Thursday, January 15, 2009

Weekend Picks - January 15, 2009

Lei Chic’s guide to the weekend’s best events.

Cookie Season
What: Girl Scouts are taking cookie orders – get your Thin Mints and Samoas reserved now.
When: Order now, cookies are delivered in March
Where: Find a local troop to order from here

Spin Your Wheels
What: A 12-hour indoor cycling marathon to benefit the Epilepsy Foundation. Make your workout work for a good cause.
When: Saturday, 7 a.m. to 7 p.m.
Where: Honolulu Club, 932 Ward Avenue
Details: Reserve a bike at 808.543.3911.  Suggested donation is $20. All participants have access to the Honolulu Club for the day. Validated $3 parking.

Goodbye To All That

What: Five years on, the Skyline party atop the Sheraton Waikiki holds its last bash.
When: Saturday, 9 p.m. to 2 a.m.
Where: Twist (the former Hanohano Room), atop the Sheraton Waikiki
Details: Info at

Greek Out

What: The Fat Greek rolls out a new breakfast menu
When: Every day beginning at 6:30 a.m.
Where: The Fat Greek, 3040 Waialae Avenue (adjacent to City Mill), Kaimuki, 808.734.0404.
Details: Check out the early morning menu here.

Go Go Gadget
What: Don’t just toss out your old cell phones, digital cameras and other electronics. Find out what they’re worth and sell them back for cash – no eBay required.

Throw A Fit
What: Try out Crossfit training free at Hardass Fitness when you mention Lei Chic.
When: Through January
Where: Hardass Fitness, 432 Keawe Street, adjacent to Powerhouse Gym, 808.256.5665.
Details: Read up on Crossfit here. Watch Lei Chic’s KGMB segment with Coach Kimo here.

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Lei Chic is a daily email and shopping blog that plugs you into Hawaii's newest and hottest boutiques, designers, trends, spas and salons, and more. You'll also discover all the cool events, dinners and sales happening around town in our Weekend Picks every Thursday. With Lei Chic, you'll get the inside scoop on what everyone will be talking about tomorrow – in your inbox today.

Lei Chic associate editor Natalie Schack has been a cultural anthropology student,museum worker bee and dabbler in graphic design. When she isn't scouting new fashion, compiling to-do lists or crafting puns, Natalie spends her free time dreaming up elaborate picnic ideas; "researching" via YouTube tutorials, blogs and Instagram; and dusting off her pith helmet for the next adventure life throws her way.

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