Events For 03/31/2018

Sat. Mar. 31

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

8-10am Sat. Mar. 31

EC Marathon Build Up Runs

All abilities and ages are welcome at the EC Marathon Build Up Runs. Each week join community runners and students from the UWEC Distance Running class as they extend their mileage, training for the half or full marathon. Longer runs have support on the course, and weekly distance can be tailored to your needs.

Zorn Arena UWEC, Garfield Avenue 121, Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

8:15-9:15am Sat. Mar. 31

Zumba with PS-Get Fit

Zumba fitness with PS-Get Fit, LLC. No experience needed and we can modify for all fitness levels and abilities. Join a great group of women who support one another, have fun, and sweat to burn a lot of calories.

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

Cost: Ffirst 3 classes for $5; drop-ins just $5 and punch cards are available

Age: All Ages

9am-1pm Sat. Mar. 31

Winter Market of Menomonie

A typical Winter market day is presented by 15-20 farmers and artists selling everything from vegetables to fruits, eggs, breads, meats and handmade crafts. Friendly atmosphere, fresh coffee, hot prepared foods and live music every week. All welcome!

Raw Deal 603 S. Broadway St., Menomonie

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

9am-noon Sat. Mar. 31

Chipppewa Valley Easter Egg Hunt

All families are invited to the 8th Annual 2018 Chippewa Valley Easter Egg Hunt. This year’s event will feature a wide variety of free, family friendly activities for the entire Chippewa Valley to enjoy! The grounds open to the public at 9am and the Egg Hunt will begin at 10am.

Pine Pavilion, Carson Park 741 Pavillion Drive, Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

9-11am Sat. Mar. 31

DIY: Kombucha

Learn how to capture a ginger bug, make fermented soda and brew kombucha at home in this hands on workshop. Create a flavor blend and starter culture to bring home, so bring a couple of jars. Instructor: Monarda Thrasher.

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

Cost: $20 (Registration required; payment due at time of registration)

Age: All Ages

9am-4pm Sat. Mar. 31

Govin's Lambing Barn

Come see and hold all the farm babies at Govin's. We have lambs, chicks, piglets, goats, alpacas and more. It may even be possible to see a birth while you are here. We also offer pony rides, face painting, wool spinners and crafts. Lunch & snacks available.

Govin’s Meats & Berries N6134 670th St, Menomonie

Cost: $7.75/person & children under 24 months are free.

Age: All Ages

9-10am Sat. Mar. 31

Breakfast with the Easter Bunny

The Easter Bunny is coming to the River Prairie Center! Breakfast will consist of scrambled eggs, french toast sticks, breakfast potatoes, bacon and choose of beverage. Doors open at 9am; breakfast will be served at 9:15am. Participants must register to attend breakfast. Registration deadline Tuesday, March 27.

River Prairie Center 1445 Front Porch Place, Altoona

Cost: Adult-$8.50; Child-$6.00; 3 and under free

Age: All Ages

9:30am-3:30pm Sat. Mar. 31

Cardboard Construction

Failsafe will convert into a fort-building space, full of cardboard, MakeDo Kits and all the necessary items to create some huge and innovative structures. Feel free to stop in anytime to join in the architectural fun.

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

Cost: FREE with admission

10am-4pm Sat. Mar. 31

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

10-10:30am Sat. Mar. 31

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

10am-6pm Sat. Mar. 31

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

10am-1pm Sat. Mar. 31

Weekend Brunch with Musical Guest

A farm-focused weekend brunch with live music. The kitchen offers an array of midwestern and other brunch classics, and the stage offers such names as Shane Leonard, Nick Seeger, Mari Carlson, Colin Heshmat, and many others. Visit The Lakely website to see details on who is playing every weekend.

The Lakely 516 Galloway Street, Eau Claire

Cost: Music is FREE, consult menu for food prices

Age: All Ages

10am-9pm Sat. Mar. 31

Easter Bunny at Oakwood Mall

There's an egg-ceptionally wonderful Easter Bunny headed to Oakwood Mall. Take the eggs-press lane and reserve your place in line online. Bring your furry (or not so furry) family members to meet the Easter Bunny for Pet Night on 3/26.

Oakwood Mall 4800 Golf Rd, Eau Claire

10-11am Sat. Mar. 31

Easter Egg Hunt

Join the Altoona Parks & Recreation Department for a free Easter Egg Hunt. The hunt will be held in River Prairie Park and does not require pre-registration. There will be separate hunts for different ages. Ages 0-3 will start at 10:15a.m.; Ages 4-6 will start at 10:30a.m.; and Ages 7-9 will start at 10:45a.m.

