Kids

9am-3pm Mon. Nov. 24

Drop in and Play

Need a change of scenery? The Family Resource Center has a wonderful play area which is open for parents and children to enjoy together.

Family Resource Center for Eau Claire County

Cost: FREE

Fitness

9-10am Mon. Nov. 24

Yoga Stretch & Restore

Drop in class to stretch & restore your mind and muscles! Great for beginners or any level of yoga. Instructor: Rachel Funk-Johnson

Excite! Wellness Studio

Cost: $10/student

Education

9:30am-3pm Mon. Nov. 24

Quilt Addicts Meetings

Do you enjoy quilting and other fiber arts? Would you like to share ideas about fabrics and quilting with other quilters? If so, then we just may be the quilt club for you. We invite you to visit, enjoy a variety of quilting techniques, socialize, and to “try us” out before joining our group.

Augusta Senior and Community Center

Cost: FREE

Kids

10:15am Mon. Nov. 24

L.E. Phillips Memorial Library: Lap Tots

Lap Tots is especially for one- and two-year-olds transitioning from baby to toddler storytime. Each session will include 20 minutes of easy-to-understand stories, songs, and parachute games.

L.E. Phillips Memorial Public Library

Leisure

noon-8pm Mon. Nov. 24

Make Memories with Santa

Santa made his way from the North Pole and is ready to greet children of all ages at his Northwood’s home located in the Sears Wing at Oakwood Mall.

Oakwood Mall

Kids

1-3pm Mon. Nov. 24

Weather Art & Science Art with Local Author Karen Wise

Children are invited to explore Karen's book: Freebe the Grebe. A variety of activities, including science experiments, painting, learning about Grebes, clouds, doing a craft and meeting the author! Karen is also the Chippewa Falls School Naturalist out at Lake Wissota State Park. Call to register.

Chippewa Falls Public Library

Cost: FREE

Age: grades K-5

Education

5-7pm Mon. Nov. 24

Tech Lab

Get your questions answered. Bring your own computer, tablet, or smartphone. Or use the library’s computers. We try to answer all questions.

Menomonie Public Library

Cost: FREE

Education

5pm Mon. Nov. 24

ACA Marketplace Information and Enrollment Assistance Sessions

Sessions lead by Susan Lane, ACA Navigator for the region that includes Chippewa, Clark and Eau Claire counties. The info sessions give an overview of the Affordable Care Act and the Health Insurance Marketplace with guidelines and tips for…

CVTC Chippewa Falls Campus

Cost: FREE

Education

5-8pm Mon. Nov. 24

Ornament making class

Come and make 3 holiday ornaments, a cute owl, wood snowman and tic-tac snowman! Stop in between 5 and 8 p.m. and create all 3 in under 1 1/2 hours. Please email craftyarewe@hotmail.com to pre-register.

Cost: $6 per person

Fitness

5:30pm Mon. Nov. 24

The Grind Fitness Factory Boot Camp

High intensity cardiovascular workout consisting of timed drills and plyos at individual stations, taught by a skilled motivational instructor. Only 35 minutes-but works every muscle. Beginners and athletes encouraged to attend.

Cost: First class is always FREE; punch cards and memberships can be purchased for a fee after

Music

5:30-8pm Mon. Nov. 24

Six String Circle Guitar Club

Young and old, beginner and experienced, all guitar players welcome. An evening of sharing and playing music. If you are going to share, bring 20 copies please. Bring your guitar.

Pizza Plus

Leisure

5:30-7:30pm Mon. Nov. 24

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

Movies

6pm Mon. Nov. 24

Family Movie Nights

Enjoy popcorn and other snacks while watching a free movie at that Library. Please bring your own beverage. Sep. 22: Swiss Family Robinson (rated G), Oct. 27: The Fault in Our Stars (rated PG13 - tissues will also be provided), Nov. 24: How…

Fall Creek Public Library

Wellness

6-7:30pm Mon. Nov. 24

Shake The Sugar Detox

Gain Incredible Health Benefits! Lose Those Stubborn Pounds! Gain energy, have clear skin, beat the bloat, balance hormones, sleep better. Feel supported and inspired! Connect with the group and make new friends while you are supported and guided by Heidi Toy, NTP from Educated Nutrition.6 wk course

The Center

Cost: $199

Age: ages 15+

Education

6pm Mon. Nov. 24

Wine & Whimsy

Wine and Whimsy is a workshop with friends in front of a canvas with a glass of wine. A professional instructor will guide you through the painting of your very own masterpiece. If you have always wanted to learn to paint, but don't know where to begin, this is the experience for you.

