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Sunday, January 13, 2013

The Maui Arts & Cultural Center

Do you dream of an opportunity to learn and engage with others who are passionate about sharing great ideas? If so, you’re in luck as TEDxMaui returns to the Maui Arts & Cultural Center’s Castle Theater on January 13, 2013.

TEDxMaui made waves on Maui in January 2012 with a sold out event and two presentations making their way onto TED.com. Millions of people around the world watch “TED” talks for free online. This year, speakers include Michael Bernard Beckwith, Rickie Byars Beckwith, Jenelle Peterson, Makana, and others. For a complete list of 20 presenters at this year’s TEDxMaui, visit tedxmaui.com/2013-presenters/

TEDxMaui is an independently produced TED-like event. It features thought provoking presentations and performances by renowned innovators, change makers, and artists.

For tickets, contact the MACC box office at 808-242-SHOW or www.mauiarts.com. For more information about the event, visit tedxmaui.com.


Maui Academy of Performing Arts (MAPA)

amper&and, a new dance company

January 11 & 12

Friday & Saturday at 7:30pm

Steppingstone Playhouse, Queen Kaahumanu Center

MAPA’s new adult company, amper&and, presents its inaugural dance concert with original choreography sure to inspire audiences of all ages. For more information and to purchase tickets, call 244-8760.




Whale Craze at the Maui Ocean Center

Maui Ocean Center, Maalaea Harbor

January 1-31

Celebrate and return of the Humpback whales with daily presentations, the Whale Tale activity page, keiki story time, crafts, and a volunteer info booth from the whale sanctuary. MOC’s Harbor Plaza is also a great place to spot breaching Humpbacks!



Date Night at the YMCA Childwatch

Friday, January 11

6:00 – 9:00 pm

Ages 2 – 12 (two years old must be potty trained–completely out of diapers)

Drop your kids off at the YMCA while you go on a date. We will be providing dinner, dessert, a drink, arts & crafts, and games. Visit www.mauiymca.org.


Iao Preschool

2013-2014 Talk ‘N Tour Registration

Thursday, January 17 at 5:15pm

2317 W. Vineyard Street, Wailuku

3-4 year old children born before August 1, 2010

Find out about Iao Preschool. Accredited by the National Association for the Education of the Young Child. We strive to serve the working family in a loving, caring safe center with age appropriate learning activities. Hours 7-5, M-F. Nutritious meals.



Alii Kula Lavender

Ladies Day Out

Friday, January 18

9:00am – 3:00pm

Ages 5 and up

Book our “Ladies Day Out” package that includes a guided walking tour, aromatic lavender tea and delicious lavender scone. The rate is $10 per person plus tax. Guided walking tour times are at 9:30am, 10:30am, 11:30am, 1:00pm, and 2:30pm. Advance reservations are required.


Queen Kaahumanu Center

Prom Fashion Show

Friday, January 18 at 7:00pm


Kamalii Family Fitness and Fun Run

Saturday, January 19

7:30am warm up, 8:00 start


All ages, free for ages 12 and under

Annual 5K Fun Run / Roll along with fun fitness challenge after the race. Skateboards, rollerblades, scooters, and strollers are allowed. No bikes please. Register online at www. Kamalii-PTA.com.



Seabury Hall Open House

Saturday, January 19, 2013

8:30 Registration, 9:00-11:30 Program

480 Olinda Road, Makawao

Open to prospective students & families

Prospective students and families are invited to learn about Seabury Hall’s exceptional college preparatory curriculum, award-winning Performing and Fine ARts program, and outstanding athletic program.


College for Kids / College Bound’s Saturday Fun Series

I am Chef: Wraps & Kid’s Healthy Favorites

Saturday, January 19

9:00am – 11:00am

Grades 7-12, $45

You’ll use prepared kid / teen favorites, healthy & fresh food–fruits and vegetables to create snacks or wraps as a meal that is balanced and delicious.