July 16

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Thursday July 16
Becoming a Mother Workshop Series
Waikiki Community Center, 6-7:30 p.m., $15/suggested donation. Healthy Mothers Healthy Babies Coalition of Hawaii and Allison Mecham Evans teach expectant mothers about “Lessons of Birth: 12 Practices & Principles for Peaceful Birth & Parenting.” Pre-registration required. (hmhb-hawaii.org)

College Planning Program
Kalihi-Palama Public Library, 1325 Kalihi St., 6:30-8 p.m., free. Learn more about how to prepare for your children’s education. (864-4093, vernon.loo@hife-usa.org)

Extreme Coupon 101
AMR Community Center, 182 Kauhini Road, 10-11 a.m., free. Learn how to save money every time you shop, cut your grocery bill in half, and save on everyday items. (381-2308)

Understanding Your Credit Report and Credit Score
Kamehameha Schools Community Learning Center at Maili, 87-790 Kulauku St., 5:30-8 p.m., free. Come and learn about credit reports, credit scores and how to use them as a powerful financial tool from Experian education ambassador Robin Stueber. (696-5556)

University of Phoenix Scholarship Workshops
University of Phoenix Kapolei Learning Center, 949 Kamokila Blvd., 5-6 p.m., free. Learn how to research scholarship opportunities and develop a strategy. RSVP requested. (uopxhawaii.eventbrite.com, 674-5689)

Comedy Hospital – Open Mic Comedy
Station Bar, 1726 Kapiolani Blvd., 7:30 p.m. signups, 8-11 p.m. show, free, age 21 and up. Hawaii’s longest-running open mic comedy night. (mraaronpresents.net)

Think Fast in Wahiawa!
Surfers Coffee Bar, 63 Kamehameha Hwy., 7:30-9 p.m., free. Think Fast brings unscripted theater and comedy back to Wahiawa. (thinkfastimprov.com)

Hookipa One: Type 1 Diabetes Support Group
Kaiser Permanente Honolulu Medical Office, Conference Room 1BC, 1010 Pensacola St., 6-7:30 p.m., free. This group provides a chance to meet others who deal with the day-to-day challenges of Type 1 diabetes. We’ll share resources, management tips, and the latest research and treatment options. (432-2577)

Pearl Harbor Colors Ceremony
Pearl Harbor Visitor Center at the WWII Valor in the Pacific National Monument, 7:30 a.m., free. Pearl Harbor Colors is an opportunity for local residents and international visitors to witness a U.S. military ceremony and meet veterans, service members and their families. July ceremony honors the U.S. Naval Sea Cadets, enlistment to service candidates from Honolulu Military Entrance Processing Station and veterans. (473-2920, cnic.navy.mil/pearlharborcolors)

U.S. Army Heroes Meet-and-Greet
Wahiawa Public Library, 820 California Ave., 6 p.m., free. Come and meet some U. S. Army heroes and learn all about the equipment and vehicles they use to defend our country. In addition, be there for the library’s Summer Reading Program Grand Prize Drawings and congratulate the winners. (622-6345)

Waialua Library Summer Reading Program Finale
Waialua Public Library, 10 a.m., free. Enjoy a magic show at the grand finale. (637-8286)

It’s Book Time with Ronald McDonald
Ewa Beach Public Library, 10:30 a.m., free. Ronald McDonald stops by to sing, joke and perform magic tricks to encourage a love of reading. (689-1204)

Screen on the Green
Waimea Valley, 7:30 p.m., free but donations welcome. Enjoy a screening of “Surf’s Up” on the lawn after the farmer’s market. (638-7766, waimeavalley.net)

Sesame Street Live: ‘Let’s Dance!’
Blaisdell Center, 777 Ward Ave., July 16-19, check website for showtimes, $12-$28. Get up and get moving with Elmo, Abby Cadabby and everyone’s favorite Sesame Street friends. (768-5252, ticketmaster.com)

Goodwill Goes GLAM! Fashion Show
Blaisdell Exhibition Hall, 6:30-10 p.m., $20. Enjoy the Goodwill Fashion Show and VIP pre-sale, produced by Kini Zamora. (higoodwill.org/glam)

Hawaii Shakes 2015: ‘Temper, Temper Tempest’
The ARTS at Marks Garage, July 16 and 18, Thursday-Saturday at 7:30 p.m., and Sunday at 3:30 p.m., $15-$25. Enjoy Shakespeare in a new way with this comedic interpretation of “The Tempest.” (hawaiishakes.org, 1-800-838-3006)

Living the Art of Hula
UH-Manoa’s Kennedy Theatre, 7:30 p.m., $25-$10. A unique evening of performance and conversation, offering insight into various aspects of hula. Part of the Asia Pacific Dance Festival. (outreach.hawaii.edu/community/asiapacific)