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<p class="p7" style="text-align: center;"><span class="s1"><b>MID-MARCH 2015 ART & CULTURE EVENTS</b></span></p>

<p class="p5"><span style="line-height: 1.428571429; background-color: transparent;">Thursday, March 26, 5:30 pm</span></p>

<p class="p3"><span class="s1">Hawaii Craftsmen ‘Aha Hana Lima 2015 workshops</span></p>

<p class="p3"><span class="s1">Sara Ransford Ceramic Sculptor Lecture</span></p>

<p class="p3"><span class="s1">Sculpting in Paper Clay:  The Process</span></p>

<p class="p3"><span class="s1">Galerie 103, Kukuiula Village</span></p>

<p class="p3"><span class="s1">Contact (808) 742-0103</span></p>

<p class="p5"> </p>

<p class="p3"><span class="s1">Friday, March 27, 5:00 – 9:00 pm</span></p>

<p class="p3"><span class="s1">Saturday, March 28 & Sunday, March 29; 9:00 am– 5:00 pm</span></p>

<p class="p3"><span class="s1">Hawaii Craftsmen ‘Aha Hana Lima 2015 workshops</span></p>

<p class="p3"><span class="s1">Sara Ransford Ceramic Sculptor Workshop</span></p>

<p class="p3"><span class="s1">Sculpting in Paper Clay: The Process - <a href="http://click.icptrack.com/icp/relay.php?r=3593651&msgid=26485&act=6UXB&c=1506692&destination=http%3A%2F%2Fpyrogirlaspen.com"><span class="s2">pyrogirlaspen.com</span></a></span></p>

<p class="p3"><span class="s1">Keith Tammarine Studio, 3586 Koloa Road #B</span></p>

<p class="p3"><span class="s1">(Below Lawai General Store)</span></p>

<p class="p3"><span class="s1">Maximum enrollment – 15</span></p>

<p class="p3"><span class="s1">HC Member $250/ Non-member $300/ Student $150</span></p>

<p class="p3"><span class="s1">+ $25 lab fee</span></p>

<p class="p8"><span class="s4">Register:  <a href="http://click.icptrack.com/icp/relay.php?r=3593651&msgid=26485&act=6UXB&c=1506692&destination=http%3A%2F%2Fhawaiicraftsmen.org%2Fevent-1853075"><span class="s6">hawaiicraftsmen.org/event-1853075</span></a></span></p>

<p class="p3"><span class="s1"> </span></p>

<p class="p3"><span class="s1">Friday, March 27th, 1:00 pm-9:00 pm</span></p>

<p class="p3"><span class="s1">Saturday, March 28th, 9:00 am-5:00 pm</span></p>

<p class="p3"><span class="s1">2015 Kaua‘i Orchid and Art Festival</span></p>

<p class="p3"><span class="s1">Guest Artist -- Makana</span></p>

<p class="p3"><span class="s1">Various locations in Hanapepe</span></p>

<p class="p3"><span class="s1">Orchid show, live music, art displays, food, workshops,</span></p>

<p class="p3"><span class="s1">craft fair, Silent Auction, activities for keiki</span></p>

<p class="p3"><span class="s1">Juried Art Show with Artist Cash Prizes</span></p>

<p class="p3"><span class="s1">Plein air and studio painting both days</span></p>

<p class="p3"><span class="s1">Link for art show: <a href="http://click.icptrack.com/icp/relay.php?r=3593651&msgid=26485&act=6UXB&c=1506692&destination=http%3A%2F%2Fwww.hanapepe.org"><span class="s2">www.hanapepe.org</span></a> or call Angela Headley,</span></p>

<p class="p3"><span class="s1">(808) 335-0591</span></p>

<p class="p3"><span class="s1">All events except workshops are FREE</span></p>

<p class="p3"><span class="s1">Contact: Kimberly Busch-French (808) 651-9801</span></p>

