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Lyon Arboretum

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January 2018

Haku Lei from Garden & Market

January 19 @ 9:30 am - 11:30 am
Lyon Arborteum, 3860 Mānoa Road
Honolulu, HI 96822 United States
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Haku Lei from Garden & Market Wind various foliage and flowers into lei for adornment.  Learn to use purchased as well as materials from your yard to create your lei. Instructor:  Ann Kadowaki Cost:  $20 + $15 supply fee Date & Time: Friday, January 19th 2018, 9:30am – 11:30am Location: Visitor's Center - Upstairs Classroom Supplies: Please bring scissors to trim stems and feel free to bring plant material from your garden to experiment with. Register:  THIS CLASS IS FULL, TAKING…

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Yoga and Mindful Hike – Spring Series

January 20 @ 9:30 am - 12:00 pm
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An event every month that begins at 9:30am on day Third of the month, repeating until April 21, 2018

Lyon Arborteum, 3860 Mānoa Road
Honolulu, HI 96822 United States
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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 Manoa 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 2018

Macrame Workshop: Create a Hanging Pot Holder

February 3 @ 9:30 am - 11:30 am
Lyon Arborteum, 3860 Mānoa Road
Honolulu, HI 96822 United States
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Macrame Workshop: Create a Hanging Plant Pot Holder 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 20 students. Instructor: Joanne Boyd Cost: $40 (class fee plus supply fee) Date and Time: Saturday, February 3rd 2018, 9:30am-11:30am Location: Visitor’s Center – Upstairs Classroom Supplies:…

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Hawaiian Fan Workshop

February 10 @ 9:30 am - 11:30 am
Lyon Arborteum, 3860 Mānoa Road
Honolulu, HI 96822 United States
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Hawaiian Fan Workshop Learn the art of Hawaiian lauhala weaving from master weaver Kumu Wes Sen.  In the first class you will learn to prepare the hala (Pandanus tectorus) leaves and make a small fan.  Limit 8 students. Instructor: Wes Sen Date and Time: Saturday, February 10th 2018, 9:30am-11:30am          Cost:  $45 (class fee plus supply fee) Location: Children's Learning Center, Education Building Register: To register, please call (808)988-0456. Want to have our class schedules and newsletters delivered to your email inbox?…

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Yoga and Mindful Hike – Spring Series

February 17 @ 9:30 am - 12:00 pm
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An event every month that begins at 9:30am on day Third of the month, repeating until April 21, 2018

Lyon Arborteum, 3860 Mānoa Road
Honolulu, HI 96822 United States
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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 Manoa 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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Lauhala Basket Workshop Series

February 17 @ 9:30 am - 11:30 pm
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An event every week that begins at 9:30am on Saturday, repeating until February 24, 2018

Lyon Arborteum, 3860 Mānoa Road
Honolulu, HI 96822 United States
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Lauhala Basket Workshop (2 days) These two classes will focus on the double weave technique in creating a large handled basket, enough to hold your groceries, or even a small infant! Limit 4 students. Instructor: Wes Sen Date and Time:  Saturday, February 17th and 24th 2018, 9:30am-11:30am Cost: $120 (class fee plus supply fee). Fee includes instruction for both days, students must attend both days. Registration and supply fees cannot be reimbursed for cancellations. Location: Children’s Learning Center Register: To register, please call…

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Exploring Hawaiian Health-Promoting Plants

February 23 @ 9:30 am - 11:30 am
Lyon Arborteum, 3860 Mānoa Road
Honolulu, HI 96822 United States
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Exploring Hawaiian Health-Promoting Plants We can easily access many health-promoting plants in Hawaii.  We will become familiar with several health-promoting plants by: (1) encountering them (2) exploring their specific health-promoting qualities (3) growing them (4) examining how to use these plant for personal healthcare. Join us for a lively discussion! Instructor: Dr. Susanna Reid Cost: $25 + Donation (Voluntary donations will be accepted for WHRI or the Oahu Master Gardeners Medicinal Botanical Hui) Date & Time: Friday, February 23rd, 9:30am –…

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Lauhala Basket Workshop Series

February 24 @ 9:30 am - 11:30 pm
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An event every week that begins at 9:30am on Saturday, repeating until February 24, 2018

