Events For 10/03/2018

7:30am-1pm Wed. Oct. 3

Eau Claire Downtown Farmers Market

Seasonal, locally grown vegetables and fruits, plus baked goods, dairy products, meat, honey, maple syrup, flowers, and more.

Phoenix Park 330 Riverfront Terrace, Eau Claire

Age: All ages

9am Wed. Oct. 3

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

9:30-10:30am Wed. Oct. 3

Hot Yoga

This is a dynamic faster flowing class where you will work every part of your body building strength, fluidity, concentration and balance​.Drink plenty of water before class​. ​Be ready to move, breath & sweat​.​

The Yoga Room 2839 Mall Dr., Eau Claire

Cost: $15 Drop in or Included with a $80 Monthly Unlimited Membership

Age: 16+

9:30-10:15am Wed. Oct. 3

Mommy and Me Yoga - Session 1

This class focuses on you, your child and what they want to do. Some classes will be different than others, but they will always be relaxing, fun and full of laughter.

River Prairie Center 1445 Front Porch Place, Altoona

Cost: $25/session

Age: 6 months-4 years and parent

9:30-10:30am Wed. Oct. 3

St. Mark Kids Power Hour

Kids ages 0-5 and their caregivers are invited to this free program. Hear a Bible story, sing songs, make a craft and enjoy a snack. There is also lots of time to play.

St. Mark Lutheran Church and School 3307 State Street, Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: Ages 0-5 and their caregivers

10:15am Wed. Oct. 3

Bouncing Babies Storytime

For pre-walkers, starting at birth. All storytimes features stories, songs, rhymes, fingerplays, music, and movement. All are welcome and no registration is required. Also includes parachute play, bubbles, and play group.

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

Cost: FREE

Age: Infants/babies

10:30-11am Wed. Oct. 3

Super Small Science: Elephant Toothpaste

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: All Ages

11am-6pm Wed. Oct. 3

Menomonie Farmers Market

Features local produce, meats, breads, berries, herbs, desserts and baked goods, spices, handcrafted items, arts & crafts. Kids activities, hot lunches, and music performances.

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

Age: All Ages

11-11:30am Wed. Oct. 3

Get Up & Go: Hopscotch

Designed to keep your kiddos moving, these fun and physical games teach teamwork and skills that can carry home to your own backyard.

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

Cost: Free with Museum membership or admission

Age: All Ages

1-3pm Wed. Oct. 3

Knot Just Knitting - Crafting Group

Crafters are invited to bring their latest project and enjoy an afternoon of crafting and conversation with fellow artists. Meet new people, create new items, and even learn a thing or two. Quilt, knit, scrapbook, crochet, and more.

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

1-3pm Wed. Oct. 3

Transformational Leadership

Creating several strong leaders throughout an organization can lead to a positive, successful work environment and reduce employee turnover. Learn tactics on how you can improve your leadership skills and motivate others to do the same.

UW Eau Claire Campus 105 Garfield Avenue, Eau Claire

Cost: $40

Age: 18+

3-5pm Wed. Oct. 3

Dabble Box Makerspace 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. Self-guided exploration with staff on hand to answer questions.

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

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

4-4:30pm Wed. Oct. 3

Swan Lake Ballet (Ages 2-5)

Have fun, exercise, and learn the art of dance. Swan Lake offers various different classes such as lyrical, jazz, choreography, and more with different age brackets. Consult their website online for more information.

Swan Lake Ballet Studio Banbury Place Bldg 13 Ste 122, Eau Claire

Cost: FREE sample class, consult with instructor for tuition prices

Age: Ages 2-5

4-5pm Wed. Oct. 3

Savvy Seniors Series

As part of The Classic’s ongoing Savvy Seniors Series program, Cindy Bednar, R.N. at Mayo Clinic Home Health & Hospice will present “What’s the Difference Between Palliative & Hospice Care?”.

The Classic at Hillcrest Greens 2455 Sawgrass Pl, Altoona

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

5-7pm Wed. Oct. 3

Irvine Park and Smaller Chippewa Falls Parks

Authors Anne Keller, Donna Bourget and Jim Schuh discuss their new book. The book describes all of Chippewa Falls’ parks, with rich details of their natural environments. Proceeds of the book support the new Chippewa Area History Center and the creative imagination.

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

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

5:30-7:30pm Wed. Oct. 3

HSHS 3D Community Health: Inspiring the Caregivers Soul

Improv artists Karen Stobbe & Mondy Carter have over 20yrs caregiving experience. Through an interactive session, learn how they use the rules of improvisation to break through common caregiving techniques & open up new worlds for persons with dementia.

29 Pine/Sleep Inn & Suites Conference Center 5872 33rd Avenue, Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: Adults

5:45-6:30pm Wed. Oct. 3

Sport Tykes Sampler

Children are welcome to enjoy a variety of sports by learning a new and exciting one each week. Includes Basketball, Volleyball, T-Ball, Soccer, Kickball, Football, and Track. Along with having fun together, there will be a strong emphasis on learning to take turns and follow directions.

Eau Claire Indoor Sports Center 3456 Craig Road, Eau Claire

Cost: $80 for 7 weeks

Age: Ages 4-6

6-8pm Wed. Oct. 3

Write Memoir: Letting our Senses Guide our Stories

Use the five senses to recall meaningful life memories and write about them. Recall memorable moments worth writing about to create your personal life map. Open your mind to new perspectives on writing memoirs. Register today.

Pablo Center at the Confluence 120 Graham Avenue, Eau Claire

Cost: $139

Age: 18+

6-8pm Wed. Oct. 3

Your Journey Together

Your Journey Together is a 12-week parenting class for those looking to enhance their parenting experience. Childcare is provided. Space is limited, registration is required.

