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August 4

Monday August 4
Basic Computer Class For Senior Citizens
Carole Kai Charities, Inc. (418 Kuwili St. room 102), contact for time, free. Senior citizens are invited to sign up for a two-hour computer class to learn basic computer concepts that include e-mail, use of the interview, composing documents and more. Advanced registration is required. (291-6151)

Kaiser Permanente, Honolulu Medical Office, June 23-Aug. 21, Mon.-Thurs., 9:30-10:30 a.m., $4/member, $5/non-member. An exercise class for those who have difficulty walking and are using an assistive device, such as a cane, walker or wheelchair. Must be capable of continuous exercise for 20-25 minutes. Advanced registration is required. (432-2260)

Dance Fitness Class
Waikiki Beach Walk, through Aug. 28, 9-10 a.m. and 10-11 a.m. Mondays and Wednesdays, 4:30-5:30 p.m. Thursdays, $15. Waikiki Beach Walk offers dance fitness classes with Willow Chang, a renowned belly dance performer and choreographer. Advanced registation is required (at Shiatsu & Massage Center or by calling). (922-0171)

Move Camp
Kaiser Permanente, Mapunapuna Medical Office, Mondays and Wednesdays through Aug. 18, 5:30-6:30 p.m., $85/member, $95/non-member, $75/ employee. Engage in a variety of exercises that build strength, cardio, balance and core, along with functional movements. Advanced registration is required. (432-2260)

MTE Intensive
Diamond Head Theatre, beings Aug. 4, contact for days, times and cost. (diamondheadtheatre.comM)

Parenting Classes
Contact for location, four Monday courses, 4:30-6 p.m., $200. Allana and Jerry Coffee offer a four-week parenting course for parents who are conflicting and divorcing, and who want strategies for minimizing the negative effects that separation and divorce can have on children. (, 258-2287)

Qi Gong
Kaiser Permanente, Honolulu Medical Office, Mondays through Aug. 11 (no class May 26) 6-7:30 p.m., $60/member, $75/non-member. An ancient form of standing meditation that activates acupuncture meridians and cultivates body energy. Advanced registration is required. (432-2260)

The Bradley Method
Castle Medical Center, 6:30-8:30 p.m., $300/two people. A comprehensive course of education in pregnancy, labor and natural childbirth. Advanced registration is required. (263-5400,

Ewa Beach Crush Youth Football
Ewa Beach Community Park, Mondays-Wednesdays through August, contact for times and cost. Ewa Beach Crush youth football holds registration for its termite tackle division for youth ages 8-11. (351-7673,

YouthSpark Summer Camp
Microsoft at Ala Moana Center, 10 a.m.-noon (ages 8-10) or 1-3 p.m. (ages 11-13), free.Microsoft offers a chance for kids to get hands-on and creative with the latest technology. This week’s topic is “smart movie making.” Advanced registration is required. (

Live Music
Hard Rock Cafe Honolulu, 5-11 p.m., no cover charge. Zanuck & Piranha Duo perform from 5 to 7 p.m. followed by Blues Mondays: Blue Train. (

Living Lacquer Traditions
East-West Center Gallery, through Sept. 7, 8 a.m.-5 p.m. weekdays, noon-4 p.m. Sundays, free admission. Lacquer has been used in Asia for more than 7,000 years. The exhibition features untensils, musical instruments, traditional tea preparation services, religious manuscripts, dishes and paintings. (944-7177,

Photographs of Hawaii
Halekulani (promenade next to House Without a Key), through Aug. 31, daily, 9 a.m.-8 p.m., free. In celebration of its 30th anniversary, Halekulani presents Photographs of Hawaii – Where Tradewinds Blow, featuring works by Caroline Haskins Gurrey and A.R. Gurrey Jr. (