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November 03, 2015

12th Annual Arbor Day 1,000 Hawaiian Tree Giveaway

Free trees available include: ‘a‘ali’i, ‘ānapanapa, hala, hame, hao, hau hele, kamani, koa, koki‘o ‘ula‘ula, kou, kukui, lama, māmaki, māmane, ma‘o, milo, naio, nānū, noni, ‘ōhai,’ōhi’a ‘ai, ‘ōhi‘a lehua, pōhinahina, and wauke.
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April 15, 2015

UH Maui College to Hold Earth Day Celebration

The public is invited to the University of Hawaiʻi Maui College campus to celebrate Earth Day on Wednesday, April 22, 2015, from 9 a.m. to 6 p.m.
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May 19, 2014

Maui Nui Botanical Garden Kalo Workshop, May 31

The Maui Nui Botanical Gardens hosts a Kalo workshops on Saturday, May 31, to share information about unique varieties and the extraordinary significance of taro in Hawai‘i.
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May 08, 2013

6 Hawai‘i Trees Selected in National Big Tree Program

A coconut tree in Hawai‘i Kai on O‘ahu de-throned the two previous coconut champions located at Kapuaiwa on Moloka‘i. There were no Maui trees on the list this year; however, an `a`ali`i tree at the Maui Nui Botanical Gardens was selected last year to the National Register of Big Trees.
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October 18, 2012

Arbor Day 1,000 Hawaiian Tree Giveaway

More than 25 varieties of Native Hawaiian and Polynesian-introduced trees will be available for free (1 tree per person, any age). Experts will be on hand to recommend the best Hawaiian tree for your area of residence.
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July 27, 2012

Kalo Sale Today at Maui Nui Botanical Gardens

Rare potted taro varieties from the ‘Ele‘ele, Mana, Lehua, Manini, Lauloa, Piko, and ‘Ula‘ula families will be available for purchase while supplies last, until the items are sold out.
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November 18, 2011

Celebrating Native Plants in Song with Cody Pueo Pata

The event features nahenahe Hawaiian Music as Pata serenades those in attendance with songs about the always inspiring native plants of Hawai‘i.
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October 31, 2011

1,000 Hawaiian Trees Being Given Away

In celebration of Arbor Day 2011, Saturday, November 5, The Maui Nui Botanical Garden will host a giveaway of 1,000 Hawaiian trees, free to anyone willing and able to care for them.
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October 20, 2011

Rare Hawaiian Kalo Varieties on Sale

Maui Nui Botanical Gardens will host a Hawaiian Taro Sale on Friday, October 21, from 8 a.m. to 4 p.m.
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July 19, 2011

Maui Cordage Workshop Explores Hawaiian Use

Ancient Hawaiians understood the significance of creating strong cordage, or rope. Cordage was used to bind and lash homes, canoes, and tools in old Hawai`i.
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June 01, 2011

Space Open for Maui Educator Workshop

The award-winning free workshop provides educators with the opportunity to share ideas with colleagues, learn about Hawai‘i’s unique natural resources from local scientists, and get free educational resources. The 2011 PLT workshops focus on forest values.
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May 18, 2011

Kalo: Through the Eyes of a Hawaiian, with Hōkūao Pellegrino

The unique varieties and extraordinary significance of kalo in Hawaii comes to life through the eyes of Hawaiian kalo farmer, Hokuao Pellegrino.
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May 13, 2011

Hala Weaving Workshop: Saturday, May 14

Discover the cultural uses of hala while learning to weave a lau hala bracelet with Master Weaver, Pohaku Kahoohanohano.
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August 26, 2009


The Maui Nui Botanical Gardens hosts a Native Hawaiian Plant Sale on Saturday, August 29, 2009.  Maui residents will have the opportunity to purchase Hawaiian plants to help support the ongoing conservation and educational programs at the Gardens. Come and learn about water conservation, plant care and plant maintenance from top experts. Participating vendors include:... Read more »
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February 06, 2009


(Posted by Wendy OSHER © 2009) Maui Mayor Charmaine Tavares announced the awarding of more than $900,000 in county grants in the areas of workforce development, small business, renewable energy, and the arts-among other disciplines.  The largest allocation of $300,000 goes toward operational activities at the Maui Arts & Cultural Center.  Other large appropriations include... Read more »
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