Tuesday, Jul. 30th, 2019

2:30-4:30pm Tue. Jul. 30

Riverfront Yard Games

The goal of this event is to encourage people to get outside, be active, and connect with each other. Riverfront Yard Games will be on Tuesdays throughout the summer, from 2:30-4:30 at the Chippewa Falls River Front Park.

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

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

3:30-5:30pm Tue. Jul. 30

Book Bug

Program includes time for games, reading, computer use, and much more. Stay for a short time or the whole thing, attendance will earn each child a free book to keep.

Augusta Memorial Public Library 113 North Stone St, Augusta

Cost: FREE

Age: Ages 11 and under

Wednesday, Jul. 31st, 2019

10am Wed. Jul. 31

Micon Summer Kids Movies

During the summer, Micon Cinemas in Chippewa Falls will show an array of kids movies for only a quarter! This summer, look forward to Cloudy with a Chance of Meatballs, Hotel Transylvania 3, Smallfoot, Space Jam, How to Train Your Dragon 3, Lego Movie 2, and more surprises to come!

Micon Cinemas Chippewa Falls 475 Chippewa Mall Dr., Chippewa Falls

Cost: 25¢ admission

10:30-11am Wed. Jul. 31

Super Small Science: Shaving Cream Science

Introduce your preschool scientist to exciting hands-on and age-appropriate experiments! This week's activity is shaving cream science.

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

Cost: Free with Museum membership or admission

Age: All Ages

11-11:45am Wed. Jul. 31

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

1-4pm Wed. Jul. 31

Harry Potter’s Birthday Celebration

Drop-in to celebrate the amazing Boy Who Lived, Harry Potter, on his birthday. Play games, try your hand at Muggle crafts, and sample some wizard desserts. Costumes encouraged!

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

Cost: FREE

1:30pm Wed. Jul. 31

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

3-4pm Wed. Jul. 31

Let's Get Cooking: Bread in a Bag

Learn about healthy snacks and basic food prep skills! You'll be able to take the tasty treat you create home with you, along with the lessons learned. This week's recipe is bread in a bag. Drop in anytime during the one-hour window.

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

Cost: Free with Museum membership or admission

Age: All Ages

Thursday, Aug. 1st, 2019

10am-1pm Thu. Aug. 1

Book Bug

Program includes time for games, reading, computer use, and much more. Stay for a short time or the whole thing, attendance will earn each child a free book to keep.

Augusta Memorial Public Library 113 North Stone St, Augusta

Cost: FREE

Age: Ages 11 and under

10am Thu. Aug. 1

Micon Summer Kids Movies

During the summer, Micon Cinemas in Chippewa Falls will show an array of kids movies for only a quarter! This summer, look forward to Cloudy with a Chance of Meatballs, Hotel Transylvania 3, Smallfoot, Space Jam, How to Train Your Dragon 3, Lego Movie 2, and more surprises to come!

Micon Cinemas Chippewa Falls 475 Chippewa Mall Dr., Chippewa Falls

Cost: 25¢ admission

1:30pm Thu. Aug. 1

In the Dark

Discover what the darkest (or nearly darkest) places hold with experiments and activities.

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

Cost: FREE

Age: School age

7pm Thu. Aug. 1

Cinderella (If the Shoe Fits)

"Cinderella! (If the Shoe Fits)" is an 80s pop music parody about self-respect that will have your whole family singing, laughing and dancing!

Cedarbrook Church N6714 470th St., Menomonie

Cost: $12 GA or $8 for age 12 and under

Age: All Ages

Friday, Aug. 2nd, 2019

7pm Fri. Aug. 2

Cinderella (If the Shoe Fits)

"Cinderella! (If the Shoe Fits)" is an 80s pop music parody about self-respect that will have your whole family singing, laughing and dancing!

Cedarbrook Church N6714 470th St., Menomonie

Cost: $12 GA or $8 for age 12 and under

Age: All Ages

Saturday, Aug. 3rd, 2019

10:30-11am Sat. Aug. 3

Story Time at Dotters Books

Guest readers will share two picture books with kids of all ages. Donuts from Roadside Bakery and fresh brewed coffee for you to enjoy (donations for treats are welcome, but not necessary).

Dotters Books 1602 Hogeboom Ave., Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

1pm Sat. Aug. 3

Cinderella (If the Shoe Fits)

"Cinderella! (If the Shoe Fits)" is an 80s pop music parody about self-respect that will have your whole family singing, laughing and dancing!

