Events For 4/21/2018

Sat. Apr. 21

Here We Grow Again - Spring Children's Consignment Fair

West Central Wisconsin's upscale children's consignment event. The place to find bargains on quality, name brand clothes, great toys, books, videos, baby equipment, and nursery furniture. Make some extra cash by consigning your child's/teens things or purchasing some great things for your child/teen at can't-be-beat prices.

Hobbs Ice Arena 915 Menomonie St., Eau Claire

Cost: FREE to attend

8-10am Sat. Apr. 21

EC Marathon Build Up Runs

All abilities and ages are welcome at the EC Marathon Build Up Runs. Each week join community runners and students from the UWEC Distance Running class as they extend their mileage, training for the half or full marathon. Longer runs have support on the course, and weekly distance can be tailored to your needs.

Zorn Arena UWEC, Garfield Avenue 121, Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

8:15-9:15am Sat. Apr. 21

Zumba with PS-Get Fit

Zumba fitness with PS-Get Fit, LLC. No experience needed and we can modify for all fitness levels and abilities. Join a great group of women who support one another, have fun, and sweat to burn a lot of calories.

Excite! Wellness Studio 107 N. Bridge Street, Chippewa Falls

Cost: Ffirst 3 classes for $5; drop-ins just $5 and punch cards are available

Age: All Ages

8:30am-4:30pm Sat. Apr. 21

Stepfamily Rx Conference

Calling all stepcouples, single parents, and couples planning on creating a stepfamily. Important information regarding co-parenting, smart phones, teen anxiety/depression, and more. Call for more information.

Peace Church 501 E. Fillmore, Eau Claire

Cost: $40/Couple (includes breaks and lunch); $20/Single; Free childcare up to 5th grade (register early, limited space)

Age: Adults

9am-1pm Sat. Apr. 21

Winter Market of Menomonie

A typical Winter market day is presented by 15-20 farmers and artists selling everything from vegetables to fruits, eggs, breads, meats and handmade crafts. Friendly atmosphere, fresh coffee, hot prepared foods and live music every week. All welcome!

Raw Deal 603 S. Broadway St., Menomonie

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

9am Sat. Apr. 21

12th Annual Puddle Jump 5k Fun Run/Walk

Puddle Jump proceeds will help fund Longfellow's After-School 21st Century Community Learning Center (C.L.C.) and student scholarships for community programs. Groups can register as a team and receive t-shirts with their team name printed on it. Registration begins at 7:30, with the Wheel Chair Division beginning at 8:50. Register online or pick up a registration form.

Phoenix Park 330 Riverfront Terrace, Eau Claire

Cost: Pre-registration: $15 adults, $5 child, $20 team member, $30 per Longfellow family // Day-Of Registration: $20 adults, $10 children

Age: All Ages

9am-1pm Sat. Apr. 21

Hmong Fiber Arts Workshop

Create a Hmong needlework piece with traditional textile artist Mai Xee Xiong. All materials and egg roll snack provided. Advance registration is required as space is limited.

Chippewa Valley Museum 1204 E. Half Moon Dr., Eau Claire

Cost: $25/person, +$5 for each additional kit

9am-noon Sat. Apr. 21

Downtown Earth Day Cleanup

Join Chippewa Falls Main Street to clean up downtown. All supplies will be provided for the cleanup. Register at the event or preregister on our website. Volunteers will receive a free t-shirt while supplies last. Central Lutheran Church also provides a free breakfast before the cleanup at 28 E. Columbia Street.

Harmony Courtyard 219 N. Bridge St., Chippewa Falls

Cost: FREE

9am-1pm Sat. Apr. 21

Registration Day Event for Community Garden Plots

Sign-up day for garden plots at Menomonie Community Garden located on 9th Street East just past 24th Avenue. $30 for 20 x 25 ft plot, $15 for 1/2 plot. Water & tools provided.

Raw Deal 603 S. Broadway St., Menomonie

9-9:30am Sat. Apr. 21

Serious Circuits

30 minutes heart pounding HIIT circuit training with personal Trainer Emily Balow. Always fun music! Get your sweat on!

