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Yoga for Kids 10:00 am
Yoga for Kids
Sep 2 @ 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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Maker Workshop: Object Bots 2:00 pm
Maker Workshop: Object Bots
Sep 7 @ 2:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Maker Workshop: Object Bots
Construct a basic robot out of everyday household objects and recycled materials and then check out its moves! In PlayHouse Maker Workshops, kids and families learn to use tools, experiment with different types of making, and think[...]
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Celebrate Peoria: Kilts to Kimonos 12:00 pm
Celebrate Peoria: Kilts to Kimonos
Sep 8 @ 12:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Celebrate Peoria: Kilts to Kimonos
What we wear and why can say so much about who we are. Explore cultural and religious fashions worn by the people in the greater Peoria area. Try on clothes like a sari or hijab,[...]
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Spirit Week: Teddy Bear Day 9:00 am
Spirit Week: Teddy Bear Day
Sep 9 @ 9:00 am – Sep 15 @ 5:00 pm
Join in the fun for our spirit week. We’re celebrating National Teddy Bear Day. Join staff in bringing in your favorite teddy bear for a play-date.  
Yoga for Kids 10:00 am
Yoga for Kids
Sep 9 @ 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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STEAM Homeschool: Architecture 12:00 pm
STEAM Homeschool: Architecture
Sep 12 @ 12:00 pm – 2:00 pm
STEAM Homeschool: Architecture
STEAM Homeschool: Architecture 6-12 years old The PlayHouse offers STEAM Homeschool classes in which students explore careers related to science, technology, engineering, art, and mathematics. Hands-on activities included! How to register: Register in person at[...]
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Accessibility Night 5:30 pm
Accessibility Night
Sep 13 @ 5:30 pm – 7:30 pm
Accessibility Night
In collaboration with Easter Seals and Heart of Illinois Special Recreation Association (HISRA), join us for a fun, sensory-friendly night featuring dimmer lights and less noise. Open to children of all needs and abilities! Open[...]
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PNC World Wide Day of Play
PNC World Wide Day of Play
Sep 14 all-day
PNC World Wide Day of Play
Join us in Glen Oak Park for PNC Worldwide Day of Play! Hosted by Peoria Park District This fun-filled family-friendly event features the following and more: -PNC Mobile Learning Adventure -Meet Walkaround Bert & Ernie[...]
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Annual Maintenance Closure 9:00 am
Annual Maintenance Closure
Sep 16 @ 9:00 am – Sep 24 @ 5:00 pm
At Peoria PlayHouse Children’s Museum we pride ourselves on maintaining a clean and safe environment. PLEASE NOTE: The museum will be closed for annual maintenance on September 16 through September 24. We will re-open on[...]
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Yoga for Kids 10:00 am
Yoga for Kids
Sep 23 @ 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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Be Anything Career Day: People in Our Neighborhood 1:00 pm
Be Anything Career Day: People in Our Neighborhood
Sep 28 @ 1:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Be Anything Career Day: People in Our Neighborhood
Join us to BE ANYTHING! at the Peoria PlayHouse Children’s Museum! In September we are inspired by the PlayHouse exhibit Peoria Then and Now to look at community jobs: dentist, grocer, meteorologist, finance professional, and[...]
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Yoga for Kids 10:00 am
Yoga for Kids
Sep 30 @ 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[...]
Teacher Team Application Deadline 11:45 pm
Teacher Team Application Deadline @ Peoria Riverfront Museum
Sep 30 @ 11:45 pm – Oct 1 @ 12:00 am
Teacher Team Application Deadline @ Peoria Riverfront Museum
Deadline to apply is September 30, 2019 for the 2019-2020 Teacher Team on makerspaces in the classroom. The PlayHouse Teacher Team is a group of up to 15 educators, who come together regularly throughout the[...]
The Peoria PlayHouse Children's Museum

The Peoria PlayHouse Children's Museum