Events For 03/18/2019

Mon. Mar. 18

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. 18

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. 18

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

9am-9pm Mon. Mar. 18

Eau Claire's Birthday Sale Celebration

Eau Claire's Official Birthday is March 19 and we're turning 147! March 16th-19th, receive 20% OFF ALL "Eau Claire" apparel, art, things, and books and 15% OFF everything else at The Local Store PLUS get a FREE I Heart EC sticker…

The Local Store at the Volume One World Headquarters 205 N. Dewey St., Eau Claire

9:30-10:45am Mon. Mar. 18

Movin' & Groovin'

Each Movin' & Groovin' class is filled with laughter and fun. It promotes language & play through the use of music, song & dance.

River Source Family Center 403 High Street, Chippewa Falls

Cost: FREE

Age: Birth to age 5

9:30-11:30am Mon. Mar. 18

La Leche League of Eau Claire Meeting

Offers peer support to lactating parents and any parent who wants to feed their baby human milk. A typical meeting includes informal topical discussion led by a leader, as well as lots of time for sharing questions or concerns and encouraging one another. Children are welcome.

Family Resource Center for Eau Claire County 4800 Golf Rd., Suite 450, Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

10:15am Mon. Mar. 18

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

3-5pm Mon. Mar. 18

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

3:15-4:15pm Mon. Mar. 18

Read with Rado

Rado the therapy dog loves to be read to - readers of all ages and skill levels can share their favorite book with him.

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

Cost: FREE

Age: Family

5-6pm Mon. Mar. 18

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+

5-6pm Mon. Mar. 18

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

5:15-6pm Mon. Mar. 18

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. 18

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. 18

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. 18

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. 18

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. 18

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. 18

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

6pm Mon. Mar. 18

Wine & Dine: March

A 5 course meal, 4 wine pairings, discounts on the bottles of wines sampled that night, along with an educational and fun filled evening with both wine expert William and Chef Adam.

Bye the Willow 501 N. High St, Chippewa Falls

Cost: $40

6-7:30pm Mon. Mar. 18

Joyce Ash: Poetry Reading

This event will feature a reading by Dr. Joyce Ash, originally from Cameroon, currently Associate Professor of English at University of Hartford. She is the author most recently of Beautiful Fire, a collection of poems. Her poetry has been translated into multiple languages and her work has appeared in many international anthologies of poetry

UW Stout Memorial Student Center, Ballroom B 221 10th Ave E, Menomonie

Cost: FREE

6:05-6:50pm Mon. Mar. 18

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. 18

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. 18

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. 18

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. 18

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. 18

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+

7:30-10pm Mon. Mar. 18

Eau Claire - Area Game Developers

Join local game developers in playtesting each other's digital and analog games while discussing game design and development. Open to everyone regardless of background or experience.

D20 Gaming LLC 2158 EastRidge Center, Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

8-10pm Mon. Mar. 18

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 03/18/2019

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