Upcoming Events

Nature's Wonders at Bishop Museum

Wed, Oct 22, 2014

Museums meet Mother Nature at Nature's Wonders, a showcase of some of the most beautiful and spectacular specimens in the the Bishop Museum collection. Gaze upon iridescent butterflies, dainty seahorses and shimmering beetle-shell jewelry, as well as the famously intricate nautilus shell, corals and colorful flora.
$

Bishop Museum: Scream Machines Exhibit

Wed, Oct 22, 2014

The Bishop Museum's exhibit Scream Machines: The Science of Roller Coasters features interactive stations and hands-on activities. Kids will learn about the science behind roller coasters and what makes them work. And, they'll also get to experience the thrill of riding in some of the world's best roller coasters by viewing the ride on a large screen from the seat of a roller coaster car.
$

Art in the Park

Wed, Oct 22, 2014

Art in the Park is a drop-in art program every Wednesday from 11 a.m. to 12 p.m. Children will explore a variety of art media through three open-ended art activities that encourage children to nurture their creative spirit. The cost is $1 per child with Center admission, or $3 per child without Center admission. Call 524-KIDS (5437) for more information.
$

Afternoons at the Aquarium

Wed, Oct 22, 2014

Looking for something to do after school? Every Wednesday at 3 p.m., the Aquarium hosts an interactive learning activity near the Monk Seal Deck. Join us for a critter encounter or a marine science craft designed for families. Free with admission to the Aquarium.  
$

Fright Night at the Kapolei Public Library

Wed, Oct 22, 2014

Kids up to 6th grade can have some Halloween fun at the library. There will be a costume contest, balloon twisting by Balloon Monsoon, crafts and goody bags. Grab some crayons to also enter the pumpkin coloring contest. While you're there, borrow some spooky books for bedtime. The program is an hour-and-a-half.    

Fright Night at Kapolei Library

Wed, Oct 22, 2014

Enter a costume contest, get a balloon from Balloon Monsoon, do crafts and take home a goody bag at this free event. Kids can also enter the Pumpkin Coloring Contest and vote on their favorite staff-carved jack-o-lantern.
Free

Nature's Wonders at Bishop Museum

Thu, Oct 23, 2014

Museums meet Mother Nature at Nature's Wonders, a showcase of some of the most beautiful and spectacular specimens in the the Bishop Museum collection. Gaze upon iridescent butterflies, dainty seahorses and shimmering beetle-shell jewelry, as well as the famously intricate nautilus shell, corals and colorful flora.
$

Bishop Museum: Scream Machines Exhibit

Thu, Oct 23, 2014

The Bishop Museum's exhibit Scream Machines: The Science of Roller Coasters features interactive stations and hands-on activities. Kids will learn about the science behind roller coasters and what makes them work. And, they'll also get to experience the thrill of riding in some of the world's best roller coasters by viewing the ride on a large screen from the seat of a roller coaster car.
$

Once Upon a Story

Thu, Oct 23, 2014

Introduce your child to books and the love of reading during a fun and educational storytime. Jump into a new story every Thursday from 10:30 to 11 a.m. in Lynne's Library to visit another time and place. Free with Center admission or Membership.

Nature's Wonders at Bishop Museum

Fri, Oct 24, 2014

Museums meet Mother Nature at Nature's Wonders, a showcase of some of the most beautiful and spectacular specimens in the the Bishop Museum collection. Gaze upon iridescent butterflies, dainty seahorses and shimmering beetle-shell jewelry, as well as the famously intricate nautilus shell, corals and colorful flora.
$

Bishop Museum: Scream Machines Exhibit

Fri, Oct 24, 2014

The Bishop Museum's exhibit Scream Machines: The Science of Roller Coasters features interactive stations and hands-on activities. Kids will learn about the science behind roller coasters and what makes them work. And, they'll also get to experience the thrill of riding in some of the world's best roller coasters by viewing the ride on a large screen from the seat of a roller coaster car.
$

Keiki Costume Contest at Pearl City Shopping Center

Sat, Oct 25, 2014

Dress up for a chance to win prizes in the costume contest then do a little light trick-or-treating.Free. Pearl City Shopping Center, 850 Kamehameha Highway. 455-2815
Free

Aloun Farms Pumpkin Festival

Sat, Oct 25, 2014

Go for a hayride, play games, and pick your own pumpkin, Ewa corn, kabocha, sunflowers and more. $3 general admission. Kids 2 years and younger are free. Aloun Farms, 91-1440 Farrington Highway, Kapolei. 677-9516. alounfarms.com   Every Saturday and Sunday in October starting on Oct. 11. 8:30 a.m.-5 p.m.
$

Aloun Farm Pumpkin Festival

Sat, Oct 25, 2014

Every Saturday and Sunday in October starting on Oct. 11. 8:30 a.m.-5 p.m. Go for a hayride, play games, and pick your own pumpkin, Ewa corn, kabocha, sunflowers and more.

Nature's Wonders at Bishop Museum

Sat, Oct 25, 2014

Museums meet Mother Nature at Nature's Wonders, a showcase of some of the most beautiful and spectacular specimens in the the Bishop Museum collection. Gaze upon iridescent butterflies, dainty seahorses and shimmering beetle-shell jewelry, as well as the famously intricate nautilus shell, corals and colorful flora.
$

Bishop Museum: Scream Machines Exhibit

Sat, Oct 25, 2014

The Bishop Museum's exhibit Scream Machines: The Science of Roller Coasters features interactive stations and hands-on activities. Kids will learn about the science behind roller coasters and what makes them work. And, they'll also get to experience the thrill of riding in some of the world's best roller coasters by viewing the ride on a large screen from the seat of a roller coaster car.
$

Fall Harvest 2014

Sat, Oct 25, 2014

The pumpkin patch is open in Waimānalo for the season. Every Saturday and Sunday you can go on hayrides, try the cow train, play games, try the pumpkin catapult, take advantage of photo ops and taste fresh, local food as well as ʻNalo-made lemonade.  waimanalocountryfarms.com

Fall Harvest 2014

Sat, Oct 25, 2014

Every Saturday and Sunday in October starting on Oct. 4. 9 a.m.-5 p.m. Go for a hayride, get on the cow train and experience the brand new pumpkin catapult. You can snack on fresh, roasted corn and the farm's famous cornbread. Don't forget to bring your camera for fall festival photo ops.
$

Halloween at Salt Lake Shopping Center

Sat, Oct 25, 2014

The Salt Lake Shopping Center is celebrating Halloween on Saturday, October 25 from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. with trick-or-treating, crafts, prize giveaways, games and a costume contest. Children 12 and under must register between 10 and 11 a.m. The Salvation Army will also be on-site collecting canned food and monetary donations.
Free

"Out of This World" Halloween

Sat, Oct 25, 2014

Start trick-or-treating early with center-wide treats, enter the keiki costume contest, do make-and-take crafts, play Halloween games and enter to win prizes from merchants such as Pizza Hut, Coldstone Creamery and others.   Check in for the costume contest is from 10-11 a.m. The contest begins at 11:15 a.m.