Events For 01/08/2017

Sun. Jan. 8

Christy Skuban - Wall Sculptures

Christy Skuban is a local multi media artist who received her formal training in Chicago and New York City. She describes her jewelry as colorful and fun little wearable sculptures. She continued to develop her skills in felt making and mixed media wall hangings and sculpture.

Tangled Up in Hue 416 S. Barstow St., Eau Claire

Sun. Jan. 8

Chippewa Youth Hockey Tournament

With two full sheets of ice, full concession stand, heated viewing area and more. See contact info for additional details or to learn how to register a team. Different age brackets compete during different weekends. Check the online schedule for a complete list of who plays and when.

Chippewa Area Ice Arena 839 First Ave., Chippewa Falls

Sun. Jan. 8

"Approaching the Mystery" Cameron Anderson

Although he was trained as a painter, Cameron Anderson now considers himself more of a "maker". He works with wood, steel, amber shellac, and spray paint.

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

Cost: FREE

8:30am-6pm Sun. Jan. 8

Eucharistic Miracles of the World Exhibition

The Vatican International Exhibition of the Eucharistic Miracles of the World will be in Eau Claire in January. The exhibit is free and all faiths are welcome.

Sacred Heart of Jesus - St. Patrick Parish Center Cafeteria 322 Fulton Street, Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

9am-noon Sun. Jan. 8

If The Shoe Fits Adult Dance Classes

Classes in dance basics ranging from basic movement and strengthening to ballet and tap fundamentals. These classes are ideal for adults who never took classes when they were younger, but still want to learn how to dance. No experience required.

If The Shoe Fits Dance Studio 102 W Grand Ave, Eau Claire

Cost: $50-$90 per month

Age: Age 17+

9-10:30am Sun. Jan. 8

Custom Power Vinyasa

These classes are for all levels. See full class description online.

Pure Fitness 4 You 1423 South Hastings Way, Eau Claire

Cost: $5

9:30am-3:30pm Sun. Jan. 8

Make Your Own Snowshoes

Make your own snowshoes in this two-day workshop. Choose from three styles. All shoes are laced with tubular nylon, which is comfortable to work with, and has great strength when varnished. Registration and full payment required by 11/11 for Dec. session or 12/16 for the Jan. session.

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

Cost: Friends $160; Nonmembers $170

10am-4pm Sun. Jan. 8

Wellness Days for Hmong Elders

Each 4-hours wellness days includes an exercise class, healthy lunch, health-related presentations, and unstructured social time. The goal is to enhance Hmong elders' quality of life by providing programming that reduces social isolation, increases physical and mental health literacy, and improve English proficiency.

Boys and Girls Club of the Greater Chippewa Valley, Mary Marquart Center 201 E Lake St, Eau Claire

10am-3pm Sun. Jan. 8

Red Cedar Train Show

25,000 sq ft area for train layouts and vendors. Co-sponsored by Southern Valley Railway Colfax Railroad Museum.

UW Stout Johnson Field House 220 13 Ave E, Menomonie

Cost: $5 per person 10 and under free

Age: All Ages

noon Sun. Jan. 8

Flying Eagles Invitational 2017

A divisional ski jumping tournament featuring young competitors throughout the Midwest (generally U8-U20; ages 3-4 to about 16-17). Concessions and heated clubhouse available. There will be a Nordic combined event after the ski jumping. Hill usually opens at 9am. Event usually starts at noon.

Mt. Washington Ski Hill Menomonie St and Mt. Washington Ave., Eau Claire

Cost: FREE to spectators

noon-1pm Sun. Jan. 8

Roll-Release-Revive Foam Rolling Workshop

Explore all the benefits of self myofascial massage in this 1 hour session. Self-myofascial release is a fancy term for self-massage to release muscle tightness using trigger points. You will be guided to work with a foam roller and tennis balls to find more comfort.

The Yoga Room Eau Claire's Yoga Studio 2839 Mall Dr, Eau Claire

Cost: $20 drop in rate or $10 for The Yoga Room members.

Age: 16+

1:30pm Sun. Jan. 8

ECCT Presents: Freak the Mighty

Thirteen-year-old Max has a learning disability and is big for his age. Fellow eighth grader Kevin is a genius with a birth defect that affects his growth. When Kevin moves next door to Max, the two strike up an unlikely friendship, embarking on quests and discovering that being "different" isn't always so bad.

