Thursday, Mar. 7th, 2019

9:30-11am Thu. Mar. 7

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

noon-3pm Thu. Mar. 7

Paint and Draw with Schaefer-Miles

Paint and Draw with Schaefer/Miles. Beginners to Advanced. With or without your own supplies. Learn techniques and mediums while creating in your own style. Take one class or many.

Artisan Forge Studios 1106 Mondovi Road, Eau Claire

Cost: $40

Age: Student and Adult

1-4pm Thu. Mar. 7

West Wisconsin Wood Carvers Guild

All carvers are welcome to come and carve and share ideas. Learning kits available for those who would like to learn.

Chippewa Falls Masonic Center 650 Bridgewater Avenue, Chippewa Falls

Cost: Annual membership: $15

4-7pm Thu. Mar. 7

Paint and Draw with Schaefer-Miles

Paint and Draw with Schaefer/Miles. Beginners to Advanced. With or without your own supplies. Learn techniques and mediums while creating in your own style. Take one class or many.

Artisan Forge Studios 1106 Mondovi Road, Eau Claire

Cost: $40

Age: Student and Adult

7-8pm Thu. Mar. 7

Chippewa Valley Toastmasters

Toastmasters is a non-profit educational organization that teaches public speaking and leadership skills in a supportive environment. Guests are always welcome, membership available.

Mayo Health Clinic - Luther Hospital, Room 11103 1221 Whipple St, Eau Claire

Cost: FREE for 1st time guests

Age: 16+

Friday, Mar. 8th, 2019

8:30am-4pm Fri. Mar. 8

Supervisor Training: Learning to Lead

Good leaders continually look for new ways to learn in order for themselves and their teams to be successful. Learning to Lead will challenge and inspire you whether you’ve been in a leadership role for a long time or you’ve recently taken on such a position.

Holiday Inn South 4751 Owen Ayres Court, Eau Claire

Cost: $600

6-8pm Fri. Mar. 8

Monthly Pagan Circle - Calen Sidhevair of Westernesste

You are invited to the Nesste gathering of Calen Sidhevair. Discuss some basic components of ritual and create a circle for a Water Sharing, an affirmation of our connectedness with each other, the Earth, and the celebration of Life.

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

Cost: Good Will Donation

Age: 18+

7:30-9:30pm Fri. Mar. 8

Eau Claire International Folk Dancers

A weekly recreational international dance group where you dance the dances of many lands. Come and join us whenever you like. No partners necessary. Wear comfortable clothes and soft-soled, non-marking clean shoes. First Fridays of the month are specialized for beginners.

YMCA Fitness Center 206 Emery St., Eau Claire

Cost: Usually $2/night; more if live music

Saturday, Mar. 9th, 2019

8am-1pm Sat. Mar. 9

Winter Banding Demo

Join the Beaver Creek bird banders for a bird banding demonstration. This is a great opportunity to see some of the birds that visit feeders on a cold winter day up close and personal. Learn about bird identification, bird behavior, what to feed birds, and why we band them.

Citizen Science Center - Beaver Creek Reserve S1 Hwy K, Fall Creek

Cost: Donation

8-10am Sat. Mar. 9

Distance Running

All levels are welcome, but this class is specifically designed for anyone, at any level, interested in running a half or full marathon. Provides you with the training tools to help you on this 14-week journey. Attend either the Tuesday morning or evening lecture, and training runs are on Saturdays.

UWEC McPhee Strength & Performance Center 509 University Drive, Eau Claire

Cost: $149

Age: All Ages

10am Sat. Mar. 9

Baskets, Brunch & Boutique

Enjoy a delicious brunch in the greenhouse, then create your own hanging basket. The greenhouse pros will guide you in choosing baby plants, and then care for the baskets until they are ready to go outside. You'll also receive a coupon for the Mustard Seed Boutique for use that weekend only.

Down To Earth Garden Center 6025 Arndt Ln., Eau Claire

Cost: $60/person; registration required

11am-1pm Sat. Mar. 9

Citizens Climate Lobby Meeting

A nonpartisan, nonprofit organization that can empower you to become an advocate for a livable world. Thousands of volunteers speak powerfully to their elected officials, the news media and their local communities to help stabilize the climate and boost the economy with a carbon fee and dividend that is simple, fair and market friendly.

