COMMUNITY NEWS for October 25 issue
Chapel to hold Harvest Festival
KAPALUA – Kumulani Chapel will host its Harvest Festival for keiki on Tuesday, Oct. 30, from 5:30 to 7:30 p.m. at Hale Hokulani in Kapalua on Office Road across from Sansei.
Keiki through fifth grade are encouraged to dress in friendly costumes to enjoy game booths, prizes, candy, hot dogs, popcorn, jumping castles and a few surprises! Admission is free.
This year, the chapel is encouraging families to bring canned or nonperishable food donations for Feed My Sheep. For information, call 669-6905.
Maui Brewing Co. to host benefit
KAHANA – Maui Brewing Co. at Kahana Gateway will host another “Wag Your Tails for Maui Ales!” event on Friday, Oct. 26, from 6 p.m. to midnight.
Maui Brewing Co. will donate half of the night’s profits from its beers to Hawaii Canines for Independence. HCI provides people with physical disabilities specially trained dogs that give them the freedom and confidence to live more independent lives. Call 669-3474.
Mala community to meet
LAHAINA – The Mala Wharf community will meet at 6 p.m. on Thursday, Oct. 25, at Mala.
Everyone interested in Mala Wharf is welcome. Call Stu at 661-0238.
Hula Grill to host costume contest
KAANAPALI – On Tuesday, Oct. 30, Hula Grill Kaanapali in Whalers Village will offer all costumed customers 25 percent off food during its “Night Before Halloween Costume Contest.”
The family-friendly Halloween event kicks off with a keiki costume contest at 6 p.m., followed by an adult contest at 7:30 p.m. Contest entry is free. For information, call 667-6636.
KAANAPALI – The Hyatt Regency Maui Resort and Spa will celebrate “Roktoberfest” at Umalu on Saturday, Oct. 27, from 5:30 to 10 p.m.
Enjoy this Halloween Pool Party with a costume contest, live entertainment and food and drink specials. Tickets are $15 in advance or $20 at the door. Visit www.maui.hyatt.com or call 661-1234.
Fall Celebration Weekend set
LAHAINA – Visit Lahaina Gateway for its “Pineapples & Pumpkins” Fall Celebration Weekend, featuring a fun charity event and Keiki Trick-or-Treat Night.
On Friday, Oct. 26, Women Helping Women’s “Walk a Mile in Her Shoes” will be held from 4:30 to 6 p.m. Men of all ages are encouraged to enter this important domestic violence awareness event. Shoes are provided, or bring your own fun women’s shoes to walk in. Entry fee is a $10 donation to WHW. The first 200 entrants receive a free T-shirt. There will be fun entertainment, plus prizes for registrants. Register online at www.whwmaui.net or call 242-6600.
Also on Friday, Barnes & Noble will host a local author signing: John Briley of “Seafoam Wavefollower and the Mysterious Ghost” at 4 p.m., and Passion 4 Fashion Boutique will hold “Chocolate & Shopping” from 5 to 9 p.m., with 15 percent off select items. Enjoy The Melting Pot’s chocolate strawberries while you shop!
On Saturday, Oct. 27, Lahaina Gateway will hold a Keiki Trick-or-Treat Night for keiki ages 12 and under. From 4 to 6 p.m., kids can enjoy trick-or-treating at participating stores. From 6 to 7 p.m., a costume contest is slated at the fountain. Visit www.lahainagateway.com or call Patti Link at 661-3311.
Menehune teams to hold tryouts
LAHAINA – Tryouts for the Lahaina Boys and Girls Menehune Basketball Teams will be held on Monday, Oct. 29, through Friday, Nov. 2, from 4 to 6 p.m.
Boys will tryout at the 505 Front Street courts, and the girls tryouts will be held at the Lahainaluna High School Basketball Courts. Call 661-4685.
Series to feature Jareth and Ikaika Lum Lung
LAHAINA – Enjoy the musical artistry of father and son Jareth and Ikaika Lum Lung featuring Kory Kukahiko on Thursday, Oct. 25, on the Baldwin Home Museum lawn from 6 to 7:30 p.m.
Relax under the stars and enjoy this free concert brought to you by Lahaina Restoration Foundation. Chairs are limited, so blankets, mats and low beach chairs are welcome. Call 661-3262.