What’s Up in Windward Oahu
Church program Windward Unity Church hosts “Miracles, Mastery & Awakening” with Benny Silverman and Robyn Busfield from 10:30 a.m. to 5:30 p.m. at 46-005 Kawa St. #303. Call 3848890.
Sunday February 16
Silent march Koolauloa Hawaii Civic Club and others in Aloha ‘Aina No Ko‘olau sponsor a silent march to Malaekahana State Recreation Area at noon, meeting first at 11:15 a.m. at the park cabins. Also planned are a potluck, live music and public discussion of urbanization issues. Go to
facebook.com/aikeahawaii. Dance showcase The Windward Mall-based 24-VII Danceforce presents a “Unity” dance concert at 2:30 p.m. at the mall’s center court. Call 235-5141.
Monday February 17
Holiday closures Public schools and libraries are closed today in observance of President’s Day. Church course Windward Unity Church offers the five-week course “Who’s that Jesus Dude?” with Cari Bourette, starting at 6:30 p.m. at 46-005 Kawa St. #303. Call 2626731.
Tuesday February 18
Kindergarten prep Parent educator Kathy Bentley presents a free program on “Preparing your Child for Kindergarten” at 6 p. m. at Ben Parker Elementary cafeteria. (All Hawaii children must be 5 by July 31 to enter kindergarten next fall.) Free childcare and refreshments are provided. Register at 2357747. Fishpond permits The state Department of Land and Natural Resources has a public hearing at 6:30 p. m. in WCC’s Hale Akoakoa 107 on the proposed general permit and agreement for the repair, restoration, maintenance and operation of traditional fishponds. Public comment is needed by March 10 on this part of a collaborative effort to streamline restoration work (about 17 permits were previously required). Call DLNR at 587-0377, or email Brenda Asuncion, coordinator of Hui Malama Loko I‘a, at firstname.lastname@example.org. Maunawila heiau The Maunawila Heiau steering committee meets at 5:30 p.m. at Hauula Civic Center on Kukuna Road. Email Rebekah Walker at email@example.com. Handbells Hakuoh University’s