Cultural festival: "Hand to Hand From the Mountain to the Sea, We Work Together" is the theme for the first festival sponsored by 'Ohana Lualualei Ahupua'a, 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. April 19, Maili Beach Park. Activities include tree planting, food and craft booths, rides, karaoke and healthy keiki contests.
Psychic Fairs: 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. April 19 and 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. April 20, Windward Mall. Types of readings include: Clairvoyant, Tarot, I-Ching, Numerology, Astrology, Psychometry and Runes. Discounts given with a receipt from any Windward Mall merchant. Cost: $12-$25.
Also, 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. April 20, Maunakea Marketplace, 1120 Maunakea St.
Family fun fair: 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. April 19, Geiger Park, corner of Geiger Road and Kapolei Parkway. Sponsored by Ewa by Gentry Community Association.
Spring craft fair: 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. April 26, Hale Koa Hotel, main lobby. To reserve a space call 955-9422.
Kahala Mall: Akoni, chanter, kumu hula, songwriter and storyteller, performs songs from his album "Akoni," 7 to 7:30 p.m. April 18, center stage. Call 732-7736.
In celebration of National Medical Laboratory Week, the Hawaii Society for Clinical Laboratory Science will provide information about their non-profit organization, 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. April 19 at the community booth. Call 732-7736.
Forte performs 1 to 1:30 p.m. April 19, center stage. Call 732-7736.
Honolulu Theatre For Youth will have a sneak preview of their play "The Wild Baby," 4 to 4:30 p.m. April 19, center stage.
Greg MacDonald on steel pan drums, 1 to 1:30 p.m. April 20, center stage.
Bobby Baniaga performs songs from his CD "Lady of My Life," 2:30 to 3 p.m. April 20, center stage.
See Sesame Street's Elmo, 3 to 4 p.m., center stage. The first 100 people will receive a free gift.
Royal Hawaiian Shopping Center: Sixteen-foot-tall Elvis and Marilyn puppets join "Legends in Concert" performers Roy Orbison (Tommy D) and Neil Diamond (Roy Garrett), in several performance from 4 to 6 p.m. April 18, on the stage on Kalakaua Avenue. Shows will be held on the half hours.
Travel Plaza Hawaii presents a dance troupe from Japan, 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. April 21 and 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. April 25, Fountain Courtyard. Call 922-0588.
Royal Hawaiian Band concert, 1 to 2 p.m. April 23, A Building, Hibiscus Courtyard. Call 922-0588.
Vic D'Amoure tap dancers, 2 to 2:30 p.m. April 25, Fountain Courtyard. Call 922-0588.
Quilt Hawaii '97: Quilt show and competition, July 10-13, Royal Waikoloan Resort on the Big Island. Contest categories include: Machine Pieced and Quilted sponsored by Viking/Husqvarna (prize-Viking sewing machine); Embellished, quilts and clothing embellished with silk ribbon and/or beading, sponsored by Quilters' Resource Inc. (prize-$250 package of French ribbon); Inked Label sponsored by Sakura of America/Pigma Pens (prize-$200 package of Pigma products); and Theme Quilts, quilts with interpretations of the Big Island's beauty, sponsored by Kona Bay Fabrics (prize-$100). Cash prizes will also be awarded to the top three "Viewers' Choice" quilts.
Quilters who wish not to enter the competition but still would like to have their quilt on display, may enter their quilt in the "show" category. For information and rules send $1 and a self-addressed-stamped envelope to Quilt Hawaii '97, care of Dawn Castelli, 78-6800 Alii Drive, #8-304, Kailua-Kona, Hawaii 96740.
Web Page seminar: 7:30 p.m. April 22-23, Manoa Innovation Center, 2800 Woodlawn Drive, Room 173. Free. Call 599-6655.
Computer Swap Meet: 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. second Saturday of each month, Kawananakoa Intermediate School Cafeteria. Sellers' fee: $15 advance registration; $18 at-the-door registration. Buyers' fee: $1 (children under 14 are free). Free parking. Visit their Web site at http://www.pixi.com/~dennoe/. For information call Dennis or Jane Noe at 595-3848; fax 595-7773; or e-mail address: firstname.lastname@example.org.
Honolulu Chorale: Rehearsals, 7 p.m. Tuesdays, Band Room, St. Andrew's Priory. Call Reno Villaren at 941-4266.
Honolulu Community Concert Band: Rehearsals, 6:45 p.m. Tuesdays, Aiea High School Band Room. Call 236-7057.
Na Leo Lani, Sweet Adelines: Women's barbershop group rehearses, 7 p.m. Tuesdays, St. Francis School. Call 373-3192.
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.
The Sounds of Aloha Chorus: Rehearsals for men's a cappella chorus, 7 p.m. Thursdays, Ala Wai Golf Course Clubhouse. Call 262-7664.
Country line dancing: 9:30 a.m. Tuesdays, Waikiki Community Center. Cost: $3. Call 923-1802.
