Events For 12/11/2019

9am Wed. Dec. 11

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-noon Wed. Dec. 11

Open Play

Kids - bring your parents, grandparents or caregivers in and spend some quality time being creative, imaginative and just plain having fun and making memories!

Tiny Tots Playhouse 320 S. Wisconsin St., Fall Creek

Cost: $5/child, free for adults and infants under 12 months

Age: All Ages

9:15am-noon Wed. Dec. 11

Wednesday Morning Playgroup

A free, fun, play-based learning and socializing experience that children ages 0-5 and parents (or grandparents, or caregivers!) can enjoy together. 9:15-10:30 or 10:45-noon. Registration suggested.

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

Cost: FREE

Age: Age 0-5

9:30-10:15am Wed. Dec. 11

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

10-11:30am Wed. Dec. 11

Bloomer Playgroup

This parent & child playgroup offers fun & playful opportunities for families to connect through music & story time, crafts & healthy snacks.

Bloomer Public Library 1519 17th Ave., Bloomer

Cost: FREE

Age: 0-5 years

10-11am Wed. Dec. 11

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

10am-7pm Wed. Dec. 11

Friends of the Library Holiday Sale

The sale will offer gently used books, DVDs, CDs and other items for holiday gift-giving at low, consumer-friendly prices. Specially selected, like-new books will be available at exceptional prices.

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

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

10-11am Wed. Dec. 11

Baby & Me

A group for first time parents and their babies. There will be topics & resources each week as well as time to connect with other parents.

River Source Family Center 403 High Street, Chippewa Falls

Cost: FREE

Age: Ages 0-11 months

10:30-11:15am Wed. Dec. 11

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. Dec. 11

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+

11am-1pm Wed. Dec. 11

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-3pm Wed. Dec. 11

Pastel & Watercolor Exhibition

Art exhibition of Pastels by Andrea LaMorte Schaffer and Watercolors by Lindamerry Udell.

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

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

noon-8pm Wed. Dec. 11

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

12:15-12:45pm Wed. Dec. 11

Meditation Free Group Session

If you are new to meditation and want to get some pointers, or if you are a seasoned “professional” and want to bask in the glow of other like-minded creatures, come to this always free session.

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

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

2-2:45pm Wed. Dec. 11

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+

3-8pm Wed. Dec. 11

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

4pm-2am Wed. Dec. 11

Eau Claire Cares: Silent Auction Benefit

My Office bar in collaboration with Wisconsin Foster Closet will be holding a benefit to help raise money to bring some joy to deserving families this holiday season. Celebrity bartender Ryan Walker from 44 North.

My Office Bar 408 Galloway St., Eau Claire

4:30-5:30pm Wed. Dec. 11

Tween Dance Class

Dance for youth with BaredFeet involves movement fundamentals to learn about the body's natural functions, expressive exploration to develop dance vocabulary, and exposure to several music/dance styles and yoga in a low pressure class. Class is free with donations greatly appreciated.

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

Cost: FREE

Age: 3rd-8th Grade

5:15-6:30pm Wed. Dec. 11

Calm Warrior Yoga - Men's Class

Expect an hour of challenge, ease, irreverent fun and a killer playlist. Minimum of 4 and a Maximum of 8. Pre-register to claim your turf and make sure the party is on.

Tuning Tree 515 South Barstow, Suite 117, Eau Claire

Cost: $15

5:30-6:30pm Wed. Dec. 11

Butts, Guts & Yoga

Jumpstart your fitness with a full body workout with extra focus on your legs, abs and yoga flow. Instructors will provide modifications if needed. Pre-register online or at the Altoona Parks & Recreation Office.

River Prairie Center 1445 Front Porch Place, Altoona

Cost: $30

Age: Adult (16+)

6-8pm Wed. Dec. 11

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. Dec. 11

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

6-8pm Wed. Dec. 11

3 Floyds Tasting Event

Join Morgan from 3 Floyds brewing for some great brews. Receive $1 off all 3 Floyds pints and a ticket for swag drawings we will be doing every half hour.

The Growler Guys 2832 London Road, Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: 21+

6-8pm Wed. Dec. 11

Bingo at The Red Mixer

Different sponsors weekly. Plus wine & cocktail specials.

The Red Mixer 2526 Golf Road, Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

6:15-8:30pm Wed. Dec. 11

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. Dec. 11

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+

6:30-9pm Wed. Dec. 11

Open Mic at Caffe Tempo

Open Mic at Caffe Tempo. Bring your instrument and jam it out. Baby Grand piano, house amps, pro mic and cords on site.

Caffe Tempo 2530 Golf Road, Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

7pm Wed. Dec. 11

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. Dec. 11

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. Dec. 11

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. Dec. 11

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. Dec. 11

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. Dec. 11

DJ Trivia

Weekly general knowledge Trivia with Djtrivia of the Chippewa Valley. 1st, 2nd, and 3rd places prizes.

Westside Bar & Grill 1807 N. Clairemont Ave., Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: Any

7-8pm Wed. Dec. 11

Hatha Yoga w/Cheyenne Hei

An alignment-oriented class offering postures and stretches in combination with the breath to promote flexibility, strength, and calmness. Suitable for all levels.

Tuning Tree 515 South Barstow, Suite 117, Eau Claire

Cost: $15/single class, $120/10 class package

7:30pm Wed. Dec. 11

Jazz at Lincoln Center Orchestra with Wynton Marsalis

Featuring soulful, big band versions of classics like “Jingle Bells,” “Joy to the World,” and “Brazilian Sleigh Ride,” Big Band Holidays is an uplifting holiday program that plays to sold-out audiences every December.

Pablo Center at the Confluence 120 Graham Avenue, Eau Claire

Cost: $30

7:30pm Wed. Dec. 11

UWEC Theatre: Waiting for Godot

Two wandering tramps, Vladimir and Estragon, wait by a lonely tree to meet up with Mr. Godot, an enigmatic figure in a world where time, place, and memory are blurred, and meaning is where you find it. The results are both funny and dangerous in this existential masterpiece.

Riverside Theatre - Haas Fine Arts Center, UW-Eau Claire 121 Water Street, Eau Claire

Cost: $20 GA, $16 youth, $10 UWEC students, faculty & staff

8:45-10:15pm Wed. Dec. 11

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. Dec. 11

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 12/11/2019

karaoke/DJ, galleries, classes, etc

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