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Events

activities • classes • festivals • storytimes • workshops

9am-2pm Sat. Nov. 2

Saving Grace Lutheran Church Bazaar

Features a Silent Auction (all one-of-a-kind items) and Baked goods (Including their famous lefse). Also there are many craft booths with knitting, sewing, sport items, woods, holiday decor and Cherished Treasures. Homemade caramel rolls and…

Saving Grace Lutheran Church
2124 EastRidge
Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

9am-2pm Sat. Nov. 2

9th Annual Hillcrest PTO Craft & Vendor Show

45+ unique handmade vendors to peruse, a raffle, face painting, and a bake sale, this show has something for everyone. Shop and help support the school's students, staff, and families.

Hillcrest Elementary
1200 Miles Street
Chippewa Falls

Cost: Suggested $1 donation

Age: All ages

9am-3pm Sat. Nov. 2

Flynn Fall Market & Craft Sale

The Flynn Fall Market is a well loved craft sale. Shop a wide variety of merchandise. There will be free admission and awesome prize drawings. Hosted by the Flynn PTA for the funding of student events. Enter at door #3 at the back of the…

Flynn Elementary School
1430 Lee St.
Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

9am-2pm Sat. Nov. 2

New Auburn PTO 30th Annual Craft and Vendor Fair

30th Annual Craft and Vendor Fair. Over 50 Crafters and Vendors will fill the elementary gym, hallways and commons. Lunch Available all day.

New Auburn School
704 North East Street
New Auburn

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

9am-noon Sat. Nov. 2

ACT Prep

Help your student ease their worries and get better prepared by signing them up for an ACT prep course. This holistic course provides a comprehensive review of the ACT test, but also focuses in on the specific subject matters that will be…

UW Eau Claire Centennial Hall Room 1204
1698 Park Avenue
Eau Claire

Cost: $199

10am-2pm Sat. Nov. 2

Baby Bonanza

Parents of babies and parents-to-be are invited to join us for Baby Bonanza. Attend presentations, participate in hands-on demonstrations, and learn about community resources.

L.E. Phillips Memorial Public Library
400 Eau Claire St
Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: Parents & Caregivers

10am-6pm Sat. Nov. 2

Blue Boxer Arts Grand Re-Opening Celebration

Celebrate Blue Boxer's new location inside Tangled Up In Hue. 10% off all Blue Boxer Arts items. Yarn, beads, fiber, macrame and embroidery supplies and more. 20% off all class registrations. Giving away 3 gift baskets full of goodies.

Tangled Up in Hue
505 S. Barstow St., Suite B
Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

10am-2pm Sat. Nov. 2

Baby Bonanza for New Parents

Will feature baby storytime, hands-on demonstrations led by family-centered local organizations, and presentations on baby brain development and baby sign language.

L.E. Phillips Memorial Public Library
400 Eau Claire St
Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

10:15-10:35am Sat. Nov. 2

Family Storytime

For ages two to six, but can be enjoyed by the entire family. 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: All Ages

10:30am Sat. Nov. 2

Giant Games Week

Try your hand at giant-sized family games, available on a drop-in basis all week.

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

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

10:30-11am Sat. Nov. 2

Story Time at Dotters Books

Guest readers will share two picture books with kids of all ages. Donuts from Roadside Bakery and fresh brewed coffee for you to enjoy (donations for treats are welcome, but not necessary.)

Dotters Books
1602 Hogeboom Ave.
Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

11-11:45am Sat. Nov. 2

Toddler- Caregiver Movement Class

Help your toddler move through the developmental stages of movement and increase their capacity for learning. The class will tire their bodies and allow them to move creatively. For Ages 5 and under with a participating adult.

Anandaworks Wellness Education Center
320 Putnam St Ste 123
Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: 5 and under with parent

11am Sat. Nov. 2

Eau Claire Children's Theater: Pippi Longstocking

Pippi is outrageously unsupervised and proud of it. She has what she needs to get by and seems to get the best of everyone she meets, including the adults. It’s hard to imagine Pippi fitting in anywhere, unless you meet her, and then you…

The Oxford
1814 Oxford Ave.
Eau Claire

Cost: Admission Information Online

noon-8pm Sat. Nov. 2

Ukiyo-e: Floating Fleeting Worlds

Discover the similarities and connections between three floating fleeting worlds: Japanese Edo Art, Art of and inspired by our night skies, Rockwell Kent's drawings for Walt Whitman’s poetry

Galaudet Gallery LLC
618 South Farwell
Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

1:30pm Sat. Nov. 2

Eau Claire Children's Theater: Pippi Longstocking

Pippi is outrageously unsupervised and proud of it. She has what she needs to get by and seems to get the best of everyone she meets, including the adults. It’s hard to imagine Pippi fitting in anywhere, unless you meet her, and then you…

The Oxford
1814 Oxford Ave.
Eau Claire

Cost: Admission Information Online

5-8pm Sat. Nov. 2

Parents' Night Out

Are you in need of a night out? Bring your child to the YMCA on Parents’ Night Out, an event where you can go enjoy a few hours to yourself while your kids are having a blast here. They will provide dinner for the kids, pool time, games,…

Eau Claire YMCA
700 Graham Ave.
Eau Claire

Cost: Member $10, Community $15

Age: Ages 5-12

6:30-9pm Sat. Nov. 2

UWEC High School Honor Band

UWEC Bands and the Collegiate Chapter of the National Band Association are proud to present the finale concert of the 54th Annual High School Honor Band. This concert will feature over 300 talented High School student musicians from across…

Pablo Center at the Confluence
120 Graham Avenue
Eau Claire

Cost: $7 GA, $0.50 student and youth, plus ticket and facility fees

Age: All Ages

7:30-9:30pm Sat. Nov. 2

Screening: Neither Wolf Nor Dog

Adapted from the acclaimed novel Neither Wolf Nor Dog by Kent Nerburn, the film’s story follows a white author who gets sucked into the heart of contemporary Native American life in the sparse lands of the Dakotas by a 95-year-old Lakota…

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

Cost: Tickets: $12 adults, $10 seniors, $6 youth

Age: All Ages