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Thrift Stores

The following is a listing of nonprofit organizations that sell an assortment of used and donated goods. For changes or new listings, call 242-6343. • Goodwill Retail Thrift Store, 250 Alamaha St., Ste. N-9, Kahului, 442-8989, Monday to Saturday, 9 a.m.-6 p.m., Sunday, 9 a.m.-5 p.m. ...

Lumeria Maui Executive Chef Jacquelyn Torres will host the Local Wild Food Challenge Nov. 11 at the retreat in Makawao. -- The Maui News / CARLA TRACY photo

Lumeria Maui goes untamed

Top chefs, foragers and Mother Maui herself will share the spotlight when Lumeria Maui hosts the island’s first Local Wild Food Challenge on Nov. 11. An adventure competition of the culinary kind, the challenge originated in New Zealand in 2008. It showcases the resourcefulness of local ...

Savor a lavish,  fun beachside walkabout with artful cuisine cooked by celebrity chefs from New York to Los Angeles to Maui in the mix on Nov. 4. -- Four Seasons photo

In the Loop

Heading to Oahu? Savor the 2017 Taste of the Seasons on Oahu on Nov. 4 with Four Seasons Resort O‘ahu at Ko Olina and Aulani, A Disney Resort & Spa partnering for the Hawaii Food & Wine Festival. Walk along the white sands of Ko Olina’s stunning lagoon for a tantalizing taste of ...

“Art watcher optical illusion” by Carl W. Rozycki is one of the photos featured in “American Icons” at Viewpoints Gallery in Makawao. -- Photo courtesy of Viewpoints Gallery

Viewpoints Gallery’s new exhibits

Viewpoints Gallery in the courtyard at 3620 Baldwin Ave. in Makawao is featuring two simultaneous exhibits running until Nov. 29. In “Doodles & Art from Doodles” both the finished art work and the doodles that inspired them will be exhibited. Doodles are fun, relatable and part of ...

Ahead of the Class

To have your class, workshop or presentation included in this free listing, email its title, instructor, location, dates, start/end times, cost and brief description to currents@mauinews.com. Due to the volume of submissions, items will be listed as close as possible to their start date; if a ...

The paper dress installation at last year’s Hui Holidays -- Photo courtesy the Hui No‘eau Visual Arts Center

2017 Hui Holidays First Night tickets on sale

The Hui Holidays 2017 has tickets available for the First Night Celebration, from 5 to 9 p.m. Nov. 29 at the Hui No‘eau Visual Arts Center in Makawao. Tickets are $30 for this 21 and older event. Enjoy this special opening of Hui Holidays where you can do your holiday shopping in style as ...

Celebrate Lahaina Arts Society’s 50th Anniversary

Long before Lahaina became a go-to destination for international art collectors, Lahaina Arts Society began exhibiting the work of Maui artists under the Banyan Tree and in the Old Courthouse. “LAS is an expression of what Aloha is all about,” says  member Mark De Colibus. “It is an ...

Little lady Mimi, dog No. 66, is ready to be the sweet and snuggly new BFF for you. -- RUBY HERNANDEZ photo

Pet of the Week

Have you been looking for a pint sized pal that can hop right into your lap and cover you with itty bitty little kisses? Then you should meet me, Mimi dog No. 66. I’m an 8-year-old spayed 14-pound terrier mix that would love to be your new best friend. I was in shabby shape when I came to ...

Boats docked in front of a restaurant-lined street (above) in Port Mahon, on the island of Menorca, Spain. -- AP photo

Menorca

Locals say Menorca can be reduced to three words: water, fire and stone. The Spanish island’s three essential elements are embodied in Cova d’en Xoroi, a natural cave that houses a sophisticated lounge halfway down a cliff. As the sun dips into the Mediterranean, waves crash on the rocks ...

Thank-You Letters

Na Hale O Maui would like to thank all of those who participated in the first Na Hale O Maui Golf Tournament recently held at the incredible Makena Golf & Beach Club. A special mahalo goes out to our volunteers and sponsors, including Karey Kapoi, who graciously donated her time and ...

Looking Back Through The Maui News

100 Years Ago 1917 — Friends of “the sport of kings” are making plans for a race meet at the Kahului track either Thanksgiving Day or one of the Sundays on either side of that day. The proposition is to have a small meet, with few races, but all of those on the program to be good. 75 ...

Thrift Stores

The following is a listing of nonprofit organizations that sell an assortment of used and donated goods. For changes or new listings, call 242-6343. • Goodwill Retail Thrift Store, 250 Alamaha St., Ste. N-9, Kahului, 442-8989, Monday to Saturday, 9 a.m.-6 p.m., Sunday, 9 a.m.-5 p.m. ...

Neveah Howard plays with a stick reindeer. Old Town Projects’ Karen’s Christmas Crossing event on Nov. 18 in Haiku will feature holiday decor and handmade crafts. -- KAREN PERREIRA photo

2017 Holiday Craft Fair Guide

St. Anthony Church Christmas Fair Sponsor: St. Anthony of Padua Church. Time and date: 7 a.m. to 1 p.m. Saturday. Location: In Marian Hall and on the church grounds, 1627 Mill St., Wailuku. Description: Ethnic foods, "Taste of St. Anthony," country kitchen, baked goods, jams/jellies, ...

Construction continues on the TWA Hotel at John F. Kennedy International Airport in New York on Tuesday. The hotel at the long-closed TWA Flight Center will conjure the glamour of air travel in 1962, when architect Eero Saarinen’s jet-age landmark first opened. -- AP photo

Hotel at iconic TWA terminal will evoke glamour of jet age

NEW YORK — When it opened in 1962, the sleek TWA terminal at what is now New York’s John F. Kennedy International Airport was the embodiment of jet-age style. Now, construction is underway to transform the landmark into a $265 million hotel that will conjure the same glamour, smack in the ...

Dog Creek Park near Sutherland, Iowa, is home to two modern Grain Bin Cabins that can accommodate up to 14 guests each. -- AP photo

Grain bin cabins boost tourism in Iowa

SUTHERLAND, Iowa (AP) —î Two grain bins bask in the sun, catching rays bouncing off Dog Creek Lake outside of Sutherland in northwest Iowa’s rural O’Brien County. Peek inside and you won’t see bushels of grain, but rather couches, Smart TVs, refrigerators, bathrooms and ...

Ahead of the Class

To have your class, workshop or presentation included in this free listing, email its title, instructor, location, dates, start/end times, cost and brief description to currents@mauinews.com. Due to the volume of submissions, items will be listed as close as possible to their start date; if a ...

Jory is a 2-year-old neutered male who needs to be an indoor-only cat. -- RUBY HERNANDEZ photo

Pet of the Week

Do you have a soft spot for cuddly cats that have had a hard-knock life? Then you have to meet me, Jory (Cat #14). I’m a 2-year-old neutered 8-pound male that was found limping around Kula in August. When they examined me, it was found that my front limb had an injury that was never treated, ...

Isaacson’s book celebrates the genius of da Vinci

NEW YORK — Researching the life of Leonardo da Vinci left Walter Isaacson in a playful mood. “He’s the most fun, joyous person I can imagine,” said the biographer, whose “Leonardo da Vinci” comes out Tuesday. “And that was the big surprise. I thought he was going to be this ...

Looking Back Through The Maui News

100 Years Ago 1917 — Hawaii as a whole may well look to Maui for its production of diversified crops, based on the report of the county agents on the various islands. Potatoes, corn, beans, poultry, eggs, beef, pork, hams, bacon and agricultural seeds are all being produced on a commercial ...