9am-noon Thu. Nov. 16

Tiny Tots Playhouse - Open Play

Tiny Tots is a place for kids to bring their parents, grandparents or caregivers for some creative, dramatic, memory making fun. Come on in and get your play on. Make some memories, and burn off some energy.

Tiny Tots Playhouse 320 S. Wisconsin St., Fall Creek

Cost: $5/child, free for adults and infants under 12 months

Age: All Ages

9-11:30am Thu. Nov. 16

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. Please check their online schedule before going.

Eau Claire Indoor Sports Center 3456 Craig Road, Eau Claire

Cost: $4/child

9:15-10:05am Thu. Nov. 16

Little Language Lab

Toddlers will listen to stories, sing songs, learn finger-plays, move/dance, and do age-appropriate crafts and sensory activities. This class is a mix of structured circle time and free choice stations. Suggestions and techniques will be shared and discussed on ways to enhance your child's language development. No class Nov. 23 & 24.

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

Cost: $50, Drop in $10 (call ahead)

Age: Ages 1-2

9:30-11:30am Thu. Nov. 16

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: Ages Birth to age 5

10-10:30am Thu. Nov. 16

Menomonie Public Library: Learning Together

Storytime for children birth and older. Children attend with a parent or caregiver. No registration required.

Menomonie Public Library 600 Wolske Bay Rd, Menomonie

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

10-10:30am Thu. Nov. 16

Mini Makers: Hammer Time

Once a week, let your fingers do the talking. Build and create using real tools of the trade. This week's project is experimenting with hammers.

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

Cost: Free with membership or admission

Age: All Ages

10:30-11:30am Thu. Nov. 16

ABC’s for 2s and 3s

ABC’s for 2s and 3s is a fun step into exploring letters, numbers, and shapes. 2-3 year old children and their parents will enjoy open exploration time, songs, stories, sensory play and art. No class Nov. 23.

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

Cost: $50, Drop in $10 (call ahead)

Age: Ages 2-3 yrs

10:45-11:15am Thu. Nov. 16

Menomonie Public Library: On My Own

For children 3-5 years old. Children attend by themselves. No registration required.

Menomonie Public Library 600 Wolske Bay Rd, Menomonie

Cost: FREE

Age: Children Age 3-5

4:30-5:30pm Thu. Nov. 16

Popcorn & Painting: Hibernating Fawn

A special Painting & Popcorn class at the Museum. Your child will be able to create their own one-of-a-kind painting to hang on the wall at home or give to a special person in their life. Plus, snacks and juice boxes provided to fuel the creative energy. Registration required.

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

Cost: Free with admission or membership

Age: All Ages

6-6:30pm Thu. Nov. 16

One Day Wonder - Turkey Trott

During this parent/child class you will enjoy a themed book, craft and snack. You will be creating a festive turkey decoration to add to your holiday celebrations. Pre-registration is required. Registration can be done online or by stopping at the Altoona Parks & Recreation Office.

Altoona City Park Recreation Center 2303 Garfield Ave., Altoona

Cost: $10/Resident of Altoona; $12/Non-Resident of Altoona

Age: 2-5 years old

6-7pm Thu. Nov. 16

3D Dabble: 3D Printing Series for Teens (Advanced)

In this special inventor's workshop, teens will look at how to 3D design special interlocking components. This class builds upon the Beginning and Intermediate 3D Dabble sessions. Registration and permission form required.

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

Cost: FREE/Registration Required

Age: Grades 8-12

6-9pm Thu. Nov. 16

2nd Annual Reach for the Stars

A dinner, a silent art auction, and a performance by the Special Angels. Other performances to be announced.

The Florian Gardens 2340 Lorch Ave, Eau Claire

Cost: $50 per person or $350 for a table of 8

6:30-9pm Thu. Nov. 16

Paint at Cheers Pablo

Head to Cheers Pablo for one of many painting events, or a DIY sign class. No painting experience necessary, just come ready to have fun. More information about available classes online.

Cheers Pablo 2839 Mall Drive, Suite 3A, Eau Claire

Cost: $35 per person, $25 for Kids Under 12

Age: All Ages

7-9pm Thu. Nov. 16

Anastasia Vischnevsky at Caffe Tempo

Anastasia Vischnevsky makes her first appearance at Caffe Tempo. The excellent acoustics and elegant urban setting will compliment her musical art in a very uplifting way.

Caffe Tempo 315 E Madison St., Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

7:30pm Thu. Nov. 16

ECCT Presents: Annie

The Eau Claire Children's Theatre performs the 7-time Tony award winning musical Annie at the State Theatre for the last time.

The State Theatre 316 Eau Claire St., Eau Claire

Cost: $10 youth, $22 Adult

Age: All Ages

7:30-9pm Thu. Nov. 16

Last Lists of My Mad Mother - By Julie Jensen

A humorous yet poignant look at Alzheimer's disease. It reveals the humor within the tragedy, without taking away from the seriousness of the issue. Ma cares about ribbons and bows, intransitive verbs and keeping to her rigid schedule. Her daughter Dot attempts to understand her mother.

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

Cost: Show only Admission: Adults $14, Seniors $13, Youth $7 ----Buffet dinner and show: Adults $32, Seniors $31, Youth (under 13) $19

Age: All Ages