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Jul 1 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm
Open Art Studio: Shells
10:00 am
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![...]
Jul 1 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am
Preschool Parties @ Forest Park Nature Center @ Forest Park Nature Center
10:00 am
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[...]
Empathy Is For Everyone (Even Puppets) @ Peoria PlayHouse Children's Museum
Jul 2 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am
Empathy Is For Everyone (Even Puppets) @ Peoria PlayHouse Children's Museum
10:00 am
Join us for a puppet party! This free program is part of a research partnership with Bradley University, during which children will be learning empathy skills. Your 2-5 year old will meet and play with[...]
Jul 5 @ 10:00 am
Empathy Is For Everyone (Even Puppets) (Full-Month Session) @ Peoria PlayHouse Children's Museum
10:00 am
Join us for a puppet party! This free program is part of a research partnership with Bradley University, during which children will be learning empathy skills. Your 2-5 year old will meet and play with[...]
Tot Time: Summer @ Peoria PlayHouse Children's Museum
Jul 7 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am
Tot Time: Summer @ Peoria PlayHouse Children's Museum
10:00 am
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,[...]
Jul 8 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm
Open Art Studio: Layering
10:00 am
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![...]
Jul 8 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am
Preschool Parties @ Forest Park Nature Center @ Forest Park Nature Center
10:00 am
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[...]
Empathy Is For Everyone (Even Puppets) @ Peoria PlayHouse Children's Museum
Jul 9 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am
Empathy Is For Everyone (Even Puppets) @ Peoria PlayHouse Children's Museum
10:00 am
Join us for a puppet party! This free program is part of a research partnership with Bradley University, during which children will be learning empathy skills. Your 2-5 year old will meet and play with[...]
Jul 9 @ 2:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Maker Workshop: Architecture @ Noble Center
2:00 pm
Join us for an adventure in creativity designed for older kids, tweens and teens. During Maker Workshops, 8-18 year olds explore materials and master new tools in order to create one-of-a-kind projects.  
Dungeons & Dragons @ Peoria PlayHouse Children's Museum
Jul 10 @ 1:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Dungeons & Dragons @ Peoria PlayHouse Children's Museum
1:00 pm
Join us to create new worlds at the PlayHouse! Dungeons & Dragons is an open-ended role-playing game. In each session kids ages 8-12 create characters and go on grand adventures in a world that they[...]
Tot Time: Shapes @ Peoria PlayHouse Children's Museum
Jul 14 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am
Tot Time: Shapes @ Peoria PlayHouse Children's Museum
10:00 am
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,[...]
Jul 15 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm
Open Art Studio: Snakes
10:00 am
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![...]
Jul 15 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am
Preschool Parties @ Forest Park Nature Center @ Forest Park Nature Center
10:00 am
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[...]
Cultural Connections: Eid al-Adha @ Peoria PlayHouse Children's Museum
Jul 16 @ 10:00 am – 3:00 pm
Cultural Connections: Eid al-Adha @ Peoria PlayHouse Children's Museum
10:00 am
Join us to celebrate Eid al-Adha with the Islamic Center of Peoria (ICP) and Islamic Foundation of Peoria (IFP)! Learn more about Islamic culture through story time, maker activities, and more! This program is free[...]
Empathy Is For Everyone (Even Puppets) @ Peoria PlayHouse Children's Museum
Jul 16 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am
Empathy Is For Everyone (Even Puppets) @ Peoria PlayHouse Children's Museum
10:00 am
Join us for a puppet party! This free program is part of a research partnership with Bradley University, during which children will be learning empathy skills. Your 2-5 year old will meet and play with[...]
Adult Maker Night: Boozy Building! @ Peoria PlayHouse Children's Museum
Jul 16 @ 7:00 pm – 10:00 pm
Adult Maker Night: Boozy Building! @ Peoria PlayHouse Children's Museum
7:00 pm
Adults, it’s your turn to play, invent, innovate, and build! Join us for Boozy Building where participants can enjoy food, wine, and beer while they work together to find new ways to meet the evening’s[...]
Jul 22 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm
Open Art Studio: Pollinators
10:00 am
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![...]
Jul 22 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am
Preschool Parties @ Forest Park Nature Center @ Forest Park Nature Center
10:00 am
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[...]
Empathy Is For Everyone (Even Puppets) @ Peoria PlayHouse Children's Museum
Jul 23 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am
Empathy Is For Everyone (Even Puppets) @ Peoria PlayHouse Children's Museum
10:00 am
Join us for a puppet party! This free program is part of a research partnership with Bradley University, during which children will be learning empathy skills. Your 2-5 year old will meet and play with[...]
Jul 23 @ 2:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Family Workshop: Building Buildings @ Noble Center
2:00 pm
Real Tools at the Noble Center is even bigger and better than our original PlayHouse space, featuring socially distanced workstations stocked with a variety of tools and materials! Join us on select Saturdays to exercise[...]
Adaptive Learning Evenings at the PlayHouse @ Peoria PlayHouse Children's Museum
Jul 26 @ 4:06 pm – 5:06 pm
4:06 pm
Join us for a fun, sensory friendly night featuring dimmer lights and less noise. First Thursday of every month. Open to children of all needs and abilities, and their families. Sounds and lights will be[...]
Tot Time: Weather @ Peoria PlayHouse Children's Museum
Jul 28 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am
Tot Time: Weather @ Peoria PlayHouse Children's Museum
10:00 am
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,[...]
Jul 29 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm
Open Art Studio: Summer
10:00 am
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![...]
Jul 29 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am
Preschool Parties @ Forest Park Nature Center @ Forest Park Nature Center
10:00 am
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[...]
Empathy Is For Everyone (Even Puppets) @ Peoria PlayHouse Children's Museum
Jul 30 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am
Empathy Is For Everyone (Even Puppets) @ Peoria PlayHouse Children's Museum
10:00 am
Join us for a puppet party! This free program is part of a research partnership with Bradley University, during which children will be learning empathy skills. Your 2-5 year old will meet and play with[...]
Collage Creations with Michael Albert @ Peoria PlayHouse Children's Museum
Jul 31 @ 12:00 pm – 4:30 pm
Collage Creations with Michael Albert @ Peoria PlayHouse Children's Museum
12:00 pm
Joins us for a hands-on collage workshop where the participants get to create their own collages under the guidance of artist Michael Albert, who is nationally known for his Modern cereal box art. The program[...]
Tot Time: Bugs @ Peoria PlayHouse Children's Museum
Aug 4 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am
Tot Time: Bugs @ Peoria PlayHouse Children's Museum
10:00 am
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,[...]
Aug 5 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm
Open Art Studio: Cacti
10:00 am
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![...]
Aug 5 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am
Preschool Parties @ Forest Park Nature Center @ Forest Park Nature Center
10:00 am
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[...]
Tot Time: Boats @ Peoria PlayHouse Children's Museum
Aug 11 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am
Tot Time: Boats @ Peoria PlayHouse Children's Museum
10:00 am
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,[...]
The Peoria PlayHouse Children's Museum

The Peoria PlayHouse Children's Museum