Events For 05/08/2019

9am Wed. May. 8

One Million Cups

An event for local entrepreneurs to meet and present their startups to the thriving peer network of founders in Eau Claire. The coffee is encouraged.

Chippewa Valley Technical College 620 W. Clairemont Avenue, Eau Claire

9:15-10:15am Wed. May. 8

Tiny Scientists - Plant Lab

Bring your curious little explorers to discover the world around them! You and your child will share in learning about plants, the Earth, and what it means to be a scientist. Be ready for hands-on experiments, interactive nature activities and science related art projects.

Lily Pad Lab 2524 Golf ROad, Eau Claire

Cost: $60 for 5 weeks; $15 for drop-in

Age: 2-6 years

9:30-11am Wed. May. 8

Weekly Bird Banding

Beaver Creek Reserve Bird Banders have been banding birds for 20+ years. Visit with the Bird Banders during their weekly banding sessions. Watch and learn how and why they band birds. Learn about bird identification, how birds are caught and banded, and meet some birds up close.

Wise Nature Center, Beaver Creek Reserve S1 Cty Rd. K, Fall Creek

Cost: FREE

10:30-11am Wed. May. 8

Super Small Science: Elephant Toothpaste

Introduce your preschool scientist to exciting hands-on and age-appropriate experiments. This week's activity is elephant toothpaste.

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

Cost: Free with Museum membership or admission

Age: Preschool

11am-1pm Wed. May. 8

Dabble Box Makerspace Lab

Whether you're interested in 3D printing and coding or you'd rather craft, make music, create art or play games, the Dabble Box makerspace has something for you. Self-guided exploration with staff on hand to answer questions.

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

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

11-11:30am Wed. May. 8

Get Up & Go: Scooter Races

Designed to keep your kiddos moving, these fun and physical games teach teamwork and skills that can carry home to your own backyard. This week's activity is scooter races.

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

Cost: Free with Museum membership or admission

Age: All Ages

11:30am-2:30pm Wed. May. 8

Ole Plays Nursemaid - Lunch Theater

Lena is having an unexpected hospital stay, so her cousin Mildred volunteers to take care of the house while she's away. Lena is looking forward to 2 weeks free from taking care of Ole, while Ole realizes he will be a "bachelor" while Lena is away. But best laid plans go awry.

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

Cost: $34 adults, $33 seniors, $27 youth

Age: All Ages

2-3pm Wed. May. 8

Chair Yoga with BaredFeet, Co.

BaredFeet hosts this chair yoga class. The class is directed toward seniors and beginners, but fulfilling for anyone.

First Presbyterian Church 2112 Rudolph Rd., Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: Adults

5-9pm Wed. May. 8

Wine Wednesday at Together Farms

Farm-and-Table dining. Local chefs create 4 course seasonal meals that are expertly paired with wine’s that bring out the best of each dish. Watch their event calendar or Facebook for more details. Tickets required, and they sell out fast.

Together Farms W93 Norden Rd, Mondovi

Cost: Ticket Price TBD

5:30-6:30pm Wed. May. 8

Fitness Fusion

Jump-start your fitness with a full body, calorie burning workout. This class will help to achieve a healthier you through various exercises.

River Prairie Center 1445 Front Porch Place, Altoona

Cost: $25

Age: Adult (16+)

5:30-6:30pm Wed. May. 8

Music with Julie Majkowski

Join 200 Main to hear the talent and innovation that Julie brings to everywhere she plays.

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

6-8pm Wed. May. 8

Your Journey Together

Your Journey Together is a 10-week parenting class for those looking to enhance their parenting experience. Space is limited, registration is required.

Family Support Center 403 High Street, Chippewa Falls

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

6pm Wed. May. 8

Bottles and Brushes

Lift a glass, lift a brush, and join Pablo Center for an evening of art and fun. A skilled and supportive instructors will help you create your very own masterpiece. Materials, guidance, and beverages provided. All levels welcome.

