Events For 04/21/2017

Fri. Apr. 21

Here We Grow Again - Spring Children's Consignment Fair

West Central Wisconsin's upscale children's consignment event. The place to find bargains on quality, name brand clothes, great toys, books, videos, baby equipment, and nursery furniture. Make some extra cash by consigning your child's/teens things or purchasing some great things for your child/teen at can't-be-beat prices. Item drop off for consignment on 9/14 and 9/15.

Hobbs Ice Arena 915 Menomonie St., Eau Claire

Cost: FREE to attend

7am-5:30pm Fri. Apr. 21

Foot and Nail Care: Education Day with Expanded Clinical

This course will give you all the tools you need to begin a practice of basic foot and nail care. You will discuss issues related to foot and nail care as an independent nursing practice, demonstrate basic and intermediate level foot and nail care in a supervised clinical setting and more.

The Florian Gardens 2340 Lorch Ave, Eau Claire

Cost: $999

9-10:30am Fri. Apr. 21

Adult Open Stick & Puck

Open shooting time with nets and pucks for the adult hockey player. Must have own equipment, helmets with full cage required. Goalies skate free.

Hobbs Ice Arena 915 Menomonie St., Eau Claire

Cost: $6 or City Pass

Age: 18+

9-10am Fri. Apr. 21

YogaRoom Flow - All Levels Yoga

Looking for a Yoga class that checks all the boxes? This is it! You will work every part of your body building strength, fluidity and balance while linking breath to continuous movement.

The Yoga Room - Eau Claire Yoga Studio 2839 Mall Dr #1, Eau Claire

Cost: $15 Drop or Unlimited Monthly Membership only $80

9-11:30am Fri. Apr. 21

Family Fun Zone

Children and parents enjoy open play on the large turf field filled with numerous toys, games, sports equipment, inflatables, and dress up clothes. Organized activities are also offered at different times each morning which children may participate in if they choose or continue with open play.

Eau Claire Indoor Sports Center 3456 Craig Road, Eau Claire

Cost: $4/child, adults are FREE

Age: Families of children age 0 to 6

9am-6pm Fri. Apr. 21

Dunn County Humane Society Rummage/Bake Sale

Rummage/Bake sale to benefit the animals. Donation drop off date: April 19, 9-7. Baked goods, clothing of all sizes, household, books, games, furniture toys, seasonal, linens.

Menomonie Veterans Center E4710 County Rd. BB, Menomonie

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

9am Fri. Apr. 21

BarOga

Combination of Barre, Yoga and Pilates. Strengthen, tone and gain flexibility.

Pure Fitness 4 You 1423 South Hastings Way, Eau Claire

Cost: $8

9:30-10:30am Fri. Apr. 21

Universal Yoga

Universal Yoga is an authentic system of yoga. Goals of practice include increasing strength, flexibility, balance, coordination, will power, energy level, and finding stillness of the mind. Classes are appropriate for beginners to seasoned practitioners.

PRAJNA pilates | yoga | beyond 705 S. Barstow Street, Eau Claire

Cost: $15; or punch card

Age: 16+

10am-4pm Fri. Apr. 21

Wellness Days for Hmong Elders

Each 4-hours wellness days includes an exercise class, healthy lunch, health-related presentations, and unstructured social time. The goal is to enhance Hmong elders' quality of life by providing programming that reduces social isolation, increases physical and mental health literacy, and improve English proficiency.

Boys and Girls Club of the Greater Chippewa Valley, Mary Marquart Center 201 E Lake St, Eau Claire

10am-5:30pm Fri. Apr. 21

Friends of the Menomonie Library Spring Book Sale

The Menomonie Public Library is bursting at the seams with books and media. Thousands of books for sale, most of which are $1 or less. DVDs of movies and TV series, music, audiobooks, puppets, record albums, and games. All money raised goes to benefit library programs.

