march, 2019

16mar9:00 am12:00 pmCordage WorkshopHosted by Maui Nui Botanical GardensGecko Guide:Culturally Significant

Event Details

March 16,  9am-12pm

Cordage Workshop

The craft of using cordage or rope to bind materials together was highly developed in Hawaiian culture. In this class, students will learn various techniques for making cordage. Participants will explore fibers from a variety of native and canoe plants with UH-MC lecturer Cathy Davenport. She has taught a variety of classes at UH-MC, most currently Hawaiian Field Biology. Cathy holds an M.S. in Ethnobotany from UH Manoa, where Dr. Isabella Abbott was her adviser. Cost: $50, or $25 for current garden members. Call 249-2798 or email for reservations. This workshop is sponsored by the Hawaii Tourism Authority.

Hosted by Maui Nui Botanical Gardens


(Saturday) 9:00 am - 12:00 pm


Maui Nui Botanical Gardens

150 Kanaloa Ave.