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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 “mailto:currents@mauinews.com”>currents@mauinews.com. Due to the volume of submissions, items will be listed as close as possible to their start date; if a deadline to enroll is included, the event will be listed on the Sunday before deadline. High-res digital photos, depending on quality, are used if space permits. Submissions are subject to revision and rewriting, inclusion is not guaranteed and publication does not mean programs are endorsed by The Maui News.

* Clay Ornaments class. Hui No’eau Visual Arts Center is offering a ceramic class with Cindy Williams from 5 to 7 p.m. Friday. In this class, families will work together to create beautiful ceramic ornaments. Note: Ornaments will be available for pick up within two weeks of the class. Cost is $20. Pre-registration is required. To register, call 572-6560 or visit huinoeau.com.

* Massage class. Pregnancy Massage Certification with Frances Salvato will be from 9 a.m. to 5:30 p.m. Tuesday and Thursday, and Dec. 8, 9 and 11, at Maui School of Therapeutic Massage, 1043 Makawao Ave. Students will learn advanced pregnancy and post-partum massage therapy techniques and specific adaptations for high-risk conditions and complications. Cost is $615 plus tax. To register, call 572-1888, or email info@massagemaui.com.

* Peace of mind with meditation on Inner Light and Sound, Thursday, 6:30 p.m. at Unity Church, 483 S. High St., Wailuku. For information, call 879-0871.

* Cooking class with Chef Joe, gain tips on how to make great tasting, healthy dishes that you’ll love to eat. Sponsored by Kaiser Permanente from 9:30 to 11 a.m. Friday, at Simply Healthy Cafe at the Cameron Center in Wailuku. Cost is $7. To register, call 270-7308.

* Hui No’eau Visual Arts Center is offering “In the Field: DSLR Photography in Nature” with special guidance from Martha Vockrodt-Moran, will be from 9:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. Friday; and 8 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. Saturday at D.T. Fleming Arboretum. To register, call 572-6560, ext. 21, or visit huinoeau.com.

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 deadline to enroll is included, the event will be listed on the Sunday before deadline. High-res digital photos, depending on quality, are used if space permits. Submissions are subject to revision and rewriting, inclusion is not guaranteed and publication does not mean programs are endorsed by The Maui News.

* Art classes, after school winter keiki art classes with Barbara Steinberg will be from 3 to 5 p.m. Wednesdays, starting Dec. 3 through Jan. 28. at Kihei Aquatic Center. Ages 6-12 welcome. Co-sponsored by Maui Parks and Recreation. For information, call 269-6845.

* Google email, “How to Create and Use a Gmail Account,” with Al Bayless, will be at 6 p.m., Wednesday at the Makawao Public Library, 1159 Makawao Ave. A free Internet computer class for adults to learn how to read and compose messages, create email contacts and groups of contacts, send email, and set up calendar reminders. Participants are encouraged to bring their own laptop or tablet to the class. A valid Hawaii State Public Library card is required to connect to the library’s wireless internet. Contact the library in advance if a sign language interpreter or other special accommodation is needed. To register in advance, call 573-8785.

* Core Belief Restructuring workshops, will be from 6 to 9:30 p.m. Dec. 4, and 8 a.m.-5 p.m. Dec. 5, at J. Walter Cameron Center, 95 Mahalani St., Wailuku. This workshop is designed especially for counselors, therapists, social workers, psychologists and other mental health professionals. Core beliefs are the guiding principles that dictate behavior and action. Cost is $200. For information, or to register in advance, contact 775-0200 or jfb@theexclusivehawaii.com.

* Meditation class, Inner light and sound meditation will be from 7 to 8:30 p.m., Dec. 4 in the Soul Space Renewal Center at Unity Church in Wailuku. Free. For information, call 879-0871.

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 “mailto:currents@mauinews.com”>currents@mauinews.com. Due to the volume of submissions, items will be listed as close as possible to their start date; if a deadline to enroll is included, the event will be listed on the Sunday before deadline. High-res digital photos, depending on quality, are used if space permits. Submissions are subject to revision and rewriting, inclusion is not guaranteed and publication does not mean programs are endorsed by The Maui News.

* Women living with cancer class will be from 10 a.m. to noon, Kaiser Permanente’s Maui Lani Medical Office. This program can help you look and feel your best by providing you with skin care and beauty tips. Free. To register, call 244-5553.

