Events For 11/09/2018

Fri. Nov. 9

Giant Games Week

Celebrate International Games Week with GIANT games at the library. Try super-sized versions of Guess Who?, Jenga, Tic-Tac-Toe, and more. Games will be available in Youth Services after storytime during regular library hours.

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

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

Fri. Nov. 9

UW-Stout Faculty Exhibition

Art in a variety of styles and disciplines, including paintings and film, will be on display in the north and south galleries through the end of the semester.

Furlong Gallery 178 Micheels Hall, UW-Stout, Menomonie

Cost: FREE

9am-4pm Fri. Nov. 9

Community Book Sale, Sponsored by School Library Friends

Hardcover and paperback books for children, teens and adults, as wells, textbooks, professional resources and educational materials will be for sale. Many elementary paperbacks will be 10 for $1.

Eau Claire Area School District 500 Main St., Eau Claire

10-10:30am Fri. Nov. 9

Parachute Games

Kiddos ages three and up will love 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: Kids 3+

10:30-11am Fri. Nov. 9

Pop Up Science

Museum Playologists have several different fun and interactive science kits to break out with kids and explore all things STEAM-related.

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

Cost: FREE with Admission

5-9pm Fri. Nov. 9

Junkin All the Way Vintage Market

A regional holiday event for antiquers, junkers and flea markets lovers. Walk along the quaint streets of our indoor village where artisans share their unique, handmade, salvaged and repurposed goods. Early bird shopping starts on Friday.

The Lismore 333 Gibson Street, Eau Claire

Cost: Friday $5, Saturday $3; FREE for children 14 and under

5:30pm Fri. Nov. 9

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…

Dooleys Pub 442 Water St., Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: 21+

5:30-6:30pm Fri. Nov. 9

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. Nov. 9

Joyann Parker Live

Joyann Parker is a must-see addition to the Indie Blues music scene and brings a full range of talent to her performances as an accomplished singer, pianist and songwriter. She has performed for thousands at major venues and festivals across the county and represented Minnesota at the 2015 International Blues Challenge in Memphis, Tennessee.

Northwoods Brewpub & Grill 50819 West St., Osseo

Cost: FREE

Age: All ages with Parent

5:30pm Fri. Nov. 9

Tarot Card Divination Class

River hails from Salem, Massachusetts, a place with a long history of witchcraft and steeped in mysticism. He's read Tarot Cards for over 30 years, and will teach you the basic tools you'll need to begin your journey. Please bring your own deck or purchase one from Broom & Crow.

The Broom & Crow 106 E. Grand Ave., Eau Claire

Cost: $25/person ($27.54 with fees)

Age: 18+

6-10pm Fri. Nov. 9

Beer vs. Wine Dinner

Wisconsin Beer and Wine will go head to head in a fun format of sample rounds. You get to learn, taste and rate the samples, then enjoy your 4 course dinner featuring filet mignon from Sedge Wood Farms.

Lake Wissota Golf Course 16108 97th Ave., Chippewa Falls

Cost: $75

Age: 21+

6-8pm Fri. Nov. 9

International Games Week: Adult Games After Hours

Come see what all the fuss is about with the adult gaming trend. Play games like Cards Against Humanity and What Do You Meme. Leave your conscience at the door! Registration is required, and starts Monday, October 15.

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

Cost: FREE

Age: 18+

6-8pm Fri. Nov. 9

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. Pre-Registration is required.

Blue Boxer Arts 416 S Barstow Street, Eau Claire

Cost: $20

Age: Ages 15+

6pm Fri. Nov. 9

Business Bus Tour

Hosted by Nick White – a Wisconsin native, entrepreneur and co-owner of Chippewa Valley Tours. Enjoy a fun-filled evening exploring new Eau Claire businesses on a bus tour.

Chippewa Valley Technical College 620 W. Clairemont Avenue, Eau Claire

Cost: $10

6pm Fri. Nov. 9

Ferris Bueller's Day Off

Intending to make one last duck-out before graduation, Ferris calls in sick, "borrows" a Ferrari, and embarks on a one-day journey through the streets of Chicago. On Ferris' trail is high school principal Rooney, determined to catch him in the act.

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

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

6:30-8pm Fri. Nov. 9

Ayurveda Information Session

Learn what happens in a visit to an Ayurvedic Health Practitioner.

