3/13/19 - Update on the ʻEwa-side perimeter garden beautification project
PROJECT BUDGET as of March 13, 2019
3/9/19 - Mahalo to the local Willamette University Alumni and Blue Zones Project Hawaiʻi for all their support today!
3/6/19 - Our community tool shed door has been replaced
3/5/19 - Big mahalo to the DPR for this morning's mulch delivery
2/24/19 - Volunteers still needed to make multi-language signs
2/21/19 - Please join us on March 9th
2/19/19 - Makiki nō ka ʻoi
2/12/19 - Did you lose a flashlight in the garden?
2/10/19 - Minor wind damage on the mauka side of the garden
2/5/19 - Ānuenue over the garden
1/12/19 - Mahalo to all the gardeners and volunteers who attended today's event
MORE PHOTOS from the Jan.12 Community Workday
1/12/19 - Mahalo to Blue Zones Project Hawaiʻi for all their support today!
1/8/19 - Please join us and Blue Zones Project Hawai'i on Saturday, January 12
12/28/18 - Mahalo to Wayne Sasaki for his years of service to the Community Recreational Gardening Program and DPR
12/11/18 - Mahalo to all those who attended our Holiday Potluck!
11/28/18 - Big mahalo to Biki for finally coming to Makiki!
11/17/18 - Mahalo to those who battled the rain and attended this month's cleanup
11/16/18 - The ʻŌlelo Hawaiʻi place name signs were relocated to our mauka garden
11/14/18 - Mahalo to everyone who attended our November meeting
11/12/18 - Our Crown Flower (Puakalaunu) trees are attracting an incredible number of caterpillars and butterflies
10/29/18 - Mahalo to the DPR and Makiki District Park for installing these cemented posts to protect our water hose bibs
10/27/18 - Mahalo to a fellow gardener for this Native Plants informational flyer
10/14/18 - Congrats again to our October Good Gardener of the Month!
10/13/18 - Mahalo to everyone who attended this month's cleanup
10/11/18 - Butterfly birthing in the garden
10/3/18 - Our newly installed ʻŌlelo Hawaiʻi place name signs have to be removed :(
10/2/18 - Please do not disturb the insect traps along the ʻEwa side of the garden
10/1/18 - Mahalo for these beautiful photos by Raylene Peters
9/30/18 - Mahalo to Mr.Yim who built a beautiful new garden box this weekend
9/29/18 - Streams that historically flowed through the ahupuaʻa of Makiki
NOTE: These signs honor traditional ʻŌlelo Hawaiʻi place names and protect our water hose bibs from vehicles in the parking lot.
9/28/18 - Our first ʻĀkia plant has flowered too!
9/27/18 - The tiny flowers of the ʻukiʻuki are also in bloom!
9/25/18 - Our new Pualoalo are blooming beautifully
9/24/18 - Japanese language sign installed on the Makiki St. guardrail
NOTE: More volunteers are needed to create additional multi-language signs.
9/18/18 - Nino and family tending to their garden plot
9/17/18 - Some new garden signage
9/16/18 - Mahalo to Hui Kū Maoli Ola plant nursery in Heʻeia for delivering a variety of Native Hawaiian plants to our garden
9/15/18 - Mahalo to all the gardeners and volunteers who attended today's event
MORE PHOTOS from the Sept.15 Community Workday
9/15/18 - Mahalo to Blue Zones Project Hawaiʻi for all their support today!
9/14/18 - Mahalo Pauline for representing our garden so well!
9/11/18 - Mahalo to those who attended tonight's meeting, despite the incoming storm
9/4/18 - Please join us and Blue Zones Project on Saturday, September 15
9/3/18 - To represent the diversity of our garden, multi-language signs are being installed on the Makiki St. guardrail
NOTE: One gardener is currently working on the Japanese sign, and volunteers are still needed for additional languages.
9/1/18 - Be aware of the potential hazards of the duranta erecta flowering shrub
8/30/18 - This tree and the Makiki District Park are thankful to our garden for instituting the new rubbish rule
8/28/18 - Exceptions to "Section VI. Part G: Plant height limits" in the MCGA rules
8/22/18 - Please prepare your garden for the incoming hurricane. Make sure to secure personal items and anything susceptible to strong winds and heavy rains.
