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Tweens learn about farming, conservation and culinary science in this popular camp. more

Things to Do

Education Cheat Sheet: Helping Your Child With Math

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Four ways you can support your child in math, even if you are afraid you won’t understand it. more

Blogs

Education Cheat Sheet: Parenting Help in Minutes

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Don't have time to sift through thousands of parenting articles, blogs and videos? Here are nine great reads and TEDtalks you can finish in less than 30 minutes each. more

Blogs

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Photo: Jennifer Carlile Dalgamouni

We fed chickens and rabbits, gathered colorful eggs, saw veggies growing and played in a pirate ship on this family-run farm. more

We Tried It!

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Take a "Slime Time" class, listen to and make your own music, hunt for Easter eggs, watch a new play and celebrate St. Patrick's Day. more

Weekend Guide

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Photo: Star of Honolulu Cruises and Events

Our 15 tips for when to go, how to get the best deals, spotting wildlife, eating and keeping the kids occupied at sea. more

We Tried It!

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Photo: Jennifer Carlile Dalgamouni

15 tips to help your young entrepreneur sell gently used toys, puzzles, games and more. more

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Photo: Pacific Aviation Museum Pearl Harbor

Dress up as an aviator and climb into a cockpit, watch butterflies hatch from their chrysalises, march in a penguin parade, follow a feisty fish on stage or join a yoga and art workshop. more

Weekend Guide

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Our roundup of camps and workshops to keep your kids busy during the spring break. more

Guides & Resources

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Photo: Jennifer Carlile Dalgamouni

You will have to pay a new fee when you visit Bishop Museum's latest exhibit. We have the details on how to get the best deal plus 10 other tips for visiting this interactive dinosaur adventure. more

We Tried It!

‘Iolani Makers Space

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You may have heard about the Maker Movement, where students are encouraged to tinker, create and imagine items, products and solutions. There is a key component to this learning that can give it more meaning—a community component. more

Blogs

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Climb inside a T-Rex's mouth, make dog puppets and dragon headbands, judge koi, dress up for an etiquette class and take home an aquaponics garden. more

Weekend Guide

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Photo: ESPN 1420 Jersey Fun Run

Dash across a football field, sail on the Hōkūleʻa with a virtual reality experience, go on E.K. Fernandez rides, dress up in traditional Korean clothes, get your pet blessed or bird watch in a wetland. more

Weekend Guide

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The false alert alarmed us. The instructions for preparing for a missile attack left us with a lot of questions. Where should you take shelter in a single-wall house? When can you move? We turned to a local expert for answers. more

News

Education Cheat Sheet: Technology Learning

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Technology is rapidly changing the world and classrooms. How can we help our kids prepare for the ever-evolving education and work environment without letting technology disrupt their lives? more

Blogs

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Community service does more than just teach kids how to give back. Here are a few ways you can help your child become a change maker. more

Blogs

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Photo: Kapolei City Lights

Watch an electric light parade, paddle a canoe, craft sustainable gifts, pay what you can for a theater production and play at sensory, interactive stations. more

Weekend Guide

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Photo: Jennifer Carlile Dalgamouni

Our 10 tips for getting the most out of this production-based class on acting, costumes, music, props and more. more

We Tried It!

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Photo: Santa for Honolulu

Ride keiki carnival rides and watch Henry Kapono for free, make an aquaponics garden, a succulent planter or shop for crafts. more

Weekend Guide

Education Cheat Sheet: Passion-Based Learning

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What is your child passionate about? By basing learning around a keiki's natural interests, educators say you can teach them to do be independent thinkers early in life. more

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