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Thursday, October 24, 1996


Liberty House: Hard Candy creator Dineh Mohajer talks about her line of products, including the vibrant nail polish and future fashions, noon to 4 p.m. Saturday in the cosmetics department at the Ala Moana store.

Borders: Teresa Bright and kumu hula Frank Hewett present their CD “Ka Pilina,” 2 p.m. Saturday, Waikele.

Ward Warehouse: Chinese lion dancing, 10:30 a.m. to 2 p.m. Sunday at the Amphitheatre. Grand finale includes lions from various martial arts schools and a 50-foot dragon.

Barnes & Noble: Computer Safari computer demonstration, 2 p.m. Sunday, Kahala Mall. Ethan Tweedie discusses Michael O’Higgins’ “Beating the Dow,” 7 p.m. Tuesday.


Oahu Choral Society: Rehearsals, 7 p.m. Mondays, UH-Manoa’s Music Department, Room 36. Call Joe McAlister at 595-0327.

Oahu Civic Orchestra: Rehearsals, 7 p.m. Mondays, Eiben Hall, Chaminade University. Call 261-6127.

Honolulu Chorale: Rehearsals, Tuesday evenings, St. Andrew’s Priory. Call 944-8017.

Na Leo Lani, Sweet Adelines: Women’s barbershop group rehearses, 6:30 p.m. Tuesdays, St. Francis School. Call 373-3192.

Honolulu Community Concert Band: Rehearsals, 6:45 p.m. Tuesdays, Aiea High School Band Room. Call 236-7057.

The Sounds of Aloha Chorus: Rehearsals for men’s a cappella chorus, 7 p.m. Thursdays, Ala Wai Golf Course Clubhouse. Call 262-7664.


Line dancing: Free lessons, 7 to 8:45 p.m. Friday, Waimanalo District Park.

Philippine folk dancing: 2:30 to 4:30 p.m. Saturdays, Lanakila Gym. Free. Call 455-9963.

Israeli dancing: 1 to 4 p.m. Sundays, Ala Wai Clubhouse. Costs $3.50. Call 373-2561.

International folk dancing: Includes Bulgarian, Greek, Rumanian and Israeli dances, 7 to 9:15 p.m. Sundays, Makiki District Park. Donation. Call 923-0362.

Square dancing: With the Square Wheeler Club, 7 to 9:30 p.m. Mondays, Kapiolani Park Bandstand. Costs $3. Call Mel at 946-6320.

Line dancing: 9:30 to 11 a.m. Tuesdays, Waikiki Community Center. Costs $3. Call 923-1802.

Kodak Hula Show: 10 a.m. Tuesdays, Wednesdays and Thursdays. Free. Call 627-3300.

Tap dancing: Jack Cione teaches adults for $1 per class. Beginners meet 1 p.m. Tuesdays at Ala Wai Clubhouse or 7 p.m. Thursdays at Makiki Park; intermediate dancers, 7 p.m. Wednesdays at Kilauea Park; advanced dancers, 2 p.m. Tuesdays at Ala Wai Clubhouse, 8 p.m. Wednesdays at Kilauea Park or noon Thursdays at Waikiki Community Center. Call 922-8401.

African and Caribbean dance: Classes with Halifu Osumare, 7:30 to 9 p.m. Tuesdays, Studio 2, UH-Manoa Athletic Complex. Costs $10, or $32 for four classes. Call 377-3786 or 988-6723.

Scandinavian dancing: 7 to 9 p.m. Wednesdays, Ala Wai Golf Course Clubhouse. Free. Call 922-0793 or 955-2577.

Scottish country dancing: 7 p.m. Wednesdays, Moiliili Community Center. Call 737-1897.

Pali Twirlers square dance: 7:30 to 9:30 p.m. Thursdays, Yacht Club Terrace. Call 254-2333.


Hawaiian quilting class: With Poakalani Serrao, 9:30 a.m. to noon Mondays and Saturdays, Queen Emma Summer Palace. Charge. Call 524-0394.

Urban Garden Center: Free class on mango and papaya trees, 9:30 to 1:30 a.m. Tuesday, 962 Second St., Pearl City. Also “Get Ahead With Growing Lettuce” 9:30 a.m. Wednesday, and herbs -- soil improvement, planting and pest control -- 9:30 a.m. Oct. 31. Call 453-6050.

Hands-on gardening: 9 to 11 a.m. Wednesdays, Wahiawa Botanical Garden. Free. Call 621-7321.

“Speechcraft”: Toastmasters offers a four-week session in public speaking, beginning Oct. 30. Charge. Call Carl Takata at 833-7528.


