August 25

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Tuesday August 25
Apple iPhone: Getting Started
Verizon Wireless at Pearl Highlands Center, 8-9 a.m., free. Learn to use your iPhone. Pre-registration required. (

How Medications Can Affect Your Balance
Kaimuki-Waialae YMCA, 4835 Kilauea Ave., 10:30-11:30 a.m., free. A pharmacist will discuss how different medications have additional side effects that affect balance by causing dizziness or drowsiness. Pre-registration required. (737-5544)

All-Believers Network’s 13th Annual Conference
Unity Church of Hawaii, 3608 Diamond Head Circle, register by Aug. 25 for Sept. 7 event from 10 a.m.-2 p.m., $20. How do various religions handle questions about life and death? Two lead presentations give an overview, then participants break into small groups for in-depth conversations. (371-9360,

‘The Big Fix’ Spay and Neuter Mobile Clinic
Waimanalo Beach Park, must contact for appointment time, $25-$130 depending on animal. Poi Dogs and Popoki hosts a mobile clinic for pet owners to get their cats and dogs spayed and neutered at an affordable cost. (, 551-7915,

‘Alexander and the Terrible, Horrible, No Good, Very Bad Day’
Kahuku Public Library, 56-490 Kamehameha Hwy., 5:30 p.m., free. Watch a screening of “Alexander and the Terrible, Horrible, No Good, Very Bad Day.” (293-8935)

Kikunobu Dance Co. ~ The Summer Fan (Uchiwa)
Hawaii State Art Museum, 250 S. Hotel St., noon-1 p.m., free. Members of the Kikunobu Dance Co. highlight the history, customs, usage and performance of the uchiwa, or summer fan, in Japanese classical dance. (586-9958,

‘Shear’ Delight: Weaving in the Year of the Sheep
Honolulu Museum of Art School Gallery, Aug. 25-Sept. 13, 9 a.m.-4 p.m., free. Hawaii Handweavers Hui celebrates the year of the sheep in Chinese astrology and will look at wool as an important element in fiber traditions. (

Hospice Hawaii Volunteer Training
Hospice Hawaii main office, Aug. 25 and 27 from 5-9:30 p.m., Aug. 29 from 8 a.m.-4:30 p.m., free. Those interested in helping Hospice Hawaii with family respite, creative arts, bereavement, patient visits and office work must attend a mandatory three-day training. Pre-registration required. (, 791-8093)