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August Arts & Culture Events

Schaefer Portrait Challenge 2018 – Maui Arts & Culture Center
Portrait subject must live in Hawaii; artist must have direct relationship with subject including “sittings”, including subject’s signature on artist’s entry form.
Opening Reception: January 14, 2018
Schaefer Art Gallery at MACC
Entry Dates for Round One Jurying:
Oahu: Saturday, Aug 19, 9 am – 12 noon
Honolulu Museum of Art School
Hawai’i: Friday, Sept 1, 9 am – 12 noon
Wailoa Arts Center
Kauai: Sat, Sept 16, 9 am – 12 noon
Kauai Community College (next to Technology Center)
Maui: Saturday, Sept 23, 9 am – 12 noon
Jurors:  Charles Cohan, Oahu; Carol Bennett, Kauai;
Jennifer Owen, Maui
Round Two Jurying results will be posted on September 24, 2017 on MACC webpage:

July 14 – August 20
Friday, July 14, 5:30 – 8:30 pm
Opening reception
Hawaii Craftsmen – 50 Years
Invitational show of works by HC members
Lynn Liverton, Francisco Clemente, Elizabeth Train, Kimberly De Souza, Donna Shimazu, Kenny Kicklighter, Lori Uyehara, Sydney Lynch, Christopher Edwards, Mariko Meritt, Gordon Uyehara, Jackie Mild Lau, Madeleine Soder, Mark Mitsuda, Terry Savage, Juvana Soliven, Daven Hee, Jo Rowley, Brenda Ching, Calvin Lae
Cedar Street Galleries, Second Floor
817 Cedar Street, Honolulu 96814
Gallery hours:  M – S, 11 – 5
contact: John Friend, (808) 521-3282

Thursdays – Sundays, July 27- August 13
Lucky Stiff
HCT’s After Dark presents “Lucky Stiff”. A musical about Harry Witherspoon, an unassuming English shoe salesman, that lives an uneventful life in East Grinstead, England. His life takes a dramatic turn when he learns that his uncle Anthony, a casino manager from Atlantic City, has been killed by his blind lover. Directed by Chris Alderete. Opening Thursday, July 27-Sunday August 13. All shows are at 7 PM at the Puhi Theatrical Warehouse. Buy tickets online at:

Wednesday, August 2, 8:30 am – 4:00 pm
Historic Hawaii Foundation in cooperation with the National Park Service presents
“Tools for Saving Places: Historic Preservation Seminar”
Featuring Kiersten Faulkner, Executive Director of Historic Hawai’i Foundation and two guest presenters from the National Park Service
Kauai Community College Cafeteria, Lihue
Info & Registration:    
Contact:  (808)

August 4 & 5 – 7:30 p.m.
Last Bon Dance of the Season
Koloa Jodo Mission
(808) 742-6735

Friday, August 4, 6:00 – 9:00 pm
Free Movie Night; Every First Friday of the Month
Anaina Hou Community Park, Home of Kauai Mini Golf, Kilauea
Bring your blankets & lawn chairs, lounge on the lawn & enjoy an evening under the stars
Refreshments & dinner available through the CAFÉ
Info:  828-2118
Free and Open to the public

Violin Synergy Festival (MAUI ISLAND)
Ebb & Flow presents Concerts & Masterclasses
Friday, August 4, 7:30 pm, A’ali’ikuhomua Creative Arts Center, Seabury Hall, 480 Olinda Road, Makawao
Saturday, August 5, 4:00 pm, Master class, Makawao Union Church, 1445 Baldwin Ave, Makawao
Sunday, August 6, 4:00 pm, Keawala’i Congregational Church, 5300 Makena Road, Makena
All events Free Admission; Special underwriting by Makana Aloha Foundation; (808) 876-1854

Saturday, August 5, 10:00 am – 4:00 pm
Sunday, August 6, 10:00 am – 4:00 pm
16th Annual Heiva I Kauai 2017
2-day colorful Tahitian cultural festival
Tahitian Dance & Drumming Competition
Guest Performances by Oahu’s Te Vai Ura Nui
Pacific Island Artists, Solo competition, group competition
Tahitian dance & coconut husking contests; Polynesian arts & crafts, Silent Auction; jewelry, clothing, food
Kapaa Beach Park
Cost $7/ Children under twelve are free
Contact Info & ADA:  Sally Jo Manea, (808) 822-9447;

