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Hilo, Hawaii - July 29-31, 2005
This Wrightslaw Boot Camp is sponsored by LDA of Hawaii.
This conference will be held at:
July 29, 2005 - Learn
about the The Ho`ona`auao Conference. Free and open to students,
young adults, parents and family members, educators and other professionals,
agency representatives, interested members of the public. Pete will
be the Keynote speaker. Pete and Pam will present two break-out sessions.
No registration fee.
fees: One parent (individual) $70: two parents/guardian team
$85 (share materials); professional/other - $85.
can be emailed to Jennifer
Schember-Lang or call (808) 536-9684 (x22).
Free parking is available on campus. Participants should enter the campus from the Main entrance on West Kawili Street. Parking is available in front of the Campus Center. See maps.
Hilo airport serves the State of Hawaii and has direct flights to and from the Mainland on select airlines. The Hilo airport is approximately 4 miles from the University of Hawaii at Hilo (conference site). Travel by car will take approximately 15 minutes
Public transportation to the University of Hawaii at Hilo is available though the Hilo bus service - Hele On Bus (808) 961-8744.
are available at KTA Shopping Center and Hilo Shopping Center. LD Conference
on 7/29/05 - Lunch will be available at participant's own cost. The
Campus Center cafeteria will be open for participants and serves both
hot and cold foods. Wrightslaw "Boot Camp" on 7/30-31/05 -
Lunch will be provided to participants as part of the registration fee.
Lunch will be served in the Campus Center Cafeteria on both days.
Accommodations are listed below:
Hilo Hawaiian Hotel, Castle Resorts and Hotels, 71 Banyan Drive, Hilo, Hawaii 96720, (808) 935-9361, Toll free 1-800-367-5004. Distance from conference site - Approximately 3 miles
Country Club Hawaii Condo Hotel, 121 Banyan Drive, Hilo, Hawaii 96720, (808) 935-7171, Toll free: (866) 935-7171. Distance from conference site - Approximately 3 miles
Hawaii Naniloa Resort, 93 Banyan Drive, Hilo, Hawaii 96720, (808) 969-3333. Distance from conference site - Approximately 3 miles
Hilo Seaside Hotel, 126 Banyan Drive, Hilo, Hawaii 96720, (808) 935-0821. Distance from conference site - Approximately 3 miles
Hilo and the Big Island of Hawai'i
The area was settled by missionaries around 1822 and incorporated as a city in 1911. Hilo sustained heavy damage from tsunamis in 1946 and 1960.
is one of the state's largest cities. It has a busy seaport and is a
commercial and tourist hub of the island.
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