Events For 01/16/2017

Mon. Jan. 16

Beginner Mat Pilates

People of all ages, fitness levels, and body conditions can benefit from Pilates. Join in and improve your posture, gain whole-body toning, and enhance your body awareness.

The Yoga Center of Eau Claire 2524 Golf Road Suite 2F, Eau Claire

Cost: $60; Call, text, or e-mail to register by 1/6

Mon. Jan. 16

Intermediate Mat Pilates

People of all ages, fitness levels, and body conditions can benefit from Pilates. Join in and improve your posture, gain whole-body toning, and enhance your body awareness. Class will be taught by Anna King, certified Pilates instructor since 2003.

The Yoga Center of Eau Claire 2524 Golf Road Suite 2F, Eau Claire

Cost: $60; Call, text, or e-mail to register by 1/6

Mon. Jan. 16

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

Mon. Jan. 16

"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

5:30-6:30am Mon. Jan. 16

Bootcamp with Jodi

Join Jodi for a great morning workout Monday through Friday every week. Check out the website for more information and register with us to stay updated.

Eau Claire Sport Warehouse 2983 11th St., Eau Claire

Cost: $5 a class, first class is FREE!

Age: All Ages

6-6:30am Mon. Jan. 16

Abs & Arms

Do you have 30 minutes and want to focus on strengthening your abs and arms? To register stop by or call the Altoona Parks & Recreation Office.

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

Cost: $20/person

Age: Adults

9-11:30am Mon. Jan. 16

Family Fun Zone

Children and parents enjoy open play on the large turf field filled with numerous toys, games, sports equipment, inflatables, and dress up clothes. Organized activities are also offered at different times each morning which children may participate in if they choose or continue with open play.

Eau Claire Indoor Sports Center 3456 Craig Road, Eau Claire

Cost: $4/child, adults are FREE

Age: Families of children age 0 to 6

9-10am Mon. Jan. 16

YogaRoom Flow - All Levels Yoga

Looking for a Yoga class that checks all the boxes? This is it! You will work every part of your body building strength, fluidity and balance while linking breath to continuous movement.

The Yoga Room - Eau Claire Yoga Studio 2839 Mall Dr #1, Eau Claire

Cost: $15 Drop or Unlimited Monthly Membership only $80

10am-4pm Mon. Jan. 16

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

10-10:55am Mon. Jan. 16

Pilates Equipment Class

This class will use the Pilates apparatus called "the chair." Class is for experienced Pilates practitioners. Goal of practice is to increase overall strength, with an emphasis on the deep core muscles.

PRAJNA Pilates 705 S. Barstow Street, Eau Claire

Cost: $30, or punch card

Age: 18+

10-11am Mon. Jan. 16

Lily Pad Lab: Littlest Lab

Activities each week geared towards your child's development; songs and rhymes, busy bags, simple crafts and sensory play. We will also share skills useful during these first two years; sign language, baby yoga, feeding baby, family health and wellness, etc. Special location: Children's Museum of Eau Claire.

Lily Pad Lab 1620 Ohm Ave (In the EC Music School), Eau Claire

Cost: $40 for 6 weeks, Drop in $8 (call ahead)

Age: Age 0-2

10am-5pm Mon. Jan. 16

Works in Progress: Kayla Johnson & Alexandra MoeHagen

Alexandra MoeHagen works with ink, graphite, watercolor, acrylic, and spraypaint, often mixing together several to create the finished piece. Kayla Johnson is a self-taught photographer who finds amazing beauty in the world around her.

The Heyde Center for the Arts 3 South High St., Chippewa Falls

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

10am-5pm Mon. Jan. 16

More than Meets the Eye: Patricia Mayhew Hamm and Students

Patricia Mayhew Hamm, an experimental artist, has developed her own style through 40 years of study with the use of dramatic color, strong contrasts and sound composition. The exhibit will feature the artwork of several of her students.

