Club plans chocolate celebration

The Italian American Club of Maui will be hosting a chocolate celebration from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. April 14 at Ulupalakua Ranch.

The $15 admission includes a winery tour, wine tasting, beverages and chocolate desserts. (Participants are asked to bring a favorite chocolate delight to share.)

The event will begin with a no-host lunch at the ranch’s general store at 11 a.m. The winery tour will follow at 1 p.m. Dessert will be in the pavilion at 1:30 p.m. Casual attire and comfortable shoes are suggested.

People planning to attend are asked to mail a check for $15 no later than April 8 to B. Lercari c/o IACM, 17 Kulipuu St., Kihei 96753 or make a reservation at the club’s website at

Proceeds will go to club scholarships. For more information, contact Maria and Fred Rawe at 876-1964 or Mary Pence at 573-0339.