tue26mar7:00 pmAfter Dark in the Park - March 26, 2024Emma Ka‘ilikapuolono Nakuina, Extraordinary Woman of Hawai'i7:00 pm(GMT-10:00) Kīlauea Visitor Center Auditorium


March 26, 2024 7:00 pm(GMT-10:00)


Kīlauea Visitor Center Auditorium

Other Events

Event Details

Emma Ka‘ilikapuolono Nakuina, Extraordinary Woman of Hawai’i

Emma Metcalf Beckley Nakuina was many things:  Museum Curator under Kalakaua, author, and Commissioner of Water Rights under the Territorial government. Born in 1847, throughout her long and remarkable life, her work and her writing illuminated Hawaiian culture from a Hawaiian point of view. Join Park librarian, Martha Janet Hoverson as she takes us through some of the highlights in the life of one of the most influential women in Hawaiian history.

When: March 26 at 7:00 p.m. Doors open at 6:30 p.m.

Where: Kīlauea Visitor Center auditorium

Part of Hawai‘i Volcanoes National Park’s ongoing After Dark in the Park series of programs.

Event is free, however your suggested $2.00 donation helps support park programs. Park entrance fees apply.

For information, call (808) 985-6011.

Program co-sponsored by Friends of Hawaiʻi Volcanoes National Park.