Events For 8/30/2016

Tue. Aug. 30

Serious Circuits

30 minutes of weights and cardio circuit training with personal Trainer Emily Balow or Josh Bafford.

Dragonfly Dance and Wellness 308 North Barstow, Eau Claire

Cost: $8

Age: 12+

Tue. Aug. 30

Zumba with Emily

A total workout combining Latin music and todays hits. Be ready to shake it and burn lots of calories.

Dragonfly Dance and Wellness 308 North Barstow, Eau Claire

Cost: $5

Age: 8+

8am-2pm Tue. Aug. 30

Eau Claire Farmers Market - Gordy's on Hamilton

Fresh and organic vegetables, flowers, herbs, and ornamental plants. Locally grown produce in season. Plenty of close parking and we will be happy to carry your purchases to the car if required.

Gordy's Market 3310 E Hamilton Ave., Eau Claire

9am-4:30pm Tue. Aug. 30

The Art of Community Supported Arts

The Eau Claire Regional Arts Council and its CSA shareholders have supported over 25 regional artists in their pursuit of careers in the arts. On display are selected works by our CSA artists past and present. This exhibit furthers the CSA's mission to support artists and collectors.

Eau Claire Regional Arts Center 316 Eau Claire St., Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

9-10:30am Tue. Aug. 30

Taste the Marieke Gouda Tour Experience

Enjoy a 1.5 hour guided tour of our barn, milking parlor and cheese making process. Sample 3 award winning Marieke Gouda cheeses at the end of the tour. 10% discount on all purchases in our store (excl. café). No appointments necessary. Same tour starts also at 1 pm every day except Sundays

Marieke Gouda and Penterman farm 200 W Liberty Drive, Thorp

Cost: $10/adults; $5/kids 6-12; FREE for kids 5 and under

Age: All Ages

9:30-11:30am Tue. Aug. 30

Play & Learn

You and your child will enjoy free play, songs, dancing, stories, crafts & snacks. Here you will find playing & learning go hand in hand. Come & experience learning through the eyes of your child.

River Source Family Center 403 High Street, Chippewa Falls

Cost: FREE

Age: Children birth to age 5

10-11:15am Tue. Aug. 30

Lap Swim

6 lanes available for the morning group, and 2 lanes for the evening shift.

Fairfax Pool 4200 Fairfax St., Eau Claire

Cost: $4.25 or Fairfax Season Pass

Age: All Ages

10-11am Tue. Aug. 30

Shallow Water Aerobics

Call the Parks & Recreation cancellation line at (715) 839-2913 to find out if a particular class has been cancelled due to poor weather conditions.

Fairfax Pool 4200 Fairfax St., Eau Claire

Cost: $4.25 or Fairfax Season Pass

Age: All Ages

10-11:15am Tue. Aug. 30

Mindful Yoga

Mindful yoga is a class designed for the yoga practitioner looking to take their practice to a more meaningful and spiritual level. Mindful yoga is about setting intentions and slowing the tempo of life down so that the practitioner is able to watch their intentions manifest and grow. Class is designed for all levels--suitable for beginners and advanced yogis alike.

Dragonfly Dance and Wellness 308 North Barstow, Eau Claire

Cost: $10

Age: All Ages

10-11am Tue. Aug. 30

Youth Yoga

Meet other youthful yogis. Yoga for kids teaches strength, confidence, peace, balance, creativity, wellness, connection, and more. No reservations required. Kids under age 4 require a parent. Bring your mat, borrow one, or just enjoy the grass. Brought to you by BaredFeet Yoga.

Carson Park, Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: Age 0-16

10:30am Tue. Aug. 30

Social Security: Your Questions Answered

Presented by Andy Cooper & Edward Jones, this educational session will cover important information about Social Security and post-employment income plans.

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

Cost: FREE

10:30-11am Tue. Aug. 30

Melted Crayon Art

Back by popular demand, celebrate back-to-school with the Children’s Museum as we melt our very own crayon art creations.

Children's Museum of Eau Claire 220 S. Barstow St., Eau Claire

Cost: FREE with Museum Membership or Admission

Age: Kids (and their grown-ups)

11am-3pm Tue. Aug. 30

Beaver Creek Reserve's Butterfly House

Come out of your chrysalis and spread your wings. The Butterfly House provides an opportunity to see a variety of native Wisconsin butterflies in their natural environment.

