Events For 11/13/2017

Mon. Nov. 13

Creative Ballet Classes

Develop grace, self-esteem, creativity and stage presence in a fun ballet class which will lead to a presentation of excerpts from the Nutcracker on stage on December 21.

Cost: $120 plus $20 registration fee

Age: Ages 3-14

Mon. Nov. 13

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

Mon. Nov. 13

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

5:30-6:15am Mon. Nov. 13

Aerial Yoga

Traditional yoga practices and poses get a lift in this class that focuses on meditation in movement. Build whole body strength and get to enjoy passive inversions as we hang upside down and decompress the spine. Wear a t-shirt that covers your armpits and yoga pants/sweatpants. Please bring your own water bottle.

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

Cost: $20

8-9am Mon. Nov. 13

Strengthening and Exercising

Based on the “Strong Bones” program. All needed equipment available except for a mat. Open to all. Please check with your healthcare professional before starting any new exercise program.

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

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

9-9:55am Mon. Nov. 13

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+

9-11:30am Mon. Nov. 13

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

9am-noon Mon. Nov. 13

Faith Jacket

Knit eleven scarves and two sleeves, and then have faith that you can assemble them into a jacket. Size options range from children's size 2 to an adult 2X. Relax and just knit to make a timeless sweater/jacket to wear this winter.

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

Cost: $20 members / $25 non-members

Age: Seniors

9am-noon Mon. Nov. 13

Tiny Tots Playhouse - Open Play

Tiny Tots is a place for kids to bring their parents, grandparents or caregivers for some creative, dramatic, memory making fun. Come on in and get your play on. Make some memories, and burn off some energy.

Tiny Tots Playhouse 320 S. Wisconsin St., Fall Creek

Cost: $5/child, free for adults and infants under 12 months

Age: All Ages

9:15-10:15am Mon. Nov. 13

Hatha (Beginner) Yoga with Justin

This yoga class will be great for beginners as it will include basic poses and gradual transitions. All classes will also incorporate elements of conscious breathing, inspirational readings and more. No prior experience is required.

The Center 3701 E. Clairemont Ave., Eau Claire

Cost: Donation-Based

Age: Ages 18+

9:30-10:15am Mon. Nov. 13

Movin' & Groovin'

Each Movin' & Groovin' class is filled with laughter & fun. It promotes language & play through the use of music, song & dance.

River Source Family Center 403 High Street, Chippewa Falls

Cost: FREE

Age: Age Birth to age 5

9:30-10:30am Mon. Nov. 13

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-3pm Mon. Nov. 13

Augusta Quilt Addicts Club

Club meeting. Open House on November 20th.

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

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

10-10:55am Mon. Nov. 13

Pilates Equipment Class

This class will use the Pilates apparatus called "the chair." Class is for experienced Pilates practitioners. Goal of practice is to increase overall strength, with an emphasis on the deep core muscles.

PRAJNA Pilates 705 S. Barstow Street, Eau Claire

Cost: $30, or punch card

Age: 18+

10-11:30am Mon. Nov. 13

Stanley Playgroup

This parent & child playgroup offers fun & playful opportunities for families to connect through music & story time, crafts & healthy snacks. Plus, each family receives one free book each month.

D.R. Moon Memorial Library 154 Fourth Avenue, Stanley

Cost: FREE

Age: Ages 0-5

10:15am Mon. Nov. 13

Lap Tots Storytime

For one- and two-year-olds transitioning from baby to toddler storytime. Stories, songs, and parachute games.

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

Cost: FREE

Age: 1 & 2 year olds

10:30-11:30am Mon. Nov. 13

Aerial Yoga

Traditional yoga practices and poses get a lift in this class that focuses on meditation in movement. Build whole body strength and get to enjoy passive inversions as we hang upside down and decompress the spine. Wear a t-shirt that covers your armpits and yoga pants/sweatpants. Please bring your own water bottle.