River Prairie Park 1419 Front Porch Place, Altoona

Cost: FREE

Age: 0-9 years old

10am-noon Sat. Mar. 31

Visit with the Easter Bunny

Come in for some fun Easter Treats and play with the Easter Bunny. The kids loved him last year, and he sure loved playing basketball and hopping through the Playhouse with them. Great opportunity to take photos and make lasting family…

Tiny Tots Playhouse 320 S. Wisconsin St., Fall Creek

Cost: $5/child, adults and infants under 12 months are free

Age: All Ages

10:15am Sat. Mar. 31

L.E. Phillips Library: Family Storytime

Stories, songs and fun for the whole family, designed to ignite children's language and brain development.

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

Cost: FREE

Age: Age 0-6

11am-1pm Sat. Mar. 31

Ayurveda 2.0 (Spring Cleanse)

An Ayurveda cleanse is designed to draw ama (toxins) and accumulated Vata, Pitta, or Kapha out of the body resulting in restored balance and harmony. This workshop will prepare you for a 5 day cleanse where you will feel nourished with a simple Ayurveda recipe designed specifically to bring your body and mind back into balance and good health.

The Yoga Room 2839 Mall Dr., Eau Claire

Cost: $40 for members; $50 for non-members

Age: 18+

11am-1pm Sat. Mar. 31

Weave a Wall Hanging

This Two-Part class will give you the skills to create texture and have fun with your weaving. Make your own BOHO stye wall hanging. All Materials will be provided but are limited. You may bring your own yarn or fiber or choose from a selection to purchase in the shop. Coffee and tea will be provided.

Blue Boxer Arts 416 S Barstow Street, Eau Claire

Cost: $50

Age: Ages 16+

12:30-1:30pm Sat. Mar. 31

Paint Saturdays

K-5 students are invited to the Second Floor of the UW-Stout Library on Saturday afternoons to learn the basics of using a variety of media and materials in creative projects taught by UW-Stout pre-service teachers.

University of Wisconsin Stout Library - Second Floor 315 10th Ave E, Menomonie

Cost: FREE

Age: Ages 5-12 years old

1:45-2:45pm Sat. Mar. 31

Paint Saturdays

K-5 students are invited to the Second Floor of the UW-Stout Library on Saturday afternoons to learn the basics of using a variety of media and materials in creative projects taught by UW-Stout pre-service teachers.

University of Wisconsin Stout Library - Second Floor 315 10th Ave E, Menomonie

Cost: FREE

Age: Ages 5-12 years old

2-4pm Sat. Mar. 31

Godspell

Multi-generational production of Godspell - 2012 Revised Version. The show offers a modern telling of Jesus's life and lessons of tolerance and love and features songs such as "Day by Day" and "All Good Gifts."

First Congregational United Church of Christ (Menomonie) 420 Wilson Ave., Menomonie

Cost: Free will donation

Age: All Ages

2-8pm Sat. Mar. 31

Benefit for Olivia Garcia

A live performance from Eau Claire area artists. All proceeds donated to Olivia Garcia to help her while she struggles with ADEM (Acute Disseminate Encephalomyelitis) and many other health complications. Live music, raffle, silent auction and art for sale as well as access to great food from Pizza Plus.

The Plus 208 S. Barstow St, Eau Claire

Cost: $10 at the door, please RSVP on Facebook

2-5pm Sat. Mar. 31

CANCELLED: Benefit For Baby Brother Birthday

Cancer benefit for Victor Wagner turning 54 on 5/4. Victor's wish is for his sister Sandy to visit him in Carlsbad NM one last time. Featuring: The Root Toppers, Dan Zerr, The Cry Babies, Blaine Howard, Nick Peper, Hey Joe Band, and Audio by Bentley Harder. Door prizes and silent auction.

Stones Throw 304 Eau Claire St., Eau Claire

Cost: Donations welcome for a good cause

2:30-3pm Sat. Mar. 31

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

5-7pm Sat. Mar. 31

Hope Gospel Mission Community Easter Dinner

The dinner is free to everyone and will feature ham, scalloped potatoes, green beans, coleslaw, dinner rolls, and dessert.

Hope Gospel Mission 8 S. Farwell St., Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

5:30-8:30pm Sat. Mar. 31

Dinner Jazz: Josh Gallagher

Josh Gallagher is a native of Eau Claire, WI. In 2002, he went to Berklee College of music in Boston, MA on full scholarship. He has studied with Geoffrey Keezer, Joanne Brackeen, Hal Crook, Greg Hopkins, Phil Wilson, and Laura Caviani.