Family lessons 7 to 8:30 p.m. every Friday through April in the multipurpose room next to the Waimanalo Gym. Call 235-7747.
Six-week ongoing class Wednesdays beginning April 16, Ala Wai Elementary Cafetorium. Small fee. Call Salome at 732-6256.
Windward classes, 7 p.m. Fridays through April at Waimanalo District Park. Call 262-7441.
Basic dance moves 7:30 to 8:45 p.m. Fridays, Maunawili Elementary School, 1465 Ulupii St. Cost: $3. Call 262-0869.
Family lessons 7 p.m. Thursdays through April at Windward Mall center stage. Call 235-7747.
Free lessons 6:30 to 8 p.m. April 16, 23 and 30, Benjamin Parker Elementary School cafeteria, 45-259 Waikalua Road. Call 235-7747.
Also, 6:30 to 8 p.m. every Monday through April at Kailua Elementary School cafeteria. Call 235-7747.
Country-western partner dancing: 7:30 p.m. Wednesdays, Maunawili Elementary School, 1465 Ulupii St., Kailua. Costs $30 per couple per month. Line dance lessons 7:30 p.m. Fridays at the school; donation $3. Call 262-0869.
Hula dancing: Classes with Iwilani Ohelo, Saturdays, Kauluwela Playground. Costs $10 each month. Call 521-6905.
International folk dancing: Includes Bulgarian, Greek, Rumanian and Israeli dances, 7 to 9:15 p.m. Sundays, Makiki District Park. Donation $3. Call 239-7078.
Kodak Hula Show: 10 a.m. Tuesdays, Wednesdays and Thursdays. Free. Call 627-3300.
Okinawan dance: Class for seniors with Mitsuko Toguchi, 9 to 11 a.m. Tuesdays, Kalihi Valley District Park. Call 521-6905.
Scandinavian dancing: 7 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.
Square dance: With the Square Wheeler Club, 7:30 p.m. Mondays, Kapiolani Park Bandstand. Lessons 7 p.m. Donation $4. Call Mel at 946-6320.
With the Spares and Pairs Square Dance Club, 7 to 9:30 p.m. Thursdays at Kapiolani Park Bandstand and 4 to 6 p.m. Saturdays at Ala Wai Community Park. Call Norman at 689-6752 or 456-1215.
With the Pali Twirlers, 7:30 to 9:30 p.m. Thursdays at Yacht Club Terrace. Call 254-2333.
Tahitian dance: Classes for adult women with Roiti Sylva, 6 p.m. Thursdays, Palama Settlement, Room 205. Costs $10 each month. Call 521-6905.
Tap for Health: Classes for seniors with Jack Cione, 1 p.m. Tuesdays at the Ala Wai Clubhouse, 7:30 p.m. Wednesdays and noon Thursdays at the Waikiki Community Center and 7 p.m. Thursdays at Makiki Park. Costs $1. Call 922-8401.
"Rosewood": Arnett Doctor will speak about the winter of 1923--when a hardworking middle-class community of black people was attacked by an organized white mob. At 7 p.m. April 16, UH-Manoa, Campus Center Ballroom. Cost: $3. Call 956-8178.
Waikiki Aquarium: "Aliens of the Reef," a lecture by Drs. Lucius Eldredge and Dr. Steve Coles, 7:30 p.m. April 16, in the foyer. Limited seating. Cost: $4. Call 923-9741.
Slide lecture on corals and light, 7:30 p.m. April 30, in the foyer. Limited seating. Cost: $4. Call 923-9741.
"Territorial Behavior of Coral-Eating Butterflyfishes" by Deborah Gochfeld from the UH-Manoa Hawaii Institute of Marine Biology, 7:30 p.m. May 7, in the foyer. Limited seating. Cost: $4. Call 923-9741.
"Coral Farming: A Tool For Research and conservation" by Dr. Bruce Carlson, director of Waikiki Aquarium, 7:30 p.m. May 21, in the foyer. Limited seating. Cost: $4. Call 923-9741.
American Needlepoint Guild: 7 p.m., every fourth Monday of every month, Academy Art Center. Call 623-1433.
"Insights Into Infertility": 8:30 a.m. to 4 p.m. April 19, Tokai University, 2241 Kapiolani Boulevard, 9th Floor Auditorium. Sponsored by RESOLVE, a support group for people who cannot have children, and Serono Symposia USA. Limited enrollment. Fee. Register at 528-8559.
Pi Lambda Theta: Luncheon meeting April 26, Hyatt Regency, Seafood Village. Featuring a discussion on "Peer Education and Empowering Youths" by Dan Yahata and students. Deadline to register: April 23. Register at 737-2882.
Hawaii Songwriters Association: Songwriters, singers, musicians and music buffs welcomed, 11:30 a.m. every second Thursday of the month, Flamingo Chuckwagon Restaurant, Fiesta Room. Membership: $24 per year. Call 923-1644 or write to P.O. Box 88129, Honolulu, Hawaii 96830.
