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Tuesday, December 7

#ArtsHuntRVA
Richmond Performing Arts Alliance

What is #ArtsHuntRVA? Richmond Performing Arts Alliance (RPAA) and CultureWorks have partnered to bring a unique and interactive arts experience to the...

Chesterfield, Colonial Heights, Hanover, Henrico, Hopewell, Petersburg, Powhatan , Free
Architects and Designers as Artists Call For Entries AMS
Crossroads Art Center

It is no surprise that successful architects and designers have an eye for colour, form, texture, and space. However, some of the most prolific architects...

Henrico , $
Virtual Event
Disguise a Gingerbread Man Contest
Richmond Public Library

The holiday season is approaching and the Gingerbread Man needs your help! Help create the perfect disguise for him/her/them based on your favorite book...

RVA Southside , Free
Disguise a Gingerbread Man Contest
Richmond Public Library

The holiday season is approaching and the Gingerbread Man needs your help! Help create the perfect disguise for him/her/them based on your favorite book...

RVA Downtown , Free
Disguise a Gingerbread Man Contest
Richmond Public Library

The holiday season is approaching and the Gingerbread Man needs your help! Help create the perfect disguise for him/her/them based on your favorite book...

RVA Northside , Free
Disguise a Gingerbread Man Contest
Richmond Public Library

The holiday season is approaching and the Gingerbread Man needs your help! Help create the perfect disguise for him/her/them based on your favorite book...

RVA West End , Free
Disguise a Gingerbread Man Contest
Richmond Public Library

The holiday season is approaching and the Gingerbread Man needs your help! Help create the perfect disguise for him/her/them based on your favorite book...

RVA West End , Free
Disguise a Gingerbread Man Contest
Richmond Public Library

The holiday season is approaching and the Gingerbread Man needs your help! Help create the perfect disguise for him/her/them based on your favorite book...

RVA Southside , Free
Disguise a Gingerbread Man Contest
Richmond Public Library

The holiday season is approaching and the Gingerbread Man needs your help! Help create the perfect disguise for him/her/them based on your favorite book...

RVA Southside , Free
Disguise a Gingerbread Man Contest
Richmond Public Library

The holiday season is approaching and the Gingerbread Man needs your help! Help create the perfect disguise for him/her/them based on your favorite book...

RVA East End , Free
Disguise a Gingerbread Man Contest
Richmond Public Library

The holiday season is approaching and the Gingerbread Man needs your help! Help create the perfect disguise for him/her/them based on your favorite book...

RVA Northside , Free
Stewart Artwork inspired by the 2020 COVID-19 Pandemic
Virginia War Memorial

The new veteran art exhibit, From Wings to Waves: The Artwork of Maureen Stewart, will be on display in the Virginia War Memorial’s Veterans’ Art Gallery...

RVA Arts District, RVA Downtown, RVA The Fan , Free
January 2022 Call For Entries All Media Show
Crossroads Art Center

Call for Entries: December 1-19, 2022 Artists Notified: Monday, December 27, 2021 via Email 70 pieces will be chosen to be in the online Exhibition. 20...

Henrico , $
Virtual Event
MRAA Annual Show 2021
Metropolitan Richmond Artists Association

Opening Reception – The 2021 Annual Members Show of The Metropolitan Richmond Artists Association, the oldest artist group in Metro Richmond, is at...

Take & Make: Paper Dahlia Wreath
Richmond Public Library

Create a festive fall or winter wreath with these lovely paper dahlias! Be sure to stop into the East End Branch anytime between December 1st to December...

RVA East End , Free
Santa’s Wonderland Continues In-person at Bass Pro Shops featuring FREE photos with Santa
8am

WHAT: Santa will be cruising into Richmond this Saturday, November 6 to officially kick off Santa’s Wonderland, the ultimate free family Christmas event, at...

Free
Santa’s Wonderland Continues In-person at Cabela’s featuring FREE photos with Santa
8am

WHAT: Santa will be cruising into Richmond this Saturday, November 6 to officially kick off Santa’s Wonderland, the ultimate free family Christmas...

Free
Columbia Pike: Through the Lens of Community
9am

Columbia Pike: Through the Lens of Community, a unique exhibition of photographs at the Library of Virginia, celebrates the extraordinary cultural diversity...

James River Art League Exhibit at Crossroads Art Center
9am

The James River Art League's November and December 2021 Exhibit features five talented artists including Margaret Matheson, Mary Pedini, Che, Dale Sawan and...

Six of the featured artists in the JRAL Art Exhibit at the Tuckahoe Area Library
James River Art League
9am

Artists from the James River Art League will exhibit 40 pieces of their work from December 1st through the 31st. Most of the artwork is available for sale.

Free
Art at the Museum
Science Museum of Virginia
9:30am

Hands-on exhibits aren't the only way to learn about the science all around you! The Museum often hosts smaller exhibitions that explore STEM topics through...

RVA Downtown, RVA The Fan , Prices Vary
Dineo Seshee Bopape: Ile aye, moya, là, ndokh…harmonic conversations…mm
Institute for Contemporary Art
10am

Ile aye, moya, là, ndokh…harmonic conversations…mm is a solo exhibition by South African artist Dineo Seshee Bopape. The show’s title calls to the...

RVA Arts District , Free
Jeremy Toussaint-Baptiste: Set It Off
1708 Gallery, 1708 Gallery
10am

Set It Off (October 29, 2021 – June 19, 2022) is a multi-site exhibition by Jeremy Toussaint-Baptiste. This exhibition consists of two variations of a...

