Events For 01/20/2017

Fri. Jan. 20

Encaustic Painting - The Fusion of Hot wax and Mixed Media

Kay Geraghty's Encaustic is an ancient medium that Greek artists used back as long ago as the 5th century BC for portraits and panels. It consists of natural bees wax and dammar resin (crystallized tree sap).

The Volume One Gallery Located inside the Local Store at the Volume One World Headquarters, 205 N. Dewey St., Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

Fri. Jan. 20

"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

Fri. Jan. 20

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

5:30-6:30am Fri. Jan. 20

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

8:30-10:30am Fri. Jan. 20

Open Freestyle Skate

Open figure skating time for all ages. All skaters must pay admission, coaches included.

Hobbs Ice Arena 915 Menomonie St., Eau Claire

Cost: $12 or City Pass

Age: All Ages

9-11:30am Fri. Jan. 20

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 Fri. Jan. 20

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

9-10:30am Fri. Jan. 20

Adult Open Stick & Puck

Open shooting time with nets and pucks for the adult hockey player. Must have own equipment, helmets with full cage required. Goalies skate free.

Hobbs Ice Arena 915 Menomonie St., Eau Claire

Cost: $6 or City Pass

Age: 18+

9:15-10:15am Fri. Jan. 20

Lily Pad Lab: Tiny Scientists – Lil’ Sprouts Cooking

You and your little one can participate together in fun, age appropriate classes bursting with hands-on activities, healthy concept learning through games, and of course, empowering your little one to create their own special healthy snacks. Classes are theme-based and one hour in length.

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

Cost: $60 for 5 weeks, Drop in $15 (call ahead)

Age: Ages 2-6

9:30-10:30am Fri. Jan. 20

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+

10-11:15am Fri. Jan. 20

Yoga Class

Continuing level yoga class appropriate for people new to yoga and for people who have practiced for a long time. Beginning with a short meditation, the class moves into poses based on the interests of the class drawing from an intelligent approach to the body.

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

Cost: $15 per class

Age: Ages 18+, Kids with a parent

10am-4pm Fri. Jan. 20

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

10:15-10:45am Fri. Jan. 20

L.E. Phillips Library: Preschool Storytime

Stories, songs and fun designed to ignite children's language and brain development.

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

Cost: FREE

Age: ages 3-6

10:30-11am Fri. Jan. 20

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

10:30-11:15am Fri. Jan. 20

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

11am-12:15pm Fri. Jan. 20

Beginning German

The eight sessions will focus on everyday topics such as greetings, family and leisure activities. AARP reports that learning a new language "can increase brain size, reduce memory lapses and even delay Alzheimer's disease." Class is intended for new learners.

L.E. Phillips Senior Center 1616 Bellinger St., Eau Claire

Cost: $16 members; $24 non-members

11am-1pm Fri. Jan. 20

Lunch Break Skate

Free Skate Rentals.

Hobbs Ice Arena 915 Menomonie St., Eau Claire

Cost: $3 or City Pass

Age: All Ages

11:30am-noon Fri. Jan. 20

Parachute Playtime

Kids ages 1-5 and grown-ups, come play with our GIANT parachute every Friday! Move, groove, sing and dance as we play games, get our hearts pumping and have a blast!

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

Cost: Free with Museum membership or admission

Age: Ages 1-5

1-6pm Fri. Jan. 20

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+

3-4:30pm Fri. Jan. 20

Modern Dance Class

This is a modern dance class based on the techniques of Martha Graham and Michael Doran. all adults are invited to join us for this restorative , strength building and inspiring class.

Dancers Studio 800 Wisconsin St., Building 13, Room 122, Eau Claire

Cost: $40 per month

Age: Adults all ages

3:30-4pm Fri. Jan. 20

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 Fri. Jan. 20

St Olaf Men's Club Fish Fry

The St Olaf Men's Club will be holding their famous All You Can Eat Fish Fry in the Father Agnew Parish Center. The Menu will feature 2 kinds of battered fish, baked fish, French fries, baked potato, vegetables, salad bar, coffee and milk.

St. Olaf Church 2407 North Lane, Eau Claire

Cost: $10 adults, $9 seniors, $4 children 5-12, free up to age 5, carryout $9

4:30-6pm Fri. Jan. 20

Teen Savvy

This new program is aimed at helping teens get ready for life in the “real world.” Over the course of this program, we will cover topics such as resumes and interview skills, cooking and other basic household skills, finances and more.

Eau Claire YMCA 700 Graham Ave., Eau Claire

Cost: $24 Members; $36 Community

Age: Ages 12-18

5-9pm Fri. Jan. 20

Friday Family Night

Something for everyone, brought to you by Group Health Cooperative of Eau Claire. Includes a youth area with dress up clothes, riding toys, building blocks, basketball, volleyball, soccer, football, large inflatables, movie and coloring, free popcorn, and more.

