Arts & Culture

Presents forum/artists series bringing world renowned lecturers and performers to the community through the university.


Provides funding to organizations to support professional performing arts engagements, annual performing arts booking and education conference called the Arts Midwest Conference, and other programs and services for the nine-state region (IL, IN, IA, MI, MN, ND, OH, SD, and WI).

Provides a forum for photographers of all levels to improve their photographic skills. Monthly programs cover a wide range of topics and allow photos to be shared and critiqued. Club shows provide opportunities to display and sell your work. Annual nature photo contest. Annual photo exhibit at the Heyde Center in Chippewa Falls WI in October.

Blue Ox Music Festival welcomes you to Eau Claire, Wisconsin! We appreciate your interest in our outdoor Bluegrass, Roots, and Americana music festival and look forward to helping you create great memories when you join us. Camping is included with all ticket purchases.;

The Cello Connection offers The String Connection, an adult intermediate level orchestra, open to violin, viola, cello, string bass and harp players.