LAU KANAKA NO HAWAI'I, HAWAIIAN CIVIC CLUB of ARIZONA

Actively Participating in the Promotion, Perpetuation and Practice of the

Native Hawaiian Culture and Values Throughout Arizona

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                                              Lau Kanaka no Hawai'i, Hawaiian Civic Club of Arizona                                                      

Actively Participating in the Promotion, Perpetuation and Practice of the Native Hawaiian Culture and Values Throughout Arizona

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Free Introductory Hawaiian Language Classes

The Aloha Festival started six classes, last one October 15. Hui ‘Ōlelo Hawai’ian Language Classes and Study Groups. To sign up or learn more about the classes contact Leilani Dong leilani.dong@azalohafest.org

 Classes for 2020 are set to run January-May, and August-October. We will continue to meet the third Tuesday of each month at 6:30PM, but the location will change to the Westside Mutli-Generational Center in Tempe: 715 W 5th St. Tempe, AZ 85281

 11/12-17/2019 AHCC Convention in Maui. The Association of Hawaiian Civic Clubs is holding its annual convention in Maui this year.

Sandwich Isle Ukulele Band has resumed their Fall schedule on Wednesday evenings at Floridino’s Pizza & Pasta Restaurant, 590 N Alma School Rd, Chandler, AZ 85224 from 6-8 PM.  

Oct 19, 2019 General Business Meeting

Kaercher’s Palapala, 4119 E. Monte Vista Road, Phoenix, AZ 85008, 4:30-7 PM, with a Potluck dinner of Island Favorite dishes.

Fall Storytelling: Polynesian Cultural Sharing

We invite you to come learn about the history, rich heritage and vibrant cultures and traditions of our relatives in the Pacific Islands! Experience the Haka, Hula, and other Polynesian dances and practices.  It's a wonderful day of cultural sharing.   Join us!

Saturday, October 26, 2019 10:00 AM - 1:00 PM Kyrene de los Ninos Elementary School 1330 E. Dava Dr. | Tempe, AZ 85283  For more information, contact Josh Francisco at 602-264-6768 or jfrancisco@phxindcenter.org 

Nā Palapalai Concert Coming to the Chandler Center for the Arts

10/27/2019 Chandler Center for the Arts will be hosting Kuana Torres Kahele and his world renowned group for one performance at 2 PM. Tickets are now on sale at www.chandlercenter.org. LKNH will promote a series of Hawai’ian Cultural Workshops sponsored by Kuana Torres Kahele, famed entertainer and recording artist from Nā Palapalai the week prior to the concert. See details in the Events page of our website. More will be provided closer to the event.

Arizona Asian Festival Coming to the Scottsdale Civic Center Mall

11/16 & 17/2019 This year the Arizona Asian Festival will be on November 16 and 17, from 10 am to 5 pm at the Scottsdale Civic Center Mall, 3939 N. 75th Street. Free admission and parking. See Events for details.

Papa Ola Lōkahi Workshops

12/7/2019  CANCELED @ The Phoenix Indian Visitor Center 10 AM to 3 PM. We are excited and grateful for the return of Papa Ola Lōkahi, their practitioners and all the resources they bring to us here on the continent.  Our members are excited and are looking forward to their Lei Hulu, Science behind Genealogy, Lomi and Lei Po’o Workshops.  Please RSVP so they will know the number of supplies they will need to purchase for our members.

Na Leo Holiday Concert Coming to Mesa Arts Center 12/19/2019 7:30 PM Performance  

Mesa Arts Center will be hosting Hawaii’s number #1 female music group of all time…Na Leo! (Na Leo means “The Voices.”) for one performance at 7:30 PM. E-mail info@lknhaz.org for 20% discount code. Tickets are now on sale at Mesa Arts Center.(Click link for tickets) 

New Members and those who haven’t renewed their dues are asked to complete an application form and submit it with your payment option to our P.O. Box 60712, Phoenix, AZ 85082. See Membership Page.

 

NOTE: Our new website is up and running.  Some pages are being modified, but we're working diligently to improve the content and look of the site.  It's a work in progress and we ask for your indulgence and ideas to make it a fully functional tool for our club.  Email your comments to info@lknhaz.org  Mahalo