Events For 11/17/2018

Sat. Nov. 17

UW-Stout Faculty Exhibition

Art in a variety of styles and disciplines, including paintings and film, will be on display in the north and south galleries through the end of the semester.

Furlong Gallery 178 Micheels Hall, UW-Stout, Menomonie

Cost: FREE

7:30am-9pm Sat. Nov. 17

The Menomonie Singers In Concert

Under the direction of Amy Vogt, the Menomonie Singers perform choral works reflective of a quote from Shakespeare's Hamlet, "There are more things in heaven and earth than are dreamt of in our philosophy."

Grace Lutheran Church 202 W. Grand Ave., Eau Claire

Cost: Suggested Donation $10

9am-2pm Sat. Nov. 17

Wisconsin Westie Rescue Holiday Bazaar

Unique gift-giving items, festive holiday decor, and delectable baked goods. All proceeds from donations and fundraising directly support Wisconsin Westie Rescue.

Schlegelmilch House Museum 517 S. Farwell St., Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

9am-3pm Sat. Nov. 17

34th Annual Craft Show

Arts, Crafts, Vendors and Homemade Concessions. Over 80 Exhibitors. Lunch Available.

McDonell Area Catholic High School 1316 Bel Air Blvd., Chippewa Falls

Cost: $2 Admission

Age: All Ages

9am-3pm Sat. Nov. 17

5th Annual Altoona Athletic Boosters Craft and Vendor Fair

50+ crafters and vendors will sell their wares. There will be concessions, raffles, and a bake sale. Hosted by the Altoona Athletic Booster Club.

Altoona High School 711 7th Street West, Altoona

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

9am-3pm Sat. Nov. 17

4th Annual Menomonie Alano Club Arts and Crafts Fair

A great way to start your holiday shopping. Items are created by local artists and crafters. Food will be available and there is plenty of parking.

Alano Club of Menomonie 105 N. 21st. St., Menomonie

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

9am-3pm Sat. Nov. 17

31st Annual Humane Association Craft & Bake Sale

A wide variety of homemade art and craft items, holiday décor, pet related items and homemade cookies, breads, candies, cakes & pies.

Hickory Hills Golf Course E4080 Hickory Rd., Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

9am-3pm Sat. Nov. 17

34th Annual McDonell Country Expo

Over 80 vendors for you to shop from - get a head start on your Christmas shopping. Sponsored by the McDonell Music Boosters. Concessions available too.

McDonell Area Catholic High School 1316 Bel Air Blvd., Chippewa Falls

Cost: FREE

9am-9pm Sat. Nov. 17

Holiday Season Opener

During the 2018 Holiday Season Opener, The Local Store will offer 15% off any purchase of $30 or more on Saturday & Sunday. We will be open 9am-9pm Saturday and 9am-4pm Sunday with free cookies and cider available all day.

The Local Store at the Volume One World Headquarters 205 N. Dewey St., Eau Claire

9am-2pm Sat. Nov. 17

Montessori MALLternative Craft & Vendor Fair

The Montessori Parent Group offers an alternative to the hustle and bustle of Holiday shopping at the Mall. A relaxing atmosphere to shop from area vendors and local artisans.

Chippewa Valley Montessori‎ 400 Cameron St., Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

9am-3pm Sat. Nov. 17

Fall Market Place

Vendors, crafters, a bake sale and silent auction.

Halmstad Elementary School 565 E. South Ave., Chippewa Falls

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

9am-3pm Sat. Nov. 17

Halmstead Fall Marketplace

Craft and vendor show to Halmestead Elementary. Several vendors, crafters, a bake sale and concessions put on by the girl scouts and a silent auction.

Halmstad Elementary School 565 E. South Ave., Chippewa Falls

9am-4pm Sat. Nov. 17

Ladies Oasis Tea Party

A sampling of different teas, a class for proper steeping of tea, and how to make a variety of delicious Chai tea. Sales throughout the garden center and free gift wrapping.

Green Oasis Gardens 1403 122nd Street, Chippewa Falls

9am-6pm Sat. Nov. 17

Deer Hunting Widow Celebration

Boutique exclusively sourced by local artisans and crafters is having a Deer Hunting Widow Celebration. Come for wine tasting and with a purchase be entered into our door prize drawing.

Simply Enjoyed Treasures 1518 Main Street Unit B, Bloomer

10am-2pm Sat. Nov. 17

Salt Collective Pop-Up Shop

Local maker Andrea White creates beautiful and unique jewelry pieces by giving new life to antler sheds. She also works with fine materials including raw gold and porcelain. Shop pieces you can’t find in stores.

