Events For 11/23/2017

7am Thu. Nov. 23

10th Annual Festival Foods Turkey Trot

A 5 mile run and a 2 mile walk and is open to everyone of all ages and abilities. This event is meant to be fun for the whole family, not just seasoned athletes. The Turkey Trot is perfect for anyone who wants to kick off Thanksgiving Day with a bit of exercise and a lot of fun.

Hobbs Ice Arena 915 Menomonie St., Eau Claire

Cost: Adults $25-30; Children $20-25

7:30-8:30am Thu. Nov. 23

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

8-10am Thu. Nov. 23

108 Suns: Sagittarius

On Thanksgiving morning, come harness the power of the sun with a moving meditation as we move into the next sun cycle. The sun is the factor planet of self confidence and energy power. During this moving meditation, you will be lead through 4 series of 27 sun salutations. Each series will use a different mantra to harness the energy of the sun as it moves into Sagittarius.

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

Cost: $15 (included in membership)

9-9:55am Thu. Nov. 23

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 Thu. Nov. 23

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

9:15-10:15am Thu. Nov. 23

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. 23

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 Thu. Nov. 23

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

11am-4pm Thu. Nov. 23

Thanksgiving Buffet at 29 Pines

Join 29 Pines for Thanksgiving day for their annual Thanksgiving Buffet. Phone reservations recommended. Serving turkey, ham, roast beef, and all of your Thanksgiving favorites. Coffee, soda, and dessert included. Bloody Mary's and Spiked Punch will also be available.

29 Pines Hotel and Convention Center 5872 33rd Ave., Eau Claire

Cost: $17.99 Adults $16.99 Seniors $6.99 Kids 6-12 $6.99 Kids 5 and under $4.99

Age: All Ages

11am-5pm Thu. Nov. 23

Caradori Pottery Local Artists

Work by local artists. Featuring: Willem Gebben, Mel Sundby, Susan O'Brian, Dan Ingersoll, Allan Servoss, Lori Chilefone, Joe Maurer, Robert Barfknecht, Anders Shafer, Barbara Shafer and Hope Greene.

Caradori Pottery 359 Ferry Street, Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

noon-1pm Thu. Nov. 23

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+

noon-2pm Thu. Nov. 23

Thanksgiving Day Community Dinner

Individuals and families from all over the Chippewa Valley are invited to celebrate Thanksgiving at the mission and a free community meal. Everyone is welcome to come and enjoy a delicious meal where they will be served by friendly staff and volunteers.

Hope Gospel Mission 8 S. Farwell St., Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

noon-8pm Thu. Nov. 23

Photos with Santa at Oakwood Mall

Santa will be at Oakwood Mall daily. Santa’s house is located in the Sears wing. Santa may take occasional breaks to feed the reindeer throughout the day, so be sure to check his schedule online. Time flies, except when you're in line, so go online to make a reservation and get to see the big guy on time!

Oakwood Mall 4800 Golf Rd, Eau Claire

noon-12:45pm Thu. Nov. 23

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

noon-8pm Thu. Nov. 23

Shakers and Makers: American Folk Art and Beyond Art Exhibit

This eclectic art exhibit begins with art made by 1800’s Shakers alongside fine artists of today and makers of our region. Challenging stereotypes of both folk art and fine art brings fun and interesting art into Galaudet Gallery

Galaudet Gallery LLC 618 South Farwell, Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

noon-8pm Thu. Nov. 23

Choix Roses

Galaudet Gallery is bringing you a room full of roses in Choix Roses showing roses by the famed botanical artist Pierre J. Redoute.

Galaudet Gallery LLC 618 S Farwell St, Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

1-6pm Thu. Nov. 23

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+

1-3pm Thu. Nov. 23

Alano Club Thanksgiving Gathering

T turkey and stuffing, mashed potatoes and gravy. You are welcome to bring your favorite side dish to pass. The Alano Club is a social community interested in 12-step and other recovery-oriented meetings.

Alano Club 105 N. 21rst Street, Menomonie

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

4:15-5:15pm Thu. Nov. 23

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

5-5:55pm Thu. Nov. 23

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+

5pm Thu. Nov. 23

30th Annual Christmas Village Opening Night

The lights go on at 5pm at the Christmas Village located at Irvine Park on Bridgewater Avenue in Chippewa Falls. The park will be only open to foot traffic from 5-6:30pm that night than vehicle traffic 6:30-9:30pm.

Irvine Park Bridgewater Avenue, Chippewa Falls

6-6:45pm Thu. Nov. 23

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

6-7pm Thu. Nov. 23

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

6:30-9pm Thu. Nov. 23

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

6:30-8pm Thu. Nov. 23

Eau Claire Wellness Party

Learn about holistic and natural ways to increase your energy, decrease inflammation, how to go green in your home, get rid of toxic chemicals, and enjoy pesticide free veggies and organic treats.

Please Call or Email For Event Location

Cost: FREE

6:30-8:30pm Thu. Nov. 23

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

7-8pm Thu. Nov. 23

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. 23

Qigong, Meditation and Breath Practice (Pranayama) with Justin

These classes will help students learn valuable skills that they can use throughout their day and help students experience more peace, joy and happiness throughout their life.

Soulstice Wellness Center 1316 Fairfax Street #103 & #104, Eau Claire

Cost: Donation-Based

Age: 18+

9pm Thu. Nov. 23

Music/Karaoke at Hallie Bar & Grill

Drink, sing, and be merry. Music, music videos, and karaoke go until close. Happy Hour prices start at midnight. Fun, relaxed atmosphere.

Hallie Bar & Grill 1713 Hwy OO, Chippewa Falls

Ongoing Events For 11/23/2017

karaoke/DJ, galleries, classes, etc