Events For 10/16/2018

9:30-11:30am Tue. Oct. 16

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

9:30-10:30am Tue. Oct. 16

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+

9:30-11:30am Tue. Oct. 16

Catholicism - Study Program

Join the Catholicism Study Program, created by Bishop Robert Barron, beginning on October 1 and continuing for 12 weeks. Each session will be presented two times per week, Monday evenings 6:30-8:30pm and Tuesday mornings 9:30-11:30am. The cost is $20 for materials due at Session 1. For more information or to register call 715-835-2693 or email ann@shspec.org.

Sacred Heart-St Patrick Parish Center 322 Fulton St, Eau Claire

Cost: $20 for materials

Age: Age 16+

10-11am Tue. Oct. 16

Yoga for Seniors

This beginner-friendly class eases you into the body with breathing exercises and relaxing poses for joint flexibility. Gradually move into standing poses, increasing strength, balance and awareness in all major muscle groups.

The Yoga Room 2839 Mall Dr., Eau Claire

Cost: $10

Age: Seniors

10am-5pm Tue. Oct. 16

Art Exhibit: Drawing Distinctions & Gillian Golding Prints

UW-Stout School of Art & Design, in collaboration with The London Arts Group, will exhibit 30 drawings of artists from each institution. The first show will be at a UW-Stout's Furlong Gallery. The second showing will be at The Cello Factory in London, UK.

Furlong Gallery 178 Micheels Hall, UW-Stout, Menomonie

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

10:15am Tue. Oct. 16

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: Toddlers

10:30-10:50am Tue. Oct. 16

Little Learners Storytime

Short concept rich books, singing, finger plays, puppets and nursery rhyme repetition are used to help foster healthy brain development, enhance early language skills and nurture a love of reading. Siblings are welcome.

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

Cost: FREE

Age: Birth to 3 and caregivers

11-11:30am Tue. Oct. 16

Growing Readers Storytime

For preschool children ages 3-6, this 30 minute storytime features books, songs, movement, and interactive learning activities that build pre-reading skills in your child, followed by an open activity/play period. Children may attend independently or with their caregivers.

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

Cost: FREE

Age: Ages 3-6

11am-3:30pm Tue. Oct. 16

2018 Business Expo and Job Fair

The 2018 Business Expo & Job Fair, coordinated by the Eau Claire Area Chamber of Commerce, showcases more than 150 exhibitors' new products and services, as well as many businesses recruiting for a variety of jobs.

Eau Claire Indoor Sports Center 3456 Craig Road, Eau Claire

Cost: $5.00 or free with military or student I.D.

11am-1pm Tue. Oct. 16

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

4-6pm Tue. Oct. 16

Teen Tinker Lab

Pop down to Teen Tinker Lab at the Dabble Box each Tuesday. The Dabble Box makerspace has a wide range of tech, crafts, and art supplies sure to brighten up those dreary afternoons.

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

Cost: FREE

Age: Grades 6-12

4-8pm Tue. Oct. 16

Beatles Yellow Submarine Animator Ron Campbell

In honor of Yellow Submarine’s 50 anniversary, legendary animator Ron Campbell will make a rare personal appearance at B-Framed Galleries for two days only. Micon Downtown Cinema, next door to B-Framed Galleries, will have a special showing of the newly remastered Yellow Submarine movie that week in conjunction with the artist showing.

B-Framed Galleries 313 S. Barstow St., Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

5-6pm Tue. Oct. 16

Little Artists

This class focuses on early development of artistic techniques, art history, and enhanced motor skills. Every week we will focus on a new subject and complete a project to take home. Parents are encouraged to stay and participate in class, drop offs are accepted also.

Lily Pad Lab 1620 Ohm Ave (In the EC Music School), Eau Claire

Cost: $20

Age: Ages 7-13

5:30-6:15pm Tue. Oct. 16

Tween Yoga - Session 1

This class offers tweens an opportunity to safely explore who they are and the roles they might play in the world. This class incorporates discussion, yoga poses, relaxation and meditation. Pre-Registration can be done online or at the Altoona Parks & Recreation Office.

River Prairie Center 1445 Front Porch Place, Altoona

Cost: $25

Age: 9-12 years old

5:30-6:30pm Tue. Oct. 16

Zumba with Z.Vida Fitness

A Zumba dance party class hosted by Z. Vida Fitness. Bring some flat-soled shoes, a water bottle, and a sweat towel if needed and plan to have a great time moving and grooving to hit music from all around the world.

