Kid's Summer Activity Listings
May 29, 2008[MUSIC] RadiOpio – Various dates and times. (Ages 9-21) Learn to DJ and produce a radio show on Maui’s only youth radio station. Free. Paia Youth and Cultural Center, Paia Bay, 579-6400.
[MUSIC] Seaside Lessons – Various dates and times. (Ages 8-18) Do your kids want to rock? Give them lessons in guitar, bass and keyboard in R & B and rock style music and they’ll also get assess to recording studio equipment and performance experience. Cost varies, call for details. Waiehu, 242-2732.
[SPORTS] Sera’s Kajukenbo – Various dates and times. (Ages 5 and up) Spar off with mixed martial arts system that was created in Honolulu in the late 1940s. Instruction in self-defense, sparring and grappling. $65 per month. Pukalani and Kahului, call for details, 205-9133.
[MUSIC] Hekili Multimedia Program – Wed, Fri & Sat through the summer. Kids get access to high-end multimedia equipment and instruction on recording music, mixing beats and loops, producing movies and Web pages. Free for Paia Youth and Cultural Center Members, Paia Bay. 579-8354
[MUSIC] Symphonic Band Workshop & Performance – Ongoing, Thur, 6 p.m. (All ages, intermediate to advanced players) Rehearse with the Maui Community Band to prepare for July 1 and July 5 performances on Maui. Free. Baldwin High School Band Room, 572-6247.
[MISC] Summer Youth Center – Ongoing, Mon-Fri, 9 a.m.-5 p.m. (Ages 9-18) A place where the kids can stay busy learning, playing and socializing while you’re at work. Free. Hui Malama Youth Center, Wailuku, 242-9730.
[SPORTS] Athletic Club Outreach – Year-round, Tue & Thu, 4:45-6 p.m. (Ages 11-19) Got tough kids? Get them instruction on Olympic weightlifting, power lifting, body building and sports specific weight training by an experience team of coaches. Free. St. Mark Weightlifting Hall, Good Shepherd Episcopal Church, Wailuku, 244-4656.
[SPORTS] Surfer Girls and Boys Club – June, Mon-Fri., 9 a.m.-2 p.m. (Ages 9-16) A co-ed day surf camp for all levels with surf coaching, picnic lunch and transportation. $325. Lahaina, 280-8165.
[SPORTS] Windsurfing Camp – June through August, Wed-Fri, 9 a.m.-noon and 12:30-2 p.m. (Ages 10-16) Instruction in basic and intermediate windsurfing. $165 (beginner and advanced beginner) $195 (intermediate and advanced.) Kanaha Beach Park, Wailuku, 871-5423.
[CHURCH] Summer Bible School – June 2 through July 25, 7:15 a.m.-5:30 p.m. (Ages 3-7) Kids will study Hawaiian culture, arts and foods while getting lots of outside activity. Kindergarten-age students will focus on phonetic awareness, writing, numbers and other important topics. $535 per month plus a $100 registration/activity fee. Kihei Baptist School, 875-4985.
[DANCE] Sum’R Moving & Shaking – June 7 through July 12, Sat. mornings; (Ages 3-11) Beginning and intermediate lessons in ballet, jazz, tap and hip-hop. $85 for each six-class session. Maui Academy of Performing Arts studios, Wailuku, 244-8760.
[CHURCH] Vacation Bible School – June 7 through July 11, 9 a.m.-noon. (Grades 1-5) Church related education and activities for the summer. Free. Lahaina Baptist Church, 661-3725.
[MUSIC] Beginning Ukulele – June 9 through 13, 8-8:50 a.m. (All ages) Pick up finger picking, playing rhythm and strumming techniques from Robert Keller. $25. Kihei Charter School, 283-3576 or 667-2805.
[CHURCH] Dino Detectives – June 9 through 13, 9 a.m.-noon. (Ages 4 through high school) Church-based stories, skits, and crafts for all ages. Free. Grace Baptist Church, Lahaina, 661-4017 or 667-2772.
