Events For 05/13/2017

Sat. May. 13

"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

Sat. May. 13

Mother’s Day Celebration Weekend

Stroll through our greenhouse and grounds at Down To Earth. Then treat mom and grandma to a great cup of coffee and lunch at the Five & Two Café. Mom gets a Free Abdallah Chocolate, while supplies last.

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

Cost: FREE to attend

Age: All Ages

Sat. May. 13

Indianhead Kennel Club All Breed Dog Show, Obedience & Rally Trial

1,000 dogs representing over 100 different breeds are expected at the shows each day. Breed judging at 1pm, with "Best in Show" judging to follow. Several vendors will be present selling dog supplies, hand-made leashes, clothing, and more. Dogs not entered in the show are not allowed. Check online for more information.

Eau Claire County Expo Center 5530 Fairview Drive, Eau Claire

Cost: FREE, $5 parking

7-9am Sat. May. 13

Bird Identification for Beginners

The classroom presentation (May 5th) will focus on the basics of bird identification. We will discuss how to properly use visual and behavioral clues, binoculars, and a field guide. The outdoor field trip (May 13th) will be held at Hoffman Hills where we will practice our newly acquired skills.

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

Cost: FREE; Register at least 48 hours in advance

Age: All Ages

7am-1pm Sat. May. 13

Weekend Brunch: Musical Guest Shane Leonard

Farm-focused weekend brunch with lively, instrumental tunes from Shane Leonard 10am-1pm. Midwestern and other brunch classics including omelettes, quiche, wild rice porridge, Belgian waffles, sandwiches, and more. Classic and original morning drinks including mimosas, bloody marys, and others.

The Oxbow Hotel 516 Galloway St., Eau Claire

Cost: Music is FREE; consult menu for food prices

Age: All Ages

7-8am Sat. May. 13

Action City Airobics

AIRobics offers a low impact workout that can improve your balance, coordination and circulation. You can can also burn up to 1,000 calories an hour. AIRobics is open to men and women of all ages and skill levels. Space is limited (first come, first serve). Schedule subject to change.

Action City 2402 Lorch Ave., Eau Claire

Cost: $10 per person, or $39.99 for 5 classes

7am-1pm Sat. May. 13

Weekend Brunch With Musical Guest Rose and John Vincent

A farm-focused weekend brunch with lively instrumental tunes from Rose and John Vincent from 10am-1pm. An array of midwestern and other brunch classics including omelettes, quiche, wild rice porridge, Belgian waffles, and more. Classic morning drinks including mimosas, bloody marys, and more.

The Oxbow Hotel 516 Galloway St., Eau Claire

Cost: Music is FREE; consult menu for food prices

8-8:55am Sat. May. 13

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-noon Sat. May. 13

Clean Sweep Collection

Eau Claire County's Clean Sweep Collection is for the safe disposal of household hazardous waste generated by residential households.

WRR Environmental Services 5200 Ryder Road, Eau Claire

8:15-9:15am Sat. May. 13

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. 13

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+

8:30am-1pm Sat. May. 13

Native Plant Sale

Enhance your garden or yard with native plants from Beaver Creek Reserve’s greenhouse. Expertly grown by Master Gardeners, a wide variety of native grasses, herbs and wildflowers will be for sale. Gardening experts will be on hand to answer all your questions. Great plants - great prices.

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

8:30am Sat. May. 13

Get it Dunn Run 5k and 1/2 Marathon

The route of this marathon will take runners along Red Cedar River, Lake Menomin and through historic downtown Menomonie. It benefits Mind Over Matter (M.O.M.) whose mission is to encourage personal wellness and community betterment — enabling people to help others while helping themselves.

Stout Lot 24 9th Avenue East & 6th Street East, Menomonie

Cost: $25-40 (cheaper the earlier you register)

Age: Adults and Kids 10+

9am-4pm Sat. May. 13

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-2pm Sat. May. 13

CPR/First Aid classes

First Aid and CPR / AED courses are designed to teach the basic life support skills needed to render emergency care when needed. Participants who successful complete the class will receive a certification in Adult CPR/AED and Infant CPR with First Aid.

Eau Claire YMCA 700 Graham Ave., Eau Claire

9am-2pm Sat. May. 13

CPR/First Aid classes

First Aid and CPR / AED courses are designed to teach the basic life support skills needed to render emergency care when needed. Participants who successful complete the class will receive a certification in Adult CPR/AED and Infant CPR with First Aid.

