Maui Preparatory Academy 665-9966

Open House & Learning Fair

Maui Prep Campus, 4910 Honoapiilani Hwy, Napili

Wednesday, January 30, 2013, 2:00-6:00pm, All ages

Maui Prep Open House and Learning Fair is open to the entire community.

Montessori Hale O Keiki 874-7441

Open House

100 Kulanihakoi Street, Kihei

Saturday, February 9, 2013, 10:30-12:30

For parents of Pre-K to 8th Grade Tour our campus and meet our teachers. You will experience a day in the life of a Montessori Student. This is a fantastic opportunity for you to learn about the Montessori method & philosophy. Please RSVP.

Doris Todd Christian School, 579-9237

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Open House

519 Baldwin Avenue, Paia

Saturday, February 9, Starts at 9 am

Preschool – Grade 8

Join us for our Open House. This is a great time to learn more about Doris Todd Christian School and take a tour. For more information or to RSVP, please contact Leslie at 579-9237 or [email protected]. All are welcome!

Global Technology High School 280-4906

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Open House

2050 Main St., Unit 1C, Wailuku (Promenade)

Sunday, February 10, 3-5pm / Wednesday, February 13, 5-7pm

Families of Middle School & High School students

Global Technology High School, the first Montessori high school in the State of Hawaii, invites visitors to tour the newly renovated school site and view student work, as well as meet students, families, faculty and staff.

Lindamood-Bell Learning Center in Kahului 214-6945

Overview on Learning

173 Hoohana St #203

Wednesday, April 3, 2013, 6:00-7:00pm

For parents

Be our guest and learn about the underlying skills needed for success with language and literacy, as well as our programs which address weaknesses in these areas.

Education Therapy 893-0590


Intensive math, reading & writing programs that utilize the best multi-sensory programs. Pre and post testing used to assess your child’s current level and to measure your child’s progress. Homeschooling, private school and SAT test preparation available. No child left behind Provider.

The Learning Center of Maui 873-6217


Certified teachers work with students in grades Preschool-12th.

33 Lono Ave. Suite 220, Kahului

From starting kindergarten to preparing for college, we have specialized Reading Readiness, SAT and private school entrance exam prep to help your student gain the confidence and knowledge they need to be successful.

Hui Malama Learning Center 244-5911

375 Mahalani Street, Wailuku

Open enrollment for Middle School and High School throughout the school year. GED classes are year-round. New affordable tuition rates and tuition assistance available. GED Program: Career Development / Life Skills / College Prep.

English, Writing, and SAT Tutoring with Kelsey Sadler 283-8525

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Upcountry Maui, Kahului, Kihei

An experienced AP English teacher who loves the one-on-one advantage of tutoring. Love making writing fun and accessible while giving out great tips for the SATs and those vague college essay prompts. Call me at 283-8525 to get started!

Haku Baldwin Center 572-9129

Animal Education

Classes for preschool, elementary and special education (by appointment only)

Group sizes (6 to 25)

Humane animal education classes and tour weekly. Enjoy interacting with our animals while learning about the needs and responsibilities of taking care of dogs, cats, rabbits, guinea pigs, chickens, ducks and horses. Students, parents, aides and educators welcome.

Tutu and Me Traveling Preschool 249-2430

[email protected]

Early Childhood Education Program

Kahului, Upcountry, Kihei, and Lahaina

Monday-Thursday, 8:30am – 10:30am

Age 0-5 years old

Tutu and Me is a free early childhood program for children ages birth to five and their caregivers. Tutu and Me provides learning opportunities for children’s social, language/ literacy, cognitive, physical, and emotional development.

Kihei Public Library 875-6836

Young Volunteers Club

Kihei Library Children’s Area

Last Wednesday of the month, 3:30pm

Ages 7 and up

For those who enjoy books and like to help with projects.

Teen Literature Group

Kihei Library Childrens Area

First Friday of the month, 3:30 pm

Ages 12-19

Discuss literature, share thoughts, and opinions. Copy of book provided. Call Kathleen at 875-6833 to register.

