Community Calendar

| July 18, 2014 | 0 Comments

Community Calendar

The Actors Group Theater — “Resistence!” a play about a former slave who resisted and helped overturn the Fugitive Slave Act in 1851, runs Thursdays through Sundays, through Aug. 3, and features $12 military admission. Visit for times and location.

Chicken Recall — Foster Farms, a California-based company, is recalling chicken identified with an outbreak of a strain of Salmonella Heidelberg, as identifield by the U.S. Department of Agriculture. Foster Farms products with use or freeze dates of March 16-31, 2014, and Aug. 29, 2015-Sept. 2, 2015, and Sunland Chicken products with ”best by” dates of March 7-11, 2015, and Aug. 29, 2015-Sept. 2, 2015, are affected. For full story, visit www.hawaiiarmy

Summer Closure — The FS Thrift Shop will be closed for summer break, through July18; it reopens July 22. Donations will still be accepted in its shed near the front entrance of the shop.

Joy of Sake — Take part in this biggest sake bash outside of Japan, 6:30-9 p.m., at the Hawaii Convention Center. The event celebrates Hawaii’s 100-year love affair with sake, with a record amount of the world’s finest sakes available for tasting, along with appetizers from Honolulu’s elite restaurants. Call 808-228-0195.

Fort DeRussy Museum — The Museum will close an hour early, at 4 p.m., through July 25, and resume normal business hours July 26.
19 / Saturday
Midsummer Night’s Gleam — Foster Botanical Garden transforms into a magical wonderland, 4-9 p.m. This free family night features a lion dance, bagpipe players and Scottish dancers, Mongolian tribesmen and their fighting knights, and the West African drum and dance ensemble Sewa Fare.
Keiki activities like crafts, face painting, bamboo music, games, balloons, bubbles and more will be provided, 4-6:30 p.m.
Foster Botanical Garden is located at 180 N. Vineyard Blvd., Honolulu. Call 808-522-7066.

20 / Sunday
Fun Walk — Join the Menehune Marchers Walking/Volksport Club on a 5K or 10K walk at Ho‘omaluhia Botanical Garden, 45-680 Luluku Road, Kaneohe. Participants may start anytime between 9-11 a.m., July 20, from Kahua Nui Pavilion, and must finish by 1 p.m.
Call Carol at 808-626-3575 for more details, or visit

25 / Friday
Bellows Closures — Camping at Bellows Field Beach Park will be prohibited July 25-28 and Aug. 2-3 for RIMPAC and other training exercises.

26 / Saturday
Rock and Roll Fundraiser — The Rotary Club of Wahiawa-Waialua holds its annual Rock and Roll Fundraiser, 6:30-10 p.m., at Dot’s Restaurant, 130 Mango St. in Wahiawa.
Radio talent Pipi from KCCN FM100 will emcee the event, which includes food, door prizes, raffle items and cool, rockin’ music by LS34.
Tickets cost $30. Monies generated will help fund the club’s many service projects during the year, including the Wahiawa Veterans Day parade, youth scholarships and more.

29 / Tuesday
Facebook Town Hall — Attend the quarterly online Facebook Town Hall, hosted by Col. Richard Fromm, commander, USAG-HI, from 6-7:30 p.m., at, under the “Events” tab.

9 / Saturday
The MCBH Keiki Tradewind Triathlon — Marine Corps Base Hawaii is holding this annual keiki triathlon Saturday, Aug. 9, for two age divisions: 7-10 and 11-14 year olds. The event is open to the public. For race details, visit for more information.

15 / Friday
WMCAC Golf Tourney — Hit the greens with the Waianae Military Civilian Advisory Council at its annual golf tournament at Makaha Valley Country Club (Makaha East Golf Course). Check-in is 10:30-11:30 a.m., and the tourney begins with a shotgun start at noon. An awards banquet will follow.
Cost for this three-person scramble is $125 per player. To register, contact Don Arakaki at 808-255-8669.

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