Events For 05/06/2017

Sat. May. 6

"We Are Stardust" (Wanrudee Buranakorn and Jyl Kelley)

“We Are Stardust” features photographs and video displays by local artists Wanrudee Buranakorn and Jyl Kelley. Together, their works offer a vision of the mystical harmonies of light in shadow, earth in the heavens, and the elemental self. Light refreshments available.

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

Cost: FREE

6:30-11am Sat. May. 6

Spring Bird Hike and Banding Demo

Begin the morning with a bird hike at the Reserve to look for spring migrants, wander back to the Nature Center for a banding demonstration. See birds both through binoculars and in hand. Learn about bird identification, bird behavior, and why BCR bands them. Open to all bird enthusiasts.

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

Cost: Friends $3; Nonmembers $5

7am-1pm Sat. May. 6

Weekend Brunch: Musical Guest Shane Leonard

Farm-focused weekend brunch (served 7am-1pm) with lively instrumental tunes from Shane Leonard 10am-1pm. An array of midwestern and other brunch classics including omelettes, quiche, wild rice porridge, Belgian waffles, sandwiches, and more. A variety of classic and original morning drinks including mimosas, bloody marys, and others.

The Oxbow Hotel 516 Galloway St., Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

8-8:55am Sat. May. 6

Zumba with Emily

Zumba is a Latin based, shake your booty aerobic workout.

Dragonfly Dance and Wellness 308 North Barstow, Eau Claire

Cost: $5

Age: Age 12+

8am-3:30pm Sat. May. 6

Bee Keeping 102 - You are a Beekeeper, Now What?

Learn how to properly manage your bee hive while they are foraging and packing away pollen and honey. Topics will include how to perform a hive inspection, managing your hive’s growth, hive swarming, and when to add honey supers. Please bring a bee veil or bee suit.

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

Cost: Friends $40; Nonmembers $45

8:15am Sat. May. 6

Distance Running Course

Distance Running Course is a class specifically designed for anyone, at any level, interested in running a half or full marathon. This course will provide both the physiological and emotional training tools to help you on this 15-week journey that culminates at the finish line of the Eau Claire Marathon on May 7.

UW-Eau Claire Continuing Education 103 Garfield Avenue, Eau Claire

Cost: See cost information online

8:15-9:15am Sat. May. 6

Zumba with PS-Get Fit

First class is always free. All fitness levels welcome for a 1-hour Zumba workout.

Excite! Wellness Studio 107 N. Bridge Street, Chippewa Falls

Cost: First time free, $5 drop-ins

Age: All Ages

8:30-10:30am Sat. May. 6

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+

8:30-11:30am Sat. May. 6

5th Annual Walk for Hunger Nyre You

The ½ or 3 mile walk raises funds for the Feed A Child Nyre You program that supports hunger through weekend food bags for students who attend Altoona Schools, 4K weekend food bags and the Altoona HS food pantry. More info at Feed A Child Nyre You Facebook. Activities at 8:30am, walk at 10am.

Bethlehem Lutheran Church 2245 Hayden Ave, Altoona

Cost: $10/person or $30/family

Age: All Ages

9am-4pm Sat. May. 6

If The Shoe Fits Kids Dance Classes

Various dance classes from mommy and me to jazz and modern. Main focus is starting at the beginning, so no experience is required.

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

Cost: $35-$45 per month

Age: Ages 3-13

9am-3pm Sat. May. 6

3rd Annual CVTC Auto Club Car Show & Swap Meet

Rain or Shine CVTC Student Parking Lot, Eau Claire Dash Plaques to first 100 Show Cars Spectators & Show Cars are free.

Chippewa Valley Technical College 620 W. Clairemont Avenue, Eau Claire

Cost: Show Cars and Spectators are Free; Swap Vendors $10

Age: All Ages

9-9:30am Sat. May. 6

Serious Circuits

30 minutes of weights and cardio circuit training with personal Trainer Emily Balow

Dragonfly Dance and Wellness 308 North Barstow, Eau Claire

Cost: $8

Age: 12+

9-10am Sat. May. 6

Swan Lake Ballet Studio - Spring "Body Ballet" Classes

Learn diversity through dance, study classical ballet vocabulary, build up strong body, and experience creativity in dance. Students learn classical ballet choreography and perform at various venues such as Mabel Tainter, Summer Festival, Fall International Festival, and the UWEC Davies Center.

