Events For 03/22/2019

Fri. Mar. 22

The Pen Project Multi-Media Exhibit

Paintings, drawings, poetry and testimonies submitted to The Pen Project magazine will be on display during this month-long exhibit, showcasing the talent that lives inside America's correctional system.

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

Cost: FREE

9-11:30am Fri. Mar. 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

9am-5pm Fri. Mar. 22

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

9-11:30am Fri. Mar. 22

Gymnastics Open Gym

Join us for gymnastics open gyms! Ages 5 & under have open gym at 9:00 AM, and the cost is member $3, community $5. Ages 5+ have open gym at 7:00 PM, and cost is member $4, community $6.

YMCA Sports Center 3456 Craig Road, Eau Claire

Cost: Varies

Age: All Ages

10-11:15am Fri. Mar. 22

Awaken Yoga Series

It's time to wake up from your wintery slumber! Revitalize and rejuvenate yourself with this 3 week yoga + meditation series designed to clear and refresh your energy centers and prepare you for the vibrant energy of spring. Move, shift and get ready to flow into this time of new beginnings.

Tuning Tree 515 South Barstow, Suite 117, Eau Claire

Cost: $55 for the series or $20 drop-in

10-10:30am Fri. Mar. 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. Mar. 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

noon-1:30pm Fri. Mar. 22

The Mindfulness Process: A 4-Week Crash Course

Anthony, studied mindfulness coach, self-regulation therapist, and 25 year massage therapist will help you with all kinds of tips and tools to help live more mindfully. Clear out mental clutter and connect to your purpose. Get focused on your core values and live the life you've always wanted. 4-week group coaching series.

Tuning Tree 515 South Barstow, Suite 117, Eau Claire

Cost: $120

1:30pm Fri. Mar. 22

"What Happened to Brian?" In Remembrance of Uniroyal

The worst thing you can say about someone who's gone is nothing. See what Happened to Brian, and discover why many workers refer to a plant closing as a death in the family.

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

Cost: FREE

3-4:30pm Fri. Mar. 22

Family Movie

A screening of a mysterious new release movie about a building with a timepiece inside it.

Chippewa Falls Public Library 105 W Central St., Chippewa Falls

Cost: FREE

Age: Family

4-7pm Fri. Mar. 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

4-6pm Fri. Mar. 22

Pour Painting Easter Eggs

Bring the kids into Arts, etc and create/decorate a dozen regular plastic pour painted easter eggs and 1 large Egg. We have blocked off times every Friday and Saturday till Easter. Light snack and beverages. Online pre-registration required.

Arts, Etc. 930 Galloway Street, Banbury Place Building 13, Suite 27, Eau Claire

Cost: $20

Age: All Ages

4:30-7:30pm Fri. Mar. 22

Knights of Columbus Fish Fry

The Famous Menomonie Knights of Columbus Fish Fry will be served from 4:30pm – 7:30pm in Charles Hall (basement) of St. Joseph's Catholic Church. Go online for the menu and a free coupon.

St. Joseph's Catholic Church (Charles Hall -Basement) 910 Wilson Ave, Menomonie

Cost: See menu online for prices

5-9pm Fri. Mar. 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

5:30-8:30pm Fri. Mar. 22

3-Day Barre Teacher Training

Maria Mathison, Lead Teacher at Latitude 44 Yoga Studio, will be leading this informative Barre Training. Over the course of the training, we will be discussing positions and poses, class structure, cueing, harnessing your creativity, safety and alignment, and practicing Barre.

Latitude 44 Yoga Studio 313 E. Madison St., Eau Claire

Cost: Tuition: $349 through Jan. 20; $399 Jan. 21 and after

6-8pm Fri. Mar. 22

Pour Painting Easter Eggs

Bring the kids into Arts, etc and create/decorate a dozen regular plastic pour painted easter eggs and 1 large Egg. We have blocked off times every Friday and Saturday till Easter. Light snack and beverages. Online pre-registration required.

Arts, Etc. 930 Galloway Street, Banbury Place Building 13, Suite 27, Eau Claire

Cost: $20

Age: All Ages

6-7:15pm Fri. Mar. 22

Lunar Healing Circle | Full Moon in Libra

Includes a group energy clearing and reset, guided meditation, and an intuitive reading specific to the current moon phase. Depending on the theme and size of the group, there may be some gentle movements or nourishing restorative yoga postures involved. Wear comfy clothes and bring a journal if you'd like. Cost includes a gift.

Tuning Tree 515 South Barstow, Suite 117, Eau Claire

Cost: $20

6:30-8:30pm Fri. Mar. 22

The Paint Shack

Have fun painting on canvas, wood, bags, glasses and more. Made easy and fun as a trained instructor walks the class through the process. Check the website for more information on scheduled events and classes.

The Paint Shack 2524 Golf Road Suite 2c, Eau Claire

Cost: $10-40

Age: All Ages

7-10pm Fri. Mar. 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+

7-9pm Fri. Mar. 22

Gymnastics Open Gym

Join us for gymnastics open gyms! Ages 5 & under have open gym at 9:00 AM, and the cost is member $3, community $5. Ages 5+ have open gym at 7:00 PM, and cost is member $4, community $6.

