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-3pm Sat. Apr. 1

Elk Mound Booster Club Spring Art & Craft Sale

More than 100 crafters and vendors will fill the high school gymnasium and hallways. Free admission and free babysitting are always a part of these shows. Concessions are available and proceeds go to support athletes in Elk Mound.

Elk Mound High School 405 University St, Elk Mound

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

9am-3pm Sat. Apr. 1

33rd Annual Spring Craft Sale Chippewa Falls Senior High School

All items are handmade or homemade by the exhibitor. Concessions onsite. Proceeds benefit Chippewa Falls Wrestling Club. Contact for vendor information.

Chippewa Falls Senior High School 735 Terrill Street, Chippewa Falls

Cost: $1 adults

Age: All Ages

4pm Sat. Apr. 1

Citywide April Fools Pillow Fight

Volume One will revive its citywide April Fools’ Day Pillow Fight in downtown Eau Claire, Wis. The huge community pillow fight used to be an annual tradition, held each April 1 from 06-12 until the squishy brawl went on indefinite hiatus. It'll be "Five Minutes of Feathery Fury" starting precisely at 4pm. Grab a pillow, bring some friends, wait for the start whistle and start swinging!

The Oxbow Hotel 516 Galloway St., Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Sunday, Apr. 2nd, 2017

6-8pm Sun. Apr. 2

Sing! Eau Claire

Want to sing with others just for the fun of it? No auditions, no need to read music or memorize lyrics, and no talent needed. Secular, simple and uplifting songs.

Unitarian Universalist Congregation 421 S. Farwell St., Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

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

Sunday, Apr. 9th, 2017

8:30am-12:30pm Sun. Apr. 9

Pancake Breakfast & Book Sale

Sacred Heart - St. Patrick Parish in Eau Claire is hosting a Palm Sunday Pancake Breakfast and Book Sale. Breakfast includes pancakes, sausages, eggs, fruit cups or applesauce, coffee, juice & milk. Book Sale includes hundreds of titles for all ages.

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

Cost: Adults $5, Children (5-12) $2, Family Max $20

Age: All Ages

Sunday, Apr. 16th, 2017

6-8pm Sun. Apr. 16

Sing! Eau Claire

Want to sing with others just for the fun of it? No auditions, no need to read music or memorize lyrics, and no talent needed. Secular, simple and uplifting songs.

Unitarian Universalist Congregation 421 S. Farwell St., Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

Friday, Apr. 21st, 2017

Fri. Apr. 21

Here We Grow Again - Spring Children's Consignment Fair

West Central Wisconsin's upscale children's consignment event. The place to find bargains on quality, name brand clothes, great toys, books, videos, baby equipment, and nursery furniture. Make some extra cash by consigning your child's/teens things or purchasing some great things for your child/teen at can't-be-beat prices. Item drop off for consignment on 9/14 and 9/15.

Hobbs Ice Arena 915 Menomonie St., Eau Claire

Cost: FREE to attend

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

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

Sat. Apr. 22

Here We Grow Again - Spring Children's Consignment Fair

West Central Wisconsin's upscale children's consignment event. The place to find bargains on quality, name brand clothes, great toys, books, videos, baby equipment, and nursery furniture. Make some extra cash by consigning your child's/teens things or purchasing some great things for your child/teen at can't-be-beat prices. Item drop off for consignment on 9/14 and 9/15.

Hobbs Ice Arena 915 Menomonie St., Eau Claire

Cost: FREE to attend

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-noon Sat. Apr. 22

March for Science and Climate

This Earth Day, there will be a march from Phillips Science Hall to Phoenix Park, following the Planet Walk along the trail. Hear short speeches along the way to support science and climate action. Carry a sign to show you love science and a livable planet. This is the local, sister march of two national marches.

UW-Eau Claire Phillips Hall 105 Garfield Ave., Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

Sunday, Apr. 23rd, 2017

Sun. Apr. 23

Here We Grow Again - Spring Children's Consignment Fair

West Central Wisconsin's upscale children's consignment event. The place to find bargains on quality, name brand clothes, great toys, books, videos, baby equipment, and nursery furniture. Make some extra cash by consigning your child's/teens things or purchasing some great things for your child/teen at can't-be-beat prices. Item drop off for consignment on 9/14 and 9/15.

Hobbs Ice Arena 915 Menomonie St., Eau Claire

Cost: FREE to attend

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

Friday, Apr. 28th, 2017

7:30-9pm Fri. Apr. 28

The Menomonie Singers: From Vienna

The Menomonie Singers present Schubert's Mass in G and other choral selections of composers who have lived and worked in Vienna. Small orchestra of local musicians will accompany the Mass and perform a Janacek suite. Dr. Jerry Hui, conductor. Beth Wacek, piano accompanist.

