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July 31

Thursday July 31
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)

Hebrew Language Class
Temple Emanu-El, Thursdays through July 31, contact for time, $10 suggested donation. Receive an introduction to modern Hebrew and learn the basics of Hebrew grammar, syntax and conjugation, as well as some practical vocabulary for travel and every day interaction. (595-7521,

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)

”The Untold Story” Screening
Japanese Cultural Center of Hawaii, Ruth Orcutt Bacon Auditorium, 6:45 p.m., contact for cost. Volunteers from JCCH screen the short film “The Untold Stpry: Internment of Japanese Americans in Hawaii.” A brief PowerPoint introduction, an update on the preservation of the Honouliuli Internment Camp and a Q&A take place. (236-7805)

Kings Crossing
Discovery Bay, Snappers, 7:30-10:30 p.m., contact for cost. (947-8057)

2Racks Rap Contest
The Republik, 10 p.m. show, $20/in advance, plus applicable fees, increase day of show. 2Racks Contest’s number one objective is to provide live performance opportunities for independent artists to become more successful and self-sustaining. (

Jeni Suk Live
Crossroads at Hawaiian Brian’s, 7-11 p.m., $20/presale, $25/door, $40/VIP, all ages accompanied by adult. Youtube sensation Jeni Suk debuts in Honolulu. DJ set by DJ Kowai and a live performance by The Bentos. (

Jive Slinky
Downbeat Lounge, 7 p.m.-midnight, no cover charge, ages 21 and oler. Jive Slinky, Good Foot and Alice Neal perform. (

Hilton Hawaiian Village Waikiki Beach Resort, Tapa Ballroom, through Aug. 21, Thursdays-Sundays, 7:30 p.m. doors, 8 p.m. show, $30-$60. CabaRAE’s preview shows performed in an intimate theatre set-up, presents aerial aristry, daredevil feats of strenght and more featuring a 12-member cast from Great Britain, Australia, Germany, France, Canada, Russia and Las Vegas. (

Tip A Cop
Participating Ward Centers restaurants, July 31-Aug. 1, 6-9 p.m. Special Olympics Hawaii holds its 24th annual Tip A Cop event. Diners are invited to experience one-of-a-kind service from law enforcement officers decked out in a different kind of uniform to serve diners. All monies raised go to Special Olympics Hawaii. (

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. (

Flowers of Hawaii
Kumu Kahua Theatre, 8 p.m. July 31-Aug. 2, 2 p.m. Aug. 3, $15-$30. Lee Cataluna returns to the stage with a series of short playlets depicting the strained relationships among members of several Hawaii families. (536-4441,

TAG – The Actors’ Group, through Aug. 3, 7:30 p.m. Thursdays-Saturdays, 2 p.m. Sundays, $12-$20. Resistance is a historical drama about William Parker, a former slave who resisted the Fugitive Slave Act in Pennslyvania in 1851, and with the aid of abolitionists, eventually helped to overturn the act. (, 722-6941)

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, seasca[es. cityscapes and more in a variety of artistic mediums. Meet the artist July 12 from 3 to 5 p.m. (233-7323)