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What’s Up in Windward Oahu

May 30

Waimanalo outreach
OHA hosts a community program from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. at the Waimanalo Homestead Association hale, Ka Ho’oilina, 41-253 Ilauhole St. Call 594-0232.

May 31

Capitol art
Artwork by students from Kaneohe Elementary and St. Mark Lutheran schools is on view through today at the State Capitol, Senate East Wing Chamber level, courtesy of Sen. Jill Tokuda. Call 587-7215.

Bubble show
Kaneohe Library hosts “The Amazing Bubble Show” at its 10:15 a.m. preschool story time session. Call 233-5676.

June 1

Spring concerts
Windward Choral Society performs two free concerts for the public: 7 tonight at the Kaneohe Marine base chapel and 5 p.m. Sunday at First Presbyterian Church at Koolau. Theme is “Cruising Down the River,” and donations are welcome. Call 532-1111.

Haiku music
Kainalu performs from 8:30 to 11 p.m. at Haleiwa Joe’s Haiku. Next up is Pena Boy June 8. Call 247-6671.

June 2

Blood drives
Hawaii Blood Bank has donor drives from 6:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. by the Kaneohe Bay Shopping Center Safeway, and 6:30 a.m. to 2:30 p.m. Sunday at Kailua Town Center. Call 848-4711.

Education summit
Windward DOE hosts the Castle Complex Education Summit VI from 8:45 a.m. to noon in the Heeia Elementary cafeteria with discussion on strengthening schools and student achievement, plus prizes and refreshments. Call 256-6182.

Habilitat luau
The annual Habilitat benefit luau runs from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. at King Intermediate School with top entertainment and Hawaiian food for a good cause. Tickets cost $35, $15 and $85 (group rate). Call 235-3691.

Maunawili tour
‘Ahahui Malama i ka Lokahi and Kailua Hawaiian Civic Club sponsor a guided tour of archaeological and historic sites in Maunawili Valley from 8:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. with guides Paul Brennan and Chuck Burrows. Donation is $10. For reservations, call 263-8008.

Windward Community College has a Writing Retreat from 9:30 a.m. to 2 p.m. in Hale Akoakoa 107-109, led by Lillian Cunningham. Fee is $8 in advance, $10 for walk-ins. Call 235-7433.

Cruise night
Aikahi Park Shopping Center hosts its monthly Cruise Night with a large hot rod and classic car display from 5 to 9 p.m. Call 735-8822 or visit shopaikahi.com.

Pop Warner signups
Kailua Mustangs Pop Warner League conducts open registration for all football and cheer participants from noon to 2 p.m. at Kailua District Park pavilion. Call 542-5704.

June 3

The Star Wars Stormtroopers invade Kaneohe Library from 2 to 3 p.m. today. Call 233-5676.

June 4

Tai chi
WCC offers “Tai Chi Yang Style” at 6:30 p.m. today and each Monday and Wednesday through June 27 (except June 11) in Hale Kuhina 115. Fee is $25 plus $15 lab fee. Call 235-7433.

Waimanalo board meets
Waimanalo Neighborhood Board meets at 7:30 p.m. at Waimanalo Library. Call 768-3710.

SAT Prep
Raymond Karelitz conducts SAT Prep classes from 12:30 to 2:30 p.m. today through June 8 at Castle High School for all high school students. Fee is $140, which includes three textbooks and all materials. Call 261-6666 or go to test-prephi.com.

June 5

Kailua basketball
Kailua Community Basketball League has signups from 1:30 to 3:30 p.m. at Enchanted Lake Park pavilion for girls and boys born between 1995 and 2005. Bring birth certificate and health insurance card. Call Gary at 216-8103, Mike at 352-1364 or Carl at 221-0553.

Essential oils
Kahuku Library sponsors a free talk by Melissa Taeu on “Essential Oils Part II” at 6:30 p.m. for ages 12 and older. Call 293-8935.

Ohana food
The Ohana Food Produce Distribution has free food for qualified people from 3 to 4:30 p.m. at KEY Project. Call 239-5777.

Waikane munitions report
The World War II Waikane Training Area site final report is available for review at Kaneohe Library and at KEY Project, with comments due by today. Contact Maj. Sally Hannan at 438-0470 or email her at sally.hannan@usace.army.mil.


Neck tension
WCC will offer “Relaxing Neck Muscle Tension” at 9:45 a.m. June 6 in Hale Kuhina 115. Fee is $9. Call 235-7433.

Healthy eating
Eileen Towata will lead a Castle Wellness Center class, “Eat Well to Age Well,” at 11:30 a.m. June 7. Fee is $20, $15 or $10, and reservations are required two days ahead. Call 263-5400.

Solar system
Bishop Museum staff will present “Destination Solar System” in a free talk at 11 a.m. June 7 at Kahuku Library. Call 293-8935.

Book time
Kaneohe Library will host “Book Time with Ronald McDonald” at 10:15 a.m. June 7. Call 233-5676.

WCC will have a free termite seminar with expert Julian Yates at 6:30 p.m. June 7 in Hale Akoakoa 103-105. Call 235-7433.

Football signups
Hawaii State Jr. Prep Sports Association is registering football players in grades 4-6 for the fall season, with teams in Laie, Kaneohe and Waimanalo. Go to hawaiistatejrprep.com or call 692-3589.

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