Imiloa, Hilo Attractions | April 21, 2017
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April 21, 2017

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Maunakea Skies Talk 2017

Time: 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Cost: $10 ($8 for members)
Location: 'Imiloa Planetarium


Learn about the Hawaiian night sky at our monthly Maunakea Skies talk where astronomers from the Maunakea observatories speak about their recent discoveries and the science behind them.

January 20            Canada France Hawaii Telescope
February 17            Gemini Observatory
March 17                    HI-Seas
April 21                        Keck Observatory
May 19                     Very Long Baseline Array (VLBA)
June 16                        Subaru Telescope
July 21                    Institute for Astronomy UH 2.2 Meter
August 18                 PISCES
September 15            Submillimetre Array (SMA)
October 20                   University of Hawaii at Hilo
November 17            UKIRT
December 15             Thirty Meter Telescope
Each program begins at 7:00pm, with all program ticketing at $10 for general admission; $8 for UHH/HawCC Student, Kupuna, Individual, Dual, and Family Members; $6 for Patron Members; Free for Silver, Gold, and Corporate Members. Show dates and schedule is subject to change.
Tickets may be pre-purchased at the ‘Imiloa front desk or by phone, using or by calling (808) 932-8901 during regular business hours.  Tickets are non-refundable.

Merrie Monarch Cultural Enrichment Programs

Cost: Presale: $10, $8 for members. Day-of tickets: $15 (limited supply)
Location: 'Imiloa Astronomy Center

In celebration of the 54th Annual Merrie Monarch Festival, 'Imiloa is hosting three days of cultural enrichment programming, Wednesday, April 19 through Friday, April 21. Join us at 'Imiloa and immerse yourself in the beautiful stories delivered through the art of hula, serenade your senses with live music. Discover traditions of oral stories in an Oli Workshop and so much more! 

Pre-sale tickets available on Tues. April 4 at 9:00am!
Pre-sale tickets are $10, $8 for 'Imiloa members. Day-of tickets (limited supply) are $15.

To purchase tickets visit 'Imiloa's front desk, or purchase over the phone at 808-932-8901. 

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Wednesday, April 19:

10am - 11:30am
Oil Workshop by: 
Mehanaokalā Hind

1pm - 2:30pm
Film Screening: Nā Hulu Lehua
Presented by: Mehanaokalā Hind


Thursday, April 20:

10am - 11:30am
Musical Performance by:
Lito Arkangel

1pm - 2:30pm
Hula Performance by:
Hālau o Kekuhi


Friday, April 21:

10am - 11:30am
He leo aloha: A presentation on language and story in the Kealopiko design process

1pm - 2:30pm
Musical Performance by:
Grammy Award Winner Kalani Pe'a

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