Events For 03/02/2018

Fri. Mar. 2

Virtual Dementia Tour

Creates educational resources and sensory stimulation that provides family and professional caregivers with an easy way to experience the challenges faced by those living with dementia and memory loss. Increases knowledge and understanding of those caring for individuals with dementia and memory loss.

Cedarbrook Church N6714 470th St., Menomonie

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

Fri. Mar. 2

Wisconsin ArtsWest 39

This year 81 artists from 22 communities submitted 144 works to be judged for entry into the show. The juror for the exhibit is Cameron Anderson, an artist and a writer living in Madison, Wisconsin.

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

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

8am-3pm Fri. Mar. 2

JA Business Challenge

A one-day business strategy tournament which teaches high school students how to run their own business where they can earn post-high school scholarships. Local businesses professionals mentor the student teams and guide them to make decisions in a real world environment.

Chippewa Valley Technical College Business Education Center 620 W. Clairemont Ave., Eau Claire

Cost: See cost information online

Age: Ages 15-18

8:30am-4pm Fri. Mar. 2

Supervisory Management: Learning to Lead

The best leaders humbly keep learning and realize they don’t know it all. Whether you’ve recently taken on a new leadership role or you’ve been in leadership for a while, rejoice. All leaders can learn something at the Supervisor Training: Learning to Lead program.

Holiday Inn South 4751 Owen Ayres Court, Eau Claire

Cost: $600

9am-9pm Fri. Mar. 2

First Fridays at the Local Store

Every First Friday of each month, Downtown Eau Claire business stay open late and offer special deals. This Friday, receive 15% off your entire purchase when you spend $30 or more!

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

10-10:30am Fri. Mar. 2

Moons: Worlds of Mystery (Planetarium Show)

Explore the different moons in our galaxy. You'll see incredible images that will blow your mind. Shows start promptly at listed times, with room for only 25 guests.

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

Cost: Free with Museum membership or admission.

10:15am Fri. Mar. 2

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

10:30am-10:50pm Fri. Mar. 2

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

10:30-11am Fri. Mar. 2

Moons: Worlds of Mystery (Planetarium Show)

Explore the different moons in our galaxy. You'll see incredible images that will blow your mind. Shows start promptly at listed times, with room for only 25 guests.

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

Cost: Free with Museum membership or admission.

11-11:30am Fri. Mar. 2

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

11:30am-noon Fri. Mar. 2

Parachute Games

Kids ages 3 and up will enjoy jumping, dancing, moving, grooving and all sorts of games with the giant parachute.

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

Cost: Free with Museum membership or admission

Age: Ages 3+

noon-1pm Fri. Mar. 2

SOS (Shake Off Stress with TRE)

TRE® (Tension Stress & Trauma Release Exercise) 7 exercises that release deep muscular patterns of stress, tension & trauma. Easy. Anyone can do it. Feels like a massage from the inside out. Helps with PTSD symptoms, anxiety, back pain & more.

ANANDAWORKS Wellness Education Center 320 Putnam Street, Suite 123, Eau Claire

Cost: $15 drop in

Age: 12+

noon-5pm Fri. Mar. 2

200 Main Gallery - Patricia Mayhew Hamm and Christy Skuban

An accomplished painter, with a wide and extraordinary body of work. She explores more mixed media techniques than anyone in our region. Her unique works go perfectly with Christy Skuban, who has always enjoyed exploring new mediums to express herself on an artistic level. Her colorful work includes felt making and construction of mixed media wall hangings and sculpture.

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

2:30-3pm Fri. Mar. 2

Pop-Up Play

Museum Playologists could pop up anywhere with a fun new challenge for you and your family to enjoy. Exercise your brains and bodies with a variety of action-packed activities.

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

3pm-4:30am Fri. Mar. 2

Modern Dance Classes

Modern dance classes, based on Martha Graham techniques as modified by Michael Doran. These classes are taught by Barbara Shafer and are adapted for all proficiency levels including beginner dancers.

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

Cost: $40 per month

Age: 18+

4-7pm Fri. Mar. 2

"Read Across America Day" Distribution Day

Celebrate Read Across America Day with the Eau Claire YMCA. Accepting donations of new and gently-used children’s books during the last two weeks of February in order to host a giant book giveaway on March 2. All books will be given out at the giveaway completely free of charge.

