Kid's Programs

Time Travelers programs are offered for 6- 12 year olds at $8 per session + material fees. Students living within Eau Claire Area School District (ECASD) boundaries should register for ECASD Only sessions to take advantage of special pricing arangements, Chippewa Valley Museum members can participate in General Sessions for the cost of materials, Please contact our Museum Educator, Karen Jacobson, with any questions regarding children's programs.
k.jacobson@cvmuseum.com | Contact Us

Please note: Workshop attendance is limited to 15 students/session
            ECASD workshop registrants must fill out this form. Please fill out one form per student.


  • ECASD Only | June 30th | Achitect Adventures

    Explore the secret spaces of this famous local landmark, meet artist Patricia Hawkenson for a special guest presentation, create an urban sketch and stained glass inspired project to take home, and get your own premium pack of colored pencils including a sharpener. $4 Material Fee

    • This program takes place at the Schlegelmilch House (517 South Barstow St, Eau Claire, WI, 54701)

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     10:30-12:00   All Spots Taken for 2:00 Session
  • General | July 13th | Lumberjack Life

    Journey through lumber country to survey logging camps and sawdust cities, play a round or two of lumberjack ‘lingo-bingo’, enjoy a snack of flapjacks-in-a-cup, and experiment with paper-making using a prepared pulp slurry. $8 Registration + $3 Material Fee | Museum Members $3 Material Fee

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     10:30-12:00
  • ECSAD Only | July 14th | Lumberjack Life

    Journey through lumber country to survey logging camps and sawdust cities, play a round or two of lumberjack ‘lingo-bingo’, enjoy a snack of flapjacks-in-a-cup, and experiment with paper-making using a prepared pulp slurry. $3 Material Fee

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     All Spots Taken for 10:00 Session      All Spots Taken for 2:00 Session
  • General | July 20th | Summertime Scholars

    Learn how to use an abacus and slate inside our 1880s school house, write with homemade ink and your very own quill pen, join our group spelling bee competition with prizes, and try out some old-fashioned games like hoop-n-stick at recess.. $8 Registration + $4 Material Fee | Museum Members $4 Material Fee

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     10:30-12:00
  • ECASD Only | July 21st | Summertime Scholars

    Learn how to use an abacus and slate inside our 1880s school house, write with homemade ink and your very own quill pen, join our group spelling bee competition with prizes, and try out some old-fashioned games like hoop-n-stick at recess.. $4 Material Fee

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     10:30-12:00  2:00-3:30
  • General | July 27th | Vintage Vehicles

    Compare how our ancestors traveled in previous centuries versus today, investigate authentic and replica modes of historic transportation on display, design and build a toy boat from recycled materials that really floats, and munch on take-out trail mix for your next road trip. $8 Registration + $3 Material Fee | Museum Members $3 Material Fee

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     10:30-12:00
  • ECASD Onlyl | July 28th | Vintage Vehicles

    Compare how our ancestors traveled in previous centuries versus today, investigate authentic and replica modes of historic transportation on display, design and build a toy boat from recycled materials that really floats, and munch on take-out trail mix for your next road trip. $3 Material Fee

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     10:30-12:00  2:00-3:30
  • General | August 3rd | Rhythm & Rhyme

    Visit the museum’s newest music-themed exhibit, “Listen Up”, hear the sounds and songs of regional cultures, both old and new, become a folk musician for the day using your own jaw harp, and lend your voice or help keep the beat during our group sing-along. $8 Registration + $5 Material Fee | Museum Members $5 Material Fee

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     10:30-12:00
  • ECASD Only | August 4th | Rhythm & Rhyme

    Visit the museum’s newest music-themed exhibit, “Listen Up”, hear the sounds and songs of regional cultures, both old and new, become a folk musician for the day using your own jaw harp, and lend your voice or help keep the beat during our group sing-along. $5 Material Fee

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     10:30-12:00  2:00-3:30
  • General | August 10th | History Hunters

    Discover the art of metal detecting with the Three Seasons Treasure Hunters Club, examine relics uncovered at local dig sites and find out how experts take care of them, go behind the scenes at CVM to peer into our vault and collections spaces, and get your own hygrometer during our young curator’s workshop. $8 Registration + $5 Material Fee | Museum Members $5 Material Fee

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     10:30-12:00
  • ECASD Only | August 11th | History Hunters

    Discover the art of metal detecting with the Three Seasons Treasure Hunters Club, examine relics uncovered at local dig sites and find out how experts take care of them, go behind the scenes at CVM to peer into our vault and collections spaces, and get your own hygrometer during our young curator’s workshop. $5 Material Fee

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     All Spots Taken for 10:00 Session      All Spots Taken for 2:00 Session

    A good old fashioned sack race