Friday, Mar. 31st, 2017

6-9pm Fri. Mar. 31

Night for the Fight: A Musical Night to Support the Battle Against Cancer

Night for the Fight, held at Metropolis Resort in Eau Claire, WI will feature 10 local & national bands - all who have been touched in some way by cancer - performing live for the cause. 100% of ticket proceeds will be donated to both the American Cancer Society and the Gilbert Brown Foundation. Doors at 5:30pm.

Metropolis Resort 5150 Fairview Drive, Eau Claire

Cost: $12.50

Saturday, Apr. 1st, 2017

3-7pm Sat. Apr. 1

Paint Sip and Cork Pull

A fun Girls on the Run fundraiser. Cork Pull 3-5pm, Painting 5-7pm, glass of wine included. Proceeds support GOTR program. Limited spots available.

Infinity Beverages Winery & Distillery 3460 Mall Drive, Eau Claire

Cost: $30

Age: 21+

3pm Sat. Apr. 1

Bingo to Support Irvine Zoo

Half the proceeds go to the winner. The other half goes to Irvine Park Zoo.

Snout Saloon 13 W. Central St., Chippewa Falls

7:30-9:30pm Sat. Apr. 1

The Riff-Off: An a Cappella Invitational for Charity

The UW-Eau Claire A Cappella groups are teaming up with special guests from the University of Minnesota and Marquette University to present an invitational concert for charity. A celebration of 5 non-profit organizations through exciting a cappella music and surprises throughout the night.

UWEC Schofield Auditorium 105 Garfield Ave, Eau Claire

Cost: $10

Age: All Ages

Thursday, Apr. 6th, 2017

4:30-6:30pm Thu. Apr. 6

Feed My People's Open House

Feed My People will be kicking off their 35th anniversary celebration at their annual Open House event. You're invited to join board members and staff to see what's new at the food bank, take a tour, honk the horn of a Feed My People semi, and enjoy refreshments and music. All community members are welcome to stop by and learn more.

Feed My People Food Bank 2610 Alpine Rd., Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

4:30-7pm Thu. Apr. 6

Spaghetti Dinner Boy Scout Troop Fundraiser

Boy Scout Troop 30 Spaghetti Dinner and Silent Auction. Scouts work this event to "Earn Their Own Way" to scouting events. Menu: spaghetti, meatballs, salad, green beans, breadstick, beverage, and dessert. Silent Auction includes sporting goods, specialty baskets and gift cards.

St. John's Lutheran Church 1804 Highland Ave., Eau Claire

Cost: Free Will Donation

Age: All Ages

Saturday, Apr. 8th, 2017

9am Sat. Apr. 8

The Mounder Mile - 1 Mile Run/Walk

Run or walk one mile from the Elk Mound High School parking lot to the top of Mound Hill. Register at the school the day of the run. First 150 to register receive an Elk Mound backpack filled with items from the event's sponsors. All proceeds benefit the Elk Mound Booster Club.

Elk Mound High School 405 University St, Elk Mound

Cost: $20 Adults, $10 Students

3pm Sat. Apr. 8

Bingo to Support Irvine Zoo

Half the proceeds go to the winner. The other half goes to Irvine Park Zoo.

Snout Saloon 13 W. Central St., Chippewa Falls

Thursday, Apr. 13th, 2017

6-10pm Thu. Apr. 13

Cribbage Tournament

Support the fight against Alzheimer’s. Blonde’s vs Brunette’s flag football players are hosting a cribbage tournament to fundraise for our teams. Winners take home 30% for 1st place, 15% for 2nd place, and 5% for 3rd place.

Caffe TEMPO 508 Water Street, Eau Claire

Cost: $20 buy-in for singles tournament; FREE to observe

Age: All Ages

Thursday, Apr. 20th, 2017

5-8:30pm Thu. Apr. 20

Friends of the Menomonie Library Spring Book Sale

The Menomonie Public Library is bursting at the seams with books and media. Thousands of books for sale, most of which are $1 or less. DVDs of movies and TV series, music, audiobooks, puppets, record albums, and games. All money raised goes to benefit library programs.

Menomonie Public Library 600 Wolske Bay Rd, Menomonie

Cost: Varies

Age: All Ages

5:15pm Thu. Apr. 20

16th Annual Scrabble Bee Fundraiser

Register your team now for a night of Scrabble with a twist! Six-member teams work together and race against the clock to build the best words they can. The team with the highest total score across three games is declared the winner. Proceeds support Literacy Chippewa Valley's work to boost adult literacy. The evening also includes refreshments, fabulous raffle baskets, and more!