Lyon Arborteum, 3860 Mānoa Road
Honolulu, HI 96822 United States
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Lauhala Basket Workshop (2 days) These two classes will focus on the double weave technique in creating a large handled basket, enough to hold your groceries, or even a small infant! Limit 4 students. Instructor: Wes Sen Date and Time:  Saturday, February 17th and 24th 2018, 9:30am-11:30am Cost: $120 (class fee plus supply fee). Fee includes instruction for both days, students must attend both days. Registration and supply fees cannot be reimbursed for cancellations. Location: Children’s Learning Center Register: To register, please call…

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March 2018

Lyon Arboretum Docent Guides’ Training Course

March 7 @ 10:00 am - 11:30 am
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An event every week that begins at 10:00am on Wednesday, repeating until March 28, 2018

Lyon Arborteum, 3860 Mānoa Road
Honolulu, HI 96822 United States
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Lyon Arboretum Docent Guides’ Training Course Do you love plants and people? Enjoy hiking in Mānoa’s beautiful rainforest? Want to learn more about our plant collections, trails and history? Help us celebrate 100 years as an Arboretum by becoming a volunteer docent guide.  Sharing in the spirit of aloha is what our wonderful docent guides program is all about. In this three part training course you will learn how to be an effective interpreter of our collections for the general…

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Biryani and Beer Cooking Demo and Tasting

March 10 @ 9:30 am - 11:30 am
Lyon Arborteum, 3860 Mānoa Road
Honolulu, HI 96822 United States
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Biryani and Beer Cooking Demo and Tasting Biryani is one of those dishes that is a must on any North Indian menu and most know that the beverage to wash down Biryani is chilled craft beer. Biryani and craft beer is a marriage made in heaven. Most cultures have a one-pot dish of rice and meat or vegetable cooked at ones leisure; Jambalaya from Louisiana, Paella from Spain, Polos from Persia, Biryani from India. Together we will learn to cook…

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Lyon Arboretum Docent Guides’ Training Course

March 14 @ 10:00 am - 11:30 am
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An event every week that begins at 10:00am on Wednesday, repeating until March 28, 2018

Lyon Arborteum, 3860 Mānoa Road
Honolulu, HI 96822 United States
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Lyon Arboretum Docent Guides’ Training Course Do you love plants and people? Enjoy hiking in Mānoa’s beautiful rainforest? Want to learn more about our plant collections, trails and history? Help us celebrate 100 years as an Arboretum by becoming a volunteer docent guide.  Sharing in the spirit of aloha is what our wonderful docent guides program is all about. In this three part training course you will learn how to be an effective interpreter of our collections for the general…

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Yoga and Mindful Hike – Spring Series

March 17 @ 9:30 am - 12:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every month that begins at 9:30am on day Third of the month, repeating until April 21, 2018

Lyon Arborteum, 3860 Mānoa Road
Honolulu, HI 96822 United States
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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 Manoa 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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Spring 2018 Childrens Nature Camp

March 19 @ 8:30 am - 2:30 pm
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An event every day that begins at 8:30am, repeating until March 23, 2018

Lyon Arborteum, 3860 Mānoa Road
Honolulu, HI 96822 United States
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Spring 2018 Childrens Nature Camp - With Lyon Education Staff What: The Lyon Arboretum’s Education Department would like to invite your children to join us for a week of learning, exploring, and creating in the Mānoa rainforest! For our Spring program, our theme is “Made In Nature” and will incorporate an array of activities including, but not limited to, informal science, hiking the grounds, nature-based art and craft projects, Kapa making with Wes Sen, cooking, field biological surveys, and kokua within our Children’s…

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Spring 2018 Childrens Nature Camp

March 20 @ 8:30 am - 2:30 pm
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An event every day that begins at 8:30am, repeating until March 23, 2018

Lyon Arborteum, 3860 Mānoa Road
Honolulu, HI 96822 United States
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Spring 2018 Childrens Nature Camp - With Lyon Education Staff What: The Lyon Arboretum’s Education Department would like to invite your children to join us for a week of learning, exploring, and creating in the Mānoa rainforest! For our Spring program, our theme is “Made In Nature” and will incorporate an array of activities including, but not limited to, informal science, hiking the grounds, nature-based art and craft projects, Kapa making with Wes Sen, cooking, field biological surveys, and kokua within our Children’s…

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Spring 2018 Childrens Nature Camp

March 21 @ 8:30 am - 2:30 pm
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An event every day that begins at 8:30am, repeating until March 23, 2018

