January 7

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Tuesday January 7
Fundamentals of a Photovoltaic System
Windward Community College – Honolulu Community College, Bldg. 2, Room 508, Jan.7-Feb. 13, 5-7:30 p.m., $665, contact to enroll. This course provides an introduction to photovoltaic (PV) concepts, applications and the solar energy industry. (235-7433. www.windwardcce.org)

Hawaii Ballroom Dance Association
Manana Elementary School, registration takes place Jan. 7 and 14, classes take place Tuesdays beginning Jan. 7 through Feb. 25, 7-8:30 p.m., contact for cost. The Hawaii Ballroom Dance Associaton’s Pearl City Chapter holds classes for those who would like to learn to dance the Cha Cha and Tango. (456-2129)

HBDA Pearlridge Chapter Registration
Waimalu Elementary School, Jan. 7 and 14, classes take place Tuesdays through Feb. 27, 7-8 p.m., contact for cost. Learn to dance the cha cha and the tango with Hawaii Ballroom Dance Association’s Pearlridge Chapter. (836-4579, 488-3935)

Kailua Senior Citizens Club Aloha Luncheon
Kailua Complex – Kailua District Park, 9:30 a.m. to noon, senior citizens (over 55 years), newcomers welcome, $15/membership Jan.-Dec. Business meeting, social time and lunch. Registration of new and former members. (266-7652)

The Monkey King
Hawaii Children’s Discovery Center, through Jan. 31, 9 a.m.-1 p.m. Tues.-Fri., 10 a.m.-3 p.m. Sat. and Sun., $8-$10. Explore the history and culture of China as you discover the superpowers and humorous mischief of Monkey, a hero in the classic Chinese story, “The Journey to the West (Xiyouji).” (524-KIDS, discoverycenterhawaii.org)

Jazz Minds, 1661 Kapiolani Blvd., Honolulu, Jan 7 and Jan. 21, 9 p.m.-2 a.m., call for cost. (536-3775, 945-0800)

Pohai Nani Entertainment Program
Pohai Nani retirement living – Bacon Auditorium, 7 p.m., contact for cost. Readers Theatre presents “The Ladies of the Alamo.” (247-3448)