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Events

activities • classes • festivals • storytimes • workshops

11am-noon Fri. Jun. 11

Summer Pop-Up Food Pantry

Drive through this parking lot Pop-Up Pantry to receive an assortment of fresh groceries including meat, produce, snacks, and more. Diapers available.

Lakeshore Elementary School
711 Lake Street
Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

noon-5pm Fri. Jun. 11

Listen Up! Folk Music in the Valley Exhibit

Discover the great diversity of musical traditions in the Chippewa Valley in this new, original exhibit. Listen Up! encourages you to listen, watch, and learn how music communicates values, memories, and community. Music ranges from old-time…

Chippewa Valley Museum
1204 E. Half Moon DR
Eau Claire

Cost: $10 for adults, $8 for seniors 62+, $5 for youth (age 5-17) and students with valid id, age 4 and under free. Chippewa Valley Museum Members free.

Age: All Ages

5-7pm Fri. Jun. 11

Nuts, Bolts, & Nature-The Sculptures and Paintings of Steve & Rolley Bateman

Presenting the work of father and son team Steve and Rolley Bateman. Also included will be the art of Steve's daughter Iris Capra Bateman in her first gallery showing. Each family member has a distinctive style of artistic expression: from nuts…

Artisan Forge Studios
1106 Mondovi Road
Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

7-10pm Fri. Jun. 11

Friday Night Games

Venture down the rabbit hole of modern board gaming with the Eau Claire Board Game Group! Welcoming experienced board gamers and those new to the hobby. Join the group for an evening of selected games, and people to teach them.

Clairemont Comics
2215 Fairfax St
Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages and Experience Levels

7pm Fri. Jun. 11

Races at Red Cedar Speedway

The Red Cedar Speedway is a WISSOTA sanctioned track with weekly stock car races. The events are cash-only. Check out the 40th Annual Punky Manor Challenge of Champions 3-day tournament in September.

Red Cedar Speedway
1700 block of Stout Rd., Dunn County Recreation Park
Menomonie

Cost: Pit: $30 GA or $25 with membership, Grandstand: $15 for adults, $10 for students/60+; FREE for kids 12 and under

Age: All Ages