Tuesday, Apr. 7th, 2020

2:30-3:30pm Tue. Apr. 7

Dancers and Demolition Derbies: An event with Michael Perry

Raised in rural Wisconsin by farmers, loggers and truckers, Michael Perry never expected to become a bestselling author, humorist and performer. Join him as he shares stories that are humorous, heartfelt, and always tie back to the land and the deer stand.

Augusta High School E19320 Bartig Rd., Augusta

Cost: FREE

Age: Ages 12+

Thursday, Apr. 9th, 2020

7:30pm Thu. Apr. 9

Self-Publishing from A to Z

This 7-week class is designed to help demystify the entire publishing process. You will learn the ins and outs of self-publishing and will end with the tools to successfully self-publish your own book.

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

Cost: $125

Age: Adult

Friday, Apr. 10th, 2020

7pm Fri. Apr. 10

CANCELLED: Feather, Flower, and Field: Ecology and Poetry

Join poets Angela Voras-Hills, Kathryn Neurnberger, and Claire Wahmanholm for an evening of readings from their latest work.

The Volume One Gallery (Inside The Local Store) 205 N. Dewey St., Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

Tuesday, Apr. 14th, 2020

2pm Tue. Apr. 14

Postcards from the Past: Chippewa Falls by David Tank

David Tank is an author and photographer living near Menomonie, Wisconsin. He operates Planert Creek Press, an independent book publisher, and is Emeritus Senior Lecturer in writing and mass communication at the University of Wisconsin-Stout.

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

Cost: FREE

Thursday, Apr. 16th, 2020

6-7:30pm Thu. Apr. 16

CANCELLED: Book Release: From Inspiration to Activism

Red's Mercantile + Dotters Books welcome Mary Lang Sollinger, author of "From Inspiration to Activism: A Personal Journey Through Obama's Presidential Campaign". Sollinger offers a fascinating behind-the-scenes look at the political process.

Red's Mercantile 224 N Dewey St., Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

7:30pm Thu. Apr. 16

Self-Publishing from A to Z

This 7-week class is designed to help demystify the entire publishing process. You will learn the ins and outs of self-publishing and will end with the tools to successfully self-publish your own book.

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

Cost: $125

Age: Adult

7:30-9pm Thu. Apr. 16

NOTA Open Read

NOTA is the University of Wisconsin Eau Claire's bi-annual literary and fine arts publication that features the creative work of students. Its content is determined by students, and it is run and made by students.

The Cabin UWEC Davies Center, Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

Friday, Apr. 17th, 2020

10am-7pm Fri. Apr. 17

Friends of the Library Book Sale

The friends of the Chippewa Falls Public Library host this book sale. Saturday features a bag sale with special pricing: $5 for first bag, $3 for the second, and $1 for each additional. All proceeds donated to the CFPL.

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

Age: All Ages

Saturday, Apr. 18th, 2020

10am-noon Sat. Apr. 18

Friends of the Library Book Sale

The friends of the Chippewa Falls Public Library host this book sale. Saturday features a bag sale with special pricing: $5 for first bag, $3 for the second, and $1 for each additional. All proceeds donated to the CFPL.

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

Age: All Ages

10-11am Sat. Apr. 18

Poetry, Let's Go Out and Make a Difference

Wisconsin Poet Laureate Margaret Rozga will talk about her work as a poet and as poet laureate. Her presentation will include a discussion of her inspiration, poetic process, and activist poetry. She'll read poems that exemplify points in her talk.

Fall Creek Public Library 122 E Lincoln Ave, Fall Creek

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

10:30-11:30am Sat. Apr. 18

BYO Book Club

BYO Book Club is a new, non-traditional discussion group for adults. Instead of reading a predetermined title, participants meet to talk about what they’re currently reading and get suggestions for new titles to try.

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

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

Tuesday, Apr. 21st, 2020

7pm Tue. Apr. 21

Local Lit: Off the Page

Readings from various local authors. Local Author, former Eau Claire poet laureate, and Professor Emeritus, Bruce Taylor, has goals to entertain and to expose an audience to a wide variety and diversity of writers from the Chippewa Valley (sometimes beyond.)

The Volume One Gallery (Inside The Local Store) 205 N. Dewey St., Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Thursday, Apr. 23rd, 2020

6-7pm Thu. Apr. 23

Allen Eskens: Author Visit

Allen Eskens is the bestselling author of The Life We Bury, The Guise of Another, The Heavens May Fall, The Deep Dark Descending, and The Shadows We Hide. His recent book, Nothing More Dangerous, was recently named a finalist for the 2020 Minnesota Book Award for fiction.

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

Cost: FREE

7:30pm Thu. Apr. 23

Self-Publishing from A to Z

This 7-week class is designed to help demystify the entire publishing process. You will learn the ins and outs of self-publishing and will end with the tools to successfully self-publish your own book.