<p class="p5"> </p>

<p class="p3"><span class="s1">Friday, March 27, 7:00 pm</span></p>

<p class="p3"><span class="s1">Tom Moffatt presents</span></p>

<p class="p3"><span class="s1">An Evening with Neil Sedaka</span></p>

<p class="p3"><span class="s1">Kauai Community College Performing Arts Center</span></p>

<p class="p3"><span class="s1">Tickets and times – TBA</span></p>

<p class="p5"> </p>

<p class="p3"><span class="s1">Saturday, March 28, 11:00 am – 1:00 pm</span></p>

<p class="p3"><span class="s1">Co-sponsors Kauai Historical Society and Kauai Museum present</span></p>

<p class="p3"><span class="s1">“He Ko’I Honua—an Introduction to the Kumulipo”</span></p>

<p class="p3"><span class="s1">by Kumu Kawika Makanani, a Kaua’i native, teacher and scholar.</span></p>

<p class="p3"><span class="s1">The Kumulipo is a seminal chant that encompasses the Hawaiian perspectives on creation, evolution, spirituality, and also the genealogy of the original ali’iI and their descendants. He presents glimpses into the major parts of the Kumulipo, a chant that has innumerable layers of knowledge and meaning.</span></p>

<p class="p3"><span class="s1">Bring a brown bag lunch; ice tea and coffee will be provided.</span></p>

<p class="p3"><span class="s1">Kauai Museum</span></p>

<p class="p3"><span class="s1">Free and open to the public</span></p>

<p class="p3"><span class="s1">Call Kauai Historical Society at 245-3373 or email <a href="http://click.icptrack.com/icp/relay.php?r=3593651&msgid=26485&act=6UXB&c=1506692&destination=http%3A%2F%2Finfo%40kauaihistoricalsociety.org"><span class="s2">info@kauaihistoricalsociety.org</span></a></span></p>

<p class="p3"><span class="s1">OR call the Kauai Museum at 245-6931.</span></p>

<p class="p3"><span class="s1"> </span></p>

<p class="p3"><span class="s1">Saturday, March 28, 10:00 am – 4:00 pm</span></p>

<p class="p3"><span class="s1">3rd Annual Grove Farm Old Time Games</span></p>

<p class="p3"><span class="s1">Experiencing family fun at the turn of the 20th Century</span></p>

<p class="p3"><span class="s1">A delightful day of family fun! – Games of skill, potato sack race, pie-eating contest, petting zoo, puppet shows, tin plate model train display, delicious food</span></p>

<p class="p3"><span class="s1">1:00 pm –  New! Grove Farm Vaudeville Show – most</span></p>

<p class="p3"><span class="s1">popular entertainment from 1880’s through 1920’s</span></p>

<p class="p3"><span class="s1">Grove Farm Museum, Lihue on Nawiliwili Road</span></p>

<p class="p3"><span class="s1">$2 entry fee; $8 for family of 4 or more.</span></p>

<p class="p3"><span class="s1">Games - $2 each, races and contests - $1 each, shows free</span></p>

<p class="p3"><span class="s1">Contact:  (808) 245-3202</span></p>

<p class="p5"> </p>

<p class="p3"><span class="s1">Saturday, March 28, (call them for time)</span></p>

<p class="p3"><span class="s1">Island School’s 36th Annual Gala Auction</span></p>

<p class="p3"><span class="s1">“Speakeasy Club”</span></p>

<p class="p3"><span class="s1">Remembering the days of gangsters, flappers & all that jazz</span></p>

<p class="p3"><span class="s1">Grand Hyatt Kaua’I Resort & Spa, Poipu</span></p>

<p class="p3"><span class="s1">Single ticket $150; Table of Ten $1,500</span></p>

<p class="p3"><span class="s1">Payment by cash, credit card, or check made out to Island School (write “auction” in memo field)</span></p>

<p class="p3"><span class="s1">Must be at least 21 years old to attend</span></p>

