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August 28, 2017

Kona Coffee Living History Farm to Close Temporarily

The historic site will close from Monday, Aug. 28, to Tuesday, Sept. 5.
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May 01, 2017

UPDATE: Wildfire Awareness Party on May 6 in Kona

Hawai‘i Wildfire Management Organization is hosting a free Party for Wildfire Awareness event in Kona on Saturday, May 6, from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m.
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April 22, 2017

Free Lecture on Hawaiian Monk Seals April 26

The public is invited for a free lecture discussing “A Natural History of the Hawaiian Monk Seal,” on Wednesday, April 26, at 5:30 p.m. at the West Hawaiʻi Civic Center. The lecture is being presented by Kona Historical Society in partnership with The Marine Mammal Center’s Ke Kai Ola: The Hawaiian Monk Seal Hospital, as... Read more »
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April 16, 2017

Exotic Dinner Show and Market on April 23

Need to spice things up a bit? Enjoy an exciting evening of music, exotic food, live performances and crafts at The Edible World Institute in Kona on Sunday, April 23, from 5 to 11 p.m. The fun will begin at 5 p.m. with a Gypsy Night Market featuring crafts, arts, fashions and other imports from... Read more »
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April 06, 2017

Three Book Clubs Meeting in April at Kona Stories

Reading is a solitary affair. But it doesn’t have to be. Every month, Kona Stories Bookstore offers a variety of book clubs for avid readers. Club groups meet to discuss books of fiction, travel and nonfiction. The fiction group meet at 6:30 p.m. on the second Tuesday of the month; the travel group meets at... Read more »
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April 03, 2017

Hawaii Forest Institute Volunteer Work Day on April 8

The Hawai‘i Forest Institute is having a volunteer work day at La‘i‘Ōpua Preserve in Kealakehe on Saturday, April 8, from 8 a.m. until noon. Volunteers are asked to bring their own water bottle, sunscreen, hat and to wear closed-toe shoes. The Preserve is located between West Hawai‘i Civic Center and Kealakehe High School on the... Read more »
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March 27, 2017

Award-Winning History Exhibit Opens March 27

Kona Historical Society (KHS) will open the award-winning exhibit “The Kona coffee Story: Along the Hawaiʻi Belt Road,” on Monday, March 27 at H.N. Greenwell Store Museum. This journey back in time  to 20th century coffee farm life features never-before-seen photos and artifacts from the organization’s collection and archives. They have travelled to museums worldwide. ... Read more »
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March 26, 2017

KHS Presenting Award-Winning Kona History Exhibit

Kona Historical Society will display the award-winning exhibit, “The Kona Coffee Story: Along the Hawaiʻi Belt Road” in Kealakekua beginning March 27, 2017.
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March 16, 2017

Kona Coffee Living History Farm Celebrates Spring Break

Kona Historical Society’s Kona Coffee Living History Farm will be a Spring Break destination for families, history buffs and lifelong learners...
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February 27, 2017

‘Hands On History’ Activities in March

Kona Historical Society is holding its Hands On History program at Kona Coffee Living History Farm every Wednesday and Friday at 11 a.m. in March.
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January 28, 2017

Kona Historical Society Gets $28K for History Program

The community-based nonprofit and Smithsonian Museum partner Kona Historical Society (KHS) has received a $28,000 grant from the Hawaiʻi Tourism Authority (HTA) to expand its Hands On History program at Kona Coffee Living History Farm in Captain Cook.   KHS’s Hands On History engages visitors and residents with traditional Hawaiian crafts, trades, practices and foods... Read more »
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