Peace Day celebrations around Kaua‘i

  • Dennis Fujimoto/The Garden Island

    Tiffany Gampong checks the editing screen during personality exchanges for peace, Monday at the opening of the West Kaua‘i Distance Learning facility at the Storybook Theatre.

  • Dennis Fujimoto/The Garden Island

    Tiffany Gampong gets help from Mark Jeffers in framing the creation of tsuru, Monday during the Peace Day expressions done at the opening of the West Kaua‘i Distance Learning Center in the Storybook Theatre.

  • Dennis Fujimoto/The Garden Island

    Dr. Robert Zelchovsky rolls tape while Jim Jung relays the saga of Sadako Sasaki, Monday during the opening of the West Kaua‘i Distance Learning facility at the Storybook Theatre.

  • Dennis Fujimoto/The Garden Island

    St. Catherine School principal Mary Ann Bode, Father Anthony Rapozo, students Shania Rosa, Ashlynn Souza, Bodhi Czarske, Gabriel Kelley, Father William Tulua, Carol Aki, Kevin Clark, former mayor Bernard Carvalho Jr. Geri Guino, and Terri Mansfield celebrate the planting of a Peace Pole at the St. Catherine School, Monday.

  • Dennis Fujimoto/The Garden Island

    Father Anthony Rapozo gets help from St. Catherine School student Gabriel Kelley in blessing the Peace Pole, Monday as Rev. William Tulua, Carol Aki and former Mayor Bernard Carvalho Jr. watch.

  • Dennis Fujimoto/The Garden Island

    Former mayor Bernard Carvalho Jr., representing the Community, inserts peace prayers into the 8-foot Peace Pole, Monday as Kevin Clark and Terri Mansfield help during the blessing of the Peace Pole installed at the St. Catherine School.

  • Dennis Fujimoto/The Garden Island

    Emilia Knudsen takes her turn sounding the historic Kaua‘i Soto Zen Temple’s bell, Monday during the Peace Day observance.

  • Dennis Fujimoto/The Garden Island

    Gerald Hirata of the Kaua‘i Soto Zen Temple sounds the temple’s kansho against the backdrop of Peace Day flags donated to the church by Jim Jung, Monday.

Former mayor Bernard Carvalho Jr. represented the Community, Monday during the blessing of the Peace Pole done in observing Peace Day at the St. Catherine School.

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