Events For 07/07/2017

Fri. Jul. 7

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. Jul. 7

Fall Creek Lions Fun Fest

Carnival, Softball tournament, volleyball, fishing contests, craft fairs, plenty of food, parades, and live music from Rattle Can Red at 8:30pm on Friday, Left Wing Bourbon from 2-5pm on Saturday, and Phoenix at 8:30pm on Saturday.

Keller Park North State Street, Fall Creek

Cost: All events except carnival are free, food and beverages available for purchase.

Age: All ages

8am Fri. Jul. 7

4th Annual Kid Kubb - U.S. Junior Kubb Championship

All teams are guaranteed three matches, each of which has a 30 minute time limit. All players will receive a Kid Kubb 2017 pennant, U.S. Championship shirt, and Culver's frozen custard. Teams can pay in advance or at Kid Kubb. Registration closes at 24 teams.

Eau Claire Soccer Park 3456 Craig Rd, Eau Claire

Cost: $10/player

Age: Age 12 or younger

8-9am Fri. Jul. 7

Floating Bliss SUP Yoga - Intro to Adult Paddle + Yoga

This 60 minute class will teach 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 ($3 daily parking pass for Altoona Beach)

Age: 16+

9:30-10:30am Fri. Jul. 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+

9:30-10:30am Fri. Jul. 7

Floating Bliss SUP Yoga - Intro to Kids Paddle + Yoga

This 60 minute class will introduce your child/teen 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 Park (Beach Area) 604 N Beach Rd, Altoona

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

Age: 8-15 years

10am-4pm Fri. Jul. 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 1005 Oxford Avenue, Eau Claire

10am-4pm Fri. Jul. 7

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-noon Fri. Jul. 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

10am Fri. Jul. 7

"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. Jul. 7

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

10am-5pm Fri. Jul. 7

Shabby Chic Market

The Winking Owl Boutique specializes is Wisconsin made items. Handcrafted items from shabby chic furniture, bread, dip mixes, pasta, jewelry, soap, coffee, wine, tea, home decor, olive oils, and balsamic vinegar. Gourmet jam and jellies made in house.

The Winking Owl 115 E. Lincoln Ave, Fall Creek

10:15-10:45am Fri. Jul. 7

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

10:30-11am Fri. Jul. 7

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-3pm Fri. Jul. 7

Beaver Creek Reserve's Butterfly House

Come out of your chrysalis and spread your wings. The Butterfly House provides an opportunity to see a variety of native Wisconsin butterflies in their natural environment.

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

Cost: Free for BCR members, Nonmembers: Adults $3, Kids (ages 2 - 15) $1

Age: All Ages

noon-5pm Fri. Jul. 7

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. Jul. 7

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. Jul. 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+

2pm Fri. Jul. 7

Modicum Brewing Grand Opening

Modicum Brewing will open its doors to the public. The taproom and event room will be open and the beer will be flowing.

Modicum Brewing Company 3732 Spooner Ave Suite A, Altoona

3-4:30pm Fri. Jul. 7

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

4-8pm Fri. Jul. 7

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

5:30-8:30pm Fri. Jul. 7

Dinner Jazz: 58 Belvedere

58 Belvedere is a trio performing original compositions by Dean Granros (guitar) and group improvisation. The raw edge of Granros' guitar combined with the extraordinary drum and bass team of Dave Power and Pat Keen provides a new and unfiltered take on the idea of the jazz power trio.

The Oxbow Hotel 516 Galloway St., Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

6-9pm Fri. Jul. 7

Artist Reception: Tim Pahs & Raelyn Larson

Live music, snacks, meet the artists, and enjoy good company from 6-9pm at Tangled Up In Hue. First time collaboration for this duo, Tim and Rae have been friends and artists since their first encounter at UWL Fine Arts. While each show their own personal work, the influence from one onto the other can be functional.

New Tangled Up in Hue Location 505 S. Barstow St. Suite B, Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

6-8pm Fri. Jul. 7

Situational Awareness Training

This is a great class to get your mind thinking about the "What Ifs!" Not all situations are going to need a gun. This a non-firearms class bases on the premise that you need to be aware of your surroundings whether you are at home, traveling, out on the town, or at work.

