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Events

activites • classes • festivals • storytimes • workshops

9:30-11:30am Tue. Apr. 17

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: Birth to age 5

10am-9pm Tue. Apr. 17

Chippewa Valley Watercolor Artists Group Show

This collective show features artwork from members of the Chippewa Valley Watercolor Artists group, showcasing techniques that range from traditional watercolor, to experimental and mixed media. These area artists bring different backgrounds…

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

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

10am-noon Tue. Apr. 17

Tech Tuesdays - Open Lab

A digital playground for you every week. Create and play with our coding kits, 3D printers, robots, Augmented Reality Sandbox and more. The experience is only limited by your imagination. Feel free to drop in anytime during the two-hour…

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

Cost: Free with Museum membership or admission

Age: All Ages

10am-5pm Tue. Apr. 17

54th Annual Spring Art Show

Nearly 100 local artists - old and young, novice and experienced - submit their two and three-dimensional art works each year to this community exhibit. The exhibition includes original paintings, sculptures, photos, stained glass, and other…

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

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

10:45-11:45am Tue. Apr. 17

The Hillcrest Dog Walk

Join ChiroElite's clinic pup Surly on a casual 3 mile walk through the old Hillcrest golf course trail. The walk starts at ChiroElite in Altoona and follows a beautiful public walking trail along Otter Creek. All well mannered dogs are…

ChiroElite Chiropractic + Rehab
1219 10th St. W
Altoona

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

11am-1pm Tue. Apr. 17

All Ages Open Lab

Explore the library's newest DIY, hands-on space. Whether you're interested in 3D printing and coding or you'd rather color, paint or knit, the Dabble Box has something for you.

L.E. Phillips Memorial Public Library, The Dabble Box
400 Eau Claire St
Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

noon-8pm Tue. Apr. 17

Choix Roses: les Deux

Discover floral wonders both romantic and gothic in beautiful artwork of bouquets, botanicals, roses and rose inspired art that spans the Age of Enlightenment to today. Experience authentic art that questions beauty and values, or just enjoy…

Galaudet Gallery LLC
618 South Farwell
Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

2:30-3pm Tue. Apr. 17

Pop-Up Play

Museum Playologists could pop up anywhere with a fun new challenge for you and your family to enjoy. Exercise your brains and bodies with a variety of action-packed activities.

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

4-6pm Tue. Apr. 17

Teen Tinker Lab

Looking for something fun to do after school? Pop down to Teen Tinker Lab at the Dabble Box each Tuesday. The public library’s Dabble Box makerspace has a wide range of tech, crafts, and art supplies sure to brighten up those dreary winter…

L.E. Phillips Memorial Public Library, The Dabble Box
400 Eau Claire St
Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: Grades 6-12

4-7pm Tue. Apr. 17

2nd Annual Family Fun Night

It's Child Abuse Prevention Month. This night of fun activities and a light meal is brought to you by Eau Claire Community Services - Children's Hospital of Wisconsin, Eau Claire Sheriff's Dept., and Eau Claire County Dept. of Human Services.

Eau Claire Indoor Sports Center
3456 Craig Road
Eau Claire

6-8:30pm Tue. Apr. 17

Equity, Diversity and Inclusion: Disabilities on College Campuses (Film & Conversation)

Come to continue the conversation of Equity, Diversity and Inclusion on the Eau Claire campus. The documentary DEEJ will be showing which is about DJ, a non-verbal individual with autism, and his experience of going to college. A discussion…

Woodland Theater, Davies Center UWEC
105 Garfield Ave
Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages