Special this week
Friday, 6 p.m. Queen Ka'ahumanu Center
The preliminary competition for the 28th annual Shower of the Stars Talent competition Aug. 9 at Baldwin High School. All contestants must be registered by today. For more details, call 573-1238.
Saturday, 10 a.m. to 2 p.m., Maui Mall
Keiki can enjoy a fun day at Maui Mall filled with entertainment and prizes. The keiki will be able to enjoy entertainment such as Jolie the Clown, a magic shoy by Kenn Serrano and a performance by Halau Hula O Keola Ali'iokekai. Keiki will also have the chance to meet McGruff the crime dog.
Saturday, noon to 2 p.m., Queen Ka'ahumanu Center
Teenagers and their families are invited to a Back-To-School event at the Queen Ka'ahumanu Center. Sponsored by Da Jam 98.3, it will offer a lot of activities and giveaways. The "Dump Your Denim"?drive encourages teens to donate gently used jeans to Big Brothers Big Sisters in exchange for a $10 gift certificate to American Eagle. Other activities will include a whipped cream blow out competition for an iPod touch. 007 Productions will also offer some lucky kids the chance to test their scratching kills on some of the best equipment around.
LAHAINA CANNERY MALL. Te Tiare Patitifa, 7 p.m. Thursday (tonight). Na Kamali'i O Lahaina, 1 p.m., Yu-Gi-Oh card session, 3 to 5 p.m. Saturday. Na Pua O Kapiolani Hula Studios, 1 p.m., Yo-Yo demonstration, 4 to 5 p.m., Line dancing and lessons, 6:30 to 8:30 p.m. Sunday. Polynesian Performances Hula Show, 7 p.m. Tuesday. Center is at 1221 Honoapiilani Highway. Hours are 9:30 a.m. to 9 p.m. daily. For more information, call 661-5304 or visit www.lahainacannerymall.com.
MAUI MALL. Aloha Maui Produce Market, 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. Tuesday, Wednesday and Friday. Center is at 70 E. Kaahumanu Ave. in Kahului. Hours are from 9 a.m. to 6 p.m. Monday to Thursday; 9 a.m. to 8 p.m. Friday; 9 a.m. to 6 p.m. Saturday; and 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Sunday. For details, call 871-1307 or visit www.mauimall.com.
OLD LAHAINA CENTER. Keiki Polynesian Show, 2:30 p.m. Wednesday. Aloha Friday Hula Show, 3:30 p.m. Friday. Hale Kahiko, ancient Hawaiian village replica, 9 a.m. to 6 p.m. daily. Center is at 900 Front St. For details, e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org or visit www.lahaina center.com.
QUEEN KA'AHUMANU CENTER. Farmers Market 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. Friday, Tuesday and Wednesday. Kama'aina Nights featuring local entertainment and dining specials, 7 to 9 p.m. Friday. Center is at 275 W. Kaahumanu Ave. in Kahului. Hours are 9:30 a.m. to 9 p.m. Monday to Saturday and 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Sunday. For more information, call 877-3369 or visit www.queenkaahumanucenter.com
THE SHOPS AT WAILEA. Wow! Wailea on Wednesdays with with gallery events, fashion shows and entertainment, featuring Te Tiare Patitifa in the lower courtyard, 6:30 to 8 p.m. Center is at 3750 Wailea Alanui. For more information, call 891-6770 or visit www.shopsatwailea.com.
WHALERS VILLAGE, KAANAPALI. Hula lessons, 3 to 4 p.m. Thursday (today). Lei-making class, noon to 2 p.m. Friday and Tuesday. Jazz with Lonnie Williams and the Digables, 6 to 9 p.m. Sunday. Polynesian hula, 6:30 p.m., Tahitian dance, 7:30 p.m. Saturday and Wednesday. Dances of Polynesia 6:30 p.m., Drums of Tahiti, 7:30 p.m. Monday. Center is at 2435 Kaanapali Parkway. For more information, call 661-4567 or visit www.whalersvillage.com.
WHARF?CINEMA CENTER. Live entertainment daily. On site Polynesian craftsmen and artists at work, 9 a.m. to 9:30 p.m. daily. Center is at 658 Front St. in Lahaina. For more information, call 661-8748.