Wednesday, Feb. 26th, 2020

11am-1pm Wed. Feb. 26

Cards & Coffee

Adults are invited to play casual card games while sipping a hot beverage of choice. In additional to traditional playing cards, the library offers a selection of popular and unique card games as part of our Tabletop Game collection.

Cadott Library 331 N Main St, Cadott

Cost: FREE

Age: 18+

noon-1:30pm Wed. Feb. 26

Lunch + Learn: Tracking Your Marketing Efforts

This workshop will cover some basics of data collection and reporting using Google Analytics as well as tips to keep you organized.

CoLab 312 S Barstow Street, Suite 2, Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

12:15-12:50pm Wed. Feb. 26

Free Community Yoga - Lunch Break Express

Enjoy some zen while on lunch break from the hustle of life. We provide mats and props, just bring yourself and an open mind. All levels encouraged to show up and start practicing the techniques of yoga, breath work, meditation, and mindfulness.

Anandaworks Wellness Center 320 Putnam Street Suite 123, Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: 18+

5-6:30pm Wed. Feb. 26

6th Annual FREE Running Clinic

The clinic consists of three - 10 minute stations. Each station will have a therapist that will be working with you to provide a one-on-one assessment and address questions you may have. ick a date/location and call today to reserve your spot.

Optimum Therapies, LLC 517 E. Clairemont Ave., Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

5:45-6:30pm Wed. Feb. 26

Yoga at Farm to Fork

This fun, flowing sequence of yoga poses links breath and movement. Cultivate awareness while actively building strength and flexibility to help the mind and nervous system to achieve balance. All levels welcome, variations will be given to accommodate all levels of yogis.

Farm to Fork Retreat at Dancing Yarrow S193 County Road BB, Mondovi

Cost: $12/class or work-trade

Age: 16+

6-7:30pm Wed. Feb. 26

Galentine's Day Succulent Party

Galentine's Day is the modern way to celebrate the best gals in your life and what better way to do that then with a girl's night out? Lakeview Floral thinks a girl's night out should include succulent terrariums, pizza and some drinks.

Lucette Brewing Company 910 Hudson Rd., Menomonie

Cost: $59.95

Age: 21+

6-8pm Wed. Feb. 26

Earth Rider Tasting Event

Join Daniel From Earth Rider Brewing will be here with some great brews. $1 off all Earth Rider pints and a ticket to be entered into swag drawings every half hour!

The Growler Guys 2832 London Road, Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: 21+

6:30-9pm Wed. Feb. 26

Open Mic at Caffe Tempo

Open Mic at Caffe Tempo. Bring your instrument and jam it out. Baby Grand piano, house amps, pro mic and cords on site.

Caffe Tempo 2530 Golf Road, Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

7-9pm Wed. Feb. 26

DJ Trivia

Weekly general knowledge Trivia with Djtrivia of the Chippewa Valley. 1st, 2nd, and 3rd places prizes.

Westside Bar & Grill 1807 N. Clairemont Ave., Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: Any

7-10pm Wed. Feb. 26

Open Mic Night

Grab your guitar, drums, bass, fiddle, harmonica, poem or best jokes and join us for an Open Mic Night hosted by Jake & Dani from Rock Creek Song Dogs. All performers welcome to join. Average performance is 2-4 songs or about 15-20 minutes.

Northwoods Brewpub & Grill 50819 West St., Osseo

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

8-9:30pm Wed. Feb. 26

Name That Tune Trivia Night: 90's Country Edition.

Get on your Boot Scoots and Fall in Love with The Boy; it's time for 90s Country Name That Tune Trivia. Hear a clip, name the artist (one point) and the song title (one point). Three rounds of fast paced, achy breaky fun! Max of 4 players per team. Free and all ages!

The Plus 208 S. Barstow St, Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

9pm Wed. Feb. 26

Bennyoke

Come to Bennyoke every Wednesday and Sunday and sing your favorite karaoke songs.

Scooter's 411 Galloway St., Eau Claire

Age: 21+

Thursday, Feb. 27th, 2020

9am-7pm Thu. Feb. 27

Indoor Camper Show - Chilson Outdoor Adventure RV

Huge indoor camper display, exclusive show pricing, finance specials, discounts on parts and accessories, expanded merchandise selection, and refreshments.

