Sunday, Jan. 21st, 2018

10-11am Sun. Jan. 21

Sunday Service: “Showing Up” The Rev. Julianne Lepp

Cornel West said, “Never forget that justice is what love looks like in public.” Sometimes the greatest action we can perform is showing up, giving our presence and voice to something we believe in. That isn’t just being present for events like marches, but showing up for the people that need us most in our lives and society.

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

1-4pm Sun. Jan. 21

The Paint Shack

Enjoy a fun time painting made easy and exciting. A talented social artist will instruct you step by step through recreating the featured painting. Paint on canvas, wood, bags, glasses, and more.

The Paint Shack 2524 Golf Road Suite 2c, Eau Claire

Cost: $10-40

Age: All Ages

2-4pm Sun. Jan. 21

Clear Water Fiber Guild

The Clearwater Fiber Guild meets the third Sunday of each month at the Chippewa Valley Museum. Comprised of individuals who share a passion for spinning raw fibers into yarn, the guild also arranges occasional field trips and offers demonstrations. Visitors are welcome.

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

Monday, Jan. 22nd, 2018

10am-2pm Mon. Jan. 22

Mason Jar Herb Class

Grow your own herbs! Bring your own mason jars or jars available to purchase. Glass rock, potting mix, chalk paint and herb seeds will be provided. While the chalk paint dries we can talk about cooking and medicinal uses of herbs. There will be recipe cards to take home and delicious samples to enjoy.

Green Oasis Gardens 1403 122nd Street, Chippewa Falls

Cost: $10-15

Age: All Ages

6-8pm Mon. Jan. 22

Cyber Security Gathering - ECInfoSec

An exciting Eau Claire Meetup dedicated to Cyber Security, Hacking, and all things Information Security. Ethical Hacker and Penetration Tester Sam Gibson will be presenting on "Pivoting and Privilege Escalation in Windows Environments". Mingling starts at 6pm. Presentation at 6:30pm.

The Plus 208 S. Barstow St, Eau Claire

Cost: FREE (Pizza buffet is $5)

Age: All Ages

6:30-9pm Mon. Jan. 22

Eau Claire County Sheriff's Office Citizen Academy

Designed to familiarize participants with various aspects of local law enforcement, such as administrative procedures, various police procedures, as well as guiding principles of law and conduct, which govern the delivery of police services.

Eau Claire County Law Enforcement Center 721 Oxford Ave #1400, Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: 18+

6:30-8pm Mon. Jan. 22

Beginning Sign Language 1

Did you know sign language is the third most widely used non-English language in the U.S.? Whether you have little or no experience in sign language, knowing the basics can be an invaluable skill. This program is a great place to start. You will learn the fundamentals of conversation, letters of the alphabet, and gain insight into Deaf Culture and hard of hearing community.

UW Eau Claire Campus 105 Garfield Avenue, Eau Claire

Cost: $99

Age: 16+

7-8:30pm Mon. Jan. 22

Experience the Sound Of Soul

Experience the Sound of Soul. You’re invited to chant HU, contemplate for a bit, and then enjoy a spirit disc. Spiritual discussion and light refreshments afterward. Discover your inner guidance, healing for body, mind, and spirit, and a higher form of creativity by chanting the sacred sound of HU.

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

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

Tuesday, Jan. 23rd, 2018

8am-5pm Tue. Jan. 23

ExporTech: An Export Acceleration System

ExporTech was designed specifically for manufacturers that need innovative ways to grow, and see international sales as part of the answer.

CVTC West Campus, Energy Education Center 4000 Campus Road, Eau Claire

Cost: For cost information See Program Website

Age: 18+

10am-2pm Tue. Jan. 23

Mason Jar Herb Class

Grow your own herbs! Bring your own mason jars or jars available to purchase. Glass rock, potting mix, chalk paint and herb seeds will be provided. While the chalk paint dries we can talk about cooking and medicinal uses of herbs. There will be recipe cards to take home and delicious samples to enjoy.

Green Oasis Gardens 1403 122nd Street, Chippewa Falls

Cost: $10-15

Age: All Ages

10am-2pm Tue. Jan. 23

Rug Hooking Guild

The Tree City Guild Rug Hook Crafters meet weekly on Tuesdays at the Chippewa Valley Museum. Rug hook crafters use a cutter to prepare strips of material, mainly wool, which are then hooked to monk's cloth set on a frame. The Tree City Guild welcomes new members.

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

11am-1pm Tue. Jan. 23

Non-Profit Roundtable | Best HR Practices for Non-Profits

In this session, attendees will learn about the increasing challenges with classifying workers as independent contractors as opposed to employees, best steps to minimize sexual harassment in the workplace, and how to effectively manage employee turnover.

