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Tuesday, December 3

CALL FOR ENTRIES - JANUARY 2020 JURIED ALL MEDIA SHOW
Crossroads Art Center

Crossroads Art Center is excited to announce that we will be accepting online only entries for the All-Media shows effective December 1, 2019 for the January...

Henrico , $
Art Inspired: a BOJUart pop-up exhibition
8:30am

BOJUart gallery, located in Virginia Beach, is pleased to announce Art Inspired, a pop-up exhibition of BOJUart gallery artists hosted by the Gallery at 17...

RVA Arts District , Free
"New Virginians: 1619–2019 & Beyond" Exhibition
Library of Virginia
9am

Recent estimates place the number of foreign-born Virginians at just under one million, or about one in every eight people in the state. The composite...

RVA Downtown , Free
GivingTuesdayRVA
9am

Noted philnathropists speak about their relationships with nonprofits – valuable insights for nonprofits and their supporters. Also the presentation of...

Henrico , $$$, Prices Vary
Holocaust By Bullets
Virginia Holocaust Museum
9am

The Holocaust by Bullets was the systematic killing of Jews & Roma Sinti which started before the development of the concentration camps. These mass murders...

RVA Downtown , Free
Bionic Me
Science Museum of Virginia
9:30am

The Science Museum of Virginia’s newest touring exhibition “Bionic Me” showcases the ingenious medical, industrial and technological breakthroughs that have...

RVA The Fan , Prices Vary
43rd St Gallery Holiday Open House
43rd Street Gallery
10am

43rd Street Gallery HOLIDAY OPEN HOUSE The kick-off weekend is Friday, Saturday and Sunday, November 29, 30 and December 1. The Open House hours will...

RVA Southside , Free
Aggie Zed: Zed's Zeds
Randolph Macon College - Flippo Gallery
10am

An exhibition of paintings/drawings, ceramic & mixed metal works by Aggie Zed. Intimate in scale, Zed's work is both physically and emotionally layered and...

Ashland , Free
Beyond the Lens: Jackson Ward
Black History Museum and Cultural Center
10am

Students became contemporary history makers while exploring the rich history of Jackson Ward through digital photography. They developed their own projects...

RVA Downtown , $, Prices Vary
Edward Hopper and the American Hotel
Virginia Museum of Fine Arts
10am

The Virginia Museum of Fine Arts presents the premiere of Edward Hopper and the American Hotel, the first in-depth study of hospitality settings depicted in...

RVA The Fan , $
Fall 2019 Painting Classes with Curney Nuffer
Crossroads Art Center
10am

Beginners, intermediate, and advanced levels are welcome. Classes are primarily focused on oil painting, but Curney welcomes artists who work in acrylic and...

Henrico , $$$
Hamilton and The Virginians
Virginia Museum of History & Culture
10am

The “ten-dollar Founding Father” will take over the Virginia Museum of History & Culture to coincide with the Virginia tour of Lin-Manuel Miranda’s...

RVA The Fan , Prices Vary
Great Force Exhibition
Institute for Contemporary Art
10am

Great Force is an exhibition that uses painting, sculpture, photography, video, and performance to examine the reality of race in the United States. It will...

RVA Arts District , Free
Hey, Hey, Hey! Collection by Bill Cooper
10am

"I grew up in segregated Richmond during the fifties and sixties. There were not many people who looked like us in the media - especially on television and...

RVA Downtown , Prices Vary
Merry Christmas Charlie Brown
Virginia Museum of History & Culture
10am

For millions of Americans, it really isn’t Christmas until they have watched A Charlie Brown Christmas at least once! This exhibition examines the making of...

RVA The Fan , Prices Vary
Sundry Souls: Views. Values. Vibrancy
Black History Museum and Cultural Center
10am

Sundry Souls is a collection of work created by 17 artists who are as diverse as the images depicted in their creations. Yet, they share the common thread of...

RVA Downtown , $
Writing Triage
Richmond Public Library
10am

Come into Belmont for this free private 30-minute one-on-one editing session. Meet with the consultant for a quick review of your resume, book, or any type...

RVA West End , Free
Book Babies
Richmond Public Library
10:30am

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

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

Join us for a fun-filled, interactive family storytime! Enjoy songs, rhymes, books and activities for ages 0-5 with an adult.

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

Join us for fun and interactive stories, music and play for ages 18-36 months with their caregiver.

RVA Northside , Free
Crochet Club
Richmond Public Library
11am

Meet us on the first Tuesday of the month to learn how to knit and crochet. Bring your own materials or just use ours! This class is open to all levels of...

RVA East End , Free
Jesse Chun, enunciating silence and
1708 Gallery
11am

1708 is pleased to present enunciating silence and, a solo exhibition of new and recent work by Jesse Chun on view from November 1 - December 8. Through...

RVA Arts District , Free
Toddler Time
Richmond Public Library
11am

Join us for fun and interactive stories, music and play for ages 18-36 months with their caregiver. First Thursday of each month features a bilingual story...