Dragonfly Dance and Wellness 308 North Barstow, Eau Claire

Cost: $8

Age: 12+

9am-9pm Sat. Apr. 21

Record Store Day at The Local Store

Celebrate Record Store Day with sales on our CDs and Vinyls and storewide. Receive 15% off your entire purchase when you buy any music and up to 30% off select vinyl. Stop by the gallery as well to catch some local music going on throughout the day from locals: Eduardo Rafael, Savanna Smith, Micah Ryan, Andy Hanson, Nick Foytik, and Dan Colburn.

The Volume One Gallery Located inside the Local Store at the Volume One World Headquarters, 205 N. Dewey St., Eau Claire

9am-2pm Sat. Apr. 21

First Presbyterian Church Annual Thrift Sale

The sale will feature gently used clothing for all ages, outerwear, shoes, jewelry, household goods, small appliances, bedding, furniture, books, tools, sporting goods and lots of miscellaneous items. The proceeds will be divided between local church activities and local, national and international missions.

First Presbyterian Church 2112 Rudolph Rd., Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

9am-9pm Sat. Apr. 21

Sprinkler Party at Chaos

Bring your squirt guns for a day of fun with your friends at our Sprinkler Party. All Day daily admission is $12/person and kids under 36" are $6 each.

Chaos Water Park 5150 Fairview Drive, Eau Claire

Cost: $12/person; kids under 36" are $6 each

Age: All Ages

10am-4pm Sat. Apr. 21

ArtMobile at Oakwood Mall

The ARTmobile connects children to the visual arts with fun and relevant art projects that have an educational aspect to them.

Oakwood Mall 4800 Golf Rd, Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

10am-noon Sat. Apr. 21

Intro to Herbalism

A simple introduction to herbal recipes from tinctures to infused oils, teas, decoctions, & how to make them at home. You'll learn basics for putting together a family herbal book in this discussion style class. Instructor: Jan Szalai.

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

Cost: FREE (Registration required)

Age: All Ages

10-11:30am Sat. Apr. 21

Youth Artist Workshops

Enhance your creativity and arts ability at the YMCA. Each month, a guest artist will lead a small group of students in a project of their own design. An exclusive opportunity to work one-on-one with a talented local creator.

Eau Claire YMCA 700 Graham Ave., Eau Claire

Cost: Member $30, Community $42

Age: All Ages

10-10:30am Sat. Apr. 21

Pop-Up Play

Museum Playologists could pop up anywhere with a fun new challenge for you and your family to enjoy. Exercise your brains and bodies with a variety of action-packed activities.

Children's Museum of Eau Claire 220 S. Barstow St., Eau Claire

10am-2pm Sat. Apr. 21

Cardboard Construction

Failsafe will convert into a fort-building space, full of cardboard, MakeDo kits and all of the necessary items to create some huge structures. Feel free to stop in anytime to join in the architectural fun.

Children's Museum of Eau Claire 220 S. Barstow St., Eau Claire

Cost: Free with Museum membership or admission

Age: All Ages

10am-5pm Sat. Apr. 21

Scheels Outdoor Expo

Local Scheels experts and vendor representatives will be on site to show you the latest in camping, watersports, fishing, yard games, kayaks, stand-up paddleboards, GPS systems, fitness trackers and more. Also offering delicious food samples cooked on Traeger Grills and Bradley Smokers.

Scheels All Sports 4710 Golf Road, Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

10am-2pm Sat. Apr. 21

Earth Day - Donation Drop Off Event

Chippewa Valley Habitat for Humanity, The King's Closet, First Choice Recycling, Eau Claire County Humane Association and St. Francis Food Pantry will be collecting donations. Drive by, Drop off your donations and enjoy Earth Day. Contact any of the participating organizations with questions.

Chippewa Valley Habitat for Humanity Restore 145 N. Clairemont Avenune, Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

10am-noon Sat. Apr. 21

Container Garden Class

Create your one of a kind annual container garden for your porch, patio, or garden spot. Bring your own containers, or purchase one there.

Green Oasis Garden Center 1403 122nd Street, Chippewa Falls

Cost: Purchase plant and container (or byo)

Age: All Ages

11am-2pm Sat. Apr. 21

Embroider a Pin

Learn to embroider with Katie L. from Merfolk. You'll get to know some basic stitches and make a cute fabric pin. Make from a pattern or design your own. All materials are included. Space is Limited.

