Association to learn about subdivision
The Waikapu Community Association will host a presentation on the new Waiko Light Industrial Subdivision by representatives of consulting firm Munekiyo and Hiraga at 7 p.m. Monday at the Waikapu Community Center.
The presentation is part of the association's quarterly general membership meeting.
Members and friends of the community of Waikapu are invited to attend. The meeting will also include updates on efforts to beautify the Waikapu Cemetery.
For more information, contact email@example.com.
Fall management topic of workshop
Maui Adult Day Care Centers and the Maui County Office on Aging will present a free caregiver workshop titled "Fall Management Training for Caregivers" from 9:30 to 11:30 a.m. Wednesday at the West Maui Senior Center, 788 Pauoa St. in Lahaina.
Presenter Ted Anderson is a doctor of physical therapy and a member of the Hawaii Chapter of the American Physical Therapy Association.
Anderson's topics will include:
* Fall statistics, risks and solutions
* Interventions to decrease risk of falls
* Why falls increase with age
* Protection during a fall
* Fall recovery
The workshop is open to the public. No reservations are required to attend. Certificates of attendance will be provided for attendees.
Free day-care service can be provided for elderly loved ones during the workshop by calling in advance.
For more information, call Kathleen Couch at 871-5804.
K-9 handler will speak at meeting
Chris Radermacher, chief handler for Island K-9 Detection, will speak at the 7:30 a.m. breakfast meeting of the Rotary Club of Kihei Sunrise on Wednesday. The meeting will take place at the Five Palms Restaurant at the Mana Kai Maui Resort in Kihei.
Radermacher specializes in training and handling bomb- and drug-search dogs.
Radermacher has assisted with K-9 training for the FBI and various other agencies. He will share information about this program and answer questions from the audience.
The cost of the breakfast is $22. The public is invited. For more information, call President Patty Hemmen at 280-8372 or see the club's website at www.kiheirotary.org.
Landscape professionals to help at park
The Maui Association of Landscape Professional members will join The Friends of the Upcountry Dog Park Maui from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. Saturday to prune and trim in the preparation of the site, set to open in August.
The park site is located at the Eddie Tam Memorial complex, behind the recycle center.
For more information about the park, visit www.upcountrydogpark.com.
Tea Party Maui will host Sam Slom
Tea Party Maui will host state Sen. Sam Slom as its guest speaker at 6 p.m. Thursday at Kalama Heights Community Center in Kihei.
Slom has been a senator for 17 years. The title of his talk is "No Consequences for Bad Government Behavior in Hawaii."
In addition to his legislative duties, Slom is president and executive director of Smart Business Hawaii, for which he authors a monthly journal report to its membership. He also is president and owner of SMS Consultants.
Kalama Heights Community Center is located at 101 Kanani Road in Kihei.
Lt. governor to will be guest speaker
Lt. Gov. Shan Tsutsui will be the guest speaker at the Rotary Club of Kahului's noon meeting Monday at Cafe O'Lei at the Dunes at Maui Lani.
Tsutsui will talk about the changes in perspective from being state senator to Senate president to lieutenant governor.
He also will address current state and county concerns, issues and opportunities.
A Maui native, Tsutsui was a member of the Hawaii Senate from 2003 until becoming lieutenant governor in 2012. Following the death of U.S. Sen. Daniel K. Inouye, Gov. Neil Abercrombie appointed then-Lt. Gov. Brian Schatz to replace Inouye in the U.S. Senate. As president of the Hawaii Senate, Tsutsui was first in line to replace Schatz as lieutenant governor.
The public is invited to the presentation. The cost for lunch is $20, or there is a $5 program fee.
For more information, call club President Robert Kawahara at 244-5531.
Women educators plan rummage sale
The Gamma Chapter of Delta Kappa Gamma Society International will have its annual rummage sale from 8 to 11 a.m. Saturday in the Kahului School cafeteria.
Sale items will include household goods, clothing, plants, books, toys and kitchen items.
Delta Kappa Gamma is an organization of female educators who provide local, state, national and international grants to help individuals pursue a degree in education. For more information, call 244-4181.
Italian American club to host potluck
The Italian American Club of Maui will host a potluck at 6 p.m. Tuesday at Roselani Place, 88 S. Papa Av. in Kahului.
The potluck dinner theme is Northern Italian food. Attendees are asked to bring a dish that serves five or more.
Mary Pence will share stories about Northern Italy. The Italian heritage club welcomes people from any culture.
For more information, call Pence at 573-0339 or 298-4057. To learn more about the club, visit www.italianamericanclubofmaui.com.
Mall presents $30K to W. Maui schools
An I Love Lahaina event funded by Safeway, Property Development Centers and Lahaina Cannery Mall recently raised $30,000 for West Maui schools.
The event was a benefit and fundraiser for King Kamehameha III School, Lahaina Intermediate School, Lahainaluna High School, Maui Preparatory Academy, Princess Nahienaena Elementary School and Sacred Hearts School.
Art Fillazar, student activities coordinator of Lahainaluna High School, said, "These funds will be of great help to our co-curricular programs."
The event included entertainment, live and silent auctions, and other activities at the mall May 3 and 4.
Report cards at Maui Waena
Maui Waena Intermediate School students can pick up their fourth-quarter report cards in the school office. Office hours are 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. Mondays to Fridays, except holidays.