The best things in life are free by Alamance


									Celebrate Hawaii’s 2009
Children and Youth Month

The best things
in life are free.
                                                                                                                                                                                      A month of inspiring
                                                                                                                                                                                      activities for our keiki.
SATURDAY                                                                                   MEDIA LOUNGE                                                                                SATURDAY
                                                                                           10:00 a.m. – 3:00 p.m.
October 3, 2009                                                                            State Capitol, Room 414
                                                                                                                                                                                       October 17, 2009
“LIVE ENERGY LITE”                                                                         Meet student video producers and watch this year’s Olelo Youth Xchange Award                SOUTH MAUI CHILDREN & YOUTH DAY
 10:00 a.m. – 3:00 p.m.                                                                    Winning Student Videos in the Capitol’s new media studio. For information, contact          3:00 p.m. – 8:00 p.m.
 Sponsored by Hawaiian Electric Company; Department of Business Economic                   Francis Choe at 586-6890.                                                                   Kenolio Recreation Complex (N. Kihei)
 Development & Tourism; Malama Hawaii; and Pearlridge Center. Pearlridge Center’s                                                                                                      131 S. Kihei Road, Kihei, Maui, HI 96753
 Uptown Center Court, Aiea.                                                                FRIDAY TO SUNDAY                                                                            Free. Children and Youth Day comes to Maui for fun activities and entertainment
 Free. Fun for the whole family. Celebration kicks off National Energy Awareness                                                                                                       for the whole family. For further information, please call Kihei Youth Center at
 Month. For more information, call 543-7511.                                                          1,
                                                                                           October 9-1 2009                                                                            (808) 879-8698.
                                                                                           21st ANNUAL TALK STORY FESTIVAL
SUNDAY                                                                                     McCoy Pavilion, Ala Moana Park                                                              SUNDAY
                                                                                           Free on all days. The City and County of Honolulu Parks Department presents the
October 4, 2009                                                                            21st Annual Talk Story Festival, featuring 3 days of the best storytellers in Hawaii.
                                                                                                                                                                                       October 18, 2009
CHILDREN AND YOUTH DAY                                                                     Friday, October 9, 2009, SPOOKIES (6-9 p.m.), Saturday, October 10, 2009,                   HAWAII PACIFIC HEALTH KIDS FEST
10:00 a.m. – 3:00 p.m.                                                                     REAL LIFE TALES (6-9 p.m.), and Sunday, October 11, 2009, REVELATIONS                       10:00 a.m. – 2:00 p.m.
Sponsored by Hawaii Children’s Trust Fund and McDonald’s of Hawaii, State                  (6-8:30 p.m.). STORY WORKSHOP (2-5 p.m. Sunday too). Full line-up at www.                   Bishop Museum
Capitol, Frank F. Fasi Civic Center, Kalanimoku Building Grounds, Hawaii State    or for more info contact Jeff Gere at                 Free. This is a health education program promoting healthy and active lifestyles
Library Grounds, Washington Place, Iolani Palace, Punchbowl Street, Department                                                                                                         through interactive games and workshops focused on injury prevention, nutrition,
of Health Parking Lot and the King Kamehameha V Judiciary History Center.                  SATURDAY                                                                                    exercise, drug awareness, and more. Organized by the Straub Clinic & Hospital,
Free. Fun for the whole family. For more information, contact 586-6130.                                                                                                                Kapiolani Medical Center for Women & Children, and Kapiolani Medical Center at
                                                                                           October 10, 2009                                                                            Pali Momi, affiliates of Hawaii Pacific Health. For more information, contact HPH
GREEN ZONE                                                                                 HAWAII STATE ART MUSEUM                                                                     Conference Services at 522-3469.
10:00 a.m. – 3:00 p.m.                                                                     10:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m.
State Capitol                                                                              Monthly “Second Saturday” program at the Hawaii State Art Museum
Green Zone at Children and Youth Day will feature recycling of telephone books,
                                                                                                                                                                                       SUNDAY TO SATURDAY
                                                                                           Free. Hands-on activities for families from 11:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m. with the Hawaii
magazines, cell phones, laptop computers, printer cartridges, PDAs, reverse vending        Stitchery and Fibre Arts Guild. For more information, please call 586-9958.
                                                                                                                                                                                       October 18-24, 2009
machines for HI5 containers, athletic shoes, used eyeglasses and hearing aids,                                                                                                         TEEN READ WEEK: Hawaii State Public Library System
cooking oil, re-usable household items, clothing and other sustainability-related          SUNDAY                                                                                      Join public libraries statewide to celebrate Teen Read Week (October 18-24), with
activities. For more information, contact Rene Mansho at 306-1876 or email at                                                                                                          its theme “Read Beyond Reality @ your library!” Read something “out of this world,”                                                                                   1,
                                                                                           October 1 2009                                                                              just for the fun of it! In addition, children of all ages will enjoy the offerings of “
                                                                                           HAWAII FISHING AND SEAFOOD FESTIVAL                                                         Fall Performance Programs” featuring an array of storytellers and talented artists.
IOLANI PALACE CULTURAL ACTIVITIES AND TOURS                                                9:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m.                                                                       Visit for more details and program schedules.
10:00 a.m. – 3:00 p.m.                                                                     Pier 38
Free. Learn about the history and artifacts of Iolani Palace with a self-guided tour       Free admission, free parking and shuttle service from Honolulu Community College.
of the first floor and gallery. Also featuring 19th Century activities, Hawaiian cultural                                                                                                SATURDAY
                                                                                           For more information, please call 265-4962. Sponsored by the Pacific Island
crafts, games and entertainment on the Palace grounds. For more information,               Fisheries Group.                                                                            October 24, 2009
contact Cindy Ascencio at 522-0829.                                                                                                                                                    FREE KEIKI IDS
KING KAMEHAMEHA V JUDICIARY HISTORY CENTER                                                 MONDAY & TUESDAY                                                                            9:00 a.m. – 3:00 p.m.
                                                                                                                                                                                       McDonald’s Pearl Kai in Aiea.
10:00 a.m. – 2:00 p.m.                                                                     October 12-13, 2009 and                                                                     Get free Keiki IDs for all children 12 years & under.
Free. Learn about Hawaii’s courts and our unique legal history through guided tours,
mock trial activities, and short films. For more information, contact Toni Han Palermo      FRIDAY & SATURDAY                                                                           For information, contact 586-8455.
at 539-4995.                                                                               October 23-24, 2009
                                                                                           UNITED NATIONS DAY CELEBRATIONS
INFANT, TODDLER AND BOOSTER SEAT INSPECTION                                                                                                                                            October 29, 2009
10:00 a.m. – 1:00 p.m.                                                                     hosted by UN Association (UNA) - Hawaii Division.
Department of Health, Miller Street parking lot (enter from Punchbowl Street)              Oct. 12 - Afternoon                                                                         OUTSTANDING ADVOCATES FOR CHILDREN AND YOUTH AWARDS
Free. Learn how to securely install and use a child safety seat.                           10th Anniversary Rededication of Millennium Peace Garden at Diamond Head                    LUNCHEON
Contact Cora Speck at 537-7059 or email for more information                                                                                                         11:30 a.m. – 1:00 p.m.
                                                                                           Oct. 13 - 4:00 p.m. – State Capital Auditorium
or contact the Queen’s referral line at 537-7117. Sponsored by Queen’s Medical                                                                                                         Washington Place
                                                                                           World Cafe Discussion on MDG (Millennium Development Goals)                                 For more information, contact Representative John Mizuno at 586-6050 for details
Center and KIPC.
                                                                                           Oct. 23 - 10:00 a.m. - Noon                                                                 and/or a nomination form.
CAPITOL TOURS                                                                              Waiau Elementary School on the MDG “Sustainabilty”
10:00 a.m. – 2:30 p.m.
                                                                                           Oct. 24 - 10:00 a.m. - Noon                                                                 SATURDAY
Free. Tour the Governor’s office and the State Capitol. Please sign up at the tour
desk on Children and Youth Day located in the State Capitol Rotunda. A tour
                                                                                           UN Day Celebration (tba).                                                                   October 31, 2009
will take place every ½ hour starting at 10:00 a.m. Last tour starts at 2:30 p.m.          Free. For more information, contact Joanne Tachibana, President at 387-7271                 SAFETY TRICK OR TREAT
Contact Queenie Kuheana at 586-0178 or 586-0221 for more information.                      or visit                                                              5:00 p.m. – 7:00 p.m.
                                                                                                                                                                                       Windward Mall
WASHINGTON PLACE TOURS                                                                     TUESDAY                                                                                     Free. Safe trick-or-treating for the whole family and other fun activities.
11:00 a.m. – 2:00 p.m.                                                                                                                                                                 For more information, contact Janna Herrington at 235-1143 or visit www.
Free. Guided walk through the 1847 mansion. Learn how the home of an American              October 13, 2009                                                                  
sea captain became the residence of Hawaii’s Queen Lili’uokalani, followed by              CHILDREN AND YOUTH SUMMIT
twelve governors of Hawaii. For free ticket information please contact Celine Ferreira     8:30 a.m. – 1:30 p.m.                                                                       22nd ANNUAL BISHOP MUSEUM TREAT STREET
at 586-0240.                                                                               State Capitol Auditorium                                                                    5:30 p.m. – 8:00 p.m.
                                                                                           Free. A conference geared toward defining issues and developing priority                     Bishop Museum
TEEN ZONE                                                                                  actions important to children (0-12 years old) and youth (12-24 years old).                 Free. Safe trick-or-treating and fun activities for children and their families.
10:00 a.m. – 3:00 p.m.                                                                     For more information, contact 586-6130.                                                     For more information, contact Courtney Chow at 848-4187 or visit
Frank F. Fasi Civic Center and Kalanimoku Building Grounds                                                                                                                   
Free. Teen activities. Contact Dennis Young at 677-8785 or email at                                                                                                                                                                Visit for more information.

