Events For 05/11/2018

5am-10pm Fri. May. 11

Family Friendly Fridays and Flick & Float

On the second Friday of every month, members can bring a community member to the Y for free all day long. Community members are welcome to enjoy the Flick & Float movie in the small pool (6:30 PM) and try a family activity in Hobbs Gym (5:30-7pm).

Eau Claire YMCA 700 Graham Ave., Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

5am-10pm Fri. May. 11

Family Friendly Fridays and Flick & Float

On the second Friday of every month, members can bring a community member to the Y for free all day long. Community members are welcome to enjoy the Flick & Float movie in the small pool (6:30 PM) and try a family activity in Hobbs Gym (5:30-7pm).

Eau Claire YMCA 700 Graham Ave., Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

5am-11pm Fri. May. 11

Concert and Grand Opening at Tanglewood Greens

Enjoy two-for-one golfing, food and drink specials, and beginning at 6pm, a live concert featuring Royal Bliss, The Voodoo Fix and Filthy Sweet! Concert tickets are $15 in advance.

Tanglewood Greens 2200 Crestwood Dr., Menomonie

Cost: Concert tickets - $15

Age: All Ages

8:30am-12:30pm Fri. May. 11

Ethics and Boundaries: New Standards of Technology Use

Since technology is rapidly changing, it’s vital that human services professionals continually evaluate and examine the role it plays in practice. Learn to employ both MPSW 20 Code of Conduct and the recently revised National Association of Social Workers (NASW) Code of Ethics in group discussion of scenarios drawn from practice.

Clarion Inn Campus Area 2703 Craig Rd., Eau Claire

Cost: $89

9-11:30am Fri. May. 11

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.

Eau Claire Indoor Sports Center 3456 Craig Road, Eau Claire

Cost: $4/child

9am-4pm Fri. May. 11

A Colossal Fossil Event

The Chippewa Falls Museum of Industry and Technology and Colossal Fossils are proud to present an incredible, hands-on science adventure that features dinosaurs, Ice Age mammals, and amazing Wisconsin history. Learn about Tyrannosaurus Rex, meet a massive saber-tooth cat, and touch Wisconsin jellyfish fossils that are half a billion years old.

Avalon Hotel & Conference Center 1009 W. Park Ave., Chippewa Falls

Cost: $10 GA, FREE for ages 3 and under

Age: All ages

9:30am-5pm Fri. May. 11

Nonprofit Board Training

Have you ever wanted to serve on a board, but it just feels too intimidating or daunting? If you're new to board leadership or thinking about becoming a board member, these courses will prepare you to confidently serve your community.

Eau Claire Area Chamber of Commerce 101 N Farwell St, Eau Claire

Cost: $50 (Young Professional Discount and Scholarhips available)

10am-6pm Fri. May. 11

The Arc of Dunn County Spring Plant Sale Fundraiser

Get your Mother's Day hanging baskets, annuals, perennials, fruit and veggie plants while supporting The Arc of Dunn County. All proceeds go to support services and programs for individuals with intellectual and developmental disabilities and their families.

Cenex/Menomonie Co Op 2320 Hwy 25 N, Menomonie

10am-3:30pm Fri. May. 11

Mother's Day Succulent Rose Bowl

Create mom a sweet succulent gift. Class Time: 10-11:30 am, 1-1:30 pm, and 2-3:30 pm Please call to register for class time. Includes: (1) glass rose bowl, (3). 2" succulents, potting mix, moss, glass rock, and ribbon.

Green Oasis Gardens 1403 122nd Street, Chippewa Falls

Cost: $20

Age: All Ages

10:30-11am Fri. May. 11

Parachute Games

Kiddos will enjoy jumping, moving, dancing, 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: All Ages

11-11:30am Fri. May. 11

Sky Stories! (Planetarium Show)

Visitors will lie down under the stars and learn all about the different constellations in our sky. Shows start promptly at listed times with room for just 25 guests. Sign-up sheets will be posted outside Failsafe 30 minutes prior to the start of the show.

