Saturday, May. 27th, 2017

8am-1pm Sat. May. 27

The Oz Run - 5K Run/Walk and Half Marathon

This annual Wizard of Oz-themed 5K Run/Walk and Half Marathon benefits Irvine Park and the new Southview Elementary Barrier Free Playground. Registered runners get race shirt and medal. Finish line festival with runner costume contest, prizes for top finishers, live music, hot dogs and brats, beer and root beer, petting zoo, bounce house and more.

Northern Wisconsin State Fairgrounds 225 Edward St., Chippewa Falls

Cost: $30-65 for adults; $20-30 for kids

Age: All Ages

Saturday, Jun. 3rd, 2017

8-11:30am Sat. Jun. 3

5th Annual Eau Claire Take Kids Fishing Day

Dust off those fishing poles and get the kids outside for an exciting morning of catching bluegill and bass. An opportunity to introduce youngsters to the benefits of fishing and the abundance of public access opportunities available in our community. Fishing gear and bait will be provided for each registered kid to use. Stay afterwards for a picnic-style lunch.

Lake Front Park, Altoona

Cost: FREE, but please register by 5/30

9am-noon Sat. Jun. 3

Hallie Optimist Hooked On Fishing

Hallie Optimist Club wants to make sure kids know how much fun it can be to take a worm for a swim and maybe catch a fish. Besides the fun of being outside, practicing casting, and racing minnows, local businesses donate lots of prizes so no child goes away empty handed. A hot dog, fruit and nacho lunch is also provided.

Lake Hallie Sportsman's Club 2910 109th St, Chippewa Falls

Cost: FREE

Age: Under 18

9am-noon Sat. Jun. 3

National Trails Day Hike on the Ice Age Trail

Celebrate Trails Day on the Ice Age Trail in Chippewa County! It’s a national day of celebrating trails and getting out to enjoy them. Spectacular overlooks, mature forest, and a long meander along the shore of Picnic Lake are highlights of this recently rebuilt and rerouted 3.3 mile route.

Ice Age Trailhead 25111 County Highway E, New Auburn

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

1:30pm Sat. Jun. 3

8th Annual Eau Claire Triathlon Sprint

Held on Sunday, The Eau Claire Triathlon includes a swim in Halfmoon Lake, a bike ride through the rolling hills of western Wisconsin countryside, and a run through historic Carson Park. Kids age 7-14 can participate in Saturday's Eau Claire Kids Triathlon. Proceeds benefit Friends of the Orphans and the Chippewa Valley Free Clinic.

Halfmoon Park Randall Street, Eau Claire

Cost: $57-77 for individuals; $95-115 for teams (depending on date of registration)

Age: Ages 7-14 OR 15+

Sunday, Jun. 4th, 2017

10:15-10:55am Sun. Jun. 4

Twisty Tots Yoga

Join us with your sweet little tot to explore twisty yoga moves, relaxation, deep breathing, progressive muscle relaxation, while nurturing the bond between you and your toddler.

The Center 3701 E. Clairemont Ave., Eau Claire

Cost: $5/child; Parents Free

Age: Ages 3-6

6pm Sun. Jun. 4

8th Annual Eau Claire Triathlon Sprint

Held on Sunday, The Eau Claire Triathlon includes a swim in Halfmoon Lake, a bike ride through the rolling hills of western Wisconsin countryside, and a run through historic Carson Park. Kids age 7-14 can participate in Saturday's Eau Claire Kids Triathlon. Proceeds benefit Friends of the Orphans and the Chippewa Valley Free Clinic.

Halfmoon Park Randall Street, Eau Claire

Cost: $57-77 for individuals; $95-115 for teams (depending on date of registration)

Age: Ages 7-14 OR 15+

Thursday, Jun. 8th, 2017

11:30am-7pm Thu. Jun. 8

Dollar Swim Day: Hawaiian Day

Anyone who wears Hawaiian themed attire pays $1 admission.

Fairfax Pool 4200 Fairfax St., Eau Claire

Cost: $1/person or Season Pass; Children 2 & under are free

Age: All Ages

Saturday, Jun. 10th, 2017

9am Sat. Jun. 10

8th Annual Spectrum Shuffle 1 Mile Fun Run/Walk

This fun run/walk is held as part of the Altoona Cinder City Days celebration. It benefits the Autism Society of the Chippewa Valley.

