Windows 8 Basics
12:30 - 3 pm
601 Main St. Augusta, WI
Are you new to computing and using the new Windows 8 Operating System or thinking about purchasing a new system? This class covers the basics of using your Windows 8 computer, how to add/remove tiles and apps, access your desktop and other computer tools and features to navigate the system.
No experience is necessary; 4 laptops will be available for use. Or bring your own Windows 8 tablet or computer. Register at least one day in advance. Call 715-286-2953
Eau Claire FFA Football Food Drive
Carson Park Eau Claire, Wi
The Eau Claire FFA is putting on a food drive with the Feed My People Food Bank at the North Memorial Football game. When you come to the game bring a nonperishable food item to receive a raffle ticket to be entered in a prize drawing at halftime. There will be two prizes, one for North Memorial students and another for the general public.
Marina Smuhl: Event Chairman and Eau Claire FFA Treasurer, (715) 450-4045
Ms. Jan Hildebrandt: Chapter Advisor (715) 852-6455
Eau Claire Artist’s Drawing Night
The Volume One Gallery, 205 N. Dewey St., Eau Claire, WI 54703
Join the Eau Claire Artist's Drawing Group for a night of uninstructed sketching with a clothed figure model. There is a participation fee ($7 in advance, $9 the night of the event) to cover the cost of the live model. For more info, contact Monica at ArtistsDrawingNight@yahoo.com.
Cost: $7 in advance, $9 the night of the event
Lindsey; 715-552-0457; email@example.com;
Learn these Secrets of Estate Preservation
2-3:30pm or 7-8:30pm
29 Pines Conference Center, Eau Claire, WI 54703
PRACTICAL IDEAS WILL BE PRESENTED ON:
*How new tax law changes will affect you
*Avoiding Inheritance Tax
*Protecting from nursing home lien
*Advantages/Disadvantages of trusts
*How to structure ownership of your home
*Saving for college for grandkids
* Complimentary refreshments will be served prior to the start of the presentation.
RSVP to (800) 823-1154 by September 17th to reserve your seats.
CVTG presents "La Cage aux Folles"
The Grand Theatre, 102 W Grand Ave, Eau Claire
La Cage aux Folles takes the stage September 11-13 & 18-20 at 7:30pm and September 14 & 21 at 1:30pm at the The Grand Theatre, 102 W. Grand Ave, Eau Claire. The Chippewa Valley Theatre Guild proudly presents this hilarious bawdy musical comedy which has earned 11 Tony Awards including Best Musical, Best Revival and Best Score.
Set on French Riviera, Georges is the manager of a bustling nightclub where his partner, Albin is the star performer. This story depicts the farcical chaos that ensues when Georges's son brings home his fiancée's ultra-conservative parents to meet them.
Individual tickets are $20/adults, $18/seniors, $10/students (for mature audiences). For tickets or more information please call 715-832-7529, email firstname.lastname@example.org or visit www.cvtg.org.
Chippewa Falls, WI
The Healthcare Academy offers a great way to learn about a career in the healthcare industry. Tour health-related facilities, learn about industry demand and compensation, and find out about healthcare education and training options. Earn your CPR and First Aid certifications. The Academy will run from September 8-11 & September 15-18 and is free. To learn more, visit www.cvtc.edu/B2HC
Sue Lane, 715-559-0615, email@example.com
Wine and Beer Tasting
Cottage Winery and Vineyard’s outdoor pavilion (County Road J, Menomonie 54751)
The Dunn County branch of Big Brothers Big Sisters of Northwestern Wisconsin is excited to bring a new Wine & Beer Tasting event to the Menomonie area. This event will feature samplings from a variety of wine, beer, and food vendors; auctions; raffles; and other entertainment.
For more information or to reserve tickets please call 715-835-0161 or email firstname.lastname@example.org.
2014 Confluence of Art Biennial
M-F 9am-4:30pm Th 9am-7pm
Janet Carson Gallery, 316 Eau Claire Street, Eau Claire, WI 54701
The Eau Claire Regional Arts Council's Visual Arts Committee Presents the 2014 Confluence of Art Biennial. This exhibit juried by UW-Stevens Point Professor of Art and award winning painter, Diane Canfield Bywaters, continues in success exhibiting talented regional artists as well as highlighting national artists.
Ben Richgruber, 715-832-2787