Events For 04/19/2017

7am-5:30pm Wed. Apr. 19

Foot and Nail Care: Education Day with Basic Clinical

As our population ages and we see rising rates of diabetes, the demand for foot and nail care is rapidly increasing. This area of nursing practice is often neglected in formal nursing education, leaving a shortage of professional providers. This course will give you all the tools you need to begin a practice of basic foot and nail care.

The Florian Gardens 2340 Lorch Ave, Eau Claire

Cost: $799

7am-5:30pm Wed. Apr. 19

Foot and Nail Care: Education Day with Expanded Clinical

This course will give you all the tools you need to begin a practice of basic foot and nail care. You will discuss issues related to foot and nail care as an independent nursing practice, demonstrate basic and intermediate level foot and nail care in a supervised clinical setting and more.

The Florian Gardens 2340 Lorch Ave, Eau Claire

Cost: $999

8am-noon Wed. Apr. 19

Microsoft Outlook: Integrated Time Management

Many people are familiar with the basics of Outlook, but neglect the full power of the program. Outlook is actually four programs in one! In this hands-on class learn how to integrate the email, calendar, task and contacts functions of Outlook to complement and enhance the use of each.

CVTC Clairemont Campus, Room 103 620 W. Clairemont Ave., Eau Claire

Cost: $89/person

8:30am-4:30pm Wed. Apr. 19

Growing Up Transgender

Whether you work in healthcare, human service or education, or merely seek to learn for your own personal journey, we invite you to spend the day exploring the oft-misunderstood Transgender community. In this session you'll define, explore, and get some answers about the Transgender community.

The Florian Gardens 2340 Lorch Ave, Eau Claire

Cost: $119 per person

9-10am Wed. Apr. 19

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. (Banbury Place, Building 13 - Room 122), Eau Claire

Cost: $40 per month

Age: Adults

9-10am Wed. Apr. 19

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

9:30am Wed. Apr. 19

Musik Makers: Preschool Music Time

introduces young students and their families the enjoyment and benefits of music in a relaxed and fun social setting. Through songs, dances, and musical instruments, students will develop musical knowledge and skills.

Eau Claire Music School 1620 Ohm Avenue, Eau Claire

Cost: $5 (siblings under 2 are FREE)

9:45-11am Wed. Apr. 19

Tinkergarten

Getting children back into nature with an outdoor early childhood learning environment. 18 months to 8 years old. Discounts for multiple children. Choose Wednesday or Saturday class.

Irvine Park Bridgewater Avenue, Chippewa Falls

Cost: $140

Age: 18 month - 8 years

10am-4pm Wed. Apr. 19

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. Apr. 19

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+

10-11am Wed. Apr. 19

Lil’ Sprouts Preschool Cooking at Forage

You and your little one can participate together in fun, age appropriate classes bursting with hands-on activities, healthy concept learning through games, and of course, empowering your little one to create their own special healthy snacks. Classes are theme-based and one hour in length

Forage 930 Galloway St., Building 13, Suite 212, Eau Claire

Cost: $40 for all 3 sesisons, $15 each class

Age: Ages 2-6

1-6pm Wed. Apr. 19

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+

1-2:30pm Wed. Apr. 19

How to Write a Memoir: Packaging the Past for the Future

Do you want to write an essay for your children/grandchildren that reflects you/your struggles and is neither a diary or lecture? To write a meaningful memoir, join this hands-on class with an accomplished author & award-winning teacher.

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

Cost: $15 members / $22.50 non-members

1:30-2:30pm Wed. Apr. 19

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

3:30-4pm Wed. Apr. 19

Seed Bombs

Using tissue, soil and seeds, squish, squeeze and place our bomb in a cup to dry. Then, as Spring warms into Summer, kids can tear away the cup, place the bomb in a small hole in the ground, cover it with soil and wait for it to sprout.

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

Cost: FREE with museum membership or admission

4-7pm Wed. Apr. 19

Waldemar Ager Association Open House

Ager Association members conduct tours in the house and provide background about Waldemar Ager. Owned by the Agers during the first half of the 20th century, the house is a meeting place for members and the general public and is now the repository of a fully catalogued library for research on Nordic languages, cultures, and history.

Ager House 514 W. Madison St., Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

4:30-5:30pm Wed. Apr. 19

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+

4:30-7pm Wed. Apr. 19

Meatball and Maple Syrup Supper

Real maple syrup served over home-made biscuits, meatballs, corn, mashed potatoes, coleslaw, dessert and beverage.

