Events For 04/09/2019

7-7:50am Tue. Apr. 9

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

9-10:30am Tue. Apr. 9

Cornell Playgroup

This parent & child playgroup offers fun & playful opportunities for families to connect through music & story time, crafts & healthy snacks. Plus, each family receives one free book each month.

First Presbyterian Church 211 South 4th Street, Cornell

Cost: FREE

Age: 0-5 yrs

9am-5pm Tue. Apr. 9

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

9-10am Tue. Apr. 9

Embodied Grace Yoga Series

A 3 or 9 week yoga series to help embody your life. Taught by Tracy Chipman. Shake the shroud of winter funk and attend one session from each class, or attend all 9 weeks. Class schedule: Spring Tonic (3/26, 4/2, and 4/9), Inner Compass (4/23, 4/30, 5/7) and Wise & Strong (5/21, 5/28, 6/4). Register by email at least a week before each class.

Ananda Works Wellness Center 320 Putnam Street, Suite 123, Eau Claire

Cost: $45/ 3 week series or $120 for all 3 series' (9 weeks)

9:30-11:30am Tue. Apr. 9

Eau Claire Area Memory Café

The café offers a comfortable way for you and your care partner to have fun and socialize with others who have Mild Cognitive Impairment, early to moderate Alzheimer’s or other types of dementia, and those who worry about memory problems.

Cost: FREE

10-11am Tue. Apr. 9

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

10am-noon Tue. Apr. 9

Creative Bracelet Sets

Come create beautiful beaded jewelry with artist Judy Dorf. Consider pairing this workshop with the Making Glass Beads class in February and create one of a kind jewelry for yourself or to give as gifts.

Chippewa Valley Cultural Association, Inc., Heyde Center for the Arts 3 South High Street, Chippewa Falls

Cost: $35

Age: All Ages

10am-noon Tue. Apr. 9

Tech Tuesdays: Open Lab

Opening up a digital playground for you every week. Create and play with our coding kits, 3D printers, robots, Augmented Reality Sandbox and more! Feel free to drop in anytime during the two-hour window.

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

Cost: Free with Museum membership or admission

Age: All Ages

10-11am Tue. Apr. 9

Medicare 101: An Educational Event

Medicare 101 provides a foundational understanding of the four parts of Medicare; Part A Hospital, Part B Medical, Part C Medicare Advantage and Part D Prescription Drug. Information will be provided on initial enrollment as well as additional enrollment periods pertaining to Part C options.

Insurance Associates 3413 Golf Road, Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

10-11:30am Tue. Apr. 9

Creative art and open play

Story time, songs, art activities, games and open play.

B’utiful kids Learning Center 502 Bay st, Chippewa Falls

Cost: $5 entry and $1 for each additional child

Age: 5 and under

12:30-4pm Tue. Apr. 9

Training Tuesday AHA Healthcare Provider CPR Class

American Heart Association (AHA) Healthcare Provider Initial or Refresher CPR for the Professional. Students receive a course completion card that is valid for 2 years. Maximum of 6 Students per Class with a Minimum of 3 Students. Please Reserve your seat online

Life Safety Training Center 2425 Seymour Road, Eau Claire

Cost: $75 per Student

Age: 18 and Up

12:30-2:30pm Tue. Apr. 9

Creative art and open play

Story time, songs, art activities, games and open play.

B’utiful kids Learning Center 502 Bay st, Chippewa Falls

Cost: $5 entry and $1 for each additional child

Age: 5 and under

2-4pm Tue. Apr. 9

Tame Your Tech

Drop in on the second Tuesday of the month to get personal training on your e-reader, laptop, tablet or smart phone.

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

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

2:30-3pm Tue. Apr. 9

Pop Up Play

Museum Playologists could pop up anywhere with a fun new challenge for you and your family to enjoy. Exercise your brains and bodies with a variety of action-packed activities.

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

Cost: Free with Museum membership or admission

Age: All Ages

3pm Tue. Apr. 9

Beverly Lewis-Book Signing

Award-winning, bestselling author Beverly Lewis will be touring the Midwest in the promotion of her latest release, The Tinderbox, a stand-alone novel set in her beloved Lancaster County and featuring her trademark look at Amish family life. Books will be available for purchase.

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

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

3:30-5pm Tue. Apr. 9

Kids Adventure Tuesdays K.A.T.

Drop-in after school for games, activities, crafts & more.

Augusta Memorial Public Library 113 North Stone St, Augusta

Cost: FREE

Age: school age children

4-6pm Tue. Apr. 9

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

4:30-7pm Tue. Apr. 9

Ham Loaf Dinner, Quilt and Bake Sale

The great cooks of Our Saviour's Lutheran in Chippewa Falls are preparing their famous Ham Loaf Dinner.To top it all off, your choice of pie. After dinner, take some baked goods or a quilt home with you. Handicap accessible, and carryouts are available.

Our Savior's Lutheran Church 1300 Mansfield St, Chippewa Falls

Cost: $10 Adults, $4 Children (5-10)

5-6pm Tue. Apr. 9

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 the creative in you.

