June 8

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Thursday June 8
Breastfeeding Class
Castle Medical Center, 5:30-7:30 p.m., $25/two people. Pre-registration required. (263-5400, castlemed.org)

Courtyard Yoga
Ward Village Courtyard, IBM Building, 5:30-6:30 p.m., free. Corepower Yoga leads a special class. (wardvillage.com)

Growing Health – Promoting Hawaiian Plants
Waianae Public Library, 10:30 a.m., free. Learn more about the long history of Hawaiian medicinal use of plants, with examples and modern application. (697-7868)

In Sickness & In Health Seminar: Why MISS Out?
Castle Medical Center, Wellness Center Auditorium, 6-7:30 p.m., free. More than a million people in the U.S. go under the knife for spinal problems every year. Learn more about minimally invasive spine surgery, which can result in less pain and a faster recovery. Pre-registration required. (263-5400, castlemed.org)

Understanding Ocean Changes
Hanauma Bay Nature Preserve theater, 6:30-7:30 p.m., free. Brenda Asuncion talks “Hilo ‘ia a pa‘a: braiding a tight cord of knowledge.” (397-5840)

Blood Bank of Hawaii
Pali Momi Medical Center, Conference Center, 7-11:15 a.m., free. Donate blood and save lives. Pre-registration recommended. (848-4770, bbh.org)

Hawaii Restaurant Association Golf Tournament
Hawaii Prince Golf Club, 9:30-11:30 a.m. registration, 11:30 a.m. start, $150. The 10th annual HRA golf tourney features all three courses, prizes, food and more. (944-9105, hawaiirestaurant.org)

Read to a Therapy Dog
Waipahu Public Library, 11 a.m., free. Meet the K9 Therapy Dogs of Hawaii. Learn about dog safety and watch them do a special trick, or read to them. (675-0358)

Kids Afternoons
Waianae Public Library, 2:30 p.m., free. A sing-along day to Disney’s “Moana.” (697-7868)

Moon Walk at Waimea Valley
Waimea Valley, 6 p.m. dinner, 8-10 p.m. walk, $29.95-$10. Enjoy a buffet dinner at The Proud Peacock before taking a moonlit stroll through the valley. (638-7766)

The Republik, 9 p.m., $20/advance. (bampproject.com)

Hawaii Symphony Orchestra
Pearl City Cultural Center, 7:30 p.m., free. (hawaiisymphonyorchestra.org)

Twilight Summer Concert Series
Foster Botanical Garden, 4:30-7 p.m., free. Take a stroll through the garden and enjoy a concert from University of Texas Arlington Jazz Orchestra. (522-7066)

Screen on the Green
Waimea Valley main lawn, 7:15 p.m., free. Watch a screening of a keiki-friendly film. (waimeavalley.net)

‘Uncles Regularly Scheduled Garage Party is CANCELLED Tonight’
Kumu Kahua Theatre, June 1-July 2, Thursdays-Saturdays at 8 p.m., Sundays at 2 p.m., $25-$5. Lee Cataluna’s newest comedy finds a group of old friends wondering why Uncle canceled his usual party (as they gather in his garage like normal). (kumukahua.org, 536-4441)

Wine & Canvas Paint Night
Four Seasons Resort, 6-9 p.m., $45. Paint a tranquil night waterfall with 50 percent off the happy hour menu. (wineandcanvas.com)

World Oceans Month Beach Cleanup
Baby Makapuu, 8-11 a.m., free. Waikiki Aquarium cleans the beach. Trash bags, gloves and supplies provided; bring your own water and sun protection. (440-9020)