All events are subject to change. To confirm dates and times use contact information provided.
Exercise & Meditation
Pickleball, Sun./Tue./Thu., 6:15-noon, Kahuku Park, H.O.V.E. Jaquie Woodmansee, 929-7092
Pāhala Pool Schedule: Adult Lap Swim, Daily, 10-noon; Public Recreational Swim, Mon-Fri, 1-3pm, Sat/Sun, 1-4pm; Water Exercise, Mon./Wed./Fri., 9-10am. Closed during National and State holidays. 928-8177, hawaiicounty.gov/pr-aquatics
Volcano Insight, Sun., 10-11:30am, Volcano Art Center, Volcano Village. Insight (or mindfulness) meditation, from the Buddhist tradition. All are welcome. Donations accepted. email@example.com
Alcoholics Anonymous meetings: One Day at a Time Group, Sun., 4-4:30pm, Cooper Center, Volcano Village;Happy, Joyous and Free Group, Mon./Thu., 7pm, Sat., 5pm, St. Jude’s in Ocean View; Friday Night BBQ Meeting, Fri., 5pm, Wai‘ōhinu (929 -7674); West Hawai‘i Intergroup (329-1212) or Hilo office (961-6133).
Tai Chi Chuan Yang Long Form 108, Mon./Fri., 7-10am, Discovery Harbour Community Hall. $5 donation. David, 785-6644
Yoga, Mon./Wed., 7:30-8:45am, & Thu., 5:30-7pm, Volcano Art Center, Volcano Village. Beginning and Intermediate. Emily Catey Weiss, firstname.lastname@example.org
Hālau Hula O Leionalani - Hula Classes, Wed., 5:30-6:30pm (keiki), 6:30-7:30pm (adult beginners), 7:30-8:30pm (adult advanced), Pāhala Community Center. Led by Kumu Hula Debbie Leionalani Ryder. Register by coming to class or call 649-9334.
Kripalu Yoga, Wed., 5:30-7pm, Volcano Art Center, Volcano Village. $10. Jo Caron, 443-6993
Volcano Farmers Market, Sun., 6-10am, Cooper Center, Volcano Village. Hot food, flowers and native plants, local produce, breads, jams, beef, coffee, swap meet and more. EBT welcome. 967-7800
Lending Library, Mon.-Fri., 8:30-noon, Ocean View Community Center. 939-7033
Ocean View Nutrition Site and Senior Club hosts activities at St. Jude’s Church on Mon./Wed./Fri. from 8:30am and provides lunches 11-12:30pm for seniors and older. Donations requested.
Tūtū & Me Traveling Preschool, Mon./Wed., 8:45-10:45am, Kauaha‘ao Congregational Church building, Wai‘ōhinu & Tue./Thu., 8:30-10:30am, Pāhala Community Center. Tuition-free for keiki ages 0-5 & their caregivers. 929-8571
Punalu‘u Bake Shop Music Lineup, Richard Zazzi Mon, 9-1pm; Gary Cole, aka Foggy Wed/Sat, 11-1pm; Uncle Sonny Wed/Sat, 1-5pm; Tui Masaniai Fri, 10-2pm
Ni‘aulani Nature Walks, Mon., 9:30am, Volcano Art Center, Volcano Village. One-hour nature walk through old-growth Hawaiian rainforest. Easy, 1/7-mile loop trail. Free (calabash donations welcome). 967-8222 or volcanoartcenter.org
Kahuku Ranger Guided Orientation Talk, Sun./Wed./Thu./Fri., 10:30am & 1pm, Sat., 10:30am, Kahuku Unit of Hawai‘i Volcanoes National Park, Hwy. 11, near 70.5 mile marker. 20-30 min., includes general overview of park and volcanic activity update. Topics and subject matter vary; highlights natural, cultural, and historic attributes of Kahuku. nps.gov/hawaiivolcanoes/planyourvisit/kahuku-hikes.htm
Pāhala Senior Center, Lunch served Mon.-Fri., 10:30am for residents 60 and older. Julie, 928-3101
Nā‘ālehu Senior Nutrition Center (Hawai‘i County Nutrition Program), Lunch served Mon.-Fri, 10:45am for residents 60 and older, greater Nā‘ālehu area. 939-2505
Hawaiian Values Printmaking Class, Mon. (excluding holidays), 11-1pm, Volcano Art Center's Ni‘aulani Campus, Volcano Village. Uses a collection of donated linoleum block prints by Deitrich and Linda Varez. $5 supply fee. No registration required. volcanoartcenter.org, 967-8222
Board Games, Mon.-Wed., Fri., 1-4pm, Kahuku Park, H.O.V.E. For all ages. 929-9113, hawaiicounty.gov/pr-recreation
Pāhala Boys & Girls Club, Mon. - Fri., 2-6pm, Pāhala Community Center. Dolly Kailiawa, 756-5285
Taiko Drumming, Mon., 5-7pm, Wed., 4-6pm, Pāhala Hongwanji. Made possible by Pāhala Hongwanji Mission. Informal group instructed by Paul Sakamoto of Puna Taiko. For more, call Wayne Kawachi, 937-4773.
Stained Glass Open Studio, Mon., 6-9pm, Volcano Art Center in Volcano Village. $10/session or $40/4 sessions - includes a grinder bit. All other materials/supplies not included. Pre-registration required. 967-8222
Ka‘ū Driver License Office, Tue./Wed. by appointment. 854-7214
Ka‘ū High Blended Learning Program, Tue./Wed., 8-4pm, Computer Lab, Ocean View Community Center. For students in grades 7-12. Sponsored by Hawai‘i State Dept. of Education. Hosted by Ocean View Community Association in partnership with Ka‘ū High & Pāhala Elementary School. ovcahi.org,email@example.com. Those interested asked to call 313-4100.
