As of Monday, April 14, 2014
POSTED: 01:30 a.m. HST, Nov 25, 2013
LAST UPDATED: 09:35 p.m. HST, Apr 13, 2014
» Today: Commerce Department releases retail sales data for March and business inventories for February.
» Tuesday: National Association of Home Builders releases housing market index for April.
» Wednesday: Commerce Department releases housing starts for March. Federal Reserve releases industrial production for March.
» Thursday: Labor Department releases weekly jobless claims. Freddie Mac, the mortgage company, releases weekly mortgage rates.
» Friday: U.S. stock market is closed for Good Friday.
Exchange Club News: Jody Allione from Courage Worldwide Hawaii will discuss the state's sex trafficking problem. Noon to 1:30 p.m. at Oahu Country Club. Cost: $25. Visit dexhon.com.
Hawaiian Electric — Strategies for the Future: Luncheon from 11:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. at Hawaii Prince Hotel, Waikiki, Mauna Kea Ballroom. RSVP by today. Visit hsbp.biz.
"New Tech Comes to Hawaii Agriculture": What's the technology? Who's doing it? How will it change Hawaii? How can you get in on it? Event is from 11:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. at Laniakea Downtown YWCA. Cost: $30 general public, $20 students, $35 for walk-ins. RSVP by visiting thinktechhawaii.com.
Hawaii Museums Association Annual Membership Meeting and Conference: Keynote speaker Wendy Meluch, visitor studies/satisfaction evaluator, will discuss research on museum visitors. 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. at Japanese Cultural Center of Hawaii Manoa Grand Ballroom, 2454 S. Beretania St. Register at goo.gl/YprQAC; for more information, visit goo.gl/PjlhLJ.
Professional development seminar: The Oahu Chapter of the International Association of Administrative Professionals hosts motivational coach Victoria Ashford. 8:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. at Pacific Beach Hotel. Cost: $135, includes lunch and office exposition. Register at eventbrite.com/iaapseminar.