Events For 04/03/2019

9am Wed. Apr. 3

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

9:30-11am Wed. Apr. 3

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

9:30-10:15am Wed. Apr. 3

Mommy and Me Yoga - Session 4

This class focuses on you, your child and what they want to do. Some classes will be different than others, but they will always be relaxing, fun and full of laughter.

River Prairie Center 1445 Front Porch Place, Altoona

Cost: $25/session

Age: 6 months-4 years old and parent

10am-2pm Wed. Apr. 3

Wellness Fair

UW-Stout's Wellness Fair is free and hosts over 50 community vendors. The fair is open to everyone. The event will be in the Multi Purpose Room. Free Parking in Lot 29 and 34.

UW-Stout Sports & Fitness Center 220 13th Ave E, Menomonie

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

10:30-11am Wed. Apr. 3

Super Small Science: Dancing Popcorn

Introduce your preschool scientist to exciting hands-on and age-appropriate experiments. This week's activity is dancing popcorn.

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. Apr. 3

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. Apr. 3

Get Up & Go: Line Walking

Designed to keep your kiddos moving, these fun and physical games teach teamwork and skills that can carry home to your own backyard. This week's activity is line walking.

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

Cost: Free with Museum membership or admission

Age: All Ages

noon-1:30pm Wed. Apr. 3

Living Well with Dementia

This class presents some brain wellness strategies and the evidence behind them to improve overall health and well-being for individuals with memory loss and/or dementia and their care partner. Registration is required.

Dove Healthcare West - Community Room 1405 Truax Blvd, Eau Claire

Cost: FREE, lunch included

Age: Adults

2-3pm Wed. Apr. 3

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. Apr. 3

Pop Up Play

Museum Playologists could pop up anywhere with a fun new challenge for you and your family to enjoy. Exercise your brains and bodies with a variety of action-packed activities.

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. Apr. 3

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. Apr. 3

Savvy Seniors Series

As part of The Classic’s ongoing Savvy Seniors Series program, Amanda Schmidt, a local dietitian associated with UW-Stout will present “The MIND Diet for Better Brain Health."

The Classic at Hillcrest Greens 2455 Sawgrass Pl, Altoona

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

5:30-6pm Wed. Apr. 3

Cardio Fix

Experience a full body workout in 30 minutes. Improve fitness, balance, and strength. Pre-Register online or at the Altoona Parks & Recreation Office.

River Prairie Center 1445 Front Porch Place, Altoona

Cost: $20

Age: 16+

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

Financial Aspects of Starting a Small Business

Craig Kindrick from Unity Bank will discuss financial aspects of starting your own business or growing your business. No registration needed for this free presentation offered during national Money Smart Week.

Augusta Memorial Public Library 113 North Stone St, Augusta

Cost: FREE

Age: 16+

5:30-7pm Wed. Apr. 3

Women Writers on Wednesday with Allyson Loomis

Allyson is an L.A. turned Midwesterner, a locavore with expensively dyed hair, a travel enthusiast afraid of flying. A study in contradictions, Ms. Loomis is also an English professor, the mother of two children and a writer. Her work has been published in Harper’s Magazine, Glimmer Train, Pleiades and The Sun, among other fine magazines. Free tickets at 200main.org

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

Age: All ages

6-8pm Wed. Apr. 3

Your Journey Together

Your Journey Together is a 10-week parenting class for those looking to enhance their parenting experience. Space is limited, registration is required.

Family Support Center 403 High Street, Chippewa Falls

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

6-8:30pm Wed. Apr. 3

Family to Family Education Program

A 12-session educational program for family, significant others and friends of people living with mental illness. An evidenced-based program. Research shows that the program significantly improves the coping and problem-solving abilities of the people closest to an individual living with a mental health condition.

Location details in Eau Claire provided with approved registration.

Cost: FREE; Call to register

Age: Adults

6-8pm Wed. Apr. 3

Herb Infused Oils and Salve Making

Create healing salves with herbal oils for pain, wounds and other skin ailments using some of the plants featured in the Beaver Creek Plant Sale. Learn how to concoct herbal remedies for minor skin issues and for reducing pain. Registration and full payment required by March 29.

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

Cost: $25 Members $30 Nonmembers

6-6:45pm Wed. Apr. 3

Organic Lawn Care DIY

Free class to learn the benefits of organic lawn care and how to do it yourself without the hazards of pesticides and synthetic fertilizers. 30 Min presentation followed by Q&A. Space is limited. Meet in Chippewa room down the front stairwell.

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

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

6-8pm Wed. Apr. 3

Sand Creek Tasting Event

A Sand Creek Tasting event. come and hang out with the rep and score brewery swag every half hour.

The Growler Guys 2832 London Road, Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: 21+

6:30-8:30pm Wed. Apr. 3

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+

6:30-8:30pm Wed. Apr. 3

Starting Your Business Plan Workshop - Presented by Red Letter Grant

Take the intimidation out of starting, and learn from Latitude 44 Yoga Studio owner, Amy Erickson, about how you can approach the basics of planning your business. No experience or special knowledge needed.

Red's Mercantile 224 N Dewey St., Eau Claire

Cost: Suggested $10 Donation

Age: 17+

6:45-7:45pm Wed. Apr. 3

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. Apr. 3

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. Apr. 3

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. Apr. 3

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. Apr. 3

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. Apr. 3

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. Apr. 3

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+

7-7:45pm Wed. Apr. 3

Organic Lawn Care DIY

Free class to learn the benefits of organic lawn care and how to do it yourself without the hazards of pesticides and synthetic fertilizers. 30 Min presentation followed by Q&A. Space is limited. Meet in Chippewa room down the front stairwell.

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

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

8pm Wed. Apr. 3

Wrestling Trivia

It's time to bring the pain and drop an elbow- Wrestling Trivia Night returns to The Plus. Tonight's trivia will be all about the wrestling and wrestlers, past and present. Free to play. All Ages. No need to preregister- put a team together, show up, and show us what you got, jabronis.

The Plus 208 S. Barstow St, Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

Ongoing Events For 04/03/2019

karaoke/DJ, galleries, classes, etc

Adult Open Broomball

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