Many people know that Aloha is a Hawaiian greeting, but fewer people know much about the Hawaiian Language beyond that greeting.
Tonightʻs presenter, Ms. Puamelia Pramuka, has been studing the Hawaiian Language for over five years, and is very knowledgeable about Hawaiiʻs History & Culture.
In tonightʻs speaker program you will learn about the history of the Hawaiian Language, learn about itʻs alphabet, and how to pronounce the letters of the alphabet. You will also learn some common phrases, the Hawaiian names of the Kauaiʻs beaches and mountains. And, perhaps you will also be able to learn a short chant.
Wednesday, May 23, 2018
Princeville Public Library, 4343 Emmalani Drive
This FREE event is sponsored by the Friends of the North Shore Library at Princeville as part of the Dotty Nakea Memorial Speaker Program and by the Princeville Public Library. To request a sign language interpreter, please call the library (826-4310) at least 15 days prior to the program. The views expressed in this presentation are those of the speaker and do not constitute an endorsement by the Hawaii State Public Library, the Princeville Public Library, or the Friends of the North Shore Library at Princeville.