Events For 11/12/2017

Sun. Nov. 12

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

Sun. Nov. 12

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

Sun. Nov. 12

WWI and America: Exploring the Great War’s Impact on the Chippewa Valley

This year marks the centennial of U.S. entry into WWI. In the shadow of other 19th century conflicts, our memory of this war is fading. Explore the impact of “the war to end all wars” on the Chippewa Valley. A series of four programs will explore different aspects of this conflict and its impact on our community.

Various Eau Claire Locations

Cost: All events are FREE

7am-1pm Sun. Nov. 12

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

8am Sun. Nov. 12

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-5pm Sun. Nov. 12

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

10-11am Sun. Nov. 12

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

10am-5pm Sun. Nov. 12

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

10-10:45am Sun. Nov. 12

Aerial Yoga

Traditional yoga practices and poses get a lift in this class that focuses on meditation in movement. See what the aerial hammock craze is all about!. Build WHOLE body strength and get to enjoy passive inversions and hang upside down and decompress the spine.

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

Cost: $20

10-11am Sun. Nov. 12

Sunday Service: “The Skeptical Mystic” The Rev. Julianne Lepp

The monthly spiritual theme for November is “Faith.” This Sunday, Rev. Lepp will explore her journey as a “Skeptical Mystic.” How do we hold these two seeming opposite views of faith and skepticism while being open to wonder and possibility? How can we make meaning from our lives while examining our experiences through thoughtful inquiry and reason?

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

11am-6pm Sun. Nov. 12

10th Annual Spaghetti Spectacular

This is more than a fabulous all-you-care-to-eat spaghetti meal served to you by our students. There will be a physics demonstrations and school open house from 1-3pm, bucket raffle theme baskets valued at $200 are created by each grade, and more.

McDonell Area Catholic High School 1316 Bel Air Blvd., Chippewa Falls

Cost: Meal is $7 (ages 12 to adult), $4 (ages 11 to 4), ages three and under free, $30 maximum immediate family.

Age: All Ages

11am-12:15pm Sun. Nov. 12

Aerial Exploration Series

Explore a new kind of fitness with aerials. Work through basic conditioning to build strength and confidence and learn how to safely play on the aerial silks and lyra (aerial hoop).

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

Cost: $135 for 6-week series

noon-2pm Sun. Nov. 12

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

noon-5pm Sun. Nov. 12

Western Wisconsin Citizen Summit

The purpose of this summit is to provide you with practical skills to advance progressive solutions to meet today's challenges. We believe engaged citizens equipped with tools, techniques, and information can successfully drive political change.

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

Cost: $12 general, $6 student

1-3pm Sun. Nov. 12

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

1-4pm Sun. Nov. 12

Antique Appraisal Event with Mark Moran

Accepted items include: fine art, furniture, ceramics, glassware, vintage photos, ads, folk art, toys, metal ware, clocks, costume jewelry and more items. The following are excluded from appraisal: all weapons (except knives with advertisement), coins & money, Beanie Babies, fine jewelry, precious gems, beanie babies, and nazi memorabilia.

Menomonie Public Library 600 Wolske Bay Rd, Menomonie

Cost: FREE

Age: 18+

1-3:30pm Sun. Nov. 12

The Addams Family Musical

Fall Creek High School students bring to stage everyone's favorite creepy, and kooky neighbors, The Addams Family.

Fall Creek High School Auditorium 336 E. Hoover Ave, Fall Creek

Cost: $7 Adults, $5 Students, $1 ages 5 and under

Age: All Ages

1:30-2:15pm Sun. Nov. 12

Kettlebell AMPD

Kettlebell AMPD is a heart-pounding class that uses low kettlebell weights and high reps and sets the moves to music. This class is 45 minutes and focuses on several areas such as arms, legs, core, and cardio. With Kettlebell AMPD you'll burn a ton of calories AND have fun doing it.

Dragonfly Dance and Wellness 308 North Barstow, Eau Claire

Cost: $6

Age: All Ages

2-4pm Sun. Nov. 12

Claudia Schmidt

Schmidt weaves her way through her concert in much the same manner as a jester. Featuring her 12-string guitar, she explores folk, blues, & jazz, weaving in anecdotes, revealing her past and present. The concert is an endless display of self-realization through humor and longing, leaving audience members yearning to become an integral part of her world.

