Events For 02/08/2017

Wed. Feb. 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

Wed. Feb. 8

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

5:30-6:30am Wed. Feb. 8

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

9-10am Wed. Feb. 8

Dance Inspired Exercise

Dance Inspired Exercise for adults of all ages with no dance experience. A meditative experience that builds core strength while easing tension. The class consists predominantly of stretches on the floor. Based on Martha Graham technique.

Dancers Studio 800 Wisconsin St. (Banbury Place, Building 13 - Room 122), Eau Claire

Cost: $40 per month

Age: Adults

9-10am Wed. Feb. 8

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

9:15-10:15am Wed. Feb. 8

All Levels Yoga

An hour long class designed for yoga practitioners of all levels, even beginners. In All Levels Yoga we will start with the most gentle and simple version of each posture and build on that as you feel comfortable, making it easy for you to choose your own level of intensity during class.

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

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

9:30-10:30am Wed. Feb. 8

St. Mark Kids Power Hour

Kids ages 0-5 and their caregivers are invited to this free program. Hear bible stories, sing songs, make a craft and enjoy a snack. There is also lots of time to play.

St. Mark Lutheran Church and School 3307 State Street, Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: Kids 0-5 and their caregivers

9:30-10am Wed. Feb. 8

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

9:30-11am Wed. Feb. 8

Bloomer Playgroup

This parent & child playgroup offers fun & playful opportunities for families to connect through music & story time, crafts & healthy snacks. Plus, each family receives one free book each month.

Bloomer Area Aquatic & Recreation Center 1731 17th Avenue, Bloomer

Cost: FREE

Age: Birth to age 5

10am-4pm Wed. Feb. 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 1005 Oxford Avenue, Eau Claire

10-11am Wed. Feb. 8

Beginning Yoga

Classes are appropriate for beginners with an emphasis on the senior population. Goals of practice include increasing strength, flexibility, balance, coordination, will power, energy level, and finding stillness of the mind.

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

Cost: $15, or punch card

Age: 18+

10am-5pm Wed. Feb. 8

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 Wed. Feb. 8

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

10-11am Wed. Feb. 8

Medicare and Your Options

Looking for the peace of mind a Medicare Supplement insurance policy can provide? Learn about the different parts of Medicare and what your options are.

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

Cost: FREE

10:15-10:35am Wed. Feb. 8

L.E. Phillips Library: Bouncing Babies Storytime

20 minutes of lap rhymes, songs, parachute fun and bubbles! Followed by play and social time for babies and parents.

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

Cost: FREE

Age: Age 0-12 months

10:15-10:45am Wed. Feb. 8

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

10:30-11:15am Wed. Feb. 8

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

10:30-11am Wed. Feb. 8

Altoona Public Library: Preschool Storytime

Thirty minutes of great stories, songs, and fingerplays. For children ages 3 - 5 years who are able to independently sit for a 3- minute session.

Altoona Public Library 1303 Lynn Ave., Altoona

Cost: FREE

Age: Ages 3-5

11am-1pm Wed. Feb. 8

Lunch Break Skate

Free Skate Rentals.

Hobbs Ice Arena 915 Menomonie St., Eau Claire

Cost: $3 or City Pass

Age: All Ages

1-6pm Wed. Feb. 8

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+

1:30-2pm Wed. Feb. 8

Altoona Public Library: Preschool Storytime

Thirty minutes of great stories, songs, and fingerplays. For children ages 3 - 5 years who are able to independently sit for a 3- minute session.

Altoona Public Library 1303 Lynn Ave., Altoona

Cost: FREE

Age: Ages 3-5

3-5pm Wed. Feb. 8

Optimum Studio at Optimum Therapies - Open House & Ribbon Cutting Ceremony

Optimum Therapies is proud to present the Optimum Studio with an Open House & Ribbon Cutting Ceremony on Wednesday, February 8 at 3:00pm. At the Optimum Studio Reveal Your Best Self with: Tai Chi, Pilates Fundamentals with Props, Barre Fitness, or TRX

Optimum Therapies, LLC 517 E. Clairemont Ave., Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

4:30-5:30pm Wed. Feb. 8

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+

5:30pm Wed. Feb. 8

Barre Express

30 minute barre workout that will get your legs shaking and in toning action.

Pure Fitness 4 You 1423 South Hastings Way, Eau Claire

Cost: $6

5:30-8pm Wed. Feb. 8

Beginning Calligraphy

Learn the basics of the Italic alphabet to letter poems, address envelopes, make unique gifts, personalize items, etc. It's fun and easy, even for left-handers. Materials provided. Instructor: Vicki Casper

Arts Coming Together: School of the Arts 107 Wilson Court, Menomonie

Cost: $35

Age: 16+

5:30-6:30pm Wed. Feb. 8

Strong by Zumba with Tara and Emily

Strong by Zumba is a high intensity, music driven fitness class that will push you beyond your perceived limits. The music was crafted to drive intensity in a challenging progression that provides a total body workout.

Danz Kraze 800 Wisconsin St. (Banbury Place, Bld 4/6 - Suite 205), Eau Claire

Cost: $35 for 6-week session OR $7 drop-in

Age: 16+

6:15-8:30pm Wed. Feb. 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

6:15-7pm Wed. Feb. 8

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

6:15pm Wed. Feb. 8

Destination Yoga Leinie Lodge

Head out on an adventure and join Latitude 44 Yoga Studio at the Leinie Lodge. An all levels 45 minute yoga class lodge followed by beer tasting with your fellow yogis. The cost of the event includes yoga, beer tasting, and after hours access to the lodge. Bring a yoga mat.

