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Events

activities • classes • festivals • storytimes • workshops

9-11:30am Fri. Jan. 10

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…

L.E. Phillips YMCA Indoor Sports Center
3456 Craig Road
Eau Claire

Cost: Member $3 | Community $5 | Parents FREE

Age: Ages 0-6

10am-7pm Fri. Jan. 10

Friends of the Chippewa Falls Public Library Book Sale

Friends of the Chippewa Falls Library Winter Book Sale. Books, books on CD, music for all ages. Bag sale on Saturday.

Chippewa Falls Public Library
105 W Central St.
Chippewa Falls

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

10am-4pm Fri. Jan. 10

The Creative Eye - Photography Exhibit

A very talented group of thirteen photographers will be displaying their photography. The subjects include wildlife, landscape, nature and architecture.

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

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

10:15am Fri. Jan. 10

Preschool Storytime

All storytimes feature an assortment of stories, rhymes, fingerplays, flannels, music, and movement. No registration is required.

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

Cost: FREE

Age: 3 and 4-year-olds and caregivers

11am-3pm Fri. Jan. 10

Pastel & Watercolor Exhibition

Art exhibition of Pastels by Andrea LaMorte Schaffer and Watercolors by Lindamerry Udell.

Mabel Tainter Center for the Arts
205 Main St. E
Menomonie

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

noon-8pm Fri. Jan. 10

Visions of Sugar Plums Art Exhibit

Be delighted by art nouveau and botanical pomologicals; folk art and algorithmic art curated to show their connections and progressions with sugar plums dancing for the fun of it.

Galaudet Gallery LLC
618 South Farwell
Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

2-2:45pm Fri. Jan. 10

FREE Senior Fitness Classes

Building Balance, Strength & Flexibility to prevent falls and regain independence. Plus, meet other local seniors. All abilities welcome.

Milestone Senior Living
5510 & 5512 Renee Drive
Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: 55+

4-7pm Fri. Jan. 10

St Olaf Church Men's Club "All You Can Eat Fish Fry"

St Olaf Men's Club presents their "All You Can Eat" Fish Fry. Menu features two kinds of battered fish plus baked fish, French fries, baked potato, three kinds of vegetables, with coleslaw, salad bar and beverage.

St Olaf Catholic Church Parish Center
2407 North Lane
Eau Claire

Cost: $12 for Adults, $11 for seniors, $4 for children 5-12, FREE for kids 4

Age: All Ages

5-9:30pm Fri. Jan. 10

Knights of Columbus Progressive Bingo

Knights of Columbus 974 Progressive Bingo starting at 7pm, doors open at 5pm food and refreshments are available.

Knights of Columbus
236 Pumphouse Road
Chippewa Falls

Age: All Ages

5-9pm Fri. Jan. 10

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.

L.E. Phillips YMCA Indoor Sports Center
3456 Craig Road
Eau Claire

Cost: Member $3 | Community $5

6-7:30pm Fri. Jan. 10

Candlelight Snowshoe Hike

Candles and moonlight will illuminate the way as you explore the trails on snowshoes. A warm campfire awaits you as you finish the trail. A limited number of snowshoes will be available to rent for one of the two shifts, either 6-7:30pm or…

Beaver Creek Reserve
S1 County Road K
Fall Creek

Cost: Snowshoe rental: $3 per set, Admission fee: Friends $5 Nonmembers $7

Age: All Ages

6:30-8pm Fri. Jan. 10

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

7:30pm Fri. Jan. 10

Eau Claire Children's Theater Presents: Bridge to Terabithia

Jesse draws and dreams of becoming something special. Leslie opens a world of imagination, art, and literature for him. Together they create Terabithia, a fantasy kingdom where they are safe from those who don’t understand them.

The Oxford
1814 Oxford Ave.
Eau Claire

Cost: $16 Adults & Seniors, $10 youth & students

7:30-9pm Fri. Jan. 10

Candlelight Snowshoe Hike

Candles and moonlight will illuminate the way as you explore the trails on snowshoes. A warm campfire awaits you as you finish the trail. A limited number of snowshoes will be available to rent for one of the two shifts, either 6-7:30pm or…

Beaver Creek Reserve
S1 County Road K
Fall Creek

Cost: Snowshoe rental: $3 per set, Admission fee: Friends $5 Nonmembers $7

Age: All Ages

7:30-9pm Fri. Jan. 10

Live Band Karaoke

Fulfill your rock star fantasies. The guys in the band are YOUR backup band, and they even sing backup vocals to make you the star. Watch others performing their unique renditions of some of the greatest songs from pop, country, and rock also…

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

Cost: Adults $18, Seniors $17, Youth $13.

Age: All Ages