July 29, 2010 – South Kona, Hawaii
4th Annual Philippine American Friendship Doubles Tennis Tournament was held in Keauhou last weekend.
The Kona Visayan Club hosted the contest at the Holua Tennis Center at Mauna Loa Village.
The event categories of the tournament were recreational, men’s, women’s and mixed doubles.
KVC is a non-profit organization and proceeds from the tournament will support scholarship grants to high school graduates in Kona.
YOUTH SUMMER FILM BOOT CAMP
Short films produced by Hawaii Island youth were premiered at the Aloha Theatre in Kainaliu on Saturday.
For the second year, an intensive two-week Summer Film Boot Camp held in Kealakekua taught keiki the art of television production. The University of Hawaii Center at West Hawaii joined forces with Na Leo O Hawaii to provide the opportunity for the kids, grades six through nine.
The kids split up into teams and produced public service announcements for the grand finale. The youth are now certified producers for the public access television station.