Preschool Storytime

Kihei Library Children’s Area

Fridays, 10:30 am

Ages 3-5

Stories, songs, movement and crafts.

Toddler Storytime

Kihei Library Children’s Area

Thursdays, 10:30 a.m.

Especially for two-year olds

Simple stories, songs, movement and crafts just right for toddlers.

Pajama Storytime

Kihei Library Children’s Area

Last Tuesday of the month, 7:00 p.m.

Ages 3-7

Wear your PJs and fuzzy slippers, grab your teddy bear and come on in to enjoy an evening of stories and fun.

Kahului Public Library 873-3095

Keiki Storytime

Kahului Library Children’s Area

Saturdays, 10:30 am


Nurture your child with the love of reading by attending a storytime session!

Wailuku Public Library 243-5766

Keiki Story Time

251 High Street, Wailuku

Every Wednesday, 10:00 am

Babies, toddlers and preschoolers accompanied by parent or caregiver. Join Auntie Glenda every Wednesday at 10 am for fun stories, songs, action rhymes and simple crafts. Children, parents and caregivers hear stories, have fun, and meet new friends. Free.

Makawao Public Library 573-8785

Keiki Story Time

Every Thursday of the month, 10am in the Children’s Area

Ages 2-5

Read Aloud, simple crafts, songs and finger plays.

UHMC/OCET/EdVenture’s College for Kids 984-3231

Laulima Building, UHMC

College for Kids/College Bound’s Saturday Fun Series:

Teen Stars: Intro to Acting On Camera

Saturday, Feb. 2, 9:00-11:00am

Ages 12-18, $39 (2 Teen Stars classes for $75)

Basics of professional acting on camera; on-camera auditions, line reading, improve reactions & more. Take 2 Teen Stars classes for $75.

Teen Stars: Intro to Improv Comedy

Saturday, March 9, 9:00-11:00am

Ages 12-18, $39 (2 Teen Stars classes for $75)

Find your inner comedian with skills & silliness; have fun w/ basics of improvisation: warm-ups, games, and techniques.

Math in Everyday Life: Cooking Math

Saturday, Feb. 16, 9:00-11:00am

Grades 4-6, $39

Fun Math with measuring and estimation with fractions, percentages, conversions, ounces/grams; nutrition info+eat what you cook!

Photojournalism: News Photography for Publication

Saturdays, Feb. 23 & March 2, 9:00-11:00am, $79

Age 16+ and adults—for yearbook, newspaper, social media staff & students

Learn all aspects of Photojournalism: take newsworthy photographs— news, features, sports; Finalize images (cropping, contrast, color) like professionals, etc; Emphasis on working with deadlines.

Up in the Air–Part 2

Saturday, Feb. 23, 1:00-3:00pm

Grades 6-12, $39

Interested in becoming a pilot or want to know about aeronautics? Basics for newbies—including how planes fly & paper airplanes competition; more time on Flight Simulation for those who took Part 1.

Teens ‘n’ Biz: You’re the Boss!

Saturday, April 6, 9:00am-12 noon

Grades 6-12, $54 (both Teens ‘n’ Biz classes for $99)

Kid Entrepreneurs—How to take a product you create and make a business out of it.

Teens ‘n’ Biz: Logos & More!

Saturday, April 13, 1:00-4:00pm

Grades 6-12, $54 (both Teens ‘n’ Biz classes for $99)

Kid Entrepreneurs—Use Illustrator to create own logo & business cards.

Video Games from Scratch!

Saturday, April 20, 9:00-11:00am

Ages 10+, $39

Create video game with existing sprites & easy programming. If you’ve taken this before—pick up where you left off and learn more!

I am Programmer: Web Designs

Saturday, April 27, 9am-12 noon

Age 12-18, $59

Create websites with JavaScript & HTML.