Menomonie Public Library 600 Wolske Bay Rd, Menomonie

Cost: Varies

Age: All Ages

10-11:15am Fri. Apr. 21

Yoga for Everyone

Hatha Yoga is an intelligent and gentle approach to bring the mind, body and spirit together. In this format, class is appropriate for all ages, sizes, and levels of practice. Beginners are welcome. Best to arrive a few minutes early if this is your first time to the Yoga Center.

Eau Claire Yoga Center 2524 Golf Road, Eau Claire

Cost: $15 a class, first class is complimentary, or use a pass for discounted rate

Age: All Adults

10:30-11:30am Fri. Apr. 21

Art Explorers

Budding artists age 3 and up can participate in a 4 week storytime series exploring the world of art. Read about different artists, including the artists who create picture books and then experiment with different materials to create our own works of art.

Chippewa Falls Public Library 105 W Central St., Chippewa Falls

Cost: FREE; Registration required

Age: 3+

noon-5pm Fri. Apr. 21

200 Main: Jo Burke + Jody Balow + Lissa Siedow

Gallery and Studios in downtown Eau Claire. Featuring artwork for purchase by Jo Burke, Jody Balow and home decor by Lissa Siedow, we also host local visiting artists and frequent receptions to celebrate the arts in our community.

200 Main - Gallery & Studios 200 Main St., Eau Claire

1-6pm Fri. Apr. 21

Community Acupuncture Clinic

Community Acupuncture Clinic open every Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, and Friday. Call ahead to reserve your place.

Classic Acupuncture 2711 Pleasant St. Suite 1H, Eau Claire

Cost: $30-$35 sliding scale fee

Age: 18+

2:30-3:15pm Fri. Apr. 21

Eau Claire Jazz Fest Guest Artist Clinic: Friday

The festival is a conduit to continued learning about jazz. Eau Claire Jazz Fest Guest Artists will teach clinics to the interested public. Doc Severinsen and Carl Allen will share their expertise and educate students, directors, and community members on different elements of music and performance.

Gantner Concert Hall, Haas Fine Arts Center UW-Eau Claire, Eau Claire

Cost: FREE and open to the public

3-4:30pm Fri. Apr. 21

Modern Dance Class

This is a modern dance class based on the techniques of Martha Graham and Michael Doran. all adults are invited to join us for this restorative , strength building and inspiring class.

Dancers Studio 800 Wisconsin St. (Banbury Place, Building 13 - Room 122), Eau Claire

Cost: $40 per month

Age: Adults all ages

3:30-4pm Fri. Apr. 21

Seed Bombs

Using tissue, soil and seeds, squish, squeeze and place our bomb in a cup to dry. Then, as Spring warms into Summer, kids can tear away the cup, place the bomb in a small hole in the ground, cover it with soil and wait for it to sprout.

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

Cost: FREE with museum membership or admission

4-7pm Fri. Apr. 21

St Olaf Men's Club Fish Fry

The St Olaf Men's Club will be holding their famous All You Can Eat Fish Fry in the Father Agnew Parish Center. The Menu will feature 2 kinds of battered fish, baked fish, French fries, baked potato, vegetables, salad bar, coffee and milk.

St. Olaf Church 2407 North Lane, Eau Claire

Cost: $10 adults, $9 seniors, $4 children 5-12, free up to age 5, carryout $9

4-10:30pm Fri. Apr. 21

Blue Devil Productions: The Potterthon

A weekend long marathon of all 8 Harry Potter films. Friday will cover the "Sorcerer's Stone", and the "Chamber of Secrets". Saturday will cover the "Prisoner of Azkaban", "The Goblet of Fire", "The Order of the Phoenix", and "The Half-Blood Prince". Sunday will cover "The Deathly Hallows" Parts 1 and 2.

UW-Stout Memorial Student Center, The Terrace 302 10th Ave. E, Menomonie

Cost: FREE

5-9pm Fri. Apr. 21

Friday Family Night

Something for everyone, brought to you by Group Health Cooperative of Eau Claire. Includes a youth area with dress up clothes, riding toys, building blocks, basketball, volleyball, soccer, football, large inflatables, movie and coloring, free popcorn, and more.

