September 22

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Saturday September 22
Introduction to Making Fermented Probiotic Drinks
Kapolei High School, 9 a.m.-noon, $20-$50. This hands-on workshop will take participants through the basics of making probiotic drinks at home using common wholesome ingredients. Drinks to be made at the class include beet kvass, live lemonade and ginger beer. Pre-registration required. (

Kevin’s Sprinkler Workshop
Mulkern Nursery and Landscaping, 41-639 Kaulukanu St., 10 a.m., free. Learn common problems and how to fix them, and understand what your money is buying. Kevin will be available to answer questions. Bring photos and dimensions of your garden to get more accurate advice. Reservations recommended. (396-6595)

Local Comedy Showcase
The Dragon Upstairs, 1038 Nuuanu Ave., 7:30-9:30 p.m., $10. Coe Snyder hosts a comedy show featuring Erika Swartzkopf, Lance Liverman, Paco Loco, Tristan Holmes, Shannon Cantan, Kevin Kellar and Charles Shelley. (526-1411)

Aloha Festivals Waikiki Hoolaulea
Kalakaua Avenue, 6-9:45 p.m., contact for cost. Attend the largest block party in Hawaii, featuring food, fun and entertainment. Entertainment includes performances by Halau Kiawekupono O Ka Ua, kumu hula Ulukoa Duhaylonsod, Mahi Crabbe and Lion Fiyah, and more. (

Coin & Stamp Show
Paradise Park, 3737 Manoa Road, 9 a.m.-2:30 p.m., free. (531-6252)

Festa 2018
Hawaii’s Plantation Village, 94-695 Waipahu St., 10 a.m.-3 p.m., free. Attend a Portuguese cultural event with food, crafts, fun, malasadas and more. There will be special appearances by Frank DeLima, Frank Suster, Na Ohana O Ke Anuenue, Ukulele Guild of Hawaii and Camoes Players. (

Global Yoga Mala
North Shore Yoga Co-op, 67-174 Farrington Hwy., 9:30-11:30 a.m., contact for cost. Come for sun salutations, potluck, community and yoga by donation. (

Going Green
Kaimuki High School, 9 a.m.-1 p.m., free. Going Green Days will be accepting recyclable waste, including computers, monitors, printers, scanners and a limit of one television per car. (

Hawaii Mission Houses Open House
Hawaiian Mission Houses Historic Site and Archives, 10:30 a.m., free. There will be tours of the historic houses, as well as activities and crafts, including lauhala weaving, candle making, 19th century games, quill-writing activities, and printing press demonstrations of the replica of the first printing press in Hawaii. There will also be a special History Theatre presentation at 11 a.m., plus a performance from Uncle Wayne and the Howling Dog Band. (

Kaneohe PAL Basketball League Registration
Heeia Playground, Saturdays through Oct. 27, 9 a.m.-1 p.m., $25. Registration is open for players ages 6-9, 9-10 and 11-12. (247-1558)

Miss Chinatown Hawaii Festival Pageant
Ala Moana Center, centerstage, 5 p.m., free. (

Phoenix Moon Festival
Pagoda Hotel, International Ballroom, 10:30 a.m.-2 p.m., $55. Attend a fundraiser gala for Phoenix Dance Chamber. Tickets include a buffet luncheon and activities such as a photo booth, calligraphy, crafts and more. (220-9304,

Sisters-in-Crime Meeting
Saint Andrews Cathedral, 229 Queen Emma Square, 6-8 p.m., free. The church parking lot can be accessed from Beretania Street. If driving, please park in a numbered spot. (683-9481)

Ko Olina Children’s Festival
Ko Olina Resort, 2-8 p.m., $10-$30. This event features interactive video and music activities, live stage performances, family-friendly short films from Disney/Pixar and a featured movie on the beach at sunset. Children age 3 and under receive free admission. (

Muddy Waters Tribute
Medici’s Manoa Marketplace, 2754 Woodlawn Drive, Suite 7-103, 7:30-10 p.m., $20-$37. This tribute to Muddy Waters features Rick Smith and the Trailer Park Romeos, along with guest vocalist Carl Golden. (

Slack Key Music
Hawaii State Library, noon, free. Musician Jeff Peterson will perform a selection of his instrumental slack key songs. (

Academy Uncorked
Sacred Hearts Academy, 5:30-8:30 p.m., $150-$1,500. Attend a “friendraising” event featuring entertainment, raffles, a live auction, dancing, wine and food. Reservations recommended. (

‘Filipino Folktales & Fables’
Honolulu Theatre for Youth, 229 Queen Emma Square, 4:30 p.m., $10-$20. Enjoy a celebration of Filipino culture with traditional storytelling. (

Makua Cleanup
Makua Beach, Sept. 22-23, 9 a.m., free. There will be live music after the Saturday cleanup from Kimie Miner, Robi Kahakalau, Mike Love, Paul Fuga, Soul Redemption, Kaumakaiwa and more. (

Volunteer Day with Malama Maunalua
Kuliouou Beach Park, 100 Bay Park, 9 a.m.-noon, free. Bring a signed volunteer agreement form, water tabis/shoes if you have them, clothes that can get wet, a hat, sunscreen, water, sunglasses and a backpack to carry your belongings. (