Events For 09/07/2017

Thu. Sep. 7

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

Thu. Sep. 7

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

9-11:30am Thu. Sep. 7

Family Fun Zone

Children and parents enjoy open play on the large turf field filled with numerous toys, games, sports equipment, inflatables, and dress up clothes. Organized activities are also offered at different times each morning which children may participate in if they choose or continue with open play. Please check their online schedule before going.

Eau Claire Indoor Sports Center 3456 Craig Road, Eau Claire

Cost: $4/child

9:30-11:30am Thu. Sep. 7

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. Sep. 7

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. Sep. 7

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. Sep. 7

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. Sep. 7

Hugh Mandelert Retrospective - Art and Addiction

This exhibit is a retrospective of the artwork of Hugh Mandelert, which has been generously loaned to the Heyde Center from the private collections of community members. The theme of the exhibit “Art and Addiction” serves as a catalyst for a community exploration and a dialogue of chemical dependency issues in the region.

Chippewa Valley Cultural Association, Inc., Heyde Center for the Arts 3 South High Street, Chippewa Falls

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

11am-noon Thu. Sep. 7

Adoptees on Campus Meet-Up

A place for adoptees to share their stories and discuss issues such as identity, transracial families, openness in adoption, and adoption reform. The group will also provide an opportunity for future participation in local community panels, listening sessions with area adoption professionals, and mentoring of younger area adoptees.

Blugold Living Room, Davies Center 201 UW-Eau Claire, Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: College-aged or older

noon-1pm Thu. Sep. 7

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. Sep. 7

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. Sep. 7

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. Sep. 7

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. Sep. 7

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+

4-5pm Thu. Sep. 7

Menomonie Public Library: Teen Advisory Council

Join the MPL Teen Advisory Council. Help us choose books and media, help plan programs, be a voice. Council meetings are held the first Thursday of each month. For grades 6-12.

Menomonie Public Library 600 Wolske Bay Rd, Menomonie

Cost: FREE

Age: Grades 6-12

4-8pm Thu. Sep. 7

The Winking Owl Market

A boutique style market featuring locally crafted items including dip mixes, coffee, teas, wine, jewelry, bread, soap, and so much more. Shabby Chic furniture, olive oils and balsamic vinegars are also feature items.

The Winking Owl 115 E. Lincoln Ave, Fall Creek

5pm Thu. Sep. 7

Fall Porch Pot Workshop

Create your own fall porch pots to add great fall color to your home. They'll have a unique selection of fall plants that can handle the cold weather and will give you beautiful color for the whole season.

Down To Earth Garden Center 6025 Arndt Ln., Eau Claire

Cost: Cost: Build your own; only pay for what you take home

5-7pm Thu. Sep. 7

Being Mortal: Film Showing and Discussion

Film showing of Being Mortal based on the best-selling book by Dr. Atul Gawande. This powerful PBS Frontline film explores the hopes of patients and families facing the end of life. “Being Mortal” examines the nature of the relationship between patients and their doctors, nurses and family members.

Dove Healthcare West - Community Room 1405 Truax Blvd, Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

5pm Thu. Sep. 7

Spoken Art

Join local author and former Eau Claire poet laureate, Bruce Taylor, as he hosts a series of readings on first Thursdays at 5pm in the Janet Carson Gallery at the Eau Claire Regional Arts Center.

Eau Claire Regional Arts Center 316 Eau Claire St., Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

5-7pm Thu. Sep. 7

Opening Reception for Visiting Artists, Dick Milheiser and Bev Wickstrom

Opening reception for Dick Milheiser and Bev Wickstrom, our new Visiting Artists. Dick is a former art teacher and creates beautiful and unique pottery. Bev is an attorney, and will share her inspiring and colorful across-the-globe photography.

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

5pm Thu. Sep. 7

Bruce Taylor Presents: Spoken Art featuring Jan Carroll

Local author and former Eau Claire poet laureate, Bruce Taylor hosts a series of readings. This reading will feature Jan Carroll works in local and regional publishing. She is a poetry reader for the forthcoming local literary journal Barstow & Grand. Her chapbook River is available at The Local Store.

Janet Carson Gallery 316 Eau Claire St., Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

5:30-6:30pm Thu. Sep. 7

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. Sep. 7

Burger King Classic Car Show - Last Summer Show

Classic cars, vintage, antique, muscle cars and more. Fun for the entire family. The final show of the year. Celebrate a great season.

