Events For 03/04/2017

Sat. Mar. 4

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

Sat. Mar. 4

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

Sat. Mar. 4

MidWest WeirdFest Film Festival

From the founder of Australia's two leading genre film festivals, Midwest WeirdFest is a cinematic celebration of all things frightening, fantastic, underground, off-beat, alternative, and just plain weird to the American Midwest.

Micon Downtown Cinema 315 S. Barstow St., Eau Claire

Sat. Mar. 4

UW-Stout Emeritus, Rob Price

UW-Stout School of Art & Design Emeritus, Rob Price will show charcoal/pastel drawings from images of his recent travels across the U.S..Refreshments will be served at the reception.

The Barrel Room Wine Bar 320 Main St. E., Menomonie

Cost: FREE

Age: 21+

8am-3:30pm Sat. Mar. 4

Bee Keeping 101 - Learn the Art of Beekeeping for Hobbyists

If you have heard about the pollinator shortage and want to make a difference, then become a backyard beekeeper. This class teaches you the basics to get started: introductory knowledge about beekeeping and bees, costs associated with beekeeping, time involved and equipment needed.

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

Cost: Friends $40; Nonmembers $45

8-8:55am Sat. Mar. 4

Zumba with Emily

Zumba is a Latin based, shake your booty aerobic workout.

Dragonfly Dance and Wellness 308 North Barstow, Eau Claire

Cost: $5

Age: Age 12+

8:15am Sat. Mar. 4

Distance Running Course

Distance Running Course is a class specifically designed for anyone, at any level, interested in running a half or full marathon. This course will provide both the physiological and emotional training tools to help you on this 15-week journey that culminates at the finish line of the Eau Claire Marathon on May 7.

UW-Eau Claire Continuing Education 103 Garfield Avenue, Eau Claire

Cost: See cost information online

8:15-9:15am Sat. Mar. 4

Zumba with PS-Get Fit

First class is always free and we welcome all fitness levels for a 1-hour Zumba workout.

Excite! Wellness Studio 107 N. Bridge Street, Chippewa Falls

Cost: $5 drop-in rate and punch cards are available, 6 classes/$25

Age: All Ages

8:30-10:30am Sat. Mar. 4

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+

9am-4pm Sat. Mar. 4

If The Shoe Fits Kids Dance Classes

Various dance classes from mommy and me to jazz and modern. Main focus is starting at the beginning, so no experience is required.

If The Shoe Fits Dance Studio 102 W Grand Ave, Eau Claire

Cost: $35-$45 per month

Age: Ages 3-13

9am-1pm Sat. Mar. 4

Winter Market of Menomonie

Fresh and local produce, meats, cheeses, baked goods; quality local artisans. Friendly atmosphere, fresh coffee, hot prepared foods and live music every week.

Raw Deal 603 S. Broadway St., Menomonie

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

9-10am Sat. Mar. 4

Swan Lake Ballety Studio Winter Session - Body Ballet

Learn diversity through dance, study classical ballet vocabulary, build up strong body, and experience creativity in dance. Students learn classical ballet choreography and perform at various venues such as Mabel Tainter, Summer Festival, Fall International Festival, and the UWEC Davies Center.

Swan Lake Ballet Studio Banbury Place Bldg 13 Ste 122, Eau Claire

Cost: $6 per class / $26 for 5 classes / $46 for 9 classes

9-11am Sat. Mar. 4

Future Kards Camp

Join the SHB Kards coaches and players for a fun opportunity to brush up on fundamentals before the season starts. Session 1 focuses on throwing and fields. Session 2 will focus on hitting and base running. Cost includes both sessions and a t-shirt.

Steven Hensley Baseball 331 Putnam Street, Eau Claire

Cost: $40

Age: 5-7, 8-11

9-10:30am Sat. Mar. 4

Shake It to End Duchenne Zumba Party

A fun dance party to raise money to fight Duchenne Muscular Dystrophy. Three Menomonie boys are affected with this disease. BodyWorks Athletic Club, The Menomonie High Dance Team, The Stout Dance Team and Red Cedar Dance Company are all donating their time and talents to the cause.

Menomonie Middle School 920 21st St. SE, Menomonie

Cost: Free/ Donations accepted at the door

Age: All Ages

9-9:30am Sat. Mar. 4

Serious Circuits

30 minutes of weights and cardio circuit training with personal Trainer Emily Balow

Dragonfly Dance and Wellness 308 North Barstow, Eau Claire

Cost: $8

Age: 12+

9am-noon Sat. Mar. 4

Tiny Tots Playhouse - Open Play

An interactive playhouse where children can bring their parents, grandparents or caregivers for a day of creative, memory-making fun.

Tiny Tots Playhouse 320 S. Wisconsin St., Fall Creek

Cost: $4/child

Age: All Ages

9-11am Sat. Mar. 4

Dr. Seuss Party

Event includes: interactive games & activities, story time, book giveaways, appearance by the Cat in the Hat, and more. Guests are invited to bring a non-perishable food item for Feed My People.

CVTC Clairemont Campus, Student Commons 620 W Clairemont Ave, Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: All ages, focus on 3-6 year olds

9:30-10:30am Sat. Mar. 4

HOT Yoga

See for yourself how hot yoga helps you purify and cleanse the mind, body and soul. This is a dynamic class where you will work every part of your body building strength, fluidity, concentration and balance while linking breath to continuous movement.

The Yoga Room Eau Claire's Yoga Studio 2839 Mall Dr, Eau Claire

Cost: $15 Drop in or $80 a month Unlimited Yoga

9:30-11:30am Sat. Mar. 4

Adopt-A-Maple-Tree

A short program to learn the basics of making maple syrup and how to identify a maple tree. Each family or group will decorate a tree marker with their own unique design to leave on their tree after tapping to help families find their tree again; Participants will also get a chance to visit the sugar shack where the sap is made.

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

Cost: Friends $25 per family group; Non-member $35 have more than 6 people you need to register for additional spots

9:30-11:30am Sat. Mar. 4

Adopt-A-Maple Tree

Each participating family/group can visit the sugar shack to see how syrup is made, create a personalized tree marker, and "adopt" a maple tree. Groups can return during the sap run to see how their tree is doing and, after the season is complete, pick up an 8 oz bottle of syrup made by their tree.

Beaver Creek Reserve S1 County Road K, Fall Creek

Cost: $25-35

10am-4pm Sat. Mar. 4

ArtMobile at Oakwood Mall

The ARTmobile connects children to the visual arts with fun and relevant art projects that have an educational aspect to them.

Oakwood Mall 4800 Golf Rd, Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

10am-4pm Sat. Mar. 4

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 Sat. Mar. 4

Chilly Chippewa 1M/5K

Run one or both races. The 5k begins at 10am and the one mile begins at 11am. The races are chip timed by Chicken Chased Timing. Pick up packets as soon as 8:30am. Awards held 11:30am. Complementary chili served inside the school following the race.

Chippewa Falls Senior High School 735 Terrill St., Chippewa Falls

Cost: $20 before race day, $25 day of race, $60 immediate families

10am Sat. Mar. 4

Baskets & Brunch

Enjoy a breakfast brunch in the greenhouse, then discover the joy of creating your own hanging basket. You'll plant baby plants in your hanging basket. DTE will care for your baskets until they are ready to go outside. You can pick them up to take home in May.

Down To Earth Garden Center 6025 Arndt Ln., Eau Claire

Cost: $60 includes breakfast buffet and one basket; additional baskets are $50; registration required

10am-2:30pm Sat. Mar. 4

A Guided Discussion of "Laudato Si"

Interactive workshop with small discussion groups. Familiarity with Pope Francis' Laudato Si, On Caring for Our Common Home, helpful, not required. Copies available $5. Bring your ideas. Lunch provided. Free will offerings accepted.

Ecumenical Religious Center 110 Garfield Ave., Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

10:15-10:45am Sat. Mar. 4

L.E. Phillips Library: Family Storytime

Stories, songs and fun for the whole family, designed to ignite children's language and brain development.

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

Cost: FREE

Age: Age 0-6

10:15-10:55am Sat. Mar. 4

Swan Lake Ballety Studio Winter Session - Ballet and Jazz Dance Classes

Learn diversity through dance, study classical ballet vocabulary, build up strong body, and experience creativity in dance. Students learn classical ballet choreography and perform at various venues such as Mabel Tainter, Summer Festival, Fall International Festival, and the UWEC Davies Center.

Swan Lake Ballet Studio Banbury Place Bldg 13 Ste 122, Eau Claire

Cost: $5-8 per class / $20-36 for 5 classes / $30-55 for 9 classes

Age: Various age groups from 3+

10:30am-noon Sat. Mar. 4

Live Music: Andy Hanson

Andy Hanson set to show up for The Saturday Morning Acoustic Series. Come down to Water Street and get a little acoustic chill with your java.

Caffe Tempo 508 Water Street, Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

10:30am-noon Sat. Mar. 4

Live Music: Andy Hanson

The Saturday Morning Acoustic Series continues at Caffe TEMPO with Andy Hanson of Eau Claire bringing his material to a Saturday March morning.

Caffe Tempo 508 Water Street, Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

11am Sat. Mar. 4

ECCT Presents: Winnie the Pooh

It's Eeyore's birthday, and as usual, he's completely miserable. He's lost his tail! Winnie-the-Pooh and Piglet gather all of their friends and set out on an epic adventure to find Eeyore's tail and make sure their friend has a very happy birthday.

The Oxford 1814 Oxford Ave., Eau Claire

Cost: Ticket Price TBA

Age: All Ages

11-11:45am Sat. Mar. 4

Swan Lake Ballety Studio Winter Session - Ballet and Jazz Dance Classes

Learn diversity through dance, study classical ballet vocabulary, build up strong body, and experience creativity in dance. Students learn classical ballet choreography and perform at various venues such as Mabel Tainter, Summer Festival, Fall International Festival, and the UWEC Davies Center.

Swan Lake Ballet Studio Banbury Place Bldg 13 Ste 122, Eau Claire

Cost: $5-8 per class / $20-36 for 5 classes / $30-55 for 9 classes

Age: Various age groups from 3+

11am-6pm Sat. Mar. 4

First Market/Open House

Shabby Chic furniture, Jewelry, Antiques, Gourmet Food Items and so much more. Follow on Facebook for market dates, special events and new items, The Winking Owl.

The Winking Owl 115 E. Lincoln Ave, Fall Creek

Cost: FREE

noon-8pm Sat. Mar. 4

The Artist Eye Art Exhibit

Break winter’s humdrum by enjoying some fresh art at Galaudet Gallery’s first art exhibit of 2017 The Artist’s Eye. Over 1500 square feet of gallery space found in the four rooms of Galaudet Gallery in downtown Eau Claire.

Galaudet Gallery LLC 618 South Farwell, Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

1-4pm Sat. Mar. 4

Snowshoe and Winter Hike

Bundle up your family and join Mayo Clinic Health System for a free winter hike. A limited number of snowshoes will be available, or you can bring your own. Request snowshoes when you register. The hike will be held regardless of snow conditions.

Tower Ridge Recreation Area 1230 S. 82nd Ave., Eau Claire

Cost: Register by Feb. 28

1-2:30pm Sat. Mar. 4

Planting to Sustain Beneficial Insects-Menomonie Public SEED Library

Learn the benefits of attracting and sustaining pollinators. Learn how and what to plant to keep or increase beneficial insect populations. Guest Speakers Danny Simpson, Chris Winkler (co-owner) and Helen Kees (co-owner) from Wheatfield Hill Organics.

Menomonie Public Library 600 Wolske Bay Rd, Menomonie

1-3pm Sat. Mar. 4

Adopt-A-Maple Tree

Each participating family/group can visit the sugar shack to see how syrup is made, create a personalized tree marker, and "adopt" a maple tree. Groups can return during the sap run to see how their tree is doing and, after the season is complete, pick up an 8 oz bottle of syrup made by their tree.

