Events For 07/22/2016

Fri. Jul. 22

The Adventurers - Youth Choir Camp

Join two of Eau Claire’s most experienced music educators, Cathy Reitz and Traci Ohlmann, on a journey of global proportions. Students will improve their singing abilities and their appreciation for music in its many forms as they work together. A concert on the last day of camp will showcase what they have learned and help them share it with friends and family. Go online to reserve places and for full schedule information.

Eau Claire Music School 1620 Ohm Avenue, Eau Claire

Cost: $55

Age: 2nd & 3rd grade; 4th-6th grade

8:30-9:45am Fri. Jul. 22

Integrated Yoga

Any body can benefit from the practices of yoga when presented in a way that is appropriate for the student. Join our class as we integrate knowledge of the body's anatomy, core strength, and yoga poses to experience more ease in the body through fluid movements, strength, breathing and relaxation. Any experience level welcome.

Unity Bank, Community Room 103 E Lincoln Ave, Fall Creek

Cost: $9-12

Age: 16+

9am-noon Fri. Jul. 22

Summer Writing Camp

There are as many ways to tell a story as there are people in this world. Find YOUR creative voice at UW-Eau Claire this summer. You'll choose the track that most interests you: poetry, novels & short stories, creative nonfiction & memoirs, digital composition, or combination of genres.

UW Eau Claire Campus 105 Garfield Ave, Eau Claire

Cost: Fee $169 per student - early bird through June 17 $189 per student - after June 17

Age: Grades 6-10

9am-noon Fri. Jul. 22

Materials Engineering: Nano-Medicine Delivery

Nanotechnology is all about matter on a nanometer scale. Did you know that one nanometer is 100,000 times smaller than a human hair? In this course, learn how nanotechnology is revolutionizing our approach to medicine delivery.

UW-Eau Claire Campus 105 Garfield Ave, Eau Claire

Cost: $169 Early Bird Registration through June 17 $189 Standard Registration after June 17

Age: Grades 6-8

9-10:30am Fri. Jul. 22

Taste the Marieke Gouda Tour Experience

Enjoy a 1.5 hour guided tour of our barn, milking parlor and cheese making process. Sample 3 award winning Marieke Gouda cheeses at the end of the tour. 10% discount on all purchases in our store (excl. café). No appointments necessary. Same tour starts also at 1 pm every day except Sundays

Marieke Gouda and Penterman farm 200 W Liberty Drive, Thorp

Cost: $10/adults; $5/kids 6-12; FREE for kids 5 and under

Age: All Ages

9am-3:30pm Fri. Jul. 22

Stand Up Paddleboard (SUP) Yoga

Intro and kids classes from 9-10am. Intro to adult classes at 11am-12pm. Adult yoga and paddle at 1:30-3pm. Intro kids and family classes from 3:30-4:30pm. Show up to class at least 15 minutes early.

Lake Altoona County Park - Beach Area 604 Beach Rd, Altoona

Cost: $15 for 60 min. Intro Class; $30 for 90 Minute Class

Age: 8 and UP

10-11:15am Fri. Jul. 22

Lap Swim

6 lanes available for the morning group, and 2 lanes for the evening shift.

Fairfax Pool 4200 Fairfax St., Eau Claire

Cost: $4.25 or Fairfax Season Pass

Age: All Ages

10-11am Fri. Jul. 22

Deep Water Aerobics

Call the Parks & Recreation cancellation line at (715) 839-2913 to find out if a particular class has been cancelled to poor weather conditions.

Fairfax Pool 4200 Fairfax St., Eau Claire

Cost: $4.25 or Fairfax Season Pass

Age: All Ages

10am-4pm Fri. Jul. 22

US National Parks Photography Exhibit

Exhibit Photographer Rick Koziel curates a guest exhibit featuring photographs of the United States Wildlife Parks by area photographers.

The Heyde Center for the Arts 3 South High St., Chippewa Falls

Cost: Donations will be accepted

Age: All Ages

10:15-10:45am Fri. Jul. 22

Preschool Storytime

Stories, songs, rhymes and movement activities.

