Most Recent Updates include:
A second book authored by classmate Mike Yamamoto is published. See story on this page below.
Elizabeth Hokada is featured in the Fall issue of HMSA's Island Scene magazine. See story on this page below.
Judy (Lum) Taira sends a donation to keep our RHS Class of 70 website going for another year.
Reunion 45 summary, reflections, and thank you's on the "Reunion 45" and "Who Came to Reunion 45" pages. Also includes a special message from Reunion Chairperson Camille (Chang) Omo and other special shout-outs from other classmates.
An Author Among Us
Classmate Mike Yamamoto has recently had his second book -- “Hawaiian Anchialine Pools” -- published. The State Department of Land & Natural Resources (DLNR) donated 86 copies to Hawaii’s public libraries. Of that total, 72 copies are available for borrowing. Since June 2015, more than 100 library patrons have borrowed the book. The DLNR also donated 100 copies of Mike’s first book “Hawaii’s Native & Exotic Freshwater Animals” (published in 2000 and co-written with Annette W. Tagawa) to Hawaii’s public libraries. To date, this book has been borrowed more than 1,500 times by library patrons. --Info submitted by Paul Mark
Class Scholar Returns Home to Lead and Serve
The Fall 2015 edition of HMSA's Island Scene features classmate Elizabeth Hokada in a full spread story entitled "Investing in Hawaii's Future." Elizabeth serves as a member of the HMSA Board of Directors, and is also the Managing Director of Financial Assets at Kamehameha Schools. To read the full story, click on the link below and go to page 30, or click here to go to HMSA's Well Being website.
Thanks to Verna (Kau) Lee for bringing this story to our attention.
The Gift of Giving
Judy (Lum) Taira has made a thoughtful and timely donation to the Class of 70 to pay for the annual fees to keep this website up and running. She lives in Fountain Valley, CA with husband Dan, a 70 grad from Hilo High. Judy, a retired teacher, routinely checks out our website and although she has not been able to attend our reunion events, she faithfully sends wonderful donations for prizes. Hopefully Judy and Dan will be in attendance of our next Class get-together. Mahalo Judy!!!
The FYI Wall:
Upcoming events, special messages, and more
Elementary School Pictures:
Cute young versions of ourselves.
In Memory Of:
List of classmates who have passed on
Classmates Who Married Classmates:
From classmates to life-mates
Classmates in the Spotlight:
Stories in the media on a few of our own.
Check out "Memory Lane"
Past RHS Reunions:
Group pics of our 15th, 20th, 25th, 30th and 35th gatherings.
Nov. 12, 2011 - SIX-0 Launch Event:
Click here to view pictures.
April 21, 2012 - Class of 70 Picnic:
Pictures from the B.Y.O.Bento outing.
Hawaii Six-0: August 11, 2012
Happy 60th Birthday Class of 70!
Six-0 in Review
Times Of Your Life
Six-0 Hula Halau
Hula Hoop Twist Contest
RHS Now and Forever
Six-0 Picture Gallery
Final Guest List
Blog: Reflections on Six-0
Sponsors and Donations
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