Events For 08/15/2019

9am-7pm Thu. Aug. 15

23rd Annual JA Golf Outing

For golfers of all abilities to play 18 holes of golf. Afters, players will gather in the Wild Ridge Golf Clubhouse where participants will enjoy a social, dinner, raffles and auction opportunities.

Wild Ridge Golf Course 3647 Kane Rd., Eau Claire

Cost: $175

9-11:25am Thu. Aug. 15

Healthy Living With Diabetes

Adults of All Ages who have type 2 diabetes, pre-diabetes, or who live with someone that does. This workshop helps you build skills and confidence in your ability to manage your condition.

Augusta Senior and Community Center 616 West Washington St., Augusta

Cost: FREE

Age: Adults of all ages

9:30-10:15am Thu. Aug. 15

Little Kids Make Music - Class

Children and caregivers will sing, dance, and play instruments in this class. Solo singing is encouraged to develop listening, pitch-matching, and language skills. Concepts such as high and low, soft and loud, up and down are explored. Registration ongoing if space is available.

Eau Claire Music School 1620 Ohm Avenue, Eau Claire

Cost: $120 10-week course

Age: Ages 2 to 4

10am Thu. Aug. 15

Micon Summer Kids Movies

During the summer, Micon Cinemas in Chippewa Falls will show an array of kids movies for only a quarter! This summer, look forward to Cloudy with a Chance of Meatballs, Hotel Transylvania 3, Smallfoot, Space Jam, How to Train Your Dragon 3, Lego Movie 2, and more surprises to come!

Micon Cinemas Chippewa Falls 475 Chippewa Mall Dr., Chippewa Falls

Cost: 25¢ admission

10:30-11:15am Thu. Aug. 15

Little Kids Make Music - Class

Children and caregivers will sing, dance, and play instruments in this class. Solo singing is encouraged to develop listening, pitch-matching, and language skills. Concepts such as high and low, soft and loud, up and down are developed through engaging activities. Registration ongoing is space is available.

Eau Claire Music School 1620 Ohm Avenue, Eau Claire

Cost: $120 10-week course

Age: Ages 2 to 4

noon-6pm Thu. Aug. 15

Chippewa Falls Farmers Market

Locally grown fresh fruits, vegetables and flowers, as well as locally made baked goods, salsas, jams, jellies, crafts, handcrafted items, and much more every Thursday.

Allen Park S. Bridge St., Chippewa Falls

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

noon-5pm Thu. Aug. 15

Eau Claire Downtown Farmers Market

Seasonal, locally grown vegetables and fruits, plus baked goods, dairy products, meat, honey, maple syrup, flowers, and more.

Phoenix Park 330 Riverfront Terrace, Eau Claire

Age: All ages

1-3pm Thu. Aug. 15

Kid Kraft Day

A variety of classes will be taught by local artists on Thursdays this summer. Drop ins welcome. Limit of 12 participants.

Valley Art Gallery & Gifts 304 N. Bridge St, Chippewa Falls

Cost: FREE

Age: 6 and up

3-6pm Thu. Aug. 15

Hub's Hoedown

Featuring live entertainment/a DJ, a pig roast, brats, hot dogs, drinks, a dunk tank and a photo booth. Plus, kids can enjoy a bouncy house, games, petting zoo and caricature station.

Heritage at Oakwood Hills 3706 Damon St., Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

4-7pm Thu. Aug. 15

Featured Artists Reception

Kris Crowe, painter and gourd carver along with Kathy Cernohous, stained glass artist invite you to view their work and visit while enjoying refreshments.

Valley Art Gallery & Gifts 304 N. Bridge St, Chippewa Falls

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

4-7pm Thu. Aug. 15

Ice Cream Social

Ice Cream Social served by the youth of Shepherd Hill Lutheran Church. Annual fundraiser to support our Youth Ministry. Serving: BBQ, Hotdogs, Baked Beans, Potato Salad, Pie, Ice Cream and Beverages. All are welcome.

Shepherd of the Hill Lutheran Church 207 University Street, Elk Mound

Cost: Food priced Ala Carte

Age: All Ages

5-8:30pm Thu. Aug. 15

Red Letter Grant Gala

Learn more about the impact the Red Letter Grant has had on the Chippewa Valley. Hear from past awardees and how the program plans to grow in the future. Live auction, local noshes and so much more. 100% of proceeds from this event will fund the grant and its expansion throughout Wisconsin.

Pablo Center at the Confluence 120 Graham Avenue, Eau Claire

Cost: $50-100

Age: 21+

5:30-7:30pm Thu. Aug. 15

Special Kids Nights

For children with special needs, visiting the Museum can prove difficult on a typical day. This event offers families a safe and soothing environment where the Museum is closed to the public, giving kids with special needs a special night. Snacks included, with themed sensory activities and extra staff support.

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

Cost: FREE

5:30-8:30pm Thu. Aug. 15

Burger King Classic Car Show

Classic cars, vintage, antique, muscle cars and more. Fun for the entire family.

Burger King - Lake Hallie 2752 120th St, Chippewa Falls

Cost: FREE

6-8pm Thu. Aug. 15

Amp Quiz Trivia at Pokegama Inn

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.

