UHMC/OCET/EdVenture’s College for Kids 984-3231


Laulima Building, UHMC

College for Kids/College Bound’s Saturday Fun Series:

Personal Best: Math in Everyday Life: Estimating—the best Math Skill!

Saturday, May 4, 10:00am-12:00pm

Grades 5-8, $39

80% of the daily math adults use is estimation. Estimate time, distance, money, weight. Fun activities designed to make estimating automatic to check math problems, money exchanges, etc.

Personal Best: Master Editor!

Saturday, June 22, 9:00-11:00am

Grades 5-8, $39 + $5 lab fee

Edit any paper you write with easy, sequential steps. Practice checking spelling and grammar with fun writings. Be a better writer. Materials provided; you may bring something you’ve written.

Kaboom! Chemistry

Saturday, June 29, 1:00-3:00pm

Grades 4-6, $39 + $5 lab fee

Dancing raisins, exploding containers, and how far can you make soda fly into the air! Can you make objects move!

Racing Objects

Saturday, July 13, 9:00-11:00am

Grades 4-6, $39 + $5 lab fee

How fast can you go & make a sailboat travel across the ground or how far a car will roll on ramps—potential versus kinetic energy!

Blast Off: Rocketry

Saturday, June 1, 9:00-11:00am

Grades 6-8, $29 + $10 lab fee

Basics of rocket design and engineering; build compressed air rocket and then launch it!

Make It & Take It: Your Own LED Wristband

Saturday, June 8, 9:00-11:00am

Grades 7-12, $29 + $10 lab fee

Merge electronics & clothing—basic e-Textile techniques; sew LED’s/battery onto a wrist or arm band.

College for Kids/College Bound’s Science Summer continues with their last 2 classes for 4th through 6th graders. Call in to register ASAP, 984-3231! All classes are held at Laulima Building, UHMC campus.
A few seats left in: SWOOSH! Racing Objects: When: Saturday, July 13th, 9-11:00 am; walk-ins welcome. • You’ll experiment with:  Sailboats, cars, ramps—potential vs kinetic energy! The Need for Speed! • Cost: $44

Back by Popular Demand—KABOOM! Chemistry. So much fun, we’re running it again-with all new experiments! • When: Saturday, July 13th, noon-2:00pm; walk-ins welcome • You’ll experiment with: All new science experiments! Plus Exploding containers—Can Soda Fly? •Cost: $44

Call 984-3231 to register ASAP!

Woo Hawaii 344-8468


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Woo Hawaii Summer Academic Programs

Maui Islandwide

5/26/13 – 8/2/13

Monday – Friday

10 am – 6 pm; K-12

Wide selection of Summer academic and fun programs including Hawaiian Language and culture, hula, creative writing & martial arts.

Haku Baldwin Center 572-9129


Animal Education

Classes for 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.

St. Anthony Jr. Sr. High School 244 4190, ext. 224


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Summer 2013 PSAT/SAT/ACT Preparation Course

St. Anthony Junior Senior High School Campus

June 3-June 27

Monday – Friday

8:30 a.m. to 11:30 a.m.

For high school students planning to attend college

This intensive four week PSAT/SAT/ACT preparation course includes step-by-step skill building techniques and complete practice tests.

Maui Family Guidance Center /State of Hawaii / Dept. of Health

Dr. Virginia Shaw 243-1252

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Children’s Mental Health

Monday thru Friday

7:45 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.

All year long, Ages 3-20

Wailuku, Hawaii

Do you have a child with an emotional or behavioral challenge? We provide services to support children and youth with mental health needs.

Maui Center for Child Development 873-7700


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244 Papa Place, Suite 102

Coping Skills for Children of Separation/ Divorce

Individual scheduling

5 session series

One hour each session, All ages

A fun and effective program by a trained pediatric clinical social worker to help children learn coping skills through a curriculum, a workbook and specific child-oriented activities. Workbook material and strategies given to parents as well! Adaptable to younger children. Some insurance accepted.

“Just Write It!” Handwriting Program (Printing & Cursive)

6 week series at 1x/week through the summer.

Days and Times TBA

Manuscript and cursive, elementary to high school; individual and small group (2-4 students)

A FUN & physical program by a trained occupational therapist to improve your child’s printing or cursive writing. Based on the nationally recognized program “Getting it Write.” Includes fun activities to strengthen upper body, improve pencil grasp and learn to form letters more easily and legibly!

Social Skills Groups: Learn Skills to be a Better Friend!

8 session series, 1- 2xs/week

Days and Times TBA

Grades K-2 / 3-5

Small group (2-4)

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. Key concepts and activities from the Superflex Social Thinking Curriculum by Michelle Garcia Winner will be used.

How Does Your Engine Run? (the Alert Program): Kids Learn to Self- Regulate!

Through the summer

Days and Times TBA

6 week series at 1x/week

Grades K-2 / 3-5

Small group (2-4)

A 6 session program by a licensed occupational therapist to help kids learn skills and strategies to self-calm. 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!

Throughout the summer, Mon – Fri

1-2 hour sessions in home/community setting

Toddler through Grade 5

Individualized sessions with a behavioral specialist to work with child and family (siblings too!) to develop strategies for changing challenging behavior patterns at home or in the community & creating positive behavioral momentum! Sessions are customized and confidential.

