Events For 11/02/2017

Thu. Nov. 2

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

9-11:30am Thu. Nov. 2

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

9:15-10:05am Thu. Nov. 2

Little Language Lab

Toddlers will listen to stories, sing songs, learn finger-plays, move/dance, and do age-appropriate crafts and sensory activities. This class is a mix of structured circle time and free choice stations. Suggestions and techniques will be shared and discussed on ways to enhance your child's language development. No class Nov. 23 & 24.

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

Cost: $50, Drop in $10 (call ahead)

Age: Ages 1-2

9:15-10:15am Thu. Nov. 2

Gentle Yoga for Health, Longevity, and Happiness

Learn yoga and meditation practice techniques to create health, so you can pursue your purpose in life, abundance, enjoyment and freedom.

The Center 3701 E. Clairemont Ave., Eau Claire

Cost: $10

Age: All Ages

9:30-10:30am Thu. Nov. 2

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

9:30am Thu. Nov. 2

Stand In The Light Choir Rehearsals

A choir for people in the early to mid stages of memory loss and their singing partners and volunteers to come together and share their love of music. Rehearsals are 90 minutes starting at 9:30 with social time, snacks and singing. No experience necessary, just a love of singing.

Lutheran Church of the Good Shepherd 1120 Cedar St., Eau Claire

Cost: $25/couple; Scholarships available

Age: People with memory loss

10-10:30am Thu. Nov. 2

Mini Makers: Straw Roller Coasters

Once a week, let your fingers do the talking. Build and create using real tools of the trade. This week's project is building straw roller coasters.

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

Cost: Free with membership or admission

Age: All Ages

10:30-11:30am Thu. Nov. 2

ABC’s for 2s and 3s

ABC’s for 2s and 3s is a fun step into exploring letters, numbers, and shapes. 2-3 year old children and their parents will enjoy open exploration time, songs, stories, sensory play and art. No class Nov. 23.

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

Cost: $50, Drop in $10 (call ahead)

Age: Ages 2-3 yrs

11:30am-1pm Thu. Nov. 2

Financials for Non-Financial Owners & Managers

Financial statements are meaningful reports that allow you to understand your business' strengths and weaknesses. Understanding financial statements allows you to improve profitability and make effective business decisions.

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

Cost: $15 with lunch

Age: 21+

noon-8pm Thu. Nov. 2

Building Dreams: Art of Architecture and Invention Art Exhibit Held Over for an Extra Week

Learn about the building and its finer qualities, the history of its former residents and the overall sense that you have stepped inside a work of art. Experience the architecture, craftsmanship, symbolism and fine art with a Guided Tour of the main floor of this exquisite Queen Anne style building as part of the exhibit.

Galaudet Gallery LLC 618 South Farwell, Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

noon-6pm Thu. Nov. 2

Raid, Ouimette, Wyman: Visiting Artists at 200 Main Gallery

Retired Art Professor, Tiit Raid shares his brilliant paintings, Art teacher, George Ouimette has unique ceramic hand-built pieces and Keith Wyman shares his one-of-a-kind benches, tables and other pieces, with integrated concrete, steel and wood.

200 Main - Art and Wine 200 Main St., Eau Claire

noon-1pm Thu. Nov. 2

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+

1-3pm Thu. Nov. 2

Max Your Mind

Restore the joy we felt before "life happened". Laughter, gratitude and relationships, are some tools you will use.

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

Cost: $40 members /$60 non-members

Age: Seniors

1:10-2pm Thu. Nov. 2

Pranayama Yoga (Breath Control)

The powerful benefits from learning breath control are often overlooked in most Western yoga classes. If you would like to gain energy, get out of the 'fight or flight' mode most of us are in from stressful lives, and prepare for meditation, then this is the class for you.

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

Cost: $15, or punch card

Age: 18+

1:30-3:30pm Thu. Nov. 2

Beginning Watercolors II

Beginning Watercolor II is a continuation of Beginning Watercolor with Judy Proett. Pre-requisite is to have taken Beginning Watercolor. Request supply list from Senior Center office.

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

Cost: $20 members / $30 non-members

Age: Seniors

3-9pm Thu. Nov. 2

Wisconsin Honey Producers Association Fall Conference

Ross Conrad; Author of Natural Beekeeping: Organic Approaches to Modern Agriculture; David Tarpy, Honey Bee Biology; and Dr. Marla Spivak of the U of M bee lab. Young commercial beekeepers panel, honey show, Queen's auction, Kids & bees expo and more.