Blue Boxer Arts 416 S Barstow Street, Eau Claire

Cost: $30

Age: Ages 16+

noon-7pm Sat. Apr. 21

Equine Lessons

Red Tail is offering riding lessons for beginners. More information on Red Tails Lesson Community on Facebook.

Red Tail Arabians, LLC N6093 84-th St, Elk Mound

Cost: $30 for the trial lesson

Age: Ages 5+

noon-2pm Sat. Apr. 21

Making Marks: Art Class for Children

Three sessions for each age group.Class will explore both drawing and painting, gaining experience with different types of mark making. Real art materials will be provided. Pleas wear clothing that can get messy in the process of our creative fun. Instructor Tracy Lea Landis.

Arts Coming Together: School of the Arts 107 Wilson Court, Menomonie

Cost: $15

Age: Apr.5-8 Sprouts; May 9-16 Twigs

noon Sat. Apr. 21

Jam It For The Planet

Celebrate Earth Week with some good tunes by local and regional artists. Jam It For The Planet will also feature a variety of workshops throughout the afternoon as well as “Fun For Everyone” activities including a free kid’s creation station and an afternoon kids music show with audience.

The Plus 208 S. Barstow St, Eau Claire

Cost: FREE; $5 after 7pm

Age: All Ages

noon Sat. Apr. 21

Leafless Release Party

Leafless is a maple steam beer/cream ale hybrid made with real, local maple syrup. It's that time of year in this neck of the woods when the maple trees start to run and countless Wisconsinites start boiling the sweet sap to make delicious maple syrup. Leafless is a golden lager fermented at ale temperatures with an addition of syrup.

Modicum Brewing Company 3732 Spooner Ave Suite A, Altoona

Cost: FREE

Age: 21+

12:30-1:30pm Sat. Apr. 21

Paint Saturdays

K-5 students are invited to the Second Floor of the UW-Stout Library on Saturday afternoons to learn the basics of using a variety of media and materials in creative projects taught by UW-Stout pre-service teachers.

University of Wisconsin Stout Library - Second Floor 315 10th Ave E, Menomonie

Cost: FREE

Age: Ages 5-12 years old

1-4:30pm Sat. Apr. 21

Earth Day Wellness Day: Detox Your Environment + Improve Your Health

Join Functional Medicine Practitioner Dr. Kristie Gering and Functional Medicine Certified Health Coach Kris Greener as they share with you how to reduce or eliminate toxins in your home, food and body care products. Visit with local "clean product" vendors, enjoy light refreshments, handouts and door prizes.

Dove Wissota Health North Building - Community Room County Highway I, Chippewa Falls

Cost: $10 (registration is required as seats are limited)

Age: Teen through adult

1-3pm Sat. Apr. 21

Container Garden Class

Create your one of a kind annual container garden for your porch, patio, or garden spot. Bring your own containers, or purchase one there.

Green Oasis Garden Center 1403 122nd Street, Chippewa Falls

Cost: Purchase plant and container (or byo)

Age: All Ages

1:45-2:45pm Sat. Apr. 21

Paint Saturdays

K-5 students are invited to the Second Floor of the UW-Stout Library on Saturday afternoons to learn the basics of using a variety of media and materials in creative projects taught by UW-Stout pre-service teachers.

University of Wisconsin Stout Library - Second Floor 315 10th Ave E, Menomonie

Cost: FREE

Age: Ages 5-12 years old

2pm Sat. Apr. 21

UWEC Film Series: "It"

A group of bullied kids band together when a shapeshifting monster, taking the appearance of a clown, begins hunting children.

Woodland Theater, Davies Center UWEC 105 Garfield Ave, Eau Claire

Cost: Individual film series memberships are $7; a family membership is $14.

Age: Rated R

2:30-3pm Sat. Apr. 21

Pop-Up Play

Museum Playologists could pop up anywhere with a fun new challenge for you and your family to enjoy. Exercise your brains and bodies with a variety of action-packed activities.

Children's Museum of Eau Claire 220 S. Barstow St., Eau Claire

4-6pm Sat. Apr. 21

Wine & Whimsy

A 2 to 2.5-hour workshop with friends, a canvas and wine. An instructor will guide you through the painting of your very own masterpiece.

Eau Claire Regional Arts Center 316 Eau Claire St., Eau Claire

Cost: $35; supplies, wine and light munchies

4:30-7pm Sat. Apr. 21

Togetherhood Sports Equipment Giveaway

From March 5-April 11, the Eau Claire YMCA Togetherhood group will be collecting new and gently used athletic equipment. On Saturday, they'll give it all back. You don’t need to donate gear to pick up gear. All donated equipment will be cleaned and distributed on a first-come, first-serve basis.

Eau Claire YMCA 700 Graham Ave., Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

4:30-7pm Sat. Apr. 21

Healthy Kids Day

Healthy Kids Day is the Y’s largest national initiative. Play games, do activities, and learn about fun summer opportunities. All of the Y's programs will be highlighted throughout the evening, and they will be giving away prizes all night long.

Eau Claire YMCA 700 Graham Ave., Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

5:30-9pm Sat. Apr. 21

Arts, Activism and Creative Change: Annual Fundraiser Sponsored by Eau Claire County Democrats and Progressives

Join other Democrats and Progressives for a fun evening of art, inspiration and fun. Scot Ross, executive director of One Wisconsin Now, will speak about "Citizen Activism and Cultural Transformation in Creating Thriving Communities." The work of over 15 recognized local artists will be featured in our Silent Auction, where bids may be placed online and at the event.

Clarion Inn Campus Area 2703 Craig Rd., Eau Claire

Cost: $35

Age: All Ages

5:30-9:30pm Sat. Apr. 21

A Smashing Good Time - A Roller Derby Double Header

Two bouts for the price of one! Chippewa Valley Roller Derby takes on the Mad Wreckin' Dolls, then CVRD All-Stars will take on the Reservoir Dolls, both from Madison WI. This is guaranteed to be a Smashin' Good Time for the final home bout of CVRD's Season 8.

Eau Claire Indoor Sports Center 3456 Craig Road, Eau Claire

Cost: $8 presale, $10 at the door

Age: All Ages

7-9:30pm Sat. Apr. 21

Kevin Kling and Simone Perrin

The legendary Kevin Kling will grace WideSpot with his hilarious and often poignant story telling. Simone Perrin accompanies him with her sultry voice and soulful accordion.

Widespot Performing Arts Center N2030 Spring St., Stockholm

Cost: $20 Reserved, $23 At the Door (availability not guaranteed)

Age: All Ages

7-10pm Sat. Apr. 21

Live Music: Larry Past

Larry Past performs completely acoustic at The Ivory Piano Bar, performing songs by artists such as Leonard Cohen, the Beatles or Death Cab For Cutie, or his own songs off of his Calling CD, LP3 EP.

Ivory Piano Bar 2526 Golf Road, Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

7pm Sat. Apr. 21

Chippewa Falls High School Theater Presents: Miss Nelson is Missing

The Chippewa Falls High School Theater department is proud to announce their annual Spring play production based on the children's book "Miss Nelson is Missing!"by Harry Allard.

Chippewa Falls High School 735 Terrill Street, Chippewa Falls

Cost: $5 for adults, $3 for Students/Children

Age: All Ages

7pm Sat. Apr. 21

UWEC Film Series: "It"

A group of bullied kids band together when a shapeshifting monster, taking the appearance of a clown, begins hunting children.

Woodland Theater, Davies Center UWEC 105 Garfield Ave, Eau Claire

Cost: Individual film series memberships are $7; a family membership is $14.

Age: Rated R

7-10pm Sat. Apr. 21

80's Party

Dress-up in your best 80's costumes to win prizes all night long. Free Jukebox and Happy Hour Specials all night long as well.

Princeton Valley Golf Course 2300 W. Princeton Ave., Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

7pm Sat. Apr. 21

Chippewa Valley Film Festival

An evening of local, regional, national, and international videos that celebrates the art of the short film. Organized into several programs with questions and answers with he attending filmmakers. Doors at 6pm.

Micon Downtown Cinema 315 S. Barstow St., Eau Claire

Cost: $6 Adults, $3 youth under 13

7-9pm Sat. Apr. 21

Live Music: Unsung Heroes

Unsung Heroes are comprised of Michael Kac, John Seymour and Neal Dimick. Each performer will rotate half hour sets throughout the night.

Acoustic Cafe 505 S. Barstow St., Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

7:30-10pm Sat. Apr. 21

The Real Queens of Eau Claire: Season 8

A fun, entertaining evening of drag performances by the most talented and beautiful Queens in Eau Claire. Gather a group at The Grand to see some amazing costumes and a show to remember.

The Grand Theatre 102 W. Grand Ave., Eau Claire

Cost: $15 in advance, $20 at the door

Age: Ages 18+

7:30pm Sat. Apr. 21

Dance: Baile Latino!

Dance to a variety of Latin American music and help the local nonprofit El Centro de Conexion de Chippewa Valley raise money for student scholarships.

Best Western PLUS Eau Claire Conference Center 3340 Mondovi Road, Eau Claire

Cost: $10 Presale/ $15 Day of +sm fee

Age: All Ages

7:30-10pm Sat. Apr. 21

ECCO Concert "Folk Roots"

Classical music including Florence Price Symphony No. 3, Jesse Montgomery's Starburst, Brahms Serenade #2 and Dvorak Slavonic Dances, Op. 46 and 72.

Grace Lutheran Church 202 W. Grand Ave., Eau Claire

Cost: $23 Adult, $20 Senior, $8 Student

Age: 12+

7:30pm Sat. Apr. 21

Eau Claire Jazz Festival Headliner Concert: Bobby Sanabria + Bob Mintzer + UWEC Jazz I

Grammy-nominated Bobby Sanabria is an American drummer and percussionist who specializes in Latin jazz. He teaches Latin jazz at the Manhattan School of Music and The New School for Jazz and Contemporary Music. Bob Mintzer is a LA-based saxophonist that has toured with popular jazz fusion quartet, The Yellowjackets. They'll be joined by the grammy-winning talent of the UWEC Jazz I.

The State Theatre 316 Eau Claire St., Eau Claire

Cost: $25 GA, $10 students

8pm-1am Sat. Apr. 21

Six to Midnight

One of Minneapolis best cover bands. Playing yesterday and todays hits. If you like to dance, this is the band for you.

VFW Club 305 1300 Starr Ave, Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: 21+

8-9pm Sat. Apr. 21

Hobbs Observatory Astronomical Series

Programs on various astronomical related topics are presented CVAS members and invited guests. Programs run 45-60 minutes in length. Check the website for upcoming topics. Observing follows programs if skies are clear.

Hobbs Observatory In Beaver Creek Reserve, S1 Cty Hwy K, Fall Creek

Cost: Free. Dontations accepted

8pm Sat. Apr. 21

UWEC Cabin Featured Spring Artist: John Splithoff

John Splitoff is a multi-talented songwriter, singer, and instrumentalist imbued with the vital and eclectic spirit of his Chicago roots and his newfound New York City urban soul. His style is a pop-soul-dance-urban experience with a smoky, soulful, breezy croon.

The Cabin UWEC Davies Center, Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

8:30-11:30pm Sat. Apr. 21

Sheeley House Saloon Presents eHeroes

eHeroes is a micro-helping of Eggplant Heroes. Duffy Duyfhuizen and Dan Zerr combine to play tunes from their Eggplant Heroes repertoire and from their solo repertoires. Expect some sweet originals and some tasty covers from the likes of John Prine, Tom Waits, Lyle Lovett, and Paul Simon.

Sheeley House Saloon 236 West River St., Chippewa Falls

Cost: FREE

Age: 21+

8:30pm Sat. Apr. 21

Live Music: The Thundermen

The Thundermen return to Sammy's playing your favorites tunes from the 50's 60's and 70's. Stop in and enjoy a famous Sammy's pizza and dance the night away. Dave Engedal will be joining the band.

Sammy's Pizza 2812 London Rd, Eau Claire

Cost: $2

Age: 21+

9pm-1am Sat. Apr. 21

Live Music: Divided Highway

All four members of DH come from years of rocking smoke-filled taverns and possesses a sincere love for entertaining their fans. All four contribute to the band with amazing vocal performances with a backdrop of mind-blowing guitar, bass, keyboard and drum.

O'Leary's Pub 809 W. Clairemont Ave, Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: 21+

Ongoing Events For 4/21/2018

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