September 14

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Saturday September 14
Acting For Kids
Kathy Muller Talent & Modeling Agency, 619 Kapahulu Ave., Sept. 14-Oct. 25, 9-11 a.m., contact for cost. Kids learn more modeling and acting for TV and film through facial expressions, body movement, photo posing and script reading. (733-5806)

Babysitter’s Training
American Red Cross, 4155 Diamond Head Rd., 8:30 a.m.-4:30 p.m., $85. Designed to teach youth ages 11 and older about the responsibilities of a babysitter. Learn accident prevention, diapering, feeding and emergency first aid, as well as how to choose age appropriate games and toys. Receive American Red Cross certification upon completion. (, 1-800-733-2767)

Downsizing and Decluttering
Simply Organized Kahala Mall, 9-10 a.m., free. Declutter Solutions: Age in Place or Move teaches ways to downsize and de-clutter your home. Cynthia Arnold of Senior Move Managers and Declutter Hawaii leads the workshop. (739-7007)

Downsizing and Decluttering
Simply Organized Kahala Mall, 9-10 a.m., free. Learn ways to de-clutter your home and improve your home’s perceived value with tips to S.O.R.T. your things into just four piles, and questions to ask yourself during the process. (739-7007)

FreedomRail Mini Workshop
Simply Organized Kahala Mall, 1-1:30 p.m. or 4-4:30 p.m., free. Create the closet of your dreams easily with FreedomRail. (739-7007)

FreedomRail Workshop
Simply Organized Kapolei, 1-2 p.m., free. Create the closet of your dreams easily with FreedomRail. (693-8888)

Joyful Creativity
Windward Unity Church atrium building (46-005 Kawa St. $303), noon-3 p.m., $45 (includes most supplies). Barbara Eberhart teaches “joyful creativity.” Focus on expressing emotions and access your right-brained, intuitive side with color pencils, pastels and charcoals. Participants must bring a spiral-bound sketch pad and a potluck pupu. (366-0441,

Mango Tree 101
Makaha Mangoes (84-370 Makaha Valley Rd.), 9 a.m.-noon, $10/person, $25/families up to three people. Learn about planting and pruning, caring for your tree, harvesting, fertilizing, watering and more. Registration is required. (

Sumi-e for Beginners
Honolulu Myohoji MIssion (2003 Nuunau Ave.), Saturdays through Sept. 21, 3:30-5:30 p.m., $35/session. Learn the concepts and techniques of Japanese brush painting using simple color and limited details on rice paper. Participants must bring supplies. (382-0236)

Teen Self Improvement Classes
Kathy Muller Talent & Modeling Agency, 619 Kapahulu Ave., Sept. 14-Oct. 26, noon-2 p.m. or 3-5 p.m., $contact for cost. A class for pre-teens and teens to learn to build self esteem, model and act. (733-5806)

US Citizenship Classes
FilCom Tech Center, Saturdays through Oct. 12, 10 a.m.-noon, $25. Learn everything you need about the naturalization process and tips to pass the test. Call or email to register. (680-0451,

Water Lilies Workshop
Geobunga, 4299 Lawehana St., 9 a.m. and 2 p.m., free. Learn how easy and inexpensive it is to cultivate lilies. Reservations are highly recommended. (

Katt Williams’ Multi-City Tour
Blaisdell Arena, 7 p.m., contact for cost. Multi-talented actor and comedian Katt Williams performs. (

6th Annual Hawaii ALS Multi-Family Yard Sale
244 Akiohala St., Kailua, 8 a.m.-2 p.m. Featuring new and gently used personal and household items. (256-3932,

7th Annual Recovery Walk and 5k Dry Run
Kapiolani Park near the bandstand, 7:30 a.m. 5k starting time, 9:45 a.m. Zumbathon, 12:15 p.m. picnic lunch, $35/run, $10-$15/Zumbathon. Hina Mauka and Hawaii Substance Abuse Coalition holds its 7th annual Recovery Walk and 5k Dry Run with Zumbathon. Enjoy a family fun-filled fitness day with a walk/run, two-hour Zumbathon and picnic lunch. (236-2600,

Discover Kaka‘ako
Ward Centers, 5-9 p.m., visit website for cost. This month’s theme is “Dance Your Heart Out,” a tribute to the dance lifestyle of fitness and health. The night features shopping deals, food vendors, sample cocktails, entertainment by dance troupes, performers and more. (

