Events For 06/20/2017

Tue. Jun. 20

2017 Art & Design Camp

Spend five days and four nights on UW-Stout's campus and create your own interactive virtual world. Work with Stout students and video game design faculty in the School of Art and Design computer labs. Campers will choose from one of the three tracks, Game Design, Interior Design or Studio Art.

University of Wisconsin-Stout, Menomonie

Cost: $400

Age: Grades 8 to 12

Tue. Jun. 20

Blugold Beginnings Science Technology Engineering Math (STEM) Camp

Students will receive academic instruction in STEM related areas, team building activities, take STEM related field trips, and participate in other fun activities around campus and in the community.

UWEC Residence Halls

Cost: $325 per student

Age: Grades 6-12

Tue. Jun. 20

Drone Summer Camp

Introducing campers to CVTC's Drone certificate program, this camp is designed to provide a broad picture of drone fundamentals and theory, drone operations and applications along with drone policy. Each camper will be use CVTC’s drone simulation training software and be able to fly a drone.

Chippewa Valley Technical College 620 West Clairemont Ave., Eau Claire

Cost: $40 (Includes activities, materials & lunch)

Age: HIgh School Students

Tue. Jun. 20

Fairfax Pool: Cars Week

A week of “Lightning McQueen” and “Mater” themed activities to celebrate the release of Disney/Pixar’s film “Cars 3”.

Fairfax Pool 4200 Fairfax St., Eau Claire

Cost: $4.25/Day or Season Pass

Tue. Jun. 20

Career and Technical Education Summit

Summit issues to be addressed include: preparing graduates for current and emerging needs and challenges in the workplace, envisioning the future of career and technical education in Wisconsin, and establishing best practices to move the field forward. Attendees will be stakeholders from prekindergarten through postsecondary education, workforce development agencies and national think tank leaders.

UW-Stout, Menomonie

6:45-7:30am Tue. Jun. 20

Hot YogaRoom Express Flow

This express class option is for you to still get in your practice with plenty of time to get ready for your day. You will work every part of your body building strength, fluidity and balance while linking breath to continuous movement.

The Yoga Room 2839 Mall Dr., Eau Claire

Cost: $15 Drop In, Punch card & Membership Available

8am-3pm Tue. Jun. 20

Summer Institute: Chippewa Falls

Summer Institute has a 40-year tradition of teaching and delighting children across the Chippewa Valley. Your kids will love the variety of activities, and you will appreciate the small classes that promise high quality learning. From art to animals, math to music, stories to science and so much more.

Halmstad Elementary School 565 E. South Ave., Chippewa Falls

Cost: $25 per class for Chippewa Falls district residents, $95 per class for all other students.

Age: Students entering grades K-5

8-9am Tue. Jun. 20

Floating Bliss SUP Yoga - Intro to Adult Paddle + Yoga

This 60 minute class will introduce you to Stand Up Paddle Board Yoga. The first 20 minutes will focus on safety and basic paddling techniques, followed by 20 minutes of gentle yoga stretches/poses and ending with a 20 minute paddle back to shore.

Dells Pond Boat Launch - Mt. Simon Park 1100 Addison St., Eau Claire

Cost: $15

Age: 16+

9-9:30am Tue. Jun. 20

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+

9-11am Tue. Jun. 20

Chippewa Valley Generations Choir

Cathy Reitz, director of the Chippewa Valley Community Choir, Chippewa Valley Youth Chorus, and the Stand In the Light Dementia choir, has created a new opportunity for singers of all ages to make music together. Singers young and old of all ages are welcome to join. Performance: July 8th at the The Inaugural Family Day in Downtown Eau Claire.

Lutheran Church of the Good Shepherd 1120 Cedar St., Eau Claire

Cost: $20 per person or participate as a whole family for $30

Age: Ages 6+ (adults included)

9:30-10:30am Tue. Jun. 20

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+

9:30-11:30am Tue. Jun. 20

Play & Learn

You and your child will enjoy free play, songs, dancing, stories, crafts & snacks. Here you will find playing & learning go hand in hand. Come & experience learning through the eyes of your child.

River Source Family Center 403 High Street, Chippewa Falls

Cost: FREE

Age: Ages Birth to age 5

9:30am-noon Tue. Jun. 20

Earth Detectives

Whether they are panning for gold or hunting for frogs, Earth Detectives enjoy getting their feet muddy as they investigate the forest, prairie, stream, and pond habitats of the Reserve. Get an exciting up-close look at the natural world during their weeklong exploration.

Beaver Creek Reserve S1 County Road K, Fall Creek

Cost: $50-60

Age: Ages 9-11

9:30am-noon Tue. Jun. 20

Nature Nuts

Nature Nuts is designed to encourage the inherent curiosities of young nature lovers. Daily activities are geared to discovery of the natural world. Adventures may include things like adopting a tree, meeting a Rock Wizard, searching for the elusive pieces of the rainbow and creative art projects.

Beaver Creek Reserve S1 County Road K, Fall Creek

Cost: $50-60

Age: Ages 5-6

9:30am-noon Tue. Jun. 20

Sprouts

Sprouts are given opportunities to expand their knowledge of the natural world. Whether knee deep in a stream, or hiking through the forest communities, Sprouts develop a basis for a lifetime of nature appreciation.

Beaver Creek Reserve S1 County Road K, Fall Creek

Cost: $50-60

Age: Ages 7-8

9:45-11:45am Tue. Jun. 20

Tadpole Toddler Camp Featuring Lily Pad Lab

Get ready for a morning of music, movement, meaningful messes, munching and lots of exploration of our natural world. Parents and children will work together as they join in group activities and stations designed to encourage exploration, experimentation and fun.

Beaver Creek Reserve S1 County Road K, Fall Creek

Cost: Per day: $10-15; Full Week: $45-60

Age: Ages 2-4

10am-4pm Tue. Jun. 20

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

10am-5pm Tue. Jun. 20

80 for 80: A Retrospective of the Work of Susan Phelps Pearson

Susan Phelps-Pearson's work utilizes a multitude of different techniques from traditional painting to large-scale assemblages. For this retrospective, Pearson has selected 80 pieces of art to reflect and celebrate her eighty years as an artist. No cost for admission. 

The Heyde Center for the Arts 3 South High St., Chippewa Falls

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

10am Tue. Jun. 20

Micon Summer Kids Shows: "Trolls"

After the Bergens invade Troll Village, Poppy (Anna Kendrick), the happiest Troll ever born, and the overly-cautious, curmudgeonly Branch (Justin Timberlake) set off on a journey to rescue her friends.

Micon Cinemas Eau Claire 3109 Mall Dr., Eau Claire

Cost: $0.25

Age: Rated PG

10am-5pm Tue. Jun. 20

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

10am-noon Tue. Jun. 20

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

10am Tue. Jun. 20

"Building Bridges" Group Summer Art Show

Selected artists were invited to create art that relates to their personal concept of building bridges. The work displayed in this show will reflect each of the artist’s interpretation of that theme. The group summer show may be viewed during regular library hours.

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

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

10:15-10:35am Tue. Jun. 20

Toddler Tales Storytime

For two- and three-year-olds and a parent or caregiver. Features stories, songs, and activities.

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

Cost: FREE

Age: 2 & 3 year olds

10:30-11am Tue. Jun. 20

Summer Story Time

30 minutes of story time for ages 2-8 with a caregiver on Tuesdays during June and July.

Altoona Public Library 1303 Lynn Ave., Altoona

Cost: FREE

Age: Ages 2-8

10:30-11am Tue. Jun. 20

Summer Family Storytimes

Bring the whole family for an active half hour of books, songs, rhymes and movement.

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

Cost: FREE

Age: Family

11:30am-6pm Tue. Jun. 20

Grandparents Tuesdays at Fairfax Pool

Grandparents get into Fairfax Pool for FREE with child's admission or season pass.

Fairfax Pool 4200 Fairfax St., Eau Claire

Cost: FREE with children's admission

11:30am-noon Tue. Jun. 20

Make Your Own Butter

Churning isn't only for those on the farm! CMEC will be making our their spreads all week at the Museum.

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

Cost: FREE with Museum membership or admission

Age: All Ages

noon-3pm Tue. Jun. 20

Camp CSI: Calling All Crime Solvers

Use science and street smarts during this week packed with investigation and evidence. From fingerprinting to interrogation, learn techniques real crimesolvers use to crack the case.

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

Cost: $60 Members/$80 Non-Members

Age: 3rd-5th Grade

noon-8pm Tue. Jun. 20

East Meets West Art Exhibit

Enjoy paintings, drawings, watercolors, crystals, jewelry, prints, photography, sculptures and music from 50 juried artists influenced by Eastern and Western healing modalities inspiring fun and health by seeing beyond what exists and into what could exist.

Galaudet Gallery LLC 618 South Farwell, Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

1-3pm Tue. Jun. 20

Dunn Dulcimers

All ages, all skill levels, and all string instruments welcome.

Christ Lutheran Church 1306 Wilcox St., Menomonie

1-1:30pm Tue. Jun. 20

Make Your Own Butter

Churning isn't only for those on the farm! CMEC will be making our their spreads all week at the Museum.

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

Cost: FREE with Museum membership or admission

Age: All Ages

2-3pm Tue. Jun. 20

Party in the Pages

Celebrate books you know and love like Captain Underpants, I Survived and Rainbow Magic, plus discover new favorites with book trailers, games, music and more.

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

Cost: FREE

Age: School age kids

2-4pm Tue. Jun. 20

Learn How to Paint in Acrylic

Professional Eau Claire artist Matt Philleo will teach you, step by step, how to paint beautiful portraits and landscapes in acrylic. You bring a photo to paint from and Matt will supply the paint, brushes, canvas, and expertise to help you create your own masterpiece.

Artisan Forge Studios 1106 Mondovi Road, Eau Claire

Cost: Cost: $50 per 2 hour session; all materials provided. $200 for full 5 session course.

Age: Age: 18+

3-4:30pm Tue. Jun. 20

Modern Dance Class

This is a modern dance class based on the techniques of Martha Graham and Michael Doran. all adults are invited to join us for this restorative , strength building and inspiring class.

Dancers Studio 800 Wisconsin St. (Banbury Place, Building 13 - Room 122), Eau Claire

Cost: $40 per month

Age: Adults all ages

3-10pm Tue. Jun. 20

East Meets West Art Exhibit Solstice Reception

Use this solstice reception to set your intentions for summer by stopping in to enjoy healing arts from 50 juried artists, organic and biodynamic treats, wine and water from local and international makers and a complimentary sprig of Black Hills Sage, an ancient purification incense and intention helper.

Galaudet Gallery LLC 618 S Farwell St, Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

3:30-4:45pm Tue. Jun. 20

Summer Minecraft Club

Play Minecraft at the library. Teens going into grades 6-12 are welcome to play Minecraft every Tuesday in June and July starting at 3:30pm. Laptops available to use and the library has one Minecraft account someone can use if they don't have their own.

Altoona Public Library 1303 Lynn Ave., Altoona

Cost: FREE

Age: Grades 6-12

4-6pm Tue. Jun. 20

Teen Dabble Box Open Lab

Explore the library's newest DIY, hands-on space. Whether you're interested in 3D printing and coding or you'd rather color, paint and knit, the Dabble Box has something for you.

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

Cost: FREE

Age: Teens 6th grade-High School

4-5pm Tue. Jun. 20

Tween Yoga

Have your tweens try Yoga. This yoga class is all about de-stressing, finding what you need to be happy in your body, and learning an amazing tool for dealing with all sorts of problems. Bring friends, do it side-by-side, and yet it's a solo practice to let the real you shine.

The Yoga Room 2839 Mall Dr., Eau Claire

Cost: $15 drop in rate or Yoga Room Membership includes one free child per class.

Age: Geared toward 9-12 yr. olds

4-4:30pm Tue. Jun. 20

Make Your Own Butter

Churning isn't only for those on the farm! CMEC will be making our their spreads all week at the Museum.

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

Cost: FREE with Museum membership or admission

Age: All Ages

5-6pm Tue. Jun. 20

Teen Summer Program - Yard Games

Summer events for teens happen weekly at the library. This week play all different kinds of yard games.

Altoona Public Library 1303 Lynn Ave., Altoona

Cost: FREE

Age: Grades 6-12

5-9pm Tue. Jun. 20

Chip Carving Classes

Chip carving is a hobby where you use a knife to create designs on wood. You will learn old world style chip carving while doing a practice piece, then chip carving a small project, like a trivet or a box. Limited to 8. Contact by phone or e-mail to reserve your place in the class.

Address Available After Registration

Cost: $50 ($40 for for West Wisconsin Wood Carvers Guild Members)

5-7:30pm Tue. Jun. 20

Stardust Car Shows: Muscle Cars

Stardust Car Shows are classic car shows with a cause. Every show we raise money for a different community group.

The Classic Garage 2111 Third St., Eau Claire

5-7:30pm Tue. Jun. 20

Stardust Car Shows

Stardust Car Shows are classic car shows with a cause. Every show we raise money for a different community group.

The Classic Garage 2111 Third St., Eau Claire

5-8pm Tue. Jun. 20

French Baking with Séverine

Learn the basics of French baking by learning how to make a base, an S in pate à choux; a classic, the Tuile, a delicate thin cookie; a regional traditional cake: Far Breton, a specialty from Brittany. Learn, taste, laugh, share, and have fun.

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

Cost: $60

5:30-6:14pm Tue. Jun. 20

Turbo Kick at Dragonfly

Get hooked on the Turbo Kick high with cardio kickboxing and body-sculpting dance moves choreographed to the hottest music mixes. Classes are $5 a class, drop-ins welcome. This class is for all fitness levels, with modifications given for low impact and beginners.

Dragonfly Dance and Wellness 308 North Barstow, Eau Claire

Cost: $5

Age: All Ages

6-9pm Tue. Jun. 20

Business Plan Basics

Small business owners, entrepreneurs and aspiring business owners are invited to attend Business Plan Basics. Class participants will learn how to create an effective and an engaging business plan that can be presented lenders and used to guide the launch and growth of a new business.

Western Dairyland 418 Wisconsin St., Eau Claire

Cost: $29 includes materials. Scholarships available for eligible individuals.

Age: All Ages

6-9pm Tue. Jun. 20

UKE - Ukulele Klub of Eau Claire

All levels and ages of ukulele players (and listeners & singers) are welcome. Social hour begins at 6 pm, music starts at 7 pm. If you wish to lead a song, please bring at least 20 copies of the music to share.

Galloway Grille 409 Galloway St., Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

6-7pm Tue. Jun. 20

Eau Claire Guitar Club

Have fun learning and playing music in a relaxed social setting. Join instructor Tim Litscher (Evergreen Grass Band) for strumming and singing. Bring your favorite songs to share (rock, country, folk, etc.) and learn new songs, too. Each week Tim will bring new ideas for members to work on and he’ll take time to answer your musical questions.

Eau Claire Music School 1620 Ohm Avenue, Eau Claire

Cost: $10 drop in; $7 per session when you pay in advance for two or more

6-8:30pm Tue. Jun. 20

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

6-8:30pm Tue. Jun. 20

Schultz's Country Barn Summer Music Series

Summer music concerts in the scenic Schultz's Country Barn every Tuesday in summer (except the Fourth of July) until August 15th. Check their website for a full and up-to-date schedule.

Schultz’s Country Barn 50996 N. Main St., Eleva

Cost: FREE

6:15-7pm Tue. Jun. 20

KettleBell AMPD

This is a 45 minute class choreographed to music using a 10lbs kettlebell.

