Events For 10/23/2018

Tue. Oct. 23

Dino Week

Dinosaur-themed activities all week in Youth Services. Challenge yourself to a dinosaur scavenger hunt; snuggle up and read in a dinosaur reading nest; try a dinosaur craft and more.

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

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

Tue. Oct. 23

Chippewa Valley Book Festival

The Chippewa Valley Book Festival celebrates the written word through author readings and book signings, school visits, meals with authors, and includes workshops and programs for writers of all ages. The 2018 festival will feature more than…

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9-10:30am Tue. Oct. 23

Cornell Playgroup

This parent & child playgroup offers fun & playful opportunities for families to connect through music & story time, crafts & healthy snacks. Plus, each family receives one free book each month.

First Presbyterian Church 211 South 4th Street, Cornell

Cost: FREE

Age: 0-5 yrs

9:30-11:30am Tue. Oct. 23

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. 23

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. 23

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+

9:30-11am Tue. Oct. 23

ebay Class

Learn how to buy or sell safely on ebay. Pre-requisites for class are basic computer skills, some experience with internet & have an email account.

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

Cost: $20m/$30nm

10-11am Tue. Oct. 23

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. 23

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. 23

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. 23

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. 23

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-1pm Tue. Oct. 23

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

11am-noon Tue. Oct. 23

Understanding Alzheimer's & Dementia

Learn more about Alzheimer's and Dementia from the experts. This program covers the basics of Alzheimer's and dementia to provide a general overview for people who are facing a diagnosis as well as those who wish to be informed.

Mayo Clinic Health Systems 1221 Whipple St., Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

12:30pm Tue. Oct. 23

Fuel for Your Investment Journey

Discuss the economy and actions to take today. The program explores today’s stock market, the importance of asset allocation, preparation for volatile markets and opportunities in the current environment. Presenter: Kylee Zalewski.

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

Cost: FREE

4-6pm Tue. Oct. 23

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

5-6pm Tue. Oct. 23

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

5pm Tue. Oct. 23

Healthy Nutrition and Gastroenterology

A MD, Gastroenterology from Mayo Clinic Health System and Assistant Professor of Medicine at Mayo Clinic College of Medicine, will present on healthy nutrition and gastroenterology facts and myths. Presenter: Dr. Jamie Zighelboim, MD Mayo Clinic.

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

Cost: FREE

5:30-6:15pm Tue. Oct. 23

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. 23

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+

6-7:30pm Tue. Oct. 23

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+

6:30-7:30pm Tue. Oct. 23

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. 23

Paint to Benefit Junior Achievement

A Benefit for Junior Achievement. Paint a scenery on a Wisconsin sketched canvas. All ages and abilities welcome to paint for this special event. Register online.

Cheers Pablo 2839 Mall Drive, Suite 3A, Eau Claire

Cost: $40

Age: All Ages

6:45-7:45pm Tue. Oct. 23

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. 23

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. 23

Pulitzer Winner Caroline Fraser - Prairie Fires: The True Story behind Laura Ingalls Wilder’s Little House Books


Behind Wilder’s beloved epic of pioneer life lies a complicated story of homesteading hardships and economic and environmental disaster. Fraser will talk about the history behind the life—from the Plains Indian Wars and the settlement of the prairies to the Dust Bowl and the Great Depression—and how Wilder ultimately transformed pure struggle into an uplifting saga.

Pablo Center at the Confluence 120 Graham Avenue, Eau Claire

Cost: $10

7pm Tue. Oct. 23

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. 23

Pumpkin and a Pint

Registration gets you the pumpkin of your choice, all the decorating supplies you can handle, a free movie screening, and a tap beer or soda to top it all off. All registrants will also receive a discounted coupon to visit Leffel Roots Apple Orchard this fall.

The Oxbow Hotel 516 Galloway St., Eau Claire

Cost: $10 per person

Age: All Ages

7:30pm Tue. Oct. 23

Open Mic Night at The Plus

Each week, a different artist will host and lead off the evening with 20 minutes of their work. Following the performance, open mic begins. Whether it is music, comedy, sketch, live readings, poetry, acting, improv. All are welcomed.

The Plus 208 S. Barstow St, Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

7:45-8:45pm Tue. Oct. 23

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+

8:30-10:30pm Tue. Oct. 23

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 10/23/2018

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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