Swan Lake Ballet Studio Banbury Place Bldg 13 Ste 122, Eau Claire

Cost: $6 per class/$26 for 5 classes/$46 for 9 classes

9:30-10:30am Sat. May. 6

HOT Yoga

See for yourself how hot yoga helps you purify and cleanse the mind, body and soul. This is a dynamic class where you will work every part of your body building strength, fluidity, concentration and balance while linking breath to continuous movement.

The Yoga Room Eau Claire's Yoga Studio 2839 Mall Dr, Eau Claire

Cost: $15 Drop in or $80 a month Unlimited Yoga

9:30am-noon Sat. May. 6

Make a Thunder Gourd

In this two hour class you will decorate a gourd, and a membrane and spring. When finished the beautiful gourd makes a wonderful thunderous sound. All children must be accompanied by an adult. Younger children can assist with painting and decorating. No more than 3 people per gourd.

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

Cost: Members $30, Nonmembers $35 (per gourd); register by May 3rd

Age: Ages 8-Adult

9:45-11am Sat. May. 6

Tinkergarten

Getting children back into nature with an outdoor early childhood learning environment. 18 months to 8 years old. Discounts for multiple children. Choose Wednesday or Saturday class.

Irvine Park Bridgewater Avenue, Chippewa Falls

Cost: $140

Age: 18 month - 8 years

10am-4pm Sat. May. 6

ArtMobile at Oakwood Mall

The ARTmobile connects children to the visual arts with fun and relevant art projects that have an educational aspect to them.

Oakwood Mall 4800 Golf Rd, Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

10am-4pm Sat. May. 6

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 Sat. May. 6

Chippewa Valley It Works Gives Back to Down Syndrome

An event to raise awareness and fundraising for Down Syndrome. Vendors, crafting, small business sellers, pool tournament from 10am-5pm, dart tournament from 11am-6pm, and Moonshine Band from 7-11pm.

Northern Wisconsin State Fairgrounds 225 Edward St., Chippewa Falls

Cost: $5

Age: All Ages

10-11:30am Sat. May. 6

Beginning Ukulele

Learn to play your ukulele in one easy lesson.

Arts Coming Together: School of the Arts 107 Wilson Court, Menomonie

Cost: $15

10am-4pm Sat. May. 6

Friends of the L. E. Phillips Memorial Public Library Book Sale

Choose from thousands of children's, young adult, non-fiction, and adult fiction books. Adult paperbacks start at $1; hardcovers at $2. Children and young adult paperbacks start at $.50. Bag Sales on Saturday and Sunday feature discount pricing.

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

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

10am-3pm Sat. May. 6

Astronomy Day in the Chippewa Valley

Planetarium shows, activities and displays about astronomy for all ages. See a working radio telescope, meteorites, and telescopes. Learn about constellations, radioactivity, and the August total solar eclipse, examine the sun using a solar-filtered telescope.

UWEC campus, Phillips Science Hall near planetarium 101 Roosevelt Ave, Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

10am-4pm Sat. May. 6

Maevyn's Lair Jewelry, Art and Crafts Sale

Maevyn's Lair will feature casual and statement jewelry created by Marilyn Kanne, as well as aprons, mug rugs, pillows and small quilts. Thane Berg Photography will have prints, cards and photo books for sale. Kate Kanne Photography will have matted prints for sale.

5393 North Shore Drive, Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: 18+

10am-4pm Sat. May. 6

27th Annual Pottery and Painting Sale

Wood fired functional pottery by Willem Gebben and Oil Paintings, watercolors, drawings, and prints by Hjordis Olson. See the studios and Kiln. Refreshments. Beautiful rural setting enjoy some time in nature.

Hillcrest Pottery N 8751 County Road A, Colfax

Cost: FREE

Age: All ages

10am-noon Sat. May. 6

Walking Tour of Norden Folk Woods

A guided walking tour of Norden Folk Woods. Hiking boots and bug spray are recommended.

Norden Folk Woods On Crescent Ave, roughly 5 miles west of Fannie Hill, Eau Claire

10am-4pm Sat. May. 6

Wood, Wine & Cheese Open House

Eau Claire native Tim Tyler will be debuting intriguing, raw, wood furniture. Other artisans will also be featuring whimsical pottery and paintings, pencil drawings and classy, inspirational, one of a kind jewelry. Learn about unique wine and cheese pairing.

