Events For 10/17/2018

7:30am-1pm Wed. Oct. 17

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. 17

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. 17

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. 17

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. 17

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

10am-5pm Wed. Oct. 17

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 Wed. Oct. 17

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. 17

Super Small Science: How Clouds Rain

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. 17

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. 17

Get Up & Go: Kiddo Yoga

Designed to keep your kiddos moving, these fun and physical games teach teamwork and skills that can carry home to your own backyard. This week's activity is kiddo yoga with a certified children's yoga instructor from Wright Way Yoga.

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

Cost: Free with Museum membership or admission

Age: All Ages

11:45am-1pm Wed. Oct. 17

Women With Purpose Luncheon

Guest speakers are Heather Wittig & Jenni Patnode, co-Founders of Pink Box Purpose, Inc. Both have traveled to Honduras and Nicaragua where their passion for helping women has grown to a fever pitch.

Lake Hallie Eagle's Club 2588 Hallie Rd, Chippewa Falls

Cost: $10

noon-8pm Wed. Oct. 17

Dancing with the Dawn

Enjoy rhythm, discovery, and explore Ed Abbey’s ideas about the wilderness inside and outside. Rhythm artworks show dancing and dawn and the idea of discovery is found in NASA’s current Dawn Mission to Ceres.

Galaudet Gallery 618 South Farwell Street, Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

1-3pm Wed. Oct. 17

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

1-2pm Wed. Oct. 17

Young Writers Workshops: A Whole New World

Don’t miss this unique opportunity with author Mitali Perkins. This program was funded in part with a grant from the Institute of Museum and Library Services which administers the Library Services and Technology Act.

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

Cost: FREE, Registration required

Age: Ages 10-18

1-2pm Wed. Oct. 17

Writing Workshop with Mitali Perkins

Author Mitali Perkins presents her engaging writing workshop, “A Whole New World: Weaving the Magic Carpet of Place.” Registration is required.

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

Cost: FREE

Age: Ages 10-18

2-3pm Wed. Oct. 17

Chair Yoga with BaredFeet, Co.

BaredFeet hosts this chair yoga class. The class is directed toward seniors and beginners, but fulfilling for anyone.

First Presbyterian Church 2112 Rudolph Rd., Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: Adults

2-11pm Wed. Oct. 17

Scottish Ale Returns

The perfect reason to embrace the fall season is the return of the Lazy Monk Scottish A full-bodied delicious malty beverage that hails from the highlands of Scotland. With a beautiful dark amber hue, low hops, and notes of sweet caramel, our Scottish Ale is a great sweet autumn bier.

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

Age: 21+

2pm Wed. Oct. 17

Need Help with Stress?

Discuss ways to manage your stress more effectively, cleansing & digestion and exercise and nutrition. I’ll share some recipes for relaxing baths and discuss the essential oils recommended to assist with stress.

L.E. Phillips Senior Center 1616 Bellinger St., Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

3-5pm Wed. Oct. 17

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. 17

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

4-8pm Wed. Oct. 17

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

4:45-5:45pm Wed. Oct. 17

Vinyasa Yoga

This type of yoga marries continuous movement with breath. It is a faster flowing class, but this series will teach from the beginner level and give options to advance from there so you can choose your level and challenge yourself. Mats and blocks provided.

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

Cost: Drop-in $10

Age: All Ages

5-7pm Wed. Oct. 17

Community Soup Supper Cooking Contest

Enter your best Crock-Pot soup or chili recipe for a chance to win prizes. Sample the soups and vote for your favorite.

Augusta High School E19320 Bartig Rd., Augusta

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

5:30-6pm Wed. Oct. 17

Fall Fitness

Get ready for a heart pumping, full body, calorie burning workout. You create your own intensity levels and breaks. The instructor will provide modifications for all exercises. All skill levels are welcome.

River Prairie Center 1445 Front Porch Place, Altoona

Cost: $30

Age: 15+

5:45-6:30pm Wed. Oct. 17

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. 17

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. 17

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

6-7:30pm Wed. Oct. 17

Meet the School Authors - Book Sale & Signing

Students, parents and the entire community are invited to create lasting memories by meeting award winning authors presenting in area schools during the Chippewa Valley Book Festival.

Memorial High School 2225 Keith St., Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

6-8pm Wed. Oct. 17

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+

6-9pm Wed. Oct. 17

The Lakely's 2nd Anniversary Dinner

October's edition of the Lakely Loves Dinner Series is going to be extra special to celebrate 2 years of operation. This dinner will flip the script, with several fun surprises along the way.

The Lakely 516 Galloway Street, Eau Claire

Cost: $60 per person

6-8pm Wed. Oct. 17

Oliphant Brewing Tasting Event

The Growler Guys will be sampling a variety of Oliphant Beers including a customer favorite, Honees Honees. Drink beer and chat with Josh, the Oliphant rep.

