Events For 09/06/2018

7:30am Thu. Sep. 6

7th Annual Bethel Boogie

A 5k/10k and kids' half mile fun run, 10 mile bike ride and 30 mile bike sprint (in 10 mile intervals). Pick up your packet on site 7:30-8:30am. There'll be food, fun, and prizes. Craft and vendor fair from 9am-1pm. See website for full details. This event benefits a variety of New Auburn organizations.

New Auburn Pavilion, New Auburn

Cost: Registraiton information online

Age: All ages

9-11:30am Thu. Sep. 6

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.

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

Cost: $3 member; $5 community

Age: Ages 0-6

10:30-11:30am Thu. Sep. 6

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

noon-5pm Thu. Sep. 6

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

noon-6pm Thu. Sep. 6

Chippewa Falls Farmers Market

Locally grown fresh fruits, vegetables and flowers, as well as locally made baked goods, salsas, jams, jellies, crafts, handcrafted items, and much more every Thursday.

Allen Park S. Bridge St., Chippewa Falls

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

noon-4pm Thu. Sep. 6

Mini Monets Art Lessons

Come in and express your inner artist with our friendly staff who will guide you through the process of creating a finished painting. Mini Monets. Kid friendly instructions. Kids will paint on a 12x12 themed canvas. All supplies included. Beverages and smiles are always free.

Craving Canvas and Ceramic Studio 2807 East Hamilton Avenue, Eau Claire

Cost: $25; Call ahead to reserve your spot. Advance payment not necessary.

Age: Kids Age 6+

3:30-4:30pm Thu. Sep. 6

Crafternoon at the Augusta Library

Celebrate National Read a Book Day by making bookmarks. All supplies will be provided. Adult Supervision required for children under 7 years of age.

Augusta Memorial Public Library 113 North Stone St, Augusta

Cost: FREE

Age: School age children

4-5pm Thu. Sep. 6

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

4-8pm Thu. Sep. 6

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

5pm Thu. Sep. 6

Fall Porch Pot Workshop

Create your own fall porch pots to add great fall color to your home. A unique selection of fall plants that can handle the cold weather and will give you nice color for the whole season.

Down To Earth Garden Center 6025 Arndt Ln., Eau Claire

Cost: Build your own; only pay for what you take home

5-9pm Thu. Sep. 6

Open Mic Night at Farm to Fork Retreat

Farm to Fork hosts an open mic on Thursday during its Wood-Fired Pizza Nights. Pizza nights offer wood-fired pizza with locally sourced ingredients and veggies straight from their garden.

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

Cost: FREE to attend, consult menu for prices

Age: All Ages

5:30-8:30pm Thu. Sep. 6

Burger King Classic Car Show - Last Summer Show

Classic cars, vintage, antique, muscle cars and more. Fun for the entire family. The final show of the year.

Burger King - West Side 2833 North Clairemont Ave, Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

6-8pm Thu. Sep. 6

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

6-9pm Thu. Sep. 6

Salsa Fest

A buffet of 12 salsa. Plenty of beer, wine, and cocktails to drink with your salsa and chips. Friendly salsas for everyone and some blow your lid salsas for the daredevils.

K-Point Brewing at The Coffee Grounds 4212 Southtowne Drive, Eau Claire

Cost: $10

Age: All Ages

6pm Thu. Sep. 6

Johnny's Italian Steakhouse Whiskey Night

Five samples of whiskeys, an educational presentation by a local whiskey connoisseur, and hors d' oeuvres that were specially curated to pair with each whiskey. Cigars will also be available to purchase.

Johnny's Italian Steakhouse 4751 Owen Ayres Court, Eau Claire

Cost: $75 Reservations Required (plus ticket fees)

Age: 21+

6pm Thu. Sep. 6

Win and Woo

An EDM duo from Chicago. Since 2014, they have gained a lot of traction and have also produced a mix of original and remixed sounds. Their openers, HRMNY, combine different elements of sound to create a new outlook on typical EDM expectations.

UW-Stout Memorial Student Center, Great Hall 302 10th Ave E, Menomonie

Cost: FREE

6:15-10pm Thu. Sep. 6

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. Sep. 6

Wisconsin Women's Network Networking event

Join the Wisconsin Women's Network in Eau Claire for our latest friendraiser. Enjoy complimentary snacks, drinks, and great company. Learn how women in your community are making a difference at this free networking event.

Red's Mercantile 224 N Dewey St., Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

7pm Thu. Sep. 6

Cold Cases of West - Central Wisconsin

Eau Claire area true crime author Robert Dudley will review several cases from his new book, "Cold Cases Of West-Central Wisconsin."

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

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

7-9pm Thu. Sep. 6

Live Music: Lacey Canfield

With smooth, understated vocals, Canfield's voice has been described as "the musical equivalent to being wrapped in a warm blanket." Exhibits a nuance and subtlety in her singing that captivates her listeners with ethereal arrangements.

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

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

7-9pm Thu. Sep. 6

Live Music: 7Swing

7Swing is a dance band as well as the perfect band to sit back and relax with. Featuring Cathy Reitz on vocals, a rhythm section and Band and Swing favorites of the 30's, 40's and 50's, along with 3 horns make up the group.

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

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

7-7:45pm Thu. Sep. 6

Lyra All Levels Class

Learn lyra (aerial hoop) poses, entrances, transitions and dismounts; and condition in this fun, supportive class. All experience levels & total beginners welcome.

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

Cost: $15

7:30-9pm Thu. Sep. 6

Opening Reception - Swallow: A Solo Exhibition by Claire Kays

Claire Kayser is a local artist. Kayser is a studio art graduate from UW Stout with concentrations in metalsmithing and sculpture. Swallow is a collaboration between print and sculptural objects.

Ambient Inks 524 Water St., Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

8-10pm Thu. Sep. 6

Movies Over Menomin: Back To The Future

An evening of free cinematic entertainment on the Library lawn. Marty McFly, a 17-year-old high school student, is accidentally sent thirty years into the past in a time-traveling DeLorean invented by his close friend, the maverick scientist Doc Brown.

Menomonie Public Library 600 Wolske Bay Rd, Menomonie

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

8-11pm Thu. Sep. 6

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

8pm Thu. Sep. 6

Clear Water Comedy Presents: David Venhuizen

A Los Angeles based stand-up comedian originally from Armour, South Dakota. He’s performed at comedy festivals such as Bridgetown, SF Sketchfest, Moontower, LA Riot and appeared in videos for Funny or Die.

The Plus 208 S. Barstow St, Eau Claire

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

Age: All Ages

8pm Thu. Sep. 6

Win and Woo w/ HRMNY

Win and Woo are an EDM duo from Chicago, Illinois. This duo has been exposed to a large variety of audiences from remixing top hits to getting on national television during NBC’s Sunday Night Football.

Memorial Student Center, Terrace (on the upper level) 302 10th Avenue East, Menomonie

Cost: FREE

Age: 18+

Ongoing Events For 09/06/2018

karaoke/DJ, galleries, classes, etc

Open Freestyle Skate

Every Thursday until Feb. 21, 8:30-9:30am; Every Thursday until Feb. 21, 9:30-10:30am; Every Friday until Mar. 29, 8:30-9:30am; Every Friday until Mar. 29, 9:30-10:30am

Events with Tickets

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