Events For 10/24/2017

Tue. Oct. 24

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

Tue. Oct. 24

Eau Claire Male Chorus Rehearsals

If you area male age 18+ check out the Eau Claire Male Chorus, rehearsing every Tuesday, 7:30 p.m., Lake Street United Methodist Church, Eau Claire. Join for musical fun and friendship this coming season. No audition required

Lake Street United Methodist Church Corner of Lake Street & Fourth Avenue, Eau Claire

Age: 18+

Tue. Oct. 24

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

9-9:30am Tue. Oct. 24

Serious Circuits

30 minutes of weights and cardio circuit training with personal Trainer Emily Balow

Dragonfly Dance and Wellness 308 North Barstow, Eau Claire

Cost: $8

Age: 12+

9am-4pm Tue. Oct. 24

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)

9:15-10:15am Tue. Oct. 24

Mindful Healing Yoga class

Mindful healing yoga class every Tuesday. All ages and abilities welcome. Stretches and core strength, balance and coordination, breathing and relaxation.

The Center 3701 E. Clairemont Ave., Eau Claire

Cost: $ 10 drop class or punch card

Age: All Ages

9:30-10:30am Tue. Oct. 24

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+

9:30-11:30am Tue. Oct. 24

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

9:30-10:30am Tue. Oct. 24

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

9:30-11am Tue. Oct. 24

eBay Focus on Shipping

This class will focus on shipping, packing do's & don'ts.

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

Cost: $10 members / $15 non-members

Age: Seniors

10am-5pm Tue. Oct. 24

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 Tue. Oct. 24

Menomonie Public Library: Learning Together

Storytime for children birth and older. Children attend with a parent or caregiver. No registration required.

Menomonie Public Library 600 Wolske Bay Rd, Menomonie

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

10-10:30am Tue. Oct. 24

Sky Stories! (Planetarium Show)

It's a starry, starry night (or day) at the Museum. Head to the inflatable Planetarium for an outta this world show. Visitors will lie down under the stars and hear all kinds of stories about the constellations in tonight's sky.

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

Cost: Free with Museum membership or admission

Age: All Children Welcome

10:15am Tue. Oct. 24

L.E. Phillips Library: Toddler Tales Storytime

For two- and three-year-olds and a parent or caregiver. Features stories, songs, and activities.

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

Cost: FREE

Age: 2 & 3 year olds

10:30-10:50am Tue. Oct. 24

Little Learners Storytime

This 15-20 minute program is for children birth to three and their family or caregivers. Short concept rich books, singing, finger plays, puppets and nursery rhyme repetition are used to help foster healthy brain development, enhance early language skills and nurture a love of reading.

Chippewa Falls Public Library 105 W Central St., Chippewa Falls

Cost: FREE

Age: Birth -3 and caregivers

10:30-11am Tue. Oct. 24

Sky Stories! (Planetarium Show)

It's a starry, starry night (or day) at the Museum. Head to the inflatable Planetarium for an outta this world show. Visitors will lie down under the stars and hear all kinds of stories about the constellations in tonight's sky.

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

Cost: Free with Museum membership or admission

Age: All Children Welcome

10:45-11:15am Tue. Oct. 24

Menomonie Public Library: On My Own

For children 3-5 years old. Children attend by themselves. No registration required.

Menomonie Public Library 600 Wolske Bay Rd, Menomonie

Cost: FREE

Age: Children Age 3-5

11-11:30am Tue. Oct. 24

Growing Readers Storytime

For preschool children ages 3-6, this 30 minute storytime features books, songs, movement, and interactive learning activities that build pre-reading skills in your child, followed by an open activity/play period. Children may attend independently or with their caregivers, but parents are asked to remain in the children's area in case they are needed.

Chippewa Falls Public Library 105 W Central St., Chippewa Falls

Cost: FREE

Age: Ages 3-6

11:30am-1:30pm Tue. Oct. 24

Fraud & Risk Management

The risk of business fraud today is higher than ever and it is a challenge for businesses to monitor the increasingly sophisticated fraud tactics of these criminals. CCEDC and Associated Bank have teamed up to provide a fraud prevention event to discuss this important topic.

Chippewa Valley Regional Airport 3800 Starr Ave., Eau Claire

Cost: $15 with lunch

Age: 21+

11:30am-noon Tue. Oct. 24

Super Small Science: Snot Science

Introduce your preschool scientist to exciting hands-on and age-appropriate experiments. This program is free with Museum membership or admission and is just for kids ages 2-5 and their caregivers.

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

Cost: Free with Museum membership or admission

Age: Ages 2-5

noon-8pm Tue. Oct. 24

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

1-3pm Tue. Oct. 24

Dunn Dulcimers

All ages, all skill levels, and all string instruments welcome.

Christ Lutheran Church 1306 Wilcox St., Menomonie

3-7pm Tue. Oct. 24

Fall Open House

Dscover more about the 90+ programs that CVTC offers and how they can help you pursue your personal career goals. Tour the facility, learn about the programs, attend breakout sessions, and even chat with teachers and local industry professionals.