The Lismore 333 Gibson Street, Eau Claire

Cost: See online registration form for cost

Age: All Ages

5:30pm Thu. Apr. 20

ECCT's 8th Annual Purses with Purpose Fundraiser

8th Annual Fundraiser benefiting ECCT. A Ladies Night Out featuring fine dining, specialty drinks, entertainment, prizes, raffles, games and Live and Silent auction of purses filled with good and services.

Wild Ridge Golf Course 3647 Kane Rd., Eau Claire

Cost: $40 per person; Register by 4/12

Friday, Apr. 21st, 2017

9am-6pm Fri. Apr. 21

Dunn County Humane Society Rummage/Bake Sale

Rummage/Bake sale to benefit the animals. Donation drop off date: April 19, 9-7. Baked goods, clothing of all sizes, household, books, games, furniture toys, seasonal, linens.

Menomonie Veterans Center E4710 County Rd. BB, Menomonie

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

10am-5:30pm Fri. Apr. 21

Friends of the Menomonie Library Spring Book Sale

The Menomonie Public Library is bursting at the seams with books and media. Thousands of books for sale, most of which are $1 or less. DVDs of movies and TV series, music, audiobooks, puppets, record albums, and games. All money raised goes to benefit library programs.

Menomonie Public Library 600 Wolske Bay Rd, Menomonie

Cost: Varies

Age: All Ages

7pm-4am Fri. Apr. 21

Menomonie Area Relay for Life

Relay for Life is the opportunity for people to come together to celebrate the lives of those affected by cancer, remember those who have lost their battle, and fight back to raise money for the American Cancer Society. It's an overnight event that raises funds and awareness for the American Cancer Society.

University of Wisconsin-Stout, Sports & Fitness Center 220 13th Ave E, Sports & Fitness Center, Menomonie

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

Saturday, Apr. 22nd, 2017

9am-noon Sat. Apr. 22

The Amazing Eau Claire Cleanup

The Eau Claire Parks, Recreation, & Forestry Department is organizing the “Amazing Eau Claire Clean-Up”. This event sends volunteers to locations throughout the city including community parks, neighborhood playgrounds, picnic areas, and recreational trails, where they clean the areas and prepare flowerbeds.

City of Eau Claire Parks and Trails, Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

9am-3pm Sat. Apr. 22

Dunn County Humane Society Rummage/Bake Sale

Rummage/Bake sale to benefit the animals. Donation drop off date: April 19, 9-7. Baked goods, clothing of all sizes, household, books, games, furniture toys, seasonal, linens.

Menomonie Veterans Center E4710 County Rd. BB, Menomonie

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

10am-4:30pm Sat. Apr. 22

Friends of the Menomonie Library Spring Book Sale

The Menomonie Public Library is bursting at the seams with books and media. Thousands of books for sale, most of which are $1 or less. DVDs of movies and TV series, music, audiobooks, puppets, record albums, and games. All money raised goes to benefit library programs.

Menomonie Public Library 600 Wolske Bay Rd, Menomonie

Cost: Varies

Age: All Ages

3pm Sat. Apr. 22

Bingo to Support Irvine Zoo

Half the proceeds go to the winner. The other half goes to Irvine Park Zoo.

Snout Saloon 13 W. Central St., Chippewa Falls

Sunday, Apr. 23rd, 2017

1-3pm Sun. Apr. 23

Friends of the Menomonie Library Spring Book Sale

The Menomonie Public Library is bursting at the seams with books and media. Thousands of books for sale, most of which are $1 or less. DVDs of movies and TV series, music, audiobooks, puppets, record albums, and games. All money raised goes to benefit library programs.

Menomonie Public Library 600 Wolske Bay Rd, Menomonie

Cost: Varies

Age: All Ages

4-9pm Sun. Apr. 23

Float Fly Pie Triathlon and Beacon House Day

Join us on for the Float Fly Pie Triathlon to benefit the Family Promise of the Chippewa Valley. Float in the air on the trampolines, Fly on the go carts and eat Pizza Pie competing against other teams!! There is a Corporate Team Division and Family Division. Even compete for prizes.

