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9am-2pm Sun. May. 5

2nd Annual Hope Lutheran Craft and Vendor Show

Great variety of crafts and vendors. Including Hand soaps, bath balms, hand towels and much more. Vendors are Scentsy, Tupperware, Thrity-One, Paparazzi jewelry, Avon and more! Lunch available by the Hope Lutheran ASP Mission Youth.

Hope Lutheran Church
2226 Eddy Ln.
Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

11am-4pm Sun. May. 5

Eau Claire Exotic Pet Expo

With 100+ tables of vendors, you'll find great deals on pet supplies as well as exotic pets from responsible breeders. Expect all sorts of exotic pets to be available for sale/adoption including birds, small animals (rabbits, hedgehogs,…

Eau Claire Expo Center
5530 Fairview Dr.
Eau Claire

Cost: $3/adult, $1/child (ages 4-12), kids 3 and under free

Age: All Ages

11am-3pm Sun. May. 5

2nd Annual Kite Festival

Enjoy an afternoon of kite flying on the driving range and don't forget to bring the dogs! Also, kites and food will be available for purchase in the Event Center. Guests are welcome to bring their own kites.

Tanglewood Greens
2200 Crestwood Dr.
Menomonie

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

noon-8pm Sun. May. 5

Naked Flowers: Poetry Revealed

See inside X-Rayed Flowers; read a Poem Flower; enjoy abstracted and Americana flowers along with other floral inspired sights during their spring show.

Galaudet Gallery LLC
618 South Farwell
Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

1-4pm Sun. May. 5

Guns, Bikes, and Women: Unconventional Tours of the Schlegelmilch House

Antique guns, bicycling in 1890s Eau Claire, and women's history are explored in an unconventional tour of the Historic Schleglemilch House in downtown Eau Claire.

Schlegelmilch-McDaniel House
517 S Farwell Street
Eau Claire

Cost: $5 adults, $2 children 4-17, free for Chippewa Valley Museum members

Age: All Ages

1-4pm Sun. May. 5

Phoenix Gymnastics Showcase

The members of Phoenix Gymnastics would enjoy showing you what they have been working on. They will have multiple skill levels performing.

Bloomer High School
1310 17th Ave.
Bloomer

Cost: $5, kids 4 and under free

Age: All Ages

2-4pm Sun. May. 5

Amp Quiz Trivia at The Lakely

Free to play, teams of any size, prizes for top three teams. Get a free answer online and visit 'Amp Quiz Trivia - Wisconsin' on Facebook for a picture hint.

The Lakely
516 Galloway St.
Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: All ages

3-4pm Sun. May. 5

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. May. 5

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

4:30-5:30pm Sun. May. 5

Zumba with Z.Vida Fitness

A Zumba dance party class hosted by Z. Vida Fitness. Bring some flat-soled shoes, a water bottle, and a sweat towel if needed and plan to have a great time moving and grooving to hit music from all around the world.

The Center
3701 E. Clairemont Ave.
Eau Claire

Cost: $6 drop-in, $25 for 5-class card, $35 unlimited month

Age: 7+

6:15-7pm Sun. May. 5

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