Montessori Eagles International 463-9355

Montessori Preschool Lahaina,

School year begins August 5th, 2013, Monday through Friday. OPEN from 7 a.m to 6 p.m. Children 2 to 6 years old We will also have Montessori Orientation for Parents twice a month. August 2nd and 23rd, September 13th and 27th and October 11th and 25th. Call to confirm attendance.

Kaiser Permanente Maui Lani Clinic

Raising Food Smart Kids

Jennifer L.K. Davis, MS, RD 242-1608

August 21, 5:30pm-7:00pm

Childhood is an exciting time when kids begin to develop habits around eating and playing. It’s also a time when kids can become picky about what they eat and start spending too much time in front of the TV. Learn the basics of nutrition, physical fitness and tips to help your family enjoy both mealtimes and playtimes together. Free event.

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

Laulima Building, UHMC

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

Personal Best: Notetaking & Organization

Saturday, Sept. 7, 9:00am-12:00pm

Grades 6-9, $49 + $5 Materials fee

Learn and practice 4 different ways of taking notes for any grade and any subject. Best organization tips for projects, personal binders, team work. Take both Personal Best classes for $89 total.

Personal Best: Cool Word Processing Shortcuts

Saturday, Sept. 7, 1:00pm-3:00pm

Grades 6-9, $39

Use Microsoft Word/WordPad and 12+ shortcuts to make documents faster. Bring your own text or use ours. Take both Personal Best classes for $89 total.

Math in Everyday Life: Cooking Math

Saturday, Sept. 14, 8:30am-10:30am

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

Fun Math with measuring & estimation with fractions, %, conversions, ounces/ grams; nutritional info plus eat what you cook!

Flying Objects: Straw Rockets!

Saturday, Sept. 21, 9:00am-11:00am

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

Create a flying straw rocket and see how far you can launch it—and reach your target; class competition.

Video Games from Scratch!

Saturday, Sept. 28, 9:00am-11:00am

Ages 10+, $39

Learn what good game design is, how to program simple video games with animation using existing sprites, modify program details. If you’ve taken this class before—pick up where you left off and learn more.

Kids ‘n’ Cameras

Saturday, Sept. 28, 9:00am-11:00am

Grades 4-8, $39 + $5 Materials Fee

Bring your digital camera and create better pictures for your own use or school projects—compose the best photo, create fun angles and silly shots and enjoy a friendly kid critique of your work

I am Programmer: Web Designs

Saturday, Oct. 19, 9:00am-12:00pm

Ages 11-18, $59

Start your kid-career now! Get a handle on HTML & JavaScript 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

Blast Off! Rocketry-Parents & Kids

Saturday, Oct. 26, 9:00am-11:00am

Grades 4-8, $39 + $10 Materials Fee

Parent attends for free. Build your own compressed air rocket and then launch it! Basics of rocket design and flight.

Flying Objects: Catapults!

Saturday, Nov 9, 9:00am-11:00am

Grades 4-6, $39 + $10 Materials Fee

Ready to Storm the Castle? Class project—make a catapult (trebuchet) then see how accurate you are. What to send flying through the air? Angry Birds? Secret Messages? You decide— competition to hit the target.

Easy Editing with iMovie

Saturday, Nov 16, 9:00am-11:00am

Grades 4-8, $39

Have some fun with video editing! Bring your own or use class clips.

Be a Great Babysitter!

Saturday, Nov 16, 12:00pm-2:00pm

Grades 4-8, $39 + $5 Materials Fee

Learn the basics of being a responsible babysitter including infant & child care, safety, simple first aid and CPR, Heimlich maneuver and ways to keep children happily engaged in simple games and activities.

Digital Time Lapse Video

Saturday, Dec 7, 9:00am-11:00am & 12:00pm-2:00pm

Grades 4-8, $39

Bring in a project that can be built— Legos, puzzle, 3-D puzzle, a room to design, a model airplane or rocket and get it all on video using iPads.

UH Center Maui 984-3523

Degree Preparation Workshop

UH Maui College Campus/Laulima Building Room 108

Sept 3, Oct 8, Nov 5, and Dec 5

6:00 – 7:00pm

age 18+

This workshop provides an opportunity to ask questions about University of Hawaii bachelor’s and master’s distance learning programs in an informal faceto-face environment.

