Events For 08/05/2013

Mon. Aug. 5

2013 Camp Wabi

Campers will enjoy a variety of hobbies, camping activities, wellness activities, and a healthy dining menu. Camp Wabi is a partnership between the Eau Claire YMCA and Mayo Clinic Health System. Along with experienced camp counselors, the…

Camp Manitou 27960 137th Street, New Auburn

Cost: $400, register in advance

Check Venue For Hours Mon. Aug. 5

Swim Instruction

Individual, adaptive, parent-child and group sessions available.

See contact info for location details

Cost: Cost varies according to class • ages 6 months and up

Check Venue For Hours Mon. Aug. 5

Operation School Supplies

Operation School Supplies was created to make certain that all children in our schools have what they need for their school work. We collect basic classroom materials; giving each child the tools they will need to learn. This drive is…

Dropoff locations are at Kristo Orthodontics, 3902 Oakwood Hills Parkway, Eau Claire and 117 Island St., Chippewa Falls

7-9am Mon. Aug. 5

Blood Pressure/Blood Sugar Clinic

Registration not required. Meet in the Education Center.

Menomonie Mayo Clinic Health System - Red Cedar 2321 Stout Rd., Menomonie

Cost: FREE

7:30am-5pm Mon. Aug. 5

High School Transition Day Camp

This camp is for students entering 9th grade. Students will attend interactive sessions on the core ACT subjects. Additional focuses on positive habits, organizational skills, building positive relationships, and setting goals will help…

University of Wisconsin-Eau Claire 105 Garfield Avenue, Hibbard Hall 102, Eau Claire

Cost: $100, FREE to ECASD students

9-11:30am Mon. Aug. 5

Bridge to High School Math

This 5-week class is for students who have struggled with middle school math and need that extra boost to succeed in 9th grade Algebra and beyond. Through interactive, motivating activities, the course will reinforce the skills that are…

North High School 1801 Piedmont Rd., Eau Claire

Cost: $85

9am-noon Mon. Aug. 5

ACT Prep Course

Prepare for the ACTs by taking two official, retired exams, writing a sample essay, completing sample exercises, and learning test-taking strategies.

Human Sciences and Services Building, UWEC 239 Water Street, Eau Claire

Cost: $159

9-9:55am Mon. Aug. 5

Snorkel & Fin

Participants will learn the basics of underwater swimming and snorkeling. Students must be able to swim 25 yards of the front crawl before enrolling in the course.

Fairfax Pool, 4200 Fairfax St., Eau Claire

Cost: $37 (Eau Claire Area School District resident discounted fee: $7)

Age: ages 8-17

9-10am Mon. Aug. 5

Chippewa County Job Center Job Club

Each week join us for a different presentation and topic for discussion that will assist you along your job search journey. All are welcome and there is no need to RSVP.

See contact info for location details

Cost: FREE

9:30-10:15am Mon. Aug. 5

River Source Family Center: Movin' & Groovin'

Each music and movement class is filled with laughter and fun. This class promotes language and play through the use of instruments, song, and dance.

River Source Family Center, 403 High Street, Chippewa Falls

10am Mon. Aug. 5

Summer Kids Shows: Madagascar 3: Europe's Most Wanted

Alex, Marty, Gloria and Melman are still fighting to get home to their beloved Big Apple. Their journey takes them through Europe where they find the perfect cover: a traveling circus, which they reinvent - Madagascar style.

Micon Cinemas Eau Claire 3109 Mall Dr., Eau Claire

Cost: $0.25

Age: Rated PG

10am-noon Mon. Aug. 5

El Bosque Spanish Immersion Camp

Learn lots of Spanish through songs, games, stories, hands-on cooking and art projects. Go exploring in "El Bosque" (the woods) and learn the drama "Goldilocks y los 3 Osos".

El Bosque Spanish Immersion Camp 6765 189th St, Chippewa Falls

Cost: $45 other

Age: ages 5-11

11-11:55am Mon. Aug. 5

Beginning Diving

Dives taught include front dive, back dive and front somersault. Participants must have completed Level 4 swim proficiency or be able to swim 25 yards of front crawl before enrolling. Register by phone.

