Events For 07/09/2019

9am-9:59pm Tue. Jul. 9

Spacesuit and Saturn V Lego Rocket Display

Designed and built by UW-Stout Professor Dr. Alan Scott. The Public is welcome to take a closer look or take a selfie on the "Moon". This display is part of a month-long series of programs celebrating the 50th anniversary of the Apollo 11 moon landing.

Menomonie Public Library 600 Wolske Bay Rd, Menomonie

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

9-10:30am Tue. Jul. 9

Cornell Playgroup

This parent & child playgroup offers fun & playful opportunities for families to connect through music & story time, crafts & healthy snacks. Plus, each family receives one free book each month.

First Presbyterian Church 211 South 4th Street, Cornell

Cost: FREE

Age: 0-5 yrs

9am-1pm Tue. Jul. 9

Discovery Day: Let's Eat!

Discovery Days are Drop In and Play days with a fun theme. Let's Eat! Explore food with all of the senses, talk about where food comes from and learn about healthy eating habits. For ages 0-5 and their grown-ups. Older siblings are welcome.

Family Resource Center for Eau Claire County 4800 Golf Rd., Suite 450, Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: Ages 0-5 and their grown-ups

9:30-11:30am Tue. Jul. 9

Eau Claire Area Memory Café

The café offers a comfortable way for you and your care partner to have fun and socialize with others who have Mild Cognitive Impairment, early to moderate Alzheimer’s or other types of dementia, and those who worry about memory problems.

Cost: FREE

9:30am-4pm Tue. Jul. 9

Beaver Creek Butterfly Count

Join other butterfly enthusiasts for the annual Beaver Creek Reserve Butterfly count. Meet at the Wise Nature Center to review species likely to be seen, then get directions for the count and receive a route assignment.

Beaver Creek Reserve S1 County Road K, Fall Creek

Cost: FREE ($3 donation recommended)

10-11am Tue. Jul. 9

Medicare 101: An Educational Event

Medicare 101 provides a foundational understanding of the four parts of Medicare; Part A Hospital, Part B Medical, Part C Medicare Advantage and Part D Prescription Drug. Information will be provided on initial enrollment as well as additional enrollment periods pertaining to Part C options.

Insurance Associates 3413 Golf Road, Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

10am-noon Tue. Jul. 9

Painting on Photographs with Kristi Schumacher

Anyone can “photoshop” photos on the computer, but it’s more rewarding to do it by hand with colored pencils. This way you color in only what you want, and use your creativity. Enhancing a black & white photo with colored pencils.

The Heyde Center for the Arts 3 South High St., Chippewa Falls

Cost: $55

Age: All Ages

10-11am Tue. Jul. 9

Traveling Tuesdays: Blaeser Farms

Tuesday morning playgroups are on the move. This morning, the playgroup is graveling to Blaeser Farms. Field trip starts at 10am at field trip site or meet at 9:30 at River Source Family Center to caravan.

Blaeser Farms 21274 30th Avenue, Chippewa Falls

Cost: FREE

Age: 0-5 years

10-11:30am Tue. Jul. 9

Write Away Tween Writer's Group

Taming the wild topic, raising your voice, lights, camera, verbs and dynamite dialogue. Located in the Mezzanine. Instructors Jan Drehmel and Sue Houkom

Chippewa Falls Public Library 105 W Central St., Chippewa Falls

Cost: FREE

Age: 9-12

10am-noon Tue. Jul. 9

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

10am-noon Tue. Jul. 9

Tech Tuesdays: Open Lab

Create and play with coding kits, 3D printers, robots, Augmented Reality sandbox and more. 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

10:15am Tue. Jul. 9

Toddler Tales Storytime

For two-and three-year-olds. All storytimes features 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: Toddlers

11-11:45am Tue. Jul. 9

Youth Yoga at Carson Park

Kids of all ages can come and experience yoga games and poses in the outdoors. Under 5 need adult to attend. Can bring a mat or borrow one of ours. Follow the signs – near the playground. Parents can stick around for some relaxation. No registration needed, come any time.