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

Cost: $50

6-9pm Fri. Jul. 7

Tangled Up in Hue Presents: Trampe L'Oeil

Raelyn Larson, a La Crosse Wisconsin native, has spent the last 20 years working on her art in the south of France developing a mix of ceramic, found objects and watercolor, all with humor and poetry. Tim Pahs calls his unique type of art “photo sculpture” because it combines a sculpted shape with fine art photography. Live music, snacks, meet the artists, and good company.

Tangled Up in Hue 416 S. Barstow St., Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

6:30-9pm Fri. Jul. 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 Fri. Jul. 7

Artist Reception: Landon Sheely

An opening reception for regional artist Landon Sheely. Classically untrained & foolishly optimistic, Landon Sheely hopes to hearten the viewer, often using childlike form & idealism, typically through print, but also making common use of any medium that doesn’t require patience or precision. 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

7-10pm Fri. Jul. 7

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. Jul. 7

Live at the Acoustic Cafe: Olive Sings

Vocals, guitar, and a kick drum have never sounded so good! This is a first time to the Sheeley House Saloon stage. Olive Sings is an acoustic duo made up of the sweet, brilliant vocal styling of Kayla Zoltak and the down home, old time sounds of Seth Gamble.

Acoustic Cafe 505 S. Barstow St., Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

7pm Fri. Jul. 7

Hip Hop Show at The Plus

Featuring performances by JayTheClone, SHXDE, Speakeasy The Rhymesmith, Guala Gang, Darton Weaver, and Mistah.

The Plus 208 S. Barstow St, Eau Claire

Cost: $5 cover or $4 cover with student ID

7-10pm Fri. Jul. 7

Paint and Sip

Open up the Vino on our Paint and Sip night. Great for a date, a night with the girls, or just to meet new people. All customers must bring their own wine/beer/cocktails. Pre-registration required.

Craving Canvas and Ceramic Studio 2807 East Hamilton Avenue, Eau Claire

Cost: $35/canvas

Age: 21+

7-8pm Fri. Jul. 7

Full Moon Ritual & Wild Women Retreat Info Session

Gather in the labyrinth and harness the potent, transformational energy of this July full moon with ritual, circle, and Wild Women fun. Bring a journal and item for the alter if you'd like. Wild Women Retreat (Sept 2017) information session to follow.

Phoenix Park 330 Riverfront Terrace, Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

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

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

7:30pm Fri. Jul. 7

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

8pm Fri. Jul. 7

Jenny and the Jets

If you like to sing, you'll love Jenny and the Jets. Find a song on the song list, sign up on the set list and get on stage and sing with a full band. Jenny has all the lyrics on her iPad and will be with participants all the way.

The Plus 208 S. Barstow St, Eau Claire

8pm Fri. Jul. 7

Live at the House of Rock: The Kingsnakes + South Farwell + The Rattlenecks

The Kingsnakes are back and bringing rockin' blues back to The Chippewa Valley. Bill Boles, the lead singer of South Farwell, believes in his band, he believes in his songs, and (most refreshingly) he believes in the pure and simple beauty of a life restarted. The Rattlenecks are a three-part harmony, alt-county outfit. Doors at 7pm.

House of Rock 422 Water St., Eau Claire

Cost: $10

Age: 21+

9pm Fri. Jul. 7

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

9-10pm Fri. Jul. 7

Vinyl Nights: DJ JTron

DJ JTron spins classics to currents and everything in between. Enjoy craft cocktails and regional beers/wines, order from the popular late-night menu featuring the Scandinavian Koldtbord, where you create your own sharable feast of premium meats, cheeses, pickled vegetables, proteins, sauces, crackers and more.

The Oxbow Hotel 516 Galloway St., Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

9:30pm-1:30am Fri. Jul. 7

Variety Sound Entertainment

Variety Sound is stopping at O'Leary's to make you move and groove. Make sure to invite your friends, this night will be off the hook.

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

Ongoing Events For 07/07/2017

karaoke/DJ, galleries, classes, etc