Events For 07/11/2019

Thu. Jul. 11

Northern Wisconsin State Fair

Annual fair with food vendors, carnival, livestock exhibitions, crafts, homemaking and educational exhibits, and outstanding 4-H displays. More than a mile of midway thrills, great food stands, and free grandstand entertainment. Music events are at 8pm each day and require separate admission.

Northern Wisconsin State Fairgrounds 225 Edward St., Chippewa Falls

Cost: Ticket pricing information available online

7-11am Thu. Jul. 11

Breeding Bird Atlas Blitz

Spend the morning searching Beaver Creek to record as many breeding birds as possible. The Breeding Bird Atlas is a five-year citizen science project that aims to map the distribution and abundance of bird species breeding in Wisconsin. Registration required 2 days in advance.

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

Cost: FREE

Age: 18+

9am-9:59pm Thu. Jul. 11

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

9:30-10:15am Thu. Jul. 11

Little Kids Make Music - Class

Children and caregivers will sing, dance, and play instruments in this class. Solo singing is encouraged to develop listening, pitch-matching, and language skills. Concepts such as high and low, soft and loud, up and down are explored. Registration ongoing if space is available.

Eau Claire Music School 1620 Ohm Avenue, Eau Claire

Cost: $120 10-week course

Age: Ages 2 to 4

10am Thu. Jul. 11

Micon Summer Kids Movies

During the summer, Micon Cinemas in Chippewa Falls will show an array of kids movies for only a quarter! This summer, look forward to Cloudy with a Chance of Meatballs, Hotel Transylvania 3, Smallfoot, Space Jam, How to Train Your Dragon 3, Lego Movie 2, and more surprises to come!

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

Cost: 25¢ admission

10am-1pm Thu. Jul. 11

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

10:30-11:15am Thu. Jul. 11

Little Kids Make Music - Class

Children and caregivers will sing, dance, and play instruments in this class. Solo singing is encouraged to develop listening, pitch-matching, and language skills. Concepts such as high and low, soft and loud, up and down are developed through engaging activities. Registration ongoing is space is available.

Eau Claire Music School 1620 Ohm Avenue, Eau Claire

Cost: $120 10-week course

Age: Ages 2 to 4

noon-6pm Thu. Jul. 11

Chippewa Falls Farmers Market

Locally grown fresh fruits, vegetables and flowers, as well as locally made baked goods, salsas, jams, jellies, crafts, handcrafted items, and much more every Thursday.

Allen Park S. Bridge St., Chippewa Falls

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

noon-5pm Thu. Jul. 11

Eau Claire Downtown Farmers Market

Seasonal, locally grown vegetables and fruits, plus baked goods, dairy products, meat, honey, maple syrup, flowers, and more.

Phoenix Park 330 Riverfront Terrace, Eau Claire

Age: All ages

noon-7:01pm Thu. Jul. 11

Shelter Summer Sale

Stop by and shop new and gently used items. There will be tons of kennels, crates and small animal cages, aquariums, pet gates, pet supplies, toys, costumes/clothing, office supplies + much more. ECCHA summer apparel will be sold for 20% off. Tanks and T-shirts for $8.

Eau Claire County Humane Association 3900 Old Town Road, Eau Claire

Age: All Ages

1-3pm Thu. Jul. 11

Kid Kraft Day

A variety of classes will be taught by local artists on Thursdays this summer. Drop ins welcome. Limit of 12 participants.

Valley Art Gallery & Gifts 304 N. Bridge St, Chippewa Falls

Cost: FREE

Age: 6 and up

1:30pm Thu. Jul. 11

In the Dark

Discover what the darkest (or nearly darkest) places hold with experiments and activities.

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

Cost: FREE

Age: School age

1:30pm Thu. Jul. 11

Aliens: Escape from Earth

Come see how science experiments bring an intergalactic story to life! Presented by Science Tellers. Tickets are required for entrance. Free tickets are available one week in advance of the program.

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

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

2:30-3pm Thu. Jul. 11

Pop Up Science: Ice Orbs

Museum Playologists have several different fun and interactive science kits to break out with kids and explore all things STEAM-related! This week's activity is learning about ice orbs.

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

Cost: Free with Museum membership or admission

Age: All Ages

3-4pm Thu. Jul. 11

Let's Get Cooking: Rice Krispies

Learn about healthy snacks and basic food prep skills! You'll be able to take the tasty treat you create home with you, along with the lessons learned. This week's recipe is rice krispies. Drop in anytime during the one-hour window.

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

Cost: Free with Museum membership or admission

Age: All Ages

4:30-6:30pm Thu. Jul. 11

Pie and Ice Cream Social Fundraiser for Community Table

Meal includes: BBQs, Beans, Chips, Pickles, Pie, Ice Cream, Beverage. Event is hosted by the St. John’s Luth. Community Table Team. It's our yearly fundraiser which provides us with the funds to continue serving meals at the Eau Claire Community Table.