Porter Place 914 Porter Ave., Eau Claire

10:15-11:45am Sat. May. 6

Swan Lake Ballet Studio - Spring Kids Classes

Learn diversity through dance, study classical ballet vocabulary, build up strong body, and experience creativity in dance. Students learn classical ballet choreography and perform at various venues such as Mabel Tainter, Summer Festival, Fall International Festival, and the UWEC Davies Center.

Swan Lake Ballet Studio Banbury Place Bldg 13 Ste 122, Eau Claire

Cost: $5-8/class, $20-36 for 5 classes, $28-55 for 9 classes

Age: Ages 3-13

10:15am-4pm Sat. May. 6

US Foreign Policy and the Future of Eurasian Security

A symposium of academic experts and diplomats on the question of US foreign policy and Eurasian security. Keynote address on May 5th by Jack Matlock Jr., former ambassador to the Soviet Union; and on Saturday there will be a number of sessions with academic experts and diplomats.

UWEC Hibbard Hall, Room 100 105 Garfield Avenue, Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

10:30-11am Sat. May. 6

Painting With Food

Did you know food can be used for more than just dinner? Using treats as a paintbrush, make some incredibly unique works of art.

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

Cost: FREE with Museum membership or admission

Age: All Ages

11am-5pm Sat. May. 6

Springtime Artisan Market

A weekend of art, demos, food, entertainment, conversations and fun. Artisans will have their doors open, and the Gallery will be lit up. 20 outside artisans will set up tents to showcase their talents. The smells of good food and sounds of music will pipe through the air.

Artisan Forge Studios 1106 Mondovi Road, Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

11am-1pm Sat. May. 6

Celebrate Mom at Menomonie Market

Celebrate your mom at Menomonie Market. Enjoy a free gift basket raffle, mimosa and chocolate samples, demos from EB Ranch, Beloved Sisters and Dairyland Bakery.

Menomonie Market Food Co-op 814 Main St. East, Menomonie

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

noon-5pm Sat. May. 6

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

noon-5pm Sat. May. 6

Wood Fired Pizza

Wood fired pizza, locally grown and produced wine, and gorgeous views. Public welcome, no reservations needed. Indoor/Outdoor seating available.

Cottage Winery & Vineyard N7391 County Road F, Menomonie

noon-5pm Sat. May. 6

Fruhlingkindlmarket: Spring Market

A variety of local vendors showcasing their incredible talents. There will be German brats to fill your bellies and a food truck each Saturday. Vendors include woodcraft, bird feeders, garden decor, furniture, breads, meats, cheeses, food trucks, coffee, ice cream more. A full list of the vendors can be found in the bier hall.

Lazy Monk Brewing, LLC 97 West Madison Street, Eau Claire

noon-2pm Sat. May. 6

Mothers Day Wine Glass Painting

Bring mom or your friends in to celebrate Mother's Day by painting a wine glass together and enjoying a few beverages. This event will be paint at your own pace, but the host can offer some ideas.

The Pourhouse W301 Menomonie St., Elk Mound

Cost: $20 (1 wine glass to paint and materials + 2 drinks)

1-3pm Sat. May. 6

Go Paint Chippewa Valley - Young Artists - Plein Air Paint-Phoenix Park

Young Artists is a 2 hour paint workshop outside in Phoenix Park, and wants to inspire the next generation of creative minds. A fun and qualified instructor will guide you through the painting of your very own outdoor masterpiece. Admission includes snacks, art supplies, and the event.

Phoenix Park 330 Riverfront Terrace, Eau Claire

Cost: $25

Age: Kids and their grown-ups

1-4pm Sat. May. 6

Paint Me A Landscape: Intermediate Watercolor

Learn more watercolor techniques to paint a landscape suitable to frame for your home. Bring your own photo references. Some materials provided. Insttuctor: Vickie Casper

Arts Coming Together: School of the Arts 107 Wilson Court, Menomonie

Cost: $35

1-2:30pm Sat. May. 6

There’s Only One: Arctic National Wildlife Refuge Speakers Day

Artist and Activist Vicki Milewski will speak about her decades long work to protect the Refuge’s northern coastal plain, through lobbying in Washington D.C., using her art to inspire others to help win wilderness protection for this fragile, important and inspiring place.

Galaudet Gallery LLC 618 South Farwell, Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

1:30-4pm Sat. May. 6

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

2pm Sat. May. 6

UWEC Film Series: "The Book Thief"

The Book Thief tells the story of an extraordinary, spirited young girl sent to live with a foster family in WWII Germany. Intrigued by the only book she brought with her, she begins collecting books as she finds them. With the help of her new parents and a secret guest under the stairs, she learns to read and creates a magical world that inspires them all.

