Educational Programs on Maui


Pa‘ia Youth & Cultural Center 579-8354

Pa’ia Youth & Cultural Center

Pa’ia Bay, Pa’ia

Ongoing, Membership is FREE!

Tuesday – Saturday

Non-school hours until 7:00 PM, and until 9:00 PM on Fridays

Ages 9-18, all abilities!

Drop-in and discover the PYCC, Building Community Through Our Youth! The PYCC is North Shore Maui’s home for body-boarding, video, photography, 88.9FM RadiOpio, cooking, outdoor adventure, and the StoneWave Skate Park! We offer innovative life skills programs and a drop-in recreation center.

Boys and Girls Clubs of Maui 242-4363

Boys and Girls Clubs of Maui

All over Maui – Kahului, Makawao, Lahaina, Haiku, Kahekili Terraces and Paukukalo

Year Round, Monday – Friday

After school – 7:00 PM (most clubs)

Ages 9 – 17 (some Clubs accept younger members)

Not just after school hangouts, the Boys and Girls Clubs are places where young people come to learn, develop social skills, express themselves creatively, participate in sports and a variety of other programs. The Clubs are staffed by professionals.

Haku Baldwin Center 572-9129

Animal Education Classes

Preschool, elementary and special education (by appointment only)

Group sizes (6 to 25)

Humane animal education classes and tour weekly. Enjoy interacting with our animals while learning about the needs and responsibilities of taking care of dogs, cats, rabbits, guinea pigs, chickens, ducks, and horses. Students, parents, aides and educators welcome.

Maui Center for Child Development 873-7700
[email protected]
244 Papa Place, Suite 102

Fun with Handwriting Class (Printing & Cursive)

6-Week Series At 1x/Week

All Ages

A FUN & physical program by a trained Occupational Therapist. Includes fun activities to strengthen upper body, improve pencil grasp and learn to form letters more easily and legibly! Some Insurances Accepted

Social Skills Groups Learn Skills to be a Better Friend!

4-Week Series 1x/Week

Grades K-2 / 3-5

Your child will develop strategies to listen, communicate, problem solve, negotiate and develop good
sportsmanship with peers through FUN, facilitated group activities by a therapist.

“Body Engine Program” Kids Learn to Self- Regulate!

4-6 Week Series At 1x/Week

Grades K-2 / 3-5

Class to help kids learn about their “body engine” and learn strategies to self-calm and attend. This is particularly good for high activity children, sensitive children or low energy children and includes handouts for parents.

Behavior Management Strategies For Kids And Their Caregivers!

1-2 Hour Sessions In Home Or Clinic Setting.


Individualized sessions with a Behavioral Specialist to work with child and family (siblings too!) to change challenging behavior patterns & create positive behavioral momentum! Sessions are customized and confidential.

Siblings Groups


All Ages

Based on “Sibshops” and run by a Behavioral Specialist. These are classes that are aimed at building a stronger relationship between siblings through fun, physical and team building activities.

Coping Skills for Children of Separation/Divorce

5 Session Series, 1x/Week

All Ages

A fun and effective program by a trained pediatric Clinical Social Worker to help children learn coping skills through a curriculum and specific child-oriented activities. Workbook material and strategies given to parents as well! Some Insurances Accepted

Individual Therapies for Kids & Families
Assessment, Treatment & Consultation
Occupational Therapy
Speech Therapy
Behavior Management
Some Insurances Accepted

Kihei Public Library 875-6833

Pajama Storytime

Kihei Public Library Children’s Area

Last Tuesday of Month, 7:00 PM

Ages 3-7

Wear your PJs and fuzzy slippers, grab your teddy bear for stories, songs and movement!

Preschool Storytime

Kihei Public Library Children’s Area

Fridays, 10:30 AM for Ages 3-5

Stories, songs, movement and crafts.

Toddler Storytime

Kihei Public Library Children’s Area

Thursdays, 10:30 AM Geared for two year olds.

Simple stories, songs, movement and crafts just right for toddlers.

Wonderful Wednesday

Kihei Public Library

Last Wednesday of each month

3:00 PM for Ages 7 and up

A program, event, or volunteer opportunity for school-age children.

Makawao Public Library 573-8785
1159 Makawao Ave, Makawao

Toddler Story Time

Every Thursday of the month at 10:00 AM in the Children’s Area.

Bring your keiki to enjoy stories, songs, and crafts — just right for ages 5 and under!

Children’s Chess Club

All ages and levels welcome for relaxed chess play.

The first Monday of every month from 3:00-4:00 PM.

Family Movie Night

Every fourth Wednesday of the month at 6:00 PM.  For Children of all ages. Join us for our monthly FREE movie and popcorn!

Wailuku Public Library 243-5766

Keiki Story Time

251 High Street, Wailuku

Every Wednesday, 10:00 AM

Babies, toddlers and preschoolers accompanied by parent or caregiver. Join Auntie Tammy for fun stories, songs, action rhymes and simple crafts. Children, parents and caregivers hear stories, have fun, and meet new friends. Free.

