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Friday, April 9

Call for Entries - May 2021 All Media Show
Crossroads Art Center

Crossroads Art Center is excited to announce an online call for entries the May All-Media Show. There is no theme for this exhibit. All work submitted...

$
Virtual Event
Encore! Literary Panel Discussion: BALANCING ACT: Striking a Balance Between Your Writing Goals and Real World Pressures
James River Writers

Lets face it, trying to find the balance between the real world while working towards your dream of writing and finishing your book can seem daunting. But it...

Prices Vary, $
Virtual Event
Encore! Literary Panel Discussion: THE BOOK ENTREPRENEUR: Getting the Business Side of Your Writing Career Right!
James River Writers

Did you know that most indie authors spend more time on their book business than writing? How do you get seen? Should you form a company? How active on...

Prices Vary, $
Virtual Event
RVA Library Storytime Shorts
Richmond Public Library

Read along with Miss Hannah from the Belmont Library as you explore a picture book together. This can be viewed every Friday on our Richmond Public Library...

Free
Virtual Event
StoryWalk® @ West End Branch Library: Spring is Here!
Richmond Public Library

Stop by the West End Branch Library for our latest StoryWalk®. Start on the patio and follow the pages in the windows until you reach the rear entrance to...

RVA West End , Free
Swift Creek Mill Theatre's Young People's Playhouse
Swift Creek Mill Theatre

Since 1989, Swift Creek Mill Theatre has been providing quality educational plays that cobine learning with arts and culture. Our original producations...

Prices Vary, $$
Virtual Event
Unfinished Business
Library of Virginia

Despite ratification of the Nineteenth Amendment to the Constitution in 1920, many people in the United States were denied the right to vote because of...

RVA Downtown , Free
Young Writer's Workshop
Richmond Public Library

Do you have a great idea for a story, but not sure what to do next? Do you think your favorite character got a raw deal, and you know exactly what should...

Free
Virtual Event
A Million Blooms
Lewis Ginter Botanical Garden
9am

Visit Lewis Ginter Botanical Garden for the celebration of spring! A parade of blooms unfurls as the weather warms: daffodils, tulips, peonies, roses and...

Henrico , $
Image by Tom Hennessy
Lewis Ginter Botanical Garden
9am

Experience 50 acres of cultivated gardens, woodland paths and wild spaces along with the interconnectedness of people, plants and water. Restore yourself...

Henrico , $
GENEALOGY VIRTUAL WORKSHOP  Private Papers at the Library of Virginia
Library of Virginia
10am

In addition to state and county records, the Library of Virginia holds nongovernment papers such as Bible records, family papers, letters, organization...

$
Virtual Event
Harold Mendez: Let us gather in a flourishing way
Institute for Contemporary Art
10am

Let us gather in a flourishing way is a 10-year survey of Los Angeles-based artist Harold Mendez (b. 1977, Chicago). Comprising a selection of nearly 20...

RVA Arts District , Free
Virginia JAZZ: The Early Years Exhibition
Black History Museum and Cultural Center
10am

VIRGINIA JAZZ: The Early Years is a cultural feast of musical artists from Virginia who, from the early 1900s to the mid-1960s, played critical roles in...

RVA Arts District, RVA Downtown , $
Danny Trent
Art Works Gallery
12pm

These new exhibits continue through April 17, 2021: The Things We Say When We Break the Line by Inge Strack and Danny Trent Inge Strack is a German born,...

RVA Southside , Free
First Chapter Friday!
Richmond Public Library
3:30pm

Join Miss Hannah in exploring a new book! She will read the first chapter of the book and, together, you will discuss what you thought about the first...

Free
Virtual Event
part of the show poster, an illustration of two people dressed in traditional commedia costumes
VCUarts Theatre, VCUarts Theatre
5pm

THE DENTIST by Terry Glaser Directed by Jeff Darland Performances April 8th – April 16th, 2021 Tickets are free and require a registration. Love,...

RVA The Fan , Free
CHAMBER MUSIC SOCIETY OF LINCOLN CENTER FRONT ROW: NATIONAL, SUMMER EVENINGS IV
Modlin Center for the Arts
7pm

This series of programs, expertly curated by David Finckel and Wu Han, Chamber Music Society of Lincoln Center Front Row: National co-artistic directors,...

Free
Virtual Event
Fires in the Mirror
7:30pm

FIRES IN THE MIRROR by Anna Deavere Smith directed by Katrinah Carol Lewis performed by Jamar Jones Fri March 26-Sun April 25, 2021 The full title of...

RVA The Fan , $

Friday, April 9