Family Calendar & Concerts
Nature Art Show & Sale at Forest Park Nature Center. (Mon. Nov 24, 2014 2:00 pm)
Forest Park Nature Center
5809 N. Forest Park Drive
Peoria Heights, IL 61614
This art show features a diversity of media and unique artwork, all created by talented local artists. Come find original nature-related photographs, woodcarvings, paintings, jewelry, and more while enjoying the wood-burning stove and rustic charm of Forest Park Nature Center. The Nature Art Show and Open House runs November 15 through December 27. Artwork will be available for purchase.
Forest Park Nature Center is open 9 am-5 pm Monday through Saturday; 1-5 pm on Sunday.
Join us for the Nature Art Show Open House on November 15 from 2-4 pm. Meet the artists, enjoy a seasonal beverage, and tour the wonderful artwork. This event is free, and all ages are welcome.
The Amazing Chemistry Show (Mon. Nov 24, 2014 5:00 pm - 7:00 pm)
Experience an explosive night of family fun at The Amazing Chemistry Show, to be held at Peoria Christian School. Kids and adults alike will enjoy this entertaining production filled with fireballs, colored foam, liquid nitrogen, and glow-in-the-dark solutions. This fast-paced program will captivate the audience with science while also sharing about the love of God. In addition to this hour long production, families are invited to participate in a hands-on science experience with more than 150 exhibits featuring rockets, magnets, electricity, magnification, slime, and more.
MOPS--Chillicothe area (Mon. Nov 24, 2014 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm)
MOPS (Mothers of Preschoolers) will meet the 2nd and 4th Mondays of every month starting September 8th at Chillicothe Bible Church. All moms (and expectant moms) of school-age children are welcome--no waiting list! Registration for the year is $25, each meeting is $5, which covers the cost of babysitting.
Got questions? Contact Chris.