The Center 3701 E. Clairemont Ave., Eau Claire

Cost: Donations accepted

Age: 21+

6:30-8:30pm Fri. Nov. 9

Couples Massage Date Night

This interactive workshop will teach basic Thai Yoga Massage techniques to help you connect with your partner on a deeper level. Wear comfortable clothing that you can move in, and bring a pillow and blanket.

Tuning Tree 515 South Barstow, Suite 117, Eau Claire

Cost: $50/Couple

7-10pm Fri. Nov. 9

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+

7-9pm Fri. Nov. 9

Glowga for Tweens and Teens

Glowga will be a a positive and encouraging night of true connection! Students will move through a yoga sequence, paint themselves with glow paint, and dance! Snacks will be provided.

The Yoga Room 2839 Mall Dr., Eau Claire

Cost: $15 for members, $20 for non-members

Age: 10-17

7pm Fri. Nov. 9

Screening of Wisconsin Public Television's "University Place Presents: The Art of World War I Corporal Francis Webster."

Experience life in the trenches of World War I through the letters, diary, and artwork of a Midwestern soldier named Francis Webster. Darrek Orwig, the book's editor who brought Corporal Webster's story to life, will be at the screening of the episode and available for book signings.

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

7pm Fri. Nov. 9

UWEC Films: The Square

A prestigious Stockholm museum's chief art curator finds himself in times of both professional and personal crisis as he attempts to set up a controversial new exhibit.

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

Cost: $10 Yearly Pass; $20 Family Yearly Pass; $5 Single Film Screening

Age: Rated R

7-10pm Fri. Nov. 9

Converge Radio Presents: We Are The Willows + Superior Siren

We Are The Willows craft dynamic, intimate songs with instruments and voices combining to create energetic rhythms and intricate melodies. Superior Siren is an all-female Eerie Folk project that vexes listeners with alluring vocals, haunting melodies, and mesmerizing blends of strings and percussion.

The Metro 201 E Lake St, Eau Claire

Cost: $10

Age: All Ages

7-8pm Fri. Nov. 9

Friday Night Hammock Party

End your workweek and begin the weekend with a fun and playful class in the hammocks. Work out while having fun with a lighthearted class set to an upbeat soundtrack.

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

Cost: $20

7pm Fri. Nov. 9

FCHS Musical Production of "Bye Bye Birdie"

A loving send-up of the early 1960s, small-town America, teenagers, and rock & roll. Teen heartthrob Conrad Birdie has been drafted, so he chooses All-American girl Kim MacAfee for a very public farewell kiss.

Fall Creek High School Auditorium 336 E. Hoover Ave, Fall Creek

Cost: $7 Adults, $5 Students/Seniors, $15 and under

Age: All Ages

7pm Fri. Nov. 9

Live Music: Blonde Over Blue

A young music duo from Wisconsin with a passion for songwriting, strings, and strong coffee. Their sound is folk-influenced: acoustic instrumentals, bright harmonies, and lyrics that tell a story.

Acoustic Cafe 505 S. Barstow St., Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

7pm Fri. Nov. 9

Failure Friday Open Mic

An opportunity for entrepreneurs to share and celebrate the failures of their endeavors. Failure is part of success, and this is a chance to celebrate it with others. Each speaker has 5 minutes. The event is hosted by Clear Water Comedy and part of Startup Eau Claire Week.

The Venue 209 Graham Avenue, Eau Claire

7pm Fri. Nov. 9

Chi Hi's Fall Play: No Mother to Guide Her

Boo the villain and cheer the hero in this Victorian-era melodrama with lots of fun modern twists. The over-the-top action brought to you by: a heroine with amnesia, a dastardly villain, a butler with a record, an overbearing matron, and many other characters, will be accompanied by live piano.

Chippewa Falls High School 735 Terrill Street, Chippewa Falls

Cost: $3 students, $5 adults

Age: All ages

7-9pm Fri. Nov. 9

Mary Cross - Art Opening

Join Mary Cross in celebrating the Opening of her Art show at the Raw Deal. Hannah Lee and My-Naah Bird will be performing live music throughout the event.

Raw Deal 603 S. Broadway St., Menomonie

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

7:30-9:30pm Fri. Nov. 9

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. Nov. 9

Cassel / Block

Together, these dynamic performers present a diverse and exciting show featuring traditional and original music drawing from their Celtic, Americana, and Classical backgrounds. Hanneke Cassel’s music is a blend of the contemporary and traditional. Mike Block is a pioneering multi-style cellist, singer, composer, and educator.

