Cool Stuff

Things to do, places to go

Tuesday, February 25, 1997



TODAY

Mililani Library: Register for Preschool Storytime, beginning this week. Sessions for children ages 3 to 5 are 9:30 a.m. Tuesdays through March 18; for children ages 2 and 3, 9:30 a.m. Fridays through March 21. Call 627-7070.

Parasol Puppets present "The Magic Teapot," 2 p.m. Saturday at the library.

WEDNESDAY

McCully-Moiliili Library: Jennifer Baybrook of Vermont began playing with yo-yos at age 8; now 16, she's a master of more than 150 tricks, some of which she'll demonstrate, 3 p.m. A mini yo-yo contest follows. Call 973-1099 (registration required for groups over 15).

Barnes & Noble: Goosebumps Club meets at 7 p.m.

THURSDAY

Kaimuki Library: Preschool Storytime, 10:30 a.m. Call 733-8422.

Salt Lake-Moanalua Library: Story time series "Green Magic: Discovering My World" begins 10:30 a.m. Children ages 2-1/2 to 5 can enjoy stories, songs and games Thursdays through March. Call 831-6831.

FRIDAY

Land of Literacy: Take a trip to Dr. Seuss Land, the Magic School Bus Land, Pooh's Corner and other fantastic places at the Family Fun Fair, 2:30 to 6 p.m. at Pearl Harbor Kai Elementary School. Games, food and stories fill the afternoon. Call 421-4245 for scrip.

SATURDAY

Family Fishing Days: Catch and release tilapia at Ho'omaluhia Botanical Garden, 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturday and Sunday. Admission is free. Bring bamboo poles with barbless hooks, bait, walking shoes, bug repellent, rain gear and a picnic. Parking is available at the Visitor Center, 45-680 Luluku Road in Kaneohe. For reservations, call 233-7323.

Hawaii State Library: Children's Storytime at 10:30 a.m. Saturdays through July.

Junior Zoo Keepers: Find out what it's like to work at the zoo, 1 to 4 p.m. Saturdays, March 1 through 22. Children ages 5 to 11 will learn new things each week. Costs $20; for four classes, $70. Call 971-7195.

Expression Session: Children ages 5 to 12 create designs on paper, with guidance from fiber artist Liz Train, 1:30 to 3 p.m. at the Contemporary Museum. General admission $10. Call 526-1322.

Aina Haina Library: Winter Reading Program Grand Finale Party, 2:30 p.m. Call 373-3888.

SUNDAY

Breakfast with the Animals: Make some edible animals then catch real food for pet lizards and mice, 9 to 10:30 a.m. at Hawai'i Nature Center. For animal lovers ages 3 to 8. Costs $7. Reserve at 955-0100.

Art in the Zoo: Drawing, painting and sculpting at the Honolulu Zoo, 1 to 4 p.m. Sundays through March 23. Children ages 5 to 11 meet zoo residents and learn about aesthetics and art history as well. Costs $80. Call 971-7195.




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