Events For 01/19/2019

Sat. Jan. 19

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

8am-7pm Sat. Jan. 19

Lumberjill Invite

Ultimate Performance Gymnastics hosts their Lumberjill Invite. See gymnasts competing in USAG levels, and all levels of AAU. Get ready to "Channel the Flannel" by showing up in your wildest flannel wear.

Ultimate Performance Gymnastics & Cheer 4289 124th St., Lake Hallie

9am-noon Sat. Jan. 19

ACT Test Preparation

Help your student ease their worries and get better prepared by signing them up for an ACT prep course. This holistic course provides a comprehensive review of the ACT test, but also focuses in on the specific subject matters that will be covered.

UW Eau Claire Campus 105 Garfield Avenue, Eau Claire

Cost: $199

9am-3pm Sat. Jan. 19

Braxton's Bobber Bash

Ice fishing tournament. Event t-shirt with registration by 12/29. Prizes in five fish categories, raffle prizes, 50/50 raffle. Proceeds benefit Star Legacy Foundation, dedicated to stillbirth awareness, prevention, research and providing family support to the 26,000 families who are affected by stillbirth each year.

Lake Menomin, Menomonie

Cost: $30 per fisherman

9am-4pm Sat. Jan. 19

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

9am-8pm Sat. Jan. 19

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

10am-4:30pm Sat. Jan. 19

Frosty Frolic

Frosty Frolic encompasses everything to love about winter: snowshoeing, cross-country skiing, dogsledding and more. Bring your own lunch or purchase a chili or soup lunch during the event. Dogsledding rides have sold out every year. It's recommended to reserve a spot in advance.

Beaver Creek Reserve S1 County Road K, Fall Creek

Cost: Friends Adult $8, Kids $4 | Nonmembers $10, Kids $6 | Dogsledding $25

Age: All Ages

10-10:30am Sat. Jan. 19

Saturday Story Time

Stop by the library for some sweet stories and songs. Afterward, enjoy a donut hole and a complimentary beverage (courtesy of The Friends of Altoona Public Library) as you chit chat with other families.

Altoona Public Library 1303 Lynn Ave., Altoona

Cost: FREE

Age: Ages 2-7

10am-1pm Sat. Jan. 19

Weekend Brunch: Shane Leonard

A farm-focused weekend brunch (served 7am-1pm) with lively instrumental tunes from Leonard 10am-1pm. The kitchen offers an array of midwestern and other brunch classics including omelettes, quiche, wild rice porridge, Belgian waffles, sandwiches, and more.

The Oxbow Hotel 516 Galloway St., Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

10-11am Sat. Jan. 19

Salsa & Kimchi

Learn how to make these popular appetizers easily and economically at home with a simple fermentation process. Participants will receive recipes and samples.

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

Cost: $10

Age: All Ages

10am-4pm Sat. Jan. 19

Clearwater Quilt Show

The Clearwater Quilt Guild will host a quilt show at the Down to Earth Garden Center. Peruse their homemade quilts, then stop by the garden center or the Five and Two Cafe for a bite to eat.

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

Cost: $4

10:15am Sat. Jan. 19

Family Storytime

For ages two to six, but can be enjoyed by the entire family. 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: All Ages

10:30am-noon Sat. Jan. 19

“Mocha Joe and Me” Reading Program

Read with local therapy dog, Mocha Joe. Parents/caregivers of readers ages 12 and under may sign-up for a 15 minute session at the library.

Altoona Public Library 1303 Lynn Ave., Altoona

Cost: FREE

Age: Ages 12 and under

10:30-11am Sat. Jan. 19

Story Time at Dotters Books

Guest readers will share two picture books with kids of all ages. They'll have donuts from Roadside Bakery and fresh brewed coffee for you to enjoy (donations for treats are welcome, but not necessary).

Dotters Books 1602 Hogeboom Ave., Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

10:30am-noon Sat. Jan. 19

Fierce Freedom Public Presentation For Teens & Parents

This public presentation will talk about what trafficking looks like in Wisconsin, what Fierce Freedom is doing about it, and how you can join in the fight against it.

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

Cost: FREE

Age: 12+

11am-3pm Sat. Jan. 19

Family Fest 2019

Get out of the cold and into the Eau Claire Indoor Sports Center for Family Fest 2019. Bring the whole family for exciting activities including, Family Olympics, Petting Zoo, Mascot Competition, DJ Entertainment, Indoor Marketplace, and so much more. A special event for all ages.

YMCA Sports Center 3456 Craig Road, Eau Claire

Cost: $5 for Children and Adults; Children 2 and under are Free

Age: All Ages

1-4pm Sat. Jan. 19

ACT Test Preparation

Help your student ease their worries and get better prepared by signing them up for an ACT prep course. This holistic course provides a comprehensive review of the ACT test, but also focuses in on the specific subject matters that will be covered.

UW Eau Claire Campus 105 Garfield Avenue, Eau Claire

Cost: $199

1-4pm Sat. Jan. 19

ARTmobile

Work on art projects with staff from the Eau Claire Regional Arts Center ARTmobile. Suitable for all ages.

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

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

1:30-4:30pm Sat. Jan. 19

Paint and Draw with Schaefer-Miles

Paint and Draw with Schaefer/Miles. Beginners to Advanced. With or without your own supplies. Learn techniques and mediums while creating in your own style. Take one class or many.

Artisan Forge Studios 1106 Mondovi Road, Eau Claire

Cost: $40

Age: Student and Adult

5-9pm Sat. Jan. 19

3rd Annual Pulse Cook Off

Mark your calendars and perfect your kidney bean recipes. Select a recipe using dark red, light red, or white kidney beans in any of the following categories: Appetizers, Soup/Salad, Main Entree, Dessert. Dishes will be sampled by our judges and the public.

