Ka Lama Hawaii, 180th Anniversary Special Exhibition & Talk Story Session
In celebration of the 180th anniversary of the printing of the very first newspaper in Hawaii, Ka Lama Hawaii “The Hawaiian Luminary”, written in Hawaiian language and printed at Lahainaluna School, the Maui Historical Society is hosting a panel discussion and special exhibition of our original, 180-year-old copy at the Bailey House Museum on Sunday, August 31st, 2014 from 6 pm to 9 pm. Panelists include noted Maui Hawaiian language/studies professionals, Ki`ope Raymond, Kapolei Ki`ili, and Pulama Collier. Tickets are $15 for the general public, $10 for MHS members and students (must present ID). Newspaper-themed merchandise, craft vendors, and food & drink will be available for purchase. For more information, call 244-3326 or e-mail Info@MauiMuseum.org.
[If you are in and about Lahaina this weekend, this sounds like it could be interesting! Go check it out!!]