Eau Claire Family Friendly Events Calendar For 06/01/2017

Your guide to family events, stories and news in Western Wisconsin.

Events

activites • classes • festivals • storytimes • workshops

9am-noon Thu. Jun. 1

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

9:15-10am Thu. Jun. 1

Lily Pad Lab: Busy Bodies

Busy Bodies is a 6 week class for all kids ages 18mos-6yrs and their adult to come have fun and move, move, move. Classes will consist of stretching, action songs, moving with props, dancing, basic tumbling, group movements and obstacle…

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

Cost: $40, Drop in $8

Age: Ages 18mo - 5yrs

9:30-11:30am Thu. Jun. 1

Play & Learn

You and your child will enjoy free play, songs, dancing, stories, crafts & snacks. Here you will find playing & learning go hand in hand. Come & experience learning through the eyes of your child.

River Source Family Center
403 High Street
Chippewa Falls

Cost: FREE

Age: Ages Birth to age 5

10am-5pm Thu. Jun. 1

Bringing Words to Life - Chippewa Valley Local Authors

Connecting reading and books with other arts, the Chippewa Valley Local Authors presents a long weekend of fun-filled interactive activities for audiences of all ages and backgrounds. Learn, laugh, and play with high energy fiction, history,…

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

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

10-11am Thu. Jun. 1

Artist in Residence: Mural Making

Thanks to this month's Artist in Residence, Amy Hahn, your little ones will be able to craft all kinds of abstract work to take home. Free with Museum membership or admission. Today's activity is Mural Making.

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

Cost: FREE with Museum membership or admission

Age: All Ages

10:30-11:30am Thu. Jun. 1

Lily Pad Lab: ABC’s for 2s and 3s

ABC’s for 2s and 3s is a fun step into exploring letters, numbers, and shapes. 2 and 3 year old children and their parents will enjoy open exploration time, songs, stories, sensory play and art.

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

Cost: $50, Drop in $10 (call ahead)

Age: Ages 2-3

1-1:30pm Thu. Jun. 1

Dr. Labcoat's Exploratorium

Join Dr. Labcoat for demonstrations and experiments that are sure to entertain and amaze you.

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

Cost: FREE with Museum membership or admission

Age: All Ages

4-4:30pm Thu. Jun. 1

Handprint Chickens

Your fingers plus a little paint can make an adorable barnyard scene. Don't miss this fun activity to kick off our Dairy Month at the Museum.

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

Cost: FREE with Museum membership or admission

Age: All Ages

4-5pm Thu. Jun. 1

Menomonie Public Library: Teen Advisory Council

Join the MPL Teen Advisory Council. Help us choose books and media, help plan programs, be a voice. Council meetings are held the first Thursday of each month. For grades 6-12.

Menomonie Public Library
600 Wolske Bay Rd
Menomonie

Cost: FREE

Age: Grades 6-12

5-6pm Thu. Jun. 1

High 5 Free Yoga

Enjoy free yoga all summer long. No experience necessary. A gentle, all-levels accessible practice, so makes for a great place start your yoga journey. Meet at the area around the Great Dane statue in front of the RCU building.

Phoenix Park
330 Riverfront Terrace
Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

5:30-8:30pm Thu. Jun. 1

Burger King Classic Car Show - Chevy Celebration

Classic cars, vintage, antique, muscle cars and more. Fun for the entire family. This week’s theme is Chevy Celebration! Bring your Chevrolet or any vintage car.

Burger King
4800 Golf Road
Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

5:30-7:30pm Thu. Jun. 1

Stanley Parent Cafe: "Healthy Sleep Habits"

This free family event includes a family-style meal, craft time for you and your child, and an adult facilitated discussion. Childcare is provided. Tonight's topic is "Healthy Sleep Habits", and is presented by River Source Family Center…

Stanley-Boyd High School
507 East 1st Avenue
Stanley

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

6:30-8:30pm Thu. Jun. 1

Sounds Like Summer Concert Series: Pit Wagon + Eggplant Heroes w/ Jeff White

Just like Wisconsin’s beer and cheese, Pit Wagon's dirty country sound and lyrical folk wisdom leave a lasting and authentic aftertaste. Eggplant Heroes play music that draws on folk, gospel, and literary traditions. Jeff White sings of…

Phoenix Park
330 Riverfront Terrace
Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

6:30-8:30pm Thu. Jun. 1

Sounds like Summer Concert Series

The Sounds Like Summer Concert Series is Volume One's Thursday night gig in downtown Eau Claire's Phoenix Park. Local bands play to crowds each night on the banks of the Chippewa River in June, July, and August. Enjoy a pre-show set from area…

Phoenix Park
330 Riverfront Terrace
Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

6:30-9pm Thu. Jun. 1

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

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