Blossoms For The Brave

There will be a community lei making event this Friday on the county building front lawn starting at 9:00 am and ending at 12:00 pm. The goal is to make more than 2,870 leis to place on the graves of the Maui Veterans on Memorial Day.

A free shuttle bus will be available starting pick up at 8:30 am from the Ichiro Maehara Baseball Stadium. Last shuttle drop off will be at 12:30 pm. Live music provided by Kevin Kanemoto & Friends and Kathy Collins will be hosting throughout.

Anyone able to make flower donations, please drop them off after 7:30 am Friday at the South High Street Parking Lot. Other materials that are needed include green ti leaves, crown flowers, orchids, bozu flowers, plumeria, bougainvillea flowers, and other flowers study enough to be sewn.

Your support and donations are greatly appreciated!

Memorial Weekend Events

Happening now through Saturday May 28th Restaurant Week Wailea!  Join in the celebration of Wailea’s finest cuisine! Participating restaurants offer pre-set three course menus, no passes needed!  Restaurant Week Wailea benefits the Maui Food Bank by donating a portion of  the proceeds from every ordered meal.  The Wailea Resort Association page has more information on participating restaurants as well as menus available.

On Friday May 27th, the annual lei making “Blossoms For The Brave” in honor of veterans will be held from 9:00 am to 1:00 pm at the Maui County Building in Wailuku.  Donations of blossoms are welcome and may be dropped off starting at 8:30 am on Friday.  The lei’s will be placed on veterans’ graves on Memorial Day at Maui Veterans cemetery.  The goal is to make 2,700 lei’s! For more on this event visit the Maui County website here.

On Saturday May 28th from 8:00 am to 1:00 pm Star Noodle in Lahaina will be hosting a rummage sale and craft fair.   This event will benefit 10 local non-profit organizations.  Limited addition items will be available for purchase.  Jewelry, clothing, plants and artwork will all be available for purchase.  No cost to attend.  More information available via the Star Noodle Facebook page here.

Have a wonderful week and a safe Memorial Weekend!