Events For 08/24/2018

9am-4pm Fri. Aug. 24

Watercolor Classes by Jeff Nelson - Advanced

These classes will cover techniques including washes, gradient wash, splash bleed, masking, dry brush, spattering. To register, please contact instructor Jeff Nelson.

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

Cost: For the advanced class, the cost is $75 for two days without supplies, $85 with supplies (18" x 20" size).

Age: Ages Teen and above

9:30-11am Fri. Aug. 24

Adult Stand Up Paddle Board + Yoga

A 90-minute class of paddle skills, yoga and open paddle time. Enjoy Mother Nature paddling to a quiet spot, anchoring, experiencing a unique yoga session with stretch and a variety of yoga poses ending with Savasana. Registration required.

Dells Pond Boat Launch - Mt. Simon Park 1100 Addison St., Eau Claire

Cost: $30

Age: 14+

10:30-11:15am Fri. Aug. 24

Story Time - Meet Joe

Story time guest this week is Joe Luginbill from the Eau Claire School Board.

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

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

10:30-11am Fri. Aug. 24

Get Up & Go: Simon Says

Designed to keep your kiddos moving, these fun and physical games teach teamwork and skills that can carry home to your own backyard.

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

Cost: Free with Museum membership or admission

Age: All Ages

11am-1pm Fri. Aug. 24

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

11:30am-noon Fri. Aug. 24

Super Small Science: Hovercrafts

Introduce your preschool scientist to exciting hands-on and age-appropriate experiments.

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

Cost: Free with Museum memberships or admission

Age: All Ages

1-4pm Fri. Aug. 24

10th Street Recreation Center Open Play

This drop in program has supervised activities for children kindergarten through eighth grade; children are allowed to come and go. While at the Recreation Center they will be encouraged to participate in ongoing activities. Should not be considered an alternative to individual child care.

Altoona City Park Pavillion 10th Street West, Altoona

Cost: $50 for entire summer

Age: Grades K-8

2-6pm Fri. Aug. 24

Oracle Card Reading + Reiki Meditation with Michelle

Are you looking for guidance or insight in a particular area of your life? Michelle offers a unique blend of Oracle cards, reiki meditation, and grounded coaching to help integrate the guidance that comes through the cards. Sessions last 30 minutes.

The Broom & Crow 106 E. Grand Ave., Eau Claire

Cost: $35

3pm-4:30am Fri. Aug. 24

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+

3pm Fri. Aug. 24

Movie Friday for Teens

Every Friday in August come to the library at 3:00 for a free movie. Movie titles are TBA. For those going into grades 6-12.

Altoona Public Library 1303 Lynn Ave., Altoona

Cost: FREE

Age: Grades 6-12

4-8pm Fri. Aug. 24

Together Farms Burger Night

Burger Nights are a unique, casual night at Together Farms. Burgers are made right on the farm using their 100% grass-fed beef. Also serving slaw, fries, beer, wine, and more. Relax by the bonfire, check-out the farm animals, and live music on Friday & Saturdays (schedule online). Bring chairs, blanket, or table in case they run out.

Together Farms W93 Norden Rd, Mondovi

Cost: FREE to attend; Burgers are $11-13

Age: All Ages

4-7pm Fri. Aug. 24

Food Truck Night at Cottage Winery

Enjoy the a unique dining experience in the countryside on our patio. Delicious wines from the tasting room, and local food truck vendors including Captain PJ's bbq, Netty Q's, and Marigold Cafe.

Cottage Winery & Vineyard N7391 County Road F, Menomonie

4-7pm Fri. Aug. 24

St. Raymond Fish Fry

St. Raymond Catholic Church will host a fish fry as part of their fall festival.

St. Raymond's Catholic Church 10455 E. Mallard Road, Fall Creek

4:30-9pm Fri. Aug. 24

Family Fun Friday at the Farm

Open yard for play, bean bag toss, horse shoes, 9 hole Frisbee golf, walking trails along the buffalo river and more. Bring your furry family members too, dogs are welcome here. Kitchen/bar will be open, wood-fired pizza & a great selection of local beer/wine available.

Farm to Fork Retreat at Dancing Yarrow S193 County Road BB, Mondovi

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

5-8pm Fri. Aug. 24

James Ignacio at Together Farms Burger Night

James Ignacio has been playing in the Chippewa Valley for the last 20 years. Has played with The Sidekicks and the Electric Range. At burger nights, burgers are made right on the farm using their 100% grass-fed beef. BYO chairs, tables, and blankets.

