Events For 04/14/2018

Sat. Apr. 14

8th Annual River Falls Bluegrass Festival

A free three-day musical festival located in the heart of downtown River Falls. Kicks off with the 5th Annual Beer & Wine Tasting at Junior's Restaurant and Tap House. Move from venue to venue to experience both regional and local bluegrass, roots, and cajun music all weekend long. Full performance and venue list available online. Wraps up with Sunday brunch at West Wind Supper Club.

Downtown River Falls

Cost: Concerts are FREE; $20 advance registration for Beer & Wine Tasting, $25 at the door

8-10am Sat. Apr. 14

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. Apr. 14

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. Apr. 14

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

9-11:30am Sat. Apr. 14

Eau Claire Downtown Winter Farmer's Market

Take advantage of these monthly opportunities to purchase high quality local vegetables, meat, dairy, eggs, bakery, honey, maple syrup, salsa, popcorn and other farm products directly from the people who produce them.

L.E. Phillips Senior Center 1616 Bellinger St., Eau Claire

9am-2:30pm Sat. Apr. 14

Babysitter Training

Safe Sitter prepares students in grades 6-8 to be safe when they’re home alone, watching younger siblings, or babysitting. Students learn life-saving skills such as how to rescue someone who’s choking, and helpful information like what to do if there’s severe weather. The lessons are filled with fun activities and role-playing exercises.

Eau Claire YMCA 700 Graham Ave., Eau Claire

Cost: Member $40, Community $60

Age: Ages 10-15

9am-4pm Sat. Apr. 14

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

9am-3pm Sat. Apr. 14

Cat Show

See purebred cats and household pets compete for awards. Daily raffle, shop cat themed merchandise, make ‘n take cat toy with admission, costume contest, and more.

Northern Wisconsin State Fairgrounds 225 Edward St, Creative Arts Building C, Chippewa Falls

Cost: $5 GA, $2 ages 7 and under

9am-3pm Sat. Apr. 14

Little Bit of Everything Craft & Vendor Show

Rummage, Craft & Vendor show includes a live DJ with a photo booth. Fun for all ages to listen to music, shop and eat some great food at just $5 per plate. You'll get BBQ, chips of your choice, potato salad and choice of a cookie.

Russell J. Rassbach Heritage Museum 1820 Wakanda St. NW, Menomonie

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

9am-1pm Sat. Apr. 14

Dotters Books Pop-up Shop at Avalon Floral

Avalon Floral is hosting a pop-up with Dotters Books. A great selection of books for readers of all ages. It's time to emerge from your houses, admire the flowers, and start stocking up on porch reads for the summer.

Avalon Floral 506 Water St., Eau Claire

Age: Family Friendly

9am-2pm Sat. Apr. 14

New Local Indoor Art Market – Art on the Ridge

Come and enjoy local artisans & crafters. Featuring: Displays of original, handmade crafted art, decorations, and vintage electronic items. And will also be every month after, on the 1st & 2nd Saturday of each month.

Art on the Ridge 525 Park Ridge Court, Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

9am-2pm Sat. Apr. 14

2nd Annual Hope Lutheran Vendor Fair

Craft & vendor fair with 30+ vendors and food available.

Hope Lutheran Church 2226 Eddy Ln., Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

9-9:30am Sat. Apr. 14

Serious Circuits

30 minutes heart pounding HIIT circuit training with personal Trainer Emily Balow. Always fun music! Get your sweat on!

Dragonfly Dance and Wellness 308 North Barstow, Eau Claire

Cost: $8

Age: 12+

9am-3:30pm Sat. Apr. 14

Spring Enneagram Workshops

The Enneagram is an ancient tool for self-understanding and compassion for self and others. Level One on 4/14 and Level Two on 4/28.

The Center 3701 E. Clairemont Ave., Eau Claire

Cost: $50 each workshop or $75 if taking both workshops

Age: Teens-Adults

9:30am Sat. Apr. 14

Chippewa Valley Anime Con

Free movie at 10am: Howl's Moving Castle or Labyrinth. Come in any costume for the CosPlay Contest. Theme this year is Vintage Gaming. Dealers and artist tables, comic books, and cards. Bring your camera fro the treasure hunt, trivia too. Oversize gaming like cosplay chess. Lots of prizes.

Micon Cinemas Chippewa Falls 475 Chippewa Mall Dr., Chippewa Falls

Cost: FREE

9:45-10:30am Sat. Apr. 14

Tween Yogis

This class is intended to develop the students' practice and build awareness of ones strength both physically and mentally. His is a slow-flowing class incorporating yoga poses and education. Tweens are welcome to join class solo as independence begins to develop. Parents are also welcome to join if the child would be more comfortable.

