Austin and Sage, acoustic duo, 10 p.m.-midnight Thursday, Every Buddy’s Bar & Grill, 19 W. Central St., Chippewa Falls. Free. 715-861-3838.

Kaiged Acoustic, variety hits, 4-7 p.m. Saturday, Leebo’s Bar & Grill, S875 Highway 88, Gilmanton. 715-946-3504.

Forget it’s Freezing Winter Show with Jake LaCoste, 7:30-11:45 p.m. Saturday, Every Buddy’s Bar & Grill, 19 W. Central St., Chippewa Falls. 715-861-3838.

String quartet from Chippewa Valley Symphony Orchestra presents “A Wreath of Carols,” virtual Christmas concert, available at the orchestra’s website, Free. Information: 715-832-6366 or

“Local Color: A Celebration of Local Art and Music,” videos featuring Chippewa Valley Symphony Orchestra musicians playing solos in front of a mural or other piece of public art. Episodes available on the symphony’s website (, Facebook page and YouTube channel. More information: 715-832-6366.

The Stand in the Light Memory Choir’s fall season virtual showcase, the choir’s You Tube channel: Free. Information:;

“Tunes on Tuesdays,” one or two songs from each album recorded by UW-Eau Claire jazz studies program being uploaded at 10 a.m. Tuesdays through Jan. 19 on the jazz program’s YouTube channel: More information: 715-836-4371;


Eau Claire Children’s Theatre presents “And the Winner is ... Dead,” interactive murder-mystery dinner theater, 6:30 p.m. Friday-Saturday, Jan. 22-23, Jan. 29-30, The Oxford, 1814 Ave. $30. 715-839-8877, email, or go to

Cinderella’s Birthday Party, 11 a.m. and 1 p.m. Saturday, The Oxford, 1814 Ave. $12. 715-839-8877, email, or go to

More to do

Red Cedar Film Festival, virtual screening of festival films and virtual filmmaker Q&As, Thursday through Jan. 21. (715) 232-5484;

L.E. Phillips Memorial Public Library presents Baby/Toddler Storytime on Zoom, 10-10:30 a.m. Tuesdays through March 30. 715-839-5007;

L.E. Phillips Memorial Public Library presents Family Storytime on Zoom, 10-10:30 a.m. Wednesdays through March 31. 715-839-5007;

Menomonie Public Library presents Winter Session Virtual Storytimes, 10 a.m. Tuesdays through March 9. 715-232-2164,

Martin Luther King Remembrance, various virtual events noon-8:30 p.m. Monday, presented by Pablo Center at the Confluence. Free. To watch: Information:; 715-832-ARTS (2787).

The Mabel Tainter, tours of Victorian theater on the National Register of Historic Places, noon to 3 p.m. Fridays-Saturdays, 205 Main Street E., Menomonie. 715-235-0001;

Virtual exhibit to honor area women who fought for women’s voting rights, created by UW-Eau Claire faculty-student team, online at


“A Life of Curiosity & Expression — An Artist Remembered,” works by William Benson, virtual exhibit through March 8, presented by L.E. Phillips Memorial Public Library. To view the exhibit go to Information: 715-839-5004.

“Black Lives Matter: Silence Equals Violence,” artists exploring issues of racism and intolerance with a focus on the Black experience in America, through June 20, Graham Avenue Gallery, Pablo Center at the Confluence. Co-curated with Selika Ducksworth-Lawton. 715-832-2787;

“Of Eau Claire: Our Landscape,” art from Pablo Center at the Confluence’s Laurie Bieze Permanent Art Collection, through April 4, viewed virtually. 715-832-2787;

“Potters of the North 2020,” through Jan. 31, can be viewed virtually, Pablo Center at the Confluence, Eau Claire. 715-832-2787;

Pablo Center at the Confluence, multiple virtual exhibits in diverse media by varied artists. More information: 715-832-2787; 715-832-ARTS (2787);

Artisan Forge Studios, home to over 30 vendors specializing in arts of all forms, including artists of all media, 1106 Mondovi Road, Eau Claire. Artisan Forge currently is allowing only 10 people in the gallery at once and enforcing 6-foot social distancing. They are encouraging use of face masks, which are supplied at the entrance and gallery desk. For hours, special events and more information: 715-456-8573;

Derek Hambly, Australian expressionist painter, premiering new work exclusive to B-Framed Galleries, many of which focus on mirrored images of rivers, trees and pathways, B-Framed Galleries, 313 South Barstow St. 715-832-4476, email, or message on Facebook.

“Resilience,” the focus of this year’s the annual theme show for member and guest artists, through January, artZ Gallery, 208 Keller Ave. N., Amery. Hours: 11 a.m.-4 p.m. Friday through Sunday. 715-268-8600;


The 360-degree interactive virtual tour and a new virtual exhibit, “Hmong in Eau Claire,” Chippewa Valley Museum, 1204 E. Half Moon Drive. Other features at the museum: “Reinventing the Chippewa Valley: 1650-present”; “A Century of Change: Farm Life”; “RCU Children’s Gallery: History Quest”; “A Fantasy in Miniature: Kate Aitken’s Dollhouse.” Hours, open by appointment at least 24 hours before you intend to visit: 5-8 p.m. Tuesday; noon-5 pm. Wednesday through Saturday. Adults, $7; students, $4; ages 5-17, $4; up to 4, free. 715-834-7871;