Events For 9/3/2015

Thu. Sep. 3

Chippewa Falls Farmers Market

Join us for fresh and locally grown fruits, vegetables, and flowers, as well as locally made baked goods, salsas, jams, jellies, crafts, handcrafted items, woodcarvings, and much more every Thursday.

Market Lot 53 E. Central St., Chippewa Falls

Age: all ages

Thu. Sep. 3

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

Thu. Sep. 3

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

6-7am Thu. Sep. 3

Aquacise Classes

Hosted by Red Cedar, enjoy a low-impact water exercise program is open to all ages. People of all ages are encouraged to participate in this activity. Gather your friends and family to cool off while you work out. Registration is not required.

6am classes held at Menomonie High School Pool & Field House, 1715 Fifth St. W. // 11am classes held at Quality Inn and Suites, 1721 Plaza Dr., Menomonie

Cost: $2/class

7am-noon Thu. Sep. 3

Centennial Campus Market

Hosted by UWEC student org Progressive Students and Alumni, Centennial Campus Market will feature local artisans and foods vendors. The market is meant to be a fun, educational way to partake in local/sustainable economies and food systems.

South side of Centennial Hall by the Schneider Building, UW-Eau Claire

9am-2pm Thu. Sep. 3

Massage Therapy By Peggy Hagberg, LMT

Caring Touch benefits: Increases blood circulation Reduces effects/symptoms of PMS, arthritis, fibromyalgia, pregnancy, headaches, menopause, and other conditions Releases the body's natural pain killer, endorphins. Call 715 286-2953 to…

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

Cost: Call for prices

9-10am Thu. Sep. 3

Zumba with Emily

Zumba is a Latin based, shake your booty aerobic workout, that everyone must try ! This is the most fun you will ever have getting in shape no matter what your level of dance is. Shake your way to better health, more energy and a smaller…

Dragonfly Dance and Wellness 308 North Barstow, Eau Claire

Cost: $5

Age: 12 and up

9-9:50am Thu. Sep. 3

Free Yoga

Free yoga classes! We are creating a healthy active community and we would love for you to join us. We have mats available for use.

Eau Claire Fit Lab 1514 S Hastings Way, Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: All ages

9am Thu. Sep. 3

Blue Devil

A 5K and 10K. Race day registration will end at 8:30am on Oct. 3.

3rd St. E. between the Sports & Fitness Center, Menomonie

Cost: See contact info for cost

9:30-11:30am Thu. Sep. 3

Phenology Hike for Elder Explorers

This program is targeted for our older nature lovers. This hike of an hour or so is led by a Beaver Creek Reserve naturalist and takes place on the Reserve trails. Explorers can document the changes taking place in the Reserve’s woods. The walk will be capped off with coffee and a treat and further discussion about the changes and things seen on the trials. Hikers should expect about a mile long hike with uneven terrain and stairs to negotiate.

Beaver Creek Reserve S1 County Road K, Fall Creek

Cost: Friends $3, nonmembers $5

Age: 55+

9:30-11:30am Thu. Sep. 3

Sneak Peek Open Lab

Want to check out all we have to offer? Join us Wednesday and/or Thursday September 2nd and 3rd from 9:30am-11:30am for a FREE Open Lab. Come play, check out the space, meet our teachers, ask questions, relax and enjoy all Lily Pad Lab has to offer. ​

Lily Pad Lab 2524 Golf Rd S2D, Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: All ages

10am-5pm Thu. Sep. 3

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

10:30am Thu. Sep. 3

Thankful Thursdays: The Gift of Curiosity

These sessions are a chance for people to come together to learn healthy ways of nourishing our mind, body and spirit. No registration is necessary.

The Healing Place 1010 Oakridge Dr., Eau Claire

11am-1pm Thu. Sep. 3

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

noon-5pm Thu. Sep. 3

Eau Claire Downtown Farmers Market

Seasonal, locally grown vegetables and fruits, plus baked goods, dairy products, meat, honey, maple syrup, flowers, and more. An art market featuring local artists appears most Saturdays throughout the season.

Phoenix Park Pavilions Riverfront Terr., Eau Claire

Age: All ages

1-2pm Thu. Sep. 3

Beginning Spanish

Si se puede!/Yes, you can! Let’s open the door (puerta) together (juntos) and have fun learning Spanish. Learn to talk/hablar about what interests you. Learn to ask questions/preguntas and pick up cultural insight and Talk!/Hablar.

