Friday, Apr. 12th, 2019

6:30-8pm Fri. Apr. 12

Flick & Float

YMCA supplies the flick, you bring the float. Gather in the small pool to watch fantastic family movies. Community members are welcome after 6:00 PM (photo ID required).

Eau Claire YMCA 700 Graham Ave., Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Saturday, Apr. 13th, 2019

9am-4pm Sat. Apr. 13

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

12:30-3pm Sat. Apr. 13

Charlotte's Web Y-Rep Auditions

This advanced opportunity is ideal for those who have been in a Y-Rep play before or have other theatre experience and want to take on a more challenging play.

Eau Claire YMCA 700 Graham Ave., Eau Claire

Cost: Member $65, Community $80

Age: Ages 11-15

1-6pm Sat. Apr. 13

Free Fishing Fundamentals Clinic

Learn about safety, invasive species, knot tying, fish identification/handling, lure types/board, bait and rigging. Registration at 1pm, indoor clinic at the library at 1:30-3:30pm, and an outdoor clinic at lakeside park on Lake Menomin at 4-6pm.

Menomonie Public Library 600 Wolske Bay Rd, Menomonie

Cost: FREE, Geared towards youthful anglers, accompanied by a parent

Age: All Ages

5-8pm Sat. Apr. 13

Parents' Night Out

Are you in need of a night out? Bring your child to the YMCA on Parents’ Night Out, an event where you can go enjoy a few hours to yourself while your kids are having a blast here. They will provide dinner for the kids, pool time, games, crafts, and a movie.

Eau Claire YMCA 700 Graham Ave., Eau Claire

Cost: Member $10, Community $15

Age: Ages 5-12

Sunday, Apr. 14th, 2019

9am-4pm Sun. Apr. 14

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, Apr. 15th, 2019

3:15-4:15pm Mon. Apr. 15

Read with Rado

Rado the therapy dog loves to be read to - readers of all ages and skill levels can share their favorite book with him.

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

Cost: FREE

Age: Family

Tuesday, Apr. 16th, 2019

4-7pm Tue. Apr. 16

3rd Annual Family Fun Night

A free community event for all families. Fun games, balloon animals, face-painting, and free light meal. April is Child Abuse Awareness and Prevention Month. This event is hosted by the Chippewa Valley Child Advocacy Center, Eau Claire County Sheriff's Office, and Eau Claire County DHS.

Eau Claire Expo Center 5530 Fairview Dr., Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

Thursday, Apr. 18th, 2019

5:30-7:30pm Thu. Apr. 18

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

Friday, Apr. 19th, 2019

11am-1pm 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)

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)

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

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

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

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

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

9-11:30am Tue. Apr. 23

Spring Bird Count For Kids

Celebrate birds and encourage your young ones to take an active roll in citizen science. Kids will learn about birds and binoculars. Ages 4-7 must be accompanied by an adult will do bird activities, do crafts, and conduct a bird survey at feeders. Ages 8-12 will go outside with bird mentors and record bird species.

Beaver Creek Reserve S1 County Road K, Fall Creek

Cost: $6-8

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

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

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

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

Friday, May. 3rd, 2019

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

5-8pm Sat. May. 4

Parents' Night Out

Are you in need of a night out? Bring your child to the YMCA on Parents’ Night Out, an event where you can go enjoy a few hours to yourself while your kids are having a blast here. They will provide dinner for the kids, pool time, games, crafts, and a movie.

Eau Claire YMCA 700 Graham Ave., Eau Claire

Cost: Member $10, Community $15

Age: Ages 5-12

Friday, May. 10th, 2019

5-9pm Fri. May. 10

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. May. 10

Mother Son Rodeo Roundup

Calling all Cowboys and Cowgals! The evening will start off with dinner and be followed by rodeo activities and dancing. Come dressed in your favorite western outfit and join us for a rootin' tootin' good time!

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

6:30-8pm Fri. May. 10

Flick & Float

YMCA supplies the flick, you bring the float. Gather in the small pool to watch fantastic family movies. Community members are welcome after 6:00 PM (photo ID required).

Eau Claire YMCA 700 Graham Ave., Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Sunday, May. 12th, 2019

2-3:30pm Sun. May. 12

Animal Tales

A live animal educational program that brings your youngsters’ favorite animal characters to life with real live animals. A fun and exciting reading journey by exploring books such as “Warriors,” “Pete the Cat,” and “The Little Critter Series.” May also include a classic such as 2018 John Newberry Medal winner “Hello, Universe."