Wise Nature Center, Beaver Creek Reserve S1 Cty Rd. K, Fall Creek

Cost: FREE for BCR members, Non-members: Adults $3, Kids (ages 2-15) $1

Age: All Ages

11:30am-6pm Tue. Aug. 30

Grandparents Tuesdays at Fairfax Pool

Grandparents get into Fairfax Pool for FREE with child's admission or season pass.

Fairfax Pool 4200 Fairfax St., Eau Claire

Cost: FREE with children's admission

noon-8pm Tue. Aug. 30

The New Medicine Art Exhibit

This New Medicine restores vigor and vitality and is one continuous round of pleasure with 40 marvelous artworks from 10 artists. This medicine goes down easy with over 40 artworks from 10 juried artists speaking about healing and rebellion against negative connotations to medicine through sheer beauty and truth.

Galaudet Gallery 618 S. Farwell, Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

1-3pm Tue. Aug. 30

Dunn Dulcimers

All skill levels, ages, and all stringed instruments welcome.

Christ Lutheran Church 1306 Wilcox St., Menomonie

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

1:30-2:30pm Tue. Aug. 30

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. Pre-registration is required (2+ hours in advance).

Latitude 44 Yoga Studio 313 E. Madison St., Eau Claire

Cost: $15 drop-in (or membership, punch-card)

2:30-6:30pm Tue. Aug. 30

Community Acupuncture Clinic

Community Acupuncture Clinic open every Tuesday & Wednesday. Call ahead to reserve space.

Classic Acupuncture 2711 Pleasant St. suite 1E, Eau Claire

Cost: $30-$35 sliding scale fee

Age: 18+

3:30-4pm Tue. Aug. 30

Melted Crayon Art

Back by popular demand, celebrate back-to-school with the Children’s Museum as we melt our very own crayon art creations.

Children's Museum of Eau Claire 220 S. Barstow St., Eau Claire

Cost: FREE with Museum Membership or Admission

Age: Kids (and their grown-ups)

4-7pm Tue. Aug. 30

Lap Swim

6 lanes available for the morning group, and 2 lanes for the evening shift.

Fairfax Pool 4200 Fairfax St., Eau Claire

Cost: $4.25 or Fairfax Season Pass

Age: All Ages

4-7pm Tue. Aug. 30

Chippewa Falls Happy Tails Dog Park Dog Swim

Proof of current rabies vaccination required. All proceeds to benefit Happy Tails Dog Park.

Bernard F Willi Community Pool Bridgewater Ave, Chippewa Falls

Cost: $5/dog

4-6pm Tue. Aug. 30

Altoona Parks & Trails Master Plan - Dog Park Meet-up

City of Altoona is writing its first Parks, Recreation and Trails Master Plan. All are invited to attend a Park Meet-UP at Altoona Landfill to talk to City Staff and explore the possibility of a new dog park. Public input will be incorporated into ambitious vision, goals and strategies for all City Parks, Recreation Programs, and improve bicycle and pedestrian facilities.

Altoona Landfill Site 624 Saxonwood Road, Altoona

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

4:15-5:15pm Tue. Aug. 30

CREATE: An Expressive Art Group for Kids and Teens

This group will be using expressive art to help increase self-esteem and process feelings in a fun and creative environment. No experience necessary. Materials and a light snack will be provided. Ages 8-11 meet from 4:15 to 5:15, ages 12-15 from 5:30 to 6:30, and ages 16-18 meet from 6:45 to 7:45.

HopeTree Family Therapy 3521 London Rd, Suite B, Eau Claire

Cost: $25 for all age groups

Age: 8-11, 12-15, 16-18

4:30-7pm Tue. Aug. 30

The Menomonie Singers Auditions

The Menomonie Singers will hold auditions for all parts (Soprano, Alto, Tenor, Bass). No need to prepare a piece. Audition includes: range check, pitch matching, small amount of sightreading, and singing Happy Birthday or My Country Tis of Thee. Make appointment to audition.

