August 18

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Saturday August 18
Adult Hula
Moiliili Community Center room 105, Saturdays until Aug. 25, 9:15-11:15 a.m., $35, $4/adult walkin. Call for more information. (955-1555)
Cat & Dog First Aid
American Red Cross, 9 a.m. to noon, $70. Learn basic information on how to recognize and care for emergencies and injuries in dogs. Register online. (
Hide-N-Seek Watercolor Workshop
Waioli Tea Room, 9:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m., $125. Includes continental breakfast and lunch. (392-9104,
Ikebana Sogetsu
Windward Community College, Hale Kuhina 115, 9:30-11:30 a.m., $48. The art of Japanese flower arranging functions as a path for the creative spirit. Call to register. (235-7433)
Introduction To Creating iPhone Apps
UHM Sakamaki C104, 9 a.m. to 4 pm., $140, register for L12067. With instructor Chad Podoski. Visit website to register. (
Kitchen Blitz
Simply Organized Kapolei, 1-2 p.m., free. Learn how to de-clutter and organize for healthier, money-saving meals with Lasar McCabe from Hawaii Hausfrau. (693-8888)
Parenting Through Personality Styles
Kaiser Permanente, 1010 Pensacola St., Honolulu, 8 a.m. to 4 p.m., call to register and for cost. This class will cover the major psychological attributes that people naturally develop, then compare your psychological characteristics with those of your children. (432-2260)
Photography Workshop
UHM Yukiyoshi Room, Krauss Hall 012, Aug. 18 from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m., Aug. 19 from 1-4 p.m., $200. Visit website to register. Streetshooting: Real People, Real Places with Peter Shaindlin. (
Visit website for location, Aug. 18-19, $200, register for L12121. With instructor Peter Shaindlin. Visit website to register. (
WAG Workshop
Hoomaluhia Botanical Gardens, email for times and cost. This is not a beginner workshop. ARtists should have experience in their chosen medium. (
Youth Art Class
Kroc Center Hawaii, Saturdays until Aug. 25, noon to 2 p.m., $175. Children experiment with different types of media and learn basic techniques in drawing, painting, printmaking, sculpture in clay and other materials. For kids in grades K–2. (
Tile Tips
Bella Pietra showroom,m 701 North Nimitz Hwy., Honolulu, 9 a.m., free. Register online. Educating homeowners about tile options and their various uses, so they make smart decisions when selecting the right tile for any home project. (
Shadows: Topics on Adoption, Identity, Mental Health, and Awareness
Location TBA, 10 a.m. to noon, $10/nonmembers, members free. Led by Hei Kyong Kim, Psy.D. (
Benefit “Take Out” Luau Tickets On Sale
United Church of Christ, 8 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. pick up, $24/box. diners can enjoy an 11-course authentic Hawaiian meal featuring kalua pig, lomi salmon, chicken long rice, poi, raw fish, opihi, ogo, sweet potato, fresh pineapple, haupia and kulolo. $6 of the ticket price is tax deductible. (536-8418)
Bingo Under The Stars
The Plaza at Mililani, 95-1050 Ukuwai St., Mililani, 6-7:30 p.m., free shuttle service starting at 5:30 at the Mililani Park and Ride, free. Call to RSVP. The Plaza at Mililani presents Bingo Under the Stars to the general public. (626-8807)
Blood Drive
Town Center of Mililani, 7 a.m. to 2 p.m.; Kapolei Shopping Center, 7 a.m. to 2:30 p.m. (
Doggie Date Night
Aloha Stadium, 2:30-8:30 p.m., call or email for more information. There will be food, fun and four-legged friends. We will even have a veterinarian doing nail clipping and micro-chipping. (356-2224,
Fashion Show
Morning Glory of Mililani, 3 p.m., visit website for more information. Join us as we showcase our new Tokidoki Handbags, Tokidoki Apparel, Hello Kitty Totes and much more. (
