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10:15-10:55am Sun. May. 7

Twisty Tots Yoga

Join us with your sweet little tot to explore twisty yoga moves, relaxation, deep breathing, progressive muscle relaxation, while nurturing the bond between you and your toddler.

The Center
3701 E. Clairemont Ave.
Eau Claire

Cost: $5/child; Parents Free

Age: Ages 3-6

11am-4pm Sun. May. 7

Springtime Artisan Market

A weekend of art, demos, food, entertainment, conversations and fun. Artisans will have their doors open, and the Gallery will be lit up. 20 outside artisans will set up tents to showcase their talents. The smells of good food and sounds of…

Artisan Forge Studios
1106 Mondovi Road
Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

11am-12:30pm Sun. May. 7

Pie & Ice Cream Social Fundraiser

The Episcopal Church Women of Christ Church Cathedral will be holding a Pie & Ice Cream Social to raise funds for Linda Caillier's second medical mission trip to Holy Family Surgery Center & SCA Medical Missions in Honduras.

Christ Church Cathedral
510 South Farwell Street
Eau Claire

1-4pm Sun. May. 7

Sunday Afternoon on the Ice Age Trail

Enjoy a springtime Sunday afternoon hike on the IAT along the Chippewa River, through the Krank Preserve, and Brunet Island State Park. You'll be rewarded with flowers and frogs on this hike. Bring water, snack, and be prepared for ticks.

Ice Age Trail - Parking Area
23778 Co Hwy CC

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

1-3pm Sun. May. 7

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

1-4pm Sun. May. 7

ACT Test Preparation

Take two official, retired ACT tests and receive detailed results. Write a practice essay using a typical ACT prompt and receive individual feedback. Complete sample exercises and skill drills to review key concepts. Learn test-taking…

UW-Eau Claire Human Sciences and Services Building
239 Water St
Eau Claire

Cost: $179 early bird (deadline of March 2) $199 standard (after March 2)

1:30pm Sun. May. 7

Memorial High School Spring Play: "To Art and Beyond"

A group of bored and disconnected students arrive at an art museum for a class field trip, and are surprised to meet up with magic and mayhem along the way. Famous works of art like "The Thinker" and "American Gothic", "The Scream", and more…

Memorial High School
2225 Keith St.
Eau Claire

Cost: $5

Age: All Ages

1:30-3pm Sun. May. 7

L.E. Phillips Public Library: LEGO Club

They'll provide the LEGOs, you bring the imagination!

L.E. Phillips Memorial Public Library
400 Eau Claire St
Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

2:30-3pm Sun. May. 7

Painting With Food

Did you know food can be used for more than just dinner? Using treats as a paintbrush, make some incredibly unique works of art.

Children's Museum of Eau Claire
220 S. Barstow St.
Eau Claire

Cost: FREE with Museum membership or admission

Age: All Ages

4:30-5:30pm Sun. May. 7

Zumba with Z.Vida Fitness

Z.Vida Fitness is co-owned by Cindy & Emily Peterson, licensed Zumba Fitness instructors who have been dancing to the Zumba beat since 2009. Cindy, Emily and their team of awesome Zumba instructors are dedicated to bringing you the best…

Z.Vida Fitness @ The Center
3701 E. Clairemont Avenue
Eau Claire

Cost: $5

Age: 7+

6-8pm Sun. May. 7

Sing! Eau Claire

Want to sing with others just for the fun of it? No auditions, no need to read music or memorize lyrics, and no talent needed. Secular, simple and uplifting songs.

Unitarian Universalist Congregation
421 S. Farwell St.
Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

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