Events For 03/22/2018

Thu. Mar. 22

Wisconsin Summit for Natural Resources Volunteers

The Wisconsin Master Naturalist Program and the Wisconsin Citizen-based Monitoring Network host this joint conference that brings together people from across the state to network, share ideas, build partnerships, and develop skills related to natural resources volunteering. Talks, trainings, networking, a volunteer fair, and more.

The Lismore 333 Gibson Street, Eau Claire

Cost: Early Bird Rates (through Feb 9): $20 Thursday, $50 Friday, $20 Saturday

Thu. Mar. 22

Wisconsin ArtsWest 39

This year 81 artists from 22 communities submitted 144 works to be judged for entry into the show. The juror for the exhibit is Cameron Anderson, an artist and a writer living in Madison, Wisconsin.

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

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

8am-noon Thu. Mar. 22

2017-18 Law Changes Wisconsin Sales & Use Tax Special Program

Designed specifically for contractors who are required to incorporate these changes into processes for managing the sales and use tax reporting. Will cover sales & use tax overview, recent law changes including the building materials exemption for contracts with exempt entities, and the construction contract exemption.

Metropolis Resort 5150 Fairview Drive, Eau Claire

Cost: $69

8:30am-4pm Thu. Mar. 22

Supervisory Management: Emotional Intelligence and Empowerment

Through this interactive session, attendees will build skills for delegating in a structured, yet empowering manner. This dynamic workshop will focus on three key areas: meaningful self-appraisal, emotional intelligence and the art of delegation.

Holiday Inn South 4751 Owen Ayres Court, Eau Claire

Cost: $600

9-11:30am Thu. Mar. 22

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. Mar. 22

Gentle Yoga

Movement for the body, training for the mind, sanctuary for the soul.

The Center 3701 E. Clairemont Ave., Eau Claire

Cost: $10, drop-in

9:30-11:30am Thu. Mar. 22

Play & Learn

You and your child will enjoy free play, songs, dancing, stories, crafts & snacks. Here you will find playing & learning go hand in hand. Come & experience learning through the eyes of your child.

River Source Family Center 403 High Street, Chippewa Falls

Cost: FREE

Age: Birth to age 5

9:30-11am Thu. Mar. 22

Stand in the Light Choir Rehearsals

People in the early to mid stages of memory loss, their care partners, and singing volunteers come together to share their love of music.

Lutheran Church of the Good Shepherd 1120 Cedar St., Eau Claire

Age: Adults

10-10:30am Thu. Mar. 22

Mini Makers: Clay Sculptures

Once a week, let your fingers do the talking. Build and create using real tools of the trade. This week's project is clay sculptures.

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

Cost: FREE with admission

10am-9pm Thu. Mar. 22

Record Smashers

How many spoons can you put on your face at a time? How many hula hoops can you spin at the same time? Come to the library for a day of record-smashing fun, and see if you can meet or beat a series of current world records.

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

Cost: FREE

Age: School-aged

10am-3pm Thu. Mar. 22

Create Your Own Felted Bunny

Create a tiny felted bunny for Easter. These adorable wool bunnies make great gifts or keepsake. Join us for this fun teen and adult craft. We will be using felting needles to mold our natural & dyed wool into bunnies (1.5"x1" in size).

Green Oasis Gardens 1403 122nd Street, Chippewa Falls

Cost: 1 for $5 or 3 for $10 per person

Age: Teen & Adult

10am-3pm Thu. Mar. 22

Grow Your Own Grass Easter Basket

Grow your own Easter basket and decorate with pussy willow catkins. Make a beautiful spring accent for your home. Class includes a liner, potting mix, grass seed, willow catkins, make a tissue paper butterfly accent, and decorate one hand blown easter egg. You're welcome to bring your own basket, or purchase one. Class lasts 1 hour, come any time during the window.

Green Oasis Gardens 1403 122nd Street, Chippewa Falls

Cost: 1 for $10; or 2 for $15

Age: All Ages

10:15am Thu. Mar. 22

L.E. Phillips Library: Little Movers Storytime

For babies who love to move. Interactive rhymes, parachute games, songs, stories, bubbles, and social time for parents and children.

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

Cost: FREE

Age: 6-18 months

noon-6pm Thu. Mar. 22

200 Main Gallery - Patricia Mayhew Hamm and Christy Skuban

An accomplished painter, with a wide and extraordinary body of work. She explores more mixed media techniques than anyone in our region. Her unique works go perfectly with Christy Skuban, who has always enjoyed exploring new mediums to express herself on an artistic level. Her colorful work includes felt making and construction of mixed media wall hangings and sculpture.

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

noon-8pm Thu. Mar. 22

Easter Bunny at Oakwood Mall

There's an egg-ceptionally wonderful Easter Bunny headed to Oakwood Mall. Take the eggs-press lane and reserve your place in line online. Bring your furry (or not so furry) family members to meet the Easter Bunny for Pet Night on 3/26.

Oakwood Mall 4800 Golf Rd, Eau Claire

1-3pm Thu. Mar. 22

Origami with Brad

Ages 10 and up. Drop in to learn some new patterns from our origami expert. All materials provided.

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

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

1:30-3pm Thu. Mar. 22

Dino Movie Making

School-age kids will help brainstorm, direct and film a movie about how dinos treat their library materials, starring an (almost) life size dino.

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

Cost: FREE

Age: School age

2:30-3pm Thu. Mar. 22

Pop-Up Play

Museum Playologists could pop up anywhere with a fun new challenge for you and your family to enjoy. Exercise your brains and bodies with a variety of action-packed activities.

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

3-5pm Thu. Mar. 22

All Ages Open Lab

Explore the library's newest DIY, hands-on space. Whether you're interested in 3D printing and coding or you'd rather color, paint or knit, the Dabble Box has something for you.

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

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

4-9pm Thu. Mar. 22

Artrepreneur - Demystifying the Artist’s Portfolio and Statement

Experienced artist and advocate, Rose Dolan‐Neill, Director of Visual Arts with the Eau Claire Regional Arts Council, will lead you through what to consider when creating impactful materials. At the end of this workshop, you will have developed these promotional materials or improve on what you already have.

UW-Eau Claire Human Sciences and Services Building 239 Water St, Eau Claire

Cost: $35

Age: All Ages

4:30-5pm Thu. Mar. 22

Moons: Worlds of Mystery (Planetarium Show)

Explore the different moons in our galaxy. You'll see incredible images that will blow your mind. Shows start promptly at listed times, with room for only 25 guests.

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

Cost: Free with Museum membership or admission.

4:30-5pm Thu. Mar. 22

Little Dancers Preschool

Little Dancers Preschool dance class + older dancers. Tap Ballet Creative dance.

Jean Marie's School of Dance 31 W Spring St., Chippewa Falls

Cost: $36/month

Age: Preschool 3 - 4 Yrs & older

4:30-6:30pm Thu. Mar. 22

YP Happy Hour: Bug Eyed Betty's

Join the Young Professionals of the Chippewa Valley for happy hour & networking. This event is open to any YP member or prospective YP member age 21-41.

Betty's Half Moon Saloon 1920 S. Hastings Way, Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: 21+

5-7pm Thu. Mar. 22

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

5-5:30pm Thu. Mar. 22

Moons: Worlds of Mystery (Planetarium Show)

Explore the different moons in our galaxy. You'll see incredible images that will blow your mind. Shows start promptly at listed times, with room for only 25 guests.

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

Cost: Free with Museum membership or admission.

5:30-6:30pm Thu. Mar. 22

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

5:30-9:30pm Thu. Mar. 22

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+

5:30-6:30pm Thu. Mar. 22

Lenten Yoga and Prayer

Take advantage of an opportunity to find connection, contemplation and self-care during Lent. Combining prayer, tension release, foundational strength building, contemplation and group connection guided by Lynn Buske of BaredFeet, Co. Walk the Labyrinth. All levels welcome.

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

Cost: FREE

Age: 16+

5:30-6:30pm Thu. Mar. 22

Prenatal Yoga

Prenatal Yoga is designed to strengthen and support your changing body throughout your pregnancy as well as prepare the mind for the process ahead. Breath and movement are utilized to foster the mind-body connection. Come expecting to find your inner strength.

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

Cost: $15

5:30-8:30pm Thu. Mar. 22

Dinner Jazz: Tim Sullivan Group

Since graduating from Memorial High School in 2002, Tim's musical journey has taken him around the world. Living in Chicago, New Orleans, and New York City, he has been fortunate to work with a wide array of artists, ranging from Aretha Franklin to funk legend Fred Wesley to nearly a dozen NEA Jazz Masters.

The Lakely 516 Galloway Street, Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

5:30-6:30pm Thu. Mar. 22

Gentle Warrior Yoga for Cancer Survivors

According to the American Cancer Society, studies suggest yoga may improve several aspects of quality of life. In this gentle flowing class, you will be guided safely through poses. The class is offered for both men and women who have been affected by cancer. Students should be able to move from the floor to standing without assistance.

Mayo Clinic Health System Cancer Center 1221 Whipple St., Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: Adults

6-6:45pm Thu. Mar. 22

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

6-8pm Thu. Mar. 22

Blue Ox Group Run/Walk

Enjoy a night with runners & walkers of all abilities as you traverse the beautiful downtown area along the river on a group run ranging from ~3.5 to 6 miles. Special events held about once per month with the weekly Thursday group-runs. See website for more details on the calendar.

Blue Ox Running 417 S. Barstow St, Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

6-8pm Thu. Mar. 22

Watercolor Hummingbird Workshop

Learn how to watercolor with artist: Tina Sheppard. Your painting will be 9" x 12".

Art on the Ridge 525 Park Ridge Court, Eau Claire

Cost: $25

6-8pm Thu. Mar. 22

Keeping the Farm in the Family

Do you own a farm? Gain a basic understanding of steps you can take to help secure your financial future, avoid transition obstacles, and develop a strategy to smoothly transition your business and maintain family harmony. Hosted by Thrivent Financial representatives Cathy Jenson - Thrivent Financial and Paul Deen.

Hampton Inn & Suites 2017 Stout Street, Menomonie

Cost: FREE, meal included

Age: adults (farmers)

6-8pm Thu. Mar. 22

March - Wine and Cheese Tasting at The Ivory

Join us at The Ivory Piano Bar for our Wine and Cheese Tasting Event. We will be sampling 6 differnet wines and pairing them with different cheese choices to make your pallet happy.

Ivory Piano Bar 2526 Golf Road, Eau Claire

Cost: $20

Age: 21+

6:15-10pm Thu. Mar. 22

Thursday Bingo at the Moose Lodge

Doors open 6:15. Games start at 7. Regular and Progressive Bingo. 50/50 Raffle, All proceeds after expenses go to Charity. Food and Drink served. Lunch Served before play and at intermission. 17 games played for as low as $4. Different Fundraiser every night.

Menomonie Moose Lodge 720 19th Ave., Menomonie

Cost: Varies

Age: All, under 18 must have Guardian

6:30-8pm Thu. Mar. 22

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

6:30-9pm Thu. Mar. 22

Class Reunion: A Mystery Musical Comedy

A family-friendly “who-done-it” featuring loads of comedy and harmonious singing. Many years have passed since the “kids in the class” walked the halls of old, soon-to-be-demolished Crandall High School, but tonight they are gathered in the old school gym to renew friendships

The Heyde Center for the Arts 3 South High St., Chippewa Falls

Cost: Dinner Show - Adults $34, Seniors $33, Youth $27 Show Only – Adults $15, Seniors $14, Youth $6

Age: All Ages

6:30-8:30pm Thu. Mar. 22

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: $10-$40 depending on the specific class

Age: All Ages

6:40-7:40pm Thu. Mar. 22

Zumba with PS-Get Fit

Zumba fitness with PS-Get Fit, LLC. No experience needed and we can modify for all fitness levels and abilities. Join a great group of women who support one another, have fun, and sweat to burn a lot of calories.

Pinehurst Fitness 3027 N Hastings Way, Eau Claire

Cost: 3 classes for $5; $5 drop-in and punch cards available

Age: All Ages

7pm Thu. Mar. 22

Rendering Reality: Writing with Honesty and Complexity in Memoir

This craft talk will focus on how using scene, form, and revision can help memoir and nonfiction writers represent themselves, their companions, and place with honesty and complexity. Using Mary Karr's experience writing Daughter in Retrograde: A Memoir Courtney will share her own process and answer questions.

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

7pm Thu. Mar. 22

Live at Acoustic Cafe: Steve Szydel

Steve Szydel writes original tunes and performs many cover songs including country and western favorites. Steve sings and plays an acoustic 12 string guitar as well as the porch board and a harmonizer. Steve writes songs that tell stories listeners can relate to.

Acoustic Cafe 505 S. Barstow St., Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

7-8pm Thu. Mar. 22

REGISTRATION CLOSED: Intro to Interactive Stories

Ages 12 and up. Discover three types of interactive digital stories, then experience works in romance, mystery, and fantasy at your own pace. Appropriate for teens and adults. Space is limited, but you may share a computer with a friend. Registration is required.

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

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

8pm Thu. Mar. 22

I < 3 Funny Women Lady Laughs Comedy Tour

Dina Nina Martinez is a transgender stand up comedian and actor from LA who currently resides in Chicago. Her signature blend of disarming sass and charm has been featured in comedy festivals and multiple world-class comedy venues including LA Pride, The Chicago Women’s Funny Festival, LA’s The Comedy Store and Chicago’s Zanies Comedy Club.

The Plus 208 S. Barstow St, Eau Claire

Cost: $10 (includes free rail drink, tap, or soda)

Age: All Ages (18+ Recommended)

8pm Thu. Mar. 22

Good Morning Bedlam with J.E. Sunde

Good Morning Bedlam shifts the general idea of what folk music is perceived to sound like. “We want to surprise our audience from song to song. Rather than creating our music to fit a genre, we allow it to be an outpouring of our own stories and unique sound”. The opener, J.E. Sunde, is an indie-folk artist from Minneapolis, MN.

UW-Stout Memorial Student Center, The Terrace 302 10th Ave. E, Menomonie

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

8-9pm Thu. Mar. 22

REGISTRATION CLOSED: Intro to Interactive Stories

Ages 12 and up. Discover three types of interactive digital stories, then experience works in romance, mystery, and fantasy at your own pace. Appropriate for teens and adults. Space is limited, but you may share a computer with a friend. Registration is required.

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

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

Ongoing Events For 03/22/2018

karaoke/DJ, galleries, classes, etc

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