Events For 04/14/2018

9am-4pm Saturday
Apr. 14

Compassionate Communication: The Language of the Heart

Compassionate Communication offers a way of communicating that centers our attention on what is most human about us. With a focus on true honesty and empathic listening, Compassionate Communication guides us in how we express ourselves and hear others. You will be invited to spend time in reflection, dialogue and prayer as you enter into a new way of communicating from the heart.

Franciscan Spirituality Center
La Crosse

9am-4pm Saturday
Apr. 14

A Weekend of Solitude for Couples

Deepen your connections to the Sacred, each other and yourself through solitude and reflection in a quiet, relaxing setting. Enjoy a private, comfortable bedroom; delicious meals and quiet spaces for reflection through reading, journaling, creative expression or simply relaxing. This weekend is not intended to offer marriage counseling but rather a time of spiritual renewal as a couple.

Franciscan Spirituality Center
La Crosse

9am-noon Saturday
Apr. 14

A Weekend of Solitude for Couples

Deepen your connections to the Sacred, each other and yourself through solitude and reflection in a quiet, relaxing setting. Enjoy a private, comfortable bedroom; delicious meals and quiet spaces for reflection through reading, journaling, creative expression or simply relaxing. This weekend is not intended to offer marriage counseling but rather a time of spiritual renewal as a couple.

Franciscan Spirituality Center
La Crosse

10am-5pm Saturday
Apr. 14

Mary Solberg: Water Portraits

Mary Solberg is a Minneapolis painter whose bold, iconic figurative work is influenced by religious imagery, the great master artists, vintage postcards, and circus sideshow banners. She paints people or animals living or dead, real or imagined, to venerate them on a more personal level.

Minnesota Marine Art Museum
Winona

noon-4pm Saturday
Apr. 14

Becoming Minimalist

In this series of abstract paintings, Phillip Taylor explores the feelings of acceptance and refusal, creating intense personal moments for the viewers. Reception: March 2, 5-7 PM

Pump House Regional Arts Center
La Crosse

noon-4pm Saturday
Apr. 14

Kaleidoscope Designs

Mary Hermanson combines her love for quilting and design in this vibrant series of fiber arts. Reception: March 2, 5-7 PM

Pump House Regional Arts Center
La Crosse

noon-5:30pm Saturday
Apr. 14

DNA Workshop for Genealogy

The La Crosse Area Genealogical Society and La Crosse Park and Recreation is presenting a workshop on the use of DNA in genealogy. This workshop will begin with and explanation of the various DNA tests, their benefits and limitations. In addition, the descriptions of the main companies providing those tests and the costs will be explained.

Black River Beach Neighborhood Center
La Crosse

noon Saturday
Apr. 14

Mid West Music Fest

Attracting more than 100 bands each year, MWMF has earned its place as one of the Midwest’s premiere music events.

Mid West Music Fest
Winona

6-7pm Saturday
Apr. 14

La Crosse Science Cafe

Learn about the latest science news while enjoying the relaxing atmosphere of a local café. Join us at the next La Crosse Science Café! UW-La Crosse Biology Professor Meredith Thomsen will present "Seeing the Floodplain Forest for the Trees (& Birds, & Fish)."

JavaVino
La Crosse

7-10pm Saturday
Apr. 14

Heart of La Crosse Improvisation Show

Three nights only, the Heart of La Crosse Comedy Troupe performs an all improvisational show. Audience ideas decide the characters, and shape the show! The theme is High School Reunion. Audience members who dress up in High School garb will have a chance to win a prize. Cash bar. Drinks allowed in theater. Elevator on site.

Pump House Regional Arts Center
La Crosse

7-10pm Saturday
Apr. 14

Under Paris Skies

Under Paris Skies expands the scope of local acoustic music with inspired vintage and modern twists. During a live set you’ll hear everything from gypsy swing and French waltzes, to Argentine tangos and funky grooves. This trio is sure to get you swingin’ with their virtuosic style and elegant arrangements.

Wine Guyz
La Crosse

8-11pm Saturday
Apr. 14

The Social Animals

Dedric, Tony, Boyd and Roger from Duluth are in the area to play the Midwest Music Festival. Luckily The Hotel is part of this musical cornucopia as an non-ticketed venue, and you can catch the Animals in our historic setting. Get ready for some truly captivating indie rock from up North – where they rely on dancing to keep warm...

Historic Trempealeau Hotel and Restaurant
Trempealeau