Poi-pounding workshop set

A workshop on poi pounding is scheduled for 4 p.m. Tuesday at Kauai Community College. Participants will learn how to use a pohaku ku‘i‘ai, or stone poi pounder.

It will be taught by Waimea native Joshua Fukino, a cultural practitioner who specializes in Hawaiian kalo varieties.

Cost is $5 for Kauai Historical Society members, $12 for nonmembers, and free for children under 12.

For tickets: www.kauaihistoricalsociety.org


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