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]

Maui Kids Cook With Heart

Share this…FacebookTwitterPinterestPrintemailInspiring healthy eating for students and their families The American Heart Association (AHA) is teaming with Maui chefs to give Lahaina-area students and their families a taste of better eating. To encourage healthy eating among youth and their families, the AHA developed the Kids Cook With Heart program to[Read more]

Supporting the Dynamics of Sibling Relationships

Share this…FacebookTwitterPinterestPrintemailSiblings Without Rivalry; How To Help Your Children Live Together So You Can Live Too Sibling relationships are one of the most important and long lasting relationships your children will have. What a gift! They vary according to ages of the siblings, the ‘gap’ in ages, the individual developmental[Read more]

Sing To Your Baby

Share this…FacebookTwitterPinterestPrintemail“Music is the greatest communication in the world. Even if people don’t understand the language that you’re singing in, they still know good music when they hear it.” ~ Lou Rawls Communicating with your baby through song creates a special bond between the two of you. It makes no[Read more]

2nd Annual Maui Baby Expo

Share this…FacebookTwitterPinterestPrintemailQueen Ka’ahumanu Center and Maui Family Magazine present the 2nd Annual Baby Expo at Queen Ka’ahumanu Center on Saturday, September 29 from 10am to 1pm. Babies start your engines! Queen Ka’ahumanu Center & Maui Family Magazine present the 2nd Annual Maui Baby Expo on Saturday, September 29, 2018, from[Read more]