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Visiting Lawai International Center

The center is open the second and the last Sunday of every month with tours at 10:00am, 12:00pm and 2:00pm, or by private appointment.

Dates Open in 2018: 5/13, 5/27, 6/10, 6/24, 7/15, 7/29, 8/12 (Pilgrimage see info below), 8/26, 9/9, 9/30, 10/14, 10/28, 11/11, 11/25, 12/9, 12/30 or by private appointments.

Wear comfortable walking shoes or footwear for this outdoor experience. Donations are accepted with gratitude. For tour reservations, call or text (808) 639-5952 or email

We are not easy to find. Please follow this detailed map.
Map to Lawai International Center

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Rare Tea Ceremony Event 5/26/18
Come and experience a day in the ancient tradition of Japanese Tea Ceremony in the Hall of Compassion at the Lawai International Center on Saturday,May 26, 2018 with a session at 10:30, 12:00pm, 1:30pm and 3:00pm. Soothing Japanese flute music opens each session and light refreshments will be served. Due to a limit of 25 per session, reservations are required. Suggested minimum donation $25. For reservations email, text or call 651-8893. CLICK HERE for more information.

Monthly Caring Days: On the first Saturday of every month from 9:00am to 1:00pm all are welcome to participate in the Community Caring Day where volunteers come together to nurture the grounds of the Center. Lunch is provided by the aunties of the Center. Tools are not necessary. CLICK Here for more information. Caring Days in 2018: 5/5, 6/2, 7/7, 8/4, 9/1, 10/6, 11/3, 12/1

Pilgrimage of Compassion 8/12/18: All are welcome to join the Pilgrimage of Compassion with Grandmaster Riley Lee on Sunday, August 12, 2018 from 1:00pm to 4:30pm and the program starts at 2:30pm. Ancient Japanese flute music, taiko drumming, bonsai exhibit, lei making, coconut weaving, bake sale, silent auction and cultural culinary demos and crafts. CLICK HERE for more information. Donations are appreciated with gratitude. Reservations are not necessary.

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