‘Ike Hana No‘eau & Nā Leo Manu Programs

Lei Wili Making
Lei Wili Making

NPS/Jay Robinson

 

ʻIke Hana Noʻeau - "Experience the Skillful Work"
E komo mai
...come join the island's practitioners as they share the arts and culture of Hawaiʻi.

Nā Leo Manu - "Heavenly Voices"
Nā Leo Manu is an evening concert series of free Hawaiian music featuring the finest musicians and halāu.

Childrens Programs
Such as 'Ohana Day and Junior Ranger Day

 

 
Tī leaf lei

‘Ike Hana No‘eau - Experience the Skillful Work

Weave a Tī-Leaf

Wednesday, February 22, 2017 from 10:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m.
Meet on the lānai of Kīlauea Visitor Center


Learn how to create a tī-leaf lei! Join rangers and Hawaiʻi Pacific Parks Association staff as they share their knowledge and love of one of the most popular lei in Hawai‘i. Free!

link to pdf poster (530KB)
 

 
Ulana Niu

‘Ike Hana No‘eau
Experience the Skillful Work

Ulana Niu

Wednesday, March 8, 2017 from 10:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m.
Meet on the lānai of Kīlauea Visitor Center


Learn to weave coconut fronds into useful and beautiful items with local expert Cathy Gouveia. The coconut palm is one of the most important plants in many tropical places throughout the world. Come and learn the skill of ulana niu!

link to pdf poster (248KB)
 

 
Ab Valencia

Nā Leo Manu - Heavenly Voices

Hālau Hula Kalehuaki‘eki‘eika‘iu ma Kīlauea

Wednesday, March 15, 2017 from 6:30 p.m. to 8:00 p.m.
Kīlauea Visitor Center Auditorium


Come and witness a small portion of the hula dancing traditions of Hawai‘i. Under the direction of kumu hula Ab Kawainohoikala‘i Valencia, Hālau Hula Kalehuaki‘eki‘eika‘iu ma Kīlauea follows a path of learning and protocol that instills the cultures and values of the past so that the legacy of Hawai‘i may continue ever onward. Connect to the past and enjoy this hula performance.

Nā Leo Manu is a series of Hawaiian cultural programs
Co-sponsored by Hawai’i Pacific Parks Association
Park entrance fees apply

link to pdf poster (489KB)
 

 
Hū Kukui

‘Ike Hana No‘eau
Experience the Skillful Work

Hū Kukui

Wednesday, March 22, 2017 from 10:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m.
Meet on the lānai of Kīlauea Visitor Center


In old Hawaiʻi children played many simple games now largely forgotten. Help revive the practice of making and playing the traditional Hawaiian top, called hū kukui. Letʻs see whoʻs hū kukui can spin the longest!

link to pdf poster (329KB)
 

Contact the Park

Mailing Address:

P.O. Box 52
Hawaii National Park, HI 96718

Phone:

(808) 985-6000
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