Saturday, August 5, 8:00 am – 5:00 pm
PMRF Foamtastic Color Fun Run/Walk
3-mile course filled with music, color powder and FOAM!
Sign up: 
$5 – Ages 5 – 12/ $10 – Ages 13+

Saturday, August 5, 12:00 – 7:00 pm
Heaven on Earth Health Fair
Dolphin Touch Wellness Center, Kapaa
Contact:  Toni Lilijengren; (808) 822-4414

Saturday, August 5, 4:00 – 8:00 pm
Anaina Hou Keiki Fest
Games, Activities, Music, Food
100% of the proceeds of this event support the creation of our upcoming Discovery Island Playground; (808) 828-2118

Sunday, August 6, 7:30 pm
Koloa Jodo Temple Toro Nagashi 2017
Lantern Floating Ceremony
Kukuiula Harbor

Monday, August 7, 5:30 – 7:30 pm
Honolulu Japanese Chamber of Commerce present
39th Annual Commitment to Excellence Art Exhibition
Opening Reception & Awards Ceremony
Featured Artist:  David Kuraoka
Honolulu Museum of Art School, Linekona Center
Info:  (808)

Friday, August 11, 5:00 – 8:30 pm
The Salvation Army celebrates
120 years of Doing the Most Good in Kauai
Kauai Marriott Resort & Beach Club
Live Music by Brother Noland and Blayne Asing, Ben Vegas & Maila Gibson, signature dishes from top island chefs, silent auction
Tickets:  $120
Register online:
Info:  Sonia Topenio, (808)652-2499; Joyce Vidinha, (808)634-6452

Friday, August 11, 5:30 – 8:00 pm
Mahelona Hospital 18th Annual Bon Dance
Food, dancing, entertainment, visit with long-term care residents
Cost:  Free

Saturday, August 12, 8:00 am – 5:00 pm
20th Anniversary Na Pali Challenge
Hanalei Pier to Kekaha
Contact:  Dana Miyake, (808) 332-7625

Sunday, August 13, 11:00 am – 5:00 pm
Waipa Foundation invites you to
5th Annual Music & Mango Festival
Halulu Fishpond, Waipa
Admission:  $10 for adults; $1 for keiki (0 – 17)
Contact:  Kalen Kelekoma, (808) 826-9969

Sunday, August 13, 1:00 – 4:30 pm
17th Annual Pilgrimage of Compassion
Program begins at 2:30 with Grandmaster Riley Lee,
shakuhachi flutist leading the pilgrimage at the 88 Shrines
Taiko Kauai performance; bonsai exhibit, ikebana & calligraphy demo, bake sale, silent auction, mocha & taro pounding, cultural & culinary demonstrations
Bring umbrella & wear comfortable shoes
Lawai International Center, Omao
Donations accepted
Contact:  Lynn Muramoto, (808) 639-4300;

Four-week Workshop to learn hula, oli & olelo
Taught by Kumu Hina
Separate sessions for kane & wahine
August 14, 21, 28, September 4
Kamanowaionamoku (the many waters of the island districts)
Kane/Mahukane/Ha’akane (for those who identify as male)
August 16, 23, 30, September 6
Kamanowaionamoku (the many waters of the island districts)
Wahine/Mahuwahine/Ha’awahine (for those who identify as female)
Register at
Location:  Na Lama Kukui, 560 N. Nimitz Hwy, 2nd Floor, Honolulu

Saturday, August 19, 7:00 am – 10:30 am
American Cancer Society Bark for Life
Non competitive walk event for dogs & their owners
Raise funds and awareness for the fight against cancer
Hokuala, Kauai – 3551 Ho’olaulea Way, Lihue
Registration:  $25/dog; $40/2 dogs; $100/team of 5 dogs
Contact:  Patti Ornellas, (808) 635-6956

Saturday, August 19, 2:00 – 10:00 pm
KKCR’s 20th Birthday Celebration “Hau’oli La Hanau”
Featuring Lady Ipo, Michael Keale, Shilo Pa, Gunga La Gunga
Bring a KKCR themed Birthday Cake to Share
Plenty of food & drink, a bounce house and games for kids
Open to the entire community
Lydgate Park Pavilion
Questions:  826-7774;