Cedarbrook Church N6714 470th St., Menomonie

Cost: $12 GA or $8 for age 12 and under

Age: All Ages

2-8pm Sat. Aug. 3

2nd Annual Family Day in Downtown

Centered in Phoenix Park, the festival will highlight family life in Downtown and the City of Eau Claire. Activities will include live music, sports, demonstrations, vendors, and a family fun zone. Fun fitness and health related activities.

Phoenix Park

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

6-9pm Sat. Aug. 3

Family Night in the Park

Centered in Phoenix Park, the festival highlights family life in Downtown and the City of Eau Claire. Activities include sports, demonstrations, vendors, and an outdoor movie on a giant inflatable screen.

Phoenix Park 330 Riverfront Terrace, Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

7pm Sat. Aug. 3

Cinderella (If the Shoe Fits)

"Cinderella! (If the Shoe Fits)" is an 80s pop music parody about self-respect that will have your whole family singing, laughing and dancing!

Cedarbrook Church N6714 470th St., Menomonie

Cost: $12 GA or $8 for age 12 and under

Age: All Ages

Sunday, Aug. 4th, 2019

noon-5pm Sun. Aug. 4

Carson Park Train Rides

Enjoy a scenic, half-mile train ride located in Eau Claire's premier Carson Park presented by the Chippewa Valley Railroad Association. A coal-fired steam engine pulls one train, a G-16 gasoline powered-streamliner pulls the other.

Carson Park 100 Carson Park Dr., Eau Claire

Cost: Under 2 years old FREE, ages 2-12 $2, ages 12+ $3

Tuesday, Aug. 6th, 2019

1:30pm Tue. Aug. 6

Zooniverse Citizen Science Camp

Upper elementary grade kids will explore and participate in science projects worldwide via the Zooniverse web portal.

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

Cost: FREE

Age: 8+

2:30-4:30pm Tue. Aug. 6

Riverfront Yard Games

The goal of this event is to encourage people to get outside, be active, and connect with each other. Riverfront Yard Games will be on Tuesdays throughout the summer, from 2:30-4:30 at the Chippewa Falls River Front Park.

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

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

3:30-5:30pm Tue. Aug. 6

Book Bug

Program includes time for games, reading, computer use, and much more. Stay for a short time or the whole thing, attendance will earn each child a free book to keep.

Augusta Memorial Public Library 113 North Stone St, Augusta

Cost: FREE

Age: Ages 11 and under

Wednesday, Aug. 7th, 2019

10am Wed. Aug. 7

Micon Summer Kids Movies

During the summer, Micon Cinemas in Chippewa Falls will show an array of kids movies for only a quarter! This summer, look forward to Cloudy with a Chance of Meatballs, Hotel Transylvania 3, Smallfoot, Space Jam, How to Train Your Dragon 3, Lego Movie 2, and more surprises to come!

Micon Cinemas Chippewa Falls 475 Chippewa Mall Dr., Chippewa Falls

Cost: 25¢ admission

11-11:45am Wed. Aug. 7

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

4pm Wed. Aug. 7

Driftless Stargazing

Celebrate the 50th anniversary of the Apollo 11 mission with Driftless Stargazing's presentation of "Giant Steps: the Moon Landing."

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

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

Thursday, Aug. 8th, 2019

10am Thu. Aug. 8

Micon Summer Kids Movies

During the summer, Micon Cinemas in Chippewa Falls will show an array of kids movies for only a quarter! This summer, look forward to Cloudy with a Chance of Meatballs, Hotel Transylvania 3, Smallfoot, Space Jam, How to Train Your Dragon 3, Lego Movie 2, and more surprises to come!

Micon Cinemas Chippewa Falls 475 Chippewa Mall Dr., Chippewa Falls

Cost: 25¢ admission

10am-1pm Thu. Aug. 8

Book Bug

Program includes time for games, reading, computer use, and much more. Stay for a short time or the whole thing, attendance will earn each child a free book to keep.

Augusta Memorial Public Library 113 North Stone St, Augusta

Cost: FREE

Age: Ages 11 and under

1:30pm Thu. Aug. 8

In the Dark

Discover what the darkest (or nearly darkest) places hold with experiments and activities.

