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Rhapsody by the Bay – A Benefit Event for Kona Choral Society~Sunday April 14th!   Leave a comment

Rhapsody by the Bay – A Benefit Event for Kona Choral Society

“Rhapsody by the Bay”, an afternoon of fabulous entertainment and a sensational silent auction all in support of the Kona Choral Society!

Gershwin and Jazz selections performed by soloists Dan Garrett, Wendy Buzby, Bernaldo Evangelista, and Amy Mills. Includes one beverage and heavy pupus.

Fundraiser Details:

Sunday, April 14th

11:30 am to 2:00 pm

Mi’s Waterfront Bistro on Ali’i Drive

Kailua-Kona, Hawai’i

Hope to see you there!

Warm Aloha~

Karen E. Bail

808-936-4640

Fax: 808-883-2263

RB-16072

kebail@aloha.net

http://www.KarenBail.com

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Culinary Arts Under the Stars ~ Friday February 8th at the Kings’ Shops!   Leave a comment

Culinary Arts Under the Stars at the Kings’ Shops at Waikoloa Beach Resort is coming up on Friday February 8th!

Please join us for the 7th year of this premier culinary extravaganza presented by Kings Shops. Stroll under the stars and sample fine cuisine from local chefs at tasting stations throughout the center. Sip beer or wine and enjoy the music of Grammy award-winning guitarist, Jeff Peterson.

This year’s event will benefit the Waikoloa Dry Forest Initiative a local nonprofit organization working to preserve, protect and restore native dry forest in Waikoloa.

There will be an exciting silent auction with art, luxury items, gift certificates to amazing restaurants and adventure packages. All proceeds will benefit their conservation and education programs.

Culinary Arts Under the Stars Info:

▪️Date: 2/8/2019 (Friday)

▪️Address: Kings’ Shops at Waikoloa Beach Resort, 69-250 Waikoloa Beach Drive, Waikoloa, HI

▪️Hours: 5:30 pm

▪️Cost/Cover: General $45

▪️Web Page: https://waikoloadryforest.org

▪️Contact Info: 8084942208

Hope to see you there!

Warm Aloha~

Karen E. Bail

808-936-4640

Fax: 808-883-2263

RB-16072

kebail@aloha.net

http://www.KarenBail.com

Kick of the holiday season at Christmas with the Chefs! Saturday December 1st🎄   Leave a comment

Kick of the holiday season and celebrate the 30th year of the Big Island’s premier holiday extravaganza!

Stroll the scenic seaside while enjoying fine local cuisine and festive libations throughout the Luau Grounds at Kamakahonu Bay.

•Tasting Stations

• Beer & Wine

• Live Music

• Silent Auction

Order tickets online at: http://www.konakohalachefs.org
Individual Tickets: $90 / VIP Tables of 10: $1250 (includes wines & table service)

TICKETS AVAILABLE AT
West Side Wines • Kona Coffee & Tea • The Spoon Shop • Host Hotel

Courtyard King Kamehameha’s Kona Beach Hotel is offering a special event room rate and package. To book, call (808) 331-6330 and ask for the Christmas With The Chefs room rates.

Saturday, December 1, 2018 • 5:30 pm
Courtyard King Kamehameha’s Kona Beach Hotel

CHAPTER MISSION~The ACF Kona Kohala Chefs Association members are industry leaders committed to culinary enrichments through professional development and education in our community.

The American Culinary Federation, founded in 1929, is the largest professional, not for profit organization for Chefs and Cooks in the United States. ACF membership provides opportunities for professional development, career building, and networking. More that 20,000 culinarians and food service professionals have joined the ACF for information, education, inspiration, and prestige.

The Kona-Kohala Chapter~Our Island Chapter was started in 1980 with twelve members. Today, there are more than fifty chapter members, plus a College Junior Chef Chapter and a High School Junior Chef Chapter.This group of food service professionals, vendors, and growers attend a monthly meeting on the first Wednesday of the month, from 11:30 am to 1:30 pm. The meetings are held at various restaurants and hotels in West Hawaii. We invite you to attend our next meeting and join our Kona-Kohala Chapter.