Fairfax Pool, 4200 Fairfax St., Eau Claire

Cost: $24 (Eau Claire Area School District resident discounted fee: $14)

Age: Ages: 9-18

noon-1pm Mon. Aug. 5

Time to Make Pickles

Your family will enjoy the taste of summer with safe, high quality quick-pack pickles (and we'll discuss genuine dills and sauerkraut too).

Cost: $5/session

12:15pm Mon. Aug. 5

Blugold Booster Golf Outing

This golf outing is a fundraiser for entire UW-Eau Claire athletics program.

Wild Ridge and Mill Run Golf Course 3905 Kane Rd., Eau Claire

1-4pm Mon. Aug. 5

Camp Summertime

This special populations camp is operated in an integrated format where all participants work with and assist each other. Activities are planned considering all abilities and encourage each individual to challenge themselves. Activities…

See contact info for location information

Cost: FREE

2pm Mon. Aug. 5

Share the Knowledge Tour feat. Max Peer

Max Peer, an Austrian long distance rider who has pedaled thousands of miles around the world, will visit UW-Eau Claire and other SAP University Alliance schools and SAP offices to share IDF’s message about accessibility and improving…

UW-Eau Claire Davies Center University of Wisconsin-Eau Claire, Eau Claire

3:30pm Mon. Aug. 5

LEGO Club

Participate in Lego-related activities for a half-hour then free play the second half-hour. Personal toys and legos must stay at home, please. Registration is not required.

Fall Creek Public Library 122 E Lincoln Ave, Fall Creek

Age: ages 5+

3:45-5pm Mon. Aug. 5

Mayo Clinic Diet

Meet in the Education Center. Register by July 8. No class September 2.

Menomonie Mayo Clinic Health System - Red Cedar 2321 Stout Rd., Menomonie

Cost: $110

4:30-5pm Mon. Aug. 5

Swan Lake Ballet Class for Ages 4-6

Enjoy ballet classes in a local classical ballet dance studio owned and operated by Ballet Master Ganna Kotenko. Drop-ins welcome when space is available.

Swan Lake Ballet Studio Banbury Place Bldg 13 Ste 122, Eau Claire

Cost: $3 per child per class / $14 for 5 classes / $23 for 9 classes

Age: ages 4-6

5-6pm Mon. Aug. 5

Swan Lake Ballet Class for Ages 6-8

Enjoy ballet classes in a local classical ballet dance studio owned and operated by Ballet Master Ganna Kotenko. Drop-ins welcome when space is available.

Swan Lake Ballet Studio Banbury Place Bldg 13 Ste 122, Eau Claire

Cost: $8 per child per class / $36 for 5 classes / $55 for 9 classes

Age: ages 6-8

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

Z. Vida Fitness Classes

Z. Vida Fitness is a partnership between licensed Zumba fitness instructors Cindy Peterson and Monika Waloway. They have teamed up to bring you an exhilarating one-hour fitness class accommodating all ages and fitness levels. Join them as…

Danz Kraze Building 4/6, Suite 205, 800 Wisconsin St., Eau Claire

Cost: $5, no membership required

Age: all ages

5:30-8:30pm Mon. Aug. 5

Open Mic Hosted by John Nielsen

Join us on the deck overlooking the Chippewa River. John Nielsen hosts the most amazing open mic. Bring your voice, guitar, or whatever your talent is. Don't perform? No problem, the deck bar is open with drink and food specials, come join us for a night of wonderful entertainment.

Fanny Hill 3919 Crescent Ave, Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

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

Weight Loss Challenge

Join one of our newest Weight Loss Challenges and get the support, education, and motivation that you need to be successful! Call to get more details on class days and times. Lose weight, feel great and win prizes! What do you have to lose? Contact Kalie at kaliemc@yahoo.com to get registered.

5:45-6:45pm Mon. Aug. 5

Boot Camp - Women Only!

We Empower Women to Be Strong, Healthy, Confident, and Beautiful and to Find Their Inner Beauty and Power Within Themselves. We are Fitness Professionals with Over 21 years of Combined Experience: Boot Camps, Personal Training, Nutritional Guidance, and Weight Loss Coaching.

