Local Briefs

Tai chi master offers class in Kihei

Tai chi master Alfred Huang, author of “The Complete Tai Chi,” and his senior student, Lorena Zuluaga, will be teaching a 36-short-form of Wu style tai chi chuan from 9 to 10:30 a.m. every Monday and Wednesday in July at Keolahou Church in Kihei.

Huang, 97, is founder of Seeking Harmony — Maui Centenarian Club and wants to share his experience in how to live long, healthily and happily, according to an announcement. The classes are $45 a month. To register, send email to seekingharmonymcc@gmail.com.

Keolahou Church is located at 177 S. Kihei Road.

Huang also offers a class at Kaunoa Senior Center in Spreckelsville from 9 to 10:30 a.m. every Friday. The cost is $35 per month. To register, call 270-7308.

Kaunoa Senior Center is located at 401 Alakapa Place.

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Obon service, dance in Wailuku

Wailuku Shingon Mission at 1939 North St. will hold its obon service and dance on Saturday.

The service begins at 6:30 p.m. followed by dance at 7:30.

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Writing classes set for summer

Story Studio, writing classes hosted by Barnes & Noble and led by writer and teacher N.T. (Nancy) Arevalo, will take place from 5 to 7 p.m. Wednesdays this summer at Barnes & Noble, 270 Dairy Road in Kahului.

The cost is $125. There will be no class on July 4.

To register, call or send text to (956) 997-4830 by Tuesday. To learn more, visit www.ourstorystudio.blogspot.com.

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SAS Class of ’68 plans reunion

The men and women of St. Anthony High School Class of 1968 are planning a 50th year class reunion this summer.

Events include:

* BYOB get-together at Eddie Tam Community Center Hall in Makawao from 5:30 to 10 p.m. June 29.

* St. Anthony annual Ho’olaule’a at St. Anthony’s Sullivan Field in Wailuku from 5 to 10 p.m. June 30.

* Mass at St Anthony Church at 9 a.m. July 1 to honor deceased classmates, with brunch to follow at Tante’s Island Cuisine in Kahului.

For more information on cost and/or to submit photos for the slideshow, contact reunion organizer Cyrilla Pascual at 264-4582 or cyrillap68@gmail.com.

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