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Kona Stories nonfiction book club meets this week

| | Oct 21 2016 - 12:06am | Comments

Kona Stories hosts a nonfiction book club discussing “Lives in Ruins: Archaeologists and the Seductive Lure of Human Rubble” by Marilyn Johnson on Tuesday.

  1. | Posted: Oct 14 2016 - 1:05am

    Missed cues, forgotten lines and organized chaos, make for theater hilarity when Waimea Community Theatre presents “Drop Dead,” by playwrights Billy Van Zandt and Jane Milmore this evening and Sunday and Oct. 21 and 23 at Parker School Theatre in Waimea, as well as at Honokaa People’s Theatre on Oct. 29 and 30. Most theater people fear the combination of errors that lead to such a flop, but in the case of “Drop Dead,” these production disasters create a hit comedy of murderous proportions.

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    The Kailua Village Artists is hosting a reception from 5-7 p.m. this evening at the gallery at Kona Marketplace in Kailua-Kona.

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    The Kamuela Philharmonic Orchestra will open its 13th season with a “Symphonically Spooky” concert at 4 p.m. Oct. 30 at South Kohala’s Hapuna Beach Prince Hotel Grand Ballroom.

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    Charlene Asato hosts a bookbinding workshop titled “The Piano Hinge, Unhinged” from 9 a.m. to noon on Oct. 29 at Volcano Art Center.

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    The Waimea Community Chorus, under the direction of Barbara Kopra, has been invited to participate in Ariel Ramiirez’s Misa Criolla for the Distinguished Concerts International New York City Concert Series in New York City.

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    Linda Ann Vorobik will offer three botanical art workshops at the Society for Kona’s Education and Art this month.

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    Aloha Ball, a National Dance Council of America-sanctioned Ballroom Competition on the Big Island and one of the only locally owned and run ballroom competitions in the state, will be held next weekend in Keauhou.

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    The Nene Readers meet at 1 p.m. Saturday at the Kailua-Kona Public Library.

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    The West Hawaii County band performs at 6:30 p.m. this evening at Hale Halawai.

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    Friends of the Libraries, Kona Book Club meets at 11 a.m. Tuesday on the Kailua-Kona Public Library lanai.

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    Kona Stories hosts a travel book club discussing “A Passion for Paris: Romanticism and Romance in the City of Light” by David Downie on Tuesday.

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    The Friends of the Libraries, Kona will hold a book sale from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. Saturday on the lanai of the Kailua-Kona Public Library. Proceeds from sales help support the needs of Kona libraries.

  14. | Posted: Oct 13 2016 - 5:50pm

    Aloha Performing Arts Company will resume its theatre education program this month, with Jerry Tracy’s “Tuesday Troupers” class for 8-12 year olds starting Tuedsay and running through Nov. 22, meeting 3:30 to 5:30 each Tuesday. The six-week session focuses on performance skills such as projection, articulation, and characterization. The theme this session is food. Tuition is $60 per student. A parent or responsible family member must attend a brief meeting on Oct. 18, immediately before class officially begins.

  15. | Posted: Oct 13 2016 - 10:21am

    The year was 1980, when Australian musicians Graham Russell and Russell Hitchcock, also known as Air Supply, released their single, “Lost in Love,” which became the fasted selling single in the world and was also named Song of the Year. The legendary duo will perform Saturday, Oct. 15 at the Courtyard Marriot’s King Kamehameha’s Kona Beach Hotel in Kailua-Kona.