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Thursday, March 13, 2014
Intact Abstract

An exhibition of new work by the artists of PDDC's Eleanor Elkin and Richard Elkin Cultural Arts Center to celebrate Developmental Disabilities Awareness Month. On view from March 13th through March 27th and is located at the Temple Administrative Services Building, 2450 West Hunting Park Avenue, Philadelphia
215.229.4550, extension 172 or lprice@arcpddc.org

Friday, June 28, 2013
Collective Perspectives

(L-R) Eleanor Elkin, SpArc Philadelphia CEO Laura Princiotta, and PDDC Cultural Arts participant Mike Squillaciotti pose with a gift Squillaciotti gave Elkin to commemorate the event. Photo by Laurence Kelly/SpArc Philadelphia

On Thursday, June 27, SpArc Philadelphia named PDDC’s Cultural Arts Center for Eleanor Elkin and Richard Elkin who are life-long champions, supporters and friends of the organization. The naming ceremony was part of the opening of the new exhibit, Collective Perspectives, which features artwork from participants of the Cultural Arts Center programs and a community mural project. Nearly 150 people turned out to share in the festivities and to take in the artwork. The exhibition is open through October 24, 2013.

To view photos from the event click here

For more information please contact Linda Price at 215.229.4550 x172 or lprice@arcpddc.org


Wednesday, May 2, 2013
A Special Visit from Mexico

Photo by Laurence Kelly/SpArc Philadelphia

SpArc Philadelphia was privileged to host a State Department-sponsored group of disability rights executives and activists from Mexico City this month.

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Wednesday, May 22, 2013
2013 Toast to Talent!

Photo by Laurence Kelly/SpArc Philadelphia

"A Toast to Talent", SpArc Philadelphia's very own version of American Idol, was a great success! Two shows packed with talent had everyone smiling from ear to ear.

Be sure to check out our full gallery of pics: Click Here

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