Events For 08/13/2017

Sun. Aug. 13

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

Sun. Aug. 13

Pioneer Days 2017

The Pioneer Days is an event hosted by the Chippewa Valley Antique Engine & Model Club. Features historical displays of craftsmanship as well as steam engines, tractor pulls, flea market, silent auction, pancake breakfast, kids events, chicken dinners, parades and an antique and classic car swap meet/show.

Pioneer Park Hwy 37 & 85 Porterville Rd., Eau Claire

Cost: $7 GA; children 10 and under get in FREE

Sun. Aug. 13

Summer Set Music & Camping Festival

Summer Set Music & Camping Festival is the ultimate Summer experience. A celebration of everything to love about Summer, featuring a unique blend of artists on multiple stages in an incredible northern Wisconsin setting. Includes performances by Run the Jewels and many more.

, Somerset

Cost: See contact info for cost

Sun. Aug. 13

WPR Trip to Lake Superior Big Top Chautauqua

Wisconsin Public Radio’s annual overnight bus trip to Chequamegon Bay for Big Top Chautauqua. Highlights of the trip include a special picnic dinner at WPR VIP reception, front row seats radio play productions, a visit to historic La Pointe island, shopping trips, exploring, and eating around Hayward. Bus leaves from Eau Claire, as well as several other cities.

Register online or contact for pickup location information

Cost: $475-695

Sun. Aug. 13

YogaBarre Teacher Training

This training is open to those with or without teaching experience, and those looking to dive deeper into yoga and barre. Whether you’re looking to relevé a little higher as a student or learn to inspire as a teacher, this training is designed to teach you the skills to help share your passion for yoga, barre, and fitness with students of all levels.

The Yoga Room 2839 Mall Dr., Eau Claire

Cost: $599

Age: 18+

7am-1pm Sun. Aug. 13

Weekend Brunch with Musical Guest Shane Leonard

A farm-focused weekend brunch with lively instrumental tunes from Shane Leonard (10am-1pm). Midwestern and other brunch classics including omelettes, quiche, wild rice porridge, Belgian waffles, sandwiches, and more. Classic and original morning drinks including mimosas, bloody marys, and more.

The Oxbow Hotel 516 Galloway St., Eau Claire

Cost: Music is FREE; consult menu for food prices

Age: All Ages

8am-2pm Sun. Aug. 13

Festival Foods Farmers Market

A variety of fresh produce from local farmers.

Festival Foods parking lot 3007 Mall Dr., Eau Claire

Age: all ages

8am-4pm Sun. Aug. 13

St. James the Greater Summerfest

Car show, polka mass, chicken dinner, silent auction, beer garden, children's games, bingo, live music, cash raffle.

St. James Catholic Church 2502 11th St., Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

9am-2pm Sun. Aug. 13

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)

9-10:30am Sun. Aug. 13

Calligraphy Workshop

If you’ve coveted some of the calligraphy pieces in store now is the chance to learn how the artist’s work takes form. Make and take home your own one-of-a-kind card or print. Enjoy a light breakfast while learning a new craft + meeting new friends.

Red's Mercantile 224 N Dewey St., Eau Claire

Cost: $30 (includes 2 take home pieces, 2 calligraphy markers & light breakfast)

Age: All Ages

10am-4pm Sun. Aug. 13

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 Sun. Aug. 13

51st Annual Buttercup Whitewater Slalom Race - Chippewa River

Class II whitewater slalom race. A citizen level race that draws competitors from across the United States and as well as abroad. Great spectator viewing from the foot bridge that crosses over the coarse or from the shore line. Practice day on August 12th.

Old Hwy 178 Bridge Hwy 178 North, Jim Falls

10am-5pm Sun. Aug. 13

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

10-11am Sun. Aug. 13

"Outside the Box: Futurism" David Waibel

This service explores radical intentions for a better future. Architect, R. Buckminster Fuller, and science fiction writer Robert Heinlein put forth optimistic and out-of-the-box thinking in their writings. These are 20th century men, who formed their ideas before the UN came about.

Unitarian Universalist Congregation 421 S. Farwell St., Eau Claire

10-11am Sun. Aug. 13

Yoga featuring Music and Mindfulness

This one hour session will feature Pearl Jam's "Present Tense" and a discussion about the song and it's relation to the mindfulness creating by the meditation, asana, and savasana that will be used during this session.

