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What’s Up in Windward Oahu

Wednesday
February 26

Led Zeppelin
Hokulani Imaginarium presents the popular Led Zeppelin laser music show at 7 p.m. at WCC. All ages are welcome. Admission is $7, $6 and $5. Call 235-7433.

Movie night
Kaneohe Library screens the free film Cloudy with a Chance of Meatballs 2 at 6 p.m. in the library basement. Call 233-5676.

Flexibility
Deadline is today to register for “Flexibility and Tai Chi,” set for 9:45 a.m. March 5 in Hale Kuhina 115 at WCC. Fee is $12. Call 235-7433.

Healthy pregnancy
Castle Medical Center sponsors a free class on healthy pregnancy at 6 p.m. Call 263-5400 or visit castlemed.org.

Kaneohe music
The Korner, a new place for drinks, pupus and entertainment, offers live music Wednesday through Sunday at 45-028 Kawa St. Call 227-9935.

Church events
Windward Unity Church presents the Feldenkrais Method at 6:30 p.m. at 46-005 Kawa St. #303. The public is welcome. Also at the church, an AA meeting starts at 6:30 tonight and Thursday. Call 262-6731.

Thursday
February 27

Hanauma film
Hanauma Bay Education Center presents a free screening of The Sharks by National Geographic Society at 6:30 p.m. in the park theater. Call 397-5840.

Diabetic dining
Castle Medical Center sponsors a cooking demonstration, “Dining and Diabetes,” at 6 p.m. at its Wellness Center as part of a Eat Well for Life series. Fee is $10, and reservations are required two days in advance. Call 263-5400.

New Zealand art
Gallery ‘Iolani showcases New Zealand tribal art in “Nga uri o Tangaroa,” on view through today at Windward Community College with paintings by Tai and Kaaterina Kerekere and much more. Call 235-9150.

Wanderlust
Wanderlust, a celebration of yoga, music and surfing, unfolds from today through Sunday at Turtle Bay Resort, offering a variety of health workshops, tours, concerts and adventures. To check on available events, visit oahu.wanderlustfestival.com or call 293-6000.

Friday
February 28

Piano recital
Pohai Nani’s entertainment committee presents a free piano recital by Ernest Chang’s students at 7 p.m. in the auditorium, featuring clarinet, bassoon and piano. Call 436-4578.

Kaneohe music
Hawaiian Time entertains from 8:30 to 10:30 p.m. at Haleiwa Joe’s on Haiku Road. Call 247-6671.

Space mission
Hokulani Imaginarium presents “Magic Tree House Space Mission” at 7 p.m. at WCC, based on the children’s book. All ages are welcome. Admission is $7, $6 and $5. Call 233-5676.

Ho’omaluhia art show
Windward Wanderers Plein Air Painters sponsors their 10th annual show, “and Still Wandering …,” through today at Ho’omaluhia Botanical Garden, featuring 17 artists in all media. Call 292-6351.

Crime drama
Windward Community College’s Theatre 260 students present the dark urban crime drama Battle of Will today through March 9 at Paliku Theatre. Tickets cost $15 and $10 at etickethawaii.com or at 235-7310. Curtain time is 8 tonight, Saturday and March 7 and 8; and 4 p.m. Sunday and March 9. Recommended for ages 17 and older.

Spiritual night
Windward Unity Church presents “Evensong, an Introduction to Sharmanic Journeying,” at 7:30 p.m. at the church, 46-005 Kawa St. Suite 303. Call 262-6731 or email unity@windwardunity.com.

Saturday
March 1

Kawainui cleanup
Volunteers are welcome from 9 a.m. to noon and the first Saturday of the month to help restore the Kawainui marsh ponds with James Cogswell of the state DLNR. Call 266-0911.

Tuesday
March 4

Readers theater
Windward Readers Theater presents free performances of The Cemetery Club at 7 tonight and March 6, and 2 p.m. March 9 in Pohai Nani auditorium. Call 254-4885 or 261-2150.

Ohana food
The Ohana Food Produce Distribution has free food on a first-come, first-served basis for qualified individuals and families from 3 to 4:30 p.m. at KEY Project on Waihee Road. Call 239-5777.

Upcoming

Kailua board meeting
Kailua Neighborhood Board will meet at 7 p.m. March 6 at Kailua District Park. Call 768-3710.

Fish fry
The Knights of Columbus on the Windward Side is serving up fried fish, hush puppies, cole slaw and french fries from 5:15 to 7:30 p.m. March 7 at St. Anthony’s School. Funds benefit students in need at St. Anthony’s, along with St. John Vianney School. Tickets can be purchased online at kofc6307fishfry2014.eventb rite.com.

