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Events

activities • classes • festivals • storytimes • workshops

Fri. Feb. 28

Warmth & Whimsy Winter Art Show

Bring color and fun to your day while winter swirls around outside. Local artists will fill the 1,400 square foot Ayres Associates Gallery with art as, this is the time of the year when color, whimsy, and warm thoughts are most needed.

Chippewa Valley Museum
1204 E. Half Moon Dr.
Eau Claire

Cost: $7 Adults, $4 Students, 0-4 and CVM Members Free

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

9-11:30am Fri. Feb. 28

Family Fun Zone

Children and parents enjoy open play on the large turf field filled with numerous toys, games, sports equipment, inflatables, and dress up clothes. Organized activities are also offered at different times each morning which children may…

L.E. Phillips YMCA Indoor Sports Center
3456 Craig Road
Eau Claire

Cost: Member $3 | Community $5 | Parents FREE

Age: Ages 0-6

10am-6pm Fri. Feb. 28

"Winter Life" Art Show

An exhibition featuring the artists of the Eau Claire Creatives group. Each artist has created work that depicts their interpretation of the theme "Winter Life". Come vote for your favorite.

Artisan Forge Studios
1106 Mondovi Road
Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

10am-4pm Fri. Feb. 28

Real Life – Matt Philleo

Matt Philleo’s goal as a realistic painter is to bring comfort, encouragement, and inspiration, especially to the discouraged and brokenhearted, so they can experience true and lasting peace. Galleries are open normal building hours and 1…

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

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

10:30am-10:50pm Fri. Feb. 28

Little Learners Storytime

Short concept rich stories, singing, finger plays, puppets, movement and bubbles, all of which foster healthy brain development, enhance early language skills and nurture a love of reading in children.

Chippewa Falls Public Library
105 W Central St.
Chippewa Falls

Cost: FREE

Age: Birth - 3 and caregiver

11-11:30am Fri. Feb. 28

Growing Readers Storytime

Stories, songs, movement, and interactive learning activities that build pre-reading skills in your child, followed by an open activity/play period.

Chippewa Falls Public Library
105 W Central St.
Chippewa Falls

Cost: FREE

Age: Ages 3+

2-2:45pm Fri. Feb. 28

FREE Senior Fitness Classes

Building Balance, Strength & Flexibility to prevent falls and regain independence. Plus, meet other local seniors. All abilities welcome.

Milestone Senior Living
5510 & 5512 Renee Drive
Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: 55+

4-6pm Fri. Feb. 28

Winter Life Art Show: Closing Reception & Awards

Closing Reception for the Eau Claire Creative's art show: "Winter Life." You've voted, now see who won! An exhibition featuring the artists of the Eau Claire Creatives group. Each artist has created work that depicts their interpretation of…

Artisan Forge Studios
1106 Mondovi Road
Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

5-9pm Fri. Feb. 28

Friday Family Nights

Open to all families, kids and their friends every Friday night. Featuring Basketball, Volleyball, Soccer, Inflatables, Movies, Free Popcorn, and Special Entertainment.

L.E. Phillips YMCA Indoor Sports Center
3456 Craig Road
Eau Claire

Cost: Member $3 | Community $5

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

CANCELLED: 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

5:30-6:30pm Fri. Feb. 28

Winter Youth Yoga

This class helps your child develop their personal practice and glean yoga tools that help them find strength, confidence, flexibility, and a channel for energy.

Anandaworks Wellness Education Center
320 Putnam St Ste 123
Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: Grades 2-6

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…

Chippewa Falls Public Library
105 W Central St.
Chippewa Falls

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

7pm Fri. Feb. 28

Unplugged at the Library Concert Series

A chance to see and hear great local musicians for free in a quiet, all ages alcohol free environment. Featuring great singer songwriters and bands from in and around Chippewa Falls who also can tell a great story and make connections with…

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…

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

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

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…

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…

The Oxford
1814 Oxford Ave.
Eau Claire

Cost: Admission Information Online