Events For 08/10/2017

Thu. Aug. 10

Camp Wabi

Camp Wabi incorporates healthy living into the traditional camp experience in a partnership with Mayo Clinic Health System to support youth with obesity. The information gained at Wabi is a life-changing experience for the whole family.

Camp Manitou 27960 137th Street, New Auburn

Age: Grades 6-10

Thu. Aug. 10

Ashley For the Arts 2017

Ashley for the Arts was established by Ashley Furniture to entertain and inspire the entire family, promote the works of artists from across the globe, and raise funds to support humanity. Lots of live music, sky lantern launch, hot air balloons, car show, fireworks, inflatables, youth art area, aquatic center, playground, and much more.

Memorial Park, Arcadia

Cost: $10 for 3 Days

Thu. Aug. 10

Fairfax Pool: Book Week

Reading is for everyone! In celebration of National Book Lover’s Day on August 9, join Fairfax Maxx all week with book themed activities based on some of your favorite books

Fairfax Pool 4200 Fairfax St., Eau Claire

Cost: $4.25/Day or Season Pass

Thu. Aug. 10

Gentle Yoga for Health, Longevity, and Happiness

Learn yoga and meditation practice techniques to address clarity of mind, feel more energetic, improve health, and build strength.

The Center 3701 E. Clairemont Ave., Eau Claire

Cost: $10

Age: All

6:45-7:30am Thu. Aug. 10

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

9-9:55am Thu. Aug. 10

Zumba with Emily

Zumba is a Latin based, shake your booty aerobic workout.

Dragonfly Dance and Wellness 308 North Barstow, Eau Claire

Cost: $5

Age: Age 12+

9am-noon Thu. Aug. 10

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

9am-2pm Thu. Aug. 10

Lifeguard Training

Open to everyone ages 16+, learn the skills to recognize, prevent, and respond to aquatic emergencies. The course certifications include Lifeguarding/First Aid/CPR/AED for Professional Rescuer (valid 2 years).

Eau Claire YMCA 700 Graham Ave., Eau Claire

Cost: Member: $185, Community: $225

Age: 16+

9:30am Thu. Aug. 10

MOMS Club of the Eau Claire Area

Are you an at-home mom? Come to the monthly planning meeting for MOMS Club Eau Claire-North. Learn about how MOMS Club helps at-home moms socialize, make friends, plan activities, go on field trips, and share in the joys of being an at-home…

Hope Lutheran Church 2226 Eddy Ln., Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

9:30-11:30am Thu. Aug. 10

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

9:30-10:30am Thu. Aug. 10

Yoga on a Budget

This class will focus on linking breath with movement. It is a moderately paced class that offers demonstrations and verbal cues. It is great for beginner practitioners as well as those looking to refresh their practice. The room will be heated using infrared heat panels to 90 degrees.

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

Cost: $10

10am-4pm Thu. Aug. 10

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-6pm Thu. Aug. 10

US Open Chainsaw Sculpture Championship

The world's best carvers create one-of-a-kind sculptures during the four days with an award ceremony and auction on Sunday. Guest carvers create smaller pieces auctioned off daily. Kids' activities and food available for the entire event. Activities on all four days, and entertainment/social gatherings on Friday and Sunday.

Paul Bunyan Logging Camp Museum 1110 Carson Park Drive, Eau Claire

Cost: Thursday, FREE; Friday-Sunday, Adults, $6/one day, $12/event; kids ages 6-17 FREE

Age: All Ages

10am Thu. Aug. 10

Micon Summer Kids Shows: Surprise Movies

The Micon Summer Kids Show series screens movies weekly throughout the summer for just a quarter per kid. The movies for these dates have not yet been determined, but there will definitely be something on the screen. Check their website as it nears the date for up-to-date information.

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

Cost: $0.25

10am Thu. Aug. 10

JBF Kids' & Maternity Sale

JBF is both consignment & a wholesale event with new & used items at discounted prices. Everyone is welcome to shop, sell & save. Consignors make 70-75%, Shop Early & access to online inventory.

