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The Honolulu Advertiser
Posted on: Wednesday, June 20, 2001

TGI Wednesday

The ** indicates admission is $5 or less, or free. Full price is listed; the * denotes lower price for students, seniors, military, members and/or children. Call the venue for details.


** Namikaji, Okinawan fusion, noon-1 p.m., Tamarind Park, downtown; free. 527-5666.

** AT&T Wildest Show in Town, with a concert by Col÷n, contemporary, 6 p.m., Honolulu Zoo; gates open at 4:35 p.m.; also: guided tour of select zoo animals (5:15-5:45 p.m.; limited to 30 attendees), 'ukulele giveaway (6-8 p.m.) and a keiki coloring contest of different animals; repeats at 6 p.m. Wednesdays, through Aug. 29; free (donations to the Honolulu Zoological Society accepted). 926-3191.


Ballet Hawaii Summer Dance Class, with Alaine Haubert, co-director of American Ballet Theatre's Summer Intensive, 6:30-8 p.m., Ballet Hawaii studios at Dole Cannery Outlet Center; repeats Thursday, and 10 a.m.-noon June 22; $15 per class. Register: 521-8600.

** Swing Dance lessons, practice and pot luck, with Jennifer and Matthew Wong, 6:45-9 p.m., Kapi'olani Park bandstand; repeats June 27; $4. 236-4082.

Hip-hop/funk dance classes, for teens and adults, 7 p.m., Aloha Activity Center, 725 Kapi'olani Blvd., Suite C101; beginning and intermediate levels available; repeats Wednesdays and at 10 a.m. Saturdays; $10 per hour. Register: 224-4777.

Rosalie Woodson Annual Recital, 7 p.m., Hawai'i Theatre; repeats 7 p.m. Thursday; $12. 528-0506.


** "The Charcoal People (Os Carvoeiros)" (1999, Portuguese with English subtitles), 7:30 p.m., The Academy Theater; $5*. 532-8700.

** "The Port of Last Resort" (1998), documentary on Jewish refugees who fled to Shanghai seeking safety from the Nazis, 7:30 p.m., Yukiyoshi Room 012, Krauss Hall, UH-Manoa; $3*. 956-3836.


** "Tasty Tales of Summer," storytime for toddlers, 10 a.m., 'Aiea Public Library; repeats 10 a.m. June 27 and July 11; free. 483-7333.

Box Car Racing, presented by American Box Car Racing International, 3-9 p.m., Pearl City Box Car Track; repeats Fridays and Wednesdays, and 1-5 p.m. Saturdays, Sundays and most holidays; $6*. 947-3393.

** Children's Program, 6:30 p.m., Waimanalo Public & School Library; repeats Wednesdays, through July 27, as part of the library's Children's Summer Reading Program; free. 259-9925.


Auntie Pasto's Kapahulu, 739-2426, Boogie Nights, with DJs playing music of the '60s-'80s, 10:30 p.m.-2 a.m.

Havana Cabana-Honolulu, 524-4277, Art Attack, with DJs A2Z, Danny 01, Slant and others, 9 p.m.-2 a.m.; also, break dance exhibitions in a battle format, art installations and prize drawings; for 21 and older.

Micronesian Night Club, 848-5665, Refonuach, 9 p.m.-4 a.m.

Sand Island Restaurant & Bar, 847-5001, Blues Jam, 9:30 p.m.

Sheraton Waikiki Hotel, 922-4422, Hawai'i Ballroom, Mr. Hypnotist show, featuring Leslie Reynolds, 8:30 p.m.; dinner at 6:30 p.m. and cocktails at 8 p.m.; for 18 and older; 931-8100 and Poolside Bar, Ku'uipo Kumukahi with Nalani and Na Kia'i A Ke Ali'i, Hawaiian with hula, 6-8:30 p.m.

Wave Waikiki, 941-0424, ext. 12, Club '80s, 10 p.m.; for 21 and older.