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Jan 7 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm
Open Art Studio: Snow
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![...]
Jan 14 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm
Open Art Studio: Collage
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![...]
Jan 16 @ 2:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Cultural Connections: Tu Bishvat
2:00 pm
Join the PlayHouse and the Jewish Federation of Peoria to celebrate Tu Bishvat, the Jewish birthday of the trees! Learn about the holiday through a display and storytime, and plant your own seedling to take[...]
Jan 21 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm
Open Art Studio: Black and White
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![...]
Family Workshop @ The Noble Center
Jan 22 @ 2:00 pm – 4:00 pm
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[...]
Jan 28 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm
Open Art Studio: Color
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![...]
Feb 4 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm
Open Art Studio: Fossils
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![...]
Feb 5 @ 11:00 am – 12:00 pm
Cultural Connections: Celebrating Historical Black Figures @ Peoria PlayHouse Children's Museum
11:00 am
Celebrate Black History Month with Kappa Alpha Psi and the PlayHouse! Join us on every Saturday in February, from 11am-12pm, to learn about a different historical black figure and engage in a maker activity: February[...]
Feb 11 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm
Open Art Studio: Valentine
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![...]
Feb 12 @ 11:00 am – 12:00 pm
Cultural Connections: Celebrating Historical Black Figures @ Peoria PlayHouse Children's Museum
11:00 am
Celebrate Black History Month with Kappa Alpha Psi and the PlayHouse! Join us on every Saturday in February, from 11am-12pm, to learn about a different historical black figure and engage in a maker activity: February[...]
12:00 am
Chinese New Year 2022 falls on Tuesday, February 1st, 2022, and celebrations culminate with the Lantern Festival on February 15th, 2022. The Chinese New Year is the most important and the longest celebration in the[...]
Feb 18 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm
Open Art Studio: Mobiles
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![...]
Feb 19 @ 11:00 am – 12:00 pm
Cultural Connections: Celebrating Historical Black Figures @ Peoria PlayHouse Children's Museum
11:00 am
Celebrate Black History Month with Kappa Alpha Psi and the PlayHouse! Join us on every Saturday in February, from 11am-12pm, to learn about a different historical black figure and engage in a maker activity: February[...]
Feb 25 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm
Open Art Studio: Lines
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![...]
Feb 26 @ 11:00 am – 12:00 pm
Cultural Connections: Celebrating Historical Black Figures @ Peoria PlayHouse Children's Museum
11:00 am
Celebrate Black History Month with Kappa Alpha Psi and the PlayHouse! Join us on every Saturday in February, from 11am-12pm, to learn about a different historical black figure and engage in a maker activity: February[...]
Mar 4 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm
Open Art Studio: Balance
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![...]
Family Workshop @ The Noble Center
Mar 5 @ 2:00 pm – 4:00 pm
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[...]
Play with Me @ PlayHouse and Zoo
Mar 6 @ 3:00 pm – 6:00 pm
Play with Me @ PlayHouse and Zoo
3:00 pm
Parenting is hard. Parenting during Covid is even harder. Play is the language of children, that allows children to “play out” their experiences, emotions, and natural tendencies. Through this workshop you’ll learn more about how[...]
Mar 11 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm
Open Art Studio: Architecture
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![...]
Mar 18 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm
Open Art Studio: Sculpture
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![...]
Celebrate Women’s History Month @ Peoria PlayHouse Children's Museum
Mar 19 @ 1:00 pm – 2:00 pm
Celebrate Women's History Month @ Peoria PlayHouse Children's Museum
1:00 pm
Join us, from 1-2pm, to read ‘321 Awesome!’ in honor of Women’s History Month! Then celebrate the world of amazing super women, by decorating your own superhero capes. Celebrate with the women in your life[...]
Mar 25 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm
Open Art Studio: Spring
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![...]
Apr 1 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm
Open Art Studio: Pattern
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![...]
Apr 8 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm
Open Art Studio: Geometric Shapes
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![...]
Cultural Connections: Hair Love @ Peoria PlayHouse Children's Museum
Apr 10 @ 1:00 pm – 2:00 pm
Cultural Connections: Hair Love @ Peoria PlayHouse Children's Museum
1:00 pm
Come explore hair with us on Sunday, April 10th! Hair comes in a variety of textures, lengths, and shapes. No two heads of hair are the same! Join us as we discuss the different kinds[...]
Apr 15 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm
Open Art Studio: Self Portraits
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![...]
Apr 22 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm
Open Art Studio: Texture
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![...]
Apr 29 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm
Open Art Studio: Flowers
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![...]
Dia de los Niños @ Peoria PlayHouse Children's Museum
Apr 30 @ 1:00 pm
Dia de los Niños @ Peoria PlayHouse Children's Museum
1:00 pm
Join us on Saturday, April 30th to celebrate the Mexican Holiday, Dia de los Ninos or the day of the children, in partnership with the Association of Latin American Students at Bradley University. Learn about[...]
May 6 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm
Open Art Studio: Butterflies and Moths
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![...]
The Peoria PlayHouse Children's Museum

The Peoria PlayHouse Children's Museum