<p class="p8"><span class="s4">Preview auction items: <a href="http://click.icptrack.com/icp/relay.php?r=3593651&msgid=26485&act=6UXB&c=1506692&destination=http%3A%2F%2Fischool.maestroweb.com"><span class="s6">http://ischool.maestroweb.com</span></a></span></p>

<p class="p3"><span class="s1">Info:  (808) 246-0233; <a href="mailto:auction@ischool.org"><span class="s2">auction@ischool.org</span></a></span></p>

<p class="p5"> </p>

<p class="p3"><span class="s1">Saturday, March 28, 7:00 pm</span></p>

<p class="p3"><span class="s1">Kauai Christian Fellowship presents</span></p>

<p class="p3"><span class="s1">Tales of Tolstoy</span></p>

<p class="p3"><span class="s1">A One Man Show with Bruce Kuhn</span></p>

<p class="p3"><span class="s1">Kauai Community College Performing Arts Center</span></p>

<p class="p3"><span class="s1">Tickets $20</span></p>

<p class="p3"><span class="s1">Kauai Music & Sound, Scotty’s Music, Nukumoi Surf Company,</span></p>

<p class="p3"><span class="s1">Kauai Christian Fellowship, PAC Box Office – night of event</span></p>

<p class="p3"><span class="s1">Contact:  Rick Bundschuh, (808) 639-6146</span></p>

<p class="p5"> </p>

<p class="p3"><span class="s1">March 29 – Entry Deadline</span></p>

<p class="p3"><span class="s1">Call for Entries in Women in Theatre’s</span></p>

<p class="p3"><span class="s1">2015 Kauai Shorts 10-minute Play Festival</span></p>

<p class="p3"><span class="s1">Plays must be 10 minutes long and suitable for general audience</span></p>

<p class="p3"><span class="s1">Previously or professionally produced plays ineligible;</span></p>

<p class="p3"><span class="s1">Special consideration will be given to Hawaii-based playwrights.</span></p>

<p class="p3"><span class="s1">Authors notified by June 1</span></p>

<p class="p3"><span class="s1">Selected plays produced at KCC Performing Arts Center on</span></p>

<p class="p3"><span class="s1">August 7 and 8, 2015</span></p>

<p class="p3"><span class="s1">No entry fee</span></p>

<p class="p8"><span class="s4">To enter, visit <a href="http://click.icptrack.com/icp/relay.php?r=3593651&msgid=26485&act=6UXB&c=1506692&destination=http%3A%2F%2Fwww.WomenInTheatre.org"><span class="s6">www.WomenInTheatre.org</span></a></span></p>

<p class="p8"><span class="s4">Questions:  <a href="mailto:Romeycurtis@aol.com"><span class="s6">Romeycurtis@aol.com</span></a></span></p>

<p class="p5"> </p>

<p class="p3"><span class="s1">March 30, 7:00 – 8:00 pm</span></p>

<p class="p3"><span class="s1">Aloha Friday Nights</span></p>

<p class="p3"><span class="s1">Featuring Chiefess Kamakahelei Middle School Jazz Band</span></p>

<p class="p3"><span class="s1">Kukui Grove Center Stage</span></p>

<p class="p5"> </p>

<p class="p5"> </p>

<p class="p9" style="text-align: center;"><span class="s1"><b>APRIL 2015 ART & CULTURE EVENTS</b></span></p>

<p class="p5"> </p>

<p class="p3"><span class="s1">April 2 – 19, 2015 (three weekends only)</span></p>

<p class="p3"><span class="s1">Thurs, Fri, Sat at 7:00 pm; Sundays 4:00 pm</span></p>

<p class="p3"><span class="s1">Kauai Community Players present “Prodigal Father”</span></p>

<p class="p3"><span class="s1">Written & directed by Richard E. Peck,</span></p>

<p class="p3"><span class="s1">playwright from New Mexico & Kauai</span></p>

<p class="p3"><span class="s1">Light-hearted comedy about sailor/novelist father who locates his son whom he hasn’t seen in years. The play treats in hilarious fashion the inability of some men to express their love.</span></p>

