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POSTED: Saturday, October 10, 2009

Koa gallery showcases Kauai artists

Catch up with Kauai's art scene at Kapiolani Community College, where Koa Gallery is showing “;Kauai 5”; for a final week. Carol Bennett, Doug Britt, Sharon Britt, Karen Gally and Wayne Zebzda share their work in the exhibit, which runs through Friday.

Koa Gallery is open 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. weekdays and 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Saturdays. Call 734-9374.

Photo exhibit honors Filipino vets

October is Filipino-American History Month, and as part of its celebration, the Filipino-American Historical Society is presenting a photo exhibit, “;A Legacy of Valor and Loyalty,”; at Honolulu Hale through Oct. 23.

The show pays tribute to the contributions of Hawaii's Filipino and Filipino-American war vets, who were vital to furthering U.S. political goals in the Pacific in the 20th century.

For related events, including a film screening and youth performance and visual arts event, call Clem at 956-7348 or Lyna at 956-0867.

Special events

» The ARTS at Marks Garage will be screening a one-hour premiere episode from “;Art:21—Art in the Twenty-First Century,”; Season 5 of the Peabody Award-winning PBS series. 7:30 p.m. Thursday; call 521-2903.

Art on Furlough Fridays

» The Academy Art Center is offering three-session art classes for students in grades 1 to 6 during the 17 furlough days instituted in public schools. Themed classes, which run 8:30 a.m. to 2:30 p.m., include art-making and museum visits. Classes are $150; find registration forms at http://www.honoluluacademy.org. Call 532-8741.

Also, the Honolulu Academy of Arts will offer free admission to students with ID on furlough days. Groups are limited to five children per adult.

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