November 22

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Friday November 22
Adult and Pediatric First Aid/CPR/AED
American Red Cross Hawaii Chapter, Nov. 22 or 25, 9 a.m.-3:30 p.m., $110. Get trained to recognize and care for victims of illness and sudden injuries and life-threatening respiratory or cardiac emergencies in adults, children, and infants and learn how to use an AED. Contact to register. (

Brazilian Dancing
The University of Hawaii at Manoa, Sports Complex – Dance Studio #3, Fridays through Dec. 6, 7 p.m., $99/10 sessions. Learn Samba, Afro-Brazilian dance and other forms from Brazil. (, 956-8244)

Augie T
Pagoda Hotel – La Salle Room, Fridays through November, 8:30 p.m., $22/general admission, $42.50/dinner package. Augie T performs with special guests weekly. General admission includes two free drinks. The dinner package includes a prime rib/crab legs dinner buffet and one free drink. Contact for reservations. (479-0576)

Find Your Way Around the Healthcare Law
Waialua Public Library, 10 a.m., free. AARP Hawaii volunteer Robert Hamamoto conducts a presentation to provide information for people with health insurance or those with no coverage at all, and explaining what the Affordable Care Act (ObamaCare) means for individuals and their families. Contact the library ASAP if special accommodations are needed. (637-8286)

Keiki Passenger Safety
Kaiser Permanente – Waipio Clinic, 3:30-6 p.m., free. Have your child’s car seat or booster seat checked by a child passenger safety technician certified by the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA). Pre-registration is required. (432-2260)

Operation Christmas Child
Hawaii Kai Church, 4:30-6 p.m. Nov. 20-22, 1-2:30 p.m. Nov. 23-24, 4:30-6 p.m. Nov. 25. Drop off a gift-filled shoebox to send to a child overseas, which will be delivered worldwide. (1-800-567-8580,

Shabbat in Liverpool
Temple Emanu-El, 6 p.m., free. Lenny Solomon leads the sabbath evening service, setting prayers to Beatles tunes from his latest CD. A shabbat dinner immediately follows the service. (595-7521)

Shabbat in Liverpool
Temple Emanu-El, 6 p.m., free. Lenny Solomon leads the Sabbath Evening Service, setting prayers to Beatles tunes from his latest CD. A Shabbat dinner immediately follows the service. (595-7521)

The Plant Doctor
Wahiawa Botanical Garden, 9-10 a.m., free. Learn methods of growing healthy plants. Bring a photo or description of your sick plant or tree for a diagnoses by Erin Purple. Reservations are required. (522-7066)

The Swiftly Tilting Planet Enos
Native Books/Na Mea Hawaii, 7 p.m., contact for cost. Talk story with Solomon Enos, who is cleaning out his closet and selling original sketches and paintings at Native Books/Na Mea Hawaii. The reception is followed by an after-hours ‘awa and entertainment. (596-8885)

4th Annual Keiki Health Fair
Waianae Mall, 10 a.m.-2 p.m., free. Organized by the Learning Disabilities Association of Hawaii, families and their keiki are invited to enjoy activities, prizes, lunch and health screenings. Community health provider booths provide information for children’s’ health, development and early learning needs. (696-5361,

Pearlridge Express
Pearlridge Uptown Center Court, Nov. 22-Dec. 31, 10 a.m.-8 p.m. Mon.-Sat., 10 a.m.-6 p.m. Sun., 10 a.m.-5 p.m. Dec. 24 and 31, $3/ticket. Keiki under 48 inches may ride on the custom-build locomotive and enjoy the journey. (

Senior Safari Walkabout
Honolulu Zoo, Fridays through December, 9-10 a.m., $5 donations, ages 50 and older. Get some exercise while enjoying the beautiful sites and sounds of the Honolulu Zoo. Staff make the time fly with fun wildlife facts and animal stories. (, 971-7195)

11th Hour
O’Tooles Irish Pub , 9 p.m.-1:30 a.m., free, ages 21 and older. 11th Hour performs modern and alternative original rock music. (347-1323)

