West Oahu Highlights
owner Lara Gerber at 6742866.
• COMEDY NIGHT On the Spot improv troupe continues its weekly comedy run at 7:30 Friday nights through March 26 at Rosalie Woodson Dance Academy, 99-1153 Moanalua Road in Aiea Village Square. Admission is $5, doors open at 7 p.m. Call 224-7585.
• DANCE SIGNUPS The Pearlridge chapter of Hawaii Ballroom Dance Association registers students at 7 p.m. March 9, 16, 23, 30 and April 6, 13 and 20 in Waimalu Elementary cafeteria for its first quarter American Social classes in bolero, West Coast swing and tango. Classes are from 7 to 9:10 p.m. Tuesdays, April 6-May 25. Call Millie at 836-4579 or Les at 4883935.
• BLOODDRIVESHawaii Blood Bank has donor drives from 8 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. March 10 at Campbell High School library and 8 a.m. to 1 p.m. March 12 at Youth Challenge Academy in Kalaeloa. Call 845-9966.
• ROTARY SPEAKERS PBS-Hawaii CEO Leslie Wilcox addresses the Kapolei Rotary meeting at 7:30 a.m. March 11 at Kapolei High School faculty lounge; an update on Ilima at Leihano is set for March 18, and Neil Abercrombie speaks March 25. Call 630-8730.
• LIBRARY FURLOUGHS All public libraries are closed March 12 and 19 for staff furlough days and March 26 for Prince Kuhio Day. The Aiea branch also will close March 11 and 18.
• TAIKO AT LCC Kenny Endo presents at 8 p. m. March 13 in Leeward Community College Theatre, featuring the best of classical Japanese drumming with percussionist Kiyohiko Semba, violinist Takahashi Kaori, bamboo flautist KaoruWatanabe and dancer/choreographer Miho Morinoue. Tickets cost $25 to $15. Call 944-2697.
• GARDEN DAY Oahu Urban Garden Center conducts its Second Saturday at the Garden March 13, offering free educational activities for the public at the 30acre spread, including live samples of melon fly dam- age and a demonstration of suppression techniques from 9 a.m. to noon (focusing on zucchini). The center is located at 955 Kamehameha Hwy. Call 453-6050.
• ROTARYGALAKapolei Rotary Club presents “Evening at Lanikuhonua” from 6 to 9 p.m. March 13 at Lanikuhonua at Ko Olina Resort, featuring food samplings from fine restaurants and a silent auction. Tickets cost $50; make reservations at 387-9284.
• SOCIALDANCE Dance Aliamanu conducts a social dance from 7 to 10 p.m. March 13 at Radford High School to raise funds for sport activities. Call 2550326.
• RECYCLE PROGRAM Jen Homcy of Tr3ees.com shares ideas on how to live and party with a “greener” attitude at 11 a.m. March 13 at Kapolei Library; Evelyn Nakamura leads an upcycling workshop at 10:30 a.m. March 20 with craft ideas for making a T-ship looper rug. Call 693-7050.
• ON STAGE Ho‘okahi Sunday at Pearlridge Center Downtown features Po‘okela at 1 p.m. and Halau O Mokulehua Puu Ote Ii Ra at 2:30 p.m. March 14. Call 4880981.
• LITERACYTRAINING Hawaii Literacy’s Adult Tutoring Program trains new volunteers from 1 to 5 p.m. March 14 at Waipahu Civic Center. Call 537-6706.
• HTY PLAY Honolulu Theatre for Youth presents Daniel Kelin’s
at 10:30 a.m. March 15 at Kapolei Library. Call 693-7050.
• LITTLE LEAGUE Ewa Little League registers players ages 13-16 for its extended season at 4: 30 p. m. Tuesdays and Thursdays through March 18 at Puuloa Community Park. Call 7540880 or e-mail email@example.com.
• TRIATHLON The Waterfront at Puuloa hosts its 5th annual Waterfront Weekendfest at the beachfront with a 5K Run/Walk at 8 a.m. March 20 and youth (ages 6-14) triathlon to follow. A sprint-distance triathlon starts at 7 a.m. March 21. Early entry deadline is March 15. Visit www.bocahawaii.com.
• SWAP MEET Waipio Shopping Center hosts a community swap meet from 7:30 to 11:30 a.m. March 20 in the parking lot near Jack in the Box, offering 35 booths for shoppers. Call 722-8487.
• SLEEP DISORDERS Kaiser Permanente has a free public Senior Summit talk on “Things that Creep and Crawl at Night” (sleep disorders and restless leg syndrome) at 10 a.m. March 24 at its Waipio clinic, 94-1480 Moaniani St. Call 422-2235.