Eau Claire YMCA 700 Graham Ave., Eau Claire

9-9:30am Sat. May. 13

Serious Circuits

30 minutes of weights and cardio circuit training with personal Trainer Emily Balow or Josh Bafford. Tuesdays are FREE until the end of March 2017

Dragonfly Dance and Wellness 308 North Barstow, Eau Claire

Cost: $8

Age: 12+

9am-6pm Sat. May. 13

14th Annual "The Past Passed Here" Living History Event

Experience the 1700s and 1800s through living history in authentic fur trade camps, and a mobile lumbering museum. Hands-on activities and games. Blacksmith, porcupine quill artist, beading and weaving artists, and more. Shop trader's row for old-fashioned toys, furs, leather goods, and clothing. Rustic food, root beer floats, popcorn, and rock candy.

Allen Park S. Bridge St., Chippewa Falls

Cost: $3 or $10 Family; FREE for 5 or younger

Age: All Ages

9-10am Sat. May. 13

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

9am-4pm Sat. May. 13

Incredible Life Makeover Workshop

This workshop empowers women to live in confidence and freedom. Learn your true identity as Father God sees you. The Biblical strategies and real life applications will nurture your intimacy with God and transform how you see yourself, others and your environment. Visit the event page or call/text to reserve your seat.

2524 Golf Road, Suite 2D (Second Story), Eau Claire

Cost: Registration Fee $20 due the day of event

Age: Teens and Adult Women

9am-noon Sat. May. 13

The Classic Craft Show

Over 25 vendors converge on The Classic at Hillcrest Greens for a Mothers Day weekend craft show.

The Classic at Hillcrest Greens 2455 Sawgrass Pl, Altoona

Cost: FREE

9:30-10:30am Sat. May. 13

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

9:30-11:30am Sat. May. 13

Kombucha Basics - Take Charge of Your Gut Health

Kombucha is a fermented tea that is rich in antioxidants, enzymes, probiotics & prebiotics, B-vitamins, and organic acids. In this class, you will learn how to propagate your own SCOBY and watch a demonstration on how you can make your own fermented tea at home.

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

Cost: FREE; Register at least 48 hours in advance

Age: All Ages

9:30-11am Sat. May. 13

Shine: Yoga, Sound and the Sun with Aveen Banich

Join Aveen and explore mudra, mantra, meditation and gentle yoga practices to connect to your inner light and shine brightly both on and off your mat. Please bring a notebook and pen.

The Yoga Room 2839 Mall Dr., Eau Claire

Cost: $20 Yoga Room Member Price; $30 Non Member Price

9:45-11am Sat. May. 13

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. 13

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. 13

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-2pm Sat. May. 13

Waldemar Ager Association Open House

Ager Association members conduct tours in the house and provide background about Waldemar Ager. Owned by the Agers during the first half of the 20th century, the house is a meeting place for members and the general public and is now the repository of a fully catalogued library for research on Nordic languages, cultures, and history.

Ager House 514 W. Madison St., Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

10am Sat. May. 13

Finding Your Story: Resources in the Ager Museum Library

With a power point presentation, librarian Miriam Hansen will provide some insight into genealogical research resources available at the Ager Museum Library. For folks with Viking blood in their DNA, there are many treasures waiting to be discovered..

Chippewa Valley Museum 1204 E. Half Moon Dr., Eau Claire

10am Sat. May. 13

Girls on the Run of the Chippewa Valley 5k

Girls on the Run of the Chippewa Valley 5K Celebration is a great family friendly non timed run. Fun and festivities begin at 9am, race at 10am. You can register on race day too. Join GOTR to celebrate it's 10 years of being in the Chippewa Valley, inspiring girls in grades 3-5 to be healthy and confident.

Carson Park 100 Carson Park Dr., Eau Claire

Cost: Before May 1: $20 for Adults, $10 for 12 & under| After May 1: $25 adult, $15 12 & under

Age: All Ages

10:15-11:30am Sat. May. 13

Invert Your Asana: 8 Limbed Staff, Eka Pada, Chin Stand

Invert Your Asana workshops are for the yogi who wants to explore inversions and arm balances. Learn key methods of engagement and focus that will allow you to 'fly'. No experience necessary to attend. Lifting and inverting is not required or expected.

