GIFT ALERT! Register a friend or family to make their own paddle with Uncle Bobby at Heʻeia State Park for three weekends. We can even make them a special gift certificate.

puakea student paddle makers

Uncle Bobby’s once a year paddle workshop is a rich experience in learning about Hawaiian culture, tropical woods, and the ocean sport of outrigger canoeing.

  • Learn how paddles are made and repaired.
  • Enjoy the hands-on experience of finishing your own paddle to take home.
  • Makes a great gift for your family members and friends!
  • This program is great for adults and families have a great time doing this together!

Dates: February Feb 4 & 5; 11 & 12; 18 & 19, 2017 (Three weekends)
Time: 9 am-3 pm
Location:  Puakea Foundation Learning Center at Heʻeia State Park in Kaneohe. Directions will be sent to you after you register.
Donation: $350 (includes membership)

Please click the Donate button below to register for the course:

If you have additional questions, please email Aunty Pat at waamau@puakea.org.

Be sure to join our email list in the bottom left area of the page so we can contact you about all of the Foundation events!

Workshop fee includes all supplies to make your own hand-made wood paddle. This program is limited to 10 people so act soon!

Paddle Maker Chris Gardner made this awesome YouTube video from the 2013 workshop!

A hui hou!