Chilson Outdoor Adventure RV 2031 S. Prairie View Rd., Chippewa Falls

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

4:30-7pm Thu. Feb. 27

Masonic Meatball Dinner

Meatballs (hand rolled), real mashed potatoes, rich gravy, rutabagas, LEFSE, Cole-slaw, dinner rolls, and ice cream. Choice of breverages (coffee, decaf coffee, milk, tea, and ice water) All proceeds go to local Boy Scouts for their help and Local Angel Fund that helps elementary students in need.

Masonic Center 616 Graham Ave., Eau Claire

Cost: Adults $10, Children 6-12 $5, 6 and under Free

Age: All Ages

6-8pm Thu. Feb. 27

Bingo at The Red Mixer

Different sponsors weekly. Plus wine & cocktail specials.

The Red Mixer 2526 Golf Road, Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

6-7:30pm Thu. Feb. 27

Reception for 'Midwest Queeritivities'

An exhibit of multimedia art and literary works that illuminate queer identities and their relationships to other cultures in the Midwest. The exhibition was curated by faculty members Cedar Marie and Stephanie Turner and students Sarah Jo Ferraro, Kristina Tlusty and Adam Yarish.

Foster Gallery UWEC Haas Fine Arts Center, 121 Water St., Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

6-8pm Thu. Feb. 27

VinEaux: Tapas-Style Food and Wine Pairings

Taste your way through a selection of fine Italian wines from Lo Duca Bros. wines (Milwaukee) and tapas-style bites from The Lakely. Five memorable tasting courses paired with special wine tastings and commentary from the wine-makers themselves. Seating very limited.

The Oxbow Hotel 516 Galloway St., Eau Claire

Cost: $45

6-9pm Thu. Feb. 27

Live Music: Kelsey Miles

2019 Best of Madison Blues singer, Blues singer-songwriter & Blues performer of the year.

Bridgewater Restaurant and Pub 1009 W. Park Ave., Chippewa Falls

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

6-8pm Thu. Feb. 27

Winter After Hours

Eau Claire Parks and Recreation along with Volume One will again be presenting "Winter After Hours" at Pinehurst Park. There will be ice skating, snowshoeing, winter kubb, firepit, music and hot drinks.

Pinehurst Park 3523 Delbert Road, Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

6:30-9pm Thu. Feb. 27

Name that Tune "The Hits"

Sing along with a variety of popular songs that have ranked high on the charts. Hear a small snippet of a song, and you try to give the name of the song and artist. Prizes for top three teams.

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

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

6:30-8pm Thu. Feb. 27

Improvisations for Peace with Peter Phippen and Victoria Shoemaker

Beautiful melodies on wooden and bamboo flutes, both antique and modern instruments. Phippen's tone offers listeners a "beautifully serene atmosphere for meditation and reflection" (Music Design), and Shoemaker is also praised as "simply breathtaking" (One World Music Radio.)

Davey J's Garage (Inside Banbury Place) 930 Galloway Street, Building 13, Suite 218, Eau Claire

Cost: $15

Age: All Ages

7pm Thu. Feb. 27

Stones Throw Open Mic

Come enjoy local talent or take the stage yourself.

Stones Throw 304 Eau Claire St., Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: 21+

7-9pm Thu. Feb. 27

Live Music: Keith Curtis

Although he’s 
only recently joined the signer song writer scene he’s been playing the acoustic guitar 
and harmonica for almost 20 years. Keith covers artists from as far back as Neil Young
 and as recent Pearl Jam. His singer song writer style blends aspects of indie, acoustic 
folk and rock.

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

Cost: FREE

7-9pm Thu. Feb. 27

Extreme Bingo at Eau Claire Ale House

Extreme Bingo is a fun and exciting spin on the traditional game of bingo. Instead of just listening for a number, you get to listen to and sing along with your favorite songs, music videos, and karaoke tracks.

Eau Claire Ale House 120 N. Clairemont, Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

7-8:30pm Thu. Feb. 27

Dj Trivia at Dean & Sue's

General knowledge, family friendly trivia. Play as a team, or on your own. Prizes for the top 3 teams with points. Go to the website for the "Clue of the Day" and information on how to get bonus points for that day's game.

