Friday

The Chippewa Valley Theatre Guild’s Fairytale Ball, 6 to 8:30 p.m., Florian Gardens, 2340 Lorch Ave. $10. 715-832-7529 or cvtg.org

Live music by Sue Orfied with Two Rivers, 6 to 9 p.m., Legends Pub N’ Eatery, N5729 N. Midway Road, Menomonie. 715-309-4701 or sueorfield.com

Prairie Enthusiasm — Protecting our Natural Heritage, 7 p.m., The Local Store, 205 N. Dewey St. 715-552-0475 or volumeone.org

Live music by Two Way Street, 7 to 11 p.m., Eau Claire Moose Lodge, 3606 Curvue Road. 715-835-6522. 

Live music by Whale House, 7 p.m., com. The Raw Deal, 603 S. Broadway, Menomonie. 715-231-3255 or rawdeal-wi.

Live music by The Innocent Men, 30th anniversary and EP release concert, 7:30 p.m., UW-Eau Claire’s Davies Center. $5. 715-836-4636 or theinnocentmen.org

Danceworks 15, 7:30 p.m., UW-Eau Claire’s Kjer Theatre, 1602 Park Ave. $14 adults, $12 seniors, $10 youth, $7 UW-Eau Claire students and employees. 715-836-3727 or uwec.edu

Folk Music Tribute, 7:30 p.m.,  The Heyde Center for the Arts, 3 S. High St., Chippewa Falls. $11 adults, $10 seniors, $5 youth. 715-726-9000 or cvca.net

The Menomonie Theater Guild presents “Little Women,” 7:30 p.m., The Mabel Tainter Center for the Arts, 205 Main St. E., Menomonie. $15 adults, $12 seniors and students. 715-235-0001 or mabeltainter.og. 

“Breaking Up Is Hard to Do,” 8 p.m., St. Croix Off-Broadway Dinner Theatre, 1616 Crest View Drive, Hudson. Dinner served between 6 and 7 p.m. $56, $40 show only. 715-386-2394.

Live music by The Bear Creek Boys with Nicole Thomas, 8:30 p.m. to 12:30 a.m. Saturday, Nub’s Pub, 308 N. Washington St., Melrose. 608-488-2100. 

Live music by Bumblefist, 9:30 p.m. to 1:30 a.m. Saturday, O’Leary’s Pub, 809 W. Clairemont Ave. 715-834-6611. 

Live music by The Culture of, Good Guys Wear Wolf, Oklahoma Caddy Shack and Graveslave, 10 p.m., House of Rock, 422 Water St. $5. 715-838-0158 or house-of-rock.com.

Saturday

“Charlie and the Chocolate Factory,” 10:30 a.m., Old Gem Theater, 116 S Knowles Ave., New Richmond. 715-246-3285 or oldgemtheater.com

ARTmobile, 10 a.m. to 4 p.m., Oakwood Mall, 4800 Golf Road. 715-832-2787 or eauclairearts.com

Dance and live music by Orange Blossom Special,1 to 5 p.m., Mill Road Banquet Center, 20020 Mill Road, Galesville. 608-539-5912.

Blair Firemen’s Dance with live music by The Rhythm Playboys, 4 to 7:30 p.m., Blair Fire Station, 122 Urberg Ave., Blair. 608-989-2517. 

Janelle’s Irish Dance spring recital, 6 p.m., North High School, 1801 Piedmont Road. 715- 563-6057 or janellesirishdance.com

Live music by Menomonie High School Jazz Ensembles and Troppo Big Band, “Spring Swing,” 6:30 p.m., Menomonie High School, 715 5th St. W., Menomonie. $5 students and seniors, $8 adults. 715-232-2609 or menomoniebandboosters.com

20 Minutes or Less: A Night of Short Films, 7 p.m., The Heyde Center for the Arts, 3 S. High St., Chippewa Falls. $5 adults and seniors, $3 youth. 715-726-9000 or cvca.net

