http://kauaifestivals.com/feed.xmlKauai Festivals2015-03-02T06:15:01ZKauai FestivalsXML::Atom::SimpleFeedhttp://www.kauaifestivals.com/festivals/e_kanikapila_kakou_2015__music_into_the_community.htmlE Kanikapila Kakou 2015 — "Music into the CommunityMonday, March 2nd 2015Monday, March 2nd 2015<img src="http://kauaifestivals.com/assets/images/festival_photos/medium/_5818.jpg" width="214" height="143" align="left" vspace="4" hspace="4" border="0" /> Garden Island Arts Council presents our 32nd Year E Kanikapila Kakou 2015.The best of Hawaiian music every Monday night starting January 19 through March 23rd from 6:00pm - 9:00pm. Members of the Hawaiian Music Hall of Fame Serenade's - Kuuipo Kumukahi, Kimo Stone, Isaac Akuna and Joseph Winchester will be singing the songs of Na Lani Eha, the Royal Four, who composed some of the most memorable and beloved songs in the Hawaiian Music repertoire. No host bar and food concession is made available in the Jasmine Ballroom by the Kauai Beach Resort DETAILS: E Kanikapila Kakou 2015 — "Music into the Community Location: The Kauai Beach Resort Date: Monday, March 2nd 2015 Time: 06:00 PM - 09:00 PM http://www.kauaifestivals.com/festivals/e_kanikapila_kakou__week_7.htmlE Kanikapila Kakou - Week 7!Monday, March 2nd 2015Monday, March 2nd 2015<img src="http://kauaifestivals.com/assets/images/festival_photos/medium/_5595.jpg" width="214" height="143" align="left" vspace="4" hspace="4" border="0" /> This year (2015) the E Kanikapila Kakou program will focus on the weekly workshops that meet for three hours every Monday night for ten weeks from January 19 and ending on March 23. “Music Into the Community” Monday, January 19, 2015, 6 - 9 pm (Week 1) – Kauai Ukulele Groups (Kalaheo & Kaumakani, Lihue, Kilauea, Hanalei, Kapaa) Monday, January 26, 2015, 6 - 9 pm (Week 2) – Kupaoa (Lihau Hannahs & Kellen Paik) Monday, February 2, 2015, 6 - 9 pm (Week 3) – Kenneth Makuakane & the Pandanus Club (Alden Kaiaokamalie, Rodney Lopez Jr.) + Male Hula Dancers (O’Brien Eselu’s Halau) Monday, February 9, 2015, 6 - 9 pm (Week 4) - Beamers Aloha Music Camp Instructors (Kaliko Beamer Trapp, Alan Akaka, Herb Ohta Jr, Uluwehi Guerrero, Kevin Brown, Jeff Peterson, Liko Puha, Kona Bob Stoeffer Monday, February 16, 2015, 6 - 9 pm (Week 5) - Mark Yamanaka, Bert K Naihe, Edward N Atkins Monday, February 23, 2015, 6 - 9 pm (Week 6) - “Tribute to Uncle Moe” (Walt Keale & Mike Keale) Monday, March 2, 2015, 6 - 9 pm (Week 7) “Music of Na Lani Eha” - Hawaiian Music Hall of Fame Serenaders (Kuuipo Kumukahi, Kimo Stone, Isaac Akuna, Joseph Winchester) Monday, March 9, 2015, 6 - 9 pm (Week 8) - Waipuna (Kale Hannahs, Matthew Sproat, David Kamakahi) Monday, March 16, 2015, 6 - 9 pm (Week 9) - Aunty Noelani Mahoe and Kai’ola Farin Monday, March 23, 2015, 6 - 9 pm (Week 10) “One Big Community Hula Party” - Tamatea Nui O Kauai (Haunani Kaui, Wailana Dasalia, Piikea Matias, Anuhea Herrod, Tia Keawe, Rose Kurita) Malie Foundation (Lady Ipo & Uncle Nathan) DETAILS: E Kanikapila Kakou - Week 7! Location: Kauai Beach Resort Date: Monday, March 2nd 2015 Time: 06:00 PM - 09:00 PM http://www.kauaifestivals.com/festivals/dances_of_universal_peace.htmlDances of Universal PeaceThursday, March 5th 2015Thursday, March 5th 2015<img src="http://kauaifestivals.com/assets/images/festival_photos/medium/_5800.jpg" width="214" height="143" align="left" vspace="4" hspace="4" border="0" /> March 5th Dances of Universal Peace (Sufi Dances) 7:00 to 9:00pm. Church of the Pacific. Contact: Shanti Karen 808-346-1423 kjoyback@hawaiiantel.net or Darbi Shakira Freeman 808-651-7144; web-site: Kauaisufis.org for more information. DETAILS: Dances of Universal Peace Location: Church of the Pacific Date: Thursday, March 5th 2015 Time: 07:00 PM - 09:00 PM http://www.kauaifestivals.com/festivals/annual_sufi_retreat_on_kauai.htmlANNUAL