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The Honolulu Advertiser
Posted on: Friday, May 16, 2003

Neighbor Islands

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


Ka Ulu Lauhala O Kona Festival, celebration of Hawaiian crafts and music with classes for beginners to advanced, today through Sunday, Kona Village Resort; call for schedule and fees. (808) 325-5555.

"The Hours," PG-13 rated film starring Nicole Kidman, Meryl Streep and Julianne Moore, follows the parallel lives of three women facing alienation and suicide and the search for love, 5 and 7:30 p.m. today and Saturday and 7:30 p.m. Sunday, Aloha Theatre, Kainaliu; $12*. (808) 322-2122.

"An Insider's View of Hubble Space Mission and Keck," lecture by NASA Astronaut Rick Linnehan, 7 p.m. today, Haulalai Lecture Theater, W.M. Keck Observatory Offices, Waimea; free. (808) 885-7887.

"City of God," R-rated film about youth gangs in Rio de Janiero, Brazil, in the 1960s, 7:30 p.m. today and Saturday, Palace Theatre, Hilo; repeats 2:30 p.m. Sunday and 7:30 p.m. Monday and Tuesday; $6*. (808) 934-7777.

"It's All About Love," Waimea Community Chorus spring concert, 7:30 p.m. today and Saturday and 3 p.m. Sunday, Parker School Auditorium; $8*. (808) 775-1660, (808) 640-4122.

Asian/Pacific Islander American Heritage Day, with workshops and craft demonstrations, 9 a.m.-2 p.m. Saturday, Pu'ukohola Heiau National Historic Site, Kawaihae; free. (808) 882-7218, ext. 23.

3rd Annual Botanical Exposition and Plant Sale, with exhibits, educational tours, petting zoo, food booths and more, 9:30 a.m.-3:30 p.m. Saturday, Pana'ewa Rainforest Zoo, Hilo; free. (808) 959-9233, (808) 965-8067.

"Lei Making I," introductory workshop led by Loke Kamanu on lei kui (sewing style) and wili lei (twisted lei), including types of flowers, proper way to pick Hawaiian flowers and lei giving etiquette, 10 a.m.-3 p.m. Saturday, Volcano Art Center, Hawai'i Volcanoes National Park; $35 includes all supplies, bring a potluck lunch. Registration: 967-8222.

Native Hawaiian Traditions and Customs, talk by Lei Kihoi, 6 p.m. Saturday, Onizuka Center, Visitor Information Station on Mauna Kea; free. (808) 961-2180.

"From the Heart," concert with Darlene Ahuna and guests, 7:30 p.m. Saturday, Kilauea Military Camp Theater, Hawai'i Volcanoes National Park; $12 advance, $13 at the door. (808) 967-8222.

"Hawaii Tales for Young People," interactive play presented by cast members of Honolulu Theatre for Youth, 12:30 p.m. Monday, Laupahoehoe Public and School Library; free. (808) 962-2229; also 3 p.m. Monday at Na'alehu Public Library, (808) 939-2424; 3 p.m. Tuesday at Bond Memorial Public Library, Kapa'au, (808) 889-6655; 5:30 p.m. Tuesday at Kailua-Kona Public Library, (808) 327-4327; and 9 a.m. Wednesday at Pahoa Public & School Library. Free.

"Recent Changes in the Pu'u 'O'o Eruption," Rick Hobitt, U.S. Geological Survey geologist, discusses the Mother's Day 2002 outbreak of lava, 6 p.m. Tuesday, Kilauea Visitor Center Auditorium, Hawai'i Volcanoes National Park; $1. (808) 985-6014.

"Manta Rays," talk by Tim Clark on their habitat, population structure and conservation, 8:30 p.m. Tuesday, Thelma Parker Memorial Library, Waimea; free. (808) 887-6067.


"Tony 'n' Tina's Wedding," musical comedy, 6-9 p.m. daily except Tuesday, Hyatt Regency Maui; $76.50 with 20 percent discount for kama'aina. (808) 667-4727.

