SUMMER '24: Youth Artivists Hawai‘i

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Dates: 
Monday, July 29, 2024 - 10:00am to Friday, August 2, 2024 - 2:00pm
5 days remaining

Youth Artivists Hawai‘i 

July 29-August 2

10am-2pm

Ages 11-13

Application Deadline: Tuesday, May 28, 2024

Employing a dynamic mix of science, engineering, art and culture, students will explore ocean conservation issues globally and locally. In this arts based research format, students will learn artistic techniques and skills, as well as, participate in hands-on activities with the MEGA Lab like coral reef mapping, data collection, and AR technology. 

 

An artivist is someone who uses creativity to convey a message. These student artivists will then use their knowledge and ideas about the importance of kai conservation to paint a mural alongside a professional local muralist, Shar Tuiasoa (Punky Aloha Studio). 

 

This STEAM camp is a fun and special experience that promises to impact those participating and the entire community.

A partnership between the EHCC, the MEGA Lab, and PangeaSeed

 

This program is FREE thanks to funding from the Atherton Family Foundation, the Hawaii Community Foundation, First Hawaiian Bank and the Wanderlust Fund.

 

Location: MEGA Lab @ Mokupāpapa Discovery Center (upstairs), 76 Kamehameha Avenue, Hilo

Students should bring their own lunch. If lunch cannot be provided, please email [email protected].

Completion of this form does not guarantee your child a spot in the program. You will be notified by Friday, June 7 regarding your child's acceptance.

-APPICATIONS ARE NOW CLOSED-

For questions please email [email protected]

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