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Wednesday, March 14

"Loosely Defined" at For Art's Sake Gallery & Studio
RVA Arts & Cultural District , Free

Fine art exhibit “Loosely Defined,” featuring the recent works by locally recognized artists Dani Ashbridge and Anne Negus will be held at For Art’s Sake...

Art Works February Exhibits
RVA Downtown , Free

The last days of winter will be primal and spontaneous at Art Works' 4th Friday reception featuring works by Titus Marques and dance by RVA Dance Collective....

Blythe King: Two Sides of the Same Coin
RVA Arts & Cultural District , Free

Blythe King is a rising mixed media talent who currently breaks new ground in collage, photography, and the ancient art of gold leafing. She has exhibited in...

Bon à Tirer Prints & Monotypes: From the Center Street Studio
RVA Northside , Free

Bon à Tirer Prints & Monotypes: From the Center Street Studio Archives on view February 22 through May 11, 2018, in the Harnett Museum of Art, features...

Carli Holcomb TRANSIENT Exhibit Run
RVA Arts & Cultural District , Free

Emerging artist, Carli Holcomb, returns to Quirk Gallery to present Transient, a hopeful re-encounter with a landscape of her past and the melancholic...

Don't Forget to Breathe
RVA Arts & Cultural District , Free

This exhibit features artwork created by Chesterfield County Public Schools elementary students who participate in their schools' Get Ready to Learn autism...

Downgraded and Upcycled: A Museum Studies Seminar Exhibition About Legacy Media
RVA Northside , Free

University of Richmond Museums presents Downgraded and Upcycled: A Museum Studies Seminar Exhibition About Legacy Media, on view from March 6 to May 11,...

Expressions of Impulse
RVA Downtown , Free

Gianna Paniagua received a heart transplant at 14 months of age. The experience shaped her life. “My medical life and art have always had a connection for as...

Glass Garden
RVA Arts & Cultural District , Free

Lauren Thorson is a designer who practices between teaching, studio(personal) and Studio-Set (commission). Her practice reflects a set of seemingly disparate...

Going Places
RVA Arts & Cultural District , $

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...

Patte Ormsby Paintings Exhibited
Ashland , Free

I paint on panels prepared with thick texture and reflective treatments. I build the paintings, layer upon layer with sprayed pattern, translucent oils,...

Rarities2
RVA Arts & Cultural District , Free

Please join us for Rarities2, Mixed Media Invitational Gallery Artists Group Exhibition with music graciously provided by Aurika. Showing some of their best...

Stitching Culture: Chinese Textiles from the Carver Collection
RVA West End , 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....

What the Living Carry
RVA Arts & Cultural District , Free

Candela Gallery is pleased to announce our first solo show with Virginia-based photographer, Morgan Ashcom. The exhibition coincides with the release of...

McKenney Book Group
3am
Hopewell , Free

This event has a Google Hangouts video call. Join:...

Evening Storytime
6am
RVA Southside , Free

Join us for our interactive and engaging, fun-filled, educational story time with songs, stories and rhymes, and wonderful books and activities for ages 0 –...

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...

Civics 101
10am
RVA Downtown , Free

Civics 101 - Non-partisan topics in political and government current events, history, and law, including design and operation of the Electoral College

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,...

Children's Storytime
10:30am
RVA Southside , Free

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

Fort Lee, 100 Years - Its Importance to World War I
10:30am
Hopewell , Free

This is a Community First Winter Series, sponsored by the Hopewell Library in partnership with the Woman's Club of Hopewell. Refreshments are served from...

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...

Preschool Storytime
10:30am
RVA East End , Free

Join us for our fun, interactive, and educational story time featuring books, songs, rhymes and activities! For ages 3-5 with an adult.

March Mindfulness
12pm
RVA Arts & Cultural District , Free

Each Wednesday this month, join us at 12 pm for a 30 minute break from the madness of your hectic workweek. The Chrysalis Institute will lead an introduction...

March Mindfulness  - Live Music and Meditation
12pm
RVA Arts & Cultural District, RVA Downtown , Free

Enjoy a half-hour break for meditation, art, and music during lunch every Wednesday in March! Begin with a mindfulness practice led by a Chrysalis Institute...

Chesterfield Needlework Friends
1pm
Chesterfield , Free

Knit, crochet, socialize and share your techniques with others. All skill levels are welcome.

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.

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.

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

Science | Technology | Engineering | Math Join us for an afternoon of learning about maps as we hunt for pirate treasure. Ages 5-12

Young Adult Writers Workshop
5pm
Chesterfield , Free

So you want to be a writer? We are hosting a monthly workshop to help you hone your skills and develop your style. Join fellow writers for creative writing...

When Every Second Counted: A Reflection on the Historic and Dramatic Race to Transplant the First Human Heart
5:30pm
RVA Arts & Cultural District , $

The Virginia Museum of History & Culture and the MCV Foundation present, "When Every Second Counted: A Reflection on the Historic and Dramatic Race to...

Taming the American Car
5:45pm
RVA Arts & Cultural District , Free

s there any technology that we love more than our automobiles? Come hear about Taming The American Car; the rules of the road that fueled innovation in the...

Taming The American Car
6pm
Free

Over a sip of some sort, enjoy hearing from a Historian of science and technology giving an informal talk about the rules of the road that fueled innovation...

Figure Drawing
6:30pm
RVA Northside , $

Join us for a fun and casual drink and draw session at Studio Two Three every second Wednesday of the month from 6:30-9:00pm and only 6 dollars! We do not...

Camera Club of Richmond Monthly Meeting
7pm
Hanover, RVA Northside, Henrico

If you love to learn about, create, or just appreciate beautiful photography, then please join us! CCR meets the 2nd Wednesday of each month (except...

Stars of David
7:30pm

A Richmond premiere by Jewish Family Theatre at the Weinstein JCC. How Jewish celebrities feel about being Jewish told through story and song. March...

I Am My Own Wife
8pm
RVA Arts & Cultural District , $

Richmond Triangle Players continues its 25th Anniversary celebration with a revival of Tony Award-winning playwright Doug Wright’s I Am My Own Wife. ...

Wednesday, March 14