Events For 06/08/2018

Fri. Jun. 8

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

Fri. Jun. 8

55th Annual Durand Funfest

Annual Durand Funfest held two weeks after Memorial Day Weekend. Carnival, beer garden, wrestling, glow party, live music, miss Durand pageant, Medallion Hunt, softball tournament, fishing contest, basketball tournament, parade, bean bag tournament, Disney Sing-a-long, pie & ice cream social, and more.

Memorial Park 2nd Avenue East, Durand

5am-10pm Fri. Jun. 8

Family Friendly Fridays and Flick & Float

On the second Friday of every month, members can bring a community member to the Y for free all day long. Community members are welcome to enjoy the Flick & Float movie in the small pool (6:30 PM) and try a family activity in Hobbs Gym (5:30-7pm).

Eau Claire YMCA 700 Graham Ave., Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

5-10am Fri. Jun. 8

Breakfast in the Valley

Celebrate the importance of agriculture in our local economy. Menu: scrambled eggs with ham, cheese, onions and mushrooms, muffins, sliced cheeses, cheese curds, bananas, coffee, milk and juice, traditional dessert of custard, corn flakes and strawberries.

Eau Claire County Expo Center 5530 Fairview Drive, Eau Claire

Cost: $7 for adults, $2 for children 3-12, 2 and younger are free

Age: All Ages

8am Fri. Jun. 8

Family Camp

Kick off the summer with the whole family up at Camp Manitou. Get involved in programming and activities like games, hobby activities, swimming, boating, and campfires. Camp counselors keep the energy high as they lead activities and encourage everyone to get involved.

Camp Manitou 27960 137th Street, New Auburn

Age: All Ages

10-11am Fri. Jun. 8

Summer Art Lessons: PreSchoolers

Classes are divided by age groups and include weekly curriculum designed for each student’s artistic development. Private, more intensive classes are available upon request, flexible scheduling and affordable prices. All materials are always provided, students may. Finger Painting, Color Wheel, Color Mixing, Tempera, Finger Paint, Modeling Clay, Creating Shapes, Crafting.

The Painted Lotus Banbury Place Building 13, Suit 209, Eau Claire

Cost: $10

Age: PreSchool Age (3-5)

10:30-11am Fri. Jun. 8

Get Up & Go: Summer Ice Skating

Designed to keep your kiddos moving, these fun and physical games teach teamwork and skills that can carry home to your own backyard.

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

Cost: Free with Museum membership or admission

Age: All Ages

10:30-11:15am Fri. Jun. 8

Summer Story Time: Ice Cream

Kick off the summer story time series with a guest reader from Ramone's Ice Cream Parlor.

That's Adorable, Kids Consignment Boutique 129 N. Barstow Street, Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

11am-1pm Fri. Jun. 8

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

11:30am-noon Fri. Jun. 8

Super Small Science: Mystery Sand

Introduce your preschool scientist to exciting hands-on and age appropriate experiments.

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

Cost: Free with Museum membership or admission

Age: All Ages

noon-1pm Fri. Jun. 8

SOS (Shake Off Stress with TRE)

TRE® (Tension Stress & Trauma Release Exercise) 7 exercises that release deep muscular patterns of stress, tension & trauma. Easy. Anyone can do it. Feels like a massage from the inside out. Helps with PTSD symptoms, anxiety, back pain & more.

ANANDAWORKS Wellness Education Center 320 Putnam Street, Suite 123, Eau Claire

Cost: $15 drop in

Age: 12+

1:30-4pm Fri. Jun. 8

Summer Concerts at Riverbend Winery

Bring you friends and enjoy live entertainment from our patio or lawn, steps away from the vineyard and a world away from the everyday. Concerts are outside, so bring lawn-chairs and blankets as seating is limited.

River Bend Winery & Distillery 10439 33rd Avenue, Chippewa Falls

Cost: FREE

3pm-4:30am Fri. Jun. 8

Modern Dance Classes

Modern dance classes, based on Martha Graham techniques as modified by Michael Doran. These classes are taught by Barbara Shafer and are adapted for all proficiency levels including beginner dancers.

Dancers Studio 800 Wisconsin St. (Banbury Place, Building 13 - Room 122), Eau Claire

Cost: $40 per month

Age: 18+

4-8pm Fri. Jun. 8

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

4-8pm Fri. Jun. 8

Netty Q's Italian Food Truck

Netty Q’s specializes in homemade rich delicious items and sides with flavor that will amaze you. Enjoy your delicious dinner with one of Lazy Monk's many cold tap biers while sitting on the outdoor patio.

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

4-7pm Fri. Jun. 8

Food Truck Night at Cottage Winery

Enjoy the a unique dining experience in the countryside on our patio. Delicious wines from the tasting room, and local food truck vendors including Captain PJ's bbq, Netty Q's, and Marigold Cafe.

Cottage Winery & Vineyard N7391 County Road F, Menomonie

4:30-9pm Fri. Jun. 8

Family Fun Friday at the Farm

Open yard for play, bean bag toss, horse shoes, 9 hole Frisbee golf, walking trails along the buffalo river and more. Bring your furry family members too, dogs are welcome here. Kitchen/bar will be open, wood-fired pizza & a great selection of local beer/wine available.

