What’s Up in Windward Oahu
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Wednesday July 2
Science lesson Kahuku Library presents “Space Adventures — Defying Gravity” at 10 a.m. during Space Science Week. Call 293-8935.
Keiki film hui Koolau 10 Theatres hosts a Keiki Film Hui at 10 a.m. each Wednesday through July 31, with movie admission $1 for children who can view a series of family films. Call 239-0919.
Kaneohe book sale During July the Friends of the Kaneohe Library sells all used books and media at half-off prices in the library basement. Weekly hours are 10 a.m.-3 p.m. and 6-7:45 p.m. Wednesday; 1-3 p.m. Friday; 1-3 p.m. Tuesday and 1-4 p.m. Sunday. Call 247-4819.
Miracles Windward Unity Church leads “A Course in Miracles” from 11 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. with Alan Lemieux and Gloria Correa at 46-005 Kawa St. #303. Call 262-6731.
Kailua board meets Kailua Neighborhood Board meets at 7 p.m. at Kailua District Park. Call 768-3710.
Brain Gym Deadline is today to sign up for “Brain Gym and Tai Chi for Eye Health,” set for 9:45 a.m. July 9 in Hale Kuhina 115 at Windward Community College. Fee is $12. Call 235-7433.
Thursday July 3
Stenberg exhibit Ho’omaluhia Botanical Garden gallery presents an exhibit by Kailua artist Warren Stenberg, “The Works, 25 Years in the Art Zone,” from today through July 31, with a reception from 3 to 5 p.m. July 12. Hours are 9 a.m. to 4 p.m daily. Call 262-8306.
Friday July 4
Kailua parade Kailua’s 68th annual July 4 parade is from 10 a.m. to noon, marching the length of Kainalu Drive from Papalu Street to Kailua Intermediate School. Call Kailua Chamber of Commerce at 261-7997.
Turtle Bay fireworks Turtle Bay Resort plans a free fireworks show for the public at 8:30 p.m., plus various activities, games, food and a paddle race as well as paid gigs on the property. Call 293-6000.
Saturday July 5
Classic cars East End Hot Rods of Hawaii stages a classic car cruise night from 5 to 9 p.m. at Aikahi Park Shopping Center. Call 735-8822.
Tahitian marathon Polynesian Cultural Center conducts a final Tahitian dance class marathon at 7:30 a.m. in its Tahiti Village. Fee is $10. Call 293-3333.
Kaneohe bon dance Kaneohe Higashi Hongwanji has its annual bon dance at 6:30 p.m. at 45-520 Keaahala Road. Food booths open at 5:30, with service at 6. Call 247-2661.
Dance concerts Pulse Productions and 24-VII Danceforce present “4 Love … Live 4” at 4 and 7:30 p.m. today and Sunday at Paliku Theatre, featuring a live band plus new and veteran performers and choreography. Tickets cost $35, $30 and $20 at 247dance.org.
Kawainui help State wildlife biologist James Cogswell leads volunteers in a work day at Kawainui Restoration Ponds from 9 a.m. to noon today (and the first Saturday of each month). Bring gloves and come prepared for mud and sunshine. The ponds are behind Castle hospital at the bottom of Ulukahiki Street. Call 266-0911.
Blood drives Hawaii Blood Bank has donor drives from 8 a.m. to 2:45 p.m. today at Dr. K.B. Chun & Sons, 444 Uluniu St., and from 3 to 7 p.m. July 10 at Kailua Town Center (farmers market). Call 848-4770.
Sunday July 6
Connie sings Pohai Nani hosts a free public show by singer Connie Kissinger at 7 p.m. in the auditorium. Call 234-6639.
Dolphin talks Hanauma Nature Preserve presents a free lecture on “Bottlenose Dolphins, Deep Thinkers” at 3 p.m. in its theater with Elia Herman. Other lectures on dolphins are set for July 13, 20 and 27. Parking costs $1. Call 397-5840.
Monday July 7
Jesus teachings Windward Unity Church presents a class in “Jesus’ Teachings” at 6:30 p.m. at 46-005 Kawa St. #303. Call 262-6731.
Matinee Mondays Kahuku Library screens Over the Hedge at 1 p.m. for free. Call 293-8935.
Tuesday July 8 Infant safety Castle Medical Center has a class on “Infant Safety” from 5:30 to 8:30 p.m. Fee is $15 per person. Call 263-5400 in advance.
Movie express Windward Mall’s Regal Theatres offers a Kids Summer Movie Express now through July 30 with 10 a.m. shows each Tuesday and Wednesday for $1. A portion of proceeds go to Will Rogers Institute. Call 235-1143 or see film schedule at windwardmall.com.
Health Kahuku Library hosts a program at 6 p.m. on the science of healthy and responsible living. Call 293-8935.
Ohana food Ohana Food Produce Distribution has free food for qualified individuals and families from 3 to 4:30 p.m. at KEY Project. Call 239-5777.
Concert Pohai Nani sponsors a free concert by the Grumpy Old Men at 7 p.m. in the auditorium. Fans can expect old and new tunes on a variety of instruments. Call 234-6639.
Hazards awareness Waimanalo’s Hawaii Hazards Awareness and Resilience Program will meet at 6:30 p.m. July 9 at the National Guard dining hall at Bellows to discuss “Alert and Warning” (259-7222).