Altoona Hobbs Sports Center 2300 Spooner Ave., Altoona

Cost: FREE (Donations to Local Food Shelf Accepted)

10am Thu. Aug. 10

"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 Thu. Aug. 10

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-noon Thu. Aug. 10

Children's Drawing Class

Learn to draw a variety of subjects. We will study line, form, tone, perspective and more. Drawing supplies furnished, but please bring your own drawing paper or pad at least 8"x`10." Instructor Vicki Casper

Arts Coming Together: School of the Arts 107 Wilson Court, Menomonie

Cost: $15

Age: 8-12

11am-12:30pm Thu. Aug. 10

Babysitter Training

This class will provide participants with the information and skills necessary to provide safe and responsible care for children. Participants will learn and practice skills in these six critical areas: leadership, safety, age-appropriate activities, basic care, First Aid, and professionalism.

Eau Claire YMCA 700 Graham Ave., Eau Claire

Cost: Member: $40, Community: $60

11am-3pm Thu. Aug. 10

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-1pm Thu. Aug. 10

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+

noon-6pm Thu. Aug. 10

Chippewa Falls Farmers Market

Locally grown fresh fruits, vegetables and flowers, as well as locally made baked goods, salsas, jams, jellies, crafts, handcrafted items, and much more every Thursday.

Allen Park S. Bridge St., Chippewa Falls

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

noon-5pm Thu. Aug. 10

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

noon-8pm Thu. Aug. 10

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

noon-5pm Thu. Aug. 10

200 Main Gallery Showing 'Four Accomplished Gents'

200 Main Gallery will host 'Four Accomplishe dGents', featuring works of Bob Gehrke, Mel Sundby, John Lawler and Andy Shafer. Their work - sculpture, painting and ceramic - can be seen nation and world-wide. We are very fortunate to have gathered these unique and talented gentlemen.

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

1-6pm Thu. Aug. 10

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+

1-3pm Thu. Aug. 10

Read Off Your Fines

Calling all kids to come to the library and read off your fines as part of the Summer Library Program. Read for 15 minutes to knock $1 off of your fines. Check with Youth Services for details.

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

Cost: FREE

Age: Youth

1-4pm Thu. Aug. 10

Kids YOGA Camp

Give your child the opportunity to experience yoga and mindfulness in this fun and unique 1/2 day summer camp. Through yoga, arts and crafts, games and creative movement your camper will learn coping skills to de-stress, develop awareness of their many different emotions, and cultivate the practice of ahimsa (kindness/compassion).

The Yoga Room - Eau Claire's Yoga Studio 2839 Mall Dr., Eau Claire

Cost: $149 for members $169 for non-members (deadline is 7/29)

Age: Going into 2nd-5th grade

1-4pm Thu. Aug. 10

Kids Yoga Camp

This summer, give your child the opportunity to experience yoga and mindfulness in this fun and unique 1/2 day summer camp. Each day your child will get to move, explore, and create different tools to add to his or her mindfulness tool kit. Crafts include scented eye pillows, meditation necklaces, mindfulness glitter jars, and more.

The Yoga Room 2839 Mall Dr., Eau Claire

Cost: $149-$169 (Signup by 7/29)

Age: Ages 8-11

1-3pm Thu. Aug. 10

Children's Drawing Class

Learn to draw a variety of subjects in this three session class. Study form, line, tone, perspective, and more. Drawing supplies furnished, but please bring your own drawing paper or pad at least 8"x10". Instructor Vicki Casper

Arts Coming Together: School of the Arts 107 Wilson Court, Menomonie

Cost: $15

Age: Ages 13-18

1:10-2pm Thu. Aug. 10

Pranayama Yoga (Breath Control)

The powerful benefits from learning breath control are often overlooked in most Western yoga classes. If you would like to gain energy, get out of the 'fight or flight' mode most of us are in from stressful lives, and prepare for meditation, then this is the class for you.