Together Farms W93 Norden Rd, Mondovi

Cost: FREE to attend; Burgers are $11-13

Age: All Ages

5:30pm Fri. Aug. 24

Eau Claire Hash House Harriers

A social club that meets every Friday to explore the trails and taverns of Eau Claire. People meet up around 5:30 for drinks. At 6:00 those who want to will take off for a 2-3 mile run at a relaxed pace (always with a beer stop in the…

The Mousetrap 311 S. Barstow St., Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: 21+

6-8pm Fri. Aug. 24

Ordinary Magic Art Classes For Kids of All Ages

Drawing, weaving, crochet, painting, architecture design & Having Fun. Your child will discover, explore, imagine & create works of art.

Ordinary Magic 1812 Brackett Ave. Suite 6, Eau Claire

Cost: $25 per student

Age: K-15

6-8pm Fri. Aug. 24

Wire Wrap Stone Workshop

Learn the basics of wire wrapping from instructor Hilary Ivory. She will show you how to manipulate wire to wrap a natural stone pendant. Hilary is very knowledgeable about the stones that will be offered. She will discuss the names and properties of each stone as well as their healing effects.

Blue Boxer Arts 416 S Barstow Street, Eau Claire

Cost: $40

Age: Ages 18+

6:30-10:30pm Fri. Aug. 24

Cuddle Party

Though touch is natural, the skills that make it welcome and enjoyable have to be learned. Skills of communication, boundaries, asking for what you want and saying ‘Yes’ or ‘No’ with clarity and kindness. CP is led by Sarah Bear, a trained and certified CP Facilitators. She'll guide you into those skills gently and easily, in a fun, safe and lighthearted way.

Contact for Location, Eau Claire

Cost: $20 per person, $30 per couple

Age: 18+

6:30-8pm Fri. Aug. 24

Herbalism 101 Class

Join author, Erin LaFaive, as she guides you through this step-by-step workbook. Learn herbalism fundamentals, study strategies, and goal seeing techniques.

The Broom & Crow 106 E. Grand Ave., Eau Claire

Cost: $15

6:45pm Fri. Aug. 24

Budget Aerial Silks Class

Total beginners welcome. Want an absolutely amazing workout that is so fun and inspiring you forget your'e even working out? In this fast flight classes you learn how to use aerial equipment as a fun fitness tool put your strength to the test as you learn some pretty poses in the silks.

Moonrise Aerials Studio Banbury Place Building 13 (930 Galloway St), Room 122, Eau Claire

Cost: $15

7-10pm Fri. Aug. 24

Tunes at the Tasting Lounge

Every Friday you can enjoy 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+

7pm Fri. Aug. 24

Summer Masquerade

There will be complimentary hors d'oeuvres, a cash bar, music, and a raffle/silent auction benefiting the Dunn County Humane Society.

Tanglewood Greens 2200 Crestwood Dr., Menomonie

Cost: $45 online, $55 at the door

Age: 18+

7pm Fri. Aug. 24

Live Music: Eauxpera

The ensemble will present scenes and arias from operatic favorites such as Puccini's La Bohème and Mozart's Le nozze di Figaro to Broadway favorites Chicago and The Light in the Piazza among others. Don't know Italian? No worries - English translations will be provided.

Acoustic Cafe - Eau Claire 505 S. Barstow St., Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

7-10pm Fri. Aug. 24

Ginstrings Live

With 33 interchangeable strings and vibrant vocal harmonies, Ginstrings is an acoustic progressive string band driven by an indescribable passion for music. Winners of the 2016 NW String Summit Band Competition.

The Potter's Shed 260 Industrial Blvd, Shell Lake

Cost: $5, kids under 14 FREE

Age: All Ages

7-9pm Fri. Aug. 24

Live from the Studio: Basin Street Boys

Join the Basin Street Boys for a special, one-time only live television broadcast performance in the Valley Media Works studio! Doors open at 6:30.

Valley Media Works 800 Wisconsin St, Bldg D2 Suite 405A, Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

7-10pm Fri. Aug. 24

Live Music: Victoria Shoemaker and Peter Phippen

Victoria Shoemaker is a musician who performs free form improvisation flute music on contemporary wooden and bamboo flutes with 2010 Grammy Nominated Peter Phippen on antique and contemporary bamboo and wooden flutes.

The Red Mixer 2526 Golf Road, Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: 21+

8pm Fri. Aug. 24

Ben Shaw CD Release Show

The Eau Claire release of Ben Shaw's new album, Bonita, will happen at The Stones Throw. According to Shaw, Local legend Caleb Bue is flying in from Seattle to open.

Stones Throw 304 Eau Claire St., Eau Claire

Cost: $8 advance $10 door

Age: 21+

8:30pm Fri. Aug. 24

Late Night Jazz: Jeremy Boettcher Trio

Jeremy Boettcher has performed music throughout the world. He has toured extensively in S. Carey, traveling throughout the US, Canada, and Europe. Recently, Jeremy finished a residency for Jazz at Lincoln Center in Doha, Qatar.

The Lakely 516 Galloway Street, Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

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