All events are subject to change. To confirm dates and times use contact information provided.
Exercise & Meditation
Pickleball, Sun./Tue./Thu., 8-11, Kahuku Park, H.O.V.E. Jaquie Woodmansee, 929-7092
Pāhala Pool Schedule: Adult Lap Swim, Daily, 10-noon; Public Recreational Swim, Daily, 1-4pm; Water Exercise, Mon./Wed./Fri., 9-10am, $20/month. 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. firstname.lastname@example.org
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, email@example.com
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
Yogilates, Fri., 7:30-8:30am, Volcano Art Center, Volcano Village. $5-10. Marcia Timboy, 967-8222
Tai Chi with Dr. Myrtle Miyamura, Fri., 10-noon, Ka‘ū District Gym in Pāhala.
Daily & Weekly Events & Activities
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, Nā‘ālehu Community Center & 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
Read to Me, Tue. (through Dec. 11), 3:30-4:30pm, Ka‘ū District Gym multi-purpose room, Pāhala. For ages 5-12. Open registration. 928-3102, hawaiicounty.gov/pr-recreation/
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
Alanon Meeting, Tue., 6:30-8pm, Discovery Harbour Community Hall. Open to the public. Meetings are ongoing, self help group supporting persons affected by Alcoholism/drug abuse in their family. 929-9576, discoveryharbour.net
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.
Community Bookstore, Wed., 10-3pm at Kauaha‘ao Church, Wai‘ōhinu. 938-0411
Aloha Wednesday Art Class - Creative Arts at Ni‘aulani, 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
Stewardship of Kīpukapuaulu, Thu, 9:30am, meet at Kīpukapuaulu parking lot, Mauna Loa Rd, off Hwy 11 in Hawai‘i Volcanoes National Park. Volunteers help remove troublesome in an area of astonishing native forest and understory diversity. Bring Clippers/pruners, sturdy gloves, hat and water. Wear stainable clothes and closed-toe shoes. New volunteers contact Marilyn Nicholson for more - email@example.com. Free; park entrance fees apply. nps.gov/HAVO
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 firstname.lastname@example.org
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