Maui Family Weekend Guide March 8-10

Maui Family YMCA

Maui Family YMCA

Date Night at the YMCA Childwatch • Ages 2–12
February 8, March 8, & April 12 
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. Two year olds must be potty trained completely out of diapers.

Maui OnStage

Maui OnStage
68 North Market St., Wailuku

Maui OnStage’s Youth Program presents Robin Hood and His Merry Men
March 9 & 16 at 11am • March 10 & 17 at 1pm
Robin Hood, with the help of his merry men (which are mostly girls) rob from the rich, give to the poor, and save the fair Maid Marian. This comic retelling of the story includes thumb wars, missed cues, and a slow motion fight.

Grow Some Good

Grow Some Good

Taste of School Gardens • Guests 21+ Only
Saturday, March 9 • 5pm–8:30pm
Maui Tropical Plantation 
This annual event features Maui’s premiere chefs coming together to support school gardens and inspire our future farmers, chefs, teachers, scientists, and community leaders. 

Keiki Fun Day at Kahului School

Kahului School
410 Hina Ave
Kahului, HI 96732
Phone number(808) 873-3055

Saturday, Mar 9, 10:00 am

Come join Kahului Elementary School as they host their annual Keiki Fun Day.  On Saturday, March 9, there will be food and entertainment available from 10:00 am to 3:00 pm.  Food Trucks will be serving up delicious eats and families can enjoy pony rides, bouncers, facepainting, crafts, & more!  Drop by and show your support for Kahului School!

Willy Wonka

Baldwin High School
1650 W Kaahumanu Ave
Wailuku, HI 96793
Phone number(808) 727-3200

Baldwin Performing Arts Learning Center and Baldwin Theatre Guild present Roald Dahl’s “WILLY WONKA” at Baldwin High School Auditorium

Show times and Days:
March 8, 9, 10, 15, *16 and 17
7pm– Fridays and Saturdays
2pm– Sundays

Ticket Prices
$12 Adults
$10 Senior Citizens
$7 Students (Ages 12-17)
$5 Students (Ages 11 and under)

Box Office opens 45 minutes before show time. Seating begins 30 minutes before show time.

* Gala Night Dessert/Silent Auction Fundraiser- Saturday, March 16, 5:30pm at the Starlight Café on Baldwin HS campus. $10 adult, $8 senior citizen, $7 student (ages 11-17) and $5 child (10 and under). Includes early seaing, pre-show entertainment, a variety of desserts, a beverage and silent auction. Proceeds from the silent auction will go towards Thespian trip to the Thespian Conference in Nebraska this June. For reservation and to purchase tickets for the Gala, call 808-727-3297.

Book by Road Dahl
Music & Lyrics by Leslie Bricusse and Anthony Newley
Adapted for the Stage by Leslie Bricusse and Timothy Allen McDonald
Director Linda Carnevale
Music Director Tana Larson
Choreographer Dejah PadonReport event as inappropriate

Hawaii Nature Center

Hawaii Nature Center
875 Iao Valley Rd., Wailuku

Secret of Flowers • Grades K–2
March 9 • Saturday • 9am–11am
Why are bees attracted to flowers? How do plants produce fruit? Why
are pollinators important? Be a budding botanist for the morning! Email to reserve a spot. Cost
is $20.00/person (non-members) or $10/person (members & volunteers). 

Maui Ocean Center

Maui Ocean Center 

Free Ukulele Lessons
Mon.–Fri. • 11am–1pm • February, March, & April
Learn how to play one of Hawaii’s most iconic musical instruments with Jason Macapulay. Five guests per class, appropriate for ages 12 and up. Schedule subject to change. For more info call (808) 270-7000 or visit Complimentary with Aquarium admission. Appropriate for all ages.

Turtle-rrific Tuesday
Nursery Bay
February 5 & 19, March 5 & 19, April 2 & 16 • 2pm
Meet the Hawaiian green sea turtles at Maui Ocean Center! Experience an up-close encounter with the honu (turtle) as veterinarian Dr. Paul McCurdy & aquarists measure, weight, & examine turtles during their routine checkup. Cost: Included with Aquarium admission

Science Sundays
Hawaiians and the Sea
Every Sunday • 11:30am–12:30pm
Do you have a Junior Scientist in your group? Join us for Marine themed hands-on science activities. Recommended ages 8 & up. Included with Aquarium admission

