Events For 09/21/2018

9-10am Fri. Sep. 21

Cool, Calm, & Connected Kids

Are you desiring to connect with your child even in the not-so-calm moments? This class is all about engaging in play with your child, while learning 5 strategies designed to calm the brain and build relationships. The smaller class size will make it possible for more individualized help as needed.

Lily Pad Lab 2524 Golf ROad, Eau Claire

Cost: $60

Age: 2-5 yrs

9-11:30am Fri. Sep. 21

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

9:30am-8:30pm Fri. Sep. 21

Autumn at the River Wisconsin Master Gardener Association Conference

Join with Master Gardener Volunteers and interested gardeners from around Wisconsin for a two day “Autumn at the River” garden conference. On Friday there are several tour options of area horticultural attractions and an evening dinner and keynote talk. Saturday morning we start by visiting the Eau Claire farmers market.

The Lismore 333 Gibson Street, Eau Claire

Cost: See Registration

Age: Adult

10am-4pm Fri. Sep. 21

Beginning Drawing Class

This class will introduce you to the delight of drawing and an art form that you can translate to any medium. Artist Deb Blake will help you break down the skill of drawing with easily mastered techniques. Learn the basics of form and outline, space and shading, and much more.

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

Cost: $110

Age: All Ages

10am-5pm Fri. Sep. 21

15th Western Wisconsin Pottery Tour

A tour of four studios and the work of 18 potters. See the studios and kilns, talk to the potters about their work. Lots of work for sale refreshments served. A fun family event.

Various Locations in Western Wisconsin

Cost: FREE

Age: All ages

10:30-11:30am Fri. Sep. 21

Tiny Scientists - Monarch Lab

You and your child will share in learning about it means to be a scientist by raising and releasing Monarch Butterflies. Be ready for hands-on experiments, interactive nature activities and science related art projects.

Lily Pad Lab 2524 Golf ROad, Eau Claire

Cost: $60

Age: 2-6yrs

1-3pm Fri. Sep. 21

Grace Adult Day Services Open House and Sing-along

An old-fashioned sing-along! Learn how singing can benefit mood and health. Sing along with community at Adult Day Services. Tours and refreshments will be provided

Grace Adult Day Services - Altoona 2441 New Pine Drive, Altoona

2pm Fri. Sep. 21

Create Your Own Diary

Join the Chippewa Falls Public Library to explore diaries galore and create your own one-of-a-kind diary.

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

Cost: FREE

Age: School Age

4-8pm Fri. Sep. 21

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

5-8pm Fri. Sep. 21

Ian Alexy at Together Farms Burger Night

Ian’s musical styles include rock n roll, folk, blues, indie-rock and pop. He is also a member of the Americana duo Hobo Nephews Of Uncle Frank. At burger nights, burgers are made right on the farm using their 100% grass-fed beef. BYO chairs, tables, and blankets.

Together Farms W93 Norden Rd, Mondovi

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

Age: All Ages

5-7:30pm Fri. Sep. 21

Live Music: Wolves at the Door

Live music, local art, food, wine, coffee, and dessert.

Vino Cappuccino N5734 Hwy 12, Elk Mound

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

5-9pm Fri. Sep. 21

Friday Family Night

Open to all families, kids and their friends every Friday night. Activities include basketball, volleyball, soccer, inflatables, movies, free popcorn, and special entertainment. Check the movie schedule online.

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

Cost: Member $3, Community $5

5:30pm Fri. Sep. 21

Eau Claire Hash House Harriers

A social club that meets every Friday to explore the trails and taverns of Eau Claire. People meet up around 5:30 for drinks. At 6:00 those who want to will take off for a 2-3 mile run at a relaxed pace (always with a beer stop in the…

The Complexx 2159 Brackett Ave., Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: 21+

5:30-6:30pm Fri. Sep. 21

Active Play

Learn how to stay active while becoming part of a different world. Each week of active challenges boasts a new theme. First, you might be a pirate sailing the high seas—next, a Jedi learning to harness the force. No matter what, you’re sure to have fun in this high-energy course.

Eau Claire YMCA 700 Graham Ave., Eau Claire

Cost: Member $42, Community $52

Age: Ages 7-10

5:30-8:30pm Fri. Sep. 21

Elijah Adam Live

Every Friday features singer/songwriters from all across the Midwest. The Elijah Adam Show is a soulful, blazing infusion of rock, groove, country, and power rockin' blues.

Northwoods Brewpub & Grill 50819 West St., Osseo

Cost: FREE

Age: All ages with parent

6-9pm Fri. Sep. 21

The Night Market

The Local Store's Night Market is an indoor/outdoor market that features 4-6 local makers' products in the Volume One gallery. Also features a fire pit, local food trucks, acoustic performer, hot cider, snack samples, and a 15% off sale on all regular merchandise.

The Local Store at the Volume One World Headquarters 205 N. Dewey St., Eau Claire

Cost: FREE to attend

6-7:30pm Fri. Sep. 21

Draw Your Own Henna Workshop

Practice the designs and application of the henna paste. By the end of the class, you will walk away with a beautiful design on your hand or any other place you would like your henna to reside. Bring and friend and draw on each other or draw on yourself.

