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    Strawberry Square functions as a downtown campus for these educational institutions:

    Temple University


    Temple University of Harrisburg

    Temple Harrisburg offers a variety of graduate degree programs, certificate-programs, and professional development opportunities. Temple University Harrisburg is located in the heart of downtown Harrisburg, the home of Pennsylvania's state government and capitol. The campus is located within the Strawberry Square complex, close to many state associations and businesses.


    Website: www.temple.edu/harrisburg

    Telephone: 1-866-769-1860

    Address: 234 Strawberry Square, Harrisburg, PA 17101

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    Harrisburg University


    Harrisburg University of Science and Technology

    Established in 2001 to address Central Pennsylvania’s need for increased opportunities for study leading to careers in science, technology, engineering and math (STEM) fields, Harrisburg University of Science and Technology is an innovative and ambitious private institution that produces graduates who provide increased competence and capacity in science and technology disciplines to Pennsylvania and the nation. Strawberry Square is the student center. The Whitaker Center for Science and the Arts provides auditorium space and numerous cultural events. Restaurant Row and City Island provide countless dining, shopping, sporting and socializing events. One of Pennsylvania’s most affordable private universities, Harrisburg University is known for small class sizes and a hands-on career-focused education. It offers state-of the-art academic resources throughout its $73-million 16-story Academic Center, engaging faculty, and the resources of a thriving city.


    Website: www.harrisburgu.net

    Telephone: 866-HBG-UNIV

    Address: 326 Market Street, Harrisburg, PA 17101

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    Best Friends Day Care Center


    Since 1983, Best Friends Day Care Centers have been providing quality child care for thousands of families throughout central Pennsylvania. Best Friends Day Care's newest location is in Strawberry Square. Call us today to set up your personal tour.


    Website: www.norrischildcare.com

    Telephone: 1-717-909-7900

    Address: 303 Walnut Street, Suite 111, Harrisburg, PA 17101

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    Capital Area School for the Arts


    Every day, 200 students from 30 school districts in the central Pennsylvania area travel to Strawberry Square to pursue an extraordinary opportunity. Passionate about their artistic expression, students attending CASA are willing to step out of the mainstream to "create themselves" and produce great art. CASA continues to be the significant and innovative provider of multi-disciplinary arts and academic programs in the region. The downtown location places the school in the heart of Harrisburg's arts district and provides students a living classroom with architectural, governmental, and urban inspiration. Now that CASA has become a Charter School, students spend the entire day taking art and academic classes in the Strawberry Square facility.


    Website: www.casa-arts.org

    Telephone: 717-732-8450

    Address: 150 Strawberry Square, Harrisburg, PA 17101

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    Messiah College


    Messiah College Harrisburg Institute

    Messiah College's Harrisburg Institute is an interdisciplinary research, service, and training site which develops strategies of community engagement that address core community issues and fosters mutual learning among students, educators, agencies and communities. 25 Messiah students live on site as part of the residential Serving and Living Together program, encouraging voluntary service and civic engagement in the City of Harrisburg. As part of the residential program, students have the opportunity to take a Harrisburg Cross-Cultural course.


    Website: www.messiah.edu/schools/edu_soc_sci/institute

    Telephone: 717-796-4786

    Address: 28 Dewberry Street, Harrisburg, PA 17101

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    SciTech High


    SciTech High offers students an integrated math and science curriculum developed in concert with the programs of study at the Harrisburg University of Science and Technology. Collaboration with the Harrisburg School District, SciTech High offers students a personalized learning experience focused on math and science in a technology rich environment.


    Website: www.hbgsd.k12.pa.us/scitechhigh/site/default.asp

    Telephone: 717-703-1900

    Address: 215 Market Street, Harrisburg, PA 17101

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    Hours & Directions

    Business Hours:

    Monday-Friday: 10:00am-6:00pm

    Saturday: 10:00am-5:00pm

    Sunday: closed

    Individual businesses' hours may vary

    Monday - Friday: Building opens at 5:00 AM and building closes at 9 PM
    Saturday: Building opens at 7:00 AM and building closes at 7 PM
    Sunday: Closed

    320 Market Street
    Harrisburg, PA 17101



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