Friday, Apr. 19th, 2019

1-3pm Fri. Apr. 19

Bunny Visit & Photos

Celebrate spring at CMEC and our favorite real-life bunny visitor, Noli. Stop by to see her, pet her and take photos just in time for Easter.

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

Cost: Free with Museum membership or admission

Age: All Ages

1-3pm Fri. Apr. 19

Nintendo Switch Gaming

Drop in and try out a Nintendo Switch gaming system, featuring Mario Kart 8! First come, first served.

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

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

1:15-3:15pm Fri. Apr. 19

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)

2:30-3pm Fri. Apr. 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

5-9pm Fri. Apr. 19

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. 20th, 2019

Sat. Apr. 20

Easter Bunny at Oakwood Mall

There's an egg-ceptionally wonderful Easter Bunny headed to Oakwood Mall. Take the eggs-press lane and reserve your place in line online. Bring your pets to meet the Easter Bunny for Pet Night on 4/15. Hours are 12-8pm, and 11am-6pm on Sunday. Extended hours (10am-9pm) on 4/13, 4/19 and 4/20.

Oakwood Mall 4800 Golf Rd, Eau Claire

Cost: Package details information online

Sat. Apr. 20

Chippewa Falls Lions Club Easter Egg Hunt

Gather at the main entry and parking areas of the Northern Wisconsin State Fairgrounds for a morning of Easter egg hunting and family fun. Stay tuned for more details and times as they develop.

Northern Wisconsin State Fairgrounds 225 Edward St., Chippewa Falls

9am-noon Sat. Apr. 20

10th Annual Chippewa Valley Easter Egg Hunt

All families are invited to the Chippewa Valley Easter Egg Hunt. This year’s event will feature a wide variety of free, family friendly activities for the entire Chippewa Valley to enjoy! The grounds open to the public at 9am and the Egg Hunt will begin at 10am.

Pine Pavilion, Carson Park 741 Pavillion Drive, Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

9-10:30am Sat. Apr. 20

Breakfast with the Easter Bunny

Families can come take photos with the Easter Bunny and purchase a catered breakfast. This breakfast includes scrambles eggs, french toast sticks, breakfast potatoes, bacon and choice of beverage. Register by 4/15.

River Prairie Center 1445 Front Porch Place, Altoona

Cost: $8/person; FREE for 3 and under

Age: All Ages

10-10:30am Sat. Apr. 20

Pop Up Science: Colorful Chemistry

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 colorful chemistry.

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

Cost: Free with Museum membership or admission

Age: All Ages

10am-5pm Sat. Apr. 20

Down to Earth Easter Egg Hunt

Springtime family fun. Hundreds of eggs will be hidden throughout the grounds, greenhouse, and garden shop. Each egg has candy and some lucky eggs also have coupons for parents. Other family activities available throughout the day as well. Rain or shine. 3 eggs per child.

Down To Earth Garden Center 6025 Arndt Ln., Eau Claire

10:30-11:30am Sat. Apr. 20

Easter Egg Hunt

Hop on over and join in an Easter Egg Hunt. This free event will be held in River Prairie Park and does not require any preregistration. There will be separate hunts for different age groups.

River Prairie Park 1419 Front Porch Place, Altoona

Cost: FREE

Age: Ages 0-9

2:30-3pm Sat. Apr. 20

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

Sunday, Apr. 21st, 2019

11am-1pm Sun. Apr. 21

Chaos Waterpark's Easter Egg Float

Float among 1,000 Easter Eggs in the lazy river. Collect eggs to win prizes. New this year, search for Easter eggs in the new foam cannon bubble area. Water Park admission required to participate.

Metropolis Resort 5150 Fairview Drive, Eau Claire

Cost: $14 and $7.5 for children under 36"

Age: All Ages

11:30am-4pm Sun. Apr. 21

Action City Easter Egg Hunt

Features egg hunts for ages 5+ at 1pm and 2pm. Kids 4 and under can participate at 12:30pm. Bingo sessions are at 2pm and 3pm. Activities, including crafts, coloring, cookie decorating, face-painting, and pictures with the Easter Bunny, will be from noon-4pm.