Lutheran Church of the Good Shepherd 1120 Cedar St., Eau Claire

Cost: Suggested Donation $10

Age: All Ages

Saturday, Apr. 29th, 2017

8am-3pm Sat. Apr. 29

UUC Spring Thrift Sale

Including $3 bag sale on clothing; books; furniture; bedding; kitchen appliances and supplies; boutique items; home decor; games & toys; shoes; purses and much more.

Unitarian Universalist Congregation 421 S. Farwell St., Eau Claire

5:30-9pm Sat. Apr. 29

Hot Pants & Faceplants: CVRG vs Fox City Roller Derby

It’s time to break out the hot pants and get ready to cheer as the Chippewa Valley Roller Girls take on Fox Cities Roller Derby from Appleton, WI. Doors open at 5:30 pm, game starts at 6:30 pm

Eau Claire Indoor Sports Center 3456 Craig Road, Eau Claire

Cost: $8 presale, $10 at the door

Age: All ages, kids under 12 are free

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

3-5pm Sat. May. 6

Go Paint Chippewa Valley - Quick Paint in Phoenix Park

Quick Paint in Phoenix Park! Registered GO Paint! Chippewa Valley painters will have 2 hours to paint the flora, fauna, and folks of Phoenix Park. Prizes awarded. Participating artists are required to register. Contact for more information about how to register.

Phoenix Park 330 Riverfront Terrace, Eau Claire

Cost: See registration information, FREE to watch

Age: All Ages

9-11pm Sat. May. 6

Observing The Night Sky With The Chippewa Valley Astronomical Society

Enjoy a view of the night sky not possible from the city. Look through telescopes and see galaxies, nebula, star clusters, colorful double stars, and much more. Public observing starts about an hour after sunset for about two hours.

Hobbs Observatory In Beaver Creek Reserve, S1 Cty Hwy K, Fall Creek

Cost: FREE, donations accepted

Age: All ages

Sunday, May. 7th, 2017

6-8pm Sun. May. 7

Sing! Eau Claire

Want to sing with others just for the fun of it? No auditions, no need to read music or memorize lyrics, and no talent needed. Secular, simple and uplifting songs.

Unitarian Universalist Congregation 421 S. Farwell St., Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

Monday, May. 8th, 2017

7:30-9pm Mon. May. 8

Scott Hamilton

It's been 33 years since figure skating icon Scott Hamilton grabbed Gold at the Sarajevo Olympics. But, some of his biggest victories have been off the ice. He successfully survived testicular cancer and re-occurring benign brain tumors with a hope-filled spirit. Learn Scott's secrets to overcoming adversity, and how to "choose to celebrate life," even in the most challenging times.

The State Theatre 316 Eau Claire St., Eau Claire

Cost: $5

Age: All Ages

Saturday, May. 13th, 2017

9-11pm Sat. May. 13

Observing The Night Sky With The Chippewa Valley Astronomical Society

Enjoy a view of the night sky not possible from the city. Look through telescopes and see galaxies, nebula, star clusters, colorful double stars, and much more. Public observing starts about an hour after sunset for about two hours.

Hobbs Observatory In Beaver Creek Reserve, S1 Cty Hwy K, Fall Creek

Cost: FREE, donations accepted

Age: All ages

Saturday, May. 20th, 2017

10am-1pm Sat. May. 20

25th Annual Mutt Strut N' Tabby Trot 5K Fun Run & Pet Walk

24th Annual Mutt Strut N' Tabby Trot 5K Fun Run and Pet Walk. Registration is at 10am and the Run/Walk start at 11am. Participating pets must be up-to-date on rabies vaccination and be leashed. Event also includes a bounce house, pet expo, kid's games, silent auctions, basket raffles and concessions. The fabulous Mutt Strut Raffle drawing will be held at 12:45 pm (raffle tickets available now).

Dunn County Fairgrounds - Fanetti Community Center 620 17th Street SE, Menomonie

Cost: $25 per person

Age: All Ages

9-11pm Sat. May. 20

Observing The Night Sky With The Chippewa Valley Astronomical Society

Enjoy a view of the night sky not possible from the city. Look through telescopes and see galaxies, nebula, star clusters, colorful double stars, and much more. Public observing starts about an hour after sunset for about two hours.

