Events For 09/18/2019

6-6:45am Wed. Sep. 18

Alive By 715

Start the rest of your week off right with free, fun, fitness. All ages and all fitness levels welcome (and encouraged)! Finish your sweat early enough to hit the shower and grab a cup of coffee before the office.

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

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

7:30am-1pm Wed. Sep. 18

Eau Claire Downtown Farmers Market

Seasonal, locally grown vegetables and fruits, plus baked goods, dairy products, meat, honey, maple syrup, flowers, and more.

Phoenix Park 330 Riverfront Terrace, Eau Claire

Age: All ages

8:30am-4pm Wed. Sep. 18

Assertive Communication Strategies for Women

Explore some of the reasons why this is the case and share strategies that will help women improve upon their assertiveness skills. Draw from academic research and the collective experience of those in the program (including men, who are welcome).

Holiday Inn South 4751 Owen Ayres Court, Eau Claire

Cost: $299

8:30-9:15am Wed. Sep. 18

My Baby and Me Class

This is an interactive class for babies and parents. Singing, dancing, craft project and more. Open Discussion at the end of class.

B’utiful Kids Learning Center 502 Bay St, Chippewa Falls

Cost: $5

Age: Ages 1 and under

9am Wed. Sep. 18

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

9:30-10:15am Wed. Sep. 18

Babies Make Music

Classes are filled with songs, musical activities, and instruments to stimulate your child's natural response to music. Families learn rhymes, songs, floor and lap games, and dance to build developmentally appropriate skills in a fun and engaging environment.

Eau Claire Music School 1620 Ohm Avenue, Eau Claire

Cost: $59 per month

Age: Infants to walking

9:30-10:45am Wed. Sep. 18

3k Mini-Preschool

Join us for a mini Preschool experience for children entering 4K next year. Parents attend siblings welcome for $1.

B’utiful Kids Learning Center 502 Bay St, Chippewa Falls

Cost: $5

Age: 3 &4 yr olds

10am-4pm Wed. Sep. 18

Menomonie Farmers Market

Features local produce, meats, breads, berries, herbs, desserts and baked goods, spices, handcrafted items, arts & crafts. Kids activities, hot lunches, and music performances.

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

Age: All Ages

10-11am Wed. Sep. 18

Wednesday Morning Meditation Group

Group utilizes inspirational readings such as poetry and short essays followed by a time of silence. Participants may attend any session that works for them.

The Healing Place 2125 Heights Drive, Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: Adults

10:30-11:15am Wed. Sep. 18

Toddlers Make Music

Classes are filled with songs, musical activities, and instruments to stimulate your child's natural response to music. Families learn rhymes, songs, floor and lap games, and dances to build developmentally appropriate skills in a fun and engaging environment.

Eau Claire Music School 1620 Ohm Avenue, Eau Claire

Cost: $59 per month

Age: Ages 1 to 2

11am-1pm Wed. Sep. 18

Dabble Box Makerspace Lab

Explore the library's newest DIY, hands-on space. Whether you're interested in 3D printing and coding or you'd rather color, paint and knit, the Dabble Box has something for you.

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

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

11am-1pm Wed. Sep. 18

Lunch Break Open Skating

A great way to meet new friends and get some exercise.

Hobbs Ice Arena 915 Menomonie St., Eau Claire

Cost: $4 or City Pass (1 Punch)

Age: All Ages

11:45am-1pm Wed. Sep. 18

Women With Purpose: Melissa Schultz

Melissa Schultz, is a serial entrepreneur, who started Alpha Omega Professional Services, a virtual assistant business, 24 years ago at a time when cell phones barely existed and it was still common to have dial-up internet.

Eagle's Club 2588 Hallie Rd., Chippewa Falls

Cost: $10

2-5pm Wed. Sep. 18

Ashtrology

Ash will give you a deeper understanding of your inner self, your near future, and of the relationships in your life. During your confidential session, Ash will reveal where your planets were in the cosmic landscape on the day you were born, and how that affects/plays out in your present day.

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

Cost: $17+

Age: 18+

4-5pm Wed. Sep. 18

Unraveled: Knit & Crochet Class

No experience is necessary, needle crafters of all skill levels welcome. Yarn, knitting needles and crochet hooks provided. Each week will cover a different topic.

Augusta Memorial Public Library 113 North Stone St, Augusta

Cost: FREE

Age: 9+

5:30-8:30pm Wed. Sep. 18

Business Plan Basics Class

Small business owners, entrepreneurs and aspiring business owners are invited to attend Business Plan Basics. Class participants will learn how to create an effective and engaging business plan.

Western Dairyland 418 Wisconsin St., Eau Claire

Cost: $29

Age: 18+

5:30-6:45pm Wed. Sep. 18

Wednesday Evening Playgroup

Play 'N' Learn playgroups are a free, fun, interactive experience that children and parents or other caregivers can enjoy together. Evening playgroups are held the first and third Wednesday each month.

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

Cost: FREE

Age: Ages 0-5

6-8pm Wed. Sep. 18

Knit Night

Knit Night, also known as Knit Club, is open to the public. Knit, crochet, embroider, bead, or bring any craft you like. Visit with like-minded folks, share and show off your project, bring snacks and get crafty. All are welcome. No purchase necessary.

Blue Boxer Arts 416 S Barstow Street, Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

6-7:30pm Wed. Sep. 18

Self Publishing from A to Z

Have you been creating your own world or preserving your thoughts for the future? If you’ve thought about publishing your work and want to know what options you have, come learn the ins and outs of the publishing process.

