Unwrap the Magic

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December 16, 2012 11:00am-05:00pm
Honolulu Museum of Art

Bank of Hawaii Family Sunday event information

Celebrate the holidays at Bank of Hawaii Family Sunday.

Enjoy the sounds of the Oahu Civic Orchestra and the Mele Mai Paki Lima Handbell Choir—and visit Santa!

Santa's Workshop

11:10am-12:15pm, 1-1:45pm, 2-3pm: Visit with Santa and let him know what you want for Christmas! Mahalo to Landsberg Law Office.


11-11:45am: Haley Kagimoto. Fourteen-year-old Haley, this year's Hawaii Stars winner, performs her songs.

1-2pm: Oahu Civic Orchestra. Hear your favorite holiday tunes!

2-3pm: Mele Mai Paki Lima Handbell Choir. Hear your favorite holiday tunes in the lilting sound of bells! 

11:10 am, 1pm: Family Film Sunday: Fire and Ice: New Animation from Russia, in the Doris Duke Theatre. $3 adults, $1 children

Art Activities

Decorate giant gingerbread men: You make the decorations for these "freshly baked" three-foot-tall cardboard gingerbread men: puffy paper "frosting" and paper buttons for the eyes, nose and mouth. The dressed-up gingerbread men will then be taped to the wall for everyone to see. 

Decorate gingerbread houses: Create ornaments for four-foot-tall gingerbread houses. Draw on paper "bricks," create paper candy canes, and quilled Christmas "lights." The free-standing decorated houses will be displayed for all to see.  


Bento (chicken thigh, grilled ham, hot dog, eggs, rice & furikake), $6

Roast beef sub, $5

Hot dog with chips, $4

Spam or hot dog musubi, $2


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.

Congratulations to November winner Ai Victoria Langevin, age nine, of Honolulu!