Events For 06/28/2017

Wed. Jun. 28

2017 Summer STEM Camp

Campers will stay overnight in campus dorms and eat in UW-Stout’s dining hall. Outside of the classroom, campers can look forward to activities like: the UW-Stout Adventure Challenge ropes course, the UW-Stout swimming pool, local industry tours, movie night, and much more!

University of Wisconsin-Stout, Menomonie

Cost: $475

Age: Entering Grades 8-10 in the fall

Wed. Jun. 28

SportsMetrics ™ Jump Training Camp

Train with SportsMetrics™ to reduce your risk of injury and enhance competitive athletic performance. Learn proper injury prevention techniques along with jumping drills to gain new insight into fitness and athletic safety. Perfect for all student athletes.

UWEC Campus

Cost: $195

Age: Grades 6-12

Wed. Jun. 28

Joy of Math Summer Youth Camp

Discover the secrets within mathematical concepts through art, storytelling, games and puzzles. Students are presented with new perspectives towards math through nontraditional approaches to learning. Go above and beyond to uncover the Joy of Math.

UWEC Campus

Cost: $189 Standard; $169 Early Bird

Age: Grades 10-12

7:30am-1pm Wed. Jun. 28

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

8am-3pm Wed. Jun. 28

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

8:30am-3:30pm Wed. Jun. 28

Adobe InDesign Introduction

Now considered the publishing industry’s standard, Adobe InDesign allows you to design high-quality print and digital publications such as newsletters and online interactive documents. In this introductory class you will learn to insert and size graphics, add and manipulate text, and package work for a commercial printer or online viewing

CVTC Chippewa Falla Campus, Room 103 770 Scheidler Road, Eau Claire

Cost: $99/person

Age: Adults

9-10am Wed. Jun. 28

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. 28

Love Eau Claire - Day Camp

Each day kids will play sports, make a cool craft, hear a story from the Bible, have snack, sing fun songs and even have a li'l time for reading.

, Eau Claire

Cost: Registration fee information available online

Age: Entering 3rd-5th Grade

9am-noon Wed. Jun. 28

Joy of Math Summer Youth Camp

Discover the secrets within mathematical concepts through art, storytelling, games and puzzles. Students are presented with new perspectives towards math through nontraditional approaches to learning.

UWEC Campus

Cost: $189

Age: Grades 10-12

9am-noon Wed. Jun. 28

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

9-10am Wed. Jun. 28

BookBike at Downtown Farmers Market

The BookBike is a very small library branch on wheels. You will be able to check out materials, sign up for a library card, get answers to your reference questions, learn how to download digital content and so much more.

Phoenix Park 330 Riverfront Terrace, Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: all ages

9-10am Wed. Jun. 28

Discovery Days at the Family Resource Center

Come to the Family Resource Center on Wednesdays to discover some fun. Every Wednesday there will be featuring a new themed play group to help your little ones discover what's around them.

Family Resource Center for Eau Claire County 4800 Golf Rd., Suite 450, Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: 2-7

9:30am Wed. Jun. 28

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 Wed. Jun. 28

Music Makers: Water Music Series

Join Mari Carlson for a musical exploration of water: water instruments, water songs, water dances, and more. Each class will last about 45 minutes with time for free play afterwards.

Eau Claire Music School 1620 Ohm Avenue, Eau Claire

Cost: $24 per family, free for families of current ECMS students

Age: Children 1-5 (+Families)

10am-4pm Wed. Jun. 28

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. 28

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+

10am-5pm Wed. Jun. 28

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

10-11:30am Wed. Jun. 28

Kids Drop-In Art Discovery Centers

Multiple exciting art activity centers offered in our open-air studio space. All parents welcome to assist their children, parents must stay for children 6 and under. Activity changes due to weather and other circumstances may be necessary. Some activities require more than one visit to complete. Pendulum painting, Lego printmaking, weaving, glitter "painting", and clay.

Meadowsong Studios E15501 County Road D, Fall Creek

Cost: $15/session, $65/5 sessions

10am Wed. Jun. 28

Micon Summer Kids Shows: "Secret Life Of Pets"

Packed fully of famous actors voicing rambunctious pets, this new animated film explores what pets do when we leave them alone at home.

Micon Cinemas Chippewa Falls 475 Chippewa Mall Dr., Chippewa Falls

Cost: $0.25

Age: Rated PG

10am-5pm Wed. Jun. 28

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 Wed. Jun. 28

"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

10am-5pm Wed. Jun. 28

Small Wonders by Marcella Edmund

The art exhibit features sculptural containers of architectural form that reflect their function, to hold specific collections of tiny treasures mined from history.