New! Chess Club

3 Saturdays to learn and excel at Chess!

Saturdays, April 13, 27 & May 11

Ages 10+, $39 per class or 3 for $109

4/13 is Fun with Chess – beginning

4/27 is Chess Knights continues strategies

5/11 for Chess Heroes – advanced strategies

Join us for one or all!

Girl Scouts of Hawaii 244-3744

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Troop leaders needed for grades K-12

Maui County – all areas

Girl Scouting builds girls of courage, confidence, and character, who make the world a better place. Help girls in Hawai`i do great things. Become a troop leader today! Troops are divided by age and location. Contact Tauna Neerings to start the application process.

Pa’ia Youth & Cultural Center 579-8354

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KOPO 88.9FM, and Stonewave Skatepark

PYCC presents skill-building, outdoor recreation for Maui Youth!

Located at the Pa’ia Youth & Cultural Center, Pa’ia Bay

Ongoing Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday

After school until 7pm, and 9pm on Fridays

Ages 9-19 for PYCC club, All ages for Stonewave Skatepark

The Pa’ia Youth & Cultural Center celebrates 20 years of serving Maui youth with skill-building programs, outdoor recreation, media, cooking, skateboarding, and radio broadcasting. Visit our webpage for more information.

East Maui Watershed Partnership 573-6999

[email protected]

What’s in a watershed?

Location: Your classrom or our watershed

Date(s) by appointment, Ongoing

3rd grade – Adult

Let us come into your classroom and bring our watershed to you! Students will learn hands on about where their water comes from and why the watersheds are important. Guided hikes into the watershed can also be arranged.

Maui Aids Foundation 242-4900

HIV Testing

FREE, anonymous & confidential 20 minute HIV oral swab

Testing sites Island wide: Lahaina, Kihei, Hali’imaile & Hana

Wailuku Free Rapid HIV & HCV (Hep C) testing Mon- Fri

Young adults and teens, under the age of 30, continue to be at risk, with those between the ages of 13 and 29 accounting for 34% of new HIV infections. There were an estimated 11,200 new HIV infections among women in the United States. Women comprised 51% of the US population and 23% of those newly infected with HIV. KNOWLEDGE IS POWER…KNOW YOUR STATUS.

Beautiful Births of Maui 283-7139

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Certified Lamaze Childbirth Education

Since 2004

Pre-registration required

Call or email for private classes

For expectant families

Participants gain strength and expectant families gain information about comfort measures, coping skills and techniques to handle labour and birth.

Breast Feeding Education

Pre-registration Required

Call or email for private or group class schedules

For expectant families and anyone providing postpartum support for newborn and mother

Participants learn how the lactation system works, how to breast feed, benefits, and how to support the nursing mother, and more.

FREE Parenting Classes 575-2659

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Weekly 2-hour classes, 12 weeks

Time and day varies

Parenting skills, for all ages

Learn more about positive discipline, developing empathy, managing & communicating feelings, rewards & punishment, and more. Replace unwanted negative parenting patterns for newer, healthier, nurturing ones. Childcare/class at same time but not mandatory. New classes start when minimum has registered. Free. Call or email today.

Ohana Restoration Center 242-8677

[email protected]

Parenting for Children Affected by Family Violence

Catherine Long

1464 Lower Main, Rm #211, Wailuku

Thursdays, 5:00-6:30pm

For adults

10-week Parenting Program focusing on children who have witnessed or been affected by Family Domestic Violence. E hui pu no ke kokia ana I kekahi keiki makamae (“A gathering together to help a special child”).

10-week cohort Parenting program that focuses on the ohana to gather as a unit to care for our keiki who have been impacted by family domestic violence.

Open Minds Learning Center 280-0535

[email protected]

Educational Therapy


Classes ongoing, Monday thru Saturday

All ages / All levels

A practice specializing in Reading/ Writing/Math for typical learners and learners with differences. We focus on learning styles, strengths and weaknesses, while rehabilitating your child’s confidence and enjoyment of learning.