Ready, Set, Obon!
Are you ready for Obon? Join us as Rev. Junshin Miyazaki and Akiko Masuda team up to prepare you for Obon season.
Time: 1:30 - 3: 00 p.m.
Date: June 21, 2019
Place: Hakalau Jodo Mission
Topics to be covered include:
About our presentors:
Rev. Junshin Miyazaki, from Japan and the son of a Buddhist minister, has served as the Hakalau Jodo Mission’s minister since 2009. He also serves the Kurtistown Jodo Mission and is the resident minister of Hilo Meishoin. His knowledge of history provides context for our understanding of Buddhism and Obon.
Akiko Masuda, of Akiko’s Buddhist Bed and Breakfast and the President of Wailea Village Historic Preservation Community, is a dancer and great storyteller. She provides the leadership and “spark” for many activities within the Wailea-Hakalau community, including Senior Luncheons, Reviving Hakalau School, and Cemetery Stewardship…and bon dance!
Please contact Susan Forbes in advance if you are coming, firstname.lastname@example.org
Join us for Senior Luncheons at the Hakalau Jodo Mission:
Time: 10:30 a.m. - 12:30 p.m.
Dates: Thursday, May 23
Thursday, June 6
Friday, June 14
Thursday, June 27
Friday, July 12
Thursday, July 18
Thursday, July 25
Friday, August 9
Thursday, August 15
Friday, August 23
Lunch is free, however, if you want to make a donation to the Temple, there is a donation calabash. (Suggested donation is $8). Call Akiko Masuda (963-6422) at least 24 hours prior to the temple lunch with a head count.
Join us for Purna Yoga at the Hakalau Jodo Mission!
Instructor: Jennifer Weinert, CPYI, E-RYT 500
Time: 9:00 - 10:30 a.m.
Cost: $15 for walk-ins, $12 per session
paid by the month
Place: Hakalau Jodo Mission Social Hall
Please bring a mat, strap and block, if you have them.
Purna Yoga is for EVERY body!
Jennifer has been teaching for over 20 years and has the knowledge and experience to keep every body safe and also give the appropriate instructions so every body benefits from the practice. You will leave the class feeling better than when you arrived.
Join us for modest group practice* yoga at Akiko's Buddhist Bed and Breakfast:
Days: Mondays and Thursdays
Time: 6:15 - 7:30 p.m.
Cost: No charge
Leader: Brad Kurokawa
Place: Akiko's Buddhist Bed and Breakfast
Parking: Call first to arrange parking, 963-6422
Please bring a mat.
* No teaching
Join us for Hakalau Farmers Market at Hakalau Veteran's Park. Directions
Join our team to revive Hakalau School and create the Hakalau Learning Center!
We began cleaning up the grounds of Hakalau School in April 2015, and we continue every month on the second Sunday. Our vision is the creation of the Hakalau Learning Center.
Date: Second Sunday of the Month:
Time: 9:30 a.m. - Noon
Place: Hakalau School
ATTIRE: Come dressed, fully covered, gloves and hat.
BRING TOOLS: Weed whackers, rakes, lawn mowers, machetes, scythes, pruners, etc. Unload your tools at Hakalau School and then park at the Hakalau Park. Be ready to work!!!
ENJOY LUNCH! Please contact Akiko Masuda (963-6422 or email@example.com) in advance if you are coming. We need a head count for lunch. Luckana, Im, Ubon and Dao, our Thai angels, prepare extraordinary food, made with aloha and caring.
Join us in Cemetery Stewardship!
Our vision is legislation to protect graves of the immigrants – with cemeteries maintained by the community nearby. We clean 3 cemeteries
each month: O’okala, Honoka’a and Kukuihaele.
Contact Akiko Masuda in advance if you are coming. Akiko: 963-6422 or firstname.lastname@example.org
Times vary slightly month to month, depending on which cemetery needs more work Akiko will share this information with you.
Date: Fourth Sunday of the Month:
Time*: 10:45 a.m. Meet at O’okala, 30 Mile Marker.
11:00 a.m. pule
11:00 a.m. - 1:00 p.m. - O`okala
1:30 - 2:30 p.m. - Honoka`a
2:50 - 4:00 p.m. - Kukuihaele, with refreshment and fellowship to follow.
* A commitment to stay the entire time is requested.