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* Business workshops. The following workshops will be held at Maui County Business Resource Center, Maui Mall, Suite B-9. Free. For more information or to reserve a space, call 873-8247.
** "Working On Your Business With Your Treasury" with Charles Keoho and Mike Kern will be from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. Monday. Learn how to use your 401K, IRA and Roth IRA as capital for your business, how to develop your own personal bank, and how to set up your business bank.
** "Branding for Small Business" with Tania von Allmen will be from 11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. Wednesday. Branding is a huge part of leveraging every marketing and advertising effort you make and every dollar you spend. Learn how congruity with your core mission and values and consistency in execution will set you apart.
* EdVenture classes. The University of Hawaii Maui College is offering the following classes. For information or to register, call 984-3231.
** "Hawai'i's Marine Naturalist Certification & Training" with Hannah Bernard will be from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Tuesday and Wednesday. This class offers an overview of some of Hawaii's most visible and oft-encountered protected marine life, their basic biological needs, distribution and how to assist in their protection. If you are seeking a certification, ask registration staff at time of registration for requirements. Cost is $189.
** "Video it-Stop Animation!" (College for Kids) with Rick Ortiz will be from 9 to 11 a.m. Saturday. Bring in a project that can be built - Legos, puzzle, 3-D puzzle, room to design, model airplane or rocket and get it all on video using iPads. Requirements: Age 10+. Cost is $39, material fee included.
* Gardening classes. Anne Gachuhi of the Home Gardening Support Network will be conducting the following gardening classes. For more information or to register, contact 446-2361 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
** "Landscaping Small Spaces" will be from 9:30 to 11:30 a.m. Wednesday at Kaunoa Senior Services, Paia. Learn strategies in designing and developing spatially challenged outdoor spaces, such as small urban gardens, condominiums, decks, balconies, apartment patios and terraces. Cost is $15.
** "Garden Pests and Their Control" will be from 11:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. at Kula True Value Nursery. Learn how to identify the common insect pests in the garden, their damage symptoms and easy control strategies. Free.
* Art workshops. The Hui No'eau Visual Arts Center, 2841 Baldwin Ave., is offering the following workshops. For details or to register, call 572-6560, ext. 21 or visit huinoeau.com.
** "Navigating Your DSLR" with Aubrey Hord will be from 9:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. Wednesday and Thursday at the Media Lab. This workshop covers the basics of how to navigate your camera and get started shooting on the manual setting. Cost is $80 ($100 nonmember) plus lab fee: $5.
** "Shell Jewelry Workshop" with Julie Matheis will be from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. December 8 at the Jewelry Studio. Learn to make bangles with a dangling shell. Depending on time, students may explore other bracelet and earring possibilities. Cost is $65 ($82 nonmember) plus supply and lab fee: $20.
** Life Drawing class will be from 6 to 9 p.m. Thursday in Phil Sabado's art studio, 1980 Main St. #1, Wailuku. Hone your drawing and/or painting skills. Every artist, young or old, experienced or newby is welcome. Life model on site. Cost is $10 per session (fee pays for model). For information, call 572-6571.
** Reiki Natural Healing First Degree Class with Shalandra Abbey will be from 6 to 9 p.m. Thursday and Friday; 12:30 to 6:30 p.m. on Saturday, in Kaanapali Hillside. For more information or to register, call Shalandra Abbey at 280-7704; www.ReikiHawaii.com.
** Health class. Kaiser Permanente - Maui Lani Clinic in Wailuku is offering "Dahn Yoga: Reduce Tension Through Unique Stretching and Breathing" (Live Video Conference) from 10 to 11 a.m. December 9. Learn how stretching, flowing movement, and deep breathing exercises can improve the brains potential. Suitable for all ages and physical conditions. Wear comfortable clothes and shoes. Free. Pre-registration required, call 270-7308 (Kaunoa).