Island Events • June 13, 2019
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THURSDAY, JUNE 13
CAT-AND-MOUSE CAPER ‘SLEUTH’ ENTICES IN KIHEI
ProArts Playhouse continues with its mystery “Sleuth” at 7:30 p.m. tonight through Saturday and 3 p.m. Sunday. The whodunit continues through June 23 at ProArts Playhouse in Azeka Shopping Center Makai in Kihei. Tickets are $26. For more information or to purchase tickets for any ProArts event, call 463-6550 or visit www.proartsmaui.com.
AKAKU UPSTAIRS TACKLES INTERNET ACCESS ISSUE
Burt Lum, strategy officer – Hawaii Broadband Initiative, Dept. of Business, Economic Development and Tourism, discusses “The Uncertain Future of Internet Access in Hawaii,” from 6 to 7:30 p.m. at Akaku Upstairs, 333 Dairy Rd. in Kahului. Admission is free, but reservations are recommended by calling 877-5554 or visiting www.akaku.org/salon.
FRIDAY, JUNE 14
ALI’I NUI KAMEHAMEHA I HONORED AT TOWN PARTY
Commemorate King Kamehameha I and his royal ohana at Lahaina Second Friday Town Party from 5 to 9 p.m. on Front Street. The celebratory event features Hawaiian music, lei, ono food, Maui-made crafts, keiki activities, cultural demonstrations and a change to make your own authentic Hawaiian weaved keepsake to take home. In addition, enjoy free entertainment by Maui Jam Band, Kalani Pe’a, Reiko Funko, Kason Gomes and others, plus book signings with authors from Maui Writers Ink and more. Admission is free. For more information, visit www.mauifridays.com.
SATURDAY, JUNE 15
HAVE FUN, DO SOME GOOD AT BEACH CLEANUP EVENT
Join Surfrider Foundation – Maui Chapter, Hawaii Life Real Estate Brokers and Cabrinha Kites by celebrating International Surfing Day with a beach cleanup from 8:30 a.m. to noon at Baldwin Beach Park in Paia. The morning includes free yoga class at 8:30 a.m. (cleanup begins at 9:30 a.m.), plus pizza and shave ice for volunteers served between 11:30 a.m. and noon. Bags, gloves and water are provided. For more information, call 250-7633.
PARADE, PARTY HONOR KING KAMEHAMEHA I
Celebrate King Kamehameha I at Na Kamehameha Commemorative Pa’u Parade & Ho’olaule’a from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Saturday and Sunday at Lahaina Banyan Tree Park, with Pa’u Parade kicking off at 9:45 a.m. Saturday. Enjoy hula, Hawaiian music, exhibits, food, keiki fun and crafters and artisans. For more information, visit www.hawaiitourismauthority.org.
HIT THE GREENS AT HOLY GHOST GOLF TOURNAMENT
Grab your clubs as the third annual Holy Ghost Golf tournament hits the greens between 7 a.m. to noon (6:30 a.m. for registration) at Pukalani Country Club. Cost to participate is $110 and includes a four-person scramble format, shot-gun start, prizes and food. Proceeds support Catholic Schools on Maui and the Holy Ghost Queen Scholarship. For more information, visit www.kulacatholiccommunity.org.
SUNDAY, JUNE 16
EXHIBIT OPENS FEATURING B.C. INDIGINOUS ARTISTS
Check out the new exhibition, “First Nations Art of British Columbia,” honoring indiginous artists from the Northwest Coast of Canada who work in woodcarving, painting, printmaking, textiles and basketry opening Sunday at the Schaefer International Gallery at Maui Arts & Cultural Center in Kahului and running through Aug. 11. The gallery is open from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Tuesdays through Sundays and before Castle Theater shows (as well as during intermission). For more information, visit www.mauiarts.org/exhibits.
MONDAY, JUNE 17
BRAIN HEALTH TOPIC OF FREE CLASS WITH MEAL
Learn about healthy living and eating for your brain and body at this free class on brain health scheduled from 3 to 4:30 p.m. at the HSMA Center next to Ulta Beauty Store & Salon in the Pu’unene Shopping Center in Kahului. A free healthy meal is also offered to attendees. For more information, call 495-9190, ext. 8235.
* 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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