After School Activities Spotlight

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ALEXANDER ACADEMY OF PERFORMING ARTS

Classes include creative movement, preballet, ballet, contemporary, jazz funk, hip hop, yoga, character dance, and pointe. Dance Classes.

Activities: Dance • Ages: 3–adult • Area: Kula
Contact: dance@alexanderacademy.info (808) 878-8970 • www.alexanderacademy.info

ASSETS: JUMP START IN READING

Give your child a jump start in reading. Small after school groups concentrate on boosting reading skills. Tutoring.

Activity: Tutoring • Grades: K–2
Area: Kahului Contact: Harriet Lefton,
hlefton@assets-school.net • (808) 726-6017 www.assets-school.net

BIG BROTHERS BIG SISTERS: SCHOOL-BASED MENTORING PROGRAM
Our program offers elementary school students the opportunity to meet one-on-one with a caring and responsible high school student mentor in a supervised group setting for an hour after school. A member of our staff is on site at each mentoring session to answer any questions and provide support for each match relationship. Bigs and Littles play games, participate in fun activities, do homework, and form positive and meaningful relationships.

Ages: 8–11 • Areas: Kahului Elementary, Princess Nahienaena Elementary, & Kamehameha Schools  Contact: Courtney Cabebe, ccabebe@bbbshawaii.org
(808) 442-7891 • www.bbbshawaii.org

BODY IN BALANCE: BALLET, BREAKDANCING, & AERIAL DANCE
Does your child love to dance? Sign them up for our Fall Dance Series at Body in Balance! Perfect for the little leaper in your life! Our kid’s dance classes are designed specifically for your child, with their specific age and development in mind. We love sharing the gift of dance and movement! Ballet, breakdancing, aerial silks…however your child chooses to express him or herself, we are ready to teach them! Dance Classes

Activity: Dance • Ages: 3+ • Area: Lahaina • Contact: 661-1116 • bodyinbalancemaui.com

BOYS & GIRLS CLUBS OF MAUI

Boys & Girls Clubs of Maui is a non-profit 501(c)(3) organization that operates drop-in service facilities that provide a safe, supportive, non-judgmental, nurturing and supervised environment where youth can be themselves, experience positive role models and learn the values and skills that promote success. Not just after-school hangouts, our clubhouses are safe and positive places where young people come to have fun, learn, do homework, develop social skills, and participate in art and sports. Sibling discount available.

Activities: Arts, Music, Sports, Aquatics, Tutoring, Science • Ages: 9–17 (6–8 in some clubs)
Areas: Kahului, Wailuku (2), Lahaina, Makawao, Haiku Contact: Linda Gilbertson, lindag@bgcmaui.org ,(808) 242-4363, x228 • bgcmaui.org

HUI NO‘EAU: YOUTH PROGRAMS
Hui No‘eau offers a wide variety of fun and educational after school and family visual arts education programs for students age 2–17. Offerings include Family Fridays, after school teen jewelry & metalsmithing and open studio, Tiny Hands, Camp Kaluanui Fall Break, youth art events, and more! Visit our website or call for more information about the exciting visual arts classes coming up for your keiki this fall! Art Classes

Activity: Arts • Ages: 2–17 • Areas: Makawao • Contact: jessicah@huinoeau.com • (808) 572-6560 Ex.21 • huinoeau.com

JUDY’S GANG
Judy Ridolfino brings you tap and jazz dance where the first priority is to have fun. Whether you want to be a dancer for an hour or perform in shows, it all happens at Judy’s Gang. Dance Classes

Activities: Tap & Jazz Dancing • Ages: 3–adult • Areas: Wailuku • Contact: Judy Ridolfino, (808) 879-8742

KEIKI SOCCER PROS
Our fun, energetic and dynamic classes will teach your child the beautiful game of soccer. All of our classes are divided by age group. Our coaches are former players who love kids and have vast experience working with toddlers and young Keiki. Our creative drills will help make your child’s soccer experience enjoyable and rewarding. ALL SKILL LEVELS ARE WELCOME! Keiki Soccer Pros has launched its own soccer league for kids age 4–6 in Kahului.

Activities: Sports • Ages: 2–6 • Areas: Kahului, Kihei, Lahaina, Makawao • Contact: tom@keikisoccer.com ,(808) 633-4070 • keikisoccer.com

KIFFMANN MAUI ELITE TAEKWONDO: OLYMPIC TAEKWONDO – WORLD TAEKWONDO FEDERATION
The longest running and only certified Taekwondo school in Maui featuring US National Team Members in an Olympic sport. Little Dragons (ages 3-5) will learn focus, basic motor skills, self control and respect for others in both playful and structured exercises. Our junior assistants serve as excellent role models. Kids (ages 6-12) will be given the tools to succeed in life through anti bullying, leadership, physical/mental fitness training, fostering a “never give up” attitude. Martial Arts Classes

Activity: Martial Arts, Sports • Ages: 3+ • Area: Kahului
Contact: Gunter Kiffmann • 877-4311 • kiffmanntaekwondo.com

KONOMI DANCE WORKS: FALL SESSION 2016
Various classes in Hip Hop, Breakin’, Poppin’, KPOP, Contemporary, Ballet, and more! Fall program culminates in a showcase for family and friends!

