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Hale Pai
Pacific American-News Journal

Kepakemapa - September 1996 Volume 2 Issue 9

 CONTINUING THE GRAND TRADITION

Saturday, November 30, 1996, will see a grand event take place at the Sheraton Palace Hotel in San Francisco - THE HOLOKU BALL. The gala event will flow through three rooms, the Grand Ballroom, the Gold Room and the Regency Room.

The affair will be black-tie optional. As with the Honolulu event, the ladies will participate in the Holoku parade, modeling their beautiful holokus. The Ball will include hors d'oeuvres and no-host cocktails, music and entertainment, a raffle and a silent auction, dinner in the Grand Ballroom and dancing.

Attendees will also have a chance to visit the Makeke or market of vendors selling authentic Polynesian crafts.

The event will benefit Polynesia, Polynesia!, a non-profit group whose objective is to preserve and perpetuate cultures of the Polynesians through education and hands-on instruction. Tickets are $125.00 per person and may be purchased by calling (510) 376-7409 or writing to Polynesia, Polynesia!, P.O. Box 365, Fremont, CA 94537-0365.

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