FRIDAY, NOV. 8
'ONE EVENING, TWO COMEDIES'
Kamehameha Schools Maui high school Drama Club presents "One Evening, Two Comedies" at 7 p.m. Friday and Saturday at Keopuolani Hale on school campus. Admission is free and appropriate for all ages.
Huliau Food & Film Festival participants (from left): Isaac Pahulu (Huliau Youth Leaders student); Lily Katz (Huliau Environmental Filmmaking Club Student); Piers Polinskey (Huliau Environmental Filmmaking Club Student) and Chef James Simpliciano.
Lahaina Second Friday photo provided by Friday Town Party organizers.
THREE-DAY 'HULA O NA KEIKI' COMPETITION
"Hula O Na Keiki," Maui's only solo keiki hula competition, takes place at Ka'anapali Beach Hotel. Friday to Sunday. General admission: adults, $15; children (12 and younger), $6; reserved seating, $20; and premium at $25. For more information, call 661-0011 or visit www.kbhmaui.com.
LAHAINA FRIDAY TOWN PARTY FOR KEIKI
Celebrate KeikiFest in Campbell Park and the 700 block closure on Front Street from 5 to 9 p.m. Campbell Park will feature a full range of keiki activities, solar powered cars, face painting, balloon animals and more. Lego artist Patrick Markey will build a community art piece. Eventgoers are encouraged to bring Lego pieces to add to the sculpture. For more information, visit www.mauifridays.com.
THREE DAYS OF CIRCUS FUN UNDER THE BIG TOP
The circus is coming to Maui Tropical Plantation. The show times are Friday: 7:30 p.m.; Saturday: 1, 4 and 7:30 p.m.; Sunday: 1 p.m. It features aerial, ground and stand-up acts utilizing traditional circus center ring under the Big Top. For more information and tickets, visit www.modernamericancircus.com or call (808) 781-4773.
'CINDERELLA'S GLASS SLIPPER' STEPS LIVELY
Baldwin High School Performing Arts Learning Center and the Baldwin Theatre guild present "Cinderella's Glass Slipper." Shows are at 7:30 p.m. Friday and Saturday, and 5 p.m. Sunday. Tickets are $6 to $10, available at the box office only, one hour prior to showtime. For details, see Backstage.
FRIDAY NIGHT IS ART NIGHT IN LAHAINA
Stroll through dozens of art galleries in Lahaina town from 6 to 9 p.m. for special gallery shows, featured artists in action and refreshments all free and open to the public. Pick up the walking map of participants from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. in the Lahaina Visitor Center, located at the Old Lahaina Courthouse.
SEABURY HALL PRESENTS 'HAMLET'
Seabury Hall presents "Hamlet." Performances are 7:30 p.m. Friday and Saturday, and 3 p.m. Sunday at the A'ali'ikuhonua Creative Arts Center at the Makawao campus. Tickets are $5 to $10. For more information, see Backstage on Page 5 or visit www.seaburyhall.org.
SATURDAY, NOV. 9
HULIAU FOOD & FILM FESTIVAL BENEFIT
Mana Foods and Maui Huliau Foundation will host a farm-to-table benefit dinner and mini-film festival at Ocean Vodka Farm in Kula from 6 p.m. Tickets are $75, open to guests 21 and older. For tickets or more information, visit www.huliaufoundation.org/festival.
'THE LEGEND OF KO'OLAU' AT THE MACC
The Maui Arts & Cultural Center presents the premiere of a play by local author Gary Kubota, "The Legend of Ko'olau," at 7:30 p.m. in the MACC's McCoy Studio Theater. Tickets are $25 (plus applicable fees). For tickets and information, visit the MACC box office, call 242-7469 or visit www.mauiarts.org.
'LIFE IS SWEET' BENEFIT FOR BEST BUDDIES
Meet Wailea's finest chefs as they present sweet dessert offerings with emcee Andy Bumatai from 2 to 5 p.m. The event will benefit Best Buddies programs at schools on Maui. Tickets are $50. For reservations or more information, call 242-6962 or see Dining on Page 16. To buy tickets online, visit www.bestbuddieshawaii.org.
SUNDAY, NOV. 10
HERTIAGE FILMS: 'KULEANA' AT THE MACC
"Kuleana," the first of a two-part series of Heritage Films, will be showing at 3 p.m. in the Maui Arts & Cultural Center's McCoy Studio Theater. Tickets are $10 (plus applicable fees). For tickets and information, visit the MACC box office, call 242-7469 or visit www.mauiarts.org.
MONDAY, NOV. 11
MAUI ONSTAGE PRESENTS 'ONO! LIT'
Maui OnStage continues its free theater series, ONO! with "ONO! Lit," from 6:30 p.m. at the Historic Iao Theater. In partnership with the Maui Book Trust, journalists, educators and children will present selected readings for children and young adults, including "The Giving Tree" and "Where the Wild Things Are." Admission is free.
TUESDAY, NOV. 12
'PAWS FOR READING' AT WAILUKU LIBRARY
"Paws for Reading," a free program for keiki in grades 1 to 5 will be offered at Wailuku Public Library's Literacy Room from 3 to 4 p.m. The program can help keiki reading confidence, strengthen literacy skills and is also fun. For more information or to sign up, call 243-5766.