Events For 02/18/2020

Tue. Feb. 18

Eau Claire Buddhist Study Group

Led by Lama Yeshe from the Hay River Buddhist Meditation Center in Ridgeland. 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

7-7:50am Tue. Feb. 18

Distance Running Course

While all adults interested in distance running are welcome, this class is specifically designed for anyone, at any level, interested in running a half or full marathon! This course will provide you with the training tools to help you on this 14-week journey that culminates at the finish line at the Eau Claire Marathon on May 3.

UW-Eau Claire Campus: McPhee Center 509 University Drive, Eau Claire

Cost: $149

Age: 18+

9:15-10:30am Tue. Feb. 18

Tuesday Morning Play 'N' Learn Playgroup

A free, fun, play-based learning and socializing experience that children ages 0-5 and parents (or grandparents, or caregivers!) can enjoy together.

Family Resource Center for Eau Claire County 4800 Golf Rd., Suite 450, Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: Children ages 0-5

9:30-10:30am Tue. Feb. 18

St. Mark Power Hour: Scoops of Blessings

Kids ages 0-5 and their caregivers are invited to this free program. Hear a Bible story, sing songs, make a craft and enjoy a snack. There is also lots of time to play.

St. Mark Lutheran Church and School 3307 State Street, Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: 0-5 and their caregivers

10:15am Tue. Feb. 18

Toddler Storytime

All storytimes feature an assortment of stories, rhymes, fingerplays, flannels, music, and movement. No registration is required.

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

Cost: FREE

Age: 2 and 3-year-olds and caregivers

10:30-11:30am Tue. Feb. 18

Ukulele Play-and-Learn

Learn ukulele by playing songs in a fun group setting. Each month will have a set of songs to share that are broken down into different levels of difficulty.

Eau Claire Music School 1620 Ohm Avenue, Eau Claire

Cost: $10 (Free for ECMS families)

10:30am-10:50pm Tue. Feb. 18

Little Learners Storytime

Short concept rich stories, singing, finger plays, puppets, movement and bubbles, all of which foster healthy brain development, enhance early language skills and nurture a love of reading in children.

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

Cost: FREE

Age: Birth - 3 and caregiver

11am-1pm Tue. Feb. 18

Lunch Break Open Skating

A great way to meet new friends and get some exercise.

Hobbs Ice Arena 915 Menomonie St., Eau Claire

Cost: $4 or City Pass (1 Punch)

Age: All Ages

11am-noon Tue. Feb. 18

The Young and the Restless

Got cabin fever? The Young and the Restless open indoor play time is an opportunity for kids to be active, develop motor skills, and make new friends. Ages 0-5 and their caregivers.

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

Cost: FREE

Age: Preschool & Caregivers

11am-1pm Tue. Feb. 18

Coffee & Coloring (Adult)

Adults of all ages are invited to color. All materials are provided.

Cadott Library 331 N Main St, Cadott

Cost: FREE

Age: 18+

11-11:30am Tue. Feb. 18

Growing Readers Storytime

Stories, songs, movement, and interactive learning activities that build pre-reading skills in your child, followed by an open activity/play period.

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

Cost: FREE

Age: Ages 3+

11:30am-12:15pm Tue. Feb. 18

Spanish Conversation Class

Come have a taco and learn Spanish with other adults. Lots of conversation and interaction.

La Misma Luna Supermarket and Resaurant 2824 London Rd, Eau Claire

Cost: $7

Age: All Ages

12:15-1pm Tue. Feb. 18

Spanish with Music Class

Spanish with Music and Movement. Join Miss Anita in the restaurant behind the Mexican tienda to sing, move, play instruments and games, hear a story and learn Spanish. Immerse your family in Spanish and learn together.

La Misma Luna Supermarket and Resaurant 2824 London Rd, Eau Claire

Cost: $7/week, $4/sibling

Age: Ages 3-12

2-3pm Tue. Feb. 18

Mindfulness Introduction

Practicing mindfulness means learning to live fully in the present moment and to observe your thoughts and feelings without judging them. This free hour long class is a combination of practice, instruction, and discussion in a supportive environment.

First Congregational UCC, Chapel 310 Broadway St., Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

3-7pm Tue. Feb. 18

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

5:15-6:15pm Tue. Feb. 18

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 and ignite the creativity in you.

Eau Claire YMCA 700 Graham Ave., Eau Claire

Cost: $40 members, $56 community

Age: Ages 7-10

5:30-6:15pm Tue. Feb. 18

Youth Yoga- Session 5

This class is designed to introduce children to the basics of yoga in a fun and exciting way whether they are a first time yogi or have previous experience. Pre-register through Altoona Parks and Recreation.

River Prairie Center 1445 Front Porch Place, Altoona

Cost: $15

Age: Age 5-8

5:30-7pm Tue. Feb. 18

Parent Cafe: "Coping With Big Emotions"

Join other caregivers for a FREE meal and a discussion about parenting joys and challenges. Discussing the big emotions that little people don't always know how to process, and the resulting behaviors that can sometimes inspire some pretty big emotions in parents, too. Child care is provided, along with dinner.

Family Resource Center for Eau Claire County 4800 Golf Rd., Suite 450, Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: Parents of children 0-8

5:30-6:20pm Tue. Feb. 18

Distance Running Course

While all adults interested in distance running are welcome, this class is specifically designed for anyone, at any level, interested in running a half or full marathon! This course will provide you with the training tools to help you on this 14-week journey that culminates at the finish line at the Eau Claire Marathon on May 3.

