Discovery Center puts kids in a business mood
Support young entrepreneurs while searching for some good deals.
Hawaii Children's Discovery Center is holding a keiki swap meet from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. tomorrow at Kakaako Gateway Park.
The keiki swap meet is designed to teach children the value of money, economics and trade, in a fun and educational manner.
The participating kids are responsible for collecting their own items for sale, pricing each item and handling cash transactions. Call 524-KIDS.
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Tavia Ordenstein acts as cashier at the Children's Discovery Center. The center will be holding a swap meet tomorrow.
ENTER AND WIN!
Dream home makeover contest worth $25,000
Here's a chance to win a home makeover worth $25,000, including $10,000 of furnishings from INspiration furniture. Submit one photo of your living/family room and explain in 250 words why you deserve the makeover. Entries are judged anonymously, so include your name, address, daytime phone number and e-mail address on a separate sheet of paper and send it all postmarked by April 27 to INspire your Home Makeover/Hawaii Home & Remodeling Magazine; Pacific Basin Communications, Inc.; 1000 Bishop St. Suite 405; Honolulu 96813. Call 537-9500 or visit hawaiihomeandremodeling.com
HOME & GARDEN
One-day vintage 'Wiki Wiki' sale
You're sure to find a treasure at the Wiki Wiki One Day Vintage Collectibles & Hawaiiana Show and Sale Sunday at the Blaisdell Hawaii Suites, 777 Ward Ave. The older the item, the better as nothing sold here is under two decades old.
Hawaii and mainland vendors will present 91 tables of aloha shirts, shabby chic furniture, victorian style home decor, estate jewelry, surf items and more.
Show hours are 10:30 to 4:30 p.m. Cost is $3.50, children ages 7 to 11, $2. Early entry fee (9 a.m.), $15.
Home workshop offered Tuesday
Learn all the basics of how to start up and finance construction of a new home or remodeling project at "Build New or Re-Do," a free workshop sponsored by Homeworks Construction.
Hours are 6 to 8 p.m. Tuesday at the Plumeria Room, Ala Moana Hotel.
Featured guest speaker Caron Hill of Caron B Realty will provide the latest information on vacant land, tear downs and fixer uppers listed for sale on Oahu.
Participants are encouraged to bring plans for one- on-one review.
For reservations, call 955-2777.