[POETRY SLAM] Featuring award-winning poet Kealoha Wong, this week’s poetry slam—or rhythmic talk story—travels through the places we hike, surf, hunt, fish, live, work, play and love. For further inspiration, you’re encouraged to visit www.eastmauiwatershed.org or call 573-6999. This spoken word competition entails performances of up to three minutes of original poetry, five judges from the audience, and a $100 cash prize. Sign up at 6 p.m. Tickets: $15 general; $10 poets, students, seniors. McCoy Studio Theater is located at the Maui Arts & Cultural Center, Kahului, 242-7469.