What’s Up in Windward Oahu
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Wednesday February 4
Clutter course Deadline is today to sign up for Marilyn “The Clutterbuster” Nagel’s three-part Clutter Free for Life course at WCC. The first class is at 6 p.m. Feb. 11 (how to shed old patterns and get organized). Fee is $30 for this class only. Call 235-7433 or register online at windwardcce.org/clutter.
Diabetes food Castle Medical Center conducts a “Diabetes Shopping Tour” from 4 to 5:30 p.m. at Kailua Safeway, led by a certified diabetes educator. Register at 263-5400.
Thursday February 5
Kailua board meets Kailua Neighborhood Board meets at 7 p.m. at Kailua District Park. Call 768-3710.
Joint care Castle Medical Center offers a joint care seminar at 6 p.m. with Dr. Linda Rasmussen. Call 263-5400.
Friday February 6
Family night Kaneohe Community Family Center presents “Exploring our World and Beyond” from 5 to 8 p.m. for Family Activity Night at WCC’s Hale Palanakila. Hands-on projects include a paper airplane contest, Aerospace Lab visits, DIY Kendamas, robotics, an Imaginarium show and more. Register at 235-7747.
‘Hairspray Jr.’ CPAC presents Hairspray Jr. at 7:30 tonight and Saturday, and 3 p.m. Sunday in Ron Bright Theatre. Tickets cost $12 and $8 online at showtix4U.com or by calling 233-5626.
Lanikai “bus” Lanikai Elementary School’s Walking School Bus travels from 7:20 to 7:40 a.m. with students either walking or biking together from Kailua Beach Park to school as a traffic-safety promotion. Call 266-7844.
Cunningham art Muumuu Heaven has an opening reception from 5 to 8 p.m. of “underwater treasures” by bodysurfer and lifeguard legend Mark Cunningham at 767 Kailua Road, with food from Camille’s Meals on Wheels and refreshments from Kona Brewing Co. Call 263-3366.
Haiku music Manai‘a entertains from 8:30 to 10:30 p.m. at Haleiwa Joe’s on Haiku Road. Call 247-6671.
Saturday February 7
Parent/child fair Windward District DOE has its annual Parent Child Fair from 10 a.m. to noon at Windward Mall center court with activities, exhibits and entertainment for all ages, as well as details on early kindergarten registration. Entertainment continues until 1:30 p.m. Call 235-1143.
Blood drive Hawaii Blood Bank has a donor drive from 7 a.m. to noon at Kaneohe Bay Shopping Center. Call 848-4770.
Yoga course Laurie Freed leads a four-week workshop, “Tune Up with Iyengar Yoga,” today and Feb. 14, 21 and 28 at Yoga Moves Hawaii (behind Sweet Home Waimanalo restaurant). Fee is $75 for all four classes, or $20 each; all props included. An optional lunch afterwards costs $10. Call 259-9490 or email email@example.com.
Orchids Windward Orchids’ monthly display and sale of orchids and native plants is open from 8 a.m. to 6 p.m. at Windward Mall near the entrance to the Food Court. Call 235-1143.
Donuts for hula Halau Ke Ao o ‘Anolani dancers sell Krispy Kreme doughnuts from 7 to 8:30 a.m. on the highway near Kaneohe post office. Proceeds pay for their April 19 ho‘ike (firstname.lastname@example.org).
Nursery story Friends of Honolulu Botanical Gardens presents an educational program on Hui Ku Maoli Ola at 9 a.m. at 46-403 Haiku Road. Rick Barboza shares the story of his thriving business that supplies Hawaiian plants to government, private and commercial clients statewide. Fee is $20 for non-members. Call 537-1708.
Swamp romp Marine Corps Community Services has its 21st annual Swamp Romp at 7 a.m. at Kaneohe Marine base, featuring a 4.2-mile obstacle course and plenty of mud; open to the public. Fee is $50 per person, $165 for teams of five or six people, and deadline is Feb. 4. Call 254-7590 or visit mccshawaii.com/swampromp.
Trinity open house Trinity Christian School has an open house from 8:30 to 10:30 a.m. at both campuses: 875 Auloa Road for pre-kindergarten to grade 3, and 1110 Kailua Road for grades 4-12. Call Ginger at 262-8501, ext. 102.
Marsh ponds DLNR’s James Cogswell leads monthly maintenance of Kawainui marsh restoration ponds from 9 a.m. to noon. Call 266-0911.
PAL volleyball Kaneohe PAL Volleyball League registers players age 6-14 from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. today and Sunday at He‘eia Playground. Fee is $25. Call 247-1558.
Sunday February 8
Hula in Kailua Kumu hula Nawahine Kuraoka and Halau Hula ‘O Nawahine dance at 3 p.m. in the Kailua town center parking garage for “I Love Hula in Kailua.” Call 263-7073.
Monday February 9
Waimanalo board meets Waimanalo Neighborhood Board meets at 7:30 p.m. at the National Guard training auditorium at Bellows. Call 768-3710.
Blood drive Hawaii Blood Bank has a donor drive from 7:15 a.m. to 3 p.m. at Kailua High School. Call 848-4770.
Vegan recipes Chef AJ of Vegetarian Society of Hawaii leads a free class in “Fast & Fantastic Top Vegan Chef Recipes” at 6:30 p.m. at Castle Medical Center. Register at 263-5400.
Tuesday February 10
Yoga Mary Roberts leads a class in Kundalini Yoga at 6:30 p.m. at Windward Unity Church, 46-005 Kawa St. #303. Call 262-6731.