Irrigation workshop
Mulkern Nursery will present an Irrigation Management and Vetiver (a perennial grass) workshop from 9 a.m. to noon March 7 at 41-639 Kaulukanu St. in Waimanalo for all farmers and nursery owners and operators. Fee is $6 and deadline if March 3. Call 396-6595 or 622-9026.

5Rs fun
Castle High School will present its 5Rs Festival of Fun and senior projects showcase from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. March 8 at Windward Mall center stage, featuring displays, talks with seniors, activities, entertainment and games. Call 235-1143.

Kaelepulu recycles
Kaelepulu Elementary School will conduct an Aloha Aina recycling drive from 9 a.m. to noon March 8 at the school. Email 3rs@kokuhawaiifoundation.org.

Project Grad sale
Castle High’s Project Grad will have its annual benefit Garage & Crafters Clearance and White Elephant Sale from 8 a.m. to 2 p.m. March 8 in the cafeteria. To donate items or reserve a space, call Lisa at 953-7011 or Kathy at 233-5600, ext. 2236.

Blood drives
Hawaii Blood Bank will have donor drives from 7 a.m. to noon March 8 at Kaneohe Bay Shopping Center and 7:15 a.m. to 12:15 p.m. March 9 at Hope Chapel Kaneohe Bay. Call 848-4770.

Hazard awareness
The Waimanalo chapter of Hawaii Hazards Awareness and Resilience program meets at 6:30 p.m. every second Wednesday from March 12 through June 11 at the HI National Guard Center dining facility at Bellows. Call 259-7222.

Grief conference
St. Francis Hospice will sponsor a conference on “Caregiving and Grief … Awakening Heart and Soul” from 8 a.m. to 4:30 p.m March 14 at Koolau Ballrooms for healthcare professionals, social workers, counselors, chaplains, caregivers and lay people. For registration details, call 547-8129.

Basketball registration
Kailua Community Basketball League registers players (ages 7-17) for its spring skills clinic and 2014 season from 1:30 to 3:30 p.m. March 15 at Enchanted Lake Park in Kailua. To register, bring birth certificate and medical insurance card. Call 216-8103, 352-1364 or 221-0553.

Coach applications
Kailua Mustangs Pop Warner Football and Cheer Association is seeking coaches for its 2014 season. A letter of intent should be sent to mustangsboardmembers@gmail.com or Kailua Mustangs Pop Warner Association P.O. Box 1321 Kailua, HI 96734 by March 17. Call Tehani at 692-3278.

Lincoln play
Heritage takes the stage April 4 at Hawaii Pacific University’s Paul and Vi Loo Theatre in Kaneohe, telling the story of Abraham Lincoln through the lens of the people closest to him. It runs at 7:30 p.m. Thursday-Saturdays and 4 p.m. Sundays through May 4. Admission is $5, $15 and $20. Visit hpu.edu/theatre or call 375-1282.

Europe travel
Castle High School parents and ohana are invited to join a tour of London, Paris, Florence, Switzerland and Rome in 2015. Email beverly_vierra@notes.k12.h i.us.

Ongoing

Language class
Nakayoshi class in Kailua offers ongoing Japanese language lessons. Call 384-8650 or visit nakayoshi-class.com.

Bridge class
Windward Unity Church has an Introduction to Bridge class at 1 p.m. Tuesdays with Daniel Reader at 46-005 Kawa St. #303. Call Daniel at 266-0301.

Kaneohe book sale
The Friends of the Kaneohe Library offers half price on all romance books throughout February in the library basement. Hours are 10 a.m.-3 p.m. and 6-7:45 p.m. Wednesday, 1-3 p.m. Friday, 1-4 Sunday and 1-3 p.m. Tuesday. Call 247-4819.

Support groups
Marriage and family therapist Susan Ray leads a support group for newly single men and women at 5 p.m. on the second Wednesday of the month and a women’s support group (WOW) at 5 p.m. on the third Wednesday of each month (promoting mental wellness and health), both in her Pali Palms office. RSVP to 227-6791.

Watershed detectives
Koolauloa children in grades 2 to 6 are welcome to join the after-school science enrichment program, Watershed Detectives, which meets Mondays (grades 2-3) and Wednesdays (grades 4-6), and at spring and summer break at Hauula Civic Center. Call Dotty at 255-6944 or email dotty.kelly@verizon.net.

Alzheimer’s support
An Alzheimer’s support group meets at Castle hospital’s wellness center at 6 p.m. on the third Tuesday; and also at King Intermediate School, portable 1, at 10 a.m. on the second Saturday of the month. Call 591-2771.

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