Food & Drink

7:30am-1pm Wed. Aug. 20

Downtown Eau Claire Farmers Market

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

Visual Art

9am-1pm Wed. Aug. 20

ARTmobile

The ARTmobile connects children to the visual arts with fun and relevant art projects that have an educational aspect to them. Join us at Phoenix Park for awesome projects that will inspire your whole family to create art.

Cost: FREE

Kids

9am-12:30pm Wed. Aug. 20

Vacation Bible School in Elk Mound

Join us for VBS where kids ages 4-12 will learn about God's promises and lifesaving love. Kids will enjoy games, music, lunch, skits, Bible stories, crafts and tons of fun. Go to www.vbs12.vacationbibleschool.com/cac to pre-register.

Cornerstone Apostolic Church

Age: ages 4-12

Kids

9:30am Wed. Aug. 20

Fall Creek Public Library: Wednesday Storytimes

Make friends, learn about exciting authors, and check out books to take home with your family. All our youth programs are free. A craft or activity follows the storytime. Parents must be present.

Fall Creek Public Library

Cost: FREE

Age: ages 0-5 and families

Education

9:30-11:30am Wed. Aug. 20

Learn to Use Medicare.gov Website

Do you want to access your own Medicare claims, sign-up for Medicare or change your Prescription Drug Plan in the fall? It’s just a click away. Medicare.gov provides a wealth of information for beneficiaries from how to apply for Medicare on-line to accessing your Medicare claims after they are processed.

L.E. Phillips Senior Center

Cost: FREE

Age: Senior

Education

9:30-11:30am Wed. Aug. 20

iPad Class

This class will cover basic functions, usage and applications (apps). This class is for iPad owners and those that are considering the purchase of an iPad.

L.E. Phillips Senior Center

Cost: $24, $16 members

Education

9:30am-noon Wed. Aug. 20

Hearing Aid Cleaning and Check

Make an appointment for a complimentary hearing aid clean and check. All makes and models of hearing aids will be serviced. This includes a thorough cleaning of your hearing aids, tips for maintaining your hearing aids during the summer…

L.E. Phillips Senior Center

Cost: FREE

Kids

10am-noon Wed. Aug. 20

Can You Dig It?

Come play in the dirt with us! In this program, participants will get their hands dirty through planting and caring for their own vegetable garden. We will cover topics such as composting, pollination, harvesting, canning, and more as we explore the entire growing process together.

Eau Claire YMCA

Cost: $45 Y Member | $60 Non-Member

Age: ages 9-13

Fitness

10-11am Wed. Aug. 20

Youth Yoga

Give your child the gift of the benefits of yoga: peace, strength and joy. BaredFeet offers its typical full body/mind/spirit approach. Register online or by email.

Dragonfly Dance & Wellness

Cost: $10/class drop-in or $65 for the series

Age: ages 6-11

Fitness

10:30am Wed. Aug. 20

Yoga at The Center With Amelia Daniels RYT

Offering Tuesday 5:30am beginners yoga and also a Wednesday 10:30am Intermediate yoga. Contact Amelia for more information mealsdaniels@aol.com.

The Center Eau Claire

Cost: $10 drop in fee or an 8 punch card for $64

Uncategorized

10:30am Wed. Aug. 20

Fall Creek Public Library: Pinto Bella Hoops

Pinto Bella Hoops presents an interactive, educational hula hoop program. You will learn about different types of hula hoops, see a short performance, and try them out for yourself. Pinto is a certified Hula Hoop dance and fitness instructor traveling from Boston to California to share the excitement of hula hooping with families across the country.

Fall Creek Public Library

Cost: FREE

Food & Drink

11am Wed. Aug. 20

Special Occasion Dining Day

Celebrating Birthdays & Anniversaries! Come & celebrate with others who share your special month or come and help your friends celebrate theirs. Play BINGO at 11am then enjoy lunch at noon. Senior dining program is for anyone age 60+ and their spouse) Reservations needed one day in advance.

Cost: $3.75 seniors

Age: ages 60+

Leisure

noon-5pm Wed. Aug. 20

Menomonie Farmers Market

A typical market day will feature 15-20 vendors displaying locally produced vegetables, fruits, honey, maple syrup, bison, pork, baked goods, plants, lotions and soaps, coffee, and craft items.

Education

12:15-1pm Wed. Aug. 20

Tai Chi Class

Tai chi classes will be offered at Mayo Clinic Health System – Red Cedar’s Center for Prevention & Physical Rehabilitation. No classes Aug. 4 and Aug. 6.