Live music by Jack and the Coax and The Further Adjustments, 7 p.m., The Raw Deal, 603 S. Broadway St., Menomonie. 715-231-3255 or rawdeal-wi.com

Danceworks 15, 7:30 p.m., UW-Eau Claire’s Kjer Theatre, 1602 Park Ave. $14 adults, $12 seniors, $10 youth, $7 UW-Eau Claire students and employees. 715-836-3727 or uwec.edu

Colleen Ray’s Musical Tribute to Patsy Cline, 7:30 to 9:30 p.m., St. Croix Festival Theatre, 210 N. Washington St., St. Croix Falls. 715-483-3387 or festivaltheatre.org

The Menomonie Theater Guild presents “Little Women,” 7:30 p.m., The Mabel Tainter Center for the Arts, 205 Main St. E., Menomonie. $15 adults, $12 seniors and students. 715-235-0001 or mabeltainter.og. 

“Breaking Up Is Hard to Do,” 8 p.m., St. Croix Off-Broadway Dinner Theatre, 1616 Crest View Drive, Hudson. Dinner served between 6 and 7 p.m. $56, $40 show only. 715-386-2394.

Live music by Sue Orfield with AcoustiHoo, The Plus, 208 S. Barstow St. 715-832-8844. 

Live music by 40 Fingers, 8 p.m. to midnight, VFW Post 305, 1300 Starr Ave. 715-835-6858. 

Live music by Moonshine, 8 p.m. to midnight, VFW Post 7232, 2900 W. Folsom St. 715-832-3528. 

Live music by Bumblefist, 9:30 p.m. to 1:30 a.m. Sunday, O’Leary’s Pub, 809 W. Clairemont Ave. 715-834-6611.

Live music by Rockalypse, 9:30 p.m., The Snout Saloon, 13 W. Central St., Chippewa Falls. 715-723-4848.

Live music by Caroline Smith, Ashley DuBose and Lizzy Diane, 9:30 p.m., House of Rock, 422 Water St. $13 in advance, $15 day of show. 715-838-0158 or house-of-rock.com.

Sunday

Afternoon Tea and Luncheon at the Mabel, 11 a.m. to 2 p.m., The Mabel Tainter Center for the Arts, 205 Main St. E., Menomonie. $15. 715-235-0001 or mabeltainter.org

“Charlie and the Chocolate Factory,” 2 p.m., Old Gem Theater, 116 S Knowles Ave., New Richmond. 715-246-3285 or oldgemtheater.com

The Menomonie Theater Guild presents “Little Women,” 2 p.m., The Mabel Tainter Center for the Arts, 205 Main St. E., Menomonie. $15 adults, $12 seniors and students. 715-235-0001 or mabeltainter.org

Live music by Peter Phippen and Rahbi Crawford, “Sacred Sounds for the Soul,” 2 to 3:30 p.m., The Heyde Center for the Arts,  3 S. High St., Chippewa Falls. $15.  715-726-9000 or cvca.net

Mother’s Day Bluegrass Jam Session hosted by The Fly Rite Girls, 6 to 10 p.m., Corral Bar and Riverside Grill, 318 W. Main St., Durand. 715-672-8874. 

Monday

LEGO Club, 3:45 p.m.,  Altoona Public Library, 1303 Lynn Ave., Altoona. 715-839-5029 or altoonapubliclibrary.org.

Dedicated Readers Society Book Club, org.discussing “Caleb’s Crossing” by Geraldine Brooks, 6:30 p.m., 105 W. Central St., Chippewa Falls. 715-723-1146 or chippewafallslibrary.

Live band karaoke with Jenny and the Jets, 8 p.m., The Plus, 208 S. Barstow St. 715-832-8844. 

Tuesday

Wisconsin Writers Forum featuring Jerry Apps, John Hildebrand and Michael Perry, 10 a.m., The State Theatre, 316 Eau Claire St. Registration required. 608-212-5497 or WisconsinHistoryTour.org.   

Chess Club, 3:45 p.m.,  Altoona Public Library, 1303 Lynn Ave., Altoona. 715-839-5029 or altoonapubliclibrary.org.

Myster y Book Club, discussing “The Light in the Ruins” by Chris Bohjalian, 6:30 p.m.,  Altoona Public Library, 1303 Lynn Ave., Altoona. 715-839-5029 or altoonapubliclibrary.org.

Open mic, 8 p.m., The Plus, 208 S. Barstow St.  715-832-8844. 

Wednesday

Breathe, Stretch, Play, Read: Parent/​Child Yoga Storytime, 10:30 a.m., Chippewa Falls Public Library, 105 W. Central St., Chippewa Falls. 715-723-1146 or chippewafallslibrary.org.

LGBT Bingo, 6 p.m., The Plus, 208 S. Barstow St. 715-832-8844. 

Thursday

“Anne Labovitz: Frail Features & Transcending Treeness” opening reception, 5 to 8 p.m., Janet Carson Gallery, 318 Eau Claire St. 715-832-2787 or eauclairearts.com

NOTA Spring Book Release Party, 6 to 8 p.m., The Local Store, 205 N. Dewey St. 715-552-0475 or volumeone.org

PJ Story Night, a program for children ages 2 to 7 and their families, 6:30 to 7 p.m.,  Altoona Public Library, 1303 Lynn Ave., Altoona. 715-839-5029 or altoonapubliclibrary.org.

The Eau Claire Children’s Theatre presents “Cabaret,” 7:30 p.m., The Oxford, 1814 N. Oxford Ave. $20 adults, $16 seniors, $12 students. 715-839-8877 or ecct.org

Spring Short Play Festival, 4 and 7:30 p.m., UW-Eau Claire’s KJer Theatre, 1602 Park Ave. 715-836-3727 or uwec.edu

Live music by Sue Orfield and Michael Perry and the Long Beds, 7:30 to 9:30 p.m., The Heyde Center for the Arts,  3 S. High St., Chippewa Falls. $10 in advance, $12 day of show. 715-726-9000 or cvca.net

Clear Water Comedy, 9 p.m., The Plus, 208 S. Barstow St. $3. 715-832-8844. 

Art exhibits

Wisconsin History Tour: Sharing Stories One Community At A Time, L.E. Phillips Memorial Public Library, 400 Eau Claire St. Runs Saturday through May 30. 715-839-5004 or wisconsinhistorytour.org

Barbara Shafer: Movement, dance studio on the second floor of the Eau Claire Regional Arts Center, 316 Eau Claire St. Runs through June 1, 2016. 715-832-2787 or eauclairearts.com.

Where Our Food Comes From Part I: The Milk Receiving Jar — Dairy Farming in the 21st Century, Galaudet Gallery, 618 S. Farwell St. Runs through June 1. 715-513-9994 or galaudetgallery.yolasite.com

The Chippewa Falls Area School District-wide Art Show, Heyde Center for the Arts, 3 S. High St., Chippewa Falls. Runs through May 15. 715-726-9000 or cvca.net

Juried Student Exhibit, Furlong Gallery at UW-Stout, 712 S. Broadway St., Menomonie. Runs Friday through Sept. 4. 715-232-2261 or uwstout.edu/​furlonggallery.

Bachelor of Fine Arts Senior exhibition I, UW-Eau Claire’s Foster Gallery in the Haas Fine Arts Center, 121 Water St. Runs through Sunday. 715-836-3277 or uwec.edu/​Art/​Foster.

Bachelor of Fine Arts Senior exhibition II, UW-Eau Claire’s Foster Gallery in the Haas Fine Arts Center, 121 Water St. Runs Wednesday through May 18  . 715-836-3277 or uwec.edu/​Art/​Foster.

Portraits: The Photography of Mark Aumann, The Raw Deal, 603 S. Broadway, Menomonie. Runs through May 31. 715-231-3255 or rawdeal-wi.com

Sculpture Tour Eau Claire, outside on Water Street, in Phoenix Park area and at Mayo Clinic Health System. 715-737-1106 or sculpturetour.org.

Drawn About: Illustrations by Ned Gannon, L.E. Phillips Memorial Public Library, 400 Eau Claire St. Runs through May 26. 715-839-5004 or ecpubliclibrary.info.

Revisiting the Sistine Chapel, Janet Carson Gallery, 316 Eau Claire St. Runs through June 2. 715-832-2787 or eauclairearts.com.

Anne Labovitz: Fraim Features & Transcending Treeness, Janet Carson Gallery, 316 Eau Claire St. Runs through June 18. 715-832-2787 or eauclairearts.com.

Of the Earth: Paintings by Jessica Mongeon, The Volume One Gallery at the Local Store, 205 N. Dewey St. Runs  through July 4. 715-552-0547 or volumeone.org.

Museums

Chippewa Area History Center, 123 Allen St., Chippewa Falls. Tours and access to extensive library for genealogy and local history. 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Tuesdays, with tours at 10 a.m. and 2 p.m.; 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. the fourth Saturday of each month, except June, July, August and December, or by appointment. 715-723-4399 or chippewacountywihistoricalsociety.org.

Russell J. Rassbach Heritage Museum, 1820 Wakanda St., Menomonie. Noon to 4 p.m. Wednesdays to Sundays. $5 adults, $3 ages 13 to 18, $1 ages 6 to 12, free ages 5 and younger. 715-232-8685 or dunnhistory.org.

Chippewa Valley Museum, Carson Park. Exhibits include “Changing Currents: Reinventing the Chippewa Valley,” explore the events and meet the people who changed the course of Chippewa Valley history; “History Quest,” hands-on stations about historic families; “Farm Life: A Century of Change for Farm Families and Their Neighbors,” machinery, artifacts, stories, photographs; and “This Day,” object theater. 1 to 5 p.m. Tuesdays to Sundays, with early hours Saturdays 10 a.m. and late Tuesdays until 8 p.m. $5 adults, $2 children 5 to 17 and UW-Eau Claire students, free 4 and younger. Free admission from 5 to 8 p.m. Tuesdays. 715-834-7871 or cvmuseum.com.

Chippewa Falls Museum of Industry and Technology, istory of industry and technology at 21 E. Grand Ave., Chippewa Falls. Exhibits include “Made in Chippewa,” pictorial display of many of the industries and products made in Chippewa Falls since the 1860s; “Cray Supercomputers Collection,” evolution of supercomputing; “Mason Companies,” history of shoe making and unique marketing tool use; “Great Northern Corporations,” corrugated display cases; “Darley, Company,” fire engines and pumps made in Chippewa Falls sold worldwide; “Hubbard Scientific,” educational tools made in Chippewa Falls; "Toy Soldiers," one man's collection of toy soldiers, patches and uniforms from Indian War to aerospace and "Leinenkugel’s Memorabilia Collection," from the family. Public tours 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Thursdays, Fridays and Saturdays. Suggested donations of $5 adults, $3 children. 715-720-9206 or cfmit.org.h

Children’s Museum of Eau Claire, hands-on exhibits include “Water Works,” “Toddler Park,” “Bitty City,” “Kidstruction Zone,” “Body Smarts,” “Show Business,” and “Dairy Farming, Camping, Fishing and Imagination Playground.” 220 S. Barstow St. 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Tuesdays, Wednesdays, Fridays and Saturdays; 9 a.m. to 7 p.m. Thursdays; noon to 5 p.m. Sundays. $5. 715-832-5437 or cmec.cc.

Old Courthouse Museum & Jail, 315 W. Madison St., Durand. Long-term exhibit includes original wood-framed courthouse and original iron lattice-work jail cells. 10 a.m. to noon Tuesdays, or by appointment. 715-672-5423, 715-672-5709 or oldpepincountycourthouse.org.