Events For 02/11/2018

Sun. Feb. 11

February Fitness Frenzy

Launched by Second Opinion magazine, this two week event features 96 free fitness classes at area gyms, health clubs, yoga studios, and more. Connect with an instructor to change your life and lifestyle, and make a healthier 2018.

Area gyms, health clubs, yoga studios, and more

Cost: FREE

Sun. Feb. 11

Bread and Roses

Inspired by Rose Schneiderman who said, “The worker must have bread, but she must have roses, too." encouraging everyone to think beyond just survival and to believe we should have art too. Enjoy illustrations by fashion designers like Betsy Johnson, Yves Saint Laurent, Ricardo Tisci, Karl Lagerfeld and more.

Galaudet Gallery LLC 618 South Farwell, Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

9-10:30am Sun. Feb. 11

Calligraphy Workshop - Valentine's Edition

A calligraphy workshop with a twist - you can make & take your own Valentine's. We’ll be stocked with glitter, red paint, lace & all the essentials to make the perfect Valentine. Snack on candy hearts, fruit & other yummies. Meet new friends & get lost in 90s love jams.

Red's Mercantile 224 N Dewey St., Eau Claire

Cost: $35

Age: All Ages

9am-4pm Sun. Feb. 11

Abstract Wall Art Glass Class

A one-hour abstract wall art class. You will be provided with a white sheet of glass and you will decorate it however you would like using the colorful glass accents provided. Fused projects available for pick up starting Feb. 16th.

The Glass Orchard 130 Deerfield Road, Eau Claire

Cost: Class Fee: $75/parent and child, two children or couple and $35/additional child.

Age: 5+

10-10:50am Sun. Feb. 11

Little Language Lab

Is your toddler ready to get talking? This newest class aimed at exposing children to a language rich environment, where they will listen to stories, sing songs, learn finger-plays, move/dance, and do age-appropriate crafts and sensory activities.

Lily Pad Lab 1620 Ohm Ave (In the EC Music School), Eau Claire

Cost: $50/each, drop-ins welcome but please call ahead

Age: Ages 1-2

10-11am Sun. Feb. 11

“Gather The Spirit” Rev. Julianne Lepp and Tim Hirsch

The UUC is growing and you can feel the energy and buzz as the word about UUC spreads. The building is alive with music, diverse groups, and congregational events. Spectacular things lie ahead if we provide the time, talent, and financial support to continue make it possible.

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

10am-1pm Sun. Feb. 11

Weekend Brunch With Musical Guest 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. Stop in for midwestern brunch classics as well as original and classic morning drinks.

The Oxbow Hotel 516 Galloway St., Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

noon-8pm Sun. Feb. 11

Choix Roses: les Deux

Discover floral wonders both romantic and gothic in beautiful artwork of bouquets, botanicals, roses and rose inspired art that spans the Age of Enlightenment to today. Experience authentic art that questions beauty and values, or just enjoy four spacious rooms of flowers.

Galaudet Gallery LLC 618 South Farwell, Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

noon-3:30pm Sun. Feb. 11

The Paint Shack

A talented social artist will walk you through step by step how to recreate the featured painting. Paint on canvas, wood, bags, glasses, and more.

The Paint Shack 2524 Golf Road Suite 2c, Eau Claire

Cost: Ranges from $10-40 depending on the class

Age: All Ages

1pm Sun. Feb. 11

Sierra Club outing: Snowshoe/Hike in Lake Menomin Park

Join the Chippewa Valley Sierra Club for a group snowshoe or hike in beautiful Lake Menomin Park, followed by wood-fired pizza and beer at Lucette Brewing Co. (Please bring your own snowshoes and equipment.) Contact Lisa Ludwig for meeting information or if you have questions.

Lake Menomin Park Domain Dr., Menomonie

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

1-2pm Sun. Feb. 11

Reiki Training + Info Session

Meet your trainers and get more information about this unique training that not only guides you to step into the role of energy worker and healer, but also helps you grow and become a better person along the way.

The Healing Room 1025 Starr Avenue, Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

1:30pm Sun. Feb. 11

CVTG Presents: The Comedy "Out of Order"

The 1991 Olivier Award Winner for Best Comedy of the Year. Richard Willey, a junior government official, plans to spend the evening at the Westminster Hotel with one of the opposition's secretaries. Things go disastrously and hilariously wrong staring the discovery of a body trapped in the window of his hotel suite.

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

Cost: $10-22

1:30-3:30pm Sun. Feb. 11

Snowshoe Hikes

Explore the trails up at Camp Manitou, traveling by snowshoes through the winter snow. Head through the backwoods to a beautiful and secluded part of camp. Warm up by a campfire before returning back to camp. Snowshoes are provided but you are welcome to bring your own.

Camp Manitou 27960 137th Street, New Auburn

Cost: Member FREE, Community $5, Family $10

Age: All Ages

1:30-2:30pm Sun. Feb. 11

Asana 101: Chakrasana

What posture lights up all your chakras? Come to this mini-workshop and find out. If you already practice yoga this concentrated practice will help you adapt and rise toward the next level of mastery. If you’re a beginner curious about yoga this is an excellent place to start to lay a stable foundation.

Sky Yoga 415 1/2 S Barstow St., Eau Claire

Cost: $15 or included in membership

Age: 16+

1:30-3pm Sun. Feb. 11

UnBlock Your Flow

Improve your downward facing dog pose or chaturanga? The Sun A Salutation is a foundational flow in most vinyasa practices. Using blocks and props, along with hands on guidance and adjustments. It is great for any yogi, beginner or advanced, that has taken at least 10 flow classes.

