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May 23 - Are you interested in volunteering, but would like more information? Join us for our Volunteer Open House on May 23, 2017 from 5-6:30pm. Meet PlayHouse staff and volunteers, learn about volunteer opportunities and the benefits of volunteering, and play in the PlayHouse!

June 11 - Birthday Barnyard Bash. Celebrate the PlayHouse's second birthday with a FREE day at the PlayHouse featuring a bluegrass band, a tractor, farm animals, and more!

September 24 - What does your child want to be when they grow up? Travel through the PlayHouse chatting with a variety of professionals, introducing your children to all types of careers. Be Anything! also features a unique online auction that opens on Saturday, September 9th, allowing parents to bid on individual career-related experiences for their child.

Tot Time: Summer
Jun 21 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am

June 21: Summer

In the summer, the sun shines bright and the days are warm. We can play outside, swim, go on hikes, blow bubbles, write on the sidewalks with chalk, go bug-hunting, and more! What will you do this summer?

 Cost: $1 per child with museum admission.

Kid Workshop: Tropes and Scopes
Jun 24 @ 2:00 pm – 4:00 pm

Note new program time: 2-4pm

June 24: Tropes and Scopes
Learn about the earliest forms of animation by creating a variety of different contraptions to make images move, including zoetropes, phenakistoscopes, and flip books.

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Tot Time: River Friends
Jun 28 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am

June 28: River Friends

River FriendsOur river is home to lots of fun animals, including fish, frogs and tadpoles, snapping turtles, ducks, geese, and more. Have you seen one of these friends on a visit to the water?

 Cost: $1 per child with museum admission. 


The Peoria PlayHouse Children's Museum

The Peoria PlayHouse Children's Museum