The E Mau Na Ala Hele Annual Meeting is at 10 a.m. on Saturday, March 29, at the pavilion at Samuel M. Spencer Beach County Park at ʻOhaiʻulu Beach. The public is invited to attend. The meeting will include reports of the past year’s activities including the shoreline advocacy work in Kohala, election of officers and board of directors, and planning of events for the rest of 2014. Following the business meeting there will be a presentation of the 2013 Douglas Tom Thumbs-Up Award to E Mau Nā Ala Hele. There will also be a silent auction of an original art and one print of the image of the Puna Trail by Christina Ahia. Details of the silent auction can be found at the organization’s website www.emaunaalahele.org. Following the meeting, there will be a potluck lunch (please bring a dish to pass and your drink), and an afternoon activity that will stretch your legs. Join the fun-filled day, watch for whales, and help firm up plans for the year ahead. For more information, call Martha Tumbleson at 327-9638.