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

Cost: $10

Age: Ages7-12

10am-4pm Sat. Apr. 14

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

10-11:30am Sat. Apr. 14

Fresh Face for Spring with Mineral Fusion

The breeze of a new season is in the air. Experiment with a fresh look using Mineral Fusion cosmetics. This hands-on class will\ focus on the complexion, eyes, and lips. Receive samples & discounts. Instructor: Tanya Young.

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

Cost: $10 (Registration required; payment due at time of registration)

Age: All Ages

10-10:30am Sat. Apr. 14

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-4pm Sat. Apr. 14

Modicum Brewing Public Brew Day

Modicum has its first ever Public Brew Day where you can come help their brewer make a batch of beer. Mashing begins promptly at 10am and brewing continues until 4pm.

Modicum Brewing Company 3732 Spooner Ave Suite A, Altoona

Cost: FREE

Age: 21+

10am-2pm Sat. Apr. 14

Spring Fling Gifts and Goodies Sale

Craft and Vendor show. Over 20+ local vendors and crafters with a wide variety of gifts and goodies.

Anson Town Hall 13830 County Hwy S, Jim Falls

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

10am-2pm Sat. Apr. 14

April Showers Bring May Flowers - Cookies and Canvas Youth Painting Workshop

Focuses on the delicate details and patterns found in traditional folk art. Folk art includes paintings, carvings, furniture, textiles, and other objects produced by people using traditional techniques passed down to them through the generationsPractice elements of painting, drawing, paper design and collage during this workshop.

Blue Canvas Art Studio 930 Galloway Street - Banbury Place Building 13, Suite 16, Eau Claire

Cost: $30

Age: Kids

10am-1pm Sat. Apr. 14

Make a Flashy Glass Kite

Come and make your own glass kite. We will provide you with a 3’’ x 3’’ colorful glass square, a copper wire tail and even pre-cut glass bows for you to add to the tail. Many glass accents will be available to add your own flare.

The Glass Orchard 130 Deerfield Road, Eau Claire

Cost: $20/project-Drop-in

Age: All Ages

10am-noon Sat. Apr. 14

Container Garden Class

Create your one of a kind annual container garden for your porch, patio, or garden spot. Bring your own containers, or purchase one there.

Green Oasis Garden Center 1403 122nd Street, Chippewa Falls

Cost: Purchase plant and container (or byo)

Age: All Ages

11-11:45am Sat. Apr. 14

Little Yogi & Me

Moms & Dads, bring your little ones and let's have some fun. Little Yogi & Me classes make for a fun family outing that incorporates fitness, movement, and education for everyone. This class occurs the second Saturday of each month. You must enroll each person to reserve multiple spaces.

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

Cost: Adults: $10 Kiddos: $5

Age: Ages 3-6

11am-1pm Sat. Apr. 14

Citizen's Climate Lobby Meeting

The monthly meeting of the Eau Claire chapter of Citizens Climate Lobby to see what steps are being taken locally and nationally to help curb climate change in a bipartisan way.

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

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

noon-7pm Sat. Apr. 14

Equine Lessons

Red Tail is offering riding lessons for beginners. More information on Red Tails Lesson Community on Facebook.

Red Tail Arabians, LLC N6093 84-th St, Elk Mound

Cost: $30 for the trial lesson

Age: Ages 5+

noon-2pm Sat. Apr. 14

Making Marks: Art Class for Children

Three sessions for each age group.Class will explore both drawing and painting, gaining experience with different types of mark making. Real art materials will be provided. Pleas wear clothing that can get messy in the process of our creative fun. Instructor Tracy Lea Landis.

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

Cost: $15

Age: Apr.5-8 Sprouts; May 9-16 Twigs

noon-2pm Sat. Apr. 14

Make a Dream Catcher - All Ages Class

Instructor Raven will teach the basics of how to make a dreamcatcher using a brass ring, string, and various beads. You may bring your own charms to add if you like. Children must be accompanied by an adult. All Materials Included.

Blue Boxer Arts 416 S Barstow Street, Eau Claire

Cost: $20

Age: All Ages

noon Sat. Apr. 14

March for Science & Climate

A pillar event of the Chippewa Valley Sustainability Fair, the March for Science & Climate kicks off Earth Week to help us celebrate science and call for climate action. Starting at the UWEC campus mall, marching along the planet walk, and ending at Phoenix Park, the March for Science & Climate will feature inspiring local speakers and opportunities to get involved in the green movement.

