Events For 11/11/2017

Sat. Nov. 11

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

Sat. Nov. 11

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

7-8am Sat. Nov. 11

Circus Bootcamp

Are you ready to get whipped into shape and have a blast while doing it? Do you kind of hate gyms, but love monkeying around?Circus bootcamp draws from the best conditioning practices of yoga and aerials to bring you a whole body/mind fitness routine that will actually inspire you to practice more consistently.

Moonrise Aerials Studio 800 Wisconsin Street; Banbury Place Building 13, Room 112, Eau Claire

Cost: $100 for 6-week series

7am-1pm Sat. Nov. 11

Weekend Brunch With Musical Guest Shane Leonard

A farm-focused weekend brunch (served 7am-1pm) with lively instrumental tunes from Shane Leonard. An array of midwestern and other brunch classics including omelettes, quiche, wild rice porridge, Belgian waffles, sandwiches, and more. A variety of classic and original morning drinks including mimosas, bloody marys, and more.

The Oxbow Hotel 516 Galloway St., Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

7:45am-5pm Sat. Nov. 11

10th Annual Chippewa Valley Code Camp

Bringing together the brightest minds in West-Central Wisconsin to celebrate our shared passion for creating and developing software! Whether you sling C#, play with Python, rock Ruby, or love JavaScript or go nuts for Go, you’ll fit in great. All about building a community of developers who want to learn, grow and share what they know.

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

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

8am-5pm Sat. Nov. 11

29th Annual Eau Claire Hmong New Year Celebration

The general public is invited to celebrate the end of the harvest year and the beginning of the new year. Entertainment scheduled for Saturday.

Eau Claire Indoor Sports Center 3456 Craig Road, Eau Claire

Cost: Children under 5 and seniors over 65 are free; General Admission is $4

Age: All Ages

8am Sat. Nov. 11

Flip into Fall Gymnastics Meet

Come join us for a weekend full of head-over-heels excitement! The Eau Claire YMCA Gymnastics Center will host a meet for Y gymnasts from across the state. The meet will feature routines on bars, beam, floor and vault… you won’t want to miss it.

YMCA Tennis Center 229 Moore St., Eau Claire

Cost: Adult: $2, Child: $1

Age: All Ages

8am-6pm Sat. Nov. 11

Christmas Preview Open House

Come celebrate the season with us and check out Christmas decorations for indoors and outdoors.

May’s Floral Garden 3424 Jeffers Road, Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

8-11am Sat. Nov. 11

Cars & Coffee

Cars, coffee and camaraderie. Every second Saturday of the month from 8-11am in the Classic Garage parking lot.

The Classic Garage 2111 Third St., Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

8-8:55am Sat. Nov. 11

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+

8:30-9:30am Sat. Nov. 11

Mindful Morning Flow

Begin your day with a Mindful Morning Flow. This class is accessible to new students and a centering class for those with more experience. Awaken the body with a juicy flow, stretch it out, and open your meridians for a wonderful day ahead. Heated to 80 degrees.

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

Cost: $15

8:30-10am Sat. Nov. 11

Fall Ballet Classes: Body Ballet

Taught by a great 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: $7 per class / $26 for 5 classes / $46 for 9 classes

Age: 18+

8:30-10:30am Sat. Nov. 11

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+

9-9:30am Sat. Nov. 11

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 Sat. Nov. 11

Uke & Brew

Learn the ukulele in a fun group setting while enjoying craft roasted coffee brewed by Colin Carey of the Eau Claire Coffee Club. 9 am class for total beginners. 10:30am class is for beginners that are comfortable with the basics.

