Recreation

Sun. May. 24 7am-4pm

Leinenkugel’s Chippewa Valley Century Ride

Starting at Irvine Park, Chippewa Falls. Century Ride (35, 50, 75, or 100 miles). Rest stops with food and water, sag wagons, and brat feed. The entry fee includes brats and all the 'fixins', soda and Leinenkugel's beer. Registration: 7am-10am. Find registration forms online.

Irvine Park - Main Pavilion | Chippewa Falls

Cost: $30, $35 after 5/15/2015, family rates available

Wellness

5/27, 6/3, 6/17, 6/24

Therapeutic Yoga & Nutrition

All levels are welcome. To register, email dureethatch@gmail.com or call Family Tree Nutritional Health and Wellness at (715) 514-4699.

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

Cost: $40/4 weeks, $12 drop-ins

Fitness

Wed. May. 27 5:15-6:15pm

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: $10

Age: 15+

Education

Sat. May. 30 10am-1pm

Women's Self-Defense Class and Wine Event

Enjoy a morning full of mental and physical, woman-specific self defense techniques followed by wine, snacks, a trade show, and sponsor prizes.

AKF Martial Arts Academy of Eau Claire 1606 S. Hastings Way, Suite B, Eau Claire

Cost: $30

Causes

Sun. May. 31 9am

2nd Annual Otter Family Fun Run

The Otter Creek Christian Academy is again hosting a 5K walk/run with all the proceeds being donated towards the development of Centennial Park!! The 5K walk/run will start at the shores of Lake Altoona and follow the bike path to Otter Creek Christian Academy. Register online at www.ocfamilyfunrun.com.

Otter Creek School/Seven Day Adventist Church 919 10th St. West, Altoona

Cost: $20 (T-shirt Included) Age 6 and under FREE

Wellness

Sun. May. 31 10am-4pm

Using Life's Manure for Spiritual Practice

Life does not always go our way and this often brings up resentment, impatience, and discontentment. Lama Yeshe will teach how being present in the moment, not needing to have things go our own way, can help us be more content with less…

Hay River KTC Meditation Center N14085 County VV (not W), Ridgeland

Cost: $35

Age: all ages

Wellness

Mon. Jun. 1 7-8:15pm

Mindful Monday: An Opportunity for Practice, Learning, and Community

This group is for those who are cultivating a mindfulness practice and would like to meditate and learn with others to support their practice. Ann Brand will lead a guided meditation, give a short talk on an aspect of mindfulness practice, and then open it up to questions.

The Center-EC 3701 Highway 12 East, Eau Claire

Cost: Freewill donation

Recreation

Tue. Jun. 2 8:30am-4pm

27th Annual Senior Americans Day

Choose from 45 inspiring breakout sessions on local history, cultural diversity, wellness and creativity. Attend health screenings and have a photo taken in The Joy Booth. Enjoy lunch with your friends and peruse dozens of exhibit booths where you can pick up valuable information and register for fabulous door prizes.

UW-Eau Claire Davies Center University of Wisconsin-Eau Claire, Eau Claire

Cost: $45

Age: 55+

Wellness

Tue. Jun. 2 6:30-8pm

Holy Horomones

Team up with Maximized Living and learn how to keep your hormones in check. We want to teach you how to take control of your future. Small everyday changes can help balance your hormones and lead to a healthier and more fulfilling life. Make sure your future is as pain, stress, and worry-free as possible.

Hallie Chiropractic 1650 Hallie Road, Chippewa Falls

Cost: FREE

Age: Young adults and up

Recreation

Thu. Jun. 4 9:30-11:30am

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: ages 55+

Education

Thu. Jun. 4 6:30-7:30pm

Natural Clean with Essential Oils

Tips and recipes for spring and everyday cleaning. Come and learn some natural ways to clean your home. This is a free class and everyone goes home with free sample, magazine and handouts that include several recipes. Bring a friend and get an extra ticket for the door prize. Seats are limited so please register.

