Events For 09/27/2017

Wed. Sep. 27

Harvest Moon Fall Tour

A self-guided tour, exploring the countryside and communities in Clark County. Follow the signs and explore any time. Pumpkin farms, corn mazes, greenhouses, specialty shops, cheese & meat shops, art studios, and honey & maple syrup shops.

Clark County

Wed. Sep. 27

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

7:30am-1pm Wed. Sep. 27

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

8:30am-3:30pm Wed. Sep. 27

Powerful Business Writing

Learn how to write clear, concise documents with proper etiquette and grammar to gain confidence and get results. This class is designed for individuals interested in improving written skills, verbal communication, and subsequent level of all-around professionalism.

Chippewa Valley Technical College - Chippewa Falls Campus 770 Scheidler Road, Chippewa Falls

Cost: $119/person

Age: Adults

9:30-10:30am Wed. Sep. 27

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

10-11am Wed. Sep. 27

Beginning Yoga

Classes are appropriate for beginners with an emphasis on the senior population. Goals of practice include increasing strength, flexibility, balance, coordination, will power, energy level, and finding stillness of the mind.

PRAJNA pilates | yoga | beyond 705 S. Barstow Street, Eau Claire

Cost: $15, or punch card

Age: 18+

10am-5pm Wed. Sep. 27

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

10-10:30am Wed. Sep. 27

Fuzebeads

The artistic possibilities are endless when you melt colored beads into a pattern.

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

Cost: FREE (with museum admission)

10am-1pm Wed. Sep. 27

The Paint Shack

Have fun painting on canvas, wood, bags, glasses and more. Made easy and fun as a trained instructor walks the class through the process. Check the website for more information on scheduled events and classes.

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

Cost: $10-$35 depending on the class

10:15am Wed. Sep. 27

Bouncing Babies Storytime

For pre-walkers, starting at birth. Lap rhymes, songs, stories, parachute games, bubbles and social time for parents and tummy time for babies.

L.E. Phillips Memorial Public Library 400 Eau Claire St, Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: 0-12 months (pre-walkers)

11am-6pm Wed. Sep. 27

Menomonie Farmers Market

Since 2000, this market has seen a remarkable growth in participation and sales. Farmer participation has increased from an average of 3-4 vendors in past seasons to 20 vendors at the peak of the summer harvest. A typical market day this past season had 15-20 farmers selling everything from vegetables to fruit, eggs, meats and handmade crafts.

Menomonie Market Food Co-op 814 Main St. East, Menomonie

Age: all ages

11am-1pm Wed. Sep. 27

Lunch Break Open Skate

Go ice skating during the Lunch Break Skate at Hobbs Ice Arena. Monday through Friday.

Hobbs Ice Arena 915 Menomonie St., Eau Claire

Cost: $3 Per Person; Includes skate rental

Age: All Ages

11:30am-noon Wed. Sep. 27

Super Small Science

Introduce your preschool scientist to exciting hands-on and age-appropriate experiments. This program is free for preschoolers and their grown-ups.

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

Cost: FREE

Age: Preschoolers

11:45am-1pm Wed. Sep. 27

Women With Purpose Luncheon

Ladies would you like to make a difference in the lives of your loved ones by being encouraged to live a balanced and purposeful live? Elaine Cooper, author and speaker will be sharing a message on “The Changing Colors of Our Lives”.

Eagle's Club 2588 Hallie Rd., Chippewa Falls

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

noon-6pm Wed. Sep. 27

Supplier & Product Pitch Day at The Local Store

Calling All Makers. Do you make any finished products you think would be a great addition to The Local Store? Or do you have the skills and the tools, but are open to ideas for what to create? We want to talk to you! By appointment only. At your appointment, please have basic pricing, cost, and production time information ready to share, as well as samples of work to leave behind.

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

Cost: FREE

noon-8pm Wed. Sep. 27

Building Dreams: Art of Architecture and Invention Art Exhibit

This fall exhibit shows the art of an Eau Clairian’s patented inventions; architecturally inspired art and jewelry of our region and more creations. The gallery offers guided tours of their downtown Eau Claire 1882 Victorian Mansion as part of the exhibit.

Galaudet Gallery LLC 618 South Farwell, Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

1-6pm Wed. Sep. 27

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+

2:30-3pm Wed. Sep. 27

Gem Suncatchers

Add beauty to your window with a homemade suncatcher. Pick out the prettiest gems and watch the sunlight catch the colors.

