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Saturday, June 15

Braxton Congrove: TTYL - Fellowship Exhibition
Virginia Museum of Fine Arts

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...

RVA East End , Free
Elizabeth Van Lew Downloadable Walking Tour
Richmond Story House

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...

RVA East End , $
"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
PAAL Friday For The Arts!
Petersburg Area Art League
9am

In the Main Gallery, Three Faces of Art: Cynthia Profitt Cornett with Jerry and Pat Harvey Jerry and Pat live in Chester with four cats, two Mini Coopers, a...

Petersburg , Free
State of Deception
9am

The Nazi Party developed a sophisticated propaganda machine that deftly spread lies about its political opponents, Jews, and the need to justify war. But...

RVA Downtown , Free
The Art of Play
Lewis Ginter Botanical Garden
9am

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...

Henrico, RVA Northside , Prices Vary, $
Curious George™: Let’s Get Curious!
Science Museum of Virginia
9:30am

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 –...

RVA The Fan , $
Pompeii: The Immortal City
Science Museum of Virginia
9:30am

Making its North American debut at the Science Museum of Virginia, Pompeii: The Immortal City plunges guests into the heart of the drama and the ruins of the...

RVA The Fan , $
"Summer Steals" at Reynolds Gallery
Reynolds Gallery
10am

Summer Steals presents more than twenty works of art at price points selected to align with a variety of budgets. Both new and seasoned collectors will...

RVA The Fan , Free, Prices Vary
50 Years of Love in Prince George County
10am

This exhibit is a tribute to the 50th birthday of Virginia is for Lovers and a celebration of 50 years of Love in Prince George County and the couples who...

Prince George , Free
A City Personified Exhibit
The Branch Musuem of Architecture and Design
10am

Have you ever considered what a city needs to function in an orderly manner every day? Is it the way a city places certain time restrictions on street...

RVA The Fan , $
Art Exhibits @ Main
Richmond Public Library
10am

Art Exhibits@ Main The following exhibits will be on display from Friday, June 6, 2019, through Tuesday July 30, 2019: Gellman Room—“Art Omelet”—inspired...

RVA Downtown , Free
Cindy Neuschwander: A Measure of Life
Reynolds Gallery
10am

Marking the third solo exhibition of work by the late artist Cindy Neuschwander at Reynolds Gallery, A Measure of Life is comprised of over a dozen pieces of...

RVA The Fan , Free
Developing Richmond: Photographs from the Cook Studio
The Valentine
10am

When photographer George S. Cook relocated with his family to Richmond in 1880, he arrived in a city caught between the old and the new: Richmond bustled...

RVA Downtown , $
East End Library Storytelling Festival
Richmond Public Library
10am

Remember the last time you heard a GOOD story? It's time to hear a few! Join us for the 2nd Annual Storytelling Festival, where we will have an open mic for...

RVA East End , Free
JOHN MARSHALL: HIDDEN HERO OF NATIONAL UNION
Virginia Museum of History & Culture
10am

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

RVA The Fan , Free, $, Prices Vary
Monument Avenue: General Demotion/General Devotion
The Valentine
10am

A new exhibition debuting at the Valentine will conceptually reimagine Richmond’s historic Monument Avenue. Opening at the Valentine on February 14, this...

RVA Downtown , Free, $, Prices Vary
Oh, Shenandoah: Landscapes of Diversity
Virginia Museum of History & Culture
10am

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

RVA The Fan , Free, $, Prices Vary
Summer Reading Kick Off
Richmond Public Library
10am

Join us for a fun filled Summer Reading Kick Off. Sign up for Summer Reading and get your "Reading Adventures Passport" to start Exploring Your World.

RVA Southside , Free
Summer Reading Kickoff
Richmond Public Library
10am

School is finally out and summer is just getting warmed up! Start off your summer break with us and our Summer Reading Kickoff program. We will be sharing...

RVA West End , Free
Summer Reading Program Kick-off
Richmond Public Library
10am

Join us for a fun, event-filled day to kick-off our Summer Reading Program.

RVA West End , Free
Summer Reading Program Kick-off
Richmond Public Library
10am

Join us for a fun, event-filled day to kick-off our Summer Reading Program. Pick up your reading BINGO card and get started!

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

Join us for a fun-filled, interactive story time! Story time aims to instill a love of reading with songs, rhymes, books and activities for ages 0-5 with an...

RVA Southside , Free
P.A.W.S. to Read with Sprite's Hero Therapy Dogs
Richmond Public Library
10:30am

Sign up for a 20 minute slot to read to a therapy dog. Build reading confidence and have fun! This program is presented in partnership with Sprite's Hero....

RVA Southside , Free
Southside Book & Writers Club
Richmond Public Library
11am

Southside Book and Writers Club (SBWC) strives to promote diversity in reading and writing. This club is dedicated to the advancement and education of all....

RVA Southside , Free
Summer Reading Kick Off
Richmond Public Library
11am

Join us for a fun filled Summer Reading Kick Off. Sign up for Summer Reading and get your "Reading Adventures Passport" to start Exploring Your World. ...

