Island Events: Jan. 30, 2014
TODAY, JAN. 30
GENE FREEDMAN YOUTH OF THE YEAR SHOWCASE
The Boys & Girls Clubs of America’s “Youth of the Year” premier character recognition program begins at 5 p.m. at the Maui Arts & Cultural Center’s Castle Theater. The event showcases exceptional young leaders from the Boys & Girls Clubs of Maui. It is free and open to the public.
FRIDAY, JAN. 31
ENJOY FALSETTO MUSIC WITH MARK YAMANAKA
Multiple Na Hoku Hanohano award winner Mark Yamanaka will perform at 7:30 p.m. in the Maui Arts & Cultural Center’s McCoy Studio. Cost is $30. For tickets, visit the MACC box office, call 242-7469 (from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. Monday to Saturday) or buy online at www.mauiarts.org. See Maui Beat for more details.
FRIDAY NIGHT IS ART NIGHT IN LAHAINA
Stroll through dozens of art galleries in Lahaina town from 6 to 9 p.m. for special shows, featured artists in action and refreshments all free and open to the public. Pick up a walking map of participants from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. in the Lahaina Visitor Center located at the Old Lahaina Courthouse.
SATURDAY, FEB. 1
ANNUAL DANCE RECITAL WITH JUDY’S GANG
Join Judy Ridolfino and Judy’s Gang at the annual tap and jazz show at 7:00 p.m. in the Maui Arts & Cultural Center’s Castle Theater. Cost is $14 general admission; $10 seniors and students ages 6 to 12 years; free to children 5 and younger. Visit MACC box office, call 242-7469 or go to www.mauiarts.org.
“MO” ALOHA BENEFIT CONCERT AT LULU’S
Lulu’s Lahaina Surf Club & Grill and All Access present a benefit concert for Moreira Monsalve’s ohana from 8 p.m. at Lulu’s Lahaina at Lahaina Cannery Mall. Music by Ikaika Beamer with Kana of Maoli, Mike Casil and special guest Leylani, Cane Fire, Kalisi, The Jerry Caires Jr. Band and others. Donations for the missing woman’s family may be made at the door. For details, visit mowatch on Facebook.
RAIATEA HELM IN CONCERT AT THE MACC
Join internationally acclaimed singer Raiatea Helm from 7:30 p.m. at the Maui Arts & Cultural Center’s McCoy Studio Theater. Cost is $30 to $65 (half price for children). For tickets, visit the MACC box office, call 242-7469 or buy online at www.mauiarts.org. See Maui Beat for more details.
RUN & WALK FOR THE WHALES BENEFIT
The Pacific Whale Foundation presents Run & Walk for the Whales at Ma’alaea Harbor Shops. Enjoy music by Marty Dread and prizes. Start times: Half Marathon Run, 6:15 a.m. 10K Run, 6:45 a.m. 5K Run, 7 a.m. 2.5 Mile Walk, 7:05 a.m. World Whale Day is Feb. 15. To register or for more information, visit www.flpregister.com/69 or call 249-8811 ext. 1.
SUNDAY, FEB. 2
JOIN KUANA TORRES KAHELE ON LANAI
The Lodge at Koele presents Kuana Torres Kahele from 7 to 9 p.m. in the The Great Hall. The concert is free and open to the public.
WEDNESDAY, FEB. 5
HANGING WITH HONU AT THE AQUARIUM
Discover the story behind the green sea turtles at the Maui Ocean Centre from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. for a close up encounter. This activity is included with Aquarium admission. For details, call 270-7000.
* This article contains a correction from the original published on Thursday, January 30, 2014. Judy’s Gang annual tap and jazz show will begin at 7 p.m. Saturday at the Maui Arts & Cultural Center’s Castle Theater. A Maui Scene listing on Page 11 had the wrong start time.