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December 19

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Wednesday December 19
Blood Bank of Hawaii
Mililani Marketplace, Bloodmobile, 3-7 p.m., free. Donate blood and save lives. Pre-registration recommended. (848-4770, bbh.org)

Blood Bank of Hawaii
University Health Alliance, Wellness Room, 700 Bishop St., 8 a.m.-1 p.m., free. Donate blood and save lives. Pre-registration recommended. (848-4770, bbh.org)

Christmas at the Hukilau Marketplace
Polynesian Cultural Center, Hukilau Marketplace, 55-370 Kamehameha Hwy., Dec. 17-22, 6-8 p.m., free. Keiki and adults alike can enjoy live music, nightly Nativity performances, a festive train ride to view the Christmas decor, selfies with Santa and more. (polynesia.com/christmas, 293-3142)

Waianae Public Library, 85-625 Farrington Hwy., 6-7 p.m., free. Test your Christmas trivia knowledge at this fast-paced game for all ages, teams and individuals. (697-7868)

Rapa Nui: The Untold Stories of Easter Island
Bishop Museum, Castle Memorial Building, 1525 Bernice St., Nov. 3-May 5, museum hours, contact for cost. See more than 150 cultural treasures and never-before-seen biological specimens, allowing visitors to learn about the environment of Rapa Nui, the island’s unique history and about how the island community is striving for sustainability in a global context. (bishopmuseum.org)

Photos with Santa
Ala Moana Center, mall level 2, Mauka Wing, Nov. 10-Dec. 14, 10 a.m.-8 p.m. Mondays-Saturdays, 10 a.m.-6 p.m. Sundays, contact for cost. Get the family together and grab a picture with Santa Claus. No personal cameras permitted. (alamoanacenter.com)

Photos with Santa
Kahala Mall, 4211 Waialae Ave., 9 a.m.-9 p.m. Dec. 14-23 and 8 a.m.-6 p.m. Dec. 24, contact for cost. Take a photo with Kahala Mall’s Santa. (kahalamallcenter.com)

Holiday Concert Series
Kahala Mall, 4211 Waialae Ave., Dec. 12-19 and 21-24, contact for times, free. More than 60 schools, piano and dance studios, hula halau, choirs, community groups, Kahala Mall carolers and top artists will give special festive performances. (kahalamallcenter.com)

Josh Tatofi’s Christmas Tribute to Luther Vandross
Blue Note Hawaii, 6:30 and 9 p.m., $25-$45. Enjoy the R&B slow jams of Josh Tatofi. (bluenotehawaii.com)

The Combo Program
Musicians Association of Hawaii, Studio 909, 7 p.m., free. Hawaii Youth Symphony will deliver a performance of drums, guitars and jazz instruments played by intermediate to advanced music students. (hiyouthsymphony.org/TheCombo)

‘Will Play For Food’ Drive
SALT at Our Kakaako, The Barn, 691 Auahi St., 6-8 p.m., free. Streetlight Cadence hosts a food drive, performance and viewing party for their final episode of “Will Play For Food” filmed in Waikiki. Guests are encouraged to bring a nonperishable food item to donate. (bandsintown.com/e/100559199?app_id=WIX&came_from=267&utm_medium=api&utm_source=public_api&utm_campaign=event)

Twelve DJs of Christmas
Alohilani Resort, O Bar, Dec. 19-30, 9 p.m.-midnight, contact for cost. Enjoy a lineup of featured DJs and special holiday cocktails. (alohilaniresort.com)

Bountiful Season
Honolulu Country Club, Lobby Gallery, 1690 Ala Puumalu St., daily through Feb. 9, 8 a.m.-4:40 p.m., free. Peruse a multimedia 2D festive holiday season art show featuring local artwork in oils, acrylics, watercolor, mixed media and photography. (286-5675, onoaloha@hawaii.rr.com)

Hawaii State Art Museum, 250 S. Hotel St., gallery hours through January, free. See an exhibition that focuses solely on artistic depictions of men. (586-9959)

Paintings by Kealohilani ‘Sam’ Ahai
Gallery on the Pali, 2500 Pali Hwy., Dec. 2-Jan. 10, gallery hours, free. View the artistic works of retired canoe coach Sam Ahai. (uuhonolulu.org/gallery)

Peggy Chun
Louis Pohl Gallery, 11 a.m.-5 p.m. Tuesdays-Fridays, 11 a.m.-4 p.m. Saturdays through Dec. 31, contact for cost. Peruse the works of artist Peggy Chun. (louispohlgallery.com)