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Jul 13 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm
Drop-In Maker Program: Embroidery
10:00 am
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[...]
Jul 15 @ 10:00 am – 10:30 am
Yoga for Kids
10:00 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[...]
Jul 17 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am
Tot Time: Numbers
10:00 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,[...]
Jul 19 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm
Open Art Studio: Mobiles
10:00 am
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
In Between: Make Art with Jennifer Mannebach on the PlayHouse Porch!
12:00 am
Work with a professional artist to create a work of art for the PlayHouse! In July, artist Jennifer Mannebach will visit Peoria to make art with PlayHouse visitors. Visitors of all ages are invited to[...]
Jul 20 @ 1:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Be Anything Career Day: Makers & Fixers
1:00 pm
Join us to BE ANYTHING! at the Peoria PlayHouse Children’s Museum! In July we are exploring careers that involve using your hands (and sometimes your whole body!) as well as your brain to make new[...]
In Between: Make Art with Jennifer Mannebach on the PlayHouse Porch!
12:00 am
Work with a professional artist to create a work of art for the PlayHouse! In July, artist Jennifer Mannebach will visit Peoria to make art with PlayHouse visitors. Visitors of all ages are invited to[...]
In Between: Make Art with Jennifer Mannebach on the PlayHouse Porch!
12:00 am
Work with a professional artist to create a work of art for the PlayHouse! In July, artist Jennifer Mannebach will visit Peoria to make art with PlayHouse visitors. Visitors of all ages are invited to[...]
Jul 22 @ 10:00 am – 10:30 am
Yoga for Kids
10:00 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[...]
In Between: Make Art with Jennifer Mannebach on the PlayHouse Porch!
12:00 am
Work with a professional artist to create a work of art for the PlayHouse! In July, artist Jennifer Mannebach will visit Peoria to make art with PlayHouse visitors. Visitors of all ages are invited to[...]
In Between: Make Art with Jennifer Mannebach on the PlayHouse Porch!
12:00 am
Work with a professional artist to create a work of art for the PlayHouse! In July, artist Jennifer Mannebach will visit Peoria to make art with PlayHouse visitors. Visitors of all ages are invited to[...]
Jul 24 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am
Tot Time: Trains
10:00 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,[...]
In Between: Make Art with Jennifer Mannebach on the PlayHouse Porch!
12:00 am
Work with a professional artist to create a work of art for the PlayHouse! In July, artist Jennifer Mannebach will visit Peoria to make art with PlayHouse visitors. Visitors of all ages are invited to[...]
In Between: Make Art with Jennifer Mannebach on the PlayHouse Porch!
12:00 am
Work with a professional artist to create a work of art for the PlayHouse! In July, artist Jennifer Mannebach will visit Peoria to make art with PlayHouse visitors. Visitors of all ages are invited to[...]
Jul 26 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am
Animal Encounters at the PlayHouse: Snakes
10:00 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 10:15am. Due to animal temperament or[...]
Jul 28 @ 12:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Celebrate Peoria: Tell Me a Story
12:00 pm
Everyone loves a good story and there are so many ways to tell them across cultures. Enjoy stories in the many ways we share them across cultures including Native American coyote stories with Jo Lakota,[...]
Jul 29 @ 10:00 am – 10:30 am
Yoga for Kids
10:00 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[...]
Jul 31 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am
Tot Time: Colors
10:00 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,[...]
Aug 2 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm
Open Art Studio: Painting
10:00 am
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
Aug 3 @ 2:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Maker Workshop: Print It!
2:00 pm
Explore a variety of printmaking processes such as etching and monoprinting, try out some strange new art tools and brightly colored inks, and create multiples of your work! In PlayHouse Maker Workshops, kids and families[...]
Aug 5 @ 10:00 am – 10:30 am
Yoga for Kids
10:00 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[...]
Aug 7 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am
Tot Time: Dinosaurs
10:00 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,[...]
Animal Encounters at the PlayHouse: FPNC Insects and Spiders
10:00 am
Get up close to some cuddly, creepy, and crawly creatures! Meet live animals from Forest Park Nature Center from 10-11 am. We also invite you to the PlayHouse Nature Table and story time at 10:15[...]
Aug 10 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm
Drop-In Maker Program: Wood-Burning
10:00 am
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[...]
Aug 12 @ 10:00 am – 10:30 am
Yoga for Kids
10:00 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[...]
Aug 14 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am
Tot Time: Bugs
10:00 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,[...]
Aug 16 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm
Open Art Studio: Paper Sculptures
10:00 am
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
Aug 17 @ 1:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Be Anything Career Day: Community Heroes
1:00 pm
Join us to BE ANYTHING! at the Peoria PlayHouse Children’s Museum! In August we are exploring careers that save lives. Meet representatives and explore vehicles from the police and fire departments, explore an ambulance, learn[...]
Aug 19 @ 10:00 am – 10:30 am
Yoga for Kids
10:00 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[...]
Aug 21 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am
Tot Time: Getting Dressed
10:00 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,[...]
The Peoria PlayHouse Children's Museum

The Peoria PlayHouse Children's Museum