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Thursday, July 19, 2018·6:00 PM·Hawaii Pacific University's Aloha Tower Marketplace campus, Multipurpose Room 2

Know Your Candidates: A Chat With Ray L’Heureux

Honolulu Civil Beat presents a special four-part Civil Café series on the Governor’s race in partnership with the Department of Communication at Hawaii Pacific University. On July 19, join us for a fireside chat with Ray L’Heureux, as he speaks with Civil Beat’s politics and opinions editor, Chad Blair and answers questions from the audience. Be sure to mark your calendar for all the discussions in this series and get to know your candidates before voting on August 11. This event is free and open to the public, but please RSVP in advance

Tuesday, July 24, 2018·6:00 PM·Hawaii Pacific University's Aloha Tower Marketplace campus, Multipurpose Room 2

Know Your Candidates: A Chat With John Carroll

Honolulu Civil Beat presents a special four-part Civil Café series on the Governor’s race in partnership with the Department of Communication at Hawaii Pacific University. On July 24, join us for a fireside chat with John Carroll, as he speaks with Civil Beat’s politics and opinions editor, Chad Blair and answers questions from the audience. Be sure to mark your calendar for all the discussions in this series and get to know your candidates before voting on August 11. This event is free and open to the public, but please RSVP in advance.

Wednesday, August 1, 2018·6:00 PM·Hawaii Pacific University's Aloha Tower Marketplace campus, Multipurpose Room 2

Know Your Candidates: A Chat With Gov. David Ige

Honolulu Civil Beat presents a special four-part Civil Café series on the Governor’s race in partnership with the Department of Communication at Hawaii Pacific University. On August 1, join us for a fireside chat with incumbent Gov. David Ige, as he speaks with Civil Beat’s politics and opinions editor, Chad Blair and answers questions from the audience. Be sure to mark your calendar for all the discussions in this series and get to know your candidates before voting on August 11. This event is free and open to the public, but please RSVP in advance.

Thursday, August 2, 2018·6:00 PM·Hawaii Pacific University's Aloha Tower Marketplace campus, Multipurpose Room 2

Know Your Candidates: A Chat With Rep. Andria Tupola

Honolulu Civil Beat presents a special four-part Civil Café series on the Governor’s race in partnership with the Department of Communication at Hawaii Pacific University. On August 2, join us for a fireside chat with Rep. Andria Tupola, as she speaks with Civil Beat’s politics and opinions editor, Chad Blair and answers questions from the audience. Be sure to mark your calendar for all the discussions in this series and get to know your candidates before voting on August 11. This event is free and open to the public, but please RSVP in advance.

Thursday, August 9, 2018·6:00 PM·The Manifest

Civil Beat Elections Trivia: All The News That’s Fit To Quiz!

Civil Beat Trivia: All the News That’s Fit to Quiz! is a brand new event series presented by Honolulu Civil Beat. Teams compete in a battle of wits in our news-based trivia game. Play in groups of up to six or sign-up individually, and we’ll match you up with others for the chance to win limited edition Civil Beat swag. Participants are encouraged to work together (without phones) and compete in 3 rounds of 10 questions each. This event is free and open to the public, but please RSVP in advance.

Friday, August 24, 2018·6:00 PM·ARTS at Marks Garage

Hawaii Storytellers: Why I Teach

Join us for another edition of Civil Beat’s signature Hawaii Storytellers featuring stories from local educators about “why I teach.” This event will tap into the diverse experiences of people who view teaching not just as a job, but a calling. We’ll hear personal challenges and triumphs as well as insights as to what makes teaching in Hawaii so unique. Storytellers include: Hokulani Holt, Douglas Kiang, Aurene Padilla, Mahina Paishon-Duarte, Craig Santos Perez, Christina Torres and Anne Weber. Purchase tickets in advance.

Thursday, June 28, 2018·6:00 PM·The Manifest

Civil Beat Trivia: All the News That’s Fit to Quiz!

Civil Beat Trivia: All the News That’s Fit to Quiz! is a brand new event series presented by Honolulu Civil Beat. Teams compete in a battle of wits in our news-based trivia game. Play in groups of up to six or sign-up individually, and we’ll match you up with others for the chance to win limited edition Civil Beat swag. Participants are encouraged to work together (without phones) and compete in 3 rounds of 10 questions each, focusing on local and national news. This event is free and open to the public, but please RSVP in advance.

Thursday, June 7, 2018·3:00 PM·Civil Beat Newsroom

Conversation and Coffee with Civil Beat (Member Event)

Civil Beat Coffee Editor Patti Epler. 20 sept 2016

Each month, Civil Beat hosts monthly gatherings to meet with our growing base of supporters and readers. This is one of the ways we learn about the things you care about and the questions that are on your mind. On June 7, please join us for afternoon coffee and a casual discussion with Civil Beat editors and reporters, as we share updates, discuss recent coverage and chat about ideas for future stories. If you’re a recent member, we’d love to meet you and thank you in person at this event!

Space is limited, so please RSVP in advanceCivil Beat members can register for a free ticket.

Saturday, May 5, 2018·5:00 PM·Doris Duke Theatre at the Honolulu Museum of Art

Hawaii Storytellers: Watermen

The next Hawaii Storyteller event takes place on Saturday, May 5, at the Doris Duke Theatre on the theme of “watermen.”  This event will explore our relationship to water with stories that honor Hawaii’s long and connected history with the ocean.  We’ll hear from those whose ocean knowledge and intuition are reflected in their lives as well as their values.  Please join us as we hear from different generations of ocean masters and explore the meaning of watermen through stories about sport and competition, navigation, ocean safety, resource conservation and most of all a respect and reverence for our waters. Storytellers include Duane DeSoto, Marcel Honore, Jim Howe, Mike Town and Meira Va’a.

Tickets can be purchased through the Honolulu Museum of Art’s website.

Wednesday, May 2, 2018·12:00 PM·Hawaii State Capitol, Room 329

Civil Cafe: Legislative Wrap-up 2018

Hawaii State Capitol building.

As the final event in a three part series on the 2018 legislative session, Civil Beat hosts Civil Café: Legislative Wrap-Up 2018 in partnership with Common Cause Hawaii. This panel discussion moderated by Civil Beat’s politics and opinions editor, Chad Blair, will recap the highs and lows of this year’s session. Our panelists will discuss bills that passed, others that did not and delve into the reasons why. Speakers include Corie Tanida (Common Cause), Senator J. Kalani English, Speaker Scott Saiki and Courtney Teague (Civil Beat). The event will be recorded and posted on Civil Beat’s YouTube page shortly after the event.

This event is free and open to the public, but please RSVP in advance