Family Movie Matinee, Tue., 3pm, Nā‘ālehu Public Library. Free movies & popcorn. 939-2442
Family History/Geneology Workshops, Tue., 4-6pm, Nā‘ālehu Mormon Church. Theresa Ducret presents free, online workshops. Appointments at 238-6221.
Basic Computer & Internet Classes, Tue., 5:30 & 6pm, Pāhala Public & School Library. Debbie, 928-2015
Kanikapila Jam Sessions, Tue., 5:30-7pm, Volcano Art Center in Volcano Village. 967-8222
Nā‘ālehu Market, Wed./Sat., 6:30-2pm, Ace Hardware. Produce and locally made products.
Ka‘ū Farmers Market, Wed., 8-noon, Shaka’s Restaurant in Nā‘ālehu. Produce, Hawaiiana, arts and crafts, fresh baked goods.
Volunteer Days w/Volcano School of Arts & Sciences at Kāwā, Wed., 9-12:30pm, Kāwā. Sign-up w/James Akau, Nā Mamo o Kāwā, firstname.lastname@example.org, email@example.com, 561-9111. nmok.org
Community Bookstore, Wed., 10-3pm at Kauaha‘ao Church, Wai‘ōhinu. 938-0411
Aloha Wednesday Art Class, 11-1pm, Volcano Art Center's Ni‘aulani Campus, Volcano Village. Focuses on a range of visual art techniques. Supply fees vary. volcanoartcenter.org, 967-8222
LEGO Club, Wed., drop-in 2-4pm, Nā‘ālehu Library. Recommended for ages 4 and up. 939-2442
Game Night, Wed., 6:30-9pm, Discovery Harbour Community Hall. Games & conversation. Open to the public. Potluck first Wed each month at 5:30pm; bring dish for six. Sheri, 929-9258
VA Telehealth Medical Services, Thu., 8-11:30am, Ocean View Community Center. Veterans interested in this service please call Kona CBOC (Community Outpatient Clinic) at 331-4526. ovcahi.org
9-Week Confident Parenting Classes, Thu., 9-11am, PARENTS, Inc., Nā‘ālehu. $45/person. All parents and caregivers welcome. Learn about effective parenting techniques to strengthen family relationships - manage stress and anger, learn positive discipline strategies, and more. Call ahead to join. 333-3460, firstname.lastname@example.org
Paneurhythmy, Thu., 9am, Kahuku Park. Free walking circle dance. Improves health, balance & spiritual development. Lisa Shock, 990-7729
Crafts, Thu., Drop-in all day, 10-6pm, Nā‘ālehu Public Library. For all ages. 939-2442
Ka Lae Quilters, Thu., 10-4pm, Discovery Harbour Community Hall. Open to public, beginners to experienced, bring equipment. Barbara Beatty, 929-9072, or Diane Farrar, 939-8720
Craft Day, Thu., 3:30-4:30pm, Pāhala Public & School Library. Recommended for ages 3 and up. 928-2015
Desperately Seeking Serenity AFG meeting, Thu., 5pm, St. Jude’s Episcopal Church in Ocean View. Sandy, 557-9847
Thursday Evening Pottery Drop-in, Thu., 6-9pm, Volcano Art Center in Volcano Village. $30/VAC member, $35/non-member. Class sized limited, pre-registration required. Erik Wold, 967-8222
Live Music Fridays at South Side Shaka’s, Nā‘ālehu. 929-7404
Women, Infant, Children Services, Fri. (except holidays) at various locations. 965-3030 or 934-3209
Aloha Fridays, 11-1pm, Volcano Art Center Gallery, Hawai‘i Volcanoes National Park. Variable hula art offerings. All welcome. Free; donations welcome. Park entrance fees apply. volcanoartcenter.org, 967-7565
Family Movie Matinee, Fri., 2-4:30pm, Pāhala Public & School Library. Free movies & popcorn. 928-2015
Music Program, Fri., 2pm, Nā‘ālehu Public Library. 939-2442
Ka‘ū ‘Ohana Band Rehearsals, Fri., 4pm, St. Jude’s Church in Ocean View. Instruments provided; no experience necessary. Ka‘ū School of the Arts, 854-1540 or email@example.com
Kīlauea Lū‘au Buffet, Fri., 5-8pm, Kīlauea Military Camp's Crater Rim Café, inside Hawai‘i Volcanoes National Park. Fee charged. Park entrance fees apply. For hula show dates, call 967-8356. kilaueamilitarycamp.com
Live Entertainment at Hana Hou Restaurant, Fri., 5:30pm in Nā‘ālehu. 929-9717
Swap Meet at Cooper Center, 2nd and 4th Sat, 8-noon, Volcano Village. Handmade crafts, crystals, jewelry, clothing, Thai food truck, shave ice, bookstore, thrift shop, playground, etc. 967-7800
Free Public Shower, Sat., 9-2pm, St. Jude’s Episcopal Church, 92-8606 Paradise Circle, Ocean View. St. Jude's provides a public health shower with hot water, soap, shampoo and clean towels along with a free hot meal. Free wifi and free charging for cell phones and computers. 939-7000
‘Ike Hana No‘eau, Experience the Skillful Work: Hawaiian Game Series, Sat., 12:30pm, Kahuku Unit of Hawai‘i Volcanoes National Park. Hawaiian cultural demonstrations and hands-on activities. Free. Co-sponsored by Hawai‘i Pacific Parks Association. Check nps.gov/hawaiivolcanoes for details.