Events For 02/10/2017

Fri. Feb. 10

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. Feb. 10

Hip Hop Fit

30 minutes of Toning to todays Hits with certified trainer Emily Balow

Dragonfly Dance & Wellness 308 N Barstow Street, Eau Claire

Cost: $5

Age: 12+

Fri. Feb. 10

Hip Hop Fit

30 minutes of Toning to todays Hits with certified trainer Emily Balow

Dragonfly Dance & Wellness 308 N Barstow Street, Eau Claire

Cost: $5

Age: 12+

5am-10pm Fri. Feb. 10

Eau Claire YMCA Family Friendly Friday

Join the Eau Claire YMCA on the second Friday of every month for Family Friendly Friday. A YMCA member can bring a non-member in at no charge. Guests are required to show a photo ID. From 5:30-7pm, there will be a themed Family Game Night.

Eau Claire YMCA 700 Graham Ave., Eau Claire

Cost: FREE with Member!

Age: All Ages

5:30-6:30am Fri. Feb. 10

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. Feb. 10

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

9-10:30am Fri. Feb. 10

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+

9-10am Fri. Feb. 10

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 Fri. Feb. 10

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

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

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. Feb. 10

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+

9:30-11:30am Fri. Feb. 10

Navigating Windows 10

If you recently installed and upgraded to Windows 10, would like to learn more about what is new and improved and see the differences from Windows 8, bring your laptop with batteries charged and join us in this 4-week (8 hours) class. Items for class: laptop with Windows 10, battery charged & pen/paper.

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

Cost: $20 for members / $30 for non-members

9:30-11am Fri. Feb. 10

Meet the Tooth Fairy

Visit the Children’s Museum to meet the tooth fairy, wand and all. Kids will learn very helpful advice about healthy snacks and things you can do to keep your teeth squeaky clean. Participants will receive a special goody bag and will even have time for a photo op with the fairy herself.

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

Cost: FREE with Museum membership or admission

Age: All Ages

10am-4pm Fri. Feb. 10

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

10am-4pm Fri. Feb. 10

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 Fri. Feb. 10

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

10am-8pm Fri. Feb. 10

Leinenkugel's Fridays Untapped

Head to the Leine Lodge for some great events, giveaways, music and a reason to get out of the house and down to the Leinie Lodge.

Leinenkugel's Leinie Lodge 124 E. Elm Street, Chippewa Falls

Age: 21+

10:15-10:45am Fri. Feb. 10

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

10:30-11:15am Fri. Feb. 10

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

10:30am Fri. Feb. 10

Little Learners Storytime

Short concept rich books, singing, finger plays, puppets and nursery rhyme repetition are used to help foster healthy brain development, enhance early language skills and nurture a love of reading. Lasts 15-20minutes.

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

Cost: FREE

Age: Age 0-3 and caregivers

10:30-11am Fri. Feb. 10

Clay Friendship Necklaces

Do you have a best friend or a special brother or sister, or parent? Stop by the Children’s Museum to make a heart shape out of clay and cut it into two pieces. Once they are dry, you can keep one half as a necklace for you, and give the other half to someone special.

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

Cost: FREE with Museum membership or admission

Age: All Ages

11am-1pm Fri. Feb. 10

Lunch Break Skate

Free Skate Rentals.

Hobbs Ice Arena 915 Menomonie St., Eau Claire

Cost: $3 or City Pass

Age: All Ages

11am Fri. Feb. 10

Growing Readers

For preschool children ages 3-6, this 30 minute storytime features books, songs, movement, and interactive learning activities that build pre-reading skills in your child, followed by an open activity/play period.

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

Cost: FREE

Age: Ages 3-6

11:30am-noon Fri. Feb. 10

Parachute Playtime

Join us for jumping, moving, dancing, grooving and all sorts of GAMES with the giant parachute!

