Events For 02/13/2019

9am Wed. Feb. 13

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

9am-5pm Wed. Feb. 13

Art at the County Court House

The Eau Claire County Court House features art from various local artists on all the floors including the ground floor.

Eau Claire County Court House 721 Oxford Avenue, Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

9:15-10:15am Wed. Feb. 13

Tiny Scientists- Frozen Lab

A 5 week, parent/child class where you and your little one(s) can explore everything winter has to offer through art, science and literacy. It is never too early to expose your child to science and exploration.

Lily Pad Lab 2524 Golf Road S2D, Eau Claire

Cost: $60

Age: Ages 2-6

9:30-10:30am Wed. Feb. 13

St Mark Power Hour: Growing Faith Farm

Kids ages 0-5 and their caregivers are invited to this free program. Come and hear a Bible story, sing songs, make a craft and enjoy a snack. There is also lots of time to play. Please visit our website to pre-register or just show up.

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

Cost: FREE

Age: 0-5 and caregivers

9:30-10:15am Wed. Feb. 13

Mommy and Me Yoga - Session 3

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: $20/session

Age: 6 months-4 years old and parent

9:30-10:15am Wed. Feb. 13

Babies and Toddlers Make Music - Winter

Caregivers and children will learn rhymes, floor and lap games, action songs and dances that stimulate your child’s natural response to music. Classes include a variety of instruments, puppets, and props to enrich the experience. FREE preview class for any new student. Registration open any time during the course (fee prorated).

Eau Claire Music School 1620 Ohm Avenue, Eau Claire

Cost: $120; 10-week course

Age: Age 3mo - 2yr

10-11:30am Wed. Feb. 13

Bloomer Playgroup

This parent & child playgroup offers fun & playful opportunities for families to connect through music & story time, crafts & healthy snacks.

Bloomer Public Library 1519 17th Ave., Bloomer

Cost: FREE

Age: 0-5 years

10-11am Wed. Feb. 13

Baby & Me

A new group for first time parents and their babies (0-11 months). There will be topics & resources each week as well as time to connect with other parents.

River Source Family Center 403 High Street, Chippewa Falls

Cost: FREE

Age: Ages 0-11 months

10am-5pm Wed. Feb. 13

Art Exhibit, The Art of Play, Ryan Foose, Eliza Wheeler

Ryan Foose and Eliza Wheeler are both UW-Stout School of Art & Design alum. Wheeler, (North space) has written and illustrated several children’s books (Miss Maple’s Seeds). Foose, (south space) is the current Head of Brand Development for minor league baseball.

Furlong Gallery 178 Micheels Hall, UW-Stout, Menomonie

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

10:30-11am Wed. Feb. 13

Preschool Story Time

This morning session of Preschool Story Time is for children ages 3-5 who are able to independently sit for a 30 minute session. Please register for story time at the library.

Altoona Public Library 1303 Lynn Ave., Altoona

Cost: FREE

Age: Ages 3-5

10:30-11am Wed. Feb. 13

Super Small Science: Finger Print Inspection

Introduce your preschool scientist to exciting hands-on and age-appropriate experiments. This week's activity is a finger print inspection.

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

Cost: Free with Museum membership or admission

Age: Preschool Age

11am-1pm Wed. Feb. 13

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

11-11:30am Wed. Feb. 13

Get Up & Go: Snowball Fight

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

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

Cost: Free with Museum membership or admission

Age: All Ages

1:30-2pm Wed. Feb. 13

Afternoon Preschool Story Time

This afternoon session of Preschool Story Time is for children ages 3-5 who are able to independently sit for a 30 minute session. Please register for story time at the library.

Altoona Public Library 1303 Lynn Ave., Altoona

Cost: FREE

Age: Ages 3-5

2-3pm Wed. Feb. 13

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

2:30-3pm Wed. Feb. 13

Pop Up Play

Museum Playologists could pop up anywhere with a fun new challenge for you and your family to enjoy.

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

Cost: Free with Museum membership or admission

Age: All Ages

3:30-5:30pm Wed. Feb. 13

Tween Scene

Tweens (grades 3-6) are invited to a new series in the Dabble Box makerspace. Each week will feature a new maker activity.

