The Maui Historical Society offers two cultural learning opportunities in the coming months. The first is a Lauhala Weaving Class led by instructor Pohaku Kaho’ohanohano. The other class is for Gardening, led by master gardener Anne Gachuhi.
Maui’s historic ‘Iao Theater will be featured in the final episode of the SYFY Channel’s cable series, “Haunted Collector.” Producers of the series spent time filming on location last year, in an attempt to document paranormal activity and tell the story of “Emma” – the unknown actress of the ‘Iao Theater.
The museum is presents the story of Hawai’i through historic maps, charts, documents, and artifacts. The display is set up in chronological order and includes rare prints, maps, and authentic antique pieces, some dating back hundreds of years.
Talented students from the University of Hawaiʻi Maui College’s Institute of Hawaiian Music will perform alongside their musical mentors in a free end of the month concert in Wailea. The summer outdoor event will be held on Friday, August 31 from 5 to 6 p.m. at The Fairmont Kea Lani’s Palm Court.