Volunteers sought for native planting
West Maui Kumuwai is seeking volunteers for its Hanakaoo Beach Park native planting project from 8:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. June 9.
Volunteers are advised to bring gloves, garden tools, sunscreen and a water bottle and to meet at the parking lot next to the Hanakaoo Cemetery.
Breakfast, lunch and giveaways will be provided.
The work will consist of planting hundreds of native plants to reduce erosion into Wahikuli Gulch. The effort is intended to protect the ocean and beautify the historic site.
For more information, visit www.facebook.com/westmauikumuwai or call (808) 587-7741.
Church offering free child care
The Wailuku Door of Faith Church will offer free child care and activities for families in the Paukukalo, Waiehu and Waihee areas every Friday evening this summer from 5:30 to 9:15 p.m., beginning this Friday.
The service may be extended to other communities if space is available.
Parents are encouraged to call 244-1286 and register as soon as possible. The church will be accepting children from grades K-12. Dinner will be provided.
The church is located at 432 Waiehu Beach Road, near Sack N Save, in Wailuku.
Free events to honor fathers
Kalama Heights invites the community, especially seniors, to celebrate fathers this month. The independent retirement community in Kihei will host the following free events, activities and seminars at its 101 Kanani Road location:
* 3:30 p.m. Friday: Let's Talk Seniors - Nutrition & Hydration
* 3 to 4 p.m. Saturday: Game Night
* Noon to 3 p.m. June 9: Father's Day BBQ
To reserve a space or learn more, call Kalama Heights at 879-1500.
Community garden offers special rate
The Napili Community Garden is offering 10-foot-by-20-foot organic garden plots for $40 for the remainder of 2013.
Applications are being accepted; orientation will be offered this month. Plot availability is limited.
For more information, visit www.napiligarden.com.
Rummage sale to benefit children
Plants, baked goods, produce, clothing, footwear, toys and household goods will be among the items available at the Women's Ministries Rummage from 8 a.m. to 1 p.m. Saturday at Lufkin Parish Hall, on the grounds of Good Shepherd Episcopal Church in Wailuku.
Proceeds will benefit needy children with core back-to-school supplies and the organization's adopt-a-family program during the holiday season.
The church is located at 2140 Main St. For more information, call the church office at 244-4656.
School's board to meet Wednesday
The Kihei Charter School Governance Board of Education will meet at 4 p.m. Wednesday at the middle school, 41 E. Lipoa St.
The public is invited.
For more information, call 875-0700.
MECO accepting donations for sale
Maui Electric Co. will host its annual rummage sale from 8 a.m. to noon June 15 in the MECO auditorium. Items for sale will include clothing, toys, books and housewares. All proceeds will benefit Maui United Way.
Donations of new, clean and/or gently used items will be accepted from June 12 to 14. For more information, call 872-3216.