August 19

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Wednesday August 19
Adult and Pediatric First Aid/CPR/AED
American Red Cross Hawaii Chapter, 4155 Diamond Head Road, 8:30 a.m.-2:45 p.m., $110. Get trained to recognize and care for victims of illness and sudden injuries and life-threatening respiratory or cardiac emergencies in adults, children and infants and learn how to use an AED. (1-800-733-2767,

Adult First Aid/CPR/AED
American Red Cross Hawaii Chapter, 4155 Diamond Head Road, Aug. 19 and 23, 8:30 a.m.-2 p.m., $90. Get trained to recognize and care for victims of illness and sudden injuries and learn how to administer CPR and use an AED for life-threatening respiratory or cardiac emergencies on adults. (1-800-733-2767,

Apple iPhone: Getting Started
Verizon Wireless at Pearlridge Center, 9-10 a.m., free. Learn to use your iPhone. Pre-registration required. (

Basic Computer Class for Senior Citizens
Carole Kai Charities, Inc. Office, 418 Kuwili St. #102, Mondays, Wednesdays and Fridays through Aug. 24, 9-11 a.m. or noon-2 p.m., free. Senior citizens can learn basic computer concepts including email, use of the Internet, composing documents and more. Pre-registration required. (291-6151,

Breastfeeding Class
Castle Medical Center, 5:30-7:30 p.m., $25. Pre-registration required. (263-5400,

How Medications Can Affect Your Balance
Nuuanu YMCA, 1441 Pali Hwy., 11:30-12:30 p.m., free. A pharmacist will discuss how different medications have additional side effects that affect balance by causing dizziness or drowsiness. Pre-registration required. (536-3556)

SBA Resource Day
Bank of Hawaii, 4480 Kapolei Pkwy. #700, 9 a.m.-3 p.m., free. Learn more about what Small Business Administration can offer to small businesses, including loans for working capital, long-term financing, government contracting and more. Pre-registration required. (541-2990 ext. 211,

Senior Fraud Education Fair
Lanakila Multi-Purpose Senior Center, 9-11 a.m., free. U.S. Rep. Mark Takai hosts a fair to educate seniors on how to protect themselves and their identity from fraud and predatory schemes. Experts will discuss mail, electronic and phone fraud. (202-603-6934,

Senior Tennis
Pearl City District Park, tennis courts, Tuesdays from Sept. 8-Nov. 13, 9-10 a.m., free. Have fun while learning basic tennis skills, no experience necessary. Register online between Aug. 10-19 at, or walk-in to the park Aug. 26 at 6-8 p.m. or Aug. 27-28 at 2-5 p.m. (453-7550)

Wedding Cafe’s Wednesday Night Workshops
Ward Warehouse, Kakaako Conference Room, 1050 Ala Moana Blvd., 6-8 p.m., free. Learn to make the wedding planning process easy, efficient and fun. This week’s theme: invites, fashion and special touches. RSVP encouraged. (

LGBT Hawaii Stakeholders Meeting
Hilton Waikiki Beach Hotel, 2500 Kuhio Ave., 3:30 p.m., free. LGBT Hawaii hosts a discussion of how to organize and represent the growing LGBT travel and tourism industry in the islands. (

Oahu Modern Quilt Guild General Meeting
182 Kauhini Road, 6:30 p.m., free/first-time guests and members, $5/repeat guests. Meet with other modern quilters, participate in a show-and-tell and join in the door prize drawing. Technique demo for August is Y-seams. (,

Dinosaurs Unleashed
Bishop Museum’s Castle Memorial Building, Feb. 28-Sept. 7, 9 a.m.-5 p.m., $8.95-$19.95. A dozen lifelike animatronic dinosaurs with interactive stations and activities explaining how these animals flourished in their respective environments. (847-3511,

Mango Season Duo
Lulu’s Surf Club, 6-9 p.m., free. (253-9099)

Music of Hawaii: Kaiholu
Doris Duke Theatre, 7:30 p.m., $20-$25. Kaiholu celebrates seven years of making music as part of the Music of Hawaii concert series. (

Royal Hawaiian Band
Ala Moana Center, 11 a.m., free. (955-9517)

2015 Annual Contemporary Show
1132 Bishop Gallery, 1132 Bishop St., July 13-Aug. 28, regular business hours, free. Featuring oil, acrylic, watercolor, photography, mixed media and 3D work from Association of Hawaii Artists. (542-3147)

A Common Thread: Textiles from the Permanent Collection
UH-Manoa’s East-West Gallery, 1601 East-West Road, May 24-Sept. 20, weekdays 8 a.m.-5 p.m., Sundays noon-4 p.m., free. This exhibit features a selection of textiles rarely seen by the general public, including batik from Indonesia and Malaysia, embroidered clothes from China and much more. (944-7177,

Brue Bar, 119 Merchant St., exhibit runs through September, free. Painter and printmaker Annie Irons displays her work at Brue Bar. A reception will take place July 29 from 5-7 p.m. (441-4470)

Association of Hawaii Artists 2015 Contemporary Show
1132 Bishop Gallery, 1132 Bishop St., July 13-Aug. 28, regular gallery hours, free. Association of Hawaii Artists hosts its 2015 Contemporary Show. Reception is July 20 from 5-7 p.m. (623-6497, 395-6234)

‘Bodies in Motion: Waikiki’
Gallery on the Pali, 2500 Pali Hwy., Aug. 9-Sept. 10, Tuesdays-Fridays 10 a.m.-6 p.m., weekends 2-6 p.m., free. Diana Nicholette Jeon displays her painterly street photography from Waikiki. Reception to be held Aug. 14 from 6-8 p.m. (

Duke Paoa Kahanamoku
Bishop Museum, Aug. 9-Nov. 30, normal museum hours, $19.95-$8.95/museum admission. Bishop Museum honors the legacy of Duke Kahanamoku with a special exhibit featuring archival video and photos, objects from his life, fun activities and more. (

Hawaii Shakes 2015: ‘Othello’
The ARTS at Marks Garage, Aug. 19-23, Wednesday-Saturday at 7:30 p.m., and Sunday at 3:30 p.m., $10-$25. Enjoy Shakespeare in a new way with this interpretation of “Othello.” (, 1-800-838-3006)

Shannon Webb
Waikiki Parc Hotel, July 2-Sept. 25, daily hotel hours, free. Check out ceramic art from Shannon Webb, an imminent graduate of UH-Manoa’s BFA program. (956-8364,

The Best in Watercolor!
Honolulu Museum of Art School, Mezzanine Gallery, 1111 Victoria St., Aug. 3-29, 8 a.m.-9 p.m. daily, free. Hawaii Watercolor Society presents 55 artists in “The Best in Watercolor!” Reception is Aug. 10 from 5-7 p.m. (235-5406,