Events For 08/23/2019

8am-5pm Fri. Aug. 23

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

8:30am Fri. Aug. 23

Bright Smiles Golf Outing Fundraiser

Play in a Shotgun tournament; while learning about our nonprofit and helping the children in the community. Games, raffles, a 50/50, and Packer Alumni, Darrell Thompson, will be playing and taking pictures/signing autographs.

Whispering Pines Golf Course County Rd. X, Cadott

Cost: $150 4 person team includes carts, 18-holes, lunch, welcome bag

Age: All Ages

9:30am-8:30pm Fri. Aug. 23

Journey into Happiness

Life-changing teachings direct from India. This event is being broadcast simultaneously in 40+ locations across the US and Canada and has impacted and transformed people's lives opening up happiness, joy, love and peace + deeper states of awakening and beyond.

RANWW Conference Center 3460 Mall Drive, Eau Claire

Cost: Early Bird $150; General Admission $200

Age: 14+

11am-2pm Fri. Aug. 23

Learn to Spin Yarn

This Class is for beginner Spinners. Beginners will learn to spin yarn and how the wheel works. Loose fibers from a local farm will be provided. As well as various fibers for sale. Bring your own wheel or learn on one provided for you. Seats are very limited. Pre-registration is required.

Blue Boxer Arts 416 S Barstow Street, Eau Claire

Cost: $55

Age: Ages 13+

noon Fri. Aug. 23

Radler Ruckus

Radler is the German term for a mixture of beer and fruit soda or lemonade, a beer/soda combo designed to refresh and rejuvenate bicyclists. Enjoy Zymurgy's wheat beers with specially-made lemon soda or craft ginger ale. Bike down to the brewery and show your helmet for a $1 off your first radler.

Zymurgy Brewing 624 Main Street. E, Menomonie

Cost: FREE

Age: 21+

3-5pm Fri. Aug. 23

Teen Summer Program: Movie Friday

The library is offering a free movie for teens every Friday afternoon in August! Those in attendance get to vote on that day's film. Snack provided!

Altoona Public Library 1303 Lynn Ave., Altoona

Cost: FREE

Age: Teens age 12-18

5-7pm Fri. Aug. 23

Anti-Bullying Seminar

Research shows that bullying peaks in the 5th, 6th and 7th grades. The goal of this program is to minimize the effects of predatory behavior in grade school and middle school-aged children. This will be accomplished through role playing, small group discussions and empathy training.

Visit Eau Claire Experience Center (Inside the Pablo Center) 128 Graham Ave., Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: 5 yrs and up

5-11pm Fri. Aug. 23

Relay for Life of the Chippewa Valley

Food trucks, live music from local bands, bounce houses and many more activities, luminaria ceremony, and survivor dinner. Raises cancer funds for current patients as well as survivors.

Phoenix Park 330 Riverfront Terrace, Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

5:30-8:30pm Fri. Aug. 23

Kelsey Miles at Together Farms Burger Nights

Miles is one of Wisconsin's newest and hottest high-energy rock, blues, and soul performers. Burgers are made on the farm using 100% grass-fed beef. BYO chairs, tables, and blankets. Sides, beer, wine, and GF & vegetarian options.

Together Farms W93 Norden Rd, Mondovi

Cost: Food priced at $10-25

6-8pm Fri. Aug. 23

Draw Your Own Henna Workshop

Practice the designs and application of the henna paste. You will learn how to care for your new tattoo and by the end of the class, you will walk away with a beautiful design on your hand! Bring and friend and draw on each other.

Blue Boxer Arts 416 S Barstow Street, Eau Claire

Cost: $20

Age: Ages 13+

6:30-10pm Fri. Aug. 23

Food Truck Cinema

Enjoy a meal and a movie under the beautiful Altoona sky. Eat, drink and be merry with a variety of delicious food truck options while enjoying a flick on the giant movie screen.

Prevea Amphitheater in River Prairie Park 1419 Front Porch Place, Altoona

Cost: FREE movie; Food Truck prices may vary

Age: All Ages

7-10pm Fri. Aug. 23

Tunes at the Tasting Lounge

Every Friday you can enjoy locally produced wines and spirits while listening to an array of local musicians. Check out Infinity Beverages' Facebook page or website before swinging down for updates and musician details.

Infinity Beverages Winery & Distillery 3460 Mall Drive, Eau Claire

Age: 21+

7pm Fri. Aug. 23

Races at Red Cedar Speedway

The Red Cedar Speedway is a WISSOTA sanctioned track with weekly stock car races. The events are cash-only. Check out the 40th Annual Punky Manor Challenge of Champions 3-day tournament in September.

Red Cedar Speedway 1700 block of Stout Rd., Dunn County Recreation Park, Menomonie

Cost: Pit: $30 GA or $25 with membership, Grandstand: $15 for adults, $10 for students/60+; FREE for kids 12 and under

Age: All Ages

7pm Fri. Aug. 23

August Music at the Potters Shed

Enjoy live music by regional and national bands at the coolest outdoor music venue in Northwest Wisconsin! Concerts every Friday night from Memorial Day to Labor Day and a few extra nights for good measure. The Shed is family friendly so…

Potters Shed 260 Industrial Blvd., Shell Lake

Age: All Ages

7-9pm Fri. Aug. 23

Live Music: Another August

Menomonie-based singer songwriter couple write and play a tasteful mixture of acoustic folk and indie music written from life experiences and fragments of poetry. Experience the waning sounds of late summer at in the taproom.

Zymurgy Brewing 624 Main Street. E, Menomonie

Cost: FREE

7-9pm Fri. Aug. 23

Live Sketching by Nishant Jain (Sneaky Artist)

Nishant will demonstrate his techniques of Sneaky Art - sketching live on location while discussing his style of art, urban sketching techniques and experiences from drawing around town. On display will be several travel sketchbooks as well as his coffee table book, "Sneaky Art of Eau Claire".

The Volume One Gallery (Inside The Local Store) 205 N. Dewey St., Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

7:30-9:30pm Fri. Aug. 23

Eau Claire International Folk Dancers

A weekly recreational international dance group where you dance the dances of many lands. Come and join us whenever you like. No partners necessary. Wear comfortable clothes and soft-soled, non-marking clean shoes. First Fridays of the month are specialized for beginners.

YMCA Fitness Center 206 Emery St., Eau Claire

Cost: Usually $2/night; more if live music

7:30-9pm Fri. Aug. 23

Gun and a Motel Bible - Eau Claire Premiere

Eau Claire Memorial graduate, Daniel Floren, brings his play home from the Hollywood Fringe Festival to Eau Claire. Pete's got a gun, and he's ready to use it. He checks into a motel room, only to find Gideon - the chatty bible on the bedside table.

The Grand Theatre 102 W. Grand Ave., Eau Claire

Cost: $15GA, $10 for students

Age: 14+

8pm Fri. Aug. 23

Live Music: "The Part Time Duo"

Full of great cover songs that are great to sing and dance to, sprinkled with their own brand of comedy. They play a wide variety of music but play to what is catered to the crowd. Classic rock, oldies, country, 80s, 90s, and modern hits. A very fun, fast paced, light hearted show.

The Plus 208 S. Barstow St, Eau Claire

8-11pm Fri. Aug. 23

Live Music: Dawn Marie

For years, vocalist Dawn Marie, has been captivating audiences with her strong vocals and energizing stage presence. A creative soul, Marie began writing years before a life on stage was the norm. She began working with producer John Beland and his team on two country songs in 2016.

Cowboy Jack's 1432 Front Porch Place, Altoona

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

8-9:30pm Fri. Aug. 23

Live Concert: The Midwest Project

The Midwest Project is a new quartet lead by pianist Colin Heshmat, who will present original composition inspired by working and playing in the Chicago, Minneapolis-St. Paul, and Eau Claire areas. Colin will be joined by Sue Orfield on saxophone, Jeremy Boettcher on Bass, and Shane Leonard on drums.

Pablo Center at the Confluence 120 Graham Avenue, Eau Claire

Cost: $12

Age: All Ages

8pm Fri. Aug. 23

Them Coulee Boys Album Launch Party with the Driftless Sisters

Founded in late 2013, Them Coulee Boys have quickly become a force on the Midwest music scene. Soren Staff, Beau Janke, Jens Staff, Neil Krause, and Patrick Phalen IV work together as a well-oiled alt-folk machine to craft songs and live shows that have impressed audiences nationwide.

Pablo Center at the Confluence 120 Graham Avenue, Eau Claire

Cost: $20

8:30-11:30pm Fri. Aug. 23

Late Night Jazz: Josh Gallagher Trio

Josh Gallagher is a native of Eau Claire, WI. In 2002, he went to Berklee College of music in Boston, MA on full scholarship.

The Oxbow Hotel 516 Galloway St., Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

9pm Fri. Aug. 23

Live Music: Jackson Taylor

This Artist’s fans describe as “An honest, genuine country boy.” Jackson isn’t your variety/cover songs artist. He plays what he can relate to “That’s the only way I can have my whole heart in it.” he states. You can relate to his songs he writes, and as he puts his own take on most covers.

Stones Throw 304 Eau Claire St., Eau Claire

Cost: $5

Age: 21+

9pm-2am Fri. Aug. 23

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+

9:30pm-1:30am Fri. Aug. 23

Variety Sound and Entertainment

Variety Sound and Entertainment, also known as VSE, will be wrapping the summer in O'Leary's every Friday and Saturday night in August. Bring your friends and family out for some karaoke and music at your request.

Americas Best Value Inn-O'Leary's Pub 809 W. Clairemont Ave, Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: 21+

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