The Big Island of Hawaii offers many culinary events throughout the year. Our chapter holds two fundraising events. The premier Christmas event is in its 28th year and assists with scholarships for our members and student culinarians.

Our second benefit is “Culinary Arts Under the Stars” held at the Kings’ Shops. This benefit is directed towards the culinary program at Hawai`i Community College-Palamanui (through our endowment). Some proceeds from the silent auction benefit our ACF Chef and Child Foundation Program: a philanthropic arm of the ACF.

The American Culinary Federation Kona Kohala Chefs Association Charitable & Education Fund is a 501c3 non-profit organization

Hope to see you there!

Warm Aloha~

Karen E. Bail

808-936-4640

Fax: 808-883-2263

RB-16072

kebail@aloha.net

http://www.KarenBail.com

9th Annual Friends of the Library-Waikoloa Region Walk/Run for Literacy~Saturday November 10th!   Leave a comment

9th Annual Friends of the Library-Waikoloa Region Walk/Run for Literacy takes place on Saturday November 10th!

Registration begins at 6:15AM on race day.

The race begins at 7:30am.

This is a straight out and back walk/run. To view the course, visit our website.

Medal awards for top female/male categories: overall, 9 & under, 10-12, 13-15, 16-19, 20-29, 30-39, 40-49, 50-59, 60-69, 70-79, 80+, 1st & 2nd Stroller (gender neutral)

Amenities: Custom designed race t-shirt, clock timing, water stops, post-race snacks, web posted race results.

T-Shirt guaranteed if registered by 10-10-2018!

Details:

▪️Date: 11/10/2018 (Saturday)

▪️Location : 68-1730 Hooko St. , Waikoloa Village, HI 96738

▪️Hours: 6:15AM

▪️Cost/Cover: $20.00 adults (online) $30.00 (race day) $10.00 youth (12 & under) keiki in stroller-free (stroller-only wheeled entry allowed)

▪️Web Page: http://www.flwr-runforliteracy.com

▪️Contact Info: 808-883-0651

▪️3 different ways to pay:

#1. Register/pay online (opens 8-1-18) with PayPal by Midnight November 7th,

#2. Register/pay with cash, Credit Card OR check at event,

#3. Mail: check and form must arrive no later than Thurs., Nov. 8th to:

Friends of the Library – Waikoloa Region

P.O. Box 383283

Waikoloa, HI 96738

Hope to see you there!

Warm Aloha~

Karen E. Bail

808-936-4640

Fax: 808-883-2263

RB-16072

kebail@aloha.net

http://www.KarenBail.com

Kealii Reichel & Hawane Rios Benefit Concert for HCCOH~Saturday October 20th!   Leave a comment

Kealii Reichel & Hawane Rios Benefit Concert for the Hawaiian Cultural Center of Hamakua is on Saturday October 20, 2018!

Kings’ Shops is happy to join the efforts of the Hawaiian Cultural Center of Hamakua (HCCOH) to put on a fabulous night of fundraising through food, libations and the beautiful voices of Hawane Rios and world famous Kealii Reichel. Darde Gamayo will emcee the night’s festivities. All proceeds raised from ticket sales will go directly to the center via The Hilo-Hamakua Community Development Corporation, a 501(c)(3) non-profit organization, the acting fiscal agent for HCCOH.

Tickets for the concert only are $50 each. The concert will start at 7 p.m. Seating will be by sections with no assigned seating. You will get seated in your sections on a first come, first serve basis.

Tickets for food tastings from our fabulous Kings’ Shops restaurants and Kohala Coast neighboring restaurants will start at 5:30 p.m. at the Roy’s Waikoloa Bar & Grill entrance of Kings’ Shops. We will feature Roy’s Waikoloa Bar & Grill, Foster’s Kitchen, A-Bay’s Island Grill, Tommy Bahama Restaurant, Mai Grille by Chef Hess and Lava Lava Beach Club. The $100 ticket gets you the food tastings, entrance to the beer & wine garden at center stage with live entertainment from the Hawaiian Cultural Center of Hamakua and preferred seating for the concert. Again, seating will be by sections and no assigned seating, but the preferred section will be closer to the stage than general seating. You will get seated in your sections on a first come, first serve basis.

