Thursday, Oct. 17th, 2019

9:30-10:30am Thu. Oct. 17

Terrific Two’s

A class for two year olds. Story time, dancing, free choice and crafts. Parents attend. Siblings may attend for $1.

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

Cost: $5

Age: Ages: 2

9:30-11:30am Thu. Oct. 17

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

noon-6pm Thu. Oct. 17

Chippewa Falls Farmers Market

Locally grown fresh fruits, vegetables and flowers, as well as locally made baked goods, salsas, jams, jellies, crafts, handcrafted items, and much more every Thursday.

Allen Park S. Bridge St., Chippewa Falls

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

1-4pm Thu. Oct. 17

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

6:30pm Thu. Oct. 17

Little Dancing Stars - Fitness Dance Classes

Get up and get moving building strong muscles and bones, enjoying music song and dance. While following direction taking turns yet building their confidence. The classes are structured for the dancers to gain many uses threw their years of school events and more.

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

Cost: $36 each month

Age: Starting age 3 years and older

7-10pm Thu. Oct. 17

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+

7:30-9pm Thu. Oct. 17

Dj Trivia at the Sandbar

General knowledge, family friendly trivia. Play as a team, or on your own. Prizes for the top 3 teams with points. Go to the website for the "Clue of the Day" and information on how to get bonus points for that day's game.

SandBar & Grill 17643 50th Avenue, Chippewa Falls

Cost: FREE

Age: 21+

9pm-2am Thu. Oct. 17

Karaoke Night at Hallie Bar & Grill

Come out and sing! Great sounding audio system and professional hosts make this an awesome place for a night out.

Hallie Bar & Grill 1713 Hwy OO, Chippewa Falls

Cost: FREE

Age: 21+

Friday, Oct. 18th, 2019

9:30am Fri. Oct. 18

Sign Language Preschool Class

Join us for an 8 week sign language class. At the end we will have created a book and know all of the signs to Brown Bear, Brown Bear by Eric Carle.

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

Cost: $5 or $35 for 8 weeks

Age: 2-8yrs old

10:30-10:50am Fri. Oct. 18

Little Learners Storytime

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. Siblings are welcome!

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

Cost: FREE

Age: Birth -3 and caregiver

11-11:30am Fri. Oct. 18

Growing Readers Storytime

Features books, songs, movement, and interactive learning activities that build pre-reading skills in your child, followed by an optional 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 3-6

5:30-8:30pm Fri. Oct. 18

8th Annual Teen Monster Ball

Must be 11-17 years old to attend. Permission slip required, which can be downloaded and printed out online.

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

Cost: FREE

Age: 11-17

6pm Fri. Oct. 18

Live Music: OverTime with The Blue Collar Soldiers Band

Following his 2018 Billboard Charting album "United We Stand", OverTime has turned things up a notch with the addition of The Blue Collar Soldiers Band.

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

Cost: $15 advance, $20 door

Age: 21+

7-10pm Fri. Oct. 18

Swingin' at McDonell with Troppo Big Band

Come out for a fun filled night of dancing and games with live music from the Chippewa Valley’s very own Troppo Big Band. There will be concessions and drinks available to purchase along with cash games. Supports the McDonell Band trip to Nashville 2020.

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

Cost: Pre sale tickets $15/person or $25/ couple

Age: Adult

7:30pm Fri. Oct. 18

Greg Gilbertson and Sue Orfield

Saxophonist Sue Orfield and guitarist/songwriter Greg Gilbertson put on an evening of music that is both homegrown and world-class, filled with improvisation and original music by each artist that has been specially arranged for this duo.

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

Cost: $15 adults, $14 seniors, $7 youth

Age: All Ages

9pm-2am Fri. Oct. 18

Karaoke Night at Hallie Bar & Grill

Come out and sing! Great sounding audio system and professional hosts make this an awesome place for a night out.

Hallie Bar & Grill 1713 Hwy OO, Chippewa Falls

Cost: FREE

Age: 21+

9pm Fri. Oct. 18

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, Oct. 19th, 2019

9am-noon Sat. Oct. 19

Beginning Watercolor Class

Learn basic materials / techniques for successful watercolor painting. Explore papers, brushes, tools and paint and their use in painting. Essentials will be taught through painting a simple landscape. Try watercolor, no stress or pressure.

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

Cost: $30 per 3 hr sesson

10am-10pm Sat. Oct. 19

McDonell Alumni Assoc. 5K & Fun Run and Adult Prom

The McDonell Alumni Association is holding their inaugural 5K/Fun Mile Run starting at 10am. Later that evening 7pm they will be holding an Adult Prom (21 year old and up event) with an 80s theme. Both events are open to all the public.

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

Cost: $20-70

Age: All ages for Run/Prom-21 and up