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

Cost: FREE with Museum membership or admission

Age: Kids ages 4+

1-6pm Fri. Feb. 10

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. Feb. 10

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. Feb. 10

Clay Friendship Necklaces

Do you have a best friend or a special brother or sister, or parent? Stop by the Children’s Museum to make a heart shape out of clay and cut it into two pieces. Once they are dry, you can keep one half as a necklace for you, and give the other half to someone special.

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

Cost: FREE with Museum membership or admission

Age: All Ages

4-9pm Fri. Feb. 10

8th Annual Banbury Art Crawl

The Banbury Art Crawl celebrates the work of artists, artisans, and entertainers. There will be lots of artists and vendors selling their work including paintings, pottery, sculpture, stained glass, jewelry, woodworking, photography and so much more. Food, artist demonstrations, live music, family fun, and more.

Banbury Place - Building 13 800 Wisconsin St., Eau Claire

4-9pm Fri. Feb. 10

Shuttle to Banbury Art Crawl

The 8th Annual Banbury Art Crawl is almost here. Right Way Shuttle will be providing shuttles from The Local Store & Volume One Gallery / The Oxbow Hotel & The Lakely to the Banbury Art Crawl 2017 buildings 10 and 13. Friday 4p-9p and Saturday 9a-5p.

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

4:30-6pm Fri. Feb. 10

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. Feb. 10

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

5:30-6:30pm Fri. Feb. 10

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

5:30-8:30pm Fri. Feb. 10

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

5:30-6pm Fri. Feb. 10

Abs on Fire

30 Minute of Ab intensity with personal Trainer Josh Bafford or Emily Balow.

Dragonfly Dance and Wellness 308 North Barstow, Eau Claire

Cost: $8

Age: 12+

6pm Fri. Feb. 10

UW-Stout Film Series: "Moana"

Disney's latest animated classic is an adventure is about a spirited teenager who sails out on a daring mission to fulfill her ancestors' unfinished quest. Moana meets the once-mighty demi-god Maui and they traverse the open ocean on an action-packed voyage.

UW-Stout Applied Arts Building, Room 210 712 S Broadway, Menomonie

Cost: FREE

6:30-8pm Fri. Feb. 10

Flick & Float - "Aladdin"

YMCA supply the flick, you bring the float! Hang out in the small pool and watchd fantastic family movies. Community members are welcome after 6pm (photo ID required).

Eau Claire YMCA 700 Graham Ave., Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

7-8pm Fri. Feb. 10

Chippewa Falls High School Jazz Jam

This is the annual big band dance put on by the Chi-Hi Jazz Department of the Chippewa Falls Senior High School as a fundraiser for the Chippewa Falls High School Music Department. The dance features classic and modern big band music by the Chi-Hi student and alumni jazz ensembles.

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

Cost: Adults $7, Seniors $6, Youth $4 

Age: All Ages

7-10pm Fri. Feb. 10

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+

7pm Fri. Feb. 10

UWEC Film Series: "Wolf of Wall Street"

In 1987, Jordan Belfort takes an entry-level job at a Wall Street brokerage firm. By the early 1990s, while still in his 20s, Belfort founds his own firm, and becomes incredibly wealthy. While Belfort and his cronies partake in a hedonistic brew of sex, drugs and thrills, the SEC and the FBI close in on his empire of excess.

Woodland Theater, Davies Center UWEC 105 Garfield Ave, Eau Claire

Cost: $7 for adults ($6 in advance); $4 for Kids 11 & Under ($3 in advance); FREE for Kids 3 and under

Age: Rated R

7pm Fri. Feb. 10

Live Music: Larry Past Trio

Larry Past and Al Julson is the core of LP3. Playing a melodic blend of acoustic folk/rock/American mixing select covers (Beatles, Stones, Dylan to Death Cab and Trampled by Turtles) and songs off of their CD, Calling, and off of The LP3 EP. Strong vocal harmonies are the hallmark of their sound that comes from years of singing together.

