Events set at two public libraries

Aug 16, 2017 @ 3:00 pm. - Aug 25, 2017 @ 7:00 pm.

Kihei and Makawao public libraries will offer the following free events this month:

Kihei Public Library

* Wednesday, 3 p.m. — Discovering the Classics with Papa Lopaka. Keiki ages 6 and older can join Papa Lopaka (Robert DeVinck) for a dramatic reading of the Classics Illustrated comic book “Green Mansions” by W. H. Hudson. A brief discussion and Q&A session will follow.

* Aug. 29, 6 p.m. — Family Movie Night. See the popular computer-animated superhero comedy film “LEGO Batman.” Rated PG.

Makawao Public Library

* Aug. 23, 5 p.m. — “Being Mortal: Medicine and What Matters in the End.” Watch this PBS “Frontline” documentary based on the best-selling book by Dr. Atul Gawande exploring the hopes of patients and families facing life-limiting illness and their relationships with doctors, nurses and family caregivers.

A discussion will follow with Hospice Maui staff, Dr. Nancy Long and bereavement counselor Joyce Lechuga.