Events For 02/17/2017

Fri. Feb. 17

Chippewa Youth Hockey Tournament

With two full sheets of ice, full concession stand, heated viewing area and more. See contact info for additional details or to learn how to register a team. Different age brackets compete during different weekends. Check the online schedule for a complete list of who plays and when.

Chippewa Area Ice Arena 839 First Ave., Chippewa Falls

Fri. Feb. 17

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 (Inside The Local Store) 205 N. Dewey St., Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

5:30-6:30am Fri. Feb. 17

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. 17

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. 17

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. 17

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. 17

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.

YMCA Sports Center 3456 Craig Road, Eau Claire

Cost: $4/child, adults are FREE

Age: Families of children age 0 to 6

9:30-10:30am Fri. Feb. 17

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+

9:30-11am Fri. Feb. 17

Play N Learn Play Group

Join this fun and free play group for preschool-aged children. You and your child will experience story time, hands on activities and lots of learning through play. Snack will be provided. Community resources and food pantry will be available.

Prairie Ridge Early Learning School 3031 Epiphany Ln., Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: Preschoolers and parents

9:30-11:30am Fri. Feb. 17

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

10am-4pm Fri. Feb. 17

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

10am-8pm Fri. Feb. 17

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+

10am-4pm Fri. Feb. 17

Revelations Studio Exhibit: Students of DeVona Brodt

Revelations Studio is a small private studio located between Chippewa Falls and Cadott Wisconsin. It is primarily an art academy where Devona Brodt continues with her life long passion of teaching others how to draw, paint, and find their creative voice. The artwork of Brodt’s students will be on display.

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

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

10am-noon Fri. Feb. 17

The Memory Table

An informational and educational event about dementia and memory loss. Attendees will have the opportunity to meet and socialize with care partners and others who are dealing with memory problems, mild cognitive impairment, early to moderate Alzheimer’s, or other types of dementia.

The Classic at Hillcrest Greens 2455 Sawgrass Pl, Altoona

Cost: FREE

Age: All ages, 21+

10:15-10:45am Fri. Feb. 17

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. 17

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 2524 Golf ROad, Eau Claire

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

Age: Ages 1-5

10:30am Fri. Feb. 17

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

11am-1pm Fri. Feb. 17

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. 17

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

1-8pm Fri. Feb. 17

39th Annual Home & Garden Show

Features over 150 exhibitors, educational seminars, and a chance to win your dream outdoor kitchen and patio. Tickets are on sale until Feb. 16th at Gordy's Market (Eau Claire, Chippewa Falls, Augusta, & Osseo locations), Green Oasis, & the Chippewa Valley Home Builders Association office.

YMCA Sports Center 3456 Craig Road, Eau Claire

Cost: $6 through Feb 16th, $8 at the Door, $12 for a weekend pass (available at the door)

3-4:30pm Fri. Feb. 17

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. (Banbury Place, Building 13 - Room 122), Eau Claire

Cost: $40 per month

Age: Adults all ages

4-7pm Fri. Feb. 17

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

5-9pm Fri. Feb. 17

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.

YMCA Sports Center 3456 Craig Road, Eau Claire

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

5-7pm Fri. Feb. 17

200 Main Gallery and Studios Visiting Artist Reception: Barbara Shafer

Artist, Barbara Shafer has consistently produced beautiful artwork, locally and nationwide. Her work hangs in many public and private venues. Join us as we celebrate Barbara's work as Visiting Artist to 200 Main Gallery and Studios. Also showing: The Sari Bazzar. We are carrying the work of the fair trade, hand made products, brought to us by local couple, Lexie and Trent Leonard.

200 Main - Art and Wine 200 Main St., Eau Claire

5-7pm Fri. Feb. 17

Reception for The Sari Bazaar

200 Main Gallery will host a reception for The Sari Bazaar, a business selling handmade, fair trade products from India. Blankets, bags, scarves, greeting cards, and various other products.

200 Main - Art and Wine 200 Main St., Eau Claire

5:30-8:30pm Fri. Feb. 17

Dinner Jazz: Tim Sullivan Trio

Since graduating from Memorial High School in 2002, Tim's musical journey has taken him around the world. Living in Chicago, New Orleans, and New York City, he has been fortunate to work with a wide array of artists, ranging from Aretha Franklin to the Marsalis Family to nearly a dozen NEA Jazz Masters. Tim will take the stage with Shane Leonard on drums and Josh Gallagher on keyboards.

