Cover art, above, by Kurt Cefra, Grade 7, Kawananakoa
Middle School; illustration for September 2000, top, by
Cherry Ulep, Grade 8, Kalakaua Middle School.
The calendars feature student art work and writing based on the theme "What Aloha Means to Me." Winning works were selected from 2,000 entries submitted from grades K through 8 statewide.
The calendars cost $2 each. Proceeds will benefit the Hawai'i Children's Discovery Center.
The young artists and writers are:
Aikahi Elementary -- Ana Ching, Grade 3
Dole Middle School -- Lilly Van, Grade 6
Hongwanji Mission School -- Michael Hodson, Grade 4
Ho'okena School, Hawaii -- Brittany Toralba, Grade 4
'Iolani School -- Christine Emi Chan, Grade 4; Shunsuke Aonuma, Grade 5
Kalakaua Middle School -- Cherry Ulep, Grade 8
Kalihi Kai School -- Dean Domingo, Grade 5
Kalihi-Uka Elementary -- Tatiana Brub, Grade 1
Kamehameha Schools -- Anderson Kaiama Gong Dun, Grade 8
Kanoelani Elementary -- Courtney Kandler, Grade 4
Kawananakoa Middle School -- Kurt Cefra, Grade 7
Kualapu'u Elementary, Molokai -- Kalani Crowell, Grade 2
Lihikai Elementary, Maui -- DoAnne Casem, Grade 2
Manoa School -- Jamie Takayesu, Grade K; Ruth Miyamoto, Grade 2
Pahoa Elementary, Hawaii -- Hoku Vierra, Grade 5
Sacred Hearts Academy -- Nadia Lee, Grade 4
Wilcox Elementary, Kauai -- Randee Layosa, Grade 1; Alden Lind, Grade 5; Shantell Sakai, Grade 5
During Hawaii's annual celebration of all things French, the Royal Hawaiian Shopping Center will be hosting a French Festival Poodle Contest and Parade beginning 6:30 p.m. Oct. 23.
Poodle owners invited to
put on a French accent
Dress up your pooch and don't forget to get glammed up yourself.
Prizes will be awarded for the best poodle personality, best poodle costume and best owner-poodle look-alikes. Winners will receive $50 RHSC gift certificates, and if you're a good boy or girl, maybe your pooch will share the prize with you.
The event takes place at the Fountain Courtyard Stage. And stick around after the contest, when all poodle contestants go for a walk through the mall during a French Mardi Gras Poodle Parade.
All French poodles are eligible for the contest, which is free to enter. Call 955-0228 to sign up.
PreviewComing to the big screen
When Sgt. Dutch Van Den Broeck (Harrison Ford), a Washington, D.C. police officer in the division of Internal Affairs, discovers that his wife Peyton (Susanna Thompson) was a passenger on a fatal flight bound for Miami, he realizes that she had been having an affair -- with Cullen Chandler (Peter Coyote), the husband of congresswoman Kay Chandler (Kristin Scott Thomas). But Dutch is unable to convince Kay of the truth until the two follow the lovers' tracks to Miami. Meanwhile, the media has caught wind of the adulterous liaison and that could mean trouble for Kay's re-election campaign. And Dutch finds himself caught up in the antics of cops behaving badly. When Dutch and Kay find themselves drawn to one another, the attraction seems driven as much by desperation as it is by desire.
When you're a Superstar, the whole world puckers up. Based on Molly Shannon's popular "Saturday Night Live" nerdy Catholic schoolgirl character, "Superstar" follows Mary Katherine Gallagher's quest for a kiss as perfect as the ones she's seen in the movies. Handsome Sky Corrigan (Will Ferrell) won't pay lip service to her dreams. But when Catholic Teen Magazine sponsors a dance contest at Mary Katherine's school (Grand Prize: an all-expenses paid trip to Hollywood plus movie a walk-on!), Mary Katherine sees a way to make her fantasies come true.
ScoopsScholarships and more
Are You Looking to Make A Career Shift?: The University of Hawaii at Manoa will conduct a workshop covering a variety of graduate and professional degree programs at 10 a.m.-2 p.m. Oct. 13 in Hawaii Hall on campus. Faculty members, graduate admissions, financial aid and student services personnel will be available to answer questions about applying to graduate school.
Try out for Teen Board: Models Inc. is holding auditions for a teen board that will represent the agency. Candidates needn't have modeling experience, but must project a positive, confident attitude. Auditions will be held 6-9 p.m. Oct. 14 at Models Inc., 98-025 Hekaha St., Suite 223A in Aiea. Call Marcel Mapuhi at 484-1257 for more information.
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