"Restoration of Family Ties" will take place on Thursday, Aug. 11 at the Mayor Hannibal Tavares Community Center. Presented by Friends of Haleakala National Park, the event includes a slideshow by Val Monson of historical and contemporary photos of Ka Ohana O Kalaupapa. Guests will learn more about their descendants and ancestors that lived in Kalaupapa on Molokai. Free. 7pm. … [Read more...] about ‘Restoration of Family Ties’ at Hannibal Tavares Community Center in Pukalani
So this morning OC Weekly put up a great little blog post about Malfideleco, a Spanish website that uses data visualization to break down last week’s massive Ashley Madison data dump (for those still new to the Internet being on computers, Ashley Madison is a (theoretically, now since disproven) anonymous dating site for people who want to cheat on their spouse). In no time at … [Read more...] about Which Maui County town has the most Ashley Madison users?
THURSDAY, AUG. 16 DENNY TILLMAN LECTURE – Ever wonder what it's like to be a professional photographer in the Big Apple? Find out this Thursday at the Hui No'eau Visual Arts Center when New York-based photographer Denny Tillman will share his stories from behind the lens. Tillman has more than 20 years of photography experience, and has shot at least 3,000 assignments since … [Read more...] about Denny Tillman And Biomimicry And Broke Da Mouth Food Festival And Musical Voices Maui
The tale of the Hawaiian people and their sometimes courageous, sometimes questionable battle with Hansen's disease is one that continues to live on in our present world. Though the disease no longer threatens lives, Kalaupapa, Molokai remains frozen in time, a prison faded into a sanctuary, for those who struggled with Hansen's disease. Father Damien, a man who lived in … [Read more...] about Ko’olau: A True Story of Kaua’i
BEAUTIFUL, TRAGIC KALAUPAPA The Music Ministry Program of the historic Keawala'i Congregational Church presents a benefit concert featuring their adult choir, Na leo Nahenahe. Accompanied by organist Danny Brown and pianist Ellen Caringer, the group will present works that are to be recorded on their second CD release, due out next year. Ka 'Ohana O Kalaupapa "is an … [Read more...] about Benefit Concert for Creation of Permanent Memorial at Kalaupapa