Pacific Islander Heritage Day 2013
When: Friday, May 17, 2013
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?
The Flag of the Kingdom of Hawai'i was commissioned by Kamehameha the Great in 1816. Prior to that time, the British "Union Jack" was the unofficial flag of Hawai'i. Kamehameha had been given the British flag by Captain George Vancouver to commemorate an important agreement the two had made.