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Top Things To Do In Philadelphia Today, July 24

Looking for something to do today? Here are our top three picks…there’s something for everyone in the Philadelphia area!

07/24/2014

ARTspiration! sign across the street from the Fleisher Art Memorial's main entrance. (Credit: Carrie Hodousek)

Hear Philly: Live Music, Food Trucks, And Art Education At ‘ARTspiration!’

The Fleisher Art Memorial is preparing to hold their 8th annual outdoor festival called “ARTspiration!” in South Philadelphia. Carrie Hodousek spoke to the Director of Communications, Dominic Mercier, about the events planned for June 14th.

05/31/2014

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Top Art Classes For Adults In Philadelphia

Whether you love painting, drawing, ceramics or textiles, you can find many classes to choose from in Philadelphia.

01/02/2014

(Standing alongside the Fleisher Art Memorial's "Color Wheels" van are, L-R,  Eddy Sacksith, Cambodian Afterschool Program director; students Cameron and Jezalique; and teacher Kathryn Sclavi.  Credit: Lauren Lipton)

Positively Philadelphia: A Rolling Art Studio For Kids

“Color Wheels” is a traveling art studio created by Philadelphia’s famed Fleisher Art Memorial.

04/22/2012

(PNC regional president Bill Mills, front row center, with recipients of PNC's "Arts Alive" grants.  Credit: John McDevitt)

For 4th Year, PNC Bank Gives $1 Million to Area Arts Organizations

A million dollars in grant money has been awarded to 25 area arts organizations, to continue free public programs and innovative audience engagement projects.

03/21/2012

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Top Spots For Casual Art Classes In Philadelphia

The following establishments offer opportunities to expand on your talents with casual art classes, so you can live life and still follow your passions.

01/02/2012

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Michelle Obama To Honor Fleisher Art Memorial’s After School Program

South Philadelphia’s Fleisher Art Memorial has won the nation’s top honor for after school arts programs. One of Fleisher’s students will accept the award from the First Lady at the White House, today.

11/02/2011

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More, Not Less, Arts For Kids

Data from the National Endowment for the Arts shows fewer children are getting exposure to the arts, whether at school or elsewhere. The report in Education Week cites the decline for African American and Hispanic youth as “alarming.”

03/22/2011

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