The Lihu’e Hongwanji welcomed bon dance season earlier this month, with keiki and adults alike joining in the free festivities centered around the 500-yearold Japanese traditional folk dance. Guests also enjoyed ono food and keiki-friendly games. To learn more, visit lihuehongwanjimission.com.
Photos by Amanda C. Gregg
Christine Kashiwagi, Jason Thon, Kanani Kashiwagi and Dennis Esaki
Ben Brady and Dalson Cua
Natsumi Yand, Sophie Yamasato and Cheryl Ben-Brady
Joe Carillo, Joshua Nations, Kipukai Kuali‘i and Scott McFarland