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May 23

Friday May 23
CLASSES
Apple iOS7: Getting Started
Verizon Wireless, 2:45-4 p.m., free. Advanced registration is required. (vzworkshops.verizonwireless.com/vzworkshops)

Clutter Free For Life
Windward Community College, deadline to register is May 27, class begins June 4, Wednesdays, 6:30-8 p.m., $30/class, $11/book. Learn the basics of how to rid yourself to clutter, break through old patterns and implement systems to organize your life, home and office. (235-7433)

Drum Workshop with Noel Okimoto
Windward Community College, Hale Akoakoa 105, 6-8 p.m., $20. Explore rhythm on the drums with Noel Okimoto. Advanced registration is required. (235-7433)

Read To Me International’s WriteOn! Conference
Japanese Cultural Center of Hawaii, deadline to register is May 23, conference takes place June 5, 7:30 a.m. registration, 8:30-3:30 p.m. conference, $87. Children’s book author and literacy advocate Mem Fox is the featured presenter for the interactive conference that covers today’s important literacy and writing topics. (readtomeintl.org)

Silver Stars
Diamond Head Theatre, April 8-May 27, Tuesdays, noon-1 p.m., contact for cost. Diamond Head Theatre expands its performing arts programming with a new class taught by DHT artistic director John Rampage. All levels are welcome. (733-0277 ext. 306, diamondheadthatre.com/classes)

COMMUNITY
Pier 1 Imports Grand Opening
Pier 1 Imports, Kapolei, 9:30 a.m. traditional blessing, 10 a.m. store opens, free. The grand opening features untying of maile lei, a free signature reusable bag and iconic Pier 1 Imports backscratcher for the first 300 shoppers, as well as other festivities throughout the day. (286-9569, andrea@bennetgroup.com)

FAMILY FUN
50th State Fair
Aloha Stadium, weekends through July 6, 6 p.m. Fridays, 4 p.m. Saturdays, noon Sundays, $3-$5. (ekfernandez.com/events/50th.asp)

Elements in Motion
Art Explorium, 9:30-10:30 a.m., $15/student, 18 months to 5 years. Explore the elements in an assortment of creative activities including bubbles, ribbon dancing and rock painting. Also, engage in element-inspired dancing and movement play. Advanced registration is required. (artexplorium.org)

MUSIC
Live DJ
Eleven44, 7 p.m.-2 a.m., free. 7-9:30 p.m. Globes; 9:30-11:45 p.m. Captain Timo; 11:45 p.m.-2 a.m. Kevin Koga. (eleven44hawaii.com)

Mango Season Trio
53 By the Sea, Fridays through May 30, 9-11:30 p.m., free. Mango Season performs its sun-kissed island soul jazz. (mangoseasonmusic.com)

Music for the Generations
Waikiki Beach Walk Plaza Stage, 6-8:30 p.m., free. The concert features renowned Hawaiian entertainers Robi Kahakalau, Mailani Makainai, Na Hoa and Sean Naauao. (melemei.com)

New Hope Choir
Town Center of Mililani, 6:30-7:30 p.m., free. (towncenterofmililani.com, 625-0108)

Patrick Landeza and Ian O’Sullivan
Hawaii Public Radio’s Atherton Studio, 7:30 p.m., $15-$30. Cousins Patrick Landeza and Ian O’Sullivan share an evening of acoustic guitar music and mele. (hawaiipublicradio.org/athertonconcerts, 955-8821)

Tropicabana
Honolulu Museum, Doris Duke Theatre, 7:30 p.m., $25/general admission, $20/members. (honolulumseum.org, 532-8700)

SPECIAL EVENTS
Hawaiian May! Collection 2014
The Royal Hawaiian Luxury Collection Resort, Ocean Lawn, 5-7:30 p.m., free to view the event from the beach area fronting the hotel. Participating brands include Aloha Aina Boutique, Angels By The Sea and more, and also features models from Japan. Japanese group E-Girls perform live on the stage. (hawaiianmay.com)

No Vet Left Behind
Hoakalei Country Club, noon shotgun start, 6 p.m. dinner banquet, $225 per individual golfer, $50 to attend the dinner banquet. U.S. VETS – Barbers Point holds its second annual No Vet Left Behind charitable golf tournament to continue to provide hot meals, job training, referral services, housing placements and support solders who have found themselves homeless and in need of help. (271-7022, lcarrera@usvetsinc.org)

THE ARTS
Catch Me If You Can
Diamond Head Theatre, runs through June 8, 8 p.m. Thursdays-Saturdays, 4 p.m. Sundays, matinee performances take place at 3 p.m. May 31 and June 7, contact for cost. Based on the film and true story, Catch Me If You Can tells the story of Frank W. Abagnale Jr. (733-0274, diamondheadtheatre.com)

Eyes Shut/Eyes Wide Open
The Gallery at Ward Centre, through May 29, 10 a.m.- 9 p.m. Mondays-Saturdays, 10 a.m.-6 p.m. Sundays, free. The Gallery at Ward Centre presents “Eyes Shut,” ceramic sculptures by gallery artist Jo Rowley and “Eyes Wide Open,” mixed media by gallery artist Cindy Conklin. (gwcfineart.com, 597-8034)

Glengarry Glen Ross
The Actors’ Group, May 23-June 15, Thurs.-Sat. at 7:30 p.m., Sun. at 2 p.m., $12-$20. The Actors’ Group (TAG) stages David Mamet’s Pulitzer Prize-winning play, “Glengarry Glenn Ross.” (taghawaii.net, 722-6941)

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)

MicroCsomic – It’s Improv Li’Dat!
Ong King Arts center, May 23-24 at 7 and 9 p.m., May 25 at 2 and 4 p.m., $15-$20. A 90-minute improvised play, totally unscripted, that features a collection of scenes revealing relationships, drama, humor, realness and connection by a cast of eight improvisational actors. (brownpapertickets.com/event/673026)

Paintings by Mark Feijao Milligan II
Soul De Cuba Cafe, April 4-June 2, free. An opening reception takes place April 4 from 6 to 9 p.m. (545-2822)

Wedlockout or Bedfellows Make Strange Politics
Lanikai Community Center, Shreve Theater, May 23-25, 8 p.m., $7. The Lanikai Mortgage Players present their spring melodrama, “Wedlockout or Bedfellows Make Strange Politics.” Seating is dinner theater style and patrons are encouraged to bring their own refreshments and pupu. (262-5482)

Where You Find It
Second Floor at Cedar Street Galleries, through June 15, Mon.-Sat., 10:30 a.m.-5:30 p.m., free. Cedar Street Galleries hosts a group show titled “Where You Find It,” which includes paintings by Jon Hamblin and sculptures by George Newton. An opening reception takes place from 5:30-8 p.m. May 9. (cedarstreetgalleries.com)

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