Pacific Islander Heritage Day 2014
When: Saturday, April 26, 2014
This event is being sponsored by the Hawaii Pacific Parks Association, Micronesians United - Big Island, the Univeristy of Hawaii at Hilo Pacific Islander Student Center and the Royal Order of Kamehameha - Kohala Chapter. Park Superintendent Daniel Kawaiaea invites the public to attend this free event.
Contact Name: Ben Saldua
Did You Know?
Many noteworthy explorers visited Pu'ukohola Heiau, including Captain Vancouver (Great Britain), Captain Kotzebue (Russia), and Captain Freycinet (France), all of whom wrote about their meetings with John Young. However, when Captain Cook visited the Island, Pu'ukohola Heiau had yet to be built. More...