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Sun. Oct. 21

Dino Week

Dinosaur-themed activities all week in Youth Services. Challenge yourself to a dinosaur scavenger hunt; snuggle up and read in a dinosaur reading nest; try a dinosaur craft and more.

LE Phillips Memorial Public Library - Youth Services Program Room
400 Eau Claire St.
Eau CLaire

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

Sun. Oct. 21

Harvest Moon Fall Tour

A self-guided tour, exploring the countryside and communities in Clark County. Follow the signs and explore any time. Pumpkin farms, corn mazes, greenhouses, specialty shops, cheese & meat shops, art studios, and honey & maple syrup shops.

Clark County

8am-noon Sun. Oct. 21

Pancake Breakfast & Book Sale

Enjoy a delicious breakfast with fruit, pancakes, eggs, sausage, fruit cups, juice, milk and coffee and browse the hundreds of Catholic Books for sale.

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

Cost: Adults-$6, Children-$4, Under 5-free

Age: All Ages

8-11:30am Sun. Oct. 21

Lake Street United Methodist Church Fall Bazaar

Handcrafted items: woodworking, home decor, crafts, candy, pantry, knit/crochet/sewing, bakery, cards, Christmas, vintage treasures. Proceeds to missions. Accessible to all abilities. Saturday: Coffee & rolls 9 -10:3am, Lunch: 11am-1pm.…

Lake Street United Methodist Church
Corner of Lake Street & Fourth Avenue
Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

8-11:30am Sun. Oct. 21

French Toast & Pancake Breakfast

You’re invited to enjoy a delicious Breakfast with French Toast, Pancakes, Sausages, Coffee, Juice, and Milk. Grab the kids and enjoy a great breakfast with fellowship. Every third Sunday except December.

Lake Street United Methodist Church
Corner of Lake Street & Fourth Avenue
Eau Claire

Cost: $5.50, Kids & Students FREE

Age: All Ages

10am-1pm Sun. Oct. 21

Return of Forage Pop-Up Brunch

Food, music, and lingering conversations in the friendly Forage space. Affordable, a la carte brunch items for carnivores, vegetarians and vegans. Students with ID get a free cup of coffee or $2 brunch item.

Forage
930 Galloway St., Building 13, Suite 212
Eau Claire

Cost: Food priced a la carte

Age: All Ages

10am-4pm Sun. Oct. 21

Pick of The Patch

Outlaw Farms opens up to the public to enjoy the animals and purchase fall items. Items available for purchase are fall mums, pumpkins, squash, gourds, straw, and much more.

Outlaw Farms
E16755 Scenic Drive
Fall Creek

Cost: FREE

10am-4pm Sun. Oct. 21

3rd Annual Chippewa Falls Antique Show & Sale

The Northern Wisconsin Antique Dealers Association will feature 35 quality dealers and invited guests from neighboring states.

Northern Wisconsin State Fairgrounds - Exhibition Hall C
225 Edwards STreet
Chippewa Falls

Cost: $5 (good both days), Food Available, Free Parking

10am-6pm Sun. Oct. 21

Valley Pasture Farm - Fall Pumpkin Festival

Celebrate fall with pumpkin picking, a hay maze, corn maze, lawn games, and mini-golf course. Food stands with produce available.

Valley Pasture Farm
E7631 N County Road E
Elk Mound

Cost: $8.50/person, Age 2 and under FREE

Age: All Ages

noon-8pm Sun. Oct. 21

Dancing with the Dawn

Enjoy rhythm, discovery, and explore Ed Abbey’s ideas about the wilderness inside and outside. Rhythm artworks show dancing and dawn and the idea of discovery is found in NASA’s current Dawn Mission to Ceres.

Galaudet Gallery
618 South Farwell Street
Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

1-2pm Sun. Oct. 21

Chippewa Valley Book Festival Presents: Young Authors Showcase

Come hear local young authors, grades 3-8 share their original works of prose, fiction and nonfiction. The event is free and open to the public. Celebrate young writers.

The Grand Theatre
102 W. Grand Ave.
Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

2pm Sun. Oct. 21

Strut Yout Mutt "Howl-O-Ween"

Dress up your pups and bring them with you to this Spooktacular FREE event held outside at Hobbs Ice Arena's Boat Launch Parking Lot. This howling good time will include a costume contest, local vendors, and a walk along the City trails.…

Hobbs Ice Arena
915 Menomonie St.
Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

3-10pm Sun. Oct. 21

Cedarcreek Fall GamerCon

Meet other tabletop players in the Chippewa Valley and surrounding area at the first-ever Cedarcreek Fall GamerCon. You’ll get to play games, meet community businesses, eat pizza, learn some new tabletop play, and support a great cause.

Cedarcreek Community Church
3520 Eastwind Drive
Eau Claire

Cost: $25 adults, $15 ages 12 and under

Age: All Ages

4:45-5:45pm Sun. Oct. 21

Zumba with Z.Vida Fitness

A Zumba dance party class hosted by Z. Vida Fitness. Bring some flat-soled shoes, a water bottle, and a sweat towel if needed and plan to have a great time moving and grooving to hit music from all around the world.

Z.Vida Fitness @ The Center
3701 East Clairemont Avenue
Eau Claire

Cost: $6 drop-in, $25 for 5-class card, $35 unlimited month

Age: 7+

7pm Sun. Oct. 21

CBD Infused Aerial Yoga

Enjoy a relaxing aerial hammock yoga class and sample (very legal) Blue Ridge Hemp CBD all-natural, vegan, non gmo topical essential oils.

Moonrise Aerials Studio
800 Wisconsin Street; Banbury Place Building 13, Room 112
Eau Claire

Cost: $20

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