Sunday, Dec. 15th, 2019

2pm Sun. Dec. 15

Menomonie Theater Guild - The Snow Queen

Based on Hans Christian Anderson's original story, Gerda, a little girl, searches for her friend Kai when he is bewitched and imprisoned by the Snow Queen in her ice palace. Gerda must overcome many obstacles to save her friend.

Mabel Tainter Center for the Arts 205 Main St. E, Menomonie

Cost: Ticket information available online

6-8pm Sun. Dec. 15

Holiday Concert with Emilie Menz

An intimate holiday concert with Emilie Menz, featuring Emily Watkins and Dr. Mark Pruett. Come cozy up at the pub, have a great meal to warm your body, and amazing music to warm your heart. Tickets are $35 and includes a full Sunday Carvery (meal) and the performance.

The Duke & Dagger 120 6th Ave. W., Menomonie

Cost: $35

Age: All Ages

Monday, Dec. 16th, 2019

5-6pm Mon. Dec. 16

Gentle Yoga

A slower gentle yoga class with a focus on mind, body, and breath connection for stress and tension reduction. Beginner friendly. Yoga mats and blocks available to borrow for class or bring your own. This class is currently being taught and is ongoing.

Menomonie Market Food Co-op 814 Main St. East, Menomonie

Cost: $10

7:30pm Mon. Dec. 16

Christmas on the Prairie

Mary Jane Alm and Aimée & Boyd Lee combine with the “New Shoes” band featuring members of the "Guy's All-Star Shoe Band,” a fixture on Garrison Keillor's A Prairie Home Companion for over 20 years. Topping it off will be A Prairie Home Companion Grammy Award-winning guitarist and songwriter, Pat Donohue.

Mabel Tainter Center for the Arts 205 Main St. E, Menomonie

Cost: $30 GA, $27 seniors & students

Tuesday, Dec. 17th, 2019

11am-3pm Tue. Dec. 17

Pastel & Watercolor Exhibition

Art exhibition of Pastels by Andrea LaMorte Schaffer and Watercolors by Lindamerry Udell.

Mabel Tainter Center for the Arts 205 Main St. E, Menomonie

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

1-3pm Tue. Dec. 17

Dunn Dulcimers

All ages, all skill levels, and all string instruments welcome.

Christ Lutheran Church 1306 Wilcox St., Menomonie

2-3pm Tue. Dec. 17

College and Career Navigation Sessions

Chippewa Valley Technical College is sponsoring FREE 1-hour sessions to cover topics including but not limited to College Navigation (all colleges-not just CVTC) and Career Navigation. Please call to schedule an appointment.

Menomonie Public Library 600 Wolske Bay Rd, Menomonie

Cost: Free, 1 hour sessions

Age: 16+

Wednesday, Dec. 18th, 2019

10:30-11:30am Wed. Dec. 18

College and Career Navigation Sessions

Chippewa Valley Technical College is sponsoring FREE 1-hour sessions to cover topics including but not limited to College Navigation (all colleges-not just CVTC) and Career Navigation. Please call to schedule an appointment. Appointments will be held at the Menomonie Public Library

Menomonie Public Library 600 Wolske Bay Rd, Menomonie

Cost: FREE

Age: 16+

11am-3pm Wed. Dec. 18

Pastel & Watercolor Exhibition

Art exhibition of Pastels by Andrea LaMorte Schaffer and Watercolors by Lindamerry Udell.

Mabel Tainter Center for the Arts 205 Main St. E, Menomonie

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

Thursday, Dec. 19th, 2019

11am-3pm Thu. Dec. 19

Pastel & Watercolor Exhibition

Art exhibition of Pastels by Andrea LaMorte Schaffer and Watercolors by Lindamerry Udell.

Mabel Tainter Center for the Arts 205 Main St. E, Menomonie

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

1pm Thu. Dec. 19

Let's Talk About Pain Medicines

A FREE workshop on understanding opioid medicines. Learn how to use them more safely and effectively. Each participant gets a Drug Deactivation & Disposal System pouch and a chance to enter into a cash prize drawing.

Menomonie Public Library 600 Wolske Bay Rd, Menomonie

Cost: FREE

7-8:30pm Thu. Dec. 19

Dj Trivia at Dean & Sue's

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.

Dean & Sue’s Bar & Grill 2002 Midway Rd., Menomonie

Cost: FREE

Age: 21+

Friday, Dec. 20th, 2019

11am-3pm Fri. Dec. 20

Pastel & Watercolor Exhibition

Art exhibition of Pastels by Andrea LaMorte Schaffer and Watercolors by Lindamerry Udell.

Mabel Tainter Center for the Arts 205 Main St. E, Menomonie

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

7:30pm Fri. Dec. 20

Nutcracker in Wonderland

Ballet Co. Laboratory presents your holiday favorite with a whimsical twist! A grown-up Clara home from college for the holidays, re-encounters her grade school friend Patty. Together they rediscover the magic of their childhood and realize the freedom possible within adulthood.

Mabel Tainter Center for the Arts 205 Main St. E, Menomonie

Cost: Admission information online

Saturday, Dec. 21st, 2019

9am-1pm Sat. Dec. 21

Menomonie Farmer's Market - Winter Market

Local producers only farmer's market featuring Menomonie area farmers, bakeries, food producers and artists. Free parking.

Raw Deal 603 S. Broadway St., Menomonie

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

2pm Sat. Dec. 21

Nutcracker in Wonderland

Ballet Co. Laboratory presents your holiday favorite with a whimsical twist! A grown-up Clara home from college for the holidays, re-encounters her grade school friend Patty. Together they rediscover the magic of their childhood and realize the freedom possible within adulthood.

Mabel Tainter Center for the Arts 205 Main St. E, Menomonie

Cost: Admission information online

7:30pm Sat. Dec. 21

The Memories: Christmas Show

The Memories, Warren Petryk and Tim Stevens, return to The Mabel Tainter for their 34th Annual Christmas Concerts. Through the years, their concerts have featured traditional Christmas carols and favorite songs of the season.

Mabel Tainter Center for the Arts 205 Main St. E, Menomonie

Sunday, Dec. 22nd, 2019

10am-noon Sun. Dec. 22

Festival of Lights

Most of the world's religions have celebrations of light in the midst of dark, different ceremonies around the common theme. Whether directly based on the winter solstice and the promise of longer days ahead, or a part of religious practices of the group, all have a message of wonder and delight to give.

Unitarian Society of Menomonie 105 21st Street North, Menomonie

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

2pm Sun. Dec. 22

The Memories: Christmas Show

The Memories, Warren Petryk and Tim Stevens, return to The Mabel Tainter for their 34th Annual Christmas Concerts. Through the years, their concerts have featured traditional Christmas carols and favorite songs of the season.

Mabel Tainter Center for the Arts 205 Main St. E, Menomonie

Monday, Dec. 23rd, 2019

5-6pm Mon. Dec. 23

Gentle Yoga

A slower gentle yoga class with a focus on mind, body, and breath connection for stress and tension reduction. Beginner friendly. Yoga mats and blocks available to borrow for class or bring your own. This class is currently being taught and is ongoing.

Menomonie Market Food Co-op 814 Main St. East, Menomonie

Cost: $10