Events For 01/25/2020

8am-10pm Sat. Jan. 25

21st Annual Locopalooza Show Choir Competition

21st annual show choir competition hosted at Altoona High School featuring teams from Wisconsin and Minnesota.

Altoona High School 711 7th Street West, Altoona

Cost: $15 all day, $12 day only, $10 finals only

Age: All Ages

8:30am-10:30pm Sat. Jan. 25

Artology

Watch your child's creativity flourish through art. This 8-week program covers a variety of techniques that are great for students of all artistic levels.

Haas Fine Arts Center 121 Water St., Eau Claire

Cost: $99

9am-noon Sat. Jan. 25

ACT Test Preparation

Help your high school student get better prepared for the ACT through one-on-one attention by expert instructors. This holistic course provides a comprehensive review of the test, but also focuses in on the specific subject matters that will be covered.

UW Eau Claire Campus 105 Garfield Avenue, Eau Claire

Cost: $199

Age: Grades 10-12

9-9:30am Sat. Jan. 25

Bird Feeder Workshop

Bring the kids to create a birdfeeder for your yard. They will have everything you need to create a peanut butter pinecone birdfeeder. The workshop is an open house, make-it take-it set up.

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

Cost: $3/birdfeeder

9am-noon Sat. Jan. 25

Open Play

Kids - bring your parents, grandparents or caregivers in and spend some quality time being creative, imaginative and just plain having fun and making memories!

Tiny Tots Playhouse 320 S. Wisconsin St., Fall Creek

Cost: $5/child, free for adults and infants under 12 months

Age: All Ages

9am-1pm Sat. Jan. 25

Menomonie Farmer's Market - Winter Market

Local producers only farmer's market featuring Menomonie area farmers, bakeries, food producers and artists. Free parking.

Raw Deal 603 S. Broadway St., Menomonie

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

9-9:30am Sat. Jan. 25

Little Artists

Participants will create works of art as they learn and practice techniques such as a drawing, painting and sculpture. This program will introduce several concepts in a fun, hands-on, age-appropriate way, including color, form, texture, dimensions and so much more.

Eau Claire YMCA 700 Graham Ave., Eau Claire

Cost: $30 members, $40 non-members

Age: Ages 3-5

9am-4pm Sat. Jan. 25

Timber Wolf Winter Ecology Workshop

The Timber Wolf Information Network (TWIN) will hold a two-day winter wolf ecology workshop at Beaver Creek. TWIN members discuss wolf ecology, population biology, management issues and field study techniques including winter tracking field trip into wolf territory.

Wise Nature Center, Beaver Creek Reserve S1 Cty Rd. K, Fall Creek

Cost: Cost: Friends $65, Nonmembers $70 ($13 per night for lodging)

9am-noon Sat. Jan. 25

Lily Pad Lab's Birthday Party

Celebrate Lily Pad Lab's seventh year. Decorate cupcakes, make slime and a craft to take home, paint, play with sensory bins, and more. Activities are geared towards ages 2-7, but all ages are welcome to attend! Registration is required. Last day to register is Thursday, January 23rd.

Lily Pad Lab 2524 Golf Rd Ste 2D, Eau Claire

Cost: $10 per child. Adults and children under 1 are FREE!

Age: Ages 0-8

9:30am-noon Sat. Jan. 25

Tree and Shrub ID in Winter

This program will point out unique bud and bark characteristics of many of our native trees and shrubs, making identification possible even in winter! A power-point and a hands-on session inside will be followed by an outdoor hike.

Beaver Creek Reserve S1 County Road K, Fall Creek

Cost: $6-9

10am-4pm Sat. Jan. 25

Pine Cone Bird Feeder Workshop

Bring the kids to create a peanut butter pinecone birdfeeder for your yard. The workshop is an open house, make-it take-it set up.

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

Cost: $3/birdfeeder

Age: All Ages

10am-noon Sat. Jan. 25

Animal Signs Hike: Snowshoe Edition

Join a naturalist for this chilling adventure and showshoe your way throughout the reserve to find different types of animals signs in and around the snow. Snowshoes are provided, but if you have your own you’re welcome to bring them! Please dress for the weather.

Beaver Creek Reserve S1 County Road K, Fall Creek

Cost: $5-7

Age: Kids 8+

10am-1pm Sat. Jan. 25

Weekend Brunch: Brady Didion

A farm-focused weekend brunch (served 7am-1pm) with lively instrumental tunes from Didion. The kitchen offers an array of midwestern and other brunch classics, and from the bar pick from a variety of classic and original morning drinks.

The Oxbow Hotel 516 Galloway St., Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

10am-9pm Sat. Jan. 25

Sports Cards, Coin & Collectibles Show

Show runs full mall hours and features 40+ dealer tables!. Buying, selling, trading with appraisals offered. Sports & Entertainment Wax, Autographed sports items, sports collectibles, vintage sports items, card sets, coins, gold/silver, currency, Magic, Pokemon, and more.

Oakwood Mall 4800 Golf Rd., Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

10:15am Sat. Jan. 25

Family Storytime

All storytimes feature an assortment of stories, rhymes, fingerplays, flannels, music, and movement. No registration required.

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

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

10:45am-noon Sat. Jan. 25

Lily Pad Lab's Birthday Party

Celebrate Lily Pad Lab's seventh year. Decorate cupcakes, make slime and a craft to take home, paint, play with sensory bins, and more. Activities are geared towards ages 2-7, but all ages are welcome to attend! Registration is required. Last day to register is Thursday, January 23rd.

Lily Pad Lab 2524 Golf Rd Ste 2D, Eau Claire

Cost: $10 per child. Adults and children under 1 are FREE!

Age: Ages 0-8

11-11:45am Sat. Jan. 25

Toddler-Caregiver Movement Class

Help your toddler move through the developmental stages of movement and increase their capacity for learning! The class will tire their bodies and allow them to move creatively.

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

Cost: FREE

Age: 5 and under with an adult

11am-7pm Sat. Jan. 25

3rd Annual Chili Cook-Off & Bean Bag tournament

Vets Fighting 4 Vets hosts this Third Annual Chili Cook off and Bean bag tournament, this time at our new Sponsored location: Dean and Sue’s bar & grill in Menomonie WI. A day of fun for a good cause. Official details to follow on Facebook.

Dean & Sue’s Bar & Grill 2002 Midway Rd., Menomonie

11am-2pm Sat. Jan. 25

Learn to Spin Yarn

This Class is for beginner Spinners. Students will learn to spin yarn and how the spinning wheel works. Loose fibers from a local farm will be provided as well as various fibers for sale. All materials included. Pre-registration is required. Space is limited.

Tangled Up in Hue 505 S. Barstow St., Suite B, Eau Claire

Cost: $60

Age: Ages 13+

11-11:30am Sat. Jan. 25

Meditation Free Group Session

If you are new to meditation and want to get some pointers, or if you are a seasoned “professional” and want to bask in the glow of other like-minded creatures, come to this always free session.

Inner Peace University 505 S. Dewey St., Suite 108, Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

1-2pm Sat. Jan. 25

Contact Improvisation Beginner- 4 Part Series

Learn the basics of Contact Improvisation and deepen listening and mindfulness, gain ability to surrender control, build serious strength, and experience connection to others. Register by email.

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

Cost: FREE

Age: 16+

1-2:30pm Sat. Jan. 25

WriteLab

Allows for collaboration and idea-sharing as our group will help each other through the creative process by providing ideas and opinions while participating in fun and challenging writing activities and prompts.

Eau Claire YMCA 700 Graham Ave., Eau Claire

Cost: $20 member, $30 community

Age: Ages 11-16

1-4pm Sat. Jan. 25

Art Class with Schaefer & Miles

An inspiring drawing and painting session for the artistic and not so artistic. Explore the painting or drawing media of your choice: Watercolor, Acrylic, Oil, Pastels, Pencil, Charcoal, ink and colored pencil, this is your studio time with co-creatives.

Artisan Forge Studios 1106 Mondovi Road Suite 15, Eau Claire

Cost: $35-40 with Supplies

Age: Adult and Teen

2pm Sat. Jan. 25

Eau Claire Chamber Orchestra: Family & Friends

This is a concert designed to introduce young listeners to the world of classical music, followed by our instrument petting zoo. This concert is featuring "Carnival of the Animals" by Saint-Saens and "Doll's House Story" by Istvan Marta.

Pablo Center at the Confluence 120 Graham Avenue, Eau Claire

Cost: FREE but Registration required

2-3pm Sat. Jan. 25

Make Your Own Lip Balm

Learn how to make your own lip balm from natural ingredients including beeswax, calendula infused avocado oil, shea butter and essential oils.

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

Cost: $15

Age: All Ages

4-8pm Sat. Jan. 25

All You Can Eat Spaghetti Feed + Silent Auction

Come one, come all to Chippewa Valley Roller Derby's 10th annual all you can eat Spaghetti Feed + Silent Auction. Meat and vegetarian sauce options available. To-go dinners also available. Includes desserts baked with love by CVRD skaters.

VFW Club 305 1300 Starr Ave, Eau Claire

Cost: Adults $8, Kids $5

Age: All Ages

4pm-2am Sat. Jan. 25

My Office Presents: Time Travelers Ball

2020 may be upon us, but that doesn't mean that we cant party like it's 2020 BC, 1990 AD, or the year 3000. So come dressed up as anything from any era. Whether it is a swashbuckling pirate, a ferocious dinosaur, or a groovy hippie.

My Office Bar 408 Galloway St., Eau Claire

6-11pm Sat. Jan. 25

Welcome Back Stout: Live Music & Student Discounts

Enjoy yourselves before the semester gets underway. Beer specials all night. Live Music from Nixon's Ghost starting at 7pm. Enter to win a $20 Zymurgy bar tab & Zymurgy shirt. One drink = one ticket entry. Raffle drawing @ 10pm.

Zymurgy Brewing 624 Main Street. E, Menomonie

Cost: FREE

Age: 21+

6:30-7:30pm Sat. Jan. 25

Sat Nam Shabad Tibetan Sounds Healing Ceremony

Local Shaman, Jeanette Robbins, will host a group healing ceremony utilizing her gift of sound. She will be playing the Tibetan Singing Bowls, Australian didgeridoo, Conch Shell, and a variety of Sacred, ancient musical instruments and whale songs.

