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Events

Wednesday, September 19

Art Exhibits @ Main 2018
RVA Downtown , Free

The following exhibits will be on display for two months from Friday, September 7, 2018,through Tuesday, October 30, 2018: Gellman Room, Dooley Foyer &...

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,...

"One Degree of Separation: Jordan Flower, Linda Hollett-Bazouzi, Coakley Brown"
9am
Hanover , Free

The title for this show celebrates the many different ways in which these three artists are ‘related’ to each other. While all three landscape painters are...

Dawn Wadsworth's solo show, "Extenison"
9am
RVA Arts & Cultural District , Free

Artist's reception Thursday, September 6, 5 - 8 pm Kendra Dawn Wadsworth's solo show, Extenison, will be featured in Quirk's Main Gallery as well as The...

Origami in the Garden, Art by Kevin Box
9am
Henrico , $

April 13 – September 30, 2018, 9 a.m. – 5 p.m. Plus extended summer hours on Thursday nights until 9 p.m. at Flowers After 5 Origami in the Garden is an...

Sophie Treppendahl, "Skinnydip Daydreams And A Striped Shirt"
9am
RVA Arts & Cultural District , Free

Sophie Treppendahl's newest solo show, Skinnydip Daydreams And A Striped Shirt, opens in Quirk's Pink Gallery on Thursday, August 9 and continues through...

There's Just Us
9am
RVA Downtown , Free

August 11 and 12 marks the one-year anniversary of the Unite the Right protests that shook the quiet, central Virginia city of Charlottesville. The Virginia...

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...

For Art's Sake presents: Collective Influence II
10am
Goochland, Henrico, RVA West End , Free

Stop by and see this patron favorite and annual exhibit. Collective Influence II marks the second year of this collaboration between For Art's Sake Gallery...

Pandemic: Richmond
10am
RVA Arts & Cultural District, RVA Downtown , $

May 10, 2018–January 6, 2019 Regular Museum Admission Price Pandemic: Richmond explores the repeated storms of disease that have swept through the city....

PreSchool Storytime
10am
RVA Northside , Free

Join us at North Avenue Branch Library for awesome stories, tons of fun, and a special craft! Hope to see you there for a great half hour of Pre-School...

Pretty Powerful: Fashion and Virginia Women
10am
RVA Arts & Cultural District, RVA Downtown , $

April 26, 2018–January 27, 2019 Regular Museum Admission Price Drawing on the Valentine’s extensive collection of historic and contemporary costume, Pretty...

RAG: 2018
10am
Ashland , Free

The Flippo Gallery of Randolph-Macon College is proud to present an exhibition of work from RAG: the Richmond Artists' Group, a loose collection of artists...

RSOL Designer House
10am
RVA Northside , Prices Vary

Richmond Symphony Orchestra League’s 18th Designer House will feature the renowned Holly Lawn estate in Richmond’s Hermitage Road Historic District. This...

Senior Music Hour Vaudeville
10am
RVA Northside , Free

Join us for our first Fall Senior Music Hour on September 19 at 10 a.m. for an exciting performance at Pine Camp Arts and Community Center, 4901 Old Brook...

Senior Book Club ~ Fiction Focus
10:15am
RVA West End , Free

Join our book discussion each month for Richmond adults age 55 and older. Upcoming titles include: Never Caught: Dunbar -May 16 No One Is Coming to Save...

Pirate Day StoryTime
10:30am
RVA Downtown , Free

Ahoy Matey!! Join us for a special PIRATE STORY TIME - come dressed up and recieve "treasure".

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.

August-September Exhibits @ Art Works
12pm
RVA Arts & Cultural District, RVA Downtown, RVA Southside , Free

6 new exhibits and 75 artist studios open Tuesday - Sunday 12 PM - 6 PM. The exhibits continue through September 22, 2018. Admission is free and open to...

August/September Exhibition
12pm
RVA Southside , Free

artspace is pleased to present five new gallery shows, featuring abstract and figurative works by Wingchow, drawings by Lauren Scavo, a showcase of work by...

Book Talk with John Bryan & Rob Carter: "America's Favorite Flies"
12pm
RVA Arts & Cultural District, RVA Downtown , Free

America's Favorite Flies, a book by Rob Carter and John Bryan, is a landmark gathering of 224 fly fishers from across North America, each of whom has...

"Living in the Key of 'B' Unnatural"
12:30pm
RVA Southside , $

This is a serio-comedy about a woman's attempt to live a simplistic and frugal life while running away from her past. In this play, we learn whether it is...

 Mixed Media Painting Classes with Susan Stuller
1pm

Choose from Tuesday or Wednesday sessions Tuesdays | 1:00 – 3:30 p.m. Wednesdays | 1:00 p.m. – 3:30 p.m. Classes begin on August 1, 2018, and are...

Pirate Day Treasure Hunt
4pm
RVA Downtown , Free

AARGH!! Are you worthy to find me treasure?? Come down to the library for a Treasure Hunt.

Art Exploreres: Talk Like a Pirate Day
4:30pm
RVA West End , Free

Join us as we talk like pirates, hunt for treasure and make a pirate-themed craft. Costumes appreciated but not required! Ages 5-12

Keep Kids Creative Week: Play-Doh
4:30pm
RVA Northside , Free

Keep Kids Creative Week September 17-21, 2018 Join us as we celebrate Keep Kids Creative Week! Kids will be able to use Play-Doh to create a variety of...

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...

Gallery at First UU
5pm
RVA Downtown , Free

A visual feast for the eyes, this is not your grandma's church-basement craft show! Gallery at First UU, our 53rd annual Fine Arts and Crafts Show and Sale...

Cinema @ Your Library!
5:45pm
RVA Northside , Free

Join us for a family friendly flick! We will provide a warm room and the popcorn. Feel free to bring your own snacks or drinks (for the meeting room only...

"Of secrecy, the violet" Exhibition
6pm
Free

The Visual Arts Center of Richmond presents an exhibition of work by New York City-based artist Elissa Levy, titled "Of secrecy, the violet." The show opens...

Back to School Bash
6pm
RVA Southside , Free

Congratulations! You made it through the first, full week of school. Come celebrate and socialize with us during our Back to School Bash. Enjoy food, music,...

Teen Scene
6pm
RVA Southside , Free

Once a month, join us for a movie at 6:00 pm. This month's movie is "Spare Parts" rated PG-13. Popcorn provided! For more information call 804-646-8833.

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

This month we are reading and discussing Underground Railroad by Colson Whitehead. Copies of this title are available at the library. Please call...

The Gallery@Nest is Proud to Present "Frank Heller 2B - 1 Drawing Lead 2 Another"
6:30pm
RVA Southside , Free

Enjoy the unrivaled sense of humor and irony in the remarkable graphite drawings of Frank Heller. It’s #2 Pencils at their best - where 1 Drawing Lead 2...

Death Club Radio LIVE
7pm

This is the live version of writer, storyteller, and hospice chaplain Alane Cameron Ford and Phil Ford's ground-breaking WRIR radio program DEATH CLUB...

Poetry at Boogaloos!
7pm
RVA Northside , Free

We're back bringing poetry to this cool little Brookland Park hangout! Showcase and open mic from 7-9pm. Come join us for a signature cocktail & dose of...

Speaker Series: WWI “Over Here”
7pm
Hanover , Free

While we usually think of World War I as occurring “Over There,” a great deal happened here in the United States. From spying to sabotage to economic...

The Waybacks
8pm
Henrico , $$

They draw freely from the old school and the old world, but The Waybacks are no throwback. They are as uninhibited and unpredictable as the eclectic San...

Wednesday, September 19