* Business workshops. The following County of Maui Mayor’s Office of Economic Development workshops will be held at Maui County Business Resource Center, Maui Mall, Suite B-9. Seating is limited, and subject to change or cancellation. To reserve a seat, call 873-8247. Workshops are free unless otherwise noted.

** “The Philosophy of Money” with Dr. Phil Lenefsky will be from noon to 1 p.m. Monday. Learn financial principles.

** “Business on the Grill” will be from noon to 2 p.m., Tuesday. This segment creates a case study for mutual learning. To attend, RSVP at www.Meetup.com/MauiBusinessBrainstormers

** “Online Marketing Lessons You Must Know to Grow Your Business in 2015” with Nico Fisher will be from noon to 1:15 p.m. (Q&A till 1:30 p.m.) Wednesday. Learn the detailed steps to building the best business pages and online business profiles.

** “Quickbooks for Small Business:” with Richard Kehoe will be from 5 to 8 p.m., Thursday. Hands-on computer training for beginners. Sponsored by Service Corps of Retired Executives.

** “The Gift That Gives Back” The best practices to ensure gift and loyalty card success with Linda Artman will be from noon to 1 p.m. Friday. Explore proved “best practices” to implement a successful gift/loyalty program.

* Gardening class. Anne Gachuhi of the Home Gardening Support Network, will conduct a class titled “Growing Citrus Successfully” from 10 a.m. to noon, Thursday at Lumeria Maui, Makawao. Cost is $15. To register, contact 446-2361, or email hgsn2011@gmail.com.

* Meditaiton class. Inner light and sound meditation, 7-8:30 p.m. on Thursday Free. For information, call 879-0871.

* Wreath-making class. Pick a friend and sign up for a creative holiday wreath- making class from 10 to 11 a.m. Saturday at Alii Kula Lavender Farm, 1100 Waipoli Road, Kula. Cost is $40. For advanced reservation, call 878-3004.

* Hui No’eau Visual Arts Center. The Hui No’eau Visual Arts Center is offering the following classes at 2841 Baldwin Ave. Pre-registration is required. To register, call 572-6560 or visit huinoeau.com. Where noted, additional supply list is posted online at huinoeau.com under the class description.

** “iPhone Photography for the Creative Spirit” – Level 2 with Edward Baldwin will be from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. Saturday and Nov. 23. Prerequisites: iPhone Photography Level 1. Cost is $75/$60 members.

** “Wire-wrapping: Jewelry and Beyond!” with Katie Peterson will be from 9 a.m. to noon Saturdays until Nov. 29. Ages 8 and up. Create pendants, figurines and picture frames. Bring shells, sea glass, or other found objects. Cost is $69/$55 members. Supply fee $10.

** “Portfolio Day” with Katie Peterson will be from 2 to 5 p.m. Saturday. Admissions representatives from leading art colleges and universities will give short presentations and then meet with students for one-on-one consultations and portfolio reviews. Free. Contact Katie Peterson at katiep@huinoeau.com.

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 “mailto:currents@mauinews.com”>currents@mauinews.com. Due to the volume of submissions, items will be listed as close as possible to their start date; if a deadline to enroll is included, the event will be listed on the Sunday before deadline. High-res digital photos, depending on quality, are used if space permits. Submissions are subject to revision and rewriting, inclusion is not guaranteed and publication does not mean programs are endorsed by The Maui News.

* Maui School of Therapeutic Massage. Aston Kinetics Class with Judith Aston, will be from 6 to 7:30 p.m. today at Maui School of Therapeutic Massage, 1043 Makawao Ave., Suite 208. This class is ideal for anyone: movement teachers, including yoga, dance and Pilates instructors and bodyworkers. Free. Contact info@massagemaui.com or 572-1888.

* UH Maui Fit classes. The University of Hawaii Maui College is offering the following classes. Special Veterans promotion offered Monday through Saturday with a military ID or Form DD214. See website for details. Contact 984-3434, email uhmslife@hawaii.edu or visit maui.hawaii.edu/studentlife/uh-maui-fit/.

