2-4pm Sunday Aug. 25

Petanque

Petanque is the new French lawn game in town. Beginners can learn how to play easily.

Sundays, 2pm;

Wilson Park
Eau Claire

6:30pm Sunday Aug. 25

Ski Sprites Water Ski Show

A Wisconsin tradition, everyone should spend at least one night at the beach, watching the Ski Sprites perform on the water. Concessions available.

Lake Altoona County Beach
Altoona

6:30pm Wednesday Aug. 28

Ski Sprites Water Ski Show

A Wisconsin tradition, everyone should spend at least one night at the beach, watching the Ski Sprites perform on the water. Concessions available.

Lake Altoona County Beach
Altoona

7-9pm Wednesday Aug. 28

Chippewa Valley Roller Derby Boot Camp

Join the CVRD! No skating experienced needed. They have the gear, skates, and knowledge to get you rolling. Summer Boot Camp practices are designed to help new members feel confident on 8 wheels.

National Guard Armory
Eau Claire

8-9am Saturday Aug. 31

Free RiverFront Yoga

Yoga on Riverfront Park in the heart of Downtown Chippewa Falls. Bring a mat or towel. Hosted by Jondrea Phelps.

Riverfront Park
Chippewa Falls

10am-1pm Saturday Aug. 31

Dunn County Humane Society Dog Swim

Join DCHS for the last swim of the summer. This event is a lot of fun for both humans and canines, so be sure to mark your calendars. Details online.

Wakanda Waterpark
Menomonie

2-4pm Sunday Sep. 1

Petanque

Petanque is the new French lawn game in town. Beginners can learn how to play easily.

Sundays, 2pm;

Wilson Park
Eau Claire

6:30pm Sunday Sep. 1

Ski Sprites Water Ski Show

A Wisconsin tradition, everyone should spend at least one night at the beach, watching the Ski Sprites perform on the water. Concessions available.

Lake Altoona County Beach
Altoona

6pm Monday Sep. 2

SHIFT Social Ride

Meet up at SHIFT for a social bicycle ride. All you need is your bike and a helmet. Ride for 45-60 minutes at an easy, social pace, with a rest stop in the middle. Finish with socializing and good times at a different destination each month.

SHIFT Cyclery & Coffee Bar
Eau Claire

9:30-11:30am Tuesday Sep. 3

Phenology Hike for Experienced Explorers

This program is targeted for our older nature lovers. This hour long hike is led by a Beaver Creek Reserve naturalist on the Reserve trails. Explorers will document the changes taking place in the Reserve’s woods.

Beaver Creek Reserve
Fall Creek

Saturday Sep. 7

9th Annual Chippewa Valley Rock N' Roll Kickball Classic

This two-day tournament is full of family friendly fun. In addition to kickball, the tournament features music, yard games and plenty of food (BBQ, beer and hot dogs) and refreshments.

Cinder City Park
Altoona

7am-noon Saturday Sep. 7

Tiffany Train Ride

Ride the rails through the Tiffany Wetland Bottoms with Beaver Creek Reserve staff. Spend the morning on an open-air, antique train while exploring the wetlands. Be sure to pack a cooler, dress for the weather and bring field guides and binoculars.

Tiffany Wildlife Area
Nelson

8-9am Saturday Sep. 7

Free RiverFront Yoga

Yoga on Riverfront Park in the heart of Downtown Chippewa Falls. Bring a mat or towel. Hosted by Jondrea Phelps.

Riverfront Park
Chippewa Falls

9am-6pm Saturday Sep. 7

Wisconsin Game Fest

Family event focusing on: hunting, fishing, dog sports, and everything for outdoor lifestyles. Activities and demonstrations including North America Diving Dogs, Live Trophy Deer, seminars and presentations, petting zoo, trophy scoring, air rifle/pistol, archery, food trucks, beer garden, dog training demos, bow fishing, and a FREE Sunday morning worship service.

Northern Wisconsin State Fairgrounds
Chippewa Falls

9am Saturday Sep. 7

Loop de Lori Triathlon & 5K Fun Run

Includes a 3.4 mile wooded trail run, 17 mile bike, and 3.5 mile kayak or canoe triathlon. It can be done as an individual or in teams. A 5k Family fun run starts 30 minutes after the triathlon. Proceeds to Lori Kleich Endowment Fund for natural & alternative cancer care for the mind, body & soul.

