Events For 06/27/2018

7:30am-1pm Wed. Jun. 27

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

8am-3pm Wed. Jun. 27

Summer Institute: Chippewa Falls

Summer Institute has a 40-year tradition of teaching and delighting children across the Chippewa Valley. Your kids will love the variety of activities, and you will appreciate the small classes that promise high quality learning.

Hillcrest Elementary 1200 Miles Street, Chippewa Falls

Cost: $15 per class for Chippewa Falls district students and those who live in the district; $85 per class for all other students.

8am-5pm Wed. Jun. 27

Blugold Beginnings Science Technology Art Engineering Math (STEAM) Day Camp

Students will receive academic instruction in STEAM related areas, team building activities, take STEAM related field trips, and participate in other fun activities around campus and in the community throughout this day summer camp experience.

Centennial Hall, UWEC 1698 Park Avenue, Eau Claire

Cost: $150 includes lunch and snacks

Age: Grades 6-12

8:25am-3:30pm Wed. Jun. 27

STEM+ Camp

Is the sky really blue? Can a house float up into the sky using balloons like in UP? Would the bat signal really work? STEM+ Camp is a day camp where students entering grades 3-8 can confirm or bust myths like these using STEM+ (Science, Technology, Engineering, Mathematics, and the Arts).

St. Mark Lutheran Church and School 3307 State Street, Eau Claire

Cost: Cost for the week: Early Bird: $50 morning only/$60 full day/week After 5/31: $60 morning only for the week/$85 for the full week

Age: Ages 8-14

8:30am-5pm Wed. Jun. 27

WiFAB Retreat West

This professional development retreat focuses on challenging students to imagine solutions to problems, and to make their solutions come alive leveraging fab lab tools.

University of Wisconsin-Stout, Fab Lab - 132 Applied Arts 415 13th Avenue East, Menomonie

Cost: See Event Website

Age: 21+

9am-noon Wed. Jun. 27

Camp Cooking & Booking

Children will experience adventures in cooking, crafting, and playing while leaders share related stories from the Bible and children’s literature.

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

Cost: $55

Age: Ages 3 through 1st grade

9am-noon Wed. Jun. 27

Master Chefs

Children will experience real-life skills of shopping, cooking, basic kitchen knowledge, and healthy eating habits while serving others. They will learn to connect God’s word to their lives and share it with others.

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

Cost: $75

Age: Children grades 2-5

9am-4:15pm Wed. Jun. 27

Nonprofit Innovation Conference

Building on the success of the Nonprofit Leadership Certificate series, this conference will bring together nonprofit professionals and volunteers to engage and learn for the day. The topic of Innovation will inspire attendees to shift their mindset and actions to stay relevant and impactful.

The Florian Gardens 2340 Lorch Ave, Eau Claire

Cost: $99

Age: All Ages

9am Wed. Jun. 27

One Million Cups

An event for local entrepreneurs to meet and present their startups to the thriving peer network of founders in Eau Claire. The coffee is encouraged.

Chippewa Valley Technical College 620 W. Clairemont Avenue, Eau Claire

9am-noon Wed. Jun. 27

Love Eau Claire Day Camp

Send your kids for mornings packed with sports, team building games, crafts, Bible stories, singing, snacks and even a li'l time for reading.

Cameron Park 1601 11th St., Eau Claire

Cost: Families pay based on annual income

Age: Entering 2nd-5th grade

9:30-11:30am Wed. Jun. 27

Lily Pad Lab Little Summer Camp

Three fun-filled days with the Lily Pad Lab. Spend time doing activities from all your favorite Lily Pad Lab Classes. Be ready for sensory fun, art, science, gardening, snacking, moving our bodies and making lots and lots of messes. Group activities, stations, story times, games and a healthy snack

Lily Pad Lab 2524 Golf ROad, Eau Claire

Cost: $25/day

Age: Ages 2-6

10-11am Wed. Jun. 27

Dance as Exercise

Use techniques developed by Martha Graham, to stretch and strengthen all muscle groups, and to renew the spirit. The workout is done almost exclusively on the floor. And, the class is open to beginners and dancers, alike.

Banbury Place Dance Studio 930 Galloway Street, Building 13, Rm 122, Eau Claire

Cost: $40 per month

Age: Adults

10am Wed. Jun. 27

Micon Summer Kids Shows: "Lego Ninjago"

The battle for NINJAGO City calls to action young Master Builder Lloyd, aka the Green Ninja, along with his friends, also secret ninja warriors. Led by Master Wu, as wise-cracking as he is wise, they must defeat the evil warlord Garmadon, who also happens to be Lloyd's dad.

