Fri. Jan. 6

Chippewa Youth Hockey Tournament

With two full sheets of ice, full concession stand, heated viewing area and more. See contact info for additional details or to learn how to register a team. Different age brackets compete during different weekends. Check the online schedule for a complete list of who plays and when.

Chippewa Area Ice Arena 839 First Ave., Chippewa Falls

9-11:30am Fri. Jan. 6

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.

Eau Claire Indoor Sports Center 3456 Craig Road, Eau Claire

Cost: $4/child, adults are FREE

Age: Families of children age 0 to 6

9:30-11am Fri. Jan. 6

Play N Learn Play Group

Join this fun and free play group for preschool-aged children. You and your child will experience story time, hands on activities and lots of learning through play. Snack will be provided. Community resources and food pantry will be available.

Prairie Ridge Early Learning School 3031 Epiphany Lane, Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: Preschoolers and parents

10:30-11am Fri. Jan. 6

Indoor Snowball Fight & Launch

You won't need your mittens for this indoor snowball fight. Engineer your very own "snowball" launcher, be it slingshot, catapult or tower. Then man (or woman) your battle stations and get ready to aim and freeze.

Children's Museum of Eau Claire 220 S. Barstow St., Eau Claire

Cost: Free with Museum membership or admission

Age: All Ages

10:30am Fri. Jan. 6

Little Learners Storytime

Short concept rich books, singing, finger plays, puppets and nursery rhyme repetition are used to help foster healthy brain development, enhance early language skills and nurture a love of reading. Lasts 15-20minutes.

Chippewa Falls Public Library 105 W Central St., Chippewa Falls

Cost: FREE

Age: Age 0-3 and caregivers

11am Fri. Jan. 6

Growing Readers

For preschool children ages 3-6, this 30 minute storytime features books, songs, movement, and interactive learning activities that build pre-reading skills in your child, followed by an open activity/play period.

Chippewa Falls Public Library 105 W Central St., Chippewa Falls

Cost: FREE

Age: Ages 3-6

11am-1pm Fri. Jan. 6

Lunch Break Skate

Free Skate Rentals.

Hobbs Ice Arena 915 Menomonie St., Eau Claire

Cost: $3 or City Pass

Age: All Ages

11:30am-noon Fri. Jan. 6

Parachute Playtime

Kids ages 1-5 and grown-ups, come play with our GIANT parachute every Friday! Move, groove, sing and dance as we play games, get our hearts pumping and have a blast!

Children's Museum of Eau Claire 220 S. Barstow St., Eau Claire

Cost: Free with Museum membership or admission

Age: Ages 1-5

2-4pm Fri. Jan. 6

The Raising of America

This signature hour documentary mixes scientific studies and stories of families struggling to raise children in a nurturing environment. It shows how social conditions and stressors can drip down to kids and put them on low developmental paths.

First Presbyterian Church 2112 Rudolph Rd., Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

3:30-4pm Fri. Jan. 6

Indoor Snowball Fight & Launch

You won't need your mittens for this indoor snowball fight. Engineer your very own "snowball" launcher, be it slingshot, catapult or tower. Then man (or woman) your battle stations and get ready to aim and freeze.

Children's Museum of Eau Claire 220 S. Barstow St., Eau Claire

Cost: Free with Museum membership or admission

Age: All Ages

4-7pm Fri. Jan. 6

St Olaf Men's Club Fish Fry 2016

The St Olaf Men's Club will be holding their famous All You Can Eat Fish Fry in the Father Agnew Parish Center. The Menu will feature 2 kinds of battered fish, baked fish, French fries, baked potato, vegetables, salad bar, coffee and milk.

St. Olaf Church 2407 North Lane, Eau Claire

Cost: $10 adults, $9 seniors, $4 children 5-12, free up to age 5, carryout $9

5-9pm Fri. Jan. 6

Friday Family Night

Something for everyone, brought to you by Group Health Cooperative of Eau Claire. Includes a youth area with dress up clothes, riding toys, building blocks, basketball, volleyball, soccer, football, large inflatables, movie and coloring, free popcorn, and more.

Eau Claire Indoor Sports Center 3456 Craig Road, Eau Claire

Cost: Family of two: $8, three: $12, four: $16, five or more: $20

7:30pm Fri. Jan. 6

ECCT Presents: Freak the Mighty

Thirteen-year-old Max has a learning disability and is big for his age. Fellow eighth grader Kevin is a genius with a birth defect that affects his growth. When Kevin moves next door to Max, the two strike up an unlikely friendship, embarking on quests and discovering that being "different" isn't always so bad.

The Oxford 1814 Oxford Ave., Eau Claire

Cost: Ticket Price TBA

Age: All Ages

The Volume One Calendar is sponsored by Mayo Clinic Health System of Eau Claire