Events For 04/05/2019

Fri. Apr. 5

Renewal Retreat

Retreat to renew your mind, body and spirit. Through movement, meditation, community and solitude, reset your intentions for 2019, care for ourselves on a deep level and step forward with more clarity. Meals, accommodations, and itinerary taken care of.

Birchwood Acres, Stockholm

Cost: $250+

Age: 18 +

8am-7pm Fri. Apr. 5

Here We Grow Again - Spring Children's Consignment Fair

West Central Wisconsin's upscale children's consignment event. The place to find bargains on quality, name brand clothes, great toys, books, videos, baby equipment, and nursery furniture. Make some extra cash by consigning your child's/teens things or purchasing some great things for your child/teen at can't-be-beat prices.

Hobbs Ice Arena 915 Menomonie St., Eau Claire

Cost: FREE to attend

9-11:30am Fri. Apr. 5

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. Apr. 5

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. Apr. 5

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

9am-3pm Fri. Apr. 5

Advance Care Planning: A Catholic Perspective

Meet local professionals to learn about supportive living options and talking with your family about your desires. Advance Care Planning advisors, priests, and legal professionals will discuss how to express and document your health care, personal and legal wishes at our event. FREE lunch. RSVP.

Holy Ghost Parish 412 South Main Street, Chippewa Falls

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

10-10:30am Fri. Apr. 5

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. Apr. 5

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

10:30am-noon Fri. Apr. 5

Young Explorers

Preschoolers and their parent/caregiver are invited to this series of hands-on exploration in STEM activities. A drop-in series.

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

Cost: FREE

Age: Preschool

11-11:30am Fri. Apr. 5

Planetarium Show: Sky Stories

Gather at the inflatable Planetarium for an outta this world show. Visitors will explore the many 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.

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. Apr. 5

Planetarium Show: Sky Stories

Gather at the inflatable Planetarium for an outta this world show. Visitors will explore the many 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.

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

Cost: Free with Museum membership or admission

Age: All Ages

noon-1:30pm Fri. Apr. 5

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

2:30-3pm Fri. Apr. 5

Pop Up Play

Museum Playologists could pop up anywhere with a fun new challenge for you and your family to enjoy. Exercise your brains and bodies with a variety of action-packed activities.

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. Apr. 5

The Coffee Grounds Annivesary Wine Event

Enjoy discounts throughout the store (cooking equipment, wine, beer, spirits, food and coffee, all of it! They'll have over 50 wines and 5 spirits for guests to taste throughout the event for free. They'll also have out antipasti bar with fantastic cheeses, olives, cured meats, and breads.

The Coffee Grounds 4212 Southtowne Drive, Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages, 21+ to Drink

4-7pm Fri. Apr. 5

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. Apr. 5

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. Apr. 5

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. Apr. 5

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

5:30-6:30pm Fri. Apr. 5

Active Play

Learn how to stay active while becoming part of a different world. Each week of active challenges boasts a new theme. First, you might be a pirate sailing the high seas—next, a Jedi learning to harness the force. No matter what, you’re sure to have fun in this high-energy course.

Eau Claire YMCA 700 Graham Ave., Eau Claire

Cost: Member $56, Community $68

Age: Ages 7-10

6-8pm Fri. Apr. 5

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

6:30-7:30pm Fri. Apr. 5

New Moon Astrology Class For Healing And Moving Forward

Local shaman Jeanette Robbins will host a monthly class for each new moon phase. The classes encompass each new moon zodiac signs, archetypes, and planetary configurations, and how to use their energy for healing and moving forward with more authenticity of soul purpose during each new moon phase.

Unity Christ Center 1808 Folsom St., Eau Claire

Cost: $15

Age: No Children

6:30pm Fri. Apr. 5

Disney’s Aladdin Kids Dinner Theatre

When Aladdin discovers a magic lamp and the Genie inside it, he sees a whole new world filled with possibilities. With the Genie’s help, Aladdin must battle the evil Jafar for power and possession of the lamp and win the hand of the beautiful princess Jasmine. Tickets include dinner.

The Oxford 1814 Oxford Ave., Eau Claire

Cost: $15 GA

7-10pm Fri. Apr. 5

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. Apr. 5

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. Apr. 5

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

7-9pm Fri. Apr. 5

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

7-9pm Fri. Apr. 5

Live Music: Songa

In Songa, you will hear the eclectic American influences of jazz, blues, Latino, folk and bluegrass, instrumentally woven together with acoustic guitars, ukulele, percussion, harmonica and prominent vocal harmonies.

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

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

7pm Fri. Apr. 5

UWEC Film Series: Love, Simon

Everyone deserves a great love story, but for 17-year-old Simon Spier, it's a little more complicated. He hasn't told his family or friends that he's gay, and he doesn't know the identity of the anonymous classmate that he's fallen for online. Resolving both issues proves hilarious, terrifying and life-changing.

