Tuesday, Jul. 17th, 2018

10am-2pm Tue. Jul. 17

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. Jul. 17

Dunn Dulcimers

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

Christ Lutheran Church 1306 Wilcox St., Menomonie

3:30-5:30pm Tue. Jul. 17

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

6-9pm Tue. Jul. 17

U.K.E. - Ukulele Klub of Eau Claire

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

6:30-7:30pm Tue. Jul. 17

Eau Claire Guitar Club

Looking to improve your playing? Want to learn more about chords, strumming, improvising, and musical styles? Join instructor Tim Litscher (Evergreen Grass Band) for the Eau Claire Guitar Club. Bring your favorite songs to share (rock, country, folk, etc.) and learn new songs from others, too.

Eau Claire Music School 1620 Ohm Avenue, Eau Claire

Cost: $5

Age: 12+

Wednesday, Jul. 18th, 2018

1-3pm Wed. Jul. 18

Knot Just Knitting - Crafting Group

Crafters are invited to bring their latest project and enjoy an afternoon of crafting and conversation with fellow artists. Meet new people, create new items, and even learn a thing or two. Quilt, knit, scrapbook, crochet, and more.

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

5:30-6:30pm Wed. Jul. 18

Belly Dance Classes

Learn the foundation of belly dance in Level 1. Everyone is welcome to drop-in and add a bit of dance energy to your day. Each class consists of detailed instruction of two foundational belly dance moves, plus time to test out all the elements of this fun, energetic, empowering, improvisational dance style.

Dragonfly Dance & Wellness 308 N Barstow Street, Eau Claire

Cost: Drop-in $15; call for monthly rates

Age: 16+

6:15-7:15pm Wed. Jul. 18

Mindful Horse Circles

Experience how sitting in silence while watching horses has a way of healing us. Simply pausing in nature, slowing to the rhythm of the horse and noticing your breath can increase your sense of well-being, reduce blood pressure, and release endorphins.

Equine Inspired Wellness, LLC 21837 108th Ave., Cadott

Cost: $20/person

Age: Age 14+

Thursday, Jul. 19th, 2018

7:30-9am Thu. Jul. 19

YP Morning Mingle: The French Press

Grow & build your network over coffee. This locally owned cafe makes an amazing variety of caffeinated beverages & made from scratch breakfast, lunch & bakery items. All Young Professionals members & non-members are welcome to attend.

The French Press 2823 London Rd., Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: 21+

10:30-11:30am Thu. Jul. 19

Coloring Therapy

Remember how much you enjoyed coloring as a child? Bring back the memories. They'll provide the materials; you do the creating. A fun way to meet people and relax.

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

1-4pm Thu. Jul. 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

6-8pm Thu. Jul. 19

A Divine Evening: An Oracle Card Reading Workshop

This 2 hour workshop will cover the basics of Oracle Card reading, connect together with Reiki energy, cover some simple do’s and don’ts, and then you'll get busy practicing with one another. You’ll also take home a workbook with practical information and helpful tips and tricks for continued practice.

The Broom & Crow 106 E Grand Ave, Eau Claire

Cost: $25

Age: 16+

7-8pm Thu. Jul. 19

Chippewa Valley Toastmasters Meeting

The Toastmasters are a mixed group of people who exercise public speaking skills through both prepared and impromptu speeches at every meeting. The mission of a Toastmaster club is to provide a mutually supportive and positive learning environment in which every member has the opportunity to develop communication and leadership skills.

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

Cost: FREE for Guests

Age: 18+

Friday, Jul. 20th, 2018

7-11am Fri. Jul. 20

Breeding Bird Atlas Blitz

This 5 year citizen science project aims to map the distribution and abundance of bird species breeding in WI. Along with contributing to the project, knowledge gained about bird behavior will be sure to make nature walks even more fun and interesting.

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

Cost: FREE

Age: 18+

6-8pm Fri. Jul. 20

Learn to Crochet

Learn the basics of crochet. Learn everything you need to know to get started with this craft. All materials included. Pre-Registration is Required.

Blue Boxer Arts 416 S Barstow Street, Eau Claire

Cost: $20

Age: Ages 12+

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

Saturday, Jul. 21st, 2018

1:30-4:30pm Sat. Jul. 21

Downtown EC Food & History Tour

The Downtown Eau Claire Food & History Tour is a walking tour that includes stops at 7 downtown establishments where you will enjoy tastings of local food and beverages. You’ll spend approximately 20 minutes at each restaurant and hear about the history of Eau Claire and the restaurants. A perfect mix of food, culture and fun.

