Hilo Public Library team places first at Heluhelu Quiz Bowl

  • Courtesy photo Author Tae Keller with the Hilo Public Library team that won the inaugural Heluhelu Quiz Bowl, April 7 at the Mauna Lani Resort.

The First Annual Heluhelu Quiz Bowl, an updated quiz bowl based upon the earlier Newbery Quiz Bowl, was held on April 7 at the Mauna Lani Resort. Nine teams of fourth through seventh graders, from across the island, participated in a fast paced question competition based on 30 books they had read during the school year.