UW-Stout Applied Arts Building 415 13th Ave. E., Menomonie

Cost: FREE

Age: 18+

5-7:30pm Tue. Aug. 30

Open Door Clinic

Free basic health care services provided to Chippewa County residents who are uninsured and have a household income of 200 percent or less of the Federal Poverty Guidelines.

The Open Door Clinic, Inc. Located at First Presbyterian Church, 130 W. Central St., Chippewa Falls

Cost: FREE admission

5-6pm Tue. Aug. 30

Mindfulness Meditation

Each session will focus on meditation anchor practices such as breath work, progressive relaxation/body scan, lovingkindness meditation, guided imagery and visualization exercises.

The Healing Place 1010 Oakridge Dr., Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

5:15-6pm Tue. Aug. 30

Turbo Kick with Steph

Get hooked on the Turbo high! With cardio kickboxing and body-sculpting dance moves choreographed to the hottest music mixes, you’ll get lean and toned—and have a blast doing it. It’s high intensity offered with options for low-impact, so no matter your fitness level, Turbo is fast-paced, and totally addicting.

Dragonfly Dance and Wellness 308 North Barstow, Eau Claire

Cost: $5, walk-ins welcome

Age: All ages

5:30-6:30pm Tue. Aug. 30

CREATE: An Expressive Art Group for Kids and Teens

This group will be using expressive art to help increase self-esteem and process feelings in a fun and creative environment. No experience necessary. Materials and a light snack will be provided. Ages 8-11 meet from 4:15 to 5:15, ages 12-15 from 5:30 to 6:30, and ages 16-18 meet from 6:45 to 7:45.

HopeTree Family Therapy 3521 London Rd, Suite B, Eau Claire

Cost: $25 for all age groups

Age: 8-11, 12-15, 16-18

5:30-6:30pm Tue. Aug. 30

Free Yoga Meet

An all levels yoga class that will allow you to relax yet still challenge you. Create a community of people who want to get moving and create a healthier community. Yoga mats are available for use.

Eau Claire Fit Lab 1514 S Hastings Way, Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

5:45-7:15pm Tue. Aug. 30

Meditation Buddhist Study Group

Interested individuals are invited to join the group to read the book Excellent at the Beginning: Discovering the Buddhist Way, by Khenpo Karthar Rinpoche. Lama Yeshe, a western monk and student of Karthar Rinpoche, teaches the class. Participants will read a section before the meeting. After a short meditation, Lama Yeshe teaches and leads the book discussion. The class is for all levels.

UU Congregation Bldg. 421 Farwell St., Eau Claire

Cost: $25/monthly no one turned away due to lack of funds

Age: All Ages

5:45-7:15pm Tue. Aug. 30

Study Buddhism with Lama Yeshe

Join Lama Yeshe, a monk in the Tibetan Buddhist tradition, for a series of weekly talks, meditation and discussion hosted by Eau Claire's Buddhist Study Group. The book Excellent at the Beginning: Discovering the Buddhist Way by Khenpo Karthar Rinpoche will be the starting point for discussion.

UU Congregational Building 421 Farwell St, Eau Claire

Cost: $25/month but no one turned away due to inability to pay

Age: All Ages

6pm Tue. Aug. 30

Amp Quiz Trivia at Gilligan'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…

Gilligan's 2542 8 1/4 Avenue, Chetek

Cost: FREE

6pm Tue. Aug. 30

Leader-Telegram Buckshot Run for Special Olympics

This 2 mile run/walk in beautiful Carson Park is ranked one of the top 10 races in Wisconsin. It’s family friendly and tough enough for the hard-core competitors. Ages 5-85 typically participate each year and average attendance for the Tuesday night race is 500 people. This 2 and 5 mile run/walk in and around beautiful Carson Park and downtown Eau Claire is ranked one of the top 10 races in Wisconsin.

Carson Park, Eau Claire

Cost: Price varies on date of registration

Age: All Ages

6-8:30pm Tue. Aug. 30

CVDGO Disc Golf Doubles at Tower Ridge

Join members of the CVDGO and other disc golfers as we gather and play 18 holes of socially competitive disc golf at Tower Ridge. Random-draw for partners then standard best-shot doubles format. Prizes for best scoring teams.