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

Cost: $20

11:15am-12:15pm Mon. Nov. 13

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+

1-6pm Mon. Nov. 13

Community Acupuncture Clinic

Community Acupuncture Clinic open every Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, and Friday. Call ahead to reserve your place.

Classic Acupuncture 2711 Pleasant St. Suite 1H, Eau Claire

Cost: $30-$35 sliding scale fee

Age: 18+

3:30-8pm Mon. Nov. 13

The Ingredients for Happiness - CVFCA Caregiver Town Hall Meeting

The Chippewa Valley Family Caregiving Alliance will be holding its 15th Annual Caregiver Town Hall Meeting. Featured speaker will be Tom Kidd who will discuss "The Ingredients for Happiness". Registration is required by phone or by website.

Peace Lutheran Church 501 E. Fillmore Ave., Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: Caregivers - Seniors

3:30-4:45pm Mon. Nov. 13

"Mocha Joe and Me" Reading Program

Read with local therapy dog, Mocha Joe. Cozy up with this loveable canine and read him your favorite story. Parents/caregivers of readers ages 12 and under may sign up for 15 minute sessions.

Altoona Public Library 1303 Lynn Ave., Altoona

Cost: FREE

Age: Ages 12 and under

3:30-4:45pm Mon. Nov. 13

LEGO Club

LEGOs are provided in the library's community room for imaginative play. Creations will be displayed in the library for a month. No sign up required. Meets the second Monday of the month.

Altoona Public Library 1303 Lynn Ave., Altoona

Cost: FREE

Age: Ages 4-12

3:30-8pm Mon. Nov. 13

15th Annual Caregiver Resource Fair The Ingredients for Happiness

This resource fair, dinner, and town hall meeting for caregivers is hosted by the Chippewa Valley Family Caregiving Alliance. Door prizes, exhibits, chair massages, optional breakout sessions, welcome & dinner, and a keynote speaker.

Peace Lutheran Church 501 E. Fillmore Ave., Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

4-7pm Mon. Nov. 13

Car Seat Check

Get your child’s car seat inspected by a certified car seat technician. Car seats are checked for proper size and installation, as well as possible recalls. Learn about correct use of car seats, and ensure proper seat belt fit for older children. Allow 30 minutes per car seat. Child and vehicle must be present.

CVTC West Campus, Emergency Services Education Center 3623 Campus Road, Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

4-7pm Mon. Nov. 13

Antique Appraisal Event with Mark F. Moran

Appraisals are by appointment only. To register or for more information please contact the reference desk. Limit of one item per person. Only certain items will be evaluated. Contact the library for acceptable items.

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

Cost: FREE

4:30-5:30pm Mon. Nov. 13

Chippewa Valley Ukulele Orchestra

Each meeting features lesson time for beginning and advanced students as well as a rehearsal as an ensemble. New members at all levels welcome. Students who have never played ukulele before should schedule an introductory lesson before attending.

Eau Claire Music School 1620 Ohm Avenue, Eau Claire

Cost: $12 drop-in, $30 3-pass punchcard, $25 one-time registration fee

5-6pm Mon. Nov. 13

Sensory Night at the Trampoline Park

Action City will provide a quieter, toned down experience for those with special needs. This is an all ages, all bodies, all abilities event.

Action City 2402 Lorch Ave., Eau Claire

Cost: $10/child for 2 hour pass

Age: All Ages

5:30pm Mon. Nov. 13

Prenatal Yoga at Latitude 44 Yoga Studio

This class is designed to strengthen and support your body throughout your pregnancy. Meditation, breath, and movement are used to focus on awareness and muscles that are key to a healthy pregnancy and labor. Connect with your body's innate wisdom and other moms-to-be in the area.

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

Cost: $15 drop-in (or membership, punch-card)

5:30-6:30pm Mon. Nov. 13

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+

5:30-6:30pm Mon. Nov. 13

Fit Through the Holidays

Are you too busy during the holiday season to take time for yourself? This is your chance to jump-start to a healthier you. To register go online or stop by or call the Altoona Parks & Recreation office.

