Events For 07/10/2018

Tue. Jul. 10

Fairfax Pool: Shark Week

Fairfax Maxx's favorite week of the season! Sharky fun and games throughout the week.

Fairfax Pool 4200 Fairfax St., Eau Claire

Cost: $4.25/person or Season Pass; Children 2 & under are free

Age: All Ages

7-11am Tue. Jul. 10

Breeding Bird Atlas Blitz

This 5 year citizen science project aims to map the distribution and abundance of bird species breeding in WI. Along with contributing to the project, knowledge gained about bird behavior will be sure to make nature walks even more fun and interesting.

Citizen Science Center - Beaver Creek Reserve S1 Hwy K, Fall Creek

Cost: FREE

Age: 18+

8am-3pm Tue. Jul. 10

Summer Institute: Eau Claire

Summer Institute has a 40-year tradition of teaching and delighting children across the Chippewa Valley. Your kids will love the variety of activities, and you will appreciate the small classes that promise high quality learning.

Sam Davey Elementary 3000 Starr Ave., Eau Claire

Cost: $15 per class for Eau Claire district students and those who live in the district; $85 per class for all other students.

9am-noon Tue. Jul. 10

Camp Discovery

Children will be challenged to discover the wonder and beauty of God's creation by investigating science and nature through daily field trips.

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

Cost: $60

Age: Age 3 - 5th grade

9am-noon Tue. Jul. 10

Love Eau Claire Day Camp

Send your kids for mornings packed with sports, team building games, crafts, Bible stories, singing, snacks and even a li'l time for reading.

Cameron Park 1601 11th St., Eau Claire

Cost: Families pay based on annual income

Age: Entering 2nd-5th grade

9:30-11:30am Tue. Jul. 10

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. Jul. 10

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

9:30am-noon Tue. Jul. 10

Beaver Creek Butterfly Count

Join other butterfly enthusiasts for the annual Beaver Creek Reserve Butterfly count. Review species likely to be seen; then get directions for the count and receive a route assignment. Stay and count as long as you like. The results are forwarded to the North American Butterfly Association.

Wise Nature Center, Beaver Creek Reserve S1 Cty Rd. K, Fall Creek

Cost: FREE - $3 suggested donation

Age: Adults and kids Age 8+

9:30am-12:30pm Tue. Jul. 10

Boys Empowerment Stand Up Paddle Board Yoga

This one-day camp for boys ages 7-11 (9:30am) and 12-15 (1pm) includes 3 hours of activity on land and water. Your child will enjoy learning water safety, paddling techniques, and mindfulness while practicing a few yoga poses and splashing in the water. Registration is required.

Coon Fork Lake County Park E 25501 County Road CF, Augusta

Cost: $60

10-11am Tue. Jul. 10

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 Tue. Jul. 10

Micon Summer Kids Shows: "Despicable Me 3"

Instead of returning to a life of crime, Gru decides to remain retired and travel to Freedonia to meet his long-lost twin brother for the first time. The reunited siblings soon find themselves in an uneasy alliance to take down the elusive Balthazar Bratt, a former 1980s child star who seeks revenge against the world.

Micon Cinemas Eau Claire 3109 Mall Dr., Eau Claire

Cost: $0.25

Age: Rated PG

10-11am Tue. Jul. 10

Free Kids Yoga at Carson Park

Can bring a mat or borrow one of ours. Follow the signs – near the playground. ​

Carson Park 100 Carson Park Dr., Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: Kids all ages

10-11am Tue. Jul. 10

Summer Storytime

Summer storytime and activities for children birth-5 years old. Children must be accompanied by an adult.

Menomonie Public Library 600 Wolske Bay Rd, Menomonie

10am-noon Tue. Jul. 10

Camp Recycle

A course in how to save the planet. Learn all about sustainability and how to reduce, reuse and recycle your way to a greener life. ECASD students qualify for free tuition.

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

Cost: $80 Members/$90 Non

Age: Grades 1 & 2

10am-noon Tue. Jul. 10

Tech Tuesdays: Open Lab

A digital playground for you every week. Create and play with coding kits, 3D printers, robots, Augmented Reality Sandbox, and more.

