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8am-5pm Fri. Aug. 23

McIntyre Library Book Sale

Huge book sale! $1 hardcovers, $.50 paperbacks, $.50 children's books; $5 a bag. Cash only.

McIntyre Library, UW-Eau Claire
UW-Eau Claire
Eau Claire

Age: All Ages

9:30am-8:30pm Fri. Aug. 23

Journey into Happiness

Life-changing teachings direct from India. This event is being broadcast simultaneously in 40+ locations across the US and Canada and has impacted and transformed people's lives opening up happiness, joy, love and peace + deeper states of…

RANWW Conference Center
3460 Mall Drive
Eau Claire

Cost: Early Bird $150; General Admission $200

Age: 14+

noon-8pm Fri. Aug. 23

Sense of Place: THERE - Song of Myself

Galaudet Gallery takes you THERE, where you can experience local and global artists exploring questions about politics, rule breaking and self. Paintings, drawings, sculptures, jewelry and more in realism, figuration, abstraction,…

Galaudet Gallery LLC
618 South Farwell
Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

5-7pm Fri. Aug. 23

Anti-Bullying Seminar

Research shows that bullying peaks in the 5th, 6th and 7th grades. The goal of this program is to minimize the effects of predatory behavior in grade school and middle school-aged children. This will be accomplished through role playing,…

Visit Eau Claire Experience Center (Inside the Pablo Center)
128 Graham Ave.
Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: 5 yrs and up

5-11pm Fri. Aug. 23

Relay for Life of the Chippewa Valley

Food trucks, live music from local bands, bounce houses and many more activities, luminaria ceremony, and survivor dinner. Raises cancer funds for current patients as well as survivors.

Phoenix Park
330 Riverfront Terrace
Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

8-9:30pm Fri. Aug. 23

Live Concert: The Midwest Project

The Midwest Project is a new quartet lead by pianist Colin Heshmat, who will present original composition inspired by working and playing in the Chicago, Minneapolis-St. Paul, and Eau Claire areas. Colin will be joined by Sue Orfield on…

Pablo Center at the Confluence
120 Graham Avenue
Eau Claire

Cost: $12

Age: All Ages