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

Cost: $60, $40 members

1-3pm Thu. Sep. 3

Home School Open Gym

Come join us for open gym Monday-Thursday. Open to all home schooled children.

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

Cost: $5 per child per session or purchase a 6 session pass for $25

Age: School Ages

1:30-2:30pm Thu. Sep. 3

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)

2-3pm Thu. Sep. 3

Tai Chi 8 Forms

This low impact exercise requires mental focus & provides regular, deep breathing. Its slow, flowing movements make it one of the best stress relievers available. This class is meant for persons with little to no experience in Tai Chi.

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

Cost: $22.50, $15 members

3-6pm Thu. Sep. 3

UW Eau Claire Surplus Store Public Sale

The UWEC Surplus departments is having a public sale. We have a large variety of furniture, office supplies, electronics and computers for sale at unbelievably low prices. Help us keep waste out of landfills and keep the university campus furnished by stopping by and looking at our large stock of surplus.

Facilities Management and Planning - Surplus Store 651 University Dr., Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: All ages

4-6:30pm Thu. Sep. 3

Ruby's Pantry

The best place to store surplus food is in people’s stomachs. To qualify, they only need to be able to eat. Participants receive an abundance of food. Often families will leave with over $100 or more worth of groceries. Please bring $20 cash donation and two laundry baskets to receive food in.

Lutheran Church of the Good Shepherd 1120 Cedar St., Eau Claire

Cost: $20 donation

5-6pm Thu. Sep. 3

Zumba with Emily

Zumba is a Latin based, shake your booty aerobic workout, that everyone must try ! This is the most fun you will ever have getting in shape no matter what your level of dance is. Shake your way to better health, more energy and a smaller…

Dragonfly Dance and Wellness 308 North Barstow, Eau Claire

Cost: $5

Age: 12 and up

5-7:30pm Thu. Sep. 3

Corks & Canvas

Community artists, live music by Two Frets Up, hors d'oeuveres, photography by Painted Iris Photography + Design, and silent auction. Additional charge: Wine tasting, wine pull, and painting on canvas. Meet talented artists from throughout your community at the beautiful venue. Come and support "Art of the Arc".

Cottage Winery & Vineyard N7391 County Road F, Menomonie

Cost: $10

5-9pm Thu. Sep. 3

Farm to Fork Retreat - Pizza Night

The brick pizza oven is hot and the beer is cold, so it's time to kick back and enjoy the fresh farm view. We'll be offering a variety of hand-made and oven-fired pizzas served in our re-purposed Horse Barn with brews on tap, wine, and soda in the Milk House Bar. Live music per night - Aug. 20: Dayne & Tom; Aug. 27: Two Frets Up; Sep. 3: Brian Bethke; Sep. 10: Two Frets Up; Sep. 17: Rich Schroeder; Sep. 24: Nate & Christy.

Farm to Fork Retreat at Dancing Yarrow S1-93 County Road BB, Mondovi

Cost: $15-$20

Age: All ages

5:30-6:30pm Thu. Sep. 3

Free Fit Dance

Join us for an awesome dance workout. We will move, groove, shake, and have tons of fun. All ages and abilities welcome. We are creating a healthy active community for all. See contact info for details.

Eau Claire Fit Lab 1514 S Hastings Way, Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: All ages

6pm Thu. Sep. 3

9 Ball Pool Tournament

Registration 6-7pm. Tournament begins at 7pm. $10 entry full payback also includes one entry to win a McDermott or Schmelke pool cue. Two tables available. Double elimination. Race to three.

Every Buddy's Bar 19 W. Central St., Chippewa Falls

Cost: $7 green fees, $10 entry

6-8:30pm Thu. Sep. 3

Wine & Whimsy

Eau Claire's first paint and wine experience. 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.

Eau Claire Regional Arts Center - State Theater 316 Eau Claire St, Eau Claire

Cost: $35

Age: all ages

6pm Thu. Sep. 3

Menomonie Singers Auditions

The Menomonie Singers will hold auditions for all sections (soprano, alto, tenor and bass) on September 2, 3, 9, 10, beginning at 6 pm at the UW-Stout choir room (#315) in the Applied Arts Building.  This music organization has been in…

6:15pm Thu. Sep. 3

Menomonie Moose Lodge Bingo

Doors open at 6:15, Play begins at 7:30pm. Lunch served from 6:15 to intermission. Two alternating progressive Bingos.