Holiday Inn South 4751 Owen Ayres Court, Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

1-3pm Tue. Jan. 23

Dunn Dulcimers

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

Christ Lutheran Church 1306 Wilcox St., Menomonie

3:30-5:30pm Tue. Jan. 23

Literacy Chippewa Valley Open Learning

Any adult interested in pursuing a specific literacy goal, be it obtaining their GED, increasing their reading comprehension, or improving their math or computer skils, is welcome to attend. After the initial intake and assessment, Literacy Volunteers staff work with students on their educational goals.

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

Cost: FREE

6-8:30pm Tue. Jan. 23

Healthy Eating with Spanish Tapas

Tapas are essentially appetizers, small bites, shareables - and creating a table full of them is an easy and low-stress way to eat healthfully in the new year. The recipes are not complicated and the flavors are big.

Forage 930 Galloway St., Building 13, Suite 212, Eau Claire

Cost: $60

6:30-8:30pm Tue. Jan. 23

The Paint Shack

Enjoy a fun time painting made easy and exciting. A talented social artist will instruct you step by step through recreating the featured painting. Paint on canvas, wood, bags, glasses, and more.

The Paint Shack 2524 Golf Road Suite 2c, Eau Claire

Cost: $10-40

Age: All Ages

7-9pm Tue. Jan. 23

Chippewa Valley Community Chorus - Spring Concert Rehearsals

The Chippewa Valley Community Chorus, under the direction of Cathy Reitz, will rehearse on Tuesdays. The concert dates are Saturday March 10 at 7pm and Sunday March 11 at 2pm. Join if you enjoy singing with a choir and performing (no memorization required).

Chippewa Valley Cultural Association Heyde Center for the Arts 3 S High St, Chippewa Falls

Cost: $25 Membership Fee

Wednesday, Jan. 24th, 2018

10am-2pm Wed. Jan. 24

Mason Jar Herb Class

Grow your own herbs! Bring your own mason jars or jars available to purchase. Glass rock, potting mix, chalk paint and herb seeds will be provided. While the chalk paint dries we can talk about cooking and medicinal uses of herbs. There will be recipe cards to take home and delicious samples to enjoy.

Green Oasis Gardens 1403 122nd Street, Chippewa Falls

Cost: $10-15

Age: All Ages

2-5pm Wed. Jan. 24

Art Classes Artisan Forge Studio

Art Classes at Artisan Forge Studio with Schaefer Miles Painting Drawing Adult and Teen Learn painting and drawing techniques. Work at your own pace. Novice and Advanced. This is your creative time. Paint and Draw with the Artists.

Artisan Forge Studios 1106 Mondovi Road, Eau Claire

Cost: Four Classes $140 or One class for $40

Age: Adult and Teen

6-8pm Wed. Jan. 24

Art Classes Artisan Forge Studio

Art Classes at Artisan Forge Studio with Schaefer Miles Painting Drawing Adult and Teen Learn painting and drawing techniques. Work at your own pace. Novice and Advanced. This is your creative time. Paint and Draw with the Artists.

Artisan Forge Studios 1106 Mondovi Road, Eau Claire

Cost: Four Classes $140 or One class for $40

Age: Adult and Teen

6-7pm Wed. Jan. 24

DIY: Fire Tonic

Blend herbs and spices to create your own spicy medicinal tonic! This traditional herbal remedy is made with an apple cider vinegar base, and supports immune and digestive health. Instructor: Kerri Kiernan

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

Cost: $15

Age: All Ages

7:30-9:45pm Wed. Jan. 24

Rumba Dance Lessons and Dancing

Rumba will be taught in this beginning and intermediate series on Wed nights. All dancers are welcome to attend. There will be a practice dance after the lesson. Casual attire.

Eau Claire Moose Lodge 3606 Curvue Rd, Eau Claire

Cost: $12 per person, $8 with student id

Thursday, Jan. 25th, 2018

9:30-11am Thu. Jan. 25

Stand in the Light Choir Rehearsals

People in the early to mid stages of memory loss, their care partners, and singing volunteers come together to share their love of music.

Lutheran Church of the Good Shepherd 1120 Cedar St., Eau Claire

Age: Adults

10am-2pm Thu. Jan. 25

Mason Jar Herb Class

Grow your own herbs! Bring your own mason jars or jars available to purchase. Glass rock, potting mix, chalk paint and herb seeds will be provided. While the chalk paint dries we can talk about cooking and medicinal uses of herbs. There will be recipe cards to take home and delicious samples to enjoy.