The Heyde Center for the Arts 3 South High St., Chippewa Falls

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

10:15-10:45am Mon. Jan. 16

L.E. Phillips Library: Lap Tots Storytime

A storytime especially for one and two-year-olds filled with stories, songs, and parachute games.

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

Cost: FREE

Age: 1-2 year olds

10:30-11:15am Mon. Jan. 16

Lily Pad Lab: Preschool Spanish

Join us to learn Spanish through music, stories, crafts and games. Guest instructor Anita Wahl will share her talent for teaching Spanish through her fun, unique Spanish songs and chants. Each student will receive Ms. Anita’s original CD to continue learning at home.

Lily Pad Lab 1620 Ohm Ave (In the EC Music School), Eau Claire

Cost: $50 for 6 weeks, Drop in $12

Age: Ages 1-5

10:30-11:30am Mon. Jan. 16

Melody Time

This class will combine music and movement activities into a musical jamboree! Focusing on your child’s natural love for music and song, this class will encourage all to play simple instruments, sing, clap, tap, and more! Participants will enjoy musical pretend-play activities which encourage creativity, individuality, and expression.

Eau Claire YMCA 700 Graham Ave., Eau Claire

Cost: $36 Member; $48 Community

Age: Ages 3-6

11am-1pm Mon. Jan. 16

Lunch Break Skate

Free Skate Rentals.

Hobbs Ice Arena 915 Menomonie St., Eau Claire

Cost: $3 or City Pass

Age: All Ages

11:15am-12:15pm Mon. Jan. 16

Universal Yoga

Universal Yoga is an authentic system of yoga. Goals of practice include increasing strength, flexibility, balance, coordination, will power, energy level, and finding stillness of the mind. Classes are appropriate for beginners to seasoned practitioners.

PRAJNA pilates | yoga | beyond 705 S. Barstow Street, Eau Claire

Cost: $15; or punch card

Age: 16+

noon-4pm Mon. Jan. 16

Martin Luther King Jr's Day of Service

Join AmeriCorps ECLIPSE as they continue Dr. King’s legacy with a day of community service in the Eau Claire area. We will be volunteering with organizations such as The Community Table, Feed My People, Hope Gospel Mission, senior centers and more.

The Community Table 320 Putnam St., Eau Claire

Age: All Ages

12:30-1pm Mon. Jan. 16

Express Yoga

Having a hard time fitting a yoga practice into your schedule? This class is all about getting right to it.

Pure Fitness 4 You 1423 South Hastings Way, Eau Claire

Cost: $5

1-6pm Mon. Jan. 16

Community Acupuncture Clinic

Community Acupuncture Clinic open every Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, and Friday. Call ahead to reserve your place.

Classic Acupuncture 2711 Pleasant St. Suite 1H, Eau Claire

Cost: $30-$35 sliding scale fee

Age: 18+

4:15-5:15pm Mon. Jan. 16

Young Artists Studio - Painting

We invite you to explore your creativity! This art class is aimed at broadening your artistic horizons. Each session has its own focus to help you delve deeper into specific skills.

Eau Claire YMCA 700 Graham Ave., Eau Claire

Cost: $36 Members; $48 Community

Age: Ages 7-11

4:30-5:30pm Mon. Jan. 16

Chippewa Valley Ukulele Orchestra

Each meeting features lesson time for beginning and advanced students as well as a rehearsal as an ensemble. New members at all levels welcome. Students who have never played ukulele before should schedule an introductory lesson before attending.

Eau Claire Music School 1620 Ohm Avenue, Eau Claire

Cost: $12 drop-in, $30 3-pass punchcard, $25 one-time registration fee

5-6:30pm Mon. Jan. 16

Beaver Creek Book Club

“Refuge: An Unnatural History of Family and Place” follows the personal family trauma of the author while also diving into the evolution of the Great Salt Lake and the birds that call the Bear River Migratory Bird Refuge home. Read chapters 1-7 for the first meeting.

