Inaugural US Kids Golf Maui Championship

Share this…FacebookTwitterPinterestPrintemailMaui Country Club Hosts U.S. Kids Golf Championship On Saturday, December 15 young Maui golfers will compete in the first ever U.S. Kids Maui Championship at Maui Country Club in Spreckelsville with a non-shotgun start at 7:00 a.m. The competitors range in age from 5-14 years, boys and girls[Read more]

Get Your Family to Prioritize Physical Movement!

Share this…FacebookTwitterPinterestPrintemail What young person isn’t spilling over with enthusiasm for physical movement, especially when the motivation to move is all about fun, participation and being a part of that which brings joy? Let’s face it. Given the opportunity, we’d all prefer to be in that mode every waking hour.[Read more]

Gratitude Practices for the Ohana

Share this…FacebookTwitterPinterestPrintemail This time of year naturally inspires many of us to practice the art of gratitude, which can carry over into the rest of the year. Below are some ways to fill your family’s gratitude cup. Create a thankfulness garland. Supplies you will need include ribbon, fabric scraps pre-cut[Read more]

Handmade Gifts for the Holidays

Share this…FacebookTwitterPinterestPrintemailHandmade gifts are a great option to share your creativity and put love into your gifts this holiday season. You may like to borrow one of the following ideas. Give a gift from the beach and your heart! Make a sand footprint keepsake. Supplies you will need include black[Read more]

Pacific Whale Foundation offers a Keiki Whalewatch program

Share this…FacebookTwitterPinterestPrintemailPacific Whale Foundation offers a Keiki Whalewatch program Each whale season during the months of January through April, Pacific Whale Foundation offers a Keiki Whalewatch program for both local and visiting school groups that reaches more than 3,000 students each year. With the goal of developing a generation of[Read more]

4-H Opportunities in Maui County

4-H program on Maui

Share this…FacebookTwitterPinterestPrintemail What is 4-H? Although the 4-H program has been on Maui since 1918 (yes almost 100 years) the format and purpose of the program has been a mystery to many residents. The initial 4-H clubs focused on farming and introducing new agricultural technology. Other clubs taught home-making skills and[Read more]

Baby Blues & Postpartum Depression

Share this…FacebookTwitterPinterestPrintemailBaby blues occurs in 70% of all new mothers within the third or fourth day after birth. Symptoms include crying for no reason, irritability, restlessness and anxiety. Postpartum Depression is different and more debilitating, occurring in 1 out of 10 mothers. The onset of symptoms usually begin days after[Read more]

Breastfeeding

Share this…FacebookTwitterPinterestPrintemailYou’ve heard that it’s good for you. You’ve heard that it’s good for baby. You’ve probably also heard that it saves both lives AND money. But what do you need to make the choice to breastfeed, and how can you fulfill your breastfeeding goals? In honor of World Breastfeeding[Read more]

Exciting New Math Program

Share this…FacebookTwitterPinterestPrintemail Middle School Boys & Girls Club Members to Benefit from Exciting New Math Program   Boys & Girls Clubs of Maui is chartering a new initiative to support middle school members in improving and strengthening their core skills competency and achievement in mathematics. Bridge to Math will engage the[Read more]

GRANT-FUNDED OCEAN EDUCATION

Share this…FacebookTwitterPinterestPrintemailThe Pacific Whale Foundation is proud to announce a new grant award through the County of Maui Environmental Protection & Sustainability Division that will offer a new Plastic Pollution Solutions program to all middle and high school students in Maui County (click for details). Teachers interested in welcoming Pacific Whale Foundation’s[Read more]

Pumpkin Fairy Garden

Share this…FacebookTwitterPinterestPrintemail The magic of fairy gardens transcends the seasons with this Autumn version, made inside a pumpkin! We don’t know a single fairy who wouldn’t want to snuggle into this sweet hideaway. Materials: Faux pumpkin Sharp kitchen knife Scissors Fine grit sandpaper Fabric scraps Mod Podge Craft paint brush[Read more]