Events For 02/09/2017

Thu. Feb. 9

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 Thu. Feb. 9

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 Thu. Feb. 9

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. Feb. 9

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. Feb. 9

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. Feb. 9

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

9:15-10:15am Thu. Feb. 9

Gentle Slow Flow Yoga

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 8 week session for $64

9:30am Thu. Feb. 9

MOMS Club of the Eau Claire Area

Are you an at-home mom? Come to the monthly planning meeting for MOMS Club Eau Claire-North. Learn about how MOMS Club helps at-home moms socialize, make friends, plan activities, go on field trips, and share in the joys of being an at-home…

Hope Lutheran Church 2226 Eddy Ln., Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

9:30-11:30am Thu. Feb. 9

Snowshoe Hike for Elder Explorers

Join a Beaver Creek Naturalist for a snowshoe hike! It's a great chance to explore the winter woods and get some exercise too! Participants should expect a moderately strenuous outing, over uneven terrain, with a one mile hike. Wear your winter clothes and boots. Rent snowshoes for $3/pair.

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

Cost: Friends $3/session; Nonmembers $5/session

Age: 55+

9:30-11:30am Thu. Feb. 9

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. Feb. 9

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

10-10:30am Thu. Feb. 9

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. Feb. 9

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. Feb. 9

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. Feb. 9

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. Feb. 9

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. Feb. 9

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

10:30-10:50am Thu. Feb. 9

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. Feb. 9

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. Feb. 9

Lunch Break Skate

Free Skate Rentals.

Hobbs Ice Arena 915 Menomonie St., Eau Claire

Cost: $3 or City Pass

Age: All Ages

noon-1pm Thu. Feb. 9

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. Feb. 9

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. Feb. 9

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. Feb. 9

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

1-3pm Thu. Feb. 9

Winter Carnival: Dog Sledding

Weather permitting (ample snow required), Winter Carnival will feature free sled rides, snowshoeing, hot chocolate and apple cider on Towers Field. Experience dog sledding firsthand. Co-sponsored by University Recreation and Sports Facilities.

UWEC Towers Field

Cost: FREE

1:10-2pm Thu. Feb. 9

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+

5-8pm Thu. Feb. 9

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

5:30pm Thu. Feb. 9

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. Feb. 9

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+

5:30-7:30pm Thu. Feb. 9

Parent Cafe

Enjoy an evening with your family, connecting with other parents and children in your community, sharing a meal and working together to build strong family foundations. Space is limited, registration is required. Call 715-720-1841 for information or to register.

River Source Family Center 403 High Street, Chippewa Falls

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

5:30-8:30pm Thu. Feb. 9

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

5:30-6:30pm Thu. Feb. 9

Zumba with Z.Vida Fitness

Z.Vida Fitness is co-owned by Cindy & Emily Peterson, licensed Zumba Fitness instructors who have been dancing to the Zumba beat since 2009. Cindy, Emily and their team of awesome Zumba instructors are dedicated to bringing you the best Zumba classes in the area.

Z.Vida Fitness @ The Center 3701 E. Clairemont Avenue, Eau Claire

Cost: $5

Age: 7+

6-8pm Thu. Feb. 9

Winter After Hours: February 9th

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

6-6:45pm Thu. Feb. 9

Gentle Yoga

A gentle introduction to yoga in a class oriented for seniors, but all are welcome. Goals are to help each individual feel better and be happier. All will experience increased mobility and posture improvement. Bring your own mat.

Lafayette Town Hall Town Hall Rd, Chippewa Falls

Cost: 10 class punch card $60

Age: Adults

6-7pm Thu. Feb. 9

The Quest For The Cure Docu-Series Movie Night

Episode 4: Your Secret Fountain Of Youth. Come and join us for what will be a very informative evening. This free docu-series presents many natural options to treat Cancer.

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

Cost: FREE

Age: 18+

6:15pm Thu. Feb. 9

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

6:30-7pm Thu. Feb. 9

Evening "PJ" Story Time

Thirty minutes of great stories, songs and fingerplays.

Altoona Public Library 1303 Lynn Ave., Altoona

Age: Ages 2-7

6:30pm Thu. Feb. 9

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

6:30pm Thu. Feb. 9

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

6:40-7:40pm Thu. Feb. 9

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

7-8pm Thu. Feb. 9

DIY: Herbal Salves

Learn how to create healing salves with herbal oils for pain, wounds and other skin ailments. In this class, we will cover a handful of herbs as well details on how to blend and heat oils with wax to create high quality herbal salves. All supplies included with workshop tuition.