Cinder City Park Spooner Ave and 10th St., Altoona

Cost: $10-18

10:30am-2pm Sat. Jun. 10

2nd Annual CORBA Take a Kid Mountain Biking Day

This year, Markquart Toyota has partnered up with CORBA to make this event even better than last year. Obstacle courses, group rides, event swag for kids, a free lunch and, new this year, a kids Time Trial event. Parents and kids alike are invited onto the trails for a group ride.

Eau Claire County Expo Center 5530 Fairview Drive, Eau Claire

Cost: FREE (RSVP through Facebook)

Age: All Ages

noon Sat. Jun. 10

11th Annual Lake Eau Claire Clear Water Triathlon & Picnic

This non-timed triathlon is a 2.5 mile walk/run, 1 mile paddle (canoe or kayak), and 8 mile bike ride on Lake Eau Claire. Entry fee includes a picnic dinner, beverages and great music. 12 and under must be accompanied by an adult. No equipment provided. Day-of registration at LakeHouse Grill & Bar.

Hideaway Tavern E19986 County Road ND, Augusta

Cost: Pre-Registration: $20 for under 12, $30 for 12+ | Day-Of: $40 for 12+

Age: All Ages

Thursday, Jun. 15th, 2017

9am-12:30pm Thu. Jun. 15

Parent/Child Fly Fishing Clinic

Join Trout Unlimited volunteers and Beaver Creek staff for a fun morning learning the ins and outs of fly fishing. You will learn how to tie flies and cast a fly rod before traveling to a local pond to try your hand at catching some fish with your very own flies.

Wise Nature Center, Beaver Creek Reserve S1 Cty Rd. K, Fall Creek

Cost: Friends $30/pair, Nonmembers $40/pair

Age: Ages 12+ (with guardian)

1-4pm Thu. Jun. 15

Fairfax Pool: Cartoon Day

An afternoon of celebrating all of your favorite animated characters from Bugs Bunny to SpongeBob. Cartoon themed games and activities will be offered.

Fairfax Pool 4200 Fairfax St., Eau Claire

Cost: $4.25/person or Season Pass

Saturday, Jun. 17th, 2017

9am-3pm Sat. Jun. 17

WINUM District Optimist Junior Golf Tournament

The Optimist International Junior Golf Championships is one of the largest and best-known junior golf tournaments in the world. Each year, more than 600 golfers participate in the Optimist Junior Golf Tournament.

Lake Hallie Golf Course 2196 110th St, Chippewa Falls

Cost: $50 per golfer

Age: Ages 10-18

9:30am Sat. Jun. 17

Thin Mint Sprint 5k/10k and Kids Shortbread Shuffle

This 5K fun run/walk is a celebration of Girl Scouts, being active, and community involvement. The chip-timed race begins at 8:30 am in front of the Pine Pavilion in Carson Park in Eau Claire, WI and is open to anyone. After the race, there will be DJ entertainment, inflatables, and a community expo showcasing their sponsors and partners. A half-mile Shortbread Shuffle kids run will start at 8 am.

Pine Pavilion, Carson Park 741 Pavillion Drive, Eau Claire

Cost: $25 for 5k, $35 for 10k, $10 Shortbread Shuffle; Team Pricing available online; Discounts for Girl Scouts Members

Age: All Ages

Sunday, Jun. 18th, 2017

10:15-10:55am Sun. Jun. 18

Twisty Tots Yoga

Join us with your sweet little tot to explore twisty yoga moves, relaxation, deep breathing, progressive muscle relaxation, while nurturing the bond between you and your toddler.

The Center 3701 E. Clairemont Ave., Eau Claire

Cost: $5/child; Parents Free

Age: Ages 3-6

Monday, Jun. 19th, 2017

Mon. Jun. 19

Fairfax Pool: Cars Week

A week of “Lightning McQueen” and “Mater” themed activities to celebrate the release of Disney/Pixar’s film “Cars 3”.

