The Oahu Urban Garden Center in Pearl City is giving away free trees!
Come down to the Oahu Urban Garden Center this Saturday, November 7 from 7:00am and celebrate Arbor Day and receive a free tree while supplies last.
SECOND SATURDAY AT THE GARDEN, stroll and learn about tropical gardening from certified Hawai’i master gardeners and Urban Garden Center volunteers, November 14, 2009 from 9AM-12PM featuring Trees!
Demonstration on tree pruning (9:30AM & 10:30AM) Also Book Signing! with local expert, Paul Weissich’s new book: Small Trees for the Tropical Landscape ($41.99, University Press). No registration required. UH Oahu Urban Garden Center in Pearl City; 453-6055, or www.ctahr.hawaii.edu/ougc.
Leeward Community College “Fun Fair” this Saturday, November 7 from 9AM-3PM at the LCC Campus. Food, games, entertainment and an Aloha Aina Earth Day recycling drive will held at the Fun Fair from 8AM-2PM. Recycling drive proceeds will go to benefit LCC. For more information call: 455-0252.
Congratulations to the 2009 Leeward Young Artist Award winners!
10 students were chosen out of 49 finalists as 2009 Leeward Young Artist Award winners on Thursday night at Kapolei Hale. Seven of the ten selected were from Pearl City schools.
Here’s a list of the 2009 Leeward Young Artist Award winners from Pearl City Schools;
Shannen Sakai, Grade 4, Waiau Elementary School
Serena Lum, Grade 4, Waiau Elementary School
Jaelene Robley, Grade 5, Pearl City Highlands Elementary School
Sabrina Haverly, Grade 6, Pearl City Highlands Elementary School
Kaiden Mokiao, Grade 6, Palisades Elementary School
Dane Kaneshiro, Grade 7, Highlands Intermediate School
Jaypee Balisacan, Grade 8 Highlands Intermediate School
2009 Leeward Young Artist Award winners from other Leeward District schools;
Julia Kuratsu, Grade 7, Kapolei Middle School
Justin Ea, Grade 9, James Campbell High School
Kalin Sandobal, Grade 12, Waianae High School
If you would like to see the terrific artwork from all 49 finalists, they will be on display at Kapolei Hale through next week. Congratulations to all the students!
Don’t forget to check out the Oahu Urban Garden Center, tomorrow, for your opportunity to get a free tree (while supplies last) and also head over to the LCC Fun Fair for great family fun and entertainment!
Have a great day and hope to see you around Pearl City.
Mahalo Nui Loa,
Barry A. Villamil
Web Editor, MyPearlCity.com “Everything PC”
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