Thursday, August 24, 8:00 am – 5:00 pm
Hawaii Community Foundation Conference
Advancing Nonprofit Excellence:  Nonprofits Advocating for Hawaii
Hilton Hawaiian Village Waikiki Beach Resort, Coral Ballrooms
Contact: 537-6333
July 23, 2017 – Last Day to make reservation

August 24, 25, 26, 27, 5:00 – 12:00 pm
2017 Kauai County Farm Bureau Fair
Keep Growing and Farm on Kauai!
Four Days of Fun, Food, Farming & Great Entertainment for the Family
Vidinha Stadium

Contact:  Amy Chun

September Art & Culture Events

Sunday, Sept 3, 6:00 am – 1:00 pm
Kauai Marathon 2017
Grand Hyatt Kauai Resort & Spa, Koloa?Registration Fee
Contact:  Jeff Sacchini & Bob Craver

Hawaii Craftsmen Annual
Registration: September 1 – October 1, 2017
Jurying Dates:
Molokai & Lanai – online jurying only
Hawaii – October 16
Maui – October 17
Kauai – October 18
Oahu – October 19 (intake on October 18)
October 20, 5:30 – 6:30 pm – Juror Lecture; Doris Duke Theatre
at Honolulu Museum of Art, Honolulu
October 24, 6:30 – 8:30 pm
Exhibition Opening and Awards Ceremony
Honolulu of Museum Art School, Linekona
Info:; (808) 521-3282

Friday, Sept 1, 6:00 – 9:00 pm
Free Movie Night; Every First Friday of the Month
Anaina Hou Community Park, Home of Kauai Mini Golf, Kilauea
Bring your blankets & lawn chairs, lounge on the lawn & enjoy an evening under the stars
Refreshments & dinner available through the CAFÉ
Info:  828-2118
Free and Open to the public

Sunday, September 3, 6:00 am – 1:00 pm
Kauai Marathon 2017
Grand Hyatt Kauai Resort & Spa, Koloa
Cost:  Registration Fee
Contact:  Jeff Sacchini & Bob Craver

Saturday, September 9, 11:00 am – 5:00 pm
Kauai Society of Artists Entry Due Date
32nd Annual Art Kauai Exhibition
Juror:  Patricia Correira, Topenga Canyon, CA
KSA Art Gallery, Kukui Grove Center
Entry Form:   

Friday, September 15, 5:00 – 8:00 pm
Kauai Society of Artists Artists Reception
32nd Annual Art Kauai Exhibition
Juror:  Patricia Correira, Topenga Canyon, CA
KSA Art Gallery, Kukui Grove Center
Exhibition Dates:  September 16 – October 28
Hours:  Noon to 6:00 pm daily/ Fridays: Noon to 9:00 pm

Saturday – Sunday, September 16 – 1710:00 am – 5:00 pm
15th Kauai Psychic Faire
Best Psychic  Readers on Kauai – 15 minute readings on Tarot, astrology, intuition, and other topics
Kauai War Memorial Convention Hall, Lihue
Free Entry

September 17 – 22
Crystal Bowl Camp
With Crystal and Robert Lober
Camp  Naue, Haena
Shared Bunkhouse Option (Early Bird pricing $1350 till 7/31)
Private Glamping Tent Option (Early Bird pricing $1620 till 7/31)
Day & Evening Pass (Early bird pricing $800 till 7?31)

September 19 – 21
Hawaii Tourism Authority present
2017 Global Tourism Summit
Hawaii Convention Center (Honolulu)

Thursday, Sept 21, 5:30 – 8:30 pm
Kauai Museum presents
Robert Cazimero in Concert
Kaumualii Hall
Cost:  $100
Tickets & Info:  Kauai Museum, (808) 245-6931    

Friday, Sept 22 – Sunday, Sept 248:00 am – 5:00 pm
19th Annual Kauai “PowWow in Paradise”
Kapaa Beach Park, Kapaa
Contact:  Kaplan Bunce, (808) 647-4285

Sunday, September 24, 10:00 am
Kauai Mokihana Festival
Hawaiian Church Services
Kapaa First Hawaiian Church, 4-1320 Kuhio Hwy
No admission fee

