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January 2019

Beautiful, Bountiful Bromeliads*

January 18 @ 9:30 am - 12:00 pm
Lyon Arborteum, 3860 Mānoa Road
Honolulu, HI 96822 United States
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$20

Sue Girton, retired landscape designer and lifelong Bromeliad lover will demonstrate how to divide and nourish these beautiful plants. Sue will focus on Vriesea, Tillandsia and Neoregelia. Bring your own Bromeliads to divide and questions to be answered. We will also be showcasing Bromeliads and other backyard flowers in arrangements and displays. *This Stepping Stones class is sponsored by the Garden Club of Honolulu. Instructor: Sue Girton Date: Friday, January 18, 2019 Time: 9:30 am-12:00 pm Cost: $20

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Yoga and Mindful Hike

January 19 @ 9:30 am - 12:30 pm
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An event every month that begins at 9:30am on day Third of the month, repeating until May 18, 2019

Lyon Arborteum, 3860 Mānoa Road
Honolulu, HI 96822 United States
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$20

Yoga and Mindful Hike Science has documented that both being in nature and mindfulness practices such as yoga and meditation are good for your health. Experience these benefits yourself by joining us on a mindfulness based guided hike through Lyon Arboretum followed by yoga in a beautiful studio with stunning views of Mānoa Valley. Class meets on the third Saturday of each month. (Please see schedule below.) Class size is limited, so sign up early. Sign up for one or…

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February 2019

Share the Love with the Language of Flowers*

February 8 @ 9:30 am - 12:00 pm
Lyon Arborteum, 3860 Mānoa Road
Honolulu, HI 96822 United States
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$35

Flowers have been used as symbols of love throughout recorded history. Experienced floral designers Dotty Nitta and Jan Tucker will explain the history behind the meaning of different flowers, focusing on love. You will make a Valentine Tussie Mussie that will have the perfect personal message for your beloved. *This Stepping Stones Class is sponsored by the Garden Club of Honolulu Instructors: Dotty Nitta and Jan Tucker Date: Friday, February 8, 2019 Time: 9:30 am-12:00 pm Cost: $35

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ʻŌhiʻa Seed Conservation Workshop

February 9 @ 9:30 am - 12:30 pm
Lyon Arborteum, 3860 Mānoa Road
Honolulu, HI 96822 United States
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$30
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ʻŌhiʻa Seed Conservation Workshop This workshop is part of the Rapid ʻŌhiʻa Death Seed Banking Initiative, which aims to expand capacity for collection and banking of ʻōhiʻa seeds across all islands in response to the ROD crisis. It is open to anyone who wants to learn how to properly collect, handle, and process seeds from wild ʻōhiʻa trees to submit to Lyon's Seed Conservation Lab, without doing harm to forests, using methods that protect seed viability and ensure conservation value for…

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Macrame Workshop: Create a Hanging Plant Pot Holder

February 9 @ 9:30 am - 11:30 am
Lyon Arborteum, 3860 Mānoa Road
Honolulu, HI 96822 United States
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$40

Do you enjoy making handicrafts that are both functional and beautiful? In this workshop students will learn basic knots and techniques and create a Macrame hanging plant pot holder. The skills learned will allow you to create other Macrame projects of your own design. Limit 10 students. Instructor: Joanne Boyd Date: Saturday, February 9, 2019 Time: 9:30 am-11:30 am Location: Visitors Center Downstairs Classroom Supplies: Bring your favorite pot from home, or use the ones provided Cost: $40

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Yoga and Mindful Hike

February 16 @ 9:30 am - 12:30 pm
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An event every month that begins at 9:30am on day Third of the month, repeating until May 18, 2019

Lyon Arborteum, 3860 Mānoa Road
Honolulu, HI 96822 United States
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$20

Yoga and Mindful Hike Science has documented that both being in nature and mindfulness practices such as yoga and meditation are good for your health. Experience these benefits yourself by joining us on a mindfulness based guided hike through Lyon Arboretum followed by yoga in a beautiful studio with stunning views of Mānoa Valley. Class meets on the third Saturday of each month. (Please see schedule below.) Class size is limited, so sign up early. Sign up for one or…

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March 2019

Landscaping for Home Gardens

March 2 @ 9:00 am - 11:00 am
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An event every week that begins at 9:00am on Saturday, repeating until March 9, 2019

Lyon Arborteum, 3860 Mānoa Road
Honolulu, HI 96822 United States
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$30

Want to have more fun in your garden? Do you want a garden oasis that you love coming home to? How about a moonlit garden for hard working folks? Do you want to have “curb appeal”, Native Hawaiian plants, food, lei or cut flower gardens? Landscaping should be joyful, easy and fun and your garden can be easier to maintain. Learn about some simple and practical landscape design for easy & sustainable landscape maintenance. This class is two sessions. In…

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Landscaping for Home Gardens

March 9 @ 9:00 am - 11:00 am
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An event every week that begins at 9:00am on Saturday, repeating until March 9, 2019

Lyon Arborteum, 3860 Mānoa Road
Honolulu, HI 96822 United States
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$30

Want to have more fun in your garden? Do you want a garden oasis that you love coming home to? How about a moonlit garden for hard working folks? Do you want to have “curb appeal”, Native Hawaiian plants, food, lei or cut flower gardens? Landscaping should be joyful, easy and fun and your garden can be easier to maintain. Learn about some simple and practical landscape design for easy & sustainable landscape maintenance. This class is two sessions. In…

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Lāʻau Lapaʻau: Hawaiian Medicine

March 30 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
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An event every month that begins at 10:00am on day Last of the month, repeating until May 25, 2019

Lyon Arborteum, 3860 Mānoa Road
Honolulu, HI 96822 United States
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$30

Lā‘au Lapa‘au (Hawaiian Medicine) is a traditional practice of healing, incorporating Hawaiian plants, aloha and pule. In this introductory 3-part series, participants will gain hands-on experience by learning about Hawaiian and hānai medicinal plants, methods of preparation, and application. This class offers to share key elements and foundational concepts of lāʻau lapaʻau as well as contemporary and complementary approaches to healing. Instructor: Emmalani Makepa-Foley, UH Instructor Date Session One: March 30, 2019 Date Session Two: April 27, 2019 Date Session…

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April 2019

Vanilla, Vanilla, Vanilla! Orchids: Cultivation and Pollination Techniques

April 6 @ 9:30 am - 11:30 am
Lyon Arborteum, 3860 Mānoa Road
Honolulu, HI 96822 United States
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$30

Do you love the sweet taste and aroma of vanilla? Learn how to successfully grow your very own Vanilla Orchid and pollinate the flower to produce delicious and valuable vanilla "beans". In this class, instructor Doug DeMoss will share his 30 years of professional orchid growing expertise with participants. Students will receive a Vanilla Orchid cutting to take home. Instructor: Doug DeMoss Date: Saturday, April 6, 2019 Time: 9:30 am-11:30 am Location: Visitors Center Upstairs Classroom Cost: $30

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