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Events

activites • classes • festivals • storytimes • workshops

9-11:30am Mon. May. 13

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

9:30-10:15am Mon. May. 13

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. May. 13

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

10am-noon Mon. May. 13

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. Feel free to drop in anytime…

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

Cost: Free with Museum membership or admission

Age: All Ages

10-11:30am Mon. May. 13

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

10-11:30am Mon. May. 13

Stanley Playgroup

This parent & child playgroup offers fun & playful opportunities for families to connect through music & story time, crafts & healthy snacks. Plus, each family receives one free book each month.

D.R. Moon Memorial Library
154 Fourth Avenue
Stanley

Cost: FREE

Age: Ages 0-5

10:30-11:30am Mon. May. 13

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. May. 13

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

3-5pm Mon. May. 13

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

3:30-4:45pm Mon. May. 13

LEGO Club

LEGOs are provided in the library's community room for imaginative play. Creations will be displayed in the library for a month. Recommended for children ages 4-12. No sign up required.

Altoona Public Library
1303 Lynn Ave.
Altoona

Cost: FREE

Age: Ages 4-12

5-7pm Mon. May. 13

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 Mondays the group meets for a burger night…

Pine Meadow Golf Club
4324 Fairfax Park Dr.
Eau Claire

Age: 50+

5-9:30pm Mon. May. 13

Lifeguard Training

Provide participants with knowledge and skills to prevent, recognize and respond to aquatic emergencies and to provide professional-level care for breathing and cardiac emergencies, injuries and sudden illnesses until EMS personnel take over.

Eau Claire YMCA
700 Graham Ave.
Eau Claire

Cost: Member $185, Community $225

Age: 15+

5-7pm Mon. May. 13

Youth Safety

Feel confident and prepared to tackle the responsibility of staying home alone. This class will teach you safety basics like kitchen/cooking safety, what to do in case of varying emergencies and how to handle tough situations regarding…

Eau Claire YMCA
700 Graham Ave.
Eau Claire

Cost: Member $30, Community $45

Age: Ages 8-13

5:30-6:30pm Mon. May. 13

Fitness Fusion

Jump-start your fitness with a full body, calorie burning workout. This class will help to achieve a healthier you through various exercises.

River Prairie Center
1445 Front Porch Place
Altoona

Cost: $25

Age: Adult (16+)

5:45-7:15pm Mon. May. 13

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

6-7pm Mon. May. 13

Youth Archery League

Eau Claire Sport Warehouse May Youth Archery League.

Eau Claire Sport Warehouse
2983 11th St.
Eau Claire

Cost: $35

Age: Ages 7-18

6:30-8:30pm Mon. May. 13

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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