Thursday, Jan. 6 New Year’s Digital Wellness, 1 p.m., River Falls Public Library Lower Level Community Room (140 Union St.) Hands-on workshop. Finding your balance with devices. Bring your devices.
Trivia Night, 7-10 p.m., hosted by Spring Valley Public Library at Mooney’s Rusty Horse Bar & Grill (211 McKay Ave., Spring Valley). Prizes awarded to the winner.
Friday, Jan. 7-Sunday, Jan. 9 Plum Creek Quilters 2022 Show, 9 a.m. to 6 p.m. Friday; 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturday/Sunday, Sargent’s Nursery (3352 N. Service Drive, Red Wing). Enjoy the greenhouse full of hundreds of quilts and quilting vendors, class projects, wool and fiber art, fun challenges and more. Admission is $5. Masks are strongly encouraged.
Saturday, Jan. 8 Prescott Wrestling Club Meat Raffle, 3:30 p.m., Valley Bar & Grill (W10299 US Highway 10, Prescott).
Monday, Jan. 10 Life Line Screening, 9 a.m. to 4 p.m., River Falls Moose Lodge. Life Line Screening is the world’s leading provider of preventive health screenings. The screenings offer a 5-test package to thoroughly check you for risk of Stroke, Cardiovascular Disease and other chronic conditions. The combination of these tests can help detect problems – before you have symptoms and while your doctor can still take action. So you can keep doing the things you love! Know your risk of a Stroke or Cardiovascular Disease. Get peace of mind or early detection with a preventive health screening from Life Line Screening. Sign up now and receive special pricing here: https://llsa.social/HSC or call 800-690-6495 Pre-registration is required
Tuesday, Jan. 11 Discover Together Tuesday, 11 a.m., Ellsworth Senior Center (lower level of 312 W. Main St.) Join seniors for an invigorating morning with CJ Young of Country Fit. Learn chair exercises that focus on strength, endurance, balance and flexibility. Learn how to use free weights, bands and balls. A meal will be provided by the Senior Center and Friends of the Ellsworth Public Library.
Thursday, Jan. 13 Morning Book Club, 10:30 a.m., Ellsworth Public Library (312 W. Main St.) Discussing “The Four Winds” by Kristin Hannah. Call 715-273-3209 for more information.
Author Gary Porter, 6:30 p.m., River Falls Public Library Lower Level Community Room (140 Union St.) Author of “Griff, My Life as Drake’s Top Dog,” the story of a lovable bulldog’s time as the Drake University’s live mascot. Chapter2Books will be in the library selling books. Also on Facebook Love or the library’s YouTube channel.
Friday, Jan. 14 Morning Kickstarter, 7:30 a.m. Siren Photo & Floral (368 W. Main St., Ellsworth). Join Ellsworth Chamber of Commerce members for a ribbon cutting and networking coffee kickstarter.
Saturday, Jan. 15 Float Night, 6-8 p.m., Klaas-Jonas Community Pool, Ellsworth. The underwater pool lights will be on while you float! Bring your own float or use the pool noodles. Ice cream floats will be available for purchase. Regular admission applies.
Sunday, Jan. 16 Coulee by Candlelight: Hike, Snowshoe, Be Merry, 6-8 p.m., Magee Park (671 Dexter St. S., Prescott). Join Coulee River Trails for a candlelight snowshoe hike in and around Magee Park. Explore areas that will become trails in the future. Enjoy hot chocolate, hot cider and treats around a fire. Restrooms not available onsite. Registration requested but not required.
Prescott Area Chamber of Commerce Annual Dinner, The Old Ptacek’s Event Center, Prescott. Join the Prescott Area Chamber for the 42nd annual dinner, Winter Wonderland Evening Escape. Social hour at 5:30 p.m., dinner at 7 p.m. Individual tickets are $40, open to the public. RSVP to 715-629-0047.
Thursday, Jan. 20 Community Book Club, 6:30 p.m., 715 Steer & Beer (W6087 US Highway 10, Ellsworth). For ages 21-plus. This month’s selection is “Faye Faraway” by Helen Fisher. Let’s gather together to share our love of books, conversation, and community.
Saturday, Jan. 22 Sixth Annual Ice Kickball, 10 a.m., Eau Galle Rec Park (W Spring Valley). Cost is $30 per team of six (must have three girls per team). Must be 18 or older to play. Meat raffle, 50/50 raffle and more. Proceeds go to Spring Valley Seniors Staying Put and Spring Valley Public Library. No ATVs or SxS.
Saturday, Jan. 29 Murder Mystery Dinner Theater, 7 p.m. Ellsworth Community School District Foundation presents “Till Death Do Us Part.” Tickets available at Ellsworth High School office and CCF Bank Ellsworth.
Disco Knights Gala, 6 p.m., The Old Ptacek’s Event Center (1449 Orrin Road, Prescott). A flashback to the 70s with Disco Knights. Enjoy a night out with dinner, dancing, photo booth, live and silent auction, and cash bar. Proceeds benefit a bathroom renovation, principal discretion and teacher grants at St. Joseph Parish School in Prescott. Tickets are available at www.event.gives/discoknights Prescott Senior Lock-in Meat Raffle, 3 p.m., No Name Saloon (114 Broad St., Prescott). Help raise funds for the 2022 senior lock-in all-night party for the graduating class.
Wednesday, Jan. 19