Tuesday, Feb. 28th, 2017

5-8pm Tue. Feb. 28

An Evening of French Cooking

Let Séverine and Dominique take you on a gourmet trip to southern France. The menu will consist of three courses: Pissaladière (an unusual pizza that originated in Nice), Scallops à la Provençale, Clafoutis (a traditional French baked dessert with fruit), flavored with Mediterranean savors. Active participation encouraged, please not that this is not a sit-down meal.

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

Wednesday, Mar. 1st, 2017

6:30-9:30pm Wed. Mar. 1

Wednesday Wine with William

A monthly wine class with "The Eau Claire Wine Guy" William Bernier. Enjoy food and wine parings created by our very own Chef-in-Residence Michelle Thiede.

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

Cost: $35

Thursday, Mar. 2nd, 2017

11am-7pm Thu. Mar. 2

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: $20- Bowl & Meal Ticket $8- Meal Ticket FREE-Kids 10 & Under

Age: All Ages

4-8pm Thu. Mar. 2

All You Can Eat Chicken Dinner

Join the Westgate Sportsman's Club on the first Thursday of the month for an all you can eat chicken dinner. 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: $12 for adults; $8 for senior, student & military, $6 for kids (6-12), FREE for 5 and under

Age: All Ages

4-7pm Thu. Mar. 2

Draganetti's: All Things Garlic Class

As a kickoff to our annual Garlic Fest, we're excited to be hosting a class appropriately named All Things Garlic! Co-Owner & resident expert Claudia will be leading the class on best practices for roasting garlic, cooking with garlic, garlic appetizers, garlic desserts & much more. Reserve by e-mail.

Draganetti`s Ristorante 3120 Hillcrest Pkwy., Altoona

Cost: $30 includes class and 2 glasses of wine

Friday, Mar. 3rd, 2017

4-7pm Fri. Mar. 3

St Olaf Men's Club Fish Fry

The St Olaf Men's Club will be holding their famous All You Can Eat Fish Fry in the Father Agnew Parish Center. The Menu will feature 2 kinds of battered fish, baked fish, French fries, baked potato, vegetables, salad bar, coffee and milk.

St. Olaf Church 2407 North Lane, Eau Claire

Cost: $10 adults, $9 seniors, $4 children 5-12, free up to age 5, carryout $9

4-7:30pm Fri. Mar. 3

Knights of Columbus Fish Fry

Menu includes: deep fried and baked cod loins, au gratin potatoes, french fries, green beans, baked beans, coleslaw, dessert, bread pudding, milk and coffee. Carryouts available. Church is handicapped accessible.

St. Raymond Parish E10455 Mallard Road, Fall Creek

Cost: 3-piece Dinner: $10; 2-piece Dinner: $9; Ages 6-11: $5

Age: All Ages

4-7:30pm Fri. Mar. 3

Knights of Columbus Fish Fry

Menu includes: deep fried and baked cod loins, au gratin potatoes, french fries, green beans, baked beans, coleslaw, dessert, bread pudding, milk and coffee. Carryouts available. Church is handicapped accessible.

St. Raymond Parish E10455 Mallard Road, Fall Creek

Cost: 3-piece Dinner: $10; 2-piece Dinner: $9; Ages 6-11: $5

Age: All Ages

4-11:30pm Fri. Mar. 3

Draganetti's Annual Garlic Fest

The Draganetti's tradition of celebrating Garlic fest began approximately 27 years ago, and continues today. All guests enjoying an entrée receive a complimentary appetizer of roasted garlic. In addition to their regular menu, Draganetti's will feature some garlic-laden special entrees and pizza as well as our now-famous Garlic Devil Cheesecake for dessert. Will also feature great wines to pair with

Draganetti`s Ristorante 3120 Hillcrest Pkwy., Altoona

5-8pm Fri. Mar. 3

Leinenkugel's Summer Shandy Release Party (RESCHEDULED)

Head out to Leinie Lodge in Chippewa Falls to tap the first keg of Summer Shandy for the season. Summer Shandy is a Weiss beer with Natural Lemonade Flavor.

