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May 1

Wednesday May 1
CLASSES
Breastfeeding Class
Castle Medical Center, Kailua, May 1 or 15, 6-8:30 p.m., $25 or free with any Castle childbirth class. Registration is required. (263-5400, castlemed.org)

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)

Team Move’s Yoga Class
Ala Moana Beach Park (contact for exact location), Wednesdays from 5:45 to 6:45 p.m., Saturdays from 7 to 8 a.m., $65/month for twice a week, $45/once a week. Experience yoga the way it was meant to be: outdoors, surrounded by nature. Team Move takes your yoga experience outdoors for an experience like no other. First class is free. Bring a yoga mat, towel and water. (movehi.com, 206-0367)

Acupressure for Eye Strain
Windward Community College Hale Kuhina 105, 9:45-11:45 a.m., $9. Apply light pressure to acupoints on your face and hands, following the Chinese acupressure charts for eye strain. Also, locate foot reflexology points and practice Tai Chi exercises along with Bates’ work. (235-7433)

COMMUNITY
Fall Prevention Amongst Older Adults
Leeward YMCA, 11:15 a.m.-12:15 p.m., free. Kaiser Permanente presents “Fall Prevention Amongst Older Adults: Strategies for preparing yourself and your home.” Learn prevention strategies and recommended lifestyle changes to keep you and your loved ones safe from falls. (671-6495)

Farmers Market
Waikiki Community Center – lawn, 7-11:30 a.m. Fresh produce, organic baked goods, and smoothies and prepared foods. (923-1802)

Kaneohe Library Bookstore Half-Off Sale
Kaneohe Public Library basement, through the month of May, Sundays from 1 to 4 p.m., Sundays from 1 to 3 p.m., Tuesdays from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. and 6 to 7:45 p.m., and Fridays from 1 to 3 p.m. The Friends of Kaneohe Public Library Bookstore offer half-off sale of books, DVDs, CDs and more to military members and their families who show their ID. (233-5676)

Kipapa Elementary School Curriculum Fair
Kipapa Elementary School, 3-8 p.m., free. See the integrated units the children of Kipapa Elementary School have been doing. (627-7318)

Mission 4/1 Earth Campaign
The Church of the Crossroads, until May 19. The Church of the Crossroads engages in the United Church of Christ Mission 4/1 Earth Campaign to accomplish three national goals: engaging in one million hours of Earth care; planting 1,000 trees national and locally and writing 1,000 letters and petitions on environmental changes. (949-2220)

Should You Rent it or Sell It?
Coldwell Banker Pacific Properties Kapolei Commons, 6:30 p.m., free. Coldwell Banker Pacific Properties hosts a seminar providing attendees with information to make a decision on renting or selling a home and more. Call for reservations. (947-8101)

St. Francis Hospice Bereavement Walk
Pearlridge Uptown, second level front Sephora, 8-9 a.m., free. Anyone dealing with the loss of a loved one is welcome to join a community that understands. (pearlridgeonline.com, 488-0981)

NIGHTLIFE
Teen Movie Night
Mililani Public Library, Wednesdays through May 8, 5 p.m., free. Teens are invited to attend the movie and check out the latest young adult novels and books with movie tie-ins. April 17 – “The Hunger Games,” April 24 – “Premium Rush,” May 1 – “Pitch Perfect” and May 8 – “Red Dawn.” Contact the library as soon as possible if special accommodations are needed. (627-7470)

The Stitchery Guild
1111 Victoria St., 7 p.m., free. Featuring a beaded bracelet. (487-2090, hsfag.org)

FAMILY FUN
Hawaii Children’s Theatre Summer 2013 Registration
Contact for location and times, workshops begin on June 10, register until May 24. The Hawaii Children’s Theatre Summer Stars will present Disney’s “The Little Mermaid.” Register now to reserve your spot, registration is on a first come, first serve basis. (hawaiichildrenstheatre.com, 246-8985)

Keiki Storytime
Kailua Public Library, Wednesdays through May 8, 10:30 a.m., free. Keiki storytime is recommended for children ages 2 to 5, accompanied by a parent or caregiver. It will feature stories, sing-along songs and a craft. Contact the library two weeks in advance if special accommodations are needed. (266-9911)

MUSIC
Adam Crowe
Hard Rock Cafe, 9-11 p.m., free. Adam Crowe performs acoustic delta and traditional blues music. (955-7383)

Adam Crowe
REAL A Gastro Pub & Restaurant, May 1 and 8, 5:30-7:30 p.m., free. Adam Crowe performs acoustic delta and traditional blues music. (596-2566)

Circa Survive
The Republik, show starts at 8 p.m., $25-$40. Five-piece rock band Circa Survive performs. (groovetickets.com, bampprojects.com)

Ryan “Kamakakehau” Fernandez
Hilo Hattie, 700 N. Nimitz Hwy., noon-2 p.m., free. Ryan “Kamakakehau” Fernandez Leo Kiekie (falsetto) singer and ukulele musician performs in the Kona Bean Cafe. He was the 2003 Richard Hoopii’s falsetto contest winner. (535-6500)

The Abrigo Ohana
Hilo Hattie, 700 N. Nimitz Hwy., 2:30-4:30 p.m., free. The Abrigo Ohana performs in the Kona Bean Cafe. The Abrigo Ohana was the youngest Na Hoku Hanohano Award finalists in 2012. (535-6500)

SPECIAL EVENTS
86th Annual Lei Day Celebration
Queen Kapi‘olani Regional Park and Bandstand, 9 a.m.-5:30 p.m., free. The City and County of Honolulu present a public celebration featuring the annual lei queen and court, the most incredible lei in the world, as well as local entertainment and hula. (honoluu.gov/parks/programs/leiday/index.htm)

THE ARTS
”a” mini retort
ARTS at Marks Garage, exhibit runs until June 1, Tues.-Sat., noon-5 p.m., free. “a” mini retort offers various viewpoints in response to critical, complex situations. An opening reception takes place May 3 from 5 to 10 p.m. (521-2903)

Ainu Treasures: A Living Tradition in Northern Japan
East-West Center Gallery, weekdays 8 a.m.-5 p.m., Sun. 12-4 p.m., call for cost. Like many other indigenous people throughout the world, the Ainu have taken initiative to revive their traditional culture, including a project for Ainu artists to make replicas of Ainu artifacts owned by various museums. This exhibition features modern Ainu masterpieces and replicas of traditional artifacts. (944-7177, arts.eastwestcenter.org)

Seeing Stories in the Year of the Snake
Sure Shot Cafe, until May 5, Mon.-Sat. 6 a.m.-6 p.m., Sun. 7 a.m.-6 p.m., free. Acrylic and watercolor paintings by kindergarten through fifth grade Waikiki School students on display, featuring vibrant paintings of stories children see when picturing this Year of the Snake. (melissa.mosher@hawaiiantel.net)

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