Events For 08/25/2017

6-6:30am Fri. Aug. 25

Butts & Guts

Come experience a workout designed to shape and tone your lower body and mid-section without traditional crunches or high impact pounding. To register stop by or call the Altoona Parks & Recreation Office.

Prairie Event Center 1445 Front Porch Place, Altoona

Cost: $32/Resident of Altoona; $42/Non-Resident of Altoona

Age: Adults

9am-3pm Fri. Aug. 25

CDC Summer Sale

CDC is cleaning out the closets. They have items for purchase and will be selling pizzas and playing games.

L.E. Phillips Career Development Center 1515 Ball Street, Eau Claire

Cost: FREE unless purchase items

Age: All Ages

9:30-10:30am Fri. Aug. 25

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. Aug. 25

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 Fri. Aug. 25

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 Fri. Aug. 25

"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

10-11am Fri. Aug. 25

Family Resource Centers Fun Friday

Each Friday will feature a new theme for fun interaction with your child.

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

Cost: FREE

Age: Ages 1-5

10am-5pm Fri. Aug. 25

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

10-10:45am Fri. Aug. 25

Totality: Explore Eclipses! (Planetarium)

In honor of the Total Solar Eclipse happening August 21, the Museum planetarium show will feature the biggest star in the solar system, the sun. You'll learn about what happens to create a solar eclipse and get to see what the phenomenon looks like from a unique perspective. Shows start promptly at listed times, with room for only 25 guests. First come, first served.

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

Cost: FREE with Museum membership or admission

Age: All Ages

10:30am-7pm Fri. Aug. 25

ServPro Golf Outing to Benefit Big Brothers Big Sisters

ServPro of Eau Claire is once again working with Big Brothers Big Sisters of Northwestern Wisconsin for their Second Annual Charity Golf Outing. The $100,000 hole in one contest is back. Register online today at or stop by the Eau Claire Office today.

Lake Wissota Golf Course 16108 97th Ave., Chippewa Falls

Cost: $350 foursome / $95 per person

11am-1pm Fri. Aug. 25

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

11am-3pm Fri. Aug. 25

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-8pm Fri. Aug. 25

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 Fri. Aug. 25

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

noon-8pm Fri. Aug. 25

Learn to Crochet Class

Learn the basics of crochet and make the cutest cotton dishcloth. Learn how to chain, single crochet, double crochet, read a pattern and more. No experience necessary.

Blue Boxer Arts 416 S Barstow Street, Eau Claire

Cost: $25

Age: 16+

1-6pm Fri. Aug. 25

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+

1-4:30pm Fri. Aug. 25

Youth Theater Camp

Under the instruction of Michelle Meyer and Nancy Lund, students will enhance their on-and off-stage skills. No prior acting or drama experience is required - just a willingness to have fun.

Widespot Performing Arts Center N2030 Spring St., Stockholm

Cost: $150

Age: Entering grades 5 - 11 in fall

2-3pm Fri. Aug. 25

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

2:30-3:15pm Fri. Aug. 25

Totality: Explore Eclipses! (Planetarium)

In honor of the Total Solar Eclipse happening August 21, the Museum planetarium show will feature the biggest star in the solar system, the sun. You'll learn about what happens to create a solar eclipse and get to see what the phenomenon looks like from a unique perspective. Shows start promptly at listed times, with room for only 25 guests. First come, first served.

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

Cost: FREE with Museum membership or admission

Age: All Ages

3-4:30pm Fri. Aug. 25

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

4-10pm Fri. Aug. 25

Water Safety Instructor Training

Water Safety Instructor (WSI class) is an American Red Cross training that teaches participants how to lead swimming lessons. This class includes classroom and water-based instruction on how to teach swimming techniques and water safety.

Eau Claire YMCA 700 Graham Ave., Eau Claire

Cost: Member: $225, Community: $275

Age: 16+

5-9pm Fri. Aug. 25

United for Justin: Cancer Benefit for Justin Schaller

Friends and all community members are invited to come and support Justin Schaller and his family at this cancer benefit featuring great food, raffles, and a silent auction. All money raised will directly help Justin and his family. Details of his journey are on the Gofundme site.

Peace Lutheran Church 501 E. Fillmore Ave., Eau Claire

Cost: FREE admission + raffle and silent auction

Age: All Ages

5:30-8:30pm Fri. Aug. 25

Dinner Jazz: Josh Gallagher Trio

Eau Claire native Josh Gallagher went to Berklee College of music in Boston, MA on full scholarship. He was selected as the pianist in the Brubeck Institute Jazz Sextet, and has performed with Bobby Watson, Rufus Reid, Jimmy Heath, Artistic Director Christian McBride, and Institute founder Dave Brubeck.

The Oxbow Hotel 516 Galloway St., Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

6-10pm Fri. Aug. 25

Live Music: 40 Fingers at Paradise Shores

Four voices, 5 instruments, 175 or so combined years of rock and roll experience 40 Fingers will be playing the songs you grew up dancing to, so wear your dancing shoes.

