Events For 11/15/2019

Fri. Nov. 15

Startup Eau Claire

Connecting, educating, and celebrating entrepreneurs across Wisconsin. Consists of a week of events held at various locations listed below. Presented by Royal Credit Union.

Various Locations

8am-8pm Fri. Nov. 15

200 Hour Yoga Teacher Training (4 Month Program)

In this training, we dive into yoga philosophy, teaching methodology, anatomy & physiology, practice teaching, effective hands-on assists, cueing to the physical and spiritual level to deepen the students' experience, and ethics surrounding yoga and truthfulness. This is a vinyasa based teacher training that empowers trainees to find their own voice while upholding respected yogic traditions.

Latitude 44 Yoga Studio 313 E. Madison St., Eau Claire

Cost: $2,800 (paid in full)

9-11:30am Fri. Nov. 15

Family Fun Zone

Children and parents enjoy open play on the large turf field filled with numerous toys, games, sports equipment, inflatables, and dress up clothes. Organized activities are also offered at different times each morning which children may participate in if they choose or continue with open play.

YMCA Sports Center 3456 Craig Road, Eau Claire

Cost: Member $3 | Community $5 | Parents FREE

Age: Ages 0-6

10am-7pm Fri. Nov. 15

Pop Up Shop Cross Border Wear

Cross Border Wear's Pop Up Shop is a local, non-profit business that makes children's clothing. Each purchase helps disadvantaged children and gives jobs to women in Vietnam. Gear up on holiday shopping.

Mood Boutique 230 Main Street East, Menomonie

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

11-11:30am Fri. Nov. 15

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 Fri. Nov. 15

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

11am-noon Fri. Nov. 15

Yoga for Active Seniors

A practice emphasizing movements to increase mobility and well-being as we age. Appropriate for all ages, this is also a great beginner's class to learn alignment basics and modifications. Emphasizing mobility of joints and range of motion to enhance daily living.

The Center 3701 E. Clairemont Ave., Eau Claire

Cost: $10 per Participant

Age: Seniors & Beginners of All Ages

noon-8pm Fri. Nov. 15

Pictures with Santa

Taking photos with Santa is the perfect way to create lasting memories for the holidays. Skip the line and make reservations online. Packages are prices $35-45 for professional videos, photos, and digital downloads.

Santa's Workshop at Oakwood Mall 4800 Golf Road, Eau Claire

Cost: Pricing packages online

2-11pm Fri. Nov. 15

Russian Imperial Stout Return & Vertical

The 2019 Russian Imperial Stout is here. For some added fun, Lazy Monk is offering a Russian Imperial Stout Vertical Comparison. Some of last year's batched was saved, so that you can have a bit of each and compare the two.

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

2-2:45pm Fri. Nov. 15

FREE Senior Fitness Classes

Building Balance, Strength & Flexibility to prevent falls and regain independence. Plus, meet other local seniors. All abilities welcome.

Milestone Senior Living 5510 & 5512 Renee Drive, Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: 55+

5-9pm Fri. Nov. 15

Friday Family Nights

Open to all families, kids and their friends every Friday night. Featuring Basketball, Volleyball, Soccer, Inflatables, Movies, Free Popcorn, and Special Entertainment.

YMCA Sports Center 3456 Craig Road, Eau Claire

Cost: Member $3 | Community $5

5-9pm Fri. Nov. 15

Reach for the Stars IV

An evening in support of the Reach for the Stars Scholarship Fund at the beautiful Lismore Hotel. Dinner will be provided, as well as a raffle and Silent ART auction, and a performance by the Hearts in Harmony.

The Lismore 333 Gibson Street, Eau Claire

Cost: $80 per person, $600 per table

5-10pm Fri. Nov. 15

Knights of Columbus Progressive Bingo

Knights of Columbus 974 Progressive Bingo starting at 7pm, doors open at 5pm food and refreshments are available.