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

Cost: FREE

Age: 21+

5:30-7:30pm Fri. Mar. 3

Leinenkugel's Fridays Untapped

Head to the Leine Lodge for some great events, giveaways, music and a reason to get out of the house and down to the Leinie Lodge.

Leinenkugel's Leinie Lodge 124 E. Elm Street, Chippewa Falls

Age: 21+

6:30-7:30pm Fri. Mar. 3

Monthly Wine Tasting Group

This monthly wine tasting group will begin by exploring wine basics, how to properly taste and how to describe or sense what you are tasting. Wine samples and pairing options provided. Each month will be a different style or varietal of wine.

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

Cost: $10; Online registration required 48 hours in advance

Age: 21+

Saturday, Mar. 4th, 2017

9am-1pm Sat. Mar. 4

Winter Market of Menomonie

Fresh and local produce, meats, cheeses, baked goods; quality local artisans. Friendly atmosphere, fresh coffee, hot prepared foods and live music every week.

Raw Deal 603 S. Broadway St., Menomonie

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

4-11:30pm Sat. Mar. 4

Draganetti's Annual Garlic Fest

The Draganetti's tradition of celebrating Garlic fest began approximately 27 years ago, and continues today. All guests enjoying an entrée receive a complimentary appetizer of roasted garlic. In addition to their regular menu, Draganetti's will feature some garlic-laden special entrees and pizza as well as our now-famous Garlic Devil Cheesecake for dessert. Will also feature great wines to pair with

Draganetti`s Ristorante 3120 Hillcrest Pkwy., Altoona

Sunday, Mar. 5th, 2017

6-9pm Sun. Mar. 5

Lakely Limited: Marcia Ball

Chef Nathan Berg will prepare an amazing five-course dinner, and the nationally-touring sensation Marcia Ball and her band will thrill an intimate and lucky crowd at The Lakely. Ball's new album, mixes Ball’s Gulf Coast blues, New Orleans R&B, swampy Louisiana ballads, and jumping, Tex-Mex flavored zydeco into a one-of-a-kind musical gumbo.

The Lakely 516 Galloway Street, Eau Claire

Cost: $35 / person

Friday, Mar. 10th, 2017

4-7:30pm Fri. Mar. 10

Knights of Columbus Fish Fry

Menu includes: deep fried and baked cod loins, au gratin potatoes, french fries, green beans, baked beans, coleslaw, dessert, bread pudding, milk and coffee. Carryouts available. Church is handicapped accessible.

St. Raymond Parish E10455 Mallard Road, Fall Creek

Cost: 3-piece Dinner: $10; 2-piece Dinner: $9; Ages 6-11: $5

Age: All Ages

Saturday, Mar. 11th, 2017

8am-12:30pm Sat. Mar. 11

French Toast Breakfast

French Toast Breakfast is Beaver Creek Reserve’s longest running event! Enjoy delicious French Toast and fun activities for all ages across our entire campus. We’ll have kid’s crafts and activities, the Chippewa Valley Water Color Exhibit and a special bird banding demo from the Beaver Creek Bird Banders.

Beaver Creek Reserve S1 County Road K, Fall Creek

Cost: Advanced Tickets: Adults $6, Kids (2-12) $3 At the door: Adults $8, Kids (2-15) $5

9am-1pm Sat. Mar. 11

Winter Market of Menomonie

Fresh and local produce, meats, cheeses, baked goods; quality local artisans. Friendly atmosphere, fresh coffee, hot prepared foods and live music every week.

Raw Deal 603 S. Broadway St., Menomonie

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

Sunday, Mar. 12th, 2017

11:30am-2pm Sun. Mar. 12

St. Patrick's Day Dinner & Raffle

Faith and begorrah. Celebrate St. Patrick's Day with a roast corned beef dinner, raffle, and entertainment. Wine & beer also available for purchase. Parish mission to follow at 2:30 p.m.

