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Events

activities • classes • festivals • storytimes • workshops

Fri. Sep. 13

Harvest Moon Fall Tour

A self-guided tour, exploring the countryside and communities in Clark County. Follow the signs and explore any time. Pumpkin farms, corn mazes, greenhouses, specialty shops, cheese & meat shops, art studios, and honey & maple syrup shops.

Clark County

9-11:30am Fri. Sep. 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: Member $3 | Community $5 | Parents FREE

Age: Ages 0-6

9:30am Fri. Sep. 13

Sign Language Preschool Class

Join us for an 8 week sign language class. At the end we will have created a book and know all of the signs to Brown Bear, Brown Bear by Eric Carle.

B’utiful Kids Learning Center
502 Bay St
Chippewa Falls

Cost: $5 or $35 for 8 weeks

Age: 2-8yrs old

10am-4pm Fri. Sep. 13

Chippewa Valley Watercolor Artists 25th Anniversary Exhibit

The Chippewa Valley Watercolor Artists (CVWA) celebrate their 25th Anniversary with an exhibit highlighting the work of 20+ artists. The show will feature techniques that range from traditional watercolors to experimental works. These artists…

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

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

10:15-10:45am Fri. Sep. 13

Preschool Storytime

For three-and four-year-olds. All storytimes feature stories, songs, rhymes, fingerplays, music, and movement. All are welcome and no registration is required.

LE Phillips Memorial Public Library - Youth Services Program Room
400 Eau Claire St.
Eau CLaire

Cost: FREE

Age: Preschool

10:30-10:50am Fri. Sep. 13

Little Learners Storytime

Short concept rich books, singing, finger plays, puppets and nursery rhyme repetition are used to help foster healthy brain development, enhance early language skills and nurture a love of reading. Siblings are welcome!

Chippewa Falls Public Library
105 W Central St.
Chippewa Falls

Cost: FREE

Age: Birth -3 and caregiver

11-11:30am Fri. Sep. 13

Growing Readers Storytime

Features books, songs, movement, and interactive learning activities that build pre-reading skills in your child, followed by an optional activity/play period. Children may attend independently or with their caregivers.

Chippewa Falls Public Library
105 W Central St.
Chippewa Falls

Cost: FREE

Age: Ages 3-6

2-4:30pm Fri. Sep. 13

Reflexology with Mellie

Mellie offers East Asian reflexology for holistic healing and relaxation support. Please be sure to wear loose fitting pants that will roll above your knees. You can reserve a 20 min, 45 min, 60 min or 90 min Reflexology session.

The Broom & Crow
106 E. Grand Ave.
Eau Claire

Cost: $30+

Age: 18+

4-9pm Fri. Sep. 13

Together Farms Burger Nights

Explore the grounds of Together Farms while eating gourmet burgers made from 100% grassfed beef. Serving beverages like beer & wine and other goodies. Gluten-Free and vegetarian options available. Relax by the bonfire, explore the hiking…

Together Farms
W93 Norden Rd
Mondovi

Cost: $8-15

Age: All Ages

5-6:30pm Fri. Sep. 13

Spirit/Intention Manifestation Doll Workshop

Tap into the unique energies this day offers. Craft a doll to set your intentions, and begin putting energy towards them. The doll will hold that energy for you. As you make it, you will be meditating on your intention and listening for…

The Broom & Crow
106 E. Grand Ave.
Eau Claire

Cost: $18

Age: All Ages

5-9pm Fri. Sep. 13

Friday Family Nights

Open to all families, kids and their friends every Friday night. Featuring Basketball, Volleyball, Soccer, Inflatables, Movies, Free Popcorn, and Special Entertainment.

YMCA Sports Center
3456 Craig Road
Eau Claire

Cost: Member $3 | Community $5

5:30-8:30pm Fri. Sep. 13

Rina and the Steam Machine at Together Farms Burger Nights

Steam Machine sits somewhere between the full, round, sounds of American old-time stringband music and the raw drive of early bluegrass Burgers are made on the farm using 100% grass-fed beef. BYO chairs, tables, and blankets. Sides, beer,…

Together Farms
W93 Norden Rd
Mondovi

Cost: Food priced at $10-25

6:30-8pm Fri. Sep. 13

Flick & Float

YMCA supplies the flick, you bring the float. Gather in the small pool to watch fantastic family movies. Community members are welcome after 6:00 PM (photo ID required).

Eau Claire YMCA
700 Graham Ave.
Eau Claire

Cost: FREE