Events For 01/19/2017

Thu. Jan. 19

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

Thu. Jan. 19

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

Thu. Jan. 19

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

Thu. Jan. 19

"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 Thu. Jan. 19

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

9am-7pm Thu. Jan. 19

Paint-Your-Own-Face Station

Open every Thursday, visit this station to transform yourselves into creatures, animals, characters and more!

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

Cost: Free with Museum membership or admission

Age: All Ages

9-10am Thu. Jan. 19

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

9-11:30am Thu. Jan. 19

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

9:15-10am Thu. Jan. 19

Lilypad Lab: Busy Bodies

Busy Bodies is a 6 week class for all kids ages 18mos-6yrs and their adult to come have fun and move, move, move! Classes will consist of stretching, action songs, moving with props, dancing, basic tumbling, group movements and obstacle courses.

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

Cost: $40 for 6 weeks, Drop in $8

Age: Age 1.5-6

9:15-10:15am Thu. Jan. 19

Gentle Slow Flow Yoga w/ Heidi Dix

An hour of breathing, movement, and relaxation. Perfect for beginners, back health, mood management, arthritis, healthy aging and more. All ages and abilities

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

Cost: $10 drop in or $64 for 8 week session

9:30-11:30am Thu. Jan. 19

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: Ages Birth to age 5

10am-4pm Thu. Jan. 19

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

10-10:30am Thu. Jan. 19

Menomonie Public Library: Learning Together

Storytime for children birth and older. Children attend with a parent or caregiver. No registration required.

Menomonie Public Library 600 Wolske Bay Rd, Menomonie

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

10am-5pm Thu. Jan. 19

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 Thu. Jan. 19

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

10:15-10:35am Thu. Jan. 19

L.E. Phillips Library: Little Movers Storytime

For babies that love to move! Lap bounces, rhymes, songs and bubbles. Followed by social and play time for caregivers and babies.

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

Cost: FREE

Age: Age 12-24 months

10:30-11:15am Thu. Jan. 19

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 Thu. Jan. 19

Liliy Pad Lab: ABC’s for 2s and 3s

ABC’s for 2s and 3s is a fun step into exploring letters, numbers, and shapes. 2 and 3 year old children and their parents will enjoy open exploration time, songs, stories, sensory play and art.

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 2 & 3

10:30-11am Thu. Jan. 19

Teeny, Tiny Snowglobes

Create your very own teeny, tiny winter wonderland inside of a teeny tiny snowglobe. Then shake it up and get ready for a teeny, tiny blizzard. (Note: If you have extra baby food jars, feel free to bring them in for this recycled material craft.)

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

Cost: Free with Museum membership or admission

Age: All Ages

10:30-10:50am Thu. Jan. 19

Altoona Public Library: Toddler Tales

A 20-minute program of fast-paced stories and songs. For parents and their toddlers ages 18 months - 2 years. Toddler Tales occurs every Tuesday at 10:30am. Registration required.

Altoona Public Library 1303 Lynn Ave., Altoona

Cost: FREE

Age: Parents and their Toddlers

10:45-11:15am Thu. Jan. 19

Menomonie Public Library: On My Own

For children 3-5 years old. Children attend by themselves. No registration required.

Menomonie Public Library 600 Wolske Bay Rd, Menomonie

Cost: FREE

Age: Children Age 3-5

11am-1pm Thu. Jan. 19

Lunch Break Skate

Free Skate Rentals.

Hobbs Ice Arena 915 Menomonie St., Eau Claire

Cost: $3 or City Pass

Age: All Ages

11:30am-12:30pm Thu. Jan. 19

Book Bites Book Club

A brown bag lunch time book club! Meets the 3rd Thursday of the month (Jan.-May) at 11:30 am. Bring your own lunch and we'll provide coffee, tea, and cocoa. Come ready to share a favorite book and what you liked about it. The group will choose a different reading topic for each month.

Altoona Public Library 1303 Lynn Ave., Altoona

Cost: FREE

Age: Adults

noon-1pm Thu. Jan. 19

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+

12:30pm Thu. Jan. 19

PiYo Express

30 minute PiYo workout a great way to get it in during your lunch break.

