Events For 10/08/2019

10-11am Tue. Oct. 8

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

11am Tue. Oct. 8

Solarize Eau Claire

Educational sessions for members of the public. These “Solar Power Hours” are scheduled at various locations and will provide prospective participants with information about how solar energy works. Program representatives will also answer questions.

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

Cost: FREE

11-11:30am Tue. Oct. 8

Growing Readers Storytime

Features books, songs, movement, and interactive learning activities that build pre-reading skills in your child, followed by an optional activity/play period. Children may attend independently or with their caregivers.

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

Cost: FREE

Age: Ages 3-6

11am-1pm Tue. Oct. 8

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

noon Tue. Oct. 8

Lutheran Social Services Foster Parent Informational Meeting

Learn about what it takes to be a foster parent, how the skills you already have will help you, goals of the foster care process, how LLS provides training and assistance, and how foster parents work with biological families.

Lutheran Social Services 123 Graham Avenue, Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

1:30-3:30pm Tue. Oct. 8

Silk Scarf

Using silk dyes and a paintbrush you will create interesting textures and designs with bubble wrap and plastic wrap UNDER the silk. You and your inner artist will be amazed at how fun and fast it is to create a beautiful piece of wearable art.

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

Cost: $45

Age: All Ages

2-4pm Tue. Oct. 8

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

2-3pm Tue. Oct. 8

College and Career Navigation Sessions

Chippewa Valley Technical College is sponsoring FREE 1-hour sessions to cover topics including but not limited to College Navigation (all colleges-not just CVTC) and Career Navigation. Please call to schedule an appointment.

Menomonie Public Library 600 Wolske Bay Rd, Menomonie

Cost: Free, 1 hour sessions

Age: 16+

3-5pm Tue. Oct. 8

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. Oct. 8

Harvest Meatball Supper and Extravaganza

Harvest Meatball Supper and Extravaganza. Bake sale, crafts and quilts.

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

Cost: $10 adults $4 children ages 5-10; free 4 and under

5-6pm Tue. Oct. 8

Lung Health Conversations

As a Lung Health specialist with over 40 years in healthcare, Carol has a wealth of information to share about breathing problems. Bring your questions and learn how to better cope with lung disease. As an asthmatic herself, Carol knows what you are going through and can offer strategies that help.

Healing Choices Oasis LLC 2711 Pleasant St., Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

5-6pm Tue. Oct. 8

Tuesday Evening Meditation Group

Group utilizes guided meditations on practices such as lovingkindness, body scan, breathwork and guided imagery. Participants may attend any session that works for them. A list of upcoming meditations may be requested.

The Healing Place 2125 Heights Drive, Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: Adults

5:15-6:15pm Tue. Oct. 8

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 $40, Community $56

Age: Ages 7-10

5:30-6:30pm Tue. Oct. 8

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

5:30-6:30pm Tue. Oct. 8

Gentle Yoga w/ Heidi Dix

An hour of breathing, movement, and relaxation. Perfect for beginners, back health, mood management, arthritis, healthy aging and more. All ages and abilities. The health benefits are profound and vital energy will feel amazing

Northwoods Therapy Associates 1200 Oakleaf Way Suite B, Altoona

Cost: $10/ class

Age: All Ages

5:30-8:30pm Tue. Oct. 8

Live Music: MoeDell

MoeDeLL is an Americana singer/songwriter. His guitar, creative lyrics, and unique voice are the foundation. His foot stomping down home melodies and rolling rhythms tell tales from light to dark and from silliness to the endearing.

Sheeley House Saloon 236 West River St., Chippewa Falls

Cost: FREE

5:45-7:30pm Tue. Oct. 8

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. Oct. 8

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

6-8pm Tue. Oct. 8

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+

6-8pm Tue. Oct. 8

Tainter Menomin Lake Improvement Association Annual Meeting

You, your neighbors, your friends, and family, are invited! Come enjoy presentations of this year's activities, a ground water demonstration, and the Good Neighbor Award. Dinner will be provided and a cash bar will be available.

Dunn County Fish and Game Clubhouse, Wakanda Park 1600 Pine Ave E, Menomonie

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages, Family Friendly

6-7:30pm Tue. Oct. 8

Kombucha 101

In this hands-on class, expert fermenter, Karen Schleis, will teach you all about kombucha, a fermented tea consumed for hundreds of years for its health benefits and flavor, and how to make it.

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

Cost: $15

6:30-7:30pm Tue. Oct. 8

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: $10

6:30-7:30pm Tue. Oct. 8

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. Registration requested.