Eau Claire Music School 1620 Ohm Avenue, Eau Claire

Cost: $5 includes class & coffee; limited instruments for rent for $5

9am-9pm Sat. Nov. 11

Student Appreciation Day

Visit our hip & historic downtown store and gallery for great holiday gifts for friends, parents, siblings, roommates, or yourself!ALL DAY FOR STUDENTS ONLY (with student ID):20% OFF EVERYTHING: Save big on hundreds of gift ideas, with…

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

9-10:15am Sat. Nov. 11

Mixed Levels Alignment Yoga

This is a mixed levels Alignment Yoga class, appropriate for beginner through intermediate students. The emphasis is on proper alignment and mindful movement to reduce injury and build strength and flexibility, increase body confidence and reduce stress.

The Yoga Center of Eau Claire 2524 Golf Road Suite 2F, Eau Claire

Cost: Purchase a class pass or drop in rate $15.00 per class

Age: Adult (and older teens welcome)

9-9:45am Sat. Nov. 11

Free Co-Ed Fitness Boot Camp

Saturday mornings come for a combination of burst training, strength training, and cardio. A fit community of women dedicated to achieving a common goal.

Burn Boot Camp 3529 Gateway Drive, Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: 14+

9am-4pm Sat. Nov. 11

Gifts Galore & More Holiday Boutique

Artisan quality crafts & gifts, fall/Christmas décor, clothing, jewelry, household items. The Sweet Shoppe has specialty cookies, treats. Vintage/collectable treasures, Snow Babies, Silent Auction, art, Packer items, Mayan Hands crafts; Fair Trade coffee/cocoa. Free Cider all day on Saturday with lunch from 11-1pm.

First Presbyterian Church 2112 Rudolph Rd., Eau Claire

9-10am Sat. Nov. 11

In the Gallery: Saturday Morning Yoga

Saturday morning yoga in the Oxbow Gallery. Find yourself at The Lakely to experience an expansive brunch menu afterwards, enjoy a drink, and kick back while listening to lively instrumental tunes from some of top-tier musicians tge community has to offer.

The Oxbow Hotel 516 Galloway St., Eau Claire

Cost: $10

9am-3pm Sat. Nov. 11

21st Annual Christmas in the Northwoods Craft and Bake Sale

Includes basket raffles, full lunch menu, huge bake sale, and a large variety of handmade crafts all supporting Northwoods Elementary School.

Northwoods Elementary School 3600 Northwoods Lane, Eau Claire

Cost: $2 Donation

Age: All Ages

10am-5pm Sat. Nov. 11

Men of Clay

Featuring John Onkka of St. Croix county and John Clazmer from Racine, WI. Onkka's career spans over 40 years with one-of-a-kind wall murals and landscape-inspired stoneware. Clazmer specializes in Raku and wood fired pottery but also creates wheel-thrown stoneware.

B-Framed Galleries 313 S. Barstow St., Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

10am-noon Sat. Nov. 11

2nd Annual Free Photos with Santa

Kids can get their picture taken with Santa for free. There will be complimentary hot chocolate and cookies for all to enjoy.

Investment Management Associates 431 E Clairemont Ave, Suite A, Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

10am-5pm Sat. Nov. 11

Autumn Psychic & Wellness Fair

Come enjoy 30+ Readers, Healers and Vendors at the Autumn Fair. Learn about tarot, wayfinding, dreams, and more.

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

10-10:45am Sat. Nov. 11

Youth Art Workshops

Topics include Sculpey Mini Sculptures, Mosaic Masterpieces, Canvas Painting Party, Pop Art, Music Mania, Silly Science, and more.

Hobbs Ice Arena 915 Menomonie St., Eau Claire

Cost: $8 for residents, $18 for non-residents

Age: Ages 5-7

10am-3pm Sat. Nov. 11

Melnaturel Pop-Up Shop

Mel Wilson won the Red Letter Grant this past spring and we’re excited to showcase her natural skincare line at this one day only pop-up shop at Red’s. Melnaturel creates natural beauty + skincare products that you can feel good about using.

Red's Mercantile 224 N Dewey St., Eau Claire

Age: All Ages

10am-10pm Sat. Nov. 11

Taproom Travelers Beer Bus

Experience some of the best breweries the Twin Cities have to offer. Stops include: Dangerous Man Brewing Co, Indeed Brewing Company, Insight Brewing, and NorthGate Brewing. The tour will be starting and ending at Eau Claire with pickup options in Hudson and Menomonie.

