Events For 04/17/2019

Wed. Apr. 17

Easter Bunny at Oakwood Mall

There's an egg-ceptionally wonderful Easter Bunny headed to Oakwood Mall. Take the eggs-press lane and reserve your place in line online. Bring your pets to meet the Easter Bunny for Pet Night on 4/15. Hours are 12-8pm, and 11am-6pm on Sunday. Extended hours (10am-9pm) on 4/13, 4/19 and 4/20.

Oakwood Mall 4800 Golf Rd, Eau Claire

Cost: Package details information online

9am Wed. Apr. 17

One Million Cups

An event for local entrepreneurs to meet and present their startups to the thriving peer network of founders in Eau Claire. The coffee is encouraged.

Chippewa Valley Technical College 620 W. Clairemont Avenue, Eau Claire

9am-5pm Wed. Apr. 17

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

9:30-11am Wed. Apr. 17

Weekly Bird Banding

Beaver Creek Reserve Bird Banders have been banding birds for 20+ years. Visit with the Bird Banders during their weekly banding sessions. Watch and learn how and why they band birds. Learn about bird identification, how birds are caught and banded, and meet some birds up close.

Wise Nature Center, Beaver Creek Reserve S1 Cty Rd. K, Fall Creek

Cost: FREE

9:30-10:15am Wed. Apr. 17

Babies Make Music - Spring Course

Learn rhymes, floor and lap games, action songs and dances that stimulate your child’s natural response to music. Classes include a variety of instruments, puppets, and props to enrich the experience. FREE preview class for any new student. Registration open any time during the course (fee prorated).

Eau Claire Music School 1620 Ohm Avenue, Eau Claire

Cost: $120 (10 weeks)

Age: 3 months to walking

10-11:30am Wed. Apr. 17

Science Fun and Open Play

Story time, songs, art activities, games and open play.

B’utiful Kids Learning Center 502 Bay St, Chippewa Falls

Cost: $5 entry / $1 each additional child

Age: 5 and under

10:30-11am Wed. Apr. 17

Super Small Science: Seed Bombs

Introduce your preschool scientist to exciting hands-on and age-appropriate experiments. This week's activity is making seed bombs.

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

Cost: Free with Museum membership or admission

Age: Preschool Age

11am-1pm Wed. Apr. 17

Dabble Box Makerspace Lab

Whether you're interested in 3D printing and coding or you'd rather craft, make music, create art or play games, the Dabble Box makerspace has something for you. Self-guided exploration with staff on hand to answer questions.

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

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

11-11:30am Wed. Apr. 17

Get Up & Go: Kiddo Yoga

Designed to keep your kiddos moving, these fun and physical games teach teamwork and skills that can carry home to your own backyard. This week's activity is kiddo yoga with a certified children's yoga instructor from Wright Way Yoga.

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

Cost: Free with Museum membership or admission

Age: All Ages

12:30-5pm Wed. Apr. 17

Cultivating Racial Awareness for Transracial Families

Adopting, fostering and/or caregiving transracially requires caregivers to have sustained and healthy discussions about race and culture. The workshop, led by Angela Tucker (a nationally-recognized thought leader on transracial adoption) includes facilitated discussions about privilege, implicit bias, and micro-aggressions.

Sleep Inn & Suites Conference Center 5872 33rd Ave., Eau Claire

Cost: $30-50

Age: Adults only

12:30-2:30pm Wed. Apr. 17

Science Fun and Open Play

Story time, songs, art activities, games and open play.

B’utiful Kids Learning Center 502 Bay St, Chippewa Falls

Cost: $5 entry / $1 each additional child

Age: 5 and under

2-3pm Wed. Apr. 17

Chair Yoga with BaredFeet, Co.

BaredFeet hosts this chair yoga class. The class is directed toward seniors and beginners, but fulfilling for anyone.

First Presbyterian Church 2112 Rudolph Rd., Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: Adults

2:30-3pm Wed. Apr. 17

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

3:30-5:30pm Wed. Apr. 17

Tween Scene

Tweens (grades 3-6) are invited to a new series in the Dabble Box makerspace. Each week will feature a new maker activity.

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

4-7pm Wed. Apr. 17

Encore Spaghetti Feed Fundraiser

Micon Cinemas is hosting a spaghetti feed for an evening of giving back to local heroes, Chippewa Falls Fire and Emergency Services. The spaghetti feed is open to the public to raise money for the Chippewa Falls Fire and Emergency Services to help them get closer to their goal of raising $18,000 for a ReVel portable ventilator.

Micon Cinemas Chippewa Falls 475 Chippewa Mall Dr., Chippewa Falls

Cost: $5 Child, $7 Adult

Age: All Ages

4:30-7pm Wed. Apr. 17

Maple Syrup & Biscuits and Meatball Supper

Home made biscuits with real maple syrup, meatballs, mashed potatoes and gravy, coleslaw, corn, dessert and beverage. There will be a bake sale, too.

Jim Falls United Methodist Church 13883 County Hwy S South, Jim Falls

Cost: Adult $9.50; Child (ages 5-12) $5.00

Age: all ages

5:30-6:15pm Wed. Apr. 17

Fitness 3...2...1

Come join this high energy, full body workout and see the benefits yourself. Workouts will always be different and consist of exercises for improving your strength, cardio and core.

River Prairie Center 1445 Front Porch Place, Altoona

Cost: $25

Age: Adult (16+)

6-8pm Wed. Apr. 17

Your Journey Together

Your Journey Together is a 10-week parenting class for those looking to enhance their parenting experience. Space is limited, registration is required.

Family Support Center 403 High Street, Chippewa Falls

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

6-8pm Wed. Apr. 17

Wine and Bingo Night

The Ivory Piano Bar hosts a wine and bingo night where you can win tons of prizes.

