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    SMPS Hawaii holds an event each month alternating between Lunch programs and casual Lunch+Learns. Our Lunch Programs are held at the Plaza Club and educational Lunch+Learns (bring your own lunch) are held at AIA Honolulu. We offer AIA Continuing Education credits for many of our events. 

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    SMPS Hawaii Site Tour October 2018

    October 31, 2018
    11:45 AM HST to 1:00 PM HST
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    Lau Hala Shops
    573 Kailua Rd
    Kailua, HI 96734


    $0.00 SMPS Member Ticket

    $25.00 Non-Member Ticket

    Please join us for the following Site Tour

    Lau Hala Shops 

    Join us for an exclusive tour of the new Lau Hala Shops in Kailua, an adaptive re-use of a historic modernist building. Inspired by bold midcentury modern elements and designed to enhance the pedestrian experience around the core of Kailua, the two-story center in the heart of Kailua will total 48,400 square feet. The center includes 10 leasable spaces ranging in size from 800 to 20,000 square feet that are designed to accommodate indoor/patio restaurants, and small and mid-sized retailers.

    Led by Project Architect and Senior Associate,  Nathan Saint Clare, AIA, of AHL (Architects Hawaii Ltd.), the Lau Hala Shops tour will share the story behind the design details, and historic and cultural influence.

    Limited space is available.  No walk-ins. 

    Meet promptly at 11:45 AM at the main public entrance.  Free parking is available on-site.

    Personal protective equipment is not needed. Halloween costumes are encouraged.


    Rendering courtesy of AHL and A&B

    Lunch will not be provided. 

    **Cancellation/No-Show Policy:  If you are unable to attend, you may 1) transfer your ticket to another member of your firm or 2) notify SMPS Hawaii 48 hours prior to the event so we can refund you.  NO REFUNDS will be issued after the event has taken place.

    Please contact for any cancellation/transfer requests.


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