Events For 09/22/2017

Fri. Sep. 22

Chippewa Valley Restaurant Week (Sept. 15 - 24)

For ten days in September (15th - 24th), dozens of local restaurants will take part in an exciting new culinary tradition that gives you access to special menus, offerings, great deals, and invites you to attend a handful of unique food-themed events that raise money for community causes.

Many Restaurant Locations

Fri. Sep. 22

Harvest Moon Fall Tour

A self-guided tour, exploring the countryside and communities in Clark County. Follow the signs and explore any time. Pumpkin farms, corn mazes, greenhouses, specialty shops, cheese & meat shops, art studios, and honey & maple syrup shops.

Clark County

Fri. Sep. 22

45th Annual Warrens Cranberry Festival

Cranberry marsh tours, art and craft show, antique and flea market, farmers market, food booths, and gigantic parade.

Warrens, WI

Cost: FREE

Age: All ages

Fri. Sep. 22

Young Brothers Art Show

Joe Young creates art from what he sees around him; botanicals, landscapes and people. Primarily working in oil, he also uses watercolor and charcoal. He trained at Goddard College and The Vermont Studio School.

The Goat Coffee House 336 Water St., Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

8:30am-4pm Fri. Sep. 22

Negotiation Skills

This program will give you the opportunity to practice negotiation skills and get immediate feedback and coaching so that you can walk away with increased skill levels.

Holiday Inn South 4751 Owen Ayres Court, Eau Claire

Cost: $600

9am-5pm Fri. Sep. 22

Foundry Sale

A must for treasure hunters of all kinds. Presents an eclectic mix of furniture, industrial, antique, junk salvage, shabby chic, handcrafted goods, collectibles, art, and classy junk of all sorts. 15 assorted dealers will display unique treasures that have been salvaged from junk.

The Foundry 1239 Bellevue Ave., Eau Claire

9-11:30am Fri. Sep. 22

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. Please check their online schedule before going.

YMCA Sports Center 3456 Craig Road, Eau Claire

Cost: $4/child

9:30-10:30am Fri. Sep. 22

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+

9:30-10:30am Fri. Sep. 22

Yoga on a Budget

This class will focus on linking breath with movement. It is a moderately paced class that offers demonstrations and verbal cues. It is great for beginner practitioners as well as those looking to refresh their practice. The room will be heated using infrared heat panels to 90 degrees.

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

Cost: $10

9:30am-2pm Fri. Sep. 22

Driver’s Safety Class

A half hour lunch will be served at noon. Please make lunch reservations when registering. You are also welcome to bring your own lunch if you prefer. You will receive a certificate at the end of class.

Augusta Senior and Community Center 616 West Washington St., Augusta

Cost: $20 ($15 for AARP members) Must register by 9/15

Age: All Ages

10am-4pm Fri. Sep. 22

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-4pm Fri. Sep. 22

Hugh Mandelert Retrospective - Art and Addiction

This exhibit is a retrospective of the artwork of Hugh Mandelert, which has been generously loaned to the Heyde Center from the private collections of community members. The theme of the exhibit “Art and Addiction” serves as a catalyst for a community exploration and a dialogue of chemical dependency issues in the region.

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

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

10-10:45am Fri. Sep. 22

Sky Stories! Planetarium

It’s a starry, starry night (or day) at the Museum. Visitors will lie down under the stars and hear all kinds of stories about the constellations in tonight’s sky. Shows start promptly at listed times and space only allows for the first 25 guests.

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

Cost: Free with Museum membership or admission

10am-5pm Fri. Sep. 22

The Winking Owl Market

A boutique style market featuring locally crafted items including dip mixes, coffee, teas, wine, jewelry, bread, soap, and so much more. Shabby Chic furniture, olive oils and balsamic vinegars are also feature items.

The Winking Owl 115 E. Lincoln Ave, Fall Creek

10:15am Fri. Sep. 22

L.E. Phillips Library: Preschool Storytime

For children who are able to sit through longer stories and participate in more advanced activities. Stories, songs, rhymes and movement activities.

LE Phillips Memorial Public Library - Youth Services Program Room 400 Eau Claire St., Eau CLaire

Cost: FREE

Age: Preschool

10:30-10:50am Fri. Sep. 22

Little Learners Storytime

This 15-20 minute program is for children birth to three and their family or caregivers. Short concept rich books, singing, finger plays, puppets and nursery rhyme repetition are used to help foster healthy brain development, enhance early language skills and nurture a love of reading.

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

Cost: FREE

Age: Birth -3 and caregivers

11-11:30am Fri. Sep. 22

Growing Readers Storytime

For preschool children ages 3-6, this 30 minute storytime features books, songs, movement, and interactive learning activities that build pre-reading skills in your child, followed by an open activity/play period. Children may attend independently or with their caregivers, but parents are asked to remain in the children's area in case they are needed.

