3pm Sat. Jan. 27

Book Reading & Signing with Don Larson

Areading and signing with local author, Don Larson, one of theforemost Buddy Holly Fans in the world. Don's memoirs discuss his viewing of Holly's performance at the Fournier's Ballroom in Eau Claire on Jan 26th, 1959, one week before the fatal plane crash.

7pm Tue. Jan. 30

Searching for Mike Teclaw: An Unauthorized Biography

Derick Black (guitar, vocals) and Ken Szymanski (spoken word nonfiction) recreate the life of Mike Teclaw, a long- gone small-town cheesemaker and tavern owner. Togeth- er, through interwoven gospel, blues, stories, and songs, they will work to turn a tombstone back into a man. This universal story shows how all of our ancestors, even those we never knew, still have stories left to tell.

6:15-8:30pm Wed. Jan. 31

pEAUpourri: A Showcase of Local Authors and Poets

ecWIT (Eau Claire Women in Theater) presents pEAUpourri: A Showcase of Local Authors and Poets in the format of readers theater. ecWIT will be dramatizing works of 9 of your favorite EC writers such as Jim Alf, Debbie Brown, Sara Bryan, Bergine Haakenson, B. J. Hollars, Karen Loeb, Rob Reid, Patti See, and Ken Szymanski.

7-9pm Fri. Feb. 9

Life Upon the Wicked Stage: 34 Seasons of Summer Theater in Eau Claire

A 20-year anniversary celebration remembering Summer Theater. 126 productions, 1,224 performances, 300,000 audience members. Larry Heagle, Steve Turek, Jeff Rochon and Carole Spenser will read from Wil Denson’s just released "Life Upon the Wicked Stage: Director’s Cut." A book reading/signing.

10am-2pm Sat. Feb. 10

Social Media for Writers

Will focus on tips and tricks to help you use the most popular social media platforms to promote your writing without burning hours of your precious writing time. Sponsored by the Wisconsin Romance Writer. Speaker: Karissa Zastrow, social media manager for new Chippewa Valley literary journal, Barstow & Grand.

2pm Sat. Feb. 17

5th Annual Volume One Cribbage Championship

Do you have cribbage skills? Do you enjoy testing them out in bracketed-style competition? The Local Store is hosting the fifth annual Volume One Cribbage Championship. Winners receive awesome Local Store prizes. All game materials provided. Tournament made possible with help from the Chippewa Valley Cribbage Club.

9am-9pm Sat. Mar. 17

Eau Claire's Birthday Sale Weekend!

All weekend receive 15% OFF ALL "Eau Claire" apparel, art, things, and books at The Local Store Eau Claire's Official Birthday is March 19 and we're turning 146! Join us at The Local Store and Volume One Gallery for a weekend of sales…

7pm Sat. Mar. 17

Fox & Coyote Performance with Andy Hanson

Join us in the Volume One Gallery for a performance from Minneapolis based Fox & Coyote as they celebrate their new album release. The group has shifted from their singer-songwriter roots to louder, more experimental sounds. They'll also be joined by Eau Claire local Andy Hanson.

9am-9pm Sun. Mar. 18

Eau Claire's Birthday Sale Weekend!

All weekend receive 15% OFF ALL "Eau Claire" apparel, art, things, and books at The Local Store Eau Claire's Official Birthday is March 19 and we're turning 146! Join us at The Local Store and Volume One Gallery for a weekend of sales…

7pm Thu. Mar. 22

Rendering Reality: Writing with Honesty and Complexity in Memoir

This craft talk will focus on how using scene, form, and revision can help memoir and nonfiction writers represent themselves, their companions, and place with honesty and complexity. Using Mary Karr's experience writing Daughter in Retrograde: A Memoir Courtney will share her own process and answer questions.


Interested in hosting either a private or public event at The Local Store & Volume One Gallery?

Email localstore@volumeone.org(localstore (at) volumeone [d0t] org,) for details.