Event Calendar

CMEC offers many events from daily activities to pre-scheduled field trips. Additionally, we allow our facility to be rented for private events by members.

Thank you! Your submission has been received!
Oops! Something went wrong while submitting the form.

June

2

Celebrity Art Gala

Special Event
The evening features hors d'oeuvres, chef carving station, Great Friend To Kids Award presentation, and an exciting live auction experience! 2022 will be the 10th Anniversary of this event!
Register Here

August

6

Family Fun Night

Special Event
In conjunction with Downtown Eau Claire Inc., this event will be held on the Haymarket Plaza and will feature crafts, science experiments, giant yard games, and an outdoor movie!
Register Here

August

18

Countdown to Kindergarten

Special Event
Every August, rising kindergartners are invited to experience riding the school bus, morning meeting, recess play, and going through the lunch line. This program helps children overcome anxiety and nerves that come with entering school for the first time.
Register Here

September

10

Downtown Block Party

Special Event
The new site of the Children's Museum of Eau Claire will become painted with children and grown-ups experiencing STEAM Street, SHOW Stage, PLAY Street, SAFETY Street, and Food Trucks.
Register Here

December

9

Grand Opening

Special Event
Come celebrate with us at the can't miss event of the year - the grand opening of the BRAND NEW Children's Museum of Eau Claire! Games, Food, Giveaways, and a very special surprise performance!
Register Here

Summer Camps 2022

Registration begins March 12, 2022

Camp Space Quest
Grade Level:
4K - K

Join us on a journey through space! We'll learn about constellations, experiment like the astronauts and take a virtual tour of our solar system in our inflatable planetarium. - Discount Code 2022ECASD

Camp Smart Snacks
Grade Level:
K - 1

Each child will use real kitchen tools to chop, prep, cook and taste the dishes they help prepare. Bon Apetit! - Discount Code 2022ECASD

Camp Mini Makers
Grade Level:
4K - K

Let your child's creative side flourish in this camp! They'll have access to unlimited crafting supplies to create anything and everything they can imagine. We'll provide the string, beads, wood, tape, etc., to create the project of their dreams...and they'll take everything they make home! - Discount Code 2022ECASD

Camp Diggin' for Dinos
Grade Level:
4K - K

Dig into an adventure packed with fossilized fun! Uncover clues from the past as your child participates in a fossil excavation, learns about extinct creatures, and creates their own fossils to take home! - Discount Code 2022ECASD

Camp Smart Snack - Seniors
Grade Level:
2-3

Come cook with real kitchen tools! Each child will prep, cook, and taste the dishes that they help to prepare. Bon Apetit! - Discount Code 2022ECASD

Camp Good to Grow
Grade Level:
4K - K

It's growing season in Wisconsin - join us in a journey from farm to fork as we learn about the foods you eat! We'll plant, tend, and study seeds to take to your home garden as well as taste local produce from our downtown farmer's market. - Discount Code 2022ECASD

Camp Design & Build
Grade Level:
1 - 2

Your child can try their best at using real tools to hammer and nail their own creations! Everyone will have the chance to assemble their own tool box and use their creativity to build with a variety of materials. - Discount Code 2022ECASD

Camp Healthy Habits
Grade Level:
4K - K

Mindfulness, movement, play and creativity help make your mind and body healthy and happy. Join us to learn about adding these healthy habits into your life! - Discount Code 2022ECASD

COVID-19 Precautions

At CMEC, we strive to provide a safe space for children of all ages. This means that we take precautions to prevent the spread of all diseases, including the COVID-19 virus.

Questions? Call us at (715) 832-5437

Not sure if Play Space is right for your kiddos? Stop by and check it out - you can come in and take a look at the space for free!

  • We are currently MASKS OPTIONAL for all visitors over the age of 2 years old (Please do your best).
  • Due to the fluid nature of this pandemic, we ask that you please be prepared to wear a mask properly if asked to do so.
  • We have masks, hand sanitizer, and wash stations available to anyone in our lobby.
Covid Procedures