Events For 05/15/2018

Tue. May. 15

Creative Economy Week

Attend throughout the week celebrating and furthering Eau Claire's creative economy. Presented in partnership with Arts Wisconsin, Creative Economy Week is your chance to support and contribute to our local creative economy. Events will be presented in partnership with the cities of Eau Claire and Altoona, as well as other local partners.

Downtown Eau Claire, Eau Claire

Age: All Ages

8am-4:30pm Tue. May. 15

2018 Spring Lean Certificate Series

The Lean Certification series comprises a series of workshops that include live simulations with a mentored implementation project at your company. This powerhouse combination provides swift and targeted technical competencies custom-fit to your unique needs.

Chippewa Valley Technical College 403 Technology Drive East, Menomonie

Cost: See Website for cost info

Age: 21+

8am-7pm Tue. May. 15

Veterans & Home Front Heroes Appreciation Week

This Living Heritage Legacy Tour will cherish past Heritage & future Legacy – at 50 plus locations. Another 27 moving Salutes will be performed on the route.“What really happened behind the scenes and beneath the radar screen”, will be shared by former State Senator, Dave Zien and other invited VIP’s.

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

8:30am-3:30pm Tue. May. 15

Microsoft Excel Intermediate

Learn valuable tips and tricks to improve efficiency and accuracy of your spreadsheets. You will be proficient in quickly building formulas and automating procedures. Intermediate knowledge of Excel is encouraged for this course.

CVTC Applied Technology Center 2322 Alpine Road, Eau Claire

Cost: $124/per person

Age: Adults

10am-noon Tue. May. 15

Tech Tuesdays - Open Lab

CMEC is opening up a digital playground for you every week. Create and play with coding kits, 3D printers, robots, Augmented Reality Sandbox and more. The experience is limited only by your imagination. Feel free to drop in anytime during the two-hour window.

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

Cost: Free with Museum membership or admission

Age: All Ages

11am-1pm Tue. May. 15

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

11am-1pm Tue. May. 15

Summer Lunch Break Open Skate

Cool off this summer at Hobbs Ice Arena's Summer Lunch Break Open Skate.

Hobbs Ice Arena 915 Menomonie St., Eau Claire

Cost: $4 or City Pass (1 Punch). Fee includes skate rental

Age: All Ages

12:30-4pm Tue. May. 15

Dying, Death and Grief Phenomena

Healthcare professionals and family members often report witnessing unusual or unexpected responses when a person is nearing death. Explore subjects like terminal lucidity, near-death experiences, and other end-of-life phenomena from the perspective of clinicians and hear solutions on how to handle such situations.

Mayo Clinic Health System- Luther Campus 1221 Whipple Street, Eau Claire

Cost: $59

3pm-4:30am Tue. May. 15

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.

Dancers Studio 800 Wisconsin St. (Banbury Place, Building 13 - Room 122), Eau Claire

Cost: $40 per month

Age: 18+

4-6pm Tue. May. 15

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

5-8pm Tue. May. 15

Artist Reception: Terry Meyer

Local artist Terry Meyer is the man behind the paintbrush, responsible for the new pieces hanging at the Oxbow Hotel. Join Terry and other fine-art fans for this reception with light appetizers and lively discussions about Terry's work and artistic influences.

The Oxbow Hotel 516 Galloway St., Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

5-7pm Tue. May. 15

All About AIS

Many non-native species such as zebra mussels and Eurasian water milfoil have found their way into Wisconsin’s waters, causing severe damage to local ecosystems, industry and tourism. Learn to identify these species and how to get involved in preventing, containing, and controlling them in our local waters.

Citizen Science Center - Beaver Creek Reserve S1 Hwy K, Fall Creek

Cost: Friends Free and Nonmembers $3

5-8pm Tue. May. 15

Macarons & Spring

Those lovely little pillows of flavor have captured the imagination of people everywhere, and Séverine is offering another class on how to make them. The class is mostly a demonstration but help is appreciated and encouraged. Cost includes recipe and tasting.

Forage 930 Galloway St., Building 13, Suite 212, Eau Claire

Cost: $60

5:30-6:30pm Tue. May. 15

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

5:30-7:30pm Tue. May. 15

Spring Evening Bird Hikes

Join a Reserve Naturalist for an after-dinner walk to see who you can find on the trails. All levels of bird enthusiasts are welcome. These hikes are designed for adults to upper elementary-aged children. Please note that these are two separate hikes; you may attend either one or both, but if attending both, you must register for both.

Beaver Creek Reserve S1 County Road K, Fall Creek

Cost: Friends $3 (per hike) Nonmembers $5 (per hike)

Age: adults to upper elementary

6-10pm Tue. May. 15

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 Tue. May. 15

Panels and Frames

A monthly anime and manga book club-style discussion. Anime: Bakuon (full 12-episode series) and Blend-S (full 12-episode series). Manga: Girl from the Other Side (Vol. 2) and She and Her Cat (single volume).

Books a Million 4030 Commonwealth Ave., Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: 18+

6:30-7:30pm Tue. May. 15

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+

6:40-7:40pm Tue. May. 15

Zumba with PS-Get Fit

Zumba fitness with PS-Get Fit, LLC. No experience needed and we can modify for all fitness levels and abilities. Join a great group of women who support one another, have fun, and sweat to burn a lot of calories.

Pinehurst Fitness 3027 N Hastings Way, Eau Claire

Cost: 3 classes for $5; $5 drop-in and punch cards available

Age: All Ages

7pm Tue. May. 15

Education and the Creative Mind

Learn how local educations use creativity and foster creativity in the classroom. You will hear from a panel of educators who will be sharing all things creativity. Be prepared to have the way you see education change and how creativity functions in every day life experiences.

The Volume One Gallery (Inside The Local Store) 205 N. Dewey St., Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

7pm Tue. May. 15

Blugold Originals

The Innocent Men have created the all-original music showcase of the year, presenting music composed by its members for the very first time, and featuring incredible Blugold singer-songwriters including the sister trio LASKA, and more, to share their original music right on campus.

Ojibwe Ballroom, Davies Center, UW-Eau Claire Davies Center, 105 Garfield Ave, Eau Claire

Cost: $10

7:30-8:30pm Tue. May. 15

Candlelight Yoga

Candlelight Yoga is a slow paced, meditative, relaxation class. Great for beginners and all levels.

Dragonfly Dance & Wellness 308 N Barstow Street, Eau Claire

Cost: $10 Drop-in

Age: 12+

9pm Tue. May. 15

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)

Ongoing Events For 05/15/2018

karaoke/DJ, galleries, classes, etc

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