Wednesday, Nov. 3: Hui Holidays First Night Celebration

Featuring this year’s unveiling of the “holiday window” installation by Andre Morissette, festive pupu and drinks, this Wednesday’s First Night Celebration will be decked out in holiday loot. The series highlights local artists and vendors while giving the community an opportunity to shop for unique pieces of work. $30. 5pm-8pm. Hui No’eau (2841 Baldwin Ave., Makawao); […]

Eh Bench Thief!

Our gallery, Maui Hands, has been supporting local artists here for 23 years. Our clientele is made up of tourists as well as local customers who appreciate handmade local goods. Recently at our Makawao location, we commissioned a local artist to create a beautiful bench for our parking lot that the entire community could enjoy. […]

FREE EVENT: Author Gail Ainsworth Will Talk Makawao History

The notice for this event came in too late for us to include in our print edition, but that doesn’t mean you shouldn’t go. On Monday, Dec. 1, historian Gail Ainsworth (who wrote Maui Remembers) will speak at the Makawao Public Library on the history of that little town. “Ainsworth, who is Vice President and […]

This Wednesday, Oct. 8: Learn About Maui Native Birds at Makawao Library


  Maui Forest Bird Recovery Project’s Laura Berthold will share photos and discuss the project’s research and habitat restoration efforts this Wednesday at the Makawao Library. Keiki (12+) and adults are invited to learn how this and other projects are helping to save Maui’s native species. Berthold will talk about how these creatures adapted to a […]

This Friday, Sept. 19: Malama Wao Akua Juried Art Exhibit

This Friday, Viewpoints Gallery and East Maui Watershed Partnership presents the 10th annual Malama Wao Akua Juried Art Exhibit’s opening night. Local artists have contributed paintings, sculptures and photographs to the exhibit, which is inspired by Hawaii’s ecosystem. Enjoy a juror’s walk-through (4pm), blessing and recognition ceremony (5pm) and then live music and refreshments. The exhibit will […]

This Thursday, Sept. 11: Timothy Wenk Magic

Gather the keiki for Timothy Wenk’s Magic Show this Thursday at the Makawao Public Library. A popular staple at the Friday Town Parties, Maui’s Wenk has performed on stages around the world. Prepare to be dazzled, frazzled and mind-boggled. Whether it’s his mind-reading skills or sleight of hand, this magician has quite a bit up his sleeve. […]

This Saturday, Sept. 6: Kama’aina Day at Pi’iholo Ziplines

Zip all day during Kama’aina Day at Pi’iholo Ranch Zipline this Saturday. When you bring a valid Hawaii ID and six non-perishable food donations to benefit Maui Food Bank, guests can enjoy a 75 percent discount. There will also be a keiki zone complete with bouncy castle, water slide, cotton candy and more. Proceeds from the […]

This Saturday, Aug. 23: Interactive Animation Workshop for Teens

This Saturday, the Hui No’eau is inviting teens to a day-long workshop on video game design. Inspire your keiki’s creative side with instruction in basic animation technique, screen-based storytelling and action script programming. It’s open to all levels of experience, and teens will learn the fundamentals of creating interactive narratives. $55 member. $69 non member (plus the supply list on […]

This Saturday, Aug. 23: Free Massages for Maui First Responders

Calling all Maui ER doctors, ER nurses, firefighters, lifeguards and police officers: the Maui School of Therapeutic Massage Student Clinic in Makawao wants to give you a complimentary massage. As a thank you for their public service, the clinic is offering free massages on Saturday, Aug. 23. Simply call in and make a reservation. Take a minute to relax and rejuvenate. […]