St. Patrick's Cafeteria 322 Fulton St, Eau Claire

Cost: Adults $10, Seniors $9, Kids $4

Tuesday, Mar. 14th, 2017

6:30-7:30pm Tue. Mar. 14

Intro to Vegetarianism

Whether you want to become a vegetarian or just want to eat less meat regularly, this class will provide you with info, recipes, and resources to get you started.

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

Cost: FREE; Register online or in store 48 hours in advance

Age: All Ages

Friday, Mar. 17th, 2017

11am-11:55pm Fri. Mar. 17

Barrel Proof Dopplebock Whiskey Release

Celebrate St Patrick's day by trying a new Eau Claire made whiskey! Stop by the Infinity Beverages Winery and Distillery Tasting Lounge for a complimentary sample of our new Barrel Proof Dopplebock Whiskey also receive $1 off all whiskey drinks for the night.

Infinity Beverages Winery & Distillery 3460 Mall Drive, Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: 21+

4-7pm Fri. Mar. 17

St Olaf Men's Club Fish Fry

The St Olaf Men's Club will be holding their famous All You Can Eat Fish Fry in the Father Agnew Parish Center. The Menu will feature 2 kinds of battered fish, baked fish, French fries, baked potato, vegetables, salad bar, coffee and milk.

St. Olaf Church 2407 North Lane, Eau Claire

Cost: $10 adults, $9 seniors, $4 children 5-12, free up to age 5, carryout $9

4-7:30pm Fri. Mar. 17

Knights of Columbus Fish Fry

Menu includes: deep fried and baked cod loins, au gratin potatoes, french fries, green beans, baked beans, coleslaw, dessert, bread pudding, milk and coffee. Carryouts available. Church is handicapped accessible.

St. Raymond Parish E10455 Mallard Road, Fall Creek

Cost: 3-piece Dinner: $10; 2-piece Dinner: $9; Ages 6-11: $5

Age: All Ages

Saturday, Mar. 18th, 2017

9am-1pm Sat. Mar. 18

Winter Market of Menomonie

Fresh and local produce, meats, cheeses, baked goods; quality local artisans. Friendly atmosphere, fresh coffee, hot prepared foods and live music every week.

Raw Deal 603 S. Broadway St., Menomonie

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

Monday, Mar. 20th, 2017

7-9pm Mon. Mar. 20

Wine & Dine

Enjoy a food & wine pairing at Bye the Willow with wine expert William. With the purchase of a ticket you will receive a catered dinner, 4 wine pairings, discounts on the bottles of wines sampled that night, along with an educational and fun filled evening. Seating is extremely limited.

Bye the Willow 501 N. High St, Chippewa Falls

Cost: $35

Age: 21+

Friday, Mar. 24th, 2017

4-7:30pm Fri. Mar. 24

Knights of Columbus Fish Fry

Menu includes: deep fried and baked cod loins, au gratin potatoes, french fries, green beans, baked beans, coleslaw, dessert, bread pudding, milk and coffee. Carryouts available. Church is handicapped accessible.

St. Raymond Parish E10455 Mallard Road, Fall Creek

Cost: 3-piece Dinner: $10; 2-piece Dinner: $9; Ages 6-11: $5

Age: All Ages

Saturday, Mar. 25th, 2017

9am-1pm Sat. Mar. 25

Winter Market of Menomonie

Fresh and local produce, meats, cheeses, baked goods; quality local artisans. Friendly atmosphere, fresh coffee, hot prepared foods and live music every week.

Raw Deal 603 S. Broadway St., Menomonie

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

Friday, Mar. 31st, 2017

4-7pm Fri. Mar. 31

St Olaf Men's Club Fish Fry

The St Olaf Men's Club will be holding their famous All You Can Eat Fish Fry in the Father Agnew Parish Center. The Menu will feature 2 kinds of battered fish, baked fish, French fries, baked potato, vegetables, salad bar, coffee and milk.

