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July 3

Thursday July 3
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)

Coupon Seminar
Honolulu Star-Advertiser Kapolei Plant (4545 Kapolei Pkwy.), deadline to register is July 3, seminar takes place July 5, 1-3 p.m., free. Maria Olipas, a Star-Advertiser coupon instructor and couponing extraordinaire, offers her Coupon 101 course. Learn basic couponing skills that includes coupon organization, terminology, redemption and coupon etiquette. (, 375-6600)

Giving Birth: The Castle Experience
Castle Medical Center, Kailua, four Thursday sessions, 6-8 p.m., $45/person, $80/couple. Specifically geared for couples giving birth at Castle Medical Center. Learn different aspects of the birth experience, from preparing for the hospital to caring for you and your baby. Suggested for those in their third trimester. Advanced registration is required. (263-5400,

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)

Ke Kula Paani Summer Camp
Assets School, June 12-July 14, contact for days, time and cost. Ke Kula Paani Summer Camp is open to all students in kindergarten through eighth grade, whether they attend Assets or not. (, 440-8448)

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)