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Events

activities • classes • festivals • storytimes • workshops

8am-5pm Sun. Nov. 10

Eau Claire's 31st Annual Hmong New Year

Immerse yourself in authentic Hmong culture through couples "ball toss", performing arts, vendors, and of course plenty of food. Dress code is semi-formal and traditional attire is highly recommended.

YMCA Sports Center
3456 Craig Road
Eau Claire

Cost: $4 GA

11am-6pm Sun. Nov. 10

12th Annual Spaghetti Spectacular

All-you-care-to-eat spaghetti meal with homemade garlic bread, salad, cookie and drink, served to you by our students. Hands on Physics demonstrations and school tours from 1-3pm. Grades K-12 salute veterans with entertainment at 4pm,…

McDonell Area Catholic High School
1316 Bel Air Blvd.
Chippewa Falls

Cost: Meal is $8 (ages 12 to adult), $5 (ages 11 to 4), ages three and under free, $30 maximum immediate family

1-3pm Sun. Nov. 10

Disney's "The Little Mermaid" FCHS

Based on the wildly popular animated film, Disney's "The Little Mermaid" brings all of your favorite characters to life.

Fall Creek High School
336 E. Hoover Ave
Fall Creek

Cost: $7 Adult, $5 Student/Senior Citizen, $1 Children 5 and under

Age: All Ages

1pm Sun. Nov. 10

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

1-4pm Sun. Nov. 10

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

1:30-3:30pm Sun. Nov. 10

Menomonie High School presents "Badger"

In 1944, at the height of WWII, five women form an unlikely bond working together at Badger Ordnance Works near Baraboo. They represent more than 5 million women who overcame disadvantages and hardships to help their nation win a crucial war…

Menomonie High School
1715 5th St. W.
Menomonie

Cost: $5 GA, $3 Seniors and Students to Grade 12

Age: Not suitable for small children

1:30pm Sun. Nov. 10

Memorial High School Theater: Shrek the Musical

Based on the hit 2001 animated film, Shrek the musical is the story of a hulking green ogre with a sour attitude on a quest to get his home back by rescuing a princess.

Memorial High School
2225 Keith St.
Eau Claire

Cost: $5 GA, FREE for ECASD students

2pm Sun. Nov. 10

Chippewa Valley Concert Band

The Chippewa Valley Concert Band and Director Ron Gard are pleased to present the Fall Concert "Radio Heart."

Mayo Clinic Health Systems Hospital Auditorium
Eau Claire

Cost: Adults-$7; Students/Seniors-$5; Veterans-Free

3-4pm Sun. Nov. 10

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. Nov. 10

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

4:30-6:30pm Sun. Nov. 10

Fall 2019 Rock-splosion

A concert of epic proportions: 6 youth rock bands (ages 4 to 11) plus our very own girls rock band, the Raad Beanz. FREE admission.

SHIFT Cyclery & Coffee Bar
615 Graham Avenue
Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

4:30-5:30pm Sun. Nov. 10

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+

6:15-8:30pm Sun. Nov. 10

Evening Rink Rat Hockey

Open hockey time for youth players by age. Must have full equipment. Ages 15 and older are not permitted to skate in Rink Rats! Mite/Squirt (ages 7-10): 6:15pm-7:15pm. Pewee/Bantam (ages 11-14): 7:30pm-8:30pm

Hobbs Ice Arena
915 Menomonie St.
Eau Claire

Cost: $4 or City Pass (1 Punch)

Age: Ages 7-10, Ages 11-14

6:15-7pm Sun. Nov. 10

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

6:30-8:30pm Sun. Nov. 10

Evening Open Skate

Every Wednesday and Sunday this Fall/Winter. No skate on 11/27, 12/25, 1/1, 1/22. Youth Skate Rental is free.

Hobbs Ice Arena
915 Menomonie St.
Eau Claire

Cost: $4 or City Pass (1 Punch)

Age: All Ages