Family Support Center 403 High Street, Chippewa Falls

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

6-8pm Wed. Oct. 3

Wine and Bingo Night

The Ivory Piano Bar hosts a wine and bingo night where you can win tons of prizes.

Ivory Piano Bar 2526 Golf Road, Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: 21+

6-7pm Wed. Oct. 3

Meditation for Inner Authority

Do you often look to others for advice and validation? Reclaim your power, get clear on changes you want to see in your life, and feel confident in following through with them! Each week will involve a theme, self-inquiry, connection as a group, and practice of a different meditation technique.

Tuning Tree 515 South Barstow, Suite 117, Eau Claire

Cost: $120 for 6 week series

6-8pm Wed. Oct. 3

Beyond the Headlines: The Elements of Journalism Part One

This discussion series will examine The Elements of Journalism and issues of income insecurity. What makes something news? Who do journalists really work for? What is the role of journalism in society? Presented by Jan Larson, award-winning journalist and educator at UW–Eau Claire. Registration required.

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

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

6pm Wed. Oct. 3

Building Trust: Community Read and Discussion: The Elements of Journalism

Join Beyond the Headlines in a community read of The Elements of Journalism, which examines the relationship of journalism and democracy, and outlines what journalists should know and the public expect. This is the first in a two-part series.

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

Cost: FREE

6-7:30pm Wed. Oct. 3

Beginning Knitting 2

In this 3 part class, you will build on basic knitting skills learning increases and decreases to go beyond the knitting basics of knit/purl. Three sessions: Oct. 3, 10, 24.

Stitch Supply Co. 913 South Hillcrest Parkway, Altoona

Cost: $55

6:30-9pm Wed. Oct. 3

Family Open Swim and Gym

Stay active this Fall and winter at Family Open Swim and Gym. Equipment will be provided for the open gyms. Appropriate indoor shoes are required in the gym. Children 2 and under are FREE.

South Middle School 2115 Mitscher Ave., Eau Claire

Cost: $4 or City Pass

Age: All Ages

6:30-7:30pm Wed. Oct. 3

Sun Salutations Yoga - Session 1

Practice these asana sequences and enjoy a cool down meditation. This asana flow can be used to slow down, focus inward, and transition from day to night. Pre-register online or at the Altoona Parks & Recreation Office.

River Prairie Center 1445 Front Porch Place, Altoona

Cost: $25

Age: Adults and teens 13+

6:35-7:20pm Wed. Oct. 3

Sport Tykes Sampler

Children are welcome to enjoy a variety of sports by learning a new and exciting one each week. Includes Basketball, Volleyball, T-Ball, Soccer, Kickball, Football, and Track. Along with having fun together, there will be a strong emphasis on learning to take turns and follow directions.

Eau Claire Indoor Sports Center 3456 Craig Road, Eau Claire

Cost: $80 for 7 weeks

Age: Ages 4-6

6:45-7:45pm Wed. Oct. 3

Deep and Shallow Water Fitness

Join Eau Claire Parks & Recreation for water fitness fun. Drop-ins for this program are welcome but admission must be paid with a City Pass. Purchase them at our Parks and Recreation Administrative Office Monday-Friday 8am-5pm. Passes are $40.

Eau Claire North High School 1801 Piedmont Rd., Eau Claire

Cost: $58 or $48 for City Residents

Age: Ages 16+

7pm Wed. Oct. 3

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

7pm Wed. Oct. 3

Bartlett & Way: The Great American Songbook

With trumpet/flugelhorn and guitar/vocals, Todd Bartlett & Jerry Way explore the full spectrum of jazz standards. The much-loved melodies and lyrics are iconic, while the improvisational treatments are fresh and original.

Acoustic Cafe 505 S. Barstow St., Eau Claire

7-9pm Wed. Oct. 3

Pragda Spanish Film Festival at UW-Stout: Don't Call Me Son

Pragda Spanish Film Festival at UW-Stout presents "Don't Call Me Son," a Brazilian drama about a son who begins exploring his sexual identity after his parents divorce.

Harvey Hall Theatre 3rd Street East, UW-Stout, Menomonie

Cost: FREE

Age: 13 plus

7pm Wed. Oct. 3

Foxconn's Threat to the Environment

Jennifer Giegerich, Legislative Director of Wisconsin League of Conservation Voters, will speak on the environmental hazards of the Foxconn project at a Sierra Club program.

Unitarian Hall 421 S Farwell St, Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

7:30-8:15pm Wed. Oct. 3

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+

7:30pm Wed. Oct. 3

Whose Live Anyway?

90 minutes of hilarious improvised comedy and song all based on audience suggestions. Cast members Ryan Stiles, Greg Proops, Jeff B. Davis, and Joel Murray will leave you gasping with the very witty scenes they invent before your eyes.

Pablo Center at the Confluence 120 Graham Avenue, Eau Claire

Cost: $45

7:30-9:45pm Wed. Oct. 3

Salsa & ChaCha Lessons and Dance

Learn to dance the Salsa and Cha Cha. There will be a lesson at 7:30pm learning new dance steps and turns followed by music to practice all your favorite moves. Casual attire.

Eau Claire Moose Lodge 3606 Curvue Rd, Eau Claire

Cost: $12 per person, $8 Moose members & students

8pm Wed. Oct. 3

The Princess Bride Trivia Night

How well do you know the classic film The Princess Bride? Put a team together and show off! No need to preregister, just show up ready to play. Prizes for winning teams.

The Plus 208 S. Barstow St, Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

Ongoing Events For 10/03/2018

karaoke/DJ, galleries, classes, etc

Adult Open Broomball

Every Sunday until Mar. 31 2019, 8:45-10:15pm; Every Wednesday until Apr. 24 2019, 8:45-10:15pm;

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