Kahului – Gathered for the University of Hawaii Maui College Master Gardener Program earlier this month were current and past graduates Pete Sullivan (clockwise from top left, first photo), Darren Corrao, Maureen Van Denburgh, Ron Thomas, Jill Sullivan, Shawn Wallace and Fayrene Sweek; Gail Gnazzo photo.
Wailea – Erin Kowalick (from left, second photo), Cynthia Lallo and Leslie Mullens enjoyed a beautiful sunset at Taste of Wailea during the Maui Film Festival; photo submitted by Leslie Mullens.
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The Ritz-Carlton, Kapalua Bartender Daryl Smith won the Master of the Craft contest last week with his stellar mango cocktail. Carla Tracy photo
Dancers of Halau Kamaluokaleihulu, photo courtesy the artists.
Streetlight Cadence featuring Brian Webb (from left), Jesse Shiroma, Johnathon Franklin and Ben Chai • Friday at McCoy Theater, MACC, photo courtesy MACC.
The East Meets West Festival finale concert, “Jazz Maui: Jazz, Blues, & Beyond!” takes place at 7:30 p.m. Saturday in Maui Arts & Cultural Center’s McCoy Studio Theater with headliner Katie Thiroux (pictured above) and her trio including Justin Kauflin and Matt Witek along with guest artists Paul Contos, Sheryl Renee and Mike Lewis. The pre-show will feature a performance by Jazz Camp students. Tickets are $35 and $45 (plus applicable fees). For tickets or more information, visit the box office, call 242-7469 or go online to www.mauiarts.org. Photo courtesy the artist
Mark Eden (left) and Christopher Stell make their Maui debut as Eden Stell Guitar Duo at Makawao Union Church on Monday. Felicity Ingram photo
The character Chucky from the horror film, “Child’s Play.” Orion via AP
A refreshed Chucky, left, and Gabriel Bateman in a scene from the horror film, “Child’s Play.” Orion via AP photo
Zendaya (left) and Tom Holland in a scene from “Spider-Man: Far From Home,” which opens Monday. Marvel Studios photo via IMDb
Himesh Patel in a scene from “Yesterday,” about a world that never heard of The Beatles. Working Title Films via AP photo
Refreshing Maui’s live comedy scene are Chuck Thompson, comedian. Alex Miko photo
John Padon, producer and comedian. Photo courtesy the artist
Kevin Farley, comedian, director and actor. Photo courtesy the artist
Laura Lee Cole, musical-comedy actress. JACK GRACE photo
Aloha Always Foundation – Fundraising Pa‘ina & Concerts featuring Anuhea takes place at 1 p.m. and 9 p.m. Saturday at Charley’s Restaurant & Saloon in Paia. 100% of ticket proceeds go to the Aloha Always Foundation Scholarship Fund. Image courtesy Charley’s Restaurant & Saloon
Randall Rospond plays at Charley’s Restaurant & Saloon in Paia on Wednesday. Bruce Wheeler photo