Action City 2402 Lorch Ave., Eau Claire

Cost: $3

Age: All Ages

Monday, Apr. 22nd, 2019

9am-3pm Mon. Apr. 22

Middle School School's Out Days

Drop off your kids at the Y for a fun, enriching, and productive day. Leadership & team-building activities, games, volunteer work, and more. Lunch provided. Weather permitting, group my leave the Y for field trips. Child receive's a full day pass for Y facilities for early/late dropoff/pickup.

Eau Claire YMCA 700 Graham Ave., Eau Claire

Cost: Member $45, Community $60

10-11:15am Mon. Apr. 22

Earth Day Play Day

Little ones and their parent or caregivers can enjoy a morning of exploration stations with a craft, music, and fun science experiments. They'll have fun building crafts with recycled items and explore what it means to keep the Earth clean. Space is limited.

Lily Pad Lab 2524 Golf ROad, Eau Claire

Cost: $15, registration required; FREE for under 1

Age: All Ages Welcome

11am-1pm Mon. Apr. 22

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 Mon. Apr. 22

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, Apr. 23rd, 2019

2:30-3pm Tue. Apr. 23

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

3:30-5pm Tue. Apr. 23

Kids Adventure Tuesdays K.A.T.

Drop-in after school for games, activities, crafts & more.

Augusta Memorial Public Library 113 North Stone St, Augusta

Cost: FREE

Age: school age children

Wednesday, Apr. 24th, 2019

2:30-3pm Wed. Apr. 24

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

Thursday, Apr. 25th, 2019

2:30-3pm Thu. Apr. 25

Pop Up Science: Orbiting Objects

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 orbiting objects.

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

Cost: Free with Museum membership or admission

Age: All Ages

Friday, Apr. 26th, 2019

Fri. Apr. 26

Springfest

Activities will include live music all weekend, Springfest 5k Fun Run, kubb tournament, family-friendly fun & activities, food & drinks, over 55 local vendors & exhibitors offering specials on everything spring & summer, and much more.

Northern Wisconsin State Fairgrounds 225 Edward St., Chippewa Falls

Cost: One Day $10, Three day $20

Age: All Ages

10-10:30am Fri. Apr. 26

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

10am-noon Fri. Apr. 26

Young Explorers

Preschoolers and their parent/caregiver are invited to this series of hands-on exploration in STEM activities. A drop-in series.

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

Cost: FREE

Age: Preschool

2:30-3pm Fri. Apr. 26

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

5-9pm Fri. Apr. 26

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

6-8pm Fri. Apr. 26

Father Daughter Hoppin' Hoedown

Yee-Haw! Kick up you boots and have some fun! Put on your favorite western outfit and come on down! The night will start off with a farm themed dinner and will be followed by fun, excitement and dancing! Put on your favorite western outfit and come on down!

River Prairie Center 1445 Front Porch Place, Altoona

Cost: Resident $20/couple; $10 each plus one--Non-Resident $25/couple;$10 each plus one

Age: All Ages

Saturday, Apr. 27th, 2019

Sat. Apr. 27

Springfest

Activities will include live music all weekend, Springfest 5k Fun Run, kubb tournament, family-friendly fun & activities, food & drinks, over 55 local vendors & exhibitors offering specials on everything spring & summer, and much more.

Northern Wisconsin State Fairgrounds 225 Edward St., Chippewa Falls

Cost: One Day $10, Three day $20

Age: All Ages

9-11:30am Sat. Apr. 27

Spring Bird Count for Kids

Celebrate birds and participate in citizen science. Start by learning about birds and binoculars. Kids ages 8–12 will go birding outside with bird mentors to record bird species and tabulate results. Ages 4-7 (must be accompanied by an adult) will participate in bird activities, a craft and conduct a survey at the bird feeders.

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

Cost: Friends $6, Nonmembers $8 (due by 4/23)

Age: Ages 4-12

10-10:30am Sat. Apr. 27

Pop Up Science: Orbiting Objects

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 orbiting objects.

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. Apr. 27

A Very Special Story Time with Tina Agnes

Tina Agnes is celebrating the release of her new children's book, The Resting Tree, with a Very Special Story Time at Dotters Books. She'll be reading her book, answering reader questions, and signing books.

Dotters Books 1602 Hogeboom Ave., Eau Claire

11am-2pm Sat. Apr. 27

Teen Job Fair

Let the Y bring the opportunities to you this spring with our Teen Job Fair. Hosting an array of local employers looking to hire teens for a wide variety of positions. Meet with people from across the workforce, hand out your resume, schedule an interview or attend one of the day’s many professional development workshops.

