Associated Press Hawaii Daybook for Wednesday, March 13.
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March 13. 9:20 a.m. HAWIIAN AIRLINES — Hawaiian Airlines will celebrate inauguration of non-stop service to Auckland, New Zealand with music, hula performance honoring Maori culture and remarks from Gov. Neil Abercrombie.
Location: Honolulu International Airport
Contacts: Keoni Wagner, 808-221-1467
March 13. 11 a.m. A blessing is set in Kahuku for the completed renovations of Kahuku Hauoli Hale (KHH), a 64-unit affordable senior community in Kahuku on O'ahu's North Shore.
Location: Kahuku Hauoli Hale, 56-154 Puuluana Street
Contacts: Andrea Oka, Andrea(at)strykerweiner.com, (808) 523-8802, (808) 722-4209 (c)
March 13. The Hawai'i Language Summit, an all-day working session, will draw together senior-level stakeholders from throughout the state to delineate demands for language and cultural skills in our businesses and government agencies. Gov. Neil Abercrombie to give closing remarks at 4:10 p.m.; Sen. Daniel Akaka to receive 2013 Language Flagship Leader Award at 4:30 p.m. during a reception.
Location: Diamond Head Terrace Room, Outrigger Reef on the Beach Hotel, (asterisk)On ground floor, enter wing just to the left of the pool
Contacts: Susan Duggan, 831-331-6638, roadmap(at)hawaii.edu
March 14. 3:30-5:30 p.m. Thousands of Hawaii teachers and their supporters will "Stand Up for Public Education" during a rally sponsored by the Hawaii State Teachers Association at the State Capitol.
Location: Hawaii State Capitol, 415 South Beretania St.
Contacts: Dawn Hirai Lea Okudara
Stryker Weiner & Yokota Stryker Weiner & Yokota
Cell: (808) 722-9445 Cell: (808) 729-6776