Events For 02/07/2018

Wed. Feb. 7

February Fitness Frenzy

Launched by Second Opinion magazine, this two week event features 96 free fitness classes at area gyms, health clubs, yoga studios, and more. Connect with an instructor to change your life and lifestyle, and make a healthier 2018.

Area gyms, health clubs, yoga studios, and more

Cost: FREE

9am-noon Wed. Feb. 7

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

10-11am Wed. Feb. 7

Dance as Exercise

Use techniques developed by Martha Graham, to stretch and strengthen all muscle groups, and to renew the spirit. The workout is done almost exclusively on the floor. And, the class is open to beginners and dancers, alike.

Banbury Place Dance Studio 930 Galloway Street, Building 13, Rm 122, Eau Claire

Cost: $40 per month

Age: Adults

10-10:50am Wed. Feb. 7

Little Language Lab

Is your toddler ready to get talking? This newest class aimed at exposing children to a language rich environment, where they will listen to stories, sing songs, learn finger-plays, move/dance, and do age-appropriate crafts and sensory activities.

Lily Pad Lab 1620 Ohm Ave (In the EC Music School), Eau Claire

Cost: $50/each, drop-ins welcome but please call ahead

Age: Ages 1-2

10-10:30am Wed. Feb. 7

Get Up & Go: Wheelbarrow Puzzle Races

Designed to keep your kiddos moving, these fun and physical games teach teamwork and skills that can carry home to your own living room. This week's activity is wheelbarrow puzzle races.

Children's Museum of Eau Claire 220 S. Barstow St., Eau Claire

Cost: Free with Museum membership or admission

Age: All Ages

10am-2pm Wed. Feb. 7

Grow Your Own Herbs

Bring your own mason jars or jars will be available to purchase. Glass rock, potting mix, twine or ribbon, plant tags and herb seeds will be provided. There will be a demonstration on cooking with herbs, a tasting of delicious samples, and other refreshments. Recipe cards available to take home.

Green Oasis Gardens 1403 122nd Street, Chippewa Falls

Cost: $10

Age: All Ages

10am-noon Wed. Feb. 7

The Paint Shack

A talented social artist will walk you through step by step how to recreate the featured painting. Paint on canvas, wood, bags, glasses, and more.

The Paint Shack 2524 Golf Road Suite 2c, Eau Claire

Cost: Ranges from $10-40 depending on the class

Age: All Ages

10:15am Wed. Feb. 7

Bouncing Babies Storytime

For pre-walkers, starting at birth. Lap rhymes, songs, stories, parachute games, bubbles and social time for parents and tummy time for babies.

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

Cost: FREE

Age: 0-12 months (pre-walkers)

10:30-11am Wed. Feb. 7

Altoona Public Library: Preschool Story Time

For children ages 3 - 5 years who are able to independently sit for a 30 minute session.

Altoona Public Library 1303 Lynn Ave., Altoona

Cost: FREE

Age: Parents and 3-5 yr olds

noon-12:30pm Wed. Feb. 7

Lunch & Learn: Build Your Credit 101 with WESTconsin

Learn the basics of managing and building your credit, what it takes to build a positive credit history, and how to manage your debt. Boxed lunches available for pre-order with registration. Instructor: Whitney Anderson.

Menomonie Market Food Co-op 814 Main St. East, Menomonie

Cost: FREE (Registration required)

Age: All Ages

12:10-12:50pm Wed. Feb. 7

The Time and Place: Getting Setting Right in Historical Fiction

Presented by Molly Patterson, professor of English at UWEC. Setting in historical fiction is more than just a place: it's time period, culture, customs, and values. It's the breakfast your characters eat and the way they do their hair. But how do writers keep from getting bogged down in the details?

Center for Excellence in Teaching and Learning UWEC Old Library, 105 Garfield Ave., Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

1:30-2pm Wed. Feb. 7

Altoona Public Library: Preschool Story Time

For children ages 3 - 5 years who are able to independently sit for a 30 minute session.

Altoona Public Library 1303 Lynn Ave., Altoona

Cost: FREE

Age: Parents and 3-5 yr olds

2-3:30pm Wed. Feb. 7

DIY Dabble: Nail Polish Jewelry

Create a ring or boutonnière using jewelry wire and nail polish. All materials are provided. Intended for ages 18 and older. Registration is required.

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

Cost: FREE

Age: 18 and older

3:45-5pm Wed. Feb. 7

Savvy Seniors Series

“Savvy Seniors Series,” is a free monthly information seminar that is open to the general public and will be held on the first Wednesday of the month from 3:45 to 5 p.m. Each session will feature a different speaker with a message focused on enhancing the quality of life for seniors.

The Classic at Hillcrest Greens 2455 Sawgrass Pl, Altoona

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

5:30-6:30pm Wed. Feb. 7

Belly Dance Classes

Learn the foundation of belly dance in Level 1, cycling on a 4 week schedule, consecutively throughout the year. There is no need to 'start at the beginning' of a series; everyone is welcome to drop-in any time and add a bit of dance energy to your day.

Dragonfly Dance & Wellness 308 N Barstow Street, Eau Claire

Cost: Drop-in $15; call for monthly rates

Age: 16+

6-8pm Wed. Feb. 7

Knit Club

Bring your fiber or beading project, sip Soul Brewed Coffee Roaster's coffee, share tips and tricks, and meet good people.

Blue Boxer Arts 416 S Barstow Street, Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages, under 16 supervised

6-8pm Wed. Feb. 7

Par-te-Rec (Specialized Recreation)

This program is for adults with varying abilities and exceptionalities. Activities include: dancing, table games, bingo, card games, theme events days, and conversation. Registration is recommended. Meets most Wednesday nights. 9/27-4/25. For a schedule of dates and themes, please see the Prime Times catalog online.

Hobbs Ice Arena 915 Menomonie St., Eau Claire

Cost: $3 Per Person (Pre-Registration Recommended)

Age: Adults 18+

6-8pm Wed. Feb. 7

Destination Yoga: Modicum Brewing Co.

Join Latitude 44 Yoga Studio at Modicum Brewing Co. for a 45 minute yoga class in their private events room - followed by beer tasting with your fellow yogis. The cost of the event includes yoga and half off your first flight of beer (a $3 savings). Accessible for all levels. Bring a mat.

Modicum Brewing Company 3732 Spooner Ave Suite A, Altoona

Cost: $15(member discount available)

Age: 21+

6-7pm Wed. Feb. 7

Paying for College: Grants and Scholarships

Come learn about the kinds of financial aid you don't have to pay back: where they come from, how to search, and why every student can get money for college.

Altoona Public Library Community Room 1303 Lynn Ave., Altoona

Cost: FREE

Age: Teens and parents

6-8:30pm Wed. Feb. 7

Wine & Whimsy

A 2 to 2.5-hour workshop with friends, a canvas and wine. An instructor will guide you through the painting of your very own masterpiece. Fun for all levels of experience.

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

Cost: $35

6-7:30pm Wed. Feb. 7

DIY Dabble: Nail Polish Jewelry

Create a ring or boutonnière using jewelry wire and nail polish. All materials are provided. Intended for ages 18 and older. Registration is required.

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

Cost: FREE

Age: 18 and older

6-8pm Wed. Feb. 7

Cyber Security Gathering - ECInfoSec

An exciting Eau Claire Meetup dedicated to Cyber Security, Hacking, and all things Information Security. Ethical Hacker and Penetration Tester Sam Gibson will be presenting on "Pivoting and Privilege Escalation in Windows Environments". Mingling starts at 6pm. Presentation at 6:30pm.

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

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

6:30-8:30pm Wed. Feb. 7

Abstract Acrylic Painting Workshop

This isn't paint by numbers or form constricting in anyway. If staying within the lines or following directions has never been your strong suit - this is the class for you! Join us for an abstract art workshop to learn from Eau Claire artist Steph Hruska. Workshop includes a take home palette knife, brush + your own wrapped canvas creation.

