November 7

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Saturday November 7
AARP HI Caregiver’s Conference
Pacific Beach Hotel, Grand Ballroom, 7:30 a.m.-noon, free. AARP Hawaii host a conference for caregivers to learn more about long-term care, support and more. (

Audition Workshop
Kaimuki High School auditorium, 2705 Kaimuki Ave., 10 a.m.-2 p.m., free. Public school students grades 9-12 are invited to attend a free audition workshop to learn tips and tricks for the best performance auditions. Instructors include reporter Keoki Kerr and actor Michael Ng. RSVP required. (733-4913)

Chinese Language in Cultural Context
UH-Manoa, Keller Hall 302, 9 a.m.-noon, free. Cynthia Ning will show Mandarin Chinese in its cultural setting, using a variety of media, as part of the 26th annual Language and Culture Seminar. Pre-registration required. (942-8553,

Python Conference and Competition
Honolulu Community College, Norman W.H. Loui Conference Room, 8 a.m.-5 p.m., free. Learn more about Python programming through a beginner tutorial and Tech Talk for all users, then compete against other programmers in the afternoon. (845-9187)

Wilderness and Remote First Aid
American Red Cross Hawaii Chapter, 4155 Diamond Head Road, Nov. 7-8, 8:30 a.m.-5:30 p.m., $110. Learn first aid principles and skills to respond and give emergency care in areas that do not have immediate emergency medical services (EMS); to include wilderness and remote environments and in urban disasters after earthquakes or hurricanes. (1-800-733-2767,

Yamuna Body Rolling
MOA Wellness Center, 600 Queen St. C-2, Nov. 7, 14, 21 and 28, 9:30-10:45 a.m., call for cost. Learn self-care and body sustainability. Bring exercise mat. Pre-registration required. (223-3856)

Arbor Day at Urban Garden Center
UH Urban Garden Center, 955 Kamehameha Hwy., 7 a.m.-noon, free. Get a free tree for Arbor Day, plus browse a mini-plant sale, a master gardeners Q&A booth, UH seed sale, ceramics and more. (453-6050)

Fall Fair
Church of the Crossroads, 1212 University Ave., 8 a.m.-1 p.m., free. Browse a rummage sale, food, auction, bake sale and more, plus enjoy live music. (949-2220)

Friends of the Library of Hawaii Holiday Book Sale
Washington Middle School, 1633 S. King St., Nov. 7-8, 9 a.m.-4 p.m., free. Find great books at reasonable prices and support Hawaii’s 50 public libraries. (

Going Green Recycling Drive
Campbell High School, 9 a.m.-1 p.m., free. Save your recyclable waste and help turn trash into cash for community programs. Acceptable items include scrap metal, cell phones, batteries, computers, HI-5 beverage containers and more. (291-6151,

Hahaione Elementary School Family Fun Fair/Rummage Sale
Hahaione Elementary School, 595 Pepeekeo St., 11 a.m.-5 p.m., free. Food, games, rides, inflatables, crafts, rummage sale and more. (395-5822)

Harvest Fair
Manoa Valley Church, 9 a.m.-1 p.m., free. Enjoy keiki games, a boutique/gift booth, white elephant booths, food, plants and more. Proceeds benefit church renovations and maintenance. (988-3271,

Hawaiian Electric Arbor Day Tree Giveaway
Check website for locations and times around Oahu, free. Hawaiian Electric gives away free native plants, fruit and spice trees, shrubs and more to celebrate Arbor Day. (, 543-7511)

Holiday Craft Fair
Hanalani Schools, 9 a.m.-2 p.m., free. Food, fun and fellowship! (625-0737)

Holiday Craft Fair
Leilehua High School cafeteria, 9 a.m.-2 p.m., free. Leilehua High School Project Grad 2016 hosts a craft fair with great vendors, food, a bake sale, entertainment and door prizes. (585-1836)

Mass Cat Sterilization Clinics
Hawaii Public Housing Admin Building, 1002 N. School St., Bldg. J, 9 a.m. pet cat check-in, 9:30 feral cat check-in, $65-$5. Spay or neuter your cat to keep them healthy and reduce the number of unwanted animals who end up in shelters. (, 226-4561)

