Classes & Workshops

All supplies provided for classes, workshops, and programs unless otherwise noted. All paid classes, workshops, and programs require a minimum number of participants to run or will be cancelled two business days prior to the start date. Pre-registration required.

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For more info - call Shelby at 309.863.3015 or email at slessen@peoriariverfrontmuseum.org.

Classes Programs Banner Child.Caregiver

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Classes Programs Banner Kids.Teens

Elementary Pottery
Thursdays, Mar 7-28 | 4:30-5:30 pm

Students will explore the artistic medium of clay through hand building techniques, wheel work, and glazing. Students will take home at least three completed projects, and will walk away with a better understanding of the building, firing, and glazing processes. No previous experience is necessary, and students are welcome to take this class several times as projects will continue to change.
Shelby Lessen: Museum Educator
Ages 6-10
$35 Members | $40 Public

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Stencyl at the Museum
Wednesdays, Mar 13 & 27, Apr 3 & 10 (skipping Mar 20) | 4:30-5:30 pm

Does your young learner love video games? Stencyl is a free game development tool that allows people to create 2D video games. In this class, students will learn introductory elements of game design by creating an endless runner game (Sonic, Temple Run, Subway Surfers). By the end of the course, students will have built the beginning of their own game, and be able to take it home with them.
Ages 9-14
$30 Members | $35 Public

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Classes Programs Banner Adults

March 

Wine & Art | Almond Blossoms
Sat, Mar 9 | 7-9 pm

Spend the evening relaxing and creating at one of our Wine & Art Night events! Eugene Nana Ekow Maison, local artist, will guide you in creating your own unique version of Vincent van Gogh's Almond Blossoms to take home with you! All materials, wine and light snacks are provided. Seating is limited, so register early!
Ages 21+
$30 Members | $36 Public

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April

Wine & Art | Jackson Pollock
Sat, Apr 13 | 7-9 pm

Spend the evening relaxing and creating at one of our Wine & Art Night events! Eugene Nana Ekow Maison, local artist, will guide you in creating your own unique version of a Jackson Pollock painting to take home with you! All materials, wine and light snacks are provided. Seating is limited, so register early!
Ages 21+
$30 Members | $36 Public

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