Carson Park Playground 100 Carson Park Dr., Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

11-11:45am Tue. Jul. 9

​Chill on the Hill

As part of its commitment to involve youth in arts and cultural activities, the Heyde Center provides an early introduction of children to the arts and culture through the offering of forty-five minute presentations of various arts and cultural activities at the Heyde Center during the summer.

The Heyde Center for the Arts 3 South High St., Chippewa Falls

Cost: FREE

Age: Ages 4-10

11:30am-5pm Tue. Jul. 9

Government Center Farm Stand

The EC City/County Health Department hosts a farm stand for local farmers to sell their produce in the city. Support your community's farmers and grab some wonderful fruits, vegetables, herbs, and flowers.

Eau Claire County Government Center Corner of Lake St and 2nd Avenue, Eau Claire

Age: All Ages

1-2pm Tue. Jul. 9

Beginner Ukulele Class for Kids

The ukulele is an affordable and portable instrument that can be played alone or with others. It’s a great place to start for anyone who wants to learn how to make music. Our beginner uke class covers proper technique, playing melody and chords, and basic music theory.

Eau Claire Music School 1620 Ohm Avenue, Eau Claire

Cost: $45

Age: Grades 3-6

1:30pm Tue. Jul. 9

Zooniverse Citizen Science Camp

Upper elementary grade kids will explore and participate in science projects worldwide via the Zooniverse web portal.

Chippewa Falls Public Library 105 W Central St., Chippewa Falls

Cost: FREE

Age: 8+

1:30-3pm Tue. Jul. 9

DIY Discovery: It's a Bird! Kites

If you run, it will fly! Make a colorful bird kite with paper and string, markers, and googly eyes. This event is part of a drop-in series for families featuring a different activity each week. All materials provided, while supplies last.

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

Cost: fREE

Age: All Ages

2-4pm Tue. Jul. 9

Tame Your Tech

Drop in on the second Tuesday of the month to get personal training on your e-reader, laptop, tablet or smart phone.

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

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

2:30-4:30pm Tue. Jul. 9

Riverfront Yard Games

The goal of this event is to encourage people to get outside, be active, and connect with each other. Riverfront Yard Games will be on Tuesdays throughout the summer, from 2:30-4:30 at the Chippewa Falls River Front Park.

Riverfront Park Bridge St. and River St., Chippewa Falls

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

3:30-4:45pm Tue. Jul. 9

Summer Teen Minecraft Club

Come play Minecraft at the library on Tuesdays in June and July! Laptops and an account will be available to share. All players play together on a joint server.

Altoona Public Library 1303 Lynn Ave., Altoona

Cost: FREE

Age: Teens age 12-18

3:30-5:30pm Tue. Jul. 9

Book Bug

Program includes time for games, reading, computer use, and much more. Stay for a short time or the whole thing, attendance will earn each child a free book to keep.

Augusta Memorial Public Library 113 North Stone St, Augusta

Cost: FREE

Age: Ages 11 and under

4-6pm Tue. Jul. 9

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

4:30-7:15pm Tue. Jul. 9

Tuesday Night Football Skills Camp

Willie McCalebb will be hosting a Tuesday Night Football Skills Camp. Ages 8-12 are from 4:30-5:45pm, and ages 13-19 are from 6-7:15pm. Register online.

Eau Claire Sport Warehouse 2983 11th St., Eau Claire

Cost: $10/athlete

4:30-6pm Tue. Jul. 9

Family Night

Games, crafts, and more. Bring the family for an evening of fun.

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

Cost: $5 + $1 additional child

Age: All ages

5-6pm Tue. Jul. 9

Adult Dance - Yoga, Conditioning and Contact Improvisation

This 6 week, donation-based class is for all-levels. Dance-yoga is a more flowing and expressive form of yoga that connects with music, and gain some conditioning (geared toward dancers but all welcome), and learning and jamming in Contact Improvisation.

