Events For 09/14/2018

Fri. Sep. 14

Here We Grow Again - Childrens Consignment Fall Sale

West Central Wisconsin's upscale children's consignment event. The place to find bargains on quality, name brand clothes, great toys, books, videos, baby equipment, and nursery furniture. Item drop off for consignment on Wed & Thu before sale.

Hobbs Ice Arena 915 Menomonie St., Eau Claire

Cost: FREE to attend

Age: All Ages

8:30am-4pm Fri. Sep. 14

Supervisory Management: Improving Managerial Efficiency

This elective course will provide you the tools to overcome personal barriers to effectively manage your time, improve reading efficiencies, improve memory and plan, set and achieve goals quickly.

Holiday Inn South 4751 Owen Ayres Court, Eau Claire

Cost: $600

Age: 18+

9-10am Fri. Sep. 14

Cool, Calm, & Connected Kids

Are you desiring to connect with your child even in the not-so-calm moments? This class is all about engaging in play with your child, while learning 5 strategies designed to calm the brain and build relationships. The smaller class size will make it possible for more individualized help as needed.

Lily Pad Lab 2524 Golf ROad, Eau Claire

Cost: $60

Age: 2-5 yrs

9-11:30am Fri. Sep. 14

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.

YMCA Sports Center 3456 Craig Road, Eau Claire

Cost: $3 member; $5 community

Age: Ages 0-6

10am-5pm Fri. Sep. 14

Plant Spirit Gathering

Learning herbalism hands-on while playing with herbs, living in the magical woods for three days drinking herbal tea, communing with plants, and building community with other plant lovers.

Stargazen Woodland Retreat E20001 County Road NL, Augusta

Cost: $399-$600

Age: 18+

10:30-11:30am Fri. Sep. 14

Tiny Scientists - Monarch Lab

You and your child will share in learning about it means to be a scientist by raising and releasing Monarch Butterflies. Be ready for hands-on experiments, interactive nature activities and science related art projects.

Lily Pad Lab 2524 Golf ROad, Eau Claire

Cost: $60

Age: 2-6yrs

11am-11pm Fri. Sep. 14

16th Annual Chippewa Falls Oktoberfest

Dust off your dirndls and lederhosen. Each year, over 14,000 people come out to the Northern Wisconsin State Fairgrounds to enjoy a weekend of live music, family-friendly entertainment and an array of authentic German cuisine.

Northern Wisconsin State Fairgrounds 225 Edward St., Chippewa Falls

Cost: $9 per day, $16 for weekend

Age: All Ages

11am Fri. Sep. 14

Brat Fry-Menomonie Market Food Co-op

Stop by for a local brat lunch featuring Deutsch Family Farm brats and various sides.

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

Age: All Ages

2-11pm Fri. Sep. 14

Harvest Rye Release

This classic Roggenbier style will have a grainy and spicy flavor to it, with a cloudy (or "turbid" if you want to use the fancy bier word) amber look.

Lazy Monk Brewing, LLC 97 West Madison Street, Eau Claire

Age: 21+

4-8pm Fri. Sep. 14

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

5-8pm Fri. Sep. 14

Sean Jordan at Together Farms Burger Night

An acoustic and electric guitar player, singer and Berklee College of Music graduate. Sean performs an acoustic take on modern pop tunes. At burger nights, burgers are made right on the farm using their 100% grass-fed beef. BYO chairs, tables, and blankets.

Together Farms W93 Norden Rd, Mondovi

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

Age: All Ages

5-7:30pm Fri. Sep. 14

Live Music: Andy Hanson

live music, local art, food, wine, coffee, and dessert.

Vino Cappuccino N5734 Hwy 12, Elk Mound

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

5-9pm Fri. Sep. 14

Friday Family Night

Open to all families, kids and their friends every Friday night. Activities include basketball, volleyball, soccer, inflatables, movies, free popcorn, and special entertainment. Check the movie schedule online.