Pure Fitness 4 You 1423 South Hastings Way, Eau Claire

Cost: $5

1-6pm Thu. Jan. 19

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+

1-2pm Thu. Jan. 19

Lily Pad Lab: Afternoon Adventures

Children are invited for a class designed to entertain, stimulate and exhaust your non-nappers. Have fun with art, sensory activities, do science projects, play with letters and numbers as well as provide large scale motor skills activities (obstacle courses, running games, balloon play, etc.).

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

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

Age: Ages 2-6

1:10-2pm Thu. Jan. 19

Pranayama Yoga (Breath Control)

The powerful benefits from learning breath control are often overlooked in most Western yoga classes. If you would like to gain energy, get out of the 'fight or flight' mode most of us are in from stressful lives, and prepare for meditation, then this is the class for you.

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

Cost: $15, or punch card

Age: 18+

1:30-3pm Thu. Jan. 19

Virtual Field Trip by Train

All aboard! School-age kids can join in on a special School's Out field trip. You'll design and build your very own train, and then take a trip in it to (nearly) every continent.

Chippewa Falls Public Library 105 W Central St., Chippewa Falls

3:30-4pm Thu. Jan. 19

Teeny, Tiny Snowglobes

Create your very own teeny, tiny winter wonderland inside of a teeny tiny snowglobe. Then shake it up and get ready for a teeny, tiny blizzard. (Note: If you have extra baby food jars, feel free to bring them in for this recycled material craft.)

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

Cost: Free with Museum membership or admission

Age: All Ages

4-7pm Thu. Jan. 19

Dabble Box Grand Opening

Discover the library's new makerspace, the Dabble Box. The makerspace is a DIY multi-purpose programming space to explore technology, arts, and crafts. See demos a 3D printer, vinyl cutter, sewing machines, robotics, and more, learn about future programming, enjoy refreshments, and make items to take home.

Dabble Box; First Floor of L.E. Phillips Memorial Public Library 400 Eau Claire St, Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

4:15-5:15pm Thu. Jan. 19

The Play’s The Thing

This theatre intro-class troupe will work together to creatively express through playing games, learning theatre history, refining skills, and putting on skits.

Eau Claire YMCA 700 Graham Ave., Eau Claire

Cost: $36 Members; $48 Community

Age: Ages 7-11

5-8pm Thu. Jan. 19

Winter After Hours 2017

It's about that time to get out and have some outdoor winter fun. Activities vary from ice skating, snowshoeing, winter Kubb, and snow sculptures. Ice Skate and shoe rentals are available at the park. Also, if you need a place to warm up, there's a fire pit to hang out around as well as a warming house. Don't forget about the hot chocolate, tea, and coffee, and music.

Boyd Park 1202 Fairway St. (just off of Main Street), Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: All ages

5-6:30pm Thu. Jan. 19

Restart - 5 Week Nutrition and Detox Program

The Restart Program is a 5 week program with a 3 week sugar detox built in to it. Part nutritional class, part sugar detox, and part support group.

Vitalistic Protocol, LLC 836 Richard Drive (formerly the Eau Claire Free Clinic), Eau Claire

Cost: $149.99

Age: 21+

5:30pm Thu. Jan. 19

Pound Fitness Class

Pound is an amazing FUN group fitness class that is inspired by drumming. Come rock out and work out at the same time.

Pure Fitness 4 You 1423 South Hastings Way, Eau Claire

Cost: $8

5:30-6:30pm Thu. Jan. 19

Men's Yoga

Whether you have been an athlete all your life, never stretched, and are now feeling the aches and pains; or you sit at a desk or in a car a lot; or you do physical repetitive labor all day, this is for you.

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

Cost: $15, or punch card

Age: 16+

5:30-6:30pm Thu. Jan. 19

Cooking Creations - International Cuisine

Students will get hands-on fundamental kitchen experience, learning skills such as reading and referencing recipes, ingredient identification, proper measuring technique, and more. Each session has its own special focus to help you really delve deeper into specific cuisines and skills.

