Events For 04/01/2017

8-8:55am Sat. Apr. 1

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. Apr. 1

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. Apr. 1

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. Apr. 1

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+

8:30am-4:30pm Sat. Apr. 1

Stepfamily Rx Conference

Calling all stepcouples, single parents, and couples planning on creating a stepfamily. Important information regarding co-parenting, smart phones, teen anxiety/depression, and more. Cost includes breaks, lunch, and FREE childcare up to 5th grade.

Peace Church 501 E. Fillmore, Eau Claire

Cost: $45 for 2, $25 for 1; Save $5 Early Bird by 3/22. Must register by 3/29

Age: Adults

9am-4pm Sat. Apr. 1

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. Apr. 1

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. Apr. 1

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

9am-2pm Sat. Apr. 1

CPR/First Aid classes

First Aid and CPR / AED courses are designed to teach the basic life support skills needed to render emergency care when needed. Participants who successful complete the class will receive a certification in Adult CPR/AED and Infant CPR with First Aid.

Eau Claire YMCA 700 Graham Ave., Eau Claire

9-9:30am Sat. Apr. 1

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-4pm Sat. Apr. 1

Govin's Lambing Barn

Come see and hold all the farm babies at Govin's. We have lambs, chicks, piglets, goats, alpacas and more. It may even be possible to see a birth while you are here. We also offer pony rides, face painting, wool spinners and crafts. Lunch & snacks available.

Govin’s Meats & Berries N6134 670th St, Menomonie

Cost: $7.75/person & children under 24 months are free.

Age: All Ages

9am-3pm Sat. Apr. 1

Creating Your Vision Workshop

Do you have a dream that wants to live, a business you've wanted to start, projects that long for attention. Here is a workshop to help you with your hearts desires, ideal outcomes, self-discovery, take next steps to making your dream a reality.

Deb's Cafe, Meeting Room 1120 122nd St., Suite 3, Chippewa Falls

Cost: $50 or $40 for two or more

Age: Older youth or adults

9am-3pm Sat. Apr. 1

33rd Annual Spring Craft Sale Chippewa Falls Senior High School

All items are handmade or homemade by the exhibitor. Concessions onsite. Proceeds benefit Chippewa Falls Wrestling Club. Contact for vendor information.

Chippewa Falls Senior High School 735 Terrill Street, Chippewa Falls

Cost: $1 adults

Age: All Ages

9am-5pm Sat. Apr. 1

Reiki Level I Course

Ready to take healing into your own hands? During Reiki Level I course, you will learn the history of Reiki, how it works and how to use it for healing of yourself and others. You will receive a workbook, hands-on training, an attunement and certificate. Led by Reiki Masters Kathy Drinkman and Megan Lindblad.

Affinity Wellness Center 2411 N. Hillcrest Parkway, Ste 1E, Altoona

Cost: $150

9am-2pm Sat. Apr. 1

Chippewa Valley Homeschool Curriculum Fair

A gym full of new and used books, curriculum, toys, games and misc. educational resources.

Calvary Baptist Church 3036 Epiphany Lane, Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

9am-3pm Sat. Apr. 1

Elk Mound Booster Club Spring Art & Craft Sale

More than 100 crafters and vendors will fill the high school gymnasium and hallways. Free admission and free babysitting are always a part of these shows. Concessions are available and proceeds go to support athletes in Elk Mound.

Elk Mound High School 405 University St, Elk Mound

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

9:30-10:30am Sat. Apr. 1

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

10am-4pm Sat. Apr. 1

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. Apr. 1

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. Apr. 1

Veggie & Herb Gardening 101

New to growing food? This class covers everything from planning the layout of your garden or container to what to plant and when. Will also cover companion plants and harvesting.

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

10am Sat. Apr. 1

Electric Angel Takes Flight: Children's Picture Book Launch Party

Celebrate National Children's Book Day by listening to a reading of a hot-off-the-press picture book, Electric Angel, and meeting the creators: Eau Claire author Nanci Mortimer and Milwaukee illustrator Della Wells. Signed copies will be available for purchase. Bring the kids for refreshments, drawings, and prizes.