Anandaworks Wellness Center 320 Putnam St ste 123, Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

5-6pm Tue. Jul. 9

Teen Summer Program: Writing Workshop

This one is geared for teens who like fan-fiction or are interested in creative writing. They will get some easy writing tips, an opportunity to peer edit, and some free writing time.

Altoona Public Library 1303 Lynn Ave., Altoona

Cost: FREE

Age: Teens age 12-18

5-6pm Tue. Jul. 9

Lung Health Conversations

As a Lung Health specialist with over 40 years in healthcare, Carol has a wealth of information to share about breathing problems. Bring your questions and learn how to better cope with lung disease. As an asthmatic herself, Carol knows what you are going through and can offer strategies that help.

Healing Choices Oasis LLC 2711 Pleasant St., Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

5:30-6:15pm Tue. Jul. 9

Tball For Tots

Tball for Tots will focus on the basic skills of running bases, hitting and throwing as well as many fun games. This is a great chance for 4 year olds to have fun learning in a non-competitive environment.

Devney Park Devney Dr., Altoona

Cost: Resident $30; Non-Resident $35

Age: Age 4yo

5:30-6:30pm Tue. Jul. 9

Medicare 101: An Educational Event

Medicare 101 provides a foundational understanding of the four parts of Medicare; Part A Hospital, Part B Medical, Part C Medicare Advantage and Part D Prescription Drug. Information will be provided on initial enrollment as well as additional enrollment periods pertaining to Part C options.

Insurance Associates 3413 Golf Road, Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

5:30pm Tue. Jul. 9

Lutheran Social Services Foster Parent Informational Meeting

Learn about what it takes to be a foster parent, how the skills you already have will help you, goals of the foster care process, how LLS provides training and assistance, and how foster parents work with biological families.

Lutheran Social Services 123 Graham Avenue, Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

5:30pm Tue. Jul. 9

Therapeutic Slow Flow Yoga

An hour of slow functional movement, supported by breath to help strengthen the body, ease your mind and connect with your spirit. Perfect for beginners, back health, mood management, arthritis, heart health, healthy aging and more. Medical modifications offered for a safe and effective practice.

Northwoods Therapy Health & Performance Center 1200 Oakleaf Way, Suite B, Eau Claire

Cost: $10

Age: All ages and Abilities

5:45-7:30pm Tue. Jul. 9

Eau Claire Buddhist Study Group

Led by Lama Yeshe from the Hay River Buddhist Meditation Center in Ridgeland, WI. Read, study and discuss Tibetan Buddhist teachings as presented in books by various authors. Meetings begin with a brief meditation followed by a review of the assigned reading and a discussion.

Unitarian Universalist Congregation 421 S. Farwell St., Eau Claire

Cost: Free will donation

Age: All Ages

6-7:30pm Tue. Jul. 9

Tainter Menomin Lake Improvement Association Monthly Meeting

No matter who you are, you live in a watershed and your voice matters. Come introduce yourself to other watershed citizens at this month's TMLIA meeting.

Dunn County Fish and Game Clubhouse 1600 Pine Ave, Menomonie

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

6-8pm Tue. Jul. 9

Amp Quiz Trivia at Gilligan'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.

Gilligan's 2542 8 1/4 Avenue, Chetek

Cost: FREE

Age: 21+

6-8pm Tue. Jul. 9

Schultz's Country Barn Summer Music Series

Summer music concerts in the scenic Schultz's Country Barn Tuesdays in summer. Check their website for a full and up-to-date schedule. June 4: Todd Barneson/Graham Barnes June 11: Kaiged Accoustics June 18: Jerry Brewer/Pirate Cody June 25: Gabe and Tyler Koxlien July 9: “Poppa Bear” Norton July 16: NO MUSIC ON VACATION July 23: Paul Bonstrom July 30: Matt Wahl August 6: Steve Szydel August 13: James Ignacio

Schultz’s Country Barn 50996 N. Main St., Eleva

Cost: FREE

6:30-7:30pm Tue. Jul. 9

Group Vibrational Sound Therapy

Audrey Van Wey, RN, Reiki Master, will do a soothing guided meditation followed by the relaxing sounds of singing bowls, tuning forks, and chimes to remove negativity and stress, leaving you feeling refreshed and rejuvenated. Please pay at the door.

