Eau Claire Farm Show
9 a.m. to 3:30 p.m.
Eau Claire Indoor Sports Center
The 51st Annual EAU CLAIRE FARM SHOW takes the spotlight this Tuesday and Wednesday, March 4th and 5th, at the Indoor Sports Center. Demonstrations of new farm products will be featured from 9 a.m. til 3:30 p.m. daily.
Special events include free health clinics, the presentation of the 25th annual "Aggie Award," an FFA Silent Auction, and the awarding of a grand total of $22,500 to nine area non-profit groups compliments of Monsanto's America's Farmers Grow Communities program.
Licensed falconer Chris Cold of the DNR will present daily programs at 11AM and 1PM on Wisconsin's Wildlife. Check out the comfort and design of a farm bench "for two" created by chainsaw carver Craig Syryczuk of Thorp.
Voyagers Community Learning Center - Adult Community Education Program
Chippewa Falls Area Unified School District
The Voyagers Community Learning Center is pleased to offer Adult Community Education classes which are open to all adults in Chippewa Falls and its surrounding communities. We provided lifelong learning opportunities to all adults in the community, and are affiliated with the Chippewa Falls Area Unified School District. We hope you will find something that interests you within our newsletter!
Sarah, 715-720-3749, email@example.com
Joint Patient Resource & Education Program
Mayo Clinic Health System in Eau Claire, 1221 Whipple St
Go online at mayoclinichealthsystem.org for more information about this event. 1 to 3 p.m. Tuesdays, March 4 or 18 for hip replacement; 1 to 3 p.m. Thursdays, March 13 or 27, for knee replacement; 1 to 3 p.m. Wednesday, March 19, for shoulder replacement; free; call 715-838-6161 to register.
Co-Parenting: Little Children, Big Challenges
Family Resource Center, Oakwood Malls, Sears Wing
Whether you’re divorced, separated or are looking for guidance in co-parenting, “Co-Parenting: Little Children, Big Challenges” is the place for you. While you learn about seeing through your child’s eyes and practical solutions for co-parenting—your child will be engaging in fun activities, learning about regulating emotions and ‘two-hug days’. Register online at www.frcec.org or call 715-833-1735.
Family Resource Center
Chinese Eighteen Postures...a form of Qi Gong
Noon - 1pm
The Center, 3701 Hwy 12 (E Clairemont Avenue) Eau Claire, WI 54701
Chinese Eighteen Postures
A 6000 year old form of Qi Gong, originating in China and handed down from Master to pupil, consisting of a unique sequence of eighteen gentle stretching exercises that combine with slow and measured breathing techniques. It is a proven method of training the body, the breath, the mind, and the Qi to improve health and longevity. Meant as a life-long practice that takes just 20 minutes, it energizes the body while calming the mind. If you frequently have aching muscles, feel stiff, low on energy, or recognize the need for more balance due to life’s stressors, please join us. Qi Gong can change your life!
(No floor work).
Instructor: Diane J. Omtvedt, C.Ac., M.Ac., RNC-E ret.
Preregister: Call Diane at (715) 836-9696
Play & Learn
River Source Family Center, 403 High Street, Chippewa Falls
Need to get out of the house and experience something new? Spend some time with your child at River Source Family Center during our Play & Learn sessions! This fun and playful setting encourages learning through free play, interactive activities, and story time.
River Source Family Center, 715-720-1841
Rubber Ducky Reading Club
Eau Claire YMCA, 700 Graham Avenue, Eau Claire, WI
Join the club! This enrichment opportunity is open to children ages birth to 5 years old during the whole month of March and is designed to promote early literacy. With the help of parents or caregivers, participants will complete worksheets consisting of 12 fun early literacy activities. When all twelve activities are complete, return the activity sheet to the Eau Claire YMCA service desk and choose an adorable little rubber ducky to keep! Keep going and see how many different ducks you can collect!
Jen Zwicky, Youth Development Director
ArtsWest 35 art exhibit
During regular library hours.
L.E. Phillips Memorial Public Library in Eau Claire
Wisconsin ArtsWest, an annual juried art exhibit, will open on Sunday, February 23, with an artists reception to be held on Thursday, February 27, from 7 to 8:30 p.m. Best of Show and 1st, 2nd and 3rd prizes will be announced at the reception. The program begins at 7:30 p.m. Selections for this year’s show are made by Elizabeth Tanenbaum, Director of New Visions Gallery in Marshfield, Wisconsin.
Information & Reference, 715-839-5004
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