Kids

9am-2pm Mon. Jan. 26

Real World Life Skills for Teens

In today’s world, teens are becoming increasingly independent and yet are not always properly prepared to face the challenges of everyday adult life. Over the course of this half-day program, we will cover topics such as interview skills, college prep, cooking, finances and more. Preregister by Jan. 21.

Eau Claire YMCA

Cost: $10

Age: ages 13-18

Kids

9-9:30am Mon. Jan. 26

Musikgarten

See contact info for details.

Lily Pad Lab

Cost: $40, 20% sibling discount

Age: 6 mos-5 yrs

Education

9-10:30am Mon. Jan. 26

Mac Basics For Beginners

Learn the basics of navigating your way through the very user-friendly Macintosh operating system for Apple computers. In this class we will explore how to effectively use the Mac computer for everyday use, such as email, web browsing,…

L.E. Phillips Senior Center

Cost: $37.50, $25 members

Education

9am-2pm Mon. Jan. 26

Real World Life Skills for Teens

This new program is aimed at helping teens get ready for life in the “real world.” Over the course of this half-day program, we will cover topics such interview skills, college prep, cooking, finances and more! Lunch and a Y pass for the remainder of the day are included.

Eau Claire YMCA

Cost: $10

Age: ages 13-18

Visual Art

9:30am-3pm Mon. Jan. 26

Quilt Addicts Club

Bring a project and your machine (or borrow one of ours) and enjoy camaraderie, inspiration, and a treat. Quilters of any experience level are welcome.

Augusta Senior and Community Center

Fitness

11am-12:10pm Mon. Jan. 26

Gentle Beginning Yoga

New to yoga or looking for a place to start? Learn the basics of practicing yoga through gentle exercises and basic postures. Gain some strength, ease of movement, flexibility, and calm by practicing with Kathy McAlister. More information: email causesofhappiness@gmail.com.

The Yoga Center of Eau Claire

Leisure

1-2pm Mon. Jan. 26

Teen Regression Session

Ever wish you could go back to Kindergarten? Spend your no-school day at the library playing with Legos, play-doh, and finger paints. No registration required.

L.E. Phillips Memorial Public Library

Cost: ages 10-18

Kids

1-3pm Mon. Jan. 26

Frozen Sing-Along

The library invites families with children of all ages to a sing-along event based on the hit Disney movie Frozen. Attendees will have the chance to meet and have photos taken with special guest Princess Anna. Festive Frozen attire…

L.E. Phillips Memorial Public Library

Fitness

1:15-3:15pm Mon. Jan. 26

School's Out Open Skate

Join us for a School's Out Open Skate at Hobbs Ice Arena.

Hobbs Ice Arena

Cost: Admission is only $3 or 1 punch on your City Pass. Skate rentals are FREE

Education

5-6pm Mon. Jan. 26

Practicing Mindfulness

An education program for those who wish to learn more about meditation and prayer. A variety of topical sessions are offered. Register by phone by Jan. 12.

The Healing Place, HSHS Sacred Heart Hospital

Cost: See contact info for cost

Leisure

5:30-7:30pm Mon. Jan. 26

Mondays in Motion

Finding a positive outlet for children’s energy can be a challenge for busy parents. When it’s too cold to go outside, join Mayo Clinic Health System’s Wellness ROCKS for Mondays in Motion. When it’s cold outside, Mondays in Motion…

Alliance Church of Menomonie

Cost: FREE, registration is not required

Fitness

5:30-6:30pm Mon. Jan. 26

Stretch + Strength Yoga

Beautiful Vinyasa flow class combined with strength & core challenges. This class is designed to stretch and strengthen the body, leaving you energized yet relaxed. All levels welcome. $12 drop in rate. Punch cards available.

Eau Claire Fit Lab

Cost: $12

Kids

5:30-7pm Mon. Jan. 26

DAD Cafe

DAD Café welcomes any significant male role model such as step-dads, grandpas, uncles, etc. DAD Café gives you a chance to establish relationships with other dads, exchange thoughts and feelings about being a parent, and help you learn to utilize parenting tools and skills from other dads.

Agenda for Dad Café: Small group discussions about the roles fathers play in their child’s life. Free childcare and dinner provided. Please call or email bvue@ecasd.k12.wi.us to register.

