Library To Host ‘Lei Of Love’ On Lili‘uokalani

Kapolei Library will share the legacy of Queen Lili’uokalani at 10:30 a.m. Oct. 12 with the special program, “He Lei, He Aloha, or This is a Lei of Love.”

The free event will be led by artist, educator and filmmaker Meleanna Aluli Meyer, who is a descendent of Emma Nawahi, Queen Lili’uokalani’s confidante.

It also will include community readings from the queen’s autobiography Hawaii’s Story by Hawaii’s Queen, a vignette inspired by the queen and a sing-along of her music.

The event is suitable for ages 12 and up. Those requiring sign language or other special accommodations should contact the library three weeks in advance.

Kapolei Library is located at 1020 Manawai St. For more information, call 693-7050.