Fri. Jan. 20

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. 20

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

9:15-10:15am Fri. Jan. 20

Lily Pad Lab: Tiny Scientists – Lil’ Sprouts Cooking

You and your little one can participate together in fun, age appropriate classes bursting with hands-on activities, healthy concept learning through games, and of course, empowering your little one to create their own special healthy snacks. Classes are theme-based and one hour in length.

Lily Pad Lab 1620 Ohm Ave (In the EC Music School), Eau Claire

Cost: $60 for 5 weeks, Drop in $15 (call ahead)

Age: Ages 2-6

10:15-10:45am Fri. Jan. 20

L.E. Phillips Library: Preschool Storytime

Stories, songs and fun designed to ignite children's language and brain development.

L.E. Phillips Memorial Public Library 400 Eau Claire St, Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: ages 3-6

10:30am Fri. Jan. 20

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

10:30-11:15am Fri. Jan. 20

Lily Pad Lab: Preschool Spanish

Join us to learn Spanish through music, stories, crafts and games. Guest instructor Anita Wahl will share her talent for teaching Spanish through her fun, unique Spanish songs and chants. Each student will receive Ms. Anita’s original CD to continue learning at home.

Lily Pad Lab 1620 Ohm Ave (In the EC Music School), Eau Claire

Cost: $50 for 6 weeks, Drop in $12

Age: Ages 1-5

11am Fri. Jan. 20

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. 20

Lunch Break Skate

Free Skate Rentals.

Hobbs Ice Arena 915 Menomonie St., Eau Claire

Cost: $3 or City Pass

Age: All Ages

1:30pm Fri. Jan. 20

Double Digit Days - Robot Edition

Wanted: Engineers, ages 10+. Mission: Transform the lowly toothbrush into a fast and furious Brushbot!

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

Cost: FREE

Age: 10+

4-7pm Fri. Jan. 20

St Olaf Men's Club Fish Fry

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

4:30-6pm Fri. Jan. 20

Teen Savvy

This new program is aimed at helping teens get ready for life in the “real world.” Over the course of this program, we will cover topics such as resumes and interview skills, cooking and other basic household skills, finances and more.

Eau Claire YMCA 700 Graham Ave., Eau Claire

Cost: $24 Members; $36 Community

Age: Ages 12-18

5-9pm Fri. Jan. 20

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

5:30-6:30pm Fri. Jan. 20

Action Now! - Jedi Knights

Are you looking for an action-packed way to spend your Friday? Then enlist in an exhilaratingly fun program that will help you train like a champion! Join the elite rank of Jedi or superhero and take part in lightsaber training, obstacle courses, mental strengthening, and more!

Eau Claire YMCA 700 Graham Ave., Eau Claire

Cost: $24 Members; $36 Community

Age: Ages 7-11

7:30pm Fri. Jan. 20

ECRAC Presents: Jay Owenhouse - The Authentic Illusionist

Award-winning escape artist and illusionist show. Owenhouse has invented magic effects and designed illusions not only for his show, but also for other magicians of world renown. Experience a night of grand illusions with the most amazing magic in the world, Bengal tigers up close, dangerous escapes, and inspiring storytelling.

The State Theatre 316 Eau Claire St., Eau Claire

Cost: $29 & $39; $69 for VIP Tickets

Ongoing Events For 01/20/2017

karaoke/DJ, galleries, classes, etc