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Events

activities • classes • festivals • storytimes • workshops

9am-8pm Sun. Jan. 5

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

1-4pm Sun. Jan. 5

LEGO Club

They provide the LEGOs, you bring your imagination! A family drop in program.

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

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

1-4pm Sun. Jan. 5

Snowshoe Hathaway Creek Wilderness: Eau Claire County Forest

Get outdoors on the first Sunday of the decade for an excursion to the 98-acre Hathaway Creek Wilderness, designated to protect stands of mature white pines in the Eau Claire County Forest. Ttrace a scenic, unnamed creek for 2 -3 miles then…

Lake Eau Claire County Park
Park entrance sign on CTY HWY SD just east of HWY 27
Augusta

Cost: FREE; RSVP by phone or email requiested

Age: All Ages

1:30pm Sun. Jan. 5

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

3-4pm Sun. Jan. 5

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

4:15-4:45pm Sun. Jan. 5

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

4:30-5:30pm Sun. Jan. 5

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. Jan. 5

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. Jan. 5

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. Jan. 5

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