Holiday Inn South 4751 Owen Ayres Court, Eau Claire

Cost: Member $60, Spouse $20, Child 12-18 $20; Non-Member $70, Spouse $30, Child 12-18 $30; Fri Lunch $15; Sat Banquet $30

Age: All ages

4-7:30pm Thu. Nov. 2

All You Can Eat Chicken Dinner

Join the Westgate Sportsman's Club on the first Thursday of the month. A salad bar and dessert are included. Drink specials will be available each night. Reservations accepted but not required. Call or e-mail for more information.

Westgate Sportsman Club 4909 Sportsman Dr., Eau Claire

Cost: Cost: $12 for adults; $10 for senior, student & military, $6 for kids (6-12), FREE for 5 and under

Age: All Ages

4:30-6:30pm Thu. Nov. 2

St. John's Lutheran Church Chicken & Biscuit Dinner and Live Auction

Dinner includes chicken & biscuit with vegetables, coleslaw, dessert and beverage. Live auction starts at 6:15pm of pottery, handcarved items, rosemaled hand carved plate, paintings, prints & photographs by local artists. Proceeds go to Caring Ministry + Hunger Concerns.

St. John's Lutheran Church 1804 Highland Ave., Eau Claire

Cost: Free will Donation

Age: All Ages

5-6pm Thu. Nov. 2

Reading at The Gallery

John Hildebrand is professor emeritus of English at UW-Eau Claire and the author of several books, including his most recent, The Heart of Things: A Midwestern Almanac.

Janet Carson Gallery 316 Eau Claire St., Eau Claire

5-7pm Thu. Nov. 2

Language Exchange: Habla en la Cabra

Practice your second language with us, English or Spanish. We sip coffee and help each other practice conversational English and Spanish. Bring the family, all levels and ages are welcome. Brought to you by El Centro de Conexión de Chippewa Valley.

The Goat Coffee House 336 Water St., Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

5:30-6:30pm Thu. Nov. 2

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

5:30-7pm Thu. Nov. 2

Shake the Sugar Detox

Gain incredible health benefits- Lose those stubborn pounds, Gain Energy, Have Clearer More Radiant Skin, Improve Brain Function, Balance Hormones, Resolve Mysterious Chronic Illnesses, Beat the Bloat. Gain valuable education from a nutritional therapist and receive a comprehensive food list, meal plan, wellness emails, Facebook support group.

Heidi Toy Functional Medicine / Educated Nutrition 2115 East Clairemont Avenue Suite 4B-1, Eau Claire

Cost: $139 for 5 week course

Age: 16+

5:30-6:30pm Thu. Nov. 2

Men's Yoga

Whether you have been an athlete all your life, never stretched, and are now feeling the aches and pains; or you sit at a desk or in a car a lot; or you do physical repetitive labor all day, this is for you.

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

Cost: $15, or punch card

Age: 16+

5:30-9:30pm Thu. Nov. 2

Ladies Night Out at Micon Cinemas

A Ladies Night Out at Micon Cinemas in the VIP lounge. A Special Bad Moms Christmas Party is just what you need as we head into the busy holiday season. So grab your friends and join us for a great night out, including: specials on appetizers, Bad Moms drinks, raffle prizes, and a movie with your friends.

Micon Cinemas Eau Claire 3109 Mall Dr., Eau Claire

Age: 21+

5:30-8:30pm Thu. Nov. 2

Dinner Jazz: Julian Manzara

Join Julian Manzara (guitar) for an evening of tasteful jazz standards. Julian Manzara is an up-and-coming guitarist and composer based in Minneapolis.

The Oxbow Hotel 516 Galloway St., Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

6-9pm Thu. Nov. 2

Business Plan Basics

A formal business plan is a required document for anyone in search of funding to start a new business, expand an existing business, or launch a new product.

Western Dairyland 418 Wisconsin St., Eau Claire

Cost: Regular: $29 Scholarship: $10

6-7pm Thu. Nov. 2

Beginning Line Dance

Learn basic line dancing steps, get some exercise and have some fun all at the same time.

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

Cost: $16 members / $24 non-members

Age: Seniors

6-8pm Thu. Nov. 2

Haunted Schlegelmilch Escape Room and Fundraiser

Solve the puzzles inside an 1871 historic house and escape the spooky rooms before the timer hits zero. All proceeds benefit the Chippewa Valley Museum. Reservations required. No discounts or coupons.