Eau Claire YMCA 700 Graham Ave., Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

4:30-7:30pm Fri. Mar. 2

Knights of Columbus Fish Dinner

All you can eat Boiled Salmon, Baked Fish, Fried Fish, Boiled Red Potatoes, Baked Potatoes, Buttered Carrots, Boiled Onions, Creamy Cole Slaw, Rye Bread, Pudding, Coffee and Milk.

St. Joseph Parish 910 Wilson Ave, Menomonie

Cost: Adults: $11, Seniors: $10; Take outs: $9; Children 4-11: $.75 per year/ 3 and under: free.

Age: All Ages

5-8pm Fri. Mar. 2

Pour Painted Easter Eggs

Create/decorate a dozen regular plastic pour painted easter eggs and 1 large Egg. Light snack and beverages.

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

Cost: $20

Age: All Ages

5:30-8:30pm Fri. Mar. 2

Live Music: Cory & Julie

A husband/wife duo who enjoys playing hits from across the decades and genres. Their harmonizing vocals coupled with keyboard and guitar put a new twist on some great hits. With over 25 years in the music industry, this live - variety duo who keeps fun at the forefront.

Northwoods Brewpub & Grill 50819 West St., Osseo

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages with parent

5:30-8:30pm Fri. Mar. 2

Dinner Jazz: Josh Gallagher Trio

Josh Gallagher is a native of Eau Claire, WI. In 2002, he went to Berklee College of music in Boston, MA on full scholarship. After two years, he was selected as the pianist in the Brubeck Institute Jazz Sextet where he performed with Bobby Watson, Rufus Reid, Jimmy Heath, and more.

The Lakely 516 Galloway Street, Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

6pm Fri. Mar. 2

Lady Bird

Christine "Lady Bird" MacPherson longs for adventure, sophistication, and opportunity, but finds none of that in her Sacramento Catholic high school. “Lady Bird” follows the title character's senior year in high school, including her first romance, her participation in the school play, and most importantly, her applying for college.

Applied Arts Room 210 415 13th Avenue East, Menomonie

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

6-8pm Fri. Mar. 2

Learn to Knit

This class is for beginners who want to learn the basics. Each student will learn everything you need to know to get you started and receive 10% off your entire store purchase the day of the class.

Blue Boxer Arts 416 S Barstow Street, Eau Claire

Cost: $20

Age: Ages 16+

6pm Fri. Mar. 2

Decadent Cabaret 39: Friday Night

The Decadent Cabaret returns for its 39th iteration with some big changes. Each of three days will feature art installations by Artisan Forge, and performance by the Torch Sisters. Friday night features music by AM Up, Beercan Pentagram, Filthy Sweet, Arms Aloft, Idle Empress, The Jaggernauts, Jim Pullman Band, picard, Pit Wagon, Yam Cannon, and Irie Sol.

The Metro 201 E Lake St, Eau Claire

Cost: $10/day, $25 wristband to attend all three days

Age: Ages 18+

6:30-8:30pm Fri. Mar. 2

The Paint Shack

A talented social artist will walk you through step by step how to recreate the featured painting. Paint on canvas, wood, bags, glasses, and more.

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

Cost: $10-$40 depending on the specific class

Age: All Ages

7-10pm Fri. Mar. 2

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+

7-10pm Fri. Mar. 2

You Have A Name

An evening for women & teens with a powerful spiritual message about truth and god. wrapped in memorable moments of fun with friends, photos to post, and music to resonate the heart. Sweet food, shopping, and special guests.

Chippewa Valley Bible Church 531 East South Avenue, Chippewa Falls

Cost: Before 2/11, $20. $25 after 2/11

Age: High School Girls

7pm Fri. Mar. 2

Guy Challenge 2018

Guy Challenge is a place to cut loose, relax, laugh, be well fed, get inspired, encouraged, and challenged. Guy Challenge is a place where you will be armed to be a courageous follower of Jesus in your everyday life. The main speaker is Billy Ramsdell from Colorado Springs.

Landmark Christian Church 4140 126th Street, Chippewa Falls

Cost: $25, Men 25 and Under FREE

Age: 13+

7-10pm Fri. Mar. 2

Dan Zerr at the Tasting Lounge

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

Cost: FREE

Age: 21+

7pm Fri. Mar. 2

Live Music: Quasimofo

A power jazz trio plays all original music of all styles of jazz with Blues, R&B, Gospel and Classical influences along with a punk intensity of playing, jacked up jazz as they say.

