Wednesday, Mar. 20th, 2019

1:30-2:30pm Wed. Mar. 20

Author Visit and Creative Workshop

Local author and artist Jeannie Roberts will share from her new children's book, Rhyme the Roost, followed by time to create your own art.

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

Cost: FREE

Age: Family

Thursday, Mar. 21st, 2019

10am-noon Thu. Mar. 21

Mini Maker: Open Lab

Once a week, let your fingers do the talking. Build and create using real tools of the trade. They'll provide all of the string, beads, cardboard, wood, tape, etc. to create the project of your dreams; then take your masterpiece home with you. Feel free to drop in anytime during the two-hour window.

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

Cost: Free with Museum membership or admission

Age: All Ages

11am-noon Thu. Mar. 21

Who Was? Game Show

Find out how many of the famous folks from the popular chapter book series you know while playing a goofy game show.

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

Cost: FREE

Age: School age

3:30-4:30pm Thu. Mar. 21

Planetarium Show: Great Planet Adventures

An exciting journey through space colonies on planets, moons and asteroids! Visitors will explore the many constellations in our night sky. Shows start promptly at listed times, with room for only 25 guests. Sign-up sheets will be posted outside the Failsafe Lab 30 minutes prior to the start of the show.

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

Cost: Free with Museum membership or admission

Age: All Ages

4:30-5:30pm Thu. Mar. 21

Planetarium Show: Great Planet Adventures

An exciting journey through space colonies on planets, moons and asteroids! Visitors will explore the many constellations in our night sky. Shows start promptly at listed times, with room for only 25 guests. Sign-up sheets will be posted outside the Failsafe Lab 30 minutes prior to the start of the show.

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

Cost: Free with Museum membership or admission

Age: All Ages

5:30-7:30pm Thu. Mar. 21

Special Kids Nights

For children with special needs, visiting the Museum can prove difficult on a typical day. This event offers families a safe and soothing environment where the Museum is closed to the public, giving kids with special needs a special night. Snacks included, with themed sensory activities and extra staff support.

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

Cost: FREE

5:30-6pm Thu. Mar. 21

Pop Up Science: Memory Metal

Museum Playologists have several different fun and interactive science kits to break out with kids and explore all things STEAM-related! This week's activity is experimenting with memory metal.

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

Cost: Free with Museum membership or admission

Age: All Ages

Friday, Mar. 22nd, 2019

10-10:30am Fri. Mar. 22

Parachute Games

Kiddos ages three and up will love jumping, moving, dancing, grooving and all sorts of games with the giant parachute.

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

Cost: Free with Museum membership or admission

Age: All Ages

3-4:30pm Fri. Mar. 22

Family Movie

A screening of a mysterious new release movie about a building with a timepiece inside it.

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

Cost: FREE

Age: Family

5-9pm Fri. Mar. 22

Friday Family Night

Open to all families, kids and their friends every Friday night. Activities include basketball, volleyball, soccer, inflatables, movies, free popcorn, and special entertainment. Check the movie schedule online.

YMCA Sports Center 3456 Craig Road, Eau Claire

Cost: Member $3, Community $5

Saturday, Mar. 23rd, 2019

9am-9pm Sat. Mar. 23

March Madness 3-on-3 Basketball Tournament

Join YMCA for their own March Madness. The number of teams per division will determine the number of games, but all teams will play at least three games.

Eau Claire YMCA 700 Graham Ave., Eau Claire

Cost: $60/team

Age: Ages 6-14

9am-4pm Sat. Mar. 23

Lambing Time at Govin's Farm

Hold lambs, chicks, goats and piglets. With 100's of babies due, you might even be able to witness a birth of a farm baby. This is a great opportunity to learn about the farm and experience the farm animals. There is also face painting and pony rides to enjoy. Lunch & snacks available.

Govin's Farm N6134 670TH ST, Menomonie

Cost: $7.75 + tax

10am-noon Sat. Mar. 23

Chess Club

For children of all ages and mentoring adults. Meets the 4th Saturdays of the month. No sign up required.

