Community Calendar

| September 20, 2013 | 0 Comments
Send announcements a week prior to publication to community@

Send announcements a week
prior to publication to community@

20 / Friday
Aloha Festivals Craft Fair — Hyatt Regency Waikiki Beach Resort and Spa invites the public, 10 a.m.-6 p.m., to the third annual fair located in the Great Hall, ground floor, of the property. The employee halau (hula troop) will perform shortly before the regularly scheduled free Aloha Friday performance, 4:30-6 p.m. Call 808-923-1234.


Bishop Museum Free Day — Grand unveiling of the Pacific Hall, 9 a.m.-9 p.m., Bishop Museum, 1525 Bernice St. Features an all-day celebration of Pacific food, fashion, films, lectures, art, music, dance, poetry and prose. Free admission. Visit

Aloha Festivals Ho’olaule’a — Celebrating its 61st year, Waikiki’s largest block party will kick off with the arrival of the Royal Court, 7 p.m. Multiple stages of entertainment, lots of food, lei vendors and Hawaiian crafters will be spread along the world famous Kalakaua Avenue. Free admission.

22 / Sunday
Molokai to Oahu Canoe Race — Meet the women finishers of the 35th Na Wahine O Ke Kai 40-mile paddling event at the Hilton Hawaiian Village. Teams from around the world compete in the open ocean race that begins at Hale O Lono Harbor, Molokai, at 7 a.m., with an afternoon finish in Waikiki. Visit

26 / Thursday
Speechcraft — Paradise Club, a local Toastmaster’s International Group, invites the public to Speechcraft, 5:30-6:30 p.m., Thursdays, in the Orthopedics Center, TAMC, near the mauka entrance of the center, Sept. 19-Nov. 14.
Speechcraft is a specially designed workshop from Toastmasters International that shares fundamental tools for effective public speaking and presentation skills. The workshop is eight weeks and $10 for the entire series.
Contact Norm Scofield at 808-739-4332 or email

“Hawaii Five-O” Premiere — CBS’s “Hawaii Five-O” season four premiere begins with a free viewing and live appearances by the show’s stars, 6-8 p.m., Queen’s Beach, Waikiki. Special performance by the Jonas Brothers, following the premier. Open to the public.

27 / Friday
Hispanic American Heritage 5K Run — 500th Military Intelligence Brigade will host the run, 6:30 a.m., Sept. 27, SB Weyand Field. All Soldiers, civilians and family members are invited.

28 / Saturday
Floral Parade — Aloha Festivals event begins at 9 a.m., from Ala Moana Park to Kapiolani Park.

10 / Thursday
AMR National Night Out —IPC will host the second National Night Out celebration, beginning at 4 p.m., with a parade of exhibitors, Oct. 10, at the Aliamanu Community Center. This free event features exhibits, bouncers and live entertainment; it ends with a movie on the lawn at 6:30 p.m. Bring chairs and blankets.

Holiday Card Lane — Both SB and FS will host a holiday lane card competition for display Nov. 25-Jan. 6, 2014. Unit entry forms should be completed now through Nov. 15, and sponsoring unit/staff office/agency should purchase supplies now, to provide necessary labor, materials and funding for display.
Entry forms are located at the FMWR website,, or call the FMWR Special Events office, 808-655-0113.
Awards for best presentations will be presented at the Holiday Tree Lighting ceremonies on Dec. 3 (SB) and Dec. 5 (FS).

Children’s Waiting Room — The ASYMCA Children’s Waiting Room offers on-site child care for healthy children whose parents or siblings have medical appointments in any of the Schofield clinics or at TAMC. No fee is charged.
SB (808-433-8410 ) weekday hours are 8 a.m.-noon, and 1-4 p.m.; TAMC (808-833-1185 ) hours are 8 a.m.-3 p.m.

Food for Families — ASYMCA at WAAF has an emergency food locker to assist families. It’s open 8 a.m.-2 p.m., Monday-Friday. Call 808-624-5645.

Tags: , , ,

Category: Calendar, Community

Leave a Reply

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