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Events

Wednesday, February 21

Going Places
RVA Arts & Cultural District , Free

Where did you go today? And how did you get there? We have developed so many modes of transportation that travel is possible like never before. Going Places...

Nuestras Historias: Latinos in Richmond
Ashland, Charles City, Chesterfield, Colonial Heights, Goochland, Hanover, Henrico, Hopewell, New Kent, Petersburg, Powhatan, RVA Arts & Cultural District, RVA Downtown, RVA East End, RVA Northside, RVA Southside, RVA West End

There are approximately 100,000 Latinos in the Richmond metropolitan area who represent a wide range of backgrounds and experiences. As Latinos immigrate to...

Stitching Culture: Chinese Textiles from the Carver Collection
RVA Northside , Free

Stitching Culture: Chinese Textiles from the Carver Collection on view February 8 through December 9, 2018, in the Lora Robins Gallery of Design from Nature,...

Student Art Display
Henrico , Free

See a display of artwork created by students at Highland Springs High School. A variety of 2D and 3D works will be featured.

The Abstract Athlete
RVA Arts & Cultural District , Free

1708 Gallery is pleased to present The Abstract Athlete, an exhibition that explores the correlation between art, sport, and science. Organized in...

The Horse in Ancient Greek Art
RVA Arts & Cultural District , Free

From myth and legend to warfare, sport, and transportation, the horse played an integral role in ancient Greek culture. Wealthy Greeks belonged to the social...

WWI Centennial Exhibition
RVA Arts & Cultural District , $

WW1 America features more than 100 objects, powerful multimedia presentations, and interactive experiences—focusing on the war as a transformational event....

LET THE LIGHT SHINE BRITE
8am
RVA Downtown , Free

The Main Street Gallery in association with Walton Gallery Inc., presents “Let the Light Shine Brite”. This is a group exhibition curated by Eric Walton,...

"The Last Swiss Holocaust Survivors" Exhibit
9am
RVA Downtown , Free

Join us for the "The Last Swiss Holocaust Survivors", a powerful traveling exhibition that gives voice to the women and men who built a new life in...

True Sons of Freedom: A Photographic Exhibition
9am
RVA Arts & Cultural District , Free

This free exhibition at the Library of Virginia explores the stories of Virginia’s African American soldiers who served during World War I. More than just...

Exhibition - VIRGINIA JAZZ: The Early Years
10am
RVA Downtown , $

Richmond Jazz Society presents the exhibition VIRGINIA JAZZ: The Early Years, highlighting over 30 Virginia artists who made significant contributions,...

Richard Carlyon: A Network of Possibilities
10am
RVA Arts & Cultural District , Free

A pivotal figure in the Richmond arts community, Richard Carlyon (1930-2006) maintained an active and diverse studio practice for over five decades. "A...

Children's Storytime--Black History Month
10:30am
RVA Southside , Free

Read-aloud with Ms. Lisa. Suitable for ages 3-5 with a caregiver.

Preschool Story time
10:30am
RVA Downtown , Free

PRESCHOOL STORY TIME:Â Â Join us for our interactive and engaging, fun-filled, educational story time with songs, stories and rhymes, and wonderful books and...

Story Time at Dinwiddie Library
10:30am
Hopewell , Free

Story time programs aim to instill a love of reading by encouraging parents and other special adults to read aloud to children. Activities in Story Time...

Story Time with the Children's Museum of Richmond
10:30am
RVA East End , Free

Join our Children's Librarian and the staff from the Children's Museum of Richmond for a story time and special crafts! Ages 3-5 with an adult.Â

The Reader's Friend Book Store
10:30am
Hopewell , Free

The Reader's Friend Book Store offers gently used books, cds, and dvds for bargain prices. Proceeds benefit all ARLS libraries.

'Snow | Stillness Covers the Land'
11am

Escape the cold this New Year by visiting Gallery Flux for the new group show, Snow: Stillness Covers the Land. The gallery will look like a winter...

Iterations: Contemporary Approaches to Drawing
1pm
RVA West End , Free

The artists featured in this exhibition challenge traditional, representational approaches to drawing and work with media and techniques not often associated...

One More Stitch
1pm
RVA West End , Free

Meet with other community members to knit, crochet or work with other fiber arts. Share ideas and techniques, get help or give help. All levels welcome.

Southside from the Heart Knitters
1pm
Hopewell , Free

knitters and crocheters from beginner to experienced create crafts and share their love of yarn.

The Personal is Political: Images of Women from the Harnett Print Study Center Collection
1pm
Free

The prints in the exhibition depict women either enacting or struggling against "roles" defined by society.

Turtles in Time: From Fossils to the Present
1pm
Free

The exhibition features more than 50 fossil turtle specimens from around the world.

Art Explorers @ Your Library
4:30pm
RVA West End , Free

Join us as we make crafts to celebrate Chinese New Year and Year of the Dog.

STEM Wednesday
4:30pm
RVA Southside , Free

Explore a different creative science, technology, engineering, or math project, third Wednesdays during the school year. Supplies provided, intended for...

Let the Lights Shine Bright Cocktail Party
5pm
RVA Downtown , Free

The Main Street Gallery in Association with Walton Gallery Inc., Presents “Let the Light Shine Brite”. This is a group exhibition curated by Eric Walton,...

PREVIEW: Bon à Tirer & Gallery Talk
6pm
RVA Northside , Free

“The Collaborative Nature of Prints: Life as a Master Printer” James Stroud, artist and master printer, Center Street Studio, and co-curator of the...

Patterson Pages - Adult Book Discussion Group
6:30pm
RVA West End , Free

This month's title is My Antonia by Willa Cather. Copies of this title are available at the library. Please call 804-646-1877 for additional...

A Raisin in the Sun
8pm
RVA Arts & Cultural District , $$

Lorraine Hansberry’s Tony award-nominated domestic drama follows the story of the Younger family, as they discover the dangers of dreaming big and the...

Wednesday, February 21