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May
18
Wed
Preschool Parties @ Peoria Zoo @ Peoria Zoo
May 18 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am
Preschool Parties @ Peoria Zoo @ Peoria Zoo

Meet an animal friend, go on a short walk, and do a maker activity based on the theme of the day!

Discover our world through maker activities, walks in nature, and stories. This program is for preschool-aged children and their parents, and takes place outside at the Peoria Zoo, so dress for outdoor fun!
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May
19
Thu
Tot Time: Sand @ PlayHouse
May 19 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am
Tot Time: Sand @ PlayHouse

During this program for children 1 to 4 years of age and their grown-ups, children develop language, small motor skills, and social skills while engaging in hands-on exploration. Each class includes songs and musical instruments, a read-aloud story, time for play, and a visual art activity. Look for a different theme each week!

Advanced registration is recommended. Cost (children only; no additional cost for adults accompanying children): $3 for members, $5 for non-members. Fee does not include cost for museum admission.

 

May
20
Fri
Open Art Studio: Lots of Legs
May 20 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm
Open Art Studio: Lots of Legs

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.

Preschool Parties @ Forest Park Nature Center @ Forest Park Nature Center
May 20 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am
Preschool Parties @ Forest Park Nature Center @ Forest Park Nature Center

Come party with the PlayHouse and Forest Park Nature Center at a Preschool Party!

Discover our world through maker activities, walks in nature, and stories. This program is for preschool-aged children and their parents, and takes place at Forest Park Nature Center, in the picnic zone, so dress for outdoor fun!

Register for this program now!

May
25
Wed
Preschool Parties @ Luthy Botanical Gardens
May 25 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am
Preschool Parties @ Luthy Botanical Gardens

Come party with the PlayHouse and Luthy Botanical Gardens at a Preschool Party!

Discover our world through maker activities, walks in nature, and stories. This program is for preschool-aged children and their parents, and takes place at Luthy Botanical Gardens. Dress for outdoor fun!

Register for this program today!

May
26
Thu
Tot Time: Pets @ PlayHouse
May 26 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am
Tot Time: Pets @ PlayHouse

During this program for children 1 to 4 years of age and their grown-ups, children develop language, small motor skills, and social skills while engaging in hands-on exploration. Each class includes songs and musical instruments, a read-aloud story, time for play, and a visual art activity. Look for a different theme each week!

Advanced registration is recommended. Cost (children only; no additional cost for adults accompanying children): $3 for members, $5 for non-members. Fee does not include cost for museum admission.

 

May
27
Fri
Open Art Studio: Abstract Art
May 27 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm
Open Art Studio: Abstract Art

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.

Preschool Parties @ Forest Park Nature Center @ Forest Park Nature Center
May 27 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am
Preschool Parties @ Forest Park Nature Center @ Forest Park Nature Center

Come party with the PlayHouse and Forest Park Nature Center at a Preschool Party!

Discover our world through maker activities, walks in nature, and stories. This program is for preschool-aged children and their parents, and takes place at Forest Park Nature Center, in the picnic zone, so dress for outdoor fun!

Register for this program now!

Jun
3
Fri
Open Art Studio: Nests
Jun 3 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm
Open Art Studio: Nests

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.

Jun
10
Fri
Open Art Studio: Robots
Jun 10 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm
Open Art Studio: Robots

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