Cost: FREE

Education

6-7:30pm Mon. Jan. 26

Microsoft Excel Advanced

Learn the power of Excel. Create spreadsheets to help with your household budget. Create contact lists for your Christmas cards or graduation invitations. Spreadsheets can help you create reports, charts, tables, even flashcards. Boost your resume with computer skills. Register by Jan. 8.

Voyagers Community Learning Center

Cost: $10/participant

Age: 18+

Fitness

6-7:15pm Mon. Jan. 26

Gentle Yoga

Mondays, Jan. 5- Feb. 23, 6-7:15pm and Mondays, Mar. 2-Apr. 20, 6-7:15pm. Gentle yoga provides all the benefits of the yoga experience at a slower and easier place. It helps to reduce stress, feel strong yet flexible in your body and…

Wise Nature Center, Beaver Creek Reserve

Cost: Drop-in rate is $12 per session. Friends $64 Nonmembers $80

Fitness

6:15-7:30pm Mon. Jan. 26

Joyful Yoga!

Join us as we use movement and breath to bring us to Joyfulness. Level: Intermediate+.

Eau Claire Therapy & Fitness

Cost: $10 /class

Education

6:30-8pm Mon. Jan. 26

Beginning Sign Language 2 (BSL 2)

This class is for those who have already taken BSL 1 or have equivalent experience or training. We’ll begin with a “refresher” class, and then move on to new material.

http://www.uwec.edu/CE/programs/signcourses.htm

Check web page for discounts.

UW-Eau Claire Human Sciences and Services Building

Music

6:30-7:30pm Mon. Jan. 26

Youth Choir

Come join us as we form our first-ever Eau Claire YMCA Youth Choir. We welcome singers of all levels of practice and expertise as we pilot this new program. Participants will learn songs in addition to lessons on rhythm, pitch, and more. All participants will perform in an end-of-the-session concert.

Eau Claire YMCA

Cost: $20

Age: ages 8-12

Fitness

7pm Mon. Jan. 26

Yoga for Endurance Athletes

Yoga for Endurance Athletes is aimed at triathletes, runners, bikers, swimmers, skiers whether training for their first 5K or preparing for an Ironman. The focus of the class will be on improving flexibility, balance, core strength, and…

Chippewa Valley YMCA

Cost: Cost is included with membership or the daily drop in rate is $10

Recreation

7-9pm Mon. Jan. 26

Pickleball Open Gym

Open Pickleball is open to adults of all skill levels (beginners, intermediate, advanced). 9 courts are available for play to service 36+ people each night. Pickleball is a great game that fosters great social, physical and community involvement.

Delong Middle School

Cost: $3

Age: ages 18+

Wellness

7pm Mon. Jan. 26

Community HU: A Special Invitation

Join people of all faiths and discover how singing HU, an ancient name of God, can open the heart to God's love. This Community HU song is offered free by Eckankar, Religion of Light and Sound.

L.E. Phillips Memorial Public Library

Music

7:29pm Mon. Jan. 26

Robert Baca with Menomonie High School Jazz I

Join UW-Eau Claire Professor of Trumpet and Director of Jazz Studies Robert Baca and the Menomonie High School Jazz Ensemble I for an evening of Big Band music. Baca and the jazz ensemble will be performing solo compositions by Louis Armstrong, Dizzy Gillespie, Gene Kruppa and more.

Mabel Tainter Center for the Arts

Cost: $8 adults, $5 seniors/students

Music

7:30-10:30pm Mon. Jan. 26

Live Band Karaoke with Jenny and the Jets

Jenny and the Jets is a karaoke band with Nick Foytik on guitar, Billy Angell on keyboards, Bentley Harder on bass, and John LeBrun on drums. These music veterans team up with local music blogger, Jennifer Hazen, for Eau Claire's unique live karaoke band.

Pizza Plus

Cost: FREE

Wellness

7:45pm Mon. Jan. 26

Being a Co-worker with God

Does God really need co-workers? Do you aspire to a life of creativity guided by Divine Love? How do you listen to God? You are warmly invited to come share your insights with us as we explore what it means to be a co-worker with God.

L.E. Phillips Memorial Public Library

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Ongoing Events For 1/26/2015

Daily or Weekly Events (galleries, classes, etc)

Barbara Shafer, Movement

Every Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday until Jun. 1, 9am-4:30pm;

Eau Claire Regional Arts Center

Cost: FREE