2nd WCC Autumn Festival features Bon Dance
Saturday, September 14, 2013 4–9pmWindward Community College
Mktg & Public Rel Dir, Chancellor's Office
Dorene Niibu, 235-7402
Executive Secretary to the Chancellor, Chancellor's office
Back by popular demand, Windward Community College will host an Autumn Festival featuring a Bon Dance and other activities on Saturday, September 14 from 4 to 9 p.m. The Bon Dance will take place on the mall at the entrance to the new Hale La‘akea Library Learning Commons, with ample parking nearby. The event kicks off at 4 p.m. with Bon Dance lessons for novices and a variety of activities on campus that include tours to the Medicinal Bioprocessing Garden, art exhibition at Gallery ‘Iolani and self-guided tours of WCCʻs award-winning library.
Autumn Festival featuring Bon Dance at WCC event schedule:
4 p.m. Activities
Bon Dance lessons and history
Tours of Botany Professor Inge White’s Medicinal Bioprocessing Garden and the Library Learning Commons
4–7 p.m. Gallery ‘Iolani open for viewing Crossing Cultures: The Art of Manga in Hawai‘i
5 p.m. Food booths open
Food booths open: Saimin, Teri burgers & Teri chicken, shoyu plates, baked goods, andagi (Okinawan donuts) and shave ice.
6–9 p.m. Bon Dancing
Featuring: Kaneohe Sukiyaki Bon Dance Group, Young Okinawans of Hawai'i (live music), and YOH Shishi Mai (Lion Dance).
Additional cultural dancing: Hawaiian and Scottish dancing presentations
For more information, contact Dorene Niibu at 235-7402 or email firstname.lastname@example.org.