Thursday, Mar. 28th, 2019

Thu. Mar. 28

The Pen Project Multi-Media Exhibit

Paintings, drawings, poetry and testimonies submitted to The Pen Project magazine will be on display during this month-long exhibit, showcasing the talent that lives inside America's correctional system.

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

Cost: FREE

9:30-11:30am Thu. Mar. 28

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

1-4pm Thu. Mar. 28

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

4-4:30pm Thu. Mar. 28

New Twinkle Baby's learn to dance

Young dancers develop (get up get moving be active) song and dance and more. Structured lessons following - direction - team work - confidence - body muscles plus the introduction to the world of dance.

Jean Marie's School of Dance 31 West Spring Street, Chippewa Falls

Cost: $36/month

Age: 3-4 years and up

6:30pm Thu. Mar. 28

Clear Water Comedy Presents: David Drake & Saurin Choksi

David Drake was recently named "Comedians to Watch Under 30" by Complex Magazine, has appeared on Fox, and had both of his albums debut as #1 on the iTunes charts. Saurin Choksi hosted his own talk show on the Fuse Network where he talked about pop culture and wore suits he couldn't afford.

Bye the Willow 501 N. High St, Chippewa Falls

Cost: $10 in advance, $15 at the door

Age: 21+

7:30-9pm Thu. Mar. 28

Chippewa Falls 1869: The Musical

The Wayward Players celebrate the 150th anniversary of Chippewa Falls's founding. There were daunting challenges to be met: a major flood, a massive log jam, a devastating downtown fire, and a logging war with a rival lumber company. The city founders were resourceful, brave and hard-working, but who knew they sang so well? Dinner begins at 6:30pm.

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

Cost: Show Tickets: $15 adults, $14 seniors, $8 youth Dinner Show Tickets: $34 adults, $33 seniors, $27 youth

Age: All Ages

Friday, Mar. 29th, 2019

10:30-10:50am Fri. Mar. 29

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. Mar. 29

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 and up

6-9pm Fri. Mar. 29

Murder Mystery Party

Wissota is transforming into a New York City Jazz Club in the 1920s. Join the first ever Murder Mystery Party. Guests will play a part in solving the mystery while enjoying Wissota appetizers, beverages and dinner.

Lake Wissota Bar & Grill + Golf Course 16108 97th Avenue, Chippewa Falls

Cost: $60 (includes food, 2 drink tickets, and fun)

Age: 21+

7:30-9pm Fri. Mar. 29

Chippewa Falls 1869: The Musical

The Wayward Players celebrate the 150th anniversary of Chippewa Falls's founding. There were daunting challenges to be met: a major flood, a massive log jam, a devastating downtown fire, and a logging war with a rival lumber company. The city founders were resourceful, brave and hard-working, but who knew they sang so well? Dinner begins at 6:30pm.

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

Cost: Show Tickets: $15 adults, $14 seniors, $8 youth Dinner Show Tickets: $34 adults, $33 seniors, $27 youth

Age: All Ages

Saturday, Mar. 30th, 2019

9am-3pm Sat. Mar. 30

35th Annual Spring Craft Sale

The Chippewa Falls High School wrestling team will be hosting a Craft Fair 70+ vendors with many handmade/homemade items. There's something to buy for everyone on your list. Concessions and raffle baskets also available. Shop, have lunch, and win great prizes.

Chippewa Falls High School 735 Terrill Street, Chippewa Falls

Cost: $1 Donation for entry

Age: All Ages

10am-2pm Sat. Mar. 30

Run for Hope

A run/walk lead by three students at Chi-Hi who wish to end the suicide epidemic in the Chippewa Valley. Through HOSA, a club for Future Health Professionals, we decided to use a community awareness project to help prevent suicide.

Chippewa Falls High School 735 Terrill Street, Chippewa Falls

Cost: $25 for community members, $20 for Chi-Hi students

Age: All Ages

3pm Sat. Mar. 30

Mystic Bar Shooting for Children's Literacy

Mystic Bar Shooting for Children's Literacy "Dart Tournament" to support Chippewa Valley Gives Back Children's Literacy Initiative. Tournament details: Chicago Style (301/Cricket/501); Luck of the Draw (L.O.D.) Partners; Double Elimination.

Mystic Bar 1 E Canal Street, Chippewa Falls

Cost: $10 (50% payout)

Age: 21+

7pm Sat. Mar. 30

Chippewa Figure Skating Club’s Spring Show

Chippewa Figure Skating Club’s annual Spring Show is the BIG event of the year. Over 50 families/coaches work together to create this fun family event.

Chippewa Area Ice Arena 839 First Ave., Chippewa Falls

Cost: Adults $8, Student/Seniors $6

7:30-9pm Sat. Mar. 30

Chippewa Falls 1869: The Musical

The Wayward Players celebrate the 150th anniversary of Chippewa Falls's founding. There were daunting challenges to be met: a major flood, a massive log jam, a devastating downtown fire, and a logging war with a rival lumber company. The city founders were resourceful, brave and hard-working, but who knew they sang so well? Dinner begins at 6:30pm.

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

Cost: Show Tickets: $15 adults, $14 seniors, $8 youth Dinner Show Tickets: $34 adults, $33 seniors, $27 youth

Age: All Ages

8pm Sat. Mar. 30

Live Music by JFT Party Band

JFT Party Band performs your favorite classic rock music with a massive amount of fun injected. Audience selects the music to be performed. Every show is different. U2, Rolling Stones, REM, Neil Diamond, John Mellencamp, CCR, Billy Idol, Black Crows, Deep Purple, Tom Petty, Cheap Trick and more.

Linda & Dan's T&C Roundabout 8685 Hwy 124, Chippewa Falls

Cost: FREE

Age: 21+

8-11pm Sat. Mar. 30

Live Music: Virginia Steel

The Virginia Steel play covers of classic hits.

Snout Saloon 13 W. Central St., Chippewa Falls

Age: 21+

8-11pm Sat. Mar. 30

Live Music: joe g

joe g combines Americana, folk, and pop musical styling with raw, personal lyrics that he hopes resonates with a broad audience. His originals focus on everything from love to pain, joy to sadness.

Sheeley House Saloon 236 West River St., Chippewa Falls

Cost: FREE

Age: 21+