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The Honolulu Advertiser
Posted on: Friday, April 2, 2010

Community calendar

Advertiser Staff


XERISCAPE EGG DECORATING class for keiki using flowers and leaves 10 a.m. to noon at Hālawa Xeriscape Garden, Hālawa Valley Central Park industrial area; $5 per family. Advance registration: 748-5369. Information: www.boardofwatersupply.com

BILL'S BOOKMOBILE Saturday sale, 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. at 680 Pohukaina St. in Kaka'ako; proceeds to Hawai'i's library system; sponsored by Friends of the Library of Hawai'i. 536-4174.

THE GREEN HOUSE workshops in Pauoa/Punchbowl: Edible Landscaping will teach how to landscape with vegetables, herbs and fruits 10 to 11:30 a.m.; and Capture the Power of the Sun basic photovoltaic workshop will teach how to design a solar PV system 1:30 to 3 p.m.; $20 each. Registration: www.thegreenhousehawaii.com or 524-8427.

KUPUNA CONNECTIONS, Kapi'olani Community College's television series on issues of interest to senior citizens and their families, 9:30 a.m. every Saturday on Channel 52. www.kupunaeducation.com or 734-9469.


HULA'S EASTER FUNDRAISING BUFFET to benefit the FoodBasket, which provides nourishing food to those with HIV/AIDS, 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. Sunday at Hula's Bar & Lei Stand, second floor, Waikiki Grand Hotel; $15 in advance, $20 day of event; available from Hula's bartenders or at www.thefoodbasket.org. 375-8440.


BAND REUNION of current and former Kamehameha band students and booster parents, 5:30 to 9:30 p.m. April 17 at Queen Kapi'olani Hotel; $25 by today, $35 after and at the door. www.mrriggleswarriors.com.

AARP CHAPTER 60 WAIKIKI lunch meeting, 11:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. Wednesday at Hale Koa Hotel. Featured speaker, Jim Pietsch, director, University of Hawai'i Elder Law Program, on UHELP and POLST (physician orders for life-sustaining treatment); member $24, non-members $25; mail check by April 2 to P.O. Box 23227, Honolulu, HI 96823 or call 734-1350.

'OHANA DAY, the military and Wahiawā community are invited to take part in a day of family fun on the Leilehua High School campus 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. April 10 at 1515 California Ave. Crafts, food, games and entertainment. Proceeds to the Class of 2012 and Military Children's Center at Schofield Barracks.

60-MINUTE HAWAIIAN, learn to cope with Hawaiian words in one free session, 6 p.m. Tuesday at Liliha Public Library; co-sponsored by the library and The Program to Preserve Hawaiian Place Names; repeats first Tuesday monthly. 587-7577.

PUERTO RICAN DAY ON THE PLANTATION, 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. April 10 at Hawaii's Plantation Village in Waipahu. Featuring Puerto Rican music, dance, food and genealogy, a country store and tour of la casita; free admission and parking. 677-0110 or www.hawaiiplantationvillage.org.

WORM WORKSHOP, 10 a.m. to noon April 10 at Hālawa Xeriscape Garden; how worm harvesting can conserve water while fertilizing plants. Bring lunch. Garden tour 9:40 a.m.; $30, guest $10. Registration: waikikiworm@hawaii.rr.com.