Free Coin Show
Laniakea YWCA room 307, 9:30 a.m.-1:30 p.m., free. The Hawaii Stamp and Coin Dealers Association hosts its free coin show. Local dealers on-hand to buy, sell or trade. A limited supply of free numismatic newspapers and magazines available, and door prizes given throughout the day. (531-6252)

Free E-Waste Event
Kaimuki High School, 8 a.m.-3 p.m., free. Accepted materials include computers, monitors, laptops, printers, fax machines, servers and telecom equipment. TVs, alkaline batteries and microwaves not being accepted. (, 488-8870)

Kokokahi Community Fair
45-035 Kaneohe Bay Drive, 9 a.m.-4:30 p.m., visit website for cost. YMCA of Oahua with HMSA and Aloha Kia present the Kokokahi Community Fair. (

Livable Hawaii Kai Hui
Hawaii Kai Drive (look for banners on fence), 8:30-11:30 a.m., contact for cost. Hawea Heiau Complex and Keawawa Wetland hold a community open house and workday. Learn about conservation efforts, spend time working with the land. Workday volunteers help with two practices: pull weeds and hand removal of invasive shrubs along the wetland. Wear closed shoes, sunscreen, a hat and long pants. Bring a refillable water bottle/container. (, 864-8081)

Pearl City Nursing Home Bon Dance
919 Lehua Ave., 5-7:30 p.m., contact for cost. (687-3280)

WCC Autumn Festival Bon Dance
Windward Community College, 4-9 p.m., free. Featuring a variety of attractions and booths. Bon dance lesson available for novices and a variety of activities on campus that include tours to the Medicinal Bioprocessing Garden, art exhibition at Gallery ‘Iolani and self-guided tours of WCC’s library. (235-7402)

A Celebration of LINE!
Hawaii State Art Museum, 11 a.m.-3 p.m. HiSAM galleries open 10 a.m.-4 p.m., free. The Hawaii State Art Museum presents a Second Saturday Celebration of LINE! It’s a basic element of art. Explore the expressive qualities of line through visual art and creative movement. (

A Korean Cinderella
Tenney Theatre, The Cathedral of St. Andrew, opens Aug. 23 at 7:30 p.m., Sept. 21 at 4 p.m. and 7:30 p.m., Sept. 28 at 4:30 p.m., ASL performance Sept. 14 at 4:30 p.m., season tickets/$60-$125, single tickets/$15-$20. The world premiere of a new telling of the Cinderella story mixed with modern K-pop and traditional Korean drumming, dance and costumes. (

Aloha Festivals Keiki Ho‘olaulea
Pearlrdige center-wide, 10 a.m.-3 p.m., free. The theme for this year is “Moana Nui Kea: Celebrating Traditional Hawaiian Ocean Voyaging.” The event features arts and crafts, demonstrations and live musical entertainment by Hawaii’s keiki. (488.0981,

Family Fun Day
Kaiser Permanente – Pearlridge Clinic, 11 a.m.-2 p.m., free. Kaiser Permanente Hawaii hosts a Family Fun Day to celebrate its new Pearlridge Clinic. The day includes music, games, snacks and prize giveaways. Clinic tours also available along with doctors on hand to answer questions. (432-5849)

Monkey King: A Story From China
Children’s Discovery Center, 9 a.m.-1 p.m. Tues.-Fri. and 10 a.m.-3 p.m. Sat.-Sun., $8-$10. The Children’s Discovery hosts a traveling exhibit that allows children and adults to explore the history and culture of China as families discover the astonishing superpowers and humorous mischief of Monkey. (524-KIDS,

Snooze in the Zoo
Honolulu Zoo, Sept. 14 and 28, and Oct. 12 from 5:30 p.m. to 9 a.m., $65-$80, ages 8 and older. The overnight excursion at the zoo includes a buffet dinner and an evening tour of the Zoo as the animals are getting ready for bed or waking up for their day. The morning includes a continental breakfast and tour. Participants are welcome to stay after the conclusion of the program to enjoy a day at the zoo. (, 1-800-979-3370)

SoulTrex One
Visit website for location, 9 a.m.-4:30 pm., visit website for cost. SoulTrex One, Climb Aloha, Hawaiian Ocean Adventures and the Boy Scouts bring a unique outdoor experience at the YWCA Camp Kokokahi Community Fair. Activities include hikes, tree rope climbing, bouldering cave, climbing tower, rope bridge, canoe rides and more. (

What the Witch Doctor Taught Me
Aiea Public Library, 2 p.m., free. Hawaii children’s author Elaine Olelo Masters discusses her new book, “What the Witch Doctor Taught Me.” The book describes Masters’ adventures as a Christian missionary in Northern Thailand and is intended for adults. Contact the library ASAP if special accommodations are needed. (483-7333)

