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June 9

Monday June 9
CLASSES
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)

Fundamentals of a PV System
Windward Community College, Hale Kuhina 106, May 5-June 18, Mondays and Wednesdays, 5-7:30 p.m., $665. An introduction to photovoltaic (PV) concepts, applications and the solar energy industry. (235-7433)

Move Camp
Kaiser Permanente, Mapunapuna Medical Office, Mondays and Wednesdays through June 23 (no class May 26 and June 11), 5:30-6:30 p.m. $85/member, $95/non-member. A fully body workout that can be adjusted to any fitness level. Advanced registration is required. (432-2260)

Qi Gong
Kaiser Permanente, Honolulu Medical Office, Mondays through Aug. 11 (no class May 26) 6-7:30 p.m., $60/member, $75/non-member. An ancient form of standing meditation that activates acupuncture meridians and cultivates body energy. Advanced registration is required. (432-2260)

Teen Self Improvement Workshop
Kathy Muller Talent & Modeling Agency, June 2-July 19, contact for days, noon-2 p.m. or 3-5 p.m., contact for cost. Learn to build self-confidence through poise, skin care, makeup, hairstyling, modeling, acting, runway and more. Advanced registration is required. (modelingschoolshawaii.com)

Zumba
Kaiser Permanente, Moanalua Medical Center, Thursdays through June 16 (no class May 26), 5:45-6:45 p.m., $5/member, $6.50/non-member. A fusion of Latin and international dance themes. Advanced registration is required. (432-2260)

COMMUNITY
Adult Summer Reading Program
Kapolei Public Library, June 2-July 12, library hours, free. Open to all adults. Read a book and write a brief review and receive weekly incentives. Also be entered into a weekly drawing. (693-7050)

Common Eye Conditions Affecting Seniors
Kaiser Permanente Waipio Medical Office, conference room 1A, 10-11 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. (432-2260)

Crohn’s Disease and Colitis Support Group
Kaiser Permanente, Honolulu Medical Office, 7-8:30 p.m., free. Learn more about these diseases, meet others who are affected by them, share challenges and offer mutual support in dealing with emotional and physical needs. (ccfa_hawaii@yahoo.com, 230-4205)

MOA Hawaii Healthy Monday
Pearlridge Center, Uptown, second level fronting Ecko Unlimited, June 9 and 23, 8:30-10:30 a.m., free. Experience purifying and flower therapies, as well as the Japanese Bontemae tea ceremony. (203-2366, pearlridgeonline.com)

FAMILY FUN
Fizz Boom! Read!
Kahuku Public and School Library, June 2-July 11, library hours, free. The summer reading program is open to everyone: infants and toddlers, children in grades K-6, teens in grades 7-12 and adults. Participants receive one weekly incentive prize (while supplies last). (293-8935)

Interactive Summer Fun
Living Art Marine Center, two sessions: June 9-13 and June 14-18, 1-4 p.m., contact for cost. Advanced registration is required. (841-8080, livingartmarinecenter.com)

It’s Book Time with Ronald McDonald
Pearl City Public Library, 1:30 p.m., free. A fun-filled interactive performance featuring a creative blend of music, magic and games to reinforce the idea that reading is fun. All children must be accompanied by a parent or caregiver. (453-6566)

MTE Teens
Diamond Head Theatre, June 9-July 25, contact for days, 1:30-4:30 p.m., $650. MTE is a seven-week summer program for students ages 12-16, of all levels. Students receive valuable training in acting, singing and dancing, as well as the opportunity to learn from guest artists. A final performance takes place July 26 from 1:30 to 4:30 p.m. (diamondheadtheatre.com)

Preps Summer Jam
The Boys and Girls Club of Hawaii, Spalding House, June 9-July 25, Mon.-Fri., 8 a.m.-2 p.m., $00. For youth entering grades 6-8. A leadership-focused program that emphasizes healthy lifestyle choices, alcohol and drug use prevention, and team building. The fee includes seven field trips and three beach excursions. Early drop off at 7 a.m. and free aftercare until 6 p.m. also available. (942-5111)

Summer Intersession
The Boys and Girls Club of Hawaii, Spalding Clubhouse, June 9-July 25, Mon.-Fri., 8 a.m.-2 p.m., $350. For youth ages 7-10 (entering grades 2-5). Includes high-yield learning programs, daily physical fitness, computer literacy programs, healthy eating choices and more. Optional field trips and beach day excursions, as well as early-drop off and free after care available until 6 p.m. (942-5111)

THE ARTS
Collages and a Bit of Clay
Hoomaluhia Visitors Center, exhibition/lecture room, through June 30, 9 a.m.-3:30 p.m. daily, contact for cost. The exhibit showcases collages and fine craft items creating during workshops at Hoomaluhia. Workshops take place June 10 and 24 from 9:30 a.m.-2:30 p.m. for a chance to visit as participants create hand-dyed papers. (sraoahu@hawaii.rr.com, 395-4702)

Living Lacquer Traditions
East-West Center Gallery, through Sept. 7, 8 a.m.-5 p.m. weekdays, noon-4 p.m. Sundays, free admission. Lacquer has been used in Asia for more than 7,000 years. The exhibition features utensils, musical instruments, traditional tea preparation services, religious manuscripts, dishes and paintings. (944-7177, arts.eastwestcenter.org)

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