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

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

1:30-4:30pm Sat. Mar. 9

Paint and Draw with Schaefer-Miles

Paint and Draw with Schaefer/Miles. Beginners to Advanced. With or without your own supplies. Learn techniques and mediums while creating in your own style. Take one class or many.

Artisan Forge Studios 1106 Mondovi Road, Eau Claire

Cost: $40

Age: Student and Adult

Sunday, Mar. 10th, 2019

noon-2:30pm Sun. Mar. 10

CPR Certify Eau Claire

CPR Certify Eau Claire is a community movement with the goal of sharing life-saving CPR & AED use, as well as, emergency choking procedures for Adults, Children, and Infants. This course is taught by Licensed Paramedics and State Certified EMS Instructors. Lunch provided.

Spirit Lutheran Church 1310 Main St, Eau Claire

Cost: $35

4-6pm Sun. Mar. 10

Shire of Shattered Oak (SCA) Meetings

The Shire of Shattered Oak is a local chapter of the Society for Creative Anachronism. The SCA is an international organization dedicated to researching and re-creating the arts and skills of pre-17th-century Europe. Members, dressed in clothing of the Middle Ages attend events which feature tournaments, royal courts, feasts, dancing, various classes & workshops, and more.

Banbury Place, Building 17 800 Wisconsin St., Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

Monday, Mar. 11th, 2019

7:30-10pm Mon. Mar. 11

Eau Claire - Area Game Developers

Join local game developers in playtesting each other's digital and analog games while discussing game design and development. Open to everyone regardless of background or experience.

D20 Gaming LLC 2158 EastRidge Center, Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

Tuesday, Mar. 12th, 2019

7-7:50am Tue. Mar. 12

Distance Running

All levels are welcome, but this class is specifically designed for anyone, at any level, interested in running a half or full marathon. Provides you with the training tools to help you on this 14-week journey. Attend either the Tuesday morning or evening lecture, and training runs are on Saturdays.

UWEC McPhee Strength & Performance Center 509 University Drive, Eau Claire

Cost: $149

Age: All Ages

10-11am Tue. Mar. 12

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. During this educational presentation 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

12:30-4pm Tue. Mar. 12

Training Tuesday AHA Healthcare Provider CPR Class

American Heart Association (AHA) Healthcare Provider Initial or Refresher CPR for the Professional. Students receive a course completion card that is valid for 2 years. Maximum of 6 Students per Class with a Minimum of 3 Students. Please Reserve your seat online

Life Safety Training Center 2425 Seymour Road, Eau Claire

Cost: $75 per Student

Age: 18 and Up

1-3pm Tue. Mar. 12

Dunn Dulcimers

All ages, all skill levels, and all string instruments welcome.

Christ Lutheran Church 1306 Wilcox St., Menomonie

2-4pm Tue. Mar. 12

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

5:30-6:20pm Tue. Mar. 12

Distance Running

All levels are welcome, but this class is specifically designed for anyone, at any level, interested in running a half or full marathon. Provides you with the training tools to help you on this 14-week journey. Attend either the Tuesday morning or evening lecture, and training runs are on Saturdays.

UWEC McPhee Strength & Performance Center 509 University Drive, Eau Claire

Cost: $149

Age: All Ages

5:30-6:30pm Tue. Mar. 12

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. During this educational presentation 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

6-8:45pm Tue. Mar. 12

Entrepreneurial Training Program

The sessions are designed to help people learn the fundamentals of small business start-up, management and how to create a business plan.

UW-Eau Claire Human Sciences and Services Building 239 Water St, Eau Claire

Cost: $250 (after scholarship applied)

Age: All Ages

6-8pm Tue. Mar. 12

March Maintenance Madness at SHIFT

Learn how to keep your bike in tip-top shape. The weekly series covers different sections of the bicycle so by the end of the month you'll be able to perform basic repairs at home. Classes include a free beer or coffee and a small gift related to each topic. Attendees receive 10% off all March purchases.

