October 14, 2015 6:00 pm / 7:30 pm

Kapaa Public Library, 4-1464 Kuhio Highway

Free workshops by the Public Access Room (PAR) to help citizens learn to effectively participate in Hawaii’s lawmaking process will be offered at several locations on Kauai, October 13th – 16th.

Topics include effective lobbying & testimony; understanding the process, deadlines, and power dynamics; website tools; helpful handouts and guides; and delving into matters of interest to participants. The 90-minute workshop is designed to be useful to both newcomers and veterans of the legislative process.

All welcome, no registration or prior experience required. PAR is the public’s non-partisan resource office at the State Capitol. Additional workshops may be arranged, as time permits. For more information: par@capitol.hawaii.gov, 808/587-0478 (toll free from Kauai = 274-3141, x 7-0478), or visit LRBhawaii.org/PAR. (Flyer)


Workshops are being offered on the following dates/times: Tuesday, October 13, 6:00 p.m., Kalaheo Neighborhood Center, 4480 Papalina Rd.; Wednesday, October 14, 6:00 p.m., Kapaa Public Library, 4-1464 Kuhio Highway; Thursday, October 15, 5:30 p.m., Lihue Public Library, 4344 Hardy St.; Friday, October 16, 12 noon, Princeville Public Library, 4343 Emmalani Dr.