Beaver Creek Reserve S1 County Road K, Fall Creek

Cost: $25-35

1:30pm Sat. Mar. 4

ECCT Presents: Winnie the Pooh

It's Eeyore's birthday, and as usual, he's completely miserable. He's lost his tail! Winnie-the-Pooh and Piglet gather all of their friends and set out on an epic adventure to find Eeyore's tail and make sure their friend has a very happy birthday.

The Oxford 1814 Oxford Ave., Eau Claire

Cost: Ticket Price TBA

Age: All Ages

1:30-3:30pm Sat. Mar. 4

Adopt-A-Maple-Tree

A short program to learn the basics of making maple syrup and how to identify a maple tree. Each family or group will decorate a tree marker with their own unique design to leave on their tree after tapping to help families find their tree again; Participants will also get a chance to visit the sugar shack where the sap is made.

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

Cost: Friends $25 per family group; Non-member $35 have more than 6 people you need to register for additional spots

1:30-4:30pm Sat. Mar. 4

Beginning Rosemaling

Try your hand at this traditional Norwegian folk art with teacher Edith Kling and her skillful assistants, in two sessions March 4 and 18. Learn the proper brush strokes and techniques for painting a small woodenware plate in the Rogaland style in two sessions.

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

Cost: $30 General Admission, $25 for CVM members; Registration Required

Age: 13+

1:30-4:30pm Sat. Mar. 4

Beginning Rosemaling

Try your hand at this traditional Norwegian folk art with teacher Edith Kling and her skillful assistants. Learn the proper brush strokes and techniques for painting a small woodenware plate in the Rogaland style in two sessions. All supplies and materials provided.Open to ages 13 and older.

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

Cost: $25 for CVM members, $30 for non-members; Advance registration required

Age: Age 13+

2pm Sat. Mar. 4

UWEC International Film Society: "The Lobster"

In a dystopian near future, single people, according to the laws of The City, are taken to The Hotel, where they are obliged to find a romantic partner in forty-five days or are transformed into beasts and sent off into The Woods.

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

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

Age: Rated R

2pm Sat. Mar. 4

MTG Presents: "Secret Garden, The Musical"

This enchanting classic of children's literature is reimagined in brilliant musical style by composer Lucy Simon and Marsha Norman, the Pulitzer Prize-winning playwright.

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

Cost: $18 student/senior; $20 Adults

4-11:30pm Sat. Mar. 4

Draganetti's Annual Garlic Fest

The Draganetti's tradition of celebrating Garlic fest began approximately 27 years ago, and continues today. All guests enjoying an entrée receive a complimentary appetizer of roasted garlic. In addition to their regular menu, Draganetti's will feature some garlic-laden special entrees and pizza as well as our now-famous Garlic Devil Cheesecake for dessert. Will also feature great wines to pair with

Draganetti`s Ristorante 3120 Hillcrest Pkwy., Altoona

5-9pm Sat. Mar. 4

15th Annual Grace Lutheran Communities Enchanted Evening Fundraiser

Features dinner as well as a live auction and silent auction. The proceeds will be used to enhance the quality of life of our residents and clients through the purchase of a new bus for transporting them to medical appointments, community events and recreational activities.

The Florian Gardens 2340 Lorch Ave, Eau Claire

Cost: $70

Age: 18+

6-8:30pm Sat. Mar. 4

Wine & Whimsy

Wine and Whimsy is a workshop with friends in front of a canvas with a glass of wine. A professional instructor will guide you through the painting of your very own masterpiece. If you have always wanted to learn to paint, but don't know where to begin, this is the experience for you.

Eau Claire Regional Arts Center 316 Eau Claire St., Eau Claire

Cost: $35

Age: All Ages

7pm Sat. Mar. 4

UWEC International Film Society: "The Lobster"

In a dystopian near future, single people, according to the laws of The City, are taken to The Hotel, where they are obliged to find a romantic partner in forty-five days or are transformed into beasts and sent off into The Woods.

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

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

Age: Rated R

7pm Sat. Mar. 4

Decadent Cabaret 2017: Night Three

Decadent Cabaret is an annual three-day music festival featuring local bands and songwriters. Sets are usually 20 minute tributes to popular artists with mind-blowing performances all night long. Doors at 6. Tonight's performers are, in no particular order: Chasing Mabel, Fathom, DIY Daisy, Nancy Olson, Shirley Temple's Privates, Drunk Drivers, Giants Of Midgard, Jim Pullman Band, FM Down, Picard, Reggie D & The Rocketmen, and The Ronald Raygun.