Latitude 44 Yoga Studio 313 E. Madison St., Eau Claire

Cost: $24 (member discount available)

10:15-11:45am Sat. May. 13

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

10:30-11am Sat. May. 13

Little Foodies: Salad People

Learn all about the basics of food prep and healthy snack choices with Katie. Practice cleanliness and creativity as you build some adorable salad people, using lots of tasty and good-for-you ingredients. Registration is required for this event.

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

Cost: FREE with Museum membership or admission

Age: All Ages

11am-1pm Sat. May. 13

Citizen's Climate Lobby Monthly Meeting

CCL is a growing national organization that informs citizens and takes actions locally and nationally to help curb climate change and make the country more resilient. Have you heard enough gloom and doom? Are you ready to take action?

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

Cost: FREE

11am-noon Sat. May. 13

WatercolorWorks!

Create your own abstract work of art with our Artist-in-Residence Holli Jacobson. Watercolor classes will be taking place conveniently next to the Waterworks exhibit.

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

Cost: FREE with Museum membership or admission

Age: All Ages

noon-5pm Sat. May. 13

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. 13

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-4pm Sat. May. 13

Healing the Mother Wound with SoulCollage

Bethany Jacobson, SoulCollage facilitator will guide, as you explore the Mother Wound and connect with the Divine Healer. Each participant will have time to create SoulCollage cards which reflect and speak about your soul’s unique inner landscape. All materials will be provided.

The Center 3701 E. Clairemont Ave., Eau Claire

Cost: $30

Age: 14+

noon-6pm Sat. May. 13

Max-Bilt Swap Meet & Open House

Join Max-Bilt for an afternoon at the shop to explore the Swap Meet and enjoy the Open House. The lot will be full of unique items, including but not limited to used vehicle parts, furniture, vintage pieces, and antiques.

Max-Bilt Off Road & MFG 6129 Sandstone Road, Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

1:30-4pm Sat. May. 13

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

1:30-4pm Sat. May. 13

Population 485: On Stage

Against a backdrop of fires and tangled wrecks, bar fights and smelt feeds, Population: 485 is a comic and sometimes heartbreaking true tale leavened with quieter meditations on an overlooked America. Adapted from the best-selling book by Michael Perry. Directed by Jake Lindgren.

UWEC Kjer Theatre 1602 Park Ave., Eau Claire

Cost: Adults: $20; Students: $15

Age: 10+

2pm Sat. May. 13

UWEC Film Series: "(500) Days of Summer"

When Tom, a hapless greeting card copywriter and hopeless romantic, is blindsided after his girlfriend Summer dumps him, he shifts back and forth through various periods of their 500 days "together" to try to figure out where things went wrong. His reflections ultimately lead him to finally rediscover his true passions in life.

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

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

Age: PG-13

2-4pm Sat. May. 13

Mom & Me Painting Party

Join guest artist Cyndi Kortbein from The Paint Shack for a fun painting party for parent and child teams, just in time for Mother’s Day! Follow step-by-step instructions to complete a sunflower-themed masterpiece. All materials provided. Advance registration is required.

Chippewa Valley Museum 1204 E. Half Moon Dr., Eau Claire

Cost: $15 for members, $20 non-members

Age: Kids ages 3-18 with their adult

2-5:30pm Sat. May. 13

Live Music on the Patio: Randy Adams

Enjoy live music from Randy Adams and have wine, cheese and snacks available for purchase, so come, relax and enjoy. Feel free to bring a chair for this outdoor event. The event will be moved indoors in the case of rain. No beverage carry-in allowed.

Autumn Harvest Winery 19947 Cty Hwy J, Chippewa Falls

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

2:30-3:30pm Sat. May. 13

Author Read-Aloud

Meet local author Nanci Mortimer for an electric storytelling session. She'll be reading her latest children's book, 'Electric Angel,' all about the wonder of big cities and the magic of music through the eyes of a young girl.

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

Cost: FREE with Museum membership or admission

Age: All Ages

3pm Sat. May. 13

"Hands of Peace" Student Art Event

A biannual event that helps youth share the message of peace with the community through the arts. Its purpose is to expose kids to the experience of teamwork, public performance, tools for peace, and the benefits of self-expression. Will showcase artwork contributed by elementary students.

Memorial High School - Small Auditorium 2225 Keith St., Eau Claire

Cost: FREE (Donations accepted)

3:30-4pm Sat. May. 13

Making a Gift for Mom

The best kind of gift is one that's made from the heart. Join CMEC all week long to craft a super special gift for Mom for Mother's Day.

