Queen Ka’ahumanu Center
808-877-4325 • www.queenkaahumanucenter.com
275 E. Ka’ahumanu Ave., Kahului
Maui Fil-Am Heritage Festival
Saturday, October 12 • 9:30am – 3:30pm
This family-friendly event promotes and perpetuates the Filipino culture through cuisine, entertainment, history exhibit and activities.
Islands of Hope and PACT
Free Keiki Fun at Queen Ka‘ahumanu Center
Saturday, October 12, 2019
10am – noon at the Islands of Hope-Maui kiosk near the children’s play area
Parents And Children Together (PACT) is hosting a “Hands are for Hugging” postcard-making activity and giveaways for participants. Bring your keiki to enjoy some hands-on arts and crafts fun while supporting the creation of Safe and Nurturing Families during Domestic Violence Awareness Month.
Hui No’eau Visual Arts Center
808-572-6560 • www.huinoeau.com
2841 Baldwin Ave., Makawao
Hui No‘eau Family Day Celebration 2019
Saturday, October 12 from 10:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m.
The Family Day Celebration is free and open to the public.
Family Day is an annual event that welcomes the community to enjoy art, music, food, and fun at Hui No’eau Visual Arts Center. Hui No‘eau will be offering art projects for all ages, as well as live artist demonstrations. There will also be an arts-based scavenger hunt. Families can enjoy live entertainment and picnic on the lawn with food and drinks from local food trucks.
Mālama Wao Akua Exhibition
September 13 – November 9, 2019
Open Daily 9:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m., Free Admission
Hui No‘eau Visual Arts Center, in collaboration with East Maui Watershed Partnership (EMWP), brings you Mālama Wao Akua (Caring for the Realm of the Gods) – a juried art exhibition celebrating the native species of Maui Nui. This exhibition is sure to provide powerful visuals that celebrate Maui’s native plant and animal life.
Kula Country Farms
808-878-8381 • www.kulacountryfarmsmaui.com
Opens October 1st – October 31st
Every Day in October from 9am–4pm
October is Pumpkin Patch Season and it is open season on pumpkins and gourds of all sizes for eating or decorating! Special events include the famous walk-through corn maze, pumpkin pie, pumpkin carving, and costume contests. The farm will also feature Halloween crafts, delicious goodies, pumpkin carving supplies, local crafters and food vendors and more!
Maui Ocean Center
808-270-7000 • www.mauioceancenter.com
Mondays, Tuesdays, Wednesdays, Thursdays, & Fridays
11:30 am & 1:30 pm
Appropriate for ages 5 and up.
Go behind the scenes with a marine naturalist to explore the Aquarium lab, learn about corals, sharks, and sea turtles, and with a broadcast feed at Turtle Lagoon & Nursery Bay. Limited availability. $14.95 plus tax with Aquarium admission. Advance reservations recommended. Purchase online at www.mauioceancenter.com/behind-the-scenes-tour
Hula and the Sea
10:00 am – 12:00 pm
Recommended for ages 4+ Learn the history of hula and the stories it tells about Hawai`i’s oceans. Join your instructor, Jordan Saribay, as he teaches you the importance of hula and the role it plays in the Hawaiian culture. 15 guest limit. Included with Aquarium admission.
Open Ocean Dive Presentation
Daily • 11:00am and 3:00pm
Learn about the marine life in the 750,000-gallon Open Ocean exhibit. Aquarium divers will share in-depth knowledge about the exhibit’s inhabitants which include schools of giant trevally, stingrays, up to five species of sharks, and more. Included with Aquarium admission.
Humpbacks of Hawaii Exhibit & 3D Sphere
Daily • 10am-4pm. Showtimes every 30 minutes.
Must be ages 4 and up for the Sphere experience.
The new Sphere theater brings guests beneath the ocean’s surface for a 3D virtual encounter with life-sized humpback whales. Explore the exhibit hall to learn about their migration, behaviors, and cultural connection to Hawaii. Cost: Exclusive with AquariumPLUS. Adult: $34.95 Senior (ages 65+): $31.95 and Child (ages 4-12): $24.95. Discounts for Hawaii residents and US Military available with valid ID.
Complimentary `Ukulele Lessons
Monday through Friday
11:00 am – 1:00 pm
Learn how to play one of Hawaii’s most iconic musical instruments with musician Jason Macapulay. Five guests per class, appropriate for ages 12 & up. Schedule subject to change. Cost: Included with Aquarium admission.
Story Time & Crafts
Saturdays • 11:30am
Appropriate for ages 3-12
Maui Ocean Center offers a weekly shark or ray themed story time and craft hour for children ages 3-12 in the Hawaiians and the Sea exhibit. Schedule subject to change. Included with Aquarium admission.
Makai Theater Film: Octonauts and the Cone Snail
Daily • 10:30 am, 12:30 pm & 2:30 pm
All ages welcome.
Limited seating. First come first serve. Closed caption not available. Complimentary for guests with Aquarium admission. Run time: 11 min.
The Keiki Playhouse
808-268-7267 • www.thekeikiplayhouse.com
275 W Kaahumanu Ave, Kahului
Friday Night “Date Night” Special
Every Friday night • 4pm-9pm
20% off Drop-in Childcare Service.
Coral Reef Alliance Volunteer Planting Day!
808-633-6029 • http://www.coral.org/where-we-work/hawaii/
Kahekili Beach Park, Ka’anapali
Saturday, October 12th at 8:30am-12pm
Every 2nd Saturday of every month, Coral Reef Alliance (CORAL) invites you to volunteer with us and help plant native Hawaiian plants to reduce erosion and sediment reaching West Maui’s coral reefs! Please bring a sack lunch, a water bottle, sunscreen, a hat, sunglasses, and closed-toed shoes. Water and snacks will be provided!
Big Brothers Big Sisters of Maui
808-442-7898 • www.bbbshawaii.org
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 firstname.lastname@example.org.
Surfing Goat Dairy
808-878-2870 • www.surfinggoatdairy.com
3651 Omaopio Rd., Kula
Evening Chore Tour
Monday–Saturday • 3:15pm–4:15pm.
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 9am
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.