Dean & Sue’s Bar & Grill 2002 Midway Rd., Menomonie

Cost: FREE

Age: 21+

7-8:30pm Thu. Feb. 27

Dj Trivia at the Pourhouse

General knowledge, family friendly trivia. Play as a team, or on your own. Prizes for the top 3 teams with points. Go to the website for the "Clue of the Day" and information on how to get bonus points for that day's game.

The Pourhouse W301 Menomonie St., Elk Mound

Cost: Free

Age: 21+

7:30pm Thu. Feb. 27

UWEC Forum Series: "How to Be an Antiracist" with Ibram X. Kendi

Ibram X. Kendi is a New York Times bestselling author and the founding director of The Antiracist Research and Policy Center at American University. A professor of history and international relations, Kendi is a contributing writer at The Atlantic.

UWEC Schofield Auditorium 105 Garfield Ave, Eau Claire

Cost: $8 GA, $6 UWEC faculty/staff, seniors, $4 students

8pm Thu. Feb. 27

Our Dads Podcast Live with Tommy Bayer, Ryan Kahl, and Zach Kagan

Our Dads is a comedy podcast hosted by Ryan Kahl, Tommy Bayer, and Zach Kagan. These three white male comedians talk about their dads and other dads with special guests. Chance to win free prizes, each ticket comes with a free beverage.

The Plus 208 S. Barstow St, Eau Claire

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

Age: All Ages (18+ recommended)

8-9pm Thu. Feb. 27

Backwards Thinkers Improv Show

The official improv comedy group of UWEC. Come for a free hour of laughs.

The Cabin UWEC Davies Center, Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

8:30-11:30pm Thu. Feb. 27

Vinyl Nights: All That Jazz!

As an avid collector of vinyl for over half her life, Mariah is pulling out of her jazz collection for this night's set. Spinning a wide range of artists throughout the genre, you're sure to have a jazzy time!

The Oxbow Hotel 516 Galloway St., Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

9pm Thu. Feb. 27

Karaoke at Cowboy Jack's

Sing the night away at Cowboy Jack's every Thursday from 9-midnight for Karaoke night.

Cowboy Jack's 1432 Front Porch Place, Altoona

Cost: FREE

Friday, Feb. 28th, 2020

Fri. Feb. 28

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

9am-7pm Fri. Feb. 28

Indoor Camper Show - Chilson Outdoor Adventure RV

Huge indoor camper display, exclusive show pricing, finance specials, discounts on parts and accessories, expanded merchandise selection, and refreshments.

Chilson Outdoor Adventure RV 2031 S. Prairie View Rd., Chippewa Falls

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

4:30-7pm Fri. Feb. 28

36th Annual Fish Boil

Held as part of the Immaculate Conception Parish's 7th Jubilee. Menu features red potatoes, carrots, onions, coleslaw, fish tacos, mac7 CHeese, Vienna bread, beverage, and an ice cream cup. All facilities are handicapped accessible. All carry-outs are $11.

Immaculate Conception Parish 1712 Highland Ave., Eau Claire

Cost: $11 adults, $5 ages 6-12, FREE for children 5 and under

5-8pm Fri. Feb. 28

Summer Shandy Release Party

Tp the first keg of Leinenkugels Summer Shandy. Live music by the Big Deeks, fresh cold beer, snacks, prizes and more prizes!. $15 wristbands = 3 Pints.

Leinie Lodge 124 E. Elm St., Chippewa Falls

Cost: $15

Age: 21+

5-7pm Fri. Feb. 28

Girl Scout Cookie Wine Pairing

Two of the most tasty items on earth: Girl Scout cookies and wine. Three courses of cookies paired with Revolution wine selections.

Revolution Coffee 38 Main St., Black River Falls

Cost: $15

Age: `

5-7pm Fri. Feb. 28

Pop Up Art Show

Pop Up Art Show. 20+ Local Artists in various mediums will be present.

Caffe Tempo 2530 Golf Road, Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

5-9:30pm Fri. Feb. 28

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

6-7:15pm Fri. Feb. 28

Date Night: Yoga for Couples

In this workshop you and your partner will learn to support each other in poses aligning our bodies, creating balance and becoming present. No experience necessary; this workshop is for newbies and experienced yogis alike. Please wear comfortable layers of clothing.

