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The Honolulu Advertiser
Posted on: Thursday, June 12, 2003

Community Calendar

Advertiser Staff


• ALIAMANU/SALT LAKE/FOSTER VILLAGE NEIGHBORHOOD BOARD, 7 p.m., Aliamanu Intermediate School cafetorium, 3271 Salt Lake Blvd. Information: 527-5749.

• DIAMOND HEAD/KAPAHULU/ST. LOUIS HEIGHTS NEIGHBORHOOD BOARD, 7 p.m., Ala Wai Clubhouse, 2nd floor, 404 Kapahulu Ave. Information: 527-5749.

• 'EWA NEIGHBORHOOD BOARD, 7 p.m., 'Ewa Beach Public Library, 91-950 North Road. Information: 527-5749.

• KO'OLAU LOA NEIGHBORHOOD BOARD, 7 p.m., Hau'ula Community Center, 54-010 Kukuna Road. Information: 527-5749.

• KALIHI VALLEY NEIGHBORHOOD BOARD, 7 p.m., Kalihi Valley District Park, 1911 Kamehameha V Road. Information: 527-5749.


• THE JAPANESE AMERICAN CITIZENS LEAGUE HONOLULU CHAPTER, annual membership meeting featuring a keynote speech by Rep. Barbara Marumoto and a musical performance by slack key guitar player Ozzie Kotani. Community leader Francis Y. Sogi will also be honored with the JACL service award. Includes buffet lunch. Tickets are $30; $25 for JACL members. 10:30 a.m., Japanese Cultural Center of Hawaii, ballroom, 2454 South Beretania St. Information: Susan Kitsu, 737-8073.

• "SAILING THE MANILA GALLEONS: FILIPINO WARRIORS, CARACOAS & THE FIRST GLOBAL ECONOMIC SYSTEM," a multimedia presentation by Dr. James Sobredo, assistant professor at California State University at Sacramento, about the galleon trade between Manila, Acapulco and China (recognized as the first global economic system), focusing on pre-Spanish Philippines society and its relationship with Filipino sailors, navigators and soldiers on sailing vessels from Manila, 10:00 a.m., Hawaii Plantation Village. Information: Kristal Ramos, 945-1517.


• WAHIAWA NEIGHBORHOOD BOARD, 7 p.m., Wahiawa Recreation Center, Halekoa Building, 1139 Kilani Ave. Information: 527-5749.