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* Gardening class. "Growing Citrus Successfully" with Anne Gachuhi of the Home Gardening Support Network will be from 11:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. April 13 at Kula Nursery, Kula. Learn how to choose the right variety of citrus, site selection and planting, proper soil amendments, fertilizing, understanding and managing citrus nutrient deficiencies, proper pruning, how to minimize pest problems and controlling diseases. Free. To register, contact Anne Gachuhi at 446-2361 or email@example.com.
* EdVenture classes. The University of Hawaii Maui College is offering the following classes. For information or to register, call 984-3231.
** "Speak Hawaiian - For Beginners" with Keli'i Taua, Ph.D., will be from 6 to 7 p.m. Monday through May 12. Learn Hawaiian sentence structure through speaking and listening activities. Discover the proper Hawaiian words and phrases to use in conversational settings. Cost is $129.
** "Hawaiian Chanting - For Beginners" with Keli'i Taua, Ph.D., will be from 7:15 to 8:15 p.m. Monday through May 12. Cost is $129.
** "French Deux" with Olivia Techoueyres will be from 6 to 8 p.m. Monday through May 12. In French 2 class, students will practice basic conversations, expanding vocabularies and situations, as well as study grammar. Requirements: French 1 or prior French language experience required. Cost is $179.
** "Intermediate Photography" with Ray Mains will be from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. Saturdays through April 26. In this course you will continue your exploration of an SLR camera and other photographic equipment. You will learn about composing, shooting techniques, filters and their usage, as well as downloading and labeling your digital files, setting up your computer for optimal workflow, and editing your files. Cost is $144.
** "College for Kids: It's Hot in Here!" with Karl Topper will be from 9 to 11 a.m. Saturday. Fun experiments for the junior scientist. Requirements: Grade 4-6. Cost is $39, plus material fee: $5. No discounts.
* Hawaii Ballroom Dance Association will be holding its first registration and class session in cha cha, meringue and west coast swing at 5:30 p.m. Monday at the Velma McWayne Santos Community Center in Wailuku. Membership dues are $15 per year; $10 per course - 2-course minimum per quarter. For more information, contact Bill Ruidas at 873-8605, or Jeffery Dela Cruz at 244-3263.
* Maui County Business Resource Center will be holding the following workshops at the Maui Mall across from Pizza Hut in Suite B-9. Seating is limited and all workshops are subject to change or cancellation. To reserve a seat, call 873-8247. Workshops are free unless noted otherwise.
** "Business on the Grill with Maui Business Brainstormers" will be from noon to 1:30 p.m. Tuesday. Meet other business owners/managers, share and learn with through questions, answers and coaching. For more information or to RSVP, visit www.meetup.com/mauibusinessbrainstormers.
** "Healthy, Wealthy and Wise: A Balancing Act for 2014" with Shirlene Cecile, R.N. will be from noon to 1 p.m. Wednesday. Learn how to get ahead, survive and thrive as you operate your own business as you learn how your body affects your profits.
* Pacific Whale Foundation. "Moonlight Tidepool Exploration" will be from 6 to 8 p.m. Tuesday and Wednesday. Meet some of the fascinating creatures that roam Hawaii's tidepools at night in South Maui. To reserve, call 249-8811, ext.1, or book online pacificwhale.org.
* Akaku: Maui Community Television. "Akaku Studio Production" with Stephen Luksic will be from 3 to 6 p.m. Tuesday through Friday at Akaku Maui Community Television, 333 Dairy Road, Kahului. Learn how to set up and run a TV show. Students work together as a crew directing and producing with multiple cameras, studio lighting, audio and other media. Cost is $185 ($150 for Akaku community producers and $75 for youth). For more information or to register, call 871-5554.
* Vegetarian Society of Hawaii. "Sustainable Meat? Nope!" with Chef Sylvia Thompson will be 7 p.m. Thursday at Cameron Center, 95 Mahalani St., Wailuku. Get factually armed to take a vegan stand on "sustainability." Free. For more information, contact 280-6865 or firstname.lastname@example.org.