Monday, September 25, 7:00 pm
Kauai Mokihana Festival
The Kauai Composers Contest & Concert
Waimea Theatre, 9691 Kaumualii Highway, Waimea
Cost:  $20
Mokihana Pass $75 to attend all 2017 KMF events
Ticket Information:  Iwalanai, (808) 652-4497
Contact: Maka Herrod, (808)

Tuesday, September 26, 9:00 am – 11:30 am
Kauai Mokihana Festival – EO E Lili’u Children’s Music Competition
Na Mo’omeheu O Hawaii Nei – Year of Cultures of Hawaii
Kauai War Memorial Convention Hall, Lihue
Cost:  $10/ $5 children ages 6 – 17
Contact: Maka Herrod, (808)

Thursday, September 28, 6:00 pm
Kauai Mokihana Festival
KMF Hula Competition:  Solo/Group Kahiko Nei
Kauai War Memorial Convention Hall, Lihue
$20 advance/ $25 at door
Contact: Maka Herrod, (808)

Friday, September 29, 6:00 pm
Kauai Mokihana Festival
KMF Hula Competition: Group ‘Auana
Kauai War Memorial Convention Hall, Lihue
$20 advance/$25 at door
Contact: Maka Herrod, (808)

Saturday, September 30, 12:00 pm
Kauai Mokihana Festival
KMF Hula Competition Solo ‘Auana & Finale
Kauai War Memorial Convention Hall, Lihue
$20 advance/$25 at door
Contact: Maka Herrod, (808)

October Arts & Culture Program

Saturday, October 7, 10:00 am – 4:00 pm
KAHEA to Crafters!
Kaumualii Ho?olaule?a
Waimea Plantation Sugar Mill
Booth space available! Share your Kauai-made crafts.
Event includes: NaMele O Kaumualii with hula & Kauai-style entertainment;
Kupuna-led Hana No?eau,  Student Art Contest & Awards;
Silent Auction for Bronze Statue Fund;
Local grinds, local characters, local fun!!!
Contact Maureen for application, (808) 652-0021

November Arts & Culture Program

Friday – Sunday, November 10 – 124:00 – 8:30 pm
1st Annual Hawaiian Steel Guitar Festival
Alan Akaka, Greg Sardinha, Alexis Tolentino, Bobby Ingano;
Pomai Brown, Laukea Bright, Konabob Stoffer, Dwight Tokumoto, Dave Soreff from Oahu & Hawaii Island
Special Guest:  Dave DK Kolars, Illinois
Emcee: Skylark Rossetti
Workshops, Jam Session, Open stage
Mauna Lani Bay Hotel & Bungalows, Kohala Coast, Hawaii Island (855) 516-1090
Free and Open to the Public
Sponsored by Mauna Lani, Hawaii Institute fo Music Enrichment & Learning Experience, Ke Kula Mele Hawaii School of Hawaiian Music
Contact: (808) 375-9379;

Thursday, November 16, Doors 6:00 pm; Show 7:00 pm
Rita Coolidge in Concert
Four Island Hawaii Tour
Kauai Beach Resort Jasmine Ballroom
4331 Kauai Beach Drive, Lihue
Tickets $45; Gold Circle $65
Kauai Music & Sound; Hanalei Music & Strings; Scotty’s Music; Progressive Expressios; Jacqueline on Kauai
Online Tickets:; (808) 896-4845

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Kauai Community Players 2018 Season:

January 13 – February 4
A Funny Thing Happened on the Way to the Forum
Stephen Sondheim classic; Arnold Meister director

February 23 – March 11
Lovers, Wives and Tennis Players
Classic-style farce by Richard Peck

March 30 – April 15
Dog Sees God; Confessions of a Teenage Blockhead
Comedy by Bert Royal; directed by Lori Benkert

May 10 – 27
The Humans
2016 Tony Award for best play by Stephen Karam
Directed by Cass Foster

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Hawaii State Foundation on Culture & The Arts
asking interested artists to submit qualifications
for various commissioned works in upcoming
HSFCA public art projects.  Register with
website developed by Western States Arts Federation (WESTAF) to
facilitate calls for artists & artworks.  Registration is free, secure and
offers access to visual arts opportunities nationwide.
Go to for information,
answers to FAQs, tech tips, image prep and Questions forum.

