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Monday, August 25, 1997


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.


Royal Hawaiian Shopping Center, Fountain Courtyard, 922-0588: Tiki Tones, 4-5 p.m. Aug. 28.

Contestants of the Asian Universal Pageant, 1-2 p.m. Aug. 30.

Herb Ohta Jr. and Kulana, 2:30-4 p.m. Aug. 30.

Royal Hawaiian Band, 1-2 p.m. Sept. 4, Hibiscus Courtyard.

Aloha Week Parade, 6:30-10:30 p.m. Sept. 13.

Learn how to weave and throw fish nets, 3-5 p.m. Sept. 15.

International Executive Housekeeping Association's "Wiki Waki Hula Show," 3-4 p.m. Sept. 16.

Live broadcast with DJ Aloha Joe, 9:30-11:30 a.m. Sept. 17. There will be local entertainers, politicians and other people of interest.

Aloha Week Royal Court with a performance by Halau Hula O Maiki, 3-4:30 p.m. Sept. 18.

Hoolaulea, 6-10:30 p.m. Sept. 19. Entertainment at Stage 2 includes: House of I Hula Academy, 6 p.m.; Kamehameha Children's Chorus, 6:45 p.m.; Kealoha Kalama, 7:05 p.m.; Halau Hula O Maiki, 8:15 p.m.; and Halau Hula Olana, 9:30 p.m. At Stage 3: Leilani Alama Hula Studio, 7 p.m.; Waianae Coast Culture and Arts Program, 8:15 p.m.; and Hula Halau O Maile, 9:30 p.m.

Royal Hawaiian Band, 1-2 p.m. Sept. 21 and 24, Hibiscus Courtyard.

Sheraton Waikiki Hotel, 922-4422:

Waianae Mall, 737-4676:

Ward Warehouse: Keiki hula, 1-2 p.m. every Sunday, amphitheater stage. Free. Call 591-8411.

Ward Centre: Free tastings of gourmet goodies, 2:30-3:30 p.m. every Saturday in September. Information, 591-8411.

Windward Mall, 235-1143: "Cartoonists Across America," 11 a.m.-5 p.m. Aug. 29.

Kulana, 6:30-7:30 p.m. Aug. 29.

Hawaii Bonsai Association, Aug. 30-Sept. 1.

"Slammin' Back to School Show" featuring Brown Bags to Stardom winners and a fashion show, 1-3 p.m. Aug. 30.

Key, 3:30-4 p.m. Aug. 30.


Pacific Handcrafters Guild: "Crafts to Cash" workshop, 9 a.m.-noon Aug. 30, Alu Like Business Development Center, 567 S. King St., Suite 105. For people interested in improving their business and presentation skills. Participants are welcomed to bring crafts for the artists to critique. Limited seating. Pre-register at 535-6776.

"Kimekomi: Japanese Doll Making Classes": 8 a.m.-noon Sept. 5, 8 and 9; and 8 a.m.-3 p.m. Sept. 6, Japanese Cultural Center of Hawaii, Room 102. Tuition: $10 per day plus supply fee. Students must also bring a scissors, hand towel and small dish/container for glue. Items and their supply fee: Grandpa and Grandma, $190; boy playing the flute, $55; girl playing the Japanese harp, $69; boy and girl in a container, $35; and a bell, $20. Reservations required. Call 945-7633.

Shikibu Seminar: Gagaku seminar and demonstration (ancient court music) by the Rev. Masatoshi Shamoto, 7 p.m. Sept. 5, 12 and 19, Japanese Cultural Center of Hawaii, Room 102. For people 12 and older. Free. Registration required. Call 945-7633. Deadline for each class is one working day prior to the date of the class.

Kamon (Family Crest): Seminar by Bernice K. Hirai and Tomoyo Yanagihara, 7 p.m. Oct. 1 and 8, Japanese Cultural Center of Hawaii, Room 301. Free. Registration required. Call 945-7633. Deadline for each class is one working day prior to the date of the class.

"Oshibana: Japanese Pressed Flowers": Bring a child's flat-top metal lunch box with a tight clasp or a plastic container with a tight lid to "press" flowers, 6:30-9 p.m. Sept. 17, 24 and Oct. 1, Japanese Cultural Center of Hawaii, Room 102. Cost for the three days: $35 plus $15 supply fee. Limited enrollment. Register at 945-7633 by Sept. 8.