The Yoga Room 2839 Mall Dr., Eau Claire

Cost: $10 for members; $20 for non-members

Age: 18+

2-4pm Sun. Feb. 11

John Raymond & Real Feels

Jazz trumpeter and composer John Raymond comes to the historic Mabel Tainter Center for the Arts.

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

Cost: $18 - $20

2-3:30pm Sun. Feb. 11

Hearts in Harmony 9

Features the music of local quartets including CHIPS, ClearWater Connection, After Dark Quartet, and the Northern Lights Chorus with some of the proceeds going to support the Chippewa Valley Free Clinic.

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

Cost: Adults $9, Seniors $8, Youth $4

Age: All Ages

2pm Sun. Feb. 11

Sunday Film at Menomonie Public Library: "American Made"

Following a fatal police raid in 1967, Detroit becomes a virtual war zone in one of the largest and most devastating riots in United States history. The ensuing riots, as the destruction of the city escalates, lead to the federalization of the Michigan National Guard and the involvement of two Airborne Divisions of the United States Army.

Menomonie Public Library 600 Wolske Bay Rd, Menomonie

Cost: Rated R

2pm Sun. Feb. 11

UWEC Film Series: Baby Driver

After being coerced into working for a crime boss, a young getaway driver finds himself taking part in a heist doomed to fail.

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

Cost: $7 individual film series membership; $14 family membership

3-4:30pm Sun. Feb. 11

Yoga 101: Beginners Workshop

Join in on this beginner focused workshop great if you are just beginning your yoga journey or want to return to the basic foundations to deepen your understanding of yoga principles. Bring a pen and some paper. Your instructor welcomes you to bring your own snack.

Sky Yoga 415 1/2 S Barstow St., Eau Claire

Cost: $20

Age: 16+

4-7pm Sun. Feb. 11

5th Annual Taste of Kerala, India

Social Hour at 4pm, Dinner at 5pm. Authentic Indian Cuisine including: Chicken Biryani, Fish Curry, Achingya Thoren (green beans), Carrot Mezhukuperatti, Tapioca (seasoned root vegetable), Raita (yogurt sauce), Naan (Indian flatbread), and for dessert, Semiya Payasam (noodle pudding).

Sacred Heart-St Patrick Parish Center 322 Fulton St, Eau Claire

Cost: $20 Per Person/$75 Max Per Family (RSVP by 2/2)

Age: All Ages

4:30-5:30pm Sun. Feb. 11

Zumba with Z.Vida Fitness

Z.Vida Fitness has been bringing their passion and flair for Zumba to the Chippewa Valley for over 5 years now. Participants are eager to admit it's like dancing with family.

The Center 3701 E. Clairemont Ave., Eau Claire

Cost: $6/drop in; $40 unlimited monthly; $25 5-class punch card

5-6:30pm Sun. Feb. 11

50 Shades of Yoga

Blindfolded yoga actually has very practical application in yoga. When our sights are removed, there’s no other choice but to turn inward which results heightened awareness in our other senses. Includes Yoga Strap practice and concludes with a tasty meditation.

Sky Yoga 415 1/2 S Barstow St., Eau Claire

Cost: $20

Age: 18+

5:30-9:30pm Sun. Feb. 11

Water Safety Instructor Training

Water Safety Instructor (WSI class) is an American Red Cross training that teaches participants how to lead swimming lessons. This class includes classroom and water-based instruction on how to teach swimming techniques and water safety.

Eau Claire YMCA 700 Graham Ave., Eau Claire

Cost: Member $225, Community $275

Age: 16+

6-9pm Sun. Feb. 11

Bluegrass/Old Time String Band Jam Session

This month's host band will be the River City Ramblers. Everyone is welcome. All bluegrass and old-time musicians invited to perform. Bring your own guitar.

Dean & Sue’s Bar & Grill 2002 Midway Rd., Menomonie

Cost: FREE

Age: 21+

6:30-7:30pm Sun. Feb. 11

Youth High Adventure Open House

A new Co-Ed program for all youth 13 years and older is starting up here in the Chippewa Valley. This program will focus on outdoor leadership and High Adventure programs focusing on great activities and programming.

Lutheran Church of the Good Shepherd 1120 Cedar St., Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: 13 years and up

8-10pm Sun. Feb. 11

Gallery Friday (Sunday Edition): Humbird + Aurora Birch

Combining a wintry longing with the warmth of a familiar folktale, Humbird stretches between experimental folk and environmental Americana to embrace the unexpected. This music invites a refreshing dissonance into the house, it leaves breadcrumbs along the path and reflects light back at the stars.

The Oxbow Hotel 516 Galloway St., Eau Claire

Cost: $8

8:45-10:15pm Sun. Feb. 11

Adult Open Broomball

A drop-in coed program for the adult player (18+). Players divide into teams for pick-up broomball game. Players must have their own helmet. Appropriate footwear to be worn on the ice. Broomball sticks and balls provided.

Hobbs Ice Arena 915 Menomonie St., Eau Claire

Cost: $6 Per Person or City Pass (2 Punches)

Age: Adults 18+

8:45-10:15pm Sun. Feb. 11

Adult Open Hockey

A drop-in coed program for the adult hockey player (18+). Skaters divide into teams for pick-up games. Players must have full equipment. Goalies skate for free. Sunday and Wednesday nights; October 11 - March 28. 8:45pm-10:15pm. No play on 11/22, 12/24, and 12/31. Hobbs Ice Arena.

Hobbs Ice Arena 915 Menomonie St., Eau Claire

Cost: $6 per person, or City Pass (2 punches)

Age: Adults 18+

Ongoing Events For 02/11/2018

karaoke/DJ, galleries, classes, etc