Micon Cinemas Chippewa Falls 475 Chippewa Mall Dr., Chippewa Falls

Cost: $0.25

Age: Rated PG

10-11am Wed. Jun. 27

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

10:15-10:35am Wed. Jun. 27

Bouncing Babies Storytime

For pre-walkers, starting at birth. All storytimes features stories, songs, rhymes, fingerplays, music, and movement. All are welcome and no registration is required. Also includes parachute play, bubbles, and play group.

LE Phillips Memorial Public Library - Youth Services Program Room 400 Eau Claire St., Eau CLaire

Cost: FREE

Age: Babies

10:30-11:30am Wed. Jun. 27

Canta y Mueva: Sing and Move Spanish Class

Learn Spanish with action songs, instruments, dancing, stories, outdoor games like Rojo light, Verde light. Write and illustrate a story about woodland animals. Learn sports, fruit, and we will have a picnic in the bosque (woods).

Contact for location information, Chippewa Falsl

Cost: $45

Age: Ages 2-10 years

11am-noon Wed. Jun. 27

Sky Stories: Planetarium Show

Visitors will lie down under the stars and learn all about the gorgeous constellations in our galaxy. Then, stick around for a fun space-related activity after the show. Shows start promptly at listed times, with room for only 25 guests.

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

Cost: Free with Museum membership or admission

Age: All Ages

11am-1pm Wed. Jun. 27

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

11am-6pm Wed. Jun. 27

Menomonie Farmers Market

Features local produce, meats, breads, berries, herbs, desserts and baked goods, spices, handcrafted items, arts & crafts. Kids activities, hot lunches, and music performances.

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

Age: All Ages

noon-1pm Wed. Jun. 27

Sky Stories: Planetarium Show

Visitors will lie down under the stars and learn all about the gorgeous constellations in our galaxy. Then, stick around for a fun space-related activity after the show. Shows start promptly at listed times, with room for only 25 guests.

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

Cost: Free with Museum membership or admission

Age: All Ages

1-4pm Wed. Jun. 27

The Adventurers: World Music Camp

Join two of Eau Claire’s most experienced music educators, Cathy Reitz and Traci Ohlmann, on a journey of global proportions. Students will improve their singing abilities and their appreciation for music in its many forms as they explore songs and instruments from around the world.

Eau Claire Music School 1620 Ohm Avenue, Eau Claire

Cost: $74 for non-members; $24 for current students

Age: 1st-5th Grade

1-4pm Wed. Jun. 27

10th Street Recreation Center Open Play

This drop in program has supervised activities for children kindergarten through eighth grade; children are allowed to come and go. While at the Recreation Center they will be encouraged to participate in ongoing activities. Should not be considered an alternative to individual child care.

Altoona City Park Pavillion 10th Street West, Altoona

Cost: $50 for entire summer

Age: Grades K-8

1-4pm Wed. Jun. 27

Camp Design & Build

From drawing designs to making models to trying 3D printing, this camp is a must for the up-and-coming architect. Get your hands on real tools of the trade and learn how to create a structure from start to finish.

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

Cost: $80 Members / $90 Non

Age: Grades 2nd-3rd

1-3pm Wed. Jun. 27

Knot Just Knitting - Crafting Group

Crafters are invited to bring their latest project and enjoy an afternoon of crafting and conversation with fellow artists. Meet new people, create new items, and even learn a thing or two. Quilt, knit, scrapbook, crochet, and more.

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

1:30pm Wed. Jun. 27

Brian Richards

Join the Reading Rock Stars Summer Library Program for Wednesday Performances. Brian Richards is a magician with a delightful, interactive show. Tickets are required for entrance. Free tickets are available one week in advance of each program.

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

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

1:30-2:30pm Wed. Jun. 27

YouTube University

School-age kids will learn and explore new worlds through curated YouTube clips and a related activity or experiment.

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

Cost: FRE

Age: School age

3-5pm Wed. Jun. 27

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 Wed. Jun. 27

En La Playa: At the Beach Spanish Class

A fun, 80% Immersion Spanish class designed for those who have had some previous Spanish, but beginners are welcome to try it too. Learn with songs, games and stories, words for camping, boating, fishing and sea animals. Drink limonada, eat sandia (watermellon) and learn transportation words and places in our community.

