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Thursday, April 4, 1996

Chart House Restaurants fun run: A 10K/5K run and 5K walk begin 7 a.m. Saturday at Lahaina Chart House. Entry fee $15; $20 for entries postmarked after March 26. Benefits the Big Brothers/Big Sisters of Maui. Call 661-0937 or 877-6577, Maui.

Keawe Bar-B-Q Chicken sale: Kamalii Manaloa Volleyball Club fund-raiser, 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturday, McKinley High School parking lot. Volleyball tournament at the gym from 8 a.m. to 2 p.m. Call Phillip Young at 988-6327.

Night of a Thousand Laughs: Hospice Hawaii fund-raising dinner features "Hollywood Hilarity," with Billy Sage, April 11, Sheraton Waikiki. Cocktail reception and silent auction at 6 p.m. Tickets $125; tables $1,000. Call 924-9255.

Kahala Mandarin Oriental grand opening: Gala reception benefits Child & Family Service, 7 p.m. April 13, Maile Ballroom. International cuisine and music. Admission $175; special packages available. Call 543-8420.

Book sale: Used medical and nursing texts, and nonmedical titles, 8 a.m. to 8 p.m. April 15 through 18, 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. April 19 and 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. April 20, Hawaii Medical Library, 1221 Punchbowl St. Supports the library's book fund. Call 536-9302 ext. 106.

Golf tournament: Hilo High School Foundation accepts registration through April 15 for the game and banquet May 24 at the Mamala Bay Golf Course, Hickam Air Force Base. Entry fee $100 per player or $300 per team. Call 566-5129, 941-7761 ext. 8 or 671-1127.

Book sale: 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. April 20, Kalihi-Palama Library auditorium. Proceeds will go to the juvenile, young adult and adult library programs. Call 832-3466.

Workout for Hope: Michele Pauly leads the Honolulu group in a nationwide fitness fund-raiser for HIV/AIDS and related cancer research, 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. April 20, Klum Gym, University of Hawaii at Manoa. Registration begins 9 a.m. Participants collect donations; minimum $50. For registration form, call 800-934-9196.

The Great Escape celebrity book auction: 6:30 to 9 p.m. April 23, Japanese Cultural Center of Hawaii. Admission $35. Fund-raiser for the Hawaii Literacy. Call 537-6706.

"Let's Play School" on stage: Sesame Street characters perform a musical benefit for the Easter Seal Society of Hawaii, April 25 through May 5 at Blaisdell Arena. Tickets $11.25, $13.25 and $16.25, available through the Blaisdell box office and the Connection. Opening night features a private pre-show party with Sesame Street folk, with tables of 10 for $300, $400 and $600. Call Easter Seals at 536-1015.

ConTempo '96: Black-tie celebration with food by Roy Yamaguchi, music by Clyde Pound and a silent auction of works by local and international artists, April 27, Contemporary Museum. Tickets $150. Call 526-1322.

Miniature golf tournament: 9 a.m. to noon April 27, Hawaiian Village Rainforest course. Hilton Hawaiian Village and Hawaiian Village Mini-Golf sponsor this scholarship fund-raiser for students entering the UH School of Medicine. UH student athletes, Miss Hawaii U.S.A. 1996 and Miss Hawaii Teen U.S.A. 1996 will serve as official scorekeepers. Call 956-7495.

Community auction: Silent and live auctions feature a car, an antique piano, gift items and more, 11 a.m. April 27, Unity Church of Hawaii. Call 735-4436.

Greek Step Show: 7 p.m. to 1 a.m. April 27, Schofield Barracks Officers' Club. Scholarship fund-raiser sponsored by the Hawaii Alumnae Chapter of Delta Sigma Theta Sorority Inc. Call 622-8906.

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