Malalo o Ka Po Lani
Kumu Ku`uhoamele Cuban
Learn how modern Hawaiians continue the celebration of the ancient Makahiki (Hawaiian New Year). Kumu John Ku`uhoamele Cuban shares his experience of working with schools and other programs to perpetuare this imortant Hawaiian tradition.
Join Kumu Ku`uhoamele Cuban, and Culture night hosts Leilehua Yuen and Manu Josiah, in a celebration of stories, chants, science, songs, and hula.
On the third Saturday of the month, the VIS hosts Malalo o ka Po Lani, a special presentation covering cultural components that surround Mauna O Wakea. The presentation begins at 6:00 PM and is followed by the regular evening stargazing program.
Each month features a different speaker from the community who will speak about Mauna O Wakea from a cultural perspective.