Grinnell-in-Hawaii Summer Picnic

Craig Kugisaki '73, Martha Wacker '73, professor of religious studies Henry Rietz '89, senior associate director of admission Sarah White, and the Office of Development and Alumni Relations invite all members of the Grinnell community and their families to the Grinnell-in-Hawaii summer picnic. See old friends, make new ones, and give a special welcome to the just-graduated class of 2019 and the entering class of 2023.

Grinnell Summer Picnic
11 a.m.–1 p.m. Sunday, July 21
Makiki District Park
Honolulu, HI 96822

Please register with the Office of Development and Alumni Relations online or by phone at 866-850-1846 by Sunday, July 14.

Potluck instructions

Please bring pupus, finger foods, or a salad to share. As hosts, Craig, Martha, Henry, and Sarah will provide beverages, desserts, plates, cups, napkins, and ice.

Please bring lawn chairs, mats, and blankets to sit on.

In case of inclement weather, check the Grinnell-in-Hawaii picnic event page on Contact Martha or Craig at 808-396-0519 with any questions.


Makiki Park is bordered by Wilder, Keeaumoku, and Makiki streets in Makiki. There are two parking lots, one off Makiki Street and one off Keeaumoku Street. We will be meeting under the tree close to Makiki Street.

From the east

Driving west on H-1 Freeway, take the Wilder Street exit. Continue on Wilder past Punahou School on your right. The park will be two blocks up on the left.

From the west

Driving east on H-1, take Punahou Street exit. Turn left on Wilder and proceed two blocks to the park.

We look forward to seeing you!

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Sunday July 21
11:00 AM - 1:00 PM
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