Events For 11/07/2018

Wed. Nov. 7

Giant Games Week

Celebrate International Games Week with GIANT games at the library. Try super-sized versions of Guess Who?, Jenga, Tic-Tac-Toe, and more. Games will be available in Youth Services after storytime during regular library hours.

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

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

Wed. Nov. 7

UW-Stout Faculty Exhibition

Art in a variety of styles and disciplines, including paintings and film, will be on display in the north and south galleries through the end of the semester.

Furlong Gallery 178 Micheels Hall, UW-Stout, Menomonie

Cost: FREE

9am Wed. Nov. 7

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. Nov. 7

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+

10:15am Wed. Nov. 7

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. Nov. 7

Super Small Science

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 Admission

11-11:30am Wed. Nov. 7

Get Up & Go: Learning At Home Activities

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 Admission

1-3pm Wed. Nov. 7

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

2-3pm Wed. Nov. 7

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

3-5pm Wed. Nov. 7

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. Nov. 7

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. Nov. 7

International Games Week: Cube Draft

Find out what Magic players have been raving about for over 25 years. If you haven’t tried Magic the Gathering yet, hang out with Dustin from Games by James and participate in this cube draft. Registration is required, and starts Monday, October 15.

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

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

4-5pm Wed. Nov. 7

Savvy Seniors Series: How Seniors Can Embrace Technology and Still Save Their Sanity

As part of The Classic’s ongoing Savvy Seniors Series program, Bob Pecor, local storyteller and motivational trainer will host a presentation titled: “Have I Gained A Smartphone & Lost My Mind? How to Embrace Technology & Save Your Brain."

The Classic at Hillcrest Greens 2455 Sawgrass Pl, Altoona

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

4:45-5:45pm Wed. Nov. 7

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. Nov. 7

UW-Stout School of Art & Design Faculty Show Reception

From paintings to film, this exhibit will feature works in a wide variety of media by the School of Art & Design faculty, filling both the north and south spaces. Refreshments will be served at the reception. Please refer to the website for venue hours.

Furlong Gallery 178 Micheels Hall, UW-Stout, Menomonie

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

5:30-6pm Wed. Nov. 7

Fit Through the Holidays

Take time for yourself during the holiday season and jump-start a healthier you. No class on Nov. 21 & Dec. 12. Pre-Register online or at the Altoona Parks & Recreation Office.

River Prairie Center 1445 Front Porch Place, Altoona

Cost: $30

Age: 16+

6-8pm Wed. Nov. 7

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. Nov. 7

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. Nov. 7

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+

6pm Wed. Nov. 7

College Goal

A state event that provides free information and assistance to families who are filing out the FAFSA, the federally required form for students seeking financial aid for college. Volunteers from area colleges and universities will help students complete the application process.

Chippewa Valley Technical College 620 W. Clairemont Avenue, Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

6-8pm Wed. Nov. 7

Designing Little Boxes

Learn the basics of solid modeling by designing a decorative storage box. This course will introduce you to the fundamentals of TinkerCAD. Presented by Hans Mikelson from CVTC. All materials provided.

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

Cost: FREE

Age: 18+

6pm Wed. Nov. 7

Bottles and Brushes

Lift a glass, lift a brush, and join Pablo Center for an evening of art and fun. A skilled and supportive instructors will help you create your very own masterpiece. Materials, guidance, and beverages provided. All levels welcome.

Pablo Center at the Confluence 120 Graham Avenue, Eau Claire

Cost: $35

Age: 21+

6-8pm Wed. Nov. 7

New Glarus Tasting Event

Tasting event with New Glarus Brewing. Featured beers include Uff-Da, Fat Squirrel, Scream IIPA and Chocolate Stout.

The Growler Guys 2832 London Road, Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: 21+

6:30-9pm Wed. Nov. 7

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. Nov. 7

Sun Salutations Yoga - Session 2

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: $30

Age: Adults and teens 13+

6:30-8pm Wed. Nov. 7

Tasha Schuh Speaking Event

Tasha Schuh will be speaking about Overcoming Obstacles and her two books: My Last Step Backward and My Next Move Forward. Also, she will be talking about bullying prevention. The event is sponsored by Xcel Energy Foundation.

