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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 ...

Thank You Letter

We would like to extend our sincere appreciation to Christy and her staff at Fernando’s Mexican Grill in Queen Ka‘ahumanu Center. For several weeks, we were able to use their patio area to conduct our weekly Toastmasters meetings, as our regular meeting space was unavailable. Their ...

Pet of the Week

Have a soft spot for sweet and snuggly survivors? Then I hope you'll come and meet me, Ahumanu, dog No. H47. I was found with quite a few issues in January and have been in foster care for recovery since then. Now that I’ve received the vet exams I needed, what I really need is a home that ...

Literary celebration to benefit Book Trust Hawai‘i

Book Trust Hawai‘i hosts its seventh annual fundraiser, Extravaganza: The Odyssey, on Saturday, March 23 at the Four Seasons Resort Maui at Wailea. This Greek-themed literary celebration features a Mediterranean feast by Four Seasons Maui Executive Chef Craig Dryhurst, live entertainment, ...

Tickets on sale for IMUA Family Services’ Color Festival Hawaii

The Color Festival Hawaii, benefiting IMUA Family Services, returns on April 13 at the Maui Arts & Cultural Center in Kahului. This family-friendly event carries the message of inclusion and celebrates “life together under the same rainbow” with music, food trucks, vendors and keiki ...

Pundy Yokouchi Memorial Golf Tournament

Polish up your clubs and practice your short game for the 31st annual Pundy Yokouchi Memorial Golf Tournament. Featuring contests, prizes, refreshments, goody bags and a chance to win $10,000 or a new car, this fundraiser for the MACC’s arts and education programs promises to be full of ...

Book Review: Janice Dean shines in ‘Mostly Sunny’

• “Mostly Sunny” (HarperCollins), by Janice Dean Most people may recognize Janice Dean as the morning meteorologist on “Fox and Friends.” Her bubbly personality and willingness to partake in any and all food segments makes her a crowd favorite. But there is so much more to Dean than ...

Publishers Weekly Best-sellers

HARDCOVER FICTION 1. “Where the Crawdads Sing” by Delia Owens (G.P. Putnam’s Sons) 2. “The Chef” by James Patterson and Max DiLallo (Little, Brown) 3. “The Border” by Don Winslow (William Morrow) 4. “Never Tell” by Lisa Gardner (Dutton) 5. “The Silent Patient” by Alex ...

Looking Back Through The Maui News

100 Years Ago 1919 — The steamer West Erral arrived at Kahului from Honolulu this morning to finish loading what will be the first sugar cargo from the islands to go to the Atlantic by the Panama Canal since the war. 75 Years Ago 1944 — Passenger car driving on Maui must be curtailed, ...

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. ...

Beautiful Bruges

Walking through central Bruges is like a romantic journey into the past. With centuries-old gabled buildings lining a web of canals and cobblestone streets, the vibe is quintessential old-world Europe. Bruges also is one of the most beautiful cities in Western Europe, a place that has been ...

Art Maui 2019

Behind the utilitarian entrance doors of the Schaefer International Gallery at Maui Arts & Cultural Center in Kahului, a world of magical delight awaits visitors with the 10 a.m. opening today of Art Maui 2019. “After 41 years, Art Maui remains the premier juried art show in Maui ...

In the Loop

Created as a forum for the development, support and presentation of world-class dance in Los Angeles, L.A. Dance Project makes its Maui debut at 7:30 p.m. Thursday, March 14 in Castle Theater at Maui Arts & Cultural Center in Kahului. The project was founded by Benjamin Millepied, former ...

Village Galleries hosts exhibit for three artists

Enjoy a fun-filled evening of fine art, music and refreshments from 6 to 9 p.m. Friday at Village Galleries, 120 Dickenson St. in Lahaina, at the Gala Artists’ reception for George Allan, Eddie Flotte and Casey McLain. Allan uses a straightforward palette knife technique to apply oils with ...

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 ...

Thank You Letter

On behalf of the board members, the staff and the clients of Ka Lima O Maui, I would like to thank all of the sponsors, the donors, the golfers and the helpers who made the 13th annual Benefit Golf Tournament a big success. It was held on Feb. 23 at the Dunes at Maui Lani Golf Course. Ka ...

Lahaina Arts Society selects March artist

Maui fine art photographer Marty Wolff will be featured at the Lahaina Art Societys’ Banyan Tree Gallery, located in the Old Courthouse building in the Banyan Tree Park, beginning Tuesday through April 1. Marty’s work has been part of the Banyan Tree art shows for over a decade. His ...

Pet of the Week

Looking for a playful new friend? Then I hope you’re up for a frisky 4-year-old fella like me. I’m Terry, cat No. 3, and I’ve been waiting for a home since last May. I like to wrestle, play with toys, earn belly rubs — and yes, I give little love bites every now and again when I’m ...

Grand Canyon National Park turns 100

Few sights are as instantly recognizable, and few sites speak more fully to American nationalism. Standing on the South Rim in 1903, President Teddy Roosevelt proclaimed it “one of the great sights every American should see.” It’s true. Every visitor today knows the Grand Canyon as a ...