Acoustic Cafe 505 S. Barstow St., Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

7pm Fri. Mar. 2

UWEC Film Series: Let the Right One In

Oskar, an overlooked and bullied boy, finds love and revenge through Eli, a beautiful but peculiar girl. English subtitles.

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

Cost: $7 for individual film series membership, $14 for family

Age: Rated R

7-10pm Fri. Mar. 2

The Ivory Presents Randy Adams

Randy has been an acoustic guitarist, singer and songwriter in the Chippewa Valley for many years, along with involvement in several choral groups. His music is drawn from all over the musical map stylistically, geographically and temporally. He emphasizes vocal presentation, with tasteful instrumental enhancement.

Ivory Piano Bar 2526 Golf Road, Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: 21+

7:30-9:30pm Fri. Mar. 2

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

7:30-9:45pm Fri. Mar. 2

Menomonie Theater Guild: Company!

Company! is a landmark concept musical revolving around the institution of marriage and relationships, exploring the dynamics, challenges and benefits from many perspectives. Music and lyrics by Stephen Sondheim and book by George Furth.

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

Cost: $20 General Admission/$18 seniors, students, military

Age: mature audiences

7:30-9:45pm Fri. Mar. 2

Menomonie Theater Guild: Company!

Company! is a landmark concept musical revolving around the institution of marriage and relationships, exploring the dynamics, challenges and benefits from many perspectives. Music and lyrics by Stephen Sondheim and book by George Furth.

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

Cost: $20 General Admission/$18 seniors, students, military

Age: mature audiences

7:30pm Fri. Mar. 2

ECCT Presents: Junie B Jones is Not A Crook

When Junie B. finds a wonderful pen of many colors, she should be allowed to keep it, right? Because finders keepers, losers weepers. It IS okay to keep it, right? Junie B. Jones is not a crook, or is she? A hilarious and heartfelt tale based on the best-selling book series.

The Oxford 1814 Oxford Ave., Eau Claire

Cost: $8 Youth/Student, $14 Seniors/Adult

7:30-10:30pm Fri. Mar. 2

Ballroom, Swing and Latin Dancing

Join in the fun and go dancing! There will be a Waltz lesson at 7:30 PM followed by music for dancing all your favorite dances. Casual attire

Eau Claire Moose Lodge 3606 Curvue Rd, Eau Claire

Cost: $12 per person, $8 Moose members and students with id

7:30pm Fri. Mar. 2

UWEC Theatre: Kingdom Come

A powerful and deeply affecting play about Norwegian immigrant settlers coming to America in the mid-19th century, and the tremendous hardships, both physical and emotional, which they endured. First produced with resounding success at the Milwaukee Repertory Theatre.

Riverside Theatre - Haas Fine Arts Center, UW-Eau Claire 121 Water Street, Eau Claire

Cost: $18

8pm Fri. Mar. 2

Live Music: Jessica Manning

An alternative-R&B artist born in Stockholm, Sweden & raised in Minneapolis. She draws influence from pop, soul, and electronic music by artists such as Frank Ocean, Little Dragon, and Kevin Garrett. Her sound incorporates electronic drums and synthesizers to create an atmosphere that her soulful melodies, rich vocals, and thoughtful lyrics soar high above.

The Cabin UWEC Davies Center, Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

9pm Fri. Mar. 2

Vinyl Nights: Gabe Larson

Gabe Larson, the main force behind the band Waldemar, will take the stage to spin his favorite records and talk about his favorite new third wave coffee roaster (if you ask him).

The Lakely 516 Galloway Street, Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

9:30-11pm Fri. Mar. 2

Comedy Night with Julie Scoggins

Comedy Night at the Sheeley House Saloon. Julie Scoggins comes to you straight out of North Carolina and will have you rolling on the floor with laughter. Tiffany Norton will be her feature and can be heard on Twin Cities Tv & Radio.

Sheeley House Saloon 236 West River St., Chippewa Falls

Cost: Free w/beverage purchase

Age: 21+

Ongoing Events For 03/02/2018

karaoke/DJ, galleries, classes, etc

Events with Tickets

tickets are available online

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