Central Oahu Highlights
Below are highlights of what’s happening in Central Oahu. Fax items by April 4 to 585-6324 or email firstname.lastname@example.org. The next edition comes out April 11.
* TRANSIT TALK The city conducts a public meeting at 7 p.m. March 27 on its Short Range Transit Service Operations Plan at Wahiawa District Park, covering issues specific to Central Oahu and the North Shore. Comments can be sent to email@example.com. The plan will guide surface transit changes in the next six years.
* DOLPHINS Kahuku Library screens the film The Dolphin Tale at 5:30 p.m. March 27. Call 293-8935.
* NEIGHBORS North Shore Neighborhood Board meets at 7 p.m. March 27 at Haleiwa Elementary, Mililani-Waipio-Melemanu meets at 7 p.m. March 28 at Mililani Rec Center III, Wahiawa meets at 7 p.m. April 16 at Wahiawa District Park, and Mililani MaukaLaunani Valley meets at 7 p.m. April 17 at Mililani Mauka Elementary. For updates, call 768-3710.
* CHORAL FEST The Mililani Complex Choral Festival begins at 6:30 p.m. March 29 in the Mililani High School gym, featuring songs performed for the public by all seven schools. Admission is free. Call 627-7747.
* PASSION St. John Apostle & Evangelist Church and its Spirit-led Drama Club present a live production of The Passion of Christ at 8 p.m. March 30 and 31 at 95-370 Kuahelani Ave. Emailspiritleddrama@gmail. com.
* BLOOD DRIVES Hawaii Blood Bank has donor drives from 7:30 a.m. to 3 p.m. March 30 at Wahiawa General Hospital, 7 a.m.-1:30 p.m. March 31 at Mililani Town Center, 7 a.m.-2 p.m. April 7 at the town center, 7 a.m.-noon April 8 at the town center, and 7 a.m. to 4 p.m. April 12 at Leilehua High School. Call 845-9966.
* GIVING The Lokahi Giving Project comes to Mililani Shopping Center from noon to 2 p.m. March 31, where donations of toiletries and supplies are welcome. Also planned: crafts, a bouncer, bunny and chick petting zoo, pony rides and the Easter Bunny. Call 753-7507.
* ART WALK The monthly Haleiwa Art Walk runs from 5 to 9 p.m. March 31 in Haleiwa town, featuring sales and activities by artists and merchants. Call 637-4558.
* CHURCH FILM Lahaina Gospel Fellowship has its inaugural Movie Night from 6 to 9 p.m. March 31 in the Kipapa Elementary cafeteria, featuring Courageous. Refreshments will be served, and everyone is welcome. Email firstname.lastname@example.org.
* LIONS BREAKFAST Wahiawa Lions sell tickets from 9 to 11 a.m. March 31 at Longs Drugs and Tamura’s Market for their spring breakfast, set for April 22 at Leilehua High cafeteria. Proceeds from the $6 tickets go to service projects. Call 621-0115.
* POLO SEASON Hawaii Polo Club opens its 2012 season at 2 p.m. April 1 at the newly improved Mokuleia field. Weekly matches run through Sept. 2 with teams from here and all over the globe. Off the field is live music, food, dancing and skydiving shows. Admission is $10 general, $7 military. Gates open at 11 a.m. for tailgating. Call 343-4788.
* FILM NIGHT Surfer the Bar at Turtle Bay Resort screens Dane Neves Shorts (four of them) with director Dane Neves at 7 p.m. April 1. Admission is $10, $8 and $5. Call 436-4326.
* BANDSTAND Na Leo Nahenahe o Na Kupuna Hula Halau dances at 4 p.m. April 1 at Waialua Bandstand, courtesy of Shark’s Cove Grill in Pupukea and Waialua Bakery in Haleiwa. Call 637-9721.
* CALLIGRAPHY Students in Mary Weite’s Calligraphy-Sumie class at Wahiawa Community School for Adults have their works on display April 2-16 at Wahiawa Library. Call 621-5572.