The Heyde Center for the Arts 3 South High St., Chippewa Falls

Cost: $9 adults, $8 seniors, $5 youth/assisted living residents, family of four $24

Age: All Ages

Thursday, May. 16th, 2019

5:30-7:30pm Thu. May. 16

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

Friday, May. 17th, 2019

9am-3pm Fri. May. 17

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

11am-1pm Fri. May. 17

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. May. 17

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)

Saturday, May. 18th, 2019

6:30-9pm Sat. May. 18

Father/Daughter Dance

This magical masquerade evening is just for girls and their dads (or other male role models) to enjoy an evening together with music and refreshments— complete with the chance to craft and decorate your own masquerade mask. Come dressed in your best for this night.

Eau Claire YMCA 700 Graham Ave., Eau Claire

Cost: Member $10, Community $15

Age: Ages 4+

Monday, May. 20th, 2019

3:15-4:15pm Mon. May. 20

Read with Rado

Rado the therapy dog loves to be read to - readers of all ages and skill levels can share their favorite book with him.

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

Cost: FREE

Age: Family

Saturday, Jun. 1st, 2019

10am-4pm Sat. Jun. 1

The Great Big Hullabaloo

An amazing whirlwind day of music, arts, science, theater, and technology. Dozens of spaces full of hands-on experiences from an array of kid-friendly local partners. Plus, enjoy musicians, storytellers, dancers, roving performances, programmed presentations, and an all-day kid disco.

Pablo Center at the Confluence 120 Graham Avenue, Eau Claire

Cost: Ticket Price TBA

Age: All Ages

4-5:30pm Sat. Jun. 1

Y Rep Presents: Charlotte's Web

Sit back and relax as the Y-Rep Productions cast entertains you with their versions of classic children’s stories. You’ll recognize some familiar elements and also discover a whole new side of the show.

The Grand Theatre 102 W. Grand Ave., Eau Claire

Cost: Adult $10, Youth $5

Age: All Ages

7-8:30pm Sat. Jun. 1

Y Rep Presents: Charlotte's Web

Sit back and relax as the Y-Rep Productions cast entertains you with their versions of classic children’s stories. You’ll recognize some familiar elements and also discover a whole new side of the show.

The Grand Theatre 102 W. Grand Ave., Eau Claire

Cost: Adult $10, Youth $5

Age: All Ages

Sunday, Jun. 9th, 2019

1-4pm Sun. Jun. 9

Maxx's Splash Bash School's Out

Music, games, and inflatable fun as we celebrate the beginning of summer.

Fairfax Pool 4200 Fairfax St., Eau Claire

Cost: $4.50 or Season Pass

Age: All Ages

Friday, Jun. 14th, 2019

6:30-8pm Fri. Jun. 14

Flick & Float

YMCA supplies the flick, you bring the float. Gather in the small pool to watch fantastic family movies. Community members are welcome after 6:00 PM (photo ID required).

Eau Claire YMCA 700 Graham Ave., Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Thursday, Jun. 20th, 2019

5:30-7:30pm Thu. Jun. 20

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

Saturday, Jun. 22nd, 2019

1-3pm Sat. Jun. 22

Water Safety Fest

Join Eau Claire Parks and Recreation lifeguards and learn about basic water safety, rescue techniques, and play safety games. Watch lifeguards participate in live safety drills.

Fairfax Pool 4200 Fairfax St., Eau Claire

Cost: $4.50 or Season Pass

Age: All Ages

Thursday, Jul. 11th, 2019

6:15-6:45pm Thu. Jul. 11

One Day Wonders- Barnyard Fun

Moo, Clack, Neigh, Oink, Cluck, Baaa! You'll be able to show off your animal voices after creating these fun barnyard animals. Parents bring your child and enjoy some bonding. During this time you will read a story, make a craft and have snack time.

Altoona City Park Recreation Center 2303 Garfield Ave., Altoona

Cost: Resident-$8; Non-Resident $10

Age: Ages 2-4

Friday, Jul. 12th, 2019

6:30-8pm Fri. Jul. 12

Flick & Float

YMCA supplies the flick, you bring the float. Gather in the small pool to watch fantastic family movies. Community members are welcome after 6:00 PM (photo ID required).

Eau Claire YMCA 700 Graham Ave., Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

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