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

Cost: FREE

Age: School age

6:30-8:30pm Thu. Aug. 8

Free Family Movie

Bring the whole family for our Free Family Movie Series this summer provided by River of Life at the Old State Theater in Menomonie. Free popcorn.

River of Life 639 Broadway Street South, Menomonie

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

Friday, Aug. 9th, 2019

6:30-8pm Fri. Aug. 9

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, Aug. 10th, 2019

9-11am Sat. Aug. 10

Saturday Morning Hullabaloo: The Jolly Pops

These open air, interactive concerts will begin with an hour of music and games before a very special featured children's performers take over the park. The Jolly Pops are a children’s music and entertainment group made up of a bunch of really happy dads, founded Billy Hartong, sometimes known as "Mr. Billy Goat."

Phoenix Park 330 Riverfront Terrace, Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

10:30-11am Sat. Aug. 10

Story Time at Dotters Books

Guest readers will share two picture books with kids of all ages. Donuts from Roadside Bakery and fresh brewed coffee for you to enjoy (donations for treats are welcome, but not necessary).

Dotters Books 1602 Hogeboom Ave., Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Sunday, Aug. 11th, 2019

noon-5pm Sun. Aug. 11

Carson Park Train Rides

Enjoy a scenic, half-mile train ride located in Eau Claire's premier Carson Park presented by the Chippewa Valley Railroad Association. A coal-fired steam engine pulls one train, a G-16 gasoline powered-streamliner pulls the other.

Carson Park 100 Carson Park Dr., Eau Claire

Cost: Under 2 years old FREE, ages 2-12 $2, ages 12+ $3

Monday, Aug. 12th, 2019

9am-3pm Mon. Aug. 12

Camp in the Community

Play games, create crafts, learn songs, make new friends, learn about God and the community. Camp Leaders are trained, high-energy, young adult staff from Wisconsin United Methodist Camps and are assisted by members of Trinity United Methodist Church.

Trinity United Methodist Church 201 W. Central Street, Chippewa Falls

Cost: $10 per Camper ($25 family maximum)

Age: Entering Grades 1-6

Tuesday, Aug. 13th, 2019

9am-3pm Tue. Aug. 13

Camp in the Community

Play games, create crafts, learn songs, make new friends, learn about God and the community. Camp Leaders are trained, high-energy, young adult staff from Wisconsin United Methodist Camps and are assisted by members of Trinity United Methodist Church.

Trinity United Methodist Church 201 W. Central Street, Chippewa Falls

Cost: $10 per Camper ($25 family maximum)

Age: Entering Grades 1-6

2:30-4:30pm Tue. Aug. 13

Riverfront Yard Games

The goal of this event is to encourage people to get outside, be active, and connect with each other. Riverfront Yard Games will be on Tuesdays throughout the summer, from 2:30-4:30 at the Chippewa Falls River Front Park.

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

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

Wednesday, Aug. 14th, 2019

9am-3pm Wed. Aug. 14

Camp in the Community

Play games, create crafts, learn songs, make new friends, learn about God and the community. Camp Leaders are trained, high-energy, young adult staff from Wisconsin United Methodist Camps and are assisted by members of Trinity United Methodist Church.

Trinity United Methodist Church 201 W. Central Street, Chippewa Falls

Cost: $10 per Camper ($25 family maximum)

Age: Entering Grades 1-6

10am Wed. Aug. 14

Micon Summer Kids Movies

During the summer, Micon Cinemas in Chippewa Falls will show an array of kids movies for only a quarter! This summer, look forward to Cloudy with a Chance of Meatballs, Hotel Transylvania 3, Smallfoot, Space Jam, How to Train Your Dragon 3, Lego Movie 2, and more surprises to come!

Micon Cinemas Chippewa Falls 475 Chippewa Mall Dr., Chippewa Falls

Cost: 25¢ admission

Thursday, Aug. 15th, 2019

9am-3pm Thu. Aug. 15

Camp in the Community

Play games, create crafts, learn songs, make new friends, learn about God and the community. Camp Leaders are trained, high-energy, young adult staff from Wisconsin United Methodist Camps and are assisted by members of Trinity United Methodist Church.

Trinity United Methodist Church 201 W. Central Street, Chippewa Falls

Cost: $10 per Camper ($25 family maximum)

Age: Entering Grades 1-6

10am Thu. Aug. 15

Micon Summer Kids Movies

During the summer, Micon Cinemas in Chippewa Falls will show an array of kids movies for only a quarter! This summer, look forward to Cloudy with a Chance of Meatballs, Hotel Transylvania 3, Smallfoot, Space Jam, How to Train Your Dragon 3, Lego Movie 2, and more surprises to come!

