Lion King Cast Members Dazzle Students, LAPA

Photo of Lanai students and Lion king cast members.

By Matt Glickstein On February 24th, three cast members from “The Lion King” musical—Andrew Gorell (Zazu), Selena Moshell (ensemble), and Thembelihle Cele (ensemble)—flew to Lanai to work with 4th and 5th grade students from Lanai High and Elementary School (LHES) and the Lanai Academy of Performing Arts (LAPA). Kepa Maly, Senior Vice President of Culture […]

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Bull’s Eye! Lanai Archery Tournament Raises $4,000

Photo of Lanai residents holding large donation check.

Lanai’s 3rd Annual “Shoot for Youth 2014 3D Archery Tournament” hit the bull’s eye by raising $4,333 for the Lanai Youth Center and showcasing the archery skills of 75 participants at the Lanai Pine Sporting Clays on Feb. 14. The tournament wrapped up the evening with an awards ceremony, raffle prizes and potluck dinner at […]

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Community Meeting Transforms Dole Park into Walkable Exhibition

Photo of residents looking at boards at community meeting.

Several hundred Lanai residents attended a community meeting hosted by Pulama Lanai at Dole Park on Feb. 8, despite heavy rain. The gathering aimed to show residents initiatives under way or that will break ground the first half of 2014. Information was presented graphically on 12 large panels positioned so that residents could stroll around […]

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Aquaculture to Supply Fresh Produce to Lanai Residents

Graphic showing aquaponic cycle.

Sometime late this summer, Lanai residents may be enjoying the first crop of fresh, Lanai-grown vegetables and fish on their dinner tables. Work will soon begin to convert the former piggery in Palawai Basin into an aquaculture farm that will grow produce for consumption by island residents. Aquaponics and hydroponics will both be part of […]

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Lanai Theater Plans to Reopen in Late 2014

Rendering of new Lanai Theater.

For years, a poster for the film “Gone With the Wind” hung outside the Lanai Theater that seemed to tell the story of the theater itself and the movies that no longer play there. But, soon, the community will enjoy a sequel. Before Festive 2014, a fully restored Lanai Theater will reopen to the public […]

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