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Ka Hana Upena with Uncle Johnny Yu

August 24 @ 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm

Talk story with Uncle Johnny Yu of Ka’a’awa while he teaches the foundation of knotting for Hawaiian style throw net. Come in to start learning how to make a crab, throw, or decorative net and listen to the great stories he shares about growing up in the 1930ʻs while teaching each student this special trait he picked up as an 8-year-old boy in Punaluʻu, Oʻahu.

To reserve your space, email kipuka@nameahawaii.com or call Nā Mea Hawaii at (808)596-8885.  Please RSVP by the Wednesday prior so Uncle can prepare.

Materials needed are 2 hiʻa (shuttles) and #3 or #10 crochet thread.

While there is no fee for this class, tips are highly encouraged, and go towards Uncleʻs gas.

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Date:
August 24
Time:
1:00 pm - 4:00 pm
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