Community Calendar

| June 6, 2014 | 0 Comments


Community Calendar Logo






Send announcements a week prior to publication to

Free Concerts — The historic Royal Hawaiian Band performs free public concerts, noon, every Friday of the month on the grounds of Iolani Palace.

First Friday Street Festival — Honolulu Chinatown area galleries and other arts venues open their doors, 5-9 p.m., for artist receptions, live music and refreshments. Events are free, and gallery walk maps are available at various locations. Visit or call 808-521-2903.

Waimea Valley ­— Waimea Valley seeks help to complete the Kauhale Restoration Project. The foundation is seeking volunteer groups interested in participating in its organized workdays to complete this project. Call 638-5855.

9 / Monday
Armed Services Blood Program — Blood drive scheduled, 11 a.m.-3 p.m., at the Schofield Exchange. To schedule an appointment, visit or call 808-433-6148.

10 / Tuesday
Fort DeRussy Free Concerts — Army Music Hawaii will be performing two free concerts, open to the public, 6-7 p.m., June 10 and 11, at the area between Hale Koa Hotel and U.S. Army Museum of Hawaii at Fort DeRussy.

12 / Thursday
Sisters in Arms — USARPAC will host a Sisters in Arms panel event, noon-2 p.m., titled “Honoring the history of women’s service in the Pacific,” at the AMR Chapel.

13 / Friday
Pearl Harbor Celebration — Paid admission is being waived for tours of the Battleship Missouri Memorial, Pacific Aviation Museum Pearl Harbor and USS Bowfin Submarine Museum and Park to celebrate the Army’s birthday. Present a valid military I.D. at the ticket and information booth at the Pearl Harbor Visitor Center or on-site at each Pearl Harbor Historic Site. Active duty, retired and dependent Army members are invited to enjoy “free pass” days, June 13-14.

Pan-Pacific Hoolaulea — This special three-day celebration, June 13-15, includes a huge Friday night block party, a hula festival and a grand parade along Kalakaua Avenue in Waikiki. Visit

14 / Saturday
King Kamehameha Day Parade — This colorful celebration begins 9 a.m. and moves down King Street to Punchbowl, then moves into Waikiki via Ala Moana Boulevard. A Hoolaulea follows, 10 a.m.-3 p.m., at the Gateway Park. The events honor the reign of King Kamehameha, who was responsible for uniting the Hawaiian Islands under his rule in 1795.

17 / Tuesday
U.S. Army Museum of Hawaii — The U.S. Army Museum of Hawaii in Fort DeRussy reopens to the general public, June 17, after maintenance and repair temporarily closed the facility. The museum store, however, is open during repair work, Monday-Friday, 9 a.m.-3:30 p.m., on the east side of Bldg. 32, during construction. Call 808-942-0318.

Vehicle Registration — The City and County of Honolulu satellite vehicle registration office at Joint Base Pearl Harbor-Hickam is open for business 9 a.m.-4:30 p.m., Tuesdays and Thursdays, at 915 North Rd., Bldg. 1314, in the Club Pearl Complex. The service is open to all military personnel, their family members and civilians from all military bases with base access.

Online Academic Support — is a DOD-funded resource that provides help in all core school subjects and is offered at no cost to grades K-12 students in U.S. military families.

Go Akamai — Commuters can now check real-time traffic data at, courtesy of the Hawaii State Department of Transportation and the City and County of Honolulu, Department of Transportation Services.

Tags: , ,

Category: Calendar, Community

Leave a Reply

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