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Thrift Stores

The following is a listing of nonprofit organizations that sell an assortment of used and donated goods. For changes or new listings, call 242-6343. • Goodwill Retail Thrift Store, 250 Alamaha St., Ste. N-9, Kahului, 442-8989, Monday to Saturday, 9 a.m.-6 p.m., Sunday, 9 a.m.-5 p.m. ...

Maximize your summer vacation

Summer can fly by. Because summer can sometimes seem to come and go in a flash, it’s important for everyone to make the most of this relaxing time of year. Vacations from work and school are great ways to make summer memories, and the following are some ways to get even more out of these ...

Psychology behind … why your mom … may be … the mother of all heroes

Each May, the United States celebrates Mother’s Day, and for good reason. According to surveys I’ve conducted, over 25 percent of Americans cite their mother as their No. 1 hero. Fathers come in a distant second at 16 percent. Moms are indeed the mother of all heroes More than 60 years ...

In the Loop

Join the Hui No‘eau Visual Arts Center in Makawao when it welcomes Kele Kanahele, master Ni‘ihau shell lei designer, for a weekend of creating jewelry. Beginnning on Friday, May 31, from 11 a.m. to noon, Kanahele will talk story about his life on the westernmost Hawaiian island of ...

Maui printmaker exhibits at Lo‘i Gallery on Oahu

Maui printmaker Abigail Romanchak is one of several artists in gallery at the Lo‘i Gallery located in the new campus branch of American Savings Bank at 300 N. Beretania St. at the corner of ‘A‘ala St. in Honolulu — the first new office building in downtown Honolulu in nearly 25 years. ...

2019 Kapalua Wine & Food Festival tickets on sale now

Tickets are now on sale for one of Maui’s signature summer festivals, the Kapalua Wine & Food Festival, which returns to Kapalua Resort June 7 to 9. This year marks the 38th year showcasing the finest wines and celebrity chefs from around the globe along with Maui’s own culinary ...

Maui Brewing Company releases beloved Black Pearl 2019 edition

Maui Brewing Company has announced the re-release of its treasured and very limited Black Pearl. Using its Imperial Coconut Porter as the base, MBC further ages it in rum, Woodford Reserve, Heaven Hill, Four Roses Bourbon and brandy barrels. The porter then rests on toasted coconut ...

Ahead of the Class

To have your class, workshop or presentation included in this free listing, email its title, instructor, location, dates, start/end times, cost and brief description to currents@mauinews.com. Due to the volume of submissions, items will be listed as close as possible to their start date; if a ...

Pet of the Week

Looking for an active BFF that can keep up with you? Then please ask to meet me, Haley, dog No. 124. I’m a playful and loving 5-year-old that’s been looking for a forever family ever since my owners moved in December and left me at the Maui Humane Society. I’m not a fan of being around ...

2019 Huliau Youth Environmental Film Festival takes over Historic Iao Theater

The Maui Huliau Foundation, an environmental education nonprofit serving Maui’s youth, will host its ninth annual Huliau Youth Environmental Film Festival at 6 p.m. on Sunday, May 19 at the Historic Iao Theater in Wailuku. The event will premiere 10 short environmental films made by youth ...

Book Review: Pioneers explored in brave new book

• “The Pioneers: The Heroic Story of the Settlers Who Brought the American Ideal West ” (Simon & Schuster), by Davi McCullough When the Revolutionary War was over, and the Treaty of Paris had Great Britain recognize that a new country had been formed, Britain also gave the new ...

Publishers Weekly Best-sellers

HARDCOVER FICTION 1. “The 18th Abduction” by James Patterson and Maxine Paetro (Little, Brown) 2. “Where the Crawdads Sing” by Delia Owens (G.P. Putnam’s Sons) 3. “Redemption” by David Baldacci (Grand Central Publishing) 4. “Neon Prey” by John Sandford (G.P. Putnam’s ...

Looking Back Through The Maui News

100 Years Ago 1919 — Great excitement was caused Tuesday afternoon when a fire broke out in a cane field between Wailuku and Waihee. The fire was started by a spark from a passing train of the Wailuku Sugar Company. 75 Years Ago 1944 — In appreciation of the excellent turnout since ...

Thrift Stores

The following is a listing of nonprofit organizations that sell an assortment of used and donated goods. For changes or new listings, call 242-6343. • Goodwill Retail Thrift Store, 250 Alamaha St., Ste. N-9, Kahului, 442-8989, Monday to Saturday, 9 a.m.-6 p.m., Sunday, 9 a.m.-5 p.m. ...

Exuberant Met exhibit explores the art of . . . rock ‘n’ roll

Museum exhibits tend to be quiet. Not this one. In “Play It Loud,” an exuberant show that can be heard as well as seen, the Metropolitan Museum of Art in New York City takes on the history of rock ’n’ roll through iconic instruments on loan from some of rock’s biggest names. There ...

‘Sidney Yee: Wabi-Sai’

Contemporary realism is masterfully represented in Schaefer International Gallery’s exhibit, “Sidney Yee: Wabi-Sabi,” currently on display until Sunday, June 2. “For me, as curator of this exhibition, Sid’s community involvement was what was so appealing to me in developing this ...

In the Loop

The Shops at Wailea welcomes Grammy-nominated, pioneering female Hawaiian reggae artist Sistah Robi Kahakalau to Concerts at The Shops with a free performance from 5:30 to 7 p.m., Wednesday, May 15, to benefit Hospice Maui. Recognized as one of Hawaii’s most popular female vocalists, ...

Ahead of the Class

To have your class, workshop or presentation included in this free listing, email its title, instructor, location, dates, start/end times, cost and brief description to currents@mauinews.com. Due to the volume of submissions, items will be listed as close as possible to their start date; if a ...

Pet of the Week

Want a fun friend to hit the beach with? Then you have got to meet me, Cookie. I’m an active 2-year-old male that loves to take a dip in the pool —when I’m not playing in the yard. I have a lot of energy, so I’m looking for an active ohana that’s up for awesome adventures with me. ...

UH-Maui College culinary arts making the grade

University of Hawaii Maui College’s the Leis Family Class Act set an elegant stage for the annual Spring Student Celebration Dinner last week, showcasing the talents of the young chefs to the community and industry supporters. Over the years, the Class Act has been voted among the Top 100 ...