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Ka Hana No‘eau Senior Field Trip

July 12, 2010 Comments Off on Ka Hana No‘eau Senior Field Trip

Ka Hana No’eau sent their graduating seniors on a Hawaiian cultural excursion on the Island of Oahu.

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KHN Hula Mentorship Dance’s at Luke’s Grand Opening

July 12, 2010 Comments Off on KHN Hula Mentorship Dance’s at Luke’s Grand Opening

Ka Hana No‘eau’s 2009-2010 hula mentorship group danced for Luke’s Grand Opening and blessing. Luke’s restaurant in Hawi is now under new ownership and had requested that our group perform after the blessing.

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Tūtū and Me “Team R.E.D.”

July 12, 2010 Comments Off on Tūtū and Me “Team R.E.D.”

The Tūtū and Me Department of Research, Evaluation and Development staff are, Gail Omoto, director; Sharon Roddy, assistant to the director; JoAnn Wasson and Monica Ka‘auwai, family support advocates; Jackie Benton Ching, instructional specialist; and Jamie Tom, data entry and research and evaluation support.

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Partnerships for Healthy Living

June 28, 2010 Comments Off on Partnerships for Healthy Living

PIDF’s Ka Pa‘alana outreach program, Mālama Mobile, developed a partnership with nurses to help families living at Kea‘au Beach receive health information and services.

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Preschool Families Treated to Sesame Street Live

June 24, 2010 Comments Off on Preschool Families Treated to Sesame Street Live

The keiki and families of PIDF’s Ka Pa‘alana Traveling Preschool were treated to a very special event on June 17. “Sesame Street Live! When Elmo Grows Up” was the event, and seeing all the Sesame Street characters onstage was the treat!

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Organizations Collaborate to Bring Community Together

June 21, 2010 Comments Off on Organizations Collaborate to Bring Community Together

On Friday, June 18, 2010, PIDF’s Ka Pa‘alana Program collaborated with Wai‘ane Valley Homestead Community Association (WVHCA) and the Boys & Girls Club of Hawai‘i Wai‘anae Unit for a ‘Ohana Night at Kaupuni Park located at the Wai‘anae Valley Homestead.

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PIDF Programs Participate in Sunset on the Beach in Wai‘anae

June 14, 2010 Comments Off on PIDF Programs Participate in Sunset on the Beach in Wai‘anae

On June 12 & 13, 2010, Valley of Rainbows produced their 10th Annual Wai‘anae Coast Sunset on the Beach.

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Ka Hana No’eau Student/Mentee Wins High Jump Competition

June 13, 2010 Comments Off on Ka Hana No’eau Student/Mentee Wins High Jump Competition

Ka Hana No’eau mentee Kelson Kawai won the High Jump competition at last month’s State Track Meet becoming the State Champion in that event.

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The StarAdvertiser Visits Ka Pa’alana’s Classrooms for the Homeless

June 13, 2010 Comments Off on The StarAdvertiser Visits Ka Pa’alana’s Classrooms for the Homeless

Homeless children usually can’t afford to go to preschool, so the Ka Pa’alana Traveling Preschool and Homeless Outreach program takes its classroom to the beaches and homeless shelters.

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Ark of ‘Ōlelo Hawai’i

June 2, 2010 Comments Off on Ark of ‘Ōlelo Hawai’i

Baibala Hemolele is featured in Hawaiian Airlines current in-flight magazine “Hana Hou”.

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Tortoise Ranch Rides in Puna

May 27, 2010 Comments Off on Tortoise Ranch Rides in Puna

On Wednesday May 12th and Thursday May 13th the East Hawai‘i Tūtū and Me Programs of Ola‘a and Pahoa visited a turtle and tortoise Ranch in Kea‘au Hawai‘i.

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Tech Together Ke Ao Nei program hands-on science at Waiahole

May 27, 2010 Comments Off on Tech Together Ke Ao Nei program hands-on science at Waiahole

Tech Together Ke Ao Nei program brought fun, hands-on science to Waiahole Elementary School sixth graders in May.

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