Your guide to family events, stories and news in Western Wisconsin.


Physical Activity & Sports

Sports Lessons, places to play, and more.

Eau Claire Sport Warehouse

An indoor space for sports enthusiasts with programming for all ages. Group training boot camp classes available in morning or evening sessions. Featuring three batting cages, weight training/fitness area, basketball/volleyball sport court…

2983 11th St.
Eau Claire
 (715) 514-5944

Eau Claire YMCA

Youth organization that provides local kids with a safe, fun, and energetic place to have fun and stay fit. Free weights and machines. Basketball, volleyball, racquetball, indoor track, and pool.

700 Graham Ave.
Eau Claire
 (715) 836-8460

Eau Claire YMCA Kid's Gym

Packed with a rope swing, basketball hoop, climbing wall, balance beam and Space Maze, the YMCA Kid's Gym is designed to keep your child moving. Most of these facilities are offered at no cost to members, with a nominal fee for non-members.

400 Graham Ave.
Eau Claire
 (715) 836-8460

Exceptional Athletics

EXA provides your children with a fun atmosphere to learn about cheerleading, tumbling, obstacle course training, and gymnastics.

800 Wisconsin St. (Banbury Place, Bld 4 - Ste 213)
Eau Claire
 (715) 514-4640

Girls on the Run of the Chippewa Valley

A transformational physical activity based positive youth development program for girls 3rd-5th grade. Leaches life skills through dynamic interactive lessons and running games. Donate or volunteer as a running buddy, coach, or help with events…

2004 Highland Ave. Suite P
Eau Claire
 (715) 514-5075

Hobbs Ice Arena

In addition to a ton of leagues, Hobbs offers youth open hockey clinics on Wednesday evenings. Open skate times are Sunday and Wednesday evenings. Rentals available. There is an admission fee.

915 Menomonie St.
Eau Claire

 Learn more online HERE
 (715) 839-5040

L.E. Phillips YMCA Indoor Sports Center

This YMCA affiliated building offers programs for adults, families, and children. Kids can enroll in flag-football and other sports activities, and many more family activities are in store.

3456 Craig Road
Eau Claire
 (715) 552-1200


Youth organization that provides local kids with a safe, fun, and energetic place to have fun and stay fit.

611 Jefferson Ave.
Chippewa Falls
 (715) 723-2201