Island Events • April 20, 2017
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TODAY, APRIL 20
ENJOY FREE CONCERT AT PICNIC FOR POKI
Roselani Place and Ola Na Mele Productions invite you to a Picnic for Poki featuring the Kalena, Kahala & Katz Trio at 11 a.m. at the Historic Kaahumanu Church in Wailuku. The group consists of Glenn Foster, Kahala Greig and Joel Katz. Bring a lawn chair or mat. Fresh-baked cookies, coffee and water will be provided by Roselani Place.
SCAVENGER HUNT FOR EARTH DAY BENEFIT
Down the Hatch presents “It’s All About Being Green,” an Earth Day Scavenger Hunt fundraiser from 6 to 11:30 p.m. The hunt will lead participants around Lahaina town, through local businesses and historic sites using different clues. There is a maximum of four people per team and a $100 fee per team. All proceeds will benefit Save Honolua Coalition. Register at Spanky’s Riptide in the Shops at 505 at 6 p.m.; the first check-in is at 9 p.m. at Down the Hatch; the second check-in is at 11 p.m. at Fleetwood’s on Front St., followed by prizes and announcements of winners at 11:30 p.m. For more details, email firstname.lastname@example.org.
ART MAUI EXHIBIT OPEN DAILY AT THE MACC
The Art Maui board presents its 39th exhibition daily from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. through April 30 at Schaefer International Gallery at Maui Arts & Cultural Center in Kahului. The exhibit features new works by Maui artists in a wide variety of media. Schaefer gallery is also open before and during intermissions at Castle Theater shows. For more details, visit www.artmaui.com or www.mauiarts.org.
NA MO’OLELO: HAWAIIAN CULTURAL PROGRAM
Learn about the Hawaiian culture, language and traditions with guest cultural practitioners between 10 a.m. and 2 p.m. daily at Maui Ocean Center in Maalaea. It is included with the aquarium admission and is appropriate for all ages. For more details, visit www.mauioceancenter.com.
FRIDAY, APRIL 21
CELEBRATE EARTH DAY AT THIRD FRIDAY PARTY
“Malama ‘Aina – Celebrating Earth Day” is the theme for the Makawao Third Friday Town Party from 6 to 9 p.m. Visit with environmental groups, listen to Remix on the main stage or Pat Simmons Jr. on stage in the Maui Hands lot. For more information, visit www.mauifridays.com.
MAUIWINE’S ANNUAL RELEASE CELEBRATION
Fairmont Kea Lani’s lobby bar, LUANA, sets the stage for MauiWine’s annual release celebration from 5 to 7 p.m. Admission is $35 and includes tasting of six wines, cuisine by Executive Chef Tylun Pang, a commemorative MauiWine glass and live entertainment.
WATCH ‘DIAL M FOR MURDER’ AT PROARTS
ProArts Playhouse in Kihei presents “Dial M for Murder.” Performances are at 7:30 p.m. tonight through Saturday and at 3 p.m. Sunday through April 30. For more details or tickets, visit www.proartsmaui.com or call 463-6550.
SATURDAY, APRIL 22
HA’IKU HO’OLAULE’A AND FLOWER FESTIVAL
The 24th annual Ha’iku Ho’olaule’a and Flower Festival will be held from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. at Haiku Elementary School. The festival is a benefit for the school, Haiku Community Association and Boys & Girls Club Maui-Haiku. Bring your family and lawn chairs to enjoy entertainment by Yum Yum Beast, King Kekaulike Jazz Band and Nara Boone. See the lei making contest, historical display, keiki activities and more. For more details, visit www.haikuhoolaulea.org.
UH-MC EARTH DAY MARCH FOR SCIENCE
The Student Ohana for Sustainability Club at the University of Hawaii Maui College will join the national March for Science to raise awareness on the vital role of science in our lives. The march will begin at 9 a.m. at the college Great Lawn. For more information, call 281-4591 or visit www.marchforsciencehawaii.info.
HAPPY 144TH BIRTHDAY LAHAINA BANYAN TREE
Celebrate the 144th birthday of the Lahaina banyan tree at the two-day event presented by the Lahainatown Action Committee. The hours are 11 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. Saturday and Sunday. Enjoy great entertainment, crafts, games and fun. For more information, visit www.visitlahaina.com.
SUNDAY, APRIL 23
ENJOY CONCERT BY MAUI YOUTH PHILHARMONIC
The Maui Youth Philharmonic Orchestra presents its annual Spring Concert at 3 p.m. in the H.P. Baldwin Auditorium. The concert is free and features 30 student musicians from grades 3 to 12. For more details, visit www.mauiyouthphilharmonic.org.
SUPPORT ‘AIPONO GALA BENEFIT IN KAANAPALI
Maui No Ka ‘Oi Magazine presents its annual ‘Aipono Gala benefit for the University of Hawaii Maui College accredited Culinary Arts Program at 5:30 p.m. at Hyatt Regency Maui Resort & Spa in Kaanapali.
TUESDAY, APRIL 25
KALAMA INTERMEDIATE BAND AT THE MACC
Kalama Intermediate School Band will perform at 6:30 p.m. in the MACC’s Castle Theater. The concert allows the next generation of musicians to experience the same world-class stage setting that the superstars enjoy.
WEDNESDAY, APRIL 26
LANAI KEIKI INVITED TO HEAR STORYTELLER
Celebrate National Library Week with storyteller Ben Moffat with “The River of Dreams” at 1:30 p.m. in the Lanai Public & School Library.
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