Events For 04/11/2018

8am-12:30pm Wed. Apr. 11

Bird Banding 101

This two day workshop is for those with little or no bird banding experience. Participants will learn how to safely capture and release birds; techniques to hold, band, and take measurements on birds; about Beaver Creek’s Avian Monitoring Program; benefits of bird banding, bird identification, and banding safety.

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

Cost: Friends and Nonmembers $50 per person; register by 4/5

10-11am Wed. Apr. 11

Dance as Exercise

Use techniques developed by Martha Graham, to stretch and strengthen all muscle groups, and to renew the spirit. The workout is done almost exclusively on the floor. And, the class is open to beginners and dancers, alike.

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

Cost: $40 per month

Age: Adults

10-11am Wed. Apr. 11

Story Time at Fall Creek

Bring your littles and enjoy exciting stories, songs, activities, and more. Help your child develop a life-long love of reading by showing them just how fun it can be!

Fall Creek Public Library 122 E Lincoln Ave, Fall Creek

Cost: FREE

Age: 0-5 year olds

10:30-11am Wed. Apr. 11

Get Up & Go: Jump Rope Competition

Designed to keep your kiddos moving, these fun and physical games teach teamwork and skills that can carry home to your own living room. This week's activity is a jump rope competition.

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

Cost: Free with Museum membership or admission

Age: All Ages

11:30am-noon Wed. Apr. 11

Super Small Science: Smelly Balloons

Introduce your preschool scientist to exciting hands-on and age-appropriate experiments. This week's activity is experimenting with smelly balloons.

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

Cost: Free with Museum membership or admission

Age: All Ages

noon-12:30pm Wed. Apr. 11

Lunch & Learn: Investing with WESTconsin

Investing can make a big difference in your financial future. Learn tips for first time investing. Boxed lunches available for preorder with registration. Instructor: Bob Dillon.

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

Cost: FREE (Registration required)

Age: All Ages

2:30-3pm Wed. Apr. 11

Pop-Up Play

Museum Playologists could pop up anywhere with a fun new challenge for you and your family to enjoy. Exercise your brains and bodies with a variety of action-packed activities.

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

3-5pm Wed. Apr. 11

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, The Dabble Box 400 Eau Claire St, Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

3-9pm Wed. Apr. 11

National Library Week Button Challenges

Celebrate National Library Week. The amazing button maker will be out in Youth Services, so stop by all week. A new literary challenge will be available each day to prompt your creativity.

LE Phillips Memorial Public Library - Youth Services Program Room 400 Eau Claire St., Eau CLaire

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

4-8pm Wed. Apr. 11

Boutique Night at Green Oasis

Enjoy an evening out with Friends and Family at Green Oasis Gardens. Stop in and enjoy refreshments & snacks and check out the latest Spring Fashion. Deals throughout the night

Green Oasis Gardens 1403 122nd Street, Chippewa Falls

Cost: FREE

Age: Teen & Adult

5:30-9:30pm Wed. Apr. 11

Lifeguard Training

Learn the skills to recognize, prevent, and respond to aquatic emergencies. The course certifications include Lifeguarding/First Aid/CPR/AED for Professional Rescuer (valid 2 years).

Eau Claire YMCA 700 Graham Ave., Eau Claire

Cost: Member $185, Community $225

Age: 16+

6-8pm Wed. Apr. 11

Knit Club

Bring your fiber or beading project, sip Soul Brewed Coffee Roaster's coffee, share tips and tricks, and meet good people.

Blue Boxer Arts 416 S Barstow Street, Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages, under 16 supervised

6-8pm Wed. Apr. 11

Par-te-Rec (Specialized Recreation)

This program is for adults with varying abilities and exceptionalities. Activities include: dancing, table games, bingo, card games, theme events days, and conversation. Registration is recommended. Meets most Wednesday nights. 9/27-4/25. For a schedule of dates and themes, please see the Prime Times catalog online.

Hobbs Ice Arena 915 Menomonie St., Eau Claire

Cost: $3 Per Person (Pre-Registration Recommended)

Age: Adults 18+

6-8:30pm Wed. Apr. 11

Wine & Whimsy

A 2 to 2.5-hour workshop with friends, a canvas and wine. An instructor will guide you through the painting of your very own masterpiece.

