Friday, Nov. 17th, 2017

9am-5pm Fri. Nov. 17

Pine Harbor Studios Open House

Get a jump on Christmas shopping at this annual fall sale. Featuring multiple local artists. Pottery, paintings, soaps, industrial furniture and other hand crafted items will be available for purchase.

Pine Harbor Studio 7157 185th St., Chippewa Falls

10am-4pm Fri. Nov. 17

Valley Art Association – Annual Member Exhibit/Show

No cost for admission to the exhibit. There will be artwork available for sale. The theme of the exhibit is "Happy Accidents,"  which is defined as focusing on art planned one way and for some reason the finished piece was different than what had been originally envisioned.

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

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

10:30-10:50am Fri. Nov. 17

Little Learners Storytime

This 15-20 minute program is for children birth to three and their family or caregivers. 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.

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

Cost: FREE

Age: Birth -3 and caregivers

11-11:30am Fri. Nov. 17

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, but parents are asked to remain in the children's area in case they are needed.

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

Cost: FREE

Age: Ages 3-6

7:30-9pm Fri. Nov. 17

Last Lists of My Mad Mother - By Julie Jensen

A humorous yet poignant look at Alzheimer's disease. It reveals the humor within the tragedy, without taking away from the seriousness of the issue. Ma cares about ribbons and bows, intransitive verbs and keeping to her rigid schedule. Her daughter Dot attempts to understand her mother.

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

Cost: Show only Admission: Adults $14, Seniors $13, Youth $7 ----Buffet dinner and show: Adults $32, Seniors $31, Youth (under 13) $19

Age: All Ages

8pm Fri. Nov. 17

Live at Every Buddy's Bar: ZöR + Giants of Migard and more

ZöR is a modern approach to hardcore from Milwaukee. Giants of Midgard turn thunder and lightning into music. They'll be joined by LOiL Pride, Wood Chickens, and Day 0. Doors at 7pm.

Every Buddy's Bar 19 W. Central St., Chippewa Falls

Cost: $5

Age: 21+

8pm Fri. Nov. 17

The Triple Feature: Comedy Show

Clear Water Comedy is a collective of stand up comedians based out of the Chippewa Valley who book, promote, produce, and perform wherever microphones can be found. Headliner: Ryan Kahl, Featuring: Pher Sturz, Hosted by & Featuring: Cullen Ryan.

Bye the Willow 501 N. High St, Chippewa Falls

Cost: $10 (1 free drink)

9pm Fri. Nov. 17

Music/Karaoke at Hallie Bar & Grill

Drink, sing, and be merry. Music, music videos, and karaoke go until close. Happy Hour prices start at midnight. Fun, relaxed atmosphere.

Hallie Bar & Grill 1713 Hwy OO, Chippewa Falls

Saturday, Nov. 18th, 2017

8:15-9:15am Sat. Nov. 18

Zumba with PS-Get Fit

No experience required and all fitness levels are welcome.

Excite! Wellness Studio 107 N. Bridge Street, Chippewa Falls

Cost: First class is free, $5 drop-ins, punch cards available

Age: All Ages

9am-5pm Sat. Nov. 18

Pine Harbor Studios Open House

Get a jump on Christmas shopping at this annual fall sale. Featuring multiple local artists. Pottery, paintings, soaps, industrial furniture and other hand crafted items will be available for purchase.

Pine Harbor Studio 7157 185th St., Chippewa Falls

9am Sat. Nov. 18

Halmstead Fall Marketplace

Craft and vendor show to Halmestead Elementary. Several vendors, crafters, a bake sale and concessions put on by the girl scouts and a silent auction.

Halmstad Elementary School 565 E. South Ave., Chippewa Falls

9am-3pm Sat. Nov. 18

7th Annual Southview Elementary Craft/ Vendor Fair

Enjoy a day of shopping and eating while supporting Southview's PTO. Great Spring show with 50 crafters and vendors showcasing a wide variety of items.

Southview Elementary School 615 A Street, Chippewa Falls

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

9am-4pm Sat. Nov. 18

8th Annual Ladies Day

It's the perfect time to start your holiday shopping. While the men are away, the ladies will shop. A warm greenhouse full of unique vendors, handcrafted goods, free refreshments, dazzling in-store specials, and more.

Green Oasis Gardens 1403 122nd Street, Chippewa Falls

Cost: FREE

9am-3pm Sat. Nov. 18

33rd Annual McDonell Country Expo

33rd Annual fall craft show is a pre-holiday tradition. Over 80 vendors for you to shop from - get a head start on your Christmas shopping. Sponsored by the McDonell Music Boosters. Concessions available too.

McDonell Area Catholic High School 1316 Bel Air Blvd., Chippewa Falls

Cost: FREE

11am-4pm Sat. Nov. 18

4th Annual Ladies Day Out

Get your holiday shopping done early. 15+ vendors selling a variety of items. Food & drink specials and a chance to win door prizes. Proceeds benefit the Boys & Girls Clubs of the Greater Chippewa Valley.

The Edge Pub & Eatery 9504 Cty Hwy S., Chippewa Falls

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

11am-5pm Sat. Nov. 18

Hunting Widows Weekend

Browse Chloe and Isabel jewelry and wine glass charms with two great local vendors. View some of River Bend WInery's own gift ideas and sample some of their wines while you peruse the wares.

River Bend Vineyard & Winery 10439 33rd Avenue, Chippewa Falls

6pm Sat. Nov. 18

Every Buddy's Bar: HED PE + Beyond Threshold

Featuring live performances by HED PE, Beyond Threshold, Strate Jak It, and Entropy O.A.C..

Every Buddy's Bar 19 W. Central St., Chippewa Falls

Cost: $15 advance; $20 day of

Age: 21+

7:30-9pm Sat. Nov. 18

Last Lists of My Mad Mother - By Julie Jensen

A humorous yet poignant look at Alzheimer's disease. It reveals the humor within the tragedy, without taking away from the seriousness of the issue. Ma cares about ribbons and bows, intransitive verbs and keeping to her rigid schedule. Her daughter Dot attempts to understand her mother.

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

Cost: Show only Admission: Adults $14, Seniors $13, Youth $7 ----Buffet dinner and show: Adults $32, Seniors $31, Youth (under 13) $19

Age: All Ages

8pm Sat. Nov. 18

Live Music: JFT Party Band

Performing your favorite classic rock music. U2, Rolling Stones, REM, Neil Diamond, John Mellencamp, CCR, Billy Idol, Black Crows, Deep Purple, Tom Petty, Cheap Trick and more! We are going to feature two special musical guests and perform a set of Motown's best hits today.

Snout Saloon 13 W. Central St., Chippewa Falls

8:30-11:30pm Sat. Nov. 18

The Sheeley House Saloon Presents Jeff White

Jeff White has toured the lower 48 from coast to coast as well as England, Scotland and Wales, singing about the realities, illusions and the wide emotional spirit of love and life in America. He has 6 albums under his belt and one is with Charlie Parr & international folk music legend, Greg Brown.

Sheeley House Saloon 236 West River St., Chippewa Falls

Cost: FREE

Age: 21+