* TALK STORY Surfer the Bar at Turtle Bay Resort offers Talk Story sessions with surfing and extreme sports experts, including surf legend Randy Rarick at 8 p.m. April 4. Doors open at 6 p.m., and a $5 donation is requested for charity. Call 293-6000.
* WAIALUA TASTE The annual Taste of Waialua is open from 8:30 a.m. to 3 p.m. April 7 at the Waialua sugar mill with music, hula, farmers market, tours, food and seminars on chocolate and coffee. Call 779-7439.
* TAX HELP The AARP volunteer tax assistants are on duty from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. Mondays and noon to 4 p.m. Thursdays through April 12 at Wahiawa Library (622-6345) and also from 9:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. Thursdays through April 14 at Kahuku Library (293-8935).
* HTY PLAY Mililani Library hosts a performance of Honolulu Theater for Youth’s blue at 12:30 p.m. April 13. Call 627-7470.
* CAR WASH Waialua Project Grad plans a car wash from 8 a.m. to 2 p.m. April 14 at the school. The Parent Boosters also are selling discount iDards for $20. For the list of sponsors, go to islediscount.com; to order cards, call 927-0837.
* MEETING DOGS Hawaii Dog Foundation hosts a “meet and greet” session with its adoptable dogs from noon to 2 p.m. April 14 and 28 at Mililani Mauka Dog Park, 95-1069 Ukuwai St. Call 782-8387.
* KANIKAPILA Waimea Valley hosts a kanikapila from 1 to 4 p.m. April 15 in the park pavilion. Bring your guitar and join the music. Call 638-7766.
* VENDORS NEEDED Wahiawa United Methodist Church seeks vendors for its April 28 rummage sale and swap meet. Rental fee is $25 per parking space, two for $40. Call 622-4361.
* FOOTBALL HELP Mililani Football Association seeks volunteer head coaches for football (boys) and cheerleading (girls) in preparation for the 2012 Pop Warner season. Experience is preferred. Player registration for ages 7 to 15 begins in April, and the season kicks off in August. For a coaching interview, call 622-2056.
* FLAG FOOTBALL The 808 Ohana Flag Football league is registering players age 4 to 17 for the upcoming season in Mililani. Also needed are coaches and teams for Wahiawa, Haleiwa and Waialua. Call Travis at 864-1903 or email email@example.com.
* NORTH MARKET North Shore Country Market runs from 8 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturdays at Sunset Beach Elementary, selling island-made items exclusively. Vendors welcome. Call 673-3296.
* CO-OP MARKET Waialua Farmers Co-op Market sells local produce, plants and more from 4:30 to 7 p.m. Wednesdays and 8:30 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturdays at Waialua Sugar Mill. Call 637-4439.
* WAHIAWA MARKET A farmers market is open from 4:30 to 6:30 p.m. each Thursday in the Wahiawa Hongwanji Mission, 1067 California Ave. Visit wahiawacdbo.org.
* HALEIWA MARKET Haleiwa Farmers Market is open from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. each Sunday at old Kamehameha Highway and the Bypass Road. The event offers more than 40 vendors with locally grown or made products. Call 388-9696.
* WAIPIO MARKET Kaiser Waipio Clinic hosts a “fresh day” market of healthy food and produce from 9 a.m. to noon each Wednesday at 94-1480 Moaniani St. Call 432-2270.
* MILILANI MARKET Mililani High School has a Farmers Market from 8 to 11 a.m. Sundays in the gym parking lot. Call 848-2074.
* CITY MARKETS The People’s Open Market sells produce on Tuesdays from 10 to 11 a.m. at Wahiawa District Park and from 11:45 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. at Mililani District Park. Call 522-7088.
* ARMY OUTREACH Oahu Army Natural Resource Program welcomes volunteers for its service trips and outreach projects. Call 656-7641.