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Vegan potluck, lecture slated

Michelle Lemay will give a free Vegan Society of Hawaii presentation, “Dispelling Vegan Myths, Kauai Style,” at 4:30 p.m. May 6 at Sun Village clubhouse behind Wilcox Medical Center in Lihue.

Tales of Twain and his time in the islands

Aloha readers! Another nice surprise this week! Just when you thought you knew everything about Mark Twain! Author Bettye Oliger Fox presents us with a fascinating, easy-to-read biography of this unforgettable figure of American history’s time in 1800s Hawaii, “The Privilege of Man is to Dream: Mark Twain’s Visit to Hawaii.”

Betta late than never

Liz Hahn is passionate about breeding better bettas. “Fish are another way to help people to become more human,” the Waimea woman said. “To see all living creatures as part of the same world we live in. Not as an object or a color, something to decorate their house with, but something that can be a part of their family.”

Laugh it up with ‘Greater Tuna’

LIHUE — Women in Theatre are acting up again, currently performing the comedic play “Greater Tuna” at its new location in Lihue. The performance is WIT’s End Theatre’s first production of the year and second since the group found its new home at Kukui Grove Center in October 2017.

Do-hee is attacked; Tae-suk schemes

Gaon is a 3 Michelin star restaurant in Seoul serving upscale Korean cuisine. Bicena is a 1 Michelin star restaurant in Seoul, also serving high-end Korean cuisine.

Poetic participation wanted

Organizers of the third Kauai International Celebration of Poetry are looking for submissions finishing this writing prompt: “If I were completely free …”

If you’re a poet and you know it …

For more than a dozen years, Kauai poets, artists and literature lovers have been participating and supporting special celebrations and writing competitions on Kauai related to the fact that April is National Poetry Month.

Win friends, influence people, read books

Occasionally, we like to remind you of books that are still just as important today as when they were first released. Author Dale Carnegie, born in poverty, became an American writer and lecturer and the developer of famous courses in self-improvement, salesmanship, corporate training, public speaking and interpersonal skills.