A Peoria Park District Facility

Summer Camps


2018 Artists @ Play Camp

In this awesome art camp, kids will splatter, spray, and smear…and bend, twist, model, and mold…while we learn different ways to paint, collage, print, sculpt, and more!

Full-Day Camp includes daily art-related field trips to galleries, museums, artist’s studios, and public sculpture in order to learn all about the art in our community!

Summer 2018 Field Trips:

Contemporary Art Center, Sculpture Walk, J. Draper Glass, Illinois State University Galleries, Prairie Center of the Arts, The Art Guild, and tours of artist studios TBA

Half-Day Camp will stay at the PlayHouse all day and get creative!

Full-Day (for ages 5-9): July 23-27, 9am-3:30pm*
(Formerly known as Messy Masterpieces)
Cost: Members $200/Non-Members $250

New Preschool Option!
Half-Day (for ages 4-5): July 9-13, 9-11:30am 
Cost: Member $100/Non Members $150

Scholarships are available to those who qualify.

*Before and after childcare will be available for Full-Day Camp for $10/daily.

Please direct any camp-related questions to our Family & Public Programs Educator, Adrienne Huffman at (309) 323-6894.

The Peoria PlayHouse Children's Museum

The Peoria PlayHouse Children's Museum