August 2

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Sunday August 2
Giving Birth: The Castle Experience
Castle Medical Center, four Sundays starting Aug. 2, 2-4 p.m., $45/person, $80/couple. Learn different aspects of the birth experience, from preparing for the hospital to caring for you and your baby. Pre-registration required. (263-5400,

Life & Happiness Talk
Happiness U, 560 N. Nimitz Hwy., Ste. 117A, 1:30-2:30 p.m., free. Hear from founder Alice Inoue about how it is possible to change your life by changing your focus, and experience firsthand what Happiness U has to offer. Pre-registration required. (

Sundays at the Bay: Science and the Deep Sea
Hanauma Bay Nature Preserve, Education Alcove Classroom, 3-4 p.m., free. Watch a screening of “Voice of the Sea: Deep Sea Lab” from Sea Grant Hawaii. (397-5840)

Swing Dance Club Hawaii
The Palladium at Ala Wai Golf Course Clubhouse, 404 Kapahulu Ave., 6-9:15 p.m., $5/members, $8/general. Enjoy a lesson and then open dancing in swing, cha cha, waltz, night club 2-step, CW, salsa, fox trot and more. (778-6480)

Back-to-School Blessing
Hawaii Kotohira Jinsha–Hawaii Dazaifu Tenmangu, 1239 Olomea St., 10 a.m.-2 p.m., free. A new school year is a time of change and excitement. The blessing honors educators and students of all ages. (841-4755,

Celebrations Pearl City Shopping Center Craft & Gift Fairs
850 Kamehameha Hwy., 9 a.m.-2 p.m., free. More than 40 vendors sell handcrafted jewelry, kitchen towels, baby clothes, handmade soaps and more. (479-5525,

Comic Jam Hawaii
Pearlridge Center Downtown, Center Court, Aug. 2 and 16, 1-4 p.m., free. Join a gathering of local artists who create collaborative cartoons and sketches while talking story. (203-2366)

Hawaii Polo Club
Hawaii Polo Club, 68-411 Farrington Hwy., Sundays through Aug. 9, 11 a.m. gates open, $12. Hawaii Polo Club plays its 2015 season. (439-6394 ext. 101,

Honolulu Polo Club 2015 Season
Honolulu Polo Club in Waimanalo, Sundays through Oct. 25, 3 p.m., $5. Enjoy the 29th season of polo with Honolulu Polo Club. (, 521-6927)

Spay & Neuter Hawaii Clinic
Call for location and times in Maili, $30/cats, $65/dogs. Low cost, high volume, high integrity spay and neuter clinic by Animal Care Foundation in Maili. Includes microchip and meds. (396-3333,

’Ho‘ahu ‘Ana o Na Mele’ Book Signing
Ward Warehouse Amphitheater and Na Mea Hawaii, 3-5:30 p.m., free. Celebrate Aunty Noelani Mahoe and the release of the book “Ho‘ahu ‘Ana o Na Mele,” her new collection of music, stories and photos. (