Education

Every Wednesday until Jun. 24, 5:15-6:20pm;

Beginner Belly Dance with Lasa Anahata Tribal

Bringing out the liveliness and fun in everyone, Lasa Anahata Tribal shares our love of American Tribal Style belly dance in class during this 8 week session. Through a unique teaching style and open, encouraging environment, you are empowered to explore how this dance fits on you. No experience required, no baring of your belly.

Visit us on Facebook or at our website www.lasaanahatatribal.com

Dragonfly Dance and Wellness 308 N Barstow St, Eau Claire

Age: 16+ with parental consent

Wellness

Every Thursday from May. 7 to Jun. 18, 7-8:30pm;

Yoga Study Series: Chakras

In this next Yoga Study series we will be exploring our spinning energy centers--the chakras! Each week of this 7 week series we will be focusing on a single chakra, learning through lecture, yoga, and meditation. We will approach the chakras…

Dragonfly Dance and Wellness 308 North Barstow, Eau Claire

Cost: $100

Fitness

Sat. May. 9 10am-noon

Girls on the Run 5K

Girls on the Run Celebration 5K. Public welcome! Family friendly 5K run/walk. Starting at Owen Park, winding through UWEC and onto the Chippewa River Trail! Bring the family. Fun for all. Register online. Run starts at 10am, registration on site starting at 8:30am.

Owen Park 1st Ave., Eau Claire

Music (all ages)

Sat. May. 9 6-9pm

Janelle's School of Irish Dance's 9th Annual Dance Performance

We've taken Irish dance out of the box and are bringing our show to you with a new twist, filled with creativity and diversity. There will also a special theatrical dance performance called "As Ye Be Wishin", performed by '30 Left Feet'. All are welcome to come and enjoy a fantastic show,

Eau Claire North High School Auditorium 1801 Piedmont Rd., Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Education

Tue. May. 12 6-7pm

All Natural Make n' Take: Medicinal Porch Garden

In this class, participants will learn about the medicinal uses of several different plants. Participants will get to choose four different organic heirloom plants of their choice to plant in their porch garden with a customized blended organic fertilizer. Register by May 7.

Voyagers Community Learning Center See contact info for event location, Chippewa Falls

Cost: $29

Education

Wed. May. 13 5:30-7pm

Find Your Personal Edge: Create a Chain Reaction

Benji Williford will share how setting goals and personal intentions for fitness can lead to the healthy lifestyle you want to create for yourself. Mini presentations on financial fitness by RCU and Beginning Pilates by Excite! Wellness Studio will also be included.

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

Cost: FREE

Education

Thu. May. 14 9:30-11am

Phenology Hike For Elder Explorers

Led by BCR naturalist, Jim Schweibert, this 60-minute hike on Reserve trails will document the changes taking place in the woods at the Reserve. The hike will be capped off with coffee and a treat, and further discussion about the changes and things we’ve seen on the hike.

Wise Nature Center, Beaver Creek Reserve S1 Cty Rd. K, Fall Creek

Cost: Friends $3 (per hike), Nonmembers $5 (per hike)

Age: $55+

Education

Fri. May. 15 7:30-10:30pm

Ballroom, Latin and Swing Dance

Join in the fun and go dancing. The evening starts with a dance lesson followed by DJ music to all your favorite dances. Casual attire.

Eau Claire Moose Lodge 3606 Curvue Rd, Eau Claire

Cost: $10

Uncategorized

Sat. May. 16

Our City Spring Clean Up

We will be cleaning windows, sweeping, picking up trash, and planting flowers in and around the Downtown area, as well as helping many downtown non-profit organizations.

Visit http://downtowneauclaire.org/whats-happening/events/16th-May-2015/968-Our-City-Spring-Clean-Up for more information!

Downtown Eau Claire, Inc. 203 S. Farwell St.; PO Box 5148, Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Fitness

Sat. May. 16

Get It Dunn Run 5k & Half Marathon

Enjoy races in and around Menomonie which showcases the beauty of Dunn County. Prizes can be won, t-shirts will be given to participants, great food will be available, and much more.

Greater Menomonie Area Chamber of Commerce 342 Main St E, Menomonie

Recreation

Sat. May. 16 8am-noon

Color-A-Thon Run/Walk - Chippewa Fair Grounds

Parkview and Southview Elementary Schools in Chippewa Falls are sponsoring our first annual Community Color-A-Thon Event. This event is open to the community. After the event, there will be a Color Blast After Party with music and Big Blasts of Color.