PRAJNA pilates | yoga | beyond 705 S. Barstow Street, Eau Claire

Cost: $15, or punch card

Age: 18+

5-7pm Thu. Aug. 10

Business Record Keeping 101

In this hands-on class, participants will learn how to set up an effective small business office filing system, how to set up an effective cash-based record keeping system, how to record business income and expenses, and how to create a profit and loss statement.

Western Dairyland 418 Wisconsin St., Eau Claire

Cost: $29

Age: 18+

5-5:55pm Thu. Aug. 10

Zumba with Emily

Zumba is a Latin based, shake your booty aerobic workout.

Dragonfly Dance and Wellness 308 North Barstow, Eau Claire

Cost: $5

Age: Age 12+

5-6pm Thu. Aug. 10

High 5 Free Yoga

Enjoy free yoga all summer long. No experience necessary. A gentle, all-levels accessible practice, so makes for a great place start your yoga journey. Meet at the area around the Great Dane statue in front of the RCU building.

Phoenix Park 330 Riverfront Terrace, Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

5:30-6:30pm Thu. Aug. 10

Men's Yoga

Whether you have been an athlete all your life, never stretched, and are now feeling the aches and pains; or you sit at a desk or in a car a lot; or you do physical repetitive labor all day, this is for you.

PRAJNA pilates | yoga | beyond 705 S. Barstow Street, Eau Claire

Cost: $15, or punch card

Age: 16+

5:30-8:30pm Thu. Aug. 10

Burger King Classic Car Show - Nifty 50s

Classic cars, vintage, antique, muscle cars and more. Fun for the entire family. This week’s theme is Nifty 50’s. Bring your 50’s car as we celebrate the decade of poodle skirts and diners.

Burger King - Downtown Chippewa Falls 228 W. River St., Chippewa Falls

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

5:30-8:30pm Thu. Aug. 10

Dinner Jazz: Knox Freeman

Knox Freeman is a malleable duo comprised of Dave Power on drums and Pat Keen on bass. Knox takes on various forms, performing as a trio with a special guest from time to time.

The Oxbow Hotel 516 Galloway St., Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

6-9pm Thu. Aug. 10

Live Music: Jeff White

The Fill Inn Station welcomes local favorite Jeff White. He blends warm tones, reverbs, delays & vibrato with an outlaw grit. Jeff sings of love, loss & lust with an Americana vibe, channeling the melancholy country/western & folk music from times past.

Fill-Inn Station 104 W. Columbia St., Chippewa Falls

Cost: FREE

Age: 21+

6-6:45pm Thu. Aug. 10

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

6-9pm Thu. Aug. 10

Open Mic Hosted by The Rock Creek Song Dogs

bring your talent or come to listen Farm to Fork wood-fired pizza starts at 5 open mic from 6 to 9 indoor and outdoor seating dogs are welcome too

Farm to Fork Retreat at Dancing Yarrow S193 County Road BB, Mondovi

6-7:30pm Thu. Aug. 10

BookBike at Sounds Like Summer Concert Series

Look for the L.E. Phillips Memorial Public Library BookBike at the Sounds Like Summer Concert Series on Thursdays in Phoenix Park, as well as other special events, weather permitting. Check the library’s website for more information. The BookBike is a very small library branch on wheels.

Phoenix Park 330 Riverfront Terrace, Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

6-7pm Thu. Aug. 10

Habla en la Cabra Language Exchange

Practice Spanish with the help of native speakers and return the favor! All levels welcome. Shortened summer hours. Provided by El Centro de Conexión de Chippewa Valley.

The Goat Coffee House 336 Water St., Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

6-7pm Thu. Aug. 10

Habla en la Cabra

Practice your Spanish with other area Spanish speakers and help others practice their English. All levels welcome, no registration necessary. Brought to you by El Centro de Conexion de Chippewa Valley.

