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8am-1pm Sun. Apr. 7

Here We Grow Again - Spring Children's Consignment Fair

West Central Wisconsin's upscale children's consignment event. The place to find bargains on quality, name brand clothes, great toys, books, videos, baby equipment, and nursery furniture. Make some extra cash by consigning your child's/teens…

Hobbs Ice Arena
915 Menomonie St.
Eau Claire

Cost: FREE to attend

9am-4pm Sun. Apr. 7

Lambing Time at Govin's Farm

Hold lambs, chicks, goats and piglets. With 100's of babies due, you might even be able to witness a birth of a farm baby. This is a great opportunity to learn about the farm and experience the farm animals. There is also face painting and…

Govin's Farm
N6134 670TH ST
Menomonie

Cost: $7.75 + tax

11am-4pm Sun. Apr. 7

15th Annual Kids Expo

The biggest children’s event in Western Wisconsin. The whole family can enjoy DJ entertainment, huge inflatables, face painting, performances, indoor recess, a family marketplace and more.

Eau Claire Indoor Sports Center
3456 Craig Road
Eau Claire

Cost: $6 per person, children 2 and under are FREE

noon-2pm Sun. Apr. 7

Opening Reception: 55th Annual Spring Art Show

Exhibits two and three-dimensional art pieces by local artists – young and old, novice to experienced. It is always a diverse and wonderful show. The exhibition includes original paintings, sculptures, photos, & other art.

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

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

1-3pm Sun. Apr. 7

Learn to Crochet

Learn everything you need to know to get started with this craft. Instructor Alie will teach you the Foundation chain stitch, Single Crochet, Double Crochet, and how to fasten off. We will be practicing these stitches and give you the skills…

Blue Boxer Arts
416 S Barstow Street
Eau Claire

Cost: $20

Age: Ages 15+

1:30-2:30pm Sun. Apr. 7

Animanga Club

Join us for Animanga Club! We’ll meet once a month to discuss what’s what in manga and Anime, explore Japanese culture, watch favorite Anime, and more. Registration and parent permission slip required.

L.E. Phillips Memorial Public Library - Chippewa Room
400 Eau Claire Street
Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: Grades 6-12

2-4pm Sun. Apr. 7

WideSpot Players Present: Dearly Departed

This drop-dead funny comedy set south of the Mason-Dixon line is community theater at its finest. Director Nancy Lund and the locally cast Players will tickle your funny bone and it is fun for the whole family.

Widespot Performing Arts Center
N2030 Spring St.
Stockholm

Cost: $15 Adult/$10 Child (Ages 5-18)

Age: All Ages

2-3:30pm Sun. Apr. 7

Spring Recital

The Menomonie Art Music Society presents local musicians and music students performing classical music for strings, piano, voice, woodwinds and percussion.

Menomonie United Methodist Church
2703 Bongey Dr.
Menomonie

Cost: Free will donation

Age: All Ages

2-4pm Sun. Apr. 7

17th Annual American Guild of Organists Scholarship Concert

Performers will be the 2017 & 2018 scholarship winners, members of the CVAGO Lynn Emmons, Paul Kosower, Judy Lies, Elaine Mann, Gary Steffenhagen, Donald Patterson with special guests, the Chancel Choir from First Congregational. Free will…

First Congregational UCC
310 Broadway St.
Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

2:30-3pm Sun. Apr. 7

Pop Up Play

Museum Playologists could pop up anywhere with a fun new challenge for you and your family to enjoy. Exercise your brains and bodies with a variety of action-packed activities.

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

Cost: Free with Museum membership or admission

Age: All Ages

3-4pm Sun. Apr. 7

Introductory Dance: Ballet/Jazz

No prior experience is required to enroll. Introducing children interested in ballet and jazz to beginner technique in a relaxed class setting. This program is great for those looking to test the waters before joining a more advanced studio.

Eau Claire YMCA
700 Graham Ave.
Eau Claire

Cost: Member $56, Community $68

Age: Ages 5-8

4:15-5pm Sun. Apr. 7

Dance Mix

Gain strength and flexibility while learning new dance moves and having fun. Participants will move around plenty while exploring various dance styles and techniques through this introductory class.

Eau Claire YMCA
700 Graham Ave.
Eau Claire

Cost: Member $40, Community $56

Age: Ages 3-4

6:15-7pm Sun. Apr. 7

Introductory Dance: Hip Hop

Come learn Hip Hop basics. No prior experience is required to enroll. Introducing children interested in dance to beginner technique in a relaxed class setting. This program is great for those looking to test the waters before joining a more…

Eau Claire YMCA
700 Graham Ave.
Eau Claire

Cost: Member $56, Community $68

Age: Ages 5-8