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1. FREE Hula Classes at Ward Village
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Details: Learn the art of the hula every Thursday at the Ward Warehouse Amphitheater.
Classes are free and open to the public. 5-6pm: Beginners
6-7pm: Intermediate / Advanced Classes run through Thursday, December 8, 2016
Halau Aloha O Haili under the direction of Kumu Hula Germaine Haili. For more information contact Germaine at firstname.lastname@example.org.
2. The Sky Tonight Planetarium Show
Explore the current evening sky in Hawai‘i under the guidance of a planetarium presenter. You’ll get a star map (yours to take home!) to help find tonight’s constellations and planets.
30 min – J. Watumull Planetarium – No Late Seating
When: Every Morning at 11AM
Where: The Bishop Museum
1525 Bernice St, Honolulu, HI 96817
3. Once Upon a Story at The Children’s Discovery Center
Introduce your child to books and the love of reading at our fun and educational storytimes. Join us every Thursday from 10:30-11:00 in Lynne’s Library as we jump into a story and visit another time and place. Free with Center admission or Membership.
4. Behind the Scenes Tour at Waikiki Aquarium
Every Thursday, 3:00 p.m.
Learn what makes the Aquarium run, from fish food to quarantine, and many stops in between. Climb-up and peer into the backs of the exhibits. Visit the Coral Farm and the Jelly Hale, where sea jellies are raised. Minimum age 7 years; youngsters must be accompanied by an adult. Accessibility is limited. $16/adult, $10/child (Members receive a 40 percent discount).
5. PreSchool Storytime at Kaneohe Public Library 10:30AM
Pearl City Public Library, Story Time 9:30AM
Hawaii Kai Public Library, Story Time 10AM
Kahuku School & Public Library, Story Time 10AM
Waimanalo Public & School Library, Story Time 10:15AM
Hawaii Children’s Discovery Center, Once Upon a Story 10:30AM
Aina Haina Public Library, PreSchool Story Time + Craft 10:30AM
Kaneohe Public Library, PreSchool Story Time + Craft 10:30AM
Waipahu Public Library, Preschool Story Time + Craft 10:30AM
Wahiawa Public Library, Story Time 6PM
Liliha Public Library, Family Story Time (All Ages) 6:30PM
6. Kailua Farmers Market 5PM-7:30PM
Makeke Kapolei Farmers Market 3PM-6:30PM
Hyatt Farmers Market Thursday 4PM-8PM
Makiki Farmers Market 4:30PM-7:30PM
Kaiser Honolulu Farmers Market 4:30PM-7:30PM
Haleiewa’s Farmers Market 3PM-7PM
Waikiki Farmers Market 4PM-8PM
7. Eat the Streets a Go-Go
at Makers & Tasters Ala Moana BLVD; Every Thursday 4:30-9:00PM