9:45-10:30am Thu. Feb. 21

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

10-11am Thu. Feb. 21

Hillcrest Run with the Pups

Bring your pup along for some exercise while enjoying a bit of Altoona’s nature. Run, walk or snowshoe on the public trails of the old Hillcrest Country Club depending on what the weather throws at us. Please RSVP via phone or email.

Fairway Park Whistling Straits Drive, Altoona

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

5:30-9pm Thu. Feb. 21

Menomonie Alliance Wild Game Feed

Wild Game Dinner featuring guest Speaker Tracy Breen (outdoor writer and author). Venison dinner for 2019, over 25 Door prize Packages each values at over $200. Only 300 tickets sold, buy individually or get a whole table for your family or friends.

Menomonie Alliance Church 502 21st St. N, Menomonie

Cost: $25

Age: All Ages

5:45-6:45pm Thu. Feb. 21

Artist Talk: Ryan Foose

A 2011 GD/ID graduate of UW-Stout and current Head of Brand Development for Minor League Baseball. Previous work has been featured in ESPN, Sports Illustrated, Sporting News, SportsLogos.net, Uni-Watch and LogoLounge publications. “To be a designer is to be a storyteller”.

UW-Stout Memorial Student Center 221 10th Avenue E., Menomonie

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

6-7pm Thu. Feb. 21

B.J. Hollars Book Launch Celebration

You’re invited to celebrate the launch of B.J. Hollars’ upcoming chapbook of essays, Harbingers. Hollars will give a debut reading and join in conversation about his new work. No registration required, and books will be available for purchase at the program.

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

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

6-7:30pm Thu. Feb. 21

Stories from the Heart

Sample heart-healthy recipes, enjoy music and enter to win prizes from 6-6:30 p.m. Patients will share personal stories about their challenges and triumphs dealing with heart disease. Bring your questions for a Q&A session with heart care experts. Judy Clark, WEAU 13 news anchor, will emcee.

Mayo Clinic Health System Hospital Auditorium 1221 Whipple Street, Eau Claire

Cost: FREE; RSVP by 2/14

Age: Ages 18+

6-8pm Thu. Feb. 21

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

6:45pm Thu. Feb. 21

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+

7pm Thu. Feb. 21

Live Music: Inside Voice with Sniffle Party

Inside Voice makes what they call "weird orchestral music" to work out some feelings about romance, civic duty, technology, modern social life, and being a decent human being. Sniffle Party is Eau Claire dreamy future witch pop.

SHIFT Cyclery & Coffee Bar 615 Graham Avenue, Eau Claire

Cost: $5

7pm Thu. Feb. 21

Out of the Dust Concert

An intimate concert with Chris and Stephanie, the husband and wife duo, Out of the Dust. Their story of downfall, heartbreak, and miraculous redemption is woven deep into the fabric of their music.

Infinity Beverages Winery & Distillery 3460 Mall Drive, Eau Claire

Cost: Free will donation

7-9pm Thu. Feb. 21

Live Music: The Cathy Reitz Trio

Features Cathy on vocals and 2 of her favorite musicians, Jeff Reitz on woodwinds and Emily Watkins on guitar and vocals. The 3 have been performing together for over 2 years. Their entertaining song list starts in the 1920’s and travels to 2017.

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

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

7-9pm Thu. Feb. 21

Red Letter Tasting

Includes tastes of local craft cocktails + wine. Nosh on signature small-plates prepared especially for the evening. Silent auction action with packages from our friends at: The Informalist, SHIFT, Latitude 44 Yoga Studio, Red’s Mercantile, Token Jewelry, + more. Proceeds benefit the Red Letter Grant.

K-Point Brewing at The Coffee Grounds 4212 Southtowne Drive, Eau Claire

Cost: $17

Age: 21+

7:30pm Thu. Feb. 21

UWEC Presents: University Symphony Orchestra

Conductor Nobu Yasuda leads the University Symphony Orchestra in orchestral masterpieces.

Pablo Center at the Confluence 120 Graham Avenue, Eau Claire

Cost: $7 adults, $3.50 students

7:30-10pm Thu. Feb. 21

NOTA Open Read

Meet fellow writers and literature fanatics at NOTA's first Spring semester open read at The Cabin in Davies Center. An open mic will be available for anyone to share their creative writing in between musical sets from a UW-Eau Claire musician.

The Cabin UWEC Davies Center, Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

7:30pm Thu. Feb. 21

God of Carnage

A playground altercation between eleven-year-old boys brings together two sets of parents to resolve the matter. At first, diplomatic niceties are observed, but tensions emerge and the gloves come off, leaving the couples with more than just their liberal principles in tatters.

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

Cost: $20 GA, $15 students

7:30pm Thu. Feb. 21

6 Guitars: Chase Padgett

An award-winning, pitch-perfect blend of music, comedy and characters. Chase Padgett portrays six different guitar playing characters each sharing their own style of music - Blues, Jazz, Rock, Classical, Folk and Country.

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

Cost: $18 adults, $17 seniors, $9 youth

8pm Thu. Feb. 21

Clear Water Comedy Presents: Reena Calm

Reena Calm was made in Israel, raised near Boston, and is now living in Chicago. She's a regular at the Laugh Factory, has performed in SO many different bars, and has only been asked to leave a few of them. Reena was featured in TBS Just For Laughs, Chicago Women’s Funny Festival, She-Devil Comedy Festival.

The Plus 208 S. Barstow St, Eau Claire

Cost: $5 GA, $3 students; Each ticket comes with 1 free drink or soda

Age: All Ages (18+ recommended)

8pm Thu. Feb. 21

26 BATS! w/Battlerat

26 BATS! is a high-energy, neo-soul, jazz-influenced band from Minneapolis. The opener, Battlerat, is a piano-driven and dynamic group who are also based in Minneapolis.

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

Cost: FREE

8pm Thu. Feb. 21

Paula Poundstone

Paula Poundstone is one of our country’s preeminent comedians, known for her smart, observational humor and spontaneous wit that has become the stuff of legend. She tours regularly performing over 85 shows a year.

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

Cost: $50

8:30pm Thu. Feb. 21

Vinyl Nights: Gabe Larson

Enjoy a selection of vinyls spun throughout the night while enjoying craft cocktails, regional beers/wines, and the popular late-night menu, featuring the Scandinavian Koldtbord, a create-your-own sharable feast of premium meats, cheeses, pickled vegetables, proteins, sauces, crackers and more.

The Oxbow Hotel 516 Galloway St., Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

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