Knights of Columbus 236 Pumphouse Road, Chippewa Falls

5-8pm Fri. Nov. 15

Winter Beer Release Party

You might not be ready for winter, but Liene's beer is. Join them at the lodge to sample their seasonal Cranberry Ginger Shandy and Snowdrift Vanilla Porter. Great prizes to keep you warm and cozy all winter long, live music, and snacks.

Leinenkugel's 124 E. Elm St., Chippewa Falls

Cost: $15

Age: 21+

5:30-9pm Fri. Nov. 15

Small Business Bus Tour

An evening bus tour where you will learn from local small business owners about their operations. Visit and tour the facilities of the Pablo Center, Artisan Forge Studios, and CVTC. Social Hour hosted by the CVTC culinary program. Cash bar available.

Chippewa Valley Technical College 620 W. Clairemont Avenue, Eau Claire

Cost: $10

6-7:30pm Fri. Nov. 15

DIY Herbal Chai Tea

In this class, you'll make your very own, home-crafted chai tea blend, featuring medicinal roots and mushrooms and ethically, wild-crafted and home-grown herbs, the added benefits of medicinal herbs, roots, and mushrooms from local Master Herbalist, Kerri Kiernan.

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

Cost: $30

6-9pm Fri. Nov. 15

Junkin' All the Way

Regional holiday event for antiquers, junkers and flea market lovers. Wander through the splendor of a holiday greenhouse and peruse the vintage treasures that vendors have brought.

Down To Earth Garden Center 6025 Arndt Ln., Eau Claire

6-9pm Fri. Nov. 15

Live Music: Kaiged Acoustic

Mother/Daughter duet featuring Kim Negus and Paige Lieberman, along with Kricket on acoustic bass perform a wide variety of songs from classic rock, country, and current hits with rich blended harmonies.

Bloomer Brewing Company 1526 Martin Road, Bloomer

Cost: FREE

6-7pm Fri. Nov. 15

Santa's PJ Party

Get the kids in their PJs and join a festive family celebration to welcome back Santa to Oakwood Mall. Features fun activities, music, goodie bags, milk & cookies, and of course, Santa. Check-in starts at 4:30pm.

Santa's Workshop at Oakwood Mall 4800 Golf Road, Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

6-8pm Fri. Nov. 15

Board Game Night

An evening of family friendly board games. Award winning games will be supplied to play.

SHIFT Cyclery & Coffee Bar 615 Graham Avenue, Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

6:30-8:30pm Fri. Nov. 15

Julian Davis and the Situation

Features a virtuoso acoustic combo, Julian Davis and the Situation, who bring to the stage the best of traditional bluegrass playing and new visions for the genre. Born and raised in Pittsburg, Kansas, Julian Davis performs with guitar and mandolin all over the nation.

Davey J's Garage (Inside Banbury Place) 930 Galloway Street, Building 13, Suite 218, Eau Claire

Cost: $10 GA, $5 students

Age: All ages

6:30-7:30pm Fri. Nov. 15

Tarot Card Readings

First come, first read. Select a deck and see what message is meant for you. Limited to 6 participants.

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

Cost: $10; free with membership

7-10pm Fri. Nov. 15

Tunes at the Tasting Lounge

Every Friday you can enjoy locally produced wines and spirits while listening to an array of local musicians. Check out Infinity Beverages' Facebook page or website before swinging down for updates and musician details.

Infinity Beverages Winery & Distillery 3460 Mall Drive, Eau Claire

Age: 21+

7pm Fri. Nov. 15

UWEC Film Series: "Green Book"

A working-class Italian-American bouncer becomes the driver of an African-American classical pianist on a tour of venues through the 1960s American South.