Eau Claire YMCA 700 Graham Ave., Eau Claire

Cost: $36 Members; $48 Community

Age: Ages 11-14

5:30-6pm Thu. Jan. 19

Teeny, Tiny Snowglobes

Create your very own teeny, tiny winter wonderland inside of a teeny tiny snowglobe. Then shake it up and get ready for a teeny, tiny blizzard. (Note: If you have extra baby food jars, feel free to bring them in for this recycled material craft.)

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

Cost: Free with Museum membership or admission

Age: All Ages

5:30-8:30pm Thu. Jan. 19

Dinner Jazz: Jeremy Boettcher

Jeremy Boettcher has performed music throughout the world. He has toured extensively in S. Carey, traveling throughout the US, Canada, and Europe. Jeremy’s musical tastes are eclectic, and he emphasizes music that feels good, and also makes you think.

The Lakely 516 Galloway Street, Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

5:30-8:30pm Thu. Jan. 19

Late Jazz: Jeremy Boettcher Trio

Jeremy Boettcher has performed music throughout the world. He has toured extensively in S. Carey, traveling throughout the US, Canada, and Europe. Jeremy’s musical tastes are eclectic, and he emphasizes music that feels good, and also makes you think.

The Lakely 516 Galloway Street, Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

6-7:15pm Thu. Jan. 19

Bust a Move: Jazz

Come join in jazz technique classes. Kids will experience proper technique of jazz while creating new friends and great memories! 4-6 year olds dance from 6-6:30pm while 7-12 year olds dance from 6:30-7:15pm. To register or for more details, stop by or call the Altoona Parks & Recreation Office.

Altoona City Park Recreation Center 2303 Garfield Ave., Altoona

Cost: $20 or $40/Resident of Altoona; $25 or $45/Non-Resident of Altoona

Age: 4-12 years old

6-8pm Thu. Jan. 19

Winter After Hours: January 19th

It's about that time to get out and have some outdoor winter fun. Activities vary from ice skating, snowshoeing, winter Kubb, and snow sculptures. Ice Skate and shoe rentals are available at the park. Also, if you need a place to warm up, there's a fire pit to hang out around as well as a warming house. Don't forget about the hot chocolate, tea, and coffee, and music.

Boyd Park 1202 Fairway St., Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

6-7pm Thu. Jan. 19

Softball Hitting Camp with Coach Huntington

Develop that powerful swing with UWEC coach Huntington.

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

Cost: $140 for all 5 classes in December

Age: 8+

6-8:30pm Thu. Jan. 19

Wine & Whimsy

Wine and Whimsy is a workshop with friends in front of a canvas with a glass of wine. A professional 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.

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

Cost: $35

Age: All Ages

6-7pm Thu. Jan. 19

Pop.Up Yoga at Red's Mercantile

Join Red's for a 60-minute, all-levels, power vinyasa class that will help you refocus into the new year. This is a pay-what you can class - all are welcome. Bring a yoga mat and wear comfortable clothing you can move in.

Red's Mercantile 224 N Dewey St., Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

6:15pm Thu. Jan. 19

Menomonie Moose Lodge Bingo

Doors open at 6:15, Play begins at 7:30pm. Lunch served from 6:15 to intermission. Two alternating progressive Bingos.

Menomonie Moose Lodge 720 19th Ave., Menomonie

Cost: Play for as little as $4 for all 17 games

6:30pm Thu. Jan. 19

WERQ Dance Fitness

Hip Hop dance class that will have you wanting more!

Pure Fitness 4 You 1423 South Hastings Way, Eau Claire

Cost: $5

6:30-8pm Thu. Jan. 19

How to Remain Resilient in Times of Great Change

This introduction to the principle based Health Realization understanding will give you the basics for navigating life from the inside-out. The three sessions will include an introduction to these principles by Gary Johnson, along with insights from others in our community about this simple, yet powerful approach to living in a secure state of mind.

Menomonie Market Food Co-op 814 Main St. East, Menomonie

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

6:30pm Thu. Jan. 19

Pourhouse Pub Trivia

Pourhouse Pub Trivia Winter/Spring season is back. New teams welcome. Come once, or come every week. Nightly prizes and seasonal prizes.

