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+

6-10pm Sat. May. 4

Showtime Championship Wrestling: 3rd Annual Benefit for Special Olympics

Showtime Championship Wrestling returns, featuring Night 2 of the 2019 Lyndon Cartman Memorial Tournament. The 8 winners from Night 1 in St Paul will battle in Chippewa through 3 rounds to determine the Winner of the 2019 Lyndon Cartman Memorial Tournament.

Eagles Club Banquet Hall 2588 Hallie Rd., Chippewa Falls

Cost: Front Row $15; General Adission $12; $2 Discount for Special Olympians & Military Personnel

Age: All Ages

7-9pm Sat. May. 4

Live Music: Kurt Fischer

Kurt Fischer will perform live at Chippewa River Distillery. Music will include solo piano, keyboard, and electronic music. New piano music and improvised dub will be performed.

Chippewa River Distillery & Brewster Bros. Brewing Co. 402 W River St, Chippewa Falls

Cost: FREE

Age: 21+

8-11pm Sat. May. 4

Live Music: Poor Man's Ridge

This band is the brainchild of Lucas Fischer, who brought on like-minded musicians, Brian Trullinger, Sarah Spindler, Billy Cooney, and Billy Angell.

Snout Saloon 13 W. Central St., Chippewa Falls

8-11pm Sat. May. 4

Live Music: Jeff White

Americana/Alt-country/Folk from the hills of Western Wisconsin. Blending warm tones, reverbs, delays & vibrato with outlaw grit, Jeff White sings of love, loss & lust with an Americana vibe.

Sheeley House Saloon 236 West River St., Chippewa Falls

Cost: FREE

Age: 21+

Sunday, May. 5th, 2019

3-7pm Sun. May. 5

Live Music: "The Part Time Duo"

Full of great cover songs that are great to sing and dance to, sprinkled with their own brand of comedy. They play a wide variety of music but play to what is catered to the crowd. Classic rock, oldies, country, 80s, 90s, and modern hits. A very fun, fast paced, light hearted show.

SandBar & Grill 17643 50th Avenue, Chippewa Falls

Monday, May. 6th, 2019

9:30-10:45am Mon. May. 6

Movin' & Groovin'

Each Movin' & Groovin' class is filled with laughter and fun. It promotes language & play through the use of music, song & dance.

River Source Family Center 403 High Street, Chippewa Falls

Cost: FREE

Age: Birth to age 5

10-11:30am Mon. May. 6

ABC’s and Open Play

Story time, songs, art activities, games and open play.

B’utiful Kids Learning Center 502 Bay St, Chippewa Falls

Cost: $5 entry and $1 for each additional child

Age: Preschool

12:30-2:30pm Mon. May. 6

ABC’s and Open Play

Story time, songs, art activities, games and open play.

B’utiful Kids Learning Center 502 Bay St, Chippewa Falls

Cost: $5 entry and $1 for each additional child

Age: Preschool