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Jun
16
Sat
Maker Workshop: Birdhouse Basics
Jun 16 @ 2:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Maker Workshop: Birdhouse Basics

Fee includes museum admission. Adults attend free with regular admission.

Kids and families learn to use tools, experiment with different types of making, and think creatively in PlayHouse Maker Workshops! This program is designed for kids 3-12 years old. All children under 8 must be accompanied by an adult. Registration is required and closes the Wednesday prior to the workshop.

In this workshop, use lumber as well as vintage, natural and recycled materials to build an amazing backyard home for a feathered friend.

PlayHouse Maker programs are made possible in part by the Institute of Museum and Library Services. 

 

Jul
21
Sat
Maker Workshop: Watercolor Lab
Jul 21 @ 2:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Maker Workshop: Watercolor Lab

Fee includes museum admission. Adults attend free with regular admission.

Kids and families learn to use tools, experiment with different types of making, and think creatively in PlayHouse Maker Workshops! This program is designed for kids 3-12 years old. All children under 8 must be accompanied by an adult. Registration is required and closes the Wednesday prior to the workshop.

In this workshop, get acquainted with the materials used for this beautiful style of painting, and then learn the basics of layering, washing, and softening to create a unique and colorful work of art to take home.

PlayHouse Maker programs are made possible in part by the Institute of Museum and Library Services.

 

Aug
18
Sat
Maker Workshop: Object Bots
Aug 18 @ 2:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Maker Workshop: Object Bots

Fee includes museum admission. Adults attend free with regular admission.

Kids and families learn to use tools, experiment with different types of making, and think creatively in PlayHouse Maker Workshops! This program is designed for kids 3-12 years old. All children under 8 must be accompanied by an adult. Registration is required and closes the Wednesday prior to the workshop.

In this workshop, construct a basic robot out of everyday household objects and recycled materials and then check out its moves!

PlayHouse Maker programs are made possible in part by the Institute of Museum and Library Services.

 

The Peoria PlayHouse Children's Museum

The Peoria PlayHouse Children's Museum