Events For 05/13/2019

Mon. May. 13

Creative Economy Week

Creative Economy Week celebrates the blossoming creative economy movement in Wisconsin. In Eau Claire, we are fortunate to have a vibrant local creative economy. We all contribute to it, whether as producers or consumers. If you've ever…

Multiple Locations

9-11:30am Mon. May. 13

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.

L.E. Phillips YMCA Indoor Sports Center 3456 Craig Road, Eau Claire

Cost: $3 member; $5 community

Age: Ages 0-6

10-11:30am Mon. May. 13

ABC’s 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 and $1 for each additional child

Age: Preschool

10am-noon Mon. May. 13

Mini Makers: Open Lab

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 and then you get to 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

10:30-11:30am Mon. May. 13

First Friendships

A special time for the tiniest explorers. Bring your newborns and tiny babies to a class to meet other parents, learn about baby development, find support and ask lots of questions.

Lily Pad Lab 2524 Golf ROad, Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: Under 9 months

12:30-2:30pm Mon. May. 13

ABC’s 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 and $1 for each additional child

Age: Preschool

3-5pm Mon. May. 13

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

3:30-4:45pm Mon. May. 13


LEGOs are provided in the library's community room for imaginative play. Creations will be displayed in the library for a month. Recommended for children ages 4-12. No sign up required.

Altoona Public Library 1303 Lynn Ave., Altoona

Cost: FREE

Age: Ages 4-12

5-6pm Mon. May. 13

Weekly Gentle Yoga

This class is for anyone looking for a slower gentle yoga class. The focus will be on mind, body, and breath connection. Great for stress reduction and melting away tension. Some relaxation poses are held for several breaths to invite release of muscle tension. Very beginner friendly.

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

Cost: $10

Age: 18+

5-7pm Mon. May. 13

Youth Safety

Feel confident and prepared to tackle the responsibility of staying home alone. This class will teach you safety basics like kitchen/cooking safety, what to do in case of varying emergencies and how to handle tough situations regarding internet safety, strangers and more.

Eau Claire YMCA 700 Graham Ave., Eau Claire

Cost: Member $30, Community $45

Age: Ages 8-13

5-9:30pm Mon. May. 13

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+

5-7pm Mon. May. 13

Young at Heart New Optimistic Single Seniors Club

Young at Heart is a local single seniors club for the separated, divorced, and widowed. It's a chance to get out and enjoy social gatherings. Email or call for more information. Second and Fourth Mondays the group meets for a burger night out.

Pine Meadow Golf Club 4324 Fairfax Park Dr., Eau Claire

Age: 50+

5-8pm Mon. May. 13

CelebrAsian Banquet

A closure celebration of Asian American and Pacific Islander Heritage Month. The reception will include dinner, performances, and activities that honor this year’s theme. The theme of CelebrAsian is the Identity, Contribution, and Recognition of Asian American and Pacific Islander culture.

Ojibwe Center + Ballroom C Davies Center, 105 Garfield Ave, Eau Claire

Cost: Online RSVP requested

5:30-6:30pm Mon. May. 13

Fitness Fusion

Jump-start your fitness with a full body, calorie burning workout. This class will help to achieve a healthier you through various exercises.

River Prairie Center 1445 Front Porch Place, Altoona

Cost: $25

Age: Adult (16+)

5:45-7:15pm Mon. May. 13

Invention Convention

Throughout this course, participants will learn about a variety of topics in the STEM field. They will have the opportunity to explore these topics in a hands-on way as they design and carry out their own experiments.

Eau Claire YMCA 700 Graham Ave., Eau Claire

Cost: Member $56, Community $68

Age: Ages 9-14

6-7:15pm Mon. May. 13

Gentle Yoga

Provides all the benefits of the yoga experience at a slower and steadier pace. It helps you reduce stress, feel strong yet flexible in your body and increase positive energy. Participants can purchase 10 classes at a time, which they can use during the fall, winter and spring yoga class sessions.

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

Cost: 10-class Pack Friends, $80, Nonmembers $100; At the door $10 Friends, $12 Nonmembers

6pm Mon. May. 13

Celebrating Local Authors at the Library

In collaboration with the Chippewa Valley Local Authors, the Chippewa Falls Public Library welcomes Diana Peterson and Julie Court to discuss their books.

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

Cost: FREE

6-7pm Mon. May. 13

Youth Archery League

Eau Claire Sport Warehouse May Youth Archery League.

Eau Claire Sport Warehouse 2983 11th St., Eau Claire

Cost: $35

Age: Ages 7-18

6:30-8:30pm Mon. May. 13

Confident Birth 8 Week Natural Birth Class Series

Former Bradley Method Instructors, Amanda and Tim Gunderson, teach an in-depth and interactive childbirth course covering topics such as prenatal nutrition & exercise, stages of labor & positions, the coach's role, complications, breastfeeding, postpartum & newborn care & more.

Contact for address

6:30-8pm Mon. May. 13

Beginning Sign Language

This class is designed for anyone interested in learning to communicate through sign including parents, teachers, health and human service professionals and others working directly with the public.

UW Eau Claire Campus 105 Garfield Avenue, Eau Claire

Cost: $99

Age: 16+

7-9pm Mon. May. 13

Amp Quiz Trivia at River Inn Bar

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.

River Inn Bar 10418 County Highway X, Chippewa Falls

Cost: FREE

Age: 21+

7pm Mon. May. 13

Sound and Stories Series: If Mama Ain't Happy, Ain't Nobody Happy

What does it mean to be a mother? A daughter? A grandmother? Join local writers, storytellers, and musician Jerrika Mighelle for an evening of songs and stories on an array of aspects of motherhood.

Pablo Center at the Confluence 120 Graham Avenue, Eau Claire

Cost: $5

8-10pm Mon. May. 13

Monday Jazz Session Hosted by Aaron Hedenstrom

Aaron, a new member of the jazz faculty at UWEC leads the student jazz jam session every Monday. He has performed across the country as a jazz saxophonist, clinician, and composer. He holds a DMA in Performance in Jazz Studies from the University of North Texas.

The Oxbow Hotel 516 Galloway St., Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

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