Event Category: Blog

35th Annual Mochi Tsuki

posted by Brandi S. on February 06, 2019 in Blog

Hale Mahaolu Elua celebrated the Year of the Boar with its 35th Annual Mochi Tsuki and Chinese New Year. Hale Mahaolu Elua resident volunteers and staff began in the early morning; soaking and steaming mochi rice in preparation for the traditional pounding and forming by our seniors. The efforts of the mochi sale is...

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Hale Mahaolu Ewalu Dual Celebration

posted by Brandi S. on January 30, 2019 in Blog

Hale Mahaolu held a celebration today for its pre opening of Hale Mahaolu Ewalu Phase I affordable rental housing campus for seniors aged 62 and older in the Kulamalu Town Center. Initial residents will begin moving in on February 1st. The rental units at Ewalu Phase I are subsidized by project-based housing vouchers which...

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Hale Mahaolu Ewalu Phase I

posted by admin on August 29, 2018 in Blog

The development of Hale Mahaolu Ewalu Phase I, a senior rental housing complex, is under construction in the Kulamalu Community Center in Pukalani. Phase I will include a total of 38 affordable rental units (36 one-bedroom / one bath and two (2) two-bedroom / one bath), and one manager’s unit. There will also be...

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Annual May Day Celebration

posted by admin on August 29, 2018 in Blog

In Hawaii, a lei is a symbol of aloha and the aloha spirit. Celebrating the beauty of the lei and what it represents has become an island tradition and continues to be celebrated on the first day of May each year. Like many other organizations, schools, and communities, Hale Mahaolu also coordinates a May...

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Chinese New Year Celebration

posted by admin on August 29, 2018 in Blog

Hale Mahaolu Elua celebrated its 34th annual Mochi Tsuki & Chinese New Year’s event in February 2018.  In collaboration with the Elua Senior club, Elua staff and its residents traditionally prepare and sell over 800 pieces of mochi (plain, and peanut butter/chocolate).  All proceeds from this sale benefit the Elua Senior Club.  In addition...

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