8am-3pm Tue. Nov. 21

YMCA Gymnastics All Day Open Gym

These special open gyms are for days off from school. Full-day (8:30 AM-3:00 PM) and half-day (8:30-11:00 AM or 12:00-3:00 PM) options are available. This program includes craft activities, and the full-day option also offers lunch.

YMCA Tennis Center 229 Moore St., Eau Claire

Cost: Member: $20, Community: $30

Age: All Ages

9:30-11:30am Tue. Nov. 21

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 Tue. Nov. 21

Sky Stories! (Planetarium Show)

It's a starry, starry night (or day) at the Museum. Come to the inflatable Planetarium for an outta this world show. Visitors will lie down under the stars and hear all kinds of stories about the constellations in tonight's sky! Shows start promptly at listed times, with room for only 25 guests.

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

Cost: Free with membership or admission

Age: All Ages

10:15am Tue. Nov. 21

L.E. Phillips Library: Toddler Tales Storytime

For two- and three-year-olds and a parent or caregiver. Features stories, songs, and activities.

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

Cost: FREE

Age: 2 & 3 year olds

10:30-11am Tue. Nov. 21

Sky Stories! (Planetarium Show)

It's a starry, starry night (or day) at the Museum. Come to the inflatable Planetarium for an outta this world show. Visitors will lie down under the stars and hear all kinds of stories about the constellations in tonight's sky! Shows start promptly at listed times, with room for only 25 guests.

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

Cost: Free with membership or admission

Age: All Ages

10:30-10:50am Tue. Nov. 21

Little Learners Storytime

This 15-20 minute program is for children birth to three and their family or caregivers. 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.

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

Cost: FREE

Age: Birth -3 and caregivers

11am Tue. Nov. 21

School's Out Open Skating

When school is out, kids can come and ice skate. Fee includes skate rental. Note: Limited skates available. Participants encouraged to bring own skates. Session 1: 11am to 1pm, Session 2: 1:15pm to 3:15pm.

Hobbs Ice Arena 915 Menomonie St., Eau Claire

Cost: $3 Per Person Per Session, or City Pass

Age: All Ages

11-11:30am Tue. Nov. 21

Growing Readers Storytime

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. Children may attend independently or with their caregivers, but parents are asked to remain in the children's area in case they are needed.

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

Cost: FREE

Age: Ages 3-6

11:30am Tue. Nov. 21

School's Out Rink Rat Hockey

When school is out kids can come play hockey. Open hockey time for youth players. 11:30AM - 12:30Pm Mite/Squirts (ages 7-10), 12:45PM - 1:45PM Peewee/Bantam (ages 11-14). Must have full equipment.

Hobbs Ice Arena 915 Menomonie St., Eau Claire

Cost: $3 Per Person or City Pass

Age: 7-14 Years

11:30am-noon Tue. Nov. 21

Super Small Science: Frozen Powers

Introduce your preschool scientist to exciting hands-on and age-appropriate experiments. This program is free with Museum membership or admission and is for kids ages 2-5 with parent or caregiver. This week's activity is learning about frozen powers.

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

Cost: Free with membership or admission

Age: Ages 2-5

noon-8pm Tue. Nov. 21

Photos with Santa at Oakwood Mall

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

2-3pm Tue. Nov. 21

Audacious Audio Exploration

For kids in grades 4 through 7. Explore the science of sound using BOSEbuild speaker cubes.

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

Cost: FRE

5-6pm Tue. Nov. 21

Teachable Tuesdays

Hang out at the YMCA for hands-on, and interactive projects. Switch between a STEM challenge or activity and an arts lesson or project.

Eau Claire YMCA 700 Graham Ave., Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

6:30-8pm Tue. Nov. 21

NAMI Chippewa Valley Educational Meeting

Gives children a practice and routine that integrates physical, mental and emotional development. Children develop more personal awareness and learn specific strategies to maintain focus and manage their emotions and impulses.

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

Cost: FREE and Open to the public

Age: All Ages

6:30-9pm Tue. Nov. 21

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 Tue. Nov. 21

Steve Szydel at Caffe Tempo

Chippewa Valley Singer-Songwriter Steve Szydel makes his first appearance at Caffe Tempo. Steve will be performing only his original music tonight. Come down to The Phoenix Park Neighborhood, catch his performance then admire the lighted bridge.

Caffe Tempo 315 E Madison St., Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

7:30pm Tue. Nov. 21

UWEC Jazz Ensembles: III/IV

The grammy-award winning UWEC jazz program will host an ensemble concert featuring Jazz III and Jazz IV.

Gantner Concert Hall, Haas Fine Arts Center UW-Eau Claire, Eau Claire

Cost: $4-6