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Send Windward items to by June 11 to be considered for the June 18 edition.

Wednesday June 11

Stargazers Hokulani Imaginarium presents “Stargazing” at 7 tonight and “Maunakea Between Earth and Sky” at 7 p.m. Friday on the WCC campus. Admission is $7-$5. Call 235-7433.

Real estate Coldwell Banker Pacific Properties leads a free seminar on new agent training and real estate careers at 6 p.m. at its Kailua office, 970 N. Kalaheo Ave. #C-215. RSVP to 748-3410.

Keiki film hui Koolau 10 Theatres offers a Keiki Film Hui at 10 a.m. each Wednesday through July 31, with movie admission $1 for children who can view a series of family films. Call 239-0919.

Tai Chi Deadline is today to sign up for “Tai Chi and Chi Kung,” set for 9:45 a.m. June 18 in Hale Kuhina 115 at Windward Community College. Fee is $12. Call 235-7433.

Fishpond benefit Hula Grill Waikiki (next to Duke’s) hosts a benefit gala for Heeia Fishpond (Paepae o He’eia) from 12:30 to 3:30 p.m., featuring seven food stations, a no-host bar, live raffles and music by Kupaoa. Tickets cost $40. Register at or call 236-6178.

Library Closures All public libraries are closed today in observance of Kamehameha Day. Visit for a complete listing.

Thursday June 12

Koolauloa board meets Koolauloa Neighborhood Board meets at 6 p.m. at Hauula Elementary cafeteria. Call 768-3710.

Ronald Ronald McDonald brings an interactive show to Kahuku Library at 10 a.m. to help kick off its summer reading program. Call 293-8935.

Friday June 13

Frankenscience Kahuku Library presents a program on “Frankenscience: Superstition vs. Science” at 10 a.m. for ages 5 and older. Register at 293-8935.

Saturday June 14

Kanikapila Kawika Kahiapo performs at 4 p.m. in the Kailua Town Center parking garage for the monthly Kanikapila in Kailua. Call 263-7073.

Fatherhood at mall Hawaii Coalition of Dads sponsors its 16th annual Fathers Event from noon to 3 p.m at Windward Mall center court, featuring arts, crafts, exhibits, entertainment and a father-child look-alike contest. Call 235-1143.

Civic club milestone Ko’olauloa Hawaiian Civic Club marks its 90th year with a Diamond Emerald Anniversary celebration from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. at Turtle Bay Resort, featuring brunch, a silent auction and music by Cyril Pahinui, Maunalua, Kawika Kahiapo and more. Call 237-8856 or email

Heiau cleanup Hauula Community Association volunteers meet to clean up Maunawila Heiau from 8:30 to 11:30 a.m. on Hauula Homestead Road. Email

Alzheimer’s help An Alzheimer’s support group meets at 10 a.m. at Kaneohe Community Family Center at King Intermediate School. Call 235-7747.

Cancer race The Greg Dougherty XC Race for Cancer begins at 9 a.m. at Gunstock Ranch in Kahuku to benefit Prostate Cancer Foundation. Fee is $50. Visit

Fishing days Paepae o He’eia hosts La Holoholo Family Fishing Days from 8:30 a.m to 2:30 p.m. today, and July 12 and Aug. 9 at Heeia fishpond, and registration began May 12. Call 236-6178 or email

Classic cars East End Hot Rod Club hosts its classic car show from 5 to 9 p.m. in the Windward Mall Macy’s parking lot. Call 235-1143.

Tagami-Powell gallery The Tagami & Powell Art Gallery is open from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. today and July 12 at 47-754 Lamaula Road, featuring works by the artists as well as ceramics, jewelry, photography and more by local artisans. Call 349-6273.

Sunday June 15

Japanese theater Kaneohe Library host a live staging of Bento Rakugo, a unique presentation of Japanese comedy, at 3 p.m. Call 233-5676.

Hardware tips City Mill offers free demonstrations of Diamond Magic from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. at its Kahuhipa Street store. Call 247-2181.

Summer camps Kama’aina Kids conducts residential summer camps today through June 20 at Heeia State Park, and June 23-27 at Camp Timberline above Makakilo for ages 9 to 17. For fees and details, call 235-6509.

Monday June 16

Vision training Marie Riley leads a free class in “Eye Exercises and Chi Kung” at 10:30 a.m. at Kaneohe Library. The public is welcome, and advanced registration is not needed. Call 233-5676.

Security watch Hauula Community Association volunteers meet at 8:45 p.m. at Hauula Civic Center to walk through the community in a Neighborhood Security Watch. Email Moana at

Ronald Ronald McDonald brings an interactive show to Kailua Library at 1 p.m. to help kick off its summer reading program. Call 266-9911.

Matinee Mondays Kahuku Library screens a free matinee at 1 p.m. each Monday, featuring Honey, I Shrunk the Kids today, Mighty Joe Young June 23, Wall-E June 30 and Over the Hedge July 7. Call 293-8935.

Tuesday June 17

Nature hour Ho’omaluhia Botanical Garden hosts a preschool storyhour at 10:30 a.m. on the theme “Seeds” for keiki and their parents. Bring lunch, walking shoes, bug spray and rain gear. Call 233-7323.

Pregnancy, infant care Castle hospital’s Birth Center offers a class in General Newborn Care at 5:30 tonight as well as breast-feeding class at 5:30 p.m. June 25 and Healthy Pregnancy at 6 p.m. June 25. For fees and details, call 263-5400.

Library science Kahuku Library screens the free film The Fifth Element at 5:30 p.m. during Chemistry & Physics Week, followed by a program on “Hardware Science” at 10 a.m. June 18 and “Tasty Science” at 10 a.m. June 20. Register at 293-8935.

Magic show Pohai Nani presents a free magic show at 7 p.m. featuring Yona Chock and troupe in the Club Room on the second floor. Cal 436-4578.


Flood Awareness Hawaii Hazards Awareness and Resilience Program of Waimanalo hosts its monthly meeting at 6:30 p.m. June 18. This month’s topic is floods. Call 259-7222.

Vision training Deadline is June 18 to sign up for “Vision Training and Tai Chi,” set for 9:45 a.m. June 25 in Hale Kuhina 115 at Windward Community College. Fee is $12. Call 235-7433.

Kaneohe board meeting Kaneohe Neighborhood Board will meet at 7 p.m. June 19 at Ben Parker Elementary cafeteria. Call 768-3710.

Bubbles The Aloha Clowns will entertain at 10:30 a.m. June 19 with their Amazing Bubble Show at Kaneohe Library, accompanied by music and narration. Call 233-5676.