Events For 04/30/2017

Sun. Apr. 30

Springfest 2017

Get ready for Springfest 2017; back this year and bigger than ever. Three days of fun in Chippewa Falls with a huge live music schedule, family-friendly entertainment, Happy Hour at the Leinenkugel's pavilion, food vendors, Kubb Championship, and a 5k Fundraiser for the Chippewa Area Boys and Girls Club mentor program. See the full schedule online and celebrate all that is spring in the Chippewa Valley.

Northern Wisconsin State Fairgrounds 225 Edward St., Chippewa Falls

Cost: $12 for 3 day advanced sale tickets, $15 for 3 day at the gate. $8 for 1 day at gate, Kids 12 & under FREE

Age: All Ages

9am-noon Sun. Apr. 30

If The Shoe Fits Adult Dance Classes

Classes in dance basics ranging from basic movement and strengthening to ballet and tap fundamentals. These classes are ideal for adults who never took classes when they were younger, but still want to learn how to dance. No experience required.

If The Shoe Fits Dance Studio 102 W Grand Ave, Eau Claire

Cost: $50-$90 per month

Age: Age 17+

10am-4pm Sun. Apr. 30

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 1005 Oxford Avenue, Eau Claire

10am-5pm Sun. Apr. 30

53rd Annual Spring Art Show - Community Art Exhibit

Over 100 artists from the area submit two and three-dimensional art works each year. The exhibition includes original paintings, sculptures, photos, stained glass, mosaics, ceramics, and other creative art forms.

Chippewa Valley Cultural Association, Inc., Heyde Center for the Arts 3 South High Street, Chippewa Falls

Age: All Ages

10-11am Sun. Apr. 30

"We Can Make A Difference" UUC Choir

Join the UUC Choir as the members share a spirit of unity and hope during this Sunday’s service of music, poetry and prose.

Unitarian Universalist Congregation 421 S. Farwell St., Eau Claire

10:30-11am Sun. Apr. 30

Mini Gardens

Little fingers will have no trouble digging in and making these adorable little gardens. They're perfect to start seedlings in and transplant into home gardens, or simply watch them as the grow on any countertop.

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

Cost: Free with Museum membership or admission.

noon-4pm Sun. Apr. 30

International Folk Fair

The International Folk Fair celebrates cultural diversity while bringing together the community for an educational and enriching experience. The Fair will focus on Music. Dan Newton’s Café Accordion Orchestra will be performing throughout the day. Attendees can learn about song, dance, and instruments from all around the world. Over 25 groups are represented, with world cuisine for purchase!

Davies Center, UW-Eau Claire UW-Eau Claire, Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

1-4pm Sun. Apr. 30

ACT Test Preparation

Take two official, retired ACT tests and receive detailed results. Write a practice essay using a typical ACT prompt and receive individual feedback. Complete sample exercises and skill drills to review key concepts. Learn test-taking strategies and helpful hints for each section of the test.

UW-Eau Claire Human Sciences and Services Building 239 Water St, Eau Claire

Cost: $179 early bird (deadline of March 2) $199 standard (after March 2)

1-3pm Sun. Apr. 30

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

1-8:30pm Sun. Apr. 30

5th. Annual "The Beatles on the Chippewa"

A tribute to the Fab Four's music and benefit for Blues on the Chippewa. Over 40 regional musicians will be performing including Little Wing, Nici Peper, James Grant, Truth before Treason, Mark Healey, Bear Creek Boys, The Renditions, Scott Wilcox, The Mustangs, Kevin Lombardo Duo, Wolves at the Door and more.

Corral Bar & Riverside Grill 318 W. Main St., Durand

Cost: FREE

Age: 21+

1-4pm Sun. Apr. 30

Kids in STEM

This event is designed to get kids excited for science. There will be professors and students from the university that will have booths and interactive activities for the kids to participate in on the 2nd floor of the library on campus.

McIntyre Library, UW-Eau Claire UW-Eau Claire, Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

1:30-2:15pm Sun. Apr. 30

Kettlebell AMPD

Kettlebell AMPD is a heart-pounding class that uses low kettlebell weights and high reps and sets the moves to music. This class is 45 minutes and focuses on several areas such as arms, legs, core, and cardio. With Kettlebell AMPD you'll burn a ton of calories AND have fun doing it.

