Science of Cold Things
Friday, 4:30-5:30 p.m.
Peoria Riverfront Museum, 222 SW Washington
Youth aged 9-14 will explore how and why things behave differently under colder conditions. Pre-registration required. For more information or to register, call (309) 686-7000.
Howlin’ on the Water
Friday, 6-11 p.m.
The Waterhouse’s Ballroom, 316 SW Washington St., Peoria
$40 plus tax
Enjoy dinner and the Dueling Pianos. For more information, call (309) 494-9100.
Terry Grawey – Hypnohumorist
Friday, 6-10:30 p.m.
The Waterhouse’s Broadway Lounge, 316 SW Washington, Peoria
Local entertainer Terry Grawey entertains with hypnotism. For more information, call (309) 494-9100.
Zobrist Visits the Rivermen
Saturday, 7 p.m.
Peoria Civic Center Arena, 201 SW Jefferson
Chicago Cubs All-Star and World Series MVP Ben Zobrist will make a guest appearance as the Peoria Rivermen take on the Columbus Cottonmouths. Tickets available at (309) 676-1040.
Snow Science at the Museum
Saturday, 1:30-2:30 p.m.
Lobby, Peoria Riverfront Museum, 222 SW Washington
Free with regular paid admission
Explore the science behind snow. For more information, call (309) 686-7000.
Yoga Under the Stars
Saturday, 8 p.m.
Dome Planetarium, Peoria Riverfront Museum, 222 SW Washington
Enjoy the healing benefits of a slower, more restorative paced yoga, while gazing toward the stars. Great for beginners, or those who prefer a gentle meditative practice. Advanced tickets required. For more information, call (309) 686-7000.
Biggest Loser Information Meeting
Saturday, 10 a.m.
Alpha Park Library, 3527 S. Airport Road, Bartonville
Weigh-ins weekly, every Monday, Tuesday or Wednesday. Prizes awarded to the weekly “losers.” Registration required by calling (309) 697-3822, ext. 13.
Peoria Kids Fest
Saturday, 10 a.m.- 7 p.m.
Peoria Civic Center Exhibit Hall D., 201 SW Jefferson Ave.
$7; kids under 3 admitted free
Attractions include Fun on the Run Inflatables, rock climbing, games, and door prizes. For more information, visit rbshows.com/peoriaKidsFest.php.
PSO – Gershwin Matinee
Sunday, 3 p.m.
Peoria Civic Center Theater, 201 SW Jefferson Ave.
$38-$84; students $18
Pianist Will Martin will join the Peoria Symphony Orchestra to perform Gershwin classics. For more information, call (309) 671-1096.
Sunday, 4 p.m.
Westminster Presbyterian Church, 1420 W. Moss, Peoria
Free (donations appreciated)
Jazz musician Dave Hoffman will perform. For more information, visit, westminsterpeoria.org.
Natural Basket Weaving
Sunday, 2-3 p.m.
Forest Park Nature Center, 5809 N Forest Park Drive, Peoria Hts.
Class for ages 12 and older will teach the basics of basket weaving. All materials provided. Pre-registration required by calling (309) 686-3360.
Teen Book Club at Alpha Park Library
Monday, 7 p.m.
3527 S. Airport Road, Bartonville
Teens aged 12 and up will discuss the book “The Star Touched Queen” by Roshani Chokshu. Get a copy of the book at the library. For more information, call (309) 697-3822.
Team Trivia and Open Stage Night at Limelight
Wednesday, 5-11 p.m.
Limelight Eventplex, 8102 N. University St., Peoria
Free admission and free to play! Drink Specials and some great local talent. For more information, call (309) 693-1234.
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