YMCA Sports Center 3456 Craig Road, Eau Claire

Cost: Member $3, Community $5

5:30-8:30pm Fri. Sep. 14

Dinner 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

Age: All Ages

5:30pm Fri. Sep. 14

Eau Claire Hash House Harriers

A social club that meets every Friday to explore the trails and taverns of Eau Claire. People meet up around 5:30 for drinks. At 6:00 those who want to will take off for a 2-3 mile run at a relaxed pace (always with a beer stop in the…

Dooley's Pub 442 Water St, Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: 21+

5:30-6:30pm Fri. Sep. 14

Active Play

Learn how to stay active while becoming part of a different world. Each week of active challenges boasts a new theme. First, you might be a pirate sailing the high seas—next, a Jedi learning to harness the force. No matter what, you’re sure to have fun in this high-energy course.

Eau Claire YMCA 700 Graham Ave., Eau Claire

Cost: Member $42, Community $52

Age: Ages 7-10

5:30-8:30pm Fri. Sep. 14

Kevin & Austin Lomardo Live

Every Friday features singer/songwriters from all across the Midwest. Kevin and Austin Lombardo are a father-son acoustic duo playing in venues from the St. Croix River Valley to Eau Claire. The songs are arranged acoustically, heavy on guitar and melodic harmonies.

Northwoods Brewpub & Grill 50819 West St., Osseo

Cost: FREE

Age: All ages with parent

6-8pm Fri. Sep. 14

Mother Son Rodeo Roundup

Mothers (or a special cowgirl) grab your favorite cowboy(s) and join the Rodeo Roundup. Come dressed in your favorite western style outfit and ready for a fun evening. Farm themed dinner will be provided followed by rodeo activities and dancing. Registration deadline 9/7.

River Prairie Center 1445 Front Porch Place, Altoona

Cost: $20 resident of Altoona/couple; $25 non-resident of Altoona/couple; $10/add'l son

Age: All Ages

6pm Fri. Sep. 14

UW-Stout Films: Incredibles 2

Everyone’s favorite family of superheroes is back in “Incredibles 2” – but this time Helen is in the spotlight, leaving Bob at home with Violet and Dash to navigate the day-to-day heroics of “normal” life. A new villain hatches a brilliant and dangerous plot and the family must learn to work together again.

UW-Stout Applied Arts Building, Room 210 712 S Broadway, Menomonie

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

6-8pm Fri. Sep. 14

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. Learn to cast on, knit, purl, and cast off. You will also learn the basic terminology of knitting.

Blue Boxer Arts 416 S Barstow Street, Eau Claire

Cost: $20 (includes take-home materials)

Age: Ages 13+

6:30-8pm Fri. Sep. 14

Feel Good Fridays

Feel Good Fridays is perfect for a night out of listening to free music, enjoying food and drink, and socializing with like-minded people.

Tuning Tree 515 South Barstow, Suite 117, Eau Claire

Cost: Free

6:30-8:30pm Fri. Sep. 14

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: $10-40

Age: All Ages

7-10pm Fri. Sep. 14

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. Sep. 14

Shamanic Healing Sound Ceremony

Local shaman Jeanette Robbins weaves together the musical sounds of these instruments and incorporates this with her shamanic healing abilities and ceremonies to offer you a beautiful unique musical and healing experience.

Classic Acupuncture 2711 Pleasant St., Suite 1E, Eau Claire

Cost: $15 Registration Required (call to reserve)

7pm Fri. Sep. 14

UWEC Films: A Fantastic Woman (Original Title: Una Mujer Fantástica)

Spanish with English Subtitles. Marina's life is thrown into turmoil following the death of her partner. Mourning the loss of the man she loved, she finds herself under intense scrutiny from those with no regard for her privacy.

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

Cost: FREE for students; $7 for individual film series membership

7pm Fri. Sep. 14

Book Discussion with Jerry Apps (Simple Things)

Jerry Apps reflects on the "simple things" that made up everyday life on the farm. He concludes that people who had the opportunity to grow up on family farms gained useful skills, important knowledge, and lifelong values that serve them well throughout their lives.