Tuning Tree 515 South Barstow, Suite 117, Eau Claire

Cost: $30/Couple

6:30pm Fri. Feb. 28

Fire Ball 2020: Pride is a Riot

UWEC's annual drag ball extravaganza host to local and national drag performers who turn it out for packed audiences. Each year, The Fire Ball is headlined by drag superstars from RuPaul's Drag Race and they are complemented by several amazing regional drag queens and drag kings.

Ojibwe Ballroom, Davies Center, UW-Eau Claire Davies Center, 105 Garfield Ave, Eau Claire

Cost: $25 GA, $35 Reserved (DIVA) seating

7-9pm Fri. Feb. 28

Poor Man's Ridge Debut Album Release Party

Debut album release in the upper room at Stella Blues. Show will start with the songs from the album and then covers that the band has put their own spin on. Luke Fischer, Billy Angell, Sarah Spindler, Brian Trullinger & Jim Hermann.

Stella Blues 306 Madison St., Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

7pm Fri. Feb. 28

Unplugged at the Library Concert Series: Justin Jay Arnold

A chance to see and hear great local musicians for free in a quiet, all ages alcohol free environment. Justin Jay Arnold will be sharing his “sandpapered vocals, and a songwriting style that is honest, personal and guaranteed to pull at your heartstrings."

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

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

7-9pm Fri. Feb. 28

The Victory Tour Concert: ft. TRU SERVA w/ CollECtive Choir

A free, family-friendly Hip Hop and gospel concert by touring musician TRU SERVA and local special guests Rachel Zello and the CollECtive Choir. Free will offering will be taken at this event.

West Ridge Church 3906 Kane Rd., Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

7-10pm Fri. Feb. 28

Live Music: Sean Jordan

Sean Jordan is a is a graduate of Berklee College of Music with a degree in guitar performance, guitar player/singer-songwriter from Black River Falls, WI. He performs covers from John Mayer, Stevie Ray, John Prine, and Bob Seger and many more.

Bridgewater Restaurant and Pub 1009 W. Park Ave., Chippewa Falls

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

7:30pm Fri. Feb. 28

Menomonie Theater Guild: The Sunshine Boys

Al and Willie as “Lewis and Clark” were top-billed vaudevillians for over forty years. Now they aren’t even speaking. When CBS requests them for a “History of Comedy” retrospective, a grudging reunion brings the two back together, along with a flood of memories, miseries, and laughs.

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

Cost: Admission Information Online

7:30-9pm Fri. Feb. 28

Michael Charles Band: Blues Rock Music

Chicago Blues Hall of Fame artist and Grammy nominated contemporary blues rock artist, Michael Charles, and his Band bring an exciting, energetic, guitar-driven journey through Michael’s thirty-five year career and thirty five albums of original music.

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

Cost: Adults $15, Seniors $14, Youth $7

Age: All Ages

7:30pm Fri. Feb. 28

Eau Claire Children's Theater: School House Rock Live

It’s time for school, and Tom is nervous. How will his first day as a teacher go? As he tries to relax, colorful characters emerge from the TV and show him how to win his students over with imagination and catchy songs like “Just a Bill,” “Lolly, Lolly, Lolly,” and “Conjunction Junction.”

The Oxford 1814 Oxford Ave., Eau Claire

Cost: Admission Information Online

8pm Fri. Feb. 28

The Barnacle Presents: The Barnacle (At the Plus)

A chaotic night of music & comedy from the most chaotic DIY venue in Eau Claire. A show at The Plus that's like a show at The Barnacle, brought to you by The Barnacle, at The Plus. Featuring wealthy relative, laundry, westkorea, dissonant mind, MoMMi, alyssa anderson, and eric christenson.

The Plus 208 S. Barstow St, Eau Claire

Cost: $8 GA

8pm Fri. Feb. 28

Live Music: Uncommon Denominator

Uncommon Denominator is an Eau-Claire based cover band that plays nothing but the classics. From today’s hits to funky tunes of the past, they bring together an entertaining musical experience.

Stones Throw 304 Eau Claire St., Eau Claire

Age: 21+

8-11pm Fri. Feb. 28

Live Music: Kelsey Miles

Kelsey Miles is one of Wisconsin's newest and hottest high-energy rock, blues, and soul performers. In 2017 WAMI nominated her band, The Kelsey Miles Band, New Artist of the Year and the awards keep rolling in.

Cowboy Jack's 1432 Front Porch Place, Altoona

Cost: FREE

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