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Sun. Dec. 30

Winter Games Week: Scavenger Hunt

Come to the library and try your luck at our special library-wide scavenger hunt for kids.

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

7am-9pm Sun. Dec. 30

Christmas Village

Irvine Park Christmas Village will be open from dawn to dusk. The display will include more than 100,000 Christmas lights and over 100 life-size Christmas scenes that replicate the Victorian era and the city's early history. The park becomes…

Irvine Park
Bridgewater Avenue
Chippewa Falls

Cost: FREE

noon-8pm Sun. Dec. 30

Choix Fleurs Art Exhibit

Continuing the exploration of choice flowers is the art show Choix Fleurs following the wonder of last year’s roses into the gardens of many different types of flowers.

Galaudet Gallery LLC
618 South Farwell
Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

noon-4pm Sun. Dec. 30

Dragons of the North Lantern Workshop: Light Up Eau Claire

Pablo Center at the Confluence and Visit Eau Claire will host this family-friendly lantern making workshops for artists of all ages. This year the parade lanterns for Light Up Eau Claire will be bigger and better than ever; in addition to the…

Pablo Center at the Confluence
120 Graham Avenue
Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

noon-8pm Sun. Dec. 30

Stars in a New Constellation Art Exhibit

Reaching as far out as we can go, Stars in a New Constellation has on display star inspired art with astronomical art, meditational art, seasonal art, jewelry art--with a good dose of Holiday cheer.

Galaudet Gallery LLC
618 South Farwell
Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

1-5pm Sun. Dec. 30

Winter Games Week: Create your Own Game Board

Are you the next Milton Bradley? Try your hand at inventing your own game using a die cut game board.

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

4-10pm Sun. Dec. 30

Get Illuminated

Stop by Galaudet Gallery and light a candle to illuminate the start of 2019 and release 2018 to history. Each candle and your intentions will be placed in a luminaria and put outside the gallery on South Farwell.

Galaudet Gallery
618 South Farwell Street
Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

5-9pm Sun. Dec. 30

Royal Credit Union New Year's Event

Enjoy live DJ entertainment form Party Hits, fun games, prizes, inflatables, limo rides from Cody Limousines, face painting by Radiant Elf, and a HUGE balloon drop at 8:30pm.

YMCA Sports Center
3456 Craig Road
Eau Claire

Cost: $5 (cash only)

Age: All Ages