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SEW A LEI FOR MEMORIAL DAY AT
(Tues., May 15, 2012)—Bring your lunch to Honolulu Hale Courtyard on Friday, May 25, to enjoy the music of the Royal Hawaiian Band Glee Club and sew lei for the upcoming Mayor's Memorial Day Ceremony. The lei sewing festivities will be from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m.
Every year more than 50,000 fresh flower lei are needed to be placed on each veteran's grave marker at Punchbowl and other cemeteries on
Those who cannot attend the sewing event can drop off lei on Friday, May 25, at designated community parks (9 a.m. to 1 p.m.) and fire stations (6:30 a.m. to noon), the Parks Permit Office in the
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Contact: Mayor Office of Culture and the Arts at (808) 768-6622.
Department of Parks and Recreation at (808) 768-3002.