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Sun. Sep. 15

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

Sun. Sep. 15

Laura Ingalls Wilder Days

Laura Ingalls Wilder Days is a family-oriented event featuring arts & educational entertainment based on the early American pioneer experience of storybook author Laura Ingalls Wilder. Find a huge schedule of events online.

Pepin, WI

8am-noon Sun. Sep. 15

Lafayette Fire Dept Pancake Breakfast

Come and join the Chippewa Fie District's Lafayette Station for their annual pancake breakfast fundraiser. All you can eat pancakes, sausage, applesauce, milk, coffee and juice. There will also be a wood raffle and a silent auction.

Lafayette Fire Station #3
5855 197th St
Chippewa Falls

Cost: $7 Adults and $3.50 for kids

Age: All Ages

9:30am Sun. Sep. 15

Fall Festival - St Joseph's Catholic Church

Features Mass, food, beverages, games, harvest market, 4v4 hockey, Granny's Attic, family baskets, silent & service auction, and more. Don't miss the Irish Dance Demo, pie & ice cream social, packers & vikings game, live music by The…

St. Joseph's Catholic Church
417 W Street
Menomonie

Age: All Ages

10am Sun. Sep. 15

Chippewa Valley Gives Back Fall Charity Golf Tournament

Proceeds from the event will benefit Chippewa Valley Gives Back Children’s Literacy Initiative. More information about the tournament, including online registration and sponsorship can be found on the tournament website.

Lake Wissota Bar & Grill + Golf Course
16108 97th Avenue
Chippewa Falls

Cost: Registration fee information online

10am-6pm Sun. Sep. 15

The Pumpkin Patch at Valley Pasture Farm

Bring the whole family to the farm and participate in over 25 engaging activities to celebrate fall including wagon rides, corn maze, farm animals, pick-your-own pumpkin patch, and more!

Valley Pasture Farm
E7631 N County Road E
Elk Mound

Cost: $9/person - save $1 with a non-perishable donation for our local food pantry

Age: All Ages

1-4pm Sun. Sep. 15

LEGO Club

Join fellow LEGO fans twice each month for free building. The library supplies the LEGOs, you supply the imagination. No registration needed. A family drop-in program.

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

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

2-5pm Sun. Sep. 15

Live Music: Fab Five

Head back in time with the legendary, award-winning Fab Five delivering a note-for-note recreation of a live Beatles concert. Wine, cheese, and snacks available for purchase. Feel free to bring a chair to this outdoor event. No beverage…

Autumn Harvest Winery
19947 Cty Hwy J
Chippewa Falls

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

3-4pm Sun. Sep. 15

Introductory Dance: Ballet/Jazz

Come learn Ballet/Jazz basics. 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 advanced studio.

Eau Claire YMCA
700 Graham Ave.
Eau Claire

Cost: $40 members, $56 non-members

Age: Ages 3-6

4:15-4:45pm Sun. Sep. 15

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. Sep. 15

Zumba with Z.Vida Fitness

Zumba is a Latin-inspired dance fitness program that has been wildly popular since the '90s. Join the awesome and energetic crew of instructors from Z. Vida Fitness in bringing the fun back into fitness. Bring some flat-soled shoes, a water…

The Center
3701 E. Clairemont Ave.
Eau Claire

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

Age: 7+

5-7pm Sun. Sep. 15

Poke Bowl Class

"Poh-kay" is a Hawaiian word meaning "to cut (into small pieces)" and the dish was created as a way to use cheaper cuts of fish. In this class, cut a fish into pieces from head to tail to use as the basis of the bowls.

Forage
930 Galloway St., Building 13, Suite 212
Eau Claire

Cost: $45

Age: All Ages

6:15-7pm Sun. Sep. 15

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 $40, Community $56

Age: Ages 5-8