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

Cost: $125

Age: Adult

8pm Thu. Apr. 23

Open Mic Night #3

Sign up starts at 7pm at the BDP booth upstairs in the Terrace. 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.

Memorial Student Center, Terrace 302 10th Avenue East, Menomonie

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

Tuesday, Apr. 28th, 2020
Wednesday, Apr. 29th, 2020

6:30-8pm Wed. Apr. 29

The Gentle Art of Swedish Death Cleaning

Join Betsy Jeffrey, Certified Death Doula and owner of End of Life Wellness, LLC as she facilitates tips, tricks and discussion for "How to free yourself and your family from a lifetime of clutter."Based on the International Bestseller, The Gentle Art of Swedish Death Cleaning by Margareta Magnusson.

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

Cost: FREE

Friday, May. 15th, 2020

7:30-9pm Fri. May. 15

NOTA Spring Book Release Party

Pick up the newest edition of NOTA, and enjoy some music at the Spring 2020 Book Release Party. An open mic will be available for anyone to share their works of literature. Celebrate a passion of poetry, prose, and art in a creative environment.

The Cabin UWEC Davies Center, Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

Saturday, May. 16th, 2020

10:30-11:30am Sat. May. 16

BYO Book Club

BYO Book Club is a new, non-traditional discussion group for adults. Instead of reading a predetermined title, participants meet to talk about what they’re currently reading and get suggestions for new titles to try.

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

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

Tuesday, May. 19th, 2020

7pm Tue. May. 19

Local Lit: Off the Page

Readings from various local authors. Local Author, former Eau Claire poet laureate, and Professor Emeritus, Bruce Taylor, has goals to entertain and to expose an audience to a wide variety and diversity of writers from the Chippewa Valley (sometimes beyond.)

The Volume One Gallery (Inside The Local Store) 205 N. Dewey St., Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Tuesday, Jun. 16th, 2020

7pm Tue. Jun. 16

Local Lit: Off the Page

Readings from various local authors. Local Author, former Eau Claire poet laureate, and Professor Emeritus, Bruce Taylor, has goals to entertain and to expose an audience to a wide variety and diversity of writers from the Chippewa Valley (sometimes beyond.)

The Volume One Gallery (Inside The Local Store) 205 N. Dewey St., Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Wednesday, Jun. 17th, 2020

7:30pm Wed. Jun. 17

Sound & Stories: Father Knows Best

From humbling to humiliating, fatherhood always teaches a valuable lesson. Jon local writers, storytellers, and musicians as we celebrate fathersin stories and songs. A Chippewa Valley Writers Guild production.

Pablo Center at the Confluence 120 Graham Avenue, Eau Claire

Cost: $5

Saturday, Jun. 20th, 2020

10:30-11:30am Sat. Jun. 20

BYO Book Club

BYO Book Club is a new, non-traditional discussion group for adults. Instead of reading a predetermined title, participants meet to talk about what they’re currently reading and get suggestions for new titles to try.

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

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

Saturday, Jul. 18th, 2020

10:30-11:30am Sat. Jul. 18

BYO Book Club

BYO Book Club is a new, non-traditional discussion group for adults. Instead of reading a predetermined title, participants meet to talk about what they’re currently reading and get suggestions for new titles to try.

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

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

Saturday, Aug. 15th, 2020

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

BYO Book Club

BYO Book Club is a new, non-traditional discussion group for adults. Instead of reading a predetermined title, participants meet to talk about what they’re currently reading and get suggestions for new titles to try.

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

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

Saturday, Sep. 19th, 2020

10:30-11:30am Sat. Sep. 19

BYO Book Club

BYO Book Club is a new, non-traditional discussion group for adults. Instead of reading a predetermined title, participants meet to talk about what they’re currently reading and get suggestions for new titles to try.

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

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

Saturday, Oct. 17th, 2020

10:30-11:30am Sat. Oct. 17

BYO Book Club

BYO Book Club is a new, non-traditional discussion group for adults. Instead of reading a predetermined title, participants meet to talk about what they’re currently reading and get suggestions for new titles to try.

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

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

Saturday, Nov. 21st, 2020

10:30-11:30am Sat. Nov. 21

BYO Book Club

BYO Book Club is a new, non-traditional discussion group for adults. Instead of reading a predetermined title, participants meet to talk about what they’re currently reading and get suggestions for new titles to try.

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

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

Saturday, Dec. 19th, 2020

10:30-11:30am Sat. Dec. 19

BYO Book Club

BYO Book Club is a new, non-traditional discussion group for adults. Instead of reading a predetermined title, participants meet to talk about what they’re currently reading and get suggestions for new titles to try.

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

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

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