Red's Mercantile 224 N Dewey St., Eau Claire

Age: All Ages

10am-noon Sat. Nov. 17

Holiday Crafting for Kids

Bring the children to the Reserve for a morning of creative fun. Using a variety of materials including natural and/or recycled items, children will make simple ornaments and decorations for the holidays. Activities are suitable for school-age children. Snack included.

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

Cost: Friends Child $6 Nonmember Child $8

Age: Age 5+

10am Sat. Nov. 17

Winter Evergreen Porch Pot Class

May's will provide the pot and several different types of evergreens. They'll help you create your very own porch pot and decorate it in style.

May’s Floral Garden 3424 Jeffers Road, Eau Claire

Cost: $30 + decorations

10am-1pm Sat. Nov. 17

Weekend Brunch: Nick Seeger

Seeger, a staple in the Eau Claire bluegrass scene, will play a mix of fiddle tunes, celtic, and some originals with fiddle and square neck guitar.

The Oxbow Hotel 516 Galloway St., Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

10-10:30am Sat. Nov. 17

Pop Up Science

Museum Playologists have several different fun and interactive science kits to break out with kids and explore all things STEAM-related.

Children's Museum of Eau Claire 220 S. Barstow St., Eau Claire

Cost: FREE with Admission

10am Sat. Nov. 17

“Spruce” Up your Porch Pot Workshop

Learn how to create unique containers for this Christmas season. Bring in your own containers and design your own porch pot during the class. Let us help you transform your porch pots for this season.

Down To Earth Garden Center 6025 Arndt Ln., Eau Claire

Cost: Cost: Build your own; only pay for what you take home

10am-5pm Sat. Nov. 17

Autumn Psychic & Wellness Fair

32 vendors representing a wide spectrum of wellness and holistic health practices. Free workshops throughout the day on topics like intuition, animal communication, and numerology. Vendors offer gems and stones, Reiki, massage, tarot and oracle card readings, and more.

29 Pines Hotel and Convention Center 5872 33rd Ave., Eau Claire

10-11:30am Sat. Nov. 17

Relax & Restore Yoga Workshop

This class is the perfect way to slow down and spend some time on self-care. Thoughtfully move through restorative postures, and use props to help release tension, restore the body, and use mindful breathing techniques throughout the practice. Leave feeling more connected, healthier, and happier.

Happy Apple 436 Main Street East, Menomonie

Cost: $20

Age: 14+

10:15am-1:15pm Sat. Nov. 17

What's It Worth?

Mark Moran, who has bought and sold antiques for 30 years, will offer free appraisals of antiques. He specializes in vintage folk art, Americana, and fine art. Appraisals reservations are full, but observers are welcome.

L.E. Phillips Memorial Public Library 400 Eau Claire St, Eau Claire

10:30-11am Sat. Nov. 17

Story Time at Dotters Books

Join Dotters each Saturday morning for Story Time. Guest readers will share two picture books with kids of all ages. They'll have donuts from Roadside Bakery and fresh brewed coffee for you to enjoy (donations for treats are welcome, but not necessary).

Dotters Books 1602 Hogeboom Ave., Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

11am-1pm Sat. Nov. 17

Paint Pouring Returns

Join Charlene in the Dabble Box to learn a few techniques and then create your own paint pour project. Registration is required, and starts Wednesday, October 31.

L.E. Phillips Memorial Public Library, The Dabble Box 400 Eau Claire St, Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: 18+

noon-5pm Sat. Nov. 17

2018 Christmas Stroll

Tour 8 lovely homes decorated for the holidays and enjoy music by symphony musicians. Benefiting the Chippewa Valley Symphony Orchestra.

Renew Church 416 Niagara St, Eau Claire

Cost: $25

Age: All ages - Children with adults

noon-2:30pm Sat. Nov. 17

Needle Felt a Llama

Learn how to make this cute little llama. Needle felting is the process of using barbed needles to stab wool fibers and interlock them into place, creating any desired shape.

Blue Boxer Arts 416 S Barstow Street, Eau Claire

Cost: $30

Age: Ages 16+

noon-8pm Sat. Nov. 17

Pictures with Santa

Taking photos with Santa is the perfect way to create lasting memories for the holidays. Skip the line and make reservations online, and save $5 on your photo package. Packages are prices $35-45 for professional videos, photos, and digital downloads.

Santa's Workshop at Oakwood Mall 4800 Golf Road, Eau Claire

Cost: Pricing packages online

noon-8pm Sat. Nov. 17

Stars in a New Constellation Art Exhibit

Reaching as far out as we can go, Stars in a New Constellation has on display star inspired art with astronomical art, meditational art, seasonal art, jewelry art--with a good dose of Holiday cheer.