Eau Claire Indoor Sports Center 3456 Craig Road, Eau Claire

Cost: Family of two: $8, three: $12, four: $16, five or more: $20

5-5:30pm Fri. Apr. 21

Young Professional Week: Kick Off Gathering

Kyran from Downtown Eau Claire, Inc. will talk a little bit about the history of JazzFest and Daneille from Weld Riley and Chair of the Young Professionals of the Chippewa Valley will explain YP Week. The Oxbow will provide koldtbord offerings to attendees and there will be cash bar available for purchasing drinks.

The Oxbow Hotel 516 Galloway St., Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: Age 21+

5-6:30pm Fri. Apr. 21

Jazz Fest 52nd Street: Sylvan Springs Jazz Group in the Volume One Gallery

As part of Eau Claire Jazz Fest's 52nd Street, join Sylvan Springs Jazz Group for a performance in the Volume One Gallery. They work mostly with three to eight musicians doing the varying styles of jazz and blues with different instrument combinations.

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

Cost: $10 wristband, provides access to all downtown jazz fest venues

Age: All Ages

5-11:30pm Fri. Apr. 21

Eau Claire Jazz Fest 52nd Street: Downtown Micon Cinema

5-6pm: Memorial High School 6-8pm: Duluth Jazz Co-Op 8-10pm: River City Ramblers 10-11:30pm: Forward Brass

Micon Downtown Cinema 315 S. Barstow St., Eau Claire

Cost: $10 wristband, provides access to all downtown jazz fest venues

5-11pm Fri. Apr. 21

Eau Claire Jazz Fest 52nd Street: Houligan's

5-7pm: Nick Foytik Band 7-9pm: Davey J and Friends 9-11pm: Left Field Quartet

Houligans Steak & Seafood Pub 415 South Barstow Street, Eau Claire

Cost: $10 wristband, provides access to all downtown jazz fest venues

5pm-2am Fri. Apr. 21

Eau Claire Jazz Fest 52nd Street: The Plus

5-6pm: Davey J + Jen Hanzen 6-8pm: They Trytones 8-10pm: NUTO Dixiland Band 10pm-12am: Real Big Band 12-2am: Steve Kenny Quartet

The Plus 208 S. Barstow St, Eau Claire

Cost: $10 wristband, provides access to all downtown jazz fest venues

5pm-2am Fri. Apr. 21

Eau Claire Jazz Fest 52nd Street: the Venue

5-6pm: The Little Trio 6-8pm: François La Mere 8-10pm: Contingent Quartet 10pm-12am: Liscio Combo 12-2am: Liscio

The Venue 209 Graham Avenue, Eau Claire

Cost: $10 wristband, provides access to all downtown jazz fest venues

5pm Fri. Apr. 21

Eau Claire Jazz Fest 52nd Street: Valleybrook 410 Cafe

5-6pm: As of Now Jazz Combo 6-8pm: Combros 8-10pm: Valleybrook Staff 10pm-12am: Todd Bartlett and Jerry Way

Valleybrook Cafe 412 S Barstow Street, Eau Claire

Cost: $10 wristband, provides access to all downtown jazz fest venues

5-10pm Fri. Apr. 21

Eau Claire Jazz Fest 52nd Street: Air Stream

5pm: UWEC Jazz II 6pm: CollECtive Choir 7pm: UKE 8pm: Forward Brass 9pm: Robbie and the Goodvibes 10pm: Bottleneck Brass

Cost: $10 wristband, provides access to all downtown jazz fest venues

5-10pm Fri. Apr. 21

Eau Claire Jazz Fest 52nd Street: Volume One

5-6:30pm: Sylvan Springs Jazz Group 6:30-8pm Jayson Collins Grouptet 8-10pm: Equinox