Dragonfly Dance & Wellness 308 N Barstow Street, Eau Claire

Cost: $6

6:30-9pm Tue. Jun. 20

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

6:30-9pm Tue. Jun. 20

Mad Dash

The Mad Dash was started as a way to celebrate Maddy Butterworth's birthday with the community. Currently funds from the Mad Dash are being donated to Locust Lane Elementary, where Maddy attended kindergarten.

Carson Park - Pine Pavilion 741 Pavilion Dr., Eau Claire

Cost: 12 and under $5, Students/Adults $15

Age: All Ages

6:30-8:30pm Tue. Jun. 20

Tuesday Night Blues: South Farwell

Lead Singer Bill Boles believes in his band, he believes in his songs, and (most refreshingly) he believes in the pure and simple beauty of a life restarted. After Hours Blues Jam at the Plus until midnight.

Owen Park 1st Ave. and Water St., Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

6:30-8:30pm Tue. Jun. 20

Tuesday Night Blues Concerts

The Chippewa Valley Blues Society hosts Tuesday evening concerts in Owen Park during the summer months. Features local favorites and a few from further flung locations. There'll be food vendors, great music, and an after party downtown at The Plus until 11pm. August 1st concert will be at Phoenix Park, not Owen Park.

Owen Park 1st Ave. and Water St., Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

7pm Tue. Jun. 20

Eau Claire Buddhist Sangha Meditation Group

Meets for meditation and discussion every Tuesday. Thirty minutes of meditation followed by discussion. Monthly visits by a teacher, Santikaro of Liberation Park. Cushions and chairs are available.

The Yoga Room 2839 Mall Dr., Eau Claire

Cost: Freewill offering

7-8:30pm Tue. Jun. 20

Spiritual Book Club

A monthly spiritual book club at The Center. May 23rd will be discussing "The Universe Has Your Back" by Gabrielle Bernstein. June 20th is "Diana Herself" by Martha Beck and July 25th is "The Alchemist" by Paulo Coelho. All are welcome. RSVP by e-mail.

The Center 3701 E. Clairemont Ave., Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: Adult

7-9pm Tue. Jun. 20

Solstice Family Hike

Celebrate the Solstice on the longest evening of the year at a family hike on the Ice Age Trail. Snacks and refreshments will be provided. Bring the kids on this 1.5 hour hike to see what’s in the woods on a warm summer evening. Games for kids, too.

Obey Interpretive Center at the Chippewa Moraine Ice Age Unit 13394 County Highway M, New Auburn

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

7-8:30pm Tue. Jun. 20

Professional Discussion Panel On Suicide Awareness and Prevention

A panel of Menomonie area mental health professionals will be discussing the resources available in our community for suicide prevention and awareness. The library has acquired multiple copies of the book , "13 Reasons Why", which will be available for checkout at the event. Plan to attend to learn more about how we can all help to prevent this kind of tragedy.

Menomonie Public Library 600 Wolske Bay Rd, Menomonie

Cost: Free

7:30-11:30pm Tue. Jun. 20

Musician Gathering & Open Mic

Jeff White hosts this high quality open mic every Tuesday. Sign up at 7pm. Always a large variety of microbrews on tap. Food available.

Tomahawk Room 306 N. Bridge St., Chippewa Falls

Cost: FREE

Age: 21+

7:45-8:30pm Tue. Jun. 20

Meditation Flow

Join Michelle Anthony for Meditation Flow. Group meditation can be a powerful place to grow your practice. In this 45 minute class we will open and release the body with movement and stretches and then sit for meditation. Each week will feature a unique technique or meditation practice.

The Yoga Room 2839 Mall Dr., Eau Claire

Cost: $15 Drop In, Punch Cards and Membership available

Age: All Ages

8pm Tue. Jun. 20

Ludington Guard Band

A community concert band that was officially organized in 1888 with roots going back to 1877. They play a variety of classical band music, marches, overtures, show tunes and novelty pieces.

Wilson Park - Band Shell Wilson Ave and 8th St, Menomonie

Ongoing Events For 06/20/2017

karaoke/DJ, galleries, classes, etc