Events For 06/30/2017

Fri. Jun. 30

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

Fri. Jun. 30

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

Fri. Jun. 30

Augusta Bean and Bacon Days

A full weekend of events, including fireworks and a car show. Charcoal chicken and more food options available Friday through Sunday. Thursday: Miss Augusta Pageant. Friday: Softball tournament, burnout competition, dance, and…

Lions Field, Augusta

Fri. Jun. 30

43rd Annual Chetek Liberty Festival

Saturday features a run/walk, softball tournament, car show, craft fair, quilt show, volleyball tournament, kids activities, helicopter rides, ski show, block party with inflatables and live music, horse pull, family night with outdoor movies and s'mores, golf tourney, pancake breakfast, parade, beach party, fireworks, and more.

, Chetek

8-9am Fri. Jun. 30

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.

Lake Altoona County Beach 604 Beach Rd., Altoona

Cost: $15 (Daily $3 parking pass required for Lake Altoona Park)

Age: 16+

9am-noon Fri. Jun. 30

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

9:30-10:30am Fri. Jun. 30

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+

9:30-11am Fri. Jun. 30

Floating Bliss SUP Yoga - Adult Paddle + Yoga

This 90 minute class consists of 20 minutes of safety, use of a paddle board/paddling techniques and getting anchored in the water, plus 50 minutes of stretch, vinyasa flow/yoga poses and 20 minutes of paddling back to shore.

Lake Altoona Park (Beach Area) 604 N Beach Rd, Altoona

Cost: $30 ($25 if you BYO equipment)

Age: 16+

10am-4pm Fri. Jun. 30

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

10am-4pm Fri. Jun. 30

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 Fri. Jun. 30

Mindfulness and the Brain

What do researchers have to say about how the practice of mindfulness impacts the brain? Join Amy to learn how this simple practice of "wise attention" affects brain health and overall well-being.

Dove Healthcare West - Community Room 1405 Truax Blvd, Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

10-10:45am Fri. Jun. 30

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

10am Fri. Jun. 30

Magic Tree House: Pirates Past Noon

Based off of the popular children's book, "Pirates Past Noon" is the first in ECCT’s 2017 "For Kid, By Kids Summer Series".

The Oxford 1814 Oxford Ave., Eau Claire

Cost: $5

10am Fri. Jun. 30

"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 Fri. Jun. 30

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

10:15-10:45am Fri. Jun. 30

Preschool Storytime

For children who are able to sit through longer stories and participate in more advanced activities. Stories, songs, rhymes and movement activities.

LE Phillips Memorial Public Library Youth Services Program Room 400 Eau Claire Street, Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: Preschool

10:15-10:45am Fri. Jun. 30

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+

10:30-11am Fri. Jun. 30

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

11am-1pm Fri. Jun. 30

Brat Fry-Menomonie Market Food Co-op

Stop by for a local brat lunch featuring Deutsch Family Farm brats and various sides.

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

Age: All Ages

11:30am-noon Fri. Jun. 30

Parachute Games

Kids ages 3 and up will enjoy jumping, moving, dancing, grooving and all sorts of games with the giant parachute.

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

Cost: FREE with Museum membership or admission

Age: Ages 3+

noon-5pm Fri. Jun. 30

200 Main: Jo Burke + Jody Balow + Lissa Siedow

Gallery and Studios in downtown Eau Claire. Featuring artwork for purchase by Jo Burke, Jody Balow and home decor by Lissa Siedow, we also host local visiting artists and frequent receptions to celebrate the arts in our community.

200 Main - Gallery & Studios 200 Main St., Eau Claire

noon-8pm Fri. Jun. 30

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 Fri. Jun. 30

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+

1-1:30pm Fri. Jun. 30

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

1:30pm Fri. Jun. 30

Magic Tree House: Pirates Past Noon

Based off of the popular children's book, "Pirates Past Noon" is the first in ECCT’s 2017 "For Kid, By Kids Summer Series".

The Oxford 1814 Oxford Ave., Eau Claire

Cost: $5

2-11:58pm Fri. Jun. 30

Northwoods Blues Festival

This year's festival features performances by Howard "Guitar" Luedtke, Ray Fuller and the Bluesrockers, Albert Cummins, Bernard Allison, Left Wing Bourbon w/ Sue Orfield, Sena Ehrhardt, Duke Robillard, and Tinsley Ellis, and many more. VIP tickets include food. Arena and bleacher seating available. Camping options can be purchased.

Northern Wisconsin State Fairgrounds 225 Edward St., Chippewa Falls

Cost: 1 day: $15-30 | 2 day: $30-60 | VIP Tickets: $175-195

3-4:30pm Fri. Jun. 30

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

3-5pm Fri. Jun. 30

AR Sandbox

This is not your regular playground sandbox. Dig into an augmented reality sandbox that helps teach topography and geology in a unique and hands-on way. As you move the sand, the elevation levels change in real time, thanks to an Xbox Connect and high-tech projector.