Loopy's Grill and Saloon
Chippewa Falls

10am-4pm Sunday Sep. 8

Wisconsin Game Fest

Family event focusing on: hunting, fishing, dog sports, and everything for outdoor lifestyles. Activities and demonstrations including North America Diving Dogs, Live Trophy Deer, seminars and presentations, petting zoo, trophy scoring, air rifle/pistol, archery, food trucks, beer garden, dog training demos, bow fishing, and a FREE Sunday morning worship service.

Northern Wisconsin State Fairgrounds
Chippewa Falls

2-4pm Sunday Sep. 8

Petanque

Petanque is the new French lawn game in town. Beginners can learn how to play easily.

Sundays, 2pm;

Wilson Park
Eau Claire

5-9pm Wednesday Sep. 11

Northern Saw-whet Owl Banding Training

2-day workshop will provide volunteers with the knowledge and training to participate in the Northern Saw-whet Owl banding program. Training helps volunteers find the role they are most comfortable participating in. Registration due 9/4.

Citizen Science Center - Beaver Creek Reserve
Fall Creek

8am-noon Thursday Sep. 12

Northern Saw-whet Owl Banding Training

2-day workshop will provide volunteers with the knowledge and training to participate in the Northern Saw-whet Owl banding program. Training helps volunteers find the role they are most comfortable participating in. Registration due 9/4.

Citizen Science Center - Beaver Creek Reserve
Fall Creek

8-9am Saturday Sep. 14

Free RiverFront Yoga

Yoga on Riverfront Park in the heart of Downtown Chippewa Falls. Bring a mat or towel. Hosted by Jondrea Phelps.

Riverfront Park
Chippewa Falls

1-2pm Saturday Sep. 14

Native Wildflower Sanctuary Tour

Join members of the Lake Wissota Garden Club for a guided tour. Club members will point out and identify the native wildflowers currently in bloom. Meet at the sanctuary sign/parking lot just south of the duck pond. Guided tours are held the second Saturday of the month through September.

Irvine Park
Chippewa Falls

2-4pm Sunday Sep. 15

Petanque

Petanque is the new French lawn game in town. Beginners can learn how to play easily.

Sundays, 2pm;

Wilson Park
Eau Claire

Friday Sep. 20

First Annual Oktoberfest Curling Open Bonspiel

Chippewa Falls Curling is excited to announce the first annual Oktoberfest Open Bonspiel. Held during the 17th Annual Chippewa Falls Oktoberfest.

Chippewa Area Ice Arena
Chippewa Falls

Saturday Sep. 21

First Annual Oktoberfest Curling Open Bonspiel

Chippewa Falls Curling is excited to announce the first annual Oktoberfest Open Bonspiel. Held during the 17th Annual Chippewa Falls Oktoberfest.

Chippewa Area Ice Arena
Chippewa Falls

8-9am Saturday Sep. 21

Free RiverFront Yoga

Yoga on Riverfront Park in the heart of Downtown Chippewa Falls. Bring a mat or towel. Hosted by Jondrea Phelps.

Riverfront Park
Chippewa Falls

8-11am Saturday Sep. 21

2019 Eau Claire Heart Walk

The annual Eau Claire Heart Walk is the American Heart Association mission come to life. Celebrate survivors, your loved ones and your heart at the community walk.

Carson Park
Eau Claire

9:30am-noon Saturday Sep. 21

Intro to Tree ID and Nature Prints

Participants will learn how to use a Dichotomous Tree Identification Key, and then we will go for a short hike. While out on the trail, we will gather natural materials (leaves, flowers, grasses, etc.) to bring back and create cyanotypes, which are also known as “nature prints” or “sun prints”.

Beaver Creek Reserve
Fall Creek

Sunday Sep. 22

First Annual Oktoberfest Curling Open Bonspiel

Chippewa Falls Curling is excited to announce the first annual Oktoberfest Open Bonspiel. Held during the 17th Annual Chippewa Falls Oktoberfest.

Chippewa Area Ice Arena
Chippewa Falls

2-4pm Sunday Sep. 22

Petanque

Petanque is the new French lawn game in town. Beginners can learn how to play easily.

Sundays, 2pm;

Wilson Park
Eau Claire

8-9am Saturday Sep. 28

Free RiverFront Yoga

Yoga on Riverfront Park in the heart of Downtown Chippewa Falls. Bring a mat or towel. Hosted by Jondrea Phelps.

Riverfront Park
Chippewa Falls

9am-noon Saturday Sep. 28

Be LOVED

Surround yourself with those you love and keep what’s important to you front and center. Choose from three different distances, a 4.5-mile, 2-mile, or less-than-a-mile hike. Women of all ages, paces, and abilities are welcome to come and experience the love along the Ice Age Trail.

Obey Interpretive Center at the Chippewa Moraine Ice Age Unit
New Auburn

10am-2pm Saturday Sep. 28

Deer Fly Chase 2019

Racing on the best singletrack mountain bike trails in the area. Located in the Chippewa County Forest, approximately 30 miles NE of Eau Claire.

Hickory Ridge - Cross Country Skiing
Chippewa Falls

2-4pm Sunday Sep. 29

Petanque

Petanque is the new French lawn game in town. Beginners can learn how to play easily.

Sundays, 2pm;

Wilson Park
Eau Claire

3-5:30pm Sunday Sep. 29

Town of Union Conservancy Area Hike

Enjoy a hike overlooking the Lower Chippewa River along the forested bluff top with staff from Landmark Conservancy to celebrate Wisconsin Land Trust Days. Learn about the history and ecology of the Lower Chippewa River and the unique perched sand dune formations found on the property.

Town of Union Conservancy Area Parking Lot
Eau Claire

9:30-11:30am Tuesday Oct. 1

Phenology Hike for Experienced Explorers

This program is targeted for our older nature lovers. This hour long hike is led by a Beaver Creek Reserve naturalist on the Reserve trails. Explorers will document the changes taking place in the Reserve’s woods.

Beaver Creek Reserve
Fall Creek

7-9pm Friday Oct. 4

7th Annual Sherman Star River Run

A self-timed 2 mile fun run/walk to benefit the students of Sherman Elementary School. Before the main event 5:30pm-7pm there will be a DJ, Bounce House and Face Painter.

Owen Park Bandshell
Eau Claire

2-4pm Sunday Oct. 6

Petanque

Petanque is the new French lawn game in town. Beginners can learn how to play easily.

Sundays, 2pm;

Wilson Park
Eau Claire

6pm Monday Oct. 7

SHIFT Social Ride

Meet up at SHIFT for a social bicycle ride. All you need is your bike and a helmet. Ride for 45-60 minutes at an easy, social pace, with a rest stop in the middle. Finish with socializing and good times at a different destination each month.

SHIFT Cyclery & Coffee Bar
Eau Claire

2-4pm Sunday Oct. 13

Petanque

Petanque is the new French lawn game in town. Beginners can learn how to play easily.

Sundays, 2pm;

Wilson Park
Eau Claire

5-6pm Thursday Oct. 17

Groundwater and Wetlands: The Hidden Links

This talk is part of the 2019 Wisconsin Science Festival. This talk discusses the principles of wetland hydrology and explores the links between wetlands and groundwater that are often overlooked. Kenneth Bradbury is currently the Director of the Wisconsin Geological and Natural History Survey, and Wisconsin’s State Geologist.

Augusta Memorial Public Library
Augusta

2-4pm Sunday Oct. 20

Petanque

Petanque is the new French lawn game in town. Beginners can learn how to play easily.

Sundays, 2pm;

Wilson Park
Eau Claire

1-3pm Saturday Oct. 26

Treats on the Trail

Join the Dunn County Historical Society at the Lions Club Game Park Trail in Wakanda Park to enjoy the beautiful fall weather and gather Halloween treats along the way. Walk the beautiful nature trail, collect candy along the way, and take your own pumpkin home.

Lions Club Game Park Trail
Menomonie

2-4pm Sunday Oct. 27

Petanque

Petanque is the new French lawn game in town. Beginners can learn how to play easily.

Sundays, 2pm;

Wilson Park
Eau Claire

2-4pm Sunday Nov. 3

Petanque

Petanque is the new French lawn game in town. Beginners can learn how to play easily.

Sundays, 2pm;

Wilson Park
Eau Claire

2-4pm Sunday Nov. 10

Petanque

Petanque is the new French lawn game in town. Beginners can learn how to play easily.

Sundays, 2pm;

Wilson Park
Eau Claire