Events For 05/23/2019

9-11:30am Thu. May. 23

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 Thu. May. 23

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 Thu. May. 23

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 Thu. May. 23

Kids Make Music - Spring Course

Sing, dance, and play instruments. Solo singing is encouraged to develop listening, pitch-matching, and language skills. 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: Ages 2-4

10am-noon Thu. May. 23

Mini Makers: Open Lab

Build and create using real tools of the trade. They'll provide all of the string, beads, cardboard, wood, tape, etc. to create the project of your dreams and then you get to take your masterpiece home with you. Feel free to drop in anytime during the two-hour window.

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

Cost: Free with Museum membership or admission

Age: All Ages

10am-5pm Thu. May. 23

UW-Stout Best of Design Show/SAIR Exhibition

This bi-annual juried student exhibition will feature work from 30+ students across all programs in the Department of Design. Emily Gordon and Melissa Lackey will have their Student Artist-in-Residence installations open for viewing. Shows will remain up through July.

Furlong Gallery 178 Micheels Hall, UW-Stout, Menomonie

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

10:30-11:30am Thu. May. 23

Preschool Kids in the Kitchen

Let’s cook together! You and your little one can participate together in fun, age appropriate classes bursting with hands-on activities, healthy concept learning through games, and of course, empowering your little one to create their own special healthy snacks.

Lily Pad Lab 2524 Golf ROad, Eau Claire

Cost: $60 for 5 weeks; $15 for drop-in

Age: 2-6 years

11am-5pm Thu. May. 23

Plant Swap

This is your chance to thin out your perennial plants and exchange them for something new.

Augusta Memorial Public Library 113 North Stone St, Augusta

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

noon-8pm Thu. May. 23

Small Pet Reiki

Reiki can help with pain/discomfort, stress/anxiety, allergies, breathing, urinary and digestive issues, and more. It also eases the dying process. Pet must be in appropriate container or on a leash. Hosted by Reiki Master Audrey Van Wey, RN, and Reiki Master Terry Flick.

Soulstice Wellness Center 1316 Fairfax Avenue Suites 103 & 104, Eau Claire

Cost: $20 for 15 minutes

1-2pm Thu. May. 23

Feed My People's Groundbreaking Event

Feed My People is breaking ground for its building expansion. Fill a time capsule, hear remarks from Executive Director Emily Moore and other representatives, and enjoy tours and light refreshments. Thank you for your support for Feeding Healthy Futures.

Feed My People Food Bank 2610 Alpine Rd., Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

2:30-3pm Thu. May. 23

Pop Up Science: Investigating Clouds

Museum Playologists have several different fun and interactive science kits to break out with the kids and explore all things STEAM-related. This week's activity is investigating clouds.

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

Cost: Free with Museum membership or admission

Age: All Ages

3-5pm Thu. May. 23

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

3-5:30pm Thu. May. 23

The Community Table Volunteer Appreciation Day

Displaying new artwork by the very talented Shae Callewaert. Free face painting and balloons.

Ramone's Ice Cream Parlor 503 Galloway St., Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

5:30-7pm Thu. May. 23

Advance Your Asana: Backbend Foundations

Backbend Foundations will introduce a series of backbending postures that create a strong foundation for all future backbending. With detailed instruction and hands on assists, students will work through the poses in a way that is accessible to all levels.

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

Cost: $20 ($16 for members)

Age: 16+

5:30-8:30pm Thu. May. 23

Burger King Classic Car Show

Classic cars, vintage, antique, muscle cars and more. Fun for the entire family.

Burger King - Menomonie 544 Main St, Menomonie

Cost: FREE

6-8pm Thu. May. 23

Amp Quiz Trivia at Pokegama Inn

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.