The $150 ticket will allow you to enjoy the food tastings, beer & wine garden, premium seating for the concert (within the first 2 rows) with no assigned seats, and a personal meet and greet with Kealii Reichel at a private champagne reception after the concert. Tickets are very limited.

$100 & $150 ticketholders check in at the reception table at the Roy’s Waikoloa Bar & Grill entrance starting at 5:15 p.m. You will need to provide your paper ticket, online ticket printout, or ID for will call tickets to gain entrance – no exceptions. Food tents and the beer & wine garden will shut down promptly at 7 p.m.

$50 ticketholders check in at the reception table near Michael Kors starting at 6:45 p.m. You will need to provide your paper ticket, online ticket printout, or ID for will call tickets to gain entrance – no exceptions.

More Information~

▪️Date: 10/20/2018 (Saturday)

▪️Location: Kings’ Shops, 69-250 Waikoloa Beach Drive Waikoloa, HI

▪️Hours: 5:30 PM

▪️Cost/Cover: $52.74 w/service fee

▪️Web Page: http://www.hccoh.org

▪️Contact Info: 808-494-0626

Hope to see you there!

Warm Aloha~

Karen E. Bail

808-936-4640

Fax: 808-883-2263

RB-16072

kebail@aloha.net

http://www.KarenBail.com

First Take With Science Friday in Hawaii! July 7th in Waimea!   Leave a comment

Science Friday In Hawai’i

On July 7th, enjoy First Take With Science Friday, live from the Aloha State!

Hawaii Public Radio presents “First Take With Science Friday” and welcomes host Ira Flatow to his first live appearance in the Aloha State.

Every week, Science Friday brings today’s most innovative and exciting scientists to your public radio airwaves. “First Take With Science Friday” will bring those same stimulating science stories to two Hawaiian stages.

At these science-themed evening conversations, you’ll join Ira as he interviews a local scientist—and, true to Science Friday form, you’ll be invited to ask your own questions and join the conversation. The events will be recorded for possible broadcast on future episodes of Science Friday.

Both evenings are exclusive to HPR members and tickets may be requested at time of donation. Seating is reserved and assigned on a first-come-first-served basis.

To purchase tickets, you must become or renew as an HPR station member. To do so, call (808) 955-8821 during business hours.

Accepted pledge amounts:

Pledge amounts of $75 ($6.25 per month) = a single reserved seat.

$100 ($8.33 per month) = a VIP ticket, which includes the opportunity to meet Ira Flatow at a pre-show reception, plus preferred seating. Limited quantity. VIP TICKETS IN HONOLULU SOLD OUT.

Discounted rates for group packages of two or more general or VIP seats also available online.

“First Take With Science Friday” is recommended for ages 12 and above. Running time is approximately 90 minutes without intermission.

When: Saturday, July 7, 2018 at 7:30 p.m

Where: Kahilu Theatre, 67-1186 Lindsey Rd., Waimea, HI 96743

Web Page:

https://www.sciencefriday.com/articles/science-friday-hawaii …

Photo + Article courtsey of: http://www.whofish.org

Warm Aloha~

Karen E. Bail

808-936-4640

Fax: 808-883-2263

RB-16072

kebail@aloha.net

http://www.KarenBail.com

Kamuela Hongwanji Mission Fundraising Golf Tournament~June 16, 2018 at Hapuna Golf Course   Leave a comment

Kamuela Hongwanji Mission Fundraising Golf Tournament is happening on Saturday, June 16, 2018 at Hapuna Golf Course. Please join in for a day on the greens, awesome prizes, amazing auction items and ono lunch!

$10,000 & 2018 Chevy Colorado…Hole-in-One Prizes!!!🏌🏽‍♀️🏌🏽‍♂️

Warm Aloha~

Karen E. Bail

808-936-4640

Fax: 808-883-2263

RB-16072

kebail@aloha.net

http://www.KarenBail.com