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DEPARTMENT OF PARKS & RECREATION

East Hawai`i: Aupuni Center, 101 Pauahi Street, Suite 6, Hilo, HI 96720
Phone/TTY: (808) 961-8311 | Fax: (808) 961-8411

West Hawai`i: West Hawai`i Civic Center, Building B, 74-5044 Ane Keohokalole Highway, Kailua-Kona, HI 96740
Phone/TTY: (808) 323-4322 | Fax: (808) 323-4346

Email: parks_recreation@hawaiicounty.gov

Questions for Camping or Pavilion Permits: camping@co.hawaii.hi.us

Administration | Aquatics | Cemetery Information | Culture and Education Division | Elderly Activities
Hawai`i County Band | Hilo Municipal Golf Course | Ho`olulu Complex | Pana`ewa Recreational Complex
Park Facilities | Park Maintenance | Recreation | Veterans Advisory Committee | West Hawai`i Band


DIRECTOR: Clayton S. Honma

DEPUTY DIRECTOR: Kenneth J. Van Bergen

DESCRIPTION: Provides administrative and organizational support services to all the divisions/sections and band to achieve the development and implementation of the department’s programs and services.


Related links:

Camping - Hawai`i County Beach Parks
(Isaac Hale, Kapa`a, Kohanaiki, Kolekole, Mahukona, Punalu`u, Spencer, Laupahoehoe, Miloli`i, Whittington)

Camping at Ho`okena

General Information, Map

2014 General Maintenance Schedule for ‘Āhalanui Park, Isaac Kepo‘okalani Hale Beach Park, Kahalu‘u Beach Park and Spencer Park at ‘Ōhai‘ula Beach

 

Rules and Regulations

 

4-Year ADA Park Project Schedule

Limited English Proficiency Plan

Parks and Recreation Documents

Release of Claims Memo To Participants, Certification and Forms

 

News

Hilo’s Kūhiō Kalaniana‘ole Park Closing December 29-31 for Landscaping Project

Waiākea-Uka Gym Winter Intersession Program Moved to Hilo’s Andrews Gym

Pana‘ewa Zoo Closing December 18 for Little Fire Ant Treatments

RSVP (Retired Senior & Volunteer Program) Annual Christmas Gift Wrapping Project at Hilo’s Prince Kūhiō Plaza

Little Fire Ant Treatments Scheduled for Hawai‘i County Park Sites (October - December 2014)

‘Āhalanui Park to Reopen October 13

Vision for New Waimea District Park to be Presented to Community October 15

Kalapana Lava Viewing Area Closed Until Further Notice Due to Road Construction 

Emergency Preparations Trigger Closure of Pāhoa Senior Center 

Ohana Shoreline Fishing Tournament Results Announced

Keiki May Obtain Their Unclaimed Jimmy Yagi Summer Hoops Camp Photo at Hilo Recreation Office

 

 



Class Schedules

Aquatics - Program Guides

Culture Education Division – East and West Classes

Elderly Recreation Services – Senior Citizen Classes

Recreation Division – Program Guides


 

December

2014 Mo`oheau Park Concert Schedule
December 6, 2014, Saturday, 12:00 p.m.
Paul Arceo, Hawai`i County Band, (808) 961-8699

 

West Hawai`i County Band Hale Halawai in Kailua-Kona
December 12, 2014, Time 6:30 p.m.
Lawn chairs are welcome
Hawai`i County Band Office, Hawai`i County Band, (808) 961-8699

 

Hilo, December 26-29, 2014
PLEASE READ THE FOLLOWING INFORMATION
In this packet, please find the following : Rules and Regulations; Eligibility Affidavit Form (roster); 
Waiver Forms for players; age eligibility information; and “Click It Or Ticket” pledge form.
PLEASE COMPLETE ALL FORMS!
Eligibility Affidavit Forms (rosters) must be received by November 28, 2014
Rosters and forms may be sent to (or dropped off at):
2014 HI-PAL/P&R Winter Basketball Classic
c/o Parks & Recreations
799 Pi`ilani Street
Hilo, HI  96720
For questions and further assistance, please contact the East Hawai`i HI-PAL office at (808) 961-8121