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

Cost: $45

Age: Ages 5-10 yrs

5:30-6:15pm Wed. Jun. 27

Fitness Fusion - Session 1

If you enjoy being active and outdoors, this class is for you! We will combine fitness while exploring the beauty of River Prairie Park. This class will focus on cardio and strength. Pre-register online or at the Altoona Parks & Recreation Office.

River Prairie Center 1445 Front Porch Place, Altoona

Cost: $25/session

Age: 16+

5:30-8pm Wed. Jun. 27

Filled Pasta Class: Ravioli, Tortellini and Agnolotti

Roll into summer with a class on artisan noodles and stuffed pasta. You will learn to make pasta dough from scratch and how to stuff your noodles with local, seasonal fresh ingredients at the peak of their harvest - promising the freshest pasta you have ever tasted.

Forage 930 Galloway St., Building 13, Suite 212, Eau Claire

Cost: $50 per person

6-8pm Wed. Jun. 27

Knit Club

Bring your fiber or beading project, sip Soul Brewed Coffee Roaster's coffee, share tips and tricks, and meet good people.

Blue Boxer Arts 416 S Barstow Street, Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages, under 16 supervised

6-7pm Wed. Jun. 27

Cardio Tennis

Are you ready for a heart pumping, full body, calorie burning workout that doubles as a fun group activity? Participate in the increasingly popular workout that can be enjoyed by all ages, fitness and skill levels. Participants please bring your own racquet if you have one; there will be some available on site for anyone to use.

Altoona City Park 10th Street West, Altoona

Cost: $40/session

6-9pm Wed. Jun. 27

Durand Music in the Park

Live music at Durand's Memorial Park Bandshell. Check out their website for developments on which bands are booked which dates.

Memorial Park 2nd Avenue East, Durand

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

6-8pm Wed. Jun. 27

Kubb Night at Irvine Park

Kubb every Wednesday (except for July 4th). They have 3 pitches ready for play at 6pm each week. All skill levels are welcome. Whether you're learning or an expert, all are welcome. Bring beverages to enjoy.

Flag Hill Pavillion, Irvine Park Bridgewater Ave, Chippewa Falls

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

6-8pm Wed. Jun. 27

Par-Te-Rec: Sports Trivia Night

Summer outdoor Par-Te-Rec program is for all individuals with varying abilities and exceptionalities, ages 18 and older. Participants will experience various activities, which focus upon socialization, aspiring to personal challenges, and building self-confidence. Please wear sports attire.

Boyd Park 1202 Fairway St., Eau Claire

Cost: $3 each night or Season Pass

Age: 18+

6-7pm Wed. Jun. 27

Succulent Planter Workshop

Create your very own succulent garden with the help of our dear friend Amy Schmitz. She will teach you how to arrange and care for your cute little succulents and you'll walk away with a garden you can call your own. Enjoy free coffee during the workshop. Seating limited.

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

Cost: $20

Age: All Ages

6-6:30pm Wed. Jun. 27

Adult Grounding Group

30 minutes of bare feet connecting with the earth, or “earthing” can reduce inflammation in the body. Come ground with others in the community for a relaxing, social approach to wellness.

Boyd Park 1202 Fairway St., Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages(under 18 with adult)

6:15-8:30pm Wed. Jun. 27

Summer Rink Rat Hockey

Ever Wednesday April - August. Mite/Squirt (ages 7-10) from 6:15-7:15pm. Peewee/Bantam (ages 11-14) from 7:30-8:30pm.

Hobbs Ice Arena 915 Menomonie St., Eau Claire

Cost: $4 or City Pass (1 Punch)

Age: Ages 7-10 only

6:15-7:15pm Wed. Jun. 27

Mindful Horse Circles

Practice being in the present moment by observing the horses. Must call to register.

Equine Inspired Wellness, LLC 21837 108th Ave., Cadott

Cost: $20/date

Age: 14+

6:30-8:30pm Wed. Jun. 27

Pure Water Paddlers: Wissota Edge

Each week the Pure Water Paddlers go to a different spot in the Chippewa Valley. Every level of paddler welcome. Bring your own kayak, canoe or SUP and meet others who enjoy the sport. Life jacket required. Check the website and facebook for any last minute changes.

