Calendar of events
by Shavae'cha Lee, editor
June 13, 2 p.m., New York City
HPU’s International Vocal Ensemble debuts on an international
stage at New York City’s Carnegie Hall. See story, page
1. Call chorale director Susan Duprey 544-1127 for information
about the concert or the trip. Call 212-239-4699 for ticket information.
Athletic Awards Banquet
April 30, 5:30 p.m.
HPU honors its scholar athletes at the annual spring Athletic
Awards Banquet, Shereaton Moana Surfrider hotel. Call HPU Athletics
for for Want to learn a little more about the FBI? Venture
down to the UB building suite 502 and pick up some info.
Graduate Center Open House
May 1, 9:30 a.m.
Want to learn a little more about HPU’s graduate programs?
Visit 1132 Bishop St. third floor conference room Saturday
morning, May 1. Meet with graduate faculty at 11. Lunch at
noon. Open to the public.
Alarmed, Dismayed & Bamboozled
May 9 thru July 23, 8 a.m. -5 p.m. M-S
No its not a replay of the 9/11 hearings but a unique exhibtion
of photo collages by Alexander Preiss. HPU Art Gallery, Academic
Center, Hawai‘i Loa campus.
FBI Information Session
May 13, 12:00 p.m.
Want to learn a little more about the FBI? Venture down to
the UB building suite 502 and pick up some info.
Samoan Culture & Arts Festival
May 15, 8:30 a.m. - 3:30 p.m.
Join the United Samoan Organization at HPU for a festival of
Samoan culture, arts, dance and song at the Polynesian Cultural
Center. HPU’s USO performs in the afternoon. Tickets
$6 from USO or $8 at the gate. 842-3419.
May 19, 6:30 p.m.
Spring graduation ceremony to be held at Waikiki Shell, 6 p.m.
May 1 - June 30, 9 a.m. - 5 p.m. daily
Combine sound, nature, and exploration and throw in a giant
maze on the Great Lawn at the Bishop Museum’s new exhibit, “What
in the World Is It?” Admission. Call 847-3511 for information
or visit www.bishopmuseum.org.
May 23, noon - 4 p.m.
The annual Hawai‘i Public Radio wine benefit will be
held at the Ko‘olau Country Club in Kaneohe. Call 955-8821
57th Annual Booksale
July 10 - 16, 10 a.m. - 9 p.m.
July 17, 9 a.m. - 2 p.m.
The annual Friends of the Library used book sale at McKinley
High School cafeteria.
Tues., Thurs. 9:30 a.m.-2 p.m.
Fort Street Mall at King Street.
Brown Bag Aloha Friday
Fridays, noon-1 p.m.
Music in the plaza at Pacific Guardian Center, Queen and Bishop
The Royal Hawaiian Band
Fridays, noon-1 p.m.
At ‘Iolani Palace. Free.
Great Hawai‘i Jazz Blowout
May 1, noon - midnight
May 2, 11 a.m. - 8 p.m.
Two full days of continuous live music featuring Hawai‘i’s
top jazz and blues musicians. On the Great Lawn at Kapiolani
Community College. Food, beer, and wine available.
Da Dawg House, 7:30 p.m.
Check out four of Honolulu and Waikiki’s hottest nightclubs.
Free drinks, dinner, transportation, souvenir photo, and prizes.
18+. Call 924-6945.
Society of Seven Las Vegas
Tues.-Sun. 8:30 p.m.
If your looking for some local entertainment then check these
guys out at the Outrigger’s Main Showroom. Kama‘aina
for students and children 5-12.
Rehabilitation Hospital of the Pacific Art Gallery
Through Apr. 30
The works feature artists of late and current patients of the
Louis Vuitton Creative Arts Program. To be held on the lobby
At the Academy of Arts
The Comforts of Home
More than 100 contemporary, traditional, and Hawaiian quilts
will be displayed in the Honolulu Academy of Arts quilt show
this year. Free Admission! For more information call 532-8701.
Doris Duke Theatre Presents
Japan & Paris Film Fest
Through June 6
The Honolulu Academy of Arts will present its first major exhibition
of impressionist art in Hawai‘i and at the Academy.
Art After Dark Presents Fench Cafe
Apr. 30, 5-9 p.m.
Enjoy french hors d’oeurves, wine tasting and entertainment.
While there also take a look at Japan & Paris: Impressionism,
Postimpressionism, and the Modern Era. Admission is free for
Academy members and $7 for non-members. For more information
Exhibition for Childrens Artist
May 5-July 31
Wisdom and Wonder: Children’s Book Illustrated by Paul
Enjoy Grimm’s fairytales such as Rapunzel, Rumplestiltskin
and Hansel and Gretel adapted, illustrated, and enhanced with
rich color and pattern that reflect the style of the renaissance
by award winning artist Paul O. Zelinsky Caldecott.
May 19- Aug. 29
The Honlulu Academy of Arts will be featuring Tied, Bound,
Folded and Stitched: Tie-Dyed Textiles from theAcademy’s
Collection. One of the world’s most basic textile arts,
tie-dying is found in some form in almost all parts of the
world. The exhibition will present examples from the cultures
of Japan, Indonesia, Cambodia, India, and the Philippines.
Irving Jenkins: Refections on a Hawai‘i Heritage
Apr. 29- Oct. 17
Hawai‘i-born scholar celebrated for his publications
on Hawaiian furniture and calabashes complements his studies
in Hawaiian history with the creation of mixed media sculpture.
50 Interpreted: The Weaver’s Hui Exhibition
A celebration of the 50th anniversary of the Hawai‘i
Handweavers, this exhibition presents new work in variety of
media. For more information call 532-8701.
Young People’s Exhibition
An exhibition of paintings by students in the Manoa District
schools will be on view in the Linekona Art Center Second Floor
Gallery. The exhibition is organized by the Mokichi Okada Association.
There will also be a banquet for the exhibition on sat. Apr.24
from 10 a.m. to noon.
Beauty Through Eyes of Children
June 2- 6
Mokichi Okada Association’s Children Exhibition
Children’s art from Hawai‘i is paired with work
from students in Japan. This exhibition is sponsored by the
Mokichi Okada Association.
Historic Hawai‘i Theatre
Tuesdays, 11 a.m.
Includes demonstration on the 1922 Robert Morton Theatre organ.
Call 528-0506 for more information.
Tea and Tour
Take a Honolulu Academy of Arts tour and also enjoy free pupus.
Admission is free with museum admission. Tours will be held
according to the following scehdule.
May 4- Exotic and Erotic Adornment of India with Cathy Levinson.
May 11- Small is Beautiful with Dora Chang.
May 18- Asian Treasures with Hannelore Herbig.
May25- Portraits with Myra Kent.
June 1- From the Floating World to Moulin Rouge with Allison
June 8- America the Beautiful with Maeona Mendleson.
June 15- Playful Art with Nelly Baers.
June 22- Art on the Outside with Patrick Norman.
June 29- Shopping Spree with Mif Flaharty.
Advance reservations required. For more information call 532-8701.
Tuesdays-Saturdays 9 a.m.-2:15 p.m.
Guided tours of the historic ‘Iolani Palace, corner of
King and Richards streets. Admission.
For more information call 522-0832
Five Galleries Tour
Tuesdays-Saturdays 8:30 a.m.-3 p.m.
Call 522-0832 for more information.
Thrusdays 10 a.m.
Historic Downtown Walking Tour. Begins at Mission Houses Museum.
For more information call 531-0481.