Friday, Aug. 23rd, 2019

5-7pm Fri. Aug. 23

Anti-Bullying Seminar

Research shows that bullying peaks in the 5th, 6th and 7th grades. The goal of this program is to minimize the effects of predatory behavior in grade school and middle school-aged children. This will be accomplished through role playing, small group discussions and empathy training.

Visit Eau Claire Experience Center (Inside the Pablo Center) 128 Graham Ave., Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: 5 yrs and up

7:30-9:30pm Fri. Aug. 23

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

Monday, Aug. 26th, 2019

5-7pm Mon. Aug. 26

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+

6-8pm Mon. Aug. 26

Auditions for The Menomonie Singers

The Menomonie Singers is auditioning for all parts in UW-Stout's choir room. Singers will do range check, some tonal memory, some sightreading, and showcase a simple song like Happy Birthday. Rehearsals start Sep 9 for fall season.

UW-Stout Applied Arts Rm 315 415 13th Ave. E., Menomonie

Age: 18+

Tuesday, Aug. 27th, 2019

1-3pm Tue. Aug. 27

Dunn Dulcimers

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

Christ Lutheran Church 1306 Wilcox St., Menomonie

Wednesday, Aug. 28th, 2019

6-9pm Wed. Aug. 28

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

6-7:30pm Wed. Aug. 28

QPR Training (Suicide Prevention)

Learn the 3 steps anyone can take to help prevent suicide. Question, Persuade, & Refer. It's time to talk about suicide prevention. Register by phone or online.

Augusta Memorial Public Library 113 North Stone St, Augusta

Cost: FREE

Age: Ages 11+

Thursday, Aug. 29th, 2019

1-4pm Thu. Aug. 29

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

Friday, Aug. 30th, 2019

7:30-9:30pm Fri. Aug. 30

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, Aug. 31st, 2019

1-2pm Sat. Aug. 31

WFPB Chippewa Valley Planted & EC Veg Meetup

If you’re interested in whole food plant-based eating (WFPB) for health and the planet, or would like to know more about this lifestyle, join this group.

River Prairie Park 1419 Front Porch Place, Altoona

Cost: Free

Age: All Ages

Monday, Sep. 2nd, 2019

6pm Mon. Sep. 2

Clearwater Quilters Guild

New members are always welcome. Call for more information.

Christ Church Cathedral 510 S. Farwell St., Eau Claire

7:30-10pm Mon. Sep. 2

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, Sep. 3rd, 2019

1-3pm Tue. Sep. 3

Dunn Dulcimers

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

Christ Lutheran Church 1306 Wilcox St., Menomonie

Thursday, Sep. 5th, 2019

1-4pm Thu. Sep. 5

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

2-3:30pm Thu. Sep. 5

Powerful Tools for Caregivers

This 6 week program is designed to teach caregivers tools to reduce stress, communicate effectively, set goals, solve problems and care for self while caring for others. Participants age in range and include spouses, adult children and friends caring for others.

Community Services Building of Dunn County 3001 Hwy 12/29 E, Room 100, Menomonie

Cost: FREE

Age: 18+

7-8pm Thu. Sep. 5

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, Sep. 6th, 2019

7:30-9:30pm Fri. Sep. 6

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

Monday, Sep. 9th, 2019

5-7pm Mon. Sep. 9

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+

7:30-10pm Mon. Sep. 9

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, Sep. 10th, 2019

10-11am Tue. Sep. 10

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

noon-1pm Tue. Sep. 10

Lunch & Learn Seminar: Ticketing with Volume One

Are you planning an event or fundraiser and looking for a free and easy way to sell tickets? Volume One Tickets is the Chippewa Valley's community event ticket source and we want to help you sell tickets to your next event. This seminar is geared towards local non-profits but all event organizers are welcome to attend.

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

1-3pm Tue. Sep. 10

Dunn Dulcimers

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

Christ Lutheran Church 1306 Wilcox St., Menomonie

2-4pm Tue. Sep. 10

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

5:30pm Tue. Sep. 10

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

5:30-6:30pm Tue. Sep. 10

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

Wednesday, Sep. 11th, 2019

6-9pm Wed. Sep. 11

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

Thursday, Sep. 12th, 2019

8:30am-4pm Thu. Sep. 12

Compliance to Commitment-Empowering Others to be Their Best

Learn how to create an organizational culture that sets you and your team up for success. This elective course provides a comprehensive strategy that enables others to become more capable leaders who inspire commitment and become valuable assets.

Holiday Inn South 4751 Owen Ayres Court, Eau Claire

Cost: $600

1-4pm Thu. Sep. 12

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

2-3:30pm Thu. Sep. 12

Powerful Tools for Caregivers

This 6 week program is designed to teach caregivers tools to reduce stress, communicate effectively, set goals, solve problems and care for self while caring for others. Participants age in range and include spouses, adult children and friends caring for others.

