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6th Annual Kona Brewers’ Festival Golf Open at the Big Island Country Club, March 9th

Tuesday, February 28th, 2012

Kailua-Kona, Big Island of Hawaii — The sixth annual Kona Brewers Fest Golf Open tees off at Big Island Country Club Friday, March 9, with a shotgun start at 9 a.m. The charity golf tournament is the jump start for the 17th annual Kona Brewers Festival to be held the following day, Saturday, March 10.

Golfers of all levels are welcome to play at this four-person scramble. Handicaps will be averaged; no minimum drives. Mulligans will be available for purchase at check-in. Dozens of prizes will be awarded. Big Island Country Club is 30 minutes from Kailua-Kona, Waimea or Kohala Coast on scenic upper Highway 190.

Cost per golfer is $150, which includes green fees for 18 holes of scenic golf, golf cart, welcome bag, continental breakfast, box lunch and awards ceremony with pupus. Preregister by downloading a registration form from the festival website, www.KonaBrewersFestival.com. For more information on the tournament, to learn about sponsorship opportunities or to volunteer, call Danielle Hadjes at (808) 854-4890 or email [email protected]

The Kona Brewers Fest Golf Open is organized by the Hawaii Montessori Schools parent organizations. Hawaii Montessori School is a beneficiary of the Kona Brewers Festival, and funds raised from the tournament benefit the school. The 17th annual Kona Brewers Festival, Presented by the Bill Healy Foundation and sponsored by Community Hero Sponsor: Sunetric, Alaska Airlines, Kina’ole Sponsors: First Hawaiian Bank and Keauhou Veterinary Hospital, is a community fundraising event that promotes the craft brewery revolution in Hawaii and encourages professional brewers and chefs to work together.

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You are invited to our Kamuela Campus Open House on Monday, February 6th, 5 – 7pm.

Monday, January 30th, 2012

Hawaii Montessori Schools – Kamuela Campus will hold an Open House on Monday, February 6th, 5:00 – 7:00 pm.

Families of current and prospective students between the ages of 15 months – 6 years old are invited to attend an Open House from 5:00 – 7:00 pm., on Monday, February 6th at 64-1058 Mamalahoa Hwy, Kamuela. Families will have an be able to visit classrooms, meet current families, learn about the school and its programs, including financial aid opportunities, and meet faculty members and administration

Hawaii Montessori Schools has been part of the West Hawaii community since 1980. The school provides quality education for children ages 15 months through 6 years of age using the principles and methods of Dr. Maria Montessori. The classroom environments are well prepared and allow the children to develop at their own speed, according to each child’s own capacities in a non-competitive atmosphere. Learning takes place through the child’s own discovery and experience. Observers of Montessori students have described them as having developed self-discipline, self-knowledge, self-esteem and independence, as well as enthusiasm for learning, an organized approach to problem solving, and academic skills. Hawaii Montessori Schools has been recognized on the State and Federal levels as being an excellent provider of early childhood education.

For more information, contact Angeline Geldhof, Executive Director or Becky Watkins, Campus Director at 885-7683 or e-mail [email protected] To learn more about Hawaii Montessori Schools’ programs please visit our website at www.hawaiimontessori.org

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You are invited to an Open House at Hawai’i Montessori Schools Kona Campus

Wednesday, October 5th, 2011

Hawai’i Montessori Schools’ Kona Campus invites you to an Open House on Wednesday, October 12th, 8:30 – 11:00 a.m.

You will have an opportunity to visit the classrooms of our Toddler (ages 15-36 mos.) and Primary (ages 3-6 yrs) Programs, meet current families, learn about the school and its programs including financial aid opportunities, and meet faculty members and administrators.

Hawaii Montessori Schools has been part of the West Hawaii community since 1980. The school provides quality education for children ages 15 months through 6 years of age using the principles and methods of Dr. Maria Montessori. The classroom environments are well prepared and allow the children to develop at their own speed, according to each child’s own capacities in a non-competitive atmosphere. Learning takes place through the child’s own discovery and experience. Observers of Montessori students have described them as having developed self-discipline, self-knowledge, self-esteem and independence, as well as enthusiasm for learning, an organized approach to problem solving, and academic skills. Hawaii Montessori Schools has been recognized on the State and Federal levels as being an excellent provider of early childhood education.

