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Monday
01
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PAPAHANA/NOHONA
Simple Hula
Come enjoy a light hula workout while learning some beginning hula moves. Keiki are welcome.
HOURS

6:00pm - 7:00pm

LOCATION Keiki O Ka Aina 3097 Kalihi Street, Honolulu, Hawaii 96819
Tuesday
02
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La`au Lapa`au - Day 4: Mamaki
Mamaki is commonly known for its tea, but there are many medicinal purposes. Come learn various ways to use mamaki to treat medical ailments and to help overall health and wellness. Keiki are welcome.
HOURS

5:30pm - 7:30pm

LOCATION Keiki O Ka Aina 3097 Kalihi Street, Honolulu, Hawaii 96819
Wednesday
03
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NOHONA/PAPAHANA
Poi Pounding (in Ma`ili)
Come pound some fresh kalo! Bring your board and stone (if you have), two plastic containers, a healthy snack, and payment for kalo. Those with fever or a communicable dis-ease should refrain from pounding poi until next month. Keiki are welcome
HOURS

5:00pm - 6:30pm

5:30pm - 7:00pm

6:00pm - 7:30pm

LOCATION Community Learning Center in Ma`ili 87-790 Kulauku St, Waiʻanae, HI 96792, United States
Thursday
04
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NOHONA/PAPAHANA
Hawaiian Quilting Series – Day 1
Come learn about Hawaiian quilting and create your own 12" x 12" piece! Day 3 is the last day for new families to join. Keiki are welcome.
HOURS

5:30pm - 7:30pm

LOCATION Keiki O Ka Aina 3097 Kalihi Street, Honolulu, Hawaii 96819
Friday
05
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Lei Making Workshop
HOURS

10:00am - 12:00pm

LOCATION Keiki O Ka Aina 3097 Kalihi Street, Honolulu, Hawaii 96819
Saturday
06
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NOHONA/PAPAHANA
Lomi Lomi @ Bright Beginnings Learning Center (Hauula)
Join us for a hands-on interactive experience learning traditional Hawaiian massage. Keiki are welcome
HOURS

10:00am - 12:00pm

LOCATION Bright Beginnings Learning Center 54-109 Kawaipuna St, Hauula, HI 96717
Monday
08
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PAPAHANA/NOHONA
Simple Hula
Come enjoy a light hula workout while learning some beginning hula moves. Keiki are welcome.
HOURS

6:00pm - 8:00pm

LOCATION Keiki O Ka Aina Office 3097 Kalihi Street Honolulu, HI 96819
Monday
08
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PAPAHANA/NOHONA
Dry Box
Do you want to come to the dry box class to learn how to make one but don’t want to buy the supplies just yet? Sign up here to learn how. Keiki are welcome.
HOURS

9:00am - 12:00pm

LOCATION Keiki O Ka Aina 3097 Kalihi Street, Honolulu, Hawaii 96819
Monday
08
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PAPAHANA/NOHONA
Dry Box ($50 Kit Fee)
Are you ono for dry fish? Come make a dry box for your home. Keiki are welcome.
HOURS

9:00am - 12:00pm

LOCATION Keiki O Ka Aina 3097 Kalihi Street, Honolulu, Hawaii 96819
Tuesday
09
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PAPAHANA/NOHONA
La`au Lapa`au Series – Day 5: Uhaloa
Uhaloa is commonly known for its medicinal purposed relating to the respiratory tract. Come learn various ways to use uhaloa to treat medical ailments and to help overall health and wellness. Keiki are welcome.
HOURS

5:30pm - 7:30pm

LOCATION Keiki O Ka Aina 3097 Kalihi Street, Honolulu, Hawaii 96819
Wednesday
10
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PAPAHANA/NOHONA
Olelo Hawaii Series - Day 1: Lei Making
Come learn Hawaiian language while doing common day to day activities. Keiki are welcome.
HOURS

10:00am - 12:00pm

LOCATION Keiki O Ka Aina 3097 Kalihi Street, Honolulu, Hawaii 96819
Thursday
11
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PAPAHANA/NOHONA
Hawaiian Quilting Series – Day 2
Come learn about Hawaiian quilting and create your own 12" x 12" piece! Day 3 is the last day for new families to join. Keiki are welcome.
HOURS