L.E. Phillips Memorial Public Library 400 Eau Claire St, Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: Age 3-6

11am-3pm Fri. Jul. 22

Beaver Creek Reserve's Butterfly House

Come out of your chrysalis and spread your wings. The Butterfly House provides an opportunity to see a variety of native Wisconsin butterflies in their natural environment.

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

Cost: FREE for BCR members, Non-members: Adults $3, Kids (ages 2-15) $1

Age: All Ages

11am-8:30pm Fri. Jul. 22

Bus Trip to Great River Shakespeare Festival

Friends of Will-Eau Claire is sponsored coach bus trip to see the matinee performance of Shakespeare’s comedy, As You Like It, at the Great River Shakespeare Festival in Winona, MN. The trip includes a discounted play ticket, bus fare, an exclusive play preview by a GRSF staff member, box lunch, and an after-play Concert on the Green.

Bus pick-up and drop-off at the parking lot of former K-Mart, Eau Claire

Cost: $65; call to make reservations

11am-1pm Fri. Jul. 22

Brat Fry-Menomonie Market Food Co-op

Stop by the Market Food Co-op for a brat lunch. Locally sourced Deutsch Family Farm Brats, Pretzilla buns, and potato salad or chips.

Menomonie Market Food Co-op 814 Main St. East, Menomonie

Cost: $4

Age: All Ages

noon-8pm Fri. Jul. 22

The New Medicine Art Exhibit

This New Medicine restores vigor and vitality and is one continuous round of pleasure with 40 marvelous artworks from 10 artists. This medicine goes down easy with over 40 artworks from 10 juried artists speaking about healing and rebellion against negative connotations to medicine through sheer beauty and truth.

Galaudet Gallery 618 S. Farwell, Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

1:30pm Fri. Jul. 22

Story Time with Lauri of ECASD & Young Athletes

Special guest is Lauri Malnory. She is with the ECASD in the Special Education and Parent Student Resources. She also runs an amazing program through the Special Olympics called the Young Athletes program for 2-7 year old. She will share classic stories, activities and how to sign up.

That's Adorable, Kids Consignment Boutique 129 N. Barstow Street, Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

2-11pm Fri. Jul. 22

Country Jam 2016

Country Jam USA is the outdoor music festival that you won’t want to miss this summer. It’s a weekend full of friends, fun, and the best live country music. Big stars, big hits, big fun. Thursday performers include Jackson…

Country Jam Grounds, 3443 Crescent Ave., Eau Claire

Cost: $165 three day admission, $115 three day student/military admission, $105 one day general admission, plus reserved seating, VIP experience, ultimate VIP, party pit, and skybox tickets also available

2-4pm Fri. Jul. 22

Friday Crafternoons

Drop in and create something different each week.

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

Cost: FREE

Age: Family

4-7pm Fri. Jul. 22

Lap Swim

6 lanes available for the morning group, and 2 lanes for the evening shift.

Fairfax Pool 4200 Fairfax St., Eau Claire

Cost: $4.25 or Fairfax Season Pass

Age: All Ages

6:30pm Fri. Jul. 22

Paint and Sip @ Cheers Pablo

A social art event where you paint a canvas selected for that class. Classes generally last 2 to 3 hours. Come alone, bring a friend, or fill an entire class with friends. No experience necessary. Selected canvases for each class available online, or choose one from the gallery.

Cheers Pablo 2839 Mall Drive, Suite 3A, Eau Claire

Cost: $35

Age: 21+

7pm Fri. Jul. 22

A Summer Up North: Book Reading with Jerry Poling

Join local author Jerry Poling in The Gallery for a reading from his book, A Summer Up North; Henry Aaron and the Legend of Eau Claire Baseball. In his own words, "Aaron's summer two years before his Major League debut with the Milwaukee Braves symbolizes a magical time, when baseball fans in a small city in northern Wisconsin could live a part of the dream."

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

7pm Fri. Jul. 22

Races at Red Cedar Speedway

The Red Cedar Speedway is a WISSOTA sanctioned track racing seven weekly stock car classes.

