‘Ike Hana No‘eau Programs

Lei Wili Making
Lei Wili Making

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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.


 
Lā‘au Lapa‘au Demonstration
Lā‘au Lapa‘au Demonstration

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Lā‘au Lapa‘au

Wednesday, November 14, 2018
10 a.m. to 12 p.m.
Kīlauea Visitor Center lānai

Delve into the world of lā‘au lapa‘au (Hawaiian herbal medicine) with local practitioner Momi Subiono. Momi uses herbs to help the Hawaiian community and aims to create renewed awareness, understanding, and use of plants for traditional healing.

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Pū ‘ohe - Hawaiian Bamboo Trumpet
Pū ‘ohe - Hawaiian Bamboo Trumpet

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Pū ‘ohe

Wednesday, November 28, 2018
10 a.m. to 12 p.m.
Kīlauea Visitor Center lānai

The pū ‘ohe is a Hawaiian bamboo trumpet. It has a deep sound somewhat like a conch shell and like other native instruments, takes the special spirit breath to produce the proper sound. Join rangers and Hawaiʻi Pacific Parks Association staff as they share their knowledge and help you make your own pū ‘ohe.

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Momi Greene
Momi Greene

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Huewai

Wednesday, Decemmber 12, 2018
10 a.m. to 12 p.m.
Kīlauea Visitor Center lānai

Water-carrying gourds were used by most ancient civilizations. Hawaiians decorated their ipu (gourds) with elaborate designs. Join Momi Greene as she shares her knowledge of cultivating, carving then dyeing ipu using endemic, indigenous or Hawaiian-introduced plants.

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Haupia
Haupia

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Haupia

Wednesday, Decemmber 26, 2018
10 a.m. to 12 p.m.
Kīlauea Visitor Center lānai

One of the popular desserts traditionally made in Hawai‘i is haupia. It is made from the pia root and mixed with coconut milk or cream and steamed, boiled or baked into a pudding. Join park rangers and staff from Hawaiʻi Pacific Parks Association and experience the making of this authentic cultural dessert.

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Last updated: November 13, 2018

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

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