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10am-5pm Fri. Oct. 8

Exploring the Versatility of Birch Bark

Artisan Forge Studios is pleased to present a first-of-its-kind exhibit showcasing natural birch bark as an art medium! Join us as we introduce you to 7 talented artists who have been exploring the possibilities of birch bark as they incorporate it…

Artisan Forge Studios
1106 Mondovi Road
Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

5-10pm Fri. Oct. 8

Fall Fun at Govin's Farm

Govin's Farm offers a variety of family friendly fall activities including a challenging corn maze, wagon rides, zip line, mini golf, giant slide, pick your own pumpkin, apple cannon, and more.   

Govin's Farm
N6134 670th St

Cost: $12 for ages 5+ | $5.25 for ages 2-4

Age: All Ages

6-7pm Fri. Oct. 8

Menomonie Gymnastics and Cheer Skill Clinics

Join skill clinics here at EXA Sports. Select dates have different skills, so there is something for everybody to try. Oct. 8th - Stunting & TumblingNov 19th- Walkovers/HandspringsDec 10th - BarsJan 21st - TucksFeb 25th - Ninja MovesApr 22nd -…

EXA Sports
2920 59th St

Cost: $5 per athlete

Age: 3 & up

6-10pm Fri. Oct. 8

Night Corn Maze

Bring your flashlights for some nighttime fun at Leffel Roots Apple Orchard. Great for families, couples, & groups. See Facebook at Leffel Roots for weather cancelations. Last entrance at 9pm.

Leffel Roots Apple Orchard
W2369 Maple Road
Eau Claire

Cost: $7 for 13+, $5 for 5-12, FREE for ages 0-4

Age: All Ages

7-9pm Fri. Oct. 8

EXA Sports Parent Night Out Theme Nights

Have a parents night out while your kid enjoys themed nights at the EXA Sports gym Themes: Oct 8th- BLUGOLD BASHNov 19th- Mermaids, Unicorns, RainbowsDec 10th- Deck the HallsJan 21st-Glow NiteFeb 25th- Ninja/Nerf NiteApr 22nd- Movie/PJ Nite

EXA Sports
800 Wisconsin St Suite 215
Eau Claire

Cost: $10/kid for nonmembers, $7/kid for members

Age: 6 & up