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The Honolulu Advertiser
Posted on: Monday, May 24, 2010

Coming events

Advertiser Staff


ROTARY CLUB OF KAPOLEI SUNSET to meet 5:30 to 7 p.m. at Roy's in Ko Olina. Guest speaker, A. Kam Napier, editor of Honolulu Magazine. Fee: $20, includes light meal. Information: 225-6205.

MILILANI TOASTMASTERS, 7:30 to 8:45 p.m. at Mililani Ike Elementary School cafeteria. 623-8208.


KOMO MAI, a chapter of Business Network International, specializing in business referrals, 9 to 10:30 a.m., Sizzler Restaurant, Dillingham Plaza. Breakfast $10. 753-3540 or www.KomoMaiBNI.com.

PALOLO TOASTMASTERS meet 6:30-7:30 p.m. near University of Hawai'i-Manoa; call Ed for the location. 656-1689.


WINDOWS WITHOUT WALLS, informational and networking event showcasing Windows 7 operating system 5:30 to 7:30 p.m. at Honolulu Design Center; sponsored by PDC Systems, Latin Business Hawaii and Microsoft with participants Sony, Verizon Wireless and Screens & Things; LBH members $15, others $20. Register by May 24: 638-3098 or info@latinbusinesshawaii.com.

MARKETING AND COMMUNICATION FOR SMALL BUSINESS. Learn to identify your business's unique and marketable qualities and to develop a consistent company message and brand 5:30 to 7:30 p.m. at Hawai'i Women's Business Center, Suite A. Fee: $30. RSVP by May 24: 526-1001. Register online: www.hwbc.org.

FILIPINO-AMERICAN MULTI ETHNIC SOCIETY meeting 6 p.m. at Dave and Busters, Ward Entertainment Center; FAME mentors and motivates new and existing businesses; $20 includes dinner. 781-5905.

INJURED WORKER BREAKFAST CLUB 8 to 9 a.m. at IHOP Pearl City conference room; Bruce Berger, vocational rehabilitation counselor and licensed mental health counselor will be there. Reservations: 277-9919.

ROTARY CLUB OF KAHALA SUNRISE, 7:30 a.m., Waialae Country Club. 722-2538.

DOWNTOWN BUSINESS ASSOCIATES TOASTMASTERS 12 to 1 p.m. every Wednesday at Architects Hawaii, American Savings Tower, second floor. 554-7184, www.dbatoastmasters.com/.

WINNERS CIRCLE TOASTMASTERS, 7:30 to 8:45 a.m., Unity Church, 3608 DiamondHead Circle. 833-7538.

BUSINESS NETWORK INTERNATIONAL, Honolulu Metro Chapter meets weekly, 9:30 to 11 a.m., NealBlaisdell Center, Maui conference room. 372-0065 (Kathy Davenport).

HONOLULU BUSINESS NETWORK, East Oahu Chapter, meets 12 to 1:30 p.m., Oahu Club. 284-1780 (Michael Mazzella).


PROFESSIONAL WOMEN'S NETWORK benefit luncheon 11:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. at a private downtown venue. Featured speaker, Suzanne Jones, City and County of Honolulu Recycling Program chair, on recycling initiatives. Tickets: $35 by May 21, thereafter, guests $38, others 43. RSVP by May 24: reservations@pwnhawaii.org or 533-4800.

HAWAII SOCIETY OF BUSINESS PROFESSIONALS luncheon 11:30 a.m. at Hawaii Prince Hotel. Featured speaker will be Pono Shim, CEO of the Oahu Economic Development Board's Enterprise Honolulu on "Is There a Reboot for Hawaii?" Cost: members $32, non-members $38, tables of ten $330. Register by May 24: www.HSBP.biz.

NUUANU TOASTMASTERS, 6 to 7 p.m., Susannah Wesley Community Center, 1117 Ka'ili St.; free parking; improve your public speaking skills; guests welcome. 525-8909.

PARADISE TOASTMASTERS, 5 to 6 p.m., Tripler Army Medical Center, Managed Care conference room. 487-8703.

THE BREAKFAST CLUB weekly camaraderie and business lead exchange for business people, 7:30 a.m., Sizzler Pearlridge. Ottocleveland@juno.com or 456-6886 (Otto).

HONOLULU BUSINESS NETWORK, Windward Chapter meets weekly, 7:45 to 9 a.m., Koolau Golf Club. 779-7383 (Pete Castillejos).

CITY AND COUNTY OF HONOLULU TOASTMASTERS meet 12 to 1 p.m. at the Frank F. Fasi Municipal Building, 10th floor conference room. cchar@citycountyhonolulutm.org.

HONOLULU BUSINESS NETWORK, Ward Chapter meets weekly, 12:15 to 1:30 p.m., Ryan's Grill. 521-2331 ext. 16 (Lianne Maeda).


KEEPING YOUR HOME AND AVOIDING FORECLOSURE. A seminar by Coldwell Banker Pacific Properties 10 to 11:30 a.m. at Hawaii Homeownership Center, 1259 A'ala St. Speakers: Dennis Oshiro, executive director, Hawaii Homeownership Center; Guy Inouye, homeownership counselor; Scott Saiki, attorney; Joanna Spofford, realtor; and Donald Spafford, bankruptcy attorney. Free. Public welcome. Reservations: 947-8110 or JoannaS@cbpacific.com.


CYBER THREATS FACING BUSINESS TODAY. Lunchtime lecture by Aimee Larsen Kirkpatrick, communication and outreach director of the National Cyber Security Alliance 11:30 to 1 p.m. June 1 at the Plaza Club, 20th floor, Cornet Room. Buffet lunch: members $25, non-members $30, students/retirees/unemployed $10, late registrants and walk-ins $35. Sponsored by the Association of Information Technology Professionals. RSVP by May 24: www.events.aitphawaii.org.

KIWANIS EXECUTIVE CLUB OF HONOLULU MEETING 12 p.m. June 3 at the Pacific Guardian Center, Makai Tower conference room. Guest speaker Congressman Neil Abercrombie will share his ideas on education. Guests welcome. RSVP: kzane@aloha.net.

HAWAI'I TOURISM AUTHORITY FESTIVALS & EVENTS SEMINAR 8:15 a.m. to 4:45 p.m. June 10 at Hawai'i Convention Center; topic: "Defining the Destination: Motivating Travel Through Festivals and Events"; local, national and international marketing experts to speak; professional development workshops; $59 includes lunch, refreshments, sessions and handouts. Registration: www.htafestivalsandevents.com or 528-4050 (Allan Ellis or Teal Takayama).

YWCA LEADER LUNCHEON AWARDS honoring five female leaders of Hawai'i 11 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. June 18 at the Hilton Hawaiian Village, Coral Ballroom. Fee: members $100, non-members $150, table of ten rates. RSVP: 695-2629 or www.ywcaoahu.org.

Business meetings of general interest are listed in the Coming Events column on a space-available basis in Monday's business section. The full calendar of events is available online throughout the week. Submit notices at least two weeks in advance: Alan Yonan, Business Section, The Honolulu Advertiser, P.O. Box 3110, Honolulu, HI 96802; fax to 525-6763; or e-mail comingevents@honoluluadvertiser.com. For e-mailed releases, include information in the body of the message, not in an attachment. Releases may be edited for content and space, and may be distributed in print, electronic or other forms.