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8am Sun. Feb. 16

French Toast & Pancake Breakfast

You’re invited to enjoy a delicious Breakfast with French Toast, Pancakes, Sausages, Coffee, Juice, and Milk. Grab the kids and enjoy a great breakfast with fellowship.

Lake Street United Methodist Church
337 Lake Street
Eau Claire

Cost: $5.50, Kids & Students FREE

Age: All Ages

11am-3pm Sun. Feb. 16

Wedding Open House

Come see how beautiful your wedding can be! Tour our decorated church, reception hall and NEWLY remodeled wedding party dressing room. Desserts, beverages, and door prizes!

Christ Church Cathedral
510 S. Farwell St.
Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

1:30pm Sun. Feb. 16

Conquering the Common App: Strategies for Writing Your College Essay

The Common App essay prompts can seem overwhelming, but they don’t have to be. In this workshop, we will discuss strategies for tackling the essay prompts and techniques which improve your writing skills. Required registration starts…

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

Cost: FREE

Age: Grades 6-12

1:30pm Sun. Feb. 16

Eau Claire Children's Theater Presents: Frozen Jr.

A story of the powerful bond and love between sisters, this new musical features all the memorable songs from the animated film plus five new songs. Loaded with magic, adventure, and plenty of humor, Disney's Frozen Jr. brings Elsa, Anna,…

Pablo Center at the Confluence
120 Graham Avenue
Eau Claire

Cost: $24 adults, $20 seniors, $14 students/13+, $10 for youth 12 and under

2-3pm Sun. Feb. 16

African Drums and Dance Family Friendly Show

Oumar and his African Drums and Dance group have been coming to the US from the West African country of Senegal for eight years. They return to Chippewa Falls to share their cultural heritage through dance and music as well as a message of…

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

Cost: Adults/Seniors $6, Youth $3, Assisted living caregivers free.

Age: All Ages

3-4pm Sun. Feb. 16

Introductory Dance: Ballet/Jazz

No prior experience is required to enroll. Introducing children interested in ballet and jazz to beginner technique in a relaxed class setting.

Eau Claire YMCA
700 Graham Ave.
Eau Claire

Cost: $40 members, $56 community

Age: Ages 5-8

3-5pm Sun. Feb. 16

Stress-Free Suppers: Freezer Meal Workshop

Head to Together Farms to create a number of slow cooker freezer meals. Meals use TF meat and are gluten free and dairy free.

Together Farms
W93 Norden Rd
Mondovi

Cost: $25 deposit

Age: All Ages

4:15-4:45pm Sun. Feb. 16

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. No experience or dance equipment required.

Eau Claire YMCA
700 Graham Ave.
Eau Claire

Cost: $30 members, Community $40

Age: Ages 3-5

4:30-6:30pm Sun. Feb. 16

You Got a Friend in Me, Meet & Greet Skate Party

Kids admission includes skating admission, skates or blades, playground entry, meet & greet with Woody & Buzz, a rootbeer float, & a kid's popcorn. Adults admission includes skates or blades. Online reservations are required. Limited to 75…

High Roller Skating Center
3120 Melby Street
Eau Claire

Cost: $12 kids; $4 for adults, observing or participating

4:30-5:30pm Sun. Feb. 16

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+

6:15-7pm Sun. Feb. 16

Introductory Dance: Hip Hop

No prior experience is required to enroll. Introducing children interested in hip hop to beginner techniques in a relaxed class setting.

Eau Claire YMCA
700 Graham Ave.
Eau Claire

Cost: $40 members, $56 non-members

Age: Ages 5-8

6:15-8:30pm Sun. Feb. 16

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

6:30-8:30pm Sun. Feb. 16

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