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[Oahu event] Al Gore to Present Sustainability Seminar at UH Manoa April 15, 2014

Posted on Apr 12, 2014 by Kaleo Ten
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WHAT: Stephen and Marylyn Pauley Seminar in Sustainability presented by former U.S. Vice President Al GoreWHERE: Stan Sheriff Center at the University of Hawai‘i at MānoaWHEN: April 15th at 7:00 p.m. (doors open at 5:00 p.m.)Tickets are free and available to the public at:• Stan Sheriff...



[Oahu] Vermicomposting talk (today 6:30pm) Sun. and Tues. April 14 @ Nuuanu Congregational Church

Posted on Apr 13, 2014 by Kaleo Ten
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What is Worm Composting? Worm Composting is using worms to recycle food scraps and other organic material into a valuable soil amendment called vermicompost, or worm compost. Worms eat food scraps, which become compost as they pass through the worm's body. Compost exits the worm through its tail...



Can you make bread from breadfruit? Of course! And here’s how.

Posted on Feb 10, 2014 by Olin Lagon
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For some time I’ve been thinking about baking a loaf of bread with ulu flour (breadfruit flour). I finally got around to doing that this past weekend. The first loaf came out great! I’m going to tweak the recipe to see if I can make it with more ulu and less wheat. Here is what I did to create...



Annual Report to Members for 2013

Posted on Feb 6, 2014 by Olin Lagon
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Based on member feedback, we shifted our work quite a bit in 2013. Instead of running our Eat Local and Energy Challenges, we focused on Leadership Development by launching our Kanu Fellows program. We also took all of the lessons learned from our past energy work to create new energy programs to...



[VIDEO] Every Day is Earth Day (feat. Lana'i Class of 2020)

Posted on Apr 5, 2014 by Kaleo Ten
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Lyrics written by Lanai High and Elementary 4th grade students (Class of 2020) Brooke Belista and Dian Ozoa, along with songwriter Matt Glickstein, who also wrote the music and produced the video. This video was featured at Sea Life Park on O'ahu, Hawai'i for their Earth Day event on April 22nd,...



My husband picks up trash & has a recyling buddy

Posted on Apr 18, 2014 by Mimi Beams
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We live in Nuuanu and I often run up Nuuanu Pali Drive. A number of years ago, I could no longer tolerate the trash...so started picking up what I could carry and bring home to throw or recycle. My husband took it to a whole new level! He embraced both trash pick up and recycling. He walks...


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