Tuesday, Jun. 18th, 2019

8am-3pm Tue. Jun. 18

Summer Institute: Chippewa Falls

Summer Institute has a 40-year tradition of teaching and delighting children across the Chippewa Valley. Your kids will love the variety of activities, and you will appreciate the small classes that promise high quality learning. Students entering grades K-5 in fall 2019.

Halmstad Elementary School 565 E. South Ave., Chippewa Falls

Cost: $15

Age: K-5

8:30am-6pm Tue. Jun. 18

Summer STEAM Experience

Students are invited to explore career paths with UW-Stout faculty experts while engaging in science, technology, engineering, art and math in a hands-on setting. Camp activities and career panels will provide well-rounded experiences.

UW-Stout Memorial Student Center 221 10th Avenue E., Menomonie

Cost: Overnight Campers: $450, Day Camers: $300

Age: 8-12 graders

9:30-11:30am Tue. Jun. 18

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: Birth to age 5

9:45-11:45am Tue. Jun. 18

Tadpole Toddler Camp with Beaver Creek Reserve

Now you and your smallest explorers will have a chance to join in all the fun at Beaver Creek Reserve! Get ready for a morning of music, movement, meaningful messes, munching and lots of exploration of our natural world!

Beaver Creek Reserve S1 County Road K, Fall Creek

Cost: Single Day Pricing: Friends - $12, Nonmembers - $15; Full Week Pricing: Friends - $55, Nonmembers - $65

Age: 2-4 years

10am-noon Tue. Jun. 18

Dabble Box Makerspace Lab

Whether you're interested in 3D printing and coding or you'd rather craft, make music, create art or play games, the Dabble Box makerspace has something for you. Self-guided exploration with staff on hand to answer questions.

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

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

10-11am Tue. Jun. 18

Traveling Tuesdays: Klinger's Farm Market

Tuesday morning playgroups are on the move. This morning, the playgroup travels to Klinger's Farm Market. Field trip starts at 10am at field trip site or meet at 9:30 at River Source Family Center to caravan. If a field trip is cancelled due to inclement weather, regular playgroup time will be available to families.

Klinger Farm Market 12756 132nd St, Chippewa Falls

Cost: $2/child (adults free)

Age: 0-5 years

10am-noon Tue. Jun. 18

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. Drop in anytime during the two-hour window.

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

Cost: Free with membership or admission

Age: All Ages

10-11:30am Tue. Jun. 18

Write Away Tween Writer's Group

Taming the wild topic, raising your voice, lights, camera, verbs and dynamite dialogue. Located in the Mezzanine. Instructors Jan Drehmel and Sue Houkom

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

Cost: FREE

Age: 9-12

10:15am Tue. Jun. 18

Toddler Tales Storytime

For two-and three-year-olds. All storytimes features stories, songs, rhymes, fingerplays, music, and movement. All are welcome and no registration is required.

LE Phillips Memorial Public Library - Youth Services Program Room 400 Eau Claire St., Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: Toddlers

10:30-11am Tue. Jun. 18

Summer Family Storytimes

An active half hour of stories, music, rhymes and movement.

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

Cost: FREE

Age: Family

11-11:45am Tue. Jun. 18

Youth Yoga at Carson Park

Kids of all ages can come and experience yoga games and poses in the outdoors. Under 5 need adult to attend. Can bring a mat or borrow one of ours. Follow the signs – near the playground. Parents can stick around for some relaxation. No registration needed, come any time.

Carson Park Playground 100 Carson Park Dr., Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

noon-7pm Tue. Jun. 18

Toy Story Week

A week of fun with Buzz Lightyear, Woody, and Zurg to celebrate the release of Disney/Pixar's film "Toy Story 4".

Fairfax Pool 4200 Fairfax St., Eau Claire

Cost: $4.50 or Season Pass

Age: All Ages

1:30pm Tue. Jun. 18

The Big Fun Show

A one man circus of comedy magic and juggling!

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

Cost: FREE

Age: Family

2:30-3pm Tue. Jun. 18

Pop Up Play

Museum Playologists could pop up anywhere with a fun new challenge for you and your family to enjoy. Exercise your brains and bodies with a variety of action-packed activities.

