Fitness

Sat. Aug. 27 9-10am

FitELITE Community Workout Day

Learn why FitELITE is different and experience and enjoy a day with their team and community.

FitELITE 3420 Mall Drive, Suite 7, Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: 16+

Causes

Sat. Aug. 27 10am-3pm

Walkathon for Burn Survivors

The money raised from this walkathon goes to the Phoenix Society for Burn Survivors.

Irvine Park, Chippewa Falls

Cost: $20 reg (includes T-shirt and lunch)

Fitness

Mon. Aug. 29 5:30pm

Destination Yoga - Bye the Willow

A 45 minute vinyasa yoga class followed by wine tasting with your fellow yogis. The cost of the event includes yoga, wine tasting, and a complimentary wine glass.

501 N. High Street, Chippewa Falls

Cost: $15 ($12 for members)

Age: 21+

Fitness

Mon. Aug. 29 5:30pm

Destination Yoga at Bye the Willow

Latitude 44 Yoga Studio will host a 45 minute vinyasa yoga class at Bye the Willow. Will Followed by wine tasting with your fellow yogis. The cost of the event includes yoga, wine tasting, a complimentary wine glass, and tons of fun.

Bye the Willow 501 N. High Street, Chippewa Falls

Cost: $15 ($12 for members)

Age: 21+

Fitness

Every Monday, Wednesday from Aug. 29 to Sep. 28, 6-7pm;

Cardio Tennis

Participate in the increasingly popular workout that can be enjoyed by all ages, fitness and skill levels. Participants please bring your own racquet if you have one; there will be some available on site to use. To register stop by or call the Altoona Parks & Recreation Office.

10th St. Park Tennis Courts Corner of Bartlett Ave. & 9th St., Altoona

Cost: $40

Age: Adult

Fitness

Every Monday, Wednesday from Aug. 29 to Sep. 28, 6-6:45pm;

Running 101

This class is a perfect way to become that runner you have always wanted to be. This class will meet twice a week and everyone will be given a "running assignment" over the weekend. This program will gradually take you from walking to running in 4 weeks.

10th Street Recreation Center 9th St. & Bartlett Ave., Altoona

Cost: $24

Age: Adult

Causes

Tue. Aug. 30 6pm

Leader-Telegram Buckshot Run for Special Olympics

This 2 mile run/walk in beautiful Carson Park is ranked one of the top 10 races in Wisconsin. It’s family friendly and tough enough for the hard-core competitors. Ages 5-85 typically participate each year and average attendance for the Tuesday night race is 500 people. This 2 and 5 mile run/walk in and around beautiful Carson Park and downtown Eau Claire is ranked one of the top 10 races in Wisconsin.

Carson Park, Eau Claire

Cost: Price varies on date of registration

Age: All Ages

Fitness

Every Tuesday, Thursday from Aug. 30 to Sep. 22, 6-6:45pm;

Fall Fitness

Are you ready for a heart pumping, full body, calorie burning workout? You create your own intensity levels and breaks. The instructor will provide modifications for all exercises. To register stop by or call the Altoona Parks & Recreation Office.

10th Street Recreation Center 9th St. & Bartlett Ave., Altoona

Cost: $40

Age: Adult

Fitness

Every Thursday from Sep. 1 to Oct. 27, 9:15-10:15am;

Gentle Slow Flow Yoga w/ Heidi Dix

An hour of breathing, movement, and relaxation. Perfect for beginners, back health, mood management, arthritis, healthy aging and more. All ages and abilities. The health benefits are profound and vital energy will feel amazing.

The Center 3701 Hwy 12 (E. Clairemont Ave), Eau Claire

Cost: $10 drop in OR 8 weeks for $64

Fitness

Every Monday, Thursday, Friday from Sep. 1 to May. 31 2017, 9:30am;

Family Fun Zone

Children and parents enjoy open play on the large turf field filled with numerous toys, games, sports equipment, inflatables, and dress up clothes. Organized activities are also offered at different times each morning which children may participate in if they choose or continue with open play.