The Goat Coffee House 336 Water St., Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

6-8pm Thu. Aug. 10

Gather with Yarn

Bring your current projects, and our friendly staff will be on-hand to help you puzzle out your yarny problems and answer any questions you may have. Or, just spend a lovely morning relaxing on their cozy couches, hanging out with fellow knitters and crocheters.

Stitch Supply Co. 913 South Hillcrest Parkway, Altoona

Cost: FREE

6:30-9pm Thu. Aug. 10

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 Thu. Aug. 10

Sounds Like Summer Concert Series: LASKA + Boats & Bridges w/ Red Tide

Songwriting sisters Hannah, Bex, and Mookie (LASKA) weave influences of alternative, Americana, and desert rock with raw emotions in their songs. Boats & Bridges are a five piece folk-rock band formed in 2015 at UWEC. Inspired by the sweet lullabies of the ebb and flow of the ocean, Red Tide offers contemporary, soulful listening.

Phoenix Park 330 Riverfront Terrace, Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

6:30pm Thu. Aug. 10

WI Invasive Plant Species and What to do About Them

The Lake Wissota Garden Club hosts Christopher Gaetzke, chair of the Lower Chippewa Invasives Partnership. His presentation utilizes his years of experience in dealing with identification and best control techniques for non-native invasives and aggressive native species to our monthly meeting. All gardeners are welcome.

Lafayette Town Hall 5765 197th St, Chippewa Falls

Cost: FREE

Age: All ages

7pm Thu. Aug. 10

Midwest Mayhem Presents: For Once at The Plus

For Once is coming to tear it up at the Plus. Come get heavy and mosh. Featuring Dwelling, Misadventures, Nomad, and These Fading Visions.

The Plus 208 S. Barstow St, Eau Claire

Cost: $5 cover, $3 with Student ID

Age: All Ages

7:30-9pm Thu. Aug. 10

The Swampers: Wissota in the Making

A century ago, the Wisconsin-Minnesota Light & Power Company hired 700 workers, set up a temporary town, and build the hydro dam that creates Lake Wissota. A visual history of this time, now archived by the Chippewa County Historical Society, inspired Jerry Way to create the words, music and slide show telling the story of “Wissota in the Making.”

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

Cost: Adults  $11, Seniors $10, Youth $5

Age: All Ages

8-11pm Thu. Aug. 10

Teen Summer Library Lock-In

Pizza, games, movies, and library hide-and-seek.

Menomonie Public Library 600 Wolske Bay Rd, Menomonie

Age: For grades 6-12.

9pm Thu. Aug. 10

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

9pm Thu. Aug. 10

Clear Water Comedy Presents: Mike Brody

Starting comedy on a whim at an open mic in the year 2000, Mike Brody has since devoted his life to perfecting the delivery of his high-energy act. Bucking the trend of the apathetic comedian, his genuine passion for his craft draws audience members into the unique world of Mike Brody: An affable, clever guy whose life is often derailed by his own neurotic, obsessive-compulsive and clumsy tendencies.

The Plus 208 S. Barstow St, Eau Claire

Cost: $3 w/ Student ID, $5 GA; Ticket comes with free rail/domestic tap/soda

Age: All Ages (18+ Recommended)

9pm Thu. Aug. 10

VInyl Nights: Mabis

With Mabis, you'll hear classics that you adore, but expect a heavy dose of soulful surprises from the fresh epoch. Enjoy craft cocktails and regional beers/wines, order from the popular late-night menu featuring the Scandinavian Koldtbord, a create-your-own shareable feast.

The Oxbow Hotel 516 Galloway St., Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

10pm Thu. Aug. 10

Live at the Mousetrap: Ben Shaw + The Rattlenecks

Get to the Mousetrap tonight for live music by three-part harmony, alt-county outfit The Rattlenecks, and Ben Shaw.

The Mousetrap 311 S. Barstow St., Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: 21+

Ongoing Events For 08/10/2017

karaoke/DJ, galleries, classes, etc

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