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

Cost: Free with Museum membership or admission

Age: All Ages

11:30am-noon Fri. May. 11

Sky Stories! (Planetarium Show)

Visitors will lie down under the stars and learn all about the different constellations in our sky. Shows start promptly at listed times with room for just 25 guests. Sign-up sheets will be posted outside Failsafe 30 minutes prior to the start of the show.

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

Cost: Free with Museum membership or admission

Age: All Ages

noon-1pm Fri. May. 11

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+

1-6pm Fri. May. 11

Free Play Lab

Explore the library's newest DIY, hands-on space. Whether you're interested in 3D printing and coding or you'd rather color, paint or knit, the Dabble Box has something for you. Unstaffed.

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

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

3pm-4:30am Fri. May. 11

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+

3-6pm Fri. May. 11

15th 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

4-8pm Fri. May. 11

2nd Annual "Be a Hero" Fun Run

This event is organized by Anu Family Services, Inc. and is an untimed, family friendly 5k run/walk where participants are encouraged to dress as their favorite hero, whether it be a superhero or every day hero. there will be a Family Fun Zone from 4pm-6pm where families can enjoy music, face painting, crafts, a bouncy house, and more.

Oak Pavilion, Carson Park 814 Pavilion Drive, Eau Claire

Cost: Adults - $20, Youth - $15, Foster Families - $10/person

Age: All Ages

4-8pm Fri. May. 11

Together Farms Burger Night

Burger Nights are a unique, casual night at Together Farms. Burgers are made right on the farm using their 100% grass-fed beef. Also serving slaw, fries, beer, wine, and more. Relax by the bonfire, check-out the farm animals, and live music on Friday & Saturdays (schedule online). Bring chairs, blanket, or table in case they run out.

Together Farms W93 Norden Rd, Mondovi

Cost: FREE to attend; Burgers are $11-13

Age: All Ages

4pm Fri. May. 11

UWEC One Act Festival

Each spring the UWEC Theatre Division stages a collection of one-act plays directed by students from the Advanced Directing course. This dynamic collection of work showcases the emerging talents of the division's young directors and actors.

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

Cost: $5

4:30-7:30pm Fri. May. 11

97th Year Anniversary Celebration

Live Music, Great Food, Silent Auction, Proceeds go to local veteran's unmet needs and funding to construct a Desert Storm/Iraqi Freedom monument of history and Veterans Tribute of the last 100 years of wars from 1921 to 2021. Call or email for more information.

VFW Club 305 1300 Starr Ave, Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

5-9pm Fri. May. 11

Friday Family Nights

Basketball, volleyball, soccer, football, large inflatables, movie & color, free popcorn. In the youth area: dress up clothes, riding toys, building blocks. Sponsored by Group Health Cooperative of Eau Claire.

Eau Claire Indoor Sports Center 3456 Craig Road, Eau Claire

Cost: $4 per person; Family of 5+ $20 Max

Age: All Ages

5-7pm Fri. May. 11

Family Carnival

Carnival Games & Inflatable Rides. Children's Dance with DJ- Rock N Roll to go plus. Every EC4T site will have a fun carnival game. Light snack. Free fun for the entire family.

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

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

5:30-6:30pm Fri. May. 11

Aerial Core Flow

Juicy aerial flow to work your core while being kind to your spine. The class will include gentle inversions to decompress your spine, and aerial based exercises for your core in the hammocks. All levels welcome. No prior experience needed. Taught by Certified Aerial Hammock instructor Sara.

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

5:30-9pm Fri. May. 11

The Paint Shack

Enjoy a fun time painting made easy and exciting. A talented social artist will instruct you step by step through recreating the featured painting. Paint on canvas, wood, bags, glasses, and more. Check the website for more information on scheduled events and classes.

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

Cost: $10-$40

Age: All Ages

5:30-8:30pm Fri. May. 11

Dinner Jazz: Tim Sullivan Group

Since graduating from Memorial High School in 2002, Tim's musical journey has taken him around the world. Living in Chicago, New Orleans, and New York City, he has been fortunate to work with a wide array of artists, ranging from Aretha Franklin to funk legend Fred Wesley to nearly a dozen NEA Jazz Masters.