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

Cost: $10 wristband, provides access to all downtown jazz fest venues

5-11pm Fri. Apr. 21

Eau Claire Jazz Fest 52nd Street: Clancy's

5-7pm: Ako 7-9pm: Catya 9-11pm: Omnos Quintet

Clancy's 414 S Barstow St, Eau Claire

Cost: $10 wristband, provides access to all downtown jazz fest venues

5-10pm Fri. Apr. 21

Eau Claire Jazz Fest 52nd Street: Revival Records

5-7pm: Lowertown Hot Club 7-9pm: Open Jam 9-10: Octa As In Gin

Revival Records 418 South Barstow St., Eau Claire

Cost: $10 wristband, provides access to all downtown jazz fest venues

5:30pm Fri. Apr. 21

Eau Claire Jazz Fest UWEC Alumni Kickoff Event

Before downtown Eau Claire transforms into a jazz nightclub scene, come down to The Lismore, where you can enjoy your favorite beverages, blackened shrimp tacos with mango salsa and jalapeno aioli, New Orleans seafood stew, and lots of Blugold camaraderie.

The Lismore 333 Gibson Street, Eau Claire

Cost: $15

5:30pm-1am Fri. Apr. 21

Eau Claire Jazz Fest 52nd Street: The Lismore

5:30-7:30pm: UWEC Jazz II 7:30-9pm: 7 Swing 9-11pm: Weapons of Brass Destruction 11pm-1am: Troppo

The Lismore 333 Gibson Street, Eau Claire

Cost: $10 wristband, provides access to all downtown jazz fest venues

5:30-11pm Fri. Apr. 21

Eau Claire Jazz Fest 52nd Street: The Dive

5:30-7:30pm: SPAT 7:30-9:30pm: John Raymond Group 9:30-11pm: Jake Arnold Group 11pm-1am: UWEC Jazz I Combo

Dive Bar (Inside The Lismore) 333 Gibson Street, Eau Claire

Cost: $10 wristband, provides access to all downtown jazz fest venues

5:45-6:30pm Fri. Apr. 21

Eau Claire YMCA- Free Family Zumba Night

Part of the YMCA Healthy Kids Day initiative, a free community event to help parents begin thinking early about ways to keep their kids both physically and intellectually active this summer.

Eau Claire YMCA 700 Graham Ave., Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

6pm Fri. Apr. 21

Eau Claire Jazz Fest 52nd Street

Friday night at the Eau Claire Jazz Festival celebrates the true culture of jazz as Downtown Eau Claire transforms into a jazz nightclub scene. 52nd Street is a re-creation of the historic 52nd Street of New York City. Over 50 bands play at multiple venues along Barstow Street in downtown Eau Claire, featuring a variety of music styles, including ragtime, blues, acoustic, and big band. Go online for a full schedule of events.

Various downtown EC venues; schedule and location list available online

Cost: $10 all-access wristband sold at the door. One wristband provides access to all of the venues

Age: Venues are All-Ages or 21+

6:15-7:45pm Fri. Apr. 21

DIY Herbal Salves

Learn how to create healing salves with herbal oils for pain, wounds and other skin ailments. Herbal salves are a must-have DIY remedy to add to your home apothecary. In this class, we will cover a handful of herbs as well details on how to blend and heat oils with wax to create high quality herbal salves.

Forage 930 Galloway St., Building 13, Suite 212, Eau Claire

Cost: $15; Pre-Registration required

6:30-9pm Fri. Apr. 21

Paint at Cheers Pablo

Head to Cheers Pablo for one of many painting events, or a DIY sign class. No painting experience necessary, just come ready to have fun. More information about available classes online.

Cheers Pablo 2839 Mall Drive, Suite 3A, Eau Claire

Cost: $35 per person, $25 for Kids Under 12

Age: All Ages

6:30-8pm Fri. Apr. 21

Jazz Fest 52nd Street: Jayson Collins Grouptet in the Volume One Gallery

As part of Eau Claire Jazz Fest's 52nd Street, join the Jayson Collins Grouptet for a performance in the Volume One Gallery. They're a high energy jazz septet playing through a mix of joyful and eclectic soul, jazz and rhythm and blues.

