Biz Quickies: Need Work? Free Kona Job Fair
Job seekers are invited to attend a “Job Fair/Meet and Greet” with 25 different employers on Wednesday, April 2, at the Courtyard at King Kamehameha’s Kona Beach Hotel. Veterans, service members, persons with disabilities and Going Home participants are encouraged to come at 10 a.m. and all other job seekers, 11 a.m. -1 p.m. Job seekers will meet employers, conduct interviews, and learn about job openings and hiring specifics. Register here. Walk-ins OK. The event is free. Parking is $3 per car. For information call Samuel Wong at 672-1246.
Need Wedding Help?
Courtyard King Kamehameha’s Kona Beach Hotel has opened its new weddings office, specializing in weddings, vow renewals, anniversaries, engagement ceremonies and other events. The newly appointed staff will help with special event planning needs from selecting the perfect venue on property to menu planning and guest room accommodations.For more information, visit the hotel’s web site. Meanwhile, the Waikoloa Beach Marriott Resort & Spa is offering a romantic “Pele’s Package,” including use of an outdoor wedding site, two fresh flower lei, an officiant, solo acoustic guitarist for an hour, and one guest room upgrade for the bride and groom from now until July 31. Call special events at 886-6789.
Sushi And Sake
Dinner guests at Hilton Waikoloa Village can indulge in fresh island cuisine at the Imari Sushi Bar with its “Simply Sushi and Sake” package, including one of Chef Toshi’s innovative rolls and three tasting glasses of sake or two Kirin beers (or unlimited soft drinks) for $25 per person. Call 886-1234 ext. 54, or visit Hilton Waikoloa Village www.hiltonwaikoloavillage.com.
Zipping Around the Island
Kohala Zipline launched a new roundtrip shuttle service between its North Kohala course and all major Kona and Kohala resorts and hotels. Guests can choose either an early departure at 8:30 a.m., or late departure at 1 p.m., on Mondays, Wednesdays and Fridays. They even include a deli-style lunch.
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