Pokegama Lakeside Tavern & Grill 840 Banks Ave., Chetek

Cost: FREE

Age: 21+

6pm Thu. Aug. 15

Sounds Like Summer Concert Series: Wolves at the Door + Elvessa + Greg Gilbertson

Wolves at the Door is a rock-n-roll and blues band gigging steadily around the Midwest. Elvessa is introspective ghost rock laced with mystery, lost in ether. Listeners of Greg Gilbertson who are only vaguely expecting to be entertained will have to reorganize their thoughts, pull their jaws closed, and pay attention.

Phoenix Park 330 Riverfront Terrace, Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

6-10pm Thu. Aug. 15

Whiskey Club

Taste whiskey all over the world. Offering "Roundtable Meetings" where you will get a chance to learn the history of different Whiskeys, taste test the inventory, and share whiskey stories with people of all ages. Sample a “Flight of the Night” which will include 4 different Whiskeys.

The Red Mixer 2526 Golf Road, Eau Claire

Cost: $25

Age: 21+

6-9pm Thu. Aug. 15

Open Mic at Dancing Yarrow

Hosted by Rock Creek Song Dogs the mic is open for musicians, comedians, poets and storytellers come to listen all are welcome.

Farm to Fork Retreat at Dancing Yarrow S193 County Rd BB, Mondovi

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

6-9pm Thu. Aug. 15

Open Mic at Farm to Fork

Share your talents. Hosted by the witty & talented Rock Creek Song Dogs.

Farm to Fork Retreat at Dancing Yarrow S193 County Road BB, Mondovi

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

6:15-7pm Thu. Aug. 15

Pigskin Pals

Bring your little ones to learn the basics of flag football. We will go over throwing, catching, kicking, punting, hand-offs, positions and much more in a fun and laid back atmosphere.

Cinder City Park- Hagen Field 2300 Spooner Ave., Altoona

Cost: Resident $30; Non-Resident $35

Age: Ages 3-5

7-9pm Thu. Aug. 15

Amp Quiz Trivia at Monk'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.

Monk's Bar & Grill 3560 Oakwood Mall Drive, Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: 21+

7-8pm Thu. Aug. 15

Chippewa Valley Toastmasters

Toastmasters is a non-profit educational organization that teaches public speaking and leadership skills in a supportive environment. Guests are always welcome, membership available.

Mayo Health Clinic - Luther Hospital, Room 11103 1221 Whipple St, Eau Claire

Cost: FREE for 1st time guests

Age: 16+

7-10pm Thu. Aug. 15

Open Mic & Musician Gathering

Open mic with quality sound & lights hosted by Jeff White. Free drink for all performers. Sign up at 6:15pm. Happy hour at 9:30pm with $2 rails & pints!

Mystic Bar 1 E Canal street, Chippewa Falls

Cost: FREE

Age: 21+

7-8pm Thu. Aug. 15

Colfax Music in the Park

Rain location is the Colfax Fairgrounds building on Railroad Avenue. Bring your lawn chair. Popcorn and root beer floats will be sold at the concerts. Annual pie sale by the Colfax Municipal Building Restoration Group on August 15.

Tower Park Main Street and Highway 40, Colfax

Cost: FREE

7-8:30pm Thu. Aug. 15

Music Over Menomin: North of Dixie

North of Dixie is a perennial favorite at Music Over Menomin returning to play their own brand of foot-stomping Northwoods music, old-time mountain songs and swing. Five musicians playing originals by Johnny Lynch (Guitar) and Shelly Miller (5 string banjo and guitar). John Utphall plays Swing-Era Jazz Violin, Bob Boone plays Mandolin

Menomonie Public Library 600 Wolske Bay Rd, Menomonie

Cost: FREE, on the lawn

Age: All Ages

7:30-9pm Thu. Aug. 15

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+

8:30pm Thu. Aug. 15

Clear Water Comedy Presents: Maggie Faris

Maggie is noted for her ceaselessly cheerful personality and seemingly endless series of quirky, intelligent jokes dissecting our fears and social barriers. She recently won The Advocate Magazine’s national search for the Next Funniest Queer Comedian. Free drink with ticket.

The Plus 208 S. Barstow St, Eau Claire

Cost: $5GA, $3 with valid student ID

Age: 18+ recommended

9pm Thu. Aug. 15

Fire House Summer Music Series

The Eau Claire Fire House hosts an evening concert series on Thursdays in summer. Jul. 11 Lullaby Language Jul. 18 David Janecke Jul. 25 Asparagus Aug. 1 Double Grave Aug. 8 Elvessa Aug. 15 Sage Leary Aug. 22 Purple Funk Metropolis with The Patients Aug. 29 Uncommon Denominator

The Eau Claire Fire House 202 Gibson St., Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

9-11pm Thu. Aug. 15

Live Western and Country

This golden band is back with Frankie Lee, Kalvin and Ben Lester, Liz Eldredge, Shane Leonard, Jeremy Boettcher, Paul Brandt, special guests too. Your favorite country songs all so you can get on out and get on with the boot scoot boogie.

The Mousetrap 311 S. Barstow St., Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: 21+

9pm-2am Thu. Aug. 15

Karaoke Night at Hallie Bar & Grill

Come out and sing! Great sounding audio system and professional hosts make this an awesome place for a night out.

Hallie Bar & Grill 1713 Hwy OO, Chippewa Falls

Cost: FREE

Age: 21+

Ongoing Events For 08/15/2019

karaoke/DJ, galleries, classes, etc

Play & Learn

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