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

Cost: FREE with Museum membership or admission

Age: All Ages

4-7pm Fri. Jun. 30

Wine Chill & Grill Nights at Cottage Winery & Vineyard

Every other week starting in summer and ending in October, the Cottage Winery will have grill out nights. Food trucks including Captain PJs BBQ and The Hub from Stout Ale House will be sell their foodstuffs.

Cottage Winery & Vineyard N7391 County Road F, Menomonie

Cost: Consult menus for food prices once there (cash only)

4-4:30pm Fri. Jun. 30

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

4-8pm Fri. Jun. 30

Together Farms Grilling Technique Series

Join Together Farms for a three part grilling series. Attendees will learn how to perfectly grill grassfed meat from a professional chef. Before actually putting their new skills to the test by grilling their own. The night is complete with a meal and drinks, and 20% off the cut of the night. Limited tickets.

Together Farms W93 Norden Rd, Mondovi

Cost: $50 for 6/23; $50 for 6/30; $40 for 7/7 | $115 for 3 class series

5:30pm Fri. Jun. 30

Co-ed Speed Dating With a Gun

Looking for something outside the box for date night? Try 6 guns, 5 rounds per gun, instructor supervised, starts at 5:30pm and 7pm, only 6 seats per time slot.

Marc-On Shooting LLC 4089 124th Street, Chippewa Falls

Cost: $50

6:30-9pm Fri. Jun. 30

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

7-10pm Fri. Jun. 30

Tunes at the Tasting Lounge

Every Friday you can enjoy locally produced wines and spirits while listening to an array of local musicians. Check out Infinity Beverages' Facebook page or website before swinging down for updates and musician details.

Infinity Beverages Winery & Distillery 3460 Mall Drive, Eau Claire

Age: 21+

7pm Fri. Jun. 30

Live at the Acoustic Café: Two Frets Up

Neither John Utphall & Larry Radle are new to music, both accomplished musicians, John with his fiddle & keyboard and Larry with vocals & guitar. John adds his jazz blues feel and sound to the violin and keys, and Larry his country soft rock, together making a unique full sound for a Duo.

Acoustic Cafe 505 S. Barstow St., Eau Claire

7pm Fri. Jun. 30

Co-ed Speed Dating With a Gun

Looking for something outside the box for date night? Try 6 guns, 5 rounds per gun, instructor supervised, starts at 5:30pm and 7pm, only 6 seats per time slot.

Marc-On Shooting LLC 4089 124th Street, Chippewa Falls

Cost: $50

7:30-9:30pm Fri. Jun. 30

Eau Claire International Folk Dancers

A weekly recreational international dance group where you dance the dances of many lands. Come and join us whenever you like. No partners necessary. Wear comfortable clothes and soft-soled, non-marking clean shoes. First Fridays of the month are specialized for beginners.

YMCA Fitness Center 206 Emery St., Eau Claire

Cost: Usually $2/night; more if live music

8pm Fri. Jun. 30

WHYS Radio Presents Reggae Night at The Plus

Enjoy an amazing night with The Meditations, and local favorites Irie Sol and Nick Foytik. The Meditations are most famous for singing back vocals on a number of Bob Marley songs, including "Blackman Redemption", "Punky Reggae Party", and "Rastaman Live Up".

The Plus 208 S. Barstow St, Eau Claire

Cost: $10 (can buy in advance)

8-10pm Fri. Jun. 30

Gallery Friday: JE Sunde + Her Crooked Heart

Her Crooked Heart is the new name; the new music of Rachel Ries – multi-instrumentalist, songwriter, producer, and singer. Along with numerous and diverse collaborators through the years, Rachel has proven herself ever-curious to expand her sound, her scope, and sail on past the confines of ‘singer-songwriter.’

The Oxbow Hotel 516 Galloway St., Eau Claire

Cost: $8

9pm Fri. Jun. 30

Music/Karaoke at Hallie Bar & Grill

Drink, sing, and be merry. Music, music videos, and karaoke go until close. Happy Hour prices start at midnight. Fun, relaxed atmosphere.

Hallie Bar & Grill 1713 Hwy OO, Chippewa Falls

9:30pm Fri. Jun. 30

Live Music at O'Leary's: Jambox Heroes

Head to O'Leary's for some drinks and late night music provided by local band Class of 97.

O'Leary's Pub 809 W. Clairemont Ave, Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: 21+

10pm Fri. Jun. 30

Live at the Mousetrap: Stephanie Nilles

A New Orleans jazz, punk, barrelhouse musician who blends original songs with covers of classic jazz tunes like Jelly Roll Morton. Doors at 8pm.

The Mousetrap 311 S. Barstow St., Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: 21+

Ongoing Events For 06/30/2017

karaoke/DJ, galleries, classes, etc