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July 19

Saturday July 19
Acting for Kids
Kathy Muller Talent & Modeling Agency, June 7-July 19, contact for days, 9-11 a.m., contact for cost. Learn to model and act for TV and film through facial expressions, body movement, photo posing and script reading. For those ages 6-12. Summer specials are available. (

Android: Getting Started
Verizon Wireless, 8:45-10 a.m., free. Advanced registration is required. (

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)

Building Your Home For Life
Honolulu Country Club, 9-11 a.m., free. More people in Hawaii are turning to large additions or plan to demolish and build new instead of purchasing a new home. Learn where to start, how to select a builder, what to watch our for and more. Space is limited; advanced registration is required. (593-2808,

Downsizing and Decluttering
Simply Organized, Kahala Mall, 10-11 a.m., free. Learn ways to de-clutter your home and improve your home’s perceived value, as well as tips to S.O.R.T. your things into four piles and questions to ask yourself during the process. (739-7007)

FreedomRail Demo
Simply Organized, Kapolei, 1-2 p.m., free. Learn to create the space easily with FreedomRail closet systems. (693-8888)

Meditate and Breathe
Kaiser Permanente, Honolulu Medical Office, May 3-Aug. 16, Saturdays, 9-10 a.m., $75/members, $97.50/non-members. A slow-paced yoga class to promote inner peace by matching your breath with the movement of your body. Advanced registration is required. (432-2260)

Taking Better Photos
Windward Community College, Hale Alakai 102, 9 a.m.noon, $80 plus a $10 lab fee. Learn simple techniques of digital photography and how to use a digital camera in different modes. Participants must bring their own digital camera (SLR recommended). Advanced registration is required. (235-7433)

Writing Retreat
Windward Community College, Hale Akoakoa 107 and 109, 9:30 a.m.-2 p.m., $10-$12. An opportunity to meet and write in company with other beginning and experienced writers. Advanced registration is required. (235-7433)

43rd Annual Luau
Kaumakapili Church, 10 a.m.-5 p.m., $20. This year, only take-out boxes are being prepared. Plates include traditional luau dishes including kalua pig, chicken long rice, poi, lomi salmon and more. Advanced registration is required. (, 845-0908)

Aiea Public Library Grand Opening
Aiea Public Library, 10 a.m., free. The new environmentally-friendly library holds a grand opening ceremony. The new library replaces the former 10,724-square-foot building that opened in 1964. (

Book Sale
Kailua Public Library, through Aug. 30, 10 a.m.-noon Mondays, Wednesdays and Fridays; 1-7 p.m. Tuesdays and Thursdays; 10 a.m.-2 p.m. Saturdays. The Friends of Kailua Library Bookstore sell all K-12 books at the sale price of five for $1 (does not include children’s picture books). (392-1824)

Classic Car Show
Windward Mall, Macy’s parking lot, 5-9 p.m., free. East End Hot Rod Club showcases its classic cars. (

Diamond Magic Demonstration
City Mill Waianae, 10 a.m.-2 p.m., free. A live demonstration on how Diamond Magic can remove water spots and stains in different areas around the home. (696-6996)

E Ola Koa
Windward Mall, Center Court, 10 a.m.-noon, free. E Ola Koa, a dance fitness demo team based out of Kamehameha Elementary School performs. (

E-Waste Event
Pearl City Highlands Elementary, 9 a.m.-3 p.m., free. Materials accepted include computers, monitors, laptops, printers, fax machines, servers, telecom equipment, toner and more. Unacceptable items include TVs, alkaline batteries, microwaves and home appliances. No quantity limits. (, 488-8870)

Krud Kutter Demonstration
City Mill Kaimuki, 10 a.m.-2 p.m., free. A live demonstration on how Krud Kutter removes the toughest stains from different surfaces. (735-7636)

NeverWet Demonstration
City Mill Honolulu, 10 a.m.-2 p.m., free. A live application demonstration of NeverWet superhydrophobic coating over concrete, wood, metal and fabric. (533-3811)

Our Lady of Mount Carmel Feast Fair
Our Lady of Mount Carmel Church, 9 a.m.-3 p.m., free admission. The 75th Celebration of Our Lady of Mount Carmel Feast Fair features live entertainment, Hawaiian food, a bake sale, malasadas, keiki rides, games and more. (, 239-9269)

