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10-11am Thu. Oct. 28

Stand In The Light Memory Choir Fall Rehearsals

For people in early to mid-stages of memory loss, their care partners and singing volunteers. Rehearsals will be hybrid, held in person as well as virtually via Zoom. Registration will take place at the first rehearsal.

Lutheran Church of the Good Shepherd
1120 Cedar St.
Eau Claire

Cost: $25 registration fee

10am-5pm Thu. Oct. 28

Exploring the Versatility of Birch Bark

Artisan Forge Studios is pleased to present a first-of-its-kind exhibit showcasing natural birch bark as an art medium! Join us as we introduce you to 7 talented artists who have been exploring the possibilities of birch bark as they incorporate it…

Artisan Forge Studios
1106 Mondovi Road
Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

noon-6pm Thu. Oct. 28

River Divinations Tarot & Bone Readings

River has read Tarot & Bones professionally for over thirty years.

The Broom & Crow, LLC
1726 N Clairemont Ave
Eau Claire

Cost: $20-80

Age: All Ages

3-5pm Thu. Oct. 28

After School Crafternoons at String Theory

A new seasonally spooky craft each week. Monster eye jewelry, painted mini pumpkins, witches brew Ooblek, and sweet and spooky face masks will all be featured. Registration is encouraged, masks will be required. All ages are welcome, adult…

String Theory Studio
116 North Bridge Street
Chippewa Falls

Cost: Varies

Age: All Ages

6-8pm Thu. Oct. 28

Star Wars: The Nostalgia Awakens - Family Activity Dates

Along with the Star Wars: The Nostalgia Awakens exhibit Chippewa Valley Museum is hosting family-friendly events. Visitors can enjoy a range of fun activities. LEGO building challenges, robotics demonstrations, Wookie cookie decorating and more will…

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

Cost: $10 adults, $8 seniors, $5 students and ages 5-17, FREE for 5 and under

Age: All Ages

6:30-10pm Thu. Oct. 28

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)