As of Monday, September 1, 2014
POSTED: 01:30 a.m. HST, Nov 25, 2013
LAST UPDATED: 09:39 p.m. HST, Aug 31, 2014
» Monday: U.S. stock and bond markets are closed for Labor Day.
» Tuesday: Institute for Supply Management releases its manufacturing index for August. Commerce Department releases construction spending for July.
» Wednesday: Commerce Department releases factory orders for July. Automakers release vehicle sales for August.
» Thursday: Commerce Department releases international trade data for July.
» Friday: Labor Department releases employment data for August.
Exchange Club Luncheon: Laura Beeman, University of Hawaii women's basketball coach, will provide an update on the team and what to expect this year. Noon to 1:30 p.m., Oahu Country Club. Cost: $25. Visit dexhon.com.
Back to School Jam for Moms and Dads: March of Dimes hosts this benefit event, 4:30 to 9:30 p.m. at Hawaiian Brian's. Cost: $15 in advance; $20 at the door. Hawaiian Soul and Augie T will perform. Call 973-2155 for tickets.
"Admania": 5 to 8 p.m. at Dave & Busters, Paina Hale Room, 1030 Auahi St. Cost: $30 members, $35 nonmembers; includes nachos, pizza bites, Goldbites, Bar Burgers and salad. Visit aafhawaii.com or email email@example.com.
Exchange Club Luncheon: Ray L'Heureux, a U.S. Marine Corps colonel who served as the commanding officer of HMX1, the presidential helicopter, offers an insider's perspective on life in the White House and Camp David. Noon to 1:30 p.m., Oahu Country Club. Cost: $25. Visit dexhon.com.
Disaster Preparedness Fair: Aerial drone and K-9 Rescue demos, Keiki ID and fun hands-on activities, 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. at Manoa Valley District Park Gym. Call Helen at 927-0993, email firstname.lastname@example.org or visit bereadymanoa.org.
Exchange Club Luncheon: James "Duke" Aiona, Republican candidate for governor, will outline his views on issues facing the state. Noon to 1:30 p.m., Oahu Country Club. Cost: $25. Visit dexhon.com.
3rd Annual Festival of Aloha: Mauna Kea Resort presents a free event for families at the Hapuna Beach Prince Hotel, celebrating its 20th anniversary this year. There will be hula performances, Hawaiian craft vendors and food booths, as well as a special appearance by the Royal Court. 9:30 a.m. to 4 p.m. at the courtyard and ballroom of Hapuna Beach Prince Hotel, 62-100 Kaunaoa Drive. Call 880-1111 or visit HapunaBeachPrinceHotel.com.
2014 Hall of Fame: The Hawaii Restaurant Association will recognize people and companies that played a significant role in the establishment and growth of the food service industry. 5:30 p.m. registration; 6 p.m. dinner; 7:30 p.m. program at the Dole Cannery Pomaikai Ballrooms. Cost: $200 per person; $1,500 table for 10. Mail registration and payment to Hawaii Restaurant Association, 2909 Waialae Ave., #22, Honolulu, HI 96826. Call Sandy at 944-9105.
Waikiki Aquarium's Distinguished Lecture series: David Karl, a professor and director of the Center for Microbial Oceanography: Research and Education, will address "The Contemporary Challenge of the Sea: Science, Society and Sustainability" and lead a discussion surrounding this conservation issue. 7 to 8 p.m. at Mamiya Theatre, 3142 Waialae Ave. Cost: $10 per person. Call 923-9741 or visit www.waikikiaquarium.org.