Senior Morning Lecture Series

Senior Morning

Senior Morning Lecture Series

Join us for our bi-monthly free Senior Morning Lecture Series! This special educational program began more than 30 years ago at our predecessor museum, Lakeview Museum of Arts & Sciences.

Each Senior Morning Lecture features coffee, light treats and a 30-60 minute presentation on a current exhibition, Dome Planetarium show, educational Giant Screen Theater film or a special topic.Following the presentation, seniors are invited to see, free of charge, the corresponding exhibition, planetarium show or educational film featured in the presentation.

The Senior Morning Lecture Series takes place on the second Wednesday of every OTHER month and is free for seniors 60 and older. 

9:45 am: Doors Open
10:00 am: Coffee & Treats
10:30 am: 30-60 minute Program Starts

To learn more about Senior Free Days - click here

Registration is not necessary, but groups are encouraged to call ahead so that we will be prepared. Please call Gennifer Oden at 309.863.3016.

Peoria Riverfront Museum gratefully acknowledges our Senior Morning Lecture Series & Senior Free Days sponsor, Kim Blickenstaff!

Upcoming Lecture Dates


Wed, Nov 13 | Giant Screen Theater educational film

This month we'll be seeing a film in the Giant Screen Theater - Apollo 11: First Steps Edition.


Wed, Jan 8 | "Da Vinci - The Genius" featuring the "Secrets of Mona Lisa"

This month our presentation will be featuring the new exhibition, "Da Vinci - The Genius" featuring the "Secrets of Mona Lisa". This will include free entry to the exhibition.

Wed, Mar 11 | Topic TBD

Wed, May 13 | Topic TBD

Wed, Jul 8 | Topic TBD

Wed, Sep 9 | Topic TBD

Wed, Nov 11 | Topic TBD

Senior programs events are open to seniors age 60 and over.