“Hānau Ka Ua” Book Signing with Leimomi Akana!

Join us for this year’s FIRST ʻImi Naʻauao FREE lecture series.

January 26th, 2017 – Thursday – 5:30pm to 6:30pm

Join teacher/author Collette Leimomi Akana & daughter/collaborator Kiele Gonzalez as they present their book “HĀNAU KA UA – Hawaiian Rain Names.”  Rain names are a precious legacy from our kūpuna.  Kūpuna knew that when a particular rain would fall, that Rain had an effect on the land & their lives.  In “Hānau ka Ua,” Leimomi reintroduces us to these cherished companions, giving new life to their names & their stories.  There are songs, chants, & poems for King Kamehameha IV, Queen Emma, & Prince Albert that mention rain.  Hele mai, come.

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