HPU 12th Annual Winter Concert
Central Union Church, 7-9 p.m., free. The 12th annual Winter Concert features the HPU Band, International Vocal Ensemble, Chorale and HPU Symphony Orchestra. (

Rachel Schutz and Jonathan Korth
Hawaii Public Radio Atherton Studio, 7:30 p.m., $15-$30. Soprano Rachel Schutz and pianist Jonathan Korth perform a recital of art songs for voice and piano including “Standchen, Op. 17” by Richard Strauss, “Die Sprode” by Hugo Wolf and more. (, 955-8821)

Ron Artis Family Band
Town Center of Mililani, 4-6 p.m., free. (

Saloon Pilots
Downbeat Lounge (Old Time Revival), 9 p.m., contact for cost. Saloon Pilots perform bluegrass and American music. (533-2328)

Holiday Trees and Treasures
Coral Ballroom at Hilton Hawaiian Village, 5:30 p.m., $175/person, $2,000-$10,000/tables for 10. Kuakini Foundation holds its annual fundraising event featuring a prime rib buffet, holiday market and a silent auction of handcrafted holiday trees, gift certificates and hotel accommodations, arts and collectibles, and other items. Cory Olivers Group provides entertainment. (547-9296,

Deciphering the Creative Act
Louis Pohl Gallery (1142 Bethel St.), Nov. 1-Dec. 24, 11 a.m.-5 p.m. Tues.-Fri., 11 a.m.-4 p.m. Sat., contact for cost. Featuring art that pushes the boundaries of contemporary fine art by Charlie Dickson and Bob Freitas. A reception takes place Nov. 1 from 5:30 to 9 p.m. (, 521-1812)

Houseless in Paradise
McCoy Pavilion, Nov. 22-24, 7 p.m. Fri. and Sat., 4 p.m. Sun., $20 suggested donation. PlayBuilders of Hawaii Theatre Company presents “Houseless in Paradise,” a theatrical production by, for and about the homeless of Oahu. Reservations are recommended. (, 218-0103)

Gallery Iolani at Windward Community College, Oct. 25-Nov. 25, 1-8 p.m. Mon. and Tues., 1-5 p.m. Wed.-Fri. and Sun., contact for cost. An exhibit showcasing artists who have made significant contributions to the printmaking tradition in Hawaii. An artist reception takes place Oct. 25 from 4 to 7 p.m. (236-9155,

Queens of the Night
University of Hawaii at Manoa Earle Ernst Lab Theatre, Nov. 22-23 at 11 p.m., Nov. 17 at 8 p.m., $5-$10. Due to some violent and sexual content, the show is recommended for mature audiences. “Queens of the Night” tells the story of two sisters working as live-in maids under oppressive bosses. But the sisters plan to make them pay for the way they have been treated. (, 956-7655)

Ong King Art Center, Nov. 15-Dec. 1, 7:30 p.m. Fri.-Sat. and 2 p.m. Sun., $15/general admission, $10/person for groups of two or more. The events depicted were inspired by a real murder in 1924 of a 14-year-old boy by two wealthy teenagers. (

Steel Magnolias
Mililani High School, Nov. 22-23 at 7:30 p.m. and Nov. 24 at 4 p.m., contact for cost. In honor of Diabetes Awareness Month, Central Theater Arts Academy presents the stage production of “Steel Magnolias.” Fifty percent of all ticket sales go to the Hawaii chapter of JDRF. (

The Splendor of Nature
Capital One 360 Cafe, Nov. 1-30, 8 a.m.-7 p.m. Mon.-Fri., 8 a.m.-4 p.m. Sat., free. An art exhibition featuring two local photographers, John Cuyler Rader and Hye Jung Kim. The photos are almost exclusively of the natural scenes found throughout Hawaii. (931-9395, 469-6617)

Thoroughly Modern Millie JR
Dillingham Hall at Punahou School, Nov. 22-23, 7:30 p.m., $5-$10. Punahou middle school students present “Thoroughly Modern Millie JR.” Tickets may be purchased at Punahou’s Sullivan Administration Building Box Office. (943-3295)