Actively Participating in the Promotion, Perpetuation and Practice of the

Native Hawaiian Culture and Values Throughout Arizona




au Kanaka no Hawai’i exists to perpetuate the Hawaiian culture and to support the interests of other Polynesian, Pacific Islander and Native American cultures throughout the Valley of the Sun.



August 10, 2019 General Business Meeting

Hawaiian Cultural Presentation, “Hawaii’s Evolving Culture, What’s Old, New, Borrowed and What’s Controversial and Why.” (See July and August Newsletter background article.) 10:45 AM – 3 PM, Pine Shadows Clubhouse MHC 2050 W State Route 89A, Cottonwood, AZ 86326. The seven roundabouts are now complete coming from I-17 on Route 260 West. Potluck theme is “any kind favorite food” The club will provide the meat, rice drinks, paper plates, cups and plastic utensils. We’ll set up and eat immediately followed by a brief business meeting. The presentation starts at 1 PM. Hosts: Kehau & Ka’imiloa Chrisman & Halau Hula Napuaokalei’ilima.


August 15, 2019 Natural Grocers Hawaiian Culture Promotion

13802 N. Scottsdale Rd. suite #110, Scottsdale, AZ 85254, August 15th 10 AM-5PM. Angela Wray, BS, NDTR.

Nutritional Health Coach & Sales Promotion. The store is having a Hawaiian theme for the day’s promotion. We’ve been asked to staff an information booth to promote our club and the Hawaiian culture. We’d like to get at least 5-6 volunteers to staff the information table and hand our club information in 2-3 hours shifts. We’’ll put up a static display of our club photos, provide membership applications and direct people to our website. Contact our email at if you’d like to help.


September 14, 2019 General Business Meeting

Leisure World Becher's hale 908 S Power Rd, Mesa, AZ 852064:30-7PM Potluck: American Theme, Business Meeting: Topics: TBD. 7-9PM Kanikapila. Hosts Fred & Nancy Becher and members of SIUB. More details pending..


10/27/2019 Nā Palapalai Concert Coming to the Chandler Center for the Arts

Chandler Center for the Arts will be hosting Kuana Torres Kahele and his world renowned group, Nā Palapalai, for one performance at 2 PM. Tickets are now on sale at


12/19/2019 Na Leo Holiday Concert Coming to Mesa Arts Center. (Click link for tickets) E-mail for 20% discount code.

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. Tickets are now on sale at Mesa Arts Center.

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