Community Calendar

| April 30, 2015 | 2 Comments
Community Calendar

Community Calendar

1 / Friday
Lei Day Celebration — City and County of Honolulu hosts the 88th edition of this 9 a.m.-5:30 p.m. celebration of history and culture at Kapiolani Park Bandstand. Free event features a village of Hawaiian artisans, a lei contest exhibit and food vendors throughout the park.

2 / Saturday
MCB-Hawaii Koa Spring Triathlons — Runners big and small, young and experienced, are invited to join Marine Corps Community Services (MCCS) at Marine Corps Base-Hawaii, May 2 & 3 for the Koa Kai Sprint Triathlons. Saturday’s event, 7 a.m., is for ages 7-14. Call regarding registration 254-7590.

Hawaii Book & Music Festival — Free two-day event begins Saturday, May 2, 10 a.m.-5 p.m., on the Fasi Civic Center Grounds next to Honolulu Hale. Features 150 events and 600 presenters, book swaps, author signings, food and entertainment. Visit www.hawaiibookandmusicfestival.org.

Kuhio Beach Hula Show — Free show, 6-7 p.m., Tuesdays, Thursdays and Saturdays at the Kuhio Beach Hula Mound, near the Duke Kahanamoku statue, weather permitting. Call 843-8002. Seating is available on the grass. Cameras are welcome.

6 / Wednesday
Family Night — SB weekly family gathering begins at 5:30 p.m. and is located at the Main Post Chapel. Sessions follow from 6:10-7:30 p.m. Child care is provided.
Some of the classes offered include Financial Peace University, Healthy Living and 7 Habits of Highly Effective Army Families.
Contact at SB is Deborah McSwain, director of Religious Education, at 655-9198. At AMR Chapel, call 839-4319.

21 / Thursday
TAMC Free Concert — Tripler Army Medical Center Chapel (TAMC), Schofield, and JBPH-H Gospel Service will host a combined revival and free community concert, May 21-23. For more information write rj3cannon@aol.com.

23 / Saturday
Flowers for Fallen — The Girl Scouts are asking for the community’s help to ensure that each of the over 9,000 veterans receive a lei of aloha, Memorial Day, with donations of flowers or helping to sew lei on Saturday, May 23, from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. at Windward Mall. Suggested flower donations are blossoms of plumeria, bougainvillea, stephanotis, or crown flowers; stalks of hardy tropical flowers will also be accepted (24-inches maximum).

Ongoing
JROTC Medal Presenters — Seeking active/Reserve officers from all of the uniformed services to serve as volunteer medal presenters for the 2015 Hawaii JROTC awards ceremonies, through May 20. They’re usually held on high school grounds or at community centers in the evening hours after school is out.
Seeking officers “to give back to their community” by honoring those cadets at the top of their class. Contact retired Col. Arthur Tulak at Hawaii@mofwus.org or call 477-8195 during duty hours.

Diana Ross Concert Tickets — Pop legend Diana Ross makes a first-ever concert appearance with Blaisdell Arena shows June 12 & 13. Tickets are available now and begin at $45 at the NBC box office, 777 Ward Ave. Call (800) 745-3000 or visit www.ticketmaster.com.

TAMC Arts & Crafts Volunteers — American Red Cross is seeking volunteers for patient and family support. Contact Yolanda Gainwell at 433-6631.

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 Road, 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.

Tripler Parking — TAMC has opened 121 new parking stalls on the lower level of the Oceanside parking lot. TAMC leaders launched the parking project to help alleviate parking concerns.

Go Akamai — Commuters can now check real-time traffic data at GoAkamai.org, courtesy of the Hawaii State Department of Transportation and the City and County of Honolulu, Department of Transportation Services.
GoAkamai.org is a one-stop website that provides real-time traffic data, enabling travelers to make better decisions when planning their commutes. Travelers are encouraged to check GoAkamai.org before leaving work or home.

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  1. PATRICIA O'RORKE says:

    CAN YOU PLEASE TELL ME THE DATE AND TIME OF THE 2015 MEMORIAL DAY CEREMONY AT THE PUNCHBOWL MILITARY CEMETERY OF THE PACIFIC? CAN’T FIND IT ANYWHERE.

    THANKS,
    PATTI O’RORKE

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