May 10

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Saturday May 10
First Aid
4155 Diamond Head Rd., May 10 and 15, 8:30 a.m.-noon, $70. Learn emergency action steps and first aid procedures for injuries and sudden illnesses. Advanced registration is required. (1-800-733-2767,

Growing Gardenias Workshop and Plant Sale
University of Hawaii Urban Garden Center, 9 a.m.-noon, free entrance to the garden, $10/workshop, which includes one gardenia plant. Dale Sato leads “how to grow gardenias” from 9:30 to 10:30 a.m. Other activities include a plant sale of roses, herbs, ornamentals, fruit trees, a plant clinic and garden tours. (455-2311)

Meditate and Breathe
Kaiser Permanente, Honolulu Medical Office, May 3-Aug. 16 (no class May 17), Saturdays, 9-10 a.m., $75/members, $97.50/non-members. A slow-paced yoga class to promote inner peace by matching your breath with the movement of your body. Advanced registration is required. (432-2260)

Trash to Treasure
The Green House, 12:30-2 p.m., $20. Use recycled materials such as card stock, paper wrapping, magazines and more to create beautiful notecards and gift tags. Advanced registration is required. (, 524-8427)

2014 Spring Plant Sale
University of Hawaii at Manoa Lyon Arboretum, 9 a.m.-2 p.m., free admission. Celebrate National Public Gardens Day. A variety of nurseries offer a variety of plants including Hawaiian plants, new anthurium varieties, heliconias, gingers and more. Jams, jellies and Hawaiian honey also available. (988-0456),

Craft and Gift Fair
Momilani Community Center, 715 Hoomoana St., 9 a.m.-1 p.m. The net proceeds from the craft and gift fair benefit the Performing Artist Academy, a music and dance company teaching Hawaii’s young children, teens and adults the magic of music and performing. (

Filipino Fiesta and Santacruzan
Honolulu Municipal Grounds, 9:30 a.m.-5 p.m., free. The 22nd annual Filipino Fiesta and Parade provides a multifaceted Filipino cultural experience that includes traditional Filipino food, games, cultural exhibits and live entertainment. (

Going Green
91-679 Ft. Weaver Rd., 9 a.m.-1 p.m., free. Acceptable items include scrap metal, bicycles, appliances, computers, printers, all types of batters, HI-5 beverage containers and more. Unacceptable items include tires, pain, microwave ovens, motor oil, hazardous fluids, cardboard, paper, plastics, wood and bulky items. Bring canned goods to support Hawaii Foodbank. (, 291-6151)

Going Green
Blessings Heaven Preschool, 9 a.m.-1 p.m., free. Acceptable items include scrap metal, bicycles, appliances, one TV per car, HI-5 beverage containers, usable clothing and household items, pet food, white socks for Afghanistan and more. Unacceptable items include tires, paint, microwave ovens, motor oil, hazardous fluids, cardboard, paper, plastics, wood and bulky items. Bring canned goods to support the Hawaii Foodbank. (682-0010)

Highlands Intermediate School
Pearlridge Center, Uptown Center Court, noon-1:30 p.m., free. Highlands Intermediate’s chorus and jazz band performs. (203-2366,

Honu Race
The Salvation Army Kroc Center Hawaii, 11 a.m.-1 p.m., contact for cost. The Boys and Girls Club of Hawaii Leeward Clubhouses hold its annual Honu Race with a day of family and youth activities, prizes, goodies and Hone Race. Winners of the Honu Race have a chance to win prizes. All proceeds benefit Boys and Girls Club of Hawaii Leeward Clubhouses. (

Makuahine day Fair
Windward YMCA, 10 a.m.-2 p.m., contact for cost. Halau Hula O Nawahine and Windward YMCA hosts its first Makuahine Day Fair featuring vendors from the community and Hawaiian entertainment. (261-0808)

Mother’s Day Orchid Display
Mililani Mauka Elementary School cafeteria, 8 a.m.-3 p.m., free admission, donations accepted. Mililani Orchid Club presents its annual Mother’s Day orchid display featuring orchids, gift baskets, orchid plants and a Country Store. (623-1114)

The Big Bang Theory, Inflation and the Multiverse
University of Hawaii at Manoa, Kennedy Theatre, 7:30 p.m., free (a ticket is required). Professor Alex Filippenko, an elected member of the National Academy of Sciences and a world-renowned expert on cosmology, gives a lecture titled, “The Big Bang Theory, Inflation and the Multiverse: An English Major’s Introduction to the Birth and Early Evolution of the Universe.” (