SUFI RETREAT ON KAUA’IFriday, March 6th 2015Friday, March 6th 2015<img src="http://kauaifestivals.com/assets/images/festival_photos/medium/_5803.jpg" width="214" height="143" align="left" vspace="4" hspace="4" border="0" /> 3 Days of Spiritual Teachings & Practice with Pir Shabda Kahn MARCH 5TH-8TH, 2015 Imagine slowing down, leaving behind your “to do lists”, your concerns, your usual routines. Imagine that for one affordable long weekend, devoting yourself to feeding your spirit as you come together with others of like mind and heart. Kauai’s Annual Sufi Retreat will be led by Pir Shabda Kahn. Shabda is the appointed Spiritual Director of the Sufi Ruhaniat International. He travels throughout the world spreading the Sufi Message of Love, Harmony and Beauty, bringing warmth, humor and clarity in his efforts to help seekers on their Path to Awakening. Shabda’s teaching style is relaxed, friendly, humorous, and accessible while at the same time laden with rich stories, and many many years of serious study. This year’s focus will be on using Sufi teachings and practices for “Cultivating The Inner Life, Harmony with the Outer Life: growing seeds of Motivation Strength, Compassion & Ease.” This year’s focus will be on using Sufi teachings and practices for “Cultivating The Inner Life, Harmony with the Outer Life: growing the seeds of Motivation, Strength, Compassion & Ease.” The retreat will be held in Princeville, Kaua’i at the Church of the Pacific, and begins with a community offering of the Dances of Universal Peace (Sufi Dances) held from 7:00 to 9:00pm. on March 5th. These dances are open to the public and can be attended without attending the rest of the retreat. No previous experience is needed and you do not need a partner. Using simple steps and movements that are taught easily, in a joyful atmosphere, the circle of dancers move together, singing, in many languages and from many cultural and religious traditions, to promote peace and awaken a connection to the Divine. The Retreat continues on Friday, Saturday and Sunday, March 6th to 8th. Friday & Saturday from 10-6PM, Sunday from 1-9PM. We will immerse ourselves in sacred, restorative Sufi practices, including Zikr, meditations, and circle dances, which facilitate a deep and rich heart-opening experience. We will expand our capacities to feel joyous and fulfilled. For more information about the retreat or the Dances of Universal Peace please contact: Shanti Karen 808-346-1423 kjoyback@hawaiiantel.net or Darbi Shakira Freeman 808-651-7144 You can also visit our web-site: Kauaisufis.org for more information. DETAILS: ANNUAL SUFI RETREAT ON KAUA’I Location: Church of the Pacific Date: Friday, March 6th 2015 Time: 10:00 AM - 06:00 PM http://www.kauaifestivals.com/festivals/poina_ole__never_to_be_forgotten__slack_key_guitar__ukulele_concert_3776.htmlPoina 'Ole - Never to be Forgotten - Slack Key Guitar & Ukulele ConcertFriday, March 6th 2015Friday, March 6th 2015 2014 Hawaii Magazine Reader's Choice - #1 BEST LIVE SHOW. Traditional Hawaiian slack key guitar & ukulele concert featuring songs & stories telling its history. Free Gift Drawing. Tickets $20 ($15 keiki & seniors). Audience rating over 15 years is 99.3% "Highlight of our trip!". This concert will 'tune your world to Aloha'! Award winning concert artists Doug & Sandy McMaster have 10 CDs to perpetuate the knowledge and experience of the endangered artform of traditional Hawaiian slack key guitar and ukulele. Guided by the kupuna (elders), they have dedicated their lives to continuing the family tradition of slack key music. Typical comments: "Awesome music & talent!" - Kathy "Soothing to the soul and spirit." - David & Dianne "To really feel Hawaii, you must hear slack key. It embodies Aloha!" - Bill The community center is easy to find. In Hanalei, just a block past the shopping