Seed Exchange
Waimea Valley, 8:30 a.m.-2 p.m., free. Exchange seeds and cuttings with others, enjoy a localvore potluck, plus attend workshops on chicken raising, beekeeping and more. (330-5049)

Turkey Trot 10K
Marine Corps Base Hawaii, Kaneohe Bay, 7 a.m., $40. The Commanding Officer’s Semper Fit Race Series comes to a close with this last race of the year – the 18th annual Turkey Trot 10K, which runs from Dewey Square along a paved course on base to the Mokapu gate and back. Pre-registration required. (, 254-7590)

Wet’n’Wild Champions Day
Wet’n’Wild, 400 Farrington Hwy., 8:30-10:30 a.m., free/special needs individual and one guest, $25/additional guest. Special needs kids and adults are invited to enjoy exclusive use of Wet’n’Wild. (

Windward Orchids
Windward Mall, 8 a.m.-6 p.m., free. Visit Windward Orchid’s elegant monthly display and sale of locally grown orchids and native plants. (

Children’s Storytime
Kaimuki Public Library, 1041 Koko Head Ave., Saturdays from Oct. 11-Dec. 6, 10:30-11 a.m., free. Listen to stories, participate in finger plays and rhymes, and make-and-take a simple craft. (733-8422)

Discovery Fair
Leeward Community College, 9 a.m.-3 p.m., free. LCC presents the 25th annual Discovery Fair, featuring engaging educational interactive exhibits, carnival games, food booths, entertainment and more. (455-0524)

Saturday Storytime
Waianae Public Library, 10:30 a.m., free. Stories, songs, games and simple arts and crafts for ages 0-5 and their caregivers. This week’s theme is the moon. (697-7868)

Waldorfaire: Earth & Arts
Honolulu Waldorf School, 350 Ulua St., 11 a.m.-5 p.m., free. Honolulu Waldorf School’s annual fundraiser fair features live entertainment, arts and crafts, pony rides, keiki games and food. Uncle Wayne & The Howling Dog Band performs. (377-5471,

Duke Kahanamoku Walking Tour
Call for meeting place, Saturdays through Nov. 30, 11 a.m., $40-$30. To celebrate Duke Kahanamoku’s 125th birthday, tour several Waikiki sites related to the Olympic swimmer, including Duke’s Canoe Club, famous Waikiki hotels and the famous Duke statue along Kalakaua Ave. Pre-registration required. (395-0674,

Honouliuli Wetland Adventure
Call for meeting place, 1-3 p.m., $10/non-members. Explore and discover Hawaii’s endangered wetland environment with USFWS Pearl Harbor National Wildlife Refuge Honouliuli Unit. Sponsored by Hawaii Nature Center. (955-0100 ext. 118)

Manoa Cliff Trail Hike with Dr. Mark Merlin
Call for meeting place, 8:30 a.m.-2 p.m., $10/non-members. Sharpen your botanical knowledge with this noted author and geographer on a trail full of spectacular views and native plants. Sponsored by Hawaii Nature Center. (955-0100 ext. 118)

Blast from the Past
Queen Kapiolani Hotel, Akala Ballroom, 7 p.m., $15-$20. This Blast from the Past features Funkshun, Augie Rey and The Rhythm Klub playing live dance music from the ’60s, ’70s and ’80s. (479-6004,

Humble Soul & D.R.A.S.
The Crossroads at Hawaiian Brian’s, 1680 Kapiolani Blvd., 9 p.m.-2 a.m., $5-$10. Live reggae music. (946-1343)

Mango Season Trio
Nico’s Pier 38, 6-9 p.m., free. (383-3103)

Mihoko M
The Dragon Upstairs, 1038 Nuuanu Ave., 7-10 p.m., free. Mihoko M performs with Chris Yeh, Roland Sugimoto, Jabari Prevost and Chris Pagabaribaun. (526-1411)

