Symphony of the Birds

The “Symphony of the Hawaiian Birds” will be performed for the first time on Kaua‘i on February 23 and 24 at the Kaua‘i CC Performing Arts Center.

Science equals fun

More than 70 science projects in the Junior and Senior divisions attracted a big crowd to the Kaua‘i War Memorial Convention Center for the Kaua‘i Regional Science and Engineering Fair.

Tours, nature, history all-in-one book

There are lots of guides to the flora and fauna of Hawai‘i. Bird guides. Fish guides. Flower guides. Tree guides. Wildlife guides. Guides of all sorts, really. It seems that the individual guides are the vast majority of what is available, and for the person interested in the broader natural history & nature in general in Hawai‘i, options are limited, with most being out-of-print.

Story of hula in songs presented tonight

E Kanikapila Kakou, now in week four of its 37th season that features the theme of “Hula, Mele & Mo‘olelo,” continues its 10 consecutive Monday nights of heritage Hawaiian music.

First Saturday soars

Holly Ka‘iakapu said Saturday was her first experience at First Saturday Art Walk Kapaa, presented by the Kapaa Business Association in downtown Kapaa.

Lookin’ back at the good ole days

Hear stories about Hawaiian history in Hanapepe on Saturday during The Storybook Theatre of Hawai‘i’s fourth annual Hanapepe Old Timers’ Day, when storytellers come out to bring the good ‘ole days back to life.

Makahiki games go on Saturday

LIHU‘E — Gates to Ka Moku O Manokalanipo Pa‘ani Makahiki, a free community event, open at 8:30 a.m. Saturday at the north Vidinha Stadium fields.

Santos, Kimokeo featured Monday night at EKK

HANAMA‘ULU — E Kanikapila Kakou, now in week three of its 37th season that features the theme of “Hula, Mele & Mo‘olelo,” continues its 10 consecutive Monday nights of heritage Hawaiian music.

For the 4-legged friends

The Kauai Humane Society took time out to show its appreciation to its volunteers, and used the opportunity to recruit additional volunteers to add to its roster of helpers, Saturday afternoon at The Kauai Beer Company on Rice Street in Lihue.

Olympic Cafe offers ocean air, plenty of food

With a salty dog at the bar and salty sea air on the breeze, Olympic Cafe in the heart of Kapaa town is a place to kick back and watch traffic go by, or catch the game on the big screen.

Plenty places to watch Super Bowl

The Kansas City Chiefs are going head to head with the San Francisco 49ers on Sunday at Hard Rock Stadium in Miami in Super Bowl LIV, and there are plenty of chances to catch all the action around Kauai.

This children’s book promotes love

One of the interesting things that happens in the bookstore is we will every once in a while receive in the mail a sample copy of a new book that has been released. Often times, major publishers will send out what are called “advance reader copies” to stimulate interest in retail stores to encourage them to preorder books that are soon to be released as well.

Poetry reading Monday

LIHUE — Members of the Kauai Live Poets’ Society (LPS) invite future members & visiting poets to attend the Monday, Feb. 3 meeting at the Lihue Library conference room, from 6:30-8:30 p.m. for a free gathering.