Schlegelmilch House Museum 517 S. Farwell St., Eau Claire

Cost: $30/person (Groups of 4-12)

Age: Age 9+

6-7pm Thu. Nov. 2

3D Dabble: 3D Printing Series for Teens (Advanced)

In this special inventor's workshop, teens will look at how to 3D design special interlocking components. This class builds upon the Beginning and Intermediate 3D Dabble sessions. Registration and permission form required.

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

Cost: FREE/Registration Required

Age: Grades 8-12

6-6:45pm Thu. Nov. 2

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

6:30-8:30pm Thu. Nov. 2

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: $10-40

Age: All Ages

6:30-9pm Thu. Nov. 2

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

6:40-7:40pm Thu. Nov. 2

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

7pm Thu. Nov. 2

Live at Acoustic Cafe: Steven John Rindt

Singer/songwriter Steven John Rindt is a finger-style guitarist who utilizes both blues and classical styles to give popular songs from the 60's-current releases a crisp an intriguing sound. His original material is a reflection of his life experiences with those that have influenced him most. Expect both smooth and powerful vocals blended with a vibrant acoustic sound.

Acoustic Cafe 505 S. Barstow St., Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

7-8:30pm Thu. Nov. 2

Monthly Improv Jam

Join Chippewa Valley Improv Network for a monthly opportunity to play improv games. For beginners or veterans. Local improvisers will take turns hosting each meet-up, and attendees will be encouraged to play improv games of all levels. Stay current with the group on Facebook.

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

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

7pm Thu. Nov. 2

2nd Annual Hammers & Heels Fashion Show

Features the latest in construction couture where the designs are made from construction materials. This unique event will showcase the creativity and ingenuity of area businesses and highlight the construction industry. More information about ticket options online.

Ojibwe Ballroom, Davies Center, UW-Eau Claire Davies Center, 105 Garfield Ave, Eau Claire

Cost: $35 pre-order, $40 at the door, $70 GA+Reception, $100 for VIP

7-8pm Thu. Nov. 2

Candlelight Flow

Candlelight Flow is a flowing hatha class accessible to practitioners with basic yoga experience. Release your week and fuel your inner flame.

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

Cost: $15

7-8pm Thu. Nov. 2

Chippewa Valley Toastmasters Meeting

The Toastmasters are a mixed group of people who exercise public speaking skills through both prepared and impromptu speeches at every meeting. The mission of a Toastmaster club is to provide a mutually supportive and positive learning environment in which every member has the opportunity to develop communication and leadership skills.

Mayo Health Clinic - Luther Hospital, Room 11103 1221 Whipple St, Eau Claire

Cost: FREE for Guests

Age: 18+

7-9pm Thu. Nov. 2

An Inconvenient Sequel: Truth to Power

A decade after "An Inconvenient Truth" brought the climate crisis into the heart of popular culture, comes the riveting and rousing follow-up that shows just how close we are to a real energy revolution. Former Vice President Al Gore continues his tireless fight, traveling around the world training an army of climate champions and influencing international climate policy.

Woodland Theater, Davies Center UWEC 105 Garfield Ave, Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

8-10pm Thu. Nov. 2

Backwards Thinkers Society Show

Backwards Thinkers Society is a college Improv theater group at the University of Wisconsin - Eau Claire. No scripts, no preparation, no cares in the world. Just laughs and a bunch of people having a good time. They like long walks on the beach, dinosaurs, shenanigans, and you.

The Cabin UWEC Davies Center, Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: 18+

8:30pm Thu. Nov. 2

Clear Water Comedy Presents: Neel Nanda

Starting comedy in Atlanta, GA and now based in Los Angeles, Neel Nanda has performed all over the country with some of comedies’ biggest acts. He has appeared on Comedy Central, MTV, IFC, Hulu, Viceland, and headlined several comedy festivals.

The Plus 208 S. Barstow St, Eau Claire

Cost: $10 GA, $7 with valid student ID; Each ticket comes with a free domestic tap/rail/soda drink

9pm Thu. Nov. 2

Vinyl Nights: Big Tall Jake

Vinyl Nights are all about vibe, and on Thursdays it's Late Night Happy Hour from 9pm-11pm with half price taps. Sit back and enjoy a drink or a koldtbord from the late-night menu while featured local musicians, collectors, and tastemakers play classic and new vinyl records live on stage.

The Oxbow Hotel 516 Galloway St., Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

10pm Thu. Nov. 2

Live at the Mousetrap: We’s Us

The band We're Us will play starting at 10pm. Doors at 9pm.

The Mousetrap 311 S. Barstow St., Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: 21+

Ongoing Events For 11/02/2017

karaoke/DJ, galleries, classes, etc

Events with Tickets