Events For 10/31/2017

Tue. Oct. 31

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. 31

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. 31

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. 31

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. 31

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)

9:15-10:15am Tue. Oct. 31

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. 31

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. 31

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. 31

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

10-10:30am Tue. Oct. 31

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

10:15am Tue. Oct. 31

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

10:15am Tue. Oct. 31

Halloween Storytime

Break out your best Halloween duds for stories, songs, dancing, Halloween activities, and a costume parade. No registration is needed.

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

Cost: FREE

Age: Ages 2-5 & caregivers

10:30-10:50am Tue. Oct. 31

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

10:30-11:30am Tue. Oct. 31

Tiny Scientists - Test Kitchen

During the Test Kitchen you and your little one(s) will use the 5 senses to explore the textures, tastes, colors, smells and sounds of food and find out what awesome things you can create and eat. No class Nov. 21.

Lily Pad Lab 1620 Ohm Ave (In the EC Music School), Eau Claire

Cost: $60

Age: Ages 2-5

10:45-11:15am Tue. Oct. 31

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. 31

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-noon Tue. Oct. 31

Super Small Science: Pumpkin Guts

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

12:30-2:45pm Tue. Oct. 31

Greeting Card Make-n-Take Workshop

Fall-themed workshop. Fee includes: supplies & equipment to make two cards

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

Cost: $3 (Reserve by 10/25)

Age: All Ages

1-3pm Tue. Oct. 31

Dunn Dulcimers

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

Christ Lutheran Church 1306 Wilcox St., Menomonie

3-5pm Tue. Oct. 31

Trick or Treat Downtown Chippewa Falls

Bring the kiddos downtown in their costumes for the annual Downtown Trick or Treat. Stop by participating downtown businesses for tons of candy, treats, and fun. Chippewa Falls downtown trick or treating 3-5pm and residential from 5-7pm.

Downtown Chippewa Falls, Chippewa Falls

Cost: FREE

Age: Kids

3-5pm Tue. Oct. 31

Menomonie Downtown Trick or Treating

Trick-or-Treaters are invited to visit participating downtown businesses to receive treats. Children must be accompanied by an adult.

Downtown Menomonie Main Street, Menomonie

3-5pm Tue. Oct. 31

Trick-or-Treat in Downtown Eau Claire

An afternoon of family-friendly trick or treating in Downtown Eau Claire. Businesses in the Water Street, South Barstow, North Barstow and West Grand Districts will be handing out treats.

Downtown Eau Claire Water Street, South Barstow, North Barstow and West Grand Districts, Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

3-5pm Tue. Oct. 31

Bitty City Trick-Or-Treat

Show your best costume and make your way INSIDE the Children's Museum as your journey through Bitty City. From the Toddler Park Rangers to the BodySmarts Doctors, it's a FREE and magical trick-or-treat adventure with 10 stops at one location.

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

Cost: FREE

Age: All Children Welcome

4-6pm Tue. Oct. 31

Trunk-or-Treat

Annual Trunk-or-Treat event. Get candy and vote on your favorite trunk - the winner gets a prize. If you'd like to get dressed up and host a trunk yourself, let us know - there's always room for more.

Faith Lutheran Church 733 Woodward Ave, Chippewa Falls

5-6pm Tue. Oct. 31

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

5-7:30pm Tue. Oct. 31

St Mark Trunk or Treat

Head to a safe trick or treating event at the St Mark's parking lot. Trunks will be decorated and will be handing out candy. Get your picture taken with the school mascot, "Lenny the Lion". Free popcorn and hot chocolate will be provided.

St. Mark Lutheran Church and School 3307 State Street, Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

5-7pm Tue. Oct. 31

Oakwood Mall Trick or Treating

Ghosts, superheroes, fairy princesses and all scary and magical creatures in between can join the fun. Find the pumpkin sign in storefronts of participating stores and enter if you dare. A list of participating stores can be found online.

Oakwood Mall 4800 Golf Rd, Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: Under 12 with an adult

5:15-5:45pm Tue. Oct. 31

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

5:30-6:14pm Tue. Oct. 31

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

5:30-6:30pm Tue. Oct. 31

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

5:45-7:15pm Tue. Oct. 31

Buddhist Meditation and Study Group

Free meditation training (novice and all levels), sessions are 30 min. actual Group Meditation, 30 min. Teaching on Book Chapter (books can be made available) presently "Three Vehicles of Buddhist Practice" and 30 min. guided discussion.

Unitarian Universalist Congregation 421 S. Farwell St., Eau Claire

Cost: Free and if want to stay with group $25. month donation for space and teacher

Age: All Ages

6-8:45pm Tue. Oct. 31

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

6-8pm Tue. Oct. 31

Abstract Flower Paintings with Fluid Acrylics

Learn to create abstract flower paintings with fluid acrylics This is a fun way to create colorful designs and the best part about it is that anyone can do it. Create a fabulous piece of artwork. You’ll love the abstract designs that you can create.

Arts, Etc. 930 Galloway Street, Banbury Place Building 13, Suite 27, Eau Claire

Cost: $30 (materials provided)

Age: All Ages

6:15-7pm Tue. Oct. 31

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

6:30-9pm Tue. Oct. 31

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. 31

Eau Claire Guitar Club

Looking to improve your playing? Have a specific question you need answered? Join instructor Tim Litscher for strumming and singing with players of all ages and abilities. Bring your favorite songs to share and learn new songs, too.

Eau Claire Music School 1620 Ohm Avenue, Eau Claire

Cost: $5

Age: 13+

6:30-7pm Tue. Oct. 31

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. 31

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

7-9pm Tue. Oct. 31

Open Gym Volleyball

Open gym Volleyball. Tuesday nights at Northstar Middle School. Appropriate gym shoes required.

Northstar Middle School 2711 Abbe Hill Dr., Eau Claire

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

Age: Adults 18+

7-9pm Tue. Oct. 31

Spooky Hollow Haunted Barn

Spooky Hollow Haunted Barn is a family ran haunted barn/corn maze. 5 miles east of Mondovi or 4 mile west of Eleva. Be sure to check the map on their Facebook page because GPS will probably not take you to the right location.

Spooky Hollow Haunted Barn W141 Segerstrom Road, Mondovi

Cost: $8

7:30-9pm Tue. Oct. 31

Jeff Daniels and the Ben Daniels Band

In 1976, Jeff Daniels (known for such blockbusters as The Divergent Series, Steve Jobs, The Newsroom, Dumb And Dumber) bought a Guild D-40. That guitar led to a creative outlet, became a solace, a road into the artist that he didn’t know existed.

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

Cost: Reserved Seating (first three rows in front of the stage) $35 per person; General Admission: Adults $29, Seniors $28, Youth $25.

Age: All Ages

7:30-8:30pm Tue. Oct. 31

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. 31

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+

8-11:30pm Tue. Oct. 31

Halloween Costume Contest - Dukes of Hazzard

Visit Cowboy Jack’s Saloon for a Hazzard County themed evening and show up as your favorite Dukes of Hazzard character for a chance to win cash prizes. First place $300, Second Place $200, First Place $100. Judging will start at 8pm and take place throughout the evening. Awards will be given at 10pm.

Cowboy Jack's 1432 Front Porch Place, Altoona

Cost: FREE

Age: 21+

8:30-11:30pm Tue. Oct. 31

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. 31

Live Music & Costume Party: Dead Ringers

Live music at My Place Bar by Dead Ringers. Costume judging ($175 grand prize) starts at 11pm.

My Place 408 Galloway St., Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: 21+

9pm Tue. Oct. 31

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 10/31/2017

karaoke/DJ, galleries, classes, etc