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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 deadline to enroll is included, the event will be listed on the Sunday before deadline. High-res digital photos, depending on quality, are used if space permits. Submissions are subject to revision and rewriting, inclusion is not guaranteed and publication does not mean programs are endorsed by The Maui News.

* Pacific Whale Foundation “Ocean Camp” will be from 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. Monday through Wednesday and Jan. 5 to 9 for children in grades 1 through 5. A variety of field trips and activities offered, including surfing lessons, snorkel cruises, beach visits, art projects, science explorations and more. Cost is $64/day members, $80/day nonmembers. Reserve in advance, 249-8811, ext. 1.

*Martial arts class, White Crane Karate with Sensei Reese Lee will be from 6:30 to 8 p.m., Tuesday and Thursday at the YMCA, 250 Kanaloa Ave., Kahului. For information, call 242-9007.

* Dance classes, The 6th Annual Cooper Family Holiday Dance Celebration with Sheryl, Calico and Sonora Cooper will be from 6 to 9 p.m. Friday in the Maui Arts & Cultural Center’s Omori Studio A. Sheryl teaches modern jazz, which consists of warmup, technique across the floor and a choreographed number. Approximately 1.5 hours, this class will warm you up and is a great lead into hip-hop with Sonora. Following that, Calico teaches a version of contemporary dance she calls “thrash lyrical” . . . edgy and energetic. Cost is $30. For information, call Marnie Meuser, 280-0047.

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 deadline to enroll is included, the event will be listed on the Sunday before deadline. High-res digital photos, depending on quality, are used if space permits. Submissions are subject to revision and rewriting, inclusion is not guaranteed and publication does not mean programs are endorsed by The Maui News.

* Akaku classes, Winter Break at Akaku: Youth Workshops, 333 Dairy Road, Kahului. To register, contact 871-5554 or kat@akaku.org.

** “Intro to Video Game Design” with Jim Langford will be from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. Monday through Wednesday. Cost is $150.

** “Live2TV” will be from 2 to 5 p.m. Monday through Wednesday and Friday from 4 to 8 p.m. Cost is $75.

* Pacific Whale Foundation “Ocean Camp,” will be from 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. Dec. 29 through 31 and Jan. 5 through 9. For youth grades 1 through 5. Offering a variety of field trips and activities – including surfing lessons, snorkel cruises, beach visits, art projects, science explorations, and more. Cost is $64/day members, $80/day nonmembers. Reserve in advance, 249-8811, ext. 1.

* Art classes, winter keiki art classes with Barbara Steinberg are from 3 to 5 p.m. Wednesdays through Jan. 28 at Kihei Aquatic Center. Ages 6-12 welcome. Co-sponsored by Maui Parks and Recreation. For information, call 269-6845.

* Computer class, “Google It,” with Al Bayless will be from 6 to 7:45 p.m., Jan. 7 at Makawao Public Library; free. Call in advance, 573-8785.

* Keiki dance classes, “Shooting Stars” preschool dance, hip-hop and jazz classes for ages 5-11 will take place from Jan. 1 to May 28 at Maui Powerhouse Gym, 1279 S. Kihei Road, Azeka Center. Call Neeve McGrath at 268-1899 for class times, prices and details.

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 “mailto:currents@mauinews.com”>currents@mauinews.com. Due to the volume of submissions, items will be listed as close as possible to their start date; if a deadline to enroll is included, the event will be listed on the Sunday before deadline. High-res digital photos, depending on quality, are used if space permits. Submissions are subject to revision and rewriting, inclusion is not guaranteed and publication does not mean programs are endorsed by The Maui News.

* Children’s winter program, ages 4-8 welcome at Soul Space Maui, 483 S. High St. in Wailuku. This program is formulated to help support the children in knowing they are a child of God, and how to have respect for themselves, others and the Earth. Monday through Friday, Dec. 22 through Jan. 2 (no program Dec. 25 and Jan. 1). Hours are from 8:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. Cost is $80 per week. For more information or to reserve, call Rhonda Felix at 205-8302; or email Rhonda@soulspacemaui.com.

* Business workshop, “Engage! How to Create Content for your Brand and Then What?” with Nico Fisher will be from noon to 1:15 p.m. Monday, Maui County Business Resource Center, 70 E. Kaahumanu Ave., Maui Mall; free. To reserve, call 873-8247.

* Ornaments class, Hui No’eau Visual Arts Center is offering a Mixed Media Ornaments class with Katie Peterson from 5 to 7 p.m. on Friday at the Children’s Studio. Families will experiment with a few mixed-media techniques and create handmade ornaments. Cost is $20. Preregistration is required, to register, call 572-6560 or visit huinoeau.com.

* Ukulele workshop, “Ukulele Strumming Workshop” with Mele Fong will be from 10 a.m. to noon at Bailey House Museum, 2375-A Main St., Wailuku. Learn new strums to fun singalong songs. Cost is $10/$5 members. To register, call Mele Fong, 281-4981; or see www.ukulelemeleonmaui.com.

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 “mailto:currents@mauinews.com”>currents@mauinews.com. Due to the volume of submissions, items will be listed as close as possible to their start date; if a deadline to enroll is included, the event will be listed on the Sunday before deadline. High-res digital photos, depending on quality, are used if space permits. Submissions are subject to revision and rewriting, inclusion is not guaranteed and publication does not mean programs are endorsed by The Maui News.

* UH Maui Fit classes. The University of Hawaii Maui Fit is offering fitness classes through Dec. 20, Pilina building. Free for remainder of semester. Contact 984-3434, or uhmslife@hawaii.edu, or see maui.hawaii.edu/studentlife/uh-maui-fit/.

* Business workshop, “Choose Your Market and Grow Your Business Now!” with Mike Kern will be from noon to 1 p.m., Monday, free, at Maui County Business Resource Center, 70 E. Kaahumanu Ave., Maui Mall. To reserve a seat, call 873-8247.

* Gardening class. Anne Gachuhi of the Home Gardening Support Network, will conduct a class titled “Pests and Diseases of Papayas” from 10 a.m. to noon Wednesday at Lumeria Maui, Makawao. Cost is $15. To register, call 446-2361 or email hgsn2011@gmail.com.

* Jewelry making class, Hui No’eau Visual Arts Center is offering a jewelry making class with Julie Matheis from 5 to 7 p.m. on Friday at the Children’s Studio. Jewelry can be made with wire, bobbles, beads, and simple tools. Cost is $20. Pre-registration is required. To register, call 572-6560 or visit huinoeau.com.

* Hip Hop workshop, Les Twins: Larry and Laurent Bourgeois will be teaching a hip hop workshop from 2 to 5 p.m. Saturday, Makawao Union Church. Dancers of all levels and ages are welcome to dance or to watch; children younger than 10 years old are encouraged to watch unless they have had prior dance experience. Cost is $50 dancer/spectator; $35 for kids under 12. $10 kamaaina discount with ID. Purchase tickets at www.eventbrite.com/e/les-twins-workshop-on-maui-tickets-13062912523.