September 25

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Wednesday September 25
Apple iPhone 5 Workshop
Kahala Mall Verizon Wireless Store, 9-10 a.m., free. Learn about the features of the iPhone 5 including maps, Siri, Facebook integration and more. Register online. (

American Red Cross, 4155 Diamond Head Rd., 8:30 a.m.-3 p.m., $110.This CPR/AED course is for professional rescuers and health care providers. Receive American Red Cross certification valid for two years upon completion. (, 1-800-733-2767)

Healthy Pregnancy Class
Ohana Room at Castle Medical Center, Kailua, 6-7 p.m., free. Learn valuable and important information such as prenatal nutrition and exercises that will help keep you health and at low risk during pregnancy.

Pathways to Profits
Manoa Innovation Center, 9:30 a.m. registration, 10 a.m.-noon, $25. Pathways to Profits classes are intermediate level courses for business owners and senior managers who need practical knowledge that goes beyond the basics. The third class in the series is “The New Science of Professional Selling.” (

Sumi-e for Beginners
Honolulu Myohoji Mission (2003 Nuuanu Ave.), Wednesdays through Sept. 25, 1-3 p.m., $35/session. Learn the concepts of techniques of Japanese brush painting using simple color and limited details on rice paper. Participants must bring supplies. (382-0236)

Tai Chi Yang (style)
Windward Community College, Hale Kuhina, Sept. 4-30, Mondays and Wednesdays, beginners class takes place 6:30-7:30 p.m., advanced class takes place 7:30-8:30 p.m., $25 plus $15 lab fee payable to instructor. An excellent prescription for stress relief and is noted for increasing the mind’s ability to focus. (235-7433)

The Wedding Cafe Workshops
The Ward Warehouse Conference Room above The Wedding Cafe, Wednesdays through Oct. 2, 6:30 p.m., most workshops free. Topics include wedding venues, photography and decor, and more. Visit website for full schedule and to RSVP. (

Hawaiian Electric Toastmasters Open House
King Street Auditorium second floor, noon-1 p.m., free. The Hawaiian Electric Toastmasters hold a fall open house. Learn about Toastmasters with guest speaker Primo Castro. CPK pizza and refreshments provided. (

Nicotine Anonymous Meeting
Kapiolani Park on the picnic table between the tennis courts and royal bandstand, Thursdays, 10 a.m., free. The program is intended to keep those wanting, “smober.” Call for any changes due to weather. (954-9530)

North Shore Community Meeting
Kahuku Intermediate and High School, 6:30-8 p.m., free. State Rep. Richard Fale hosts a community meeting on the topic of “drainage and facilities” with invited guest, State Dept. of Education. (586-6380,

Pu‘uloa Outrigger Canoe Club Registration
Safeway Ewa Beach, Sept. 23-27, 4-7:30 p.m., contact for cost. Pu‘uloa Outrigger Canoe Club holds registration sessions for its 2013 Na Opio season for those ages 10-18 and in school. Receive a Pu‘uloa Outrigger visor with paid registration. First time paddlers must bring a copy of a birth certificate. (

The Legacies of Queen Lili‘uokalani
Mililani Public Library, 6 p.m., free, ages 12 and older. Learn about the enduring legacies of Queen Lili‘uokalani at “He Lei, He Aloha: This is a Lei of Love, The Legacies of Queen Lili‘uokalani.” Contact the library ASAP if special accommodations are needed. (627-7470)

Windward HAIS Private School Admission Fair
Ko‘olau Golf Club, 5:30-8 p.m., 6-7 p.m. breakout session, free. An opportunity for prospective parents and students to meet with pre-school through high school admissions representatives and learn about a wide variety of choices among Hawaii’s independent schools. (, 973-1540)

YWCA Oahu Benefit Clothing Sale
Laniakea YWCA lobby, Sept. 25-26, 10 a.m.-2 p.m., free. The sale features bargains on new and used women’s clothing and accessories. Your shopping helps support economically disadvantaged women re-entering the work force. (538-7061)

Children’s Storytime
Kaimuki Public Library, Sundays through Dec. 15, 10:30-11 a.m., free. Children in preschool and older, accompanied by a parent or caregiver, are invited to listen to stories, participate in finger plays and rhymes, and make-and-take home a small craft to help them remember the day’s story. Contact the library ASAP if special accommodations are needed. (733-8422)

Movie Night @ The Library: Toy Story
Kaneohe Public Library, 6 p.m., free. Kaneohe Public Library offers a screening of “Toy Story,” rated G. Children must be accompanied by a parent or caregiver. Free popcorn and refreshments provided. Contact the library ASAP if special accommodations are needed. (233-5676)

Indian Fusion Music Concert
Hawaii State Library, noon, free, suitable for ages 5 and older. Pandit Shubhendra Rao and Saskia Rao-de Haas, a husband-and-wife ensemble, present and exciting combination of Indian sitar and European cello, accompanied by traditional tabla drummer Harshad Kanetkar. Contact the library ASAP if special accommodations are needed. (586-3500)

Simple Souls
Park Restaurant, 8:30-11:30 p.m., free. Simple Souls performs. (791-5161)

Mark Feijao Milligan II
Kaimuki Pop-up Culture Gallery at the Black Cat Salon, until Oct. 12, contact for days and times, free. Featuring paintings and drawings by Mark Feijao Milligan II. (267-1385)