May 9th: Monthly meeting: Speaker: Nolan and Jamie Hong, POP Creative Media, Owners
Topic: The Creation of POP Creative Media
Jun. 13th Monthly meeting: Yvonne Ako, American Savings Bank
10th: Chapter Anniversary (41st)
Jul. 11th: Monthly meeting
Aug: Topic: FISH applied to New Chapter Year
13th: Member Ed: One Stroke Painting with Myrtle – Myrtle’s House
Sept: ABWA Fall New Membership Recruitment Campaign (Sept-Nov)
14th : Monthly Meeting: Speaker: Naomi Sutton
Topic: "Ohana Means Family" Work Life Balance
17th or 24th: Fall Enrollment Event: Member Ed: Craft event (holiday oriented) – at American Savings
Oct: 12th: Monthly Meeting: Speaker: Mary Li
Topic: "Healthy Habits to Accomplish Your Goals"
26th-29th: National Women’s Leadership Conference in Chattanooga, TENN
Nov 5th Dot's Fundraiser Event: www.abwahawaiifundraiser.eventbrite.com
9th: Monthly Meeting: Speaker: Jinnah Nakatani, American Savings Home Loans
Topic: First Time Home Buyer Tips
Vocational Speaker: Daun Watanabe
___: Member Ed: Video/WIN Module Myrtle's house or
Dec: 21st: Holiday party Japanese Cultural Center Hawaii
Jan. Mid-year review of Chapter goals
11th: Monthly meeting: Speaker: Patti Ann Hokama "Understanding the Energy Flow - Feng Shui"
Vocational Speaker: Brandon Toro
___: Member Ed: Feng Shui/Chinese New Year Class
Feb. 8th: Monthly meeting: Speaker: "Paul Brewbaker, TZ Economics "Economic Forecast 2017"
Vocational Speaker: Anna Marie Tom
18th: Garage Sale Fundraiser
Mar. Women's History Month
ABWA Spring Membership Recruitment Campaign (March-May)
8th: Speaker: Myrtle Ching-Rappa "Number 1 Fear: Public Speaking....Helpful Tips!
18th: Member Ed: Video/WIN Module Myrtle's house/Lei Making
20-22 Eastern Regional Spring Conference, Naples, FL
23rd-25th Western Regional Spring Conference – Long Beach, CA
30th – Apr 1st Kansas City, MO Central Regional Spring Conference
Apr. 3rd: Spring Enrollment Event /Biz Mentoring Monday Hawaii Prince
4th: Equal Pay Day
12th: Monthly Meeting Speaker: Yvonne Ako, American Savings "Leaders vs. Managers"
Vocational Speaker: Donna Miyashiro
22nd : Community Service: Hanauma Bay Clean up 9:30 a.m. – BBQ lunch to follow
May: 10th: Monthly meeting Speaker: Lee Ann Matsuda, Lee Financial Group "Read Your Labels"
Vocational Speaker: Brandon Toro
27th: WOY/Top Ten Event
June 10th: Chapter Birthday (40th)!!
14th: Monthly meeting Speaker: Crystal van Beelan "Emergency Preparedness
Vocational Speaker: Roeana Alexander
July: 12th: Monthly meeting: Speaker: Executive Board on new Chapter Year
Aug: 9th: Monthly meeting: Speaker: Alice Inoue, Expert Life Guide & Chief Happiness Officer, Happiness University
Topic: "Change is a Catalyst to Success"
Sept: 13th: Monthly meeting: Speaker: Myrtle Ching-Rappa
Topic: "Managing Conflict with Compassion"
Oct. 11th: Monthly meeting: Speaker: Chassidy Shinno
Topic: "The Beauty of Data and Magic of Intuition"
2017 National Women’s Leadership Conference Oct. 11-14th, Lancaster, PA
Nov 1st: Community Service Project: US Vets We will be assembling backpacks for the homeless US Vets getting into Housing First program. Presentation of back packs will be at the November meeting.
Nov. 8th: Monthly meeting: Speaker: Gwen Fujie Key Note Speaker & Seminars
Topic: "Gratitude Changes Everything"
Dec. 13th: Christmas Party Toys for Tots Drive, Christmas cards for US Vets overseas
Jan. 10th: Monthly meeting: Speaker: Cynthia Yamasaki, EEPath Chief Energiing Officer and Founder
Topic: "Be Centered"
Feb. 3rd: Member Ed Event: Sakura Safari 2018 Trolley Ride and Lunch in Wahiawa
Feb. 12th: Member Ed Event: PBN Biz Mentoring Monday Meet Your Mentors!
Feb. 15th: Monthly meeting: Speaker: Olelo pa'a Faith Ogawa, GLOW Hawaii, Private Chef and Holistic Life Coach
Hawaii Restaurant Association Hall of Fame 2017
Topic: Sustainability and working with Local Farmers
Mar. 14th: Monthly meeting: Speaker: Jamie Cheng, General Counsel, American Savings Bank
Topic: Building Better Relationships
Apr. 11th: Monthly meeting: Speaker: Gerri Migita
Topic: "HIPPO, Preserving our Environment for Future Generations"