HONOLULU COUNTY GENEALOGY SOCIETY, meeting, 9 a.m. at Mānoa Gardens Elderly Housing Complex community center; featured speaker, author and researcher Ellie Nordyke, on Capt. James Cook's voyages and early roots in England.
ELEGANT EVENING BENEFIT, for Kaua'i United Way, 5 to 9 p.m. at St. Regis Princeville Resort; cocktails, dinner by executive chef Carlos Jorge, classical music performances; auction of travel packages for two to Alaska, New York City, San Francisco and the Los Angeles Grammy Awards; $250, $450 for two, table of 10 $2,000. www.kauaiunitedway.org.
KAMA'ĀINA KIDS DAY CAMPS, featuring off-site adventures and on-site activities March 15 to 19; consult www.kamaainakids.com for complete information.
FAMILIES FOR R.E.A.L. is a free state Department of Education family support program; weekly 1 1/4-hour classes begin in March and continue for 10 to 12 weeks at Benjamin Parker Elementary School; parent-child activities, parent discussion groups and child play sessions; to register, call 235-9189.