TODAY, June 16
Marius Strangers Island Swing
Where: Hilo Elks Lodge, downtown Hilo
When: 7-10 p.m. June 16
Details: Dance to swing, waltz, chacha, mambo, fox trot music. Park in back, behind the Elks Lodge. $10; tickets at Basically Books.
Contact: Andy, 959-5960, email@example.com
SUNDAY, June 17
Community FATHER’S DAY Breakfast AT VFW Post 3830 IN PAHOA
Where: VFW Post 3830 Pahoa, Nanawale Blvd to 15-775 Maluhia (follow signs)
When: 9 a.m. June 17
Details: Father’s Day community breakfast featuring french toast, sausage patties, eggs, hash browns, rice, fruit cocktail, coffee and tea.
Contact: Vern Gawith, 966-8199, firstname.lastname@example.org
HILO FUN DANCE BENEFITS FOOD BASKET
Where: Aunty Sally’s Luau House, Piilani Street, Hilo
When: 6-9 p.m. June 23
Details: Feel the music! Food, fun, prizes at the Hilo Fun Dance Group annual summer charity dance to benefit the Food Basket. Ticket donation $10 at the door. Canned good items accepted. Feel the aloha, and help fight hunger.
Contact: Roberta Shiratori, 966-6247, email@example.com
DANCING AT THE ELKS
Where: Hilo Elks Lodge
When: 7-9 p.m. Fridays
Details: Enjoy favorite ballroom standards — salsa, swing and tango. Check www.hilobaydanceclub.com for scheduled events.All welcome.
Contact: Andrew, 345-0280, firstname.lastname@example.org
Blues & Swing Dance at the Lounge
Where: Church of Holy Cross
When: 7-9 p.m. Thursdays
Details: Mini-lesson followed by dancing to DJ’d music by Hilo Hep Cats. Blues dance/swing dance alternate weeks; $5 general, $3 students. No partner, experience necessary.
Contact: Andrea Gill, 959-8216, email@example.com