UW-Eau Claire campus mall

Age: All Ages

12:30-1:30pm Sat. Apr. 14

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

12:30-2:30pm Sat. Apr. 14

"10 Great Ways to Share Your Faith" Workshop

Learn how to be a joyful witness to the Gospel. St. Paul Street Evangelization (SPSE) presents a workshop and training on “10 Great Ways to Share Your Faith." SPSE is a Catholic Christian organization, but they welcome all with an interest in sharing the Gospel in everyday life.

Notre Dame Parish Life Center (Rose Room) 22 S. Prairie St., Chippewa Falls

Cost: Free (goodwill offerings accepted for our ministry)

Age: 15+

1-5pm Sat. Apr. 14

Midwest Craft Brewers Festival

Ticket price covers attending the Midwest Craft Brewers Festival, a souvenir glass, craft beer tasting from vendors, live music in the band shell and the ambiance of an enjoyable outdoor spring festival.

Wilson Park Wilson Ave and 8th St, Menomonie

Cost: $30

Age: 21+

1-3pm Sat. Apr. 14

The Syzdels at Caffe Tempo

A Saturday afternoon performance by the wonderful duo well known throughout the area, The Syzdels will bring their music and charm to Tempo for the first time together.

Caffe Tempo 315 E Madison St., Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

1-2:30pm Sat. Apr. 14

One Book, One Community: Adverse Childhood Experiences - Translating Evidence into Action

Research has shown that adverse childhood experiences (ACEs) are among the strongest environmental predictors of poor mental and physical health. This program will summarize the science of ACEs as a prelude to exploring how to translate the evidence into practices and policies that promote health and well-being.

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

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

1-3pm Sat. Apr. 14

Container Garden Class

Create your one of a kind annual container garden for your porch, patio, or garden spot. Bring your own containers, or purchase one there.

Green Oasis Garden Center 1403 122nd Street, Chippewa Falls

Cost: Purchase plant and container (or byo)

Age: All Ages

1:45-2:45pm Sat. Apr. 14

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

2-3:30pm Sat. Apr. 14

Traditional Songs from Eau Claire Class

Come learn two songs from the late 19th century collected in Eau Claire. Sheet music, lyrics, and a brief historical synopsis of the songs will be provided. Everyone's voice is welcome.

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

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

2-3pm Sat. Apr. 14

Teen Paint & Plant

Teens are invited to come on down to the library to paint a flower pot and plant a bit of green to brighten a room or outdoor space. Choose from seeds or plant starters. Registration is required and may be done online or by contacting Youth Services by phone.

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

Cost: FREE

Age: Grades 6-12

2:30-3pm Sat. Apr. 14

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

3-5pm Sat. Apr. 14

National Library Week Button Challenges

Celebrate National Library Week. The amazing button maker will be out in Youth Services, so stop by all week. A new literary challenge will be available each day to prompt your creativity.

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

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

3-10pm Sat. Apr. 14

Live Music: Two For the Road

Step back to a time when rich refrains of a piano behind a voice smooth as aged cognac was the backdrop for casual conversations over a favorite drink on the rocks. Two For The Road takes you there with songs from the days of speakeasys, cabarets, and night clubs.

Ivory Piano Bar 2526 Golf Road, Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: 21+

3-4pm Sat. Apr. 14

Mini & Me Aerial Yoga

Have fun, relax, connect, and fly! The perfect bonding date for you and your child. Learn basic aerial yoga poses and gentle inversions in our hammocks with your child. Taught by a certified aerial yoga teacher who can safely guide you and your child. Savasana hammock cuddles at the end of class are the best.

Moonrise Aerials Studio 800 Wisconsin Street; Banbury Place Building 13, Room 112, Eau Claire

Cost: $25; pre-registration required

Age: Children must be potty trained

5:30-9:30pm Sat. Apr. 14

Lifeguard Training

Learn the skills to recognize, prevent, and respond to aquatic emergencies. The course certifications include Lifeguarding/First Aid/CPR/AED for Professional Rescuer (valid 2 years).

Eau Claire YMCA 700 Graham Ave., Eau Claire

Cost: Member $185, Community $225

Age: 16+

5:30-9pm Sat. Apr. 14

Eau Claire Male Chorus Dinner Concert

Attend the Eau Claire Male Chorus's dinner concert at the Masonic Ballroom.

Masonic Center 616 Graham Ave., Eau Claire

Cost: $25 Dinner and Concert

6pm Sat. Apr. 14

44th Annual Viennese Ball

A formal event recalling the romance and elegance of 19th-century Vienna transforms all three levels of Davies Center. Waltz in the grand ballroom, swing dance to Big Band standards, polka in the informal festival hall, sing along in the piano bar, dine on delicious entrees and desserts, grab drinks and cocktails from the many beverage stations, and hear showcase performances on the Bösendorfer Imperial Grand Piano.