St. Olaf Church 2407 North Lane, Eau Claire

Cost: $10 adults, $9 seniors, $4 children 5-12, free up to age 5, carryout $9

4-7:30pm Fri. Mar. 31

Knights of Columbus Fish Fry

Menu includes: deep fried and baked cod loins, au gratin potatoes, french fries, green beans, baked beans, coleslaw, dessert, bread pudding, milk and coffee. Carryouts available. Church is handicapped accessible.

St. Raymond Parish E10455 Mallard Road, Fall Creek

Cost: 3-piece Dinner: $10; 2-piece Dinner: $9; Ages 6-11: $5

Age: All Ages

Saturday, Apr. 1st, 2017

9am-1pm Sat. Apr. 1

Winter Market of Menomonie

Fresh and local produce, meats, cheeses, baked goods; quality local artisans. Friendly atmosphere, fresh coffee, hot prepared foods and live music every week.

Raw Deal 603 S. Broadway St., Menomonie

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

Thursday, Apr. 6th, 2017

4-8pm Thu. Apr. 6

All You Can Eat Chicken Dinner

Join the Westgate Sportsman's Club on the first Thursday of the month for an all you can eat chicken dinner. 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: $12 for adults; $8 for senior, student & military, $6 for kids (6-12), FREE for 5 and under

Age: All Ages

Friday, Apr. 7th, 2017

4-7:30pm Fri. Apr. 7

Knights of Columbus Fish Fry

Menu includes: deep fried and baked cod loins, au gratin potatoes, french fries, green beans, baked beans, coleslaw, dessert, bread pudding, milk and coffee. Carryouts available. Church is handicapped accessible.

St. Raymond Parish E10455 Mallard Road, Fall Creek

Cost: 3-piece Dinner: $10; 2-piece Dinner: $9; Ages 6-11: $5

Age: All Ages

6:30-7:30pm Fri. Apr. 7

Monthly Wine Tasting Group

This monthly wine tasting group will begin by exploring wine basics, how to properly taste and how to describe or sense what you are tasting. Wine samples and pairing options provided. Each month will be a different style or varietal of wine.

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

Cost: $10; Online registration required 48 hours in advance

Age: 21+

Saturday, Apr. 8th, 2017

9am-1pm Sat. Apr. 8

Winter Market of Menomonie

Fresh and local produce, meats, cheeses, baked goods; quality local artisans. Friendly atmosphere, fresh coffee, hot prepared foods and live music every week.

Raw Deal 603 S. Broadway St., Menomonie

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

Tuesday, Apr. 11th, 2017

6:30-7:30pm Tue. Apr. 11

Spring Cleaning for Your Body

It’s a time to do a mini detox, add in some new foods that you may have skipped over the winter, and ease into your summer diet. Learn about different foods to eat in spring, sample recipes, and more.

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

Cost: $5

Age: All Ages

Saturday, Apr. 15th, 2017

9am-1pm Sat. Apr. 15

Winter Market of Menomonie

Fresh and local produce, meats, cheeses, baked goods; quality local artisans. Friendly atmosphere, fresh coffee, hot prepared foods and live music every week.

Raw Deal 603 S. Broadway St., Menomonie

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

6-9pm Sat. Apr. 15

L.E. Phillips Senior Center Gala - Beer & Wine Tasting

Join the center for its 1st annual event to raise funds to support the growth of the center. Event sponsored by TV18. Includes sampling of local beer and wine from Lazy Monk and Infinity Wines. Music by Sue Orfield and Two Rivers. Hors d'ouerves will be served.

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

Cost: $30/ticket

Sunday, Apr. 16th, 2017

10am-2pm Sun. Apr. 16

Easter Brunch at 29 Pines

A variety of breakfast items including cheesy scrambled eggs & sausage, biscuits & gravy, breakfast potatoes and more. Accompanied by lunch items including ham, pork, chicken, baked cod, corn, a full salad bar and a 29 toppings sundae bar. Reservations encouraged and the Easter Bunny will be around!

