As of Sunday, December 21, 2014
POSTED: 04:07 a.m. HST, Aug 23, 2014
LAST UPDATED: 03:51 a.m. HST, Dec 20, 2014
The Library for the Blind & Physically Handicapped: Seeking adult volunteer narrators to assist with reading and recording local books. The ability to read local dialect, Hawaiian, Asian and other languages as necessary is required. Recordings are taped 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. Mondays, Wednesdays, Thursdays and Fridays, and 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. Tuesdays. For applications, call 733-8444.
Friends of Kaneohe Library: Sale of books and media year-round. Hours are Sundays from 1 to 4 p.m., Tuesdays and Fridays from 1 to 3 p.m. and Wednesdays from 10 a.m. to 7:45 p.m. (except from 3 to 6 p.m.). Call 247-4819. » All Christmas and holiday books, CDs and DVDs are half off in December. Also, gift coupon booklets are now available.
Hawaii Kai Community Bookstore: On the lower level of Hawaii Kai Public Library, 249 Lunalilo Home Road. Hours are 12:30 to 4:30 p.m. Mondays; 10 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. Tuesdays through Thursdays; and 9:30 a.m. to 3 p.m. Saturdays. Call 397-0515. » All cookbooks are half off in December.
"About Hawaiian Words" lecture: 6 to 7 p.m. first Thursday monthly, Liliha Public Library. Learn guidelines for standard spelling and usage of Hawaiian words. Free. Call 948-3299 or 587-7577.
African American Literary Book Group: 6:30 to 8:30 p.m. every second and fourth Monday, 1311 Kapiolani Blvd. Call 597-1341 for book title.
Pacific Tongues Spoken Arts Wednesday Writing Workshop: for teens, 4:30 to 6 p.m. Wednesdays, The ARTS at Marks Garage, 1159 Nuuanu Ave. Free. pacifictongues.org
James A. Vaughn Award for Poetry: Hawaii Pacific University is seeking entries for its annual poetry contest. Participants must have resided in Hawaii for one year. Postmark deadline has been extended to Dec. 30. Email firstname.lastname@example.org.