5:30pm - 7:30pm

LOCATION Keiki O Ka Aina 3097 Kalihi Street, Honolulu, Hawaii 96819
Saturday
13
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PAPAHANA/NOHONA
Aloha Ke Akua
Come learn about God’s aloha for Hawaii and enjoy this Hawaiian history presentation based on Dr. Daniel Kikawa’s research. Kikawa is a Hawaiian historian, and author of "Perpetuated in Righteousness" and "God of Light, God of Darkness." Keiki are welcome.
HOURS

9:00am - 11:00am

LOCATION Keiki O Ka Aina 3097 Kalihi Street, Honolulu, Hawaii 96819
Monday
15
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PAPAHANA/NOHONA
Simple Hula
Come enjoy a light hula workout while learning some beginning hula moves. Keiki are welcome.
HOURS

6:00pm - 7:00pm

LOCATION Keiki O Ka Aina 3097 Kalihi Street, Honolulu, Hawaii 96819
Tuesday
16
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PAPAHANA/NOHONA
Parenting: Boys & Girls Learn Differently
Research shows that boys and girls are simply wired differently. How can you connect with your keiki based on these findings and how can you approach their learning and development in a way that is suitable for them? Come find out with Kathy Bentley’s Parenting Solutions. Keiki are welcome.
HOURS

5:30pm - 7:30pm

LOCATION Keiki O Ka Aina 3097 Kalihi Street, Honolulu, Hawaii 96819
Wednesday
17
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PAPAHANA/NOHONA
Olelo Hawaii Series – Day 2: Regular Home Routines
Come learn Hawaiian language while doing common day to day activities. Keiki are welcome.
HOURS

6:00pm - 7:00pm

LOCATION Keiki O Ka Aina 3097 Kalihi Street, Honolulu, Hawaii 96819
Thursday
18
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PAPAHANA/NOHONA
Hawaiian Quilting Series – Day 3
Come learn about Hawaiian quilting and create your own 12" x 12" piece! Day 3 is the last day for new families to join. Keiki are welcome
HOURS

5:30pm - 7:30pm

LOCATION Keiki O Ka Aina 3097 Kalihi Street, Honolulu, Hawaii 96819
Saturday
20
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PAPAHANA/NOHONA
La `Ohana Day ( in Wai`anae
Come to Ka`ala Farm’s La `Ohana Day (Family Day)! Come harvest and plant kalo and ku`i kalo with your keiki. There are also cooking demonstrations and other fun activities for your keiki to enjoy. Keiki are welcome.
HOURS

8:45am - 1:00pm

LOCATION Ka`ala Farms Waianae Valley, Waianae 96792 DIRECTIONS: Turn onto Wai`anae Valley Road and take that road all the way to the Haleahi Rd. intersection (which is at the end of the road). At the Haleahi Rd. intersection is a circular bus turn around. Turn left, and take that single lane DEAD END road. Continue along this road until you see our Ka`ala Learning Center sign. Turn right onto the dirt and gravel road. Drive down that road and follow our parking signs. *SIGN-IN: Please sign-in with Desiree by the Ka`ala Learning Center sign.
Monday
22
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PAPAHANA/NOHONA
Kalo Class
Come learn how to grow kalo in a variety of ways that suit your home environment. Keiki are welcome.
HOURS

10:00pm - 12:00pm

LOCATION Keiki O Ka Aina 3097 Kalihi Street, Honolulu, Hawaii 96819
Monday
22
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PAPAHANA/NOHONA
Simple Hula
Come enjoy a light hula workout while learning some beginning hula moves. Keiki are welcome.
HOURS

6:00pm - 7:00pm

LOCATION Keiki O Ka Aina 3097 Kalihi Street, Honolulu, Hawaii 96819
Tuesday
23
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PAPAHANA/NOHONA
Poi Pounding
Come pound some fresh kalo! Bring your board and stone (if you have), two plastic containers, a healthy snack, and payment for kalo. Those with fever or a communicable dis-ease should refrain from pounding poi until next month. Keiki are welcome.
HOURS

