05/08/2013Location: Kīlauea Visitor Center lānai Time: 10:00 AM to 12:00 PM Fee Information: Free event - Park entrance fees apply Contact Name: Division of Interpretation Contact Email: e-mail us Contact Phone Number: 808-985-6011
Lei Making, Wili-Style. Volcano resident and hula student Kanoe Awong shares the traditional wili style of lei making using liko lehua. Learn how to transform the leaves and flower buds of the 'ōhi'a lehua tree into beautiful lei. These trees are currently in bloom throughout the park, and its signature red blossom is the official flower of the island of Hawai'i. Part of Hawai'i Volcanoes' ongoing 'Ike Hana No'eau "Experience the Skillful Work" workshops.