Paradise Shores 26364 CTH M, Holcombe

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

6-9pm Fri. Aug. 25

Eau Claire Curling Club Pre-Season Party

The curling season is fast approaching and the Winter Olympics are on the horizon. Whether you are an experienced member or have never curled before, gather with the curling club to talk about the upcoming year, meet club members and discover what curling is all about.

K-Point Brewing 4212 Southtowne Drive, Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

6:30-9pm Fri. Aug. 25

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. Aug. 25

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+

7-10pm Fri. Aug. 25

Live at the Acoustic Cafe: Eauxpera

Eauxpera is a collective of professional and emerging operatic artists whose mission is to bring high quality operatic performances past the opera house and into the Chippewa Valley. This collection invites the Eau Claire community to fall in love with classic Italian operatic scenes.

Acoustic Cafe 505 S. Barstow St., Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

7-11pm Fri. Aug. 25

Two Way Street

Dave and Mick return to The Moose playing your favorite dance tunes.

Moose Lodge Curvue Rd., Eau Claire

Cost: $5

Age: 21+

7-10pm Fri. Aug. 25

Singer/Songwriter Open Mic Night

Come out and share the songs you've written and or listen to a handful of musicians play all original music. Hosted by Jackson Taylor.

Chippewa River Distillery & Brewster Bros. Brewing Co. 402 W River St, Chippewa Falls

7-8:30pm Fri. Aug. 25

WideSpot Junior Theater Camp Presents: MmmBeth by Allison Williams

Support the Widespot's Junior Theater Campers as they perform a wacky retelling of the Shakespeare classic. This family-friendly comedy spoofs the classic play, and with witches named Haggy, Naggy & Twit, loads of laughs await you.

Widespot Performing Arts Center N2030 Spring St., Stockholm

Cost: FREE, Donations at the door

Age: All Ages

7pm Fri. Aug. 25

Haymarket Landing Patio Concert

The Dames, Idle Empress and Heart Pills will play in this unique concert. Tickets are free, but there is a 250 person capacity so register online soon. Sponsored by the Confluence Arts Center and Blugold Radio.

Haymarket Landing - Patio

Cost: FREE

7:30-9:30pm Fri. Aug. 25

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-2am Fri. Aug. 25

The Spread Wisdom Tour - Cryptic Wisdom

The Spread Wisdom Tour is Stopping in Eau Claire with Cryptic Wisdom & Much more like EDM on the patio, Band in the back room & Hip Hop in the main room, Almost forgot to mention Cherry Girls presented by Cherry Promotions & Azara.

The Plus 208 S. Barstow St, Eau Claire

Cost: $12 Advance; $15 at the Door

Age: All Ages

8:30pm Fri. Aug. 25

Family Movie Night

Watch a movie under the stars at our free family fun event. Lawn games at 8:30pm, movie when it's dark enough (around 9pm. Popcorn and beverage provided, just bring your lawn chair. Visit their website to see what movie they'll be playing.

West Ridge Church 3906 Kane Rd., Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

9pm Fri. Aug. 25

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 Fri. Aug. 25

Live Music: Lucas Fisher

Lucas Fisher plays a variety of genres ranging from rock to blues to country to folk, but consistently with energy that entertains the crowd. Based out of Eau Claire he has been performing live for over 10 years both as a solo musician and as a member of multiple acts.

Mystic Grill 23583 County Highway SS, New Auburn

Cost: FREE

Age: 21+

9pm Fri. Aug. 25

Vinyl Nights: Billy Siegel

Revival Records' Billy Siegel spins an eclectic array of tunes from his expansive collection. In addition to enjoying craft cocktails and regional beers/wines, order from the popular late-night menu featuring the Scandinavian Koldtbord.

The Oxbow Hotel 516 Galloway St., Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

9:30pm-1:30am Fri. Aug. 25

Live Music: Divided Highway

All four members of DH come from years of rocking smoke-filled taverns and possesses a sincere love for entertaining their fans. All four contribute to the band with amazing vocal performances with a backdrop of mind-blowing guitar, bass, keyboard and drum licks that leave audiences speechless.

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

Cost: FREE

Age: 21+

10pm Fri. Aug. 25

Live at the Mousetrap: Orenda Fugue + Fighting Nice

Orenda Fugue is an ambient alternative rock band from Eau Claire. Fight NIce with Others is an alternative rock group has a unique mix of backgrounds; its members strewn across a variety of musical interests, from deep bluesy jazz to hard-hitting punk rock.

The Mousetrap 311 S. Barstow St., Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: 21+

10pm Fri. Aug. 25

Live at the Mousetrap: Orenda Fugue + Fighting Nice With Others

Orenda Fugue is an ambient alternative rock band from Eau Claire. Fight NIce with Others is an alternative rock group has a unique mix of backgrounds; its members strewn across a variety of musical interests, from deep bluesy jazz to hard-hitting punk rock.

The Mousetrap 311 S. Barstow St., Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: 21+

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