Events For 5/24/2016

9-9:30am Tue. May. 24

Serious Circuits

30 minutes of weights and cardio circuit training with personal Trainer Emily Balow or Josh Bafford.

Dragonfly Dance and Wellness 308 North Barstow, Eau Claire

Cost: $8

Age: 12+

9am-4pm Tue. May. 24

SQL Introduction

This course will provide an introduction to relational databases and the Structured Query Language (SQL) used to retrieve data from relational databases. You will learn the fundamental SQL syntax, how to use logical operators in SQL, how to display data in an ordered fashion, and how to join data together based on relationships. Fee includes instructional materials, refreshments, and lunch.

University of Wisconsin - Eau Claire, Schneider Hall (rm 204) 105 Garfield Avenue, Eau Claire

Cost: $250 (includes materials, refreshments, and lunch)

9am-4:30pm Tue. May. 24

The Art of Community Supported Arts

The Eau Claire Regional Arts Council and its CSA shareholders have supported over 25 regional artists in their pursuit of careers in the arts. On display are selected works by our CSA artists past and present. This exhibit furthers the CSA's mission to support artists and collectors.

Eau Claire Regional Arts Center 316 Eau Claire St., Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

9:30-11:30am Tue. May. 24

Play & Learn

You and your child will enjoy free play, songs, dancing, stories, crafts & snacks. Here you will find playing & learning go hand in hand. Come & experience learning through the eyes of your child.

River Source Family Center 403 High Street, Chippewa Falls

Cost: FREE

Age: Age 0-5

10-11am Tue. May. 24

Prenatal Yoga at Latitude 44 Yoga Studio

This class is designed to strengthen and support your body throughout your pregnancy. Meditation, breath, and movement are used to focus on awareness and muscles that are key to a healthy pregnancy and labor. Connect with your body's innate wisdom and other moms-to-be in the area.

Latitude 44 Yoga Studio 313 E. Madison Street, Eau Claire

Cost: $15 drop-in (or membership, punch-card)

10am-4pm Tue. May. 24

Transition to Perception

The Heyde Center for the Arts is committed to collaboration with area schools to promote arts education. During the month of May, art from the Chippewa Falls elementary schools, middle school and high school will abound at the Center when it hosts the 2016 Student Art Show.

The Heyde Center for the Arts 3 South High St., Chippewa Falls

Cost: Donations will be appericated

Age: All Ages

10:30-11:15am Tue. May. 24

Record Rodeo

Kids and their caregivers will enjoy music, stories, movement activities and song games straight from vintage vinyl. Led by local artist/educator Kristen Berger, each week presents something new as well as tried and true favorites that children can look forward to.

Grand Little Theater 102 West Grand, Eau Claire

Cost: $4/family

Age: ages 1-5

10:30-11am Tue. May. 24

Children's Museum: Make a Monarch Butterfly Feeder!

Each year, as many as 60 million to one billion Monarch butterflies make journey from eastern Canada to the forests of western central Mexico! Join us as we learn more about the monarchs and make our own butterfly feeders!

Children's Museum of Eau Claire 220 S. Barstow St., Eau Claire

Cost: Free with Museum Membership or Admission

Age: Kids and their Grown-ups!

11am-1pm Tue. May. 24

Wegner CPAs Nonprofit Roundtable: Major Giving - Best Practices & Common Mistakes

This session will review five best-practice tips to help ensure success, as well as five common mistakes that can sink a major gift program. The Wegner Non-Profit Roundtable group meets bi-monthly from 11:00 am to 1:00 pm. There is no fee to attend this roundtable and a light lunch is included.

Holiday Inn Eau Claire - South 4751 Owen Ayres Ct, Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

noon-8pm Tue. May. 24

Landscape Rebels

It’s time for some creative rebellion: come see some art that rebels against the status quo, paintings, prints, drawings, sculpture, stained glass, jewelry, couture, and more.