"Washi Jewelry": Sadie Toyofuku uses chiyogami (Japanese decorative papers) to make jewelry, 9 a.m.-noon Sept. 20, Japanese Cultural Center of Hawaii, Room 102. Cost: $20 plus $6-$8 for the earring kit and $10 for the necklace kit. Additional kits will be available for purchase. Limited enrollment. Register at 945-7633 by Sept. 12.


"Basics: GIF Animation": Scott Yoshinaga shows how to use GIF Animation in Web page design, 9 a.m.-noon Sept. 27, UH-Manoa, Multimedia Lab. Basic knowledge of HTML needed. Cost: $45. Register, 956-7221.

"How To Buy A Computer": Computer Safari free demonstration, 1-3 p.m. Aug. 31, Barnes and Noble, Kahala Mall. Information, 524-1940.

Computer Swap Meet: 9 a.m.-2 p.m. every second and fourth Saturdays of each month, Kawananakoa Intermediate School Cafeteria. Sellers' fee: $25 advance registration. Buyers' fee: $1 (children under 14 are free). Free parking. Tables and electrical outlets provided. Bring extensions and cables. Visit their Web site at For information call Dennis or Jane Noe at 595-3848; fax 595-7773; or e-mail address:


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.

Honolulu Men's Chorus: Chorus of gay and gay-supportive men rehearse 7-10 p.m. Wednesdays. Information at 524-0935 or 672-9358.

Honolulu Women's Chorus: Chorus of gay and gay-supportive women rehearse 7-10 p.m. Mondays. Information at 524-0935 or 672-9358.

Na Leo Lani, Sweet Adelines: Women's barbershop group rehearses, 6:30 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: Basses needed. Rehearsals for men's a cappella chorus, 7 p.m. Thursdays, Ala Wai Golf Course Clubhouse. Call 262-7664.

Waikiki Singers: Rehearsals, 6:30 p.m. every Thursday beginning Sept. 4, Waikiki Community Center. Auditions and music reading not necessary. Information, 536-3844 or 921-7331.


Parents Without Partners: Summer Dance, 7 p.m.-midnight Aug. 30, Skyview Terrace Ballroom, Fort Shafter. Cost: $7-$10. Information, 262-6442 or 622-3142.

Free country dancing: 5-9 p.m. Sept. 13, Andy's Drive In, 142 Oneawa St., Kailua. Lessons, 6:30 p.m. Information, 262-7441 (days).

Country Western Dance at the Palladium: 4-9 p.m. Sept. 28, 404 Kapahulu Ave. Bring food and non-alcoholic beverages. Cost: $5; children are free. Information, 262-7441 (days).

African-Inspired dance classes: 4-5:30 p.m. Sundays, University of Hawaii, Athletic Complex, Studio 2. Information at 988-6723 or 535-3391.

Country line dancing: 7-8 p.m. Thursdays, Restaurant Row, center stage area. Dancing, 8-9 p.m. Free validated parking.

At 9:30 a.m. Tuesdays, Waikiki Community Center. Cost: $3. Call 923-1802.

Beginner's class, 7-8:30 p.m. Monday nights, Newtown Recreation Center, 98-456 Kaahele St. Practice session, 6:45 p.m. Cost: $2-$3. Call 487-3806.

Free lessons, 6:30-8 p.m. Mondays, Kailua Elementary School cafeteria; 6:30-8 p.m. Wednesdays through Aug. 27, Kaelepulu Elementary School; 7-8 p.m. Thursdays, Windward Mall; and 7-8:30 p.m. Fridays, next to Waimanalo gym. Call Phillis, 262-7441 (days).

Six-week ongoing class Wednesdays beginning Sept. 10, Ala Wai Elementary Cafetorium. Small fee. Register by Sept. 1. Call Salome at 732-6256.

Basic dance moves 7:30-8:30 p.m. Fridays, Maunawili Elementary School cafeteria, 1465 Ulupii St. Cost: $3. Call 262-0869.

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, 7-9:15 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, 9-11 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 dancing: Basics and plus classes, 2-4 p.m. Sundays, Kahala Community Center. Fee: $2-$4. Call 422-8479.

