Events

Jul
13
Mon
Return to the Wild: Update on the ‘Alalā Reintroduction Efforts @ Lyman Museum
Jul 13 @ 7:00 pm – 8:30 pm
‘Alalā released in 2017 to the Pu‘u Maka‘ala Natural Area Reserve. Photo courtesy San Diego Zoo Global

‘Alalā released in 2017 to the Pu‘u Maka‘ala Natural Area Reserve. Photo courtesy San Diego Zoo Global

Evening Presentation:

Through intensive conservation efforts, ‘Alalā—the endemic and endangered Hawaiian crow once considered to be extinct in the wild—have been reintroduced into native Hawaiian forests.  These conservation efforts are ongoing and plans are under way for the next reintroduction!  Rachel Kingsley, Education and Outreach Associate for The ‘Alalā Project, returns to the Museum to provide information about this unique species, an update on the birds that have been reintroduced, and plans for future reintroduction initiatives.  Join us to learn more about this highly intelligent crow species, integral to native Hawaiian ecosystems and culture, on your choice of two occasions:  Monday evening, July 13, or the following afternoon, July 14.  

Admission to these wonderful programs is free to Museum members, and $3.00 for nonmembers.  Owing to COVID-19 safety restrictions, masks must be worn and physical distancing observedSeating is limited to 30; first come, first seated.  ON MONDAY EVENINGS ONLY, additional parking is available next door at Hilo Union School, Kapiolani St. entrance; park, then walk through our green gate in the rock wall.

On Monday evenings, doors open at 6:30PM.  E komo mai! 

Please support the Museum by becoming a member, and enjoy all Saigo Series programs, all year round, at no charge!

Jul
14
Tue
Return to the Wild: Update on the ‘Alalā Reintroduction Efforts @ Lyman Museum
Jul 14 @ 3:00 pm – 4:30 pm
‘Alalā released in 2017 to the Pu‘u Maka‘ala Natural Area Reserve. Photo courtesy San Diego Zoo Global

‘Alalā released in 2017 to the Pu‘u Maka‘ala Natural Area Reserve. Photo courtesy San Diego Zoo Global

Matinée Presentation:

Through intensive conservation efforts, ‘Alalā—the endemic and endangered Hawaiian crow once considered to be extinct in the wild—have been reintroduced into native Hawaiian forests.  These conservation efforts are ongoing and plans are under way for the next reintroduction!  Rachel Kingsley, Education and Outreach Associate for The ‘Alalā Project, returns to the Museum to provide information about this unique species, an update on the birds that have been reintroduced, and plans for future reintroduction initiatives.  Join us to learn more about this highly intelligent crow species, integral to native Hawaiian ecosystems and culture, on your choice of two occasions:  Monday evening, July 13, or the following afternoon, July 14.  

Admission to these wonderful programs is free to Museum members, and $3.00 for nonmembers.  Owing to COVID-19 safety restrictions, masks must be worn and physical distancing observedSeating is limited to 30; first come, first seated.  ON MONDAY EVENINGS ONLY, additional parking is available next door at Hilo Union School, Kapiolani St. entrance; park, then walk through our green gate in the rock wall.

On Monday evenings, doors open at 6:30PM.  E komo mai! 

Please support the Museum by becoming a member, and enjoy all Saigo Series programs, all year round, at no charge!

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