Events For 04/10/2019

9am Wed. Apr. 10

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. Apr. 10

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

9:30-11am Wed. Apr. 10

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. 10

Babies Make Music - Spring Course

Learn rhymes, floor and lap games, action songs and dances that stimulate your child’s natural response to music. Classes include a variety of instruments, puppets, and props to enrich the experience. FREE preview class for any new student. Registration open any time during the course (fee prorated).

Eau Claire Music School 1620 Ohm Avenue, Eau Claire

Cost: $120 (10 weeks)

Age: 3 months to walking

10-11:30am Wed. Apr. 10

Bloomer Playgroup

This parent & child playgroup offers fun & playful opportunities for families to connect through music & story time, crafts & healthy snacks.

Bloomer Public Library 1519 17th Ave., Bloomer

Cost: FREE

Age: 0-5 years

10-11:30am Wed. Apr. 10

Science Fun and Open Play

Story time, songs, art activities, games and open play.

B’utiful Kids Learning Center 502 Bay St, Chippewa Falls

Cost: $5 entry / $1 each additional child

Age: 5 and under

10:30-11am Wed. Apr. 10

Super Small Science: Sink or Float

Introduce your preschool scientist to exciting hands-on and age-appropriate experiments. This week's activity is determining which objects sink and which float.

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. 10

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. 10

Get Up & Go: Stacking Cups & Body Bowling

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 cup stacking and body bowling.

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

Cost: Free with Museum membership or admission

Age: All Ages

noon-12:30pm Wed. Apr. 10

Noontime Organ Recital

Elaine Mann, an organist from Germany, will play music ending with the dramatic Dankpsalm of Max Reger, written in 1915 at the end of World War I. After a whispered treatment of the chorale Was Gott tut, das ist wohlgetan the music builds to a massive ending with the hymn Lobe den Herren.

Grace Lutheran Church 202 W. Grand Ave., Eau Claire

12:30-2:30pm Wed. Apr. 10

Science Fun and Open Play

Story time, songs, art activities, games and open play.

B’utiful Kids Learning Center 502 Bay St, Chippewa Falls

Cost: $5 entry / $1 each additional child

Age: 5 and under

2-3pm Wed. Apr. 10

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. 10

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

3-3:30pm Wed. Apr. 10

Homeschool Meet & Greet

Homeschool families are cordially invited to "Meet and Greet" other homeschoolers. Light refreshments will be served while introductions are made. Group will have the opportunity to discuss monthly meetings at the library and learn about resources available to their families.

Augusta Memorial Public Library 113 North Stone St, Augusta

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

3:30-5:30pm Wed. Apr. 10

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

3:30-4:30pm Wed. Apr. 10

Frogs at the Library!

Ruth Forsgren will visit the library to share tips for identifying frogs by sight and sound. Ruth has been a naturalist at Beaver Creek Reserve for over 25 years.

Augusta Memorial Public Library 113 North Stone St, Augusta

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

5:30-6:15pm Wed. Apr. 10

Fitness 3...2...1

Come join this high energy, full body workout and see the benefits yourself. Workouts will always be different and consist of exercises for improving your strength, cardio and core.

River Prairie Center 1445 Front Porch Place, Altoona

Cost: $25

Age: Adult (16+)

6-8pm Wed. Apr. 10

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

6pm Wed. Apr. 10

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+

6-8:30pm Wed. Apr. 10

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

6-7pm Wed. Apr. 10

Writers Read: The Surprises of Poetry

Join Writers Read for a reading and discussion with poet Jennifer L. Knox. The New York Times Book Review said her most recent book, Days of Shame and Failure, “hits, with deceptive ease, all the poetic marks a reader could want.”

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

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

6-8pm Wed. Apr. 10

Dogfish Head Tasting Event

Join a Dogfish Head Tasting event, come and meet the rep, and see whats new from Dogfish Head. The event goes from 6-9 with swag drawings every half hour get tickits by buying Dogfish Head Beers.

The Growler Guys 2832 London Road, Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: 21+

6:30-8:30pm Wed. Apr. 10

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. Apr. 10

Scott Spoolman Book Signing

In Wisconsin State Parks: Extraordinary Stories of Geology and Natural History, science writer Scott Spoolman takes readers with him to twenty-eight state parks and forests where evidence of the state’s striking geologic and natural history are on display.

Chippewa Falls Public Library 105 W Central St., Chippewa Falls

Cost: FREE

6:30-7:30pm Wed. Apr. 10

Community Rock Painting Party

Paint rocks to spread kindness and joy one rock at a time. Once the rocks are painted and cured, place them in various locations around Altoona. When the rocks have been found, post a picture of the rock and location. Once posted, rehide the rock to continue the fun.

Altoona City Hall- Community Room 1303 Lynn Avenue, Altoona

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

6:45-7:45pm Wed. Apr. 10

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. 10

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. 10

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. 10

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+

7-9pm Wed. Apr. 10

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. 10

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+

7-8pm Wed. Apr. 10

Self Defense for Every Day Life - Session 4

Learn many strategies to protect yourself in everyday life. Classes will cover situations like defense against chokes, bear hugs, wrist grabs, headlocks, and more. Pre-Registration can be done online or at the Altoona Parks & Recreation Office.

River Prairie Center 1445 Front Porch Place, Altoona

Cost: $25

Age: 13+

7:30pm Wed. Apr. 10

UWEC Forum Guest Katharine Hayhoe: A Conversation about Climate Change

Texas Tech professor Dr. Katharine Hayhoe is a prolific publisher, speaker and expert in the areas of climate change and the environment. She also happens to be an Evangelical Christian, dispelling the notion that these states are mutually exclusive.

UWEC Schofield Auditorium 105 Garfield Ave, Eau Claire

Cost: $8 GA, $6 Seniors & UWEC Faculty, $4 youth, $2 UWEC students

7:30pm Wed. Apr. 10

UWEC Jazz Ensembles: III/IV

The grammy-award winning UWEC jazz program will host an ensemble concert featuring Jazz III and Jazz IV.

Gantner Concert Hall, Haas Fine Arts Center UW-Eau Claire, Eau Claire

Cost: $4-6

8pm Wed. Apr. 10

Schitt's Creek Trivia Night

How much do you know about the award winning Canadian/Netflix series Schitt's Creek? Put a team together and come show off. No need to preregister, just show up ready to play. Free to play and all ages. Prizes for our winning teams.

The Plus 208 S. Barstow St, Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

Ongoing Events For 04/10/2019

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

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