HXG Workshop: Decorate Eggs the Xeriscape Way & Garden Egg Hunt

decorate eggs xeriscape way workshop


The Honolulu Board of Water Supply (BWS), in partnership with the Friends of Halawa Xeriscape Garden (FOHXG), is offering its 12th Annual Decorate Eggs, the Xeriscape Way Workshop and Easter Egg Hunt. This ever-popular keiki workshop demonstrates the traditional Easter egg decorating activity with a creative and environmentally-friendly twist.


Saturday, April 20, 2019
10:30 a.m. to 1 p.m.


Halawa Xeriscape Garden
99-1268 Iwaena Street
Halawa Valley’s Central Park
Industrial Area
(get directions)


$8 per family and Friends of Halawa membership “Friend” level
$3 for supporting, corporate and lifetime memberships
We accept cash and checks.


Why not try something new this year? Parents and keiki are invited to celebrate the Easter holiday by signing up for the 12th Annual Decorate an Egg, the Xeriscape Way workshop. Keiki will create unique, naturally-inspired Easter egg designs and hunt for prize-filled eggs hidden in the Halawa Xeriscape Garden! Keiki will also learn how they can conserve our precious water resource through Xeriscape.

This activity is suitable for children ages 2 through 12 and all keiki must be supervised by a responsible adult. Visit our website www.boardofwatersupply.com or call 748-5315 for more information about the exciting workshops held at the Halawa Xeriscape Garden.


Adults must bring the following items for each keiki participating:

  • Four to six boiled or blown eggs to decorate.
  • A basket to collect eggs during the egg hunt.
  • A brown bag lunch to be enjoyed after the workshop (optional).


Advanced registration is required. Registration begins on Tuesday, April 2, 2019, and closes at 2 p.m. on Friday, April 19, 2019, or when all spaces are filled. Call (808) 748-5315 or email workshops@hbws.org to register. BWS security and workshop registration requires submittal of participants full name, home address, phone number, and email address where applicable.

See the 2018-2019 workshop schedule.