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

Cost: FREE

10am-3pm Sat. Apr. 1

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

10am-4pm Sat. Apr. 1

Friends of the Library Book Mini-Sale

Choose from a wide variety of cookbooks, vintage cookbooks, novels, and biographies in this book mini-sale. Adult paperbacks start at $1. Adult hardcovers start at $2. For information, stop at Information & Reference on your next visit to the library, call, or e-mail.

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

10am-1pm Sat. Apr. 1

Weekend Brunch: Jeff White

Alt-country from the hills of western Wisconsin. Blending warm tones, reverbs, delays & vibrato with an outlaw grit, Jeff White sings of love, loss & lust with an Americana vibe, channeling the melancholy country/western & dark folk music from times past.

The Oxbow Hotel 516 Galloway St., Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

10am-2pm Sat. Apr. 1

Foolin' Around with Robots!

Together with local high school robotics teams, kids can drive competition robots, participate in programming and mechanical design activities, play with electronic building kits, watch 3D printer demos and participate in a mini "Robot War" with small scale sumo robots that push each other into the Pit of Doom!

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

Cost: Free with Museum Membership or Admission ($6/person)

Age: Grade-Level Kids + Grown-Ups

10:15-10:45am Sat. Apr. 1

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. Apr. 1

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+

11-11:45am Sat. Apr. 1

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-3pm Sat. Apr. 1

Sugar Bush Maple Syrup Day

We will hike out to a remote side of camp and learn the process of making maple syrup, from tapping the trees to boiling down the sap. When we return from our hike we will enjoy pure maple syrup with a meal of pancakes and bacon.

Camp Manitou 27960 137th Street, New Auburn

Cost: Member $7, Family $20 | Community $10, Family $25

11am-noon Sat. Apr. 1

Eau Claire Garden Club Presents: Phenology in a Changing Climate

Phenology is the study of recurring plant and animal life cycle stages, especially their timing and relationships with weather and climate. Participants ill learn how changes in the start of the growing season have played out over the last century, how to record observations during the growing season, and more.

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

noon-8pm Sat. Apr. 1

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

noon-4pm Sat. Apr. 1

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

noon-3pm Sat. Apr. 1

Opening for Visiting Astists, David Knowlton and Julie Seymour

Well-established painter David Knowlton and goldsmith Julie Seymour are 200 Main's newest Visiting Artists. Celebrate their opening on both Thursday and Saturday. Live music and snacks. View their other great artists, Jo Burke, Barbara Shafer and Tim Brudnicki.

200 Main Gallery and Studios 200 Main Street (corner of Main and Graham), Eau Claire

noon-5pm Sat. Apr. 1

200 Main: Jo Burke + Jody Balow + Lissa Siedow

Gallery and Studios in downtown Eau Claire. Featuring artwork for purchase by Jo Burke, Jody Balow and home decor by Lissa Siedow, we also host local visiting artists and frequent receptions to celebrate the arts in our community.

200 Main - Gallery & Studios 200 Main St., Eau Claire

1pm Sat. Apr. 1

3rd Annual Backgammon (Tavla) City Championship

All levels of experience are invited to participate Please register ahead of time by contacting Hans Kishel by either phone or e-mail.

McIntyre Library, UW-Eau Claire UW-Eau Claire, Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

1-4pm Sat. Apr. 1

Beginning Watercolor

Learn many techniques of watercolor in this two session class and paint a frameable piece of art to take home.

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

Cost: $35

1:30-4pm Sat. Apr. 1

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

2pm Sat. Apr. 1

UWEC Campus Film Series: Moana

In Ancient Polynesia, when a terrible curse incurred by the Demigod Maui reaches an impetuous Chieftain's daughter's island, she answers the Ocean's call to seek out the Demigod to set things right.

