Events For 11/30/2017

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

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

9-11:30am Thu. Nov. 30

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

9-9:55am Thu. Nov. 30

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+

9:15-10:05am Thu. Nov. 30

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. 30

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. 30

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-7pm Thu. Nov. 30

Community Book Sale

Do your book shopping at the annual Community Book Sale, where all new books are Buy One Get One Free. All profits from this sale go to promoting literacy in the community.

Memorial High School 2225 Keith St., Eau Claire

10am-5pm Thu. Nov. 30

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

10-10:30am Thu. Nov. 30

Mini Makers: Strings + Things

Once a week, let your fingers do the talking! Build and create using real tools of the trade. This week's project is creating masterpieces with string.

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. 30

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

11am-5pm Thu. Nov. 30

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-6pm Thu. Nov. 30

A Month of 8x8"; Jo Burke and Jody Balow at 200 Main Gallery

Jo Burke and Jody Balow, owners of 200 Main Gallery in downtown Eau Claire have embarked on a 30 day challenge, each creating an 8x8" piece of art each day of November. View the work that is inspired each day - by events, inspirations, activities and insights.

200 Main Gallery 200 Main Street (corner of Main and Graham), Eau Claire

noon-8pm Thu. Nov. 30

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

noon-8pm Thu. Nov. 30

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-12:45pm Thu. Nov. 30

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. 30

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-1pm Thu. Nov. 30

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 Thu. Nov. 30

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+

4-7pm Thu. Nov. 30

Opening for Jo Burke, Jody Balow; A Month of 8x8's

Jo Burke and Jody Balow, owners of 200 Main Gallery in downtown Eau Claire have embarked on a 30 day challenge, each creating an 8x8" piece of art each day of November. Refreshments and beverages served.

200 Main - Gallery & Studios 200 Main St., Eau Claire

4:15-5:15pm Thu. Nov. 30

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

5pm Thu. Nov. 30

Winter Wreath Workshop

Design your own winter wreath this Christmas season. Start with a base wreath and go over different ways you can “spruce” it up, Down to Earth style.

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

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

5-7pm Thu. Nov. 30

Meet the Artist's Reception: Holiday Art Fair

A reception where you can meet the artists for the Holiday Art Fair; a display of unique & affordable gifts by local artists.

Janet Carson Gallery 316 Eau Claire St., Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

5-7pm Thu. Nov. 30

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

5-8pm Thu. Nov. 30

3rd Annual Holiday Toy Trains

Featuring standard gauge trains running on 384 square feet of track all decked out for the holidays. Night trains on Tuesday and Thursday. Preschool age activities include Thomas the Tank Engine toy trains and track. More family activities on Thursdays & Saturdays.

Chippewa Valley Museum 1204 E. Half Moon Dr., Eau Claire

Cost: $9 adults, $6 kids Thurs., Fri., Sat; $2/person Tues. evenings (museum free); $2/person for museum members anytime

Age: All Ages

5-5:55pm Thu. Nov. 30

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+

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

Dinner Jazz: Jeremy Boettcher

Jeremy Boettcher has performed music throughout the world. He has toured extensively in S. Carey, traveling throughout the US, Canada, and Europe. Recently, Jeremy finished a residency for Jazz at Lincoln Center in Doha, Qatar.

The Lakely 516 Galloway Street, Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

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

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

6-8:30pm Thu. Nov. 30

Tapas for Holiday Parties

Learn to make Tapas for a low-stress way to throw a holiday party. Tracy Borkenhagen lived in Spain for 25 years teaching cooking classes. Tapas are appetizers, small, bites, and shareables. Recipes presented are simple. Learn lots of light dishes, as well as a heartier dish and a dessert. Beer and wine cash bar available.

Forage 930 Galloway St., Building 13, Suite 212, Eau Claire

Cost: $60

6pm Thu. Nov. 30

World AIDS Day

Hear from a longtime survivor of HIV as they tell about what it was like being diagnosed before the advent of lifesaving treatments, and what life is like for someone living with HIV in the Chippewa Valley now. Co-sponsored by AIDS Research Center of Wisconsin. No registration required.

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

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

6-8pm Thu. Nov. 30

Craft Lab: Brass Ring Wall Hanging

We will make a beautiful wall hanging with fringe using a brass hoop. This is a super simple project that anyone can do. Coffee and tea will be provided. Choose your color combination from a variety of yarns and beads.

Blue Boxer Arts 416 S Barstow Street, Eau Claire

Cost: $25

Age: 10+

6-7pm Thu. Nov. 30

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

6-6:45pm Thu. Nov. 30

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

6:30-9pm Thu. Nov. 30

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. 30

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

6:45-8pm Thu. Nov. 30

Eau Claire Jazz Jam

A monthly, guided jam session led by one of Eau Claire’s top jazz musicians, Paul Brandt. Students of all abilities are welcome to attend and participate. Get your musical questions answered, make new friends, and taking your playing to the next level.

Eau Claire Music School 1620 Ohm Avenue, Eau Claire

Cost: $5, free for ECMS students

Age: 13+

7-8pm Thu. Nov. 30

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+

7-8pm Thu. Nov. 30

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

7pm Thu. Nov. 30

Live at the Acoustic Cafe: Forward Brass Band

What started as a small gathering of friends that wanted to play lively music turned into a band that has played for crowds all around Wisconsin and Minnesota. Forward Brass is a student led group that rehearses on the University of Wisconsin- Eau Claire campus and arranges the music they play.

Acoustic Cafe 505 S. Barstow St., Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

7-8:30pm Thu. Nov. 30

Balance & Harmony Series

Discover ways to feel grounded by bringing warmth, consistency, and stability into your life through nutritional choices, daily routines, yoga, and meditation. Bring balance and harmony to your body and mind this holiday season by balancing vata dosha in this nourishing, grounding workshop.

The Yoga Room 2839 Mall Dr., Eau Claire

Cost: $15 for members; $25 for non-members

Age: 18+

7:15-8:15pm Thu. Nov. 30

Circus Conditioning

Want to work on your strength and flexibility? Work through fun training circuits that whip you into shape.

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

Cost: $20

8-10pm Thu. Nov. 30

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. 30

Clear Water Comedy: Josh Gondelman

Josh Gondelman is a writer and comedian who incubated in Boston before moving to New York City, where he currently lives and works as a writer for Last Week Tonight with John Oliver. Onstage, Josh charms audiences using his good-natured storytelling and cracks them up with his sharp, pointy wit.

The Plus 208 S. Barstow St, Eau Claire

Cost: $10; One Free domestic tap/rail/soda

Age: All Ages (18+ Recommended)

9pm Thu. Nov. 30

Vinyl Nights: Feng

Feng normally performs under the moniker Sloslylove, but tonight he will spin some vibey records on the tables.

The Oxbow Hotel 516 Galloway St., Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

Ongoing Events For 11/30/2017

karaoke/DJ, galleries, classes, etc