June 12

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Wednesday June 12
Adult and Pediatric First Aid and CPR/AED
American Red Cross, 4155 Diamond Head Rd., June 12, 15, 21, 24 and 29, 8:30 a.m.-3 p.m. or June 17 from 3 t o 9:30 p.m., $110. Get trained to recognize and care for victims of illness and sudden injuries and life-threatening respiratory or cardiac emergencies. Receive an American Red Cross certificate upon completion, valid for two years. Register online or call. (redcross.org, 1-800-733-2767)

Artistic Adventures in Kailua
Contact for location, Wednesdays through July, contact for times and cost. The summer art camp features classes such as “Colorful Clay Sea Life” and “Mosaic Work of Art.” (261-4484)

Certified Nurse’s Aide (CNA)
Windward Community College Hale Kuhina 107, June 5-July 25, Mon.-Thurs., 8:30 a.m.-2:30 p.m., $1,190. The curriculum prepares students to achieve a level of knowledge, skills and abilities essential to provide basic care to ill or disabled patients. (371-0397, 235-7328)

Funding For Energy Efficiency Improvements
Ala Moana Hotel, Pakalana/Anthurium Room, register by June 12, workshop takes place June 18 and 19, 9 a.m., free. The Department of Business, Economic Development and Tourism’s (DBEDT) State Energy Office holds a workshop for building owners, property management companies, businesses, tenant and neighborhood associations, and non-profit organizations. (energy.hawaii.gov/programs/achieving-efficiency)

Qi Gong
Kaiser Permanente – Moanalua Clinic, second floor waiting area, Wednesdays thru Aug. 7, 6-7:30 p.m., $60-$74. This ancient form of standing meditation activates the acupuncture meridians and cultivates body energy. Pre-registration is required. (432-2260)

Senior Citizen Computer Classes
Carole Kai Charities, Inc. Office, 418 Kuwili St., through August 16, contact for days and times, free. Senior Citizens are invited to sign-up for free two-hour computer classes to learn basic concepts including: e-mail, use of Internet, composing documents and more. (291-6151, renemansho@hawaii.rr.com)

Teen to Adult Magic Class
Moanalua Valley, Wednesdays through July 3, 7 p.m., $149. Mike Chine teaches an entry-level class for participants ages 12 and older. Includes all materials. (836-1800, mikec1800@aol.com)

Youth Singing Classes
Waipahu United Church of Christ, Wednesdays through July 17, 5:30-6:30 p.m. (ages 5 to 12), 6:30-7:30 p.m. (ages 12 to 17), $99. Hawaii Youth Chorus holds singing classes for children ages 5 to 12, and teenagers ages 12 to 17 as part of its HYCTeenGlee. (623-2411)

Free Career Night
Coldwell Banker Pacific Properties, 970 North Kalaheo Ave., 6-7:30 p.m., free. Coldwell Banker Pacific Properties’ New Agent Training Office hosts a free career night. The seminar is open to all real estate agents including newly licensed agents and those interested in a career in real estate. Call to RSVP. (748-3410)

It’s Not All About Epilepsy
EFH Office at Ward Warehouse, 6-7:30 p.m., contact for cost. Discussion focuses on how to live a fulfilling life with epilepsy, sharing successes that have been accomplished despite the hurdle of seizures. Call to RSVP. (528-3058)

Small Business Counseling
American Savings Bank at Kamehameha Shopping Center, 9 a.m.-2 p.m., free. Small Business Administration’s staff can help existing small business owners and start-ups find the best resources and solutions for a variety of different business needs. Call to schedule an appointment. (541-2990 ext. 210)

The Whole-Brain Child
Dillingham Hall, Punahou School, 7 p.m., free. Psychologist and educator Dr. Daniel J. Siegel gives a public presentation on “The Whole-Brain Child,” a practical approach to parenting that promotes well-being in children’s lives. (944-5737, brainsymposium@punahou.edu)

Bento Rakugo Storytelling
Waipahu Public Library, 6:30 p.m., free. Bento Rakugo performs in the traditional Rakugo storytelling style with a modern twist for “Dig into Reading,” the Hawaii State Public Library System Children’s Summer Reading Program. Contact the library ASAP if special accommodations are needed. (675-0358)

Boys and Girls Club of Hawaii
Boys and Girls Club of Hawaii – Windward Clubhouse, until July 26, Mon.-Fri., 2-6 p.m., $1 annual membership. The Boys and Girls Club of Hawaii Windward Clubhouse is open for all youth ages 7 to 17. Its afternoon drop-in program includes running every hour, sports, ping pong and more. (263-0555, bgchwindward.wordpress.com)

PCC Kamaaina Summer Special
Polynesian Cultural Center, until the end of August, contact for times, $15/general admission, $25/dinner and show special. PCC offers kamaaina specials. (367-7060)

Spy Training Academy
Kahuku Public and School Library, 10:30 a.m., free. Limited to 25 participants ages 5 and older; registration is required. Contact the library ASAP if a sign language interpreter or other special accommodations are needed. (293-8935)

UHM Kids First!
Waikiki Aquarium, June 12, 19 and 26, visit website for time, children free with a coupon and paying adult. This summer’s line-up includes a mix of comedies and dramas, plus green shorts and shorts on sports. (summer.hawaii.edu/kidsfirst)

What is Sand Made Of?
Waikiki Aquarium, 3 p.m., free with admission. Waikiki Aquarium presents Afternoons at the Aquarium. Use a magnifying glass to examine what sand is made of in this mini-lab. (923-9741)

Anna Lunoe Performs
The Safehouse, the lounge within the Republik, lounge doors open at 6 p.m., show starts at 10 p.m., free, ages 21 and older. DJ/producer Anna Lunoe performs with resident DJs Anit & Compose closing out the night until 2 a.m. (annalunoe.com)

Jazz Clique
Jazz Mind’s Art and Cafe, 8:30 p.m.-midnight, contact for cost. Jazz Clique is a band of talented local musicians that share a passion for jazz. The band features Joshua Kaye playing piano, Peter Factora on drums and Mihoko M on vocals. (945-0800)

Mango Season Trio
Lulu’s Surf Club, Wednesdays through June 26, 6-9 p.m., free. Mango Season performs. (mangoseasonmusic.com)

Simple Organized Kahala Anniversary Celebration
Simply Organized Kahala, June 5-18, visit website for hours and cost. Join Simply Organized for store specials, demonstrations by professional organizers and a special product knowledge event, in celebration of one year at Kahala Mall. (739-7007)

HPU Art Gallery, until July 12, free. Many small drawings are gathered here. (hpu.edu)

Musical Sounds and Native Ecologies
University of Hawaii at Manoa, Hamilton Library’s Bridge Gallery, through Aug. 15, weekdays, 8 a.m.-5 p.m., free. “Musical sounds and native ecologies: musical instruments and cultural sustainability,” highlights the valuable instrument collection also used as a teaching resource, housed in the Ethnomusicology Program. (museum.hawaii.edu)

Peter Antrim Kowalke Art Exhibit
The Morning Brew Cafe, runs May 15-August 15, Sun. through Thurs. 6 a.m.-9 p.m., Fri. and Sat. 6 a.m.-10 p.m., free. Featuring an exhibit of Peter Antrim Kowalke’s recent paintings. Part of the proceeds will help fund travel for young Hawaii equestrian riders who represent Hawaii in out-of-state competitions. (262-7770)

HPU Art Gallery, until July 12, free. Intrigued by painting as a practice of visual intervention, the artist re-stages the experience of viewing images of violence as a reflective process of engagement. (hpu.edu)