Eau Claire Regional Arts Center

Cost: $35

Food & Drink

6pm Mon. Nov. 24

BREW U: A Fun Day Every Monday

Come. Drink. Learn. BREW U is a weekly celebration of beer. Who is invited? Anybody who is interested in learning more about the stuff that so many people love. It’s a relaxed and casual atmosphere where we discuss all things related to brewing and beyond.

The Raw Deal

Cost: FREE

Age: 21+

Leisure

6-8pm Mon. Nov. 24

Pet Photos with Santa

Holiday guests are invited to bring along their favorite four-legged shopping buddy to capture an adorable holiday photograph with Old St. Nick. Dogs and cats only please.

Oakwood Mall

Fitness

6:15pm Mon. Nov. 24

Abs on Fire

Thirty minutes of a hard "core" work out with Dragonfly's personal trainer Josh Bafford.

Cost: $8

Fitness

6:15-7:30pm Mon. Nov. 24

Joyful Yoga!

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

Eau Claire Therapy & Fitness

Cost: $10 /class

Food & Drink

6:30-8pm Mon. Nov. 24

Mike Malone and Friends

Mike Malone will be joined by Cody Peterson, Jerod Kaszynski, and others for a special jazz evening at The Plus. Great music and great food is a great way to start your week. Live Band Karaoke with Jenny and the Jets will follow at 8pm.

Pizza Plus

Cost: FREE

Fitness

7pm Mon. Nov. 24

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

Fitness

7-8pm Mon. Nov. 24

Yoga Basics

New to Yoga and not sure where to start? Let Misty help you through her Yoga Basics Class. Movement, Breath and so much more! Join us at the Excite! Wellness Studio to learn & grow into your yoga practice in a calm and inviting environment. $10/Student, Teacher: Misty Ross

Excite! Wellness Studio

Cost: $10

Age: ages 16+

Wellness

7pm Mon. Nov. 24

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.

Education

7pm Mon. Nov. 24

A Presentation of Kenya with Dr. Ibrahim Oenga

Law Professor at the University of Wisconsin-Stout, Menomonie features his guest of honor, Councilor Felix Nkaru, A Kenyan of the Maasai ethnic community, plus open discussion. Loice Moora will delight us with a native dance and will prepare for us Mandazi and Kenya Tea. RSVP required.

Our Savior's Lutheran Church

Cost: FREE

Fitness

7:30-8:30pm Mon. Nov. 24

Gentle Flow Yoga with Anna

Welcome to a rejuvenating yoga class to start your week out right. You will be led through a fluid sequence of poses to calm your mind and stretch your muscles. Beginners are most welcome.

Find us on Facebook at www.facebook.com/craveyogawellness.

Dragonfly Dance and Wellness

Cost: $12/class drop in; $66/six class punch card

Age: ages 16-75

Music (all ages)

7:30-9:30pm Mon. Nov. 24

Women's Chorus

See contact info for details.

Gantner Concert Hall, Haas Fine Arts Center

Cost: Contact the Service Center for tickets at 715-836-3727

Education

7:45-8:45pm Mon. Nov. 24

Have You Had a Spiritual Experience?

A near death or out of body experience? A dream with a departed loved one? A sense that you have lived before? Free discussion forum on spiritual experiences. Come and share your stories!

Music

8-11pm Mon. Nov. 24

Live Band Karaoke with Jenny and the Jets

Live Band Karaoke with Jenny and the Jets - at the Plus from 8–11pm - Jenny and the Jets is a karaoke band with Lucas Fischer on guitar, Billy Angell on keyboards, Bentley Harder on bass, John LeBrun on drums, and local music blogger, Jennifer Hazen, for Eau Claire's unique live karaoke band.

Pizza Plus

Cost: FREE

30 total

Ongoing Events For 11/24/2014

Daily or Weekly Events (galleries, classes, etc)

Art Faculty Show

Every Day until Nov. 26;

Foster Gallery, Haas Fine Arts Center, UWEC

Art Faculty Show

Every Day until Nov. 26;

Foster Gallery, Haas Fine Arts Center, UWEC

Cost: FREE

Barbara Shafer, Movement

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

Eau Claire Regional Arts Center

Cost: FREE