Events For 04/24/2019

9am Wed. Apr. 24

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

9:30-11am Wed. Apr. 24

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

10:30-11am Wed. Apr. 24

Super Small Science: Walking Water

Introduce your preschool scientist to exciting hands-on and age-appropriate experiments. This week's activity is a walking water experiment.

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. 24

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. 24

Get Up & Go: Line Jumping

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 line jumping.

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

Cost: Free with Museum membership or admission

Age: All Ages

noon-4pm Wed. Apr. 24

Spring Farmers Market

The Campus Mall outside of the Davies Center will be transformed into a farmers market where students, staff and visitors alike can browse and shop for groceries and various locally-sourced goods. The Student Office of Sustainability will be giving away some sustainable prizes at this event.

UW-Eau Claire Campus Mall Lower Campus, Eau Claire

Age: All Ages

2-3pm Wed. Apr. 24

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. 24

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

2:30-4:30pm Wed. Apr. 24

Living Your Life on Purpose Class

Five week class in which participants explore what gives their life purpose and meaning. Open to anyone interested in exploring new directions for their lives. Register by April 22nd.

The Healing Place of HSHS Sacred Heart Hospital 2125 Heights Drive, 1st floor of Professional Plaza Building, Eau Claire

Cost: $20 for class materials

Age: Adults

3:30-5:30pm Wed. Apr. 24

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

4:30-7pm Wed. Apr. 24

United Way Spring Carnival

In addition to fun games, activities, and prizes, a full meal will be served until 6:45pm. This event is for all ages and there will be resources to benefit infants through seniors.

Menomonie High School 1715 5th St. W., Menomonie

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

5:30-6:15pm Wed. Apr. 24

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. 24

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

6-8:30pm Wed. Apr. 24

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

6-8:30pm Wed. Apr. 24

Just Bag It Fashion Show

UW Eau Claire students, clubs, organizations, residence halls or groups of friends, come together to create an outfit entirely made from recycled or repurposed items. Promote a more socially just lifestyle in regard to fashion and the fashion industry.

UWEC Schofield Auditorium 105 Garfield Ave, Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

6-8pm Wed. Apr. 24

Herbs and Herbal Extracts

Learn about herbal extracts; how to use and make them at home. This class will feature some of the plants featured in the Beaver Creek Plant Sale. Learn how to concoct herbal remedies for springtime well-being with a focus on reducing pain. Register by 4/22.

Beaver Creek Reserve S1 County Road K, Fall Creek

Cost: Friends $25 Nonmembers $30

6-8pm Wed. Apr. 24

Potosi Tasting Event

At this Potosi Tasting Event, Maddie will be here to answer any questions you may have. $1 off all Potosi beers, and a chance to win brewery swag every half hour.

The Growler Guys 2832 London Road, Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: 21+

6-7:30pm Wed. Apr. 24

Wandering Spirits: Jazzy Drinks

Get into the true “spirit” of the week leading up to the Eau Claire Jazz Festival and 52nd Street by focusing on craft cocktails that have a special tie to the world of jazz. A demonstration and sampling of cocktails that specifically have a rich history alongside jazz music.

The Oxbow Hotel 516 Galloway St., Eau Claire

Cost: $20adv, $25door

Age: 21+

6-8pm Wed. Apr. 24

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. 24

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+

6:30-8pm Wed. Apr. 24

Earth Day Drumming Circle

A chance for you join others who enjoy the energy of drumming together. Hosts will call in the directions, say some prayers for the earth and drum together. They will be doing drum washing for individuals who want to be a part of the special experience. Bring your drum, rattle or other appropriate noise maker.

Unity Christ Center 1808 Folsom St, Eau Claire

Cost: Free Will Offering

Age: All Ages

7pm Wed. Apr. 24

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. 24

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. 24

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. 24

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. 24

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. 24

13th Annual International Poetry Reading

UWEC will celebrate the beauty of languages from around the world. Students, community members, faculty and staff will read and listen to poetry written in more than 25 languages, including Korean, Hmong, Icelandic and many more. The event is free and open to the public.

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

Cost: FREE

Age: Middle school and older

7:30pm Wed. Apr. 24

UWEC Wind Symphony and Symphonic Choir

This unique performant by the University of Wisconsin Eau Claire's Symphonic Choir and Wind Ensemble joins together two realms that don't often accompany each other. This performance melds the world of choral repertoire with the collaboration of a wind ensemble.

Pablo Center at the Confluence 120 Graham Avenue, Eau Claire

Cost: $3.5-7

Age: All Ages

7:30-9:15pm Wed. Apr. 24

Acoustic Bat Monitoring

Wisconsin has four species of threatened bats and three species of Greatest Conservation Need. With White-nose Syndrome prevalent, there is no better time to assist in this citizen science opportunity.

Citizen Science Center - Beaver Creek Reserve S1 Hwy K, Fall Creek

Cost: Friends $5, Nonmembers $8 (by 4/23)

7:30-9:30pm Wed. Apr. 24

Live Music: Cathy Reitz & 7Swing

"Cathy Reitz & 7Swing" will be performing as Stout Swing hosts "Going out with a Beat" in the MSC Great Hall, UWStout Campus. A short dance lesson will begin at 7:10. Open to the community, all welcome.

MSC Great Hall UWStout Campus, Menomonie

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

8pm Wed. Apr. 24

Marvel Movies Trivia Night

How much do you know about Marvel Movies? All of our questions this evening will be about the Marvel Cinematic Universe. No need to preregister, just show up ready to play. Prizes for winning teams- Avengers: End Game comes out April 26th!

The Plus 208 S. Barstow St, Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

Ongoing Events For 04/24/2019

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