Island Events: May 22, 2014
FRIDAY, MAY 23
WEEKEND OF SIDE SHOWS AT SEABURY
The 19th annual Side Shows kicks off tonight at 7 and continues at 7 p.m. Saturday and 3 p.m. Sunday in the A’ali’ikuhonua Creative Arts Center on the Seabury Hall campus in Makawao. Admission is free. For more information, see Backstage or visit “http://www.seaburyhall.org”>www.seaburyhall.org or call 573-1257.
CELEBRATE FOURTH FRIDAY IN KIHEI
Enjoy Kihei’s “Amazing May Celebration” with The R.E. Metoyer Blues, Rock & Soul Revue, as well as Five Corners Band featuring Rosalind Modica. The monthly party is from 6 to 9 p.m. at Azeka Shopping Center Mauka. Other highlights include keiki/youth zone, food court area and food trucks. For more information, visit www.kiheifridays.com.
COMMUNITY LEI-MAKING EVENT IN WAILUKU
Join Kaunoa Senior Center and Mayor Alan Arakawa at the County Building’s front lawn between 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. A shuttle service will run every half hour from 8:30 a.m. to noon from the Ichiro “Iron” Maehara Baseball Stadium parking lot. Enjoy music by Kevin Kanemoto and Friends. To recognize each hero, a total of 2,500 lei is needed to be placed at Makawao Veterans Cemetary on Memorial Day. For details, call Kaunoa Senior Center at 270-7308.
CATCH LAST WEEKEND OF ‘THE MIRACLE WORKER’
Maui OnStage presents “The Miracle Worker” at 7:30 tonight and Saturday; the last showing is at 3 p.m. Sunday at the Historic Iao Theater in Wailuku. Tickets are $17 to $28. Call 242-6969 or order online at www.mauionstage.com. For details, see Backstage.
‘THE MYSTIC RUMI AND THE INNER MUSIC’
Enjoy live music, poetry and discourse at 7 p.m. at Unity Church of Maui. Admission is free, and all are welcome. The church is located at 483 S. High St., Wailuku. For details, call 879-0871.
DINING FOR LIFE AT VINEYARD FOOD CO.
Support Maui AIDS Foundation by attending “Dining for Life at Vineyard Food Company” tonight and Saturday. Seatings are at 5:30 and 7:30 p.m. The restaurant is located at 1951 E. Vineyard St., Wailuku. For reservations or more information, call 243-3663 or email email@example.com.
SATURDAY, MAY 24
CHINO LaFORGE HEADLINES IN WAIKAPU
Power Up Comedy is back in the Mill House at Maui Tropical Plantation from 7:30 p.m., featuring Chino LaForge, Sunny Dennis, Ted Anderson and others. For details, see Backstage.
‘KUKUNA KAIAO’ A BBQ BUFFET FUNDRAISER
Enjoy an afternoon at “Kukuna Kaiao,” a benefit for the Rotary Club of Kihei Sunrise and the UH Maui College Institute of Hawaiian Music from 2 to 5 p.m. at Beach Bums Restaurant in Maalaea. George Kahumoku Jr. will serve as host, emcee and auctioneer. For tickets and details, visit www.kiheirotary.org or call Ed Corbett at 264-3468.
MONDAY, MAY 26
MEMORIAL DAY CELEBRATION OF LIFE
Join Hospice Maui for the annual Remembrance and Celebration of Life event from 9 to 11 a.m. at Keawalai’i Congregational Church in Makena. It is a special service to honor loved ones who have died in the past year. This is a nondenominational service. Please RSVP to Hospice Maui at 244-5555.