RVA West End , 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.

RVA Downtown , Free
Africa's Art in Paint & Wood
Elegba Folklore Society
12pm

Visit Elegba Folklore Society’s Cultural Center and take in Africa’s Art in Paint & Wood. Browse through this eclectic collection of batiks from Burkina...

RVA Arts District , Prices Vary
ThinkSmall10 - 10th Biennial International Miniature Invitational Exhibition
Artspace
12pm

artspace opens the tenth installment of the ever-popular Biennial Miniature International Invitational, ThinkSmall10, on Friday, November 8. 2019 from 6 - 9...

RVA Southside , Free
Winter Exhibits and Holiday Shop at Art Works!
Art Works Gallery
12pm

Our Winter Exhibits begin the holiday season with a special gallery filled with holiday gifts—Richmond style. Everything is handmade, in Richmond—from...

RVA Southside , Free
Contested Spaces: 2019 Harnett Biennial of American Prints
University of Richmond
1pm

The 12th competitive national exhibition celebrating contemporary printmaking by artists throughout the US.

RVA West End , Free
Modern Quilt Guild Meeting
Studio Two Three
1pm

The Central Virginia Modern Quilt Guild supports and encourages the growth and development of modern quilting through art, education and community.

RVA Northside , $
READ Center
Richmond Public Library
1pm

The Read Center's mission is to help adults with low-level literacy develop basic reading and communication skills. Classroom instruction, one-to-one...

RVA East End , Free
Homework Help/Reading Buddies
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 estar¡n disponibles...

RVA Southside , Free
Pet Partners "Read with Me" @ Your Library
Richmond Public Library
4:30pm

Stop by the library and read with a furry friend. Each dog will patiently listen as you read a book of your choice. For ages 5 to 12. For additional...

RVA West End , Free
Read-Aloud: University of Richmond Students and Original Picture Books!
Richmond Public Library
4:30pm

West End Branch Library welcomes University of Richmond students who will read their original, weather- and climate-themed picture books. Come out and hear...

RVA West End , Free
Dominion Energy GardenFest of Lights
Lewis Ginter Botanical Garden
5pm

A holiday tradition featuring one million twinkling lights, handcrafted botanical decorations, model trains, holiday dinners, firepit with s’mores and hot...

Henrico , $, Prices Vary
Words on Fire: Happy Hour Poetry at Firehouse
Firehouse Theatre
6pm

Break out of the work week routine with a dose of hot verse at Firehouse! Featuring two showcase poets, an open mic sign up for those with a verse or two to...

RVA The Fan , $, Free
Words on Fire: Poetry Happy Hour
River City Poets
6pm

Break up your work week and join River City Poets for a night of open mic and featured poetry at Firehouse! It's also happy hour, which means grab a drink at...

RVA The Fan , $
Dr. Richard Bell
Virginia Museum of History & Culture
6:30pm

Historian Dr. Richard Bell will explore the history behind the lyrics of HAMILTON and discuss what the success of this musical phenomenon reveals about the...

RVA The Fan , Prices Vary, $
Holiday Jazz: A Tribute to Vince Guaraldi
Richmond Jazz Society, Richmond Jazz Society, Richmond Jazz Society
6:30pm

Join VPM’s Jazz host Peter Solomon as we get in the holiday spirit with R4ND4ZZO BIGB4ND’S tribute to Vince Guaraldi’s A Charlie Brown Christmas. This is a...

RVA The Fan , $
Holiday Sounds
Richmond Concert Band
7pm

Don’t miss out! Come out and join us for this family-friendly event and bring in the winter festivities with Holiday Sounds from the Richmond Concert...

Chesterfield , Free
The Menzingers w/ Tigers Jaw and Culture Abuse
The Broadberry Entertainment Group
7pm

The Menzingers Philadelphia-by-way-of Scranton punk band, The Menzingers are two years removed from Epitaph debut On The Impossible Past. Voted Album of the...

RVA The Fan , $, $$, Prices Vary
CUBAN SPECTACULAR, "PICTURES AT A CUBAN EXHIBITION II"
Modlin Center for the Arts
7:30pm

While walking through a flea market in Havana, Cuba, Dr. Mike Davison was amazed by the quality and quantity of Cuban paintings for sale. Our 2018 Cuban...

RVA West End , Free
Hamilton
7:30pm

HAMILTON is the story of America’s Founding Father Alexander Hamilton, an immigrant from the West Indies who became George Washington’s right-hand man during...

RVA Arts District, RVA Downtown , $$, $$$, Prices Vary
Thomas Gabriel - Grandson of Johnny Cash!
The Tin Pan
8pm

T.G. - as those closest to him call him - is the oldest grandchild of Johnny Cash. Predominately raised on the road, he often dreamed of a life as a...

Henrico, RVA West End , $$

Tuesday, December 3