Events For 06/07/2018

Thu. Jun. 7

Bird School

This fun and engaging course has been designed specifically for beginners who want to learn more about birds and take the next step in birding. This 2 ½ day course will combine classroom lectures, field trips, group lessons and hands-on activities to give you a full learning experience.

Beaver Creek Reserve S1 County Road K, Fall Creek

Cost: $56

10am-1pm Thu. Jun. 7

Bubble Wrap Silk Painting Workshop

No mistakes, just happy, beautiful wearable art. Have fun creating beautiful, natural, and sustainable, and eco-friendly textiles.

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

Cost: $40

Age: All Ages

10am-noon Thu. Jun. 7

Mini Makers: Open Lab

Once a week, let your fingers do the talking. Build and create using real tools of the trade. They'll also 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

10-11am Thu. Jun. 7

Summer Storytime

Summer storytime and activities for children birth-5 years old. Children must be accompanied by an adult.

Menomonie Public Library 600 Wolske Bay Rd, Menomonie

10:30-11:30am Thu. Jun. 7

Coloring Therapy

Remember how much you enjoyed coloring as a child? Bring back the memories. They'll provide the materials; you do the creating. A fun way to meet people and relax.

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

11am-1pm Thu. Jun. 7

Summer Lunch Break Open Skate

Cool off this summer at Hobbs Ice Arena's Summer Lunch Break Open Skate.

Hobbs Ice Arena 915 Menomonie St., Eau Claire

Cost: $4 or City Pass (1 Punch). Fee includes skate rental

Age: All Ages

noon-7pm Thu. Jun. 7

Dollar Swim Day - Hawaiian Day

Anyone who wears Hawaiian themed attire pays $1 admission.

Fairfax Pool 4200 Fairfax St., Eau Claire

Cost: $1

Age: All Ages

noon-5pm Thu. Jun. 7

Eau Claire Downtown Farmers Market

Seasonal, locally grown vegetables and fruits, plus baked goods, dairy products, meat, honey, maple syrup, flowers, and more.

Phoenix Park 330 Riverfront Terrace, Eau Claire

Age: All ages

2pm Thu. Jun. 7

Afternoon at the Movies

Enjoy free popcorn and drinks in the Community Room Theater. Check our website for movie titles.

Altoona Public Library 1303 Lynn Ave., Altoona

Cost: FREE

3-5pm Thu. Jun. 7

All Ages Open Lab

Whether you're interested in 3D printing and coding or you'd rather craft, make music, create art or play games, the Dabble Box makerspace has something for you. A service of your public library and the first fee-free makerspace in the Chippewa Valley.

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

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

4-5pm Thu. Jun. 7

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

4-10pm Thu. Jun. 7

Lifeguard Review

This class is intended for those who currently hold lifeguard certification and wish to renew.

Eau Claire YMCA 700 Graham Ave., Eau Claire

Cost: Member $70, Community $95

Age: 17+

4-8pm Thu. Jun. 7

Together Farms Burger Night

Burger Nights are a unique, casual night at Together Farms. Burgers are made right on the farm using their 100% grass-fed beef. Also serving slaw, fries, beer, wine, and more. Relax by the bonfire, check-out the farm animals, and live music on Friday & Saturdays (schedule online). Bring chairs, blanket, or table in case they run out.

Together Farms W93 Norden Rd, Mondovi

Cost: FREE to attend; Burgers are $11-13

Age: All Ages

4:30-5:30pm Thu. Jun. 7

4th-8th Grade Summer Painting Lessons

Classes are divided by age groups and include weekly curriculum designed for each student’s artistic development. Color Wheel, Color Mixing, Techniques, Beginner Painting, Intermediate Painting, Art, Acrylic, WaterColor, Tempera, Modeling Clay, and Art History.

The Painted Lotus 930 Galloway St Building 13 Suite 209, Eau Claire

Cost: $25

Age: 4th-8th Grade (9-14)

5-9pm Thu. Jun. 7

45th Annual Altoona Cinder City Days

Featuring "Diamond Rio" on June 9th and Karaoke contest finale on June 8th at Altoona's new outdoor amphitheater at River Prairie Park. Other events include a carnival, boys baseball, softball, and dart tournaments; Spectrum Shuffle for Autism, quality craft & vendor sale, and a car show and charcoal chicken at 10th street park.

Most events at Cinder City Park, check website for full schedule/locations Spooner Ave and 10th St., Altoona

Cost: Diamond Rio Ticket Prices On Website |Free Admission To Other Parks

Age: All Ages

5-6pm Thu. Jun. 7

High Five Free Yoga

Held in the grassy area across from the RCU building. Come and enjoy a session of free yoga in the park after work or on a weekend morning. No experience required.

Phoenix Park 330 Riverfront Terrace, Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

5:30-6:30pm Thu. Jun. 7

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

5:30-6:30pm Thu. Jun. 7

Quick Start Tennis

This program is designed to teach the fundamentals of tennis in a fun and engaging atmosphere

Altoona City Park 10th Street West, Altoona

Cost: $30-40 resident; $35-45 non-resident

Age: Ages 4-12

5:30-8:30pm Thu. Jun. 7

Burger King Classic Car Show - Mopar Madness

Classic cars, vintage, antique, muscle cars and more. Fun for the entire family. This week’s theme is Mopar Madness.