Yakudoshi workshop: Learn how to prepare for a yakudoshi celebration, 7 p.m. April 9, Japanese Cultural Center, Weinberg Building, Room 102. Cost: $5 cultural center members; $7 nonmembers. Registration at 945-7633 by April 2.
Kajukenbo: self-defense class, 10:30 to 11:30 a.m. Tuesdays and Thursdays, Hawaii Gymnastic Academy, 602 Sumner St. Call 537-5481.
Hawaiian lei-making: 9 a.m. to noon April 17, Waimanalo District Park, 41-415 Hihimanu St. Hili, haku, wili, humupapa, kui and kipu'u techniques will be demonstrated. Participants must bring greens, flowers, raffia and clippers. Door prizes. Sponsored by the Department of Parks and Recreation. Call 259-8926.
Hawaiian quilting class: With Poakalani Serrao, 9:30 a.m. to noon Mondays and Saturdays, Queen Emma Summer Palace. Charge. Call 524-0394.
Chess clubs: Chess Fans, 3 p.m. Saturdays, Harbor Center, Aiea; call Richard at 488-1221 or 456-0895. Moiliili club meets 2:30 p.m. Sundays at the Moiliili Community Center; call Jeffrey at 956-4678. Mililani club meets 6 p.m. Mondays; call Guy at 625-2769.
Cribbage players: Join the North Shore Peggers, 6:30 p.m. April 18 and 25. Call 531-4611 ext. 350.
Gaming Guild: Fantasy role-playing games club, 10 a.m. to 6:30 p.m. Saturdays, Pogo Stick, 328 Uluniu St., Suite 102, Kailua. Call 261-4760.
Scrabble club: 9:15 a.m. Mondays, 2933 Kalakaua Ave. Call 923-9060. Also 7 p.m. Wednesdays, Barnes & Noble, Kahala. Call 377-0893.
Toastmasters: Practice speaking skills, 7 p.m. Mondays, St. Andrew's Priory. Call Hillary at 524-2388. Also noon Tuesdays at the Net Cafe, Puck's Alley. Call Maggie at 941-9929.
Bach's Lunch: Free organ concert, noon Fridays, St. Andrew's Cathedral. Call 524-2822.
Royal Hawaiian Band: 12:15 p.m. Fridays, Iolani Palace. Also 2 p.m. Sundays at Kapiolani Bandstand.
Brown Bag: Mark Merlin, professor at UH-Manoa, will speak on "A 20th-Century Hollywood Biography: Milton Merlin, 1905-1996," noon to 1:30 p.m. April 10, Center for Biographical Research, Cottage 96-36, between Burns Hall and Hale Manoa, 1633 East-West Road. Call 956-3774.
Brown Bag: Agnes Conrad, state archivist emerita, will speak on "I Found It At the Archives," noon to 1:30 p.m. April 17, Center for Biographical Research, Cottage 96-36, between Burns Hall and Hale Manoa, 1633 East-West Road. Call 956-3774.
Brown Bag: Harriet Gay, author, will speak on "Eleonora Duse and Gabriele D'Annunzio," noon to 1:30 p.m. April 24, Center for Biographical Research, Cottage 96-36, between Burns Hall and Hale Manoa, 1633 East-West Road. Call 956-3774.
Financial aid seminar: 12:15 p.m. April 24, Hawaii Pacific University, Student Support Services Conference Room, 1164 Bishop St. Call 544-0238.
MBA Program: Informative seminar, 12:15 p.m. April 28, Hawaii Pacific University, Room 203C or 203D. Free. Call 544-0238.
Paul Bragg exercise: 9 a.m. Mondays to Saturdays, Fort DeRussy lawn. Free. Call 941-2048.
New mothers and infants class: Medically-approved classes include exercises on the areas of the mother's body that were most stressed during pregnancy. Classes begin April 4 with an orientation at 10:30 a.m. April 2. Cost: $95. Register at 536-3556.
Aerobic workout: 6 p.m. Mondays, Tuesdays and Thursdays, Kuhio School cafeteria. Costs $1. Call 735-5755 or 732-5118.
Ursula Hare exercise: 9 a.m. Tuesdays and Fridays, Honolulu Zoo front lawn. Free. Bring beach towel or mat. Call 373-2015.
Coin and Stamp show: 9:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. June 8, Downtown YWCA (on Richards Street across Iolani Palace). Call 531-6253, 531-2702 or 521-5721.
Maemae Elementary: Dinner celebration, "100 Years of Excellence," 4 to 8:30 p.m. April 20, Blaisdell Exhibition Hall. Tickets: $5-$15. Tickets must be prepurchased at the school. Web site http://kalama.doe.hawaii.edu/hern95/pt027 or call 595-2805.
St. Patrick School celebration: Meet former classmates and friends April 20. There will be a luau lunch and entertainment. Cost: $19.50 adults, and $9.50 children second grade and younger. Call 734-8979.