September 16

Sunday September 16
Financial Peace University
Kroc Center Hawaii, Sundays or Mondays, Sept. 9 to Nov. 12, $50. Understand the forces behind your financial distress, create a budget that really works, set achievable goals, and make things right for you and your family-financially, emotionally and spiritually. (
Jr. Soldier Class
Kroc Center Hawaii, second and fourth Sundays, Sept. 9 to Nov. 11, 10:30-11 a.m., free. A discipleship class for children who want to learn more about God and The Salvation Army, its history and how it relates to our lives today. (
Junior Youth Group
Kroc Center Hawaii, 11 a.m. to 2 p.m., $5. Come explore the indoors and outdoors with your friends through recreation, dramatics, arts and crafts and Bible lessons. (
Youth Art: Drawing & Painting
Kroc Center Hawaii, Sundays, Sept. 9 to Nov. 18, noon to 2 p.m., $175. This class will experiment with a variety of techniques, using pencil, charcoal, Conte crayon, soft and oil pastels, ink, tempera, and acrylic paints. (
Dance Class
Palladium, 6:30-9:15 p.m., lesson from 6-7 p.m., $5/members, $8/other. Music by Bert Burgess. (255-6095)
Blood Drives
Foodland Ewa Town Center 7 a.m. to 1:15 p.m.; Kaneohe Yacht Club 9 a.m. to 2:30 p.m., free. (, 848-4770)
Julia Flynn Siler Speaks
Lunalilo Home, Hawaii Kai, 1:30-2:30 p.m.; Native Books/Na Mea Hawaii, 3:30-5 p.m., free. The event is open to seniors in residence, care givers, family members and east O‘ahu residents. (
Kikaida, Jiro & Kamen Rider V3
Shirokiya, Ala Moana, 2-3:30 p.m., free. Photo ops with the super heroes, and autographs from Miyauchi Hiroshi (Kazami Shiro in Kamen Rider V3) and Ban Daisuke (Jiro in Kikaida and Kikaida 01). (
Na Mele Ko’olaupoko Song Composers Competition
Windward Mall, 10 a.m. to 2 p.m., free. In an effort to encourage new mele (songs) that celebrate the wonderful Windward side of O`ahu, the Ko`olaupoko Hawaiian Civic Club has partnered with the Hawaiian Electric Company, Hawaiian Electric Industries Charitable Foundation and Windward Mall to present Na Mele Ko`olaupoko. (
Bachatahisian Festival & Concert
Sunset Lanai Ballroom, Camp H.M. Smith, Halawa Heights, Aiea, 2-10 p.m., $60/VIP, $50/regular, $20/keiki passes. Fun, educational, cultural, intimate festival and concert event for everyone. (428-3521)
Kau Kau Kailua Restaurant Week
Visit website for participating restaurants, Sept. 16-23, $20, $30 or $40. Participating restaurants will offer specially crafted dinner menus. (
A Taste Of Hollywood
Honolulu Country Club, Paumalu Street, 4-8 p.m., $125/person, $2,500/10 guests. Guests are encouraged to dress as their favorite movie star or character or aloha wear. (780-2170)
Koolaupoko Hawaiian Civic Club Original Songs Composers Competition
Windward Mall center court, 10 a.m. to 2 p.m., free. Windward Mall will feature original song performances in the Ko`olaupoku Hawaiian Civic Club’s composer competition. Every composer will put his or her best foot and song forward in hopes of winning the $1,000 grand prize. (
Melveen Leed Live
Ala Moana Hotel Hibiscus Ballroom, 410 Atkinson Drive, Honolulu, 6-10 p.m., $65/includes show and dinner. Melveen Leed presents an evening of wonderful jazz with Jazz pianist Betty Lou Taylor and also featuring a special guest singer. Call for reservations. (542-7299)
Artists Unplugged
Bar Seven, 1349 Kapiolani Blvd., Honolulu, 8 p.m., visit website for more information. Featuring “BAM” whose soulful vocal stylings and enormous stage presence capture all who are in range. (
Body & Spirit Documentary Film Festival
Still & Moving Center, Sundays until Nov. 25, 6:30 p.m., $5. Films focus on provocative cutting-edge experts, scientists, thinkers, healers and spiritual leaders who offer their wisdom on health and wellness topics for body and spirit. (397-7678)