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Monday, April 8

Braxton Congrove: TTYL - Fellowship Exhibition
RVA East End , Free

The Virginia Museum of Fine Arts Fellowship Exhibition Program is proud to present TTYL an exhibition of new sculptures by Braxton Congrove. TTYL is on view...

Call For Artists 43rd Street Festival of the Arts
$

Call for Artists for the 28th annual 43rd Street Festival of the Arts. This year, the event is Saturday, September 14th, 2019, 10 am to 5 pm. This event is...

Celebrate WRIR 97.3 FM
Ashland, Chesterfield, Henrico, RVA Arts & Cultural District, RVA Downtown, RVA East End, RVA Southside, RVA West End, RVA The Fan , Free

From April 3 - 10, WRIR will celebrate the volunteers, listeners, musicians and change-makers who believe in the mission of WRIR: To air underrepresented...

Elizabeth Van Lew Downloadable Walking Tour
RVA East End , $

Download the tour and take it on your own time! This hour-long, two-mile audio tour will guide you along the streets of Church Hill and Tobacco Row while...

Faith in India: Her Faces and Spaces
8am
RVA Northside , Free

Union Presbyterian Seminary will host a free public exhibit, titled "Faith in India: Her Faces and Spaces," March 25 through May 10, 2019, at William Smith...

"New Virginians: 1619–2019 & Beyond" Exhibition
9am
RVA Downtown , Free

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...

Reflections on Fashion
9am
Hanover , Free

A one man show from local artist Mike Haubenstock, featuring his recent series of paintings of designer store windows and the reflections of the street...

The Art of Play
9am
Henrico, RVA Northside , Prices Vary, $

The Art of Play promises moments of joy, whimsy and enchantment as Lewis Ginter Botanical Garden comes alive with art that explores how playful interactions...

Curious George™: Let’s Get Curious!
9:30am
RVA The Fan , $

The insatiable curiosity of Curious George – the little monkey who has captured the imagination and hearts of millions of children and adults for 65 years –...

 Monumental Youth
10am
RVA The Fan , $

This exhibit collects the designs of Richmond region high school students for the next monument on Monument Avenue. The narratives, sketches, and sculptures...

April 2019 Art Exhibits @ MAIN
10am
RVA Downtown , Free

The following exhibits will be on display from Friday, April 5, 2019, through Tuesday June 4, 2019: Gellman Room, Dooley Foyer, & Dooley Hall—works in all...

Book Babies
10am
RVA West End , Free

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

For Art's Sake presents: the Small Works of James River Art League
10am
Goochland, Hanover, Henrico, RVA West End , Free

Stop by and see these Small Works from the artists of the James River Art League! Show Runs: April 1 - April 29 Opening Reception: Friday, April 12th, 5 -...

Fresh Paint: Murals Inspired by the Story of Virginia
10am
RVA The Fan , $

This unprecedented exhibition brings together original large-scale artwork created by Virginia-based artists with historical objects, books, letters,...

Hollar's Encyclopedic Eye: Prints from the Frank Raysor Collection
10am
RVA Arts & Cultural District, RVA The Fan , Free

This exhibition celebrates one of the least known but most remarkable and “modern” artists of the Baroque period. Focusing on his mastery of print work,...

JOHN MARSHALL: HIDDEN HERO OF NATIONAL UNION
10am
RVA The Fan , Free, $, Prices Vary

The distinguished life of John Marshall, the nation’s fourth chief justice of the Supreme Court, parallels the unfolding of the American experiment in...

James River Art League Exhibit at For Art's Sake Gallery
10am
Henrico , Free

James River Art League is having a "Small Works Exhibit" at For Art's Sake Gallery April 1 - 29. Reception April 12, 5-8pm. Attached painting, Memory of...

MERENDA CECELIA - Retooled Stories and Hallowed Hulls
10am
RVA Southside , Free

The Gallery@Nest is Proud to Present MERENDA CECELIA Retooled Stories and Hallowed Hulls. Join us for the opening reception on Saturday, March 23rd from...

March-April Exhibits at Crossroads Art Center
10am
Henrico , Free

Crossroads Art Center exhibits the work of emerging and established mid-Atlantic artists and promotes awareness and understanding of art forms, from crafts...

Oh, Shenandoah: Landscapes of Diversity
10am
RVA The Fan , Free, $, Prices Vary

Washington D.C. artist Andrei Kushnir has recorded the history of the Shenandoah Valley through a series of paintings that capture the extraordinary beauty...

Dragon Love Tacos with Mild Salsa
10:30am
RVA Northside , Free

Join us as Ms. Tyesha reads Dragon Love Tacos. Following the reading of the book, we will make our own taco salsa (red slime).

RIPPLE Storytime for National Library Week
10:30am
RVA Northside , Free

Join RIPPLE at a special storytime celebrating National Library Week. RIPPLE loves sharing his favorite stories, especially ones about the library!

Toddler Time
11am
RVA West End , Free

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

Spring Painting Classes with Curney Nuffer
1pm
Henrico , $, $$

Choose from two sessions: Mondays, March 4–April 29 | 1:00–4:00 p.m. Tuesdays, March 5–April 30 | 10:00 a.m.–1:00 p.m. Beginners, intermediate, and...

Homework Help/Reading Buddies
3:30pm
RVA Southside , Free

Volunteers and staff will be available to help students of all ages with homework, projects and literacy skills! ¡Voluntarios y empleados estar¡n disponibles...

Crafty Mondays - Recycled Flower Containers
4pm
RVA Downtown , Free

Crafty Mondays - DIY Recycled Flower Containers - Love having fun doing DIY recycled flower containers? Welcome to our Crafty Monday @ Main. For more details...

Make It Mondays
4pm
RVA Northside , Free

Bi-monthly arts and crafts program, themed or freestyle. Materials provided. Grades K-5.

Make Your Own Rainstick
4:30pm
RVA East End , Free

Celebrate National Library Week by making your own musical rainstick fusing everyday kitchen supplies. All materials will be provided. For children, teens...

Peep Into Your Favorite Book
4:30pm
RVA East End , Free

Kids and teens (ages 8 ), come get creative using the iconic Easter Candies: PEEPS! Choose your favorite book or literary character then create a diorama...

Art Monday
5:30pm
RVA Southside , Free

Create your own masterpiece with us. Ages 5-12. All supplies included.

Earl Swift Event with West End Branch Library
6:30pm
RVA West End , Free

A brilliant, soulful, and timely portrait of a two-hundred-year-old crabbing community along the Chesapeake Bay facing extinction because of climate...

How Technology Changed Sports
7pm
RVA East End , Free

A former competitive cyclist and current Historian at Purdue University walks into a bar to share his research on manufacturing victory – the technological...

Henrico Concert Band
7:30pm
Henrico , Free

Welcome the start of spring with a concert full of fun music! Call for reservations: 652-1460.

The Whiskey Rebellion
7:30pm
RVA The Fan , $

Richmond's own THE WHISKEY REBELLION performs an evening of music beginning with a tribute to The Beatles and closing out with their own blend of high-energy...

Keiko Matsui
8pm
Henrico, RVA West End , $$

"Keiko Matsui is appreciated not just as an artist but as a humanitarian. She dedicates every song she writes to causes that move her..."-NPR “My melodies...

Sara Bouchard: The Sound of a Stone
8:30pm
RVA Arts & Cultural District , Free

VCUarts Department of Kinetic Imaging presents MFA candidate Sara Bouchard's thesis performance, "The Sound of a Stone," at the W.E. Singleton Center for the...

Monday, April 8