Lazy Monk Brewing, LLC 97 West Madison Street, Eau Claire

Cost: $40 (Inclues samples & snack)

Age: 21+

10-11am Sat. Nov. 11

Winter Porch Pot Class

Adorn your front porch with a fresh evergreen winter porch pot. Porch pots are a blend of 7 different types of evergreens, dogwood and berries. The staff will help you create the perfect winter decoration for your front steps.

May’s Floral Garden 3424 Jeffers Road, Eau Claire

Cost: $30

10am-2pm Sat. Nov. 11

Waldemar Ager Association Open House

Ager Association members conduct tours in the house and provide background about Waldemar Ager. Owned by the Agers during the first half of the 20th century, the house is a meeting place for members and the general public and is now the repository of a fully catalogued library for research on Nordic languages, cultures, and history.

Ager House 514 W. Madison St., Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

10am Sat. Nov. 11

“Spruce” Up your Porch Pot Workshop

Learn how to create unique containers for this Christmas season. Bring in your own containers and design your own porch pot during the class. Let us help you transform your porch pots for this season.

Down To Earth Garden Center 6025 Arndt Ln., Eau Claire

Cost: Cost: Build your own; only pay for what you take home

10:15am Sat. Nov. 11

L.E. Phillips Library: Family Storytime

Stories, songs and fun for the whole family, designed to ignite children's language and brain development.

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

Cost: FREE

Age: Age 0-6

11am-2pm Sat. Nov. 11

Learn to Spin Yarn Class

Learn to spin yarn in this beginner class. Learn about the spinning wheel and how to turn roving and natural fibers into yarn. Wheels will be provided, but feel free to bring your own if you have one.

Blue Boxer Arts 416 S Barstow Street, Eau Claire

Cost: $40

Age: 14+

11am Sat. Nov. 11

Burlap Pillow

Adults will decorate burlap and create a Thanksgiving throw pillow.

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

Cost: FREE

11am-2pm Sat. Nov. 11

Cardinal Appears Wall Art Class

Create this beautiful piece of art work for your home, or a gift for someone. Instruction through the process of creating this inspirational piece of art work. All materials and supplies needed for you to create your wall art piece.

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

Cost: $45 (Sigh up online)

Age: All Ages

11am-1pm Sat. Nov. 11

Citizen's Climate Lobby Monthly Meeting

Citizen's Climate Lobby is a nonpartisan, nonprofit organization that empowers people from all walks of life to become effective advocates for a livable world. Learn proven ways to speak effectively and powerfully about climate solutions to friends, neighbors, business leaders, and elected officials.

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

noon-5pm Sat. Nov. 11

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 - Gallery & Studios 200 Main St., Eau Claire

12:30-1:30pm Sat. Nov. 11

Acro Exploration

Learn to balance, support, and play with another student. We will warm up with conditioning practices that help you become a stronger base, a more flexible flyer, and a more attentive spotter. Learn to fly, learn to fall, and have some fun with this more challenging acro class that builds off of the basics.

Moonrise Aerials Studio 800 Wisconsin Street; Banbury Place Building 13, Room 112, Eau Claire

Cost: $108

1-3pm Sat. Nov. 11

Learn to Curl

Try the Olympic Sport of curling. Classroom and on-ice instruction will be provided. No experience necessary. Dress in loose, comfortable layers. The temperature in the ice area is 40 degrees. Bring clean pair of athletic shoes to wear on ice. No boots or hard-soled shoes. All other equipment provided.

Eau Claire County Expo Center 5530 Fairview Drive, Eau Claire

1-6:30pm Sat. Nov. 11

Write Here, Write Now: A Celebration of Local Writing

Panel presentations by local authors, writers, and publishers. Topics include an author meet & greet, literary reading, how to finding publishing, a reception, and a reading of local writers at the Oxbow Hotel's gallery.

