9:30-11:30am Thu. Jan. 10

Snowshoe Hike for Experienced Explorers

Instead of staring out the window wishing it were spring, join a Beaver Creek Naturalist for a snowshoe hike this winter. Explore the winter woods and get some exercise. This program is intended for older, but active, nature lovers. Registration required 2 days prior to event.

Beaver Creek Reserve S1 County Road K, Fall Creek

Cost: Friends $3; Nonmembers $5

Age: Age 55+

6-8pm Thu. Jan. 10

Plant Based Cooking and Eating in the New Year

Looking to integrate plant based cooking into your lifestyle without being overwhelmed? Jump in with a super fun mother - daughter team and learn to make a couple of incredibly easy meals. Baked mac and cheeses, all from scratch & a versatile “chicken" that is sure to rival any chicken.

Forage 930 Galloway St., Building 13, Suite 212, Eau Claire

Cost: $35

6-8pm Thu. Jan. 10

Winter After Hours 2019

There will be ice skating, snow shoeing, winter kubb, a firepit, music, and hot drinks. Snowshoe and skate rentals will be available during the special event only. The warming house and restrooms will be open and supervised. Hundreds of people enjoy this unique social gathering each season.

Pinehurst Park 3523 Delbert Road, Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: All ages

6-7pm Thu. Jan. 10

Writers Read: Open Mic

“Writers Read,” a monthly library program organized by Eau Claire’s Writer in Residence, Karen Loeb, will hold an open mic for poets and writers. You are invited to share your original poetry or short prose (5 minutes or less). Sign-up starts at 5:30. Listeners are welcome.

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

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

6-8pm Thu. Jan. 10

Financial Aid Discussion presented by UW-Madison

Learn more about UW-Madison's financial aid programs and discover ways in which the office advises and connects with students around the state who wish to pursue higher education. This discussion is most applicable to high school students of all ages and their families.

McDonell Area Catholic High School 1316 Bel Air Blvd., Chippewa Falls

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

6:45pm Thu. Jan. 10

Open Mic Manifest Live

Take the stage or just come enjoy local musicians for open Mic every Thursday. Sign up starts at 6:45pm.

Stones Throw 304 Eau Claire St., Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: 21+

7-9pm Thu. Jan. 10

Live Music: Colin Heshmat Trio

Colin Heshmat hails from central Illinois, where he studied music and engineering at University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign. He has performed at jazz venues across the country.

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

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

7:30pm Thu. Jan. 10

Chippewa Valley Theater Guild Presents: Terms of Endearment

Focuses a light on the challenges in life and love of a mother-daughter relationship in a funny and touching story that captures the delicate bonds of families. Based on the award-winning film of the same name.

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

Cost: $25 adults; $12 youth

8pm Thu. Jan. 10

Live Stand Up Comedy: Raghav Mehta and Geoffrey Asmus

Raghav Mehta writes for comedy and satire site Above Average and is co-host of the podcast Pod Damn America. Geoffrey Asmus is a ‘New Face’ performer at Just For Laughs Montreal and was featured on FOX’s ‘Laughs’ and Kevin Hart’s LOL Network.

The Plus 208 S. Barstow St, Eau Claire

Cost: $5 GA, $3 with student ID; Free drink with every ticket

Age: All Ages (18+ recommended)

8:30-11pm Thu. Jan. 10

Vinyl Nights: Mabis

Enjoy craft cocktails and regional beers/wines and order from our popular late-night menu featuring the Scandinavian Koldtbord, where you create your own sharable feast of premium meats, cheeses, crackers and more. Enjoy a selection of vinyls that will be spun throughout the night.

The Oxbow Hotel 516 Galloway St., Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

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