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| February 8, 2013 | 0 Comments


9 / Saturday

Kuhio Beach Hula Show — Authentic Hawaiian music and free hula shows by Hawaii’s finest hula halau (dance troupes) and Hawaiian performers, 6:30-7:30 p.m., every Tuesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday, weather permitting, at the Kuhio Beach Hula Mound, near the Duke Kahanamoku statue, beachside at Uluniu and Kalakaua Avenue in Waikiki.

Miss Latina Hawaii 2013 — Public is invited, 5:30 p.m., Mamiya Theatre, 3142 Waialae Ave. Winner represents Hispanic community at Miss Hawaii Pageant. Tickets online at Hawaii.html or call (808) 285-0072.

12 / Tuesday

Exercise at Theater — The 728th Military Police Battalion will conduct an exercise inside Sgt. Smith Theater, SB, 8 a.m.-2 p.m. People in the vicinity or personnel working in Bldg. 500 may hear gunshots from the training within the theater. For more information, call (808) 655-7301.

13 / Wednesday

Wahiawa Road Work — The state Department of Transportation advises Oahu motorists of temporary modifications to traffic patterns, 9 a.m.-2 p.m., over the Karsten Thot Bridge in Wahiawa on these Wednesdays: Feb. 13 and 20.

One lane will be closed, and traffic will be controlled by flaggers. Traffic will be allowed both directions, but drivers should expect delays and consider alternate routes, when possible.

16 / Saturday

Swamp Romp — Public is invited to the dirtiest race of the year, 7 a.m., Feb. 16, Marine Corps Base Hawaii, Kaneohe Bay, O’ Course Field. Six-member teams race through a 5-mile mud and dirt course, over and under obstacles.

Cost is $140 per six-man team. Visit

Keiki Run — Youngsters and parents are invited to the 1.5-mile, untimed race, 5210 Keiki Run, beginning and ending at the Blaisdell Exhibition Hall, Honolulu. Visit www.hawaii or

18 / Monday

Great Aloha Run — Join tens of thousands of runners, 7 a.m., at Aloha Tower, for this 8.15-mile relatively flat course that winds its way along the historic harbor, down Nimitz and Kamehameha highways to Aloha Stadium, with entertainment along the entire course. Write

21 / Thursday

Honolulu Theater for Youth — Acclaimed Off-Broadway drama “Hold These Truths,” begins a six-performance run through March 2, Hawaii Theatre. Inspired by true stories of second-generation Japanese-Americans in World War II internment. Tickets may be ordered online at or call (808) 839-9885.

23 / Saturday

Schofield Power Outage — A power outage is scheduled from 7:30 a.m.- 4 p.m., Feb. 23, in preparation for construction of the new Warriors in Transition Barracks. Contractors will need to access an electrical manhole on Waianae that will involve a power outage for certain areas on post, as follows:
•9000 block Waianae Avenue;
•All trailers on Ayers Road;
•Bachelor officer quarters;
•Bldg. 750, Soldier Assistance Center;
•Bldg. 9091, Youth Center;
•Bldg. 9098, Child Development Center;
•Hamilton housing area;
•McNair Gate; and
•Stoneman Field.

Twenty-pound bags of ice will be available, free of charge, in the parking lot across from Hamilton Field along Grimes Street, starting at 9 a.m., until the 500-bag allotment is distributed. Call job site superintendent, (808) 306-3395.

26 / Tuesday

Museum Reopening — The Tropic Lightning Museum at SB will reopen, 9 a.m., Feb. 26, following facility renovations inside the museum. Call (808) 655-0438.

Black History Month — Sponsored by the City and County of Honolulu, the African-American Diversity Cultural Center Hawaii pays tribute to Hawaii and Alaska and their contribution to the Civil Rights Movement at Honolulu Hale, with a reception, 5-7 p.m., Feb. 26.

27 / Wednesday

Facebook Town Hall — Do you have ideas about how to make the U.S. Army Garrison-Hawaii community better? Do you have questions about USAG-HI services, facilities or support? If so, get ready for the next online Facebook Town Hall, hosted by Col. Daniel Whitney, commander, USAG-HI, 6-7:30 p.m., Feb. 27, at /usaghawaii, under the “Events” tab.

All Soldiers, family members, retirees and civilians in U.S. Army-Hawaii can ask questions, address concerns and get responses.If your question does not pertain to the public at large, email the Interactive Customer Evaluation System, or ICE, at, or Ask the Garrison Commander at

28 / Thursday

Free Magic Classes — Kalihi-Palama Library, 6 p.m., on the fourth Thursday of each month (except November and December). Sponsored by Hawaii Magicians Society; visit or call (808) 234-5262.


Macomb Gate — This gate will be open to both inbound and outbound traffic, 5 a.m.-7 p.m., Monday through Friday, during Macomb roundabout construction. However, both inbound-outbound traffic patterns will change; main access to and from Schofield Barracks will be through Leilehua Avenue.

Due to housing area proximity, additional consideration for area residents is asked, including turning off or lowering car radio volume, watching for pedestrians and reducing vehicle speed.

The Directorate of Emergency Services will continue to conduct traffic assessment and implement changes.

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