UW-Eau Claire Campus: McPhee Center 509 University Drive, Eau Claire

Cost: $149

Age: 18+

5:45-7:30pm Tue. Feb. 18

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 pages.

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

Cost: $20 monthly free will donation

Age: All Ages

6-8pm Tue. Feb. 18

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+

6-9pm Tue. Feb. 18

Ukulele Klub of Eau Claire (UKE)

All levels and ages of ukulele players (and listeners & singers) are welcome. Social hour begins at 6 pm, music starts at 7 pm. If you wish to lead a song, please bring at least 20 copies of the music to share.

Galloway Grille 409 Galloway St., Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

6-9pm Tue. Feb. 18

Open Mic & Musician Gathering at Bridgewater Pub

Every Tuesday enjoy live music with your dinner & drinks, hosted by Jeff White. Quality sound & lights. BYO instrument or just come listen. Discounted hotel rooms w/indoor pool on Tuesdays for open mic players.

Bridgewater Restaurant & Pub at The Avalon 1009 W. Park Ave, Chippewa Falls

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

6-7pm Tue. Feb. 18

Youth Self Defense: Session 4

This class covers various martial arts and their philosophies to empower people to reach a higher potential and gain the confidence to take on the world or defend themselves in dangerous situations.

River Prairie Center 1445 Front Porch Place, Altoona

Cost: $20

Age: Ages 8-15

6:15-7pm Tue. Feb. 18

Tween Yoga- Session 5

This class offers tweens an opportunity to safely learn about yoga through conversation, movement and pose alignment. Pre-register through Altoona Parks and Recreation.

River Prairie Center 1445 Front Porch Place, Altoona

Cost: $15

Age: 9-17

6:30-7:30pm Tue. Feb. 18

Explore! Junior STEM Institute

This program is 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.

Eau Claire YMCA 700 Graham Ave., Eau Claire

Cost: $40 members, $56 community

6:30-9:30pm Tue. Feb. 18

Country/Western Dance Lessons.

Beginner to Intermediate, 6:30 Couples lessons, singles welcome, 7:15 Line dance, Open dance until 9:30. 2-step, shuffle, waltz, polka, swing, etc.

Lilydale Dance Hall & Event Center 6346 County Highway N, Chippewa Falls

Cost: $5 per-person

Age: Ages 13+

6:30-8pm Tue. Feb. 18

Green New Deal for the Chippewa Valley

Feeling down about the climate crisis and societal inaction? Fight your existential despair by joining a discussion of what a Green New Deal could look like for the Chippewa Valley.

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

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

7-9pm Tue. Feb. 18

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. Feb. 18

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. Feb. 18

Dj Bingo at Westside Bar & Grill

A new spin on a classic game! Instead of calling numbers, they play songs. Free to play and you win prizes, including a progressive jackpot for the final blackout round that is added to every week.

Westside Bar & Grill 1807 N. Clairemont Ave., Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: 21+

7-9pm Tue. Feb. 18

An Evening with Lily DeTaeye

Spend the evening with Des Moines native and Americana recording artist, Lily DeTaeye. Bring your own food, drinks, blankets and chairs (some seating will be provided) for a cozy night in.

Galaudet Gallery LLC 618 South Farwell, Eau Claire

Cost: Donations

Age: All Ages

7-8pm Tue. Feb. 18

Adult Self Defense- Session 4

This class covers various martial arts and their philosophies to empower people to reach a higher potential and gain the confidence to take on the world or defend themselves in dangerous situations.

River Prairie Center 1445 Front Porch Place, Altoona

Cost: $20

Age: 16+

7-9pm Tue. Feb. 18

Winter Film Series: Joker

In Gotham City, mentally troubled comedian Arthur Fleck is disregarded and mistreated by society. He then embarks on a downward spiral of revolution and bloody crime. This path brings him face-to-face with his alter-ego: the Joker.

Menomonie Public Library 600 Wolske Bay Rd, Menomonie

Cost: FREE

Age: Rated R

7pm Tue. Feb. 18

50 Years of Rock n’ Roll in Wisconsin

Enjoy fun, first hand stories of Wisconsin’s rich band scene beginning in 1965 to present, as told by original members of Mourning Dayze. The band has played throughout the state traveled the country and were house band at Alpine Valley for 28 years.

The Volume One Gallery (Inside The Local Store) 205 N. Dewey St., Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

7:30-11pm Tue. Feb. 18

Open Mic Night at The Plus

See or join established and emerging artists in The Chippewa Valley. Each week, a different artist will host, and lead off the evening with 20 minutes of their work. Following the performance, open mic begins. Music, comedy, sketch, live readings, poetry, acting, and improv welcomed.

The Plus 208 S. Barstow St, Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

7:30pm Tue. Feb. 18

Pablo Center Film Series: Moulin Rouge

Set against the backdrop of bohemian Paris and the spectacular Moulin Rouge, an idealistic young writer falls in love with an ambitious but doomed showgirl who is caught between the hero and a ruthless duke. Baz Luhrmann’s masterpiece is a musical extravaganza, a love story, a tragedy and a triumph.

Pablo Center at the Confluence 120 Graham Avenue, Eau Claire

Cost: $7

Ongoing Events For 02/18/2020

karaoke/DJ, galleries, classes, etc

"Winter Life" Art Show

Every Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday 10am-5pm Friday 10am-6pm Saturday 10am-4pm until Feb. 28

Artology

Every Day until Mar. 14, 8:30am-10:30pm

Events with Tickets

tickets are available online

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