Events For 10/23/2017

Mon. Oct. 23

Fall Ballet Classes

Taught by a great team of four enthusiastic teachers who love to teach ballet, lyrical, and jazz dance. Check online schedule for breakdown of schedule, pricing, and age brackets.

Swan Lake Ballet Studio Banbury Place Bldg 13 Ste 122, Eau Claire

Cost: $5-8 per class / $20-36 for 5 classes / $30-55 for 9 classes

Age: Ages 5-7, 7-9, 10-14

Mon. Oct. 23

Creative Ballet Classes

Develop grace, self-esteem, creativity and stage presence in a fun ballet class which will lead to a presentation of excerpts from the Nutcracker on stage on December 21.

Cost: $120 plus $20 registration fee

Age: Ages 3-14

Mon. Oct. 23

Foster Gallery Exhibition: Color

Unlike a traditional art exhibition, ‘Color’ brings together the work of UW-Eau Claire faculty and community members to prompt the viewer to reflect on how a wide range of scientists and artists think about and use color in their work.

Foster Gallery UWEC Haas Fine Arts Center, 121 Water St., Eau Claire

5:30-6:15am Mon. Oct. 23

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+

9-9:55am Mon. Oct. 23

Zumba with Emily

Zumba is a Latin based, shake your booty aerobic workout.

Dragonfly Dance and Wellness 308 North Barstow, Eau Claire

Cost: $5

Age: Age 12+

9-11:30am Mon. Oct. 23

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

9am-noon Mon. Oct. 23

Faith Jacket

Knit eleven scarves and two sleeves, and then have faith that you can assemble them into a jacket. Size options range from children's size 2 to an adult 2X. Relax and just knit to make a timeless sweater/jacket to wear this winter.

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

Cost: $20 members / $25 non-members

Age: Seniors

9am-4pm Mon. Oct. 23

Oasis Fall Festival

Scavenger hunt maze, balloon maze, pumpkin lollipop game, Hula Hoop toss pumpkin game, gourd tic tac toe game, pumpkin bracelet or spider web decoration, pumpkin flavour filled with treats for kids, picture areas.

Green Oasis Gardens 1403 122nd Street, Chippewa Falls

Cost: $2 (Wear your costume and get in free Oct. 28-31)

9-10am Mon. Oct. 23

Barre Classes at The Yoga Room

Barre is a full body workout that uses isometric strength training combined with high reps of small range-of-motion movements while incorporating cardio, light weights, core work and stretching to define your body.

The Yoga Room 2839 Mall Dr., Eau Claire

Cost: Drop-In Rate; $15

Age: 16+

9:15-10:15am Mon. Oct. 23

Hatha (Beginner) Yoga with Justin

This yoga class will be great for beginners as it will include basic poses and gradual transitions. All classes will also incorporate elements of conscious breathing, inspirational readings and more. No prior experience is required.

The Center 3701 E. Clairemont Ave., Eau Claire

Cost: Donation-Based

Age: Ages 18+

9:30-10:15am Mon. Oct. 23

Movin' & Groovin'

Each Movin' & Groovin' class is filled with laughter & fun. It promotes language & play through the use of music, song & dance.

River Source Family Center 403 High Street, Chippewa Falls

Cost: FREE

Age: Age Birth to age 5

9:30-10:30am Mon. Oct. 23

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

10-10:55am Mon. Oct. 23

Pilates Equipment Class

This class will use the Pilates apparatus called "the chair." Class is for experienced Pilates practitioners. Goal of practice is to increase overall strength, with an emphasis on the deep core muscles.

PRAJNA Pilates 705 S. Barstow Street, Eau Claire

Cost: $30, or punch card

Age: 18+

10am-5pm Mon. Oct. 23

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

10-11am Mon. Oct. 23

Continuing Norwegian

Continue your education on the Norwegian language. 3 week course.

Ager House 514 W. Madison St., Eau Claire

Cost: $25

10am Mon. Oct. 23

Security Health Plan Seminar

At the seminars, Security Health Plan representatives will discuss the advantages of each plan type and explain when people are allowed to enroll, what is and is not covered, and what charges they will incur.

Sleep Inn & Suites Conference Center 5872 33rd Ave., Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

10am Mon. Oct. 23

Security Health Plan Seminar

At the seminars, Security Health Plan representatives will discuss the advantages of each plan type and explain when people are allowed to enroll, what is and is not covered, and what charges they will incur.

Marshfield Clinic 2116 Craig Rd, Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

10:15am Mon. Oct. 23

Lap Tots Storytime

For one- and two-year-olds transitioning from baby to toddler storytime. Stories, songs, and parachute games.