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

Cost: $10 wristband, provides access to all downtown jazz fest venues

Age: All Ages

7-10pm Fri. Apr. 21

Tunes at the Tasting Lounge

Every Friday you can enjoy our locally produced wines and spirits while listening to an array of local musicians. Check out Infinity Beverages' Facebook page or website before swinging down for updates and musician details.

Infinity Beverages Winery & Distillery 3460 Mall Drive, Eau Claire

Age: 21+

7pm Fri. Apr. 21

Chippewa Falls High School Theater Presents: The Little Prince

The Chippewa Falls High School Theater Department presents their annual spring play, this time being a theatrical production of The Little Prince, adapted from the world famous French novel by Antoine de Saint-Exupéry.

Chippewa Falls High School 735 Terrill Street, Chippewa Falls

Cost: $5 for adults, $3 for students, FREE for children 5 and under

Age: All Ages

7pm-4am Fri. Apr. 21

Menomonie Area Relay for Life

Relay for Life is the opportunity for people to come together to celebrate the lives of those affected by cancer, remember those who have lost their battle, and fight back to raise money for the American Cancer Society. It's an overnight event that raises funds and awareness for the American Cancer Society.

University of Wisconsin-Stout, Sports & Fitness Center 220 13th Ave E, Sports & Fitness Center, Menomonie

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

7pm Fri. Apr. 21

UWEC Campus Film Series: "Into the Woods"

Inspired by a choice selection of Brothers Grimm fairy tales, this plot centers on a baker and his wife who incur the wrath of a witch while attempting to start a family. Subsequently cursed by the vengeful hag, the hapless couple find their fates linked with those of Cinderella, Little Red Riding Hood, Rapunzel, and Jack of Jack and the Beanstalk.

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

Cost: $7 for film series membership; $14 for family membership

Age: Rated PG

7-10pm Fri. Apr. 21

Live Music: Justin Jay Arnold

Chippewa Falls singer/songwriter Justin Jay Arnold makes his first appearance at Infinity. Currently working on his third album, Justin is sure to draw you in with his sand-papered vocals whether he's singing an original or covering the likes of Weezer, Waylon or Tupac.

Infinity Beverages Winery & Distillery 3460 Mall Drive, Eau Claire

Age: 21+

7-10pm Fri. Apr. 21

Live Music: Dan Zerr

Dan is a member of Eggplant Heroes, and offers up a solo show of pop, folk, blues and Americana featuring tunes from John Hiatt, David Bowie, Natalie Merchant, Bob Dylan, Paul Simon, Lyle Lovett, Tom Waits, etc., as well as original songs from his CD "Guacamole, Macaroni and Cheese".

Infinity Beverages Winery & Distillery 3460 Mall Drive, Eau Claire

7-11:30pm Fri. Apr. 21

Eau Claire Jazz Fest 52nd Street: Acoustic Cafe

7-8:30pm: CollECtive Choir 8:30-10pm: Bottleneck Brass 10:00-11:30pm: Luc Larson Trio with Strings ft. Blacck Lagoon

Acoustic Cafe 505 S. Barstow St., Eau Claire

Cost: $10 wristband, provides access to all downtown jazz fest venues

7pm-2am Fri. Apr. 21

Eau Claire Jazz Fest 52nd Street: Stones Throw

7-8pm: Dixieland Express 8-10pm: Break Down Buildings 10pm-12am: Alumni Big Band 12am-2am: Evan Middlesworth Soul Tribute Band

Stones Throw 304 Eau Claire St., Eau Claire

Cost: $10 wristband, provides access to all downtown jazz fest venues

7:30pm Fri. Apr. 21

ECCT Presents: The True Story of the Three Little Pigs

Everyone knows the story of the 3 little Pigs, but have you ever wondered if there was more to the story? Could one wolf really cause that much damage? In this musical adaptation of the popular children's story, Alexander T. Wolf takes the stand and finally has his say about what really happened.