Monthly Beach & Reef Clean-Up
Beach & Reef Clean Up: Scavenger Hunt Contest, Kahului Harbor
Sundays • February 17, March 10, April 14
7:30 am–9:30 am
Join Maui Ocean Center & the MOC Marine Institute to conquer beach & reef litter.Bring: cups for that delicious cup ‘o joe & water, sturdy shoes, reef-friendly sunscreen, sunglasses, and a hat. For reef clean ups bring: snorkel, mask, fins, rash guard, & a cutting tool such as scissors. Buckets, gloves, and collection bags will be provided. Children under 12 must be accompanied by an adult. Questions/RSVP:

Hawaiian Craft Making
Hawaiians and the Sea
Wednesdays, Fridays, & Sundays 
February, March, April • 2pm–3pm
Learn the art, history, and cultural significance of lei making and lauhala weaving with Cultural Practitioner Ko`i. Includes a hands-on demonstration, & each participant receives a free lei or weaving material to take home. Schedule subject to change. Included with Aquarium admission.

Lawai’a ‘Upena
Nursery Bay Hale
Mondays, Tuesdays, & Fridays 
February, March, & April • 10am–2pm
Fish net weaving is a skill passed down from generation to generation. Learn the art of net weaving and throw-net fishing with Greg “Gigi” Gomes. Schedule subject to change. Included with Aquarium admission.

MAPA: Spring Gala – Toast to Tinseltown

The King Kamehameha Golf Club
2500 Honoapiilani Highway

Friday, March 8, 2019 @ 6:30 PM

Escape for a glitzy and glamorous evening benefiting MAPA’s educational performing arts programs. You’ll enjoy top-notch entertainment, dinner, drinks, interactive games and prizes as you support the 65 keiki in MAPA’s Summer Musical Theatre Camp.  This year’s camp culminates in a production of Disney’s Frozen, Jr. Dress as your favorite star of the silver screen or a character from your favorite film. (No time to get a costume together? No problem! Just come as you are…) Tickets: $150. Guests must be 21 and older.

Department of Water Supply

Department of Water Supply

10th Annual Water Conservation Poster Contest
Deadline: Friday, March 15, 2019
Open to Maui County students Grades K-8. Contest theme: “CONSERVING WATER STARTS…WITH YOU”. For contest details call, 463-3110 or visit

3rd Annual Source Water Protection Video Contest
Deadline: Friday, March 15, 2019
Open to Maui County high school students. The goal is to increase public awareness in preserving and protecting Maui’s drinking water resources. Contest theme: “CLEAN WATER, IT’S IN YOUR HANDS”.

Kula Country Farms

Kula Country Farms

Strawberry U-Pick Patch
Located on Kula Hwy. across from Rice Park
End of February until early June
It’s strawberry season and you will be delighted with the sweetest strawberries that you and your family can go out and pick yourselves. There is also a wonderful Children’s Garden with all kinds of activities.

Big Brothers Big Sisters of Maui

Big Brothers Big Sisters of Maui 

Open Enrollment for Big Brothers Big Sisters of Maui School-Based Mentoring Program
Big Brothers Big Sisters of Maui is located at Kahului Elementary, Wailuku Elementary, Princess Nahienaena Elementary, and Kamehameha Schools. Offering elementary school students the opportunity to meet one-on-one with a caring and responsible mentor (typically a high school student) in a supervised group setting for one hour after school. If you are interested in enrolling as a Little or Big please call (808)442-7898 or e-mail us at

Surfing Goat Dairy

Surfing Goat Dairy 
3651 Omaopio Rd., Kula

Evening Chore Tour • All Ages
Monday–Saturday • 3:15pm–4:15pm. 
Assist in our evening chores. Learn to hand milk a goat, then help with the evening feedings and learn more about our award winning cheeses and how they are made. $12 for kids $15 for adult

Grand Dairy Tour • All Ages
Wednesdays & Saturdays • 9am
A two-hour hands-on visit and tasting experience you will love. Bring your family and friends! Be a goat herder for the day, even try to milk a goat. Includes a tasting of the many different varieties of our cheeses. $25 Reservations required.

Blue Zones Project

Blue Zones Project

Queen Ka’ahumanu Center, Center Stage
Every Second Friday 
Friday, March 8, 6 – 7:30 p.m., Queen Ka‘ahumanu Center
Join us for a night of Gyotaku (fish printing), smoothie bike, and songs by Pūnana Leo O Maui preschool!