Mainstream classes, 7-9 p.m. Mondays and 7-9:30 p.m. Thursdays, Kapiolani Park Bandstand/Ala Wai Community Park. Call for location 689-6754. Fee: $2-$4.

Basics and mainstream classes, 7-9 p.m. Tuesdays, North Shore Community Center. Fee: $2-$4. Call 836-7974.

Mainstream and plus classes, 7-9 p.m. Thursdays, Kailua Community Center. Fee: $2-$4. Call 254-2333.

Basics and advance classes, 5-7 p.m.; and basics and mainstream classes, 7-9 p.m. Saturdays, Pearl City Community Center. Fee: $2-$4. Call 422-8479.

Basics and mainstream classes, 4-6 p.m. Saturdays, Ala Wai Community Park. Fee: $2-$4. Call 689-6754.

Round dancing: Beginning classes, 4-6 p.m. Sundays, Kahala Community Center; and 7:30-9:30 p.m. Tuesdays, Pearl City Community Center. Intermediate classes, 6-8 p.m. Sundays, Kahala Community Center. Call 637-7129. Fee: $2-$4.

Square and round dancing: Plus classes 7-9:30 p.m. Fridays, Kahala Community Center. Fee: $2-$4. Call 422-8479.

Mainstream and plus classes, 7-9:30 p.m. Saturdays, Kapiolani Park Bandstand. Fee: $2-$4. Call 689-6754.

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.

Israeli dancing: With lessons for beginners in the first hour, 1-4 p.m. Sundays, Ala Wai Clubhouse. Costs $3. Call 373-2561.


"Mysteries and Secrets of the Pyramids": The UH, Department of Anthropology Colloquium, co-sponsored by the Archaeological Institute of America persents Dr. Zahi Hawass, director of antiquities in Egypt, 7 p.m. Aug. 30, UH-Manoa, Architecture Auditorium, Room 205. Information, Bion Griffin, 956-6654 or email or

"Expanding Color Choices": Lecture by Mary Mashuta, 7 p.m. Sept. 8. Cost: $15. Call for location and RSVP, Shelly Caldwell, 487-8721, by Sept. 5.

"The Restoration of St. Philomena Church in Kalaupapa, Molokai": Historic Hawaii Foundation presents Spencer Leineweber, 11:30 a.m.-1 p.m. Sept. 10, 925 Bethel St., Fifth Floor. Cost: $2. Bring lunch. Drinks provided. Information, call 523-2900.


Professional Secretaries International: Hawaii Chapter meets 5:30 p.m. Aug. 28, Aloha Tower Marketplace, Hong Kong Harbor View Seafood Restaurant. The Rev. Ronald Ching will speak on the "Power of Communication." Cost: $16.50. Call Stacy Makekau for reservations at 835-3001.

Amnesty International: Human rights organization meets 7 p.m. Sept. 9, Our Redeemer Church. Call 599-1955.

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

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.


Acting, acting, acting: Robert Stach teaches stage performances for seniors, 4:30-5:30 p.m. until the end of August. Cost: $1-$3. Call 923-1802.

Hawaiian language: Lunch-hour classes 11 a.m. or noon Wednesdays beginning Sept. 17, Old Archives building on the grounds of Iolani Palace. Brown bag. Cost: $5 per session. Students must pay for a month's session with adjustments being made for holidays. Register at 522-0822.

Kalama Cabigon from the Hawaiian Language Resource Center holds lessons, 7 p.m. Mondays, Barnes & Noble. Call 737-3323.

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

Kajukenbo: self-defense class, 10:30-11:30 a.m. Tuesdays and Thursdays, Hawaii Gymnastic Academy, 602 Sumner St. Call 537-5481.


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. Thursdays; call Guy at 625-2769.

Gaming Guild: Fantasy role-playing games club, 10 a.m.-6:30 p.m. Saturdays, Pogo Stick, 328 Uluniu St., Suite 102, Kailua. Call 261-4760.

Hawaii Handweavers Hui: 10 a.m. every second Saturday of each month, Linekona Art Center, Community Room. Call 239-9235.

Jewish singles: Activities for ages 25 to 45. Call 944-3329.

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.


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

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.


La Pietra's Thrift Shop: Summer hours are 9 a.m.-noon Wednesdays and Saturdays, through August. Information at 922-2744.

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