Paul Bragg free exercise class by his daughter, Pat, 9-10:30 a.m. Monday to Saturday, Fort DeRussy lawn, next to Army Museum.
MISSION HOUSES MUSEUM HISTORY SEMINAR/DOCENT TRAINING centering on the Missionary period, 1820-1863, 10 a.m.-noon, Mondays and Wednesday through Feb. 27, 553 S. King St.; $75 admission includes membership. 531-0481 ext. 16.
MAYOR JEREMY HARRIS STATE OF THE CITY ADDRESS 11 a.m., Honolulu Hale Courtyard, downtown; parking in the Civic Center parking structure, entrance on Alapai Street or the Kalanimoku Building parking structure, enter from Punchbowl Street.
TROPICAL FRUIT FARMERS information sessions on a proposed crop insurance program to be sponsored by the U.S. Department of Agriculture Risk Management Agency, concentrating on coffee, guava, bananas, papaya, mango, ramputan, atemoya and lychee, 2-4 p.m., Hilo Extension Office, 875 Komohana St., meeting room; 6:30-9 p.m. Tuesday, Kona Extension Office, meeting room; and 2-4:30 p.m. Wednesday, Maui Extension Office, 310 Ka'ahumanu Ave., building 214, meeting room, Kahului. http://www2.ctahr.hawaii.edu/agrisk/.
NARCOTICS ANONYMOUS meetings 4 p.m. Mondays, Wednesdays and Fridays, 1159 Bethel St. 734-4357.
Latin Dance for Night Clubs introduction to salsa, rumba and tango 6:45-8:15 p.m. Mondays to April 29, Aloha Activity Center, 725 Kapi'olani Blvd. at Cooke Street, Room C-101; $95 fee. 739 2772.
"TAKE IT THE BUS," video for senior citizens, 10 a.m.-11 a.m., Central Union Church, women's building, South Beretania and Punahou Streets; free, public welcome; come early for exercises, stay after for board games. 941-0957.
Latin Dance for Night Clubs introduction to merengue, mambo and cha cha 7:15-8:45 p.m. Tuesdays through April 9, Aloha Activity Center, 725 Kapi'olani Blvd., Room C-101; $80 fee. 739 2772.
NAMI MANOA SUPPORT GROUP meeting for family/helpers of the mentally ill, 7 p.m., Manoa Gardens office, University of Hawai'i at Manoa campus. 591-1297.
MICROSOFT, TECHNET AND MSDN BRIEFINGS, for IT professionals and developers and anyone who writes applications or deploys, supports, implements, plans or manages technology for their company, 7 a.m.-12:30 p.m., Sheraton Waikiki Ballrooms, Waikiki; call for further information. (877) MSEVENT (code 105446417).
"BREAKING THE CYCLE-RELATIONSHIP PATTERNS AND EMOTIONAL REACTION," nine week course 5-6 p.m., BRIDGING THE COMMUNICATION GAP-COMMINICATION AND PROBLEM SOLVING SKILLS, six week course beginning Friday, 5-6:30 p.m., both downtown; $18 per class; call for location and further information. 263-0355.
"KADOSH," a film telling a tale about the power struggle between the lives of secular and religious Jews, 7:30 p.m., Yukiyoshi Room, Krauss Hall, University of Hawai'i at Manoa. 956-7221.
EXPERTS AT THE PALACE 2002, lecture entitled "A'ala Community Before the War," by Brian Suzuki of the Japanese Cultural Center, noon, Old Archives Building, 'Iolani Palace grounds; free. 956-9546.
DIVORCECARE support group 6:30-8:30 p.m., GRIEFSHARE support group 7-9 p.m., First Presbyterian Church of Honolulu, 1822 Ke'eaumoku St., Makiki; through April 4; childcare available by reservation; workbook $10, scholarships available. 532-1111.
