Events For 11/16/2018

Fri. Nov. 16

UW-Stout Faculty Exhibition

Art in a variety of styles and disciplines, including paintings and film, will be on display in the north and south galleries through the end of the semester.

Furlong Gallery 178 Micheels Hall, UW-Stout, Menomonie

Cost: FREE

9am-4pm Fri. Nov. 16

Advanced Grant Writing

Although the grant application process varies, there are some important common elements which can give you an edge. This full-day, hands-on workshop will provide you with insights into persuasive and effective grant writing through a mock-interview process.

Clarion Inn Campus Area 2703 Craig Rd., Eau Claire

Cost: $189

Age: 18+

9am-6:30pm Fri. Nov. 16

Wisconsin Westie Rescue Holiday Bazaar

Unique gift-giving items, festive holiday decor, and delectable baked goods. All proceeds from donations and fundraising directly support Wisconsin Westie Rescue.

Schlegelmilch House Museum 517 S. Farwell St., Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

9am-7pm Fri. Nov. 16

31st Annual Humane Association Craft & Bake Sale

A wide variety of homemade art and craft items, holiday décor, pet related items and homemade cookies, breads, candies, cakes & pies.

Hickory Hills Golf Course E4080 Hickory Rd., Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

9am-4pm Fri. Nov. 16

Awaken to Your Bliss: One Day Fall Retreat

Coach Chelle & That Meditation Couple Bryan & Angela will pamper, nurture, empower & support you through music meditation, chair massage, make and take essential oil rollers, vision board, empowering activities with "ah ha" moments. Lunch by chef Bryan, desserts, wine, and special gifts.

The Center 3701 E. Clairemont Ave., Eau Claire

Cost: Early bird $99; $140 after Nov 1st

9-11:30am Fri. Nov. 16

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

10-10:30am Fri. Nov. 16

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+

10am-3pm Fri. Nov. 16

Annual Holiday Bazaar and Bakesale

Featuring quilts, mittens, doll clothes, candles, jewelry, gift baskets, ornaments, wood art, Scentsy, Tupperware, ornaments, lotions, resident crafts and more.

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

10am-5pm Fri. Nov. 16

18th Annual Fine Arts and Crafts Fair

Shoppers will be treated to Victorian holiday decorations, jubilant music, 30+ local and regional artists and fine crafts, and the magic of the season. Their work includes jewelry, painting, pottery, photography, sculpture, woodwork and more.

Mabel Tainter Center for the Arts 205 Main St. E, Menomonie

Cost: FREE donations accepted

noon-11pm Fri. Nov. 16

Women, Wine & Art

Gather your friends and come for fine art and wine, in a relaxed, inviting setting. Featuring gifts in a wide price range; original art, textiles, purses, wine accessories, pottery, and 20% off art prints.

200 Main - Art and Wine 200 Main St., Eau Claire

Age: 21+

5-6pm Fri. Nov. 16

Spell Candle Making Workshop: Holiday Edition

This candle class focuses on candles for the holiday season. Make a spell candle called "Blessings and Gifts, "Easing Grief/Bringing Comfort", "Harmony", or "Relaxation/Peace" for yourself or for a loved one.

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

Cost: $10 plus fees

5-9pm Fri. Nov. 16

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. 16

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

Cost: FREE

Age: 21+

5:30-6:30pm Fri. Nov. 16

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. 16

Whiskey Trail Live

Whiskey Trail is a country duo from the blue collar shipping town of Duluth, Minnesota. The duo is made up of vocals by Heidi Pack, and guitar by Jake Birdseye.

Northwoods Brewpub & Grill 50819 West St., Osseo

Cost: FREE

Age: All ages with parent

6-9pm Fri. Nov. 16

The REACH Foundation: Reach for the Stars III

An annual gala to raise funds for the Reach for the Stars Scholarships. This money helps create scholarships for an adult program and helps the Supported Employment Services program help veterans find work. Silent art auction, a dinner, and a performance by The Special Angels.

The Florian Gardens 2340 Lorch Ave, Eau Claire

Cost: $65/person; Table of 8 - $500

Age: 21+

6-8:30pm Fri. Nov. 16

Knit Lace Up Mittens Class

Make unique and fun mittens. This class can prepare you to make more mittens in various styles.

Blue Boxer Arts 416 S Barstow Street, Eau Claire

Cost: $40

Age: Ages 18+

6-7pm Fri. Nov. 16

Santa's PJ Party

Get the kids in their PJs and join a festive family celebration to welcome back Santa to Oakwood Mall. Features fun activities, music, goodie bags, milk & cookies, and of course, Santa. Check-in starts at 4:30pm.