Christmas demonstrations: Ideas for economical gifts, decorations and dishes, 7:30 p.m. Tuesday, Kahuku Library. Other free, one-hour workshops Wednesday at Wahiawa Library; Nov. 6 at the Waimanalo and Waipahu libraries; and Nov. 7 at Windward Community College, Eckerdt 102. Presented by Oahu Association for Family & Community Education. Call 247-0421. Disabled persons are asked to call 10 days in advance.


Hawaii Pacific University: Free seminars at 12:15 p.m. on travel industry management, Friday; MBA program, Monday; accounting, Tuesday; cooperative education and internships, Wednesday; and teaching English as a second language, Oct. 31. Call 544-0238.

“The Politics of Humor”: Wimal Dissanayake leads a discussion on how humor expresses reactions to changing cultural identities, 7:30 p.m. Friday, Academy Theater.

Panelists include Sara Bates, Vilsoni Hereniko, Jon Shishido and Rocky Jensen. Sponsored by the Hawaii Committee for the Humanities.

Space lecture: Tom McCord speaks on “Exploration of the Major Jupiter Icy Satellites by the Galileo Spacecraft,” 7:30 p.m. Tuesday, NASA Planetary Data Center, UH-Manoa’s Sinclair Library. Free. Call 956-3132.


Chess clubs: Chess Fans, 3 p.m. Saturdays, Harbor Center, Aiea; call Richard at 488-1221 or 456-0895. Mililani club meets 6 p.m. Mondays; call Guy at 625-2769.

Scrabble club: 9:15 a.m. Mondays, 2933 Kalakaua Ave. Call 923-9060. Also 7 p.m. Wednesdays, Barnes & Noble, Kahala. Call 377-0893.

American Needlepoint Guild: 7 p.m. Monday, Academy Art Center. Call 623-1433.

Toastmasters: Practice speaking skills, noon Tuesdays, Net Cafe, Puck’s Alley. Call Maggie at 941-9929.

Hawaiian Chutzpah: Come in costume for a Halloween walk through Waikiki Oct. 31 with the Oahu Jewish Young Adult Group, ages 25 to 45. Meet 9 p.m. at the 7-Eleven in McCully Shopping Center. Call 944-3329.


Bach’s Lunch: Free organ concert, noon Fridays, St. Andrew’s Cathedral. Call 524-2822.

Music Break: Maiki performs Hawaiian music and hula, noon Friday, Tamarind Park.

“City Views” series: Grant Murakami talks about “A Sense of Place in Campus Design,” noon Friday, UH-Manoa’s Porteus Hall, Room 116. Bring lunch. Call 956-4050 or 956-6865.


Aerobic workout: 6 p.m. Mondays, Tuesdays and Thursdays, Kuhio School cafeteria. Costs $1. Call 735-5755 or 732-5118.

Paul Bragg exercise: 9 a.m. Mondays to Saturdays, Fort DeRussy lawn. Free. Call 941-2048.

Jazzercise: Dance exercise program has classes around Oahu. Costs $24 for eight classes. Call 677-2396.


McKinley ’46: Golf or school visit Oct. 25; Grad Nite Oct. 25; banquet Oct. 26 at Pagoda Ballroom; picnic Oct. 27; Asia trip Oct. 30. Call Edmund Leong at 373-3882. Class ’67: Golf tournament Aug. 8, 1997, and celebration Aug. 9 at the Sheraton Waikiki. Call JoAnn Abrazado at 674-0808. Class ’72: Reunion in 1997. Call 595-6154 or write: 2156-A Liliha St., Honolulu 96817.

Castle ’71: Call 235-0985.

Damien ’70: Reunion in 1996. Call 841-0196.


Lyon Arboretum: Guide training begins in November; no special botanical knowledge needed. Call Ranjit Cooray at 988-7378.

Arthritis Foundation: Volunteers will be recruited by telephone for the “Our Home to Yours” program to raise funds for arthritis education, prevention and research. Call 235-3636 on Oahu, 244-0290 on Maui, 800-462-0743 neighbor islands.

Teaming for Tomorrow: Career mentors wanted for high school girls. Hawaii Girl Scouts presents a career exploration conference Jan. 23 and 24; volunteers also needed for conference duties. Call 595-8400 ext. 212. Interested students must register by Nov. 15.

Citizen Action Project: Beachcombers and snorkelers needed for weekly cleanups at Waikiki Beach. Meet 5:15 p.m. Mondays at the Kapahulu Seawall. Reserve at 941-4854.

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