Join Us: Calendar

Mark Your Calendar: Upcoming ASI Events can open doors to new opportunities for learning, connecting with others and sharing your creativity!

Below is our google calendar! Want to see more information on one of the events? Just click on the title, and the location and time will come up. If you would like more details on the event or wish to join us, send us an email with the event as the subject!

Fill out a volunteer application Form or send an email to kristin@artsphere.org for more information.

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January 2017

10-Week Program Spring Semester: January 18- March 30th
  • Monday, January 16th, 9:00 am to 12:00 noon “MLK Day of Service” Join us at Towey Recreation Center (1832 N Howard St, Philadelphia, PA 19122). Located one block west of Berks stop on the EL. Recreation Center Director- David Ganley (215-685-9892)
  • Monday, January 16, 12:30 -1:30 pm- ASI Board Meeting, at  Art Sphere Incorporated office in BOK Building, 1901 S 9th Street, Studio 502, Philadelphia, PA 19148.
  • Thursday, January 19, 4 pm-6 pm- Teacher Orientation, at  Art Sphere Incorporated office in BOK Building, 1901 S 9th Street, Studio 502, Philadelphia, PA 19148.
  • Saturday, January 30, 9 am- 2 pm –Nature Through Art Table Art Workshops Celebrating Ground Hog’s Day, John Heinz Refuge National Wildlife Refuge  (8601 Lindbergh Blvd, Philadelphia, PA 19153).
  • Wednesdays, January 18, 25, 9:30 am – 10:30 am- Preschool  Program at Shissler Recreation Center (1800-56 Blair St. Philadelphia, PA 19125) (10 weeks).
  • Wednesdays, January 18, 25, 9:30 am – 10:30 am- Preschool program at Samuels Recreation Center (3549 Gaul St, Philadelphia, PA 19134) (10 sessions).
  • Wednesdays, January 18, 25, 3:30 pm-4:30 pm After school Program at  Penn Treaty Middle School and High School (600 E Thompson St, Philadelphia, PA 19125) (10 sessions).
  • Thursdays, January 19, 26,9:30 am-10:30 am Preschool Program at  Fishtown Recreation Center (1202-32 E. Montgomery Ave. Philadelphia, PA 19125) (10 sessions).
  • Thursdays, January 19, 26, 3:30 pm-4:30 pm After school Program at  Towey Recreation Center (1832 N Howard St, Philadelphia, PA 19122) (10 sessions).

February 2017

  • Wednesdays, February 1, 8, 15, 22, 9:30 am – 10:30 am- Preschool Ceramics Program at Shissler Recreation Center (1800-56 Blair St. Philadelphia, PA 19125) (10 weeks).
  • Wednesdays,  February 1, 8, 15, 22, 9:30 am – 10:30 am- Preschool program at Samuels Recreation Center (3549 Gaul St, Philadelphia, PA 19134) (10 sessions) .
  • Wednesdays,  February 1, 8, 15, 22, 3:30pm-4:30pm After school Program at  Penn Treaty Middle School and High School (600 E Thompson St, Philadelphia, PA 19125) (10 sessions) .
  • Thursdays,  February 2, 9, 16, 23, 9:30am-10:30am Preschool Program at  Fishtown Recreation Center (1202-32 E. Montgomery Ave. Philadelphia, PA 19125) (10 sessions).
  • Thursdays,  February 2, 9, 16, 23, 3:30pm-4:30pm After school Program at  Towey Recreation Center (1832 N Howard St, Philadelphia, PA 19122) (10 sessions).
  • Tuesday, February 14, 11-1pm, Valentines- Perimeter Center for Veterans.
  • Tuesday, February 14, 2-3 pm, Valentines -Guild House (711 Spring Garden Street Philadelphia, PA 19123) /Tucker House (1001 Wallace St, Philadelphia, PA 19123).
  • Tuesday, February 21, 8:15 pm -9:00 pm- ASI Board Meeting.

