Maui Family Weekend Guide September 7-9

American Cancer Society of Maui 244-5553

Relay for Life of West Maui

Saturday, September 8, 2018 • 5:00 PM – 12:00 AM
Maui Paintball, Olowalu, 814 Honoapiilani Hwy, Olowalu HI

At Relay For Life events on Maui, no one faces cancer alone. We come together every year to support and celebrate survivors and caregivers. Each Relay has special events and activities for the entire family.


Shuttles depart from Lahaina Cannery Mall at 4:00pm &  4:30pm


5:15PM        Cancer Survivors & Caregivers Walk the first lap of the relay.

5:30PM        Cancer Survivors & Caregivers Dinner

7:30PM        First Shuttle Returns

8:00PM        Luminaria Lantern Lighting Ceremony

9:00PM        Second Shuttle Returns



Maui Thing 249-0215

Second Saturday Art
10:00 AM – 12:00 PM
Free Art Activities for Keiki.

Haleakala Waldorf Stay and Play Open House

Stay and Play Open House this Saturday, September 15th. Experience for yourself a morning in Waldorf Early Childhood! Children ages 2-5 with a parent attending are invited to play from 8:45-10:30am. Space is limited. Please RSVP to, 878-2511.

The Keiki Playhouse 268-7267
275 W Kaahumanu Ave, Kahului

Grandparents Day

September 9th

Enjoy Grandparents Day with special crafts and free admission for Grandparents.

Queen Ka’ahumanu Center 877-4325
275 E. Ka’ahumanu Ave., Kahului

MFOL Birthday Celebration!

Maui Friends of the Library @QKC:  Birthday Celebration with Uncle Wayne

Celebrate books and libraries with Maui Friends of the Library during their Birthday Celebration on Saturday, September 8, 10-3 at Queen Ka’ahumanu Center!

It’s the 6th year for the Bookstore at Queen Ka’ahumanu Center… and the 2nd year of operation for the Holoholo Bookmobile – purchased for Maui County with funds raised by MFOL book sales! At the bookstore, there will be crafts and face-painting in the morning, and Uncle Wayne will perform starting at 1PM and there will be a door prize drawing at 2pm.
All day, there will be free books for kids!

September is National Library Card Sign-up Month, so the Maui Holoholo Bookmobile will be parked at Queen Ka’ahumanu Center (in the parking lot, near the Sears mall-side entrance) on September 8th to help everybody get a library card and learn how to use it at all Hawai’i Public Libraries.  For more information, visit MFOL.ORG or LIBRARIESHAWAII.ORG

For more information about Maui Friends of the Library, visit:

Maui Ocean Center 270-7000

Explore Station

Sundays and Tuesdays • 11:30 AM – 2:30 PM
August, September, and October

Dive deeper into the wonders of Hawaii’s marine world at Maui Ocean Center’s Explore Station! Learn about Hawaii’s sea turtles from August through September and corals in October. For more info call (808) 270-7000 or visit Complimentary with Aquarium admission. Appropriate for all ages.

Free Ukulele Lessons

Monday through Friday • 11:00 AM – 1:00 PM
August, September, and October

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.

Kids Deserve to Thrive 309-242-3479
219 Kupuohi St. #105, Lahaina

Parent’s Night OUT!

Fridays • 8/10, 8/24, 9/7, 9/21, 10/5, 10/19
5:00 – 9:00 PM
Ages 5-14 years
Wouldn’t it be wonderful to enjoy a night out while your children are enjoying a positive environment with games, friends, healthy snacks, friends and fun? It’s finally here on the West side! It’s a win win! Sign up to save your spot. Max 15 spots available.

Big Brothers Big Sisters of Maui 442-7898

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 878-2870
3651 Omaopio Rd., Kula

Evening Chore Tour

Monday–Saturday • 3:15 – 4:15 PM
All age levels are appropriate

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

Saturdays at 9:00 AM
All age levels are appropriate

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.