Events For 03/06/2019

Wed. Mar. 6

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

9am Wed. Mar. 6

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-3pm Wed. Mar. 6

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

9:30-10:15am Wed. Mar. 6

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

9:30-11am Wed. Mar. 6

Weekly Bird Banding

Beaver Creek Reserve Bird Banders have been banding birds for 20+ years. Visit with the Bird Banders during their weekly banding sessions. Watch and learn how and why they band birds. Learn about bird identification, how birds are caught and banded, and meet some birds up close.

Wise Nature Center, Beaver Creek Reserve S1 Cty Rd. K, Fall Creek

Cost: FREE

10-11am Wed. Mar. 6

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

10:15-10:45am Wed. Mar. 6

On My Own

At this playgroup, children attend on their own and learn to play by themselves and with others.

Menomonie Public Library 600 Wolske Bay Rd, Menomonie

Cost: FREE

Age: Ages 3-5

10:30-11am Wed. Mar. 6

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

11am-1pm Wed. Mar. 6

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

11:30am-1pm Wed. Mar. 6

Health Insurance in Manufacturing

Bob Pfeiffer, will discuss PBM carve-outs, brand and specialty prescription advocacy, reference-based pricing, orthopedic telemedicine, obesity management strategies, in-home medical delivery services, on-site/near-site primary care clinic offerings, and more.

Advanced Laser Machining 600 Cashman Drive, Chippewa Falls

Cost: $15

Age: All Ages

noon-1:30pm Wed. Mar. 6

Living Well with Dementia

This class presents some brain wellness strategies and the evidence behind them to improve overall health and well-being for individuals with memory loss and/or dementia and their care partner. Registration is required.

Dove Healthcare West - Community Room 1405 Truax Blvd, Eau Claire

Cost: FREE, lunch included

Age: Adults

noon-6pm Wed. Mar. 6

River Prairie Apothecary Walk-in Hours

In-person, 1-on-1 herbal education with Master Herbalist, Kerri Kiernan. Chat with a professional herbalist to learn more about using herbs for your health.

The Broom & Crow 106 E. Grand Ave., Eau Claire

Cost: $15 for 15 minutes of consulation

1:30-2pm Wed. Mar. 6

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. Mar. 6

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

3:45-5pm Wed. Mar. 6

Savvy Seniors Series

As part of The Classic’s ongoing Savvy Seniors Series program, local novelist CeCelia Zorn will present “Write Your Obituary: You Get the Last Word."

The Classic at Hillcrest Greens 2455 Sawgrass Pl, Altoona

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

5-7pm Wed. Mar. 6

Women Writers on Wednesday: Molly Patterson

Molly Patterson's work has appeared in several magazines, including The Atlantic Monthly and The Iowa Review. Her debut novel, Rebellion, was published by Harper (HarperCollins) in 2017.

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

5:30-7pm Wed. Mar. 6

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

6-8pm Wed. Mar. 6

Your Journey Together

Your Journey Together is a 10-week parenting class for those looking to enhance their parenting experience. Space is limited, registration is required.

Family Support Center 403 High Street, Chippewa Falls

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

6pm Wed. Mar. 6

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+

6:30-9pm Wed. Mar. 6

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

6:30-8:30pm Wed. Mar. 6

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+

6:30-9pm Wed. Mar. 6

First Wednesday Wine Pairing + Empty Bowls

Chef Michelle is making soup for the Feed My People Food Bank’s annual Empty Bowls fundraiser. In recognition of that event our wine pairing will feature foods that are typically served in bowls. Check back for the exact menu, and consider attending or volunteering at the Empty Bowls event.

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

Cost: $40

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

New Moon Astrology Class For Healing And Moving Forward

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 with more authenticity of soul purpose during each new moon phase.

Location information provided up registraiton, Eau Claire

Cost: $15 (Registration required)

Age: No Children

6:30-8:30pm Wed. Mar. 6

The Paint Shack

Have fun painting on canvas, wood, bags, glasses and more. Made easy and fun as a trained instructor walks the class through the process. Check the website for more information on scheduled events and classes.

The Paint Shack 2524 Golf Road Suite 2c, Eau Claire

Cost: $10-40

Age: All Ages

6:35-7:20pm Wed. Mar. 6

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. Mar. 6

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. Mar. 6

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. Mar. 6

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. Mar. 6

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+

7-10pm Wed. Mar. 6

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+

7-9pm Wed. Mar. 6

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. Mar. 6

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+

7-10pm Wed. Mar. 6

We Banjo 3

Billboard Bluegrass and World #1 Artists, We Banjo 3 is one of the most prolific and exciting bands to emerge from Ireland in recent years. Featuring banjo, fiddle, mandolin, guitar, percussion and beautiful harmonies.

The Metro 201 E Lake St, Eau Claire

Cost: $15

Age: All Ages

7-8:30pm Wed. Mar. 6

Ribbons of Life

John Haack, UW-Extension Emeritus Natural Resource Educator, will tell us about the features and creatures that create “Ribbons of Life” along the shorelands of Wisconsin’s lakes, rivers, and streams. John will also offer tips for shoreland stewards to improve the health of their shoreland and attract more wildlife.

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

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

7:30pm Wed. Mar. 6

Gaelic Storm

This multi-national, Celtic juggernaut entertains all. The country-music folks adore the storytelling, the bluegrass-heads love the instrumentals, Celtic fans love their devotion to tradition, and the rockers simply relish the passion they play their instruments with.

Pablo Center at the Confluence 120 Graham Avenue, Eau Claire

Cost: Tickets start at $32

8-9:30pm Wed. Mar. 6

Triva Night at The Plus: Celebrate International Women's Day

Join a night of trivia that will celebrate the accomplishments as well as bring attention to the challenges women face each day across the globe. Prizes for winning teams!

The Plus 208 S. Barstow St, Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

Ongoing Events For 03/06/2019

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

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