Eau Claire Indoor Sports Center 3456 Craig Road, Eau Claire

Cost: $4/child, adults are FREE

Age: Families of children age 0 to 6

Fitness

Every Friday from Sep. 2 to Dec. 30, 7-8am;

Yoga For Runners

This class will emphasize lower body flexibility and balance, core strength and mental focus.

Dragonfly Dance and Wellness 308 North Barstow, Eau Claire

Cost: $10

Fitness

Tue. Sep. 6 6-6:55pm

Beginning Social Dance Lessons

Learn the basic steps in Swing, Rumba and Waltz in this 4 week session starting on Tues, Sept 6.

Eau Claire Regional Arts Ctr, Dance Studio 316 Eau Claire St, Eau Claire

Cost: $49 per person for 4 week session

Age: 18+

Fitness

Wed. Sep. 7 1-2pm

Advanced Line Dancing

This 6-week class is for persons who know the basic steps, such as Coaster Step, Kickball Change, Jazz Box, etc.

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

Cost: $24m/$36nm

Fitness

Wed. Sep. 7 7:30-9:45pm

Waltz Dance Lessons and Dancing

Come in casual attire for a Waltz lesson followed by music for practicing all of your favorite dances. Learn the basic steps and leading and following skills.

Eau Claire Moose Lodge 3606 Curvue Rd, Eau Claire

Cost: $12 per person

Food & Drink

Thu. Sep. 8 9am-2pm

Centennial Campus Market

Go local; head to the Centennial Campus Market for local food and art on the south side of Centennial Hall. Help grow the local food movement on the UWEC campus and in the Eau Claire community.

Centennial Hall, UWEC 1698 Park Avenue, Eau Claire

Fitness

Thu. Sep. 8 10-11:30am

Autumn Family Hikes

Get outside with your little ones and enjoy the outdoors. Before and after the hike, we will gather for tot-friendly outdoor educational activities. Experts in outdoor learning and child recreation therapy will share their expertise.

Lowes Creek County Park S. Lowes Creek Rd., Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

Fitness

Sat. Sep. 10 8am

Farmer Frolic 5K Run/Walk

The Farmer Frolic is a family friendly 5K run/walk through the beautiful Chippewa Valley countryside. Participants have a chance to learn about local food, agriculture, and health and then enjoy a day on the farm.

Alfalawn Farm E2850 State Road 72, Menomonie

Cost: Single Registration: Before 8/18, $25; After 8/18, $30

Age: All Ages

Causes

Sat. Sep. 10 8:31am-noon

Run For The Fallen 2016

Join the Kronenwetter Fire Department and honor the fallen heroes of 9/11 with Run For The Fallen. Register for the 5k, 10k, or 1 Mile Firefighter Challenge to show your support for the fallen first responders who made the ultimate sacrifice 15 years ago.

Towering Pines Park 2355 Tower Road, Kronenwetter

Cost: $20-$25

Age: All Ages

Causes

Sat. Sep. 10 10am-8pm

9th Annual Autism Poker Run

Autism poker run. 5 card draw best & worst hand. Sign up at 10 am. Leave at 11 am. (100 mile loop) Ditchrunners to follow from 5-8 pm. Proceeds Benefit Autism Research, San Diego, CA.

Sherri Jo's Wayside Cty Hwy X, Chippewa Falls

Cost: $10 per person

Age: 21+

Fitness

Every Sunday from Sep. 11 to May. 7 2017, 9am-noon;

If The Shoe Fits Adult Dance Classes

Classes in dance basics ranging from basic movement and strengthening to ballet and tap fundamentals. These classes are ideal for adults who never took classes when they were younger, but still want to learn how to dance. No experience required.

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

Cost: $50-$90 per month

Age: Age 17+