Charlie Chan Mystery Tour
Contact for meeting location, Sept. 14-15, 21-22, 28-29, 3 p.m., $40, recommended for ages 21 and older, reservations are required 48 priors to tour date. The Charlie Chan Mystery Tour takes guests on a journey to the real-life crime scenes of Honolulu Detective Chang Apana. (695-0674,

Hawaii Pops and Jo Dee Messina
Hawaii Convention Center Ballroom, 8 p.m., $35-$750. The Hawaii Pops are joined by Jo Dee Messina. (,

Hawaii Pops Opening Concert
Hawaii Convention Center Ballroom, 8 p.m., $35-$750. Hawaii Pops holds its opening concert of the 2013-2014 season featuring Jo Dee Messina. Guests are invited to enjoy a night of excellent music, food, dancing and the special ambiance of a classic Hollywood nightclub. (

Kuana Torres Kahele Performs
Hawaii Public Radio’s Atherton Studio, 7:30 p.m., $15-$30. Kuana Torres Kahele, recognized as one of the leading Hawaiian composers, performs at HPR’s final concert in as part of its 2013 Atherton Summer Season. (, 955-8821)

Mango Season Trio
Nico’s Pier 38, 11 a.m.-1 p.m., free and The Venue, 5-11 p.m., $10-$15. Mango Season Trio performs. Its later performance is part of RAW: Translations Showcase. (

Tj Mayeshiro
The Venue, 6-8 p.m., $5-$10. Tj Mayeshiro, a young ukulele performer on the rise who most recently performed in the Clive Davis Theatre of the Grammy Museum in LA, plays. (528-1144)

Aloha Festivals Keiki Ho‘olaule‘a
Pearlridge Center Uptown and Downtown, 10 a.m.-3 p.m., free. Pearlridge Center celebrates Aloha Festivals with a variety of activities, demonstrations and continuous stage performances by participating keiki musical groups and hula halau. The 2013 Aloha Festivals Royal Court also makes an appearance. (

Shriners Hospital 90th Birthday Party
Shriners Hospitals for Children, 10 a.m.-2 p.m., free. The community is invited to Shriners Hospital’s 90th birthday celebration. The day includes activities and entertainment featuring educational games and prizes for children led by the hospital staff, anime demonstrations, face painting and more. (941-4466)

St. Francis School Hall of Fame Gala
Pacific Beach Hotel Grand Ballroom, 5 p.m., $150 and up. The St. Francis School Hall of Fame Gala features singer and emcee Al Waterson and Philippines recording artist Angeli Callo. Proceeds benefit tuition assistance at the school. (988-4111 ext. 716,

The Villa, 5-11 p.m., $10-$15, all ages welcome until 10 p.m. RAW Artists Honolulu presents TRANSLATION, the last Raw showcase of 2013. The night features over 25 artists showcasing fashion, film, visual art, accessories, performing art and more. (

2013 Law Film Festival
Honolulu Museum of Art, Sept. 14-20, visit website for times, $8-$15. The 2013 Law Film Festival includes the Hawaii premiere of “Hannah Arendt.” (

‘Ike Loloa: A Long Insightful Journey
Bishop Museum’s J.M. Long Gallery, on display through Oct. 7, 9 a.m.-5 p.m., closed on Tuesdays,$8.95-$19.75. Featuring artwork by Hali‘imaile Andrade, also known as Maile. (

Life Through Time
Bishop Museum, runs until Sept. 15, 9 a.m.-5 p.m., closed on Tuesdays, $8.95-$19.95. “Life Through Time: Dinosaurs and Ice-Age Mammals” includes ten exhibits total and includes a robotic skeleton you can control, crayon rubbing tables and a dinosaur dig. (

Peranakan Chinese Heritage of Southeast Asia
East-West Center Gallery, May 19-Sept. 15, weekdays 8 a.m.-5 p.m., Sundays noon-4 p.m., contact for cost. The Peranakan Chinese are descendants of Chinese traders who settled in Malacca and the coastal areas of Java and Sumatra. This exhibition reflects the unique Peranakan aesthetic and highlights many of the community’s distinctive arts and customs. (944-7177,

Volunteer Orientation
Living Art Marine Center, 1-3 p.m., free. Support Living Art Marine Center’s education department and help as a tour guide, interpret animals at the Discover Zone, assist with exhibit maintenance and help with craft activities. Contact to RSVP. (, 841-8080)