center, turn towards the mountains at Malolo Rd. A small Hanalei Community Center sign is on the edge of Waioli Park soccer fields. Go twenty yards & turn left into the graveled parking area. The concert is in the brown building - Pohai Aloha (Circle of Aloha). Tickets and more information can be found at www.McMasterSlackKey.com/liveshows.html or call (808) 826-1469. DETAILS: Poina 'Ole - Never to be Forgotten - Slack Key Guitar & Ukulele Concert Location: Hanalei Community Center Date: Friday, March 6th 2015 Time: 04:00 PM - 06:00 PM http://www.kauaifestivals.com/festivals/kekaha_plantation_maps_from_the_20s_30s_and_beyond.htmlKekaha Plantation Maps from the '20s, '30s and BeyondFriday, March 6th 2015Friday, March 6th 2015 A presentation summarizing the land use maps from the Kekaha Plantation, from its start through many phases of change. Surveyors and engineers mapped fields, irrigation, housing camps, mill, and infrastructure. Kauai Historical Society archivists cataloged maps using Library of Congress standards, which makes it possible to research past and current land configurations. Presentation in honor of archivist Malina Pereza. Project funded by Hawaii Council for the Humanities. DETAILS: Kekaha Plantation Maps from the '20s, '30s and Beyond Location: Historic County Building, 4396 Rice Street Date: Friday, March 6th 2015 Time: 04:30 PM - 06:00 PM http://www.kauaifestivals.com/festivals/6th_annual_bowl_for_kids_sake_wild_wild_west_bowl.html6th Annual Bowl For Kids Sake "Wild Wild West Bowl!"Saturday, March 7th 2015Saturday, March 7th 2015<img src="http://kauaifestivals.com/assets/images/festival_photos/medium/_5648.jpg" width="214" height="143" align="left" vspace="4" hspace="4" border="0" /> This annual fundraising event is full of fun, bowling, prize drawings, company team spirit, signature event t-shirts for participants, and ono food from Mark's Place! 100% of monies raised will be used to continue supporting our mission of providing one-to-one mentorship for Kauai's Keiki. This event has become one of the most popular events on island with over 60 businesses and 300 bowlers participating. Each team of 6 will receive two rounds of bowling, delicious cuisine from Mark’s Place, signature event t-shirt, entertainment, opportunity for prize drawings and much, much, more! DETAILS: 6th Annual Bowl For Kids Sake "Wild Wild West Bowl!" Location: Kaua'i Bowl-4303 Rice St. Date: Saturday, March 7th 2015 Time: 06:00 PM - 08:30 PM http://www.kauaifestivals.com/festivals/friends_of_the_north_shore_library_at_princeville_quarterly_used_book_sale.htmlFRIENDS OF THE NORTH SHORE LIBRARY AT PRINCEVILLE: QUARTERLY USED BOOK SALESaturday, March 7th 2015Saturday, March 7th 2015 FRIENDS OF THE NORTH SHORE LIBRARY AT PRINCEVILLE: QUARTERLY USED BOOK SALE Saturday March 7, 2015: 10:00 am – 4:00 pm. Princeville Public Library, 4343 Emmalani Drive, Princeville, HI 96722 Over 10,000 books, DVDs, CDs and jigsaw puzzles! All children may select one free book. After 2:00 pm, EVERYTHING IS HALF PRICE! For more information, contact the Library at 826-4310 or visit the Friends on Facebook or on the web at www.PrincevilleLibrary.com. This event is sponsored by the Friends of the North Shore Library at Princeville and by the Princeville Public Library. Donations of books in good condition are always appreciated and may be brought to the Library desk whenever the Library is open. DETAILS: FRIENDS OF THE NORTH SHORE LIBRARY AT PRINCEVILLE: QUARTERLY USED BOOK SALE Location: Princeville Public Library Date: Saturday, March 7th 2015 Time: 10:00 AM - 04:00 PM http://www.kauaifestivals.com/festivals/tour_of_the_islands__slack_key_guitar__ukulele_concert_3777.htmlTour of the Islands - Slack Key Guitar & Ukulele ConcertSunday, March 8th 2015Sunday, March 8th 2015 2014 Hawaii Magazine Reader's Choice - #1 BEST LIVE