Happy Camper for Monday, February 12, 2024

Dennis Fujimoto / The Garden Island

Macy’s Women and Children associates photograph and prepare to offer li see to the Chinese lions on Saturday, Feb. 10, 2024 during the Kukui Grove Chinese New Year festivities. Next year, Macy’s will be closed and shoppers wonder who is going to fill the gap for those wanting to get clothing and accessories that’s a step higher.

Dennis Fujimoto / The Garden Island

Kaua‘i Quilt Show volunteer Vivian Gage invites people to check out the Pop Up Boutique and its many sewn items next to Genki Sushi at the Kukui Grove Center on Friday, Feb. 9, 2024. The Pop Up Boutique is also home for the series of workshops (listings available at the main gallery) that runs until the Kaua‘i Quilt Show ends on Feb. 21.

Today is Abraham Lincoln’s birthday (how many of you remember when it used to be a holiday?) All of the presidents’ birthdays are celebrated on President’s Day (how many of you remember when George Washington’s — he was the first president of the United States — birthday was celebrated?).