[SPORTS] Soccer Camp – June 9 through 13, 8:30 a.m.-4:30 p.m. (Ages 6-15) Mark Kane coaches all levels of soccer fundamentals. $170, $275 for a family of two. Seabury Hall, Makawao, 572-7235.
[MUSIC] Intermediate Ukulele & Guitar– June 9 through 13, 9-9:50 a.m. (guitar) 10-10:50 a.m. (ukulele.) (All ages) Rhythm, strumming and finger picking instruction from Robert Keller. $25. Kihei Charter School, 283-3576 or 667-2805.
[EDUCATION] Intro to Aviation – June 9 through 13, noon-1 p.m. (Ages 13 & up) Give your kid wings at this workshop that teaches the fundamentals of what it takes to be a pilot. Participants will get a tour of an air traffic control tower, pre-flight checks of an airplane and a seat at the flight deck control. Field trip is on June 14. $25. Kihei Charter School, 283-3576 or 667-2805.
[MISC] Ocean Discovery Camp – June 9 through July 3 (week-long sessions,) Mon-Fri., 8:30 a.m.-4 p.m. (Ages 6-12) Fun and educational camps with themes like Fishy Families, Totally Turtles and Coral Reefs. Indoor and outdoor activities including tidepool explorations, surf and windsurf lessons, snorkel cruises, games, crafts and hands-on science. $344 (five-day session,) $79 (per day). Pacific Whale Foundation’s Ocean Discovery Center, Maalaea, 249+8811 ext. 1.
[EDUCATION] College for Kids – June 9 through July 3, four and five-day sessions, all 8:30 a.m.-4 p.m. (Various ages) Introduce your kids to the college environment is one of these sessions: Sea Explorers (grades 6-8, June 9-13), Science Wizards (Grades 4-6, June 16-20), Real World Maui: Skills You Need to Succeed (grades 9-12, June 23-27,) and Hawaiian Heritage (grades 4-6, June 30-July 3.) $259-$289 per session, $15 lab fee, scholarships available. Maui Community College, Laulima Building, 984-3231.
[MUSIC] Summer Enrichment Program – June 9 through July 3, Mon-Fri, 8 a.m.-noon. (Ages incoming grades 6-8) Put your child on the path to playing a musical instrument or improving on one they already know. $150. Doris Todd Christian School, Paia, 579-9237.
[ART] Full Day Art Camps – June 9 through July 25 (week-long camps) Mon-Fri, 8:30 a.m.-4 p.m.; (Ages 5-12) Themed art camps tailored to different age groups, with programs on Japanese kite-making, spirit masks and dream catchers, digital photography and more. $245 for members, $294 nonmembers, $35 supply fee. Hui No’eau Visual Arts Center, Makawao, 572-6560, ext 21 or www.huinoeau.com for more info.
[SPORTS] Summer Gymnastics Camp – June 9 through July 25, Mon-Fri., 9 a.m.-noon. (Ages 4 and up) Vault, bar, balance beam and floor exercise instruction for all levels. $30 per day. 250 Alamaha St., Suite N-8, Kahului, 871-6116.
[ART] Kids and Co Art Camp – June 9 through Aug 8, Mon-Fri (Sun-Thu June 29-July 3) 9 a.m.-noon; (Ages 5 and up) Week-long workshops in painting, collage, clay projects, print making, tie-dyeing and other fun art. $150 per week plus $15 supply fee. Kids & Company, Maui Mall, Kahului, 877-7819.
[EDUCATION] Summer School – (All ages) Don’t loose those math skills over the summer! Session I (multiplication, division and fractions) June 13, 20 & 27, 9 a.m. & 11:30 a.m. Session II (algebra) June 11, 18 & 25, 9 a.m. & 11:30 a.m. $80 per class. Hui Malama Learning Center, Wailuku, 244-5911.
