The Honolulu Museum of Art celebrates July 31, La Ho‘iho‘i Ea, or Restoration Day, with free admission for Hawaii residents to the Honolulu Museum of Art and Spalding House. Museum hours on Tuesday are 10 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.; Spalding House 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.
RevoluSun and Surfrider Foundation invite you to help clean up the beach 10 a.m. to noon July 28 at Makapuu Beach. It’s a great way to teach kids about giving back and taking care of the aina. (According to the groups, marine debris kills more than 100,000 mammals and one million birds every year.) And at the end of the clean up, you can jump in the water. The first 100 volunteers get a free T-shirt. Sign-in starts at 9:30 a.m.
Kaiser Permanente is hosting a free car seat check event with experts who can assess if your seat is installed properly. The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention estimate 46% of car and booster seats are used incorrectly. Head over to the Enterprise Truck Rental Site, 3239 Ualena St., 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. July 28 to get yours checked. Snacks will be served.
N.Cat at Windward Mall is hosting a DIY slime event July 28. The store will supply all the ingredients but seats are limited so register by heading down to the store or calling 257-6228. Kids ages 4-8 will need a parent or guardian 16 or older to assist them.
Hawaii State FCU and PBS Hawaii are teaming up for a reading of “Pinkalicious” followed by a screening of the animated show of the same name at 9 a.m. and 11 a.m. July 28 at PBS, 315 Sand Island Access Road. Tickets are $3 for both adults and kids and the ticket purchaser must be a Hawaii State FCU member. Proceeds benefit PBS Hawaii. Buy tickets at https://www.eventbrite.com/e/pinkalicious-party-and-read-aloud-with-pbs-hawaii-tickets-47193460912?aff=ebdssbdestsearch
Kahala Mall is hosting it’s annual Keiki Day with an ocean theme.
There will be interactive displays and educational activities throughout the mall from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. July 28.
Keiki Day Passports will be distributed in Center Court. If kids stop by six activity booths and get stamped at each one, they can return the passport for a free Whole Foods Market reusable tote, a “I am a Steward of The Ocean” sticker badge and be entered to win a one-night stay at The Kahala Hotel & Resort with breakfast buffet for two. Among the activities will be gyotaku printing (Bring your own plain t-shirts or print on paper), honu puppet making, ocean creature costume dress up, glitter tattoos and balloon twisting. Visit KahalaMallCenter.com for details.
The Honolulu Zoo will have free admission from 1 to 5:30 p.m. July 25 as part of the 25th Annual Hawai’i Conservation Conference taking place at the Hawai’i Convention Center.
Happy 121st Birthday, Amelia Earhart! The Pacific Aerospace Museum celebrates the birthday of the pioneering aviator on the grounds of the museum where Earhart ground looped her plane on take off March 20, 1937. There will be free birthday cake and punch at 11 a.m.