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Events

activities • classes • festivals • storytimes • workshops

9am-4pm Sat. Apr. 4

15th Annual Govin's Lambing Time & Farm Babies

Come see and hold all the farm babies at Govin's. We have lambs, chicks, piglets, goats, alpacas and more. Their motto is; if it fits in your lap, they will help you hold it. It may even be possible to see a birth while you are here. Pony…

Govin’s Meats & Berries
N6134 670th St
Menomonie

Cost: $8.50-9.75

Age: All Ages

9am-4pm Sat. Apr. 4

FORGIVEN: Finding Freedom and Extravagant Joy

This one-day event is designed to intentionally take relationships to the next level. Discover how forgiveness plays a key role in recovering or enhancing the most important relationships. Keynote speakers, the Stephen Witt band and spa…

Harvestime Church
3625 Southwind Dr.
Eau Claire

Cost: $35 by 03/31/2020 or $40 at the door

Age: 13+

9-9:30am Sat. Apr. 4

Melody Time

Focusing on your child's natural love for music and song, this class will encourage all to play simple instruments, sing, clap, tap and more! Participants will enjoy musical pretend-play activites which encourage creativity, individuality and…

Eau Claire YMCA
700 Graham Ave.
Eau Claire

Cost: $30 members, $40 non-members

Age: Ages 3-5

9am-1pm Sat. Apr. 4

Menomonie Farmer's Market - Winter Market

Local producers only farmer's market featuring Menomonie area farmers, bakeries, food producers and artists. Free parking.

Raw Deal
603 S. Broadway St.
Menomonie

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

9am-noon Sat. Apr. 4

Open Play

Kids - bring your parents, grandparents or caregivers in and spend some quality time being creative, imaginative and just plain having fun and making memories!

Tiny Tots Playhouse
320 S. Wisconsin St.
Fall Creek

Cost: $5/child, free for adults and infants under 12 months

Age: All Ages

10am-4pm Sat. Apr. 4

Pour Painted Easter Egg workshop

Come into Arts, Etc and Pour Paint a dozen regular sized plastic eggs and 1 large plastic egg. Create/decorate you very own eggs that can be used for Easter bunny to hide treats.

Arts, Etc.
930 Galloway St, Banbury Place Building 13, Suite 27
Eau Claire

Cost: $25

Age: All Ages

10-11am Sat. Apr. 4

Children's Planetarium Show

The kids can learn about the moon and the stars, in a warm place. Learn which planets are up now. Astronomy day at UWEC is Saturday May 2. Look for free parking behind Phillips Hall.

UWEC planetarium, Phillips Science Hall
100 Roosevelt Ave
Eau Claire

Cost: $2 per person.

Age: For Ages 5-11

10am Sat. Apr. 4

CANCELELD: Eau Claire Children's Theater: The Rainbow Fish

When the beautiful Rainbow Fish refuses to share his vibrant, shimmering scales, the whole ocean seems to turn against him. Unhappy that no one adores him anymore, Rianbow Fish seeks out the wise Octopus, who helps him learn that it's far…

Pablo Center at the Confluence
120 Graham Avenue
Eau Claire

Cost: $24 adults, $20 seniors, $14 students & 13+, $10 for youth 12 and under

11am-1pm Sat. Apr. 4

Live Music: Justin Jay Arnold

The Saturday Morning Acoustic Series continues with singer/songwriter Justin Jay Arnold at Caffe Tempo. Good vibes and java to boot.

Caffe Tempo
2530 Golf Road
Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

noon-4pm Sat. Apr. 4

CANCELLED: Magic Village - Kelvin Saline

Celebrating 50 years of entertaining families with magic and ventriloquism. Kelvin is a regular feature at The Day Out With Thomas, The Pumpkin Patch Train, The Taste of Duluth, and the ReaderFest festival, all in Duluth.

Paradise Shores
26364 CTH M
Holcombe

Cost: $20 - buffet & show

Age: Ages 10+

noon-5pm Sat. Apr. 4

Make It Saturdays » Engineering

Use newspaper to build your own geodesic dome fort! Paper is a strong building material if you use the right shapes and build carefully. Fulton’s Workshop at Rassbach Museum challenges families and friends to learn, marvel and make…

Rassbach Museum
1820 Wakanda Street
Menomonie

Cost: Free with museum admission

Age: All Ages

1:30-3pm Sat. Apr. 4

CANCELLED: UW-Stout Theater Presents Godspell the Musical

Prepare ye for Godspell - the timeless musical of compassion and love based on the Gospel According to St. Matthew.

UW-Stout Harvey Hall Theater
3rd Street East, UW-Stout
Menomonie

Cost: Adults $15, UW Stout Students $10 (must present Stout ID at the door), Children under 12 $8

Age: All Ages

1:30pm Sat. Apr. 4

CANCELELD: Eau Claire Children's Theater: The Rainbow Fish

When the beautiful Rainbow Fish refuses to share his vibrant, shimmering scales, the whole ocean seems to turn against him. Unhappy that no one adores him anymore, Rianbow Fish seeks out the wise Octopus, who helps him learn that it's far…

Pablo Center at the Confluence
120 Graham Avenue
Eau Claire

Cost: $24 adults, $20 seniors, $14 students & 13+, $10 for youth 12 and under

5-8pm Sat. Apr. 4

Parents' Night Out

Are you in need of a night out? Bring your child to the YMCA for Parents’ Night Out, an event where you can go enjoy a few hours to yourself while your kids are having a blast here! Dinner for the kids, games, crafts and a movie in the…

Eau Claire YMCA
700 Graham Ave.
Eau Claire

Cost: $8 members, $12 community

7-9pm Sat. Apr. 4

Tommy Bentz Band

Playing their originals along with covers of Hendrix, Cream, Clapton, Beatles, Stones, and more, the Tommy Bentz Band is a tight and energized live music package.

Widespot Performing Arts Center
N2030 Spring St.
Stockholm

Cost: $15

Age: All Ages

7:30-9pm Sat. Apr. 4

CANCELLED: UW-Stout Theater Presents Godspell the Musical

Prepare ye for Godspell - the timeless musical of compassion and love based on the Gospel According to St. Matthew.

UW-Stout Harvey Hall Theater
3rd Street East, UW-Stout
Menomonie

Cost: Adults $15, UW Stout Students $10 (must present Stout ID at the door), Children under 12 $8

Age: All Ages

7:30-9:30pm Sat. Apr. 4

Colleen Raye - That'll Be the Day

The Hits of Roy Orbison, Linda Ronstadt and Gene Pitney. Filled with stories and humor as well as masterful musicianship and impressive vocals, the show will take you on an emotional, energetic and nostalgic journey you won’t forget.

Mabel Tainter Center for the Arts
205 Main St. E
Menomonie

Cost: $25 GA; $22 for students and seniors

Age: All Ages