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June 25

Wednesday June 25
CLASSES
Android: Getting Started
Verizon Wireless, Pearlridge Center, 9-10 a.m., free. Advanced registration is required. (vzwworkshops.verizonwireless.com/vzwworkshops)

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)

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, 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)

Healthy Pregnancy Class
Castle Medical Center, Ohana Room, 6-7 p.m., free. Prepare for a healthy pregnancy and learn valuable and important information such as prenatal nutrition, and exercises that will keep you health and at low risk during pregnancy. (263-5400)

Intermediate Pointe Class
Hawaii State Ballet, Mondays, 5:30 p.m., contact for cost. Hawaii State Ballet offers a new intermediate pointe class taught by John Landovsky. (info@hawaiistateballet.com, 947-2755)

The Dr. Bates Method of Vision Training
Windward Community College, Hale Kuhina 115, 9:45-11:45 a.m., $12. Practice the relaxing and re-training eye exercises developed by Dr. William Bates more than 80 years ago. Also practice Tai Chi to benefit eyes and share ideas on nutrition for eye health. Advanced registration is required. (235-7433)

Yoga Pilates
Kaiser Permanente, Moanlua 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)

Zumba
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)

COMMUNITY
2014 Hawaii Infrastructure and Transportation Summit
Hilton Hawaiian Village, Coral Ballroom, deadline to register is June 24, event takes place June 25, 8:15 a.m.-4 p.m., $140. Chamber of Commerce Hawaii hosts the 2014 Hawaii Infrastructure and Transportation Summit to provide an assessment of Hawaii’s air and se transportation in a global economy, and more. (cochawaii.org)

America’s Worst Defeat on the Ocean
USS Bowfin Submarine Museum and Park, 6 p.m. refreshments, 6:30 p.m. program, free. Captain Jerry Hofwolt, executive director of The Museum, delivers an evening’s talk on America’s biggest World War II defect. Advanced registration is required. (bowfinevents@hawaii.rr.com)

Fishers Forum on Non-commercial Fisheries
Harbor View Center, Pier 38, 6-9 p.m., free. The public is invited to learn and share thoughts on data, research and fishermen involvement in management of noncommercial fisheries. (wpcouncil.org, 522-8220)

HBDA Pearlridge Chapter
Waimalu Elementary School, June 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)

LEON Day
Longs/CVS Caremark stores and Walmart, store hours. The Salvation Army’s red kettles and bell ringers make a special out-of-season appearance in observance of LEON (NOEL spelled backwards) Day. (salvationarmyhawaii.org)

Let’s Play
eleven44, 6 p.m., free. This week’s game is Uno, or bring your own board game and receive a round of tapas on the house. Happy Hour is extended to 8 p.m. (info@eleven44hawaii.com, eleven44hawaii.com)

Meditation Gathering
Honolulu Shambhala Meditation Group Studio, Saturdays, 9-10:30 a.m., free. A space for people to learn and practice a secular form of mindfulness-awareness meditation together in a supportive group setting. (636-9149)

Meditation Gathering
Honolulu Shambhala Meditation Group Studio, Thursdays, 6:30-8 p.m., free. A space for people to learn and practice a secular form of mindfulness-awareness meditation together in a supportive group setting. (636-9149)

Summer Salsa Sizzle
Waikiki Community Center, 6-9 p.m., $5 donation. A benefit for Waikiki Community Center. Dancers of all ages are welcome to enjoy live Latin music by Eddie Ortiz and Son Caribe Band. (923-1802)

Tsunami Survival Awareness
Wahiawa Public Library, 5 p.m., free. The 2014 Pacific Hurricane Season runs from June 1 through Nov. 30. Manny Mattos, Pacific Tsunami Museum board member presents an overview of tsunami and how to prepare for emergencies. (622-6345)

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. (specialolympicshawaii.org)

Western Pacific Regional Fishery Management Council
Laniakea YWCA, Fuller Hall, June 25-27, 8:30 a.m.-5 p.m., free. The public is invited to participate in the 160th meeting of the Western Pacific Regional Fishery Management Council to discuss federally managed fisheries in Hawaii and other US Pacific Islands. (wpcouncil.org, 522-8220)

YWCA Oahu Benefit Clothing Sale
Lanikaea YWCA lobby, June 25-26, 10 a.m.-2 p.m., free. YWCA of Oahu holds a benefit clothing sale featuring bargains on new and used women’s clothing and accessories. The sale supports economically disadvantage women re-entering the work force. (538-7061)

FAMILY FUN
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, waikikiaquarium.org)

Hardware Science
Three locations: Hawaii Kai Public Library at 10:30 a.m., Aina Haina Public Library at 1 p.m. and Kaimuki Public Library at 3:30 p.m., 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. (Hawaii Kai, 397-5833; Aina Haina, 377-2456; Kaimuki, 733-8422)

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. (facebook.com/windwardmall)

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 warfare 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, education@hawaiianhumane.org)

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. (mangoseasonmusic.com)

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. (bishopmuseum.org. 847-3511)

THE ARTS
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)

Wrestling Ernest Hemingway
Hawaii Theatre, 7 p.m. June 19-25, matinee performances at 2 p.m. June 21-22 and 28-29, contact for cost. Joe Moore and Pat Sajak play a reserved ex-barber and a salty former sea captain living solitary lives until they meet one afternoon and become the unlikeliest of friends. (hawaiitheatre.com)

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