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

Cost: FREE

10-11am Sun. Aug. 13

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

11am-4pm Sun. Aug. 13

Exotic Pet Fair

Indulge your love of pets by attending the Exotic Pet Fair. 100+ tables of vendors, making this the largest exotic pet fair in Wisconsin. As always, you'll find great deals on pet supplies as well as exotic pets from responsible breeders, including reptiles, birds, mammals, invertebrates, and more.

Eau Claire Expo Center 5530 Fairview Dr., Eau Claire

Cost: $3/adult, $1/child (ages 4-12), kids 3 and under free

noon-5pm Sun. Aug. 13

Carson Park Train Rides

Enjoy a scenic, half-mile train ride located in Eau Claire's premier Carson Park presented by the Chippewa Valley Railroad Association. A coal-fired steam engine pulls one train, a G-16 gasoline powered-streamliner pulls the other.

Carson Park 100 Carson Park Dr., Eau Claire

Cost: Under 2 years old FREE, ages 2-12 $2, ages 12+ $3

noon-8pm Sun. Aug. 13

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-3pm Sun. Aug. 13

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

1-3pm Sun. Aug. 13

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

1-4pm Sun. Aug. 13

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

1-3pm Sun. Aug. 13

The Paint Shack

Enjoy a fun evening of painting made easy and exciting. A social artist will instruct you step by step through recreating the featured painting of the night. Paint on canvas, wood, bags, glasses, and more. Sing up by Facebook (via message) or on their website.

The Paint Shack 2524 Golf Road Suite 2c, Eau Claire

Cost: Usually $35 check Facebook or website for more details

1:30-2:15pm Sun. Aug. 13

Kettlebell AMPD

Kettlebell AMPD is a heart-pounding class that uses low kettlebell weights and high reps and sets the moves to music. This class is 45 minutes and focuses on several areas such as arms, legs, core, and cardio. With Kettlebell AMPD you'll burn a ton of calories AND have fun doing it.

Dragonfly Dance and Wellness 308 North Barstow, Eau Claire

Cost: $6

Age: All Ages

1:30-4:30pm Sun. Aug. 13

Live Music: Nick Foytik

Electric & Acoustic, Blues, Soul, & Rock n' Roll.

Jeremiah's Bullfrog Fish Farm N1409 566th St, Menomonie

1:30pm Sun. Aug. 13

"Thieves and Bad, Bad Lies" Presented by the Speck of Dust Theatre Company

"Thieves and Bad Bad Lies" is an original comedic work in which two thieves rob a liquor store, then seek shelter in the woods. They come upon what they think is an abandoned, taxidermied-animal-filled, plaid-strewn house when a tea-crazy elderly lady appears and madness ensues. Directed by Logan Toftness.

The Grand Theatre 102 W. Grand Ave., Eau Claire

Cost: $15 GA, $10 for Students

2-4pm Sun. Aug. 13

A Summer of Song - A Theatrical Concert

Lucy Weidner's popular summer show will be singing songs from across the decades! You will hear 1950's nostalgic songs to current Broadway hits echoing across the Mabel stage.

Mabel Tainter Center for the Arts 205 Main St. E, Menomonie

Cost: $18-20

Age: All Ages

3-4pm Sun. Aug. 13

Raise The Barre

Barre is a full body workout that uses isometric strength training combined with high reps of small range-of-motion movements while incorporating cardio, light weights, core work and stretching to define your body. Raise The Barre is an energetic class that includes all levels.

The Yoga Room 2839 Mall Dr., Eau Claire

Cost: Drop In Rate $15, punch card & monthly membership available

Age: All Ages

5:05pm Sun. Aug. 13

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

5:05pm Sun. Aug. 13

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

6:30-8:40pm Sun. Aug. 13

Maker Fun Factory Vaction Bible School

Maker Fun Factory is filled with incredible Bible-learning experiences kids see, hear, touch, and even taste. Sciency-Fun Gizmos™, team-building games, cool Bible songs, and tasty treats are just a few of the standout activities that help faith flow into real life.

Cornerstone Christian Church 310 W. Polk Ave., Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: Ages 3-11

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