What’s Up in Windward Oahu

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Wednesday June 4

Clutter class Marilyn Nagel’s “Clutter Free for Life” series of classes begins at 6:30 p.m. at WCC. Fee is $30 plus $11 for the book. Call 235-7433.

Thursday June 5

Ronald Ronald McDonald brings an interactive show to all four area libraries for their Children’s Summer Reading programs: 10:30 a.m. today at Kaneohe (233-5676), 10 a.m. June 12 at Kahuku (293-8935), 1 p.m. June 16 at Kailua (266-9911) and 10:30 a.m. June 26 at Waimanalo (259-2610).

Kailua board meets Kailua Neighborhood Board meets at 7 p.m. at Kailua District Park. Call 768-3710.

Readers Theatre Pohai Nani auditorium hosts the free Readers Theater production, Lanford Wilson’s Talley’s Folly, at 7 p.m. today and 2 p.m. Sunday. Call 254-4885.

Friday June 6

Kailua football Kailua Mustangs Football and Cheer Association registers players ages 5-15 from 6 to 8 p.m. at Kailua District Park. Bring proof of birth and health insurance. Call 221-2269 or email kailuamustangboard2014@g mail.com.

Saturday June 7

Ocean fest The third annual North Shore Ocean Fest is open from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. at Turtle Bay Resort, offering free ocean education and events for the public: exhibits, food, crafts, speakers, entertainment, water activities, demonstrations, Voice of the Sea films, a silent auction and more. Call Dotty at 255-6944.

Junior bowlers Pali Lanes’ Junior Youth Bowling accepts registration for its summer program starting today. Bowlers will meet at 9 a.m. each Saturday at Pali Lanes. Call Art Machado at 261-0828.

Benefit sale Kailua-Waimanalo AYSO U12 boys select team plans a garage sale (including plate lunches and baked goods) from 7 a.m. to 2 p.m. today and Sunday at 103 S. Kalaheo Ave. Proceeds help pay for a trip to the AYSO National Games in July in California. Call 497-4501 or email rikehara_quebral@hotmail.com.

Habilitat luau Habilitat hosts its annual benefit luau, auction and concert from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. at King Intermediate School, with a Hawaiian feast, local entertainment, hula, keiki activities and plenty of auction items. Proceeds support the Kaneohe-based adult substance abuse treatment center. Tickets cost $35 and $15, with a family rate of $85 (for three adults, or two adults and two children). Call 235-3691.

Classic cars East End Hot Rod Club has a classic car show from 5 to 9 p.m. at Aikahi Park Shopping Center. Call 735-8822.

Kawainui help State wildlife biologist James Cogswell leads volunteers in a work day at the Kawainui Restoration Ponds from 9 a.m. to noon. Bring gloves and be prepared for mud and sunshine. The ponds are behind Castle hospital. Call 266-0911.

Kahana hike Hawaiian Trail & Mountain Club leads a 4.5-mile intermediate hike into Kahana Valley at 8 a.m. in observance of National Trails Day, including a potluck picnic. Visit htmclub.org.

Sunday June 8

Ocean clinics Na Kama Kai has free Ocean Safety and Conservation Awareness Clinics at 9, 10 and 11 a.m. and 1 and 2 p.m. today at Waimanalo Beach Park for children ages 2 to 18. Call 864-9164.

Hula in Kailua Halau Hula ‘O Kawaiho’omalu with kumu hula Ku Souza performs at 3 p.m. at the Kailua parking garage. Call 263-7073.

MondayJune 9

Hardware science “Experience Hardware Science,” a free lesson for keiki using simple tools to learn about STEM, is set for 10:30 a.m. today at Kaneohe Library (233-5676), 10 a.m. June 18 at Kahuku Library (293-8935) and 6:30 p.m. June 24 at Kailua Library (266-9911).

Vegan dine out Castle Medical Center hosts “Dine Out with Michael Greger, M.D.” at 5 p.m. in The Bistro, featuring a vegan buffet, followed by Greger’s free lecture at 7 p.m. in the Wellness Center on “Combating Common Diseases with Plants.” RSVP for the dinner only ($10) to 944-8344.

Culinary courses KEY Project’s Kipuka Cafe conducts daytime weekday courses starting today in “Introduction to Fundamental Kitchen Skills” and “Introduction to Fundamental Baking Skills” for ages 18 and up. Enrollment is limited. Call 239-5777.

Matinee Mondays Kahuku Library screens a free matinee at 1 p.m. each Monday, starting with Inspector Gadget today, Honey, I Shrunk the Kids June 16, Mighty Joe Young June 23, Wall-E June 30 and Over the Hedge July 7. Call 293-8935.

Waimanalo board meets Waimanalo Neighborhood Board meets at 7:30 p.m. at the National Guard auditorium at Bellows. Call 768-3710.

Tuesday June 10

Kailua Seniors Peter Reyes of Catholic Charities discusses its mission with Kailua Senior Citizen Club and guests at 9:30 a.m. at Kailua District Park. The club meets at 9:30 a.m. Tuesdays for activities and fellowship for ages 55 and older. Yearly fee is $15. Call 266-7652.

Samoan music Pohai Nani auditorium hosts a free public concert by the Samoan Gospel Heralds at 7 p.m. Call 436-4578.

Frankenstein Kahuku Library screens the free film Frankenstein at 5:30 p.m. during Mechanical Science Week, followed by a program on “Franken-science: Superstition vs. Science” at 10 a.m. June 13 for ages 5 and older. To register, call 293-8935.


Real estate Coldwell Banker Pacific Properties will conduct a free seminar on new agent training and real estate careers at 6 p.m. June 11 at its Kailua office, 970 N. Kalaheo Ave. #C-215. RSVP to 748-3410.

Fishpond benefit Hula Grill Waikiki (next to Duke’s) will host a benefit gala for Heeia Fishpond (Paepae o He’eia) from 12:30 to 3:30 p.m. June 11, featuring seven food stations, a no-host bar, live raffles and music by Kupaoa. Tickets cost $40. Register at paapohaku.eventbrite.com.