HPU Men’s Basketball
Neil Blaisdell Arena
Jan. 17 at 7 p.m.
Watch as the men’s basketball team takes on Bringham Young
University - Hawai‘i. For more information, call 356-5278.
“Tsunagari - Connecting to There” and “Botanica”
Hawai‘i Loa Campus
Through Jan. 19 at 8 a.m. - 5 p.m.
Two simultaneous, but separate, exhibitions will be presented
at the HPU Art Gallery. Admission is free so come and see something
new. For more information, call 544-0287.
Spring 2007 New Student Orientation
Jan. 19 - 20 at 8 a.m. - 6 p.m.
The spring orientation program is designed for new students
who intend to enroll during the Spring 2007 semester. This
is a day full of educational and informative sessions and activities
to introduce you to HPU and Honolulu. For more information,
Downtown and Hawai‘i Loa Campus
Instruction for Spring 2007 starts today so students get your
pencils sharpened and your paper ready. For more information,
Music on the Mall
Jan. 26 at 12 - 3 p.m.
Come kick up your heels and enjoy
the live music on upper Fort Street Mall for the first Music
on the Mall for Spring 2007. For more information, call 544-0277.
“Preservation” and “Items of History”
Hawai‘i Loa Campus
Jan. 28 to March 9 at 8 a.m. - 5 p.m.
Come and see the amazing works of Lori Uyehara and Derek Arata.
Admission is free for this event so bring the whole family.
For more information, call 687-7017.
Music & Dance
Jazz Minds Art and Cafe
Jan. 15, 22, 29 at 6:30 p.m.-1:30 a.m.
Enjoy a poetry slam followed by The Nu Swing Project with
Maria Remos and six-man band jazz.
Jan. 16, and 30 at 9:30 p.m. - 1 a.m.
Come down for Waikiki Worker’s Night with live entertainment
from Amber Ricci with Bobbie Nishida and Dan Del Negro.
Jan. 17, 24, and 31 at 9 p.m. - 1 a.m.
Come down for Ladies’ Night with Russ Lundergren Jazz
Jan. 18 and 25 9 p.m. - 1:30 a.m.
Watch gr00ve.imProV.arTiSts with DeShannon Higa perform urban
Jan. 28 at 1 p.m.
This event is a fundraiser for the Honolulu Police Motorcycle
Officer Steve Favela’s family. All ages are welcome.
For more information, call 589-1999.
Every Fri. at 9 p.m.
Come dance at Next Door, one of the hotest clubs in town. Located
at 43 North Hotel Street, Next Door features resident DJ Ira
and DJ Silvana who keep the party going until the early morning.
Guest DJs weekly. Admission is $10 with a valid 21 + I.D. For
more information, call 548-6398 or online at www.whoisnextdoor.com.
At the Contemporary Museum
Tenth Anniversary Exhibition
First Hawaiian Center
Through Jan. 30
This exhibition celebrates a milestone for
the museum. The 116 artists brought together to create this
event embodies various artistic points of views. Over the years,
this venue has created a space for artists to express themselves
and continues to do so today. For more information, call 526-0232.
2007 Narcissus Queen Pageant
Jan. 20 at 6:30 p.m.
The Chinese Chamber of Commerce of Hawai‘i will establish
the new queen and her court for the upcoming year. For more
information, call 528-0506.
Hawai‘i Theatre Docent Tours
Tuesdays at 11 a.m.
Experience Hawai‘i’s history as you tour the renovated
Hawai‘i Theatre, built in 1922 and proclaimed the “Carnegie
Hall of the Pacific.” A mini-concert on the Robert Morton
Theatre Organ is included as Honolulu’s past comes alive
thanks to trained docents who share colorful anecdotes about
this jewel of Chinatown.
At the Academy of Arts
Enriched by Diversity
Ongoing through 2006
Tuesday - Saturday at 10 a.m. - 4 p.m.
A semi-permanent installation featuring two- and three-dimensional
works by over 250 Hawai‘i-based artists from the Art
in Public Places Collection. Inspirational themes in the installation
revolve around rediscovering Hawaiian heritage, Asian roots,
social consciousness, the land, sea, and cultural traditions.
Tour and Tea
Tours are led by volunteer docents that have completed a rigorous
two-year training program. Visitors will explore the galleries,
learn more about art and culture, and socialize over a cup
of tea. Discussions in the galleries offer insight into many
cultures and time periods. For more information, call 532-8700.
Films at the Doris Duke Theatre
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send an e-mail to email@example.com. For more information,
Broadway at Shanghai Bistro
Every Fri. and Sun at 8 p.m.
Broadway at the Bistro is a live entertainment cabaret show
that stars Don Conover at the keyboards and vocalist Rex Nockengust.
Admission is $20. For reservations, call 955-8668.
Live Jazz at Thirtynine Hotel
39 North Hotel St.
Every Tues. at 9 p.m.-1:30 a.m.
Sit in on a session preformed by New Jassquartet, one of the
hottest live Jazz acts in town. Featuring Justin James on precussion,
Saxaphonist Ryan Kunimura, and Mark Tanouye on keyboards. Special
guest appearences weekly. Admission is $5 with a valid 21+
I.D. For more information, call 599-2552.
The Canoe: An Alaskan and Polynesian Tradition
Hawai‘i Maritime Center, Pier 7, Honolulu Harbor
Jan. 19 - ongoing
In conjunction with the Alaskan Native Heritage Center, this
exhibition will show visitors the similarities and differences
in voyaging traditions between Hawaiians and Alaskans. For
more information, call 847-3511.
Castle Memorial Building
Through Jan. 28
Bishop Museum’s Education Department welcomes dinosaur
enthusiasts to an interactive exhibit filled with hands-on
activities and special teaching displays. This exhibit promises
to be dino-mite! For more information, call 847-3511.
Japan & Hawai‘i: Building Bonds Across the
The Hall of Discovery
Through April 1
This exhibit will give visitors the chance to understand the
early relationship developed between two islands that were
an ocean apart. Also on display is an original beautiful, watercolor
made by Japanese sailor Jirokichi. For more information, call
NOAA’s Science on a Sphere
Cooke Rotunda, Jhamandas Watumull Planetarium
Onging Permanent Exhibit
This new edition to the museum give patrons the opportunity
to see the world just as the astronauts do and also allow them
to see the effects global warming has on our earth. For more
information, call 847-3511.
Richard T. Mamiya Science Adventure Center
Ongoing Permanent Exhibit
Explore the mechanics of tsunamis in the wave-making machine
or watch a volcanic erruption in this new 16,500-foot facility.
See the islands of Hawai‘i in a new way. For more information,
Haditha Walmartt Killing Machine
Kumu Kahua Theatre
Jan. 15 and 16 at 7:30 p.m.
Jan. 20 at 11 p.m.
Jan. 21 at 7:30 p.m.
This play is a part of the Kumu Kahua Theatre’s Dark
Night Series. Come and see a show about how courage plays an
important role in the modern world. For more information, call
Jan. 17, 24, and 31 at 10:30 a.m.
Come and bring the kids down for a special storytime event
just for them.
Jan. 20 at 8 p.m.
Watch a free performance by O Wai La who will also be autographing
their CD Wehiwehi Hawai‘i.
Jan. 21 at 6 p.m.
Join in on a free writers’, poets’, and playwrights’ group.
Honolulu Symphony Chorus Spring Auditions
Experienced singers are welcome and encouraged to audition.