** “Boot Camp” with Brian Crespin will be 4:30 to 5:30 p.m., Mondays, Wednesdays and Fridays. A group exercise class that mixes traditional calisthenic and body weight exercises with interval training and strength training.

** “Yoga” will be from 1 to 2 p.m. Monday and noon to 1 p.m. Thursday.

** “Open Gym” will be from 8:30 to 10:30 a.m. Monday, Wednesday and Friday. Free to veterans with military ID or $5 drop in.

* EdVenture classes.

** “Maui Solar PV: What You Need to Know Today” will be from 5:30 to 8:30 p.m. Monday. Current information for would-be photovoltaic systems for residential and commercial. Cost is $69.

** “Management Skills for the Tourism and Hospitality Industry” will be from 1 to 5 p.m. Thursday. Enhance your leadership and management abilities on the tourism and hospitality industry. Cost is $125.

** “Microsoft Word Intermediate” will be from 5:30 to 8:30 p.m. Thursdays and Tuesday, through Nov. 20. This course will advance even the most knowledgeable participant in Microsoft Word. Cost is $269.

** “Security Guard Training” will be from 9 a.m. to 6 p.m. Friday. Prior to employment as a guard, it is a state mandate to meet certain training requirements. Cost is $125.

** “Intermediate Photography” with Ray Mains will be from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. Saturdays through Nov. 29. Cost is $144.

* Kaiser Permanente will be holding the following workshops. Free.

** “Diabetes” live video conference will be screened from 10 to 11 a.m. Monday at both Kaiser Permanente’s Maui Lani Medical Office, and Lahaina Clinic (annex). Come and learn diabetes skills and strategies that will help you get to your target and into your safe zone. To register, call 270-7308.

** “Behavior workshop” with Rochelle Dunning will be from 6 to 8 p.m. Wednesday and Nov. 19. Get an overview of basic sensory processing and the knowledge and resources you need to make decisions that support both you and your child. To register, call 242-1608 (Good Beginnings).

* Pacific Whale Foundation “Ocean Camp” will be from 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. Tuesday for youth grades 6 through 8. Offering a hands-on, minds-on marine science experience. Cost is $64 a day for members; $80 nonmembers. To register, call 249-8811, ext. 1.

** Making Waves Lecture Series, “Be Whale Aware” with Founder and Executive Director Greg Kaufman will be from 6 to 7:30 p.m. Thursday at Pacific Whale Foundation’s Discovery Center, lower level Ma’alaea Harbor Shops. Admission is free and no reservations are required.

* Gardening class. Anne Gachuhi of the Home Gardening Support Network LLC will be conducting the following gardening classes. To register, contact Gachuhi at 446-2361 or hgsn2011@gmail.com.

** “Garden Maintenance Made Easy” will be from 10 a.m. to noon. Tuesday at Lumeria Maui, Makawao. Activities include: how much irrigation is needed, why mulching is important, etc. Cost is $15.

** “Garden Pest Control” will be from 5 to 6 p.m. Thursday at Hope Chapel, Kihei. This session covers tips and strategies for controlling pests in an organic garden. Cost is $10.

* Personal Development seminar. “The Art of Melting Conflict in all Relationships” with Lee Shapiro will be from 6 to 9 p.m. Wednesday at Unity of Maui. Cost is $30 ($20 with reservation). Call 268-1000.

* Computer class. “Computers for Beginners” with Al Bayless will be at 6 p.m. Wednesday, Makawao Public Library. Learn some basic computer skills including how to use a touchpad and mouse, navigate the desktop, connect to the Internet. Free. Call 573-8785.

* Hui No’eau Visual Arts Center is offering the following classes To register, call 572-6560.

** “No Limits: Mixed Media with Acrylic” with Amanda Joy Bowers will be from 1 to 4 p.m. Wednesdays through Dec. 10.

** “Beginning Jewelry – Level 1 Session 4” will be from 6 to 9 p.m. Wednesdays though Dec. 7.

* Vegan Talk. “Will Veganism Bring You Health, Wealth & Wisdom?” with Anne Dinshah will be at 7 p.m. Thursday at Kaunoa Senior Center. This lecture empowers audiences to learn about veganism, utilize “dynamic harmlessness,” and create potential to increase health. Free. Contact 385-2790 or jerome.kellner@gmail.com.

