Events For 06/07/2017

Wed. Jun. 7

Intro to Firefighter I

Introduces the student to the basic skills and techniques used in firefighting. Includes a variety of fire-related topics which are reinforced and enhanced through practical skills actives. Participants will stay in the UWEC residence halls.

CVTC- Emergency Service Education Center 3623 Campus Road, Eau Claire

Cost: $500

Age: Ages 16+

7:30am-1pm Wed. Jun. 7

Eau Claire Downtown Farmers Market

Seasonal, locally grown vegetables and fruits, plus baked goods, dairy products, meat, honey, maple syrup, flowers, and more. An art market featuring local artists appears most Saturdays throughout the season.

Phoenix Park Pavilions Riverfront Terr., Eau Claire

Age: All ages

9-10am Wed. Jun. 7

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

9am-noon Wed. Jun. 7

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. Jun. 7

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)

9:30am-noon Wed. Jun. 7

Summer Tree, Shrub, and Vine ID

Naturalist Jim Schwiebert will teach you how to identify tree species from one another, and will answer other tree questions as you hike BCR’s trails to look at the unique leaf, twig, and bark characteristics of trees, shrubs, and a few interesting vine species found on the Reserve. Learn easy ways to identify them.

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

Cost: Friends $5, Nonmembers $8

10am-4pm Wed. Jun. 7

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. Jun. 7

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+

10-10:30am Wed. Jun. 7

Dr. Labcoat's Exploratorium

Join Dr. Labcoat for demonstrations and experiments that are sure to entertain and amaze you.

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

Cost: FREE with Museum membership or admission

Age: All Ages

10am-5pm Wed. Jun. 7

UW-Stout End of the Year Juried Student Show

The End of the Year Juried Student Show will be up for the entire summer. This show consists of works in a variety of disciplines and media created by fine art majors from UW-Stout's School of Art & Design. The exhibit can be viewed during the venue's summer hours, by appointment and special events. The show will remain up until September 9th.

Furlong Gallery 178 Micheels Hall, UW-Stout, Menomonie

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

11am-6pm Wed. Jun. 7

Menomonie Farmers Market

Since 2000, this market has seen a remarkable growth in participation and sales. Farmer participation has increased from an average of 3-4 vendors in past seasons to 20 vendors at the peak of the summer harvest. A typical market day this past season had 15-20 farmers selling everything from vegetables to fruit, eggs, meats and handmade crafts.

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

Age: all ages

11am-noon Wed. Jun. 7

Bonus Bingo

Play Bingo with your friends and check out some new prizes.

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

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

11:30am-noon Wed. Jun. 7

Super Small Science: Spinning Circles

Introduce your preschool scientist to exciting hands-on and age-appropriate experiments with our very own Dr. Labcoat. This program is free for kids 2-5 with parent or caregiver. Today's activity is Spinning Circles.

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

Cost: FREE with Museum membership or admission

Age: Kids 2-5

12:30-1pm Wed. Jun. 7

Mobile Library Visit

Bring your library card to the Center and check out books from a variety of selections that Librarian Leslie brings for you to peruse. She'll talk about a few books during lunch.

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

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

12:30-1pm Wed. Jun. 7

Lacey Says

“Lacey Says” from the Augusta location of Dunamis Therapy & Fitness. Every month Lacey will be doing a short presentation on a different topic.

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

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

1-6pm Wed. Jun. 7

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+

1-3:30pm Wed. Jun. 7

Summer Tree, Shrub, and Vine ID

Naturalist Jim Schwiebert will teach you how to identify tree species from one another, and will answer other tree questions as you hike BCR’s trails to look at the unique leaf, twig, and bark characteristics of trees, shrubs, and a few interesting vine species found on the Reserve. Learn easy ways to identify them.

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

Cost: Friends $5, Nonmembers $8

1-1:30pm Wed. Jun. 7

Make Your Own Ice Cream

Learn how to make a tasty summertime treat with the CMEC Playologists.

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

Cost: FREE with Museum membership or admission

Age: All Ages

3pm Wed. Jun. 7

United Way of Dunn County Annual Spring Carnival & Agency Fair

The 3M Wizards will once again pay a visit, and horse-drawn carriage rides will be available, weather permitting. The event will include dozens of children’s games, information about our agencies’ services and food. There also will be face painting, a caricature artist and a door prize.

Cost: FREE

4-4:45pm Wed. Jun. 7

Sky Stories

It's a starry, starry night (or day) at the Museum. Check out their new Planetarium for an out-of-this world show. Visitors will lie down under the stars and hear all kinds of stories about the constellations in tonight's sky.

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

Cost: FREE with Museum membership or admission

Age: All Ages

4-4:30pm Wed. Jun. 7

Make Your Own Ice Cream

Learn how to make a tasty summertime treat with the CMEC Playologists.

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

Cost: FREE with Museum membership or admission

Age: All Ages

4:30-5:30pm Wed. Jun. 7

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+

5-7pm Wed. Jun. 7

Wisconsin Bike Week: Open House & Planning Session

Give your input ahead of the 2018 update to the Chippewa Valley Bike Map, which had its first edition released in 2015, and give input on future bike route planning for Eau Claire & Altoona. Sponsored by Bike Chippewa Valley.