Lake Wissota-Old Abe Trail behind the Edge Pub & Eatery Elks Club Rd, Chippewa Falls

Cost: FREE

6:30pm Wed. Jun. 27

Rock'N On the River Summer Concert Series

Every Wednesday night at the River Prairie park in Altoona you can enjoy live music. Shows start at 6:30pm and food trucks will be onsite.

River Prairie Park 1419 Front Porch Place, Altoona

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

6:30-8pm Wed. Jun. 27

Dunn County Democrats

Reports from the Democratic Party convention and meeting more of the ever-growing Blue Wave candidates for election in Dunn Co are on the agenda.

Alano Club of Menomonie 105 N. 21st. St., Menomonie

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

6:30pm Wed. Jun. 27

Ski Sprites Water Ski Show

A Wisconsin tradition, everyone should spend at least one night at the beach, watching the Ski Sprites perform on the water. Concessions available.

Lake Altoona County Beach 604 Beach Rd., Altoona

Cost: FREE event admission, but a $5/car Eau Claire county parking permit is required

Age: All ages

7pm Wed. Jun. 27

Poker Night at Big T's

4 weeks to qualify then BIG tournament with lots of extra prizes & cash to be won. One free beverage weekly for all players. Test your skills.

Big T's 2007 3rd St, Eau Claire

Cost: $25 buy in; 12 week format

7-9pm Wed. Jun. 27

Experience the Sound of Soul

Discover your inner guidance, healing for body, mind, and spirit, and a higher form of creativity by chanting the sacred sound of HU. Spiritual discussion and light refreshments afterward. HU, a sacred name for God, can uplift people of any religion, or walk of life. Chant, contemplate for a few minutes, & enjoy a spirit discussion.

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

7:30-8:15pm Wed. Jun. 27

Everything Zen (All Levels Restorative Style Candlelight)

Everything Zen is about incorporating everything you have available to create Zen in our life - yoga poses, bolsters, blankets, essential oils, sounds, breath, hot stones, soothing music, breath work and meditation all in a candlelit setting.

The Yoga Room 2839 Mall Dr., Eau Claire

Cost: $15 drop-in rate

Age: 18+

7:30pm Wed. Jun. 27

Eau Claire Municipal Band Summer Concert Season

Listen to high quality, free entertainment by the oldest musical organization in Eau Claire. From traditional Sousa marches, patriotic melodies, pop, jazz, rock, and soundtracks, there is something for everyone's listening pleasure. July 4th concert is at 3pm.

Owen Park Bandshell 1st Avenue, Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

7:30-10:30pm Wed. Jun. 27

Eau Claire Bears Baseball

See a hometown baseball game with the Eau Claire Bears. May 18, 7:30pm vs. Menomonie Eagles at Carson Park May 28, 1-4pm vs. Eau Claire Cavaliers at Carson Park June 3, 12:30-5pm vs. Tilden Tigers at Cinder…

Field Location Varies By Game

Age: All ages

7:30-10:30pm Wed. Jun. 27

Eau Claire Cavaliers Baseball

See a hometown baseball game with the Eau Claire Cavaliers baseball team. May 16, 7:30-10pm vs. Tilden Tigers May 19, 5-9pm vs. Brill Millers May 23, 7:30-10:30pm vs. Cadott Red Sox May 27, 3-6pm vs. Sparta Miller May 28, 1-3pm…

Carson Park 100 Carson Park Dr., Eau Claire

Cost: $5 adults; $1 students 18 & under; children 5 & under FREE; season ticket options available

Age: All ages

8pm Wed. Jun. 27

UWEC Summer Cinema: "Rock Dog"

For the Tibetan mastiffs on Snow Mountain, a dog's life has a simple riff -- guard a peaceful village of sheep from the thuggish wolf Linnux and his rabid pack. Wanting to be a rock 'n' roll star, Bodi heads to the city to locate Angus Scattergood, a legendary musician who needs to write a new song. Activities begin at 8pm, movie begins at dusk.

Haas Fine Arts Center, West Lawn 121 Water Street, Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: Rated PG

8pm Wed. Jun. 27

This Is Us Trivia Night

Show off how much you know about This Is Us. No pre registration required. Just show with a team or solo and be ready to play. Surprises and prizes for the winning teams.

The Plus 208 S. Barstow St, Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

8:45-10:15pm Wed. Jun. 27

Adult Open Broomball

Helmets and sticks are available on first-come, first-serve basis.

Hobbs Ice Arena 915 Menomonie St., Eau Claire

Cost: $4 or City Pass (1 Punch)

Age: 18+

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