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

5-6:30pm Wed. Feb. 13

Tasting Showcase: Craft Beer, Breweries, and Spirits Fundraiser

50+ breweries and liquor vendors will showcase their products, including non-alcoholic options. Light bites will also be available during tastings. Purchase raffle tickets, prizes include Country Fest tickets. Proceeds benefit Junior Achievement of Wisconsin. Hosted by Park Ridge Distributing.

Chippewa Valley Expo Center 5150 Old Mill Plaza, Eau Claire

Cost: $20 advance; $25 at the door

5-7pm Wed. Feb. 13

Floutist, Julie Majkowski

Julie Majkowski plays the flute as a true artist - with creativity and passion.

200 Main - Art and Wine 200 Main St., Eau Claire

5-8pm Wed. Feb. 13

JONAH Affordable Housing Candidate Forum

An Eau Claire City Council Candidate Forum with the 12 at-large candidates and the two candidates running for Council President. Each candidate will share their specific perspective on increasing access to housing affordability, prioritizing the most vulnerable in our community.

Houligans Steak & Seafood Pub 415 South Barstow Street, Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

5:30-6pm Wed. Feb. 13

Butts and Guts

Jump-start your fitness with a full body workout. Extra focus on legs and abs. Pre-Register online or by stopping by the Altoona Parks & Recreation Office.

River Prairie Center 1445 Front Porch Place, Altoona

Cost: $20

Age: 16+

5:30-7pm Wed. Feb. 13

Free Youth Soccer Clinics - Eau Claire United Soccer Club

Eau Claire United is having free indoor open play time/clinics for all of those young soccer fanatics out there at Lakeshore Elementary. Interested players Aged 5 and 6 can join from 5:30-6:10, and players aged 7 and 8 can join from 6:15-7:00.

Lakeshore Elementary School 711 Lake Street, Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: Ages 5-8

5:30-10pm Wed. Feb. 13

Ladies Night Out: Isn't It Romantic

Enjoy a night out with your friends and the opening of Isn't It Romantic feat. Rebel Wilson and Liam Hemsworth. A pre-party starts at 5:30pm with specials on food and drink, games, giveaways, and prizes. Movie starts at 7pm.

Micon Cinemas Chippewa Falls 475 Chippewa Mall Dr., Chippewa Falls

Cost: $9

6-7pm Wed. Feb. 13

Young at Heart New Optimistic Single Seniors Club

Young at Heart is a local single seniors club for the separated, divorced, and widowed. It's a chance to get out and enjoy social gatherings. Email or call for more information. Second and Fourth Wednesdays the group meets for a burger night out.

Brickhouse Pub & Grub - Bar & Banquet Hall 2233 Birch St, Eau Claire

Age: 50+

6-8pm Wed. Feb. 13

Hillsboro Brewing Tasting Event

The Growler Guys will be featuring specially chosen beers from Hillsboro Brewing. Drink great beer and win awesome swag. Drawings every 30 minutes.

The Growler Guys 2832 London Road, Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: 21+

6pm Wed. Feb. 13

Gordon MacQuarrie's new Book "Right off the Reel"

Please join Dave Evenson editor of "Right Off The Reel". The book contains eighty-four stories from MacQuarrie’s newspaper columns at the Milwaukee Journal written 1936-1956.

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

Cost: FREE

6-8pm Wed. Feb. 13

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+

6:30-9pm Wed. Feb. 13

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. Feb. 13

Sun Salutations Yoga - Session 4

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+

6:30-8:30pm Wed. Feb. 13

Amp Quiz Trivia at Back 40 Dining & Cocktails

Welcoming teams of any size. Prizes for the top three teams. Get a free answer online and visit the AMP Quiz Facebook page for a picture hint. Enjoy dinner/drinks with family and friends during the game.

Back 40 Dining & Cocktails 19037 State Hwy 40, Bloomer

Cost: FREE

Age: 21+

6:30-8pm Wed. Feb. 13

Eucalyptus Wreath Workshop

Join Red's for a wreath making workshop that will send scents of eucalyptus, lavender + other fresh scents wafting through you home. A perfect way to combat the winter doldrums. Workshops are non-refundable, but are transferrable.

Red's Mercantile 224 N Dewey St., Eau Claire

Cost: $40 (pre-pay required)

6:35-7:20pm Wed. Feb. 13

Sport Tykes Sampler

Children are welcome to enjoy a variety of sports by learning a new and exciting one each week. Along with having fun together, there will be a strong emphasis on learning to take turns and follow directions. Includes basketball, volleyball, t-ball, soccer, kickball, football, and track.

YMCA Sports Center 3456 Craig Road, Eau Claire

Cost: $70 members; $80 non-members

Age: Ages 4-5

6:45-7:45pm Wed. Feb. 13

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. Feb. 13

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. Feb. 13

Jazz Session

A night of jazz and improvised music with host, Josh Gallagher. New guests each week, drawing from the large talent pool of the Chippewa Valley. Jazzers are welcome to bring their horn and sit in on a tune or two.

Acoustic Cafe - Eau Claire 505 S. Barstow St., Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

7-9pm Wed. Feb. 13

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. Feb. 13

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+

7-9pm Wed. Feb. 13

Amp Quiz Trivia at Wayside Bar and Grill

Welcoming teams of any size. Prizes for the top three teams. Get a free answer online and visit the AMP Quiz Facebook page for a picture hint. Enjoy dinner/drinks with family and friends during the game.

Wayside Bar & Grill 18091 County Highway X, Chippewa Falls

Cost: FREE

Age: 21+

7-9pm Wed. Feb. 13

Amp Quiz Trivia at Ray's Place

Welcoming teams of any size. Prizes for the top three teams. Get a free answer online and visit the AMP Quiz Facebook page for a picture hint. Enjoy dinner/drinks with family and friends during the game.

Ray’s Place 838 Water St., Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: 21+

7pm Wed. Feb. 13

Sound and Stories: Love Hurts

What does it mean to fall in love? And who's around to catch us when we do? Join local writers, storytellers and musicians Peter Phippen, Victoria Shoemaker and Tiit Raid for an evening of songs and stories on loves lost and found.

Pablo Center at the Confluence 120 Graham Avenue, Eau Claire

Cost: $5

7-8:30pm Wed. Feb. 13

Hygge: A Night of Coziness, Warmth & Restorative Yoga

Discover the Norwegian and Danish tradition of hygge (pronounced hoo-gah). Recharge your inner light with a night of comfort, warmth and presence incorporating tea, talk, and a gentle and supportive restorative yoga practice. Wear your comfy clothes and bring your favorite blanket.

Tuning Tree 515 South Barstow, Suite 117, Eau Claire

Cost: $15-35

7-9pm Wed. Feb. 13

Ask a Scientist: Water

Dan Zerr, a natural resource educator with UW-Extension Eau Claire will discuss the value of clean water and present ways each of us can help make sure clean water is available well into the future.

Acoustic Cafe - Eau Claire 505 S. Barstow St., Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

7:30pm Wed. Feb. 13

2nd Annual Labor Film Series: Free Lunch Society

Filmmaker Christian Tod examines the unconditional basic income idea. Free Lunch Society, a German feature-length documentary directed by Christian Tod, the first international film about basic income to play in cinemas worldwide, is dedicated to one of the most crucial questions of our times.

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

Cost: FREE

7:30pm Wed. Feb. 13

UWEC Forum Presents Barry Burden: Gerrymandering in WI and Beyond

Could it be true in the U.S. that living on one side of a street or another can impact whether a person’s vote adds to the ultimate win or lose column for the candidate of their choice? It sure can. Burden's Forum presentation will outline the issues surrounding gerrymandering, the WI case, and more about this important topic.

UWEC Schofield Auditorium 105 Garfield Ave, Eau Claire

Cost: $8 GA, $6 UW Faculty/Staff and 62+, $4 UW Student and 17 and under, $2 presale for students

8pm Wed. Feb. 13

King of the Hill Trivia Night at The Plus

How much do you know about King of the Hill? Put a team together and come show off! All of our questions on this night will be about the show. 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 02/13/2019

karaoke/DJ, galleries, classes, etc

Adult Open Hockey

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

Adult Open Broomball

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

Events with Tickets