Jim Falls United Methodist Church 13883 Hwy S South, Jim Falls

Cost: Adult ticket $8; Child's ticket $4

5:30pm Wed. Apr. 19

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. Apr. 19

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+

5:30-6:30pm Wed. Apr. 19

Lil’ Sprouts Preschool Cooking at Forage

You and your little one can participate together in fun, age appropriate classes bursting with hands-on activities, healthy concept learning through games, and of course, empowering your little one to create their own special healthy snacks. Classes are theme-based and one hour in length

Forage 930 Galloway St., Building 13, Suite 212, Eau Claire

Cost: $40 for all 3 sesisons, $15 each class

Age: Ages 2-6

5:30pm Wed. Apr. 19

Destination Yoga State Theatre

Enjoy a vinyasa yoga practice backstage followed by wine sampling. Peruse the beautiful art gallery, enter to win a prize in the raffle, paint a custom silk scarf with Erin Designs Yoga Energy Art, and be prepared to have a great time!

The State Theatre 316 Eau Claire St., Eau Claire

Cost: $15 ($12 for members)

Age: 21+

5:30-6:25pm Wed. Apr. 19

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 St. (Banbury Place, Bld 4/6 - Suite 205), Eau Claire

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

Age: 16+

5:30-8pm Wed. Apr. 19

Intermediate Calligraphy

Continue to work on your calligraphy skills using the Italic Alphabet. As time allows, learn a new style of calligraphy. Calligraphy experience preferred. Two Wednesdays. Instructor Vicki Casper

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

Cost: $25

Age: 16+

6-7pm Wed. Apr. 19

Kids Series: DIY Seed Balls

Seed balls (or seed bombs, as they are sometimes called by gardeners who lob them over FENCES and into abandoned lots) are a great way to plant seeds of all sorts in places you can’t take close care of. This kids class is just in time to celebrate Earth Week, designed for children ages 5-10. Kids will go home with a handful of seed bombs and instructions for “planting”.

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

Cost: $5

Age: Ages 5-10

6-7:15pm Wed. Apr. 19

Declutter Your Life & Breathe

Discover how organization promotes serenity & wellness. In this collaborative workshop Amy Segerstrom of The Healing Place teaches you mindfulness so you can get started without feeling overwhelmed. Nancy Rothwell, organizing guru, will teach you to start organizing your physical spaces.

29 Pines Hotel and Convention Center 5872 33rd Ave., Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

6-8pm Wed. Apr. 19

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 Wed. Apr. 19

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

6:15-8:30pm Wed. Apr. 19

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. Apr. 19

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

6:30-9pm Wed. Apr. 19

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. Apr. 19

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

7-9pm Wed. Apr. 19

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. Apr. 19

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. Apr. 19

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. Apr. 19

Save the Boundary Waters: Bear Witness Screening

Join the Campaign the Save the Boundary Waters to watch Bear Witness, the short film documenting National Geographic Adventurers of the Year Dave and Amy Freeman's year-long adventure in the Boundary Waters. Staff from the Campaign will be present to provide an update on the campaign and answer questions.

UW-Stout Jarvis Hall Science Wing, Room 110 410 10th Ave East, Menomonie

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

7:30pm Wed. Apr. 19

UWEC Theatre Presents: "The Heidi Chronicles"

Comprised of a series of interrelated scenes and the play traces the coming of age of Heidi Holland, a successful art historian, as she tries to find her bearings in a rapidly changing world. This celebrated play was the winner of the Pulitzer Prize, The Tony Award, the Drama Desk Award, the Hull-Warriner Award and the Susan Smith Blackburn Prize.

UWEC Kjer Theatre 1602 Park Ave., Eau Claire

Cost: $18 GA

8pm Wed. Apr. 19

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

8:30-11pm Wed. Apr. 19

Lakely Special Event: Found Footage Festival Comedy Show + Three Course Dinner

A one-of-a-kind live comedy event that showcases footage from videos that were found at garage sales and thrift stores and in warehouses and dumpsters across the country. Event includes a 3-course dinner and beer pairing.

The Oxbow Hotel 516 Galloway St., Eau Claire

Cost: $40/person (includes 3-course dinner and beer pairing)

Age: Rated R

8:45-10:15pm Wed. Apr. 19

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. Apr. 19

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 04/19/2017

karaoke/DJ, galleries, classes, etc