Pokegama Lakeside Tavern & Grill 840 Banks Ave., Chetek

Cost: FREE

Age: 21+

6-7:30pm Thu. May. 23

Wandering Spirits: Agave Spirits

Take a deep dive into the world of the world’s tastiest monocot, agave. Agave, a native to the American tropics, is widely cultivated and used in the production of a wide variety of spirits, almost exclusively produced in Mexico, most of which can be classified in the mezcal family.

The Oxbow Hotel 516 Galloway St., Eau Claire

Cost: $20 advance, $25 door

Age: 21+

6-8:30pm Thu. May. 23

Bluegrass on Badger at Boyd Park

This is a free front "porch concert" with Kubb, bean bags, and food trucks at Boyd Park in the Eastside Hill! Bring a blanket, chairs and a yard game for some neighborhood music.

Boyd Park 1202 Fairway St., Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

6-10pm Thu. May. 23

Whiskey Club at The Ivory

Taste whiskey all over the world. Offering "Roundtable Meetings" where you will get a chance to learn the history of different Whiskeys, taste test the inventory, and share whiskey stories with people of all ages. Sample a “Flight of the Night” which will include 4 different Whiskeys.

Ivory Piano Bar 2526 Golf Road, Eau Claire

Cost: $25

Age: 21+

6:30-7:30pm Thu. May. 23

Arm Balancing 2.0

This workshop will cover a variety of "other arm balances" like side crow, flying pigeon, flying lizard, funky flying crow, all the eka padas and anything else requested! Start with some core conditioning and finish with some stretches, you will leave feeling strong and energetic.

The Yoga Room 2839 Mall Dr., Eau Claire

Cost: $10 member/$20 non-members

Age: 18+

6:45pm Thu. May. 23

Manifest Open Mic

Enjoy local open mic musicians or take the stage yourself.

Stones Throw 304 Eau Claire St., Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: 21+

7-9pm Thu. May. 23

Amp Quiz Trivia at Monk's

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.

Monk's Bar & Grill 3560 Oakwood Mall Drive, Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: 21+

7-9pm Thu. May. 23

Live Music: Reverend Doctor

An uplifting and defiantly positive soul pop act which aims to connect people and build community through music that moves your mind and your feet. They now borrow from their blues roots of the bayou, funk that healed the world, along with R&B, pop, and rock.

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

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

7pm Thu. May. 23

Fly Fishing Clinic

Trout Unlimited Clearwater Chapter is offering a free fly casting clinic for any adult who is interested in learning the skill and art of fly fishing. The clinic is limited to 10 adults to enhance instruction.

Owen Park Near the Tennis Courts 1st Ave. and Water St., Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: Adult

7-10pm Thu. May. 23

Open Mic & Musician Gathering

Open mic with quality sound & lights hosted by Jeff White. Free drink for all performers. Sign up at 6:15pm. Happy hour at 9:30pm with $2 rails & pints!

Mystic Bar 1 E Canal street, Chippewa Falls

Cost: FREE

Age: 21+

8pm Thu. May. 23

Clear Water Comedy Presents The Thursday Night Show

Your friends at Clear Water Comedy return with their version of a late night talk show. It's partially scripted, partially improvised, and fully off the rails. We've got the classic topical monologue, comedy bits, guests, characters, stand-up, and musical performances. hosted, for the first time- by Mr. Jack Ross!

The Plus 208 S. Barstow St, Eau Claire

Cost: $5 GA | $3 with valid student ID

Age: All Ages (18+ recommended)

8:30-11pm Thu. May. 23

Vinyl Nights: Amy Hahn

A selection of vinyls will be spun throughout the night. In addition to enjoying craft cocktails and regional beers/wines, order from the popular late-night menu featuring the Scandinavian Koldtbord, where you create your own sharable feast.

The Oxbow Hotel 516 Galloway St., Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

Ongoing Events For 05/23/2019

karaoke/DJ, galleries, classes, etc

Play & Learn

Every Tuesday, Thursday until Dec. 20, 9:30-11:30am; Every Tuesday, Thursday, 9:30-11:30am

Events with Tickets