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Fall 2017 events at Windward CC


Presented by WCC Recruitment & Outreach and WCC Financial Aid Office
Wednesday, September 13, 8:30 a.m–12:30 p.m.
Hale La’akea Library Executive Conference Room 304/305 (3rd Flr.)
Thursday, October 14, 11:00 a.m.–3:00 p.m.
Hale ‘Ākoakoa 101-105
Walk-in. Learn what you should be doing right now to prepare yourself to apply for as many scholarships, grants, and fellowships as possible to pay for college! Gain helpful insights to give you the best chance to receive funding! 
Free refreshments will be provided.
For more information, contact Gus Cobb-Adams at 235-7385 or


“The King & I”
by Rodgers and Hammerstein
September 8–October 1
Fridays & Saturdays 7:30 p.m.
Sundays 4 p.m.
Based on "Anna and the King of Siam" by Margaret Landon. Continuing the legacy of Ron Bright. Directed by Mary Hicks.
For more information, contact 235-4253 or

“Massie / Kahahawai”
by Dennis Carroll
October 20–28
Thursday, Friday & Saturday 7:30 p.m.
Wednesday & Sunday 4 p.m.
Based on court records and newspaper articles, Massie / Kahahawai recounts the infamous, unsolved Thalia Massie case.
Theatre 260 students perform in this fast-paced, disturbing verbatim play dealing with race relations in still segregated pre-statehood Hawai‘i. Directed by Taurie Kinoshita. Good for ages 16+.
Tickets: 235-7310 or
For more information, contact Taurie Kinoshita at
For more information about WCC drama and theatre classes, contact Nick Logue at 236-9138 or

Music Program Concert Week
December 4–8, 7 p.m.
WCC choir, voice, piano, ‘ukulele and slack key guitar student performances. Free at Palikū Theatre!


Raku Ho‘olaule‘a
September 8–October 7
The 41st annual Hawai‘i Craftsmen juried exhibition with more than 70 works by 37 potters and ceramic masters who participated in the annual beachside fireing campout at Mokule‘ia in May.
Gallery Hours: 1–5 p.m., Monday–Friday and Sunday. Closed Saturdays. Open during Windward Ho‘olaule‘a on Saturday, October 7 from 10 a.m.–4 p.m.

Fast Forward
October 27 – November 30
Opening Reception: Friday, Oct. 27, 4–7 p.m.
Early College is a partnership between Windward CC and high school students to provide an accelerated learning experience. This exhibit highlights an Early College ART 113 drawing class at Castle high School taught by Windward CC Instructor Calvin Collins.
Gallery Hours: 1–5 p.m., Monday–Friday and Sunday. Closed Saturdays. Gallery is closed during state holidays on November 10 and 23.


Innocence Project: New DNA-based methods for human identification
with David Haymer, PhD
Thursday, September 14, 1–2pm at Hale ‘Imiloa 111
DNA expert and Innocence Project consultant David Haymer, PhD, will discuss new methods of DNA analysis. Free and open to the public. Parking is free.
The Innocence Project is a non-profit legal organization aimed to exonerate the wrongfully convicted through the use of new DNA-based methods. DNA evidence is now commonly introduced in criminal investigations by both prosecuting and defense attorneys.

Out Loud in the Library! SAVING MOFO
Reading at Hale La‘akea Library
Thursday, September 14, 5:30–7pm
Out Loud in the Library! presents a reading of Saving Mofo—a new play by award-winning playwright Robert St. John. Saving Mofo will be read by actors Nicolas Logue, Daniel A. Kelin II, Kevin Keaveney, Walt Gaines, Claire Edwards, and others.

Climate Change: Its Impact on Hawai‘i
with Charles “Chip” Fletcher, PhD
Thursday, September 28, 2–4 p.m.
Hale ‘Ākoakoa 103
Interactive Q&A format: extreme weather, sea-level rise, reef bleaching, ecosystem impacts, El Niño, Hawai‘i’s weather system.

Windward Ho‘olaule‘a 2017
Saturday, October 7, 10 a.m.–8 p.m.
Great Lawn and Hale ‘Ākoakoa
The Windward side's largest homegrown celebration. Entertainment, food, arts & crafts, a silent auction, dis'ndat sale, WCC and community booths and demonstrations, Imaginarium show, gallery exhibit, and more! FREE and open to everyone!

Out Loud in the Library! ANSHU
A reading by Bamboo Ridge Press writer Juliet Kono

Thursday, October 12, 5:30–7pm
Hale La‘akea Library
Anshu follows Himiko Aoki, a pregnant Hilo teenager, as she is sent to live with Tokyo relatives shortly before the outbreak of war.
Free. For more info, contact Susan St. John at 236-9226 or

Debate Club Tournament
Saturday, October 14, 9 a.m.–2 p.m.
Hale ‘Ākoakoa 101
Students present arguments and rebuttal on Resolutions: Round 1: This House opposes human combat sports; Round 2: This House Would fear North Korea; Round 3: TBA. Free.

Leadership Seminars with Jim Bagnola
Tuesday, November 7, 9 a.m. –4 p.m.
Organizational Team Fitness
Wednesday, November 8, 9 a.m. –4 p.m.
Change Management: Becoming a Quick-change Artist
Register for workshops at or call 235-7433 for more info.

Vet Tech Information Sessions
Saturday, November 18, 10 a.m.
Monday, December 4, 6 p.m.
Hale Pālanakila 102
Interested in a career in veterinary medicine? Attend an information session. For more info, contact


Two Pieces of Glass and Origins of Life 7 p.m.
Led Zeppelin 8:15 p.m.

Oct. 11 Stargazing 7 p.m.

Oct. 14 Kaluikahina 1 p.m.
Flying Monsters 2 p.m.

Oct. 22 Perfect Little Planet 1 p.m.
Astronaut 2 p.m.

Oct. 27 DOUBLE FEATURE: Maya Skies and Nightwalk 7 p.m.
DOUBLE FEATURE: Ancient Skies and Nightwalk 8:15 p.m.

Nov. 8 Stargazing 7 p.m.

Nov. 11 Dream to Fly 1 p.m.
DOUBLE FEATURE: Astronaut and Flight Adventure 2 p.m.

Nov. 24 Season of Light 7 p.m.
Mauna Kea Between Earth and Sky 8:15 p.m.