Events For 02/24/2019

Sun. Feb. 24

The Pen Project Multi-Media Exhibit

Paintings, drawings, poetry and testimonies submitted to The Pen Project magazine will be on display during this month-long exhibit, showcasing the talent that lives inside America's correctional system.

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

Cost: FREE

8am Sun. Feb. 24

VFW Breakfast

Breakfast will be served by the Altoona VFW and Auxiliary.

Altoona VFW 1419 Lynn Ave., Altoona

Cost: $8 for adults, $4 for children ages 4-9

Age: All Ages

10am-1pm Sun. Feb. 24

Weekend Brunch: Nick Seeger

A farm-focused weekend brunch (served 7am-1pm) with lively instrumental tunes from Seeger 10am-1pm. The kitchen offers an array of midwestern and other brunch classics, and the bar offers a variety of classic and original morning drinks.

The Oxbow Hotel 516 Galloway St., Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

10am-4pm Sun. Feb. 24

41st Annual Home & Garden Show

The 40th coming of this event is new and improved, featuring three days of new programming. 130+ vendors, and live music by Dawn Marie with beer & wine on Friday night from 4-8pm. Friday features programming for seniors. Saturday features kid-focused activities. Sunday features a DIY painted wine glass, sign, and succulent planter workshop.

YMCA Sports Center 3456 Craig Road, Eau Claire

Cost: $6 pre-sale; $8 day of; FREE for children 12 and under

11am-4pm Sun. Feb. 24

Crimson Lake LLC

See the amazing artwork of Crimson Lake LLC, and meet their talented artists. Enjoy demonstrations throughout the day. Crimson Lake LLC is a mother-daughter duo that creates one-of -a-kind designs on jewelry and tins. Kay is a professional artist and art instructor. Serena studied illustration at UWEC.

Tangled Up in Hue 505 S. Barstow St., Suite B, Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

noon-6pm Sun. Feb. 24

2019 Eau Claire Polar Plunge

Support Special Olympics Wisconsin and athletes and jump into iced cold water to celebrate. Join hundreds as they put on wacky costumes, jump in a lake and earn prizes all while supporting Special Olympics WI athletes including those in Eau Claire County.

Half Moon Beach 615 Randall Street, Eau Claire

Cost: $75

Age: All Ages

12:30-1:45pm Sun. Feb. 24

Kundalini Spa Yoga

Did you know that there is a Kundalini kriya for "becoming enchantingly beautiful? In this 75 minute specialty workshop you will get to try out the life changing skincare of Rodan & Fields, practice kundalini yoga, and get pampered with savasana massage, reiki and your facial.

The Center 3701 E. Clairemont Ave., Eau Claire

Cost: $35

1-3pm Sun. Feb. 24

The Florian Gardens Bridal Fair

Meet with some of Florian Garden's premier local vendors and enjoy everything wedding. Signature drink specials, delicious hors d'oeuvre samples, cash bar, the latest in wedding trends, and awesome door prizes are what await you at The Florian Gardens Bridal Fair.

The Florian Gardens 2340 Lorch Ave, Eau Claire

Cost: $10 in advance, $12 at the door

Age: All Ages

1-4pm Sun. Feb. 24

Macrame a Wall Hanging Workshop

This class is for beginners as well as anyone who may have experience with macrame. Instructor Julie Beaton will teach you the most commonly used knots as well as weaving techniques to complete this BoHo style wall hanging. Pre-registration required.

Blue Boxer Arts 416 S Barstow Street, Eau Claire

Cost: $50

Age: Ages 14+

1-3:30pm Sun. Feb. 24

Hike/Snowshoe - Lower Chippewa River State Natural Area near Powell Lake

Hike or snowshoe, depending on conditions, near Powell Lake in the Lower Chippewa River State Natural Area just east of Caryville. See the winter bones of the landscape and learn about one of Wisconsin’s premiere natural areas.

Lower Chippewa River State Natural Area Fuller Rd, Elk Mound

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

2pm Sun. Feb. 24

Petanque

Petanque is the new French lawn game in town. Beginners can learn how to play easily.

Wilson Park S Farwell St and Emery St, Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

2pm Sun. Feb. 24

The Very Hungry Caterpillar

This critically acclaimed production of The Very Hungry Caterpillar Show created by Jonathan Rockefeller features a menagerie of 75 lovable puppets. The production faithfully adapts four stories by author/llustrator Eric Carle.

Pablo Center at the Confluence 120 Graham Avenue, Eau Claire

Cost: $10 for kids, $20 for adults

2:30-3pm Sun. Feb. 24

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

3pm Sun. Feb. 24

Climate Change, Health Risks and Opportunities for Wisconsin and World

Dr. Jonathan Patz will present this first lecture in a series on sustainability and health sponsored by the Watershed Institute at UW-Eau Claire. Professor Patz is director of the Global Health Institute at UW-Madison. He was a lead author for the United Nations Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change (IPCC) — co-recipient of the 2007 Nobel Peace Prize.

UW-Eau Claire Centennial Hall Room 1614 1698 Park Avenue, Eau Claire

Cost: Free

Age: 12 and up

3:30pm Sun. Feb. 24

Intro to doTERRA Essential Oils

Explore the top 10 essential oils from the number 1 essential oil company. Doterra has certified pure therapeutic grade oils that help with physical and emotional health.

4 Mile Restaurant & Bar S5786 Hwy. 37, Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

6:15-7pm Sun. Feb. 24

Introductory Dance: Hip Hop

No prior experience is required to enroll. Introducing children interested in ballet and jazz to beginner technique in a relaxed class setting. This program is great for those looking to test the waters before joining a more advanced studio.

Eau Claire YMCA 700 Graham Ave., Eau Claire

Cost: Member $56, Community $68

Age: Ages 5-8

7:30pm Sun. Feb. 24

Sama with Noel Hanson & Sloar and Mordor

Sama is a queer-folk-punk musician from St Cloud. For 15 years, she has toured as a solo artist and as a member of anarcho-punk band Ring Of Truth. Sama is very vocal and open about being a trans-woman and a lesbian, and it plays a big part in her music. With Noel Hanson and duo Sloar & Mordor.

The Venue 209 Graham Avenue, Eau Claire

Cost: $5

Age: All Ages

Ongoing Events For 02/24/2019

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;

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