Thursday, Jun. 22nd, 2017

6-7pm Thu. Jun. 22

Habla en la Cabra

Practice your Spanish with other area Spanish speakers and help others practice their English. All levels welcome, no registration necessary. Brought to you by El Centro de Conexion de Chippewa Valley.

The Goat Coffee House 336 Water St., Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

6-7pm Thu. Jun. 22

Habla en la Cabra Language Exchange

Practice Spanish with the help of native speakers and return the favor! All levels welcome. Shortened summer hours. Provided by El Centro de Conexión de Chippewa Valley.

The Goat Coffee House 336 Water St., Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

6:30-9pm Thu. Jun. 22

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

Friday, Jun. 23rd, 2017

8:30am-4pm Fri. Jun. 23

Supervisory Management: Recruiting and Retaining Top Performers

Do you know how much employee turnover is costing your business? The expense to replace an employee can range from 50-200% of the position’s base salary. You can help reduce these costs by recruiting and retaining a more engaged and committed workforce. This course will guide you through a proven process for attracting and retaining key performers within your business.

Holiday Inn South 4751 Owen Ayres Court, Eau Claire

Cost: $600

9am-4pm Fri. Jun. 23

Geriatric Mental Health: Substance Use Problems and the Older Adult

This course specializing in substance abuse in older adults explores interventions and treatments that can improve health and enhance life satisfaction. You will be able to identify effects of harmful substances on the elderly, recognize symptoms of abuse, understand instruments for assessment, and implement effective treatment strategies.

Holiday Inn South 4751 Owen Ayres Court, Eau Claire

Cost: $150

10am-4pm Fri. Jun. 23

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

3-4:30pm Fri. Jun. 23

Modern Dance Class

This is a modern dance class based on the techniques of Martha Graham and Michael Doran. all adults are invited to join us for this restorative , strength building and inspiring class.

Dancers Studio 800 Wisconsin St. (Banbury Place, Building 13 - Room 122), Eau Claire

Cost: $40 per month

Age: Adults all ages

6:30-9pm Fri. Jun. 23

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

7:30-9:30pm Fri. Jun. 23

Eau Claire International Folk Dancers

A weekly recreational international dance group where you dance the dances of many lands. Come and join us whenever you like. No partners necessary. Wear comfortable clothes and soft-soled, non-marking clean shoes. First Fridays of the month are specialized for beginners.

YMCA Fitness Center 206 Emery St., Eau Claire

Cost: Usually $2/night; more if live music

Saturday, Jun. 24th, 2017

10am Sat. Jun. 24

Landscaping 201

Covers additional landscape design principles including: foundation plantings, edging installation, and the pros and cons of using mulch vs. rock. Learn to determine what type of soil you have, provide tips on what plants to use, how to plant, and how to incorporate boulders into your design.

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

10am-2pm Sat. Jun. 24

Waldemar Ager Association Open House

Ager Association members conduct tours in the house and provide background about Waldemar Ager. Owned by the Agers during the first half of the 20th century, the house is a meeting place for members and the general public and is now the repository of a fully catalogued library for research on Nordic languages, cultures, and history.

Ager House 514 W. Madison St., Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

10am-4pm Sat. Jun. 24

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

1:30-4pm Sat. Jun. 24

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

6:30-9pm Sat. Jun. 24

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

10pm Sat. Jun. 24

Observing The Night Sky With The Chippewa Valley Astronomical Society

Enjoy a view of the night sky not possible from the city. Look through telescopes and see galaxies, nebula, star clusters, colorful double stars, and much more. Public observing starts about an hour after sunset for about two hours.

Hobbs Observatory In Beaver Creek Reserve, S1 Cty Hwy K, Fall Creek

Cost: FREE, donations accepted

Age: All ages

Sunday, Jun. 25th, 2017

10am-4pm Sun. Jun. 25

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

1-3pm Sun. Jun. 25

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

4:30-6pm Sun. Jun. 25

Summer Rock Band

Join us for this unique opportunity to work with one of Eau Claire’s preeminent musicians and educators, Eric “Pedals” Thompson, as you make music in a band. Students will write their own song and learn two or more cover songs along with music theory, ensemble playing, and songwriting. Cap off the experience with a show at the Plus.

Pedals Music 307 S Barstow St, Eau Claire

Cost: $99

Age: High School Students & YA

6-7:30pm Sun. Jun. 25

Summer Funk Band

Horns, vocals, guitar, bass, keyboard, drums -- many instruments are needed for this sophisticated style. Students will meet in sectionals the first two weeks to hone their parts before working together as a full ensemble.

