May 13

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Saturday May 13
Foster Care Training
Hawaiian Humane Society, 2700 Waialae Ave., 9-10 a.m., free. Learn how you can join the foster care program to help save thousands of orphaned animals. Pre-registration required. (356-2222,

How to Make Fast and Easy Money in Hawaii Real Estate
Coldwell Banker Pacific Properties at Kapolei Commons, 2 p.m., free. Learn how to take advantage of Hawaii’s rich and dynamic real estate market by owning property. Pre-registration required. (282-8683)

Opening Heart and Soul to Mother’s Love
Master Sha Tao Center Honolulu, 885 Queen St., noon-4 p.m., $25. Learn how to open your heart to a mother’s love, and bring health and happiness to a higher level of existence for everyday life. (, 988-8090)

Project OM
Waikele Premium Outlets, 8:30 and 9:30 a.m., $10. Take part in a worldwide yoga class over 1 million strong in the stage area near Saks Fifth Avenue. (

Rain Barrel Water Catchment
Halawa Xeriscape Garden, 10:30 a.m.-noon, $35-$5. Learn how collecting rain water reduces the amount of drinking water used for irrigating landscapes, and how to construct your own. Pre-registration required. (748-5315,

Paul Ogata
WISP Restaurant and Lounge, 8 and 10:30 p.m., $25-$20, age 21 and up. (, 391-5673)

Creations of Hawaii
Pearlridge Center, Uptown Center Court, 10 a.m.-7 p.m., free. A showcase of local artisans and products that are truly of the islands. (

Hawaii Kai Parkinson’s Support Group
Hawaii Kai Retirement Community, Phase One third-floor multi-purpose room, 10-11:30 a.m., free. Two very special speakers: Dr. Allison Przekop on the subject of PD and Osteopathy, and Dr. Peter Przekop on the subject of PD and chronic pain management. Q&A to follow. (373-4271)

High School Samoan Cultural Arts Festival
Polynesian Cultural Center, 9 a.m.-2 p.m., free/PCC admission. Hawaii high school students of Samoan ancestry demonstrate their knowledge of Samoa’s culture by competing in protocol and speech making, basket weaving, coconut husking, fire making, costuming and other contests. (

Momilani Community Center Craft and Gift Fair
Momilani Community Center, 715 Hoomanoa St., 9 a.m.-1 p.m., free. More than 50 crafters, resellers, direct sellers and wholesalers sell their wares. (

Mother’s Day Orchid Display
Mililani Mauka Elementary School cafeteria, 8 a.m.-2 p.m., free. Browse orchids, gift baskets, orchid plants and a country store. (286-8577)

Second Saturday at the Garden
UH Urban Garden Center, 8:30-11:30 a.m., free/admission, $5/workshop. Learn more about fruit fly control in a special workshop, plus browse a plant and seed exchange, get advice from master gardeners, tour the center, see displays by Honolulu Rose Society and more. Pre-registration for class recommended. (453-6050,

Waianae-Kaala Trail Hike
Call for meeting place, 8 a.m.-4:30 p.m., $10. Ascend to the top of Oahu’s highest peak, Kaala. This long, challenging hike leads to the summit with panoramic views and more. Only experienced adult hikers in excellent physical condition should participate. (955-0100 ext. 118)

Gabby Pahinui Waimanalo Kanikapila
Waimanalo Beach Park, 9 a.m.-6 p.m., free. An annual gathering of more than 150 of Hawaii’s best musicians and hula dancers in honor of Gabby Pahinui and his contributions to Hawaiian music. (

Mother’s Day Weekend: Romeo & Juliet
Blaisdell Concert Hall, 7:30 p.m., $92-$34. Hawaii Symphony Orchestra performs concerts fit for a queen – or mom — with Japanese violinist Sayaka Shoji. (

Na Mele Honua, Songs of the Earth
Hawaiian Mission Houses Historic Site and Archives, 5:30-8 p.m., $35-$30. Performers include Kanani Kahaunaele, Halehaku Seabury and Alan Akaka. (, 447-3926)

Piano Time I
Ala Moana Center, Centerstage, 5 p.m., free. (

Piano Time II
Ala Moana Center, Centerstage, 7 p.m., free. (

Hawaiian Nights Fundraiser
Kaneohe Yacht Club, 5:30-10:30 p.m., $60. Sunshine School celebrates its 39th anniversary and hopes to raise money for a new playground. Enjoy a buffet dinner, a silent auction and live entertainment by Dread Ashanti and Paul Izak. (261-8278,

Maryknoll School’s Monsignor Charles A. Kekumano Award and Scholarship Dinner
Sheraton Waikiki Hotel, 5 p.m. cocktails, 6 p.m. dinner, $300. Maryknoll School hosts its 19th annual scholarship and awards dinner, this year honoring Maj. Gen. Darryll D.M. Wong. (952-7310,

Mother & Daughter Afternoon Tea and Cinnamon Girl Fashion Show
Beachhouse at the Moana, noon, $70-$35. Enjoy afternoon tea and a casual Cinnamon Girl fashion show, with a swag bag, music and more. (921-4600)

Spring Soiree
The Royal Hawaiian, a Luxury Collection Resort, Ocean Lawn and Monarch Ballroom, 5:30-10 p.m., $125. Muscular Dystrophy Association hosts its 18th annual fundraiser with tasting booths from 16 local restaurants, including Azure, bills Sydney Hawaii, Top of Waikiki and more, as well as live and silent auctions. (, 593-4454)

Hula Me Hawaii Keiki Hula Dancers
Ala Moana Center, Centerstage, 3 p.m., free. (

Nextdoor, 9:30 p.m., $15-$10. Hawaii Burlesque Collective presents up-and-coming talent in IngeNude. This installment features Mulan Rouge, Vila, Savannah Boudreaux, students from Academy of Tease and more. (

Tenney Theatre, 11 a.m. and 4:30 p.m., $20-$10. This original telling of the classic fairytale sees technology, puppets and more creating a real-time storybook right on stage. (

‘Yesterday’s News’ Auditions
Hawaiian Mission Houses Historic Site and Archives, 10 a.m., free. The upcoming Cemetery Pupu Theatre is looking for actors eager to play roles including Rev. Lorrin Andrews, John Papa ‘I‘i, Samuel Kamakau, Emma Nawahi and Joseph Poepoe. (

Kaha Garden Workday
RSVP for meeting place, 9 a.m.-noon, free. Help Hui o Koolaupoko remove invasive species and replant native plants in Kaha Garden. (

Zablan’s Beach Workdays
Register for meeting place at Zablan’s Beach, 9 a.m.-noon, free. Help Malama Learning Center with coastal restoration by removing invasive species, outplanting natives and picking up little/marine debris in the beach and park areas. (220-4166,