Blue Boxer Arts 416 S Barstow Street, Eau Claire

Cost: $20

Age: Ages 10+

6:30-8:30pm Fri. Sep. 21

The Paint Shack

Have fun painting on canvas, wood, bags, glasses and more. Made easy and fun as a trained instructor walks the class through the process. Check the website for more information on scheduled events and classes.

The Paint Shack 2524 Golf Road Suite 2c, Eau Claire

Cost: $10-40

Age: All Ages

6:30-8:30pm Fri. Sep. 21

Higher Messages with Kathy Drinkman

Kathy Drinkman hosts an evening of warmth, love, and laughter as she tunes into the spirits. She will provide messages of light and love from loved ones, guides, and angelic beings.

Soulstice Wellness Center 1316 Fairfax Street #103 & #104, Eau Claire

Cost: $35

7-10pm Fri. Sep. 21

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+

7-10pm Fri. Sep. 21

Live Music: Cathy Reitz

Be prepared for a soothing, jazzy feel. Cathy is a successful, active, and established musician from Eau Claire area. She sings favorites of the 30’s, 40’s and 50’s, and classics from the decades before and after.

The Red Mixer 2526 Golf Road, Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: 21+

7pm Fri. Sep. 21

UWEC Films: Black Panther

T'Challa returns home to the African nation of Wakanda to take his rightful place as king. When a powerful enemy suddenly reappears, T'Challa's mettle as king, and as Black Panther, is tested when he's drawn into a conflict that puts the fate of Wakanda and the entire world at risk.

Woodland Theater, Davies Center UWEC 105 Garfield Ave, Eau Claire

Cost: FREE for students; $7 for individual film series memberships

Age: PG-13

7pm Fri. Sep. 21

Flaming Doublewides (Mostly) Unplugged

Serving up their signature swampy blend of blues, jazz, rock, soul, and funk favorites, the Flaming Doublewides return to the Acoustic with a few new tunes and lots of cowbell.

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

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

7-8pm Fri. Sep. 21

Oktoberfest 2018 Coronation Ceremony

Kick off to Oktoberfest starts tonight with the coronation of our new King and Queen. Join us as we bid farewell to last year's royalty and announce the new reigning couple!

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

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

7:30pm Fri. Sep. 21

​Wisconsin Brass Quintet

Regarded as one of the “superb brass ensembles in the USA” (Musicweb International) and praised for “remarkable musicianship and versatility” (International Trumpet Guild Journal), the widely acclaimed WBQ has maintained a position at the forefront of brass chamber music.

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

Cost: Adults $15, Seniors $14, Youth $6

8pm Fri. Sep. 21

Live Music: TeawhYB

An alternative R&B/Hip-Hop artist who ignites emotion and positivity through his music detailing relationship culture, personal identity, and mental health.

The Cabin UWEC Davies Center, Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

8pm Fri. Sep. 21

The Metro Presents: Christopher Shayne

Christopher Shayne, well known throughout the American southwest for his former band Whiskey Six, now delivers dusty southern rock on his debut solo album, Turning Stones. With influences including blues artist R.L. Burnside, the Black Crowes, country rockers Blackberry Smoke.

The Metro 201 E Lake St, Eau Claire

Cost: $7 adv, $10 door

Age: All Ages

8pm Fri. Sep. 21

Live Music: Common Denominator

The Common Denominator will play jazz and funk.

Stones Throw 304 Eau Claire st, Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: 21+

9pm Fri. Sep. 21

Open Mic at The Sandbar

All acts welcome. Sign up starts at 8:30pm.

SandBar & Grill 17643 50th Avenue, Chippewa Falls

Cost: FREE

Age: 21+

9pm-1am Fri. Sep. 21

Live Music: False Heather

Playing rock and roll from the 80s, 90s, 00s, and today.

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

Cost: FREE

Age: 21+

9pm Fri. Sep. 21

Live Music: Bat House + gash + Two Castles

Bat House is a quartet of humans creating a shape shifting brand of psych rock. Growing from the gritty and colorful world of Boston’s music scene, the music they create pushes the envelope, shifting in and out of its psych-rock core by playing with jazz, punk, pop and electronic sounds. Featuring local opening acts Gash and Two Castles.

The Plus 208 S. Barstow St, Eau Claire

Cost: $5 advance; $10 door

Age: All Ages

9pm Fri. Sep. 21

Late Night Jazz: Catya Trio

A late night jazz set with musical guest Catya Trio. Catya's Trio performs a mix of original and traditional blues, swing, jazz, and contemporary acoustic music. Catya’s Trio features, Catya on vocals, guitar, & fiddle, Sue Orfield on tenor saxophone, Randy Sinz on bass, guitar, & vocals.

The Oxbow Hotel 516 Galloway St., Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

10pm Fri. Sep. 21

Live Music: Reggae Night

Minnesota reggae/rock collective Irie Minds returns to the Eau Claire for a night of good vibes and good music. Celebrate the start of the weekend, and join the party. Good vibes guaranteed.

The Mousetrap 311 S. Barstow St., Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: 21+

Ongoing Events For 09/21/2018

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