March 2017

  • Wednesdays, March 1, 8, 22, 29 (Art Show),  9:30 am – 10:30 am- Preschool Ceramics Program at Shissler Recreation Center (1800-56 Blair St. Philadelphia, PA 19125) (10 weeks).
  • Wednesdays, March 1, 8, 22, 29 (Art Show), 9:30 am – 10:30 am- Preschool program at Samuel Recreation Center (3549 Gaul St, Philadelphia, PA 19134) (10 sessions).
  • Wednesdays, March 1, 8, 22, 29 (Art Show), 3:30pm-4:30pm After school Program at  Penn Treaty Middle School and High School (600 E Thompson St, Philadelphia, PA 19125) (10 sessions).
  • Thursdays, March 2, 9, 23, 30 (Art Show), 9:30am-10:30am Preschool Program at  Fishtown Recreation Center (1202-32 E. Montgomery Ave. Philadelphia, PA 19125) (10 sessions).
  • Thursdays, March 2, 9, 23, 30(Art Show), 3:30pm-4:30pm After school Program at  Towey Recreation Center (1832 N Howard St, Philadelphia, PA 19122) (10 sessions).
  • Tuesday, March 14 6:30- 8:30 pm  – ASI holding origami workshop with Free Library One Book Event at  Art Sphere Incorporated office in

    BOK Building, 1901 S 9th Street, Studio 502, Philadelphia, PA 19148

  • Tuesday, March 21, 8:15 pm -9:00 pm- ASI Board Meeting.
  • Saturday, March 18, 9am -1pm mural cleanup with Fulbright Scholars at  Towey Recreation Center (1832 N Howard St, Philadelphia, PA 19122).
  • Saturday, March 18, JHR Duck Stamp Contest. 

(March 15 and 16 College Spring Break)

April 2017

  • Wednesday, April 5, 9:30 am – 10:30 am- Snow day Make up day , Preschool Ceramics Program at Shissler Recreation Center (1800-56 Blair St. Philadelphia, PA 19125) (10 weeks).
  • Wednesdays, April 5, 9:30 am – 10:30 am-Snow day Make up day, Preschool program at Samuels Recreation Center (3549 Gaul St, Philadelphia, PA 19134) (10 sessions).
  • Wednesdays, April 5, 3:30pm-4:30pm Snow day Make up day,  After school Program at  Penn Treaty Middle School and High School (600 E Thompson St, Philadelphia, PA 19125) (10 sessions) .
  • Thursday, April 6 , 9:30am-10:30am – Art Show, Preschool Program at  Fishtown Recreation Center (1202-32 E. Montgomery Ave. Philadelphia, PA 19125) (10 sessions).
  • Thursday, April 6 , 3:30pm-4:30pm -Art Show, After school Program at  Towey Recreation Center (1832 N Howard St, Philadelphia, PA 19122) (10 sessions).
  • Saturday April 8, 9:00am-12:00 noon 10th Annual Philly Spring Cleanup at  Towey Recreation Center (1832 N Howard St, Philadelphia, PA 19122).
  • Tuesday, April 18, 8:15 pm -9:00 pm- ASI Board Meeting.

May  2017

  • Wednesday TBD, 3:30pm-4:30pm Mural Unveiling  at  Penn Treaty Middle School and High School (600 E Thompson St, Philadelphia, PA 19125)
  • Saturday TBD, 9:00am-12 noon Neighborhood Cleanup at  Fishtown Recreation Center (1202-32 E. Montgomery Ave. Philadelphia, PA 19125)
  • Saturday, May 6th, 9-1pm mural cleanup with Fulbright Scholars at  Towey Recreation Center (1832 N Howard St, Philadelphia, PA 19122).
  • ASI Office closed May 10-May 21.
  • Tuesday, May 23, 8:15 pm -9:00 pm- ASI Board Meeting.
  • Thursday, May 25, 4 pm-6 pm- Teacher Orientation,at  Art Sphere Incorporated office in BOK Building, 1901 S 9th Street, Studio 502, Philadelphia, PA 19148

June 2017

  • Mondays, 9am-11am Summer Program at  Fishtown Recreation Center (1202-32 E. Montgomery Ave. Philadelphia, PA 19125) (10 weeks).
  • Mondays, 11:00 am – 1:00 pm Summer Program at  Towey Recreation Center (1832 N Howard St, Philadelphia, PA 19122) (10 weeks).
  • Tuesdays, 9:00 am – 11:00 am- Preschool Ceramics Summer program at Shissler Recreation Center (1800-56 Blair St. Philadelphia, PA 19125) (10 weeks).
  • Tuesdays, 11:00 am – 1:00 pm- Summer program at Shissler Recreation Center (1800-56 Blair St. Philadelphia, PA 19125) (10 weeks).
  • Tuesday, June 20, 8:15 pm -9:00 pm- ASI Board Meeting.

