Events For 02/06/2019

9am Wed. Feb. 6

One Million Cups

An event for local entrepreneurs to meet and present their startups to the thriving peer network of founders in Eau Claire. The coffee is encouraged.

Chippewa Valley Technical College 620 W. Clairemont Avenue, Eau Claire

9am-5pm Wed. Feb. 6

Art at the County Court House

The Eau Claire County Court House features art from various local artists on all the floors including the ground floor.

Eau Claire County Court House 721 Oxford Avenue, Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

9:15-10:15am Wed. Feb. 6

Tiny Scientists- Frozen Lab

A 5 week, parent/child class where you and your little one(s) can explore everything winter has to offer through art, science and literacy. It is never too early to expose your child to science and exploration.

Lily Pad Lab 2524 Golf Road S2D, Eau Claire

Cost: $60

Age: Ages 2-6

10-11am Wed. Feb. 6

Baby & Me

A new group for first time parents and their babies (0-11 months). There will be topics & resources each week as well as time to connect with other parents.

River Source Family Center 403 High Street, Chippewa Falls

Cost: FREE

Age: Ages 0-11 months

10am-5pm Wed. Feb. 6

Art Exhibit, The Art of Play, Ryan Foose, Eliza Wheeler

Ryan Foose and Eliza Wheeler are both UW-Stout School of Art & Design alum. Wheeler, (North space) has written and illustrated several children’s books (Miss Maple’s Seeds). Foose, (south space) is the current Head of Brand Development for minor league baseball.

Furlong Gallery 178 Micheels Hall, UW-Stout, Menomonie

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

10:30-11am Wed. Feb. 6

Preschool Story Time

This morning session of Preschool Story Time is for children ages 3-5 who are able to independently sit for a 30 minute session. Please register for story time at the library.

Altoona Public Library 1303 Lynn Ave., Altoona

Cost: FREE

Age: Ages 3-5

10:30-11am Wed. Feb. 6

Super Small Science: Oil Spill Cleanup

Introduce your preschool scientist to exciting hands-on and age-appropriate experiments. This week's activity is learning how to clean up an oil spill.

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

Cost: Free with Museum membership or admission

Age: Preschool Age

11am-1pm Wed. Feb. 6

Dabble Box Makerspace 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. Self-guided exploration with staff on hand to answer questions.

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

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

11-11:30am Wed. Feb. 6

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 living room.

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

Cost: Free with Museum membership or admission

Age: All Ages

1:30-2pm Wed. Feb. 6

Afternoon Preschool Story Time

This afternoon session of Preschool Story Time is for children ages 3-5 who are able to independently sit for a 30 minute session. Please register for story time at the library.

Altoona Public Library 1303 Lynn Ave., Altoona

Cost: FREE

Age: Ages 3-5

2-3pm Wed. Feb. 6

Chair Yoga with BaredFeet, Co.

BaredFeet hosts this chair yoga class. The class is directed toward seniors and beginners, but fulfilling for anyone.

First Presbyterian Church 2112 Rudolph Rd., Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: Adults

2:30-3pm Wed. Feb. 6

Pop Up Play

Museum Playologists could pop up anywhere with a fun new challenge for you and your family to enjoy.

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

Cost: Free with Museum membership or admission

Age: All Ages

3:30-5:30pm Wed. Feb. 6

Tween Scene

Tweens (grades 3-6) are invited to a new series in the Dabble Box makerspace. Each week will feature a new maker activity.

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

4-5pm Wed. Feb. 6

Savvy Seniors Series

As part of The Classic’s ongoing Savvy Seniors Series program, local motivational speaker Tom Kidd will present “Happiness: What Does It Take, Your Ingredients Await."

The Classic at Hillcrest Greens 2455 Sawgrass Pl, Altoona

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages, 21+

5-6:45pm Wed. Feb. 6

Functional Aesthetics EC - Count Down to Spring - Boot Camp

This is a "Hybrid Fitness" Boot Camp, Circuit Style Workout incorporating Traditional Weight Lifting, Calisthenics, Non Traditional "Functional Training" and Athletic Moves. Each workout will run for 30 minutes plus a 5-10 minute warm-up and a 5-10 minute cool-down.

Karate American 3640 Mall Dr., Eau Claire

Cost: $15

Age: 16+

5-7pm Wed. Feb. 6

Women Writers on Wednesday

Jan Carroll is the host of the 6x6 Reading Series and a member of the Poets of the Oak Lair writing group. Her work has appeared in Borderlands, California Quarterly, Harbinger Asylum, Avatar Review, in Volume One Local Lit, Green Light Literary Journal, and in Barstow & Grand.

200 Main - Art and Wine 200 Main St., Eau Claire

5:30-6pm Wed. Feb. 6

Butts and Guts

Jump-start your fitness with a full body workout. Extra focus on legs and abs. Pre-Register online or by stopping by the Altoona Parks & Recreation Office.

River Prairie Center 1445 Front Porch Place, Altoona

Cost: $20

Age: 16+

6-8pm Wed. Feb. 6

Octopi Brewing Tasting Event

The Growler Guys will be featuring beer from Octopi Brewing. Drink great beer and win cool swag. Drawings every 30 minutes.

The Growler Guys 2832 London Road, Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: 21+

6pm Wed. Feb. 6

Bottles and Brushes

Lift a glass, lift a brush, and join Pablo Center for an evening of art and fun. A skilled and supportive instructors will help you create your very own masterpiece. Materials, guidance, and beverages provided. All levels welcome.

Pablo Center at the Confluence 120 Graham Avenue, Eau Claire

Cost: $35

Age: 21+

6pm Wed. Feb. 6

Live Music: Hinder with Soil, Filthy Sweet

Multi-platinum American rockers Hinder will play Everybody's Bar. They'll be joined by Soil, and Filthy Sweet. Tickets are very limited.