Cost: $25 per multi-week session

Fitness

1-2pm Wed. Aug. 20

Zumba Gold

Zumba is the world's most popular Latin inspired dance workout. Its creator, Alberto (Beto) Perez, a Colombian native, adapted a variety of Latino rhythms to an aerobics workout, making what was a boring routine, an exciting experience. Zumba…

L.E. Phillips Senior Center

Cost: $22.50, $15 members

Wellness

1-7pm Wed. Aug. 20

Summer Carnival ~ Celebrating Our First Year!

We've set aside a special day for the whole family to be seen for end of summer appointments while having some fun. Enjoy free kids games with prizes, face painting, and refreshments. Schedule online or send an email if you plan to just stop by that day for the festivities.

The Joyful Doc Clinic

Cost: Standard rates apply

Education

1:30-3pm Wed. Aug. 20

Computer Class: Level One

This is a 7-week class for persons with little experiences or in need of a refresher course. Topics include basic computer components and operations, introduction to WORD, Notepad, Wordpad; organizing files and folders, email and internet. …

L.E. Phillips Senior Center

Cost: $45, $30 members

2-8pm Wed. Aug. 20

Free skate at Slice 'n Ice

Slice N' Ice is celebrating their grand opening with FREE Skate the entire month of August from 2-8pm daily. Slice N' Ice is the U.S.'s only outdoor, public, synthetic ice rink which allows for skating all year round. Check it out near the…

Slice N’ Ice

Cost: FREE

Age: All ages

Food & Drink

4-8pm Wed. Aug. 20

Cocoa Cabal (Chocolate Martini Night)

Every Wednesday iB Artisan Winery & Distillery will feature an array of chocolate martinis and cocktails whipped up using Legacy Chocolate's delicious chocolate sipping sauce. Numerous flavors will be rotated. You'll even be able to request your own flavor concoctions (at your own risk, of course!).

Infinity Beverages Artisan Winery & Distillery

Age: 21+

Education

5:15-6:20pm Wed. Aug. 20

Belly Dance American Tribal Style(R) Beginner Classes

Sessions repeat every eight weeks; you can start any time. Plan for clothing you can move comfortably in and your bare feet. Each woman starts this dance journey at a different place in her life. We value her interest, nurture the learning process, and feed the spark that connects us to the dance. Contact Dana to coordinate class schedules, 715-577-2830 or lasaanahatatribal@gmail.com.

Dragonfly Dance & Wellness

Cost: Consider yourself our friend! Mention you saw this posting on VolumeOne and receive our special FRIEND DISCOUNT; price reduced by 1-class ($9 value) immediately upon full payment for the 8-week session. You pay $63 instead of $72 for the full session!

Age: ages 18+

Food & Drink

5:30-8:30pm Wed. Aug. 20

Summer Concert Series

Join us each Sunday and Wednesday until Labor Day for music on the deck. Local musicians bring their acoustic music to the beautiful surroundings of the Chippewa River Valley. Drinks and/or dinner with deck menu available. Music starts at 5:30pm. See website for this weeks performers.

Fanny Hill

Fitness

5:30-6:30pm Wed. Aug. 20

Z.Vida Fitness ZUMBA Classes

Join us for an exhilarating hour of fun Zumba fitness. Classes are geared to accommodate all ages and fitness levels. Throw on some comfy workout gear, grab a water bottle, and get ready for a crazy great time of burning calories while dancing among friends. Need not be coordinated to attend.

Z.Vida Fitness - Danz Kraze Studio - Banbury Place

Cost: $5

Age: ages 7+

Fitness

5:30pm Wed. Aug. 20

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

Fitness

5:30pm Wed. Aug. 20

Hillcrest Run Club

Hillcrest Run Club is a free running club open to anyone who'd like to join. We run every Wednesday at 5:30pm starting from ChiroElite Chiropractic in Altoona.

ChiroElite Chiropractic + Rehab

Cost: FREE

Music

5:30-8:30pm Wed. Aug. 20

Fanny Hill Summer Deck Entertainment: Scott Wilcox

Each Wednesday evening until Labor Day, Fanny Hill will be offering its third season of Music on the Deck. Local musicians will take the stage. Drinks and/or dinner with a special deck menu will be available.

