Events For 08/22/2019

8am-5pm Thu. Aug. 22

McIntyre Library Book Sale

Huge book sale! $1 hardcovers, $.50 paperbacks, $.50 children's books; $5 a bag. Cash only.

McIntyre Library, UW-Eau Claire UW-Eau Claire, Eau Claire

Age: All Ages

9-11:25am Thu. Aug. 22

Healthy Living With Diabetes

Adults of All Ages who have type 2 diabetes, pre-diabetes, or who live with someone that does. This workshop helps you build skills and confidence in your ability to manage your condition.

Augusta Senior and Community Center 616 West Washington St., Augusta

Cost: FREE

Age: Adults of all ages

9:30-10:15am Thu. Aug. 22

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

9:30-11am Thu. Aug. 22

Stand in the Light Memory Choir Fall Season

Fall season begins with rehearsals on August 22nd and ends on November 21st with the fall concert. Registration will be done at rehearsals.

Lutheran Church of the Good Shepherd 1120 Cedar St., Eau Claire

Cost: Suggested $20.00 registration per person

Age: People in early-mid memory loss

10am-noon Thu. Aug. 22

Indianhead Chapter of the American Sewing Guild

Solvy Sandwich, ASG member Linda Marie Rogers will demonstrate the use of Solvy Water Soluble Stabilizer and will explain the many uses for it in our own projects.

Trinity Lutheran Church 1314 E. Lexington Blvd., Eau Claire

10am-2:30pm Thu. Aug. 22

Bridging Memories: A Day for Families of Those with Dementia

Bridging Memories for those living with dementia and their family members. Find joy and humor in your journey by bridging memories together. Guest Host: Jim Adams - author of "Other Me's". Registration required. Pontoon rides, nature walks, photo booth, free lunch and more.

Kamp Kenwood 19161 79th Avenue, Chippewa Falls

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

10am Thu. Aug. 22

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. Aug. 22

Beginning Portrait Drawing

Learn the basic principles of portrait drawing in this two-hour class. The goal will be to learn techniques for drawing features of the face as well as techniques on shading, blending and proportion.

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

Cost: $45

Age: All Ages

10:30-11:15am Thu. Aug. 22

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. Aug. 22

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. Aug. 22

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

3-7pm Thu. Aug. 22

Dabble Day Maker Fest

Kids of all ages can let their creative energy flow into a work of art or craft. Dabble in STEAM (Science Technology Engineering Art and Math.) Explore hands-on activities and demos. Live music from Klezmazel from 3-4pm and Greg Gilbertson from 4:30-6pm. Smokestream food truck is selling food from 3-7pm.

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

Cost: FREE to attend

Age: All Ages

5-7pm Thu. Aug. 22

WPR's Listener Appreciation Event

Join WPR for refreshments, yard games, WPR freebies and a meet-and-greet with WPR hosts and journalists. Meet "Central Time" host Rob Ferrett, "The West Side" host Dean Kallenbach, reporter Rich Kremer, "Spectrum West" host Al Ross, editor Liz Dohms and other WPR staff.

River Prairie Center 1445 Front Porch Place, Altoona

Cost: FREE, but RSVP online

5:30-8:30pm Thu. Aug. 22

Burger King Classic Car Show

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

Burger King - Hastings Way 926 S. Hastings Way, Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

6-8pm Thu. Aug. 22

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. Aug. 22

Sounds Like Summer Concert Series: Travis Lee + Eggplant Heroes + The Rattlenecks

Travis Lee’s multi-faceted music is a large yet hushed pop rock sound that calls to mind West Coast sunsets and late night drives. Eggplant Heroes play music that spans folk, gospel and literary traditions. The Rattlenecks was formed by local music veterans, mixing their old chemistry into a new batch of songs.

Phoenix Park 330 Riverfront Terrace, Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

6-10pm Thu. Aug. 22

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+

6-9pm Thu. Aug. 22

Open Mic at Dancing Yarrow

Hosted by Rock Creek Song Dogs the mic is open for musicians, comedians, poets and storytellers come to listen all are welcome.