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

Cost: FREE

Age: 1 & 2 year olds

11:15am-12:15pm Mon. Oct. 23

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-8pm Mon. Oct. 23

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 Mon. Oct. 23

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+

1pm Mon. Oct. 23

Security Health Plan Seminar

At the seminars, Security Health Plan representatives will discuss the advantages of each plan type and explain when people are allowed to enroll, what is and is not covered, and what charges they will incur.

Sleep Inn & Suites Conference Center 5872 33rd Ave., Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

1pm Mon. Oct. 23

Security Health Plan Seminar

At the seminars, Security Health Plan representatives will discuss the advantages of each plan type and explain when people are allowed to enroll, what is and is not covered, and what charges they will incur.

Marshfield Clinic 2116 Craig Rd, Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

1:30-3:30pm Mon. Oct. 23

Eau Claire Area Memory Café

The café offers a comfortable way for you and your care partner to have fun and socialize with others who have Mild Cognitive Impairment, early to moderate Alzheimer’s or other types of dementia, and those who worry about memory problems. 2nd Tuesdays 9:30-11:30am • Chippewa Valley Museum Auditorium, Carson Park // 4th Monday 1:30-3:30pm • St. John’s Lutheran Church 1804 Highland Avenue Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

4:30-5:30pm Mon. Oct. 23

Chippewa Valley Ukulele Orchestra

Each meeting features lesson time for beginning and advanced students as well as a rehearsal as an ensemble. New members at all levels welcome. Students who have never played ukulele before should schedule an introductory lesson before attending.

Eau Claire Music School 1620 Ohm Avenue, Eau Claire

Cost: $12 drop-in, $30 3-pass punchcard, $25 one-time registration fee

5-7:30pm Mon. Oct. 23

13th Annual Trunk n' Treat

Thousands of kids and adults come dressed in Halloween costumes to trick or treat through decorated vehicles at this free, family friendly event.

Eau Claire Ford Lincoln 2909 Lorch Ave, Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

5:15-6pm Mon. Oct. 23

Sport Tykes ABC’s

Youth can feel free to run until their heart’s content. Several activities are planned according to the letter of focus for that week. (Aa = animal walks, aim, airplanes, etc.) Children learn how to take turns, follow directions, and make friends.

Eau Claire Indoor Sports Center 3456 Craig Road, Eau Claire

Cost: $80 for 7 weeks

Age: Age 3 & 4

5:15-5:45pm Mon. Oct. 23

Ballet Classes (Age 3-5)

Classes hosted by a team of four enthusiastic teachers who love to teach ballet, lyrical, and jazz dance.

Swan Lake Ballet Studio Banbury Place Bldg 13 Ste 122, Eau Claire

Cost: $5 per class/$20 for 5 classes/$30 for 9 classes

Age: Ages 3-5

5:30pm Mon. Oct. 23

Prenatal Yoga at Latitude 44 Yoga Studio

This class is designed to strengthen and support your body throughout your pregnancy. Meditation, breath, and movement are used to focus on awareness and muscles that are key to a healthy pregnancy and labor. Connect with your body's innate wisdom and other moms-to-be in the area.

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

Cost: $15 drop-in (or membership, punch-card)

5:30-6:30pm Mon. Oct. 23

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+

6-7:15pm Mon. Oct. 23

Gentle Yoga

Provides all the benefits of the yoga experience at a slower and steadier pace and helps to reduce stress, feel strong yet flexible in your body and increase positive energy. Will include instruction on poses, breathing techniques and relaxation practice. Dress in loose-fitting clothing, bring a yoga mat or blanket and water bottle.

Wise Nature Center, Beaver Creek Reserve S1 Cty Rd. K, Fall Creek

Cost: 10 punch card – Friends $80, Nonmembers $100 OR $10 Members, $12 Nonmembers at the door

6-7pm Mon. Oct. 23

All Levels Yoga

All Levels Yoga is an hour long class designed for yoga practitioners of all levels, even beginners. In All Levels Yoga we will start with the most gentle and simple version of each posture and build on that as you feel comfortable, making it easy for you to choose your own level of intensity during class. Registration required in advance.

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

Cost: $7

6-6:45pm Mon. Oct. 23

Silent Peace Walk

All are invited to participate in this silent walk for world peace. Gather in the park and after brief opening remarks, walk in silence for about 20 minutes. Children of all ages are welcome to join in this peaceful experience. No political signs, buttons, or clothing, please.

Riverfront Park Bridge St. and River St., Chippewa Falls

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

6-8:30pm Mon. Oct. 23

Babysitter Training with Pediatric First Aid/CPR

Start your babysitting business on the right foot and learn how to be a safe, professional and reliable sitter. You will also get certified in Pediatric First Aid and CPR/AED. Must attend all classes to receive certification.

