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9:30-10:15am Wed. Jan. 9

Babies Make Music - Winter Session

The Music Rhapsody program addresses each age and stage of childhood development. In this 10-week course, caregivers and babies will learn rhymes, lullabies, floor and lap games, action songs and dances that stimulate your baby’s natural…

Eau Claire Music School
1620 Ohm Avenue
Eau Claire

Cost: $150

Age: Ages 3 months - 1 year

9:30-10:15am Wed. Jan. 9

Mommy and Me Yoga - Session 2

This class focuses on you, your child and what they want to do. Some classes will be different than others, but they will always be relaxing, fun and full of laughter.

River Prairie Center
1445 Front Porch Place
Altoona

Cost: $25/session

Age: 6 months - 4 years and parent

10-11am Wed. Jan. 9

Baby & Me

A new group for first time parents and their babies (0-11 months). There will be topics & resources each week as well as time to connect with other parents.

River Source Family Center
403 High Street
Chippewa Falls

Cost: FREE

Age: Ages 0-11 months

10:15am Wed. Jan. 9

Bouncing Babies Storytime

For pre-walkers, starting at birth. All storytimes features stories, songs, rhymes, fingerplays, music, and movement. All are welcome and no registration is required. Also includes parachute play, bubbles, and play group.

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

Cost: FREE

Age: Infants/babies

10:30-11am Wed. Jan. 9

Super Small Science

Introduce your preschool scientist to exciting hands-on and age-appropriate experiments. This week's activity is germ science. Free with Museum membership or admission.

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

Cost: Free with Museum Admission

10:30-11:15am Wed. Jan. 9

Toddlers Make Music - Winter Course

Toddlers and caregivers learn songs, dances, and musical activities that focus on singing and keeping a beat to enhance timing, coordination, listening and language skills. Instruments, puppets, stories and colorful props are incorporated to…

Eau Claire Music School
1620 Ohm Avenue
Eau Claire

Cost: $150

Age: Ages 1-2

11-11:30am Wed. Jan. 9

Get Up & Go

Designed to keep your kiddos moving, these fun and physical games teach teamwork and skills that can carry home to your own living room.

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

Cost: Free with museum admission

noon-8pm Wed. Jan. 9

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

noon-8pm Wed. Jan. 9

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

5:15-6:15pm Wed. Jan. 9

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

6-7pm Wed. Jan. 9

Young at Heart New Optimistic Single Seniors Club

Young at Heart is a local single seniors club for the separated, divorced, and widowed. It's a chance to get out and enjoy social gatherings. Email or call for more information. Second and Fourth Wednesdays the group meets for a burger night…

Brickhouse Pub & Grub - Bar & Banquet Hall
2233 Birch St
Eau Claire

Age: 50+

6:30pm Wed. Jan. 9

Interfaith Prayer Service

Prayer gathering for peace and unity for all people. Members of all faiths are welcome. Hospitality provided after the prayers.

First Congregational Church
310 Broadway St.
Eau Claire

6:30-9pm Wed. Jan. 9

Family Open Swim and Gym

Stay active this Fall and winter at Family Open Swim and Gym. Equipment will be provided for the open gyms. Appropriate indoor shoes are required in the gym. Children 2 and under are FREE.

South Middle School
2115 Mitscher Ave.
Eau Claire

Cost: $4 or City Pass

Age: All Ages