FRIDAY, June 7
LIFE IS A FORM, THE REST IS JUST A VIEW
Where: East Hawaii Cultural Center, 141 Kalakaua St., Hilo
When: 6 p.m. Friday (opening reception)
Details: Exhibition of New Works by Andrzej Kramarz. Exhibit runs June 7-July 19.
Contact: Administrator, 961-5711, Admin@ehcc.org
BONSAI, IKEBANA AND SUISEKI EXHIBITION
Where: Wailoa Center, 200 Piopio St., Hilo
When: June 28-29
Details: Features bonsai from the Mokuhonua Bonsai Club and Hilo Bonsai Kyoshitsu bonsai, suiseki and ikebana display. A bonsai demonstration will be given at 2 p.m. June 28. An ikebana demo is planned for 10 a.m. June 29. The public also can bring their plants for analysis by bonsai club members. Limited plants will be available for hands-on experience in creating bonsai.
Contact: Mel Honda, 938-6638, email@example.com
TODAY, June 1
TAI CHI CHIH — JOY THRU MOVEMENT
Where: Liliuokalani Park pavilion next to the teahouse
When: 7:45-9 a.m., today
Details: Joy Thru Movement is an easy-to-learn 8-week tai chi class that starts today. All ages and abilities welcome. Reduce stress, increase energy, build muscle, increase flexibility, improve mental focus, improve immune function.
Contact Name: Sharron, firstname.lastname@example.org, 313-2197
EDIBLE WILD PLANTS WITH ZACH MERMEL
Where: Volcano Art Center, Niaulani Campus, 19-4074 Old Volcano Road, Volcano
When: 9 a.m. today
Details: Participants will interact firsthand with many of these underappreciated edibles. This is discovery only – no picking. Learn about wild edibles such as plantain/laukahi, sow thistle, cat’s ear and dandelion, among many others. This is hands-on immersion for foragers and foodies. Cost is $40, or $30 for VAC members, plus a $15 transportation fee. Class size is limited. Register by calling the number below or visiting www.volcanoartcenter.org.
Contact: Alyssa Johnasen, 967-8222, email@example.com
THE JAPANESE ART OF ORIGAMI
Where: Hilo Public Library, 300 Waianuenue Ave., Hilo
When: 10 a.m. Saturdays through June 22
Details: Origami is the art of paper folding, which is often associated with Japanese culture. In modern