Community Services Building of Dunn County 3001 Hwy 12/29 E, Room 100, Menomonie

Cost: FREE

Age: 18+

7pm Thu. Sep. 12

Suzy Hamilton, 3-Time Olympian on Living with Bipolar Disorder

Hamilton seeks to educate and raise awareness of what untreated bipolar disorder can look like. Her goal is to show that management, recovery and a quality life can be achieved with proper diagnosis, medications, therapy and support.

Mayo Clinic Health Systems 1221 Whipple St., Eau Claire

Friday, Sep. 13th, 2019

8:30am-4pm Fri. Sep. 13

Compliance to Commitment-Empowering Others to be Their Best

Learn how to create an organizational culture that sets you and your team up for success. This elective course provides a comprehensive strategy that enables others to become more capable leaders who inspire commitment and become valuable assets.

Holiday Inn South 4751 Owen Ayres Court, Eau Claire

Cost: $600

6-8pm Fri. Sep. 13

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. Sep. 13

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, Sep. 14th, 2019

10-11am Sat. Sep. 14

Bulbs: Do's and Don'ts

Master Gardener Jeannie Chromey will talk about planting and maintaining your bulb garden in this free class.

Augusta Memorial Public Library 113 North Stone St, Augusta

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

Monday, Sep. 16th, 2019

7:30-10pm Mon. Sep. 16

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, Sep. 17th, 2019

1-3pm Tue. Sep. 17

Dunn Dulcimers

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

Christ Lutheran Church 1306 Wilcox St., Menomonie

Wednesday, Sep. 18th, 2019

8:30am-4pm Wed. Sep. 18

Assertive Communication Strategies for Women

Explore some of the reasons why this is the case and share strategies that will help women improve upon their assertiveness skills. Draw from academic research and the collective experience of those in the program (including men, who are welcome).

Holiday Inn South 4751 Owen Ayres Court, Eau Claire

Cost: $299

11:45am-1pm Wed. Sep. 18

Women With Purpose: Melissa Schultz

Melissa Schultz, is a serial entrepreneur, who started Alpha Omega Professional Services, a virtual assistant business, 24 years ago at a time when cell phones barely existed and it was still common to have dial-up internet.

Eagle's Club 2588 Hallie Rd., Chippewa Falls

Cost: $10

6-7:30pm Wed. Sep. 18

Self Publishing from A to Z

Have you been creating your own world or preserving your thoughts for the future? If you’ve thought about publishing your work and want to know what options you have, come learn the ins and outs of the publishing process.

Centennial Hall, Room 1204 1698 Park Avenue, Eau Claire

Cost: $99 early registration, $119 standard

Thursday, Sep. 19th, 2019

10am-4pm Thu. Sep. 19

Advance Portrait Drawing: A Two-Day Workshop with Devona Brodt

Students will learn to set up a drawing of a portrait and how to create an accurate line drawing of the image. They will receive individualized instruction on shading, blending, highlighting, and other techniques to create a like-like portrait drawing in graphite. Bring an 8x10, black and white print of a portrait you wish to draw.

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

Cost: $160

Age: All Ages

1-4pm Thu. Sep. 19

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

2-3:30pm Thu. Sep. 19

Powerful Tools for Caregivers

This 6 week program is designed to teach caregivers tools to reduce stress, communicate effectively, set goals, solve problems and care for self while caring for others. Participants age in range and include spouses, adult children and friends caring for others.

Community Services Building of Dunn County 3001 Hwy 12/29 E, Room 100, Menomonie

Cost: FREE

Age: 18+

7-8pm Thu. Sep. 19

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, Sep. 20th, 2019

7:30-9:30pm Fri. Sep. 20

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

Monday, Sep. 23rd, 2019

5-7pm Mon. Sep. 23

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+

7:30-10pm Mon. Sep. 23

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, Sep. 24th, 2019

1-3pm Tue. Sep. 24

Dunn Dulcimers

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

Christ Lutheran Church 1306 Wilcox St., Menomonie

Wednesday, Sep. 25th, 2019

6-9pm Wed. Sep. 25

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

6-7:30pm Wed. Sep. 25

Self Publishing from A to Z

Have you been creating your own world or preserving your thoughts for the future? If you’ve thought about publishing your work and want to know what options you have, come learn the ins and outs of the publishing process.

Centennial Hall, Room 1204 1698 Park Avenue, Eau Claire

Cost: $99 early registration, $119 standard

Thursday, Sep. 26th, 2019

Thu. Sep. 26

ParaNomiCon - The Premiere Paranormal Event of the Upper Midwest

Enjoy the mystery of the unknown? Want to have a paranormal experience in a beautiful, haunted theater? Learn about Ufology, Cryptozoology, Mothman, and other paranormal experiences from local and national paranormal experts. 2 days, 2 investigations, 50 vendors, 9 speakers including headliner Grant Wilson.

Mabel Tainter Center for the Arts 205 Main St. E, Menomonie

Cost: Admission information online

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