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Makalii Senior Captain Chadd Paishon explains to how to use the hoe (paddle) to steer the canoe. (Photo courtesy of Waimea Country School)

Making a classroom-canoe connection

MEDIA RELEASE Waimea Country School’s fourth and fifth grade students recently visited the Makalii, the Polynesian Voyaging Society’s third voyaging canoe, as part of their history and social studies class. Students were able to explore the vessel and talk to Master Navigators Shorty Bertelmann and Chadd Paishon about their experiences aboard the Makalii and her […]

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Waimea Middle School ‘Journey of Learning’ (May 22)

MEDIA RELEASE Waimea Middle School extends an open invitation to the community to celebrate student accomplishments. The free evening event, “Journey of Learning,” is 6 p.m. Wednesday, May 22 at Kahilu Town Hall. Doors open at 5:15 p.m. for cocoa, coffee, sandwiches and cookies. The community is encouraged to arrive early to enjoy refreshments and […]

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Paishon workshop on Hokulea voyage

MEDIA RELEASE Waimea Middle School’s Ike Hawaii program – in partnership with Na Kalai Waa – invites students, families and community friends to the second in a series of workshops to share and connect with the values and cultural and academic “lessons” of voyaging to help prepare to follow and support the four-year worldwide sail […]

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