Events For 02/22/2019

9-11:30am Fri. Feb. 22

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-2pm Fri. Feb. 22

Cardboard Construction

Failsafe Lab will convert into a fort-building space, full of cardboard, MakeDo Kits and all of the necessary items to create some huge structures. Feel free to stop in anytime to join in the architectural fun.

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

Cost: Free with Museum membership or admission

Age: All Ages

10-10:30am Fri. Feb. 22

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: All Ages

10:15am Fri. Feb. 22

The Very Hungry Caterpillar Storytime

A special “The Very Hungry Caterpillar” themed storytime with activities. The wiggler-ific storytimes will be in place of Preschool and Family Storytimes. A related drop-in craft activity and scavenger hunt will be available all-day Friday and Saturday.

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

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

10:15am Fri. Feb. 22

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

1-8pm Fri. Feb. 22

41st Annual Home & Garden Show

The 40th coming of this event is new and improved, featuring three days of new programming. 130+ vendors, and live music by Dawn Marie with beer & wine on Friday night from 4-8pm. Friday features programming for seniors. Saturday features kid-focused activities. Sunday features a DIY painted wine glass, sign, and succulent planter workshop.

YMCA Sports Center 3456 Craig Road, Eau Claire

Cost: $6 pre-sale; $8 day of; FREE for children 12 and under

2:30-3pm Fri. Feb. 22

Pop Up Play

Museum Playologists could pop up anywhere with a fun new challenge for you and your family to enjoy.

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

Cost: Free with Museum membership or admission

Age: All Ages

4-7pm Fri. Feb. 22

St Olaf Men's Club Fish Fries

The St Olaf's Men Club will be having their famous "All You Can Eat Fish Fry". The menu will feature 2 kinds of battered fish, baked fish, French Fries, baked potato, vegetables, salad bar, coffee, and milk.

Father Agnew Parish Center 2407 North Ln., Eau Claire

Cost: $11 adults, $10 seniors 65 and older, $4 children 5 - 12, 4 and under free, carryouts $10

5-9pm Fri. Feb. 22

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

6-8pm Fri. Feb. 22

Maria Smoczyk: Solo Piano

Maria has been a passionate lover of music all her life and has been playing piano by ear and singing since the age of 9. Not only performing across the state with her family's musical group growing up, but also engaging in various local plays she is no stranger to the art of live performances.

Ivory Piano Bar 2526 Golf Road, Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: 21+

6-8pm Fri. Feb. 22

Live Music: Maria Smoczyk Solo Piano at The Ivory

Maria has been a passionate lover of music all her life and has been playing piano by ear and singing since the age of 9. Not only performing across the state with her family's musical group growing up, but also engaging in various local plays she is no stranger to the art of live performances.

Ivory Piano Bar 2526 Golf Road, Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

6:30pm Fri. Feb. 22

Bomb It 2

Screening of "Bomb It 2", documentary with interviews of international street artists & graffiti writers, hosted by SHIFT & the Christ Church Cathedral Artist-in-Residence Program, curated by Gabe F. Event 6:30pm, film starts at 7:00pm.

SHIFT Cyclery & Coffee Bar 615 Graham Avenue, Eau Claire

Cost: $5 suggested donation

6:30pm Fri. Feb. 22

The Fire Ball: Apoqlypse

The Fire Ball is UW‐Eau Claire's drag ball extravaganza featuring local and national drag performers, including a headliner superstar from "RuPaul's Drag Race." All proceeds fund student social justice advocacy efforts through UWEC's Gender & Sexuality Resource Center.

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

Cost: $25 general admission

Age: 21+

7-9pm Fri. Feb. 22

Live Music: The Parker Layton Jazz Ensemble

Parker has continually proven that his jazz groups play at a very high level while also working at pushing the boundaries of traditional jazz and attempting to create a unique musical experience each time they play. Playing mostly original compositions by Parker and some other members of the group.

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

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

7pm Fri. Feb. 22

"Get Shrekked" Bar Crawl

All who love Shrek are welcome at this bar crawl. Costumes encouraged but not required. Bar crawl t-shirts will be available soon.

The Plus 208 S. Barstow St, Eau Claire

Age: 21+

7-10pm Fri. Feb. 22

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+

7:30pm Fri. Feb. 22

God of Carnage

A playground altercation between eleven-year-old boys brings together two sets of parents to resolve the matter. At first, diplomatic niceties are observed, but tensions emerge and the gloves come off, leaving the couples with more than just their liberal principles in tatters.

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

Cost: $20 GA, $15 students

8pm Fri. Feb. 22

Brady Luke Music with Sage Leary

Enjoy these two amazing musicians! A country and blues combination.

Stones Throw 304 Eau Claire St., Eau Claire

Age: 21+

8:30pm Fri. Feb. 22

Late Night Jazz: Mike Malone Trio

A dynamic percussionist based out of Northeast Wisconsin. He performs over 200 gigs annually ranging from jazz to R&B. He tours with Five By Design and has previously toured with Ray Brown Jr and The Glenn Miller Orchestra. Tonight he will be joined by Sue Orfield and Josh Gallagher.

The Oxbow Hotel 516 Galloway St., Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

Ongoing Events For 02/22/2019

karaoke/DJ, galleries, classes, etc

School's Out Open Skating

Every Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday until Nov. 23, 11am-1pm; Every Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday until Nov. 23, 1:15-3:15pm; Every Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday until Dec. 31, 1:15-3:15pm; Every Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday until Dec. 31, 11am-1pm; Every Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday until Mar. 29, 11am-1pm; Every Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday until Mar. 29, 1:15-3:15pm

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