Northern Wisconsin State Fairgrounds 225 Edward St., Chippewa Falls

Cost: $30 includes a t-shirt!

Recreation

Sat. May. 16 9am

Donut Dash 5K Fun Run & 1 Mile Walk

Join us for a sweet challenge fun for the whole family. Enjoy kids races, face painting, a donut buffet, and more. All proceeds go to support Partners for Ethiopia's clinic project in Duber, Ethiopia.

Flag Hill Pavillion, Irvine Park Bridgewater Ave, Chippewa Falls

Cost: $25 adults, $5 kids under 12

Wellness

Every Saturday from May. 16 to May. 30, 11am-12:45pm;

Aphrodisiac Infused Yoga for Women

A 3 week Series Saturdays, May 16, 23, 30 11-12:45 at The Center EC Single drop in: $25 Whole series: $60 Register+pay in advance: $54 REGISTER HERE--> http://www.blisstonicyoga.com/?page_id=16 Join Kerri of Apothekerri…

The Center EC 3701 Hwy 12, Eau Claire

Cost: $25

Causes

Sat. May. 16 1-5pm

Fundraiser for Kyra Riebe at the Backwoods Resort Bar & Grill

Please plan to join us for a fun filled day at the Backwood’s Resort on the beautiful Island Chain of Lakes in Weyerhaeuser, WI, located just one hour north of Eau Claire. The afternoon will begin with a 5K non-competitive run, walk & roll…

The Backwoods Resort Bar & Grill W14549 Plummer Road, Weyerhaeuser

Cost: See Event Description

Age: All Ages

Causes

Sun. May. 17 1-3pm

Alzheimer's Association Blondes vs. Brunettes

Blondes vs. Brunettes®, a flag football game driven by women that brings young community leaders together to support the Alzheimer's Association. Ticket sales and funds raised will support the Alzheimer's Association. Sign up to play at: http://act.alz.org/site/TR?pg=entry&fr_id=7950

Chippewa Falls High School 735 Terrill Street, Chippewa Falls

Fitness

Sun. May. 17 1-2:30pm

YIN-Yasa Yoga with Latitude 44 Yoga & Wellness

YIN-yasa offers the best of both worlds, Vinyasa Flow and Yin! The first half of class focuses on strength and movement (Vinyasa Flow or Yang) and the second half focuses on deep stretches of the connective tissues (Yin). The yin poses are…

The Center 3701 E Clairemont Ave, Eau Claire

Cost: $15 (cash or credit)

Age: 15+

Education

Sun. May. 17 1:30-3:15pm

Herb Infused Yoga

Herb-Infused Yoga is a beautiful class that features herbal tea, discussion and beginner yoga for all levels. Experience one herb each class and a yoga practice that deepens your learning and further explores the healing properties of the plant. Deep relaxation and meditation to end each class.

Dragonfly Dance & Wellness 308 N Barstow Street, Eau Claire

Cost: $20

Wellness

Sun. May. 17 1:30-3:30pm

Infused Yoga: Damiana

Join Kerri of Apothekerri Botanicals and Michelle of BlissTonic Yog as they guide you through a true EXPERIENCE of the PERFECT blend of plant and yoga wisdom. Damiana has been long used as a relaxant and aphrodisiac that brings about a…

Dragonfly Dance and Wellness 308 North Barstow, Eau Claire

Cost: $20

Fitness

Every Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday from May. 18 to Jul. 30;

Men's and Coed Slowpitch and Modified Softball

Register as a team before Wednesday, April 15. For more information, check out www.eauclairewi.gov/athletics, email pr@eauclairewi.gov, or call the Parks & Recreation Office at (715) 839-5032.

Carson Park Carson Park Dr., Eau Claire

Cost: $450/team

Age: 18+

Kids

Tue. May. 19 10:29am

Trampoline Bounce Class

Come join Sally is a fun, energetic bounce class set to fun children's dance music. Children will have a blast bouncing and watching themselves on TV. Only eight trampolines in each class schedule. If more than eight children register, another class will be created after the first.

TINY TOTS PLAYHOUSE 320 S WISCONSIN ST, FALL CREEK

Cost: Event is included in general playhouse admission of $4/child

Age: Children of all ages