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

Cost: Free with Museum membership or admission

Age: All Ages

3:30-4:45pm Tue. Jun. 18

Summer Teen Minecraft Club

Come play Minecraft at the library on Tuesdays in June and July! Laptops and an account will be available to share. All players play together on a joint server.

Altoona Public Library 1303 Lynn Ave., Altoona

Cost: FREE

Age: Teens age 12-18

4-6pm Tue. Jun. 18

Dabble Box Makerspace Lab

Whether you're interested in 3D printing and coding or you'd rather craft, make music, create art or play games, the Dabble Box makerspace has something for you. Self-guided exploration with staff on hand to answer questions.

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

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

4:30-6:30pm Tue. Jun. 18

Youth Art Workshop - Needle Felting

Local professional artists share their trade with youth to help them build their tools for self-expression. Register by the day of the event and email with child's name and age and title of workshop. Space is limited.

Blue Boxer Arts 416 S Barstow Street, Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: Grades 2-7

4:30-6pm Tue. Jun. 18

Family Night

Games, crafts, and more. Bring the family for an evening of fun.

B’utiful Kids Learning Center 502 Bay st, Chippewa Falls

Cost: $5 + $1 additional child

Age: All ages

4:30-7:15pm Tue. Jun. 18

Tuesday Night Football Skills Camp

Willie McCalebb will be hosting a Tuesday Night Football Skills Camp. Ages 8-12 are from 4:30-5:45pm, and ages 13-19 are from 6-7:15pm. Register online.

Eau Claire Sport Warehouse 2983 11th St., Eau Claire

Cost: $10/athlete

5-6pm Tue. Jun. 18

Teen Summer Program: Henna Tattoos

The library will provide the supplies and teens can enjoy designing and applying their own temporary tattoos.

Altoona Public Library 1303 Lynn Ave., Altoona

Cost: FREE

Age: Teens age 12-18

5:30-6:30pm Tue. Jun. 18

Quick Start Tennis 3 - Session 1

This program will continue to develop the skills learned in QS2 while spending more time learning to play and apply rules of individual or doubles play. Continue to use and develop sportsmanship skills.

Altoona City Park - Tennis Courts 2303 Garfield Ave, Altoona

Cost: Resident $35; Non-Resident $40

Age: 7-12 or proper skill level

5:30-6pm Tue. Jun. 18

Quick Start Tennis 1 - Session 1

This program is designed to teach 4-5 year olds the very basic fundamentals of tennis in a fun and engaging atmosphere. There will be racquets available for use.

Altoona City Park - Tennis Courts 2303 Garfield Ave, Altoona

Cost: Resident $25; Non-Resident $30

Age: Ages 4-5

5:30-6:15pm Tue. Jun. 18

Youth Yoga- Session 2

Practice many yoga sequences through light, beautiful songs, stories and movements. This class is a great way to introduce your children to the basics of yoga in a fun and exciting way.

River Prairie Center 1445 Front Porch Place, Altoona

Cost: $15

Age: Ages 5-8

6-8pm Tue. Jun. 18

Sustain Us! Nature Workshop for All Ages

First Presbyterian's 4th annual Nature Workshop. This year's theme is "Sustain Us!" Learn how you can live sustainably with the earth and also focus on a healthy, sustaining spirituality. Cookouts, Nature Education and Conservation, Wildlife Exploration, Hiking, Nature Art, Music, Puppets, Games and more.

First Presbyterian Church 2112 Rudolph Rd., Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

6-9pm Tue. Jun. 18

Ukulele Klub of Eau Claire (UKE)

All levels and ages of ukulele players (and listeners & singers) are welcome. Social hour begins at 6 pm, music starts at 7 pm. If you wish to lead a song, please bring at least 20 copies of the music to share.

Galloway Grille 409 Galloway St., Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

6:15-7pm Tue. Jun. 18

Sports Jamboree

This program will provide a fun introduction to the basic skills of basketball, soccer, t-ball & tennis and a few fun games! This is strictly instructional, no competition involved.

