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Sun. May. 13

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

7am-1pm Sun. May. 13

Mother's Day Brunch

Kids and husbands; take the reins and make plans to celebrate Mom with us at The Lakely. Your wife/mother will enjoy one free mimosa during brunch, though she undoubtedly deserves much more than that. Live music by Nick Seeger from 10am -…

The Lakely
516 Galloway Street
Eau Claire

Age: All Ages

8:30am-noon Sun. May. 13

Mother’s Day Pancake Breakfast and Basket Raffle

Menu: Cascading Chocolate Fondue Fountain with Fruit, Pancakes, Baked French Toast Casserole, Scrambled Eggs with optional salsa, hot sauce and/or cheese, Sausage, Fruit Cups, Juice, Milk and Coffee. By reserving ahead of time, breakfast can…

Sacred Heart-St Patrick Parish Center
322 Fulton St
Eau Claire

Cost: Breakfast: Adults $6, Children $4, Family $25 Raffle: 1 for $1, 15 for $10, wingspan for $20

Age: All Ages

9am-4pm Sun. May. 13

15th Annual "The Past Passed Here" Living History Event

Experience the 1700s and 1800s through living history in authentic fur trade camps, and a mobile lumbering museum. Hands-on activities and games. Blacksmith, porcupine quill artist, beading and weaving artists, and more. Shop trader's row for…

Allen Park
S. Bridge St.
Chippewa Falls

Cost: $3 or $10 Family; FREE for 5 or younger

Age: All Ages

10am-2pm Sun. May. 13

Mother's Day Brunch

This Mother's Day Brunch features live music, a mimosa bar, and a kids activity station. Menu includes seasonal fruit, waffle station, full breakfast buffet, smoked salmon, and numerous vegetable and potato options.

Lake Wissota Golf & Events
16108 97th Ave.
Chippewa Falls

Cost: $25 Adults $10 Kids

Age: All Ages

noon-2pm Sun. May. 13

Floral Water Slide Decals Bracelets

Create a bracelet to cherish forever. In this class, you will cut and place floral themed water slide decals onto the lightly colored pre-fired glass pieces provided. This is a class perfect for Mother’s Day. After class, the pieces will be…

The Glass Orchard
130 Deerfield Road
Eau Claire

Cost: $50/person -Call/email to register

Age: 15+

noon-8pm Sun. May. 13

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

1-3:15pm Sun. May. 13

Mothers Day DIY Signs

Head to Cheers Pablo on Mothers Day and create your own sign. Choose from one of the ones they have created, or do your own custom quote.

Cheers Pablo
2839 Mall Drive, Suite 3A
Eau Claire

Cost: $40

Age: All Ages

1-5pm Sun. May. 13

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. 13

Live Music: Nick Foytik

Live music out at Jeremiah’s Bullfrog Fish Farm, featuring Nick Foytik, hailing from the pines of Northern Wisconsin, Nick began playing guitar at 15. Now, with more than 20 years of experience, Nick continues to work as a guitar for hire,…

Jeremiah's Bullfrog Fish Farm
N1409 566th St
Menomonie

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

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