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July 10

Thursday July 10
Advance Directives
Kaiser Permanente, Waipio Medical Office, 10-11:30 a.m., free, valid picture ID required. Learn how to understand forms for end-of-life decisions and who can help to complete advance directives. Advanced registration is required. (432-2260)

Art Explorium, Thursdays through July 31, 4-5:30 p.m., $15/class, ages 7 and older. Learn about various forms of printmaking, from stamping to stencils. Advanced registration is required. (

Yoga Pilates
Kaiser Permanente, Waipio Medical Office, Thursdays through July 31, 5:30-6:30 p.m., $75/member, $104.50/non-member. A combination of yoga and Pilates for a full body workout. Advanced registration is required. (432-2260)

Courtyard Cinema
Ward Village Information Center and Sales Gallery, 6 p.m., free. The night also includes refreshments, activities and special guest Jason Baffa, renowned documentary filmmaker. (

Living with Arthritis and Diabetes
Castle Medical Center’s Wellness Center Auditorium, 6-7:30 p.m., free. Orthopedic surgeon and join replacement specialist Linda Rasmussen, M.D. shares “secrets” of keeping arthritis pain under control with exercise and by avoiding certain foods and enjoying other foods that promote joint health. Advanced registration is required. (263-5400,

Daytime Sun-viewing
Waimea Public Library, 2 p.m., free. Astronomers Jason Chu and Laurie Urban of University of Hawaii Institute for Astronomy provide an introduction and information session about the sun. View the sun through specially-filtered binoculars and telescopes, and see sunspots, filaments and flares. (338-6848)

Foster Botanical Garden, 5:45 p.m., contact for cost. The USAD Band of the Pacific-Hawaii performs. (

Piano Recital
University of Hawaii at Manoa, Orvis Auditorium, 7:30 p.m., free. Students participating in Masaki School of Music’s Hawaii International Summer Piano Academy perform an evening recital. (

Chaos and Order
Gallery of Hawaii Artists, July 3-Sept. 25, contact for days, times and cost. Polish-born fine artist Rafal Cholodzinski presents his paintings that feature creative interpretations of various landscapes including those found in Europe, North America and tropical environments of Western Africa. (

Smokey Joe’s Cafe
Manoa Valley Theatre, July 3-20, 7:30 p.m. Wednesdays and Thursdays, 8 p.m. Fridays and Saturdays, 4 p.m. Sundays, $20-$35. The season finale of Manoa Valley Theatre’s 45th season is Tony Award nominated best musical “Smokey Joe’s Cafe.” (988-6131,

Waikiki Parc Features Nate Ditzler
Waikiki Parc Hotel Lobby, Parc Promenade Gallery, through Aug. 29, daily operational hours of the hotel, free admission. The hotel features Nat Ditzler’s ceramic sculptures. A reception takes place from 6 to 8 p.m. June 5. (

Warren Stenberg: The Works
Hoomaluhia Botanical Garden Gallery, July 3-31, daily, 9 a.m.-4 p.m., free. An exhibit featuring realism, abstraction, still life, portraits, landscapes, seascapes. cityscapes and more in a variety of artistic mediums. Meet the artist July 12 from 3 to 5 p.m. (233-7323)