Meet outside the Local Store 205 N. Dewey Street, Eau Claire

Cost: $65

Age: All Ages

Sunday, Jul. 22nd, 2018

4-6pm Sun. Jul. 22

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

6pm Sun. Jul. 22

Transforming: The Bible and Lives of Transgender Christians

The Chippewa Valley LGBTQ+ Community Center welcomes Austen Hartke of Saint Paul, MN to the Unitarian Universalist Church in Eau Claire. Hartke is the author of the book, "Transforming: The Bible and the Lives of Transgender Christians." He is a trans male who graduated from the Luther Seminary and has made it his life's work to educate and support LGBTQ Christians.

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

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

Monday, Jul. 23rd, 2018

9:30-11:30am Mon. Jul. 23

La Leche League of Eau Claire Meeting

Peer support to lactating parents and any parent who wants to feed their baby human milk. Typical meeting includes informal topical discussion led by a leader, as well as lots of time for sharing questions or concerns and encouraging one another. Children and support people are welcome.

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

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

7:30-10pm Mon. Jul. 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, Jul. 24th, 2018

10am-2pm Tue. Jul. 24

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. Jul. 24

Non-Profit Roundtable: How to Prepare for Your Audit

One of the most stressful times of year for nonprofit organizations is audit time. The session will focus on the following areas: Identifying why an audit is needed, A year-round mindset in preparing for an audit, and how technology can help streamline the audit process.

Holiday Inn South 4751 Owen Ayres Court, Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

1-3pm Tue. Jul. 24

Dunn Dulcimers

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

Christ Lutheran Church 1306 Wilcox St., Menomonie

3:30-5:30pm Tue. Jul. 24

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

6:30-7:30pm Tue. Jul. 24

Eau Claire Guitar Club

Looking to improve your playing? Want to learn more about chords, strumming, improvising, and musical styles? Join instructor Tim Litscher (Evergreen Grass Band) for the Eau Claire Guitar Club. Bring your favorite songs to share (rock, country, folk, etc.) and learn new songs from others, too.

Eau Claire Music School 1620 Ohm Avenue, Eau Claire

Cost: $5

Age: 12+

Wednesday, Jul. 25th, 2018

1-3pm Wed. Jul. 25

Knot Just Knitting - Crafting Group

Crafters are invited to bring their latest project and enjoy an afternoon of crafting and conversation with fellow artists. Meet new people, create new items, and even learn a thing or two. Quilt, knit, scrapbook, crochet, and more.

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

5:30-6:30pm Wed. Jul. 25

Belly Dance Classes

Learn the foundation of belly dance in Level 1. Everyone is welcome to drop-in and add a bit of dance energy to your day. Each class consists of detailed instruction of two foundational belly dance moves, plus time to test out all the elements of this fun, energetic, empowering, improvisational dance style.

Dragonfly Dance & Wellness 308 N Barstow Street, Eau Claire

Cost: Drop-in $15; call for monthly rates

Age: 16+

6-7:30pm Wed. Jul. 25

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+

6-9pm Wed. Jul. 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

7-9pm Wed. Jul. 25

91st Assembly District Democratic Candidates Forum

Jodi Emerson, Eric Larsen, Rich Postlewaite and Thomas Vue will participate in a facilitated forum July 25th. This dynamic exchange will provide understanding of each candidate’s values and proposals in their quest to represent citizens of Eau Claire in local and state governance issues

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

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

Thursday, Jul. 26th, 2018

10:30-11:30am Thu. Jul. 26

Coloring Therapy

Remember how much you enjoyed coloring as a child? Bring back the memories. They'll provide the materials; you do the creating. A fun way to meet people and relax.

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

11:30am-1pm Thu. Jul. 26

Advance Care Planning

A thought-provoking conversation to help make your health care wishes known and shared with family and friends. Learn vocabulary, reflect on your values, choose a health care agent, and explore goals for treatment. Have the opportunity to complete your advance directive.

Marshfield Clinic 2116 Craig Rd, Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

1-4pm Thu. Jul. 26

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, Jul. 27th, 2018

10-11:30am Fri. Jul. 27

The Facebook Helpdesk: How To (and not to) Connect

Kaylynn Stahlbusch, Outreach Coordinator with the Aging & Disability Resource Center, will guide you through how to (and no to) connect with people on Facebook, how and what to post in writing or pictures, safety settings, privacy notifications, passwords, and what not to do regarding comments, messaging, and private information!

