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For Kids! – Mr. Steve and a Dramatic Play Reading of The Upside-Down Canoe

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Hawai‘i Book & Music Festival 2014

Hawai‘i Book & Music Festival 2014

May 3-4 10.a.m.-5 p.m. Free admission and parking in Historic Downtown Honolulu on the Civic Grounds outside Honolulu Hale (City Hall)
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