Balance & Coordination Program!

June through the summer

Days and Times TBA

Grades K-2 / 3-5

Individual and small group

This class is run by a licensed occupational therapist and is based on the “Balometrics” program. We use specialized equipment to help your child’s eye hand coordination, left and right body coordination and balance skills to help your child be more confident with physical activities on the playground and in P.E.!

Kihei Public Library 875-6833


Pajama Storytime

Children’s Area

Last Tuesday of Month, 7:00 p.m.

Ages 3-7

Wear your PJs and fuzzy slippers, grab your teddy bear!

Preschool Storytime

Children’s Area

Friday, 10:30 a.m.

Ages 3-5

Stories, songs, movement and crafts.

Toddler Storytime

Children’s Area

Thursday, 10:30 a.m.

Especially for two year olds.

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

Kahului Public Library 873-3095


Keiki Storytime

Kahului Library Children’s Area

Fridays, 10:30 am


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

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 every Wednesday at 10 am for fun stories, songs, action rhymes and simple crafts. Children, parents and caregivers hear stories, have fun, and meet new friends. Free.

Makawao Public Library 573-8785


1159 Makawao Ave, Makawao

Toddler Time

Every Thursday of the month

10am in the Children’s Area

Ages 2-5

Read Aloud, simple crafts, songs and finger plays.

Children’s Chess

Every 1st Monday of the month at 3:00-4:30pm

Family Movie Night

Every last Wednesday of the month at 6:00pm

Maui Live Poet Society

Every 3rd Wednesday of the month at 6:30 pm

Education Therapy 893-0590


Intensive math, reading & writing programs that utilize the best multi-sensory programs. Pre and post testing used to assess your child’s current level and to measure your child’s progress. Homeschooling, private school and SAT test preparation available. No child left behind Provider.

The Learning Center of Maui 873-6217


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Certified teachers work with students in grades Preschool-12th.

33 Lono Ave. Suite 220, Kahului

From starting kindergarten to preparing for college, we have specialized Reading Readiness, SAT and private school entrance exam prep to help your student gain the confidence and knowledge they need to be successful.

Hui Malama Learning Center 244-5911


375 Mahalani Street, Wailuku

Open enrollment for Middle School and High School throughout the school year. GED classes are year round. New affordable tuition rates and tuition assistance available. GED Program: Career Development/ Life Skills / College Prep.

English, Writing, and SAT Tutoring with Kelsey Sadler 283-8525

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Upcountry Maui, Kahului, Kihei

An experienced AP English teacher who loves the one-on-one advantage of tutoring. Love making writing fun and accessible while giving out great tips for the SATs and those vague college essay prompts.

Tutu and Me Traveling Preschool 249-2430


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Early Childhood Education Program

Kahului, Upcountry, Kihei, and Lahaina


8:30am – 10:30am

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.

Open Minds Learning Center 280-0535

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Educational Therapy


Classes ongoing

Monday thru Saturday

All ages / All levels

A practice specializing in Reading/Writing/Math for typical learners and learners with differences. We focus on learning styles, strengths and weaknesses, while rehabilitating your child’s confidence and enjoyment of learning.

Lindamood-Bell Learning Center in Kahului 214-6945


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Summer Programs for Reading,Comprehension and Math

173 Hoohana St #203

May through August

Monday – Friday, 8am – 5pm

One-on-one or small group instruction using Lindamood-Bell’s research-validated intensive programs to strengthen the underlying skills needed for reading, comprehension and math.

Girl Scouts of Hawaii 244-3744

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Troop leaders needed

for grades K-12

Maui County – all areas

Girl Scouting builds girls of courage, confidence, and character, who make the world a better place. Help girls in Hawai `i do great things. Become a troop leader today! Troops are divided by age and location. Contact Tauna Neerings to start the application process.

Maui AIDS Foundation 242-4900


HIV Testing

FREE, anonymous & confidential 20 minute HIV oral swab

Testing sites Island wide: Lahaina, Kihei, Hali’imaile & Hana

Wailuku Free Rapid HIV & HCV (Hep C) testing Mon- Fri

Young adults and teens, under the age of 30, continue to be at risk, with those between the ages of 13 and 29 accounting for 34% of new HIV infections. There were an estimated 11,200 new HIV infections among women in the United States. Women comprised 51% of the US population and 23% of those newly infected with HIV. KNOWLEDGE IS POWER…KNOW YOUR STATUS.

Beautiful Informed Beginnings

Mary Jane Bennett 283-7139


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Certified Lamaze Childbirth Education Since 2004

Pre-registration required

Call or email for private classes

For expectant families

Participants gain strength and expectant families gain information about comfort measures, coping skills and techniques to handle labour and birth.

Breast Feeding Education

Pre-registration Required

Call or email for private or group class schedules

For expectant families and anyone providing postpartum support for newborn and mother

Participants learn how the lactation system works, how to breast feed, benefits, and how to support the nursing mother, and more.

FREE Parenting Classes 575-2659

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Weekly 2-hour classes, 12 weeks

Time and day varies

Parenting skills, for all ages

Learn more about positive discipline, developing empathy, managing & communicating feelings, rewards & punishment, and more. Replace unwanted negative parenting patterns for newer, healthier, nurturing ones. Childcare/class at same time but not mandatory.