Events For 4/29/2017

6am-8pm Sat. Apr. 29

YMCA Healthy Kids Day

Healthy Kids Day is the Y’s largest national initiative, providing activities centered around healthy living. Fill out your ‘passport’ with your completed challenges and return the sheet to the service desk.

Eau Claire YMCA 700 Graham Ave., Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

6-7am Sat. Apr. 29

Action City Airobics

AIRobics offers a low impact workout that can improve your balance, coordination and circulation. You can can also burn up to 1,000 calories an hour. AIRobics is open to men and women of all ages and skill levels. Space is limited (first come, first serve).

Action City 2402 Lorch Ave., Eau Claire

Cost: $10 per person, or $39.99 for 5 classes

7am-1pm Sat. Apr. 29

Weekend Brunch: Musical Guest Jason Goessl

Farm-focused weekend brunch (served 7am-1pm) with lively instrumental tunes from Jason Goessl from 10am-1pm. An array of midwestern and other brunch classics including omelettes, quiche, wild rice porridge, Belgian waffles, sandwiches, and more. A variety of classic and original morning drinks including mimosas, bloody marys + more.

The Oxbow Hotel 516 Galloway St., Eau Claire

Cost: The MUSIC is FREE; consult menu for food prices

Age: All Ages

7-8am Sat. Apr. 29

Action City Airobics

AIRobics offers a low impact workout that can improve your balance, coordination and circulation. You can can also burn up to 1,000 calories an hour. AIRobics is open to men and women of all ages and skill levels. Space is limited (first come, first serve).

Action City 2402 Lorch Ave., Eau Claire

Cost: $10 per person, or $39.99 for 5 classes

8am-2pm Sat. Apr. 29

IFD Warehouse Store: Graduation Party Demo Day

Get menu ideas for your party. Check out featured product demos. Win a $100 IFD gift card. Sample great party food. Demos from 10am-1pm.

Indianhead Foodservice Distributor Warehouse Store 313 Hastings Place, Eau Claire

8am-1pm Sat. Apr. 29

Memorial High School Band Thrift Sale

Huge selection of items at low prices including clothing, toys, books, housewares, seasonal, home decor, furniture and much more. Bag Sale 11:30am to 1pm, $5/bag. Money raised supports the Memorial High School Band Program.

Memorial High School Auxiliary Gym 2225 Keith Street, Eau Claire

8am-noon Sat. Apr. 29

35th Annual Keep On Chuckin' 5K

Proceeds go toward the Chuck Tomkovick Teaching in Excellence Fund and the American Marketing Association student scholarship fund.

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

Cost: Adult: $20, Student: $15, Age 12 and under: $5

Age: All ages

8am-3pm Sat. Apr. 29

UUC Spring Thrift Sale

Including $3 bag sale on clothing; books; furniture; bedding; kitchen appliances and supplies; boutique items; home decor; games & toys; shoes; purses and much more.

Unitarian Universalist Congregation 421 S. Farwell St., Eau Claire

8-8:55am Sat. Apr. 29

Zumba with Emily

Zumba is a Latin based, shake your booty aerobic workout.

Dragonfly Dance and Wellness 308 North Barstow, Eau Claire

Cost: $5

Age: Age 12+

8:15am Sat. Apr. 29

Distance Running Course

Distance Running Course is a class specifically designed for anyone, at any level, interested in running a half or full marathon. This course will provide both the physiological and emotional training tools to help you on this 15-week journey that culminates at the finish line of the Eau Claire Marathon on May 7.

UW-Eau Claire Continuing Education 103 Garfield Avenue, Eau Claire

Cost: See cost information online

8:30-10:30am Sat. Apr. 29

Universal Yoga

Universal Yoga is an authentic system of yoga. Goals of practice include increasing strength, flexibility, balance, coordination, will power, energy level, and finding stillness of the mind. Classes are appropriate for beginners to seasoned practitioners.

PRAJNA pilates | yoga | beyond 705 S. Barstow Street, Eau Claire

Cost: $15; or punch card

Age: 16+

9am-4pm Sat. Apr. 29

If The Shoe Fits Kids Dance Classes

Various dance classes from mommy and me to jazz and modern. Main focus is starting at the beginning, so no experience is required.

If The Shoe Fits Dance Studio 102 W Grand Ave, Eau Claire

Cost: $35-$45 per month

Age: Ages 3-13

9am Sat. Apr. 29

Beginners Pound

Drumming based workout for beginners. Come learn the basic moves and rock out.

Pure Fitness 4 You 1423 South Hastings Way, Eau Claire

Cost: $10

9-10am Sat. Apr. 29

Swan Lake Ballet Studio - Spring "Body Ballet" Classes

Learn diversity through dance, study classical ballet vocabulary, build up strong body, and experience creativity in dance. Students learn classical ballet choreography and perform at various venues such as Mabel Tainter, Summer Festival, Fall International Festival, and the UWEC Davies Center.

