Events For 04/17/2017

9-10am Mon. Apr. 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

9-9:55am Mon. Apr. 17

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+

9-11:30am Mon. Apr. 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.

Eau Claire Indoor Sports Center 3456 Craig Road, Eau Claire

Cost: $4/child, adults are FREE

Age: Families of children age 0 to 6

9:30-10:15am Mon. Apr. 17

Movin' & Groovin'

Each Movin' & Groovin' class is filled with laughter & fun. It promotes language & play through the use of music, song & dance.

River Source Family Center 403 High Street, Chippewa Falls

Cost: FREE

Age: Age Birth to age 5

9:30-11:30am Mon. Apr. 17

La Leche League

For the past 60 years, LLL has offered mother-to-mother support to anyone who wants to breastfeed. LLL-EC is dedicated to helping moms meet their breastfeeding goals.

Hope United Methodist Church 2233 Golf Road, Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

10am-4pm Mon. Apr. 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 201 E Lake St, Eau Claire

10-10:55am Mon. Apr. 17

Pilates Equipment Class

This class will use the Pilates apparatus called "the chair." Class is for experienced Pilates practitioners. Goal of practice is to increase overall strength, with an emphasis on the deep core muscles.

PRAJNA Pilates 705 S. Barstow Street, Eau Claire

Cost: $30, or punch card

Age: 18+

11:15am-12:15pm Mon. Apr. 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+

1-6pm Mon. Apr. 17

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+

4:30-5:30pm Mon. Apr. 17

Chippewa Valley Ukulele Orchestra

Each meeting features lesson time for beginning and advanced students as well as a rehearsal as an ensemble. New members at all levels welcome. Students who have never played ukulele before should schedule an introductory lesson before attending.

Eau Claire Music School 1620 Ohm Avenue, Eau Claire

Cost: $12 drop-in, $30 3-pass punchcard, $25 one-time registration fee

5:15-7:30pm Mon. Apr. 17

Swan Lake Ballet Studio - Spring Kids 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/class, $20-36 for 5 classes, $28-55 for 9 classes

Age: Ages 3-13

5:30pm Mon. Apr. 17

Prenatal Yoga at Latitude 44 Yoga Studio

This class is designed to strengthen and support your body throughout your pregnancy. Meditation, breath, and movement are used to focus on awareness and muscles that are key to a healthy pregnancy and labor. Connect with your body's innate wisdom and other moms-to-be in the area.

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

Cost: $15 drop-in (or membership, punch-card)

5:30-7pm Mon. Apr. 17

Chippewa Treaty Rights: Resistance, Acceptance and Controversy

Recent news features stories of Native American Tribes appealing to treaty rights to protect their land and water resources. Examine the wording of the treaties and clear up misconceptions about the rights and provisions granted to the Chippewas. Learn about the direct effect these treaties have on the lives of the Chippewa Tribes, and gain a better understanding of their history.

UW Eau Claire Campus 105 Garfield Avenue, Eau Claire

Cost: $99/person

Age: 16+

5:30-6:30pm Mon. Apr. 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+

5:30-8:30pm Mon. Apr. 17

Wild Mushrooms 101

Learn from a 30-year veteran of wild mushroom foraging. This is a classroom session covering the “three rules-plus one” and the “safe six”. Topics include: Tree identification, ethics, safety, storage and preparation. Poisonous mushrooms will also be discussed.

Menomonie Market Food Co-op 814 Main St. East, Menomonie

Cost: $25; register at least 48 hours in advance

Age: All Ages

6-8pm Mon. Apr. 17

The Next Step in Beginning Watercolor Painting

Take the next step with part two in this watercolor painting series. In this seven-week class, we'll move on from the fundamental elements you've already learned to more advanced techniques. This class is an "advanced beginner" level. Some basic knowledge or experience with watercolor painting is expected.

UW-Eau Claire Campus

Cost: $175/person; $300 for two people registering together

6-8pm Mon. Apr. 17

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

6-8pm Mon. Apr. 17

Launch Party for Safe Spaces Coalition of the Chippewa Valley LGBTQ+ Resource Guide

Safe Spaces Coalition of the Chippewa Valley will launch the first edition of its “Resource Guide to LGBTQ+ Friendly and Competent Service Providers” (mental health, physicians, alternative medicine, social services, legal). Come for hors d’oeuvres and community networking.

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

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

6:15-7pm Mon. Apr. 17

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

6:15-7:15pm Mon. Apr. 17

Zumba with PS-Get Fit

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

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

Cost: First time free, $5 drop-ins

Age: All Ages

6:30-8:30pm Mon. Apr. 17

Knit Club

Join the Knit Club every Monday to knit and chat over coffee. A fun way to share tip sand tricks and make new friends. New to knitting? Bring a pair of needles, some yarn, and prepare to learn the basics free of charge. Crocheters also welcome.

Acoustic Cafe 505 S. Barstow St., Eau Claire

6:30-8:30pm Mon. Apr. 17

Color Your World

Continue to work on your drawing skills in color using colored pencils or Crayola crayons to render a variety of subjects. You furnish good quality drawing paper. Drawing experience preferred. Pencils and crayons provided.

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

Cost: $25

Age: 16+

6:30-7:30pm Mon. Apr. 17

Book Discussion with Author Nickolas Butler

Beaver Creek Reserve’s book club picked Nickolas Butler’s newest novel, “The Hearts of Men” for their March book club read. Butler will be reading from his newest novel, answering questions from the audience, and sharing where he gets some of his ideas. There will be a book signing following the program.

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

Cost: Friends free, Nonmembers $5

7-9pm Mon. Apr. 17

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+

7:30pm Mon. Apr. 17

ECCT Auditions: "Tony N' Tina's Wedding"

Join the wedding party of ECCT’s upcoming production of “Tony N’ Tina’s Wedding”. This improvisational-based show requires a large adult cast, and no singing or preparation is required for auditions. More information available online.

Eau Claire Children's Theatre 1814 North Oxford Ave., Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: 18+

Ongoing Events For 04/17/2017

karaoke/DJ, galleries, classes, etc