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

Cost: FREE (WIth Museum admission)

4:30-5:30pm Wed. Sep. 27

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+

4:30-7pm Wed. Sep. 27

Harvest Dinner

The menu consists of a ham loaf with glaze, cheesy potatoes, green beans and dessert.

Jim Falls United Methodist Church 13883 County Hwy S South, Jim Falls

Cost: Adult $9; children (ages 5-12) $4.50

5-8pm Wed. Sep. 27

Rosemailing Class

Learn the Norwegian folk art of rosemailing.

Ager House 514 W. Madison St., Eau Claire

Cost: $50 (+$50 for beginners starting kit)

5-8pm Wed. Sep. 27

Beginning & Review Norwegian

Learn basics Norwegian or brush up on it. 3 week course.

Ager House 514 W. Madison St., Eau Claire

Cost: $25

5-8pm Wed. Sep. 27

French Baking with Séverine: Crepes

Learn to bake authentic French crèpes with sweet and savory fillings.

Forage 930 Galloway St., Building 13, Suite 212, Eau Claire

Cost: $50

5:30-6:30pm Wed. Sep. 27

Beginning Belly Dance Classes

Here's your chance to "shake it up" with with a great group of women in a casual, fun learning environment. Basic belly dance movement techniques will be introduced, as well as how to play the finger cymbals. Grab a friend or 2, and have a blast sharing this fun activity with other like-minded women.

Dragonfly Dance and Wellness 308 North Barstow, Eau Claire

Cost: $80 for 1st 8 week series ($15 drop-prices)

Age: 16+

5:30-6:15pm Wed. Sep. 27

Sport Tykes Sampler

Children are welcome to enjoy a variety of sports by learning a new and exciting one each week. Includes Basketball, Volleyball, T-Ball, Soccer, Kickball, Football, and Track. Along with having fun together, there will be a strong emphasis on learning to take turns and follow directions.

Eau Claire Indoor Sports Center 3456 Craig Road, Eau Claire

Cost: $80 for 7 weeks

Age: Ages 4-6

6-8pm Wed. Sep. 27

Knit Club

Bring your fiber or beading project, sip Soul Brewed Coffee Roaster's coffee, share tips and tricks, and meet good people.

Blue Boxer Arts 416 S Barstow Street, Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages, under 16 supervised

6-8pm Wed. Sep. 27

Writing Memoir: Letting our Senses Guide our Stories

Use the five senses to recall meaningful life memories and write about them. Recall memorable moments worth writing about to create your personal life map. Open your mind to new perspectives on writing memoirs. Register today.

Hibbard Humanities Hall, UW-Eau Claire UW-Eau Claire, Eau Claire

Cost: $99

Age: 18+

6-8:29pm Wed. Sep. 27

Wine & Whimsy

A 2 to 2.5-hour workshop with friends, a canvas and wine. An instructor will guide you through the painting of your very own masterpiece. Fun for all levels of experience.

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

Cost: $35

6-7pm Wed. Sep. 27

SCORE Workshop: Excelling at Basic Networking

This workshop that focuses on refining your elevator pitch — a short introductory speech that you can use over and over again. By the end of our workshop, you will have perfected your own elevator speech to use any time you meet a new business professional.

UWEC Davies Center, Centennial Room 320 105 Garfield Avenue, Eau Claire

Cost: $20

6-8pm Wed. Sep. 27

Par-Te-Rec

This program is for adults with varying abilities and exceptionalities. Activities include: dancing, table games, bingo, card games, theme events days, and conversation. Registration is recommended. Transportation can be provided for an additional fee.

Hobbs Ice Arena 915 Menomonie St., Eau Claire

Cost: $3 Per Person Per Time (or register for the entire season for $57)

Age: Adults 18+

6:15-7:30pm Wed. Sep. 27

Mindful Horse Circles

A safe place to sit in silence with a hint of relaxing music while horses watch over a fence. A peaceful place where you can learn and practice being in the present moment.

Equine Inspired Wellness 21837 108th Ave., Cadott

Cost: $20/date

Age: 13+

6:15-8:30pm Wed. Sep. 27

Evening Rink Rat Hockey

Open hockey time for youth players by age. Must have full equipment. 6:15pm to 7:15pm Mite/Squirt (ages 7-10) and 7:30pm - 8:30pm Peewee/Bantam (ages 11-14).

Hobbs Ice Arena 915 Menomonie St., Eau Claire

Cost: $3 Per Person, or City Pass (1 Punch)

Age: Ages 7-14 only

6:20-7:05pm Wed. Sep. 27

Sport Tykes Sampler

Children are welcome to enjoy a variety of sports by learning a new and exciting one each week. Includes Basketball, Volleyball, T-Ball, Soccer, Kickball, Football, and Track. Along with having fun together, there will be a strong emphasis on learning to take turns and follow directions.