Centennial Hall, Room 1204 1698 Park Avenue, Eau Claire

Cost: $99 early registration, $119 standard

6-7:30pm Wed. Sep. 18

Art of Arranging - Autumn Botanics

Come join us in making an arrangement inspired by autumn. Use lotus pods, fluffy hydrangea, tall grasses and feathery wheat stalks to create a charming fall arrangement. Then when let to dry it can be used as fall décor for the next coming years.

Lakeview Floral 1802A Stout Rd., Menomonie

Cost: $39.95

Age: 21+

6-8pm Wed. Sep. 18

Lazy Monk Tasting Event

Join Growler Guys with Matt from Eau Claire's own Lazy Monk Brewing from 6-8pm. Receive $1 off of Lazy Monk pints, and a ticket for swag drawings every half hour.

The Growler Guys 2832 London Road, Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: 21+

6-8pm Wed. Sep. 18

DIY Immune Tonic

Learn about tasty herbs, such as elderberry and Echinacea, traditionally used to support the immune system to keep you healthy all season long and to help you get better faster when you unfortunately do get sick.

Beaver Creek Reserve S1 County Road K, Fall Creek

Cost: Friends $25, Nonmembers $30

6-8:30pm Wed. Sep. 18

Family to Family

A free 12 week course taught by trained NAMI members who have lived with this experience. It offers support and education for families and friends of people with mental illness by providing knowledge and skills to help participants be able to cope more effectively. CALL to register through week 3. Program closed after week 3.

Specific location provided after completed registration, Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: Adults

6:15-8:30pm Wed. Sep. 18

Evening Rink Rat Hockey

Open hockey time for youth players by age. Must have full equipment. Ages 15 and older are not permitted to skate in Rink Rats! Mite/Squirt (ages 7-10): 6:15pm-7:15pm. Pewee/Bantam (ages 11-14): 7:30pm-8:30pm

Hobbs Ice Arena 915 Menomonie St., Eau Claire

Cost: $4 or City Pass (1 Punch)

Age: Ages 7-10, Ages 11-14

6:30-8:30pm Wed. Sep. 18

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+

6:30-7pm Wed. Sep. 18

House Concerts at the Ager Museum

The Ager Museum hosts house concerts every 3rd Wednesday.  July 17th: Holzman Nyckelharpa Duo Aug 21st: Perdenosi Quartet plays Glazunov Sept 18th: Rob Kutcha plays Ole Bull Oct 16th: Bruce Sorenson + Robin Fossum + Mari Carlson

Ager House 514 W. Madison St., Eau Claire

Cost: $5 GA, FREE for students

7pm Wed. Sep. 18

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. Sep. 18

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. Sep. 18

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+

7-9pm Wed. Sep. 18

Dj Trivia at the Sheeley House

General knowledge, family friendly trivia. Play as a team, or on your own. Prizes for the top 3 teams with points. Go to the website for the "Clue of the Day" and information on how to get bonus points for that day's game.

Sheeley House Saloon 236 West River St., Chippewa Falls

Cost: FREE

Age: 21+

7-10pm Wed. Sep. 18

Open Mic Night

Grab your guitar, drums, bass, fiddle, harmonica, poem or best jokes and join us for an Open Mic Night hosted by Jake & Dani from Rock Creek Song Dogs. All performers welcome to join. Average performance is 2-4 songs or about 15-20 minutes.

Northwoods Brewpub & Grill 50819 West St., Osseo

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

7-8:45pm Wed. Sep. 18

Not Enough Apologies: Trauma Stories-Documentary Screening

A screening of an original WPR news documentary that examines the "childhood welfare to adult prison pipeline" and discusses how adverse childhood experiences and trauma lead to a life of behavioral and mental health issues. Examine the positive effects of trauma-informed care.

Menomonie Public Library 600 Wolske Bay Rd, Menomonie

Cost: FREE

7:30pm Wed. Sep. 18

Ezra Bell Live

Ezra Bell’s first full-length debut features ebullient soul twang, flowing and leaping like the music of a late 60s/early 70s recording of well-trained freaks dabbling in various genres. Opening Acts: D. Janakey, Bad Posture Club, and Darling West. Doors at 7pm.

The Plus 208 S. Barstow St, Eau Claire

Cost: $6.82 (includes tax & fees); $10 at the door

7:30-9:45pm Wed. Sep. 18

Swing Dance Lesson and Dancing

Join the fun and learn to Swing dance. Dancers will learn the basic steps along with turns. There will be a practice dance after the lesson. Casual attire.

Eau Claire Moose Lodge 3606 Curvue Rd, Eau Claire

Cost: $12 per person, $8 Moose member or students

8:45-10:15pm Wed. Sep. 18

Adult Open Broomball

Drop-in coed program for the adult players (18+). Players divide into teams for pick-up games. Must have own helmet. Sticks and balls provided.

Hobbs Ice Arena 915 Menomonie St., Eau Claire

Cost: $4/person or City Pass (1 Punch)

Age: 18+

9pm Wed. Sep. 18

Bennyoke

Come to Bennyoke every Wednesday and Sunday and sing your favorite karaoke songs.

Scooter's 411 Galloway St., Eau Claire

Age: 21+

Ongoing Events For 09/18/2019

karaoke/DJ, galleries, classes, etc