Events For 10/09/2019

6-6:45am Wed. Oct. 9

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. Oct. 9

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

8:30-9:15am Wed. Oct. 9

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. Oct. 9

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

9am-3pm Wed. Oct. 9

Family Caregiver Skills Fair

The Family Caregiver Skills Fair will help you learn practical skills with hands-on demonstrations. Guided by health care professionals, caregivers will learn how to provide everyday care for their loved ones living with dementia.

Dove Healthcare - West Eau Claire 1405 Truax Blvd, Eau Claire

Cost: Free

Age: 21+

9:30-10:15am Wed. Oct. 9

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. Oct. 9

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. Oct. 9

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. Oct. 9

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. Oct. 9

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

10:30-11:30am Wed. Oct. 9

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. Appointments will be held at the Menomonie Public Library

Menomonie Public Library 600 Wolske Bay Rd, Menomonie

Cost: FREE

Age: 16+

10:30-11am Wed. Oct. 9

Super Small Science: Tower Building

Introduce your preschool scientist to exciting hands-on and age-appropriate experiments. This week's experiment is tower building.

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

Cost: Free with Museum membership or admission

Age: Preschool age

11am-1pm Wed. Oct. 9

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

11-11:30am Wed. Oct. 9

Get Up & Go: Kiddo Yoga

Designed to keep your kiddos moving, these fun and physical games teach teamwork and skills that can carry home to your own living room. This week's activity is kiddo yoga.

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

Cost: Free with Museum membership or admission

Age: All Ages

11-11:30am Wed. Oct. 9

Get Up & Go: Obstacle Courses

Designed to keep your kiddos moving, these fun and physical games teach teamwork and skills that can carry home to your own living room. This week's activity is making obstacle courses.

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

Cost: Free with Museum membership or admission

Age: All Ages

12:30pm Wed. Oct. 9

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.

Altoona City Hall - Community Room 1303 Lynn Ave, Altoona

Cost: FREE

2pm Wed. Oct. 9

Wednesday Matinee: "Cobra Woman"

Upon discovering his fiancée Tollea has been kidnapped, Ramu and his friend Kado set out for a Pacific isle where all strangers are to be killed on arrival and the inhabitants, who are frequently sacrificed to an angry volcano god, worship the cobra.

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

Cost: FREE

3-8pm Wed. Oct. 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

4-5pm Wed. Oct. 9

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+

4:30-7pm Wed. Oct. 9

Harvest Dinner

Menu includes ham loaf with glaze, cheesy potatoes, green beans, desert.

United Methodist Church 13883 County Hwy S South, Jim Falls

Cost: $10 adults; $5 for child (ages 5-12)

Age: All Ages

5-9pm Wed. Oct. 9

Wine Wednesday at Together Farms

Farm-and-Table dining. Local chefs create 4 course seasonal meals that are expertly paired with wine’s that bring out the best of each dish. Watch their event calendar or Facebook for more details. Tickets required, and they sell out fast.

Together Farms W93 Norden Rd, Mondovi

Cost: Ticket Price TBD

6-8pm Wed. Oct. 9

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

6-8pm Wed. Oct. 9

Wine and Bingo Night

Drinks, prizes and fun. A night of booze and bingo.

Ivory Piano Bar 2526 Golf Road, Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: 21+

6-7:30pm Wed. Oct. 9

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

6-8pm Wed. Oct. 9

Sand Creek Brewing Tasting Event

Join the The Growler Guys with Sand Creek Brewing for a tasting event. Meet their brewery rep Jay, learn about their brews, get a $1 discount on any Sand Creek pint you buy, and get entries into swag drawings every half hour.

The Growler Guys 2832 London Road, Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: 21+

6-8pm Wed. Oct. 9

Sweater Weather Tea Blending

Wear your favorite sweater and cozy up with a mug of home-crafted tea blend featuring the ethically wild-crafted and home-grown herbs of local Master Herbalist, Kerri Kiernan. We will learn about the added benefits of medicinal herbs and how to make a tasty tea blend to bring home.

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

Cost: Friends $20 Nonmembers $25

6-7pm Wed. Oct. 9

Riverside Machine and Engineering Career Exploring

Exploring is partnering with Riverside Machine & Engineering to offer students hands-on career experiences in the field of machines and engineering. Participants will get a behind the scene look at the process of manufacturing their very own yo-yo.

Riverside Machine and Engineering 2445 Alpine Rd, Eau Claire

Cost: $34 for all sessions

Age: Ages 12-18

6-8pm Wed. Oct. 9

Evening Open Skate

Every Wednesday and Sunday this Fall/Winter. No skate on 11/27, 12/25, 1/1, 1/22. Youth Skate Rental is free.

Hobbs Ice Arena 915 Menomonie St., Eau Claire

Cost: $4 or City Pass (1 Punch)

Age: All Ages

6pm Wed. Oct. 9

American Whiskey Tour Dinner

Each of the 5 whiskeys are paired with some great eats. Courses include: roasted beet salad, ginger scallops, cheese board, maple bourbon pork belly, and a chocolate truffle tart. Ends with a cigar paired with a 6th whiskey. Cocktail Hour at 6pm, sampling and food pairing begins at 7pm.

44 North + Versus 1488 Front Porch Place, Altoona

Cost: $75

Age: 21+

6:15-8:30pm Wed. Oct. 9

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. Oct. 9

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+

6:30pm Wed. Oct. 9

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

6:30-7:30pm Wed. Oct. 9

Gary Thomas: Sacred Parenting

"Sacred Parenting How Raising Children Shapes Our Souls.” Gary Thomas is an internationally recognized author and speaker whose ministry brings people closer to Christ and closer to others. He has written 18 books focusing on faith, marriage and family issues.

Bethesda Lutheran Church 123 W. Hamilton Ave., Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

7pm Wed. Oct. 9

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. Oct. 9

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. Oct. 9

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. Oct. 9

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. Oct. 9

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

7-9pm Wed. Oct. 9

Wine & Food Pairings with Michelle and Tony

Michelle Seymour, 200 Main's wine distributor has terrific deals on terrific wine, and Tony Dragonowski (Bijou Bistro) knows how to pair it beautifully with great food.

200 Main - Art and Wine 200 Main St., Eau Claire

Cost: $35

7pm Wed. Oct. 9

Quiz Night

Zymurgy Quiz night is back and better than ever. Groups of 2 - 6 compete to win Zymurgy prizes. Winning team battle royale at the end - grand championship team wins extra special prizes including a $75 bar tab, Zymurgy goodies and a lot of other goodies from local establishments.

Zymurgy Brewing 624 Main Street. E, Menomonie

Cost: FREE

Age: 21+

8:45-10:15pm Wed. Oct. 9

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. Oct. 9

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 10/09/2019

karaoke/DJ, galleries, classes, etc

Events with Tickets