Easter lillies bloom just in time for Easter. Catherine Calzada/Community Contributor
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‘Godot’ auditions are Sunday, Monday
Parker School’s Dramatiques will present Rodgers and Hammerstein’s “Cinderella” from April 25 to May 4 in the Parker School Theatre. The production will feature Mady Harper as Cinderella, Sean Dunnington as Prince Christopher, Maia Tarnas as the Fairy Godmother, Carrie Hiller as the Stepmother, Breanna Bellatti as stepsister Grace and Anna McFarland as stepsister Joy.
The annual Big Island Senior Stars Talent Show was held April 11 at the Old Kona Airport Park’s Makaeo Events Pavilion. More than 270 seniors representing 19 clubs participated. The results of the competition were as follows:
Sky gazers caught a glimpse of the “blood moon” crossing the Earth’s shadow Tuesday in all its splendor.
Prostate cancer group meets today
Innovations Public Charter School students held a performance and fundraiser for their music program March 29. The event was hosted by the Pacific Rim Education Foundation at the Hawaii Queen Coffee Garden.
A very rainy day did not stop Parker lower school students from participating in their annual Jump Rope for Heart event for the American Heart Association.
Energy firm offers scholarship
Tonight ends another glorious episode of number crunching for the income tax deadline, just as Passover begins. What a perfect time to offer some Jewish comfort food: Passover desserts. Although they are mostly a tradition enjoyed in the Jewish faith, these treats are delicious to serve any day, for anyone. They can be a little challenging to make because flour and leavening agents are not allowed on Passover. You can substitute potato starch for matzo meal, which is made from ground matzo. This is available in most major supermarkets. Whichever recipes you try, I bet you won’t wait until Passover comes to make them again.
Makaeo walking and jogging path at Old Kona Airport Park was resurfaced Friday.
Educators invited to development events
The sun sets behind boats in the bay. Carole Abarcar/Community Contributor
Disabilities panel meets Wednesday
A new bakery in downtown Hilo holds its grand opening celebration today through Sunday. Located at 187 Kilauea Ave., Papaa Palaoa Bakery sports a bright blue storefront, hanging flower baskets and enticing aromas.