Wednesday, May. 1st, 2019

6pm Wed. May. 1

Leinenkugel's Beer Dinner

Back by popular demand. Enjoy a delicious five-course meal paired to perfection with a variety of classic Leinenkugel's beers. Dick, John, and Katie Leinenkugel will spend the evening educating and delighting you with in-depth knowledge of the 150-year history of the Jacob Leinenkugel Brewing Company.

Leinenkugel's 124 E. Elm St., Chippewa Falls

Cost: $49.95

Age: 21+

6-8pm Wed. May. 1

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. May. 1

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, May. 2nd, 2019

9:30-11:30am Thu. May. 2

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. May. 2

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

4-7pm Thu. May. 2

Noon Kiwanis of Chippewa Falls 100th Anniversary

Join the Noon Kiwanis of Chippewa Falls to celebrate their 100th anniversary and reflect on their past, present and future. The longest running service organization in Chippewa Falls. Meet and greet from 4-5:30pm, presentation from 5:30-5:50pm, and a social from 5:50-7pm. Hors d'oevres from 4-6pm.

Avalon Hotel & Conference Center 1009 W. Park Ave., Chippewa Falls

Cost: FREE

Age: 18+

4-7pm Thu. May. 2

Chippewa Falls Bicycle & Pedestrian Plan Open House

Learn about upcoming City projects, and provide input about needed improvements to the city's bicycle and pedestrian transportation systems.

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

Cost: FREE

4-4:30pm Thu. May. 2

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

7-10pm Thu. May. 2

Open Mic & Musician Gathering

Open mic with quality sound & lights hosted by Jeff White. Free drink for all performers. Sign up at 6:15pm. Happy hour at 9:30pm with $2 rails & pints!

Mystic Bar 1 E Canal street, Chippewa Falls

Cost: FREE

Age: 21+

Friday, May. 3rd, 2019

10:30-10:50am Fri. May. 3

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. May. 3

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

7-9:30pm Fri. May. 3

Encore!

Encore! will feature the best of Chi-Hi music, including top concert ensembles, Harmonics Show Choir, Wire Choir and Jazz Band as well as selected solo acts. A Pie Social featuring Main Street Pie will start at 6pm with the concert beginning at 7pm. All proceeds will benefit the entire Chi-Hi Music Department.

Chippewa Falls Senior High School 735 Terrill St., Chippewa Falls

Cost: $10

Age: All Ages

7:30-9pm Fri. May. 3

Dwayne Dopsie and the Zydeco Hellraisers

Inspired by tradition, Dwayne Dopsie has developed his own high energy style that defies existing stereotypes and blazes a refreshingly distinct path for 21st century Zydeco music. Named “The Hottest Accordionist” in America for his ability to both work the crowd and pump out harmony.

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

Cost: $20 adults, $19 seniors, $11 youth

Age: All Ages

Saturday, May. 4th, 2019

9am-5pm Sat. May. 4

Pine Harbor Studio Open House

Pottery, paintings, jewelry, soaps and many other handcrafted items created by local Chippewa Valley artists.

Pine Harbor Studio 7157 185th St., Chippewa Falls

10am-6pm Sat. May. 4

Opening Day Celebration at Autumn Harvest Winery

Kick off Autumn Harvest's wine season with food trucks, live music from Ellie May Kay and the Machine, and the launch of their new, fruity wine. Feel free to bring a chair to this outdoor event. No beverage carry-in allowed.

Autumn Harvest Winery 19947 Cty Hwy J, Chippewa Falls

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

10:30am-noon Sat. May. 4

Star Wars Day

May the 4th be with you! Join the Chippewa Falls Public Library for Star Wars Day Celebration with Jedi Challenges, games, crafts and more!

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

Cost: FREE

Age: Family

1-3pm Sat. May. 4

Tea Party & Paper Dolls

Have fun making paper dolls from artist Jean Arneson’s original American Collection of Jeannie Paper Dolls© while you enjoy delicious tea and sandwiches. (They may even find a fun hat for you to wear!). Welcome daughters, grand-daughters, moms, and grandmothers of all ages.

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

Cost: $10-

Age: Ages 5+

2-5pm Sat. May. 4

Autumn Harvest Winery Outdoor Concerts

Autumn Harvest Winery hosts a wide array of local favorite and touring musicians at these summer concerts. Wine, cheese, and snacks available for purchase. Feel free to bring a chair to this outdoor event. No beverage carry-in allowed.

Autumn Harvest Winery 19947 Cty Hwy J, Chippewa Falls

Cost: FREE to attend

Age: All Ages

3-6pm Sat. May. 4

Live Music: Mark Healey & Jim Schuh Duo

Mark and Jim each began playing music during the mid-1960s. Mark has been in the world famous band Badfinger since 1986, and has a CD Inside Out that is getting airplay in 55 countries. Jim played in his band Schuh Fly from 2012 to present.

The Brown Hut 2525 N. 110th Ave., Chippewa Falls

Cost: FREE

Age: 21+