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

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

7pm Thu. Feb. 9

Live Music: Matt Hannah

Influenced by traditional songwriters like Lucinda Williams, Steve Earle, and Townes Van Zandt, Matt Hannah is creating music that disregards modern artifice and goes straight for the real thing-the earnest folk Americana we've been waiting for.

Acoustic Cafe 505 S. Barstow St., Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

7:30pm Thu. Feb. 9

Comedy Show: Julie Scoggin

Julie Scoggins has been on NBC's Last Comic Standing. She's a Southern girl with universal appeal, whose shows sell out from Florida to Oregon. This is Red haired, white-knuckled, blue collar comedy at its best. Dan Mogol, semifinalist at the Twin Cities Funniest Person Contest, will open the evening.

Bye the Willow 501 N. High St, Chippewa Falls

Cost: $10

7:30pm Thu. Feb. 9

UWEC Forum Series: Liz Seccuro - Crash Into Me

Liz Seccuro speaks on our current crisis of gender-based violence - what we've achieved and how we can do better. Engaging, witty and non-judgmental, she balances her own traumatic story and hard-won rehabilitation efforts with contemporary stories of survival and justice that leave audience members with a lingering sense of purpose, resolution and hope.

UWEC Schofield Auditorium 105 Garfield Ave, Eau Claire

Cost: $8 General Public, $6 UW System Faculty/Staff • Age 62 & Over, $4 UW System Student • Age 17 & Under Student tickets are $2 until the day of the event

7:30pm Thu. Feb. 9

CVTG Presents: "Moon Over Buffalo"

Fading 1950's stars, George and Charlotte Hay, receive word that director Frank Capra is coming to see their matinee. Unfortunately, everything that could go wrong does go wrong. "The comedy has audiences rolling in the aisles. This has to be one of the most hysterical things ever put on stage" - Liz Smith, New York Post

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

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

7:30-10pm Thu. Feb. 9

Minnesota Ballet's Firebird

Experience Firebird, a favorite Russian fairy tale set in a primeval forest and an enchanted garden, filled with monsters, mayhem, and magic. Prince Ivan needs the help of a magical, beautiful firebird to defeat the evil sorcerer Kostchei and his minions, captor of the Prince's brothers and a lovely princess.

The State Theatre 316 Eau Claire St., Eau Claire

Cost: Adult $25-35; Youth $15

8pm Thu. Feb. 9

Improv: Backwards Thinkers Society

UWEC's own improv comedy troupe, The Backwards Thinkers Society, will perform in the Cabin.

The Cabin UWEC Davies Center, Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

8-11pm Thu. Feb. 9

UWEC's 3rd Annual Yule Ball

UWEC's "Student Ministry of Magic" presents this Harry Potter-themed, winter party. This year, the Yule Ball features the fantastic music of the Forward Brass Band, returning from their performance last year, followed by Jazz Ensemble II. Free refreshments.

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

Cost: FREE

8pm Thu. Feb. 9

The Coax

The Coax is heavily influenced by garage bands of the 60’s and rock and roll bands of the 70’s, their post-punk sound captured in studio is replicated live with a raw energy that is undeniable. The band will perform at SXSW in March and continue to tour in national support of their upcoming album, Total Drag.

UW-Stout Memorial Student Center, The Terrace 302 10th Ave. E, Menomonie

Cost: FREE

8pm Thu. Feb. 9

Clear Water Comedy Presents: Sam Tallent

Called "the absurd voice of a surreal generation" by his hometown paper The Denver Post, Sam Tallent is one of the fastest rising stars in stand up today. He has performed with Dave Chappelle, Louis CK, and recently won his Roast Battle on Comedy Central. Doors at 8pm.

The Plus 208 S. Barstow St, Eau Claire

Cost: $5 GA: $3 with student ID

9pm Thu. Feb. 9

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-2am Thu. Feb. 9

The Lakely Show: Seasaw + LASKA

Seasaw is a folk pop band from Madison that's been through the Chippewa Valley during 2016, and LASKA is a Valley favorite folk pop band based out of EC.

The Lakely 516 Galloway Street, Eau Claire

Cost: $5

Ongoing Events For 02/09/2017

karaoke/DJ, galleries, classes, etc

Events with Tickets

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