11:30am-1pm Thu. Nov. 2

Financials for Non-Financial Owners & Managers

Financial statements are meaningful reports that allow you to understand your business' strengths and weaknesses. Understanding financial statements allows you to improve profitability and make effective business decisions.

Sleep Inn & Suites Conference Center 5872 33rd Ave., Eau Claire

Cost: $15 with lunch

Age: 21+

1-3pm Thu. Nov. 2

Wildlands School: The Science of Project Based Learning

Explore the science of project-based learning at the Wildlands School at Beaver Creek Reserve located in Fall Creek, WI.

Beaver Creek Reserve S1 County Road K, Fall Creek

Cost: Contact for admission information

1-3pm Thu. Nov. 2

Max Your Mind

Restore the joy we felt before "life happened". Laughter, gratitude and relationships, are some tools you will use.

L.E. Phillips Senior Center 1616 Bellinger St., Eau Claire

Cost: $40 members /$60 non-members

Age: Seniors

1:30-3:30pm Thu. Nov. 2

Beginning Watercolors II

Beginning Watercolor II is a continuation of Beginning Watercolor with Judy Proett. Pre-requisite is to have taken Beginning Watercolor. Request supply list from Senior Center office.

L.E. Phillips Senior Center 1616 Bellinger St., Eau Claire

Cost: $20 members / $30 non-members

Age: Seniors

3-9pm Thu. Nov. 2

Wisconsin Honey Producers Association Fall Conference

Ross Conrad; Author of Natural Beekeeping: Organic Approaches to Modern Agriculture; David Tarpy, Honey Bee Biology; and Dr. Marla Spivak of the U of M bee lab. Young commercial beekeepers panel, honey show, Queen's auction, Kids & bees expo and more.

Holiday Inn South 4751 Owen Ayres Court, Eau Claire

Cost: Member $60, Spouse $20, Child 12-18 $20; Non-Member $70, Spouse $30, Child 12-18 $30; Fri Lunch $15; Sat Banquet $30

Age: All ages

5-7pm Thu. Nov. 2

Language Exchange: Habla en la Cabra

Practice your second language with us, English or Spanish. We sip coffee and help each other practice conversational English and Spanish. Bring the family, all levels and ages are welcome. Brought to you by El Centro de Conexión de Chippewa Valley.

The Goat Coffee House 336 Water St., Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

6-9pm Thu. Nov. 2

Business Plan Basics

A formal business plan is a required document for anyone in search of funding to start a new business, expand an existing business, or launch a new product.

Western Dairyland 418 Wisconsin St., Eau Claire

Cost: Regular: $29 Scholarship: $10

6-7pm Thu. Nov. 2

Beginning Line Dance

Learn basic line dancing steps, get some exercise and have some fun all at the same time.

L.E. Phillips Senior Center 1616 Bellinger St., Eau Claire

Cost: $16 members / $24 non-members

Age: Seniors

6:30-9pm Thu. Nov. 2

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

7pm Thu. Nov. 2

The Science of Beer

Learnabout all things beer, from the biology of raw materials all the way through to the biochemical reactions in the brewing process. We’ll cover topics relating to chemistry, microbiology, botany and even a little physics (specifically gases!). There will be a sampling.

Modicum Brewing Company 3732 Spooner Ave Suite A, Altoona

Cost: Contact for admission information

7-8pm Thu. Nov. 2

Chippewa Valley Toastmasters Meeting

The Toastmasters are a mixed group of people who exercise public speaking skills through both prepared and impromptu speeches at every meeting. The mission of a Toastmaster club is to provide a mutually supportive and positive learning environment in which every member has the opportunity to develop communication and leadership skills.

Mayo Health Clinic - Luther Hospital, Room 11103 1221 Whipple St, Eau Claire

Cost: FREE for Guests

Age: 18+