Selected Community Events
Remembering Mother Workshop
The Healing Place, 1010 Oakridge Drive in Eau Claire
Mother’s Day can be difficult when one’s mother has passed away. The Healing Place is offering a workshop that will offer ways of remembering your mother, which may lead to a new healthy understanding of this most central relationship in our lives.
The workshop will take place April 28, 6 p.m. to 7:30 p.m., at The Healing Place, 1010 Oakridge Drive in Eau Claire.
The program is free of charge, but advance registration is required by April 24. Please call The Healing Place at (715) 717-6028 to register and for more information.
Allergies and Food Sensitivities Workshop
Chippewa Valley Wellness, 2228 N. Hillcrest Pkwy, Suite 3, Altoona WI 54720
Do you suffer from sneezing, runny nose, coughing, post nasal drip, inflamed red watery or itchy eyes, allergy symptoms, GERD, gas or bloating? Meet Dr. Michael Court, Health Educator, at Chippewa Valley Wellness at 6:15pm on Tuesday, April 22nd. Dr Court offers a free one hour seminar on relief from these and other symptoms of ill health. Call 715-723-2713 to save your seat at this informative workshop. www.cvwellness.net
April Smith 715-723-2713 firstname.lastname@example.org
Eau Claire YMCA, 700 Graham Avenue, Eau Claire, WI
April 16-May 28
This national Y program is designed for students looking to expand their reading & writing skills. Through a series of workshops, structured writing sessions, and guest speakers, participants will gain a new appreciation for the written & spoken word and gain confidence in their work and themselves!
Jen Zwicky, Youth Development Director
School of the Arts at Rhinelander
James Williams Middle School 915 Acacia Lane, Rhinelander, WI, 54501
School of the Arts offers 50 workshops for adults in visual arts, mind/body/spirit, culinary arts and nutrition, performing arts, and writing. Craft your own mix of 1-, 2-, 3-, and 5-day workshops to explore and create in this warm, welcoming place. Yoga sessions, special events at the school, and activities in and around Rhinelander, round out the week.
Laura Gallagher, email@example.com, 608-263-9732
Rice Lake Public Library Rice Lake, WI
Your Novel in 9 Sentences! Someday Box's Joel Canfield, published author will show you the 9 sentences that define every great story.
Kay Fitzgerald (715-234-4861) firstname.lastname@example.org
First Lutheran, 410 Main St, Onalaska WI
Breathe, Pray, Be — Prayer Event
Sat., Feb. 1 from 9am–4pm
All ages welcome. Free and open to the public!
At First Lutheran, 410 Main St, Onalaska WI Bishop Murray Finck, author of Stretch and Pray, will teach and lead us into how we can use our bodies in our prayer practice. Pastor Amy Larson will guide us in learning how prayer can move our lives from Busyness into Openness. Workshops will be offered on a wide variety of topics for all ages.
More info & registration: 2.firstlu.org/prayerevent
Andrew Stutesman, 608-783-2236, 410 Main St Onalaska WI
BODY/MIND/SPIRIT MOVEMENT WORKSHOP (adults)
The Center, 3701 Hwy 12 (E Clairemont Avenue)
$30 Body/Mind/Spirit Workshop with BaredFeet is a unique event combining a variety of techniques. It is a class style developed to intentionally bring care to your body, mind and spirit through creative movement, positive behavioral thinking, yoga, imagery, divine connection and text. It’s super yummy, gentle and preventatively healing.
Registration required. Please visit baredfeet.wordpress.com to register or with questions – deadline to register is January 20. (Late registration adds $15!)
Lynn Buske 715-829-0754 baredfeet.wordpress.com
Lean Certification Series
University of Wisconsin-Stout, Menomonie, WI
The Lean Certification series comprises a series of workshops that include live simulations with a mentored implementation project at your company. This powerhouse combination provides swift and targeted technical competencies custom-fit to your unique needs. The cost savings from your first project typically pay back your investment many times over and promote the next continuous improvement activities.
Learn more at:
Joni Geroux, 715-232-5270
Home Health Hearth Community Learning Workshop
Alma High School, Hwy 35 Alma WI
9 one-hour classes to choose from. Mysteries of the Driftless Area, Family Geneaology, Decorating Cakes for Special Occasions, Water Quality Monitoring, Lighten and Brighten with Herbs, Energy Conservation, Working with Wool, Birds of Winter, Fitness. Total registration cost per person = $5.00 Pre-registration encouraged.
UW-Extension, Buffalo or Pepin County
715-672-5214 or 608-685-6256
Free Technology Workshop at Verizon Wireless in Eau Claire
Aug 17, 2011 7:30 – 8:30 p.m.
Verizon Wireless Store in Eau Claire, located at 3755 Oakwood Mall Drive
Verizon Wireless is offering a free technology workshop at the company’s Eau Claire store, located at 3755 Oakwood Mall Drive, on Wednesday, Aug. 17, from 7:30 – 8:30 p.m. Reservations are required by registering online at www.verizonwireless.com/workshops. Seating is limited.
The workshop is geared toward helping customers get the most out of their advanced wireless devices by learning about new features and technologies, such as 4G LTE, explore useful data apps and offer an open forum to address questions.
Additionally, Verizon Wireless offers customers a free online learning center, making it easier and faster for customers to get the most out of their devices and services by learning the functions and features—on their own schedule. Log in for online tutorials anytime by visiting www.verizonwireless.com/learning.