August 20

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Saturday August 20
Cleaner, Smarter Living Seminar
RevoluSun Smart Home Innovation Center, 210 Ward Ave., 10-11 a.m., free. Meet other eco-conscious homeowners, architects and residential developers to meet and collaborate, while those interested in solar can also learn more about the latest in PV solar options and financing. Pre-registration required. (748-8888,

Cover Crops: Finding What Works Best for Hawaii’s Farmers
Hawaii Agriculture Research Center, 94-340 Kunia Road, 9 a.m.-noon, $3-$5. Learn how cover crops can benefit your farm. (, 922-8026)

Foster Care Trainings
Hawaiian Humane Society, 2700 Waialae Ave., 9-10 a.m., free. Learn what it takes to be part of Hawaiian Humane’s foster care program. (356-2222,

Medicare Options & Senior Housing
The Plaza at Waikiki, 1812 Kalakaua Ave., 10-11 a.m., free. Learn more about various senior living options, as well as get your questions answered about Medicare in the August KupunaWiki class. Reservations required. (792-5188,

Laughs for Lions X
Mamiya Theatre, 7 p.m., $50-$150. Kamehameha LIons Club Foundation hosts its 10th annual Laughs for Lions, starring Paul Ogata, Steve Byrne, Dat Phan and many more. Also enjoy a silent auction and pre-show entertainment at 5:30. (, 528-1073)

Authentic Relating Games Night
Still & Moving Center, 1024 Queen St., $25. Tataya and Thomas guide you on a journey of interpersonal experience using powerful and interactive “games.” (397-7678,

Back-to-School Surf Sample Sale
Kaneohe Bay Shopping Center, 10 a.m.-1 p.m., free. Pick up school supplies and more from center vendors, plus check out a sample sale with Hurley Girls, Neff, Nixon, O’Neill and Vonzipper. (

Family Fun Run
Kailua Intermediate School, 7 a.m., $30-$15. Family Promise of Hawaii hosts its fourth annual 5K Family Fun Run. (, search Family Promise; 548-7478)

Girl Scout Registration
Koko Head Recreation Center, 10 a.m.-1 p.m., free. Sign up for Girl Scouts. (, 675-5534)

Girl Scout Registration
Webling Elementary School, 1:30-3:30 p.m., free. Sign up for Girl Scouts. (, 675-5534)

Obon Festival
Byodo-in Temple, 47-200 Kahekili Hwy., 2:30-7 p.m., free. Enjoy dancing, food, live entertainment, crafts, prize drawings and more. (239-8811)

Pearl City Family Fun Day
Momilani Community Center, 715 Hoomoana St., 11 a.m.-6 p.m., free. Join the community for a day filled with food trucks, a petting zoo, pony rides, keiki games, prizes, live entertainment and a health fair. (

Waialua Used Book Sale
Waialua Public Library, 9 a.m.-2 p.m., free. Great finds at great prices every third Saturday. (637-8286)

Waianae Eat Local Challenge
Makeke Waianae at Waianae Mall, Saturdays through Sept. 10, 8 a.m.-noon, free. Support local farmers and take the challenge to eat more healthy Hawaii-grown foods. Stop by the Makeke Info Booth to pick up your free gift bag and Challenge Stamp Card to complete to win prizes at Challenge Finale on Sept. 10 featuring cooking demo by Chef Sam Choy. (697-3236)

Family Story Times
Waianae Public Library, 10:30 a.m., free. This week’s theme is “Tigers.” (697-7868)

Kids World: The Great Games
Windward Mall, Center Court, 11 a.m.-1 p.m., free. Get into the spirit of the Olympics at this month’s Kids World with an action-filled afternoon of Olympic-themed activities and prizes. (235-1143)

Twins Night and Dive-In Movie
Wet’n’Wild Hawaii, 10:30 a.m.-9 p.m., $19.99/after 5 p.m. Enjoy extended hours at the water park, plus a screening of “Minions” at dusk. Twins (fraternal and identical) get in free! (674-9283,

Grow With Us: Plant Walk at Lulumahu Falls
Meet at Lulumahu Falls parking lot, 9:30-11:30 a.m., $20. Learn how to identify wild plants and learn about their beneficial properties. Pre-registration required. (, 524-8427)

Waimea Valley Moon Walk
Waimea Valley, 8-9 p.m., $10. Take a walk through Waimea Valley by the light of the moonlight. Must exit valley by 10 p.m. (638-5864)

808 Caravan
Lola’s Grill and Pupu Bar, 8-11 p.m., free. (

Ernie Provencher
Hawaii Public Radio’s Atherton Studio, 7:30 p.m., $30-$15. Ernie Provencher performs on double bass, supported by Sandy Tsukiyama, David Yamasaki, Rocky Holmes, Duane Padilla and Ethan Capone. (955-8821,

