Events For 05/23/2018

9am Wed. May. 23

One Million Cups

An event for local entrepreneurs to meet and present their startups to the thriving peer network of founders in Eau Claire. The coffee is encouraged.

Chippewa Valley Technical College 620 W. Clairemont Avenue, Eau Claire

9:30-11am Wed. May. 23

Bloomer Playgroup

This parent & child playgroup offers fun & playful opportunities for families to connect through music & story time, crafts & healthy snacks.

Bloomer Area Aquatic & Recreation Center 1731 17th Avenue, Bloomer

Cost: FREE

Age: 0-5 years

10-11am Wed. May. 23

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

10-11am Wed. May. 23

Story Time at Fall Creek

Bring your littles and enjoy exciting stories, songs, activities, and more. Help your child develop a life-long love of reading by showing them just how fun it can be!

Fall Creek Public Library 122 E Lincoln Ave, Fall Creek

Cost: FREE

Age: 0-5 year olds

10am-noon Wed. May. 23

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

11am-1pm Wed. May. 23

Summer Lunch Break Open Skate

Cool off this summer at Hobbs Ice Arena's Summer Lunch Break Open Skate.

Hobbs Ice Arena 915 Menomonie St., Eau Claire

Cost: $4 or City Pass (1 Punch). Fee includes skate rental

Age: All Ages

11:30am-noon Wed. May. 23

Super Small Science: Paper Circuits

Introduce your preschool scientist to exciting hands-on and age-appropriate experiments.

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

Cost: Free with Museum membership or admission

Age: Preschool

3-5pm Wed. May. 23

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

3:30-6:30pm Wed. May. 23

Youth Safety Course

Feel confident and prepared to tackle the responsibility of staying home alone. This class will teach you safety basics like kitchen/cooking safety, what to do in case of varying emergencies, and how to handle tough situations regarding internet safety, strangers, and more.

Eau Claire YMCA 700 Graham Ave., Eau Claire

Cost: Member $30, Community $60

Age: Ages 8-13

4-8pm Wed. May. 23

Cultural Cuisine Night

Visit the delicious foods of Germany brought to you by the talented Hickory Kist chef. Pair it with a Lazy Monk Lager for a combination of flavors. Food will be served in the Bier Hall from 4-8pm or until it runs out. Please note that dogs will only be allowed on the patio during this time.

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

5-5:45pm Wed. May. 23

Vertical Barre

All body weight exercises, along with the pole for balance and strength. Wear workout clothes and be ready to have fun.

Dragonfly Dance and Wellness 308 North Barstow, Eau Claire

Cost: $10

Age: 16+

5:30-6:30pm Wed. May. 23

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. May. 23

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. May. 23

Cooking with Wild Game and Local Ingredients

Learn how easy it is to use fish, waterfowl, and venison to create delicious meals with local seasonal ingredients. Receive samples and recipes of each course. Instructor: Chef Kent Laidlaw.

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

Cost: $20 (Registration required; payment due at time of registration)

Age: All Ages

6-7:30pm Wed. May. 23

Young at Heart New Optimistic Single Seniors Club

Young at Heart is a local single seniors club for the separated, divorced, and widowed. It's a chance to get out and enjoy social gatherings. Email or call for more information. Second and Fourth Wednesdays the group meets for a burger night out.

Brickhouse Pub & Grub - Bar & Banquet Hall 2233 Birch St, Eau Claire

Age: 50+

6-8pm Wed. May. 23

Pure Water Paddlers Social Paddle: Glen Loch

Each week the Pure Water Paddlers go to a different spot in the Chippewa Valley. Every level of paddler welcome. Bring your own kayak, canoe or SUP and meet others who enjoy the sport. Life jacket required. Check the website and Facebook for any last minute changes.

Glen Loch Ashley Lane, Chippewa Falls

Cost: FREE

6-7pm Wed. May. 23

Succulent Planter Workshop

Create your very own succulent garden with the help of our dear friend Amy Schmitz. She will teach you how to arrange and care for your cute little succulents and you'll walk away with a garden you can call your own. Enjoy free coffee during the workshop.

Tangled Up in Hue 505 S. Barstow St., Suite B, Eau Claire

Cost: $20

Age: Ages 10+

6-9pm Wed. May. 23

Lakely Loves: Morel Mushrooms

There will be morel mushrooms to feast on. More information coming soon. Call the Oxbow front desk for your reservations. They can't accommodate significant dietary restrictions for these events at this time.

The Lakely 516 Galloway Street, Eau Claire

Cost: $75 per person

Age: All Ages

6-8pm Wed. May. 23

Parent Technology Takeover

Technology at home impacts school and beyond - and vice versa. That’s why many partners are coming together to offer this event planned with Chippewa Valley parents in mind. This event will get the conversation started and empower families to learn how to keep kids safe in our digital world.

Altoona Elementary School 157 Bartlett Ave, Altoona

Cost: FREE

Age: Parents

6pm Wed. May. 23

Wisconsin Home Craft Night

Show off your Wisconsin pride and come craft this Wisconsin Home wood sign. They'll walk you through the steps of creating this sign while you enjoy cocktails and delicious appetizers.

sideBAR on Grand 113 W Grand Ave, Eau Claire

Cost: $48 includes 2 drinks and all materials

6:15-8:30pm Wed. May. 23

Summer Rink Rat Hockey

Ever Wednesday April - August. Mite/Squirt (ages 7-10) from 6:15-7:15pm. Peewee/Bantam (ages 11-14) from 7:30-8:30pm.

Hobbs Ice Arena 915 Menomonie St., Eau Claire

Cost: $4 or City Pass (1 Punch)

Age: Ages 7-10 only

6:30-7:30pm Wed. May. 23

Yoga

This traditional-type style is for anyone who wants to be a part of the fundamental principles of yoga. You will be led by verbal description and demonstration. Each class starts and ends in Savasana and meditation. Register online or by contacting the Altoona Parks & Recreation Office.

River Prairie Center 1445 Front Porch Place, Altoona

Cost: $30.00/person

Age: 16+

6:30-8:30pm Wed. May. 23

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

6:30-8pm Wed. May. 23

Dunn County Democrats

At the Dunn County Democrats general meeting, Mahlon Mitchell, democrat gubernatorial candidate will share his vision for Wisconsin. All are Welcome, snacks will be served.

Menomonie Public Library 600 Wolske Bay Rd, Menomonie

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

7pm Wed. May. 23

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. May. 23

Jazz Session

Join us for a night of jazz and improvised music with host, Josh Gallagher. The Wednesday night jazz sessions bring new guests each week, drawing from the large talent pool of the Chippewa Valley. Jazzers are welcome to bring their horn and sit in on a tune or two.

Acoustic Cafe 505 S. Barstow St., Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

7-8:30pm Wed. May. 23

Songwriters In-The-Round

Working on new material? Want to gain experience sharing your music? Want to learn more about what other local musicians are doing? Songwriters In-The-Round is a group that meets regularly where musicians can do all of these things.

Eau Claire Music School 1620 Ohm Avenue, Eau Claire

Cost: $5

Age: All Ages

7-8:45pm Wed. May. 23

Experience the Sound of Soul

Come discover the miracles of HU with us in person. HU is for all people, regardless of your faith. We welcome you to experience the sacred sound of HU and the benefits of singing HU. Open Spiritual Discussion follows.

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

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

7-8pm Wed. May. 23

Fly Fishing Casting Clinic

Trout Unlimited Clearwater Chapter is offering a free fly casting clinic for adults interested in learning the skill and art of fly fishing. This will be a four part clinic and is limited to 10 individuals to enhance instruction. Fly rods will be provided or bring your own. Call Greg Lynch to register.

Owen Park 1st Ave. and Water St., Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: Adults

7:30-8:15pm Wed. May. 23

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+

7:30-9:45pm Wed. May. 23

Salsa/ChaCha Dance Lessons

Salsa and ChaCha 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 Moose members and students

7:30pm Wed. May. 23

Eau Claire Cavaliers Baseball

See a hometown baseball game with the Eau Claire Cavaliers baseball team. May 16, 7:30-10pm vs. Tilden Tigers May 19, 5-9pm vs. Brill Millers May 23, 7:30-10:30pm vs. Cadott Red Sox May 27, 3-6pm vs. Sparta Miller May 28, 1-3pm…

Carson Park 100 Carson Park Dr., Eau Claire

Cost: $5 adults; $1 students 18 & under; children 5 & under FREE; season ticket options available

Age: All ages

8pm Wed. May. 23

Pretty Little Liars Trivia Night

How much do you know about the smash hit television series Pretty Little Liars? All of the questions will be about this hit series. No pre-registration required, just put a team together, and come play. Surprises and prizes in store for top teams.

The Plus 208 S. Barstow St, Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

8:45-10:15pm Wed. May. 23

Adult Open Broomball

Helmets and sticks are available on first-come, first-serve basis.

Hobbs Ice Arena 915 Menomonie St., Eau Claire

Cost: $4 or City Pass (1 Punch)

Age: 18+

Ongoing Events For 05/23/2018

karaoke/DJ, galleries, classes, etc

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