September 22

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Friday September 22
Adult & Pediatric First Aid/CPR/AED
Hawaii Red Cross, 4155 Diamond Head Road, 9 a.m.-3:20 p.m., $113. Get trained to recognize and care for victims of illness and sudden injuries and life-threatening respiratory or cardiac emergencies in adults, children, and infants and learn how to use an AED. Pre-registration required. (1-800-733-2767,

Adult First Aid/CPR/AED
Hawaii Red Cross, 4155 Diamond Head Road, 9 a.m.-3 p.m., $93. Get trained to recognize and care for victims of illness and sudden injuries and learn how to administer CPR and use an AED for life-threatening respiratory or cardiac emergencies on adults. Pre-registration required. (1-800-733-2767,

Advance Care Planning
First Insurance Center, 1100 Ward Avenue #980, 8:30-11 a.m., free. The workshop will provide information and tools for the public to talk about their wishes with family, friends and healthcare providers. Refreshments will be provided. A notary will also be available to those who want to complete their Advance Health Care Directive after class. (532-6380,

Aloha Friday Flower Crown Workshop with Paiko
Surfjack Hotel & Swim Club, 5:30-7 p.m., $42-$52. Create your own flower crown with Kakaako’s botanical boutique, Paiko in an interactive and creative DIY experience of creating your own designs with locally-grown flora. Pre-registration required. (

Chaminade University Annual Nonprofit Organizations One-Day Seminar
Pagoda Hotel, 7 a.m.-4 p.m., $249. Receive information on recent issues and changing requirements, examining current legislative and regulatory rules. Pre-registration required. (

Getting Real About Medical Cannabis
Surfjack Hotel & Swim Club, 6-8 p.m., free. Learn about the misconceptions of cannabis and become an informed community member. Discussion will include how cannabis interacts with pharmaceutical drugs, Hawaii’s policy reform based on scientific research and the challengers startup dispensary leaders are facing to meet the need of patients islandwide. (

Blood Bank of Hawaii
Downtown Community, Bishop Street, Bloodmobile, 10 a.m.-1:45 p.m., free. Donate blood and save lives. Pre-registration recommended. (848-4770,

Hokulea Crew Talk Story at Patagonia Haleiwa
Patagonia Haleiwa, 6:30-9 p.m., free. John Bilderback will present a photographer’s view tracking brilliant moments and events throughout the epic three-year Malama Honua journey around the globe. (

Home Visits for Seniors and Caregivers
Blaisdell Center, Booth #204, Sept. 22-24, call for time, free. Samaritan Counseling Center Hawaii will be a first-time exhibitor at the 2017 Hawaii Seniors’ Fair, announcing home visits for mental health counseling within the Honolulu area. Attendees can expect to learn about suicide and domestic violence prevention, relax with a complementary five-minute Healing Touch massage and enter to win a free 50-minute counseling session. (545-2740,

Red Barn Farmstand Meal Deal
Red Barn Farmstand, 11 a.m., $12.50. To celebrate the Barn’s first anniversary, the meal offering will include a “stew bowl” option, fresh green salad and birthday cake for half-off the regular price. The Barn will be open for extended hours with pau hana live music from 4-6 p.m. BYOB welcome. (

Lani Moo and Calci Calcium Storytime
Salt Lake-Moanalua Public Library, 10:30 a.m., free. Keiki of all ages and their families can join Meadow Gold Dairies’ Calci Calcium and Lani Moo for a reading of favorite children’s stories. A simple craft for keiki will follow. Parents and adults: bring your cameras for a photo op of your child with Lani Moo and Calci Calcium after the program. (

Dave Koz featuring Javier Colon
Blue Note Hawaii, Sept. 22-24, 6:30 and 9 p.m., $55-$75. Grammy nominated Dave Koz and “The Voice” winner Javier Colon present a night of jazz-fusion, pop, soul, and funk. (

Poolside with Ben & Maila
Hinana Bar at Prince Waikiki, 6-8 p.m., contact for cost. Contemporary musical duo Ben & Maila will perform live at the 5th floor Hinana Bar. (

Royal Hawaiian Band
Iolani Palace, noon, free. (

Saloon Pilots (Bluegrass)
Downbeat Lounge, 9 p.m.-1 a.m., free. Oahu’s premier Bluegrass and Americana band.(522-2328)

Waolani Judd Nazarene School Benefit Gala
Hale Koa Hotel, Luau Gardens, 6 p.m., contact for cost. The evening will begin with an opportunity for guests to mingle, followed by a choral performance from the students. After words of welcome, dinner will be served. Inspiring speeches by local educators and Christian leaders and short stories about the impact of WJNS from alumni and students will wrap up the event. (

Artists for Appleseed
The Pacific Club, 1451 Queen Emma Street, Honolulu, HI, 5:30-9 p.m., $150. Dinner, art exhibition and sale, featuring talented local artists. To benefit the Hawaii Appleseed Center for Law & Economic Justice’s work to fight hunger as well as present the Good Apple Award to Chris Hecht and Kona Pacific Public Charter School. Pre-registration required. (,

Mimes, Masks, and Miracles
UH Manoa’s Kennedy Theatre, Sept. 15, 16, 22, 11 p.m., $5-$10. In this limited engagement, Todd Farley will be presenting two recreations of his master Marcel Marceau’s works, “The Hands” and “The Mask Maker.” The performance includes various styles of physical theater, mime, blacklight theater, and puppetry. (