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Our Guide: Fun Family Summer Events 2019

Courtesy: Battleship Missouri Memorial Every summer I have Cassera and Sabrina envy. To be accurate, itʻs not just my daughters' schedules that sparks jealousy, I envy every student looking forward to summer break. If only work places also decided to…

Spring Break Guide 2019

Photo: Courtesy of Hawaiʻi Nature Center Spring break is just three weeks away for most school children on O’ahu. If you want to sign up your keiki for a camp and haven't yet, you might want to act fast, because spaces…

Honolulu Zoo Sloths Welcome Another Baby

Photo: Courtesy of Honolulu ZooThe newborn sloth with its mother. The Honolulu Zoo welcomed a new baby. Harriet, a Linneaus two-toed sloth, gave birth to another little one this afternoon. Harriet and father Quando have had a child every year…

Fall Break Guide 2018

Photo: Courtesy of Honolulu ZooHonolulu Zoo Camp is one of several programs for local children during fall break. For most schools on O'ahu, fall break is from Oct. 8 to Oct. 12. If your family has no plans to travel off-island that week, consider…

Your Weekend: The Best Family Events-June 6, 2018

Photo: Honolulu Japanese Chamber of CommerceThe 39th annual Pan-Pacific Festival takes place in Waīkīki this weekend, featuring cultural activities and performances. Kalaeloa Play Day For the inaugural Kalaeloa Play Day, four venues in Kapolei will offer discount rates for ziplines, Nerf games,…

Summer Programs 2018: What’s Still Available?

Photo: Thinkstockphotos.comSummer programs update 2018 If your kids aren’t enrolled in summer activities for 2018, time’s running out. Many programs have waiting lists or no longer are accepting students. Here's a list of available programs as of May 25. We will update…

2018 Spring Break Guide

Photo: Karen DB Photography Spring break is coming. Hawai‘i public schools will be out from Monday, March 19 through Monday, March 27, which is Kūhiō Day. Do you know what your kids will be doing?  Several places offer full- or part-time camps for…

19 Fun Ideas for Fall Break

Photo: Kahuku FarmsTour at Kahuku Farms. It's Fall Break for Oʻahu's public schools. Vacation days start out fun, but can quickly descend into battles over the statement, "I'm bored." So, if you're looking for somewhere to go or something to make or…

Your Weekend: The Best Family Events-June 8

Photo: Courtesy of NCircle Entertainment UH Kids First! Film Festival University of Hawai‘i kicks off its 11th annual free international children’s film festival this Sunday with “Small Kine Keiki.” Kids as young as 4 are invited to watch nine short films…

Party pics: Elephant Moon Gala

A full moon — or an “elephant moon,” as the Honolulu Zoo called it — hovered over a tent filled with stars and more than 500 people at the zoo’s annual gala last night as they celebrated Mari and Vaigai’s…