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

Cost: FREE to members / $7 entry to museum

Age: All Ages

10:15-10:35am Wed. Jun. 28

Bouncing Babies Storytime

For pre-walkers, starting at birth. Lap rhymes, songs, stories, parachute games, bubbles and social time for parents and tummy time for babies.

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

Cost: FREE

Age: 0-12 months (pre-walkers)

10:30am Wed. Jun. 28

Meet the Band with Nick Poss

Join the Reading Road Trip Summer Library Program for Wednesday Performances. Tickets are required for entrance. Free tickets are available one week in advance of each program.

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

Cost: FREE

Age: Youth

10:30-11:30am Wed. Jun. 28

Discovery Days at the Family Resource Center

Come to the Family Resource Center on Wednesdays to discover some fun. Every Wednesday there will be featuring a new themed play group to help your little ones discover what's around them.

Family Resource Center for Eau Claire County 4800 Golf Rd., Suite 450, Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: 2-7

11am-6pm Wed. Jun. 28

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

11:30am-noon Wed. Jun. 28

Super Small Science: Magical Hot & Cold Water

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 Magical Hot & Cold Water.

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

Cost: FREE with Museum membership or admission

Age: Kids 2-5

noon-8pm Wed. Jun. 28

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

1-6pm Wed. Jun. 28

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+

1-4pm Wed. Jun. 28

Kids Collaborative Bowl Making on the Wheel

Try throwing clay on the wheel and then successfully create a bowl with instructor’s and student’s hands guiding the clay in tandem. Choose the glaze for your bowl and we will glaze it for you or return after bisque fire (2-3 weeks) and glaze it yourself.

Meadowsong Studios E15501 County Road D, Fall Creek

Cost: $50 for one child per hour, $80 for 2 kids per hour

Age: All Ages

1-2:30pm Wed. Jun. 28

Camp Detective: Kid Clue Collectors

Grab your magnifying glass and get ready to follow the clues wherever they lead as you learn about evidence, investigation and techniques real crime-solvers use.

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

Cost: $50 Members/$70 Non-Members

Age: K-2nd Grade

1-4pm Wed. Jun. 28

Afternoons of Inventioneering

A featured project will be presented at 1pm followed by open build invention time. Make hovercraft, launch jets, topple towers and more.

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

Cost: FREE

Age: School age

1-1:30pm Wed. Jun. 28

Make a Beanie Baby

Watch the birth of a seedling for this project.

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. 28

Make a Beanie Baby

Watch the birth of a seedling for this project.

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. 28

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+

5-8pm Wed. Jun. 28

Artisan Forge Studios Open House

Calling all supporters of Art. Artisan Forge Studios has planned a fun evening tomorrow, Wednesday, June 28th from 5-8pm. The artists have been busy filling the walls with amazing art and we would like to highlight to you the many things we…

Artisan Forge Studios 1106 Mondovi Road, Eau Claire

5:15-6:30pm Wed. Jun. 28

Advance Your Asana: Vinyasa & Chaturanga

Advance Your Asana. Vinyasa & Chaturanga will focus on the vinyasa flow sequence from chaturanga, cobra/updog, to downward facing dog. Experience a tremendous shift in your practice.

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

Cost: $20(member discount available

5:30-6:30pm Wed. Jun. 28

Beginning Belly Dance Classes

Enjoy the fun of ATS® belly dance with a great group of women in a casual learning environment. Learn the basic belly dance movement techniques as well as playing finger cymbals. Grab a friend and come have a blast sharing this fun activity with other like-minded women.

Dragonfly Dance and Wellness 308 North Barstow, Eau Claire

Cost: $80 for 1st 8 week session

Age: 16+

6-8:30pm Wed. Jun. 28

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

6-9pm Wed. Jun. 28

Durand Music in the Park

Live music at Durand's Memorial Park Bandshell. June's concert will be Chasing Mabel and local rock and roll talent Bill Goodrich. July's concert will be Biesterveld, Jim Ullwellling & company. August's concert will be The Whitesidewalls Rock & Roll Revue.

Memorial Park 2nd Avenue East, Durand

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

6-7:30pm Wed. Jun. 28

Zumba in the Park

Zumba with 9 area instructors in a beautiful setting. No experience required and all ages welcome.