Monday Nights
Life Drawing by Helen Turner
KSA Art Gallery, Kukui Grove Center

Plein air pastel lessons w/ Helen Turner
One-on-one or two max in the field; beginners or advanced
All materials provided
Plein air oil painting lessons w/ Helen Turner
One-on-one in the field; beginners or advanced
All materials provided
Contact:  (808) 346-9357;

Art Classes with Marionette
Ongoing classes in watercolors, acrylics, silk painting, pastels, sumie-e
and more offered throughout the week for locals and tourists.
All materials are included and beginners are welcome! or call 808~631~9173.


HAL side: “100 Years of American Red Cross”
United Airlines side: “Kuleana – Perpetuating the Legacy:  Kokee CCC Camp and Na Pali Coast Ohana – Nualolo Kai”
Brought to you by Garden Island Arts Council
Funded by a grant  from the County of Kauai
(open to all passengers in transit)

The Mokan Nokan Show
Broadcasting 5 times a week on OC16 Channel 12
Kauai Profile and Interesting Things Happening on Kauai
View Episode #1 —
Contact:  Mel Bell-Grey, (808) 431-4711

Last Saturday of each month; 4:00 – 8:00 pm
Kilauea Night Market
Anaina Hou Community Park, Home of Kauai Mini golf
40 artisans, live music, food trucks
Contact:  Courtney Puig, (808) 635-2572

Mondays, 5:00 – 7:00 pm
Kekaha Community Garden
Help with our garden work Mondays 5 pm-7 pm
Learn about the importance of nutritious food
Free compost bins for residents (call for availability)
8610 Kiowea Road between Aukuu and Elepaio Rds.
(in back of St Pauls Episcopal Church, Kekaha)
Contact:    635-6145

Mon, Tues, Thurs, Fri, Sat
7:30 – 11:00 am11:45 am – 4:15 pm
Kauai Resource Center Open & Accepting Recyclables
Redeem HI5 bottles, plastic #1&2, aluminum,
Cardboard, Mixed paper, glass, newspaper

Saturdays monthly, 8:30 am
Forest Workday
Koke’e CCC Camp
Register:  Koke’e Natural History Musuem

Every Saturday, 10:00 am – 1:00 pm
Kauai Community Market
fresh ingredients, holiday foods & gifts, taro products,
tropical plants and flowers, coffee, hoiday pies & baked goods,
goat cheese, health & beauty items from goat’s milk,
breakfast & lunch choices, educational demo, and more
KCC front parking lot across from Grove Farm Office
hosted by Kauai County Farm Bureau & Kauai Community College
Contact:  Melissa McFerrin, 337-9944

First Saturday night of each month, 5:30 – 8:30 pm
Old Kapaa Town Art Walk
Live music, meet the artists, tasty bites, tasty bites,
dancing, entertainment, support local businesses
Contact:  Angelique Ell,

Second Saturday of Each Month, 8:30 pm until lunch
Friends of the Path Clean Up
Ke Ala Hele Makalae, the path that goes by the coast
Potluck lunch at 11:00 am
Meet at the rest pavilion makai of the Kapaa Neighborhood Center
Contact:  Brett, 639-4561

Every Sunday, 6:00 – 8:30 pm
Sing, Dance and Feel the vibrational sounds of energetic Meditation chanting
kirtan guided yoga breathing and spiritual insights from sacred yoga texts
Vegetarian dinner
Anahola location – call for directions
Free and open to the public, (808) 551-6610

Every Monday at 3:00 pm
Outdoor Farmer’s Market
Kukui Grove Center (next to K-Mart)
Contact:  245-7784

The Kauai Inn
The Kauai Inn has lovely rooms tucked away on three tropical acres
where the Nawiliwili Bay meets the Huleia River.  Our Kauai Inn is a
charming 48 unit plantation style resort, where every guest is special!
All our tropical rooms have 40” televisions, refrigerators, microwaves,
A/C, ceiling fans, Hair dryer, Iron w/ Ironing board, free high speed internet,
free local calls and parking.  In the morning, coffee, tea, fruit and pastries
are served poolside.  We are centrally located and very close to beaches,
golfing, shopping and many more fun activities.
$139.00  w/ 3 night minimum (std King or Queen room)
$189.00 (2 full size bed room)
If you have any questions don’t hesitate to call toll free (1-800-808-2330)
Local 1-808-245-9000 ext 6 or e-mail us.
Fax: 1-808-245-3004
Visit our website for pictures at;
We look forward to having you as our guest!