Z.Vida Fitness @ The Center 3701 East Clairemont Avenue, Eau Claire

Cost: $6 drop-in, $25 for 5-class card, $35 unlimited month

Age: 7+

5:45pm Tue. Oct. 16

SOAD Speaker Series: Ambica Prakash

Ambica Prakash is the creative principal at Eighty2degrees, a highly successful socially-oriented design and consulting firm in Washington, D.C. She and her firm are committed to collaboration between creatives and clients to more regularly implement socially-responsible design practices.

Micheels 290, School of Art and Design University of Wisconsin-Stout, Menomonie

Cost: FREE

6-9pm Tue. Oct. 16

U.K.E. - Ukulele Klub of Eau Claire

All levels and ages of ukulele players (and listeners & singers) are welcome. Social hour begins at 6 pm, music starts at 7 pm. If you wish to lead a song, please bring at least 20 copies of the music to share.

Galloway Grille 409 Galloway St., Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

6-6:30pm Tue. Oct. 16

Quick Start Tennis 1

This program is designed to teach the fundamentals of tennis in a fun and engaging atmosphere.

Altoona City Park 2303 Garfield Ave., Altoona

Cost: $30 Resident; $35 Non-Resident

Age: 4-5 years old

6-6:30pm Tue. Oct. 16

Quick Start Tennis 2

Children will continue to improve on their form, tennis skills and fundamentals from Quick Start 1. Players will also begin to learn basic rules, keeping score and develop sportsmanship.

Altoona City Park 2303 Garfield Ave., Altoona

Cost: $30 Resident; $35 Non-Resident

Age: 6-7 years old

6-7pm Tue. Oct. 16

Quick Start Tennis 3

Children will continue to develop their skills they learned in Quick Start 2 while spending more time learning to play and apply rules of individual or doubles play, encourage and support others and continue their development of being a good sport.

Altoona City Park Recreation Center 2303 Garfield Ave., Altoona

Cost: $40 Resident/ $45 Non-Resident

Age: 7-12 years olds

6-7pm Tue. Oct. 16

Essential Oils - Session 1 (Emotions)

Learn the basics of essential oils, how to use them and how they improve your health and wellness and why they are such a great natural alternative for your family. This session will have an emotions focus. Pre-registration is required.

River Prairie Center 1445 Front Porch Place, Altoona

Cost: $5/session

Age: All Ages

6-7pm Tue. Oct. 16

Essential Oils - Session 2 (Emotions)

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. Each class will start out with a basic intro to essential oils. This session will be focused on emotions. Pre-Registration is required.

River Prairie Center 1445 Front Porch Place, Altoona

Cost: $5/session

Age: 16+

6-7pm Tue. Oct. 16

OakLeaf CoffeeTalk with Dr. Brent Carlson and Dr. Rima DeFatta

This series of informal educational programs addresses today's health and wellness issues and assists in providing the public with information needed to make healthcare decisions. Reservations requested – refreshments provided.

Oakleaf Surgical Hospital 1000 Oakleaf Way, Altoona

Cost: FREE

Age: Open to the Public

6-7:30pm Tue. Oct. 16

Lectio Peter - Catholic Study Program

Begins on October 2 and continues weekly for 10 weeks on Tuesday evenings 6:00-7:30pm. The cost is $10 for materials due at Session 1. For more information or to register for the study, call 715-835-2693 or email ann@shspec.org.

Sacred Heart-St Patrick Parish Center 322 Fulton St, Eau Claire

Cost: $10 for Materials

Age: Ages 16+

6:15-7:15pm Tue. Oct. 16

Explore! Junior STEM Institute

This program is designed specifically for elementary school students and will strive to teach key STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics) topics in a fun, hands-on way.

Eau Claire YMCA 700 Graham Ave., Eau Claire

Cost: Member $42, Community $52

Age: Ages 7-10

6:15-7:15pm Tue. Oct. 16

Kitchen Basics for Teens

Participants will enjoy a social and fun environment while they explore a variety of cuisine. Learn the basics any teen needs to know to find his or her way around a kitchen, while also delving into more specialized techniques.

Eau Claire YMCA 700 Graham Ave., Eau Claire

Cost: Member $42, Community $52

Age: Ages 11-16

6:30-7:30pm Tue. Oct. 16

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. Oct. 16

Painting at the Leinie Lodge

Make a Bottle Cap. Price includes two 12oz beers (Must be 21+). The Lodge will also have 10% off during the event.

