Eau Claire Family Friendly Events Calendar For 04/14/2017

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Events

activites • classes • festivals • storytimes • workshops

5am-10pm Fri. Apr. 14

Eau Claire YMCA Family Friendly Friday

YMCA will have its monthly Flick 'N Float (float and watch a movie in the pool) at 6:30pm and will be showing "How to Train Your Dragon". Also, from 6:30pm-8pm there will be soccer shooting in Hobbs Gym.

Eau Claire YMCA
700 Graham Ave.
Eau Claire

Cost: Free entry with Member 5am-6pm, Free to public 6pm-10pm

Age: All Ages

9am-noon Fri. Apr. 14

Visit With the Easter Bunny

The Easter Bunny will be at the Playhouse for a visit with the children. Parents are welcome to take their own photos - come on in and Play and visit with the Easter Bunny. There will be special Easter treats for the children as well.

Tiny Tots Playhouse
320 S. Wisconsin St.
Fall Creek

Cost: $4/Child, Adults Free

Age: All Ages - Family Event

9-11:30am Fri. Apr. 14

Family Fun Zone

Children and parents enjoy open play on the large turf field filled with numerous toys, games, sports equipment, inflatables, and dress up clothes. Organized activities are also offered at different times each morning which children may…

Eau Claire Indoor Sports Center
3456 Craig Road
Eau Claire

Cost: $4/child, adults are FREE

Age: Families of children age 0 to 6

9:30-10:30am Fri. Apr. 14

Tiny Scientists – Water Lab

Play, learn, discover and explore everything about water; from rivers and oceans, to rain and snow, as well as the chemical and physical properties of water. It’s never too early to be scientists and use our 5 senses to observe the world…

Lily Pad Lab
1620 Ohm Ave (In the EC Music School)
Eau Claire

Cost: $60 for 5 weeks, Drop in $15 (call ahead)

Age: Ages 2-6

10:30-11:30am Fri. Apr. 14

Art Explorers

Budding artists age 3 and up can participate in a 4 week storytime series exploring the world of art. Read about different artists, including the artists who create picture books and then experiment with different materials to create our own…

Chippewa Falls Public Library
105 W Central St.
Chippewa Falls

Cost: FREE; Registration required

Age: 3+

10:45-11:30am Fri. Apr. 14

Lily Pad Lab: Preschool Spanish

Learn Spanish through music, stories, crafts and games. Guest instructor Anita Wahl will share her talent for teaching Spanish through her fun, unique Spanish songs and chants. Each student will receive Ms. Anita’s original CD to continue…

Lily Pad Lab
1620 Ohm Ave (In the EC Music School)
Eau Claire

Cost: $50 (6 weeks), Drop in $12 (Call ahead)

Age: Ages 1-5

11am-3:15pm Fri. Apr. 14

School's Out Open Skate

Session 1: 11am-1pm. Session 2: 1:15pm-3:15pm. Skate rentals are free.

Hobbs Ice Arena
915 Menomonie St.
Eau Claire

Cost: $3/session, $6 for both sessions

Age: All Ages

11:30am-1:45pm Fri. Apr. 14

School's Out Rink Rat Hockey

Mite/Squirt (age 7-10): 11:30am-12:30pm. Peewee/Bantam (age 11-14): 12:45pm-1:45pm. Open hockey time for youth players by age. Must have full equipment. Age 15+ not permitted to skate in Rink Rats.

Hobbs Ice Arena
915 Menomonie St.
Eau Claire

Cost: $3 or City Pass

Age: Ages 7-14

3-5:30pm Fri. Apr. 14

Jesus, Son of God: The Passion of the Christ

Fully man, yet fully God. How can this be? As Jesus walks the earth in everyday situations, we see how He deals with difficult people, angry crowds, and death itself. He is the example; He is wisdom personified; He is the God that lays down…

The State Theatre
316 Eau Claire St.
Eau Claire

Cost: Adult $18; Seniors $16; Student $8

5-9pm Fri. Apr. 14

Friday Family Night

Something for everyone, brought to you by Group Health Cooperative of Eau Claire. Includes a youth area with dress up clothes, riding toys, building blocks, basketball, volleyball, soccer, football, large inflatables, movie and coloring,…

Eau Claire Indoor Sports Center
3456 Craig Road
Eau Claire

Cost: Family of two: $8, three: $12, four: $16, five or more: $20

5:30pm Fri. Apr. 14

Family Friendly Fridays and Flick & Float

On the second Friday of every month, members can bring a community member to the Y for free all day long. Community members are welcome to enjoy the Flick & Float movie in the small pool (6:30 PM) and try a family activity in Hobbs Gym…

Eau Claire YMCA
700 Graham Ave.
Eau Claire

6-8pm Fri. Apr. 14

The Paint Shack

Have fun painting on canvas. Made easy and fun as a trained instructor walks the class through the process. Also paint on wood, bags, glasses and more. Check the website for more information on scheduled events and classes.

The Paint Shack
2524 Golf Road Suite 2c
Eau Claire

Cost: $35

6:30-9pm Fri. Apr. 14

Paint at Cheers Pablo

Head to Cheers Pablo for one of many painting events, or a DIY sign class. No painting experience necessary, just come ready to have fun. More information about available classes online.

Cheers Pablo
2839 Mall Drive, Suite 3A
Eau Claire

Cost: $35 per person, $25 for Kids Under 12

Age: All Ages

7:30-10pm Fri. Apr. 14

Jesus, Son of God: The Passion of the Christ

Fully man, yet fully God. How can this be? As Jesus walks the earth in everyday situations, we see how He deals with difficult people, angry crowds, and death itself. He is the example; He is wisdom personified; He is the God that lays down…

The State Theatre
316 Eau Claire St.
Eau Claire

Cost: Adult $18; Seniors $16; Student $8

The Chippewa Valley Family calendar is sponsored by Mayo Clinic Health System of Eau Claire