Friday, October 16

Philadelphia Museum of Art, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

The fall chapter meeting will be at the new home of our ARLIS/NA President Kristen Regina. This is an open meeting, and we particularly extend a warm welcome to our Delaware Valley colleagues and students considering membership in ARLIS/NA.

Tentative schedule:

  • 9-10: Arrival and refreshments
  • 10 – 10:45: Tour of PMA Library including the Reading Room installation Mythography: Sources for Classical Myth (
  • 11:00 – 12:00: Presentations: History of the PMA Library and current initiatives
  • 12:00 – 1:30: Lunch on your own
  • 1:30 – 2:30: Business meeting (voting rights extended to chapter members)
  • 2:30 – 5:00: Tours (TBD)
  • 5:00: Happy Hour

Tentative business agenda:

  • Approval of Summer 2015 minutes
  • Report from Chair
  • Treasurer’s Report
  • Web and Communications Report
  • Chapter Mentoring Report
  • Student Outreach
  • WALRC Discussion
  • Call for nominations for open office


*Note: From 30th Street Station the PMA is a lovely 25-30 minute walk along the Schuylkill River Trail:
If anyone would like more detailed information about how to do this please contact Amanda Leftwich.

Street parking is available in front of the Perelman Building at no charge. If you’d prefer garage parking, it is available for $15 in the Main Building’s parking garage. This must be validated at the Visitor Services desk located at the Main Building on the Ground Floor.

For those driving to the Museum, use the Perelman’s address (not to be confused with the Main Building):

Perelman Building Address
2525 Pennsylvania Avenue
Philadelphia, PA, 19130