Galaudet Gallery 618 South Farwell, Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

noon-1:30pm Tue. May. 24

Snacks and Facts: Honor Flight Documentary

Documentary that follows four living World War II veterans from a small town in Wisconsin as they take the trip of a lifetime. Sixty years after the end of the Second World War, volunteers race against the clock to fly thousands of veterans to Washington DC to see their memorial. About 1.5 hours long, so come on in for some facts & get a snack!

L.E. Phillips Senior Center 1616 Bellinger St., Eau Claire

Cost: FREE (must register)

noon Tue. May. 24

RIngelspiel Days

The celebration includes a carnival, parade, bands, co-ed softball tournament, car show, food, petting zoo, tractor pull, dart tournament, beer tent, dances, and more.

Lotz Park County Highway V, Boyd

Cost: FREE

12:30-2:45pm Tue. May. 24

Card-Making

Card making program at the Augusta senior and community center. Contact for more information.

Augusta Senior and Community Center 616 West Washington St., Augusta

Cost: $3 Program Fee

Age: All Ages

1-3pm Tue. May. 24

Dunn Dulcimers

All skill levels, ages, and all stringed instruments welcome.

Christ Lutheran Church 1306 Wilcox St., Menomonie

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

1-2pm Tue. May. 24

What Happens After Paychecks Stop

Examine how to budget for retirement expenses and your potential sources of income & identify risks to your retirement income & ways to address them

L.E. Phillips Senior Center 1616 Bellinger St., Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

1:30-2:30pm Tue. May. 24

Postnatal Yoga with Latitude 44 Yoga Studio

Postnatal yoga assists with recovery and gently rebuilding the pelvic floor and abdominals following the birth of your baby. Your baby and partner are welcome to join the class as well. Please clear your visit with your doctor prior to joining us.

Latitude 44 Yoga Studio 313 E. Madison St., Eau Claire

Cost: $15 drop-in (or membership, punch-card)

2:30-6:30pm Tue. May. 24

Community Acupuncture Clinic

Community Acupuncture Clinic open every Tuesday & Wednesday. Call ahead to reserve space.

Classic Acupuncture 2711 Pleasant St. suite 1E, Eau Claire

Cost: $30-$35 sliding scale fee

Age: 18+

3:30-4pm Tue. May. 24

Children's Museum: Make a Monarch Butterfly Feeder!

Each year, as many as 60 million to one billion Monarch butterflies make journey from eastern Canada to the forests of western central Mexico! Join us as we learn more about the monarchs and make our own butterfly feeders!

Children's Museum of Eau Claire 220 S. Barstow St., Eau Claire

Cost: Free with Museum Membership or Admission

Age: Kids and their Grown-ups!

4:15-5:15pm Tue. May. 24

CREATE: An Expressive Art Group for Kids and Teens

This group will be using expressive art to help increase self-esteem and process feelings in a fun and creative environment. No experience necessary. Materials and a light snack will be provided. Ages 8-11 meet from 4:15 to 5:15, ages 12-15 from 5:30 to 6:30, and ages 16-18 meet from 6:45 to 7:45.

HopeTree Family Therapy 3521 London Rd, Suite B, Eau Claire

Cost: $25 for all age groups

Age: 8-11, 12-15, 16-18

5-7:30pm Tue. May. 24

Open Door Clinic

Free basic health care services provided to Chippewa County residents who are uninsured and have a household income of 200 percent or less of the Federal Poverty Guidelines.

The Open Door Clinic, Inc. Located at First Presbyterian Church, 130 W. Central St., Chippewa Falls

Cost: FREE admission

5-6pm Tue. May. 24

New Outdoor Fitness Equipment Preview Class

A preview class will demonstrate the new fitness equipment at Owen Park allows those age 14 and older the chance to use playground equipment as fitness tools for a total body workout. The equipment is primarily self-service and can be used by the community at-will.

Owen Park 1st Ave. and Water St., Eau Claire

Cost: FREE; register by 5/18

Age: 14+

5:15-6pm Tue. May. 24

Turbo Kick with Steph

Get hooked on the Turbo high! With cardio kickboxing and body-sculpting dance moves choreographed to the hottest music mixes, you’ll get lean and toned—and have a blast doing it. It’s high intensity offered with options for low-impact, so no matter your fitness level, Turbo is fast-paced, and totally addicting.

