Events For 05/17/2017

Wed. May. 17

"We Are Stardust" (Wanrudee Buranakorn and Jyl Kelley)

“We Are Stardust” features photographs and video displays by local artists Wanrudee Buranakorn and Jyl Kelley. Together, their works offer a vision of the mystical harmonies of light in shadow, earth in the heavens, and the elemental self. Light refreshments available.

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

Cost: FREE

8:30-9:30am Wed. May. 17

How to Become a Full-Time Maker

A panel of local makers will talk shop on pricing, sourcing materials, costs involved in start-up, getting into retail spaces, marketing your product online, and more. Hear from two local buyers who will share what they look for when bringing new brands in.store. Enjoy coffee, donuts and an opportunity to get your questions answered.

Red's Mercantile 224 N Dewey St., Eau Claire

9-10am Wed. May. 17

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. May. 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

9am-noon Wed. May. 17

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

9:45-11am Wed. May. 17

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. May. 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 1005 Oxford Avenue, Eau Claire

10-11am Wed. May. 17

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+

10:30-11am Wed. May. 17

Cereal Mosaics & Birdfeeder Sculptures

With your favorite breakfast treat, make colorful mosaics and tasty birdfeeders to hang at home.

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

Cost: FREE with Museum membership or admission

Age: All Ages

10:45-11:30am Wed. May. 17

Lily Pad Lab: Littlest Lab

Enjoy a special time each week with your baby as he or she discovers an engaging and rich environment. Each week we will have songs and fingerplays and stations/activities geared especially for this age group.

Lily Pad Lab 1620 Ohm Ave (In the EC Music School), Eau Claire

Cost: $40, Drop in $8 (call ahead)

Age: Babies at crawling age

11:30am-noon Wed. May. 17

Super Small Science: Lego Zip Lines

Introduce your preschool scientist to exciting hands-on and age-appropriate experiments with our very own Dr. Labcoat. This week's activity is 'Lego Zip Lines!'

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

Cost: FREE with Museum membership or admission

Age: Ages 2-5

12:35-1:30pm Wed. May. 17

Dunamis Therapy and Fitness Overview

Dunamis Therapy and Fitness Overview. Lacy from Dunamis will give a short presentation that includes an overview of what Dunamis has to offer.

Augusta Senior and Community Center 616 West Washington St., Augusta

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

1-6pm Wed. May. 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+

3:30-4:30pm Wed. May. 17

Guest Speaker Author B.J. Hollars

Author and University of Wisconsin-Eau Claire English Professor B.J. Hollars will present "Unearthing Eau Claire". Hollars will share stories of Eau Claire's past and present. From lost typewriters to found wedding dresses, Hollars will share essays on the many wonders of the city.

Grace Lutheran Communities - River Pines Community Center 206 N Wilson Dr., Altoona

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

3:30-4pm Wed. May. 17

Cereal Mosaics & Birdfeeder Sculptures

With your favorite breakfast treat, make colorful mosaics and tasty birdfeeders to hang at home.

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

Cost: FREE with Museum membership or admission

Age: All Ages

4-7pm Wed. May. 17

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. May. 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+

5:30pm Wed. May. 17

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. May. 17

Beginning Belly Dance

This beginning 8 week session is created for those who enjoy the 'fun factor.' Learn basic belly dance movements, use of finger cymbals (zils), and how to dance as a group. Level 1 classes are offered every Wednesday in a consecutive year-round series.

Dragonfly Dance & Wellness 308 N Barstow Street, Eau Claire

Cost: $80 for 1st 8-week session

Age: 16+

6pm Wed. May. 17

Author CeCelia Zorn: Young Adult Novels

Author CeCelia Zorn will discuss her Young Adult novels, "Angels Don't Get Tattoos" and its sequel, "Devils Don't Wear Velvet," which follow the story of Jasmine Ramirez.

Chippewa Falls Public Library 105 W Central St., Chippewa Falls

6-7pm Wed. May. 17

"Sounds Like Home" Public Input Session

Come view "This Day," a multimedia exhibit in our Farmhouse Theater, and help the Chippewa Valley Museum envision a new multimedia exhibit/object theater centered on local music history and culture. Part of Creative Economy Week and Wisconsin Museums Week.

Chippewa Valley Museum 1204 E. Half Moon Dr., Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

6-8pm Wed. May. 17

Pure Water Paddlers: Paint Creek

Each week the Pure Water Paddlers go to a different spot in the Chippewa Valley. Every level of paddler welcome. Bring your own kayak, canoe or SUP and meet others who enjoy the sport. Life jacket required.

Paint Creek off Lake Wissota 5364 195th St, Chippewa Falls

Cost: FREE

6-7pm Wed. May. 17

Mindful Healing Yoga Class

Every Wednesday. All ages and abilities are welcome. Stretchers and core strength, balance and coordination, breathing and relaxation. Enter through the blue door on the side of the building.

Christ Church Cathedral 510 S. Farwell St., Eau Claire

Cost: $6 Drop In Class

Age: All Ages

6:15-7pm Wed. May. 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

6:30-9pm Wed. May. 17

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. May. 17

The Paint Shack

Enjoy a fun evening of painting made easy and exciting. A talented social artist will instruct you step by step through recreating the featured painting of the night.

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

Cost: $35

7pm Wed. May. 17

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. May. 17

Dairyland Designers Association Kickoff Event

Join local designers, photographers, illustrators, printers and more for cocktails and an open discussion about the Dairyland Designers Association. The Dairyland Designers Association seeks to provide working creatives an outlet for further professional development, networking and career opportunities, as well as cultivate a creative atmosphere so professionals feel stimulated, inspired, and engaged in the Chippewa Valley. This launch event is hosted by Odd Brand Strategy, JB Systems, Greendoor Graphics, and The Oxbow Hotel.

The Oxbow Hotel 516 Galloway St., Eau Claire

7:30-9:45pm Wed. May. 17

Rumba Dance Lesson and Dancing

Beginner and Intermediate steps will be taught followed by time to practice your dance steps to a variety of music. All dancers are welcome to attend. Casual attire

Eau Claire Moose Lodge 3606 Curvue Rd, Eau Claire

Cost: $12 per person

8pm Wed. May. 17

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

Ongoing Events For 05/17/2017

karaoke/DJ, galleries, classes, etc

Events with Tickets

tickets are available online

See all at VolumeOneTickets.org »