Acoustic Cafe 505 S. Barstow St., Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

7-8pm Fri. Feb. 10

Red Light Poetry Reading

A precursor to Valentine's Day, bring your love or meet someone new as Red's turns into an enclave of poetry + rhythm that will have your heart pumping. Crimson hues will stream on local authors Andy Patrie and Ken Szymanski as they set the mood for an evening of love poetry + music.

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

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

7:30-9:30pm Fri. Feb. 10

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

7:30-10:30pm Fri. Feb. 10

After Dark: Anti-Valentine's Day "Bash" at the Chippewa Valley Museum

An angsty After Dark celebration for everyone who just wants to say no to Valentine's Day. Featuring drinks to drown sorrows, a Clear Water Comedy show, team movie trivia and prizes, anti-valentine making station, frozen ice cream sundae bar, behind the scenes museum tours, angry paint n’ sip and more.

Chippewa Valley Museum 1204 E. Half Moon Dr., Eau Claire

Cost: Tickets are $25 each or two for $45

Age: 21+

7:30pm Fri. Feb. 10

UWEC Battle of the Bands

Band submissions are due on Jan 23. Winner of the event (decided by the people that attend) will win a paid show at the Cabin later in the semester. Proceeds go to support students who attend the alternative spring break in Indianapolis. Doors open at 6:30pm

UWEC Schofield Auditorium 105 Garfield Ave, Eau Claire

Cost: Ticket price TBA

7:30pm Fri. Feb. 10

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

8pm Fri. Feb. 10

Live Music: Sleep Signals + Awake One 8 + For Once

Sleep Signals blends elements of hard rock and modern metal. Awake One 8 is a metal/metalcore band from the Chippewa Valley. For Once is an alternative metal band from Eau Claire.

Every Buddy's Bar 19 W. Central St., Chippewa Falls

Cost: $5

Age: 21+

8-11pm Fri. Feb. 10

Gallery Friday: Nick Zoulek + Shults/Crowell

A modern artist with an impassioned eye toward the unification of contemporary art and sound, American saxophonist Nick Zoulek’s focus on collaboration, improvisation, and commissioning new works has led to a diverse portfolio of distinctive performances and artistic ventures.

The Lakely 516 Galloway Street, Eau Claire

Cost: $5

8-11pm Fri. Feb. 10

The Sue Orfield Show Live

The Sue Orfield Show is up and running again! This month they are starting the live shows for four episodes Season III, and the line up is an exciting one. This show will feature the singer songwriter group LASKA.

Stones Throw 304 Eau Claire St., Eau Claire

Cost: Suggested Donation: $5-$20

Age: 21+

9pm Fri. Feb. 10

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 Fri. Feb. 10

UW-Stout Film Series: "Moana"

Disney's latest animated classic is an adventure is about a spirited teenager who sails out on a daring mission to fulfill her ancestors' unfinished quest. Moana meets the once-mighty demi-god Maui and they traverse the open ocean on an action-packed voyage.

UW-Stout Applied Arts Building, Room 210 712 S Broadway, Menomonie

Cost: FREE

9pm Fri. Feb. 10

DJ Set: Jordan Duroe + Feng

Blugold Radio host and The Lakely's own Jordan Duroe co-spins with Eaux Claires artist Feng Vue (of sloslylove). Requests are always encouraged by these kind hearted aficionados.

The Lakely 516 Galloway Street, Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

9:30pm-1:30am Fri. Feb. 10

Live Music: Bumblefist

Bumblefist's motto is to “rock at random”, going from Bon Jovi to Seether to P!nk to Jackyl then round it out with selections from Heart, Buckcherry, Collective Soul, Journey, Ozzy, Katy Perry, Kings of Leon, Lita Ford, Kid Rock, No Doubt, The Offspring, Megadeath, and many more.

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

Cost: FREE

Age: 21+

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

Ongoing Events For 02/10/2017

karaoke/DJ, galleries, classes, etc