SHOW. Traditional Hawaiian slack key guitar & ukulele concert featuring songs & stories telling its history. Free Gift Drawing. Tickets $20 ($15 keiki & seniors). Audience rating over 15 years is 99.3% "Highlight of our trip!". This concert will 'tune your world to Aloha'! Award winning concert artists Doug & Sandy McMaster have 10 CDs to perpetuate the knowledge and experience of the endangered artform of traditional Hawaiian slack key guitar and ukulele. Guided by the kupuna (elders), they have dedicated their lives to continuing the family tradition of slack key music. Typical comments: "Awesome music & talent!" - Kathy "Soothing to the soul and spirit." - David & Dianne "To really feel Hawaii, you must hear slack key. It embodies Aloha!" - Bill The community center is easy to find. In Hanalei, just a block past the shopping center, turn towards the mountains at Malolo Rd. A small Hanalei Community Center sign is on the edge of Waioli Park soccer fields. Go twenty yards & turn left into the graveled parking area. The concert is in the brown building - Pohai Aloha (Circle of Aloha). Tickets and more information can be found at www.McMasterSlackKey.com/liveshows.html or call (808) 826-1469. DETAILS: Tour of the Islands - Slack Key Guitar & Ukulele Concert Location: Hanalei Community Center Date: Sunday, March 8th 2015 Time: 03:00 PM - 05:00 PM http://www.kauaifestivals.com/festivals/e_kanikapila_kakou_2015__music_into_the_community_3877.htmlE Kanikapila Kakou 2015 — "Music into the CommunityMonday, March 9th 2015Monday, March 9th 2015<img src="http://kauaifestivals.com/assets/images/festival_photos/medium/_5819.jpg" width="214" height="143" align="left" vspace="4" hspace="4" border="0" /> Ukulele Circle - the hot trio known as Waipuna bring their special sound to Kauai. Kale Hannahs, Mathew Sproat and David Kamakahi are Na Hoku Hanohano Award winners who are much in demand in the music circuit. Each member comes from lineage of Hawaiian Music greats. DETAILS: E Kanikapila Kakou 2015 — "Music into the Community Location: The Kauai Beach Resort Date: Monday, March 9th 2015 Time: 06:00 PM - 09:00 PM http://www.kauaifestivals.com/festivals/e_kanikapila_kakou__week_8.htmlE Kanikapila Kakou - Week 8!Monday, March 9th 2015Monday, March 9th 2015<img src="http://kauaifestivals.com/assets/images/festival_photos/medium/_5597.jpg" width="214" height="143" align="left" vspace="4" hspace="4" border="0" /> This year (2015) the E Kanikapila Kakou program will focus on the weekly workshops that meet for three hours every Monday night for ten weeks from January 19 and ending on March 23. “Music Into the Community” Monday, January 19, 2015, 6 - 9 pm (Week 1) – Kauai Ukulele Groups (Kalaheo & Kaumakani, Lihue, Kilauea, Hanalei, Kapaa) Monday, January 26, 2015, 6 - 9 pm (Week 2) – Kupaoa (Lihau Hannahs & Kellen Paik) Monday, February 2, 2015, 6 - 9 pm (Week 3) – Kenneth Makuakane & the Pandanus Club (Alden Kaiaokamalie, Rodney Lopez Jr.) + Male Hula Dancers (O’Brien Eselu’s Halau) Monday, February 9, 2015, 6 - 9 pm (Week 4) - Beamers Aloha Music Camp Instructors (Kaliko Beamer Trapp, Alan Akaka, Herb Ohta Jr, Uluwehi Guerrero, Kevin Brown, Jeff Peterson, Liko Puha, Kona Bob Stoeffer Monday, February 16, 2015, 6 - 9 pm (Week 5) - Mark Yamanaka, Bert K Naihe, Edward N Atkins Monday, February 23, 2015, 6 - 9 pm (Week 6) - “Tribute to Uncle Moe” (Walt Keale & Mike Keale) Monday, March 2, 2015, 6 - 9 pm (Week 7) “Music of Na Lani Eha” - Hawaiian Music Hall of Fame Serenaders (Kuuipo Kumukahi, Kimo Stone, Isaac Akuna, Joseph Winchester) Monday, March 9, 2015, 6 - 9 pm (Week 8) - Waipuna (Kale Hannahs, Matthew Sproat, David Kamakahi) Monday, March 16, 2015, 6 - 9 pm (Week 9) - Aunty Noelani Mahoe and Kai’ola Farin Monday, March 23, 2015, 6 - 9 pm (Week 10) “One Big Community Hula Party” - Tamatea Nui O Kauai (Haunani