Burger King - Hastings Way 926 S. Hastings Way, Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

6-8pm Thu. Jun. 7

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

6-8pm Thu. Jun. 7

Summer Rock Band Experience: Advanced

This program is led by two outstanding local musicians who are also experienced educators. Students will learn classic songs in a supportive environment as they work toward performing at Phoenix Park as part of the Family Day Downtown.

Eau Claire Music School 1620 Ohm Avenue, Eau Claire

Cost: $99 for non-students; $49 for students

6-8pm Thu. Jun. 7

Bike Week: Ride-In to Sounds Like Summer Concert

Bike to the Sounds Like Summer Concert at Phoenix Park, and arrive at the free Bike Valet service in Phoenix Park, and receive a special offer to redeem at the Volume One tent at the concert.

Phoenix Park 330 Riverfront Terrace, Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

6pm Thu. Jun. 7

Sounds Like Summer Concert Series: Waldemar + Nici Peper + Savannah Smith

Waldemar is lush and intricate, featuring dual drummers, trombone, synths, post-80's inspired guitars, poignant lyricism and layers of vocal harmonies. Nici Peper is an Americana singer-songwriter whose lyrics reflect the soul and honesty of their influences. Opener: Savannah Smith writes catchy folk-pop songs and on ukulele and guitar.

Phoenix Park 330 Riverfront Terrace, Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

6-9pm Thu. Jun. 7

Live Music: Larry Past

Come and enjoy the music of Larry Past on The Frog and Fly's patio over looking the lovely Larrabee Lake. Larry Past performs a wide variety of music on acoustic guitar by artists such as Leonard Cohen, the Beatles or Death Cab For Cutie, or songs from his Calling CD and LP3 EP.

The Frog and The Fly's Bistro Pub 27895 State Hwy 40, New Auburn

6-9pm Thu. Jun. 7

CV LGBTQ+ Pride Kickoff Dinner

A fantastic 3-course to meal to kick off the annual PRIDE weekend. Price includes meal & gratuity, drinks separate. Full portions of chicken, vegetable tortellini, or beef medallions.

Houligans Steak & Seafood Pub 415 South Barstow Street, Eau Claire

Cost: $35

Age: All Ages

6:15-10pm Thu. Jun. 7

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

6:15-7pm Thu. Jun. 7

Sports Jamboree

The goal of this program is to provide an introduction to the basic skills of basketball, soccer, t-ball, & tennis and a few fun games. This will be strictly instructional, with no competition involved.

Altoona City Park Pavillion 10th Street West, Altoona

Cost: $30 resident; $35 non-resident

Age: Ages 4-6

6:35pm Thu. Jun. 7

Eau Claire Express vs Bismarck Larks

The Eau Claire Express plays against the Bismark Larks. Express T-Shirts will be given away to fans. Gates at 5:30pm.

Eau Claire Express Stadium - Carson Park 702 Carson Park Drive, Eau Claire

Cost: $9 GA, $11 Reserved Grandstand, $14 Reserved Box, $28 Fan Deck; Season Tickets Available

Age: All Ages

6:40-7:40pm Thu. Jun. 7

Zumba with PS - Get Fit

All fitness levels are welcome and no experience is needed. Great way to get back to exercising or crank it up and push yourself even more.

Pinehurst Fitness 3027 N Hastings Way, Eau Claire

Cost: New, 3 classes/$5 or $5 drop-in or punch cards, 6 classes for $25

Age: All Ages

7-8pm Thu. Jun. 7

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+

8pm Thu. Jun. 7

Clear Water Comedy Presents Abby Marose

Up-and-coming comedian and host of the comedy storytelling event Real Shift at the Underground Comedy Corner in Minneapolis.

The Plus 208 S. Barstow St, Eau Claire

Cost: $5 GA | $3 with valid student ID

8-10pm Thu. Jun. 7

Live Music: Sundae & Mr. Goessl

Sundae + Mr. Goessl, features award-winning vocalist Kate Voss and Seattle's busiest freelance guitarist, Jason Goessl. This charming husband/wife duo incorporates humor, vintage style, interesting instrumentation, nostalgia and serious chops in their act.

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

Cost: FREE

8-11pm Thu. Jun. 7

Vinyl Nights: DJ JTron

Spinning classics to currents and everything in between. Some you may have heard, others you haven't. Either way you're bound to have a good time. He'll be set up outside on the patio (weather pending).

The Lakely 516 Galloway Street, Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

10pm Thu. Jun. 7

Live Music: When Particles Collide

Live music at The Mousetrap featuring When Particles Collide, described by the Boston Herald as able to "deliver a straightforward pop nugget that pulls from Motown, heavy metal and equal parts Joan Jett and Nancy Sinatra." Doors open at 9pm, show starts at 10pm.

The Mousetrap 311 S. Barstow St., Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: 21+

10:30pm Thu. Jun. 7

Live Music: As We Are

As We Are has become known nationally for its inspirational message of hope and unity. From DIY tours, to big ticket festivals, this fast paced rock band will help make the night memorable. Free and all ages following the comedy show.

The Plus 208 S. Barstow St, Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

Ongoing Events For 06/07/2018

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