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World Ocean Day 2024

Saturday, June 8, 2024 - 10:00am
The Downtown Hilo Museum Square Presents
World Ocean Day 2024
Saturday, June 8th in Kalākaua Park, 10:00 AM–2:00 PM

Join the Downtown Hilo Museum Square (East Hawai‘i Cultural Center, Hawai‘i Science and Technology Museum, Mokupāpapa Discovery Center, and Pacific Tsunami Museum) for our 3rd annual World Ocean Day event.

Claytime Afternoons

Saturday, April 6, 2024 - 12:00pm to 2:00pm
Claytime Saturday
Ages: 9th - 12th Grade 
Dates: Saturdays, April 6th - May 25th (8 sessions)
Time: 12:00 – 2:00 PM 
Deadline to register is: April 11th by 4:00 PM
Enrollment Fee:
EHCC Members: $255 
Non EHCC Members: $300

Whorl: Jacqueline Rush Lee

Friday, April 5, 2024 - 6:00pm to Friday, May 31, 2024 - 4:00pm
Whorl by Jacqueline Rush Lee
Exhibition on view: April 6th to May 31st, 2024
Opening on April 5th at 6pm
Is the meaning of a book – a physical object consisting of ink, pages, and binding – static? Or does the narrative change with the passage of time, where the book is placed, and the impact of natural elements like weather and insect damage?
Artist Jacqueline Rush Lee invites viewers to consider these questions through her exhibition “Whorl,”.

Queerbuilding with Clay

Thursday, March 28, 2024 - 5:30pm to 8:30pm
Queerbuilding with Clay with Ash Huang
Skill level: Open to all
Date: Thursday, March 28th - May 30th (10 sessions)
Time: 5:30 – 8:30 PM 
Enrollment Fee:
EHCC Members: $330
Non EHCC Members: $375
EXTENDED Deadline to register: March 25th by 4:00PM.
Class Description:
Priority will be given to LGBTQIA+ identifying individuals an