Red Cedar Speedway, 620 17th Street Southeast, Menomonie

Cost: $13 adult grandstand $8 students (including college w/student ID) and seniors Kids 12 and under are FREE with paid adult! Pit Passes are $25 with membership, $30 without membership

7-11pm Fri. Jul. 22

Ryan Herman at Moose Family Center

Live music. Moose members and their family and guests welcome.

The Moose Family Center 3606 Curvue Rd., Eau Claire

Cost: $5 cover charge for dancing

Age: All ages

7-10pm Fri. Jul. 22

Tunes at the Tasting Lounge

Every Friday you can enjoy our locally produced wines and spirits while listening to an array of local musicians. Check out Infinity Beverages' Facebook page or website before swinging down for updates and musician details.

Infinity Beverages Winery & Distillery 3460 Mall Drive, Eau Claire

Age: 21+

7-10pm Fri. Jul. 22

Tunes at the Tasting Lounge: Secondhand Hearts

Secondhand Hearts is Marjorie Craemer and Dan Zerr, harmonizing on original compositions as well as tunes from a wide variety of folk, pop, country and Americana artists, featuring guitars, ukulele and harmonica.

Infinity Beverages Winery & Distillery 3460 Mall Drive, Eau Claire

Cost: $5 (includes complimentary glass of wine)

Age: 21+

7-10pm Fri. Jul. 22

Elvessa, D. Janakey, Caitlin McGarvey + Clear Water Comedy

Enjoy a Chippewa Valley performing arts sampler with music from Elvessa, D. Janakey, and Caitlin McGarvey, and stand-up from Clear Water Comedy's Mackenzie Bublitz and Cullen Ryan. Proceeds to benefit the Family Support Center and Embrace's outreach project at the Eaux Claires festival.

The Plus 208 S. Barstow St, Eau Claire

Cost: $5 suggested donation

Age: All Ages (18+ recommended)

7:30pm Fri. Jul. 22

​Heyde Center Presents: Lerner & Loewe’s “GIGI”

GIGI takes place in the city of romance, Paris, around the turn of the twentieth century. The tale is narrated by the distinguished Honoré Lachailles, a confirmed bachelor who has seen much of life in the Parisian aristocracy and is particularly wise in the nature of women, love, and marriage.

The Heyde Center for the Arts 3 South High St., Chippewa Falls

Cost: $14 Adults, $13 Seniors, $7 Youth

7:30pm Fri. Jul. 22

The Monster of Phantom Lake: The Musical

Five teens go camping near Phantom Lake, where a shell-shocked ex-soldier has been transformed into a revolting monster by atomic waste. As the teens go missing, a professor and his beautiful graduate assistant work to stop the creature before it is too late in this campy stage adaptation of a "drive-in theater"-style monster movie. Enjoy a musical score packed with catchy tunes inspired by classic musicals, 1950s rock-n-roll, and vintage science fiction in this world premiere at the Mabel Tainter.

Mabel Tainter Center for the Arts 205 Main St. E, Menomonie

Cost: $20 for Adults/Seniors and $12 for children and students (with valid ID)

Age: All Ages

9pm Fri. Jul. 22

Music/Karaoke at Hallie Bar & Grill

Drink, sing, and be merry. Music, music videos, and karaoke go until close. Happy Hour prices start at midnight. Fun, relaxed atmosphere.

Hallie Bar & Grill 1713 Hwy OO, Chippewa Falls

9:30pm-1:30am Fri. Jul. 22

The Stoves @ The View

The Stoves come home in support of their forthcoming EP, playing high energy rock n roll music inspired by the early years of rock. Originally from Wisconsin, this five piece operates out of Nashville, TN. Their stage show is defined by tight instrumentation, alternating vocals, and high energy.

The View on Lake Wissota 17779 County Hwy X, Chippewa Falls

Cost: FREE

Age: 21+

10pm Fri. Jul. 22

Whale House + The Ultrasounds

Get ready for some psychedelic melodies from Whale House and some sludgey garage pop from The Ultrasounds. Doors @ 8pm.

The Mousetrap 311 S. Barstow St., Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: 21+

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