What’s Up in Windward Oahu
Castle Medical Center hosts “Eat Well for Life: Pineapples” at 6:30 p.m. in the Wellness Center auditorium, with samples and recipes. Fee is $20, $15 or $10. (Signups are due two days ahead.) Call 263-5400.
The former Waikane Training Area Restoration Advisory Board meets at 7 p.m. at Waiahole Elementary School to review the draft of the investigation of remediation. Public comment is due April 30. Call Maj. Sally Hannan at 438-0470.
The Office of Hawaiian Affairs meets with residents to share its services and resources from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. at Ka Ho’oilina community center, 41-253 Ilauhole St. in Waimanalo. Call 594-0232.
Today is the first Community Support Day at Kailua’s Whole Foods Market, where 5 percent of sales proceeds will be donated to Paepae o He’eia, a nonprofit caring for and restoring Heeia fishpond. Call 263-6800.
The Kaneohe Denny’s restaurant has an exhibit up now until May 14 of art by students of Jean Noguchi from King Intermediate School.
Curt Fukumoto leads a free preschool storytime at 10:15 a.m. at Kaneohe Library. Call 233-5676.
Puohala May day
Puohala Elementary School stages its May Day pageant at 8:30 a.m. with a court, dances by all grades and its Hawaiian Immersion students. The public is welcome. Call 233-5660.
Pop Warner signups
Kailua Mustangs Pop Warner League registers PeeWees, Junior Midgets and Midgets from 7 to 9 p.m. at Kailua District Park multipurpose room. Call Wayne at 542-5704.
Hawaii Pacific University art gallery features an Ohana Exhibit by students, staff and alumni, including pastels and oils by Sophie Breton, through today on the Hawaii Loa campus. Call 544-0228.
Hokulani Imaginarium presents “Magic Treehouse Space Mission,” based on the children’s book series, at 7 p.m. on the WCC campus. Admission is $7, $6 and $5. Call 235-7433.
The Castle High DanceForce performs its spring concert, “Dance Eras” (dance throughout history), at 7:30 tonight and Saturday and 3 p.m. Sunday in Ron Bright Theatre. Call 233-5626.
Kamaka Fernandez sings from 8:30 to 11 p.m. at Haleiwa Joe’s Haiku. Call 247-6671.
Kualoa Ranch has a 2-mile guided hike to an ancient taro patch in Hakipuu at 9 a.m. Fee is $15 per adult; children are free (per paying adult). Call 239-5497.
Lanikai Elementary School’s annual “Concert Under the Stars” is open from 4 to 9 p.m. at Lanikai Community Park. Tickets cost $20 and $10 in advance, $25 for adults at the door. Food, music, exhibits and activities await. Parking is at the school, with a shuttle service to the concert. Go to lanikaielementary.com.
Hawaii Blood Bank has donor drives from 6:30 a.m. to 2:30 p.m. at Kaneohe Bay Shopping Center, and from 7:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. at Laie Shopping Center. Call 848-4770.
The Pali Lions Club marks its 50th anniversary with a luau from 6:30 to 9 p.m. at St. Anthony’s Church on Makawao Street. Tickets cost $35. Call 223-4893.
The Windward Potters have their spring sale from 8 a.m. to 2:30 p.m. in the Kailua Elementary cafeteria, featuring one-of-a-kind pieces, sculptural forms and raku. Call 239-5045.
Kaneohe Higashi Hongwanji has its plant sale from 9 a.m. to noon at 45-520 Keaahala Road to support capital improvement projects. Call 247-2661.
Windward National Junior Basketball League has registration from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. at the Enchanted Lake Community Park lanai. Call Cy at 721-5116.
The 37th annual Windward Speech Festival for elementary students is from 8 a.m. to noon at Castle High School. Call 233-5600.
Lillian Cunningham leads a writing retreat from 9:30 a.m. to 2:30 p.m. in Hale Akoakoa 107-109. Call 235-7433.
Kailua Community Basketball League signs up players ages 7-17 for league play from 1:30 to 3:30 p.m. today and May 5, 12, 19 and 26 at Enchanted Lake Park pavilion on Keolu Drive. Bring copy of birth certificate and medical insurance card. Call 216-8103.
“Botanical Spectrum,” an exhibit by the park’s regular botanical artists, closes today at Ho’omaluhia Botanical Garden. Call 233-7323.
Hawaii Blood Bank has a donor drive from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. at Kailua United Methodist Church, 1110 Kailua Road. Call the appointment line, 848-4770.
Storyteller Dave Del Rocco entertains the keiki with “Stories from Around the World” at 3 p.m. at Kaneohe Library. Call 233-5676.
Smith Tae Kwon Do Center has a new Monday-night class in Krav Maga Combatives (self-defense against multiple attackers and weapons), meeting from 6:30 to 7:30 tonight and each Monday at 46-174 Kahuhipa St. Call 247-3114.
Deadline is today to apply for the Randy Kalahiki Higher Education/Professional-Vocational Incentive Grant at KEY Project. Two renewable grants of $500 are available. Call 239-5777.
Blood drive H
awaii Blood Bank has a donor drive from 9 a.m. to 2:45 p.m. at Kalaheo High School library. Call the appointment line, 848-4770.
Pianist Allan Fisher plays favorite tunes at 7 p.m. at Pohai Nani auditorium. Call 235-5025.
Hawaii Blood Bank will have donor drives from 8:30 a.m. to 3:45 p.m. May 2 at HPU’s Hawaii Loa campus, and 7 a.m. to noon May 6 at Kailua Town Center. Call 848-4770.
Kaneohe AYSO will register players ages 4 to 18 from 1 to 4 p.m. May 3 at Ben Parker Elementary. Call 235-2976.
Kailua board meeting
Kailua Neighborhood Board will meet at 7 p.m. May 3 at Kailua District Park. Call 768-3710.
Ahuimanu Elementary School will accept plastic bottle caps and lids (clean and dry) for recycling from 9 to 11:30 a.m. May 5 at the school. Lids with No. 2, 4 and 5 are welcome. Visit b-e-a-c-h.org.
Students should register by May 9 for the “Dr. Bates Method of Vision Training” class, which is set for 9:45 a.m. May 16 in Hale Kuhina 115 at WCC. Fee is $9. The class is part of a Natural Vision course at the college. Call 235-4733.
KEY Project’s annual Mothers & Others Breakfast Benefit will be open from 9 to 11 a.m. (dine in) and 9 to 10:30 a.m. (take out) May 12, the day before Mothers Day, for families to enjoy with their favorite mother figure. Live entertainment, crafts, plants and a tasty breakfast await in the KEY pavilion on Waihee Road. Tickets cost $10 in advance. Call 239-5777.
Kaneohe Kiwanis Club will have its annual Mother’s Pancake Breakfast from 6:30 to 11 a.m. May 13 in Ben Parker Elementary cafeteria. Tickets are $6 and $3 by May 7, or $7 and $3.50 at the door. Call 392-3731.
Aulea Swim Club welcomes new members age 7 to 18 with tryouts available at the Kailua District Park pool. Practice is held every weekday. Call 263-7946.
Friends of Kaneohe Library have an April book sale with all books on religion at half price. Nonprofits and schools may receive free books. Call 233-5676.
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