West Oahu Highlights
Below are highlights of what’s coming up in West Oahu. ment, Santa, food and gifts. Call 689-3332 or 689-6905.
• ARTFEST Paradise Cove Luau hosts the Artfest at Ko Olina from 8 a.m. to 2 p.m. Nov. 27, Dec. 11 and 18. Call 637-5337.
• OKINAWA CRAFTS Hawaii Okinawa Center hosts its annual Winter Craft Fair from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Nov. 27 and 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. Nov. 28 with more than 150 vendors. Call 676-5400.
• BLOOD DRIVES Hawaii Blood Bank has a donor drive from 8 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. Nov. 27 at Resurrection of the Lord Catholic Church in Waipahu; 7:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. Nov. 27 at Kapolei Shopping Center; 7 a.m. to 1: 30 p. m. Nov. 28 at Foodland in Ewa Town Center; 7:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. Dec. 2 at Island Pacific Academy on Haumea Street; 8:30 a.m. to 3 p.m. Dec. 2 at Leeward Community College; 7:15 a.m. to 2 p.m. Dec. 3 at Pearl City High School; and 8 a.m. to 2 p.m. Dec. 4 at St. Joseph School in Waipahu. Call 845-9966.
• CONCERTS Leeward Community College presents its Holiday Choral Concert at 4 p.m. Nov. 28 in LCC Theatre. Call 455-0385.
• TWEAKERVILLE Author Alexei Melnick signs copies of his first novel, Tweakerville, at 1 p.m. Nov. 28 at Borders Waikele. Call 732-1709.
• PALISADES HIKE The Hawaiian Trail & Mountain Club leads a 5-mile intermediate hike to Iliahi ridge in Pacific Palisades at 8 a.m.
Nov. 28. Go to htmc.org.
• AVIATION GALA The Pacific Aviation Museum has its fourth anniversary gala from 5:30 to 9 p.m. Dec. 2 to raise funds to save the Tower and Hangar 79. Call 441-1000.
• McTEACHERS McDonald’s of Waikele hosts a McTeachers Fundraiser from 5 to 8 p.m. Dec. 2, when a portion of its proceeds will be donated to Waipahu High School’s Business Learning Center. Call 5289478.
• NUTRITION WORKSHOP Janne Mason, Lanakila Meals on Wheels nutrition program specialist, conducts a free “How to Put Balance in Your Meals” pro- gram at 10 a.m. Dec. 2 at Pearl City Library, offering helpful tips preparing nutritious and affordable meals, safely handling foods, breathing techniques to relieve stress and more. Call 4536566.
• ST. NICK VISIT St. Nicholas shares his life story with children ages 10 and under from 2 to 4 p.m. Dec. 4 at Island Pacific Academy, 909 Haumea St. Children are asked to bring a can of cat or dog food to be donated to the Oahu SPCA. Call St. Nicholas Episcopal Church at 7537788.
• AIEA CRAFTS Calvary Church of the Pacific has its Winter Wonderland V craft fair from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. Dec. 4 at 99-400 Aiea Heights Drive. Call 488-6825.
• CALVARY CRAFTS Calvary Chapel Christian School has its annual Christmas Craft Far from 8:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. Dec. 4 and 10 a.m. to 2:30 p.m. Dec. 5 in the church gym, 981016 Komo Mai Drive. Call 524-0846.
• PEARL CITY MARCH Pearl City Shopping Center sponsors a Christmas parade at 4 p. m. Dec. 5 from Momilani Elementary to the center. Call 593-1533.
• KAPOLEI RECYCLES Kapolei High School has an Aloha Aina Earth Day recycling drive from 8 a.m. to 2 p.m. Dec. 4, seeking metal, appliances and much more. For free towing of unwanted cars, call 306-1876; for curbside pickup, call 6928200, ext. 2246.