Kaui, Wailana Dasalia, Piikea Matias, Anuhea Herrod, Tia Keawe, Rose Kurita) Malie Foundation (Lady Ipo & Uncle Nathan) DETAILS: E Kanikapila Kakou - Week 8! Location: Kauai Beach Resort Date: Monday, March 9th 2015 Time: 06:00 PM - 09:00 PM http://www.kauaifestivals.com/festivals/social_media_for_business_intermediate_twitter.htmlSocial Media for Business, Intermediate TwitterWednesday, March 11th 2015Wednesday, March 11th 2015<img src="http://kauaifestivals.com/assets/images/festival_photos/medium/_5464.jpg" width="214" height="143" align="left" vspace="4" hspace="4" border="0" /> March 11, 2015 1-4pm; KCC-OCET Have a Twitter account but you could be more effective? Learn how to use Twitter tools, what to tweet about, how to participate in Twitter chat, how to find people to interact with, what clout is and why it matters. DETAILS: Social Media for Business, Intermediate Twitter Location: Kauai Community College-OCET Date: Wednesday, March 11th 2015 Time: 01:00 PM - 04:00 PM http://www.kauaifestivals.com/festivals/gift_of_the_ancestors__slack_key_guitar__ukulele_concert_3778.htmlGift of the Ancestors - Slack Key Guitar & Ukulele ConcertFriday, March 13th 2015Friday, March 13th 2015 2014 Hawaii Magazine Reader's Choice - #1 BEST LIVE SHOW. Traditional Hawaiian slack key guitar & ukulele concert featuring songs & stories telling its history. Free Gift Drawing. Tickets $20 ($15 keiki & seniors). Audience rating over 15 years is 99.3% "Highlight of our trip!". This concert will 'tune your world to Aloha'! Award winning concert artists Doug & Sandy McMaster have 10 CDs to perpetuate the knowledge and experience of the endangered artform of traditional Hawaiian slack key guitar and ukulele. Guided by the kupuna (elders), they have dedicated their lives to continuing the family tradition of slack key music. Typical comments: "Awesome music & talent!" - Kathy "Soothing to the soul and spirit." - David & Dianne "To really feel Hawaii, you must hear slack key. It embodies Aloha!" - Bill The community center is easy to find. In Hanalei, just a block past the shopping center, turn towards the mountains at Malolo Rd. A small Hanalei Community Center sign is on the edge of Waioli Park soccer fields. Go twenty yards & turn left into the graveled parking area. The concert is in the brown building - Pohai Aloha (Circle of Aloha). Tickets and more information can be found at www.McMasterSlackKey.com/liveshows.html or call (808) 826-1469. DETAILS: Gift of the Ancestors - Slack Key Guitar & Ukulele Concert Location: Hanalei Community Center Date: Friday, March 13th 2015 Time: 04:00 PM - 06:00 PM http://www.kauaifestivals.com/festivals/purim_costume_party_and_shabbat_dinner.htmlPurim Costume Party and Shabbat DinnerFriday, March 13th 2015Friday, March 13th 2015<img src="http://kauaifestivals.com/assets/images/festival_photos/medium/purim_kauai_5814.jpg" width="214" height="143" align="left" vspace="4" hspace="4" border="0" /> Purim costume party…One of the holiest and most exciting times of the year. Purim Party includes… Shabbat dinner – Vegan potluck Reading of Megillat Esther. Singing, dancing, live music, great company, lots of fun… Everyone is encouraged to wear a costume March 13 5:30 PM DETAILS: Purim Costume Party and Shabbat Dinner Location: Wailua Homesteads Date: Friday, March 13th 2015 Time: 05:30 PM - 10:00 PM http://www.kauaifestivals.com/festivals/prince_kuhio_celebration_rodeo.htmlPrince Kuhio Celebration RodeoSaturday, March 14th 2015Saturday, March 14th 2015<img src="http://kauaifestivals.com/assets/images/festival_photos/medium/_4835.jpg" width="214" height="143" align="left" vspace="4" hspace="4" border="0" /> See exciting youth of the island enjoying barrel racing, pole bending, goat racing.... Rodeos and horseback riding have long-been a tradition in Hawaii, since the early days of the plantation