Ivory Piano Bar 2526 Golf Road, Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: 21+

6-8:30pm Wed. Apr. 17

Family to Family Education Program

A 12-session educational program for family, significant others and friends of people living with mental illness. An evidenced-based program. Research shows that the program significantly improves the coping and problem-solving abilities of the people closest to an individual living with a mental health condition.

Location details in Eau Claire provided with approved registration.

Cost: FREE; Call to register

Age: Adults

6-8pm Wed. Apr. 17

Lift Bridge Tasting Event

The Growler Guys hosts a Lift Bridge Tasting Event. Get $1 off each Lift Bridge pints, and a ticket to be entered into brewery swag drawings every half hour.

The Growler Guys 2832 London Road, Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: 21+

6pm Wed. Apr. 17

On Tour: (Hed)p.e.

(Hed)p.e. is a hit rock, punk and rasta soul outfit based in Los Angeles. They'll be joined by JJ from Vegas and VIA. Doors open at 6pm.

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

Cost: $15 advance, $20 door

Age: 21+

6-9pm Wed. Apr. 17

Lakely Loves: Lazy Monk Brewing

Chef Nathan Berg and his talented staff will be presenting a six-course dinner, with each course specifically paired to one of Lazy Monk’s incredible brews. Leos and Theresa Frank of Lazy Monk will lead guests on a tasting of 6 of their brews, including tried-and-true standbys and new seasonal offerings.

The Oxbow Hotel 516 Galloway St., Eau Claire

Cost: $65

Age: All Ages

6-8pm Wed. Apr. 17

Knit Night

Knit Night, also known as Knit Club, is open to the public. Knit, crochet, embroider, bead, or bring any craft you like. Visit with like-minded folks, share and show off your project, bring snacks and get crafty. All are welcome. No purchase necessary.

Blue Boxer Arts 416 S Barstow Street, Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

6:30-8:30pm Wed. Apr. 17

Amp Quiz Trivia at Back 40 Dining & Cocktails

Welcoming teams of any size. Prizes for the top three teams. Get a free answer online and visit the AMP Quiz Facebook page for a picture hint. Enjoy dinner/drinks with family and friends during the game.

Back 40 Dining & Cocktails 19037 State Hwy 40, Bloomer

Cost: FREE

Age: 21+

6:30-8:30pm Wed. Apr. 17

Little Pink House Film Showing

Based on a true story, a small-town paramedic never expected to be at the center of one of our nation's most controversial legal battles. When politicians plan to bulldoze Susette Kelo's home for a giant corporation, she fights back, and helps millions protect their homes.

Menomonie Public Library 600 Wolske Bay Rd, Menomonie

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

7pm Wed. Apr. 17

Poker Night at Big T's

4 weeks to qualify then BIG tournament with lots of extra prizes & cash to be won. One free beverage weekly for all players. Test your skills.

Big T's 2007 3rd St, Eau Claire

Cost: $25 buy in; 12 week format

7-9pm Wed. Apr. 17

Adult Open Pickleball

A great way to exercise and meet other individuals in the community.

Delong Middle School 2000 Vine St., Eau Claire

Cost: $4 or City Pass

Age: Ages 18+

7-9pm Wed. Apr. 17

Adult Open Basketball

Eau Claire Parks & Recreation hosts adult open basketball.

South Middle School 2115 Mitscher Ave., Eau Claire

Cost: $4 or City Pass

Age: Ages 18+

7-9pm Wed. Apr. 17

Amp Quiz Trivia at Wayside Bar and Grill

Welcoming teams of any size. Prizes for the top three teams. Get a free answer online and visit the AMP Quiz Facebook page for a picture hint. Enjoy dinner/drinks with family and friends during the game.

Wayside Bar & Grill 18091 County Highway X, Chippewa Falls

Cost: FREE

Age: 21+

7-9pm Wed. Apr. 17

Amp Quiz Trivia at Ray's Place

Welcoming teams of any size. Prizes for the top three teams. Get a free answer online and visit the AMP Quiz Facebook page for a picture hint. Enjoy dinner/drinks with family and friends during the game.

Ray’s Place 838 Water St., Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: 21+

7-9pm Wed. Apr. 17

Ask a Scientist: Curling

This presentation will discuss the fundamental science of why a curling stone curls, why people are frantically sweeping the ice during a game, and touch on some of the hotly debated theories about the physics of curling

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

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

7pm Wed. Apr. 17

SOAD Speaker Series: Lana Bachynski

The final guest in the SOAD Speaker Series, Lana Bachynski is a Senior Animator at Blizzard Entertainment, where she has worked on several titles including Starcraft II and Heroes of the Storm.

Applied Arts 321, UW-Stout 415 13th Ave E, Menomonie

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

7:30pm Wed. Apr. 17

2nd Annual Labor Film Series: A Silent Transformation

A Silent Transformation sets out to explore the innovative self-help efforts of different communities across the Province of Ontario. By addressing their needs collectively they are helping to regain the initial radical vision of co-operation.

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

Cost: FREE

8pm Wed. Apr. 17

It's Always Sunny in Philadelphia Trivia Night

How much do you know about It's Always Sunny in Philadelphia? All of our questions will be about this hit show this evening. Study up on your bird law, put a team together, and show off what you know. No need to preregister. Just show up ready to play. Prizes for winning teams.

The Plus 208 S. Barstow St, Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

Ongoing Events For 04/17/2019

karaoke/DJ, galleries, classes, etc

Adult Open Broomball

Every Sunday until Mar. 31, 8:45-10:15pm; Every Wednesday until Apr. 24, 8:45-10:15pm

Events with Tickets