Events For 07/02/2019

9-11am Tue. Jul. 2

Summer Bird Banding at Henke Acres

Beaver Creek Bird Banders spend weeks at Henke Acres participating in the Monitoring Avian Productivity and Survivorship project. Join the banders for a morning of hiking remote and moderately rugged trails, banding birds, and enjoying the sights and sounds. No shelter or restroom, but plenty of mosquitos and ticks.

Beaver Creek Reserve S1 County Road K, Fall Creek

Cost: Friends: $5 Nonmembers: $8

9:30-11:30am Tue. Jul. 2

Traveling Tuesdays: 4th of July Party

A fun 4th of July party at River Source Family Center. Dress for outdoor weather. Playgroup will move inside if needed for weather reasons.

River Source Family Center 403 High Street, Chippewa Falls

Cost: FREE

Age: 0-5 years

10am-noon Tue. Jul. 2

Tech Tuesdays: Open Lab

Create and play with coding kits, 3D printers, robots, Augmented Reality sandbox and more. Drop in anytime during the two-hour window.

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

Cost: Free with Museum membership or admission

Age: All Ages

10:15am Tue. Jul. 2

Toddler Tales Storytime

For two-and three-year-olds. All storytimes features stories, songs, rhymes, fingerplays, music, and movement. All are welcome and no registration is required.

LE Phillips Memorial Public Library - Youth Services Program Room 400 Eau Claire St., Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: Toddlers

11-11:45am Tue. Jul. 2

Youth Yoga at Carson Park

Kids of all ages can come and experience yoga games and poses in the outdoors. Under 5 need adult to attend. Can bring a mat or borrow one of ours. Follow the signs – near the playground. Parents can stick around for some relaxation. No registration needed, come any time.

Carson Park Playground 100 Carson Park Dr., Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

11-11:45am Tue. Jul. 2

​Chill on the Hill

As part of its commitment to involve youth in arts and cultural activities, the Heyde Center provides an early introduction of children to the arts and culture through the offering of forty-five minute presentations of various arts and cultural activities at the Heyde Center during the summer.

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

Cost: FREE

Age: Ages 4-10

11:30am-5pm Tue. Jul. 2

Government Center Farm Stand

The EC City/County Health Department hosts a farm stand for local farmers to sell their produce in the city. Support your community's farmers and grab some wonderful fruits, vegetables, herbs, and flowers.

Eau Claire County Government Center Corner of Lake St and 2nd Avenue, Eau Claire

Age: All Ages

noon-12:30pm Tue. Jul. 2

Haymarket Plaza Ribbon Cutting

After years of planning and many months of work, the newest public space in Downtown Eau Claire will open. In what is sure to be a popular gathering space for the entire city, the plaza boasts interactive water fountains, fire features, green space, seating, and river access.

Haymarket Plaza 128 Graham Avenue, Eau Claire

1:30pm Tue. Jul. 2

Armchair Astronomy

Explore the coolest outer space places with NASA imagery!

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

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

1:30-3pm Tue. Jul. 2

DIY Discovery: "CD" E-D-B-D Animals

Create an animal craft from recycled CDs. This event is part of a drop-in series for families featuring a different activity each week. All materials provided, while supplies last.

LE Phillips Memorial Public Library - Youth Services Program Room 400 Eau Claire St., Eau CLaire

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

2-4pm Tue. Jul. 2

Nintendo Switch Tournaments

Hone your gaming skills and get ready to compete in gaming tournaments. 7/2: Splatoon 2, 8/5: Super Smash Bros Ultimate.

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

Age: Grades 6-12

2:30-4:30pm Tue. Jul. 2

Riverfront Yard Games

The goal of this event is to encourage people to get outside, be active, and connect with each other. Riverfront Yard Games will be on Tuesdays throughout the summer, from 2:30-4:30 at the Chippewa Falls River Front Park.

Riverfront Park Bridge St. and River St., Chippewa Falls

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

3:30-4:45pm Tue. Jul. 2

Summer Teen Minecraft Club

Come play Minecraft at the library on Tuesdays in June and July! Laptops and an account will be available to share. All players play together on a joint server.

Altoona Public Library 1303 Lynn Ave., Altoona

Cost: FREE

Age: Teens age 12-18

4:30-7:15pm Tue. Jul. 2

Tuesday Night Football Skills Camp

Willie McCalebb will be hosting a Tuesday Night Football Skills Camp. Ages 8-12 are from 4:30-5:45pm, and ages 13-19 are from 6-7:15pm. Register online.

Eau Claire Sport Warehouse 2983 11th St., Eau Claire

Cost: $10/athlete

4:30-6pm Tue. Jul. 2

Family Night

Games, crafts, and more. Bring the family for an evening of fun.

B’utiful Kids Learning Center 502 Bay st, Chippewa Falls

Cost: $5 + $1 additional child

Age: All ages

5-6pm Tue. Jul. 2

Adult Dance - Yoga, Conditioning and Contact Improvisation

This 6 week, donation-based class is for all-levels. Dance-yoga is a more flowing and expressive form of yoga that connects with music, and gain some conditioning (geared toward dancers but all welcome), and learning and jamming in Contact Improvisation.