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

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

1:30-4:30pm Fri. Jul. 27

Summer Wild Edibles

Join a Beaver Creek naturalist for a taste of some summer’s wild edibles. Along with a slide presentation we will take a hike and look for some common, easily-identified, wild edible plants. Nibble a few things as we hike, and then sample some cooked greens and a wild beverage or two.

Wise Nature Center, Beaver Creek Reserve S1 Cty Rd. K, Fall Creek

Cost: Friends $6; Nonmembers $9

6-7:30pm Fri. Jul. 27

Raising A Wild Child

This class covers all the information you’ll need to introduce your new baby (or older children) to nature in ways that are both fun and safe.

Scheels All Sports 4710 Golf Road, Eau Claire

Cost: $15

6:30-9pm Fri. Jul. 27

Bun me - Vietnamese Street Food Cooking Class

Back in Vietnam, Thao’s go-to street food favorites were sautéed corn (bap xao), banh mi, and bubble tea. Learn how to create those warm weather dishes and add a little of variety to your summer cookouts. Banh mi is a versatile Vietnamese sandwich that can be eaten for any meal.

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

Cost: $60

Age: All Ages

6:30pm Fri. Jul. 27

Bun me - Vietnamese Street Food

Back in Vietnam, Thao’s go-to street food favorites were sautéed corn (bap xao), banh mi, and bubble tea. In this class, you’ll learn how to create those warm weather dishes and maybe add a little of variety to your summer cookouts. Banh mi is a versatile Vietnamese sandwich that can be eaten for any meal.

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

Cost: $60

7:30-9:30pm Fri. Jul. 27

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, Jul. 28th, 2018

9am-5pm Sat. Jul. 28

Chip Carving Classes

Learn how to do Old World Chip Carving in a class taught by Jan Jenson. No drawing, just start carving. Choose July 28 & Aug 4 or Tuesdays from 9/11-10/2. Practice first and then chip carve on a small project. All necessary supplies will be available during the class.

Receive Address Upon Registration, Eau Claire

Cost: $50

1-3:30pm Sat. Jul. 28

Macrame a Wall Hanging Workshop

Macrame is a meditative craft. Tye knots to create a decorative item for your home or office. Resident Macrame Artist, Julie will teach you all the basic knots to make a cute little wall hanging. Follow the pattern from the sample or get creative and design your own.

Blue Boxer Arts 416 S Barstow Street, Eau Claire

Cost: $40

Age: Ages 16+

1:30-4:30pm Sat. Jul. 28

Downtown EC Food & History Tour

The Downtown Eau Claire Food & History Tour is a walking tour that includes stops at 7 downtown establishments where you will enjoy tastings of local food and beverages. You’ll spend approximately 20 minutes at each restaurant and hear about the history of Eau Claire and the restaurants. A perfect mix of food, culture and fun.

Meet outside the Local Store 205 N. Dewey Street, Eau Claire

Cost: $65

Age: All Ages

Sunday, Jul. 29th, 2018

noon-1:30pm Sun. Jul. 29

Summer Wild Mushroom Class

Friendly Fungi, a local wild mushroom business, would like to invite you to a summer wild mushroom class which includes a cooking demonstration and optional wild mushroom tasting.

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

Cost: $30

Age: All Ages

Monday, Jul. 30th, 2018

6-8pm Mon. Jul. 30

Learn to Knit

This class is for beginners who want to learn the basics. Each student will learn everything you need to know to get you started. Learn to cast on, knit, purl, and cast off. All materials included. Pre-Registration is required.

Blue Boxer Arts 416 S Barstow Street, Eau Claire

Cost: $20

Age: Ages 12+

7:30-10pm Mon. Jul. 30

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, Jul. 31st, 2018

10am-2pm Tue. Jul. 31

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. Jul. 31

Dunn Dulcimers

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

Christ Lutheran Church 1306 Wilcox St., Menomonie

3:30-5:30pm Tue. Jul. 31

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. Jul. 31

Kids Drop-In Art Discovery Centers

Introductory throwing and hand-building clay class using wheel, slab roller, and extruder. Clay, glazes and firing included. Student choice of projects with instructor guidance.

Meadowsong Studios E15501 County Road D, Fall Creek

Cost: $150

Age: Adults and Kids age 10+

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