Citizen Science Center - Beaver Creek Reserve S1 Hwy K, Fall Creek

Cost: FREE, but must purchase own copy of the book

5:15-6pm Mon. Jan. 16

Sport Tykes ABC’s

Youth can feel free to run to their heart’s content. Several activitieses are planned according to the letter of focus for that week. (A = animal walks, aim, airplanes, etc.) Children learn how to take turns, follow directions, and make friends.

Eau Claire Indoor Sports Center 3456 Craig Road, Eau Claire

Cost: $80

Age: Ages 3 & 4

5:30pm Mon. Jan. 16

Prenatal Yoga at Latitude 44 Yoga Studio

This class is designed to strengthen and support your body throughout your pregnancy. Meditation, breath, and movement are used to focus on awareness and muscles that are key to a healthy pregnancy and labor. Connect with your body's innate wisdom and other moms-to-be in the area.

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

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

5:30-6:30pm Mon. Jan. 16

Universal Yoga

Universal Yoga is an authentic system of yoga. Goals of practice include increasing strength, flexibility, balance, coordination, will power, energy level, and finding stillness of the mind. Classes are appropriate for beginners to seasoned practitioners.

PRAJNA pilates | yoga | beyond 705 S. Barstow Street, Eau Claire

Cost: $15; or punch card

Age: 16+

5:30-6:30pm Mon. Jan. 16

Discover! STEM Institute - Coding

This program is designed to teach key STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering, Mathematics) topics in a fun, hands-on way. We will work together to creatively solve problems through originality and experimentation. Each session has its own dedicated focus area to enable you to concentrate on what interests you the most.

Eau Claire YMCA 700 Graham Ave., Eau Claire

Cost: $36 Members; $48 Community

Age: Ages 11-14

6-6:30pm Mon. Jan. 16

Abs & Arms

Do you have 30 minutes and want to focus on strengthening your abs and arms? To register stop by or call the Altoona Parks & Recreation Office.

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

Cost: $20/person

Age: Adults

6-7:15pm Mon. Jan. 16

Gentle Yoga

Provides all the benefits of the yoga experience at a slower, steadier pace. It helps to reduce stress, feel strong yet flexible and increase positive energy. Learn poses, breathing techniques and relaxation practice. Dress in loose-fitting clothing, bring a yoga mat or blanket and a water bottle.

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

Cost: $80 Members / $100 non-members for 10 sessions; $10 Members / $12 Nonmembers per session

6-8pm Mon. Jan. 16

Learn How to Paint in Acrylic

Professional Eau Claire artist Matt Philleo will teach you, step by step, how to paint beautiful portraits and landscapes in acrylic. You bring a photo to paint from and Matt will supply the paint, brushes, canvas, and expertise to help you create your own masterpiece you can be proud to display.

Artisan Forge Studios 1106 Mondovi Road, Eau Claire

Cost: $50 per 2 hour session; all materials provided. $200 for full 5 session course.

Age: 18+

6pm Mon. Jan. 16

Celebrating the Life and Legacy of Martin Luther King Jr

The Uniting Bridges organization and a host of area sponsors will be celebrating Martin Luther King Jr.'s legacy. There will be a variety of fabulous musical performances and informative guest speakers. Join us as we speak to racial divisions in our area by reflecting on our past and learning to heal our future.

St. James Catholic Church 2502 11th St., Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

6-8pm Mon. Jan. 16

The Paint Shack

Have fun painting on canvas. Made easy and fun as a trained instructor walks the class through the process. Also paint on wood, bags, glasses and more. Check the website for more scheduled events and classes.

The Paint Shack 2524 Golf Road Suite 2c, Eau Claire

Cost: $35

6:05-6:50pm Mon. Jan. 16

Sport Tykes Soccer

Come join in the fun and learn skills specific to dribbling, kicking, and blocking the ball. Children will get a chance to participate with others along with learning the basic rules of the game in a group setting. (Shinguards are optional). Choose Monday or Wednesday group.

