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Mar
3
Sat
Enchanted PlayHouse
Mar 3 @ 11:00 am – 3:00 pm

ENCHANTED PLAYHOUSE
SATURDAY, MARCH 3 | 11AM-3PM | ALL AGES

Join us for a day of fairy tale enchantment. Build a castle, create your own fairy house, try a magical science experiment, and more. Feel free to come in costume!

Mar
7
Wed
Tot Time: Trains
Mar 7 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am

Tot Time: Trains
Wednesdays | 10-11AM | Ages 1-3

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.

Mar
8
Thu
STEAM: PlayHouse Med School
Mar 8 @ 12:00 pm – 2:00 pm

STEAM: PlayHouse Med School
March 8 | 12-2PM | Ages 6-12

The PlayHouse offers STEAM Home School classes in which students explore topics
related to science, technology, engineering, art, and mathematics. Hands-on
activities included!

Mar
14
Wed
Tot Time: Pets
Mar 14 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am

Tot Time: Pets
Wednesdays | 10-11AM | Ages 1-3

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.

Mar
21
Wed
Tot Time: Numbers
Mar 21 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am

Tot Time: Numbers
Wednesdays | 10-11AM | Ages 1-3

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.

Mar
24
Sat
Maker Workshop: Mosaic Magic
Mar 24 @ 2:00 pm – 4:00 pm

Maker Workshop: Mosaic Magic
March 24 | 2-4PM | Ages 3-12

Work with colored glass and other fun, unexpected materials to create a masterpiece for your home or garden.

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

Mar
28
Wed
Tot Time: Sand
Mar 28 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am

Tot Time: Sand
Wednesdays | 10-11AM | Ages 1-3

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
4
Wed
Tot Time: Spring
Apr 4 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am

Tot Time: Spring
Wednesdays | 10-11AM | Ages 1-3

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
8
Sun
Celebrate Peoria Series: Tartan Day
Apr 8 @ 12:00 pm – 5:00 pm

CELEBRATE: TARTAN DAY
APRIL 8

Celebrate our Scottish American community and Tartan Day. Children and families will participate in art-making, enjoy live performances, compete in Highland games, and hear Scottish stories!

Celebrate Peoria is a family-friendly series held on select Sundays, 12-5pm. Join us to explore and celebrate the many cultures that make up the dynamic fabric of Central Illinois. Each Celebrate Peoria program includes performances, art projects, food, and more!

Apr
11
Wed
Tot Time: Our Bodies
Apr 11 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am

Tot Time: Our Bodies
Wednesdays | 10-11AM | Ages 1-3

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
12
Thu
STEAM: Music, Math, and Marvels
Apr 12 @ 12:00 pm – 2:00 pm

STEAM: Music, Math, and Marvels
April 12 | 12-2PM | Ages 6-12

The PlayHouse offers STEAM Home School classes in which students explore topics
related to science, technology, engineering, art, and mathematics. Hands-on
activities included!

Apr
14
Sat
Maker Workshop: Enchanted Houses
Apr 14 @ 2:00 pm – 4:00 pm

Maker Workshop: Enchanted Houses
April 14 | 2-4PM | Ages 3-12

Build a home for your favorite fairy, gnome, elf, or other magical creature using basic woodworking tools, lumber, cool materials from nature, and found objects.

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

Apr
18
Wed
Tot Time: Colors
Apr 18 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am

Tot Time: Colors
Wednesdays | 10-11AM | Ages 1-3

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
25
Wed
Tot Time: River Friends
Apr 25 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am
Tot Time: River Friends

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
Thu
Sensory Friendly Evening
Apr 26 @ 5:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Sensory Friendly Evening

Join us for a fun, sensory-friendly night at the Peoria Playhouse Children’s Museum!

-Open to children of all needs and abilities!
-Parents and siblings welcome!
-Sounds and lights will be lowered
-Noise canceling headphones and a quiet area will be available

We hope to see you there!

The Peoria PlayHouse Children's Museum

The Peoria PlayHouse Children's Museum