Weekend Guide May 17-19

Maui Matsuri

213-0711 • www.mauimatsuri.com

Maui Matsuri Kickoff
Friday, May 17 • 6:30pm 
Queen Ka’ahumanu Center Stage 
Taiko, Japanese Entertainment, and Bon Dance Practice.

International Culture Night
Friday, May 24 • 6pm–9pm 
UH-Maui Pilina Bldg. (Student Lounge)
Free multi-cultural entertainment, fashion show, and Comedian Frank De Lima.

Maui Matsuri Festival
Saturday, May 25 • 2pm–9pm
UH Maui College Great Lawn
Free Children’s Crafts, Food Booths, Entertainment Stage, Craft Booths, Exhibits, Cosplay Exhibition, Bon Dancing, Martial Arts Demos, Saimin & Natto Eating Contests, and an Art Contest!

Makawao 3rd Friday Town Party: “Celebrating Women”

 Join us on Friday, May 17, 2019 from 6-9 PMin Historic Makawao Town.

This is a rain or shine FREE community event. Baldwin Avenue is closed from the top of Makawao Avenue down to Brewer Street beginning at 5:15 PM. Guests joining our M3F block party can enjoy free entertainment, food trucks and booths, arts and crafts and plenty of great local shopping and restaurants.

Haleakala Waldorf Stay & Play

Saturday, May 18th to experience for yourself a morning in the Waldorf Early Childhood program at Haleakala Waldorf School! Children ages 2-5 with a parent attending are invited to play from 8:45-10:30am. Space is limited. Please RSVP to paula@waldorfmaui.org, 878-2511.

Huliau Youth Environmental Film Festival

 Sunday, May 19th, 2019
Time: 6:00 pm to 7:30 pm
Cost: $12 Adult $5 youth 18 & under

Join us on Sunday, May 19th for our 9th annual Huliau Youth Environmental Film Festival! Celebrate with our students as they present the 10 short environmental films that they have created this year, including films from Hāna and Molokaʻi! Buy your advance tickets on our website or at Lost on Maui in Pāʻia or Native Intelligence in Wailuku. All proceeds benefit our Huliau Environmental Filmmaking Club in the 2019-20 school year! http://www.mauihuliaufoundation.org/festival

$12 for adults ($15 at the door) $5 for youth 18 & under (or college students with ID)

Facebook Event Page: https://www.facebook.com/events/2341236299230045/

CHARLOTTE’S WEB presented by ProArts Playhouse, Kihei

ProArts Playhouse
1280 S. Kihei Rd.
May 17, 18 at 7pm 19 at 2pm

The beloved children’s classic comes to life on stage.  Filled with all your favorite characters.  Perfect for the entire family. Kids 5-18 $5; Adults $7; Kids under 5: Free

Maui Ocean Center 

270-7000 • www.mauioceancenter.com

Humpbacks of Hawaii Exhibit & Sphere • Ages 4+
Daily • 10am–4pm
Immerse yourself in the world of Hawaii’s humpback whales at Maui Ocean Center. 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. 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.

Open Ocean Dive Presentation
Daily • 11am–3pm • Open Ocean Exhibit
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.

Story Time & Crafts • Ages 3–12
Hawaiians and the Sea Exhibit 
Saturdays • 11:30am
Maui Ocean Center offers a weekly marine-themed story time and craft hour for children ages 3-12. Included with Aquarium admission.

Science Sundays • Ages 8+
Hawaiians and the Sea
Every Sunday • 11:30am–12:30pm
Do you have a Junior Scientist in your group? Join us for Marine themed hands-on science activities. Recommended ages 8 & up. Complimentary with Aquarium admission.

The Keiki Playhouse

268-7267 • www.thekeikiplayhouse.com
Queen Ka’ahumanu Center, C203

COME IMAGINE, LEARN, & PLAY WITH US!
Visit thekeikiplayhouse.com for our summer specials and events.

Kula Country Farms

878-8381 • www.kulacountryfarmsmaui.com

Strawberry U-Pick Patch
Located on Kula Hwy. across from Rice Park
May until early June
It’s strawberry season and you will be delighted with the sweetest strawberries that you and your family can go out and pick yourselves. There is also a wonderful Children’s Garden with all kinds of activities.

Big Brothers Big Sisters of Maui 

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 shorie@bbbshawaii.org.

Surfing Goat Dairy 

878-2870 • www.surfinggoatdairy.com
info@surfinggoatdairy.com
3651 Omaopio Rd., Kula

Evening Chore Tour • All Ages
Monday–Saturday • 3:15pm–4:15pm. 
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 • All Ages
Wednesdays & Saturdays • 9am
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.