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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@hawaiicounty.gov

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 | Parks Maintenance | Recreation | Veterans Advisory Committee | West Hawai`i Band


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.

DIRECTOR:  Roxcie L. Waltjen

DEPUTY DIRECTOR:  Maurice C. Messina

Department of Parks & Recreation Staff


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DECEMBER

2017 Mo`oheau Park Concert Schedule 
December 2, 2017, Saturday, 12:00 p.m. 
Paul Arceo, Hawai`i County Band, (808) 961-8699

  
The County of Hawai`i presents the 
Magic of the Season (Flyer)
December 11 - 15, 2017
Holiday Open House at the Hawai`i County Building
5:30 - 8:00 p.m. Nightly

MONDAY, DECEMBER 11
Christy Lassiter & Friends
Kris Fuchigami
Te Ora Nui Tahitian Halau

TUESDAY, DECEMBER 12
Lori Lei’s Hula Studio
Darlene Ahuna
Hawai`i County Band

WEDNESDAY, DECEMBER 13
Chantelle Fung
Ol’ School
Mark Yamanaka

THURSDAY, DECEMBER 14
Vaughn Valentino
Kuana Torres Kahele

FRIDAY, DECEMBER 15
Hula Halau O Kou Lima Nani ‘E
Ben Kaili & Friends
Times Five 

 
West Hawai`i County Band Hale Halawai in Kailua-Kona
December 15, 2017, Time 6:30 p.m.
Hawai`i County Band Office, Hawai`i County Band, (808) 961-8699

   

JANUARY 2018

Season Begins 44th Hawai`i Kupuna Softball League
January 27, 2018
Randell Kokubun, League Coordinator, Elderly Recreation Services, (808) 961-8710
Email: 
Randell.Kokubun@hawaiicounty.gov 

 

FEBRUARY

2018 Track & Field Program (Packet)
February 10, 2018 (Age Group Track & Field Meets) and February 24, 2018 (Exponent Track & Field Meets) at both East and West Hawai`i sites simultaneously.  The Konawaena High School Track Oval will be utilized for the West Hawai`i meets, while the site for the East Hawai`i meets will be at the Waiakea High School Ken Yamase Stadium.  
The increase interest in track and field has necessitated the use of two sites.
Enclosed in each packet are:
1. Entry forms for girls and boys for the age group and exponent meets.
2. Exponent chart for exponent meet.
3. Waiver forms, which can be duplicated, for each participant.
4. Reminders.
Entry deadline for the Age Group Track Meet is January 26, 2018.
Entry deadline for the Exponent Track Meet is February 9, 2018.

All registrations after the deadline dates must register entrants on the day of the track meet.  Please be sure to arrive at least 1 hour prior to the start of the meet.
For more information please call Darrell Yamamoto, Recreation Division, (808) 961-8735, (cell) (808) 938-2012, or email: Darrell.Yamamoto@hawaiicounty.gov

 

MAY

Blood Drive
Kailua LDS Church, Kona
May 9, 2018
Joy Foster, RSVP, (808) 323-4333
Email: Joy.Foster@hawaiicounty.gov

 

Blood Drive
May 22, 2018
Aunty Sally’s Lu`au Hale
Kathleen Azevedo, RSVP, (808) 961-8730
Email: Kathleen.Azevedo@hawaiicounty.gov

 

JUNE 

44th Annual Hawai`i Kupuna Softball Tournament
June 28-29, 2018
Maka`eo Park, Kona
Randell Kokubun, Elderly Recreation Services, (808) 961-8710
Email: Randell.Kokubun@hawaiicounty.gov 

 

JULY

Blood Drive
Kailua LDS Church, Kona
July 6, 2018
Joy Foster, RSVP, (808) 323-4333
Email: Joy.Foster@hawaiicounty.gov 

 

Blood Drive
July 19, 2018
Aunty Sally’s Lu`au Hale
Kathleen Azevedo, RSVP, (808) 961-8730
Email: Kathleen.Azevedo@hawaiicounty.gov 

 

SEPTEMBER

36th Annual Hawai`i Kupuna Hula Festival
September 12-13, 2018
Sheraton Kona Resort and Spa
Doors open 5:00 p.m., Craft Fair: 8:00 a.m.
Kelly Hudik, Elderly Recreation Services, (808) 323-4340 
Email: Kelly.Hudik@hawaiicounty.gov

 

OCTOBER

Akamai Living Fair Hilo 
October 19, 2018
Edith Kanaka`ole Stadium, Hilo
9:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m.  
Elderly Recreation Services, (808) 961-8710
Email: ers@hawaiicounty.gov

 

NOVEMBER

Akamai Living Fair Kona
November 2, 2018
Hale Halawai, Kona
9:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m.  
Elderly Recreation Services, (808) 961-8710
Email: ers@hawaiicounty.gov