YMCA Sports Center 3456 Craig Road, Eau Claire

Cost: FREE to attend

2:30-3pm Sat. Apr. 27

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

Sunday, Apr. 28th, 2019

Sun. Apr. 28

Springfest

Activities will include live music all weekend, Springfest 5k Fun Run, kubb tournament, family-friendly fun & activities, food & drinks, over 55 local vendors & exhibitors offering specials on everything spring & summer, and much more.

Northern Wisconsin State Fairgrounds 225 Edward St., Chippewa Falls

Cost: One Day $10, Three day $20

Age: All Ages

2:30-3pm Sun. Apr. 28

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

Monday, Apr. 29th, 2019

2:30-3pm Mon. Apr. 29

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

Tuesday, Apr. 30th, 2019

2:30-3pm Tue. Apr. 30

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

3:30-5pm Tue. Apr. 30

Kids Adventure Tuesdays K.A.T.

Drop-in after school for games, activities, crafts & more.

Augusta Memorial Public Library 113 North Stone St, Augusta

Cost: FREE

Age: school age children

Wednesday, May. 1st, 2019

10:30-11am Wed. May. 1

Super Small Science: Pepper Germs

Introduce your preschool scientist to exciting hands-on and age-appropriate experiments. This week's activity is pepper germs.

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

Cost: Free with Museum membership or admission

Age: Preschool

Thursday, May. 2nd, 2019

2:30-3pm Thu. May. 2

Pop Up Science: Ready, Set, Fizz

Museum Playologists have several different fun and interactive science kits to break out with the kids and explore all things STEAM-related. This week's activity is ready, set, fizz!

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

Cost: Free with Museum membership or admission

Age: All Ages

Friday, May. 3rd, 2019

9:30-11am Fri. May. 3

4K Space Camp

Travel the galaxy in this 5-week camp for 4K kids! Put on your space helmets, enjoy planetarium shows and come back to Earth with a whole new appreciation for the night sky. Camp includes 5 sessions beginning Friday, May 3. Choose between the morning session or afternoon session.

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

Cost: $50 members/$60 non-members

Age: 4K

10-10:30am Fri. May. 3

Parachute Games

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

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

Cost: Free with Museum membership or admission

Age: All Ages

11-11:30am Fri. May. 3

Planetarium Show: Sky Stories

Head to the inflatable Planetarium for 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

11:30am-noon Fri. May. 3

Planetarium Show: Sky Stories

Head to the inflatable Planetarium for 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

3:30-5pm Fri. May. 3

4K Space Camp

Travel the galaxy in this 5-week camp for 4K kids! Put on your space helmets, enjoy planetarium shows and come back to Earth with a whole new appreciation for the night sky. Camp includes 5 sessions beginning Friday, May 3. Choose between the morning session or afternoon session.

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

Cost: $50 members/$60 non-members

Age: 4K

5-9pm Fri. May. 3

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, May. 4th, 2019

9am-4pm Sat. May. 4

School of Odd KIDS: Slime Saturday

Bring your little humyns to Odd Humyns for slime Saturday. They're pre-making a bunch of slime for your little humyn to mix in whatever they wish (while supplies last!). They'll have glitters, food coloring, and more to turn that blank slime into a fantastically ODD slime! Lemonade and cookies for free.

The Salon at Odd Humyns 209 North Barstow Street, Eau Claire

Cost: $5 per individual slime

10-10:30am Sat. May. 4

Pop Up Science: Ready, Set, Fizz

Museum Playologists have several different fun and interactive science kits to break out with the kids and explore all things STEAM-related. This week's activity is ready, set, fizz!

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

Cost: Free with Museum membership or admission

Age: All Ages

Ongoing Events For 4/19/2019

karaoke/DJ, galleries, classes, etc

School's Out Open Skating

Every Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday until Nov. 23, 11am-1pm; Every Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday until Nov. 23, 1:15-3:15pm; Every Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday until Dec. 31, 1:15-3:15pm; Every Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday until Dec. 31, 11am-1pm; Every Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday until Mar. 29, 11am-1pm; Every Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday until Mar. 29, 1:15-3:15pm

Events with Tickets