Pacific Whale Foundation
World Oceans Day: “Together We Can”
Saturday, June 8
Celebrate World Oceans Day on Saturday, June 8 with activities to support the official 2019 theme ‘Together We Can’. Pacific Whale Foundation hosts shoreline and reef cleanups, a free citizen science micro plastic sampling cruise, keiki art contest and a party for the ocean. Visit
for more information.
Hi-Tech Surf Sports
Pohai Na Keiki Nalu • Ages 5–12
Launiupoko Beach Park in Lahaina
Saturday, June 8 • 7am
The 25th annual surf competition is for keiki 5–12 years old. There will be age groups for boys and girls in shortboard, longboard, bodyboard, and stand-up paddling. It’s free, and entry forms will be available at Hi-Tech Surf Sports.
First Friday MAPA Costume Sale!
Date: June 7th
Time: 5:30pm – 8:30pm
Location: 2027 Main Street (pink MAPA builiding)
This is a perfect opportunity to up your costume game, find a dance outfit for the ballerina of the family, or simply find a great summer dress!
Almost every item will be $2, with a select few items priced slightly higher!
Learn more by visiting our Facebook Event Page for the event!
Queen Ka’ahumanu Center
877-4325 • www.queenkaahumanucenter.com
275 E. Ka’ahumanu Ave., Kahului
Maui Family Support Services presents
Celebration of Fathers
Saturday, June 8 • 10am–2pm
There will be informational tables from local community agencies, live entertainment, Hawaiian Cultural games and activities and prize drawings throughout the day. Best of all it’s FREE!
Holy Ghost Feast
4300 Lower Kula Rd., Kula
Holy Ghost Feast
June 8 & 9 • Sat.: 10am–9pm • Sun.: 10am–5pm
The annual event includes a livestock auction, a live auction, entertainment, games, a keiki zone, baked goods, ono food, a farmers’ market, jams and jellies, flowers and plants, crafts and more. Free. Facebook.com/HolyGhostFeastKula
Huliau Youth Film Showing
We are excited to announce a second free showing at the Maui Brewing Company in Kihei on World Ocean’s Day! If you missed our first showing, come enjoy 10 short environmental films created by our filmmaking students this year, including new films from Hāna and Molokaʻi! This is a free showing and open to all ages. Food and beverages are available for purchase from the tasting room, or you can eat in the restaurant before the films begin.
The tasting room is normally 21 & over after 8pm, however they will be making an exception for the night of our film showing. This event follows Pacific Whale Foundation’s “Party for the Ocean” from 4-7 at Maui Brewing Company. Check out their World Oceans Day Facebook event for more details.
Maui Ocean Center
270-7000 • www.mauioceancenter.com
World Oceans Day Event at Maui Ocean Center
Maui Ocean Center invites the public to celebrate Hawaii’s marine life with family fun at the Aquarium on Saturday, June 8, 2019. The World Oceans Day event will feature a beach-to-reef cleanup, keiki activities, marine presentations, and live entertainment with headlining artist Marty Dread.
Visit mauioceancenter.com/world-oceans-day/ for event lineup and schedule. Maui Ocean Center is open from 9am-5pm. To participate in the beach cleanup, firstname.lastname@example.org for details and registration.
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 Sky is Full of Stories with James McCarthy
June 8 @ 1:00 pm – June 8 @ 2:00 pm
Kahului Public Library
June 8 @ 10:30 am – June 8 @ 11:30 am
Lahaina Public Library
Storyteller and musician James McCarthy will captivate the audience with a wide variety of sky stories from myths to science. Join him for tales, wonder and songs! Suitable for all ages.
Sky Tales with Nyla Fujii-Babb & Jeff Babb
June 10 @ 3:00 pm – June 10 @ 3:45 pm
Makawao Public Library
Storyteller “Aunty Nyla” Fujii-Babb and musician “Gentleman Jeff” Babb will offer a series of participatory stories and fun songs from around the world. “Aunty Nyla” has been a storyteller, puppeteer, librarian, and actress for over thirty years. “Gentleman Jeff” is an accomplished blues harpist and rhythm guitarist. Suitable for ages 5+.
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 email@example.com.
Surfing Goat Dairy
878-2870 • www.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.