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April 26

Saturday April 26
CLASSES
American Red Cross Instructor Training
American Red Cross, 4155 Diamond Head Rd., April 26-27, 9 a.m.-4 p.m., $500. For those interested in becoming American Red Cross First Aid/CPR/AED instructors. Advanced registration is required. (456-0431, earl.yamaguchi@redcross.org)

Bamboo Basics
Mulkern Nursery, 10 a.m., free. Topics include identifying common bamboo, selecting the right bamboo for your area, bamboo care and more. (mulkernlandscaping.com/event/bamboo-basics)

Downsizing and Decluttering
Simply Organized, Kapolei, 1-2 p.m., free. Learn ways to de-clutter your home and improve your home’s perceived value. (693-8888)

Found Notecards and Gift Tags
Manoa Public Library, 10:30-11:30 a.m., free. Eco-craftor Evelyn Nakamura demonstrates who to create attractive notecards and gift tags from materials easily found in your home or community. All supplies provided. This program is for adults; registration is required. (988-0459)

Nature Photography
Palikea Trail, 7 a.m.-noon, $15/person, $40/families of up to three people. An interactive hike on the Palikea trail to combine a love for nature and photography. Wear shoes with good traction and long pants, and bring a water bottle, sunscreen, jacket and camera. Advanced registration is required. (malamalearningcenter.org)

COMMUNITY
Craft, Gift and Rubberstamp Expo
Neal Blaisdell Center, Hawaii Suites, 9 a.m.-3 p.m., free. Featuring local vendors selling a variety of crafts, gift items and craft supplies. A large crafter’s clearance sale also is part of this event. (nanstar@hawaii.rr.com)

De-Cluttering and Downsizing
Waialae Country Club, 9:30-11 a.m., free. Ellyn Sollars, a professional organizer from De-Clutter 2 Design joins Yumi, Dawn and Christina, SRES realtors, to share what it takes to prepare a home to be sold. Advanced registration is required. (282-1399)

Earth Day Awareness Festival
Hanauma Bay Nature Preserve, 10 a.m.-1 p.m., free. Hanauma Bay Nature Preserve holds a special Earth Day event featuring information, interactive activities and volunteer opportunities. (hbaynews@hawaii.edu)

Emergency Preparedness Fair
The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Waimanalo Chapel, 41-972 Oluolu St., 9 a.m.-1 p.m., free. (259-7222)

Free E-Waste
Nuuanu Congregational Church, 9 a.m.-2 p.m., free. Materials accepted include computers, monitors, laptops and more. Unacceptable items include: TVs, alkaline batteries, microwaves and home appliances. (ewastehawaii.com, 488-8870)

Going Green
Waikele Elementary School, 9 a.m.-1 p.m., free. Acceptable items include scrap metals, bicycles, appliances, computers, printers and more. Unacceptable items include: tires, paint, microwave ovens, motor oil hazardous fluids, cardboard, paper, plastics, wood and bulky items. Canned goods to support Hawaii Food Bank also accepted. Curbside pick-up also is available. (677-6100, 291-6151)

Green Day in Nuuanu
Nuuanu Congregational Church, 9 a.m.-2 p.m., free. Featuring a variety of quality plants from church members’ gardens, including orchids, herbs and hydroponic grown lettuce. Beginner hydroponic worm condo kits, commercial worm condos and healthy garbage worms also available for various prices. (593-3935, nuuanu.org)

Mensa Admission Test
Contact for location, 1:30-4 p.m., $40. The Mens Admission Test consists of two separate tests and candidates may take either test battery or both. Only one score at, or above the 98 percentile is required to qualify for Mensa membership. Advanced registration is required. (240-2092, testing@hawaii.us.mensa.org)

Mother’s Day Art Sale
Waioli Tea Room lanai, 9 a.m.-2 p.m., free. Featured artists include Constance Liu (ceramics), Dominica Sattler (ceramics), Diana Jeon (digital art), Shelle Avecilla (ceramics), Ken Kern (paintings), Alice Lam Leitner and Maria Smedegaard (terrariums) and Kate Partika (jewelry). (tikaartsale@gmail.com)

National Take Back Initiative
Windward Mall, IHOP Wing, 10 a.m.-2 p.m. Shoppers are invited to bring their old unwanted or expired medication for safe disposal at this year’s National Take Back Initiative. (windwardmall.com, 235-1143)

Pride for Ewa
Hoaluana Park, 91-1330 Keaunui Dr., 11 a.m.-5 p.m., contact for cost. Pride for Ewa features entertainment, rides, games and food. A non-profit event promoting community pride in West Oahu. (facebook.com/egca)

Spring Craft Fair and Chicken Sale
Kaelepulu School Grounds, 8 a.m.-1 p.m., contact for cost. Kaelepulu holds a craft far and chicken sale. (372-6752, teramuraohana@aol.com)

Teddy Bear Drive
Windward Mall, Center Court, 10 a.m.-2 p.m., donations accepted. Prevent Child Abuse Hawaii hosts its 17th annual teddy bear drive. This year, they hope to collect more than 6,000 teddy bears and other stuffed animals to share with local keiki who were victims of child abuse. (951-0200, preventchildabusehawaii.org)

World Tai Chi Day Celebration
Kahala Mall Center Stage, 10-11 a.m., free. An annual event celebrated worldwide to inform the public about what tai chi is and to help understand the benefits of tai chi. (everydaytaichi@gmail.com, 377-5191)

HHS Hiking Club
Waimano Valley Trail, 8:30 a.m., free. The Hawaiian Humane Society hiking club, Paws on the Path, is led by an experienced hiker who also is a volunteer with the Society. (hawaiianhumane.org, 356-2222)

MUSIC
11th Hour
Kelley O’Neil’s, 9 p.m.-1 a.m., free, ages 21 and older. Na Hoku Hanohano nominee for “Rock Album of the Year,” 11th Hour performs. (347-1323)

Jazz Peace Concert
Byodo-In Valley of the Temples, 12:30-3:30 p.m., contact for cost. Steve Jones performs bass, Rick Broadwell plays the trumpet and flugalhorn, and Mihoko M provides vocals with special guest Shari Lynn. (239-9844)

Nando Suan and Mike Barques
Brasserie Du Vin, 8-11 p.m., contact for cost. Nando Suan and Mike Barques perform jazz. (384-7223)

Ron Artis
Hawaii Homeless Veterans Center, 11 a.m., contact for cost. (ronartisfamilyband.com, 371-3895)

Shantytown
Downbeat Lounge, 9 p.m., free, 2 and older. Bands: Pressure Down Soundsystem. Genre: Rocksteady, reggae and bluebeat. (533-2328)

Tim Rose
Town Center of Mililani, 7-8 p.m., free. Town Center of Mililani features Saturday Night Music with Tim Rose. (625-0108, towncenterofmililani.com)

Warren Hill
Honolulu Museum, Doris Duke Theatre, 7:30 p.m., $45/general admission, $40/members. (honolulumseum.org, 532-8700)

YelaWolf
The Republik, 8 p.m., $30 in advance, increases the day of the show plus applicable fees. (groovetickets.com)

DJ Competition
Bar 35, 9 p.m.-2 a.m., $5/cover, 21 and older. $150 cash prize. Entries judged on mixing ability, technical skill, transitional flow, crowd reaction, ability to move the dance floor, and showmanship and style. (bar35hawaii.com)

5th Annual Hot Pursuit
Waterfront Plaza, 8:30-9:30 a.m. registration, 9:45 a.m. start time, each team must of 2-6 must pledge to raise a minimum of $250, individuals may choose to walk for $35. Hospice Hawaii’s fifth annual Hot Pursuit fundraising event supports the organization’s mission to bring hope, reduce fears and impact lives. (hospicehawaii.org)

Harlem Globetrotters
Blaisdell Center, 2 and 7:30 pm., contact for cost. World famous Harlem Globetrotters bring their 2014 “Fans Rule” Tour to Hawaii. (harlemglobetrotters.com/hawaii)

Hot Pursuit
Kakaako, contact for time and cost. Hospice Hawaii holds its fifth annual fundraiser, Hot Pursuit, challenging teams to search for various locations while solving riddles and completing fun and unusual tasks along the way. Participants also are invited to enjoy family friendly activities and more. (hospicehawaii.org, 791-8045)

STEM Wine Tasting and Fundraiser
The Plaza Club, 6-9 p.m., $100. Armed Forces Communication and Electronics Association holds a Hawaii Educational Foundation STEM wine tasting and fundraiser. The night also includes a STEM scholarship fundraiser and a silent auction. (afceahieducationfoudnation.org)

THE ARTS
A Space Between
Honolulu Museum of Art, Spalding House, through May 12, 10 a.m.-4 p.m. Saturdays, noon-4 p.m. Sundays and 10 a.m.-4 p.m. May 7, contact for cost. View Orvis Artist-In-Residence Andrew Binkley work on his site-specific and interactive installation, A Space Between. (honolulumseum.org)

Casablanca
Hawaii Theatre Center, 7:30 p.m., $15. Hawaii Theatre Center screens “Casblanca.” VIP tickets available for $30 and include a pre-screening party at 5 p.m. featuring complimentary pupu and cocktails. (528-0506, hawaiitheatre.com)

Full Circle
Paliku Theatre, 7:30 p.m. April 26 and 4 p.m. April 27, $15-$20. Alive Arts Foundation presents “Full Circle,” a ballet created and produced by Maria Jose Beltran showcasing the talents of local dancers and artists. (277-2731, 277-6619)

Ginny Walden Spring Show
41-829 Kakaina St., A-4, Waimanalo, through May 21, Monday-Saturday, 10 a.m.-5 p.m., free. View portraits of locals captured at farmers’ markets and bus stops along with drawings, paintings and sculptures. (389-0579, info@blueskyhealingarts.com)

Grinds: The Story of Food in Hawaii
Tenney Theatre, Saturdays through April 26 and May 3 and 10 at 4:30 p.m., $10-$20. Honolulu Theatre for Youth closes its 59th season with the world premiere of multi-media musical “Grinds: The Story of Food in Hawaii.” (htyweb.org, 839-9885)

Mark Jacobsen
Pegge Hopper Gallery, through April 26, 11 a.m.-5 p.m. Tues.-Sat., free. Mark Jacobsen’s “Painted Driftwood Assemblages” is on display. Meet the artist Feb 4 from 6 to 8 p.m. (524-1160)

Haiku Valley Clean-Up Service Day
Meet at top of Haiku Rd., deadline to register is April 26, clean-up takes place April 27, 9:30 a.m.-2 p.m. When registering, must provide contacts with email/phone number. Wear long pants, long sleeves, closed toe shoes, sun screen and mosquito repellent. Lunch and tolls provided. (221-5662, koolaufoundation@gmail.com)

Pouhala Marsh Clean-Up and Restoration
Pouhala Marsh, Waipahu, 8:30-11:30 a.m., free, contact to sign up. Volunteers clean-up marsh used by Hawaii Nature Center educational programs, which is the largest of the remaining wetland habitats in Pearl Harbor. (955-0100, ext. 118, volunteer@hawaiinaturecenter.org)

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