Events For 04/17/2018

8am-12:30pm Tue. Apr. 17

Supporting Bereaved College Students and Emerging Adults

Many college students and emerging adults face their first significant loss just as they are striving for independence. Learn effective strategies for supporting this population through the unique challenges they face. The Hospice Foundation of America webinar will be followed by an in-person presentation by local expert, Lisa Quinn Lee.

UW-Eau Claire Campus (room TBD) 105 Garfield Ave., Eau Claire

Cost: $69

8am-4:30pm Tue. Apr. 17

2018 Spring Lean Certificate Series

The Lean Certification series comprises a series of workshops that include live simulations with a mentored implementation project at your company. This powerhouse combination provides swift and targeted technical competencies custom-fit to your unique needs.

Chippewa Valley Technical College 403 Technology Drive East, Menomonie

Cost: See Website for cost info

Age: 21+

9:30-11:30am Tue. Apr. 17

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

10am-noon Tue. Apr. 17

Tech Tuesdays - Open Lab

A digital playground for you every week. Create and play with our coding kits, 3D printers, robots, Augmented Reality Sandbox and more. The experience is only limited by your imagination. Feel free to drop in anytime during the two-hour window.

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

Cost: Free with Museum membership or admission

Age: All Ages

10:45-11:45am Tue. Apr. 17

The Hillcrest Dog Walk

Join ChiroElite's clinic pup Surly on a casual 3 mile walk through the old Hillcrest golf course trail. The walk starts at ChiroElite in Altoona and follows a beautiful public walking trail along Otter Creek. All well mannered dogs are welcome to join. Please RSVP by phone or email.

ChiroElite Chiropractic + Rehab 1219 10th St. W, Altoona

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

11am-1pm Tue. Apr. 17

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, The Dabble Box 400 Eau Claire St, Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

noon-7pm Tue. Apr. 17

Equine Lessons

Red Tail is offering riding lessons for beginners. More information on Red Tails Lesson Community on Facebook.

Red Tail Arabians, LLC N6093 84-th St, Elk Mound

Cost: $30 for the trial lesson

Age: Ages 5+

1-3pm Tue. Apr. 17

Dunn Dulcimers

All ages, all skill levels, and all string instruments welcome.

Christ Lutheran Church 1306 Wilcox St., Menomonie

2:30-3pm Tue. Apr. 17

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

2:30-4:30pm Tue. Apr. 17

Stained Glass Dangler

Create a beautiful piece of garden art using stained glass and glass beads. No garden—no problem! This piece is very pretty hanging in a window. Participants will choose a variety of stained glass pieces and beads which will be adhered to a special wire.

Beaver Creek Reserve S1 County Road K, Fall Creek

Cost: Friends $20, Nonmembers $25

3pm-4:30am Tue. Apr. 17

Modern Dance Classes

Modern dance classes, based on Martha Graham techniques as modified by Michael Doran. These classes are taught by Barbara Shafer and are adapted for all proficiency levels including beginner dancers.

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

Cost: $40 per month

Age: 18+

4-7pm Tue. Apr. 17

2nd Annual Family Fun Night

It's Child Abuse Prevention Month. This night of fun activities and a light meal is brought to you by Eau Claire Community Services - Children's Hospital of Wisconsin, Eau Claire Sheriff's Dept., and Eau Claire County Dept. of Human Services.

Eau Claire Indoor Sports Center 3456 Craig Road, Eau Claire

4-6pm Tue. Apr. 17

Teen Tinker Lab

Looking for something fun to do after school? Pop down to Teen Tinker Lab at the Dabble Box each Tuesday. The public library’s Dabble Box makerspace has a wide range of tech, crafts, and art supplies sure to brighten up those dreary winter afternoons.

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

Cost: FREE

Age: Grades 6-12

5:30-6:30pm Tue. Apr. 17

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

5:30-7:30pm Tue. Apr. 17

Stained Glass Dangler

Create a beautiful piece of garden art using stained glass and glass beads. No garden—no problem! This piece is very pretty hanging in a window. Participants will choose a variety of stained glass pieces and beads which will be adhered to a special wire.

Beaver Creek Reserve S1 County Road K, Fall Creek

Cost: Friends $20, Nonmembers $25

5:30pm Tue. Apr. 17

Gaylord Nelson Earth Green Award Celebration

Join local Sierrans and Conservationists to celebrate a local environmental hero: Mary C. Anderson of River Country RC&D. Learn about sustainable grazing and Mary's educational accomplishments, and socialize beforehand with beer, wine, and hearty appetizers.

