August 24

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Wednesday August 24
Basic Computer Class for Senior Citizens
Carole Kai Charities, Inc. Office, 418 Kuwili St. #102, Mondays, Wednesdays and Fridays through August, 9-11 a.m. or noon-2 p.m., free. Senior citizens are invited to learn more about basic computer concepts including email, the internet and more. Pre-registration required. (291-6151,

Business in Hawaii Update
Outback Steakhouse, 6650 Kalanianaole Hwy., noon-1:30 p.m., $25-$30. Hawaii Kai Chamber of Commerce hosts a luncheon with Reg Baker, discussing his 25 years of experience as a small business expert. (

Honolulu Japanese Seventh Day Adventist Church, 2655 Manoa Road, 6 p.m., free. Learn more about how to prepare for a natural disaster. (927-0993,

Preventing Diabetes
Castle Medical Center, Wellness Center Auditorium, 5:30-7 p.m., $7. Those with pre-diabetes can learn strategies for healthy eating, increasing physical activity and meal planning. Pre-registration required. (263-5050,

Ala Moana Center, Mauka Wing near Crazy Shirts, Wednesdays through Sept. 30, 8:30-9:30 a.m., free. Take free morning yoga classes. Bring your own yoga mat. (

Hawaii Kai Needle Arts Group
Island Brew Coffeehouse at Hawaii Kai Shopping Center, 9 a.m.-noon, free. Those who enjoy knitting, crocheting, quilting, embroidery or any type of needle arts are invited to join in share and tell and meet others who share their passion. (, 429-5106)

Nick Kuchar Totes
Kahala Mall, July 15-Aug. 31, weekdays from 8 a.m.-5 p.m., free. Bring $350 in receipts from mall vendors and receive a special tote bag from Nick Kuchar at the mall management office. (

Charlie Chan Mystery Tour
Call for meeting location for Chinatown tour, daily in August, 3 p.m., $40. Historian Steven Fredrick hosts a tour of Chinatown sites related to Honolulu police detective Chang Apana, inspiration for fictional detective Charlie Chang. (, 395-0674)

Keiko Matsui
Blue Note Hawaii, Aug. 23-28, 6:30 and 9 p.m., $45-$25. (

Mango Season Duo
Lulu’s Surf Club, 6-9 p.m., free. (383-3103)

Rick ‘Haleiwa Slim’ Smith
Waialua Public Library, 5-6 p.m., free. (637-8286)

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. (

Association of Hawaii Artists Contemporary Show 2016
1132 Bishop St., Mezzanine Level, Aug. 13-Sept. 10, business hours, free. The 45th annual Association of Hawaii Artists Contemporary Show presents works in oil, watercolor, acrylic, mixed media, mixed collage, photography, batik and 3D art. (623-6497)

‘China Through the Lens of John Thomson’
UH-Manoa’s East-West Center Gallery, June 5-Sept. 11, weekdays from 8 a.m.-5 p.m., Sundays from noon-4 p.m., free. Scottish photographer John Thomson’s work in Hong Kong and China in the 1800s will be on display. (944-7177,

Fiber Hawaii 2016
Honolulu Museum School of Art Gallery, Aug. 23-Sept. 10, business hours, free. Fiber art is on display in the Hawaii Craftsmen exhibit of “In, Of or About Fiber,” juried by Glen Kaufman. Reception is Aug. 23 at 5:30 p.m. (,

Foreign and Familiar: CONTACT 2016
The ARTS at Marks Garage, Aug. 2-27, Tuesdays-Saturdays, noon-5 p.m., free. This art exhibit explores the idea of “contact” as it relates to the Hawaiian Islands and its people. Artists featured include Bernice Akamine, Joshua Lake, Jan Backet, Monica Woolsey and more. (

Janet Tran
Waikiki Parc Hotel, Parc Promenade Gallery, June 30-Sept. 9, hotel hours, free. Janet Tran displays her fiber sculptures. Reception is June 30 from 6-8 p.m., with a performance from guitarist Aaron Cardenas. (956-8364,

‘Journeys: Heritage of the Northwestern Hawaiian Islands’
Bishop Museum, Aug. 13-Jan. 29, 9 a.m.-5 p.m., $22.95-$12.95. Explore the Northwestern Hawaiian Islands, their biodiversity and cultural significance. (

‘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. (

‘Ke Alai Kahiki: The Pathway to Tahiti’
Treehouse, 250 Ward Ave. #233, Aug. 6-Sept. 3, business hours, free. Austin Kino displays photographs taken on the Hokulea voyage. (597-8733)

Na Hulu Makamae o Hawaii: The Cherished Feathers of Hawaii
Queen Emma Summer Palace, March 19-Sept. 16, 9 a.m.-4 p.m., free. See examples of traditional and contemporary feather lei hulu, kahili pa‘a lima, kahili and ‘ahu ‘ula. (595-3167,

Planet Shark: Predator or Prey
Bishop Museum, June 11-Sept. 5, daily from 9 a.m.-5 p.m., $22.95-$10.95. Learn more about the incredible underwater world of sharks with models, cinematic galleries, fossil collections and more. (

‘Suicide Prints’
Brue Bar, 119 Merchant St., business hours through September, free. Brue Bar hosts art from printmaker John McCaskill. An artist reception is Aug. 5 from 5-7:30 p.m. (441-4470)

‘The Eddie’
T Galleria by DFS, Hawaii, May 7-Aug. 31, business hours, free. See Zak Noyle’s exclusive photography from the recent Quiksilver in Memory of Eddie Aikau Big Wave Invitational. (931-2700,