5:00pm - 6:30pm

5:30pm - 7:00pm

6:00pm - 7:30pm

LOCATION Keiki O Ka Aina 3097 Kalihi Street, Honolulu, Hawaii 96819
Wednesday
24
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PAPAHANA/NOHONA
Olelo Hawaii Series – Day 3: Mea Ai (Relating to Food)
Come learn Hawaiian language while doing common day to day activities. Keiki are welcome.
HOURS

10:00am - 12:00pm

LOCATION Keiki O Ka Aina 3097 Kalihi Street, Honolulu, Hawaii 96819
Thursday
25
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PAPAHANA/NOHONA
Hawaiian Quilting Series – Day 4
Come learn about Hawaiian quilting and create your own 12" x 12" piece! You must have already have your starter kit to attend.
HOURS

5:30pm - 7:30pm

LOCATION Keiki O Ka Aina 3097 Kalihi Street, Honolulu, Hawaii 96819
Friday
26
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PAPAHANA/NOHONA
Lei Making Workshop
It’s Aloha Friday! Come learn simple ways to make lei to adorn your loved ones with your aloha. Keiki are welcome.
HOURS

10:00am - 12:00pm

LOCATION Keiki O Ka Aina 3097 Kalihi Street, Honolulu, Hawaii 96819
Tuesday
30
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PAPAHANA/NOHONA
Board & Stone Ho`olauna (Orientation) - Honolulu
Come make your own poi board and poi pounder from scratch! Come find out more about the cost and commitment for this four month long series. Keiki are welcome. Free validated parking is located at the Japanese Cultural Center. Street parking may also be available. PAPAHANA/NOHONA
HOURS

5:30pm - 7:30pm

LOCATION Halau 'Inana ma Kapa'akea 2438 South Beretania St. Honolulu, HI 96826
Tuesday
30
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PAPAHANA/NOHONA
Board & Stone Ho‘olauna
Come make your own poi board and poi pounder from scratch! Come find out more about the cost and commitment for this four month long series. Keiki are welcome. Free validated parking is located at the Japanese Cultural Center. Street parking may also be available.
HOURS

5:30pm - 7:30pm

LOCATION Halau ‘Inana ma Kapa‘akea
Wednesday
31
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PAPAHANA/NOHONA
Olelo Hawaii Series – Day 4: Safety
Come learn Hawaiian language while doing common day to day activities. Keiki are welcome.
HOURS

10:00am - 12:00pm

LOCATION Keiki O Ka Aina 3097 Kalihi Street, Honolulu, Hawaii 96819
Tuesday
02
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KOKUA/PAPAHANA/NOHONA
La`au Lapa`au Workshop Volunteer
Come kokua by helping with parking, snacks, registration, and watching keiki. Keiki are welcome.
HOURS

5:00pm - 8:00pm

LOCATION Keiki O Ka Aina 3097 Kalihi Street, Honolulu, Hawaii 96819
Tuesday
02
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KOKUA
Poi Pounding Prep
Come kokua by helping us prep for Poi Pounding. Duties include helping with set up and cutting kalo. Keiki are welcome.
HOURS

1:00pm - 2:00pm

LOCATION Keiki O Ka Aina 3097 Kalihi Street, Honolulu, Hawaii 96819
Wednesday
03
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KOKUA
Poi Pounding Prep Volunteer
Come kokua by helping us prep for Poi Pounding. Duties include helping with set up and weighing kalo. Keiki are welcome.
HOURS

10:00am - 12:00pm

12:00pm - 2:00pm

LOCATION Keiki O Ka Aina 3097 Kalihi Street, Honolulu, Hawaii 96819
Thursday
04
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KOKUA/PAPAHANA/NOHONA
Hawaiian Quilting Workshop Volunteer
Come kokua by helping with parking, snacks, registration, and watching keiki. Keiki are welcome.
HOURS

5:00pm - 8:00pm

LOCATION Keiki O Ka Aina 3097 Kalihi Street, Honolulu, Hawaii 96819
Friday
05
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KOKUA
Malama Aina (in Palolo)
Come kokua with basic upkeep at our KOKA Preschool in Palolo. Keiki are welcome.
HOURS

9:00am - 12:00pm

LOCATION KOKA Preschool 2528 10th Ave. Honolulu, HI. 96816
Saturday
06
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KOKUA/PAPAHANA/NOHONA
Punalu'u Board & Stone Volunteer
Come kokua by helping with snacks, sign-in, and clean-up. Keiki are welcome.
HOURS

