Habitat for Humanity Hawaii Island offers dads, kids chance to bond at DIY clinic

  • Eoin Mast, left, props up boards as his daughter Alana, center, and Daniel, right, put together a grill utensil rack at an event hosted Saturday by Habitat for Humanity Hawaii Island in partnership with the Hawaii State Commission on Fatherhood. (Cameron Miculka/West Hawaii Today).
  • Caleb Milliken, left, holds a board steady while his son, Samsen, assembles a grill utensil rack at an event hosted Saturday by Habitat for Humanity Hawaii Island in partnership with the Hawaii State Commission on Fatherhood. (Cameron Miculka/West Hawaii Today).

KAILUA-KONA — As a child, Caleb Milliken built a birdhouse with his father. Today, he recalls the deep sense of pride he got from an experience that has stuck with him over the years.