Category: Go Green

Beach Clean Up Day!

Bottle Cap Recycling

Good morn­ing! Liholi­ho Ele­men­tary School is col­lect­ing the plas­tic cov­ers from water bot­tles, sports drinks and soda con­tain­ers. Those plas­tic bot­tle caps are often times thrown away and they end up in our ocean. Birds bring them back to their nests and feed them to their young. The plas­tic caps also wash up on our …

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Afterschool Garden Party Pictures

Hel­lo, It looks as if we had some hard­work­ing par­ents and stu­dents help­ing out in our beau­ti­ful gar­den on a warm Tues­day after­noon!  Thank you to the stu­dents and par­ents for com­ing out and break­ing a sweat on a week­day, we very much appre­ci­ate it!! And thank you to Arlene Liao (newslet­ter edi­tor) and Tony …

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Aina in Schools After School Garden Party — Tue. Feb. 26

Isn’t it amaz­ing how won­der­ful the gar­den beds look on cam­pus?  The sun­flow­ers are just so beau­ti­ful!  We’d like to con­tin­ue enhanc­ing the love­ly area on Tue. Feb. 26 from 2:30 — 4:00P. We will: Har­vest, com­post and mulch the ‘AINA IS gar­den beds Turn the com­post piles Build an out­door gar­den hale Light snacks …

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Aina in the Schools Pictures — Aug. 18, 2012

Good morn­ing! We hope that every­one had a great week­end and are ready for anoth­er week of school.  Just a reminder that for the next 2 weeks, school dis­missal is 1 hour ear­li­er because of the Par­ent Teacher con­fer­ences. In case you may have missed the ‘Aina in the Schools event, please click below on …

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Recycling Plastic Bottle Caps

Liholi­ho Ele­men­tary School is col­lect­ing the plas­tic cov­ers from water bot­tles, sports drinks and soda con­tain­ers. Those plas­tic bot­tle caps are often times thrown away and they end up in our ocean. Birds bring them back to their nests and feed them to their young. The plas­tic caps also wash up on our shores and …

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Successful ‘Aina in the Schools Event!

Garden Party

Over a hun­dred school and com­mu­ni­ty vol­un­teers came down yes­ter­day to par­tic­i­pate in our very first Liholi­ho ‘Aina Gar­den Par­ty! Liholi­ho com­mu­ni­ty con­trib­u­tors worked inter­de­pen­dent­ly to build six 4′ x 12’ raised gar­den beds, a green com­post struc­ture, and paint­ed beau­ti­ful signs to label gar­den beds for each grade lev­el. Alto­geth­er, we moved 7,900 pounds …

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