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• Seabury Hall SAT Prep classes will be from 8:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. today through Aug. 2 at Seabury Hall, 480 Olinda Rd, Makawao. Eleven sessions will cover strategies in taking the math, reading and language portions of the test, and the science portion of the ACT. The classes will also give students the experience of taking three practice SAT tests and two practice ACT tests. Classes are open to all students. Cost is $395. For more information and to download the registration form, visit seaburyhall.org/sat.

• Meditation for adults and teens workshop with Christopher Curtis will be from 9:45 a.m to noon today at Maui Ki-Aikido’s dojo, 194 S. Market, Wailuku. No experience is necessary. Wear comfortable loose clothing and slippers. Cost is $10. For more information, call 244-5165 or visit www.mauiaikido.com.

• Business workshops. The following County of Maui Mayor’s Office of Economic Development workshops will be held at Maui County Business Resource Center, Maui Mall, Suite B-9. To reserve a seat, call 270-5770. Workshops are free unless otherwise noted.

** “Become a Best-Selling Author: Leveraging the World’s Greatest Marketing Secret” with Patrick Snow will be from noon to 2 p.m. Monday. Learn how to make publishing and business goals come true. In order to stand out from the competition, strengthen credentials and get free publicity, writing and publishing a book is an effective marketing strategy.

** “Specialty Leasing 101” with Toni Rojas will be from noon to 1 p.m. Wednesday. This workshop will provide attendees with essential topics when deciding to open a brick-and-mortar store including the basic concept and terms of commercial leasing, the difference between permanent and specialty leasing, the leasing process, application preparation recommendations and insider tips.

• Akaku Maui Community Media class, “Modular Studio TV Production” with Danny Collins and Steve Barber will be from 5:30 to 7:30 p.m. Wednesday through Aug. 26 at 333 Dairy Road, Suite 205 (upstairs), Kahului. For more information and to register, call 871-5554 or visit akaku.org /classes.