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Sun. Mar. 11

Wisconsin ArtsWest 39

This year 81 artists from 22 communities submitted 144 works to be judged for entry into the show. The juror for the exhibit is Cameron Anderson, an artist and a writer living in Madison, Wisconsin.

L.E. Phillips Memorial Public Library
400 Eau Claire St
Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

Sun. Mar. 11

Bread and Roses

Inspired by Rose Schneiderman who said, “The worker must have bread, but she must have roses, too." encouraging everyone to think beyond just survival and to believe we should have art too. Enjoy illustrations by fashion designers like…

Galaudet Gallery LLC
618 South Farwell
Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

Sun. Mar. 11

Eau Claire Figure Skating Competition

Individual events including long and short programs to music, spins , jumps, compulsory and artistic events are included. Scheduled events vary throughout each day. Visit online for details.

Hobbs Ice Arena
915 Menomonie St.
Eau Claire

Cost: FREE to attend, Entry deadline Jan. 31st

8:30am-10pm Sun. Mar. 11

2018 USA College Curling Championships

The Eau Claire Curling Club is the host for the 2018 USA College Curling Championships. This is a United States Curling Association sanctioned event. The top 16 college curling teams in the United States are invited each year to the national…

Eau Claire Curling Club
5530 Fairview Drive
Eau Claire

Cost: Cash payment from observers

Age: All Ages welcome

10am-1pm Sun. Mar. 11

Weekend Brunch with Musical Guest

A farm-focused weekend brunch with live music. The kitchen offers an array of midwestern and other brunch classics, and the stage offers such names as Shane Leonard, Nick Seeger, Mari Carlson, Colin Heshmat, and many others. Visit The Lakely…

The Lakely
516 Galloway Street
Eau Claire

Cost: Music is FREE, consult menu for food prices

Age: All Ages

noon-8pm Sun. Mar. 11

Choix Roses: les Deux

Discover floral wonders both romantic and gothic in beautiful artwork of bouquets, botanicals, roses and rose inspired art that spans the Age of Enlightenment to today. Experience authentic art that questions beauty and values, or just enjoy…

Galaudet Gallery LLC
618 South Farwell
Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

1-3pm Sun. Mar. 11

Learn to Crochet

You will learn everything you need to know to get started with this craft perfect for winter. These are four separate dates for you to choose from.

Blue Boxer Arts
416 S Barstow Street
Eau Claire

Cost: $20

Age: Ages 16+

1-4pm Sun. Mar. 11

The Paint Shack

A talented social artist will walk you through step by step how to recreate the featured painting. Paint on canvas, wood, bags, glasses, and more.

The Paint Shack
2524 Golf Road Suite 2c
Eau Claire

Cost: $10-$40 depending on the specific class

Age: All Ages

1pm Sun. Mar. 11

Sierra Club Outing: Hiking Irvine Park

Join the Chippewa Valley Sierra Club for a spring hike through Irvine Park. Meet at main park shelter. After the hike, head to Olson's ice cream for a delicious treat.

Irvine Park
Bridgewater Avenue
Chippewa Falls

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

1:30pm Sun. Mar. 11

ECCT Presents: The Addams Family Musical

Meet The Addams Family: Uncle Fester, Gomez and Morticia, their children Wednesday and Pugsley, and their servant, Lurch. Base don the 1960's TV series, this campy musical is full of zany satire and screwball comedy along with a healthy dose…

The State Theatre
316 Eau Claire St.
Eau Claire

Cost: $8 Youth, $14 Student, $20 Seniors, $22 Adult

2-3:30pm Sun. Mar. 11

What a Wonderful World - Annual Concert by the Chippewa Valley Community Chorus

Based at the Heyde Center for the Arts, members of the chorus come from throughout the Chippewa Valley to participate under the direction of Cathy Reitz and accompanied by Anne Kubiatowicz. The Chorus holds rehearsals on Tuesday evenings…

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

Cost: Adults $10, seniors $9, and youth $4

Age: All Ages

2:30-3pm Sun. Mar. 11

Pop-Up Play

Museum Playologists could pop up anywhere with a fun new challenge for you and your family to enjoy. Exercise your brains and bodies with a variety of action-packed activities.

Children's Museum of Eau Claire
220 S. Barstow St.
Eau Claire

8:45-10:15pm Sun. Mar. 11

Adult Open Hockey

A drop-in coed program for the adult hockey player (18+). Skaters divide into teams for pick-up games. Players must have full equipment. Goalies skate for free. Sunday and Wednesday nights; October 11 - March 28. 8:45pm-10:15pm. No play on…

Hobbs Ice Arena
915 Menomonie St.
Eau Claire

Cost: $6 per person, or City Pass (2 punches)

Age: Adults 18+

8:45-10:15pm Sun. Mar. 11

Adult Open Broomball

A drop-in coed program for the adult player (18+). Players divide into teams for pick-up broomball game. Players must have their own helmet. Appropriate footwear to be worn on the ice. Broomball sticks and balls provided.

Hobbs Ice Arena
915 Menomonie St.
Eau Claire

Cost: $6 Per Person or City Pass (2 Punches)

Age: Adults 18+