Wednesday, Apr. 17th, 2019

10am-5pm Wed. Apr. 17

55th Annual Spring Art Show

Co-sponsored by the Chippewa Valley Cultural Association and the Chippewa Herald, the 55th Annual Spring Art Show exhibits two and three-dimensional art pieces by local artists – young and old, novice to experienced. Includes original paintings, sculptures, photos, stained glass, mosaics, ceramics and other creative art forms.

Chippewa Valley Cultural Association, Inc., Heyde Center for the Arts 3 South High Street, Chippewa Falls

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

4-7pm Wed. Apr. 17

Encore Spaghetti Feed Fundraiser

Micon Cinemas is hosting a spaghetti feed for an evening of giving back to local heroes, Chippewa Falls Fire and Emergency Services. The spaghetti feed is open to the public to raise money for the Chippewa Falls Fire and Emergency Services to help them get closer to their goal of raising $18,000 for a ReVel portable ventilator.

Micon Cinemas Chippewa Falls 475 Chippewa Mall Dr., Chippewa Falls

Cost: $5 Child, $7 Adult

Age: All Ages

6pm Wed. Apr. 17

On Tour: (Hed)p.e.

(Hed)p.e. is a hit rock, punk and rasta soul outfit based in Los Angeles. They'll be joined by JJ from Vegas and VIA. Doors open at 6pm.

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

Cost: $15 advance, $20 door

Age: 21+

6-8pm Wed. Apr. 17

Your Journey Together

Your Journey Together is a 10-week parenting class for those looking to enhance their parenting experience. Space is limited, registration is required.

Family Support Center 403 High Street, Chippewa Falls

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

7-9pm Wed. Apr. 17

Amp Quiz Trivia at Wayside Bar and Grill

Welcoming teams of any size. Prizes for the top three teams. Get a free answer online and visit the AMP Quiz Facebook page for a picture hint. Enjoy dinner/drinks with family and friends during the game.

Wayside Bar & Grill 18091 County Highway X, Chippewa Falls

Cost: FREE

Age: 21+

Thursday, Apr. 18th, 2019

9:30-11:30am Thu. Apr. 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 Thu. Apr. 18

55th Annual Spring Art Show

Co-sponsored by the Chippewa Valley Cultural Association and the Chippewa Herald, the 55th Annual Spring Art Show exhibits two and three-dimensional art pieces by local artists – young and old, novice to experienced. Includes original paintings, sculptures, photos, stained glass, mosaics, ceramics and other creative art forms.

Chippewa Valley Cultural Association, Inc., Heyde Center for the Arts 3 South High Street, Chippewa Falls

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

1-4pm Thu. Apr. 18

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. Apr. 18

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

Friday, Apr. 19th, 2019

10am-4pm Fri. Apr. 19

55th Annual Spring Art Show

Co-sponsored by the Chippewa Valley Cultural Association and the Chippewa Herald, the 55th Annual Spring Art Show exhibits two and three-dimensional art pieces by local artists – young and old, novice to experienced. Includes original paintings, sculptures, photos, stained glass, mosaics, ceramics and other creative art forms.

Chippewa Valley Cultural Association, Inc., Heyde Center for the Arts 3 South High Street, Chippewa Falls

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

10:30-10:50am Fri. Apr. 19

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. Apr. 19

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

7pm Fri. Apr. 19

Unplugged at the Library

The Chippewa Falls Public Library and Converge Radio 99.9 FM are proud to host a brand new concert series on every other Friday in February through April. While this is a brand-new series, it’s loosely based on MTV Unplugged and VH1 Storytellers. Feb. 22: Broken Eights Mar. 8: Elvessa Mar. 22: Jim Pullman Apr. 5: Joyann Parker Apr. 19: Pit Wagon

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

Cost: FREE

9pm Fri. Apr. 19

Open Mic at The Sandbar

All acts welcome. Sign up starts at 8:30pm.

SandBar & Grill 17643 50th Avenue, Chippewa Falls

Cost: FREE

Age: 21+

Saturday, Apr. 20th, 2019

Sat. Apr. 20

Chippewa Falls Lions Club Easter Egg Hunt

Gather at the main entry and parking areas of the Northern Wisconsin State Fairgrounds for a morning of Easter egg hunting and family fun. Stay tuned for more details and times as they develop.

Northern Wisconsin State Fairgrounds 225 Edward St., Chippewa Falls

9am-4pm Sat. Apr. 20

Oasis Egg Hunt

Bring the kids out for a day filled with an Easter Egg Hunt, get pictures taken with the Easter Bunny, several crafts and activities for the kids. Watch a movie and have popcorn while you shop. All Proceeds benefit the Chippewa Valley 4-H

Green Oasis Gardens 1403 122nd Street, Chippewa Falls

Cost: Cash Donation

Age: All Ages

8-11pm Sat. Apr. 20

Live Music: Mark Croft

Mark Croft is an award-winning singer/song-writer and acoustic guitarist that blends a variety of styles into his own pop, roots, and Americana approach. Infuses soulful performances with infectious rhythms and unforgettable melodies.

Sheeley House Saloon 236 West River St., Chippewa Falls

Cost: FREE

Age: 21+

8pm Sat. Apr. 20

Filthy Sweet CD Release & 4/20 Show

Filthy Sweet celebrates the release of their new EP "Shake Your Bones" on the greenest day of the year. Opening acts are Truth Before Treason and Mixed Company.

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

Cost: $8adv, $10door

Age: 21+

8-11pm Sat. Apr. 20

Irie Sol

Reggae/Funk/Hip Hoppers Irie Sol will usher in spring with some tropical vibes and grooves.

Snout Saloon 13 W. Central St., Chippewa Falls

Cost: FREE

Age: 21+

9pm Sat. Apr. 20

Midwest Soul Xchange

Midwest Soul Xchange, a folk rock duo, will showcase their recently released album, Weakened at the Asylum—a rock opera that passionately positions the Flint, Michigan water crisis as a lens through which to explore themes of hope, power, and betrayal. 100% of digital album revenue benefits the "Flint Water Fund."

Tomahawk Room 306 N. Bridge St., Chippewa Falls

Cost: FREE

Age: 21+