Benefits & Fairs
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Thursday, August 28, 1997


"Then and Now": Child and Family Services's CFS Family Center is looking for hospital memorabilia, including photographs, of the former Ewa Plantation Hospital to be part of their September display commemorating the hospital. Information, 543-8464.

Music wanted: Hawaii Public Radio is looking for donations of used records, CD's, cassettes and other music memorabilia for their eighth annual fundraiser titled "Almost New Records Sale," Oct. 3-5, Ward Warehouse. Donations can be dropped off at Hawaii Public Radio, 738 Kaheka St. All donations are tax-deductible. For information, call 955-8821.

"Kulana Hiehie 'O Emalani": A fashion show luncheon presented by the Queen Emma Hawaiian Civic Club, 11 a.m.-2:30 p.m., Hilton Hawaiian Village Hotel, Coral Ballroom. Doors open at 9 a.m. for the craft fair. Fashions by Delilah, Kapala'ahu, Manuheali'i and Designs by Puamana Crabbe. Entertainment by Hawaiian Soul, Noelani Mohoe Trio and Ka Pa Ku Kaiaulu. Cost: $35 For information call Jean Piena at 845-8651 or 832-6160; Peggy Arciero at 395-8847; Charles and Betty Ogata at 235-1088; and Casina Waterman at 373-4190.

Fund Raiser: The Hawaiian Animal Sanctuary is holding a fund raiser garage sale, 8 a.m.- 2 p.m. Aug. 30, 603 Hahaione Street, Hawaii Kai. All proceeds to benefit abandoned and abused animals on Oahu. Items on sale will include back to school clothes, work clothes, flowers, plants, furniture, household items, books, baskets and other great garage sale items. For information call 395-0023.

Chili cookoff: Looking for teams for the 13th Annual Compadres South Pacific Chili Cookoff, 11 a.m. to 6 p.m. Sept. 14, Victoria Ward Parking Lot, behind KHON-TV. Team entry fee: $100. Proceeds go toward various Hawaii charities. Entry forms available at 591-8307.

"Memory Walk": Benefit for the Alzheimer's Association, Honolulu Chapter, 7:30 a.m. Sept. 20. Walkers will begin at Ward Warehouse, walk approximately 4.5 miles through Kakaako, and end at Ward Warehouse. Opening ceremony, 7 a.m. Register at 591-2771.

"Wok For the Cure": Receive a free first dinner course at eight participating restaurants when purchasing a "Wok for the Cure" card for $88. Proceeds benefit the Juvenile Diabetes Foundation-Hawaii Chapter. Participating restaurants and their "free" dishes are: Sam Choy's Diamond Head Restaurant, fried poke salad; Dynasty, medley of roast duck, pork tenderloin and shoyu chicken; Eastern Garden, imperial scallop soup; Golden Dragon, chicken-black mushroom pot stickers; Hee Hing, Chinese sashimi salad; Legends Seafood, fresh shrimp with fruit; Panda Cuisine, minced port, Chinese sausage on lettuce pockets; and Royal Garden, fried scallop on Chinese taro. Limited to parties of up to eight people. Cards valid through Jan. 27, 1998. Order cards at 531-5698 or send a check for $88 per card payable to: JDF/WOK, 733 Bishop St., Suite 2090, Honolulu, Hawaii 96813.


Waikiki Saturday Market: 7:30 a.m.-1 p.m. every fourth Saturday of the month, Waikiki Community Center. Hawaiian and elder-handmade crafts, flowers, fruits and vegetables, plants and swap meet treasures. A stage will be offered for those wanting to participate in the Kanikapila (music jam session). Booth space: $5-$10. All spaces are covered. Call 923-1802 to reserve a space.

Ethnic fair: Crafts, food and drinks, and various ethnic dancing performances, 2-8:30 p.m. Aug. 29, Kapiolani Community College. Free admission and parking. Information, 737-0776.

Labor Day and Back-to-School fun: Mililani's "Bigger and Better" craft fair, 9 a.m.-2 p.m. Sept. 1, Mililani High School. Call 676-5886.

Psychic Fairs: From noon-5 p.m. Sept. 13, Royal Hawaiian Shopping Center, Fountain Courtyard.

Also, 9 a.m.-3 p.m. Sept. 21, Maunakea Marketplace, 1120 Maunakea St.

Call 486-7827.

Coin and Stamp show: 9:30 a.m.-3:30 p.m. Sept. 14, Downtown YWCA (on Richards Street across Iolani Palace). Call 531-6253, 531-2702 or 521-5721.

"Early Bird Holiday Fair": Christmas and Thanksgiving surprises, 10 a.m.-2 p.m. Oct. 29-30, Amfac Building. Call 676-5886.

"A Christmas Dream Come True": 9:30 a.m.-2:30 p.m. Nov. 19-20, Amfac Building. Call 676-5886.

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