Dragonfly Dance and Wellness 308 North Barstow, Eau Claire

Cost: $5, walk-ins welcome

Age: All ages

5:30-6:30pm Tue. May. 24

CREATE: An Expressive Art Group for Kids and Teens

This group will be using expressive art to help increase self-esteem and process feelings in a fun and creative environment. No experience necessary. Materials and a light snack will be provided. Ages 8-11 meet from 4:15 to 5:15, ages 12-15 from 5:30 to 6:30, and ages 16-18 meet from 6:45 to 7:45.

HopeTree Family Therapy 3521 London Rd, Suite B, Eau Claire

Cost: $25 for all age groups

Age: 8-11, 12-15, 16-18

5:30-6:30pm Tue. May. 24

Free Yoga Class

Everyone is welcomed to take time for themselves and relax. Whether you are a seasoned yogi or want to try something new this is for you. Email for more information.

Eau Claire Fit Lab 1514 S Hastings Way, Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: All ages/abilities

6pm Tue. May. 24

Amp Quiz Trivia at Gilligan's

First through third teams win substantial bar cash. Get a FREE answer for each night's game and sign up FREE for the state league for at www.ampquiztrivia.com. Get there early to stake out your spot. Most locations offer a FREE pitcher to the…

Gilligan's 2542 8 1/4 Avenue, Chetek

Cost: FREE

6-6:45pm Tue. May. 24

From Couch to 5K

This program will gradually take you from being a couch potato to a 5K runner in just 9 weeks. Meets two days a week and everyone will be given a "homework assignment". Concludes with an optional 5K run on June 11. To register call or stop by the Altoona Parks & Recreation Office.

10th Street Recreation Center 9th St. & Bartlett Ave., Altoona

Cost: $50

Age: 18+

6pm Tue. May. 24

The Paint Shack

A talented social artist will instruct you step by step through recreating the featured painting of the night. Sign up on the Facebook event by messaging them, on their web site, or text your name, date, and location of event.

Bowl Winkles 1616 N Clairemont Ave, Eau Claire

Cost: $35

6-7pm Tue. May. 24

Raising Goats 101

Curious about raising goats? Meet goat keeper extraordinaire, Erin Link of EB Ranch in Ridgeland, WI. She'll introduce you to the small, endangered goat breed she raises and teach you the basics of what it takes to raise goats. A great intro class for anybody.

Menomonie Market Food Co-op 814 Main St. East, Menomonie

Cost: $10

Age: All Ages

6-6:55pm Tue. May. 24

Beginning Swing Dance Lessons

Put a little Swing in your step with these beginning classes. Participants will learn the basic step along with turns in the East Coast Single and 4 count Swing in the 4 classes.

Eau Claire Regional Arts Ctr, Dance Studio 316 Eau Claire St, Eau Claire

Cost: $49 per person for 4 weeks

6-8:30pm Tue. May. 24

CVDGO Disc Golf Doubles at Tower Ridge

Join members of the CVDGO and other disc golfers as we gather and play 18 holes of socially competitive disc golf at Tower Ridge. Random-draw for partners then standard best-shot doubles format. Prizes for best scoring teams.

Tower Ridge Chalet 955 S 82nd Ave, Eau Claire

Cost: $5

Age: All Ages & Abilities

6:30pm Tue. May. 24

Paint and Sip @ Cheers Pablo

A social art event where you paint a canvas selected for that class. Classes generally last 2 to 3 hours. Come alone, bring a friend, or fill an entire class with friends. No experience necessary. Selected canvases for each class available online, or choose one from the gallery.

Cheers Pablo 2839 Mall Drive, Suite 3A, Eau Claire

Cost: $35

Age: 21+

6:30-7:30pm Tue. May. 24

Pickleball Instructional Session

Here's your chance to learn how to play the fastest growing sport in the U.S. Pickleball is a racquet sport which combines elements of badminton, tennis and table tennis. The game is played with a hard paddle and a wiffle ball. Two 1-hour lessons are included in the fee. To register, call or stop by the Altoona Parks & Recreation Office.

