Mānoa Heritage Center

February 5, 2021 • Workshops & Programs

Virtual Kahaukani Conversations – Oral Histories

We are excited to invite you to our second Kahaukani Conversations event, featuring author and historian Jane Marshall Goodsill.  Join Ms. Goodsill in a lively discussion about her work as an oral historian. She will be sharing collection techniques, creative ways of presenting material, pros and cons of editing, use of photographs, and efficient ways […]

February 3, 2021 • Workshops & Programs

Workshops and Programs

Workshops available at Mānoa Heritage Center for the months of February and March. All participants must pre-register for workshops. No refunds 3 days before class begins and no walk-ins. Ma Ka Hana Ka ʻIke Workshop Botanical Workshop with Moani Hibbard Saturday, March 20, 2021* 9am – 12pm 1 session $35 (includes materials) Join Moani Hibbard […]

January 28, 2021 • Kaʻaipū Kākou Blog, MHC@Home

Why Mānoa Matters

Mid-Pacific Students Create a Podcast About the Valley Mānoa Heritage Center was first introduced to Mid-Pacific Institute’s Historic Preservation course back in 2017 when students scanned Kūkaʻōʻō Heiau using a 3-D Lidar Scanner. This year, challenged by COVID safety protocols, Historic Preservation teacher Billie Napoleon approached Mānoa Heritage Center about the possibility of supporting students […]

January 6, 2021 • Workshops & Programs

Ma Ka Hana Ka ‘Ike Workshops

Join us in 2021 for exciting hands-on workshops at Mānoa Heritage Center. All participants must pre-register for workshops. No refunds 3 days before class begins and no walk-ins. Palm Bark Basket Workshop with Dianne Ige Saturday, January 30, 2021* 9-11 am 1 day session $25 Join O‘ahu based artist Dianne Ige to learn how to […]

Workshops & Programs

Papermaking Program

Paper Club: Color! Instructor: Allison Roscoe Saturday, January 23, 2021* 9 am to 12 pm 1-day session $45 Let’s celebrate the new year by getting our hands wet and making paper! Using a variety of colored recycled paper, and shaped deckles, play with texture, color, and form to get back in the swing of things.  […]

December 21, 2020 • Workshops & Programs

Virtual Kahaukani Conversations – Mānoa Chinese Cemetery

Mānoa Chinese Cemetery: Legacy of a Valley Please join us for our first Virtual Kahaukani Conversations event of 2021 on Thursday, January 14 at 5 pm on Zoom. Registration is FREE! “Mānoa Chinese Cemetery: Legacy of a Valley” with Nanette Naioma Napoleon will include an introductory history of the site and its role as a prominent […]

December 11, 2020 • Video

Kupuna Power – Episode 18

Watch the video on Hawaiʻi News Now at the link below. https://www.hawaiinewsnow.com/entertainment/kupuna-power/

November 10, 2020 • Kaʻaipū Kākou Blog, MHC@Home

Virtual Kahaukani Conversations – Farming & Fishing

Farming and Fishing in Ancient Hawaiʻi – Three Examples: Kōloa, Kauaʻi; Kawākiu, Molokaʻi; and Kahoʻolawe For our most recent Kahaukani Conversations, we were fortunate to have Dr. Hallett Hammatt, archaeologist and founder of Cultural Surveys Hawaiʻi, speak with us. Dr. Hammatt has been working in the field of archaeology and historic preservation for 40 years, […]