July 12

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Wednesday July 12
Crystal Healing
Crystal Cave & Kyanite Lounge, 10 a.m.-noon, $30. Call for appointment. (308-8328)

Comedy U
Anna O’Brien’s, 8 p.m. doors open, 8:30 p.m. show starts, $7-$5, age 21 and up. Patrice Scott hosts an evening with a mix of Honolulu’s top comedians performing their best in seven minutes, followed by Open Mic Comedy. (facebook.com/comedyu.hi)

Steve Byrne
Blue Note Hawaii, 6:30 and 9 p.m., $36-$26. (bluenotehawaii.com)

Blood Bank of Hawaii
Kakuhihewa, 8 a.m.-1 p.m., free. Donate blood and save lives. Pre-registration recommended. (848-4770, bbh.org)

Free Xeric Seed
Halawa Xeriscape Garden, Wednesdays and Saturdays in July, 9 a.m.-3 p.m., free. Pick a free cutting of the Dwarf Oyster plant. (748-5315)

Rotary Club of West Pearl Harbor
Waikele Country Club, noon, free. This week’s speaker is Gary Tsuru, who will discuss vocations based on his work on college and career readiness at UH-West Oahu. (381-0917, bching2@hawaii.rr.com)

Sex Trivia
Scarlet Honolulu, 6-8 p.m., $5 or donation of diapers and feminine hygiene products. Planned Parenthood hosts a sex trivia night with prizes and networking. (497-9877)

Yasu Ishida
Kapolei Public Library, 6:30 p.m., free. Magician and storyteller Yasu Ishida enchants with action origami. Suitable for age 9 and up. (693-7050)

Duke Kahanamoku Walking Tour
Call for meeting place of Waikiki tour, daily through August, noon, $40-$30. Celebrate Duke Kahanamoku’s 127th birthday with tours of the sites related to his life and career including Duke’s Canoe Club, famous hotels and the Duke statue along Kalakaua. (395-0674, filmguy54@hotmail.com)

Saloon Pilots
Hard Rock Cafe, 9-11 p.m., free. Oahu’s premier bluegrass and Americana music band. (955-7383)

Waikiki Steel Guitar Weel
Royal Hawaiian Center, 6-7 p.m. July 10-13, 5:30-9 p.m. July 14-15, free. Enjoy steel guitar entertainment from Hawaii’s best performers all week at Royal Hawaiian Center, as well as an all-day exhibit over the weekend on vintage steel guitars. (375-9379)

‘Allow – Create – Love and other inspirational prints’
Brue Bar, 119 Merchant St., on display through September, business hours, free. Dieter Runge exhibits unique woodblock prints with inspirational messages. Reception is July 7 at 5 p.m. (bruebar.com)

‘Art Suey 2017’
Ho‘omaluhia Botanical Garden gallery, July 2-30, 9 a.m.-4 p.m., free. Warren Stenberg, Barb Sumida and Fran Wong display their work. Reception is July 8 at 4 p.m. (230-3189)

‘Hulia ‘Ano: Inspired Patterns’
Bishop Museum, March 18-Oct. 16, business hours, $22.95-$10.95. Explore Hawaiian aesthetic traditions, design motifs and visual similarities in the natural world. (bishopmuseum.org)

Koko ‘Ula (The Cherished Carrying Net)
Louis Pohl Gallery, 1142 Bethel St., May 30-July 28, 11 a.m.-5 p.m. Tuesdays-Fridays, 11 a.m.-4 p.m. Saturdays, free. Marques Marzan displays work inspired by the Hawaiian “net carrier.” Reception is June 2 at 6 p.m.; a special book reading by the artist and other Bamboo Ridge writers is June 10 at 1 p.m. (521-1812)

OOPPS Club Oil Painting Exhibit
Honolulu Hale courtyard, weekdays between July 10-27, 8 a.m.-4:30 p.m., free. Eleven OOPPS Club artists display their work in this eighth annual exhibit alongside 21 newcomers. Reception is July 12 at 4:30 p.m. (595-7615)

‘The Machine Inside: Biometrics’
Bishop Museum, Feb. 25-Sept. 4, 9 a.m.-5 p.m., $22.95-$10.95. Learn more about how evolution is Earth’s greatest innovator, and how humans have been inspired by nature’s ingenuity. (bishopmuseum.org, 847-3511)

‘Tree of Life’
UH-Manoa’s East-West Center Gallery, June 4-Sept. 10, 8 a.m.-5 p.m. weekdays, noon-4 p.m. Sundays, free. The motif of the “tree of life” is celebrating as it appears around the world. Opening reception is June 4 at 2 p.m. (944-7177, arts.eastwestcenter.org)