Kahului Public Library 873-3095

Keiki Storytime

Kahului Library Children’s Area

Saturdays, 10:30 AM

Preschool Age

Nurture your child with the love of reading by attending a storytime session!

Tutoring Services LLC 879-6638

Individualized Tutoring

Tutoring Services LLC strives to “Build a Strong Foundation” for your child. Courses are designed to fit your child’s academic needs. One child per session provides a quiet learning environment for your child to focus and achieve success! We provide quality, individualized attention with experienced teachers!

Kumon Math & Reading Centers

Upcountry: 276-3375

Lahaina: 446-4756

Kihei South: 446-2122

Kihei North: 893-2417

Kahului/Wailuku: 244-8887

Kumon Math & Reading

An after-school math and reading program that employs a unique learning method designed to help each child develop the skills needed to perform to his or her potential. The curriculum spans material from preschool all the way up to college.

Maui Learning 573-7730

Individualized Tutoring

All academic subjects

Ages 3 to Adult

Maui’s BEST tutoring since ‘89! Our teacher comes to YOU; YOU make the schedule; convenient payment plan. In-home, at your office, or at the library of your choice. Customized schedule 7 days/week. At family’s discretion

Maui Science Center 281-4691

Contact Maui Science Center about classroom workshops and demonstrations, family science night and
afterschool programs.

Child and Family Service

Domestic Violence Pattern Changing and Support Groups

392 N. Market Street, Wailuku

Tuesdays ongoing, 5:30 – 6:45 PM

For adult survivors, teens and children.

Adult Survivors and Pattern Changing Group; Teen Empowerment Group; Children’s Empowerment Group. All families are welcome. Groups will focus on domestic violence education, self-esteem building, self-care, and developing social support.

Keiki Play Morning Mobile Outreach Program

0-5 Years

Keiki Play Morning is a free community-based program provided by contract through the Department of
Health. KPM provides a comfortable learning environment focusing on positive parenting approaches to
enhance parent-child and relationships.

Tutu and Me Traveling Preschool 249-2430

Early Childhood Education Program

Kahului, Upcountry, Kihei, and Lahaina


8:30 – 10:30 AM

Age 0-5 years old

Tutu and Me is a free early childhood program for children ages birth to five and their caregivers. Tutu and Me provides learning opportunities for children’s social, language/literacy, cognitive, physical, and emotional development.

East Maui Watershed Partnership 573-6999

What’s in a Watershed?

Your classroom or our watershed

Ongoing by request

Weekdays 3rd Grade-Adult

Let us come into your classroom and bring our watershed to you. Students will learn hands on where their water comes from and why watersheds are important. Hikes and limited volunteer opportunities into the watershed also available by request.

Hale Ho’ike’ike, at the Bailey House 244-3326

Hale Ho’ike’ike

2375-A Main Street

Monday through Saturday

10:00 AM to 4:00 PM

Hale Ho’ike’ike, at the Bailey House is located in historic Wailuku Town on the way into ‘Iao Valley on the ancient royal compound of the ruling chiefs of Maui. Our museum preserves and displays the history and heritage of Maui.

Na Keiki o Emalia 808-214-9832

Children/Teen Bereavement Program


Open-ended groups

Monday, Tuesday, or Thursday

Classes depends on age (3-18 yrs. old)

Free peer support group for keiki/teens 3-18 grieving the loss of a parent, sibling, ohana member, or
close friend. Parent/s or adult care provider meet in their group at same time. Application and interview required. No drop-ins.

Reiki Hawaii 280-7704

Keiki Reiki Classes First Degree

Maui Meadows

January 13th and 14th, 2018

12:30-6:30 PM

Ages 5-95 years old

Reiki Natural Healing has been practiced in Hawaii since 1936. Children of all ages benefit from self-treatments and sharing healing energy with other people, pets, plants and more.

NVC NextGen 575-5301

Respectful Adults=Respectful Kids

Classes held throughout the Maui community that can help individuals navigate through conflict with
effective strategies that result in more harmony and connection. Communicate, connect, inspire. Visit for class listings.

Maui Family Support Services, Inc. 242-0900

1844 Wili Pa Loop, Wailuku

KANE Connections

Mondays, 6:00 – 8:00 PM

We welcome all men to attend our HUI KANE (Men’s Group) We believe men should be respectful,
responsible, accountable and honest, have integrity, be healthy partners, and nurturing fathers or role-models.

Parenting Group

Open to all parents including free childcare and dinner. Sessions are held every Tuesday, 6:00 – 8:00 PM. For more info. call Momiat 242-0900.

La Leche League International

Maui Monthly Meeting Notice

Breast Feeding Support, Encouragement and Information Women and Children only.

Every Fourth Thursday of Each Month: February – October

9:30 – 11:00 AM

For location and details, please contact Accredited Leader and Facilitator, Mary Jane Bennett at text or phone at 808-283-7139 or [email protected]