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

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

Age: PG-13

2-3:30pm Sat. May. 6

The String Connection/Full Connection Orchestra Concert

The String Connection, an adult string orchestra, with guests, forming The Full Connection, (full orchestra) featuring a concert of string and full orchestra music, featuring Beethoven's Symphony #1. Celebrating The String Connection's 10th season.

Saving Grace Lutheran Church 2124 EastRidge, Eau Claire

Cost: Free will donation

Age: All Ages

2-5:30pm Sat. May. 6

Live Music on the Patio: Steve Szydel

Live music with Steve Szydel on the patio at Autumn Harvest Winery. Wine, cheese and snacks available for purchase, so come, relax and enjoy. Guests are can bring their own chairs.

Autumn Harvest Winery 19947 Cty Hwy J, Chippewa Falls

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

3pm Sat. May. 6

Bingo to Support Irvine Zoo

Half the proceeds go to the winner. The other half goes to Irvine Park Zoo.

Snout Saloon 13 W. Central St., Chippewa Falls

3-5pm Sat. May. 6

Go Paint Chippewa Valley - Quick Paint in Phoenix Park

Quick Paint in Phoenix Park! Registered GO Paint! Chippewa Valley painters will have 2 hours to paint the flora, fauna, and folks of Phoenix Park. Prizes awarded. Participating artists are required to register. Contact for more information about how to register.

Phoenix Park 330 Riverfront Terrace, Eau Claire

Cost: See registration information, FREE to watch

Age: All Ages

3-7pm Sat. May. 6

The Galloping Gala

Celebrate one of America's finest pastimes, the Kentucky Derby, and raise funds for Bob's House for Dogs. Evening will include classic Derby food, games and entertainment. Be sure to wear your favorite hat or bowtie.

Wild Ridge Golf Course 3647 Kane Rd., Eau Claire

Cost: Tickets are $50 per person

3-7pm Sat. May. 6

Live Music: Schuh Fly

Schuh Fly plays a variety of popular 60s - 80s Classic Rock & Country music and 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 more.

Slim's Lake Hallie Tavern 1979 County Hwy OO, Chippewa Falls

Cost: FREE

Age: 21+

3-6:30pm Sat. May. 6

Lakely Special Event: Derby Day

Enjoy fun derby fashion, mint juleps, kubb, snacks, televised derby coverage, and more for the 143rd running of the Kentucky Derby. The action starts at 3pm, the race is at 5:20, and the live jazz after-party starts at 5:30. Prizes awarded for the best outfits too.

The Oxbow Hotel 516 Galloway St., Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

3-4:30pm Sat. May. 6

There’s Only One: Arctic National Wildlife Refuge Speakers Day

Artist and Activist Vicki Milewski will speak about her decades long work to protect the Refuge’s northern coastal plain, through lobbying in Washington D.C., using her art to inspire others to help win wilderness protection for this fragile, important and inspiring place.

Galaudet Gallery LLC 618 South Farwell, Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

3:30-4pm Sat. May. 6

Painting With Food

Did you know food can be used for more than just dinner? Using treats as a paintbrush, make some incredibly unique works of art.

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

Cost: FREE with Museum membership or admission

Age: All Ages

4pm Sat. May. 6

UWEC Theatre: Short Play Festival

Each spring the UWEC Theatre Division stages a collection of one-act plays directed by students from the Advanced Directing course. This dynamic collection of work showcases the emerging talents of the division's young directors and actors.

UWEC Kjer Theatre 1602 Park Ave., Eau Claire

Cost: $5

5:30-8:30pm Sat. May. 6

Dinner Jazz: Jeremy Boettcher Trio

Jeremy Boettcher has performed music throughout the world. He has toured extensively in S. Carey, traveling throughout the US, Canada, and Europe. Recently, Jeremy finished a residency for Jazz at Lincoln Center in Doha, Qatar. He will be joined by Josh Gallagher on the piano.

The Oxbow Hotel 516 Galloway St., Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

6-11pm Sat. May. 6

Warmachine/Hordes Journeyman League

Warmachine/Hordes is a 30mm skirmisher war game set in the Fantasy/Steampunk world of the Iron Kingdoms. A Journeyman League is the perfect opportunity to try out or get into Hordes / Warmachine. Featuring a friendly, casual atmosphere, each week you will grow your force and learn new aspects of the rules. There will be door prizes and prizes for winning games, painting and best sportsmanship.

