VAC presentation on plant choices set for Thursday

What does it mean to Malama O Ka ‘Aina, to take care of the land, here in Hawaii?

What can we do to help restore some level of environmental integrity?


Learn the distinctions between native, Polynesian-introduced and invasive species. What we choose to plant in our own back yard has tremendous implications on the future of Hawaii.

Learn more during the presentation, “Caring for Hawaii: How to Make Wise Plant Choices.”

Join Jaya C. Dupuis, Keau‘ohana Project coordinator and president of Hawaii Environmental Restoration for this evening presentation at 6:30 p.m. Thursday at Volcano Art Center Niaulani Campus in Volcano. Visit for more information.


This evening is part of a once-a-month Thursday night series at the Volcano Art Center, focusing on art, Hawaiian culture and the environment. The series is intended to inspire, enhance your appreciation of art and life experience while fostering community connections.

This presentation is free, although a $5 donation to VAC is greatly appreciated.

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