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3/4 to 12/16
Movin' & Groovin'
Each Movin' & Groovin' class is filled with laughter and fun. It promotes language & play through the use of music, song & dance.
Age: Birth to age 5
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River Source Family Center
403 High Street
Chippewa Falls, WI 54729
9/28 to 11/2
MEMOIR WRITING: A Six Session Workshop at the Heyde Center for the Arts
This is a six session workshop; every Saturday from September 28 - November 2.
This workshop is a must for anyone interested in writing, even beginners. The instructors will provide encouragement, guidance, and practice in “life writing” in the following genres: autobiographies, blogs, family histories, journals, memoirs, and personal essays. Discover the pleasure and rewards of lifelong writing for lifelong learners. All Supplies provided.
Time:10:00 am - 12:00 pm each Saturday.
Cost: $119 for all six sessions.More Information »
Greg Gilbertson and Sue Orfield
Two of the Chippewa Valley’s most accomplished instrumentalists are teaming up for a special night of music. Saxophonist Sue Orfield tours internationally and has shared the stage with greats like Dizzy Gillespie and Bobby McFerrin, among others. Recently, the Sue Orfield Band was voted Best Blues Band in Volume One’s 2018 Best of the Chippewa Valley Readers’ Poll. Greg Gilbertson is an award-winning guitarist and songwriter who’s album Surviving the Echoesrecently won Best Record Release in the same poll. Together, they put on an evening of music that is both homegrown and world-class, filled with improvisation and original music by each artist that has been specially arranged for this duo. This is a special evening that you won’t want to miss.
Tickets: adults $15, seniors $14, and youth $7More Information »
10/19 to 10/20
Chippewa Falls Antique Show
Held at the Northern Wisconsin State Fairgrounds, the 4th Annual show features members of the Northern Wisconsin Antique Dealers Association and other guests. There will be 35 quality dealers and invited guests, free parking, and food available. $5 admission is good for both days. Open Saturday 9 to 5 and Sunday 10 to 4. For more information: 715-617-4310
Autumn Harvest Winery Live Music with The Foxfire Affair
The Foxfire Affair will be playing from 2-5 pm. This multi-talented husband and wife acoustic duo will entertain with a variety of musical selections including old folk, country, alternative and rock.
Wine, cheese, and snacks will be available for purchase. Feel free to bring a chair for this outdoor event. No beverage carry-ins allowed.More Information »
River Bend Winery Mulled Wine Event
11:00 AM 4:30 PM
Our mulled wine has returned with the cooler weather!
Mulled wine is the grapevine's version of the classic hot toddy. Made with red wine, apple cider and mulling spices, its warmth is sure to take the chill off of a crisp autumn day.
Be sure to stop in and try this seasonal favorite that we only make once a year!
Country Classics by the Becky Schlegel Band
Country Classics features some of the greatest classic country hits from Loretta Lynn to George Jones and Merle Haggard to Emmylou Harris. The Becky Schlegel Band will take you on a musical journey as she performs the classics she grew up on. Stroll back in time as she brings the great country classics to Chippewa Falls for a special evening. Becky Schlegel has emerged at the forefront of the Upper Midwest’s bluegrass, country and acoustic rock scene. Raised in small town South Dakota, Becky has been making music for as long as she can remember. Her pure, sweet voice with its hint of country twang allows her to woo her listeners with a heartfelt ballad one minute, and rock their souls with rousing bluegrass the next.
Tickets: $18 adults, $17 seniors, $9 youthMore Information »
Chippewa Valley Book Festival
The 20th annual festival brings award-winning authors to the Chippewa Valley to celebrate the written word. Come meet a favorite author, have your book signed, and listen to authors talk about their works. The seven-day festival hosts 20 events across literary genres; a majority of the events are offered free of charge and all are hosted in handicap-accessible buildings. Some of the authors presenting their work in October include Rebecca Makkai, Kim Brooks, B.J. Hollars, and Leif Enger. For additional information, visit our website at https://www.cvbookfest.org/ or follow us on Facebook, Instagram, or Twitter.More Information »
Yoga + Beer at Leinenkugel's
Join us for this fun yoga session at Leinenkugels Brewery in Chippewa Falls! This class is open to all levels! Includes 1 hour yoga class and a pint in the lodge after! Feel free to stay a little longer and enjoy the space, beer, and people!
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Please bring your own mat!
(Extra mats available upon prior request)
Autumn Harvest Winery End of the Year Party!
Join us Saturday, October 26 for our end of the year party! It will feature live music with four-piece acoustic Nashville recording artist Ellie May Kay and the Machine and wine specials!
Wine, cheese, and snacks will be available for purchase, so come, relax, and enjoy.
Feel free to bring a chair to this outdoor event.
No beverage carry-in allowed.More Information »
River Bend Winery Cranberry Blush Release
11:00 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.
It's that time of year again!
Join us on Saturday, October 26th for our Cranberry Blush release party! A delightful blend of both tart and sweet, Cranberry Blush is a perfect complement to Thanksgiving dinner and all of the trimmings.
As always, Cranberry Blush is a very limited seasonal wine and will sell out quickly, so be sure to get yours before it's gone!More Information »