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

5:30-6:30pm Wed. Jun. 7

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+

5:30pm Wed. Jun. 7

Wisconsin Bike Week: Bike to Baseball

Meet up and ride to an Eau Claire Express Baseball game vs. the Rochester Honkers at Carson Park. Participating riders receive a voucher for a FREE general admission ticket and a gift by the Eau Claire Express, but you must join the ride starting from one of the meet-up points. Helmets required. Express game at 6:35pm.

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

6-8:30pm Wed. Jun. 7

Introductory Clay Class

Introduction to throwing clay on the wheel, extruding, slab building, hand-building and glazing pottery. Clay, glaze, use of tools and equipment, and two firings for approx. 5 pieces are included. Bring your ideas for projects or find some there.

Meadowsong Studios E15501 County Road D, Fall Creek

Cost: $150 for 5 week course

Age: Adults & 10+ w/adult present

6-8pm Wed. Jun. 7

Dabble Box Open Lab

Join the Summer Library Program at the Dabble Box Open Lab. Explore the library's new Makerspace with your family. Check out the cool tools and materials we have to offer, and make something neat to take home.

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

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

6-8:30pm Wed. Jun. 7

Wine & Whimsy

A workshop of canvas and wine with friends. Open to interested painters of all experience levels. Enjoy a night of painting with a side of wine.

Eau Claire Regional Arts Center 316 Eau Claire St., Eau Claire

Cost: $35

6-7pm Wed. Jun. 7

Move Your Hips! Hula Hooping for Exercise and Empowerment

Let your guard down and get a great workout with fellow ladies in this high-energy class led by Eau Claire Torch Sister, Kerri Kiernan. She will be teaching the basics of hula hooping, hula hoop tricks, transitions, and general hoop flow. The class will be held outdoors. Hoops will be available to borrow or bring your own.

Hobbs Observatory In Beaver Creek Reserve, S1 Cty Hwy K, Fall Creek

Cost: Friends $10, Nonmembers $12

Age: Ages 16+

6:30-9pm Wed. Jun. 7

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. Jun. 7

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. Sign up on Facebook, via their website, or text your name, date, and location of the event.

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

Cost: $35

6:30-9pm Wed. Jun. 7

Wednesday Wine with William

Join Chef Michelle and William, the Eau Claire Wine Guy, for the monthly Wino Wednesday. Food and wine selections are forthcoming. Check website for updates and to register for the event.

Forage in Banbury Place 930 Galloway St, Bldg. 13, Suite 212, Eau Claire

Cost: $35

Age: 21+

6:30-8:30pm Wed. Jun. 7

Pure Water Paddlers Social Paddle: The View on Lake Wissota

Each week the Pure Water Paddlers paddle at 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. Check the website for any last minute changes.

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

6:35pm Wed. Jun. 7

Eau Claire Express vs Rochester Honkers

Get to Carson Park and to watch the Eau Claire Express take on Rochester Honkers.

Eau Claire Express Stadium - Carson Park 702 Carson Park Drive, Eau Claire

Cost: $9 general admission tickets, $11 reserved grand stand tickets, $14 reserved box tickets, $28 fan deck tickets | multi-game packages and group discounts available

Age: All Ages

6:35pm Wed. Jun. 7

Eau Claire Express 2017 Season

Experience the excitement of live baseball as your hometown Eau Claire Express slug it out in historic Carson Park. June 3, at 7:05m vs. Mankato Moondogs June 4, at 5:05pm vs. Mankato Moondogs June 7, at 6:35pm vs. Rochester Honkers June…

Carson Park 100 Carson Park Dr., Eau Claire

Cost: $9 general admission tickets, $11 reserved grand stand tickets, $14 reserved box tickets, $28 fan deck tickets | multi-game packages and group discounts available

Age: All Ages

7pm Wed. Jun. 7

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

7-10pm Wed. Jun. 7

Classic Country Jam hosted by The Bear Creek Boys

Classic country jam session hosted by "The Bear Creek Boy's". All country pickers and singers are invited to perform. Backline provided including drums, keys, and amps, but bring your own axe. Everyone is welcome to listen or dance to the great country music.

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

Cost: FREE

Age: 21+

7-8pm Wed. Jun. 7

Strategic Plan Follow-up

A presentation of the new Strategic Plan for the School District of Altoona. Enter through the main entrance at the Altoona intermediate and middle school.

School District of Altoona, District Board Room 1903 Bartlett Ave., Altoona

7:30pm Wed. Jun. 7

Eau Claire Municipal Band Summer Concert Season

Listen to high quality, free entertainment by the oldest musical organization in Eau Claire. From traditional Sousa marches, patriotic melodies, pop, jazz, rock, and soundtracks, there is something for everyone's listening pleasure.

Sarge "Boyd" Bandshell, Owen Park, Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

8pm Wed. Jun. 7

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

8-9:30pm Wed. Jun. 7

Clear Water Comedy Trivia: 30 Rock

How much do you know about 30 Rock? Prizes will be awarded.

The Plus 208 S. Barstow St, Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

8pm Wed. Jun. 7

UWEC Summer Cinema: "A Dog's Purpose"

A devoted dog discovers the meaning of its own existence through the lives of the humans it teaches to laugh and love. Reincarnated as multiple canines over the course of five decades, the lovable pooch develops an unbreakable bond with a kindred spirit. Activities at 8pm, movie at dusk.

Haas Fine Arts Center (west lawn) 121 Water Street, Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: Rated PG

Ongoing Events For 06/07/2017

karaoke/DJ, galleries, classes, etc