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You’re invited to join The Friends of Kamalani and Lydgate Park
in celebrating National Make A Difference Day in Lydgate Park
with a community work day on Saturday, October 22, 2016.

7:30 AM Volunteers sign-in at the Kamalani Pavilion, near the overnight campsites. Donations payable to "The Friends of Kamalani," mailed to The YWCA of Kaua‘i, 3094 Elua Street, Lihue HI 96766 are much appreciated and always welcome.

Refreshments & lunch will be served—please click here to register for the community work day.

In the spring on Saturday, April 22, 2017, The Friends of Kamalani and Lydgate Park will observe Earth Day with a similar community work day.

For more info please e-mail ThomasNoyes at hawaiiantel.net (ph. 808-639-1018) or call The YWCA of Kaua‘i 808-245-5959

The Friends of Kamalani and Lydgate Park are volunteers devoted to enhancing the public facilities at Lydgate Park. Projects include Kamalani Playground, Kamalani Kai Bridge, Kamalani Pavilion, and the Harry and Jeanette Weinberg Sports Park.

The Friends of Kamalani and Lydgate Park Committee meets monthly at the newly renovated Hilton Garden Inn Kaua‘i at Wailua Bay (formerly the Aloha Beach Resort)—if you would like to attend please confirm the next scheduled meeting by calling the general coordinator at 808-639-1018.

For many years, the Friends of Kamalani and Lydgate Park have celebrated
in Lydgate Park. Here's a collage from Saturday, October 25, 2008.

link to event details

for more information please contact Thomas Noyes at 639-1018 or send an e-mail to ThomasNoyes at hawaiiantel.net

bulletBeach Clean-ups

  • Each Saturday The Friends of Kamalani and Lydgate Beach Clearing Team gathers at the Lydgate Park swimming ponds for volunteer beach grooming.

    8:30 AM to 11:00 AM. Meet near the Life Guard's tower.

  • What to bring: sturdy flexible rakes, work gloves, drinking water, shoes & sun protection recommended. These are "Hard Core" events--please don't expect any snacks or meals to be provided.

bullet The Friends of Kamalani and Lydgate Park have a Dream
bullet Two unique community built playgrounds for children of all ages DONE!
bullet Large landscaped sports fields DONE!!
bullet Group and family camping areas DONE! (but not yet open to the public)
bullet A fantastic art pavilion DONE!
bullet A two and a half miles of bicycle and pedestrian path along the ocean and around the park. DONE!
bullet Stay tuned for more...of the best park in Hawaii

Kamalani PlaygroundKamalani Kai BridgeKamalani PavilionBike & Walk PathSports Fields

Tax deductible donations to the YWCA of Kauai, designated for The Friends
of Kamalani and Lydgate Park, are gratefully accepted.

©2016 Friends of Kamalani
C/O YWCA of Kaua'i 3094 Elua Street Lihue, Kaua'i 96766
(808) 245-5959 fax (808) 245-5961