Lyon Arborteum, 3860 Mānoa Road
Honolulu, HI 96822 United States
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Spring 2018 Childrens Nature Camp - With Lyon Education Staff What: The Lyon Arboretum’s Education Department would like to invite your children to join us for a week of learning, exploring, and creating in the Mānoa rainforest! For our Spring program, our theme is “Made In Nature” and will incorporate an array of activities including, but not limited to, informal science, hiking the grounds, nature-based art and craft projects, Kapa making with Wes Sen, cooking, field biological surveys, and kokua within our Children’s…

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Spring 2018 Childrens Nature Camp

March 22 @ 8:30 am - 2:30 pm
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An event every day that begins at 8:30am, repeating until March 23, 2018

Lyon Arborteum, 3860 Mānoa Road
Honolulu, HI 96822 United States
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Spring 2018 Childrens Nature Camp - With Lyon Education Staff What: The Lyon Arboretum’s Education Department would like to invite your children to join us for a week of learning, exploring, and creating in the Mānoa rainforest! For our Spring program, our theme is “Made In Nature” and will incorporate an array of activities including, but not limited to, informal science, hiking the grounds, nature-based art and craft projects, Kapa making with Wes Sen, cooking, field biological surveys, and kokua within our Children’s…

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Spring 2018 Childrens Nature Camp

March 23 @ 8:30 am - 2:30 pm
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An event every day that begins at 8:30am, repeating until March 23, 2018

Lyon Arborteum, 3860 Mānoa Road
Honolulu, HI 96822 United States
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Spring 2018 Childrens Nature Camp - With Lyon Education Staff What: The Lyon Arboretum’s Education Department would like to invite your children to join us for a week of learning, exploring, and creating in the Mānoa rainforest! For our Spring program, our theme is “Made In Nature” and will incorporate an array of activities including, but not limited to, informal science, hiking the grounds, nature-based art and craft projects, Kapa making with Wes Sen, cooking, field biological surveys, and kokua within our Children’s…

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Forest Essentials: The Hawaiian Ferns

March 23 @ 9:30 am - 11:30 am
Lyon Arborteum, 3860 Mānoa Road
Honolulu, HI 96822 United States
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Forest Essentials: The Hawaiian Ferns Horticulturist and Hawaiian fern specialist Kay Lynch will suggest ways to simulate forest conditions to successfully grow 10 species. Propagation by spores, by division and by micropropagation will be explained. Kay operates La’au Hawaii, a Hawaiian fern research nursery. Instructor:  Kay Lynch Cost: $25 Date & Time: Friday, March 23rd 2018, 9:30am – 11:30am Location: Visitor's Center - Upstairs Classroom Supplies: Please bring a hand lens, if available. Register: To register, please call (808)988-0456. Want to…

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Lyon Arboretum Docent Guides’ Training Course

March 28 @ 10:00 am - 11:30 am
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An event every week that begins at 10:00am on Wednesday, repeating until March 28, 2018

Lyon Arborteum, 3860 Mānoa Road
Honolulu, HI 96822 United States
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Lyon Arboretum Docent Guides’ Training Course Do you love plants and people? Enjoy hiking in Mānoa’s beautiful rainforest? Want to learn more about our plant collections, trails and history? Help us celebrate 100 years as an Arboretum by becoming a volunteer docent guide.  Sharing in the spirit of aloha is what our wonderful docent guides program is all about. In this three part training course you will learn how to be an effective interpreter of our collections for the general…

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April 2018

Breadfruit: A Tropical Superfood

April 20 @ 9:30 am - 11:30 am
Lyon Arborteum, 3860 Mānoa Road
Honolulu, HI 96822 United States
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Breadfruit: A Tropical Superfood Chef Noguchi will demonstrate delicious ways to cook this powerhouse nutrient rich fruit. Touted as a wonder food under the skillful expertise of Chef Noguchi students will learn how to deliciously incorporate breadfruit into their daily diet. Chef Noguchi’s culinary philosophy is to use only fresh, local vegetables, meat and fish. He has been rewarded the Star Chef Award in 2012.  He currently owns the Pili Catering Company. Instructor:  Chef Mark Noguchi Cost: $25 Date &…

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Yoga and Mindful Hike – Spring Series

April 21 @ 9:30 am - 12:00 pm
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An event every month that begins at 9:30am on day Third of the month, repeating until April 21, 2018

Lyon Arborteum, 3860 Mānoa Road
Honolulu, HI 96822 United States
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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 Manoa 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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