8:30am - 12:30pm

LOCATION Punalu`u Ahupua`a Farms 53-270 Kamehameha Hwy. Punalu’u, HI 96717
Tuesday
09
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KOKUA/PAPAHANA/NOHONA
La'au Lapa'au Workshop Volunteer
Come kokua by helping with parking, snacks, registration, and watching keiki. Keiki are welcome
HOURS

5:00pm - 8:00pm

LOCATION Keiki O Ka Aina 3097 Kalihi Street, Honolulu, Hawaii 96819
Thursday
11
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KOKUA/PAPAHANA/NOHONA
Hawaiian Quilting Workshop Volunteer
Come kokua by helping with parking, snacks, registration, and watching keiki. Keiki are welcome.
HOURS

5:00pm - 8:00pm

LOCATION Keiki O Ka Aina 3097 Kalihi Street, Honolulu, Hawaii 96819
Saturday
13
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KOKUA/PAPAHANA/NOHONA
Punalu`u Board & Stone Volunteer
Come kokua by helping with snacks, sign-in, and clean-up. Keiki are welcome.
HOURS

8:30am - 12:30pm

LOCATION Punalu`u Ahupua`a Farms 53-270 Kamehameha Hwy. Punalu’u, HI 96717
Tuesday
16
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KOKUA/PAPAHANA
Parenting Workshop Volunteer
Come kokua by helping with parking, snacks, registration, and watching keiki. Keiki are welcome.
HOURS

5:00pm - 8:00pm

LOCATION Keiki O Ka Aina 3097 Kalihi Street, Honolulu, Hawaii 96819
Thursday
18
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KOKUA/PAPAHANA
Hawaiian Quilting Workshop Volunteer
Come kokua by helping with parking, snacks, registration, and watching keiki. Keiki are welcome.
HOURS

5:00pm - 8:00pm

LOCATION Keiki O Ka Aina 3097 Kalihi Street, Honolulu, Hawaii 96819
Saturday
20
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KOKUA/PAPAHANA/NOHONA
Punalu`u Board & Stone Volunteer
Come kokua by helping with snacks, sign-in, and clean-up. Keiki are welcome.
HOURS

8:30am - 12:30pm

LOCATION Punalu`u Ahupua`a Farms 53-270 Kamehameha Hwy. Punalu’u, HI 96717
Saturday
20
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PAPAHANA/NOHONA
Aloha Ke Akua Workshop Volunteer
Come kokua by helping with parking, snacks, registration, and watching keiki. Keiki are welcome.
HOURS

8:00am - 12:00pm

LOCATION Keiki O Ka Aina 3097 Kalihi Street, Honolulu, Hawaii 96819
Monday
22
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KOKUA/PAPAHANA/NOHONA
Poi Pounding Prep Volunteer
Come kokua by helping us prep for Poi Pounding. Duties include helping with set up and cutting kalo. Keiki are welcome
HOURS

1:00pm - 2:00pm

LOCATION Keiki O Ka Aina 3097 Kalihi Street, Honolulu, Hawaii 96819
Tuesday
23
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KOKUA/PAPAHANA/NOHONA
Poi Pounding Workshop Volunteer
Come kokua by helping us prep for Poi Pounding. Duties include helping with set up and weighing kalo. Keiki are welcome.
HOURS

4:30pm - 6:30pm

6:30pm - 8:30pm

LOCATION Keiki O Ka Aina 3097 Kalihi Street, Honolulu, Hawaii 96819
Tuesday
23
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KOKUA/PAPAHANA/NOHONA
Poi Pounding Prep Volunteer
Come kokua by helping us prep for Poi Pounding. Duties include helping with set up and weighing kalo. Keiki are welcome.
HOURS

10:00am - 12:00pm

12:00pm - 2:00pm

LOCATION Keiki O Ka Aina 3097 Kalihi Street, Honolulu, Hawaii 96819
Thursday
25
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KOKUA/PAPAHANA/NOHONA
Hawaiian Quilting Workshop Volunteer
Come kokua by helping with parking, snacks, registration, and watching keiki. Keiki are welcome.
HOURS

