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2017 Spring Registration Now Available for Hawaii Swimming Waikoloa

The long awaited spring registration for Hawaii Swimming Waikoloa is now available!

Kelly and Joe are looking forward to a fabulous spring session.

The April-May classes will be On Tuesdays, Thursdays, and Sundays.

Tuesday and Thursday class times are:

  • Parent-Child 3:30-4:00 pm
  • Red 4:00-4:30 pm
  • Red-Orange 4:30-5:00 pm
  • Orange 5:00-5:30 pm
  • Orange-Yellow 5:30-6:00 pm
  • Yellow 5:30-6:00 pm
  • Adults 6:00-6:30 pm

Sunday class times are:

  • Parent-Child 1:00-1:30 pm
  • Red 1:30-2:00 pm
  • Red-Orange 2:00-2:30 pm
  • Orange 2:30-3:00 pm
  • Orange-Yellow 3:00-3:30 pm
  • Yellow 3:30-4:00 pm
  • Adults 4:30-6:00 pm

Class information page:

Spring registration Form:

Spring payment form:

If you have any challenges registering, either call Joe (572-4665) or email Kelly and Joe at:

Holiday Special Ends 12/30: Swimming for Life Lessons Winter Session Waikoloa Community Pool

Hawaii Swimming

Session: Winter 2017 
 or Thursday 
or Sunday

To receive the HOLIDAY SPECIAL, registration form and payment 
(in full) MUST be processed by December 30, 2016.

Days and Dates:  
Tuesday: 1/10, 17, 24, 31, 2/7, 2/14 (holiday), 2/21, 28, 3/7 
Thursday: 1/12, 19, 26, 2/2, 9, 16, 23, 3/2, 3/9 
Sunday: 1/22, 29, 2/5, 12, 2/19 (holiday), 2/26, 3/5

Number of Lessons:  
Tuesday: 8 
Thursday: 9 
Sunday: 6
*30 minute classes 

Session Cost via DONATION:  
Tuesday: $140.41  HOLIDAY SPECIAL: $129.05 
Thursday: $157.92  HOLIDAY SPECIAL: $145.62
Sunday: $105.58  HOLIDAY SPECIAL: $96.86

Concerto Competition Open to All Music Students 18 and Under

The Madeline Schatz-Harris Conderto Competition, featuring woodwinds, brass, percussion, and piano, is open to all music students in Hawaii who are 18 and under.

Winners will receive a cash prize and be featured soloists in concert with the Kamuela Philharmonic.

Application Deadline: Friday, December 16, 2016

Competition: Saturday, January 14, 2017

For details, go to


Enroll now for Waikoloa First Tee Summer Camp

Looking for something for kids to do this summer that is both fun and educational? The  First Tee may be just what you’re looking for.

The first session of the First Tee Summer Camp at the Waikoloa Village Golf Course runs from June 15-17 for ages 7 to 17. The second session runs from July 13-15.

The hours are 9-12 and the cost is $60.

Register online at or call 808.202.6456

Student Photography Competition

The Shops at Mauna Lani  is excited to announce their first ever Student Photography Competition to support Big Island Students grade 6 – 12.  They will be giving cash scholarships of $500, $300 and $200 to the students of the winning photographs.

Entries will be accepted until April 15, 2016.

Photos will be on display nightly on April 22 to April 30, 2016, Suite 306 from 3pm to 8pm (Mon 4/25 & Thurs 4/28 hours will be from 3pm to 5pm, Wed 4/27 will be from 5:45pm to 8pm.)

Awards ceremony will be on April 30, 2016 at 11 am.

For more information go to

17th Annual Waimea Healthy Keki Fest Apr 16

17th ANNUAL WAIMEA HEALTHY KEIKI FEST: Sat., April 16 from 9 a.m.-1 p.m.  Parker Ranch Center.  For Keiki 3-12 along with their families.  A fun, free day with more than 30 learning booths offering educational and interactive discovery activities to help develop healthy brains, bodies and beings. A wide array of hands-on activities related to safety, the environment, fitness, health, mind and nutrition and each child will receive a “passport” to track their participation at each learning booth.  This event’s mission is to bring the schools and community of North Hawaii together to celebrate the health and safety of our greatest asset, our keiki. Info: Laurie Edmondson, North Hawaii Community Hospital (881-4425)  or

Jr. Introduction to Golf Day Apr 10 Mauni Lani Resort

Juniors ages 6-14 are invited to participate in the Introduction to Golf Day  on Apr 10 at the Mauni Lani Resort from 10 am to 12 noon.

It’s a great way to be introduced to the game of golf, or for the more experienced golfers to start their spring season. The morning features lessons by Mauni Lani Golf Academy staff. Refreshments included. Space is limited for this complementary golf clinic. Sign up early by calling 808-885-6655.

March 26: Waikoloa Easter Egg Hunt Ho’oko Street Park

The Abundant Life Ministries, More Than Enough Ministries, and Kipuka O’ Aloha are sponsoring the Waikoloa Biggest Egg Hunt on Saturday March 26 at the Ho’oko Street Park. They’ll have 5,000 eggs for 4 age divisions. The first hunt starts at 9 a.m. and each hunt takes no more than 15 minutes.

Keiki ID, food by Los Tres Mex, and face painting available for FREE.

Bring your camera and a basket or bag for the eggs.

For more info, call 883-9512.

Registratin opens at 8 and closes 10 minutes before the first hung.

To avoid standing in line, register at www.AbundantLifeMinistriesWaikoloa