St. John's Lutheran Church 1804 Highland Ave., Eau Claire

Cost: $6.50 BBQ, Baked Beans, Chips, Pie, Ice Cream, Beverage or $3.50 Pie, Ice Cream, Beverage

Age: All Ages

5:30-6:15pm Thu. Jul. 11

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

5:30-8:30pm Thu. Jul. 11

Burger King Classic Car Show

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

Burger King - West Side 2833 North Clairemont Ave, Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

5:30-7pm Thu. Jul. 11

Advance Your Asana: Pranayama

A series of breath techniques woven into a slow vinyasa class to deepen your practice. Pranayama are breathing exercises which clear the physical and emotional obstacles in our body to free the flow of prana - life energy.

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

Cost: $20 ($16 for members)

Age: 16+

6-8pm Thu. Jul. 11

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+

6pm Thu. Jul. 11

Sounds Like Summer Concert Series: Savannah Smith + Humbird + Seasaw

Savannah Smith sounds more poised and sure of herself than ever on her new album “Leo.” Humbird stretches between experimental folk and environmental Americana to embrace the unexpected. Meg Golz and Eve Wilczewski form an indie-pop duo Seasaw.

Phoenix Park 330 Riverfront Terrace, Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

6-10pm Thu. Jul. 11

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. Jul. 11

The Late 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: 13+

6:15-6:45pm Thu. Jul. 11

One Day Wonders- Barnyard Fun

Moo, Clack, Neigh, Oink, Cluck, Baaa! You'll be able to show off your animal voices after creating these fun barnyard animals. Parents bring your child and enjoy some bonding. During this time you will read a story, make a craft and have snack time.

Altoona City Park Recreation Center 2303 Garfield Ave., Altoona

Cost: Resident-$8; Non-Resident $10

Age: Ages 2-4

6:30-8:30pm Thu. Jul. 11

Free Family Movie

Bring the whole family for our Free Family Movie Series this summer provided by River of Life at the Old State Theater in Menomonie. Free popcorn.

River of Life 639 Broadway Street South, Menomonie

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

6:35pm Thu. Jul. 11

Eau Claire Express vs Waterloo Bucks

The Eau Claire Express play against the Waterloo Bucks.

Eau Claire Express Stadium - Carson Park 702 Carson Park Drive, Eau Claire

Cost: $9 GA, $11 Reserved Grandstand, $14 Reserved Box, $28 Fan Deck; Season Tickets Available

Age: All Ages

7-9pm Thu. Jul. 11

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+

7-8:30pm Thu. Jul. 11

Music Over Menomin: Pit Wagon

Pit Wagon is friends first, band-mates second; they’re tight on stage and off. Pit Wagon established themselves with a collection of songs for drinkin’ and thinkin’ with a light-hearted touch.

Menomonie Public Library 600 Wolske Bay Rd, Menomonie

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

7-10pm Thu. Jul. 11

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+

7-8pm Thu. Jul. 11

Colfax Music in the Park

Rain location is the Colfax Fairgrounds building on Railroad Avenue. Bring your lawn chair. Popcorn and root beer floats will be sold at the concerts. Annual pie sale by the Colfax Municipal Building Restoration Group on August 15.

Tower Park Main Street and Highway 40, Colfax

Cost: FREE

7:30-10:30pm Thu. Jul. 11

On Tour: Electric 6

Electric 6 is a rock band on tour from Detroit with over 14 studio albums under their belt. They'll be joined by Kyle Shutt of The Sword

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

Cost: $15

7:30-9pm Thu. Jul. 11

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+

8-10pm Thu. Jul. 11

Hairball at the Northern Wisconsin State Fair

See Hairball, "A Bombastic Celebration of Arena Rock," at the Northern Wisconsin State Fair. VIP seats are $125, Infield $20, and Grandstand is free. Infield and Grandstand Seats do not include fair admission.

Northern Wisconsin State Fairgrounds 225 Edward Street, Chippewa Falls

Cost: VIP $125, Infield $20, Grandstand FREE

Age: 21+

8:30pm Thu. Jul. 11

Clear Water Comedy Presents: Tommy Thompson

Funny man Tommy Thompson has a brand of comedy as unique as he is. His emphatic, high energy delivery makes him fun to see time and again. He dishes out laughs with a distinct style- his storytelling perspective will leave you laughing non-stop.

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. Jul. 11

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

9pm Thu. Jul. 11

Fire House Summer Music Series

The Eau Claire Fire House hosts an evening concert series on Thursdays in summer. Jul. 11 Lullaby Language Jul. 18 David Janecke Jul. 25 Asparagus Aug. 1 Double Grave Aug. 8 Elvessa Aug. 15 Sage Leary Aug. 22 Purple Funk Metropolis with The Patients Aug. 29 Uncommon Denominator

The Eau Claire Fire House 202 Gibson St., Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

9:30-10:30pm Thu. Jul. 11

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 07/11/2019

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