Events For 05/14/2019

Tue. May. 14

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

10am-2pm Tue. May. 14

Pine Needle Baskets

Stitch together prepared pine needles into a small round basket on a pre-punched base. Use Native American beads and other items to decorate a small unique basket. Tips will be given on gathering, storing and preparing needles, also on the different types of bases and threads that can be used.

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

Cost: $85

Age: All Ages

10-11am Tue. May. 14

Medicare 101: An Educational Event

Medicare 101 provides a foundational understanding of the four parts of Medicare; Part A Hospital, Part B Medical, Part C Medicare Advantage and Part D Prescription Drug. Information will be provided on initial enrollment as well as additional enrollment periods pertaining to Part C options.

Insurance Associates 3413 Golf Road, Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

10-11:30am Tue. May. 14

Creative art 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: 5 and under

10am-noon Tue. May. 14

Tech Tuesdays: Open Lab

CMEC opens up a digital playground for you every week. Create and play with coding kits, 3D printers, robots, Augmented Reality Sandbox, and more! The experience is only limited by your imagination. 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

10:15-11am Tue. May. 14

Music and Motor

Use large and small muscles to practice our balance, fine motor, gross motor, spatial awareness and body awareness. Develop basic music skills by using rhythm instruments, song, and dance.

Lily Pad Lab 2524 Golf ROad, Eau Claire

Cost: $50 for 5 weeks; $15 drop-in

Age: 9 months - 2 years

12:30-2:30pm Tue. May. 14

Creative art 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: 5 and under

2-4pm Tue. May. 14

Tame Your Tech

Drop in on the second Tuesday of the month to get personal training on your e-reader, laptop, tablet or smart phone.

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

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

3:30-5pm Tue. May. 14

Kids Adventure Tuesdays K.A.T.

Drop-in after school for games, activities, crafts & more.

Augusta Memorial Public Library 113 North Stone St, Augusta

Cost: FREE

Age: school age children

4-6pm Tue. May. 14

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

5-9:30pm Tue. May. 14

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+

5-6pm Tue. May. 14

Young Artists Studio

Informative and interactive classes on all things art. Explore a variety of different mediums as you hone and develop your creative skills. These classes are sure to inspire the creative in you.

Eau Claire YMCA 700 Graham Ave., Eau Claire

Cost: Member $56, Community $68

Age: Ages 7-10

5-6pm Tue. May. 14

Tiny Scientists - Plant Lab

Bring your curious little explorers to discover the world around them! You and your child will share in learning about plants, the Earth, and what it means to be a scientist. Be ready for hands-on experiments, interactive nature activities and science related art projects.

Lily Pad Lab 2524 Golf ROad, Eau Claire

Cost: $60 for 5 weeks; $15 for drop-in

Age: 2-6 years

5:30-6:15pm Tue. May. 14

Youth Yoga - Session 1

Practice many yoga sequences through light, beautiful songs, stories and movements. This class is a great way to introduce your children to the basics of yoga in a fun and exciting way.

River Prairie Center 1445 Front Porch Place, Altoona

Cost: $15

Age: Ages 5-8

5:30-7:30pm Tue. May. 14

In The Garden

"In the Garden" is a play that is centered on Arthur Monsetin and his three grown children who have come together to help decide a course of action for their father who is dealing with Alzheimer's disease. Light dinner and play with discussion to follow. Register by May 10.

Bethesda Lutheran Church 123 W. Hamilton Ave., Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

5:30-6:30pm Tue. May. 14

Medicare 101: An Educational Event

Medicare 101 provides a foundational understanding of the four parts of Medicare; Part A Hospital, Part B Medical, Part C Medicare Advantage and Part D Prescription Drug. Information will be provided on initial enrollment as well as additional enrollment periods pertaining to Part C options.

Insurance Associates 3413 Golf Road, Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

5:30pm Tue. May. 14

Lutheran Social Services Foster Parent Informational Meeting

Learn about what it takes to be a foster parent, how the skills you already have will help you, goals of the foster care process, how LLS provides training and assistance, and how foster parents work with biological families.

Lutheran Social Services 123 Graham Avenue, Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

5:30-7:30pm Tue. May. 14

"In the Garden" A Play about Family and Alzheimer's Disease

A play centered on Arthur Monsetin and his three grown children who have come together to help decide a course of action for their beloved father who is dealing with Alzheimer’s disease. Each of his children has a different view about what is best, yet one thing is clear: love for their father will guide the way.

Bethesda Lutheran Church 123 W. Hamilton Ave., Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

5:30pm Tue. May. 14

Therapeutic Slow Flow Yoga

An hour of slow functional movement, supported by breath to help strengthen the body, ease your mind and connect with your spirit. Perfect for beginners, back health, mood management, arthritis, heart health, healthy aging and more. Medical modifications offered for a safe and effective practice.

Northwoods Therapy Health & Performance Center 1200 Oakleaf Way, Suite B, Eau Claire

Cost: $10

Age: All ages and Abilities

5:45-7:30pm Tue. May. 14

Eau Claire Buddhist Study Group

Led by Lama Yeshe from the Hay River Buddhist Meditation Center in Ridgeland, WI. Read, study and discuss Tibetan Buddhist teachings as presented in books by various authors. Meetings begin with a brief meditation followed by a review of the assigned reading and a discussion.