Hobbs Observatory In Beaver Creek Reserve, S1 Cty Hwy K, Fall Creek

Cost: FREE, donations accepted

Age: All ages

Sunday, May. 21st, 2017

6-8pm Sun. May. 21

Sing! Eau Claire

Want to sing with others just for the fun of it? No auditions, no need to read music or memorize lyrics, and no talent needed. Secular, simple and uplifting songs.

Unitarian Universalist Congregation 421 S. Farwell St., Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

Saturday, May. 27th, 2017

9-11pm Sat. May. 27

Observing The Night Sky With The Chippewa Valley Astronomical Society

Enjoy a view of the night sky not possible from the city. Look through telescopes and see galaxies, nebula, star clusters, colorful double stars, and much more. Public observing starts about an hour after sunset for about two hours.

Hobbs Observatory In Beaver Creek Reserve, S1 Cty Hwy K, Fall Creek

Cost: FREE, donations accepted

Age: All ages

Sunday, May. 28th, 2017
Saturday, Jun. 3rd, 2017

10pm Sat. Jun. 3

Observing The Night Sky With The Chippewa Valley Astronomical Society

Enjoy a view of the night sky not possible from the city. Look through telescopes and see galaxies, nebula, star clusters, colorful double stars, and much more. Public observing starts about an hour after sunset for about two hours.

Hobbs Observatory In Beaver Creek Reserve, S1 Cty Hwy K, Fall Creek

Cost: FREE, donations accepted

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, Jun. 10th, 2017

10pm Sat. Jun. 10

Observing The Night Sky With The Chippewa Valley Astronomical Society

Enjoy a view of the night sky not possible from the city. Look through telescopes and see galaxies, nebula, star clusters, colorful double stars, and much more. Public observing starts about an hour after sunset for about two hours.

Hobbs Observatory In Beaver Creek Reserve, S1 Cty Hwy K, Fall Creek

Cost: FREE, donations accepted

Age: All ages

Saturday, Jun. 17th, 2017

10pm Sat. Jun. 17

Observing The Night Sky With The Chippewa Valley Astronomical Society

Enjoy a view of the night sky not possible from the city. Look through telescopes and see galaxies, nebula, star clusters, colorful double stars, and much more. Public observing starts about an hour after sunset for about two hours.

Hobbs Observatory In Beaver Creek Reserve, S1 Cty Hwy K, Fall Creek

Cost: FREE, donations accepted

Age: All ages

Saturday, Jun. 24th, 2017

10pm Sat. Jun. 24

Observing The Night Sky With The Chippewa Valley Astronomical Society

Enjoy a view of the night sky not possible from the city. Look through telescopes and see galaxies, nebula, star clusters, colorful double stars, and much more. Public observing starts about an hour after sunset for about two hours.

Hobbs Observatory In Beaver Creek Reserve, S1 Cty Hwy K, Fall Creek

Cost: FREE, donations accepted

Age: All ages

Saturday, Jul. 1st, 2017

10pm Sat. Jul. 1

Observing The Night Sky With The Chippewa Valley Astronomical Society

Enjoy a view of the night sky not possible from the city. Look through telescopes and see galaxies, nebula, star clusters, colorful double stars, and much more. Public observing starts about an hour after sunset for about two hours.

Hobbs Observatory In Beaver Creek Reserve, S1 Cty Hwy K, Fall Creek

Cost: FREE, donations accepted

Age: All ages

Saturday, Jul. 8th, 2017

10pm Sat. Jul. 8

Observing The Night Sky With The Chippewa Valley Astronomical Society

Enjoy a view of the night sky not possible from the city. Look through telescopes and see galaxies, nebula, star clusters, colorful double stars, and much more. Public observing starts about an hour after sunset for about two hours.

Hobbs Observatory In Beaver Creek Reserve, S1 Cty Hwy K, Fall Creek

Cost: FREE, donations accepted

Age: All ages

Saturday, Jul. 15th, 2017

10pm Sat. Jul. 15

Observing The Night Sky With The Chippewa Valley Astronomical Society

Enjoy a view of the night sky not possible from the city. Look through telescopes and see galaxies, nebula, star clusters, colorful double stars, and much more. Public observing starts about an hour after sunset for about two hours.

Hobbs Observatory In Beaver Creek Reserve, S1 Cty Hwy K, Fall Creek

Cost: FREE, donations accepted

Age: All ages

Saturday, Jul. 22nd, 2017

10pm Sat. Jul. 22

Observing The Night Sky With The Chippewa Valley Astronomical Society

Enjoy a view of the night sky not possible from the city. Look through telescopes and see galaxies, nebula, star clusters, colorful double stars, and much more. Public observing starts about an hour after sunset for about two hours.

