9:45-10:30am Thu. Jan. 24

The Hillcrest Hike

An easy and scenic hike along Otter Creek where you will follow the gravel trail of the old Hillcrest Golf Course. Dogs are welcome.

Fairway Park Parking Lot Whistling Straits Drive, Altoona

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

5:30-9pm Thu. Jan. 24

United Way Emerging Leaders Friendraiser: Up Your Cooking Game

An evening of toasted walnuts, sautéed apples, and equal amounts of butter and cheer. The United Way of the Greater Chippewa Valley's Emerging Leaders group is hosting its first ever Friendraiser - a cooking class.

The Community Table 320 Putnam St., Eau Claire

Cost: $30

6-7pm Thu. Jan. 24

Julie Seymour, Goldsmith

Julie Seymour practices granulation, a 2500 year old metalworking technique (eutectic bonding) is a specialized version of fusing where tiny spheres “granules” are attached to a sheet of 22K gold with such a delicate fillet that they appear to be simply set into place. The result is a rich yet delicate pattern of great beauty.

200 Main - Art and Wine 200 Main St., Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

6-7pm Thu. Jan. 24

Solar and Suds

Enjoy two free beers and an informative presentation about about how solar for your property works. Co-hosted by Modicum Brewing & All Energy Solar, seating is limited. An opportunity for homeowners, business owners, and anyone who’s interested to learn about the benefits of solar energy.

Modicum Brewing Company 3732 Spooner Ave Suite A, Altoona

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages, 21+ for Free Beer

6-7:30pm Thu. Jan. 24

'Home SMART Home' Seminar

This event will explain how to transform your home with cutting-edge home technology. Home security specialists explore home security system basics as well as the many benefits of home technology.

Chippewa Valley Home Builders Association Board Room 4319 Jeffers Road, Eau Claire

Cost: $10/per person

Age: 18+

6:45pm Thu. Jan. 24

Manifest Open Mic

Enjoy local open mic musicians or take the stage yourself.

Stones Throw 304 Eau Claire St., Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: 21+

7-9pm Thu. Jan. 24

Live Music: Madalyn Rose

Madalyn is an indie/pop artist from Minneapolis. She is 19 years old and has been writing and producing her own music since she was 14. She is currently working on an Entertainment Industries and Technology degree at MSU Moorhead. She hopes to fulfill her dreams of helping people and traveling by writing and touring.

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

Cost: FREE

Age: 21+

7-9pm Thu. Jan. 24

Menomonie Reads Movie Screenings: "The Way Way Back"

Shy 14-year-old Duncan goes on summer vacation with his mother, her overbearing boyfriend, and her boyfriend's daughter. Having a rough time fitting in, Duncan finds an unexpected friend in Owen, manager of the Water Wizz water park.

Menomonie Public Library 600 Wolske Bay Rd, Menomonie

Cost: FREE

Age: PG13

7-9pm Thu. Jan. 24

Converge Radio Presents Nici Peper + Justin Jay Arnold

Growing up around gospel music and a family of storytellers, Nici Peper's lyrics reflect the soul and honesty of their influences. Her music exposes a gentle heart- one that writes of love, heartbreak, and dreams. Justin Jay Arnold may have started playing guitar later in life, but he hasn’t been able to put it down since.

Xpeditions Coffee Co. & Market 1319 Main St., Bloomer

Cost: $5

Age: All Ages

7:30pm Thu. Jan. 24

Wynnona and the Big Noise

Enjoy songs from the past, present and future of Wynonna's impressive 35-year career in the RCU Theatre. Respected by the millions of fans who are drawn to her music and undeniable talent, Wynonna’s rich and commanding voice has sold over 30-million albums worldwide spanning her remarkable 33-year career.

Pablo Center at the Confluence 120 Graham Avenue, Eau Claire

Cost: $47-57

7:30-9pm Thu. Jan. 24

Gallery Reception: The Weight of Sweetness, by Emily Gordon

Emily Gordon's current practice is a ritualistic experience. The growth of her "Self" and how it relates to what she creates, has informed decisions made throughout the various stages of her work.

Ambient Inks 524 Water St., Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

8pm Thu. Jan. 24

Clear Water Comedy Presents: Ryan Kahl

Since moving to Minneapolis from his hometown of Eau Claire, WI in 2014, Ryan has become one of the youngest and most exciting voices in the Twin Cities. He has performed at comedy clubs, independent venues and festivals across the Midwest including The 10,000 Laughs Comedy Festival and Cream City Comedy Festival.

The Plus 208 S. Barstow St, Eau Claire

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

Age: All Ages (18+ recommended)

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