May 11

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Wednesday May 11
Breastfeeding Class
Castle Medical Center, 5:30-7 p.m., $25. Pre-registration required. (263-5400,

Free Xeric Seeds
Halawa Xeriscape Garden, Wednesdays and Saturdays in May, 9 a.m.-3 p.m., free. Pick up free fennel seeds from the garden in May. (748-5363)

Hawaii Kai Needle Arts Group
Island Brew Coffeehouse in Hawaii Kai Shopping Center, 9 a.m.-noon, free. If you enjoy knitting, crocheting, quilting, embroidery or any type of needle arts, join us! Bring something to show off and meet others who share your passion. (429-5106,

Intuitive Acupressure
Crystal Cave & Kyanite Lounge, 3424 Waialae Ave., 11 a.m.-3 p.m., $30. Relaxing and healing energy through hands and feet. Pressure points touch internal organs to activate healing and increase blood circulation. (741-0811,

Family Dance Party
Waianae Public Library, 6 p.m., free. Boogie the evening away to a mix of children’s and modern pop music. Learn how music and movement can get children ready to read! (697-7868)

Colonial Middle School Performing Arts Department
Ala Moana Center, Center Stage, 5 p.m., free. (955-9517)

Feel-Good Music
Mililani Public Library, 6-6:45 p.m., free. Get over the midweek slump with a dose of feel-good music from Roshan and Shivani. (627-7470)

Saloon Pilots
Hard Rock Cafe, 9-11 p.m., free. (955-7383)

Stanley Jordan Trio
Blue Note Hawaii at Outrigger Waikiki Beach Resort, May 10-15, 6:30 and 9 p.m., $45-$25. (

‘Different Strokes’
1132 Bishop St. Mezzanine, March 28-June 3, business hours, free. Paintings by Warren Stenberg and Lauren Okano. Artist reception is April 15 from 5-7 p.m., (230-3189)

First Folio! The Book That Gave Us Shakespeare
Kapiolani Community College, Lama Library, April 25-May 25, Mondays-Thursdays from 2-6 p.m., Fridays-Saturdays from 10 a.m.-2 p.m., free. A rare original copy of Shakespeare’s First Folio will be on display with other displays, costumes and interactive activities. (734-9249,

‘In the Moment’
Honolulu Country Club Gallery, 1690 Ala Puumalu St., April 10-May 21, 8 a.m.-8 p.m., free. Reception is April 17 from 5-7 p.m. (286-5675)

Ki Ho‘alu – Honoring the Hawaiian Slack Key Guitar Tradition Display
Ala Moana Center, Mauka Wing and Bloomingdale’s, May 1-June 30, mall hours, free. See an exclusive collection honoring the Hawaiian slack-key tradition. (

‘Lele O Na Manu: Hawaiian Forest Birds’
Bishop Museum, March 19-July 31, 9 a.m.-5 p.m., $22.95-$10.95. Hawaii’s native birds are on display at the museum, focusing on the science and cultural significance behind these magnificent creatures. (847-3511)

‘Mahalo Piha’
Louis Pohl Gallery, 1142 Bethel St., April 15-May 27, Tuesdays-Fridays from 11 a.m.-5 p.m., Saturdays from 11 a.m.-3 p.m., free. Kahi Ching presents “Mahalo Piha.” Reception is May 6. (521-1812)

‘Malay Theatre: Intangible Cultural Heritage and Islam’
UH-Manoa’s East-West Center Gallery, Feb. 7-May 22, weekdays from 8 a.m.-5 p.m., Sundays from noon-4 p.m., free. Explore traditional Malaysian theatre styles, including shadow puppetry and female dance drama, to glean insight into these complex theatre forms and issues currently facing traditional arts. (944-7177,

Na Hulu Makamae o Hawaii: The Cherish Feathers of Hawaii
Queen Emma Summer Palace, March 19-Sept. 16, 9 a.m.-4 p.m., free. See examples of traditional and contemporary feather lei hulu, kahili pa‘a lima, kahili and ‘ahu ‘ula. (595-3167,

Louis Pohl Gallery, 1142 Bethel St., May 2-27, Tuesdays-Fridays from 11 a.m.-5 p.m., Saturdays from 11 a.m.-3 p.m., free. Al Lagunero displays his work. Reception is May 6 from 6-9 p.m. (521-1812)

Oncology on Canvas
Honolulu Hale, Courtyard, May 3-19, weekdays from 8 a.m.-4:30 p.m., free. A collection of art celebrating courage, hope, success, struggle and the reality and rituals of those coping with cancer. (

Percy Lam
Waikiki Parc Hotel, Parc Promenade, April 7-June 24, business hours, free. UH-Manoa graduate Percy Lam displays his PEZ candy-inspired art and sculptures. Reception is April 7 from 6-8 p.m. (956-8364)

Sew a Lei for Memorial Day Poster Contest
Honolulu Hale, third floor gallery, May 2-31, weekdays from 8 a.m.-4:30 p.m., free. View the winning artwork from the Sew a Lei for Memorial Day Poster Contest. (

‘Sweet: A Tasty Journey’
Bishop Museum, Castle Memorial Building, March 12-May 30, daily from 9 a.m.-5 p.m., $22.95-$10.95. Learn more about the history, fantasy and science behind the candy industry with interactive displays, models, games and learning stations. (

‘The Eddie’
T Galleria by DFS, Hawaii, May 7-Aug. 31, business hours, free. See Zak Noyle’s exclusive photography from the recent Quiksilver in Memory of Eddie Aikau Big Wave Invitational. (931-2700,

‘The Lab: Experiments in Photography’
The ARTS at Marks Garage, May 3-28, Tuesdays-Saturdays, noon-5 p.m., free. See photography from Ualani Davis and Dru Hara, as well as art by Kapulani Landgraf as part of MAMo. (

‘Tropical Roots’
Gallery on the Pali at First Unitarian Church, 2500 Pali Hwy., May 1-June 2, Tuesdays-Fridays from 10 a.m.-6 p.m., weekends from 2-6 p.m., free. Paintings by Ron Root on display. Reception is May 7 from 6-8 p.m. (595-4047,

Water Conservation Week Art & Poetry Contest
Honolulu Hale, Lane Gallery, April 25-May 19, weekdays from 8 a.m.-4:30 p.m., free. Winning artwork and poems from Board of Water Supply’s annual contest for local students. (