Harvest Moon Shines on Moku‘ula by Moonlight in Fall

On Thursday, September 15, Moku‘ula by Moonlight will welcome the harvest moon rising above Mauna Kawahine as part of its fall program. This free cultural and educational program runs from 6:30 to 8:30 pm. Join us at Hale Halawai in Kamehameha Iki Park, 525 Front Street, Lahaina for live music, storytelling and sharing. Hawaiian music and storytelling [...]

By | July 6th, 2016|Education, Preservation, Restoration|0 Comments

Moku’ula by Moonlight Celebrates Summer Solstice with Next Generation

Moku‘ula by Moonlight will celebrate the Summer Solstice on Monday, June 20 from 6:30 to 8:30 pm.  Our cultural and educational program is free for the public.  As the full moon rises over Mauna Kahalawai in West Maui, the Mokuʻula/Mokuhinia restoration site in Lahaina is in the spotlight, and the next generation of Hawaiian musicians and storytellers will [...]

By | June 7th, 2016|Education, Preservation|Comments Off on Moku’ula by Moonlight Celebrates Summer Solstice with Next Generation

Archaeological Inventory Survey Work to be Completed this Spring in Lahaina

Friends of Moku‘ula and County of Maui are pleased to welcome back the Cultural Surveys Hawai‘i team to the Moku‘ula/Mokuhinia restoration site on Front Street in Lahaina this month. The team of archaeologists, led by Maui Island Director Tanya Lee-Greig, MA, will be completing the Archaeological Inventory Survey work that was started last spring. They [...]

By | March 18th, 2016|Archaeology, Preservation, Restoration|Comments Off on Archaeological Inventory Survey Work to be Completed this Spring in Lahaina

Friends of Moku‘ula & Maui Nei Announce 2016 Programs

The ‘ohana of Friends of Moku‘ula and Maui Nei Native Expeditions wish you a holiday season filled with cheer and a joyful new year. We thank you for your generosity of spirit and support of our 2015 programs. We’re looking forward to seeing you again in 2016 for more mele, mo‘olelo and mana‘o at Moku‘ula by Moonlight [...]

By | December 22nd, 2015|Education, Preservation|Comments Off on Friends of Moku‘ula & Maui Nei Announce 2016 Programs

Moku’ula by Moonlight in Lahaina Postponed – Happy Thanksgiving to All

E kala mai, due to thick clouds and wet weather forecast through tonight (November 25), we've canceled Moku‘ula by Moonlight in Lahaina. Yes, Lahaina does get rain! We'll start the new year off right with a new ‪#‎MbM‬ in January, hopefully under clear skies with a full moon shining brightly ... We wish you all a [...]

By | November 25th, 2015|Education, Preservation|Comments Off on Moku’ula by Moonlight in Lahaina Postponed – Happy Thanksgiving to All

Moku’ula by Moonlight 3 Welcomes Ed & Mahealani Wendt of East Maui

On Wednesday, November 25 at the third installment of Moku‘ula by Moonlight in Lahaina, we welcome special guest speakers, Eddie and Mahealani Wendt of Ko‘olau on Maui. They will give a talk on water rights and their experience with water restoration in Ke‘anae-Wailuanui. Mahealani is a writer and community activist and was formerly executive director [...]

By | November 22nd, 2015|Education, Preservation|Comments Off on Moku’ula by Moonlight 3 Welcomes Ed & Mahealani Wendt of East Maui

Hawaiian Music, Storytelling & Mana‘o Mix It Up at Moku‘ula by Moonlight

The Fall installment of Moku‘ula by Moonlight has been postponed from October 27 to Wednesday, November 25 beginning at 6:00 pm. As the full moon rises over Mauna Kahalawai in West Maui, the Mokuʻula/Mokuhinia restoration site in Lahaina is in the spotlight. This cultural and educational program is free and open to the public. It runs from [...]

By | September 16th, 2015|Education, Preservation, Restoration|Comments Off on Hawaiian Music, Storytelling & Mana‘o Mix It Up at Moku‘ula by Moonlight

Moku‘ula by Moonlight 2 Returns to Maui on August 29

Get ready for more Mo‘olelo, Mana‘o and Mele ... On Saturday, August 29, Moku‘ula by Moonlight returns to Maui, beginning at 6:30 pm. As the full moon rises over Mauna Kahalawai in West Maui, the Mokuʻula/Mokuhinia restoration site in Lahaina will be in the spotlight and our host, Ata Damasco, will share the stage with [...]

By | July 27th, 2015|Education, Preservation|Comments Off on Moku‘ula by Moonlight 2 Returns to Maui on August 29

Maui’s Songbird Ata Damasco To Host Moku‘ula by Moonlight

It’s our pleasure to announce that singer, songwriter, recording artist and Kahekili Trio entertainer Ata Damasco has agreed to host our Moku‘ula by Moonlight programs. The first one in the series will take place on Wednesday, July 1, 2015, beginning at 6:30 pm on the lawn in front of Hale Halawai in Kamehameha Iki Park, 525 Front [...]

By | June 9th, 2015|Education, Preservation|Comments Off on Maui’s Songbird Ata Damasco To Host Moku‘ula by Moonlight

Moku‘ula by Moonlight Series to Premiere July 1 in Lahaina

The Friends of Mokuʻula are pleased to announce the premiere of a new educational and Hawaiian cultural series, Mokuʻula by Moonlight, on Wednesday, July 1, 2015. As the full moon rises over Mauna Kahalawai in West Maui at 7:10 pm, the Mokuʻula/Mokuhinia restoration site in Lahaina will be in the spotlight. During this free program, beginning at 6:30 pm, [...]

By | May 5th, 2015|Education, Preservation, Restoration|Comments Off on Moku‘ula by Moonlight Series to Premiere July 1 in Lahaina