Local Historian to Speak About Leprosy’s Impact on Hawai‘i in KHS Virtual Talk Story

A virtual talk story through Kona Historical Society this week will talk about how an infectious disease spread throughout the islands in the early 1800s.
July 06, 2020

Art Exhibition Opens Monday at Wailoa Center

Multiple solo art exhibitions will open at the Wailoa Center in Hilo on Monday.
July 05, 2020

Big Island Comedians Host Virtual Special Friday

Like so many parts of life and culture, standup comedy disappeared when coronavirus arrived in Hawai‘i, as venues closed their doors and performers receded into quarantine.
May 29, 2020

KHS to Begin Virtual Storytime Sessions Wednesday

Every Wednesday at 1 p.m., Kona Historical Society’s Programs Team will conduct a virtual storytime, lasting between five and 20 minutes.
April 28, 2020

Second Saturday Returns to Volcano

The once-a-month event, designed to showcase the variety of activities available in Volcano, is sponsored by Experience Volcano Hawai‘i and the Hawai‘i Tourism Authority.
March 11, 2020

Hawai‘i Artist Collaborative Reception And Silent/Live Auction

The four-day, invitation-only artist collaborative brings together artists representing 14 different media.
March 10, 2020

Super American Circus Returns to Hilo

Kama’aina Kids, a nonprofit, will be benefiting from every ticket sold.
March 03, 2020

Kamehameha School’s Hula Drama Honors Keʻelikōlani

The 17th annual Kamehameha Schools Hawaiʻi Kula Kiʻekiʻe Hōʻike will break new ground as the schools first-ever hula drama, honoring Princess Ruth Keanolani Kanāhoahoa Keʻelikōlani.
February 23, 2020

VAC Offers Mixed Media Encaustic Workshop

Encaustic is a mixture of beeswax, damar resin and pigment, which is applied to a solid absorbent surface.
February 16, 2020

Upcoming ‘Hula Voices’ Program at VAC

The Volcano Art Center's Hula Voices series continues on Feb. 6.
February 08, 2020