Every Buddy's Bar 19 W. Central St., Chippewa Falls

Cost: $35adv; $45door

Age: 21+

6-8pm Wed. Feb. 6

Wine and Bingo Night

The Ivory Piano Bar hosts a wine and bingo night where you can win tons of prizes.

Ivory Piano Bar 2526 Golf Road, Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: 21+

6-8pm Wed. Feb. 6

Booze and Bingo

Drinks, prizes, and fun! Join for a night of booze & bingo.

Ivory Piano Bar 2526 Golf Road, Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: 21+

6:30-9pm Wed. Feb. 6

Family Open Swim and Gym

Stay active this Fall and winter at Family Open Swim and Gym. Equipment will be provided for the open gyms. Appropriate indoor shoes are required in the gym. Children 2 and under are FREE.

South Middle School 2115 Mitscher Ave., Eau Claire

Cost: $4 or City Pass

Age: All Ages

6:30-7:30pm Wed. Feb. 6

Sun Salutations Yoga - Session 4

Practice these asana sequences and enjoy a cool down meditation. This asana flow can be used to slow down, focus inward, and transition from day to night. Pre-register online or at the Altoona Parks & Recreation Office.

River Prairie Center 1445 Front Porch Place, Altoona

Cost: $25

Age: Adults and Teens 13+

6:30-8:30pm Wed. Feb. 6

Amp Quiz Trivia at Back 40 Dining & Cocktails

Welcoming teams of any size. Prizes for the top three teams. Get a free answer online and visit the AMP Quiz Facebook page for a picture hint. Enjoy dinner/drinks with family and friends during the game.

Back 40 Dining & Cocktails 19037 State Hwy 40, Bloomer

Cost: FREE

Age: 21+

6:30pm Wed. Feb. 6

First Wednesday Wine Pairing Dinners

The first Wednesday of every month Forage EC teams up with William the Eau Claire Wine Guy to offer a four-course meal paired with four wines. Bottles of the featured wines will be for sale.

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

Cost: $40

6:35-7:20pm Wed. Feb. 6

Sport Tykes Sampler

Children are welcome to enjoy a variety of sports by learning a new and exciting one each week. Along with having fun together, there will be a strong emphasis on learning to take turns and follow directions. Includes basketball, volleyball, t-ball, soccer, kickball, football, and track.

YMCA Sports Center 3456 Craig Road, Eau Claire

Cost: $70 members; $80 non-members

Age: Ages 4-5

6:45-7:45pm Wed. Feb. 6

Deep and Shallow Water Fitness

Join Eau Claire Parks & Recreation for water fitness fun. Drop-ins for this program are welcome but admission must be paid with a City Pass. Purchase them at our Parks and Recreation Administrative Office Monday-Friday 8am-5pm. Passes are $40.

Eau Claire North High School 1801 Piedmont Rd., Eau Claire

Cost: $58 or $48 for City Residents

Age: Ages 16+

7pm Wed. Feb. 6

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. Feb. 6

Adult Open Pickleball

A great way to exercise and meet other individuals in the community.

Delong Middle School 2000 Vine St., Eau Claire

Cost: $4 or City Pass

Age: Ages 18+

7-9pm Wed. Feb. 6

Adult Open Basketball

Eau Claire Parks & Recreation hosts adult open basketball.

South Middle School 2115 Mitscher Ave., Eau Claire

Cost: $4 or City Pass

Age: Ages 18+

7-10pm Wed. Feb. 6

Classic Country Jam

Hosted by the "Bear Creek Boys" (Bear Creek Band w/steel guitar), this jam invites singers, musicians, or bands to perform their favorite classic country hits with or without the backup band. Backline provided but please bring your axe. The public is invited.

Northwoods Brewpub & Grill 50819 West St., Osseo

Cost: FREE

Age: 21+

7-9pm Wed. Feb. 6

Amp Quiz Trivia at Wayside Bar and Grill

Welcoming teams of any size. Prizes for the top three teams. Get a free answer online and visit the AMP Quiz Facebook page for a picture hint. Enjoy dinner/drinks with family and friends during the game.

Wayside Bar & Grill 18091 County Highway X, Chippewa Falls

Cost: FREE

Age: 21+

7-9pm Wed. Feb. 6

Amp Quiz Trivia at Ray's Place

Welcoming teams of any size. Prizes for the top three teams. Get a free answer online and visit the AMP Quiz Facebook page for a picture hint. Enjoy dinner/drinks with family and friends during the game.

Ray’s Place 838 Water St., Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: 21+

7-8:30pm Wed. Feb. 6

Residential Water Conservation and Reuse

Kevin Masarik, based at UW-Stevens Point as a Groundwater Education Specialist for UW-Extension, will discuss strategies for homeowners to minimize the impact of their water use on lakes, streams, and groundwater.

Unitarian Universalist Congregation 421 S. Farwell St., Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

8-9:30pm Wed. Feb. 6

Bill Murray Trivia Night

The Man. The Myth. The Legend. Tonight's trivia will all be about Bill Murray. How much do you know about his films and his professional career? Prizes for winning teams.

The Plus 208 S. Barstow St, Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

Ongoing Events For 02/06/2019

karaoke/DJ, galleries, classes, etc

Adult Open Hockey

Every Wednesday until Mar. 27, 8:45-10:15pm; Every Sunday until Mar. 31, 8:45-10:15pm;

Adult Open Broomball

Every Sunday until Mar. 31, 8:45-10:15pm; Every Wednesday until Apr. 24, 8:45-10:15pm;

Events with Tickets