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Meet Our Volunteers

Nicolas from Bern Switzerland
Term Interpretive Volunteer
Start December 1 2013

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Larry from Fairfax Virginia
Term Interpretive Volunteer
Start December 1 2013

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Mariko from Tokyo Japan
Term Interpretive Volunteer
Start May 1 2013

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Will from Suffolk United Kingdom
Term Interpretive Volunteer
Start December 1 2012

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Michael from Tägerwilen TG Switzerland
Term Interpretive Volunteer
Start June 12 2012

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Danny from Miami Florida
Term Interpretive Volunteer
Start June 12 2012

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Sandy from Sherrills Ford NC
Term Interpretive Volunteer
Start March 1 2005

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Susan from Dublin Ireland
Term Interpretive Volunteer
Start December 1 2011

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Gary from Decorah Iowa
Term Interpretive Volunteer
Start December 1 2011

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Barbara from Ft. Mitchell Kentucky
Term Interpretive Volunteer
Start September 1 2011

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Rich from Chalfont Pennsylvania
Term Interpretive Volunteer
Start September 1 2011

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Nell from St Charles Illinois
Term Interpretive Volunteer
Start September 1 2011

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Ed from Volcano Hawai'i
Resident Volunteer
Start December 1 2008

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Did You Know?

Hokulea - Kamehameha Schools Archives

Polynesians from distant lands came to the shores of Hawai‘i over a thousand years ago. Sailing on large, double-hulled canoes, they navigated by using the position of the stars, the sun and the moon, by the movement of the waves and by the flight of the birds.