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AKAKŪ UPSTAIRS

Elevating Community & Conversation

 Akakū Upstairs is a public engagement event in our upstairs Suite 205. By featuring a variety of intimate events with speakers, screenings, panels, and workshops we seek to ʻelevate community & conversationʻ, we hope youʻll join in!

Akakū hosts a salon every Third Thursday of the month, admission is free, however, we have limited seating, so reservations are required. Please RSVP with the links below in each event listing.

To view past salons visit HERE.

Akakū Upstairs with Sissy Lake-Farm and Kelly McHugh-White of STBA

Feb. 3, 2022- Our February 16, 2023 event features Naomi “Sissy” Lake-Farm, Executive Director of the Maui Historical Society/Hale Hō’ike’ike at the Bailey House. She ...

Akakū Upstairs Presents: Storytelling, Songwriting, & Performance with Karrie O’Neill

  Karrie O'Neill presents an Akakū Showcase of storytelling, songwriting, and musical performance Akakū Upstairs is admission is free, walk-ins are welcome, RSVPs are recommended. ...

Akakū Upstairs Presents: Preventative Care Children’s Dentistry

Dr. Cally Adams of Cally L. Adams, DDS. LLC presents, "Preventative Care Children's Dentistry" on Thursday, March 5, 2020 Akakū Upstairs admission is free, walk-ins are ...

Akakū Upstairs Presents: Shallow Water Blackout- Freediving & Spearfishing Safety

Benjamin Zyon from Free Dive Hawaii presents, "Shallow Water Blackout: Freediving & Spearfishing Safety" on Thursday, February 27, 2020. Akakū Upstairs admission is free, walk-ins ...

Akakū Upstairs Presents: Hotel Wailuku

Jonathan Starr and Helen Nielsen present, "Hotel Wailuku: A new kamʻaina hotel for Wailuku Town" on Thursday, February 13, 2020. Starr and Nielson hope the ...

Akakū Upstairs Presents: The Dance/Drama of the Ryukyuan Royal Court

Cheryl Nakasone Sensei & Wendy Tamashiro of Jimpu Kai Maui present, “The Dance/Drama of the Ryukyuan Royal Court: Shuri-Style Kumiwudui” on Thursday, February 6, 2020 ...

Akakū Upstairs Presents: Pesticide Free Maui- No Panic, Let’s Go Organic!

Autumn Ness with Beyond Pesticides Hawaii presents, "No Panic, Let's Go Organic!" on Thursday, January 30, 2020 at 6PM. Akakū Upstairs admission is free, walk-ins ...

Akakū’s First Community Listening Post

  Join Akakū in a community discussion on how best we can serve through new initiatives on Thursday, January 23, 2020 at 6PM. Akakū Upstairs admission ...

Akakū Upstairs Presents: I.M.Power- Empowering Self & Others Through Self-Defense

Presenter Tasha Ina Church with ElleLiveAction presents, "I.M.Power: Empowering Self & Others Through Self-Defense" on Thursday, January 16, 2020 at 6PM. Akakū Upstairs admission is ...

Akakū Upstairs Presents: Every Day Action for Everyday People

Every Day Action for Everyday People  Presenter Nicole Huguenin of the "Dream Together Crew" will discuss how simple daily actions can help your community. Attendees ...