The Lakely 516 Galloway Street, Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

5:30-7:30pm Fri. May. 11

Banana Leaf Kitchen Pop-up: Xoi Saigon

Those quirky caterers of Vietnamese cuisine, Banana Leaf Kitchen, are offering their sticky rice to-go again, back by popular demand. Plus a vegetarian option. Menu: Vietnamese chicken sticky rice (xôi gà xé) and Vegetarian sticky rice (xôi chay).

Forage 930 Galloway St., Building 13, Suite 212, Eau Claire

Cost: FREE to attend, menu items priced a la carte

Age: All Ages

6-8pm Fri. May. 11

Calen Sidhevair of Westernesste

A group for the study and celebration of magical practices on an eclectic, Pagan, spiritual path. Westernesste contributes to the growing movement of Earth-loving religions. They focus on the respect of our Earth, the guidance of human potential, and the realization of responsible personal freedoms.

Unitarian Universalist Congregation 421 S. Farwell St., Eau Claire

6-11pm Fri. May. 11

6th Annual “Not Quite All Night” Extravaganza

Stay out late and take advantage of the best deals of the weekend. A great selection of unique gifts and home décor items throughout the country store, great deals on plants, drink specials, and more. 10” Hanging Baskets will be at the lowest price of the season.

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

6:30-8:30pm Fri. May. 11

The Paint Shack

Enjoy a fun time painting made easy and exciting. A talented social artist will instruct you step by step through recreating the featured painting. Paint on canvas, wood, bags, glasses, and more. Check the website for more information on scheduled events and classes.

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

Cost: $10-$40

Age: All Ages

7-10pm Fri. May. 11

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+

7pm Fri. May. 11

Author Visit: B.J. Hollars, "The Road South"

Listen to author B.J. Hollars discuss his book about the first Freedom Riders. Weaving the past with the present, Hollars aims to demystify the legendary journey, while also confronting more modern concerns related to race in America. The Road South is part memoir and part research-based journalism.

Altoona Public Library 1303 Lynn Ave., Altoona

Cost: FREE

7pm Fri. May. 11

An Evening with Anjela Wong: Opening Doors Reading & Signing

Opening Doors examines the role and impact of a community-based organization in helping working class immigrant families navigate and negotiate their multiple worlds. Wong will read from the book, take questions, and sign copies. Anjela Wong is Associate Professor at the University of Wisconsin-Eau Claire, where she teaches courses in anti-oppressive and culturally relevant education.

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

Cost: FREE

7pm Fri. May. 11

UWEC Film Series: "Lady Bird"

A teenager (Saoirse Ronan) navigates a loving but turbulent relationship with her strong-willed mother (Laurie Metcalf) over the course of an eventful and poignant senior year of high school.

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

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

Age: Rated R

7-10pm Fri. May. 11

American Gothic at the Museum

Discover the country kid inside you with this after hours farm to museum event. Event includes live fiddle and banjo music by Shane Leonard and Anna Trivel, DIY butter churning & soap carving, antique musket display, demos, storytelling, dress-up, and lots more. Cash bar and Bubbles BBQ food truck will be on site.

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

Cost: $15

Age: 21+

7-10pm Fri. May. 11

Live Music: Daniel Zerr

There is live local music every Friday night at the Tasting Lounge. A song writer in his own right, Dan Zerr brings a tremendous vocal range to his harmonies while laying down the steady bass line. Dan’s guitar work shows up in live shows and can be heard at his solo shows.

Infinity Beverages Winery & Distillery 3460 Mall Drive, Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: 21+

7pm Fri. May. 11

Live Music: Klezmazel

Klezmazel is group of five musicians who decided to resurrect musical skills learned long ago in a way that enables them to celebrate the joy of life. The group takes their cue from a 500 year old tradition of ethnic music most closely associated with the Jews and Gypsies of Eastern Europe.

