Events For 03/29/2017

Wed. Mar. 29

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+

9-10am Wed. Mar. 29

Dance Inspired Exercise

Dance Inspired Exercise for adults of all ages with no dance experience. A meditative experience that builds core strength while easing tension. The class consists predominantly of stretches on the floor. Based on Martha Graham technique.

Dancers Studio 800 Wisconsin St., Building 13, Room 122, Eau Claire

Cost: $40 per month

Age: Adults

9-10am Wed. Mar. 29

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

9am-noon Wed. Mar. 29

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

9:30am Wed. Mar. 29

Musik Makers: Preschool Music Time

Introduces young students the enjoyment and benefits of music in a relaxed and fun social setting. Through crafts, songs, dances, and musical instruments, students will develop musical knowledge and skills. Meets three weeks each month. Drop-ins welcome. See full schedule online.

Eau Claire Music School 1620 Ohm Avenue, Eau Claire

Cost: $20 for 3 classes in advance, $8 weekly drop-in (discounts for siblings)

9:30-10:30am Wed. Mar. 29

Little Museum Explorers

Participate in special hands-on activities geared toward your little one’s development. From songs and rhymes to crafts and sensory play, Miss Barb and Miss Vanessa will offer practical ideas and suggestions to help your child interact with several Museum exhibits.

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

Cost: FREE with Museum membership or admission

Age: Ages 0-2

10am-4pm Wed. Mar. 29

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

10-11am Wed. Mar. 29

Beginning Yoga

Classes are appropriate for beginners with an emphasis on the senior population. Goals of practice include increasing strength, flexibility, balance, coordination, will power, energy level, and finding stillness of the mind.

PRAJNA pilates | yoga | beyond 705 S. Barstow Street, Eau Claire

Cost: $15, or punch card

Age: 18+

10am-5pm Wed. Mar. 29

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-5pm Wed. Mar. 29

Charles Matson Lume "I Do Not Have To See In Order To Believe"

UW-Stout School of Art & Design Professor, Charles Lume will have the reception for his sabbatical exhibition, I Do Not Have to See to Believe (for W.S. Merwin) an installation of various objects and mediums that manipulate light.

Furlong Gallery 178 Micheels Hall, UW-Stout, Menomonie

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

10am-5pm Wed. Mar. 29

The Art of Hugh Mandelert - A Retrospective

Retrospective showing of original artwork of Chippewa Falls-born artist Hugh Mandelert including fabric design swatches, early portraits, and landscape paintings. Private collection. Select pieces available for purchase through B-Framed Galleries.

B-Framed Galleries 313 S. Barstow St., Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

10:15-10:35am Wed. Mar. 29

L.E. Phillips Library: Bouncing Babies Storytime

20 minutes of lap rhymes, songs, parachute fun and bubbles! Followed by play and social time for babies and parents.

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

Cost: FREE

Age: Age 0-12 months

10:30-11am Wed. Mar. 29

Create a Moon Surface

Long ago, meteorites, asteroids, and comets crashed into the surface of the moon forming craters: big holes in the ground. Join the Museum all week to create your own lunar surface, full of craters.

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

Cost: FREE with Museum membership or admission

Age: All Ages

11am-1pm Wed. Mar. 29

Lunch Break Skate

Free Skate Rentals.

Hobbs Ice Arena 915 Menomonie St., Eau Claire

Cost: $3 or City Pass

Age: All Ages

11am Wed. Mar. 29

Normal Aging

Everyone misplaces their keys, so is it truly a sign of memory loss or getting older. Learn the difference & tricks to enhance your memory too.

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

11:30am-noon Wed. Mar. 29

Super Small Science

Introduce your preschool scientist to exciting hands-on and age-appropriate experiments with our very own Dr. Labcoat.

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

Cost: FREE with Museum membership or admission

Age: Ages 2-5

noon-8pm Wed. Mar. 29

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

12:10-12:50pm Wed. Mar. 29

Faculty Forum: Budget Repair or Budget Spectacle? The Passage of Wisconsin’s Act 10

This analysis shows how the 2011 state budget in Wisconsin was used to create a political spectacle to generate support for eliminating collective bargaining for public workers (especially public school teachers).

