October 8

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Monday October 8
Adult Art: Drawing & Painting
Kroc Center Hawaii, Mondays, Sept. 10 to Dec. 10, 6-9 p.m., $240. Experiment with charcoal, ink, watercolor and/or acrylic while learning to use line, tone, perspective and color. Each session will focus on one type of subject matter, such as still life, landscape, or the clothed human figure. (kroccenterhawaii.org)
Adult Learn-to-Swim Classes
Kroc Center Hawaii, various times, Sept. 10 to Oct. 31, $125. Two classes to choose from: Fundamental Aquatic Skills or Stroke Development. (kroccenterhawaii.org)
Ballroom Classes
Kapolei Elementary cafeteria, Oct. 8 and 15, 7 p.m. registration and class, call for cost. HBDA’s Kapolei Chapter, cha cha, fox trot and bachata. (781-2076)
Ballroom Dance Class Registration
Kapolei Elementary cafeteria, Oct. 8 and 15, classes begin Oct. 1 and meet for eight Monday nights, call for more information. Cha Cha, Foxtrot and Bachata. (781-2076)
Ballroom Dancing
Kroc Center Hawaii, Mondays, Sept. 17 to Nov. 12, 6:45-7:45 p.m., $96, $15/session. Ballroom dancing is an art form in which one can express themselves in new and unique ways. (kroccenterhawaii.org)
Coast Guard Auxillary Boating Class
Key Projects Center, Kaneohe, Mondays and Thursdays, Oct. 1 to Nov. 12, 6:30-8:30 p.m., $45. The course covers subjects such as handling your boat, Navigation, equipment and safety. (391-9125, kid-coral@hawaii.rr.com)
Register For Ballroom Classes
Manoa Japanese Language School, 6:45 p.m., visit website for more information. Learn to dance the cha cha, foxtrot and bachata at the Hawaii Ballroom Dance Association’s Manoa Chapter. Monday night classes start at 7 p.m. starting Oct. 1. (hbda-hawaii.org/manoa)
Stork Class
Kaiser Permanente –– Moanalua Medical Center, Mondays until Oct. 29, 6-8 p.m., call for cost and to register. (432-2260)
Register For Ballroom Dance Classes
Waimalu Elementary School, register 7 p.m. Call for cost and more details. Learn to dance the merengue, tango, and the salsa at the Hawaii Ballroom Dance Association’s Pearlridge Chapter. (836-4579)
Stork Class
Kaiser Permanente –– Waipio Clinic , 6-8 p.m., free. Call to register. (432-2260)
Parent Project Hawaii
Kroc Center Hawaii, Tuesdays, Sept. 4 to Nov. 6, 6:30-8 p.m., $25/workbook. Learn concrete, no-nonsense solutions in a straight forward, step-by-step intervention action plan. (kroccenterhawaii.org)
Youth Art: Cartooning
Kroc Center Hawaii, Tuesdays, Sept. 11 to Nov. 20, 3:30-5:30 p.m., $175. In this exciting, fun class for children who enjoy cartoon art, students learn how to develop their own original characters through lessons in facial expression, action poses, costumes and storytelling. (kroccenterhawaii.org)
Adam Crowe Live
Hard Rock Cafe, 280 Beach Walk, Honolulu, 5-7 p.m., free. Acoustic Blues/ Rock and traditional delta blues. (955-7383)
2012 Pacific Global Health Conference
Ala Moana Hotel, Oct. 8-10, visit website for more information. Over 500 leading health professionals are expected to attend the 5th Pacific Global Health Conference, Transforming Public Health in the Pacific. (hawaiipublichealth.org/PGHC)
MOA Healthy Mondays
Pearlridge Center Uptown, Oct. 8 and 22, 8:30-10:30 a.m., free. Experience purifying and flower therapies, as well as the Japanese Bontemae tea ceremony. (pearlridgeonline.com)
Nonviolent Communication Workshop
The First Unitarian Church of Honolulu, 2500 Pali Hwy., Honolulu, Tuesdays until Dec. 4, 7-9 p.m., $120. The 12 workshops will focus on compassionate communication and deep listening. (595-4047)
The Best Kept Secret In Kaneohe Bay
Coconut Island, Tuesdays until Oct. 30, 9 a.m. to noo, $100. This program will introduce you to the exciting research and rich history of Moku o Lo‘e, Coconut Island, and the Hawai‘i Institute of Marine Biology based there. Call to register. (235-7433, cwiener@hawaii.edu)
Confessions Of A Low Class Vegan
Ala Wai Golf Course Clubhouse, 7 p.m., free. A presentation by Karl Seff, Ph.D. (vsh.org)
Info Session
Leeward Community College, Room GT-105, 5:30-7 p.m., free. Get a jump-start on a career in education without leaving our island home. Call ot email to RSVP. (455-0467, pmdc@hawaii.edu)
Preschool Storytime
Mililani Public Library, Tuesdays, Sept. 11 to Oct. 16, 10:30 a.m., free. Keiki ages 2 to 5, accompanied by a parent or caregiver, are invited to listen to stories, learn finger plays, and sing songs. (627-7470)