The Barrel Room Wine Bar 320 Main St. E., Menomonie

Cost: FREE

5-8pm Sat. Jan. 19

Candlelight Ski, Hike and Snowshoe

Gather at Lake Wissota State Park to ski, hike or snowshoe on beautiful candlelit trails. Campfires will be provided, but please bring your own provisions for hotdogs or s'more's. Hot chocolate and hot cider will be available. Snowshoes will also be available to borrow with a suggested donation.

Lake Wissota State Park 18127 County Highway O, Chippewa Falls

6:30pm Sat. Jan. 19

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)

7-9pm Sat. Jan. 19

Mike Walk & Friends - The Somewhere Between Project

Saxophone player Mike Walk, with an impressive resume of his own, is bringing some incredible friends to his WideSpot debut - Tom Bentz, Chris Bates, Rich MacDonald, Josh Gallagher, Faith Ulwelling, and Jeff Walk.

Widespot Performing Arts Center N2030 Spring St., Stockholm

Cost: $15 Reserved, $18 at the door (only until sold out)

Age: All Ages

7-10pm Sat. Jan. 19

Live Music: Girl Band

Jen Hazen of Davy J and Friends, Jenny and the Jets, Milk and Whiskey and Weapons of Brass Destruction teams up with three amazing women in a new collaboration: Sultry Kai Ulrica of Wolves at the Door and RavenWolf, Flutist Julie Majkowski of The Chippewa Valley Flute Ensemble, Guitarist and bass player Kori Riesenweber of Beacon James.

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

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

7:30pm Sat. Jan. 19

Pablo Center Film and Cocktail Series: "The Magnificent Seven"

The Pablo Center hosts your favorite flicks for a casual night out with bar drinks inspired by that night's movie. Spectacular gun battles, epic-sized heroes and an all-star cast makes remake of "The Seven Samurai" a legend among western classic.

Pablo Center at the Confluence 120 Graham Avenue, Eau Claire

Cost: $7

Age: Rated R

7:30pm Sat. Jan. 19

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 Sat. Jan. 19

Alice in Elderland: A Coming of Old-Age Story

Aging positively and gracefully is the message of a poignant, 60-minute play. Alice in Elderland features everyone’s favorite “Wonderland” characters humorously offering advice to the beloved Alice as she enters her golden years.

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

Cost: $15 adults, $14 seniors, $8 youth

7:30pm Sat. Jan. 19

Church of Cash

The Church of Cash faithfully recreates the music of Johnny Cash.

Mabel Tainter Center for the Arts 205 Main St. E, Menomonie

Cost: $20

8pm Sat. Jan. 19

Live Music: 40 Fingers

40 Fingers is back at the Starr Ave VFW and they're bringing all the dance tunes you can handle from your younger years. Four voices and 5 instruments makes for a whole lotta variety for your ears and feet.

VFW Club 305 1300 Starr Ave, Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: 21+

8pm Sat. Jan. 19

Randy Bachman

Randy Bachman is one of the most celebrated musicians in Canadian history with a list of accolades, over a dozen albums, and former member of The Guess Who and the Bachman-Turner Overdrive. In the new millennium, Randy goes on tour sharing his music and the stories behind his best-known songs.

Pablo Center at the Confluence 120 Graham Avenue, Eau Claire

Cost: $45

8-11pm Sat. Jan. 19

Janet Gardner "The Voice of Vixen"

The Voice of Vixen "Janet Gardner", She will be playing all of Vixen Hit Songs and songs off her Solo Albums. Grab your advance tickets for this 21+ Show. Opening act Larry and the Losers.

The Playhouse s7650 State Hwy 37, Eau Claire

Cost: $15 advance or $20 day of

Age: 21+

8-9pm Sat. Jan. 19

Hobbs Observatory Astronomical Series

Programs on various astronomical related topics are presented by members of the Chippewa Valley Astronomical Society. Programs run 45-60 minutes in length. Check the CVAS website for this week's topic and target audience. Observing follows programs if skies are clear.

Hobbs Observatory S1 County Hwy K, Fall Creek

Cost: Free, donations accepted.

8-10pm Sat. Jan. 19

The Josh Johnson Trio

We are pleased to be bringing the Josh Johnson Trio to The Ivory. Featuring: Josh Johnson - tenor sax, Julian Manzara - guitar and vox, Robbie Weisshaar - bass.

Ivory Piano Bar 2526 Golf Road, Eau Claire

Age: 21+

8-11pm Sat. Jan. 19

Live Music: Marcus Lere

Marcus Lere continues to draw from the experiences of himself and others in his songwriting. He performs solo acoustic and in the rock band Waves Collide out of the Twin Cities.

Sheeley House Saloon 236 West River St., Chippewa Falls

Cost: FREE

8:30pm Sat. Jan. 19

Late Night Jazz: Catya Trio

Catya's Trio performs a mix of original and traditional blues, swing, jazz, contemporary acoustic music, and some familiar and some not so familiar stuff. Catya's Trio Features: Singer / songwriter / guitarist, Catya; Tenor saxophonist, Sue Orfield; and Randy Sinz on bass.

The Oxbow Hotel 516 Galloway St., Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

9pm-2am Sat. Jan. 19

CVEMS Sessions at the Stones Throw

This month features a drum and bass benefit for the Sojourner House. Performances by Josh G, Felon, and Silver C.

The Stone's Throw 304 Eau Claire St., Eau Claire

Cost: $5 Cover

Age: 21+

9:30pm-1:30am Sat. Jan. 19

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 01/19/2019

karaoke/DJ, galleries, classes, etc

Serious Circuits

Every Tuesday, Saturday until Dec. 26, 9-9:30am; Every Saturday until Mar. 30, 9-9:30am

Events with Tickets