Activities: Arts, Dance • Ages: 3–Adult • Areas: Wailuku
Contact: Katerina Dominguez, (808) 214-3650
www.konomidanceworks.com

KUMON NORTH AMERICA
An after-school math and reading program that employs a unique learning method designed to help each child develop the skills needed to perform to his or her potential. The curriculum spans material from preschool all the way up to college.

Activity: Tutoring • Grades: Pre-K–12 • Areas: Multiple
Contact: (808) 949-6284, ext. 1 • www.kumon.com

KUPONO MUSIC STUDIO
Kupono Music Studio is pleased to offer private and group music instruction in Kihei for students of all ages. Learn any style of music you desire in private, air-conditioned comfort on beautiful, high quality instruments. We are pleased to offer after school classes for students, ages 8–13, several times per year. Kupono Music Studio exclusively teaches “The Success First! Method” of music instruction. This Method teaches immediate success, however small in scale, which builds a success-cycle in students of all learning styles. Come experience this effective Method today! Music Classes

Activity: Music • Ages: 5–Adult • Area: Kihei
Contact: (808) 276-4847 • www.kuponomusicstudio.com

LITTLE MONK SEAL MONTESSORI: ACTIVE CLASSES FOR ACTIVE KEIKI
Little Monk Seal Montessori offers classes for the community. Maui Tumblers, Nutrition Classes, Keiki Dance, Soccer, Tutoring, Study Groups and Art.

Activity: Art, Dance, Gymnastics, Sports, Tutoring
Ages: 3–8 • Area: North Kihei • Contact: (808) 321-0028 katie@littlemonkseal.orgwww.littlemonkseal.org

MAUI ACADEMY OF PERFORMING ARTS: MAPA DRAMA & DANCE CLASSES
Choose from 100 weekly classes for ages 3 and up in all levels of dance and drama. Ballet, jazz, tap, hip hop, contemporary, choreography, acting, Glee Club and more! Dance Classes

Activity: Art, Dance, Music, Theater • Ages: 3+ • Area: Wailuku Contact: (808) 244-8760 • info@mauiacademy.org • http://mauiacademy.org

MAUI ONSTAGE: FALL SESSION
A Fun & Fabulous way to introduce kids 4–18 years old to the exciting world of theater! Kids explore music, dance, rhythm, story-telling while building self-confidence, speaking skills and sense of self through song, dance and creative play. Maui OnStage’s NEW studio space OFFStage is only 5 minutes from the Iao Theater, in the Wailuku Industrial Park. Our OFFStage studio is equipped with dance floor, rehearsal space, lots of parking and room for exploration and learning! 

Activity: Art, Dance, Music, Theater • Dates: 9/12–11/14 • Ages: 4–18 • Area: Wailuku • Contact: (808) 244-8680 • www.mauionstage.com

MAUI PONIES: HORSEBACK RIDING LESSONS
Lessons are available for adults and children over 2 years old. In private or group lessons we learn basic horse movement and play games to reinforce our skills. Private clinics/Day camps are available throughout the year when school is in session. We have gentle horses and great ponies, big and small. Also every Monday is after school pony play, 2pm–5:30 pm, a nice switch from other after school programs we can help with homework and ride and play.

Activity: Horseback Riding • Ages: 2–Adult • Area: Kula
Contact: (808) 280-6144 • info@mauiponies.com • www.mauiponies.com

MAUI TUMBLERS: GYMNASTICS CLASSES
Mobile gymnastics program delivering fitness and fun directly to your school

Activity: Gymnastics • Ages: 2–10 • Area: Island Wide
Contact: Melissa Rajesh, melissa@mauitumblers.com
(808) 205-7922 • www.mauitumblers.com

MAUI VIOLIN LESSONS
Cambria teaches private violin lessons to beginning & intermediate students, ages six and up. Her innovative teaching methods follow the interests and learning style of each student, keeping their passion for Music alive. Areas of study include: Classical & contemporary violin technique, music theory, reading, ear training & practice skills. Celtic & folk tunes by ear, Irish fiddle technique, improvisation & creative expression. Ask about violin rental or purchase. Have Fun with Music! Sibling discounts available.

Activities: Music, Tutoring • Ages: 6–60+ • Area: Kihei
Contact: Cambria Moss, (808) 283-6945
mossmusic@hawaii.rr.comMauiViolinLessons.com

MAUI YOUTH CHOIR
Maui Youth Choir brings together 3rd–6th graders who love to sing and want to develop their singing voices through fun exercises, singing games, and learning new songs. The Choir is led by Choir Director, Molly Schad, who is a dedicated chorus teacher at Seabury Hall, a talented performer, and an advocate for music on Maui. The Fall Session will meet on Thursdays, 3:15–4:30 from September 15 to December 15 in Makawao. Singers of all levels are welcome. Register at www.mauiyouthchoir.com.

