Events For 02/20/2018

Tue. Feb. 20

Eau Claire County Local Elections

For general information about voting, current office holders, election history, polling hours, local polling place, and more, you can check out myvote.wi.gov. Spring Primary is Feb. 20, Spring Election is Apr. 3, Partisan Primary is Aug. 14, Fall & Gubernatorial election is Nov. 6.

Your Local Polling Place, Eau Claire

Tue. Feb. 20

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

8:30am-3:30pm Tue. Feb. 20

Excel Basic

This hands-on, instructor led seminar is easy to follow and gives you the most information possible to help you become a savvy beginner. Learn how to build a worksheet from the ground up, understand basic formulas and functions to let you calculate averages & percentages, and produce attractive, readable charts.

Durand Middle/Senior High School 604 7th Avenue East, Durand

Cost: $124

Age: Adults

9:30-11:30am Tue. Feb. 20

Play & Learn

You and your child will enjoy free play, songs, dancing, stories, crafts & snacks. Here you will find playing & learning go hand in hand. Come & experience learning through the eyes of your child.

River Source Family Center 403 High Street, Chippewa Falls

Cost: FREE

Age: Birth to age 5

10-10:30am Tue. Feb. 20

Menomonie Public Library: Learning Together

Storytime for children birth and older. Children attend with a parent or caregiver. No registration required.

Menomonie Public Library 600 Wolske Bay Rd, Menomonie

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

10-10:30am Tue. Feb. 20

Super Space Quest (Planetarium Show)

Visitors will lie down under the stars and travel through all of the planets in our galaxy. Shows start promptly at listed times, with room for only 25 guests. Sign-up sheets will be posted outside Failsafe 30 minutes prior to the start of the show.

Children's Museum of Eau Claire 220 S. Barstow St., Eau Claire

Cost: Free with Museum membership or admission

Age: All Ages

10am-2pm Tue. Feb. 20

Houseplant Air Purifier Container Class

Create your own unique mixed container of houseplants, succulents, moss and rocks. They help purify air, can reduce stress, they are pretty house decors, help you sleep better, help fight colds and, improve well-being.

Green Oasis Gardens 1403 122nd Street, Chippewa Falls

Cost: $25

Age: All Ages

10:15am Tue. Feb. 20

L.E. Phillips Library: Toddler Tales Storytime

For two- and three-year-olds and a parent or caregiver. Features stories, songs, and activities.

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

Cost: FREE

Age: 2 & 3 year olds

10:30-10:50am Tue. Feb. 20

Altoona Public Library: Toddler Tales

A 20-minute program of fast-paced stories and songs. For parents and their toddlers ages 18 months - 2 years. Registration required.

Altoona Public Library 1303 Lynn Ave., Altoona

Cost: FREE

Age: Parents and their Toddlers

10:30am-10:50pm Tue. Feb. 20

Little Learners Storytime

This 15-20 minute program is for children birth to three and their family or caregivers. Short concept rich books, singing, finger plays, puppets and nursery rhyme repetition are used to help foster healthy brain development, enhance early language skills and nurture a love of reading.

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

Cost: FREE

Age: Birth -3 and caregivers

10:30-11am Tue. Feb. 20

Super Space Quest (Planetarium Show)

Visitors will lie down under the stars and travel through all of the planets in our galaxy. Shows start promptly at listed times, with room for only 25 guests. Sign-up sheets will be posted outside Failsafe 30 minutes prior to the start of the show.

Children's Museum of Eau Claire 220 S. Barstow St., Eau Claire

Cost: Free with Museum membership or admission

Age: All Ages

10:45-11:15am Tue. Feb. 20

Menomonie Public Library: On My Own

For children 3-5 years old. Children attend by themselves. No registration required.

Menomonie Public Library 600 Wolske Bay Rd, Menomonie

Cost: FREE

Age: Children Age 3-5

11-11:30am Tue. Feb. 20

Growing Readers Storytime

For preschool children ages 3-6, this 30 minute storytime features books, songs, movement, and interactive learning activities that build pre-reading skills in your child, followed by an open activity/play period. Children may attend independently or with their caregivers, but parents are asked to remain in the children's area in case they are needed.

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

Cost: FREE

Age: Ages 3-6

11am-noon Tue. Feb. 20

The Young & the Restless

Do your little ones have cabin fever? Our Young and the Restless open indoor play time is an opportunity for kids to be active, develop motor skills, and make new friends. A variety of large motor equipment will be available.

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

Cost: FREE

Age: 0-5 & caregivers

11am-1pm Tue. Feb. 20

All Ages Open Lab

Explore the library's newest DIY, hands-on space. Whether you're interested in 3D printing and coding or you'd rather color, paint or knit, the Dabble Box has something for you.

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

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

11:30am-12:30pm Tue. Feb. 20

Adaptive Yoga for Brain Injury, Paralysis, Movement Disability

Movement to experience the whole body, engage with life and feel better. Wheelchairs welcome. Contact Kathy at causesofhappiness@gmail.com prior to attending.

The Yoga Center of Eau Claire 2524 Golf Road Suite 2F, Eau Claire

Cost: $10

Age: All

11:30am-noon Tue. Feb. 20

Super Small Science: Mystery Sand

Introduce your preschool scientist to exciting hands-on and age-appropriate experiments. This week's activity is mystery sand.

Children's Museum of Eau Claire 220 S. Barstow St., Eau Claire

Cost: Free with Museum membership or admission

Age: All Ages

12:30-4pm Tue. Feb. 20

Live Webinar: Current Issues in Pain Management and End of Life Care

Use the case study approach to address pain management at the end-of-life, including issues surrounding the use of opioids, communication with patients and families, regulations, policy implications and drug monitoring systems. Will be followed by an in-person panel of local professional experts.

