In the Swim

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Event:

In the Swim

Date:

September 16, 2012 11:00am-05:00pm

Location:

Honolulu Museum of Art Shop


Event Information:

Explore the exhibition Boardshorts: A Perfect Fit, then design your own boardshorts!

Note: Activities end at 3pm

Art projects

Design your own boardshorts: Children can decorate boardshort-shaped tag boards with markers, crayons, yarn and fabric.

Eat your shorts: Decorate boardshort-shaped cookies!

Entertainment

Liana Mason: The singer performs to acoustic music

Missing Dave: The five-piece rock band shakes things up

David Asing: He plays a mix of traditional Hawaiian, hapa haole, and island contemporary

Storytelling in the Education Lecture Hall
Noelani Elementary School teacher Denalee Choy reads books geared for children in kindergarten to sixth grade, and all related to the beach and watersports.

Here's the schedule:
11:15am, 12:15pm, 1:15pm, 2:15pm
Denalee will read three to four books per session.

Family Film Sunday: Best of the New York International Children's Film Festival Kid Flix Mix 2012
11:10 am, $3 adults, $1 children

Food

Hot dog special (includes chips and choice of soda or water): $5
Laulau plate (pork laulau, lomi lomi salmon, rice, green salad): $10
Banana lumpia (2 pieces): $3
Chocolate chip cookies (5 pieces): $3

DRAWING CONTEST:

Congratulations to last month's contest winner, 16-year-old Taylor Heckman of Kailua.

Kids (ages 1-17) can enter the monthly drawing contest. The museum gives contestants a theme and drawing supplies. The winner receives a Family Level membership to the Honolulu Museum of Art (worth $95), and his or her artwork is used to create the following month’s event brochure and is posted on the Museum's website.