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Nicole Kato

October 30

Tuesday October 30
Nonviolent Communication Workshop
The First Unitarian Church of Honolulu, 2500 Pali Hwy., Honolulu, Tuesdays until Dec. 4, 7-9 p.m., $120. The 12 workshops will focus on compassionate communication and deep listening. (595-4047)

Parent Project Classes
KROC Center, Kapolei, Tuesdays, Sept. 4 to Nov. 6, 6-8:30 p.m., $25/textbook. Mahalo to the Salvation Army’s Family Services Branch for sponsoring this program. Open to the community. (256-5933)

The Best Kept Secret In Kaneohe Bay
Coconut Island, Tuesdays until Oct. 30, 9 a.m. to noo, $100. This program will introduce you to the exciting research and rich history of Moku o Lo‘e, Coconut Island, and the Hawai‘i Institute of Marine Biology based there. Call to register. (235-7433,

Youth Art: Cartooning
Kroc Center Hawaii, Tuesdays, Sept. 11 to Nov. 20, 3:30-5:30 p.m., $175. In this exciting, fun class for children who enjoy cartoon art, students learn how to develop their own original characters through lessons in facial expression, action poses, costumes and storytelling. (

Kaiser Permanente Mapunpuna Clinic, Tuesday/Thursday until Dec. 4, 5:30-6:30 p.m., $6.50/nonmembers, $5/members. Zumba is a fusion of Latin and international music dance themes. Call to register. (432-2260)

Blood Bank Info Table
Pearlridge Center Uptown, 11 a.m.-8 p.m., free. Learn about what the Blood Bank of Hawaii does and, most importantly, how you can help your friends and neighbors by becoming a blood donor. (

Blood Drives
MidPacific Institute, 7 a.m.-3 p.m.; Oceanic Time Warner Cable, 8 a.m.-1:30 p.m.; Le Jardin Academy, 8:15 a.m.-2:45 p.m., free. (

Spooky Stories
Kaimuki Public Library, 6 p.m., free. Renowned Native Hawaiian storyteller Lopaka Kapanui will present intriguing ghost stories and spine-chilling tales of old Hawaii. (733-8422)

Youth Volleyball Clinics
Kroc Center Hawaii, Tuesdays, until Nov. 20, 4-5 p.m. beginners, 5-6:15 p.m. intermediate and advanced, $80. Participants will learn and/or build on fundamental volleyball skills and competitive play. Will be placed into teams for scrimmages. Ages 6–17. 6 Sessions. (

Movie Night
Kahuku Public Library, 5:30 p.m., free. “The Avengers” plays. All children must be accompanied by a parent or caregiver. (293-8935)

Honolulu Wind Ensemble Concert
Pearlridge Uptown center court, 7 p.m., free. (

Art Lunch
HiSAM’s multipurpose room, noon to 1 p.m., free. Printmaker Allyn Bromley will examine idea as the essential ingredient of contemporary art making.

Allyn Bromley: Is This a Good Idea?
Hawaii State Art Museum, noon to 1 p.m., free. Printmaker Allyn Bromley will examine idea as the essential ingredient of contemporary art-making. (

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