WINDWARD UNITED CHURCH OF CHRIST THRIFT SHOP open 9 a.m.-1 p.m. Thursdays and 8 a.m.-noon Saturdays, 38 Kaneohe Bay Drive, Kailua, across from the Aikahi Shopping Center. 254-3802.
"Defining Our Destiny," faculty, students, parents, public invited to participate in an all-day brainstorming event regarding the University of Hawai'i, Campus Center Ballroom, 9 a.m.-4 p.m., Manoa campus; validated parking, laptops only; results to determine next U.H. strategic plan.
SILENT VIGIL protesting the Afghanistan war as a proper response to the Sept. 11 attacks, 4-6 p.m., 'ewa side of the Prince Kuhio Federal Building, 1300 Ala Moana Blvd. 988-6266.
Kako'o 'Ohana Pa'ahao, support/activity group for families of current or former inmates, ex-inmates and community members who want positive change; 6:30 p.m., Queen Lili'uokalani Children's Center, 1300 Halona St. 833-7694.
2002 NIGHT IN CHINATOWN FESTIVAL AND PARADE 9 a.m.-11 p.m., Maunakea Street, Chinatown, featuring food, crafts, lion dancers, parade 4 p.m. from State Capitol on Hotel Street to River Street.
PUBMED AND MEDLINEPLUS FOR CONSUMERS, workshhop to teach basic skills to search and access health information from the National Library of Medicine, 9:30 a.m., Hawaii Medical Library, 1221 Punchbowl St., downtown; free; call for reservations. 536-9302 ext. 127.
"GROWING PLEASURE: COTTAGE GARDENS," Rene Johnson reveals the local traditions in various European regions and gives an idea of the structures and plants used, 10-11:30 a.m., Lyon Arboretum, 3860 Manoa Rd.; $8 fee, members $6. 988-0456.
"LEARN HOW TO PEER COUNSEL," free introductory seminar 1-3:30 p.m., Hawaii Wellness Institute, 1802 Ke'eaumoku St.; reserved seating only. 734-3887.
COLONEL ED HUBBARD USAF (retired), former POW in North Vietnam, sharing lessons on survival and how to apply those lessons in life, 11:45 a.m.-1:15 p.m. and 6-7:30 p.m. Feb. 4, 320 Ward Ave., Room 206; call for further information. 596-0076.
24TH ANNUAL HAWAII WATER ENVIRONMENT CONFERENCE Feb. 6-8, Hawai'i Convention Center, Waikiki; more than 300 private and municipal wastewater industry professionals, wastewater system operators, equipment suppliers, manufacturer representatives and interested individuals expected to attend; discussion topics to include oil and grease control, recycling and bio-solids; workshops on interpreting design drawings, secondary treatment and preparing for audits (off site at Department of Health laboratory); more than 40 exhibits; early registration recommended, forms on website. 596-7790, www.hwea.org
COMPLETE LIFE COURSE: CARE OF THE DYING, three day workshop for caregivers on providing sensitive, compassionate care to the dying, including a basic knowledge of the grieving process, 8 a.m.-noon, Feb. 9, 16 and 23, Pearl City Community Church, Higuchi Hall, 933 Lehua Avenue, Pearl City; free; registration deadline Jan. 25. 488-9937, 455-4148.
2002 HUMPBACK WHALE COUNT sponsored by the National Marine Sanctuaries 8 a.m.-noon, Feb. 23 and March 30, at designated points along O'ahu, Kaua'i and Big Island coasts; call to register, to become a site leader or for information about the training session. O'ahu 397-2651, Kaua'i 246-2860, Maui (800) 831-4888, 587-0106.
CERTIFIED FINANCIAL PLANNER certification examination candidates' six day live review course 8 a.m.-5 p.m., March 1-3 and March 8-10, University of Hawai'i at Manoa, College of Business Administration; tuition $1,255, including the KEIR CFP Certification Review Package; register by Jan. 31; call Dr. Rosita Chang. 956-7592. or email@example.com