May 21

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Wednesday May 21
Apple iPhone: Getting Started
Verizon Wireless, Pearlridge Center, May 21 and 28, 9-10 a.m., free. Learn about the features of the iPhone. Advanced registration is required. (

Basic Computer Class For Senior Citizens
Carole Kai Charities, Inc. (418 Kuwili St. room 102), contact for time, free. Senior citizens are invited to sign up for a two-hour computer class to learn basic computer concepts that include e-mail, use of the interview, composing documents and more. Advanced registration is required. (291-6151)

Faberge Meets Swarovski
Contact for location in Kaimuki, Sundays (except for holidays that fall on a Sunday), 9 a.m.-4 p.m., contact for cost. LEarn the art of Faberge egg decorating. Transform a real egg into a keepsake. Learn to apply Swarovski crystals to anything your heart desires. (728-9477)

Sumi-e for Beginners
Honolulu Myohoji Mission, Wednesdays through May 28 at 3 p.m. and Saturdays through May 31 at 5 p.m., $35/session. Learn the concepts and techniques of Japanese brush painting using simple color and limited details on rice paper. Must bring supplies. (382-0236)

Yoga Pilates
Kaiser Permanente, Moanlua Medical Center, Wednesdays through Aug. 13 (no class June 11), 5:30-6:30 p.m., $75/member, $104.50/non-member. A combination of yoga and Pilates for a full body workout. Advanced registration is required. (432-2260)

Kaiser Permanente, Honolulu Medical Office, Mondays and Wednesdays through June 23 (no class May 26 and June 11), 5:30-6:30 p.m., $5/member, $6.50/non-member. A fusion of Latin and international dance themes. Advanced registration is required. (432-2260)

Arthritis and You
Nuuanu YMCA, 9-10 a.m., free. Kaiser Permanente Hawaii presents its Senior Summit Seminar titled “Arthritis and You.” Join a Kaiser Permanente Rheumatologist as he explains what arthritis is, its symptoms, how it can affect you, the most common types of arthritis and available treatment options. Advanced registration is required. (541-5256)

Cancer Support Group
Kaiser Permanente, Honolulu Medical Office, May 21 and June 18, 5:30-7 p.m., free. Meet with others who had similar experiences living with cancer. Share challenges, talk about your concerns and learn how others have dealt with the same problems. (432-8538)

Happy At Work
The Pineapple Room by Alan Wong, deadline to register is May 21, event takes place May 27, 8-10 a.m., $25-$35. Chamber of Commerce Hawaii hosts Happy At Work: Effect of Motivated Employees on Profitability, with Alice Inoue, founder and chief happiness officer at Happiness U, and Dr. Chad Sato, chiropractor, life facilitator, author and founder of Aloha Chiropractic. (

Informational Meeting to Learn Abroad
Round Table Pizza, Enchanted Lake Shopping Center, 6 p.m., contact for cost. An informational meeting for parents and families to enroll adolescents and young adults in an educational tour of London, Paris, Florence and Rom in June 2015. Advanced registration is required. (375-1806,

Special Ocean Tour Packages
Contact for location, time and cost. During May, Atlantis Adventures offers exclusive ocean tour packages with savings up to 83 percent as a mahalo for the service by active-duty Armed Forces members and their families. (

Honolulu Museum, Doris Duke Theatre, 7:30 p.m., contact for cost. (, 532-8700)

Lobby Bar, Libations Extraordinaire
Hilton Waikiki Beach Hotel, May 21-26, 6-9 p.m., contact for cost. Featuring music by artists including Sunway, JP SmokeTrain, Soul Tree Music Factory, Pushoverse and Johnny Helm. Advanced registration is required. (922-0811,

Mango Season Duo
Lulu’s Surf Club, 6-9 p.m., free. Mango Season performs its sun-kissed island soul jazz. (

Mike Barques
Nico’s Pier 38, May 21 and 28, 5:30-8:30 p.m. (384-7223)

MAMo Wearable Arts Show
Hawaii Theatre, doors open at 5 p.m., show starts at 7 p.m., $30-$60. Native Hawaiian designers Harinani Orme, Lauwae, Maile Andrade, Manuhealii, Marquez Marzan, Puamana Crabbe, Wahine Toa, Keone Nunes and others debut their original designs and creations. A silent auction takes place before the show, and a trunk show follows the Wearable Art Show. (, 528-0506)

Aloha My Name Is…
The ARTS at Mark’s Garage, until May 31, Tuesday to Saturday 6-8 p.m., free. This Maoli Arts Month Show offers an “insider” perspective to art making through an “outsider” approach. (

Ginny Walden Spring Show
41-829 Kakaina St., A-4, Waimanalo, through May 21, Monday-Saturday, 10 a.m.-5 p.m., free. View portraits of locals captured at farmers’ markets and bus stops along with drawings, paintings and sculptures. (389-0579,

The Great East Japan Earthquake
University of Hawaii at Manoa, Haigo and Irene Shen Architecture Gallery, through June 27, Mon.-Fri., 10 a.m.-5 p.m., free. The exhibition was assembled by the Japan Foundation with the intention to showcase the diversity of approaches to post disaster architecture that was implemented by architects in the March 11 disaster zones of Japan. An opening reception takes place April 23 from 7 to 9 p.m. (303-217-0851)