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

  

See Events page for more details

Lūʻau Planning Committee Meeting

03/22/2019 at the Scottsdale Shadows Apartments, 7930 E. Camelback Rd. Rec Center, Scottsdale, AZ 85283 at 6:30 PM. Email info@lknhaz.org , Subject: Ka’imi Valdez if you’d like to help.

 

Ohana Aikane Golf

04/6/2019 Kokopelli GC 6:30AM Shotgun start, $45.00 + tax. Email Frank Bishop at higolf@yahoo.com or call 480-650-7779 to register.

 

Aloha Crafts and Creations Fair

04/06/2019 at the CrossRoads Methodist Church, 7901 N. Central Ave, Phoenix AZ, 85020, from 9 AM – 2 PM. See Events for details. Please contact Deb Krol djkrol@cox.net to sign up to help with the program. We need help with:

  1. Food prep/service
  2. Cashiers
  3. Site and room layout and set up
  4. Member registration and raffle sale
  5. Trash removal and clean up.

 

Raffle Tickets

Craft and Creation Fair raffle tickets for the Sandwich Isle Ukulele Band (SIUB) drawing of an Ohana Soprano Ukulele and Case for $2.00 for 1 or 3 for $5.00 are on now on sale. Email your requests to info@lknhaz.org, subject Colleen Ford.

 

Papa Ola Lokahi (POL) Workshops

04/06/2019 Schedule: Welcome/Introductions 9 AM, Genealogy workshop 9:30-11AM, Lei Po’o (Flower Lei) workshops 12–1, 1-2, 2-3 PM at the CrossRoads Methodist Church. See Events for more details. Contact us at info@lknhaz.org, subject Pualani Hockenhull or 602- 842 2163 to register.

 

General Membership Meeting

04/06/2019 from 12-1 PM during the Crafts and Creations Fair. Brief meeting for announcements, but NO Potluck lunch. A Terri Chicken or Hawaiian plate lunch will be for sale at the Fair. Support our club by shopping the vendor booths, purchasing lunch and attending the workshops. See you there.

 

Members Share Aloha

04/13/2019 LKNH provided support to a request from Aunty Claudia Kaercher for financial assistant for Pacific Islander students to help fund their education and living needs. We purchased a table of seats at their upcoming fundraising Lūʻau on April 13 at the Kaercher’s Palapala. Anyone interested in purchasing more tickets or making a contribution can contact Hawai’i Pacific Islander Club at ASU, asuhawaiipacific@gmail.com Mailing address: 505 E. Erie Dr., Tempe, AZ 85252

 

Experience Polynesia

05/11-12/2019 Experience Polynesia event at the Musical Instrument Museum (MIM) featuring Pacific Islander cultural and entertainment within the vast array of international musical instruments and exhibits. See Events for more details. Please email info@lknhaz.org, subject Experience Polynesia if you are interested in helping.

 

Lau Kanaka no Hawai’i, Hawai’ian Civic Club’s 36th Annual Lūʻau Fundraiser

06/01/2019 at Crossroads Methodist Church 7901 N. Central Ave, Phoenix AZ, 85020, (off Central/Northern Ave). Tickets are now on sale through the Lūʻau Committee or at any of our club functions. They are also available on line at www.brownpapertickets.com at a slight increase for online processing fees. We encourage folks to purchase tables of 8 each early to accommodate sitting together. See Events page for specific details. Email us at: info@lknhaz.org, Subject: Lūʻau tickets at cost or subject Lūʻau volunteer, to help!

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.

 

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 revised website is up and running at www.lknhaz.org.  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