Catch the Story of Mokuula island & Mokuhinia pond in New Scenic Hawaii Video

Paradise Television Network recently completed a video episode for the Friends of Moku‘ula on its statewide high-definition channel, Scenic Hawaii HD Channel 1001. The new video is part of “Focus on: Maui” programming that airs daily throughout the Hawaiian Islands and is entitled, Moku‘ula - Uncovering Maui’s Hidden History. Now you can catch the behind-the-scenes story of [...]

By | December 19th, 2016|Archaeology, Education, Preservation, Restoration|0 Comments

Greet the Winter Solstice at Moku‘ula by Moonlight in Lahaina Dec 13

Moku‘ula by Moonlight will celebrate the Winter solstice in its last program of the year. This FREE cultural and educational event runs from 6:00 to 8:00 pm on Tuesday, December 13 as the full moon rises. Join us at Hale Halawai in Kamehameha Iki Park, 525 Front Street, Lahaina for live music, storytelling and sharing. [...]

By | November 19th, 2016|Education, Preservation|Comments Off on Greet the Winter Solstice at Moku‘ula by Moonlight in Lahaina Dec 13

Get 2016 Community Update on Archaeology at Moku‘ula in Lahaina

Get the latest news:  Join us for a Community Update on the Moku‘ula Archaeological Inventory Survey with Tanya Lee-Greig from Cultural Surveys Hawai‘i and Theresa Donham for Friends of Moku‘ula. When:  Tuesday, September 27 at 6 pm Where:  West Maui Senior Center, 788 Pauoa Street, Lahaina Hosted by:  County of Maui Learn what the team [...]

By | September 26th, 2016|Archaeology, Education, Restoration|Comments Off on Get 2016 Community Update on Archaeology at Moku‘ula in Lahaina

Moku’ula by Moonlight in the Fall is Cancelled

E kala mai, due to the unpredictable wet weather, we’ve cancelled Moku‘ula by Moonlight in Lahaina for tonight (Thursday, September 15). We hope you enjoy the harvest moon when it rises tomorrow evening. Please save the date to join us for the winter edition of Moku‘ula by Moonlight on Tuesday, December 13. A hui hou!

By | September 15th, 2016|Education, Preservation|Comments Off on Moku’ula by Moonlight in the Fall is Cancelled

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|Comments Off on Harvest Moon Shines on Moku‘ula by Moonlight in Fall

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 Scholarships Available to West Maui Students in 2016

Friends of Moku‘ula and Maui Nei Native Expeditions will be offering two Akoni Akana Po‘okela Scholarships to West Maui residents who will graduate from high school in 2016. Scholarships in the amount of $500 each will be awarded to one kane (male) and one wahine (female) student. High school seniors are encouraged to submit a [...]

By | January 20th, 2016|Education|Comments Off on Friends of Moku’ula Scholarships Available to West Maui Students in 2016

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