The Lakely 516 Galloway Street, Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

7-10pm Fri. Feb. 17

Tunes at the Tasting Lounge

Every Friday you can enjoy 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. 17

UWEC Film Series: Kubo and The Two Strings

Kubo lives a quiet, normal life in a small shoreside village until a spirit from the past turns his life upside down by re-igniting an age-old vendetta. This creates havoc as gods and monsters chase Kubo who, in order to survive, must locate a magical suit of armor once worn by his late father, a legendary Samurai warrior.

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

Cost: $7 for film series membership; $14 for family membership

7pm Fri. Feb. 17

Live Music: North of Dixie

North of Dixie is a 5 piece band that plays an eclectic mix of original songs, bluegrass, old time jazz/swing and anything else that "feels good"!

Acoustic Cafe - Eau Claire 505 S. Barstow St., Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

7pm Fri. Feb. 17

Planned Parenthood Benefit Show

A benefit show and fundraiser at Forage in Banbury Place to raise funds in support of Planned Parenthood. There will also be a needs drive for Bolton Refuge House. Musical Performances by: Savannah Smith, Caitlin McGarvey, Jerrika Mighelle, and Lauren Anderson with comedic relief from: Christina Wolff, Mackenzie Bublitz, Abby Marose, and Shelly Paul.

Forage 930 Galloway St., Building 13, Suite 212, Eau Claire

Cost: $5

Age: All Ages

7-9pm Fri. Feb. 17

Sue Orfield

Sou Orfield and friends will be performing at the Menomoneie Alano/Unitarian Hall This Friday at 7:00. Sue is a fantastic saxophonist and is well known in our region. The event is non-alcoholic.

Alano Club of Menomonie 105 N. 21st. St., Menomonie

Cost: $8 Donation

Age: 12+

7:30-9:30pm Fri. Feb. 17

Crescent Circus

You will be on the edge of your seats as this husband and wife duo perform incredible demonstrations of balance along with hilarious physical comedy stunts. The magic, juggling, and aerobics are impressive.

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

Cost: Adults $15, Seniors $14, Youth $6, Family (2 adults, 2 youth) $35

Age: All Ages

7:30-9:30pm Fri. Feb. 17

Teresa Walters – Classical Steinway Pianist

The mesmerizing performances by Teresa Walters on today's international concert stages inspire unanimous praise. In 2014, The New York Times announced: "Teresa Walters is aptly nicknamed 'The International First Lady of Piano'."

Mabel Tainter Center for the Arts 205 Main St. E, Menomonie

Cost: VIP $25 / Adults $20 / Seniors and Students $18

Age: All Ages

7:30pm Fri. Feb. 17

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. 17

Live Music: Native Tongues

Native Tongues is an Oshkosh based outfit that plays some ambient inspriational indie post-rock. Head to the Cabin for a great night of tunes and drinks.

The Cabin UWEC Davies Center, Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

9pm Fri. Feb. 17

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. 17

Live Music: My Memory Remains + Vaudeville + Filthy Sweet

My Memory Remains is a hard rock band from Eau Claire. Vaudeville brings together the energy of raw rock and roll with the tightness and diversity of electronic music. Filthy Sweet is an original rock band with a high energy stage show, and an eclectic array of styles and influences. Doors at 8pm.

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

Cost: $5 advance; $8 at the door

Age: 21+

9pm Fri. Feb. 17

Ian Alexy "Deserters" EP Release Show

Singer, songwriter, and guitarist Ian Alexy will debut his new EP "Deserters". Inspiration for the songs on Deserters came during Ian's move from Minneapolis to a more rural setting in Western Wisconsin.

The Plus 208 S. Barstow St, Eau Claire

Cost: $8

9pm Fri. Feb. 17

DJ Set: DJ Cooper

Get to The Lakely tonight for a DJ set by DJ Cooper.

The Lakely 516 Galloway Street, Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

9:30pm-1:30am Fri. Feb. 17

Live Music: Sage

Sage is a Classic Rock/Country band based out of midwestern Wisconsin

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

10pm Fri. Feb. 17

Live Music: Rhythm Posse

A funky rhythm and blues band from Eau Claire. Also, the instigators in the Last Waltz tribute shows. Doors at 8pm.

The Mousetrap 311 S. Barstow St., Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: 21+

Ongoing Events For 02/17/2017

karaoke/DJ, galleries, classes, etc

Events with Tickets