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Aunty Sally Kaleohano’s Lu`au Hale
799 Pi`ilani Street
Hilo, HI 96720
Phone: (808) 961-8740
Fax: (808) 961-8736

Email: Recreation@hawaiicounty.gov


Recreation Administrator: Mason Souza

Description: Provides a diversified recreation program that addresses the needs and interests of the respective communities in a safe environment with zero tolerance for illegal drugs and violence.

 

  • All gyms are currently closed to the public. 

Summer Fun Flyers

2020 Summer Fun Employment Application and Information (Packet)
2020 Summer Fun Employment Flyer
Recreation Summer Fun Registration Days and Times
January 8, 2019
Hawai‘i County Department of Parks and Recreation Seeks Applicants for Temporary Summer Fun Jobs Working with Keiki

Hawai‘i County Department of Parks and Recreation has extended its deadline seeking applicants for temporary summer jobs working with keiki who attend its 2020 Summer Fun Program.

Applicants must possess a current First Aid certification, submit a completed Summer Fun application, and be available to work June 3 through July 20, 2020. Summer Fun starts June 8, 2020 following a mandatory two-day training period for all temporary employees.

Summer Fun applications are available online at http://www.hawaiicounty.gov/departments/parks-and-recreation/recreation, the Recreation Division Office at 799 Pi‘ilani Street in Hilo, and various County gymnasiums located around the island. 

The department will continue to accept completed job applications until all positions are filled.  

For more information about the Department of Parks and Recreation’s 2020 Summer Fun Program job opportunities, please contact the Recreation Division at 961-8740.

All applications must be turned in to:
Recreation Division, 799 Pi‘ilani Street, Hilo, HI 96720
Phone: (808) 961-8740, Fax: (808) 961-8736
Email: Recreation@hawaiicounty.gov

 


All gyms are currently closed to the public. 

South Hilo

Royden Chow, District Supervisor (808) 961-8739 / (808) 938-2014

Andrews Gym (808) 959-9047

33 W. Kawailani Street, Hilo, HI 96720

Shon Malani, Recreation Director II T/A

Hours of Operation:
Monday-Thursday 12:00 noon - 8:00 pm,
Friday 7:45 am - 6:00 pm

Hilo Armory (808) 961-8734

28 Shipman Street, Hilo, HI 96720

Gail Rosehill, Recreation Director II

Hours of Operation:
Monday-Thursday 12:00 noon - 8:00 pm,
Friday 7:45 am - 4:30 pm

Kawananakoa Gym/Hualani Park Complex (808) 961-8732

156 Baker Street, Hilo, HI 96720

Chelbielyn Hanohano-Flemming, Recreation Director II
Kevin Nekoba, Recreation Technician II

Hours of Operation:
Monday-Thursday 12:00 noon - 8:00 pm,
Friday 7:45 am - 6:00 pm
Saturday 9:00 am - 5:00 pm

Pana`ewa Park (808) 981-2646

100 Ohuohu Street, Hilo, HI 96720

Aaron Wong, Recreation Director II
Sergio Mamone, Recreation Technician II

Hours of Operation:
Monday-Thursday 12:00 noon - 8:00 pm,
Friday 7:45 am - 8:00 pm
Saturday & Sunday 12:00 noon-8:00 pm

Carvalho Park/Pi`ihonua Gym (808) 961-8737

850 Waiānuenue Ave, Hilo, HI 96720

Charles Hanohano, Recreation Director II

Hours of Operation:
Monday-Thursday 12:00 noon - 8:00 pm,
Friday 7:45 am - 4:30 pm

Pu`u`eo Comm Center (808) 961-8738

145 Wainaku Street, Hilo, HI 96720

Scott Oune, Recreation Director II

Hours of Operation:
Monday, Wednesday 10:00 am - 2:30 pm,
Fri 7:45 am - 11:45 am

Waiākea Recreation Center (808) 961-8733

1634 Kamehameha Ave., Hilo, HI 96720

Shannon Ochi, Recreation Director II

Hours of Operation:
Monday, Wednesday, Friday 7:45 am - 4:30 pm,
Tuesday, Thursday 12:00 noon - 8:00 pm