<p class="p3"><span class="s1">Puhi Theatrical Playhouse, 4411 Kikowaena, Puhi</span></p>

<p class="p3"><span class="s1">Tickets:  $22 at the door;</span></p>

<p class="p3"><span class="s1">$20 in advance through <a href="http://click.icptrack.com/icp/relay.php?r=3593651&msgid=26485&act=6UXB&c=1506692&destination=http%3A%2F%2FBrownPaperTickets.com"><span class="s2">BrownPaperTickets.com</span></a>;</span></p>

<p class="p3"><span class="s1">Discounts for seniors, KCP members, and opening weekend</span></p>

<p class="p8"><span class="s4">Info:  <a href="http://click.icptrack.com/icp/relay.php?r=3593651&msgid=26485&act=6UXB&c=1506692&destination=http%3A%2F%2Fwww.KauaiCommunityPlayers.org"><span class="s6">www.KauaiCommunityPlayers.org</span></a></span></p>

<p class="p5"> </p>

<p class="p3"><span class="s1">April 2 – 30</span></p>

<p class="p3"><span class="s1">April 9, 5:00 – 8:00 pm</span></p>

<p class="p3"><span class="s1">Opening Reception</span></p>

<p class="p3"><span class="s1">Preview Exhibition for Kauai Art Tour</span></p>

<p class="p3"><span class="s1">KSA Art Gallery Space, Kukui Grove Center</span></p>

<p class="p3"><span class="s1">Contact:  Donia Lilly <a href="http://click.icptrack.com/icp/relay.php?r=3593651&msgid=26485&act=6UXB&c=1506692&destination=http%3A%2F%2FKauaiArtTour.com"><span class="s2">KauaiArtTour.com</span></a></span></p>

<p class="p5"> </p>

<p class="p3"><span class="s1">Thursday, April 9; 6:00 – 7:30 PM</span></p>

<p class="p3"><span class="s1">Presentation on Lihue:  Root and Branch of a Hawaii Town,</span></p>

<p class="p3"><span class="s1">new book by Pat L. Griffin.</span></p>

<p class="p3"><span class="s1"> At Lihue Public Library conference room</span></p>

<p class="p3"><span class="s1">Copies will be available for purchase and author’s autograph. Extensive, 350+ pg. book details evolution of Lihue town core from a mill town to commercial center, to a governmental center. Fascinating historic photos and carefully researched text illustrates architecture, social and economic changes. Brings back memories of Lihue’s past, key personalities, and hopes for its future. Mahalo to Friends of Lihue Library.</span></p>

<p class="p3"><span class="s1">Call Kauai Historical Society, 808-245-3373 or email <a href="mailto:info@kauaihistoricalsociety.org"><span class="s2">info@kauaihistoricalsociety.org</span></a>.</span></p>

<p class="p5"> </p>

<p class="p3"><span class="s1">Saturday, April 18,</span></p>

<p class="p3"><span class="s1">Hawaii Pacific University Symphony</span></p>

<p class="p3"><span class="s1">Guest Artist – Makana</span></p>

<p class="p3"><span class="s1">Kauai Community College Performing Arts Center</span></p>

<p class="p3"><span class="s1">Contact:  Dr Teresa McCreary, (808) 544-0887</span></p>

<p class="p5"> </p>

<p class="p3"><span class="s1">Saturday, April 18, 8:30 am</span></p>

<p class="p3"><span class="s1">Hui O Laka event – Earth Day</span></p>

<p class="p3"><span class="s1">Tackling the invasive weeds</span></p>

<p class="p3"><span class="s1">Kokee Museum, Kanaloahuluhulu Meadow, Kokee State Park</span></p>

