Education Cheat Sheet: What is a Makerspace?

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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



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



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3 things to know before your kids discover 300,000 Lego pieces at Bishop Museum. Read more

Our Guide


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Tinker with 300,000 Legos, watch a lightsaber duel and touch the inside of a whale. Read more

Weekend Guide


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


Home Depot Duke Hammer

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

We Tried It!


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How to play the “sport of the mind” and have fun learning with science, technology, engineering and math. Read more


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

Inside Look: Ellison Onizuka Day of Exploration

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Our 7 tips for getting into full workshops, paying for parking and trying hands-on activities at this free event by Aloha Council Boy Scouts of America. Read more

Our Guide


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This exhibit connects math to the topics that kids love most—video games, sports, fashion, music and robotics. Read more

We Tried It!


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We asked four kids to test out a subscription kit—designed to boost their EQ. Read more

We Tried It!


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Boys & Girls Club Hawaiʻi opens its first STEM center in the Islands. Read more

Things to Do


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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. Read more

Weekend Guide


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Watch Bollywood dancers, circus performers and do Indian crafts or make dough come to life with lights and sounds, paint an expressive portrait, create an aquaponic garden or volunteer with your keiki. Read more

Weekend Guide