Eau Claire Regional Arts Center 316 Eau Claire St., Eau Claire

Cost: $35; supplies, wine and light munchies

6-7:30pm Wed. Apr. 11

One Book, One Community: The Past, Present, and Future of "Fake News"

Since the 2016 presidential election, "fake news" has been in the spotlight. This presentation will describe what is being taught in the college classroom to future reporters, how local news reporters deal with those who decry their profession as fake, historical correlations to what is happening today, and what individuals can do to fight it.

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

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

6pm Wed. Apr. 11

Sam Adams Summer Release Party

The Growler Guys show case two beers new to the Eau Claire area: '76 – a revolutionary new beer that is a combination of both lager and ale yeast strains. NE IPA – medium-bodied, hazy brew featuring a big punch of citrus juiciness.

The Growler Guys 2832 London Road, Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: 21+

6:30-8pm Wed. Apr. 11

AGAPE* Concert at St. John's Lutheran Church Eau Claire

AGAPE* (Dave Scherer’s Christian Hip Hop Group) is coming to St. John's Lutheran Church in Eau Claire. Combining rapping, dancing, storytelling and his fluency in Spanish, AGAPE* connects with his listeners in a way that they really "get it". His energy is contagious.

St. John's Lutheran Church 1804 Highland Avenue, Eau Claire

Cost: Free Will Donation Accepted

Age: All Ages

7pm Wed. Apr. 11

Poker Night at Big T's

4 weeks to qualify then BIG tournament with lots of extra prizes & cash to be won. One free beverage weekly for all players. Test your skills.

Big T's 2007 3rd St, Eau Claire

Cost: $25 buy in; 12 week format

7-9pm Wed. Apr. 11

Adult Open Basketball

Open gym basketball. Wednesday nights at South Middle School. No play 11/22, 12/27, and 3/21. Appropriate gym shoes required.

South Middle School 2115 Mitscher Ave., Eau Claire

Cost: $3 Per Person, or City Pass (1 Punch)

Age: Adults 18+

7-9pm Wed. Apr. 11

Open Gym Pickleball

Join us for open gym Pickleball. Monday and Wednesday nights at DeLong Middle School. No play 11/20, 11/22, 12/25, 12/27, 1/01, 1/22, 2/26, 3/19,and 3/21. Appropriate gym shoes required.

Delong Middle School 2000 Vine St., Eau Claire

Cost: $3 Per Person, or City Pass (1 Punch)

Age: Adults 18+

7:30-8:15pm Wed. Apr. 11

Everything Zen (All Levels Restorative Style Candlelight)

Everything Zen is about incorporating everything you have available to create Zen in our life - yoga poses, bolsters, blankets, essential oils, sounds, breath, hot stones, soothing music, breath work and meditation all in a candlelit setting.

The Yoga Room 2839 Mall Dr., Eau Claire

Cost: $15 drop-in rate

Age: 18+

7:30-9:45pm Wed. Apr. 11

Viennese Waltz Lessons

Viennese Waltz (fast) will be taught in this beginning and intermediate series on Wed nights. All dancers are welcome to attend. There will be a practice dance after the lesson. Casual attire.

Eau Claire Moose Lodge 3606 Curvue Rd, Eau Claire

Cost: $12 per person, $8 Moose members and students

8-9:30pm Wed. Apr. 11

Back To The Future Trilogy Trivia Night At The Plus

You don't need no credit card to ride this train! Great Scott! How much do you know about the Back To The Future Trilogy? Prizes in store for the winners. Don't want to come? Then make like a tree, and get out of here.

The Plus 208 S. Barstow St, Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

8-10pm Wed. Apr. 11

The Big Uncut Flick

The year is 1954. Husband and wife TV stars, Jack Sheldon and Arlene Hughes, host their daytime show, "The Big Uncut Flick," where the 1944 mystery movie "Murder on the Gay White Way" comes to life. Directed by Frank Bartella, this show within a “movie” within a show is a lot of fun and shouldn't be missed!

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

Cost: $25

Age: 14 and up

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