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 “mailto:currents@mauinews.com”>currents@mauinews.com. Due to the volume of submissions, items will be listed as close as possible to their start date; if a deadline to enroll is included, the event will be listed on the Sunday before deadline. High-res digital photos, depending on quality, are used if space permits. Submissions are subject to revision and rewriting, inclusion is not guaranteed and publication does not mean programs are endorsed by The Maui News.

* UH Maui Fit classes. Membership has been reduced by almost 50 percent. The University of Hawaii Maui College is offering the following classes. Fees are $5 drop in, $28 UH-MC students, $38 UH-MC faculty/staff, $45 public, $38 seniors 55 plus. Membership gives you unlimited access to UH Maui Fit classes for the entire fall semester. Ongoing enrollment. Contact 984-3434, email: uhmslife@hawaii.edu or visit maui.hawaii.edu/studentlife/uh-maui-fit/.

** “Fly-n-Hi Fitness” with Marcus Vegas will be from noon to 1 p.m., Mondays, Wednesdays and Fridays. This is a full body functional fitness workout. All levels welcome.

** “Yoga with Tara Michelle” will be from 1 to 2 p.m. Monday and Nov.10. All levels welcome.

* Hui No’eau Visual Arts Center, is offering the following class at 2841 Baldwin Ave. To register, call 572-6560 or visit huinoeau.com.

** “Tiny Hands (Age: 2.5-5)” with Cindy Williams will be from 9 to 11 a.m. Tuesdays through Dec. 9 in the ceramics or children’s studio. Using materials such as pastels, clay, paint, and paper that stimulate creative impulses and fuel artistry, children will learn creative processes that little hands can manage with help. Cost is $20 per person (includes pizza, water, art supplies and instruction).

* Upcountry T’ai Chi Ch’uan classes, for all levels with Master Luis Molera will be from 5 to 7 p.m. Tuesday through Friday at the Lower Kula Road Tai Chi Dojo. This three-week course is sponsored by Hawaii T’ai Chi Ch’uan Association. Classes will include Yang short form, Yang long form, push hands and chi gong. Additional classes will be Nov. 11-13 and Nov. 18-20. Special classes held from 2 to 5 p.m. Nov. 16 and 23. Advance registration recommended. Tuition is $20 per class hour. To register or for more information, call 264-1600 or 280-6437.

* Gardening class. “Container Gardening Made Easy” with Anne Gachuhi of the Home Gardening Support Network LLC will be from 4 to 6 p.m. Tuesday at Lumeria Maui, Makawao. Discover the secret of selecting suitable containers, choosing the best media and optimum fertilization schedules. Cost is $15. To register, contact Gachuhi at 446-2361 or hgsn2011@gmail.com.

* Emotional Freedom Technique, with Samy Yuseef and Master Practitioner Jennifer Isely, EFT Life coach, will be from 5 to 6 p.m. Tuesday at Lumeria in Makawao. EFT is a proved evidence-based energy psychology science to reduce the flight or fight or freeze response in our system, due to various traumas. Cost is $15 resident, $20 nonresident. Call 920-360-6311.

* Documenting End of Life Decisions. Kaiser Permanente – Maui Lani Medical Office will offer the following free class. Discover the importance of documenting end of life decisions, health care power of attorney and more with instructor Greg LaGoy, Hospice Maui, from 6 to 7:30 p.m. Wednesday. Make decisions now so that your family and friends know exactly what you want in the event you are unable to care for yourself or express your wishes. Open to the public. To register, call 270-7308.

* VA Home Loan Seminar, will be from 10 a.m. to noon, Saturday at the J. Walter Cameron Center, 95 Mahalani St., Wailuku. Did you know you can purchase up to $657,800 with $0 down and no private mortgage insurance with your VA Home Loan? Learn about this and more. Seating is limited. To register, call 677-5626 or visit veteransunitedhawaii.com.

* Composting workshop, SharingAloha presents a composting workshop from 9:30 to 11 a.m. Saturday at the MOA Center, 640 Kamehameha Ave., Kahului. Learn how to convert yard waste and kitchen scraps into a rich compost. Outdoor compost bins will be available for purchase at a reduced price. Vermicomposting will be introduced and red wiggler worms will be in attendance. Cost is $10. For more information or to register, email wilma@joyofworms.com.