Dragonfly Dance and Wellness 308 North Barstow, Eau Claire

Cost: $6

Age: All Ages

1:30-3:30pm Sun. Apr. 30

Menomonie High School Theatre Presents: "Grease"

The witty dialogue and catchy hit songs such as “We Go Together” keep Grease one of the most popular musicals of all time

Menomonie High School 1715 5th St. W., Menomonie

Cost: Tickets $3 students and senior citizens $5 adults Free with activity pass Tickets will be for sale, at the door, 1 hour prior to the beginning of each performance

Age: Parental Guidance Suggested

2-3:30pm Sun. Apr. 30

Stoughton Norwegian Dancers - Norwegian Dance and Dress

A 64 year tradition, the Stoughton Norwegian Dancers endeavor to entertain and share traditional Scandinavian folk dance and authentic Norwegian bunads (costumes) with audiences throughout the area. The group is made up of Stoughton High School School Sophomores, Juniors and Seniors who tour the United States bringing their authentic Scandanavian dance, music, humor, energy, and fun.

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

Cost: Adults $13, Seniors $12, Youth $6

Age: All Ages

2-4pm Sun. Apr. 30

From Vienna

The Menomonie Singers present "From Vienna" performing Schubert's Mass in G and other choral selections by composers who lived and worked in one of the greatest music cities in the world. Accompaniment on the Mass by small orchestra of local musicians. Dr. Jerry Hui, conductor.

Our Savior's Lutheran Church 910 9th St. E, Menomonie

Cost: Suggested Donation $10

Age: All Ages

2pm Sun. Apr. 30

UWEC International Film Society: "The Lives of Others"

In 1984 East Berlin, an agent of the secret police, conducting surveillance on a writer and his lover, finds himself becoming increasingly absorbed by their lives.

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

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

Age: Rated R

2pm Sun. Apr. 30

Menomonie Theater Guild: Agatha Christie’s “The Mousetrap”

Mysterious twists and turns abound when a group of strangers stranded in a guest house during a snowstorm discover that a murderer is in their midst. The identity of the killer in the play is a closely guarded secret, and Agatha Christie’s greatest mystery unfolds to a surprising conclusion.

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

3-6pm Sun. Apr. 30

Live Music: Schuh Fly

Plays a variety of popular 60s to 80s Classic Rock & Classic Country music and some more current hits. Many songs covered were number one on the charts. Performing Beatles, Buffet, CCR, Cash, Clapton, Diamond, Eagles, Orbison, Willie Nelson, Zac Brown and many more.

SandBar & Grill 17643 50th Avenue, Chippewa Falls

Cost: FREE

Age: 21+

3:45-6pm Sun. Apr. 30

Red Cedar Buddha Sangha

Zen Mindfulness Practice Community. Each session offers meditation, and teachings, and often outdoor walking meditation in the beautiful wildlife area surrounding the meeting place.

Simply Dunn E4606 County Rd. C, Downsville

Cost: FREE

Age: Adults

4:30pm Sun. Apr. 30

Pound Fitness Class

Pound is an amazing FUN group fitness class that is inspired by drumming. Come rock out and work out at the same time.

Pure Fitness 4 You 1423 South Hastings Way, Eau Claire

Cost: $8

4:30-5:30pm Sun. Apr. 30

Zumba with Z.Vida Fitness

Z.Vida Fitness is co-owned by Cindy & Emily Peterson, licensed Zumba Fitness instructors who have been dancing to the Zumba beat since 2009. Cindy, Emily and their team of awesome Zumba instructors are dedicated to bringing you the best Zumba classes in the area.

Z.Vida Fitness @ The Center 3701 E. Clairemont Avenue, Eau Claire

Cost: $5

Age: 7+

7pm Sun. Apr. 30

Michael W. Smith Concert

Compassion International Presents The Revolution Tour with Michael W. Smith, Jordan Feliz and Nathan Tasker. Michael W. Smith is a contemporary Christian singer/songwriter.

Zorn Arena UWEC, Garfield Avenue 121, Eau Claire

Cost: Tickets are $18.50-29; VIP is $50

8pm Sun. Apr. 30

Game Show Night: Family Feud Style Trivia

Join us for Family Feud-style trivia and half off apps and taps every Sunday at 8 PM. Also featuring $3 specialty drinks and $2.50 rail drinks. Bring your friends, and don't miss out on the fun.

Green Mill Restaurant & Bar 2703 Craig Rd., Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

8-10pm Sun. Apr. 30

Tavern Tally-Family Feud Style

Tavern Tally is the new poll-based bar game in which teams compete to win prizes. The goal is to identify the most popular answer from subjective, poll driven questions, much alike the TV game show Family Feud. Accumulate more points by guessing the more popular answers.

Green Mill Restaurant & Bar 2703 Craig Rd., Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: 21+

Ongoing Events For 04/30/2017

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