Unity Christ Center 1808 Folsom St., Eau Claire

Cost: $20

Age: No children

6:30pm Sat. Jan. 25

Murder, Medium Rare

What a glorious night for noted cookbook author and critic Marjorie Richmond! All her family and friends have gathered at a gala in her honor. But not everyone is there to celebrate Marjorie and when she’s murdered, it’s up to the audience to solve the case. Ticket includes dinner and interactive show.

The Oxford 1814 Oxford Ave., Eau Claire

Cost: $30

7-9pm Sat. Jan. 25

Debbie Anthony

Rochester, MN native, Debbie Anthony, delivers a rare combination of experience and emotion. Her voice will satisfy and surprise true lovers of country music. Debbie’s route to Nashville wound through the lessons of life, translating to…

Widespot Performing Arts Center N2030 Spring St., Stockholm

Cost: $15 Reserved

Age: All Ages

7-9pm Sat. Jan. 25

Corey Harris - Acoustic Blues Legend

Mixes the raw, direct emotion of acoustic Delta Blues with a rich variety of influences – from New Orleans to the Caribbean to Africa. In doing so, he appeals to a wide spectrum of music fans. In 2007, he was awarded a MacArthur Fellowship.

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

Cost: Adults $20, Seniors $19, Youth $13

Age: All Ages

7pm Sat. Jan. 25

Live Music: Eggplant Heroes

Eggplant Heroes is Americana collaboration among Duffy Duyfhuizen, Max Garland, Joel Pace, Olaf Lind, Caleb Horne, Dan Zerr, and Lucas Fischer.  Mixing original tunes with songs by others that we like to play, EPH tries to bring a rich and eclectic musical experience.

Acoustic Cafe - Eau Claire 505 S. Barstow St., Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

7pm Sat. Jan. 25

Live Music: Tommy Bentz

Come show your support for the Tommy Bentz Band as they take part in The Blues Foundation's International Blues Challenge.

Stones Throw 304 Eau Claire St., Eau Claire

Age: 21+

7pm Sat. Jan. 25

Live Music: Last Open Road

LOR is a 4-piece band playing rock/blues music from the 60's forward. Together for a decade, expect a tight sound of unique tunes suited for the dancing or listening crowd.

Paradise Shores 26364 CTH M, Holcombe

7:30pm Sat. Jan. 25

Live Music: Bree Morgan

Bree Morgan has always known that she was meant to be a musician. From listening and rapping to her mom’s hip hop CDs, singing along to Shania Twain or a rock/ pop song on the radio, or even playing around on her first guitar; something inside of her moved her enough to pursue a life of music.

Sheeley House Saloon 236 West River St., Chippewa Falls

Cost: FREE

7:30-9:30pm Sat. Jan. 25

Moors & McCumber

Songs that delve into love and life through haunting lyrics, soaring harmonies, and dazzling instrumental proficiency. As Grammy award-winning producer Lloyd Maines puts it, “These guys should be playing every major festival in the country. They bring it all to the stage and deliver it in a big way.”

Mabel Tainter Center for the Arts 205 Main St. E, Menomonie

Cost: $20 GA; $18 for students and seniors

Age: All Ages

8pm Sat. Jan. 25

Matt Wilson & His Orchestra Live at The Plus

Singer songwriter Matt Wilson and his harp and banjo orchestra perform the best music from Matt’s deep repertoire, reaching back to his earliest compositions, and forward as well to the songs he’s chosen from his recent streak of songwriting luck.

The Plus 208 S. Barstow St, Eau Claire

Cost: $10 advance, $15 door

8pm Sat. Jan. 25

Truth Before Treason + Gone Vulture + The Mayberry Riot

Truth Before Treason is an original hard rock band native to Eau Claire. They are known for high energy shows and crazy stage antics. Mayberry Riot is a Female fronted Modern Rock Alternative band from Mankato MN.

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

Cost: $10

9pm-1am Sat. Jan. 25

Live Music: Cragars

The Cragars are a party band ready to rock. From oldies to newbies, they play a healthy mix of Rock N Roll music mixed with some country, hip hop, and original music.

O'Leary's Pub 809 W. Clairemont Ave, Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: 21+

9pm Sat. Jan. 25

Live Music: Walker Olson

The Silver Dollar saloon will host Walker Olson for the first time.

Silver Dollar 315 Main Street, Menomonie

10pm Sat. Jan. 25

Cowboy Jack's After Dark

Dance the night away every Saturday night at Cowboy Jack's! Live DJ, dancing, karaoke, and happy hour all begin at 10pm.

Cowboy Jack's 1432 Front Porch Place, Altoona

Cost: FREE

10pm Sat. Jan. 25

Live Music: Yam Cannon Ball

It's time for another annual Yam Cannon Ball! Seems like they happen every year. Come out and party with The Dunwich Rockers, Little Weird Sandbox, and as always, Yam Cannon.

The Mousetrap 311 S. Barstow St., Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: 21+

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