July 30

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Thursday July 30
Free Cultural Mini-Lessons
Waikiki Community Center, Room 201-E, 310 Paoakalani Ave., 12:30-1:30 p.m., free. Learn more about Hawaiian phonics, historical Hawaiian language facts and water sources of Waikiki. Pre-registration required. (628-6375)

Hawaii Sjogren’s and Lupus Lecture Series
The Queen’s Conference Center, 5:30-7 p.m., free. Dr. Kara Yamamoto talks about helping children live with rheumatic disease. RSVP requested. (melaca@alwaysbehealthyandhappy.org)

Hawaiian Cultural Education Presentation
Le Jardin Academy, Wang Auditorium, 917 Kalanianaole Hwy., 6:30-8 p.m., free. Kailua Hawaiian Civic Club and LJA host the third in its series of educational presentations. This month’s topic is the art and history of Kalai Kahili, presented by Kumu Shad Kane. (351-0943)

Indian Home Cooking
CHAI Studio, 5 p.m. summer sip; then to CookSpace Hawaii, 6-8 p.m. demonstration, $65. CHAI Studio owner Amerjit Ghag demonstrates Indian cooking after cocktails. Pre-registration required. (695-2205, cookspacehawaii.com)

Comedy Hospital – Open Mic Comedy
Station Bar, 1726 Kapiolani Blvd., 7:30 p.m. signups, 8-11 p.m. show, free, age 21 and up. Hawaii’s longest-running open mic comedy night. (mraaronpresents.net)

Screen on the Green
Waimea Valley, 7:30 p.m., free but donations welcome. Enjoy a screening of “Lilo & Stitch” on the lawn after the farmer’s market. (638-7766, waimeavalley.net)