Menomonie Moose Lodge 1584 720 19th Ave. E, Menomonie

Cost: Play for as little as $4 for all 17 games

6:30-11pm Thu. Sep. 3

Magic The Gathering - Thursday Night Modern Format

Every Thursday at 6:30pm Magic the Gathering players meet up to go head to head in the Modern Format. The Modern format consists of a much larger card pool than the standard format, extending all the way back to the Mirrordin block and using 8th Edition as the oldest core set.

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

Cost: FREE

Age: All ages

6:30-11pm Thu. Sep. 3

Yu-Gi-Oh! Tournament @ The District Company

Yu-Gi-Oh! the card game of the Egyptian Gods! Each player summons monsters, activates trap cards, and cast spell cards to defeat their opponent in these Epic Duels.

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

Cost: FREE

Age: All ages

6:45pm-8:15am Thu. Sep. 3

InSight Yoga-yoga for cultivating intuition

In this 4-week mini series we will be exploring the ways in which we cultivate intuition in our daily lives. In class we will hold weekly check-ins, brief discussion, a full yoga practice and various exercises for intuitive living! In addition to weekly classes, a mid-week email will be sent out with additional information, check in, and extra credit home exercises.

Dragonfly Dance and Wellness 308 North Barstow, Eau Claire

Cost: $75

6:45-7:45pm Thu. Sep. 3

Youth Archery Classes

Come join us for 4 great weeks of archery! Nationally ranked, Mitch Schluesner will be instructing these classes. All levels of experience are welcome. Learn the basic fundamentals to archery, how to score your shots and much more!

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

Cost: $40/four sessions

Age: ages 5-13

7pm Thu. Sep. 3

Amp Quiz Trivia at Bug Eyed Betty'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…

Bug Eyed Betty’s, 1920 S. Hastings Way, Eau Claire

7-9pm Thu. Sep. 3

Ian Alexy

Ian Alexy Singer, songwriter, and guitarist Ian Alexy performs as a solo artist and a member of Hobo Nephews of Uncle Frank. He has eight releases on his own label CIC Records and has played hundreds of shows all over the country touching down on almost all of the lower 48 states.

Raw Deal 603 S. Broadway St., Menomonie

Cost: FREE

Age: All ages

7-9pm Thu. Sep. 3

Corey McCauley

Corey learned how to play guitar when he was twelve and lost himself in music finding himself again with a purpose between the melodies. Through meditation and with the help of some very good friends, he found his voice with a message needing to be shared.

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

Cost: FREE

Age: All ages

7-9pm Thu. Sep. 3

Liscio Quartet

Liscio Quartet is a variation of the seven piece jazz group, Liscio. This lighter side of Liscio focuses on some of the best of small combo jazz music and vocal standards. Liscio Quartet plays a variety of easy listening jazz, ballads, show tunes, seasoned with some blues mixed into the works.

From the Vine Wine Room 2526 Golf Rd., Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: 21+

7:15-8:15pm Thu. Sep. 3

Prenatal Yoga Preview

Easy movements to maintain strength and release tension to promote comfort throughout pregnancy, labor and delivery. Experience how grounding, movement, awareness of the breath, and clarity of mind can support you and your family. Opportunity to sign up for weekly classes will be provided.

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

Cost: $10

Age: All

8pm Thu. Sep. 3

Open Stage

Hosted by local songwriter Greg Fox with a ten piece band ready for you to pick up and play. Available instruments include drums, hand drums, bass guitar, electric guitar, acoustic guitar, keyboard, mandolin, plus four microphones. Happy hour…

Stones Throw 304 Eau Claire St., Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: 21+

9pm Thu. Sep. 3

Clear Water Comedy Night: Robert Fones

Robert Fones is based out of Minneapolis and has performed at the 10,000 Laughs Festival.

The Plus 208 S. Barstow St, Eau Claire

Cost: $3 (admission comes with a free drink)

Age: All ages, 18+ recommended

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

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