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Events

activites • classes • festivals • storytimes • workshops

9-11:30am Mon. Jan. 7

Family Fun Zone

Children and parents enjoy open play on the large turf field filled with numerous toys, games, sports equipment, inflatables, and dress up clothes. Organized activities are also offered at different times each morning which children may…

YMCA Sports Center
3456 Craig Road
Eau Claire

Cost: $3 member; $5 community

Age: Ages 0-6

9:30-10:45am Mon. Jan. 7

Movin' & Groovin'

Each Movin' & Groovin' class is filled with laughter and fun. It promotes language & play through the use of music, song & dance.

River Source Family Center
403 High Street
Chippewa Falls

Cost: FREE

Age: Birth to age 5

10:15am Mon. Jan. 7

Lap Tots Storytime

For one and two-year-olds who are transitioning from baby to toddler. All storytimes features stories, songs, rhymes, fingerplays, music, and movement. All are welcome and no registration is required. Also includes parachute games.

LE Phillips Memorial Public Library - Youth Services Program Room
400 Eau Claire Street
Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: Baby-Toddler

2-2:45pm Mon. Jan. 7

Kenny Ahern - Physical Comedian

Kenny Ahern’s show is a family-friendly event filled with amazing comedy antics, hilarious physical comedy and fun audience participation. Kenny creates a comic world filled with spectacular artistry and heartwarming charm.

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

Cost: Adult/Senior $6, Youth $3

Age: All Ages

3-5pm Mon. Jan. 7

Dabble Box Makerspace Lab

Whether you're interested in 3D printing and coding or you'd rather craft, make music, create art or play games, the Dabble Box makerspace has something for you. Self-guided exploration with staff on hand to answer questions.

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

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

4:30-5pm Mon. Jan. 7

Swan Lake Ballet (Ages 2-5)

Have fun, exercise, and learn the art of dance. Swan Lake offers various different classes such as lyrical, jazz, choreography, and more with different age brackets. Consult their website online for more information.

Swan Lake Ballet Studio
Banbury Place Bldg 13 Ste 122
Eau Claire

Cost: FREE sample class, consult with instructor for tuition prices

Age: Ages 2-5

5:15-6:15pm Mon. Jan. 7

Body Pump Class

Body Pump is a strength-focused class for anyone looking to build lean toned muscle. Using light to moderate weight to get a total body workout. Great music and a certified instructor to lead you through the movements.

Highland Fitness Center
2221 Eastridge Center
Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

5:15-5:45pm Mon. Jan. 7

Swan Lake Ballet (Ages 2-5)

Have fun, exercise, and learn the art of dance. Swan Lake offers various different classes such as lyrical, jazz, choreography, and more with different age brackets. Consult their website online for more information.

Swan Lake Ballet Studio
Banbury Place Bldg 13 Ste 122
Eau Claire

Cost: FREE sample class, consult with instructor for tuition prices

Age: Ages 2-5

6:30-8:30pm Mon. Jan. 7

La Leche League of Eau Claire Meeting

Offers peer support to lactating parents and any parent who wants to feed their baby human milk. A typical meeting includes informal topical discussion led by a leader, as well as lots of time for sharing questions or concerns and encouraging…

Family Resource Center for Eau Claire County
4800 Golf Rd., Suite 450
Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

6:30-8pm Mon. Jan. 7

Family Nights

Grab your son, daughter, niece, nephew or grandchild and check out YMCA Family Nights! Each night will feature a hands-on activity for parents and children to complete together. Leave the prep and clean up to us as you enjoy time well-spent…

Eau Claire YMCA
700 Graham Ave.
Eau Claire

Cost: Member $7 | Community $12

6:30-7:30pm Mon. Jan. 7

Ebb & Slow Flow Yoga - Session 4

This practice of asana and breathing exercises help bring peace to the mind and body, preparing the body to build flexibility and strength while minimizing the chance of injury. Pre-Register online or at the Altoona Parks & Recreation Office.

River Prairie Center
1445 Front Porch Place
Altoona

Cost: $25

Age: 13+