Events For 03/05/2019

Tue. Mar. 5

The Pen Project Multi-Media Exhibit

Paintings, drawings, poetry and testimonies submitted to The Pen Project magazine will be on display during this month-long exhibit, showcasing the talent that lives inside America's correctional system.

The Heyde Center for the Arts 3 South High St., Chippewa Falls

Cost: FREE

7-7:50am Tue. Mar. 5

Distance Running

All levels are welcome, but this class is specifically designed for anyone, at any level, interested in running a half or full marathon. Provides you with the training tools to help you on this 14-week journey. Attend either the Tuesday morning or evening lecture, and training runs are on Saturdays.

UWEC McPhee Strength & Performance Center 509 University Drive, Eau Claire

Cost: $149

Age: All Ages

9am-3pm Tue. Mar. 5

Eau Claire Farm Show

Eau Claire Farm Show includes equipment and displays. Comedian/Juggle Steve Russell will perform at 11 a.m. and 1 p.m. both days. There will be an FFA Silent Auction.

Chippewa Valley Expo Center 5150 Old Mill Plaza, Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

10-11am Tue. Mar. 5

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

10-10:30am Tue. Mar. 5

Menomonie Public Library: Learning Together

Storytime for children birth and older. Children attend with a parent or caregiver. No registration required.

Menomonie Public Library 600 Wolske Bay Rd, Menomonie

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

10:30-10:50am Tue. Mar. 5

Toddler Tales

20 minutes of songs, stories, and play time for toddlers and their caregivers. Please register for story times at the library.

Altoona Public Library 1303 Lynn Ave., Altoona

Cost: FREE

Age: For children 18 months – 2 years

10:30-11:45am Tue. Mar. 5

Thomas Hardy: The Pictures of His World

Do you love juicy, modern fiction? You may enjoy an upcoming literature series examining the work of one of its forefathers. This program is funded in part by the Elizabeth Morris grant, in partnership with UW–Eau Claire. Registration for the series is required.

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

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

2-4pm Tue. Mar. 5

Courageous Communication

When employees feel empowered to speak up and share their viewpoints, they are able to more easily navigate challenging situations such as handling conflict, avoiding a potential problem in a project and more. This workshop explores emotional intelligence and how it works with communication.

UW Eau Claire Campus 105 Garfield Avenue, Eau Claire

Cost: $40

Age: All Ages

3:30-7:30pm Tue. Mar. 5

Fat Tuesday Buffet

We’re bringing Bourbon Street to Green Mill. Satisfy your New Orleans’s cravings and celebrate Mardi Gras with a buffet in honor of Fat Tuesday. Buffet Menu: Jambalaya, Kings Cake, Gumbo, Beignets, Hush Puppies, Shrimp and Grits, Bread Pudding, Braised Collard Greens & Coleslaw.

Green Mill Restaurant & Bar 2703 Craig Rd., Eau Claire

Cost: $18

Age: All Ages

4-5pm Tue. Mar. 5

Teen Minecraft Club

Teens are welcome to join us in the community room to play Minecraft. Laptops are available to share or players may bring their own. The library has 1 Minecraft account that may be shared amongst players. If you do not have your own Minecraft Club Account, please be prepared to share.

Altoona Public Library 1303 Lynn Ave., Altoona

Cost: FREE

Age: Ages 12-18

4-7pm Tue. Mar. 5

24th Annual Noah's Ark Pancake Supper

In addition to a meal of pancakes, sausage, fruit and ice cream, there will be children's activities, silent auction baskets, and a preschool art display. A tithe from this event will go to Mighty Maddy's Mission to help support families affected by childhood cancer.

Trinity Lutheran Church 1314 E. Lexington Blvd., Eau Claire

Cost: Advance ticket prices are $9 for age 13 and over, $5 for ages 3-12. Ticket prices at the door increase to $10 for age 13 and over

Age: All Ages

4-6pm Tue. Mar. 5

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

5-6pm Tue. Mar. 5

Young Artists Studio

Informative and interactive classes on all things art. Explore a variety of different mediums as you hone and develop your creative skills. These classes are sure to inspire and ignite the creativity in you.

Eau Claire YMCA 700 Graham Ave., Eau Claire

Cost: Member $56, Community $68

Age: Ages 7-10

5:30-6:20pm Tue. Mar. 5

Distance Running

All levels are welcome, but this class is specifically designed for anyone, at any level, interested in running a half or full marathon. Provides you with the training tools to help you on this 14-week journey. Attend either the Tuesday morning or evening lecture, and training runs are on Saturdays.

UWEC McPhee Strength & Performance Center 509 University Drive, Eau Claire

Cost: $149

Age: All Ages

5:30-9:30pm Tue. Mar. 5

Training Tuesday CPR/AED Course (Initial)

This CPR/AED course is designed for anyone with little or no medical training who needs a course completion card for a job, regulatory (for example OSHA), or other requirements. This course can also be taken by anyone who wants to be prepared for an emergency in any setting.

Life Safety Training Center 2425 Seymour Road, Eau Claire

Cost: $55 Per Person

Age: Age 15+

6-8:45pm Tue. Mar. 5

Entrepreneurial Training Program

The sessions are designed to help people learn the fundamentals of small business start-up, management and how to create a business plan.

UW-Eau Claire Human Sciences and Services Building 239 Water St, Eau Claire

Cost: $250 (after scholarship applied)

Age: All Ages

6-8pm Tue. Mar. 5

Amp Quiz Trivia at Gilligan's

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.

Gilligan's 2542 8 1/4 Avenue, Chetek

Cost: FREE

Age: 21+

6-8pm Tue. Mar. 5

March Maintenance Madness at SHIFT

Learn how to keep your bike in tip-top shape. The weekly series covers different sections of the bicycle so by the end of the month you'll be able to perform basic repairs at home. Classes include a free beer or coffee and a small gift related to each topic. Attendees receive 10% off all March purchases.

SHIFT Cyclery & Coffee Bar 615 Graham Avenue, Eau Claire

Cost: $25 per class, or $80 for all 4 classes

6-7pm Tue. Mar. 5

Spring Wellness for Cats and Dogs

Make and take a healthy powder to sprinkle on your cat or dog food. Learn about products available at MMFC to support your furry friend’s health in the springtime. Tanya Young is a Merchandising Coordinator at Menomonie Market and has over 15 years of culinary and teaching experience.

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

Cost: $5

Age: All Ages

6:15-7:15pm Tue. Mar. 5

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 $56, Community $68

Age: Ages 7-10

6:15-7:15pm Tue. Mar. 5

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 $56, Community $68

Age: Ages 11-16

6:30-9pm Tue. Mar. 5

Reiki Share

Come when you can, leave when you must. All those who are Reiki attuned, feel free to join for a relaxing evening of healing.

Soulstice Wellness Center 1316 Fairfax Street #103 & #104, Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

7-9pm Tue. Mar. 5

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+

7-9pm Tue. Mar. 5

Amp Quiz Trivia at the Tomahawk Room

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.

Tomahawk Room 306 N. Bridge St., Chippewa Falls

Cost: FREE

Age: 21+

7-9pm Tue. Mar. 5

Amp Quiz Trivia at Sammy's

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.

Sammy's Pizza 2812 London Rd, Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: 21+

7-9pm Tue. Mar. 5

Amp Quiz Trivia at Eau Galle Grille

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.

Eau Galle Grill & Saloon N383 County Road D, Eau Galle

Cost: FREE

Age: 21+

7pm Tue. Mar. 5

6x6 Reading Series

Six readers will read original work for six minutes each. Theme this time is "Earth." Readers include Max Garland, Samantha Kobs, Greg Gilbertson, Kate Hinnant, Jacob Gruetzman, and Jessi Peterson.

The Volume One Gallery (Inside The Local Store) 205 N. Dewey St., Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

7-9pm Tue. Mar. 5

Winter Film Series - A Star Is Born

Seasoned musician Jackson Maine discovers—and falls in love with—struggling artist Ally. She has just about given up on her dream to make it big as a singer, until Jack coaxes her into the spotlight. But even as Ally’s career takes off, the personal side of their relationship is breaking down, as Jack fights an ongoing battle with his own internal demons.

Menomonie Public Library 600 Wolske Bay Rd, Menomonie

Cost: FREE

Age: Rated R

7-10pm Tue. Mar. 5

Poker Night

Play your cards right and win some free beer! The Growler Guys hosts 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 20 player max.

The Growler Guys 2832 London Road, Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: 21+

7-8pm Tue. Mar. 5

MTG Auditions for "Who's Afraid of Virgina Wolf"

Auditions for both male and female roles, for "Who's Afraid of Virginia Woolf." This play by Edward Albee first staged in 1962. It examines the complexities of the marriage of a middle-aged couple, Martha and George. Show runs April 26th - May 5th. Directed by Susan Collie.

Menomonie Theater Guild Studio 502 W. 2nd St., Menomonie

Age: 16+

7-8pm Tue. Mar. 5

Yoga For runners, By Runners

Designed by Runners who are also Yoga Instructors to provide the right mix of stretching and strengthening that runners need, at a cozy temperature of 80 degrees. Classes will emphasize strengthening of arms, spine, core, back, shoulders, necks and toes while increasing flexibility.

The Yoga Room 2839 Mall Dr., Eau Claire

Cost: $15 single class drop-in rate

Age: 18+

7:30pm Tue. Mar. 5

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

Ongoing Events For 03/05/2019

karaoke/DJ, galleries, classes, etc

Play & Learn

Every Tuesday, Thursday until Dec. 20, 9:30-11:30am; Every Tuesday, Thursday until Dec. 19, 9:30-11:30am

Events with Tickets