Rotary club will host guest speaker
John A. Hau'oli Tomoso, executive director of Tri-isle Resource Conservation and Development Council Inc., will be the guest speaker at the 11:45 a.m. to 1 p.m. meeting of the Rotary Club of Kahului on Monday at Cafe O'Lei at the Dunes at Maui Lani.
Tomoso will share his knowledge, experience and thoughts regarding protecting, preserving and developing community through resource conservation, and development through agricultural, cultural, civic, economic and environmental projects.
The meeting is open to the public. The cost for lunch is $20, or a $5 program fee.
Information about speakers and club service projects can be found at www.kahuluirotary.org.
For more information, call Rotary Club of Kahului President Anders Lyons at 463-4192.
Kahului Hongwanji to present yard sale
Kahului Hongwanji will present its annual yard sale from 7 to 11 a.m. Saturday at 291 S. Puunene Ave., Kahului.
Pre-sale tickets for Kahului Hongwanji's chow fun are available at the temple until Thursday. Pre-sale tickets are $7 a container. Pick-up of chow fun with pre-sale tickets will be from 7 to 10 a.m. Saturday. Chow fun will be $8 the day of the yard sale.
Other food items available the day of the yard sale include chili and rice, Chinese pretzels and malassadas.
The yard sale will include toys, clothes, household items and furniture.
For more information, call Kahului Hongwanji at 871-4732.
Talk will explore college degrees
Bachelor's and master's degree opportunities available on Maui will be discussed at a presentation hosted by the University of Hawaii Center at the University of Hawaii Maui College campus at 6 p.m. Tuesday in the Laulima Building, Room 108.
The session will cover requirements for a variety of degree programs as well as the application process. The focus is on preparing students of all levels. The session will include an opportunity to ask questions about UH distance programs in an informal face-to-face environment, according to an announcement.
Degree programs currently available include master's degrees in business administration, information and library science, human resource management and social work; post-baccalaureate teaching certificates in secondary or special education; and bachelor's degrees in social sciences, health care administration, nursing, accounting or interdisciplinary studies, among others.
For more information, contact the University of Hawai'i Center, Maui at 984-3525 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
Rotary club will visit lavender farm
A "Rotary on the Road" vocational tour will replace the regular Wednesday-morning meeting of the Rotary Club of Kihei Sunrise.
Club members and guests are invited to participate in a 9:30 a.m. tour of the Ali'i Kula Lavender Farm on Friday. The cost is $10 per person. A carpool will leave Kihei from the Pi'ilani Village Shopping Center near Outback Steakhouse at 8:30 a.m.
Members of the public are invited.
To participate, contact Vocational Chairwoman Margie Flores at margieF1202@yahoo.com or 633-4563.
MHS Class of '54 plans two reunions
Maui High School's Class of '54 is celebrating the first of two 60-year class reunion events at 11 a.m. Thursday at Carey & Eddie's Hideaway Restaurant in Kahului.
Activities include talk-story time, a silent auction and a luncheon.
The second reunion event will be held Nov. 19 in Las Vegas at the Main Street Casino and Hotel. Activities include slot tournaments and a buffet luncheon.
For reservations, registration forms and information on these events, call Mabel Domae at 298-6114.