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Thursday, March 15, 2018·9:30 AM·Civil Beat Newsroom

Conversation and Coffee

Tiare Kabazawa enjoys a latte at Curb. 3 oct 2016

Start your day with morning coffee and a casual discussion with Civil Beat editors and staff. If you’re new to Conversation and Coffee, this is a monthly gathering with our readers and members to learn more about the issues you care about and the questions that are on your mind. It’s also a fun way to learn about our stories by meeting the reporters. Free parking is available on-site. Please RSVP to reserve your spot.

Interested in becoming a Civil Beat member? Find out about the perks of membership by clicking on our benefits page.

Friday, February 23, 2018·7:00 PM·Kumu Kahua Theatre

Hawaii Storytellers: Home

Join us for Civil Beat’s first Hawaii Storytellers event of 2018, as we explore the theme of “Home.” Together, we’ll hear intimate and authentic stories about what home means. Whether it’s a story of homecoming, living without a home, moving from place to place, finding the perfect or not so perfect home, we’ll learn what home means to people in our community.

This event is SOLD OUT, but we encourage you to join our waiting list in case a spot opens up. We also welcome walk-ins as space allows.  

 

Tuesday, February 13, 2018·6:30 PM·Surfjack Hotel & Swim Club

Stories from “The Last Wild Place”

The Northwestern Hawaiian Islands is one of the most remote places on Earth. Now, it’s threatened by climate change, pollution and politics. Talk story with Civil Beat reporter Nathan Eagle and his wife Alana Eagle about their recent trip to Papahanaumokuakea, as they share behind-the-scenes video clips, images and tales of their journey. “Stories from the Last Wild Place” is free and open to the public and is part of Surfjack’s Talk Story Sessions.

This event is SOLD OUT, but we encourage you to join our waiting list in case a spot opens up. We also welcome walk-ins as space allows.  

Tuesday, January 23, 2018·9:30 AM·Civil Beat Newsroom

Member Event: Conversation and Coffee

Tiare Kabazawa enjoys a latte at Curb. 3 oct 2016

Start your day with morning coffee and a casual discussion with Civil Beat staff, as we kick off an exciting, new year! If you’re new to Conversation and Coffee, this is a monthly gathering with our members to learn more about the issues you care about and the questions that are on your mind. It’s also a fun way to learn about our stories by meeting the reporters. Free parking is available on-site.

Interested in becoming a Civil Beat member? Find out about the perks of membership by clicking on our benefits page.

Friday, January 12, 2018·7:00 PM·Consolidated Theatres Ward 16

The Post: Movie and Q&A with Civil Beat

Join us this Friday for an exclusive Oahu premier of The Post, a thrilling Golden Globe nominated film directed by Steven Spielberg, starring Meryl Streep and Tom Hanks. Immediately following the film, stick around for a brief Q&A with Civil Beat’s managing editor, Jim Simon, and columnist, Denby Fawcett, and a chance to walk away with Civil Beat swag and raffle prizes courtesy of Consolidated Theatres! Tickets available at www.ConsolidatedTheatres.com.

Thursday, January 11, 2018·12:00 PM·Hawaii State Capitol, Room 329

Civil Cafe: Legislative Preview 2018

On Thursday, January 11, Civil Beat hosts Civil Café: Legislative Preview 2018 in partnership with Common Cause Hawaii. This panel discussion moderated by Civil Beat’s politics and opinions editor, Chad Blair, will address major issues that will come up in the 2018 Legislature and some that may not, but should. Together, we’ll look at why several topics repeatedly fail to pass and the process of why this happens. Learn how to get involved and the best way to stay informed before the session kicks off on January 17. RSVP details to come.

Tuesday, December 5, 2017·9:30 AM·Civil Beat Newsroom

Civil Beat Open House

Tiare Kabazawa enjoys a latte at Curb. 3 oct 2016

Civil Beat hosts monthly gatherings to learn more about the issues you care about and the questions that are on your mind. It’s also a fun way to learn more about our stories by meeting the reporters. On December 5, please join us for our last event of 2017.  Start your day with morning coffee and a casual discussion with Civil Beat staff.

An Inconvenient Sequel – Film Screening and Panel
Saturday, November 18, 2017·1:00 PM·Doris Duke Theatre at the Honolulu Museum of Art

An Inconvenient Sequel – Film Screening and Panel

In collaboration with the Doris Duke Theatre at the Honolulu Museum of Art, please join us for a free screening of An Inconvenient Sequel: Truth to Power followed by a post-screening panel discussion with local experts, educators and environmental professionals.

SOLD OUT: RSVPs are now closed. However, if you didn’t get a chance to reserve a seat, we will have a rush line and we encourage you to come. Doors open at 12:30. Empty seats will be released at 12:50pm.

Friday, October 27, 2017·6:00 PM·KouWork

Business Pau Hana

Join us for a Civil Beat pau hana at KouWork in Kakaako. Mix and mingle with local entrepreneurs as we talk story with Dawn Lippert, CEO at Elemental Excelerator, and Stewart Yerton, business reporter at Civil Beat. Hear success stories, failures and what it’s like to launch a business in Hawaii. This event is free and open to the public, but space is limited, so please RSVP.

News Literacy #3: The Internet Echo Chamber
Tuesday, October 24, 2017·6:00 - 7:30 PM·Kaimuki Public Library

News Literacy #3: The Internet Echo Chamber

Please join us for the third event in Civil Beat’s news literacy series: The Internet Echo Chamber. Panelists will draw attention to our own information bubbles and emphasize the importance of a healthy diversity of sources. The event will include a workshop portion where guests will learn strategies for incorporating viewpoints that challenge their own. This event is free and open to the public, but space is limited, so please RSVP in advance.