July 2017

  • Mondays, 9am-11am Summer Program at  Fishtown Recreation Center (1202-32 E. Montgomery Ave. Philadelphia, PA 19125) (10 weeks).
  • Mondays, 11:00 am – 1:00 pm Summer Program at  Towey Recreation Center (1832 N Howard St, Philadelphia, PA 19122) (10 weeks).
  • Tuesdays, 9:00 am – 11:00 am- Preschool Ceramics Summer program at Shissler Recreation Center (1800-56 Blair St. Philadelphia, PA 19125) (10 weeks).
  • Tuesdays, 11:00 am – 1:00 pm- Summer program at Shissler Recreation Center (1800-56 Blair St. Philadelphia, PA 19125) (10 weeks).
  • Tuesday, July 18, 8:15 pm -9:00 pm- ASI Board Meeting.

August 2017

  • Mondays, 9am-11am Summer Program at  Fishtown Recreation Center (1202-32 E. Montgomery Ave. Philadelphia, PA 19125) (10 weeks).
  • Mondays, 11:00 am – 1:00 pm Summer Program at  Towey Recreation Center (1832 N Howard St, Philadelphia, PA 19122) (10 weeks) .
  • Tuesdays, 9:00 am – 11:00 am- Preschool Summer program at Shissler Recreation Center (1800-56 Blair St. Philadelphia, PA 19125) (10 weeks).
  • Tuesdays, 11:00 am – 1:00 pm- Summer program at Shissler Recreation Center (1800-56 Blair St. Philadelphia, PA 19125) (10 weeks).
  • Tuesday, August 22, 8:15pm-9pm ASI Board Meeting 
  • Tuesday, August 15, 1:30pm – 2pm – Elementary Program Art Show at Shissler Recreation Center.
  • Friday, August 18, 1:30- 2:00pm -Elementary Program Art Show at  Towey Recreation Center. 
  • Friday, August 18, 9:00- 11am Elementary Program Art Show at  Fishtown Recreation Center. 
  • Tuesday, August 15, 1:30 – 2pm Preschool Program Art Show at Shissler Recreation Center.
  • Thursday, August 17, 9:00 am – 11:00am Volunteer Meeting – Volunteers interested in teaching for 10 week art programs to join us at Starbucks (4th and South Streets, second floor), for our Spring Volunteer Art Teacher Training.
  • Monday, August 28, 9:00 am – 1:00 pm Mural Program at  Towey Recreation Center (1832 N Howard St, Philadelphia, PA 19122) (Arcadia College).
  • Tuesday, August 22, 8:15 pm -9:00 pm- ASI Board Meeting.

September 2017

  • Wednesdays, September 13, 20, 27, 9:30 am – 10:30 am- Preschool Ceramics Program at Shissler Recreation Center (1800-56 Blair St. Philadelphia, PA 19125) (10 weeks).
  • Wednesdays, September  13, 20, 27,  3:30pm-4:30pm After school Program at Penn Treaty Middle School and High School (600 E Thompson St, Philadelphia, PA 19125) (10 sessions) .
  • Thursdays, September 14, 21, 28, 9:30am-10:30am Preschool Program at  Fishtown Recreation Center (1202-32 E. Montgomery Ave. Philadelphia, PA 19125) (10 sessions).
  • Thursdays, September  14, 21, 28, 3:30pm-4:30pm After school Program at Towey Recreation Center (1832 N Howard St, Philadelphia, PA 19122) (10 sessions).
  • Saturday and Sunday, September 2 & 3, ASI at Made in America United Way “Cause Village”, 11:30am-8:00pm (N. 22nd St. and Ben Franklin Parkway, Philadelphia PA, 19130).
  • Friday, September 15th from 4pm-6pm at Mabel Morris Family Home Visit Program, Art and crafts workshops supporting literacy and families. (1080 N Delaware Ave, Suite 300D). The event for Pre-K and K youth.
  • Saturday, September 23th, 9am-5pm, ASI craft table at UHURU Book Fair and Flea Market at Clark Park in West Philadelphia (4300 Baltimore Ave, Philadelphia, PA 19104).
  • Tuesday, September 19, 8:15 pm -9:00 pm- ASI Board Meeting.