Wednesdays, 5:00 – 6:00 pm
Hula ‘Auana Class
Instructor:  Sherri “Puni” Patrick
New session begins every quarter
At the Kaua’I Musuem
No charge
Contact:  Kauai Museum, (808) 245-6931

Thursdays, 7:00 – 8:30 pm
Hula for Kupuna
Instructor:  Sherri “Puni” Patrick
Waimea Neighborhood Center Courtroom
New sessions begins every quarter
No charge
Contact: Sherri “Puni” Patrick (808) 651-5744

Sundays, 10:00 – 11:45 am
Shakuhachi Practice
Lawai International Center
Info:  Ray Nitta, (808);
Lawai International Center,

Sundays 10:00 am – 3:00 pm
88 Shrines at Lawai International Center
Tour times:  10 am, 12 pm, 2 pm
Brief Video & talk story session by Lynn Muramoto
Donations are appreciated
Info:  (808

Halau Hula O Leilani Registration for Hula and Tahitian Classes
Call (or text) kumu Leilani Rivera Low at 808-651-0682 to register now through December for hula classes and Tahitian classes in Kapaa and Koloa.
Mondays – hula classes at Ka Ui o ka Aina center in Coconut Marketplace, Kapaa. Kaikamahine ages 5-12 at 5:00 pm. Teens & wahine 6:30– 8:00 pm
Tuesdays  – Koloa Neighborhood Center, hula classes for girls ages 4-12 from 3:45 pm
Wednesdays – Tahitian classes for kaikamahine by Ariel Leilani Bond
at 6:00-6:45 pm at Courtyard by Marriott Hotel.
Thursdays – Tahitian Class for teens, Koloa Neighborhood Ctr, 4:30 – 5:30 pm
Saturdays – Tahitian classes for teens & wahine by Ariel Leilani Bond,
11:00 am- 12:00 pm at Hawaiian Cultural Center in Coconut Marketplace.
Call Leilani Low or text 808-651-0682 or email

Ongoing Thursdays, 4:45 – 6:45 pm
Aloha International’s
“Halau Hula Na Lei Kupua” hula class
Dance, Chant, Language & Legends
Under the direction of Ho’opa’a Fern Merle-Jones & Kumu Susan Pa’iniu Floyd
Under the guidance of Hula Loea Kawaikapuokalani Hewett
Entry level students & visitors welcome
Church of the Pacific, Princeville
Info:  Call Fern, 828-1342, 639-0964; Marie, 652-8086

2nd, 3rd, 4th Saturdays, 11:00 a.m. – 1:00 p.m.
Kauai Museum’s Saturday Clubs
monthly workshops on unique island traditions
Kaua’I Museum daily public tours, 10:30 am to noon
Led by knowledgeable & entertaining docents
Free with admission to the museum
The Kauai Museum, Keepers of the Culture
Info:  245-6931

Waimea Plantation Lifestyle Tour
Ongoing – Every Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday,
volunteer guides lead walking tours through
the Waimea Plantation cottages and the Waimea
Sugar Company “camp” houses, which date from the
turn of the 20th century. Tours take approximately
90 minutes and are limited to 12 people.
Waimea Town, (808) 337-1005


Starting Thursday, July 27th
Adult dance lessons with Susie Ayers
Kilauea Neighborhood Center
7:00 East Coast Swing, 8:00 West Coast Swing
$10.00/class or $15.00/both classes
Email for more information

Adult Tap Dance Class

Kauai Dance Theatre’s Kalaheo studio

Fridays, 9:00-10:00 AM, Aug. 4 – Sept. 8

$75 for 6-class session

Janie Crane, Director, 332-9737?,


Kauai Dance Theatre?Ballet – Tap – Contemporary – “new” Mom & Tot

Summer-Fall Term is August 4 – December 11

Age and ability appropriate classes for ages 2.5 – adult in Kalaheo

Join us for our 32nd year of “Quality instruction in the Art of Dance”!

