A Peoria Park District Facility

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Oct
7
Fri
Open Art Studio: Outer Space
Oct 7 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm
Open Art Studio: Outer Space

Join us every Friday morning between 10am and noon to create art in the Art Room. Each week features a different theme; join us weekly to learn about different materials and types of art making!

No advance registration required; drop in anytime between 10am and noon. Free with museum admission or membership.

This program has been made possible by a grant from the Community Foundation of Central Illinois, and is partially supported by a grant from the Illinois Arts Council Agency.

Oct
9
Sun
Cultural Connections: Sukkot @ Peoria PlayHouse Children's Museum
Oct 9 @ 1:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Cultural Connections: Sukkot @ Peoria PlayHouse Children's Museum

Join us on Sunday October 9th to celebrate Sukkot with the Jewish Federation of Peoria!

Build Sukkah booths with us and enjoy story time as we learn more about the Jewish Holiday, also known as the Feast of Booths!

Oct
14
Fri
Open Art Studio: Vegetables
Oct 14 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm
Open Art Studio: Vegetables

Join us every Friday morning between 10am and noon to create art in the Art Room. Each week features a different theme; join us weekly to learn about different materials and types of art making!

No advance registration required; drop in anytime between 10am and noon. Free with museum admission or membership.

This program has been made possible by a grant from the Community Foundation of Central Illinois, and is partially supported by a grant from the Illinois Arts Council Agency.

Oct
21
Fri
Open Art Studio: Leaves
Oct 21 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm
Open Art Studio: Leaves

Join us every Friday morning between 10am and noon to create art in the Art Room. Each week features a different theme; join us weekly to learn about different materials and types of art making!

No advance registration required; drop in anytime between 10am and noon. Free with museum admission or membership.

This program has been made possible by a grant from the Community Foundation of Central Illinois, and is partially supported by a grant from the Illinois Arts Council Agency.

Oct
28
Fri
Open Art Studio: Monsters
Oct 28 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm
Open Art Studio: Monsters

Join us every Friday morning between 10am and noon to create art in the Art Room. Each week features a different theme; join us weekly to learn about different materials and types of art making!

No advance registration required; drop in anytime between 10am and noon. Free with museum admission or membership.

This program has been made possible by a grant from the Community Foundation of Central Illinois, and is partially supported by a grant from the Illinois Arts Council Agency.

Nov
3
Thu
Adaptive Learning Evenings at the PlayHouse @ Peoria PlayHouse Children's Museum
Nov 3 @ 4:30 pm – 7:00 pm
Adaptive Learning Evenings at the PlayHouse @ Peoria PlayHouse Children's Museum

Join us for a fun, sensory friendly night featuring dimmer lights and less noise. First Thursday of every month. Open to children of all needs and abilities, and their families. Sounds and lights will be lowered; Sensory Packs with noise canceling headphones, sensory toys, sunglasses, and other materials are always available at the front desk. No pre-registration is required.

Cost: Regular admission rates at $9 per person or $3 with WIC/Link

Nov
4
Fri
Open Art Studio: Painting without Brushes
Nov 4 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm
Open Art Studio: Painting without Brushes

Join us every Friday morning between 10am and noon to create art in the Art Room. Each week features a different theme; join us weekly to learn about different materials and types of art making!

No advance registration required; drop in anytime between 10am and noon. Free with museum admission or membership.

This program has been made possible by a grant from the Community Foundation of Central Illinois, and is partially supported by a grant from the Illinois Arts Council Agency.

Nov
11
Fri
Open Art Studio: Newspaper
Nov 11 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm
Open Art Studio: Newspaper

Join us every Friday morning between 10am and noon to create art in the Art Room. Each week features a different theme; join us weekly to learn about different materials and types of art making!

No advance registration required; drop in anytime between 10am and noon. Free with museum admission or membership.

This program has been made possible by a grant from the Community Foundation of Central Illinois, and is partially supported by a grant from the Illinois Arts Council Agency.

Nov
18
Fri
Open Art Studio: Mushrooms
Nov 18 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm
Open Art Studio: Mushrooms

Join us every Friday morning between 10am and noon to create art in the Art Room. Each week features a different theme; join us weekly to learn about different materials and types of art making!

No advance registration required; drop in anytime between 10am and noon. Free with museum admission or membership.

This program has been made possible by a grant from the Community Foundation of Central Illinois, and is partially supported by a grant from the Illinois Arts Council Agency.

Nov
19
Sat
Family Workshop: Pumpkin Chuckin’ Competition @ The Bonnie Noble Center
Nov 19 @ 2:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Family Workshop: Pumpkin Chuckin' Competition @ The Bonnie Noble Center

Real Tools at the Noble Center is even bigger and better than our original PlayHouse space, featuring socially distanced workstations stocked with a variety of tools and materials! Join us on select Saturdays to exercise your creativity as a family. Visitors can make anything they choose to make with the tools and materials available.

$12 per non-member child; $8 per member child; $4 per explorer member child. Adults are free.

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Nov
25
Fri
Open Art Studio: Sweet Treats
Nov 25 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm
Open Art Studio: Sweet Treats

Join us every Friday morning between 10am and noon to create art in the Art Room. Each week features a different theme; join us weekly to learn about different materials and types of art making!

No advance registration required; drop in anytime between 10am and noon. Free with museum admission or membership.

This program has been made possible by a grant from the Community Foundation of Central Illinois, and is partially supported by a grant from the Illinois Arts Council Agency.

Dec
1
Thu
Adaptive Learning Evenings at the PlayHouse @ Peoria PlayHouse Children's Museum
Dec 1 @ 4:30 pm – 7:00 pm
Adaptive Learning Evenings at the PlayHouse @ Peoria PlayHouse Children's Museum

Join us for a fun, sensory friendly night featuring dimmer lights and less noise. First Thursday of every month. Open to children of all needs and abilities, and their families. Sounds and lights will be lowered; Sensory Packs with noise canceling headphones, sensory toys, sunglasses, and other materials are always available at the front desk. No pre-registration is required.

Cost: Regular admission rates at $9 per person or $3 with WIC/Link

Dec
2
Fri
Open Art Studio: Animal Patterns
Dec 2 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm
Open Art Studio: Animal Patterns

Join us every Friday morning between 10am and noon to create art in the Art Room. Each week features a different theme; join us weekly to learn about different materials and types of art making!

No advance registration required; drop in anytime between 10am and noon. Free with museum admission or membership.

This program has been made possible by a grant from the Community Foundation of Central Illinois, and is partially supported by a grant from the Illinois Arts Council Agency.

Dec
9
Fri
Open Art Studio: Light and Shadow
Dec 9 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm
Open Art Studio: Light and Shadow

Join us every Friday morning between 10am and noon to create art in the Art Room. Each week features a different theme; join us weekly to learn about different materials and types of art making!

No advance registration required; drop in anytime between 10am and noon. Free with museum admission or membership.

This program has been made possible by a grant from the Community Foundation of Central Illinois, and is partially supported by a grant from the Illinois Arts Council Agency.

Dec
16
Fri
Open Art Studio: Transportation
Dec 16 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm
Open Art Studio: Transportation

Join us every Friday morning between 10am and noon to create art in the Art Room. Each week features a different theme; join us weekly to learn about different materials and types of art making!

No advance registration required; drop in anytime between 10am and noon. Free with museum admission or membership.

This program has been made possible by a grant from the Community Foundation of Central Illinois, and is partially supported by a grant from the Illinois Arts Council Agency.

The Peoria PlayHouse Children's Museum

The Peoria PlayHouse Children's Museum