Imiloa astronomy center’s weeklong wayfinding camp inspires young minds

Keiki build and race their own canoes Tuesday at Imiloa Astronomy Center's wayfinding camp, “Where the Sky Meets the Sea."

Kaina Warholoski, 6, races his canoe Tuesday during Imiloa Astronomy Center’s wayfinding camp. (STEPHANIE SALMONS/Tribune-Herald)

Searching for the lost "Heart of Tefiti," keiki learn about compasses and navigation Tuesday as part of Imiloa Astronomy Center's weeklong wayfinding camp, “Where the Sky Meets the Sea."

STEPHANIE SALMONS/Tribune-Herald Keiki learn to make cordage Tuesday during ‘Imiloa Astronomy Center’s wayfinding camp.

HILO — Excited cheers echoed throughout the parking lot about lunchtime Tuesday at Imiloa Astronomy Center in Hilo.