A Peoria Park District Facility

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Apr
10
Wed
Tot Time: Bugs
Apr 10 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am

During this program for children 1 to 3 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.

Apr
11
Thu
STEAM Homeschool: Forensics
Apr 11 @ 12:00 pm – 2:00 pm

STEAM Homeschool: Forensics
April 11, 2019 | 12–2PM | Ages 6-12
$6 members / $12 non-members / $3 Explorer members* (includes museum admission)

The PlayHouse offers STEAM Homeschool classes in which students explore topics related to science, technology, engineering, art, and mathematics. Hands-on activities included! Registration can be completed in person, by phone at (309) 323-6900, or online.

Explorer members must register in person or by phone.

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

Join us every other Friday while we create art in the Art Room for Open Art Studio Fridays! Create art from 10am-12pm.

Apr
15
Mon
Yoga for Kids
Apr 15 @ 10:00 am – 10:30 am

Join Vickie from the RiverPlex and explore mindfulness through yoga, play, stories, and games. Everything in these classes can be easily adapted to enjoy at home, too!

Feel free to bring a yoga mat of your own or used one of ours. Comfortable clothing and socks are suggested.

Spaces are first come serve, the class is limited to 10 spaces for children.Best for ages 3 – 10 years old. Children under 8 should have adult supervision. Adults are invited to participate at no cost.

Apr
17
Wed
Tot Time: Going to Bed
Apr 17 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am

During this program for children 1 to 3 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.

Apr
19
Fri
Animal Encounters at the PlayHouse
Apr 19 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am

In partnership with Peoria Park District Environmental Department, get up close to some cuddly, creepy, and crawly creatures! Meet live animals form 10-11 am.

We also invite you to the PlayHouse Nature Table and story time at 10:15 pm.

Activities are included with museum admission.

 

Apr
21
Sun
PlayHouse CLOSED
Apr 21 all-day

The PlayHouse is CLOSED on April 21, 2019. We apologize for any inconvenience.

Apr
22
Mon
Yoga for Kids
Apr 22 @ 10:00 am – 10:30 am

Join Vickie from the RiverPlex and explore mindfulness through yoga, play, stories, and games. Everything in these classes can be easily adapted to enjoy at home, too!

Feel free to bring a yoga mat of your own or used one of ours. Comfortable clothing and socks are suggested.

Spaces are first come serve, the class is limited to 10 spaces for children.Best for ages 3 – 10 years old. Children under 8 should have adult supervision. Adults are invited to participate at no cost.

Apr
24
Wed
Tot Time: Boats
Apr 24 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am

During this program for children 1 to 3 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.

Apr
26
Fri
Open Art Studio
Apr 26 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm

Join us every other Friday while we create art in the Art Room for Open Art Studio Fridays! Create art from 10am-12pm.

Apr
29
Mon
Yoga for Kids
Apr 29 @ 10:00 am – 10:30 am

Join Vickie from the RiverPlex and explore mindfulness through yoga, play, stories, and games. Everything in these classes can be easily adapted to enjoy at home, too!

Feel free to bring a yoga mat of your own or used one of ours. Comfortable clothing and socks are suggested.

Spaces are first come serve, the class is limited to 10 spaces for children.Best for ages 3 – 10 years old. Children under 8 should have adult supervision. Adults are invited to participate at no cost.

May
1
Wed
Tot Time: Colors
May 1 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am

During this program for children 1 to 3 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.

May
3
Fri
Animal Encounters at the PlayHouse: Insects
May 3 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am

 

Get up close to some cuddly, creepy, and crawly creatures! Meet live animals from 10-11 am. We also invite you to the PlayHouse Nature Table and story time at 10:15 am.

 

Due to animal temperament or other factors, the animals available might change on short notice.

May
4
Sat
Maker Workshop: High Tech Fashion
May 4 @ 2:00 pm – 4:00 pm

Make cool accessories such as bracelets, hairclips, buttons, and more, and then…light them up! We’ll use conductive thread and basic circuitry to make your creations shine!

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

Register at 323-6900, in person at the Peoria PlayHouse, or online. Registration closes the Wednesday prior to the workshop.

May
6
Mon
Yoga for Kids
May 6 @ 10:00 am – 10:30 am

Join Vickie from the RiverPlex and explore mindfulness through yoga, play, stories, and games. Everything in these classes can be easily adapted to enjoy at home, too!

Feel free to bring a yoga mat of your own or used one of ours. Comfortable clothing and socks are suggested.

Spaces are first come serve, the class is limited to 10 spaces for children.Best for ages 3 – 10 years old. Children under 8 should have adult supervision. Adults are invited to participate at no cost.

The Peoria PlayHouse Children's Museum

The Peoria PlayHouse Children's Museum