Events For 09/26/2019

Thu. Sep. 26

ParaNomiCon - The Premiere Paranormal Event of the Upper Midwest

Enjoy the mystery of the unknown? Want to have a paranormal experience in a beautiful, haunted theater? Learn about Ufology, Cryptozoology, Mothman, and other paranormal experiences from local and national paranormal experts. 2 days, 2 investigations, 50 vendors, 9 speakers including headliner Grant Wilson.

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

Cost: Admission information online

Thu. Sep. 26

Oktoberfest at Lazy Monk Brewing

Every year Lazy Monk hosts one of the city's best Oktoberfest celebrations. Live music, games, German foods, and plenty of bier. Check out their Facebook page a more detailed schedule.

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

9am-3:30pm Thu. Sep. 26

Watercolor Workshop: Let’s Head to the Sea

. Dozens of watercolor tips and techniques together with comprehensive instruction for absolute beginners to accomplished artists will culminate into unique, original compositions. Paid registration is required.

Chapel Heights United Methodist Church 300 E. Hamilton Ave., Eau Claire

Cost: $85

9-11:30am Thu. Sep. 26

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.

YMCA Sports Center 3456 Craig Road, Eau Claire

Cost: Member $3 | Community $5 | Parents FREE

Age: Ages 0-6

10am-noon Thu. Sep. 26

Indianhead Chapter of the American Sewing Guild

Sashiko by ASG member Judy Rommel. Sashiko is a Japanese Art of "visible mending". Judy will explain this functional running stitch and how it can be used for hand quilting, repairing or embellishing.

Trinity Lutheran Church 1314 E. Lexington Blvd., Eau Claire

11am-1pm Thu. Sep. 26

Lunch Break Open Skating

A great way to meet new friends and get some exercise.

Hobbs Ice Arena 915 Menomonie St., Eau Claire

Cost: $4 or City Pass (1 Punch)

Age: All Ages

noon-6pm Thu. Sep. 26

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. Sep. 26

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. Sep. 26

Tarot & Spiritual Counselling

Kim offers tarot card readings and spiritual counseling through mediumship, automatic writing and other metaphysical gifts. Appointments are welcome, otherwise walk-ins are first come first serve. Appointments can be made by calling the shop, by Facebook message, or stopping in.

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

Cost: $15+

Age: All Ages

3-5pm Thu. Sep. 26

Dabble Box Makerspace Lab

Explore the library's newest DIY, hands-on space. Whether you're interested in 3D printing and coding or you'd rather color, paint and knit, the Dabble Box has something for you.

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

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

4-7pm Thu. Sep. 26

Fall Block Party Fundraiser for the Walk to End Alzheimers

Raise funds for the Walk to End Alzheimer's. A Chicken Dinner, Silent Auction, Music & Entertainment, Bouncy House, Kids Games, Petting Zoo, Face Painting, & Balloon Animals, Craft & Bake Sale, Dementia Live Simulation Educational Experience sign-ups, and much more.

BeeHive Homes of Eau Claire Assisted Living 5075 Stonewood Drive, Eau Claire

Cost: FREE admission

Age: All ages, kid friendly

4-6pm Thu. Sep. 26

Tuning Into Your Intuition

Local Intuitive, Medium and Tarot reader --Kim Del Valle Walker -- will be at the shop to teach you how to tap into your own unique magic. Learn to trust the messages you receive from the universe. Tune into your own abilities to connect with your guides and to trust their wisdom.

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

Cost: $25

Age: 18+

4:30-7pm Thu. Sep. 26

Fall Meatball Dinner

Meatballs (hand rolled), real mashed potatoes, rich brown gravy, rutabagas, Lefse, cole-slaw, dinner rolls, ice cream dessert, choice of beverages (decaf coffee, milk, tea, ice water.)

Masonic Center 616 Graham Ave., Eau Claire

Cost: $10 each, $5 for 12 and under, FREE for 6 and under

5-7pm Thu. Sep. 26

"Mangiare e Bere Italiano" Eat and Drink Italy

Your ticket includes Italian Fare samples (mixed crostini, lemon chicken picatta, grilled lamb chops, mushroom & asparagus risotto, and baked penne with roasted vegetables), cannoli & zeppole, and cappuccino & espresso. Wine available for purchase, and Italian wine education.

