FREE family friendly concert with Uncle Wayne and the Howling Dog Band. Food and refreshments available at Ba-Le (on UH-Mānoa Campus).
Great Family Fun @ the Frank Fasi Civic Grounds by Honolulu Hale
(click links for more info)
Makana Risser Chai, Tom Coffman, Kirstin Downey, David Forbes, Ku‘ualoha Ho‘omanawanui, Lillian Howan, Harvey Meyerson, Rodney Morales, Tony Pisculli, Mark Schapiro, Frank Stewart, John W. Troutman, Wawa, Ronald Williams, Erin Kahunawaika‘ala Wright, Kristi Yamaguchi, Dr. Ira D. Zunin
Mike Bond, Jennifer Brody, Zoe FitzGerald Carter, Lisa Freeman, Michael Haas, Stephanie Han, Jennie Lee, Brandy Nālani McDougall, Linda Watanabe McFerrin, Chris McKinney, Hob Osterlund, Sonia Patel, Bridget Quinn, Jessica Lee Richardson, Pamela Rotner Sakamoto
Robin W. Baird, Tim Dyke, Charles Langlas, Kapali Lyon, Michael Malaghan, Manulani Aluli Meyer, Craig Santos Perez, Susan M. Shultz
Alan Akaka, Manu Boyd, Māpuana de Silva, Hālau Mōhala ‘Ilima, Barry Flanagan, Keith & Carmen Haugen, Kumu Hula Tracie & Keawe Lopes, Kumu Maile Beamer Loo, Kenneth Makuakane, Kumu Hula Margaret J. Niuli‘i Heine, Kumu Hula Michael Pili Pang, Jeff Peterson, The Royal Hawaiian Band
Kimee Balmilero & Improvhi, Alton Chung, Kathy Collins, Disgraced, Alex Monti Fox, Jeff Gere, Moses Goods, Lopaka Kapanui, Daniel A. Kelin II, David O‘Shea
Ed Chevy, Yasu Ishida, Billy Sage, Mr. Steve, Uncle Wayne and the Howling Dog Band (will be performing on the Keiki Stage on Saturday, May 6 @ 1:30 pm and @ 12:30 pm on Sunday, May 7)
+ More to be announced. (Keiki Reading and Activities, and Live Theater)
For more info visit: http://hawaiibookandmusicfestival.com/
Saturday, April 22, 2017
9:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m.
In celebration of Earth Month, this FREE, family-friendly event will promote the importance of keeping Hawaii clean and free of pollution, from the mountaintops to the Ocean.
Guests will take part in interactive booths, entertainment and a variety of hands-on learning activities and displays that showcase preservation and protection of Hawaii’s environment. Among the activities will be a fish release and native plant giveaway from Hawaiian Electric Company (HECO).
Food will be available for purchase and complimentary water stations will be provided for guests who bring refillable bottles.
for more info visit: http://www.waikikiaquarium.org/interact/annual-events/mauka-to-makai-earth-day/
opportunity for student parents interested in advocating in/for their community from the Hawaii Children’s Action Network (HCAN).
We are organizing an event for parents who are interested in participating in a free 20 week course with the Parent Leadership Training Institute (NPLI) that enables adults to become leading advocates in their communities.
An informational meeting is going to be held on Monday, February 27 from 5:30-7:00pm at the PATCH office. The Co-Director of NPLI, Donna Thompson-Bennet, will be present to explain more about NPLI and answer questions.
Attached is a link to the NPLI Website, a flyer and a link to RSVP for this event below. If you have any students who would be interested in this program, please feel free to forward this to them.
Thanks to Student Parents At Mānoa (SPAM) for putting together this great list of family friendly events!
- Saturday, November 21, 2015 @ 11am
FREE The Little kidsʻ Table Story time in Honolulu
Barnes & Noble Booksellers Ala Manoa Mall
1450 Ala Moana Blv Suite 1272, Honolulu, HI 96814
In celebration of Thanksgiving, join us for Story time featuring The Little Kidsʻ Table.
- Friday, November 27, 2015 @ 7pm
FREE 18th Annual WAIKIKI HOLIDAY PARADE
Click link to see Parade Route: http://www.waikikiholidayparade.com/about-the-parade/parade-route/
The parade begins with warm-up and step-off from Fort DeRussy Park and ends at Queen Kapiolani Park. The torch-lit parade route travels approximately 1.5 miles along Waikiki’s main thoroughfare, Kalakaua Avenue, with festive scenery of Waikiki Beach as your backdrop.
- Saturday, November 28, 2015
FREE Country Christmas and Snow Zone
A fun filled event for the whole family with 30 tons of snow, free photos with Santa and Snowy, an Instagram contest, twisty balloons, face painting, glitter tattooes and country-themed game booths with prized for all keiki.
4450 Kapolei Parkway
96707 Kapolei, HI
- 29th Islandwide Christmas Crafts & Food Expo
YOUR ONE-STOP “BUY LOCAL” CRAFT FAIR FOR CHRISTMAS IS BACK! PLEASE HELPS US SPREAD THE WORD!
Hawaii’s largest and best holiday craft expo celebrates its 29th year! Enjoy shopping with our 400 warmhearted vendors offering the state’s finest handmade crafts and ‘ono food, plus award-winning entertainment, our famous $10,000-plus in prize giveaways, and tons of FUN! Our ohana THANKS YOU for supporting local small businesses!
Friday, November 27, 2015 @ 4:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Saturday, November 28, 2015 @ 10:00 am – 9:00 pm
Sunday, November 29, 2015 @ 10:00 am – 5:00 pm
30 minutes prior
Using Blaisdell Roll Tickets
Ticket Sales: Main Box Office and East Box Office
Entrance: Main Concourse and East Concourse Doors
- Saturday, December 5, 2015 @ 11:30 am-12:30 pm
FREE Goodnight Gecko 25th Anniversary Story time in Honolulu
Barnes & Noble Booksellers Ala Moana Mall
1450 Ala Moana Blv Suite 1272
Honolulu, HI 96814
Come celebrate the 25th anniversary of the local classic Goodnight Gecko. Ukulele accompanied reading of Goodnight Gecko, with special sing-along of “Happy Night Song”. Possible book signing by author Gill McBarnet afterward.
- “Gorilla” Movie @ UHM
Join Hannah and the world’s friendliest gorilla as they embark on a thrilling, moonlit adventure in this adaptation of the award-winning picture book by Anthony Browne, England’s former Children’s Laureate. This one-act performance for the young and young at heart takes place in and about the UHM Art Department jungle before moving into the Commons Gallery.
- Dec. 12 at 10 a.m., 2 p.m., 4 p.m.
- Dec.13 at 2 p.m., 4 p.m., 6 p.m.
- Dec. 19 at 4 p.m., 6 p.m.
- Dec. 20 at 2 p.m., 4 p.m., 6 p.m.
UHM Art Gallery, McCarthy Mall, 2500 Campus Rd. 96822 Honolulu, HI
$8 UHM Student w/ Valid Fall 2015 Student ID
$10 UH Faculty/Staff, Military, Non-UH student & youth
$15 Regular Adult