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

Cost: FREE

1-3pm Sat. Nov. 11

ARTmobile

Drop-in and make art with the ARTmobile. All projects are free, open to the public, and designed for all-ages.

LE Phillips Memorial Public Library - Youth Services Program Room 400 Eau Claire St., Eau CLaire

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

1:30-4pm Sat. Nov. 11

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

2pm Sat. Nov. 11

UWEC International Film: Shin Godzilla

Make way for the ultimate homage to one of the most enduring legends of the big screen- Godzilla! It's a peaceful day in Japan when a strange fountain of water erupts in the bay, causing panic to spread among government officials. Their worst nightmare comes to life when a massive, gilled monster emerges from the deep and begins tearing through the city, leaving nothing but destruction in its wake.

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

Cost: $7 for individual film series membership, $14 for families

2pm Sat. Nov. 11

Game Design and Memory: Simulating the American WWI Experience

Game design expert Hans Kishel will provide an introduction to war-games and how their design incorporates historical research. Explore WWI war-games, including a prototype of a game, and learn about the game design process.

McIntyre Library, UW-Eau Claire UW-Eau Claire, Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

2pm Sat. Nov. 11

The Driftless Reader

Brings together more than 80 selected readings from and about the unique Driftless Area of Wisconsin, Minnesota, Iowa, and Illinois, providing a literary portrait of the landscape, its history, and its people. Editors Curt Meine and Keefe Keeley have supplemented these readings with a selection of maps, paintings, photographs, and other images depicting the region’s special character.

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

2pm Sat. Nov. 11

“Spruce” Up your Porch Pot Workshop

Learn how to create unique containers for this Christmas season. Bring in your own containers and design your own porch pot during the class. Let us help you transform your porch pots for this season.

Down To Earth Garden Center 6025 Arndt Ln., Eau Claire

Cost: Cost: Build your own; only pay for what you take home

3-6pm Sat. Nov. 11

Triangle Loom Weaving Class

These looms are perfect for making handkerchiefs and shawls. You will learn on a small 2' loom to make a cowl. This class is for beginners. Most materials included. You will need Bulky Yarn - 33 yards for weaving and 22 yards for fringe, bring your own or purchase in the shop.

Blue Boxer Arts 416 S Barstow Street, Eau Claire

Cost: $30

Age: 14+

4-6:30pm Sat. Nov. 11

Paper Lantern Workshop

Create your own paper lantern. Perfect for Eau Claire's New Year's Eve Lantern Parade. Everything you need is provided to create a work of art - and you take your lantern home at the end of the workshop.

Eau Claire Regional Arts Center 316 Eau Claire St., Eau Claire

Cost: $15

5-6:30pm Sat. Nov. 11

German Dinner

Serving a German dinner of pork, sauerkraut, brats and more including German dessert like bread pudding. A silent auction and crafts for sale. All proceeds help send kids to school in Nigeria.

St. Matthew Lutheran Church 1915 Hogeboom, Eau Claire

Cost: $10 for an individual $25 for a family, kids 3 and under eat free

Age: All

5:30-9:30pm Sat. Nov. 11

Lifeguard Training

Learn the skills to recognize, prevent, and respond to aquatic emergencies. The course certifications include Lifeguarding/First Aid/CPR/AED for Professional Rescuer (valid 2 years).

Eau Claire YMCA 700 Graham Ave., Eau Claire

Cost: Member: $185, Community: $225

Age: Ages 16+

6:30-8:30pm Sat. Nov. 11

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 Sat. Nov. 11

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

7-9pm Sat. Nov. 11

Live Reading - Wisconsin History Theater "Kangaroo Court"

Is there anything more dangerous in this world that two bored lawyers? In 1865 there were only two lawyers in Eau Claire: Will “Pit” Bartlett and Alex Meggett. And these two lawyers had no clients in their foreseeable future.…

The Rev 204 S Barstow St, Eau Claire

Cost: $10 (1 free glass of wine)

7pm Sat. Nov. 11

UWEC International Film: Shin Godzilla

Make way for the ultimate homage to one of the most enduring legends of the big screen- Godzilla! It's a peaceful day in Japan when a strange fountain of water erupts in the bay, causing panic to spread among government officials. Their worst nightmare comes to life when a massive, gilled monster emerges from the deep and begins tearing through the city, leaving nothing but destruction in its wake.