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

Cost: Free with Museum membership or admission

Age: All Ages

10:15-10:35am Tue. Jul. 10

Toddler Tales Storytime

For two- and three-year olds. All storytimes features stories, songs, rhymes, fingerplays, music, and movement. All are welcome and no registration is required.

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

Cost: FREE

Age: Preschool

10:30-11am Tue. Jul. 10

Summer Story Time

Summer Story Time! Every Tuesday in June and July.

Altoona Public Library 1303 Lynn Ave., Altoona

Cost: FREE

Age: For ages 2-8

10:30-11am Tue. Jul. 10

Summer Family Storytime

Bring the whole family for an active half hour of stories, music, rhymes and movement.

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

Cost: FREE

Age: Family

10:30am-12:30pm Tue. Jul. 10

All Ages Open Lab

Whether you're interested in 3D printing and coding or you'd rather craft, make music, create art or play games, the Dabble Box makerspace has something for you. All ages open labs offer time for self-guided exploration with staff on hand to answer questions. All ages and skill levels are welcome.

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

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

10:45-11:45am Tue. Jul. 10

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

11-11:45am Tue. Jul. 10

Chill on the Hill Youth Art Classes

CVCA/Heyde Center provides an early introduction of children to the arts and culture through the offering of forty-five minute presentations of various arts and cultural activities at the Heyde Center during the summer.

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

Cost: FREE

Age: Ages 4-10

11am-1pm Tue. Jul. 10

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-12:30pm Tue. Jul. 10

Summer Painting Lessons

Classes are divided by age groups Confirm age groups online. All materials are always provided, students may bring their own if they wish. Finger Painting, Color Wheel, Color Mixing, Beginner Painting, Shapes, Tempera, WaterColor, Modeling Clay, Crafting.

The Painted Lotus Banbury Place Building 13, Suit 209, Eau Claire

Cost: $15, $35, $45

Age: K-12th Grade

noon-7pm Tue. Jul. 10

Grandparent's Day

Every Tuesday, grandparents free with child admission, $4.25 or Season Pass.

Fairfax Pool 4200 Fairfax St., Eau Claire

Cost: Grandparents free with child admission, $4.25 or Season Pass

Age: All Ages

1-3pm Tue. Jul. 10

Dunn Dulcimers

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

Christ Lutheran Church 1306 Wilcox St., Menomonie

1-4pm Tue. Jul. 10

10th Street Recreation Center Open Play

This drop in program has supervised activities for children kindergarten through eighth grade; children are allowed to come and go. While at the Recreation Center they will be encouraged to participate in ongoing activities. Should not be considered an alternative to individual child care.

Altoona City Park Pavillion 10th Street West, Altoona

Cost: $50 for entire summer

Age: Grades K-8

1-3pm Tue. Jul. 10

ARTmobile

The ARTmobile connects children with the visual arts. Children are invited to work on art projects with staff from the Eau Claire Regional Arts Center ARTmobile.

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

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

1-4pm Tue. Jul. 10

Boys Empowerment Stand Up Paddle Board Yoga

This one-day camp for boys ages 7-11 (9:30am) and 12-15 (1pm) includes 3 hours of activity on land and water. Your child will enjoy learning water safety, paddling techniques, and mindfulness while practicing a few yoga poses and splashing in the water. Registration is required.

Coon Fork Lake County Park E 25501 County Road CF, Augusta

Cost: $60

1:30-4:30pm Tue. Jul. 10

St. Paul's Lutheran Vacation Bible School

Exciting afternoons full of Bible lessons, crafts, science experiments, games, snacks, songs and fun. Preregister at website to attend or help volunteer.

St. Paul's Lutheran Church and School 1100 9th Street, Menomonie

Cost: FREE

Age: Preschool-rising 6th graders

1:30-3pm Tue. Jul. 10

"I Love to Color" Workshop

This is no ordinary coloring day. Kids are invited to help color a big cardboard rocket ship that's big enough to sit in.

Altoona Public Library 1303 Lynn Ave., Altoona

Cost: FREE

Age: Ages 9-11

1:30-2:30pm Tue. Jul. 10

Musical Instrument Petting Zoo

Musical games, special guests and a chance to try out an array of instruments.

