Events For 12/9/2018

Sun. Dec. 9

UW-Stout Faculty Exhibition

Art in a variety of styles and disciplines, including paintings and film, will be on display in the north and south galleries through the end of the semester.

Furlong Gallery 178 Micheels Hall, UW-Stout, Menomonie

Cost: FREE

8am Sun. Dec. 9

VFW Breakfast

Breakfast will be served by the Altoona VFW and Auxiliary.

Altoona VFW 1419 Lynn Ave., Altoona

Cost: $8 for adults, $4 for children ages 4-9

Age: All Ages

9am-4pm Sun. Dec. 9

Snacktime Sundays

Enjoy complimentary hot cider and cocoa and cookies all afternoon.

The Local Store at the Volume One World Headquarters 205 N. Dewey St., Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: All ages

9:30am-1:30pm Sun. Dec. 9

Breakfast with Santa

Apancake breakfast and meet and greet with Santa included with the price of tickets. A silent auction, a "gift walk," 50/50 raffle, and much more.

Wild Ridge Golf Course 3647 Kane Rd., Eau Claire

Cost: $10 for kids, $13 for adults

Age: All Ages

10am-1pm Sun. Dec. 9

Weekend Brunch: Nick Seeger

Seeger, a staple in the Eau Claire bluegrass scene, will play a mix of fiddle tunes, celtic, and some originals with fiddle and square neck guitar.

The Oxbow Hotel 516 Galloway St., Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

10am Sun. Dec. 9

The Annual Simply Dunn Holiday Sale

Refreshments, community, and shopping in the historic Downsville schoolhouse gallery. New items from local artists including calendars and cards, knitted wool socks, breadboards, wooden toys, and fun items from Guatemala.

Simply Dunn E4606 County Rd. C, Downsville

Cost: FREE

10am-7pm Sun. Dec. 9

Wreath Making and Pour Painted Ornament Workshop

Making Wreaths, Porch Pots and Pour Painted Ornament Workshops. You can learn how to make your very own Wreath and/or Porch Pot and Make some unique one of a kind Christmas Ornaments while having some Fresh Battered Cheese Curds, Hot Cocoa and other goodies and treats.

Anderson's Auto Sales 615 W Park Ave, Chippewa Falls

Cost: $25

Age: All Ages

10-11am Sun. Dec. 9

Sunday Service: “Unplugging the Christmas Machine” Rev. Julianne Lepp

The holiday season is festive, but also fraught with stress. Drawing from the book by Jo Robinson “Unplugging the Christmas Machine”, explore how to put love and joy back into a season that is on the go much of the time.

Unitarian Universalist Congregation 421 S. Farwell St., Eau Claire

10-10:45am Sun. Dec. 9

Little Yogi & Me

Moms & Dads, bring your little ones and have some fun. Little Yogi & Me classes make for a fun family outing that incorporates fitness, movement, and education for everyone. This class is not heated and is intended for children ages 3-6.

Latitude 44 Yoga Studio 313 E. Madison St., Eau Claire

Cost: $10 for adults (included for members); $5 for children

Age: Children ages 3-6

11am-3pm Sun. Dec. 9

Lunch With Santa: A Family Event

Eat, drink & visit with Santa. Meet Santa at the Mill and enjoy a delicious family-friendly holiday inspired buffet. Craft a keepsake ornament to remember the day and bring your camera to take a selfie with Santa himself.

Green Mill Restaurant & Bar 2703 Craig Rd., Eau Claire

Cost: Adults are $11.99; Children 5-12 are $5.99; 4 & Under are FREE

Age: All Ages

11am-2pm Sun. Dec. 9

Holiday Cookie Walk

Come join us for our first annual Holiday Cookie Walk. Load up on amazing homemade creations for only $5 per pound. All proceeds benefit the Legacy Community Center.

Legacy Community Center 26 W. Grand Avenue, Chippewa Falls

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

11:15am-noon Sun. Dec. 9

Tween Yogis

This class is intended to develop the students' practice and build awareness of ones strength both physically and mentally. This is a slow-flowing class incorporating yoga poses and education. Tweens are welcome to join class solo as independence begins to develop.

Latitude 44 Yoga Studio 313 E. Madison St., Eau Claire

Cost: Cost: $10

Age: Ages 7-10

noon-6pm Sun. Dec. 9

Pictures with Santa

Taking photos with Santa is the perfect way to create lasting memories for the holidays. Skip the line and make reservations online, and save $5 on your photo package. Packages are prices $35-45 for professional videos, photos, and digital downloads.

Santa's Workshop at Oakwood Mall 4800 Golf Road, Eau Claire

Cost: Pricing packages online

noon-8pm Sun. Dec. 9

Stars in a New Constellation Art Exhibit

Reaching as far out as we can go, Stars in a New Constellation has on display star inspired art with astronomical art, meditational art, seasonal art, jewelry art--with a good dose of Holiday cheer.

Galaudet Gallery LLC 618 South Farwell, Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

1-3pm Sun. Dec. 9

Learn to Crochet

Learb the basics of crochet. You will learn everything you need to know to get started with this craft. Instructor Alie will teach you the Foundation chain stitch, Single Crochet, Double Crochet, and how to fasten off. All materials included. Pre-registration is required.