Tower Ridge Chalet 955 S 82nd Ave, Eau Claire

Cost: $5

Age: All Ages & Abilities

6-6:45pm Tue. Aug. 30

Fall Fitness

Are you ready for a heart pumping, full body, calorie burning workout? You create your own intensity levels and breaks. The instructor will provide modifications for all exercises. To register stop by or call the Altoona Parks & Recreation Office.

10th Street Recreation Center 9th St. & Bartlett Ave., Altoona

Cost: $40

Age: Adult

6:30pm Tue. Aug. 30

Paint and Sip @ Cheers Pablo

A social art event where you paint a canvas selected for that class. Classes generally last 2 to 3 hours. Come alone, bring a friend, or fill an entire class with friends. No experience necessary. Selected canvases for each class available online, or choose one from the gallery.

Cheers Pablo 2839 Mall Drive, Suite 3A, Eau Claire

Cost: $35

Age: 21+

6:30-8:30pm Tue. Aug. 30

Tuesday Night Blues: Sue Orfield Band

The Sue Orfield Band writes and plays songs that resonate with blues, funk, rock, and countrified world-beat sounds. Their music grooves with high energy and unexpected improvisations, while their compelling melodies will move you, amuse you, and even touch you.

Owen Park Bandshell/Chippewa River Trail 1st Avenue, Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

6:40-7:40pm Tue. Aug. 30

Zumba® with PS- Get Fit, LLC

Zumba with a great group where all fitness levels are welcome and no dance experience required. First class is always free, $5 drop-in and punch cards are available.

Pinehurst Fitness 3027 North Hastings Way, Eau Claire

Cost: $5

Age: All Ages

6:45-7:45pm Tue. Aug. 30

CREATE: An Expressive Art Group for Kids and Teens

This group will be using expressive art to help increase self-esteem and process feelings in a fun and creative environment. No experience necessary. Materials and a light snack will be provided. Ages 8-11 meet from 4:15 to 5:15, ages 12-15 from 5:30 to 6:30, and ages 16-18 meet from 6:45 to 7:45.

HopeTree Family Therapy 3521 London Rd, Suite B, Eau Claire

Cost: $25 for all age groups

Age: 8-11, 12-15, 16-18

7pm Tue. Aug. 30

Amp Quiz Trivia at the Eau Galle Grill & Saloon

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…

Eau Galle Grill & Saloon N383 County Road D, Eau Galle

7pm Tue. Aug. 30

Amp Quiz Trivia at Sammy's Pizza

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…

Sammy's Pizza 2812 London Rd, Eau Claire

7pm Tue. Aug. 30

ECCT Auditions: "Into the Woods"

All performers wanting to audition are asked to prepare a 30-60 second cutting from a Broadway musical. Please provide your own live or recorded accompaniment. Singing roles are available for 10 females and 7 males ages high school-adult.

The Oxford 1814 Oxford Ave., Eau Claire

7:30-11:30pm Tue. Aug. 30

Musician Gathering & Open Mic

Jeff White hosts this high quality open mic every Tuesday. Sign up at 7pm. Always a large variety of microbrews on tap. Food available.

Tomahawk Room 306 N. Bridge St., Chippewa Falls

Cost: FREE

Age: 21+

8-9pm Tue. Aug. 30

Eau Claire Game Development Meeting

Join local game developers in playtesting each other's digital and analog games while discussing game design and development. Open to everyone regardless of background or experience.

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

Cost: FREE

Age: All ages

8-9pm Tue. Aug. 30

Yin Yoga

Make this your weekly unwind. Slow and mindful work on your mat to increase flexibility, with an emphasis on the fascia/connective tissue. Focus is on letting go of stressful patterns of thinking while releasing deep tension.

The Center EC 3701 Highway 12 (E. Clairemont), Eau Claire

Cost: $10 drop in

9pm-midnight Tue. Aug. 30

Open Mic Night

The V1 reader's poll voted best open mic in the Chippewa Valley, every tuesday night. Music, comedy, and more, with half-price apps & taps from 9-midnight. It's free to attend and all ages are welcome. Sign up at 8, open mic at 9.

The Plus 208 S. Barstow St, Eau Claire

Cost: FREE admission

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

Ongoing Events For 8/30/2016

karaoke/DJ, galleries, classes, etc