Events For 05/30/2019

Thu. May. 30

A Weekend of Buddhism with Khenpo Tenkyong

“Khenpo-la is a vibrant Lama with a deep compassion for the earth. He frequently takes the Dharma outside for a breath of fresh air, while at the same time he explores the inner dimensions of calm abiding. He is playful and sincere all…

Hay River KTC Meditation Center N14085 County V V, Ridgeland

Cost: Registration information available online.

Thu. May. 30

Artists Reception: Emerging Artists of the Chippewa Valley

As the Chippewa Valley arts scene experiences a period of unprecedented, exuberant growth, this exhibit asks – what’s next? Now presents new works by the latest group of exciting artists making an impact on the Chippewa Valley.

Pablo Center at the Confluence 120 Graham Avenue, Eau Claire

9-11:30am Thu. May. 30

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

9:30-11am Thu. May. 30

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

10am-noon Thu. May. 30

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

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

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

2:30-3pm Thu. May. 30

Pop Up Science: Stomp Rockets

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 building stomp rockets.

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. 30

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

4-8pm Thu. May. 30

Bird School

For beginners who want to learn more about birds and take the next step in birding. Combines classroom lectures, field trips, group lessons and hands-on activities. Knowledgeable birders will teach the basics of bird behavior, migration, identification, and reproduction.

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

Cost: $56 (Register by 5/1)

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

Burger King Classic Car Show

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

Burger King 4800 Golf Road, Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

5:30-7:30pm Thu. May. 30

CoLab Grand Opening

CoLab’s grand opening is open to the public and is sponsored by Associated Bank with Chippewa Valley Tours providing catering. The public is welcome to explore the space, learn more about memberships, converse with CoLab members and startups as well as enjoy food and beverages.

CoLab 312 S Barstow Street, Suite 2, Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

6-8pm Thu. May. 30

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+

6-9pm Thu. May. 30

Herbalism for Everyday Use

Taught by horticulturist, master herbalist and gardener, Erin LaFaive, will give you a great foundation in herbalism. A classroom-oriented class that also features plant identification walks. Leave this class with samples as well as the knowledge to make products at home. Room 218.

UW-Eau Claire Campus: Human Sciences and Services 239 Water Street, Eau Claire

Cost: Early Registration: $109 | Standard Registration: $129

6-7:30pm Thu. May. 30

Invert Your Asana: Crow

Learn what makes a strong and steady crow pose, how to utilize props to support your growth, and overcome the challenges of taking flight. If your crow is already soaring, increase your strength and endurance to move into different variations and transitions.

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

Cost: $20 ($16 for members)

Age: 16+

6-10pm Thu. May. 30

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+

6-8pm Thu. May. 30

Pizza Buffet Fundraiser for Amputee Blade Runners

10% of all proceeds go to 501 (3) (c) non profit Amputee Blade Runners, founded by 2 prosthetists with the idea that giving someone one piece of equipment could change their life. Health insurance companies have declared running prosthetics as “not medically necessary” and do not cover their cost. Help amputees keep an active lifestyle by providing this vital, free equipment.

The Plus 208 S. Barstow St, Eau Claire

Cost: $10 per person- All You Can Eat

Age: All Ages

7-9pm Thu. May. 30

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. 30

Live Music: Blaine and Leah Howard

Blaine and Leah play thoughtful acoustic music with lots of harmonies and achy-pretty melodies. They both write and trade lead vocals. Blaine plays acoustic and occasional electric guitar. Leah plays acoustic guitar and piano. David plays Electric guitar & mandolin.

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

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

7pm Thu. May. 30

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. 30

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+

7:30-9pm Thu. May. 30

Dj Trivia at the Sandbar

General knowledge, family friendly trivia. Play as a team, or on your own. Prizes for the top 3 teams with points. Go to the website for the "Clue of the Day" and information on how to get bonus points for that day's game.

SandBar & Grill 17643 50th Avenue, Chippewa Falls

Cost: FREE

Age: 21+

8pm Thu. May. 30

Clear Water Comedy Presents: Jeff Bailey

Jeff Bailey works prominently at the Jukebox Comedy Club & Lounge in Peoria, IL- and frequently hosts or features for some of the biggest acts in comedy. Jeff won the comedy club's contest in 2013, has gone on to work clubs all over the Midwest, and he appeared in Doug Benson's "The Greatest Movie Ever Rolled".

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. 30

Vinyl Nights: JTron

A selection of vinyls will be spun throughout the night. Enjoy craft cocktails and regional beers/wines and order from the late-night menu featuring the Scandinavian Koldtbord, a create-your-own sharable feast of premium meats, cheeses, pickled vegetables, proteins, sauces, crackers and more.

The Oxbow Hotel 516 Galloway St., Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

Ongoing Events For 05/30/2019

karaoke/DJ, galleries, classes, etc

Play & Learn

Every Tuesday, Thursday until Dec. 20, 9:30-11:30am; Every Tuesday, Thursday until Dec. 19, 9:30-11:30am

Events with Tickets