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

Cost: Donations are appreciated

Causes

Sat. Jun. 6 9am

Clear Water for Clean Water

Clear Water for Clean Water is A Walk, Run, or Bike Event for the whole family to help provide ceramic water filter for the Makua people of Mozambique Africa. Prayerfully this will lead to creating jobs and giving them a sustainable way to continue to provide these filters. Events Include a 1.5 mile walk, 2 mile walk/run, 4.5 mile run, and 12 mile bicycle ride. 8am on-site registration and check-in begins.

Pine Pavilion, Carson Park Carson Park Dr., Eau Claire

Cost: $10, children ages 5 and under FREE, additional donations welcome

Fitness

Sun. Jun. 7 8am

6th Annual Eau Claire Triathlon

Beginners and veteran triathletes alike have used our Sprint Triathlon as a great way to get their summers started with a bang. Compete individually or as part of a team. The race course includes a swim in Halfmoon Lake, a bike ride through the rolling hills of western Wisconsin countryside, and a run through historic Carson Park.

Half Moon Beach Randall St, Eau Claire

Cost: Individuals: $57-$87 depending on date of registration; Teams of 2-3: $95-$125 depending on date of registration

Music

Sun. Jun. 7 6-8pm

Threshold Singers of Eau Claire Rehearsal

Threshold Singers sing at bedsides of those struggling with issues of life and death. See Thresholdchoir.org for more information. Women singers with treble voices are invited to come rehearse with us. Contact thresholdec@yahoo.com to learn more about the Eau Claire group.

First Baptist Church 416 Niagara St., Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: ages 18+

Fitness

Every Monday from Jun. 8 to Jun. 29, noon-12:50pm;

Zumba Gold

Zumba is the world's most popular Latin inspired dance workout with a variety of Latino rhythms, to an aerobic workout, which is a combination of a dance & exercise class. Learn basic steps & origins of Merengue, Salsa, Bachata, Cumbia, Regaetton and Flamenco. Wear comfortable workout clothes & shoes.

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

Cost: $30, $20 members

Recreation

Every Monday, Wednesday from Jun. 8 to Jul. 1, 5:30-6:30pm;

Cardio Tennis

Come 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 for anyone to use. To register,…

Altoona Tennis Courts 9th St. & Bartlett Ave., Altoona

Cost: $40

Fitness

Every Tuesday from Jun. 9 to Aug. 4;

Coed Kickball

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: $240/team

Age: 18+

Education

Fri. Jun. 12 9am-4pm

An Overview of Key Issues in Geriatric Mental Health

Recognizing and treating the unique symptoms of geriatric mental disorders requires specialized knowledge. By participating in this program you will better understand and be able to collaboratively work with providers to treat the complexities of geriatric mental disorders.

HSHS Sacred Heart Hospital, Community Auditorium 900 W. Clairemont Avenue, Eau Claire

Cost: $150

Fitness

Sat. Jun. 13 8-11am

Thin Mint Sprint

Whether this is your first or fiftieth 5K, you’re going to have a blast at our third annual Thin Mint Sprint. Everyone is welcome to run or walk the Thin Mint Sprint. Sprinters who pre-register by May 29 get an amazing performance t-shirt along with a swag bag packed with awesome items. Our 5K is chip-timed and kids love the 1K Shortbread Shuffle.

Pine Pavilion, Carson Park Carson Park Dr., Eau Claire

Cost: $22-$35

Age: All ages

Education

Every Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday from Jun. 15 to Jun. 26, 9:30-10:30am;

Kids Intro to Martial Arts!

Limited space. Kids Summer Intro Program at One Tree Martial Arts. We will cover the character trait Obedience & learn beginner skills w/ drills, obstacle courses, etc... Parent participants welcome to register w/ your child for a discount. Contact angelica@otma.net or leave a msg at 715-514-0656.

One Tree Martial Arts 1417 S. Hastings Way, Ste. B, Eau Claire

Age: ages 4-10