Swan Lake Ballet Studio Banbury Place Bldg 13 Ste 122, Eau Claire

Cost: $6 per class/$26 for 5 classes/$46 for 9 classes

9-9:30am Sat. Apr. 29

Serious Circuits

30 minutes of weights and cardio circuit training with personal Trainer Emily Balow or Josh Bafford. Tuesdays are FREE until the end of March 2017

Dragonfly Dance and Wellness 308 North Barstow, Eau Claire

Cost: $8

Age: 12+

9:30-11am Sat. Apr. 29

Yoga + Live Music

Join this "All Levels Yoga" practice in combination with the sweet, acoustic tunes of best friend duo "Red Tide." This special event will raise money for "My Team Triumph," an organization that helps disabled athletes run marathons and half marathons all over the nation. All are welcome.

Highland Fitness Center 2221 Eastridge Center, Eau Claire

Cost: Suggested Donation - $20

9:30-10:30am Sat. Apr. 29

HOT Yoga

See for yourself how hot yoga helps you purify and cleanse the mind, body and soul. This is a dynamic class where you will work every part of your body building strength, fluidity, concentration and balance while linking breath to continuous movement.

The Yoga Room Eau Claire's Yoga Studio 2839 Mall Dr, Eau Claire

Cost: $15 Drop in or $80 a month Unlimited Yoga

9:35-10:05am Sat. Apr. 29

Kettlebell AMPD

Kettlebell AMPD is a calorie torching class that is set to music. Use lower weighted kettlebells with higher repetitions and put in an express class. In 30 minutes you'll target every muscle group and get you the results you are looking for.

Dragonfly Dance & Wellness 308 N Barstow Street, Eau Claire

Cost: $5

Age: All Ages

9:35-10:05am Sat. Apr. 29

Kettlebell AMPD

Kettlebell AMPD is a calorie torching class that is set to music. Use lower weighted kettlebells with higher repetitions and put in an express class. In 30 minutes you'll target every muscle group and get you the results you are looking for.

Dragonfly Dance & Wellness 308 N Barstow Street, Eau Claire

Cost: $5

Age: All Ages

10am Sat. Apr. 29

Citizen's Climate Lobby Presents: "Merchants of Doubt"

This film shows how people in the petroleum industries have cast doubt in the public about the causes and seriousness of climate change. CCL is a growing national organization that informs citizens and takes action locally and nationally to help curb climate change and make the country more resilient.

Micon Downtown Cinema 315 S. Barstow St., Eau Claire

Cost: FREE; Seating is Limited

10am-5pm Sat. Apr. 29

Spring Psychic & Wellness Fair

Judy Meinen of Angel Care Healing Touch, along with Maple House Arts, bring you their annual fair featuring 35 vendors, readers and healers. Free presentations throughout the day by Judy, Joe "the Rock Guy" Rothengass, and more.

29 Pines Hotel and Convention Center 5872 33rd Ave., Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

10am Sat. Apr. 29

Straw Bale Gardening With Ellis Stewart

Learn about the newest, interesting way of garden growing.

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

Cost: $25 Includes Book & Class; pre-registration required

10am-4pm Sat. Apr. 29

Wellness Days for Hmong Elders

Each 4-hours wellness days includes an exercise class, healthy lunch, health-related presentations, and unstructured social time. The goal is to enhance Hmong elders' quality of life by providing programming that reduces social isolation, increases physical and mental health literacy, and improve English proficiency.

Boys and Girls Club of the Greater Chippewa Valley, Mary Marquart Center 201 E Lake St, Eau Claire

10am-4pm Sat. Apr. 29

ArtMobile at Oakwood Mall

The ARTmobile connects children to the visual arts with fun and relevant art projects that have an educational aspect to them.

Oakwood Mall 4800 Golf Rd, Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

10:15-11:45am Sat. Apr. 29

Swan Lake Ballet Studio - Spring Kids Classes

Learn diversity through dance, study classical ballet vocabulary, build up strong body, and experience creativity in dance. Students learn classical ballet choreography and perform at various venues such as Mabel Tainter, Summer Festival, Fall International Festival, and the UWEC Davies Center.

Swan Lake Ballet Studio Banbury Place Bldg 13 Ste 122, Eau Claire

Cost: $5-8/class, $20-36 for 5 classes, $28-55 for 9 classes

Age: Ages 3-13

10:15-11:30am Sat. Apr. 29

Invert Your Asana: Headstand & Forearm Stand

Invert Your Asana workshops are for the yogi who wants to explore inversions and arm balances. Learn key methods of engagement and focus that will allow you to 'fly. Invert Your Asana: Headstand & Forearm Stand will focus on headstand, forearm stand, and variations of each.

