Events For 01/18/2019

Fri. Jan. 18

133rd Annual Silver Mine Invitational

The 133rd Silver Mine Invitational is an exciting international ski jumping competition. Watch top skiers from the US, Norway, Finland, Slovenia, Canada & other countries. More information coming soon.

Silver Mine Ski Jump 2900 Silvermine Dr., Eau Claire

Cost: $10 in advance; $15 at the door; 12 & under is FREE

9am-4pm Fri. Jan. 18

Mindfulness in the Clinical Setting

This workshop is designed to enhance your understanding of mindfulness, so you can apply it in your practice. Throughout the day, you will explore some of the most relevant research and outcomes related to mindfulness.

UW Eau Claire Campus 105 Garfield Avenue, Eau Claire

Cost: $199

Age: All Ages

9-10am Fri. Jan. 18

Cool, Calm & Connected

Uninterrupted playtime with your child. Learn what helps you and your child regulate. This class is designed to assist parents to form cool and calming connections with their children, while learning and practicing strategies to take home.

Lily Pad Lab 2524 Golf Road S2D, Eau Claire

Cost: $75

Age: Ages 4-7 years

9-11:30am Fri. Jan. 18

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

9am-8pm Fri. Jan. 18

Boat & RV Show

Area's largest display of boats & RVs. 7 dealers, over 30 brands, 3 days. Over 80 units on display. Concessions available. Fishing seminars on Sat & Sun. Register to win door prizes.

Chippewa Valley Expo Center 5150 Old Mill Plaza, Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

9am-5pm Fri. Jan. 18

Art at the County Court House

The Eau Claire County Court House features art from various local artists on all the floors including the ground floor.

Eau Claire County Court House 721 Oxford Avenue, Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

10:15am Fri. Jan. 18

Preschool Storytime

For three-and four-year-olds. All storytimes feature stories, songs, rhymes, fingerplays, music, and movement. All are welcome and no registration is required.

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

Cost: FREE

Age: Preschool

10:30-11:30am Fri. Jan. 18

ABC's for 2's and 3's

ABC’s for 2s and 3s is a fun step into exploring letters, numbers, and shapes. 2 and 3 year old children and their parents will enjoy open exploration time, songs, stories, sensory play and art.

Lily Pad Lab 2524 Golf Road S2D, Eau Claire

Cost: $50

Age: Age 2-3 years

11-11:30am Fri. Jan. 18

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. 18

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

3-8pm Fri. Jan. 18

Menomonie AMMO Expo & Gun Show

Buy, sell and trade firearms, ammo, optics, knives, military surplus, hunting and fishing items and more.

Menomonie Alliance Gymnasium 502 21st St North, Menomonie

Cost: $5 GA; Age 14 and under are FREE

Age: All Ages

5-9pm Fri. Jan. 18

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

5-7pm Fri. Jan. 18

Fierce Freedom Candlelight Vigil

Join Fierce Freedom for a special candlelit vigil to pray for the end of human trafficking starting at 5pm at St. James Catholic Church.

St. James Catholic Church 2502 11th St., Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

6-9:30pm Fri. Jan. 18

Supper Club Jazz: Jeremy Boettcher and Josh Gallagher

Join Jeremy Boettcher on bass and Josh Gallagher on piano for the ten day Supper Club Celebration. This full-blown, two week extravaganza will be sure to ring in your New Year right.

The Oxbow Hotel 516 Galloway St., Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

6-8pm Fri. Jan. 18

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. All materials included. Pre-registration is required.

Blue Boxer Arts 416 S Barstow Street, Eau Claire

Cost: $20

Age: Ages 16+

6-8pm Fri. Jan. 18

Teen Fandom Fest

Calling all Fandoms! Whether you're a Harry Potter fan or are obsessed with Doctor Who, come celebrate whatever you're passionate about with like-minded people at the library. For teens in grades 6-12. Cosplay costumes encouraged! Registration recommended.

