Events

Sunday, June 14, 2015
10:00 AM - 1:00 PM
Sunday Walk in the Park FHVNP

Sunday, June 14, 2015 – Hiking Kilauea Iki,  Led by volcanologist Cheryl Gansecki. This monthly program, held on second Sundays, is aimed at bringing together the members of the Friends of Hawai‘i Volcanoes National Park to explore the park’s beautiful trails. Led by Cheryl Gansecki, this month’s four-mile hike will explore Kilauea Iki Crater.  Participants should […]

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Saturday, June 20, 2015
8:30 AM - 1:00 PM
Volunteer Forest Restoration Project FHVNP Forest Restoration

The Friends of Hawai’i Volcanoes National Park hosts our next volunteer FOREST RESTORATION PROJECT on Saturday, June 20, 2015 This month we will be removing invasive, non-native faya plants at the Kilauea section of the park, in an area new to us. Some of the faya will be smaller ones that can be pulled; many […]

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Tuesday, June 23, 2015
9:00 AM - 1:00 PM
Teachers Summer Institute FHVNP

Teachers Summer Institute  Enhancing Local and Regional Perspectives on Japanese American Incarceration FREE TEACHERS SUMMER INSTITUTE for HIGH SCHOOL teachers – June 23, 2015 In what ways did place determine the fate of Japanese Americans after the bombing of Pearl Harbor? Join an informative and dynamic exchange about the incarceration of Japanese Americans across the […]

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Teacher workshop - Japanese American Incarceration
Sunday, July 12, 2015
9:00 AM - 2:00 PM
Sunday Walk in the Park FHVNP

Guided by botanist Tim Tunison. This month’s five-hour, four-mile round-trip hike will explore the scenery, plants, birds, and geology of the subalpine zone of the Mauna Loa Trail.  This moderately strenuous hike starts at the 6,500’ elevation trailhead and ascends a gently graded slope on rolling, pahoehoe lava, with the turn-around point at 7,500’. DETAILS […]

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Mauna Loa
Friday, July 17, 2015
Volunteer Forest Restoration Project FHVNP Forest Restoration

The Friends of Hawai’i Volcanoes National Park hosts our next volunteer FOREST RESTORATION PROJECT on Friday, July 17, 2015. Project information and details coming soon!  We look forward to working with you on many important projects this year! Please save the dates for our upcoming Forest Restoration Projects in 2015 August 14, Friday September 11, Friday […]

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Forest Restoration - Kahuku 2-17-12 by Carol Johnson
Sunday, August 9, 2015
10:00 AM - 1:00 PM
Sunday Walk in the Park FHVNP

Footprints/Mauna Iki Trail  Join volcanologist Cheryl Gansecki for this month’s hike where we will explore the Footprints Trail to Mauna Iki in the Ka‘u Desert. The 4-mile round trip hike begins at the Footprints trailhead, where we will follow an ‘a‘a lava flow and descend to the sandy desert to look for footprints fossilized in the […]

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Friday, August 14, 2015
Volunteer Forest Restoration Project FHVNP Forest Restoration

The Friends of Hawai’i Volcanoes National Park hosts our next volunteer FOREST RESTORATION PROJECT on Friday, August 14, 2015. Project information and details coming soon!  We look forward to working with you on many important projects this year! Please save the dates for our upcoming Forest Restoration Projects in 2015 September 11, Friday October 16, Friday […]

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Friday, September 11, 2015
Volunteer Forest Restoration Project FHVNP Forest Restoration

The Friends of Hawai’i Volcanoes National Park hosts our next volunteer FOREST RESTORATION PROJECT on Friday, September 11, 2015. Project information and details coming soon!  We look forward to working with you on many important projects this year! Please save the dates for our upcoming Forest Restoration Projects in 2015 October 16, Friday November 20, Friday

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Clearing Weeds by Carol Johnson
Sunday, September 13, 2015
10:00 AM - 1:00 PM
Sunday Walk in the Park FHVNP

Pu’u Huluhulu This monthly program on second Sundays is aimed at bringing together the members of FHVNP to share in the park’s beautiful trails. Led by Linda Schubert, this month’s walk takes us to Pu’u Huluhulu. The trail crosses 1973 and 1974 lava flows, through kīpuka, past lava trees, and climbs 150 feet to the […]

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Sunday, October 11, 2015
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM
Sunday Walk in the Park FHVNP

This monthly program on second Sundays is aimed at bringing together the members of the Friends of Hawai‘i Volcanoes National Park to explore the park’s beautiful trails. Led by Nick Shema, this month’s 3.5-mile round-trip walk explores the summit area of the park.

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Friday, October 16, 2015
8:30 AM - 1:00 PM
Volunteer Forest Restoration Project Volunteer Forest Restoration Project

The Friends of Hawai’i Volcanoes National Park hosts our next volunteer FOREST RESTORATION PROJECT on Friday, October 16, 2015. Project information and details coming soon!  We look forward to working with you on many important projects this year! Please save the dates for our upcoming Forest Restoration Projects in 2015 November 20, Friday

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Friday, November 20, 2015
8:30 AM - 1:00 PM
Volunteer Forest Restoration Project FHVNP Forest Restoration

The Friends of Hawai’i Volcanoes National Park hosts our next volunteer FOREST RESTORATION PROJECT on Friday, November 20, 2015. Project information and details coming soon!  We look forward to working with you on many important projects this year! Come join us for a wonderful opportunity to enjoy our national park and participate in native forest recovery!

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