era. Our junior and high School members compete with barrel racing, goat tying, breakaway roping, bull riding and double mugging. Open to the public at no charge. DETAILS: Prince Kuhio Celebration Rodeo Location: CJM Stables Date: Saturday, March 14th 2015 Time: 09:00 AM - 03:00 PM http://www.kauaifestivals.com/festivals/hanalei_slack_key_guitar__ukulele_concert_3779.htmlHanalei Slack Key Guitar & Ukulele ConcertSunday, March 15th 2015Sunday, March 15th 2015 2014 Hawaii Magazine Reader's Choice - #1 BEST LIVE SHOW. Traditional Hawaiian slack key guitar & ukulele concert featuring songs & stories telling its history. Free Gift Drawing. Tickets $20 ($15 keiki & seniors). Audience rating over 15 years is 99.3% "Highlight of our trip!". This concert will 'tune your world to Aloha'! Award winning concert artists Doug & Sandy McMaster have 10 CDs to perpetuate the knowledge and experience of the endangered artform of traditional Hawaiian slack key guitar and ukulele. Guided by the kupuna (elders), they have dedicated their lives to continuing the family tradition of slack key music. Typical comments: "Awesome music & talent!" - Kathy "Soothing to the soul and spirit." - David & Dianne "To really feel Hawaii, you must hear slack key. It embodies Aloha!" - Bill The community center is easy to find. In Hanalei, just a block past the shopping center, turn towards the mountains at Malolo Rd. A small Hanalei Community Center sign is on the edge of Waioli Park soccer fields. Go twenty yards & turn left into the graveled parking area. The concert is in the brown building - Pohai Aloha (Circle of Aloha). Tickets and more information can be found at www.McMasterSlackKey.com/liveshows.html or call (808) 826-1469. DETAILS: Hanalei Slack Key Guitar & Ukulele Concert Location: Hanalei Community Center Date: Sunday, March 15th 2015 Time: 03:00 PM - 05:00 PM http://www.kauaifestivals.com/festivals/e_kanikapila_kakou_2015__music_into_the_community_3878.htmlE Kanikapila Kakou 2015 — "Music into the CommunityMonday, March 16th 2015Monday, March 16th 2015<img src="http://kauaifestivals.com/assets/images/festival_photos/medium/_5820.jpg" width="214" height="143" align="left" vspace="4" hspace="4" border="0" /> On Monday, March 16th a rare combination of the traditional and the contemporary in Hawaiian Music will be presented by Noelani Mahoe of the Nahenahe Serenaders with her grandson Kaiola Farin. Young Sean Robbins from Hawaii island will share his hakumele compositions on his first and newly released CD. DETAILS: E Kanikapila Kakou 2015 — "Music into the Community Location: The Kauai Beach Resort Date: Monday, March 16th 2015 Time: 06:00 PM - 09:00 PM http://www.kauaifestivals.com/festivals/e_kanikapila_kakou___week_9.htmlE Kanikapila Kakou - Week 9!Monday, March 16th 2015Monday, March 16th 2015<img src="http://kauaifestivals.com/assets/images/festival_photos/medium/_5599.jpg" width="214" height="143" align="left" vspace="4" hspace="4" border="0" /> This year (2015) the E Kanikapila Kakou program will focus on the weekly workshops that meet for three hours every Monday night for ten weeks from January 19 and ending on March 23. “Music Into the Community” Monday, January 19, 2015, 6 - 9 pm (Week 1) – Kauai Ukulele Groups (Kalaheo & Kaumakani, Lihue, Kilauea, Hanalei, Kapaa) Monday, January 26, 2015, 6 - 9 pm (Week 2) – Kupaoa (Lihau Hannahs & Kellen Paik) Monday, February 2, 2015, 6 - 9 pm (Week 3) – Kenneth Makuakane & the Pandanus Club (Alden Kaiaokamalie, Rodney Lopez Jr.) + Male Hula Dancers (O’Brien Eselu’s Halau) Monday, February 9, 2015, 6 - 9 pm (Week 4) - Beamers Aloha Music Camp Instructors (Kaliko Beamer Trapp, Alan Akaka, Herb Ohta Jr, Uluwehi Guerrero, Kevin Brown, Jeff Peterson, Liko Puha, Kona Bob Stoeffer Monday, February 16, 2015, 6 - 9 pm (Week 5) - Mark Yamanaka, Bert K Naihe, Edward N Atkins