<p class="p5"> </p>

<p class="p3"><span class="s1">April 18 & 19, 11:00 am to 6:00 pm</span></p>

<p class="p3"><span class="s1">Kauai Art Tour – Artists Open Studios</span></p>

<p class="p3"><span class="s1">Lihue to Waimea</span></p>

<p class="p3"><span class="s1">Free Printed Guidebooks will be available as well as Maps & Info online: <a href="http://click.icptrack.com/icp/relay.php?r=3593651&msgid=26485&act=6UXB&c=1506692&destination=http%3A%2F%2FKauaiArtTour.com"><span class="s2">KauaiArtTour.com</span></a></span></p>

<p class="p5"> </p>

<p class="p3"><span class="s1">April 25 & 26, 11:00 am to 6:00 pm</span></p>

<p class="p3"><span class="s1">Kauai Art Tour – Artists Open Studios</span></p>

<p class="p3"><span class="s1">Wailua to Hanalei</span></p>

<p class="p3"><span class="s1">Free Printed Guidebooks will be available as well as Maps & Info online: <a href="http://click.icptrack.com/icp/relay.php?r=3593651&msgid=26485&act=6UXB&c=1506692&destination=http%3A%2F%2FKauaiArtTour.com"><span class="s2">KauaiArtTour.com</span></a></span></p>

<p class="p5"> </p>

<p class="p5"> </p>

<p class="p9" style="text-align: center;"><span class="s1"><b>MAY 2015 ART & CULTURE EVENTS</b></span></p>

<p class="p5"> </p>

<p class="p3"><span class="s1">May 1 – 3, 8:30 am – 5:00 pm</span></p>

<p class="p3"><span class="s1">2015 Kauai Writers Conference</span></p>

<p class="p3"><span class="s1">Hosts 6 nationally recognized authors and 2 top literary agents;</span></p>

<p class="p3"><span class="s1">A full weekend of author, agent and editor talks, conference sessions with personal feedback in the unique Read-A-Palooza event.</span></p>

<p class="p3"><span class="s1">Courtyard at Marriott Resort, Kapaa</span></p>

<p class="p3"><span class="s1">Conference fee: $429.</span></p>

<p class="p3"><span class="s1">Scholarships are available for college as well as junior and senior high school students.  </span></p>

<p class="p3"><span class="s1">Discounted group rates are available for parties of four or more.</span></p>

<p class="p8"><span class="s4">Visit <a href="http://click.icptrack.com/icp/relay.php?r=3593651&msgid=26485&act=6UXB&c=1506692&destination=http%3A%2F%2Fwww.kauaiwritersconference.com"><span class="s6">www.kauaiwritersconference.com</span></a>.</span></p>

<p class="p5"> </p>

<p class="p3"><span class="s1">Saturday, May 9, 2015, 5:30 – 9:00 pm</span></p>

<p class="p3"><span class="s1">Kauai Historical Society Fundraiser</span></p>

<p class="p3"><span class="s1">Smith’s Tropical Garden</span></p>

<p class="p3"><span class="s1">Tickets:  $85 – dinner and entertainment – local musicians representing all sections of Kaua’i</span></p>

<p class="p3"><span class="s1">Silent Auction – valuable, unusual and rare items</span></p>

<p class="p3"><span class="s1">Starting at 4:00 pm:</span></p>

<p class="p3"><span class="s1">Free Smith’s Boat rides on Wailua River for local residents;</span></p>

<p class="p3"><span class="s1">Visitors – discounted boat ride tickets at $18</span></p>

<p class="p3"><span class="s1">Contact:  Kaua’I Historical Society</span></p>

<p class="p5"> </p>

<p class="p9" style="text-align: center;"><span class="s1"><b>JUNE 2015 ART & CULTURE EVENTS</b></span></p>

<p class="p5"> </p>

<p class="p3"><span class="s1">Sunday, June 7, 11:30 am</span></p>

<p class="p3"><span class="s1">Rotary Club of Kapa’a Signature Fundraiser</span></p>

<p class="p3"><span class="s1">27th Annual Taste of Hawaii – the Ultimate Sunday Brunch</span></p>

<p class="p3"><span class="s1">Serving Kauai’s Youth, Community and Vocational</span></p>