5:00pm - 8:00pm

LOCATION Keiki O Ka Aina 3097 Kalihi Street, Honolulu, Hawaii 96819
Saturday
27
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KOKUA/PAPAHANA/NOHONA
Punalu`u Board & Stone Volunteer
Come kokua by helping with snacks, sign-in, and clean-up. Keiki are welcome.
HOURS

8:30am - 12:30pm

LOCATION Punalu`u Ahupua`a Farms 53-270 Kamehameha Hwy. Punalu’u, HI 96717
Thursday
25
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NOHONA/PAPAHANA
Hawaiian Cordage from Hau
Come learn how to gather hau, clean it at Puhi Bay, and weave with it. Please wear long sleeve shirt, pants, gloves, shoes and hat. Bring extra clothes to change into after. Keiki and kupuna are welcome, and lifeguard will be provided. *If you have a hand saw and pocket knife, please bring it. Any questions, please call Aunty Aloha at 756-4917.
HOURS

5:00pm - 7:00pm

LOCATION Hilo Yacht Club 77 Laehala St, Hilo, HI 96720 (Park across the street of Ka Umeke Public Charter)
Saturday
06
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KOKUA/PAPAHANA/NOHONA
Paeloko Lo`i
Come learn about kalo and get in the lo`i! Wear clothes that can get dirty (you may want to bring extra clothes for afterwards), and bring a hat, water, and sunscreen. Keiki are welcome.
HOURS

9:00am - 11:00am

LOCATION Paeloko Lo`i 2345 Kahikili Hwy. Waihee, HI
Saturday
06
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KOKUA/PAPAHANA/NOHONA
Paeloko Lo`i
Come learn about kalo and get in the lo`i! Wear clothes that can get dirty (you may want to bring extra clothes for afterwards), and bring a hat, water, and sunscreen. Keiki are welcome.
HOURS

9:00am - 11am

LOCATION Paeloko Lo`i 2345 Kahikili Hwy. Waihee, HI
Thursday
25
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NOHONA/PAPAHANA
Canoe Plants of Ancient Hawaii
Come join us on this interactive, hands-on journey back to ancient Polynesia as we learn about plants brought to Hawaii by the early Polynesian navigators and settlers. We will take a little extra time focusing on Niu, learning how to weave canoe paddles with niu leaves and little fishes for the younger ones! Keiki are welcome.
HOURS

5:30pm - 7:30pm

LOCATION QLCC 4530 Kali Rd. Lihue, HI 96766
Saturday
27
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KOKUA/PAPAHANA/NOHONA
Waipa Community Work Day
Come explore the beautiful ahupua`a of Waipa and malama stream. Help us reforest our stream restoration site with native plants. Bring a water bottle, appropriate footwear (shoes, boots, or tabis), towel, snacks, sunscreen, gloves, insect repellent, good energy and a smile! Keiki are welcome and lunch will be provided.
HOURS

9:00am - 12:00pm

LOCATION Waipa 5-5785 Kuhio Hwy. (1/2 mile past Hanalei) Hanalei, HI 96714
Saturday
20
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KOKUA/PAPAHANA/NOHONA
Ka Honua Momona
Come learn about Ali`i & Kalokoeli Fishponds while helping with restoration. Involvement may include a variety of different activities including mangrove and limu removal, debarking mangrove for hale building, exploring mauka lands, kupuna sharing, etc. The work concludes with dep sharing and an `Ai Pono lunch by Uncle Herbert. Feel free to bring a potluck dish! Keiki are welcome.
HOURS

8:45am - 1:00pm

LOCATION Ka Honua Momona 1820 Kamehameha Hwy. (Meet @ Office)
Saturday
20
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KOKUA/PAPAHANA/NOHONA
Ka Honua Momona
Come learn about Ali`i & Kalokoeli Fishponds while helping with restoration. Involvement may include a variety of different activities including mangrove and limu removal, debarking mangrove for hale building, exploring mauka lands, kupuna sharing, etc. The work concludes with dep sharing and an `Ai Pono lunch by Uncle Herbert. Feel free to bring a potluck dish! Keiki are welcome.
HOURS

8:45am - 1:00pm

LOCATION Ka Honua Momona 1820 Kamehameha Hwy. (Meet @ Office)