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Lei donations sought for Memorial Day

  • KAT WADE / MAY 2015

    About 1,500 Boy Scouts place flags and 38,000 leis on graves in the National Cemetery of the Pacific for memorial day on Sunday, May 24, 2015.

The city is asking for 38,000 fresh flower lei to place on the graves of veterans on Memorial Day.

The 67th Mayor’s Memorial Day Ceremony will be held on May 30 at 8:30 a.m. at the National Memorial Cemetery of the Pacific, where the lei will be placed on the graves.

The flower or ti leaf lei should measure 20 to 24 inches before tying, the city said.

Donations can be dropped off at the following locations on May 27:

City parks, 9 a.m. – 1 p.m.

Ala Wai Community Park

Kailua District Park

Kāne‘ohe District Park

Makiki District Park

Mākua Ali‘i Center

Waialua District Park

Wai‘anae District Park

Waiau District Park

Waimānalo District Park

Waipahu District Park

All city fire stations on O‘ahu, 8 a.m. – 6 p.m.

Offices

Kapolei Hale: Security Desk, first floor, 1000 Uluōhi‘a Street, 8 a.m. – 2 p.m.

Fasi Municipal Building: Parks Permit Section, first floor, 650 S. King Street, 8 a.m. – noon.

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