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Saturday, May 24, 1997
1:00 PM—3:00 PM

Animal Origami

Craft Class Instructor: Ryoko Shibata

Make your own unique collection of paper animals by learning origami (folded paper) techniques with instructor Ryoko Shibata. Fun for the entire family. Members $5, non-members $9 includes Museum admission. Reservations required by May 21.

Sunday, May 18, 1997
1:00 PM—3:00 PM

Na Hana Lima No'eau - Skillful hand crafts

Family Activity

Featuring: Ainahau O Kaleiponi Hawaiian Civic Club Make a dolphin pendant, traditional kukui nut candle and other items, all from seeds. Members of Ainahau O Kaleponi teach participants how to make these unique Hawaiian seed crafts. Free with Museum admission. Reservations required by May 10.

In conjunction with the exhibition The Kona Coffee Story: Along the Hawai'i Belt Road
Sunday, May 18, 1997
2:00 PM—3:30 PM

Discovering Your Family Tree

Workshop instructor: Chester Hashizume. Become a family detective and discover those long-lost relatives. Learn how to create your own family tree, then find out how to enter your family tree in the Museum’s National Family Registry. Members $5, non-members $9 includes Museum admission. Reservations required.

Saturday, May 17, 1997
9:00 AM—12:00 PM

Becoming a Family Sleuth

Workshop for Kids ages 9-12

Kids—explore the excitement of uncovering hidden stories about your own family history! Learn to gather clues from old pictures, attic antiques, and life stories. This interactive workshop will provide hands-on training for children interested in doing oral history. This is the first in a series of two workshops (see June 14 description) and requires the completion of a homework assignment. Members $5, non-members $9 includes Museum admission. Reservations required.

Saturday, May 10, 1997
1:00 PM—3:00 PM

Mother's Day Origami Cards

Craft Class Instructor: Ryoko Shibata

Remind your mother how special she is by making her a personalized card for Mother’s Day. Ryoko Shibata teaches participants how to make origami (folded paper) cards that will be cherished for years to come. Members $5, non-members $9 includes Museum admission. Reservations required by May 7.

Sunday, April 27, 1997
2:00 PM—3:30 PM

Discovering Your Family Tree

Workshop instructor: Chester Hashizume. Become a family detective and discover those long-lost relatives. Learn how to create your own family tree, then find out how to enter your family tree in the Museum’s National Family Registry. Members $5, non-members $9 includes Museum admission. Reservations required.

 

 

 

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