Eau Claire Games & Arcade 315 Graham Ave, Eau Claire

Cost: $5 for duration of the league (7 weeks)

Age: 10+

6-8pm Sat. May. 6

11th Annual Irish Dance Show

Janelle’s School of Irish Dance will be joined by the Shillelagh Lads for this annual performance. A team-up of traditional Irish music, dance, and excitement.

North High School Auditorium 1801 Piedmont Rd, Eau claire

Cost: Admission by Donation

Age: All ages!

6-8pm Sat. May. 6

Picnic With A Purpose for Roxanne Litchfield-Holey

A benefit for Roxanne Litchfield-Holey's medical expenses. Picnic supper from 6-7pm. Brats, hotdogs, potato salad, beans, chips, beverage & dessert Benefit concert from 7-8pm with musical numbers by friends of Roxanne.

St. John's Lutheran Church 1804 Highland Ave., Eau Claire

Cost: Free Will Donation to Cover Medical Expenses

Age: All Ages

6:30pm Sat. May. 6

Snout Saloon Derby Day

Hang out at Snout Saloon during the Kentucky Derby. Watch the race, wear your derby attire and win Snout cash. Live music from 8-midnight from Jaybee and The Honey, a fun variety duo.

Snout Saloon 13 W. Central St., Chippewa Falls

6:30-9pm Sat. May. 6

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

7pm Sat. May. 6

UWEC Film Series: "The Book Thief"

The Book Thief tells the story of an extraordinary, spirited young girl sent to live with a foster family in WWII Germany. Intrigued by the only book she brought with her, she begins collecting books as she finds them. With the help of her new parents and a secret guest under the stairs, she learns to read and creates a magical world that inspires them all.

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

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

Age: PG-13

7-9:30pm Sat. May. 6

Pat Donohue - Grammy Winning Guitarist

Pat got to show off his savvy licks and distinctive original songs to millions of listeners each week on MPR’s Prairie Home Companion and he’s coming to WideSpot! His influences are rooted in legendary bluesmen, yet his blend of jazz, blues and folk is seamless.

Widespot Performing Arts Center N2030 Spring St., Stockholm

Cost: $15 Reserved, $18 at the door (until sold out)

Age: All Ages

7pm Sat. May. 6

Recording of "Says You!" At the Lismore

Explore words and whimsy at a live presentation of Says You!, the popular weekend game show. Says You!’s expert panelists try to outwit one another and the audience over obscure words, turns of phrase and listener questions. Two shows will be recorded for later national broadcast.

The Lismore 333 Gibson Street, Eau Claire

Cost: Students: $25, General Admission: $30, Premium: $65

Age: All Ages

7pm Sat. May. 6

Live Music: Cattail Moon

This acoustic musical group plays an astounding number of instruments including: guitars, mandolins, fiddles, banjos, ukulele, bodhrans, accordion, bouzouki, bagpipes, pennywhistle, and assorted percussion items. They play fresh takes on classic rock songs, Irish Ballads and several country songs

Acoustic Cafe 505 S. Barstow St., Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

7-10pm Sat. May. 6

4th Annual FCPL Swing Dance Fundraiser

Live Swing Band, light finger food, prize raffle. Tickets for sale soon at the FCPL Circulation Desk. Dressed up or dressed as you are, but wear your dancing shoes.

Fall Creek Public Library 122 E Lincoln Ave, Fall Creek

Cost: $5 pre-registration, $6 at the door

Age: All Ages

7:30pm Sat. May. 6

Jesse McCartney Concert

It might be hard to believe that Jesse McCartney just celebrated a decade in show business. For teenagers and tweens in the early 2000's, his smash hit "Beautiful Soul," made him a household name. This throwback concert is sure to make your inner middle-schooler squeal with excitement.

Zorn Arena UWEC, Garfield Avenue 121, Eau Claire

Cost: $20 for Public | $10 for UWEC Students (before day of event) $25 for Public | $15 for UWEC Student (day of and at the door)

Age: All Ages

7:30pm Sat. May. 6

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

7:30pm Sat. May. 6

CVTG Presents: "The Drowsy Chaperone"

Winner of 5 Tony Awards, The Drowsy Chaperone features one show-stopping song and dance number after another. A cast recording of a fictitious 1928 Jazz Age musical comes to life in the narrator's living room. Mix in a wedding couple, gangsters, a misguided Don Juan and an intoxicated chaperone, and you have the ingredients for an evening of madcap delight.

