Can you help identify this photo?

The Tribune-Herald each Saturday is publishing a photo from the Lyman Museum’s John Howard Pierce Photography Collection. The Kona Historical Society generously donated the collection in 2007. The museum is seeking help identifying the people and places in the pictures, most of which are from the 1960s and ’70s. Those with information about the subjects in the photos can contact the museum at 935-5021 or See identified photographs on Facebook at THIS PHOTO (NO. 18921) was captured Oct. 23, 1967.

Laupahoehoe pool to be closed for maintenance

The county Department of Parks and Recreation announced the closure of the Laupahoehoe pool from July 29-Aug. 2 for maintenance. The pool’s water will be replaced and the filter media will be cleaned in order to maximize the filtration system’s efficiency.

Mokupapapa hosts evening of music, verse and story

A diverse group of storytellers will come together from 5:30-7 p.m. July 18 in downtown Hilo for an enchanting celebration of words and music in “Evoking Islands: An evening of Hawai‘i Song, Poetry and Prose” at Mokupapapa Discovery Center.

‘Sky Tales’ at Mountain View Elementary

Musician “Gentleman Jeff” Babb and storyteller “Aunty Nyla” Fujii-Babb perform participatory stories and songs for keiki during their show “Sky Tales” on June 19 in the play court at Mountain View Elementary School. The event was sponsored by the Friends of the Library of Hawaii and the 2019 Summer Reading Program sponsors.