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Events

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Wed. Jun. 30

Searching for Summer Scavenger Hunt

A scavenger hunt that connects past to present. Visit historic summer recreation sites around the Chippewa Valley while discovering how things were — and how things are. Participants will receive complimentary admission to the Museum to see…

Virtual Event Hosted by Chippewa Valley Museum

9am-noon Wed. Jun. 30

EC Library BookBike and Dabble Box

Visit our library and makerspace on wheels! Check out a book, talk to a librarian, get a library card, or sign up for the Summer Library Program. You can also try some coding and robotics, water coloring, and button making on a rotating schedule. The…

Carson Park Playground
814 Pavilion Dr.
Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

10am Wed. Jun. 30

Family Storytime Online

Featuring stories, songs, rhymes, and more, these interactive storytimes foster of a love of reading and promote the development of early literacy skills. Registration is required for the Zoom link and an optional storytime kit.

LE Phillips Memorial Public Library
2725 Mall Drive
Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: Ages 3-6

10am Wed. Jun. 30

Summer Kids Movies at Micon 8

Kids movies at the Chippewa Falls Micon. Popcorn and soda are $1.50 each.

Micon Cinemas Chippewa Falls
475 Chippewa Mall Dr.
Chippewa Falls

Cost: $2 admission

10:30-11am Wed. Jun. 30

Party at the Park Storytime

Join the Chippewa Falls Public Library for stories, songs, rhymes and more at Riverfront Park, weather permitting.

Riverfront Park
Bridge St. and River St.
Chippewa Falls

Cost: FREE

Age: Family

noon-5pm Wed. Jun. 30

Listen Up! Folk Music in the Valley Exhibit

Discover the great diversity of musical traditions in the Chippewa Valley in this new, original exhibit. Listen Up! encourages you to listen, watch, and learn how music communicates values, memories, and community. Music ranges from old-time…

Chippewa Valley Museum
1204 E. Half Moon DR
Eau Claire

Cost: $10 for adults, $8 for seniors 62+, $5 for youth (age 5-17) and students with valid id, age 4 and under free. Chippewa Valley Museum Members free.

Age: All Ages

5-7pm Wed. Jun. 30

Nuts, Bolts, & Nature-The Sculptures and Paintings of Steve & Rolley Bateman

Presenting the work of father and son team Steve and Rolley Bateman. Also included will be the art of Steve's daughter Iris Capra Bateman in her first gallery showing. Each family member has a distinctive style of artistic expression: from nuts…

Artisan Forge Studios
1106 Mondovi Road
Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages