HiSAM Free Events
ART LUNCH: Hooge Ryu Hana Nuuzi no Kai Nakasone Dance Academy ~ Okinawan Dance Then and Now
Tuesday, June 28 | 12:00 p.m. – 1:00 p.m. | First Floor Multipurpose Room
The Nakasone Dance Academy led by Grandmaster Lynne Yoshiko Nakasone will present a traditional court dance, as well as new choreographed ones so that you can feel and see the transition of culture through dance. For more details: Art Lunch.
First Friday: 5th Annual Evening of Jazz
Friday, July 1 | 6:00 p.m. – 9:00 p.m. | HiSAM
Enjoy this annual tradition with jazz performances by Al Harrington, Ginai, Starr Kalahiki and Renee Ebalarosa, with back-up provided by the Mike Lewis and Friends Band, and special guest Wally Amos. For more details: First Friday.
Second Saturday: Art + Engineering ~ Building with Shapes!
Saturday, July 9 | 11:00 a.m. – 3:00 p.m. | First Floor Multipurpose Room
Get into SHAPES and combine your creations into your own unique abstract sculpture. For more details: Second Saturday.
Art Lunch: Mahi LaPierre ~ `Ukēkē: The Indigenous Stringed-Instrument of Hawaiʻi
Tuesday, July 26 | 12:00 p.m. – 1:00 p.m. | First Floor Multipurpose Room
Mahi La Pierre will be bringing a quiver of ʻūkēkē and share how these instruments are made and how to play them. For more details about his lecture: Art Lunch.