COME ONE! COME ALL! It’s the biggest event Hawaiʻi CC puts on each year. The EARTH FAIR is our largest outreach to the people of the Big Island where we host them for a day of fun and educational activities and. This year there will be 50 + exhibits and more giveaways. Hawaiʻi Community College’s 24th ANNIVERSARY Earth Fair will feature an environmental presentation by Jesse Law – the Life Cycle of a Plastic Bottle.
The event goes from 9AM to 4:00 PM. Several schools will be participating in field trips in the morning, so the public should come at noon. There will be 50 BOOTHS AND EXHIBITS with ENTERTAINMENT and ACTIVITIES ALL DAY.
Featured performers are Hawaiʻi Community College’s Unukupukupu; Ukulele and Hula by students from Kua O Ka La PCS, Hawaiʻi Community College students in a Trash Fashion show, To’a Here Tahitian dancers, Tupalaga O Samoa Mo A Taeao -Samoan dancers, Japan Club dancers, music by Ras Sparrow, IBIS with Dave Seawater and One Journey. Students and visitors may participate in Face Painting, Crafts, Garden tours and Puppetry. Building 388-101 will be the venue for the showing of ENVIRONMENTAL VIDEOS, which will be available for the kids and for the general public.
The event is FREE and there will be many surprises and giveaways for school participants and the general public with bags full of gifts, plants, goodies, and informational brochures.
Hawaiʻi Community College Forest Team and Agriculture departments as well as and other native plant growers will donate over 1,000 FREE NATIVE TREE SEEDLINGS and edible herbs.. There will be FREE LEMONADE, FREE POPCORN, FREE FRUIT, COOKIES and many other giveaways available for fair attendees.
Parking is FREE at the Manono campus, and student volunteers will be directing visitors to the parking lots at the rear of Manono campus. The “Fair Grounds” are centrally located on the lower campus near the cafeteria and adjacent buildings. Booths and exhibits will give out important educational information to help make us all better Earth Citizens. This Celebration provides a great opportunity to share important environmental news and education with our island community. Plan to attend and help advertise the Fair to your family, friends, church, and organizations. For more information contact Roberta Brashear-Kaulfers at 966-7002 (firstname.lastname@example.org), or Larissa Leslie at 934-2732. Exhibitors may contact Graceson Ghen email@example.com. Thanks to our sponsors Hawaiʻi CC Student Life Council (SLiC), Hawaiʻi Community College Student Government (SG),and Creative Arts Hawaiʻi.
Come and enjoy yourself at Haw CC’s Earth Fair. Become more aware and dedicated to conservation and sustainability issues in your environment. This is Hawaiʻi CC’s signature even, so remember that it’s the College’s outreach to the community that sustains us. Let’s all work together to help make it great. See you at the Fair!
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