Events For 03/11/2019

Mon. Mar. 11

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

9-11:30am Mon. Mar. 11

Family Fun Zone

Children and parents enjoy open play on the large turf field filled with numerous toys, games, sports equipment, inflatables, and dress up clothes. Organized activities are also offered at different times each morning which children may participate in if they choose or continue with open play.

YMCA Sports Center 3456 Craig Road, Eau Claire

Cost: $3 member; $5 community

Age: Ages 0-6

9-10am Mon. Mar. 11

Free Community Yoga

Instructor, Teresa Kruger is a 200 hour certified yoga and meditation instructor. Community Yoga is designed to accommodate yoga practitioners of all levels. Will cover yoga postures, some yogic philosophies, and go through some guided relaxation/meditation.

Menomonie Public Library 600 Wolske Bay Rd, Menomonie

Cost: FREE

10:15am Mon. Mar. 11

Lap Tots Storytime

For one and two-year-olds who are transitioning from baby to toddler. All storytimes features stories, songs, rhymes, fingerplays, music, and movement. All are welcome and no registration is required. Also includes parachute games.

LE Phillips Memorial Public Library - Youth Services Program Room 400 Eau Claire Street, Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: Baby-Toddler

10:30-10:50am Mon. Mar. 11

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

1-6pm Mon. Mar. 11

Artists Series Presents The Mystical Arts of Tibet

The monks of the Drepung Loseling Monastery will visit UW-Eau Claire from March 11-15 for an artist residency that includes creating a sand mandala, lectures on Tibetan culture, traditions and beliefs, and a sacred music and dance performance. Opening and closing ceremonies at 1pm on Monday and Friday respectively.

Davies Center, UW-Eau Claire UW-Eau Claire, Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

2-3:30pm Mon. Mar. 11

Beginning Knitting: A Two Day Workshop

Learn the art of knitting during this two-session class. This is a two day workshop; Monday, March 4 and Monday, March 11. A great class for beginners that will introduce you to the basics and provide a great start for all your future projects.

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

Cost: $40

3-5pm Mon. Mar. 11

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

3:30-4:45pm Mon. Mar. 11

LEGO Club

LEGOs are provided in the library's community room for imaginative play. Creations will be displayed in the library for a month. Recommended for children ages 4-12. No sign up required.

Altoona Public Library 1303 Lynn Ave., Altoona

Cost: FREE

Age: Ages 4-12

5-6pm Mon. Mar. 11

Local Lit: Off the Page

Readings from various local authors. Local Author, former Eau Claire poet laureate, and Professor Emeritus, Bruce Taylor, has goals to entertain and to expose an audience to a wide variety and diversity of writers from the Chippewa Valley (sometimes beyond): poets, spoken word artists, essayists, fiction writers.

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

Cost: FREE

5-6pm Mon. Mar. 11

Weekly Gentle Yoga

This class is for anyone looking for a slower gentle yoga class. The focus will be on mind, body, and breath connection. Great for stress reduction and melting away tension. Some relaxation poses are held for several breaths to invite release of muscle tension. Very beginner friendly.

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

Cost: $10

Age: 18+

5-7pm Mon. Mar. 11

Youth Safety

Feel confident and prepared to tackle the responsibility of staying home alone. This class will teach you safety basics like kitchen/cooking safety, what to do in case of varying emergencies and how to handle tough situations regarding internet safety, strangers and more.

Eau Claire YMCA 700 Graham Ave., Eau Claire

Cost: Member $30, Community $45

Age: Ages 8-13

5-6pm Mon. Mar. 11

Meditate

This class will demystify and practice the fundamentals of meditation to bring mindfulness and peace to the experience of life. Learn tips, tools, and a variety of techniques to help make your practice feel more accessible, enjoyable, and fun. Drop in, tune in, and enjoy this time for yourself.

Tuning Tree 515 South Barstow, Suite 117, Eau Claire

Cost: $10

5-7pm Mon. Mar. 11

Local Lit: Nicholas Gulig

Nicholas Gulig, a Thai-American poet from Eau Claire who attended the Iowa Writer's Workshop and the University of Denver, is author of three books: North of Order, Book of Lake, and ORIENT which won the Cleveland State University Open Book Award. He teaches in the Department of Languages and Literatures at UW-Whitewater.

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

Cost: FREE

5-7pm Mon. Mar. 11

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 Mondays the group meets for a burger night out.

Pine Meadow Golf Club 4324 Fairfax Park Dr., Eau Claire

Age: 50+

5:15-6pm Mon. Mar. 11

Sport Tykes ABCs

Every week has a different theme which emphasizes learning new athletic and motor skills along with following directions and learning rules to basic games. Parents may participate with children in this program, but it is not required.

