Events For 06/29/2018

Fri. Jun. 29

Clearwater Con IV

Three days of a tabletop gaming experience. Get your game on, featuring RPGs, board games, card games, and anything else you can think of. Preregister online.

Clarion Inn Campus Area 2703 Craig Rd., Eau Claire

Cost: $25 Weekend Prereg, $30 at Door, Single Day Passes Available

Age: All Ages

Fri. Jun. 29

Northwoods Blues Festival

This year's festival features performances by Howard Luedtke & Blue Max, Becky Barksdale, The Jimmys, Albert Castiglia, Jimmy Thackery, Dylan Salfer, Mitch Kashmar, Paul Barry & The Blue Tones, Reverend Raven & The Chain Smokin' Altar Boys, Shaun Murphy, Coco Montoya, and more. Arena and bleacher seating available. Camping options can be purchased.

Northern Wisconsin State Fairgrounds 225 Edward St., Chippewa Falls

Cost: Ticket information online

Fri. Jun. 29

Augusta Bean and Bacon Days

Events include Ms Augusta Pageant; charcoal chicken, bbq, brats, hot dogs; softball tournament, burnout tournament, dances, fireworks, Run for the Bacon 5k, craft & vendor fair, demolition derby, auto and truck show, parade, horse pull competition, and much much more.

City of Augusta

Cost: FREE for spectators, $7 for car entry

Age: All Ages

Fri. Jun. 29

44th Annual Chetek Liberty Festival

Features a run/walk, softball tournament, car show, craft fair, quilt show, volleyball tournament, kids activities, helicopter rides, ski show, block party with inflatables and live music, horse pull, family night with outdoor movies and s'mores, golf tourney, pancake breakfast, parade, beach party, fireworks, and more. See the full schedule online.

City of Chetek

8am-5pm Fri. Jun. 29

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 Fri. Jun. 29

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 Fri. Jun. 29

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+

10-11:30am Fri. Jun. 29

Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (CBT) & Impact on Brain Health

CBT is an assumption that a person's mood is directly related to his/her patterns of thought. Join Jean Jirovec, MS, LMFT, as she explores thinking styles, how to change them, and the impact it can have on our behavior and overall day to day functioning.

Dove Healthcare - West Eau Claire Community Room 1405 Truax Blvd, Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

10-11:30am Fri. Jun. 29

Camp Build-A-Band

Make music from the ground up as you build your own instruments, create a song and perform on stage together as a band.

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

Cost: $25 Members / $35 Non

Age: K-1st Grade

10-11am Fri. Jun. 29

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)

10:15-11am Fri. Jun. 29

Musical Storytime

For three- and four-year-olds. All storytimes features stories, songs, rhymes, fingerplays, music, and movement. This storytime is supercharged with special musical guests each week. All are welcome and no registration is required.

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

Cost: FREE

Age: Preschool

10:30-11am Fri. Jun. 29

Get Up & Go: Ring Toss

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

10:30-11:30am Fri. Jun. 29

Chair Yoga

Highland Fitness Chair Yoga Series is a gentle practice in which postures are performed while seated and/or with the aid of a chair. Just like a regular yoga practice, Chair Yoga increases flexibility, strength, balance and body awareness.

Highland Fitness Center 2221 Eastridge Center, Eau Claire

Cost: $89 Members, $119 Non-Members

Age: 18+

10:30-11am Fri. Jun. 29

Summer Family Storytime

Bring the whole family for an active half hour of stories, music, rhymes and movement.

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

Cost: FREE

Age: Family

10:30-11:15am Fri. Jun. 29

Summer Story Time: Splat!

The guest reader is from the Paint Shack. Her stories are sure to include lots of fun colors and paint.

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

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

11am Fri. Jun. 29

Brat Fry-Menomonie Market Food Co-op

Stop by for a local brat lunch featuring Deutsch Family Farm brats and various sides.

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

Age: All Ages

11am-1pm Fri. Jun. 29

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. 29

Super Small Science: Bubbles

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. 29

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+

1-4pm Fri. Jun. 29

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 Fri. Jun. 29

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

1:30-4pm Fri. Jun. 29

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

1:30-2:30pm Fri. Jun. 29

Backyard Science Club

Participate in citizen science projects, including nature-mapping for Project Snapshot and more.

