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June 18

Wednesday June 18
Android: Getting Started
Verizon Wireless, Kahala Mall, June 18 and 29, 9-10 a.m., free. Advanced registration is required. (

Android: Getting Started
Verizon Wireless, Pearlridge Center, June 18 and 25, 9-10 a.m., free. Advanced registration is required. (

Basics in Oil
Midori Art Studio, Wednesdays through Aug. 30 from 2 to 4 p.m., Fridays through Aug. 30 from 1:30 to 3:30 p.m. or 4 to 6 p.m., $115 plus tax, ages 12 and older. Learn easy oil painting using basic brush strokes, composition and color palette in five lessons. All supplies except the canvas are included in the cost of the class. Advanced registration is required. (295-8506)

Bone Carving – Intermediate
Windward Community College, Hale Kuhina 106, Wednesdays through Aug. 6, 6-9 p.m., $85 plus a $46 lab fee. Carve bone based on experience and have access to a fully stocked studio and advanced instruction and mentoring. Advanced registration is required. (235-7433)

Clutter Free For Life
Windward Community College, Hale Kuhina 106, June 18 and 25, 6-8:30 p.m., $60 plus a $11 lab fee. After mastering the basis in Clutter Free For Life (part 1), dive into your own unique clutter solutions using Marilyn’s AAHAA system. Advanced registration is required. (235-7433)

Tai Chi and Chi Kung
Windward Community College, Hale Kuhina 115, 9:45-11:45 a.m., $12. Practice Chi Kung, which includes “Embrace Tiger, Return to Mountain” and other Tai Chi patterns. Advanced registration is required. (235-7433)

Yoga Pilates
Kaiser Permanente, Moanalua Medical Center, Wednesdays through Aug. 13, 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)

Kaiser Permanente, Honolulu Medical Office, Mondays and Wednesdays through June 23, 5:30-6:30 p.m., $5/member, $6.50/non-member. A fusion of Latin and international dance themes. Advanced registration is required. (432-2260)

Zumba Gold
Waikiki Community Center, Thursdays, 9:30-10:15 a.m., $4/member, $6/non-member. A lower impact version of Zumba, great for active older adults, those recovering from injury or individuals re-introducing exercise into their lifestyle. (923-1802)

Cancer Support Group
Kaiser Permanente, Honolulu Medical Office, 5:30-7 p.m., free. Meet with others who had similar experiences living with cancer. Share challenges, talk about your concerns and learn how others have dealt with the same problems. (432-8538)

Common Eye Conditions Affecting Seniors
Nuuanu YMCA, 9-10 a.m., free. Kaiser Permanente Hawaii presents its Senior Summit Series with a lecture on cataracts, glaucoma and macular degeneration — common eye conditions that can affect seniors. Advanced registration is required. (536-3556)

Hawaiian Wood Carving
Wahiawa Public Library, 5 p.m., free. Manny Mattos shares information and showcases his Hawaiian woodwork. (622-6345)

HBDA Pearlridge Chapter
Waimalu Elementary School, June 18 and 25, July 2 and 9, 7-8 p.m., contact for cost. Hawaii Ballroom Dance Association’s Pearlridge Chapter holds registration for its classes that begin July 2-Aug. 20. (836-4579, 488-3935)

Let’s Play
eleven44, 6 p.m., free. This week’s game is Jenga, or bring your own board game and receive a round of tapas on the house. Happy Hour is extended to 8 p.m. (,

Sisters in Crime
Makiki Library, 6-8 p.m., free. Sisters in Crime meet with guest speaker Rose Mary Thompson to discuss, “Women in Wartime World War I.” (292-2565)

Walgreens Supports Special Olympics Hawaii
Walgreens stores throughout Hawaii, through the month of June, store hours. Throughout the month of June, Walgreens accepts donations on the nonprofit’s behalf. All donations stay in the islands to support local athletes with intellectual disabilities. (

Afternoons at the Aquarium
Waikiki Aquarium, Wednesdays through June 25, 3 p.m., Aquarium admission. During World Oceans Month, the Aquarium hosts an interactive activity on the lawn. Enjoy a critter encounter with snails, feed limu to the Aquarium’s unicorn fish and more. Activities are designed for keiki ages 4-8, but everyone is welcome. (923-9741,

Family Movie Night
Mililani Public Library, 6 p.m., free. The library screens, “Hotel Translyvania.” The movie is rated PG and suitable for children ages 5 and older. All children must be accompanied by a parent or caregiver. (627-7470)

Hardware Science
Three locations: 10 a.m. at Kahuku Public and School Library, 2 p.m. at Waialua Public Library and 6 p.m. at Wahiawa Public Library, free. Children ages 8 and older are invited to explore all things related to science and learn Science, Technology, Engineering, Arts and Math (STEAM) concepts. Also learn how to think like a scientist and experience live science demonstrations using simple equipment and tools available at hardware and craft stores. (Kahuku, 293-8935; Waialua, 637-8286; Wahiawa, 622-6345)

Ka Ike o Ka Moana
Honolulu Hale, through June 20, 5-7 p.m., free. Ka Ike o Ka Moana: The Knowledge of the Ocean is a special exhibit of educational displays and artwork celebrating World Oceans Month. (923-9741,

Kids Inc.
Windward Mall, applications accepted through June 30. Kids Inc. invites keiki ages 6-15 to submit business ideas via Facebook for the opportunity to set up shop at Windward Mall for a day. Children 12 and under must use a parent or guardian to submit their entry. (

Movie Day
Hawaii Kai Public Library, 2:30 p.m., free. The library offers a screening of “The Hunger Games: Catching Fire,” rated PG-13. Seating is limited and available on a first-come, first-serve basis. Free snacks provided while supplies last. (397-5833)

OCEAN Health Festival
Waialua Elementary School cafeteria, 6:30-8 p.m., free. OCEAN Health and Saint Louis School present its Health Festival to promote healthy lifestyles. Same Choy provides a health cooking demonstration. Advanced registration is required. (

Teens4Animals Summer Experience
Hawaiian Humane Society, June 18-July 1, contact for days, 1-5 p.m., $195. Hawaiian Humane Society seeks high school students to enroll in its annual Teens$Animals Summer Experience, a two-week opportunity for animal-loving students. A 50-hour immersion into animal welfare that includes limited and exclusive hands-on animal care and training classes, tour of a spay-neuter mobile and more. Advanced registration is required. (356-2223,

Gemini Girls Night Out
OnStage Drinks and Friends, 7:30-10 p.m., contact for cost. Steve Stoddards performs award-winning blues music. (

Mango Season Duo
Lulu’s Surf Club, Wednesdays through June 25, 6-9 p.m., free. Mango Season performs its sun-kissed island soul jazz. (

MAMo Awards 2014: HE Kumu Kukui
J.M. Long Gallery, Bishop Museum, May 2-July 21, 9 a.m.-5 p.m. (closed Tuesdays), $8.95-$19.95. An exhibition that features this year’s MAMo awardees: Paulette Kahalepuna, Meleanna Aluli Meyer, Kauka De Silva and Duncan Kaohuokaala Seto. ( 847-3511)

The Great East Japan Earthquake
University of Hawaii at Manoa, Haigo and Irene Shen Architecture Gallery, through June 27, Mon.-Fri., 10 a.m.-5 p.m., free. The exhibition was assembled by the Japan Foundation with the intention to showcase the diversity of approaches to post disaster architecture that was implemented by architects in the March 11 disaster zones of Japan. An opening reception takes place April 23 from 7 to 9 p.m. (303-217-0851)