Eau Claire Indoor Sports Center 3456 Craig Road, Eau Claire

Cost: Family of two: $8, three: $12, four: $16, five or more: $20

5:30pm Fri. Jan. 20

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

5:30-8:30pm Fri. Jan. 20

Live Jazz: 58' Belvedere

58 Belvedere is a trio performing original compositions by Dean Granros (guitar) and group improvisation. The raw edge of Granros' guitar combined with the extraordinary drum and bass team of Dave Power and Pat Keen provides a new and unfiltered take on the idea of the jazz power trio.

The Lakely 516 Galloway Street, Eau Claire

5:30-6:30pm Fri. Jan. 20

Action Now! - Jedi Knights

Are you looking for an action-packed way to spend your Friday? Then enlist in an exhilaratingly fun program that will help you train like a champion! Join the elite rank of Jedi or superhero and take part in lightsaber training, obstacle courses, mental strengthening, and more!

Eau Claire YMCA 700 Graham Ave., Eau Claire

Cost: $24 Members; $36 Community

Age: Ages 7-11

6-8:30pm Fri. Jan. 20

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: Price varies, usually $35 or less

Age: All Ages

6:30pm Fri. Jan. 20

ECCT Presents: Murder Mystery Dinner Theatre

ECCT hosts its annual murder mystery dinner theatre. The cost includes dinner, dessert, and entertainment. This year’s show is “It’s a Murder, Don’cha Know.” There will be a cash bar. No walk-in seating available. Registration due on the Tuesday before the desired weekend.

The Oxford 1814 Oxford Ave., Eau Claire

Cost: $28 per person

7-10pm Fri. Jan. 20

Tunes at the Tasting Lounge

Every Friday you can enjoy our locally produced wines and spirits while listening to an array of local musicians. Check out Infinity Beverages' Facebook page or website before swinging down for updates and musician details.

Infinity Beverages Winery & Distillery 3460 Mall Drive, Eau Claire

Age: 21+

7-10pm Fri. Jan. 20

Live Music: Wolf Song

Introducing WolfSong, Kai Ulrica and Nikk Wolfe of Wolves at the Door on Acoustic guitars and vocals joined by Larry Past on upright bass and vocals playing Acoustic Electric Euro-gypsy rock in the country.

Acoustic Cafe 505 S. Barstow St., Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

7-9pm Fri. Jan. 20

Mediums At Large - Messages of Love and Light

An evening of messages of love and light with Onae and guest medium Susan Justice. Their hope is to give messages to everyone so join us in hopes that tonight is your night to receive a message of love, light and healing with Spirit. RSVP via Facebook on Mediums at Large or text Onae at 651-600-6840.

The Center 3701 E. Clairemont Ave., Eau Claire

Cost: Love Donation Accepted (suggested $20 donation)

7:30-9:30pm Fri. Jan. 20

Eau Claire International Folk Dancers

A weekly recreational international dance group where you dance the dances of many lands. Come and join us whenever you like. No partners necessary. Wear comfortable clothes and soft-soled, non-marking clean shoes. First Fridays of the month are specialized for beginners.

YMCA Fitness Center 206 Emery St., Eau Claire

Cost: Usually $2/night; more if live music

7:30pm Fri. Jan. 20

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

7:30pm Fri. Jan. 20

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

9pm Fri. Jan. 20

DJ Set: Jordan Duroe

Jordan Duroe is a host/DJ for 99.9 FM Blugold Radio, and he spins an expanded sampling of what you can hear on 99.9 including: modern and classic folk, Americana, punk, R & B, soul, hip-hop, and of course today's best indie rock as well as lots of local artists and bands of all genres.

The Lakely 516 Galloway Street, Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

9-11pm Fri. Jan. 20

Gallery Friday: Billy Krause + Josh Ingersoll

Singer/Songwriter Billy Krause has been performing since 1968. His live performance is a combination of his songs and stories cultivated from a life both on the road and growing up in rural Wisconsin. When not performing as a solo artist Billy plays guitar and banjo for New York Times best selling author Michael Perry in his band “The Long Beds.”

The Lakely 516 Galloway Street, Eau Claire

Cost: $5

9:30pm-1:30am Fri. Jan. 20

Live Music: Divided Highway

All four members of DH come from years of rocking smoke-filled taverns and possesses a sincere love for entertaining their fans. All four contribute to the band with amazing vocal performances with a backdrop of mind-blowing guitar, bass, keyboard and drum licks that leave audiences speechless.

O'Leary's Pub 809 W. Clairemont Ave, Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: 21+

10pm Fri. Jan. 20

Live Music: Peter Wolf Crier + BBGun

Peter Wolf Crier is a soulful indie folk and rock band that features Brian Moen (Laarks, Amateur Love) and Peter Pisano (The Wars of 1812). Doors at 8pm.

The Mousetrap 311 S. Barstow St., Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: 21+

10pm Fri. Jan. 20

Live Music: Drunk Drivers + Droids Attack

Get to the House of Rock tonight for some live jams from Drunk Drivers, Droids Attack, and more! Doors at 8pm.

House of Rock 422 Water St., Eau Claire

Cost: $7 Cover

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

Ongoing Events For 01/20/2017

karaoke/DJ, galleries, classes, etc