Fanny Hill

Cost: FREE

Age: All ages

Nightlife

6pm Wed. Aug. 20

Back 40 Dining & Cocktails: Amp Quiz Trivia

A fun night of trivia. This isn't your "look at the TV screen" trivia. This is DJ-read trivia. Submit your answer before the song is done. Two rounds with half time and final questions for extra points. Free pitcher of beer for the best team…

Leisure

6-8pm Wed. Aug. 20

Introduction to Painting with Cyndi Kortbein

Come enjoy a fun & relaxing evening at the Oasis. Cyndi will help bring out your inner artist and you'll leave with a master piece of your own. No experience needed, see how simple painting can be.

Green Oasis Gardens by Greener Grass Systems Inc.

Cost: $35 includes stretched canvas and all supplies needed

Music (all ages)

6pm Wed. Aug. 20

Thorp Chamber Music in the Park

Live Music Downtown Thorp at Garrison Park on August 20th. Event starts at 6pm. Live music performed by the Weapons of Brass Destruction an Eau Claire Jazz Band. Food & beverages will be available. Event is sponsored by: Haas Sons & Northwestern Bank.

Garrison Park

Cost: FREE

Education

6-8pm Wed. Aug. 20

It's a Painting Party with Cyndi Kortbein

Join Cyndi Kortbein for a fun filled evening at Green Oasis Gardens. Her infectious personality will bring out the artist in anyone. Each class features a unique painting, be sure to check them out online. No experience is needed, come relax & have fun.

Green Oasis Gardens by Greener Grass Systems Inc.

Cost: $35, includes canvas and all supplies needed

Full Slate

6-8:30pm Wed. Aug. 20

Wine and Whimsy

Eau Claire's paint and wine experience! Wine and Whimsy is a 2.5-hour workshop with friends in front of a canvas with a glass of wine. An 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.

State Theatre

Cost: $35 (includes a glass of wine and light munchies)

Uncategorized

6:30pm Wed. Aug. 20

Ski Sprites of the Chippewa Valley

The Ski Sprites Water Ski Show Team performs regularly in the summer months and has competed in tournaments across the state since 1960.

Lake Altoona County Beach

Age: All ages

Wellness

6:30-8pm Wed. Aug. 20

Holistic Wellness

Six week class beginning July 23 to August 27; 6:30-8pm with Dr. Gurpreet Ahuja. Dr. Simi will share how inflammation leads to chronic illness, the basics of nutrition, Sugar Blues, thyroid & adrenal fatigue and what role our thoughts play in illness. Love offering taken.

Unity Christ Center

Nightlife

7pm Wed. Aug. 20

Ray's Place: Amp Quiz Trivia

A fun night of trivia. This isn't your "look at the TV screen" trivia. This is DJ-read trivia. Submit your answer before the song is done. Two rounds with half time and final questions for extra points. Free pitcher of beer for the best team…

Ray's Place

Age: 21+

Nightlife

7pm Wed. Aug. 20

Every Buddy's Bar: Amp Quiz Team Trivia

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. Some locations offer a FREE pitcher at half time for "Best Team Name."

Every Buddy's Bar

Cost: FREE

Nightlife

7pm Wed. Aug. 20

Sherri Jo's Wayside: Amp Quiz Trivia

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. Some locations offer a FREE pitcher at…

Recreation

7:30-9:45pm Wed. Aug. 20

Swing Dance Lesson and Dancing

Join in the fun with a Swing dance lesson followed by music to practice all you favorite dances. Casual attire.

Eau Claire Moose Lodge

Cost: $10

Movies

7:30pm Wed. Aug. 20

Citizen Koch

In this searing exposé on the state of democracy in America and the fracturing of the Republican Party, Academy Award®-nominated directors Carl Deal and Tia Lessin follow the money behind the rise of the Tea Party. Tickets Available on-line only at http://www.tugg.com/go/ugln9b

Carmike Oakwood 12

Music

8pm Wed. Aug. 20

Pit Wagon + Midwestern Charm

Local folk trio Pit Wagon play music fit for your front porch alongside Milwaukee's "The Midwestern Charm", playing sharp, lovable pop tunes drenched in feedback and found in the basement with a fifth of Jack.

The Fire House

Cost: FREE

Age: 21+

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Sponsored Events

Ongoing Events For 8/20/2014

Daily or Weekly Events (galleries, classes, etc)

FACESandFLAWS

Every Day until Aug. 24;

Acoustic Cafe, Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Barbara Shafer, Movement

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

Eau Claire Regional Arts Center

Cost: FREE