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Sharing Treasure: Learn to Play Hanafuda

May 5, 2024 @ 1:00 pm - 2:30 pm

Photo of Hanafuda Hawaii creator Helen Nakano.

Bring one, bring all for this Special pre-Mother’s Day program!  Helen Nakano, founder of Hanafuda Hawaiʻi will share the story of how she discovered the cultural significance of Hanafuda; a traditional Japanese card game.  Following this, participants will be able to learn and play Hanafuda!

For those interested, Hanafuda packs will be available for purchase at the end of the program.  Thank you to the Friends of Kaimukī Public Library for your assistance with this program.

Pre-registration for this program is advised.  Please contact the Kaimukī Public Library at (808)733-8422 or come in-person to the Adult Reference Desk to register.

Anyone who requires an auxiliary aid or service for effective communication, or a modification of policies or procedures to participate in a program, service, or activity should contact library staff as soon as possible.  Advance requests 48 hours or more before the event are encouraged, but not required.


May 5, 2024
1:00 pm - 2:30 pm
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Adults, Children, Families, Teens


Oahu – Kaimuki
1041 Koko Head Ave
Honolulu, HI 96816 United States
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