August 14

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Sunday August 14
Aloha Bears Annual School Supply Drive
Bacchus Waikiki, 11:30 a.m.-6 p.m., $35. Enjoy a catamaran cruise, then return to Bacchus for a beer bust. Bring new backpacks, Hydro Flasks and school supplies to donate to LGBT students in middle and high school. (

Friendship Baptist Church Dedication
Friendship Baptist Church, 91-1050 Keaunui Drive, 11 a.m., free. Help the church dedicate its new auditorium. (

Sundays at the Bay: Pacific Islands Ocean Observing System
Hanauma Bay Nature Preserve, Education Alcove Classroom, 3-4 p.m., free. This week’s lecture is “Monitoring Nearshore Water Quality in Hawaii” by Gordon Walker of UH-Manoa. (397-5840)

Swing Dance Club Hawaii
Palladium at Ala Wai Golf Clubhouse, 6-9:15 p.m., $5-$8. Take lessons for the first hour, then dance away to swing, cha cha, waltz, NC 2-step, CW, salsa and foxtrot. (529-8816)

Tone for Peace
Bodhi Tree Meditation Center, 654 N. Judd St., 7 p.m., free. Sound healing chakra clearing. (425-3348)

Encounters: The Philippine & Renaissance Art
Honolulu Museum of Art, Sundays through August, 1:30-3 p.m., free. Learn more about the connections between the Philippine and Renaissance art. Pre-registration required. (,

Iolani Palace Kamaaina Sundays
Iolani Palace, 9-11:15 a.m. guided tours, noon-4 p.m. audio tours, free. Kamaaina are invited to tour Iolani Palace for free on a first come, first serve basis. (, 522-0822)

Castle High School Band
Windward Mall, Center Court, noon-1 p.m., free. (235-1143)

Hawaiian Slack Key Guitar Festival ‘Waikiki Style’
Waikiki Beach Walk, noon-6 p.m., free. The 34th annual festival features Bobby Moderow, Glen Smith, Swinging Hawaiians and many, many more. (226-2697)

Lola’s Grill and Pupu Bar, 6-9 p.m., free. (

Royal Hawaiian Band
Kapiolani Bandstand, 2 p.m., free. (922-5331)

Les Dames d’Escoffier Hawaii Chapter Benefit Dinner
Graystones, 1302 Nehoa St., 4-8 p.m., $150. Les Dames d’Escoffier Hawaii Chapter hosts a benefit dinner that celebrates French cuisine and the life of Julia Child, starring 10 local chefs including Lee Anne Wong, Michelle Karr Ueoka and more. Pre-registration required. (

‘Just Another Day in Hawaii’
Gallery on the Pali at First Unitarian Church, 2500 Pali Hwy., Aug. 14-Sept. 15, Tuesdays-Fridays: 10 a.m.-6 p.m., weekends: 2-6 p.m., free. Esperance Rakotonirina presents her paintings. (

Ka Hale I o Kahala Halau Hula
Ala Moana Center, Centerstage, 3 p.m., free. (955-9517)

‘Raise the Red Lantern’
UH-Manoa’s East-West Center Gallery, 2-4 p.m., free. Screening of “Raise the Red Lantern,” about the fourth wife of a wealthy merchant in 1920s China. (944-7177,

Doris Duke Theatre, 5 p.m., $12. Watch a screening of “Retake” as part of the 2016 Honolulu Rainbow Film Festival, then participate in a Q&A session with director Nick Corporon. (