• We’re Hiring!

    The Children’s Playhouse is currently hiring Program Assistants and Clean Team members. Come help families in a beautiful, fun, supportive environment. Flexible hours and starting pay ranges from $10-$11. Click here to read the job descriptions and to apply. 

  • Book Your Appointment to Play at The Children’s Playhouse

    Located at 400 Tracy Circle, The Children’s Playhouse is open year round for hands-on play for kids from birth to age 8 and their favorite grown-ups.

    For your safety and to avoid crowding, we require play reservations at this time.  If you have difficulty with the form or if you want to come at a different time than the slots offered, please call 828-263-0011 and we can help you. The appointments are for staggered entry times. You are welcome to stay longer if you like but please remember food is not allowed inside The Playhouse and both outside and inside are peanut-free and nut-free zones.

    Masks are optional on Wednesdays, Fridays and Saturdays and required on Tuesdays and Thursdays. Please do not bring your child to The Playhouse at any time if anyone in your family has been exposed to COVID-19 in the last 10 days or if anyone in your family has had fever, diarrhea, or vomiting in the last 24 hours.

    Please use the buttons below to sign up for your slot. 


  • Check out our Summer Programs!

    Enjoy a lazy summer day playing inside and out at The Playhouse. The Gnome Home, sandbox, Fungiphone drum and Rainbow Chime, Water pump offer hours of outdoor fun but if the raindrops start to fall there’s always nine more play areas to explore inside!

    We have lots of cool programs planned for you in June and July!  Look for fun art projects, experiments nearly every day all summer including some great brain-builders for school aged kids.  In June, we will have a supersized Space Week x2 with a new, improved Trip to the Moon exhibit, special space experiments, and space stories. Then in July we will have two week of Tie Dye where you create the ultimate summer souvener and leave the mess with us. All activities except for Tie Dye are free with admission to The Playhouse. Bookmark our calendar here or follow the links below to download a pdfs perfect for sticking on your fridge. 

    June 2022 calendar

    July 2022 calendar

    Signup for the Playhouse Newsletter!

    Never miss another program! This signup adds you to our mailing list which comes out 2-4 times per month. You can opt out at any time. 


    • Plan Your Visit

      Find out our hours of operation, special events, and take a virtual tour of the facility!

    • Become A Member

      Keep the fund going all year round with a playhouse membership. Membership includes all members of your family and will pay for itself in just a few visits!

    • Upcoming Events

      There is always something interesting and exciting going on at The Playhouse. Find out more here about upcoming events.

    • Donate

      Help the Children’s Playhouse survive and thrive! All donations are tax-deductible and go directly to this amazing community work.

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