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

Cost: FREE

Age: Family

3pm-4:30am Tue. Jul. 10

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+

3-4pm Tue. Jul. 10

Movement Over Menomin: Kids Zumba

Kids kindergarten through fifth grade are invited to bring their friends to the lawn of the Menomonie Public Library for some fun exercise and movement. This week's event is Zumba kids.

Menomonie Public Library 600 Wolske Bay Rd, Menomonie

Cost: FREE

3:30-4:45pm Tue. Jul. 10

Summer Minecraft Club

Come play Minecraft at the library Tuesdays in June and July. Laptops will be available to use. The library has an account that players can also use.

Altoona Public Library 1303 Lynn Ave., Altoona

Cost: FREE

Age: Teens going into grades 6-12

3:30-6pm Tue. Jul. 10

Book Bug

Each of these sessions will include games, reading, activities, and more. Stay for a short time or the whole thing, attendance will earn each child a free book to keep. If a child attends 3 weekly programs they will earn a free ticket for a field trip to the Great Lakes Aquarium on Aug. 23.

Augusta Memorial Public Library 113 North Stone St, Augusta

Cost: FREE

Age: Ages 11 and under

4-5:30pm Tue. Jul. 10

Summer Painting Lessons

Classes are divided by age groups Confirm age groups online. All materials are always provided, students may bring their own if they wish. Finger Painting, Color Wheel, Color Mixing, Beginner Painting, Shapes, Tempera, WaterColor, Modeling Clay, Crafting.

The Painted Lotus Banbury Place Building 13, Suit 209, Eau Claire

Cost: $15, $35, $45

Age: K-12th Grade

5pm Tue. Jul. 10

Teen Summer Program

Activities include Teen Iron Chef, Harmonica Lessons, Carpool Karaoke, Rock Band, Tech Day, Music Trivia, and Late Night Lock In (special sign-up required). Check weekly schedule online.

Altoona Public Library 1303 Lynn Ave., Altoona

Cost: FREE

Age: Grades 6-12

5:30-6:30pm Tue. Jul. 10

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

5:30-6:30pm Tue. Jul. 10

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. Jul. 10

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. Jul. 10

Essential Oils Basics - Session 4

Come and learn the basics of essential oils, how to use them, how they improve your health and wellness and why they are such a great natural alternative for your family. Pre-Registration is required. Registration can be done online or by stopping by the Altoona Parks & Recreation Office.

River Prairie Center 1445 Front Porch Place, Altoona

Cost: $5 Resident of Altoona; $10 Non-Resident of Altoona/session; Additional fee for products if you choose to purchase

Age: Adult

6-7:30pm Tue. Jul. 10

SABRE Pepper Spray Introduction

Be Smart - Be Ready - Be Safe. SABRE's Civilian Safety Awareness Program one-day class can help you learn how to identify threatening behaviors and be better prepared to escape dangerous situations safely.

Marc-On 4089 124th St., Lake Hallie

Cost: $35

Age: 18+

6:30-7:30pm Tue. Jul. 10

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+

6:30pm Tue. Jul. 10

T-Ball

This program is designed to teach children the basic fundamentals of the game and increase hitting and fielding skills. Everyone will receive a schedule for his/her team those nights.

Devney Park Devney Dr., Altoona

Cost: $55 Resident; $70 Non-Resident

Age: Ages 6-8

6:30pm Tue. Jul. 10

Tuesday Night Blues Concerts

The Chippewa Valley Blues Society hosts Tuesday evening concerts in Owen Park during the summer months. Features local favorites and a few from further flung locations. There'll be food vendors, great music, and an after party downtown at The Plus until 11pm. August 1st concert will be at Phoenix Park, not Owen Park.

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

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

6:30pm Tue. Jul. 10

Tuesday Night Blues: Mojo

On this 18th Anniversary celebration, the two founding members, Terry Demars and Josh Entzminger along with Josh's dad, keyboardist George Entzminger and veteran drummer Dave Schrader return to their roots to put on a searing performance for Tuesday Night Blues.