Eau Claire YMCA 700 Graham Ave., Eau Claire

Cost: Member $56, Community $68

Age: Ages 7-10

5:30-6:20pm Tue. Apr. 9

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

5:30-6:30pm Tue. Apr. 9

Medicare 101: An Educational Event

Medicare 101 provides a foundational understanding of the four parts of Medicare; Part A Hospital, Part B Medical, Part C Medicare Advantage and Part D Prescription Drug. Information will be provided on initial enrollment as well as additional enrollment periods pertaining to Part C options.

Insurance Associates 3413 Golf Road, Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

5:45-7:30pm Tue. Apr. 9

Eau Claire Buddhist Study Group

Led by Lama Yeshe from the Hay River Buddhist Meditation Center in Ridgeland, WI. Read, study and discuss Tibetan Buddhist teachings as presented in books by various authors. Meetings begin with a brief meditation followed by a review of the assigned reading and a discussion.

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

Cost: Free will donation

Age: All Ages

6-7:30pm Tue. Apr. 9

Tainter Menomin Lake Improvement Association Monthly Meeting

No matter who you are, you live in a watershed and your voice matters. Come introduce yourself to other watershed citizens at this month's TMLIA meeting.

Dunn County Fish and Game Clubhouse 1600 Pine Ave, Menomonie

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

6-8:45pm Tue. Apr. 9

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. Apr. 9

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+

6-8:30pm Tue. Apr. 9

NAMI Basics Education Program

NAMI Basics is an education program designed for parents and other caregivers of children and adolescents experiencing mental health challenges. 6 two-and-a-half hour classes that will provide you with skills, knowledge and a community of people who can relate to your experience.

Location details in Eau Claire provided with approved registration., Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: Adults

6-7:30pm Tue. Apr. 9

Introduction to Seed Saving

This class will review basic plant biology and seed-growing principles. Learn how to start saving seeds so you can keep growing your favorite varieties every year. Kathleen is the owner of Plum Creek Seeds and has been gardening and seed saving for many years.

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

Cost: $10

Age: All Ages

6:15-7:15pm Tue. Apr. 9

Explore! Junior STEM Institute

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. Work to creatively solve problems through experimentation and discover that making mistakes is not only OK, but fun!

Eau Claire YMCA 700 Graham Ave., Eau Claire

Cost: Member $56, Community $68

Age: Ages 7-10

6:15-7:15pm Tue. Apr. 9

Junior Chefs

In this program, students will get a hands-on fundamental kitchen experience, learning skills such as reading and referencing recipes, ingredient identification, proper measuring technique and more.

Eau Claire YMCA 700 Graham Ave., Eau Claire

Cost: Member $56, Community $68

Age: Ages 7-10

6:15-7:15pm Tue. Apr. 9

Kitchen Basics for Teens

In this cooking class just for teens, participants will enjoy a social and fun environment in which to explore a variety of cuisine. Learn the basics any teen needs to know to find his or her way around a kitchen, but also delve into more specialized techniques.

Eau Claire YMCA 700 Graham Ave., Eau Claire

Cost: Member $56, Community $68

Age: Ages 11-16

6:30pm Tue. Apr. 9

Teen Litwits Book Club

Talk about books you love (or hate!) with other teens. Teens vote on a new title to read each month. Snacks served.

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

Cost: FREE

Age: Grades 6-12

6:30-7:30pm Tue. Apr. 9

Group Vibrational Sound Therapy

Audrey Van Wey, RN, Reiki Master, will do a soothing guided meditation followed by the relaxing sounds of singing bowls, tuning forks, and chimes to remove negativity and stress, leaving you feeling refreshed and rejuvenated. Please pay at the door.

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

Cost: $20

7-9pm Tue. Apr. 9

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. Apr. 9

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. Apr. 9

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+

7-10pm Tue. Apr. 9

Poker Night

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. Apr. 9

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+

7-8:30pm Tue. Apr. 9

School of Odd: Figure Drawing Sessions

Brush up on your humyn drawing skills with these instruction-free drawing sessions. Admission includes: 1 1/2 hour sessions with nude models, drawing board, and light snacks + beverages. Register online or in store, additional info will be emailed upon registration.

Odd Humyns 209 N Barstow St, Eau Claire

Cost: $45/all six sessions, $15/per session

Age: All Ages

7-9pm Tue. Apr. 9

Winter Film Series - Can You Ever Forgive Me

Melissa McCarthy is masterful in the captivating account - based on a true story - of a down-and-out writer who resorts to lies, deceit and outright crime to get back on top. Melissa McCarthy, Richard E. Grant, Dolly Wells.

Menomonie Public Library 600 Wolske Bay Rd, Menomonie

Cost: FREE

Age: Rated R

7:30pm Tue. Apr. 9

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

7:30pm Tue. Apr. 9

Brooklyn Rider: Healing Modes

Hailed as “the future of chamber music” (Strings), Brooklyn Rider offers eclectic repertoire in gripping performances that continue to attract legions of fans and draw rave reviews from classical, world, and rock critics alike.

Pablo Center at the Confluence 120 Graham Avenue, Eau Claire

Cost: $45

Ongoing Events For 04/09/2019

karaoke/DJ, galleries, classes, etc

Play & Learn

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

Events with Tickets