October 10

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Saturday October 10
Aloha Yin Yoga Class
Ward Village Courtyard, 1240 Ala Moana Blvd., 9-10:30 a.m., free. Celebrate South Shore living with iconic surfer Gerry Lopez. RSVP required. (bit.ly/glopezyoga)

Beginning Facebook
Windward Community College, Hale Kuhina 114, 45-720 Keaahala Road, 8:30-10 a.m.,$45. New to Facebook? Learn the ins and outs of the largest social network in the world. Pre-registration required. (235-7433, windwardcce.org/social-media)

Container Gardening Workshop
UH Urban Garden Center, 955 Kamehameha Hwy., 9 a.m.-noon, $5. Learn to grow and maintain fruit trees in containers. Other activities include a mini plant sale, UH seeds, garden tour, master gardeners, a Q&A booth and more. Pre-registration required. (453-6050)

Economical Aquaponics Workshop
Halawa Xeriscape Garden, 99-1268 Iwaena St., 10:30 a.m.-noon, $5/general, free/members. Do you enjoy raising fish, growing plants and eating organic products? You can learn how to combine all three activities and save on outdoor water use. Pre-registration required. (748-5320, workshops@hbws.org)

Fall Cooking Recipes with Chef Alyssa
The Green House, 224 Pakohana St., 11:45 a.m.-1:44 p.m., $25. Join vegetarian chef Alyssa Moreau for recipes that help us transition into fall cooking. Pre-registration required. (thegreenhousehawaii.com, 524-8427)

Hata Ra
Register for location in Waialae, 1-2 p.m., $15/donation. Speaker Kalehua averages one meal every five to six days by harnessing energy directly from the sun, which automatically and effortlessly minimizes food intake. Pre-registration required. (kalehua.net/healinghatara.html)

Intermediate Facebook
Windward Community College, Hale Kuhina 114, 45-720 Keaahala Road, 10:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m., $59. Up your engagement and confidence with this hands-on course. Bring any specific questions or issues for discussion. Pre-registration required. (235-7433, windwardcce.org/social-media)

Intro to Cooking Series with Chef Toby
The Green House, 224 Pakohana St., 3-5:30 p.m., $40/series. This hands-on cooking and nutrition workshop for young people age 8-11 introduces keiki to the pleasures of preparing and enjoying food that is fresh, organic and delicious. Students learn basic cooking skills and more. Pre-registration required. (thegreenhousehawaii.com, 524-8427)

Life & Happiness Talk
Happiness U, 560 N. Nimitz Hwy. Suite 117A, 1:30-2:30 p.m., free. Hear from founder Alice Inoue about how it is possible to change your life by changing your focus, and experience firsthand what Happiness U has to offer. Pre-registration required. (yourhappinessu.com)

Mold Your Own Garden Containers
Halawa Xeriscape Garden, 99-1268 Iwaena St., 10:30 a.m.-noon, $10-$15. Create custom made containers that look like stone but are half the weight! This hands-on workshop involves mixing and molding your own hypertufa pot. With an ounce of creativity, participants can fashion artful containers that are practical in the garden and simple to create. Pre-registration required. (748-5320, workshops@hbws.org)

Normal vs. Not-Normal Aging: Understanding the Difference
St. Andrew’s Priory School, Kennedy Bldg., Room K-102, 224 Queen Emma Square, 1-3:30 p.m., $35. Recognize and understand the difference between normal aging and not-normal aging with dementia. Learn new skills to help with your approach, cueing and ability to connect with people with dementia. Pre-registration required. (221-7105, dorothycolby.com)

Plant Walk and Beneficial Herbs Series
The Green House, 224 Pakohana St., 9-11:30 a.m., $20/single class, $40/series. Learn more about edibles and medicinals, their benefits and uses, then do some planting of these magical plants. Pre-registration required. (thegreenhousehawaii.com, 524-8427)

Wilderness and Remote First Aid
American Red Cross Hawaii Chapter, 4155 Diamond Head Road, Oct. 10-11, 8:30 a.m.-5:30 p.m., $110. Learn first aid principles and skills to respond and give emergency care in areas that do not have immediate emergency medical services (EMS); to include wilderness and remote environments and in urban disasters after earthquakes or hurricanes. (1-800-733-2767, redcross.org/take-a-class)

Yamuna Body Rolling
MOA Wellness Center, 600 Queen St. C-2, Oct. 10, 17, 24 and 31, 9:30-10:45 a.m., $15/three or more classes, $18/drop in. Learn an innovative, no-impact approach to body awareness, bone stimulation, muscle release and more. Bring an exercise mat. Pre-registration required. (223-3856)

Cat Sterilization Clinics
Hawaii Public Housing Admin Building, 1002 N. School St., Bldg. J, 9 a.m. pet cat check-in, 9:30 feral cat check-in, $65-$5. Spay or neuter your cat to keep them healthy and reduce the number of unwanted animals who end up in shelters. (hicatfriends.org, 226-4561)

Celebrate Makiki Craft Fair & Bazaar
Christ United Methodist Church, 1639 Keeaumoku St., 8 a.m.-3 p.m., free. Browse local crafts, ono food, flea market finds, family fun and more. (cumchawaii.com)

Diamond Dolls v. South Shore Sirens
USCG Barber’s Point Hideaway Club, 1 Coral Sea Road, 3 p.m. doors, 4 p.m. game starts, $10. The Diamond Dolls take on the South Shore Sirens at home in this Pacific Roller Derby matchup. (facebook.com/pacificrollerderby)