Owen Park Bandshell 1st Avenue, Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

6:30-8:30pm Tue. Jul. 10

Summer Painting Lessons

Classes are divided by age groups Confirm age groups online. All materials are always provided, students may bring their own if they wish. Finger Painting, Color Wheel, Color Mixing, Beginner Painting, Shapes, Tempera, WaterColor, Modeling Clay, Crafting.

The Painted Lotus Banbury Place Building 13, Suit 209, Eau Claire

Cost: $15, $35, $45

Age: K-12th Grade

6:30-8:30pm Tue. Jul. 10

Summer Trivia Night

Anything and everything that could relate to Summer. Grab a few of your friends and come on down for a tasty Lazy Monk brew and a chance to test your knowledge. Prizes awarded to the top team.

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

Age: 21+

6:35pm Tue. Jul. 10

Eau Claire Express vs Mankato Moondogs

The Eau Claire Express plays against the Mankato Moondogs. Bad gifts will be given away as prizes. Gates at 5:30pm

Eau Claire Express Stadium - Carson Park 702 Carson Park Drive, Eau Claire

Cost: $9 GA, $11 Reserved Grandstand, $14 Reserved Box, $28 Fan Deck; Season Tickets Available

Age: All Ages

6:40-7:40pm Tue. Jul. 10

Zumba with PS - Get Fit

All fitness levels are welcome and no experience is needed. Great way to get back to exercising or crank it up and push yourself even more.

Pinehurst Fitness 3027 N Hastings Way, Eau Claire

Cost: New, 3 classes/$5 or $5 drop-in or punch cards, 6 classes for $25

Age: All Ages

7pm Tue. Jul. 10

Summer Open Mic Series

Free to attend and all ages. The Venue (back room of The Plus) is proud to host a weekly early evening open mic. Come see and meet performers in the Chippewa Valley Sign up for performers begins at 7pm. Show starts at 730pm

The Venue 209 Graham Avenue, Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

7pm Tue. Jul. 10

Cathy Sultan Reading: "Damascus Street"

Join local author Cathy Sultan for a reading/signing of her newest title "Damascus Street." In her sequel to "The Syrian," author and Middle East expert Cathy Sultan once again uses her unique knowledge of the region to spin a suspenseful web of intrigue and deceit, mirroring the complexities of this ancient place where nothing is as it seems.

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

Cost: FREE

7:30-8:30pm Tue. Jul. 10

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. Jul. 10

T-Ball

This program is designed to teach children the basic fundamentals of the game and increase hitting and fielding skills. Everyone will receive a schedule for his/her team those nights.

Devney Park Devney Dr., Altoona

Cost: $55 Resident; $70 Non-Resident

Age: Ages 6-8

7:30-8:30pm Tue. Jul. 10

Moms Only Yoga

Get the quiet you need in a super calm space, with a yoga practice designed just for moms to work out the crazies and rejuvenate for tomorrow. Be ready to roll right into bed. Pregnant moms welcome. Sorry, no kiddos. Please sign up ahead. Limited to 10.

Tuning Tree Healing Services 515 South Barstow St Suite 117, Eau Claire

Cost: $10/class or $30/4 classes

7:30-9pm Tue. Jul. 10

Valley Gospel Choir Summer Concerts

Enjoy old and new gospel songs by the Valley Gospel Choir and Band. An evening of inspirational music with a message of love and faith for all ages. Advance tickets at Festival Foods Eau Claire and Gordy's downtown Chippewa Falls or from choir members.

Grace Lutheran Church 202 W. Grand Ave., Eau Claire

Cost: $12 Advance, $13 at the Door

Age: All Ages

8pm Tue. Jul. 10

Ludington Guard Band

A community concert band that was officially organized in 1888 with roots going back to 1877. They play a variety of classical band music, marches, overtures, show tunes and novelty pieces.

Wilson Park - Band Shell Wilson Ave and 8th St, Menomonie

8:30-11:30pm Tue. Jul. 10

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+

8:30pm Tue. Jul. 10

After Hours Blues Jam

Tuesday night is Blues Nights in the Chippewa Valley. Every Tuesday, a different host musician will entertain you, followed by an open jam. Come enjoy the fun or bring your instrument and join in.

The Plus 208 S. Barstow St, Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

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