29 Pines and Sleep Inn & Suites Conference Center 5872 33rd Avenue, Eau Claire

Cost: $4-6 Children; $13-15 Adults

Age: All ages welcome

Wednesday, Apr. 19th, 2017

4:30-7pm Wed. Apr. 19

Meatball and Maple Syrup Supper

Real maple syrup served over home-made biscuits, meatballs, corn, mashed potatoes, coleslaw, dessert and beverage.

Jim Falls United Methodist Church 13883 Hwy S South, Jim Falls

Cost: Adult ticket $8; Child's ticket $4

Friday, Apr. 21st, 2017

4-7pm Fri. Apr. 21

St Olaf Men's Club Fish Fry

The St Olaf Men's Club will be holding their famous All You Can Eat Fish Fry in the Father Agnew Parish Center. The Menu will feature 2 kinds of battered fish, baked fish, French fries, baked potato, vegetables, salad bar, coffee and milk.

St. Olaf Church 2407 North Lane, Eau Claire

Cost: $10 adults, $9 seniors, $4 children 5-12, free up to age 5, carryout $9

Saturday, Apr. 22nd, 2017

9am-1pm Sat. Apr. 22

Winter Market of Menomonie

Fresh and local produce, meats, cheeses, baked goods; quality local artisans. Friendly atmosphere, fresh coffee, hot prepared foods and live music every week.

Raw Deal 603 S. Broadway St., Menomonie

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

Saturday, Apr. 29th, 2017

9am-1pm Sat. Apr. 29

Winter Market of Menomonie

Fresh and local produce, meats, cheeses, baked goods; quality local artisans. Friendly atmosphere, fresh coffee, hot prepared foods and live music every week.

Raw Deal 603 S. Broadway St., Menomonie

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

4-8pm Sat. Apr. 29

9th Annual Northwest Beerfest

Sponsored by Gordy's Valley Spirits and the Chippewa Falls Hockey Association. Come try over 100 different craft beers.

Chippewa Area Ice Arena 839 First Ave., Chippewa Falls

Cost: $40

Age: 21+

Saturday, May. 13th, 2017

9:30-11:30am Sat. May. 13

Kombucha Basics - Take Charge of Your Gut Health

Kombucha is a fermented tea that is rich in antioxidants, enzymes, probiotics & prebiotics, B-vitamins, and organic acids. In this class, you will learn how to propagate your own SCOBY and watch a demonstration on how you can make your own fermented tea at home.

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

Cost: FREE; Register at least 48 hours in advance

Age: All Ages

Friday, Jun. 9th, 2017

5-10am Fri. Jun. 9

Breakfast in the Valley

Celebrate the importance of agriculture in our local economy. Menu: scrambled eggs with ham, cheese, onions and mushrooms, muffins, sliced cheeses, cheese curds, bananas, coffee, milk and juice, traditional dessert of custard, corn flakes and strawberries.

Eau Claire County Expo Center 5530 Fairview Drive, Eau Claire

Cost: $7 for adults, $2 for children 3-12, 2 and younger are free

Age: All Ages

Saturday, Aug. 5th, 2017

10am-4pm Sat. Aug. 5

Salsa Samplin’ Saturday

Come sample a variety of savory salsas made with local ingredients. Fresh locally grown tomatoes and peppers will be available to purchase for you to make your very own “secret” salsa recipes.

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

Friday, Dec. 1st, 2017

6-10pm Fri. Dec. 1

2nd Annual Prohibition Repeal Party

Celebrate the repeal of prohibition 84 years ago with a 1920's themed night at our Tasting Lounge. There will be swing dancing lessons, live music, hors d'oeuvres, a 20's costume contest, and your first drink at prohibition prices.

Infinity Beverages Winery & Distillery 3460 Mall Drive, Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: 21+

The Volume One Calendar is sponsored by Mayo Clinic Health System of Eau Claire