Santa's Workshop at Oakwood Mall 4800 Golf Road, Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

6:30-8:30pm Fri. Nov. 16

Fantastic Beasts Teen Late Night

Are you excited about the Crimes of Grindelwald? Celebrate the newest Fantastic Beasts movie with a library late night! Hunt for escaped “beasts,” sample non-mag snacks, and more. Costumes are encouraged. Registration and parent permission slip required.

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

Cost: FREE

Age: Grades 6-12

6:30-9pm Fri. Nov. 16


Learn to make Vietnamese beef pho, fresh spring rolls, and a delicious flan dessert, then eat what you make. Make fresh spring rolls with peanut dipping sauce, Vietnamese beef noodle soup, and flan cake with coconut milk and coffee.

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

Cost: $60

6:40-7:40pm Fri. Nov. 16

Kids Circus Party

In this class, your child will learn the basics of aerial silks, lyra hoop, acro, hooping and more. Balance, coordination, strength, flexibility or creative expression, students gain self-esteem, learn valuable lessons about teamwork and tolerance, and develop their physical and mental agility.

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

Cost: $30

Age: Ages 4-13

7-10pm Fri. Nov. 16

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. Nov. 16

Krismas Kookies: A Second Heaping Helping

Light hearted songs of the season in 4-part harmony. Warren Hermodson, a local song writer, has written many songs about holiday themes. They are light hearted, sometimes sentimental but always entertaining.

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

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

7-11pm Fri. Nov. 16

Live Music: 40 Fingers

Four voices, 5 instruments, and 10 years together equals lots of listening and dancing pleasure.

Paradise Shores 26364 CTH M, Holcombe

Cost: FREE

Age: 21+

7-10pm Fri. Nov. 16

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. Nov. 16

UWEC Films: The Boy in the Striped Pajamas

During WWII, 8-year-old Bruno becomes friends with a Jewish boy his age through the barbed-wire fence of the concentration camp his father oversees.

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

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

Age: PG-13

7pm Fri. Nov. 16

Live Music: Proffunk

A quartet with a funk, jazz, R&B and blues feel, playing an eclectic mix of covers and originals.

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

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

7:30-9:30pm Fri. Nov. 16

Wind Symphony & Symphony Band Artist-in-Residence Concert

Wind Symphony and Symphony Band perform their second concert of the academic year in Gantner Concert Hall with guest conductor, Dr. Kevin Sedatole - Director of Bands, Michigan State University.

Gantner Concert Hall, Haas Fine Arts Center UW-Eau Claire, Eau Claire

Cost: $7 for adults, $5 for seniors and youth, $2 for students

Age: All Ages

7:30pm Fri. Nov. 16

True North: Real Wisconsin Stories Live on Stage

True North is a night of authentic stories, dynamic multi-media, and curious collaborations from some of Volume One's favorite writers, filmmakers, performers, artists, and musicians — all live on stage.

Pablo Center at the Confluence 120 Graham Avenue, Eau Claire

Cost: $25 advance, $30 day of

7:30pm Fri. Nov. 16

ECCT Presents: Cinderella

Contemporary songs, gags, and mayhem. Jeer at the deliciously dysfunctional stepmother and stepsisters and cheer on Cinderella in her quest to attend the ball and fulfill her destiny.

Pablo Center at the Confluence 120 Graham Avenue, Eau Claire

Cost: $24 adult, $20 seniors, $14 student, $10 youth

Age: All Ages

7:30-9:30pm Fri. Nov. 16

Live Music with The Woodland Spring and Beer Release

The Russian Imperial Stout returns; a big, bold bier sure to make you feel warm and tingly inside. Welcoming The Woodland Spring, a blend of originals in bluegrass, folk, ballads and blues.

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

Cost: FREE

8pm Fri. Nov. 16

Live Music: Deadication

Deadication is back, along with their favorite light girls, Lo Ray and Projektor Kid! to celebrate and groove to the music of the Grateful Dead.

Stones Throw 304 Eau Claire St., Eau Claire

Cost: $10

Age: 21+

8:30pm Fri. Nov. 16

Late Night Jazz: Julian Manzara Trio

Join Julian Manzara (guitar) for an evening of tasteful jazz standards. Julian Manzara is an up-and-coming guitarist and composer based in Minneapolis.

The Oxbow Hotel 516 Galloway St., Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

9pm Fri. Nov. 16

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-2am Fri. Nov. 16

Live Music: VIA with Stare Across and Stumpt

VIA plays heavy, dramatic, rock & roll. They'll be joined by special guests Stare Across and Stumpt.

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

Cost: $8

Age: 21+

Ongoing Events For 11/16/2018

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

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