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

Cost: FREE

Age: Grades 6-12

6:30pm Tue. Oct. 8

Country Dance Lessons

Learn country dance at the Lilydale Dance Hall & Event Center. Cash bar available. Singles & couples welcome. Couples dancing from 6:30-7pm. Line dance from 7-7:30pm. Open dance from 7:30-9:30pm.

Lilydale Dance Hall & Event Center 6346 County Highway N, Chippewa Falls

Cost: $5

Age: Adults and Ages 13+

6:30-8pm Tue. Oct. 8

Little Faith Book Discussion with Author Nickolas Butler

First Congregational United Church of Christ welcomes author and guest speaker Nickolas Butler as he discusses his newest novel, Little Faith. Butler will be on hand to read from his book, answer questions, and sign copies. Light refreshments will be provided.

First Congregational UCC 310 Broadway Street, Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

6:30-8pm Tue. Oct. 8

Discovering Stories: Telling and Writing

Karen Loeb, Eau Claire’s Writer in Residence, will lead participants in imaginative exercises and small group storytelling to release their creativity. This writing workshop is for adults interested in fiction, non-fiction, and poetry. Registration is required.

L.E. Phillips Memorial Public Library – Eau Claire Room 400 Eau Claire St., Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

6:30pm Tue. Oct. 8

Harry Potter Sip and Paint

Join Lazy Monk for some creative fun with a Harry Potter theme. No previous art skills required. A social artists will take you step-by-step th rough the painting. Must register ahead by noon on the day of. Email, call, or Facebook message.

Lazy Monk Brewing, LLC 97 West Madison Street, Eau Claire

Cost: $35

6:30-7:30pm Tue. Oct. 8

Adult Dance-Yoga Class

A more flowing and expressive form of yoga that connects with music. Gain conditioning and learn about Contact Improvisation, style of dance that centers its movement on a point of contact, utilizing mindfulness, momentum, gravity, and trust. Not for beginners.

Anandaworks Wellness Education Center 320 Putnam St Ste 123, Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: Adult

6:30-7:30pm Tue. Oct. 8

Essential Oils Sleep

Everyone needs sleep but most of us either get to much sleep or not enough sleep or the quality of sleep that our bodies really need. Learn what essential oils are used to help us fall asleep and stay asleep.

Unity Christ Center 1808 Folsom St., Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: All ages

7-9pm Tue. Oct. 8

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. Oct. 8

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+

7-10pm Tue. Oct. 8

Poker Night

Play your cards right and win some free beer! 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+

7-8:30pm Tue. Oct. 8

Yoga for Stress Management & Resilience

This 4-week yoga program offers simple and supportive practices for those experiencing the effects of chronic stress, anxiety and related illnesses.

Northwoods Therapy Associates 1200 Oakleaf Way Ste B, Altoona

Cost: $80 (must pre-register)

Age: Adult 18+

7:30-9pm Tue. Oct. 8

Dj Trivia at the Sandbar

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.

SandBar & Grill 17643 50th Avenue, Chippewa Falls

Cost: FREE

Age: 21+

7:30pm Tue. Oct. 8

Switchfoot & Their Fantastic Traveling Music Show: An Evening of Stories & Songs

Switchfoot will perform two sets: a stripped-down acoustic concert with untold stories and inspirations behind some of your favorite songs, and a full-blown rock concert to end the night. They will play the old and news songs, and promise to dive deeper into the catalogue than ever before.

Pablo Center at the Confluence 120 Graham Avenue, Eau Claire

Cost: $27 + taxes & fees

7:30pm Tue. Oct. 8

Open Mic Night at The Plus

See or join established and emerging artists. Each week, a different artist will host, and lead off the evening with 20 minutes of their work. Following the performance, open mic begins. Music, comedy, sketch, live readings, poetry, acting, improv welcomed. Half price apps from 10p-midnight.

The Plus 208 S. Barstow St, Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

8-10pm Tue. Oct. 8

Spooky Screenings on The Patio: The Addams Family

Grab a blanket and bring your favorite people for a night under the stars, complete with nostalgic Halloween films and glowing fire pits! Treat yourself to a craft drink and some delicious locally-sourced food.

The Oxbow Hotel 516 Galloway St., Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

Ongoing Events For 10/08/2019

karaoke/DJ, galleries, classes, etc

Play & Learn

Every Tuesday, Thursday until Dec. 20, 9:30-11:30am; Every Tuesday, Thursday until Dec. 19, 9:30-11:30am

Events with Tickets