Woodland Theater, Davies Center UWEC 105 Garfield Ave, Eau Claire

Cost: $5 GA, $10 yearly pass, $20 yearly family pass

Age: Rated PG

7pm Fri. Nov. 15

Live Music: Klezmazel

Klezmazel is group of five musicians who decided to resurrect musical skills learned long ago in a way that enables them to celebrate the joy of life. The group takes their cue from a 500 year old tradition of ethnic music most closely associated with the Jews and Gypsies of Eastern Europe.

Acoustic Cafe - Eau Claire 505 S. Barstow St., Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

7-9pm Fri. Nov. 15

Piano Breaking CD Release

Kurt Fischer will perform his album Piano Breaking using the grand piano from the Red Mixer (the former Ivory Lounge). Additional electronic music selections will be performed using Kurt Fischer's live electronic rig.

The Red Mixer 2526 Golf Road, Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: 21+

7-9pm Fri. Nov. 15

Live Music: Past and the Present

Appealing to audiences of wide-ranging ages, Past & The Present performs an extensive list of original music inspired by classic rock and current alt/folk. The group crafts an incandescent, slightly psychedelic blend of catchy pop melodies and moody, modernized torch songs.

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

Cost: FREE

7-9pm Fri. Nov. 15

Chi-Hi Thespians present "An Evening of One-Acts"

Three, 30-minute plays including a series of disastrous blind dates, a comedic guide to staying alive during a zombie apocalypse, and a culmination of everything that could possibly go wrong during an exam. Featuring the high school improv comedy group between plays.

Chippewa Falls HS Auditorium 735 Terrill St., Chippewa Falls

Cost: $5 for adults and $3 for students

Age: All Ages

7:30pm Fri. Nov. 15

Them Coulee Boys

Allegedly founded at a bible camp, and born in the back valleys of Western Wisconsin, Them Coulee Boys craft a brand of Americana that blends punk, bluegrass, and rock & roll.

Pablo Center at the Confluence 120 Graham Avenue, Eau Claire

Cost: $20

7:30pm Fri. Nov. 15

Eau Claire Children's Theater: Elf the Musical

Embrace you inner elf with this modern holiday classic! Buddy is an elf at the North Pole, or so he thinks. When his enormous size and poor toy-making abilities cause him to face the truth, he embarks on a journey to New York City, determined to discover his true identity.

Pablo Center at the Confluence 120 Graham Avenue, Eau Claire

Cost: $24 for adults, $20 for seniors, $14 for students 13 and up w/ID, and $10 for youth 12 and under.

7:30pm Fri. Nov. 15

Sue Orfield presents the Barley Jacks

The Barley Jacks sing original vocals and play jaw–dropping instrumentals in a spirit of excitement and fun. They are masters of the fiddle, guitar, bass and drum who meld their divergent backgrounds of blues and bluegrass, classical and Celtic, R & B and bebop.

Mabel Tainter Center for the Arts 205 Main St. E, Menomonie

Cost: $25 GA, $22 seniors & students

7:30pm Fri. Nov. 15

Chippewa Valley Theater Guild: Duck Hunter Shoots Angel

The uproarious story of two bumbling Alabama brothers who have never shot a duck but think they have just shot an angel. Chased by tabloid journalist, the play hilariously interweaves a love story, a sibling rivalry, the media, and cultural stereotypes.

The Grand Theatre 102 W. Grand Ave., Eau Claire

Cost: $25 GA, $12 youth/student

7:30pm Fri. Nov. 15

University Symphony Orchestra

A sixty member student ensemble performing the symphonic repertoire of the 18th-20th centuries.

Gantner Concert Hall, Haas Fine Arts Center UW-Eau Claire, Eau Claire

Cost: $2-7

Age: All Ages

7:30-9pm Fri. Nov. 15

Schola Cantorum of Eau Claire-Rosa das Rosas: Music for Virgin Mary

The rose—an icon of the Virgin Mother in the Catholic church, yet also a universal symbol of love and beauty. This program examines the various ways such imagery is used in medieval and renaissance poetry.