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

Cost: $7 for individual film series membership, $14 for families

7pm Sat. Nov. 11

Spirit-Heart Belly Blast

Warm your heart and bellies throughout the night at the Spirit- Heart Belly Blast performance. Bringing the belly dance community together, drop in to join Lasa Anahata Tribal in a warm welcome to a wide variety of talented dancers from near and far at the Acoustic Café.

Acoustic Cafe 505 S. Barstow St., Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

7pm Sat. Nov. 11

29th Annual Eau Claire Hmong New Year Celebration

The general public is invited to celebrate the end of the harvest year and the beginning of the new year. Entertainment scheduled for Saturday.

Eau Claire Indoor Sports Center 3456 Craig Road, Eau Claire

Cost: Children under 5 and seniors over 65 are free; General Admission is $4

Age: All Ages

7pm Sat. Nov. 11

Tim Harmston Stand Up Live Album Recording

Tim Harmston returns to Eau Claire to record his latest comedy album. Tim has appeared on late night shows, WPR, comedy festivals, Comedy Central, and more. There will be two shows.

The Plus 208 S. Barstow St, Eau Claire

Cost: $10

7:30pm Sat. Nov. 11

UWEC's Singing Statesmen

Celebrating their 52nd Season as one of the premier university male choruses in the United States of America. The ensemble was established in 1966 by Morris D. Hayes, who sought to create an outstanding choral ensemble for male voices.

Gantner Concert Hall, Haas Fine Arts Center UW-Eau Claire, Eau Claire

Cost: $2-7

8pm Sat. Nov. 11

Live at the Cabin: Trapper Schoepp

NPR Music describes Trapper Schoepp as “Rootsy, cinematic rock that charms as it soars.”

The Cabin UWEC Davies Center, Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages (18+ Recommended)

8pm Sat. Nov. 11

Live Music: 40 Fingers

Classic 60's & 70's rock songs, but only the ones you can dance to, and few 80's-plus favorites. Four voices + 5 instruments = lots of fun and variety for your listening and dancing pleasure.

VFW Post 7232 2900 W Folsom St, Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: 21+

8pm Sat. Nov. 11

Live Music: Schuh Fly

Plays a variety of popular 60s to 80s Classic Rock & Classic Country dance music and some more current hits. Many songs covered were number one on the charts. Performing Beatles, Buffet, CCR, Cash, Clapton, Diamond, Eagles, Orbison, Willie Nelson, Zac Brown and many more.

VFW Club 1300 Starr Ave, Eau Claire

Cost: FREE2

Age: 21+

9pm-1am Sat. Nov. 11

Live Music: Shootin' Jack

Rock, classic rock, and blues covers of all your favorite songs by the high-energy, versatile group Shootin' Jack.

My Place 408 Galloway St., Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: 21+

9pm Sat. Nov. 11

Tim Harmston Stand Up Live Album Recording

Tim Harmston returns to Eau Claire to record his latest comedy album. Tim has appeared on late night shows, WPR, comedy festivals, Comedy Central, and more. There will be two shows.

The Plus 208 S. Barstow St, Eau Claire

Cost: $10

9pm-1am Sat. Nov. 11

Live Music: Cragars

The Cragars are a party band ready to rock. From oldies to newbies, they play a healthy mix of Rock N Roll music mixed with some country, hip hop, and original music.

O'Leary's Pub 809 W. Clairemont Ave, Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: 21+

Ongoing Events For 11/11/2017

karaoke/DJ, galleries, classes, etc