Create a tie-dye garment or a shamrock sponge-print shirt, just in time for St. Patrick's Day, at a wearable art workshop from noon to 3 p.m. tomorrow and from noon to 2 p.m. March 16.
Cost is $10 and includes all dyes and paints.
Bring your own shirt or buy one on site, and allow at least an hour to complete your project.
The class is being held at 371 Ilimalia Loop in Kailua.
Take a stroll through Honolulu Hale and view the Splendors of Ikebana 2008 exhibit March 24 to 28, from 8 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. The event is presented by the Ikebana International Honolulu Chapter 56 and sponsored by the City and County of Honolulu. It features demonstrations by Lillian Yano and Viva Inouye of the Toin Misho School of Ikebana from 10 to 11 a.m. March 25, and Bessie Fooks of the Shofu School of Ikebana from 10 to 11 a.m. March 26.
The exhibit and demonstrations are free and open to the public.
Garden center hosts a free open house
As part of its Centennial Celebration, the Urban Garden Center in Pearl City, operated by the University of Hawaii at Manoa's College of Tropical Agriculture and Human Resources is holding an open house, 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. tomorrow.
The free event, at 955 Kamehameha Highway near Home Depot, will offer tours of the 30-acre facility, educational displays, a plant doctor, a plant sale and activities for the entire family to enjoy.
The Urban Garden Center, which includes in its landscape Hawaiian plants, food crops, landscape and medicinal plants, officially opened to the public in June 1994.
Thursday, March 13, 2008
The "Splendors of Ikebana" exhibit at Honolulu Hale will take place 8 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. March 24-28. This story originally gave an incorrect start date.