                                                               DIAMOND SPONSOR ($20,000 or more)
                                                               Hawaii Children’s Trust Fund ~ McDonald’s of Hawaii ~ Communications Pacific ~ Office of Hawaiian Affairs (OHA) ~ Star Bulletin/Midweek
                                                               PLATINUM SPONSOR ($15,000 - $19,999)
                                                               City and Country of Honolulu ~ Hawaii Tents and Events ~ Heather’s Inflatables ~ State of Hawaii
                                                               GOLD SPONSOR ($10,000 - $14,499)
                                                               Department of Education ~ Hawaii State Legislature
                                                               SILVER SPONSOR ($5,000): Good Beginnings Alliance, Kiwanis International
                                                               BRONZE SPONSOR ($2,500 - $4,999): Chevron, Keiki Injury Prevention Coalition, Hawaii State Teachers’ Association, Meadow Gold Dairies, National Federation of Women Legislators,
                                                               Office Depot, Safe Kids Hawaii, State Farm Insurance
                                                               COMMUNITY SPONSOR ($1,000 - $2,499): Aloha Care, Aloha Milkcaps Slamo-rama sponsored by the International Licensing Group, Comprehensive Health Management, Cronin, Fried, Sekiya,
                                                               Kekina & Fairbanks, Consuelo Foundation, Da Planet, Every Child Matters, Hawaii Association for the Education of Young Children (HAEYC), Hawaii Government Employee Association (HGEA),
                                                               Hawaii National Guard Counter Drug Support Program, HMSA, Island Insurance Foundation, Pfizer, Pizza Hut, United Healthcare Services
                                                               FRIENDS ($50 - $999): AKYTH, Inc., Alexander & Baldwin Foundation, Alexandria Murdoch-Haig, Aloun Farms, Assistance League of Hawaii, Bank of Hawaii, Capitol Consultants, Children’s Rights Council of Hawaii,
                                                               COSTCO, First Hawaiian Bank, Grace Pacific Corp., Hansen Distribution, Hawaii Association of Independent School (HAIS), Hawaii Catholic Schools, Hawaii Dental Association, Honolulu Board of Water Supply, Kaiser
                                                               Permanente, Lawrence Okinaga, Mattel, Menehune Water, Service Printers, Signs by Dey, Sodexo, Wal Mart, Watanabe Floral, Wet ‘n Wild, Zippy’s
Children & Youth Day
SUNDAY, OCTOBER 4, 2009, 10 A.M. – 3 P.M.

