Tuesday, Sep. 18th, 2018

Tue. Sep. 18

Master Gardener Training

Master Gardener Volunteers specifically focus on the topic of gardening. They help answer gardening questions, help people grow food, battle invasive plants and protect pollinators, and get people– of all ages and abilities– active in the garden.

Chippewa County UW-Extension Office 711 N. Bridge St. Rm. 13, Chippewa Falls

Cost: $80

9:30-11:30am Tue. Sep. 18

Play & Learn

You and your child will enjoy free play, songs, dancing, stories, crafts & snacks. Here you will find playing & learning go hand in hand. Come & experience learning through the eyes of your child.

River Source Family Center 403 High Street, Chippewa Falls

Cost: FREE

Age: Birth to age 5

10am-5pm Tue. Sep. 18

The Chetek Gang: CJ Conner, Bruce Marsh, Don Olson and Nancy Dutmer

It must be something in the water. Chetek, Wisconsin is home to some of the best and most eclectic artists in western Wisconsin. This exhibit will feature the work of four Chetek-based artists. No cost for admission. Artwork will be available for sale.

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

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

10:30-10:50am Tue. Sep. 18

Little Learners Storytime

Short concept rich books, singing, finger plays, puppets and nursery rhyme repetition are used to help foster healthy brain development, enhance early language skills and nurture a love of reading. Siblings are welcome.

Chippewa Falls Public Library 105 W Central St., Chippewa Falls

Cost: FREE

Age: Birth to 3 and caregivers

11-11:30am Tue. Sep. 18

Growing Readers Storytime

For preschool children ages 3-6, this 30 minute storytime features books, songs, movement, and interactive learning activities that build pre-reading skills in your child, followed by an open activity/play period. Children may attend independently or with their caregivers.

Chippewa Falls Public Library 105 W Central St., Chippewa Falls

Cost: FREE

Age: Ages 3-6

3:30-5:30pm Tue. Sep. 18

Literacy Chippewa Valley Open Learning

Any adult interested in pursuing a specific literacy goal, be it obtaining their GED, increasing their reading comprehension, or improving their math or computer skils, is welcome to attend. After the initial intake and assessment, Literacy Volunteers staff work with students on their educational goals.

Chippewa Falls Public Library 105 W Central St., Chippewa Falls

Cost: FREE

Wednesday, Sep. 19th, 2018

10am-5pm Wed. Sep. 19

Valley Art Gallery Reopening Exhibition

Newly remodeled and full of beautiful new art with 4 new artist members. Area art for sale and art classes for all ages. Stop by and chat with the artists and learn about our amazing class offerings and info about our ribbon cutting & grand opening celebration.

Valley Art Gallery & Gifts 304 N. Bridge St, Chippewa Falls

Age: Classes for all ages

10am-5pm Wed. Sep. 19

The Chetek Gang: CJ Conner, Bruce Marsh, Don Olson and Nancy Dutmer

It must be something in the water. Chetek, Wisconsin is home to some of the best and most eclectic artists in western Wisconsin. This exhibit will feature the work of four Chetek-based artists. No cost for admission. Artwork will be available for sale.

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

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

1-3pm Wed. Sep. 19

Knot Just Knitting - Crafting Group

Crafters are invited to bring their latest project and enjoy an afternoon of crafting and conversation with fellow artists. Meet new people, create new items, and even learn a thing or two. Quilt, knit, scrapbook, crochet, and more.

Chippewa Falls Public Library 105 W Central St., Chippewa Falls

6-8pm Wed. Sep. 19

Your Journey Together

Your Journey Together is a 12-week parenting class for those looking to enhance their parenting experience. Childcare is provided. Space is limited, registration is required.

Family Support Center 403 High Street, Chippewa Falls

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

Thursday, Sep. 20th, 2018

9:30-11:30am Thu. Sep. 20

Play & Learn

You and your child will enjoy free play, songs, dancing, stories, crafts & snacks. Here you will find playing & learning go hand in hand. Come & experience learning through the eyes of your child.

River Source Family Center 403 High Street, Chippewa Falls

Cost: FREE

Age: Birth to age 5

10am-5pm Thu. Sep. 20

Valley Art Gallery Reopening Exhibition

Newly remodeled and full of beautiful new art with 4 new artist members. Area art for sale and art classes for all ages. Stop by and chat with the artists and learn about our amazing class offerings and info about our ribbon cutting & grand opening celebration.

Valley Art Gallery & Gifts 304 N. Bridge St, Chippewa Falls

Age: Classes for all ages

10am-5pm Thu. Sep. 20

The Chetek Gang: CJ Conner, Bruce Marsh, Don Olson and Nancy Dutmer

It must be something in the water. Chetek, Wisconsin is home to some of the best and most eclectic artists in western Wisconsin. This exhibit will feature the work of four Chetek-based artists. No cost for admission. Artwork will be available for sale.

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

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

10:30-11:30am Thu. Sep. 20

Coloring Therapy

Remember how much you enjoyed coloring as a child? Bring back the memories. They'll provide the materials; you do the creating. A fun way to meet people and relax.

Chippewa Falls Public Library 105 W Central St., Chippewa Falls

noon-6pm Thu. Sep. 20

Chippewa Falls Farmers Market

Locally grown fresh fruits, vegetables and flowers, as well as locally made baked goods, salsas, jams, jellies, crafts, handcrafted items, and much more every Thursday.

Allen Park S. Bridge St., Chippewa Falls

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

1-4pm Thu. Sep. 20

West Wisconsin Wood Carvers Guild

All carvers are welcome to come and carve and share ideas. Learning kits available for those who would like to learn.

Chippewa Falls Masonic Center 650 Bridgewater Avenue, Chippewa Falls

Cost: Annual membership: $15

5:30-8pm Thu. Sep. 20

Who Will Care for You? A Crisis in Care

Wisconsin is currently experiencing a serious long-term care workforce shortage. Join the community conversation as we learn more about and discuss this issue. Refreshments 5:30-6pm. Speakers and community conversation 6-8pm.

Eagle's Club 2588 Hallie Rd., Chippewa Falls

Cost: FREE

Age: 18+

5:30-9:30pm Thu. Sep. 20

11th Annual Ladies Evening Extravaganza

The evening will feature delicious food by, local beer and wine, fun entertainment and amazing raffles and prizes. All proceeds benefit Family Support Center.

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

Cost: $45

Age: 21+

Friday, Sep. 21st, 2018

10am-4pm Fri. Sep. 21

The Chetek Gang: CJ Conner, Bruce Marsh, Don Olson and Nancy Dutmer

It must be something in the water. Chetek, Wisconsin is home to some of the best and most eclectic artists in western Wisconsin. This exhibit will feature the work of four Chetek-based artists. No cost for admission. Artwork will be available for sale.

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

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

10am-5pm Fri. Sep. 21

Valley Art Gallery Reopening Exhibition

Newly remodeled and full of beautiful new art with 4 new artist members. Area art for sale and art classes for all ages. Stop by and chat with the artists and learn about our amazing class offerings and info about our ribbon cutting & grand opening celebration.

Valley Art Gallery & Gifts 304 N. Bridge St, Chippewa Falls

Age: Classes for all ages