The Oxford 1814 Oxford Ave., Eau Claire

Cost: Ticket Price TBA

Age: All Ages

7:30-9:30pm Fri. Apr. 21

Eau Claire International Folk Dancers

A weekly recreational international dance group where you dance the dances of many lands. Come and join us whenever you like. No partners necessary. Wear comfortable clothes and soft-soled, non-marking clean shoes. First Fridays of the month are specialized for beginners.

YMCA Fitness Center 206 Emery St., Eau Claire

Cost: Usually $2/night; more if live music

7:30-9:30pm Fri. Apr. 21

Peter Phippen and Rahbi Crawford

A Grammy Award nominee and four-time Native American Music Award nominee, Peter Phippen is a nationally and internationally respected world flute specialist, recording artist, scholar, educator, and producer. In his approach to world flute performance, he is an experiential, natural folk musician with a penchant for creative and artistic musical improvisation.

Mabel Tainter Center for the Arts 205 Main St. E, Menomonie

Cost: $20 Adults / $18 Seniors & Students

Age: All Ages

7:30pm Fri. Apr. 21

51st Annual Eau Claire Jazz Festival Headliner Concert

Entertaining audiences with flashy performances, Doc Severinsen is best known for leading the NBC Orchestra on the Tonight Show with Johnny Carson. Intending to retire in 2006, Doc moved to Mexico where he ended up meeting guitarist Gil…

The State Theatre 316 Eau Claire St., Eau Claire

Cost: $10-20

7:30pm Fri. Apr. 21

UWEC Theatre Presents: "The Heidi Chronicles"

Comprised of a series of interrelated scenes and the play traces the coming of age of Heidi Holland, a successful art historian, as she tries to find her bearings in a rapidly changing world. This celebrated play was the winner of the Pulitzer Prize, The Tony Award, the Drama Desk Award, the Hull-Warriner Award and the Susan Smith Blackburn Prize.

UWEC Kjer Theatre 1602 Park Ave., Eau Claire

Cost: $18 GA

8pm Fri. Apr. 21

Live Music: Michael Drabik

Michael Drabik is a singer-songwriter originally from Chicago, now living in Brooklyn, NY. His unique sound intersects Blues, Soul, and Jazz genres, drawing inspiration from legends like Stevie Wonder, Ray Charles, John Mayer, and Wes Montgomery.

The Cabin UWEC Davies Center, Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

8-10pm Fri. Apr. 21

Jazz Fest 52nd Street: Equinox at the Volume One Gallery

As part of Eau Claire Jazz Fest's 52nd Street, join Equinox for a performance in the Volume One Gallery. Freddy Sklenar's Equinix Quintet plus some exciting friends will play more originals and Jazz Standards.

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

Cost: $10 wristband, provides access to all downtown jazz fest venues

8-11:30pm Fri. Apr. 21

Eau Claire Jazz Fest 52nd Street: Mousetrap

8-10pm: Ako 10-11:30pm: Colin Heshmat Quartet

The Mousetrap 311 S. Barstow St., Eau Claire

Cost: $10 wristband, provides access to all downtown jazz fest venues

9pm Fri. Apr. 21

Music/Karaoke at Hallie Bar & Grill

Drink, sing, and be merry. Music, music videos, and karaoke go until close. Happy Hour prices start at midnight. Fun, relaxed atmosphere.

Hallie Bar & Grill 1713 Hwy OO, Chippewa Falls

9pm-2am Fri. Apr. 21

Eau Claire Jazz Fest 52nd Street: Fire House

9-10pm: Nick Foytik 10pm-12am: Lauren Sevian Group 12-2am: Clear Water Jazz

The Eau Claire Fire House 202 Gibson St., Eau Claire

Cost: $10 wristband, provides access to all downtown jazz fest venues

9:30pm-1:30am Fri. Apr. 21

Live Music: Sage

Sage is a Classic Rock/Country band based out of midwestern Wisconsin

O'Leary's Pub 809 W. Clairemont Ave, Eau Claire

Ongoing Events For 04/21/2017

karaoke/DJ, galleries, classes, etc