RVA Arts District , Free
Joanna Tyka Cityscapes RVA
10am

In her bold, signature style, internationally recognized artist, Joanna Tyka explores the architecture of Richmond, Virginia in a series of cityscapes at The...

RVA Arts District, RVA Downtown, RVA East End, RVA Northside, RVA Southside, RVA West End, RVA The Fan , Free
Black History Museum
Virginia Museum of History & Culture
10am

In 2019, the VMHC and the Black History Museum and Cultural Center of Virginia (BHMVA) began a long-term partnership to share collections and resources to...

RVA Arts District , Prices Vary
Book Babies
Richmond Public Library
10:15am

Join us for a fun and interactive story, music and play for babies from birth to 17 months with their caregiver.

RVA Downtown , Free
Baby Storytime
Richmond Public Library
10:30am

Join us each week for a story time specially designed to engage and delight our youngest patrons! We’ll read and sing our way through fun stories and early...

RVA Southside , Free
Toddler Storytime
Richmond Public Library
10:30am

Join us on the patio at West End for interactive story, music, and play for ages 18-36 months with caregiver. Please note that at this time storytime has...

RVA West End , Free
Toddler Storytime @ WE now offered via Zoom
Richmond Public Library
10:30am

Due to the chilly weather, all outdoor storytimes at the West End location have been moved online. You can register to particpate in a virtual version of our...

RVA West End , Free
Book Break with BENJAMIN CAMPBELL "Richmond’s Unhealed History"
11am

Press pause during the mid-week rush to join a local author at the Library of Virginia for a book talk, casual conversation, and book signing. Presented by...

Commonwealth’s Pearl Harbor Day Remembrance Ceremony
11am

Join us in our Shrine of Memory: 20th Century, as we honor those killed during the attack on Pearl Harbor, December 7, 1941, resulting in the United States...

RVA Downtown , Free
Glenda Creamer
Art Works Gallery
11am

Winter Exhibits at Art Works! November 27th – January 22nd, 2022 See 5 new art shows and tour 75 artist studios. Visit us Tuesdays - Sundays 11- 5 PM. ...

RVA Downtown, RVA Southside , Free
Little Movers & Groovers Storytime (Birth - 24 months)
Richmond Public Library
11am

It's never too early to introduce your little one to reading! Bring your littles (birth - 24 months) over to the East End Branch for a fun and interactive...

RVA East End , Free
ThinkSmall11
Artspace
11am

Artspace is excited to announce its inaugural exhibition in the new gallery space in the Stratford Hills Shopping Center, featuring the 11th installment of...

Chesterfield, Goochland, RVA Arts District, RVA Downtown, RVA East End, RVA Northside, RVA Southside, RVA The Fan , Free
Toddler Time
Richmond Public Library
11:15am

Join us for fun and interactive stories, music and play for ages 18-36 months with their caregiver. *This program will be held outside weather...

RVA Downtown , Free
English for Speakers of Other Languages (ESOL)& English Literacy Civics (ELC)
Richmond Public Library
12pm

English language learners may sign up to attend classes for fall and spring. The class will meet on Tuesdays and Thursdays each week. This class is...

RVA West End , Free
VIRGINIA HUMANITIES RESEARCH FELLOW TALK  “Whatever Is Un-Virginian Is Wrong”: Richmond's Confederate Artists & the Origins of the Lost Cause
Library of Virginia
12pm

Join us online for a talk by Rachel Stephens, an associate professor of art history at the University of Alabama, who is currently a Virginia Humanities...

RVA Downtown
Virtual Event
Children's Educator Kelsey Deans
Lewis Ginter Botanical Garden
12:30pm

Join us for a weekly Garden Check-in and outdoor activities with Educator Kelsey Deans, Tuesdays at 12:30 p.m. on Facebook. From the Farm Garden to the...

Free
Virtual Event
Homework Help
Richmond Public Library
3:30pm

Volunteers and staff will be available to help students of all ages with homework, projects and literacy skills! ¡Voluntarios y empleados estarán disponibles...

RVA Southside , Free
ARGS Winterfest Showcase
Appomattox Regional Governors School
5pm

Live performances are BACK! Begin your holiday season with fantastic art and music! Visual Arts Gallery open each evening from 5-7 PM. FREE Tuesday - Dec...

Charles City, Chesterfield, Colonial Heights, Hopewell, Petersburg, Powhatan, Dinwiddie, Prince George , Prices Vary
Digging In The Crates
6pm

Digging In The Crates is a music series featuring DJ Jay Dion & DJ eXoO playing different genres of music. Fun for everyone and yes, PLEASE BE PREPARED TO...

RVA Arts District , Free
Jeremy Toussaint-Baptiste - Set It Off
1708 Gallery, 1708 Gallery
6pm

Set It Off is a newly commissioned multi-site exhibition at 1708 Gallery and the Institute for Contemporary Art at Virginia Commonwealth University (ICA)....

RVA Arts District, RVA Downtown , Free
Clements Junior High School Band and Choir Concert
7pm

The band and choir at Clements Junior High will perform in the Clements' Cafeteria

Weekly Community Class
7:15pm

Join Ezibu Muntu for Community Class every Tuesday to explore and learn more about the West African culture through dance, song, drum, & fun. Classes are...

Tuesday, December 7