Seabury Hall 40th Annual Craft Fair

Saturday, May 11

9:00am – 5:00pm

seabury craft fairEnjoy glorious Upcountry Maui’s favorite Springtime event. Seabury Hall will celebrate its 40th annual Craft Fair, which has been raising money for financial aid since 1973.

The juried Craft Fair features more than 100 local artisans, live entertainment, great food, live and silent auctions, activities for kids, rummage and plant sales, and more. Fun for the whole family.

$5 Admission. Children 12 and under are free.

 

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Maui Mall

Saturday, May 11

12:00 – 2:00 pm

Moms deserve the best. So all moms and their families are invited to come and enjoy entertainment and a chance to win fabulous prizes. See participating stores for opportunities to enter a loved one in Maui Mall’s prize drawing.

 

Ha’ina Hou features “May Day is Lei Day for Mother’s Day”

Explore Lahaina’s unique history with Lahaina Restoration Foundation’s “Ha’ina Hou – Let the Story be Told”

Friday, May 10 from 7:30-8pm

Baldwin Home Museum Lawn, Lahaina

haina houJoin us as Malihini Keahi-Heath presents “May Day is Lei Day for Mothers Day.” Participate in an interactive demonstration of “haku and huli” lei making. Along with their fragrant beauty, flower lei have become a symbol of never ending love and friendship. Malihini will teach participants how to create their own hair piece and/or lei in the “braided (haku) or turn (huli)” style of lei making.

Born and raised in Lahaina, Maui, once the capitol of the Hawaiian Kingdom, Malihini remains rooted in the ways of old Hawai’i. She is a beacon of hospitality and aloha sharing the knowledge and values passed down from her kupuna. Polynesian arts and crafts will also be available for purchase just in time for Mothers Day.

In addition, the popular candlelit tour of the Baldwin Home Museum will be held from 6-8:30pm. The museum is located on the corner of Front and Dickenson streets. The $7 fee includes admission to the Wo Hing Museum at 858 Front Street. Children 12 and under accompanied by a paying adult are free.

Ha’ina Hou is a free monthly program held on the 2nd Friday of every month.

 

Alii Kula Lavender

Free Admission Day!

Sunday, May 12

Enjoy free admission to the farm and save 15% on the entire Gallery Gift Shop! Open 9am – 4pm daily.

Lavender Treasure Hunt

Ongoing, Daily

All ages

Celebrate the summer with laughter and fun at AKL! Complete our Lavender Treasure Hunt and win a prize! Available all day – 9am – 4pm.

 

Date Night at the YMCA Childwatch

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Friday, May 10

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.

Queen Ka’ahumanu Center

Say “mahalo” to Mom with help from Queen Ka’ahumanu Center. From stylish attire to chic accessories, let these gift ideas inspire your perfect way to celebrate mom.

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Exploring the Brain

A Workshop for Grandparents and Grandchildren

Saturday, May 11

9:30 – 11:30 am

UH Maui College Campus, Community Service Building, Kahului

Grandparents and their grandchildren are invited to spend a morning of fun and learning with the University of Hawaii at Manoa Cooperative Extension on Saturday, May 11, 2013 from 9:30 – 11:30am at the Exploring the Brain workshop.  Participants will explore and participate in games and activities that are healthy for brains of all ages.  This workshop is most ideal for elementary age students and their grandparents.

Space is limited, so pre-registration is required. Call or email today to hold your space: Heather Greenwood, heather8@hawaii.edu or 244-3242, ext. 226. Cost: $5/family, payable at the door.

 

Strawberry U-Pick Patch at Kula Country Farms

Strawberry U-pick will be open until June 7th, 2013

10:00 am to 4:00 pm, Tuesday thru Sunday

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Do you know that there’s a farm on Maui where you can “pick your own strawberries?” Can’t get any fresher than that!

Everyone is invited to come and pick their own strawberries. There will be a plant sale with starters for your garden and lots of strawberry plants for purchase.

The farm stand will be decorated with giant sunflowers (they have lots of honey they want to sell). The focus will be “Bees and what they do” in the Children’s Garden. The Food Trailer will sell Strawberry Shortcake and other strawberry desserts.

Kula Country Farms is located on Kula Highway, across from Rice Park , past mile marker 13. Kulacountryfarmsmaui.com

 

The 2013 Maui Matsuri 547489_356819304428573_1463263646_n

Festivities will begin on Friday, May 10th with the Matsuri Movie Night from 6:30p to 9:00pand the Matsuri Festival on Saturday, May 11th from 2:00p to 9:00p.  The Movie Night and the Matsuri Festival will be held on the campus of the University of Hawaii – Maui College on the Great Lawn.

 

On Maui Art Exhibit

Now through May 12, 2013

11:00am – 5:00pm

Maui Arts & Cultural Center

Art Maui is an annual exhibition of juried art works in all media by Maui County artists. The organization will celebrate its 35th year showcasing Maui’s extraordinary growing community of visual artists. A wide range of contemporary work including drawing, painting, photography, jewelry, and sculpture will be seen in this popular exhibition. Free Admission.