Janie Crane, Director, 332-9737?,

North Shore Dance Party
Church of the Pacific
7:00 to 7:30 Dance Lesson
7:30 to 9:30  Variety of Swing, Latin, and Ballroom music
All levels welcome
No Partner Necessary
sponsored by Kauai Parks & Recreation

Fridays, December 2 to March 10, 5:00 – 7:00 pm
Balkan Dancing Free Workshops
Dances & sons of Southeastern Europe & the Middle East
Non-partner; everyone welcome!
Interesting music, unusual rhythms, culture, history
Lihue Neighborhood Center, 3353 Eono Street
Contact:  Don:; or Esti: 822-4599

Aloha Dance Studio — Enrolling now
full schedule online at
Professional instruction for ages 3 through adult
Hip Hop, Tap, Jazz, Ballet, Pointe, Modern,
Flamenco, Contemporary and Lyrical jazz
Elite Company Groups
Freaky Fridays at Kukui Grove Center every October
Beginner through Advanced welcome
Contact:  Tiffany Dodge, (808) 245-1810


Every Tuesday and Thursday, 6:00 – 7:00 p.m.
Group `Ukulele Classes by Kirk Smart
-Michael Ruff, Kirk Smart and Will Lydgate every other Thursday 7:30pm?-Michael Keale every other Saturday 7:30
Every Wednesday, 7:30 pm
A History of ‘Ukulele and Steel
Hanalei Strings and Things, Ching Young Village, Hanalei
Contact:  Kirk Smart,; (808) 826,9633

Wednesday nights, 6:00 – 9:00 pm
EasyLiving Jazz Duet — Helen Turner, flute; Jeff Iglesia, guitar
Hukilau Lanai

Every Wednesday Night, 7:00 – 9:00 pm
Larry Rivera’s Love & Aloha Show (Every Wednesday)
Larry & Lurline performing
Cafe Portofino, Kalapaki
Contact:  Larry Rivera,

Every Friday Afternoon, 5:00 pm
Larry Rivera Performs
Coconut Marketplace Center Stage, Waipouli
Contact:  Larry Rivera,

Every Saturday, 1:00 pm
Larry Rivera Performs
Kauai Museum, Lihue
Contact:  Larry Rivera,

Every Sunday, 6:00 – 8:00 pm
Larry Rivera Performs
Garden Island Grill, Koloa town
Contact:  Larry Rivera,


Thursdays. 1:00 – 2:00 pm
Qi Gong Golden 8
A Beginning Qi Gong Class – ONGOING
Promotes balancing the body for greater health, increasing vitality,
and radiating more energy
Lihue Neighborhood Center
Turn at AT&T on Kuhio Hwy, drive down two blocks to Eono St,
turn right and drive down one block to the Center; park in the
parking lot and go to the Old Main Hall.
Free for all ages
Questions:  (808) 635-0306; Peter Sterne

Fitness Classes in Kalaheo
Group Exercise offerings include Super Sculpt, Cardio & Strength Interval,
Smart Muscle Training, Boot Camp, Prenatal/postnatal Exercise
Location:  Private Studio in Kalaheo, call 332-6320 for directions
Contact:  Jodee Burris, ACE Certified Group Fitness Instructor, 212-4034,
Current schedule & fees online: 

Kupuna Wellness Ageless Beauty Fitness Program
with Rose T. Warken Ceballos, certified fitness trainer, instructor,
Wellness Guidance, Author
Monday, 8 – 9:30 am:  Total Conditioning – Hanapepe N Ctr
Monday, 10:30 – 11:30 am: ChairAerobic-Koloa N Ctr
Wednesday, 8:00 – 9:30 am: Body and Mind Clarity – Kalaheo N Ctr
Friday, 8 – 9:30 am:  Total Conditioning – Kalaheo N Ctr
Classes are free and for Seniors
You will need your doctor’s approval before beginning a new exercise program
Contact:  (808)
Rose’s classes have support recognition from County of Kauai

Every Monday, Wednesday, Friday, 8:30 – 9:45 am
Aloha Aerobics
Stretch, step and weights – complete fun workshop for Baby Boomers in particular; All Welcome
All Saints Gym, Kapaa
Contact:  822-3817

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