Kids

Check Venue For Hours Mon. Dec. 22

Santa is Here

Event Description: Come Visit Santa That’s right! Santa Claus himself will be working in the Playhouse and would love to spread his cheery, holiday joy! Children will be able to visit with Mr. Claus throughout each day in his special…

Education

9:30am-3pm Mon. Dec. 22

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

Education

9:30-10:15am Mon. Dec. 22

Movin' & Groovin'

Each Movin' & Groovin' class is filled with excitement and adventure. You will witness your child's developmental evolution in language, listening, and self-esteem. Watch all of this take place in an environment that promote imagination and play through the use of instruments, song, and dance.

River Source Family Center

Cost: FREE

Leisure

10am-9pm Mon. Dec. 22

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

Visual Art

10am-5pm Mon. Dec. 22

Pottery, Art, Jewelry, and Gifts

Caradori Pottery 28th Annual Holiday Open House. Join the artists and craftspeople for drinks and hors d'oeuvres on Sat., Dec. 20. New work by David Caradori, Matt Bloss, Willem Gebben, Susan O'Brien, Joel Klink, Mel Sundby, Alan Servoss, Andy Schafer, Paige Nankivil, and Anita Thompson.

Caradori Pottery

Cost: FREE

Kids

1-4pm Mon. Dec. 22

Come and Play Days

An afternoon of games and activities at all four rink locations. Come and go as you please. Join our rink staff as they lead children in skating races and relays, as well as, board games and crafts in the warming house. Boyd Rink (1202…

Education

5-7pm Mon. Dec. 22

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

Food & Drink

5-7:30pm Mon. Dec. 22

Dinner with Santa

Bring your camera and join Santa for a special evening. Childrens buffet with their favorites and adult items also. Santa will be doing a show on the stage in the Crescent room once an hour and there will be plenty of lap time for the kids to tell him what they want for Christmas. Reservations are required.

Fanny Hill

Fitness

5:30pm Mon. Dec. 22

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. Dec. 22

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. Dec. 22

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. Dec. 22

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

Movies

6pm Mon. Dec. 22

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

Fitness

6:15pm Mon. Dec. 22

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. Dec. 22

Joyful Yoga!

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

Eau Claire Therapy & Fitness

Cost: $10 /class

Fitness

7pm Mon. Dec. 22

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

7:30-8:30pm Mon. Dec. 22

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

Full Slate

7:30pm Mon. Dec. 22

Home Free

When country a cappella band Home Free was crowned Season 4 Champions of NBC's The Sing-Off this past December, their victory was by no means the beginnings of a career for the five country stars from Minnesota. Rather it was a satisfying…

State Theatre

Cost: $20-$30

Music

8-11pm Mon. Dec. 22

Live Band Karaoke with Jenny and the Jets

Jenny and the Jets is a karaoke band with Lucas Fischer on guitar, Billy Angell on keyboards, Bentley Harder on bass, and John LeBrun on drums, and local music blogger, Jennifer Hazen.

Pizza Plus

Cost: FREE

21 total

Ongoing Events For 12/22/2014

Daily or Weekly Events (galleries, classes, etc)

Head vs. Heart

Every Day until Jan. 6 2015;

L.E. Phillips Memorial Public Library

Cost: FREE

Barbara Shafer, Movement

Every Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday until Jun. 1 2015, 9am-4:30pm;

Eau Claire Regional Arts Center

Cost: FREE