What’s Up in Windward Oahu
Send Windward items to firstname.lastname@example.org by May 21 to be considered for the May 28 edition.
Wednesday May 21
Chi Kung class
Deadline is today to register for “Chi Kung Exercises,” set for 9:45 a.m. May 28 in Hale Kuhina 115 at WCC. Fee is $12. Call 235-7433.
Hokulani Imaginarium presents “Sounds of the Underground” at 7 and 8 tonight, and “Perfect Little Planet” at 7 p.m. Friday on the WCC campus. Admission is $7-$5. Call 235-7433.
Kailua Community Basketball League is taking late registration for the 2014 season for children ages 7 to 17 (born 1997-2007). Call Gary at 216-8103. Thursday
Castle Medical Center hosts a cooking demonstration of “Carbs Worth Eating” at 6 p.m. in its Wellness Center. Fee is $10, and an RSVP is needed two days prior to the program. Call 263-5400.
Jarrett Keohokalole, Democrat candidate for state House District 48 (Kaneohe-Waiahole), hosts a campaign kick-off from 6 to 8 p.m. at Ben Parker Elementary cafeteria with food, entertainment and talk story. Suggested donation is $25. Call 428-1372 or visit jarrettkeohokalole.com.
Friday May 23
Kailua-Waimanalo AYSO has a fundraiser from 5 to 8 tonight at the Kailua McDonald’s, (and also from 4 to 9:30 p.m. May 20 at Round Table Pizza Kailua). A portion of proceeds from both goes to the team travel fund for a California tournament in July. Call 497-4501 or email email@example.com.
Lanikai Mortgage Players present Wedlockout, or Bed-fellows Make Strange Politics, at 8 tonight through Sunday at Lanikai park pavilion’s Shreve Theater, loosely based on the plot of Lysistrata. Tickets cost $7 and include a finale olio and free popcorn. Call 262-5482.
Ernest Chang’s piano students perform a free recital at 7 p.m. in Pohai Nani auditorium. Call 234-6639.
Kapena entertains from 8:30 to 10:30 p.m. at Haleiwa Joe’s on Haiku Road. Call 247-6671.
Saturday May 24
Hawaii Blood Bank has a donor drive from 7 a.m. to noon at Kaneohe Bay Shopping Center. Call 848-4770.
Volunteers meet from 8:30 a.m. to noon to help restore He’eia fishpond. Email firstname.lastname@example.org or call 236-6178.
Windward Mall hosts a weekend concert series at noon today with Kalei Gamiao, 1 p.m. Sunday with Maunalua, and 1 p.m. Monday with Mailani. Call 235-1143.
Soul Patrol Acoustic entertains from 6 to 8 p.m. at Morning Brew Cafe & Bistro at Kailua Shopping Center. Call 262-7770.
Waipao Ohana Days runs from 8 to 11 a.m. at Papahana Kuaola, at the mauka end of Haiku Road, for play, talk story and working the land. Email email@example.com.
Hawaiian Trail & Mountain Club leads a 5.1-mile intermediate Likeke hillside hike in Kaneohe at 9 a.m. Visit htmc.org.
Sunday May 25
Hula in Kailua
Pukaikapuaokalani Hula Studio with kumu hula Darcey Moniz dances at 3 p.m. at Kailua parking garage. Call 263-7073.
Haiku Valley cleanup
Koolau Foundation plans a Haiku Valley Cleanup Service Day from 9:30 a.m. to 2 p.m. Register by May 24 and meet at the top of Haiku Road by the preschool and be prepared for hard, dirty work. Lunch and tools will be provided. Call 221-5662 or email firstname.lastname@example.org.
Hawaii Blood Bank has a donor drive from 7 a.m. to noon at Kailua Town Center parking garage. Call 848-4770.
Monday May 26
All public schools and libraries are closed today in observance of Memorial Day.
Tuesday May 27
Kahuku Library hosts its Origami Club for all ages at 6:30 p.m. on the theme of “Lei Origami.” Call 293-8935.
Ho’okena plays Hawaiian music in a free concert at 7 p.m. in Pohai Nani auditorium. Call 234-6639.
Hawaii Blood Bank has a donor drive from 11 a.m. to 3:45 p.m. at Castle Medical Center near the entrance. Call 848-4770.
Deadline is May 27 to register for Marilyn Nagel’s “Clutter Free for Life” series of classes, set to begin at 6:30 p.m. June 4 at WCC. Fee is $30 plus $11 for the book. Call 235-7433.
Maunawila Heiau steering committee will meet at 6 p.m, May 28 at Hauula Civic Center. Email email@example.com.
Kaneohe Library will screen the film Wall-E at 6 p.m. May 28 in the library basement, complete with free popcorn. Call 233-5676.