Hobbs Observatory In Beaver Creek Reserve, S1 Cty Hwy K, Fall Creek

Cost: FREE, donations accepted

Age: All ages

Saturday, Jul. 29th, 2017

10pm Sat. Jul. 29

Observing The Night Sky With The Chippewa Valley Astronomical Society

Enjoy a view of the night sky not possible from the city. Look through telescopes and see galaxies, nebula, star clusters, colorful double stars, and much more. Public observing starts about an hour after sunset for about two hours.

Hobbs Observatory In Beaver Creek Reserve, S1 Cty Hwy K, Fall Creek

Cost: FREE, donations accepted

Age: All ages

Saturday, Aug. 5th, 2017

9-11pm Sat. Aug. 5

Observing The Night Sky With The Chippewa Valley Astronomical Society

Enjoy a view of the night sky not possible from the city. Look through telescopes and see galaxies, nebula, star clusters, colorful double stars, and much more. Public observing starts about an hour after sunset for about two hours.

Hobbs Observatory In Beaver Creek Reserve, S1 Cty Hwy K, Fall Creek

Cost: FREE, donations accepted

Age: All ages

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

Saturday, Aug. 12th, 2017

9-11pm Sat. Aug. 12

Observing The Night Sky With The Chippewa Valley Astronomical Society

Enjoy a view of the night sky not possible from the city. Look through telescopes and see galaxies, nebula, star clusters, colorful double stars, and much more. Public observing starts about an hour after sunset for about two hours.

Hobbs Observatory In Beaver Creek Reserve, S1 Cty Hwy K, Fall Creek

Cost: FREE, donations accepted

Age: All ages

Saturday, Sep. 2nd, 2017

8-10pm Sat. Sep. 2

Observing The Night Sky With The Chippewa Valley Astronomical Society

Enjoy a view of the night sky not possible from the city. Look through telescopes and see galaxies, nebula, star clusters, colorful double stars, and much more. Public observing starts about an hour after sunset for about two hours.

Hobbs Observatory In Beaver Creek Reserve, S1 Cty Hwy K, Fall Creek

Cost: FREE, donations accepted

Age: All ages

Saturday, Sep. 9th, 2017

11am-5pm Sat. Sep. 9

United Way Community Block Party

An afternoon of fun for all ages. Games and activities, great prizes, comedy acts, musical entertainment, and food will be throughout Irvine Park. There will be great opportunities to engage with local nonprofits and receive free services that promote a good quality of life.

Irvine Park Bridgewater Avenue, Chippewa Falls

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

8-10pm Sat. Sep. 9

Observing The Night Sky With The Chippewa Valley Astronomical Society

Enjoy a view of the night sky not possible from the city. Look through telescopes and see galaxies, nebula, star clusters, colorful double stars, and much more. Public observing starts about an hour after sunset for about two hours.

Hobbs Observatory In Beaver Creek Reserve, S1 Cty Hwy K, Fall Creek

Cost: FREE, donations accepted

Age: All ages

Saturday, Sep. 16th, 2017

10am-4pm Sat. Sep. 16

Fall Festival with Exotic Animal Zoo

There will be a variety of exotic animals for the kids to enjoy. Bring the kids for a day of family fun. There will also be pumpkin painting, scarecrow making, face painting, pumpkin bowling, apple cider, cookies, and more.

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

Cost: $15 per scarecrow; purchase pumpkins for $3 to paint; Face painting $3, Petting Zoo is FREE

8-10pm Sat. Sep. 16

Observing The Night Sky With The Chippewa Valley Astronomical Society

Enjoy a view of the night sky not possible from the city. Look through telescopes and see galaxies, nebula, star clusters, colorful double stars, and much more. Public observing starts about an hour after sunset for about two hours.

Hobbs Observatory In Beaver Creek Reserve, S1 Cty Hwy K, Fall Creek

Cost: FREE, donations accepted

Age: All ages

Saturday, Sep. 23rd, 2017

8-10pm Sat. Sep. 23

Observing The Night Sky With The Chippewa Valley Astronomical Society

Enjoy a view of the night sky not possible from the city. Look through telescopes and see galaxies, nebula, star clusters, colorful double stars, and much more. Public observing starts about an hour after sunset for about two hours.

Hobbs Observatory In Beaver Creek Reserve, S1 Cty Hwy K, Fall Creek

Cost: FREE, donations accepted

Age: All ages

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