December 22

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Sunday December 22
Android: Getting Started
Kapolei Commons, 9:45-11 a.m., free. Learn the basics of the new Android. Review hardware functions, learn how to set up email and more. Register online. (

Apple iPhone: Getting Started
Windward Mall, 9-10 a.m., free. Learn about the features of the iPhone and how to use features like Maps, Siri and more. Register online. (

Bloodborne Pathogens
American Red Cross Hawaii Chapter, 4-6 p.m., $50. Contact to register. (1-800-733-2767,

Cat and Dog First Aid
American Red Cross Hawaii Chapter, 8:30 a.m.-12:45 p.m., $90. Contact to register. (1-800-733-2767,

Citizen “Hands Only” CPR
American Red Cross Hawaii Chapter, 1:45-2:45 p.m., $15. Contact to register. (1-800-733-2767,

DROID Razr by
Pacific Guardian Tower, 8:30-9:30 a.m., free. Learn about unique features of the DROID Razr, review basic hardware unctions and also learn tips on how to print from the phone and more. Register online. (

Book Sale
Friends of Hawaii Kai Library Bookstore, through December, 12:30-4 p.m. Mondays, 10 a.m.-4:30 p.m. Tuesdays-Thursdays, 9:30 a.m.-3 p.m. Saturdays. During December all adult and children’s craft and hobby books are half price. The Friends’ bookstore is located in the library basement. (397-5833)

Craft, Gift and Rubberstamp Expo
Neal Blaisdell Center, 9 a.m.-3 p.m., free. Featuring local vendors selling a variety of wonderful crafts, gift items and craft supplies. A large crafter’s clearance sale also is part of the event. (

Honolulu Broadway Babies
Windward Mall, noon-1 p.m. contact for cost. A non-profit organization dedicated to bringing professional and dynamic artists together to produce outstanding musical benefit concerts. (

Swing Dance Club Hawaii
Palladium at Ala Wai Golf Clubhouse, 6 p.m., free for members, $10/non-members. Featuring music by Bert Burgess. A holiday buffet takes place at 6 p.m. Dancing follows from 7 to 9:15 p.m. and includes swing, cha cha, waltz, night club 2-step and more. (255-6095)

Bank of Hawaii Family Sunday
Honolulu Museum of Art, 11 a.m.-5 p.m., activities end at 3 p.m., free. Santa Clause spreads holiday cheer at Bank of Hawaii’s Family Sunday: Celebrate! The day includes performances by the Oahu Civic Orchestra, gospel group Essence of Heaven Faith & Praise and more. The full schedule may be viewed online. (

Breakfast With Santa
Hawaii Prince Hotel Waikiki – Mauna Kea Ballroom, 8:30-10:30 a.m., $15/children ages 3-10, $30/adult. Enjoy a morning full of holiday cheer and fun, activities for the kids including face painting, balloon twisters and photos with Santa. The breakfast buffet includes pastries, fruits, yogurt/cereal and more. (952-4789)

Breakfast With Santa
Mauna Kea Ballroom – Hawaii Prince Hotel Waikiki, 8:30-10:30 a.m., $15/children ages 3-10, $30/adult, free for children ages 2 and under. Enjoy activities including face painting, balloon twisting and photos with Santa, as well as breakfast. (, 952-4789)

A Makaha Kalikimaka
Hibiscus Ballroom – Ala Moana Hotel, 5 p.m. doors open, 7 p.m. show begins, $32/all-inclusive buffet dinner ages 4-11, $65/all-inclusive buffet dinner, $100/VIP seating. The night features a unique Christmas dinner buffet and a show featuring The Makaha Sons. (944-4333)

Concerts on the Beach
Duke’s Waikiki, Sundays through Dec. 29, 4-6 p.m., free. Henry Kapono performs. (922-2268,

Jason Alan Duo
Duke’s Waikiki, 9:30 p.m.-midnight, free. (922-2268,

Na Leo
Kroc Center Hawaii, 6 p.m., $10. Na Leo performs. Seating is limited. (682-5505)

The Nett
Hank’s Cafe (1038 Nuuanu Ave.), 8:30-11:30 p.m., free. The Nett plays original blues, soul, funk and reggae music. (526-1410)

Bollywood and Beyond
University of Hawaii at Manoa East-West Center Gallery, Sept. 29-Jan. 12, 8 a.m.-5 p.m. weekdays, noon-4 p.m. Sundays, free. The exhibition focuses on the design and execution of Bollywood costume, featuring outfits worn in some of India’s most famous films. (944-7177,

The Nutcracker
Leeward Community College Theatre, 4 p.m., contact for cost. Hawaii Ballet Theatre presents its 33rd annual production of “The Nutcracker.” (456-8100,