Action City 2402 Lorch Ave., Eau Claire

Cost: Triathlon: $45/individual, Fundraiser: $30/person

Age: All Ages

Wednesday, Apr. 26th, 2017

5-7:30pm Wed. Apr. 26

Young Professionals Week: CV After Hours Rotary Meal Packaging

Join the Young Professionals week in packing 10,000 meals to be distributed locally through Feed My People Food Bank. Volunteers can arrive 5-7:30pm. This is a great opportunity to learn hands-on what this program consists of while making a difference in the Chippewa Valley.

The Community Table 320 Putnam St., Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: Ages 21-40

Thursday, Apr. 27th, 2017

11am-6:30pm Thu. Apr. 27

Robbins Elementary PTO Chicken Dinner Fundraiser

1/2 delicious smoked Chicken, warm buttery roll, baked beans, and cheesy potatoes. Drive up service available (except 3:15-4pm). Pre-ordering recommended. Free business delivery - five order minimum. Proceeds directly benefit Robbins Elementary students and educators. Rain or shine.

Robbins Elementary 3832 E Hamilton Ave, Eau Claire

Cost: $8.50 per meal

Age: All Ages

Saturday, Apr. 29th, 2017

3pm Sat. Apr. 29

Bingo to Support Irvine Zoo

Half the proceeds go to the winner. The other half goes to Irvine Park Zoo.

Snout Saloon 13 W. Central St., Chippewa Falls

Sunday, Apr. 30th, 2017

1-8:30pm Sun. Apr. 30

5th. Annual "The Beatles on the Chippewa"

A tribute to the Fab Four's music and benefit for Blues on the Chippewa. Over 40 regional musicians will be performing including Little Wing, Nici Peper, James Grant, Truth before Treason, Mark Healey, Bear Creek Boys, The Renditions, Scott Wilcox, The Mustangs, Kevin Lombardo Duo, Wolves at the Door and more.

Corral Bar & Riverside Grill 318 W. Main St., Durand

Cost: FREE

Age: 21+

Monday, May. 1st, 2017

5-7:30pm Mon. May. 1

Women's Giving Circle Spring Gathering

Offers a great opportunity to meet members of the WGC, learn about its mission to support nonprofits that serve local women and children, and hear from the organizations that have benefited from their grants. Everyone is welcome to come enjoy a plated meal and treats as they learn about the WGC and its grantees.

Eau Claire Golf & Country Club 828 Clubview Lane, Altoona

Cost: $20 for Women's Giving Circle members, $15 for guests

Age: All Ages

Saturday, May. 6th, 2017

10am Sat. May. 6

Chippewa Valley It Works Gives Back to Down Syndrome

An event to raise awareness and fundraising for Down Syndrome. Vendors, crafting, small business sellers, pool tournament from 10am-5pm, dart tournament from 11am-6pm, and Moonshine Band from 7-11pm.

Northern Wisconsin State Fairgrounds 225 Edward St., Chippewa Falls

Cost: $5

Age: All Ages

3pm Sat. May. 6

Bingo to Support Irvine Zoo

Half the proceeds go to the winner. The other half goes to Irvine Park Zoo.

Snout Saloon 13 W. Central St., Chippewa Falls

Sunday, May. 21st, 2017

9am-noon Sun. May. 21

3rd Annual Parkview Elementary Color Run

This family friendly event is open to the community. Have fun and support a LOCAL color run. All the money raised from this event will be used to fund student activities, projects and field trips not covered by school budget for Parkview Elementary students.

Irvine Park - Main Pavilion Bridgewater Avenue, Chippewa Falls

Cost: $20 for individuals or Family rates

Age: All Ages

Saturday, May. 27th, 2017

8am-1pm Sat. May. 27

The Oz Run - 5K Run/Walk and Half Marathon

This annual Wizard of Oz-themed 5K Run/Walk and Half Marathon benefits Irvine Park and the new Southview Elementary Barrier Free Playground. Registered runners get race shirt and medal. Finish line festival with runner costume contest, prizes for top finishers, live music, hot dogs and brats, beer and root beer, petting zoo, bounce house and more. A local race benefitting local groups.

Northern Wisconsin State Fair Grounds 225 Edward St, Chippewa Falls

Cost: Varies

Age: All Ages

Friday, Jun. 2nd, 2017

11:30am-6pm Fri. Jun. 2

Reach Foundation Charity Golf Outing

The Reach Foundation is holding its 18th annual charity golf outing. This includes a prize for every golfer, select-hole competitions, a silent auction, and a dinner and awards ceremony following the tournament. All proceeds support Reach Inc.