Altoona City Park 10th St & Hayden Ave, Altoona

Cost: Resident $30; Non- Resident $35

Age: Ages 4-6

6:15-7pm Tue. Jun. 18

Tween Yoga - Session 2

This class will incorporate discussion, yoga poses, relaxation and meditation. It leads through an inner journey as they discover the essence of themselves to provide confidence and more.

River Prairie Center 1445 Front Porch Place, Altoona

Cost: $15

Age: Ages 5-8

6:30-8:30pm Tue. Jun. 18

T-ball 2

This program is designed to teach 6-8 year olds the fundamentals of the game, increase hitting and fielding skills, and get in to some game play. Everyone will receive a schedule for his/her team on the first night of practice.

Devney Park Devney Dr., Altoona

Cost: Resident $55; Non-Resident $65

Age: Ages 6-8

6:30pm Tue. Jun. 18

Tuesday Night Blues: Mojo Lemon

Voted “Best Blues Band in the Chippewa Valley” 2008-2014, Mojo Lemon Blues Band has been a staple in the Western Wisconsin music scene for a decade. There'll be food vendors and plenty of fun.

Owen Park 1st Ave. and Water St., Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

6:30pm Tue. Jun. 18

Tuesday Night Blues Concerts

The Chippewa Valley Blues Society hosts Tuesday evening concerts in Owen Park during the summer months. Features local favorites and a few from further flung locations. There'll be food vendors, great music, and an after party downtown at The Plus until 11pm.

Owen Park 1st Ave. and Water St., Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

6:35pm Tue. Jun. 18

Eau Claire Express 2019 Season

Catch a local baseball match featuring the Eau Claire express. Full of activities for kids, food, beverages, and more. Check out their website for details about nightly promotions.

Eau Claire Express Stadium - Carson Park 702 Carson Park Drive, Eau Claire

Cost: $9 GA, $11 Reserved Grandstand, $14 Reserved Box, $28 Fan Deck; Season Tickets Available

Age: All Ages

6:35pm Tue. Jun. 18

Eau Claire Express vs Thunder Bay Border Cats

The Eau Claire Express play against the Thunder Bay Border Cats.

Eau Claire Express Stadium - Carson Park 702 Carson Park Drive, Eau Claire

Cost: $9 GA, $11 Reserved Grandstand, $14 Reserved Box, $28 Fan Deck; Season Tickets Available

Age: All Ages

Wednesday, Jun. 19th, 2019

7:30am-1pm Wed. Jun. 19

Eau Claire Downtown Farmers Market

Seasonal, locally grown vegetables and fruits, plus baked goods, dairy products, meat, honey, maple syrup, flowers, and more.

Phoenix Park 330 Riverfront Terrace, Eau Claire

Age: All ages

8am-3pm Wed. Jun. 19

Summer Institute: Chippewa Falls

Summer Institute has a 40-year tradition of teaching and delighting children across the Chippewa Valley. Your kids will love the variety of activities, and you will appreciate the small classes that promise high quality learning. Students entering grades K-5 in fall 2019.

Halmstad Elementary School 565 E. South Ave., Chippewa Falls

Cost: $15

Age: K-5

8:30am-6pm Wed. Jun. 19

Summer STEAM Experience

Students are invited to explore career paths with UW-Stout faculty experts while engaging in science, technology, engineering, art and math in a hands-on setting. Camp activities and career panels will provide well-rounded experiences.

UW-Stout Memorial Student Center 221 10th Avenue E., Menomonie

Cost: Overnight Campers: $450, Day Camers: $300

Age: 8-12 graders

9am-noon Wed. Jun. 19

Summer Youth Market

In this "farmers market" style event, students will have products they made to grow in their business experience. Products such as fishing lures, paintings, soaps, floral arrangements, jewelry, and more will be available. Come support Eau Claire's student entrepreneurs.

