Free Tours – Sculpture Walk Peoria!

Come join our docent led tours every Saturday through October. Tours leave at 10:00am and Noon, from the Peoria Riverfront Museum lobby. Our expert docents will bring to life the stories behind the sculpture and artists featured on this year's walk. Tours are FREE and no RSVP is needed; just show up ready to walk, learn and have fun.
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Free Tours – Sculpture Walk Peoria!

Come join our docent led tours every Saturday through October. Tours leave at 10:00am and Noon, from the Peoria Riverfront Museum lobby. Our expert docents will bring to life the stories behind the sculpture and artists featured on this year's walk. Tours are FREE and no RSVP is needed; just show up ready to walk, learn and have fun.
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Free Tours – Sculpture Walk Peoria!

Come join our docent led tours every Saturday through October. Tours leave at 10:00am and Noon, from the Peoria Riverfront Museum lobby. Our expert docents will bring to life the stories behind the sculpture and artists featured on this year's walk. Tours are FREE and no RSVP is needed; just show up ready to walk, learn and have fun.
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Free Tours – Sculpture Walk Peoria!

Come join our docent led tours every Saturday through October. Tours leave at 10:00am and Noon, from the Peoria Riverfront Museum lobby. Our expert docents will bring to life the stories behind the sculpture and artists featured on this year's walk. Tours are FREE and no RSVP is needed; just show up ready to walk, learn and have fun.
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Robo Rumble

Robo Rumble

Robo Rumble | FREE DAY*!  Sat, Jun 15 | Noon-5 pm Lobby, Sun Plaza, Auditorium Experience the exciting world of robotics as area teams demonstrate their robots in this family-friendly annual event. Come out and try your hands on one of these robots, other hands on activities, and connect with these amazing high school students to learn how your kids can get involved with these programs! Free for Members | Public - Free General Admission. Giant Screen Theater is not included. *Up-charge applies to The Art of the Brick | The World's Most Elaborate Display of LEGO® Art ($7 adults, $6 seniors, $5 children) For more info call 309.686.7000.
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Space Explorers | After Care Available

Space Explorers | After Care Available

Space Explorers | After Care Available Mon, Feb 18 | 8 am-4 pm Join the Riverfront Museum on Presidents' Day to explore space! Students will love learning about constellations, our solar system, galaxy, and beyond in the planetarium. Students will learn the science of space in hands on activities and make a take home art project! They will also explore the museum galleries! After care is available for $4 and runs from 4-5:30 pm. Please provide your student(s) with a nut-free sack lunch. A mid-morning snack is provided each day of camp, and a 30 minute lunch time. Ages 5-12 $50 Members | $60 Public Register online now - click here.  Tickets & more info also available at the Museum or by phone: 309.686.7000. If you need to further customize your camp…
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Engineering Day | FREE DAY

Engineering Day | FREE DAY

Engineering Day | FREE DAY! Sun, Feb 17 | Noon-5 pm Future engineers, scientists, and kids of all ages are invited to Engineering Day 2019 at Peoria Riverfront Museum. Exciting & engaging engineering activities will be provided throughout the museum by local engineering groups, who are also sponsoring general admission for this free day at the museum. *Free for public & members to explore galleries & planetarium shows, Giant Screen Theater not included. For more information call 309.686.7000.  Sponsored by Caterpillar and other local engineering firms and groups. ASCE Engineers Week Bridge Contest! 28th Annual Bridge Contest 6th, 7th, and 8th grade students! It's time to test your imagination and your technical skill! The Illinois Valley Branch of the American Society of Civil Engineers (ASCE) is sponsoring the 28th Annual…
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Chemistry Demonstrations

Chemistry Demonstrations

Chemistry Demonstrations Sat, Feb 16 | 1-2 pm Lobby Stand back, watch out, and enjoy chemistry in action! Bradley University Chemistry Club students provide activities and perform chemistry demonstrations. Free to members and with general admission. More info available at the Museum or by phone: 309.686.7000.
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Building RESTful Web APIs with Express and Node.js at a very high level

What we'll do Speaker: Marcus Washington - We would like to use Node.js and Express in order to build a web API to push and pull data from your applications via HTTP. In this course we will show you how to create a simple, RESTful web API with these two popular JavaScript libraries. We will show you how to set up the project, including the Express server and testing environment, and create the endpoints needed to add, update, and delete data from a MongoDB database. Attempt to cover Setting up a project and a server Setting up a database and schema Creating POST, GET, PUT, and DELETE endpoints Serving files RESTful API relevance We will also give the opportunity to share and discuss javascript issues. Think of debugging as a…
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