Detailed exhibit honoring history of Waimea opens in Honokaa

An opening celebration for a new exhibit on the history of Waimea will be 4:30 p.m. Thursday. The free event will feature refreshments and live music.
An exhibit honoring the history of Waimea launches this month at the North Hawaii Education and Research Center’s Heritage Center in Honokaa. The free exhibit will be on display for two years. Creating the exhibit were, from left to right, Dr. Momi Naughton, curator; graphic artist Marie Kinchla and University of Hawaii graduate student Nicole Garcia. (Photos by Jan Wizinowich/special to West Hawaii Today)

HONOKAA — Piecing together an exhibit on a place as unique as Waimea takes months to prepare.