Altoona Public Library 1303 Lynn Ave., Altoona

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

10-10:30am Sat. Mar. 23

Pop Up Science: Memory Metal

Museum Playologists have several different fun and interactive science kits to break out with kids and explore all things STEAM-related! This week's activity is experimenting with memory metal.

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

Cost: Free with Museum membership or admission

Age: All Ages

10:30-11am Sat. Mar. 23

A Very Special Story Time with Dr. Katherine Schneider

Katherine Schneider will share her book, Your Treasure Hunt: Disabilities and Finding Your Gold, at this weekly Story Time event. Getting through life is pictured as a treasure hunt in this book for young children with and without disabilities.

Dotters Books 1602 Hogeboom Ave., Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Sunday, Mar. 24th, 2019

9am-9pm Sun. Mar. 24

March Madness 3-on-3 Basketball Tournament

Join YMCA for their own March Madness. The number of teams per division will determine the number of games, but all teams will play at least three games.

Eau Claire YMCA 700 Graham Ave., Eau Claire

Cost: $60/team

Age: Ages 6-14

9am-4pm Sun. Mar. 24

Lambing Time at Govin's Farm

Hold lambs, chicks, goats and piglets. With 100's of babies due, you might even be able to witness a birth of a farm baby. This is a great opportunity to learn about the farm and experience the farm animals. There is also face painting and pony rides to enjoy. Lunch & snacks available.

Govin's Farm N6134 670TH ST, Menomonie

Cost: $7.75 + tax

Monday, Mar. 25th, 2019

10am-noon Mon. Mar. 25

Mini Maker: Open Lab

Once a week, let your fingers do the talking. Build and create using real tools of the trade. They'll provide all of the string, beads, cardboard, wood, tape, etc. to create the project of your dreams; then take your masterpiece home with you. Feel free to drop in anytime during the two-hour window.

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

Cost: Free with Museum membership or admission

Age: All Ages

11am-1pm Mon. Mar. 25

School's Out Open Skating

Head to the Hobbs Ice Center for skating when school's out.

Hobbs Ice Arena 915 Menomonie St., Eau Claire

Cost: $4/session or $8 for both sessions OR City Pass (1 punch/session)

1-3pm Mon. Mar. 25

Beat the Box

It starts with a story. It ends in a box. Follow the clues, break into the box, and find out how the story ends! May be played individually or in groups.

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

Age: Grades 6-12

1:15-3:15pm Mon. Mar. 25

School's Out Open Skating

Head to the Hobbs Ice Center for skating when school's out.

Hobbs Ice Arena 915 Menomonie St., Eau Claire

Cost: $4/session or $8 for both sessions OR City Pass (1 punch/session)

Tuesday, Mar. 26th, 2019

10am-noon Tue. Mar. 26

Tech Tuesdays: Open Lab

A digital playground for you every week. Create and play with coding kits, 3D printers, robots, Augmented Reality Sandbox and more. Feel free to drop in anytime during the two-hour window.

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

Cost: Free with Museum membership or admission

Age: All Ages

11am-1pm Tue. Mar. 26

School's Out Open Skating

Head to the Hobbs Ice Center for skating when school's out.

Hobbs Ice Arena 915 Menomonie St., Eau Claire

Cost: $4/session or $8 for both sessions OR City Pass (1 punch/session)

1:15-3:15pm Tue. Mar. 26

School's Out Open Skating

Head to the Hobbs Ice Center for skating when school's out.

Hobbs Ice Arena 915 Menomonie St., Eau Claire

Cost: $4/session or $8 for both sessions OR City Pass (1 punch/session)

1:30-3pm Tue. Mar. 26

Be(tween) Coders

Curious about coding, but don’t know very much about it? This short coding program is great for beginner or moderately experienced tween (grades 3-6) coders. Explore coding websites, meet other coders, and have fun. Space is limited; reserve your spot at the Youth Services desk.

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

Age: Grades 3-6

3-3:30pm Tue. Mar. 26

Planetarium Show: Sky Stories

An outta this world show! Visitors will explore the many constellations in our night sky. Shows start promptly at listed times, with room for only 25 guests. Sign-up sheets will be posted outside the Failsafe Lab 30 minutes prior to the start of the show.

