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8am-5pm Thu. Jun. 17

Cook-Rutledge Mansion Thrift Sale Fundraiser

Supports the upkeep of the mansion, a classic Italianate Victorian home. Sale items include household goods, upcycled furniture, sporting equipment, books, and more. Items are half price on Saturday.

Cook-Rutledge Mansion
505 West Grand Avenue
Chippewa Falls

Cost: Mansion tours are $8

9am-4pm Thu. Jun. 17

2021 Summer STEAM Experience Camp

The Summer STEAM Experience (Science, Technology, Engineering, Art & Math) is going online. Students entering grades 9 to 12 are invited to explore career paths with UW-Stout faculty experts in a virtual setting. Camp activities and a college…

Hosted Online by UW-Stout

Cost: $150

Age: Students entering grades 9-12 in Fall 2021

9:45-11am Thu. Jun. 17

Stand In The Light Memory Choir's Summer Sing

SITLMC is hosting a free, virtual sing-along 9:45am-11am. Each week, the music will be a new theme, hand selected by Cathy Reitz, SITLMC’s Artistic/Music Director. Singing hits from musicals, the Beatles, 60’s and 70’s, folk songs and…

Hosted Online

Cost: FREE

Age: all ages and singers at all experience levels

10am Thu. Jun. 17

Summer Kids Movies at Micon 8

Kids movies at the Chippewa Falls Micon. Popcorn and soda are $1.50 each.

Micon Cinemas Chippewa Falls
475 Chippewa Mall Dr.
Chippewa Falls

Cost: $2 admission

noon-5pm Thu. Jun. 17

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 Thu. Jun. 17

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

6:30-10pm Thu. Jun. 17

Menomonie Moose Lodge Bingo

17 games plus a progressive. Hot and Cold Lunch served. First night gift AND Guaranteed Progressive winner.

Menomonie Moose Lodge
720 19th Ave.

Cost: $3+

Age: All Ages (children supervised)