Chippewa Valley Technical College 620 W. Clairemont Avenue, Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: All ages

4-5:30pm Tue. Oct. 24

108 Suns: Scorpio

Harness the power of the sun with a moving meditation. The sun is the factor planet of self confidence and energy power. During this moving meditation, you will be lead through 4 series of 27 sun salutations. Each series will use a different mantra to harness the energy of the sun.

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

Cost: $15 (included with membership)

4-7pm Tue. Oct. 24

Noah's Ark Spaghetti Supper

Come enjoy some delicious spaghetti and support Noah's Ark Preschool. There will also be children's activities and raffle baskets.

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

Cost: In advance: $5 (2-12 yrs), $8 (adults); At the door: $5 (2-12 yrs), $10 (adults)

Age: All Ages

5-6pm Tue. Oct. 24

Tuesday Evening Meditation Group

Each session will focus on meditation anchor practices such as breath work, progressive relaxation/body scan, lovingkindness meditation, guided imagery and visualization exercises.

The Healing Place 1010 Oakridge Dr., Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

5:15-5:45pm Tue. Oct. 24

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

5:15-6pm Tue. Oct. 24

Open Meditation

Explore and practice a variety of traditional and non-traditional meditation methods. Each week will highlight a theme or focus of attention with the overall intention being to share and experience a modern approach to a sacred tradition. Light and fun, yet informative and sincere. No experience necessary.

The Healing Room 1025 Starr Avenue, Eau Claire

Cost: $5 minimum donation

5:30-6:14pm Tue. Oct. 24

Turbo Kick at Dragonfly

Get hooked on the Turbo Kick high with cardio kickboxing and body-sculpting dance moves choreographed to the hottest music mixes. Classes are $5 a class, drop-ins welcome. This class is for all fitness levels, with modifications given for low impact and beginners.

Dragonfly Dance and Wellness 308 North Barstow, Eau Claire

Cost: $5

Age: All Ages

5:30-6:15pm Tue. Oct. 24

Fall Fitness

Get ready for a heart pumping, full body, calorie burning workout. You create your own intensity levels and breaks. The instructor will provide modifications for all exercises.

River Prairie Center 1445 Front Porch Place, Altoona

Cost: $20

Age: Adults

5:30-6:30pm Tue. Oct. 24

Zumba with Z.Vida Fitness

Z.Vida Fitness has been bringing their passion and flair for Zumba to the Chippewa Valley for over 5 years now. Participants are eager to admit it's like dancing with family.

The Center 3701 E. Clairemont Ave., Eau Claire

Cost: $6/drop in; $40 unlimited monthly; $25 5-class punch card

6-8:45pm Tue. Oct. 24

Small Business Development Center's Entrepreneurial Training Program

Understanding the full scope of what it takes to start and run a small business can be overwhelming, so the Wisconsin Small Business Development Center at UW-Eau Claire is offering an Entrepreneurial Training Program.

UW-Eau Claire Human Sciences and Services Building 239 Water St, Eau Claire

6-7pm Tue. Oct. 24

Posture: The Window to your Health

Find out what your posture is saying about your health.

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

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

6-9pm Tue. Oct. 24

Business Record Keeping 101

Learn how to set up an effective small business office filing system, how to set up an effective cash-based recordkeeping system, how to record business income and expenses, and how to create a profit and loss statement that will generate the information needed to complete a Schedule C.

Western Dairyland 418 Wisconsin St., Eau Claire

Cost: Regular: $29; Scholarship $10

6:15-7pm Tue. Oct. 24

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

6:15-7:15pm Tue. Oct. 24

Intro to Ballroom Dance

Learn how to move around the dance floor in this fun dance class. Learn the swing, waltz and rumba.

River Prairie Center 1445 Front Porch Place, Altoona

Cost: $60/person

Age: 16+

6:30-9pm Tue. Oct. 24

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

6:30-7:30pm Tue. Oct. 24

Eau Claire Guitar Club

Join instructor Tim Litscher (Evergreen Grass Band) for strumming and singing. Bring your favorite songs to share (rock, country, folk, etc.) and learn new songs, too. Each week Tim will bring new ideas for members to work on and take time to answer your musical questions.

Eau Claire Music School 1620 Ohm Avenue, Eau Claire

Cost: $5

Age: 13+

6:30-8pm Tue. Oct. 24

Light and Color: The Science of Art

Learn how artists overcome obstacles imposed by physics and biology to reach their artistic potential. Join budding artists, members of the science community, and those just curious about the phenomenon of optical illusions in this new and exciting course.

UW-Eau Claire Campus

Cost: $99

6:30-7:30pm Tue. Oct. 24

Tribal Art Workshops

Create a personalized walking stick and explore Ojibwe culture and traditions with artist and Lac Courte Oreilles member Dick Mindykowski. Learn about trapping and tanning, as well as the methods used to hand-harvest the wood and other natural materials. Customize a hand-crafted walking stick using all-authentic materials. Advance registration encouraged. Families welcome.