The Growler Guys 2832 London Road, Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: 21+

6-7:30pm Wed. Oct. 17

Engage + Vote + Win

Learn how to help in these last weeks of the election, pick up yard signs and just have some fun meeting other Dems and progressives. The evening will be energizing; featuring live music, good conversation and fun. Light appetizers served, cash bar. Hosted by Eau Claire County Democratic Party & Forage.

Forage 930 Galloway St., Building 13, Suite 212, Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: Age 18+

6:30-8:30pm Wed. Oct. 17

General Open Skate

Come out and enjoy fun nights of skating.

Hobbs Ice Arena 915 Menomonie St., Eau Claire

Cost: $4 or City Pass - $4 Skate Rental for Adults, Youth are FREE

6:30-9pm Wed. Oct. 17

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. 17

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+

6:30-8pm Wed. Oct. 17

Menomonie Bingo For Vendor Prizes

Play bingo for vendor prizes. Vendors include Usborne Books & More, Fun Stampers Journey, Scentsy, Thirty-one Gifts, Magnolia & Vine jewelry, Pruvit, & Pure Romance. Earn bingo cards for bringing non-perishable food item donations, purchasing items from vendors, bringing friends, and wearing orange.

Keyes Chevrolet -Conference Room 303 Oak Ave, Menomonie

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

6:35-7:20pm Wed. Oct. 17

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. 17

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. 17

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. Oct. 17

Writers Anonymous

Bring your own ideas or browse their writing prompts. 7-7:30pm is a social hour. Settle in and get a drink. 7:30-8:30pm will start with brief introductions and then quiet writing for an hour. From 8:30-9pm you can keep writing or debrief your table about your progress.

SHIFT Cyclery & Coffee Bar 615 Graham Avenue, Eau Claire

7-9pm Wed. Oct. 17

Adult Open Pickleball

A great way to exercise and meet other individuals in the community.

Delong Middle School 2000 Vine St., Eau Claire

Cost: $4 or City Pass

Age: Ages 18+

7-9pm Wed. Oct. 17

Adult Open Basketball

Eau Claire Parks & Recreation hosts adult open basketball.

South Middle School 2115 Mitscher Ave., Eau Claire

Cost: $4 or City Pass

Age: Ages 18+

7-8pm Wed. Oct. 17

Adult Pickeball Instructional Clinic

Here is your chance to get involved in one of-if not the-fastest growing sports in the country. Learn the rules of the game and become a pickleball pro. Equipment provided, or bring your own.

Delong Middle School 2000 Vine St., Eau Claire

Cost: $8

Age: Ages 18+

7-8pm Wed. Oct. 17

Forum: “Love Resists Authoritarianism”

Fascism, nationalism, authoritarianism, totalitarianism—these forces are affecting American life in unprecedented ways. Presenter Rev. Jim Foti, Assistant Minister, First Unitarian Society of Minneapolis, examines these influences on daily life.

Unitarian Universalist Congregation 421 S. Farwell St., Eau Claire

7-9pm Wed. Oct. 17

Ask a Scientist

Professor Whitfield will review the latest developments in the search for dark matter. Many scientists think that as much as 85% of the matter in the universe is in the form of “dark matter”, possibly composed of as-yet undiscovered subatomic particles.

Acoustic Cafe 505 S. Barstow St., Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

7:30-8:15pm Wed. Oct. 17

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. Oct. 17

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

7:30-10pm Wed. Oct. 17

Labor Film Series: Divided We Fall

Documentary film about the 2011 Wisconsin Uprising that gets beneath the surface of the mass protests that emerged in response to Governor Walker's 2011 budget proposals. Discussion will follow screening.

Woodland Theater, Davies Center UWEC 105 Garfield Ave, Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

8pm Wed. Oct. 17

Name That Tune Trivia Night at The Plus

Free to play and all ages, this evening is name that tune trivia night at The Plus. This evening's songs will all be radio hits from the 70s 80s and 90s. They'll play a clip of a song, you name the artist and song title. Put a team together and play. Prizes in store.

The Plus 208 S. Barstow St, Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

8:45-10:15pm Wed. Oct. 17

Adult Open Broomball

Drop-in coed program for adult player (18+). Players divide into teams for pick-up games. Must have own helmet. Sticks and ball provided.

Hobbs Ice Arena 915 Menomonie St., Eau Claire

Cost: $4 or City Pass

8:45-10:15pm Wed. Oct. 17

Adult Open Hockey

Drop-in coed program for the adult hockey plater (18+). Skaters divide into teams for pick-up games. Must have full equipment. Goalies skate for free.

Hobbs Ice Arena 915 Menomonie St., Eau Claire

Cost: $4/person or City Pass

Age: Age 18+

Ongoing Events For 10/17/2018

karaoke/DJ, galleries, classes, etc

Circuit Blast Class

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

Events with Tickets

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