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| July 12, 2013 | 0 Comments

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Relay For Life Volunteers — American Cancer Society is seeking relay volunteers, individuals and groups, now, for July 20-21 at Magic Island, for the largest worldwide fundraiser of its kind. Inquire at

Sesame Street — Opening night of Sesame Street’s “Can’t Stop Singing” is July 12 at the Blaisdell Concert Hall, and continues through July 21. Tickets range from $12-$28 and can be purchased at the Blaisdell box office, all Ticketmaster Outlets, online at or by phone at (800) 745-3000. Visit

13 / Saturday
Pacific Aviation Museum — A new exhibit honoring Pacific Aviation pioneers officially opens 3-4:30 p.m., July 13, Hangar 36. Free with paid museum admission. Call 441-1007, email or visit for tickets and information.

14 / Sunday
“Flutter: A Green Experience” — Runs during center hours through July 14 as Pearlridge Center’s 16th annual free summer exhibit for families. The museum-quality display features a host of eco-friendly, hands-on educational activities, including a Butterfly Pavilion, Keiki Exploration Station and educational workshops.
Admission to the Butterfly Pavilion is 10 a.m.-8 p.m., Monday-Saturday, and 10 a.m.-6 p.m., Sunday. Cost is $3; keiki under 8 are free with a paying adult.

“Cat on a Hot Tin Roof” — One of Tennessee Williams’s best-known works and winner of the Pulitzer Prize for drama, will run Thursday-Sunday, through July 14, at the Actors Group Theater, Dole Cannery Square.
Military discount tickets, $12. Make reservations at www.tag or call 722-6941.

20 / Saturday
Prince Lot Hula Festival — The largest noncompetitive hula event in Hawaii, 9 a.m.-4 p.m., July 20. Honors Prince Lot Kapuaiwa, who reprised the once forbidden hula in the district of Moanalua, at historic Moanalua Gardens. The event will feature both hula kahiko (ancient hula) and chant, and hula auana (modern hula) performances. Dancers will perform on one of the few remaining pa hula (hula mounds) in Hawaii. Visit or call 839-5334.

21 / Sunday
Ukulele Festival — This 43rd annual event is the largest event of its kind in the world, 10 a.m.-4 p.m., Kapiolani Park Bandstand. Visit

22 / Monday
Pet Microchipping — The Hawaiian Humane Society is teaming up with more than 20 veterinary clinics around Oahu to sponsor throughout July; $10 microchip implants for dogs and cats. Call 946-2187 or visit

23 / Tuesday
Wahiawa Lane Closure — The Hawaii Department of Transportation advises Oahu motorists of lane closures, 9 a.m.-2 p.m., July 23, on Kamehameha Highway in the southbound direction between Whitmore Avenue and Kilani Avenue, for road resurfacing on the approaches to the Karsten Thot bridge, weather permitting. During this time, the northbound lane will be contraflowed. Motorists are advised to allow for extra travel time.

24 / Thursday
Free Magic Classes — The International Brotherhood of Magicians hosts magic classes, 6 p.m., Kalihi-Palama Library. The fourth Thursday of every month features a free introductory class to the public.
A different aspect of beginner’s magic is taught every month, except November and December. Contact www.hawaiimagicclub, or call  216-9672.


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