Events For 01/17/2020

Fri. Jan. 17

Friday Night Games

Whether or not you're new to the hobby, venture down the rabbit hole of modern board gaming with the Eau Claire Board Game Group! An evening of selected games and people there to teach them! All skill levels and ages welcome (with parental discretion).

Clairemont Comics 2215 Fairfax St, Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

Fri. Jan. 17

Dharma Talk

This 6 week series offers centering and inspiration for your weekend, and support with your vision for this year. Will include centering, guided meditation, and a brief talk about how the speaker felt called to this Dharma - duty or path - in this life.

Tuning Tree 515 South Barstow, Suite 117, Eau Claire

Cost: $15

Age: 13+

9-11:30am Fri. Jan. 17

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: Member $3 | Community $5 | Parents FREE

Age: Ages 0-6

10am-4pm Fri. Jan. 17

Friends of the Library Book Sale

A wide variety of non-fiction, children's, adult fiction, & young adult books, audiobooks, music CDs & DVDs. A bag sale on Saturday and Sunday will feature discount pricing.

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

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

10am-8pm Fri. Jan. 17

Boat & RV Show

Area's largest display of boats & RVs. 7 dealers, over 30 brands, 3 days. Over 80 units on display. Concessions available. Fishing seminars on Sat & Sun. Register to win door prizes.

Chippewa Valley Expo Center 5150 Old Mill Plaza, Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

10:15am Fri. Jan. 17

Preschool Storytime

All storytimes feature an assortment of stories, rhymes, fingerplays, flannels, music, and movement. No registration is required.

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

Cost: FREE

Age: 3 and 4-year-olds and caregivers

11am-1pm Fri. Jan. 17

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

2-2:45pm Fri. Jan. 17

FREE Senior Fitness Classes

Building Balance, Strength & Flexibility to prevent falls and regain independence. Plus, meet other local seniors. All abilities welcome.

Milestone Senior Living 5510 & 5512 Renee Drive, Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: 55+

2-11pm Fri. Jan. 17

Friday Fusion Night #1: Bourbon Baltic Porter

This month Lazy Monk is mixing the delicious flavors of bourbon with three of their bigger biers. One keg only, so get it while you can. Tonight we features a Bourbon Baltic Porter.

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

5-9pm Fri. Jan. 17

Friday Family Nights

Open to all families, kids and their friends every Friday night. Featuring Basketball, Volleyball, Soccer, Inflatables, Movies, Free Popcorn, and Special Entertainment.

L.E. Phillips YMCA Indoor Sports Center 3456 Craig Road, Eau Claire

Cost: Member $3 | Community $5

5pm Fri. Jan. 17

Fierce Freedom 2020 Candlelight Vigil for Human Trafficking

Please join Fierce Freedom for a candlelit evening of quiet contemplation and prayer to lift up those trapped in bondage to trafficking and exploitation. All ages welcome.

St. James Catholic Church 2502 11th St., Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

5-9:30pm Fri. Jan. 17

Knights of Columbus Progressive Bingo

Knights of Columbus 974 Progressive Bingo starting at 7pm, doors open at 5pm food and refreshments are available.

Knights of Columbus 236 Pumphouse Road, Chippewa Falls

Age: All Ages

5-6pm Fri. Jan. 17

Nutrition Workshop

Discuss nutrition, Fitbits, weight loss apps and meal planning. Bring your workout gear, the class is followed by a quick 20 minute abs class. There will be plenty of time for all of your questions so please bring them.

Dragonfly Dance and Wellness 308 North Barstow, Eau Claire

Cost: $15

Age: All Ages

5:30-8:30pm Fri. Jan. 17

Katie Rothbauer Live Music

Enjoy a Friday Fish Fry & hear 18 year old artist Katie Rothbauer from Bloomer, WI perform her acoustic set.

Paradise Shores 26364 CTH M, Holcombe

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

6-8pm Fri. Jan. 17

Board Game Night

An evening of family friendly board games. Award winning games will be supplied to play.

SHIFT Cyclery & Coffee Bar 615 Graham Avenue, Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

6pm Fri. Jan. 17

134th Annual Silver Mine Invitational

The 134th Silver Mine Invitational is an exciting international ski jumping competition. Watch top skiers from the US, Norway, Finland, Slovenia, Canada & other countries. Full schedule available online.

