KIRC official to speak Feb. 23

Paul Higashino, restoration manager with the Kaho’olawe Island Reserve Commission, will be in Pukalani on Feb. 23 to discuss future restoration projects on Kahoolawe.

The event will take place at 7 p.m. in the poolside room of the Mayor Hannibal Tavares Community Center at 91 Pukalani St. It is free and open to the public.

The event is sponsored by the Native Hawaiian Plant Society, which will hold its annual membership meeting to elect its 2018 board of directors before Higashino’s talk at 6:45 p.m.

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