As of Sunday, September 28, 2014
POSTED: 04:07 a.m. HST, Aug 23, 2014
LAST UPDATED: 03:58 a.m. HST, Sep 27, 2014
Send items at least two weeks in advance to 500 Ala Moana Blvd., Suite 7-210, Honolulu 96813; fax 529-4750; or email firstname.lastname@example.org.
Day at Queen Emma Summer Palace: Saturday. Publications by Daughters of Hawai‘i will be available throughout the day. Admission: $6. Call 739-9164 or 595-6291. » 9:30 a.m. to noon, "A Portuguese Kitchen" by Wanda Adams, former food editor of The Honolulu Advertiser » 12:30 to 3 p.m., "Ku‘u Home Nu‘uanu" by Dana Anderson, who grew up in Honolulu, moved to the mainland and now is enjoying retirement in Nuuanu
"Journey of Heroes" by Stacey Hayashi, Saturday, Pacific Aviation Museum Pearl Harbor. "Hangar Talk" begins 2 p.m.; book signing at 3 p.m. Free with museum admission. Call 441-1000.
Friends of Waimanalo Library: 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Friday and 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturday, 41-1320 Kalanianaole Highway. Call 259-2610.
Friends of Kaneohe Library: Sale of books and media year-round. Hours are Sundays from 1 to 4 p.m., Tuesdays and Fridays from 1 to 3 p.m. and Wednesdays from 10 a.m. to 7:45 p.m. (except from 3 to 6 p.m.). Call 247-4819.
Aiea Public Library Book Club: Meets 6:30 p.m. first Thursday monthly. Thursday's book is "Behind the Beautiful Forevers" by Katherine Boo. Email email@example.com.
Honolulu Star-Advertiser Halloween Fiction Contest: Entries are limited to 700 words. First place wins $200 (and will be published Oct. 26 in the Today section), runner-up wins $100. Separate categories for students in elementary and middle school are limited to 400 words; winners receive $50. Must be work never before published. Deadline is Oct. 15. One entry per person. Open to Hawaii residents only. Email firstname.lastname@example.org or mail to Halloween Fiction Contest, Honolulu Star-Advertiser, 500 Ala Moana Blvd., Suite 7-210, Honolulu 96813.
James A. Vaughn Award for Poetry: Hawaii Pacific University seeks entries for its annual poetry contest. Participants must have lived in Hawaii for one year. Postmark deadline is Dec. 1. Email email@example.com.