Events For 10/04/2017

Wed. Oct. 4

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. Oct. 4

Family Open Swim & Gym

Stay active this fall and winter at family open swim and gym. Admission fee allows families to enjoy time together in the pool and/or gym. Equipment will be provided for open gym. Appropriate indoor shoes required in gym. Children 8 and under require a supervisor age 13+.

South Middle School 2115 Mitscher Ave., Eau Claire

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

Age: All Ages

5:30-6:15am Wed. Oct. 4

YogaRoom Flow with Amy Annis

Amy's class will work every part of your body building strength, fluidity and balance while linking breath to continuous movement. Warm up with Sun Salutes, then move into a skillful sequence designed to build to a peak pose or target a certain body part.

The Yoga Room 2839 Mall Dr., Eau Claire

Cost: Drop-In Rate; $15

Age: 16+

7:30am-1pm Wed. Oct. 4

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

9:30-10:30am Wed. Oct. 4

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. Oct. 4

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. Oct. 4

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

10am Wed. Oct. 4

ABC’s & D’s of Medicare

The ABC’s & D's of Medicare provides an understanding of the four elements of Medicare; Part A-Hospital, Part B-Medical, Part C-Medicare Advantage and Part D-Prescription. Discuss initial enrollment & additional enrollment periods pertaining to Part C options.

L.E. Phillips Senior Center 1616 Bellinger St., Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: Seniors

10:15am Wed. Oct. 4

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. Oct. 4

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. Oct. 4

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

11am Wed. Oct. 4

Pat Calls Bingo

Pat Peterson, Augusta Health & Rehab Activity Director calls Bingo. Today’s Menu: Beef Roast, Mashed Potatoes w/ Gravy, Scalloped Corn, Bread, Rhubarb Dessert. Also mobile library day.

Augusta Senior and Community Center 616 West Washington St., Augusta

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

noon-8pm Wed. Oct. 4

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. Oct. 4

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+

4:30-5:30pm Wed. Oct. 4

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+

5-8pm Wed. Oct. 4

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. Oct. 4

Beginning & Review Norwegian

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

Ager House 514 W. Madison St., Eau Claire

Cost: $25

5:30-6:30pm Wed. Oct. 4

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. Oct. 4

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

5:30-6:30pm Wed. Oct. 4

Y Arts Week: Theatre and Improv Games

No theatre experience required to jump in to these silly and active games with friends.

Eau Claire YMCA 700 Graham Ave., Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

6-8pm Wed. Oct. 4

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. Oct. 4

Silk Scarf Batiking Workshop

Fall is nearly here and it is time to start dressing up your attire with a scarf. We are thrilled to announce a new adult workshop. Combine the art forms of Batik Fabric Design and Silk Painting to create a one of a kind scarf.

Blue Canvas Art Studio 930 Galloway Street - Banbury Place Building 13; Suite 105

Cost: $40

Age: All ages welcome!

6-8pm Wed. Oct. 4

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. Oct. 4

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

6-8:30pm Wed. Oct. 4

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

6-8pm Wed. Oct. 4

Par-te-Rec (Specialized Recreation)

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. Meets most Wednesday nights. 9/27-4/25. For a schedule of dates and themes, please see the Prime Times catalog online.

Hobbs Ice Arena 915 Menomonie St., Eau Claire

Cost: $3 Per Person (Pre-Registration Recommended)

Age: Adults 18+

6:15-8:30pm Wed. Oct. 4

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. Oct. 4

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. Oct. 4

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

6:30-8:45pm Wed. Oct. 4

Global Climate Change: Science and Society

Join UW-Eau Claire chemistry professor Jim Phillips and guests for a dynamic class covering the scientific, political, economic and ethical landscape of climate change. This 4 week class meets Wednesdays in October.

