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.

Monday, May 31, 2010

Laulau Fundraiser this Saturday!

Aloha Hui Members and Friends,

We hope everyone had a GREAT holiday weekend!
Just a reminder....Hui Paoakalani's Quarterly Laulau Fundraiser will be this Saturday,June 5, 2010.
Laulau pickup will be from 10 am to noon at the Hawaiian Cultural Center. A limited number of Laulau tickets are still available for purchase (1 for $5. or 5 for $20.) Please e-mail the Hui ( if interested.
The Hui will also have Kumu Butch and Auntie Becki's 'Ono Poke Bowls available for $5.00 each, as well as our 2010 Hui Paoakalani t-shirts.

Also, be sure to mark your calendar on for our
2nd Annual Duke Paoa Kahanamoku Great Salt Lake Water Fest to be held on June 19th.

Have a wonderful week!
A hui hou!

Saturday, May 29, 2010

Mahalo for your help and Saturday Paddle

Aloha Kakahiaka!
First off...Mahalo to Uncle Al, Ben, Becki, Butch, Darren, Kwan Ki, Lama, Larry, Tommy and Tyler for giving of your time to help the Lucero 'Ohana load up their moving van yesterday.
Secondly....the paddle start time has been pushed back till 11am for Saturday. *NEW PADDLERS....please be sure to print off and bring a
signed Hui waiver form with you.

Monday, May 24, 2010

Lucero 'Ohana needs your help and Paddle this weekend

Aloha Everyone,

The Hui will be helping load a moving van this coming Friday afternoon (5/28) at the Lucero's home beginning at 4:00 pm in preparation for their move to West Virginia. We are looking for a few more individuals to assist the Hui in this service. This should only take an hour or two of your time and these service hours will count towards your discounted 2010 membership fee's. Please bring your work gloves and any dollies you might have. Your KOKUA is greatly appreciated. If you need their address, please e-mail the Hui at

We will plan on paddling this weekend (weather permitting) same time...same place. :)


Wednesday, May 19, 2010

Kanikapila this Friday and Paddling on Saturday

Just a reminder...
Kanikapila will be this Friday evening at the Hawaiian Cultural Center. The Hui will have a table set up and we will be selling Laulau tickets and our 2010 Hui T-shirts. Laulau tickets will be available for a purchase price of
1 for $5.00 or 5 for $20.00. The pick-up date for the Laulau is June 5th from 10 am to noon at the Hawaiian Cultural Center.
Our 2010 Hui T-shirt will also be available for purchase while supplies last. The cost for the t-shirts are $12.00 each. Sizes and colors vary, with sizes ranging from Adult small to XXL.
Hui Members are encouraged to wear a Hui t-shirt to Kanikapila. Please let Darren know if you can help sell Laulau tickets/t-shirts that night. (e-mail
Paddle and Pot-luck this Saturday 9am to 2pm. Just a reminder...New paddlers need to bring a signed Hui Waiver form (available on our blog).
If you have any questions...feel free to e-mail the Hui at

Sunday, May 16, 2010

Pau Hana paddle on Monday after work - 5 pm till whenever at the GSL.

Wednesday, May 12, 2010

No Paddle this Saturday May 15th. Join us on the lake next Saturday.
*Reminder...the Hui is pre-selling Laulau tickets as part of our quarterly fundraiser. Laulau tickets are 1 for $5.00 or 5 for $20.00. Please see any Hui board member for tickets. Laulau pick-up date is June 5th, 10 am to noon at the Hawaiian Cultural Center.
A hui hou!

Wednesday, May 5, 2010

Paddle This Saturday

We will be paddling this Saturday, May 8th from 9 am to 1 pm. New Paddlers....Don't forget to bring your signed waiver form ( available on blog). The Hui will also have Hui t-shirts available for sale. There will be a Center clean-up this Tuesday, May 11th at the Hawaiian Cultural Center starting at 5 pm. Bring your gloves and outside gardening tools we will be cleaning inside and outside of the building. The Center clean-up will count towards your 2010 Hui membership service hours.
Mahalo and see you Saturday at the lake!