Acoustic Cafe 505 S. Barstow St., Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

7-9pm Fri. May. 11

Live Music: Matthew Tison

Matthew Tison is a Menomonie based independent folk rock musician.

Raw Deal 603 S. Broadway St., Menomonie

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

7-10pm Fri. May. 11

Memorial High School Evening of Jazz

Dancing, desserts, and silent auction. Performances by Memorial High School Jazz Band Students. Group dance lesson provided by Two To Tango at 6pm. Special Guest Adam Bever.

River Prairie Center 1445 Front Porch Place, Altoona

Cost: $10 GA, $5 student

Age: All Ages

7pm Fri. May. 11

Live Music: Constance with Odds of an Afterthought + Nomad + For Once

Formed in 2015, Central Wisconsin’s Constance brings their unique style to an ever-evolving Midwest music scene. Constance can best be described as a constant interplay between heavy and light – creating their own brand of progressive metalcore. Lineup: Constance, Odds of an Afterthought, Nomad MN, and For Once.

The Plus 208 S. Barstow St, Eau Claire

Cost: $5

Age: All Ages

7:30-9:30pm Fri. May. 11

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

7:30pm Fri. May. 11

ECCT Presents: "Avenue Q"

Winner of the Tony "Triple Crown" for Best Musical, Best Score and Best Book, Avenue Q is part flesh, part felt and all heart. Filled with raunchy humor and a catchy score, not to mention puppets, it's a unique show that addresses adult issues and has quickly become a favorite for audiences everywhere. Rated PG-12 for mature themes, language and suggestive situations.

The Oxford 1814 Oxford Ave., Eau Claire

Cost: $22 adult, $20 senior, $14 student, $9 youth

Age: Rated PG-12

7:30pm Fri. May. 11

UWEC One Act Festival

Each spring the UWEC Theatre Division stages a collection of one-act plays directed by students from the Advanced Directing course. This dynamic collection of work showcases the emerging talents of the division's young directors and actors.

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

Cost: $5

7:30pm Fri. May. 11

Audacious A Cappella Spring Concert

Audacious A Cappella is an all female group on campus that seeks to empower women through music. This concert will feature songs from multiple genres, eras, etc.

UWEC Schofield Auditorium 105 Garfield Ave, Eau Claire

Cost: Tickets on sale April 27th

8-10pm Fri. May. 11

Gallery Friday: Red Tide + Hollandir

Inspired from the sweet lullabies of the ebb and flow of the ocean's tides, this acoustic/singer-songwriter band offers contemporary, soulful listening. Red Tide Duo is composed of two best friends, Kelsey Nocek and Cate Lucas. Beginning as friends from college at the University of Wisconsin - Stevens Point, Red Tide now calls Eau Claire, WI home.

The Oxbow Hotel 516 Galloway St., Eau Claire

Cost: $6 Advance Tickets, $8 Day of Show

Age: All Ages

8pm Fri. May. 11

Live Music: Acoustic Round

Acoustic Round features Jackson Taylor, Sage Leary, and Anastasia Vishnevsky.

Stones Throw 304 Eau Claire St., Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: 21+

9pm-1am Fri. May. 11

Live Music: Divided Highway

All four members of DH come from years of rocking smoke-filled taverns and possesses a sincere love for entertaining their fans. All four contribute to the band with amazing vocal performances with a backdrop of mind-blowing guitar, bass, keyboard and drum.

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

Cost: FREE

Age: 21+

9pm Fri. May. 11

Vinyl Nights: Mabis

DJ Matt Mabis spins his favorite tracks into the wee hours of the morning.

The Lakely 516 Galloway Street, Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

10pm Fri. May. 11

Live Music: Arms Aloft

Arms Aloft is an Eau Claire-native punk band. Also featuring Penske File and Coles/Beer. Doors at 8pm.

The Mousetrap 311 S. Barstow St., Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: 21+

Ongoing Events For 05/11/2018

karaoke/DJ, galleries, classes, etc

Events with Tickets

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