Chippewa Valley Museum 1204 E. Half Moon Dr., Eau Claire

Cost: $20 small walking stick, $30 large

Age: All Ages (kids with an adult)

6:30-7pm Tue. Oct. 24

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

6:30-8pm Tue. Oct. 24

Learn to Jam With Others: Group Guitar Class

This six session group class builds basic hand strengths needed with emphasis on learning to play by ear with others by understanding basic music theory. For more, see our Facebook page.

Arts Coming Together: School of the Arts 107 Wilson Court, Menomonie

Cost: $75

Age: 9+, Limit 6 students

6:30-8:30pm Tue. Oct. 24

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

6:30-8:30pm Tue. Oct. 24

Being an Artrepreneur in the Chippewa Valley: A Free Community Conversation

Come together with fellow artrepreneurs and community members for a discussion on being an artist and entrepreneur to learn from one another and share successes and challenges. We want to hear from you. This free event is the first in a series of workshops and community conversations.

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

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

6:30pm Tue. Oct. 24

Being an Artrepreneur in the Chippewa Valley: A Free Community Conversation

Whether you’re new to the arts community or you’ve been putting your creative touches on the area for years, this event is for you. Come together with fellow artrepreneurs and community members to learn from one another as you share the successes and challenges of the profession. Light refreshments will be provided.

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

6:40-7:40pm Tue. Oct. 24

Zumba with PS-Get Fit

No experience required and all fitness levels are welcome.

Pinehurst Fitness 3027 N Hastings Way, Eau Claire

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

Age: All Ages

7-8:30pm Tue. Oct. 24

Chippewa Valley Book Festival: Melanie McManus-Author Visit Menomonie Public Library

Melanie McManus is a freelance writer and editor specializing in travel and fitness. Her debut memoir, Thousand Miler, describes her adventures hiking the 1,100-mile Ice Age Trail through Wisconsin’s forests, prairies, wetlands, farms, and small towns.

Menomonie Public Library 600 Wolske Bay Rd, Menomonie

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

7pm Tue. Oct. 24

Chippewa Valley Book Festival: The Chloe Ellefson Mysteries: Stories Behind The Stories

This lively, richly illustrated program takes readers behind the scenes to reveal the real-life experiences and historic places that inspire the award-winning Chloe Ellefson series. Kathleen will talk about how her 12 years working as a museum curator at Old World Wisconsin led to developing the series and its reluctant sleuth, curator Chloe Ellefson

Fall Creek Public Library 122 E Lincoln Ave, Fall Creek

Cost: FREE

7-8:30pm Tue. Oct. 24

Your Health Is in Your Hands

Are you interested in learning great information and techniques in caring for your own holistic breast health? Expand your knowledge and vision as you learn to modify your lifestyle for natural breast health. Vitalistic Protocol, LLC, welcomes guest speaker Joyce Sobotta, Aromatherapy Natures Way.

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

Cost: Donations accepted for the Community Table

Age: 21+

7-8:30pm Tue. Oct. 24

Community HU & Open Spiritual Discussion

Discover the miracles of HU with us in person. HU is for all people, regardless of your faith. Following this community Hu will be a spiritual discussion on Making God an everyday reality – What is living a spiritual life? God is the aim and purpose of life.

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

Cost: FREE

7:15-8:15pm Tue. Oct. 24

Ballroom Dance Level 2

This dance class is designed for those with some ballroom dance experience. Time will be spent on emphasizing leading and following skills along with adding new patterns. Class is limited to register early.

River Prairie Center 1445 Front Porch Place, Altoona

Cost: $60/person

Age: 16+

7:30-10pm Tue. Oct. 24

John Anderson

John Anderson is a country music singer with one of the most instantly recognizable vocal instruments in the history of the genre. On his latest album Goldmine, released on his own Bayou Boys label, Anderson has completed a long overdue record of original songs.

The State Theatre 316 Eau Claire St., Eau Claire

Cost: $45-59 (prices subject to change)

Age: All Ages

7:30-8:30pm Tue. Oct. 24

Men's Yoga Series

A men's only yoga class for beginners and those with some experience. Learn about postures, breath, and how to make the most out of the time on your mat. Yoga makes a wonderful compliment to any exercise regimen or serves as a great stand-alone practice. Experience the physical and mental power of yoga. No flexibility required.

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

Cost: $15 Drop in or $70 for series of 6

7:45-8:45pm Tue. Oct. 24

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+

8:30-11:30pm Tue. Oct. 24

Live Music at Cowboy Jack's: Open Mic

Jeff White hosts a quality live musician gathering in a friendly saloon environment, every Tuesday night. Made for the music lover in everyone, the bar and grill boasts American fare with a country twist and robust atmosphere. Sign-up at 8pm.

Cowboy Jack's 1432 Front Porch Place, Altoona

Cost: FREE

Age: 21+

9pm Tue. Oct. 24

Open Mic at The Plus

Every Tuesday night at The Plus, open mic features tons of original music, full bands, acoustic performers, hip-hop, DJs, touring artists, and more before music gives way to standup comedy at 11pm, the truest way attendees can see the Eau Claire standup comedy scene blossom before their eyes.

The Plus 208 S. Barstow St, Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages (18+ Recommended)

Ongoing Events For 10/24/2017

karaoke/DJ, galleries, classes, etc

Events with Tickets

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