 

 
 
January 2015

Boys and Girls Age Group Basketball:
13-14 Division
Program: January 12 – March 19, 2015, League meeting December 3, 2014, Wednesday, 5:00 p.m., Aunty Sally’s
For more information, call Darrrell Yamamoto at (808) 938-2012 or (808) 961-8740

 
  
Youth Baseball: T-Ball (Ages 5-6 years old), Pitch Ball (Ages 7-8 years old)
Program: January 20 – April 9, 2015, League meeting December 9, 2014, Tuesday, 5:00 p.m., Aunty Sally’s
For more information, call Darrrell Yamamoto at (808) 938-2012 or (808) 961-8740

 

Mayor’s Cup Senior Softball Tournament
Kona Old Airport Fields, Maka‘eo Park, January 20-23, 2015
Kelly Hudik, Elderly Recreation Services, (808) 323-4340

 

RSVP: Martin Luther King Jr. Read To Me Family Day
Hilo Public Library
January 24, 2015, 10:00 a.m.-12:00 p.m.
Kaui Paleka-Kama, RSVP, (808) 961-8730

 

February

2015 Parks & Recreation Track & Field Program (Letter, Reminders and Registration Forms)
Age Group Meet: February 7, 2015, Saturday
Exponent Meet: February 21, 2015, Saturday
Sites:
East site-Kamehameha High School Track Oval
West site-Konawaena High School Track
For more information, call Darrrell Yamamoto at (808) 938-2012 or (808) 961-8740

 

ERS: 2015 Season begins for Hawai‘i Kupuna Softball League
Islandwide Parks/fields, February 7, 2015
Randell Kokubun, League Coordinator, Elderly Recreation Services, (808) 961-8710

 

May

ERS: Talent Show
Aunty Sally Kaleohano’s Lu‘au Hale
May 6, 2015, 10:00 a.m.-1:00 p.m.
Randell Kokubun, Elderly Recreation Services, (808) 961-8710

 

RSVP: Blood Drive
Aunty Sally Kaleohano’s Lu‘au Hale
May 26, 2015, 8:00 a.m.-2:15 p.m.
Kathleen Azevedo, RSVP, (808) 961-8730 

 

July

RSVP: Blood Drive
Kailua LDS Church, Kona
July 8, 2015, 11:00 a.m.-5:15 p.m.
Mark White, RSVP, (808) 323-4333

 

ERS: 41st Annual Hawai‘i Kupuna Softball Tournament
Walter Victor Stadium, Hilo
July 16-17, 2015
Randell Kokubun, Elderly Recreation Services, (808) 961-8710

 

August

ERS: 40th Annual Hawai‘i State Senior Citizens Softball Tournament
Maka‘eo Park, Kona
August 4-6, 2015
Randell Kokubun, Elderly Recreation Services, (808) 961-8710

 

September  

ERS: 33rd Annual Hawai‘i Kupuna Hula Festival
Sheraton Keauhou Bay Resort and Spa Convention Center
September 9-10, 2015, 5:00 p.m.
Craft Fair:  8:00 a.m.
Kelly Hudik, Elderly Recreation Services, (808) 323-4340

 

October

ERS: Kamana Karaoke Recital
Aunty Sally Kaleohano’s Lu‘au Hale
October 14, 2015, 6:00 p.m.–8:30 p.m.
Iris Higa, Elderly Recreation Services, (808) 961-8710

 

ERS: FHB Primetime Wellness Fair 
Sheraton Keauhou Resort and Spa Convention Center
October 16, 2015, 9:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m.  
Margaret Yafuso, Elderly Recreation Services, (808) 966-5801

 

RSVP: Read to Me Family Day
Hilo Public Library
October 31, 2015, 10:00 a.m.-12:00 p.m.
Kaui Paleka-Kama, RSVP, (808) 961-8730

 

November

RSVP: Blood Drive
Kailua LDS Church, Kona
November 9, 2015, 11:00 a.m.-5:15 p.m.
Mark White, RSVP, (808) 323-4333