Education Cheat Sheet: What is a Makerspace?

Photo: Courtesy of Le Jardin Academy

It’s not just arts and crafts. This is what maker-centered learning really teaches your keiki. Read more


Simple kitchen ingredients create an interactive, colorful bubbling introduction to gas. Read more



Photos: Nicole Ladonne Blair

Here’s a sweet lesson for keiki. Watch crystals grow in an incredible edible geode. Read more



Photo: Nicole Ladonne Blair

Capture the power of the sun to make an afternoon snack or camp-worthy dessert. Read more


Home Depot Duke Hammer

Photo: By Laura Dornbush

5 tips for this free monthly event for keiki creators and builders. Read more

We Tried It!

haleiwa aloha fun ride ride two kids

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Launch hovercrafts, ride bikes on the North Shore and watch a superhero movie on the beach at sunset. Read more

Weekend Guide

Okinawan Festival Girls Kimono

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Snore with dinosaurs, bang a paranku and say hello to manta rays. Read more

Weekend Guide


Photo: By Tina Yuen

At Bishop Museum, keiki play with hot lava, slide down a tube and snooze next to dinosaurs. Read more

Our Guide

We Tried It: UH Institute for Astronomy Open House

Photo: Jennifer Carlile Dalgamouni

Our six tips for a “Fire Walk,” making comets, shooting rockets and more keiki science activities. Read more

We Tried It!


Photo: Bishop Museum

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. Read more

Weekend Guide


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. Read more

We Tried It!