[MISC] Boater’s FUN-damentals – June 16 through 20, (Teens) The basics of boating and vessel safety for teens, including skills like tying knots, chart navigation, nautical terminology and a day each of windsurfing and snorkeling. $429 per week or $85 per day for non-members; $364 per week or $73 daily for members. Pacific Whale Foundation, Maalaea, 249-8811.
[MUSIC] Summer Music Festival – June 16 through 27, various times. (Ages 7 to adult) Maui Youth Philharmonic Orchestra will keep the summer musical with instrumental workshops in Beginning Strings and Chamber music. Strings workshop: $300 plus a $40 rental fee and $60 refundable instrument deposit; Chamber music workshop: $450. Pomaika`i Elementary School, Kahului, 283-6723.
[DANCE] Sum’R Dance Intensive – June 16 through July 3, Mon-Fri, one-week sessions, evenings. (Ages 8 and up) Get instruction on beginning, intermediate and advanced jazz, contemporary jazz and ballet. $75 per week. Maui Academy for Performing Arts studio, Wailuku, 244-8760.
[EDUCATION] Summer Session – June 16 through July 11, 8 a.m.-4 p.m. (Grades 1-8) Seabury Hall offers classes on the fun stuff over the summer, including sports, acting, cooking, music, yoga, chess, dance, arts and crafts and, yes, academics, all taught by Seabury faculty and other qualified teachers and artists. Schedule and cost varies. 572-7235.
[THEATER] School House Rock – June 16 through July 20, Mon-Fri. 8 a.m.-noon; (Grades 4-12) Kids will work with Theatre Theatre Maui professional to receive vocal, dance and acting instruction in preparation for a stage production of School House Rock Live! Sorry, Jack Black not included. $300, financial aid available. Lahainaluna High School, last week recital and performance at the Westin Maui Resort & Spa, 661-1168.
[ART] Half Day Art Camps – June 16 through 27, July 7 through 18 & July 21 through Aug 1, Mon-Fri, various times; (Ages 5-12) Ceramics classes for kids ages 5-8 and 9-12, includes a light morning snack. $155 for members, $186 nonmembers, $14 supply fee & $22 lab fee. Hui No’eau Visual Arts Center, Makawao, 572-6560 ext 21 or www.huinoeau.com.
[ART] Gracie Bears – June16 through July 18, Mon-Fri, 9-11 a.m. & 2-4 p.m. (Ages 3-12) Let the kids make you something cute in these arts and craft sessions. $25 per class. Kihei, contact Cheryl Padaken at cpadaken@hotmail for more info.
[ART] Beginning Photography – June 18 through July 10 on Wed & Thu. (Ages 14-17) Keep your kids busy in the darkroom while they get basic instruction on the 35mm lens camera, film development, composition basics of black and white printing and guided field photography experience. $195 for Hui members, $235 for nonmembers, $35 supply fee. Hui No`eau Visual Arts Center, Makawao, 572-6560 or www.huinoeau.com.
[MUSIC] Band Camp – June 23 through 27, 8:30 a.m.-noon. (All ages, intermediate to advanced players) Get your little rock star intensive instruction in guitar, bass and percussion with a focus on correct playing technique, scales, chords and playing with a band. Daily jam sessions and public performances will keep the music exciting. $150 (scholarships and financial aid available.) Kihei Charter School, 283-3576 or 667-2805.
[CHURCH] Maui Christian Youth Camp – June 23 through 27. (Ages 8-14) This program offers bible studies, devotionals, sports, crafts and camping for your kids and preteens. Tent required. $85. Haiku Bible Church, 575-2162.
[MUSIC] Songwriters Workshop – June 24 & 25, 9 a.m.-11 a.m. (All ages) Singer/songwriters can improve their skills as David Cowan discusses song structure and lyric content. Students are encouraged to be prepared with a work in progress. $25. Kihei Charter School, 283-3576 or 667-2805.