Mayo Clinic Health Systems 1221 Whipple St., Eau Claire

Cost: $59

1-3pm Tue. Feb. 20

Dunn Dulcimers

All ages, all skill levels, and all string instruments welcome.

Christ Lutheran Church 1306 Wilcox St., Menomonie

1-2:15pm Tue. Feb. 20

Loving Kindness Yoga for Joints and Spine

Still active but regular yoga not working for you? Joint pain? New joint? Tricky back? Sitting on the floor uncomfortable? Move mindfully and gently in this supported yoga class. Floor work, chairs, adaptations specifically for you.

The Yoga Center of Eau Claire 2524 Golf Road Suite 2F, Eau Claire

Cost: $15 drop-in or discount pass

Age: All

1-2pm Tue. Feb. 20

Hillcrest Run, Hike and Snowshoe Club

Come get some excerise while enjoying a bit of Altoona’s nature. Run, walk or snowshoe on the public trails of the old Hillcrest Country Club depending on what the weather throws. ChiroElite Chiropractic is just right across Hwy 12 with plenty of parking for everyone.

ChiroElite Chiropractic + Rehab 1219 10th St. W, Altoona

Cost: FREE, RSVP by phone or email

Age: All Ages

3pm-4:30am Tue. Feb. 20

Modern Dance Classes

Modern dance classes, based on Martha Graham techniques as modified by Michael Doran. These classes are taught by Barbara Shafer and are adapted for all proficiency levels including beginner dancers.

Banbury Place Dance Studio 930 Galloway Street, Building 13, Rm 122, Eau Claiare

Cost: $40 per month

Age: 18+

4-6pm Tue. Feb. 20

Teen Tinker Lab

Looking for something fun to do after school? Pop down to Teen Tinker Lab at the Dabble Box each Tuesday. The public library’s Dabble Box makerspace has a wide range of tech, crafts, and art supplies sure to brighten up those dreary winter afternoons.

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

Cost: FREE

Age: Grades 6-12

5:30-6:30pm Tue. Feb. 20

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

6-8pm Tue. Feb. 20

Ivory Whiskey Club- Round Table Event

At a Whiskey Roundtable Meeting you will get a chance to learn the history of different Whiskeys, taste test their inventory, and share whiskey stories with people of all ages.

Ivory Piano Bar 2526 Golf Road, Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: 21+

6:15-7pm Tue. Feb. 20

KettleBell AMPD

This is a 45 minute class choreographed to music using a 10lbs kettlebell.

Dragonfly Dance & Wellness 308 N Barstow Street, Eau Claire

Cost: $6

6:30-8:30pm Tue. Feb. 20

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

6:30-7:30pm Tue. Feb. 20

Eau Claire Guitar Club

Looking to improve your playing? Want to learn more about chords, strumming, improvising, and musical styles? Join instructor Tim Litscher (Evergreen Grass Band) for the Eau Claire Guitar Club. Bring your favorite songs to share (rock, country, folk, etc.) and learn new songs from others, too.

Eau Claire Music School 1620 Ohm Avenue, Eau Claire

Cost: $5

Age: 12+

7-9pm Tue. Feb. 20

Chippewa Valley Community Chorus - Spring Concert Rehearsals

The Chippewa Valley Community Chorus, under the direction of Cathy Reitz, will rehearse on Tuesdays. The concert dates are Saturday March 10 at 7pm and Sunday March 11 at 2pm. Join if you enjoy singing with a choir and performing (no memorization required).

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

Cost: $25 Membership Fee

7pm Tue. Feb. 20

Karaoke at the Stones Throw

Belt it out at karaoke night at the Stones Throw.

Stones Throw 304 Eau Claire St., Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: 21+

7-8:30pm Tue. Feb. 20

Wandering Spirits Cocktail Series: “Absinthe-Minded”

Lakely Manager Jorja Vradenburg and Head Bartender Logan Slaght will be giving a detailed presentation on one of more storied and mysterious spirits out there: Absinthe. Participants will have a chance to taste a variety of modern versions of absinthe from around the globe as well as sample cocktails in which it is employed.

The Lakely 516 Galloway Street, Eau Claire

Cost: $20

Age: 21+

7:30-10pm Tue. Feb. 20

Joshua Allen at Caffe Tempo

Joshua Allen makes a second appearance at Caffe Tempo bringing it country and guitar singer/songwriter style. Plenty of originals and some well-chosen covers to boot.

Caffe Tempo 315 E Madison St., Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

9pm Tue. Feb. 20

Open Mic at The Plus

Every Tuesday night at The Plus, open mic features tons of original music, full bands, acoustic performers, hip-hop, DJs, touring artists, and more before music gives way to standup comedy at 11pm, the truest way attendees can see the Eau Claire standup comedy scene blossom before their eyes.

The Plus 208 S. Barstow St, Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages (18+ Recommended)

10pm Tue. Feb. 20

Live at the Mousetrap: Carrie Nation & The Speakeasy

Carrie Nation & The Speakeasy's sound has been described as a stage coach in overdrive, has brought their eclectic blend of punk, bluegrass, and dixieland to packed bars, basements, and festivals across the US since their inception in the spring of 2007. Doors @ 8

The Mousetrap 311 S. Barstow St., Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: 21+

Ongoing Events For 02/20/2018

karaoke/DJ, galleries, classes, etc

Events with Tickets

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