It is that time again!! Our 6th annual Prince Jonah Kuhio Kalaniana’ole Art & Essay Contest is open and taking entries. Please see the rules and the application below. We are looking forward to seeing the submissions, which are due by March 11, 2016.
If you have questions, please contact Shalee Kekawa at SKekawa@live.com.
The 2016 Nominations/Elections & Installation of the AKHSD board of Directors will take place at the General Membership Meeting on Saturday the 19th of January at the Hui o Hawaii at 11 am – 1 pm. Please come out to vote and support those that are running for positions and enjoy a Mahalo luncheon. See the link below and the slate of those running for the 2016-2017 term.
- SLATE OF OFFICERS FOR 2016 – 2017 TERM
PELEKIKENA DOLLY KEAHIOLALO CRAWFORD
HOPE PELEKIKENA DENISE DUDOIT-MEYER
KAKAU `OLELO MARGARET SANBORN
PU`UKU KATHRYN MCLAUGHLIN
`ALAKAH’I (3) ANTHIA AUSTIN
DAMIANNA BECHTEL-AH NEE
The above candidates for the office of Pelekikena and Hope Pelekikena are of Hawaiian ancestry. All candidates have given consent to serve and are members in good standing.
If you or someone you know would like to train to become a certified long term care ombudsman volunteer and kokua our kupuna in nursing homes as well as residential care facilities, training classes will begin in October and are sponsored by HHSA. Please see the attached flyers that have all of the information that you need. You can also contact Dolly Crawford at DollyC@cox.net if you have questions.
Ahahui Kiwila o Hawaii o San Diego will host a Mauna a Wakea Community Hula Workshop at the Hui o Hawaii o San Diego that will be presented by the Defenders of Maua a Wakea on Sunday, July 12, 2015 from 11am- 2 pm.
This Oli and Hula Workshop will be presented in reverence and no hula experience is required. If you would like to honor the mauna and learn these oli, please join us on Sunday the 12th of July. The cost is $25 and all monies raised will go towards the education and raising awareness of Mauna Kea. For more details you can email DefendersofMaunaWakeaSD@gmail.com or call 619-760-3624.
AHAHUI KIWILA HAWAII SAN DIEGO INVITES YOU TO COME TO LEIHULU CLASSES
LEI HULU 2015 SCHEDULE
January 25, 2015 Sunday 0900 to 1:30 pm
February 22, 2015 Sunday 0900 to 1:30 pm
March 29, 2015 Sunday 0900 to 1:30 pm
April 26, 2015 Sunday 0900 to 1:30 pm
May 24, 2015 Sunday 0900 to 1:30 pm
June 28, 2015 Sunday 0900 to 1:30 pm
July 28, 2015 Sunday 0900 to 1:30 pm
August 30, 2015 Sunday 0900 to 1:30 pm
September 27, 2015 Sunday 0900 to 1:30 pm