Woodland Theater, Davies Center UWEC 105 Garfield Ave, Eau Claire

Cost: $5 GA, $10 yearly film pass, $20 for family yearly pass (4 people)

7-10pm Fri. Apr. 5

Live Music: Brian Bethke

Brian Bethke is an American singer-songwriter known for his silky-smooth voice and lasting impact on the hearts of his fans and listeners. Bethke has seven self-released albums and is currently working in the studio on album number eight.

Ivory Piano Bar 2526 Golf Road, Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

7-9pm Fri. Apr. 5

WideSpot Players Present: Dearly Departed

This drop-dead funny comedy set south of the Mason-Dixon line is community theater at its finest. Director Nancy Lund and the locally cast Players will tickle your funny bone and it is fun for the whole family.

Widespot Performing Arts Center N2030 Spring St., Stockholm

Cost: $15 Adult/$10 Child (Ages 5-18)

Age: All Ages

7:30-9:30pm Fri. Apr. 5

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. Apr. 5

UWEC Presents: Confluence of Dance Project

Showcasing faculty, guest, and student choreography, Confluence Dance Project will demonstrate an array of choreography and the versatility of students in the dance program. See the exciting works created by professionals and students in the field and the enjoy the breadth of talented dancers on stage.

Pablo Center at the Confluence 120 Graham Avenue, Eau Claire

Cost: $10

Age: All Ages

7:30-9pm Fri. Apr. 5

Eau Claire Male Chorus Spring Sing Concert

The Eau Claire Male Chorus annual Spring Sing. Advance Tickets at Festival Foods or Volume One. Eagan Men's Chorus also performing. Clearwater Connection guest quartet.

Regis High School 2100 Fenwick Ave., Eau Claire

Cost: $12 Advance, $15 At the Door, FREE for Under 18

7:30pm Fri. Apr. 5

Stout Theatre Presents Picasso at the Lapin Agile

Set in a Paris bar in 1904 Picasso and Einstein have a chance encounter and the comedy takes off from there, Add in a variety of quirky patrons, including time traveler from the future who wears blue suede shoes and you won't "be lonesome tonight." Written by the comic genius of Steve Martin.

Harvey Hall Theatre 3rd Street East, UW-Stout, Menomonie

Cost: $15

7:30pm Fri. Apr. 5

UWEC Presents: Nicholas Phillips, Piano

Enjoy the talent of the faculty from the Music and Theatre Arts Department in the faculty receital series in the intimate and beautiful space of the Clearwater Recital Hall on the first Fridays of the Month.

Pablo Center at the Confluence 120 Graham Avenue, Eau Claire

Cost: $3.50 for students and $5 for adults

7:30pm Fri. Apr. 5

UWEC Wind Symphony

Comprised of the most outstanding wind and percussion students, selected by audition each semester. The group is dedicated to the performance of the finest wind repertoire, regardless of period or number of instrumental forces.

Gantner Concert Hall, Haas Fine Arts Center UW-Eau Claire, Eau Claire

Cost: $7 GA; $5 for seniors, youth, and other college students; $2 for UWEC faculty/students

8-9pm Fri. Apr. 5

Composers Concert: College Music Society Great Lakes Chapter

Will present an evening of chamber music from the past decade by composers from the greater Midwest. Diverse instruments and compositional approaches will bring a sense of modern art music styles to the Mabel Tainter Center for the Arts. All composers will be present at the concert.

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

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

8:30pm Fri. Apr. 5

Mark Mallman

A Wisconsin native, Mark Mallman has earned a reputation as one of the Twin Cities' must-see live acts, complete with his own star on the wall outside First Avenue. He is one of the most prolific, unique, and important artists to come out of the Midwest.

The Plus 208 S. Barstow St, Eau Claire

Cost: $10

Age: All Ages

8:30pm Fri. Apr. 5

Late Night Jazz: Twin Talk

Since forming in 2012 Chicago’s Twin Talk has steadily drifted from the conventions of the saxophone trio. While deeply rooted in jazz tradition, they’ve spent their time on the band stage together making their music more elastic, spontaneous, and open, embracing new inspirations.

The Oxbow Hotel 516 Galloway St., Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

9pm-1am Fri. Apr. 5

Live Music: 2nd X-It

A hard and heavy 5 piece rock band, louder than your average variety wedding and fun time bands. They'll be celebrating their lead singer Larry's birthday.

Rookies Pub 616 N. Bridge St., Chippewa Falls

Cost: FREE

9:30pm-1:30am Fri. Apr. 5

Live Music: Contingency

Rock 'n roll covers from the 70s to today.

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

Cost: FREE

Age: 21+

Ongoing Events For 04/05/2019

karaoke/DJ, galleries, classes, etc

Events with Tickets