March 4

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Sunday March 4
Lamaze Prepared Childbirth
Castle Medical Center, 640 Ulukahiki St., Kailua, six Sunday sessions starting March 4, 9 a.m. to noon, $75, $65/delivering at Castle. Call to register. (263-5400,

Kaneohe Canoe Club Registration
Heeia Kea Pier, Kanoehe, March 4, 11, 18 and 25, 11 a.m. to 1 p.m., registration forms also available online. Besides completed registration forms, please bring either a copy of your birth certificate, Hawaii State ID, Hawaii Driver’s License or Military ID. Registration of children (age 10+) and adults for the 2012 Canoe Regatta Season. (

The Music Of Bach And Handel
Waiokeola Congregational Church, 4705 Kilauea Ave., Honolulu, 9 a.m., free. The Rev. Dr. Chris Eng’s sermon topic will be “No One Wants to Suffer.” (

Women’s 10K
Kapiolani Park, 2805 Monsarrat Ave., Honolulu, 7 a.m., free. The 35th Annual Hawaii Pacific Health Women’s 10K, the state’s premier women’s race is a benefit for “The Campaign for Hawai‘i’s Children: Building the Future of Kapi‘olani Medical Center for Women & Children.” Register online or call. (, 535-7674)

MasterWorks Series
Blaisdell Concert Hall, 777 Ward Ave., Honolulu, March 4 to May 20, weekday 7 p.m., Friday and Saturday, 8 p.m., Sunday 4 p.m., visit website for cost and list of Hawaii Symphony Orchestra schedule. (, 593-9468)

Filmmakers Showcase At Surfer The Bar
Surfer the bar, Turtle Bay Resort, 57-091 Kamehameha Hwy., Kahuku, 7 p.m., $8/kamaaina, $5/keiki under 16. “Heart of a Soul Surfer” screens. (436-4326)

Grooming Tips 101
Cocojor Dog Emporium and Spaw, 975 Kapiolani Blvd., Honolulu, 2-3 p.m., free. Call for reservations. Learning how to keep your dog in shape between grooms. (592-3647)

Lessons Of The Bamboo
Pearl City Cultural Center, 2100 Hokiekie St., Pearl City, 2 p.m., $20/door, $15/general, $12/seniors. Pacific Buddhist Academy Presents the 6th Annual Taiko Festival—Lessons of the Bamboo. (, 532-2649)

Talk: Kinship And Power In West Sumatra
East-West Center Gallery, 1601 East-West Road, 2-3 p.m., free. Exploring gender relations in Minangkabau society. (944-7177)

2012 Honolulu Festival
Five locations: Hawaii Convention Center, Ala Moana Shopping Center, Waikiki Beach Walk, Waikiki Shopping Plaza and DFS Galleria, 10 a.m. to 3 p.m., free. Pacific Rim Arts and Culture showcased. Waikiki Grand Parade on Kalakaua Avenue 4:30 p.m. Nagaoka Fireworks Show over Waikiki Beach 8:30 p.m. (833-3378,

6th Annual Taiko And Karaoke Festival
Pearl City Cultural Center, 2100 Hokiekie St., Pearl City, 2 p.m., call for cost. (532-2649)

Mixed Media Collage
Gallery on the Pali, 2500 Pali Hwy., Honolulu, March 4-29, artist’s reception March 10 from 6-7:30 p.m., free. This show samples a selection of Warren Stenberg’s work created in the past several years since he rediscovered collage and digital macro photography. (