Eau Claire Music School 1620 Ohm Avenue, Eau Claire

Cost: $99

Age: High School Students & YA

6:30-8pm Sun. Jun. 25

Summer Rock Band

Join us for this unique opportunity to work with one of Eau Claire’s preeminent musicians and educators, Eric “Pedals” Thompson, as you make music in a band. Students will write their own song and learn two or more cover songs along with music theory, ensemble playing, and songwriting. Cap off the experience with a show at the Plus.

Pedals Music 307 S Barstow St, Eau Claire

Cost: $99

Age: High School Students & YA

Monday, Jun. 26th, 2017

10am-4pm Mon. Jun. 26

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

4:30-5:30pm Mon. Jun. 26

Chippewa Valley Ukulele Orchestra

Each meeting features lesson time for beginning and advanced students as well as a rehearsal as an ensemble. New members at all levels welcome. Students who have never played ukulele before should schedule an introductory lesson before attending.

Eau Claire Music School 1620 Ohm Avenue, Eau Claire

Cost: $12 drop-in, $30 3-pass punchcard, $25 one-time registration fee

5-7pm Mon. Jun. 26

Lake Wissota: The Dam Story - Book Signing

This new book celebrates Lake Wissota's 100-year anniversary with more than 300 photos, six maps, a dozen ads and hundreds of newspaper clippings and reminiscences of the building of the dam and the lake. Stories about the people who lived, worked, and played there then and now are included.

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

5:30-7:30pm Mon. Jun. 26

Literacy Volunteers of Chippewa Valley - Open Learning

Any adult interested in pursuing a specific literacy goal, be it obtaining their GED, increasing their reading comprehension, or improving their math or computer skils, is welcome to attend. After the initial intake and assessment, Literacy Volunteers staff work with students on their educational goals. If the Open Learning time does not work in your schedule, accommodations can be made. Literacy changes everything.

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

Cost: FREE

6-7:30pm Mon. Jun. 26

Chippewa Valley Ukulele Orchestra: Summer Session

To wrap up our first season of the orchestra, we'll have a special summer session to prepare for our performance as part of the Family Day at Phoenix Park. Haven't played with the orchestra before? They can share the music with you ahead of time and we'll have extra instructors on hand at each rehearsal to work on parts. Performance on Sunday, Jun. 8 at Eau Claire Family Day in Downtown Eau Claire.

Eau Claire Music School 1620 Ohm Avenue, Eau Claire

6:30-8:30pm Mon. Jun. 26

Knit Club

Join the Knit Club every Monday to knit and chat over coffee. A fun way to share tip sand tricks and make new friends. New to knitting? Bring a pair of needles, some yarn, and prepare to learn the basics free of charge. Crocheters also welcome.

Acoustic Cafe 505 S. Barstow St., Eau Claire

7-9pm Mon. Jun. 26

Remembering Uniroyal 25 Years Later

Tiptoe back through the tulips to mingle with Rubberheads and actors amidst artifacts from the tire plant. Then, on the State Theatre big screen, enjoy "Voices from the Past," a film and tour of Eau Claire's 'Virtual Tire Museum.'

The State Theatre 316 Eau Claire St., Eau Claire

Cost: $7

Tuesday, Jun. 27th, 2017

9:30-10:30am Tue. Jun. 27

Board of Director’s Meeting

Augusta Senior & Community Center monthly board of director’s meeting that is open to the public.

Augusta Senior and Community Center 616 West Washington St., Augusta

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

10am-2pm Tue. Jun. 27

Rug Hooking Guild

The Tree City Guild Rug Hook Crafters meet weekly on Tuesdays at the Chippewa Valley Museum. Rug hook crafters use a cutter to prepare strips of material, mainly wool, which are then hooked to monk's cloth set on a frame. The Tree City Guild welcomes new members.

Chippewa Valley Museum 1204 E. Half Moon Dr., Eau Claire

10am-4pm Tue. Jun. 27

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

1-3pm Tue. Jun. 27

Dunn Dulcimers

All ages, all skill levels, and all string instruments welcome.

Christ Lutheran Church 1306 Wilcox St., Menomonie

3-4:30pm Tue. Jun. 27

Modern Dance Class

This is a modern dance class based on the techniques of Martha Graham and Michael Doran. all adults are invited to join us for this restorative , strength building and inspiring class.