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

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

Age: Rated PG

3pm Sat. Apr. 1

Bingo to Support Irvine Zoo

Half the proceeds go to the winner. The other half goes to Irvine Park Zoo.

Snout Saloon 13 W. Central St., Chippewa Falls

3-7pm Sat. Apr. 1

Paint Sip and Cork Pull

A fun Girls on the Run fundraiser. Cork Pull 3-5pm, Painting 5-7pm, glass of wine included. Proceeds support GOTR program. Limited spots available.

Infinity Beverages Winery & Distillery 3460 Mall Drive, Eau Claire

Cost: $30

Age: 21+

4pm Sat. Apr. 1

Citywide April Fools Pillow Fight

Volume One will revive its citywide April Fools’ Day Pillow Fight in downtown Eau Claire, Wis. The huge community pillow fight used to be an annual tradition, held each April 1 from 06-12 until the squishy brawl went on indefinite hiatus. It'll be "Five Minutes of Feathery Fury" starting precisely at 4pm. Grab a pillow, bring some friends, wait for the start whistle and start swinging!

The Oxbow Hotel 516 Galloway St., Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

5:30pm Sat. Apr. 1

Chippewa Valley Museum Presents: Dance Hall Revival

The 7th Annual Heritage in the Valley Celebration & Fundraiser. Silent auction and raffles. Join the Chippewa Valley Museum for a night of excess and relive the days of dance halls of yore. Music of the 50s, 60, and 70s by The Thundermen start at 7:30pm.

The Florian Gardens 2340 Lorch Ave, Eau Claire

6-11pm Sat. Apr. 1

Warmachine/Hordes Journeyman League

Warmachine/Hordes is a 30mm skirmisher war game set in the Fantasy/Steampunk world of the Iron Kingdoms. A Journeyman League is the perfect opportunity to try out or get into Hordes / Warmachine. Featuring a friendly, casual atmosphere, each week you will grow your force and learn new aspects of the rules. There will be door prizes and prizes for winning games, painting and best sportsmanship.

The District Company 315 Graham Ave, Eau Claire

Cost: $5 for duration of the league (7 weeks)

Age: 10+

6-11pm Sat. Apr. 1

Warmachine/Hordes Journeyman League

Warmachine/Hordes is a 30mm skirmisher war game set in the Fantasy/Steampunk world of the Iron Kingdoms. A Journeyman League is the perfect opportunity to try out or get into Hordes / Warmachine. Featuring a friendly, casual atmosphere, each week you will grow your force and learn new aspects of the rules. There will be door prizes and prizes for winning games, painting and best sportsmanship.

The District Company 315 Graham Ave, Eau Claire

Cost: $5 for duration of the league (7 weeks)

Age: 10+

6:30-9pm Sat. Apr. 1

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 Sat. Apr. 1

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

7-9:30pm Sat. Apr. 1

WideSpot Players Present "Play On!"

A comedy about a theater group trying to put on a play in spite of the maddening interference of the haughty author. Bring your family & friends and see Community Theater at its best. Visit our website for show times, tickets, or call/email us too.

Widespot Performing Arts Center N2030 Spring St., Stockholm

Cost: $15 Adult Reserved, $10 Child Reserved. Door Prices $18/$13 until Sold Out

Age: All Ages

7-9pm Sat. Apr. 1

Live Music: The Sixes

The Sixes, an acoustic duo, will play their own original music with an edge in an intimate and engaging atmosphere.

Chippewa River Distillery & Brewster Bros. Brewing Co. 402 W River St, Chippewa Falls

7-9pm Sat. Apr. 1

Live Music: Unsung Heroes

Michael Kac taught himself guitar and banjo and began performing folk music professionally on the coffeehouse circuit. John Seymour plays prairie rhythm & blues meets river city folk and walks into a bar with a few jazz chords. Roady Tate is one third of the folk trio: Burke, Lindell and Tate and is influenced by John Denver and Roger McGuinn.