Kailua NiteRun
Kawainui Marsh, 5-9 p.m. family fair, 7 p.m. race begins, $49.50-$25.50. Run through the beautiful Kawainui Marsh at night, with headlamps and neon costume encouraged. Learn more about the marsh, plus enjoy a family fair with music, food and more. Pre-registration required. (niterun.com)

Mass Cat Sterilization Clinics
Hawaii Public Housing Admin Building, 1002 N. School St., Bldg. J, 9 a.m. pet cat check-in, 9:30 feral cat check-in, $65-$5. Spay or neuter your cat to keep them healthy and reduce the number of unwanted animals who end up in shelters. (hicatfriends.org, 226-4561)

Fall Harvest
Waimanalo Country Farms, Saturdays and Sundays in October, 9 a.m.-5 p.m., free. Lots of country fun for the whole family, including games, rides, animals, pumpkin picking, fresh produce and lots of ono food. (306-4379)

Guided Marine Center Tour
Living Art Marine Center, 3239 Ualena St., 10 a.m., $9.95-$7.50. Go on a guided tour of our tropical fish tanks and make your own gyotaku fish print on paper. Pre-registration required. (livingartmarinecenter.com)

Saturday Story Time
Waianae Public Library, 10:30 a.m., free. This week’s theme is “shadows.” (697-7868)

A Peek at Modern Pawa‘a
Meet at Pagoda Floating Restaurant, 1525 Rycroft St., 1 p.m., $20/members, $30/non-members. Docomomo Hawaii Chapter leads an architectural walking tour through Pawa‘a, looking at the development of the area in post-WWII Honolulu. Pre-registration required. (modernpawaa.eventbrite.com)

Duke Kahanamoku Walking Tour
Call for meeting place, Saturdays through Nov. 30, 11 a.m., $40-$30. To celebrate Duke Kahanamoku’s 125th birthday, tour several Waikiki sites related to the Olympic swimmer, including Duke’s Canoe Club, famous Waikiki hotels and the famous Duke statue along Kalakaua Ave. Pre-registration required. (395-0674, filmguy54@hotmail.com)

Jazz Peace Concert
Royal Hawaiian Center, Royal Grove, 2201 Kalakaua Ave., 7:30-8:30 p.m., free. Share in the universal enjoyment of jazz. (922-0588)

Hawaii Theatre, 1130 Bethel St., 7 p.m., $20-$60. Kenny Endo with a star-studded cast from Tokyo, New York and Honolulu, including Tsugaru shamisen (Hiromitsu Agatsuma), vibraphone (Noel Okimoto), bamboo flute (Kaoru Watanabe), drums, bass, saxophone, Hawaiian slack key guitar (Jeff Peterson), Chinese guzheng, taiko and more. (528-0506, hawaiitheatre.com)

The Sweetest Condition CD Release Party + Halloween Pre-Party
Hawaiian Brian’s, 1680 Kapiolani Blvd., 9 p.m.-2 a.m., $5. Celebrate the release of The Sweetest Condition’s newest album and get a head start on Halloween partying at VORTEX at Electron. (nephilimhalls.com)

Hispanic Heritage Festival and Health Fair
Honolulu Hale, 10 a.m.-9 p.m., free. Hawaii’s Hispanic community celebrates Hispanic Heritage Month with the 25th annual Hispanic Heritage Festival and Health Fair, including live entertainment, food booths, crafts, cultural displays, art, contests and more, including special appearances by Miss Latina Hawaii 2015 April-May Smith, salsa dancer Eduardo Aguirre and more. (285-0072, hispaniceventshawaii.com)

Oh Baby! Family Expo
Neal Blaisdell Center Exhibition Hall, Oct. 10-11 from 10 a.m.-5 p.m., $5.50. Hawaii’s premier baby and kids expo features 150 exhibitors offering invaluable information and the latest in new products and services. Plus, check out the Hawaii Toy & Game Expo and the Hawaii Party Expo. (239-7777, ohbabyfamilyexpo.com)

Art Week at Temple Emanu-El Gala
Temple Emanu-El, 6 p.m., $150. Celebrate the work of artists with Jewish roots and/or family with fine wines and delicious food by award-winning chef Peter Foster and entertainment from classical and jazz pianist Grant Carvalho. (shaloha.com, 595-7521)

Kuhio Beach Hula Show
Kuhio Beach Hula Mound, near Duke Kahanamoku statue in Waikiki, 6:30-7:30 p.m., free. Coline Aiu and Halau Hula O Maiki perform. (843-8002)

‘Surf Is Where You Find It’ Book Signing
Ward Village Courtyard, 1240 Ala Moana Blvd., 6:30-9:30 p.m., free. Gerry Lopez signs his book “Surf Is Where You Find It,” plus holds a talk-story session and a screening of “Five Summer Stories.” RSVP required. (bit.ly/glopezbook)

Waialua Writers’ Group
Waialua Public Library, 11 a.m., free. Topic of the month is “A New Religion.” (637-8286)

Wanna Mandala?
Hawaii State Art Museum, 250 S. Hotel St., 11 a.m.-3 p.m., free. Create your own mandala – a circular graphic design that carries, important personal meaning. (586-9958, susan.m.hogan@hawaii.gov)

He‘eia Estuary Restoration
RSVP for more information about meeting place in He‘eia State Park, 8:30 a.m.-noon, free. Help Hui o Ko‘olaupoko restore He‘eia Stream. (huihawaii.org)

Mililani Adopt-A-Block
Call for meeting place in Mililani, 8:15-10:30 a.m., free. Mililani Lions Club hosts an Adopt-A-Block cleanup in Mililani. (352-9718)