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

Cost: $24(member discount available)

10:30-11am Sat. Apr. 29

Mini Gardens

Little fingers will have no trouble digging in and making these adorable little gardens. They're perfect to start seedlings in and transplant into home gardens, or simply watch them as the grow on any countertop.

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

Cost: Free with Museum membership or admission.

11am Sat. Apr. 29

ECCT Presents: The True Story of the Three Little Pigs

Everyone knows the story of the 3 little Pigs, but have you ever wondered if there was more to the story? Could one wolf really cause that much damage? In this musical adaptation of the popular children's story, Alexander T. Wolf takes the stand and finally has his say about what really happened.

The Oxford 1814 Oxford Ave., Eau Claire

Cost: Ticket Price TBA

Age: All Ages

noon-5pm Sat. Apr. 29

200 Main: Jo Burke + Jody Balow + Lissa Siedow

Gallery and Studios in downtown Eau Claire. Featuring artwork for purchase by Jo Burke, Jody Balow and home decor by Lissa Siedow, we also host local visiting artists and frequent receptions to celebrate the arts in our community.

200 Main - Gallery & Studios 200 Main St., Eau Claire

1-3pm Sat. Apr. 29

Speaker and Counselor on Domestic Violence

Sue Perry, a nurse and nursing instructor who is a survivor of domestic violence, will be bringing her message to those interested in overcoming or recognizing such a difficult situation. She will share her story of redemption and instruct on the warning signs of abuse. Refreshments and discussion will follow.

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

Cost: FREE

Age: Teens and older

1-2pm Sat. Apr. 29

Color Eau Claire - Coloring Workshop & Book-Signing

Participants will learn tips and techniques for adding color and detail to adult coloring books from Eau Claire illustrator and creator of Color Eau Claire, Patricia A. Hawkenson. RSVP by e-mail. Book signing opportunity follows the workshop until 4pm. 15% off coloring book purchases during the book-signing event.

The Local Store at the Volume One World Headquarters 205 N. Dewey St., Eau Claire

1:30-4pm Sat. Apr. 29

Paint at Cheers Pablo

Head to Cheers Pablo for one of many painting events, or a DIY sign class. No painting experience necessary, just come ready to have fun. More information about available classes online.

Cheers Pablo 2839 Mall Drive, Suite 3A, Eau Claire

Cost: $35 per person, $25 for Kids Under 12

Age: All Ages

1:30pm Sat. Apr. 29

ECCT Presents: The True Story of the Three Little Pigs

Everyone knows the story of the 3 little Pigs, but have you ever wondered if there was more to the story? Could one wolf really cause that much damage? In this musical adaptation of the popular children's story, Alexander T. Wolf takes the stand and finally has his say about what really happened.

The Oxford 1814 Oxford Ave., Eau Claire

Cost: Ticket Price TBA

Age: All Ages

2pm Sat. Apr. 29

UWEC International Film Society: "The Lives of Others"

In 1984 East Berlin, an agent of the secret police, conducting surveillance on a writer and his lover, finds himself becoming increasingly absorbed by their lives.

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

Cost: $7 for film series membership; $14 for family membership

Age: Rated R

5:30pm Sat. Apr. 29

The Lor Brothers

Come watch renowned break dancers, The Lor Brothers, at this free event.

CVTC, Casper Conference Center 620 W Clairemont Ave, Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

5:30-8:30pm Sat. Apr. 29

Dinner Jazz: Josh Gallagher Trio

After two years at the Berklee College of Music, Josh Gallagher was selected as the pianist in the Brubeck Institute Jazz Sextet during the 2004-2005 school year, where he performed with guest clinicians Bobby Watson, Rufus Reid, Jimmy Heath, Artistic Director Christian McBride.

The Oxbow Hotel 516 Galloway St., Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

5:30-9pm Sat. Apr. 29

Hot Pants & Faceplants: CVRG vs Fox City Roller Derby

It’s time to break out the hot pants and get ready to cheer as the Chippewa Valley Roller Girls take on Fox Cities Roller Derby from Appleton, WI. Doors open at 5:30 pm, game starts at 6:30 pm

Eau Claire Indoor Sports Center 3456 Craig Road, Eau Claire

Cost: $8 presale, $10 at the door

Age: All ages, kids under 12 are free

6-11pm Sat. Apr. 29

Warmachine/Hordes Journeyman League

Warmachine/Hordes is a 30mm skirmisher war game set in the Fantasy/Steampunk world of the Iron Kingdoms. A Journeyman League is the perfect opportunity to try out or get into Hordes / Warmachine. Featuring a friendly, casual atmosphere, each week you will grow your force and learn new aspects of the rules. There will be door prizes and prizes for winning games, painting and best sportsmanship.

