Happening for Sunday, November 3, 2002

• Renewal meeting set for real-estate sellers • Writing proposals is workshop theme • Company savings plan seminar is set, free • Norwegian Wind calls on Nawiliwili

Renewal meeting set for real-estate sellers

The state Real Estate Commission has scheduled this Friday, Nov. 8, a workshop for those interested in renewing state real estate licenses. The session is from 9 a.m. to noon at the Kauai Board of Realtors office in the Kukui Grove Commercial Village, 4359 Kukui Grove St., Suite 103.

Assistance with renewal applications will be offered, and a specialist in condominium and real estate law will be on hand to answer questions. For more information, please call toll-free 274-3141, then 6-2643# after the recorded message.

Writing proposals is workshop theme

Government Contractor Solutions and The Contractors Association of Kauai present a proposal-writing (and grant-writing) workshop next Friday, Nov. 15, from 8:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. at the Kaua’i Island Utility Cooperative conference room, 4463 Pahee St. in Kukui Grove Village West, Lihu’e. Next Tuesday, Nov. 12 is the reservations deadline, and the cost is $295 for the general public, and $250 for members of CAK, Kauai Economic Development Board and Kaua’i Chamber of Commerce.

The workshop will offer information on how to write convincing proposals, prepare budgets, and put together proposal-writing teams, among other subjects. For more information and reservations, please call Hector H. Venegas, 1-808-523-2931, fax 1-808-537-9242, or e-mail hectorv@earthlink.net.

Company savings plan seminar is set, free

Ruben Rea, the Edward Jones investment representative at the company’s Hanama’ulu office, hosts a free seminar on company plan distribution options, at 6:30 p.m. this Tuesday, Nov. 5, at Island School behind Kauai Community College in Puhi.

The session is designed to help participants focus on retirement goals, evaluate options, review tax consequences and consider the potential benefits of an individual retirement account (IRA). There are options when receiving distributions from company investment plans, Rea said. Please call 632-0351 to reserve a seat, or for more information.

Norwegian Wind calls on Nawiliwili

The 754-foot-long cruise ship Norwegian Wind calls on Nawiliwili Harbor today, Sunday, Nov. 3, scheduled to arrive at 7 a.m. and leave at 6 p.m. the same day. This Thursday, Nov. 7, the harbor hosts two cruise ships, the 720-foot-long Statendam, in at 7 a.m. and out at 2 p.m. the same day, and the Norwegian Wind at Pier 3, scheduled to arrive at 8 a.m. and depart at 4 p.m. the same day.


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