Events For 02/17/2018

Sat. Feb. 17

Chippewa Youth Hockey Tournament

With two full sheets of ice, full concession stand, heated viewing area and more. See contact info for additional details or to learn how to register a team. Different age brackets compete during different weekends. Check the online schedule for a complete list of who plays and when.

Chippewa Area Ice Arena 839 First Ave., Chippewa Falls

8am Sat. Feb. 17

Distance Running Course

Learn the ins and outs of marathon training through weekly 50-minute lectures covering wellness theory and running-related topics. Then try out what you learned during the Saturday running sessions.

UWEC McPhee Strength & Performance Center 509 University Drive, Eau Claire

Cost: $150

8-10am Sat. Feb. 17

EC Marathon Build Up Runs

All abilities and ages are welcome at the EC Marathon Build Up Runs. Each week join community runners and students from the UWEC Distance Running class as they extend their mileage, training for the half or full marathon. Longer runs have support on the course, and weekly distance can be tailored to your needs.

Zorn Arena UWEC, Garfield Avenue 121, Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

8am-3pm Sat. Feb. 17

Think Spring Garden Seminar

The Chippewa County Master Gardeners Annual Think Spring Seminar. The day includes speakers, workshops, vendors, lunch (included in registration fee), and door prizes.

Avalon Hotel & Conference Center 1009 W. Park Ave., Chippewa Falls

Cost: $30 before February 7, $35 after February 7

9am-4pm Sat. Feb. 17

ACT Prep Winter 2018

This program will walk you through each section of the exam. Full subject reviews, refresh your memory on important subjects, take practice tests and essays and receive feedback. Scholarships available.

University of Wisconsin - Eau Claire 105 Garfield Ave., Eau Claire

Cost: $199

Age: Youth

9-10am Sat. Feb. 17

In the Gallery: Saturday Morning Yoga

Saturday morning yoga in the Oxbow Gallery. Find yourself at The Lakely to experience an expansive brunch menu afterwards, enjoy a drink, and kick back while listening to lively instrumental tunes from some of top-tier musicians tge community has to offer.

The Oxbow Hotel 516 Galloway St., Eau Claire

Cost: $10

9am-1pm Sat. Feb. 17

Winter Market of Menomonie

A typical Winter market day is presented by 15-20 farmers and artists selling everything from vegetables to fruits, eggs, breads, meats and handmade crafts. Friendly atmosphere, fresh coffee, hot prepared foods and live music every week. All welcome!

Raw Deal 603 S. Broadway St., Menomonie

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

9am-noon Sat. Feb. 17

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

9am-6pm Sat. Feb. 17

Level 1 Natural Crystalline Way

Explore your individual way of connecting with the energies of the crystalline realm, work on your intuitive skills, discuss and utilize the powers of “grid-working” and spend a generous amount of time practicing what you will learn. Receive a certificate of completion for this unique method of healing on all levels of life

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

Cost: $300 for class with a $100 deposit

Age: Age 16+

9am-9pm Sat. Feb. 17

Bruce Warren: Edifices and Artifacts

Edifices and Artifacts is a photographic exploration in black and white of buildings, bridges and other cultural artifacts located in the Chippewa Valley, predominately in Eau Claire.

The Volume One Gallery Located inside the Local Store at the Volume One World Headquarters, 205 N. Dewey St., Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

9am-noon Sat. Feb. 17

Beginning Quilting

Learn classic quilting techniques by making a classic patch, three versions of the Friendship Star block, and make a double-sided table runner for your home or a gift. It sounds like a lot of quilting fun, but the classes do run for three hours each session.

Arts Coming Together: School of the Arts 107 Wilson Court, Menomonie

Cost: $35 (limited to 5 students)

9:30-11:30am Sat. Feb. 17

"Who's Been Here?" Winter Tracking for Kids

Kids can come to this program and learn some of the detective work it takes to figure out the answers. If conditions allow, children will take a short walk outdoors, guided by a naturalist, to look for tracks and identify who may have passed that way. Class includes making a plaster cast of a wild animal track to take home.

Beaver Creek Reserve S1 County Road K, Fall Creek

Cost: $7m, $10nm

Age: Ages 8+

10am-4pm Sat. Feb. 17

ArtMobile at Oakwood Mall

The ARTmobile connects children to the visual arts with fun and relevant art projects that have an educational aspect to them.

Oakwood Mall 4800 Golf Rd, Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

10am-3pm Sat. Feb. 17

Nate Rylander - the Jackson Pollock of the Midwest

View work by abstract expressionist painter Nate Rylander. “Action painting” can be seen in his artwork along with reclaimed materials such as hollow core doors. Inspired by several masters, we refer to Rylander as the Jackson Pollock of the Midwest with the influence being seen in several paintings.

B-Framed Galleries 313 S. Barstow St., Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

10-10:30am Sat. Feb. 17

Kefir & Fermented Veggies

Learn how to make fermented vegetables and kefir easily and economically at home. Participants will receive recipes, resources, and sample jars of each product demonstrated. Instructor: Tanya Young.

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

Cost: $10

Age: All Ages

10-11:30am Sat. Feb. 17

Youth Artist Workshops

Enhance your creativity and arts ability at the YMCA. Each month, a guest artist will lead a small group of students in a project of their own design. An exclusive opportunity to work one-on-one with a talented local creator.

Eau Claire YMCA 700 Graham Ave., Eau Claire

Cost: Member $30, Community $42

Age: All Ages

10:15am Sat. Feb. 17

L.E. Phillips Library: Family Storytime

Stories, songs and fun for the whole family, designed to ignite children's language and brain development.

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

Cost: FREE

Age: Age 0-6

10:15am Sat. Feb. 17

Stuffed Animal Sleepover & Pajama Storytime

Children are invited to leave one of their stuffed animal friends to “sleepover” at the library on Friday night (drop-off 10am-6pm). On Saturday morning, everyone can enjoy a pajama storytime and short picture slideshow of what the animals did during their “sleepover.”

LE Phillips Memorial Public Library - Youth Services Program Room 400 Eau Claire St., Eau CLaire

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

10:30-11am Sat. Feb. 17

Arctic Circle! (Planetarium Show)

Join us in our inflatable Planetarium to explore the changing arctic landscape. Shows start promptly at listed times, with room for only 25 guests. Sign-up sheets will be posted outside Failsafe 30 minutes prior to the start of the show.

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

Cost: Free with Museum membership or admission

Age: All Ages

11am-5pm Sat. Feb. 17

Saint Valentines Day Hustle

The St. Valentine's Day Hustle - Is an alley-cat style bike race that takes place on and around frozen Lake Menomin. Sign-up starts at 11am, race starts from the Market at 1pm sharp.

The Market 545 S Broadway St, Menomonie

Cost: $10

Age: 21+

11am-4pm Sat. Feb. 17

Pop up Restaurant Featuring Fontinalis at Northbound Supply Co.

NYC Chef Brendan Mchale & Musician Ben Lester have teamed together to form Fontinalis, a pop up restaurant serving rustic yet refined lake region food at the ever so curated Northbound Supply Co., an outdoor apparel boutique.

Northbound Supply Co 215 North Barstow St, Eau Claire

11am-4pm Sat. Feb. 17

Fiber Arts and Folk Life Festival

From wool spinning to folk toy demonstrations, loom work to maple candy, come and visit with individuals, guilds, and professionals who carry forward traditional methods of production. Explore live-action carving, painting, toy-building, weaving, braiding, quilting, fabric dyeing, cordage making, and more.

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

Cost: $7 Adult, $4 Student, 4 and Under Free

Age: All Ages

11-11:30am Sat. Feb. 17

Arctic Circle! (Planetarium Show)

Join us in our inflatable Planetarium to explore the changing arctic landscape. Shows start promptly at listed times, with room for only 25 guests. Sign-up sheets will be posted outside Failsafe 30 minutes prior to the start of the show.

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

Cost: Free with Museum membership or admission

Age: All Ages

11am-1pm Sat. Feb. 17

Make an Essential Oil Diffuser Bracelet

Learn how to make a stretch bracelet using stone beads with a lava bead for your essential oil diffuser. Lava beads are porous and perfect for long lasting aromatherapy. You will choose from a variety of stone beads and colors of lava beads. Your class purchase even comes with a small 2ml bottle of essential oil.

Blue Boxer Arts 416 S Barstow Street, Eau Claire

Cost: $35

Age: Ages 13+

noon-8pm Sat. Feb. 17

Choix Roses: les Deux

Discover floral wonders both romantic and gothic in beautiful artwork of bouquets, botanicals, roses and rose inspired art that spans the Age of Enlightenment to today. Experience authentic art that questions beauty and values, or just enjoy four spacious rooms of flowers.

Galaudet Gallery LLC 618 South Farwell, Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

noon-8pm Sat. Feb. 17

Bread and Roses

Inspired by Rose Schneiderman who said, “The worker must have bread, but she must have roses, too." encouraging everyone to think beyond just survival and to believe we should have art too. Enjoy illustrations by fashion designers like Betsy Johnson, Yves Saint Laurent, Ricardo Tisci, Karl Lagerfeld and more.

Galaudet Gallery LLC 618 South Farwell, Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

12:30-2:30pm Sat. Feb. 17

"Who's Been Here?" Winter Tracking for Kids

Kids can come to this program and learn some of the detective work it takes to figure out the answers. If conditions allow, children will take a short walk outdoors, guided by a naturalist, to look for tracks and identify who may have passed that way. Class includes making a plaster cast of a wild animal track to take home.

Beaver Creek Reserve S1 County Road K, Fall Creek

Cost: $7m, $10nm

Age: Ages 8+

1-3:30pm Sat. Feb. 17

Yin & Yoga Nidra Workshop with Abby Shroeder

Abby presents 2 full Yin sequences + Yoga Nidra. Tune into your inner world. Drop into your body and enjoy this delicious, meditative, and healing practice.

The Yoga Room 2839 Mall Dr., Eau Claire

Cost: $30 for members; $35 for non-members

Age: 18+

2pm Sat. Feb. 17

5th Annual Volume One Cribbage Championship

Do you have cribbage skills? Do you enjoy testing them out in bracketed-style competition? The Local Store is hosting the fifth annual Volume One Cribbage Championship. Winners receive awesome Local Store prizes. All game materials provided. Tournament made possible with help from the Chippewa Valley Cribbage Club.

The Volume One Gallery Located inside the Local Store at the Volume One World Headquarters, 205 N. Dewey St., Eau Claire

Cost: $5 registration fee

5:30-9:30pm Sat. Feb. 17

Lifeguard Training

Learn the skills to recognize, prevent, and respond to aquatic emergencies. The course certifications include Lifeguarding/First Aid/CPR/AED for Professional Rescuer (valid 2 years).

Eau Claire YMCA 700 Graham Ave., Eau Claire

Cost: Member: $185, Community: $225

Age: Ages 16+

5:30-9:30pm Sat. Feb. 17

Lifeguard Training

Learn the skills to recognize, prevent, and respond to aquatic emergencies. The course certifications include Lifeguarding/First Aid/CPR/AED for Professional Rescuer (valid 2 years).

Eau Claire YMCA 700 Graham Ave., Eau Claire

Cost: Member $185, Community $225

Age: 16+

5:30-9:30pm Sat. Feb. 17

Water Safety Instructor Training

Water Safety Instructor (WSI class) is an American Red Cross training that teaches participants how to lead swimming lessons. This class includes classroom and water-based instruction on how to teach swimming techniques and water safety.

Eau Claire YMCA 700 Graham Ave., Eau Claire

Cost: Member $225, Community $275

Age: 16+

5:30-6:30pm Sat. Feb. 17

Partner Acrobatics Workshop

In this hour and a half workshop you will learn how to support others (literally). Learn the basics of basing, flying and spotting in a supportive and non-competitive environment. No experience needed. Come alone or bring a friend/partner/'gal-entine'.

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

Cost: $20; $15/person if you bring a partner

Age: 15+

7-10pm Sat. Feb. 17

Live Music at the Acoustic Cafe: Girl Band

Jen Hazen of Davy J and Friends, Jenny and the Jets, Milk and Whiskey and Weapons of Brass Destruction teams up with three amazing women in a new collaboration: Sultry Kai Ulrica of Wolves at the Door and RavenWolf, Flutist Julie Majkowski of The Chippewa Valley Flute Ensemble, Guitarist and bass player Kori Riesenweber of Beacon James.

Acoustic Cafe 505 S. Barstow St., Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

7:30-9:30pm Sat. Feb. 17

Garry Wesley - A Tribute to Elvis

Elvis Presley was the greatest Entertainer that has ever lived, and Garry has captured the passion and charisma that made Elvis the legend he is. Garry not only bears a striking resemblance to Elvis but he has perfected those famous gyrating moves. His impeccable voice will stun you.

The State Theatre 316 Eau Claire St., Eau Claire

Cost: $25-35

Age: All Ages

7:30pm Sat. Feb. 17

The Addams Family: A New Musical Comedy

Wednesday Addams, the ultimate princess of darkness, has grown up and fallen in love with a sweet, smart young man from a good family. Wednesday confides in her father and begs him not to tell. Now, Gomez Addams must do something he’s never done before – keep a secret from his wife, Morticia.

Menomonie High School 1715 5th St. W., Menomonie

Cost: $3 students and seniors; $5 adults

Age: All Ages

7:30pm Sat. Feb. 17

CVTG Presents: The Comedy "Out of Order"

The 1991 Olivier Award Winner for Best Comedy of the Year. Richard Willey, a junior government official, plans to spend the evening at the Westminster Hotel with one of the opposition's secretaries. Things go disastrously and hilariously wrong staring the discovery of a body trapped in the window of his hotel suite.

The Grand Theatre 102 W. Grand Ave., Eau Claire

Cost: $10-22

8pm Sat. Feb. 17

Live Music: The Night Hawks

The Night Hawks will be rock n’ rolling great classic rock hits from 50's-90's, featuring talented musicians Steve Rindt, Jack Schneider, Tom Wieseler, and Tim Lynnes.

VFW Post 7232 2900 W Folsom St, Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: 2

8:30-11:30pm Sat. Feb. 17

Live Music: Derek Ramnarace

Derek Ramnarace's emotionally raw, honest and heartfelt lyrics are wowing audiences nationwide. As an acoustic musician he travels nationally performing a mix of his own original music and recognizable covers, singing both ballads and bringing a fun high energy show to the stage.

Sheeley House Saloon 236 West River St., Chippewa Falls

Cost: FREE

Age: 21+

9pm-1am Sat. Feb. 17

Live Music: Contradiction

Contradiction plays rock & country music.

O'Leary's Pub 809 W. Clairemont Ave, Eau Claire

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