8/16/18 - Beautiful evening sky above the Makiki Community Garden
7/22/18 - Look who made the Honolulu Star-Advertiser!
7/17/18 - Mr.Yim is always helping others and beautifying our garden
7/11/18 - Mahalo to the DPR for fixing one of our leaking pipes, now hopefully they fix the other leaking pipes soon
7/10/18 - Mahalo for the great turnout at our July monthly meeting
7/3/18 - Collecting dues at our July meeting
6/21/18 - Mahalo to a fellow gardener who painted this informative sign in order to conserve water in the garden
6/20/18 - As discussed at our last meeting, be aware of the Stinging Nettle Caterpillar
University of Hawaiʻi at Mānoa, College of Tropical Agriculture and Human Resources (CTAHR)
6/19/18 - Mahalo to everyone who attended this month's Saturday cleanup
6/12/18 - Mahalo to everyone for a productive and fun monthly meeting
5/21/18 - Mahalo to one of our longtime gardeners who donated funds to have two new garden plot fences built in A-Row
5/19/18 - Mahalo again to UH Mānoa student Kaitlin Chan for installing her art project for gardener Bob Morimoto
5/19/18 - Congratulations to Soonjung, our Good Gardener of the Month for May
5/12/18 - Mahalo to everyone who attended this month's Saturday cleanup
5/8/18 - Rule change to "Section VI. Part B: Trash, Rubbish and Storage" and Map
4/28/18 - Mahalo to UH Mānoa student Kaitlin Chan for working on her utilitarian art project with gardener Bob Morimoto
4/14/18 - Mahalo to everyone who battled the rain and attended this month's cleanup
4/10/18 - Mahalo to everyone who attended this month's meeting
4/9/18 - A friendly reminder of our new rubbish policy for no dumping at the tree
2/23/18 - Mahalo for these beautiful photos by Elijah Abramo
2/11/18 - Mahalo for these amazing shots by Carl Laugerbaum
Carl is a drone hobbyist who will soon have FAA Part 107 certification and be available for commercial operations.
2/10/18 - Unfortunately, the Makiki District Park and DPR demanded we remove all signage attached to trees around the garden
1/13/18 - Mahalo to all the gardeners who attended this month's cleanup day
1/8/18 - New sign installed on the Makiki Street side of the garden
12/12/17 - Our December Holiday potluck party was a great time!
11/18/17 - Chelsea’s flowers she grew herself in her Makiki Garden plot!
11/12/17 - Mr. Yim's sanctuary
11/8/17 - Sun setting over Makiki Community Garden
11/8/17 - Colorful plants and flowers growing in the garden
11/4/17 - New gardener Soonjung
10/28/17 - Alvina and grandson at the garden
10/14/17 - Photo collage from Saturday's cleanup
10/10/17 - This evening's October meeting door prize winner!
10/9/17 - A beautiful, low-maintenance and sustainable pathway solution taught by seasoned gardener Raymond K. utilizing our City & County mulch pile
10/3/17 - Rainbows over the garden
9/28/17 - Kitty relaxing in the evening on Makiki Street side of the garden
9/26/17 - Time-lapse video of monarch butterfly birthing in garden
9/23/17 - Mother and daughter gardening team
9/21/17 - Check out Mr. Yim's beautiful new fence by the park restrooms
9/20/17 - New signs have been installed at the waste sorting area tree
9/16/17 - Mahalo to all the gardeners who attended today's cleanup
9/13/2017 - Mr. Yim and Josh W. by the Makiki St. guardrail
9/13/2017 - Applications officer and president
9/7/2017 - Pōhaku planted at each water faucet
9/4/2017 - Two gardeners chatting on the tree trunk stools
9/3/2017 - Ariel photograph by Clark Little
9/1/2017 - Fellow gardeners putting the finishing touches on the guardrail
8/28/2017 - St. Clement's Preschool children visit the gardens
8/15/2017 - Perimeter gardens are cared for by volunteer gardeners
8/4/2017 - Mayor Caldwell's thank you letter for guardrail
7/23/2017 - Makiki Street guardrail is complete
7/21/2017 - A variety of butterflies in the garden
12/21/2016 - Walking between Row E and Row D