Anandaworks Wellness Center 320 Putnam St ste 123, Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

5-6pm Tue. Jul. 2

Teen Summer Program: Catapult Launch

Using some basic craft supplies, teens can construct their own small catapult. When completed, catapults will be taken outside to test how far they can launch an object.

Altoona Public Library 1303 Lynn Ave., Altoona

Cost: FREE

Age: Teens age 12-18

5:30pm Tue. Jul. 2

Therapeutic Slow Flow Yoga

An hour of slow functional movement, supported by breath to help strengthen the body, ease your mind and connect with your spirit. Perfect for beginners, back health, mood management, arthritis, heart health, healthy aging and more. Medical modifications offered for a safe and effective practice.

Northwoods Therapy Health & Performance Center 1200 Oakleaf Way, Suite B, Eau Claire

Cost: $10

Age: All ages and Abilities

5:45-7:30pm Tue. Jul. 2

Eau Claire Buddhist Study Group

Led by Lama Yeshe from the Hay River Buddhist Meditation Center in Ridgeland, WI. Read, study and discuss Tibetan Buddhist teachings as presented in books by various authors. Meetings begin with a brief meditation followed by a review of the assigned reading and a discussion.

Unitarian Universalist Congregation 421 S. Farwell St., Eau Claire

Cost: Free will donation

Age: All Ages

6-8pm Tue. Jul. 2

Amp Quiz Trivia at Gilligan's

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.

Gilligan's 2542 8 1/4 Avenue, Chetek

Cost: FREE

Age: 21+

6-8pm Tue. Jul. 2

Schultz's Country Barn Summer Music Series

Summer music concerts in the scenic Schultz's Country Barn Tuesdays in summer. Check their website for a full and up-to-date schedule. June 4: Todd Barneson/Graham Barnes June 11: Kaiged Accoustics June 18: Jerry Brewer/Pirate Cody June 25: Gabe and Tyler Koxlien July 9: “Poppa Bear” Norton July 16: NO MUSIC ON VACATION July 23: Paul Bonstrom July 30: Matt Wahl August 6: Steve Szydel August 13: James Ignacio

Schultz’s Country Barn 50996 N. Main St., Eleva

Cost: FREE

6:30-9pm Tue. Jul. 2

Reiki Share

Come when you can, leave when you must. All those who are Reiki attuned, feel free to join for a relaxing evening of healing.

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

Cost: FREE

6:30pm Tue. Jul. 2

Tuesday Night Blues Concerts

The Chippewa Valley Blues Society hosts Tuesday evening concerts in Owen Park during the summer months. Features local favorites and a few from further flung locations. There'll be food vendors, great music, and an after party downtown at The Plus until 11pm.

Owen Park 1st Ave. and Water St., Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

6:30pm Tue. Jul. 2

Tuesday Night Blues: Nick Foytik Band

A progressive blues band with strong traditional roots. You can hear influences from the old Delta masters, early electric blues musicians, a bit of rock n’ roll, jazz, funk, and sacred steel. There'll be food vendors and plenty of fun.

Owen Park 1st Ave. and Water St., Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

7-9pm Tue. Jul. 2

Amp Quiz Trivia at the Tomahawk Room

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.

Tomahawk Room 306 N. Bridge St., Chippewa Falls

Cost: FREE

Age: 21+

7-9pm Tue. Jul. 2

Amp Quiz Trivia at Sammy's

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.

Sammy's Pizza 2812 London Rd, Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: 21+

7-10pm Tue. Jul. 2

Poker Night

Play your cards right and win some free beer! The Growler Guys hosts a 10 week Texas Hold'em tournament. The winner of each week will advance to the Tournament of Champions game. Participation is given on a first come first serve basis with a 20 player max.

The Growler Guys 2832 London Road, Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: 21+

7:30-9pm Tue. Jul. 2

Dj Trivia at the Sandbar

General knowledge, family friendly trivia. Play as a team, or on your own. Prizes for the top 3 teams with points. Go to the website for the "Clue of the Day" and information on how to get bonus points for that day's game.

SandBar & Grill 17643 50th Avenue, Chippewa Falls

Cost: FREE

Age: 21+

8pm Tue. Jul. 2

Ludington Guard Band

A community concert band that was officially organized in 1888 with roots going back to 1877. They play a variety of classical band music, marches, overtures, show tunes and novelty pieces.

Wilson Park - Band Shell Wilson Ave and 8th St, Menomonie

Ongoing Events For 07/02/2019

karaoke/DJ, galleries, classes, etc

T-ball 2

Every Tuesday, Thursday until Jul. 23, 6:30-8:30pm

Play & Learn

Every Tuesday, Thursday until Dec. 20, 9:30-11:30am; Every Tuesday, Thursday until Dec. 19, 9:30-11:30am