Koolaupoko HCC Fun Walk
Contact for location and cost, 7 a.m.-noon. Koolaupoko Hawaiian Civic Club presents its fifth annual fun walk for all ages. Enjoy a healthy day with activities and refreshments. (

Mango Season Trio
Nico’s Pier 38, 6-9 p.m., free. (383-3103)

Sunset Serenade Concert: Raiatea Helm
Hawaii Kai Towne Center, Waterfront Stage, 5:30-7:30 p.m., free. Enjoy live music, giveaways and vendor booths. (396-0766,

SexyHNL Dance Party Fundraiser for Honolulu Pride
Above Ultra Lounge, 444 Niu St., 10 a.m.-4 p.m., $10. DJs Vaughn and Kuya play the latest dance tracks to get you grooving all night, featuring headliner Damian Levine. (

Duke’s OceanFest
Check website for location and times for events held Aug. 20-28, free. Celebrate the legacy of Duke Kahanamoku with aquatic competition for all. (

Hawaii State Bar Association Dinner
Hawaii Convention Center, 5:30-9 p.m., $150. Hawaii State Bar Association and Hawaii State Bar Foundation host their annual fundraiser dinner. (, 792-7347)

Honolulu Stake Tabernacle 75th Anniversary Open House and Celebration Program
Honolulu Tabernacle, 1560 S. Beretania St., 4 p.m. open house tours, 5 p.m. program, free. Honolulu Tabernacle celebrates its 75th anniversary with an open house and program, honoring Stake presidents as well as guest speakers and the a performance by the Stake Choir. (358-6935)

United Church of Christ Benefit ‘Takeout’ Luau
United Church of Christ, 467 N. Judd St., 10 a.m.-4 p.m., $25. Enjoy an 11-course authentic Hawaiian meal featuring kalua pig, lomi salmon, chicken long rice, poi, fish, opihi, ogo, sweet potato, pineapple, haupia and kulolo — all through drive-through pickup. Proceeds go to Pali Preschool and Good News Jail & Prison Ministry. (536-8418)

‘Anime Momotaro’
Tenney Theatre, Aug. 20, 27, Sept. 3, 10 and 17 at 4:30 p.m., Sept. 17 at 11 a.m. (sensory friendly), Sept. 24 at 7 p.m. (Japanese), $20-$10. Honolulu Theatre for Youth present “Anime Momotaro,” a modern adaptation of the Japanese children’s classic. (, 839-9885)

Cookies & Canvas
Ruby Tuesday in Kapolei, 4470 Kapolei Pkwy., 1-3 p.m., $30. Wine and Canvas and the Cookie Kahuna present a kid-friendly afternoon of painting and cookies, with special guest Wally Amos. Pre-registration required. (, 445-2475)

‘Flying Monsters’
Windward Community College’s Hokulani Imaginarium, 2 p.m., $7-$5. Watch a special show in the planetarium. (235-7433,

Hawaii Youth Opera Chorus Fall Open Enrollment
UH-Manoa, Music Department, 2411 Dole St., Aug. 20 and 27, 8:30 a.m. grades 3-12, 9:30 a.m. grades K-1, 10:30 a.m. grade 2, free. Those interested in singing in a community choral program are invited to enroll. (521-2982,

Hula Halau O Kehaulani
Ala Moana Center, Centerstage, 7 p.m., free. (955-9517)

Honolulu Museum of Art School, 5 p.m., free. Glen Kaufman discusses his career in fiber arts. (,

Kuhio Beach Hula Show
Kuhio Beach Hula Mound near Duke Kahanamoku Statue in Waikiki, 6:30-7:30 p.m., free. Sallie Yoza and Halau O Napuala‘ikauika‘iu perform. (843-8002)

‘One World, One Sky: Big Bird’s Adventure’
Windward Community College’s Hokulani Imaginarium, 1 p.m., $7-$5. Watch a special show in the planetarium. (235-7433,

Statehood Day Celebration
Hilton Waikiki Beach, 5:30-7:30 p.m., free. The hotel celebrates statehood with a free hula show from Ali‘i Manu O Kai with halau He Makana O Aloha, along with special deals at hotel restaurants and reduced room rates. (922-0811,

Hanauma Bay Nature Preserve Quarterly Clean-Up
Hanauma Bay, 8:30-10:30 a.m., free. Quarterly cleanup of Hanauma Bay Nature Preserve, organized by Friends of Hanauma Bay and Malama Maunalua. Tools, gloves, trash bags and snacks provided. (

Zablan’s Beach Community Work Days
Call for meeting place and times for work day at Zablan’s Beach, free. Malama Learning Center cares for the Nanakuli wetland and coastal area, picking up debris, removing invasive weeds and planting native greenery. (305-8287,