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Kalani Community Arts

Up to 50 classes and events open to the public

Special Events Engaging community events

Classes Yoga and special interest classes for all levels

Faculty Diverse and insightful faculty members

Hawaii Yoga Festival A week-long celebration of yoga in paradise

Upcoming Activities

A Walk-Through of Patanjali’s Eight Limbs of Yoga with Tom Mendola

A Walk-Through of Patanjali’s Eight Limbs of Yoga with Tom Mendola

Explore the purpose and promise of the Yoga method through Patanjali’s Eight Limbs of Yoga. We’ll examine each one individually to determine how it applies the wisdom of the past to the needs of the present day and evaluate how they all fit together into the bigger picture of enlightenment. An asana sequence will be […]

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Reiki Master Workshop with Daniel Tallant & Kelley Rasch

Reiki Master Workshop with Daniel Tallant & Kelley Rasch

Reiki is a Japanese technique for stress reduction and relaxation that also promotes healing. Reiki is the laying on of hands that channels universal life force energy to aid in balancing the subtle energies within our bodies. Reiki addresses physical, emotional, mental as well as spiritual imbalances. Participants will be attuned to the Master practitioner/teacher […]

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Kalani Permaculture Series: Value Added Products from the Hive with Jen Rasmussen

Kalani Permaculture Series: Value Added Products from the Hive with Jen Rasmussen

Honeybees build their hives by making wax combs made of hexagonal cells to store their brood, honey, pollen, and nectar in.  Honey, pollen, nectar, propolis, and beeswax  are harvested during hive maintenance.  These products may be used to create many other useful and delicious creations. If you would like to make your own candles, salves, […]

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Ecstatic Dance with DJ Diamond Essence

Ecstatic Dance with DJ Diamond Essence

Kalani Ecstatic Dance is a conscious, non-verbal celebration of life and movement in our open-air, oceanfront space. Join us each week for a community dance experience, Sunday morning “spirit time,” and focused, compassionate presenters. Kalani Ecstatic Dance is for adults age 18 and older. If you’d like to join us for lunch at Kalani, meal […]

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Open Mic June 2017

Open Mic June 2017

Kalani is excited to host our monthly Open Mic, a great place to share live music, readings, and performances. Hear new and old musical favorites, listen to stories and poetic verse, and be entertained by the extraordinary talent in our community. We ask performers to sign up at the entrance and perform one song/piece only […]

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Active Meditation: A Way to Re~Focus Your Life with Shola Ricco

Active Meditation: A Way to Re~Focus Your Life with Shola Ricco

Meditation is a beautiful way to stay grounded and achieve the skills needed to live in the now. It also has a positive effect on your health, sleep, longevity, creativity and happiness. Meditating in a group and sharing the silence creates connections and cultivates community. Active Meditation is a style that advocates movement followed by […]

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Ecstatic Dance with DJ Uplifter

Ecstatic Dance with DJ Uplifter

Kalani Ecstatic Dance is a conscious, non-verbal celebration of life and movement in our open-air, oceanfront space. Join us each week for a community dance experience, Sunday morning “spirit time,” and focused, compassionate presenters. Kalani Ecstatic Dance is for adults age 18 and older. If you’d like to join us for lunch at Kalani, meal […]

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Full Moon Drum & Dance with Nani Ka Ala

Full Moon Drum & Dance with Nani Ka Ala

For thousands of years drum and dance has been used for healing and expansion. Join us for a Full moon Kasha in which we dance to ancient rhythms with the intention of burning blocks away and expansion with rhythm and dance into our greater selves! Nani Ka Ala (The Beauty Path) is a drum ensemble […]

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adventures in heart centered shamanism with stewart blackburn

adventures in heart centered shamanism with stewart blackburn

Changing Worn-out Beliefs. Our beliefs are like our operating program or blueprint for our lives. Some beliefs that we have had for a long time no longer really work for us and they need to be changed. Getting to these beliefs is often the most challenging part of this process. In this class we will […]

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Kalani Permaculture Series: Top Bar Hive Building Workshop with John Lair & Jen Rasmussen

Kalani Permaculture Series: Top Bar Hive Building Workshop with John Lair & Jen Rasmussen

Top bar hives have been growing more popular over the last several years because they are a more affordable and simple hive design that can be built at home and maintained sustainability without the use of chemicals or treatments.  More farmers and backyard beekeepers are taking an interest in top bar hives.  At Paradise Nectar […]

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Open Mic July 2017

Open Mic July 2017

Kalani is excited to host our monthly Open Mic, a great place to share live music, readings, and performances. Hear new and old musical favorites, listen to stories and poetic verse, and be entertained by the extraordinary talent in our community. We ask performers to sign up at the entrance and perform one song/piece only […]

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Free, Confidential HIV / HEP C Testing provided by Hawaii Island HIV/AIDS Foundation

Free, Confidential HIV / HEP C Testing provided by Hawaii Island HIV/AIDS Foundation

A representative from the Hawaii Island HIV/AIDS Foundation provides free confidential HIV & HEP C testing every third Friday of the month at Kalani from 1pm-3pm. HIHAF is a nonprofit organization dedicated to building  a healthier, stronger community with an emphasis on HIV and related health issues. Location: Kalani. 12-6860 Kalapana Kapoho Road, Pahoa, HI […]

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Reiki I & II Energy Healing Workshop with Daniel Tallant & Kelley Rasch

Reiki I & II Energy Healing Workshop with Daniel Tallant & Kelley Rasch

Reiki is a Japanese technique for stress reduction and relaxation that also promotes healing.  Reiki is the laying on of hands that channels universal life force energy to aid in balancing the subtle energies within our bodies.  Reiki addresses physical, emotional, mental as well as spiritual imbalances. Participants will learn about the history of Reiki, […]

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Inner Dance with Petronila Tabudlo Blank

Inner Dance with Petronila Tabudlo Blank

Using music set to brain wave frequencies, Petronila will guide you into an expanded state of consciousness. Be a witness to the stories you hold within you. Unlock stuck emotions, energies, misguided beliefs. See and feel your Magnificent Self. Gain Clarity and Insights yet to be explored. Petronila Tabudlo Blank is originally from Hawai’i. She […]

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Community Arts Faculty

Listed in alphabetical order by last name
Banka

Banka

Alexis Cox

Alexis Cox

Kimberly Dark

Kimberly Dark

Dennis Dehler

Dennis Dehler

Will Donnelly

Will Donnelly

Ellen Einhorn

Ellen Einhorn

Daina Fawn

Daina Fawn

Crystal Galleher

Crystal Galleher

Marcia Galleher

Marcia Galleher

Maura Starr Garland

Maura Starr Garland

Jessica Sevapreet Hesser

Jessica Sevapreet Hesser

Amma Hicks

Amma Hicks

Marika Ripke

Marika Ripke

Jared Sam

Jared Sam

Timothy Schirmang

Timothy Schirmang

Maxwell Starkhouse

Maxwell Starkhouse

Chris Sterling

Chris Sterling