Burger King - West Side 2833 North Clairemont Ave, Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

5:30-7pm Thu. Sep. 7

7 Chakras

Learn about the 7 Chakras - the body's energy centers, what influences they have on your body and mind, and how you can learn to balance them for better overall health and wellness. Explore each chakra - driving forces, signs of instability, emotions and responses, colors, poses for each chakra, and meditations to practice. This is a 2 part workshop.

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

Cost: $40 (member discount available)

5:30-6:20pm Thu. Sep. 7

Dance Buffet

An introduction to dance. They will be taught basic ballet and jazz dance moves along with placing an emphasis on listening and following directions. Children should come prepared to learn and have a blast.

Eau Claire Indoor Sports Center 3456 Craig Road, Eau Claire

Cost: $80 for 7 sessions

Age: Ages 3-4

6-6:45pm Thu. Sep. 7

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. Sep. 7

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

6-7pm Thu. Sep. 7

The Internet in Your Kid's Hands: Are They Safe?

Join Cathy Jenson - Thrivent Financial for an educational and eye-opening night. Your kids are online every day. What are they seeing? What are they sharing and who are they sharing it with? What apps are they using? Parents and grandparents should come for a presentation on internet safety.

Menomonie High School 1715 5th St. W., Menomonie

Cost: FREE

Age: Adults only; ages 18+

6-8pm Thu. Sep. 7

Canvas with a Cause

Have lots of fun supporting the walk to end Alzheimer's. Space is limited to 20 painters.

Care Partners Assisted Living 887/893 Briar Lane, Altoona

Cost: $25

Age: All Ages

6:30-9pm Thu. Sep. 7

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

6:30-8pm Thu. Sep. 7

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

6:30-7:20pm Thu. Sep. 7

Hip Hop & Funk Dance

Hip Hop/Funk is the next step for your darlings and adds a new funky twist to the class. They will learn dance skills associated with Hip Hop, Jazz, Funk and Modern Dance. Children should bring their positive attitudes and bright smiles. Recital on the last class.

Eau Claire Indoor Sports Center 3456 Craig Road, Eau Claire

Cost: $80 for 7 sessions + Recital

Age: Ages 5-8

6:30-8:30pm Thu. Sep. 7

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

7-8pm Thu. Sep. 7

Chippewa Valley Toastmasters Meeting

The Toastmasters are a mixed group of people who exercise public speaking skills through both prepared and impromptu speeches at every meeting. The mission of a Toastmaster club is to provide a mutually supportive and positive learning environment in which every member has the opportunity to develop communication and leadership skills.

Mayo Health Clinic - Luther Hospital, Room 11103 1221 Whipple St, Eau Claire

Cost: FREE for Guests

Age: 18+

7pm Thu. Sep. 7

Imagine Lecture: Mayan Culture

Dr. Hansen has led archaeological research and scientific studies in northern Guatemala for 33 years and is a specialist in the study of early Maya. His studies have identified some of the largest and earliest ancient cities in Central America. He will present an evening of exploration into Mayan civilization and culture.

Mayo Clinic Health System Auditorium 1221 Whipple St, Eau Claire

7-9pm Thu. Sep. 7

Live Music at Acoustic Cafe: Rob Donovan

An American Country music singer and songwriter whose music incorporates elements taken from contemporary pop music and modern country music.

Acoustic Cafe 505 S. Barstow St., Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

8-10pm Thu. Sep. 7


Robotaki: There is a lot more behind the name and the mask than most people may perceive. Coming in to the spotlight with his top-tier remix work, and being recognized for his impeccable sounds, Preston Chin has become a well-known name in the electronic dance music scene.

UW-Stout Memorial Student Center Amphitheater 302 10th Avenue East, Menomonie

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

9pm Thu. Sep. 7

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. Sep. 7

Clear Water Comedy Presents: The End Of Summer Showcase

A fast-paced stand up comedy show featuring Clear Water Comedy favorites, and special guests who have never performed at The Plus before.

The Plus 208 S. Barstow St, Eau Claire

Cost: $5 GA $3 w/ valid student ID; Each ticket receives free tap/rail/drink/soda

Age: All Ages (18+ Recommended)

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