Pearl City Bonsai Club Meeting/Workshop
Our Lady of Good Counsel Church, Aug. 18, Sept. 15, Oct. 20, Nov. 17 and Dec. 15, 8:30 a.m., free. Bring a plant to work on. (
Pottery & Prints Sale
Waioli Tea Room, 8 a.m. to 3:30 p.m., free admission. Bits an Pieces: Ceramics by Steve Murin. (734-2313, 753-1574)
Enjoy An Evening With Your Best Friend
Aloha Stadium, 3-8 p.m., free. Savor an evening of dining with dogs as Hawaii’s most popular food trucks and crafters rally for the animals. (356-2224)
Healthy Kids Healthy Families
Kaiser Permanente, 94-1480 Moaniani St., Waipahu, 9-11 a.m., free. Call to register. Registered Dietitians focus on nutrition, fitness, and behavioral aspects of eating. At least one parent/legal guardian must agree to attend with his/her child. Athletic shoes recommended. (432-5600)
Summer Cultural Celebration
Windward Mall, center court, 10 a.m. to 4 p.m., free. Celebrate our rich culture in Hawaii with this daylong family event. The event features Taiko drumming, keiki arts and crafts, an appearance by Miss Chinatown Contestant Pageant and more. (
Appreciating The Arts
Hawaii Kai independent and assisted retirement community, 428 Kawaihae St., Honolulu, Aug. 18-20, free. Aug. 18 2 p.m. Elvis Tribute; Aug. 19 noon family picnic; Aug. 20 10:30 a.m. artists’ showcase. Call to RSVP. (395-9599)
Mamiya Theater, 3142 Waialae Ave., Honolulu, 5:30 p.m. doors open, $20/general, $40/VIP. Largest Asian American talent show. Guest performance by David So and Black Canvas. (
Slam Poetry
3rd Cup Cafe & Venue, 8 p.m., free. Slam poetry with talented, local poets. (888-6087)
“Textured Lives: Japanese Immigrant Clothing from the Plantations of Hawaii”
Castle Memorial Building, first floor, Aug. 18 to Oct. 15, visit website or call for more information. “Textured Lives” features items carefully collected and researched by scholar and author Barbara Kawakami. (, 847-3511)
Turtle Bay Resort, 2-9:30 p.m., $37, $55/VIP. Tickets online. Performances by Don Carlos, I Wayne, Reggae Angels, Dub Vision Band, M kua Rothmana & The Kicks, Butch Helemano, Irie Love, Typical Hawaiians, Irie Souls, Jimmy Weeks Project, Father Psalms with Paula Fuga and more. (,
Men In Grey Suits
Indigo, Chinatown, 8-11 p.m., free. Men in Grey Suits performs. (
Sunset Serenade
Hawaii Kai Towne Center, Waterfront Stage, 5:30 p.m., free. The final concert in the series features multiple Na Hoku Hanohano award winners Kapena, who will be performing. (277-0988,
Classic Car Show
Windward Mall, 46-056 Kamehameha Hwy., Kaneohe, every third Saturday until Novermber, 5-9 p.m., Macy’s parking lot, free. The East End Hot Rod Club will be showcasing their cars for the ever-popular Classic Car Show. (
Gene-iuses On A Mission
CTAHR’s St. John Plant Science Building 102, 10 a.m. to noon and 2-4 p.m., $16.50. Aug. 18 Plants to the Rescue; Aug. 18 Plants to the Rescue; Sept. 15 and Oct. 6 DNA Detectives; Oct. 20 and Nov. 17 Buzz Off! (
Hei Kyong Kim Speaks
Location TBA, noon to 2 p.m., $10/nonmembers, members free. “Mentoring Youth: Issues of Ethics, Boundaries, Communication, and Development.” Led by Hei Kyong Kim, Psy.D. (
Kahala Wine & Food Festival
The Kahala Hotel & Resort, 6 p.m., $100, $150/VIP, call for reservations. The Kahala Hotel & Resort’s 2012 Wine & Food Classic: A Celebration of France. “A Tribute to Julia Child with Guest Super Chefs and The Best of French Wine-Making.” (739-8760)
HYOC Enrollment Period
UH Manoa Music Department, 8 a.m. to 1:30 p.m., call for audition time. Auditions open to boys and girls grades K – 12 for nine different vocal ensembles. Students will sing individually and will participate in a full rehearsal during auditions. (521-2982,