Altoona Public Library 1303 Lynn Ave., Altoona

Cost: FREE

Age: Ages 12-18

6:30pm Fri. Jan. 18

ECCT Presents: Murder at the Prom

Glory days soon turn in to gory nights as there is one murder after another. Suspects include the class snobs, the outcast, and that couple from the wrong side of the tracks. Dress up, enjoy dinner, dance the night away, and solve the murder in this fun audience participation show.

The Oxford 1814 Oxford Ave., Eau Claire

Cost: $30 (includes Dinner)

7-10pm Fri. Jan. 18

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. Jan. 18

2nd Annual Essentially Eau Claire Concert and Fundraiser

Trumpeter Jeremy Miloszewicz is a graduate of UWEC. He has played on Broadway for dozens of shows and has toured with the Glen Miller Orchestra as their lead trumpet player. Concert will feature MHS music groups, and proceeds benefit the instrumental music at DeLong, Northstar, and South Middle schools.

Memorial High School 2225 Keith St., Eau Claire

Cost: $10 GA

7-9pm Fri. Jan. 18

Live Music: Jason Dea West

Jason Dea West of Intuitive Compass will be presenting his solo stylings this January on a small Midwestern Tour. Playing Country, Folk, Blues and Punk influenced original music, he will be joined on drums by his sister, Nora Jean Hastay.

Raw Deal 603 S. Broadway St., Menomonie

Cost: Suggested Donation $5-10

Age: All Ages

7-9pm Fri. Jan. 18

Live Music: Larry Past

The Ivory is happy to bring Larry Past back to The Ivory. He plays a mix of covers and originals.

Ivory Piano Bar 2526 Golf Road, Eau Claire

Age: 21+

7-10pm Fri. Jan. 18

Live Music: 7Swing

7Swing is a dance band as well as the perfect band to sit back and relax with. Featuring Cathy Reitz on vocals, a rhythm section and Band and Swing favorites of the 30's, 40's and 50's, along with 3 horns make up the group.

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

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

7:30-9:30pm Fri. Jan. 18

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. Jan. 18

Eaglemania

Since their inception, EagleMania has been thrilling audiences all over the country with their stunning five part harmony and their uncanny ability to emulate the unmistakable sound of The Eagles.

Pablo Center at the Confluence 120 Graham Avenue, Eau Claire

Cost: Tickets starting at $30

7:30pm Fri. Jan. 18

Chippewa Valley Theater Guild Presents: Terms of Endearment

Focuses a light on the challenges in life and love of a mother-daughter relationship in a funny and touching story that captures the delicate bonds of families. Based on the award-winning film of the same name.

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

Cost: $25 adults; $12 youth

7:30pm Fri. Jan. 18

The Music of Simon and Garfunkel

Swearingen & Kelli will recreate the music, memories and magic of the most famous folk-rock duo of our time, Simon and Garfunkel. Featuring many of S&G favorites such as “Sounds of Silence,” “Mrs. Robinson,” “Bridge Over Troubled Water,” “Scarborough Fair/Canticle” and “The Boxer.”

The Heyde Center for the Arts 3 South High St., Chippewa Falls

Cost: $18 adults, $17 seniors, $9 youth

Age: All Ages

9pm Fri. Jan. 18

Open Mic at The Sandbar

All acts welcome. Sign up starts at 8:30pm.

SandBar & Grill 17643 50th Avenue, Chippewa Falls

Cost: FREE

Age: 21+

9pm Fri. Jan. 18

Live Music: Lifetime Achievement Award + Pit Wagon + Two Castles

A midwinter trip soiree featuring the big-hearted rock and roll of Lifetime Achievement Award, the existential country of Pit Wagon, and some iPhone pop that'll make you wonder if it's all worth it from Two Castles. Doors at 9pm.

The Mousetrap 311 S. Barstow St., Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: 21+

9:30pm-1:30am Fri. Jan. 18

Live Music: False Heather

Playing rock and roll from the 80s, 90s, 00s, and today.

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

Cost: FREE

Age: 21+

Ongoing Events For 01/18/2019

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;

Events with Tickets