Events For 08/31/2017

Thu. Aug. 31

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. 31

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

9am-noon Thu. Aug. 31

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

9:30-11:30am Thu. Aug. 31

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

9:30am Thu. Aug. 31

Stand In The Light Choir Rehearsals

A choir for people in the early to mid stages of memory loss and their singing partners and volunteers to come together and share their love of music. Rehearsals are 90 minutes starting at 9:30 with social time, snacks and singing. No experience necessary, just a love of singing.

Lutheran Church of the Good Shepherd 1120 Cedar St., Eau Claire

Cost: $25/couple; Scholarships available

Age: People with memory loss

9:30-10:30am Thu. Aug. 31

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. 31

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-5pm Thu. Aug. 31

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

10-10:30am Thu. Aug. 31

Archaeological Dig

It's time to dig in and see what a real archaeologist does and discovers! What will your pint-sized paleontologist dig up>?

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

Cost: FREE with museum admission

11am-3pm Thu. Aug. 31

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

11:30am-7pm Thu. Aug. 31

Dollar Swim Day: NFL Kick-Off

Anyone wearing Green Bay Packer or NFL attire gets in for $1.

Fairfax Pool 4200 Fairfax St., Eau Claire

Cost: $1/person or Season Pass; Children 2 & under are free

Age: All Ages

noon-1pm Thu. Aug. 31

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. 31

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. 31

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. 31

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

1:10-2pm Thu. Aug. 31

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+

1:30pm Thu. Aug. 31

3rd Annual Stuffed Animal Sleepover

What kind of mischief will your stuffed animals get up to if left in the library all night? Drop off your stuffed animal Wednesday, then come back on Thursday for an afternoon storytime and slideshow featuring hidden camera footage of stuffed animal antics!

Chippewa Falls Public Library 105 W Central St., Chippewa Falls

Cost: FREE

Age: Family

2:30-3pm Thu. Aug. 31

Design a Dino

Pick the characteristics of your dinosaur and watch it come to life right before your very eyes! Free with Museum membership or admission.

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

Cost: FREE with museum admission

5:30-6:30pm Thu. Aug. 31

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. 31

Burger King Classic Car Shows - Gangster Night

Classic cars, vintage, antique, muscle cars and more. Fun for the entire family. This week’s theme is Gangster Night. Bring your flapper dress and your model A, or just come to see all the vintage cars and fashion.

Burger King - Golf Road 2626 Golf Rd, Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

6-6:45pm Thu. Aug. 31

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. 31

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. 31

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. 31

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. 31

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. 31

Panels and Frames

A monthly discussion group. Anime: The World Is Still Beautiful (season 1), Time of Eve (full series - short form). Manga: Clockwork Planet (volume 1), The Gods Lie (single volume).

Books a Million 4030 Commonwealth Ave., Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: 18+

6:30-9pm Thu. Aug. 31

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. 31

Sounds Like Summer Concert Series: Jim Pullman Band + FM Down w/ Billy Krause

The Jim Pullman Band has been a staple of Eau Claire’s indie rock scene for a full decade, with four albums under their belt and a fifth in the works. FM Down plays unabashed rock and roll, pure and simple, drawing comparisons to Foo Fighters, The Killers, and Jimmy Eat World. Billy Krause has a story to tell you, and a song to sing.

Phoenix Park 330 Riverfront Terrace, Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

6:30-8pm Thu. Aug. 31

Eau Claire Wellness Party

Learn about holistic and natural ways to increase your energy, decrease inflammation, how to go green in your home, get rid of toxic chemicals, and enjoy pesticide free veggies and organic treats.

Please Call or Email For Event Location

Cost: FREE

7-9pm Thu. Aug. 31

Live Music: Andy Hanson

Hailing from Eau Claire, Andy Hanson finds inspiration for his songs in the highs, lows, optimistic, and fragile moments in life. With just a guitar, harmonica, and voice, Andy Hanson presents songs that are raw, intimate, and feel like lost friends.

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

8-9pm Thu. Aug. 31

Vinyl Vinyasa Yoga Series with Misty Ross

This Vinyl Vinyasa installation will bend Misty's artistic, freestyle flow with Chef Nathan Berg's favorite vinyl vibes. It might be such an intoxicatingly fun experience you won’t want the fun to end. Stay to soak up good vibes and good company while you refresh and enjoy one of our half priced tap beers. Late Night Happy Hour starts at 9pm.

The Oxbow Hotel 516 Galloway St., Eau Claire

Cost: $10

Age: All Ages

9pm Thu. Aug. 31

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. 31

Vinyl Nights: Jon Shemick

Vinyl Nights are all about vibe Sit back and enjoy late night happy hour (9-11pm) or a koldtbord from the late-night menu while featured local musicians, collectors, and tastemakers play classic and new vinyl records live on stage. Local Jon Shemick joins us on the Lakely stage to play an eclectic range of his favorites and yours.

The Oxbow Hotel 516 Galloway St., Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

9pm Thu. Aug. 31

Clear Water Comedy Presents: Ryan Anderson

Clear Water Comedys own Ryan Anderson headlines! With musical guests and guest sets and surprises.

The Plus 208 S. Barstow St, Eau Claire

Cost: $5 GA, $3 with student ID; comes with free drink

Age: All ages (18+ recommended)

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