St. Raymond's Catholic Church 10455 E. Mallard Road, Fall Creek

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

7:30-9:30pm Fri. Nov. 15

Another August and Thrift Sale

Another August is a singer songwriter folk duo currently residing in western Wisconsin. In addition to the music, a thrift sale will be held by Sifting and Thrifting.

Raw Deal 603 S. Broadway St., Menomonie

7:30pm Fri. Nov. 15

Stout Theatre: The Elephant Man

Inspired by life of John Merrick, a story of transcending humiliation with dignity and compassion.

Harvey Hall Theatre 3rd Street East, UW-Stout, Menomonie

Cost: $15 GA, $12 for ages twelve and under

Age: 13+

7:30-9pm Fri. Nov. 15

The Salon Presents: Jerrika Mighelle + Bad Posture Club

A night of Eau Claire and Minneapolis acoustic wonder. The Salon hosts local musician Jerrika Mighelle, and Bad Posture Club based out of the cities.

The Salon at Odd Humyns 209 North Barstow Street, Eau Claire

Cost: $5 (cash only)

Age: All Ages

7:30-8:30pm Fri. Nov. 15

Oracle Card Readings

First come, first read. Select a deck and see what message is meant for you. Limited to 6 participants.

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

Cost: $10; Free for members

7:45-10pm Fri. Nov. 15

Broken Heartland String Band

Hailing from the Twin Cities, Broken Heartland String Band has brought an amalgamation of country, bluegrass, and Americana to the Upper Midwest since 2015. These three are out to provide a good time with wholesome, partner-swaying, knee-slapping, hootin’ and hollerin’ tunes.

Brewery Nonic 621 4th St. W, Menomonie

8-11pm Fri. Nov. 15

Live Music: Joe Flip

Whether he is performing at popular venues around the mid-west, building custom oilcan guitars, or teaching music for kid's programs, Joe’s dedication to music is without question. While performing 150+ shows per year, Joe offers a vast variety of live music.

Cowboy Jack's 1432 Front Porch Place, Altoona

Cost: FREE

8pm Fri. Nov. 15

Ka Lia Universe Live

Ka Lia Universe is a 23 year old singer and songwriter from St. Paul, MN who enjoys good music, tea, dance and happiness. Come see her live in the Chippewa Valley for the first time.

The Plus 208 S. Barstow St, Eau Claire

Cost: $10adv, $15door

8pm Fri. Nov. 15

UW-Stout Film Series: Good Boys

To prepare for their first "kissing party" a group of 12 year old boys use a drone to spy on the teenage girls next door in an effort to glean some much needed secrets. When the boys lose the drone, they skip school and hatch a plan to retrieve it before they can get in trouble.

UW-Stout Memorial Student Center, The Terrace 302 10th Ave. E, Menomonie

Cost: FREE

8:30-11:30pm Fri. Nov. 15

Late Night Jazz: Jeremy Boettcher Trio

Jeremy Boettcher has performed music throughout the world. He has toured extensively in S. Carey, traveling throughout the US, Canada, and Europe. He will be joined by good friend and incredible talent, Josh Gallagher, on the piano.

The Oxbow Hotel 516 Galloway St., Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

9pm Fri. Nov. 15

Open Mic at The Sandbar

All acts welcome. Sign up starts at 8:30pm.

SandBar & Grill 17643 50th Avenue, Chippewa Falls

Cost: FREE

Age: 21+

9pm-2am Fri. Nov. 15

Karaoke Night at Hallie Bar & Grill

Come out and sing! Great sounding audio system and professional hosts make this an awesome place for a night out.

Hallie Bar & Grill 1713 Hwy OO, Chippewa Falls

Cost: FREE

Age: 21+

9pm Fri. Nov. 15

Live Music: South Of 8

Acoustic group covering songs from oldies through today. Perhaps some originals as well.

Stones Throw 304 Eau Claire St., Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: 21+

Ongoing Events For 11/15/2019

karaoke/DJ, galleries, classes, etc