Events For 07/16/2019

9am-9:59pm Tue. Jul. 16

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

9:30-11:30am Tue. Jul. 16

Lily Pad Lab's Little Summer Camp

Spend time doing activities from all your favorite Lily Pad Lab Classes: Tiny Scientists, Test Kitchen, Meaning Messes and Music and Motor! Sensory fun, art, science, gardening, snacking, and more. Group activities, stations, story times, games and a healthy snack.

Lily Pad Lab 2524 Golf ROad, Eau Claire

Cost: $25 for 1 day

Age: Ages 2-6

10-11am Tue. Jul. 16

Traveling Tuesdays: Fire Station

Tuesday morning playgroups are on the move. This morning, the playgroup travels to the Fire Station. Field trip starts at 10:00 at field trip site or meet at 9:30 at River Source Family Center to caravan.

Fire Station 1301 Chippewa Crossing Blvd, Chippewa Falls

Cost: FREE

Age: 0-5 years

10am-4pm Tue. Jul. 16

Realistic Acrylic Painting: A Two Day Workshop with Matt Philleo

Paint a realistic acrylic portrait that you can be proud of. Professional portrait painter Matt Philleo will teach you step-by-step, how to sketch accurately, blend values, colors, skin tones, and add detail that will make your portrait look real. All materials will be supplied.

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

Cost: $310

Age: Adult

10-11:30am Tue. Jul. 16

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. 16

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. 16

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. 16

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. 16

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. 16

​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. 16

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. 16

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

1:30-3pm Tue. Jul. 16

DIY Discovery: Shoebox Diorama

Design the Room of Requirement, the Boxcar Children's train car, or other favorite storybook scenes in your very own shoebox diorama. 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

2:30-4:30pm Tue. Jul. 16

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. 16

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. 16

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

4:30-6:30pm Tue. Jul. 16

Youth Art Workshop - Upcycle

Part of BaredFeet, Co.'s FREE Youth Art Workshops, where local professional artists share their trade with youth to help them build their tools for self-expression. Register by the day of the event by email with child's name and age and title of workshop.

Anandaworks Wellness Education Center 320 Putnam St Ste 123, Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: Grades 3-8

4:30-6pm Tue. Jul. 16

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. 16

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

5-8pm Tue. Jul. 16

Cars & Trucks: Downtown Car Show

Head to Grand & Graham Ave for car & motorcycle shows, food trucks, music, and more.

Graham & Grand Avenue, Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

5-6:30pm Tue. Jul. 16

Teen Summer Program: Cheesy Movie BINGO

The library will be showing the cheesiest Hallmark-type movie you can think of and playing bingo using all the tropes and cliches.

Altoona Public Library 1303 Lynn Ave., Altoona

Cost: FREE

Age: Teens age 12-18

5:30-6:15pm Tue. Jul. 16

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

5:30pm Tue. Jul. 16

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. 16

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

6-8pm Tue. Jul. 16

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+

6-9pm Tue. Jul. 16

Ukulele Klub of Eau Claire (UKE)

All levels and ages of ukulele players (and listeners & singers) are welcome. Social hour begins at 6 pm, music starts at 7 pm. If you wish to lead a song, please bring at least 20 copies of the music to share.

Galloway Grille 409 Galloway St., Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

6pm Tue. Jul. 16

Eau Claire Cavaliers Baseball

See a hometown baseball game with the Eau Claire Cavaliers baseball team. Their primary location is Carson Park Stadium, but check their website for information and update about upcoming games.

Carson Park 100 Carson Park Dr., Eau Claire

Cost: $5 adults; $1 students 18 & under; children 5 & under FREE; season ticket options available

Age: All ages

6-8pm Tue. Jul. 16

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

6-8pm Tue. Jul. 16

Eastside Hill Walking Tour

Explore the history and architecture of the Eastside Hill led by UWEC Archivist Greg Kocken and co-sponsored by the Eastside Hill Neighborhood Association. The tour will cover about 1.5 miles.

Boyd Park 1202 Fairway St., Eau Claire

Cost: $5 adults, $2 children (5-17), CVM members are FREE, Cash Only

Age: All Ages

6:30pm Tue. Jul. 16

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

6:30pm Tue. Jul. 16

Tuesday Night Blues: Howard 'Guitar' Luedtke and Blue Max

One of the most versatile band's around, Howard "Guitar" Luedtke & Blue Max is a Western Wisconsin rock blues band, that performs all over Wisconsin and Minnesota. 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. 16

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. 16

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. 16

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. 16

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. 16

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+

7-8:30pm Tue. Jul. 16

Model Rocketry

This program is intended for upper elementary to high school youth. Email to register.

Menomonie Public Library 600 Wolske Bay Rd, Menomonie

Cost: Free (Pre-registration is required, by June 25th)

Age: 12+

7-7:45pm Tue. Jul. 16

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. 16

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. 16

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

Ongoing Events For 07/16/2019

karaoke/DJ, galleries, classes, etc

Lion King Week

Every Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday until Jul. 19, noon-7pm

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