Green Oasis Gardens 1403 122nd Street, Chippewa Falls

Cost: $10-15

Age: All Ages

5-7pm Thu. Jan. 25

Language Exchange: Habla en la Cabra

Practice your second language with us, English or Spanish. We sip coffee and help each other practice conversational English and Spanish. Bring the family, all levels and ages are welcome. Brought to you by El Centro de Conexión de Chippewa Valley.

The Goat Coffee House 336 Water St., Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

6-7:30pm Thu. Jan. 25

Free Home Buyer Seminar

Brings together under one roof the experts you need when buying a home so you feel comfortable and confident about the home buying process. Your opportunity to learn about the importance of working with a buyer's agent, available home loan programs, the importance of a mortgage pre-approval, and buying vs. renting.

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

Cost: FREE

6:30pm Thu. Jan. 25

Around the Farm Table with Inga Witscher

Inga Witscher, a passionate diary farmer owns and operates a small organic dairy farm near Osseo, Wisconsin. After growing up on her family's dairy farm on the West Coast and making cheese on the East Coast, she is thrilled to now be in the middle of the country. She will be conducting an educational and entertaining cooking demonstration.

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

6:30-8pm Thu. Jan. 25

Gut Health for Weight Loss

A healthy digestive system begins in your gut. Sample products like kombucha & kefir and learn about the benefits of a healthy gut. Instructor: Katrina Robinson.

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

Cost: $15

Age: All Ages

6:45-8pm Thu. Jan. 25

Eau Claire Jazz Jam

A monthly, guided jam session led by one of Eau Claire’s top jazz musicians, Paul Brandt. Students of all abilities are welcome to attend and participate. Get your musical questions answered, make new friends, and taking your playing to the next level.

Eau Claire Music School 1620 Ohm Avenue, Eau Claire

Cost: $5, free for ECMS students

Age: 13+

Friday, Jan. 26th, 2018

10am-2pm Fri. Jan. 26

Mason Jar Herb Class

Grow your own herbs! Bring your own mason jars or jars available to purchase. Glass rock, potting mix, chalk paint and herb seeds will be provided. While the chalk paint dries we can talk about cooking and medicinal uses of herbs. There will be recipe cards to take home and delicious samples to enjoy.

Green Oasis Gardens 1403 122nd Street, Chippewa Falls

Cost: $10-15

Age: All Ages

2-5pm Fri. Jan. 26

Art Classes Artisan Forge Studio

Art Classes at Artisan Forge Studio with Schaefer Miles Painting Drawing Adult and Teen Learn painting and drawing techniques. Work at your own pace. Novice and Advanced. This is your creative time. Paint and Draw with the Artists.

Artisan Forge Studios 1106 Mondovi Road, Eau Claire

Cost: Four Classes $140 or One class for $40

Age: Adult and Teen

7:30-9:30pm Fri. Jan. 26

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

8-10pm Fri. Jan. 26

Eau Claire Woodworkers Meetup

Eau Claire area woodworkers are meeting up to chat, share tips/ticks, and otherwise just enjoy conversation about the shared craft.

Lazy Monk Brewing, LLC 97 West Madison Street, Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Saturday, Jan. 27th, 2018

9-10am Sat. Jan. 27

DIY: Fire Tonic

Blend herbs and spices to create your own spicy medicinal tonic! This traditional herbal remedy is made with an apple cider vinegar base, and supports immune and digestive health. Instructor: Kerri Kiernan

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

Cost: $15

Age: All Ages

10am-3pm Sat. Jan. 27

Sewing Class - Poolside Tote

Spend your Saturday creating Noodlehead's Poolside Tote during this class for confident to intermediate beginner sewers. Learn the ins and outs of creating this popular bag. Visit the shop or our website for details and to register.

Stitch Supply Co. 913 South Hillcrest Parkway, Altoona

Cost: $45

10am-4pm Sat. Jan. 27

Tea Cup Succulent Class

Fee includes two succulents, potting mix and decorative gravel for drainage. Create a charming succulent conversation piece to take home at the Oasis Tea Party. Bring your own tea cup or we will provide one to purchase ($5-$10)

Green Oasis Gardens 1403 122nd Street, Chippewa Falls

Cost: $10

Age: All Ages

10:30-11:30am Sat. Jan. 27

Nutrition Seminar Pre and Post Workout

Have you ever wondered what you should be eating pre and post workout? Brooke Weiss, Certified Nutritionist will tell you. Join us for an hour worth of valuable information on pre and post nutrition at Excite Wellness Studio in Chippewa Falls. Saturday January 27th at 10:30am. Bring a chair.