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. 13

Youth Tractor Safety Class

Eau Claire County UW-Extension is once again offering a Youth Tractor Safety class. Course consists of four classes. Upon completion of the training, youth will have their state license and federal license upon turning 14 years of age.

Fall Creek High School, Agri-Science Room 336 E. Hoover Ave, Fall Creek

4-8:30pm Sat. May. 13

Burger Night on The Farm

Serving up burgers and brats - made from 100% grass-fed beef - locally sourced beer, wine, and other food stuffs. Celebrity chefs from favorite local restaurants, a bonfire, kids activities, the Farm Store will be open (cash only) and they'll be selling their 100% grass-fed farm fresh meat.

Together Farms W93 Norden Road, Mondovi

Cost: FREE to attend, and fee for food and drink

Age: All Ages

4-7pm Sat. May. 13

Veterans' Benefit Spaghetti Dinner

Take out available. Will also hold a silent auction also. Proceeds will be donated to Sofas for Service, a non-profit whose mission is to provide household furnishing/items to Veterans in need, especially those who are transitioning from the VA hospital to independent living.

Saving Grace Lutheran Church 2124 EastRidge, Eau Claire

Cost: $10 Adults; $5 under 12

Age: All Ages

5-9pm Sat. May. 13

Wood-Fired Pizza Night at Farm to Fork

Farm to Fork wood-fired pizzas, fun for everyone. Gluten free available, fresh seasonal garden veggies, micro brews, micro vintner, and signature drinks. campfire sandbox. 9 hole Frisbee golf course indoor and outdoor seating dog friendly.

Farm to Fork Retreat at Dancing Yarrow S193 County Road BB, Mondovi

6-11pm Sat. May. 13

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.

The District Company 315 Graham Ave, Eau Claire

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

Age: 10+

6:30-9pm Sat. May. 13

Father/Daughter Dance

This magical event is just for dads (or other male role models) and their daughters to enjoy an evening together with music and refreshments. Come dressed in your best for this night that you will not soon forget!

Eau Claire YMCA 700 Graham Ave., Eau Claire

Cost: Per person: Member $10 | Community $15

Age: 4+

6:30-9pm Sat. May. 13

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

6:30-8:30pm Sat. May. 13

Rising Above IIT Marriage Night

In It Together's purposed date night featuring Matt and Suzie Kendziera. Join us for a light hearted approach to handling conflict in your marriage. Ticket includes wine from Infinity Beverages, light appetizers, and a special gift. The event is sponsored by The Natural Touch Landscaping.

The Lismore 333 Gibson Street, Eau Claire

Cost: $30/Couple

7pm Sat. May. 13

UWEC Film Series: "(500) Days of Summer"

When Tom, a hapless greeting card copywriter and hopeless romantic, is blindsided after his girlfriend Summer dumps him, he shifts back and forth through various periods of their 500 days "together" to try to figure out where things went wrong. His reflections ultimately lead him to finally rediscover his true passions in life.

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

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

Age: PG-13

7-10pm Sat. May. 13

10th Annual Evening of Wine & Cheese

Enjoy a white chocolate fountain, an assortment of wines, craft beer, meats & cheeses, and heavy hors d'oeuvres. There will be live music and a raffle. All proceeds benefit the Boys & Girls Club - Mary Markquart Center of Eau Claire.

HOM Furniture 2921 Mall Dr., Eau Claire

Cost: $65 single admission

7pm Sat. May. 13

Boats & Bridges CD Release Show

Boats & Bridges is a five piece rock band that formed in Eau Claire during the fall of 2015. Join them for a special show in the V1 gallery to celebrate the release of their debut CD, Aloof. Members include Dan Colburn, Andy Colburn, Anders Nelson, Robbie Weisshaar and Will Linstrom. Boats & Bridges has played many venues in the Eau Claire Area including the House of Rock, The Plus, The Mousetrap, and Volume One.

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

7-10pm Sat. May. 13

Live Music: Society of Broken Souls

The songwriting duo of multi-instrumentalists Dennis James and Lauryn Shapter. Performing their own brand of American Roots Music, they write unflinching songs that confront our shared, raw humanity while celebrating the beautiful mosaic of the human experience.