University of Wisconsin-Eau Claire, Centennial Hall (Room 1920) 1698 Park Avenue, Eau Claire

Cost: $99 per person or 2 for $175

Age: Adults

6:30-9pm Wed. Oct. 4

Indoor Open Swim

Indoor open swim is a fun activity for all ages! Children 8 years old or younger must be accompanied by a responsible supervisor at least 13 years of age in order to be admitted. Wednesdays at South Middle School 6:30-9pm. Session 1: October 4 - December 20 (No swim 11/22). Session 2: January 3 - April 25 (No swim 3/21). Note: Open swim is only available 8-9pm on April 4, 11, 18, and 25.

South Middle School 2115 Mitscher Ave., Eau Claire

Cost: $3 Per Person or City Pass (1 Punch) Children 2 and under are free.

Age: All Ages

6:30-7:25pm Wed. Oct. 4

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+

6:30-9pm Wed. Oct. 4

Indoor Open Swim

Indoor open swim is a fun activity for all ages! Children 8 years old or younger must be accompanied by a responsible supervisor at least 13 years of age in order to be admitted. Wednesdays at South Middle School 6:30-9pm. Session 1: October 4 - December 20 (No swim 11/22). Session 2: January 3 - April 25 (No swim 3/21). Note: Open swim is only available 8-9pm on April 4, 11, 18, and 25.

South Middle School 2115 Mitscher Ave., Eau Claire

Cost: $3 Per Person or City Pass (1 Punch) Children 2 and under are free.

Age: All Ages

6:30-8:30pm Wed. Oct. 4

Interfaith Prayer Service

Gathering of people of all faiths to pray for peace and unity for all people. Brief educational presentation by Reverend Dave Huber. Hospitality follows the service.

Grace Lutheran Church 202 W. Grand Ave., Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

7pm Wed. Oct. 4

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

7-8pm Wed. Oct. 4

Fall 2017 Rock Band Program

This program is led by two outstanding educators and local musicians, Eric Thompson and Paul Brandt. Students will learn classic songs in a supportive environment as they work together toward a performance at the Plus on Oct. 16. Playing in a band rapidly improves your musicality and is a fun way to build relationships with other musicians.

Eau Claire Music School 1620 Ohm Avenue, Eau Claire

Cost: $99

Age: Grades 7-12

7pm Wed. Oct. 4

The Invasive Species In Our Neighborhood

Learn about invasive species that are appearing in Western Wisconsin, why they are a concern, and what can be done about them. Chris Gaetzke of the Lower Chippewa Invasives Partnership (LCIP) will bring people up to speed at this Sierra Club-sponsored program. LCIP is coordinating many area organizations to tackle the problem regionally.

Unitarian Hall 421 S Farwell St, Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

7-8pm Wed. Oct. 4

Public Education Forum with Tony Evers, Superintendent of Wisconsin Schools

The Chippewa Falls Branch of the American Association of University Women hosts speaker will be Tony Evers, Wisconsin State Superintendent of Public Instruction. His topic will be "Public Education in Wisconsin." Following his address, there will be time for the audience to ask questions. Refreshments will be offered after the presentation.

The Heyde Center for the Arts 3 South High St., Chippewa Falls

7:30-9:45pm Wed. Oct. 4

Rumba Dance Lessons and Dancing

Rumba will be taught in this beginning and intermediate series on Wed nights. All dancers are welcome to attend. There will be a practice dance after the lesson. Casual attire.

Eau Claire Moose Lodge 3606 Curvue Rd, Eau Claire

Cost: $12 per person

8pm Wed. Oct. 4

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

8pm Wed. Oct. 4

Trivia Night At The Plus: New Girl

The Plus and Clear Water Comedy Present Three rounds of fast paced trivia. Play with a team of your choosing or alone. Every week we celebrate a different theme. With prizes in store for winning teams.

The Plus 208 S. Barstow St, Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

8:45-10:15pm Wed. Oct. 4

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 10/04/2017

karaoke/DJ, galleries, classes, etc