Thu. Dec. 15

Rural Library Play N' Learn Playgroups

Playgroups at Fall Creek, Augusta, Fairchild, and Altoona public libraries hosted Eau Claire Family Resources Center. Free, fun interactive creative learning time for parents and children. Each family will receive a featured book. Call ahead to reserve your space. Fall Creek: Every third Tuesday, 9:30-10:45 Augusta: Every third Tuesday, 5:30-5:45 Fairchild: Every third Thursday, 10:00-11:45 Altoona: Every third Friday, 10:00-11:45 or 12:30-1:45

Family Resource Center for Eau Claire County 4800 Golf Rd., Suite 450, Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

7am-9pm Thu. Dec. 15

Christmas Village

Irvine Park Christmas Village will be open from dawn to dusk. The display will include more than 100,000 Christmas lights and over 100 life-size Christmas scenes that replicate the Victorian era and the city's early history. The park becomes a Christmas village. Bring your family and friends to view this spectacular scene.

Irvine Park Bridgewater Ave., Chippewa Falls

Cost: FREE

9-11:30am Thu. Dec. 15

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 participate in if they choose or continue with open play.

YMCA Sports Center 3456 Craig Road, Eau Claire

Cost: $4/child, adults are FREE

Age: Families of children age 0 to 6

9:15-10am Thu. Dec. 15

Lily Pad Lab: Busy Bodies

Busy Bodies is a 6 week class for all kids ages 18mos-6yrs and their adult to come have fun and move, move, move! Classes will consist of stretching, action songs, moving with props, dancing, basic tumbling, group movements and obstacle courses.

Lily Pad Lab 2524 Golf ROad, Eau Claire

Cost: $40 (6 weeks), Drop in $8 (Call Ahead)

Age: Ages 18 months - 6 years

9:30-11:30am Thu. Dec. 15

Play & Learn

You and your child will enjoy free play, songs, dancing, stories, crafts & snacks. Here you will find playing & learning go hand in hand. Come & experience learning through the eyes of your child.

River Source Family Center 403 High Street, Chippewa Falls

Cost: FREE

Age: Children birth to age 5

10am-7pm Thu. Dec. 15

Friends of the L.E. Phillips Memorial Public Library Holiday Book Sale

The sale will offer gently used books and other media for holiday gift-giving. Specially selected, like-new books will be available at exceptional discounts.

Lower level of the L.E. Phillips Memorial Public Library 400 Eau Claire St, Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

10am-5pm Thu. Dec. 15

Back Roads of Wisconsin​ Hugh Mandelert Art Society Exhibit

To quote Hugh Mandelert, “Here we are in the middle of all this beauty in Wisconsin,” so it is understandable that he encouraged the artists who studied with him and currently make up the Hugh Mandelert Art Society to paint what surrounds them. This resulted in various road trips with Hugh, searching for reference material.

The Heyde Center for the Arts 3 South High St., Chippewa Falls

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

10:30-11:30am Thu. Dec. 15

Lily Pad Lab: ABC’s for 2s and 3s

ABC’s for 2s and 3s is a fun step into exploring letters, numbers, and shapes. 2 and 3 year old children and their parents will enjoy open exploration time, songs, stories, sensory play and art.

Lily Pad Lab 2524 Golf ROad, Eau Claire

Cost: $40 (6 weeks), Drop in $8 (call ahead)

Age: Ages 2-3

11am-1pm Thu. Dec. 15

Lunch Break Skate

Free Skate Rentals.

Hobbs Ice Arena 915 Menomonie St., Eau Claire

Cost: $3 or City Pass

Age: All Ages

noon-8pm Thu. Dec. 15

Making Memories with Santa

Santa will be at Oakwood Mall daily. Santa’s house is located in the Sears wing. Santa may take occasional breaks to feed the reindeer throughout the day, so be sure to check his schedule online. Time flies, except when you're in line, so go online to make a reservation and get to see the big guy on time!

Oakwood Mall 4800 Golf Rd, Eau Claire

1-2pm Thu. Dec. 15

Lily Pad Lab: Afternoon Adventures

Children are invited for an adventurous afternoon, a class designed to entertain, stimulate and exhaust your non-nappers. Have fun with art, sensory activities, do science projects, play with letters and numbers as well as provide large scale motor skills activities (obstacle courses, running games, balloon play, etc.).

Lily Pad Lab 2524 Golf ROad, Eau Claire

Cost: $50 (6 weeks), Drop in $12 (Call ahead)

Age: Ages 2-6

5-5:45pm Thu. Dec. 15

Lily Pad Lab: Busy Bodies

Busy Bodies is a 6 week class for all kids ages 18mos-6yrs and their adult to come have fun and move, move, move! Classes will consist of stretching, action songs, moving with props, dancing, basic tumbling, group movements and obstacle courses.

Lily Pad Lab 2524 Golf ROad, Eau Claire

Cost: $40 (6 weeks), Drop in $8 (Call Ahead)

Age: Ages 18 months - 6 years

6-7pm Thu. Dec. 15

Softball Hitting Camp with Coach Huntington

Develop that powerful swing with UWEC coach Huntington.

Eau Claire Sport Warehouse 2983 11th St., Eau Claire

Cost: $140 for all 5 classes in December

Age: 8+

7:30-10pm Thu. Dec. 15

Tonic Sol-Fa - I Still Believe Tour 2016

The new chapter in the evolution of Tonic Sol-fa continues. This Christmas, the Emmy-award winning a cappella group brings their renowned stage show to you. Enjoy an evening of harmony, innovation and holiday cheer!

The State Theatre 316 Eau Claire St., Eau Claire

Cost: $29-37/person; $10 for students

7:30pm Thu. Dec. 15

ECCT Presents: A Nunsense Christmas Musical: Nuncrackers

You're invited to a live taping of the Little Sisters of Hoboken's first V special! This hilarious holiday show, directed by Steve Turek and featuring veteran local performers, features old and new holiday songs and a "Secret Santa" gift exchange.

The Oxford 1814 Oxford Ave., Eau Claire

Cost: Ticket price TBA

Age: All Ages

8-9pm Thu. Dec. 15

Dance Fitness

Dance Fitness is a group fitness class that is all about fun and creative exercises. This class meshes Latin American dancing with the fiery songs from the Latin culture that is sure to get your heart pumping.

Eau Claire Sport Warehouse 2983 11th St., Eau Claire

Cost: $5 (First class free)

Age: 12+

Ongoing Events For 12/15/2016

karaoke/DJ, galleries, classes, etc

Events with Tickets