Galaudet Gallery LLC 618 South Farwell, Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

noon-11pm Sat. Nov. 17

Women, Wine & Art

Gather your friends and come for fine art and wine, in a relaxed, inviting setting. Featuring gifts in a wide price range; original art, textiles, purses, wine accessories, pottery, and 20% off art prints.

200 Main - Art and Wine 200 Main St., Eau Claire

Age: 21+

1pm Sat. Nov. 17

Winter Evergreen Porch Pot Class

May's will provide the pot and several different types of evergreens. They'll help you create your very own porch pot and decorate it in style.

May’s Floral Garden 3424 Jeffers Road, Eau Claire

Cost: $30 + decorations

1-3pm Sat. Nov. 17

Elli Hunt Book Talk

Mystery writer Elli Hunt who has strong connections to our area has written a thriller abduction story. At 1:30pm she will talk about the book, the writing process and autograph copies.

Bookends on Main 214 E. Main St., Menomonie

1-3pm Sat. Nov. 17

Learn to Curl

2-hour sessions will teach the unique sport, including delivery, release, sweeping, strategy, and real game play. Local curlers help prospective curlers build a foundation to become involved in other curling opportunities. Bring a pair of clean shoes, and dress warm.

Eau Claire Curling Club 5530 Fairview Drive, Eau Claire

Cost: $10, FREE for college students with a school ID, FREE for ages 18 and under

Age: All Ages

1:30pm Sat. Nov. 17

ECCT Presents: Cinderella

Contemporary songs, gags, and mayhem. Jeer at the deliciously dysfunctional stepmother and stepsisters and cheer on Cinderella in her quest to attend the ball and fulfill her destiny.

Pablo Center at the Confluence 120 Graham Avenue, Eau Claire

Cost: $24 adult, $20 seniors, $14 student, $10 youth

Age: All Ages

2pm Sat. Nov. 17

UWEC Films: The Boy in the Striped Pajamas

During WWII, 8-year-old Bruno becomes friends with a Jewish boy his age through the barbed-wire fence of the concentration camp his father oversees.

Woodland Theater, Davies Center UWEC 105 Garfield Ave, Eau Claire

Cost: $10 Yearly Pass; $20 Family Pass; $5 Single Film

Age: PG-13

2:30-4:30pm Sat. Nov. 17

Incredibles 2

A Free film screening at the Augusta Public Library. Everyone's favorite Super family is back in Disney-Pixar's Incredibles 2.

Augusta Memorial Public Library 113 North Stone St, Augusta

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

3pm Sat. Nov. 17

“Spruce” Up your Porch Pot Workshop

Learn how to create unique containers for this Christmas season. Bring in your own containers and design your own porch pot during the class. Let us help you transform your porch pots for this season.

Down To Earth Garden Center 6025 Arndt Ln., Eau Claire

Cost: Cost: Build your own; only pay for what you take home

3-5pm Sat. Nov. 17

Pub Sing

The popular Twin Cities Pub Sing comes to Menomonie. Folks bring their songs to share, and everyone joins in on the chorus. You can lead a song or sing along. Please no songbooks/sheets to hand out. All songs unaccompanied.

The Duke and Dagger 120 6th Avenue West, Menomonie

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

4-6pm Sat. Nov. 17

Live Music: Justin Jay Arnold

Chippewa Valley singer/songwriter Justin Jay Arnold will be showcasing his heartfelt lyrics and sandpapered vocals in this all-original show.

Chippewa River Distillery & Brewster Bros. Brewing Co. 402 W River St, Chippewa Falls

6-10pm Sat. Nov. 17

XPW Maximum Overdrive

X-Force Power Wrestling brings to you Maximum Overdrive, where the action will be through the roof as these talented warriors kick it into Overdrive to put together a great show for everyone.

Chippewa Falls High School 735 Terrill Street, Chippewa Falls

Cost: $15-front row $13-floor seats $10-general admission Kids 6 and under-FREE

Age: All Ages

6-7:30pm Sat. Nov. 17

Beginner's Psychic Defense & Energy Work Class

This class will provide participants with the knowledge and initial practice to actively engage the energies in their environments in a safe and purposeful way. Learn to energetically shield yourself from unpleasant energies. Bo Jacisin has been doing energy work for 10+ years.

The Broom & Crow 106 E. Grand Ave., Eau Claire

Cost: $25

7pm Sat. Nov. 17

UWEC Films: The Boy in the Striped Pajamas

During WWII, 8-year-old Bruno becomes friends with a Jewish boy his age through the barbed-wire fence of the concentration camp his father oversees.