[MUSIC] Blues Guitar – June 30 through July 3, 9 a.m.-noon. (All ages, intermediate to advanced players) Learn to play like B.B. King and Stevie Ray Vaughan with legendary blues guitarist Colin John. $100, scholarships ad financial aid available. Kihei Charter School, 283-3576 or 667-2805
[EDUCATION] RoboTech Exploration – June 30 through July 3, 8 a.m.-noon. (Grades 3-6) Your kid’s summer will be out of this world with this workshop sponsored by the Hawai`i Space Grant Consortium. Students will build and program robots, launch rockets, engineer a farm on the moon and much more. $150. Kihei Community Center, 934-7261.
[MISC] Coastal Explorer Camp – June 30 through July 3. (teens) Kids can get acquainted with the surf zone in this camp centered on marine animals and their environment. Activities include kayaking and boating excursions. $344 per week or $85 per day for nonmembers; $292 per week or $73 per day for members. Pacific Whale Foundation, Maalaea, 249-8811.
[MUSIC] Musical Theater Workshop – July 1 through 3, 9 a.m.-noon. Prepare your kids for next year’s school musical with vocal and performance theater instruction from vocalist/actress/producer/playwright Sheryl Renee. $25. Kihei Charter School, 283-3576 or 667-2805.
[MUSIC] Ukulele Workshop – July 1 through 3, 10 a.m.-noon. (Ages 13-adult) A class for every skill level. July 1-beginners; July 2-intermediate players and teachers; July 3-teachers, intermediate and advanced players. $20 per session. Kihei Charter School, 283-3576 or 667-2805.
[ART] Eco-Art Camp – July 7 through Aug 1, Mon-Fri, 9 a.m.-3 p.m. (Ages 6-14) A place where the kids can have fun while learning about protecting the environment and Hawaiian culture. Craft classes will focus on re-using items to create artwork, sculptures, clothing and other fun stuff while field trips to Waihe‘e Valley, sustainable farms and beaches (for fun and to clean) will get the kids outdoors. $195 per week. Haleakala Waldorf School, Kula, 878-2511.
[EDUCATION] Youth Classes – Various date, all at 9-11 a.m. A cornucopia of classes for various interests and age groups. Kids `n’ Kameras, July 7 (Ages 10 and up) $39. Garage Band for Youth, July 8 & 10 (Ages 10 and up) $54. Scribe to the Vibe, July 9 & 11 (Ages 13 and up) $49. Unicycles Unite! July 14 & 16 (Ages 8 and up) $49. Yoga for Kids, July 14 & 17, (Ages 7 and up) $49. Magical Hands, July 15 & 17 (Ages 7-10) $49 plus $2 material fee. Teen Theater Games, July 16 & 18 (Ages 13-18) $49. Chess Strategies, July 23-25 (Ages 9 and up) $49. Maui Community College, 984-3231.
[ART] Calligraphy Class – July 12 through Aug 30, Sat, 11:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m. (Ages 7-teens) Get the kids to address all your fancy correspondence once they learn the art of calligraphy. $45 per session, includes one calligraphy pen and paper. Judy’s Gang, Inc, 811 Kolu St., #104 in Wailuku Industrial Park, 879-8742.
[MISC] Ocean Science Academy – July 14 through 19. (teens) This course for kids that are interested in marine biology will introduce them to coral reef ecology, laboratory investigations and marine mammal research and prepare them for a marine science internship and eventually a career. Activities include a snorkeling field trip to Molokini, a research cruise and a visit to the Maui Ocean Center. $429 per week or $85 per day for nonmembers; $364 per week or $73 per day for members. Pacific Whale Foundation, Maalaea, 249-8811.
[EDUCATION] PSAT and SAT Prep – July 14 through 25. 8 a.m.-noon. (Grades 10-12) If you have kids facing the big tests these courses can help them prepare in areas of critical reading, math and writing. $395. Seabury Hall, Makawao, 572-7235.
[ART] A Day with the Grandparents – July 24, Thu, 11 a.m.-2 p.m. (Ages 5 and up with grandparent) A plastercraft painting session for grandkids and grandparents. $.50-$8. Kaunoa Senior Center, Wailuku, 879-8742.
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