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Sun. May. 6

Bread and Roses

Inspired by Rose Schneiderman who said, “The worker must have bread, but she must have roses, too." encouraging everyone to think beyond just survival and to believe we should have art too. Enjoy illustrations by fashion designers like…

Galaudet Gallery LLC
618 South Farwell
Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

8am-1pm Sun. May. 6

Chippewa County 4H Horse Program - Rescheduled Pancake Breakfast

Support the Chippewa County 4H Horse Program's kids. All you can eat Pancakes, Eggs, Sausage and Beverages.

Village of Lake Hallie Town Hall
13033 30th Ave.
Chippewa Falls

Cost: Adults $7.00, Kids 4-12 $4.00 and under the age of 4 years old free

Age: All Ages

9am-1pm Sun. May. 6

The Blugold Mile

Join the Blugold Mile for the largest outdoor event of the year at UWEC. 3,500+ runners will come through as part of the Eau Claire Marathon. Music, 1,000+ members of the most lively student body, and community members will make this a crazy…

University of Wisconsin Eau Claire, Lower Campus
105 Garfield Avenue, Hibbard Hall 102
Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

10am-1pm Sun. May. 6

Weekend Brunch with Musical Guest

Ar weekly farm-focused weekend brunch with live music from 10am to 1pm. The menu boasts an array of midwestern and other brunch classics including omelettes, quiche, wild rice porridge, Belgian waffles, sandwiches, and more. The bar offers a…

The Lakely
516 Galloway Street
Eau Claire

Cost: Music is FREE, consult menu for food prices

Age: All Ages

10am-3:30pm Sun. May. 6

Mother's Day Succulent Rose Bowl

Create mom a sweet succulent gift. Class Time: 10-11:30 am, 1-1:30 pm, and 2-3:30 pm Please call to register for class time. Includes: (1) glass rose bowl, (3). 2" succulents, potting mix, moss, glass rock, and ribbon.

Green Oasis Gardens
1403 122nd Street
Chippewa Falls

Cost: $20

Age: All Ages

10am-noon Sun. May. 6

Make an Edible Mother's Day Bouquet

Treat your mom to a fun morning out & build a beautiful cookie flower arrangement for her just in time for Mother's Day. This class will cover the basics of royal icing techniques including icing consistencies, outlining, flooding, &…

The Oxbow Hotel
516 Galloway St.
Eau Claire

Cost: $30

Age: All Ages

11am-1pm Sun. May. 6

Pie & Ice Cream Social Fundraiser

The Episcopal Church Women of Christ Church Cathedral will be holding a Pie & Ice Cream Social. A portion of the funds raised will be given to the Holy Family Surgery Center & SCA Medical Missions in Honduras.

Christ Church Cathedral
510 S. Farwell St.
Eau Claire

noon-8pm Sun. May. 6

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

1-3pm Sun. May. 6

Make an Edible Mother's Day Bouquet

Treat your mom to a fun morning out & build a beautiful cookie flower arrangement for her just in time for Mother's Day. This class will cover the basics of royal icing techniques including icing consistencies, outlining, flooding, &…

The Oxbow Hotel
516 Galloway St.
Eau Claire

Cost: $30

Age: All Ages

1-5pm Sun. May. 6

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

1:30-4:30pm Sun. May. 6

Live Music: Micah Ryan

Live music out at Jeremiah’s Bullfrog Fish Farm, featuring Micah Ryan, a singer/songwriter based in the Midwest. Having been introduced to music by his parents at a young age, he quickly stood out among the crowd. He has now written over 50…

Jeremiah's Bullfrog Fish Farm
N1409 566th St
Menomonie

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

3:30-4pm Sun. May. 6

Earth's Wild Ride (Planetarium Show)

Take a wild ride through the history of planet Earth. Shows start promptly at listed times, with room for only 25 guests. Sign-up sheets will be posted outside Failsafe 30 minutes prior to the start of the show.

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 Sun. May. 6

Earth's Wild Ride (Planetarium Show)

Take a wild ride through the history of planet Earth. Shows start promptly at listed times, with room for only 25 guests. Sign-up sheets will be posted outside Failsafe 30 minutes prior to the start of the show.

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

Cost: Free with Museum membership or admission

Age: All Ages

4-6pm Sun. May. 6

Encore!

Relive the best musical moments of the year by Chi-Hi musicians at Encore!, an evening of great music by top concert ensembles, Harmonics show choir, Wire Choir, Jazz Band, and select student spotlights.

Chippewa Falls High School
735 Terrill Street
Chippewa Falls

Cost: $10 Reserved Seating

Age: All Ages

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