Sunday, Feb. 18th, 2018

8-11:30am Sun. Feb. 18

French Toast & Pancake Breakfast

You’re invited to enjoy a delicious Breakfast with French Toast, Pancakes, Sausages, Coffee, Juice, and Milk. Grab the kids and enjoy a great breakfast with fellowship. Every third Sunday except December.

Lake Street United Methodist Church Corner of Lake Street & Fourth Avenue, Eau Claire

Cost: $5.50, Kids & Students FREE

Age: All Ages

10am-1pm Sun. Feb. 18

Weekend Brunch With Musical Guest Shane Leonard

In addition to his evening jazz sets at The Lakely, check out Shane's brunch sets featuring American folk music, sometimes alone, sometimes with friends.

The Oxbow Hotel 516 Galloway St., Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

Tuesday, Feb. 20th, 2018

6-8pm Tue. Feb. 20

Ivory Whiskey Club- Round Table Event

At a Whiskey Roundtable Meeting you will get a chance to learn the history of different Whiskeys, taste test their inventory, and share whiskey stories with people of all ages.

Ivory Piano Bar 2526 Golf Road, Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: 21+

7-8:30pm Tue. Feb. 20

Wandering Spirits Cocktail Series: “Absinthe-Minded”

Lakely Manager Jorja Vradenburg and Head Bartender Logan Slaght will be giving a detailed presentation on one of more storied and mysterious spirits out there: Absinthe. Participants will have a chance to taste a variety of modern versions of absinthe from around the globe as well as sample cocktails in which it is employed.

The Lakely 516 Galloway Street, Eau Claire

Cost: $20

Age: 21+

Wednesday, Feb. 21st, 2018

6-9pm Wed. Feb. 21

Lakely Loves: Wollersheim Winery & Distillery

Colin Walsh of Wollersheim Winery & Distillery will present a variety of their delectable estate-grown wines, made using grapes that were designed to thrive in an Upper Midwestern climate. Executive Chef Nathan Berg and The Lakely staff will be presenting a six-course dinner, with each dish created specifically to pair with one of the Wollersheim offerings.

The Lakely 516 Galloway Street, Eau Claire

Cost: $75 (call for reservations)

Age: 21+

Thursday, Feb. 22nd, 2018

5-7:30pm Thu. Feb. 22

Spaghetti Dinner + Silent Auction/Raffle Fundraiser for Southview Playground

100% of the proceeds will help support a new, fully-inclusive community playground, a first in Chippewa Falls. The playground will enhance children’s ability to enjoy challenges at their own developmental levels and gives every child the chance to play.

Southview Elementary School 615 A Street, Chippewa Falls

Cost: $7 adults, $4 children age 11 and under, FREE for 3 and under, $30 max per family

Age: All Ages

6-9pm Thu. Feb. 22

K Point Beer Dinner

K-Point will host its second beer dinner in the taproom. You can expect a multi-course meal with beer pairings. More details will unfold closer to the event.

K-Point Brewing at The Coffee Grounds 4212 Southtowne Drive, Eau Claire

Cost: Tickets available online

Age: 21+

6-8pm Thu. Feb. 22

Wisconsin Foodie Viewing Party

Together Farms invites you to join them for a FREE viewing party at Dive Bar to watch the show and celebrate. There will be a burger slider bar, meat raffles, a cash bar, drawings, and much more. Support your local farm and enjoy a great night out.

Dive Bar 333 Gibson Street (Inside the Lismore Hotel), Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

7-8:30pm Thu. Feb. 22

ABV Beer Club: Get Bent! (Paddle)

One of the most exciting (and northernmost) breweries in the Upper Midwest over the past decade, Bent Paddle only recently made its way across the Cheddar Curtain to become available here in Wisconsin. Patrick Johnston from BP will be on-hand to sample out a wide variety of the brewery’s offerings.

The Lakely 516 Galloway Street, Eau Claire

Cost: $15/person

Friday, Feb. 23rd, 2018

Fri. Feb. 23

Chetek Winter Fest

Chetek's yearly winter extravaganza featuring a snowmobile race, music, bonfire to follow, poker run, pancake feed, snowshoe/cross country, and a scavenger hunt. There is an Ice rink available all day and kid's activities.

Lake Chetek Lakeview Drive, Chetek

Cost: $5

Age: All Ages

4-7pm Fri. Feb. 23

St Olaf Men's Club Fish Fry

The St Olaf Men's Club will be having their famous "All you can eat fish fry". The menu will feature 2 kinds of battered fish, baked fish, French fries, baked potato, vegetables, salad bar, coffee and milk.

Father Agnew Parish Center 2407 North Ln., Eau Claire

Cost: $11 adult, $10 seniors (65 and older), $4 children 5-12, 4 and under free, carryouts $10

4:30-7:30pm Fri. Feb. 23

Knights of Columbus Fish Dinner

All you can eat Boiled Salmon, Baked Fish, Fried Fish, Boiled Red Potatoes, Baked Potatoes, Buttered Carrots, Boiled Onions, Creamy Cole Slaw, Rye Bread, Pudding, Coffee and Milk.

St. Joseph Parish 910 Wilson Ave, Menomonie

Cost: Adults: $11, Seniors: $10; Take outs: $9; Children 4-11: $.75 per year/ 3 and under: free.

Age: All Ages

5-8pm Fri. Feb. 23

Friday's Untapped: Summer Shandy Release

Leinie Lodge Friday's Untapped begins again in January. Each Friday until 2/23, Leine's will have events, specials and/or new beers. Join Leine's as they tap the first keg of Summer Shandy for the season. Event includes snacks, prizes and live music by the Big Deeks.

Leinenkugel's 124 E. Elm St., Chippewa Falls

6-8pm Fri. Feb. 23

Cooking Broth-Based Soups

End these cold winter months learning about broth soups. Learn some tricks of the trade and some of Chef Jodi’s secrets that you can turn to for many winters ahead. Learn how to produce the most full-flavored soups and at the end of the class enjoy a soup smorgasbord.

Forage 930 Galloway St., Building 13, Suite 212, Eau Claire

Cost: $55

Saturday, Feb. 24th, 2018

Sat. Feb. 24

Chetek Winter Fest

Chetek's yearly winter extravaganza featuring a snowmobile race, music, bonfire to follow, poker run, pancake feed, snowshoe/cross country, and a scavenger hunt. There is an Ice rink available all day and kid's activities.

Lake Chetek Lakeview Drive, Chetek

Cost: $5

Age: All Ages

9am-1pm Sat. Feb. 24

Winter Market of Menomonie

A typical Winter market day is presented by 15-20 farmers and artists selling everything from vegetables to fruits, eggs, breads, meats and handmade crafts. Friendly atmosphere, fresh coffee, hot prepared foods and live music every week. All welcome!

Raw Deal 603 S. Broadway St., Menomonie

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

10am-1pm Sat. Feb. 24

Weekend Brunch With Musical Guest Nick Seeger

Seeger, a staple in the Eau Claire bluegrass scene, will play a mix of fiddle tunes, celtic, and some originals with fiddle and square neck guitar. Stop in for midwestern brunch classics as well as original and classic morning drinks.

The Oxbow Hotel 516 Galloway St., Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

11am-4pm Sat. Feb. 24

Pop up Restaurant Featuring Fontinalis at Northbound Supply Co.

NYC Chef Brendan Mchale & Musician Ben Lester have teamed together to form Fontinalis, a pop up restaurant serving rustic yet refined lake region food at the ever so curated Northbound Supply Co., an outdoor apparel boutique.

Northbound Supply Co 215 North Barstow St, Eau Claire

11am Sat. Feb. 24

The Growler Guys Grand Opening

The Growler Guys is a new way to enjoy craft beer. Stay for a pint or stop quick for some suds to-go. Choose from 48 taps, with 10 chances to win free beer for a year. Taste international craft brews, taster trays, and more. Quick service menu offers scratch pizza, wings, and hot sandwiches.

The Growler Guys 2832 London Road, Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: 21+

noon-2pm Sat. Feb. 24

Introduction to Sushi

Join Chef John Bender for this first in a series of classes on all things sushi. In this introductory class you’ll learn about the history of sushi and how it has evolved in American culture. You’ll receive supplies, ingredients, and step-by-step instructions on how to make sushi that’ll impress your friends.

Forage 930 Galloway St., Building 13, Suite 212, Eau Claire

Cost: $40

Sunday, Feb. 25th, 2018

11am Sun. Feb. 25

The Growler Guys Grand Opening

The Growler Guys is a new way to enjoy craft beer. Stay for a pint or stop quick for some suds to-go. Choose from 48 taps, with 10 chances to win free beer for a year. Taste international craft brews, taster trays, and more. Quick service menu offers scratch pizza, wings, and hot sandwiches.

The Growler Guys 2832 London Road, Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: 21+

Wednesday, Feb. 28th, 2018

5:30-7:30pm Wed. Feb. 28

Ivory Wine and Cheese Tasting

Sampling 6 different wines and pairing them with different cheese choices to make your pallet happy.

Ivory Piano Bar 2526 Golf Road, Eau Claire

Cost: $20 before 2/18, $30 after

Age: 21+

Thursday, Mar. 1st, 2018

11am-7pm Thu. Mar. 1

Feed My People's Empty Bowls

Empty Bowls brings community members together to enjoy a meal of soup and bread, while raising proceeds for hunger relief efforts in west central Wisconsin. Students and local artists donate hundreds of hand-crafted bowls in support of the event. There will be continuous serving of delicious soups, breads and desserts throughout the day.

The Florian Gardens 2340 Lorch Ave, Eau Claire

Cost: Meal & Bowl Tickets- $20, Meal Tickets- $8 & Kids (10 and Under)- Free

Age: All Ages

4-7:30pm Thu. Mar. 1

All You Can Eat Chicken Dinner

Join the Westgate Sportsman's Club on the first Thursday of the month. A salad bar and dessert are included. Drink specials will be available each night. Reservations accepted but not required. Call or e-mail for more information.

Westgate Sportsman Club 4909 Sportsman Dr., Eau Claire

Cost: Cost: $12 for adults; $10 for senior, student & military, $6 for kids (6-12), FREE for 5 and under

Age: All Ages

Friday, Mar. 2nd, 2018

4:30-7:30pm Fri. Mar. 2

Knights of Columbus Fish Dinner

All you can eat Boiled Salmon, Baked Fish, Fried Fish, Boiled Red Potatoes, Baked Potatoes, Buttered Carrots, Boiled Onions, Creamy Cole Slaw, Rye Bread, Pudding, Coffee and Milk.

St. Joseph Parish 910 Wilson Ave, Menomonie

Cost: Adults: $11, Seniors: $10; Take outs: $9; Children 4-11: $.75 per year/ 3 and under: free.

Age: All Ages

Saturday, Mar. 3rd, 2018

9am-1pm Sat. Mar. 3

Winter Market of Menomonie

A typical Winter market day is presented by 15-20 farmers and artists selling everything from vegetables to fruits, eggs, breads, meats and handmade crafts. Friendly atmosphere, fresh coffee, hot prepared foods and live music every week. All welcome!

Raw Deal 603 S. Broadway St., Menomonie

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

11am-3pm Sat. Mar. 3

Summit Brewery presents Beer & Wing Fest

Another round of Beer & Wing Fest presented by Summit Brewing Company. 10+ wing vendors and 20+ beer vendors. Ticket gets you into the fest, a small beer glass, and sampling of the different beers and wings.

The Complexx (at Wagner's Lanes) 2159 Brackett Ave., Eau Claire

Cost: $20 advance, $30 GA

Age: 21+

noon-2pm Sat. Mar. 3

Sushi Stage 2

This class will include 15 minutes of fish education: how to purchase it, what you’re ordering when you go out to eat, and the different fish in rolls; along with how to cook sushi rice and purchase sushi ingredients. Explore hands-on, cooked and raw applications in making rolls, and there will be plenty of rolls to taste.

Forage 930 Galloway St., Building 13, Suite 212, Eau Claire

Cost: $45

4-6:30pm Sat. Mar. 3

3rd Annual Chili Feed to benefit Eau Claire Adult Special Olympics

FREE Will Offering featuring Culvers Chili and fixings, cheesy garlic bread, assorted cookies, coffee, milk and water. A silent Auction will be held in conjunction with the Chili Feed.

Bethlehem Lutheran Church 2245 Hayden Ave, Altoona

Cost: FREE Will Offering

Age: All Ages

Sunday, Mar. 4th, 2018

8am-12:30pm Sun. Mar. 4

Boy Scout Troop 13 Pancake Breakfast

Price is FREE with donations accepted to support Troop 13 Scouting activities. Menu: Pancakes, French Toast, Sausage, Scrambled Eggs, Juice, Milk, and Coffee. Please bring a nonperishable food item to be donated to the local food shelf.

Trinity United Methodist Church 201 W. Central Street, Chippewa Falls

Cost: Free will donation

Age: All Ages

10am-1pm Sun. Mar. 4

Weekend Brunch With Musical Guest Shane Leonard

In addition to his evening jazz sets at The Lakely, check out Shane's brunch sets featuring American folk music, sometimes alone, sometimes with friends.

The Oxbow Hotel 516 Galloway St., Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

Tuesday, Mar. 6th, 2018

5:30-6pm Tue. Mar. 6

New Menomonie Market Owner Tour

New Menomonie Market owners are invited to join this fun, behind-the-scenes look at the co-op with tips & trips to shop and save, while learning some of the history of the co-op and what’s to come.

Menomonie Market Food Co-op 814 Main St. East, Menomonie

Cost: FREE (Registration required; payment due at time of registration)

Age: All Ages

Friday, Mar. 9th, 2018

4-7pm Fri. Mar. 9

St Olaf Men's Club Fish Fry

The St Olaf Men's Club will be having their famous "All you can eat fish fry". The menu will feature 2 kinds of battered fish, baked fish, French fries, baked potato, vegetables, salad bar, coffee and milk.

Father Agnew Parish Center 2407 North Ln., Eau Claire

Cost: $11 adult, $10 seniors (65 and older), $4 children 5-12, 4 and under free, carryouts $10

4:30-7:30pm Fri. Mar. 9

Knights of Columbus Fish Dinner

All you can eat Boiled Salmon, Baked Fish, Fried Fish, Boiled Red Potatoes, Baked Potatoes, Buttered Carrots, Boiled Onions, Creamy Cole Slaw, Rye Bread, Pudding, Coffee and Milk.

St. Joseph Parish 910 Wilson Ave, Menomonie

Cost: Adults: $11, Seniors: $10; Take outs: $9; Children 4-11: $.75 per year/ 3 and under: free.

Age: All Ages

6-8pm Fri. Mar. 9

Making Lumpia (Filipino Egg Rolls)

Making your very own pork and vegetable lumpia from scratch, along with sweet and sour sauce in this hands on class. You'll also learn how to make pancit bihon (Filipino noodle dish with chicken, shrimp, and vegetables). Enjoy mango ice cream for dessert. Recipes will also be provided.

Forage 930 Galloway St., Building 13, Suite 212, Eau Claire

Cost: $55

Saturday, Mar. 10th, 2018

8:30am-1pm Sat. Mar. 10

Annual Beaver Creek Reserve French Toast Breakfast

The Beaver Creek Reserve hosts its annual French Toast Breakfast event featuring sausages from Augusta Meats. There will be fun activities for all ages across the entire campus including Chippewa Valley Water Colorists open house and show, crafts for all ages, maple syrup making, bird banding, and more.

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

Cost: Advance Tickets: Adults $7, Kids (ages 2-15) $4 | At the door Adults $8, Kids ages (2-15) $5 |No charge for children 0-2

Age: All Ages

9-11:30am Sat. Mar. 10

Eau Claire Downtown Winter Farmer's Market

Take advantage of these monthly opportunities to purchase high quality local vegetables, meat, dairy, eggs, bakery, honey, maple syrup, salsa, popcorn and other farm products directly from the people who produce them.

L.E. Phillips Senior Center 1616 Bellinger St., Eau Claire

9am-1pm Sat. Mar. 10

Winter Market of Menomonie

A typical Winter market day is presented by 15-20 farmers and artists selling everything from vegetables to fruits, eggs, breads, meats and handmade crafts. Friendly atmosphere, fresh coffee, hot prepared foods and live music every week. All welcome!

Raw Deal 603 S. Broadway St., Menomonie

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

noon-1pm Sat. Mar. 10

Wrapped Up!

Chef John Bender's introductory class to wrapped Asian cuisine will feature different takes on lettuce wraps inspired by Thai, Cambodian, and Vietnamese flavors with modern American interpretations and classic techniques. Make a crispy duck wrap, coconut curry chicken wrap, and vegetarian wrap.

Forage 930 Galloway St., Building 13, Suite 212, Eau Claire

Cost: $45

noon-4pm Sat. Mar. 10

American Legion Riders District 10 2nd Annual Chili Feed

Try different chili recipes and vote for your favorite. Hot dogs & Chips Available, 50/50 raffle, Basket Raffle, Cornhole tourney. All Proceeds go to Camp American Legion, The Legion Legacy Fund and Veterans Programs.

Menomonie Veterans Center E4710 County Rd. BB, Menomonie

Cost: Free will donation

Age: All Ages

5-9pm Sat. Mar. 10

2nd Annual Pulse Cookoff

The Barrel Room and Chippewa Valley Bean are teaming up once again for their 2nd annual Pulse Night Cook-Off. Enter a kidney bean inspired dish or just come for a glass of wine and to taste-test appetizers, soups, main entrees and desserts, all featuring kidney beans, and vote on your favorite to celebrate Global Pulse Day.