Leinenkugel's 124 E. Elm St., Chippewa Falls

Cost: $49

Age: 21+

6:45-7:45pm Tue. Oct. 16

Intro to Ballroom Dance - Session 1

Learn how to glide around the dance floor in this fun intro dance class. Whether you are just beginning or brushing up on your skills, this class is for you. Learn swing, waltz and rumba. Pre-register online or at the Altoona Parks & Recreation Office.

River Prairie Center 1445 Front Porch Place, Altoona

Cost: $50/person

Age: 16+

7-9pm Tue. Oct. 16

Acting — Stepping on Stage

Bring out the actor in you Going outside your comfort zone or embracing something new can be a bit scary, but most of the time it’s worth it because you end up learning about yourself.Whether you are returning to the stage after a long intermission or have never stepped foot on stage, this acting class is for you.

Pablo Center at the Confluence 120 Graham Avenue, Eau Claire

Cost: Early Registration Fee $109.00, Standard Fee $129.00

7-9pm Tue. Oct. 16

Chippewa Valley Book Festival: Barstow & Grand Issue #2 Reading

The release party for Issue #2 will feature readings from the journal, including fiction, nonfiction, and poetry, as well as commentary from the editors on the publication process and how the journal has grown in its second year.

Pablo Center at the Confluence 120 Graham Avenue, Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

7pm Tue. Oct. 16

Poker Night

The Growler Guys host a 10 week Texas Hold'em tournament. The winner of each week will advance to the Tournament of Champions game. Participation is given on a first come first serve basis with a 10 player max.

The Growler Guys 2832 London Road, Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: 21+

7-9pm Tue. Oct. 16

Adult Open Volleyball

Eau Claire Parks & Recreation hosts adult open volleyball.

Northstar Middle School 2711 Abbe Hill Dr., Eau Claire

Cost: $4 or City Pass

Age: Ages 18+

7-8:30pm Tue. Oct. 16

Fantastic Falcons

Falcons are some of the world's fastest animals. Join us for an evening program to learn more about these fascinating birds. The evening will close with a chance to meet Aurora, Beaver Creek's own educational falcon. Registration and full payment required by October 13.

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

Cost: Friends FREE, Nonmembers Adults $5, Children $3

Age: Age 10 to adult

7-8:30pm Tue. Oct. 16

Adventures in Geocaching

Geocaching is a “treasure” hunting game where players search for hidden containers called caches, using GPS (global positioning system) units. Participants will learn basic GPS use and can practice their new skills during this class. GPS units are provided. Registration and full payment is due by 9/15.

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

Cost: Friends $10 per group of 2-4, Nonmembers $15 per group of 2-4

Age: Adults and Kids Age 5+

7:45-8:45pm Tue. Oct. 16

Ballroom Dance Level 2 - Session 1

Learn how to glide around the dance floor in this fun intro dance class. Whether you are just beginning or brushing up on your skills, this class is for you. Learn swing, waltz and rumba. Pre-register online or at the Altoona Parks & Recreation Office.

River Prairie Center 1445 Front Porch Place, Altoona

Cost: $50/person

Age: 16+

8-10pm Tue. Oct. 16

Spooky Screenings: The Addams Family

The Oxbow will screen spooky, Halloween themed movies in the Gallery during the month of October. This month features the classic "The Addams Family."

The Oxbow Hotel 516 Galloway St., Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

8:30pm Tue. Oct. 16

Reina Del Cid Live

Part singer-songwriter, part rock band, you can find Reina del Cid at the intersection of lyrical storytelling and scorching solos. In January of last year, Del Cid released a music video for the song "Death Cap," filmed in Iceland and directed by the band's longtime creative collaborator, Jason Ho.

The Plus 208 S. Barstow St, Eau Claire

Cost: $15 advance ⎮ $18 door

8:30-10:30pm Tue. Oct. 16

Game Night

Join The Growler Guys for a weekly game night. Rotating tournaments start at 8:30 but various games are available to play throughout the night.

The Growler Guys 2832 London Road, Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

Ongoing Events For 10/16/2018

karaoke/DJ, galleries, classes, etc

Young Artists Studio

Every Tuesday until Oct. 16, 5-6pm; Every Tuesday from Oct. 30 to Dec. 11, 5-6pm;

Circuit Blast Class

Every Monday, Wednesday 8-8:50am Tuesday, Thursday, Tuesday, Thursday 5:30-6:20pm

Events with Tickets

tickets are available online

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