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November 4

Monday November 4
CLASSES
Chairobics
Kaiser Permanente – Honolulu Clinic conference room 1BC, Mon.-Thurs. through Dec. 19 , 9:30-10:30 a.m., $4/members, $5/non-members. The class includes a warm-up, stretching and range-of-motion exercises, and strength training with weights. A doctor’s authorization for the class is required. Pre-registration is required. (432-2260)

Chairobics
Kaiser Permanente – Honolulu Clinic conference room 1BC, Nov. 4-Dec. 19, Mon.-Thurs., 9:30-10:30 a.m., $4-$5/class. The class includes a warm-up, stretching and range-of-motion exercises, and strength training with weights. A written doctor’s note is required for the class. Pre-registration is required. (432-2260)

Holiday Crafts
Foster Botanical Garden, 9:30-11:30 a.m., $5 plus garden admission. Create holiday ornaments from Lauhala with instructor Jennifer Wu. Reservations are required. (522-7066)

iCAN – Career Skills and COMPASS Prep
Windward Community College, Hale Kuhina 114, Sept. 9-Nov. 22, Mon.-Thurs., 1-5 p.m., $25. A student support program designed to accelerate a participant’s preparation for entry into WCC and/or its workforce training programs in careers related to healthcare, sustainable energy or agriculture. (235-7433)

Native Hawaiian Plants Mini-Workshop
Keoneula Elementary School cafeteria, deadline to register is Nov. 4, workshop takes place Nov. 9, 8 and 10 a.m., free. Hoakalei Cultural Foundation hosts a workshop with guest speaker Rick Barboza of Hui Ku Maoli Ola. All attendees receive an Ohai and Pohinahina plant. (kupuna@hoakaleifoundation.org, 689-7772 ext. 247).

Play in Clay
Windward Community College Hale Palanakila 216, Nov. 4-Dec. 11, Mondays and Wednesdays, 6-8 p.m., $140 plus a $30 lab fee. An open ceramic studio for community people. (236-9323)

Tai Chi (Yang Style)
Windward Community College Hale Kuhina 115, Nov. 4-27, Mondays and Wednesdays, 6:30-7:30 p.m. (beginners) or 7:30-8:30 p.m. (advanced), $25 plus a $15 lab fee. Learn this Chinese martial art to improve your mental and physical healthy. (235-7433)

THE ARTS
Screening: How to Die in Oregon
Honolulu Art Museum – Doris Duke Theatre, doors open at 6 p.m., free. Compassion & Choices HAwaii screens the award-winning documentary “How to Die in Oregon.” (339-1608, smorrison@compassionandchoices.org)

Hi Baby!
University of Hawaii at Manoa Moore 258, 1-2:30 p.m., free. UH Manoa’s Center for Chinese Studies screens “Hi Baby!” as part of its Taiwan Film Series. The film tells the story of four families overcoming barriers of language and culture to adopt children in Taiwan. (956-8891, ccs-uhm.org)

MAP II: maoli.art.pedagogy
Hawaii Pacific University – Hawaii Loa campus gallery, through Nov. 16, Mon.-Sat., 8 a.m.-5 p.m., free. Featuring Maoli artists tackling the complex role of translators and transmitters of the past, present and future. Participating artists include Kazu Kauinana, Solomon Enos and more. (544-0228)

Trip Around the Islands
University of Hawaii at Manoa Hamilton Library’s Bridge Gallery, through Dec. 20, visit website for library hours, free. “Trip Around the Island” by Sonny Ganaden, is a collection of 30 contemporary prints created by local artists. (library.manoa.hawaii.edu)

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