SHIFT Cyclery & Coffee Bar 615 Graham Avenue, Eau Claire

Cost: $25 per class, or $80 for all 4 classes

7-8pm Tue. Mar. 12

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+

Wednesday, Mar. 13th, 2019

9:30-11am Wed. Mar. 13

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

2-3pm Wed. Mar. 13

Become a Dementia Friend

2,000+ people are living with Alzheimer's disease or other type of dementia in Eau Claire County. Help tackle the stigma and lack of understanding around dementia and learn about the small ways you can help. Dementia Friends is a global initiative, and you can make a difference.

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

Cost: FREE

Age: Adults

6-9pm Wed. Mar. 13

West Wisconsin Wood Carvers Guild

All carvers are welcome to come and carve and share ideas. Learning kits available for those who would like to learn.

L.E. Phillips Senior Center 1616 Bellinger St., Eau Claire

Cost: Annual membership: $15

6-7pm Wed. Mar. 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 Wednesdays the group meets for a burger night out.

Brickhouse Pub & Grub - Bar & Banquet Hall 2233 Birch St, Eau Claire

Age: 50+

Thursday, Mar. 14th, 2019

9:30-11am Thu. Mar. 14

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

noon-3pm Thu. Mar. 14

Paint and Draw with Schaefer-Miles

Paint and Draw with Schaefer/Miles. Beginners to Advanced. With or without your own supplies. Learn techniques and mediums while creating in your own style. Take one class or many.

Artisan Forge Studios 1106 Mondovi Road, Eau Claire

Cost: $40

Age: Student and Adult

1-4pm Thu. Mar. 14

West Wisconsin Wood Carvers Guild

All carvers are welcome to come and carve and share ideas. Learning kits available for those who would like to learn.

Chippewa Falls Masonic Center 650 Bridgewater Avenue, Chippewa Falls

Cost: Annual membership: $15

4-7pm Thu. Mar. 14

Paint and Draw with Schaefer-Miles

Paint and Draw with Schaefer/Miles. Beginners to Advanced. With or without your own supplies. Learn techniques and mediums while creating in your own style. Take one class or many.

Artisan Forge Studios 1106 Mondovi Road, Eau Claire

Cost: $40

Age: Student and Adult

Friday, Mar. 15th, 2019

7:30-9:30pm Fri. Mar. 15

Eau Claire International Folk Dancers

A weekly recreational international dance group where you dance the dances of many lands. Come and join us whenever you like. No partners necessary. Wear comfortable clothes and soft-soled, non-marking clean shoes. First Fridays of the month are specialized for beginners.

YMCA Fitness Center 206 Emery St., Eau Claire

Cost: Usually $2/night; more if live music

Saturday, Mar. 16th, 2019

8-10am Sat. Mar. 16

Distance Running

All levels are welcome, but this class is specifically designed for anyone, at any level, interested in running a half or full marathon. Provides you with the training tools to help you on this 14-week journey. Attend either the Tuesday morning or evening lecture, and training runs are on Saturdays.

UWEC McPhee Strength & Performance Center 509 University Drive, Eau Claire

Cost: $149

Age: All Ages

8:30-11:30am Sat. Mar. 16

Beginning Bird Identification

You’ll discover the amazing diversity of birds that the Chippewa Valley has to offer. Each of the three field outings will focus on a separate bird population specific to the Chippewa Valley area: winter and permanent resident birds, migrant waterfowl, and summer resident songbirds.

UW-Eau Claire Phillips Hall 105 Garfield Ave., Eau Claire

Cost: $119

9am-5pm Sat. Mar. 16

Sport horse In Hand Master Class

Taught by USDF Silver Medalist & National Champion Cathryn Bauer, trainer & owner of Pleasant Valley Sport Horses. Begins with a group lecture on the basics of Sport horse in Hand, how it is judged, proper turn out, etiquette & the difference between a hunter & dressage type sport horse. 15min individual sessions.