Fairfax Pool 4200 Fairfax St., Eau Claire

Cost: $4.25/Day or Season Pass

Tuesday, Jun. 20th, 2017

Tue. Jun. 20

Fairfax Pool: Cars Week

A week of “Lightning McQueen” and “Mater” themed activities to celebrate the release of Disney/Pixar’s film “Cars 3”.

Fairfax Pool 4200 Fairfax St., Eau Claire

Cost: $4.25/Day or Season Pass

Wednesday, Jun. 21st, 2017

Wed. Jun. 21

Fairfax Pool: Cars Week

A week of “Lightning McQueen” and “Mater” themed activities to celebrate the release of Disney/Pixar’s film “Cars 3”.

Fairfax Pool 4200 Fairfax St., Eau Claire

Cost: $4.25/Day or Season Pass

Thursday, Jun. 22nd, 2017

Thu. Jun. 22

Fairfax Pool: Cars Week

A week of “Lightning McQueen” and “Mater” themed activities to celebrate the release of Disney/Pixar’s film “Cars 3”.

Fairfax Pool 4200 Fairfax St., Eau Claire

Cost: $4.25/Day or Season Pass

Friday, Jun. 23rd, 2017

Fri. Jun. 23

Fairfax Pool: Cars Week

A week of “Lightning McQueen” and “Mater” themed activities to celebrate the release of Disney/Pixar’s film “Cars 3”.

Fairfax Pool 4200 Fairfax St., Eau Claire

Cost: $4.25/Day or Season Pass

7pm Fri. Jun. 23

UV Splash 5k by Color Dash

The Color Dash will donate 50% of the proceeds to the Eau Claire Children's Theater. Make sure to get there early to join in on the dance competitions, hula-hoop contest, and many more contests with awesome swag giveaways.

Northern Wisconsin State Fairgrounds 225 Edward St., Chippewa Falls

Cost: $40 GA, $50-75 Admission with free stuff, $21-28 per person in family

Tuesday, Jun. 27th, 2017

10-11am Tue. Jun. 27

Kids Yoga at Carson Park

With yoga for kids, your child can learn to feel good in their body, self-care, muscle strengthening, ease frustration, practice mental focus, perfect posture and self-awareness, develop intuition, connect with nature, be spiritually aware, and more. Kids 4 and under must be accompanied by an adult.

Carson Park 100 Carson Park Dr., Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: Ages 0-16

Thursday, Jun. 29th, 2017

11:30am-7pm Thu. Jun. 29

Dollar Swim Day: Floatie Day

Anyone who brings a floatable device gets in for $1.

Fairfax Pool 4200 Fairfax St., Eau Claire

Cost: $1/person or season pass, 2 & under are free

Age: All ages

Sunday, Jul. 2nd, 2017

10:15-10:55am Sun. Jul. 2

Twisty Tots Yoga

Join us with your sweet little tot to explore twisty yoga moves, relaxation, deep breathing, progressive muscle relaxation, while nurturing the bond between you and your toddler.

The Center 3701 E. Clairemont Ave., Eau Claire

Cost: $5/child; Parents Free

Age: Ages 3-6

Tuesday, Jul. 4th, 2017

10-11am Tue. Jul. 4

Kids Yoga at Carson Park

With yoga for kids, your child can learn to feel good in their body, self-care, muscle strengthening, ease frustration, practice mental focus, perfect posture and self-awareness, develop intuition, connect with nature, be spiritually aware, and more. Kids 4 and under must be accompanied by an adult.

Carson Park 100 Carson Park Dr., Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: Ages 0-16

Tuesday, Jul. 11th, 2017

10-11am Tue. Jul. 11

Kids Yoga at Carson Park

With yoga for kids, your child can learn to feel good in their body, self-care, muscle strengthening, ease frustration, practice mental focus, perfect posture and self-awareness, develop intuition, connect with nature, be spiritually aware, and more. Kids 4 and under must be accompanied by an adult.

Carson Park 100 Carson Park Dr., Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: Ages 0-16

Thursday, Jul. 13th, 2017

11:30am-7pm Thu. Jul. 13

Dollar Swim Day: Parks & Recreation Month

Anyone who wears a Parks & Rec t-shirt gets in for $1.

