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Nicole Kato

October 8

Monday October 8
Adult Art: Drawing & Painting
Kroc Center Hawaii, Mondays, Sept. 10 to Dec. 10, 6-9 p.m., $240. Experiment with charcoal, ink, watercolor and/or acrylic while learning to use line, tone, perspective and color. Each session will focus on one type of subject matter, such as still life, landscape, or the clothed human figure. (
Adult Learn-to-Swim Classes
Kroc Center Hawaii, various times, Sept. 10 to Oct. 31, $125. Two classes to choose from: Fundamental Aquatic Skills or Stroke Development. (
Ballroom Classes
Kapolei Elementary cafeteria, Oct. 8 and 15, 7 p.m. registration and class, call for cost. HBDA’s Kapolei Chapter, cha cha, fox trot and bachata. (781-2076)
Ballroom Dance Class Registration
Kapolei Elementary cafeteria, Oct. 8 and 15, classes begin Oct. 1 and meet for eight Monday nights, call for more information. Cha Cha, Foxtrot and Bachata. (781-2076)
Ballroom Dancing
Kroc Center Hawaii, Mondays, Sept. 17 to Nov. 12, 6:45-7:45 p.m., $96, $15/session. Ballroom dancing is an art form in which one can express themselves in new and unique ways. (
Coast Guard Auxillary Boating Class
Key Projects Center, Kaneohe, Mondays and Thursdays, Oct. 1 to Nov. 12, 6:30-8:30 p.m., $45. The course covers subjects such as handling your boat, Navigation, equipment and safety. (391-9125,
Register For Ballroom Classes
Manoa Japanese Language School, 6:45 p.m., visit website for more information. Learn to dance the cha cha, foxtrot and bachata at the Hawaii Ballroom Dance Association’s Manoa Chapter. Monday night classes start at 7 p.m. starting Oct. 1. (
Stork Class
Kaiser Permanente –– Moanalua Medical Center, Mondays until Oct. 29, 6-8 p.m., call for cost and to register. (432-2260)
Register For Ballroom Dance Classes
Waimalu Elementary School, register 7 p.m. Call for cost and more details. Learn to dance the merengue, tango, and the salsa at the Hawaii Ballroom Dance Association’s Pearlridge Chapter. (836-4579)
Stork Class
Kaiser Permanente –– Waipio Clinic , 6-8 p.m., free. Call to register. (432-2260)
Parent Project Hawaii
Kroc Center Hawaii, Tuesdays, Sept. 4 to Nov. 6, 6:30-8 p.m., $25/workbook. Learn concrete, no-nonsense solutions in a straight forward, step-by-step intervention action plan. (
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. (
Adam Crowe Live
Hard Rock Cafe, 280 Beach Walk, Honolulu, 5-7 p.m., free. Acoustic Blues/ Rock and traditional delta blues. (955-7383)
2012 Pacific Global Health Conference
Ala Moana Hotel, Oct. 8-10, visit website for more information. Over 500 leading health professionals are expected to attend the 5th Pacific Global Health Conference, Transforming Public Health in the Pacific. (
MOA Healthy Mondays
Pearlridge Center Uptown, Oct. 8 and 22, 8:30-10:30 a.m., free. Experience purifying and flower therapies, as well as the Japanese Bontemae tea ceremony. (
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)
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,
Confessions Of A Low Class Vegan
Ala Wai Golf Course Clubhouse, 7 p.m., free. A presentation by Karl Seff, Ph.D. (
Info Session
Leeward Community College, Room GT-105, 5:30-7 p.m., free. Get a jump-start on a career in education without leaving our island home. Call ot email to RSVP. (455-0467,
Preschool Storytime
Mililani Public Library, Tuesdays, Sept. 11 to Oct. 16, 10:30 a.m., free. Keiki ages 2 to 5, accompanied by a parent or caregiver, are invited to listen to stories, learn finger plays, and sing songs. (627-7470)
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