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

Cost: Free with Museum membership or admission

Age: All Ages

3:30-4pm Tue. Mar. 26

Planetarium Show: Sky Stories

An outta this world show! Visitors will explore the many constellations in our night sky. Shows start promptly at listed times, with room for only 25 guests. Sign-up sheets will be posted outside the Failsafe Lab 30 minutes prior to the start of the show.

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

Cost: Free with Museum membership or admission

Age: All Ages

Wednesday, Mar. 27th, 2019

10:30-11am Wed. Mar. 27

Super Small Science: Magnets in Liquid

Introduce your preschool scientist to exciting hands-on and age-appropriate experiments. This week's activity is learning about how magnets work in liquid.

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

Cost: Free with Museum membership or admission

Age: Preschool Age

11am-1pm Wed. Mar. 27

School's Out Open Skating

Head to the Hobbs Ice Center for skating when school's out.

Hobbs Ice Arena 915 Menomonie St., Eau Claire

Cost: $4/session or $8 for both sessions OR City Pass (1 punch/session)

11-11:30am Wed. Mar. 27

Get Up & Go: Balloon Keep It Up

Designed to keep your kiddos moving, these fun and physical games teach teamwork and skills that can carry home to your own living room. This week's activity is a game of keep it up with balloons.

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

Cost: Free with Museum membership or admission

Age: All Ages

1:15-3:15pm Wed. Mar. 27

School's Out Open Skating

Head to the Hobbs Ice Center for skating when school's out.

Hobbs Ice Arena 915 Menomonie St., Eau Claire

Cost: $4/session or $8 for both sessions OR City Pass (1 punch/session)

Thursday, Mar. 28th, 2019

10am-noon Thu. Mar. 28

Mini Maker: Open Lab

Once a week, let your fingers do the talking. Build and create using real tools of the trade. They'll provide all of the string, beads, cardboard, wood, tape, etc. to create the project of your dreams; then take your masterpiece home with you. Feel free to drop in anytime during the two-hour window.

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

Cost: Free with Museum membership or admission

Age: All Ages

11am-1pm Thu. Mar. 28

School's Out Open Skating

Head to the Hobbs Ice Center for skating when school's out.

Hobbs Ice Arena 915 Menomonie St., Eau Claire

Cost: $4/session or $8 for both sessions OR City Pass (1 punch/session)

1:15-3:15pm Thu. Mar. 28

School's Out Open Skating

Head to the Hobbs Ice Center for skating when school's out.

Hobbs Ice Arena 915 Menomonie St., Eau Claire

Cost: $4/session or $8 for both sessions OR City Pass (1 punch/session)

3-3:30pm Thu. Mar. 28

Planetarium Show: Sky Stories

An outta this world show! Visitors will explore the many constellations in our night sky. Shows start promptly at listed times, with room for only 25 guests. Sign-up sheets will be posted outside the Failsafe Lab 30 minutes prior to the start of the show.

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

Cost: Free with Museum membership or admission

Age: All Ages

3:30-4pm Thu. Mar. 28

Planetarium Show: Sky Stories

An outta this world show! Visitors will explore the many constellations in our night sky. Shows start promptly at listed times, with room for only 25 guests. Sign-up sheets will be posted outside the Failsafe Lab 30 minutes prior to the start of the show.

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

Cost: Free with Museum membership or admission

Age: All Ages

Friday, Mar. 29th, 2019

10-10:30am Fri. Mar. 29

Parachute Games

Kiddos ages three and up will love jumping, moving, dancing, grooving and all sorts of games with the giant parachute.

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

Cost: Free with Museum membership or admission

Age: All Ages

11am-1pm Fri. Mar. 29

School's Out Open Skating

Head to the Hobbs Ice Center for skating when school's out.

Hobbs Ice Arena 915 Menomonie St., Eau Claire

Cost: $4/session or $8 for both sessions OR City Pass (1 punch/session)

1:15-3:15pm Fri. Mar. 29

School's Out Open Skating

Head to the Hobbs Ice Center for skating when school's out.

