Events For 03/05/2017

Sun. Mar. 5

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

Sun. Mar. 5

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

Sun. Mar. 5

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+

9am-noon Sun. Mar. 5

If The Shoe Fits Adult Dance Classes

Classes in dance basics ranging from basic movement and strengthening to ballet and tap fundamentals. These classes are ideal for adults who never took classes when they were younger, but still want to learn how to dance. No experience required.

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

Cost: $50-$90 per month

Age: Age 17+

10am-4pm Sun. Mar. 5

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

10:15-10:55am Sun. Mar. 5

Twisty Tots Yoga

Join us with your sweet little tot to explore twisty yoga moves, relaxation, deep breathing, progressive muscle relaxation, while nurturing the bond between you and your toddler.

The Center 3701 E. Clairemont Ave., Eau Claire

Cost: $5/child; Parents Free

Age: Ages 3-6

11am-6pm Sun. Mar. 5

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-3pm Sun. Mar. 5

Metropolis Resort Bridal Fair

The Metropolis Resort Bridal Fair will feature local wedding vendors, food samples from our resort, door prizes plus tours of our honeymoon suites and banquet space.

Metropolis Resort 5150 Fairview Drive, Eau Claire

Cost: $7/person in advance; $9/person at the door

noon-8pm Sun. Mar. 5

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 Sun. Mar. 5

The Paint Shack

Have fun painting on canvas. Made easy and fun as a trained instructor walks the class through the process. Also paint on wood, bags, glasses and more. Check the website for more information on scheduled events and classes.

The Paint Shack 2524 Golf Road Suite 2c, Eau Claire

Cost: $35

1:30pm Sun. Mar. 5

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

1:30-3pm Sun. Mar. 5

L.E. Phillips Public Library: LEGO Club

They'll provide the LEGOs, you bring the imagination!

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

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

1:30pm Sun. Mar. 5

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

2-3pm Sun. Mar. 5

Mad River Theater Works Presents: Everybody’s Hero - The Jackie Robinson Story

This new play with music by Mad River Theater Works shows the events that shaped Jackie Robinson's character, his struggle to gain acceptance, and the tremendous obstacles he overcame on his way to changing the face of our nation. Appropriate for children third grade and up.

Chippewa Valley Cultural Association, Inc., Heyde Center for the Arts 3 South High Street, Chippewa Falls

Cost: Adults $13, Seniors $12, Youth $6, Family (2 adults, 2 youth) $32

Age: All Ages (Children Grade 3+)

2pm Sun. Mar. 5

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

2-3:30pm Sun. Mar. 5

CVASing Concerts

The theme for this concert is "For the Beauty". Tickets are available at Festival Foods, Gordy's and CVASing members as well as at the door. All proceeds go to Feed My People Food Bank.

Trinity Lutheran Church 1314 E. Lexington Blvd., Eau Claire

Cost: $10

2pm Sun. Mar. 5

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

3:15pm Sun. Mar. 5

Introduction to Hockey

Interested in the sport of hockey? This is the perfect opportunity for young players with limited skating experience to be introduced to hockey through guided play on indoor ice. Participants will be divided into teams each night and allowed to play. Instructors will give minor instruction as the games progress. Participants will need hockey skates, stick, and helmet.

Hobbs Ice Arena 915 Menomonie St., Eau Claire

Cost: Program Fee: $40; City Resident Discounted Fee: $30

Age: Ages 5-10

3:45-6pm Sun. Mar. 5

Red Cedar Buddha Sangha

Zen Mindfulness Practice Community. Each session offers meditation, and teachings, and often outdoor walking meditation in the beautiful wildlife area surrounding the meeting place.

Simply Dunn E4606 County Rd. C, Downsville

Cost: FREE

Age: Adults

4-4:55pm Sun. Mar. 5

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+

4:30pm Sun. Mar. 5

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

4:30-5:30pm Sun. Mar. 5

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+

5:05-5:35pm Sun. Mar. 5

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+

5:30-6:30pm Sun. Mar. 5

Men's Yoga

Join Jimmy for a men's only yoga class targeted to both beginners and those with some experience. Practice in a comfortable space, learn about postures, breath, and how to make the most out of the time on your mat. No flexibility required!

Latitude 44 Yoga Studio 313 E. Madison St., Eau Claire

Cost: $15 per class, $75 for 6 week series

Age: All Ages

6-9pm Sun. Mar. 5

Lakely Limited: Marcia Ball

Chef Nathan Berg will prepare an amazing five-course dinner, and the nationally-touring sensation Marcia Ball and her band will thrill an intimate and lucky crowd at The Lakely. Ball's new album, mixes Ball’s Gulf Coast blues, New Orleans R&B, swampy Louisiana ballads, and jumping, Tex-Mex flavored zydeco into a one-of-a-kind musical gumbo.

The Lakely 516 Galloway Street, Eau Claire

Cost: $35 / person

6:15-8:30pm Sun. Mar. 5

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

6:30-8:30pm Sun. Mar. 5

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

7-8:30pm Sun. Mar. 5

CVASing Concerts

The theme for this concert is "For the Beauty". Tickets are available at Festival Foods, Gordy's and CVASing members as well as at the door. All proceeds go to Feed My People Food Bank.

Trinity Lutheran Church 1314 E. Lexington Blvd., Eau Claire

Cost: $10

8:45-10:15pm Sun. Mar. 5

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 Sun. Mar. 5

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+

Ongoing Events For 03/05/2017

karaoke/DJ, galleries, classes, etc