The State Theatre 316 Eau Claire St., Eau Claire

Cost: $10-22; Order tickets online, by phone, or at the door

7:30pm Sat. May. 6

UWEC Theatre: Short Play Festival

Each spring the UWEC Theatre Division stages a collection of one-act plays directed by students from the Advanced Directing course. This dynamic collection of work showcases the emerging talents of the division's young directors and actors.

UWEC Kjer Theatre 1602 Park Ave., Eau Claire

Cost: $5

7:30-9:30pm Sat. May. 6

A Concord of Sound

Featuring the sounds and stories of Derick Black, Scott Hayden, Andy Patrie, Mike Paulus, Soma Pierce-Smit, Ken Szymanski and Mackenzie Bublitz. Through spoken word, storytelling, music, and comedy, performers will present a symphony of stories, thematically linked and interwoven with multi-media effects. The bar will be open and appetizers will be served in the unique performance space.

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

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

7:30pm Sat. May. 6

Memorial High School Spring Play: "To Art and Beyond"

A group of bored and disconnected students arrive at an art museum for a class field trip, and are surprised to meet up with magic and mayhem along the way. Famous works of art like "The Thinker" and "American Gothic", "The Scream", and more are brought to life on stage in this colorful play.

Memorial High School 2225 Keith St., Eau Claire

Cost: $5

Age: All Ages

8-11pm Sat. May. 6

Live Music: Justin Jay Arnold

Local favorite Justin Jay Arnold who performs covers and originals. In addition to the struggles and triumphs of others, Justin has been influenced by the likes of Joe Purdy, Ben Harper, Waylon Jennings, Otis Redding and David Ruffin.

West Hill Bar & Grill 250 W. Elm St., Chippewa Falls

Cost: FREE

Age: 21+

8-11pm Sat. May. 6

Claire's Basement EP Release Show

Claire's Basement with Filthy Sweet. Celebrate the release of the debut EP by Claire's Basement, "Treading Water."

The Plus 208 S. Barstow St, Eau Claire

Cost: $5

Age: All Ages

8:30-11:30pm Sat. May. 6

Live Music: Olive Sings

Vocals, guitar, and a kick drum have never sounded so good! This is a first time to the Sheeley House Saloon stage. Olive Sings is an acoustic duo made up of the sweet, brilliant vocal styling of Kayla Zoltak and the down home, old time sounds of Seth Gamble.

Sheeley House Saloon 236 West River St., Chippewa Falls

Cost: FREE

Age: 21+

8:30pm Sat. May. 6

Live Music: The Thundermen

The Thundermen return to Sammys playing your favorites from the 50's, 60's and 70's. Stop in and enjoy a famous Sammys Pizza and dance the night away.

Sammy's Pizza 2812 London Rd, Eau Claire

Cost: $2 Cover

Age: 21+

9pm Sat. May. 6

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

9-11pm Sat. May. 6

Observing The Night Sky With The Chippewa Valley Astronomical Society

Enjoy a view of the night sky not possible from the city. Look through telescopes and see galaxies, nebula, star clusters, colorful double stars, and much more. Public observing starts about an hour after sunset for about two hours.

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

Cost: FREE, donations accepted

Age: All ages

9pm Sat. May. 6

Late Jazz: Sean Carey w/ Jeremy Boettcher + Josh Gallagher

Sean Carey will take the stage with Jeremy Boettcher, and Josh Gallagher to play some for the late night crowd at The Lakely. In addition to enjoying craft cocktails and regional beers/wines, order from our popular late-night menu featuring the Scandinavian Koldtbord.

The Oxbow Hotel 516 Galloway St., Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

9pm-1am Sat. May. 6

LIve Music: The Black Sheep Band

The Black Sheep Band is a variety dance band.

Tailgates Sports Bar & Grill 1505 N. Clairemont Ave., Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: 21+

10pm Sat. May. 6

Live Music: Jaggernauts + FM Down

The Jaggernauts is a high-energy, melodic rock band with a style that puts together the best of 90s alternative and 70s glam rock. FM Down is loud, unabashed rock and roll; pure and simple. Doors at 9pm.

The Mousetrap 311 S. Barstow St., Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: 21+

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