Montessori School of Maui 573-0374

Open House

2933 Baldwin Ave. Makawao,

November 1, 2014 

January 31, 2015


All welcome

Open House

Doris Todd Christian Academy 579-9237

Open House

Wednesday, November 6th

8:15 a.m.

PS – Grade 12

Everyone is welcome! 

For parents of prospective students

Come join us for our Open House to learn more about our strong academic curriculum and core values.

Please join us at 8:15 a.m. for a short

presentation and a visit to our classrooms. Our preschool begins at

the age of 3 and we continue through grade 12. For more information

please call 579-9237.

Haleakala Waldorf School 878-2511

Discover Waldorf Tour

Saturday, November 8th

Saturday, January 24th

10 am – 12pm

Come see Waldorf education come alive in the classroom at Haleakala Waldorf School’s Discover Waldorf Tour. Experience lively, joyful learning in our classrooms first hand on a guided tour through the grades from early childhood through high school.  Find out why Waldorf education really does work.  For the fullest experience of the guided tour, please leave children home or bring a second caregiver. 

High School Open House

Kaluanui campus at the Hui No’eau Visual Arts Center in Makawao

Saturday, January 17, 10am-Noon

Come learn more about this new high school choice for upcountry Maui! There will be an overview of the unique program steeped in hands-on artistic learning experiences, opportunities for international study, and a chance to meet the high school faculty and students. Limited seats are available for next year, so come check it out and apply early!

Montessori Hale O Keiki 874-7441

MHOK Open House 

PR-K to 8th Grade

Montessori Hale O Keiki

Thursday, November 13

5:30 – 7:00 p.m.

Parents Tour of Classrooms, meet teachers, inquire about enrolling your child at MHOK.

Carden Academy of Maui 573-6651

Middle School Information Night

55A Maka’ena Place, Pukalani

Wednesday, November 19, 2014

5:30pm -6:30pm

Middle School

Meet teachers, see classrooms, and learn about our curriculum. We are committed to educating the whole child through a balance of academic excellence, character development, and enrichment through the arts in a nurturing, small classroom setting.

Carden Academy K-8 Open House

55A Maka’ena Place

Saturday, January 24, 2015

9 a.m.- 12 p.m.

Grades K-8

Meet teachers, see classrooms, and learn about our curriculum. We are committed to educating the whole child through a balance of academic excellence, character development, and enrichment through the arts in a nurturing, small classroom setting.

St. Anthony Junior Senior High School, 244-4190

Admissions Open House

St. Anthony Schools in Wailuku

Saturday, January 17, 2015

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

Preschool to 12th-grade

St. Anthony Preschool, Grade School and the Junior-Senior High School will open their classrooms and provide tours through their Wailuku campus for interested individuals and families.

Seabury Hall 572-7235

Open House

School Campus

January 17, 2015

8:30 registration, 9:00-11:30 program

Prospective families with children entering Grades 6 – 12

Seabury Hall will hold an Open House on Saturday, January 17, 2015 for prospective students and families. Registration at 8:30am, program at 9:00 to 11:30am. Refreshments will be served. For reservations, please call the Admissions Office.

Roots School 250 7988

[email protected]

Open House

740 Haiku Road

Saturday, Jan. 17, 2015

10 am to noon

Preschool through 8th grade

Open house / early registration for K-8th grade.  Project-Based Learning Enhanced by the Arts.  Licensed teachers K-8th.  Small Class sizes.  The ROOTS mission is to provide educational and learning programs that allow children to think independently, engage collaboratively, make connections across disciplines, realize their talents, and apply their learning in the world.

HTA – Hawaii Technology Academy 808-676-5444

Blended Learning Charter School

Enrollment Opening in February 2015

Kindergarten thru grade 12

HTA is a blended learning public charter school, educating students statewide through a combination of online and face-to-face instruction.

Kaiser Permanente Health Education Classes 242-1608

Kaiser Permanente, Maui Lani Medical Office

Why Does My Child Do That? 

Wednesdays, November12th & 19th

6:00-8:00 p.m. (2-part series) 

Is it bad behavior or something else? Get an overview of behavior issues and basic sensory processing. Learn strategies on how to become a behavior detective and read the clues your young child is giving you. Gain knowledge and resources to make decisions that support both you and your child. Fee: Free. Instructor: Rochelle Dunning, M.Ed 

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

Laulima Building, UHMC

College for Kids/College Bound

Kids ‘n’ Cameras 

Saturday, November 8th

9-11:00 am 

Age 10+ 

Compose the best photo; great tips, create fun angles and silly shots; friendly kid critique of your work. 