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

Cost: FREE

Age: Ages 3-6

11am-7pm Fri. Sep. 22

22 Chevaux Grand Opening & Ribbon Cutting

22 Chevaux, a newly opened woodshop in downtown Eau Claire, is celebrating its grand opening with a ribbon cutting. They sell products made from reclaimed wood, boat wood, teak root, and put together solid wood furniture. Snacks and refreshments will be served.

22 Chevaux 215 S. Dewey Street, Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

11am-1pm Fri. Sep. 22

Lunch Break Open Skate

Go ice skating during the Lunch Break Skate at Hobbs Ice Arena. Monday through Friday.

Hobbs Ice Arena 915 Menomonie St., Eau Claire

Cost: $3 Per Person; Includes skate rental

Age: All Ages

noon-8pm Fri. Sep. 22

Building Dreams: Art of Architecture and Invention Art Exhibit

This fall exhibit shows the art of an Eau Clairian’s patented inventions; architecturally inspired art and jewelry of our region and more creations. The gallery offers guided tours of their downtown Eau Claire 1882 Victorian Mansion as part of the exhibit.

Galaudet Gallery LLC 618 South Farwell, Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

1-6pm Fri. Sep. 22

Angel Care Healing Touch Open House

Visit with Judy Meinen, RN, at her office and explore all of her services, including Reiki, QXCI, and Foot Detox. Ask about Past Life Regressions, Psychic Development, and Reiki training. Sample L'BRI products, browse books and decks, and enter a drawing.

Angel Care Healing Touch 2411 N. Hillcrest Parkway, Ste 1E, Altoona

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

2-3pm Fri. Sep. 22

Yoga on a Budget

This class will focus on linking breath with movement. It is a moderately paced class that offers demonstrations and verbal cues. It is great for beginner practitioners as well as those looking to refresh their practice. The room will be heated using infrared heat panels to 90 degrees.

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

Cost: $10

2:30-3pm Fri. Sep. 22


The artistic possibilities are endless when you melt colored beads into a pattern.

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

Cost: FREE (with museum admission)

3-8pm Fri. Sep. 22

Eau Claire Gun Show

Buy, sell and trade, modern and antique firearms, ammo, optics, knives, military and hunting related items.

Best Western PLUS Eau Claire Conference Center 3340 Mondovi Road, Eau Claire

Cost: $5

Age: All Ages

4-7pm Fri. Sep. 22

Wine Chill & Grill Nights at Cottage Winery & Vineyard

Every other week starting in summer and ending in October, the Cottage Winery will have grill out nights. Food trucks including Captain PJs BBQ and The Hub from Stout Ale House will be sell their foodstuffs.

Cottage Winery & Vineyard N7391 County Road F, Menomonie

Cost: Consult menus for food prices once there (cash only)

5:30-9:30pm Fri. Sep. 22

Strike Your Groove Bowling with the Eau Claire Morning Rotary

2 cycles of bowling, taco bar, 70s Costume contest, raffle, plus much much more.

Wagner's Lanes 2159 Brackett Ave, Eau Claire

Cost: Adults $25, Kids 12 years and under $15, Food Only $10

Age: Family 5:30-7:30 | 21+ 7:30-9:30

5:30-8:30pm Fri. Sep. 22

Dinner Jazz: Josh Gallagher + Jeremy Boettcher

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 good friend and incredible talent, Josh Gallagher, on the piano.

The Oxbow Hotel 516 Galloway St., Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

6pm Fri. Sep. 22

Gemini Syndrome at Every Buddy's Bar

Gemini Syndrome is on tour! They're bringing alternative hard rock to enjoy at Every Buddy's Bar. They'll be joined by VIA and Stare Across.

Every Buddy's Bar 19 W. Central St., Chippewa Falls

Cost: $15 advance, $20 day of show

Age: 21+

6-9pm Fri. Sep. 22

The Night Market

Each night, features 4-6 different local makers' information and products in the Volume One Gallery. A fire pit in our courtyard area, local food trucks, a featured acoustic performer, and hot cider and snack samples. All regular merch is 15% during the Night Market.

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

6-11pm Fri. Sep. 22

UW-Stout Film Series: Despicable Me 3

The mischievous Minions hope that Gru will return to a life of crime after the new boss of the Anti-Villain League fires him. Instead, Gru decides to remain retired and travel to Freedonia to meet his long-lost twin brother for the first time.