Red Tail Arabians N6093 840th St, Elk Mound

Cost: One horse/Handler cost is $70; 2nd handler $35; Auditors are welcome at $10 each

Age: Ages 8+

11am-12:30pm Sat. Mar. 16

Hydrangeas 101

Hydrangeas are a favorite subject amongst gardeners, and there are some great varieties available that will truly prosper in our northern gardens. Join Master Gardener Marilyn Saffert to learn more about selecting, planting, and caring for these beautiful blooming bushes. No registration is required.

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

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

1:30-4:30pm Sat. Mar. 16

Paint and Draw with Schaefer-Miles

Paint and Draw with Schaefer/Miles. Beginners to Advanced. With or without your own supplies. Learn techniques and mediums while creating in your own style. Take one class or many.

Artisan Forge Studios 1106 Mondovi Road, Eau Claire

Cost: $40

Age: Student and Adult

2-3:30pm Sat. Mar. 16

Hydrangeas 101

Hydrangeas are a favorite subject amongst gardeners, and there are some great varieties available that will truly prosper in our northern gardens. Join Master Gardener Marilyn Saffert to learn more about selecting, planting, and caring for these beautiful blooming bushes. No registration is required.

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

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

Sunday, Mar. 17th, 2019

noon-2:30pm Sun. Mar. 17

CPR Certify Eau Claire

CPR Certify Eau Claire is a community movement with the goal of sharing life-saving CPR & AED use, as well as, emergency choking procedures for Adults, Children, and Infants. This course is taught by Licensed Paramedics and State Certified EMS Instructors. Lunch provided.

Spirit Lutheran Church 1310 Main St, Eau Claire

Cost: $35

Monday, Mar. 18th, 2019

7:30-10pm Mon. Mar. 18

Eau Claire - Area Game Developers

Join local game developers in playtesting each other's digital and analog games while discussing game design and development. Open to everyone regardless of background or experience.

D20 Gaming LLC 2158 EastRidge Center, Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

Tuesday, Mar. 19th, 2019

7-7:50am Tue. Mar. 19

Distance Running

All levels are welcome, but this class is specifically designed for anyone, at any level, interested in running a half or full marathon. Provides you with the training tools to help you on this 14-week journey. Attend either the Tuesday morning or evening lecture, and training runs are on Saturdays.

UWEC McPhee Strength & Performance Center 509 University Drive, Eau Claire

Cost: $149

Age: All Ages

1-3pm Tue. Mar. 19

Dunn Dulcimers

All ages, all skill levels, and all string instruments welcome.

Christ Lutheran Church 1306 Wilcox St., Menomonie

5:30-6:20pm Tue. Mar. 19

Distance Running

All levels are welcome, but this class is specifically designed for anyone, at any level, interested in running a half or full marathon. Provides you with the training tools to help you on this 14-week journey. Attend either the Tuesday morning or evening lecture, and training runs are on Saturdays.

UWEC McPhee Strength & Performance Center 509 University Drive, Eau Claire

Cost: $149

Age: All Ages

5:30-9:30pm Tue. Mar. 19

Training Tuesday Pediatric CPR/AED and First Aid (Refresher)

This class in designed toward families or Daycare Instructors. Students receive a course completion card valid for 2 years. Min 6 Max 12. Register online.

Life Safety Training Center 2425 Seymour Road, Eau Claire

Cost: $55

Age: 15+

5:30-8:30pm Tue. Mar. 19

Career Planning and Time Management

Local artist CV Peterson will help you figure out where you want to be both professionally and artistically. Learn how to develop a career plan to achieve your career goals. Learn about data and time management tools that can help keep you on track to reaching your goals.

Pablo Center at the Confluence 120 Graham Avenue, Eau Claire

Cost: $35

6-7pm Tue. Mar. 19

Health Online: Finding Information You Can Trust

Participants will be provided with an iPad to use during the workshop, but are welcome to bring their own laptop or tablet to use instead. The program will include a light meal. Registration is required. Register online.

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

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

6-8:45pm Tue. Mar. 19

Entrepreneurial Training Program

The sessions are designed to help people learn the fundamentals of small business start-up, management and how to create a business plan.

UW-Eau Claire Human Sciences and Services Building 239 Water St, Eau Claire

Cost: $250 (after scholarship applied)

Age: All Ages

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