‘Ike Hana No‘eau Programs
ʻIke Hana Noʻeau - "Experience the Skillful Work"
E komo mai...come join the island's practitioners as they share the arts and culture of Hawaiʻi.
Wednesday, March 27, 2019
Learn to create beautiful designs with traditional patterns using ‘ohe kāpala (bamboo stamps). Originally used to decorate clothing with deep symbolic meanings, we now use ‘ohe kāpala designs to tell stories on a variety of modern materials. Free!
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Wednesday, April 10, 2019
Hawaiians carved ki‘i (statues) to represent forces of nature, gods, guardians and the spirit world. Acclaimed artist James Kanani Kaulukukui, Jr. who has worked on the sacred site of Ke Kahua O Kaneiolouma Heiau on Kaua‘i, will share his expertise and the essential role of ki‘i in Hawaiian society.
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Special Merrie Monarch Festival Events
Tuesday, April 23, 2019
Ulana Niu - Weave coconut leaves to make simple and fun objects. Niu (coconut) is one of the most important and useful plants throughout the Pacific. Begin your journey of discovery with us and learn the secrets of the niu.
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Wednesday, April 24, 2019
Kōnane – This Hawaiian game resembles checkers and is played by two people. The goal is to maneuver your opponent into a position where he cannot jump any of your men on his next turn. Try your luck against highly skilled park rangers.
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Last updated: March 19, 2019