Eau Claire, Eau Claire

6-7pm Mon. Aug. 5

Fitness Yoga

Feel exhilarated with yoga movement seasoned with a fitness flair. increase flexibility, range of motion and strength while learning lifelong stress management techniques. Beginner to Intermediate. Yoga experience helpful but not required. Bring a yoga mat, enter from Nimitz St. door.

Peace Church 501 E Fillmore, Eau Claire

Cost: $5

6-8pm Mon. Aug. 5

Chippewa Falls Citywide Vacation Bible School

Children going into Kindergarten through 5th grade are welcome. Join us for games, snacks, music, Bible stories, & more. Register online or by phone.

Irvine Park Bandshell, Chippewa Falls

Cost: grades K-5

6-7:30pm Mon. Aug. 5

Rep. Wachs Office Hours

State Representative Dana Wachs (D-Eau Claire) will hold office hours at the L.E. Phillips Memorial Public Library in Eau Claire. Rep. Wachs will be available to discuss a number of legislative issues, including the 2013-2015 state budget or…

L.E. Phillips Memorial Public Library 400 Eau Claire St, Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

6:15-7:15pm Mon. Aug. 5

Summer Youth Yoga with BaredFeet

Basic yoga poses and the joy of accomplishment. A class that encourages inner peace, respect, listening, slowing down, building tone & alignment, and playing fun games using our imagination! Lynn tells stories & brings rocks. No mat needed. Drop-ins welcome.

Cost: $8/class, all 6 for $40

Age: ages 6-13

6:15-7:15pm Mon. Aug. 5

Summer Youth Yoga with BaredFeet

Basic yoga poses and the joy of accomplishment. A class that encourages inner peace, respect for each other, listening, slowing down, building tone and alignment, and playing fun games using our imagination! Lynn tells stories and brings…

308 N. Barstow Street, Eau Claire, Wisconsin

Cost: $8/class, all 6 for $40

Age: ages 6-13

6:30-7:30pm Mon. Aug. 5

BridalFit

Are you the bride to be, mother of the bride, or a bridesmaid in a wedding? Join us for a 60 min class designed tone, center, and prepare your body for any challenges your wedding may bring you. Combining the best of both worlds with Yoga and CrossFit. and CrossFit. Don't bother with the mascara!

FitELITE 3420 Mall Drive, Eau Claire

Cost: Drop-In $15 per session, 5 sessions $75, 10 sessions $130, 20 sessions $240

6:30-7:30pm Mon. Aug. 5

Trailblazers Running Instruction

Participants will be introduced to cross country running. Students will have the opportunity to get in shape, work out with friends, and compete in an organized race. Each participant will receive a T-shirt. Call for details and to…

Hank Aaron Plaza in Carson Park, Eau Claire

Cost: $46 (Eau Claire Area School District resident discounted fee: $16)

Age: Ages: 8-13

6:35pm Mon. Aug. 5

Eau Claire Express Baseball

Jun. 2-3 vs. Wisconsin Woodchucks; Jun. 6-7 vs. Green Bay Bullfrogs; Jun. 8-9 vs. Madison Mallards; Jun. 14-16 and 20 vs. La Crosse Loggers; Jun. 21-23 vs. Wisconsin Rapids Rafters; Jun. 25-26 vs. Lakeshore Chinooks; Jul. 2-3 vs. Lakeshore…

Carson Park Carson Park Dr., Eau Claire

Cost: $6, $8 reserve grandstand, $10 reserve box seats, $25 fan deck, and season tickets available

7-9pm Mon. Aug. 5

Bradley Method Natural Childbirth Classes

Twelve week Natural Childbirth Class Series offered in our home in Altoona. Please see www.bradleybirth.com/amandagunderson for more information.

See website for location info

8pm Mon. Aug. 5

The Shoot Tour: American Head Charge + Blue Felix + Dead Horse Trauma + Entropy O.A.C.

American Head Charge burst onto the national scene in 2001 with their Rick Rubin-produced debut The War of Art. Aggressive, strange, cathartic, dangerous and, perhaps most importantly, different, they blend industrial grind with the tripped-out melodic experimentation. Doors at 7pm.

House of Rock 422 Water St., Eau Claire

Cost: $17, $14 advance

Age: 21+

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

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