"Rescue in the Night," musical presentation of the Biblical story of Daniel in the lion's den by children from Emmanuel Lutheran School, 7 p.m. today, Castle Theater, Maui Arts & Cultural Center; free. (808) 242-7469.

"Festival of Canoes," craft demonstrations, cultural workshops and master carvers working on their canoes each day, 9 a.m.-5 p.m. daily through May 24 at various locations in Lahaina; most events are free. Call for schedule: (808) 667-9175, (808) 667-9193.

Kids Day America/International, games, prizes and entertainment, 10 a.m.-4 p.m. Saturday, Lahaina Cannery Mall; free. (808) 661-5304.

Spring 2003 Dance Extravaganza, musical production presented by Maui Academy of Performing Arts and the Maui Civic Light Opera, ballet performance 4 p.m. Saturday, jazz and tap 7 p.m., Castle Theater, Maui Arts & Cultural Center; $10* both shows, $7* one show. (808) 242-7469.

Neto Peraza, guitar, 6-9 p.m. Sundays and Thursdays, Honolulu Coffee Company Cafe, Wailea; free. (808) 891-6770.

"The Sublime and the Divine!," Maui Symphony Orchestra and Chorus perform Handel's "Water Music," Mozart's "Requiem" with works by Womack and Ravel, 7:3 p.m. Monday, conversation with maestro Stuart Chafetz at 6:30 p.m., Castle Theater, Maui Arts & Cultural Center; $45, $40 and $25*. (808) 242-7469.

Willie K, traditional Hawaiian songs and katchi-katchi music, 9:30 p.m.-1:30 a.m. Mondays, Hapa's, Kihei; $7 cover charge. (808) 879-9001.

" 'Ulalena," a theatrical production, this week with a special Mother's Day matinee, 6 and 8:30 p.m. Tuesday and Saturday, 6 p.m. Wednesday through Friday, Maui Myth & Magic Theatre, Lahaina; Producer's Package with VIP seating and backstage tour: $65; general admission $45* ($32.50* kama'aina). (808) 661-9913.

Aloha Concert, performance by the '?ao Intermediate School Band, 6:30 p.m. Tuesday, Castle Theater, Maui Arts & Cultural Center; free. (808) 242-7469.

Billy Bones, tales, songs and talk story, 2-3 p.m. Wednesdays and Fridays, Whalers Village; free. (808) 661-4567.

"Nowhere in Africa," unrated film in English and German with English subtitles about a Jewish family who flees Germany for Kenya, 5 and 7:30 p.m. Wednesday, Castle Theater, Maui Arts & Cultural Center; part of the Maui Film Festival; $10*. (808) 242-7469, (808) 572-3456.


Cindy Combs, slack-key guitar, 6:30-9:30 p.m. Fridays, Hanapepe Cafe; free with dinner. (808) 335-5011.

Donna Malia, 'ukulele and Hawaiian songs, 6:30-8:30 p.m. Fridays and Saturdays, CJ's Steak and Seafood, Princeville; free entertainment with dinner. (808) 826-6211.

Keoki's Paradise, Poipu entertainment: Papa'a Bay Boys, 8:30-10:30 p.m. Fridays; Sista and Two Bruddahs, 8-10 p.m. Saturdays; Russell Wellington and Jason Suzawa, 3-6 p.m. Sundays; no cover. (808) 742-7534.

Malani Bilyeu, contemporary Hawaiian music, 6-9 p.m. Saturdays through Tuesdays, Kaua'i Marriott Resort, Lihu'e; free. (808) 245-5050.

"Kaua'i Style: Celebrating 20 Years of E Kanikapila Kakou," fund-raiser with crafts fair, food booths, keiki activities and entertainment, sponsored by Garden Island Arts Council, noon-10 p.m. Sunday, Kilauea Plantation Manager's Estate; $15 donation, $3 for children under 17. (808) 245-2733.

Whole World Theatre, improv comedy troupe, dinner 5 p.m., show 7 p.m. Thursdays, Hukilau Lanai, Wailua; $60* dinner and show, $25* show only. (808) 822-0600.