5 family event picks january / february 2019
Winter After Hours
Thursdays., Jan. 3 - Feb. 28, 6-8pm • Pinehurst Park
V1 + EC Parks & Rec team up once again to bring you this annual winter recreation event series. Ice skating, snowshoeing, winter kubb, fire pit, music, hot drinks, warming huts, and more. Don’t miss it!
Jan. 19 • Beaver Creek Reserve • 10am-4pm
Snowshoeing, cross country skiing, mini-sessions on a variety of topics, kids crafts and activities, hot chocolate, s’mores, and much more. Limited dog sledding runs will be available on a first-come, first-served basis.
133rd Silver Mine Invitational
Jan. 18-19 •Silver Mine Ski Jump
The 133rd Silver Mine Invitational is an exciting international ski jumping competition. Watch top skiers from the U.S., Norway, Finland, Slovenia, Canada, and other countries. More information coming soon.
Parents’ Night Out
Feb. 2 • Eau Claire YMCA • 5-8pm
Bring your child to the YMCA for Parents’ Night Out, a new event where you can go enjoy a few hours to yourself while your kids are having a blast here. The YMCA provides dinner for the kids, games, crafts and a movie in the pool.
The Very Hungry Caterpillar
Feb. 24 • Pablo Center
This critically acclaimed production of The Very Hungry Caterpillar Show created by Jonathan Rockefeller features a menagerie of 75 lovable puppets. The production faithfully adapts four stories by author/llustrator Eric Carle.