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

Cost: $25

Age: All Ages

5:15pm Thu. Sep. 26

Circus Bootcamp 4 Week Series

This bootcamp draws from the best conditioning practices of yoga and aerials for a total mind/body fitness routine that will inspire you to practice more consistently. It’s fun, challenging, and every week you will walk away surprised with your progress.

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

Cost: $60

5:30-8:30pm Thu. Sep. 26

eHeroes at Together Farms Burger Nights

Duffy Duyfhuizen and Dan Zerr combine to play tunes from their Eggplant Heroes repertoire and from their solo repertoires. Burgers are made on the farm using 100% grass-fed beef. BYO chairs, tables, and blankets. Sides, beer, wine, and GF & vegetarian options.

Together Farms W93 Norden Rd, Mondovi

Cost: Food priced at $10-25

5:30-9:30pm Thu. Sep. 26

Ladies Evening Extravaganza

Ladies Evening Extravaganza is the largest annual fundraiser for Family Support Center. Come and enjoy delicious food catered by Live Great Food, local beer and wine, fun entertainment and amazing raffle prizes!

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

Cost: $45

Age: 21+

6-8pm Thu. Sep. 26

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+

6-10pm Thu. Sep. 26

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+

6-7:30pm Thu. Sep. 26

Oktoberfest Celebration: Schnitzel Dinner

A fabulous dinner featuring German Pork Schnitzel, Buttered Parsley Potatoes, Cabbage Salad, & Dessert.

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

Cost: $15, advance only

6:45pm Thu. Sep. 26

Thursday Night: Open Jam

Join the Stone's Throw for local talent or take the stage yourself. Everyone is welcome.

Stones Throw 304 Eau Claire St., Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: 21+

7-9pm Thu. Sep. 26

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+

7-10pm Thu. Sep. 26

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+

7pm Thu. Sep. 26

Live Music: Unsung Heroes

Unsung Heroes are comprised of Michael Kac, John Seymour and Neal Dimick. Each performer will rotate half hour sets throughout the night.

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

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

7pm Thu. Sep. 26

Live Music: Greta Ruth

Greta Ruth is a folk singer/songwriter from Minneapolis. With finger-style guitar, soft, poetic vocals, and fresh, jazzinspired harmonies, her music is a meeting point of softness and dissonance, reflection and dynamic stillness.

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

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

7:30-9pm Thu. Sep. 26

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+

7:30pm Thu. Sep. 26

Cirque Mechanics

Inspired by modern circus, with roots in the mechanical and its heart in the stories of American industrial ingenuity. The show, embedded in realism, displays a raw quality rarely found in modern circus. Cirque Mechanics’ signature style is wrapped in acrobatics, mechanical marvels, and a bit of clowning around.

Pablo Center at the Confluence 120 Graham Avenue, Eau Claire

Cost: $25 + Taxes & Fees

8pm Thu. Sep. 26

Clear Water Comedy's Karaoke Jam

Watch as your friends from Clear Water Comedy tell a story or a joke, and explain why they picked the song they picked for their live band karaoke performance. Silly, fun, and like no other show they've ever done before.

The Venue 209 Graham Avenue, Eau Claire

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

Age: All Ages (18+ recommended)

8pm Thu. Sep. 26

Open Mic #1

Use your unique talents and experiences to give the crowd a fantastic performance - whether it is spoken word, comedy, or a wonderful musical talent - let your voice be heard at BDP’s Open Mic. Not interested in performing? You & your friends can come enjoy a FREE night out

UW-Stout Memorial Student Center, The Terrace 302 10th Ave. E, Menomonie

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

8:30-11pm Thu. Sep. 26

Vinyl Nights: DJ Cooper

Enjoy a selection of vinyls that will be spun throughout the night. In addition to enjoying craft cocktails and regional beers/wines, order from the popular late-night menu featuring the Scandinavian Koldtbord, where you create your own sharable feast.

The Oxbow Hotel 516 Galloway St., Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

9pm-2am Thu. Sep. 26

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 09/26/2019

karaoke/DJ, galleries, classes, etc

Junior Chefs

Every Thursday until Oct. 17, 6:15-7:15pm; Every Thursday until Dec. 12, 6:15-7:15pm

Play & Learn

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