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2019 Summer Maker Program
2019 Summer Maker Program
May 27 – Aug 16 all-day
2019 Summer Maker Program
The Peoria PlayHouse Summer Maker Program begins on Memorial Day: Monday, May 27 and ends on Friday, August 16. We hope this program encourages you to try out different types of tools and inspires you[...]
Maker Workshop: Bird House Basics 2:00 pm
Maker Workshop: Bird House Basics
Jun 1 @ 2:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Maker Workshop: Bird House Basics
Using lumber, as well as vintage, natural, and recycled materials, build an amazing backyard home for a feathered friend. In PlayHouse Maker Workshops, kids and families learn to use tools, experiment with different types of[...]
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Birthday Bash: Superheroes 12:00 pm
Birthday Bash: Superheroes
Jun 2 @ 12:00 pm – 5:00 pm
Birthday Bash: Superheroes
Celebrate the PlayHouse’s fourth birthday with us! It’s a “pay what you like” day at the PlayHouse, participate in activities and still enjoy all of our wonderful exhibits. We invite all visitors (adults, too!) to[...]
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Yoga for Kids 10:00 am
Yoga for Kids
Jun 3 @ 10:00 am – 10:30 am
Yoga for Kids
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[...]
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Tot Time: Summer 10:00 am
Tot Time: Summer
Jun 5 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am
Tot Time: Summer
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,[...]
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Drop-In Maker Program: Book-Making 10:00 am
Drop-In Maker Program: Book-Making
Jun 8 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm
Drop-In Maker Program: Book-Making
On selected Saturday mornings throughout the summer, you can add an hour-long educator-led maker program to your visit. Each Drop-in Maker Program highlights a new material or tool to help you get inspired and get[...]
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Yoga for Kids 10:00 am
Yoga for Kids
Jun 10 @ 10:00 am – 10:30 am
Yoga for Kids
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[...]
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Tot Time: Shapes 10:00 am
Tot Time: Shapes
Jun 12 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am
Tot Time: Shapes
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,[...]
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Animal Encounters at the PlayHouse: Turtles 10:00 am
Animal Encounters at the PlayHouse: Turtles
Jun 14 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am
Animal Encounters at the PlayHouse: Turtles
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 10:15am. Due to animal temperament or[...]
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Be Anything Career Day: The Natural World 1:00 pm
Be Anything Career Day: The Natural World
Jun 15 @ 1:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Be Anything Career Day: The Natural World
Join us to BE ANYTHING! at the Peoria PlayHouse Children’s Museum! In June we are exploring careers related to nature, animals, and the Illinois River. Meet a wildlife biologist, animal handlers, environmental scientists, a green[...]
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Summer Camp: Little Artists @ Play (Half Day) 9:00 am
Summer Camp: Little Artists @ Play (Half Day)
Jun 17 @ 9:00 am – 11:30 am
Summer Camp: Little Artists @ Play (Half Day)
Little Artists @ Play Half Day Summer Camp June 17-June 21, 9-11:30am In this awesome week-long art camp, kids will splatter, spray, and smear…and bend, twist, model, and mold…while we learn different ways to paint,[...]
Yoga for Kids 10:00 am
Yoga for Kids
Jun 17 @ 10:00 am – 10:30 am
Yoga for Kids
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[...]
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Summer Camp: Little Artists @ Play (Half Day) 9:00 am
Summer Camp: Little Artists @ Play (Half Day)
Jun 18 @ 9:00 am – 11:30 am
Summer Camp: Little Artists @ Play (Half Day)
Little Artists @ Play Half Day Summer Camp June 17-June 21, 9-11:30am In this awesome week-long art camp, kids will splatter, spray, and smear…and bend, twist, model, and mold…while we learn different ways to paint,[...]
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Summer Camp: Little Artists @ Play (Half Day) 9:00 am
Summer Camp: Little Artists @ Play (Half Day)
Jun 19 @ 9:00 am – 11:30 am
Summer Camp: Little Artists @ Play (Half Day)
Little Artists @ Play Half Day Summer Camp June 17-June 21, 9-11:30am In this awesome week-long art camp, kids will splatter, spray, and smear…and bend, twist, model, and mold…while we learn different ways to paint,[...]
Tot Time: Things That Go 10:00 am
Tot Time: Things That Go
Jun 19 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am
Tot Time: Things That Go
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,[...]
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Summer Camp: Little Artists @ Play (Half Day) 9:00 am
Summer Camp: Little Artists @ Play (Half Day)
Jun 20 @ 9:00 am – 11:30 am
Summer Camp: Little Artists @ Play (Half Day)
Little Artists @ Play Half Day Summer Camp June 17-June 21, 9-11:30am In this awesome week-long art camp, kids will splatter, spray, and smear…and bend, twist, model, and mold…while we learn different ways to paint,[...]
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Summer Camp: Little Artists @ Play (Half Day) 9:00 am
Summer Camp: Little Artists @ Play (Half Day)
Jun 21 @ 9:00 am – 11:30 am
Summer Camp: Little Artists @ Play (Half Day)
Little Artists @ Play Half Day Summer Camp June 17-June 21, 9-11:30am In this awesome week-long art camp, kids will splatter, spray, and smear…and bend, twist, model, and mold…while we learn different ways to paint,[...]
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Yoga for Kids 10:00 am
Yoga for Kids
Jun 24 @ 10:00 am – 10:30 am
Yoga for Kids
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[...]
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Tot Time: Food 10:00 am
Tot Time: Food
Jun 26 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am
Tot Time: Food
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,[...]
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Open Art Studio: Watercolor Resist 10:00 am
Open Art Studio: Watercolor Resist
Jun 28 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm
Open Art Studio: Watercolor Resist
Join us every other Friday while we create art in the Art Room for Open Art Studio Fridays! Create art from 10am-12pm. Free with museum admission or membership
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The Peoria PlayHouse Children's Museum

The Peoria PlayHouse Children's Museum