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

6:30-8:30pm Wed. Feb. 7

The Paint Shack

A talented social artist will walk you through step by step how to recreate the featured painting. Paint on canvas, wood, bags, glasses, and more.

The Paint Shack 2524 Golf Road Suite 2c, Eau Claire

Cost: Ranges from $10-40 depending on the class

Age: All Ages

7pm Wed. Feb. 7

Poker Night at Big T's

4 weeks to qualify then BIG tournament with lots of extra prizes & cash to be won. One free beverage weekly for all players. Test your skills.

Big T's 2007 3rd St, Eau Claire

Cost: $25 buy in; 12 week format

7-9pm Wed. Feb. 7

Adult Open Basketball

Open gym basketball. Wednesday nights at South Middle School. No play 11/22, 12/27, and 3/21. Appropriate gym shoes required.

South Middle School 2115 Mitscher Ave., Eau Claire

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

Age: Adults 18+

7-9pm Wed. Feb. 7

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+

7-8pm Wed. Feb. 7

Chippewa Valley Sierra Club presents: Discover Shinrin Yoku

Join the Chippewa Valley Sierra Club to discover the art and science of shinrin yoku, which translates from Japanese as "forest bathing." Spending time in green and natural spaces is scientifically proven to lower stress and anxiety, and improve overall health.

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

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

7pm Wed. Feb. 7

Bartlett & Way: The Great American Songbook

With trumpet/flugelhorn and guitar/vocals, Todd Bartlett & Jerry Way explore the full spectrum of jazz standards. The much-loved melodies and lyrics are iconic, while the improvisational treatments are fresh and original. The duo approaches the repertoire with respect for tradition, coupled with a drive to innovate.

Acoustic Cafe 505 S. Barstow St., Eau Claire

7-10pm Wed. Feb. 7

Classic Country Jam Session

On the first Wednesday of the month, join the Bear Creek Boys for a classic country jam. All country musicians and singers are welcome to perform. Back line provided including amps & drums. Please bring your own guitar.

Northwoods Brewpub & Grill 50819 West St., Osseo

Cost: FREE

Age: 21+

7:30-10pm Wed. Feb. 7

My Funny Valentine

Are you looking for the perfect Valentine date night? Join comedians Pat Hazell, one of the original writers for NBC's Seinfeld and a veteran of The Tonight Show, and Karen Morgan, finalist in Nick at Nite's Search for the Funniest Mom in America and the 2012 winner of The Improv's National Comic Search, as they join forces for an evening of hilarious and heartwarming stand-up comedy.

The State Theatre 316 Eau Claire St., Eau Claire

Cost: $25-35 (prices subject to change)

Age: 21+

7:30-9:45pm Wed. Feb. 7

Swing Dance Lessons

Swing will be taught in this beginning and intermediate series on Wed nights. All dancers are welcome to attend. There will be a practice dance after the lesson. Casual attire.

Eau Claire Moose Lodge 3606 Curvue Rd, Eau Claire

Cost: $12 per person, $8 with student id

7:30-8:15pm Wed. Feb. 7

Everything Zen (All Levels Restorative Style Candlelight)

Everything Zen is about incorporating everything you have available to create Zen in our life - yoga poses, bolsters, blankets, essential oils, sounds, breath, hot stones, soothing music, breath work and meditation all in a candlelit setting.

The Yoga Room 2839 Mall Dr., Eau Claire

Cost: $15 drop-in rate

Age: 18+

8-9:30pm Wed. Feb. 7

Grey's Anatomy Trivia At The Plus

How much do you know about Grey's Anatomy? Put a team together and show off. Prizes in store.

The Plus 208 S. Barstow St, Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

8:45-10:15pm Wed. Feb. 7

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 Wed. Feb. 7

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+

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