Island Events • May 16, 2019

Featured events this week

Ernest Pua‘a • Thursday, Picnic for Poki at Kaahumanu Church, Wailuku, courtesy the artist and www.mauiminister.com.

THURSDAY, MAY 16

ERNEST PUA’A PERFORMS LIVE AT PICNIC FOR POKI

Roselani Place and Ola Na Mele Productions foster the aloha spirit with a Hawaiian music concert featuring “Da Barefoot Warrior” Ernest Pua’a at 11 a.m. at the Historic Kaahumanu Church in Wailuku (103 S. High St.). Bring lunch and enjoy free coffee and baked cookies compliments of Roselani Place. For more information, call 871-7720.

FREE WORKSHOP LOOKS AT LONG-TERM CARE ISSUES

Presented by financial strategist Lis Arcienega, this free workshop from noon to 1 p.m. at Maui County Business Resource Center at Maui Mall in Kahului addresses financial needs and options when it comes to long-term care for yourself or family members. For more information, call 270-5770 or email candace.baisa@co.maui.hi.us.

Keli‘i Kaneali‘i (from left), his dog Ezekiel and Barry Flanagan • Sunday at McCoy Studio Theater, MACC, courtesy the artists.

FRIDAY, MAY 17

CELEBRATE WOMEN AT MAKAWAO TOWN PARTY

Enjoy ono eats, vendor booths, arts and crafts, live music, Upcountry merchants “Kui A Lei Workshop” at Haku Maui Studio, Lomilomi and Lauhala Keiki Arts & Crafts tent and more from 6 to 9 p.m. at Makawao’s “Celebrating Women” town party. Catch free live entertainment including Manaiakalani Music, Get Up and Dance line dance group and Relic. Admission is free. For more information, call 446-0822 or email www.makawaomerchants@gmail.com.

SATURDAY, MAY 18

RIDE OF SILENCE HONORS CYCLISTS WHO HAVE DIED

Join Maui Bicycling League for a ride along Maui Veterans Highway bike path leaving at 8:45 from Boss Frog’s in Kihei as part of the annual Ride of Silence honoring cyclists who have lost their lives or been injured while riding on public roadways. For more information, visit www.fareharbor .com and search Maui bike.

SUNDAY, MAY 19

MUCH-LOVED DUO REVIVES GROUNDBREAKING SOUND

Reuniting after 17 years, Barry Flanagan and Keli’i Kaneali’i return to the stage as the groundbreaking duo HAPA at 7:30 p.m. in McCoy Studio Theater at Maui Arts & Cultural Center in Kahului. Limited tickets available at $35, $45 and $65 (plus applicable fees). Due to overwhelming popularity, a second show has been added at 7:30 p.m. on Sunday, May 26.

FILM STUDENTS FOCUS ON ENVIRONMENT AT FESTIVAL

Watch films created by Maui student filmmakers during the ninth annual Huliau Youth Environmental Film Festival beginning at 6 p.m. at the Historic Iao Theater in Wailuku. Tickets for the festival, presented by the environmental education nonprofit Maui Huliau Foundation, are $12 in advance, $15 at the door and $5 for youth younger than 18 years of age. For more information, visit www.mauihuliaufoundation.org/festival or turn to Page 5 of this issue.

MONDAY, MAY 20

IAO INTERMEDIATE BAND PERFORMS AT MACC

The MACC’s School Band Concert Series, which exposes the next generation of musicians to professional arenas, presents Iao Intermediate School Band at 6:30 p.m. in Castle Theater. Admission is free.

* To purchase tickets or request information for events at the Maui Arts & Cultural Center in Kahului, call 242-7469, visit www.mauiarts.org or head to the box office (unless otherwise specified in event listing).

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