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

Cost: FREE

Age: Grades 4-6

3pm-4:30am Fri. Jun. 29

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. 29

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. 29

Davis Dogs Food Truck

Davis Dogs is a family owned and operated food truck. Serving only quality food that will always keep you coming back for more.

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

4:30-9pm Fri. Jun. 29

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

5-8pm Fri. Jun. 29

Final Fridays Studio Crawl

The AFS Artisans welcome you to come and stroll through our entire building. Interact with over 40 creators and see what talent is created within the walls of Artisan Forge and beyond.

Artisan Forge Studios 1106 Mondovi Road, Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

5:45-7pm Fri. Jun. 29

Intro to Aerials

Get your first taste of the aerial life with this introductory class that will encourage you to explore your own strength and grace in a fun and supportive environment. This workshops will go over the basic skills and safety that allow a play practice on the lyra and aerial silks.

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

6:05pm Fri. Jun. 29

Eau Claire Express vs Willmar Stingers

The Eau Claire Express plays against the Willmar Stingers with a postgame fireworks show. Gates open 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

6:30-8:30pm Fri. Jun. 29

Teen Late Night

Teens take over the library. Expect snacks, after hours games, and general shenanigans. Registration and permission slips required.

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

Cost: FREE, Registration required

6:30-8:30pm Fri. Jun. 29

Reception for Kim Vaughter: Strange Children

‘Strange Children’ is an exhibition of large acrylic paintings filled with strange colors, awkward compositions, and unusual proportions. The theme of the artwork is based heavily on bright childlike colors found in children’s book illustrations and awkward characters thrown into strange environments.

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

Cost: FREE

7-10pm Fri. Jun. 29

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. 29

Live Music: Two Frets Up

Neither John Utphall & Larry Radle are new to music, both accomplished musicians, John with his fiddle & keyboard and Larry with vocals & guitar. John adds his jazz blues feel and sound to the violin and keys, and Larry his country soft rock, together making a unique full sound for a Duo.

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

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

7-10pm Fri. Jun. 29

Live Music: Denny Menter

Live local music every Friday night at Infinity Beverages. Denny has been playing in rock and roll bands for more years than he would care to admit. Recently he has also enjoyed putting his own interpretations on acoustic versions of classic songs he grew up with, along with some other musical treats.

Infinity Beverages Winery & Distillery 3460 Mall Drive, Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: 21+

7-9:30pm Fri. Jun. 29

Live Music: Eduardo Rafael

Eduardo returns to Tempo amid our urban vibe and great acoustics. The Latin flair will be in Eau Claire. Boa noite!

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

7-8:30pm Fri. Jun. 29

Yin & Reiki Workshop

Treat yourself to this ultra-nourishing and revitalizing evening special event. This includes hands on touch to help facilitate in deep relaxation and meditation as well as Reiki energy work bringing you back to harmony and balance. This workshop will leave you feeling lighter, rejuvenated and blissed out.

The Yoga Room 2839 Mall Dr., Eau Claire

Cost: $25 for members; $30 for non-members

Age: 18+

7:30pm Fri. Jun. 29

CVTG Presents: State Fair

This is the last show the Theatre Guild will do at the State Theatre. It's heartwarming entertainment with wonderful Rodgers & Hammerstein songs, including "It's A Grand Night for Singing," "Our State Fair" and "It Might As Well Be Spring."

The State Theatre 316 Eau Claire St., Eau Claire

Cost: $22 GA, $10 students

Age: All Ages

8-10pm Fri. Jun. 29

Gallery Friday: Sleeping Jesus + Hemma

A failed move to New York & new love was just the existential dilemma Minnesota's Nick Elstad needed to give life to his indie dream pop project, Sleeping Jesus. The now five piece group went from basement to the main stage at First Avenue in one short year, picked as one of the best new bands of Minneapolis in 2016.

The Oxbow Hotel 516 Galloway St., Eau Claire

Cost: $6 Advance Tickets, $8 At The Door

Age: All Ages

9pm-1am Fri. Jun. 29

Live at Music: DJ Kramer

DJ Kramer is stopping at O'Leary's to make you move and groove.

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

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