Fellowship Hall, First Congregational UCC 310 Braodway Street, Eau Claire

Cost: $25 Adults, $15 Students

Age: All Ages

6-7:30pm Tue. Apr. 17

Rug Hooking Workshops

Create a mixed media flower pot motif project with instructor Dorothy Huse. Learn many creative techniques including hooking, basket weave, chain stitch, coiling standing wool, fringed sheared, pleated and bundled shearing, and beading. Advanced registration is required.

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

Cost: $75 for members, $85 for nonmembers

6-8pm Tue. Apr. 17

Protecting Our Earth: 2017 Policy Challenges and Successes

Environmental policy in 2017 was a tale of “the good, the bad, and the ugly.” Join us for a review of 2017 conservation, climate, and energy policies at the federal, state, and local level. A pillar event of the Chippewa Valley Sustainability Fair, this will inspire and empower you and give you resources to take action in the movement to protect our common home.

The Plus 208 S. Barstow St, Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

6-8:30pm Tue. Apr. 17

Equity, Diversity and Inclusion: Disabilities on College Campuses (Film & Conversation)

Come to continue the conversation of Equity, Diversity and Inclusion on the Eau Claire campus. The documentary DEEJ will be showing which is about DJ, a non-verbal individual with autism, and his experience of going to college. A discussion will follow with a panel of experts from UWEC.

Woodland Theater, Davies Center UWEC 105 Garfield Ave, Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

6-9pm Tue. Apr. 17

Ladies Game Night

Open to the public. Bring your friends and enjoy a night out playing all different types of games. Food/Drink specials all night long as well.

Princeton Valley Golf Course 2300 W. Princeton Ave., Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: 21+

6-7:30pm Tue. Apr. 17

"Just Mercy" Book Talk

One of Bryan Stevenson's first cases defended a young man sentenced to die for a murder he insisted he didn't commit. The case drew Bryan into a tangle of conspiracy, political machination, legal brinksmanship, and transformed his understanding of mercy and justice forever. Join a discussion of the book led by Sarah Harless, recently elected Eau Claire County Judge.

First Congregational UCC 310 Broadway St., Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

6:30-7:30pm Tue. Apr. 17

Eau Claire Guitar Club

Looking to improve your playing? Want to learn more about chords, strumming, improvising, and musical styles? Join instructor Tim Litscher (Evergreen Grass Band) for the Eau Claire Guitar Club. Bring your favorite songs to share (rock, country, folk, etc.) and learn new songs from others, too.

Eau Claire Music School 1620 Ohm Avenue, Eau Claire

Cost: $5

Age: 12+

6:30-8pm Tue. Apr. 17

Book Talk with Lucinda J. Miller

Lucinda J. Miller is a writer, teacher, blogger, and member of a conservative Mennonite community in Rusk County, Wisconsin. She is the author of a memoir, Anything But Simple: My Life as a Mennonite, and a children's book, The Arrowhead. Both books explore her family's deep rural and Mennonite roots. Books will be available for purchase.

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

Cost: FREE

6:40-7:40pm Tue. Apr. 17

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

7-8:45pm Tue. Apr. 17

Experience the Sound of Soul

Experience the Sound of Soul. Discover inner guidance, healing for body, mind, & spirit, & a higher form of creativity by chanting the sacred sound of HU. Spiritual discussion & light refreshments afterward. You’re invited to chant HU, contemplate for a few minutes, & enjoy an open spirit discussion.

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

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

7:30-8:30pm Tue. Apr. 17

Candlelight Yoga

Candlelight Yoga is a slow paced, meditative, relaxation class. Great for beginners and all levels.

Dragonfly Dance & Wellness 308 N Barstow Street, Eau Claire

Cost: $10 Drop-in

Age: 12+

8:30-11:30pm Tue. Apr. 17

Live Music at Cowboy Jack's: Open Mic

Preselected amateur and professional performs try out new material and plug upcoming shows. Variety of music genres: Jazz, Bluegrass, R&B, Country and Folk. Every Tuesday night at Cowboy Jack's.

Cowboy Jack's 1432 Front Porch Place, Altoona

Cost: FREE

Age: 21+

9pm Tue. Apr. 17

Open Mic at The Plus

Every Tuesday night at The Plus, open mic features tons of original music, full bands, acoustic performers, hip-hop, DJs, touring artists, and more before music gives way to standup comedy at 11pm, the truest way attendees can see the Eau Claire standup comedy scene blossom before their eyes.

The Plus 208 S. Barstow St, Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages (18+ Recommended)

Ongoing Events For 04/17/2018

karaoke/DJ, galleries, classes, etc

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