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May 12

Monday May 12
CLASSES
Cat and Dog First Aid
4155 Diamond Head Rd., 9 a.m.-12:30 p.m., $70. Learn basic information on how to recognize and care for emergencies and injuries in dogs or cats, as well as basic first aid skills, how to care for choking pets, rescue breathing and CPR. Advanced registration is required. (1-800-733-2767, redcross.org/take-a-class)

Fundamentals of a PV System
Windward Community College, Hale Kuhina 106, May5-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)

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)

Arthritis and You
Waipio Clinic, conference room 1A, 10-11 a.m., free. Kaiser Permanente Hawaii presents its Senior Summit Seminar titled “Arthritis and You.” Join a Kaiser Permanente Rheumatologist as he explains what arthritis is, its symptoms, how it can affect you, the most common types of arthritis and available treatment options. Advanced registration is required. (432-2260)

Basics of Alzheimer’s Disease
Waikiki Community Center, deadline to register is May 12, event takes place May 14, 10-11 a.m., free. Learn the 10 warning signs of Alzheimer’s disease, how to get a diagnosis, stages of the disease, treatments and hope for the future. Advanced registration is required. (923-1802)

COMMUNITY
Book Club
Kahuku Public and School Library, 11 a.m., free. Contact the library for the book selection. (293-8935)

Crohn’s Disease and Colitis Support Group
Kaiser Permanente, Honolulu Medical Office, May 12 and June 9, 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)

Eyes of Hawaii
Hawaii State Library, through May 29, library hours, free. Eyes of Hawaii Photography Club showcases a variety of photos in its eighth annual exhibit. (586-3520)

Health Screening
Two locations: 8-11 a.m. at 3-3400 Kuhio Hwy. and 3-7 p.m. at Kapaa Big Save. Project Vision Hawaii holds free health screenings, an hour in length that may include retinal testing, blood pressure screening, assistance in starting MedQUEST applications and more. (projectvisionhawaii.org)

MOA Hawaii Healthy Monday
Pearlridge Center, Uptown, second level fronting Ecko Unlimited, May 12 and 26, 8:30-10:30 a.m., free. Experience purifying and flower therapies, as well as the Japanese Bontemae tea ceremony. (203-2366, pearlridgeonline.com)

Hanauna Mele Concert Series
Windward Community College, Paliku Theatre, 6:30-8:30 p.m., free. Featuring slack key and ukulele students from Windward Community College and UH West Oahu, under the direction of Kamuela Kimokeo. Special guests include Aaron Mahi, Martin Pahinui and George Kuo. (235-7374, windward.hawaii.edu)

Aloha Hoomaluhia XXX
Hoomaluhia Botanical Gardens, visitor’s center gallery, runs through May 30, contact for days and time, free admission. A special exhibition that celebrates the beauty of nature. An artists’ reception takes place May 4 from 4 to 6 p.m. and includes a poetry reading by Joseph Stanton at 5:15 p.m. (233-7323)

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