Fairfax Pool 4200 Fairfax St., Eau Claire

Cost: $1/person or Season Pass; Children 2 & under are free

Age: All Ages

Sunday, Jul. 16th, 2017

Sun. Jul. 16

Monster Lake Swim

A two mile swim on Lower Long Lake. The start and finish will take place at Camp Manitou; check-in is 8-8:30 AM with a competitors meeting at 8:45 AM. Limited overnight camping will be available Saturday night with approval.

Camp Manitou 27960 137th Street, New Auburn

Age: All Ages

10:15-10:55am Sun. Jul. 16

Twisty Tots Yoga

Join us with your sweet little tot to explore twisty yoga moves, relaxation, deep breathing, progressive muscle relaxation, while nurturing the bond between you and your toddler.

The Center 3701 E. Clairemont Ave., Eau Claire

Cost: $5/child; Parents Free

Age: Ages 3-6

Tuesday, Jul. 18th, 2017

10-11am Tue. Jul. 18

Kids Yoga at Carson Park

With yoga for kids, your child can learn to feel good in their body, self-care, muscle strengthening, ease frustration, practice mental focus, perfect posture and self-awareness, develop intuition, connect with nature, be spiritually aware, and more. Kids 4 and under must be accompanied by an adult.

Carson Park 100 Carson Park Dr., Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: Ages 0-16

Thursday, Jul. 20th, 2017

11:30am-7pm Thu. Jul. 20

Dollar Swim Day: Feed Our Community

Anyone who brings in one non-perishable item gets in for $1.

Fairfax Pool 4200 Fairfax St., Eau Claire

Cost: $1/person or season pass, 2 & under are free

Age: All Ages

Tuesday, Jul. 25th, 2017

8am-4:30pm Tue. Jul. 25

Summer Safety Camp Presented by Mayo Clinic

Safety Camp participants will learn from health care providers and other local experts about many safety topics, including first aid, fire, seat belts, boating, animals, weather and more. Children are supervised at all times. Lunch and snacks are provided, and each camper will receive a Safety Camp T-shirt.

Carson Park 100 Carson Park Dr., Eau Claire

Cost: FREE, but registration is requried

Age: Kids entering 4th or 5th grade

10-11am Tue. Jul. 25

Kids Yoga at Carson Park

With yoga for kids, your child can learn to feel good in their body, self-care, muscle strengthening, ease frustration, practice mental focus, perfect posture and self-awareness, develop intuition, connect with nature, be spiritually aware, and more. Kids 4 and under must be accompanied by an adult.

Carson Park 100 Carson Park Dr., Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: Ages 0-16

Wednesday, Jul. 26th, 2017

8am-4:30pm Wed. Jul. 26

Summer Safety Camp Presented by Mayo Clinic

Safety Camp participants will learn from health care providers and other local experts about many safety topics, including first aid, fire, seat belts, boating, animals, weather and more. Children are supervised at all times. Lunch and snacks are provided, and each camper will receive a Safety Camp T-shirt.

Carson Park 100 Carson Park Dr., Eau Claire

Cost: FREE, but registration is requried

Age: Kids entering 4th or 5th grade

Thursday, Jul. 27th, 2017

11:30am-7pm Thu. Jul. 27

Dollar Swim Day: Rubber Ducky Day

Anyone who brings a rubber duck pays $1 admission. Rubber Ducky Derby begins at 1:30pm ($1 per duck).

Fairfax Pool 4200 Fairfax St., Eau Claire

Cost: $1/person or Season Pass; Children 2 & under are free

Age: All Ages

Tuesday, Aug. 1st, 2017

10-11am Tue. Aug. 1

Kids Yoga at Carson Park

With yoga for kids, your child can learn to feel good in their body, self-care, muscle strengthening, ease frustration, practice mental focus, perfect posture and self-awareness, develop intuition, connect with nature, be spiritually aware, and more. Kids 4 and under must be accompanied by an adult.

Carson Park 100 Carson Park Dr., Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: Ages 0-16

Thursday, Aug. 3rd, 2017

1-4pm Thu. Aug. 3

Maxx's Splash Bash: Water Olympics

Music, games, and inflatable fun.

