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Listen! Taste! Create! Kalo Story Time

June 17, 2023 @ 10:00 am - 10:30 am

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Celebrate the 2023 Summer Reading Challenge!

Join Ms. Jen the Kids Librarian for a sensory exploration of kalo, commonly known as taro.

  • Listen to a story about kalo and its connection to ʻohana (family)
  • Taste samples of Hawaiian kalo dishes, including poi and kūlolo
  • Create hand-print stamp art of your moʻokūʻauhau (genealogy)

This program is suitable for children and families.
Young children must be accompanied by a parent or adult caregiver.

Anyone who requires an auxiliary aid or service for effective communication, or a modification of policies or procedures to participate in a program, service, or activity should contact library staff as soon as possible. Advance requests 48 hours or more before the event are encouraged, but not required.

Mahalo nui to the Friends of the Libraries, Kona (F.O.L.K.) for sponsoring this program!


June 17, 2023
10:00 am - 10:30 am
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Jennifer Kau’i Young
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Hawaii – Kailua-Kona
75-138 Hualalai Rd
Kailua-Kona, HI 96740 United States
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