Make It & Take It: Jewelry Making 

Saturday, December 6th 


Age: 9+. 

Parents accompany & stay with child. Just in time for Christmas! Mom or Dad–bring your child/teen and create your own feathered earrings and decorated ornaments—suitable for Christmas gifts. Student tuition is to be paid; Mom or Dad are free $39 tuition; $7 materials fee (per person)  

Make It & Take It: Cookie Decorating 

Saturday, December 6th


Age 9+

Parents accompany & stay with child. Creative Cookie decorating on a dozen cookies you’ve baked or purchased. Students will be also given some homemade cookies along with creative designs to copy or embellish. Great as presents for Christmas. Pay for student; Mom or Dad are free. $39 tuition; $7 materials fee (per person) 

Free College for Kids Class: Hour of Programming Code 

Saturday, December 13th

9:00-10:00 am 

UHMC/Laulima Building 

This gathering is to celebrate and have students experience the fun of creating a program and expose them to a possible Computer Science career. Parent must accompany and stay with child in grades 3-5. 6th-12th graders can come solo. College for Kids is partnering with the Maui Food Bank and asking you to consider a $5 donation or 3 canned goods. Call to register as seating is limited: 984-3231 

I am Programmer: Web Designs 

Saturday, January 17th 


Ages 11-18

Start your kid/teen-career now! Get a handle on HTML to create your own cool website. Learn tips and ways to do more programming with less work. Examine creative websites and discover cool pre-written scripts plus create your own. If you’ve taken this before—pick up where you left off and learn more. $59

Call 984-3466 for more January classes on Babysitting, Video Programming from SCRATCH, Painting on T-Shirts and Notetaking & Study Skills!

Pacific Whale Foundation 249-8811

Moonlight Tidepool Explorations

November 5 and 6, and December 18 and 19

6:00pm – 8:00pm

Ages 6 and over

Meet fascinating creatures that roam Hawaii’s tidepools at night during a Moonlight Tidepool Exploration with Pacific Whale Foundation’s education team. Cost $15 per adult and $5 per child. Please check the website for January dates and to book online:

Coral Reef Information Station at Ulua Beach

Open daily (except Wednesdays and Sundays) from 8:00am – 11:00am. 

Pacific Whale Foundation’s free Coral Reef Information Station at Ulua Beach in Wailea is staffed by an expert marine naturalist who helps you learn about the fish and marine wildlife that you’ll see while snorkeling at this popular reef. Free use of fish i.d. cards and reference books. For information, call (808) 249-8811 ext. 1.

Exploratory Marine Science Labs 


Pacific Whale Foundation’s marine education team offers a wide variety of labs and field experiences geared for classes or groups in pre-school through high school. Our team can also assemble a customized program for your specific needs and schedule. Contact Lendy Leslie at (808) 856-8341 for grades 5 and below, or Erin Iberg at (808) 856-8372 for grades 6 and above.

Pa‘ia Youth & Cultural Center

Pa‘ia Youth & Cultural Center: Building 

Community Through Our Youth

PYCC, at Pa‘ia Bay


Tuesday thru Saturday

Afterschool, until 7pm,

9pm on Fridays

Ages 9 and up

Drop in and discover the best youth center on Maui! KOPO 88.9FM youth radio, cooking classes, media production, skatepark, art, and recreation served daily!

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. 

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

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

Saturdays, 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

1159 Makawao Ave, Makawao

Toddler Story Time: Auntie Ninfa

Every Thursday of the month at 10 a.m. in the Children’s Area.

Ages 2-5

Read aloud, simple crafts, songs and finger plays.

Keiki Chess Club

Ages 7-12

The first Monday of every month from 3:00-4:30 pm.

Maui Live Poets Society 

Poetry Readings for ages 12 and up. The third Wednesday of every month at 6:30 p.m.

Family Movie Night

Every last Wednesday at 6:00pm.

Assets Center for Learning – Maui Harriet Lefton,  808-726-6017

[email protected] or

95 Mahalani Street, Suite 19A, Wailuku,  (at Imua Family Services)

Assets Center for Learning

Beginning in November

Wednesdays and Fridays

2:30 – 4:30 p.m.