Silver Mine Ski Jump 2900 Silvermine Dr., Eau Claire

Cost: $10 in advance; $15 at the door; 12 & under is FREE

6:30-9pm Fri. Jan. 17

Sofar Sounds Eau Claire

A Sofar gig is an intimate show held in a unique venue, like a living room or an antique shop. It typically features three artists, playing four songs, and each lineup is specially curated to give the audience a diverse show. Secret line-up and a secret venue. Address is revealed the day before to ticket holders.

Held at a Secret Location

Cost: $20

Age: All Ages

6:30pm Fri. Jan. 17

Murder, Medium Rare

What a glorious night for noted cookbook author and critic Marjorie Richmond! All her family and friends have gathered at a gala in her honor. But not everyone is there to celebrate Marjorie and when she’s murdered, it’s up to the audience to solve the case. Ticket includes dinner and interactive show.

The Oxford 1814 Oxford Ave., Eau Claire

Cost: $30

7-10pm Fri. Jan. 17

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. Jan. 17

Live Music: Micah Ryan

Micah Ryan is a local singer/songwriter. He's been performing for a number of years and plays a balanced mixture of original songs and covers. His influences include John Legend, Adele, Jon McLaughlin, Josh Kelley, John Mayer, and Ed Sheeran.

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

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

7-9:30pm Fri. Jan. 17

Medieval Times Cider & Wine Dinner

A five course dinner featuring Jumbo Smoked Turkey Legs and much more. The courses will be paired with different Ciders and Wines from across the land! A perfect Date Night to bring your Lord or Lady to feast on. Price includes tax & gratuity.

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

Cost: $45

7-10pm Fri. Jan. 17

Live Music: Jim Miller

Menomonie singer songwriter Jim Miller plays original acoustic folk rock songs and covers of folk and folk rock classics by such artists as Cat Stevens, Gordon Lightfoot, Harry Chapin, Fairport Convention, Joan Baez, Paul Simon, Emerson Lake and Palmer, Lennon-McCartney and many others.

Brewery Nonic 621 4th St. W, Menomonie

Cost: FREE

Age: 21+

7:30pm Fri. Jan. 17

Chippewa Valley Theater Guild: Agatha Christie: A Murder is Announced

An announcement in the local newspaper states the time and place a murder is to occur. What follows is a classic Agatha Christie puzzle with twists and turns, mixed motives and concealed identities that only the amazing Miss Marple can uncover.

The Grand Theatre 102 W. Grand Ave., Eau Claire

Cost: $25 GA, $12 youth/student

7:30pm Fri. Jan. 17

Ole & Lena sponsored by Cardinal Glass

Using the small Southeastern Minnesota town of Potsdam as Ole & Lena’s home town, the Bateson’s bring the entire population of Potsdam, Minnesota to life.

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

Cost: $8-10

8pm Fri. Jan. 17

Caster VOLOR w/ Eddie Inc & The Broken Eights

heavy metal, over-the-top, macabre, vaudevillian opera celebration of hedonism and excess dressed in studded leather, satin, and lace we are dressed. Raised by the Beatles and Rolling Stones, worshipping Judas Priest with Motörhead in their bones.

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

Cost: $8adv, $10door

Age: 21+

8-11pm Fri. Jan. 17

Live Music: Marcus Lere

Marcus Lere continues to draw from the experiences of himself and others in his songwriting. He performs solo acoustic and in the rock band Waves Collide out of the Twin Cities. You can expect to hear everything between Matchbox Twenty to Tool.

Cowboy Jack's 1432 Front Porch Place, Altoona

Cost: FREE

9pm Fri. Jan. 17

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-1am Fri. Jan. 17

Live Music: Contingency

Rock 'n roll covers from the 70s to today.

O'Leary's Pub 809 W. Clairemont Ave, Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: 21+

9-11pm Fri. Jan. 17

Live Music: The Woodland Spring

Former members of the Evergreen Grass Band have reunited as The Woodland Spring for more toe tapping, finger snapping, tasty bluegrass music.

The Mousetrap 311 S. Barstow St., Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: 21+

Ongoing Events For 01/17/2020

karaoke/DJ, galleries, classes, etc


Every Day until Mar. 14, 8:30am-10:30pm

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