Hickory Hills Golf Course E4080 Hickory Rd., Eau Claire

Cost: $75 before May 8, $85 after May 8

Age: 18+

Sunday, Jun. 11th, 2017

10am-2pm Sun. Jun. 11

Eau Claire Area Master Gardener Plant Sale

Available for purchase will be perennials for sun and shade, herbs, shrubs, houseplants, garden crafts, and more. Additionally, Master Gardener Volunteers will be on hand to answer your home lawn/garden and plant care questions. Sponsored by the Eau Claire Area Master Gardener Association.

Phoenix Park 330 Riverfront Terrace, Eau Claire

Saturday, Jun. 17th, 2017

7am-3pm Sat. Jun. 17

Hallie Optimist Golf Ball Scramble and Golf Ball Drop

Enjoy 18 holes of golf with special hole events, a picnic luncheon, prizes, and a silent auction. At the end of the event, a helicopter will fly marked golf balls above the green and drop them. If your numbered golf ball is closest to the tee you will win cash! Proceeds help the Hallie Optimist fund youth programs.

Lake Hallie Golf Course 2196 110th St, Chippewa Falls

Cost: $80 per golfer; $300 per foursome; Golf Ball raffle $5 each or 5 for $20

Age: Adults

9am-3pm Sat. Jun. 17

WINUM District Optimist Junior Golf Tournament

The Optimist International Junior Golf Championships is one of the largest and best-known junior golf tournaments in the world. Each year, more than 600 golfers participate in the Optimist Junior Golf Tournament.

Lake Hallie Golf Course 2196 110th St, Chippewa Falls

Cost: $50 per golfer

Age: Ages 10-18

Friday, Aug. 11th, 2017

6-10am Fri. Aug. 11

Dunkin’ Donuts Cop on a Rooftop for Special Olympics

Local law enforcement officers will sit, stand, and jump around to be let down from the rooftop of Dunkin’ Donuts stores across Wisconsin. To get off the roof the officers are asking you to make a donation into a bucket they will lower from the roof.

Dunkin' Donuts 2836 N. Clairemont Ave., Eau Claire

Cost: Donations include free coffee

Age: All Ages

Tuesday, Aug. 29th, 2017

4:30-7pm Tue. Aug. 29

Leader-Telegram Buckshot Run for Special Olympics

This 2 mile run/walk in beautiful Carson Park is ranked one of the top 10 races in Wisconsin. Check in begins at 4:30 p.m. and the race begins at 6 p.m. with awards following at 7 p.m.

Carson Park 199 Carson Park Dr., Eau Claire

Cost: $20-$35

Age: All Ages

Saturday, Sep. 2nd, 2017

7:30am-1pm Sat. Sep. 2

Leader-Telegram Buckshot Run for Special Olympics

A 2 and 5 mile run/walk in and around beautiful Carson Park and downtown Eau Claire is ranked one of the top 10 races in Wisconsin. Check in begins at 7:30 AM, the 5 mile starts at 9 AM the 2 mile starts at 10:30 a.m., the Kids’ Fun Run begins at 11:30 a.m. and awards are at Noon.

Carson Park 199 Carson Park Dr., Eau Claire

Cost: $20-$35

Age: All Ages

Thursday, Sep. 28th, 2017

5:30-9pm Thu. Sep. 28

Run With the Cops 5K for Special Olympics

Join dozens of law enforcement officers for this 5k to benefit local Special Olympics athletes. This unique evening glow run follows a 5k run and 1 mile walk route on campus and through parts of downtown Menomonie. Registration includes a t-shirt and coffee and donuts at the finish line. Open to all community members, families, college students and anyone interested in supporting Special Olympics.

UW-Stout Campus 712 Broadway St S, Menomonie

Cost: $25

Age: All Ages

Saturday, Nov. 4th, 2017

6-10pm Sat. Nov. 4

10th Annual Country Inn C.A.R.E.S.

This year, the Country Inn of Chippewa Falls sponsors the Chippewa County Humane Society, a non-profit animal welfare organization serving Chippewa and the surrounding counties. The theme this year will be "Pretty in Pink: An 80s Prom" with great items available in the silent auction and raffle tables. Prizes for costumes.

Loopy's Grill and Saloon 10691 Business 29, Chippewa Falls

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

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