YMCA Sports Center 3456 Craig Road, Eau Claire

Cost: $75members, $80 community

Age: Ages 3-4

5:30-6pm Mon. Mar. 11

Cardio Fix

Experience a full body workout in 30 minutes. Improve fitness, balance, and strength. Pre-Register online or at the Altoona Parks & Recreation Office.

River Prairie Center 1445 Front Porch Place, Altoona

Cost: $20

Age: 16+

5:45-7:15pm Mon. Mar. 11

Invention Convention

An advanced STEM program. Throughout this course, participants will be presented with a variety of topics in the STEM field. They will have the opportunity to explore these topics in a hands-on way as they design and carry out their own experiments.

Eau Claire YMCA 700 Graham Ave., Eau Claire

Cost: Member $42, Community $52

Age: Ages 9-14

5:45-7:15pm Mon. Mar. 11

World of Art

In this art class, students will explore a variety of mediums such as painting, sculpting and textile arts, with the chance to work on more advanced projects. Participants will experience freedom to develop and work on more complex pieces over the span of several class periods.

Eau Claire YMCA 700 Graham Ave., Eau Claire

Cost: Member $56, Community $68

Age: Ages 9-14

5:45-7:15pm Mon. Mar. 11

Invention Convention

Throughout this course, participants will be presented with a variety of topics in the STEM field. They will have the opportunity to explore these topics in a hands-on way as they design and carry out their own experiments.

Eau Claire YMCA 700 Graham Ave., Eau Claire

Cost: Member $56, Community $68

Age: Ages 9-14

6-7:30pm Mon. Mar. 11

CollECtive Choir Rehearsal Run Invite

The CollECtive Choir invites you to join for 7 Monday rehearsals and a big spring concert at the Metro in downtown Eau Claire on April 14th. Come see why this growing Gospel/Hip Hop community is so contagious. Asking a minimum commitment of 5 of the rehearsals for rappers/singers.

Lighthouse Youth Center 310 E. Madison Street, Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

6-7:15pm Mon. Mar. 11

Gentle Yoga

Provides all the benefits of the yoga experience at a slower and steadier pace. It helps you reduce stress, feel strong yet flexible in your body and increase positive energy. Participants can purchase 10 classes at a time, which they can use during the fall, winter and spring yoga class sessions.

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

Cost: 10-class Pack Friends, $80, Nonmembers $100; At the door $10 Friends, $12 Nonmembers

6-9pm Mon. Mar. 11

Mystic Monday: March

Back by popular demand with an extra hour—Mystic Medium with an Intuitive Twist. Get a reading, but also learn to tune-in, tap into and trust your own intuition. Handouts will be provided, but feel free to bring your notebook or journal to take notes as well.

Bye the Willow 501 N. High St, Chippewa Falls

Cost: $40

6:05-6:50pm Mon. Mar. 11

Sport Tykes Soccer

Come join in the fun and learn skills specific to dribbling, kicking, and blocking the ball. Children will get a chance to participate with others along with learning the basic rules of the game in a group setting. (Shin guards are optional).

Eau Claire YMCA 700 Graham Ave., Eau Claire

Cost: $70 members, $80 non-members

Age: Ages 4-5

6:30-7:30pm Mon. Mar. 11

Ebb & Slow Flow Yoga - Session 6

This practice of asana and breathing exercises help bring peace to the mind and body, preparing the body to build flexibility and strength while minimizing the chance of injury. Pre-Register online or at the Altoona Parks & Recreation Office.

River Prairie Center 1445 Front Porch Place, Altoona

Cost: $25

Age: Adults

6:30-8:30pm Mon. Mar. 11

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

6:45-7:45pm Mon. Mar. 11

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+

7-9pm Mon. Mar. 11

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 Mon. Mar. 11

Amp Quiz Trivia at River Inn Bar

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.

River Inn Bar 10418 County Highway X, Chippewa Falls

Cost: FREE

Age: 21+

7:30-9pm Mon. Mar. 11

Tell Me Something Weird Podcast Live

Each week, Jodie Arnold and Eric Johnson get together to share their love of murders, abductions, end-times predictions, and weird history in a weekly podcast. Join them live at The Plus (for free) while they chat with a special guest, give away some sweet swag, and get a little weird.

The Plus 208 S. Barstow St, Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages (18+ recommended)

8-10pm Mon. Mar. 11

Monday Jazz Jam

Aaron Hedenstrom, a new member of the jazz faculty at UWEC leads the student jazz jam session every monday. All are welcome.

The Oxbow Hotel 516 Galloway St., Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

Ongoing Events For 03/11/2019

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