Events For 11/05/2019

Tue. Nov. 5

Jan Carroll Reading and New Book Launch

Jan will be reading from her new book "With What's Left: Gardening, Earth-Tending, and Keeping On in the Midst of Climate Crisis." She will also share other new poems. Conversation after. Books will be available to purchase.

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

Cost: FREE

9:30am-2:30pm Tue. Nov. 5

Annie's Project: Women in Farming

Annie’s Project is an educational program dedicated to strengthening women’s roles in modern farm and ranch enterprises. Participants will gain a better understanding of five specific risk management topics and facilitate discussion relevant to their farm business and community.

Dunn County Community Services Building 3001 US Hwy 12 E, Menomonie

Cost: $50 for Compeer Financial Clients, $75 for non-Compeer Financial Clients

10am-2pm Tue. Nov. 5

Watercolor Painting for the Holidays

Paint your own holiday watercolor picture and learn about value, showing depth in a painting, mixing greens and saving areas of white. Karen Bejin is an accomplished painter who has studied in France and in Washburn, Wisconsin.

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

Cost: $75

Age: All Ages

10:30am Tue. Nov. 5

Giant Games Week

Try your hand at giant-sized family games, available on a drop-in basis all week.

LE Phillips Memorial Public Library - Youth Services Program Room 400 Eau Claire St., Eau CLaire

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

11-11:30am Tue. Nov. 5

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. Nov. 5

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

1-1:45pm Tue. Nov. 5

Gentle Yoga

This gentle yoga class is designed to create greater balance, mobility, and strength in the physical body. This class includes standing and balance postures. Participants should have the ability to getup and down from floor. Pre-register through Altoona Parks & Recreation.

River Prairie Center 1445 Front Porch Place, Altoona

Cost: $10

Age: All Ages (50+)

2-3pm Tue. Nov. 5

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+

4-5pm Tue. Nov. 5

Mindfulness & Trauma

A new group for adults & youth (ages 5+) who have experienced interpersonal violence. Come & learn different ways to work through trauma with mindfulness, meditation, and light movement. Wear comfortable clothes.

Family Support Center 403 High Street, Chippewa Falls

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

5-6pm Tue. Nov. 5

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

5-8pm Tue. Nov. 5

Pen & Paper Lite Night

The library will host gaming events each day from Monday, November 4 through Saturday, November 9 in celebration of International Games Week. On Tuesday, enjoy simple pen and paper role-playing.

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

5:15-6:15pm Tue. Nov. 5

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

5:45-7:30pm Tue. Nov. 5

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

6-8pm Tue. Nov. 5

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. Nov. 5

Songwriter's Night Featuring Davey J

All are invited to hear original music performed by Davey J and to perform their own original songs in a comfortable and friendly environment. Collaboration is welcome and encouraged.

Caffe Tempo 2530 Golf Road, Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: All

6-7:30pm Tue. Nov. 5

Simple Meals at Home

In this workshop, you'll learn the basics of cooking from scratch. Topics include kitchen skills, basic knife cuts, and making delicious meals with minimal prep. Great for folks with little scratch cooking experience.

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

Cost: $10

6-8pm Tue. Nov. 5

Almost Sunrise Film Screening

Community screening of an award-winning documentary. Two Iraqi Veterans suffering from PTSD trek from Wisconsin to California hoping to find healing and redemption. Their pilgrimage inspires an inner journey that could light the way for others. A short Q&A and discussion of local veteran resources will follow.

G.E. Bleskacek Memorial Bloomer Public Library 1519 17th Ave, Bloomer

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

6-8pm Tue. Nov. 5

Mushroom Hunting Basics and More

Learn about mushroom hunting and more with Travis Lynch.

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

Cost: FREE

6-8pm Tue. Nov. 5

International Games Week - Intro to Playing Card Games

The library will host gaming events each day from Monday, November 4 through Saturday, November 9 in celebration of International Games Week. On Tuesday, drop in to play card games or learn how.

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

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

6:15-7:15pm Tue. Nov. 5

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 $40, Community $56

Age: Ages 11-16

6:30-9pm Tue. Nov. 5

Reiki Share

Come when you can, leave when you must. All those who are Reiki attuned, feel free to join for a relaxing evening of healing.

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

Cost: FREE

6:30pm Tue. Nov. 5

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+

6:30-7:30pm Tue. Nov. 5

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. Nov. 5

Come Experience Muscle Testing

By using simple to learn techniques see how your ‘energy body’ gives you information about what your body needs, what is good or not so good for you.

Unity Christ Center 1808 Folsom St., Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

7-9pm Tue. Nov. 5

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. Nov. 5

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. Nov. 5

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+

7:15-8:15pm Tue. Nov. 5

Meditation 101 - 4 week class

Different forms of meditation have well-known physical, psychological, and spiritual health advantages. This 4-module course will explore different schools of meditation, struggles faced with meditation, breathing techniques, and more.

Inner Peace University 505 S. Dewey St., Suite 108, Eau Claire

Cost: $60 non-members; $30 members

7:30-9pm Tue. Nov. 5

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. Nov. 5

Spektral Quartet

Spektral Quartet actively pursues a vivid conversation between exhilarating works of the traditional canon and those written this decade, this year, or this week.

Pablo Center at the Confluence 120 Graham Avenue, Eau Claire

Cost: $25

7:30pm Tue. Nov. 5

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. Nov. 5

Gallery Music: Dave Simonett

As the lead singer, guitarist, and songwriter for Trampled by Turtles, Dave Simonett had a noteworthy 2016 full of sold out shows coast to coast -- including noteworthy performances at Newport Folk Festival and Red Rocks Amphitheater.

The Oxbow Hotel 516 Galloway St., Eau Claire

Cost: $25 advance, $30 at the door

Ongoing Events For 11/05/2019

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