October 2017

  • Saturday, October 7, 9am- 3 pm Philly Fall Nature Fest at John Heinz Refuge .
  • Wednesdays, 9:30 am – 10:30 am- October 4, 11, 18, 25  -Preschool Ceramics Program at Shissler Recreation Center (1800-56 Blair St. Philadelphia, PA 19125) (10 weeks).
  • Wednesdays, 9:30 am – 10:30 am- October 4, 11, 18, 25  -Preschool program at Samuels Recreation Center (3549 Gaul St, Philadelphia, PA 19134) (10 sessions).
  • Wednesdays, 3:30pm-4:30pm, October 4, 11, 18, 25  -After school Program at  Penn Treaty Middle School and High School (600 E Thompson St, Philadelphia, PA 19125) (10 sessions).
  • Thursdays, 9:30am-10:30am, October 5, 12, 19, 26  -Preschool Program at  Fishtown Recreation Center (1202-32 E. Montgomery Ave. Philadelphia, PA 19125) (10 sessions).
  • Thursdays, 3:30pm-4:30pm,  October 5, 12, 19, 26- After school Program at Towey Recreation Center (1832 N Howard St, Philadelphia, PA 19122) (10 sessions).
  • Thursday, October 19 from 9am-12pm. Cleanup at Towey Recreation Center with Banana Republic. (1832 N Howard St, Philadelphia, PA 19122). 
  • Tuesday, October 17, 8:15 pm -9:00 pm- ASI Board Meeting.

November 2017

  • Wednesdays, 9:30 am – 10:30 am, November 1, 8, 15, 29 – Preschool Ceramics Program at Shissler Recreation Center (1800-56 Blair St. Philadelphia, PA 19125) (10 weeks).
  • Wednesdays, 9:30 am – 10:30 am- November 1, 8, 15, 29 -Preschool program at Samuels Recreation Center (3549 Gaul St, Philadelphia, PA 19134) (10 sessions).
  • Wednesdays, 3:30 pm-4:30 pm November 1, 8, 15, 29 -After school Program at  Penn Treaty Middle School and High School (600 E Thompson St, Philadelphia, PA 19125) (10 sessions).
  • Thursdays, 9:30am-10:30 am- November 2, 9, 16, 30 -Preschool Program at  Fishtown Recreation Center (1202-32 E. Montgomery Ave. Philadelphia, PA 19125) (10 sessions).
  • Thursdays, 3:30 pm-4:30 pm – November 2, 9, 16, 30 -After school Program at  Towey Recreation Center (1832 N Howard St, Philadelphia, PA 19122) (10 sessions) .
  • Thursday,  11-1 pmMural – Perimeter Center for Veterans ( Veterans Multi-Service Center  -213-217 N. 4th Street, Philadelphia, PA 19106 ).- DTBD
  • Tuesday, November  21, 8:15 pm -9:00 pm- ASI Board Meeting.

December 2017

  • Wednesdays, 9:30 am – 10:30 am-, December 6 art show, 13 with ( make up day)  –  Preschool Ceramics Program at Shissler Recreation Center (1800-56 Blair St. Philadelphia, PA 19125) (10 weeks)).
  • Wednesdays, 9:30 am – 10:30 am, December 6, 13 with art show – Preschool program at Samuels Recreation Center (3549 Gaul St, Philadelphia, PA 19134) (10 sessions).
  • Wednesdays, 3:30 pm-4:30 pm, December 6, art show, 13 with ( make up day) – After school Program at  Penn Treaty Middle School and High School (600 E Thompson St, Philadelphia, PA 19125) (10 sessions).
  • Thursdays, 9:30am-10:30am -December 7 –art show, 14 (if needed- make up day)-Preschool Program at  Fishtown Recreation Center (1202-32 E. Montgomery Ave. Philadelphia, PA 19125) (10 sessions) .
  • Thursdays, 3:30pm-4:30pm -December 7 art show, 14 (if needed- make up day)-After school Program at  Towey Recreation Center (1832 N Howard St, Philadelphia, PA 19122) (10 sessions).
  • Tuesday, December 19, 8:15 pm -9:00 pm- ASI Board Meeting.