Acoustic Cafe 505 S. Barstow St., Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

7pm Sat. May. 13

Filmstock: Elk Mound High School Student Film Showcase

Elk Mound High School presents Filmstock; the first annual student film showcase. S students as they premiere their student films for the first time. Popcorn and other concessions will be available.

Elk Mound High School 405 University St, Elk Mound

Cost: $5

Age: Ages 12 and older

7-10:30pm Sat. May. 13

Spring Swing

Swing Dance supporting Menomonie Band Boosters featuring Menomonie High School and MHS Alumni Jazz Ensembles. Swing Dance lessons 7-7:45pm. Dancing starts at 8. Silent auction, dessert, and refreshments.

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

Cost: $8 Adults, $5 Students and Seniors

Age: All Ages

7-10pm Sat. May. 13

9th Annual "A Night in the Desert" Belly Dance Show

Enjoy the exotic and elegant mysteries of belly dance with beautiful music and costumes. The show is a family friendly event that features local and not-so-local dance troupes. There will be a raffle, and donations will also be taken to great local organizations.

Fall Creek High School Auditorium 336 E. Hoover Ave, Fall Creek

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

7:30pm Sat. May. 13

ECCT Presents: A Funny Thing Happened on the Way to the Forum

The crafty slave Pseudolus yearns for his freedom, and his young master Hero promises him just that. THe only catch? he must win the hand of the beautiful but slow-witted courtesan Philia for him. What could possibly go wrong? Sondheim's joyous romp through Rome is filled with desperate lovers, scheming neighbors and secrets behind every toga.

The Oxford 1814 Oxford Ave., Eau Claire

Cost: Ticket Price TBA

Age: All Ages

7:30-10pm Sat. May. 13

Population 485: On Stage

Against a backdrop of fires and tangled wrecks, bar fights and smelt feeds, Population: 485 is a comic and sometimes heartbreaking true tale leavened with quieter meditations on an overlooked America. Adapted from the best-selling book by Michael Perry. Directed by Jake Lindgren.

UWEC Kjer Theatre 1602 Park Ave., Eau Claire

Cost: Adults: $20; Students: $15

Age: 10+

7:30-10:30pm Sat. May. 13

BOB Fest: Battle of the Bands Fundraiser

NHS Show Choir Booster presents a Battle of the Bands fundraiser event. High school bands are invite to show off their talents. Grand prize for the winner. MC/host: Joe Luginbill. Celebrity judges: Irie Sol & Whosah. Special performance by WHOSAH. Auditions held Apr. 26. Contact for audition information.

Eau Claire North High School 1801 Piedmont Rd., Eau Claire

Cost: $5 donation

Age: All Ages

7:30pm Sat. May. 13

Out of Love for the Truth: Martin Luther and Music of the Reformation

Vocal chamber ensemble Schola Cantorum will trace Lutheran choral tradition with their spring concert. “Out of Love for the Truth: Martin Luther and Music of the Reformation” will present music that outlines the development of the Lutheran sacred music tradition.

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

Cost: Advanced tickets for the performances can be purchased online for $12 ($7 for students) at http://scholaec.org; tickets will also be available at the door for $15 ($10 for students).

Age: All Ages

8pm Sat. May. 13

Live Music: Howard Luedtke & Blue Max

One of the most versatile band's around, Howard "Guitar" Luedtke & Blue Max is a Western Wisconsin rock blues band, that performs all over Wisconsin and Minnesota. Many who have seen Howard and Blue Max have become fans of Howard’s talented slide guitar playing and the band’s rockin’ electric blues sound.

Snout Saloon 13 W. Central St., Chippewa Falls

8pm Sat. May. 13

Live Music: The Flaming Doublewides Early Show

Eau Claire's greasy and gritty blues-rock quartet! The Flaming Doublewides are Jon Loomis, Laura Sommer, John Strei and Katie Vagnino.

The Mousetrap 311 S. Barstow St., Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: 21+

8:30-11:30pm Sat. May. 13

Live Music: Harbor Drive Hookup

Harbor Drive Hookup is a 2 piece act that sings old country tunes, originals, and contemporary tunes in a similar style. Its Americana with influences of rockabilly, country, blues and jazz.

James Sheeley House Saloon 236 West River St., Chippewa Falls

Cost: FREE

Age: 21+

9pm Sat. May. 13

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. 13

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

The Volume One Calendar is sponsored by Mayo Clinic Health System of Eau Claire

Ongoing Events For 05/13/2017

karaoke/DJ, galleries, classes, etc