West Park Cultural Center

The West Park Cultural Center (WPCC) uses arts and culture as a central tool in programs that help youth tap their creative and academic potential, and where residents can access the arts, education, and other programs that contribute to their personal development...

General Information

Email

info@westparkcultural.org

Phone

215-473-7810

Address

Mailing Address: 5114 Parkside Avenue, Philadelphia, PA 19131

Website

http://www.westparkcultural.org

Hours

We are open via phone 9am-5pm and by email. We are not a facility but an organization with programs in different locations.

Tags

Art Type

Visual Theater/Drama Dance

Art Activity

Art-making and Instruction

Program Time

In-school After School Weekends Summer

Age Group

6-10 11-13 14-19

About Us

The West Park Cultural Center (WPCC) uses arts and culture as a central tool in programs that help youth tap their creative and academic potential, and where residents can access the arts, education, and other programs that contribute to their personal development.

Services Offered

WPCC provides afterschool arts programming in the School of the Future (open to children and youth community-wide). Ceramics is a core afterschool class that is offered in three (16 class) sessions (fall, winter, spring). On Saturdays "danceLogic" is for teen girls combining dance and computer coding. Camp Ginkgo for children ages 5-12 is located at the Fairmount Park Horticulture Center. The annual West Park Arts Fest happens every 2nd Saturday in June.

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