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Events

activities • classes • festivals • storytimes • workshops

9am-4pm Mon. Mar. 9

Chippewa Valley Watercolor Artists

The show features work from 25 local watercolor artists. A portion of all sales goes to Beaver Creek Reserve. An artist reception will be held from 9 am to 2pm on March 14 in conjunction with Beaver Creek's French Toast Breakfast.

Beaver Creek Reserve
S1 County Road K
Fall Creek

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

9:30-10:15am Mon. Mar. 9

Mommy & Me Yoga

Bring your kiddos and experience yoga through songs, games, books and yoga adventures. This is a great way for you and your little yogi to strengthen coordination and body awareness. Register prior or onsite day of.

River Prairie Center
1445 Front Porch Place
Altoona

Cost: $5/time

Age: 6 mo.-4 yrs old and parent

10am-5pm Mon. Mar. 9

Real Life – Matt Philleo

Matt Philleo’s goal as a realistic painter is to bring comfort, encouragement, and inspiration, especially to the discouraged and brokenhearted, so they can experience true and lasting peace. Galleries are open normal building hours and 1…

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

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

4-6pm Mon. Mar. 9

Resource Fair and Fun Day by EC School District Special Ed PTA

This fair is for all who support children with special needs or learning challenges. Over 30 resource vendors from our community will be on hand to answer questions and pass out information. Children will have the opportunity to play or craft…

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

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

5-5:45pm Mon. Mar. 9

Spanish with Music Class

Kids sing, move, play instruments, hear a story and have fun as they learn lots of Spanish. Anita Wahl has been teaching Spanish, piano and Music and Movement in the Chippewa Valley for 15 years. She uses props, games and lots of moving as…

Chippewa Falls Public Library
105 W Central St.
Chippewa Falls

Cost: $7 Kids, $4 for sibling

Age: Ages 3-12

5:45-6:45pm Mon. Mar. 9

ABCs of ALS

Learning a new language can build self-confidence, empathy for others and respect for new experiences. This program introduces the basics of American Sign Language (ASL) and is designed for students who have little or no previous knowledge of…

Eau Claire YMCA
700 Graham Ave.
Eau Claire

Cost: $40 members, $56 non-members

Age: Ages 7-10

6-7:30pm Mon. Mar. 9

Sing, Rap, Dance with the CollECtive Choir

Rehearse with EC's community Gospel and Hip Hop choir - the CollECtive Choir- for their spring concert event - "Stepping Out." The CC has been performing in parks, festivals, concerts, block parties, and churches for 5 years, "CollECtively…

Lighthouse Youth Center
310 E. Madison Street
Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

7-8pm Mon. Mar. 9

ASL For Teens & Adults

Learning a new language can build self-confidence, empathy for others and respect for new experiences. This program introduces the basics of American Sign Language (ASL) and is designed for teen and adult students who have little or no…

Eau Claire YMCA
700 Graham Ave.
Eau Claire

Cost: $40 members, $56 community

Age: Ages 14+