Fairfax Pool 4200 Fairfax St., Eau Claire

Cost: $4.25/person or Season Pass

Age: All Ages

Saturday, Aug. 5th, 2017

10am-noon Sat. Aug. 5

PBS Kids Get Up & Go! Day

This free event features lots of fun physical movement and hands-on activities for the entire family.

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

Cost: FREE

Age: Youth

Sunday, Aug. 6th, 2017

Sun. Aug. 6

Camp Wabi

Camp Wabi incorporates healthy living into the traditional camp experience in a partnership with Mayo Clinic Health System to support youth with obesity. The information gained at Wabi is a life-changing experience for the whole family.

Camp Manitou 27960 137th Street, New Auburn

Age: Grades 6-10

10:15-10:55am Sun. Aug. 6

Twisty Tots Yoga

Join us with your sweet little tot to explore twisty yoga moves, relaxation, deep breathing, progressive muscle relaxation, while nurturing the bond between you and your toddler.

The Center 3701 E. Clairemont Ave., Eau Claire

Cost: $5/child; Parents Free

Age: Ages 3-6

Monday, Aug. 7th, 2017

Mon. Aug. 7

Camp Wabi

Camp Wabi incorporates healthy living into the traditional camp experience in a partnership with Mayo Clinic Health System to support youth with obesity. The information gained at Wabi is a life-changing experience for the whole family.

Camp Manitou 27960 137th Street, New Auburn

Age: Grades 6-10

Mon. Aug. 7

Fairfax Pool: Book Week

Reading is for everyone! In celebration of National Book Lover’s Day on August 9, join Fairfax Maxx all week with book themed activities based on some of your favorite books

Fairfax Pool 4200 Fairfax St., Eau Claire

Cost: $4.25/Day or Season Pass

Tuesday, Aug. 8th, 2017

Tue. Aug. 8

Fairfax Pool: Book Week

Reading is for everyone! In celebration of National Book Lover’s Day on August 9, join Fairfax Maxx all week with book themed activities based on some of your favorite books

Fairfax Pool 4200 Fairfax St., Eau Claire

Cost: $4.25/Day or Season Pass

Tue. Aug. 8

Camp Wabi

Camp Wabi incorporates healthy living into the traditional camp experience in a partnership with Mayo Clinic Health System to support youth with obesity. The information gained at Wabi is a life-changing experience for the whole family.

Camp Manitou 27960 137th Street, New Auburn

Age: Grades 6-10

10-11am Tue. Aug. 8

Kids Yoga at Carson Park

With yoga for kids, your child can learn to feel good in their body, self-care, muscle strengthening, ease frustration, practice mental focus, perfect posture and self-awareness, develop intuition, connect with nature, be spiritually aware, and more. Kids 4 and under must be accompanied by an adult.

Carson Park 100 Carson Park Dr., Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: Ages 0-16

Wednesday, Aug. 9th, 2017

Wed. Aug. 9

Fairfax Pool: Book Week

Reading is for everyone! In celebration of National Book Lover’s Day on August 9, join Fairfax Maxx all week with book themed activities based on some of your favorite books

Fairfax Pool 4200 Fairfax St., Eau Claire

Cost: $4.25/Day or Season Pass

Wed. Aug. 9

Camp Wabi

Camp Wabi incorporates healthy living into the traditional camp experience in a partnership with Mayo Clinic Health System to support youth with obesity. The information gained at Wabi is a life-changing experience for the whole family.

Camp Manitou 27960 137th Street, New Auburn

Age: Grades 6-10

Thursday, Aug. 10th, 2017

Thu. Aug. 10

Fairfax Pool: Book Week

Reading is for everyone! In celebration of National Book Lover’s Day on August 9, join Fairfax Maxx all week with book themed activities based on some of your favorite books

Fairfax Pool 4200 Fairfax St., Eau Claire

Cost: $4.25/Day or Season Pass

Thu. Aug. 10

Camp Wabi

Camp Wabi incorporates healthy living into the traditional camp experience in a partnership with Mayo Clinic Health System to support youth with obesity. The information gained at Wabi is a life-changing experience for the whole family.

Camp Manitou 27960 137th Street, New Auburn

Age: Grades 6-10

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