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Akakū hosts three 10-week Salon Seasons in Spring, Summer, and Fall during which speakers are scheduled every Thursday evening from 6:00 pm-7:30 pm. Many of the Salons include film segments or slide presentations that are recorded for broadcast later to air on Akakū TV’s Channel 55, Sunday at 8:00 pm.

Admission is free, however, we have limited seating so if you would like to reserve a seat, please RSVP with the links below or call 808-871-5554.

If you have an idea for a Salon topic or wish to suggest a public speaker whom you think would be a good presenter, feel free to contact Jena Miller at 808-871-5554 ext. 232.

Akakū Upstairs Presents: Storytelling, Songwriting, & Performance with Karrie O’Neill

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March 12, 2020
Karrie O'Neill presents an Akakū Showcase of storytelling, songwriting, and musical performance

Akakū Upstairs Presents: Preventative Care Children’s Dentistry

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March 5, 2020
Dr. Cally Adams of Cally L. Adams, DDS. LLC presents, "Preventative Care Children's Dentistry"

Akakū Upstairs Presents: Shallow Water Blackout- Freediving & Spearfishing Safety

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February 27, 2020
Benjamin Zyon from Free Dive Hawaii presents, "Shallow Water Blackout: Freediving & Spearfishing Safety"

Akakū Upstairs Presents: Hotel Wailuku

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February 13, 2020
Jonathan Starr and Helen Nielsen present, "Hotel Wailuku: A new kamʻaina hotel for Wailuku Town"

Akakū Upstairs Presents: The Dance/Drama of the Ryukyuan Royal Court

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February 6, 2020
Cheryl Nakasone Sensei & Wendy Tamashiro of Jimpu Kai Maui present, “The Dance/Drama of the Ryukyuan Royal Court: Shuri-Style Kumiwudui” on Thursday, February 6, 2020 at 6PM.

Akakū Upstairs Presents: Pesticide Free Maui- No Panic, Let’s Go Organic!

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January 30, 2020
Autumn Ness with Beyond Pesticides Hawaii presents, "No Panic, Let's Go Organic!"

Akakū’s First Community Listening Post

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January 23, 2020
Join Akakū in a community discussion on how best we can serve through new initiatives.

Akakū Upstairs Presents: I.M.Power- Empowering Self & Others Through Self-Defense

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January 16, 2020
Presenter Tasha Ina Church with ElleLiveAction presents, "I.M.Power: Empowering Self & Others Through Self-Defense"

Akakū Upstairs Presents: Every Day Action for Everyday People

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January 9, 2020
Presenter Nicole Huguenin of the "Dream Together Crew" will discuss how simple daily actions can help your community.

Akakū Upstairs: Living Well with Type 1 Diabetes and the Families Who Support Them

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Living Well with Type 1 Diabetes and the Families Who Support Them  Lucia Maya was diagnosed with type 1 diabetes at age 12. She’s been living with T1D for 43 years and is very healthy.