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MathAlive!

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Control a Mars rover, play on a flickering lawn and hike with your preschooler. more

Weekend Guide

2017 Halloween Events in Hawaii Wooftacular

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From costume contests to a special spooky camp, here is our list of family-friendly events for your Halloween. more

Halloween Corner

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Photo: Jennifer Carlile Dalgamouni

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

We Tried It!

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Staying in town for fall break? Here are nine camps you can sign your keiki up for during the week off. more

Guides

Hawai'i Ocean Expo

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Visit a robot petting zoo, learn to tie nautical knots, and head to a library for a loud dance party. more

Weekend Guide

Summer Programs Update 2018

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Classes and camps are filling up fast. Here’s what’s left. more

Things to Do

Hawaii Childrens Discovery Center Your Rainbow World

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Our kids caught fish in Hanoi, sang karaoke in Tokyo and danced away in Manila at the Hawai'i Children's Discovery Center's remodeled "Your Rainbow World." more

Things to Do

2018 Easter Egg Hunts in Hawai‘i

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Hop on down to one of the Easter Egg hunts scheduled on O‘ahu this year. more

Easter Corner

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

Guides

Your Weekend: The Best Family Events-February 21, 2018

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Pick up fresh fish from Moloka‘i and kūlolo from Kaua‘i without leaving O‘ahu, visit the Hawai‘i Children's Discovery Center for free, watch one of three youth musicals and turn plants into musical instruments. more

Weekend Guide

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Eat andagi and watch a lion dog dance, celebrate the Hawaiian monk seal with free keiki admission to Sea Life Park, make and shoot an air cannon and see a giant T. rex before it's too late. more

Weekend Guide

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Journey through space and time as you watch eight short films at an international children's film festival, learn about taiko drumming from a master performer, buy kids' items from keiki entrepreneurs and join a Minecraft party all for free. more

Weekend Guide

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Photo: Jennifer Carlile Dalgamouni

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

The Piggy Bank

How do you get a group of kids excited about weeding, painting and cleaning? Join our second HONOLULU Family Volunteer Day on January 14, 2017. more

Things to Do

One of our go-to rainy day activities is visiting Hawai'i Children’s Discovery Center, the interactive museum/play place that keeps kids entertained for hours. more

We Tried It!

  • Festivals of Lights

    Hawaiʻi Children's Discovery Center

    Festivals of Lights

    Festivals of Lights at Hawaiʻi Children's Discovery Center

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  • Pikachu

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    Pikachu

    Pikachu

  • Keiki Swap Meet

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    Keiki Swap Meet

    Keiki Swap Meet at Hawaiʻi Children's Discovery Center

  • Hawaii Childrens Discovery Center Tinikling Dance

    Photo by David Croxford.

    Hawaii Childrens Discovery Center Tinikling Dance

    Kids learn the "tinikling," a traditional Filipino dance using bamboo sticks.

  • Hawaii Childrens Discovery Center Karaoke

    Photo by David Croxford

    Hawaii Childrens Discovery Center Karaoke

    Grab a mic and sing along to keiki karaoke tunes in the Japanese house.