Events For 9/4/2015

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First Fridays in Downtown Eau Claire

The first Friday of every month, several locations in downtown Eau Claire offer special deals, events, and extended hours.

S. Barstow, N. Barstow, and W. Grand Ave., Eau Claire

Fri. Sep. 4

Twenty Six from Trinidad

Twenty six acrylic canvas paintings by Jean Accola painted while in Trinidad, West Indies. Subject matter ranges from abstract, landscape, wildlife to portraits.

Accola Gallery 502 2nd Ave. E, Durand

Cost: FREE

Age: All ages

Fri. Sep. 4

FITness Classes

No matter what you current level of fitness is, you can start an exercise routine and become more physically fit! Join us for an individual sessions or for a group session. Strength, cardio, and High Intensity Interval Training (HIIT).

Eau Claire Sport Warehouse 2983 11th St., Eau Claire

Cost: $5 a class, first class is free! OR buy a fitness membership for $40/month for unlimited fitness

8am-5pm Fri. Sep. 4

Hudson Working Stockdog Competition

If you're an animal-lover, the Wisconsin Working Stock Dog Association's 30th Annual Labor Day Trials are something you'll want to see. Witness some of the best shepherds and sheepdogs in the country compete for the title of "Top Dog" in one of the most beautiful settings anywhere in Minnesota or Wisconsin. You will be amazed at what these dogs can do.

Badlands Sno-Park 772 Kinney Road, Hudson

Cost: $7 per person. Under 10 are FREE

Age: All ages

9am-9pm Fri. Sep. 4

First Fridays at The Local Store

On the first Friday of every month, several locations in downtown Eau Claire offer special deals, events, and extended hours. Stop by the Local Store this First Friday for Buy One, Get One Half Off ALL Art purchases. We're open until 9pm.

The Local Store at the Volume One World Headquarters 205 N. Dewey St., Eau Claire

Cost: FREE admission

Age: All ages

9:15-10:15am Fri. Sep. 4

Centered Yoga

An informal and meditative class to open the heart and discover balance within. A balanced approach including movements for spinal mobility, standing poses for strength, deep releases for flexibility and guided visualization to start your day right and ready to spread the light.

The Center EC 3701 Hwy 12 (E Clairemont Avenue), Eau Claire

Cost: $5/class for series. $10 drop-in

9:30-11:30am Fri. Sep. 4

Facebook Class

Facebook has made a lot of changes and updates to their site. Learn Facebook all over again or learn it for the first time. You will learn how to use all the new features in Facebook such as Timeline. You will learn how to find friends, upload, add and tag photos, message, chat and much more.

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

Cost: $37.50, $25 members

9:30-11:30am Fri. Sep. 4

Facebook Class

Facebook has made a lot of changes and updates to their site. Learn Facebook all over again or learn it for the first time. You will learn how to use all the new features in Facebook such as Timeline. You will learn how to find friends, upload, add and tag photos, message, chat and much more.

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

Cost: $37.50, $25 members

10am-4pm Fri. Sep. 4

UW-Stout Furlong Gallery Summer Hours

The Furlong Gallery will be open Wednesdays & Thursdays, 10am-5pm and Fridays 10am-4pm until September 9th, when classes resume. The current exhibition, The End of the Year Student Show will remain up until September 11. If you wish to view the exhibit during off hours contact the Art Office at 232-1097.

The Furlong Gallery 178 Micheel's Hall, UW-Stout Campus, Menonomie

Cost: FREE

Age: All ages

11am-1pm Fri. Sep. 4

Lunch Break Open Skate

Are you looking for some exercise and having fun at the same time? Come to Hobbs Ice Center and enjoy ice skating during your lunch hour.

Hobbs Ice Center 915 Menomonie Street, Eau Claire

Cost: $3 (includes skate rental)

Age: All ages

5:30-6pm Fri. Sep. 4

Abs on Fire

A 30 minute high intensity class focused on Abs and cardio with personal Trainer Josh (voted best personal trainer in WI for Eau Claire area).

Dragonfly Dance and Wellness 308 North Barstow, Eau Claire

Cost: $8

Age: 12 and up

6-7:30pm Fri. Sep. 4

Tunes at the Tasting Lounge

Every Friday you can enjoy our locally produced wines and spirits while listening to an array of local musicians. Check out Infinity Beverages' Facebook page or website before swinging down for updates and musician details.

Infinity Beverages Winery & Distillery 930 Galloway St Suite 4, Eau Claire

Age: 21+

6-7:15pm Fri. Sep. 4

Partner Yoga

First, let’s get the obvious question out of the way...Partner Yoga is NOT sexual. Traditionally, Yoga is seen as an individual practice, but Partner Yoga brings people together through movement, play, breath, touch and yes, intimacy.…

The Yoga Center of Eau Claire 2524 Golf Road Suite 2F, Eau Claire

Cost: $14/person

Age: All ages

6:30-9:30pm Fri. Sep. 4

Magic The Gathering - Friday Night Magic

$9 for 3 packs of MTG Origins. Draft format. Prizes and fun for all.

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

Cost: $9

Age: All ages

7-10pm Fri. Sep. 4

Brian Bethke (CD release)

Come celebrate Brian’s latest CD release “Ghost Songs” as he will be performing tracks off the new record. Brian Bethke has been playing guitar and writing songs since he was 13 years old. He has released 8 albums of his home recorded demos over the years adn is currently working on his first official studio album.

Acoustic Cafe, Eau Claire 505 S. Barstow St., Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: All ages

7:30-9:30pm Fri. Sep. 4

Eau Claire International Folk Dancers

A weekly recreational international dance group where you dance the dances of many lands. Come and join us whenever you like. No partners necessary. Wear comfortable clothes and soft-soled, non-marking clean shoes. First Fridays of the month…

Eau Claire YMCA Fitness and Training Center 216 Emery St., Eau Claire

Cost: Usually $2/night; more if live music

9pm-1am Fri. Sep. 4

Next 2 The Tracks

The story begins next to the tracks in El Paso, TX … Fall of 2006. Christian Talamantes (vocals/acoustic), Tony Sanchez (guitar), and Juan Trevizo (bass) had already played with several drummers and had done some recording in southern New Mexico. It was around this time when Todd Seelau moved to the area from Albuquerque, NM and auditioned for the band.

The Plus 208 S. Barstow St, Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: 21+

9pm-1am Fri. Sep. 4

Radio Drive

Radio Drive is a cover band native to the Chippewa Valley that has been in business for over 5 years. Its current members are a strong productive force that delivers popular music with a genre and style for everyone of all ages to appreciate.

The View on Lake Wissota 17779 County Hwy X, Chippewa Falls

Cost: FREE

Age: 21+

9:30pm-1:30am Fri. Sep. 4

Crystal & the Commotion

Crystal and the Commotion featuring vocalist Crystal Dolivo, former Airkraft bassist and 2010 Grammy Nominated artist Peter Phippen, guitarist Scott Milz, and drummer Michael Hucek. Expect great music from the 60’s 70’s 80’s 90’s and today.

O'Leary's Pub 809 W. Clairemont Ave, Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: 21+

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

Ongoing Events For 9/4/2015

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