Island Events • September 5, 2019
Featured events this week
THURSDAY, SEPT. 5
Fall salon explores portuguese legacy
The fall season of Akaku salons kicks off with “Portuguese Strong! Keeping the Legacy Alive for Generations to Come” from 6 to 7:30 p.m. at Akaku Maui Community Media, 333 Dairy Rd., Ste. 204 in Kahului. Admission is free, but reservations are recommended by calling 877-5554 or visiting www.akaku.org/salon.
FRIDAY, SEPT. 6
‘FESTIVALS OF ALOHA’ THEME OF TOWN PARTY
Enjoy “Festivals of Aloha” from 6 to 9 p.m. on Market Street during Wailuku First Friday Town Party. Enjoy live entertainment, art, shopping, food and drink and more. Free entertainment by Kamakakehau Fernandez as well as Halau O Ka Hanu Lehua and Kumu Hula Kamaka Kukona and others, plus join Mayor Michael Victorino in honoring Central East Maui Little League champions. For information, visit www.mauifridays.com.
STARRY NIGHT CINEMA EVENT WITH ‘POKEMAN’ Bring a low-back beach chair and/or a blanket for the 7:30 p.m. special screening of “Pokemon Detective Pikachu!” at Maui Arts & Cultural Center in Kahului. Preshow entertainment includes Jason Arcilla and keiki activities. Food and drinks are available for purchase. Gates open at 5:30 p.m. No coolers or outside food/beverages allowed. For more information, visit www.mauiarts.org.
SATURDAY, SEPT. 7
La ulu CELEBRATED AT Botanical Gardens
Check out the third annual La Ulu: Breadfruit Day, a free community event from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. at Maui Nui Botanical Gardens (150 Kanaloa Ave., Kahului) that includes food booths, breadfruit cooking demonstrations, Pacific ulu varieties for sale, Hawaiian plant sale, cultural activities, Hawaiian music, hula and more. For more information, visit www.mnbg.org/laulu.html
YOUTH PHILHARMONIC ORCHESTRA CLASSES
Maui Youth Philharmonic Orchestra’s new season of classes kicks off at 9 a.m. in Baldwin High School Band Room, 1650 Ka’ahumanu Ave. in Wailuku. Applying students should be able to read music fluently and have at least three years of experience. Teacher recommendation required for consideration. For information or to register, visit www.mauiyouthphilharmonic.org.
MONDAY, SEPT. 9
MAKING MAGIC, music AND MEMORIES at ONO!
Maui Community Band perform at 6:30 p.m. at the Historic Iao Theater in Wailuku. Admission is free. Call 242-6969 for more information.
* 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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