Micon Cinemas Chippewa Falls 475 Chippewa Mall Dr., Chippewa Falls

Cost: 25¢ admission

5:30-7:30pm Thu. Aug. 15

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, Aug. 16th, 2019

9am-3pm Fri. Aug. 16

Camp in the Community

Play games, create crafts, learn songs, make new friends, learn about God and the community. Camp Leaders are trained, high-energy, young adult staff from Wisconsin United Methodist Camps and are assisted by members of Trinity United Methodist Church.

Trinity United Methodist Church 201 W. Central Street, Chippewa Falls

Cost: $10 per Camper ($25 family maximum)

Age: Entering Grades 1-6

Saturday, Aug. 17th, 2019

10:30-11am Sat. Aug. 17

Story Time at Dotters Books

Guest readers will share two picture books with kids of all ages. Donuts from Roadside Bakery and fresh brewed coffee for you to enjoy (donations for treats are welcome, but not necessary).

Dotters Books 1602 Hogeboom Ave., Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

Sunday, Aug. 18th, 2019

noon-5pm Sun. Aug. 18

Carson Park Train Rides

Enjoy a scenic, half-mile train ride located in Eau Claire's premier Carson Park presented by the Chippewa Valley Railroad Association. A coal-fired steam engine pulls one train, a G-16 gasoline powered-streamliner pulls the other.

Carson Park 100 Carson Park Dr., Eau Claire

Cost: Under 2 years old FREE, ages 2-12 $2, ages 12+ $3

Tuesday, Aug. 20th, 2019

2:30-4:30pm Tue. Aug. 20

Riverfront Yard Games

The goal of this event is to encourage people to get outside, be active, and connect with each other. Riverfront Yard Games will be on Tuesdays throughout the summer, from 2:30-4:30 at the Chippewa Falls River Front Park.

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

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

Wednesday, Aug. 21st, 2019

10am Wed. Aug. 21

Micon Summer Kids Movies

During the summer, Micon Cinemas in Chippewa Falls will show an array of kids movies for only a quarter! This summer, look forward to Cloudy with a Chance of Meatballs, Hotel Transylvania 3, Smallfoot, Space Jam, How to Train Your Dragon 3, Lego Movie 2, and more surprises to come!

Micon Cinemas Chippewa Falls 475 Chippewa Mall Dr., Chippewa Falls

Cost: 25¢ admission

Thursday, Aug. 22nd, 2019

10am Thu. Aug. 22

Micon Summer Kids Movies

During the summer, Micon Cinemas in Chippewa Falls will show an array of kids movies for only a quarter! This summer, look forward to Cloudy with a Chance of Meatballs, Hotel Transylvania 3, Smallfoot, Space Jam, How to Train Your Dragon 3, Lego Movie 2, and more surprises to come!

Micon Cinemas Chippewa Falls 475 Chippewa Mall Dr., Chippewa Falls

Cost: 25¢ admission

6:15-6:45pm Thu. Aug. 22

One Day Wonders- Cowboys & Cowgirls

Giddy-Up so you don't miss out on feeling like a cowboy or cowgirl for the night. All Cowboys and Cowgirls are encouraged to dress in their favorite western outfit. 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

6:30-9pm Thu. Aug. 22

GOTR Glow Scavenger Hunt

Starting at the Boys and Girls Club, teams (3-5 people) (family, or friends or coworkers!) weave their way through downtown Eau Claire, completing challenges and solving clues. GOTR GLOW will begin at 7pm and finalize at 9pm. Team check-in starts at 6:30pm. Register online.

Boys and Girls Club of the Greater Chippewa Valley, Mary Marquart Center 1005 Oxford Avenue, Eau Claire

Cost: Early Bird Pricing $50 per team. $60 after August 12th.

Age: All Ages

Saturday, Aug. 24th, 2019

10:30-11am Sat. Aug. 24

Story Time at Dotters Books

Guest readers will share two picture books with kids of all ages. Donuts from Roadside Bakery and fresh brewed coffee for you to enjoy (donations for treats are welcome, but not necessary).

Dotters Books 1602 Hogeboom Ave., Eau Claire

Cost: FREE

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