Events For 05/08/2018

8am-4:30pm Tue. May. 8

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+

9:15am-noon Tue. May. 8

CVTC Career Tours

Curious about college? Career Tour participants will tour CVTC’s campuses and explore programs of interest through classroom/lab visits and talking with instructors and current students.

Chippewa Valley Technical College (Business Education Center Auditorium) 620 W. Clairemont Ave., Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

9:30-11:30am Tue. May. 8

Eau Claire Area Memory Café

The café offers a comfortable way for you and your care partner to have fun and socialize with others who have Mild Cognitive Impairment, early to moderate Alzheimer’s or other types of dementia, and those who worry about memory problems. 2nd Tuesdays 9:30-11:30am • Chippewa Valley Museum Auditorium, Carson Park // 4th Monday 1:30-3:30pm • St. John’s Lutheran Church 1804 Highland Avenue Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

9:30-11:30am Tue. May. 8

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

10-11am Tue. May. 8

Medicare 101: An Educational Event

Medicare 101 provides a foundational understanding of the four parts of Medicare; Part A Hospital, Part B Medical, Part C Medicare Advantage and Part D Prescription Drug. During this educational presentation information will be provided on initial enrollment as well as additional enrollment periods pertaining to Part C options.

Insurance Associates 3413 Golf Road, Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

10am-noon Tue. May. 8

Tech Tuesdays - Open Lab

CMEC is opening up a digital playground for you every week. Create and play with coding kits, 3D printers, robots, Augmented Reality Sandbox and more. The experience is limited only 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

10am-3:30pm Tue. May. 8

Mother's Day Succulent Rose Bowl

Create mom a sweet succulent gift. Class Time: 10-11:30 am, 1-1:30 pm, and 2-3:30 pm Please call to register for class time. Includes: (1) glass rose bowl, (3). 2" succulents, potting mix, moss, glass rock, and ribbon.

Green Oasis Gardens 1403 122nd Street, Chippewa Falls

Cost: $20

Age: All Ages

11am-1pm Tue. May. 8

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

1:30-4:30pm Tue. May. 8

Silk Scarf Class

Create a gorgeous silk scarf using a variety of color hue dyes. Learn how to achieve different pattern and color effects and also have the opportunity to learn and apply a variety of techniques to achieve different textures. All students will complete and take home their creation after class.

Beaver Creek Reserve S1 County Road K, Fall Creek

Cost: Friends $25, Nonmembers $30

Age: Adult

3pm-4:30am Tue. May. 8

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.

Dancers Studio 800 Wisconsin St. (Banbury Place, Building 13 - Room 122), Eau Claire

Cost: $40 per month

Age: 18+

4-6pm Tue. May. 8

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. May. 8

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

5:30-8:30pm Tue. May. 8

Silk Scarf Class

Create a gorgeous silk scarf using a variety of color hue dyes. Learn how to achieve different pattern and color effects and also have the opportunity to learn and apply a variety of techniques to achieve different textures. All students will complete and take home their creation after class.

Beaver Creek Reserve S1 County Road K, Fall Creek

Cost: Friends $25, Nonmembers $30

Age: Adult

5:30-6:30pm Tue. May. 8

Living Again: What's in Your Drink?

Learn how to select the healthy drink option when shopping. Facilitated by Kay Alberg, registered dietician.

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

Cost: FREE

Age: Adults

5:30-6:30pm Tue. May. 8

Medicare 101: An Educational Event

Medicare 101 provides a foundational understanding of the four parts of Medicare; Part A Hospital, Part B Medical, Part C Medicare Advantage and Part D Prescription Drug. During this educational presentation information will be provided on initial enrollment as well as additional enrollment periods pertaining to Part C options.

Insurance Associates 3413 Golf Road, Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

6-7:30pm Tue. May. 8

Tainter Menomin Lake Improvement Association Monthly Meeting

No matter who you are, you live in a watershed and your voice matters. Come introduce yourself to other watershed citizens at this month's TMLIA meeting.

Dunn County Fish and Game Clubhouse 1600 Pine Ave, Menomonie

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

6-7pm Tue. May. 8

Seed Saving Workshop

Saving your own seeds for even a few of the veggies you grow can help you save money. Keep varieties that do well in your garden, and get to know your plants better. Instructor: Kathleen Plunkett-Black.

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

Cost: FREE (Registration required)

Age: All Ages

6-8pm Tue. May. 8

Acrylic Pour Painting Workshop

Dive into the world of acrylic pour painting. Understand the nature of fluid acrylics as we walk through basic techniques and materials with hands on practice. Create two unique works of art using 8x10” canvases. Pieces will need a few days to dry. Space is limited, email for registration.

Pine Harbor Studio 7157 185th St., Chippewa Falls

Cost: $35

Age: 10+

6:30-8pm Tue. May. 8

Family Night at the Y

Grab your son, daughter, niece, nephew, or grandchild and check out the newly designed YMCA family nights. Each night will feature a hands-on activity for families and children to complete together. Leave the prep and clean up to us as you enjoy time well-spent with family.

Eau Claire YMCA 700 Graham Ave., Eau Claire

Cost: Member $7, Community $12

Age: All Ages

6:30-7:30pm Tue. May. 8

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+

6:30-8:30pm Tue. May. 8

The Paint Shack

Enjoy a fun time painting made easy and exciting. A talented social artist will instruct you step by step through recreating the featured painting. Paint on canvas, wood, bags, glasses, and more. Check the website for more information on scheduled events and classes.

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

Cost: $10-$40

Age: All Ages

6:30pm Tue. May. 8

SOS: Saving Our Songbirds By Saving Their Habitats

Craig Thompson, a DNR Program Manager based in LaCrosse, knows how important birds are to people, and how important the work that people do to save and protect vital habitats is to birds. He's a passionate advocate for songbirds, and has led…

Chippewa Valley Technical College - Chippewa Falls Campus 770 Scheidler Rd, Chippewa Falls

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

6:40-7:40pm Tue. May. 8

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 Tue. May. 8

Writing Science Fiction Collaboratively with Caroline Akervik & Ruth Rankin

Ruth Rankin and Caroline Akervik are sisters, friends and local coauthors. They share a love of good cheese and Young Adult Fiction. Join them to read and discuss their new Young Adult Science Fiction Novel, Halcyon: A Sentinel Novel.

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

Cost: FREE

7-8pm Tue. May. 8

Writers vs. Editors: Uncomplicating the Complicated Relationship

Join editor Tom Giffey and writers Karen Olson and Cathy Sultan for a candid conversation on navigating this important relationship. BJ Hollars, founder and executive director of the Chippewa Valley Writers Guild (CVWG), will moderate this CVWG Craft Talk discussion.

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

Cost: FREE

7:30-8:30pm Tue. May. 8

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+

7:30pm Tue. May. 8

Michael Perry: "So Where We At?"

New York Times Bestselling Author, Humorist, Singer/Songwriter, and Intermittent Pig Farmer, Michael Perry, returns for another evening of tales, laughs, and insights on living in Wisconsin. Perry’s bestselling memoirs include Population 485, Truck: A Love Story, Coop, and Visiting Tom.

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

Cost: Reserved: $20/seat | GA: Adults $15, Seniors $14, Youth $6

8:45-9:45pm Tue. May. 8

Singing Bowls: Eau Claire Energist

A special one hour session with Hilary Ivory of the Eau Claire Energist. Hilary will be playing her gemstone bowls for an enchanting sound meditation. No experience necessary to attend. You will be seated or lying down for the duration of the class.

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

Cost: $20

9pm Tue. May. 8

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)

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