The District Company 315 Graham Ave, Eau Claire

Cost: $5 for duration of the league (7 weeks)

Age: 10+

6:30-8:30pm Sat. Apr. 29

The Paint Shack

Have fun painting on canvas. Made easy and fun as a trained instructor walks the class through the process. Also paint on wood, bags, glasses and more. Check the website for more information on scheduled events and classes.

The Paint Shack 2524 Golf Road Suite 2c, Eau Claire

Cost: $35

6:30-9pm Sat. Apr. 29

Paint at Cheers Pablo

Head to Cheers Pablo for one of many painting events, or a DIY sign class. No painting experience necessary, just come ready to have fun. More information about available classes online.

Cheers Pablo 2839 Mall Drive, Suite 3A, Eau Claire

Cost: $35 per person, $25 for Kids Under 12

Age: All Ages

7-11pm Sat. Apr. 29

Eau Claire Singles Connection: Spring Fling Dance

Band playing will be the Homegrown Tomatoes. Dance lessons begin at 6pm. Members bring a snack for the snack table.

Westgate Sportsman Club 4909 Sportsman Dr., Eau Claire

Cost: $5 for members; $10 for non-members

7pm Sat. Apr. 29

UWEC International Film Society: "The Lives of Others"

In 1984 East Berlin, an agent of the secret police, conducting surveillance on a writer and his lover, finds himself becoming increasingly absorbed by their lives.

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

Cost: $7 for film series membership; $14 for family membership

Age: Rated R

7pm Sat. Apr. 29

Live Music: Eggplant Heroes

Eggplant Heroes is an Americana collaboration among Duffy Duyfhuizen, Max Garland, Joel Pace, Olaf Lind, Caleb Horne, Dan Zerr, and Lucas Fischer. Mixing original tunes with songs by others that we like to play, EPH tries to bring a rich and eclectic musical experience (with an occasional poem by Wisconsin poet laureate Garland thrown in).

Acoustic Cafe 505 S. Barstow St., Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

7:30pm Sat. Apr. 29

UWEC Theater: "Invisible Truth: Intersections of Vulnerability in Eau Claire"

This experimental theater experience will explore stories of homelessness in Eau Claire and the problems with the ways we look at the issue. It is the result of over a year of inter-disciplinary research and performance design work between students, faculty, and volunteer organizations.

Banbury Place - Building 13 800 Wisconsin St., Eau Claire

8pm Sat. Apr. 29

UWEC Cabin Featured Artist: Alec Benjamin

A singer/songerwiter known for his songs "Paper Crown" and "End of the Summer". In addition to his solo project, Benjamin has found success in song writing with artists such as Jon Bellion including a feature on the track "New York Soul Pt. IIi" from The Human Condition (Jon Bellion album).

The Cabin UWEC Davies Center, Eau Claire

8pm Sat. Apr. 29

The Night Hawks

Great Classic Rock hits from 50's-90's. Featuring talented musicians Steve Rindt, Jack Schneider, Tom Wieseler, and Tim Lynnes.

VFW Post 7232 2900 W Folsom Street, Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: 21+

8:30pm-12:30am Sat. Apr. 29

Transistor Radio

Transistor Radio was the brainchild of lead guitar player Chris Connell to bring back the sounds of the 70s played on the Transistor Radio. Some of the greatest R&B and soul songs have been forgotten and we have taken it upon ourselves to bring them back.

Sammy's Pizza 2812 London Rd, Eau Claire

9pm-1am Sat. Apr. 29

Live Music: The Frontiers

Rock 2 our Rock n Roll Roots. From Journey, Styx, KISS, to other memorable classic rock. Emphasizing on your favorite arena rock from yesterday.

Tailgates Sports Bar and Grill 1505 N. Clairemont Ave, Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: 21+

9pm Sat. Apr. 29

Late Jazz: Sundae + Mr. Goessl

Sundae + Mr. Goessl are a husband and wife vintage jazz duo based out of Seattle, WA. Sundae (Kate Voss) fronts the duo with her wit, charm, and impeccable vocal technique. Her voice is evocative of Billie Holiday and Anita O'Day.

The Oxbow Hotel 516 Galloway St., Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

9:30pm-1:30am Sat. Apr. 29

Live Music: The Big Deeks

Big Deeks play a variety of music from the 50s to now, including some country.

O'Leary's Pub 809 W. Clairemont Ave, Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: 21+

10pm Sat. Apr. 29

Live Music: The Jim Pullman Band

The Jim Pullman band is an Eau Claire rock/pop group. Doors at 9pm.

The Mousetrap 311 S. Barstow St., Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: 21+

The Volume One Calendar is sponsored by Mayo Clinic Health System of Eau Claire

Ongoing Events For 4/29/2017

karaoke/DJ, galleries, classes, etc