The Lakely 516 Galloway Street, Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

6-7pm Sat. Mar. 31

Succulent Planter Workshop

Create your very own succulent garden with the help of our dear friend Amy Schmitz. She will teach you how to arrange and care for your cute little succulents and you'll walk away with a garden you can call your own. Enjoy free coffee during the workshop.

Tangled Up in Hue 505 S. Barstow St., Suite B, Eau Claire

Cost: $20

Age: All Ages

6-10pm Sat. Mar. 31

Showtime Championship Wrestling - One Tough Weekend

Showtime Championship Wrestling returns to Chippewa Falls. "One Tough Weekend" will be an action packed, entertaining night of wrestling the whole family can enjoy. Special guest national TV stars "Tough Guy Inc" - the team of "Brutal" Bob Evans & "Tough" Tim Hughes of Ring of Honor.

Eagle's Club 2588 Hallie Rd., Chippewa Falls

Cost: Front Row $15; General Admission $12; $2 Discount for Military & Special Olympians

Age: All Ages

7-10pm Sat. Mar. 31

SirenSong Duo

SirenSong features Julie Majkowski on keyboard (and sometimes flute) and Jennifer Hazen on vocals. Together they recreate the crooning, dreamy torch songs of the 40's, 50's and 60's. Join them and live, laugh, and lounge.

Ivory Piano Bar 2526 Golf Road, Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: 21+

7pm Sat. Mar. 31

Live at the Acoustic Cafe: Eggplant Heroes

Eggplant Heroes is Americana collaboration among Duffy Duyfhuizen, Max Garland, Joel Pace, Olaf Lind, Caleb Horne, Dan Zerr, and Lucas Fischer. Mixing original tunes with songs by others that we like to play, EPH tries to bring a rich and eclectic musical experience.

Acoustic Cafe 505 S. Barstow St., Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

7-9pm Sat. Mar. 31

Godspell

Multi-generational production of Godspell - 2012 Revised Version. The show offers a modern telling of Jesus's life and lessons of tolerance and love and features songs such as "Day by Day" and "All Good Gifts."

First Congregational United Church of Christ (Menomonie) 420 Wilson Ave., Menomonie

Cost: Free will donation

Age: All Ages

7:30-9:30pm Sat. Mar. 31

Hornucopia

Hornucopia pays tribute to many musical groups that feature substantial horn sections. It boasts a tight 4-piece horn section and a 4-piece rhythm section, plus 3 top rated vocalists whose melodies and harmonies are inspiring and far-reaching.

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

Cost: $18 - $25

8pm Sat. Mar. 31

Live Music: Another Road

Another Road is a local country band based in Eau Claire.

Snout Saloon 13 W. Central St., Chippewa Falls

Cost: FREE

Age: 21+

8:30-11:30pm Sat. Mar. 31

Live Music: Nick Hensley

Nick Hensley created Love Songs For Angry Men shortly after his band The District called it quits in 2002. Hensley’s alias and alter ego, Love Songs For Angry Men, was born to get people talking and through the doors. Now it’s is the title of his first solo effort and also used as a general band name.

Sheeley House Saloon 236 West River St., Chippewa Falls

Cost: FREE

Age: 21+

9pm Sat. Mar. 31

Live Music at O'Leary's: Rattle Can Red

Enjoy some live music at O'Leary's from Rattle Can Red, a new band on the block.

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

Cost: FREE

Age: 21+

9pm Sat. Mar. 31

Late Jazz: '58 Belvedere

'58 Belvedere is a trio performing original compositions by Dean Granros (guitar) and group improvisation. The raw edge of Granros' guitar combined with the extraordinary drum and bass team of Dave Power and Pat Keen provides a new and unfiltered take on the idea of the jazz power trio.

The Lakely 516 Galloway Street, Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

9pm Sat. Mar. 31

Live Music by JFT Party Band

Performing the Greatest Hits of All Time with a massive amount of fun. Audience selects the music to be performed. Every show is different. Covers of: Jonny Cash, Eric Clapton, U2, Journey, John Mellencamp, Neil Diamond, Rolling Stones and many more.

Linda & Dan's T&C Roundabout 8685 Hwy 124, Chippewa Falls

Cost: FREE

Age: 21+

Ongoing Events For 03/31/2018

karaoke/DJ, galleries, classes, etc

Serious Circuits

Every Tuesday, Saturday until Dec. 26, 9-9:30am; Every Saturday until Mar. 30 2019, 9-9:30am;

Events with Tickets