Aloha Gene

Aloha Gene
Click on image to view a video tribute to Gene, created by his family.

UTAH Stories Article-Hawaiian Canoe Club: Aloha from the Great Salt Lake

UTAH Stories Article-Hawaiian Canoe Club: Aloha from the Great Salt Lake
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Salt Lake Magazine Article-August 2014

Salt Lake Magazine Article-August 2014
Hui Paoakalani was featured in an article about the GSL in Salt Lake Magazine-August 2014 issue.

Thursday, October 29, 2009

WEATHER LOOKS GOOD FOR PAINTING THE SHACK!

ALOHA EVERYONE!
The weather looks good for painting the shack on Saturday! We will meeting at 10 am. Please dress appropriately. Please bring a paint brush (can be purchased inexpensively at Home Depot or Walmart) and gloves. If you have a paint roller and paint tray, please also bring those items. Remember...NO EXPERIENCE NECESSARY.
Also, if you cannot be there to help....the Hui will accept donations such as materials(such as paint brushes, gloves, rollers, paint trays etc.) or you can always make a monetary donation to help offset the cost of supplies. E-mail us if you have questions. hui_paoakalani@live.com .
We know it is Halloween...we will try to finish as quickly as possible. If you want to bring a light snack to share, feel free to do so.
*Remember to sign into the Hui log book (located in the shack)when you come to help on Saturday, and mark your calendars for our 2nd Annual HUI PAOAKALANI BYU-UTAH FOOTBALL GAME POTLUCK. November 28, 2009 @ the Hawaiian Cultural Center.
Mahalo for your support!

Wednesday, October 28, 2009

Halloween Kanikapila Friday and Shack Painting this Saturday

ALOHA EVERYONE

This is just a little reminder regarding

HALLOWEEN KANIKAPILA & POTLUCK
FRIDAY OCTOBER 30, 2009 @ 6:30pm

COME JOIN US IN SOME FUN, MUSIC & DANCING.
REMEMBER IT'S POTLUCK, SO BRING YOUR FAVORITE DISH TO SHARE.

MAKE SURE TO COME DRESSED UP IN YOUR HALLOWEEN COSTUMES BECAUSE WE WILL BE HAVING A COSTUME CONTEST

ALSO, THERE WILL BE GAMES, RELAY RACES & FACE PAINTING FOR THE KIDS.
Games & Activities will cost $ .25 each, so make sure to bring your money

HOPE TO SEE YOU ALL THERE
Flyer is attached with details
http://hawaiianculturalcenter.org/files/Halloween%20Kanikapila_10.30.09.pdf

SHACK PAINTING will be tentatively scheduled for SATURDAY, OCTOBER 31st (weather permitting.) If you have any type of painting equipment...please bring it with you. More details and start time will be posted soon.

Mahalo for your support and see you this weekend!

Wednesday, October 21, 2009

SHACK Painting Delayed




Aloha Hui,
Mahalo to everyone who came out to help with repairing the Shack last Saturday. The South outside panels were replaced, along with window and door trim.
Due to unexpected delays from Home Depot, we will not be painting this Saturday, October 24th. If you are available on Friday, October 23rd we will be finishing up last minute prep work on the shack from 10 am to 1 pm. Bring work gloves if you have them.
We will target October 31st as the date to paint the Shack (weather permitting).
Also, If you can't physically be there to help...we are seeking monetary donations to help off-set the cost of the shack repairs. If you would like to make a donation-please e-mail Darren at hui_paoakalani@live.com. All donations are tax deductible.
Stay tuned for more Shack transformation pictures!

Monday, October 12, 2009

HUI SHACK LEASE AGREEMENT/ REPAIR

Aloha Everyone:

Hui Paoakalani expresses a BIG MAHALO to the GSL Marina crew of Bob, Dave, and Eric for their hospitality this past paddling season. Hui Paoakalani is happy to inform everyone that the State of Utah will be giving the Hui a long lease agreement out at the marina which will be finalized shortly. This will allow the Hui to make some serious improvements to the Hui Shack which will include a new paint & trim as well as permanent signage unique to the Hui Shack and some interior repairs.

The Hui NEEDS YOUR KOKUA (PHYSICAL HELP) out at the marina the next two Saturday's (10/17, 10/24) from 9:00 am til whenever to assist us with these repairs and general cleaning prior to new paint being applied on 10/24. The Hui is also accepting any monetary donations to assist with the cost of purchasing materials & paint for the Hui Shack. Mahalo for your kokua!

***For the 2009 Molokai Hoe results, please check out www.molokaihoe.org . Congratulations to Shell Va'a for winning the Molokai Hoe for the 4th consecutive year****

This has been an AWESOME year for our Hui! We have come a LONG way in a SHORT ammount of time. MAHALO TO EACH OF YOU FOR YOUR CONTINUED SUPPORT!!! YOUR SUPPORT AND DEDICATION HAS HELPED OUR HUI BECOME SUCH A SUCCESS!

The Hui has plans for a 'Ohana Social sometime later this Fall. Also... Mark your calendars for the 2nd Annual BYU-UTAH Football Game PotLuck on NOVEMBER 28th @ the HCC.
MAHALO! AND SEE YOU AT THE LAKE ON SATURDAY!