Explore the World: Polynesia minus New Zealand Date & Time 8/08/2020 7:00 PM - 9:00 PM Categories Imported True Meetup Id 272168248 Venue Name Online Venue Address Online Venue City State Zip Cincinnati, OH Meetup Link Meetup Link Description Aloha! Join us for a night of the islands of Polynesia. Come learn the geography, history and customs of this spectacularly beautiful part of the world and it's people. What islands make up Polynesia?American SamoaCook IslandEaster IslandsFrench PolynesiaHawaiiNew Zealand (please omit as we will cover the Kiwi's separately w the Aussies.NiueNorfolk IslandsPitcairn IslandsSomoaTokeluaTongaTuvaluWallis and FotunaRotuma FIRST: For your creative side, but not required order or make a Polynesian dish and/or drink. Recipe ideas below. https://migrationology.com/polynesian-cultural-center-food/ https://blog.opentable.com/2015/get-freaky-with-tiki-11-tiki-cocktails-approved-by-the-polynesian-gods/ I did manage to find one Polynesia restaurant. Please share in comments if you know of others. https://www.pokehutusa.com/online-ordering SECOND: Select a topic about Polynesia to share It can be a famous person, something about the governments, geography or history, customs among the people of Polynesia, plants or animals native to the islands, photos from a vacation, a favorite tourist spot, or a show or book about Polynesia. Your presentation doesn't have to be long (2-5 minutes) or well prepared, but you will have the ability to share your screen if you have photos, slides or anything you want to share but it is not necessary. Please add what you are sharing if you know so we don't have doubles. Looking forward to seeing you. Aloha Famous people: https://www.google.com/search?q=famous+polynesians&rlz=1C1CHBF_enUS880US881&oq=famous+polynes&aqs=chrome.0.0j69i57j0l6.15348j0j7&sourceid=chrome&ie=UTF-8 Customs"https://www.britannica.com/place/Polynesia Books:https://www.google.com/search?q=books+about+polynesia&rlz=1C1CHBF_enUS880US881&oq=books+about+polyne&aqs=chrome.0.0l3j69i57j0l4.3487j0j7&sourceid=chrome&ie=UTF-8 History:https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Polynesia#:~:text=Tracing%20Polynesian%20languages%20places%20their,Taiwan%20into%20Island%20Southeast%20Asia. Easter Island Statues:https://www.google.com/search?q=easter+island+statues&rlz=1C1CHBF_enUS880US881&oq=easter+islan&aqs=chrome.5.0j46j0j69i57j0l3j46.5467j0j7&sourceid=chrome&ie=UTF-8 Explore one of the islands. Explore a Polynesian deity or religion To join us: You are invited to a Zoom meeting.When: Aug 8,[masked]:00 PM Eastern Time (US and Canada) Register in advance for this meeting:https://us02web.zoom.us/meeting/register/tZAvde6pqD8jGtzmXFLjFSkSEkI4vbxj10OF After registering, you will receive a confirmation email containing information about joining the meeting.