UW-Stout, Applied Arts 210 415 13th Ave E, Menomonie

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

6-9:30pm Fri. Sep. 22

Another Independent International Film Festival

At The Oxbow Hotel on Friday nigh, and at CTV Studios and The Oxbow Hotel on Saturday. AIIFF is an annual film festival that presents films from around the world highlighting story telling and traditional film making.

The Oxbow Hotel 516 Galloway St., Eau Claire

Cost: $5.00 per Film Block, $35 Full Festival Pass

6-9pm Fri. Sep. 22

Abstract Painting with Fluid Acrylic Paints

Want to learn about painting with fluid acrylics? This is a fun way to create colorful designs and the best part about it is that anyone can do it. Come join us and create a fabulous piece of artwork. You’ll love the abstract designs that you can create. Everything you need is provided to create your piece of art work.

Arts, Etc. 930 Galloway St, Banbury Place Building 13, Suite 27, Eau Claire

Cost: $30

Age: All Ages

6:30-9pm Fri. Sep. 22

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 Fri. Sep. 22

The Paint Shack

Have fun painting on canvas, wood, bags, glasses and more. Made easy and fun as a trained instructor walks the class through the process. Check the website for more information on scheduled events and classes.

The Paint Shack 2524 Golf Road Suite 2c, Eau Claire

Cost: $10-$35 depending on the class

7-10pm Fri. Sep. 22

Tunes at the Tasting Lounge

Every Friday you can enjoy 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+

7-9pm Fri. Sep. 22

Live Music at Acoustic Cafe: Matt Cox

A six-time Omaha Entertainment & Arts Award winner for Best Country/Americana speaks to the caliber of artist Matt Cox has become in the studio and on stage. With a live show that reveals passion, experience and heartfelt song-writing, Cox has evolved over the years to become a well-respected musician in Nebraska.

Acoustic Cafe - Eau Claire 505 S. Barstow St., Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

7pm Fri. Sep. 22

UWEC Film Series: "A Man Called Ove"

Ove, an ill-tempered, isolated retiree who spends his days enforcing block association rules and visiting his wife's grave, has finally given up on life just as an unlikely friendship develops with his boisterous new neighbors.

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

Cost: $7 for individual film series memberships; $14 for family memberships

Age: PG-13

7-11pm Fri. Sep. 22

Two Way Street

Dave and Mick return to the Moose playing a variety of your favorite dance tunes from the 50s 60s and 70s.

The Moose Lodge No 1408 3606 Curvue Road, Eau Claire

Cost: $5

Age: 21+

8-11pm Fri. Sep. 22

Live Music: Cry Babies

The Cry Babies: Comprised of Randall (Randy) Adams and Sandra Marie will be at Mystic Grill for a little Friday music during late dinner hours into the night.

Cost: FREE

Age: 21+

8:30pm-12:30am Fri. Sep. 22

Live Music: Souled Out

For one night only, the original band is back together for a night of groove guaranteed to make you move. 'Souled Out' has a wide catalog centered on funk, rock and groove music from the 70's to the present featuring the hot saxophone of John Bertsch and a special guest appearance by Jenna Rae Legler.

Sammy's Pizza 2812 London Rd, Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: 21+

8:30-11:30pm Fri. Sep. 22

Live Music: Schuh Fly

Plays a variety of popular 60s to 80s Classic Rock & Classic Country dance 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.

Cowboy Jack's 1432 Front Porch Place, Altoona

Cost: FREE

Age: 21+

9pm Fri. Sep. 22

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 Fri. Sep. 22

Vinyl Nights: Flater

Local Kyle Flater takes the stage spinning his favorite records. Enjoying craft cocktails and regional beers/wines, order from the popular late-night menu featuring the Scandinavian Koldtbord, where you create your own sharable feast of premium meats, cheeses, pickled vegetables, proteins, sauces, crackers and more.

The Oxbow Hotel 516 Galloway St., Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

9:30pm-1:30am Fri. Sep. 22

Live Music: Bumblefist

Bumblefist's motto is to “rock at random”, going from Bon Jovi to Seether to P!nk to Jackyl then round it out with selections from Heart, Buckcherry, Collective Soul, Journey, Ozzy, Katy Perry, Kings of Leon, Lita Ford, Kid Rock, No Doubt, The Offspring, Megadeath, and many more.

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

Cost: FREE

Age: 21+

10pm Fri. Sep. 22

Live at the Mousetrap: P • PL, Ronald Raygun

P • PL is freak funk with a jazzy, soulful sax, vintage synths, and chilled-out vocals. The Ronald Raygun is Ben Hinz (Dwarfcraft Devices) and co. making a lot of beautiful noise in the heavy (loud) post-rock genre.

The Mousetrap 311 S. Barstow St., Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: 21+

Ongoing Events For 09/22/2017

karaoke/DJ, galleries, classes, etc

Events with Tickets