Soulstice Wellness Center 1316 Fairfax Street #103 & #104, Eau Claire

Cost: $10

6:30pm Tue. Jul. 9

Tuesday Night Blues Concerts

The Chippewa Valley Blues Society hosts Tuesday evening concerts in Owen Park during the summer months. Features local favorites and a few from further flung locations. There'll be food vendors, great music, and an after party downtown at The Plus until 11pm.

Owen Park 1st Ave. and Water St., Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

6:30-7:30pm Tue. Jul. 9

Teen Litwits, Pizza edition

Talk about books you love (or hate) with other teens. Pizza and fizzy beverages will be served. Popular teen books will be raffled off at each meeting. June 11: Crush by Svetlana Chmakova, July 9: Skyward by Brandon Sanderson, August 13: On the Come Up by Angie Thomas

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

6:30-9pm Tue. Jul. 9

Charlie Parr feat. Jason Dea West

A wonderful night of music, food and summertime cheer. Jason Dea West of Intuitive Compass opens, Charlie Parr rounds the night out with knee-slapping backhome country folk music. SmokeStream Street Food will be serving dinner in the lot.

Zymurgy Brewing 624 Main Street. E, Menomonie

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

6:30pm Tue. Jul. 9

Tuesday Night Blues: Brian Naughton

Brian Naughton, a recording artist, singer, songwriter and guitarist born in St. Paul, Minnesota, possesses a signature sound driven by an energetic mix of Blues, Rock, Funk and Soul, originating far from the Twin Cities. There'll be food vendors and plenty of fun.

Owen Park 1st Ave. and Water St., Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

6:30-7:25pm Tue. Jul. 9

Beginning Social Dance Lessons

Learn the basic steps and turns in Swing and Rumba along with leading and following skills. Casual attire.

Register for location, Eau Claire

Cost: $39 per person for all 3 classes

Age: 16+

7-9pm Tue. Jul. 9

Amp Quiz Trivia at the Tomahawk Room

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.

Tomahawk Room 306 N. Bridge St., Chippewa Falls

Cost: FREE

Age: 21+

7-9pm Tue. Jul. 9

Amp Quiz Trivia at Sammy'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.

Sammy's Pizza 2812 London Rd, Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: 21+

7-9pm Tue. Jul. 9

Amp Quiz Trivia at Eau Galle Grille

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.

Eau Galle Grill & Saloon N383 County Road D, Eau Galle

Cost: FREE

Age: 21+

7-10pm Tue. Jul. 9

Poker Night

Play your cards right and win some free beer! The Growler Guys hosts a 10 week Texas Hold'em tournament. The winner of each week will advance to the Tournament of Champions game. Participation is given on a first come first serve basis with a 20 player max.

The Growler Guys 2832 London Road, Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: 21+

7-7:45pm Tue. Jul. 9

Beginner Ukulele for Adults

Covers proper technique, playing melody and chords, and basic music theory. I

Eau Claire Music School 1620 Ohm Avenue, Eau Claire

Cost: $48

7:30-9pm Tue. Jul. 9

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 Tue. Jul. 9

Ludington Guard Band

A community concert band that was officially organized in 1888 with roots going back to 1877. They play a variety of classical band music, marches, overtures, show tunes and novelty pieces.

Wilson Park - Band Shell Wilson Ave and 8th St, Menomonie

9:30-10:30pm Tue. Jul. 9

Popcorn and Planets: An Evening of Stargazing

An evening of star-gazing on the first cloudless night on the library lawn. Several planets should be viewable in early July. A telescope will be available. Look for other prominent objects in the night sky. Bring a ground blanket or folding chair and bug repellent.

Menomonie Public Library 600 Wolske Bay Rd, Menomonie

Cost: FREE

Ongoing Events For 07/09/2019

karaoke/DJ, galleries, classes, etc

T-ball 2

Every Tuesday, Thursday until Jul. 23, 6:30-8:30pm

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