Pablo Center at the Confluence 120 Graham Avenue, Eau Claire

Cost: $25

7:30pm Fri. Nov. 9

CVTG Presents: On Golden Pond

This is the love story of Ethel and Norman Thayer, who are returning to their summer home on Golden Pond for the forty-eighth time. They are visited by their divorced, middle-aged daughter and her dentist fiancé, who then go off to Europe, leaving his teenage son behind for the summer.

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

Cost: $12-25

8pm Fri. Nov. 9

5th Annual Gatsby's Gala

Step back to the roaring '20s where you'll be surrounded by sights and sounds of the era. Featuring non-stop music from UW-Eau Claire's Jazz I and Jazz II ensembles, including modern tunes with a '20s feel, and special guest artists throughout the night. Come dressed in your favorite 1920's-inspired black-tie attire and get ready to party!

Ojibwe Ballroom, Davies Center, UW-Eau Claire Davies Center, 105 Garfield Ave, Eau Claire

Cost: $35 General Admission; $20 Students

8pm Fri. Nov. 9

Rocky Mountain High

The music of the late John Denver is like an old friend, outlasting trends and standing the test of time. Join acclaimed performer Jim Curry for this tribute to the music of one of the most beloved singer/songwriters ever to grace the stage.

Pablo Center at the Confluence 120 Graham Avenue, Eau Claire

Cost: Tickets start at $30

8pm Fri. Nov. 9

Live Music: Brady Luke with Sage Leary

Brady Luke is a country singer and songerwiter. Sage Leary plays searing blues, modern rock, heartfelt Americana.

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

Cost: FREE

Age: 21+

8:30pm Fri. Nov. 9

Late Night Jazz: Byerself

Byerself is an active collaboration between Minneapolis' finest musicians, artists, dancers, and videographers. The project started in 2013, when Greg Byers started performing solo shows using only his voice, electric cello, and laptop.

The Oxbow Hotel 516 Galloway St., Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

9pm Fri. Nov. 9

Live Music: Deathless Dogs and Dropbear Collective

Whiskey Fueled, high-energy, rock with a touch of the blues. Deathless Dogs completely fill the sonic space of the stage with screaming guitars, hard-hitting drums, and raw vocals. The Deathless Dogs play hook driven, danceable songs that match head banging intensity with a gritty groove.

The Plus 208 S. Barstow St, Eau Claire

Cost: $5

Age: All Ages

9pm Fri. Nov. 9

Ferris Bueller's Day Off

Intending to make one last duck-out before graduation, Ferris calls in sick, "borrows" a Ferrari, and embarks on a one-day journey through the streets of Chicago. On Ferris' trail is high school principal Rooney, determined to catch him in the act.

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

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

9pm Fri. Nov. 9

The Over Unders Live

See The Over Unders perform songs from their last two releases, as well as their favorite covers. The set will feature a variety of special guests, including Sean Jordan on lead guitar, Jim Hellman opening, and Pat Clark playing bass on a few tracks.

Stones Throw 304 Eau Claire St., Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: 21+

10pm Fri. Nov. 9

Dance Party

Converge Radio's own Scott Morfitt is putting together the dance party Eau Claire needs. He'll be blending bangers, slow jams, house, and even some EDM into one evening of pure enjoyment. Free with Converge Radio Presents - We Are The Willows and Superior Siren ticket.

The Metro 201 E Lake St, Eau Claire

Cost: $5 GA

Age: 18+

11pm-1am Fri. Nov. 9

Gatsby's Gala After Party

After you dance the night away on campus at the 5th Annual Gatsby's Gala, join The Lakely for an after-party. Keep the good times rolling with drink specials, live music, and more.

The Lakely 516 Galloway Street, Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: 21+

Ongoing Events For 11/09/2018

karaoke/DJ, galleries, classes, etc

Open Freestyle Skate

Every Thursday until Feb. 21 2019, 8:30-9:30am; Every Thursday until Feb. 21 2019, 9:30-10:30am; Every Friday until Mar. 29 2019, 8:30-9:30am; Every Friday until Mar. 29 2019, 9:30-10:30am;

Events with Tickets

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