Center for Excellence in Teaching and Learning UWEC Old Library, 105 Garfield Ave., Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

1-6pm Wed. Mar. 29

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+

1-3pm Wed. Mar. 29

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

1:30-2:30pm Wed. Mar. 29

Beginning Spanish

If you are intrigued by the idea of learning a little Spanish, in a friendly group of equals, this class is for you. You will be amazed at how quickly you will begin to understand spoken Spanish through the methodology of TPR Storytelling. !Vámonos! - Let's go!

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

Cost: $45 members / $67.50 non-members

1:30-3:30pm Wed. Mar. 29

All About E-Mail

This 3 session class covers all aspects of Web-based email (using Windows computers) mailboxes, folders, sending, receiving, attachments, contacts and settings. Prerequisites: Must have a current email address (Yahoo, Gmail, Charter, AT&T, etc.) and know your email password before coming to class. This class does not cover Microsoft Outlook.

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

Cost: $15 members / $22.50 non-members

3:30-4pm Wed. Mar. 29

Create a Moon Surface

Long ago, meteorites, asteroids, and comets crashed into the surface of the moon forming craters: big holes in the ground. Join the Museum all week to create your own lunar surface, full of craters.

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

Cost: FREE with Museum membership or admission

Age: All Ages

4-6pm Wed. Mar. 29

Local Art Exhibit & Grand Opening

Over 20 local artists will have their works on display during the Open House. Stop by to view over 50 pieces of local art and visit with the Artists who created each piece. Refreshments will be served during this reception which will kick off at 4pm with a Ribbon Cutting Ceremony.

River Prairie Northwestern Bank 1430 Rivers Edge Trail, Altoona

Cost: FREE

4:30-5:30pm Wed. Mar. 29

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+

4:30pm Wed. Mar. 29

Political Science Panel Discussion

Panel discussion on the constitutional process of Supreme Court appointments, the constitutional issues raised at the hearings (including nominee responses to senators’ questioning), reasons why senators might vote for or against nominees, and the difficulty of predicting how a nominee might rule on issues if confirmed to the Court.

UWEC, Schneider Social Science Hall - Room 100 105 Garfield Ave., Eau Claire

5:15-6:30pm Wed. Mar. 29

Advance Your Asana: Open Hip Postures

Advance Your Asana: Open-Hip Postures will focus on poses such as Triangle, Warrior II, Half Moon, and Side Angle. Experience a powerful pose by supporting the body, engaging, and working with your anatomy as opposed to against it.

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

Cost: $20(membership discount available)

5:30pm Wed. Mar. 29

Barre Express

30 minute barre workout that will get your legs shaking and in toning action.

Pure Fitness 4 You 1423 South Hastings Way, Eau Claire

Cost: $6

5:30-6:30pm Wed. Mar. 29

Beginning Belly Dance

This level 1, 8-week session is a continuous, cyclical class for those who enjoy the fun factor. Learn the basic movement techniques and use of finger cymbals (zils). Every Wednesday, consecutive year-round weekly Level 1 classes offered. Jump in at any time.

Dragonfly Dance & Wellness 308 N Barstow Street, Eau Claire

Cost: $80 for first 8 week session

Age: 16+

5:30-6:25pm Wed. Mar. 29

Strong by Zumba with Tara and Emily

Combines high intensity interval training with the science of synced music motivation. In every class, music and moves sync perfectly to push you beyond your limits. To maximize your experience, bring a yoga mat and water bottle.

Danz Kraze 800 Wisconsin Street Bld 4/6 Suite 205, Eau Claire

Cost: $35 for 6-Week Session OR $7/class

Age: 16+

5:30-7pm Wed. Mar. 29

Conflict-Ending Processes in Syria and Implications of the Syrian War

This year's Arab World Lecture will be given by Randa Slim, Director of the Track II Dialogues Initiative at The Middle East Institute and Adjunct Research Fellow at the New America Foundation. Designed to provide information and awareness about the Arab World, the annual lecture was started by members of Eau Claire's Arab American community.

UWEC, Hibbard Hall Room 102 105 Garfield Ave., Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

6-8:30pm Wed. Mar. 29

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

6-7:30pm Wed. Mar. 29

Getting Started with Blogging

This class is geared toward the beginning blogger. You will be walked through the process of generating ideas and writing content. By the end of the class you will have created a blog to showcase your interests, hobbies and experiences.

UW-Eau Claire Campus

Cost: $99 per person

6-7pm Wed. Mar. 29

Speed & Agility Class with Kyle Stelter

Train with coach Stelter to improve your speed and agility.