Eau Claire Indoor Sports Center 3456 Craig Road, Eau Claire

Cost: $80 for 7 weeks

Age: Ages 4-6

6:30-9pm Wed. Sep. 27

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 Wed. Sep. 27

Small Business Workshop: Legal

Starting a business can get sticky. Enter Emilu Starck - business attorney at Ruder Ware. She'll walk you through some of the legal basics for your business. Take home how-to handouts and our go-to resources for when it's time to see a professional.

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

Cost: $30 (includes professional feedback, take home resources, and refreshments)

Age: All Ages

6:30-7:25pm Wed. Sep. 27

Water Fitness

Indoor deep or shallow water fitness class. Pre-registration is recommended, but drop-ins are welcome if spots available and must use the City Pass for admission. The program will be 2 punches per time.

Eau Claire North High School 1801 Piedmont Rd., Eau Claire

Cost: Pre-Registration Recommended. Or City Pass (2 Punches per time)

Age: 16+

7pm Wed. Sep. 27

Poker Night at Big T's

4 weeks to qualify then BIG tournament with lots of extra prizes & cash to be won. One free beverage weekly for all players. Test your skills.

Big T's 2007 3rd St, Eau Claire

Cost: $25 buy in; 12 week format

7-9pm Wed. Sep. 27

Jazz Session

Join us for a night of jazz and improvised music with host, Josh Gallagher. The Wednesday night jazz sessions bring new guests each week, drawing from the large talent pool of the Chippewa Valley. Jazzers are welcome to bring their horn and sit in on a tune or two.

Acoustic Cafe 505 S. Barstow St., Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

7-9pm Wed. Sep. 27

unWINEd

A light and fun night of yoga and wine. There will be some mats on-hand but feel free to bring your own if you have one. Cost includes yoga and tasting of 4 wines. Wine by the glass and bottle will also be available for purchase. E-mail to reserve a spot.

Dive Bar 333 Gibson Street (Inside the Lismore Hotel), Eau Claire

Cost: $20

Age: 21+

8pm Wed. Sep. 27

Trivia Night at The Plus hosted by Clear Water Comedy

The Plus and Clear Water Comedy bring you a new trivia experience that's one part comedy show, one part pub quiz, one part game show. Free to play and all ages welcome.

The Plus 208 S. Barstow St, Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

8-10pm Wed. Sep. 27

The Mavericks

The genre-defying Mavericks are declaring their independence and stepping out on their own with Brand New Day, the first studio album released on Mono Mundo Recordings, the label they founded in 2016. Brand New Day is the follow-up to the widely praised albums Mono (2015) and In Time (2013).

The State Theatre 316 Eau Claire St., Eau Claire

Cost: Tickets $35-55 (Tickets subject to change.)

Age: 18+

8pm Wed. Sep. 27

Clear Water Comedy Presents: Sean Patton

Sean Patton returns to Eau Claire one year after selling out The Plus. Based in LA and NY by way of New Orleans, he has performed on Comedy Central’s ‘Live at Gotham’, ‘Late Night with Jimmy Fallon’, and twice on ‘Conan', just to name a few accolades. Doors at 8pm.

The Plus 208 S. Barstow St, Eau Claire

Cost: $10 (buy in advance and receive a free drink)

Age: All Ages (18+ Recommended

8-9pm Wed. Sep. 27

Vinyl Vinyasa Yoga Series with Misty Ross

A unique, upbeat and social yoga experience at The Oxbow Hotel. Vinyl Vinyasa will be held once a month from 8-9pm. This Vinyl Vinyasa installation will bend Misty's artistic, freestyle flow with a local DJ spinning favorite vinyl vibes. Followed by 9-11pm happy hour.

The Oxbow Hotel 516 Galloway St., Eau Claire

Cost: $10

Age: All Ages

8:45-10:15pm Wed. Sep. 27

Adult Open Broomball

A drop-in coed program for the adult player (18+). Players divide into teams for pick-up broomball game. Players must have their own helmet. Appropriate footwear to be worn on the ice. Broomball sticks and balls provided.

Hobbs Ice Arena 915 Menomonie St., Eau Claire

Cost: $6 Per Person or City Pass (2 Punches)

Age: Adults 18+

Ongoing Events For 09/27/2017

karaoke/DJ, galleries, classes, etc