Eau Claire Indoor Sports Center 3456 Craig Road, Eau Claire

Cost: $80 for 7 weeks

Age: Ages 4-6

6:15-7pm Mon. Jan. 16

PiYo

PiYo is a FUN group fitness class that use yoga and Pilates inspired moves while incorporating strength and movement all with no jumping and low impact moves that will get you results from head to toe.

Pure Fitness 4 You 1423 South Hastings Way, Eau Claire

Cost: $5

6:30-9pm Mon. Jan. 16

Eau Claire County Sheriffs Office Citizen Police Academy

The citizen police academy will be a 12-week program that will focus on classroom training, as well as give the attendees a fun, yet educational hands-on experience into some police practices.

Eau Claire County Law Enforcement Center 721 Oxford Ave #1400, Eau Claire

Cost: FREE; Encouraged to attend at least 10 of 12 sessions

Age: 18+

6:30-7:15pm Mon. Jan. 16

Bootcamp with Tess

Wind down after a long day with a good workout with our trainer, Tess, at the Eau Claire Sport Warehouse. Sign up for a memberships to have unlimited access to all of the camps and classes.

Eau Claire Sport Warehouse 2983 11th St., Eau Claire

Cost: $5 a class, first class is FREE!

Age: All Ages

6:40-7:40pm Mon. Jan. 16

Zumba with PS-Get Fit

First class is always free and we welcome all fitness levels for a 1-hour Zumba workout. $5 drop-in rate and punch cards are available, 6 classes/$25

Excite! Wellness Studio 107 N. Bridge Street, Chippewa Falls

Cost: $5

Age: All Ages

7-9pm Mon. Jan. 16

Adult Open Pickleball

A drop-in coed program for the adult pickleball player.

Delong Middle School 2000 Vine St., Eau Claire

Cost: $3 or City Pass

Age: 18+

7-9pm Mon. Jan. 16

Wine & Dine

Enjoy a food & wine pairing at Bye the Willow with wine expert William. With the purchase of a ticket you will receive a catered dinner, 4 wine pairings, discounts on the bottles of wines sampled that night, along with an educational and fun filled evening. Seating is extremely limited.

Bye the Willow 501 N. High St, Chippewa Falls

Cost: $35

Age: 21+

7-9pm Mon. Jan. 16

The World Cultural Center Invites You to a Projection of National Geographic's "Egypt Eternal: The Quest For Lost Tombs"

Exclusive access to sites linking Egypt's ancient aristocracy to Tutankhamun and Ramses II, this breathtaking program unearth treasures from Cliffside of Tombs overlooking the Nile Valley to the sprawling "Valley of the Golden Mummies". Complimentary snack and tea will be served.

Spirit Lutheran Church 1310 Main St, Eau Claire

Cost: FREE; RSVP Required

Age: All Ages

7:30pm Mon. Jan. 16

Duelly Noted

Duelly Noted is a one-of-a-kind act with both sass and class. They play all your favorite hits from the 60's to today. As a female duo, they stand out among other groups in the male-dominated dueling pianos scene. Cassondra and Jacy not only have a charismatic connection on-stage, but they are also best friends off-stage.

Mabel Tainter Center for the Arts 205 Main St. E, Menomonie

Cost: $18-25

8-11pm Mon. Jan. 16

Monday Jazz Sessions

Join UW-Eau Claire jazz faculty Michael Shults, Jeremy Boettcher, Christine Hitt and more for our Monday night jazz series, which pays homage to the long and storied tradition of the jam session. Bring your axe, call a tune, and sit in after the first set with local professionals who have played some of the country's premier jazz venues

The Lakely 516 Galloway Street, Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

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

Ongoing Events For 01/16/2017

karaoke/DJ, galleries, classes, etc