House of Rock 422 Water St., Eau Claire

Cost: $7

Age: 21+

7pm Sat. Mar. 4

Live Music: Jack and Kitty

Jack and Kitty perform “organic, vaudeville acoustic folk” and have been called “one of the most entertaining acoustic groups in the Midwest” by the Minneapolis Star Tribune. A rich musical stew forms the blend of Jack and Kitty’s Emmy Award-winning artistic approach. It’s laid-back with positive vibes.

Acoustic Cafe 505 S. Barstow St., Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

7-11pm Sat. Mar. 4

Pourhouse Bingo & Ladies Night

Bingo Night at The Pourhouse. Game boards from 7-9pm, $1-5 games, win prizes. Ladies night from 9-11pm. Drink specials for the ladies.

The Pourhouse W301 Menomonie St., Elk Mound

Cost: $1-5

7:30pm Sat. Mar. 4

UWEC Theatre Presents: "Sweeney Todd: The Demon Barber of Fleet Street"

The unsettling tale of a Victorian-era barber who returns home to London after fifteen years of exile to take revenge on the corrupt judge who ruined his life. Sweeney Todd is lush, operatic, and full of soaring beauty, pitch-black comedy and stunning terror.

Gantner Concert Hall, Haas Fine Arts Center UW-Eau Claire, Eau Claire

Cost: $20

7:30pm Sat. Mar. 4

MTG Presents: "Secret Garden, The Musical"

This enchanting classic of children's literature is reimagined in brilliant musical style by composer Lucy Simon and Marsha Norman, the Pulitzer Prize-winning playwright.

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

Cost: $18 student/senior; $20 Adults

8pm Sat. Mar. 4

Live Music: The Privates

Get in step with the Privates, Eau Claire's newest rockin' dance party.

Snout Saloon 13 W. Central St., Chippewa Falls

8-11pm Sat. Mar. 4

Live Music: Ken Valdez

Ken Valdez has been turning heads for a decade and a half with versatility, raw talent and a true grit that impart a genuine realness into each of his songs.

West Hill Bar & Grill 250 W. Elm St., Chippewa Falls

Cost: FREE

Age: 21+

8pm Sat. Mar. 4

UWEC Cabin: Harbor & Home

An Indie Rock band with rich soulful vocals and tight harmonies the group offers a versatile sound that fits almost any venue. The band originated out of a group of friends that had played music together for several years and finally formed the group in early 2013.

The Cabin UWEC Davies Center, Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

9pm Sat. Mar. 4

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-1am Sat. Mar. 4

Live Music: Howard Luedtke & Blue Max

Originally formed in 1982, Blue Max is one of the longest lasting bands around because of a deep rooted passion for playing and a love for what they do. Howard "Guitar" Luedtke & Blue Max is a western Wisconsin based Blues Rock band that performs all over the Midwest.

Red Zone Sports Bar 2071 S Prairie View Rd, Chippewa Falls

Age: 21+

9pm Sat. Mar. 4

Late Jazz: Tim Sullivan + Friends

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.

The Lakely 516 Galloway Street, Eau Claire

9pm-1am Sat. Mar. 4

Live Music: The Brosevelts

The Brosevelts covering Van Halen, Metallica, Led Zeppelin, Tool, Iron Maiden, Black Sabbath, Rush, Nirvana, Stone Temple Pilots, Rage Against the Machine, Green Day, and much more.

The View on Lake Wissota 17779 County Hwy X, Chippewa Falls

Cost: FREE

Age: 21+

9:30pm-1:29am Sat. Mar. 4

Live Music: Twisted Rhythm

Twisted Rhythm is a high-energy cover band that plays a variety of music sure to satisfy your musical appetite.

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

Cost: FREE

Age: 21+

Ongoing Events For 03/04/2017

karaoke/DJ, galleries, classes, etc

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