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POSTED: Sunday, July 19, 2009


“;Father Damien: A Bit of Taro, a Piece of Fish, and a Glass of Water”; authors Anwei and Henry Law will be available 3-5 p.m. today at Native Books.

“;Keep It Goin' Louder (Diplo Mix),”; by Major Lazer (www.myspace.com/diplo)

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Everyone needs a good laugh, and Aphasia and Friends will tickle your funny bone with their improv. The show begins at 7 tonight at the Laughtrack Theater Company, located at 1123 Bethel St. Admission is $10. General seating.



The 808 Scene Zine offers a show for artistic recyclers

The 808 Scene Zine is hosting a “;recycle zine show,”; in which those with artistic flair can attend and turn old magazines into works of art.

The event, 6 to 9 p.m. Friday, includes performances by Barefoot Bob, Kit Dylan and Shawn Davenport at Ong King Art Center. From 9 p.m. to midnight, bands 82Fifty, the Chilling and more will play.

All-you-can-eat pupus will go for $3, and drinks are BYOB with ID, with a $3 corking fee. Admission is $2 from 6 to 9 p.m. and $5 after 9 p.m.

Bring your own art supplies. Call 551-6712, visit The808SceneZine.com or e-mail .(JavaScript must be enabled to view this email address).

Ong King Arts Center is located at 184 N. King St. in Chinatown.


Other events

» UH professor John Szostak, a specialist of Japanese art history, will discuss contemporary Japanese artists, including Yoshihiro Suda, in the Contemporary Museum galleries at 10:30 a.m. Saturday. Suda's work is on exhibit there through Oct. 18. Reservations recommended; call 237-5217.

» Bethel Street Gallery co-owner Scottie Flamm will be leaving the gallery at the end of the year, but a final show of her paintings is on exhibit through July 27. Flamm will follow her passion of painting and travel. Bethel Street Gallery is located at 1140 Bethel St. Gallery hours are 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. Tuesdays to Fridays and until 4 p.m. Saturdays. Call 524-3552 or visit www.bethelstreetgallery.com.


Call to artists

» Hawaii Watercolor Society is seeking 2-D water-based works for its annual open exhibition Oct. 5-31 at Pauahi Tower. Juror is Ann Pember. Digital entries sought; deadline is Aug. 12. For more information, visit www.hawaiiwatercolorsociety.org or e-mail .(JavaScript must be enabled to view this email address).

» Hawaii Glass Artists is seeking entries for its Seventh Annual Exhibition, July 28 to Aug. 29. Entries must be delivered between 10 a.m. and 3 p.m. Saturday at the ARTS at Marks Garage, 1159 Nuuanu Ave. All participating artists eligible for free HGA membership; others may join for $10. Visit www.theartsatmarks.com.

» The Association of Hawaii Artists is seeking entries for its 39th annual Aloha Show, July 31 to Aug. 24 at Honolulu Hale. Juried by Michael Schnack. Submit works July 31. Call 262-8306 or visit www.associationhawaiiartists.com/2009AlohaShowProspectus.

» New artists are invited to bring a sampling of priced pieces for Temari's 28th Trash & Treasure screening, 9 to 11 a.m. Aug. 1, Temari, 1754 Lusitana St. Call 536-4566 or visit www.temaricenter.com.

» Seeking entries from artists in all media for annual Kim Taylor Reece juried show, Sept. 1-30. Submission deadline is 5 p.m. Aug. 8. Call 546-1144, e-mail .(JavaScript must be enabled to view this email address) or visit www.KimTaylorReece.com.

» Seeking designs for Maui Whale Festival's official commemorative T-shirt for 2010. Entry deadline is Aug. 10. Visit http://www.mauiwhalefestival.org for details. Mail entries to Pacific Whale Foundation, Maui Whale Festival T-shirt Contest, 300 Maalaea Road, Suite 211, Wailuku, HI 96793; or e-mail .(JavaScript must be enabled to view this email address).