Events For 09/01/2017

Fri. Sep. 1

Young Brothers Art Show

Joe Young creates art from what he sees around him; botanicals, landscapes and people. Primarily working in oil, he also uses watercolor and charcoal. He trained at Goddard College and The Vermont Studio School.

The Goat Coffee House 336 Water St., Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

8am-9pm Fri. Sep. 1

Wild Women Retreat

Nestled in the fairy forest near Fall Creek, Stargazen provides the ultimate container for growth, activation, and fun. Wildness is encouraged through daily yoga practices, dancing, fireside chats, reiki attunements, lady bike gang rides to the beach, aerial play, and workshops in empowerment, painting, crafting and more.

Stargazen Women's Retreat E20001 County Road, Augusta

Cost: $475-$600

Age: 18+

9am-9pm Fri. Sep. 1

First Fridays at the Local Store

Every First Friday of each month, Downtown Eau Claire business stay open late and offer special deals. This Friday, receive 15% off your entire purchase when you buy any art.

The Local Store at the Volume One World Headquarters 205 N. Dewey St., Eau Claire

9:30-10:30am Fri. Sep. 1

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. Sep. 1

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. Sep. 1

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 Fri. Sep. 1

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 Fri. Sep. 1

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

11am-3pm Fri. Sep. 1

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. Sep. 1

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. Sep. 1

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+

2-3pm Fri. Sep. 1

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

2:30-3pm Fri. Sep. 1

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

5:30-8:30pm Fri. Sep. 1

Dinner Jazz: Tim Sullivan

Since graduating from Memorial High School in 2002, Tim's musical journey has taken him around the world. Living in Chicago, New Orleans, and New York City, he has been fortunate to work with a wide array of artists, ranging from Aretha Franklin to funk legend Fred Wesley to nearly a dozen NEA Jazz Masters.

The Oxbow Hotel 516 Galloway St., Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

6-9pm Fri. Sep. 1

Artist Reception: Robert Gehrke

Local artist Robert Gehrke will kick off his September show. There will be live music, snacks, a chance to meet the artist, and enjoy good company from 6-9pm at Tangled Up In Hue.

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

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

6:30-9pm Fri. Sep. 1

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. Sep. 1

Artist's Reception: "Show and Tell" by Grace Fechner

The first solo show of UWEC alumna Grace Fechner. The show is comprised of mixed media works that explore humans as social animals. Child-like materials and techniques are utilized and finessed in order to abstract and echo the learning process through which people are taught how to accurately communicate oneself to other people, and also how to listen to and interpret others.

The Volume One Gallery Located inside the Local Store at the Volume One World Headquarters, 205 N. Dewey St., Eau Claire

6:30-8:30pm Fri. Sep. 1

The Paint Shack

A talented social artist will instruct you step by step through recreating the featured painting of the night. Paint on canvas, wood, bags, glasses, and more. Sign up on Facebook, on their website, or by phone.

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

Cost: $10-35 depending on the class

7-10pm Fri. Sep. 1

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. Sep. 1

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+

7-10pm Fri. Sep. 1

Equinox Jazz with Special Guest Vocalist Lindsay Herda

Freddy Sklenar's Equinox Jazz group with Special Guest Vocalist from St. Paul: Lindsay Herda, singing songs in the style of Eva Cassidy and Equinox's Jazz! Along with Todd Bartlett on Flugal and Trumpet, Jim Rickard on keys, Levee Stadel bass, Barney Barneson drums and Freddy on sax.

Infinity Beverages Winery & Distillery 3460 Mall Drive, Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: 21+

7-10pm Fri. Sep. 1

Live Music at Acoustic Cafe: Ravenwolf

RavenWolf performs classic rock, blues, folk, standards and original music. Kai Ulrica (of Wolves at the Door and WolfSong) and Anastasia Vishnevsky (of Manifest) are known for strong vocal harmonies and fresh arrangements of familiar songs.

Acoustic Cafe 505 S. Barstow St., Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

7pm Fri. Sep. 1

Live Music: Fresh C The Brief Intermission Tour

Welcome professional recording artist "Fresh C" all the way from Arizona. Featuring performances from Fresh C, TheFonzerelliProject, JayMob, Mike Rellik, Happy, NeverClearX, and more TBA

Every Buddy's Bar 19 W. Central St., Chippewa Falls

Cost: $10

Age: 21+

7:30-9:30pm Fri. Sep. 1

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

9pm Fri. Sep. 1

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. Sep. 1

Vinyl Nights: Feng

Sloslylove's Feng spins vibey tunes all evening long. Also, in addition to enjoying craft cocktails and regional beers/wines, order from thew 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. Sep. 1

Live Music at O'Leary's: Jambox Heroes

Head to O'Leary's for some drinks and late night music provided by local band Class of 97.

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

Cost: FREE

Age: 21+

Ongoing Events For 09/01/2017

karaoke/DJ, galleries, classes, etc