Monday, February 23, 2015, 6 - 9 pm (Week 6) - “Tribute to Uncle Moe” (Walt Keale & Mike Keale) Monday, March 2, 2015, 6 - 9 pm (Week 7) “Music of Na Lani Eha” - Hawaiian Music Hall of Fame Serenaders (Kuuipo Kumukahi, Kimo Stone, Isaac Akuna, Joseph Winchester) Monday, March 9, 2015, 6 - 9 pm (Week 8) - Waipuna (Kale Hannahs, Matthew Sproat, David Kamakahi) Monday, March 16, 2015, 6 - 9 pm (Week 9) - Aunty Noelani Mahoe and Kai’ola Farin Monday, March 23, 2015, 6 - 9 pm (Week 10) “One Big Community Hula Party” - Tamatea Nui O Kauai (Haunani Kaui, Wailana Dasalia, Piikea Matias, Anuhea Herrod, Tia Keawe, Rose Kurita) Malie Foundation (Lady Ipo & Uncle Nathan) DETAILS: E Kanikapila Kakou - Week 9! Location: Kauai Beach Resort Date: Monday, March 16th 2015 Time: 06:00 PM - 09:00 PM http://www.kauaifestivals.com/festivals/social_media_for_business_introduction_to_facebook.htmlSocial Media for Business, Introduction to FacebookWednesday, March 18th 2015Wednesday, March 18th 2015<img src="http://kauaifestivals.com/assets/images/festival_photos/medium/_5806.jpg" width="214" height="143" align="left" vspace="4" hspace="4" border="0" /> Feb 18, 2015, 1-4pm; Social Media for Business, Introduction to Facebook It is expected that you already have a Facebook Timeline and know the basics of using Facebook. Please bring your own laptop. Note there is a difference between a Facebook personal Timeline (or profile) and a Facebook Page. Personal Timelines (profiles) have “friends”, Pages have “likes”. Pages are for brands, companies and non-profits. Personal Timelines are for individuals. This class is for those who want to have a Facebook Page but don’t know how to get started. You’ll learn the basics including how to set up the page and use the admin interface. DETAILS: Social Media for Business, Introduction to Facebook Location: Kauai Community College-OCET Date: Wednesday, March 18th 2015 Time: 01:00 PM - 04:00 PM http://www.kauaifestivals.com/festivals/traditional_hawaiian_slack_key_guitar__ukulele_concert.htmlTraditional Hawaiian Slack Key Guitar & Ukulele ConcertFriday, March 20th 2015Friday, March 20th 2015 2014 Hawaii Magazine Reader's Choice - #1 BEST LIVE SHOW. Traditional Hawaiian slack key guitar & ukulele concert featuring songs & stories telling its history. Free Gift Drawing. Tickets $20 ($15 keiki & seniors). Audience rating over 15 years is 99.3% "Highlight of our trip!". This concert will 'tune your world to Aloha'! Award winning concert artists Doug & Sandy McMaster have 10 CDs to perpetuate the knowledge and experience of the endangered artform of traditional Hawaiian slack key guitar and ukulele. Guided by the kupuna (elders), they have dedicated their lives to continuing the family tradition of slack key music. Typical comments: "Awesome music & talent!" - Kathy "Soothing to the soul and spirit." - David & Dianne "To really feel Hawaii, you must hear slack key. It embodies Aloha!" - Bill The community center is easy to find. In Hanalei, just a block past the shopping center, turn towards the mountains at Malolo Rd. A small Hanalei Community Center sign is on the edge of Waioli Park soccer fields. Go twenty yards & turn left into the graveled parking area. The concert is in the brown building - Pohai Aloha (Circle of Aloha). Tickets and more information can be found at www.McMasterSlackKey.com/liveshows.html or call (808) 826-1469. DETAILS: Traditional Hawaiian Slack Key Guitar & Ukulele Concert Location: Hanalei Community Center Date: Friday, March 20th 2015 Time: 04:00 PM - 06:00 PM http://www.kauaifestivals.com/festivals/2015_hoedown_for_hope.html2015 Hoedown For HopeSaturday, March 21st 2015Saturday, March 21st 2015<img src="http://kauaifestivals.com/assets/images/festival_photos/medium/_5810.jpg" width="214" height="143" align="left" vspace="4" hspace="4" border="0" /> Have a