U.S. Vets Waiane Hoolaulea/Open House
85-638 Farrington Hwy., 8 a.m.-2 p.m., admission is a canned food. The day features craft booths, information booths, a country store, games and more. (664-1400)

Bishop Museum, May 10-Sept. 1, 9 a.m.-5 p.m. (closed Tuesdays), $8.95-$19.95. “GUITAR: The Instrument That Rocked the World,” invites visitors to experience 5,000 square-feet of the science, sound, history and cultural impact of the guitar through both historical artifacts and hands-on displays. (

Hats off to the ARTS II
Hawaii State Art Museum, 10 a.m.-4 p.m. galleries, 11 a.m.-3 p.m. activities, free. A sequel to the museum’s first “over-the-top” event. (

Keiki Garden Adventure
The Green House, 9:30-11:30 a.m., $20, ages 5 and older with an adult. Explore who to make dirt by creating a mini compost pile, discover the beginnings of life of a plant by examining seeds that are about to sprout and how to prepare a garden bed. Advanced registration is required. (, 524-8427)

Legends of Koolau
Contact for location, May 10, Aug. 16 and Sept. 13, 10 a.m.-1 p.m., $10/ages 5-11, $20/ages 12 and older. Koolaupoko Hawaiian Civic Club holds cultural tours of Kaneohe Bay abroad the Coral Queen glassbottom boat. Learn the history, legends and marine resources of the Bay. Tours are about and hour and half in length. Advanced registration is required. 235-8111,

11th Hour Live
Tsunami’s Waikiki, 10:30 p.m.-2:30 a.m., free, 21 and older. 11th Hour delivers solid sets of modern, alternative, classic and blues rock music. (347-1323)

Chamber Music Hawaii at the Movies
University of Hawaii at Manoa, Orvis Auditorium, 7:30 p.m., $35-$45. Chamber Music Hawaii performs the original music scores of the silent movie era starring Charlie Chaplin, Buster Keaton and Harold Lloyd. (489-5038,

Jam Duo
Town Center of Mililani, 7 p.m., free. Enjoy Saturday night music with Jam Duo. (, 625-0108)

KE Kula Mele
Windward Mall, 11 a.m., free. Enjoy the music of Ke Kula Mele – School of Hawaiian Music, under the direction of Kumu Alan Akakaka. Students perform Na Mele o Kaui (Songs of Kauai) on steel guitar, ukulele, guitar and Hawaiian style bass for their spring concert. (375-9379,

Latin America to Lahainaluna
St. Anthony of Padua Church, 148 Makawao St., 2-3:30 p.m., free. The Windward Choral Society presents Latin America to Lahainaluna, performing Misa Criolla, a Latin American choral mass by Argentinean composer Ariel Ramirez. (

Latin American to Lahainaluna
St. Anthony Padua Church, 148 Makawao St., 2-3:30 p.m., free. The 110-voice Windward Choral Society presents “Latin American to Lahainaluna,” performing Misa Criolla, a Latin American Choral Mass by Argentinian composer Ariel Ramirez. (

Live DJ
Eleven44, 9 p.m.-2 a.m., free. 9-11 p.m. Ms. Kitty Lee; 11 p.m.-2 a.m. Technique. (

Pre-Botoroke Show
Downbeat Lounge, 9 p.m., free, 21 and older. Bands/acts include Painted Highways, Oil in the Alley, Page, DJ Jet Boy, BOTOroke. (, 533-2328)

Summer Kealoha
Jerry’s Pizza, 7-10 p.m., contact for cost. (637-8866)

Summer Kealoha Live
Jerry’s Pizza, Waialua, 7 p.m., contact for cost. (637-8866)

The Pipeline Reunion
The Republik, 9 p.m.-2 a.m., $15/presale 18 and older, $10/presale 21 and older. Bringing together Hawaii’s movers and shakers: Rick Ross, OOSPOT, AGN, Red Label and more. (

Annual Leeward Culinary Arts Gala
Leeward Community College, The Pearl Restaurant, 6-9 p.m., $125. L‘ulu, the annual Leeward Culinary Arts Gala pairs Hawaii’s finest chefs with local farmers, ranchers and aquaculturists to provide dishes that are fresh, local and diverse. This year’s 13 chefs include Alan Wong, Roy Yamaguchi, Troy Teorotua and more. (

Auditions for “Resistance”
The Brad Powell Theatre, May 10-11, 3-5 p.m. The Actors’ Group holds auditions for “Resistance,” a drama by Richard C. Goodman that will run July 11-Aug. 3. No prepared material is necessary. (

