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Waiākea Kai Elementary School in the 1950's

"Stories Of Old Waiākea"

The story festival will take place on Sunday, May 18th, 2008 at Sangha Hall and will feature a dinner and program starting at 6 pm. Cost per ticket is $25.00 For more information, call the museum at (808) 935-0926.

The Sixth Annual Tsunami Story Festival will feature the lives of ten Waiākea residents, the stories of their growing up years, and how they fared in the tsunamis of 1946 and 1960. Those who grew up on that fabled peninsula of Waiākea, now referred to as Banyan Drive, reflect on this special place.


Historical Highlights

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