October 14

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Hawaii Red Cross, 4155 Diamond Head Road, 9 a.m.-noon Oct. 14, $73. Learn to recognize and care for victims of life-threatening respiratory or cardiac emergencies. (1-800-733-2767, redcross.org/take-a-class)

Adult CPR/AED (Online Blended)
Hawaii Red Cross, 4155 Diamond Head Road, 9-9:45 a.m., Oct. 14, $73. Learn to recognize and care for victims of life-threatening respiratory or cardiac emergencies. (1-800-733-2767, redcross.org/take-a-class)

And Justice For All
Central Union Church, 1660 S. Beretania St., 10 a.m.-noon, free. This seminar features a panel of law and history experts who will explore the current and possible future status of full equal rights for LGBT people in the U.S. in light of recent legal and public policy developments. This is an educational seminar and not a political rally. Reservations rrecommended. (andjusticeforall.eventbrite.com/)

Backyard Gardening
Foster Botanical Garden, 10 a.m.-noon, $10. Horticulturist Randal Mew teaches the ins and outs of backyard gardening. Learn how to grow your fruits and vegetables from seeds and cuttings. Reservations required. (522-7066)

Dreamboard Workshop: Design Your Dream Home
Surfjack Hotel & Swim Club, 4:30-7:30 p.m., $195. Join life design coach Tiare Thomas as she guides you through intentional visualizations and feng shui to create a dreamboard to create your desired living space. Reservations recommended. (alohadreamboard.com/store/dream-home-dreamboard-workshop)

HoopDance Fitness
Waikiki Beach Walk, Thursdays through October, 5-6 p.m., call for cost. Registration recommended. (349-5936)

Learn to Create Cartoon & Superhero Characters
Kapolei Public Library, 1020 Manawai St., noon, free. In celebration of Teen Read Week, local cartoonists, Michael H. Cannon and Jon J. Murakami will teach teens how to create cartoon and superhero characters. This is a 45-minute program and drawing supplies will be provided. Ages 10 and up are welcome. (693-7050)

Let’s Learn Tai Chi
Kaimuki Public Library, 10:30 a.m., free. Tai chi master Ms. Iok Leng Kong will introduce and demonstrate the Yang Style tai chi chuan to interested participants, young and old. (librarieshawaii.org)

Personal Care/Caregiving Essentials for Seniors
Na Kupuna Makamae Center, 8:30-11:30 a.m., $10. Class focused on teaching caregivers the proper care of hair, teeth, medication management, home safety and addressing caregiver stress. RSVP requested. (773-7047)

Sumi-e in Paradise: A Japanese Brush Painting Demonstration
Hawaii State Library, 10 a.m., free. Instructor Hisae Shouse will demonstrate the Japanese art of Sumi-e, or ink painting, which involves limiting details to capture the essence of the subject. (librarieshawaii.org)

Swing Dance Workshops
Hawaii Ballroom Dance Association, 98-019 Kamehameha Hwy., Room 211, 1-4 p.m. Oct. 14 and 3-6 p.m. Oct. 15, call for cost. Attend these dance workshops by Robert Cordoba. Open dancing will follow class on Oct. 15 until 9 p.m. (321-1380, 778-6480)

WOW – Cooking with Ulu 101
Kahumana Farm, 9 a.m.-noon, $20-$50. Participants in the workshop will first tour the Ulu trees of Kahumana Farm. Next, participants will learn how to tell the difference between the stages of ripeness. Finally, participants will learn the best way to process ulu in each stage and which recipes are suited for them. Children ages 8 and up are welcome. Pre-registration required. (malamalearningcenter.org)

Xeriscape Gardening and Container Gardening Workshop
Urban Garden Center, 955 Kamehameha Hwy., 8:30-11:30 a.m., free. Learn about drought-tolerant crops such as chick peas and native Hawaiian plants to use in your garden, and other landscaping tips. (453-6050)

Yamuna Body Rolling
467 N. Judd St., Nuuanu, 9:30-10:45 a.m., $15-$18. Learn to prevent and cure torn rotator cuff injuries, frozen shoulders, and arm and shoulder restrictions. (223-3856)

The Female Comics of Hawaii
Jawaiian Irie Jerk Restaurant, 3574 Waialae Ave., 8-10 p.m., $10. Don t miss the funniest ladies in Hawaii, including headliner Brandi Morgan, Mary Jane Murphy, Autumn Goerts, Kat Moore, Erika Swartzkopf, Jasmine Bautista, and Missy Trippett. (542-8345)

808 Craft and Gift Fairs
Manoa Elementary, 8:30 a.m.-2 p.m., free. Browse wares from crafters, resellers, direct sellers, wholesalers and more. (808craftandgiftfairs.com)

Annual Fall Bazaar
Waipahu United Church of Christ, 8:30 a.m., free. There will be Hoku BBQ chicken for sale, white elephant, plants, country store, crafts, food and other vendors. (677-3317)

Blood Bank of Hawaii
JN Pre-Owned, Bloodmobile, 10 a.m.-3 p.m., free. Donate blood and save lives. Pre-registration recommended. (848-4770, bbh.org)

Blood Bank of Hawaii
Laie Shopping Center, Bloodmobile, 7:30 a.m.-noon, free. Donate blood and save lives. Pre-registration recommended. (848-4770, bbh.org)

Blood Bank of Hawaii
Mililani Market Place, Bloodmobile, 7 a.m.-noon, free. Donate blood and save lives. Pre-registration recommended. (848-4770, bbh.org)

