COMMUNITY INVITED TO MALA’AI’S FREE SUPER KITCHEN DINNER: 5:30 to 7:30 p.m., Wednesday, Aug. 12, Kahilu Town Hall. The quarterly free public event is presented by Mala’ai: The Culinary Garden of Waimea Middle School to share and demonstrate fresh, healthy, easy-to-make foods that are also low cost. This family-friendly gathering with music is casual and no RSVPs are required. For more information contact Alethea Lai at 989-7861 or go to www.Facebook.com/Mala’ai. Future dates are Sept. 9, Oct. 21, Nov. 18, and Jan. 13, 2016.
LAUPAHOEHOE FOREST ADVISORY COUNCIL MEETING: 6 to 8 p.m., Wednesday, Aug. 12, Laupahoehoe Community Public Charter School Cafeteria. Council meetings are open to the public and participation is encouraged. The purpose of the Council is to engage the Division of Forestry and Wildlife (DOFAW) and the USDA Forest Service and provide recommendations relating to management, research, and other activities within the State lands that comprise the Hawaii Experimental Tropical Forest. For more information call Mel Dean at 854-2651. Agendas and meeting minutes can be viewed on the Council website at https://sites.google.com/site/laupahoehoeac/.
INFORMATIONAL MEETING ON SHIDLER COLLEGE OF BUSINESS (UH-MANOA) FALL 2016 DISTANCE LEARNING AND MHRM PROGRAMS: 5:30 to 6:30 p.,., Thursday, Aug. 13, Kanu o ka Aina Learning Ohana in Waimea. Presented in partnership with the University Center at Palamanui, the meeting is recruiting for the 2016 Neighbor Island cohort.
ARMY POHAKULOA TRAINING AREA (PTA) HUNTING SURVEY: Now through Aug. 21. The Army is conducting a community survey regarding hunting at Pohakuloa Training Area that can be completed online. The survey is geared toward the hunting community and asks questions regarding their use of PTA and asks for feedback on proposed initiatives to update the PTA hunting program, such as an online hunter registration system. The survey is part of current efforts to revise the PTA hunting program’s administrative rules and access policy. The survey can be accessed online at http://ptahuntingsurvey.com/. For questions or assistance regarding the survey, please call the Natural Resources Office at 969-1966 or email [email protected].