Tuesday, Apr. 2nd, 2019

5:30-8:30pm Tue. Apr. 2

Mushrooms 101

This two-night course will cover the “three rules plus one” and the “safe six” of wild mushrooms. Topics include tree identification, ethics, safety, storage, and preparation. Poisonous mushrooms will also be discussed.

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

Cost: $35

Age: All Ages

7-9pm Tue. Apr. 2

Winter Film Series- The Favourite

In early 18th century England, a frail Queen Anne occupies the throne and her close friend, Lady Sarah, governs the country in her stead. When a new servant, Abigail, arrives, her charm endears her to Sarah. Stars: Olivia Colman, Emma Stone, Rachel Weisz

Menomonie Public Library 600 Wolske Bay Rd, Menomonie

Cost: FREE

Age: Rated R

Wednesday, Apr. 3rd, 2019

Wed. Apr. 3

Artist Reception: Tim Tozer Sabbatical Show, Deflector

UW-Stout School of Art & Design faculty, Tim Tozer will exhibit his paintings on shaped panels that were produced during his sabbatical leave, in the north gallery. There will also be a photography exhibit from the Furlong’s permanent collection in the south gallery. Refreshments will be served.

Furlong Gallery 178 Micheels Hall, UW-Stout, Menomonie

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

10am-2pm Wed. Apr. 3

Wellness Fair

UW-Stout's Wellness Fair is free and hosts over 50 community vendors. The fair is open to everyone. The event will be in the Multi Purpose Room. Free Parking in Lot 29 and 34.

UW-Stout Sports & Fitness Center 220 13th Ave E, Menomonie

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

Thursday, Apr. 4th, 2019

Thu. Apr. 4

Artist Reception: Tim Tozer Sabbatical Show, Deflector

UW-Stout School of Art & Design faculty, Tim Tozer will exhibit his paintings on shaped panels that were produced during his sabbatical leave, in the north gallery. There will also be a photography exhibit from the Furlong’s permanent collection in the south gallery. Refreshments will be served.

Furlong Gallery 178 Micheels Hall, UW-Stout, Menomonie

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

4-5pm Thu. Apr. 4

Menomonie Public Library: Teen Advisory Council

Join the MPL Teen Advisory Council. Help us choose books and media, help plan programs, be a voice. Council meetings are held the first Thursday of each month. For grades 6-12.

Menomonie Public Library 600 Wolske Bay Rd, Menomonie

Cost: FREE

Age: Grades 6-12

8pm Thu. Apr. 4

Beach Bunny

The singer-songwriter project and stage name of Lili Trifilio, with tunes reminiscent of alt-pop and "sadgirl" music, beginning in 2015. Adding backing musicians Matt Henkels (guitar) and Jon Alvarado (drums) to her live performances in 2017.

UW-Stout Memorial Student Center, The Terrace 302 10th Ave. E, Menomonie

Cost: FREE

Friday, Apr. 5th, 2019

Fri. Apr. 5

Artist Reception: Tim Tozer Sabbatical Show, Deflector

UW-Stout School of Art & Design faculty, Tim Tozer will exhibit his paintings on shaped panels that were produced during his sabbatical leave, in the north gallery. There will also be a photography exhibit from the Furlong’s permanent collection in the south gallery. Refreshments will be served.

Furlong Gallery 178 Micheels Hall, UW-Stout, Menomonie

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

4:30-7:30pm Fri. Apr. 5

Knights of Columbus Fish Fry

The Famous Menomonie Knights of Columbus Fish Fry will be served from 4:30pm – 7:30pm in Charles Hall (basement) of St. Joseph's Catholic Church. Go online for the menu and a free coupon.

St. Joseph's Catholic Church (Charles Hall -Basement) 910 Wilson Ave, Menomonie

Cost: See menu online for prices

7:30pm Fri. Apr. 5

Stout Theatre Presents Picasso at the Lapin Agile

Set in a Paris bar in 1904 Picasso and Einstein have a chance encounter and the comedy takes off from there, Add in a variety of quirky patrons, including time traveler from the future who wears blue suede shoes and you won't "be lonesome tonight." Written by the comic genius of Steve Martin.

Harvey Hall Theatre 3rd Street East, UW-Stout, Menomonie

Cost: $15

8-9pm Fri. Apr. 5

Composers Concert: College Music Society Great Lakes Chapter

Will present an evening of chamber music from the past decade by composers from the greater Midwest. Diverse instruments and compositional approaches will bring a sense of modern art music styles to the Mabel Tainter Center for the Arts. All composers will be present at the concert.

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

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

Saturday, Apr. 6th, 2019

Sat. Apr. 6

Artist Reception: Tim Tozer Sabbatical Show, Deflector

UW-Stout School of Art & Design faculty, Tim Tozer will exhibit his paintings on shaped panels that were produced during his sabbatical leave, in the north gallery. There will also be a photography exhibit from the Furlong’s permanent collection in the south gallery. Refreshments will be served.

Furlong Gallery 178 Micheels Hall, UW-Stout, Menomonie

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

9am-4pm Sat. Apr. 6

Lambing Time at Govin's Farm

Hold lambs, chicks, goats and piglets. With 100's of babies due, you might even be able to witness a birth of a farm baby. This is a great opportunity to learn about the farm and experience the farm animals. There is also face painting and pony rides to enjoy. Lunch & snacks available.

Govin's Farm N6134 670TH ST, Menomonie

Cost: $7.75 + tax

10-11am Sat. Apr. 6

Community Gardening 101

Interested in gardening but don’t have the space? Looking for a way to socialize and grow your own food? Learn about the Menomonie Community Garden in this introductory class. Get the basics about choosing a plot and discover if the garden is a good fit for you.

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

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

1-2:30pm Sat. Apr. 6

Author Visit-Douglas Kane

Douglas Kane will read from his book "Our Politics". Referencing years of active politics in both Illinois and Wisconsin, this memoir explores and describes the essential nature of our politics, how and why the political power structure has shifted, and how we must deal with it together.

Menomonie Public Library 600 Wolske Bay Rd, Menomonie

Cost: FREE

1-7pm Sat. Apr. 6

Angie Topper-Heikke Benefit

Angie Topper-Heikke, has been diagnosed with ALS, a debilitating, terminal disorder affecting the function of nerves and muscles. Proceeds from the benefit will go toward Angie's care. Includes entertainment, food, basket raffles, a live auction, and a Kids' Corner, featuring face painting and games.

Foxhole Bar E4710 County Road BB, Menomonie

Cost: $5 per person includes meal

Age: All Ages

7:30pm Sat. Apr. 6

Stout Theatre Presents Picasso at the Lapin Agile

Set in a Paris bar in 1904 Picasso and Einstein have a chance encounter and the comedy takes off from there, Add in a variety of quirky patrons, including time traveler from the future who wears blue suede shoes and you won't "be lonesome tonight." Written by the comic genius of Steve Martin.

Harvey Hall Theatre 3rd Street East, UW-Stout, Menomonie

Cost: $15

Sunday, Apr. 7th, 2019

Sun. Apr. 7

Artist Reception: Tim Tozer Sabbatical Show, Deflector

UW-Stout School of Art & Design faculty, Tim Tozer will exhibit his paintings on shaped panels that were produced during his sabbatical leave, in the north gallery. There will also be a photography exhibit from the Furlong’s permanent collection in the south gallery. Refreshments will be served.

Furlong Gallery 178 Micheels Hall, UW-Stout, Menomonie

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

9am-4pm Sun. Apr. 7

Lambing Time at Govin's Farm

Hold lambs, chicks, goats and piglets. With 100's of babies due, you might even be able to witness a birth of a farm baby. This is a great opportunity to learn about the farm and experience the farm animals. There is also face painting and pony rides to enjoy. Lunch & snacks available.

Govin's Farm N6134 670TH ST, Menomonie

Cost: $7.75 + tax

2pm Sun. Apr. 7

The Artistically Spoken Word

The Artistically Spoken Word is a project to celebrate and participate in spoken word performance in the beautiful Mabel Tainter Theater.

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

Cost: $5 GA