Community Calendar

| July 19, 2013 | 0 Comments


Send announcements a week prior to publication to

Army Hawaii Ten-Miler Qualifier — Entry submission is now through 4 p.m., July 24, for active duty Soldiers only, at the FMWR Sports, Fitness and Aquatics office.  The 6:30 a.m., July 27, race is the qualifier for the Army Ten Miler, Oct. 20, in Washington, D.C.
Contact Mike Kim, (808) 655-0922 or

Orchid Society Show — Annual show, 9 a.m.-5 p.m. Friday and Saturday, 9 a.m.-3 p.m., Sunday at Ewa Elementary School, 91-1280 Renton Rd. Includes a plant sale.

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.

Ready2React — Emergency preparedness event, 10 a.m.-2 p.m., July 20, at Pearlridge Center. City, state, federal and military first-responders offer advice about how to react for any emergency or disaster on Oahu.

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

Sesame Street — Sesame Street’s “Can’t Stop Singing” ends its run of performances, July 21, at the Blaisdell Concert Hall. 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

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.

3 / Saturday
Garden Open House — Board of Water Supply and the Friends of Halawa Xeriscape Garden host the 25th annual Halawa Xeriscape
Garden Open House and Unthirsty Plant Sale, 9 a.m.-3 p.m., Aug. 3, in Halawa Valley’s Central Park Industrial Area.

5 / Monday
Photography Competition — The Waikiki Aquarium invites amateur and professional photographers ages 18 and older to compete for a chance to be featured in the 2014 Aquarium Calendar.
Entries will be accepted through the Aquarium’s Facebook page until Aug. 5. Visit


Category: Calendar, Community, Fitness

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *