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Sun. Nov. 12

Fall Ballet Classes

Taught by a great team of four enthusiastic teachers who love to teach ballet, lyrical, and jazz dance. Check online schedule for breakdown of schedule, pricing, and age brackets.

Swan Lake Ballet Studio
Banbury Place Bldg 13 Ste 122
Eau Claire

Cost: $5-8 per class / $20-36 for 5 classes / $30-55 for 9 classes

Age: Ages 5-7, 7-9, 10-14

8am-5pm Sun. Nov. 12

29th Annual Eau Claire Hmong New Year Celebration

The general public is invited to celebrate the end of the harvest year and the beginning of the new year. Entertainment scheduled for Saturday.

Eau Claire Indoor Sports Center
3456 Craig Road
Eau Claire

Cost: Children under 5 and seniors over 65 are free; General Admission is $4

Age: All Ages

8am Sun. Nov. 12

Flip into Fall Gymnastics Meet

Come join us for a weekend full of head-over-heels excitement! The Eau Claire YMCA Gymnastics Center will host a meet for Y gymnasts from across the state. The meet will feature routines on bars, beam, floor and vault… you won’t want to…

YMCA Tennis Center
229 Moore St.
Eau Claire

Cost: Adult: $2, Child: $1

Age: All Ages

10am-5pm Sun. Nov. 12

Christmas Preview Open House

Come celebrate the season with us and check out Christmas decorations for indoors and outdoors.

May’s Floral Garden
3424 Jeffers Road
Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

11am-6pm Sun. Nov. 12

10th Annual Spaghetti Spectacular

This is more than a fabulous all-you-care-to-eat spaghetti meal served to you by our students. There will be a physics demonstrations and school open house from 1-3pm, bucket raffle theme baskets valued at $200 are created by each grade, and…

McDonell Area Catholic High School
1316 Bel Air Blvd.
Chippewa Falls

Cost: Meal is $7 (ages 12 to adult), $4 (ages 11 to 4), ages three and under free, $30 maximum immediate family.

Age: All Ages

noon-2pm Sun. Nov. 12

Gifts Galore & More Holiday Boutique

Artisan quality crafts & gifts, fall/Christmas décor, clothing, jewelry, household items. The Sweet Shoppe has specialty cookies, treats. Vintage/collectable treasures, Snow Babies, Silent Auction, art, Packer items, Mayan Hands crafts; Fair…

First Presbyterian Church
2112 Rudolph Rd.
Eau Claire

1-3:30pm Sun. Nov. 12

The Addams Family Musical

Fall Creek High School students bring to stage everyone's favorite creepy, and kooky neighbors, The Addams Family.

Fall Creek High School Auditorium
336 E. Hoover Ave
Fall Creek

Cost: $7 Adults, $5 Students, $1 ages 5 and under

Age: All Ages

1-3pm Sun. Nov. 12

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

2pm Sun. Nov. 12

UWEC Women's Concert Chorale

Specializes in the study and performance of music written specifically for treble ensembles. The group is comprised of female students from many scholastic disciplines within the University.

Gantner Concert Hall, Haas Fine Arts Center
UW-Eau Claire
Eau Claire

Cost: $2-7

2pm Sun. Nov. 12

UWEC Concert Choir

Because of the popularity of the choral program at UW-Eau Claire, the campus has been recognized as "Wisconsin's Singing University". Comprised of students from all academic areas of campus, Concert Choir performs mixed-choir music from the…

Gantner Concert Hall, Haas Fine Arts Center
UW-Eau Claire
Eau Claire

Cost: $2-7

5:30-6:30pm Sun. Nov. 12

Teen Yoga

This is a mixed level class for teens of all and ability levels interested in checking out yoga for building strength and flexibility, increasing self-confidence and reducing stress. Any gender is welcome.

The Yoga Center of Eau Claire
2524 Golf Road Suite 2F
Eau Claire

Cost: Purchase the series for $10.00 per class (5 classes for $50) or drop in rate is $12.00 per class

Age: 13 -17 (middle or high school)

7:30-9pm Sun. Nov. 12

Conversation on Islam

Members of the Islamic Center of Altoona will talk at the Unitarian Society of Menomonie about aspects of Islam, including Islam and feminism, brief discussion of Shariah, and answer questions about Islam. The focus is to help listeners…

Unitarian Society of Menomonie
105 21st Street North
Menomonie

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

8:45-10:15pm Sun. Nov. 12

Adult Open Hockey

A drop-in coed program for the adult hockey player (18+). Skaters divide into teams for pick-up games. Players must have full equipment. Goalies skate for free. Sunday and Wednesday nights; October 11 - March 28. 8:45pm-10:15pm. No play on…

Hobbs Ice Arena
915 Menomonie St.
Eau Claire

Cost: $6 per person, or City Pass (2 punches)

Age: Adults 18+

8:45-10:15pm Sun. Nov. 12

Adult Open Broomball

A drop-in coed program for the adult player (18+). Players divide into teams for pick-up broomball game. Players must have their own helmet. Appropriate footwear to be worn on the ice. Broomball sticks and balls provided.

Hobbs Ice Arena
915 Menomonie St.
Eau Claire

Cost: $6 Per Person or City Pass (2 Punches)

Age: Adults 18+

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