Woodland Theater, Davies Center UWEC 105 Garfield Ave, Eau Claire

Cost: $10 Yearly Pass; $20 Family Pass; $5 Single Film

Age: PG-13

7pm Sat. Nov. 17

Live Music: Bugbear

Features violinist extraordinaire Olaf Lind, bassist Dan Zerr, drummer Patrick Bowen, and the songwriting of guitarist/vocalist Joe Thielen.

Acoustic Cafe 505 S. Barstow St., Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

7:30pm Sat. Nov. 17

Robert Baril: Live Stand Up Comedy

A philosophy and political science major in college, Robert uses his sharp wit to cut through the most dense and divisive issues of the day. His trademark brand of smart, lacerating humor has made him one of the fastest rising comedians in the Twin Cities.

The Plus 208 S. Barstow St, Eau Claire

Cost: $7 Advance; $10 at door

Age: All Ages (18+ recommended)

7:30-9pm Sat. Nov. 17

The Krismas Kookies - A Second Helping of Krismas Kookies

Comical, sometimes sentimental, but always entertaining, a Krismas Kookies concert features original music in four part harmony with a light-hearted and humorous look at the holiday season and winter in Wisconsin.

The Heyde Center for the Arts 3 South High St., Chippewa Falls

Cost: Tickets $12 adults, $11 seniors, $8 youth.

Age: All Ages

7:30pm Sat. Nov. 17

True North: Real Wisconsin Stories Live on Stage

True North is a night of authentic stories, dynamic multi-media, and curious collaborations from some of Volume One's favorite writers, filmmakers, performers, artists, and musicians — all live on stage.

Pablo Center at the Confluence 120 Graham Avenue, Eau Claire

Cost: $25 advance, $30 day of

7:30pm Sat. Nov. 17

ECCT Presents: Cinderella

Contemporary songs, gags, and mayhem. Jeer at the deliciously dysfunctional stepmother and stepsisters and cheer on Cinderella in her quest to attend the ball and fulfill her destiny.

Pablo Center at the Confluence 120 Graham Avenue, Eau Claire

Cost: $24 adult, $20 seniors, $14 student, $10 youth

Age: All Ages

8-9pm Sat. Nov. 17

Hobbs Observatory Astronomical Series

Programs on various astronomical related topics are presented CVAS members and invited guests. Programs run 45-60 minutes in length. Check the website for upcoming topics. Observing follows programs if skies are clear.

Hobbs Observatory In Beaver Creek Reserve, S1 Cty Hwy K, Fall Creek

Cost: FREE, Dontations accepted

8pm-2am Sat. Nov. 17

CVEMS Sessions at the Stones Throw

A live, electronic dance music event. Rotating local talent and DJs.

Stones Throw 304 Eau Claire St., Eau Claire

Cost: $5

Age: 21+

8pm Sat. Nov. 17

Live Music: Hellcat's Bad Habit

Hellcat's Bad Habit is a rock, country rock, rockabilly, and variety cover group.

Snout Saloon 13 W. Central St., Chippewa Falls

8pm Sat. Nov. 17

Live Music: Samuel Stein

Check out Samuel Stein, an indie-style singer-songewriter at the Cabin.

The Cabin UWEC Davies Center, Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

8:30pm Sat. Nov. 17

Live Music: Whiskey Trail

Whiskey Trail is an acoustic duet, from the heart of the Midwest-Minnesota.

Sheeley House Saloon 236 West River St., Chippewa Falls

8:30pm Sat. Nov. 17

Late Night Jazz: Christine Hitt

During her time in St. Louis as a jazz vocalist and pianist, Christine recorded and performed with Ugonna Okegwo, Bruce Barth, Montez Coleman, Peter Mayer, and Tom Kennedy, among others.

The Oxbow Hotel 516 Galloway St., Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

10pm-1am Sat. Nov. 17

Salsa Night at Cowboy Jack's

Dancing starts at 10pm. Everyone's invited to learn salsa, dance it, or just drink and spectate.

Cowboy Jack's 1432 Front Porch Place, Altoona

10:30pm Sat. Nov. 17

One Hit Wonders Drag Show

Join the Mainstage Queens as they celebrate the best One Hit Wonders you've never heard of.

Scooter's 411 Galloway St., Eau Claire

Cost: $5 Cover

Age: 21+

Ongoing Events For 11/17/2018

karaoke/DJ, galleries, classes, etc

Serious Circuits

Every Tuesday, Saturday until Dec. 26, 9-9:30am; Every Saturday until Mar. 30 2019, 9-9:30am;

Events with Tickets

tickets are available online

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