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9am-noon Wed. May. 3

Tiny Tots Playhouse - Open Play

An interactive playhouse where children can bring their parents, grandparents or caregivers for a day of creative, memory-making fun.

Tiny Tots Playhouse
320 S. Wisconsin St.
Fall Creek

Cost: $4/child

Age: All Ages

9:45-11am Wed. May. 3


Getting children back into nature with an outdoor early childhood learning environment. 18 months to 8 years old. Discounts for multiple children. Choose Wednesday or Saturday class.

Irvine Park
Bridgewater Avenue
Chippewa Falls

Cost: $140

Age: 18 month - 8 years

10am-5pm Wed. May. 3

53rd Annual Spring Art Show - Community Art Exhibit

Over 100 artists from the area submit two and three-dimensional art works each year. The exhibition includes original paintings, sculptures, photos, stained glass, mosaics, ceramics, and other creative art forms.

Chippewa Valley Cultural Association, Inc., Heyde Center for the Arts
3 South High Street
Chippewa Falls

Age: All Ages

10:45-11:30am Wed. May. 3

Lily Pad Lab: Littlest Lab

Enjoy a special time each week with your baby as he or she discovers an engaging and rich environment. Each week we will have songs and fingerplays and stations/activities geared especially for this age group.

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

Cost: $40, Drop in $8 (call ahead)

Age: Babies at crawling age

6-7:30pm Wed. May. 3

Speed Oiling

This is a fun fast paced event where we will be learning about doTERRA essential oils. We will be going from station to station and moving quickly! Can't wait to share!! Please RSVP as spaces are limited!!

Ojibwa Golf & Bowl
8140 136th St.
Chippewa Falls

Cost: FREE

Age: 18+

6:30-9pm Wed. May. 3

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

6:30-9pm Wed. May. 3

Indoor Open Swim

Children 8 years old or younger must be accompanied by a responsible supervisor at least 13 years of age in order to be admitted.

Delong Middle School
2000 Vine St.
Eau Claire

Cost: $3 or City Pass, FREE for children 2 and under

Age: All Ages

7:30-9pm Wed. May. 3

Chris Mann

Christina Aguilera’s classically-trained finalist from NBC’s The Voice and current star of “The Phantom of the Opera” North American Tour, will make a stop in Chippewa Falls for a one night only concert featuring pop/classical songs…

The Heyde Center for the Arts
3 South High St.
Chippewa Falls

Cost: $21 adults; $20 seniors; $15 youth

Age: All Ages

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