Activity: Music • Grades: 3–6 • Area: Upcountry
Contact: mauiyouthchoir@gmail.commauiyouthchoir.com

MAUI YOUTH PHILHARMONIC ORCHESTRA

PHILHARMONIC ORCHESTRA • Ages: 10–18
The Maui Youth Philharmonic Orchestra is comprised of students who play the violin, viola, cello, bass, flute, oboe, clarinet, bassoon, trumpet, trombone, French Horn, Tuba and all percussion instruments. Under the excellent direction of Mr. Lance Jo, the students learn about music history, music theory and musicianship while making beautiful music together.

VIOLIN CLASSES • Ages: 7–18
Students who have played the violin for 1, 2, or 3 years are eligible to join the Maui Youth Philharmonic Orchestra Violin Classes. Under the direction of Mrs. Rona Landrigan (Concertmaster of both the Maui Pops Orchestra and the Maui Chamber Orchestra) these classes are tailored to prepare students to become members of the Philharmonic Orchestra.

Activity: Music • Area: Wailuku • Contact: (808) 283-6723 • mauiyouthphilharmonic.org

MAUI YOGA & DANCE SHALA PAIA
 
Keiki are invited to join us daily for fun after school classes!   Our keiki program combines dance, themes, techniques of stretching, flexibility & respiration of yoga, ground movements, and the natural movements of the human body to create a fun flow.  Balance & coordination will all be developed in a safe, fun environment.
Activity: Dance • Ages: 3+ • Area: Paia Contact: (808) 283-4123  • nadia@maui-yoga.com • www.maui-yoga.com

OHANA MARTIAL ARTS
Learn various martial arts syles at Ohana Martial Arts. Stay fit and strong while you train in our 1200 ft. padded training area that is open six days a week. Develop self-confidence with Master Paul Main, five-time world champion, who is proud to educate and train you in the sport he loves. Learn to focus, channel your energy and set and achieve goals. Ohana Martial Arts training is a way of life. Sibling discount available. Martial Arts Classes

Activities: Martial Arts • Ages: 3–Adult • Area: Kahului
Contact: 877-5435 or 276-2621 • ohanamartialartscentralmaui.com

PIIHOLO STABLES
Personalized riding instruction is geared to each student’s skill level. Taught by Jillian, a passionate, nurturing trainer/horse lover. Piiholo Stables has an indoor barn and riding arena plus outdoor arena and covered picnic/arts and crafts zone. Riders come away with a new found self-confidence, improved leadership and decision making skills paired with the love of horses, the joys of nature and great new friendships both horse and human! Package pricing & early registration discounts.

Activities: Horseback Riding • Ages: 5–Forever
Area: Makawao • Contact: (808) 298-7390

PA‘IA YOUTH & CULTURAL CENTER
Serving the community since 1993, Pa‘ia Youth & Cultural Center provides Maui youth with unique recreational and educational opportunities, mentoring, and a whole lot of fun! Primarily a drop-in program, youth ages 9 and up are free to take part in life skills programs that include daily cooking classes with healthy ingredients, photography, multi-media instruction, water sports, an outdoor leadership/community service program, radiOpio 88.9FM, and the StoneWave skate park and more all at the beach.

Activities: Arts, Music, Sports • Ages: 9–18 • Area: Pa‘ia
Contact: 579-8354 • radio@pyccmaui.orgwww.pyccmaui.org

SHOOTING STARS DANCE
After school dance classes in ballet, jazz, hip hop, breakdance, and preschool creative.

Activities: Arts, Dance • Ages: 3–12 • Area: Kihei • Contact: Neeve McGrath, (808) 268-1899
neevestar@yahoo.comshootingstarsdancers.com

THRIVE
Thrive is a children’s wellness center and online support system for parents that provides tools and resources to help nourish your children’s mind, body, and soul. We will provide tools and activities to help empower your Keiki with life skills while you take care of the after school daily life activities. Then, you can all enjoy quality family time together. Sibling discounts available.

Activities: Arts, Dance, Music, Sports, Theater, Tutoring Grades: K–5 • Area: Lahaina • Contact: Janelle Ragusa, (309) 242-3479 • ragusajanelle@yahoo.com
www.kidsdeservetothrive.com

MAUI FAMILY YMCA
The Maui Family YMCA’s goal is to grant all keiki the opportunity to discover who they are, express themselves, and be nurtured in all their possibility. Kids have fun while they learn how to make new friends, build new skills, and grow self-confidence. The YMCA offers lessons in Guitar or Ukulele, White Crane Karate, lap swimming, open and family times, water exercise classes, swimming lessons (group or private). The Maui Family YMCA has everyone’s needs covered!

Activities: Martial Arts, Music, Sports • Ages: PreK–Adult
Area: Kahului • Contact: 242-9007 • mauiymca.org