Events For 01/04/2019

Fri. Jan. 4

Chippewa Youth Hockey Tournament

With two full sheets of ice, full concession stand, heated viewing area and more. See contact info for additional details or to learn how to register a team. Different age brackets compete during different weekends. Check the online schedule for a complete list of who plays and when.

Chippewa Area Ice Arena 839 First Ave., Chippewa Falls

9-11:30am Fri. Jan. 4

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

11-11:30am Fri. Jan. 4

Planetarium Show: Sky Stories

Visitors will lie down under the stars and learn all about the incredible constellations in our night sky. Shows start promptly at listed times, with room for only 25 guests. Sign-up sheets will be posted outside the Failsafe Lab 30 minutes prior to the start of the show. Brought to you by United Bank.

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. Jan. 4

Planetarium Show: Sky Stories

Visitors will lie down under the stars and learn all about the incredible constellations in our night sky. Shows start promptly at listed times, with room for only 25 guests. Sign-up sheets will be posted outside the Failsafe Lab 30 minutes prior to the start of the show. Brought to you by United Bank.

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

Cost: Free with Museum membership or admission

Age: All Ages

5-9pm Fri. Jan. 4

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

6:30-9pm Fri. Jan. 4

White Pine Open Mic

White Pine Open Mic is a quarterly gathering of local poets, musicians, and storytellers sharing their work in a welcoming environment. Sign up at 6:30pm for a ten minute slot. Performances begin at 7pm. Everyone welcome.

Simply Dunn E4606 County Rd. C, Downsville

Cost: $2 suggested donation

Age: All Ages

7-10pm Fri. Jan. 4

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+

7-8:15pm Fri. Jan. 4

Lunar Healing Circle: New Moon in Capricorn

Includes a group energy clearing and reset, guided meditation, intuitive reading specific the current moon phase, and a mini Soul Alignment Coaching session to help you choose an inspired action step to support your intention.

Tuning Tree 515 South Barstow, Suite 117, Eau Claire

Cost: $20

7-9pm Fri. Jan. 4

Open Mic

Come enjoy an evening of home-grown entertainment right in your own back yard. Open stage for fiction, poetry, music, comedy. You are welcome to participate as audience and/or artist. Ten minutes per presenter; sign-up begins at 6:30pm.

Simply Dunn E4606 County Rd. C, Downsville

Cost: $2 for spectators or performers

Age: All Ages

7:30pm Fri. Jan. 4

ECCT Presents: "The Giver"

Jonas lives in a perfect world with no war, fear, pain, or choices. But when Jonas turns 12, he is chosen for special training from The Giver, allowing him to learn the truth about life and discover what it means to grow up, grow wise, and take control of your own destiny.

Pablo Center at the Confluence 120 Graham Avenue, Eau Claire

Cost: $10-24

Age: All Ages

8-10pm Fri. Jan. 4

The Jan Hora Quintet

The Ivory is excited to welcome back some familiar faces of the Jan Hora Quintet. Featuring: Jan Hora-trumpet, Vince Friedel-saxophone, Josh Gallagher-piano, Will DeBlaey-bass, Hunter Delikowski-drums.

The Red Mixer 2526 Golf Road, Eau Claire

8:30pm Fri. Jan. 4

Late Night 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 Oxbow Hotel 516 Galloway St., Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

9:30pm-1:30am Fri. Jan. 4

Variety Sound Entertainment

Variety Sound is stopping at O'Leary's to make you move and groove. Make sure to invite your friends, this night will be off the hook.

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

Ongoing Events For 01/04/2019

karaoke/DJ, galleries, classes, etc

Open Freestyle Skate

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