Mabel Tainter Center for the Arts 205 Main St. E, Menomonie

Cost: $18-25

Age: All Ages

2pm Sun. Nov. 12

Chippewa Valley Concert Band Fall Concert

The CVCB presents its Fall Concert remembering through music, the entrance of the US into WWI, JFK’s 100th birthday, and the USN Band #22, the last band of the USS Arizona. Veterans will also be recognized.

Mayo Clinic Health System Hospital Auditorium 1221 Whipple Street, Eau Claire

Cost: $7 adults, $5 students, $24 family max, free for Veterans

2pm Sun. Nov. 12

UWEC Concert Choir

Because of the popularity of the choral program at UW-Eau Claire, the campus has been recognized as "Wisconsin's Singing University". Comprised of students from all academic areas of campus, Concert Choir performs mixed-choir music from the breadth of music history’s rich choral traditions—from Renaissance to Contemporary.

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

Cost: $2-7

2pm Sun. Nov. 12

UWEC Women's Concert Chorale

Specializes in the study and performance of music written specifically for treble ensembles. The group is comprised of female students from many scholastic disciplines within the University.

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

Cost: $2-7

2pm Sun. Nov. 12

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

3-7pm Sun. Nov. 12

Cancer Benefit for Andrew Schieffer

There will be a silent auction and numerous raffles starting at 3pm. Andy was diagnosed with a brain tumor in Aug. 2017. Surgery removed a part of the tumor, he is now receiving radiation treatments. Help raise money to help pay medical bills and living expenses.

Eagle's Club 2588 Hallie Rd., Chippewa Falls

Cost: Free entry to benefit, Spaghetti Dinner $8 for adults, $5 for children ages 2-12, under 2 free

Age: All Ages

4-4:55pm Sun. Nov. 12

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+

4-6:30pm Sun. Nov. 12

JONAH’s 10th Anniversary Celebration

Come celebrate 10 years of working together for justice in our community. JONAH joins neighbors by supporting the environment, incarceration alternatives, immigration reform, and addressing root causes of poverty.

Eau Claire Children's Theatre 1814 North Oxford Ave., Eau Claire

Cost: $25

Age: All Ages

4-5:15pm Sun. Nov. 12

Mixed Levels 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)

4:30-5:30pm Sun. Nov. 12

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

5:05-5:35pm Sun. Nov. 12

Hip Hop Fit

30 minutes of Toning to todays Hits with certified trainer Emily Balow

Dragonfly Dance & Wellness 308 N Barstow Street, Eau Claire

Cost: $5

Age: 12+

5:30-6:30pm Sun. Nov. 12

Teen Yoga

This is a mixed level class for teens of all and ability levels interested in checking out yoga for building strength and flexibility, increasing self-confidence and reducing stress. Any gender is welcome.

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

Cost: Purchase the series for $10.00 per class (5 classes for $50) or drop in rate is $12.00 per class

Age: 13 -17 (middle or high school)

6-9pm Sun. Nov. 12

Bluegrass/Old Time String Band Jam Session

This month's host band will be the King Wilkie's Dream. Everyone is welcome. All bluegrass and old-time musicians invited to perform. Bring your own guitar.

Dean & Sue’s Bar & Grill 2002 Midway Rd., Menomonie

Cost: FREE

Age: 21+

7:30-9pm Sun. Nov. 12

Conversation on Islam

Members of the Islamic Center of Altoona will talk at the Unitarian Society of Menomonie about aspects of Islam, including Islam and feminism, brief discussion of Shariah, and answer questions about Islam. The focus is to help listeners learn more about the Islamic faith.

Unitarian Society of Menomonie 105 21st Street North, Menomonie

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

8:45-10:15pm Sun. Nov. 12

Adult Open Broomball

A drop-in coed program for the adult player (18+). Players divide into teams for pick-up broomball game. Players must have their own helmet. Appropriate footwear to be worn on the ice. Broomball sticks and balls provided.

Hobbs Ice Arena 915 Menomonie St., Eau Claire

Cost: $6 Per Person or City Pass (2 Punches)

Age: Adults 18+

8:45-10:15pm Sun. Nov. 12

Adult Open Hockey

A drop-in coed program for the adult hockey player (18+). Skaters divide into teams for pick-up games. Players must have full equipment. Goalies skate for free. Sunday and Wednesday nights; October 11 - March 28. 8:45pm-10:15pm. No play on 11/22, 12/24, and 12/31. Hobbs Ice Arena.

Hobbs Ice Arena 915 Menomonie St., Eau Claire

Cost: $6 per person, or City Pass (2 punches)

Age: Adults 18+

Ongoing Events For 11/12/2017

karaoke/DJ, galleries, classes, etc