Ginny Walden Spring Show
41-829 Kakaina St., A-4, Waimanalo, through May 21, Monday-Saturday, 10 a.m.-5 p.m., free. View portraits of locals captured at farmers’ markets and bus stops along with drawings, paintings and sculptures. (389-0579,

Grinds: The Story of Food in Hawaii
Tenney Theatre, 4:30 p.m., $10-$20. Honolulu Theatre for Youth closes its 59th season with the world premiere of multi-media musical “Grinds: The Story of Food in Hawaii.” (, 839-9885)

Hawaii “Shakes” Auditions
Windward Community College Dance Studio, 2-5 p.m. The 13th season features “She Stoops to Conquer,” “Edward III,”and an all-female, three-play rep of “King Lear,” “Taming of the Shrew” and “Much Ado About Nothing.” Performance dates run from July 18 to Aug. 31. (

1111 Victoria St., through May 29, 9 a.m.-4 p.m. Tuesday through Friday, 10 a.m.-3 p.m. Saturday and Sunday, free. Meronym features recent work by art graduate students from University of Hawaii at Manoa. (

Open House
47-754 Lamaula Rd., 10 a.m.-4 p.m., free. Featuring Hiroshi Tagami’s limited edition reproductions and Michael Powell’s original paintings, as well as handcrafted ceramics, jewelry, photography and more art by local artisans. (754-7887)

The Art of Manga in Hawaii
Japanese Cultural Center of Hawaii Community Gallery, through June 7, 10 a.m.-4 p.m. Tues.-Fri., 9 a.m.-4 p.m. Sat., contact for cost. Crossing Cultures: The Art of Manga in Hawaii features Hawaii-based artists and writers who use manga to explore their cross-cultural experiences. (945-7633,

Honoring Sports Legacies
Sea Life Park, 5:30-9:30 p.m., $100/person, $1,000/table for 10. The Kaiser High School Athletic Foundation honors Olympic gold medalist Clay Stanley; former USGA champion golfer Lori Castillo; Kaiser baseball program founder Clayton Fujie; former chief of police Lee Donohue and members of the 1975 junior varsity basketball team. (

Hula Fundraiser
Hilo Hattie, Nimitz, 10 a.m.-4 p.m., $15/plate lunch. Hilo Hattie hosts a hula fundraiser and Mother’s Day gathering. Enjoy a shrimp and fish plate lunch from Big T’s Shrimp Truck, Hawaiian music and hula performances. Mother’s day specials and kamaaina discounts also available. (

Mother’s Day Gala
United Puerto Rican Association of Hawaii, Inc. (1249 North Schol St.), 6-11 p.m., $10. Featuring entertainment by Latin Amigos Band featuring traditional Puerto Rican musician with a flavor of Salsa, Bachata, Merengue and more. Miss Latina Hawaii 2014 Easter-Lilly Smith and Mis Latina Outstanding Teen Nichol Hong also participate. (285-0072,

Na Hoku Hanohano All-Stars Concert
Hilton Hawaiian Village Waikiki Beach Resort, Great Lawn, 5 p.m. doors open, concert takes place 6-9 p.m., $25/general admission, $50/VIP, $600/VIP table of six. The lineup includes Maunalua, John Cruz, Amy Hanaialii Gilliom, Natalie Ai Kamauu, Taimane Gardner and the ladies and gentleman of Tihati Productions. (947-7955)

Third Annual Wish Gala
Sheraton Waikiki, contact for time and cost. Make-A-Wish Hawaii holds its third annual gala, WISH! Hula-Baloo! (537-3118,

Wish Hula-Baloo
Sheraton Waikiki, 5:30-11 p.m., RSVP online. This is Make-A-Wish Hawaii’s third annual gala. (

A Space Between
Honolulu Museum of Art, Spalding House, through May 12, 10 a.m.-4 p.m. Saturdays, noon-4 p.m. Sundays and 10 a.m.-4 p.m. May 7, contact for cost. View Orvis Artist-In-Residence Andrew Binkley work on his site-specific and interactive installation, A Space Between. (

Stream Help
Meet at mauka side of Niu Valley Shopping Center, signup begins at 8:30 a.m., cleanup takes place 9-11:30 a.m. Malama Maunalua holds a stream cleanup. (395-5050)

Ulupo Heiau Service Project
Contact for meeting location, 8:30 a.m.-noon. Help to clean out the hau, weed the auwai, cut weeds in the marsh and prepare for loi planting. Bring a cutting or digging tool, water bottles, bug spray and a snack. Wear tabis or footwear; no slippers or open toed shoes. Advanced registration is required. (263-8008,