Bowling for Awareness
Barbers Point Bowling Center, 10 a.m.-2 p.m., $95/team. Sjogren’s and Lupus Foundation of Hawaii hosts its second annual bowing tourney fundraiser. Pre-registration required. (slfhawaii.org)

Caregiver Support Group Meeting
Hawaii Kai Retirement Community, 428 Kawaihae St., second floor Privatge Meeting Room, 10:30-11:30 a.m., free. (373-4271)

Community Event by Local Vendors 808
66-434 Kamehameha Hwy., across from the Haleiwa Post Office, 2-7 p.m., call for cost. Visit a number of local vendors, including Norwex, Usborne, It Works, KuCharms, Lularoe, Lip Sense, Makeup Eraser and many more. (561-5900)

Dance Junction Hawaii
Ala Moana Centerstage, 7 p.m., free. (alamoanacenter.com)

Family Storytimes
Waianae Public Library, Oct. 14 and 21 at 10:30 a.m., free. Enjoy books, songs and crafts with the whole family. This program is recommended for preschool-age children and older, but all are welcome. (697-7868, librarieshawaii.org/waianae)

Food, Rummage and Craft Fair
1666 Mott-Smith Drive, 9 a.m.-2 p.m., free. Hawaiian plates will be available from 11:30 a.m. to 2 p.m. (285-3678)

Give Kids a Smile Fundraiser
Honolulu Design Center, 1250 Kapiolani Blvd., 6:30 p.m., $65. The event, held by Hawaii Dental Association Foundation, will feature live music, dinner and a silent auction, with proceeds going to the foundation and its programs. The theme this year is “Under the Sea.” Come dressed to impress. (eventbrite.com/e/hawaii-dental-foundations-give-kids-a-smile-fundraiser-gala-tickets-37176430705)

Hawaii Rock & Mineral Show
Outrigger Waikiki Beach Resort, Leahi Room, upper lobby, 10 a.m.-5 p.m., free. This event will feature unique educational displays of rocks, minerals and fossils as well as items for sale. This show provides a wonderful opportunity for the public to learn about fossils and minerals and to become acquainted with the Society and its activities. (239-5958)

Mix & Match
Hyatt Centric Waikiki Beach, The Lanai Restaurant, 6-9:30 p.m., $75. Tickets include delicious pupu, two signature cocktails, four hours of free valet parking, prize drawing opportunities, music by DJ JEM and a fun photo booth. (donate.bbbshawaii.org/campaigns/5066-mix-match)

NAMIWalks Hawaii
Honolulu Hale, Civic Grounds, 8 a.m., free. Participate in this walk to bring awareness about how mental health matters. The event will feature free food, prizes, keiki fun, wellness info and more. Check in at 8 a.m. (591-1297, namiwalks.org/hawaii)

Ola Na Kini Community Workday
Palehua, 9-11:30 a.m., free. Join the Malama Learning Center as it strives to heal the land by regenerating native and edible forests in the southern Waianae mountains. Reservations recommended. (chelsey@malamalearningcenter.org, 305-8287)

Parkinson’s Support Group Meeting
Hawaii Kai Retirement Community, 428 Kawaihae St., third floor Multi-Purpose Room, 10-11:30 a.m., free. (373-4271)

Pre-Holiday Swap Meet & Craft Fair
Waipio Shopping Center, Foodland parking lot, 8 a.m.-1 p.m., free. Shoppers can choose from a unique assortment of handmade gifts, home goods, clothing, new and slightly used items, jewelry, and more. (waipioshoppingcenter.com)

Take a Hike – Walking Moai Launch with Sierra Club Hawaii
Hoomaluhia Botanical Garden, 45-680 Luluku Road, 10-11 a.m., free. Join Sierra Club of Hawaii and Blue Zones Project Koolaupoko to get outside, move naturally and connect with your community. (info.bluezonesproject.com/ko/moai, hawaii.bluezonesproject.com/events/)

FEBC Children Choir
Ala Moana Centerstage, 5 p.m., free. (alamoanacenter.com)

SMITZ – Skullduggerous CD Release Party
Downbeat Lounge, 42 N Hotel St., 9 p.m., $5. Audio Bento Records presents the CD release of Skullduggerous by SMITZ. Join the veteran Chinatown ska-punkers as they play new songs, live with Black Square and Anti-Matter. (downbeatdiner.com)

A Film for Every Decade: ‘Jurassic Park’
All Consolidated Theatres locations, check website for times, $4. To celebrate its centennial, the theater shows classic films. (consolidatedtheatres.com)

Celebrate the Arts
Pauhi St. at Bethel, Sun Yat Sen Park and Arts at Marks, 11 a.m.-3 p.m., contact for cost. Swing by for art demonstrations, food trucks, arts and crafts, live music and more. Also, be sure to check out the Hawaii Shakespeare Festival Costume Sale. (creativeartshi.com)

Discover Art
Nuuanu Ave. through Mark’s Garage driveway, 11 a.m.-4 p.m., call for cost. The event is expected to have 300 participants. (521-1812)

Hula Kahiko
Royal Hawaiian Center, Saturdays at 6 p.m. through October, free. Come see this performance of ancient Hawaiian dance by a local halau hula. (royalhawaiiancenter.com)

Wonder Woman Dive’n’Movie and Twilight Hours
Wet’n’Wild Hawaii, 10:30 a.m.-9 p.m., $19.99 general admission. Rides will be open until 9 p.m. for Twilight extended hours, and at dusk, guests can enjoy a viewing of “Wonder Woman” while floating in a tube or relaxing on the pool deck in a lawn chair or on a blanket. Free admission for season pass-holders and children 12 and under with a paying adult. (674-9283, wetnwildhawaii.com)