Events For 11/02/2018

7:15-8:30am Fri. Nov. 2

Business 'N Breakfast - State of the County

Randy Scholz, the Chippewa County Administrator, will discuss the “State of the County.” Randy will outline the progress the County has made on issues during the last year and highlights plans for the future.

Ojibwa Golf & Bowl 8140 136th St., Chippewa Falls

Cost: $10

9-11:30am Fri. Nov. 2

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

10am-4pm Fri. Nov. 2

Friends of the Library Book Sale

Choose from a wide variety of non-fiction, children's, adult fiction, & young adult books, as well as audio books, music CDs & DVDs. Adult paperbacks start at $1 & hardcovers start at $2. Children's & young adult paperbacks start at .25 cents & hardcovers start at .50 cents.

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

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

10-10:30am Fri. Nov. 2

Parachute Games

Kiddos ages three and up will love jumping, moving, dancing, grooving and all sorts of games with the giant parachute.

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

Cost: Free with Museum membership or admission

Age: Kids 3+

noon-8pm Fri. Nov. 2

Make & Take Pop & Shop with Cari Raynae Jacobson

Let local artist Cari Raynae Jacobson brighten your day with her many wonderful handmade items including; mittens, wool pins, watercolor paintings, and greeting cards. Learn how to make your very own greeting cards and wool pins for a fun and crafty make-and-take.

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

Age: All Ages

3-7pm Fri. Nov. 2

Wicked Wine Weekend

This annual tasting will have dozens of wines to taste at no cost plus a collection of rare and premium wines. Coupled with their cheese and salami bar, this event is not to be missed.

The Coffee Grounds 4212 Southtowne Drive, Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: 21+

4-7pm Fri. Nov. 2

St Olaf Men's Club Fish Fries

The St Olaf's Men Club will be having their famous "All You Can Eat Fish Fry". The menu will feature 2 kinds of battered fish, baked fish, French Fries, baked potato, vegetables, salad bar, coffee, and milk.

Father Agnew Parish Center 2407 North Ln., Eau Claire

Cost: $11 adults, $10 seniors 65 and older, $4 children 5 - 12, 4 and under free, carryouts $10

5pm Fri. Nov. 2

Spell Candle Workshop

This workshop provides instruction and materials for you to make a spell candle for success, health, or prosperity. You may come with a specific thing in mind, or create a candle to bring general success, prosperity, or healing.

The Broom & Crow 106 E. Grand Ave., Eau Claire

Cost: $10 for 1, $3 for each additional candle

5-8pm Fri. Nov. 2

First Friday Fish Fry at Forage

Made-to-order pan-fried or lemon baked cod with homemade tartar sauce. Meal comes with a buffet of roasted potatoes, house coleslaw, seasonal salad, rolls, and fresh vegetables. $4 for a la carte filets, $3 for house salad, $4 for clam chowder. Wine, beer, and soda available at cash bar.

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

Cost: $14

5-9pm Fri. Nov. 2

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. Nov. 2

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…

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

Cost: FREE

Age: 21+

5:30-6:30pm Fri. Nov. 2

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. Nov. 2

Jeff White Live

Blending warm tones, reverbs, delays & vibrato, Jeff White sings of love, loss & lust with an Americana vibe, channeling melancholy country/western & dark folk music reflecting the wide emotional spirit of human nature. Dramatic ballads, haunting love songs and bittersweet remembrance are staple themes.

Northwoods Brewpub & Grill 50819 West St., Osseo

Cost: FREE

Age: All ages with parent

7-10pm Fri. Nov. 2

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. Nov. 2

Live Music: Luminescence

The Luminescence trio is a jazz combo with an instrumentation inspired by UW- Eau Claire Alum John Raymond and his group Real Feels. The Luminescence is a must-see group of the year for their emotional intimacy, poise, and electricity on the bandstand.

The Red Mixer 2526 Golf Road, Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: 21+

7pm Fri. Nov. 2

UWEC Film Series: Avengers Infinity War

The Avengers and their allies must be willing to sacrifice all in an attempt to defeat the powerful Thanos before his blitz of devastation and ruin puts an end to the universe.

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

Cost: $10 Individual Yearly Pass; $20 Family Yearly Pass; $5 Single Film Screening

Age: PG-13

7-9pm Fri. Nov. 2

Ink & Paper: Public Opening Reception

Focused on selling giftworthy, affordable, mostly unframed works, the sale features more than 500 pieces of 2D work on paper from nearly 100 artists. There will be light snacks, beverages, and music. Buy two or more prints, get 20% OFF your entire purchase.

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

Cost: FREE

7pm Fri. Nov. 2

Live Music: Filthy Sweet + The Styrofoam Turtles + Gnarcissus

Filthy Sweet makes their return to Every Buddy's, along with local superstars Gnarcissus and everyone's favorite exotic reptiles, the Styrofoam Turtles, all the way from Asheville, North Carolina.

Every Buddy's Bar 19 W. Central St., Chippewa Falls

Cost: $5 advance, $8 door

Age: 21+

7pm Fri. Nov. 2

Live Music: D.B. Rouse

A migrant musician, D.B. and his guitar, Meal-Ticket, have worked as a lounge singer on a cruise ship, a singing ranch hand near Austin, TX, and as a hobo musician for the Grand Canyon Railway, all the while writing and refining his original songs and performances.

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

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

7pm Fri. Nov. 2

Devour the Day

Devour the Day is an American hard rock band founded by former Egypt Central members Joey "Chicago" Walser and Blake Allison in 2012. Opening acts are The Outfit and Apollo's Beacon. Doors open at 6pm.

The Complexx at Wagner's Lanes 2159 Brackett Ave., Eau Claire

Cost: $12 GA, $25 VIP, $40 for rooftop VIP (includes 2 drinks and appetizers)

Age: 21+

7:30-9:30pm Fri. Nov. 2

University Symphony Orchestra Concert

Conductor Nobu Yasuda leads the UWEC Symphony Orchestra in orchestral masterpieces.

Pablo Center at the Confluence 120 Graham Avenue, Eau Claire

Cost: Tickets are $3.50 for students and $7 for adults.

Age: All Ages

7:30-9pm Fri. Nov. 2

A Fall Recital

Local musicians and music students perform classical music of various composers. Enjoy an evening of music for strings, voice, saxophone, and piano.

Menomonie United Methodist Church 2703 Bongey Dr., Menomonie

Cost: Donations gratefully accepted

7:30pm Fri. Nov. 2

Michael Perry and the Longbeds

Perry began writing songs in the early 1990s during long nights when he was struggling to survive on prose. The music made by Perry and the Long Beds has been variously described as 'country folk,' 'roughneck folk,' 'folk-twang,' and Americana.

Pablo Center at the Confluence 120 Graham Avenue, Eau Claire

Cost: $15

7:30pm Fri. Nov. 2

ECCT Presents: Henry and Ramona

Welcome to Klickitat Street, home of Henry Higgins, his faithful dog Ribsy, Ramona the Pest, and her long-suffering sister Beezus. All of Henry’s most memorable adventures, including riding to the dump in a bathtub and getting his first bike, are here in this adaptation of one of the best-loved children’s book series of all time.

The Oxford 1814 Oxford Ave., Eau Claire

Cost: $16 adults, $10 kids and students

7:30pm Fri. Nov. 2

CVTG Presents: On Golden Pond

This is the love story of Ethel and Norman Thayer, who are returning to their summer home on Golden Pond for the forty-eighth time. They are visited by their divorced, middle-aged daughter and her dentist fiancé, who then go off to Europe, leaving his teenage son behind for the summer.

The Grand Theatre 102 W. Grand Ave., Eau Claire

Cost: $12-25

8pm Fri. Nov. 2

Super Happy Funtime Live

Super Happy Funtime is the biggest, best touring funny and naughty musical theater company. Utterly unique and unclassifiable; Super Happy Funtime is all at once a live band, an original work of musical theater, a comedy show, a bawdy and sexy theatrical production.

The Plus 208 S. Barstow St, Eau Claire

Cost: $10

8pm Fri. Nov. 2

Jaywalking Public Screening

Jaywalking was filmed and produced in Eau Claire featuring a host of local talent. This public screening will be the first Eau Claire debut of the film. "Jaywalking" tells the story of two losers spend a summer together, and in doing so gain a sense of confidence in themselves.

Micon Downtown Cinema 315 S. Barstow St., Eau Claire

Cost: $10

8-11pm Fri. Nov. 2

JFT 'Lite' by the Fire

JFT Party Band in a smaller, 'Lite' configuration for your listening pleasure. JFT Lite really involves the audience. The band’s full playlists are distributed to the audience who then select the songs that are played.

Cowboy Jack's 1432 Front Porch Place, Altoona

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

8:30pm Fri. Nov. 2

Late Night Jazz: Jeremy Boettcher Trio

Jeremy Boettcher has performed music throughout the world. He has toured extensively in S. Carey, traveling throughout the US, Canada, and Europe. Recently, Jeremy finished a residency for Jazz at Lincoln Center in Doha, Qatar.

The Oxbow Hotel 516 Galloway St., Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

10pm Fri. Nov. 2

Jaywalking Public Screening

Jaywalking was filmed and produced in Eau Claire featuring a host of local talent. This public screening will be the first Eau Claire debut of the film. "Jaywalking" tells the story of two losers spend a summer together, and in doing so gain a sense of confidence in themselves.

Micon Downtown Cinema 315 S. Barstow St., Eau Claire

Cost: $10

10:30pm Fri. Nov. 2

Khloe Wold's Spotlight Drag Night

A monthly amateur drag competition hosted on the first Friday of every month. Each performer is competing for a paid spot in the next Main Stage Show. Come and cheer loudly for your favorite because the winner is selected based on audience response.

Scooter's 411 Galloway St., Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: 21+

Ongoing Events For 11/02/2018

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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