Royal Hawaiian Band
Windward Mall, 2 p.m., free. (922-5331)

Soul Patrol
Muddy Waters Espresso, 25 Kaneohe Bay Drive, 6-8 p.m., free. (254-2004)

Top Model Hawaii Launch Party
Hula’s Bar & Lei Stand, 6:30-10:30 p.m., $20-$25. Meet the grand finalists of Top Model Hawaii, plus enjoy entertainment, party favors, a photo booth, appetizers and more. (

An Evening with the Cambodians in Hawaii
University Avenue Baptist Church, 2305 University Ave., 5:30-9:30 p.m., donations welcome. Enjoy food, traditional and ethnic cultural dances, movies, videos and entertainment to support those in need in Cambodia. (542-9353,

Makai to Mauka 2015: Huaka‘i Makai
Kailua Bay, check website for times, $40. Ocean enthusiasts can support Hui o Ko‘olaupoko through an outrigger, SUP and swimming competition. Pre-registration required. (

Na Hoa Malama Benefit
Waialae Country Club, 4997 Kahala Ave., 6-10 p.m., call for cost. Hospice Hawaii’s annual fundraiser presents a magical and enchanting evening of fun and fundraising, with the theme “A Royal Ball.” (791-8075,

Over the Top
Hyatt Regency Waikiki Beach, register for times, $100. Only 96 individuals will have the opportunity to rappel down 40 stories of the hotel in support of Special Olympics Hawaii. Pre-registration required. (

Artists’ Open House
48 Kailua Road, Nov. 7-8, 10 a.m.-4 p.m., free. Browse oil, watercolor and acrylic paintings plus clay and bronze sculptures from Ania Modzelewski, amber jewelry from Amber Ruta and a book signing by local author Alex Modzelewski. (426-8238)

Blended Dance Showcase
UH-Manoa’s Kennedy Theatre, noon, 3 and 6 p.m., $18. Jamba Juice Hawaii sponsors a dance showcase from 24-VII Danceforce, The Headquarters, Studio 808 Dance Project, Diverse Art and the UH Rainbow Dancers. Magician Kaulana of Torch Entertainment hosts. (

Dog Auditions for ‘A Christmas Story, The Musical’
Diamond Head Theatre, 1 p.m., free. DHT is looking for a medium to large dog (any full or mixed breed) that is exceptionally good with children and adults to star in “A Christmas Story, A Musical,” which runs Dec. 4-23. (

Tenney Theatre at The Cathedral of St. Andrew, 4:30 p.m., $20-$10. Learn more about the life of Hawaii’s greatest athlete, Duke Kahanamoku, in this one-man show starring Moses Goods. (, 839-9885)

Fruit Trees, Bees and Kalo!
Waimea Valley, 10 a.m.-noon, free. An informal morning of sketching for artists, novice or accomplished, with a chance to win a free fruit tree and learn about backyard food production on Oahu with Urban Sketchers Oahu. (

‘Not One Batu’ Auditions
Kumu Kahua Theatre, 46 Merchant St., Nov. 7 from noon-3 p.m., Nov. 8 from 6-9 p.m., free. Kumu Kahua hosts auditions for its 2016 production, “Not One Batu,” about the effects of meth on a drug dealer and her social circle. (536-4222,

Oahu Open Studios
Check website for locations and schedule, Nov. 7-8 and 14-15, 11 a.m.-6 p.m., free. Visit Oahu’s artists where they work in the second annual Oahu Open Studios tour. (

Tales of the Irish with Niall De Burca
Waianae Public Library, 2 p.m., free. Irish storyteller Niall de Burca takes listeners on an unforgettable journey of Ireland. (697-7868)

Chinatown Adopt-A-Block
Call for meeting place in Chinatown, 9-10 a.m., free. The Art Districts Merchants Association will be hosting a cleanup in Chinatown. (521-1812)

Kalihi Adopt-A-Stream
Kamehameha Kapalama High School, 210 Konia Circle, 10-11 a.m., free. Kamehameha Middle School hosts this event. (768-3267)