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KEANAHALA: Moena Wāwae Weekend Workshops
October 18 @ 5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
One event on October 19, 2019 at 3:00 pm
One event on October 20, 2019 at 2:00 pm
Pre-requisites: Moena Haliʻa and Hala Placemats
In this three-day intensive workshop you will ine tune your weaving skills with a Moena Wāwae or a personal floor mat (approx. 2’ x 3’). RSVP required. 6 person max. Recurring monthly. $180 includes materials and instruction.
Classes in our KEANAHALA program offer you the opportunity to acquire a new skill, share stories, and make connections through weaving and learning. The practice of working with lauhala is based on a deeper value system that respectsour natural resources, kūpuna, kumu,and community. This Hawaiian process of inclusion and collaboration will empower you in unanticipated ways.
KEANAHALA is a community weaving program of Pu‘uhonua Society, a non-profit organization that supports Native Hawaiian and Hawai‘i-based visual artists and cultural practitioners. For more info, visit puuhonua-society.org.
KEANAHALA is sponsored by the Office of Hawaiian Affairs (OHA). OHA’s Community Grants Program supports non-profit organizations whose projects and programs serve the Native Hawaiian community and align with OHA’s Strategic Results. For more information about the Community Grants Program, please visit https://www.oha.org/grants.