RVA Downtown , Free
Intuitive Collage Workshop
Scrap RVA
12pm

Learn to create intuitively using magazine images, paper scraps, pressed flowers and more by using basic collage techniques. $15/all materials...

RVA Northside , $
Master Class with Kara Robertson
KARAR DANCE COMPANY
12pm

Artistic Director, Kara Robertson will teach a Modern Dance Floorwork Master Class! Open to age 14 & up. $10 and FREE to all student currently majoring in...

RVA Arts & Cultural District , $
May-June Exhibits @ Art Works!
Art Works Gallery
12pm

6 new exhibits are on display through June 22nd. Visit us Tuesdays - Sundays 12 - 6 PM. Admission is free. Exhibits...

RVA Southside , Free
May/June 2019 Exhibition
Artspace
12pm

Richmond, VA - art space is pleased to present four new gallery shows, featuring artists Morgan Craig, Naomi Swyers, a group exhibition by Robin L. Ryder,...

RVA Southside , Free
Summer Reading Kick Off
Richmond Public Library
12pm

Join us for a fun filled Summer Reading Kick Off. Enjoy free ice cream and sign up for Summer Reading and get your "Reading Adventures Passport" to start...

RVA Northside , Free
Summer Reading Program Kick-off
Richmond Public Library
12pm

Join us for a fun, event-filled day to kick-off our Summer Reading Program. Enjoy some free ice cream while you pick up your reading Passport and get started!

RVA Northside , Free
Hour of Code with CoderDojo
Richmond Public Library
1pm

CoderDojo's mission is to introduce kids to technology and programming and inspire them to become "digital producers" instead of just being "digital consumers".

RVA Downtown , Free
J Thomas Brown Author Event
Book People
1pm

J. Thomas Brown's fast-paced adventure fantasy takes you through The Hole in the Bone to ancient Xinjiang where an archaeologist learns he had failed in his...

Henrico, RVA West End , Free
Summer Reading Kick Off
Richmond Public Library
1pm

Join us for a fun filled Summer Reading Kick Off. Sign up for Summer Reading and get your "Reading Adventures Passport" to start Exploring Your World.

RVA Northside , Free
Summer Kids Book Club Registration
Richmond Public Library
2pm

Stop by anytime during our open registration for our new “Summer Kids Book Club.” Learn the details, ask questions, and sign up to be a part of our club....

RVA Southside , Free
Summer Reading Kick Off
Richmond Public Library
2pm

Join us for a fun filled Summer Reading Kick Off. Sign up for Summer Reading and get your "Reading Adventures Passport" to start Exploring Your World. ...

RVA Southside , Free
Summer Reading Program Kickoff Party!
Richmond Public Library
2pm

Join us for the Summer Reading Program Kickoff, where we'll be beating the heat by creating our own ice cream sundae masterpieces! Don't forget to sign up...

RVA Southside , Free
Savannah Sipping Society
Swift Creek Mill Theatre
2:30pm, 8pm

Yet another terrific script from the authors of “The Dixie Swim Club,” “The Hallelujah Girls,” and “Always a Bridesmaid,” this delightful laugh-a-minute...

Colonial Heights , $$
JB Roberts MAGIC SHOW
Firehouse Theatre
6pm, 8pm

Magician and sleight of hand artist, JB Roberts, performs close up illusions and sleight of hand demonstrations that elevate your suspension of disbelief....

RVA The Fan , $, $$, Prices Vary
The Tempest
Quill Theatre
7:30pm

Prospero, the deposed Duke of Milan and now a powerful magician, raises a great storm to wreck the vessel casting his betrayers onto the shores of the...

RVA West End , $
CAT Theatre presents OFFICE HOURS
CAT Theatre
8pm

It’s Friday afternoon in the big city, and in six different offices, six different stories are unfolding at the same time. But they’re all connected somehow,...

Henrico , $, Prices Vary
Darrel Scott (Solo)
The Tin Pan
8pm

“I look like an insider because of everything I‘ve done but I always felt like an outsider,” Darrell Scott says. “And that’s important—to be an outsider.”...

Henrico, RVA West End , $$
Grey Gardens
Richmond Triangle Players
8pm

Journey deep into the wild and wonderful walls of Grey Gardens, the once posh long-island estate that has fallen into mysterious disrepair. See where it all...

RVA Downtown , Prices Vary
JB Roberts MAGIC SHOW
Firehouse Theatre
8pm

Magician and sleight of hand artist, JB Roberts, performs close up illusions and sleight of hand demonstrations that elevate your suspension of disbelief....

RVA The Fan , $, $$, Prices Vary
River City Community Players presents MAMA WON'T FLY
River City Community Players
8pm

River City Community Players presents “Mama Won’t Fly” by Jessie Jones, Nicholas Hope and Jamie Wooten (the playwrights of “The Dixie Swim Club” and...

Chesterfield , $
Savannah Sipping Society
Swift Creek Mill Theatre
8pm

Yet another terrific script from the authors of “The Dixie Swim Club,” “The Hallelujah Girls,” and “Always a Bridesmaid,” this delightful laugh-a-minute...

Colonial Heights , $$

Saturday, June 15