Dancers Studio 800 Wisconsin St. (Banbury Place, Building 13 - Room 122), Eau Claire

Cost: $40 per month

Age: Adults all ages

6-7pm Tue. Jun. 27

Eau Claire Guitar Club

Have fun learning and playing music in a relaxed social setting. Join instructor Tim Litscher (Evergreen Grass Band) for strumming and singing. Bring your favorite songs to share (rock, country, folk, etc.) and learn new songs, too. Each week Tim will bring new ideas for members to work on and he’ll take time to answer your musical questions.

Eau Claire Music School 1620 Ohm Avenue, Eau Claire

Cost: $10 drop in; $7 per session when you pay in advance for two or more

6:30-9pm Tue. Jun. 27

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

Wednesday, Jun. 28th, 2017

8:30am-3:30pm Wed. Jun. 28

Adobe InDesign Introduction

Now considered the publishing industry’s standard, Adobe InDesign allows you to design high-quality print and digital publications such as newsletters and online interactive documents. In this introductory class you will learn to insert and size graphics, add and manipulate text, and package work for a commercial printer or online viewing

CVTC Chippewa Falla Campus, Room 103 770 Scheidler Road, Eau Claire

Cost: $99/person

Age: Adults

10am-4pm Wed. Jun. 28

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

6:30-7:30pm Wed. Jun. 28

Campfire Songs with Victoria

Learn to make music with your friends and family around the warmth of a campfire. Bring along your voice or instrument (or both) and Victoria will lead the group through all the sing-a-long songs you'll need to get started. You'll learn chords and lyrics and work on singing while playing in a fun and relaxed atmosphere.

Eau Claire Music School 1620 Ohm Avenue, Eau Claire

Cost: $24, additional friends or family members $10

Age: All Ages

6:30-9pm Wed. Jun. 28

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

Thursday, Jun. 29th, 2017

10am-4pm Thu. Jun. 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

6-7pm Thu. Jun. 29

Habla en la Cabra

Practice your Spanish with other area Spanish speakers and help others practice their English. All levels welcome, no registration necessary. Brought to you by El Centro de Conexion de Chippewa Valley.

The Goat Coffee House 336 Water St., Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

6-7pm Thu. Jun. 29

Habla en la Cabra Language Exchange

Practice Spanish with the help of native speakers and return the favor! All levels welcome. Shortened summer hours. Provided by El Centro de Conexión de Chippewa Valley.

The Goat Coffee House 336 Water St., Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

6:30-9pm Thu. Jun. 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

Friday, Jun. 30th, 2017

10-11:30am Fri. Jun. 30

Mindfulness and the Brain

What do researchers have to say about how the practice of mindfulness impacts the brain? Join Amy to learn how this simple practice of "wise attention" affects brain health and overall well-being.

Dove Healthcare West - Community Room 1405 Truax Blvd, Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

10am-4pm Fri. Jun. 30

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

3-4:30pm Fri. Jun. 30

Modern Dance Class

This is a modern dance class based on the techniques of Martha Graham and Michael Doran. all adults are invited to join us for this restorative , strength building and inspiring class.

Dancers Studio 800 Wisconsin St. (Banbury Place, Building 13 - Room 122), Eau Claire

Cost: $40 per month

Age: Adults all ages

6:30-9pm Fri. Jun. 30

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

7:30-9:30pm Fri. Jun. 30

Eau Claire International Folk Dancers

A weekly recreational international dance group where you dance the dances of many lands. Come and join us whenever you like. No partners necessary. Wear comfortable clothes and soft-soled, non-marking clean shoes. First Fridays of the month are specialized for beginners.

YMCA Fitness Center 206 Emery St., Eau Claire

Cost: Usually $2/night; more if live music

Saturday, Jul. 1st, 2017

9:30-11:30am Sat. Jul. 1

Gather with Yarn

Bring your current projects, and our friendly staff will be on-hand to help you puzzle out your yarny problems and answer any questions you may have. Or, just spend a lovely morning relaxing on their cozy couches, hanging out with fellow knitters and crocheters.

Stitch Supply Co. 913 South Hillcrest Parkway, Altoona

Cost: FREE

10am-4pm Sat. Jul. 1

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

1-4pm Sat. Jul. 1

Tactical Trauma Care

In this period of instruction you will learn trauma related situational awareness, basic human anatomy as it relates to trauma injuries, and techniques to identify and treat bleeding, airway blockage, and specific types of shock. This course will be a mix of classroom instruction and hands-on practice with a qualified instructor that has extensive real world experience.

Marc-On Shooting LLC 4089 124th Street, Chippewa Falls