The Pourhouse W301 Menomonie St., Elk Mound

Cost: FREE

6:30-8:30pm Thu. Jan. 19

Tattersall Distilling Cocktail Club

Tattersall Distilling's Bennett Johnson (Growler Magazine's "Best Bartender of the Year") comes to The Coffee Grounds and K Point Brewing to mix and serve three cocktails. All spirits tasted this night sold at a discounted price. Tattersall has won over 20 awards in local, state, and national competitions.

The Coffee Grounds 4212 Southtowne Drive, Eau Claire

Cost: $15; Purchase tickets online

Age: 21+

6:40-7:40pm Thu. Jan. 19

Zumba with PS-Get Fit

First class is always free and we welcome all fitness levels for a 1-hour Zumba workout.

Pinehurst Fitness 3027 N Hastings Way, Eau Claire

Cost: $5 drop-in; 6 classes for $25

Age: All Ages

7-8:30pm Thu. Jan. 19

Restart - 5 Week Nutrition and Detox Program

The Restart Program is a 5 week program with a 3 week sugar detox built in to it. Part nutritional class, part sugar detox, and part support group.

Vitalistic Protocol, LLC 836 Richard Drive (formerly the Eau Claire Free Clinic), Eau Claire

Cost: $149.99

Age: 21+

7-8:30pm Thu. Jan. 19

CVWG Presents: Is Self-Publishing For You?

Join Drs. Katherine Schneider and CeCelia Zorn-- both local, self-published authors-- as they explore the many facets of self-publishing to help you decide if it's for you. Presenters will describe the pros and cons of self-publishing, as well as offer insight on crucial author decisions, from choosing a publisher to marketing one's book.

The Classic at Hillcrest Greens 2455 Sawgrass Pl, Altoona

7-9pm Thu. Jan. 19

Live Music: Milk and Whiskey

When Jim Phillips isn't practicing alchemy in his lab on campus or spending time with his family, you can find him playing bass or guitar with Davey J and friends, Jenny and the Lost Boys or sitting in with Jenny and the Jets. Jennifer Hazen is the Jenny of The Jets and The Lost Boys.

Acoustic Cafe 505 S. Barstow St., Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

7-10pm Thu. Jan. 19

Live Music: Jacob Green

Experience the unique sound of Jacob Green, The One Man Troubadour. Jacob is a multi-string player and One Man Band. His music is described as “Foot Stomping’ blues aged and seasoned in Country Folk Roots.”

Chippewa River Distillery & Brewster Bros. Brewing Co. 402 W River St, Chippewa Falls

7:30pm Thu. Jan. 19

CVTG Presents: Doubt

Set in 1964, the principal of a Catholic school casts suspicion (without proof) on a priest in this gripping story about making assumptions, gossip, and moral certainty. Winter of the Pulitzer Prize and Best Play Tony Award

The Grand Theatre 102 W. Grand Ave., Eau Claire

Cost: Adults/Seniors $22; Youth/Students/Active Military $10

7:30pm Thu. Jan. 19

UWEC Cabaret: Unboxed

Featuring Concert Choir, The Singing Statesmen, Women's Concert Chorale, University Symphony Orchestra, and the Jazz Program.

Ojibwe Ballroom, Davies Center, UW-Eau Claire Davies Center, 105 Garfield Ave, Eau Claire

Cost: $22

8:30pm Thu. Jan. 19

Clear Water Comedy Presents: Joe Zimmerman

Joe began doing comedy in North Carolina in 2006 and toured with the Beards of Comedy from 2008-2012. He has appeared on Comedy Central, Conan, Craig Ferguson, Last Comic Standing, and has recorded his debut album "Smiling at Wolves".

The Plus 208 S. Barstow St, Eau Claire

Cost: $5 Cover

Age: All Ages (18+ Recommended)

9pm Thu. Jan. 19

Music/Karaoke at Hallie Bar & Grill

Drink, sing, and be merry. Music, music videos, and karaoke go until close. Happy Hour prices start at midnight. Fun, relaxed atmosphere.

Hallie Bar & Grill 1713 Hwy OO, Chippewa Falls

9pm Thu. Jan. 19

DJ Set: Feng

Get to The Lakely tonight for a vinyl night of record spinning by Feng Vue of Sloslylove.

The Lakely 516 Galloway Street, Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

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

Ongoing Events For 01/19/2017

karaoke/DJ, galleries, classes, etc