Classes and Workshops at SKEA

GOURD DESIGN WORKSHOP back by popular demand
Join instructors Louise Winn and Susie Weaver in exploring the possibilities and challenges of decorating a curved surface

SATURDAY, October 27, 1:00-4:00 PM

Tuition is $15 for SKEA members and $20 for non-members.
This workshop is available to all ages, but children under 12 must be accompanied by an adult.

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Call SKEA @ (808) 328-9392 for more info or to register

This workshop is sponsored by the County of Hawai'i, and also by the State Foundation on Culture and the Arts, through appropriations from the Hawaii State Legislation, and by the National Endowment for the Arts.

Upcoming Workshops/Events at SKEA

Growning Edible & Medicinal MUSHROOMS
Sunday, November 11, 1pm- 4 pm
Food from Wood: Growing Edible & Medicinal Mushrooms on Logs, Stumps and Wood Chips
Mushroom Workshop Poster

SILK Painting workshop with Marya Mann
Saturday, November 17, 1:00-5:00 PM &
Sunday, November 18, 10 AM – 2 PM.
ALL AGES WELCOME. Call SKEA @ (808) 328-9392 for more info or to register

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
Aloha Belly Dance Website

Brazilian Zouk Dancing Starting new class!
Please contact the instructor, 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, 5:45-6:45 pm.;
Adults-Monday, 6:00-7:00 pm

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