<p class="p3"><span class="s1">Smith’s Tropical Paradise</span></p>

<p class="p3"><span class="s1">Purchase tickets online</span></p>

<p class="p8"><span class="s8"><a href="http://click.icptrack.com/icp/relay.php?r=3593651&msgid=26485&act=6UXB&c=1506692&destination=http%3A%2F%2Fwww.tasteofhawaii.com">www.tasteofhawaii.com</a></span></p>

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<p class="p3"><span class="s1">*  *  *  *  *  *  *  *  *  *  *</span></p>

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<p style="text-align: center;">WEEKLY EVENTS</p>

<p><strong>AT THE COCONUT MARKETPLACE</strong></p>

<p>Hula Shows</p>

<p>If you’re looking for some free, lively and fun Hawaiian entertainment, visit Coconut Marketplace in Kapaa for an authentic Hula Show every Wednesday at 5 p.m. and Saturday at 1 p.m. Hula, a dance form native to the Hawaiian islands, is something everyone must see. All are welcome to enjoy the free hula shows as well as more than 30 quality shops and eateries of Coconut Marketplace in a tropical open-air setting. Coconut Marketplace is located at 4-484 Kuhio Highway, Kapaa, HI 96746.  For more information, call us at (808) 822-3641 or visit www.coconutmarketplace.com.(external link)  </p>

<p>Larry Rivera</p>

<p>Come and hear free live Hawaiian music and enjoy a relaxing evening with the renowned Larry Rivera every Friday at 5 p.m. at Coconut Marketplace in Kapaa. Known as musical legend in Hawaii, Larry Rivera has serenaded many visitors and locals alike with his soothing and soulful voice. A recipient of a lifetime achievement award from the Hawaii Academy of Recording Arts, Larry Rivera is a staple in Kauai’s music scene. All are welcome to enjoy the free Hawaiian music show featuring Larry Rivera as well as more than 30 quality shops and eateries of Coconut Marketplace in a tropical open-air setting.  Coconut Marketplace is located at 4-484 Kuhio Highway, Kapaa, HI 96746. For more information, call us at (808) 822-3641 or visit www.coconutmarketplace.com.(external link)   </p>

<p>Farmer’s Market</p>

<p>Immerse yourself in the colors and flavors of Kauai's exotic produce at the Coconut Marketplace Farmer’s Market, located in the front parking lot every Tuesday and Thursday from 8 a.m. to noon. If you’re a foodie or looking to get a taste of locally grown fresh fruit and vegetables, come visit us. Get there on time as produce can go quickly! All are welcome to enjoy the Farmer’s Market as well as more than 30 quality shops and eateries of Coconut Marketplace in a tropical open-air setting.  Coconut Marketplace is located at 4-484 Kuhio Highway, Kapaa, HI 96746. For more information, call us at (808) 822-3641 or visit www.coconutmarketplace.com.(external link) </p>

<p style="text-align: center;">!!!SUNSHINE MARKETS
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<p>Monday Koloa Ball Park (12 noon) Kukui Grove Shopping Center, Lihue (3pm)</p>

<p>Tuesday Coconut Market Place, Kapaa (9am-12 noon) Kalaheo Neighborhood Center (3:30pm) Hawaiian Farmers of Hanalei (2pm)</p>

<p>Wednesday Kapaa Town Park (3pm) Kauai Culinary Market, Poipu (4-6pm)</p>

<p>Thursday Coconut Market Place, Kapaa (9am-12 noon) Hanapepe Park (3pm) Kilauea Neighborhood Center (4:30pm)</p>

<p>Friday Vidinha Stadium, Lihue (3pm)</p>

<p>Saturday Kauai Community Market, Puhi (9:30am-1pm) Kekaha Neighborhood Center (9am) Hanalei Saturday Market (10am-12 noon) For more info got to www.kauaigrown.org(external link)</p>

<p>* TREASURERS OF KAUAI and NIIHAU. For more info call the Kauai Museum at 808-245-6931.</p>

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