August 22

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Saturday August 22
Cleaner, Smarter Living
RevoluSun Smart Home showroom, 210 Ward Ave., 9-10:30 a.m., free. Chat with other eco-conscious homeowners, architects and residential developers, and learn more about photovoltaic solar options and financing. Pre-registration required. (748-8888,

College Planning Program
Aina Haina Public Library, 5246 Kalanianaole Hwy., 2-4 p.m., free. Learn more about how to prepare for your children’s education. (864-4093,

First Aid/CPR/AED Instructor
American Red Cross Hawaii Chapter, 4155 Diamond Head Road, Aug. 22-23, 8:30 a.m.-2:30 p.m, $250. Being a Red Cross instructor is a fulfilling and rewarding experience. This course will prepare you to lead First Aid, CPR and AED courses. (1-800-733-2767,

Parenting Through Personality Styles
Kaiser Permanente Medical Office, Conference Room 1A, 1010 Pensacola St., 8 a.m.-4 p.m., $92-$116/individual, $138-$162/couple. Analyze a series of common problems that confront parents and children with different attributes, learn strategies for dealing with them, and consider the difference between discipline and punishment. Learn effective strategies for raising your child at any age. Pre-registration required. (432-2260, 383-5438)

Sleep and Pain Info Session
Central Union Church, Parish Hall, 1660 S. Beretania St., 9-11 a.m., free. Network of Asia-Pacific Sleep Specialists explains sleep basics and how pain issues may be addressed with traditional Chinese medicine. RSVP required. (386-7151,

Taking Better Photos with Your Digital Camera
Windward Community College, 45-720 Keaahala Road, Hale Kuhina 114, two meetings, 9 a.m.–noon, $90. Learn the simple techniques of digital photography and how to use your camera in different modes. (235-7433,

The Dirt on Dirt
The Green House, 224 Pakohana St., 9:30-11:30 a.m., $25. Learn to create nutritious soil for a healthy garden through hot composting. Pre-registration required. (, 524-8427)

Women & Money Conference
Japanese Cultural Center, Manoa Grand Ballroom, 2454 S. Beretania St., 8 a.m.-noon, free. Learn how to address the unique challenges of women in the workforce in a supportive environment. Get information to make smart, fact-based financial decisions for your future. Pre-registration required. (

Yamuna Body Rolling
Healing Arts Center, 98-030 Hekaha St., 9:30-10:45 a.m., $25/one session. Save your knees, shoulders and arms, as well as learn twists, yamuna and yoga. (484-4881,

Bon Dance
Nichiren Mission of Hawaii, 33 Pulelehua Way, 5-9 p.m., free. Food, games, yukata rental, rummage sale and taiko performances. (595-3517,

Cat Sterilization Clinics
Hawaii Public Housing Admin Building, 1002 N. School St., Bldg. J, 9 a.m. pet cat check-in, 9:30 feral cat check-in, $65-$5. Spay or neuter your cat to keep them healthy and reduce the number of unwanted animals who end up in shelters. (, 226-4561)

Hawaii Youth Opera Chorus Fall Open Enrollment
UH-Manoa’s Music Department, 2411 Dole St., Aug. 22 and 29, 8:30 a.m. grades 3-12, 9:30 a.m. grades K-1, 10:30 a.m. grade 2, free. Students interested in joining Hawaii Youth Opera Chorus will participate in a full rehearsal and also be assessed individually. (, 521-2982)

Kapahulu Center Bon Dance
Kapahulu Center, 3410 Campbell Ave., 4 p.m. craft/bake sale, 6 p.m. dancing, free. Enjoy food, kiddie games and more at this obon festival. (737-1748)

National Stuttering Association Hawaii Chapter Meeting
UH-Manoa Communication Sciences and Disorders Department, 677 Ala Moana Blvd. #625, 10 a.m.-noon, free. National Stuttering Association Hawaii Chapter offers a safe and friendly place for persons who stutter or have an interest in stuttering to meet others who stutter, share experiences, work on moving forward, make friends and have fun. (

Waianae Eat Local Challenge
Makeke Waianae at Waianae Mall, 86-120 Farrington Hwy., Saturdays from Aug. 15-Sept. 12, 9 a.m.-1 p.m., free. Support local farmers and take the challenge to eat more healthy Hawaii-grown foods. Stop by the Waianae Comprehensive Health Center info booth to get a free gift bag and Challenge Stamp card. (697-3236)

Water Lily Summer Sale
Mulkern Nursery, 8:30 a.m.-4 p.m., free. Buy water lilies at a special discount today only. (396-6595)