For more information contact Angeline Geldhof, Executive Director or Maya Wheaton, Campus Director at 329-0700 or e-mail [email protected]

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Sneak Peek of our Annual Lu’au Benefit Silent Auction List

Wednesday, August 31st, 2011

We are excited to give you a sneak peek at some of our Silent Auction Items for our Annual Lu’au Benefit at the Anna Ranch Heritage Center on Sunday, September 11th, 11:00 am-3:00 pm. Tickets can be purchased at Hawai’i Montessori Schools Kamuela and Kona Campuses, Mama’s House Thrift Shop and Kamuela Liquor.

  • Imiloa Astronomy Center: Four Tickets to Imiloa
  • Kapoho Kine Adventures: Zipline Through Paradise for Two
  • Willman Interiors: Two Hour Design Consultation
  • Pure Life Chiropractic: Initial Consultation, Exam & 1st Adjustment
  • Kohala Divers: Three Gift Certificates at $75 each
  • Hawaii Tropical Botanical Garden: Family Membership
  • Mountain Gold Jewelers: Three Gift Certificates: $25, $50, and @$100
  • Hawaii Paso Finos: One hour Horseback Ride on Paso Fino
  • Lehua Jewlers: $50 Gift Certificate
  • Merriman’s Restaurant: Dinner for Two
  • Lilikoi Café: $30 Gift Certificate
  • Huggo’s Restaurant: $50 Gift Certificate
  • The Club in Kona: One Month Membership
  • Solimene’s Restaurant: $25 Gift Certificate
  • Pacific Massage Services: Sixty-minute Massage
  • Kahilu Theater: $90 Gift Certificate
  • Bentleys: Handmade Bronze Lantern with Votive
  • San Diego Zoo: Four Passes to San Diego Zoo or Safari Park
  • Halekulani Resort: Sunday Brunch for 2
  • Waipio Ride the Rim: Two Seats on ATV Tour
  • Sea Quest: Two Rafting / Snorkel Adventure Tickets
  • Ocean Sports Waikoloa: Two Seats on any Catamaran Cruise
  • Hualalai Tennis Club: One Hour Semi-Private Tennis Lesson at Hualalai Resort
  • Body Glove Cruises: Admission for 2 on any Body Glove Cruise
  • Captian Zodiac: Raft & Snorkel for 2
  • Dolphin Journeys: Half-Day Dolphin Excursion for 1
  • Dolphin Quest, Hilton Waikoloa: One Encounter Deluxe Program
  • Fair Wind Cruises: Afternoon Snack Cruise for 2
  • Blue Hawaii Helicopters: Two Seats on Kohala Coast Adventure
  • Atlantis Submarines: One Admission to Submarine Ride
  • ATV Outfitters Hawaii: Ride for 2 on Historical Ocean ATV Tour
  • Paul Brown Salon and Spa: Gift Certificate for 1 hr Massage
  • Veterinary Associates: $180 Gift Certificate
  • Hapuna Prince: Gift Certificate for Breakfast Buffet for 2
  • Café Pesto: Two $25 Gift Certificates
  • Big Island Eco Adventures, LLC: Gift Certificate for Zipline for 2
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Join Us This Weekend at the Kokua Kailua Village Stroll

Wednesday, August 10th, 2011

Join us this weekend at the Kokua Kailua Village Stroll. We’ll be giving away goody bags and balloons for the kids. If you didn’t know, one Sunday each month from 1pm-6pm, Alii Drive becomes a festive pedestrian-only marketplace with music, artists, shopping, and restaurants. Thousands of residents and visitors are discovering Kokua Kailua is an ideal way to enjoy all Historic Kailua Village has to offer.

If you have friends who have school-age children, please be sure to tell them about it. It’s great fun for the whole family, and we’d love the opportunity to introduce them to Hawaii Montessori Schools.

See you there!

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Visit Hawaii Montessori’s Booth at the Keiki Fun Run at Kona Commons on June 18th

Wednesday, June 15th, 2011

Hawai’i Montessori Schools will be part of the fun and entertainment at the 3rd Annual Keiki Fun Run held at the Kona Commons this Saturday, June 18. We’ll be giving out balloons and goody bags. HPD and Aloha Kona Kids will also be on hand to give out free Keiki ID Cards.

If you have friends or family who have school-age children, please be sure to tell them about it. It’s great fun for the whole family, and we’d love the opportunity to introduce them to Hawaii Montessori Schools.

Every Keiki is a winner at the the Fun Run and all entrants will receive a t-shirt, goody bag and a finisher’s ribbon. Registration for this event is between 6:30– 7:30am and the first race begins at 8:00am. For more information on the Keiki Fun Run, please visit the Kona Commons website.

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Join Us This Weekend at the Kokua Kailua Village Stroll

Friday, June 10th, 2011

Join us this weekend at the Kokua Kailua Village Stroll. We’ll be giving away goody bags and balloons for the kids. If you didn’t know, one Sunday each month from 1pm-6pm, Alii Drive becomes a festive pedestrian-only marketplace with music, artists, shopping, and restaurants. Thousands of residents and visitors are discovering Kokua Kailua is an ideal way to enjoy all Historic Kailua Village has to offer.

If you have friends who have school-age children, please be sure to tell them about it. It’s great fun for the whole family, and we’d love the opportunity to introduce them to Hawaii Montessori Schools.

See you there!

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Japanese Festival お祭 OMATSURI – Charity Benefit

Thursday, April 7th, 2011

Fundraiser For Hawai’i Montessori Schools And Its Japanese Program

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JAPANESE FESTIVAL OMASTURI will be held on Saturday, April 30th, in support of Hawai’i Montessori Schools and its Japanese Program. In this festival, all Kona Campus students will be participating in various events. It would be a wonderful experience and fun for your child, your family, and your friends. Please mark the day and enjoy Japanese culture!

NOTE: A significant portion of the proceeds from this event will also be donated to fund relief efforts for victims of the earthquake and tsunami in Japan.

  • STUDENT’S PERFORMANCE
  • JAPANESE CALLIGRAPHY
  • JAPANESE CRAFTS
  • TEA CEREMONY
  • KIMONO SHOW
  • SILENT AUCTION
  • BAKE SALE
  • GAMES …AND MORE!

Saturday, April 30, 2011 • 9am–12pm Kona Campus
74-978 Manawale’a Street • Kailua-Kona, HI • (808) 329-0700

Free admission. Activity fees will apply. $15 pre-sale activity coupon books available at both campuses of Hawai’i Montessori Schools.

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An Invitation to the Kona Campus Open House

Tuesday, February 22nd, 2011

Our Kona Campus will hold a Children’s Tour Open House on Tuesday, March 1st, 5:30 – 7:30 p.m. for current and prospective Toddler (15–36 months) and Primary (3–6 years) students.

Families of current and prospective students between the ages of 15 months – 6 years old are invited to attend an Open House from 5:30 – 7:30 p.m., Tuesday, March 1st, at 74-978 Manawale’a Street, Kailua-Kona.  Families will have an opportunity to visit classrooms, meet current families, learn about the school and its programs including financial aid opportunities, and meet faculty members and administrators.

Hawaii Montessori Schools has been part of the West Hawaii community since 1980. The school provides quality education for children ages 15 months through 6 years of age using the principles and methods of Dr. Maria Montessori. The classroom environments are well prepared and allow the children to develop at their own speed, according to each child’s own capacities in a non-competitive atmosphere. Learning takes place through the child’s own discovery and experience. Observers of Montessori students have described them as having developed self-discipline, self-knowledge, self-esteem and independence, as well as enthusiasm for learning, an organized approach to problem solving, and academic skills. Hawaii Montessori Schools – Kona Campus has been recognized on the State and Federal levels as being an excellent provider of early childhood education.

For more information, contact Maya Wheaton, Admissions Director at 329-0700 or e-mail [email protected]. To learn more about Hawaii Montessori Schools’ programs please visit our website at www.hawaiimontessori.org

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Kona Brewers Festival Golf Tournament Benefit – March 11th at the Big Island Country Club

Thursday, February 10th, 2011

The fifth annual Kona Brewers Fest Golf Open will swing into action at the Big Island Country Club on Friday, March 11, with a shotgun start at 9am. The charity golf tournament benefits Hawaii Montessori Schools, a set of preschools that provides children ages 15 months to 6 years a caring, safe, child-centered learning environment. It will set the pace for the 16th annual Kona Brewers Festival, presented by Sunetric, Keauhou Veterinary Hospital, First Hawaiian Bank, and Puna Geothermal Venture to be held the following day.

Golfers of all levels are welcome to play at this four-person scramble. Mulligans will be available at check-in. Through the generosity of our Golf Sponsors — Big Island Toyota, go!Airlines, Los Habaneros, Island Wide Solar and BMW — numerous prizes will be awarded, including a $5,000 purse for a hole-in-one. Cost for 18 holes of golf is $150, which includes greens fees and cart, welcome bag, continental breakfast, box lunch and awards ceremony with pupus.

To register, visit our Golf Tournament Page or call 756-0788. Mahalo!

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