The Living Room Coffee House & Roastery 2006 Cameron St., Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

9:45-11:45am Wed. Jun. 19

Tadpole Toddler Camp with Beaver Creek Reserve

Now you and your smallest explorers will have a chance to join in all the fun at Beaver Creek Reserve! Get ready for a morning of music, movement, meaningful messes, munching and lots of exploration of our natural world!

Beaver Creek Reserve S1 County Road K, Fall Creek

Cost: Single Day Pricing: Friends - $12, Nonmembers - $15; Full Week Pricing: Friends - $55, Nonmembers - $65

Age: 2-4 years

10am-4pm Wed. Jun. 19

Menomonie Farmers Market

Features local produce, meats, breads, berries, herbs, desserts and baked goods, spices, handcrafted items, arts & crafts. Kids activities, hot lunches, and music performances.

Menomonie Market Food Co-op 814 Main St. East, Menomonie

Age: All Ages

10am-noon Wed. Jun. 19

Dabble Box Makerspace Lab

Whether you're interested in 3D printing and coding or you'd rather craft, make music, create art or play games, the Dabble Box makerspace has something for you. Self-guided exploration with staff on hand to answer questions.

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

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

10:15am Wed. Jun. 19

Bouncing Babies Storytime

For pre-walkers, starting at birth. All storytimes features stories, songs, rhymes, fingerplays, music, and movement. All are welcome and no registration is required. Also includes parachute play, bubbles, and play group.

LE Phillips Memorial Public Library - Youth Services Program Room 400 Eau Claire St., Eau CLaire

Cost: FREE

Age: Infants/Babies

10:30-11am Wed. Jun. 19

Super Small Science

Introduce your preschool scientist to exciting hands-on and age-appropriate experiments.

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

Cost: Free with membership or admission

Age: All Ages

11-11:30am Wed. Jun. 19

Get Up & Go

Designed to keep your kiddos moving, these fun and physical games teach teamwork and skills that can carry home to your own backyard.

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

Cost: Free with membership or admission

Age: All Ages

11-11:45am Wed. Jun. 19

Party in the Park

Weather permitting, the Chippewa Falls Library will host a gathering at the stage in Riverfront Park for active games, parachute play, music and movement fun.

Riverfront Park Bridge St. and River St., Chippewa Falls

Cost: FREE

Age: Family

noon-7pm Wed. Jun. 19

Toy Story Week

A week of fun with Buzz Lightyear, Woody, and Zurg to celebrate the release of Disney/Pixar's film "Toy Story 4".

Fairfax Pool 4200 Fairfax St., Eau Claire

Cost: $4.50 or Season Pass

Age: All Ages

1:30pm Wed. Jun. 19

Glen Gerard: Magician

Magic show, comedy, sleight of hand, and mind reading, with plenty of audience participation. Tickets are required for entrance. Free tickets are available one week in advance of each program.

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

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

1:30pm Wed. Jun. 19

Science or Sci-Fi?

Explore the bizarre, unexplained or just plain weird throughout the universe!

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

Cost: FREE

Age: School age

2:30-3pm Wed. Jun. 19

Pop Up Play

Museum Playologists could pop up anywhere with a fun new challenge for you and your family to enjoy. Exercise your brains and bodies with a variety of action-packed activities.

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

Cost: Free with Museum membership or admission

Age: All Ages

3-5pm Wed. Jun. 19

Family Lab

Whether you're interested in 3D printing and coding or you'd rather craft, make music, create art or play games, the Dabble Box makerspace has something for you. Self-guided exploration with staff on hand to answer questions in this open lab time for families.

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

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

3:30-4pm Wed. Jun. 19

Planetarium Show: Sky Stories

An outta this world show! Visitors will explore the many constellations in the night sky. Shows start promptly at listed times, with room for just 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

4-8pm Wed. Jun. 19

Ice Cream Social

Serving: pie, ice cream, sundaes, floats, hot dogs, chili dogs, BBQ, potato salad, and baked beans.

St. Joseph's Catholic Church 417 W Street, Menomonie

Age: All Ages

Ongoing Events For 6/17/2019

karaoke/DJ, galleries, classes, etc

Toy Story Week

Every Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday until Jun. 21, noon-7pm

Events with Tickets