End of Summer Family Movie Night
Salt Lake Shopping Center, 6:30 p.m. movie start, free. Enjoy a free screening of Marvel’s “Guardians of the Galaxy,” as well as prize giveaways, a canned food and school supply collection drive and more. (

Duke Kahanamoku Walking Tour
Call for meeting place, Saturdays through Aug. 29, noon, $40-$30. To celebrate Duke Kahanamoku’s 125th birthday, tour several Waikiki sites related to the Olympic swimmer, including Duke’s Canoe Club, famous Waikiki hotels and the famous Duke statue along Kalakaua Ave. Pre-registration required. (395-0674,

Legends of Koolau
Meet at Heeia-kea Small Boat Harbor, 10 a.m. or 1 p.m., $10-$20. Take a ride on Coral Queen glass-bottom boat, share mo‘olelo and talk about marine researches. Pre-registration required. (235-8111,

Hawaii Kai Towne Center, 5:30-7:30 p.m., free. HAPA performs at Hawaii Kai Towne Center’s 11th annual Summer Serenade concert series. Expect vendors and prize giveaways. (396-0766,

Henry Kapono & Friends — Back in the Day 2015
Waikiki Shell, 5:30 p.m. doors open, 6:30 p.m. concert, $150-$29/presale. Henry Kapono & Friends, including Kalapana, Keola Beamer, John Cruz, Brother Noland and more, perform in support of Make-a-Wish Hawaii. (, 1-800-745-3000)

Jazz Peace Concert
Byodo-In Valley of the Temples, 47-200 Kahekili Hwy., 12:30-3:30 p.m., $3-$2. Enjoy jazz from Chris Yeh, Ernie Provencher, Ethan Capone, Shinya Yarimizo and Mihoko M. (239-9844)

Roots Sesh
Hawaiian Brian’s, 1680 Kapiolani Blvd., 9 p.m.-2 a.m., $5, age 18 and up. Most High and Dras perform. (946-1343)

Downbeat Diner & Lounge, 42 N. Hotel St., 9 p.m., free, age 21 and up. Pressure Down Sounds and Rudies Hi-Fi perform. (533-2328)

Sounds of Peace
Ala Moana Center, 11 a.m., free. (955-9517)

Stephen Inglis
HPR’s Atherton Studio, 738 Kaheka St., 7:30 p.m., $30-$15. Stephen Inglis performs selections from his recent album, “Learning You By Heart.” (955-8821,

Hawaii Horror Ball
Bar 35, 35 N. Hotel St., 9 p.m.-2 a.m., $20/advance, $25/door. Partake in a tribute to all things “horrific,” especially in relation to film, fashion, myth, art, drama, music and more. Featuring Bone Canyon, a fashion show, contests, DJs Nocturna, Nightfox and Decay, and more.

Benefit ‘Takeout’ Luau
United Church of Christ, 467 N. Judd St., 10 a.m.-4 p.m., $25. United Church of Christ hosts a benefit luau featuring an 11-course Hawaiian meal, including kalua pig, lomi salmon, opihi and more. Those interested in how the ancient Hawaiians cooked can watch the meal prep at 4:30 p.m. Aug. 21. (536-8418)

Blues, Bourbon and BBQ
Seaside Grill at The Kahala Hotel & Resort, 6-9 p.m., $80. Featuring an oceanfront southern-style BBQ with a fine selection of 10 bourbon whiskeys and live entertainment from Tavana. (739-8760,

Leilehua Alumni & Community Bash
Dot’s Restaurant, 130 Mango St., 6-10 p.m., $50. Leilehua Alumni & Community Association inducts the inaugural Leilehua High School Hall of Fame: Jean Ariyoshi, Rene Paulo and James Harada. Plus, enjoy a silent auction, live entertainment, memory lane and more. Pre-registration required. (291-6151,

‘Anime Alice & Her Adventures in Wonderland’
Tenney Theatre at The Cathedral of St. Andrew, Aug. 22, 29, Sept. 5, 12 and 19 at 4:30 p.m., $20-$10. This Japanese-infused play follows Alice after she falls into a mysterious, anime-inspired Wonderland. (, 839-9885)

Drive Out Hunger Kickoff
Midas Hawaii – Waipahu, 94-709 Farrington Hwy., 11 a.m.-2 p.m., free. Bring canned goods to kick off Midas Hawaii’s Drive Out Hunger initiative. The drive runs from Aug. 22-Dec. 12 at any Midas Hawaii store. (845-7851,