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Civil Beat discussion on The Economy, Tourism, and Agriculture, today 9/2.

Announcement: The Value of Hawai’i–The Economy, Tourism, and Agriculture (9/2/10)

You are invited to meet, talk with, and ask questions of The Value of Hawai’i contributors this Thursday, Sept 2, in a special session hosted by online news site, Civil Beat [www.civilbeat.com], as part of their ongoing feature on “The Value of Hawaii.” We hope you will join us to discuss the current state of Hawaii, with a focus on the economy, tourism and agriculture.

The sessions are free and open to the public, but please RSVP to beatup@civilbeat.com so our hosts can plan to accommodate the number of people who’ll attend. Books will also be available for purchase.

  • Date: Thursday, September 2
  • Time: 5:30-7:00 p.m.
  • Location: Kaimuki Plaza, 3465 Waialae Ave #200, Honolulu, HI 96816
  • Speakers: Charles Reppun, Ramsay Remigius Mahealani Taum, Sumner La Croix

Civil Beat has published excerpts of the following essays from The Value of Hawai’i on the free portion of their site, in preparation for this discussion. Please visit any of the following links to read the excerpts.

If you missed our previous The Value of Hawai’i Beatup with Craig Howes, Jonathan Osorio and Chad Blair, follow this link to the summary and video.

We hope to see you there!


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Radio Show Tomorrow on Historic Preservation and Tourism

The Value of Hawai’i contributors Sara Collins and Ramsay Remigius Mahealani Taum will be featured on the Nā ‘Ōiwi ‘Ōlino radio show tomorrow, 9/1, speaking on the topics of Historic Preservation and Tourism. The show airs 7-8 am and then again 5-6 pm on AM940.

Nā ‘Ōiwi ‘Ōlino – People Seeking Wisdom is a weekday morning radio program presented by the Office of Hawaiian Affairs (OHA) and hosted by Randy Hudnall. You can listen live on their website and also statewide via Oceanic Cable Digital Channel 856.

Here is the link: http://www.naoiwiolino.com/

If you’d like to share your response to the show, please leave a comment here or on our Facebook page, or tweet us @valuehawaii (#wevaluehi). If you missed the show on Monday, KZOO 1210 on the making of the book and Homelessness, check out our Twitter page for some pieces and quotes.

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