Eau Claire Sport Warehouse 2983 11th St., Eau Claire

Cost: $10/class

Age: All Ages

6-8pm Wed. Mar. 29

Condominium Forum

Interested in living in a new downtown condominium? JCAP would like your input their new project, The 101, to be built on the site of the old Huebsch Building. Discuss the condos designs, style, unit sizes, pricing, unit features, amenities, and more.

The Lismore 333 Gibson Street, Eau Claire

6:15-8:30pm Wed. Mar. 29

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

6:15-7pm Wed. Mar. 29

PiYo

PiYo is a FUN group fitness class that use yoga and Pilates inspired moves while incorporating strength and movement all with no jumping and low impact moves that will get you results from head to toe.

Pure Fitness 4 You 1423 South Hastings Way, Eau Claire

Cost: $5

6:15pm Wed. Mar. 29

PiYo

PiYo an amazing combination of Yoga, Pilates, strength and movement that will get you results head to toe.

Pure Fitness 4 You 1423 South Hastings Way, Eau Claire

Cost: $5

6:30-8:30pm Wed. Mar. 29

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

6:30-9pm Wed. Mar. 29

Indoor Open Swim

Children 8 years old or younger must be accompanied by a responsible supervisor at least 13 years of age in order to be admitted.

Delong Middle School 2000 Vine St., Eau Claire

Cost: $3 or City Pass, FREE for children 2 and under

Age: All Ages

6:30-9pm Wed. Mar. 29

Paint at Cheers Pablo

Head to Cheers Pablo for one of many painting events, or a DIY sign class. No painting experience necessary, just come ready to have fun. More information about available classes online.

Cheers Pablo 2839 Mall Drive, Suite 3A, Eau Claire

Cost: $35 per person, $25 for Kids Under 12

Age: All Ages

6:30-8:30pm Wed. Mar. 29

Beginning Drawing

Learn to draw in this two session class, using line, form, tone, proportion, perspective, etc. to render a variety of subjects. Some materials provided but you provide good quality drawing paper. Instructor Vicki Casper.

Arts Coming Together: School of the Arts 107 Wilson Court, Menomonie

Cost: $20

Age: 16+

7-9pm Wed. Mar. 29

Adult Open Basketball

A drop-in coed program for the adult basketball player.

Eau Claire North High School 1801 Piedmont Rd., Eau Claire

Cost: $3 or City Pass

Age: 18+

7-9pm Wed. Mar. 29

Adult Open Pickleball

A drop-in coed program for the adult pickleball player.

Delong Middle School 2000 Vine St., Eau Claire

Cost: $3 or City Pass

Age: 18+

7pm Wed. Mar. 29

Poker Night at Big T's

4 weeks to qualify then BIG tournament with lots of extra prizes & cash to be won. One free beverage weekly for all players. Test your skills.

Big T's 2007 3rd St, Eau Claire

Cost: $25 buy in; 12 week format

7-9pm Wed. Mar. 29

Just Bag It - Fashion Show

UWEC’s fashion show featuring students and their designs made from recycled and repurposed materials. This event promotes a more sustainable and socially just lifestyle in regards to fashion and the fashion industry.

Davies Center, UW-Eau Claire UW-Eau Claire, Eau Claire

7:30-9:45pm Wed. Mar. 29

Waltz Dance Lessons

Learn to dance the Waltz. Beginning foundational steps followed by intermediate steps will be taught along with leading and following skills. Join in the fun and try dancing. Casual attire.

Eau Claire Moose Lodge 3606 Curvue Rd, Eau Claire

Cost: $12 per person

8pm Wed. Mar. 29

Trivia Night at The Plus hosted by Clear Water Comedy

The Plus and Clear Water Comedy bring you a new trivia experience that's one part comedy show, one part pub quiz, one part game show. Free to play and all ages welcome.

The Plus 208 S. Barstow St, Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

8pm Wed. Mar. 29

Clear Water Comedy: Baseball Trivia

Clear Water Comedy hosts Trivia Night at The Plus every Wednesday Night at 8pm. Free to play and all ages, with surprises and prizes in store. Each show has a special theme.

The Plus 208 S. Barstow St, Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

8:45-10:15pm Wed. Mar. 29

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 Wed. Mar. 29

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+

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

Ongoing Events For 03/29/2017

karaoke/DJ, galleries, classes, etc