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Events

activities • classes • festivals • storytimes • workshops

9-11:30am Mon. Apr. 29

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…

Eau Claire Indoor Sports Center
3456 Craig Road
Eau Claire

Cost: $3 member; $5 community

Age: Ages 0-6

9:30-10:15am Mon. Apr. 29

Mommy & Me Yoga- Session 1

Bring your kiddos and experience yoga through songs, games, bools and yoga adventures. This is a great way for you and your little yogi to strengthen coordination and body awareness.

River Prairie Center
1445 Front Porch Place
Altoona

Cost: $20

Age: 6 mo.-4 yrs old

9:30-10:45am Mon. Apr. 29

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

10-11:30am Mon. Apr. 29

ABC’s and Open Play

Story time, songs, art activities, games and open play.

B’utiful Kids Learning Center
502 Bay St
Chippewa Falls

Cost: $5 entry and $1 for each additional child

Age: Preschool

10am-noon Mon. Apr. 29

Mini Makers: Open Lab

Build and create using real tools of the trade. They'll provide all of the string, beads, cardboard, wood, tape, etc. to create the project of your dreams, and then you get to take your masterpiece home with you. Drop in anytime during the…

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

Cost: Free with Museum membership or admission

Age: All Ages

10:30-11:30am Mon. Apr. 29

First Friendships

A special time for the tiniest explorers. Bring your newborns and tiny babies to a class to meet other parents, learn about baby development, find support and ask lots of questions.

Lily Pad Lab
2524 Golf ROad
Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: Under 9 months

12:30-2:30pm Mon. Apr. 29

ABC’s and Open Play

Story time, songs, art activities, games and open play.

B’utiful Kids Learning Center
502 Bay St
Chippewa Falls

Cost: $5 entry and $1 for each additional child

Age: Preschool

2:30-3pm Mon. Apr. 29

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

3-5pm Mon. Apr. 29

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

4-5:30pm Mon. Apr. 29

Korean Drumming Workshop

Brooke Newmaster, the owner and instructor from Kgam Studio in downtown Eau Claire, will be organizing a Drumming workshop that highlights the beauty of the Korean culture. Join the Office of Multicultural Affairs for a free drumming lesson…

University of Wisconsin- Eau Claire Campus Mall
Lower Campus
Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

5:45-7:15pm Mon. Apr. 29

Invention Convention

Throughout this course, participants will learn about a variety of topics in the STEM field. They will have the opportunity to explore these topics in a hands-on way as they design and carry out their own experiments.

Eau Claire YMCA
700 Graham Ave.
Eau Claire

Cost: Member $56, Community $68

Age: Ages 9-14

6:30-8:30pm Mon. Apr. 29

Confident Birth 8 Week Natural Birth Class Series

Former Bradley Method Instructors, Amanda and Tim Gunderson, teach an in-depth and interactive childbirth course covering topics such as prenatal nutrition & exercise, stages of labor & positions, the coach's role, complications,…

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