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

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

7-10pm Fri. Sep. 14

Live Music: Davey J and Friends

Davey J is familiar to the region as bandleader for the former band leader for the Minneapolis based Jones Tones. In newer musical combos lead by Davey J, you can still hear a full range of sound with influences from blues, rock & roll, reggae, Sun Records style country, and urban folk.

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

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

7pm Fri. Sep. 14

2nd Annual Shakesbeer

Two beer or not two beer! Enjoy hilarious and bawdy Shakespeare parodies, local beer from the Brewing Projekt and Lazy Monk Brewing, games, fun food, dessert, music, a market, Hillside Henna, and renaissance fun. Will also have water, soda, and wine.

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

Cost: $25 (includes first beer)

7:30-9:30pm Fri. Sep. 14

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. Sep. 14

UWEC Players Present: Amazons and Their Men

A free performance staged by the UWEC Players theater group, and performed on the campus mall. A darkly comedic look at the role of artists during wartime, Amazons and Their Men is inspired by the life and work of Leni Riefenstahl.

Campus Mall - UW Eau Claire Lower Campus, Eau Claire

Cost: FREE performance

7:45pm Fri. Sep. 14

10th Anniversary Dancing with the Stars

Based on the popular ABC television show, the event features local celebrities competing in two rounds of dancing. Each celebrity dancer is partnered with a veteran stage performer and a choreographer, and rehearse for several weeks before the competition.

Zorn Arena UWEC, Garfield Avenue 121, Eau Claire

Cost: $30/person

8pm Fri. Sep. 14

Gallery Friday: Kind Folk

The group includes trumpeter/flugelhornist John Raymond, alto saxophonist Alex LoRe, bassist Noam Wiesenberg and drummer Colin Stranahan. Kind Folk features primarily original compositions written by each of the musicians, each bringing their unique compositional style to the group to form a unique, quartet sound that is all their own.

The Oxbow Hotel 516 Galloway St., Eau Claire

Cost: $10 advance

8pm Fri. Sep. 14

Live Music: Early Eyes

Early Eyes started in Minneapolis as a temporary pop-up ensemble of musicians of different musical backgrounds, but stuck together and garnered a sizable local following. They have an indie jazz ensemble vibe.

The Cabin UWEC Davies Center, Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

8-11pm Fri. Sep. 14

Live Music on the Patio: MoeDeLL

MoeDeLL is an Americana singer/songwriter. His guitar, creative lyrics, and unique voice are the foundation. His foot stomping down home melodies and rolling rhythms tell tales from light to dark and from silliness to the endearing.

Cowboy Jack's 1432 Front Porch Place, Altoona

Cost: FREE

8pm Fri. Sep. 14

The Blind River Band

The Blind River Band live at Stones Throw! Come enjoy great music and great atmosphere!

Stones Throw 304 Eau Claire St., Eau Claire

Age: 21+

9pm-1am Fri. Sep. 14

Live Music: Cragars

The Cragars are a party band ready to rock. From oldies to newbies, they play a healthy mix of Rock N Roll music mixed with some country, hip hop, and original music.

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

Cost: FREE

Age: 21+

9pm Fri. Sep. 14

Jess McChesney Phat Hat Show

The band will be the Jess McChesney Magic Carpet Ride. Come in your craziest hat for a chance to win a $25 bar tab.

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

Cost: FREE

Age: 21+

9pm Fri. Sep. 14

UW-Stout Films: Incredibles 2

Everyone’s favorite family of superheroes is back in “Incredibles 2” – but this time Helen is in the spotlight, leaving Bob at home with Violet and Dash to navigate the day-to-day heroics of “normal” life. A new villain hatches a brilliant and dangerous plot and the family must learn to work together again.

UW-Stout Applied Arts Building, Room 210 712 S Broadway, Menomonie

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

10pm Fri. Sep. 14

Live Music: Granny Tweed

Granny Tweed plays a loud set with nods to the genres of surf, punk, country, and garage rock. Three-piece group of vocals/guitar, upright and electric bass, and drums.

The Mousetrap 311 S. Barstow St., Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: 21+

Ongoing Events For 09/14/2018

karaoke/DJ, galleries, classes, etc

Events with Tickets