Events For 08/28/2018

10-11am Tue. Aug. 28

Free Kids Yoga at Carson Park

Can bring a mat or borrow one of ours. Follow the signs – near the playground. ​

Carson Park 100 Carson Park Dr., Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: Kids all ages

10-11am Tue. Aug. 28

Summer Storytime

Summer storytime and activities for children birth-5 years old. Children must be accompanied by an adult.

Menomonie Public Library 600 Wolske Bay Rd, Menomonie

10am-noon Tue. Aug. 28

Da Vinci's Workshop Art Classes for Young Artists Presents: Yarn Bomb

Learn to wrap, finger knit, crochet, and knot. In this fiber art class you will learn how to make stuff from yarn. Then, we will cover cool objects with our yarn creations. This class is taught by Paula Gorski, local artist/storyteller/teacher and Artswest Best of Show recipient 2018.

Banbury Place Building 13, Room 103 930 Gallowy St., Eau Claire

Cost: $20

Age: Ages 6-12

10:30am-12:30pm Tue. Aug. 28

All Ages Open Lab

Whether you're interested in 3D printing and coding or you'd rather craft, make music, create art or play games, the Dabble Box makerspace has something for you. All ages open labs offer time for self-guided exploration with staff on hand to answer questions. All ages and skill levels are welcome.

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

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

11am-1pm Tue. Aug. 28

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

noon-7pm Tue. Aug. 28

Grandparent's Day

Every Tuesday, grandparents free with child admission, $4.25 or Season Pass.

Fairfax Pool 4200 Fairfax St., Eau Claire

Cost: Grandparents free with child admission, $4.25 or Season Pass

Age: All Ages

noon-5pm Tue. Aug. 28

Government Center Farm Stand

The Eau Claire City County Health Department is opening up a new location for local farmers to sell their produce. Come and support your community's farmers and grab some wonderful fruits, vegetables, herbs, and flowers.

Corner of Lake St. & 2nd Avenue, Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

noon-4pm Tue. Aug. 28

Mini Monets Art Lessons

Come in and express your inner artist with our friendly staff who will guide you through the process of creating a finished painting. Mini Monets. Kid friendly instructions. Kids will paint on a 12x12 themed canvas. All supplies included. Beverages and smiles are always free.

Craving Canvas and Ceramic Studio 2807 East Hamilton Avenue, Eau Claire

Cost: $25; Call ahead to reserve your spot. Advance payment not necessary.

Age: Kids Age 6+

1-4pm Tue. Aug. 28

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

1-3pm Tue. Aug. 28


The ARTmobile connects children with the visual arts. Children are invited to work on art projects with staff from the Eau Claire Regional Arts Center ARTmobile.

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

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

3pm-4:30am Tue. Aug. 28

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+

4-7pm Tue. Aug. 28

10th Annual Chippewa Falls Happy Tails Dog Park Dog Swim

This event will benefit volunteer operation and maintenance of the dog park. Dog friendly vendors on site. Proof of current rabies vaccination required. Dog swim suit competition judging at 6pm.

Bernard F. Willi Community Pool Bridgewater Avenue, Chippewa Falls

Cost: $5 per dog per day

Age: All Ages

4pm Tue. Aug. 28

36th Annual WIN Buckshot Run for Special Olympics - Tuesday

This 2 mile run/walk in beautiful Carson Park is ranked one of the top 10 races in Wisconsin. Check in begins at 4pm and the race begins at 6pm with awards following at 7pm.

Carson Park 100 Carson Park Dr., Eau Claire

Cost: $20-$35

Age: All Ages

5:30-6:30pm Tue. Aug. 28

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. Aug. 28

Business Tax Chat

The Business Tax Chat is an opportunity for small business owners, particularly individuals who may be filing for the first time, to bring questions about their specific small business tax concerns.

Western Dairyland 418 Wisconsin St., Eau Claire

Cost: $10

6-8:30pm Tue. Aug. 28

Kids Drop-In Art Discovery Centers

Introductory throwing and hand-building clay class using wheel, slab roller, and extruder. Clay, glazes and firing included. Student choice of projects with instructor guidance.

Meadowsong Studios E15501 County Road D, Fall Creek

Cost: $150

Age: Adults and Kids age 10+

6-7:30pm Tue. Aug. 28

Kid's Back to School Workshop: Design Shoes & Tote Bag Workshop

Provide your own clean, white canvas sneakers. Tote bag & other materials included in the workshop along with a snack and drink. A fun way to inject uniqueness and personality into your back to school wardrobe.

Art on the Ridge 525 Park Ridge Court, Eau Claire

Cost: $20

Age: Ages 8 & up

6:30-7:30pm Tue. Aug. 28

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+

6:30pm Tue. Aug. 28

Tuesday Night Blues Concerts

The Chippewa Valley Blues Society hosts Tuesday evening concerts in Owen Park during the summer months. Features local favorites and a few from further flung locations. There'll be food vendors, great music, and an after party downtown at The Plus until 11pm. August 1st concert will be at Phoenix Park, not Owen Park.

Owen Park 1st Ave. and Water St., Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

6:30pm Tue. Aug. 28

Tuesday Night Blues: Charlie Parr

Fans who have been following Charlie Parr through his previous 13 full-length albums and decades of nonstop touring already know that the Duluth-based songwriter has a way of carving a path straight to the gut.

Owen Park Bandshell 1st Avenue, Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

6:30-8:30pm Tue. Aug. 28

Lazy Monk + Forage: Beer and Bacon Pairing Event

Menu includes bacon and cheddar farmer's market vegetable quiche with greens and bacon shallot vinaigrette, creamy bacon and leak potato soup, beer bbq bacon wrapped pork, bacon roasted brussel sprouts, maple bacon cupcake, and crusty bread with whipped chive butter and smoked tomato and bacon jam.

Lazy Monk Brewing, LLC 97 West Madison Street, Eau Claire

Cost: $30/ticket

Age: 21+

7pm Tue. Aug. 28

Summer Open Mic Series

Free to attend and all ages. The Venue (back room of The Plus) is proud to host a weekly early evening open mic. Come see and meet performers in the Chippewa Valley Sign up for performers begins at 7pm. Show starts at 730pm

The Venue 209 Graham Avenue, Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

7:30-8:30pm Tue. Aug. 28

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+

8-9pm Tue. Aug. 28

Campfire Stories: A Night of Fact, Fiction, and Fire

A night of fact, fiction, and fire where local writers, storytellers, and songwriters will perform intimate taste of the local literary community. These performances take place on The Lakely patio (rain backup inside The Gallery) and are free and open to the public.

The Lakely 516 Galloway Street, Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

8:30pm Tue. Aug. 28

After Hours Blues Jam

Tuesday night is Blues Nights in the Chippewa Valley. Every Tuesday, a different host musician will entertain you, followed by an open jam. Come enjoy the fun or bring your instrument and join in.

The Plus 208 S. Barstow St, Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

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