THURSDAY, NOV. 17
FOOD, GAMES, MORE AT EAT MAUI BENEFIT
Fun for the whole family will be had during the St. Peter's Church Roof Repair Fundraiser, featuring food, games and more, from 5 to 10 p.m. today at the St. Mary's Church Hall in Hana. All proceeds will benefit repairing the roof of St. Peter's Church in Puuiki. For more information, contact Lehua or Pat Cosma at 248-7205.
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'HOMEALANI' TO PLAY AT KAMEHAMEHA
"Homealani," a film by Ann Marie Kirk, will screen tonight at Kamehameha Schools Maui. Doors open at 6 p.m.; the screening starts at 6:30. Light refreshments will be offered, and a Q&A with the filmmaker will follow. For details on the film, see Movies.
FRIDAY, NOV. 18
NEW TOWN PARTIES MOVE TO MAKAWAO
Four parties, four times a month at four locations means there's zero reason to miss Maui County's fresh street festivals. This week, Makawao will debut its block party from 5 to 8 p.m. Celebrate the historic town center's shops, salons and studios; venues will offer discounts, refreshments and giveaways. Performances include Kepa, Hula Honeys, Upcountry Celtic, Laurie Balubar, Lily Meola, Atyana Shapiro-Leiste and various DJs. Keiki will find ornament decorating, face painting and balloon twisting. Park in lots on Brewer Road, at Makawao School, at the municipal parking lot on Makawao Avenue or the Komoda Store parking lot.
WAILEA FOOD & WINE CELEBRATION STARTS
Enjoy fine dining, art and wine, along with live music - all for a good cause - during the fifth annual Wailea Food & Wine Celebration from 5:30 to 8:30 p.m. at Hotel Wailea. The event benefits Makawao nonprofit Hui No'eau Visual Arts Center. Tickets are limited. For details, call 572-6560 or visit huinoeau.com/events.
FREE SCREENING OF FILM AT UHMC
"The Most Dangerous Man in America - Daniel Ellsberg and the Pentagon Papers" will be shown free at 6 p.m. in UHMC Ka Lama 103 room. For details, see Movies.
SEABURY PRESENTS 'AMANDA DANGER'
Seabury Hall middle school presents "Amanda Danger" by Robert Lawson at 7 p.m. at the Olinda campus' performing arts center. For details, see Backstage.
KEALI'I REICHEL IN MACC'S SOLO SHOW
See a new side of Keali'i Reichel, Hawaii's award-winning kumu hula, chanter and world-renowned recording artist, during Solo Sessions at 7:30 p.m. at the Maui Arts & Cultural Center's McCoy Studio Theaters. For details, see Maui Beat.
'SNOW WHITE' STICKS AROUND AT BALDWIN
Due to its popularity, Baldwin High School's "Snow White and the Seven Dwarfs" is extending showtimes through this weekend, starting at 7:30 tonight at the school's Loudon Minitheater. For details, see Backstage.
SATURDAY, NOV. 19
ONE INITY AT GREAT AMERICAN SMOKEOUT
The Coalition for Tobacco Free Maui will mark nationwide cessation day The Great American Smokeout from 9 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. at Maui Mall. Door prizes, food booths, information tables and live entertainment with One Inity and Lia Live will be included. The grade-level division winners and overall winner of the "Smoke-Free Cars = Healthy Kids" art contest will be presented. Entry is free.
CODY PUEO PATA AT BOTANICAL GARDENS
Join kumu hula and Na Hoku Hanohano award winner Cody Pueo Pata for a morning of nahenahe Hawaiian music. Pata will serenade visitors with songs about the native plants of Hawaii from 10 a.m. to noon at Maui Nui Botanical Gardens in Kahului. Call 249-2798 for reservations and other details.
7TH MAUI POWWOW AT UH MAUI COLLEGE
The 7th Maui Powwow - Indigenous Gathering, featuring dancing, drumming and other cultural entertainment, will run from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. at University of Hawaii Maui College. The event is presented by the Native American Student Association, the Maui Intertribal Council and UH Maui College Hawaiian Studies. For details, visit www.mauipowwow.com.
SEABURY'S 'AMANDA DANGER' CONTINUES
Seabury Hall middle school presents "Amanda Danger" at 7 p.m. at the school's performing arts center. See Friday's listing.
'SNOW WHITE' TAKES THE BALDWIN STAGE
BHS' "Snow White and the Seven Dwarfs" plays at 7:30 p.m. at the school's Loudon Minitheater. See Friday's listing.
KEALI'I REICHEL PLAYS MACC SOLO SESSIONS
Keali'i Reichel will take the stage for another Solo Sessions performance at 7:30 p.m. at the Maui Arts & Cultural Center's McCoy Studio Theaters. See Friday's listing.
SUNDAY, NOV. 20
LA'A KEA FARM HOSTS HARVEST CELEBRATION
La'a Kea Farm Harvest Celebration, a family-friendly event, will be held from 1 to 4 p.m. at 639 Baldwin Ave., Paia. Music, crafts, planting, a pie contest and more will be offered. Email pie entries to firstname.lastname@example.org; grand prize is $50. Cost is $5 to sample and judge pies. For more information, call 344-8333.
IRATION, SUBLIME WITH ROME AT MACC
Get ready to rock with island favorite Iration, along with Sublime with Rome, Pepper and Dub Trio, during Point Panic Music Festival at 4:30 p.m. at the Maui Arts & Cultural Center; gates open at 3. For details, see Maui Beat.
'AMANDA DANGER' ON SEABURY HALL STAGE
"Amanda Danger" plays at 3 p.m. at Seabury Hall's performing arts center. See Friday's listing.
BALDWIN'S 'SNOW WHITE' FINAL SHOW
BHS' "Snow White and the Seven Dwarfs" will have its final performance at 5 p.m. See Friday's listing.
TUESDAY, NOV. 22
FIRSTLIGHT PROMISES TO DAZZLE BIG SCREEN
Sixteen days; 50 films; 33 premieres. Maui Film Festival's 2011 FirstLight promises to be the biggest one yet; it kicks off with screenings of "Rango" at 5 p.m. and "The Descendants" at 7:30 p.m. at the Maui Arts & Cultural Center. For details, see Movies.
WEDNESDAY, NOV. 23
FIRSTLIGHT FILMS CONTINUE AT MACC
The 2011 FirstLight screenings include "Martha Marcy May Marlene" at 5 p.m. and "Like Crazy" at 7:30 p.m. See Tuesday's listings.