Blue Boxer Arts 416 S Barstow Street, Eau Claire

Cost: $20

Age: Ages 15+

1:30pm Sun. Dec. 9

CVTG Presents: Closed for the Holidays

After a blizzard shuts down the roads on Christmas Eve, a motley group of travelers find themselves stranded at the local community center. But to have a happy holiday, they're going to need a miracle--or seven to be exact. A spirited and heartwarming comedy with a dash of Christmas magic.

The Grand Theatre 102 W. Grand Ave., Eau Claire

Cost: Ticket Price TBA

2pm Sun. Dec. 9

Petanque

Petanque is the new French lawn game in town. Beginners can learn how to play easily.

Wilson Park S Farwell St and Emery St, Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

2pm Sun. Dec. 9

UWEC Films: Ready Player One

When the creator of a virtual reality world called the OASIS dies, he releases a video in which he challenges all OASIS users to find his Easter Egg, which will give the finder his fortune.

Woodland Theater, Davies Center UWEC 105 Garfield Ave, Eau Claire

Cost: $10 Individual Yearly Pass; $20 Family Yearly Pass; $5 Single Film Screening

Age: Rated PG

2pm Sun. Dec. 9

Claymation Classics: Rudolph the Red-Nosed Reindeer

Bring your family to enjoy these holiday claymation classics on the big screen in the Volume One Gallery/theater inside The Local Store.

The Volume One Gallery Located inside the Local Store at the Volume One World Headquarters, 205 N. Dewey St., Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: All ages

2pm Sun. Dec. 9

44th Annual UW-Eau Claire Holiday Concert

You are cordially invited to enjoy a festive holiday tradition as the UW-Eau Claire Foundation welcomes the community to the university’s annual Holiday Concert. For decades, UWEC has taken this time to showcase the students’ extraordinary musical talents and to spread holiday joy.

Pablo Center at the Confluence 120 Graham Avenue, Eau Claire

Cost: $10 per ticket (+ taxes and fees)

2-3:15pm Sun. Dec. 9

Schola Cantorum of Eau Claire "Mystery and Mirth: A Spanish Christmas"

A vocal chamber ensemble dedicated to performing the music of the Medieval, Renaissance, and Baroque periods in the Chippewa Valley. This concert features music from renaissance Spain that celebrates the mystery of the Virgin birth, and the human aspects of the Christmas story.

St. Olaf Church 3220 Monroe St., Eau Claire

Cost: Free, donation accepted

Age: All Ages

3-5pm Sun. Dec. 9

DJ Trivia

Come for DJ Trivia. Win Rumor Mill Gift Cards.

The Rumor Mill Pub & Eatery 465 Chippewa Mall Dr., Chippewa Falls

Cost: FREE

Age: 21+

4pm Sun. Dec. 9

7th Annual Tuba Christmas

A Christmas music concert and singalong to the tune of tuba. Hosted by the Ludington Guard Band. Anyone who plays the tuba, sousaphone, euphonium, or baritone is welcome to participate. Performers should bring festive attire and a music stand, and arrive at 1:30pm.

St. Joseph's Catholic Church 417 W Street, Menomonie

Cost: FREE ($10 for performers)

6-8pm Sun. Dec. 9

Adult Open Basketball and Volleyball

Eau Claire Parks and Recreation hosts adult open basketball and volleyball.

Northstar Middle School 2711 Abbe Hill Dr., Eau Claire

Cost: $4 or City Pass

Age: Ages 18+

6pm Sun. Dec. 9

44th Annual UW-Eau Claire Holiday Concert

You are cordially invited to enjoy a festive holiday tradition as the UW-Eau Claire Foundation welcomes the community to the university’s annual Holiday Concert. For decades, UWEC has taken this time to showcase the students’ extraordinary musical talents and to spread holiday joy.

Pablo Center at the Confluence 120 Graham Avenue, Eau Claire

Cost: $10 per ticket (+ taxes and fees)

6:45-8:30pm Sun. Dec. 9

Compassionate Friends World Wide Candlelighting

A candlelighting that honors the memory of children, grandchildren and siblings who have died too soon. Candles are provided. Harp music by local musician, Bethany Shuda. Refreshments will follow. More info on their website.

Immanuel Lutheran Church 3214 Golf Rd, Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

7-9pm Sun. Dec. 9

CollECtive Choir Presents: 'Where is the Love?'

EC's own Gospel and Hip Hop group come alongside Minneapolis rapper TRU SERVA and regional worship band 513FREE to present a harmonious and rhythmic Christmas discourse on Emmanuel. A 35 voice gospel choir and a 5 piece band featuring fun-tastic EC and Twin Cities musicians.

The Plus 208 S. Barstow St, Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

10pm Sun. Dec. 9

Mousetrap Open Mic

Downtown Eau Claire's Sunday night entertainment hosted by Peter Diedrick. Drums and amps available. Start at 10pm or after the Packer game. Check Facebook for more information.

The Mousetrap 311 S. Barstow St., Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: 21+

Ongoing Events For 12/9/2018

karaoke/DJ, galleries, classes, etc

Adult Open Hockey

Every Wednesday until Mar. 27 2019, 8:45-10:15pm; Every Sunday until Mar. 31 2019, 8:45-10:15pm;

Adult Open Broomball

Every Sunday until Mar. 31 2019, 8:45-10:15pm; Every Wednesday until Apr. 24 2019, 8:45-10:15pm;

Zumba with Z.Vida Fitness

Every Tuesday, Thursday until May. 27 2019, 5:30-6:30pm; Every Sunday until May. 26 2019, 4:30-5:30pm;

Events with Tickets