Full STEAM Ahead Learning 281-3106

Geo Explorers – An AfterSchool Science Program

Locations to be announced


September 5th – October 24th

2:30pm – 4:00pm

Grades 1 – 5

Geo Explorers is a hands-on, hi-tech, outdoor science program with an integrated approach. Students use GPS, tablet computers, and digital microscopes. They also design and build giant puppets and participate in a dramatic arts performance. The Full STEAM Ahead Learning Approach integrates Science, Technology, Engineering, Arts, and Math in place based education. We explore places in the outdoor environment near Pukalani School, and we also go on short field trips on select dates. We transport kids in the Full STEAM Ahead Learning 15 passenger van. Diana Papini Warren, M.S. Ed., is the instructor, and she also runs Geo Explorers Summer Camps.

Pacific Whale Foundation 808-249-8811 ext. 1

Sea Wees: Dive into the A, B, Seas

Pacific Whale Foundation’s Discovery Center, Maalaea

September 25 to October 23


9:00 am to 10:00 am

Ages 3 – 5 and their parents/caregivers

Developmentally appropriate early childhood program features music/movement, demonstrations and guided exploration. We’ll use the alphabet as a framework for learning about the ocean. Each child will create their own A-B-Seas Book and will enjoy a field trip to Maui Ocean Center.

SeaWees: Slow, Faster, Fastest

Pacific Whale Foundation’s Discovery Center, Maalaea

October 30 to November 20


9:00 am to 10:00 am

Ages 3 – 5 and their parents/caregivers

Educational early-childhood program led by professional educators. During this session, we’ll explore speed — and what it means. Is it better to be fast or slow? When would you need speed on land and in the sea? We’ll explore these questions through song, movement, guided exploration and a field excursion.

Doris Todd Christian Academy 579-9237

Open House

Thursday, November 7, 2013

8:15 a.m.

Preschool – Grade 8

You are invited to our fall Open House! At Doris Todd Christian Academy our Core Values are Biblical Truth, Integrity, Love, Respect, Responsibility, Community Fath, Family, and Character. Everyone is welcome, RSVP preferred.

Tutoring Services LLC 879-6638

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 and Reading Centers

Upcountry: 276-3375

Lahaina: 250-6110

Kihei South: 446-2122

Kihei North: 893-2417

Kahului: 244-8887

“Kumon is the world’s largest after-school math and reading program in over 47 countries and 6 continents. Kumon students actively develop self-learning skills through daily practice and mastery of material. Step by logical step, students steadily build a solid grasp of math and reading, and become more confident and motivated with each worksheet involved. With each success, your child gains knowledge, confidence, motivation. Discover what millions of parents already know: Kumon works. “

Kether Hollabaugh 707-779-9817

[email protected]

Home School Classes offered by Waldorf-trained teacher 

Waldorf-trained teacher forming Home Schooling groups, as well as individual classes and tutoring sessions. Home School main lessons, academics, art, music, movement classes. 8-Week Creative Writing Series for challenged and gifted writers! October 1st weekly Ages 10-12

Pa‘ia Youth & Cultural Center

Building Community Through Our Youth

PYCC, at Pa‘ia Bay

Ongoing, Tuesday thru Saturday

Afterschool, until 7:00pm Tues-Thurs & Sat, 9:00pm 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 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.

Child and Family Services 877-6888

24-hour hotline 873-8264

[email protected]

Maui Sexual Assault Center

392 N. Market Street, Wailuku, HI 96793

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.

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, 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!

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 Community Setting.


Individualized sessions with a behavioral specialist to work with child and family (siblings too!) to develop strategies for changing challenging behavior patterns & creating 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 teambuilding activities.

Coping Skills for Children of Separation/ Divorce

5 Session Series, 1x/Wk

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.

Individual Therapies for Kids & Families

Assessment, Treatment & Consultation

Occupational Therapy

Speech Therapy


Behavior Management

Some insurance 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

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

10:00am in the Children’s Area

Ages 2-5

Read Aloud, simple crafts, songs and finger plays.

Keiki Chess Club

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

[email protected]

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

[email protected]

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

[email protected]

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

[email protected]

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

[email protected]

Informational Visit

17 Hoohana Street Suite 203 in Kahului

Third Monday of each month


For parents. Join us for an informational overview the third Monday of each month. Lindamood-Bell® Learning Centers offer one-to-one, intensive instruction, based on the individual’s learning needs. Utilizing a learning potential evaluation, an individual’s strengths and weaknesses are identified, and an instruction plan is developed. Our instruction provides the foundation necessary to become an independent learner.

Girl Scouts of Hawaii 244-3744

[email protected]

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.

FREE Parenting Classes 575-2659

[email protected]

Island-wide, 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.