Classes and Workshops at SKEA

Growing Edible & Medicinal MUSHROOMS
Saturday, May 5
1-4 PM

Food From Wood: Growing Edible & Medicinal Mushrooms on Logs, Stumps, and Wood Chips

This class will be taught by Zack Mermel of Ola Design Group, a collaboration of designers, horticulturists, ecologists, and land stewardship professionals based on Hawai'i Island.

Cost of workshop is $55, and includes the two Get Started Kits.

Please click on poster for more information

To register, please call the SKEA office at 808-328-9392 or

Upcoming Workshops/Events at SKEA

Food From Wood: Growing Edible & Medicinal Mushrooms on Logs, Stumps, and Wood Chips
with Zach Mermel
Saturday, May 5, noon-3 pm
More information

Lei Making Workshop
Saturday, May 12
More information

Mauka Talent Show
Saturday, May 26, 5:30 pm
Contact Ali Rabin to sign up @ 896-2944

Summer Art Camp for ages 6-11
Monday-Friday, June 11-22

Magic Camp for ages 10-18
first week of June, stay tuned

Creative Play & Expression
Explorations in the Visual Arts and Pottery
for students ages 11-18
June 2, 9 & 16 12:30-4 PM
More information

Ongoing Classes at SKEA

SKEA hosts a variety of classes every week. Our adult classes are independently run by each instructor. Please contact the instructors directly for more information or to register for a class. For a full listing, see the SKEA Calendar.

We make our facility available to artists, musicians, teachers and other health and cultural practitioners for classes and workshops. For more information, see SKEA Facility Rentals.

For questions about classes, please send email to

Belly Dancing- starting March 10
Saturdays, 10:45-noon
Alay`nya- 703-618-5847
More information

Brazilian Zouk Dancingis on hiatus until Spring
at SKEA on Thursdays 6:45–7:45PM $10.
Contact Marie: 609-577-2349

Friday (except for the 2nd Friday of the month), 6:00 PM
All Instruments, especially Ukulele/Guitar/ and Singers too.
Beverages and Pupus Welcome. SKEA Building usage Donation $ 5.
Call Susie Weaver 936-5817

Karate with Zach Nye
Youth class- ages 6+-Thursdays, 5:30-6:30 pm.;
Adults- Monday, 6:30-7:30 pm
Special workshop Sat.,, March 10, 1:00-2:30 pm

Mondays, 5:00 pm.
Malama Chamberlain, 987-6986

Polynesian Dance
Mahina Saunders 345-5181 re: hula class
Wednesday, 4:30-5:30 PM Beginnners
Wednesday, 5:30-6:30 PM Advanced

Virginia Holte 329-8876
Saturday, 7:45-9:00 AM

Sumi-e (Japanese Ink Brush Painting)
Ellen Crocker,
Email or call 328-8131 for more information
2nd Saturday of each month 11AM- 1 PM at SKEA
Fee $20 Supplies are not included, please contact Ellen for supply info

Tai Chi
For information about tai chi at SKEA, call
Alice Sherer, 323-3332 ,
Tuesdays, 5:30 - 6:30 pm.
Saturdays, 9:30-10:30 am

Saturday, March 17, 9:30 am

Breathing the T’ai Chi Chuan Form
Tuesdays, March 13-April 10, 5:30 - 6:30 pm.
Step-by-step instruction of the beginning postures of Yang style Form along with Ta’i Chi breathing. Five classes, $10 per session.

Sandy Harrington, instructor - call @ (808) 328-2641
Sundays 8AM-10am