Hillcrest Pickleball Court, Altoona

Cost: $6

Age: Adult

6:40-7:40pm Tue. May. 24

Zumba® with PS-Get Fit, LLC.

Zumba with PS-Get Fit, LLC and get a great workout while having fun with great people. No experience needed and all fitness levels are welcome.

Pinehurst Fitness 3027 North Hastings Way, Eau Claire

Cost: First class is free, $5 drop-ins, no memberhip required

Age: All Ages

6:45-7:45pm Tue. May. 24

CREATE: An Expressive Art Group for Kids and Teens

This group will be using expressive art to help increase self-esteem and process feelings in a fun and creative environment. No experience necessary. Materials and a light snack will be provided. Ages 8-11 meet from 4:15 to 5:15, ages 12-15 from 5:30 to 6:30, and ages 16-18 meet from 6:45 to 7:45.

HopeTree Family Therapy 3521 London Rd, Suite B, Eau Claire

Cost: $25 for all age groups

Age: 8-11, 12-15, 16-18

7pm Tue. May. 24

Amp Quiz Trivia at the Eau Galle Grill & Saloon

First through third teams win substantial bar cash. Get a FREE answer for each night's game and sign up FREE for the state league for at www.ampquiztrivia.com. Get there early to stake out your spot. Most locations offer a FREE pitcher to the…

Eau Galle Grill & Saloon N383 County Road D, Eau Galle

7pm Tue. May. 24

Amp Quiz Trivia at Sammy's Pizza

First through third teams win substantial bar cash. Get a FREE answer for each night's game and sign up FREE for the state league for at www.ampquiztrivia.com. Get there early to stake out your spot. Most locations offer a FREE pitcher to the…

Sammy's Pizza 2812 London Rd, Eau Claire

7-9pm Tue. May. 24

Bingo

Come support the Menomonie Middle School Special Education Program with a fun night of Bingo. Proceeds will go towards the construction of a Life Skills Classroom to help our students practice different life skills, such as cooking. Bingo Daubers will be available for purchase.

Stout Ale House 1501 N. Broadway St., Menomonie

Cost: $1 per bingo card or $10 a book of 10 cards

Age: All Ages

7:30-11:30pm Tue. May. 24

Musician Gathering & Open Mic

Jeff White hosts this high quality open mic every Tuesday. Sign up at 7pm. Always a large variety of microbrews on tap. Food available.

Tomahawk Room 306 N. Bridge St., Chippewa Falls

Cost: FREE

Age: 21+

7:30-9pm Tue. May. 24

Minimalism: A Documentary About the Important Things

Imagine a life with less: less stuff, less clutter, less stress, less debt, less discontent. This film explores various recipes for how to live a more meaningful, deliberate life. Not a perfect life—not an easy life—but a simple one.

Carmike Oakwood 12 4800 Golf Rd., Eau Claire

Cost: $11

Age: All Ages

8-9pm Tue. May. 24

Eau Claire Game Development Meeting

Join local game developers in playtesting each other's digital and analog games while discussing game design and development. Open to everyone regardless of background or experience.

The District Company 305 S. Barstow St., Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: All ages

9pm-midnight Tue. May. 24

Open Mic Night

The V1 reader's poll voted best open mic in the Chippewa Valley, every tuesday night. Music, comedy, and more, with half-price apps & taps from 9-midnight. It's free to attend and all ages are welcome. Sign up at 8, open mic at 9.

The Plus 208 S. Barstow St, Eau Claire

Cost: FREE admission

10-8pm Tue. May. 24

Remembering Our Fallen Memorial

A memorial of Wisconsin's fallen soldiers in the War on Terror will be open to the public during library hours. There will be an Arrival Ceremony with a motorcade on 5/20 at 5pm. Unveiling 5/21 at 10am.

Chippewa Falls Public Library 105 W Central St., Chippewa Falls

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

The Volume One Calendar is sponsored by Mayo Clinic Health System of Eau Claire

Ongoing Events For 5/24/2016

karaoke/DJ, galleries, classes, etc