Unitarian Universalist Congregation 421 S. Farwell St., Eau Claire

Cost: Free will donation

Age: All Ages

6-7:30pm Tue. May. 14

Tainter Menomin Lake Improvement Association Monthly Meeting

No matter who you are, you live in a watershed and your voice matters. Come introduce yourself to other watershed citizens at this month's TMLIA meeting.

Dunn County Fish and Game Clubhouse 1600 Pine Ave, Menomonie

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

6-8pm Tue. May. 14

Amp Quiz Trivia at Gilligan'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.

Gilligan's 2542 8 1/4 Avenue, Chetek

Cost: FREE

Age: 21+

6-8pm Tue. May. 14

Vintage Skills Workshop: Dutch Oven Cooking

Dutch ovens are ideal for both indoor and outdoor cooking. Learn the basics of care and cooking while sampling recipes made during this outdoor evening class. Must pre-register by phone or email.

Chippewa Valley Museum 1204 E. Half Moon Dr., Eau Claire

Cost: $12/person or $25 family ($7/$20 museum members)

Age: All Ages

6:15-7:15pm Tue. May. 14

Explore! Junior STEM Institute

Designed specifically for elementary school students and will strive to teach key STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics) topics in a fun, hands-on way. Work to creatively solve problems through experimentation and discover that making mistakes is not only OK, but fun!

Eau Claire YMCA 700 Graham Ave., Eau Claire

Cost: Member $56, Community $68

Age: Ages 7-10

6:15-7:15pm Tue. May. 14

Junior Chefs

In this program, students will get a hands-on fundamental kitchen experience, learning skills such as reading and referencing recipes, ingredient identification, proper measuring technique and more.

Eau Claire YMCA 700 Graham Ave., Eau Claire

Cost: Member $56, Community $68

Age: Ages 7-10

6:15-7:15pm Tue. May. 14

Kitchen Basics for Teens

In this cooking class just for teens, participants will enjoy a social and fun environment in which to explore a variety of cuisine. Learn the basics any teen needs to know to find his or her way around a kitchen, but also delve into more specialized techniques.

Eau Claire YMCA 700 Graham Ave., Eau Claire

Cost: Member $56, Community $68

Age: Ages 11-16

6:15-7pm Tue. May. 14

Tween Yoga - Session 1

Practice many yoga sequences through light, beautiful songs, stories and movements. This class is a great way to introduce your children to the basics of yoga in a fun and exciting way.

River Prairie Center 1445 Front Porch Place, Altoona

Cost: $15

Age: Ages 9-15

6:30-7:30pm Tue. May. 14

Group Vibrational Sound Therapy

Audrey Van Wey, RN, Reiki Master, will do a soothing guided meditation followed by the relaxing sounds of singing bowls, tuning forks, and chimes to remove negativity and stress, leaving you feeling refreshed and rejuvenated. Please pay at the door.

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

Cost: $10

6:30-7:30pm Tue. May. 14

Free Home Buyer Seminar

Topics include: home buying process, importance of working with a buyer's agent and buying vs. renting. Sign up today for this informative seminar.

Eau Claire Realty 3420 Mall Drive, Suite 4, Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

6:30-8:30pm Tue. May. 14

Landscape Design for Climate Change

Learn about landscaping that will thrive in a changing climate from "sustainable landcare trainer" Douglas Owens-Pike of Wheeler. He'll report on his research on the plants and trees that can be expected to thrive in our area as the climate changes during the lifetimes of those plants.

Chippewa Valley Technical College - Chippewa Falls Campus 770 Scheidler Rd, Chippewa Falls

Cost: FREE

7-9pm Tue. May. 14

Amp Quiz Trivia at the Tomahawk Room

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.

Tomahawk Room 306 N. Bridge St., Chippewa Falls

Cost: FREE

Age: 21+

7-9pm Tue. May. 14

Amp Quiz Trivia at Sammy'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.

Sammy's Pizza 2812 London Rd, Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: 21+

7-9pm Tue. May. 14

Amp Quiz Trivia at Eau Galle Grille

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.

Eau Galle Grill & Saloon N383 County Road D, Eau Galle

Cost: FREE

Age: 21+

7-10pm Tue. May. 14

Poker Night

Play your cards right and win some free beer! The Growler Guys hosts a 10 week Texas Hold'em tournament. The winner of each week will advance to the Tournament of Champions game. Participation is given on a first come first serve basis with a 20 player max.

The Growler Guys 2832 London Road, Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: 21+

7:30pm Tue. May. 14

Open Mic Night at The Plus

Each week, a different artist will host and lead off the evening with 20 minutes of their work. Following the performance, open mic begins. Whether it is music, comedy, sketch, live readings, poetry, acting, improv. All are welcomed.

The Plus 208 S. Barstow St, Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

Ongoing Events For 05/14/2019

karaoke/DJ, galleries, classes, etc

Play & Learn

Every Tuesday, Thursday until Dec. 20, 9:30-11:30am; Every Tuesday, Thursday until Dec. 19, 9:30-11:30am

Eau Claire Area Memory Café

2nd Tuesdays 9:30-11:30am • Chippewa Valley Museum Auditorium, Carson Park // 4th Monday 1:30-3:30pm • St. John’s Lutheran Church 1804 Highland Avenue Eau Claire

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