Pablo Center at the Confluence 120 Graham Avenue, Eau Claire

Cost: $35

Age: 21+

6-8:30pm Wed. May. 8

Family to Family Education Program

A 12-session educational program for family, significant others and friends of people living with mental illness. An evidenced-based program. Research shows that the program significantly improves the coping and problem-solving abilities of the people closest to an individual living with a mental health condition.

Location details in Eau Claire provided with approved registration.

Cost: FREE; Call to register

Age: Adults

6-8pm Wed. May. 8

South Shore Tasting Event

At this South Shore Tasting Event, Brewery Rep Jeff will be here hanging out and answering any questions. You'll also receive $1 off all South Shore pints, and be entered into brewery swag Drawings every half hour.

The Growler Guys 2832 London Road, Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: 21+

6-8pm Wed. May. 8

Knit Night

Knit Night, also known as Knit Club, is open to the public. Knit, crochet, embroider, bead, or bring any craft you like. Visit with like-minded folks, share and show off your project, bring snacks and get crafty. All are welcome. No purchase necessary.

Blue Boxer Arts 416 S Barstow Street, Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

6pm Wed. May. 8

On Tour: Adelitas Way

Adelitas Way is an alternative hard rock band from Las Vegas. They have released 5 albums and have toured nationally with Guns 'n Roses, Godsmack, Puddle of Mudd, and more. They'll be joined by blacklite district, Awake At Last, American Sin, and ZFG.

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

Cost: $20 advance, $25 day of

Age: 21+

6:30-8:30pm Wed. May. 8

Amp Quiz Trivia at Back 40 Dining & Cocktails

Welcoming teams of any size. Prizes for the top three teams. Get a free answer online and visit the AMP Quiz Facebook page for a picture hint. Enjoy dinner/drinks with family and friends during the game.

Back 40 Dining & Cocktails 19037 State Hwy 40, Bloomer

Cost: FREE

Age: 21+

7pm Wed. May. 8

Poker Night at Big T's

4 weeks to qualify then BIG tournament with lots of extra prizes & cash to be won. One free beverage weekly for all players. Test your skills.

Big T's 2007 3rd St, Eau Claire

Cost: $25 buy in; 12 week format

7-9pm Wed. May. 8

Amp Quiz Trivia at Wayside Bar and Grill

Welcoming teams of any size. Prizes for the top three teams. Get a free answer online and visit the AMP Quiz Facebook page for a picture hint. Enjoy dinner/drinks with family and friends during the game.

Wayside Bar & Grill 18091 County Highway X, Chippewa Falls

Cost: FREE

Age: 21+

7-9pm Wed. May. 8

Amp Quiz Trivia at Ray's Place

Welcoming teams of any size. Prizes for the top three teams. Get a free answer online and visit the AMP Quiz Facebook page for a picture hint. Enjoy dinner/drinks with family and friends during the game.

Ray’s Place 838 Water St., Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: 21+

7-8:15pm Wed. May. 8

Solar & Suds

Enjoy two free beers and an informative presentation about about how solar for your property works. Join All Energy Solar for a fun and educational event. Solar & Suds is an opportunity for homeowners, business owners, and anyone who’s interested to learn about the benefits of solar energy.

Zymurgy Brewing 624 Main Street. E, Menomonie

Cost: Free

Age: All Ages, 21+ for beer

7:30pm Wed. May. 8

2nd Annual Labor Film Series: Still the Enemy Within

Still the Enemy Within offers unique insight into one of history’s most dramatic events: the 1984-85 British Miners’ Strike. No experts. No politicians. Thirty years on, this is the raw first-hand experience of those who lived through Britain’s longest strike. Follow the highs and lows of that life-changing year.

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

Cost: FREE

8-9:30pm Wed. May. 8

General Knowledge Trivia

Tonight's theme: NO THEME! Geography? Current Events? Science? Fashion? Sports? Just stuff! How much do you know? Put a team together and come test your general smarts and skills. Prizes in store.

The Plus 208 S. Barstow St, Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

9pm Wed. May. 8

Bennyoke

Come to Bennyoke every Wednesday and Sunday and sing your favorite karaoke songs.

Scooter's 411 Galloway St., Eau Claire

Age: 21+

Ongoing Events For 05/08/2019

karaoke/DJ, galleries, classes, etc