Hobbs Ice Arena 915 Menomonie St., Eau Claire

Cost: $4/session or $8 for both sessions OR City Pass (1 punch/session)

4-5:30pm Fri. Mar. 29

Preschool Prom

Join an early evening of elegance at this family dance. Create a craft corsage, dance with your loved ones, and leave with memories for a lifetime. Hors d’oeuvres served.

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

5-9pm Fri. Mar. 29

Friday Family Night

Open to all families, kids and their friends every Friday night. Activities include basketball, volleyball, soccer, inflatables, movies, free popcorn, and special entertainment. Check the movie schedule online.

YMCA Sports Center 3456 Craig Road, Eau Claire

Cost: Member $3, Community $5

Saturday, Mar. 30th, 2019

9am-4pm Sat. Mar. 30

Lambing Time at Govin's Farm

Hold lambs, chicks, goats and piglets. With 100's of babies due, you might even be able to witness a birth of a farm baby. This is a great opportunity to learn about the farm and experience the farm animals. There is also face painting and pony rides to enjoy. Lunch & snacks available.

Govin's Farm N6134 670TH ST, Menomonie

Cost: $7.75 + tax

10-10:30am Sat. Mar. 30

Pop Up Science: Mystery Sand

Museum Playologists have several different fun and interactive science kits to break out with kids and explore all things STEAM-related! This week's activity is playing with mystery sand.

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

Cost: Free with Museum membership or admission

Age: All Ages

1-4pm Sat. Mar. 30

Try it Lab

Do you like to make and invent things? Join an afternoon of hands-on engineering fun inspired by Andrea Beatty’s Questioneers series.

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

7pm Sat. Mar. 30

Chippewa Figure Skating Club’s Spring Show

Chippewa Figure Skating Club’s annual Spring Show is the BIG event of the year. Over 50 families/coaches work together to create this fun family event.

Chippewa Area Ice Arena 839 First Ave., Chippewa Falls

Cost: Adults $8, Student/Seniors $6

Sunday, Mar. 31st, 2019

9am-4pm Sun. Mar. 31

Lambing Time at Govin's Farm

Hold lambs, chicks, goats and piglets. With 100's of babies due, you might even be able to witness a birth of a farm baby. This is a great opportunity to learn about the farm and experience the farm animals. There is also face painting and pony rides to enjoy. Lunch & snacks available.

Govin's Farm N6134 670TH ST, Menomonie

Cost: $7.75 + tax

2pm Sun. Mar. 31

Chippewa Figure Skating Club’s Spring Show

Chippewa Figure Skating Club’s annual Spring Show is the BIG event of the year. Over 50 families/coaches work together to create this fun family event.

Chippewa Area Ice Arena 839 First Ave., Chippewa Falls

Cost: Adults $8, Student/Seniors $6

Tuesday, Apr. 2nd, 2019

9:30-10:30am Tue. Apr. 2

St. Mark Power Hour: Easter Celebration

Kids ages 0-5 and their caregivers are invited to this free program. Come and hear a Bible story, sing songs, make a craft and enjoy a snack. There is also lots of time to play.

St. Mark Lutheran Church and School 3307 State Street, Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: Ages 0-5 and their caregivers

Friday, Apr. 5th, 2019

5-9pm Fri. Apr. 5

Friday Family Night

Open to all families, kids and their friends every Friday night. Activities include basketball, volleyball, soccer, inflatables, movies, free popcorn, and special entertainment. Check the movie schedule online.

YMCA Sports Center 3456 Craig Road, Eau Claire

Cost: Member $3, Community $5

Saturday, Apr. 6th, 2019

9am-4pm Sat. Apr. 6

Lambing Time at Govin's Farm

Hold lambs, chicks, goats and piglets. With 100's of babies due, you might even be able to witness a birth of a farm baby. This is a great opportunity to learn about the farm and experience the farm animals. There is also face painting and pony rides to enjoy. Lunch & snacks available.

Govin's Farm N6134 670TH ST, Menomonie

Cost: $7.75 + tax

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