boot-stompin, grand ole time at the 7th Annual Hoedown For Hope to benefit the American Cancer Society. Featuring an evening of dancing, dining, live and silent auctions, challenging games, photo booth and a variety entertainment, including band: Special Guest Maddie & Tae DETAILS: 2015 Hoedown For Hope Location: Kilohana Luau Pavilion Date: Saturday, March 21st 2015 Time: 05:00 PM - 10:30 PM http://www.kauaifestivals.com/festivals/kauai_island_crafters_fair_3840.htmlKauai Island Crafters FairSaturday, March 21st 2015Saturday, March 21st 2015<img src="http://kauaifestivals.com/assets/images/festival_photos/medium/_5715.jpg" width="214" height="143" align="left" vspace="4" hspace="4" border="0" /> E Komo Mai ! The Kauai Island Crafters Fair is the place to be this weekend! Visitors are welcome! You will find an amazing array of quality hand-made products from Kauai’s own crafters and artisans. Beautifully crafted handbags & Hawaiian print placements, floral hair pins, fabric angels, Hawaiian quilts, Kauai scenic photography & paintings, carved hardwood tikis & bone jewelry, beach wear cover up, sunrise shell jewelry, Kauai souvenirs and lots more by local Kauai artists. This is where you will find that unique gift for that joyous occasion or special someone that will be cherished for years. Ono local grinds. Proceeds to benefit The Church of the Pacific. Instagram kauaiparadiseheirlooms DETAILS: Kauai Island Crafters Fair Location: Church of the Pacific, 5-4280 Kuhio Highway, Princeville Date: Saturday, March 21st 2015 Time: 08:00 AM - 02:00 PM http://www.kauaifestivals.com/festivals/prince_kuhio_celebration_garden_isle_artisan_fair_.htmlPrince Kuhio Celebration Garden Isle Artisan Fair Saturday, March 21st 2015Saturday, March 21st 2015<img src="http://kauaifestivals.com/assets/images/festival_photos/medium/_4776.jpg" width="214" height="143" align="left" vspace="4" hspace="4" border="0" /> This event offers an opportunity to see a wealth of local talent on the Garden Isle with over 40 of Kauai's fine artisans. Photography, jewelry, aloha wear, wood carvings, lau hala baskets, pounded mulberry bark, passion fruit and assorted jewelry, original oil paintings, table linens and more. Local plate lunches and shave ice all day. Hear a performance by drummer-maker, Heifara. Learn about Prince Kuhio at our historical table. DETAILS: Prince Kuhio Celebration Garden Isle Artisan Fair Location: Poipu Date: Saturday, March 21st 2015 Time: 09:00 AM - 03:00 PM http://www.kauaifestivals.com/festivals/prince_kuhio_celebration_commemorative_ceremonies.htmlPrince Kuhio Celebration Commemorative CeremoniesSaturday, March 21st 2015Saturday, March 21st 2015<img src="http://kauaifestivals.com/assets/images/festival_photos/medium/_5778.jpg" width="214" height="143" align="left" vspace="4" hspace="4" border="0" /> Observe the protocol of honoring Prince Kuhio as the Royal Order of Kamehameha honors him with ho`okupu (gifts), hula (dance), and oli (chant). Ceremonies, song and dance reflect Native Hawaiian traditional cultural practices. Open to the public with some tent seating and lawn seating. Bring sunscreen a hat, sunglasses and water. DETAILS: Prince Kuhio Celebration Commemorative Ceremonies Location: Prince Kuhio Park Date: Saturday, March 21st 2015 Time: 10:00 AM - 11:30 AM http://www.kauaifestivals.com/festivals/relay_for_life_teams_zumbathon.htmlRelay for Life Teams Zumba-thonSaturday, March 21st 2015Saturday, March 21st 2015<img src="http://kauaifestivals.com/assets/images/festival_photos/medium/_5793.jpg" width="214" height="143" align="left" vspace="4" hspace="4" border="0" /> American Cancer Relay for Life Fundraiser. Come join the fun. More information to come. DETAILS: Relay for Life Teams Zumba-thon Location: Kauai War Memorial Convention Hall Date: Saturday, March 21st 2015 Time: 12:00 PM - 02:00 PM