Acoustic Cafe 505 S. Barstow St., Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

7pm Sat. Apr. 1

UWEC Campus Film Series: Moana

In Ancient Polynesia, when a terrible curse incurred by the Demigod Maui reaches an impetuous Chieftain's daughter's island, she answers the Ocean's call to seek out the Demigod to set things right.

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

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

Age: Rated PG

7:30-9:30pm Sat. Apr. 1

Jayson Collins Septet

The Jayson Collins Septet is a high energy jazz group playing a mix of joyful and eclectic original tunes with Thelonious Monk and Dave Holland in mind. The septet travels diverse roads, connecting groove, bop, modal, afro-cuban, ballad and swing.

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

Cost: $20 VIP / $12 General Seating

Age: All Ages

7:30-9:30pm Sat. Apr. 1

The Riff-Off: An a Cappella Invitational for Charity

The UW-Eau Claire A Cappella groups are teaming up with special guests from the University of Minnesota and Marquette University to present an invitational concert for charity. A celebration of 5 non-profit organizations through exciting a cappella music and surprises throughout the night.

UWEC Schofield Auditorium 105 Garfield Ave, Eau Claire

Cost: $10

Age: All Ages

7:30pm Sat. Apr. 1

UW-Stout Presents: "Seussical the Musical"

See the magical world and characters come to life on stage, in this fantastical whimsical musical. Directed and choreographed by Paul Calenberg and musical direction by Michaela Gifford. Based on the works of Dr. Seuss and performed through special arrangement with Music Theatre International.

Harvey Hall Theatre 3rd Street East, UW-Stout, Menomonie

Cost: $12 for Adults, $6 Children under Twelve

Age: All Ages

7:30-11pm Sat. Apr. 1

Live Music: The Thundermen

The Chippewa Valley Museum presents The Thundermen in remembering the dance halls and the music of the 50's, 60's and 70's. Come early and reminisce with your friends about the good old days. Dinner is at 6 followed by dancing at 7:30.

The Florian Gardens 2340 Lorch Ave, Eau Claire

Cost: $40. Dinner and dance. $20 dance only

Age: 21+

8pm Sat. Apr. 1

Live Music: Probable Cause

Probable Cause will be back rockin' the Snout; great music and great fun! Playing everything from Tom Petty to Metallica.

Snout Saloon 13 W. Central St., Chippewa Falls

8pm-1am Sat. Apr. 1

Live Music: One Accord

Live music at My Place Bar by One Accord.

My Place 408 Galloway St., Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: 21+

8pm Sat. Apr. 1

Live Music: Chasing Mabel + The Privates

The Privates will be joined by very special guest, Chasing Mabel. Chasing Mabel rocks the house from 8-9pm and The Privates deploy at 9pm.

Tailgates Sports Bar & Grill 1505 N. Clairemont Ave., Eau Claire

Cost: No Cover Charge

Age: 21+

8pm Sat. Apr. 1

Live Music: Porky's Groove Machine

Porky's Groove Machine is the intergalactic ambassador of Wisconsin’s silliest nerd funk. They've been described as the vibe of the B-52's and the Flaming Lips combined with the sound of Phish, G. Love and Special Sauce, and New Orleans music.

The Cabin UWEC Davies Center, Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

9pm Sat. Apr. 1

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

9:30pm-1:30am Sat. Apr. 1

Live Music: Sunset Strip

80's metal rules and so can you, for one night. Want to see long hair & spandex rule the stage again? You should probably bust out the old Motley Crue or Whitesnake or Skid Row or Dokken or whatever t-shirt and show up.

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

Cost: FREE

Age: 21+

9:30pm Sat. Apr. 1

Live Music: 40 Fingers

40 Fingers plays classic 60s and 70s dance music.

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

Cost: FREE

Age: 21+

Ongoing Events For 04/01/2017

karaoke/DJ, galleries, classes, etc

Events with Tickets

tickets are available online

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