Excite! Wellness Studio 107 N. Bridge Street, Chippewa Falls

Cost: $5 per person

1-3pm Sat. Jan. 27

Make and Take: Wintery Watercolor Card

Julie Schaller will be here to show you how to create a winter scene on watercolor paper.She will show you how to start a project and some beginning watercolor techniques so that you can paint your own watercolor landscape.

Blue Boxer Arts 416 S Barstow Street, Eau Claire

Cost: $12

Age: Ages 12+

2-5pm Sat. Jan. 27

Art Classes Artisan Forge Studio

Art Classes at Artisan Forge Studio with Schaefer Miles Painting Drawing Adult and Teen Learn painting and drawing techniques. Work at your own pace. Novice and Advanced. This is your creative time. Paint and Draw with the Artists.

Artisan Forge Studios 1106 Mondovi Road, Eau Claire

Cost: Four Classes $140 or One class for $40

Age: Adult and Teen

3-5:30pm Sat. Jan. 27

Wearable Art

A 1.5 to 2-hour workshop with friends and wine as you create your own painted scarf and learn a little bit about textile art. Everything you need is provided to create a work of art - and you take your wearable art home at the end of the night.

Eau Claire Regional Arts Center 316 Eau Claire St., Eau Claire

Cost: $35/person

4-8pm Sat. Jan. 27

Menomonie Blue Caps Beer Event

Join the Menomonie Blue Caps in tapping a custom vintage beer made by Real Deal Beer. It will be a night of learning and celebration. Giveaways, live music by the Cutaways, & a history exhibit about the team. The Blue Caps are a vintage baseball team in Dunn County, established to educate the community about the origins of our national pastime.

Raw Deal 603 S. Broadway St., Menomonie

Sunday, Jan. 28th, 2018

10-11am Sun. Jan. 28

Sunday Service: “Social Justice Sunday” Kathy Ryder and Roseberline Porcenat

This Sunday service is sponsored by the Social Responsibility Committee. Visit to discuss how the population is affecting current climate and social trends. We will have a brief joining ceremony during the service to celebrate new members.

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

Monday, Jan. 29th, 2018

9am-4pm Mon. Jan. 29

Launching Your Food Truck Business

Learn about the culture of food trucks, requirements of your operational business plan, resources to help start a food truck business, develop a basic startup plan, food safety, and financial considerations.

UW-Eau Claire Continuing Education 103 Garfield Avenue, Eau Claire

Cost: $99

Age: All Ages

5-6pm Mon. Jan. 29

Thyroid Health Workshop

This workshop will explain the underlying symptoms of thyroid dysfunction. Alternative health care options will be discussed. Testing and evaluation will also be reviewed. Free health checks will be available to all who attend utilizing nutrition response testing. Seating for this workshop is limited.

Chippewa Valley Wellness 824 S Hastings Way, Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

6:30-9pm Mon. Jan. 29

Eau Claire County Sheriff's Office Citizen Academy

Designed to familiarize participants with various aspects of local law enforcement, such as administrative procedures, various police procedures, as well as guiding principles of law and conduct, which govern the delivery of police services.

Eau Claire County Law Enforcement Center 721 Oxford Ave #1400, Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: 18+

6:30-8pm Mon. Jan. 29

Beginning Sign Language 1

Did you know sign language is the third most widely used non-English language in the U.S.? Whether you have little or no experience in sign language, knowing the basics can be an invaluable skill. This program is a great place to start. You will learn the fundamentals of conversation, letters of the alphabet, and gain insight into Deaf Culture and hard of hearing community.

UW Eau Claire Campus 105 Garfield Avenue, Eau Claire

Cost: $99

Age: 16+

7-9pm Mon. Jan. 29

Confident Birth 8 Week Natural Birth Class

This 8 week natural childbirth class series is a great fit for any expectant couple due this spring. 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, and more.

Register for address, Altoona

Tuesday, Jan. 30th, 2018

10am-2pm Tue. Jan. 30

Rug Hooking Guild

The Tree City Guild Rug Hook Crafters meet weekly on Tuesdays at the Chippewa Valley Museum. Rug hook crafters use a cutter to prepare strips of material, mainly wool, which are then hooked to monk's cloth set on a frame. The Tree City Guild welcomes new members.

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

1-3pm Tue. Jan. 30

Dunn Dulcimers

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

Christ Lutheran Church 1306 Wilcox St., Menomonie

3:30-5:30pm Tue. Jan. 30

Literacy Chippewa Valley Open Learning

Any adult interested in pursuing a specific literacy goal, be it obtaining their GED, increasing their reading comprehension, or improving their math or computer skils, is welcome to attend. After the initial intake and assessment, Literacy Volunteers staff work with students on their educational goals.

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

Cost: FREE

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