Outdoor Archer Range at Malama Park

Shannon Ochi, Recreation Director II

Reservations made by Waiakea Recreation Center

Trap & Skeet Range

1010 Leilani Street, Hilo, HI 96720

Shannon Ochi, Recreation Director II
Gwenn Ojiri, Recreation Technician II

Hours of Operation:
Saturday, Sunday 9:00 am - 4:00 pm,
Wednesday 12:00 noon - 4:00 pm

Reservations made by Waiakea Recreation Center

Waiākea Uka Gym (808) 959-9474

1200 Ainaola Drive, Hilo, HI 96720

Mark Osorio, Recreation Director II

Hours of Operation:
Monday-Thursday 12:00 noon - 8:00 pm,
Friday 7:45 am - 4:30 pm

Wainaku Gym (808) 961-8738

30 Aikane Loop Road, Hilo, HI 96720

Scott Oune, Recreation Director II

Hours of Operation:
Monday, Wednesday 2:30 pm-6:00 pm
Tuesday, Thursday 12:00 noon - 8:00 pm,
Friday 12:30 pm - 4:30 pm

Hamakua / North Hilo / Rural South Hilo

Jayme Carvalho, District Supervisor (808) 962-2109 / (808) 936-4285

Honoka`a Complex (808) 775-7505

45-541 Akia Street, Honoka`a, HI 96727

Keanalu Chartrand, Recreation Director II
Janelle Pascua, Recreation Technician II 1/2T

Hours of Operation:
Monday-Thursday 12:00 noon - 8:00 pm,
Friday 7:45 am - 4:30 pm
(Closed on weekends & holidays)

Honomū Gym (808) 963-5302

28-1641 Govt. Main Road, Honomū, HI 96728

Rodney Cambra, Recreation Director II

Hours of Operation:
Monday-Thursday 12:00 am - 8:00 p.m
Friday 7:45 a.m.-4:30 p.m.
(Closed on weekends & holidays)

Kula`imano Community Center (808) 964-3301

28-2892 Alia Street, Pepe`ekeo, HI 96783

Rodney Cambra, Recreation Director II TA

Hours of Operation:
Monday-Thursday 2:00 pm - 6:00 pm,
Friday 1:00 pm - 5:00 pm
(Closed on weekends & holidays)

Pa`auilo Gym (808) 776-7601

43-977 Pa`auilo Hui Road, Pa`aulio, HI 96776

Sherise Kanae-Kane, Recreation Director II

Hours of Operation:
Monday-Thursday 12:00 noon - 8:00 pm,
Friday 7:45 am - 4:30 pm
(Closed on weekends & holidays)

Pāpa`aloa Gym (808) 962-2103

35-1994 Govt. Main Road, Pāpa`aloa, HI 96780

Danalynn Aguiar, Recreation Technician III

Hours of Operation:
Monday-Thursday 12:00 noon - 8:00 pm,
Friday 7:45 am - 4:30 pm
(Closed on weekends & holidays)

Pāpa`ikou Gym (808) 964-3304

27-228 Maluna Place, Pāpa`ikou, HI 96781

Kami Shigematsu, Recreation Director II

Hours of Operation:
Monday-Thursday 12:00 noon - 8:00 pm,
Friday 7:45 am - 4:30 pm
(Closed on weekends & holidays)

North / South Kohala

Lindsey Iyo, District Supervisor (808) 887-3014, (808) 217-6074

Kamehameha Park Complex/Hisaoka Gym (808) 889-6505

54-382 Kamehameha Park Road, Kapaau, HI 96755

Jansen “Kekai” Nakamura, Recreation Director II
Renee Gonsalves, Recreation Technician III 1/2 T

Hours of Operation:
Monday-Thursday 12:00 noon - 8:00 pm,
Friday 7:45 am - 7:30 pm

Waikoloa Park (808) 883-6100

68-1845 Pu`u Nui Street, Waikoloa, HI 96738

Jesse Liwai, Recreation Director II

Hours of Operation:
Monday-Thursday 10:30 am - 6:30 pm,
Friday 7:45 am - 4:30 pm

Waimea Community Center (808) 887-3014

65-1260 Kawaihae Road, Kamuela, HI 96743

Jennifer Naleimaile, Recreation Technician III 

Hours of Operation:
Wednesday-Thursday 12:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Friday 7:45 am - 4:30 pm