Leinenkugel's 124 E. Elm St., Chippewa Falls

Cost: $15 ($12 members)

Age: 21+

6:30-8:30pm Wed. Feb. 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

6:30-9pm Wed. Feb. 8

Indoor Open Swim

Children 8 years old or younger must be accompanied by a responsible supervisor at least 13 years of age in order to be admitted.

Delong Middle School 2000 Vine St., Eau Claire

Cost: $3 or City Pass, FREE for children 2 and under

Age: All Ages

6:30-7:15pm Wed. Feb. 8

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

6:30pm Wed. Feb. 8

Human Trafficking in the Chippewa Valley and Beyond

Jodi Emerson, is the Director of Public Policy and Community Relations at of Fierce Freedom. Her work with Fierce Freedom allows her to bring a voice to the voiceless and share the stories with those that are able to make the changes we need in our society.

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

6:30-8pm Wed. Feb. 8

North River Fronts Neighborhood Meeting

The North River Fronts Neighborhood is hosting our first meeting for 2017! It's going to be a busy year! Weigh in on plans for the Forest St. Green Space from Eau Claire Utilities Director Jeff Pippenger. Learn about new neighborhood policing from Officer Tim Golden. Then get updated on the Neighborhood Plan that is nearing completion.

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

Cost: FREE

6:30-8pm Wed. Feb. 8

LGBTQ+ All Ages Happy Hour + Trivia

Join us for All Ages Happy Hour where various Chippewa Valley LGBTQ+ organizations will be on hand to share opportunities for involvement. The Plus will give a FREE beverage ticket to everyone who attends and there will be a $5 pizza buffet! Then stick around for Clear Water Comedy Trivia at 8pm!

The Plus 208 S. Barstow St, Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

6:30-8pm Wed. Feb. 8

Musky Tank Mixer: Marketing. Selling, and Branding

Attend this mixer to learn from local experts how to conduct the most effective market research and accurately price your product or service. Learn how to develop your product and company brand, and get the word out to customers, leveraging conventional and social media means.

The Local Lounge 2106 N Clairemont, Eau Claire

7-9pm Wed. Feb. 8

Adult Open Basketball

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

Eau Claire North High School 1801 Piedmont Rd., Eau Claire

Cost: $3 or City Pass

Age: 18+

7-9pm Wed. Feb. 8

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+

7pm Wed. Feb. 8

Poker Night at Big T's

4 weeks to qualify then BIG tournament with lots of extra prizes & cash to be won. One free beverage weekly for all players. Test your skills.

Big T's 2007 3rd St, Eau Claire

Cost: $25 buy in; 12 week format

7pm Wed. Feb. 8

Pourhouse Dart League

Laid back atmosphere, lots of great people, and regulars and new players each season. $15/person for season fee (plus game cost). All levels welcome, must register by Jan. 9th. 2 person teams. Call to register or stop-in.

The Pourhouse W301 Menomonie St., Elk Mound

Cost: $15

Age: 21+

7-9pm Wed. Feb. 8

Jazz Session

Join us for a night of jazz and improvised music with host, Josh Gallagher. The Wednesday night jazz sessions bring new guests each week, drawing from the large talent pool of the Chippewa Valley. Jazzers are welcome to bring their horn and sit in on a tune or two.

Acoustic Cafe 505 S. Barstow St., Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

7:30-9pm Wed. Feb. 8

The Right Mix: Diversity + Inclusion at Work

An interactive workshop to examine what organizations do to create diverse and inclusive workplaces. Learn about recruiting and hiring with care; building engagement, community and involvement; developing and enforcing dress codes, understanding Affirmative Action compliance, and identifying training needs.

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

Cost: FREE

7:30-9:45pm Wed. Feb. 8

Swing Dance Lessons

Learn to swing dance. Beginning foundational steps followed by intermediate steps will be taught along with leading and following skills. Join in the fun and try dancing. Bring casual attire.

Eau Claire Moose Lodge 3606 Curvue Rd, Eau Claire

Cost: $12 per person

8-10pm Wed. Feb. 8

Comedy: Dave Ahdoot

Dating can be funny. Comedian Dave Ahdoot is here to tell you why, and how. Using his experience and tons of audience participation, Dave has crafted a show all about dating.

UW-Stout Memorial Student Center, Great Hall 302 10th Ave E, Menomonie

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

8pm Wed. Feb. 8

Live Music: Jake Arnold Big Band

Swing down to the Cabin for some Big Band tunes provided by The Jake Arnold Big Band.

The Cabin UWEC Davies Center, Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

8:45-10:15pm Wed. Feb. 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 Wed. Feb. 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+

10:30pm Wed. Feb. 8

All Levels Tai Chi

These weekly 1-hour classes will cover basic tai chi warmups, also known as “qi gong,” in a mellow, beginner-friendly setting. Benefits to mind and body include states of calm, deepened breathing, improved physical and emotional balance, and greater vitality.

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

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

Ongoing Events For 02/08/2017

karaoke/DJ, galleries, classes, etc

Events with Tickets

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