All ages

The center is a one-stop shop providing access to tutoring, psychologists, speech and language therapists, and parent seminars designed to help students with learning differences while providing support to their families and teachers who interact with them.

Tutoring Services LLC  205-1695

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!

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. 

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. 

Kumon Kihei-North 893-2417

[email protected]

Kumon Math & Reading

KUMON Kihei-North

Kihei Elementary School

Mondays & Thursdays

2:30-5:30pm, year round

All ages

Math & Reading Supplement.

WooHawaii Tutoring & Educational Services 344-8468

[email protected]

David Barber

Back to School Tutoring and Homework Help

Maui Islandwide



8 am – 7 pm

K-College Level

Specialized skills assessments, academic tutoring and homework help.

Tutu and Me Traveling Preschool 249-2430

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.

TIFFE 575-2659

FREE Keiki Play Mornings

Mondays – Wailuku at Wai’ale Park behind Walgreens.

Tuesdays – Kula Park behind the Fire Station near swings.

Wednesdays – Kihei at Kamaole Beach III.

Observation of holidays & breaks similar to public school; call for details.

9:30 – 11:30am

Birth – 5 years old

FREE Keiki Play Mornings is hosted by

experienced parent educator, Megan Ramirez. The program invites all families/caregivers with children ages 0-5 years old to come join us for open play, songs, a simple snack, and a dash of positive parenting strategies.

Makawao Drop in Center 446-6928

29 Olinda Road, Makawao


10-12:30 on Mondays & Wednesdays

Age 2-5 yrs

Jump into fun with a part-time preschool alternative. Sponge painting, bubble art, a tree fort, a butterfly sticker hunt, these are just some of the things students will be able to do while exploring the world around them and learning through play. 

Mothers of Preschoolers (MOPS) 360-808-4708

Hope Chapel

January 16 2015

1st & 3rd Fridays


Mothers of preschool-aged children

A MOPS meeting includes practical 

teaching through speakers, demonstrations and videos. You’ll get to have honest conversations with other moms who understand the joys and frustrations of motherhood. We have a Moppets program for the kids.

West Maui Mountains Watershed Partnership 661-6600

[email protected]

Watershed Defenders

Waihe’e Ridge Trail
Ongoing or by request
All Ages
Help remove strawberry guava along the trail and stop the spread of this aggressive weed. This informative volunteer trip is a way to learn about the watershed and effects of invasive plants. Call to sign up for public trips or gather your community/school group to schedule your own.

East Maui Watershed Partnership 573-6999

What’s in a Watershed?

Your classroom or our watershed Ongoing or by request
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 into the watershed also available by request.

Mālama Wao Akua 2014

Viewpoints Gallery in Makawao

September 17th to October 22nd



All Ages

Conservation and art meet at this exhibit. Learn about Maui Nui’s native species as they are showcased by local artists of all ages. Every Thursday at 4:30pm the gallery will host different environmental experts to give talks. See website.

Bailey House Museum 244-3326

Bailey House Museum

2375-A Main Street


Monday through Saturday

10:00am to 4:00pm

All Ages

The Bailey House Museum, also known as Hale Ho’ike’ike, 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.

Maui Family Guidance Center/ State of Hawaii/ Dept. of Health   Dr. Virginia Shaw 243-1252

[email protected]

Children’s Mental Health

Monday thru Friday 

7:45a.m. to 4:30 p.m. 

All year long, Ages 3-20

Wailuku, HI

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

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 Monday- Friday

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. KNOWLEDGE IS POWER…KNOW YOUR STATUS.

Child and Family Services 877-6888

24-hour hotline 873-8264

[email protected]

Maui Sexual Assault Center

392 N. Market Street, Wailuku

All ages

The Maui Sexual Assault Center (MSAC), a program of Child & Family Service, offers a continuum of free services to children, youth, adults and families that have been affected by sexual violence in Maui County. We provide crisis intervention and outreach, support, education and clinical therapy to victims and their families.


Adult Survivors of Child Abuse Support Group

Wailuku. Location disclosed once survivor signs up via the website.

Weekly – Ongoing

Wednesdays, 7pm to 8pm

18 and up

The purpose of ASCA meetings is to allow survivors to share their abuse and recovery experiences, receive peer support, try out new behaviors and better understand themselves and their recovery process. SURVIVORS ONLY.