Farm to Fork Retreat at Dancing Yarrow S193 County Rd BB, Mondovi

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

6-9pm Thu. Aug. 22

Johnny's Cooking Class: From Land to Sea

Three Course Class featuring Beef Wellington Appetizer, Sea Bass Entree and a Perfectly Paired Dessert. Learn from the master about all things Land to Sea, and everything in between. Bring questions for Shawn, the class will end with an informal Q & A.

Johnny's Italian Steakhouse 4751 Owen Ayres Court, Eau Claire

Cost: $75 (plus taxes & fees)

6-9pm Thu. Aug. 22

Open Mic at Farm to Fork

Share your talents. Hosted by the witty & talented Rock Creek Song Dogs.

Farm to Fork Retreat at Dancing Yarrow S193 County Road BB, Mondovi

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

6-8pm Thu. Aug. 22

Dress Your Heart Fashion Show in the Greenhouse

See the latest fashions from the Mustard Seed Boutique, in the beauty of the Down to Earth greenhouse, sipping a refreshing lemonade and enjoying delicious appetizers! Twin Cities fashion consultant Sarah Bechard will be speaking on dressing for success.

Down To Earth Garden Center 6025 Arndt Ln., Eau Claire

6:15-6:45pm Thu. Aug. 22

One Day Wonders- Cowboys & Cowgirls

Giddy-Up so you don't miss out on feeling like a cowboy or cowgirl for the night. All Cowboys and Cowgirls are encouraged to dress in their favorite western outfit. 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

6:15-7pm Thu. Aug. 22

Pigskin Pals

Bring your little ones to learn the basics of flag football. We will go over throwing, catching, kicking, punting, hand-offs, positions and much more in a fun and laid back atmosphere.

Cinder City Park- Hagen Field 2300 Spooner Ave., Altoona

Cost: Resident $30; Non-Resident $35

Age: Ages 3-5

6:30-7:30pm Thu. Aug. 22

Yoga & Beer

Enjoy a chill 60 minute yoga practice before you enjoy some tasty beer. There will be a few extra mats to use.

Modicum Brewing 3732 Spooner Ave, Altoona

Cost: Sliding scale: $5-15

6:30-9pm Thu. Aug. 22

GOTR Glow Scavenger Hunt

Starting at the Boys and Girls Club, teams (3-5 people) (family, or friends or coworkers!) weave their way through downtown Eau Claire, completing challenges and solving clues. GOTR GLOW will begin at 7pm and finalize at 9pm. Team check-in starts at 6:30pm. Register online.

Boys and Girls Club of the Greater Chippewa Valley, Mary Marquart Center 1005 Oxford Avenue, Eau Claire

Cost: Early Bird Pricing $50 per team. $60 after August 12th.

Age: All Ages

6:45pm Thu. Aug. 22

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. Aug. 22

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+

7-10pm Thu. Aug. 22

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. Aug. 22

Herbal Immersion Walk with River Prairie Apothecary

Learn about a variety of medicinal herbs and experience their healing properties. Participants should dress for the weather, and bring a notepad. Bring a small bag & scissors as you will most likely go home with some fresh herbs. Well-behaved children interested in plants are welcome.

The Broom & Crow 106 E. Grand Ave., Eau Claire

Cost: $10

Age: All Ages

7-9pm Thu. Aug. 22

Blaine and Leah Howard at Caffe Tempo

Blaine and Leah Howard make their first ever appearance at Caffe Tempo bringing their music and style to our new Southside location.

Caffe Tempo 2530 Golf Road, Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

7:30-9pm Thu. Aug. 22

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+

8:30pm Thu. Aug. 22

Clear Water Comedy Presents: David Tveite

David Tveite is a tall, perpetually embarrassed Caucasian fellow with what the Washington Post described as “the moptop haircut and mischievous grin of a 12-year-old boy.” By turns dark, silly and uncomfortably honest- he is a grown up child becoming an adult.

The Plus 208 S. Barstow St, Eau Claire

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

Age: 18+ recommended

8:30-11pm Thu. Aug. 22

Vinyl Nights: Matt Mabis

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. Aug. 22

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

9pm-2am Thu. Aug. 22

Karaoke Night at Hallie Bar & Grill

Come out and sing! Great sounding audio system and professional hosts make this an awesome place for a night out.

Hallie Bar & Grill 1713 Hwy OO, Chippewa Falls

Cost: FREE

Age: 21+

Ongoing Events For 08/22/2019

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