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Fri. Jan. 24

Warmth & Whimsy Winter Art Show

Bring color and fun to your day while winter swirls around outside. Local artists will fill the 1,400 square foot Ayres Associates Gallery with art as, this is the time of the year when color, whimsy, and warm thoughts are most needed.

Chippewa Valley Museum
1204 E. Half Moon Dr.
Eau Claire

Cost: $7 Adults, $4 Students, 0-4 and CVM Members Free

9-11:30am Fri. Jan. 24

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-9pm Fri. Jan. 24

Sports Cards, Coin & Collectibles Show

Show runs full mall hours and features 40+ dealer tables!. Buying, selling, trading with appraisals offered. Sports & Entertainment Wax, Autographed sports items, sports collectibles, vintage sports items, card sets, coins, gold/silver,…

Oakwood Mall
4800 Golf Rd.
Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

10am-4pm Fri. Jan. 24

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. 24

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. 24

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

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

2-2:45pm Fri. Jan. 24

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. 24

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. 24

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. 24

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

5:30-6:30pm Fri. Jan. 24

Winter Youth Yoga

This class helps your child develop their personal practice and glean yoga tools that help them find strength, confidence, flexibility, and a channel for energy.

Anandaworks Wellness Education Center
320 Putnam St Ste 123
Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: Grades 2-6

7pm Fri. Jan. 24

Live Music: Two Frets Up

Live music out at Jeremiah’s Bullfrog Fish Farm, featuring Two Frets Up, a Duo that plays a wide variety of music from Country, Country Rock, Trop Rock, Bluegrass, Rock and Oldies.

Acoustic Cafe - Eau Claire
505 S. Barstow St.
Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

7-9pm Fri. Jan. 24

Game Night at 200 Main

A fun event with friends, family and neighbors. We'll have backgammon, cards, Jenga, and other games; bring your own if you'd like. A fine night to get cozy, have a little wine or beer and enjoy a beautiful, artistic setting.

200 Main - Art and Wine
200 Main St.
Eau Claire

9pm-2am Fri. Jan. 24

2020 LIVE Hip Hop Extravaganza

Live performances by: Prince dula, Eaze dolla, Flash, Jay-Dee, XDohpey, L@rriecole, Lo-fi, $cripture, Ducgcibando, and Jiovonni. Raffle draw for two $25 cash prizes.

The Stone's Throw
304 Eau Claire St.
Eau Claire

Cost: $5

Age: 21+/18+ with parents/guardian