Island Events • November 9, 2017

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Chinese Heritage Festival: Wo Hing Society temple and social hall.

Chinese Heritage Festival: Wo Hing Society temple and social hall.

TODAY, NOV. 9

BALANCE YOUR INNER/OUTER ENTREPRENEUR

Incorporating Montessori techniques, Mira Nissam coaches entrepreneurs how to keep your life in balance and slow down for maximum effectiveness. The seminar is free and takes place from 12 to 1 p.m. at 70 E. Kaahumanu Avenue in Kahului. For more information, call 270-5770.

FRIDAY, NOV. 10

GET YOUR GROOVE ON AT STUDIO Y2K DANCE PARTY

Next Level Entertainment, Da Jam 98.3 and Flavazone keep the party “hype” with favorite club classics and Jay J on the mic from 9 p.m. to 1 a.m. at King Kamehameha Ballroom in Wailuku. Cost is $10 at the door. Shorts and slippers not allowed. For more information, visit www.mauinightclub.com.

MAUI WRITERS’ STORIES FRIGHTEN AND ENLIGHTEN

Local authors’ group Maui Writers Ink launches its new anthology, “Supernatural Tales,” from 5 to 7 p.m. at Campbell Park in Lahaina during Lahaina’s Second Friday celebration. For more information, visit www.facebook.com/Maui-Writers-Ink-376248222578841.

TWO PLAYS FOR THE PRICE OF ONE ADMISSION

Opening night of two one-act plays, “No Body to Murder” and “Check, Please!,”presented by Baldwin Performing Arts Learning Center and Baldwin Theatre Guild. Curtain rises at 7:30 p.m. at Baldwin High School’s Loudon Mini-Theater. Performances continue Saturday and Nov. 17, 18 and 19 (Sunday matinee at 3 p.m.). Tickets are $8 for adults, $7 for senior citizens, $6 for students (ages 11-17) and $3 for children (ages 10 and under). For tickets and more information, call 727-3297.

FESTIVAL CELEBRATES LAHAINA’S CHINESE ROOTS

The Sun Yat-sen Chinese Heritage Festival invites exploration into Chinese art, music, food and culture from 5 to 9 p.m. at Wo Hing Museum and Cookhouse in Lahaina. Activities include Chinese calligraphy and knot tying demonstrations and stories about Lahaina’s Chinese families. Admission is free. For more information, call 661-5553 or visit www.lahainarestoration.org.

SATURDAY, NOV. 11

ALAN CLEMENTS INVITES THINKING AND LAUGHTER

Hailed as “one of the most compelling voices of our time,” Alan Clements performs his one-man show “Uncensored” at 7:30 p.m. at the Maui Arts & Cultural Center’s McCoy Studio Theater in Kahului. Tickets are $31, $35 and $41 (plus applicable fees). For tickets and more information, call 242-7469 or visit www.mauiarts.org.

“DAY OF HOPE” OFFERS HOPE AND MUCH MORE

This annual event benefiting Pacific Cancer Foundation, Kapi’olani Medical Center for Women & Children and the American Cancer Society begins at 6:30 a.m. with the Day of Hope Run (10k and 5k run/walk), followed by a continental breakfast, a beach Keiki Dash and concluding with a traditional Hawaiian canoe ceremony commemorating loved ones lost to cancer. All activities take place at the Four Seasons Resort Maui in Wailea. Registration for the run is $60. For more information, visit www.dayofhopemaui.com.

“DANCE MAUI 2017” UNITES LOCAL GROUPS

The open-air festival showcases performances by Maui’s dance organizations from 2 to 5 p.m. at Ke’opuolani Regional Park Amphitheater in Kahului. Tickets are $12. Children ages 10 and under admitted free. For tickets and more information, visit www.adaptationsdancetheater.com.

SUNDAY, NOV. 12

GET AN EARLY START ON YOUR HOLIDAY SHOPPING

Local businesses showcase products and services at the Made with Aloha Craft & Exhibit Show from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. at Grand Wailea Resort & Spa’s Haleakala Ballroom. Admission is free. For more information, call 359-6752 or email madewithaloha.exhibit@gmail.com.

KEIKI CRAFT FAIR MEANS SUNDAY IS FUNDAY

Check out art, jewelry, gifts and more at the Keiki Gift and Craft Fair from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. at the Kihei Community Center (by the swimming pool). Admission is $1. For more information, call 825-4130 or visit www.mauigiftandcraftfair.com.

MONDAY, NOV. 13

CABARET NIGHT AT CAFE DEL VINO IN MAALAEA

Spend an evening at a fun dinner and cabaret show at Cafe del Vino on the upper level of Maalaea Harbor Shops. Open for dinner from 5 to 9 p.m. Seatings are at 5:30, 6 and 6:30 p.m. Show begins at 7 p.m. Cost is $70 and includes performance and four-course feast (plus tax and tip). Call 868-0732, for reservations and more information.

LEARN HOW NOT TO BURN WHILE SAVING OUR REEFS

Dr. Craig Downs delivers a SEATalk on sunscreen pollution and its impact on coral reefs and other marine and freshwater ecosystems from 6 to 7 p.m. at Maui Ocean Center in Maalaea. Dr. Downs will discuss the threat to the survival of Hawaiian coral reefs and the levels of sunscreen chemicals, like oxybenzone, in Maui waters, as well as the toxicity of these UV chemicals to marine organisms. The event is free and limited to availability. For more information, call 270-7075 or visit www.mauioceancenter.com.

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