Events For 03/28/2019

Thu. Mar. 28

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

8:30am-4pm Thu. Mar. 28

HR Management for Non-HR Managers

This concentrated, two-day course is designed for supervisors and managers who do not have direct human resource experience but who interact regularly with employees and play a critical role in ensuring productivity and engagement.

Holiday Inn South 4751 Owen Ayres Court, Eau Claire

Cost: $600

9-11:30am Thu. Mar. 28

Family Fun Zone

Children and parents enjoy open play on the large turf field filled with numerous toys, games, sports equipment, inflatables, and dress up clothes. Organized activities are also offered at different times each morning which children may participate in if they choose or continue with open play.

YMCA Sports Center 3456 Craig Road, Eau Claire

Cost: $3 member; $5 community

Age: Ages 0-6

9am-5pm Thu. Mar. 28

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.

Cost: FREE

9:30-11am Thu. Mar. 28

Weekly Bird Banding

Beaver Creek Reserve Bird Banders have been banding birds for 20+ years. Visit with the Bird Banders during their weekly banding sessions. Watch and learn how and why they band birds. Learn about bird identification, how birds are caught and banded, and meet some birds up close.

Wise Nature Center, Beaver Creek Reserve S1 Cty Rd. K, Fall Creek

Cost: FREE

10-11am Thu. Mar. 28

Yoga for Seniors

This beginner-friendly class eases you into the body with breathing exercises and relaxing poses for joint flexibility. Gradually move into standing poses, increasing strength, balance and awareness in all major muscle groups.

The Yoga Room 2839 Mall Dr., Eau Claire

Cost: $10

Age: Seniors

10am-noon Thu. Mar. 28

The Paint Shack

Have fun painting on canvas, wood, bags, glasses and more. Made easy and fun as a trained instructor walks the class through the process. Check the website for more information on scheduled events and classes.

The Paint Shack 2524 Golf Road Suite 2c, Eau Claire

Cost: $10-40

Age: All Ages

10am-noon Thu. Mar. 28

Mini Maker: Open Lab

Once a week, let your fingers do the talking. Build and create using real tools of the trade. They'll provide all of the string, beads, cardboard, wood, tape, etc. to create the project of your dreams; then take your masterpiece home with you. 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

10:15am Thu. Mar. 28

Little Movers Storytime

For babies that love to move. All storytimes feature stories, songs, rhymes, fingerplays, music, and movement. All are welcome and no registration is required. Also includes parachute play, bubbles, and play group.

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

Cost: FREE

Age: Babies

noon-3pm Thu. Mar. 28

Paint and Draw with Schaefer-Miles

Paint and Draw with Schaefer/Miles. Beginners to Advanced. With or without your own supplies. Learn techniques and mediums while creating in your own style. Take one class or many.

Artisan Forge Studios 1106 Mondovi Road, Eau Claire

Cost: $40

Age: Student and Adult

noon-6pm Thu. Mar. 28

River Prairie Apothecary Walk-in Hours

In-person, 1-on-1 herbal education with Master Herbalist, Kerri Kiernan. Chat with a professional herbalist to learn more about using herbs for your health.

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

Cost: $15 for 15 minutes of consulation

1-6pm Thu. Mar. 28

Lifeguard Training

Provide participants with knowledge and skills to prevent, recognize and respond to aquatic emergencies and to provide professional-level care for breathing and cardiac emergencies, injuries and sudden illnesses until EMS personnel take over.

Eau Claire YMCA 700 Graham Ave., Eau Claire

Cost: Member $185, Community $225

Age: 15+

1:30-2:30pm Thu. Mar. 28

Stitch a Keychain

Bring the whole family to make a custom keychain with plastic canvas and yarn. All materials provided, while supplies last.

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

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

3-5pm Thu. Mar. 28

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

3-3:30pm Thu. Mar. 28

Planetarium Show: Sky Stories

An outta this world show! Visitors will explore the many constellations in our night sky. Shows start promptly at listed times, with room for only 25 guests. Sign-up sheets will be posted outside the Failsafe Lab 30 minutes prior to the start of the show.

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

Cost: Free with Museum membership or admission

Age: All Ages

3:30-4pm Thu. Mar. 28

Planetarium Show: Sky Stories

An outta this world show! Visitors will explore the many constellations in our night sky. Shows start promptly at listed times, with room for only 25 guests. Sign-up sheets will be posted outside the Failsafe Lab 30 minutes prior to the start of the show.

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

Cost: Free with Museum membership or admission

Age: All Ages

4-7pm Thu. Mar. 28

Paint and Draw with Schaefer-Miles

Paint and Draw with Schaefer/Miles. Beginners to Advanced. With or without your own supplies. Learn techniques and mediums while creating in your own style. Take one class or many.

Artisan Forge Studios 1106 Mondovi Road, Eau Claire

Cost: $40

Age: Student and Adult

4-4:30pm Thu. Mar. 28

New Twinkle Baby's learn to dance

Young dancers develop (get up get moving be active) song and dance and more. Structured lessons following - direction - team work - confidence - body muscles plus the introduction to the world of dance.

Jean Marie's School of Dance 31 West Spring Street, Chippewa Falls

Cost: $36/month

Age: 3-4 years and up

6-8pm Thu. Mar. 28

Amp Quiz Trivia at Pokegama Inn

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.

Pokegama Lakeside Tavern & Grill 840 Banks Ave., Chetek

Cost: FREE

Age: 21+

6-8pm Thu. Mar. 28

Canvas with a Cause

A fundraising effort for the Chippewa Valley Walk to End Alzheimer's. Seating is limited to 25. RSVP today by calling. All proceeds benefit the Alzheimer's Association.