Farm to Fork Retreat at Dancing Yarrow S193 County Road BB, Mondovi

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

5-11:45pm Fri. Jun. 8

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

5:45-6:45pm Fri. Jun. 8

Mini & Me Lyra (Aerial Hoop) Class

Feel like a kid again while bonding with your child in the lyra aerial hoop! We will learn some fun entrances, poses and tricks in the aerial hoop. No experience needed. Class limited to 7 adult/child pairs; be sure to pre-register on their website to secure your spot.

Moonrise Aerials Studio 800 Wisconsin Street; Banbury Place Building 13, Room 112, Eau Claire

Cost: $25 (for both you and your mini)

6-8pm Fri. Jun. 8

Calen Sidhevair of Westernesste

A group for the study and celebration of magical practices on an eclectic, Pagan, spiritual path. Westernesste contributes to the growing movement of Earth-loving religions. They focus on the respect of our Earth, the guidance of human potential, and the realization of responsible personal freedoms.

Unitarian Universalist Congregation 421 S. Farwell St., Eau Claire

6-8pm Fri. Jun. 8

Bike Week: Biking Into History - City of Bridges

Join a fun ride to visit the many historic bridges of Eau Claire with a guide from the Chippewa Valley Museum, which will kick off their “Biking into History” series of rides this summer.

Meet at Family Video Parking Lot 10 W. Madison St., Eau Claire

6:45-7:45pm Fri. Jun. 8

Aerial Yoga Date Night

Grab your honey and spend the evening stretching together, in and out of the hammock. Romantic lighting, fun poses, and partner massages. No yoga or aerial experience needed. Certified instructor Alex will make sure you and your partner have fun and will offer modifications for poses as needed.

Moonrise Aerials Studio 800 Wisconsin Street; Banbury Place Building 13, Room 112, Eau Claire

Cost: $30 for both you and your date

7-10pm Fri. Jun. 8

Tunes at the Tasting Lounge

Every Friday you can enjoy locally produced wines and spirits while listening to an array of local musicians. Check out Infinity Beverages' Facebook page or website before swinging down for updates and musician details.

Infinity Beverages Winery & Distillery 3460 Mall Drive, Eau Claire

Age: 21+

7pm Fri. Jun. 8

Eau Claire Express vs Bismarck Larks: Bucket Ruckus Performance

The Eau Claire Express plays against the Bismark Larks. Bucket Ruckus will be performing during the game. Express hats will be given away to fans. There will be a postgame fireworks show. Gates at 6pm.

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

7-9pm Fri. Jun. 8

Live Music: Jim Phillips

Singer/songwriter/guitarist Jim Phillips (a.k.a. “Dr. Jim”) performs an eclectic mix of current and classic material that spans five decades; a mix of folk rock, classic rock, alternative pop, classic country, blues, and originals.

Raw Deal 603 S. Broadway St., Menomonie

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

7pm Fri. Jun. 8

Live Music: Proffunk

A quartet of many musical disciplines and experiences. Frank Watkins is on the keys and vocals, and axe-man Ryan Jones keeps things real. Selika Lawton is on vocals, keys and guitar and Clay Lawton holds down the low end. They bring funk, jazz, R&B and blues, playing an eclectic mix of covers and originals.

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

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

7-10pm Fri. Jun. 8

Live Music: Anastasia

Infinity Beverages Winery and Distillery has live local music every Friday night at their Tasting Lounge. Tonight enjoy the music of Anastasia. Anastasia is a multi-instrumentalist, vocalist and composer.

Infinity Beverages Winery & Distillery 3460 Mall Drive, Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: 21+

7:30-10pm Fri. Jun. 8

Ani DiFranco with Special Guest Haley Heynderickx

Ani DiFranco is a singer, musician, poet, songwriter, and activist with 20+ albums. DiFranco's music has been classified as folk rock and alternative rock, although it has additional influences from punk, funk, hip hop and jazz. She has released all her albums on her own record label, Righteous Babe, giving her significant creative freedom.

The State Theatre 316 Eau Claire St., Eau Claire

Cost: $35-55

Age: All Ages

8-10pm Fri. Jun. 8

Christine Hitt CD Release Party

Critically acclaimed jazz singer & pianist Christine Hitt’s newest CD was produced by Grammy nominated pianist Geoffrey Keezer. This follow up to Hitt’s previous MAXJAZZ release is a swinging, hip romp through old & new standards.

The Oxbow Hotel 516 Galloway St., Eau Claire

Cost: $8 Advance Tickets, $10 Day Of Show

Age: All Ages

8pm Fri. Jun. 8

Lip Sync Battle for Alzheimer’s

AV Live Disc Jockey Service will be helping put on the Battle with your host Ms. Woman Chippewa Falls Jamie Nicole. We will crown the top 2 acts as well as a best costume with CASH prizes. Fee goes directly to benefit the Alzheimer’s Association of the Greater Wisconsin.

The Red Mixer 2526 Golf Road, Eau Claire

Cost: Entry Fee $10, FREE to attend

Age: 21+

9pm-1am Fri. Jun. 8

Live Music: Contingency

Rock 'n roll covers from the 70s to today.

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

Cost: FREE

Age: 21+

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