Rally Cross
Kalaeloa Raceway Park, contact for more information. Drivers compete against each other in a course laid out on the dirt track. (

School Supply Drive
Wahiawa Shopping Center (near Longs and at Tamura’s market), July 19 and 26, 10 a.m.-2 p.m. The Wahiawa Lions collect donations of school supplies or money to benefit children in need attending Wahiawa area schools. (621-0852)

Screen Making Demonstration
City Mill Hawaii Kai, 10 a.m.-2 p.m., free. Learn how to repair and make new insect screens,and about different types of screen materials and frames available. (396-5151)

Used Book Sale
Waialua Public Library, 2 p.m. (637-8286)

White Elephant Sale
Manoa Valley Church, 9 a.m.-1 p.m. Discover hidden treasures for items including clothes, plants, jewelry, handbags, books and more. The morning also includes a $1 food menu. All sale proceeds benefit the church’s operating fun in support of ministries. (

11th Hour Live
Kelley O’Neil’s, 9 p.m.-1 a.m., free, 21 and older. Kelley O’Neil’s presents 11th Hour live. (347-1323)

Kody Riehl
Windward Mall, Center Court, 1-2 p.m., free. A live performance by local artist Kody Riehl, known for bringing together a spectrum of different genres. (

Simplicity Live
Mo-Joe’s Sports Bar & Grill, 8 p.m., free. Come see the Jager Girls, as well as Tommy Joe’s birthday celebration. (234-6656)

Sunset Serenade
Hawaii Kai Towne Center, 5:30 p.m., free. Hawaii Kai Town Center’s 10th annual summer concert series features Na Leo Pilimihana. (396-0766,

Bishop Museum, May 10-Sept. 1, 9 a.m.-5 p.m. (closed Tuesdays), $8.95-$19.95. “GUITAR: The Instrument That Rocked the World,” invites visitors to experience 5,000 square-feet of the science, sound, history and cultural impact of the guitar through both historical artifacts and hands-on displays. (

Waimea Valley Summer Concert Series
Waimea Valley, main lawn, 1-5 p.m., $8-$20. Waimea Valley holds its second annual summer concert series. This month’s theme “hookani ka ukulele (play the ukuelele)” features Eddie Kamae, Imua Garza, Kalei Gamiao and Brittni Paiva. (

Soul’d Out Saturdays
eleven44, doors open at 8 p.m., $5, ages 21 and older. Featuring dance hits from the 70s, 80s and 90s by James Coles of 94.9 Jamz and his United DJs. (

The Party After Art
eleven44, doors open at 8 p.m., no cover charge, ages 21 and older. DJs include Captain Timo, Ramyt, Jimmy Lee, Loic Tambay and other guests. (

KalaBash Fundraiser and Silent Auction
Kumu Kahua Theatre, 5-9 p.m., $50. Kumu Kahua Theatre holds its annual KalaBash Fundraiser and Silent auction. This year honors founding member Dennis Carroll who has served the theatre for 43 years. The night also includes live music and entertainment, food and a silent auction. (536-4222,

Prince Lot Hula Festival
Moanalua Gardens, 9 a.m.-4 p.m., free. Moanalua Gardens Foundation presents the 37th annual Prince Lot Hula Festival. This year’s theme is “Kila Kila O Moanalua… Majestic is Moanalua.” The day includes performances by 12 hula halau, activities, food and more. (, 839-5334)

Sangria and Paint Party
Na Mea Hawaii/Native Books, 6-8 p.m., $35. Tickets include one free sangria, light pupu and a take-home canvas painting. Additional drinks may be purchased directly with the venue. Advanced registration is required. (

Waikiki Steel Guitar Festival
Waikiki Beachwalk’s Plaza Lawn and Stage, 3-7 p.m., free. Enjoy the sounds of the Hawaiian steel guitar in performances by artists such as Alan Akaka, Jeff Au Hoy, Bobby Ingano, Eddie Palam, Greg Sardinha and Owana Salazar. Students from Ke Kula Mele School of Hawaiian Music also perform. (, 375-9379)

Ancient Soul Memories
Ginny Walden Art Gallery (41-829 Kakaina St., studio A-4), Saturdays through Sept. 6, 1-5 p.m., free. Featuring paintings, sculptures of psychic art, people and seascapes by Ginny Walden. A reception takes place June 21 from 1 to 9 p.m. (389-0579)