Durand Community Library 604 7th Ave.E., Durand

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

6:30-7:30pm Wed. Nov. 7

New Moon Phase Astrology Class for Healing

Local shaman Jeanette Robbins will host a monthly class for each new moon phase. The classes encompass each new moon zodiac signs, archetypes, and planetary configurations, and how to use their energy for healing and moving forward.

Classic Acupuncture 2711 Pleasant St., Suite 1E, Eau Claire

Cost: $15 Registration Required (call to reserve)

6:30pm Wed. Nov. 7

First Wednesday Forage Wine Pairing

A four-course meal paired with four wines. Menu includes roasted pear, turnip, and radish, with blue cheese vinaigrette; apple cheddar soup with sage croutons; brown butter salmon, sweet potato whip, and roasted brussel sprouts; and pecan pie cheesecake.

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

Cost: $40

6:30-8pm Wed. Nov. 7

Musky Tank Mixer

This event features alums of UWEC telling their startup stories. Heather Mischefske, owner of emBARK; Blayne Midthun, owner of Ramone's Ice Cream Parlor; Isaac Carlson, owner of Wotso Videos, discuss what made them take action to turn an idea into a business opportunity.

Modicum Brewing Company 3732 Spooner Ave Suite A, Altoona

Cost: FREE

6:45-7:45pm Wed. Nov. 7

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. Nov. 7

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. Nov. 7

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. Nov. 7

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. Nov. 7

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+

7-8:30pm Wed. Nov. 7

Improv Jam ( Chippewa Valley Improv Network)

Monthly drop-in event to learn and play improv games in a just-for-fun no-pressure yes-and environment. This is a participatory event open to all skill levels (including beginners and experienced improvisors). The styles and games are sure to be different each time.

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

Cost: FREE

Age: 15+

7-8:30pm Wed. Nov. 7

Finding the Shot: A Photographer's Life in Pictures, Presented by Gary Porter

Come to this ShopTalk event to hear ideas and stories about work, and share your own. ShopTalk conversations are about the past, present, and future of work in Wisconsin. Hosted by Pulitzer-winner Gary Porter, an award-winning photojournalist.

Pablo Center at the Confluence 120 Graham Avenue, Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

7-9pm Wed. Nov. 7

Film Screening: "The Wild & Scenic St. Croix"

The 2018 film, "Wild & Scenic St Croix," will be shown, followed by a discussion by National Park Service and Wisconsin DNR representatives and other river advocates on the challenge of preserving the St. Croix and Namekagon Rivers as national treasures for 50 more years.

River Prairie Center 1445 Front Porch Place, Altoona

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

7-10pm Wed. Nov. 7

Classic Country Jam

Hosted by the "Bear Creek Boys" (Bear Creek Band w/steel guitar), this jam invites singers, musicians, or bands to perform their favorite classic country hits with or without the backup band. Backline provided but please bring your axe. The public is invited.

Northwoods Brewpub & Grill 50819 West St., Osseo

Cost: FREE

Age: 21+

7:30-8:15pm Wed. Nov. 7

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. Nov. 7

2nd Annual Labor Film Series: The Workers Cup

Inside the labor camps of Qatar, African and Asian migrant workers building the facilities of the 2022 World Cup compete in a football tournament of their own: The Workers Cup. Ultimately, our own complicated relationship with sport is revealed, as we see its power to unite and divide society by turns.

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

Cost: FREE

8pm Wed. Nov. 7

Trivia Night: All About Cereal

Breakfast is the most important meal of the day, but does that mean you're enough to know a lot about cereal? All of these very silly questions will be about cereal. Prizes are in store.

The Plus 208 S. Barstow St, Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

Ongoing Events For 11/07/2018

karaoke/DJ, galleries, classes, etc

Adult Open Hockey

Every Wednesday until Mar. 27 2019, 8:45-10:15pm; Every Sunday until Mar. 31 2019, 8:45-10:15pm;

Adult Open Broomball

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

Events with Tickets

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