Davies Center, UW-Eau Claire University of Wisconsin-Eau Claire, Eau Claire

Cost: $47.50 GA; $30 for students; +$14 for midnight brunch buffet

Age: 17+

6:30pm Sat. Apr. 14

Eau Claire Improv Fest 2018 Featuring The Second City

Chicago’s legendary comedy theater, The Second City, headlines Eau Claire Improv Fest with their show "Improv All-Stars” - an irresistible hour of improvised comedy. Kicking off the show are three great Eau Claire teams: Glassworks Improv Memorial High School Improv Team Eau Claire Improv Company Doors open at 6:30pm.

The Metro 201 E Lake St, Eau Claire

Cost: $29 advance, $39 at the door

7pm Sat. Apr. 14

Eau Claire Figure Skating Club 39th Annual Ice Show

The Eau Claire Figure Skating Club is an independent, non-profit organization whose purpose is to provide quality skating instruction, practice and advancement of members. The annual ice show is an opportunity for members to showcase their talents for the community. This year's theme is Viva Las Vegas.

Hobbs Ice Arena 915 Menomonie St., Eau Claire

Cost: $10 adults

7:30-9:30pm Sat. Apr. 14

Layne Yost - A Tribute to the Music of John Denver

Featuring guitar, fiddle and upright bass. Layne Yost, Carol McDowell and Jon Shimoda weave songs and stories, capturing the simple soul of John Denver, giving insights into his life and legacy.

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

Cost: $18 - $25

7:30-9pm Sat. Apr. 14

49th Annual Harmony Show “Hillbilly Harmony”

Dunn County Barbershoppers Proudly Present the 49th Annual Harmony Show with the theme “Hillbilly Harmony”. Featuring Northern Lights Chorus, Vocality, “Land O' Lakes Barbershop Harmony District Hall of Fame Quartet”, and CHIPS.

Colfax High School 601 University Ave., Colfax

Cost: $10 In Advance, $12 At the door, $3 Students under 18, Afterglow $2

Age: All Ages

8-11:30pm Sat. Apr. 14

Live Music: Jeff White

Playing Waylon, Dylan, Petty, Townes, Waits, Guy Clark, Strait, They Might Be Giants and many more. Wide rhythmic & tonal offerings to drink and dance with.

VFW Post 7232 2900 W Folsom St, Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: 21+

8pm Sat. Apr. 14

Live Music: Probable Cause

The Probable Cause is a high energy cover band playing everything from Tom Petty to Metallica.

Snout Saloon 13 W. Central St., Chippewa Falls

8-10pm Sat. Apr. 14

The Big Uncut Flick

The year is 1954. Husband and wife TV stars, Jack Sheldon and Arlene Hughes, host their daytime show, "The Big Uncut Flick," where the 1944 mystery movie "Murder on the Gay White Way" comes to life. Directed by Frank Bartella, this show within a “movie” within a show is a lot of fun and shouldn't be missed!

The Grand Theatre 102 W. Grand Ave., Eau Claire

Cost: $25

Age: 14 and up

8pm Sat. Apr. 14

Bear Creek Band

This well established band features an excellent female vocalist and will be covering popular country and classic rock hits from the 60's to present day for your dancing or listening pleasure.

VFW Club 305 1300 Starr Ave, Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: 21+

8pm Sat. Apr. 14

Mighty Mystic Live At The Plus

One of the more sought after U.S based Reggae artists on today’s scene. His brand of “HARD ROOTS” with his high energy stage performance has been a magnet for the young enthusiastic reggae fan base. He has managed to hold firm to his Jamaican roots while adding elements of Hip Hop & Rock giving Mystic a more unique sound.

The Plus 208 S. Barstow St, Eau Claire

Cost: $5

Age: All Ages

8:30pm Sat. Apr. 14

Live Music: Jorgensen Tagg

The incredibly talented Jorgensen Tagg has a sound that is powerful and undeniably fresh, taking root in rock, blues, pop, and soul and a southern kissed classic rock sound. The troubadours are fast making an indelible mark on the Local and national music scene.

Sheeley House Saloon 236 West River St., Chippewa Falls

Cost: FREE

Age: 21+

9pm-1am Sat. Apr. 14

Live Music: Contradiction

Contradiction plays rock & country music.

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

Cost: FREE

Age: 21+

9pm Sat. Apr. 14

Live Hip Hop

Live Hip Hop Featuring: Matt Stanton, Walt Trab, Loc Da Realist, True North, Renegade, Dopey, and Chiraq King.

Stones Throw 304 Eau Claire St., Eau Claire

Cost: $7

Ongoing Events For 04/14/2018

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