Waimea District Park (808) 887-1906

67-1315 Ala `Ohia Road, Kamuela, HI 96743

Shelton Kalilikane, Recreation Director II T/A

Hours of Operation:
Monday-Thursday 12:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Friday 7:45 am - 4:30 pm
Saturday & Sunday 10:00 am - 6:00 pm

Kona

Victor McDaniel, District Supervisor (808) 327-3566, (808) 333-1106

Hale Halawai & Higashihara Park (808) 327-3565

75-5760 Ali`i Drive, Kailua-Kona, HI 96740

Kelly Hudik, Recreation Director II

Hours of Operation:
Monday-Thursday 9:45 am - 6:30 pm,
Friday 7:45 am - 4:30 pm

Kekuaokalani Gym-Park Complex (808) 327-3553

75-5500 Kuakini Hwy, Kailua-Kona, HI 96745

Roblyn Yomes, RecreationDirector II
James Nishimura, Recreation Technician II

Hours of Operation:
Monday-Thursday 11:15 am - 8:00 pm,
Friday 7:45 am - 6:00 pm,
Saturday-Sunday 9:15 am - 6:00 pm

Yano Hall (808) 323-3060

82-6156 Māmalahoa Hwy, Capt. Cook, HI 96704

Wesley Sermons, Recreation Director II

Hours of Operation:
Monday-Thursday 12:00 pm - 8:00 pm,
Friday 7:45 am - 4:30 pm

Puna / Ka`u

Glenn Kokubun, District Supervisor (808) 965-2710 / (808) 938-2015

Hawaiian Beaches (808) 965-2703

15-2727 Manini Street, Pahoa, HI 96778

Alana Hindle, Recreation Technician III 3/4 T

Hours of Operation:
Monday-Thursday 12:30 pm - 6:30 pm,
Friday 10:30 am - 4:30 pm

Mountain View Gym (808) 968-2000

18-1345 A Volcano Road, Volcano, HI 96771

Elijah Navarro, Recreation Director II

Hours of Operation:
Monday-Thursday 12:00 noon - 8:00 pm,
Friday 7:45 am - 4:30 pm

Volcano Cooper Center (808) 968-2000

19-4030 Wright Road, Volcano, HI 96785

Elijah Navarro, Recreation Director II T/A

Hours of Operation:
For reservations callElijah Navarro

Nā`ālehu Community Center (808) 939-2510

95-5635 Māmalahoa Hwy, Nā`ālehu, HI 96772

Richard Karasuda, Recreation Director II 1/2 T

Hours of Operation:
Monday-Thursday 3:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Friday 12:30 pm - 4:30 pm

Ka`u District Gym/Pāhala Community Center (808) 928-3102 & (808) 854-7316

96-1149 Kamani Street, Pāhala, HI 96777

Nona Makuakane, Recreation Director II
Vacant, Recreation Technician II

Hours of Operation:
Monday-Thursday 12:00 noon - 8:00 pm,
Friday 7:45 am - 4:30 pm
Saturday-Sunday 12:00 pm - 8:00 pm

Kahuku Park/H.O.V.E. (808) 929-9113

92-8607 Paradise Circle Mauka, Kahuku, HI 96737

Teresa Anderson, Recreation Technician III ½ T

Hours of Operation:
Monday, Wednesday, Friday 12:45 pm - 4:45 pm
Tuesday 8:00 am - 4:45 pm

Pāhoa District Park (808) 965-6348

15-3080 Kauhale Street, Pāhoa, HI 96778

Ranson Yoneda, Recreation Director II

Hours of Operation:
Monday-Thursday 12:00 noon - 8:00 pm,
Friday 7:45 am - 8:00 pm
Saturday-Sunday 12:00 noon - 8:00 pm

Pāhoa Community Center (808) 965-2704

15-3022 Kauhale Street, Pāhoa, HI 96778

Lori Lei Shirawa, Recreation Technician II

Hours of Operation:
Monday-Thursday 9:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.
Friday 7:45 am - 8:00 pm

Shipman Gym (808) 966-5803

16-525 Old Volcano Road, Kea`au, HI 96749

Jamie Guerpo, Recreation Director II

Hours of Operation:
Monday-Thursday 1:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Friday 7:45 am - 4:30 pm