10th St. Recreation Center 9th St. & Bartlett Ave., Altoona

Cost: $100

Age: Age 11-17

6-9pm Mon. Oct. 23

Thermography of Wisconsin

Digital Infrared Thermal Imaging (DITI) is a non-invasive, radiation free method of viewing the body. Each breast scan is 30 minutes with appointments starting at 6:00 p.m. Call for more information and to schedule your appointment.

Vitalistic Protocol, LLC (located at Dunamis Physical Therapy & Fitness) 616 S Farwell St, Eau Claire

Age: 21+

6-7pm Mon. Oct. 23

Treatment Foster Care Informational Sessions

Do you have what it takes to be a Kid Hero in your community? (No superpowers required) Become a Treatment Foster Parent. To learn more join us for an informational session at Children's Hospital of Wisconsin's Community Services office.

2004 Highland Avenue, Suite M, Eau Claire

6:05-6:50pm Mon. Oct. 23

Sport Tykes Soccer

Come join in the fun and learn skills specific to dribbling, kicking, and blocking the ball. Children will get a chance to participate with others along with learning the basic rules of the game in a group setting. (Shin guards are optional).

Eau Claire Indoor Sports Center 3456 Craig Road, Eau Claire

Cost: $80 for 7 weeks

Age: Ages 4-6

6:15-7:15pm Mon. Oct. 23

Zumba with PS-Get Fit

No experience required and all fitness levels are welcome.

Excite! Wellness Studio 107 N. Bridge Street, Chippewa Falls

Cost: First class is free, $5 drop-ins, punch cards available

Age: All Ages

6:30-8:30pm Mon. Oct. 23

Beginning Sign Language

Wish you knew how to communicate through sign language? This course will give you basic knowledge and understanding to communicate with the Deaf community. Practice the fundamentals of conversation including receptive skills and body language.

University of Wisconsin-Eau Claire 105 Garfield Avenue, Hibbard Hall 102, Eau Claire

Cost: 99

Age: All Ages

6:30-8:30pm Mon. Oct. 23

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

6:30-7:25pm Mon. Oct. 23

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. Session #1 Runs: Sept. 18 - Oct 25.

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

Cost: Pre-Register, or City Pass (2 Punches)

Age: 16+

6:30-7:30pm Mon. Oct. 23

Yoga: Stretch and Pray

If you are looking for a healthful way to begin your week and center yourself and your relationship with God, this opportunity may be for you. You're invited to join Trinity member Lynn Buske - director of BaredFeet, Co., for Yoga this October and November.

Trinity Lutheran Church 1314 E. Lexington Blvd., Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: adults

7-9:30pm Mon. Oct. 23

Confident Birth Childbirth Class Series (Bradley Method)

This 8 week natural childbirth class series is a great fit for any expectant couple due this winter. Former Bradley Method Instructors, Amanda and Tim Gunderson, teach an in-depth and interactive childbirth course covering topics such as prenatal nutrition & exercise, stages of labor & positions, the coach's role, complications, breastfeeding, postpartum & newborn care.

Receive Address Upon Registration, Altoona

7-10pm Mon. Oct. 23

Monday Jazz Sessions hosted by Michael Shults and Jeremy Boettcher

Join UW-Eau Claire jazz faculty Michael Shults, Jeremy Boettcher, Christine Hitt and more for our Monday night jazz series, which pays homage to the long and storied tradition of the jam session. Bring your axe, call a tune, and sit in after the first set with local professionals who have played some of the country's premier jazz venues

The Oxbow Hotel 516 Galloway St., Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

7pm Mon. Oct. 23

Chippewa Valley Book Festival: "Kitchens of the Great Midwest": The Story Behind the Story

NYT-Best Seller, J. Ryan Stradal will talk about how his life growing up in the Midwest influenced his writing, prepared him for a career as a novelist, and inspired the characters and setting of is debut novel. Kitchens of the Great Midwest delves into the American heartland to capture the zeitgeist of the Midwest and the rise of foodie culture.

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

Cost: FREE

7-9pm Mon. Oct. 23

Open Gym Pickleball

Join us for open gym Pickleball. Monday and Wednesday nights at DeLong Middle School. No play 11/20, 11/22, 12/25, 12/27, 1/01, 1/22, 2/26, 3/19,and 3/21. Appropriate gym shoes required.

Delong Middle School 2000 Vine St., Eau Claire

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

Age: Adults 18+

7-9pm Mon. Oct. 23

Mystic Medium Monday with Onae

A master tarot reader, psychic and medium, certified healer, certified spiritual counselor, and ordained minister. Raised in a family of readers. Onae grew up with a Tarot deck on her kitchen table and is raising her family in the same tradition.

Bye the Willow 501 N. High St, Chippewa Falls

Cost: $30 at the door only

Ongoing Events For 10/23/2017

karaoke/DJ, galleries, classes, etc