The Barrel Room Wine Bar 320 Main St. E., Menomonie

Cost: FREE

Sunday, Mar. 11th, 2018

2pm Sun. Mar. 11

Brewing Kombucha

Brewer Samantha Kobs will explain what it is and how it's made, and you'll go home with the supplies to begin brewing your own for a fraction of the cost of buying a bottle. During the hands-on presentation we'll taste different brands of kombucha along with some light snacks.

Forage 930 Galloway St., Building 13, Suite 212, Eau Claire

Cost: $30; register by 3/6

Friday, Mar. 16th, 2018

4:30-7:30pm Fri. Mar. 16

Knights of Columbus Fish Dinner

All you can eat Boiled Salmon, Baked Fish, Fried Fish, Boiled Red Potatoes, Baked Potatoes, Buttered Carrots, Boiled Onions, Creamy Cole Slaw, Rye Bread, Pudding, Coffee and Milk.

St. Joseph Parish 910 Wilson Ave, Menomonie

Cost: Adults: $11, Seniors: $10; Take outs: $9; Children 4-11: $.75 per year/ 3 and under: free.

Age: All Ages

Saturday, Mar. 17th, 2018

9am-1pm Sat. Mar. 17

Winter Market of Menomonie

A typical Winter market day is presented by 15-20 farmers and artists selling everything from vegetables to fruits, eggs, breads, meats and handmade crafts. Friendly atmosphere, fresh coffee, hot prepared foods and live music every week. All welcome!

Raw Deal 603 S. Broadway St., Menomonie

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

4:30-7pm Sat. Mar. 17

St. Patrick's Day Dinner & Raffle

Dinner, raffle & entertainmen. Roast corned beef, cabbage, vegetables, roll, dessert & beverage. Beer available for purchase. Raffle drawn at 7pm. Erin go bragh.

Sacred Heart-St Patrick Parish Center 322 Fulton St, Eau Claire

Cost: Adults, $10; Seniors $9; Children 5-10 $4; Under - Free

Sunday, Mar. 18th, 2018

8-11:30am Sun. Mar. 18

French Toast & Pancake Breakfast

You’re invited to enjoy a delicious Breakfast with French Toast, Pancakes, Sausages, Coffee, Juice, and Milk. Grab the kids and enjoy a great breakfast with fellowship. Every third Sunday except December.

Lake Street United Methodist Church Corner of Lake Street & Fourth Avenue, Eau Claire

Cost: $5.50, Kids & Students FREE

Age: All Ages

Wednesday, Mar. 21st, 2018

6-7:30pm Wed. Mar. 21

Spring "Corks and Forks" at the Tasting Lounge

An evening of wine, spirits, and cuisine. Entrees prepared by Chef Michelle Thiede from Forage paired with our one of a kind wines and spirits. Reservations must be made by March 14th.

Infinity Beverages Winery & Distillery 3460 Mall Drive, Eau Claire

Cost: $50 a person or $95 a couple

Age: 21+

Friday, Mar. 23rd, 2018

4-7pm Fri. Mar. 23

St Olaf Men's Club Fish Fry

The St Olaf Men's Club will be having their famous "All you can eat fish fry". The menu will feature 2 kinds of battered fish, baked fish, French fries, baked potato, vegetables, salad bar, coffee and milk.

Father Agnew Parish Center 2407 North Ln., Eau Claire

Cost: $11 adult, $10 seniors (65 and older), $4 children 5-12, 4 and under free, carryouts $10

4:30-7:30pm Fri. Mar. 23

Knights of Columbus Fish Dinner

All you can eat Boiled Salmon, Baked Fish, Fried Fish, Boiled Red Potatoes, Baked Potatoes, Buttered Carrots, Boiled Onions, Creamy Cole Slaw, Rye Bread, Pudding, Coffee and Milk.

St. Joseph Parish 910 Wilson Ave, Menomonie

Cost: Adults: $11, Seniors: $10; Take outs: $9; Children 4-11: $.75 per year/ 3 and under: free.

Age: All Ages

Saturday, Mar. 24th, 2018

9am-1pm Sat. Mar. 24

Winter Market of Menomonie

A typical Winter market day is presented by 15-20 farmers and artists selling everything from vegetables to fruits, eggs, breads, meats and handmade crafts. Friendly atmosphere, fresh coffee, hot prepared foods and live music every week. All welcome!

Raw Deal 603 S. Broadway St., Menomonie

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages