Events For 04/19/2018

8am-7pm Thu. Apr. 19

Mother and Daughter Tea Party

Enjoy complimentary tea, scones, and snacks together. They'll be introducing their newest tea selection along with delicious samples. Many in store shopping specials available as well.

Green Oasis Gardens 1403 122nd Street, Chippewa Falls

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

9-11:30am Thu. Apr. 19

Family Fun Zone

Children and parents enjoy open play on the large turf field filled with numerous toys, games, sports equipment, inflatables, and dress up clothes. Organized activities are also offered at different times each morning which children may participate in if they choose or continue with open play. Please check their online schedule before going.

L.E. Phillips YMCA Indoor Sports Center 3456 Craig Road, Eau Claire

Cost: $4/child

9am-6pm Thu. Apr. 19

Boudie Camp LIVE

Boudie Camp Live is a 2-day conference for photographers where they will be learning from top photographers in the industry in the form of interactive presentations, live Q&A panels, shoot outs & more. You can use the photos you shoot during this event in your portfolio.

The Lismore 333 Gibson Street, Eau Claire

Cost: $697

Age: 18+

9:15-10:15am Thu. Apr. 19

Gentle Yoga

The journey to yoga begins with tuning in to the breath, to the body, to the mind, to the personal experience of health and enjoyment. Open your heart to new possibilities.

The Center 3701 E. Clairemont Ave., Eau Claire

Cost: $10

9:30-11am Thu. Apr. 19

Stand in the Light Choir Rehearsals

People in the early to mid stages of memory loss, their care partners, and singing volunteers come together to share their love of music.

Lutheran Church of the Good Shepherd 1120 Cedar St., Eau Claire

Age: Adults

10am-noon Thu. Apr. 19

Mini Makers - Open Lab

Once a week, let your fingers do the talking. Build and create using real tools of the trade. They'll provide all of the string, beads, cardboard, wood, tape, etc. to create the project of your dreams, and then you get to take your masterpiece home with you.

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

Cost: Free with Museum membership or admission

Age: All Ages

10:45-11:15am Thu. Apr. 19

Chair Yoga Free

Sstart with a Bible Passage, then in 30 minutes work gently, rhythmically through an all-body workout, then end with prayer and relaxation. Led by Lynn Buske of BaredFeet, Co. Bring a mat to relax on or use one provided.

Trinity Lutheran Church 1314 E. Lexington Blvd., Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: 21+

1-2pm Thu. Apr. 19

Money to Match Your Mission: A Live Foundation Center Webinar

Learn how to find your funding match, and what questions to ask yourself before starting a search. Discover the basic elements of proposals and how to successfully use them. No registration required.

L.E. Phillips Memorial Public Library 400 Eau Claire St, Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

2:30-3pm Thu. Apr. 19

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

3-5pm Thu. Apr. 19

All Ages Open Lab

Explore the library's newest DIY, hands-on space. Whether you're interested in 3D printing and coding or you'd rather color, paint or knit, the Dabble Box has something for you.

L.E. Phillips Memorial Public Library, The Dabble Box 400 Eau Claire St, Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

4-10pm Thu. Apr. 19

New Orleans Night

Lazy Monk's kickoff event for the Eau Claire Jazz Fest. The wonderful Hickory Kist team will be here with some amazing Cajun-style dishes to delight your taste buds. After the food has settled, kick up your heels and tap your toes to the incredible musical talents of Liscio Jazz. Food from 4-8pm, Music from 7-10pm. (Dogs only allowed on the patio while food is served.)

Lazy Monk Brewing, LLC 97 West Madison Street, Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: 21+

4-7pm Thu. Apr. 19

CVTC Energy Open House

People will have the opportunity to experience hands-on demonstrations in energy-related fields and tour Chippewa Valley Technical College’s state-of-the art Energy Education Center. Meet with an advisor and receive assistance with career exploration and learn about CVTC's new energy programs.

CVTC West Campus, Energy Education Center 4000 Campus Road, Eau Claire

4:30-5pm Thu. Apr. 19

Little Dancers Preschool

Little Dancers Preschool dance class + older dancers. Tap Ballet Creative dance.

Jean Marie's School of Dance 31 W Spring St., Chippewa Falls

Cost: $36/month

Age: Preschool 3 - 4 Yrs & older

5-7pm Thu. Apr. 19

Language Exchange: Habla en la Cabra

Practice your second language with us, English or Spanish. We sip coffee and help each other practice conversational English and Spanish. Bring the family, all levels and ages are welcome. Brought to you by El Centro de Conexión de Chippewa Valley.

The Goat Coffee House 336 Water St., Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

5:15pm Thu. Apr. 19

17th Annual Scrabble Bee Fundraiser

Register your team now for a night of Scrabble with a twist! Six-member teams work together and race against the clock to build the best words they can. The team with the highest total score across three games is declared the winner. Proceeds support Literacy Chippewa Valley's work to boost adult literacy. The evening also includes refreshments, fabulous raffle baskets, and more!

The Lismore 333 Gibson Street, Eau Claire

Cost: See online registration form for cost

Age: All Ages

5:30-6:30pm Thu. Apr. 19

Zumba with Z.Vida Fitness

Z.Vida Fitness has been bringing their passion and flair for Zumba to the Chippewa Valley for over 5 years now. Participants are eager to admit it's like dancing with family.

The Center 3701 E. Clairemont Ave., Eau Claire

Cost: $6/drop in; $40 unlimited monthly; $25 5-class punch card

5:30-8:30pm Thu. Apr. 19

Spring Edibles

Learn how to identify, harvest and prepare wild Morel, Oyster, and Pheasants Back mushrooms along with several other edible spring plants in this 2 night course. 3 hours/night. Instructor: Tavis Lynch.

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

Cost: $25 (Registration required; payment due at time of registration)

Age: All Ages

5:30-8:30pm Thu. Apr. 19

Dinner Jazz: Josh Gallagher + Jeremy Boettcher

Jeremy Boettcher has performed music throughout the world. He has toured extensively in S. Carey, traveling throughout the US, Canada, and Europe. Recently, Jeremy finished a residency for Jazz at Lincoln Center in Doha, Qatar. Joined by good friend and incredible talent, Josh Gallagher.

The Lakely 516 Galloway Street, Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

5:30-8:30pm Thu. Apr. 19

Two Rivers at The Foster Cheese Haus

Sue Orfield, Randy Sinz and Gregg Wheeler. Country, Blues, Swing a little of this and that.

Foster Cheese Haus E10934 County Hwy HH, Osseo

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

6-8pm Thu. Apr. 19

Blue Ox Group Run/Walk

Enjoy a night with runners & walkers of all abilities as you traverse the beautiful downtown area along the river on a group run ranging from ~3.5 to 6 miles. Special events held about once per month with the weekly Thursday group-runs. See website for more details on the calendar.

Blue Ox Running 417 S. Barstow St, Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

6pm Thu. Apr. 19

The Playhouse Presents: Bobaflex

Bobaflex takes over The Playhouse with special guests: Andrew W Boss and Trip 6. Advance tickets highly recommended. Doors at 6pm.

The Playhouse s7650 State Hwy 37, Eau Claire

Cost: $12 advance or $18 day of show

Age: 21+

6-8pm Thu. Apr. 19

Earth Week Organizing Workshop

As you’re impassioned throughout Earth Week, attend this special Earth Week organizing workshop to turn that passion into action. Hosted by Wisconsin League of Conservation Voters. Capacity 20 people. Free to attend. Registration Required.

L.E. Phillips Memorial Public Library 400 Eau Claire St, Eau Claire

Cost: FREE, registration required

6-8pm Thu. Apr. 19

Reception for Hmong Fiber Arts at Tangled Up in Hue

Celebration and display of Hmong Fiber Arts. Co-hosted by humanKIND which up lifts the importance of diversity within the Eastside Hill Neighborhood of Eau Claire and throughout the Valley. Proceeds from the sale of "welcoming T-Shirts" will go to humanKind. Silent Auction items.

New Tangled Up in Hue Location 505 S. Barstow St. Suite B, Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

6-7:30pm Thu. Apr. 19

'Repair or Replace? Your Home's Exterior' Seminar

Everything breaks eventually! Explore options for remodeling the exterior of your home. Presented by Weathersafe Restoration, Inc., they will help you determine whether to repair or replace the different elements of your home’s exterior, and discuss choosing a contractor, storm damage issues and more.

Chippewa Valley Home Builders Association Board Room 4319 Jeffers Road, Eau Claire

Cost: $10 per person Plus a FREE Voucher to the 2018 Parade of Homes Event

Age: 21+

6-8pm Thu. Apr. 19

Wine Glass & Vase/Candle Holder Acrylic Pour Painting

Create 2 wine glasses and a vase/candle holder using an acrylic pouring technique. Choose your colors to create pieces that are one of kind. Includes instruction, all materials, snacks, & sips. Adult beverages also avail. to purchase for 21 & older.

Art on the Ridge 525 Park Ridge Court, Eau Claire

Cost: $35 (pre-register)

6:15-10pm Thu. Apr. 19

Thursday Bingo at the Moose Lodge

Doors open 6:15. Games start at 7. Regular and Progressive Bingo. 50/50 Raffle, All proceeds after expenses go to Charity. Food and Drink served. Lunch Served before play and at intermission. 17 games played for as low as $4. Different Fundraiser every night.

Menomonie Moose Lodge 720 19th Ave., Menomonie

Cost: Varies

Age: All, under 18 must have Guardian

6:30-8pm Thu. Apr. 19

Eau Claire Wellness Party

Learn about holistic and natural ways to increase your energy, decrease inflammation, how to go green in your home, get rid of toxic chemicals, and enjoy pesticide free veggies and organic treats.

Please Call or Email For Event Location

Cost: FREE

6:40-7:40pm Thu. Apr. 19

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.

Pinehurst Fitness 3027 N Hastings Way, Eau Claire

Cost: 3 classes for $5; $5 drop-in and punch cards available

Age: All Ages

7-8pm Thu. Apr. 19

Chippewa Valley Toastmasters Meeting

The Toastmasters are a mixed group of people who exercise public speaking skills through both prepared and impromptu speeches at every meeting. The mission of a Toastmaster club is to provide a mutually supportive and positive learning environment in which every member has the opportunity to develop communication and leadership skills.

Mayo Health Clinic - Luther Hospital, Room 11103 1221 Whipple St, Eau Claire

Cost: FREE for Guests

Age: 18+

7-8:30pm Thu. Apr. 19

Wandering Spirits Cocktail Series: Jazzy Drinks

Get into the true “spirit” of the week leading up to the Eau Claire Jazz Festival & 52nd Street by focusing on craft cocktails that have a special tie to the world of jazz. In a demonstration led by Lakely Manager Jorja Vradenburg & Head Bartender Logan Slaght, you’ll get the chance to sample – and learn to create – the Ramos Gin Fizz, Sazerac, Vieux Carré, & The Last Word.

The Oxbow Hotel 516 Galloway St., Eau Claire

Cost: $20

Age: 21+

7-9pm Thu. Apr. 19

A Vocal Anthology: An Open Read

Join community literary journals Barstow & Grand, NOTA, and twig as they host an open read to celebrate National Poetry Month. Anyone and everyone is encouraged to come and enjoy some awesome poetry.

The Volume One Gallery (Inside The Local Store) 205 N. Dewey St., Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

7pm Thu. Apr. 19

Devroy Memorial Forum: Washington Post White House Reporter Ashley Parker

Ashley Parker, a Washington Post White House reporter who covers Donald Trump and his administration, will present “Covering Washington in the Age of Trump” during the 2018 Ann Devroy Memorial Forum at the University of Wisconsin-Eau Claire.

UWEC Schofield Auditorium 105 Garfield Ave, Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

7-9pm Thu. Apr. 19

Live Music: February Sky

February Sky is traditional singer and Celtic guitarist Phil Cooper with songwriter and singer Susan Urban. Phil and Susan present a combination of old and new songs addressing the widest possible range of experience complete with vocal harmony, intricate instrumentation and thoughtful stagecraft.

Acoustic Cafe - Eau Claire 505 S. Barstow St., Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

7:30-9:30pm Thu. Apr. 19

Shaun Johnson's Big Band Experience

The Shaun Johnson Big Band Experience fuses a big band spirit with an inventive edge. At once more risky than Buble, more modern than Sinatra. Shaun, an Emmy award-winning crooner (and lead singer of the internationally known vocal group, Tonic Sol-fa) indelibly stamps vocal jazz and swing with a contemporary punch.

The State Theatre 316 Eau Claire St., Eau Claire

Cost: $25

Age: All Ages

8-9pm Thu. Apr. 19

Yoga Nidra + Reiki

Join Maria & Amy as they guide you through a rejuvenating meditation to support your full self. Yoga nidra or “yogic sleep” is practiced lying down using props to support your body. This practice is paired with a special guided meditation practice with Reiki to target and tune the chakras.

Latitude 44 Yoga Studio 313 E. Madison St., Eau Claire

Cost: $20

9pm Thu. Apr. 19

The Plus Presents: Wax and Mac Lethal

Mac Lethal and Wax will co-headline this show. Doors at 7pm. Also featuring Skotty Benz, Wayward, and Miles Blvd.

The Plus 208 S. Barstow St, Eau Claire

Cost: $15 advance, $20 day of show

Age: All Ages

9pm Thu. Apr. 19

Live Music: Hobo Nephews Of Uncle Frank + Lazylightning420

Lazylightning420 features mandolinist, Eric berry of Trampled By Turtles and prolific singer songwriter Marc Gartman of Two Many banjos. Brothers Teague and Ian Alexy formed Hobo Nephews Of Uncle Frank over ten years ago and have since toured the every corner of the United States in support of their five full length albums.

The Waterfront Bar & Grill 512 Crescent St., Menomonie

Ongoing Events For 04/19/2018

karaoke/DJ, galleries, classes, etc

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