Care Partners Assisted Living and Memory Care 5110 Stonewood Drive, Eau Claire

Cost: $20/person

Age: All Ages

6-8pm Thu. Mar. 28

The Paint Shack

Have fun painting on canvas, wood, bags, glasses and more. Made easy and fun as a trained instructor walks the class through the process. Check the website for more information on scheduled events and classes.

The Paint Shack 2524 Golf Road Suite 2c, Eau Claire

Cost: $10-40

Age: All Ages

6-7:30pm Thu. Mar. 28

Increase your Home’s Curb Appeal

An attractive house can enhance your property and neighborhood by being visually appealing, as well as adding value to your home. This seminar will give an in-depth look at how to enhance your home’s exterior and give your home the facelift that work best for you.

Chippewa Valley Home Builders Association Board Room 4319 Jeffers Road, Eau Claire

Cost: $10 Per Person (Each paid attendee receives a FREE 2019 Parade of Homes Ticket)

Age: 21+

6-7:30pm Thu. Mar. 28

Backyard Chickens & Coop Design for Beginners

Curious about raising chickens in your backyard? Learn what to expect with hens, and how to design a chicken coop that is perfect for you! Cost: FREE Instructor: Patrick Beilfuss Patrick was instrumental in getting the backyard chicken ordinance passed in Menomonie and has designed and build a coop for his own yard.

Menomonie Market Food Co-op 814 Main St. East, Menomonie

Cost: $10

Age: All Ages

6pm Thu. Mar. 28

Ivory Wine and Cheese Tasting

Sampling 6 different wines and pairing them with different cheese choices to make your pallet happy. Featured wines are 1/2 off to take home.

Ivory Piano Bar 2526 Golf Road, Eau Claire

Cost: $20/person

6:30pm Thu. Mar. 28

Clear Water Comedy Presents: David Drake & Saurin Choksi

David Drake was recently named "Comedians to Watch Under 30" by Complex Magazine, has appeared on Fox, and had both of his albums debut as #1 on the iTunes charts. Saurin Choksi hosted his own talk show on the Fuse Network where he talked about pop culture and wore suits he couldn't afford.

Bye the Willow 501 N. High St, Chippewa Falls

Cost: $10 in advance, $15 at the door

Age: 21+

6:30-8pm Thu. Mar. 28

Channeling Gallery with Kristina Bloom

Kristina is an active channel for Divine Energy in many forms. She periodically channels Jeshua, The Light, Bartholomew, Members of the Pleiadian High Council and more. As a trans-channel, Kristina steps out of her body, allowing one or beings of Higher Vibration to speak to you through her physical being.

Soulstice Wellness Center 1316 Fairfax Street #103 & #104, Eau Claire

Cost: $35 per person

6:45pm Thu. Mar. 28

Manifest Open Mic

Enjoy local open mic musicians or take the stage yourself.

Stones Throw 304 Eau Claire St., Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: 21+

7-9pm Thu. Mar. 28

Amp Quiz Trivia at Monk's

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.

Monk's Bar & Grill 3560 Oakwood Mall Drive, Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: 21+

7-9pm Thu. Mar. 28

'Insights on Art' with Dick Milheiser

Dick is a retired art teacher who works in pottery. He will facilitate a discussion of art, what it means, what it can do, and why it's important. Explore the general topic of art - a real learning experience. This is 2-part.

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

Cost: $5

Age: Ages 15 and up

7pm Thu. Mar. 28

Open Microphone Fundraiser

Bring your talents to the stage and become part of the local scene. Sign up 6-7pm, plug in to their equipment and perform in front of a live audience. Music, poetry, comedy and spoken word are all welcome. Proceeds & donations raised during the open mic will be donated to Runaway & Youth Services (RAYS).

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

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

7:30-9pm Thu. Mar. 28

Chippewa Falls 1869: The Musical

The Wayward Players celebrate the 150th anniversary of Chippewa Falls's founding. There were daunting challenges to be met: a major flood, a massive log jam, a devastating downtown fire, and a logging war with a rival lumber company. The city founders were resourceful, brave and hard-working, but who knew they sang so well? Dinner begins at 6:30pm.

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

Cost: Show Tickets: $15 adults, $14 seniors, $8 youth Dinner Show Tickets: $34 adults, $33 seniors, $27 youth

Age: All Ages

8pm Thu. Mar. 28

Clear Water Comedy Presents: Renaissance Review

The only professional wrestling live variety talk show comes to Eau Claire! Featuring Kara Noia, "The Revolutionary" Bill Williams, the comedy of Casey Flesch, and the featuring the band Mr Rogers & the Make Believe Friends.

The Plus 208 S. Barstow St, Eau Claire

Cost: $5 GA, $3 with student ID

Age: All Ages (18+ recommended)

8:30-11pm Thu. Mar. 28

Vinyl Nights: Matt Mabis

Enjoy a selection of vinyls that will be spun throughout the night. Enjoying craft cocktails and regional beers/wines, and order from the late-night menu featuring the Scandinavian Koldtbord, where you create your own sharable feast of premium meats, cheeses, pickled vegetables, proteins, sauces, crackers and more.

The Oxbow Hotel 516 Galloway St., Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

Ongoing Events For 03/28/2019

karaoke/DJ, galleries, classes, etc

School's Out Open Skating

Every Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday until Nov. 23, 11am-1pm; Every Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday until Nov. 23, 1:15-3:15pm; Every Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday until Dec. 31, 1:15-3:15pm; Every Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday until Dec. 31, 11am-1pm; Every Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday until Mar. 29, 11am-1pm; Every Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday until Mar. 29, 1:15-3:15pm

Play & Learn

Every Tuesday, Thursday until Dec. 20, 9:30-11:30am; Every Tuesday, Thursday, 9:30-11:30am

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