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Holiday Sale & YAS²

Saturday, December 11, 2021 - 10:00am

Stop by for our Holiday Sale and support local artists! Whether you're shopping for gifts or for yourself, there are items for everyone. There will be items for sale from the Youth Arts Series, Dena Nakahashi, Monique Ortiz, and Kawelina Cruz, PLUS the Waiākea High School Key Club will be handing out free keiki art kits and YAS² will feature a free art activity for keiki and teens!

Holiday Art At Home Monoprinting Kits

Saturday, December 11, 2021 - 10:00am

The Youth Arts Series: Holiday Art At Home Monoprinting Kits- SOLD OUT

ʻTis the season to make art! With our monoprinting kits you can create your own DIY greeting cards, gift tags, or unique works of art to keep for yourself or give as a gift this holiday season. These kits are fun no matter your age! 

All proceeds from the kits will go towards our Art & Technology Fundraiser.

Kit includes:

  • 5 blank greeting cards

Grief: Douglas Diaz

Saturday, December 4, 2021 - 10:00am to Friday, January 28, 2022 - 4:00pm
Through the exhibition “Grief” at the East Hawai'i Cultural Center, international artist and educator Douglas Diaz examines his personal grieving process in a world overwhelmed by the global pandemic.

EHCC Lecture Series Online presents: Plastic Pollution

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Thursday, November 18, 2021 - 6:00pm

EHCC Lecture Series Online presents: Plastic Pollution: Stories of Recovery, Reduction, and Lessons Learned from Ka'ū with Stacey Breining

Stacey Breining is a Biologist and Educator with the Hawai'i Wildlife Fund. The HWF is one of the partners for our "Current Events" exhibition of ocean debris from Kamilo Beach and artists' responses to the problem of ocean plastic.
November 18th, 2021 at 6:00PM

Free to both EHCC members and non-members.

The Youth Arts Series Coloring Book

Tuesday, November 16, 2021 - 12:00pm

The Youth Arts Series Coloring Book

The Youth Arts Series (YAS) turned 5 in October! To celebrate this milestone we’ve created our first ever coloring book. The book is filled with fun pages to color in and enjoy. Each page was created by some of the artists who have helped to make the YAS program so special. In addition, the book includes artwork from 10 talented student artists. Their artworks were selected from our first ever Coloring Book Design Contest.

The Youth Arts Series: Art & Technology Fundraiser

Saturday, October 30, 2021 - 1:00pm to Friday, December 31, 2021 - 1:00pm

YAS needs your help! We’re raising money to launch our brand new 3D printing and digital design program. We’re thrilled to announce that the Youth Arts Series recently received a donation of two 3D printers from Vibrant Hawai‘i. This generous donation is the first step towards creating a new art and technology-based branch of our program.  

EHCC Lecture Series Online presents: A perspective with Kealoha Pisciotta

Friday, October 29, 2021 - 4:00pm

EHCC Lecture Series Online presents: A perspective with Kealoha Pisciotta

Ola i ke Au a Kanaloa!

Life to the Realms of the Sea!

Kealoha Pisciotta is a Native Hawaiian Traditional Knowledge Keeper. She is the President of Mauna Kea Anaina Hou and the founder of Kai Palaoa, a marine protection organization that is working to protect marine mammals and all ocean life, and to restore the abundance of the sea.