The Oxford 1814 Oxford Ave., Eau Claire

Cost: Ticket Price TBA

Age: All Ages

2-3:30pm Sun. Jan. 8

Southside with You

Enjoy films from independent producers. From Executive Producer John Legend comes Southside with You the touching and inspirational true love story of the romantic first date between President Barack Obama and the First Lady.

Menomonie Public Library 600 Wolske Bay Rd, Menomonie

Cost: FREE

2:30-3pm Sun. Jan. 8

Indoor Snowball Fight & Launch

You won't need your mittens for this indoor snowball fight. Engineer your very own "snowball" launcher, be it slingshot, catapult or tower. Then man (or woman) your battle stations and get ready to aim and freeze.

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

Cost: Free with Museum membership or admission

Age: All Ages

3-5pm Sun. Jan. 8

Eat Farm to Freezer to Table, Together

Together Farms freezer meal workshops bring top quality meat and veggies. Together to create convenient, health-promoting meals that are ready as soon as you need them.

Together Farms w93 Norden Rd., Mondovi

Cost: $100 Deposit

3:15-4:15pm Sun. Jan. 8

Introduction to Hockey

Interested in the sport of hockey? This is the perfect opportunity for young players with limited skating experience to be introduced to hockey through guided play on indoor ice. Participants will be divided into teams each night and allowed to play. Instructors will give minor instruction as the games progress. Participants will need hockey skates, stick, and helmet.

Hobbs Ice Arena 915 Menomonie St., Eau Claire

Cost: Program Fee: $40; City Resident Discounted Fee: $30

Age: Ages 5-10

3:30pm Sun. Jan. 8

Packer Pot Luck Party

There will be door prizes throughout the game with a great Leine's Bar Sign at the end of the game. Drink specials and more. Bring a dish to share and free pizza at half-time.

The Pourhouse W301 Menomonie St., Elk Mound

Cost: FREE

5-6:15pm Sun. Jan. 8

Learn to Skate Winter 2017

30 minute group instruction & 15 minute practice skating. Skaters must bring their own equipment. Parents must be present during practice. Lessons from 5-5:30pm OR 5:45-6:15pm, with a 15 minute practice open skate intermission from 5:30-5:45pm.

Hobbs Ice Arena 915 Menomonie St., Eau Claire

Cost: $85 includes instruction, ice time, Learn to Skate USA Basic Skills Book, Basic Skills enrollment, & Badges

Age: Age 3+ (adults)

6-8pm Sun. Jan. 8

Cultivating a Mindful Life: 6-Week Mindfulness Course

If you're feeling overwhelmed, stressed, or exhausted, then relax with this six-week course in mindfulness practice. This course introduces practices to bring calm, clarity, and peace to daily life by successfully managing the constant buzz associated with endless tasks, worries, and endless responsibilities.

The Center 3701 E. Clairemont Ave., Eau Claire

Cost: $150 before Dec. 27th; $200 after Dec. 27th.

6:15-8:30pm Sun. Jan. 8

Rink Rat Hockey

Mite/Squirts (ages 7-10): 6:15pm-7:15pm; Peewee/Bantam (ages 11-14): 7:30pm-8:30pm. Open hockey time for youth players by age. Must have full equipment. Age 15+ not permitted to skate in Rink Rats.

Hobbs Ice Arena 915 Menomonie St., Eau Claire

Cost: $3 or City Pass

Age: Ages 7-14

6:30-8:30pm Sun. Jan. 8

General Open Skate

Adult Skate Rental: $3 (or City Pass), Youth Skate Rental: Free

Hobbs Ice Center 915 Menomonie St, Eau Claire

Cost: $6 or City Pass

Age: All Ages

8:45-10:15pm Sun. Jan. 8

Adult Open Hockey

A drop-in coed program for the adult hockey player. Skaters divide into teams for pick-up games. Must have full equipment. Goalies skate free.

Hobbs Ice Arena 915 Menomonie St., Eau Claire

Cost: $6 or City Pass

Age: 18+

8:45-10:15pm Sun. Jan. 8

Adult Open Broomball

A drop-in coed activity for adult broomball players. Players divide into teams for pick-up games. Must have own helmet, sticks and balls provided.

Hobbs Ice Arena 915 Menomonie St., Eau Claire

Cost: $6 or City Pass

Age: 18+

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

Ongoing Events For 01/08/2017

karaoke/DJ, galleries, classes, etc