State Capitol, Department of Health Parking Lot, Frank F. Fasi Civic Center, Hawaii State Library Grounds,
‘Iolani Palace, Kalanimoku Building Grounds, King Kamehameha V Judiciary History Center, Punchbowl
Street and Washington Place

Over 200 free fun and educational                                Purchase food or bring your own
interactive activities for children and                          and have a picnic!
teens, including:                                                • SPAM Musubi
• Aloha Milkcaps Slamo-rama sponsored by the International       • Fried Noodles
  Licensing Group. Plenty of family fun and milkcap prize        • Pizza
  giveaways                                                      • Hotdogs
• Yu-Gi-Oh Tournament. Free giveaway of a Nintendo DS Lite,      • Teriburgers
  cards, decks, etc. (Rooms 325 and 329)                         • Assorted Bentos and Plate Lunches
• Bungee Trampoline                                              • Country Time Lemonade
• Hawaii’s Largest Mobile Rock Wall                              • Fruit Salads
• Wild One Inflatable Obstacle Course                             • Chocolate Covered Fruits
• Trackless Train                                                • Ice Cream
• 22’ Giant Slide                                                • Milk, Juice, Water
• Bouncers                                                       • Shave Ice
• Early Learning Activities                                      • Bubble Pearl Drinks
• Teen Zone                                                      • Cotton Candy
• Tours of the State Capitol, ‘Iolani Palace, Washington Place
• Cultural crafts and games                                      Parking
• Soccer, tennis, martial arts, paintball and mini golf          • Free parking at all surrounding State and City parking lots.
• Flower making, face painting, keiki ID, car seat check-ups

Live entertainment by:
American Heart Jump Rope Team
Brother Noland & Youth
                                                                    My Special
Cheer 808 All-Stars                                                 Role Model Contest
Ciana Pelekai                                                       Sponsored by J.W. Mariott Ihilani Resort and Spa
Danny Kennedy & Mana‘o Company                                      at Ko Olina
Darius Palau
Greg Gabaylo                                                        Tell us who has inspired you personally and stand
Honolulu Boy Choir                                                  a chance to win our Grand Prize to give to this
Hyper Squad                                                         special person!
In-motion Hip-Hop Dancers                                           Name of your role model:
Jordan Segundo                                                      _______________________________________________
Keiki Steps                                                         Your role model’s address:
Mehetia Productions                                                 _______________________________________________
Ms. Hawaii, Mrs. Hawaii and Ms. Teen Hawaii                         _______________________________________________
Peiliana Pelekai
Royal Hawaiian Band                                                 Please turn in this entry form at the
Sassafras Twirlers                                                  Information/Goodie Bag Table.
Soranbushi from Pacific Buddhist Academy                             Winner need not be present at the time of drawing.
Summer Eguchi

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