Phoenix Park 330 Riverfront Terrace, Eau Claire

Cost: $10

Age: All Ages

6:30-9pm Wed. Jun. 28

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

6:30-7:30pm Wed. Jun. 28

Campfire Songs with Victoria

Learn to make music with your friends and family around the warmth of a campfire. Bring along your voice or instrument (or both) and Victoria will lead the group through all the sing-a-long songs you'll need to get started. You'll learn chords and lyrics and work on singing while playing in a fun and relaxed atmosphere.

Eau Claire Music School 1620 Ohm Avenue, Eau Claire

Cost: $24, additional friends or family members $10

Age: All Ages

6:30-7:30pm Wed. Jun. 28

Wednesday Night Library Show for Kids

Wednesday nights are performance nights at the library in the summer! Shows include a Fantasy Corral Petting Zoo, Mixed Nuts Comedy Show, Tom Pease music concert, The Magic of Isaiah, "The Three Little Pigs" puppet Show, and a Duke Otherwise Music Concert.

Altoona Public Library 1303 Lynn Ave., Altoona

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

6:30-8:30pm Wed. Jun. 28

Pure Water Paddlers Social Paddle: Lake Wissota behind the Edge

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. Check the website and facebook for any last minute changes.

Old Abe Trail Behind the Edge Pub & Eatery Elks Club Rd, Chippewa Falls

6:30-7pm Wed. Jun. 28

Barre Teacher Training - Info Session

Wednesday night and Friday morning, Wendy Oberg will host a 30-minute free info session to answer any questions you may have. This training is open to anyone, and combines the best of yoga & barre. Stop in or sign up online for this free session.

The Yoga Room 2839 Mall Dr., Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: Ages 16+

6:35pm Wed. Jun. 28

Eau Claire Express vs St. Cloud Rox

Get to Carson Park to watch the Eau Claire Express take on the St. Cloud Rox.

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. 28

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. 28

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. Jun. 28

Jazz Session

Join us for a night of jazz and improvised music with host, Josh Gallagher. The Wednesday night jazz sessions bring new guests each week, drawing from the large talent pool of the Chippewa Valley. Jazzers are welcome to bring their horn and sit in on a tune or two.

Acoustic Cafe 505 S. Barstow St., Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

7-9pm Wed. Jun. 28

Live at the Local Lounge Patio: JFT 'Lite'

The widest selection of the very best classic rock performed by a 'smaller' version of the famous JFT Party Band. Audience selects music to be performed each show from artist like: John Melencamp, Pink Floyd, CCR, Billy Idol, U2, Journey, Neil Diamond, Johnny Cash, Rolling Stones, Eagles, Police and many more.

The Local Lounge 2106 N Clairemont, Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

7pm Wed. Jun. 28

Experience the Sacred Sound of HU

HU is for all people, regardless of faith. You are welcomed to experience the sacred sound of HU. Refreshments and a spiritual discussion will follow.

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

7:30pm Wed. Jun. 28

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

7:30pm Wed. Jun. 28

Eau Claire Bears Baseball

See a hometown baseball game with the Eau Claire Bears. June 11, 12:30pm vs. Cadott Red Sox at Stein Field June 14, 7:30pm vs. Whitehall Wolves at Stein Field June 17, 12:30pm vs. Stanley Slammers at Stein Field June 28, 7:30pm vs. Eau…

Bollinger Fields - Stein Baseball Field 3111 Eldorado Blvd, Eau Claire

Age: All ages

7:30pm Wed. Jun. 28

Eau Claire Cavaliers Baseball

See a hometown baseball game with the Eau Claire Cavaliers baseball team. June 6, 7:30pm vs. Menomonie Eagles June 8, 7:30pm vs. Marshfield Chapparrals June 18, 12:30pm vs. Eau Claire Rivermen June 28, 7:30pm vs. Haugen…

Carson Park 100 Carson Park Dr., Eau Claire

Cost: $5 adults; $1 students 18 & under; children 5 & under FREE; season ticket options available

Age: All ages

7:45pm Wed. Jun. 28

Spiritual Discussion: "Dreams - Gods Window/Doorway"

A spiritual discussion that will touch on the topic of dreams. Discuss dreams as a source of inner truth, glimpses of the future, suggestions for healing, and insights into relationships.

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

8pm Wed. Jun. 28

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

8pm Wed. Jun. 28

UWEC Summer Cinema: "Moana"

Moana, an adventurous teenager, and Maui, a formerly great demi-god, sail across the open ocean battling monsters and impossible odds to save her island village. 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 06/28/2017

karaoke/DJ, galleries, classes, etc