Prairie Event Center 1445 Front Porch Place, Altoona

Cost: $30

Age: Adult

6-7:15pm Mon. Nov. 13

Gentle Yoga

Provides all the benefits of the yoga experience at a slower and steadier pace and helps to reduce stress, feel strong yet flexible in your body and increase positive energy. Will include instruction on poses, breathing techniques and relaxation practice. Dress in loose-fitting clothing, bring a yoga mat or blanket and water bottle.

Wise Nature Center, Beaver Creek Reserve S1 Cty Rd. K, Fall Creek

Cost: 10 punch card – Friends $80, Nonmembers $100 OR $10 Members, $12 Nonmembers at the door

6-8pm Mon. Nov. 13

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

6pm Mon. Nov. 13

Speed Oiling

A fun, free, fast-paced doTERRA Event. Learn about some awesome doTERRA products. Bring a guest for a free gift.

4 Mile Restaurant & Bar S5786 Hwy. 37, Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: Everyone Welcome

6:15-7:15pm Mon. Nov. 13

Zumba with PS-Get Fit

No experience required and all fitness levels are welcome.

Excite! Wellness Studio 107 N. Bridge Street, Chippewa Falls

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

Age: All Ages

6:30-7:30pm Mon. Nov. 13

Yoga: Stretch and Pray

If you are looking for a healthful way to begin your week and center yourself and your relationship with God, this opportunity may be for you. You're invited to join Trinity member Lynn Buske - director of BaredFeet, Co., for Yoga this October and November.

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

Cost: FREE

Age: adults

6:30-8:30pm Mon. Nov. 13

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

7-9:30pm Mon. Nov. 13

Confident Birth Childbirth Class Series (Bradley Method)

This 8 week natural childbirth class series is a great fit for any expectant couple due this winter. Former Bradley Method Instructors, Amanda and Tim Gunderson, teach an in-depth and interactive childbirth course covering topics such as prenatal nutrition & exercise, stages of labor & positions, the coach's role, complications, breastfeeding, postpartum & newborn care.

Receive Address Upon Registration, Altoona

7-10pm Mon. Nov. 13

Monday Jazz Sessions hosted by Michael Shults and Jeremy Boettcher

Join UW-Eau Claire jazz faculty Michael Shults, Jeremy Boettcher, Christine Hitt and more for our Monday night jazz series, which pays homage to the long and storied tradition of the jam session. Bring your axe, call a tune, and sit in after the first set with local professionals who have played some of the country's premier jazz venues

The Oxbow Hotel 516 Galloway St., Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

7-9pm Mon. Nov. 13

Open Gym Pickleball

Join us for open gym Pickleball. Monday and Wednesday nights at DeLong Middle School. No play 11/20, 11/22, 12/25, 12/27, 1/01, 1/22, 2/26, 3/19,and 3/21. Appropriate gym shoes required.

Delong Middle School 2000 Vine St., Eau Claire

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

Age: Adults 18+

7-9pm Mon. Nov. 13

Organ Recital by Bruce Bengtson

Organist Bruce Bengtson, of Luther Memorial Church in Madison, Wi, will play works of Bach and other German composers. Sponsored by Chippewa Valley Chapter of American Guild of Organists.

Grace Lutheran Church 202 W. Grand Ave., Eau Claire

Cost: Freewill offering

Age: All Ages

7pm Mon. Nov. 13

Social Entrepreneurship: Helping to Shrink a Critical Divide

While working in refugee camps in the war-torn former Yugoslavia, Tea Rosman-Clark made a commitment to serve those whose lives had been disrupted by conflict. Years later, she founded Green Card Voices, an organization that combats stereotypes by empowering immigrants to tell their stories. Hear how she grew it into the largest library of immigrant stories in the U.S.

University of Wisconsin Eau Claire, Davies Center, Ojibwe Room 105 Garfield Avenue, Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: 18+

Ongoing Events For 11/13/2017

karaoke/DJ, galleries, classes, etc