YMCA Sports Center 3456 Craig Road, Eau Claire

Cost: Varies

Age: All Ages

7pm Fri. Mar. 22

Unplugged at the Library

The Chippewa Falls Public Library and Converge Radio 99.9 FM are proud to host a brand new concert series on every other Friday in February through April. While this is a brand-new series, it’s loosely based on MTV Unplugged and VH1 Storytellers. Feb. 22: Broken Eights Mar. 8: Elvessa Mar. 22: Jim Pullman Apr. 5: Joyann Parker Apr. 19: Pit Wagon

Chippewa Falls Public Library 105 W Central St., Chippewa Falls

Cost: FREE

7pm Fri. Mar. 22

Live Music: Sliced Bread Jug Band

Jug band music is wildly, hilariously cantankerous. Typically armed with stringed instruments, homemade percussion, and of course, jugs, the Sliced Bread Jug Band performs both traditional, old style jug band music, and original material arranged for the modern jug band orchestra.

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

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

7-10pm Fri. Mar. 22

The Salon Presents: Nelson Devereaux + Sister Species

With the pop sensibility of tight harmonies and catchy hooks, Sister Species stretches expectations of pop songs with carefully crafted arrangements that are at times short and sweet, and others intentionally indulgent. Nelson Deveraux and the Style Band meets between John Coltrane and the Beach boys, cooking up engaging music.

The Salon at Odd Humyns 209 North Barstow Street, Eau Claire

Cost: $12 adv, $15 door

7-9pm Fri. Mar. 22

Knights of Columbus Progressive Bingo

Food and refreshments are available at 5pm. Profits go to local charities.

Knights of Columbus Goldsmith Council 974 236 Pumphouse Road, Chippewa Falls

7:30-9:30pm Fri. Mar. 22

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. Mar. 22

UWEC Theater: Almost Maine

The UWEC Players organization presents Almost Maine, a play by John Cariani. The play comprises of nine short plays that explore love and loss in a remote, mythical almost-town called Almost, Maine.

Riverside Theatre - Haas Fine Arts Center, UW-Eau Claire 121 Water Street, Eau Claire

Cost: $6

8pm Fri. Mar. 22

Live Music by JFT Party Band

JFT Party Band performs your favorite classic rock music with a massive amount of fun injected. Audience selects the music to be performed. Every show is different. U2, Rolling Stones, REM, Neil Diamond, John Mellencamp, CCR, Billy Idol, Black Crows, Deep Purple, Tom Petty, Cheap Trick and more.

Mystic Bar 1 E Canal St, Chippewa Falls

Cost: FREE

Age: 21+

8pm Fri. Mar. 22

Live Music: Micawber + Toxic Ruin + Solace In Murder

Micawber is a death metal band based out of Green Bay. Toxic Ruin is a progressive thrash metal band from Sheboygan. Solace in Murder is a thrash metal band from Spring Lake Park, MN. Doors at 8pm.

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

Cost: $8adv, $10door

Age: 21+

8pm Fri. Mar. 22

Live music: Gentleman Speaker

Gentleman Speaker featuring Free Dirt from Madison. Come enjoy a night of live blues and rock.

Stones Throw 304 Eau Claire St., Eau Claire

Cost: $5

Age: 21+

8:30pm Fri. Mar. 22

Nick Anderson & The Skinny Lovers Live

Life is hard, and sometimes we just need to take a breath and have a little fun. This is Nick Anderson & The Skinny Lovers' mission. Winner of Best New Band in the Chippewa Valley in Volume One's Best of the Chippewa Valley Readers Poll.

The Plus 208 S. Barstow St, Eau Claire

Cost: $8 advance, $12 at the door

Age: All Ages

8:30-11pm Fri. Mar. 22

Late Night Jazz: Johndi Haven

"Johndi Haven" - a weekend of improvised music between college friends who took root in Eau Claire (Shane Leonard, Ben Lester, Jeremy Boettcher, Ben Lester, Sean Carey) and their pal John DeHaven.)

The Oxbow Hotel 516 Galloway St., Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

9pm Fri. Mar. 22

Torch Sisters: La Caverne

Late night, playful and sexy; Eau Claire's own Torch Sisters invite you to their first evening length work, La Caverne, a breathtaking blend of aerial artistry, flow arts, and burlesque paying homage to Maud Phillips, aka Violet Leigh, Eau Claire's "Mad Poetess of the Cave."

Pablo Center at the Confluence 120 Graham Avenue, Eau Claire

Cost: $20

9:30pm-1:30am Fri. Mar. 22

Live Music: Cragars

The Cragars are a party band ready to rock. From oldies to newbies, they play a healthy mix of Rock N Roll music mixed with some country, hip hop, and original music.

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

Cost: FREE

Age: 21+

9:30pm Fri. Mar. 22

Live Music: Black River Revue

Black River Revue plays freshwater bluegrass & Americana.

The Mousetrap 311 S. Barstow St., Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: 21+

Ongoing Events For 03/22/2019

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