University City Arts League
4226 Spruce St.
Philadelphia, PA 19104
Noreen Shanfelter, Executive Director
Lillian Pontius-Goldblatt, Program Coordinator
Vincent Abramo, Membership Registrar
Peggy Yetter, Webmaster
|Hours||Mon - Thurs||Friday||Saturday||Sunday|
Open studio hours for students enrolled in pottery classes
(July and August
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The building is closed in observance of the following holidays:
Martin Luther King's Day Labor Day Easter weekend (Friday - Sunday) Columbus Day Memorial Day Weekend Thanksgiving (Thursday and Friday) July 4th the week between Christmas and New Year's Day
In case of inclement weather:
Listen for school closing information on KYW News Radio 1060. The Arts League's emergency school closing number is 1086. On days that public schools are closed, UCAL will not hold after school classes. UCAL is not able to pickup children on early dismissal days.
The Arts League is located at 4226 Spruce Street, between 42nd & 43rd StreetsPublic transportion:
From Center City. Catch the 42 Bus on Walnut St., get off at 42nd and Spruce in University City, and walk down the hill. The Arts League is on the left side of the street, in the middle of the 4200 block.
From 30th St. Station. Take the 34 Trolley, get off at 42nd & Baltimore, walk two blocks north to Spruce Street, and turn left. The Arts League is in the middle of block.Driving directions
From I-76. Exit at South Street. (Note: the South St. exit is from the left expressway lane, not the right.) If you exit from eastbound I-76,turn right; if you exit from westbound I-76, turn left. You will be on Spruce St. at about 31st Street. The University of Pennsylvania Museum will be on your left as you drive along Spruce toward 33rd St. Continue on Spruce St. past 42nd St. Please note: on street parking only.Map to the Arts League.....
The University City District provides escort service. If you need an escort to walk you to your car, or to your home if you live nearby, call 215/387-WALK (3942).