Volume One Staff

Andrea Paulseth

Staff Photographer

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Let It Grow by Joining a Community Garden

Rebecca Mennecke, photos by Andrea Paulseth

This summer is the perfect thyme to join a community garden! The goal of community gardens, according to the Forest Street Community Garden group, is ...

Check Out All Seven of Eau Claire’s Footbridges

Rebecca Mennecke, photos by Andrea Paulseth

Have you ever heard of the seven wonders of Eau Claire? Probably not, because we just made them up. But, what you can visit this summer are the seven footbridges ...

Send Your Kids on a Trip Through Time

Tom Giffey, photos by Andrea Paulseth

The Chippewa Valley Museum is still holding its annual “Time Travelers” summer enrichment classes for kindergarten through sixth-grade students. These virtual ...

Artists and Admirers Can Both Chalk It Up

Tom Giffey, photos by Andrea Paulseth

Since its inception 12 years ago, Chalkfest has been a celebration of creativity spread across concrete canvases. For this year’s event, co-presented ...

Have a Stretch With Some Summer Yoga

Barbara Arnold, photos by Andrea Paulseth

Breathe in. Breathe out. If ever there was a summer when all of us needed yoga, this is it. June 21 is the. ...

Swing Away on a Golf Outing

Rebecca Mennecke, photos by Andrea Paulseth

Make this a summer you’ll never fore-get by learning to play golf! There are plenty of great courses in ...

Try Some New Flavors This Summer

Rebecca Mennecke, photos by Andrea Paulseth

Nothing says “summer” quite like a scoop of fresh local ice cream from your favorite ice cream parlor. If you’re ...

Children’s Museum Keeps Health in Mind Ahead of July 1 Reopening

craft projects are also available to order to stay busy from home

Rebecca Mennecke, photos by Andrea Paulseth

The Children’s Museum of Eau Claire is looking to jump back into action on July 1 with some new safety procedures to ensure parents and kiddos stay safe ...

Public-Private Task Force Charts Way for Chippewa Valley Post-Quarantine

Tom Giffey, photos by Andrea Paulseth

As the Chippewa Valley – and the rest of Wisconsin – emerges from two months of “Safer at Home” quarantine, we’re all struggling to navigate a world that suddenly seems unfamiliar. Should we wear masks everywhere? Is it safe to go to out? If we do, is ...

How Has the Pandemic Impacted You? Community Survey Seeks Answers

Rebecca Mennecke, photos by Andrea Paulseth

A coalition of Chippewa Valley community organizations are asking you to take a COVID-19 community survey to understand how the pandemic has affected your health, financial stability, and access to community ...

Phoenix Park Bridge Will Light Up to Honor 2020 Grads

V1 Staff, photos by Andrea Paulseth

Among the many disappointments caused by this spring’s pandemic has been the cancelation of in-person graduation ceremonies for young people wrapping up their high school and college careers. From drive-by parades ...