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Ka Hana ʻUpena with Uncle Johnny Yu

February 8 @ 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm

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An event every 2 weeks that begins at 1:00 pm on Saturday, repeating until December 31, 2020

$10

Talk story with Uncle Johnny Yu of Ka’a’awa while he teaches the foundational skills to make Hawaiian style throw nets. After you learn the basics, work your way up to a larger crab net, throw net, or a decorative net. Listen to the great stories he shares about growing up in the 1930’s while teaching each student this special skill he picked up as an 8-year-old boy in Punaluʻu, Oʻahu.

RSVP by emailing kipuka@nameahawaii.com or by calling 808-596-8885.

Materials needed are 2 hiʻa (shuttles) available for purchase at Nā Mea Hawaiʻi and #3 or #10 crochet thread, which Uncle provides.

Details

Date:
February 8
Time:
1:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Cost:
$10
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